Republicans beware — Strong GDP growth isn’t sustainable and that’s bad news for the GOP in November

Video GDP grows 4.1 percent in second quarter FBN’s Stuart Varney says the GDP growth is a ‘big Trump win.’ The announcement Friday that America’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew at an annualized rate of 4.1 percent in the second quarter of this year was immediately seized on by President…

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The Trump Baby Blimp Is Coming To America

The unflattering depiction of Trump, with an orange complexion, snarling expression and tiny hands, caught the attention of people around the world, including an activist in New Jersey who decided the helium balloon needed to visit his state. “We agreed we need to bring Baby Trump to Bedminster,” the fundraising…

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Trump, Juncker Tout Deal Pulling Back From U.S.-EU Trade War

President Donald Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker agreed to suspend new tariffs while negotiating over trade, pulling the U.S. and Europe back from the edge of a transatlantic trade war. The leaders pledged to expand European imports of U.S. liquefied natural gas and soybeans and both vowed to…

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Astronauts Explain Why Nobody Has Visited The Moon In More Than 45 Years And The Reasons Are Depressing

Landing 12 people on the moon remains one of NASA’s greatest achievements, if not the greatest. Astronauts collected rocks, took photos, performed experiments, planted some flags, and then came home. But those week-long stays during the Apollo program didn’t establish a lasting human presence on the moon. More than 45…

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The Trump Baby Blimp Is Coming To America

The unflattering depiction of Trump, with an orange complexion, snarling expression and tiny hands, caught the attention of people around the world, including an activist in New Jersey who decided the helium balloon needed to visit his state. “We agreed we need to bring Baby Trump to Bedminster,” the fundraising…

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Where Is Your Country On This Global Ranking Of Nations’ Healthcare Systems?

Funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF), an international team of researchers have ranked the best and worst nations based on access to healthcare, and the quality of it, using a novel metric. Published in The Lancet, it reveals that the US, by far the wealthiest nation on…

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People Who Don’t Believe In Climate Change Are More Likely To Be Racist

Our planet is currently under threat from climate change. Ice sheets are melting, sea levels are rising, and species are going extinct across the globe. It’s definitely happening, it’s definitely caused by us, and 97 percent of scientists agree on this. Unfortunately, certain politicians and members of the public don’t agree,…

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DOJ employee among those heckling DHS boss Nielsen, report says

Allison Hrabar, a member of the Democratic Socialists of America who attended the protest against Nielsen over the controversial border law enforcement, was revealed to be a paralegal specialist at the DOJ.  (Twitter) One of the socialist protesters who accosted Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen on Tuesday at a Mexican…

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Christian Leaders To Jeff Sessions: The Bible Does Not Justify Separating Families

WASHINGTON ― Attorney General Jeff Sessions seems to think Jesus would love his policy of separating immigrant families at the border. Christian leaders say otherwise. “While protecting our borders is important, we can and must do better as a government, and as a society, to find other ways to ensure…

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Department of Homeland Security moves to finally rescind the International Entrepreneur Rule

After nearly a year of protest and litigation, the Department of Homeland Security finally announced late last week that it was moving ahead with plans to rescind the International Entrepreneur Rule, which would have allowed immigrant founders of startups to remain in the U.S. for up to five years. The…

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ABC cancels ‘Roseanne’ after Barr’s racist tweet

close Video ABC cancels ‘Roseanne’ after Barr’s racist tweet ABC has announced that it is canceling the reboot of ‘Roseanne’ after racist tweet made by Roseanne Barr. Just hours after Roseanne Barr posted a racist tweet about former President Obama’s aide Valerie Jarrett, her wildly popular reboot of “Roseanne” was…

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A Sinkhole Has Appeared On The White House Lawn And The Internet Is Responding Appropriately

When Trump announced plans to “drain the swamp” even we didn’t think he meant it literally. That is, until a sinkhole appeared on the White House’s North Lawn this week. Seriously, you can’t make this stuff up. Voice of America reporter Steve Herman tweeted photos of the sinkhole on Tuesday.…

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