Politics

Steve July 3, 2020

A reporter asked Kayleigh McEnany why Trump said the coronavirus will “simply disappear” when the country is heading towards 100,000 new cases per day “Why does the president have evidence that it’s just going to disappear?” he asked. McEnany replied, “We are aware that there are embers in the country where there are places with […]

Steve July 3, 2020

Take it from a penitent practitioner of drone warfare: Americans do not want these devices hovering over their cities. Only it’s already a reality. Literally as I type, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is flying a predator drone over Minneapolis, surveilling people protesting the police execution of George Floyd. Almost certainly, this particular prototype isn’t […]

Steve July 3, 2020

A prominent Canadian human rights lawyer has submitted a request to the International Criminal Court (ICC) to investigate senior US and Israeli officials for alleged war crimes committed against the Palestinian people. William Schabas, a professor of international law at Middlesex University in London, filed a lengthy Article 15 communication with the ICC’s Office of […]

Steve July 3, 2020

I arrived at the airport in Tripoli, Libya, on assignment for CBS Radio with my paperwork in order. I even had the phone numbers of local immigration officials in case anything went wrong. It quickly did. An airport official said my papers wouldn’t allow me into the country, even though the visit had been approved […]

Steve July 3, 2020

The megachurch visited by Mike Pence last weekend was suffering a coronavirus outbreak among its choir and orchestra but that didn’t stop all those who were exposed from partaking in the “Freedom Sunday” celebration, mostly without masks. As BuzzFeed News reported, five members of the choir and orchestra at Dallas’ First Baptist Church tested positive […]

Steve July 2, 2020

Duh: President Tweety McTreason’s campaign has been trying to paint Joe Biden as a stooge for the far left. A new poll shows why it’s not working. Only 17 percent of registered voters perceive the former vice president as more liberal than most Democrats, according to a POLITICO/Morning Consult survey, while nearly two-thirds see him […]

Steve July 2, 2020

There comes a point when all the coinkydinks stop being coinkydinks and a pattern emerges: Trumps new logo for 2020 is eerily familiar, where have I seen this before? 🤔 pic.twitter.com/m8czrkYasN — YS (@NYinLA2121) July 1, 2020 Why are all the dogs barking in German? Pretty eerie, amirite? The designers of the original should claim […]

Steve July 2, 2020

Fair housing advocates applauded Wednesday evening as the U.S. House pushed through the repeal of the Faircloth Amendment, a 22-year-old provision which blocks the construction of new public housing units. The repeal of the amendment, led by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.), was passed as part of the Democrats’ Moving Forward Act, aimed at upgrading and […]

Steve July 2, 2020

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Steve July 2, 2020

Dave Daubenmire is plotting to start a local chapter of Black Lives Matter, so he can use it as cover to protest Planned Parenthood. Ann Coulter defends the Proud Boys: “The magnificent Proud Boys have protected me (and more relevantly, people coming to see me) all over the country. Conservatives would defend them, except it […]