10 things you need to know today: April 16, 2017

Headlines for today … here they are!

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1. North Korean missile test fails at launch
One day after celebrating the regime’s founding president with a military parade, North Korea conducted an unsuccessful missile test Sunday in which the missile exploded about five seconds after launch. The test took place in Sinpo, a coastal city from which Pyonyang launched a ballistic missile into the Sea of Japan in early April. The type of missile tested Sunday is presently unknown, though early reports suggest it was not an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) capable of reaching the United States. “This morning’s provocation from the North is just the latest reminder of the risks each one of you face every day in the defense of the freedom of the people of South Korea and the defense of America in this part of the world,” Vice President Pence said while speaking to U.S. troops stationed in South…

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Bits ‘N Pieces – A Handful of Idiot Wannabes

Idiots, idiots everywhere … and not a smart one to see!! What to do? Can only close my eyes!

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Today is one of those days that I’m tired, cranky, and busy with such things as baking pies, boiling eggs, laundry, etc., but a few short snippets crossed my radar and I thought I would just do a few bit’s ‘n pieces for tomorrow’s morning post.  I warn you … these people will have you shaking your heads and rolling your eyes!

judge-low Judge Thomas Low

Down in Provo, Utah, in the Fourth District Court, sits a judge, Judge Thomas Low.  Last week, he issued sentencing on a case before him, the case of one Keith Vallejo, a former bishop to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Vallejo was convicted in February of one first-degree felony of object rape and 10 second-degree felonies of forcible sexual abuse.  Nice guy, huh?  Well, here is what Judge Low had to say about Vallejo:

“The court had no doubt that Mr. Vallejo…

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Donald Trump Wants to ‘Ride Like Vladimir’ in Queen Elizabeth’s Golden Carriage

The man-child & his gold obsession!

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Donald Trump Wants to ‘Ride Like Vladimir’ in Queen Elizabeth’s Golden Carriage Vladimir Putin and Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II shared a carriage (the 1902 State Landau) from Horse Guards Parade to Buckingham Palace, in London | Wikimedia Commons


Trump wants to be like his hero, Vladimir Putin, who rode in the royal carriage when he visited in 2003, or President Xi, who rode it in 2015

Kids in the U.S. used to want to “be like Mike.” Donald Trump has very different aspirations, as we’ve all noticed by now. He wants to be like Vladimir.

The Times of Londonsays Donald Trump has insisted on a ride in Queen Elizabeth’s golden carriage when he visits the United Kingdom in October.

The White House has made clear it regards the carriage procession down the Mall as an essential element of the itinerary for the visit currently planned for the second week of October, according to officials.

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