Wednesday, January 2, 2019

THIS DAY IN HISTORY

1839 – Photography pioneer Louis Daguerre took the first photo of the moon

1890 – President Harrison welcomed the first female staffer in the White House

1903 – President Teddy Roosevelt closed a Mississippi post office for refusing to hire a black woman as Postmistress

1980 – President Carter asked the Senate to stop negotiating an arms treaty with Russia — due to their invasion of Afghanistan

News and The Politics out of D.C.

PRESIDENT TRUMP USHERS IN THE NEW YEAR TWEETING, ‘CALM DOWN’ AND ‘ENJOY THE RIDE’

WHITE HOUSE INVITED CONGRESSIONAL LEADERS FOR A BORDER BRIEFING

HOUSE DEMS REVEAL SOME OF THEIR AGENDA AS THEY PREPARE TO TAKE CONTROL

AMERICAN ARRESTED IN RUSSIA AS A SPY WAS THERE FOR A WEDDING (WHY I HATE DESTINATION WEDDINGS)

U.S. FIRED TEAR GAS ACROSS THE BORDER TO STOP MIGRANTS

NIKKI HALEY SAYS GOODBYE TO THE U.N. — AND TAKES NO PRISONERS

PRESIDENT TRUMP’S 2018 WINS AND LOSSES

MITT ROMNEY SLAMS PRESIDENT TRUMP IN AN OP-ED

REP SHEILA JACKSON LEE WANTS REPARATIONS FOR SLAVERY

General News

STOCK FUTURES PLUNGE AS CHINA’S WEAKENED ECONOMY MAY SPOOK INVESTORS

JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK IS FORCED TO CLOSE — THE TOILETS ARE FULL — DUE TO GOV’T SHUTDOWN

CDC SAYS IT COULD BE A VERY TOUGH FLU SEASON

ANOTHER WOMEN’S MARCH CANCELLED — NEW ORLEANS JOINS CHICAGO AND L.A. 

LOW CARB OR LOW FAT? WHAT’S THE BEST DIET?

NBC IS GETTING TRASHED FOR ITS TRASHY NEW YEARS’ EVE COVERAGE

BITTER? KATHY GRIFFIN DISHES SOME INSIDE DIRT ON CNN’S NEW YEARS EVE PLAN

Strange News Catching My Eye

KANYE WEST LIGHTS UP TWITTER ON JAN 1 WITH JUST THREE WORDS

GOING TO THE WORLD CUP IN QATAR? ALCOHOL HAS A 100% TAX ON IT

NEW YEARS MIRACLE? RUSSIAN RESCUERS FIND BABY ALIVE ONE DAY AFTER A BUILDING COLLAPSED

THE WOMAN BELIEVED TO BE THE WORLD’S OLDEST MAY HAVE BEEN PRANKING ALL OF US

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