Show Notes 06-14-2019

Friday Show Notes 06-14-19

U.S Assessment Blames Gulf Tanker Attacks on Iran
https://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/pompeo-after-gulf-tanker-attacks-zarif-may-think-funny-no-one-else

White House: Attack on Conway ‘deeply flawed’
https://www.wnd.com/2019/06/white-house-attack-on-conway-deeply-flawed/#VVeGQA5qArwJPJMS.99

Trump Sets ‘Ambitious Goal’ of Cutting Unemployment Rate for Ex-Cons to Single Digits
https://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/melanie-arter/trump-sets-ambitious-goal-cutting-unemployment-rate-ex-cons-single-digits

Trump shows off new Air Force One design and says there are ‘a couple of secrets’ in it as Democrats threaten to block him from changing Jackie Kennedy color scheme
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-7137283/Trump-shows-new-Air-Force-One-design-changes-Jackie-Kennedy-blue-color-scheme-red.html

VA Ordered to Stop Posting Firings, Discipline on Website After Union Win
https://www.military.com/daily-news/2019/06/14/va-ordered-stop-posting-firings-discipline-website-after-union-win.html

5,200 quarantined by ICE for exposure to mumps, chicken pox
http://new.wp.wnd.com/2019/06/5200-quarantined-by-ice-for-exposure-to-mumps-chicken-pox/#WRsimVXdYWw7Zobz.99

Castro Tells Woman Whose Social Security Number Was Stolen: ‘Crime Happens’
https://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/susan-jones/castro-tells-woman-whose-social-security-number-was-stolen-crime-happens

Jury Orders Liberal Oberlin College to Pay $33 Million in Punitive Damages to Local Bakery
https://www.cnsnews.com/blog/michael-w-chapman/jury-orders-liberal-oberlin-college-pay-33-million-punitive-damages-local

Anti-busing law dating from the 1970s eyed for elimination
https://www.politico.com/story/2019/06/13/anti-busing-law-1520234

Guns And Parts of Firearms Reportedly Stolen From ATF Facility
https://bearingarms.com/tom-k/2019/06/14/guns-and-parts-of-firearms-reportedly-stolen-from-atf-facility/

Husband Of Virginia Beach Victim Urged Wife To Carry Despite Rules
https://bearingarms.com/tom-k/2019/06/13/husband-virginia-beach-victim-urged-wife-carry-despite-rules/

What Is Driving the Rise in Mental Health Issues?
https://www.arcamax.com/healthandspirit/chucknorris/s-2218887

Show Notes 08-13-2018

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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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Show Notes 07/24/2014

Thursday Show 7/24/14

New Jersey ends hunt for possible 16-foot Anaconda in state lake
A 16-foot-long exotic snake reportedly slithering around New Jersey’s largest lake is apparently a suburban legend. Or the snake just isn’t hungry. The state has stopped looking for the reptile after scientists failed to find any evidence of it in Lake Hopatcong and traps baited with chicken were left untouched.
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U.S. Navy admiral says he’s open to idea of giving Chinese Navy tour of carrier
A top U.S. Navy official said he is “receptive” to idea of letting his Chinese crewmen tour a U.S. aircraft carrier based in Japan, but experts warn such access could be a risky intelligence giveaway. Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert, chief of naval operations, told The Wall Street Journal that his Chinese counterpart mentioned the idea of a U.S. carrier crew touring its lone Liaoning carrier and a Chinese crew touring the USS George Washington.
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Veteran says he was forgotten in VA clinic
A veteran of the U.S. Marines says he was locked inside a central Florida community clinic operated by the Veteran’s Administration. Jeffrey Duck told WKMG he arrived as a “walk in” patient at the clinic around 1 p.m. Monday and sat in a consultation room for more than three hours before realizing he was alone in the building.
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Feds Spending $10 Million to Build Robot Companions for Children
The National Science Foundation has committed $10 million to build robots that will act as “personal trainers” for children, in an effort to influence their behavior and eating habits.
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Watchdog: $34M taxpayer-backed soybean program not sprouting in Afghanistan
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is forking over millions of dollars for a soybean program in Afghanistan that’s running into major problems, with Afghan farmers slow to embrace a product that few Afghans ate before.
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How Government Uses “Efficiency” as an Excuse to Steal
Scarcity makes efficiency — getting the most value from given resources —important. The more efficient individuals are, the more they benefit from their actions. That’s why economists are always talking about efficiency.
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A Brief History of Progressivism
Progressives have a way with words that is truly impressive. Perhaps it started when they stole the word liberal from libertarians and since has snowballed out of control. From “social justice” to “pro-choice” (except with light bulbs) to various “isms” to describe their opponents, progressives are experts at such linguistic feats.

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