Lynde Langdon

Lynde is a WORLD Digital assistant editor and reports on popular and fine arts. She lives in Wichita, Kan., with her husband and two daughters. Follow Lynde on Twitter @lmlangdon.

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Evil empire

Entertainment | Netflix’s Sabrina reboot is so dark, even some Satanists oppose it
by Lynde Langdon
Posted 11/16/18, 02:31 pm

Run, don’t walk, away from Netflix’s Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. The new show is so demonic that some real-life Satanists have accused it of portraying them in a bad light. The witches in the show worship the devil, celebrate “dark baptism” (you don’t want to know), and engage in cannibalism. Despite all this, Sabrina is only rated TV-14.

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Judge restores reporter’s White House press pass

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 11/16/18, 12:38 pm

A federal judge on Friday ordered the Trump administration to return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta immediately. U.S. District Judge Timothy Kelly, an appointee of President Donald Trump, said the White House explanation for revoking the credentials came too late and did not respect Acosta’s right to due process. The Secret Service took away the reporter’s press pass after he refused to yield his time or the microphone at a news conference with the president on Nov. 7.

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FDA wants to crack down on teen vaping

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 11/16/18, 10:19 am

The Food and Drug Administration announced Thursday plans to restrict flavored nicotine products after a government survey showed the number of teens using them had skyrocketed. FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb wants to stop convenience stores from selling flavored e-cigarette products to minors and ban menthol flavoring in cigarettes and cigars. “I will not allow a generation of children to become addicted to nicotine through e-cigarettes,” Gottlieb said in a statement. He also called for additional steps to prevent the marketing of e-cigarettes directly to kids and online sales to minors.

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