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  • Ken Bone says son was suspended from school for gun-range photo

    04/26/2018 10:15:28 PM PDT · by Bob434
    Fox News ^ | april | Benjamin Brown
    Ken Bone – known for the now infamous red cardigan worn at a 2016 presidential election debate – claims his son has been suspended from school after he posted a photo of the duo learning how to shoot an AR-15 at a gun range, The River Front Times reported. Bone posted the photo on Tuesday. He captioned the picture, "Here's a pic of my son learning to shoot safely under my supervision. Maybe those security guys want to talk to him."
  • Hello...Possible reunification of Korea. Where is the media?

    04/26/2018 10:05:02 PM PDT · by Extremely Extreme Extremist
    EEE | 26 APRIL 2018 | EEE
    Odds are that Korea may be unified, or at least officially end the war that technically still has not ended since 1953. There is very little coverage in the media. And the coverage is usually snarky, condescending, or dismissive of what has been accomplished. Does anyone realize the significance of this? Even Reagan and Bush II, who were in the strongest positions to neutralize NK, has not accomplished what Trump did in 1.5 years in office. NK is arguably the most repressive, evil, Stalinist regime in the world. They are finally coming to the negotiating table. Not sure if they...
  • The Scott Pruitt Show Trial

    04/26/2018 9:58:56 PM PDT · by lowbuck
    Spectator ^ | 26 April 2018 | George Neumayr
    The attacks on Trump cabinet officials intensify in direct proportion to the effectiveness of the policies they advocate. Scott Pruitt, Trump’s EPA administrator, is Exhibit A of this phenomenon. Because he is preventing green ideologues at the EPA from harassing businesses, because he is at the forefront of Trump’s deregulatory successes, the Sierra Club and other left-wing groups organized a smear campaign against him. That campaign has culminated in the show trial of grandstanding Congressmen who feign outrage at Pruitt’s lack of “ethics.” . . . snip The point of all of this propaganda is to make the Trump administration...
  • Waffle House shooting hero James Shaw Jr. raises $165,000 for victims

    04/26/2018 9:56:16 PM PDT · by Simon Green · 4 replies
    CNN ^ | 04/26/18 | Faith Karimi
    Just hours after he pried a rifle from a gunman who'd opened fire at a Waffle House in Tennessee, James Shaw Jr. launched a fundraiser to help the victims' families. That GoFundMe campaign by Thursday afternoon had raked in just under $165,000 -- 11 times its goal -- since the attack Sunday left four people dead. Meantime, the Antioch, Tennessee, restaurant has pledged to donate all its proceeds for the next month to the families of the deceased and living victims. And a New York man launched an online fundraiser to benefit Shaw that had raised $175,000 from more than...
  • The Can't-Do Republicans

    04/26/2018 9:52:25 PM PDT · by lowbuck · 8 replies
    Townhall ^ | 27 April 2018 | Brent Bozell and Tim Graham
    Back in '92, the late Paul Weyrich and I held a press conference during the Republican National Convention to make two announcements. First, we were endorsing George Bush 41's re-election. Second, we'd just made the most meaningless endorsement in history. He had so thoroughly bungled his first term that there was nothing to be done to save him. And we were right. The Republicans are now facing the same future in November. At this point, they will certainly lose the House and quite possibly the Senate. Worse, they've so botched their opportunity that only they can save themselves now. Their...
  • Poll: Support for legal marijuana hits all-time high

    04/26/2018 9:37:15 PM PDT · by Simon Green · 7 replies
    The Hill ^ | 04/26/18 | Max Greenwood
    Nearly two-thirds of U.S. voters back legalizing marijuana, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released Thursday. Support for legalization hit 63 percent in the survey — the highest level of support recorded by a Quinnipiac poll. A third of American voters still oppose legalization, the poll found. Support for medical marijuana is even higher, at 93 percent. Only about 5 percent of respondents opposed it. The poll also found little support for Attorney General Jeff Sessions's decision earlier this year to rescind an Obama-era policy that paved the way for individual states to legalize marijuana without federal interference. Seventy percent...
  • Recovered text messages between FBI officials capture reactions to Comey firing, Mueller appointment

    04/26/2018 9:26:49 PM PDT · by janetjanet998 · 11 replies
    After the special counsel is appointed, Strzok writes he disagrees with a decision involving the special counsel that's redacted in the texts provided to Congress. "It won't end with him. It will have a chilling effect on others. It won't engender any of the happylovetimes goodwill with staff that seem to be oozing from burr and warner," Strzok writes.
  • Democrat Rep. Nadler: Social Media Censorship of Conservatives a 'Hoax’

