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‘What the hell is this?’: American’s review of British beach goes viral

An American’s review of a British beach quickly went viral after he shared his disappointing experience online.“What the hell is this?” Nick Alexander, originally from Miami, said upon visiting Weston-super-Mare for the first time.Mr Alexander made the comments in a series of videos uploaded to Tiktok, which have since been viewed more than 100,000 times.Alongside footage of him wading through silty, mud-like sand at low tide, he said: “I don’t know who decided to call this a beach – but where I come from beaches don’t look like this.”In another video, Mr Alexander added: “Today I tried to go...
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The best Apple Watch Series 6 deal is at Walmart right now for Prime Day

If a new Apple smartwatch has been on your list, chances are you’ve been scouring Prime Day deals all day. You have to be quick! We’ve seen multiple Apple Watch deals sell out in the last 24 hours. Today’s best Apple deals, which include iPhone sales, have offered an assortment of Prime Day Apple Watch deals, which are always in high demand. If you’ve been waiting for a good chance to buy the latest version of the wearable device, now would be a good time with Walmart’s $70 discount on the 40mm, GPS version of the Apple Watch Series 6, bringing its price down to $329 from its original price of $399.
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Woman says department store worker refused to serve her because she was trans

A woman has claimed she was refused service in a department store because she was trans.On TikTok, a user named Licca said she went to Nordstrom, an American department store but was snubbed by an employee who told her to find someone else to help her when she tried to exchange an item.She said:“As a transgender woman of colour, I build myself up before I go out anywhere because I know I’m going to face discrimination and that is exactly what I did before I entered Nordstrom.”She then described how the woman pointed at her and told her to talk...
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Nasa’s Hubble Space Telescope captures far-off galaxy with a ‘fascinating secret hiding in plain sight’

The Hubble Space Telescope has captured an image of a spiral galaxy that is hiding a supermassive black hole at its centre.Galaxy NGC 3254 is a ‘Seyfert galaxy’, a collection of planets and stars defined by their extremely active centres, located approximately 118 million light-years from Earth.The black hole at its core, with its huge gravitational power, can pull gas, dust, stars and planets, around in space – captured by Hubble using both visible and infrared light.While one might assume that black holes, with their vast force, would simply devour everything that came close to it, the accretion of material...
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Keira Knightley faces backlash after revealing she wore Chanel and red lipstick every day in lockdown

Keira Knightley has sparked criticism among fans after revealing that she wore Chanel and red lipstick every day during lockdown.The actress reflected on her and her family’s experience during the pandemic in an interview with Harper’s Bazaar UK for the magazine’s July issue, where she recalled how she, her husband James Righton and their eldest daughter Edie, six, played dress up to keep themselves entertained.“We have a trampoline in our garden, and we decided we were only allowed to wear dresses on it,” the 36-year-old told the outlet. “I put on red lipstick every day, and every bit of Chanel...
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Shaq Has A Brutally Honest Message For Ben Simmons

Ben Simmons is facing a lot of criticism following his performance in the Eastern Conference second round playoff series loss to the Atlanta Hawks. The former No. 1 overall pick had a dreadful series for the Philadelphia 76ers. Simmons had little to no impact on offense and was even taken out of the game late in Game 7. Doc Rivers clearly didn’t trust Simmons with the ball late in the deciding game.

The Young And The Restless Rumor: Abby’s Blast From The Past, Is Ben ‘Stitch’ Rayburn Returning?

The Young and the Restless rumor mill states that Abby Newman-Abbott-Chancellor (Melissa Ordway) will get a blast from the past in the next two weeks. She is going through a lot right now, so is this a good or bad blast from the past? Some believe that it might be Ben “Stitch” Rayburn (Sean Carrigan). Could he be returning? Keep reading to find out more information.
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Report: Mac Jones Playing Like 'What the Patriots Thought They Were Getting' at 15

The New England Patriots selected Alabama quarterback Mac Jones with the No. 15 overall pick in the 2021 NFL draft. Jones hasn't been a Patriot for two months yet as the team goes through offseason workouts, but he appears to be the player that the Pats "thought they were getting" when they took the Crimson Tide signal-caller in the first round.
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Southern Ohio: Threesome Break-up Turns Ugly

It turns out three is definitely not company. A Southern Ohio man had double trouble with two women he told police he allowed to live with him. Portsmouth Ohio Police officers responded to a disturbance call at a Scioto Trail home around 8:30 am. A second call came in from a woman at the residence to complain about a domestic incident.
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Van Morrison is a toxic menace – Glastonbury shouldn’t be hosting him

What connects the town of Glastonbury in Somerset and professional sourpuss Van Morrison? Well for starters, they both have god-given gifts: Glastonbury is blessed with the mythical Tor, the Vale of Avalon and an abundance of natural beauty. Few would say that Van Morrison is blessed with natural beauty, but he does own a singing voice in the realm of the divine.They’re also joined by the Glastonbury Abbey Extravaganza – an annual event organised by the Eavis family, who also run the Glastonbury Festival. Van is an Abbey favourite. He’s played the community-oriented event three times before, and will headline...