Archive for June 6th, 2020

Floyd’s Health Issues Don’t Affect Homicide Ruling: AP

on June 6, 2020, 8:35 AM / in Opinion

Justifying an opinion By Marilyn Marchione, AP Chief Medical Writer  George Floyd had drugs in his system and severe heart disease when a Minneapolis police officer put a knee to his neck, but independent experts said the medical problems revealed in the full autopsy report don’t change the conclusion that the handcuffed man’s death was a homicide. “He has some underlying […]

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The Great Screen Robbery: Chicago looters make off with TVs & other expensive goods from MOVING TRAIN in broad daylight

on June 6, 2020, 8:19 AM / in National News

Video has emerged online purporting to show looters audaciously stealing flat screen TVs and other electronics from a slow-moving freight train in Chicago, as mass protests raged across the US. As the wave of peaceful anti-police brutality protests continue across the US – along with violent and chaotic rioting – in the wake of the brutal death of George Floyd […]

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SECDEF ESPER AND JOINT CHIEF MILLEY BLEW THEIR WAD

on June 6, 2020, 8:05 AM / in Opinion

So President Trump is piled high with all kinds of problems dealing with the pandemic, riots in the streets, terrible unemployment figures and several states governed by Liberals refusing to open.  It was at this carefully contrived time that Secretary of Defence Mark Esper committed outright insubordination by publicly stating his opposition to Trump using the military to put down […]

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Why Trump?

on June 6, 2020, 7:58 AM / in Opinion

H/T To Bill

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Florida Supreme Court Boots Gun Ban Ballot Initiative

Florida Supreme Court Boots Gun Ban Ballot Initiative

on June 6, 2020, 7:36 AM / in State News

In a 4-1 ruling, the Florida Supreme Court handed a stinging defeat to the gun prohibition lobby by declaring a proposed state constitutional amendment that would have banned possession of so-called “assault weapons” did not meet requirements to be placed on the ballot. It was a victory for the National Rifle Association, Unified Sportsmen of Florida, National Shooting Sports Foundation and other […]

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Self-Defense Insurance vs Legal Protection Plans for Gun Owners

Self-Defense Insurance vs Legal Protection Plans for Gun Owners

on June 6, 2020, 7:33 AM / in National News

by Jim Grant Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning at no additional cost to you, Ammoland will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. Attorney, Ryan Cleckner, gives us an overview of self-defense insurance with recommendations & explains how they are actually essential legal protection plans for concealed carry holders & lawful gun […]

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2 National Guardsmen Struck By Lightning During Washington DC Protest

2 National Guardsmen Struck By Lightning During Washington DC Protest

on June 6, 2020, 7:29 AM / in National News

In a freak occurrence during Wednesday night’s protests, two National Guardsmen were badly injured after being struck by lightning near the White House, officials said early Friday. The two service members were struck shortly after midnight within the Lafayette Park perimeter, where protests over the death of George Floyd continued for a seventh day (note: it was the ninth day of demonstrations […]

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Shut In Thoughts

on June 6, 2020, 7:26 AM / in Bedtime Stories

All these people are worrying about a baby boom in the next nine months. Two days of homeschooling should nip that right in the bud! All I can think about now when I’m watching any TV show or movie is how everyone is standing WAY too close together. I used to spin that toilet paper like I was on Wheel […]

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School Districts Across The Country Move To Cut Contracts With Local Police After Minneapolis Public School Voted to End Its Contract With MPD

on June 6, 2020, 6:53 AM / in National News, State News

By Pamela Geller  |  Geller Report Put children at risk – that makes sense (to a Democrat). The American people need to cut their social contract with public schools. School Districts Across The Country Move To Cut Contracts With Local Police By Jennie Taer, Sara Carter, June 5, 2020 A number of school districts in the United States are moving to cut […]

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D-Day at 75: Two Flags and a Son’s Promise Kept

D-Day at 75: Two Flags and a Son’s Promise Kept

on June 6, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

To honor our Veterans, strive to be, first and foremost, an American citizen worthy of their sacrifice. Seventy-five years ago, in the early hours of June 6th, 1944, the largest amphibious assault in history, preceded by an enormous air assault, commenced. Codenamed “Operation Neptune” but more commonly referred to as D-Day, it was the first assault of “Operation Overlord,” the Allied […]

