Archive for August 7th, 2020

August 7th, 2020 - 7:08 pm § in Politics

Joe Arpaio loses another election

Joe Arpaio, 88, the notorious Arizona ex-sheriff pardoned by President Trump, lost a comeback bid in Tuesday’s primary for his old job. Arpaio was voted out of that office in 2016. He ran for U.S. Senate in 2018, but was crushed in the GOP primary, getting only 19% of the vote to Martha McSall[...]

August 7th, 2020 - 6:02 pm § in Politics

GOP accuses Democrats of refusing to negotiate

“The White House is blaming Democrats on Capitol Hill for not reaching a compromise on a new relief package. White House chief of staff Mark Meadows appeared before reporters on short notice Friday morning. Meadows  accused Democrats of refusing to negotiate,” Global News, a Canadian ne[...]

August 7th, 2020 - 3:22 pm § in Politics, Religion

Jerry Falwell Jr. is in hot water

Speaking of heat (see preceding article), Jerry Falwell Jr. is taking plenty of it for the photo below, which he posted on social media. Falwell (who is married, at least for now) is taking “indefinite” leave from his job as president of Liberty University, a conservative evangelical col[...]