Connect with us

News

Joe Biden first shows up in Well Over Two Months

Published

on

Joe Biden first shows up in Well Over Two Months
  • In over two months, on Monday, Joe Biden made his first appearance on his Memorial Day laying a wreath in a veterans’ park near his house in Delaware.
  • The supposed Democrat President Designate has been running a substantial portion of his campaign out of his home in Wilmington after he suddenly cancelled the 10 March rally in Cleveland at the start of the coronavirus pandemic.

Biden wore a facial mask when he and Jill his wife laid a wreath of white flowers tied by a white bow and bowed their heads silently on the park when they came out Monday. He welcomed. He welcomed.

“These men and women never underestimate the hardships,” he said afterward. “Never, forget about it, ever.”

Biden told reporters, ‘I feel great to be out here,’ his words sneaking through the masks of his black clothes. His park visit was not announced, and he was not awaited by any crowd.

But Biden greeted an official of the county and an other man briefly, all with facial masks only a few steps apart. Then Biden yelled “Thank you for your service” to another bigger party nearby.

His campaign claims that Biden has often been in the park for Memorial Day, even though services have been canceled in the pandemic on Monday.

Although the presidential campaign was small, this appearance was a landmark, and became effectively frozen with the spread of coronaviruses.

Although there’s a doubt about the feasibility of traditional events, like rallies and presidential conventions, Biden does not spend almost five months entirely in the country until the elections.

Do you think that in November Biden has a chance?

The coronavirus has improved nearly every part of American society and modified the political terminology.

As a senator for many years and former vice president, Biden is trying to position himself to lead the country out of a crisis as a person with experience and compassion. He’s the leader who can lead an economic recovery later this year or in 2021. trump counters.

By building in his home a TV studio that can be used for news, late-night shows and interactive campaign activities, Biden has adjusted to coronavire.

In some cases, technical failures and other awful times have affected such efforts.

Several Democratic strategists are publicly afraid that by staying home, Biden gives Trump too much room. The president himself has essentially knocked Biden out of his basement for campaigning.

The aides of Biden say that they expect at some stage, including travel to battle nations, to return to their normal campaign activities. Nonetheless, they are not in a rush and tend to take advice from the health professionals and social gap guidelines of the authorities.

At 77, Biden is considered particularly vulnérable to the effects of coronavirus among the nation’s senior population — but Trump is 74 years old the following month.

“We ‘re never going to make any choices that are harmful to our personnel and voters,” campaign manager Jen O’Malley Dillon said in a recent speech, adding that “When safety permits, we ‘re not going to do that a day sooner.”

Trump hasn’t repeated his big rallies of 2016 and his 2016 bid, but in recent weeks he began to fly outside Washington. He went to Arizona to produce face masks and Michigan to produce medical and protection equipment at a Ford plant.

On the weekend, Trump even played golf in its club in Virginia, hoping that others would follow his lead and return to a seeming normal lifestyle.

The President had visited his privately owned golf club in West Palm Beach for the first time since March 8, on his own money-making house.

On March 11, the World Health Organisation, and two days later, the national emergency statement followed Trump, declared the virus as a pandemic.

Biden’s web campaign lost no time creating a distorted and remote picture of the golf course with Trump evoking photos of the epidemic ravaging the world as the number of People who had been infected by the pandemic rose to 100,000.

The video concluded with the statement: “The death toll continues to rise. The chairman plays golf.

Trump spent Memorial Day in Baltimore at Arlington National Cemetery and the Fort McHenry National Monument, and watched U.S. astronauts fly into space on Wednesday.

google news

Rajesh is a freelancer with a background in e-commerce marketing. Having spent her career in startups, He specializes in strategizing and executing marketing campaigns.

News

Pearl Harbor survivors gather on 80th anniversary of attack

Published

on

Pearl Harbor survivors gather on 80th anniversary of attack

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii — A few dozen survivors of Pearl Harbor and other veterans gathered Tuesday at the site of the bombing 80 years ago to remember those killed in the attack by Japan that launched the U.S. into World War II.

The USS Chung-Hoon, a guided missile destroyer, passed in front of the pier with its sailors “manning the rails,” or lining the ship’s edge, to honor the World War II veterans present.

David Russell, a 101-year-old from Albany, Oregon, who survived the attack while on the USS Oklahoma, stood to salute to the destroyer on behalf of the veterans.

Herb Elfring, 99, said he was glad to return to Pearl Harbor considering he almost didn’t live through the aerial assault.

“It was just plain good to get back and be able to participate in the remembrance of the day,” Elfring told reporters over the weekend.

Elfring was in the Army, assigned to the 251st Coast Artillery, part of the California National Guard on Dec. 7, 1941. He recalled Japanese planes flying overhead and bullets strafing his Army base at Camp Malakole, a few miles down the coast from Pearl Harbor.

Elfring, who lives in Jackson, Michigan, said he has returned to Hawaii about 10 times to attend the annual memorial ceremony hosted by the Navy and the National Park Service.

About 30 survivors and about 100 other veterans of the war joined him this year. Veterans stayed home last year due to the coronavirus pandemic and watched a livestream of the event instead. Most attendees this year wore masks.

They observed a moment of silence at 7:55 a.m., the same minute the attack began decades ago.

Navy Secretary Carlos Del Toro recounted in his keynote address how Petty Officer 1st Class Joe George tossed a line to the USS Arizona that six men trapped by fire in the battleship’s control tower used to cross to his ship, the USS Vestal. Five of the six survived. Among them was Donald Stratton of Red Cloud, Nebraska, who died last year. Del Toro said he recently met with Stratton’s family.

