TN Senator Bob Corker Faces Questions About Incessant ‘Insider’ Trading, Matt Taibbi, Rolling Stone; Also see, WSJ here

Father Of Son Killed By Illegal Immigrant Slams Sanctuary States, Nick Givas, The Daily Signal

Family Bakery Put Out Of Business By Oregon Courts For Following Religious Beliefs, Rachel del Guidice, The Daily Signal

Trump’s Year Starting To Look Like A Big Win, Rich Lowry, New York Post

CS Commentary: If a Never-Trumper like Lowry is coming on board, maybe the momentum is finally shifting in Trump’s favor.

Best Known European Nations Supporting (Abstaining, Really) The US Jerusalem Move Are Poland, Hungary, and Romania, Townhall; Also see, List Of Nations Against US; Also see, List Of Nations With US

The Big Lie Starts To Crumble As Feds Release Immigrant Crime Data, Scott Morefield, Townhall

Blackout On Obama-Hezbollah Scandal Confirms American Media Bias Of Historic Proportions, David Harsanyi, New York Post

 

Editor’s Choice


How This Rock Star And His Televangelist Wife Influence The White House, Josh Shepherd, The Federalist

Insanity Insanity – Media And Democrats Salivate To Impeach The President, Bill O’Reilly Staff

Trump’s Revolution In National Security And Foreign Policy, Newt Gingrich, Fox News

Get Ready For Big Republican Victory In 2018, Or, How CBS Mis-Reported Tax Bill Effects, Newt Gingrich, Fox News

How To Determine If You Should Talk About Politics In Public, Scott Adams, Dilbert.com

How President Trump May Prevent War With North Korea, Scott Adams, dilbert.com

10 Visual Reasons From 2017 You Should Not Watch Fake News On MSNBC, CNN, Or Most Of Mainstream Media, The Federalist; Also see, 90% Of Media Stories Negative On Trump The Last 3 Months, Matt Vespa, Townhall

Wake Up America! Stop Enabling The Palestinian Movement And Their Propaganda [Or, How America Helped A Terrorist State To Become A ‘Respected’ Global Player], Elan Journo, The Federalist


 

Tax Reform Passes – Here’s What’s In It, WNEP; Also see, In One Chart – Here’s What’s In Final Tax Reform Bill, The Daily Signal

150  Trump Accomplishments In 300 Days, WMD

Updated List Of Laws Hilary Clinton Has Potentially Violated, Hannity/Giuliani, Fox News

 

Israel and the world


If History Doesn’t Convince You Socialism Is Bankrupt And Dangerous, Then Venezuela Should, Jarrett Stepman, The Daily Signal

Shin Bet: We Foiled 400 Hamas Attacks In Judea And Samaria In 2017, Breaking Israel News

Palestinian Lies Have Determined Israel’s Destiny – It’s Time For A Change, Caroline Glick

Why The New York Times Is Wrong About Trump And UN Ambassador Nikki Haley, Caroline Glick

The Secret Backstory Of How Obama Let Hezbollah And Iran Off The Hook, Josh Meyer, Politico

 

Short Videos


It Is Totally Untrue That Illegal Immigrants Commit Less Crime Than Average Americans, Tucker Carlson, Fox News

The Iran-Hezbollah Deal Was ‘The Obamacare’ Of Obama’s Second Term – He Lied About It Too, Hannity, Fox News

 

Videos/Podcasts


The Future Of Bitcoin: Ronnie Moas on Bad Crypto

 

Common Sense Interpretation


Briefs

Mainstream Media Spins Tax Reform Benefits As ‘Fantasy,’ Mike Huckabee, mikehuckabee.com

Is This The Poisoned Roots Of Attempt To Pin ‘Russia-gate’ On Trump?, Mike Huckabee, mikehuckabee.com

Articles

Why Christians Should Love Trump’s Tweets, Seaborn Hall, Common Sense Politics

What If All The Conspiracy Theories Are A Conspiracy? Pizzagate, the Scalise Shooting, and Fake News: How To Know What To Believe, Seaborn Hall, Common Sense Politics

 

More Common Sense


ProphecySee Common Sense Prophecy for multiple predictions – up to 11 years prior to events – that Trump would become U.S. President; Also see, Shake, Expose, Transfer – Neville Johnson’s 2014 prophecy about a shaking coming to America that will bring exposure and judgment in all arenas.

