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              Because of COVID-19, Nashville business owners will likely have their worst year ever, but Mayor John Cooper said at Thursday’s press conference that they and others in the city must still pay dramatically higher property taxes. As The Tennessee Star reported last month, Nashville Metro Council members voted to impose a 34 percent property tax hike upon city residents. “As I have said many times before, it is terrible. It is awful. It’s...
              U.S. Senate candidate Manny Sethi criticized Nashville Mayor John Cooper Thursday after the mayor announced the city would revert to Phase Two of its planned reopening after COVID-19. “This is lunacy,” Sethi said in an emailed press release. “Mayor Cooper is more interested in shutting down Nashville’s economy than he is in leading. He was more than willing to join mass protests and allow riots, only to pivot now to closing down Nashville,...
              Nashville Mayor John Cooper shows double standards and enforces bad COVID-19 policies upon the city, staff at the Beacon Center of Tennessee said Thursday. Beacon is a right-of-center think tank. Staff criticized Cooper in an emailed press release. “The Mayor has been completely inconsistent and derelict in his duty when it comes to enforcing existing rules, allowing some businesses to openly flout the law and marching with large groups of people himself in violation of his own...
    Former Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich pointed to a number of bad omens for President Donald Trump — from his just-cancelled New Hampshire rally to his sagging poll numbers to the yawns and empty seats at his Tulsa campaign event — and warned that the momentum among his supporters looks like it’s flagging. During a segment on Out Front, Kasich, a CNN political contributor, told host Erin Burnett that the Trump campaign had “jumped the shark” after she pointed to...
    Gap Plans to Compensate Suppliers for Canceled Orders Buy This Alpina B7 Before the Warranty Runs Out Dog Is So Chill That She Falls Asleep Every Time She Goes Swimming Ever since Myla was a puppy, she’s wanted to be near the water. Whether it’s a pool or a lake, the 6-year-old golden retriever knows that being by the water means it’s time for her to relax. And Myla’s an expert at that. © John Sabol “Myla doesn’t...
    CNN’s Jeffrey Toobin went off on President Donald Trump’s commutation of Roger Stone’s sentence, even drawing a Watergate comparison. He told Anderson Cooper it’s “shocking but not surprising” and said, “This is the most corrupt and cronyistic act in perhaps all of recent history.” “You know, Richard Nixon at the height of watergate never pardoned or commuted the sentences of any of the people involved in Watergate. He thought he could never get away with it,” Toobin continued. “He’s...
    PHOTO VIA ADOBEA circuit judge Friday rejected a challenge to the constitutionality of a Leon County ordinance that requires people to wear face masks in businesses to try to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Evan Power, a lobbyist who is chairman of the Leon County Republican Executive Committee, filed the lawsuit last month and is represented by state House member Anthony Sabatini, a Howey-in-the-Hills Republican who is an attorney. They raised a series of constitutional arguments, including that the...
    Getty Amari Cooper First, it was Dak Prescott, a “marginal” quarterback. Then, it was Ezekiel Elliott, a non-top-10 running back. Now, it’s Amari Cooper’s turn for anonymous scorn. One NFL front-office source told ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler — who surveyed over 50 league executives, coaches, scouts, and players to rank the sport’s best wide receivers — that he considered Cooper unsignable this offseason. “There’s something holding him back,” the exec confided to Fowler. “He was the best receiver on...
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — An exhibit about John Wayne will be removed from the USC School of Cinematic Arts after renewed scrutiny of his racist comments, the school’s assistant dean announced Friday. The late actor and former Trojan has become an increasingly polarizing figure amid greater awareness and criticism of racist attitudes by historical figures. The Orange County Democratic Party recently called for the renaming of John Wayne Airport due to his “racist and bigoted statements.” “Conversations about systemic racism...
    Navy announces first Black female Tactical Aircraft pilot You Are Definitely Not Washing Your Reusable Water Bottle Enough John Smoltz is betting on himself to beat Tony Romo, Steph Curry & more at American Century Championship John Smoltz likes his chances almost as much as his odds to win his first title in the American Century Championship. The Atlanta Braves great is competing in the celebrity field at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course in Stateline, Nevada, for the 12th time,...
    USC’s School of Cinematic Arts will remove an exhibit dedicated to John Wayne after students called for its removal last year because of racist comments the late actor made in a 1971 Playboy magazine interview, the school announced Friday. Citing a push to promote “anti-racist cultural values,” Evan Hughes, the assistant dean of diversity and inclusion, announced the change in a letter to the school’s community. “Conversations about systemic racism in our cultural institutions along with the recent global, civil...
    TYSON FURY has proudly shown off his new purchase - a 1993 MINI Cooper - as the 6ft 9in star squeezed in for quick spin around Morecambe. The Gypsy King, 31, has owned super-expensive Rolls Royces, Ferraris and Range Rovers down the years. 4Tyson Fury showed off his new ride... a 1993 MINI CooperCredit: Instagram @gypsyking101 4Tyson Fury looked delighted with his retro purchaseCredit: Instagram @gypsyking101 But Fury, proud of his humble roots, has swapped them all out for the...
