Archive for May 19th, 2020

Former Cleveland Clinic Employee Arrested

on May 19, 2020, 10:19 AM / in National News

FBI Cleveland Special Agent Vicki Anderson-Gregg A former Cleveland Clinic employee was arrested Wednesday, May 13, 2020, without incident by law enforcement. Dr. Qing Wang is being charged with false claims and wire fraud related to more than $3.6 million in grant funding that Dr. Wang and his research group at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation (CCF) received from the National […]

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The Great Nevada Piggy-Bank Robbery: Stop! Thief!

The Great Nevada Piggy-Bank Robbery: Stop! Thief!

on May 19, 2020, 8:52 AM / in Opinion, State News

(Chuck Muth) – Rather than lay off non-essential government employees like everybody else back in March, Nevada Gov. Sisolak and the Democrats on the unconstitutional Interim Finance Committee (IFC) on Monday completely drained the state’s rainy-day fund of over $400 MILLION. And the robbers didn’t even wear face diapers! Under these extraordinary circumstances, this decision should NOT have been made by only a handful […]

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Will Americans Submit to a Second Lockdown?

Will Americans Submit to a Second Lockdown?

on May 19, 2020, 8:50 AM / in Opinion

The protesters seem to be saying: We deplore the losses and know the risks, but we cannot live our lives behind closed doors in our homes until the elites tell us, as though we were children, when we may go out in the yard. On March 24, President Donald Trump said he wanted the country and the economy “opened up […]

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AG BARR: HERE WE GO AGAIN!

on May 19, 2020, 8:48 AM / in Opinion

So Attorney General Barr stated today that his pit bull prosecutor, John Durham, won’t be criminally investigating former President Obama or Democrat candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden? Once again, we were told this Attorney General is a man of great integrity, a true patriot, a man dedicated to the rule of law, and blah, blah, blah!  Once again […]

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Malum Prohibitum: Guns Are Immoral Because They Say “They” Are

Malum Prohibitum: Guns Are Immoral Because They Say “They” Are

on May 19, 2020, 8:36 AM / in Opinion

Some years ago, before the smoking ban in Tennessee, my wife and I went to a new restaurant. We asked for a non-smoking table. After a while, the manager took us to a table to be seated. With a not-so-sleight-of-hand motion, he reached over and grabbed an ashtray and put it behind his back. The ensuing dialog went something like […]

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President Trump Says He Is Taking Hydroxychloroquine

on May 19, 2020, 8:31 AM / in National News

President Trump announced yesterday that he has been taking the anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine, but he says he has not tested positive for COVID-19. The president has repeatedly touted the drug as a possible treatment for the coronavirus, despite medical experts warning of increased cardiac arrests among some patients, as well as studies indicating that COVID-19 patients who received the drug […]

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Ken Osmond, actor who played Leave It to Beaver’s Eddie Haskell, dies at 76

Ken Osmond, actor who played Leave It to Beaver’s Eddie Haskell, dies at 76

on May 19, 2020, 8:29 AM / in People

Ken Osmond, the actor best known for his role as Eddie Haskell in the classic American sit-com Leave It to Beaver, died at his home in Los Angeles on Monday. He was 76. The cause is unknown. The actor appeared on Leave It to Beaver over the course of its six-season, 234-episode run between 1957 and 1963. His character, Eddie […]

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Barr: FBI found ties between Pensacola shooter and Al Qaeda

on May 19, 2020, 8:25 AM / in International News, National News

The Saudi military trainee who fatally shot three U.S. sailors at a Pensacola, Florida, military base last year had “significant” ties to Al Qaeda, the Justice Department and the FBI announced Monday. Investigators discovered the connection after they got through the encryption of iPhones belonging to the trainee, Mohammed Alshamrani, who had communicated with operatives from the terror group the […]

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Fired State Department watchdog was investigating Saudi arms sales

Fired State Department watchdog was investigating Saudi arms sales

on May 19, 2020, 8:22 AM / in National News

The State Department watchdog President Trump fired last Friday was investigating U.S. military sales to Saudi Arabia, Democratic lawmakers said Monday. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he had urged Trump to remove former Inspector General Steve Linick because his work was undermining the State Department. “Just like every presidentially confirmed position, I can terminate them. They serve at his […]

