Author Archives: THAdmin

The Forgotten Surge: Police Deaths in 2014

Noted at the funeral of one of the assassinated New York policemen (Fox News).  As they did at the other funeral, policemen attending turned their backs when the mayor spoke (AP). Instead of attending either funeral, Obama was vacationing with rock stars (UPI).

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Obama’s Approval Rating at 43% for December

A new Zogby poll shows that Obama is losing touch with key sub-groups, and his positive ratings among Democrats and liberals have slipped a bit too (Forbes). Gallup has Obama’s approval rating at 47% (Gallup). Also according to Gallup, an average of 23% of Americans in 2014 were satisfied with the way things were going in the U.S. (Gallup).

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North Korea Attacks U.S. with Cybervandalism

In an interview with CNN’s Candy Crowley on Sunday, President Obama called North Korea’s hack over the movie The Interview an act of cybervandalism. Obama criticized Sony for pulling the film, prompting Sony’s CEO to explain that theater companies opted not to show the film, and that they forced Sony’s hand (CNN). The North Korean regime has lashed out at the U.S. government, saying that the Obama administration is behind the making of the film (USA Today). The U.S. government has reportedly asked China to help block North Korea’s ability to launch cyber attacks (The Guardian).

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Two NY Cops Assassinated

The murderer, Ismaaiyl Brinsley, bragged about his plans and shot dead two police officers that probably never saw him coming. He was driven to the assassination as retaliation for the deaths of Eric Garner and Michael Brown (WSJ). Police officers and union officials turned their back on Mayor Bill de Blasio for his recent comments undermining the police force (NY Times). The son of one of the slain officers posted a heartbreaking post on Facebook (CNN). George Steinbrenner’s Silver Shield Foundation will pay for the education of the children of murdered NYPD officer Rafael Ramos (USA Today).

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