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John Kerry Praises ‘Select Group Of People’ For ‘Saving The Planet’
John Kerry, White House Special Climate Envoy addressed Participants at Tuesday’s World Economic Forum in Davos gave praise to the group for its efforts to combat the climate change. Some critics mocked Kerry’s comments, calling her out of touch.
“When you stop and think about it, it’s pretty extraordinary that we — a select group of human beings because of whatever touched us at some point in our lives — are able to sit in a room and come together and actually talk about saving the planet,” Kerry was adamant on Tuesday. “I mean, it’s so almost extraterrestrial to think about ‘saving the planet.’”
Kerry said that Kerry was right. “If you said that to most people, most people would think you’re just a crazy, tree-hugging, leftie, liberal do-gooder … but really that’s where we are.”
John Kerry, United States climate envoy, informs the World Economic Forum about the fact that the “select group of human beings” Davos is talking about “saving the planet,” Even if it sounds strange “crazy, tree-hugging, leftie, liberal do-gooder.” pic.twitter.com/mfWDwDxQGA
— Andrew Lawton (@AndrewLawton) January 17, 2023
Federal Security Guard Shoots Philadelphia Man Armed with Knife, Wired Vest
Aside a federal courthouse located in Philadelphia, a security guard shot A man “multiple times” On Tuesday, officials said that the man entered the building with a knife in his hand and a vest containing wires. The man was taken to a nearby hospital where he is currently in critical condition. The motive for the attack has not yet been revealed.
China’s Economy Slows, Population Shrinks
China’s economy increased only 3% last year, the worst amount seen in decades. Experts blame the country’s strict COVID lockdowns and expect growth in the year ahead as those restrictions ease.
According to official numbers released today, China’s population shrank This year marked the first time that this has happened in many decades. Experts believe that the decline has been occurring for many years. It is due to the one-child policy, which was officially ended in 2016 after it was implemented in 1980.
CNN Turns To Comedy
CNN reportedly considering adding a comedian to host some of its late-night lineup, as part of CEO Chris Licht’s latest attempt to shake up the network. Last year, the network saw a dramatic drop in viewers.
Public Memorial for Lisa Marie Presley
Graceland estate announced A memorial service for Lisa Marie Presley, daughter of Elvis Presley, will be held at the Memphis mansion on January 22nd at 9:00 AM. It will be open to all.
Start of the Twitter Auction
Twitter launched its long-awaited, eagerly awaited launch online Auction on Tuesday for over 600 office items. This includes high-end espresso machines, boardroom table and Twitter paraphernalia such as neon signs and bird statues. The website hosting the auction stated that items could fetch as much as $10,000. Bidding closes Wednesday, January 18
Jink Banks is running for Senate
Republican Indiana Congressman Jim Banks declared Tuesday that he would run for Senate in 2024. The seat is currently held by GOP Senator Mike Braun, who has already announced he won’t seek re-election at the end of his term.
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