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  • Incoming Muslim Congresswomen Mock Pence’s Christian Faith

    12/13/2018 6:10:14 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 75 replies
    Cybercast News Service ^ | December 13, 2018 | 9:55 AM EST | Patrick Goodenough
    One of the first two Muslim women elected to the U.S. Congress took a snide dig on Twitter at Vice President Pence for sitting with eyes closed during a heated Oval Office meeting, posting a photo with the caption, “Jesus take the wheel!” — and the other incoming Muslim congresswoman applauded the insult. Ilhan Omar’s (D-Minn.) tweet ended with the hashtag #BorderWall, a reference to the contentious issue discussed during President Trump’s meeting Tuesday with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) The second Muslim woman elected to the House, Palestinian-American Congresswoman-elect Rashida Tlaib,...
  • Hickok45's youtube account terminated again!

    01/08/2016 8:22:09 PM PST · by FreedomForce · 48 replies
    Too weird. He was reinstated with youtube saying he wasn't in violation of their policies, and now he's been terminated again. Wonder what is going on.
  • Number of Obamacare Signups Minus Cancellation Notices = Net Negative Signups for Obamacare

    10/28/2013 6:30:14 PM PDT · by Kevmo · 40 replies
    Oct 28, 2013 | Vanity
    How many so far have signed up for Obamacare? Democurmudgeon.blogspot ^ | October 15, 2013 | Curmudgeon Posted on Wed 16 Oct 2013 07:43:38 PM PDT by Kevmo Is this possible? The Wonkblog site shows zero accounts created so far for California, Nevada, Connecticut, Kentucky, Maryland, New York, and Washington. ------------------------------------------------------ How many have received notices of cancellation due to Obamacare? Why the health reform law Is causing thousands to lose coverage Mon 28 Oct 2013 04:55:08 PM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 15 replies ^ | October 28, 2013 | By: Julie Appleby and Anna Gorman Health...
  • bttt? (vanity)

    04/12/2011 7:13:57 PM PDT · by Signalman · 50 replies
    4/12/2011 | Self
    I frequent a few websites where a thread will move to the top of the list of existing threads based on the most recent post. I know that "bttt" means "bump to the top" and I've seen this used a number of times on FR. But I've never observed, on FR, any thread change or move its position, no matter how recent a post in that thread has been. So why is "bttt" used by a poster if it doesn't change the position of the thread? Is there a setting I need to enable? Thanks.
  • Despite health risks, U.S. Hispanics outlive rest of population

    10/13/2010 1:55:54 PM PDT · by Justaham · 20 replies
    MSNBC ^ | 10-13-10 | JoNel Aleccia
    Hispanic people in the United States live nearly three years longer than the population overall, say researchers who’ve released the first government study to confirm extended life expectancy in the nation’s largest minority group. At birth, Hispanics can expect to live 80.6 years; that's about 2.5 years longer than the non-Hispanic white population and about 7.7 years longer than blacks. Overall, the life expectancy for the total population was 77.7 years, according to 2006 data used in a report issued Wednesday by the National Center for Health Statistics.The longer lifespan is apparent despite well-documented health risks for Hispanics, including higher...
  • Road to Victory Rally: Monday October 27th in Fredricksburg, VA

    10/26/2008 1:43:40 PM PDT · by Maelstorm · 3 replies · 356+ views ^ | October 26, 2008 |
    Road to Victory Rally: Monday October 27th in Fredricksburg, VA What: Road to Victory Rally: Monday October 27th in Fredricksburg, VA When: October 27, 2008 10:00 a.m. Where: Hurkamp Park 500 William Street Fredericksburg, VA Please Join Governor Sarah Palin For a Road to Victory Rally in Fredricksburg, VA Monday October 27th Hurkamp Park 500 William Street Fredericksburg, VA Doors open at 10:00 a.m. Please wear something red to remind everyone to keep Virginia Red this November! Tickets are available online or by visiting one of the designated Virginia Victory offices between 9:00am and 9:00 p.m. EDT. Please click here...
  • **Vanity- request to PLEASE add keywords when you post a thread

