Archive for December 8th, 2020

Legendary airman Chuck Yeager dead at 97

Legendary airman Chuck Yeager dead at 97

on December 8, 2020, 8:47 AM / in People

By Tamar Lapin and Kenneth Garger |  New York Post Legendary airman Chuck Yeager — the first pilot in history confirmed to break the sound barrier — died Monday, his wife announced. He was 97. “It is w/ profound sorrow, I must tell you that my life love General Chuck Yeager passed just before 9pm ET,” Victoria Yeager wrote on her husband’s verified […]

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House reportedly to vote on stopgap spending bill to avert shutdown

on December 8, 2020, 8:40 AM / in National News

Democratic aides said Monday that the House is preparing to vote Wednesday on a stopgap spending measure to prevent a government shutdown ahead of a Friday deadline. The short-term spending bill will keep government agencies funded through Dec. 18, giving Republicans and Democrats more time to negotiate a long-term deal. House Democratic leaders had aimed to resolve differences over a […]

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Georgia recertifies Biden victory in state

on December 8, 2020, 8:38 AM / in State News

Georgia on Monday recertified its presidential election results after completing a third count confirming that President-elect Joe Biden had won the state, Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger (R) said. “Today is an important day for election integrity … Georgians can now move forward knowing that their votes, and only their legal votes, were counted accurately, fairly, and reliably,” Raffensperger said. […]

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Britain starts massive coronavirus vaccination effort

on December 8, 2020, 8:35 AM / in International News

The U.K. on Tuesday launched its massive coronavirus vaccination campaign after facing months of allegations that it had botched the response to the pandemic. Distributing tens of millions of doses of the vaccine produced by Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech will be the biggest logistical feat ever attempted by Britain’s National Health Service, which recruited tens of thousands of […]

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Turning PPE into bricks: The most read Bible verse of 2020 and the hidden danger on the path to God’s best

Turning PPE into bricks: The most read Bible verse of 2020 and the hidden danger on the path to God’s best

on December 8, 2020, 8:34 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison | Denison Forum The coronavirus pandemic is generating tons of discarded PPE. This gear is often made of polypropylene plastic, which can take hundreds of years to degrade in landfills and oceans. Enter Binish Desai, a recycling prodigy in India who at the age of sixteen founded a company that has turned textile waste into furniture and […]

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Stimulus Goes Nowhere – Try the Stuffed Calamari

Stimulus Goes Nowhere – Try the Stuffed Calamari

on December 8, 2020, 8:30 AM / in National News

Things you need to know: The UK celebrates ‘V’ Day Congress FAILS to strike a deal Investors doing normal/methodical re-balancing – no need to get anxious Oil off, Gold Up and Bitcoin down Recipe #4 – Stuffed Calamari’s Stocks ended the day lower on Monday… as investors chose to ignore any of the good news out of DC – i.e. […]

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How the F— Am I the Sane One?

on December 8, 2020, 8:26 AM / in Opinion

By Erick Erickson Just over a decade ago I was tweeting bad things about David Souter. I had readers from RedState send so much rock salt to Olympia Snowe for siding with the Democrats in a committee vote on Obamacare that it made the Wall Street Journal. I sent balls to Mitch McConnell. I was a tea partier when it […]

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Houston Lawsuit Claims Gun Signage Requirements Violate First Amendment Rights

Houston Lawsuit Claims Gun Signage Requirements Violate First Amendment Rights

on December 8, 2020, 8:23 AM / in State News

U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)-  Everytownlaw, the Bloomberg financed anti-right to arms group, is involved in a convoluted lawsuit filed in Houston, Texas. Texas statutes prescribe signs be posted on businesses if the presence of a person who is armed, in the business, is presumed to be trespassing. This is not unusual. The regulation of signs to give effective notice, especially in licensed businesses, […]

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Cops raid home of Rebekah Jones, who said she was fired for not doctoring COVID-19 data

on December 8, 2020, 8:16 AM / in National News, State News

By Tamar Lapin  |  New York Post Florida police on Monday raided the home of a former state data scientist who claimed she was fired from the Department of Health for refusing to doctor coronavirus figures. Rebekah Jones posted video on Twitter showing officers with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement drawing their guns as they entered her house in Tallahassee. “They pointed a gun […]

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Virginia Military Institute Removes ‘Stonewall’ Jackson Statue

Virginia Military Institute Removes ‘Stonewall’ Jackson Statue

on December 8, 2020, 8:11 AM / in State News

H/T to the Tennessee Star by Thomas Catenacci Virginia Military Institute began tearing down a statue of Confederate Gen. Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson Monday morning after school leadership approved the removal in October. Virginia Military Institute’s (VMI) Board of Visitors unanimously approved Gen. Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson statue’s removal in October after the school was accused of systemic racism and of fostering a hostile […]

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What Biden’s First 100 Days Might Look Like

What Biden’s First 100 Days Might Look Like

on December 8, 2020, 8:07 AM / in Opinion

But the truly formidable challenge for a President Biden will be China, which is not the China of 2016 that Vice President Biden recalls. The Biden-Harris administration will confront “a pandemic, an economic crisis, calls for racial justice and climate change. The team being assembled will meet these challenges on Day One.” So declares the transition team of Joe Biden, […]

