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  • Joe Biden Snaps at CBS Reporter for Asking About NY Post’s Bombshell Hunter Biden Story

    10/17/2020 5:17:18 PM PDT · by rustyweiss74 · 33 replies
    MenRec ^ | 10/17/20 | Staff
    ERICKSON: “Mr. Biden, what is your response to the New York Post’s story about your son sir?” BIDEN: “I know you’d ask it, I have no response. It’s another smear campaign. Right up your alley. Those are the questions you always ask.”
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Sunday Chapel ~ JUST FOR TODAY ~ 18 October 2020

    10/17/2020 5:00:29 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 41 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
          JUST FOR TODAY As I go through some "troubles" in my own life, I've worked out this "formula" to help me be a useful and happy person. See if it doesn't work for you! JUST FOR TODAY: I will try to live through this day only, and not tackle my whole life problem at once. JUST FOR TODAY: I will be happy. I will assume to be true what Abraham Lincoln said: "Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be". JUST FOR TODAY: I will try to strengthen my mind. I...
  • Sweden's rank in global COVID-19 deaths continues to fall as other countries move up the list

    10/17/2020 4:59:35 PM PDT · by CheshireTheCat · 13 replies
    Just the News ^ | October 17, 2020 | Daniel Payne
    Long-derided for its purported lax response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Sweden continues to fall in global adjusted coronavirus death rankings, currently sitting more than twice as far from the top of the list as its summer peak. The data website Worldometers lists Sweden as 15th among nations in population-adjusted deaths from coronavirus as of Saturday evening. That's down from a peak of 7th place over the summer. Sweden's tumble in the global rankings has come about as other nations have continued to post steady and in some cases increasing death rates. The running seven-day average of COVID-19 deaths in Sweden...
  • Michigan bans open carry of guns within 100 feet of voting locations on Election Day

    10/17/2020 4:55:06 PM PDT · by where's_the_Outrage? · 41 replies
    NY Daily News ^ | Oct 17, 2020 | Muri Assunçăo
    Michigan’s secretary of state wants voters to leave their guns at home this Election Day — or at least keep them 100 feet from any building containing polling places. On Friday, Jocelyn Benson issued guidance directed at local election officials clarifying that the open carry of guns on Election Day in, or close to, any voting locations — polling places, clerk’s offices and absent voter counting boards — is banned. “The open carry of a firearm is prohibited in a polling place, in any hallway used by voters to enter or exit, or within 100 feet of any entrance to...
  • Astronomy Picture of the Day - Cygnus: Bubble and Crescent

    10/17/2020 4:51:17 PM PDT · by MtnClimber · 10 replies
    APOD.NASA.gov ^ | 17 Oct, 2020 | Image Credit & Copyright: Wissam Ayoub
    Explanation: These clouds of gas and dust drift through rich star fields along the plane of our Milky Way Galaxy toward the high flying constellation Cygnus. Caught within the telescopic field of view are the Soap Bubble (lower left) and the Crescent Nebula (upper right). Both were formed at a final phase in the life of a star. Also known as NGC 6888, the Crescent was shaped as its bright, central massive Wolf-Rayet star, WR 136, shed its outer envelope in a strong stellar wind. Burning through fuel at a prodigious rate, WR 136 is near the end of a...
  • Rapper Who Bragged about Unemployment Benefits Scam in Music Video Arrested for Allegedly Bilking COVID-19 Jobless Relief Program

    10/17/2020 4:50:05 PM PDT · by ransomnote · 14 replies
    justice.gov ^ | October 16, 2020 | U.S. Attorney’s Office Central District of California
              LOS ANGELES – A rapper who boasted in a YouTube music video about getting rich from committing unemployment benefits fraud was arrested today on federal charges of carrying out that very scheme by fraudulently applying for more than $1.2 million in jobless benefits, including by using stolen identities.          Fontrell Antonio Baines, 31, who uses the stage name “Nuke Bizzle,” of Memphis, Tennessee and who currently resides in the Hollywood Hills, was arrested pursuant to a criminal complaint alleging a scheme to fraudulently obtain unemployment insurance benefits under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act). Baines...
  • Cow-hugging, an alleged wellness fad, has people cuddling farm animals to relieve stress

    10/17/2020 4:47:09 PM PDT · by Viking2002 · 72 replies
    WDRB.com ^ | Oct 17, 2020 | Alexandra Deabler
    (FOX NEWS) -- In the increasingly hectic and stressful year of 2020, people are seeking calm wherever they can find it — from frolicking through the fields to adopting plants. But now there’s another natural way to restore your cortisol levels: cow-hugging. People in several parts of the world have begun to embrace the alleged wellness trend, which reportedly originated in the Netherlands, where it is known as “koe knuffelen.” According to the BBC, the practice of cuddling cows is supposed to reduce stress in humans by releasing the bonding hormone oxytocin.
  • Estate Planning, No Definite Choice of Heirs: Who Would You Designate?

