“This country, with its institutions, belongs to the people who inhabit it. Whenever they shall grow weary of the existing government, they can exercise their constitutional right of amending it or their revolutionary right to dismember it or overthrow it.”
by Abraham Lincoln, 4 April 1861
Today in 1946 – George Orwell published “Animal Farm”. Conservatives read it as a warning. Leftists see it as a textbook.
John Weed was enjoying the Frederick County, Maryland, Fair last September when a group of teens surrounded him and beat him to death. One of the two brothers involved who later spat on Weed’s lifeless body has now been sentenced by the judge. Did he get the death penalty, which is what Weed suffered in front of his own family in broad daylight at a rural county fair? Nope, he was told to report to anger management class. Welcome to justice in America?
Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said, if elected, he would be willing to shut down the country again should there be a second wave of coronavirus in the US and scientists recommend the move to slow its spread.
“I would shut it down. I would listen to the scientists,” the former vice president told ABC News’ David Muir during a joint interview with his running mate Sen. Kamala Harris set to air in full Sunday night.
A Baltimore County, Md., fifth-grader got a visit from the police after his teacher called to report that she had seen a BB gun on the wall behind the student during a class video call.
The boy’s mother, Courtney Lancaster Sperry, a Navy veteran, is warning other parents about a lack of privacy during virtual classes after her son was targeted by a teacher who saw what she thought was a scary-looking gun hanging on the wall of the boy’s bedroom.
Riots and protests erupted Tuesday evening for the third night in a row in Kenosha following an officer-involved shooting Sunday.
BLM rioters began destroying another car shop in Kenosha Tuesday night when shots were fired.
One person was shot in the head while looting a car shop.
The person who was shot was losing a lot of blood and was sent to the ER.
It is unclear who shot the looter.
SANFORD, N.C. (WNCN) — Only three days into the start of the school year and already several North Carolina school districts are reporting people joining virtual classes and causing disruptions.
Wake County Schools confirmed it happened in at least 20 classes at Millbrook Magnet High School Tuesday.
On the first day of school at Lee County High School, the parent of a 10th grader said her daughter logged on for a Spanish class.
The district confirms a non- student account gained access, showing violent and pornographic content to students. It was immediately reported to administrators and the school resource officer.
Back in 1968, Andy Warhol observed that in the future all of us would get 15 minutes of fame.
Thanks to social media, Warhol’s future arrived. Though, I’m not sure that’s such a good thing.
Social media has the unfortunate ability to extend that 15 minutes way beyond its sell-date.
Take David Hogg.
There’s not a lot a veteran won’t do for his buddies, especially if they’re still in the service and the veteran is out. This is particularly helpful for troops who are deployed because their buddy back home knows exactly what they need. And you know what people fighting a war could use more than anything else? A beer.
John “Chickie” Donohue set out to get a few beers to his best Army buddies — while they were fighting in Vietnam. That’s one hell of a beer run.