NEAT: Sister Mary Jo Sobieck threw out the first pitch at a White Sox game. And it was a strike!
BLACK BUSINESS LIVES MATTER: In just one year under this president, the number of black-owned small businesses in the U.S. has increased by a staggering 400%.
BRENNAN’S TANTRUMS: Since having his security clearance revoked by President Trump, Obama’s CIA Director has told Rachel Maddow, “I know what the Russians did in interfering in the election. I have 100% confidence in what they did” and written in a NYTimes op-ed, “Mr. Trump’s claims of no collusion are, in a word, hogwash.”
BUT … on May 23 of last year, he said no such thing during his testimony before the House Intelligence Committee.
- Trey Gowdy asked, “Did evidence exist of collusion, coordination, conspiracy, between the Trump campaign and Russian state actors at the time you learned of 2016 efforts?”
- Brennan responded: “I don’t know whether or not such collusion … existed.”
Ooookay. Meanwhile, I’m still clueless as to why it isn’t AUTOMATIC for someone to lose their security clearance when they leave their job. I mean, they have to turn in their keys and passes and badges and stuff, right? For crying out loud, we’re talking about national security here. Would you let a former employee retain access to your company’s data?!
FORGET RUSSIA: Twitter is interfering in our free election process. A recent study by a leftist website found that Twitter has been censoring pro-Trump accounts, including those of lawmakers and candidates. Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-CA) is filing a FEC complaint against Twitter for throttling his account.
The Power of a Praying Mother
BILL MAHER SPEAKS SENSE: HBO talk-show host Bill Maher spoke out in defense of controversial right-wing host he does not like was suspended from several social media platforms. “If you’re a liberal, you’re supposed to be for free speech. That’s free speech for the speech you hate. That’s what free speech means. We’re losing the thread of the concepts that are important to this country.”
ZIIING: Minnesota Congressman and state attorney general candidate Keith Ellison bragged about his commitment to affordable health care. James Woods tweeted, “Thank God health care will be more affordable. Now when you beat up women, they’ll have better coverage.”