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  • RBI may not give a damn to US branding India currency manipulator

    04/16/2018 6:45:23 AM PDT · by ptsal · 2 replies
    The Economic Times ^ | 18-Apr-2018 | staff
    [Appears to be sourced from Bloomberg]See article.
  • Media Buries Bombshell On Clinton Investigation In Comey Book

    04/16/2018 6:39:57 AM PDT · by Liberty7732 · 28 replies
    There is almost no news in the James Comey book. It’s a self-absorbed diatribe by a petty man who botched virtually everything he touched in the past two years; full of known innuendo, known misconceptions, known deceits and known untruths. As Nate Silver, a man of the left, suggested, it’s title should more accurately be “A Higher Royalty.” But the media — oh the media! — they just cannot stop giddily reporting on how Comey calls Trump “unethical” and “untethered from the truth” and acting like a Mafia “boss.” This is essentially name-calling from a guy who has made it...
  • VANITY: Are Citizen Arrests legal?

    04/16/2018 6:38:28 AM PDT · by spacewarp · 49 replies
    Self | 4/16/2018 | Paul Rivers
    I remember that citizen arrests were considered legal at one point, but I don't know if they are anymore. And if they are, does that apply to members of Congress when we're clearly seeing them perform acts of treason and sedition? If they are, what is the process? Do we have to have a warrant? Or just approach the subject, inform them they are being arrested for sedition and treason, and then deliver them to the nearest police station?
  • Proverb A Day, Proverb 16 [Prayer and Meditation]

    04/16/2018 6:36:37 AM PDT · by OneVike · 2 replies
    Bible NKJV ^ | 900 B.C. | Solomon
    Key words: Proverb 16 (NKJV) Wisdom Is Better Than Gold 01 The preparations of the heart belong to man, 00 But the answer of the tongue is from the LORD. 02 All the ways of a man are pure in his own eyes, 00 But the LORD weighs the spirits. 03 Commit your works to the LORD, 00 And your thoughts will be established. 04 The LORD has made all for Himself, 00 Yes, even the wicked for the day of doom. 05 Everyone proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD; 00 Though they join forces, none will...
  • Trail of James Comeys Dirt on Loretta Lynch Discovered Within IG Report on Andrew McCabe

    04/16/2018 6:34:59 AM PDT · by libstripper · 24 replies
    Conservative Treehouse ^ | April 15, 1018 | Suondance
    A very interesting development is unfolding as a result of internet researcher TracyBeanz [Twitter HERE YouTube HERE] and some insightful dot connecting by those following. The outline begins via a relatively under-reported accusation about former Attorney General Loretta Lynch by former FBI Director James Comey in his upcoming book. According to ABC News Comey writes in A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies and Leadership, that he became the public face of the investigation partly because of a mysterious development which he felt could cast serious doubt on Lynchs independence.
  • Sound Off Connecticut With Jim Vicevich,M-F,9AM-12NOONPM,EDT,WTIC AM,April 16-20,2018

    04/16/2018 6:29:13 AM PDT · by Biggirl
    Sound Off Connecticut With Jim Vicevich ^ | April 16, 2018 | Jim Vicevich
    Good Morning And Welcome!
  • Kids are suing Gov. Rick Scott to force Florida to take action on climate change

    04/16/2018 6:28:34 AM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 78 replies
    Miami Herald ^ | April 16, 2018 | by Alex Harris
    Florida Gov. Rick Scott doesn't talk about climate change. He notoriously declared "I'm not a scientist" when asked his thoughts on humanity's well-documented impact on the warming planet, banned the phrase in his administration (a charge he denies) and backed up President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris accord. On Monday, an unusual group intends to sue Scott for ignoring the climate threat: Kids. Seven young Florida residents the youngest is 10, the oldest is 20, and one is a University of Miami marine science student are the named plaintiffs in a lawsuit that seeks to force...
  • How the science of persuasion could change the politics of climate change