    10/17/2020 4:44:55 PM PDT · by Buttons12 · 103 replies
    Self | 10/17/20 | Self
    An old acquaintance, in her eighties and totally lucid, asked me who to leave her estate to. She has no living descendants, nobody she knows (or prefers, anyway) that she wants to make an heir. She asked for suggestions. I don't want the honor. She has a fairly nice house, and a small vacation cottage, both paid for. An old car, probably some life insurance, and a lot of mementos. Any suggestions? Aside from "me, me!" I mean something like a charity, or some creative idea.
  • Surrender! Army looks to cut 7,000 troops in cost-saving measure that could leave us with just 75,000 soldiers(UK)

    10/17/2020 4:42:29 PM PDT · by RomanSoldier19 · 38 replies
    Cost-cutting proposal may see the Army reduce its manpower target to 75,000 Thousands of roles being recruited for are likely to be axed, sources have saidSenior Army chiefs recognised that some positions can be filled by machines The Army will slash its 82,000 manpower target by 7,000 under cost-cutting proposals handed to ministers, it can be revealed. Thousands of roles that are currently being recruited for are likely to be axed, with some of the gaps being filled by machines. As part of a ten-year plan, the Army has offered to reduce its current target of 82,000 regular troops to...
  • Conservatives staging free speech rally attacked by critics

    10/17/2020 4:40:22 PM PDT · by thecodont · 21 replies
    Associated Press via San Francisco Chronicle / sfgate.com ^ | Oct. 17, 2020 Updated: Oct. 17, 2020 4:07 p.m. | AP Staff
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A free speech demonstration staged by conservative activists quickly fell apart in downtown San Francisco on Saturday after several hundred counterprotesters surged the area, outnumbering and attacking those gathered, including knocking one in the mouth. A photographer working for The Associated Press witnessed an activist with Team Save America taken away in an ambulance and an injured San Francisco police officer on the ground by San Francisco’s United Nations Plaza. Team Save America organized the rally to protest Twitter, which it said squelches conservative speech. Members of the group wore red “Make America Great Again” Trump...
  • Police rip Biden's repeated advice to shoot suspects 'in the leg'

    10/17/2020 4:38:47 PM PDT · by Navy Patriot · 51 replies
    Faux News ^ | October 17, 2020 | Marisa Schultz
    Law enforcement groups blasted Vice President Joe Biden for again suggesting training police to shoot suspects "in the leg" is a viable way to avoid fatalities, decrying the proposal as dangerous and ignorant. During an ABC News town hall Thursday, Biden gave the shooting advice while talking about broader police reforms, which have been on the public conscience since the killing of George Floyd sparked nationwide racial unrest. "There's a lot of things we've learned and it takes time, but we can do this," Biden said. "You can ban chokeholds ... you have to teach people how to de-escalate circumstances....
  • World War II hero who drove tank through gate of Dachau concentration camp dies at 95

    10/17/2020 4:37:21 PM PDT · by lowbridge · 76 replies
    al.com ^ | October 16, 2020 | Greg Garrison
    World War II hero Jim Feezel from Alabama, who drove a tank through the front gate of Dachau in Nazi Germany to liberate prisoners at the infamous concentration camp, has died. James Martin Feezel died on Thursday, Oct. 15, according to Roselawn Funeral Home in Decatur. He was 95. In a video interview project by Gary Cosby Jr. with The Decatur Daily in 2015, on the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, Feezel recalled the moment his commanding officer told him to break through the gate at Dachau on April 29, 1945. “We were facing the front gate at Dachau...
  • Total Minutes of Hunter Biden Email scandal coverage; ABC - 0 Minutes, NBC - 0 Minutes, CNN - 4 Minutes

    10/17/2020 4:28:26 PM PDT · by White Lives Matter · 49 replies
    Rob Schneider on Twitter ^ | October 17, 2020 | Rob Schneider
    Rob Schneider @RobSchneider A subservient Press that Joseph Stalin and Chairman Mao could only ENVY! Total Minutes of Hunter Biden Email scandal coverage; ABC - 0 Minutes NBC - 0 Minutes CNN - 4 Minutes 3:47 PM · Oct 17, 2020
  • why one cop carries 145 rounds

    10/17/2020 4:16:19 PM PDT · by Zhang Fei · 33 replies
    Youtube ^ | Oct 10, 2018 | Donut Operator
    This is the story of Sgt. Timothy Gramins Hear him tell his story:
  • Is wearing a flag mask or hanging a flag outside your home code for being a Trump voter?

