Posted: Aug 15, 2018 5:00 PM
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The media wanted last August’s "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville to be the next "Bridge to Selma," an iconic civil rights moment honored by the entire country every year. All week, there were excited announcements of the coming anniversary this past Sunday. Assured of fawning media coverage, thousands of leftists descended on Charlottesville and
It's quite simple: Some political relatives are more equal than others.
Agenda-driven journalists love to exploit familial dysfunction when a prominent politician is conservative and his or her kinfolk espouse liberal views. When a vengeful offspring, sibling, cousin or distant relation wants to wreak havoc, instant fame and adoration are just a tweet or call away. The media schadenfreude over such bloody bloodline battles is thicker than California wildfire smoke.
By contrast, relatives who openly challenge powerful
I do not want to rain on anybody's parade, but according to data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 2018 is on pace to be the fourth hottest year on record. The bad news I am bringing has to do with a recent report and reminder to us all that, exceedingly hot weather aside, studies continue to show that health problems are more likely to occur in the summer months than other times of