With so many crazy things happening, sometimes things fall through the cracks. Here are some headlines that you may find interesting and worth discussing. Please feel free to post ‘headlines’ you would like to share that we may have missed.
President Biden/Biden Administration:
Russia-Ukraine Live Updates: Biden Will Host Call With European Allies on Russia
- The United States and its partners and allies are taking action to address rising tensions between Russia and Ukraine.
- The U.S. State Department authorized a voluntary departure of U.S. government officials from the U.S. Embassy in Kyiv out an “abundance of caution” due to Russia destabilization efforts in Ukraine.
- The Ukraine Foreign Minister called this decision “premature and a manifestation of excessive caution.”
- The U.S. maintains a Level 4 travel advisory for Ukraine due to “the increased threats of significant Russian military action against Ukraine” and COVID-19.
- NATO forces are on standby and additional ships and fighter jets have been deployed to its bases in Eastern Europe
- U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken met with officials from Russia, Ukraine and NATO last week to discuss the growing tensions. Blinken said the U.S. is hoping to maintain a diplomatic dialogue with Russia and reiterated that a Russia invasion of Ukraine would result in “swift, severe and united response.”
The Redheaded Badass:
Should’ve Gotten the Vaccine:
France bars unvaccinated from restaurants, sports venues
Should’ve Listened to Dr. Fauci Instead of Some Ignorant, Illiterate, Racist, and ‘Fullish’ MAGAt:
The ‘Merican Taliban/Racists/MAGAts/Fake News/Gunz:
Matt Gaetz does some ‘dot connecting:’
Texas woman arrested after allegedly trying to buy another woman’s child for $500,000 at Walmart
Rebecca Lanette Taylor is accused of offering to pay cash for a woman’s one-year-old son, who she allegedly described as the “perfect fit” for her.