Archive for January 5th, 2017

January 5th, 2017 - 1:32 pm § in Misc.

PRESIDENT TRUMP: Official Portrait

PLEASE DO NOT SHARE: This offends the President Elect (TA News) NBC has leaked Mr. Trump’s official portrait. Though approved by the first lady, apparently Melania had not gotten her husband’s approval.  The President elect has asked that the picture be withdrawn since he says he does n[...]

January 5th, 2017 - 11:57 am § in Misc.

South Carolinians: Remove MY flag? Remove YOUR slave memorial!

Nearly 40,000 South Carolinians have signed a petition to remove a slave memorial. While the rest of the US is dealing with the difficult guilt created by Black Lives Matter, my sister and her husband live comfortably in a state where racism still reigns and  where the locals all too easily romant[...]

January 5th, 2017 - 11:18 am § in Misc.

Republicans take our own diplomats hostage

Several Republican senators have introduced legislation that would revoke funding to provide security to U.S. diplomats serving in embassies in foreign countries unless the State Department supports moving Israel’s capital to Jerusalem.  Read bill here. Photo:  American embassies would no lo[...]