December 19 Morning Edition


— Chicago shootings: 18 shot, 3 fatally, in weekend violence across city. Chicago police said boy, 14, among those wounded this weekend.

— COMMENT: Hate-filled Trump-hating Trump-haters promote hatred against Trump and against those who do not hate Trump.

— AOC: Dems are ‘delusional’ to expect 2022 win without passing progressive priorities. ‘It’s time for him to deliver,’ she says of Biden. – Mica Soellner

— Social issues take center stage during Charlie Kirk’s and Tucker Carlson’s Amfest speeches – Virginia Aabram

— Texas Gov. Abbott shows completed section of state-made border wall, pledges to protect state’s sovereignty. Abbott said the state has raised around $54 million from private donations – Peter Aitken
— Republicans eye red wave for governor races. Prognosticators lay out most competitive races following Glenn Youngkin’s big Virginia win. – Fred Lucas

— CNN closes offices to nonessential workers again as COVID cases spike – Mark Lungariello

— CRT is failing in public schools, and the media is to blame – John Ransom

— Awaiting the return of the Time of Trump – Richard Chang
— Our political divide is no longer between Democrats and Republicans – Shari Forst
— The woke alphabet – Eric Utter

— The Party Of Parents. Babies are not just for Catholics and homesteaders. – CARMEL RICHARDSON

— Fraternal Order of Police: NFL Refused to Help Unite Officers and Communities, But Funds ‘Defund the Police’ Groups – Craig Bannister

— Woke infiltration Into Christian Institutions – Megan Basham
(COMMENT: I should write a book about woke infiltration of the Milton Township Republican Organization, DuPage County Republican Central Committee, Illinois Republican Party, Wheaton, Wheaton Chamber of Commerce, Wheaton Park District, Milton Township, DuPage County, Illinois, etc. This year, woke leaders of the aforesaid stopped Republicans from helping sponsor Wheaton’s Independence Day parade and fireworks. Last year, woke leaders of the aforesaid got downtown Wheaton to promote LGBTQ big time.)

— Kamala Harris Thinks The Biggest Obstacle To Buying A $50,000 Electric Car Is Figuring Out How To Charge It – LAUREL DUGGAN

— Democrats Return To Segregation – Derek Hunter

— Tucker Carlson: You Cannot Overstate The Scale Of Demographic Change Underway Right Now In U.S. – Ian Schwartz
(COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, leaders in America act like they have a mandate to get rid of individuals, organizations, companies, etc. that are Trump supporters, conservative, patriotic, Republican, American, White, male, older, heterosexual, married, non-poor, gun owners, Christian, Protestant, Italian American, German American, and/or those whose ancestors have been in America for a long time. Just watch how the aforesaid are treated by the Democrat, Libertarian, Green, Independent, and RINO leaders of Illinois, DuPage County, Milton Township, Wheaton, Wheaton Chamber of Commerce, Wheaton Park District, Illinois Republican Party, DuPage County Republican Central Committee, Milton Township Republican Organization, etc.)

— People in Calif. Bay Area Leaving Car Doors/Trunks Open to Prevent Criminals Breaking Windows – Nick Kangadis

— Harvard Hates Objective Journalism – Tim Graham
— Abandoned: Networks Bury Biden’s Border Crisis in November as Coverage Drops to ZERO – Scott Whitlock

— Texas: ‘Deadly Consequences of Biden’s Open Border Policies’ Spur Gov. Abbott to Unprecedented Action – GWENDOLYN SIMS
— Texas Building Back A Better Border Wall Because Biden and Harris Won’t – GWENDOLYN SIMS

(DIERSEN: Ever-increasingly, the MSM does everything that it can a) to promote the Democrat, Libertarian, and Green party platforms and b) to destroy the Republican Party platform.)

