The Daily Populous

Sunday February 12nd, 2023 day edition

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"I was raised as a Messianic Jew by my father,” Luna had told the Jewish Insider, clarifying that she identifies as a Christian.

“I am also a small fraction Ashkenazi.".

The Insider had interviewed Luna in reaction to the fact that Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, known for her "Jewish space laser" conspiracy, had endorsed Luna's candidacy for Congress.

"If she were antisemitic," asked Luna after claiming Ashkenazi roots, "why did she endorse me?".

“If I see it happening on the right, I’m the first person to condemn it and say, like, ‘Hey, that’s not cool.

"'Nazi Germany Registry' of Unvaccinated Americans: Think About It Like The Jewish Star,'" she tweeted.

The revelation of Luna's true heritage comes shortly after US Rep. George Santos was also revealed to have lied about being Jewish among other untruths he spread during his campaign. »

Montana airspace briefly closed, FAA blames radar anomaly

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The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) sent fighter aircraft to investigate but the aircraft "did not identify any object to correlate to the radar hits.

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) earlier on Saturday closed and then reopened airspace in Montana after temporarily barring flights in an area about 50 by 50 nautical miles (93 by 93 km) around Havre, Montana, near the Canadian border.

Three lawmakers said on Twitter there was an unidentified object seen in Montana airspace Saturday. »

I'm a wedding planner in Ukraine. I've adapted ceremonies to curfews and blackouts, and one bride asked for money toward a vehicle for her father's army unit instead of gifts.

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This as-told-to essay is based on a conversation with Oksana Bratseiko, a 29-year-old wedding planner at the Forever Bride Wedding Agency, who lives and works in Kyiv, Ukraine.

She'd already started fundraising on Instagram and raised the necessary total within a month of the wedding.

Yes, organizing a wedding at a time like this isn't easy, but it gives a boost to everyone's life. »

‘Far too early’ to say whether object shot down over Yukon came from China: minister - National

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Anand spoke after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Saturday afternoon he had ordered the object shot down after it violated Canadian airspace.

It is far too early in our analysis of the debris as we are still collecting,” Anand said Saturday.

Global News reported Saturday, citing three security sources, that NORAD was monitoring one or two more objects that may be potential spy balloons. »

McDonald's to remove 'tasteless' sign opposite Cornwall crematorium

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Burger giant McDonald's has said it will remove a "tasteless" sign opposite a crematorium in Cornwall after the unfortunate coincidental placement was pointed out by CornwallLive.

Although the advertising hoarding has caused hilarity among motorists who spot it on the busy A39, others fear it may upset grieving families.

The sign, advertising the fast food chain's McCrispy burger, is right next to a crematorium sign and has been placed on a bus stop directly opposite Penmount Crematorium on the road between Truro and Carland Cross. »