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Oculus founder Palmer Luckey confirmed as anonymous backer behind pro-Trump memes

Palmer Luckey, the founder of Oculus VR who sold the company to Facebook in 2014 for $ 2 billion, has been confirmed as the major financial backer behind a pro-Donald Trump group called Nimble America. Nimble America, in its own words, is a “social welfare 501(c)4 non-profit dedicated to shitposting in real life.” The DailyBeast broke the story and confirmed with ...

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Bronx gun smuggler 'Wobbles' gets 15 years behind bars

The heavyweight gun smuggler known as “Wobbles” will spend 15 years in the slammer — if he can make it that long. “I’m dying!” joked William Soler, 33, the 500-pound gunrunner who pleaded guilty last month to a slew of firearm dealing charges, when a reporter asked about his health Thursday after his sentencing in Bronx Supreme Court. The Bloods ...

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