Archive for December 15th, 2020

A VERY INTERESTING DAY OFF FOR FEDERAL WORKERS

on December 15, 2020, 7:25 AM / in Opinion

Thursday, December 24th, 2020 is Christmas Eve.  President Trump has signed an EO to allow non-essential federal workers to take that day off.  That will give non-essential federal workers a four-day weekend, which is nice of our President, but it will also clear non-essential federal workers from their offices for a very strategic four days. How does this fit in […]

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Has America’s Suez Moment Come?

Has America’s Suez Moment Come?

on December 15, 2020, 7:03 AM / in Opinion

Can a nation so distracted, so divided, so at war with itself continue to meet all of the duties, obligations and commitments that are ours as the self-proclaimed “leader of the free world”? 2020 will surely qualify as an “annus horribilis” in the history of the Republic. By New Year’s, one in every 1,000 Americans, 330,000, will be dead from […]

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Health care workers on Monday received initial Pfizer doses of COVID-19 vaccine

on December 15, 2020, 7:00 AM / in National News

The Hill’s Niall Stanage writes that no matter how determined Trump may be to focus public attention on the election, the vaccine rollout is the final test of his presidency.    Earlier on Monday, the Trump administration had envisioned a day of positive PR about vaccine doses distributed around the country. Sandra Lindsay, an intensive care nurse at Long Island Jewish […]

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Affirmative Motors

Affirmative Motors

on December 15, 2020, 6:50 AM / in Opinion

By Eric Peters  |  Eric Peters Autos GM used to hire engineers – and build cars. Now it counts beans – and signals virtue. Word arrives that GM will henceforth explicitly judge applicants for employment based on how they look  – i.e., the color of their skin – openly repudiating the quaint idea that academic and other earned qualifications ought to be the sole […]

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Joe Biden is NOT My President

Joe Biden is NOT My President

on December 15, 2020, 6:47 AM / in Opinion

By Boyd D. Cathey  |  My Corner This morning I opened my AOL account and immediately a story from The Huffington Post caught my eye. It seems that a New Jersey congressman,  Bill Pascrell, a Democrat,  “has called on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) to bar 126 GOP representatives from the House, arguing that their support for the failed, baseless Texas lawsuit seeking to hijack the presidential […]

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Eulogy for Dad

Eulogy for Dad

on December 15, 2020, 6:34 AM / in People

This column was authored by Walter Williams’ daughter, Devon Williams. In the late 1980s, when telemarketing was at it is peak, a company called our home during dinner. I picked up the phone and handed it to my dad. This is what we heard him say: “I’m not interested.” “No. No, thank you.” “Well … I’m not ever going to […]

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Sandra Lee packs up home she shared with Gov. Cuomo

Sandra Lee packs up home she shared with Gov. Cuomo

on December 15, 2020, 6:29 AM / in People

By Leah Bitsky  |  Page Six Sandra Lee is moving on. The TV chef was spotted collecting her belongings from the Westchester home she formerly shared with ex-boyfriend Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Lee, 54, was photographed loading boxes into a moving van on Monday. She took to Instagram to share her feelings on moving out of the home, writing in a long post on […]

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Major cable networks quiet on sexual harassment allegations against Cuomo

Major cable networks quiet on sexual harassment allegations against Cuomo

on December 15, 2020, 6:24 AM / in State News

By Kenneth Garger  |  New York Post Several major cable networks failed to report on sexual harassment allegations against Gov. Andrew Cuomo in the wake of the Sunday accusations, according to a media watchdog group. CBS, NBC and ABC were all silent on Sunday night — the same day Cuomo’s former aide Lindsey Boylan tweeted out the claims against her ex-boss, according to the Media […]

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SolarWinds HQ Raided in Austin — More News Coming on CEO and Executive Vice President (Update)

SolarWinds HQ Raided in Austin — More News Coming on CEO and Executive Vice President (Update)

on December 15, 2020, 6:17 AM / in National News

By Jim Hoft Last night the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) issued a rare Emergency Directive 21-01, in response to a KNOWN COMPROMISE involving SolarWinds Orion products. This was only the fifth Emergency Directive issued by CISA under the authorities granted by Congress in the Cybersecurity Act of 2015. CISA reported a breach of the SolarWinds Orion products. This Emergency Directive […]

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Twitter ‘Accident’ Reveals Big Tech’s Ability To Cut Supporters Off from Trump

on December 15, 2020, 6:06 AM / in National News

Twitter insists that it was an accident that on Saturday users who wanted to interact with tweets from President Donald Trump were left unable to do so. On Saturday, Trump continued his comments on the presidential election. Who is a worse governor, @BrianKempGA of Georgia or @dougducey of Arizona??? These are two RINO Republicans who fought against me and the Republican Party […]

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Christmas Quote for Today

Christmas Quote for Today

on December 15, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, People

Maybe Christmas, the Grinch thought, doesn’t come from a store. Dr. Seuss   Theodor Seuss Geisel was an American writer and cartoonist. He was most widely known for his children’s books, which he wrote and illustrated under the pseudonym Dr. Seuss . He had used the pen name Dr. Theophrastus Seuss in college and later used Theo LeSieg and Rosetta […]

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Vaccinated Israelis to Get ‘Green Passport’ Allowing Them to Attend Events, Eat at Restaurants

on December 15, 2020, 6:00 AM / in International News

SOURCE: SUMMIT.NEWS Israelis who get the COVID-19 vaccine will be given ‘green passports’ that will enable them to attend venues and eat at restaurants. The country’s health ministry announced that citizens who take the shot will be rewarded with “free movement waivers” that will allow them to bypass coronavirus restrictions. The green passports will be issued after a person receives the […]

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Hawker Hurricane

Hawker Hurricane

on December 15, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

The Hawker Hurricane fighter aircraft was in Yugoslav service from 1938 to 1941 and 1944 to 1951. The Royal Yugoslav Air Force obtained 24 of the British fighters commencing on 15 December 1938 from early production batches, the first foreign sale of the aircraft. Twenty additional fighter aircraft were built by Zmaj under licence in Yugoslavia. When the country was drawn into World War II by the German-led Axis invasion of April 1941, the aircraft achieved some […]

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December 15th in History

December 15th in History

on December 15, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

December 15 is the 349th day of the year (350th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 16 days remaining until the end of the year. You have 9 days left for Christmas Shopping. Holidays Bill of Rights Day (United States) Christian feast day: December 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Drostan (Aberdeen Breviary) Maria Crocifissa di Rosa Mesmin Valerian […]

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Perfect Peace Is Possible

Perfect Peace Is Possible

on December 15, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on You, because he trusts in You. —Isaiah 26:3 Few things (if anything at all) in this fallen world can be called perfect. But God promises to keep us in “perfect peace” if we keep our minds focused on Him and continue trusting Him (Isaiah 26:3). So why do […]

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Who You Are

Who You Are

on December 15, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

What is mankind that you are mindful of them?  Psalm 8:4 His name is Dnyan, and he considers himself a student of the world. And “this is a very big school,” he says of all the cities and towns he’s passed through. He began a four-year journey on his bicycle in 2016 to meet and learn from people. When there’s a […]

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