104-year-old World War II Veteran Beats Coronavirus “I Made it”

William “Bill” Lapschies celebrated his 104th birthday and his victory over the novel coronavirus on Wednesday. Lapschies’ birthday was extra special this year, though the party may have been a little different than past bashes. “We celebrated his 101 and had over 200 people. So trying to keep our social distancing and do what Governor Brown has […]Read More

If the Shutdown Ends on Easter, 97% of Economy will

The U.S. economy has been largely shut down for three weeks. As expected, our economy, robust only a month ago, is now in recession. On Thursday, the Labor Department reported that 6.6 million Americans filed initial unemployment claims last week. The consensus among economists had been 3.1 million. Michael Feroli, the chief U.S. economist at […]Read More

Unemployment Claims Surge 6.6 Million to Hit Another Record

The number of Americans filing claims for unemployment benefits shot to a record high of more than 6 million last week as more jurisdictions enforced stay-at-home measures to curb the coronavirus pandemic, which economists say has pushed the economy into recession. Thursday’s weekly jobless claims report from the Labor Department, the most timely data on the […]Read More

Italian Governor: I Was Called ‘Racist’ for Wanting to Test

The governor of the Italian region most devastated by the Chinese coronavirus said he was called “racist” by his colleagues in government for wanting coronavirus tests for travellers coming into Italy from China in early February. Lombardy Governor Attilio Fontana said he was “mocked with insolent words” and called “racist” by his colleagues in February […]Read More

Democrats Create Select Committee to Investigate Trump’s Coronavirus

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) on Thursday announced a new select House committee to review the Trump administration’s response to the Chinese coronavirus pandemic. In addition to probing the Trump administration’s response efforts, the panel will review the management of the $2 trillion economic relief package, which is aimed at easing the financial strain caused by […]Read More

DeBlasio: NYC Desperately Needs Help, But Not From a Christian

New York City is at the epicenter of the Wuhan coronavirus pandemic in the United States, and Mayor Bill de Blasio is constantly (at this point, after he allegedly stopped going to the gym) fearmongering and saying how much help the city needs in terms of hospital beds, medical equipment, and medical personnel. Samaritan’s Purse, […]Read More