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Tennessee Store Owner Bans ‘The Homosexual People’ After Marriage Ruling (Video)

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Watch as a Tennessee store owner defends displaying a “No Gays Allowed” sign in his store window. “They gladly stand for what they believe in, why can’t I?” 

In response to the Supreme Court’s ruling that marriage equality is the law of the land, Jeff Amyx, the owner of Amyx Hardware and Roofing Supplies in Washburn, Tennessee, proudly displayed a “No Gays Allowed” sign in the front of his business.

“They gladly stand for what they believe in, why can’t I?” Amyx told WBIR. “They believe their way is right, I believe it’s wrong. But yet I’m going to take more persecution than them because I’m standing for what I believe in.”

The community quickly retaliated against the storeowner on social media. The company’s page on Yellow Pages is now filled with one star reviews and cheeky comments such as, “Tried ordering saloon doors for a remodel job. Owner said he didn’t sell doors that swung both ways,” and “I went in and asked for a stopcock and a reamer. They threw me out!” A boycott page has also been set up on Facebook.

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On Tuesday, the sign was replaced with a new sign stating, “We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone who would violate our rights of freedom of speech & freedom of religion.” Amyx added his signature on the bottom of the sign.

Amyx, claims he has nothing against “the homosexual people,” as he told WATE, and according to the New York Daily News, he has offered to read gay people passages from the Bible at his store.

“I don’t hate people,” Amyx said. “It’s not the people I hate, it’s the sin that I hate.”

 

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RNC’s Attack on Biden Backfires – Internet Cheers Old Photo of Joe Holding His Young Son in His Arms

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RNC Rapid Response Director Steve Guest on Monday tweeted a photo of a young Joe Biden, cradling in his arms either Hunter Biden or his now-late son, Beau Biden. In the decades-old image the young child is wearing a Washington Redskins hat.

Guest appended a question to his tweet: “Hey Joe Biden are you still a Redskins fan?”

Early Monday the Redskins announced they are “retiring” their team’s racist name, amid tremendous pressure from the left.

The attack backfired, as many on social media fell for the endearing photo of the young U.S. Senator in a warm, very personal moment with his child.

It’s not clear exactly how old the photo is, but Biden lost his one-year old daughter, Naomi, and his wife in a car accident around the time the photo would have been taken.

Guest quickly deleted the tweet, but not before it generated tremendous outrage.

Undisturbed and unapologetic, Guest claimed there was a good chance the child in the photo was “Hunter Biden, Joe Biden’s crack smoking son who was administratively discharged from the Navy for testing positive for cocaine and who has abused his dad’s elected position to get rich off the Chinese Communist Party.”

Calling the “family moment” an “odd choice for an attack,” Talking Points Memo adds: “Just last month, Biden posted the photo and others on his Facebook page under a note about Father’s Day.”

The internet trounced Guest for his ugly attack.

 

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‘Fundamentally Evil’: Former Acting Solicitor General Says ‘Even Nixon’ Would Not Have Commuted Stone’s Sentence

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Former acting Solicitor General Neal Katyal blasted President Donald Trump on Monday, calling his commutation of Roger Stone’s sentence Friday night “lawless” and “fundamentally evil.” Katyal, a law professor at Georgetown, noted that even President Richard Nixon would not have commuted Stone’s sentence.

“This is the essence of the abuse of his constitutional powers,” Katyal noted on MSNBC’s “Deadline Whitehouse.”

“Here you’ve got Trump doing what even Nixon was afraid to do.”

Katyal went on to say Trump “botched” Stone’s commutation, and  “a future Justice Dept. can indict” both Roger Stone and Donald Trump after the president leaves office.

“Stone can be re-prosecuted, he can be re-prosecuted easily by the states,” Katyal revealed, rattling off a list of all the “places Stone’s crimes occurred.”

He could also be re-prosecuted by the DOJ under a different president.

“It wasn’t even a complete erasure.”

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Watch: Trump Insists He’s Already Saved Millions of Lives But ‘You’re Losing a Lot of Lives by Keeping Things Closed’

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President Donald Trump held a rambling roundtable Monday afternoon, wrongly declaring that he has already saved millions of lives during the coronavirus pandemic, and insisting that children return to school in the fall.

After being told Los Angeles just announced all fall public school classes will be held online, New York is delaying the start of school, and summer school teachers have died after contracting coronavirus, President Trump interrupted a questioner and dismissively declared, “Yeah, the schools should be opened. Schools should be opened. Kids want to go to school.”

He even claimed, “You’re losing a lot of lives by keeping things closed,” although he did not explain how.

“We did the right thing we saved millions of lives,” Trump added, “we saved millions of lives. Had we not done the initial closure, we would have had two – Mike and I were talking about it – two to three million lives lost. But we did that, so we’re at about 135,000, and we’ll be at, somewhat higher than that by the time it ends.”

“We would have lost two million, three million lives had we not done it,” Trump claimed.

Trump once declared if there were only 60,000 coronavirus deaths he will have done a “good job.” So far about 135,000 people in the U.S have died from the virus.

His claim he blocked people from China from entering the U.S. is false. Tens of thousands poured into the United States because his executive order was weak. In fact, the AP reported it was “more like a sieve.”

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