Trump lit a fire by exiting the Iran Deal and poured gasoline on it by killing Soleimani

The US killing of Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani is a major loss for Iran, but it also crosses an important line in the Middle East. US leaders and interests are now potential targets, and the fallout out is likely to be very damaging to the US presence in the region, writes Gary Sick. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. The first time I heard the name of Gen. Qassem Soleimani mentioned as a possible president of Iran was during the last days of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s presidency, perhaps about 2012. Later it was fashionable in some circles to speculate about a replacement for the Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. Soleimani… Read More

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Our video producers traveled around the world tasting food for the show “Best of the Best.” Here’s everything they ate.

In 2019, Insider traveled to cities around the world tasting some of the best signature dishes the cities have to offer, to find which one really is the best of the best. Now, we’re rounding up all 14 episodes from season 2 for your viewing pleasure, from pizza in Naples to ramen in LA. 3 hosts from the season, Herrine Ro, Joe Avella, and Harry Kersh, also weigh in with some behind-the-scenes anecdotes from each episode. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Best Chocolate Chip Cookie in NYC 00:17 Best Taco in LA 14:58 Best Burger in London 32:27 Best Pastrami in NYC 49:02 Best Chicken Wings in Buffalo 1:03:33… Read More

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10 times celebrities snubbed their own TV shows

Sometimes actors aren’t the biggest fans of the shows that helped make them famous. Katherine Heigl once took herself out of the running for an award for “Grey’s Anatomy” because she didn’t think she was given the right material to deserve being nominated. Evangeline Lilly has said she was disappointed by the plot of “Lost” and her character’s storyline. The Jonas Brothers have all shared their regrets about starring on the Disney sitcom “Jonas.” Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. From actors who clash with their co-stars to celebrities who admit to disliking their own television shows, what you see on the small screen is often only half the story.… Read More

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Trump Wanted A Kiss, Former Fox News Reporter Says. So She Shut Him Down.

Courtney Friel, a former Fox News reporter, says President Donald Trump made advances towards her before he was elected to the presidency — and when they were each separately married. Friel outlines the alleged encounter in her upcoming memoir, Tonight At 10: Kicking Booze and Breaking News. During her time at the Fox News Channel, Friel would occasionally fill in as host on Fox and Friends (the show is a noted favorite of Trump’s), which was around the time when she claims Trump propositioned her. According to an excerpt from her book provided to the New York Daily News, Friel expressed an interest in judging the Miss USA beauty pageant… Read More

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Nail artists are using dish soap to create bubble nail art

Nail artists are constantly finding inspiring nail hacks, and this bubble nail art technique does not disappoint. Simply layer dish soap suds over a wet topcoat for this cool alligator-skin effect. It can be achieved over gel polish, chrome, and foil. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Join the conversation about this story » …read more Source:: Business Insider       

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A Week In Los Angeles, CA On A $125,000 Salary

Welcome to Money Diaries, where we’re tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We’re asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we’re tracking every last dollar. Today: a Director of Social Media who makes $125,000 per year and spends some of her money this week on a Munchkin Potty. Occupation: Director, Social Media Industry: Entertainment Age: 30 Location: Los Angeles, CA Salary: $125,000Paycheck Amount (2x/month): $3,323.50 Gender Identity: Woman Monthly ExpensesRent: $950 (for my half of the rent, split evenly with my husband)Student Loans: $832.38 (I recently paid off my car loan so am now putting that money… Read More

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Iranian commander killed in airstrike taunted Trump in a 2018 speech, calling him a ‘bartender’ and ‘casino manager’

President Donald Trump ordered an airstrike on Friday which killed Qassem Soleimani, arguably the top military figure in Iran. The airstrike comes less than two years after Soleimani degraded Trump in a speech, calling him a “bartender” and a “casino manager.” Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. In the wake of the US airstrike that killed Iran’s top general, a video has resurfaced of Qassem Soleimani giving a speech in which he likened President Donald Trump to a “bartender or a casino manager.” Soleimani gave the speech in July 2018, in response to Trump accusing Iranian President Hassan Rouhani of making “demented words of violence and death.” Trump cautioned… Read More

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Samsung’s next flagship Galaxy phone will probably be announced February 11

If you’re eagerly awaiting Samsung’s next flagship phone, the Galaxy S11, then go ahead and mark February 11 in your diary. According to a newly-leaked promo, this looks to be the date for Samsung’s next “Unpacked” press event, which last year was the occasion for the company to unveil the Galaxy S10. The promo was downloaded as an unlisted video on Samsung’s official Vimeo account by Max Weinbach of XDA Developers and first spotted by Twitter user @water8192. The 15-second clip doesn’t give much away. There are just two mysterious oblong shapes pressing through a sheet of material in place of the letter A’s in the word “Galaxy.” One shape… Read More

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Fans are saying Kim Kardashian West looks just like North in a throwback photo she shared of her with Khloe and Kourtney as kids

Kim Kardashian West shared an Instagram photo on Friday showing her with Khloe and Kourtney Kardashian as kids. In the throwback picture, Kourtney and Kim are wearing matching satin, floral-printed vests, and Khloe is wearing a coordinating dress. Several fans pointed out that the young image of Kardashian West looks identical to the star’s oldest daughter, North West. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Kim Kardashian West is always one to enjoy reminiscing on throwback photos — and in her most recent Instagram post, she shared a rare picture of the Kardashian sisters in their childhood prime. “Triplets,” read Kardashian West’s caption describing the photo of her with Kourtney and… Read More

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