The Western Journal Real Stories. Real People. Fri, 06 Dec 2019 02:00:38 -0700 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.3 /wp-content/uploads/2017/11/android-chrome-192x192-150x150-1.jpg The Western Journal 32 32 Not Even Nadler Could Keep His Eyes Open During Dud of an Impeachment Hearing /not-even-nadler-keep-eyes-open-dud-impeachment-hearing/ Fri, 06 Dec 2019 00:08:16 +0000 /?p=2041453 Wednesday’s impeachment hearing was nothing new. Witnesses invited by House Democrats parroted the same old tired thing we’ve heard from the left since 2015: Orange Man bad. The hearing was such a dud that House Judiciary Committee Chairman Rep. Jerrold Nadler of New York appeared to have trouble keeping his eyes open during the less-than-riveting…

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‘Gilligan’s Island’ Actress Tina Louise Says Faith-Based Film Is Full of ‘Encouragement’ /gilligans-island-actress-tina-louise-says-faith-based-film-full-encouragement/ Fri, 06 Dec 2019 00:02:18 +0000 /?p=2041432 The familiar face of Ginger Grant is back, this time with actress Tina Louise starring in a slightly less glamorous but more nurturing role alongside Stephen Baldwin and Burt Young in a film about family inspired by a true story. In “Tapestry,” which was originally released in January 2019, Tina Louise plays the ailing mother…

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Watch Biden Explode on Iowa Voter, Challenge Him To Push-Up Contest & IQ Test, Call Him ‘Damn Liar’ /watch-biden-explode-iowa-voter-challenge-push-contest-iq-test-call-damn-liar/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 23:51:48 +0000 /?p=2041518 While former Vice President Joe Biden is well known for his absurd antics and gaffes, he also is known for showing flashes of quick temper at times — and one sure-fire way to provoke that temper is to ask him questions about the alleged bad behavior and corrupt dealings of his son Hunter. That is…

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George Conway Attacks Melania for Defending Her Son Against Public Mockery /george-conway-attacks-melania-defending-son-public-mockery/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 22:59:38 +0000 /?p=2041601 George Conway’s got to pick his battles better. It’s bad enough that the husband of White House counselor Kellyanne Conway has a dislike for President Donald Trump, which he feels strongly enough about that it becomes a national story. But his latest outburst — taking aim at first lady Melania Trump because she didn’t like…

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Charity That Chick-fil-A Now Funds Has Hosted Drag Queen Story Hour for Children, According to Group’s Own Site /charity-chick-fil-now-funds-hosted-drag-queen-story-hour-children-according-groups-site/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 21:39:45 +0000 /?p=2041414 Christians who have patronized fast-food giant Chick-fil-A will likely be disappointed again now that it can be confirmed the restaurant chain is planning on giving millions of dollars to organizations blatantly in favor of LGBT causes. In a Nov. 18 news release, the Chick-fil-A Foundation announced that starting in 2020 it will be donating several…

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Mike Huckabee: Democrats, Media Ignoring Trump’s Successes /mike-huckabee-democrats-media-ignoring-trumps-successes/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 21:07:02 +0000 /?p=2041314 While our intellectual superiors in political and media circles were chasing their impeachment fantasies, a few things were happening that they didn’t notice and barely reported on. They’re kind of important, so I’ll share them with you: Despite the dismissive harrumphing of NeverTrumpers that the president was a bellicose fool who was all wrong about…

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Man Drives ‘Dog’ to Safety After Hitting It with Car, Then Realizes It’s a Coyote /man-drives-dog-safety-hitting-car-realizes-coyote/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 21:06:28 +0000 /?p=2041225 Despite the seemingly obvious difference, people routinely mistake coyotes for dogs, both when they’re pups and adults. It’s happened more than once before, and it will likely happen again in the future, so Eli Boroditsky is in good company after his mix-up on Nov. 27. Boroditsky is a gentleman with a kind heart. He was…

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Internet Obsessed with This Cat Who Sounds Like He’s Saying ‘Well, Hi’ in a Southern Accent /internet-obsessed-cat-sounds-like-saying-hi-southern-accent/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 21:03:53 +0000 /?p=2041324 Both pet owners and parents of small children have a special connection with their charges that allows them to understand the intent behind even the most garbled phrases. Until children learn to enunciate clearly, it usually takes mom, dad or a savvy sibling to translate. Animals, of course, don’t speak quite the same way, though…

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House Minority Leader McCarthy Fires Back at Pelosi After ‘I Don’t Hate Trump’ Rant /house-minority-leader-mccarthy-fires-back-pelosi-dont-hate-trump-rant/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 20:57:27 +0000 /?p=2041423 Kevin McCarthy isn’t buying what Nancy Pelosi is selling. Along with the rest of the country, he’s got plenty of reasons he shouldn’t. While fielding questions from reporters Thursday, the House minority leader was asked about Pelosi’s news conference earlier in the day where she heatedly denied feeling “hate” for President Donald Trump and claimed…

