Amazon Prime Day 2021 isn’t set to arrive until June, but that doesn’t mean we can’t start embracing what we expect to be the retailer’s most exciting event to date with a little bit of harmless speculation. For starters, it’s safe to assume that Prime Day 2021 will see more discounts than ever before. How do we know? Because each Prime Day is bigger and better than the last — duh! So, Prime Day 2021. What’s it about? Well, it’s far too early to say with absolute certainty what we’ll see. Heck, we don’t even know for certain when it will be (though we have a pretty good idea — more on that in a bit). One thing is almost for certain, though: While Amazon will be at the heart of Prime Day 2021, other retailers will also be throwing their hats into the ring. What happened on Prime Day 2020? Before we can look forward to Prime Day 2021, we first need to look back to Prime Day 2020 — an anomaly in the history of the event. Amazon was left with no choice but to reschedule the … [Read more...] about Prime Day Deals 2021: When is it, and what can we expect?
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Nick Paton Walsh is the international security editor for CNN International. He was Kabul correspondent for CNN from 2011-2012 and has reported from Afghanistan for 15 years. The views expressed here are his own. View more opinion at CNN. (CNN) In the end the lies about the US-led war in Afghanistan were bookended with -- even dominated by -- basic truths. The lies themselves were not malicious -- more the deceit needed for survival. The things America had to tell itself to keep going. The truths were self-evident: that Osama Bin Laden had been given shelter by Afghanistan's ruling Taliban and was behind 9/11. And in the end, there was another, which it took a man with wisdom accumulated over 78 years to finally admit. "No one wants to say that we should be in Afghanistan forever, but they insist now is not the right moment to leave," said President Joe Biden as he announced that he was overruling his advisers and would withdraw US troops from Afghanistan by September 11 … [Read more...] about The lies that were told to sustain the US and UK mission in Afghanistan
VICKY Pattison revealed she used to be “obsessed” with editing social media pictures, before embracing her "real body". The former Geordie Shore star , 33, has been on a mission to show her 4.7 million Instagram followers a less-filtered feed in recent years. Speaking to Fabulous for Bodyform’s #PeriodProud campaign and the launch of the brand’s Intimawear period pants, she says: “A couple of years ago, I was really obsessed with putting forward a strong, glossy and perfect image on social media. “I think everyone was in that stage a couple of years ago, it wasn’t just me. Every time I’d get papped I’d be furious, like ‘what the hell? This looks nothing like the picture of myself I put on social media this morning, what are people going to think?’ “Actually it’s because I was over-using filters, I was obsessed with great angles. And you know what? “There’s nothing wrong with wanting to put your best foot forward on social media, just as long as you’re willing to show … [Read more...] about Vicky Pattison says ‘I was obsessed with editing pics but I love my body now, trolling’s born out of jealousy’