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Trump threatens to permanently end WHO funding

on May 19, 2020, 8:19 AM / in National News

President Trump has warned World Health Organization Director General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus that the U.S. might permanently cut off funding to the organization due to its “repeated missteps” in the response to the coronavirus pandemic, according to a copy of a letter Trump posted in a tweet Monday night. Trump said the organization would have to “commit to substantive […]

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Potential coronavirus vaccine shows early promise

on May 19, 2020, 8:17 AM / in National News

Massachusetts biotechnology company Moderna announced Monday that its potential COVID-19 vaccine showed promising early clinical trial results. Eight patients developed antibodies at levels similar to those of people who recovered from the coronavirus. Moderna described the interim data as “positive,” with Chief Medical Officer Tal Zaks saying that the findings, though preliminary, “substantiate our belief that mRNA-1273 has the potential […]

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Ten-year-old’s ‘Joke of the Day’ is making a difference: A practical way to ‘know God’s presence’

Ten-year-old’s ‘Joke of the Day’ is making a difference: A practical way to ‘know God’s presence’

on May 19, 2020, 8:13 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison “Why are ghosts such bad liars? Because you can see right through them.” Ethan LyBrand has been supplying a “Joke of the Day” such as this one during the pandemic. His audience is part of what makes this such a terrific story: Ethan is filming his jokes to share through the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s (MDA) social channels. […]

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COVID-19 Truthers Come Out on the Left

COVID-19 Truthers Come Out on the Left

on May 19, 2020, 8:11 AM / in Opinion

By Erick Erickson Let me be upfront with you — I suspect we may see a viral rebound in the United States that pushes some to aggressively go back into a lockdown. I don’t know that the United States will. But I also think so much media rage reporting has happened about Trump and the virus that the media has […]

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Kraft Heinz Finally Shares Some Good News: No Corporate Ties to SPLC

Kraft Heinz Finally Shares Some Good News: No Corporate Ties to SPLC

on May 19, 2020, 8:08 AM / in National News, Opinion

We received some good news yesterday from Kraft Heinz. It is not, as had been reported, a corporate supporter of the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC). But man did we have to push to get that information out of them. We at the Free Enterprise Project (FEP) “attended” – as much as we can attend anything these days – the company’s virtual […]

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Thanks to Unemployment Handouts, Employees Oppose Returning to Actual Work

on May 19, 2020, 7:49 AM / in Opinion

By C. Douglas Golden  |  WJ It seemed like the perfect idea at the time, at least to Democrats. The number of new unemployment claims for the past few weeks have been greater than our previous worst weeks by almost an order of magnitude. There are now more than 36 million people out of work since the coronavirus crisis began. Thus, in the […]

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Forced Vaccines and Digital IDs

Forced Vaccines and Digital IDs

on May 19, 2020, 7:41 AM / in National News, Opinion

Written by  Dennis Behreandt Over the last decade, major component agencies of the international Deep State have been working to design an all-encompassing digital ID system that would allow the tracking and control of the population of the entire world. Here’s what they are planning: a national health ID. This has been under development by international agencies along with the Gates […]

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‘Milwaukee Meteor’

on May 19, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s May 14, 2020. On this date 116 years ago, the Olympic Games opened in St. Louis. This was the third Olympiad of the modern era, the concept having been revived in Athens in 1896. The first time the United States hosted, however, was not a success. Few foreign athletes bothered to make the trek to the U.S. […]

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May 19th in History

May 19th in History

on May 19, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

May 19 is the 139th day of the year (140th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 226 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Calocerus (Eastern Orthodox Church) Crispin of Viterbo Dunstan (commemoration, Anglicanism) Ivo of Kermartin Joaquina Vedruna de Mas Maria Bernarda Bütler Peter Celestine Pudentiana (Roman Catholic Church) May 19 […]

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Armed Forces Day in United States

Armed Forces Day in United States

on May 19, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

  Saturday was Armed Forces Day, which many Americans celebrate annually on the third Saturday of May. It is a day to pay tribute to men and women who serve the United States’ armed forces. Armed Forces Day is also part of Armed Forces Week, which begins on the second Saturday of May. Some History on the Subject: On August 31, 1949, Louis […]

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Sour Notes

Sour Notes

on May 19, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s May 16, 2020. As a girl growing up in Missouri, Harry and Bess Truman’s only child sang as a soloist at Trinity Episcopal Church in Independence. Impressed, although perhaps not unbiased, the choir director there encouraged the young lady, Margaret Truman, to get formal voice lessons. She followed this advice both before and after attending George Washington […]

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