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  • 'Disgusting, sickening': Joe Biden slams Donald Trump for questioning potential running mate Tammy Duckworth's patriotism after she lost both legs in combat in Iraq (Trump is Putin's doggy)

    07/08/2020 12:23:33 AM PDT · by knighthawk · 5 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | July 07 2020 | EMILY GOODIN
    Joe Biden slammed President Donald Trump on Tuesday night for questioning potential running mate Tammy Duckworth's patriotism, calling it 'disgusting' and 'sickening.' The former vice president did not mince words when it came to his rival for the White House, saying Trump was carried 'around like a puppy in one of those little puppy cages' by Russian President Vladimir Putin and calling Trump's attacks on Duckworth a sign of the 'depravity' in the White House. Duckworth, the Democratic senator from Illinois who lost both legs while serving as a combat pilot in Iraq, is being vetted as Biden's running mate...
  • Even after extended deadline, half of Houston households are still missing from 2020 census

    07/07/2020 11:59:39 PM PDT · by fwdude · 4 replies
    Houston Chronicle ^ | July 7, 2020 | Currie Engle
    Despite an extended deadline, local government cash infusions and grassroots campaigns to improve Houston’s 2020 census response rate, almost half of Houston households are still missing from the official count. As of July 5, 52.5% of Houston’s estimated 2.32 million residents have completed the decennial survey, according to the most recent census data. In Harris County, the response has been about 56 percent. But Houston is not alone. Across the country, many other large metropolitan areas are also struggling to get their populations counted, reporting similar self-response rates to Houston’s. In Los Angeles, the household response rate is 51.6%, while...
  • Ilhan Omar has paid $878G to new husband’s consulting firm, data show: report

    07/07/2020 11:10:06 PM PDT · by knighthawk · 6 replies
    Fox News ^ | July 07 2020 | Dom Calicchio
    When U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar got remarried in March following her divorce, the Minnesota Democrat tied the knot with a man who was a member of her political consulting team. Now, campaign data show Omar has paid Tim Mynett’s consulting firm a total of more than $878,000 since 2018 – including $189,000 just weeks after the couple announced they were husband and wife, the New York Post reported. In the first quarter of this year, Mynett’s E Street Group has received more than $292,000 from Omar’s campaign for digital advertising, fundraising consulting and research services, the Star Tribune of Minneapolis...
  • Berkeley students planning fraudulent course to circumvent ICE rules, avoid deportations (no one is above the law???)

    07/07/2020 11:09:09 PM PDT · by knighthawk · 8 replies
    Fox News ^ | July 07 2020 | Gregg Re, Edmund DeMarche
    Hundreds of students at the University of California -- Berkeley are discussing a plan to create a course solely to help international students on F-1 student visas avoid deportation under new U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) regulations -- and they say at least one faculty member is on board, Fox News has learned. The plan, which could run afoul of laws against immigration fraud if enacted in its current form, was hatched hours after ICE announced Monday that foreign students in the country are required to take some in-person instruction or they will not be allowed to legally remain...
  • Will there EVER be a Reckoning Over Flynn and the Coup Attempt?

    07/07/2020 11:02:55 PM PDT · by guido911 · 7 replies
    Vent on. Before Trump was inaugurated efforts to disrupt his presidency were underway. Trump has had to counter punch through all this and impeachment, and no one has had to answer. None. Meanwhile, the guy that first discussed the Logan Act, and caused Flynn the grief he endured, is now running for president. But what leads? Not Biden raping the integrity and honorable service of Flynn. Of course its Tucker Carlson poking at veteran Tammy Duckworth. I cannot change the media bias, but I can sure change who gets my campaign money. I get about 6 robo-texts a day wanting...
  • The Bible In Paintings, #18: JACOB & ESAU, Part 3 of 3

