"I kind of dominated the match if I'm being honest," Fitch told WGHP. Fitch is a senior at Uwharrie Charter High School in Asheboro. Fitch ended the season with a 54-4 record and won the Most Outstanding Wrestler Award in the 1A classification. Fitch placed fourth in the state in 2019. "I'm just glad I can be a role model for people younger than me and it's so insane to be inspiring to others. To think that others look up to me is kind of crazy." read more
New findings from The Economist show that women under 45 make up a larger share of Bernie Sanders' base than do men in their same age group, contradicting a popular narrative that says the 2020 Democratic candidate's supporters are overwhelmingly white and male, to the virtual exclusion of other groups. This narrative often hinges on the "Bernie Bro," a term Atlantic writer Robinson Meyer coined during the 2016 election to describe a type of mansplaining internet harasser that some came to see as representative of all Sanders voters. Bernie Bros were a "mob" flooding the Twitter mentions of Hillary Clinton supporters; they were "sexist," even "enthusiastically" so; and they were loud and aggressive when expressing their uncompromising support for their candidate.
That's right, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's wife Elaine Chao has just steered $20 million to Lisa Murkowski's home state of Alaska " just a few days after Murkowski fell in line and voted with McConnell to acquit Donald Trump. This is bribery at its worst. To give you an idea of just how negative the reaction to Murkowski has been, her tweet got about five hundred likes, and about seven thousand negative comments. We should all remember this when Murkowski faces a Democratic challenger for her Senate seat in 2022.
Actor Robert Conrad, best known for 1960s and '70s television series "The Wild, Wild West," "Baa Baa Black Sheep" and "Hawaiian Eye," died Saturday in Malibu, California, of heart failure, a spokesman for his family said. He was 84. read more
Longest-ever border smuggling tunnel found stretching between Tijuana and San Diego, officials say Border officials share details of smuggling tunnel Tunnel extends 4,309 feet from Tijuana, Mexico to San Diego, California