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  • Derecho Causes Widespread Damage In Midwest, Including Chicago

    07/16/2024 4:32:29 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 17 replies
    Weather ^ | 07/16/2024 | Weather
    A​ long-lived thunderstorm complex called a derecho raced across the Midwest Monday night, producing widespread damaging winds from Iowa to Illinois, including Chicago, Indiana and southwest Michigan. I​n Indiana, a 44-year-old woman was reportedly killed when a tree fell on her Cedar Lake home, according to ABC 7 Chicago. W​hile travelers inside Chicago's O'Hare International Airport were told to shelter in place during a tornado warning, dozens of planes sat on the taxiway with passengers inside.
  • Bill Maher: Trump Shooter ‘Has Done So Much Damage to the Left’

    07/15/2024 6:32:52 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 58 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 07/15/2024 | SIMON KENT
    Please stop and spare a thought for those on the political left. Bill Maher has affirmed he was appalled by the assassination attempt on former President Donald Trump but qualified it by adding others have been metaphorically hurt as well. He opened his Saturday comedy show by stating, “I unequivocally denounce [the shooting], I don’t care what you think about that. Not funny. I’m sure that there will be jokes that people will make because they hate him so much that they wished it went he other way. Not for me.” Maher then continued that Trump may be the political...
  • Inside the Biden team's "damage control call" for jumpy donors

    07/02/2024 6:12:14 AM PDT · by Libloather · 19 replies
    Axios ^ | 7/02/24 | Hans Nichols, Alex Thompson
    Anxious Democratic donors grilled Biden campaign officials on a Zoom call Monday, pressing Biden's team on how it will deal with new concerns about his fitness for office, according to four donors on the call. Why it matters: There wasn't much panic during the special call for wealthy donors — but there was a fair degree of skepticism. Donors' questions revealed deep doubts within the Democratic Party on whether Biden has the stamina, skill and substance to go toe-to-toe with former President Trump for the next four months, defeat him on Nov. 5, and serve another four-year term. Donors didn't...
  • At least 3 confirmed tornadoes tear through Pittsburgh area, leaving trail of damage

    06/27/2024 1:02:54 PM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 11 replies
    CBS ^ | 06/27/2024 | Mike Darnay, Patrick Damp
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -- Cleanup is underway throughout the Pittsburgh area as several communities were hit with suspected tornado damage on Wednesday evening. At least three tornadoes have been confirmed in the Pittsburgh area so far. We have confirmed three tornadoes so far. The areas highlighted indicate where NWS Storm Surveys or Doppler Radar Tornado Debris Signatures have validated the tornado damage. pic.twitter.com/lWRD8NXROW — NWS Pittsburgh (@NWSPittsburgh) June 27, 2024 An EF-2 with winds up to 115 mph touched down south of Route 22 in Westmoreland County, tearing a path from Delmont to Shieldsburg to New Alexandria.
  • Anti-Israel protesters caused $3M worth of damage, security costs at City College campus: ‘Real shame’

    05/29/2024 7:53:43 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 13 replies
    NY Post ^ | 05/29/2024 | Carl Campanile
    Anti-Israel criminals caused at least $3 million in damage and the need for costly extra security at taxpayer-funded City College’s campus in Upper Manhattan during their violent protests there, officials say. A protester who threw a flare that torched the roof of the City University of New York school’s administration building caused $350,000 worth of damage alone, said CUNY Chief Operating Officer Hector Batista during recent testimony before the City Council. Batista said the flare damage was particularly unfortunate because the City Council and state previously provided capital funds to install a new roof. “It’s costing over $3 million —...
  • How staring at 2017 eclipse for just 10 seconds left me with ‘irreversible eye damage’

    04/08/2024 12:22:44 PM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 45 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 04/08/2024 | Isabel Keane
    A Brooklyn woman who squinted at the 2017 solar eclipse for 10 seconds without proper eye protection is now warning others of the “irreversible eye damage” she suffered — including a blind spot in the middle of her left iris. Bridget Kyeremateng, 29, told The Post on Monday — hours before a solar eclipse was expected to be partially visible in the Big Apple — that she looked up at the spectacle without any eye protection after being unable to secure a pair of protective glasses, thinking “a couple of seconds wouldn’t do anything. “I couldn’t focus on the sun...
  • X-ray confirms devastating news for Aerosmith's Steven Tyler