    04/16/2018 6:22:34 AM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 49 replies
    MIT Technology Review ^ | April 16, 2018 | by James Temple
    Jerry Taylor believes he can change the minds of conservative climate skeptics. After all, he helped plant the doubts for many in the first place. Hes president of the Niskanen Center, a libertarian-leaning Washington, DC, think tank he founded in 2014. He and his colleagues there are trying to build support for the passage of an aggressive federal carbon tax, through discussions with Washington insiders, with a particular focus on Republican legislators and their staff. Lesson one: Pick the right targets Political scientists consistently find that mass opinion doesnt drive the policy debate, so much as the other way around....
  • DHS Says Cities Hid 142 Suspected Gang Members From Deportation

    04/16/2018 6:13:58 AM PDT · by davikkm · 21 replies
    breitbart ^ | NEIL MUNRO
    City and country governments ignored federal detainer requests and released 142 suspected members of MS-13 and other criminal gangs in the eight months up to June 2017, says a report from the Department of Homeland Security to the Senates judiciary committee. The gang release data is the agencys most up-to-date, according to the agency, which delivered the answers in response to routine oversight questions by committee members. The data does not cover any releases after June 19, 2017, when city governments escalated their opposition to the legal deportation of illegal migrants in their cities and counties. Currently, the Department of...
  • Aptos teacher pioneers inclusive sex-ed curriculum

    04/16/2018 6:12:47 AM PDT · by artichokegrower · 25 replies
    Santa Cruz Sentinel ^ | 04/15/18 | Calvin Men
    Jamie Cutter isnt shy about sexual health. She teaches sexual education at Delta Charter High School to a generation thats breaking traditional gender expectations. But when she started teaching it four years ago, there werent many books helping her navigate the waters of intersex, transgender and other non-traditional gender norms in an inclusive way.
  • Anatomy of a Presidential Untruth: What Data Did the Justice DepT Really Provide the White House?

    04/16/2018 6:11:10 AM PDT · by ptsal · 13 replies
    Lawfare ^ | 12-Feb-2018 | Nora Ellingsen, Benjamin Wittes
    [FULL TITLE] Anatomy of a Presidential Untruth: What Data Did the Justice Department Really Provide the White House? On Feb. 10 of last year, a Justice Department lawyer in the departments National Security Division (NSD) assembled some data on international terrorism convictions for transmission to the White House. The lawyer, a man named George Toscas, included in his email to his superiors what he described as some general statements that are supported by [the data] and can be used publicly.**snip**In the wake of that analysis, Benjamin Wittes filed a Freedom of Information Act suit to find out how precisely the...
  • Obama Justice Department Tried To Shut Down FBIs Investigation Into Clinton Foundation (trunc.)

    04/16/2018 6:08:32 AM PDT · by libstripper · 35 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | April, 15, 2018 | Richard Pollock
    Whole Title of Article: "Behind The IG Report How The Obama Justice Department Tried To Shut Down The FBIs Investigation Into The Clinton Foundation" Excerpt from Article: The Department of Justice Inspector General report on the lack of candor by FBI deputy Director Andrew McCabe also documents for the first time the Obama administrations effort to shut down the bureaus investigation of the Clinton Foundation, according to a review of the report by The Daily Caller News Foundation Investigative Group.
  • Several inmates killed, more than dozen injured in fights at dangerous South Carolina prison

    04/16/2018 6:03:20 AM PDT · by upchuck · 49 replies
    Fox News ^ | Apr 16, 2018 | Ryan Gaydos
    Multiple fights at one of South Carolina's most dangerous prisons left at least seven inmates dead and 17 others injured, a prison official said Monday. Lee Correctional Institution was secured at around 2:55 a.m., nearly eight hours after multiple fights broke out in three housing units Sunday night, prison spokesman Jeff Taillon said. The incident started around 7:15 p.m., he said. All prison staff and responding law enforcement officers were reported safe after the incident, the South Carolina Department of Corrections wrote. The department added that the State Law Enforcement Division was assisting prison officials in its investigation. Emergency services...
  • Vanity - Paul Ryan is gone, thank God,....Mitch McConnell must go now, also!!!