“We sometimes talk about our victory in World War II as though it was inevitable. Only a matter of time. But there was nothing inevitable about one sailor’s decision to toss that line,” Del Toro said.

He said it took millions of individual acts of valor and courage at home and overseas to get the nation through the war.

The bombing killed more than 2,300 U.S. troops. Nearly half — or 1,177 — were Marines and sailors serving on the USS Arizona.

David Dilks, 95, traveled to Hawaii from Hatfield, Pennsylvania, with his son-in-law. Dilks enlisted out of high school in 1944, going from playing basketball one day to serving in the Navy the next.

Dilks said his battleship, the USS Massachusetts, bombarded targets like Iwo Jima, Okinawa and the Philippines during the war.

He recalls one day in March 1945 when he and his shipmates were watching the movie “Stage Door Canteen” on the ship’s fantail when a loud noise interrupted the film. They then saw a Japanese kamikaze plane crash into the USS Randolph aircraft carrier next to them.

“We never had a movie up topside after that,” he said.

Sitting at Pearl Harbor on the 80th anniversary of the attack, he said he’s thinking in particular about those that died.

“All of the sailors and soldiers who fought here — you should be proud of them. But more proud of those who didn’t make it,” he said.

Several women who helped the war effort by working in factories have come to Hawaii to participate in the remembrance this year.

Mae Krier, who built B-17s and B-29s at a Boeing plant in Seattle, said it took the world a while to credit women for their work.

“And we fought together as far as I’m concerned. But it took so long to honor what us women did. And so of course, I’ve been fighting hard for that, to get our recognition,” said Krier, who is now 95. “But it was so nice they finally started to honor us.”

This year’s ceremony took place as a strong storm with extremely heavy rains hit Hawaii, flooding roads and downing power lines. The ceremony was conducted under a pier with a metal roof. Skies were overcast but it was not raining during the ceremony.

google news
Continue Reading

News

Denver weather: Will it finally snow this week? Here’s what to expect.

Published

on

Denver weather: Pleasant Saturday, windy Sunday, chance for snow Tuesday

It’s been a long time coming but Denver may finally get its first snow of the season. Although it’s very late and we’ve waited nearly a record number of days in between accumulating snows, the streak could come to an end this week.

The weather this season has been concerning. The overall lack of snow and precipitation, in general, is enough to have sent Denver back into severe drought. While the upcoming storm isn’t going to be a blockbuster, it is at least something and any kind of moisture is very much needed.

Denver as of Tuesday has gone 231 days without seeing measurable snow. The only year with a longer span between measurable snows in Denver was all the way back in 1887 when the city went 235 days without accumulating snow. With the way this forecast may pan out, it’s possible we could get a tenth of an inch of snow Thursday, which would snap the streak at 233 days. It is more likely Denver will receive measurable snow Friday, meaning we will fall one day shy of the all-time record. Regardless of when snow officially happens, it has been a very long time since Denver has seen snow.

The record latest date of the first snow in Denver has come and gone and is almost a distant memory at this point.

Latest first snow dates in Denver

1) 2021 — TBD
2) 1934 — Nov. 21
3) 1931 — Nov. 19
4) 2016 — Nov. 17
5) 1894 — Nov. 16

FORECAST

A cold front associated with this system will push across the region late Thursday night into Friday morning. Above-average temperatures are expected Thursday before the cold front moves in, so we have nice weather expected until then.

google news
Continue Reading

News

Avalanche leads NHL in scoring but ranks 27th in defense. “We got to be better defensively. Doesn’t matter who’s in net”

Published

on

Avalanche leads NHL in scoring but ranks 27th in defense. “We got to be better defensively. Doesn’t matter who’s in net”

NEW YORK — Jared Bednar’s demeanor after Monday’s 7-5 victory at Philadelphia bordered on somber. The Avalanche had just improved to 2-1-1 on its five-game road trip, but its head coach wasn’t too thrilled for the third time in four games.

Sure, the high-scoring Avs can score goals. They lead the NHL at 4.14 goals per game and have reached seven goals a league-high four times. But they rank 27th in goals-allowed (3.45) and they’ve given up more goals (20) than they’ve scored (19) on the trip, which concludes Wednesday against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden.

“I know what we’re selling in the locker room,” Bednar said of defensive structure. “I think our team has a real good idea on what we have to do to have success long-term, but it just doesn’t seem like we’re following through on it for 60 minutes.”

The structure appears off, with the Avs allowing far too many opportunities on their send of the ice so far this season. Colorado had a league-low 25.4 shots against average last season. Currently, it is allowing 30.3, tied for ninth.

Goaltending could also be part of the problem, although Bednar didn’t acknowledge that. Throughout the trip, Colorado has used two guys who were pegged to begin the season in the minors (Jonas Johansson and rookie Justus Annunen) while Darcy Kuemper recovers from an upper-body injury and Pavel Francouz completes his minor-league conditioning assignment.

Johansson has a .884 save percentage in eight appearances and Annunen is at .892 in two. Kuemper (.903) isn’t much better and Francouz has yet to play in the NHL this season after suffering a lower-body injury in the preseason.

“We got to be better defensively. Doesn’t matter who’s in net,” Bednar said.

Avs players realize the problem — particularly the two defensemen who spoke at the post-game news conference in Philly.

google news
Continue Reading

Trending