    10/06/2008 10:16:09 AM PDT · by STARWISE · 15 replies · 977+ views
    With the deluge of threads being posted, and slated to increase greatly as the election heats up, PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE .. especially if it's a news/breaking thread ... add the appropriate keywords to your posting form. So, if someone's looking for the latest string of "Obama" or "Sarah Palin" articles, let's say, they just click on that particular keyword at the top of the page, and those articles containing the keyword will come up chronologically. Thank you! Popular keyword options at the top of the main page: ~~~~ *110th *2008 *2008polls *ayers *bailout *barackobama *biden *bo *democrat *democrats *demron *economy...
  • Too Big, Too Heavy

    06/19/2008 5:26:15 PM PDT · by Paul Ross · 143 replies · 568+ views
    Human Events ^ | 3/24 | Jed Babbin
    Too Big, Too Heavy by Jed Babbin, Human Events Posted: 03/24/2008 The mission of the US Air Force is to fly and to fight. Everyone in the Air Force’s job falls into one of three categories: to do the flying and fighting, to command those who do, or to support them. Part of supporting the warriors is to buy the best aircraft to accomplish the mission at lowest risk. Which is why the Air Force’s decision to buy urgently-needed tanker aircraft from the Northrop Grumman – EADS consortium must be reversed. That decision -- announced on February 29 -- could...
  • Top Seven Reasons Why Barack Obama is a Weaker Candidate Than People Think

    05/30/2008 4:32:46 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 31 replies · 125+ views ^ | May 30, 2008 | John Hawkins
    John McCain is having a very tough time uniting conservatives and the political winds seem to be at the Democrats' backs; so many people seem to think that Barack Obama will win in a walk in November. However, that's probably not going to be the case. In a normal year, where the public was more closely divided between the Dems and the GOP, McCain would be capable of wiping out a candidate as weak as Obama in a landslide of Dukakis-esque proportions. With that in mind, even in a year like this, where Obama has a huge advantage, chances are...
  • Obama criticizes absent McCain on Senate floor, McCain hits back hard

    05/23/2008 5:48:26 AM PDT · by libstripper · 147 replies · 201+ views ^ | May 23, 2008 | Jonathan Martin
    Jim Webb's GI Bill passed the Senate today with a bipartisan majority, 75-22. Clinton and Obama were both there, but McCain is in California today on the fundraising trail. Obama used the opportunity to once again tie his rival to the president. "I respect Sen. John McCain's service to our country," Obama said on the Senate floor this morning. "He is one of those heroes of which I speak. But I can't understand why he would line up behind the president in opposition to this GI Bill. I can't believe why he believes it is too generous to our veterans....
  • 2003 UN Report: Iraq Sulfur Mustard Gas Chemical Weapons Have High Quality After 12 years of Storage

    06/22/2006 11:38:34 AM PDT · by jveritas · 210 replies · 12,375+ views
    March 2003 UN Iraq WMD Report ^ | June 22 2006 | jveritas
    Since the story broke yesterday about finding 500 Shells of Chemical Weapons in Iraq, shells that contain Sulfur Mustard Gas or Sarin Gas, the Left and their media were quick to dismiss this extremely important find by using the lame excuse that these Chemical weapons Shells were produced before 1991 and hence its not effective anymore because it has much lower quality”. However in March 2003 UN report about Iraq Weapons of Mass Destruction there is the following on page 77 (Page 79 of the pdf file), paragraph 1 of the report : “ The Sulfur Mustard contained in...

    08/16/2005 4:32:53 PM PDT · by BIRDS · 56 replies · 1,352+ views
    08/16/05 | BIRDS
    I've been participating on FR in comments only a short while now but I learn (mostly) quickly (self promotion!). My one delay on the FR Learning Curve is whattheheck does "bttt" mean? I see it often on threads but I don't understand: (1.) what the acronym (please tell me it's an acronym) means; and, (2.) what purrpose it serves to type it. So, oh wise learned Freepers, please explain. I thankyew.
  • BTTT matters!