    04/26/2018 9:22:39 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 12 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | April 26, 2018 4:47 PM EDT | Ashley Rae Goldenberg
    Social media took center stage on Capitol Hill again Thursday, April 26, 2018. The House Judiciary Committee held a hearing examining the “Filtering Practices of Social Media Platforms.” While certain Republican members of Congress and the pro-Trump duo Diamond and Silk argued social media platforms are politically biased against conservatives, other witnesses and Democrats claimed the hearing was “ridiculous” and a distraction. […] Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) spoke next (after Bob Goodlatte), questioning Congress’ priorities in addressing how social media sites run, rather than discussing potential Russian interference in the election through social media. “In short, House Republicans have no...
  • Alfie Evans’ Family Blasts False Report Saying His Parents are “Preparing Themselves for His Death”

    04/26/2018 9:07:34 PM PDT · by ebb tide
    LifeNews ^ | April 26, 2018 | Steven Ertelt
    The family of Alfie Evans is blasting a false news report saying his parents are supposedly preparing for his death. The news report came out after Tom Evans told the media that he would be working with Alder Hey Children’s Hospital in an attempt to repair the relationship so Alfie can go home. ADVERTISEMENT ADVERTISEMENT But a news report in Sky News took that statement to mean that Alfie’s parents were making plans for his eventual death. In a post on Facebook, family member Daniel Evans said that that is absolutely not true.As Sky News reported: Sky News Correspondent Gerard...
  • 'I just can't believe it.' Sister says East Area Rapist suspect never displayed 'madness'

    04/26/2018 9:05:44 PM PDT · by SpaceBar · 14 replies
    Modesto Bee ^ | April 26, 2018 | By Ryan Lillis
    The sister of accused East Area Rapist Joseph DeAngelo told The Sacramento Bee on Thursday that her brother never displayed "any kind of madness" as a young man or adult and that her family is haunted by the thoughts of her brother's alleged victims. Rebecca Thompson, DeAngelo's older sister, said in a phone interview that she was "pretty much in shock." "As stunned as I am - because I've never seen him display any kind of madness or anything like that - I just can't believe it," Thompson said. "I've never seen anything to allow myself to think he could...
  • [Catholic Caucus] Friday of the Fourth Week After Easter (Gueranger)

    04/26/2018 9:02:06 PM PDT · by CMRosary
    White   ℣. In resurrectione tua Christe, alleluia. ℣. In thy resurrection, O Christ, alleluia. ℟. Cœli et terra lætentur, alleluia. ℟. Let heaven and earth rejoice, alleluia. PRAISE BE TO OUR RISEN JESUS, for his having said to us: He that believeth and is baptized, shall be saved! Thanks to his infinite mercy—we believe and have been baptized; we are, therefore, in the path of salvation. It is true that Faith will not save us without good works; but on the other hand, good works, without Faith, cannot merit eternal salvation. With what transport of joy ought we...
  • Diamond and Silk Clash with Rep. Hank Johnson in Explosive Hearing on Censorship

    04/26/2018 8:57:59 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 15 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | April 26, 2018 | Lauretta Brown
    Pro-Trump conservative media personalities Diamond and Silk, sisters whose real names are Lynnette Hardaway and Rochelle Richardson, testified before the House Judiciary Committee Thursday on the topic of bias against conservatives by companies like Facebook, in a hearing that frequently went off the rails. The sisters defended their claims that they were censored by the tech giant, often in very strong terms. They said that if Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg was censoring liberals, “Democrats would be in the streets right now marching and calling him all types of racist.” Rep. Hank Johnson (D-GA) implied the sisters were making a lot...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 04-27-18

    04/26/2018 8:50:45 PM PDT · by Salvation · 20 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 04-27-18 | Revised New American Bible
    April 27, 2018 Friday of the Fourth Week of Easter Reading 1 Acts 13:26-33 When Paul came to Antioch in Pisidia, he said in the synagogue:“My brothers, children of the family of Abraham,and those others among you who are God-fearing,to us this word of salvation has been sent. The inhabitants of Jerusalem and their leaders failed to recognize him,and by condemning him they fulfilled the oracles of the prophetsthat are read sabbath after sabbath. For even though they found no grounds for a death sentence,they asked Pilate to have him put to death,and when they had accomplished all that...
  • Is Something is WRONG HERE?

