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Texas Governor Recognizes First Responders and Extraordinary Citizens With Star of Texas Awards

Photo: Office Of The Governor 9/11/17  In the Lone Star State, September 11th is not just Patriot Day, it’s Texas First Responders Day; and so, dozens of Texans were honored today as Gov. Greg Abbot presented the Star of Texas Awards to those who have “demonstrated extraordinary valor and courage in

Politico Hand-wrings Over Guns At Protests

The left has gone nuts about guns at protests, screaming and kvetching that armed people at protests are an automatic recipe for danger. The latest effort comes from Politico, where they complain about how lax gun laws are allowing firearms at protests. Domestic extremist groups ranging from white supremacists to their

NYPD Officers Escort Son Of Slain Sergeant To Bus For Kindergarten

NYPD Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo was gunned down last November while responding to a call of an estranged husband trying to enter a home after having threatened his wife. Tuozzolo was killed and another officer wounded. Tuesday was the first day of kindergarten for Tuozzolo’s young son, an important day in almost any

Don’t Blame Lack of Zoning Laws for Houston Floods

The rain in Houston has barely stopped and the flood waters have yet to fully recede, but already a narrative has been created in the media, led by ProPublica, but with a lot of people and publications playing follow the leader, that blame the severity of Harvey’s impact on the

Feds Deem Antifa’s Activities Terrorist

Politico reports that in a joint April 2016 report the Department of Homeland Security and the FBI formally classified the activities of the anarchist Alt-Left extremist group Antifa as “domestic terrorist violence.” The report was the result of an investigation to determine whether U.S.-based anarchists might start committing terrorist bombings like their

Legal Genius Nancy Pelosi: You Can’t Yell “Wolf” in a Crowded Theater (VIDEO)

This is possibly the most entertaining political mangling of a famous quote since Dubya’s “won’t get fooled again” gaffe. Watch bubblehead Nancy give her vacant stare as she tries to defend denying a permit to organizers of an alt-right rally at Crissy Field in San Francisco. In the clip, which

Study Shows Trump Supporters Heavy Reliance on Conspiracy Theory Sites in 2016

Conspiracy theorist Jones hemmed and hawed Sunday, June 18, when pressed repeatedly by Megyn Kelly to admit he was wrong to call the massacre at Newton, Conn., a hoax. (Tamir Kalifa/Austin American-Statesman via AP, File) It’s hardly shocking that an extensive study of which news sites both Donald Trump and Hillary

New York Times Identifies the Real Threat to Guam and It Isn’t North Korean Nukes

Guam has been in the news a lot mostly because North Korea has threatened to nuke it if the mood strikes them. But, according to the New York Times, Guam has real issues bigger than tipping over from the weight of troops stationed there or being flattened by North Korean

NY Times warns Guam of grave threat (no, not THAT one)

**Written by Doug Powers Liberal Mainstream Media rule #1 this month: Never stop trying to boost Al Gore’s box office, no matter what the situation. The New York Times showed ’em all how it’s done: Here’s how to turn that looming apocalypse frown upside-down: The island of Guam made rare headlines this week

Texas’ Campus Carry Law Just Got Better

It’s been one year since Texas became a campus carry state…well, sort of. On August 1, 2016, Senate Bill 11 went into effect, allowing ccw permit holders to carry their weapons onto public universities, including classrooms and dorms. However, the bill only applied to 4-year colleges. Community, or junior, colleges could

Far-Fetched Suit to Block Concealed Carry On Texas Campuses Gets Tossed Out

It is a measure of how entitled many college professors think themselves that a group of professors at the University of Texas at Austin (UT) felt so annoyed that the state legislature ignored their protests and feelings that they filed a lawsuit against a law. The law in question allows

Label drops Austin band Dream Machine over comments on immigration, feminism

Matt Jones of Castle Face Records, announced via Facebook today that the label he co-founded with John Dwyer of Thee Oh Sees is discontinuing its relationship with the loosely Austin-based band Dream Machine following comments made by the band’s core duo Matthew and Doris Melton in an interview with the

16-Year-Old Armed Robber Shot, Killed in Chicago

The reality of Chicago’s gun problem just keeps getting more vivid. According to a statement from Oak Park police, a 16-year-old boy was shot and killed by a concealed carry permit holder this weekend. The suspect was armed when he approached a man in a bank parking lot near Madison Street and

The Modern Colosseum

YouTube reality stars DaddyOFive have had two of their children taken away by Child Protective Services and given into the custody of their biological mom for publicly abusing their children. The thousands of YouTube voyeurs, aka viewers and commenters, will continue on their merry way. These fans watched video after video of the

Armed Robber Gets Checked by Concealed Carrying Hotel Staff

With more than 15 million Americans licensed to carry concealed firearms, you’d think armed robbers would be prepared to have their fire met with fire. But sadly, many still don’t think they’ll be challenged. Such was the case for this poor schmuck from Weston, WV, who thought he could just stroll

NY University Placed On Lockdown Because Of A Hot Glue Gun

Monday evening, Colgate University, located in Hamilton, New York, went on lockdown for four hours. Police had received reports of a gunman on the college campus. The reports turned out to be false. The threat was actually a student…using a hot glue gun. Yes, you read that right. A hot glue gun. The

Bill Nye Was For Gender Before He Was Against It [video]

Bill Nye is going to save the world. At least that’s what his new Netflix show wants us to believe. One of the things Nye is going to save the world from is that nasty, destructive belief that male and female are not interchangeable and that only women have vaginas and

‘Performance Artist’ Alex Jones Loses Primary Custody of his Children

I guess the jury didn’t buy the story about Alex Jones only being a performance artist and his lunatic conspiracy theorist persona only being a character he plays. That was the defense they mounted in the dispute with his ex-wife over the custody of their three children. He lost. Conspiracy theorist and