Archive for August 5th, 2020

The Barack Obama Mystery

on August 5, 2020, 8:20 AM / in Opinion

Thomas Jefferson once said, “If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.” A great deal of vital information is being unearthed about which every American must not be ignorant. It reveals unprecedented corruption by government officials that is undermining our freedoms and the political structure […]

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Longtime Rep. Lacy Clay defeated in Missouri Democratic primary

Longtime Rep. Lacy Clay defeated in Missouri Democratic primary

on August 5, 2020, 8:14 AM / in State News

Dangerous times in Congress to come………… Progressive Cori Bush scored a stunning upset victory over longtime Rep. William Lacy Clay in the Democratic House primary in Missouri’s 1st District on Tuesday. Bush defeated Clay, who has held the seat for nearly two decades, with 49 percent of the votes and all precincts reporting, according to The Associated Press. The Hill […]

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The DC Waffle…

on August 5, 2020, 8:11 AM / in National News

DC says they are getting closer to a deal – Markets continue to rally Gold surges up and thru $2,000/oz and is now trading at $2,054/oz API reports a drop in inventory – oil surges 2% 10 Yr Treasuries rally, sending yields plunging – When will we hear from Joey? Markets not pricing in ‘election risk’ Try the DC Waffle […]

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Las Vegas Xpress train project plans for 2021 launch date

Las Vegas Xpress train project plans for 2021 launch date

on August 5, 2020, 8:09 AM / in National News

X-Train CEO Michael Barron has lofty hopes for his planned Las Vegas to Los Angeles luxury rail line, even in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. Called the Las Vegas Xpress, Barron’s train was slated to go online this month after initially being delayed from a November 2019 kickoff. Now Barron says it will be operational in the spring. “It’s […]

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A Sampling of Recent Election Fraud Cases from Across the United States

on August 5, 2020, 8:05 AM / in National News

The Heritage Foundation’s Election Fraud Database presents a sampling of recent proven instances of election fraud from across the country. This database is not an exhaustive or comprehensive list. It does not capture all cases and certainly does not capture reported instances that are not investigated or prosecuted. It is intended to demonstrate the vulnerabilities in the election system and […]

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Mayor: Health Officials Justify Mask Mandates For Political Reasons, Not Science

Mayor: Health Officials Justify Mask Mandates For Political Reasons, Not Science

on August 5, 2020, 8:00 AM / in National News, Opinion

The Federalist  As the mayor of a small town in the Midwest with a population of less than 5,000 residents, I’ve been invited to attend numerous teleconferenced COVID-19 updates throughout the pandemic provided by local health officials. Because I read disease data and news daily and because my state and local area have had relatively few COVID-19 cases, I previously […]

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There is a Message Here, although Most Will Ignore it : Cardinals say no more players, staffers test positive for COVID-19

There is a Message Here, although Most Will Ignore it : Cardinals say no more players, staffers test positive for COVID-19

on August 5, 2020, 7:38 AM / in Baseball

The St. Louis Cardinals said no more players or staffers had tested positive for coronavirus on Tuesday, boosting the team’s hope that it will be able to return to the field on Friday. The Cardinals had seven players and six staffers test positive in the previous five days, forcing the postponement of a week of baseball games. The Cardinals are […]

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Trump signs $3 billion conservation bill

Trump signs $3 billion conservation bill

on August 5, 2020, 7:34 AM / in National News

President Trump on Tuesday signed legislation with nearly $3 billion in annual spending on conservation projects, outdoor recreation, and maintenance of national parks and other public lands. “There hasn’t been anything like this since Teddy Roosevelt, I suspect,” Trump said of the president who created many of the nation’s national parks, forests, and monuments more than a century ago. The […]

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Disney to premiere delayed Mulan on Disney Plus

Disney to premiere delayed Mulan on Disney Plus

on August 5, 2020, 7:31 AM / in National News

Walt Disney Co. reported Tuesday that its quarterly earnings fell by 40 percent to $11.7 billion as the coronavirus crisis forced the temporary closure of its theme parks. Wall Street had expected the entertainment giant’s earnings to come in at $12.4 billion. With the pandemic continuing, Disney said it would release Mulan on Disney Plus, shifting attention from its disappointing […]

