At approximately 5:10 p.m. on September 7, 2016, a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (NP) at Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas, heard screaming from an office adjacent to hers at Munson Army Health Center. The civilian NP ran into the hallway and found 26-year-old First Lieutenant Katie Ann Blanchard, an active duty Registered Nurse (RN) and mother of three, on fire from the waist up. The NP could see another coworker, 54-year-old Clifford Currie, in the office with Katie.
This article first appeared on the Brookings Institution site. At some point in 2019 (if not sooner) a Republican Senator may walk into the Oval Office and say to President Trump: “Mr. President, we don’t have the votes,” at which point the Trump presidency will end in a resignation or a conviction in the Senate. This scenario actually occurred forty-three years ago this summer when Republican Senator Barry Goldwater walked into the Oval Office and told Republican President Richard Nixon that they didn’t have the votes in the Senate to save his presidency.
The man ignored warning signs outside the cage and climbed over the fence to feed the bears milk.
Notre Dame has become the punchline to a bad joke over the last 12 months. From fringe contender for the College Football Playoff last August to 4-8 and a coach in Brian Kelly firmly entrenched on the hot seat, things have changed quite a bit in South Bend since Manti Te'o and Everett Golson led the Fighting Irish to the BCS National Championship Game following the 2012 season. Kelly is still blaming everybody but himself. In a story published Thursday by Matt Hayes of Bleacher Report, Kelly blamed fundraising during the season for a football-only facility on 2016's woes. "I was the absent professor," Kelly told Hayes. "I wasn't paying attention to the details that we needed. There were internal
DEAR CAROLYN: My wife and I got married two years ago. Even though we had been together for a long time, I was extremely reluctant to take the plunge. She’s smart and kind and beautiful, but I’ve just never felt “it” for her. About three years ago, I began an affair with my old ex from university. It caught me in a cycle of desire, guilt and rationalization which continued through my wedding. Now that we’ve been “just friends” for a while, she is beginning to fade out of my life, but I still think about her incessantly and have a constant heartache in the (admittedly relatively short) periods when I don’t hear from her. I have not told my wife about her, but I’m sure she knows that something’s
ROCHESTER, N.Y. - When Jarrod Kuhn returned home to Honeoye Falls on Sunday, following his trip to Charlottesville, Va., he was confronted by a harsh reality - one that many would argue he brought onto himself. Kuhn, one of the torchbearers to march alongside white nationalists at the rally at the University of Virginia on Friday night, had been identified in a photograph from the march and it was being shared at a rapid pace. In response to the march, which resulted in violence, thousands of people turned to social media to identify the men photographed at the scene in an effort to publicly shame them and inflict professional and personal consequence for their participation. Alt-right protestors