Month: May 2021

Governor Ron DeSantis Tuesday evening declared a state of emergency over Florida’s gas shortage after “hackers” caused the Colonial Pipeline to shut down. DeSantis said the state’s Attorney General is on the lookout for price gouging. According to Fox 13, between 1/3 and 1/2 of gas stations in Florida are out of gas. TRENDING: Rand
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Dr. Kavita Patel is slamming the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for not effectively updating its Covid mask guidance.  “I think the CDC’s credibility is eroding as quickly as the cases of coronavirus are eroding,” said Patel on CNBC’s “The News with Shepard Smith.” “That’s not good news, because, we do need workplace guidance,
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From left: Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, United Arab Emirates Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed, and Bahrain’s Foreign Minister Abdullatif Al Zayani pose for photos before signing the Abraham Accords with President Donald Trump at the White House, September 15, 2020. (Tom Brenner/Reuters) This is a popular talking point on the left today: Remember all
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New York City mayoral candidate Andrew Yang condemned Hamas terrorists for attacking Israel and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) called him “utterly shameful” in response. Yang, an entrepreneur and former presidential candidate, tweeted his support for the Israeli people “who are coming under bombardment attacks” on Monday. I’m standing with the people of Israel who are
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In her Tuesday report for CBS Evening News, correspondent Elizabeth Palmer doubled down on her support for Hamas terrorists by under-reporting Israeli casualties from their rocket attacks and decrying Israeli retaliatory strikes on terrorist installations. In stark contrast, ABC’s Matt Gutman noted the lengths Israel was going through to prevent civilian casualties in Gaza despite
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Ron Klain arrives in the White House East Room in Washington, D.C., October 29, 2014. (Larry Downing/Reuters) White House chief of staff Ron Klain is known as a master of numbers and details, which is why both former vice president Al Gore and President Joe Biden hired him to run their offices. That’s why it’s
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Azerbaijan’s president reminds us that we don’t have any of the high ground we used to, moral or political. The interview is a dead medium, mostly because nobody alive today—whether interviewer or interviewee—is interesting enough to hold most people’s attention. Occasionally, a public figure comes along with enough of a personality and intellect to almost
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Former President Donald Trump endorsed Republican nominee for governor Glenn Youngkin in a Tuesday message that called Democratic candidate Terry McAuliffe Bill Clinton’s “bagman.”  McAuliffe has formerly been described as “the Clinton-family crony” and a “partisan warrior” who carried the “Democratic Party banner on the Sunday talk shows” and served as chair of Hillary Clinton’s
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In this article MRNA PFE Dr. Rochelle Walensky, U.S. President-elect Joe Biden’s appointee to run the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), listens as Biden announces nominees and appointees to serve on his health and coronavirus response teams during a news conference at his transition headquarters in Wilmington, Delaware, December 8, 2020. Kevin
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Social justice accountability. It’s what the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, the organization behind the Golden Globes, hasn’t got. The HFPA hasn’t met the standards of Hollywood’s current diversity obsession and in turn NBC has cancelled its 2022 award show following criticism from major Hollywood players that the organization is not woke enough.  According to IndieWire.com,
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On Monday, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under ostensibly Roman Catholic President Joe Biden issued a directive banning discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity. This order lays the groundwork for another policy the Biden HHS already supports — forcing Roman Catholic doctors and hospitals to violate their consciences
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(Eachat/Getty Images) I’ve been reading through Thomas Carlyle’s History of the French Revolution recently, one of the greatest cultural artifacts of the 19th century. In Chapter III of that great work, he offers his readers a few words of sage advice on how best to combat lies. It’s advice that we who inhabit this partisan
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Republican Sen. Joni Ernst (Iowa) spoke out Monday against the effort to remove Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) from Republican Party House leadership, denouncing the campaign as “cancel culture.” Cheney, the No. 3 House Republican, has faced intense scrutiny from her Republican colleagues for being a vocal critic of former President Donald Trump. Cheney voted to
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Northwestern University’s student newspaper recently published an article that reportedly asserted that “white people walk awkwardly on sidewalks” because of “internalized racism,” according to a Wednesday report from Campus Reform. What are the details? Opinion editor Kenny Allen wrote the Daily Northwestern article, “Are the sidewalks at Northwestern too white, too?” which asked if white
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The National Association of Attorneys General had to urge Facebook to drop a potentially “harmful” project targeted at kids. Apparently, Facebook needs to be encouraged to protect children online.  Attorneys general from 44 states and territories sent a letter to Facebook Chief Executive Officer and Founder Mark Zuckerberg. The Attorneys general urged Zuckerberg to scrap
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From a new working paper put out through the National Bureau of Economic Research: Gun buyback programs (GBPs), which use public funds to purchase civilians’ privately-owned firearms, aim to reduce gun violence. However, little is known about their effects on firearm-related crime or deaths. Using data from the National Incident Based Reporting System, we find
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Liz Cheney knows what she’s doing. She cares about continuing her father’s legacy and little else.   Former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney (C) sits with his daughter U.S. Congresswoman Liz Cheney (R), R-Wyoming, during the opening of the 115th US Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, January 3, 2017. (JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty
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Brendan Carr, the senior Republican on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), criticized the Democratic Baltimore City State Attorney’s recent request for an investigation into a local Fox affiliate as an attack on free speech. “The State’s Attorney’s Office, led by Democrat Marilyn Mosby, has launched a chilling and direct attack on free speech and journalistic
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