Thursday show notes 10-11-18
Trump: Fed ‘has gone crazy’ as it raises interest rates
President Trump placed the blame on the Federal Reserve’s interest rate hikes for driving a selloff in the stock market Wednesday, saying the central bank “has gone crazy.”
McConnell on Liberals’ Mob Tactics: ‘This Is Only Phase One of the Meltdown;’ Senate ‘Will Not Be Intimidated’
“Graphic death threats,” shootings and shouting will not intimidate the U.S. Senate, Majority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) declared Thursday.
Witches to Hex Justice Kavanaugh in Occult Ritual in NYC
Witches plan to place a public hex on Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh through an occult ritual on Oct. 20 in New York City, an event sponsored by Catland Books, which describes itself as “Brooklyn’s premiere occult bookshop & spiritual community space.”
Maine family turns single-food truck into multimillion dollar business
It started as simple Maine Lobster love fest — and turned into a multi-million dollar small business success story.
5-Year-Old Girl Allegedly Assaulted in School Bathroom, Transgender Policy Being Investigated
A five-year-old girl allegedly was sexually assaulted at school in the girls’ bathroom by a boy who identifies as gender-fluid, sparking an investigation by the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) into the Decatur, Georgia school’s transgender bathroom policy.
GINSBURG DELAYS FIGHT OVER CENSUS CITIZENSHIP
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Ginsburg has delayed two depositions of Trump administration officials that had been scheduled by a judge hearing a case over whether the 2020 Census can ask
respondents about their citizenship.
Washington state high court tosses death penalty as arbitrary, unfair
Washington’s Supreme Court unanimously struck down the state’s death penalty Thursday, ruling that it had been used in an arbitrary and racially discriminatory manner.
Monday show notes 08-13-18
V.A facility in D.C. resembles ‘3RD world hospital
A retired U.S. Marine Corps gunnery sergeant and prominent veterans advocate is fuming after new revelations that the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Washington is failing to meet even the most basic medical standards.
One of the greatest Coast Guard rescues to be celebrated
As strong winds blew in the afternoon of Aug. 16, 1918, an explosion offshore rattled windows in Rodanthe North Carolina. A German U-boat had torpedoed the Mirlo, a British tanker loaded with gasoline, seven miles from shore.
Navy Plane Gets Warning During Flight Over South China Sea
The U.S. military had unusually strong words for Beijing over social media on Saturday after recent reports that an American reconnaissance plane had been warned to “leave immediately” during a flight near China’s man-made islands in the contested South China Sea.
West Virginia lawmakers impeach 3 state Supreme Court justices, citing ‘over-the-top’ spending
West Virginia lawmakers, seeking to remove every justice on the state’s four-member Supreme Court amid what they called an “over-the-top” spending scandal, impeached three justices on Monday, including Chief Justice Margaret Workman.
FL Police Union Official Backs Call to Return Dolphins Tickets Over Anthem Protests
Police and other law enforcement should return their tickets to future Miami Dolphins games to make a statement after three players protested during the national anthem in Week 1 of preseason, a police union official said.
@10pm ET Topics:
We start the show with a Prayer. Brian will explain the difference between judicial philosophies. Then, its the economy stupid! Followed by, 10 things you should know about the Humane Society, more news against home schooling and Who owns the weather?