— Will the Left Ever Stop Making Everything about Race? – GEORGE LEEF

— Inflation costs families around $3,500 this year – Casey Harper

— Gov. Abbott shows off newly-completed part of the border wall, built by TX – James Anthony
— TPUSA opens AmericaFest 2021 with a message of optimism, patriotism, and fun – Libby Emmons
— Biden warns of ‘winter of severe illness and death’ for the unvaccinated – Hannah Nightingale

— Kinzinger: It’s ‘possible’ some GOP colleagues are responsible for Jan. 6 attack – Julia Cherner

— COMMENT: According to Democrats, Libertarians, Greens, Independents, and RINOs, a) GOD is anti-law enforcement, anti-Trump, anti-conservative, anti-patriotic, anti-Republican, anti-American, anti-White, anti-male, anti-older people, anti-heterosexual, anti-traditional marriage/family, anti-non-poor people, anti-gun owners, anti-Christian, anti-Protestant, anti-Italian American, anti-German American, and/or anti-those whose ancestors have been in America for a long time and b) GOD promotes dependency on government, dependency on charity, LGBTQ, abortion, mass/illegal immigration, crime, booze, gambling, pot, and other vices, abolition of the First and Second Amendments, patronage, political affiliation discrimination, reverse discrimination, age discrimination, religious discrimination, national origin discrimination, and even worse things.

— Illinois School District (Rockridge CUSD #300) Revokes Mask-Optional Policy After Just 3 Days – DARRAGH ROCHE

— Trump bully brand inspires GOP close to home – Alexander H. Jones
(COMMENT: No one manipulates/dominates me. I should write a book about those who destroy those like me a) who they cannot manipulate/dominate, b) who refuse to glorify and praise them, c) who refuse to pander to them, d) who refuse to serve as one of their operatives or dupes, e) who refuse to cover up their wrong doing, and/or f) who refuse to give them money. I would focus on the aforesaid a) who have lots of religious, government, political, and/or financial clout in Wheaton, Milton Township, DuPage County, and/or Illinois, b) who stopped me from raising funds from DuPage Republicans so that they could help sponsor Wheaton’s 2021 Independence Day parade and fireworks, c) who gerrymandered my precinct in 2015, d) who ended my TAPROOT Republicans of Illinois chairmanship in 2012, e) who ended my Wheaton Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Committee membership in 2011, f) who ended my Milton Township Republican Organization (MTRO) webmaster service in 2010 and 2004, g) who ended my Illinois Center Right Coalition (ICRC) Steering Committee membership in 2007, h) who almost got ICRC to censure me for my GOPUSA ILLINOIS newsletters in 2006, i) who ended my American Association of Political Consultants Midwest Chapter board membership in 2004, j) who ended my bid to serve as MTRO Treasurer in 2004, k) who reject the traditional marriage/family, right to life, immigration, illegal drugs, Second Amendment, and/or equal opportunity (no race or gender based preference giving) planks in the Republican Party platform, l) who despise/hate conservatives, Republicans, Whites, men, older people, heterosexuals, gun owners, married people, childless people, non-dog owners, those who have more or less money than they have, those who have more or less education, professional certifications and or professional licenses than they have, past/present/future union members and federal employees, Missouri Synod Lutherans, German Americans, draft avoiders, those whose ancestors have been in America longer than their ancestors, etc.)

— 1986 FLASHBACK: The Politics of Blame Avoidance – R. Kent Weaver
(COMMENT: I should write a book about those who blame me and my GOPUSA ILLINOIS newsletters for their problems, for your problems, for my problems, and for everyone’s problems. I would focus on a) past and present leaders of the Illinois Republican Party, DuPage County Republican Central Committee, and Milton Township Republican Organization, b) past and present Republican leaders of Illinois, DuPage County, Milton Township, Wheaton, Wheaton Park District, and Wheaton Chamber of Commerce, c) conservative and religious leaders, d) Republican candidates on ballots in my precinct, their political consultants, major donors, fundraisers, pollsters, campaign managers, campaign staff members, and campaign volunteers, and e) those who I have sued.)

