This week, more soldiers and LEOs were killed, died, passed away, are no longer, (insert euphemism here) around the globe, and all by a Ruling King!
In Brazil police killings are at a record high: https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/12/19/brazil-police-killings-record-high-rio#
There was a little stabbing incident outside a Nashville bar, barely made a blip UNTIL the press found out one of those fatally stabbed was the brother of 49ers’ C.J. Beathard: https://www.yahoo.com/sports/brother-of-49-ers-cj-beathard-fatally-stabbed-outside-nashville-bar-200315735.html?ncid=other_mailntkcue_vsrmqv1pcd0
There was a huge fire yesterday which killed several in Las Vegas: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/12/21/us/las-vegas-fire.html?smtyp=cur&smid=tw-nytimes last year the shooting, this year the fire. Perhaps they should stop calling themselves Sin City!
There were more dead in the India protests this week: https://www.wibw.com/content/news/Death-toll-in-India-citizenship-law-protests-climbs-to-17-566401651.html
A mall shooting saw two teenagers arrested this week, in Atlanta: https://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/georgia-teenagers-arrested-weekend-mall-shooting-67744422?cid=social_twitter_abcn
There was a shoot-out at or near the Russia Security Agency which may or may not have resulted in some casualties but we can’t know those specific details because, well…: https://www.npr.org/2019/12/19/789757213/gunfire-rings-out-near-russian-security-services-headquarters-in-moscow
When the Boeing Starliner launched NASA was all about sharing the footage until something went amiss, and they cut the feed: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/boeing-starliner-launch-nasa-mission-iss-tracking-where-space-a9255006.html thankfully no humans are on that ship.
The largest group which helped elect POTUS has turned on him like a nasty piece of diseased meat in the belly: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/dec/19/trump-evangelical-christian-magazine-impeachment those “Christians”.
The International Criminal Court has moved closer to investigating Israel: https://www.axios.com/international-criminal-court-investigation-israel-2a27a7b7-37b4-4d5c-b30e-c0c4c3fcfd21.html it’s only taken them FIVE YEARS to get this far.
As world-wide idolatry ratchets up Bethlehem is gearing up for it’s busiest Xmas in years (keep reading for more crimes for which Israel should be investigated): https://time.com/5752224/bethlehem-christmas/?amp=true&__twitter_impression=true
Due to the fire at Notre Dame, this will be the first Xmas midnight service they have missed in CENTURIES: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-7813109/amp/Notre-Dame-Cathedral-miss-Christmas-centuries.html?__twitter_impression=true
Recall the Uber sexual assaults disclosed over this past year? This week Uber agreed to pay $4.4M to settle EEOC sexual harassment & retaliation charge: https://techcrunch.com/2019/12/18/uber-agrees-to-pay-4-4-million-to-settle-eeoc-sexual-harassment-and-retaliation-charge/ and then they were kicked straight out of Germany: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-court/german-court-bans-ubers-ride-hailing-services-in-germany-idUSKBN1YN171 but maybe not in that specific order.
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In case you thought POTUS was starting to show some signs of sanity, WRONG. He is going to establish Space Force as a sixth branch of the military: https://www.stripes.com/news/us/space-force-will-start-small-but-let-trump-claim-a-big-win-1.611910 rumors have it that Marvel Comics and George Lucas Studios will support the start-up budget. It’s a collaboration, really. That should be the reason he was “impeached” by the House of Representatives, but it was for way more boring reasons: https://people.com/politics/donald-trump-impeached-by-house-of-representatives/?utm_medium=browser&utm_source=people.com&utm_content=20191219&utm_campaign=468327
A “church” leader and professor in NE Missouri has been charged with patronizing prostitution after allegedly trying to solicit and 18-year-old man on Grindr with offers of an Arby’s card and gas money: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/amp/ncna1104441?__twitter_impression=true
Someone is finally calling Israel on their stingy and criminal ways. This is all about them hoarding the Jordan River: http://theconversation.com/israel-is-hoarding-the-jordan-river-its-time-to-share-the-water-126906
Multiple people were injured when two cruise ships (from the same company) crashed near Cozumel, Mexico: https://www.msn.com/en-us/video/viral/multiple-injured-after-carnival-cruise-ship-runs-into-sister-ship-near-cozumel-mexico/vi-BBYcQMW?ocid=U508DHP
Psalms 37:1 Fret not thyself because of evildoers, neither be thou envious against the workers of iniquity.