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Week of March 12, 2017 News 

Week of March 12, 2017

Poll Finds D.C. Out of Touch With Americans On Foreign Policy, Jeremy Lott, The Federalist

There Are No Good Options For North Korea’s Belligerence, Helen Raleigh, The Federalist

Inside Uber’s Aggressive Unrestrained Culture, Mike Isaacs, NY Times

Is The Media Repeating Its Polling Mistakes With Trump? Byron York, Washington Examiner

Immigrant Privilege Drives Child Rape Epidemic, Ann Coulter, Townhall

Huma At Hilary’s Side Again Means Hilary Hasn’t Given Up Presidential Ambition, Ed Klein, Townhall

Speaker Ryan This Is Not Conservative Health Care Reform, Philip Klein, Washington Examiner

Hillary’s Comeback Plan, Ed Klein, Townhall

Common Sense Commentary: No, ‘Denial’ is not just a river in Egypt.

 

Editor’s Choice


Rush Limbaugh: Trump Fights Back, Jack Davis, Western Journalism

Why Do American Jews Want Thousands of Jew-Haters in America? Ask Europe, Dennis Prager, Townhall

Is It Time For The Jews To Leave Europe? The Atlantic

Common Sense Commentary: The Atlantic, always notoriously liberal, does not disappoint here, but there is till some good information in this article, which like the one above, exposes the rampant anti-Semitic attitude that is sweeping Europe and would likely be headed here were it not for the election of Trump. For example, “In Greece, a recent survey found that 69 percent of adults hold anti-Semitic views, and the fascists of the country’s Golden Dawn party are open in their Jew-hatred…Violence against Jews in Western Europe today, according to those who track it, appears to come mainly from Muslims, who in France, the epicenter of Europe’s Jewish crisis, outnumber Jews 10 to 1.”

If You Can’t Build A Reservoir Don’t Fantasize About Super Trains, Victor Davis Hanson, Townhall

The Obama Admin Declared War on Trump – Trump Just Responded, P.H. Guthrie, The Federalist

Top Ten Reasons I Am No Longer A Liberal, Robert Gehl/Dr. Danusha V. Goska, American Thinker

Common Sense Commentary: A nice first person explanation – by a former liberal – of why all liberals reside in the ‘Emperor with no clothes’ category.

Obama Camp’s Disingenuous Denials About Wiretapping Trump: The Evidence Is Clear, Andrew McCarthy, National Review

Common Sense Commentary: The best short explanation of why Trump’s Obama tweet is right-on and Obama and all Democrats should be running for the hills about now.


Trump’s 100 Day Contract To Make America Great Again

 

Comic Videos


NBA Player Disguised As Old Man Beats Young Bloods, Facebook

Jeff Bridges Channels ‘The Dude’ For John Goodman’s Hollywood Star, You Tube

 

Short Videos


Paul Ryan’s Entire Health Care Bill PowerPoint, CNN

The Refugee Situation Explained, Brigette Gabriel, Act For America/Facebook

Explaining The Immigrant Travel Ban: Entry To US Is Not A Right For Non-Citizens, Judge Jeanine, Fox News

US Has Not Seen Worst of Riots – Obama’s Shadow Government In Action, Lou Dobbs, Fox News

Newt Gingrich On Plausibility of Trump’s Wiretapping Charges Against Obama, Sunday Morning Futures, Fox News

Mark Levin Provides Devastating Case For Obama Administration WireTapping and Spying, Fox and Friends, Fox News

Common Sense Commentary: Above is the 5 minute short version; this is the full 12 minute clip 

 

Videos/Podcasts

Full Measure, with Sharyl Attkisson: Behind The High Cost of College and Student ‘Sugar Daddies,’ US Soldiers in Syria, Battle of the Budget, February 12, 2017

Common Sense Commentary: Atkinson is regarded by many in her field as one of the best investigative journalists in the world.

 

Common Sense Interpretation


Briefs

Understanding Ryan’s Health Care Reform Proposal, The Daily Shot, Ricochet

It’s As Easy As C-B-O, the Skimm on Trump-Care

Immigration Projected To Drive Growth, The Transom, Ben Domenech

Gutting Dodd-Frank Is Tough, Republicans Focus Elsewhere, The Transom, Ben Domenech

China Is Not The Problem, Germany Is, The Transom, Ben Domenech

This Is What You Get For Shutting Off Your Phone This Weekend: Trump Tweets ‘Obama Spied On Me’, The Daily Shot, Ricochet

With The Election of Donald Trump Anything Is Possible, Michael Brown, Townhall

Articles

Finance Is A Bridge To Our Future Selves: Brazil As A Case Study, Mark A. Calabria, Cato Institute

Understanding The Fight To Confirm The Next Supreme Court Justice, Bob Eschliman, Charisma

2017 Annual Forecast, Stratfor

The Trump Way: How His Strategy Neutralizes Russia, Iran, and the PLO – and Helps Israel, Caroline Glick, Breaking Israel News; Also see, The Moral Supremacy of Marco Rubio and Others relative to Putin, Pat Buchanan, Townhall

 

More Common Sense


ProphecySee Common Sense Prophecy for multiple predictions – up to 11 years prior to events – that Trump would become U.S. President

Culture: Why Are The Millennials Protesting? Michael Brown, Townhall

Money: The Reasons For Owning Gold Are As Strong As Ever, Oliver Garrett, Forbes; Gold To Jump $200 By End of 2017, Spriha Srivastava, CNBC; Here’s What Could Drive Gold Higher in 2017, Kim Iskyan, Business Insider; Business Manager Embezzles $5 Million From Alanis Morrisette, Joseph Serna, LA Times; Also, see here for more information;

Sports: Laugh All You Want: Tim Tebow Proves Anything’s Possible, Bill Speros, Bleacher Report; Tim Tebow Baseball Journey Hits Met’s Spring Training, espn; The Arrogant Thinking Of Liberal Sports Writers, Michael Brendan Dougherty, The Week

Music: Joy Villas Billboard Top 12 Album: A Victory For Conservatives, David Gasten, American Conservative; Journey Songwriter Of ‘Don’t Stop Believing’ – and Husband of Paula White – Now Believes, Amber C. Strong, CBN/Charisma

Movies: Movies Aren’t What They Used To Be, Mike Huckabee; ‘Skull Island’ May Be The Worst King Kong Film Yet, John Ehrett, The Federalist; ‘Love Actually’ Short Sequel To Air This Spring, Mashable; We Heartily Recommend…Logan, The Daily Shot, Ricochet

TV: Megyn Kelly Wants To Be The Next Oprah, Greer/Smith, Page Six; ‘Bloodline’ On Netflix Exposes The Tortures of Family Secrets, Seaborn Hall, The Federalist, Note: Season 3 of Bloodline is set to return on Netflix sometime in 2017, though a release date has not been announced.

Books: The Greatest Books Of All Time – As Decided By Famous Authors, Maria Popova, brainpickings; Killing the Rising Sun, Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard, Common Sense Commentary: A must read for every American. Will change your view on World War II and Hiroshima. WW II Japan was the ISIS of its era.

Quotes of the Month:

“Any man can make mistakes, but only a fool persists in his error.” — Cicero

“No one is useless in this world who lightens the burden of it to anyone else.” — Charles Dickens

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