We’re still not sure what the entire story is, but the Connors are clearly more than they first appeared. For starters, they didn’t “accidentally take a wrong turn.” They were caught on video intentionally driving across a grassy strip between two roads, one on the Canadian side and one in the U.S. And things only got stranger from there. (WaPo)…
Also, taking them to detention was not CBP’s first attempted solution. They initially tried to return them to Canada where they presumably belonged. (In fact, that what the Connors requested.) But the Canadians wouldn’t allow them back in the country….
Next, CPB tried to contact the British embassy to see about sending them home. Their call was not returned.
via That British family of border jumpers was probably more than they seemed
In Louisiana’s Saturday election, Republicans had a lot to cheer about. Among statewide office-holders, the incumbent GOP Lieutenant Governor (68 percent), Attorney General (66 percent), Treasurer (60 percent, and Agricultural Commissioner (58 percent) were all re-elected without the need for a run-off, under the state’s ‘jungle primary’-style system. It also appears that the solid Republican majorities in both state legislative chambers will remain intact — with the GOP expanding its Senate advantage into super-majority territory by picking up a pair of Democratic seats:
via Dems Decimated in Louisiana: GOP Gains Senate Supermajority, Dem Governor Now on the Ropes
Did you see this on CNN, ABC, CBS, NBC..?
On Sunday, ABC News anchor Tom Llamas also aired the allegedly shocking footage, claiming it showed a fierce Turkish attack on Kurdish civilians.
It’s really from the Knob Creek Gun Range’s biannual 2017 exercise.
via How fake is fake news? Knob Creek Kentucky Invades Syria
Tom Llamas has a history of fake news. Did he know or is a a useful idiot?