Sean Spicer Just Gave Jimmy Kimmel His First Interview Since He Left Team Trump
Just one day after suggesting that Melissa McCarthy share her Saturday Night Live Emmy with him, Sean Spicer sat down with Jimmy Kimmel for his first interview since leaving the White House. During the Wednesday appearance on Live!, the former White House press secretary spoke about President Donald Trump’s inauguration crowd size, the President’s tweeting and “alternative facts.” “Why is he so concerned with size, have you ever seen the President naked?” Kimmel asked Spicer. “I have not,” he replied. “Look, your job as press secretary is to represent the President’s voice and to make sure you are articulating what his visions are on policy, on issues, and on other areas that he wants to articulate. Whether or not you agree, is not your job,” Spicer said. “But ultimately he’s the President, he decides and that’s what you sign up to do.” Kimmel asked if he was now distancing himself from Trump. Spicer said: “Absolutely not.” Spicer resigned from his position in July after Trump named former New York hedge fund executive Anthony Scaramucci as his communications director. He agreed to come on Live! when Kimmel tweeted a throwback picture of the two of them posing together with the caption, “Dear [Sean Spicer] – if I promise to look AT the camera this time, will you come to my show next week?” “It’s a deal, does next Wednesday work,” Spicer re...
AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - A U.S. district judge in Austin on Wednesday struck down parts of a Texas law that would restrict the most common type of second-trimester abortions in the state, after plaintiffs argued the procedure was safe, legal and necessary for women's health.
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Members ofCohnellasp. isolated from a variety of environments have been shown to be glycoside hydrolase producers. Nevertheless, most evaluations of members of this genus are limited to their taxonomic description. The strain AR92, previously identified as belonging to the genusCohnella, formed a well-supported cluster withC. thailandensis andC. formosensis (>80% bootstrap confidence). Its growth and xylanase production were approached by using a mineral-based medium containing alkali-pretreated sugarcane bagasse as the main carbon source, which was assayed as a convenient source to produce biocatalysts potentially fitt...
This study demonstrates the potential of LAB to improve the nutritional and functional values of pseudocereal-derived foods.J Mol Microbiol Biotechnol 2017;27:289-298
ConclusionsIn addition to SOD1, the Ras‐cAMP cascade and Hog1 MAP kinase pathway is essential for protecting against honokiol‐induced oxidative stress. Significance and Impact of the StudyOur results provide insight into the understanding of the action mechanism of honokiol.This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.
A new report suggests industry leaders copied the playbook of Big Tobacco and suppressed research linking sugar to serious illnesses
Abstract Lipopolysaccharides (LPSs) are a major component of the Gram-negative bacterial cell wall and play an important role in mediating intestinal inflammatory responses in inflammatory bowel disease. Although recent studies suggested that physiologically relevant concentrations of LPS (0 to 1 ng/mL) cause an increase in intestinal epithelial tight junction (TJ) permeability, the mechanisms that mediate an LPS-induced increase in intestinal TJ permeability remain unclear. Herein, we show that myosin light chain kinase (MLCK) plays a central role in the LPS-induced increase in TJ permeability. Filter-grown Caco-...