    07/07/2020 10:44:16 PM PDT · by Hebrews 11:6 · 2 replies
    Bing Images ^ | c. 2000 BC -- c. 90 AD | Father, Son & Holy Spirit
    Link to Part 1which told these events:GOD GIVES ISAAC AND REBEKAH TWIN BOYSxxxxx ESAU SELLS HIS BIRTHRIGHT TO JACOBxxxxxxxxxx JACOB STEALS ESAU’S BLESSINGxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx JACOB FLEES FROM ESAUxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx JACOB’S DREAM Link to Part 2which told these events: JACOB TAKES A WIFE—ER, TWO WIVES! xx LABAN SWINDLES JACOBxxxx JACOB SWINDLES LABANxxxxxx JACOB FLEES LABANxxxxxxxx LABAN PURSUES JACOBxxxxxxxxxx JACOB CONFRONTS LABANxxxxxxxxxxxx JACOB HEADS TOWARD HOME and nowJACOB & ESAU, Part 3 JACOB HEADS TOWARD HOME -- AND ESAUGENESIS 32 (NIV, excerpted, emphases added;this section is repeated from Part 2 for context) 3 Jacob sent messengers ahead of him to his brother Esau in...
  • Orwell's Review of Hitler's "Mein Kampf": A Lesson for Today

    07/07/2020 10:30:05 PM PDT · by GraceG · 8 replies
    In 1940, George Orwell reviewed Adolf Hitler's "Mein Kampf." In explaining Hitler's rise to power, however, Orwell, explained much of what we see around us now. David Wood discusses the review and the lesson for today. #GeorgeOrwell #Hitler #MeinKampf
  • Tammy Duckworth Hits Back at Tucker Carlson

    07/07/2020 10:29:02 PM PDT · by Oshkalaboomboom · 16 replies
    Youtube ^ | 7/8/2020 | Youtube
    After Tucker Carlson criticized her on his show Senator Tammy Duckworth hit back, naturally by playing the victim card.Tammy Duckworth hits back at Tucker Carlson
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 07-08-20

    07/07/2020 10:03:55 PM PDT · by Salvation · 5 replies ^ | 07-08-20 | Revised New American Bible
    July 8 2020 Wednesday of the Fourteenth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Hos 10:1-3, 7-8, 12 Israel is a luxuriant vine whose fruit matches its growth. The more abundant his fruit, the more altars he built; The more productive his land, the more sacred pillars he set up. Their heart is false, now they pay for their guilt; God shall break down their altars and destroy their sacred pillars. If they would say, “We have no king”— Since they do not fear the LORD, what can the king do for them?The king of Samaria shall disappear, like foam...
  • House ‘Squad’ members unveil bill to defund police and give reparations

    07/07/2020 9:33:27 PM PDT · by EinNYC · 30 replies
    NY Post ^ | July 7, 2020 | Steven Nelson
    Left-wing lawmakers on Tuesday announced federal legislation to defund police and set up reparations for people who either are black or were harmed by cops. Reps. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) and Ayanna Pressley (D-Mass.) are sponsors of the BREATHE Act, which was announced on a Zoom call. It has not yet been introduced.
  • Chinese and US scientists genetically engineered bat coronaviruses in dangerous gain-of-function research stretching back years

    07/07/2020 9:31:27 PM PDT · by Grandpa Drudge · 8 replies
    GMWATCH ^ | 26 May 2020 | Claire Robinson
    Research was omitted from landmark paper claiming natural origin of SARS-CoV-2. Report: Claire Robinson Chinese and US scientists have been collaborating for years in dangerous gain-of-function experiments that involve genetically engineering coronaviruses from bats and other animals, as revealed by a series of scientific publications. The coronaviruses are related to the SARS viruses that cause severe respiratory diseases in humans. The scientists were based at the Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV) in China, the lab suspected by some of accidentally releasing the SARS-CoV-2 virus that caused the COVID-19 pandemic, and at the University of North Carolina (UNC) in the US....
  • Chief Justice Roberts was hospitalized overnight after a fall June 21

    07/07/2020 9:10:41 PM PDT · by M. Thatcher · 45 replies
    Twitter ^ | 7/7/20 | Shannon Bream
    BREAKING: #SCOTUS confirms Chief Justice Roberts was hospitalized overnight after a fall June 21st. "The injury required sutures ... His doctors ruled out a seizure. They believe the fall was likely due to light-headedness caused by dehydration."
  • Caption Time

    07/07/2020 9:10:40 PM PDT · by PROCON · 19 replies
    Vanity | July 7, 2020 | Shameless vanity
    Caption Time
  • All black lives matter': Kayleigh McEnany scolds press corps for questions about Confederate flag instead of weekend crime

