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New Zealand University Honors Trans Weightlifter Who Bombed at Olympics

The University of Otago in New Zealand has given its "Sportswoman of the Year" award to Laurel Hubbard, a biological male who competed in the Tokyo Olympics as a female competitor, the Western Journal reported. At 6-feet, 1-inch and weighing 300 pounds, Hubbard failed to execute a single lift in...

DON LEMON: There Should Be ‘Consequences’ for Posting Opinions on Facebook

CNN host Don Lemon suggested on Tuesday that people should be punished for expressing their opinions on social media, Fox News reported. According to Lemon, all opinions must be true, and therefore should be grounded in the right facts. "It should be true … You can have opinions based in fact....

Minnesota Middle School Eliminates ‘F’ Grades to Fight Racism

(Mark Pellin, Headline USA) In a new twist to the old leftist dictum that all event participants, regardless of merit, deserve a shiny medal, a Minnesota middle school has decided that all students, regardless of actual academic achievement, deserve a passing grade: to fight systemic racism, of course. Sunrise Park...

Woke NYC Libraries to End Late Fees in Push for ‘Equity’

(Headline USA) New York City's public libraries will no longer charge late fees and will waive existing fines for overdue books and other materials, city officials announced Tuesday. Late fees had already been suspended since March 2020 because of the coronavirus pandemic and will now be permanently eliminated, elected officials...

‘Let’s Go Brandon’ Goes Viral After Media Mishears Anti-Biden Chants

Editor's note: Videos contain profanity. Since the start of college football season, voters in predominantly red states across the South and Midwest have been vocal about their disappointment in first-term Democratic President Joe Biden’s job performance---a phenomenon that media corporations have struggled to report on accurately.  As was the case four...

Wyo. Librarians Face Charges for Obscenity in Kids’ Section

Public library employees in a conservative Wyoming city are facing possible prosecution after angry local residents complained to police that books featuring material about sex, LGBTQ issues and how to have a baby were obscene and didn't belong in sections for children and teenagers. For weeks, Campbell County Public Library...

Could Instagram’s Teen-Girl Scandal Help Usher Facebook’s Downfall?

Nineteen-year-old Gigi Painter hopes Facebook’s planned “Instagram Kids” never becomes a reality. Growing up in a small Ohio town, Painter said she and most of her friends created Instagram accounts by lying about their ages years before they turned 13. She recalls constant pressure to post good photos that would garner...

Nigerian Pres. Forces Twitter to Agree to Its Terms Before Lifting Ban

(Headline USA) Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari says he has directed the lifting of the ban on Twitter’s operations in Nigeria but only if certain conditions are met including Twitter’s “positive” use and registration in the West African nation. Buhari told the country of more than 200 million people in an...

Nat’l School Board Group Asks Biden for Help w/ Angry Parents

(Headline USA) A group representing school board members around the country asked President Joe Biden on Thursday for federal assistance to investigate and stop "threats" made over policies including mask mandates, likening alleged vitriol to a form of domestic terrorism. Parents and community members have been disrupting meetings and threatening board...

Facebook Exec Rebuts Own Researchers’ Findings About Teens on Instagram

(Associated Press) Facing outrage over its handling of internal research on harm to teens from Instagram, a Facebook executive is telling Congress that the company is working to protect young people on its platforms. And she disputes the way a recent newspaper story describes what the research shows. “We have put in...

Breakthrough COVID Cases of ‘Fully Vaccinated’ Cast Shut Down Broadway’s ‘Aladdin’

(Headline USA) The hit Broadway show “Aladdin” was canceled Wednesday night when breakthrough COVID-19 cases were reported within the musical's company, a day after the show reopened following some 18 months of being shuttered due to the pandemic. Important information regarding tonight's performance. pic.twitter.com/zVHzgHuuSi — Aladdin the Musical (@aladdin) September 29, 2021 It...

Five-Time Olympic Medalist Pleads Guilty to Storming Capitol on Jan. 6

(Headline USA) Five-time Olympic swimming medalist Klete Keller pleaded guilty Wednesday to a felony "obstruction" charge for participating in the Jan. 6 pro-Trump revolt at the U.S. Capitol and faces 21 to 27 months in prison. Keller acknowledged in court records that he tried to obstruct Congress’ certification of the...

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