The Amazing Paper Airplane

Luca Iaconi-Stewart can spend years making a paper plane. That might seem like a long time, but his paper planes aren’t made from a single sheet of paper, and they aren’t your average paper planes.

This meticulous designer crafts astonishingly detailed replicas of 777 airplanes using manila folders, glue and an X-Acto knife. That’s it. It’s a painstaking process—Luca builds everything from the hundreds of seats inside the plane to intricate moving parts, including landing gear.

Now boarding Luca’s paper 777.

Loose threads in the curious case of Ilhan Omar

Ilhan Omar (DFL) was elected to represent Minnesota House District 60B in November 2016. (Photo courtesy Minnesota House of Representatives)

The Star Tribune’s long page-one story — geared to the state campaign board investigation of Omar’s 2016 legislative campaign — tells us as much. Also, why did she marry her brother??

Having cracked the door to the story open back in 2016, Scott Johnson of Powerline is writing a series of articles that provide key insights into the shenanigans this corrupt politician has pulled.

Each one is a quick read, so I urge you to take time to read them and be enlightened by clicking on the links below.