    09/21/2023 6:54:27 PM PDT · by Paul R. · 67 replies
    Dagens.com ^ | 9/17/2023 | Henrik R
    Aerosmith's frontman Steven Tyler is facing a more serious condition than initially believed, according to a recent report by TMZ. The 75-year-old rock legend, who had already canceled several tour dates due to vocal cord damage, is now said to be barely able to speak.
  • Warning for EV drivers as electric cars cause twice as much damage as petrol vehicles

    06/27/2023 4:36:51 PM PDT · by Right Wing Vegan · 51 replies
    The Sun ^ | 6/27/2023 | Jorge Hinojosa Mena
    DRIVERS have been warned that electric cars could damage roads TWICE as much as petrol vehicles. Smaller roads - such as the ones outside most British homes - will crumble under the weight of heavier electric vehicles. Analysis has shown that the average electric car more than doubles the wear on road surfaces, which could lead to an increase in potholes. Currently, the UK is suffering a pothole crisis - with half as many repaired last year compared to a decade ago. And the AIA'S annual Alarm survey found out that it would now cost £12.6billion to fix all the...
  • Health Shocker: Jamie Foxx Left 'Paralyzed and Blind' From 'Blood Clot in His Brain' After Receiving COVID-19 Vaccine, Source Claims

    06/04/2023 6:19:46 AM PDT · by bray · 105 replies
    OK Magazine ^ | 6/6/23 | Rebecca Friedman
    Horrific health details have been revealed regarding Jamie Foxx’s mysterious medical state. The Django Unchained star is said to be "partially paralyzed and blind," in addition to a series of other complications after receiving the COVID-19 vaccine, Hollywood journalist A.J. Benza claimed after speaking to a source close to Foxx.
  • Graham: Trump ‘Stronger Today than He Was Last Week — ‘Damage Done to the Law May Last for Decade

    03/23/2023 7:08:20 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 28 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 03-23-2023 | Jeff Poor
    Wednesday, during an appearance on FNC’s “Jesse Watters Primetime,” Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) said the prosecutions of former President Donald Trump were working in his favor politically. However, Graham said prosecutors were doing long-term damage to law overall. “So, you get this stupid case in New York, you get a case in Georgia where a giggly Wiccan is running the grand jury, and then you get the document case that’s a wash because Biden’s got a worse off situation,” host Jesse Watters asked. “Where are we with everything, Senator?”
  • AOC dragged for claiming gas stoves are linked to brain damage

    01/11/2023 8:09:03 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 33 replies
    NY Post ^ | 01/11/2023 | Isabel Keane
    Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) attempted to defend President Biden’s proposed ban on gas stoves in a viral Twitter spat Tuesday — only to be heckled herself by snarky social media users. “Did you know that ongoing exposure to NO2 from gas stoves is linked to reduced cognitive performance,” the Bronx and Queens lawmaker tweeted in response to Rep. Ronny Jackson (R-Texas) vowing to “NEVER” give up his gas stove. But the congresswoman’s attempted clap-back backfired, as detractors — mainly politicians and conservative activists — were quick to pile on. “Is this an attack on @GordonRamsey,” joked Max Avery, a former...
  • Orlando GameStop burglary: Surveillance video shows suspects crash SUV into store (#FloridaMan)

    12/21/2022 12:03:42 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 6 replies
    FOX 35 Orlando ^ | December 20, 2022 | FOX 35 News Staff
    ORLANDO, Fla. - Police released new videos Tuesday in an effort to find the suspects accused of burglarizing a GameStop store in Orlando Monday morning. In the security footage provided by the Orlando Police Department, a silver Hyundai Tucson SUV can be seen being driven backward through the store's front glass. At least two suspects are then seen rummaging through the store, including its stockroom. The suspects got away with more than $1,200 worth of Microsoft Xbox consoles and gaming accessories, according to a case report. Authorities said the incident resulted in $60,000 in damages. Police said the incident happened...
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Injury - Treatments to Counter mRNA Spike Protein Damage

    11/19/2022 12:07:42 PM PST · by Bob Ireland · 167 replies
    Epoch Health ^ | Oct 17 2022 | Marina Zhang
    “Post-COVID-19 vaccines syndrome,” said Dr. Paul Marik, co-founder and Chief Science Officer of the Frontline COVID-19 Critical Care Alliance (FLCCC), on Oct. 15 at a conference in Orlando, Florida, aimed at education and sharing information on treating spike protein-induced health issues.Marik and 15 other experts including pathologist Dr. Ryan Cole, FLCCC co-founder Dr. Pierre Kory, and Steve Kirsch, founder of the Vaccine Safety Research Foundation, presented their research and findings. . . . . . . . . .
  • Progressives go on damage control after Ukraine diplomacy letter