    07/07/2020 9:04:48 PM PDT · by rintintin · 5 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | July 6 2020 | Dominick Mastrangelo
    White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany admonished reporters for repeatedly asking her about the Confederate flag and a tweet from President Trump instead of the violence that broke out in major cities over Independence Day weekend. "Finally, I would end with this: I was asked probably 12 questions about the Confederate flag. This president is focused on action. I’m a little dismayed that I didn’t receive one question on the deaths in this country this weekend," McEnany told members of the media during a press briefing on Monday. "I didn’t receive one question about New York City shootings doubling for...
  • The Coming Storm: St. Louis

    07/07/2020 9:03:41 PM PDT · by ebb tide · 7 replies
    Fr. Z's Blog ^ | July 7, 2020 | Fr. John Zuhlsdorf
    The Coming Storm: St. Louis St. Louis.This is what the streets are going to be like, more and more often.There is clearly a demonic component to this.Language alert. BLM, ladies and gentlemen, whose mission statement specifically aims at the destruction of the nuclear family.Remember what Sr. Lucia wrote to Card. Caffarra?
  • Unhinged: Vandals tear down statue of famed abolitionist Frederick Douglass in New York

    07/07/2020 9:00:28 PM PDT · by MarvinStinson · 14 replies
    lawenforcementtoday ^ | July 6, 2020
    Over the past month, statues and depictions of prior presidents, Christopher Columbus, and even religious homages have been subjected to forms of vandalism by many unhinged “activists”. So, it is with little surprise that the latest casualty of the attacks on statues was none other than that of famed abolitionist Frederick Douglass in Maplewood Park. According to Rochester Police, the tearing down of the statue of Douglass took place during the Fourth of July weekend. Police stated that the depiction of Douglass was removed from the base where it was erected, and was found approximately 50 feet from its original...
  • ABQ businesses manifest financial ruin

    07/07/2020 8:49:51 PM PDT · by brownwill6767 · 19 replies
    Albuquerque Journal ^ | 7/5/20 | pilar martinez
    Albuquerque’s small-business community drew back the curtain last week on months of struggle as members came out in force to speak against three worker protection ordinances proposed by Albuquerque city councilors. In written public comments sent to city councilors ahead of a June 29 meeting and provided to the Journal, local business owners from a wide range of industries begged the council to vote down proposed ordinances they said would decimate their already battered margins and in some cases force them out of business or out of the city. ADVERTISEMENTSKIP The comments also revealed more details of the hardships caused...
  • LAPD investigates whether spike in officer sick calls over July 4th weekend was an orchestrated protest

    07/07/2020 8:40:49 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 21 replies
    KTLA ^ | 07/07/2020
    An unsigned letter circulated among the Los Angeles Police Department rank and file last week, encouraging officers to call in sick to protect their own interests. It had been been a month of upheaval for police, with unprecedented protests over police killings of Black people and the Los Angeles City Council agreeing to cut the LAPD’s budget by $150 million amid calls for sweeping reforms. LAPD commanders are investigating whether an unusual spike in officers calling in sick over the July 4 weekend was the result of an orchestrated protest or labor action, which would be illegal. Sources in the...
  • Novavax skyrockets 41% after US government grants $1.6 billion for coronavirus vaccine creation

    07/07/2020 8:31:06 PM PDT · by BeauBo · 16 replies
    Business Insider (MSN) ^ | 7 July 20 | Ben Winck
    The award is the largest yet from Operation Warp Speed, the White House's plan to rapidly develop and deliver a viable vaccine for the coronavirus pandemic. Part of the grant will fund a Phase 3 trial starting in the fall, according to a press release. Novavax also plans to use the award for delivering 100 million vaccine doses by the end of the year... Novavax is among several biotech and pharmaceutical firms racing to introduce the first effective treatment for COVID-19. Moderna, Gilead, Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer, and Merck are just some of the other companies testing their own compounds....
  • Kindness Yoga called out: Weakened by coronavirus, 9 studios close after Instagram campaign exposes rift over race

    07/07/2020 8:10:01 PM PDT · by jocon307 · 41 replies
    The Colorado Sun (via Instapundit) ^ | 06/29/20 | Jennifer Brown
    Patrick Harrington is sitting on a rock high on a hilltop...his head in his hands. The owner of Kindness Yoga, and one of the most well-known yogis in Denver, is struggling to piece together the words to explain what happened — in the span of a week — to his once-stellar reputation and his 19-year-old business. He is stunned, though remorseful. He is eager to speak up, yet on edge for fear of saying anything that could make all of this any worse. Harrington, a straight, white guy who expanded Kindness to nine studios and 160 employees across metro Denver,...