Monthly Archives: December 2017

Cleveland Browns become 2nd team in NFL history to finish season 0-16

The Cleveland Browns ended its 2017 season Sunday with an embarrassing statistic to its name, becoming just the second team in NFL history to finish 0-16.

Drunk man found with weapons cache on Houston Hyatt Regency’s top floor before New Year’s Eve celebration, police say

A Houston man was arrested on multiple charges after police found a stash of guns including an AR-15 in his room early Sunday at the top of the Hyatt Regency ahead of the downtown hotel’s massive New Year’s Eve celebration, authorities said.

Iranian president Rouhani breaks silence, blasts Trump as protests grow

Fox News, by Greg Norman Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- Sun, 31 19 2017 08:19:23 GMT Iranian leader Hassan Rouhani broke his silence Sunday on the widespread protests in the Islamic Republic while blasting President Donald Trump for his tweets on the unrest. Rouhani said in a speech Sunday night ” his first since the protests began Thursday ” that people have the right to demonstrate, but those demonstrations should not make the public “feel concerned about their lives and security.” The Iranian president also criticized Trump over his tweets on the protests, saying he “has forgotten that he had called Iranian people “terrorists´ a few months ago,” the Associated Press reported. Trump had weighed in earlier

Trump criticized for ´profiting from public office´ as tickets to his ´very glam´ Mar’a’Lago New Year´s Eve party’which he and Melania will be attending’sell for $750 each

Daily Mail (UK), by Emily Crane Posted By: JoniTx- Sun, 31 30 2017 08:30:46 GMT Tickets to the annual New Year´s Eve party at President Donald Trump´s Mar’a’Lago estate in Florida are selling for $750 each. The ticket price, which has jumped from last year, has prompted criticism against Trump with some accusing him of profiting from public office with the ´very glam´ New Year´s Eve event. Trump has attended the party at his Mar’a’Lago private club for the past two decades, but Sunday night´s festivities will be his first as President. (Photo)The President´s supporters and members of his private club say the increased security measures and pricier tickets will be worth it. ´It´s a

Virginia Dem: GOP Government ´Dangerous to All Living Creatures,´ Especially Federal Workers

PJ Media, by Nicholas Ballasy Posted By: JoniTx- Sun, 31 39 2017 08:39:31 GMT WASHINGTON – Rep. Gerry Connolly (D’Va.) urged Congress before the holiday break to protect federal workers in the event of a government shutdown, adding that a “united” federal government under Republican leadership is “dangerous to all living creatures.” “They’ve already been asked to sacrifice in a way no other group in America has been asked to sacrifice, contributing well over $200 billion to deficit reduction,” he said on a conference call Dec. 20 with American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) National President David Cox Sr. Congress passed a short’term continuing resolution before Christmas to keep the government open through Jan.

UK NHS Patient Asks for Female Nurse for Cervical Smear, Gets Tattooed Trans Man With Stubble

Breitbart London, by Jack Montgomery Posted By: JoniTx- Sun, 31 19 2017 09:19:12 GMT A woman who requested a female nurse for an intimate procedure was given an “obviously male” member of staff with stubble and tattoos, who claimed to be a transsexual. The National Health Service (NHS) patient said she was “embarrassed and distressed” when summoned by a nurse with “an obviously male appearance … close’cropped hair, a male facial appearance and voice, large number of tattoos and facial stubble” to carry out a cervical smear, The Times reports. When she pointed out what she thought was a mistake, the nurse told her off: “My gender is not male. I’m a transsexual.” Speaking

Sen. Lindsey Graham predicts 2018 will be a year of ´extreme danger´ pointing to the problematic countries of North Korea and Iran

Daily Mail [UK], by Nikki Schwab & Staff Posted By: Attercliffe- Sun, 31 32 2017 09:32:01 GMT Sen. Lindsey Graham was a bit doom’and’gloom during his appearance on Face the Nation Sunday, suggesting that 2018 will be a year of ´opportunity and extreme danger.´ ´We´ve got a chance to deliver fatal blows to bad actors in 2018, but if we blink, God help us all,´ Graham warned. The South Carolina Republican was mainly worried about Iran and North Korea. With protesters hitting the streets in Iran, Graham suggested President Trump should do the ´exact opposite´ of what President Obama did. ´Obama said, I don´t want to get involved, I don´t want to mess up the chance of a deal with

Weak 17: A Frozen Wasteland of Empty Seats on the Final Week of the NFL Year

For sixteen weeks fewer fans than ever have turned out to attend football games in person at stadiums across the nation, but this week the NFL finally has a reason for a lot of empty seats.