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  • Gavin Newsom signs law requiring California schools to purchase American-made food

    09/29/2022 4:10:07 PM PDT · by lowbridge · 6 replies ^ | September 28, 2022 | LAURA S. DIAZ
    Public institutions in California will have to opt for American-made food products starting Jan. 1, 2024 under a bill signed Tuesday by Gov. Gavin Newsom. Senate Bill 490 states that public institutions, including schools, need to budget for and purchase American-made foods unless they are more than 25% of the cost of imported ones. “This Buy American policy will benefit the California agricultural industry and agricultural workers, as well as the students and teachers consuming these meals in our schools,” Newsom said in a signing statement for this bill. While the agricultural industry supports the measure, some school districts argued...
  • [Catholic Caucus] Francis’s Unholy Occupation of the Papacy, Fatima, and the Pressing Need for Holiness

    09/29/2022 4:06:49 PM PDT · by ebb tide · 1 replies
    The Remnant Newspaper ^ | September 28, 2022 | Robert Morrison
    [Catholic Caucus] Francis’s Unholy Occupation of the Papacy, Fatima, and the Pressing Need for HolinessOctober 4, 2022 will mark the third anniversary of Francis’s introduction of the Pachamama idol at the Vatican. During the past three years, Francis has caused numerous other grave scandals, each of which would have been considered unthinkable prior to Vatican II:He has convoked the Synod on Synodality, which by its structure and objectives seeks to undermine the immutable nature of the Catholic Faith and set aside Christian morality;He travelled to Canada to apologize for evils the Church did not commit and be present for a...
  • Mitt Romney’s Refusal to Endorse Mike Lee Infuriates Senate Republicans

    09/29/2022 4:01:09 PM PDT · by RandFan · 8 replies
    Breitbart ^ | Sep 29 | SEAN MORAN
    Sen. Mitt Romney’s (R-UT) decision not to endorse Sen. Mike Lee’s (R-UT) reelection bid has infuriated Senate Republicans and conservative activists. Romney, Utah’s junior senator, has declined — and even refused — to endorse Lee’s reelection bid. Lee is the senior senator from Utah. Senate Republicans are becoming increasingly alarmed by the decision, noting that even though Senate Republicans may have their differences on policy, they typically stand united against Republican opponents. “I respect [Romney], and I understand that each state has its own dynamics, but I do not understand why he is remaining neutral,” one Republican senator said anonymously....
  • George Carlin: These White, Bourgeois Liberals Don’t Give A **** About The Planet

    09/29/2022 3:54:10 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 7 replies
    Rumble ^ | May 18, 2021
    George Carlin on the environment in 1992: Leave nature alone, the Planet is fine. (Warning: Strong language) “We haven’t learned how to care for one another and we’re gonna save the ******* planet?! I’m getting tired of that ****! I’m tired of ******* Earth Day! I’m tired of these self-righteous environmentalists; these White, bourgeois liberals who think the only thing wrong with this country is there aren’t enough bicycle paths. People trying to make the world safe for their Volvo’s! Besides, *environmentalists don’t give a **** about the planet. *They don’t care about the planet; not in the abstract they...
  • Rand Paul teams up with former college swimmer for campaign ad on transgender sports

    09/29/2022 3:53:44 PM PDT · by RandFan · 4 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | Sep 29 | By Juliegrace Brufke
    Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) teamed up with former University of Kentucky swimmer Riley Gaines in a new campaign ad taking aim at transgender athletes competing in women’s sports. The 30-second spot, which is slated to air digitally and on television, features Gaines, who gained attention for speaking out on the issue after being defeated in a national match by transgender swimmer Lia Thomas, asserting she plans to vote for Paul and applauding him for his support on the issue. "I trained from an early age, giving it my all to achieve my dream. And I accomplished it, becoming a 12-time...
  • Pigskin Pickem Thread, Week 4

    09/29/2022 3:50:05 PM PDT · by Impy · 1 replies
    Fool's Ball Week 4! Your home for all things Fool's Ball! In Memoriam Danny Lee (BENDER2)
  • New Zealand Radio Host Laughs HYSTERICALLY At Climate Activist!

