Lorcan Gately and Venezia Zandrelli were lounging on the Presido’s main post lawn with their dog, Skyler. Gately is from Dublin — the one in Ireland, not the one in Alameda County. He said he already knew what it was like to celebrate being rid of the British, and while it is a noble cause for celebration, there are reasons this year to do it quietly and reflectively. … [Read more...] about Uncle Sam’s big day not quite so star-spangled
In that book, in a chapter favored by Bannon, this is how Emmerich describes hell: “All in this dreary abode tends to fill the mind with horror; not a word of comfort is heard or a consoling idea admitted; the one tremendous thought, that the justice of an all-powerful God inflicts on the damned nothing but what they have fully deserved, is the absorbing tremendous conviction which weighs down each heart.” Those poor souls in hell are notable not for their misfortune, but for their deservedness. (Coincidentally, I’m sure, Emmerich also predicts that Lucifer will be “unchained for a time fifty or sixty years before the year of Christ 2000”; Trump was born fifty-four years before, in 1946.) … [Read more...] about Steve Bannon’s Biblical Fall
The next step is the internal affairs investigation which will examine whether there were any violations of internal procedures, protocols, professional judgment or other factors that would warrant consideration of discipline or added training. This process will answer the question of whether there were aspects of the arrest that should have been handled differently. To ensure that there is an objective look at the matter, both the Police Chief and I have been proposing an outside firm to conduct the internal affairs review. Thus, this investigation will result in the answer to your question. … [Read more...] about Steve Jones Q&A: Will Joliet Rise To Its True Potential?
"It's basically the same putter with a bit more flexibility," Steve Stricker, one of Woods's closest confidants, told ESPN. "He's able to change the weights around a little bit, but the length is the difference... He's got a little more length on there, and that's just so he can practice a little bit more without back pain. That's what excites him the most is that he was able to put in a lot of time with this putter, and watching him putt, it looked exactly the same to me. He rolled the ball great." … [Read more...] about Tiger Woods voices distaste for SF Giants during first day of PGA Championship in SF
Meadows, a thorn in the side of former Speakers John BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerBottom line Cheney battle raises questions about House GOP's future Lott says lobbying firm cut ties to prevent him from taking clients MORE (R-Ohio) and Paul RyanPaul Davis RyanBudowsky: Why I back Kennedy, praise Markey Democratic super PAC quotes Reagan in anti-Trump ad set to air on Fox News: 'Are you better off?' Trump lashes out at Reagan Foundation after fundraising request MORE (R-Wis.) at points in his congressional career, is telling whoever will listen that he’s willing to make a deal. … [Read more...] about Wary GOP eyes Meadows shift from brick-thrower to dealmaker