    04/26/2018 8:48:33 PM PDT · by hapnHal · 26 replies
    26 April 18 | hapnHAL
    Question.....Why a Bar Can Boot Trump Supporters, But a Bakery Cannot Deny Gay Customers.
  • Springwatch: Windows 10 spotters May have to wait a few more weeks (Spring Creators Update)

    04/26/2018 8:43:29 PM PDT · by dayglored · 3 replies
    The Register ^ | Apr 26, 2018 | Richard Speed
    (This is the photo that came with the article.) Chinese whispers suggest a big Patch Tuesday download Windows 10 Springwatch is headed for a fourth week, with the troubled update rumoured to have a name and possibly a release date.Having been pulled at the last minute due to "reliability issues" causing an unusually high number of Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) errors, the update has gone missing in action.A week after Windows fans expected to get their new toys, Microsoft emitted an updated version with an incremented build number – 17134. This made its way through the Windows Insider Programme,...
  • Alfie Evans’ chaplain recalled from Alder Hey

    04/26/2018 8:36:08 PM PDT · by ebb tide · 4 replies
    LifeSite News ^ | April 26, 2018 | Dorothy Cummings McLean
    LIVERPOOL, April 26, 2018 (LifeSiteNews) – Alfie Evans’ chaplain has allegedly been removed from the child’s cubicle at Liverpool’s Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust. Don Gabriele Brusco, an Italian priest stationed in London, had been sent by Bishop Calvina of the diocese of Carpi, to minister to Alfie’s needs. He administered the sacrament of the anointing of the sick to little Alfie. While at the hospital, the priest appealed to the consciences of the hospital staff, reminding them that God would judge them for their sins against Alfie’s life. Apparently, the staff did not like this. According to the...
  • Reporters Without Borders Blames Trump for U.S. Drop in Press-Freedom Ranking

    04/26/2018 8:25:36 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 22 replies
    Cybercast News Service ^ | April 26, 2018 | 1:26 PM EDT | Melanie Arter
    A new report by the group Reporters Without Borders ranking 180 countries according to press freedom showed the United States slipped two places, which the report blamed on President Donald Trump. The 2018 World Press Freedom Index reflects “growing animosity towards journalists.” “In North America, Donald Trump’s USA slipped another two places while Justin Trudeau’s Canada rose four and entered the top 20 at 18th place, a level where the situation is classified as ‘fairly good,’” the report stated. “Despite having strong constitutional protections to the contrary, the latest World Press Freedom Index findings on the US and Canada reveal...
  • NJ Politics Digest: Ex-Port Authority Commish Now Says Cops Need to Work on ‘Tone’

    04/26/2018 8:20:28 PM PDT · by upchuck · 5 replies
    observer.com ^ | Apr 26, 2018 | Steve Cronin
    Caren Z. Turner, the former Port Authority commissioner whose roadside encounter with Tenafly police is now a must-see viral video, apologized for her behavior on Wednesday, but told cops they need to work harder to avoid similar incidents in the future.Turner, who during the incident flashed her Port Authority badge, tried to give officers her business card, cursed at them and insisted on being addressed as “commissioner,” contends she never tried to intimidate the officers or exercise privilege as a highly placed public official.“At no point did I violate the Port Authority’s Code of Ethics or ask for special treatment...
  • 2 Shots fired inside capital basement

    04/26/2018 8:17:27 PM PDT · by JohnThree3to16 · 22 replies
    Facebook Live ^ | Abigail Ogle
    3 shots fired by armed security guard in basement restroom? Occurred Tuesday, apparently unrelated to gun legislation passed today at Oklahoma State Capitol building
  • Liberals Urge Nation To Respect Minorities’ Opinions Until Those Opinions Contradict Them-satire

    04/26/2018 8:07:24 PM PDT · by fungoking · 2 replies
    The Babylon Bee ^ | 4/26/18 | staff
    U.S.—After legendary hip-hop artist Kanye West expressed his support for President Donald Trump on Twitter, igniting a firestorm of controversy, liberals reminded the nation that everyone needs to respect minorities’ opinions until the exact moment those opinions contradict their own. Progressives confirmed they are totally passionate about listening to and supporting people of color, but added the caveat that anything they express can be dismissed if it is not in line with progressive values. “Listen 👏 to 👏 people 👏 of 👏 color 👏!” one person wrote on Twitter, but appended the tweet with “(Except for Kanye West, who supports...