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Shared Wisdom on a Silver Anniversary

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 21:51
<p>To commemorate my 25th wedding anniversary this week to my husband, Jesse, I asked readers on Facebook to share their own secrets to a long happy marriage. In short, the crowdsourced recipe for marital endurance includes faith, forgiveness, romance, kindness, selflessness and a healthy dose of humor. A union built to last begins with a promise and persists through compromise and commitment. It is about keeping your word, choosing the right words and knowing when no words are necessary.</p>

Can We Trust Experts?

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 21:47
<p>Former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers predicted that if Donald Trump were elected, there would be a protracted recession within 18 months. Heeding its experts, a month before the election, <em>The Washington Post</em> ran an editorial with the headline “A President Trump Could Destroy The World Economy.” Steve Rattner, a Democratic financier and former head of the National Economic Council, warned, “If the unlikely event happens and Trump wins, you will see a market crash of historic proportions.”</p>

‘Hardball’ A-Block Freaks Over ‘Delusional,’ ‘Strong Man’ Trump, Compares Him to John Wilkes Booth

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 21:33
<p>Day after day in the Trump era, one has to wonder if the left and their media allies will run out of panic buttons to push. Such was the case Tuesday night on MSNBC’s<em> Hardball </em>as host Chris Matthews and his A-Block panelists accused the President of being a “delusional” “strong man” than ever and akin to John Wilkes Booth agreeing to criminal questioning without having to talk about Ford’s Theater.</p>

Liberal Chris Hayes: I’d Like to Cover Climate Change, But It’s a 'Ratings Killer'

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 21:30
<p>Liberal MSNBC journalist Chris Hayes admitted reality on Tuesday and tweeted that haranguing people about global warming is a “ratings killer.” This is the same man who once starred in an ad where he biked to work in order to save the planet. Now, he can’t be bothered. After tweeting about the “disaster” that is climate change, he was called out for not doing stories on the subject. </p>

Vice Claims Twitter Is ‘Shadow Banning’ Conservatives

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 20:58
<p>Following a report from <a href="https://gizmodo.com/twitter-may-be-demoting-controversial-accounts-in-searc-1827788070" style="text-decoration-line:none" target="_blank">Gizmodo</a>, left-wing news site Vice News has accused Twitter of “shadow banning” right-wing personalities, politicians, and political pundits. In a piece, <a href="https://news.vice.com/en_us/article/43paqq/twitter-is-shadow-banning-prominent-republicans-like-the-rnc-chair-and-trump-jrs-spokesman?utm_source=vicetwitterus" style="text-decoration-line:none" target="_blank">Vice proclaimed in the headline</a>, “Twitter is ‘shadow banning’ prominent Republicans like the RNC chair and Trump Jr.’s spokesman.” According to the report, searches for Republican Party chair Ronna McDaniel, Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC), Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio), and Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) all do not automatically fill into the search bar when users begin to look up their accounts if they do not follow those accounts. The search also reportedly fails to list the verified account for Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA).</p>

NYT Treats Census Citizenship Query as Sinister, Ignores Presence on 2000 Form

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 20:00
<p>In Wednesday’s <em>New York Times</em>, Michael Wines targeted Commerce Secretary Wilbur L. Ross Jr.’s explanations for why the Trump administration added a question about citizenship to the 2020 census -- or more accurately, re-added and expanded. In “A Question’s Murky Path Onto the 2020 Census,” Wines went on the warpath against a very basic proposed Census question about citizenship, one that last appeared on a Census form -- the “long-form” version -- in 2000 (the next to last Census taking).</p>

CNN, MSNBC Flip Over Sessions Laughing Along With 'Lock Her Up' Chants

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 19:59
<p>For much of Tuesday afternoon into Wednesday morning, various CNN and MSNBC hosts and contributors were seen freaking out over Attorney General Jeff Sessions playfully laughing along with audience members as they broke into a "Lock her up" chant at a Tuesday morning speaking event.</p>

Le llegó la hora a Univision

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 19:20
<p>La compra de Univision de lo que quedó de Gawker era, predeciblemente, la crónica de un desastre anunciado. Informes de prensa ahora sugieren que el desastre efectivamente le llegó a la cadena de medios hispanoparlante más grande del país.</p>

The Race-Baiting Rap for BET’s Trayvon Martin Documentary

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 19:01
<p>Rapper Black Thought has unveiled a new music video, titled “Rest in Power,” that goes hand in hand with an upcoming <em>BET </em>and <em>Paramount </em><a href="http://www.vulture.com/2018/07/watch-the-rest-in-power-the-trayvon-martin-story-trailer.html" style="text-decoration-line:none">documentary</a> of the same name. Both intend to shed light on the tragedy of Trayvon Martin, the kicker being that the productions are sympathetic to him as an innocent victim, and provide a lionizing image of the <em>Black Lives Matter </em>movement.</p>

Facebook Admits It Made ‘Mistake’ Rejecting Pro-Gun Political Ad

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 18:08
<p>Facebook admitted it made a “mistake” when it rejected the pro-gun advertisement posted by a Republican running for agricultural commissioner in Florida. State Rep. Matt Caldwell’s 15-second advertisement features him skeet shooting and saying, “I like guns. I love the Second Amendment. And I support our president. That’s why I’m endorsed by the NRA.”</p>

Behar Begs Jarrett to Get Obama to Attack Trump: ‘This Is An Emergency!’

