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 By Stan Greene    Politics    April 21, 2017

How to get into Stanford With a 3.0 GPA, and 400 on the SAT: Write #BlackLivesMatter 100 Times

When Ziad Ahmed faced his college applications to Stanford University, California's most prestigious private college, he gave the perfect answer for today's politically correct admission committee....

 
 By Stan Greene    Politics    April 18, 2017

North Korea Releases Photo of White House Spokesman Sean Spicer as the Easter Bunny

In what must be described as the worst attack in Cyber Space since the North Korean Army hacked Sony Pictures, the DPRK News Agency has released a photo of White House Spokesman Sean Spicer, wearing...

 
 By Stan Greene    Politics    April 16, 2017

Trump Calls it "Fake News." Thomas Jefferson Said Pretty Much The Same Thing About Newspapers

Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence; Donald Trump wrote the Art of the Deal. Jefferson owned Monticello; Trump owns Mar A Lago. Jefferson owned slaves, dozens of them. He had an...

 
 By Stan Greene    Politics    April 16, 2017

8th Suspicious Death of Russian Diplomat or Official in 5 months: Denis Voronenkov

Update: CNN has added the deaths of three more Russian diplomats or officials in two months to the list. CNN has noticed what we noticed 2 months ago: The mysterious deaths of Russian officials are...

 

Santa Monica Shotgun House Receives an LA 2017 Preservation Award

The Los Angeles Conservancy has selected eight recipients for the organization's 2017 Preservation Awards, including Santa Monica's last surviving shotgun house. The annual designations, which...

 

Russia: Press 2 "to use the services of Russian hackers," 3 "to request election interference."

In an apparent April Fools Day joke, the Russian Foreign Ministry posted a message offering interference in your next election. "To arrange a call from a Russian diplomat to your political opponent, p...

 
 By Zane    Politics    April 1, 2017

Clean Energy Plan Killed. Resurrected by the People.

As the Trump Administration prepares to scale back regulations on carbon pollution, consumers take matters into their own hands – BIGLY! Recent events suggest consumers are fighting back to protect...

 

Santa Monica Conservancy Appeals Landmarks Commission Denial of Home Savings Building

The Santa Monica Conservancy has filed an appeal of the Landmarks Commission's technical denial of an application to designate the former Home Savings building at 26th and Wilshire Blvd and the...

 
 By Zane    Politics    March 29, 2017

Sen. Schumer Joins ASPCA in Urging USDA to Restore Public Access to Animal Welfare Data

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) was joined by U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) at the ASPCA Adoption Center in New York City today to urge the U.S. Department of...

 

Ivanka Just Got An Office In The West Wing. Tiffany Trump Deserves One, Too

The big item on the national news wire tonight is that Ivanka Trump is getting an office in the West Wing of the White House. Well, Ok, the big item was James Comey was testifying to Congress,...

 

AARP Will Alert 38 Million Members with How their Congressional Reps Vote on Health Bill

AARP Executive Vice President Nancy LeaMond has released the following statement in response to the pending vote on the House bill that would create an "Age Tax," weaken Medicare's solvency, put at...

 
 By Stan Greene    Politics    March 21, 2017

Weirdly Homoerotic Photos Emerge from DPRK of Young Leader Kim Jong Eun

Kim's older brother was passed over for the throne because "he was too effeminate," meaning he was gay in Western terms. Yet, strangely homo-erotic photos of Kim Jong Eun have emerge from North...

 

Refinery Merger threatens Wilmington Residents Health and Safety

On April 29th, 2017, a local Wilmington group called PCM, (People's Climate March), will march in the community for environmental justice. The focus for this march is the current Tesoro(formerly...

 

Legal Maneuvers Over Santa Monica Airport Cloud 2028 Closing Date, Runway Shortening

Just after the appointment of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, but before she could be confirmed, the Federal Aviation Administration decided to sell out the airport and give the City of Santa...

 

Just How Damaging Can an Intelligence Leak Be? Turns Out, Pretty Damaging

There has been a lot of talk about leaks in Congress and in the White house, so we were wondering just how damaging a leak can be. Both President Donald Trump and Congressional Democrats have accused...

 

Donald Trump Made $150 Million in 2005, Paying Taxes of $38 Million That Year.

When MSNBC's Rachel Maddow tweeted that she is in possession of Donald Trump's 2005 individual tax returns and would reveal them at 9 pm PST, she implied that it was a major story. But nothing...

 

SMCLC Decries Huge City of Santa Monica Luxury Hotel Development at 4th and Arizona Project

To ensure a robust environmental analysis, a transparent process, and a project that results in the greatest number of benefits and the least number of harms to Santa Monica's residents and businesses...

 
 By Liz Miller    Politics    March 11, 2017

American Hospital Association Writes Critical Letter to Congress about The American Health Care Act

The American Hospital Association is not too happy with the GOP's proposed replacement for the Affordable Care Act (ACA, Obamacare). The American Health Care Act (AHCA) was first presented to the...

 

NPC Protests White House Blackballing of News Orgs; "undemocratic, un-American and unconstitutional"

Leaders of the National Press Club and the National Press Club Journalism Institute expressed shock Friday about the White House press secretary's decision to keep several news organizations which...

 

U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Committed to Safeguarding the Right to Vote

The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights issued a statement reaffirming its longstanding commitment to safeguarding the right to vote. President Donald Trump has announced his intention to set up a...

 

Kellyanne Conway on the Couch: "I'm surprised at what qualifies as news these days."

Get your feet off the damn couch, Kelly Anne! Screamed Twitter as Kelly Anne Conway was asked to take a picture during President Donald Trump's meeting with the leaders of historically African...

 

City of Santa Monica Issues Possibly The Most Boring Press Release Ever, In Human History

This shocking press release just in from Constance Farrell, the City of Santa Monica's Information Minister. We give Santa Monica City Hall an A+ in Political Correctness. Please don't read it while...

 

Oprah Winfrey for President in 2020: Donald Trump's Worst Nightmare

Why would a billionaire even want to be President? All the responsibility, people on the other side politically hate you, secret service agents accompany you to the bathroom and beyond. I wouldn't...

 
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Tohono O'odham Nation Releases Video On Its Opposition To Proposed Border Wall

The Tohono O'odham Nation has released a video, "There's No O'odham Word for Wall," detailing its opposition to the fortified border wall proposed by President Trump's recent Executive Order. The...

 

The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Expresses Concern Over Trump Exec Orders

By majority vote, the U. S. Commission on Civil Rights has expressed deep concern that recent Executive Orders – in particular, 13768 and 13769 -- promote and endorse religious and national origin...

 

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