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These Masks ???

on December 8, 2020, 8:03 AM / in Opinion

The best evidence available shows that masks don’t prevent getting COVID-19. https://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2020/12/03/efficacy-of-surgical-masks.aspx It’s time to take the darn things off and thrown them in the trash.  This insanity has gone on long enough. Tell the businesses that you shop at that you aren’t going to wear a mask.  If they insist, leave.  I left a business last week, without purchasing […]

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Goya Food’s Trump-Supporting CEO Named AOC ‘Employee of the Month’ After She Called for Boycott and Sales Skyrocketed

Goya Food’s Trump-Supporting CEO Named AOC ‘Employee of the Month’ After She Called for Boycott and Sales Skyrocketed

on December 8, 2020, 8:01 AM / in National News

By Leisa Audette https://100percentfedup.com/hilarious-goyas-trump-supporting-ceo-just-named-aoc-employee-of-the-month-after-she-called-for-boycott-and-sales-skyrocketed/ Goya’s CEO just revealed that he named Alexandria Ocasio Cortez (AOC) employee of the month after she called for a boycott of their products, and their sales skyrocketed. During an interview with Michael Berry, CEO  Bob Unanue had this to say about AOC: “She was actually our Employee of the Month; I don’t know if you know about this, […]

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FDA Confirms Pfizer Vaccine 95% Effective, Warns Of ‘Severe Adverse Reactions’ After Dose 2

FDA Confirms Pfizer Vaccine 95% Effective, Warns Of ‘Severe Adverse Reactions’ After Dose 2

on December 8, 2020, 7:56 AM / in National News

by Tyler Durden  |  Zero Hedge Pfizer and partner BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine meets expectations on agency guidance and is enough to spur an agency review, according to staff of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The finding is one of several significant new results featured in the briefing materials, which span 53 pages of data analyses from the agency and from Pfizer. On Thursday, […]

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2021 Will Be A “Reality Check On Extend-And-Pretend” – Saxo Bank Unveils Its ‘Outrageous Predictions’ For The Year Ahead

2021 Will Be A “Reality Check On Extend-And-Pretend” – Saxo Bank Unveils Its ‘Outrageous Predictions’ For The Year Ahead

on December 8, 2020, 7:51 AM / in Opinion

Via Saxo Bank, Saxo Bank has today released its 10 Outrageous Predictions for 2021. The predictions focus on a series of unlikely but underappreciated events which, if they were to occur, could send shockwaves across financial markets: Amazon “buys” Cyprus Germany bails out France Blockchain tech kills fake news China’s new digital currency inspires tectonic shift in capital flows Revolutionary fusion […]

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Welcome To Crazy Town – Seattle Introduces Bill To Legalize Crimes Of Poverty

Welcome To Crazy Town – Seattle Introduces Bill To Legalize Crimes Of Poverty

on December 8, 2020, 7:44 AM / in State News

by Charles “Sam” Faddis Once upon a time Seattle was one of my favorite cities in the world. Situated as it is beside the beauty of Puget Sound with the Cascades in one direction and the majesty of the Olympic Peninsula in the other, it is placed in one of the world’s most beautiful locations. The climate also is enviable, never […]

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“A masked society is a slave society”

“A masked society is a slave society”

on December 8, 2020, 7:41 AM / in Opinion

Letter to the public: Not since Hillary Clinton’s failed healthcare task force in the nineties has a task force claimed to do so much yet produce so little. When the Madison County Covid-19 Task Force was first announced I was excited. Jackson and Madison County have a long history of meeting difficult problems head-on and devising solutions that work. The […]

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Olivia Jade to break silence on college admissions scandal on ‘Red Table Talk’

on December 8, 2020, 7:34 AM / in National News

Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli’s daughter Olivia Jade is finally discussing her experience being caught in the middle of the college admissions scandal. Jade, 21, sat down with Jada Pinkett Smith and Willow Smith for Tuesday’s episode of “Red Table Talk.” She explained her decision to participate in the show in a promo clip on Instagram, saying, “I’ve watched the show and […]

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Rogers, Goins out at Department of Veterans Services

on December 8, 2020, 7:29 AM / in State News

Former Republican state Reps. Courtney Rogers and Tilman Goins have resigned from their respective positions as commissioner and deputy commissioner of the state Department of Veterans Services, The Tennessean’s Natalie Allison reports. NEW: Courtney Rogers, commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Veterans Services, has resigned along with her deputy Tilman Goins. Rogers is the third member of Gov. Bill Lee’s cabinet to […]

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Georgia secretary of state recertifies election results after recount

on December 8, 2020, 7:25 AM / in National News, State News

Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger (R) recertified the results of the state’s presidential election on Monday after a recount completed last week reaffirmed President-elect Joe Biden’s victory. “It’s been 34 days since the election on Nov. 3,” Raffensperger said at a news conference at the Georgia Capitol earlier in the day. “We have now counted legally cast ballots three times and the […]

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