Archive for March 1st, 2019

An ARMS RACE: Deadly AI Tanks, The U.S. Military’s Next Project

An ARMS RACE: Deadly AI Tanks, The U.S. Military’s Next Project

on March 1, 2019, 9:24 AM / in National News

The United States military is going to attempt to build deadly artificial intelligence-driven tanks.  Dubbed Project ATLAS, this type of tank would lead to the first autonomous ground combat vehicles. According to Quartz, the Advanced Targeting and Lethality Automated System (ATLAS) would theoretically give a tank the ability to do everything necessary to take down a target except pull the trigger. A […]

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Women’s Sports May One Day Soon Consist Entirely of Men

Women’s Sports May One Day Soon Consist Entirely of Men

on March 1, 2019, 9:21 AM / in Opinion

The only piece of research done on transgender women competing in women’s sports had a sample size of eight people By Rod Liddle  |  Spectator USA Congratulations to Terry Miller and Andraya Yearwood for sweeping all before them in the Connecticut girls’ high school track races last week. Yes, of course they are men. There were some anguished complaints from […]

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Political Puppets, aka Dummies

Political Puppets, aka Dummies

on March 1, 2019, 9:15 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Art by A.F. Branco

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Universal Background Check Bill Passes with Help From Turncoat GOP Members

Universal Background Check Bill Passes with Help From Turncoat GOP Members

on March 1, 2019, 9:14 AM / in National News

 by John Crump Washington D.C. –-(Ammoland.com)- H.R.8, known as the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019, passed the US House of Representatives. The bill passed the chamber of Congress by a vote of 240 to 190. News media outlets like CNN claim that the bill passed with bipartisan support. Looking at the breakdown of the vote, the proposed law did not enjoy as […]

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Pakistan takes captured pilot to border for handover to India

Pakistan takes captured pilot to border for handover to India

on March 1, 2019, 9:05 AM / in International News

Pakistan on Friday moved an Indian pilot captured from a warplane shot down in the disputed Kashmir region to a border crossing, where he was to be handed over to India. Pakistan’s prime minister, Imran Khan, has said his country was returning the pilot, identified as Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, as a peace gesture following clashes that have escalated tensions […]

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Senate confirms former coal lobbyist as EPA chief

Senate confirms former coal lobbyist as EPA chief

on March 1, 2019, 9:03 AM / in National News

The Senate on Thursday confirmed former coal lobbyist Andrew Wheeler as the new leader of the Environmental Protection Agency. Wheeler, who has won praise from Republicans for helping to roll back Obama-era environmental regulations, was approved in a 52 to 47 vote. He has been running the EPA on an interim basis since President Trump’s first administrator, Scott Pruitt, left […]

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to face corruption indictment

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to face corruption indictment

on March 1, 2019, 9:00 AM / in International News

Israeli Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit on Thursday announced his intention to indict Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on bribery, fraud, and breach of trust charges. The decision came after a two-year investigation into whether Netanyahu and wealthy business leaders traded official favors for valuable gifts. Netanyahu, who will be the country’s first sitting prime minister to be indicted if the case […]

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Inslee announces presidential bid

Inslee announces presidential bid

on March 1, 2019, 8:58 AM / in National News, State News

Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee announced Friday that he was running for president, joining an increasingly crowded field that already includes 12 other candidates for the Democratic nomination to challenge President Trump. Inslee revealed his plans in a video made public Friday, making environmental issues the focus of his campaign. “I’m Jay Inslee and I’m running for president because I […]

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Trump, Kim government split on reason for summit collapse

on March 1, 2019, 8:53 AM / in International News

The U.S. and North Korea on Thursday gave conflicting accounts on why President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un cut short their denuclearization summit without a deal. Trump said the talks collapsed because Kim demanded that the U.S. lift all economic sanctions without a commitment from Pyongyang to dismantle its nuclear arsenal. North Korea’s foreign minister, Ri Yong […]

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Quote of the Week

on March 1, 2019, 8:41 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s March 1, 2019, the end of a trying week in U.S. politics as discord and missed opportunities were the themes from Hanoi to Capitol Hill. And don’t get me started on Bryce Harper. It is, however, the beginning of a month that will bring us spring and big-league baseball, although little in the way of peace between […]

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Preserving Yellowstone

on March 1, 2019, 8:00 AM / in History, Opinion

Good morning, it’s March 1, 2018. On this date in 1872, Yellowstone National Park came into existence. The land wasn’t new, of course. Neither was the sense of awe that its many splendors evoked in human visitors. What was new a century-and-a-half ago was the idea that such wondrous places should be preserved by the government in something approaching their […]

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Today, top Democrats, including Speaker Nancy Pelosi, expressed some misgivings over Medicare for all. Liberal groups want Democrats to go bigger on drug pricing, but a GOP-aligned group is already pushing back.

