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Michael Flynn Suggests that a Coup Should Happen in the U.S.

Michael T. Flynn, a former national security adviser, suggested that a military coup was needed in the United States during a Memorial Day weekend conference organized by adherents of the QAnon conspiracy theory, drawing criticism from political scientists, veterans, Democrats and a handful of prominent Republicans.

Appearing at the “For God & Country Patriot Roundup” conference in Dallas, Mr. Flynn listened to an audience member ask, “I want to know why what happened in Myanmar can’t happen here” — referring to the Myanmar military’s overthrow of a quasi-democratic government and brutal crackdown on dissent, which some QAnon supporters have cited

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The Omni Dallas hotel is hosting a QAnon conference starring Michael Flynn

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The Omni Dallas Hotel is hosting guests for a four-day QAnon conference called For God & Country Patriot Roundup which will feature prominent conservatives including former national security advisor Michael Flynn.

The conference began on Friday with a VIP meet-and-greet reception at the hotel’s Texas Spice restaurant and will last through Memorial Day.

According to the events site, keynote speakers include Flynn, attorney Sidney Powell, Lin Wood, and George Papadopoulos.

The Omni has given the group a discount for those who reserve a room, the event’s site said.

A receptionist told Insider that the hotel

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QAnon Is Hosting A Conference At The Omni Dallas Hotel Headlined By Michael Flynn And Sidney Powell

It appears the QAnon conspiracy movement is getting into the conference business.

In this politically charged, hyperpartisan era, many hospitality brands would go out of their way to avoid being linked to a group that helped fuel the Capitol riot on January 6.

But this Memorial Day Weekend, the Omni Dallas Hotel is slated to host a QAnon conference, reports the Dallas Morning News. Attendees who stay at the upscale 1,001-room property

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‘Big Short’ investor Michael Burry says Tesla’s $1.5 billion bet on Bitcoin was a distraction – and Dogecoin’s record price signals a massive bubble | Currency News | Financial and Business News

“The Big Short” investor Michael Burry.

  • “The Big Short” investor Michael Burry suggested Tesla bought Bitcoin to distract from regulatory issues in China.
  • Burry also pointed to Dogecoin’s record price as evidence of a huge market bubble.
  • The Scion Asset Management boss revealed he was short Tesla in December.
  • Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories.

Michael Burry questioned Tesla’s Bitcoin investment and sounded the alarm on Dogecoin’s record price in a series of now-deleted tweets on Monday.

“Chinese regulators summon Tesla on quality issues as consumers complain about quality … but $TSLA bought $BTC,” the Scion

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United Nations Secretary-General Appoints Michael R. Bloomberg As Special Envoy For Climate Ambition And Solutions

NEW YORK, Feb. 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Today, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres announced the appointment of Michael R. Bloomberg as his Special Envoy for Climate Ambition and Solutions. The COP26 High Level Climate Action Champions, Gonzalo Muñoz and Nigel Topping, also named Mr. Bloomberg the first Global Ambassador for the Race to Zero and Race to Resilience campaigns.

In his third Special Envoy role, Mr. Bloomberg will mobilize stronger and more ambitious climate action in the lead-up to the pivotal Glasgow Climate Conference – COP 26 – in November 2021. Building on decades of proven experience fighting climate change

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Yankees’ Kyle Higashioka channels his inner Michael Corleone: Competition with Gary Sanchez is business, not personal

When New York Yankees pitchers and catchers report to spring training in less than two weeks, Kyle Higashioka figures to pick up where he left off last season: competing for playing time with Gary Sanchez.

Higashioaka supplanted Sanchez as the starter in the 2020 American League Division Series. He also became the personal backstop for ace Gerrit Cole. Sanchez, who hit a career-worst .147 in 2020 and struggled defensively behind the plate, will have to fend off Higashioka for a spot in the lineup in 2021.

“I think we’re both professional about it. I don’t think we hold

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