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  • A Coach Got Shredded for a T-Shirt, While DeSean Jackson Almost Skated Away Scot-Free Over Hitler Posts

    07/08/2020 8:16:54 AM PDT · by rktman · 12 replies
    townhall.com ^ | 7/7/2020 | Matt Vespa
    Our intern Alex covered this, but I’m sure you all know the drama that’s hit Philadelphia Eagles’ wide receiver DeSean Jackson. Yeah, he only posted some anti-Semitic crap on his Instagram account. Yes, it’s Louis Farrakhan, a vicious anti-Semite who isn’t all that bothered when people compare him to Adolf Hitler. That’s what he said in the clip that Jackson posted, which has now been deleted. Needless to say, that’s problematic, right? It’s wrong in so many ways, and the owner of the Philadelphia Eagles, Jeffrey Lurie, is Jewish. Jackson has apologized, but this notion that you’re not anti-Semitic, but...
  • One nation under God and guns Exclusive: Chuck Norris explains founders' one-two punch at the top of the Bill of Rights

    07/07/2020 7:20:07 AM PDT · by rktman
    wnd.com ^ | 7/6/2020 | Chuck Norris
    On Friday, I watched Tucker Carlson talk about how many politicians are drunk on power in responding to this COVID-19 pandemic, a concern Tucker has repeatedly addressed. The first words of the First Amendment read: "Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech …" What is unclear about the words, "shall make no law … prohibiting the free exercise thereof" of one's religion? And then there's the Second Amendment. Its 27 words are clear and concise, needing no further commentary or regulation: "A well-regulated militia being...
  • CNN Reporter Bashes Mount Rushmore as 'Monument of Two Slave Owners' (Barf-fest 2020)

    07/04/2020 10:22:56 AM PDT · by rktman · 69 replies
    Newsbusters.org ^ | 7/3/2020 | Tim Graham
    On Friday afternoon, conservative Twitter "pounced" on CNN reporter Leyla Santiago who told Jake Tapper "kicking off the Independence Day weekend, President Trump will be at Mt. Rushmore where he'll be standing in front of a monument of two slave owners and on land wrestled away from Native Americans, told that be focusing on the effort to, quote, tear down our country's history." Naturally, CNN wanted to stress to celebrating Americans that they should think first of "historically marginalized groups" in this time of "racial reckoning." LEYLA SANTIAGO: Fireworks, parades, ceremonies. The celebration of U.S. independence once declared by founding...
  • Survive the ascendancy of wokeness: Become 'anti-fragile' Exclusive: Patrice Lewis offers tips that'll allow you to actually exercise your free-speech rights

    07/04/2020 8:23:20 AM PDT · by rktman · 26 replies
    wnd.com ^ | 7/3/2020 | Patrice Lewis
    In an interesting American Thinker piece entitled "How to Fight the Woke – and Win," the author included a piece of advice called "Become Anti-Fragile" as follows: "In war, you must always secure your supply lines. One of the Woke's most powerful weapons is economic pressure, so take that away from them as much as possible. … Being anti-fragile will allow you to stand firm when you need to speak the truth." [Emphasis added.] (Continued below)
  • Report: NFL Expected to Play Black National Anthem Before Season Opening Games

    07/03/2020 9:59:54 AM PDT · by rktman · 63 replies
    breitbart.com ^ | 7/2/2020 | Dylan Gwinn
    The NFL reportedly plans to play a song titled, Lift Ev’ry Voice And Sing, also known as the Black National Anthem, prior to every season opening game this year. The song, according to a source to ESPN, will be played prior to the Star-Spangled-Banner. According to ESPN: Early last month, commissioner Roger Goodell in a video admitted that the league had erred in how it handled peaceful NFL player protests of police brutality and systemic oppression. Goodell condemned racism and affirmed that Black lives matter, pledging his allegiance to the players in the battle for equal justice under the law....
  • NASCAR driver quits after Confederate flag ban

    06/28/2020 10:53:51 AM PDT · by rktman · 110 replies
    wset.com ^ | 6/12/2020 | WEAR/WKRC Staff
    Ray Ciccarelli announced the end of his NASCAR career Wednesday following NASCAR's decision to allow kneeling during the national anthem and to ban Confederate flags from all events. Ciccarelli, 50, posted this message to Facebook: Well its been a fun ride and dream come true but if this is the direction Nascar is headed we will not participate after the 2020 season is over , I don't believe in kneeling during Anthem nor taken ppl right to fly whatever flag they love. I could care less about the Confederate Flag but there are ppl that do and it doesn't make...
  • 'The Dukes of Hazzard' May Soon Be Removed by Amazon for Featuring the Confederate Flag

