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  • Prequel – Reminder of The ‘Big Picture’ in Summary…("Russiagate" 101)

    03/18/2018 3:33:18 PM PDT · by ak267 · 3 replies
    Conservative Treehouse ^ | 3-18-2018 | sundance
    There are so many threads of information surrounding the 2016 operation to conduct political surveillance on the Trump campaign by various officials and offices within corrupt structures of government it’s easy to get lost. However, if we take all the various bits of information and place them together a less confusing picture emerges.
  • USA curling’s 'Miracurl on Ice' gold-medal win goes viral

    02/24/2018 2:33:02 PM PST · by ak267 · 41 replies
    Newsday ^ | 2-24-2018 | Neil Best
    When it ended with the United States’ first gold in the sport at about 4:15 a.m. Eastern (6:15 p.m. in Korea), more than 77,000 people were streaming the event through NBC’s Olympics website. How many were watching on television on NBCSN? It ended so late that data will not be available until Sunday for the 3 to 4:15 a.m. ET portion of the telecast. But an average of 1.58 million viewers were watching from 1:30 to 3 a.m., a remarkable figure given the hour, the sport and the channel.
  • Sen cotton: Flake-Graham-Durbin bill gives amnesty to DACA‘children’ & parents! –millions!!!

    01/22/2018 9:34:19 AM PST · by ak267 · 38 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 1-22-18 | Jim Hoft
    Tom Cotton‏ Verified account @TomCottonAR Did you know Flake-Graham-Durbin grants AMNESTY to parents of DACA population? The whole rationale of DACA is kids ought not be responsible for the crimes of the parents. But can't parents be responsible for the crimes of the parents?!
  • Amazon Go, a high-tech version of a 7-Eleven, with no checkout lines and no cashiers

    01/22/2018 7:01:51 AM PST · by ak267 · 24 replies
    recode ^ | 1-22-18 | Jason Del Ray
    Amazon Go allows customers to grab items and just walk out without stopping to pay. =============================================== Amazon’s store of the future has been five years in the making. But the unveiling is just about here. Amazon Go, the company’s first brick-and-mortar convenience store, will open to the public on Monday on the ground floor of Amazon’s new headquarters on Seventh Avenue in Seattle. Though the unveiling will take place about a year later than the company originally planned, it will still be met with great intrigue because of the store’s unique technology that Amazon believes can make checkout lines a...
  • VANITY: Veiled Threat, Hoax or Phishing Scam? (Twitter Letter)

    01/19/2018 6:21:54 PM PST · by ak267 · 47 replies
    Twitter? | 1-19-2018 | ak267
    Just received an email from Twitter (see below) about "banning Russian propaganda" accounts. Not sure if this is legit, a hoax or phishing scam. Has anyone else received this email? I have not clicked on any links about a "blog". If this is legit, I sense a veiled threat when they mention that I've either visited, liked or retweeted these supposed "Russian tweets". It's as though they've "put me on notice" and they're documenting people.
  • Ex-Uranium Transport Company Pres Indicted on 11 Counts: Bribery, Fraud & Money Laundering

    01/13/2018 11:31:27 AM PST · by ak267 · 11 replies
    the last refuge ^ | 1-13-18 | sundance
    U.S. authorities believe from at least 2009 to October 2014 Mark Lambert (pictured below left) and other company executives, including Daren Condrey, conspired to bribe Vadim Mikerin, an official at the Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation subsidiary (TENEX), in order to secure contracts for transporting nuclear fuel.
  • Next Week Will Be A Very Bad Week For Democrats and Their Media

    01/13/2018 11:25:56 AM PST · by ak267 · 15 replies
    the last refuge ^ | 1-13-18 | sundance
    Unless the professional praetorian media apparatus can find another ‘sh**hole’ to hide behind, next week is shaping up to be a VERY bad week for Democrats.
  • VANITY: Create Your Best Trump "Branding Insult"

    01/07/2018 1:35:30 PM PST · by ak267 · 38 replies
    ak267 | 1-7-18 | ak267
    "Lying Ted" "Sloppy Steve" "Crooked Hillary" Put on the Trump MAGA hat and come up with your best branding to insult an adversary. Schmucky Schumer Obtuse Obama Mad Muller
  • Perfect Season Parade for the 0-16 Cleveland Browns

    01/06/2018 6:36:27 PM PST · by ak267 · 29 replies
    YouTube ^ | 1-6-18 |
    Cleveland Browns fans gathered at First Energy Stadium in Cleveland on Saturday, January 6, 2018, for the "Perfect Season Parade" after the team finished the 2017 NFL season 0-16, marking only the second time that has been achieved. DILLY DILLY !!!!!!
  • National Security, Rare Earth Elements & The Thorium Problem

    12/21/2017 6:13:19 PM PST · by ak267 · 10 replies
    YouTube ^ | 7-27-2014 | gordonmcdowell
    "The only operating rare earth mine in the United States sends all of their valuable resources to China for processing. Congress does not know this. They think this [mining] company is supplying the U.S. value chain, [and] is supplying the military. It is in-fact, the opposite. They are part of the Chinese monopoly. They're taking powder and shipping it to China, and it comes back as a magnet, or an alloy, or a bolt-on component." - Jim Kennedy
  • VANITY: Any thoughts on the new Trek Series?