    09/29/2022 3:36:10 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 5 replies
    Anthony Brian Logan ^ | 9/29/22 | Anthony Brian Logan
    A radio host laughed hysterically at New Zealand-based climate activist Izzy Cook during an on-air interview. The host was having a discussion with the young activist about actionable steps.. It is ironic that a climate activist would tell someone to not do something that they did themselves. Cook’s excuse was that her parents went so she didn’t have a choice. This is typical of climate activist type of people. Al Gore is the prime suspect. He is the type of person to rail against people with large carbon footprints as he travels the globe in private planes. When he is...
  • James Burke BBC Connections - Technology Traps Scene (7 min video: if technology failed)

    09/29/2022 3:35:14 PM PDT · by bitt · 9 replies ^ | Jan 20, 2016 | James Burke
    What would you do? (“And what in your comfortable urban life has ever prepared you for that decision?”) Just a great scene from James Burke's Connections Series 1, Episode 1. I highly recommend you watch the show. It is old (50 years old!)but it is insightful.
  • Florida Man Loses His Bumper In A Yard Then Gets Arrested For Fentanyl

    09/29/2022 3:32:42 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 10 replies
    The Tampa Free Press ^ | September 26, 2022 | Jake Grissom
    A Florida man has been arrested after driving through someone’s yard, losing his bumper, then being caught with Fentanyl. According to investigators, shortly before 12:30 a.m. on Monday, deputies stopped a vehicle missing a rear bumper. Prior to the traffic stop, dispatchers received a call in San Mateo that a vehicle drove through their yard and one occupant of the vehicle had jumped out. A rear bumper fell off when the car left the yard onto Kyte Road. The driver of the vehicle, Michael Givens, 27, of Palatka had a suspended license. Deputies conducted a search of the vehicle and...
  • We need the Attorney General explaining why Mar-a-Lago was raided | Texas Sen. Ted Cruz

    09/29/2022 3:29:44 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 9 replies
    Newsmax ^ | Sep 29, 2022 | John Bachman
    On Thursday's 'John Bachman Now', Texas Sen. Ted Cruz calls for Attorney General Merrick Garland to be called to testify about the FBI raid on Mar-a-Lago.
  • Defence Minister: Dragging Belarus into the war would mean including a third lend-lease for Ukraine

    09/29/2022 3:17:16 PM PDT · by marcusmaximus · 16 replies
    Ukrainska Pravda via Yahoo News ^ | 9/29/2022 | KATERYNA TYSHCHENKO
    The defence minister of Ukraine Oleksii Reznikov believes that Belarusian soldiers have no motivation to enter the war with Ukraine, and if ordered by their authorities to fight, they would lay down their weapons. "I don't understand what would motivate Belarusians to consciously go to war with Ukraine, kill and die for no one knows what, even if they are officers who are under oath obliged to follow orders. If they go on the attack with their units, they could cross the Belarusian border, raise their hands, lay down their weapons and say, ‘Ukrainians, we are your syabry. [Belarusians] are...
  • Pennsylvania Polls: Republican Mehmet Oz Maintains Statistical Tie with Democrat John Fetterman in Senate Race

    09/29/2022 3:14:43 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 21 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 29 Sep 2022 | NICK GILBERTSON
    Republican Dr. Mehmet Oz remains in a statistical tie in Pennsylvania’s U.S. Senate race with his radical Democrat opponent, Lt. Gov. John Fetterman, according to a pair of polls. A Franklin & Marshall College poll published Thursday shows Fetterman has the support of 45 percent of registered voter participants, giving him just a 3-point lead over Oz, who garnered 42 percent of the response. As Oz is within the margin of error of 5.6 percentage points, the race is a statistical tie. The Republican has made tremendous gains on Fetterman in recent months and seems to be finding his stride...
  • Revelation Ch. 22 and 1 Corinthians Ch. 5

    09/29/2022 3:04:15 PM PDT · by Faith Presses On · 1 replies
    "And, behold, I come quickly; and my reward is with me, to give every man according as his work shall be." "Blessed are they that do his commandments, that they may have right to the tree of life, and may enter in through the gates into the city." "Therefore let us keep the feast, not with old leaven, neither with the leaven of malice and wickedness; but with the unleavened bread of sincerity and truth." Revelation, Chapter 22 1 And he shewed me a pure river of water of life, clear as crystal, proceeding out of the throne of God...
  • California woman charged with murder for driving into man she accused of trying to run over cat: authorities