    Atlantia gives CEO mandate to make concessions on motorway licence Employees Ask Ford to Reconsider Building Police Vehicles; CEO Says Sales Will Continue Senator John Cornyn Claims He Doesn’t Know If Kids Can Get And Transmit COVID-19 As COVID-19 numbers rise across the nation — including in his state — Republican Sen.John Cornyn of Texas incorrectly said Thursdaythat experts are still unsure whether children can get and spread the coronavirus.  “We still don’t know whether children can get it...
    Fox Nation host and country music artist John Rich spoke with American music icon Charlie Rich just three weeks before he died last month at age 83, in what was fated to be the legendary fiddle players last interview. As we would say in the country, he was firing on all eight cylinders... he was happy and pumped and excited, said Rich on Fox and Friends on Friday. I asked him questions all the way back to being born in Wilmington, North Carolina during...
    The community is mourning the loss of a 30-year-old Bergen County man who died suddenly on Monday, June 29. Raised in Bogota, John Gerard Mitchell Jr., attended St. Joes elementary, Bixby and Bogota Schools, where he excelled in football, baseball and basketball even at a young age, his obituary says. In 2009, he graduated from Bergen Catholic High School, where he served as football team captain and played various team positions. John had been working as a plant attendee for...
    As coronavirus surges in Republican territory, so does rage over masks This is what it was like to go to McDonalds in the 1950s Comedian Sarah Cooper Aces Trumps Cognitive Test in Latest Video © TheWrap Comedian Sarah Cooper ridicules President Donald Trumps recent boast that he aced a cognitive test in her latest video posted on Friday. Lip-syncing to the actual audio from Trumps Thursday night comments to Fox News Sean Hannity, Cooper showed herself taking the cognitive...
    ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith this week challenged Mark Levin on “The Mark Levin Show” over the conservative talker’s call for the Philadelphia Eagles to cut ties with or punish star wide receiver DeSean Jackson for publishing anti-Jewish conspiracy theories of Adolf Hitler and Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan on his Instagram. Smith called into Levin’s show to tell him to remember how the Eagles handled former wide receiver Riley Cooper, who was caught saying the “n-word” at a concert. [Relevant...
    Getty Los Angeles Lakers guard JR. Smith. The Los Angeles Lakers arrived at the NBA bubble in Orlando on Thursday night but the newest member of the team, JR Smith, is already having some issues. After going on a number of epic rants during his first night in the bubble, Smith was back on Instagram Live on Friday morning and started to reveal some information. For some reason, over the year, the veteran has been known as the...
    Are we having fun yet? Baseball, basketball and hockey are on the cusp of rebooting their seasons and it’s been a barrel of laughs so far, just the kind of distraction we need to take our minds off the fact that the United States has become Disneyland for the coronavirus. Sports are supposed to make us feel better, even in Minnesota, whether we’re fighting a pandemic or the standard challenges of life. If this week showed us anything,...
    Created by Euphoria showrunner Sam Levinson, the film was made over a 15-day span abiding to COVID-19 restrictions. With COVID-19 restrictions making it nearly impossible for films and TV shows to shoot amid the pandemic, most have been forced to halt production—but Euphoria creator, Sam Levinson, found a way to make it work and film Malcolm and Marie at a remote location. Malcolm & Marie, starring Zendaya and John David Washington, began filming June 17 and was completed on July...
    LANSING, Mich. (AP) – John James, Michigan republican senate challenger to Democratic incumbent Gary Peters has raised $6.4 million, topping Peters who has raised, $5.2 million. It was the fourth straight quarter in which the businessman and Army veteran outraised the first-term senator since entering the race about a year ago. Peters reported he had more than $12 million on hand, while James did not release that figure. Both candidates reported record quarterly hauls and success tapping small-dollar donors —...
    Many far-right allies of President Donald Trump, from Sen. John Kennedy of Louisiana to Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick to radio host Glenn Beck, have railed against Democratic stay-at-home orders and argued that too much social distancing is strangling the U.S. economy. But economists Steven Berry and Zack Cooper, in a Politico op-ed published on July 10, argue that the only way to “restore” the U.S. economy is to seriously slow down the spread of coronavirus — and doing so is going...
    The Indians are out and the Wolves are in at a large school district in Northern Westchester. After weeks of discussion, the votes have been counted and the new mascot at John Jay High School in the hamlet of Cross River in the town of Lewisboro will be the Wolves, replacing the former Indian mascot after it was deemed insensitive. The initial vote was between the John Jay Wolfpack and John Jay Ravens. The Katonah-Lewisboro School Board settled...
    In the right-wing media, U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts is being slammed as a traitor to the conservative cause because of his recent rulings on a Louisiana abortion law, LGBTQ rights in the workplace and the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Many far-right pundits see the 65-year-old Roberts, who was nominated by President George W. Bush in 2005, as a traitor to the conservative cause. But journalist Sam Baker, in a June 10 article for Axios, stresses...
    A cowardly Supreme Court punted yesterday on two investigations that could reveal Donald Trump and his Trump Organization as major league criminal tax cheats. In its weaselly 7-2 Trump decisions, both written by Chief Justice John Roberts, the Supreme Court stood yet again for the idea that you can get as much justice as you can afford. In one case, a criminal prosecution brought by the state of New York, the high court held that while Trump cannot shield his...