While other newly-elected members of Congress have impressive Instagram followings, Ocasio-Cortez is so far the only one who uses hers like President Trump uses Twitter — a way to speak directly to the public instead of relying on the media to get her message across.
In just 48 hours, Trump managed to insult a venerated military veteran, failed to remember the name of a wildfire-scarred town, confused the president of Finland and seemed to mock a sitting congressman.
While some cities stuck to offering traditional incentives — namely, billions of dollars in tax breaks — others turned to gimmicks and publicity stunts to try to get the attention of Amazon CEO Jeffrey P. Bezos.
Dorothy Bruns allegedly suffered from seizures, but continued to drive against her doctor's orders. She was facing up to 15 years in prison if convicted on charges of manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide, reckless endangerment, reckless driving and assault.