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Chick-fil-A Responds After Controversial 2017 Donation to SPLC Exposed /chick-fil-responds-controversial-2017-donation-splc-exposed/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 20:45:43 +0000 /?p=2041304 Chick-fil-A sought to distance itself from a $2,500 donation the company’s charity arm made to the liberal Southern Poverty Law Center in 2017, saying the gift originated with a “volunteer member of the Chick-fil-A Foundation Advisory Board.” Last week, Townhall reported that Chick-fil-A gave $2,500 to the SPLC in 2017, based on an IRS 990…

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Citizens Literally Disband Town To Get Relief from Oppressive Taxes /citizens-literally-disband-town-get-relief-oppressive-taxes/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 20:32:36 +0000 /?p=2040994 As Benjamin Franklin, the oldest and arguably wisest Founding Father, once said, “In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.” According to WCPO-TV in Cincinnati, however, the people of Amelia, Ohio, believing local tax policy and leadership had begun to verge on tyrannical in recent years, took drastic action last month to evade…

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Pelosi on Impeaching Trump: ‘This Has Absolutely Nothing To Do with Politics’ /pelosi-impeaching-trump-absolutely-nothing-politics/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 20:14:48 +0000 /?p=2041033 House Speaker Nancy Pelosi claimed at a news conference on Thursday the Democrats’ push to impeach President Donald Trump “has absolutely nothing to do with politics.” Given the Democrats and their allies — despite years of seeking to unearth criminal activity or other wrongdoing by the president — have come up empty, Pelosi’s pronouncement rings…

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Comparison of Pelosi to Jesus Shows Just How Delusional the Left Has Become /comparison-pelosi-jesus-shows-just-delusional-left-become/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 19:58:40 +0000 /?p=2041270 House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s Thursday push urging House Democrats to begin drawing up articles of impeachment has made her even more of a hero to some on the left. Now, one leftist is even comparing her to Jesus Christ. Time opinion contributor and failed Democratic congressional candidate Christopher Hale posted a tweet Thursday comparing the…

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Toddler Dies Tragically After Running Back into Flames To Find Puppy /toddler-dies-tragically-running-back-flames-find-puppy/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 19:32:31 +0000 /?p=2041157 An Arkansas family is mourning the death of 23-month-old Loki Sharp, who died after running into his family’s burning home to save his puppy. Loki’s parents, Deshay Wilson and Kurtis Sharp, are grieving over the loss of their little boy, who they described as spunky and fun-loving. When a fire broke out their Gentry, Arkansas,…

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Magician Criss Angel Says His 5-Year-Old Son’s Cancer Is Back /magician-criss-angel-says-5-year-old-sons-cancer-back/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 19:19:16 +0000 /?p=2041062 "I’ve never doubted that God gives his toughest battles to his bravest soldiers."

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Kellyanne Conway Slams Impeachment Witness for ‘Looking Down on Half of America’ /kellyanne-conway-slams-impeachment-witness-looking-half-america/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 19:15:48 +0000 /?p=2041061 Kellyanne Conway criticized star Democratic impeachment witness Pamela Karlan for “looking down on half of America” during an appearance Thursday on “Fox & Friends.” “She thinks that you are less than her, and I’ve had it,” Conway said, accusing Karlan of “look[ing] her nose down” at blue-collar American workers. “Who the hell are you lady,…

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Found Footage: Dems’ ‘Expert Witness’ Admits Deep-Seated Hatred of Trump /found-footage-dems-expert-witness-admits-deep-seated-hatred-trump/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 19:05:21 +0000 /?p=2041078 One of the Democrats’ so-called expert witnesses disliked President Donald Trump long before the Ukraine phone call that is now the subject of the impeachment inquiry against him. Rediscovered footage shows Stanford Law School professor Pamela Karlan at the 2017 American Constitution Society National Convention explaining just how far her hatred of Trump goes. Karlan…

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Pelosi Brags of ‘Heart Full of Love,’ Then Warns Reporter Not To Mess with Her /pelosi-brags-heart-full-love-warns-reporter-not-mess/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 18:56:02 +0000 /?p=2041170 She was so mad, she was almost spitting. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday turned a straightforward question about her feelings for President Donald Trump into a tour de force of hypocritical rage toward Fox News correspondent James Rosen. The moment came when Pelosi was ending a Capitol Hill news conference and Rosen asked, “Do…

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LeBron James Under Fire for Horribly Blatant Travel, Walking onto Court with No Shoes: ‘Disrespect’ /lebron-james-fire-horribly-blatant-travel-walking-onto-court-no-shoes-disrespect/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 18:45:47 +0000 /?p=2041108 Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James is under fire for a pair of incidents that occurred during his team’s win over the Utah Jazz on Wednesday. James scored 20 points to go along with 12 assists in the 121-96 victory, though his solid performance was arguably overshadowed by a pair of controversies. The first took…

