Archive for May 1st, 2017

The Best Reason Not To Home-School Your Children

The Best Reason Not To Home-School Your Children

on May 1, 2017, 8:16 AM / in Opinion

By Jon Rappoport  /  Activist Post After conducting a multi-center, phase-3, double-blind, placebo controlled, independently reviewed study, encompassing 39 countries, various undersea kingdoms, and the moon, I’ve concluded that the best reason parents shouldn’t home-school their children is: They can’t. They can’t, because the public education they received was so wan and thin and bereft of substance, they’re unfit to teach. […]

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Twitter and Bloomberg partner to offer streaming news

Twitter and Bloomberg partner to offer streaming news

on May 1, 2017, 8:00 AM / in International News, National News

Twitter is teaming up with Bloomberg to stream video news around the clock, The Wall Street Journal reported Sunday. Bloomberg, a global financial news service, reportedly will create a channel with live news produced for Twitter from Bloomberg’s bureaus around the world, rather than simply rebroadcasting Bloomberg’s current TV news. “It is going to be focused on the most important […]

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At least 13 killed in weekend storms across four states

At least 13 killed in weekend storms across four states

on May 1, 2017, 7:57 AM / in National News

Prayers for the family’s The death toll from weekend storms and tornadoes that swept across Texas, Arkansas, Missouri, and Mississippi reached at least 13 late Sunday. Four people were killed and more than 50 injured as tornadoes swept through the Canton area east of Dallas, flattening homes, flipping cars, and causing “extensive damage,” officials said. Several people were killed when […]

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Biden surprises crowd by saying he won’t run in 2020

Biden surprises crowd by saying he won’t run in 2020

on May 1, 2017, 7:51 AM / in National News

Former Vice President Joe Biden doused speculation that he was gearing up for a possible 2020 presidential bid on Sunday, telling New Hampshire Democrats, “Guys, I’m not running.” The crowd booed when he said it, although supporters reacted positively to Biden’s call for restoring dignity to politics and the party’s appeal to working class voters. Politico reported on Sunday that […]

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President Schumer agrees to bill funding Obamacare, abortionists, but no wall

President Schumer agrees to bill funding Obamacare, abortionists, but no wall

on May 1, 2017, 7:31 AM / in Bedtime Stories, Opinion

What the Dem’s would love to happen….. By Ed Straker The President and Congress agreed to a spending bill to get the government through to September. (Wish To Be)President Chuck Schumer said: “This agreement is a good agreement for the American people and takes the threat of a government shutdown off the table,” said… Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.). “The bill […]

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Postal Service marks solar eclipse with stamp that changes with heat from finger

Postal Service marks solar eclipse with stamp that changes with heat from finger

on May 1, 2017, 7:23 AM / in National News

By John Burger   /   Aleteia USPS uses “thermochromic” ink for first time. Struggling at a time when more people write emails than drop letters in the mailbox, or pay their bills online instead of licking a stamp to send in the check, the United States Postal Service has been trying all sorts of ways to keep the postage stamp alive. […]

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U.S.-backed militias oust Islamic State from Syria’s Tabqa old city

U.S.-backed militias oust Islamic State from Syria’s Tabqa old city

on May 1, 2017, 7:20 AM / in International News

U.S.-backed militias said on Monday they had pushed Islamic State fighters out of the old quarters of Tabqa, a strategically vital town controlling Syria’s largest dam, hemming the militants into the remaining modern district along the shore. The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), an alliance made up of Syrian Kurdish and Arab fighting groups, are fighting a multi-phased campaign to drive […]

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Hill settles on $1T spending bill, vote likely by Wednesday

Hill settles on $1T spending bill, vote likely by Wednesday

on May 1, 2017, 7:17 AM / in National News

By The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers on Monday unveiled a huge $1 trillion-plus spending bill that would fund most government operations through September but denies President Donald Trump money for a border wall and rejects his proposed cuts to popular domestic programs. The 1,665-page bill agreed to on Sunday is the product of weeks of negotiations. It was […]

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Leaked document reveals Facebook conducted research to target emotionally vulnerable and insecure youth

Leaked document reveals Facebook conducted research to target emotionally vulnerable and insecure youth

on May 1, 2017, 7:13 AM / in International News, National News

A SECRET document shows in scary detail how Facebook can exploit the insecurities of teenagers using the platform. Nick Whigham   /   News.com.au  FACEBOOK has come under fire over revelations it is targeting potentially vulnerable youths who “need a confidence boost” to facilitate predatory advertising practices. The allegation was revealed this morning by The Australian which obtained internal documents from […]

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Who Are The Turncoat Republicans Protecting ObamaCare?

