MTV Invites Active-Duty Transgender Troops to VMA's
27 August, 2017, 00:26 | Author: Courtney Perry
MTV are pulling no political punches at this year Video Music Awards, telling Trump exactly where he can stick his ban on transgender people serving in the United States military by inviting active duty trans members to the show.
Taylor Swift is premiering her "Look What You Made Me Do" video at the MTV Music Video Awards on Sunday (Aug. 27), and from the looks of a teaser clip she has posted to Instagram, her fans will never see her the same way again.
"DoD confirms that MTV has invited Service members in their personal capacity to this year's VMAs", said Pentagon spokesman Lt Col Paul Haverstickin a statement.
According to the report, army members who are in active duty are prohibited from attending high-profile events of national interest, particularly those that are related in politics.
The Weeknd, who was previously announced as a performer, is now absent on the Performers list of artists on the MTV.com website. Oh, and to add more fuel to the fire, the ceremony will be hosted by Katy Perry, another celeb Swift has been known to have ongoing beef with.
What are your thoughts on MTV's invitation to transgender military members? Best New Artist nominees this year include singer-songwriter JuliaMichaels, for her summer hit "Issues"; R&B crooner Khalid;Miley Cyrus' younger sister Noah; cult favorite SZA; and rappers Young M.A and Kodak Black. The MTV VMAs is an annual gathering of music icons, and pays tribute to the best performances in the industry. The award "honors an artist's exceptional body of work", and has been given in the past to Madonna, Beyoncé, Guns N' Roses, the Beastie Boys and other chart-toppers.
Katy Perry is hosting and performing a medley of her songs She also has five nominations, including Best Collaboration (for Calvin Harris' "Feels", featuring Perry, Pharrell Williams, and Big Sean), Best Art Direction (for "Bon Appetit"), and Best Pop, Best Direction, and Best Visual Effects (all for "Chained to the Rhythm"). Also, Todrick Hall, is that you?
With Frazier being restrained, it seemed that the focus turned to the tense argument between Brett Gardner and Jose Iglesias. Tigers reliever Alex Wilson was tossed after hitting NY third baseman Todd Frazier with a pitch in the eighth.
Despite having the most ranked teams in the preseason poll, only one of the six ranked SEC teams is in the Top 10 - No. 1 Alabama. It is also OU's highest preseason ranking under a first-year coach since beginning at No. 2 under Gomer Jones in the 1964 season.
Its down 0.14, from 1.13 in 2016Q3. 588.03 million shares or 3.26% more from 569.46 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. It improved, as 53 investors sold MS shares while 267 reduced holdings. 78 funds opened positions while 213 raised stakes.
It's hard to believe it was less than two years ago that a SpaceX Falcon 9 landing was an elusive and unprecedented achievement . The larger, more powerful Falcon Heavy rocket is set for a demonstration launch later this year.
This roughly translates to an increase of about 0.4-0.5 mbpd from these two and negates almost half of the Opec's 1.2 mbpd cut. Crude stocks at the Cushing, Oklahoma, delivery hub fell 503,000 barrels, the Energy Information Administration said .
The Austin American-Statesmen reported organizers for the Rally Against White Supremacy estimated about 1,200 people were in attendance.
Trump Says US Likely to Terminate NAFTA
But Barela said some were still reluctant to impress upon the president the trade agreement's importance to the state's economy. The former deputy trade czar under Barack Obama said it's an obvious move and he thinks the president made it too early.
Zinke Says Monuments Can Stay (but He Might Shrink 'Em)
But many western Republicans criticized large protected areas such as Bears Ears as a distortion of the law's original intent. We must protect our special places and we must protect the Antiquities Act , which has designated them as monuments.
Federal Judge Rejects Texas' Revised Voter ID Law
Paxton said the Department of Justice "is satisfied that the amended voter ID law has no discriminatory goal or effect". It passed after Ramos ruling, but to the judge's chagrin, however, the list of seven required IDs did not change.
Final Fantasy XV Strongly Hinted at for Nintendo Switch
In terms of Final Fantasy XV DLC, you can expect Multiplayer Expansion: Comrades in fall 2017 and Episode Ignis in December 2017. The game will follow the story of the original game and will be released in 10 chapters, with the first being free to try.
Courts name main suspect in Finland knife attack
Police believe that the attack was conducted to deliberately target women, but no group has come forward to take responsibility. The Israeli Foreign Ministry on Monday expressed "shock" at Friday's deadly stabbing attack in Turku , Finland .