First Right: Monday, April 17, 2017


04/17/2017 05:23 CDT


EASTER JOY AND HORROR AS GOOGLE IGNORES MOST SOLEMN DAY OF WORLD’S LARGEST AND MOST IMPORTANT RELIGION; TRUMP SET TO VISIT BADGER STATE AS WH CONSIDERS PARIS CLIMATE DEAL


TODAY’S TOP 10

DESPITE BOMBINGS, EGYPT’S CHRISTIAN church celebrates Easter. Daily Beast.

  • The hope of Easter amid world of woe. Boston Herald.

  • Trump and family attend church in Florida. Breitbart.

  • Horror in Cleveland as elderly man gunned down on Facebook. Fox 8 Cleveland.

  • Google ignores Easter — most solemn day of most popular religion in the world. Hidden Americans.

TRUMP TO MAKE FIRST VISIT TO WISCONSIN as president. Will visit Snap-On Tools in Kenosha on Tuesday. ABC 7 Chicago.

IRAN’S AHMADINEJAD sees no threat from United States. Associated Press.

AMERICAN FLAG IS POLITICAL, according to NBC sports writer. The Blaze.

REPORT SAYS WH OFFICIALS TO MEET this week to discuss whether U.S. should remain in the Paris climate deal. Daily Caller.

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT COLLECTS RECORD amount of taxes as debt continues to grow. CNS News.

FORMER CLINTON ADVISOR STEPHANOPOULOS says media shouldn’t give air time to politicians who won’t “accept reality.” NewsBusters.

RESEARCH FIRM BEHIND DUBIOUS TRUMP DOSSIER refusing to answer Senate committee’s questions. Daily Caller.

SOLAR POWER IS EXPENSIVE, UNRELIABLE and environmentally destructive. Power Line.

NPR CONTINUES TO SPREAD DEBUNKED LIE that Planned Parenthood offers mammograms. NewsBusters.


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COMMENTARY WORTH READING


VIDEO WORTH WATCHING

  • Woodward: Trump is a pragmatist. Staff set up to provide options. Real Clear Politics.

  • McMaster cagey about military option against North Korea. Real Clear Politics.

  • Panetta says Obama signaled weakness to world by not enforcing red line in Syria. NTK Network.


RATHER THEY GET CHOPPED UP BY WIND TURBINES

  • MSNBC frets about birds and bats not flying over border wall. Townhall.

TWEETS OF NOTE

  • (@carrieunderwood) "Don’t be alarmed,” he said. “You are looking for Jesus the Nazarene, who was crucified. He has risen! He is not here." Mark 16:6 Hallelujah Tweet.

  • (@CollinRugg) When liberals start dressing like ISIS because they don't like Donald Trump, you know you voted for the right person. #Berkeley. Tweet.


DRUDGE LEAD AT TIME OF EMAIL

  • FACEBOOK KILLER FUGITIVE;'I MURDERED 15’; EASTER SUNDAY HORROR Drudge.