Culture: Most Expensive College In Every State, Thomas Frohlich, 24/7; How To Start Organizing Your Life With A Bullet Journal, Bethany Mandel, The Federalist

Money: The Top Ten Investment Articles For 2017, Advisor Perspectives; Also see, The Top Ten Best Investment Articles You Probably Missed, Advisor Perspectives

Cryptocurrencies: Bitcoin Among Year’s Top Searches, Google Data Says, Wolfie Zhao, Coindesk; Also see, A Strategy For When To Sell Bitcoin, Barry Ritholtz, Bloomberg; Also see, From $900 To $20,000: Bitcoin’s Historic 2017 Rise Re-visited, Stan Higgins, Coindesk; Also see, What Wall Street Said About Bitcoin In 2017, Nikhilesh De, Coindesk

Three Obscure Cryptocurrencies To Watch, Nathan Reiff, Investopedia

Understanding The Retail Bitcoin Exchange Coinbase And Its Professional Trading Sister, GDAX, Jack Tatar, The Balance; Also see, Coinbase Vs. GDAX, The Merkle; Also see, GDAX Vs. Coinbase Comparison, Coin Central; Also see, Coinbase Review: Safe Way To Buy Cryptocurrency? Coin Central; Also see, Kraken Exchange Review, Coin Central; Also see, Kraken vs. Bittrex Exchange Comparison, Coin Central

Crypto Videos: Is Bitcoin In A Bubble? Canadian Broadcasting Network; Also see, The Debate On Bitcoin Rages, Fox Business; Also see, Bitcoin: Ronnie Moas On ‘Mornings With Maria’, Fox Business

Health/Fitness: Dear Uber Driver, Please Stop Using Air Fresheners Immediately, Dr. Axe

Sports: Why The Patriots Win – Their System Is Better, The Herd, Fox Sports; Ranking the Top 15 Free Agents in MLB 2018, Ryan Fagan, Sporting News

Music: An Esoteric’s Top 50 Pop Songs Of 2017, Berny Belvedere, The Federalist. CS Commentary: If they are all as bad as his #1, then his tastes are much different than ours. But, maybe you’ll agree with him.

Movies: Free People Can Take Pride In Churchill’s ‘Darkest Hour,’ Jarrett Stepman, The Daily Signal

Star Wars ‘The Last Jedi’ Is A Great Movie, Period, Holly Scheer, The Federalist; Also see, Star Wars ‘The Last Jedi’ Beats ‘Force Awakens’ Among Critics, By Anousha Sakoui, Bloomberg; Also see, ‘The Last Jedi’ Is a Good Movie Wrapped Around a Bad Movie, Ben Domenech, The Federalist

TV: Nancy Pelosi Sits Down To Write Tonight’s Jimmy Kimmel Monologue, The Babylon Bee

Hollywood’s Top 100 TV Shows Of All Time, Hollywood Reporter

CS Commentary: The emphasis on ‘Hollywood’ here, that is, it is a very liberal list and not exactly accurate in our opinion. Dexter at #37 and The Americans in the #90’s? They should both be in the top 20. But, still useful as a tool for some good viewing.

Books: The Federalist’s Notable Books For 2017, The Federalist Staff

Quotes of the Month:

“It takes considerable knowledge just to realize the extent of your own ignorance.” —Thomas Sowell

“Truth will ultimately prevail where there is pains to bring it to light.” — George Washington