New pro football league wanted Colin Kaepernick, but his price tag was too high

New pro football league wanted Colin Kaepernick, but his price tag was too high

by WorldTribune Staff, February 17, 2019 Looking for a high profile star for its new league, the Alliance of American Football (AAF) sought out Colin Kaepernick – but the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback’s asking price was too high. According to the Associated Press, Kaepernick wanted $20 million or more to consider playing with the […]

‘Stupidest NY Times article of all time’: Mary Poppins chimney sweeps dance ‘racist’

‘Stupidest NY Times article of all time’: Mary Poppins chimney sweeps dance ‘racist’

by WorldTribune Staff, February 4, 2019 In Disney’s Mary Poppins, character Bert/Mr. Dawes Sr. says: “Winds in the east, there’s a mist coming in, like something is brewing, about to begin.” What’s brewing, according to Daniel Pollack-Pelzner, a professor of English/Gender Studies/Shakespeare at Linfield College in Oregon, is that Mary Poppins, played by Dame Julie Andrews, […]

Survey: Half of all doctors weigh quitting over dangerous insurance policies, red tape

Survey: Half of all doctors weigh quitting over dangerous insurance policies, red tape

by WorldTribune Staff, January 29, 2019 The current state of health insurance and regulations in the United States has physicians so stressed that nearly half are considering changing careers while two-thirds would recommend against pursuing a career in medicine, a study found. The Aimed Alliance also found that nearly nine in ten doctors believe barriers […]

Think tank: ‘Gender integration’ of Marines’ basic training is a bad idea

Think tank: ‘Gender integration’ of Marines’ basic training is a bad idea

by WorldTribune Staff, January 23, 2019 The Marine Corps caved to political correctness when it announced for the first time in history that a platoon of 50 enlisted female recruits would be housed and trained alongside five male platoons, a military watchdog group said. “Remember, these are very young green recruits. If you introduce gender […]

Study: Too much, too little sleep can lead to heart disease

Study: Too much, too little sleep can lead to heart disease

by WorldTribune Staff, January 21, 2019 Six hours of quality sleep per night is the minimum needed to help keep your heart healthy, according to a new study. Chronic lack of sleep and poor sleep quality raise the odds of fatty plaque accumulation in arteries – a condition known as atherosclerosis – which increases the odds of heart attack and stroke, according to the […]

Study of obits finds religious people live 4 years longer than non-religious

Study of obits finds religious people live 4 years longer than non-religious

by WorldTribune Staff, January 18, 2019 A study of more than 1,000 obituaries from around the United States found that people with religious affiliations lived nearly four years longer than those with no religious ties. The researchers took into account gender and marital status, two factors that have strong effects on lifespan. The study examined […]

Warning from Moscow: Tech gadgets could make humanity tool of anti-Christ

Warning from Moscow: Tech gadgets could make humanity tool of anti-Christ

by WorldTribune Staff, January 9, 2019 Humans’ dependence on smartphones and other modern gadgets could pave the way for the coming of the anti-Christ, the leader of the Russian Orthodox Church said. Patriarch Kirill, in an interview on state-run television on Jan. 7, warned that the widespread use of devices connected to the Internet has […]