BALLS OF LIGHT IN 1871 NEWSPAPERS: What caused the worst wildfire in American history?

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The great Preshtigo fire of 1871… A dry summer? Or a comet!

The balls of light were reported in newspapers in 1871. But did fake news exist then?

The Drudge show hits IMPEACHMENT

It is great to see Matt Drudge showcase himself again on his own website.. There is absolutely no doubt that the Drudge Report changed the world, started a media revolution.. and for better or worse paved the way for what we are dealing with today… Drudge showed the media that a glamor job on a … Read moreThe Drudge show hits IMPEACHMENT

SPANISH FLU VS COVID

The “Do’s and Don’t’s” from the 1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic…. MORE…. COVID-19 has now killed about as many Americans as the 1918-19 Spanish flu pandemic did — approximately 675,000. The U.S. population a century ago was just one-third of what it is today, meaning the flu cut a much bigger, more lethal swath through the … Read moreSPANISH FLU VS COVID

Bush administration hid truth on 2007 Taliban attack targeting Cheney: ‘Afghanistan Papers’ book excerpt

A new book is revealing information that Dick Cheney came much closer to being killed in 2007 than ever previously reported.. In an excerpt from “The Afghanistan Papers: A Secret History of the War,” Craig Whitlock details how the Bush administration hid the truth about an attack targeting Dick Cheney, amid fears it was losing … Read moreBush administration hid truth on 2007 Taliban attack targeting Cheney: ‘Afghanistan Papers’ book excerpt