Former American President Abraham Lincoln.
The quote was originally in regards to the United States and the Civil War, but is just as poignant in light of events January 6, 2021.
JANUARY 11 IS THE 45TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ORIGINAL BIONIC WOMAN.
JANUARY 11 IS COMING OF AGE DAY IN JAPAN.
JANUARY 12 MARKS THE 55TH ANNIVERSARY OF
THE ADAM WEST-BURT WARD VERSION OF BATMAN.🦇
JANUARY 16 IS APPRECIATE A DRAGON🐉 DAY.
AM😷NGST EVENTS AROUND THE W🌍RLD THIS PAST WEEK…
World reaction to the storming of the American Congress January 6! (There are 2/TWO separate links in this item.)
THE TERRORIST REPORT…
*The Free Choice E-zine does not support terrorism, no matter what the “cause” or alleged “justification”. Thus we will only be posting news items in this section whenever terrorists are brought to justice.
THE CLIMATE CHANGE CHRONICLES…🌐
*FYI: There are coastal areas that accept used Christmas Trees to help rebuild sand dunes along the beach. Check with yours to see if this program is available in your area.
*FYI: Some zoos accept used Christmas Trees to help feed their animals. Check with yours to see if this program is available in your area.
*Brian Urquhart, an early member of the United Nations, has passed away.
*OFFICIAL: Actress Tanya Roberts (Charlie’s Angels, Sheena, That 70’s Show, more) has taken her last bow on life’s stage.
*Chef Kerry Vincent (The Food Network) is no longer with us.
*Singer/songwriter/poet/actor George Gerdes (credits too numerous to mention) has taken his last bow on life’s stage.
*Gerard Marsden, leader of Gerry and the Pace Makers, has passed away.
*Actress Barbara Shelley (Doctor Who, various Hammer Studio movies, more) has taken her last bow on life’s stage.
*Director Joan Micklin Silver (Hester Street, Between the Lines, more) is no longer with us.
*Author Eric Jerome Dickey (Milk in My Coffee, Liar’s Game, more) has passed away.
*Famed Chef Albert Roux is no longer with us.
*Actor Alan Igbon (Coronation Street, The Front Line, more) has taken his last bow on life’s stage.
*Famed reporter Neil Sheehan (Vietnam War, Pentagon Papers, more) has passed away.
*Actor John Richardson (She, 1 Million Years BC, more) has taken his last bow on life’s stage.
*Baseball⚾ legend Tommy Lasorda is no longer with us.
*Actress Marion Ramsey (Police Academy franchise, more) has taken her last bow on life’s stage.
*Actor Dearon “Deezer D” Thompson (ER, CB4, more) has taken his last bow on life’s stage.
*Singer/songwriter Jamie O’Hara (♫Grandpa♫, ♫Older Women♫) is no longer with us.
*Animator Dave Creek (Bob’s Burgers, Central Park, more) has passed away.
*Director Michael Apted (James Bond’s The World Is Not Enough, Gorillas In The Mist, much more) is no longer with us.
*Comic book artist Steve Lightle (various DC and Marvel titles/characters) has passed away.
*Director Steve Carver (Big Bad Mama, Capone, more) is no longer with us.
*Actor (Bret Maverick) singer/songwriter (♫Mama, Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Cowboys♫, more) Ed Bruce has passed away.
WITHIN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA…
AFTER THE VOTES WERE (RE)COUNTED…🗹🗹🗹
“Declare me the winner, or else!”—Trump to Georgia.
*Other than starting riots, Trump’s losing record continues. (There are 2/TWO separate links in this item.)
CAPITAL CHAOS: JANUARY 6, 2021
*What did Vice President Pence know and when??? Or did it matter??? (There are 3THREE/ separate links in this item.)
*The fallout, including the resignations of Mitch McConnell’s Transportation Secretary wife, FAA personnel, a West Virginia legislator, and Secretary of Education failure Betsy DeVos. (There are 5/FIVE separate links in this item.)
*Opinion: Trump's current state of mind.
*From surveillance footage and social media posts, suspects—like the "QAnon Shaman" and accomplice—are being identified and arrested, despite some claims otherwise. (There are 5/FIVE separate links in this item.)
Joe Biden was still confirmed as the President Elect anyway!
*While still disagreeing with the results, Trump now acknowledges Biden "won" the election but will NOT attend the inauguration. But Pence will. (There are 3/THREE separate links in this item.)
*Opinion: Trump’s next job???
😷THE US VERSUS COVID-19…
*The state of your state, from two different sources. (There are 2/TWO separate links in this item.)
*“Sad, but unfortunately true.”—Dr. Anthony Fauci.
*Social media outlets froze Trump’s accounts for his part in the Capital Chaos January 6. Facebook and Instagram INDEFINITELY! Twitter PERMANENTLY! (There are 3/THREE separate links in this item.)
IT’S FACT CHECK TIME!✅
MEANWHILE, IN CONGRESS…
Nancy Pelosi is (Democratic) Speaker of the House (of Representatives) again.
*Sorry Mitch McConnell. Republicans have lost control of the Senate!
*Macy’s is hoping to close 45 stores by Spring as part of their overall goal of 125 by 2023.
*DeVonta Smith won the Heisman Trophy.🏈
😀AND FINALLY, SOME GOOD NEWS…