Maddow’s lawyers argued that the news star’s statement was “rhetorical hyperbole, incapable of being proved true or false.” But, it can be proven false. Maddow, a graduate of Stanford and Oxford Universities and a Rhodes Scholar, is not the sort of person an audience would expect to misuse the word “literally.”
Fidel Alejandro Villegas, the police chief in a small town in the state of Chihuahua, was arrested following the massacre of three women and six children from Mormon families who were dual citizens of Mexico and America. Mexican law enforcement has long been criticized for being on the payroll of the drug cartels.
Seattle Public Schools sent out a warning to parents that thousands of students could be banned from returning to school after Christmas break if they are not up to date on their vaccinations. “Personal” or “philosophical” exemptions for the MMR vaccine were eliminated by Washington state lawmakers in May of 2019.