A liberal bed-time story
By: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 4 Comments • 5 Likes • 49 minutes ago
“On Wednesday, Gorsuch and Sotomayor issued an unprecedented joint statement declaring the NPR's story "false."”
Gather round boys and girls and I'll tell you a virtue tale of covid on a winter's night. The story comes courtesy of the left's very own NPR. According to Nina Totenberg a Supreme Court Justice named Gorsuch refused to wear a mask while on the bench next to Justice Sotomayor, who has diabetes...
CDC Director Aims to Improve Covid-19 Messaging, Data Collection - WSJ
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 1 Comments • 3 Likes • 9 hours ago
““I think what I have not conveyed is the uncertainty in a lot of these situations,” Dr. Walensky said in an interview with The Wall Street Journal.”
One year into her tenure as director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Rochelle Walensky acknowledged that she hasn’t been clear enough with the American public. She says the pandemic threw curveballs that she should have anticipated. She thinks she should have made it clearer...
'New sheriff in town': Virginia's attorney general fires 30 staffers before taking office
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 4 Comments • 4 Likes • 8 hours ago
“Virginia's new attorney general reportedly fired 30 staff the night before he was sworn into office -- then proudly declared that "there's a new...”
Senate votes down filibuster change as Manchin, Sinema side with GOP
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 58 Comments • 5 Likes • an hour ago
“Voting legislation that Democrats and civil rights groups argued is vital for protecting democracy was blocked Wednesday by a Republican filibuster.”
SOON: Biden to hold news conference as White House attempts image makeover
By: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 218 Comments • 4 Likes • 2 hours ago
“It will get better. Look we're not there yet, but we will get there!”
Joe Biden is going to try and explain it all away with a single press conference. He hasn't held many press conferences. There are reasons why Biden's and Harris' handlers limited their exposure. Harris can be hard to follow as her sentences zigzag down roads to nowhere. And Biden tends to...
The Racial Progress Democrats Won’t Admit
Via: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 33 Comments • 4 Likes • yesterday
““Even Dr King’s assassination did not have the worldwide impact that George Floyd’s death did,” Mr Biden said at the time.”
President Biden has spent the better part of his first year in office insisting he wants to steer the country in a less racially divisive direction. Last week he took it all back. When you invoke Bull Connor, Jefferson Davis, George Wallace and the Ku Klux Klan to describe your political...
LAPD identifies UCLA student Brianna Kupfer's murder suspect
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 110 Comments • 4 Likes • yesterday
“Los Angeles police identified Shawn Laval Smith as the man they say stabbed student Brianna Kupfer to death inside a furniture store where she worked.”
Architects of an American Landscape’ Review: Genius by Design
Via: Vic Eldred • Books • 1 Comments • 1 Like • 2 days ago
Anumber of years ago, author Hugh Howard told the editor at his publishing house that he wanted to resurrect the reputation of Henry Hobson Richardson, “the most admired architect of his era.” But if no one has heard of Richardson, his editor replied, who is going to buy your book? Mr....
Anti-Semitism and Double Standards
Via: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 12 Comments • 3 Likes • 2 days ago
“After a white-nationalist attack, the media devote considerable resources to tracing the attacker’s ideas and search history along the ideological...”
I spent Friday night like millions of other Jews, at the Shabbat table with my family, and then spent Saturday night like millions of other Jews, watching the phone for updates on the hostage situation at the Beth Israel synagogue in Colleyville, Texas. I went to bed thankful for the bravery and...