    10/02/2017 6:13:05 PM PDT · by ak267 · 111 replies
    10-02-2017 | ak267
    Has anyone seen the new Star Trek series ("Discovery")? How would you rate it?
  • Not So Fast, Why Palin Could Win on Appeal Against The New York Times

    08/30/2017 5:13:52 PM PDT · by ak267 · 25 replies
    Law Newz ^ | 8-29-2017 | Robert Barnes
    Two reasons Palin may win on appeal. First, the Judge appears to contradict himself on a critical issue of law. Second, the Judge appears to engage in weighing the evidence, rather than interpreting the evidence in every means favorable to Palin, often denying her the benefit of the doubt while repeatedly extending it to The New York Times, the behemoth newspaper who could do a lot more damage to a judge’s reputation than public figure Palin. (Fair, or unfair, more than a few counsel believe the New York Times enjoys an unfair advantage in its backyard because of its power...
  • Sen. Flake Losing to Dr Kelli Ward

    08/29/2017 7:54:57 PM PDT · by ak267 · 33 replies
    The Still Report ^ | 8-29-2017 | Bill Still
    Good morning, I’m still reporting on: Sen. Flake Losing to Dr Kelli Ward, 1770 Synopsis: Never-Trumper Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona will face a significant primary challenge one year from yesterday, Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018. Flake, who has low popularity in Arizona due to his very liberal immigration stance as well as his opposition to all things Trump, is now being walloped in the latest poll by osteopath Kelli Ward. In a sampling of 500 likely Republican households by JMC analytics, Flake trailed Dr. Ward by a 26-point margin – 21 to 47 for Ward with 29% undecided. An astounding...
  • Palin v. NY Times – Sure looks like a case of “reckless disregard” for the truth (Rutt Rohhh)

    08/18/2017 6:52:58 PM PDT · by ak267 · 23 replies
    Legal Insurrection ^ | 8-18-2017 | William A. Jacobson
    As detailed extensively in prior posts, Sarah Palin has sued the NY Times for defamation based on an Editorial regarding the 2011 shooting of Congresswoman Gabby Giffords. Recent developments have revealed that James Bennet, Editorial Page Editor, was the primary author of the Editorial, working off a draft prepared by a news staffer.
  • Mueller Probe Going Nowhere (The Still Report)

    08/08/2017 5:47:12 PM PDT · by ak267 · 14 replies
    The Still Report ^ | 8-8-2017 | Bill Still
    Good morning, I’m still reporting on: Mueller Probe Going Nowhere, 1744 Synopsis: According to Alexander Mercouris writing in his blog called “The Duran”, the so-called investigation of special counsel Robert Mueller is going nowhere – so nowhere that investigators – once inside the investigation – find out how inconsequential are the scraps of evidence being investigated – they take out private insurance against the risk of lawsuits on down the line.
  • McCain Was Leaker of POTUS Calls To World Leaders, 1727

    07/30/2017 2:59:07 PM PDT · by ak267 · 57 replies
    The Still Report ^ | 7-30-2017 | Bill Still
    Synopsis: According to the True Pundit, it was John McCain who was the leaker of President Trump’s classified phone calls with world leaders shortly after Trump’s inauguration on Jan. 20th.
  • Thorium Power (2017 recap/updates)

    07/23/2017 8:31:54 PM PDT · by ak267 · 13 replies
    YouTube ^ | July 7, 2017 | gordonmcdowell
    Thorium is an abundant material currently disposed of as waste. It is found in coal ash piles and mine tailings. A single Rare Earths mine could produce enough Thorium byproduct to power the entire planet. To do so requires a very different nuclear reactor than the kinds we use today. Not one that uses solid fuel rods, but a reactor in which the fuel is kept in a liquid state. Not one that uses pressurized water as a coolant, but a reactor that uses extremely stable molten salts.

    06/25/2017 1:28:34 PM PDT · by ak267 · 40 replies
    YouTube ^ | 3-9-17 | Critiqued
    This is a video made by a Swedish woman. She is being straight up honest. She is a very brave and patriotic woman. I wish i knew her name to credit her.
  • Vanity: A question about gambling taxes (table games).

    05/14/2017 4:51:36 PM PDT · by ak267 · 30 replies
    me | 5-14-17 | ak267
    I got a quick question for those who visit casinos. A while back I had the pleasure of watching an experienced gambler play craps at the Orleans Casino. He rolled the dice for nearly 60 minutes strait before "sevening out". After the dust had settled, he made off with 35k in chips. FYI: At that time the table was packed, I wasn't into craps because my favorite game is no, I didn't get into the action..darn it. QUESTION: How does one do taxes in this situation? Do you have to fill out a tax form at the casino when...
  • Live results of the Omaha Mayor's Race

    05/09/2017 6:47:08 PM PDT · by ak267 · 20 replies
    Omaha World Herald ^ | 5-9-17 | Omaha World Herald
    Polls closed at 8pm CST. Opening Results: Jean Stothert (R, Incumbent) 57% 17941 Heath Mello (D) 43% 13387 (updated every 45 minutes) Live Tweets from Jean's campaign office: @jeanformayor