Archive for December, 2019

December 31st, 2019 - 2:08 pm § in Politics

Biden said he’d appoint Obama to the Supreme Court

While campaigning in Iowa this weekend, Joe Biden told an audience he would nominate Barack Obama for the Supreme Court, if Obama was willing to serve in that capacity. Personally, I like the idea. Vote Democrat and get President Biden and Justice Obama. Vote Republican and you’re stuck with T[...]

December 29th, 2019 - 4:09 am § in Misc.


  from Little is known about the origins of Nefertiti, but her legacy of beauty and power continue to intrigue scholars today. Her name is Egyptian and means “the beautiful one has come.” Some evidence suggests that she hailed from the town Akhmim and is the daughter o[...]

December 26th, 2019 - 1:17 pm § in Misc.

THE-Ave Challenge: What bigot said this of his God?

Think not that I am come to send peace on earth: I came not to send peace, but a sword. For I am come to set a man at variance against his father, and the daughter against her mother, and the daughter in law against her mother in law. And a man’s foes shall be […][...]

December 25th, 2019 - 11:33 pm § in Misc.

Snakes on planes

Has the “emotional support animal” thing gone too far? Critters people have taken aboard planes include: A horse, a pig, a squirrel, a turkey, and, yes, snakes. Maybe airlines could offer passengers in-flight pony rides?  [...]

December 21st, 2019 - 6:59 pm § in Donald Trump

Scaramucci: It takes only 4 Republican senators

He predicts Trump will resign if McConnell can’t block Democrats’ witnesses Anthony Scaramucci, a former White House communications director who worked for Trump and knows him well, predicted on MSNBC Saturday that “Trump will resign” before a Senate trial if GOP majority lea[...]

December 19th, 2019 - 5:57 pm § in America, Racism

“We are our ancestors’ wildest dreams”

“Just thinking about being a black doctor in America,” one of 14 African-American medical students said as they posed outside the former slave quarters of a Louisiana plantation. Read story here. (Click on image to enlarge)  [...]

December 19th, 2019 - 5:11 pm § in Christianity, Donald Trump

“Christianity Today” magazine calls for Trump’s ouster

Christianity Today, America’s leading evangelical magazine, which was founded in the 1950s by the late evangelist Billy Graham and has a print circulation of about 130,000, announced in an editorial today their opinion that “Trump Should Be Removed from Office.” The editorial begi[...]

December 18th, 2019 - 5:23 pm § in Donald Trump


And boy, does he deserve it. Donald Trump is the 3rd president in U.S. history to be impeached. The House of Representatives passed both articles of impeachment and the case will now go to the Senate for trial, where the Republican majority is expected to protect him from removal. Non-Republicans in[...]

December 15th, 2019 - 1:35 am § in Misc.


Jerusalem – The mother of the baby who drowned in a jacuzzi in a hotel in Ashdod earlier this month is suspected of murdering her son. According to media reports on Sunday, the 28-year-old mother said in a police questioning that she had experienced a “divine revelation,” in which she beli[...]

December 13th, 2019 - 2:00 pm § in Donald Trump

Supreme Court to hear Trump financial records cases

“The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear President Donald Trump’s appeals in three separate cases to prevent his financial records, including tax returns, being handed over to Democratic-led House of Representatives committees and a New York prosecutor,” Huffington Post reports. The Ho[...]