    12/31/2004 5:03:47 PM PST · by spodefly · 144 replies · 2,672+ views
    The Vast Spodefly World Headquarters and Bunker Compound | 12/31/2004 | spodefly
    Societies and cultures fall when conventions, traditions, and customs are subsumed to anarchistic breeches of those traditions and customs. The very essence of our Conservatism is tied to seeing that those traditions and customs are not replaced willy-nilly, but that we consider the weight of changes and use our reason to determine if a change is salutary or deleterious. Over the past several days I have seen what I believe to be very deleterious changes taking place at Free Republic, and being Conservative by nature, allied to tradition, and filled with the utmost respect for the customs that enabled Free...
  • Can someone tell me what bttt, bump, ping, etc mean? I've only been here a short time.

    01/18/2005 10:06:36 PM PST · by CAWats · 26 replies · 904+ views
    01/18/2005 | CAWats
    Can someone tell me what bttt, bump, ping, etc mean? I've only been here a short time.
  • My New Year's resolutions(by Joseph Farah)

    01/02/2005 3:04:07 PM PST · by nanak · 11 replies · 430+ views
    WorldNetDaily ^ | 12/31/2004 | Joseph Farah
    There's something very healthy about this annual ritual of setting goals for the new year. Because without goals, we just don't achieve our objectives. If we don't know where we're going, how can we expect to get there? I've set some personal goals for 2005. Some of them may seem beyond my ability. Some of them may seem too big even for a mass movement to accomplish in the next year or two. Some of them may seem like I'm biting off more than I can chew. I would agree. They are. But, again, without setting goals and objectives, we...
  • I am new here and was wondering what is a "ping"?

    07/06/2004 6:33:06 PM PDT · by PocaBushBabe · 16 replies · 536+ views
    07/06/04 | PocaBushBabe
    Could someone please explain what a "ping" is? I am new here and am curious

    03/22/2003 7:04:44 PM PST · by restornu · 195 replies · 2,394+ views
    Hi I Am SmokeyWelcome to my establishment!
  • Your Attention, Please [Regarding Keywords]

    01/30/2003 1:01:30 PM PST · by Admin Moderator · 298 replies · 2,229+ views
    <p>Is this thing on? Plug in that cord over there. Yes that one. NO NOT INTO THAT PLUG yes that one. Thanks. Testing 1 2 3.</p> <p>Hi everyone. Your friendly neighborhood AM here.</p> <p>Keywords. You've seen them. You love them. Maybe you have even abused them.</p> <p>Please don't abuse keywords. There are children in China doing without keywords.</p> <p>1) Having who added what keyword be revealed at the whim of sadistic moderators, such as myself.</p>
  • Since I haven't contributed

    09/11/2002 10:35:40 AM PDT · by 2timothy3.16 · 627 replies · 3,315+ views
    9-11-2002 | self
    Since I am approaching my one year anniversary of being a "freeper" and since I have never contributed a dime to FR, jim or the republican party, I am going to beat the powers to be at FR and voluntarily leave, rather than have them come up with one of the cock and bull stories to ban me. Been fun,Bye
  • Cannabis 'worse than tobacco'

    07/10/2002 7:15:32 AM PDT · by SheLion · 106 replies · 6,685+ views
    BBC News ^ | 10 July 2002
    Cannabis poses a greater threat to health than tobacco, lung experts have warned. The warning comes on the day that Home Secretary David Blunkett is due to make a Commons statement about the future of government drug policy. Many young people are simply not aware that smoking cannabis may put them at increased risk of respiratory cancers and infections . Dame Helena Shovelton: The Home Affairs Select Committee has recommended that cannabis is downgraded from a class B drug to class C. This would mean that possession would lead to a caution, rather than arrest. The British Lung Foundation is...