18.06.19 Qq Tuesday

June 19, 2018
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“Illegal actions have and must have consequences. No more free passes, no more get out of jail free cards.”

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen defending the Trump Administration's "zero-tolerance" border policy while also calling on Congress to fix America's "broken immigration system."

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“Sometimes truth transcends party.”

Former First Lady Michelle Obama on Former First Lady Laura Bush's Washington Post op-ed criticizing the Trump administration's zero-tolerance immigration policy, which demands all adults attempting to cross the border illegally be arrested (thereby separating children from the adults they arrive with).
“In defending America, it is not enough to merely have an American presence in space, we must have American dominance in space…. We are going to have the Air Force, and we are going to have the Space Force.”

Pres. Trump directing the Pentagon to establish a 'space force' as the sixth branch of the Armed Forces.
“Researchers estimate that birds & mammals harbor anywhere from 631K to 827K unknown viruses that could potentially leap into humans.”

Ed Yong, The Atlantic "The Next Plague Is Coming. Is America Ready?" – A recent case of Plague (spread from rodents to fleas to humans) surfaced in Idaho, raising questions about America's preparedness for worst case scenarios.


“I thought it would be a nice way of improving my look well, obviously that all went to hell. I feel bad about it. I apologized for it…. That was a mistake.”

HRH Meghan Markle's father, Thomas Markle, to 'Good Morning Britain' on the infamous staged paparazzi photos he took in the days before the royal wedding. Markle said he agreed to take part in the photos in an attempt to change his image.

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