    06/13/2020 2:39:12 PM PDT · by rktman · 37 replies
    westernjournal.com ^ | 6/12/2020 | Mike Austin
    For the many political and social activists inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement, erasing history is a perfectly acceptable remedy to the many systems of oppression in the institutions of America. First and foremost, movies and television series that don’t fit a very specific social justice viewpoint must be expunged. “Gone with the Wind” has been removed from HBO’s streaming service. The shows “Cops” and “Live PD” have both been canceled by their respective networks. Now, Amazon may soon follow suit by removing the beloved ’80s action-comedy series “The Dukes of Hazzard” from its streaming service.
  • Charlie Daniels: God's in control, but owning a 12-gauge doesn't hurt

    06/09/2020 7:36:01 AM PDT · by rktman · 15 replies
    wnd.com ^ | 6/8/2020 | WND staff
    As America reels from the one-two punch of the coronavirus pandemic and the resulting economic devastation, followed by the third strike of rioting over the death of a black man in police custody in Minneapolis, country-rock superstar Charlie Daniels says there are things only God controls. But it doesn't hurt to own a 12-gauge. In his latest Soap Box column, he said politicians are trying "to take advantage" and media are trying "to scare us even more than we are already." "The pandemic, the economy, the seeming shutdown of almost everything along with the violence on the streets is enough...
  • Trump's Mere Mention of the Second Amendment Sent Progressives Off the Deep End

    06/02/2020 8:47:25 AM PDT · by rktman · 27 replies
    townhall.com ^ | 6/2/2020 | Beth Baumann
    During President Donald Trump's nationwide address on Monday evening, he announced his intent to use all federal resources to help stop the rioting and looting that's taking place across the country. He also mentioned that he would protect the rights of law-abiding citizens, including the right to keep and bear arms. Naturally, progressives and those who hate the Second Amendment were up in arms over the mention of the Second Amendment.
  • Obama Delivers Uninspiring, Politically-Charged Virtual Commencement Speech

    05/17/2020 6:27:01 AM PDT · by rktman · 37 replies
    townhall.com ^ | 5/17/2020 | Bronson Stocking
    Barrack Obama gave a virtual commencement speech on Saturday in which the former president criticized the Trump administration's leadership amid the Wuhan coronavirus pandemic. Obama addressed over 27,000 students at 78 historically black colleges and universities. The former president couldn't fill the graduation speech up with just "hope and change," so graduates had to suffer through partisan attacks. Obama told the graduates their "timing is not ideal" before lamenting the "inequalities and extra burdens" blacks currently face, such as the disproportionate impact of the coronavirus on black communities and the recent shooting of Ahmaud Arbery. Not exactly the most inspiring...
  • Twitter will now warn you if you are about to post wrongthink 'When things get heated, you may say things you don’t mean'

    05/08/2020 6:33:04 AM PDT · by rktman · 18 replies
    Breitbart.com ^ | 5/6/2020 | Allum Bakhari
    Are you about to post a tweet containing “harmful” language? Don’t worry — Twitter is experimenting with a feature that will warn you ahead of time, so you don’t accidentally infect any users with your wrongthink. “When things get heated, you may say things you don’t mean,” wrote Twitter’s official support account in a tweet yesterday. “To let you rethink a reply, we’re running a limited experiment on iOS with a prompt that gives you the option to revise your reply before it’s published if it uses language that could be harmful.” It’s a bit like “precrime” in the 2002...
  • Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ policy registering people attending church

    05/05/2020 8:06:10 AM PDT · by jazusamo · 122 replies
    Fox News ^ | May 5, 2020 | Caleb Parke
    A conservative law firm is calling a new order in Kansas City, Missouri, "Nazi-like" for requiring churches to "surveil, track, and spy" on anyone who attends an in-person service. Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas issued the 10/10/10 rule in effect May 5, ordering that nonessential businesses, like churches, can have 10 people inside and 50 people outside as long as they practice social distancing. They also must record the information of anyone who spends more than 10 minutes inside. In addition, nonessential businesses can operate at 10 percent maximum capacity. The order states that by recording names and contact information,...
  • They're 'Unconstitutional': Sheriffs Are Refusing to Enforce Stay-at-Home Orders

    05/02/2020 5:33:54 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 80 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | May 2, 2020 | Beth Baumann
    Governors across the nation have issued stay-at-home orders. Many have extended them once or twice. Some have even gone so far as to threaten to slap residents with fines. But what these governors are counting on is local police departments and sheriffs to enforce their orders. Sheriffs from around the country are standing up and refusing to enforce the orders because they believe them to be unconstitutional. Two Arizona Sheriffs – Doug Schuster of Mohave County and Mark Lamb of Pinal County – said they will not enforce Gov. Doug Ducey's (R) stay-at-home order. Both Schuster and Lamb agreed to...
  • Churchgoers Must Register With the Government in Kansas City

