Pennsylvania Democrat Gov. Tom Wolf vetoed legislation Thursday that would have prohibited abortions based on a prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome. Another attack on abortion: VETOED ✅ pic.twitter.com/xpV63KVVAV — Governor Tom Wolf (@GovernorTomWolf) November 21, 2019“There is no evidence that this bill is needed in Pennsylvania,” Wolf said in his veto message, and added: This legislation is a restriction on women and medical professionals and interferes with women’s health care and the crucial decision-making between patients and their physicians. Physicians and their patients must be able to make choices about medical procedures based on best practices and standards of care. The prohibitions under this bill are not consistent with the fundamental rights vested by the Fourteenth Amendment of the United States Constitution. "I was simply the beneficiary of what I call the 'random lottery of birth.'" – John Fetterman. "You can't win the birth … [Read more...] about PA Democrat Gov. Tom Wolf: Women ‘Must Be Able’ to Abort Babies with Down Syndrome
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Photo: Brian Feldman Think back to 2012. What do you remember? The Avengers smashes box-office records. Barack Obama battles Mitt Romney to retain control of the Oval Office. Taylor Swift releases Red. Scientists announce the discovery of the Higgs boson. Kim Jong-un becomes the Supreme Leader of North Korea. The Spice Girls reunite at the London Olympics. More than 1,000 people tweet the phrase “pooping bottles.” Macklemore releases “Thrift Shop.” Argo. Hurricane Sandy. Elizabeth Warren is elected to the Senate. Lebron James wins his first NBA championship with the Miami Heat. The New York Giants win the Super Bowl. You feel the youngest you’ll ever be and the oldest you’ve ever been. Opportunity is in front of you; all you must do is reach out — and grab it. On Twitter, so many people write the phrase “pooping bottles” and it is honestly so funny. To me, “pooping bottles” remains in the upper tier of infamous … [Read more...] about Whatever Happened to Pooping Bottles?
close Video CMA Awards: Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley avoid politics The 2018 CMA Awards began with Garth Brooks honoring the Thousand Oaks shooting victims while Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley returned as hosts, receiving praise for avoiding politics. While most award shows are full of politically charged opening monologues and acceptance speeches, the CMA Awards made a conscious effort to avoid political banter during country music's biggest night in which Keith Urban won top honor as Entertainer of the Year. Unlike other star-studded events, CMA co-hosts Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood vowed the show wouldn't be filled with political satire — and the country superstars kept their word. As the biggest names in the genre took the stage during Wednesday night's show at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena, politics was not a topic of discussion. Instead, the CMAs began on a somber note with Garth Brooks leading a moment of silence for the 12 people who … [Read more...] about CMA Awards: Carrie Underwood, Brad Paisley praised for leaving politics out, Keith Urban wins top award
Left-wing actor Jim Carrey has posted another piece of his political artwork attacking President Donald Trump, this time with an Elvis-inspired cartoon predicting that Trump will soon be gone. With a caption reading, “His reign will soon be over. Woe to the loyal subjects of this counterfeit king,” the Dumb & Dumber star’s cartoon features the president dressed in an Elvis Presley jumpsuit and singing the lyrics to The King’s hit song, “Suspicious Mind.”In the drawing, Elvis-Trump is singing, “They’re caught in a trap. They can’t walk out. Because they love me too much, baby.” The president’s microphone cord is also wrapped around a pack of Republicans and cabinet members who are tied up by their support for the president. His reign will soon be over. Woe to the loyal subjects of this counterfeit king. pic.twitter.com/FTnNEDVsI7 — Jim Carrey (@JimCarrey) November 22, 2019 The Sonic … [Read more...] about Jim Carrey Predicts Trump’s ‘Reign Will Soon Be Over’
There was plenty of news across Maryland on Thursday. If you missed any of it on your local Patch, here's a roundup of some of the top stories from the past 24 hours. Shake Shack Signs Lease On Baltimore County Site Shake Shack will offer milkshakes, hamburgers, chicken, hot dogs, floats and dog biscuits at its first site in Baltimore County. Thin Blue Line Flag Giveaway Planned For This Weekend Residents will be able to pick up free thin blue line flags this weekend in one county. The show of support for law enforcement was prompted by a ban on the flag at a police station in Montgomery County. Special Ed Teacher Charged With Sexually Abusing Student A special education teacher was arrested on Wednesday and charged with sexually abusing a female high school student, police said. Maryland's Own Brothers Osborne Nominated For Grammy Award Several Maryland natives have been nominated for Grammy awards, including Brothers Osborne who hail from Anne Arundel County. The group has been … [Read more...] about Ban Prompts Thin Blue Line Flag Giveaway | Patch PM