— CHICAGO TRIBUNE ARTICLE TITLE: Here’s what Gen Z really wants at work – ANNEMARIE HAYEK
(COMMENT: My Democrat superiors and supervisors in the federal government acted like their Democrat employees who were minority, female, younger, veteran, non-Protestant, and/or non-German American wanted them to get rid of their Republican employees who were White, male, older, non-veteran, Protestant, and/or German American.)

— This 4-Step Plan Will Help You Reach Your Most Ambitious Goals in 2022. Most people face at least one of these obstacles. Here’s how to clear them away. – MINDA ZETLIN
(COMMENT: My goals for 2022 include continuing to put together and send out a GOPUSA ILLINOIS newsletter each and every morning and each and every evening. Goals that my critics/opponents have include a) stopping me from doing the aforesaid and b) stopping everyone from reading those newsletters.)

— Changing the Face of the CPA Profession. Even as CPA candidate numbers dwindle, these vibrant new CPAs are making the profession their own. – Del Wright
(COMMENT: I passed the CPA examination on my first attempt in 1979 when I was 30 years old and i became a licensed CPA in 1981.)

— ‘A reminder of what human beings can be capable of’: a journey to the sites of America’s forgotten race massacres Bayeté Ross Smith’s project on the Red Summer of 1919 reveals ‘uncanny’ likeness to today’s political violence – Alvin Chang
(COMMENT: Ever-increasing, if you are an older White male Republican, the longer that your parents, your grandparents, your great grandparents, and the rest of your ancestors have been in America, the more that you are demonized, denigrated, and condemned as being a White supremacist, Nazi, KKK member, hater, racist, sexist, bigot, and even worse things who should be gotten rid of once and for all and who owes their income and net worth to their, to their parents’, to their grandparents’, to their great grandparents’, and to the rest of their ancestors’ discrimination against minorities, women, younger people, non-Christians, non-Protestants, non-Italian Americans, non-German Americans, LGBTQers, Trump-haters, moderates, liberals, Democrats, Libertarians, Greens, Independents, RINOs, non-married people, those who had less money than they had, criminals, boozers, gamblers, stoners, those whose ancestors have not been in America for a long time, etc.)

Author: David Diersen

The opinions that I express in GOPUSA ILLINOIS emails are based on experience that I have gained doing many things since 1948. I base my opinions on what I learned a) working for the federal government for almost 30 years -- Post Office 1966-1969, IRS 1971-1980, and GAO 1980-1997, serving on the Executive Committee of the Association of Government Accountants Chicago Chapter 1983-1996, and being a union member while I worked for the Post Office and IRS; b) earning an MBA from Loyola in 1976, a masters degree in accounting from DePaul in 1980, and a masters degree in financial markets and trading from IIT in 1997; c) passing the CPA examination on my first attempt in 1979 and passing the Certified Internal Auditor examination on my first attempt in 1981; c) serving as a Republican Precinct Committeeman since 1999, the GOPUSA Illinois Editor since 2000, the TAPROOT Republicans of Illinois Chairman 2005-2012, a member of the 2008 Illinois Republican Party (IRP) Platform and Resolutions Committee, a Wheaton Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Committee member 2003-2011, the Milton Township Republican Central Committee webmaster 2008-2010 and 2000-2004, an Illinois Center Right Coalition Steering Committee member 2003-2007, and an American Association of Political Consultants Midwest Chapter board member 2001-2004; d) attending the 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012, and 2016 IRP State Conventions as a delegate; e) being the subject of a nasty 4-page article in the February 1978 issue of Money Magazine; f) pursing litigation including Diersen v. GAO and Diersen v. Chicago Car Exchange; g) being married since 1978; h) living in Crete 1948-1972, in University Park 1972-1976, in Chicago 1976-1978, and in DuPage County, Milton Township, and Wheaton since 1978; and i) being baptized, raised, and confirmed as a Missouri Synod Lutheran.