Only in America
A Washington state Republican legislator told an audience at a “God and Country” event to prepare for a civil war with “communists.” A recording of the event shows that Rep. Matt Shea said that America is no longer “a beacon of Christianity” because of “compromise,” and that “liberty must be kept by force.” Another speaker said Christians should buy an AR-15 and plenty of ammunition.
An Army veteran is being denied a driver’s license because his name is too common. David Ortiz, who was paralyzed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan, says Colorado DMV officials won’t issue him a license because of outstanding traffic tickets against other David Ortizes. “I have sacrificed enough,” Ortiz said. “I am being punished for simply having the same name as these other individuals.”