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An interesting opinion piece on media hypocrisy and telling partial truths. Is fake news real? You bet it is.

OPINION (PHOTO: Screenshot via CBS Minnesota/minnesota.cbslocal.com) What Happens When The Races Are Reversed In A Police Shooting SCOTT GREER Deputy Editor 12:07 AM 07/21/2017 One cop is finally receiving support from the press and political leaders after being at the center of another high-profile police shooting. Last weekend, an Australian woman, Justine Damond, called police […]

The arrogance of elected officials never ceases to amaze me..

If you want to hear the audio embedded in the video, you need to click on the speaker icon on the screen of the video clip.. H/T Bluelivesmatter ####################################################### VIDEO: Chicago Alderman Files Complaint On ‘Rude’ Cops, But Video Shows The Truth BY OFFICER BLUE ON JULY 20, 2017 Chicago Alderman Roberto Maldonado has complained after […]

The daily mail does a better job of covering this story than local “news” outlets. Sad.

One question I have that has not been asked or published is if the M.E. ruled this shooting as a homicide, is the shooter in jail?  If not, why? ################################################## Cop Who Shot Unarmed Minneapolis Woman Had Prior Complaints   Via Daily Mail: The police officer who shot dead an Australian woman outside of her […]

Will folks be so fast to judge now?

This will be entertaining to watch, the stories I’ve read this morning were pretty one sided against the police.  Now that the news is out that the shooter was the “first Somalian police officer hired in the fifth precinct” who I’d guess is likely Muslim, will attitudes change? Will this officer be persecuted in the media […]

Why does it seem the police are always presumed guilty until they prove innocence?

Australian woman shot dead by Minneapolis police after calling to report possible crime Published July 17, 2017 Fox News Community demanding answers after woman shot dead by police An Australian woman engaged to marry an American next month was shot and killed by a Minneapolis cop Saturday night after calling police to report an incident, […]

Weekend feel good story..

U.S. Teen who blasted ‘F–k Tha Police’ at cop’s funeral booted from apartment New York Post 20 hours ago A cop-hating Bronx teen has been kicked out of his apartment for repeatedly blasting the rap song “F–k Tha Police” from the window as thousands of NYPD cops gathered to mourn a slain colleague, the building’s […]

Good. Its a scourge on society, LEO’s, families, and taxpayers.

DOJ Going After Doctors and Others Who Feed Opioid Addictions By Susan Jones | July 13, 2017 | 10:50 AM EDT Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price announce that 412 defendants will be charged with health care fraud, on Thursday, July 13, 2017. (Screen grab from C-SPAN) (CNSNews.com) – […]

It would seem obvious to me.

Food stamp rolls plummet in states that restore work requirements By Jennifer G. Hickey Published July 04, 2017 Fox News  Alabama replaces work requirements on food stamps After the food stamp rolls swelled for years under the Obama administration, fresh figures show a dramatic reduction in states that recently have moved to restore work requirements. […]

A fair assessment

What a great story to start the week..

Watch: Sister sings touching song she wrote for brother with Down syndrome in viral video Kate Scanlon 1 min According to the Irish Independent, Leah Kirwan, 17, wrote the song for her younger brother, Noah. The video, published online earlier this month, has been viewed more than 78,000 times. Kirwan, a student from County Louth in Ireland, […]