BULLYING HAS TO STOP!
BAN BOOK BANNINGS AND BURNINGS!
GET VACCINATED, WEAR YOUR MASK😷
& BEWARE ANY VERSION OF
JANUARY 7 IS TRICOLOUR (FLAG) DAY IN ITALY.
JANUARY 7 IS OLD ROCKS DAY.
JANUARY 13 IS RUBBER DUCKY DAY, VIA SESAME STREET.
AM😷NGST EVENTS AROUND THE W🌍RLD THIS PAST WEEK…
COVID and its variants continue to be a global problem. (There are 3/THREE separate links in this item.)
*The COVID state of the world, as of January 7, 2023.
*The global M(onkey) Pox status, as of January 7, 2023.
THE RUSSIA UKRAINE WAR!
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…🌐
*Opinion: The World versus Plastics.
*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.
*The innocent lives lost during the Russian invasion of the Ukraine.
*Professional golfer🏌 Barry Lane has passed away.
*Comic book writer/historian Lou Mougin is no longer with us.
*Professional racer🏎 Ken Block has passed away.
*Former professional football🏈 referee Art McNally is no longer with us.
*Music Editor Chris Ledesma (The Simpsons for its first 33 seasons, more) has passed away.
*Writer Fay Weldon (The Life and Loves of a She-Devil, Splitting, more) is no longer with us.
*Actor Earl Boen (The Terminator franchise, various video games, more) has taken his last bow on life’s stage.
*Former professional baseball⚾ players Bill Campbell and Nate Colbert are no longer with us. (There are 2/TWO separate links in this item.)
*Film producer James D. Brubaker (Rocky 1, Bruce Almighty, more) has passed away.
*Former astronaut Walter Cunningham (Apollo 7) has returned to the stars.
*Fred White, co-founding drummer for Earth, Wind, and Fire has passed away.
WITHIN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA…
*Former President Trump declared a “national emergency” to build his border wall, separating families upon apprehension. President Joseph Biden nullified the emergency, but other matters pertaining to these issues still have to be dealt with.
*Where things stand at the moment, including Title 42. (There are 2/TWO separate links in this item.)
NOTE: While we are doing our best to provide coverage, the above is a serious ongoing issue. Especially since no one has yet to fully discuss the health and safety of all the detainees as well as the various costs under Donald Trump of separating families and who is truly responsible for the deaths of FIVE detainees (known to date), let alone if anyone might actually be making a profit from this situation.
CAPITAL CHAOS: JANUARY 6, 2021>AFTERMATH
*Analysis: The Republican Party’s pending Congressional agenda for the new session. (There are 2/TWO separate links in this item.)
ROE V. WADE OVERTURN>AFTERMATH
😷THE US VERSUS COVID-19…
😷THE US VERSUS M(ONKEY) POX…
*The state of your state, M(onkey) Pox wise.
MEANWHILE, IN CONGRESS…
*Analysis: Will Kevin McCarthy become Speaker of the House??? (There are 2/TWO separate links in this item.)
*But McCarthy finally got the position. Related news stories further down initial post on link.
*Analysis: Yet what if there was NO Speaker???
*January 11 marks the 50th anniversary of American League of Major League Baseball⚾ establishing the Designated Hitter Rule. The National League would adopt the measure in 2022.
😀AND FINALLY, SOME GOOD NEWS…
*THE FREE CHOICE E-ZINE WOULD LIKE TO THANK ITS LOYAL READERSHIP FOR GRANTING US 2,973 PAGE VIEWS IN DECEMBER 2022.