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NYC health commissioner resigns over coronavirus response

on August 5, 2020, 7:29 AM / in State News

New York City’s health commissioner, Dr. Oxiris Barbot, resigned on Tuesday in protest of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s handling of the coronavirus outbreak in a city that was an early epicenter of the coronavirus crisis. “I leave my post today with deep disappointment that during the most critical public health crisis in our lifetime, that the health department’s incomparable disease […]

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Missouri approves Medicaid expansion, Kobach loses Kansas GOP primary

on August 5, 2020, 7:26 AM / in State News

Voters in Missouri on Tuesday approved expanding Medicaid to about 230,000 low-income residents. With 99 percent of precincts reporting, 53 percent voted “yes” on the ballot measure; 47 percent voted “no.” Missouri is the sixth red state to expand Medicaid, and the second to do so amid the coronavirus pandemic, after Oklahoma. Gov. Mike Parson (R) opposed the expansion, saying […]

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Tropical Storm Isaias kills 6 on East Coast

Tropical Storm Isaias kills 6 on East Coast

on August 5, 2020, 6:57 AM / in National News

Tropical Storm Isaias pushed up the East Coast on Tuesday, spawning tornadoes and killing at least six people. Two of the deaths occurred in Bertie County, North Carolina, where a mobile home park was devastated by one of the twisters. Several other people were missing. The storm, which made landfall in southeastern North Carolina as a hurricane, raced through Virginia […]

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Massive explosion kills at least 100 in Beirut

on August 5, 2020, 6:54 AM / in International News

A huge explosion killed at least 100 people near the port of the Lebanese capital Beirut on Tuesday, with more fatalities feared. More than 4,000 others were injured. The blast smashed windows in buildings in the surrounding area.   The headquarters of former Prime Minister Saad Hariri and CNN’s Beirut bureau were among the buildings damaged. Investigators reported that the […]

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John MacArthur’s church violates state restrictions: Three principles to balance in serving Caesar and Christ

John MacArthur’s church violates state restrictions: Three principles to balance in serving Caesar and Christ

on August 5, 2020, 6:44 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison Pastor John MacArthur led his congregation in worship inside Grace Community Church’s 3,500-seat sanctuary in Sun Valley, California, last Sunday. They met in violation of state restrictions stating, “Places of worship must therefore discontinue indoor singing and chanting activities and limit indoor attendance to 25 percent of building capacity or a maximum of one hundred attendees, whichever is lower” […]

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SAF Preps for Battle as Dems Mask Failures by Scapegoating Guns

SAF Preps for Battle as Dems Mask Failures by Scapegoating Guns

on August 5, 2020, 6:38 AM / in National News

by Dave Workman |  Ammoland Democrats unable to deal with the sudden crime increases in major cities are falling back on their favorite scapegoats—guns and Second Amendment rights—to mask their party’s failures, according to Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Donald Trump, in a blistering interview with Fox News. As Conway was speaking, major gun rights organizations were reacting to language in a […]

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Progressive Privilege: Large Gatherings for Me, but Not for Thee

Progressive Privilege: Large Gatherings for Me, but Not for Thee

on August 5, 2020, 6:17 AM / in National News, Opinion

Written by  Michael Tennant Bans on large gatherings, Americans are told, are based on science and therefore must be obeyed by everyone lest the population be decimated by COVID-19. But there appears to be one glaring exception to the rule: large gatherings with left-wing political agendas. Requiring people to stay home or to self-quarantine after traveling to high-risk areas, as some […]

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Cuban Immigrant Businessman in Louisville Accuses BLM of “Mafia Tactics”

Cuban Immigrant Businessman in Louisville Accuses BLM of “Mafia Tactics”

on August 5, 2020, 6:14 AM / in National News

Written by  Warren Mass Members of Louisville’s Cuban community gathered on August 2 at a rally in support of Fernando Martinez and other business owners who received a threatening letter from Black Lives Matter “activists.” Martinez, a native of Cuba and a partner of the Olé Restaurant Group, was one of dozens of business owners in the East Market District (known […]

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August 5th in History

August 5th in History

on August 5, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

August 5 is the 217th day of the year (218th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 148 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Abel of Reims Addai Afra Albrecht Dürer, Matthias Grünewald, and Lucas Cranach the Elder (Episcopal Church (USA)) Cassian of Autun Dedication of the Basilica of St Mary Major […]

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