confident female police officer looking away and taking out gun and bat

Kamala Harris’ Defense of Police Brutality

Given the national furor over the excessive police force, it’s a wonder that Kamala Harris is rumored among Joe Biden’s top picks for a running mate. Harris once prosecuted a mentally ill woman who was severely injured in a police encounter. She also refused to prosecute a corrupt California utility whose negligence resulted in eight deaths and the decimation of an entire neighborhood.

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Engraving of an executioner holding up the head of a traitor. From an original engraving in the Boys of England magazine 1894.

The Execution of James Bennet

The circumstances leading to the firing of editor page editor James Bennet make clear that when it comes to dishonesty, intolerance, and creating alternative realities, the New York Times and President Trump are two peas in a pod.

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WASHINGTON D.C., USA - MAY 31, 2020: Protest after George Floyd death, Black Lives Matter group standing against White House president Donald Trump

Heroes and Cowards Amid the BLM Protests

Adversity is a test of a person’s courage and character and the Black Lives Matter protests revealed the leaders who were up to the task and those that weren’t. And, of course, there were the shameful.

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Kyiv, Ukraine - October 1, 2019: Studio shot of hand holding Apple iPhone 8 with Twitter logotype on a screen. Isolated on a blue paper background.

Twitter’s Ministry of Truth (LOL)

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey thinks he can regulate truth on his social media site. He’s got a better chance of finding a cure for cancer.
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TV’s Most Memorable Opening Theme Songs

Reminiscing about my favorite TV characters from years past made me nostalgic for the opening theme songs and sequences that preceded popular shows in the 60s and 70s. Producers of these shows put considerable thought and effort producing them. They serve as visual tombstones to the characters that starred in them.

Here are my favorites.

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Svitavy, Czech Republic -September 21, 2017: Intensive care unit in hospital, bed with monitors, ventilator, a place where can be  treated patients with pneumonia caused by coronavirus covid 19.

The Medicare 39K Covid-19 Diagnosis Incentive

“Fake news” often contains kernels of truth. Such was the case in a slick video that exploded on social media featuring controversial virologist Judy Mikovits and her damning claims about Covid-19 deaths being exaggerated.

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Hoisting Joe Biden With the Democrat’s Petard

Joe Biden and his media enablers sent a powerful message to women who want to come forward with accusations of sexual misbehavior against powerful politicians: Unless your abuser is a Republican, best to keep your allegations to yourself.

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Las Vegas, MAR 1, 2020 - Exterior view of the 99 Cents Only Stores

CBS News: The 99 Cents Store Network

A crisis forges great leaders. It also distinguishes great journalists from the wannabes. That’s certainly the case with the novel coronavirus pandemic: The Wall Street Journal and the Washington Post are duking it out 24/7 for journalism supremacy, while CBS, ABC, CNN, and NBC are fighting mightily in their race to the bottom.

Commentary includes links to a Journal and a Post story that will so frighten you about the coronavirus that you won’t even dare think about going out or not observing the six feet rule until the pandemic passes.

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