Archive for August 4th, 2020

50 Is Nifty

on August 4, 2020, 8:47 AM / in History, Opinion

Good morning, it’s August 4, 2017. Today is Barack Obama’s birthday. The former president came into the world, as the local newspaper noted, at Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children, Honolulu, Hawaii, on this date in 1961. Those details are probably better known than those surrounding most presidential births, at least in part because of the dubious efforts of […]

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Trump has FAILED

on August 4, 2020, 8:24 AM / in National News, Opinion

I never – NEVER – thought I would agree with anything this Self involved idiot would say but when I saw the headline on this item I sat here shaking my head YES YES  ! ! ! ! Pres. Trump has indeed FAILED –  He FAILED TO CONTINUE THE COMMIE/SOCIALIST AGENDA that has been THE PROGRAM for the Democrats and […]

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A Chilling Warning

on August 4, 2020, 8:21 AM / in News

H/T to Bob for this link –  It is well worth taking the time to listen and to THINK!!!!! Hopefully many of you will listen and THINK and then share it with others. How easily so many will follow the *leaders* — right into the prison camps and smile all the while they are doing so. One of the comments […]

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Radical Defund Efforts

Radical Defund Efforts

on August 4, 2020, 8:18 AM / in National News, Opinion

The agenda of watering down our FOUNDING RIGHTS – especially those related to gun ownership began  long ago:  Please note that it began under a DEMOCRAT – FDR – the early Globalist leader to occupy the Oval Office. The agenda has been to remove our guns or strictly limit our use of them via the many LAWS they pass in […]

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The BLM SCAM GAME

The BLM SCAM GAME

on August 4, 2020, 8:16 AM / in National News

This entire BLM bunch has nothing to do with BLACK LIVES or with George Floyd.  This BLM bunch is a white organization formed and funded by Commie Socialist – GLOBALISTS – those who want to destroy America and what it stands for.  They use *BLACK* as a cover for their black ops – black meaning what they do in the DARKNESS – not the […]

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Voting with Their Feet: Children of High-Level CCP Officials Choose to Live Abroad

Voting with Their Feet: Children of High-Level CCP Officials Choose to Live Abroad

on August 4, 2020, 7:46 AM / in International News

  By Ming Yang WASHINGTON – A recent article by an outspoken Chinese sociologist has gone viral on Beijing’s tightly-controlled social media, sparking debates about the children of China’s privileged class who choose to live overseas. Zheng Yefu, a retired sociology professor from China’s prestigious Peking University, wrote that although the Chinese Communist Party maintains its grip on power in order […]

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Covid-19 time bomb: Hong Kong jobs crisis sparks rise in serious emotional and mental health problems, experts warn

Covid-19 time bomb: Hong Kong jobs crisis sparks rise in serious emotional and mental health problems, experts warn

on August 4, 2020, 7:42 AM / in International News

Unable to cope with job loss, ‘some may become suicidal, turn to drugs, alcohol or gambling’ Expert says groups hit hardest by unemployment are those aged 20 to 24 and 50 to 54 This is the second instalment of a five-part series in which the Post takes a look at unemployment in Hong Kong, as the city grapples with the aftermath […]

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Raging Against Peggy Noonan

on August 4, 2020, 7:36 AM / in Opinion

By Erick Erickson What a silly world we live in. People are genuinely angry at a very fair piece by Peggy Noonan. You can read the piece here. This is the piece that burns up those consultants who now have invented an income stream against Trump, having been marginalized within the GOP. Never Trumpers never seem to judge themselves. Many […]

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Lawmakers, administration report slow progress in stimulus talks

on August 4, 2020, 7:34 AM / in National News

By Alexis Simendinger and Al Weaver Top Republican and Democratic negotiators made little progress on Monday toward a coronavirus relief package as they regrouped following the expiration of federal  unemployment benefits enacted in March to help millions of jobless Americans. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, White House chief of staff Mark Meadows, Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), and Senate Minority Leader Charles […]

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2020 Democratic Party Platform Declares Total War on 2nd Amendment

2020 Democratic Party Platform Declares Total War on 2nd Amendment

on August 4, 2020, 7:30 AM / in National News, Opinion

The national Democratic Party is no longer making any attempt to hide their antipathy towards guns and gun owners. Where once the party attempted to tailor their anti-gun messaging to appear moderate and appeal to some gun owners, the draft 2020 Democratic Party Platform contains a full-throated assault on firearms ownership and a blueprint for undermining every aspect of Second Amendment rights. […]

