Category Archives: The Internets

‘Space archaeologist’ and Bangor native Sarah Parcak unveils GlobalXplorer, funded by $1 million TED prize

Sarah Parcak, a world-renowned archaeologist and 1997 graduate of Bangor High School, on Monday announced the launch of her new initiative, GlobalXplorer, a citizen science and archaeology platform that will enlist people around the world to discover sites unknown to modern archaeologists. Parcak in November 2015 was named a TED fellow, a prestigious honor with an accompanying $1 […]

LePage weighs in on Twitter over Linda Bean controversy

The controversy over President-elect Trump giving support to Linda Bean had some fresh gas thrown on the fire Thursday as Gov. Paul LePage blasted progressives for boycotting L.L. Bean products. Here is the tweet from LePage. It's reprehensible how progressives bullied @LindaLBeanMaine. Mainers & customers around globe cont. support of L.L. Bean! #mepolitics#MAGA — Paul R. […]

What people are saying about the Trump tweet in support of Linda Bean

Thank you to Linda Bean of L.L.Bean for your great support and courage. People will support you even more now. Buy L.L.Bean. @LBPerfectMaine — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 12, 2017 LL Bean is currently trending on Twitter because of a social media fight being played out over LL Bean heiress and board member, Linda Bean, […]

Pagan Mainer gets ID after being rejected for wearing horns

Phelan MoonSong, a horn-sporting Pagan, made headlines across Maine after he received an identification card after being rejected by the Bangor Bureau of Motor Vehicles last week. The controversy stems from MoonSong’s religious headdress; a pair of horns symbolic of his Pagan beliefs. “Had my first pic [sic] taken at the Bangor BMV where the […]