Today, top Democrats, including Speaker Nancy Pelosi, expressed some misgivings over Medicare for all. Liberal groups want Democrats to go bigger on drug pricing, but a GOP-aligned group is already pushing back.

on March 1, 2019, 7:40 AM / in National News, Opinion

Pelosi on single-payer health care: ‘How do you pay for that?’ Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) is certainly voicing some skepticism about single-payer health care (also known as Medicare for all). “That is, administratively, the simplest thing to do, but to convert to it? Thirty trillion dollars. Now, how do you pay for that?” Pelosi said of single-payer in an interview […]

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Jayapal (D) Touts Health Insurance Stocks Sinking From Increased ‘Medicare for All’ Push

on March 1, 2019, 7:36 AM / in National News, State News

Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D., Wash.) on Wednesday night celebrated the stocks of health insurers taking a dive due to an increased push for “Medicare for all.” Jayapal, who introduced  the Medicare for All Act of 2019 on Wednesday, spoke at a progressive Busboys and Poets town hall in Washington, D.C. alongside Democratic Reps. Rashida Tlaib (Mich.), Ilhan Omar (Minn.), and Mark Pocan (Wis.). During […]

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A SHIP OF FOOLS

on March 1, 2019, 7:33 AM / in Opinion

Donny Deutsch, a frequent guest on the Liberal, “Morning Joe” show,  warned that President Trump could start a civil war in this country.  My only comment is, “Who needs President Trump to start a civil war when we citizens are fully capable and motivated to do it all by ourselves”? The mistake these Liberal morons are making is they are forgetting the […]

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Waters calls on House to boost scrutiny of Trump’s finances

on March 1, 2019, 7:32 AM / in National News

By Sylvan Lane  |  The Hill Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) on Thursday called for greater congressional scrutiny of President Trump’s finances, including allegations that he used his charitable foundation to avoid taxes. Waters told reporters Thursday that the House should be focused on exposing whether Trump committed financial crimes alleged by his former lawyer, Michael Cohen, before a House panel Wednesday. She […]

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Missouri House passes ‘strongest pro-life bill in the country’

on March 1, 2019, 7:23 AM / in State News

JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri, (LifeSiteNews) – This week, the Missouri House overwhelmingly passed what has been called the strongest pro-life bill in America, in the form of legislation that combines almost every pro-life legislative proposal in the current session. The House voted 117-39 for the omnibus Wednesday, The Kansas City Star reported, after “two days of circuitous, occasionally bizarre, often deeply-personal and impassioned […]

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Is the American Century Over For Good?

Is the American Century Over For Good?

on March 1, 2019, 6:54 AM / in Opinion

Indulging its hatred of Trump is a preoccupation, an obsession of this capital city. “Politics stops at the water’s edge” was a tradition that, not so long ago, was observed by both parties, particularly when a president was abroad, speaking for the nation. The tradition was enunciated by Sen. Arthur Vandenberg of Michigan in 1947, as many of the Republicans […]

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Why Guvnah, you’re blushing!

Why Guvnah, you’re blushing!

on March 1, 2019, 6:52 AM / in Opinion, State News

From RockyTopPolitics Ah do declare!  I buhlieve it’s a Southern Bill. A few days ago the Tennessean revealed that it’s continually dwindling staff decided they should spend their time on the most important issue facing our citizens today. Taxes? National Security? Education?  Nah.  What was clearly key to the survival of the Republic was what one might find in an […]

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Colorado Agrees to National Popular Vote to Gut Electoral College

Colorado Agrees to National Popular Vote to Gut Electoral College

on March 1, 2019, 6:36 AM / in National News, Opinion, State News

Written by  Steve Byas With the approval of Governor Jared Polis, a Democrat, Colorado will become the 12th state to join the National Popular Vote interstate compact, a proposal that if enough states sign on, effectively amends the U.S. Constitution and guts the Electoral College system of presidential election, all without going through the amendment process required in Article V of […]

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Walmart launches huge gay dating video ad

on March 1, 2019, 6:28 AM / in Announcements, National News

In a move that most Christians probably never expected to see, retail giant Walmart has posted an online video that normalizes homosexual relationships. For most Christians and other traditionalists, the idea that marriage is between a man and a woman is sacred. We’ve seen many large corporations reject that in their marketing, but I honestly never thought Walmart would join […]

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