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Iowa Felon Voting Database Riddled with Errors, Includes Police and Omits Meth Dealer /ap-iowas-felon-list-includes-police-force-omits-drug-dealer/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 18:40:48 +0000 /ap-iowas-felon-list-includes-police-force-omits-drug-dealer/ A man convicted of delivering meth two decades ago should have been added to Iowa’s database of felons banned from voting, but an embarrassing clerical error instead listed the police force that busted him. The inclusion of the Des Moines Police Department among the names of murderers, drug dealers and other disenfranchised criminals is just…

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Secret Santa Surprises Adoptive Dad Who Fought Cancer with Christmas Miracle: $50K /secret-santa-surprises-adoptive-dad-fought-cancer-christmas-miracle-50k/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 17:59:10 +0000 /?p=2040937 “I almost died a few times, it was pretty scary."

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Panicking Man Reportedly Tries To Open Emergency Door Mid-Flight, Is Calmed by Boxer’s Brother /panicking-man-reportedly-tries-open-emergency-door-mid-flight-calmed-boxers-brother/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 17:43:56 +0000 /?p=2040067 A man having a panic attack attempted to open the emergency door of a plane flying from London to Saudi Arabia on Monday night before he was stopped by other passengers, one of whom was Dean Whyte, the brother of professional British boxer Dillian Whyte. According to The Guardian, British Airways flight 263 from Heathrow…

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Hillary Struck with Coughing Fit After Not Ruling Out 2020 Run /hillary-struck-coughing-fit-not-ruling-2020-run/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 17:05:51 +0000 /?p=2040835 If the rumors are true and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is about to make one more run for the presidency, she will undoubtedly have her health to contend with once again on the campaign trail. Amid much speculation as to the two-time failed candidate’s current political intentions, numerous statements from close former aides…

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Groom Hailed as Hero After Giving Up His Life To Save Others from Gunman /groom-hailed-hero-giving-life-save-others-gunman/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 16:30:33 +0000 /?p=2040389 The bachelor party turned deadly when an unidentified man inside Jake’s Pub in Indianapolis pulled out a gun.

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Joe Biden Already Refusing To Testify in Potential Impeachment Trial, Doesn’t Want To Be a Distraction /joe-biden-already-refusing-testify-potential-impeachment-trial-doesnt-want-distraction/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 16:30:32 +0000 /?p=2040953 Funny how Democratic minds work. After House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s announcement Thursday that the House had “no choice’ but to proceed with articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, the possibility that the Senate would be trying a case against the president might have become a virtual certainty. But one thing that isn’t certain at…

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New Study Finds Concerning Spike in Cellphone-Related Facial Injuries /ap-phone-cheek-spike-seen-cellphone-linked-face-injuries/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 16:19:51 +0000 /ap-phone-in-cheek-spike-seen-in-cellphone-linked-face-injuries/ Add facial cuts, bruises and fractures to the risks from cellphones and carelessly using them. That’s according to a study published Thursday that found a spike in U.S. emergency room treatment for these mostly minor injuries. The research was led by a facial plastic surgeon whose patients include a woman who broke her nose when…

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Trump Blasts Schiff as ‘Deranged Human Being,’ ‘Maniac,’ and ‘Very Sick Man’ /trump-blasts-schiff-deranged-human-maniac-sick-man/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 16:18:10 +0000 /?p=2040844 Donald Trump and Adam Schiff aren’t the best of friends, and that enmity intensified after the House Intelligence Committee chairman’s recent impersonation of the president. Trump’s response is generally to up the ante, and he certainly did so during a news conference at the NATO summit near London on Tuesday. The president unloaded on Schiff,…

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Cracking Up /cracking/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 15:55:19 +0000 /?p=2040936 For more A.F. Branco cartoons, go to WesternJournal.com/opinion/cartoons.

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Father of the Year Hunter Biden Must Now Give Burisma Financials to Court /father-year-hunter-biden-must-now-give-burisma-financials-court/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 15:50:34 +0000 /?p=2040648 Normally, the Democratic presidential frontrunner would be celebrating like mad if the incumbent president was potentially facing impeachment. In Joe Biden’s case, I’d imagine the whole matter has brought him to ordering Pepto-Bismol by the case and sucking it down as if it were Diet Coke. Almost the whole investigation — as you’re no doubt…

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US ‘Ninja’ Missile Slices Through Van, Turns Jihadis into Mincemeat /us-ninja-missile-slices-van-turns-jihadis-mincemeat/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 15:33:32 +0000 /?p=2040719 I don’t care what age you are. If you’re the proud home of a Y chromosome, there are two things that are unassailably awesome: ninjas and missiles. If you like both of those, you’ll probably like the AGM-114R9X, a rare variant of the Hellfire missile. Unless, of course, you’re a terrorist. According to The Drive,…

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