Archive for April 8th, 2021

The Tennessee Star Daily Wednesday, April 08

on April 8, 2021, 9:08 AM / in State News

Good morning, everybody! We’re starting off the day over at legislative Plaza again, where a bill is making its way through the Senate that prohibits vaccine passports. We’ll tell you what we know! Next up, we’ll tell you about how groundbreaking reporter Andy Ngo was uninvited to a Christian conference. Plus we have the latest on what the Border Patrol isn’t saying about […]

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Arizona Gov. Signs Bill Barring Enforcement of Federal Gun Controls

on April 8, 2021, 8:55 AM / in State News

By AWR HAWKINS |  Breitbart Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey (R) signed legislation Tuesday to bar in-state enforcement of any federal firearm laws which violate the Second Amendment. On March 31, 2021, Breitbart News reported the legislation, HB 2111, titled “2nd Amendment Firearm Freedom Act,” had been passed by the Arizona House and Senate and was heading to Ducey’s desk. The Associated Press notes that […]

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Going to be an interesting day…. here comes the crap

on April 8, 2021, 8:53 AM / in News

House lawmakers will vote on a proposal to make Washington, D.C., the 51st state. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer says the vote will happen later this month. The proposal is expected to pass the House, but it does not appear to have the support to pass the Senate. Democrats hold a slim majority in the Senate and would need at […]

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Biden says compromise ‘inevitable’ on infrastructure plan

on April 8, 2021, 8:45 AM / in National News

President Biden said Wednesday that compromise on his infrastructure and jobs proposal is “inevitable” but insisted that inaction was not an option. “Compromise is inevitable, changes are certain,” Biden said in remarks from the White House. “We’ll be open to good ideas and good faith negotiations. But here’s what we won’t be open to. We will not be open to […]

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DC Medical Examiner’s Office Rules Ashli Babbitt’s Death at Capitol a Homicide

DC Medical Examiner’s Office Rules Ashli Babbitt’s Death at Capitol a Homicide

on April 8, 2021, 8:41 AM / in National News

.The DC Medical Examiner’s Office has determined Ashli Babbitt’s death to be a homicide. “On Wednesday, January 6, 2021 an unprecedented incident of civil insurrection at the United States Capitol resulted in the deaths of five individuals,” the summary read. “The District of Columbia Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, Dr. Francisco J. Diaz, MD, FCAP, has issued the following […]

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COVID vaccination site closes early after adverse reactions to Johnson & Johnson shot

on April 8, 2021, 8:37 AM / in State News

By Kenneth Garger | New York Post Thirteen people at a COVID-19 vaccination site in Colorado had adverse reactions to the Johnson & Johnson vaccine on Wednesday — shutting down operations for the day, a report said. Officials did not disclose the types of reactions suffered by less than 1 percent of the more than 1,700 people given shots at Dick’s […]

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Washington’s Follies Are Dangerous to Us and to the World

Washington’s Follies Are Dangerous to Us and to the World

on April 8, 2021, 8:31 AM / in Opinion

It is 1939 all over again By Paul Craig Roberts | PaulCraigRoberts.org A country without a media is lost to the follies of its government, and that is precisely the position of America today.  In the nuclear era, the entire world is at the mercy of Washington’s follies.  At the present moment the incompetent fools that an insouciant American public permits to rule them […]

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Any men left in Major League Baseball? Airline cockpits? Corporate office suites?

Any men left in Major League Baseball? Airline cockpits? Corporate office suites?

on April 8, 2021, 8:10 AM / in Opinion

Georgia voter ID law exposes leftists who control big companies as wimps. WASHINGTON, D.C.,  (LifeSiteNews) – The woke leftists controlling Major League Baseball, major U.S. airlines, and other corporations such as Coca-Cola have displayed their unhappiness with Georgia’s recent voter ID law. Put aside the stunning hypocrisy of their virtue-signaling claims: Most of these corporations demand IDs in order for […]

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Is There Evidence That China is attacking USA from within

on April 8, 2021, 8:04 AM / in Opinion

High-ranking China Communist Party (CCP) members admit that they have influence over their “old friends” inside of the US government and power groups. This would explain why our borders are wide open, and illegals and the terrorists among them stream in assisted by our own government.  