    10/26/2022 2:44:19 AM PDT · by Libloather · 27 replies
    The Hill ^ | 10/25/22 | Hanna Trudo
    House progressives are doing damage control after retreating from a letter that stirred outrage among Democrats by questioning President Biden’s handling of the Russia-Ukraine war two weeks before the midterm elections. The letter, blamed Tuesday on poor staff work, raised questions about the political acumen of the Congressional Progressive Caucus and its leader, Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.), who is eyeing a run at leadership in the next Congress. “The letter was drafted several months ago, but unfortunately was released by staff without vetting. As Chair of the Caucus, I accept responsibility for this,” Jayapal wrote in a Tuesday statement. The...
  • Nice People Do a Lot of Damage

    09/13/2022 10:29:34 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 33 replies
    Townhall ^ | 09/12/2022 | Dennis Prager
    It can be said that gaining wisdom is a process of gaining some dark insights into life. One such insight is this: A lot of evil has been abetted by nice people. By "nice," I am referring to the way people comport themselves in the personal realm. We refer to people as being "nice" if they are friendly to strangers, more or less honest in their dealings with others, take care of their families, support friends and are pleasant to be around. We all want nice neighbors. To put it another way, "nice" generally refers to the micro, the personal,...
  • The British Government Has Begun Paying $140,000 for COVID-19 Vaccine Damage Victims.

    08/26/2022 7:43:02 PM PDT · by george76 · 17 replies
    National Pulse ^ | AUGUST 26, 2022 | Natalie Winters
    WHICH SEEMS TO BE GETTING NO COVERAGE IN THE AMERICAN MEDIA. WONDER WHY. ... The United Kingdom has rolled out a financial compensation program for individuals and families who have been harmed by the COVID-19 vaccine, despite repeated claims by U.S. corporate media entities denying any negative health impacts of the vaccines created by their largest advertisers. Under the program, the first payments, which amount to a maximum of almost $150,000, have already been made to family members of individuals injured or killed as a result of the experimental vaccine. Vikki Spit, whose 48-year-old partner Zion became unwell eight days...
  • Fauci: COVID Shutdowns Did Not ‘Forever Irreparably’ Damage Anyone

    08/23/2022 6:49:59 PM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 59 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 08/23/2023 | Pam Key
    Outgoing National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases director Dr. Anthony Fauci claimed Tuesday on FNC’s “Your World” that the COVID shutdowns did not “forever irreparably” damage anyone. Cavuto said, “In retrospect, Doctor, do you regret that it went too far, whatever your original intentions were, and it’s easy to be a Monday morning quarterback here, but that it went too far, that, particularly for kids who couldn’t go to school, except remotely, that it’s forever damaged them?”
  • Energy & Environment - Climate bill could prevent up to $2T in damage (only 8.42 years left)

    08/23/2022 4:28:55 PM PDT · by Libloather · 30 replies
    The Hill ^ | 8/23/22 | Rachel Frazin, Zack Budryk
    The Inflation Reduction Act, the tax and climate bill President Biden signed into law last week, could reduce the costs from climate-related damages by up to $1.9 trillion, according to an analysis by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). The analysis published Tuesday is based on three models crafted by Rhodium Group, Energy Innovation and Princeton University. They found the law’s climate provisions could potentially cut up to 1 billion annual metric tons of carbon dioxide by the end of the decade, nearly meeting the White House target of cutting emissions in half relative to 2005 by 2030. To...
  • NASA: Micrometeoroid Causes Significant Uncorrectable Damage To James Webb Space Telescope.

    07/20/2022 9:26:50 AM PDT · by C210N · 72 replies
    THE STANDEFORD JOURNAL ^ | 7/20/22 | Donald Standeford
  • NASA Insists All Is Well as the Webb Telescope's Mirror Gets Dinged

    06/19/2022 10:17:33 AM PDT · by LibWhacker · 25 replies
    Time ^ | 6/17/2022 | Jeffrey Kluger
    In some ways, the last place you’d want to put the James Webb Space Telescope is, well, in space. If you owned a $10 billion car, you wouldn’t leave it out in a hail storm, and while there’s no hail in space, there are plenty of micrometeoroids—high speed debris no bigger than a dust grain but moving so fast they can pack a true destructive wallop. Every day, millions of such fragments rain down on Earth, but they incinerate in the atmosphere long before they reach the ground. The Webb, parked in a spot in space 1.6 million km (1...