Terence P. Jeffrey is editor-in-chief of the conservative US Internet news service CNSNews.com, a position he assumed in September 2007. He became Editor of Human Events, a national conservative weekly in the United States, in 1996.
The 49ers playing the Cleveland Browns at Kezar Stadium, Aug. 19. 1956. (Getty Images/Hy Peskin)
Father Bill McGuire was sitting in the upper level of the press box at Kezar Stadium watching his hometown team play the Chicago Bears.
Things were not going well.
The 49ers fumbled the opening kickoff, and the Bears swiftly scored. Less than two minutes into the game, the Niners were down 7-0.
Chicago then forced a punt and scored again. Now, it was 14-0.
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's understanding of the constitutional authority of the president when it comes to using military force seems to depend on the party affiliation of the president in question.
Pelosi supported former President Barack Obama — a Democrat — using military force against the Libyan regime of Moammar Gadhafi without prior congressional authorization.
But she opposed President Donald Trump — a Republican — using military force in Iraq to kill the leaders of
Saints Peter and Paul Church (Getty Images/Justin Sullivan)
"Why isn't it moving?"
"Are you sure?"
"Oh, my G—!"
That was not a prayer — however much one was needed.
The scene, as I recall, unfolded on a Friday night in the late 1980s.
We had started the evening with pesto and shrimp at a great Sicilian restaurant in San Francisco's North Beach.
Our group included my wife and me, one of my brothers, one of my sisters and several friends.
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer speaking on the Senate floor during impeachment proceedings, Jan. 22, 2020. (Screen Capture)
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D.-N.Y.) apparently wanted Americans to know about a pair of socks he owns—which he thought they might find amusing.
So, on Dec. 14, he sent out a tweet. It featured a photo of him with New York Attorney General Tish James.
In the photo, Schumer is grasping James’ left shoulder with his left hand to