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Two sisters reunite after fifty years because of COVID-19: The peril of self-reliance and the power of Spirit-dependence

Two sisters reunite after fifty years because of COVID-19: The peril of self-reliance and the power of Spirit-dependence

on August 4, 2020, 7:24 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison Doris Crippen, age seventy-three, was recently diagnosed with COVID-19 and became a patient at a rehabilitation center in Nebraska. Bev Boro, a medication aide, has worked at the facility for more than two decades. Last month, Bev was looking over her patient list when she recognized Doris’s name. She was shocked: Doris is her older sister, though the […]

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What Should Valuations be for Tech?

on August 4, 2020, 7:21 AM / in International News, National News

BY KENNY POLCARI It feels good today… but remember how ugly it felt in March – keep it in perspective What should valuations be for tech? Gold hovers just below $2000/oz as it awaits more data Oil remains in the $35/$45 range. Markets wait for Biden to announce… Try the Salmon Stocks continue to surge… Enjoy this run while it […]

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Trump threatens legal action to block Nevada’s mail-in voting expansion

on August 4, 2020, 7:13 AM / in National News

President Trump on Monday said he had the power to block mail-in voting, although he stopped short of saying he would do so. “I have the right to do it,” he said, contradicting lawmakers from both parties. “We haven’t got there yet, but we’ll see what happens.” Trump was expressing displeasure with Nevada state lawmakers for voting to automatically send […]

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Obama unveils first round of 2020 endorsements \ Let’s work to make sure all of them lose

on August 4, 2020, 7:00 AM / in National News

Former President Barack Obama released his first batch of 2020 endorsements on Monday, backing 118 candidates in 17 states to help Democrats hold onto a House majority and regain control of the Senate. Obama also announced his support for Democrats running for the state legislature in Texas, hoping to help them win a majority ahead of 2020 redistricting. “Our country’s […]

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Trump repeats TikTok-ban threat, sets deadline for Microsoft deal

Trump repeats TikTok-ban threat, sets deadline for Microsoft deal

on August 4, 2020, 6:58 AM / in International News, National News

President Trump on Monday doubled down on his threat to ban TikTok, but said he would accept an acquisition of the Chinese social media app by Microsoft provided it happened quickly. Analysts believe his threats are a negotiation tactic to force TikTok’s Chinese parent company, ByteDance, to fully divest its U.S. operations. “I don’t mind” if a large American company […]

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Filing suggests D.A. investigating Trump for possible fraud

on August 4, 2020, 6:52 AM / in State News

Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance’s office suggested in a court filing Monday that it is investigating President Trump and his company, The Trump Organization, for possible bank and insurance fraud. The filing was made in response to a lawsuit by Trump’s attorneys, who have argued prosecutors were acting in “bad faith” by issuing a “wildly overbroad” subpoena seeking Trump’s personal […]

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Hurricane Isaias makes landfall in North Carolina

Hurricane Isaias makes landfall in North Carolina

on August 4, 2020, 6:50 AM / in National News

Isaias regained hurricane status on Monday as it headed up the South Carolina coast on the way to landfall in southern North Carolina early Tuesday. Isaias was downgraded again to a tropical storm after coming ashore. It brought strong winds and heavy rain, but threatened to do the most damage with its storm surge, said National Weather Service meteorologist Tim […]

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Trump criticizes Birx for warning of coronavirus ‘new phase’

on August 4, 2020, 6:44 AM / in National News

President Trump on Monday tweeted criticism of Dr. Deborah Birx, who is coordinating the White House’s coronavirus response, saying she “took the bait & hit us. Pathetic!” after Birx, responding to criticism from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), warned of a “new phase” of widespread coronavirus. Trump said at a Monday evening White House news conference that he had spoken […]

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Cruz and Sethi came to speak….

on August 4, 2020, 6:38 AM / in Local News

U.S. Senator Ted Cruz showed and spoke at a rally for Senate candidate Manny Sethi in Jackson Monday morning, August 3rd, 2020. According to WBBJ: Both spoke to reporters after the rally, and Sethi explained how he would crack down on recent protests. “I believe that the folks who are tearing down these monuments–it’s a federal crime and they should […]

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What Will Last?

What Will Last?

on August 4, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

The things which are seen are temporary, but the things which are not seen are eternal. —2 Corinthians 4:18 I have a friend who was denied a doctorate from a prestigious West Coast university because of his Christian worldview. As he was approaching the conclusion of his studies, his advisor invited him to come into his office and informed him […]

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