7/19: Can Cardboard Beds Stop Olympic Athletes From Banging and Would You Quit Your Job if Feces was Thrown at You?
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On today’s episode of Hard Factor…
Colin Morikowa won another golf major his first time competing at it, winning the British Open at the age of 24. In other sports news the Milwaukee Bucks look to close out the Phoenix Suns at home game 6 of the NBA Finals on Tuesday. Also a shooting in DC outside the Washington Nationals stadium caused mass panic. A captain at Rikers Island was attacked by an inmate who smothered his human feces all over him. In international news, Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands are facing tragic and historic flooding that has led to irreparable damages and taken the lives of almost 200 people so far with several others missing. Japan is trying their best to prevent Olympians from having sex at the Olympics which is set to begin this weekend.
(00:00:00) - Time stamps
(00:07:50) – Cup O Coffee In The Big Time
(00:07:57) – Today’s holidays and special days
(00:09:00) – On this day in history
(00:12:25) #5 - 24 year old Collin Morikowa won the British Open, it was his first British Open
(00:16:37) #4 - The Milwaukee Bucks are one win away from defeating the Phoenix Suns for the NBA Championship
(00:18:09) #3 - Space Jam 2 is finally out and the reviews are not great
(00:21:26) #2 - There was a shooting outside the Washington Nationals baseball game which caused panic at the stadium
(00:24:05) - #1 – Historically bad flooding going on in Western Europe with Germany and Belgium taking the brunt of it with nearly 200 deaths so far
(00:27:33) - Rikers Island is facing a guard shortage and it might have to do with the horrible work conditions ranging from 30 hour triples to broken cell doors and inmates throwing feces on them
(00:35:20) - A Texas Two Step of stories from the weekend. First, more than 60 people were injured and 30 hospitalized at the Six Flag Splashdown waterpark outside of Houston due to an unknown chemical malfunction.
(00:40:21) - The second Texas story being the first case of monkeypox recorded in the US since 2003 was diagnosed in Dallas, Texas.
Tiktok International Moment
(00:46:14) - The IOC is doing everything they can to prevent Olympic athletes from banging including the deployment of flimsy cardboard beds
(00:50:20) - So many Euro 2020 fans did cocaine in England this summer that police are trying to crackdown on cocaine fueled fans at stadiums
(00:53:45) - Facebook announced that it has tracked and disrupted a long running Iranian malware scheme targeting US government and military
(00:56:10) - A tv newswoman sued Facebook and others because an old sexy photo of her taken by a convenience store camera has been used without her consent on ads ranging from ED medicine, to porn sites
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