Tag Archives: New York Post

Alleged Waffle House shooter may dodge trial with ‘incompetent’ defense

Waffle House shooting suspect Travis Reinking has been declared “mentally incompetent” — and may no longer stand trial, according to reports. State officials reached out to the victims’ families on Monday and informed them that their months-long mental evaluation of Reinking, who allegedly gunned down 17 people on April 22, was complete. A motion was Read More…

Drunk man arrested for ‘erotically’ dancing, stripping in restaurant: police

The Kobe Japanese Steakhouse in Clearwater, Fla., offers a variety of choice meats, sushi specialties and a pretty generous happy hour deal. The one thing they don’t offer, however, are live nude shows. Not always, anyway. James Dylan Jordan, a 24-year-old restaurant patron from nearby Dunedin, was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct after he Read More…

The media’s blatant hypocrisy — even about media-bashing

Welcome to the age of self-congratulatory media. “Democracy dies in darkness” goes the ridiculous tagline on The Washington Post’s front page. Reporters openly call themselves heroes and firefighters. Yet when it doesn’t fit the standard left-wing narrative, our Guardians of the Galaxy are MIA. On Sunday, the Unite the Right II rally of white supremacists Read More…

The numbers still show Medicare-for-All is pure fantasy

Last week, left-wing politicians, activists, and columnists gleefully rejoiced that they had unlocked the easy path to single-payer health care in America: Just cut reimbursement payments to health providers by 40 percent and then raise taxes by $32 trillion over the decade. You know, nothing difficult or controversial. These liberals are cheering — and broadly Read More…

The myth of a rising ‘alt-right’

It was inevitable that the anniversary of last year’s racist march in Charlottesville, Va., would be treated as a watershed. The horrifying torchlight parade of neo-Nazis and Klansmen shouting racist and anti-Semitic slogans was straight out of our collective nightmares about the past. Yet its significance stemmed not so much from those scary images but Read More…

Boy doused in nail polish remover, set on fire

A 7-year-old boy in Missouri was left with deformities after another child doused him in nail polish remover then set him ablaze, according to reports. The victim’s mom, Ashley Lyons, said the horrifying attack Aug. 6 at their apartment complex in Independence has made her young son, Julien, unrecognizable, news station WDAF reported. Lyons said Read More…

Let Cuomo keep his eagle feather

It’s hard to see any harm in letting Gov. Cuomo keep the eagle feather recovered on a long-ago family outing on Saranac Lake. But how to get around the Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act? That obscure 1940s federal statute prohibits non-Native Americans from disturbing, taking or possessing eagle parts, eggs or nests — including Read More…

Body washes ashore on beach

Police in South Carolina are investigating an unidentified body that washed ashore, according to officials An adult male body was reportedly found in the surf around 10 a.m. Monday at Myrtle Beach State Park, news station WBTW reported. Rescue crews reportedly blocked off a section of the beach at the popular vacation destination while they Read More…

Teacher who had sex with 2 teens said she ‘couldn’t control’ self at party: cops

A South Carolina teacher allegedly bragged to colleagues that she “couldn’t control” herself when she had sex with two students at a booze-fueled party hosted with another coworker, police said. New details have emerged after Brittney Whetzel, 28, and Akina Andrews, 23, were arrested in April for allegedly throwing students a spring break party in Read More…

Zuckerberg is totally out of his depth and other comments

From the right: Bill Clinton Paved the Way for Trump Not only are liberals suddenly in favor of a tough stand against Russia and vehemently opposed to tariffs, they’re now “personally invested in holding a lecherous president accountable for his lies and personal peccadilloes,” observes The Daily Beast’s Matt Lewis. Which, obviously, brings to mind Read More…

Feds warned Sinclair execs that Tribune merger faced problems

Sinclair Broadcasting shouldn’t have been so surprised about its mega-merger with Tribune Media getting blocked. The nation’s biggest TV station owner insisted last month it was “shocked” when the $3.9 billion deal got blocked by Federal Communications Commission — but insiders say government officials had made it clear that the deal was in trouble. By Read More…