    05/02/2020 5:42:36 PM PDT · by marshmallow · 170 replies
    Liberty Counsel ^ | 5/1/20 | Mat Staver
    Kansas City, Missouri, officials are now requiring every church to submit a list of members and attendees along with their names, addresses and telephone numbers to city officials for tracking and surveillance purposes.I am running out of adjectives to describe how completely insane the tyrannical abuses launched by state governors and local officials against pastors and churches are becoming. It is as if these leaders never bothered to so much as glance at the Constitution they swore to uphold and defend. They seem to be governing from some make-believe, dystopian viewpoint. Yesterday, we received a desperate call from a Kansas...
  • New Jersey Woman Charged With Plotting to Violate Governor's Stay-at-Home Order

    04/19/2020 3:18:29 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 38 replies
    The New Jersey woman who helped organize and film a protest in the state capitol of Trenton against Governor Phil Murphy's stay-at-home orders was charged by the state police with violating the emergency decrees. The information comes to us via a press release from the state's attorney general, Gurbir S. Grewal and Colonel Patrick J. Callahan, Superintendent of the New Jersey State Police. That's some pretty heavy artillery to keep a lone woman in line. All she did was exercise her right to organize a protest and film it. NJ.com: The protestors gathered outside the Statehouse and other locations in...
  • 'The Blacklist' Criminalizes Gun Manufacturers

    04/18/2020 10:01:01 AM PDT · by rktman · 31 replies
    newsbusters.org ^ | 4/17/2020 | Lindsay Kornick
    Ressler: We have you on video advocating a sale of 30 semiautomatics to a 24-year-old woman you had to know was a straw purchaser. Kemp: I had to know? You guys are agents, right? Not lawyers. Elizabeth: It has to bother you that a young woman like Sofia Salgado was murdered using one of your guns. Kemp: I feel terrible about Ms. Salgado and every victim of gun violence killed by my weapons or any weapons. I make guns. I don't get to choose how people use them. Nobody goes after the carmakers when a driver intentionally runs someone down....
  • Everytown to use SDA for 2020 elections. Here’s how to fight/expose them

    04/10/2020 3:55:21 PM PDT · by rktman · 4 replies
    mom-at-arms.com ^ | 4/8/2020 | Sigiloso1776
    A gun-safety group aligned with former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is spending $1.5 million on a new virtual organizing program that aims to register 100,000 young voters. The push from Students Demand Action, shared first with CNN, replaces the group's planned in-person voter-registration efforts, which were derailed by the coronavirus outbreak and the widespread shutdowns it has triggered around the nation. The new program focuses on 13 battleground states and marks the group's first large-scale effort to use online-only tools to encourage young people to head to the polls. So, as most people know, political activity is prohibited in...
  • Graham Torches Pelosi: 'Most Shameful, Disgusting Statement By Any Politician In Modern History'

    03/29/2020 3:19:25 PM PDT · by rktman · 31 replies
    townhall.com ^ | 3/29/2020 | Bronson Stocking
    In a CNN interview on Sunday, Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) blamed the Wuhan coronavirus on President Trump, accusing the president of fiddling while Americans died. "I don't know what the scientist said to him," Pelosi told CNN's Jake Tapper. "When did the president know about this and what did he know? What did he know and when did he know it? That's for an after-action review. But as the president fiddles, people are dying and we just have to take every precaution." Pelosi's mention of an after-action review suggests the Democrats may already be mulling their next impeachment witch hunt....
  • Union Worker Who Tussled With Joe Biden Has A Message For Him — And Anyone Coming For The AR-14s

    03/14/2020 12:28:22 PM PDT · by rktman · 41 replies
    dailycaller.com ^ | 3/13/2020 | Virginia Kruta
    Jerry Wayne teamed up with the National Rifle Association (NRA) to challenge former Vice President Joe Biden after a video of their meeting in Michigan went viral. Wayne, a union auto worker, asked Biden last Tuesday about his gun control plan — and Biden responded by telling Wayne that he was “full of s**t,” claimed that he only meant to take “machine guns” like the “AR-14s” and threatened to “take him outside.” On Friday, the NRA released a new video featuring Wayne firing a custom “AR-14” with Biden’s profile and the words “full of s**t” on the magazine well along...
  • Biden Shouts at Plant Worker Over Guns During Campaign Stop

    03/10/2020 10:00:55 AM PDT · by rktman · 71 replies
    townhall.com ^ | 3/10/2020 | Ellie Bufkin
    Democratic frontrunner Joe Biden got into a heated exchange with a plant worker during a stop at a Detroit auto plant on Tuesday morning. Walking through the crowd of hardhat donning employees while shaking hands and smiling for photos, Biden stopped abruptly to have a brief but tense and unpleasant encounter with one worker who wanted to discuss guns. The man questioned why Biden wanted to take his Second Amendment rights away which caused him to become immediately enraged as he began to shove his finger in the auto plant worker's face.