    10/17/2020 4:14:57 PM PDT · by euram · 64 replies
    youtube ^ | Oct 17 2020 | Karlyn Borysenko
    She thinks it does.
  • Who Are Joe Biden & Kamala Harris?

    10/17/2020 4:12:08 PM PDT · by Libertas1776 · 6 replies
    Sons of Liberty Media ^ | 10-17-2020 | Leon Puissegur
    Does anyone ever question Joe Biden’s ideology from the past and up to the future? How about Kamala Harris and her deep Socialist/Communist affiliation? You just have to wonder, where do their real ideologies lie? What do they really want for the United States?  If Joe Biden gets elected, how long after his inauguration will he be found unfit for duty? Pelosi is setting that up with the 25th Amendment.  There are so many questions about both of these Socialists, disguised as Democrats, but very few answers. Let us begin with Joe Biden and where his platform lies.  I'll give you...
  • Exclusive — ‘This is China, Inc.’: Emails Reveal Hunter Biden’s Associates Helped Communist-Aligned Chinese Elites Secure White House Meetings

    10/17/2020 4:08:28 PM PDT · by RoosterRedux · 16 replies
    Breitbart ^ | PETER SCHWEIZER and SEAMUS BRUNE
    Newly obtained emails from a Hunter Biden business partner lay out in detail how the Vice President’s son and his colleagues used their access to the Obama-Biden administration to arrange private meetings for potential foreign clients and investors at the highest levels in the White House. These never-before-revealed emails outline how a delegation of Chinese investors and Communist Party officials managed to secure a private, off-the-books meeting with then-Vice President Joe Biden. In a 2011 email, Hunter Biden’s business associates also discussed developing relations with what one called “China Inc.” as part of a “new push on soft diplomacy for...
  • Penn Gov Rules by Decree [semi-satire}

    10/17/2020 4:05:12 PM PDT · by John Semmens
    Semi-News/Semi-Satire ^ | 18 Oct 2020 | John Semmens
    In a move to implement what he characterized as "a more efficient form of government," Gov. Tom Wolf (D-Penn) has signed on to a multi-state Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) agreement that will result in higher taxes on the state's inhabitants. This bypasses the state constitution's delegation of the taxing power to the legislature. Wolf explained that "we are in a climate crisis. Waiting for the legislature to act wastes precious time. Rather than let the people of Pennsylvania, the United States, and the world suffer while legislators dither is unacceptable." For its part, a bipartisan majority of the legislature...
  • Clift: ‘Social Media Companies Are Reacting Responsibly’ to Hunter Biden Story (Daily Beast attacks free press!)

    10/17/2020 4:04:14 PM PDT · by knighthawk · 33 replies
    Breitbart ^ | October 17 2020 | IAN HANCHETT
    On Friday’s edition of “The McLaughlin Group,” The Daily Beast’s Eleanor Clift stated that social media companies are “reacting responsibly” to the New York Post‘s reporting on Hunter Biden and that “You don’t publish and peddle a lie so that it gains traction.”
  • Donald Trump: I’ll Sign National Reciprocity (concealed carry) if It Reaches My Desk

    10/17/2020 4:01:43 PM PDT · by CodeToad · 50 replies
    BREITBART ^ | 15 October 2020 | AWR HAWKINS
    During an interview with the NRA’s 1st Freedom, President Donald Trump said he would sign national reciprocity legislation for concealed carry if it reaches his desk. The outlet posed the question: Mr. President, each state’s driver’s license is honored across this great nation, yet a permit to carry a concealed gun — which, in contrast, is a right specifically protected in the U.S. Bill of Rights — is often not respected by other states. Will you support a national reciprocity act so that law-abiding gun owners can more easily travel with their freedom? Trump responded by making sure the focus...