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Why is Washington’s Legislature Still Locked Down?

on April 8, 2021, 7:57 AM / in Opinion

By Mark Miloscia Executive Director, FPIW The world is beginning to unfreeze after more than a year of physical and economic lockdowns. Many states have ended mask mandates, citing increasing vaccinations and decreasing cases. Others are allowing normal activities to resume with the mandate or suggestion of face masks. By and large, it seems as though America is ready to […]

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246 Fully Vaccinated People in Michigan Test Positive for COVID-19; 3 Dead

246 Fully Vaccinated People in Michigan Test Positive for COVID-19; 3 Dead

on April 8, 2021, 7:55 AM / in State News

BY ZACHARY STIEBER | The Epoch Times Michigan data show that 246 residents have tested positive for COVID-19 more than two weeks after being fully vaccinated against the virus that causes it. The potential so-called vaccine breakthrough cases were recorded between Jan. 1 and March 31. Eleven of the residents were hospitalized and three died, a spokesperson with the state Department of […]

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Jack Hanna is battling dementia, retiring at 74

on April 8, 2021, 7:52 AM / in People

By Hannah Sparks | New York Post The family of “Jungle Jack” Hanna, 74, has announced his retirement after a diagnosis of dementia. In a letter shared by Hanna’s family on Wednesday over social media, they confirmed that the beloved television personality and zookeeper had officially resigned his post as director emeritus of Ohio’s Columbus Zoo and Aquarium in December, where […]

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China sends more jets; Taiwan says it will fight to the end if there’s war

China sends more jets; Taiwan says it will fight to the end if there’s war

on April 8, 2021, 7:39 AM / in International News

By Ben Blanchard and Yimou Lee TAIPEI (Reuters) -China sent more fighter jets into Taiwan’s air defence zone on Wednesday in a stepped-up show of force around the island Beijing claims as its own, and Taiwan’s foreign minister said it would fight to the end if China attacks. The democratic self-governed island has complained of repeated military activities by Beijing […]

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Tennessee asks top U.S. court to reinstate two-day waiting period for abortions

on April 8, 2021, 7:37 AM / in State News

(Reuters) – Tennessee on Monday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reinstate a law that required a 48-hour waiting period for abortions, pending the state’s appeal. The law, which went into effect in 2015, required abortion providers to inform patients of the risks and wait at least 48 hours before proceeding, “to ensure that a consent for an abortion is […]

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Didn’t know about this one…… Tennessee Liability of Free Food Distributors law

Didn’t know about this one…… Tennessee Liability of Free Food Distributors law

on April 8, 2021, 6:37 AM / in State News

Ummmmmm!!!! Did you know that you are now legally protected to donate food through the Bill Emerson Good Samaritan Food Donation Act and the Tennessee Liability of Free Food Distributors law. During the 111th General Assembly food donor liability protections were expanded in the state of Tennessee. Under the new law a food donor of apparently wholesome food, including items bearing […]

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New Utah Law Requires Dads to Pay Half of Pregnancy Costs

New Utah Law Requires Dads to Pay Half of Pregnancy Costs

on April 8, 2021, 6:16 AM / in State News

by Raven Clabough Pro-life advocates are praising a new Utah law as a positive step in the right direction as it will require biological fathers to pay financial support to cover half the costs related to pregnancy. The law makes Utah the first state to mandate prenatal child support, according to the state’s Planned Parenthood. H.B. 113, Utah Child Support Act, […]

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Masking Truth: The Democrats’ COVID Science Denialism

Masking Truth: The Democrats’ COVID Science Denialism

on April 8, 2021, 6:08 AM / in National News

 by Selwyn Duke While I’ve never met a Neanderthal, I suspect that our current society probably isn’t one that should be impugning their thinking. For example, whatever Neanderthals’ faults, they surely knew the difference between boys and girls and didn’t entertain fancies such as “Our strength lies in our diversity.” This comes to mind with the controversy over mask-wearing and Joe […]

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But Then It Was Too Late

But Then It Was Too Late

on April 8, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

Originally published April 8th 2018 From Michael Gaddy …In this excerpt from the book “They thought they were free. The Germans, 1933-45”  By Milton Mayer and the circumstances and political happenings in this country over the past few decades, please go back to sleep!!! “What no one seemed to notice,” said a colleague of mine, a philologist, “was the ever […]

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Is Gun Ownership a Right?

on April 8, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion
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April 8th in History

April 8th in History

on April 8, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

April 8 is the 98th day of the year (99th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 267 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Birkat Hachama (observed once every 28 years), last in 2009 and next in 2037 (Hebrew) Buddha’s Birthday, also known as Hana Matsuri, “Flower Festival” (Japan) Christian feast day: Anne Ayres (Episcopal […]

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