Colin Kaepernick reaches a settlement with the NFL over alleged blackballing for anthem protests

Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick and current Carolina Panthers defensive back Eric Reid have reached a settlement with the NFL in their grievances claiming they were blackballed for protesting during the national anthem, CNBC reported.The two p…

‘The Hill’ Op-Ed Compares Pro-Life Movement to ‘Anti-Vaxxers’

In what world are vaccines comparable to abortions? Vaccines save lives, prevent horrible diseases and are recommended for everyone, while abortions take lives, cause horrible pain and are supposed to not be wanted by anyone. Only to an extreme, pro-ab…

Judge issues modified gag order for trial of Trump ally Roger Stone — but he can still talk

A federal judge has issued a modified gag order for parties involved in the trial of longtime Trump ally Roger Stone, who stands accused of seven charges brought by special counsel Robert Mueller.The attorneys on both sides are no longer allowed to sp…

Amazon Subsidies Were Uneconomical, Un-American, & Unconstitutional

Authored by Luigi Zingales via ProMarket.org,

As soon as Amazon announced the location of its new headquarters, an intense media battle started on the rationality of the fiscal subsidies offered by the two chosen states to attract the new headquarters…

BEST OF THE WEB: Leftist hysteria continues: French schools to change ‘mother & father’ to ‘parent 1 and 2’ under new law

French schools are set to replace the words ‘mother’ and ‘father’ with ‘Parent 1’ and ‘Parent 2’ following an amendment to a law which passed through French Parliament this week. Comment: You have GOT to be kidding. The new naming convention is ostensi…

SOTT FOCUS: SOTT Earth Changes Summary – January 2019: Extreme Weather, Planetary Upheaval, Meteor Fireballs

The solar minimum is taking its toll… and it’s just the beginning. Among the worrying phenomena are record low temperatures as well as increased volcanic and seismic activity. After months of copious precipitation and record breaking floods around th…

AWESOME MOMENT | President Crushes Jim Acosta At Rose Garden Presser – With Help From Angel Moms…

The best clip from today’s presser…

Trump repeatedly interrupts Jim Acosta during news conference, accuses him of having an agenda and being ‘fake news’

President Donald Trump talked over CNN chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta in a heated exchange during a news conference Friday at the White House. Acosta accused the president of fabricating a crisis on the border in order to declare a nationa…

FOIA Docs Reveal Obama FBI Covered Up “Chart” Of Potential Hillary Clinton Crimes

The top brass of the Obama FBI went to great lengths to justify their decision not to recommend charges against former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for mishandling classified information, according to Judicial Watch, which obtained evidence that …

“Sanctions from hell” bill against Russia may curb Trump, but won’t help US rule the world

Even as the ‘Russiagate’ probe crumbled in the US Senate, five senators resurrected a ‘sanctions bill from hell’ against Russia. What are the prospects of it passing, and does it even need to in order to achieve its objective? The “Defending American S…

Modi warns Pakistan of harsh response to Kashmir suicide attack

India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi warned Pakistan on Friday to expect a strong response to a suicide attack that killed 44 paramilitary policemen in Kashmir, ratcheting up tension between the nuclear-armed neighbors. The car bomb attack on a securit…

Friday Squid Blogging: Sharp-Eared Enope Squid

Beautiful photo of a three-inch-long squid. As usual, you can also use this squid post to talk about the security stories in the news that I haven’t covered. Read my blog posting guidelines here….

Trump boasts he saved 3 million people in Syria as he makes bid for Nobel Peace Prize

U.S. President Donald Trump made a bid for the Nobel Peace Prize during a speech at the White House on Friday.
“They gave it to Obama. He didn’t even know what he got it for. He was there for about 15 seconds and he got the Nobel Prize. He said, ‘Oh, w…

High-ranking Ukrainian official suspected in killing of anti-corruption activist – Update – Vladyslav Manher arrested

The head of Ukraine’s Kherson regional parliament is suspected of organizing the killing of anticorruption activist Kateryna Handzyuk last year, prosecutors say. Prosecutor-General Yuriy Lutsenko wrote on Facebook on February 11 that Vladyslav Manher h…

Fake news front group “NewsGuard” exposed as a massive protection racket to promote fake narratives from official sources while censoring indy media

In a new partnership with Microsoft, NewsGuard will be installed automatically with Microsoft’s web browser, Edge. And according to reports, NewsGuard wants to see its “technology” applied to every device sold in the United States. Mass censorship is o…

Retail Apocalypse and Carmageddon Continue to Pick up Speed as Predicted Here

We now know that the Retail Apocalypse took another trip downhill during the all-important holiday season. December reports show retail sales declined more in one month than they have since … the Great Recession. Notice what a common refrain that compa…

California Nightmare: Over Half Of Golden State Residents Wish They Could Leave

Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog,

This just shows what can happen when you let crazy people run a state for several decades…

In the 1960s and 1970s, the possibility of moving to the west coast was “the California dream” f…

BBC producer makes fascinating discovery: Footage of alleged gas attack in Syria’s Douma was staged (No sh*t, Sherlock)

Riam Dalati, a BBC Syria producer, has said that the footage of people being treated after an alleged chemical weapons attack in the Syrian city of Douma was staged. Dalati wrote on Twitter on Wednesday that the issue had been investigated for six mont…

BBC producer says footage of alleged gas attack victims in Syria’s Douma were staged

Riam Dalati, a BBC Syria producer, has said that the footage of people being treated after an alleged chemical weapons attack in the Syrian city of Douma was staged. Dalati wrote on Twitter on Wednesday that the issue had been investigated for six mont…

Russian trolls blamed for spreading anti-vaccination propaganda

The same Russian social media trolls accused of meddling in the 2016 US election may be to blame for the deadly measles outbreak across Europe last year, according to a new report. Comment: Oh dear lord… Scientists believe the St. Petersburg troll fa…

FLASHBACK: The case for plate tectonics, intelligent design – and how to think about minority science views

The idea that continents drift is now taken for granted, but it wasn’t always. In fact, when the theory was proposed by Alfred Wegener in 1912, it was mocked, until decades later after Wegener had already died, when the theory was ultimately accepted. …

Alabama Moves toward Constitutional Carry in 2019

In 2014, Alabama clarified and strengthened the state constitution’s provision protecting the right to keep and bear arms. The amendment passed with 72% of the vote. — Senator Gerald Allen (R-Tuscaloosa) is working to translate the promise of the stat…

Judge orders state of California to pay $399K to pro-life pregnancy centers

A judge ordered the state of California to pay $399,000 to three pro-life pregnancy centers and lawyers after a district court declared the Freedom, Accountability, Comprehensive Care, and Transparency Act unconstitutional, The Christian Post reported…

MSNBC: Dems Can Exploit Military Deaths to Slam Trump’s Emergency Declaration

Minutes after President Trump declared a national emergency at the U.S. southern border on Friday, MSNBC congressional correspondent Garrett Haake touted Democrats scrambling to release “statements and tweets about how ridiculous they found that …