Saturday, July 31

Month: November 2020

Michelle Obama reflects on how she put aside her anger over a peaceful transition with Donald Trump and Melania Trump

Michelle Obama has weighed in on President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump's refusal to go ahead with a power transition to the incoming administration, reflecting on where it was four years ago and how, while the process of handing over responsibility to the Trumps was difficult, it persisted."I was hurt and disappointed, but the votes had been counted and Donald Trump had won," the former first lady wrote in a post about her. Instagram account."My husband and I instructed our staff to do what George and Laura Bush had done for us - carry out a smooth and respectful transition of power, one of the hallmarks of American democracy."US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump say goodbye to former US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama as they dep...

Trump’s national security adviser says it looks like Biden won

US From President Donald Trump The national security adviser promised a "very professional transition" to President-elect Joe Biden's administration in an interview, even as Trump continues to falsely claim that he won the US election.Speaking at the Global Security Forum hosted in part by Qatar, Robert O'Brien They repeatedly mentioned the transition and referred to the recent normalization agreements that Bahrain, Sudan and the United Arab Emirates signed with Israel as "a great legacy that the president must have when he leaves office."While warning that Trump had pending court challenges, O'Brien's comments pointed to some of the strongest statements yet from a senior administration official acknowledging Biden's victory in the Nov. 3 vote.US National Security Advisor Robert O...

A series for the weekend: With the piano in tow through the Australian desert | Television

Lucky's mother has little time to live. A diminished rocker, he has been estranged from his family for a long time. If you want to say goodbye to her in person, you will have to cross Australia from end to end as quickly as possible. But an accident will end your car in the ditch. The other involved in the crash is Meg, a teenager who travels in her brother's truck to her mother's house. The two will reach an agreement: although they are two complete strangers and have nothing to do with each other, they will travel together through Australia. And they will carry the family piano that Lucky carried as a gift to his mother.The eight chapters of Upright (broadcast on Sundance TV and available on demand) are a journey not only through the stunning wilderness of the Australian Outback...