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Will new wrinkle in Trump Jr./Russia story render MSM temporarily incurious?

**Written by Doug Powers Safe prediction: Much of the same MSM that suddenly started clamoring to be the next Woodward and/or Bernstein in mid-January after a drooling 8-year trance won’t be overly curious about this new wrinkle in the Donald Trump Jr./Russian lawyer story. Here’s why: The Russian lawyer who penetrated Donald

The crisis in America’s crime labs

The crisis in America’s crime labs by Michelle MalkinCreators Syndicate Copyright 2017 Junk science endangers lives. Forensic junk science in the hands of overzealous prosecutors, ignorant police detectives and reckless experts threatens liberty. There is a crisis in America’s government-run crime labs — and it’s not just the result of a few rogue operators.

NY Times’ David Brooks describes ordeal of lunching with a rube

**Written by Doug Powers Michelle wrote years ago that NYT columnist David Brooks will “never let an opportunity pass to remind you that he is an intellectual and you are a grimy member of the unwashed masses.” Brooks’ Tuesday column proves that nothing’s changed: I was braced by Reeves’s book, but after

Former future leader of free world now hawking ‘nasty’ shirts for Planned Parenthood

**Written by Doug Powers I can’t quite put my finger on it, but something seems to have gone horribly awry for Hillary Clinton at some point between this… And this… Hard to believe she lost, isn’t it? The proceeds go to Planned Parenthood, which in turn goes to Democrats, who in turn complain

US successfully tests THAAD anti-missile system in Pacific

The US military has said its controversial THAAD missile defence system successfully shot down a target during a test over the Pacific Ocean. THAAD, or Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, halted a simulated, ballistic intermediate-range missile like the ones being developed by North Korea. The test was planned months ago,

State Police: Evangeline Parish deputy attacked, ‘saw stars’ before fatal shooting [ trunc ]

The Louisiana State Police released new details Monday of a fatal officer-involved shooting last week that has sparked controversy in Evangeline Parish, saying the deputy who opened fire on an ATV driver had been attacked during a 4 a.m. traffic stop. The Evangeline Parish Sheriff's Office deputy, who has not

Bienvenue! Donald And Melania Arrive In Paris

President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump have arrived in Paris to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entry into World War I and the Bastille Day. The first couple arrived at Orly airport just after 8:30 am local time, Melania sporting a chic red blazer and

EVIDENCE: Supreme Court Justice John Roberts Was ‘Hacked’ By Obama Official

Evidence shows that John Roberts, chief justice of the United States Supreme Court, was “hacked” by a Deep State surveillance operation overseen by Obama administration CIA director John Brennan and Obama director of national intelligence James Clapper. Roberts, the Bush appointee who made the decisive vote to uphold the constitutionality

How ‘GMA’ hides George Stephanopoulos’ ‘little-boyish mini-legs’

George Stephanopoulos may be a giant in the news business, but “Good Morning America” has changed its set to cover up his diminutive size. “ ‘GMA’ initially thought using an anchor desk with elevated chairs would help the problem. Still awkward, George’s little-boyish mini-legs were seen dangling.”

AMERICA Prayer Vigil July 13, 2017 [Prayer]

Join with fellow FREEPERS to pray for PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP, VICE PRESIDENT MIKE PENCE and AMERICA: Government, Family, Military, Business, Education, Churches, and the Media. This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us. —1 John 5:14 Forum

Water Activities Shut Down After Shark Attacks Santa Cruz Kayaker

There were only five surfers out at Cowell Beach in a clean waist-high south swell Tuesday afternoon. The typically packed surf spot was almost empty after a newly posted shark warning prohibited water activities from the San Lorenzo rivermouth to Fair Avenue until Saturday morning. The closure — and reports

Dershowitz Slams New York Times Op-ed For Broaching Trump Jr. Treason Charge

Noted attorney Alan Dershowitz slammed The New York Times on Wednesday, telling Fox News's Neil Cavuto he can't believe the newspaper "had an op-ed in which treason was mentioned" regarding Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Russian lawyer. "There’s really no difference on the First Amendment between a campaigner using

Pence Distances Himself From Fallout Over Don Jr. Meeting

Vice President Mike Pence is putting some distance between himself and President Trump’s oldest son, Donald Trump Jr., following the revelation that Don Jr. accepted a meeting with a Russian lawyer in order to obtain supposed damaging information about Hillary Clinton from the Russian government. A statement released by Pence’s

Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 07-13-17, OM, St. Henry

July 13, 2017 Thursday of the Fourteenth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Gn 44:18-21, 23b-29; 45:1-5Judah approached Joseph and said: "I beg you, my lord,let your servant speak earnestly to my lord,and do not become angry with your servant,for you are the equal of Pharaoh.My lord asked your servants,

Senate Panel To Hear Testimony From Businessman Targeted By Trump Dossier Firm

A London-based businessman who was investigated last year by the opposition research firm behind the so-called Trump dossier will testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee next week, The Daily Caller has learned.Bill Browder says that he will “definitely†be testifying about a complaint he filed with the Justice Department last