    09/29/2022 3:03:44 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 18 replies
    Fox news ^ | 9/29/22 | Brie Stimson
    Orange County authorities said Victor Anthony Luis, a father of five daughters, was intentionally run over after Hannah Star Esser accused him of trying to hit a cat with his car A 20-year-old Southern California woman was charged with murder this week after she ran over a man she accused of attempting to drive over a cat, Orange County authorities said Wednesday. Hannah Star Esser got out of her car in the Cypress neighborhood of Orange County Sunday evening to accuse Luis Anthony Victor of aiming for a cat with his car in the cul-de-sac on Graham Street. Cypress is...
  • Dominican Republic Building Over 100 Miles of Border Wall to Stop Illegal Immigration from Haiti

    09/29/2022 2:57:59 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 17 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 29 Sep 2022 | JOHN BINDER
    The Dominican Republic is building a 13-foot-high border wall — set to be the second-longest border wall in the Americas — in the hopes of ending waves of illegal immigration from Haiti.The government of the Dominican Republic began building the border wall in February to put a halt to illegal immigration from Haiti, which citizens have said is overwhelming their small communities, depressing wages, and undercutting their quality of life.The concrete and steel wall, when finished, will stand 13 feet tall, and stretch just over 100 miles. The only other existing border wall in the Americas that is longer is...
  • Maniac bashes windows, lights of NYPD cruiser in midday rampage: video

    09/29/2022 2:51:06 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 27 replies
    NY Post ^ | September 29, 2022 5:10pm | Larry Celona and Amanda Woods
    A maniac smashed the windows and lights of a police car parked on a Midtown street in broad daylight, disturbing video posted to Twitter shows. The suspect – identified by police as Uchechukwu Godwin, 23 – used a metal pipe to repeatedly strike the turret lights of the traffic cruiser parked on Broadway near West 36th Street around 11:40 a.m. Wednesday, according to cops and video footage. As the rampage unfolded, the footage shows pedestrians on the sidewalk walking past, as well as someone passing on a scooter, followed by another person on a bike. Godwin was arrested at Broadway...
  • YouTuber Tests New Ford Electric Truck and It Fails Miserably: “Abysmally Bad”

    09/29/2022 2:49:04 PM PDT · by SaxxonWoods · 44 replies
    DC Enquirer ^ | 9/29/2022 | Sterling Mosely
    By the end of the trip, the F-150 Lightning only had 50 miles of range remaining despite taking a 64-mile trip and being charged with 200 miles worth of energy in the battery. That’s an extra depletion of 86 miles.
  • US gov’t accused of sabotaging major European gas pipeline after Biden threatened to ‘end’ it

    09/29/2022 2:39:50 PM PDT · by henbane · 77 replies
    Lifesite ^ | Wed Sep 28, 2022 | Andreas Wailzer
    (LifeSiteNews) – Detonations in the Baltic Sea on Monday caused serious damage to the two major gas pipelines between Russia and Germany.Experts believe that this was a deliberate, targeted attack on the pipelines, causing speculation of U.S. involvement after President Joe Biden had said in February that “If Russia invades […] then there will be no longer a Nord Stream 2. We will bring an end to it.”
  • Time to follow Europe’s lead on social media regulation

    09/29/2022 2:22:23 PM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 35 replies
    The Hill ^ | 09/29/2022 | TOM SIEGEL
    How did harmful content and misinformation online get so bad — after so much time, money, and scores of people trying to limit the spread of inaccurate, violent, obscene, and harmful content? For starters, the problem is much bigger than it used to be, and human-driven efforts cannot keep up. Even with tens of thousands tackling the problem (Meta’s Trust & Safety team has swelled to an army of more than 40,000) the sheer amount of digital content is too overwhelming. Moderating this content by human review is not only time-consuming, ineffective, and error-prone, it also can endanger the mental...
  • Dow down more than 450 points on recession fears

    09/29/2022 2:20:31 PM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 77 replies
    The Hill ^ | 09/29/2022 | ZACH SCHONFELD
    Stocks dropped steeply on Thursday as investors showed fears of a potential recession and currency volatility, erasing gains made during Wednesday’s rally. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped by more than 450 points, or 1.5 percent, to 29,227, while the Nasdaq fell by 2.8 percent and the New York Stock Exchange sunk by 1.6 percent when markets closed Thursday.