The Todd and Don Blog
Alexa Integration, Sears Closures, Border Wall | January 1st, 2017
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Hour one: Facebook announces that it would consider adding bitcoin to its social media platform; Terry Miles, the suspect involved in the kidnapping of two Round Rock girls, says he didn't kill Tonya Bates. Miles claims to have found Bates dead before taking off with the children; Cory Gardner says he will hold up DOJ nominations in response to AG Jeff Sessions recent decision to roll back Obama era #marijuana directives; Sears announced the closing of 100 stores nationwide; WP Engine, creator of website platform Word Press, has received a 250 million dollar investment from Silver Lake; mayor Steve Adler says 2017 was a banner year for the city; Amazon Alexa will soon be integrated into smart home appliances in 2018; and The US justice department has launched an investigation into the Clinton Foundation over alleged “Pay To Play” practices during Hillary Clinton's time as US Secretary of State.
Hour two: Donald Trump says he never allowed the author of Fire and Fury any access to the White House, Trump then gave Bannon the moniker Sloppy Steve; : Facebook announces that it would consider adding bitcoin to its social media platform; WP Engine, creator of website platform Word Press, has received a 250 million dollar investment from Silver Lake; Manor has passed a public smoking ban; and Sears announced the closing of 100 stores nationwide and Don waxes on why he will miss the chain.
Hour three: We play #TrumpTweets; on today’s viral video, Vic Di Bitetto describes his outrage over someone who would allow their dog to freeze to death; AG Jeff Sessions rescinds legal guidance issued by the Obama administration in an effort to curb legalized marijuana; Donald Trump threatens to withhold support for DACA over an 18billion dollar border wall expansion; and we go under the covers with Donald Trump.