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American Minute with Bill Federer  Six Day War, & Presidential Support of Israel

American Minute with Bill Federer Six Day War, & Presidential Support of Israel

on June 6, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

The 120 mile long Suez Canal, connecting the Red Sea to the Mediterranean Sea, was built by the French, 1859-1869. Britain gained control of the Canal in 1882, and defended it during the First and Second World Wars. On July 26, 1956, after making overtures to the Soviet Union, Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser seized control of the Suez Canal, […]

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D-Day Landing Sites Then and Now: Normandy Beaches in 1944 and 70 Years Later

D-Day Landing Sites Then and Now: Normandy Beaches in 1944 and 70 Years Later

on June 6, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

By David Sim  / International Business Times              On June 6, 1944, Allied soldiers descended on the beaches of Normandy for D-Day, an operation that turned the tide of the Second World War against the Nazis, marking the beginning of the end of the conflict. Today, as many around the world prepare to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the landings, pictures […]

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Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, City Officials Cutting $100 Million-$150 Million From LAPD Budget, Funds To Be Reinvested In Communities Of Color

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, City Officials Cutting $100 Million-$150 Million From LAPD Budget, Funds To Be Reinvested In Communities Of Color

on June 6, 2020, 6:00 AM / in State News

By Tom Tapp |  Deadline As he began to speak about reforming the LAPD during his Wednesday evening press conference, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti called this an “urgent moment” for the city, “an inflection point.” He said he is “committed to making this moment not just a moment.” Garcetti said he would be making commitments to creating racial equality. “It is time to move our […]

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Leaving the Nest

Leaving the Nest

on June 6, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, People

Good morning, it’s Tuesday, June 6, 2017. Twenty years ago today, Bill and Hillary Clinton began the process of letting their only child go. Because Chelsea Clinton’s father was president and her mother was first lady, it happened publicly. The venue was Sidwell Friends School, which had long been a haven for the children of Washington’s elite, and President Clinton […]

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D Day

D Day

on June 6, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

D-Day was JUNE 6, 1944. Over 160,000 troops from America, Britain, Canada, free France, Poland, and other nations landed along a 50-mile stretch of the Normandy coast of France. It was the largest amphibious invasion force in world history, supported by 5,000 ships with 195,700 navy personnel and 13,000 aircraft. On that day, the sea along the heavily fortified beaches […]

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Domestic Policy: The Air-Traffic Controller’s Strike

Domestic Policy: The Air-Traffic Controller’s Strike

on June 6, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

The current Trump – Air Traffic Controllers issue reminded me of Ronald Reagan and the Air Traffic Controllers Domestic Policy: The Air-Traffic Controller’s Strike A president can clearly point to the commander in chief clause of the Constitution as a basis for his or her authority to deploy troops. However, many other actions that presidents take consist of a combination […]

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Celebrities Show Solidarity With Protesters By Burning Their Own Homes To The Ground

Celebrities Show Solidarity With Protesters By Burning Their Own Homes To The Ground

on June 6, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Babylon Bee BELL CANYON, CA—According to sources, Hollywood celebrities have courageously united under an inspiring new movement to show respect for black lives. Entitled the #BurnYourHouseDown movement, celebrities such as Alyssa Milano, Jimmy Kimmel, and John Legend have volunteered to relinquish their power and privilege by burning their houses and everything they have to the ground. The organizer of this […]

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A Vision That Transforms

A Vision That Transforms

on June 6, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

We all . . . are being transformed into the same image from glory to glory, just as by the Spirit of the Lord. – 2 Corinthians 3:18 In one version of the mythical tale of King Arthur, the young king is hiding in a tree, nervously awaiting his betrothed. After falling, he felt he had to explain himself to […]

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June 6th in History

June 6th in History

on June 6, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

June 6 is the 157th day of the year (158th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 208 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Claude the Thaumaturge Ini Kopuria (Church of England, Episcopal Church) Marcellin Champagnat Norbert of Xanten Rafael Guízar y Valencia June 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Memorial Day (South Korea) […]

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