Archive for August 7th, 2022

August 7th, 2022 - 10:31 pm § in Politics

What to say to someone being silly

“Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) on Saturday said ‘no one can convince’ her that the rioters behind the Jan. 6 attack at the U.S. Capitol were not anti-fascist protesters.” Read story here. No one can convince me she isn’t a moon rock made of green cheese. Return to[...]

August 7th, 2022 - 3:18 pm § in Politics

Election denier wins rigged election

During her GOP primary campaign for Arizona governor, Trump election lie promoter Kari Lake insisted the primary was rigged. “We’re onto some things that are very suspicious,” she said, but wouldn’t offer details or answer questions because, “I don’t want to ruin the inve[...]

August 7th, 2022 - 2:44 pm § in Law and Courts

Thieves without honor

Jeremy Ryzhonkov, 12, of Everett, Washington, is a young entrepreneur. He has vending machine, lawn mowing, and snack stand businesses. He’s also been robbed by thieves. “Three weeks ago, Jeremy was … selling lemonade and snacks [when] two men bought 20 bucks worth of drinks and f[...]

August 7th, 2022 - 2:01 pm § in Democrats, Politics

Political silly talk

Trump gutted the IRS, facilitating tax cheating and contributing to soaring deficits (Republicans don’t spend less than Democrats; they just spend differently). Democrats want to revive tax enforcement. Appearing on a TV political show on Sunday, August 7, 2022 (read story here), Sen. Lindsey [...]

August 7th, 2022 - 1:08 pm § in America

Known at last, and coming home

Pvt. David Owens of Green Hill, North Carolina, described as “among the first” to land on June 6, 1944, was reported missing in action on November 22, 1944, in the Hurtgen Forest, scene of some of the Western Front’s most vicious fighting after D-Day. The Germans never listed him a[...]