Tom Schroeder

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News Flash: Biological Sex Is Fixed

Last Thursday’s USA Today featured this headline: “Gender stereotypes are destroying girls, and they’re killing boys.” Written by Alia E. Dastagir of …

Democrats to Host Open Forum With Possible Candidates

The 8th Congressional District Democratic Party is partnering up with the Moore County Democrats to host a town-hall style meeting in Carthage on …

Democratic Party

New SP Elementary School Hits Approval Snag

A new 800-student elementary school proposed for the northeastern outskirts of Southern Pines has gotten turned down by the town’s Planning Board, …

Urban Design

Dirty Little Emmy Secret: Trump Supporters Much More Racially Diverse Than Lily-White Television

According to the latest census figures, white people make up 61.3 percent of the American population. Rounding out those numbers, Hispanics (17.8 …

Television Industry

Why Equifax Still Gets An “A” Rating From The Better Business Bureau

The consumer-protection group says Equifax was a “victim” of the data hack, just like consumers.<p>The Better Business Bureau’s reason for being is to protect unsuspecting consumers from harm by businesses, and yet it maintains its “A” rating for Equifax, a business that may have done more harm to …

Identity Theft

Fitton: Clinton Emails Reveal Additional Mishandling of Classified Information

We continue to accumulate details of the communications abuses in the Hillary Clinton State Department, but after you read the following report pause …

U.S. State Department

Hollywood Stars Praise John McCain for Saving Obamacare a Second Time

Hollywood stars took to social media Friday to pour praise on Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) following his announcement that he will oppose the …

Stephen Colbert

Not Just TV: NFL Suffering Tumbling Turnout at Stadiums, Too

The NFL doesn’t just have a ratings problem, it also has a major attendance problem. Particularly among the California teams, who don’t appear to be …

Football (U.S.)

Benedict Cumberbatch: 'We Did Look Into' Housing Syrian Refugees, Decided Against It

Back in October of 2015, at the conclusion of a London performance of Shakespeare’s <i>Hamlet,</i> <i>Sherlock</i> star Benedict Cumberbatch used his curtain call to …

Syrian Refugees

McCain Saves Obamacare Again, Tanks Graham-Cassidy Obamacare Repeal Bill

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) said in a statement on Friday that he will oppose the Graham-Cassidy Obamacare repeal bill. McCain’s vote against …

Republicans

Trump Bypasses Congress to Open Up World Markets to U.S. Gun Makers

President Trump is ready to shift rules to allow American gun makers more leeway in selling arms and ammunition to foreign buyers.<p>This would mean …

Guns

WaPo: Swamp Worries That a Luther Strange Defeat 'Could Prompt Some GOP Senators to Retire'

<i>The Washington Post reports that, although President Donald Trump and his staff were hesitant to campaign in Alabama for establishment-friendly</i> …

Republicans

Afghan President Just Dropped a Bombshell on How Different the Relationship Has Been Under Trump

During a meeting with Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani on Thursday, it was made clear just how respected President Donald Trump was compared to …

Donald Trump

The Patriot Post — Voice of Essential Liberty

Report: IRS not handing over information as required by law

<b>Get the DML App. CLICK HERE</b><p>In 10 out of 70 cases, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) improperly withheld information from Freedom of Information Act …

Identity Theft

Take Two: Inside Bill Cassidy's Plan To Replace Obamacare

Just seven weeks ago, Republican health reform efforts were left for dead on the Senate floor. A group of senators led by Bill Cassidy, a freshman from Louisiana, is aiming to change that, with a new bill that’s more centrist in orientation. Will they succeed where others have failed?<p><b>Why the GOP’s</b> …

Kevin McCarthy Backs Graham-Cassidy Obamacare Repeal Legislation

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) backed the Graham-Cassidy Obamacare repeal legislation in a tweet on Friday.<p>McCarthy said in a tweet, …

Donald Trump

Kentucky Gov Bevin's Support for Graham-Cassidy Obamacare Repeal Puts Mitch McConnell on Notice

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin said on Friday that he informed Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of his support for the Graham-Cassidy Obamacare …

White House Will Release ‘Priorities and Principles’ of DACA Immigration Deal in 7-10 Days

WASHINGTON, D.C. — White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders told reporters Friday that the Trump Administration will be laying out details of a …

Donald Trump

Washington Post: Steve Bannon Waging War Against GOP Establishment with Economic Nationalist Primary Challengers

The <i>Washington Post’s</i> Greg Sargent writes that former White House chief strategist and current Breitbart Executive Chairman Steve Bannon is “is …

Republicans

A.F. Branco - Sep. 15, 2017

"No compact among men ... can be pronounced everlasting and inviolable, and if I may so express myself, that no Wall of words, that no mound of …

Bill O’Reilly: ‘Step Back a Little and See What Happens’ As Trump Negotiates Immigration Reform

Bill O’Reilly joined SirusXM host Raheem Kassam on Thursday’s <i>Breitbart News Daily</i> to talk about his new book, <i>Killing England: The Brutal Struggle for</i> …

Full Lineup of Milo's Berkeley Free Speech Week Revealed

The full lineup of former Breitbart News Senior Editor Milo Yiannopoulos’ Free Speech Week at UC Berkeley has been revealed.<p>The list now includes …

Rights & Freedoms

Germany: Four Asylum Seekers Arrested After 56-Year-Old is Gang Raped

Four asylum seekers have been arrested by police in Dessau, Germany after being suspected of gang raping a 56-year-old woman on the grounds of a …

Asylum Seekers

Lindsey Graham, Ron Johnson, Rick Santorum Reveal Their Obamacare Block Grant Repeal Legislation

Sens. Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Bill Cassidy (R-LA), Dean Heller (R-NV), and Ron Johnson (R-WI), as well as former Sen. Rick Santorum, revealed at a …

Paul Ryan Won't Rule Out Full DACA Amnesty, Claims 'Attacks from Breitbart' a Constant | Breitbart

In an interview with the Associated Press (AP) Wednesday, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan refused to rule out citizenship for so-called “dreamers” and …

Nolte: Bundled Cable Deathwatch -- 22 Million To Cut Cord In 2017

Before anyone gets too excited, let me first wade through the muck…<p><i>Variety’s</i> headline is a tad misleading. The number of people cutting the cord, …

Comedy Central

Senate helps Trump with war on Wikileaks and US leakers | McClatchy Washington Bureau

A Senate panel may be stealthily trying to give federal law enforcement a new tool to go after the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks and its U.S. …

Surveillance

Village Rezones Land on Foxfire Road for Subdivision

The Pinehurst Council voted Tuesday afternoon to rezone land on Foxfire Road for a 28-lot subdivision.<p>Several neighboring property owners spoke …