Terence Crutcher and snap judgments

Terence Crutcher (Photo: KJRH.com)

Terence Crutcher (Photo: KJRH.com)

Analysis: No one should live in fear, but to live according to snap judgment before all facts are known is worse – that is personal, community and national chaos.

Update: A warrant was issued Thursday for the arrest of Officer Betty Shelby, the Tulsa police officer who fatally shot Terence Crutcher Sept. 16.

Tulsa County District Attorney Steve Kunzweiler announced a first-degree manslaughter charge against Shelby at a Thursday afternoon news conference.

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Fishing reports and winter boat prep

Terry Johnson recently caught this 9.62 pound bass at Sardis Lake.

Terry Johnson recently caught this 9.62 pound bass at Sardis Lake.

As fall approaches the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation provides the latest I fishing reports in this report, but for those preparing to store their boat for winter, the Boat Owners Association of the United States (BoatUS) offers a free guide online to prevent costly mistakes.

For example; water mistakenly left in a boat’s engine block to freeze over the winter is sure to become an expensive repair come springtime. As the ice expands it can crack the block, ruin the motor, damage fiberglass, split hoses, or destroy a boat’s refrigeration system. To prevent a mishap while putting the boat away this fall, Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS), offers the free 15-page guide.

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Audit: Terrorists granted US Citizenship

FBI crime scene investigators document the area around two deceased gunmen and their vehicle outside the Curtis Culwell Center in Garland, Texas.

FBI investigators document two deceased terrorists and their vehicle outside the Culwell Center in Garland, Texas.

Hundreds of illegal immigrants from terrorist hotbeds who were supposed to have been deported were instead granted citizenship because U.S. Homeland Security didn’t have fingerprints to check their identity, the department’s inspector general said in a stunning report released today and featured on The Washington Times.

At least two of these new citizens are being investigated by the FBI for links to terrorism, investigators told The Times, but no confirmed report of their participation in Hillary Clinton’s campaign events has surfaced as of this post.

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Hillary’s Healthcare Reform: Basket of Deplorables

deplorables1In her recent interview on Israel Channel 2, Democrat Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton said “I would say you can take Trump supporters and put them in two baskets–there are what I call the Deplorables, the racists, the haters…”

In calling millions of Americans “deplorable,” Hillary set off a firestorm of controversy and protest on social media.

Physicians serve patients to focus on healing, not ripping people apart causing more pain. Thus, from a medical perspective, it is abhorrent when a Presidential candidate resorts to such divisive and demeaning tactics, smearing hard working Americans who are simply expressing their Constitutional rights with differing opinions about our country’s major economic and social issues.

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The Flight 93 Election

cockpitNote: A magnificent review of conservative concepts and principles recently highlighted by Rush Limbaugh and posted on Claremont.org provide an intelligent principled conservative justification to vote for Donald Trump – a serious consideration that highlighted here as some local activists and beloved friends continue to dismiss the candidate 2016 conservative primary voters selected. The piece begins:

2016 is the Flight 93 election: charge the cockpit or you die. You may die anyway. You—or the leader of your party—may make it into the cockpit and not know how to fly or land the plane. There are no guarantees.

Except one: if you don’t try, death is certain. To compound the metaphor: a Hillary Clinton presidency is Russian Roulette with a semi-auto. With Trump, at least you can spin the cylinder and take your chances.

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