Archive for May 22nd, 2019

Socialist Promises

Socialist Promises

on May 22, 2019, 8:34 AM / in Opinion

By Walter E. Williams Presidential contenders are in a battle to out give one another. Senator Elizabeth Warren proposes a whopping $50,000 per student college loan forgiveness. Senator Bernie Sanders proposes free health care for all Americans plus illegal aliens. Most Democratic presidential candidates promise free stuff that includes free college, universal income, “Medicare for All” and debt forgiveness. Their socialist […]

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“Gun Crime” is a Made Up Word from the Anti-Gun World, Here are the Real Numbers

“Gun Crime” is a Made Up Word from the Anti-Gun World, Here are the Real Numbers

on May 22, 2019, 8:27 AM / in National News, Opinion

(AmmoLand.com) When we talk about firearms,there is a LOT of misinformation and … outright lies told by the gun grabbing left. For the left gun control is a means to an end, a way to gain power. Not to save lives. This is one of the reasons their programs fail. They don’t want to stop shootings but use them to […]

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Trump reportedly picks Cuccinelli as immigration ‘czar’

on May 22, 2019, 8:20 AM / in National News

President Trump is expected to name former Virginia Attorney General Kenneth Cuccinelli II to oversee U.S. immigration policies, a White House official confirmed Tuesday. Cuccinelli has been known as an immigration hardliner since before Trump entered politics, but he backed a Trump rival, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), at the 2016 Republican convention. More recently, he has burnished his image in […]

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Yemen rebels reportedly target Saudi airport with bomb-laden drone

Yemen rebels reportedly target Saudi airport with bomb-laden drone

on May 22, 2019, 8:17 AM / in International News, National News

Yemeni Houthi rebels, who are allied with Iran, reportedly used a bomb-laden drone to attack a Saudi airport and military base on Tuesday. The attack on the Saudi city of Najran came as tensions escalated between Iran and the U.S. Tehran announced it had quadrupled its capacity to enrich uranium, a year after President Trump withdrew the U.S. from the […]

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The Retail Apocalypse Returns!

The Retail Apocalypse Returns!

on May 22, 2019, 8:11 AM / in National News

By Greg Guenthner The retail apocalypse is back with a vengeance this earnings season, decimating shares of some of the most recognizable names in the sector. Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE:JWN) is this week’s latest victim. The stock is tumbling double-digits early this morning after reporting a horrific earnings miss. The upscale mall shop missed top -line estimates and slashed guidance, triggering […]

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N.Y. lawmakers pass bill to weaken Trump’s pardon powers

on May 22, 2019, 7:56 AM / in State News

New York state lawmakers passed a measure on Tuesday that would allow prosecutors to pursue state charges against certain individuals even if they have received a presidential pardon — a move seen as a direct shot at President Donald Trump. New York law currently bars the state from prosecuting a person who has already been tried for the same crime […]

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Former Sen. Dole, a decorated WWII veteran, promoted to colonel

Former Sen. Dole, a decorated WWII veteran, promoted to colonel

on May 22, 2019, 7:54 AM / in National News

By Sean Kimmons, Army News Service WASHINGTON — Longtime politician Bob Dole, who was severely wounded in World War II by German gunfire, was honorably promoted to colonel Thursday in a private ceremony at the WWII Memorial. Dole, 95, served as a captain in the 10th Mountain Division before pursuing a political career that included nearly 30 years as a […]

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Amash won’t rule out Libertarian challenge to Trump

Amash won’t rule out Libertarian challenge to Trump

on May 22, 2019, 7:51 AM / in National News

Rep. Justin Amash (R-Mich.) on Tuesday said he would not rule out a third-party challenge to President Trump in 2020. The Hill asked Amash if he is thinking about leaving the Republican Party to run for president as the Libertarian Party candidate. “I’m just focused on defending the Constitution, it’s not something I’ve thought about,” Amash said. “I don’t take […]

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Kamala Harris, other presidential candidates rack up missed votes in Congress

Kamala Harris, other presidential candidates rack up missed votes in Congress

on May 22, 2019, 7:49 AM / in National News

Not doing their job………. By Tal Kopan  |  San Francisco Chronicle Presidential campaigns are grueling, requiring candidates to engage in near-constant travel around the country to shake hands with voters, promote policies and ask for donations. For sitting members of Congress, that means missing some votes. Sen. Kamala Harris, for example, has already missed nearly one out of every four […]

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NFL’s Benjamin Watson: Alyssa Milano’s Abortion Comments Reveal ‘IGNORANCE, RACISM’ or Both

NFL’s Benjamin Watson: Alyssa Milano’s Abortion Comments Reveal ‘IGNORANCE, RACISM’ or Both

on May 22, 2019, 7:39 AM / in National News

NFL tight end, now for the New England Patriots, and father of seven Benjamin Watson ripped liberal activist and actress Alyssa Milano for her comments on CNN with Chris Cuomo that recent pro-life legislation will affect “women of color” most, Watson saying her comments reveal “IGNORANCE, RACISM” or both. .@Alyssa_Milano to claim that giving MORE children of color the right to be […]