    04/16/2018 6:00:13 AM PDT · by JLAGRAYFOX · 38 replies
    As plain as the nose on your face....Paul Ryan is out and now is the time for the Republican Senate Caucus to send Majority Senate Leader, Mitch McConnell packing, heading into a retirement where he will never be heard from again.
  • What a Wonderful World

    04/16/2018 5:56:12 AM PDT · by Twotone · 26 replies
    Steyn On-line ^ | April 15, 2018 | Mark Steyn
    <p>Tell that fat bastard to go f**k himself.. Why do we give a sh*t..? Screw 'em all.</p> <p>More of that anon. But, before we get to those four-letter fanfares, half-a-century ago this month - April 1968 - something rather unusual happened in the UK Top 40: An American got to Number One.</p>
  • For our Senior FReepers with love.

    04/16/2018 5:37:36 AM PDT · by sodpoodle · 50 replies
    email from an old friend | 4/16/2018 | unknown
    Many of us are between 65 and death, i.e. old. My friend sent me this excellent list for aging . . . and I have to agree it's good advice to follow. 1. Its time to use the money you saved up. Use it and enjoy it. Dont just keep it for those who may have no notion of the sacrifices you made to get it. Remember there is nothing more dangerous than a son or daughter-in-law with big ideas for your hard-earned capital. Warning: This is also a bad time for investments, even if it seems wonderful or fool-proof....
  • The Moral Fitness of the President is for the PEOPLE to decide, not the FBI's corrupt minions!

    04/16/2018 5:36:54 AM PDT · by cotton1706 · 37 replies
    So sick of these holier than thou bureaucrats who willfully covered up Hillary Clinton's crimes, then preach to the American people (through the Clintons' former mouthpiece/hack Stephanopoulous)
  • Pelosi claims Mueller was fired in bizarre email to donors

    04/16/2018 5:32:40 AM PDT · by yoe · 45 replies
    Fox News ^ | April 16, 2018 | Staff
    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is fundraising off the firing of our only hope Special Counsel Robert Mueller, but one problem: Mueller has not been fired. The California Democrat sent out an email last week titled Mueller FIRED and asked people to donate to the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) amid speculations that President Donald Trump may fire Mueller in retaliation for the FBI raid on his lawyer Michael Cohen. But as the actual fundraiser email text acknowledges, Mueller was not fired by Trump.
  • Pentagon Presented Trump With Plan To Take Out Russian Air Defenses In Syria, Report Says

    04/16/2018 5:32:24 AM PDT · by Strategy · 40 replies
    FoxNews ^ | April 16, 2018 | By Edmund DeMarche
    Although the recent Syrian airstrikes were double the size of last year's, President Trump reportedly selected one of the more restrained proposals designed by the Pentagon. The Wall Street Journal, citing unnamed sources, reported that Trump was presented with a wide array of options. There were intense discussions on the best approach after Defense Secretary Jim Mattis presented the three military options, the report said. Trump chose a restrained response. The paper reported that the most expansive proposal included airstrikes on Russian air defense capabilities in Syria. The attack would have been three times the size of the operation carried...
  • Pardon Dinesh D'Souza

    04/16/2018 5:25:50 AM PDT · by LesbianThespianGymnasticMidget · 51 replies
    White House ^ | April 14, 2018
    Dinesh D'Souza is an American patriot whose prosecution was politically motivated, targeted under the Obama admin for "exceeding campaign contributions". Tried & convicted under the campaign finance law by the sum of $20K, in a case involving no corruption, he was sentenced to 8 months overnight confinement, a substantial fine, mandatory psychological counseling and 5 years of probation and community service. No American has ever been prosecuted, let alone sentenced, for a crime of this nature involving no quid pro quo. Without a pardon, Dinesh is unable to exercise his right to vote or to legally purchase a firearm. Dinesh's...