Who Are The Turncoat Republicans Protecting ObamaCare?

on May 1, 2017, 7:09 AM / in National News, Opinion

Dozens of “moderate” Republicans who voted in the past to repeal ObamaCare when it didn’t matter are now blocking even a watered-down repeal bill. (AP) Health Reform: Republicans in the House voted nine times to fully repeal ObamaCare when they knew President Obama would veto it. Now that they actually can repeal ObamaCare, dozens of “moderate” Republicans are blocking even […]

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Congress Reaches Deal to Keep Government Open

Congress Reaches Deal to Keep Government Open

on May 1, 2017, 6:56 AM / in National News

“Lawmakers are expected to vote early this week on a bipartisan deal that does not include funding for a new wall along the U.S.-Mexico border but includes increased spending for technology investments and repairs to existing fencing and infrastructure along the border,” the Washington Post reports. “The agreement follows weeks of tense negotiations between Democrats and GOP leaders after President […]

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GOP Leaders Will Try Again on Obamacare Repeal  /  Hopefully OBC will sink like the Titanic

GOP Leaders Will Try Again on Obamacare Repeal / Hopefully OBC will sink like the Titanic

on May 1, 2017, 6:54 AM / in National News

House Republican leaders and White House officials “are increasingly confident about passing their long-stalled Obamacare replacement bill: More lawmakers than ever are committed to voting ‘yes,’ they say, and GOP insiders insist they’re within striking distance of a majority,” Politico reports. “But the window of opportunity for Speaker Paul Ryan and his leadership team is closing fast. The House is […]

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HERBERTS SHOULDN’T WEAR TIE-DYE

HERBERTS SHOULDN’T WEAR TIE-DYE

on May 1, 2017, 6:50 AM / in Opinion

FREEMANSPERSPECTIVE  The term “Herbert” referred to a stiff, rule-keeping bureaucrat. Tie-dye was the clothing of hippies; it was made with bleach and strings. Being old enough to remember how things were “back in the day,” I’m always half insulted to see very fine establishment types – people whose livelihoods rest on uncritical obedience – trying to align themselves with nonconformists […]

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Ten Things You Might Like to Know Today, May 1st 2017

on May 1, 2017, 6:45 AM / in National News

1. WHAT BUDGET LEGISLATION DOESN’T HAVE A $1 trillion-plus spending bill denies Trump money for a border wall and rejects his proposed cuts to popular domestic programs. 2. AP REVEALS HORROR OF SEX ASSAULTS BY K-12 STUDENTS A yearlong investigation by the AP finds roughly 17,000 official reports of sexual assaults by students in kindergarten-12 schools over a four-year period. […]

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Something that should endear the Business World

Something that should endear the Business World

on May 1, 2017, 6:42 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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May 1st: International Collectivist Victims Day

May 1st: International Collectivist Victims Day

on May 1, 2017, 6:39 AM / in History, Opinion

By Jim ONeill  /  Canada Free Press We Should Remember The Horrors Of Communism And Socialism Per the detailed analysis in “The Black Book of Communism: Crimes, Terror, Repression” (which should be required reading by every student in America) the number of deaths caused by Communism and Socialism was estimated at 94,360,000…. These estimates were made almost 20 years ago in […]

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Letter to District Court Judge William Orrick  /  Neal’s Soapbox

Letter to District Court Judge William Orrick / Neal’s Soapbox

on May 1, 2017, 6:34 AM / in Opinion

Just a few days ago District Court Judge William H. Orrick put a temporary block on President Trump’s move to cut federal funding to cities that declare themselves to be sanctuaries for illegal aliens. I am sending this letter to him stating my position on the subject. Neal Ross XXXXXXXXX Olivehurst, CA 95961 District Judge William H. Orrick San Francisco […]

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Cornyn: U.S. Military Suffering from Prolonged Conflict, Deferred Investment

Cornyn: U.S. Military Suffering from Prolonged Conflict, Deferred Investment

on May 1, 2017, 6:26 AM / in National News

BY KARL HERCHENROEDER  /  PJ Media WASHINGTON – Stretched thin after 15 years of continued conflict, the U.S. is not currently capable of maintaining a modern and effective military against the Islamic State, Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas) said Wednesday. “To address these threats, to maintain the peace, and fight if we must, we have to maintain a capable, ready, and […]

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One killed, seven wounded in San Diego pool party shooting, gunman killed

One killed, seven wounded in San Diego pool party shooting, gunman killed

on May 1, 2017, 6:18 AM / in National News, State News

By NICOLE HENSLEY   /   NY Daily News A beer-guzzling gunman fired off at least 30 gunshots at a San Diego pool party on Sunday night, killing at least one reveler and wounding seven more, witnesses and cops said. Some of the victims were critically wounded, including a woman who died hours after the 6 p.m. attack, San Diego Police […]

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LIBERALS THAT HATE CHRISTIANITY AND POLITICS TODAY WOULD HAVE HATED MANY OF OUR NATION’S FOUNDERS

LIBERALS THAT HATE CHRISTIANITY AND POLITICS TODAY WOULD HAVE HATED MANY OF OUR NATION’S FOUNDERS

on May 1, 2017, 6:11 AM / in History, Opinion

BY GARY DEMAR  /  GODFATHER POLITICS Horror author Stephen King said that Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz is “very scary” because he “is a fundamentalist Christian.” He went on to say in an interview with the Daily Beast: “He’s very scary. I actually think Trump, in the end, would be more electable than Cruz because Cruz is a fundamentalist Christian and […]

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