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Kings have the perfect response to Taylor Swift banner prank

8 monthes ago   |   By Los Angeles Times

The Arizona Coyotes trolled the Kings on Monday night by unveiling a Taylor Swift banner exactly like the one the Kings purposely cover at Staples Center.
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The Coyotes tried to troll the Kings by hanging the team's 'jinxed' Taylor Swift banner and instead, the Kings trolled right back

The Coyotes tried to troll the Kings by hanging the team's 'jinxed' Taylor Swift banner and instead, the Kings trolled right back

8 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

The Arizona Coyotes tried to troll the Los Angeles Kings by hanging a banner fans have deemed unlucky for the franchise, but the Kings clapped back.
Los Angeles faithful complained that a banner celebrating Taylor Swift's record number of sold-out shows at the Staples Center jinxed their team, so the venue agreed to cover the banner during Kings home games.
The Coyotes capitalized on Los Angeles' quirky Achilles' heel and hung a mock version of the banner when the Kings came to visit Monday night.
Los Angeles responded by mocking the fact that Arizona has never won a Stanley Cup in...
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US economy added 1.8 million jobs last month in a sign that hiring has slowed

US economy added 1.8 million jobs last month in a sign that hiring has slowed

The unemployment rate did decline in July, though it still exceeds the highest rate during the 2008-2009 Great Recession. Read more ...

Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr. is taking an 'indefinite'...

Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr. is taking an 'indefinite' leave of absence

Liberty University announced on Friday that President Jerry Falwell Jr. is going on an "indefinite" leave of absence. "The Executive Committee of Liberty University's Board of... Read more ...

How Facebook, Apple, and Google have tried to copy WeChat, the massively...

How Facebook, Apple, and Google have tried to copy WeChat, the massively popular Chinese messaging app that Trump is trying to ban

WeChat, which is the target of a new executive order from President Trump, served as somewhat of a blueprint for tech giants like Facebook, Google, and Apple when it comes to... Read more ...

Hasbro pulls Trolls doll amid uproar over a 'giggle' button between its...

Hasbro pulls Trolls doll amid uproar over a 'giggle' button between its legs, which critics say promotes child abuse

Hasbro is pulling its "Trolls World Tour Giggle and Sing Poppy" doll from stores after critics said it promotes pedophilia and child molestation. The doll has a button between... Read more ...

Postal Service loses $2.2B in 3 months as virus woes persist

Postal Service loses $2.2B in 3 months as virus woes persist

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Postal Service says it lost $2.2 billion in the three months that ended in June as the beleaguered agency - hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic - piles... Read more ...

Everything you need to know about North Carolina's US Senate election

Everything you need to know about North Carolina's US Senate election

Former State Senator Cal Cunningham is challenging GOP Sen. Thom Tillis in North Carolina in one of the most highly-watched Senate races of 2020. Tillis, who was first elected... Read more ...

US economy's growth slows in July, adding 1.8 million jobs amid COVID-19

US economy's growth slows in July, adding 1.8 million jobs amid COVID-19

The US economy's growth slowed in July, adding just 1.8 million jobs following skyrocketing numbers of COVID-19 cases in states like Texas and Florida. Read more ...

Trump is threatening to enact a payroll tax cut through executive order. But...

Trump is threatening to enact a payroll tax cut through executive order. But that doesn't mean you'll see extra money on your paycheck if it happens

Trump has repeatedly threatened to circumvent Congress and enact a payroll tax cut on his own. The idea gained traction in the White House after two conservative economists... Read more ...

White House, Dem leaders make one last try on coronavirus relief deal

White House, Dem leaders make one last try on coronavirus relief deal

White House and top Democratic leaders will take one last shot at reaching a new coronavirus relief deal Friday afternoon. The final discussions come as President Donald Trump... Read more ...

What you need to know about the special election for US Senate in Georgia

What you need to know about the special election for US Senate in Georgia

Sen. Kelly Loeffler is running for a full term to the US Senate in a November 3 jungle special election. The candidates: Loeffler, a wealthy businesswoman and political... Read more ...