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 17:51
<p><em>The View</em> continued its pathetic pandering to Democrat politicians and officials today, after having Cynthia Nixon and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on the show in the past few weeks for softball interviews. Former Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett appeared on Wednesday’s show for another friendly conversation, where host Joy Behar lamented that Trump was going to destroy the world and it was imperative that Obama condemn him publicly.</p>

Atlantic Writer Cries Foul: Women Refs Can’t Find Fitting Uniforms

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 17:28
<p>Women’s rights advocates have discovered their newest foe: sportswear companies. The Atlantic relayed this troubling news in a July 25 article. Women, it seems, face problems finding fitting referee uniforms. Atlantic contributor Britni de la Cretaz pulled no punches, alluding to it as a case of “gender discrimination.”</p>

Humans Are ‘the Infection’ in Godzilla, Aquaman Villain Declares War Over Pollution

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 17:28
<p>Humans despoiling the planet is a common liberal Hollywood trope for movies. Comic-Con 2018 just delivered two new trailers with environmentalist themes including a monster movie that calls humans “the infection.” The annual San Diego event, which took place July 19-22, is known for buzzworthy announcements for TV and movies, and trailer releases. This year’s trailers included Aquaman and Godzilla: King of the Monsters. A commonality of those upcoming movies was the “humans are devastating the planet” plot points.</p>

Abortion Org Drops Seven Claims Against Group Exposing ‘Baby Parts’ Biz

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 17:22
<p>The National Abortion Federation (NAF) just “dismissed seven out of eleven claims on Friday against [David] Daleiden and his organization, the Center for Medical Progress (CMP),” but you wouldn’t know this unless you pay attention to pro-life organizations. The media are ignoring it.</p>

Trump Calls Out Media Bias, CNN & MSNBC Fear Orwellian Dictatorship

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 17:13
<p>Over an 18-hour period spanning two days, anchors on MSNBC and CNN all read from the same script as they warned viewers that President Trump’s typical criticism of the liberal media during a Tuesday address was akin to the authoritarian regime described in George Orwell’s dystopian novel 1984.</p>

Colbert Calls God a Socialist While Praising Ocasio-Cortez

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 17:07
<p>During his show on Tuesday night, CBS host Stephen Colbert took it upon himself to sing Democratic Congressional Candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s praises. And he topped it all off by claiming Jesus was a socialist. Ocasio-Cortez is a self-proclaimed democratic socialist, and darling of the Democratic Party. It’s no wonder Colbert has been quick to support her, despite her being endorsed by the New York City chapter of the radical left-wing group, the Democratic Socialists of America.</p>

CNN’s Berman Fears Dems Going Too Far Left, Liberal Guests Disagree

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 17:02
<p>On Wednesday’s edition of New Day, co-host John Berman conducted a segment on the future of the Democratic Party with former press secretary for Bernie Sanders, Symone Sanders, and former Hillary Clinton campaign manager, Robby Mook. The segment was based on former FBI Director James Comey’s tweet warning Democrats not to “rush to the socialist left” in reaction to Trump. Berman asked Sanders if Comey had a point. And her response proved his concern.</p>

Networks Skip BLOCKBUSTER Second Amendment Win in Court

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 16:41
<p>All three networks on Tuesday and Wednesday ignored a blockbuster Second Amendment ruling to come out of the usually liberal Ninth Circuit. The pro-gun rights decision found that Americans DO have a constitutional right to openly carry outside of the home. </p>

Oh Dear: MSNBC's Hallie Jackson Refers to Jewish Lawyer Michael Cohen as 'Kikle'

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 16:15
<p>MSNBC’s Hallie Jackson crashed and burned Wednesday while attempting to plug an NBC News report during the final moments of her morning show. In a spectacular display of poor judgment, the <em>MSNBC Live</em> host attempted to rhyme and used a made-up work that sounds like an anti-Semitic slur to refer to former Trump attorney Michael Cohen calling him “Kikle.” Mr. Cohen is Jewish. </p>

Huh? Ocasio-Cortez Claims She Already Was ‘Elected’

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 15:43
<p>The Democrats should give their new darling a couple of speech writers before she goes too far on camera.</p>