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California’s Housing Bubble’s So Bad, 100s Forced To Live On Boats

California’s Housing Bubble’s So Bad, 100s Forced To Live On Boats

on May 22, 2019, 7:35 AM / in State News

by Tyler Durden |  ZeroHedge California’s housing affordability crisis is getting worse. Affordability in San Francisco is now at 10-year lows, and only one in five households can afford to purchase a median-priced single-family home in the Bay Area. The crisis has driven many people onto the water, living on makeshift boats, outside marinas, and wealthy communities. The floating homeless population in […]

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Temptations (nothing new under the sun)

on May 22, 2019, 7:23 AM / in Religion

As I have been sitting here checking out my news trap line this thought hit me like a bolt of lightning.  All the Democrats (and RINOS) are busy TEMPTING the voters with all their FREE products and ideas.  Just as Satan tempted Jesus.  Will the Voters be able to resist the TEMPTATION of LIES (Twisted benefits)?   Think of the many […]

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At Australian Ballot Boxes, the Left’s Empathy Deficit Came Home to Roost

At Australian Ballot Boxes, the Left’s Empathy Deficit Came Home to Roost

on May 22, 2019, 7:22 AM / in International News

written by Claire Lehmann The result of Saturday’s federal election in Australia is being treated as the most staggering political shocker in my country since World War II. Scott Morrison, leading the Liberal Party, looks to have won a majority government—a result that defies three years of opinion polling, bookie’s odds and media commentary. In the aftermath, analysts on both sides are trying to explain […]

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Recovering Evangelism with Real Miracles is God’s Way to Awakening

Recovering Evangelism with Real Miracles is God’s Way to Awakening

on May 22, 2019, 7:16 AM / in Religion

The CLOCK is ticking and the ALARM is about to go off.  My prayer for all is that you wake up before the alarm goes off so that you have time to have your eyes opened and to SEE what is about to take place.  I would love to know that many of you will wake up and think of […]

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Nadler accuses Trump of witness intimidation, threatens legal action over McGahn testimony

on May 22, 2019, 7:14 AM / in National News

House Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) accused President Trump of witness intimidation on Tuesday and threatened legal action to enforce his panel’s subpoena for public testimony from former White House counsel Don McGahn. “He took to Twitter to call Mr. McGahn a liar. His lawyers went on cable television to do the same,” Nadler said at a brief committee hearing […]

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Elton John SLAMS Leftist Critics Who Have a Problem With a Straight Man Playing Him

on May 22, 2019, 7:12 AM / in International News

Actor Taron Egerton, known by many for his role in the 2014 action/comedy The Kingsman, plays rock legend Elton John in the upcoming movie Rocketman. Many have complained that since John is gay, the role should have been played by someone from the LGBT community instead of a straight man, but John is having none of that. “That’s all bulls***, I’m sorry,” John […]

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U.S. school fails Christian student for refusing Islamic prayer

U.S. school fails Christian student for refusing Islamic prayer

on May 22, 2019, 6:52 AM / in National News, State News

Also taught ‘Muslims’ faith is stronger than Christians’ The declarations could have been made by an imam in a mosque sermon. “Most Muslims’ faith is stronger than the average Christian.” “Islam at heart is a peaceful religion.” Jihad is a “personal struggle in devotion to Islam, especially involving spiritual discipline.” “To Muslims, Allah is the same God that is worshiped in Christianity and Judaism.” “Men are […]

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Costly Wind Power Menaces Man and Nature

Costly Wind Power Menaces Man and Nature

on May 22, 2019, 6:48 AM / in National News, Opinion

THE TRUE COSTS OF WIND ENERGY ARE TOO OFTEN (DELIBERATELY?) IGNORED OR UNDERESTIMATED by Dr. Jay Lehr and Tom Harris, ©2019 Wind energy can never replace fossil fuels, despite claims of environmentalists and advocates of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal (GND). It’s not environment-friendly either. Indeed, wind power is hampered by many limitations, including: * its intermittent and inefficient nature […]

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Long Term Care

Long Term Care

on May 22, 2019, 6:46 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Some have counseled me to go to a long-term care home. I was not sure about this. So I decided to ask my long time doctor. So, I awaited my next visit and I asked him, “How do you determine whether or not an older person should be put in a Long-Term Care Home?” “Well,” he said, “we fill up […]

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May 22nd in History

May 22nd in History

on May 22, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

May 22 is the 142nd day of the year (143rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 223 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Abolition Day (Martinique) Christian feast day: Castus and Emilius Fulk Humilita Michael Hồ Đình Hy (one of Vietnamese Martyrs) Quiteria Rita of Cascia Romanus of Subiaco May 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) […]

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