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  • Revealed: Hillary Clinton Schemed Since Day After Election to Steal Presidency From Donald Trump

    11/26/2016 8:19:35 PM PST · 156 of 398
    fireman15 to Ken H
    HUH? The difference stood at 261 prior to the first recount, regardless of the cheating that got them there.

    It is not really all that confusing even for people unable to research further than reading Wikipedia. The margin in favor of the Republican was far greater on election night. Somehow more and more votes kept turning up from urban areas in Western Washington in the days following the election. There should be newspaper articles from the time period available online to confirm this timeline if you want to research further.

    But please do not worry yourself. I understand that you do not find any significance in the election that was stolen here.

  • Revealed: Hillary Clinton Schemed Since Day After Election to Steal Presidency From Donald Trump

    11/26/2016 7:17:04 PM PST · 93 of 398
    fireman15 to Ken H
    The initial lead by the R was 261. The final count was a 129 vote lead by the D. (from Wikipedia)

    First, go ahead and look up global warming on Wikipedia and let me know what you find. Wikipedia is not an unbiased source of information. This is a gut wrenching experience for me that I remember vividly. On election night Dino Rosi was ahead by a couple thousand votes. Over the next few days more and more votes kept coming in from Seattle and other King County cities till his lead came down to 261. Then they had the machine recount and he was still ahead by around 40 if I remember correctly. During the “manual” recount Gregoire gained another 300 votes. The election was stolen despite the rewrite by an unknown Democrat historian posting on Wikipedia.

  • Revealed: Hillary Clinton Schemed Since Day After Election to Steal Presidency From Donald Trump

    11/26/2016 6:51:30 PM PST · 36 of 398
    fireman15 to E. Pluribus Unum

    In my state a Republican won the Governors race in 2004 by a couple thousand votes. The Democrats challenged the results. The first recount still had the Republican winning but by fewer than he had to begin with. In the second recount enough “lost” votes were “found” in the leftist stronghold of Seattle for the Democrat to win by 130 votes.

  • Rise of 'ghost gun' kit makers seen in central Florida

    11/25/2016 10:26:02 PM PST · 82 of 85
    fireman15 to schurmann

    Well, I may have some egg on my face. I read previously that all Golden Arms BM59s were made up from re-welded receivers. I trusted these statements more than my own eyes. I read on one of the M14 forums tonight that there were some that came with original Italian made Beretta receivers. The welds are suppose to be fairly easy to spot. I need to pull the stock off and take a closer look at the markings. This could explain why the gun has held up so well. So thanks schurmann for getting me to take a second look at this.

  • Rise of 'ghost gun' kit makers seen in central Florida

    11/25/2016 8:00:42 PM PST · 81 of 85
    fireman15 to schurmann
    If the news weren’t already bad enough, I fear I’m going to convey more. fireman15 won’t like it much.

    I again appreciate the time that you spent on your post very much. And also your concern for my and other reader' safety. There actually was nothing in your post that was upsetting to me in the least. I do apologize for equivocating 7.62 NATO and .308 in my post. Since I reload I am well aware that there are differences in the cartridges. In the past I have been more precise in forums dedicated to firearms.

    I did a considerable amount of research before acquiring the “BM-59” and spent a lot of time discovering the issues that you so effortlessly recited in your post. Before the trade was made I had the gun inspected by a knowledgeable gun smith and collector that I trust who specializes in vintage firearms. The friend I acquired it from, a Korean War Veteran bought it new, and used it for many years but had no idea that is had been made from a re-welded receiver. But I went into the transaction with eyes wide open.

    There actually is no outward evidence that the receiver was made from a re-weld. And there is still the possibility that the receiver was not welded. But in my research now many years ago I learned that every Golden State Arms “BM59” rifles should be considered to be made from a re-welded receiver. I found that the work was done in some sort of jig. After that they were heat treated and refinished in a way that at least in the case of my gun did a very good job of concealing the work. I assume that if one removed the finish completely that the repaired section would become visible.

    I personally have been welding since high school and worked as a millwright for nearly a decade. In mild steel my fabrication and repairs were as strong and sometimes stronger the rest of the structure. But I would not have as much confidence in a part made from alloy steel that was then heat treated.

    My “BM-59” is marked 7.62 NATO. All of the cartridges that I have put together for it have been from government surplus once fired 7.62 NATO brass. And all of the factory cartridges that I have fired through it over the years have been 7.62 NATO as well. I have always been more comfortable using my own reduced charge cartridges in the gun because of the issue with the receiver. Even my own reloads the gun gets frequent inspection.

    So thank you again for taking the time to write a very well written and knowledgeable post. The person I acquired the gun from was disappointed when I told him of what I found out which was very similar to what you wrote me. After using it for years with no problems ever he never would believe that the receiver was probably a "re-weld". The gun had been well taken care of, didn't need any repairs, and he was a trusted friend so we were still able to make a good trade. As I think I said it actually is one of my favorites to this day.

    Just for fun, take a look at the flyer from Golden State Arms at the following link. You might notice that they say it is chambered for ".308 sporting ammunition" and list both .308 and 7.62 NATO in the Caliber Specs. even though mine is clearly stamped 7.62 NATO. They also make no mention that the receiver was made from "re-welded". They call it a "New Beretta Licensed Lightweight Semi-Automatic Rifle".

  • Obama’s Incomprehensible Vision

    11/25/2016 10:28:25 AM PST · 11 of 19
    fireman15 to Starman417

    “further confusing a Nation already stumbling from a confounding eight years of his leadership.”

    Obama has occupied a position of leadership for nearly 8 years. Yet he can hardly be considered an actual leader. The ideas for which he advocates have all been proposed by others. It is not clear even to die hard Democrats what he actually believes or who he actually is, because he has not been consistent in anything other than his sense of entitlement and his disdain for anyone who stands in his way. He can be defined only by what he is not.

  • News conference called on Obama's birth certificate

    11/24/2016 9:22:07 PM PST · 11 of 109
    fireman15 to FreedomStar3028

    Obama is a fraud and it should be revealed if for no other reason than to discourage others from trying the same thing. The Democrats and media Alinskyed the hell out of this using repeated lies and ridicule. This should have been addressed with hard evidence and complete openness. It was not. All the money that Soros spent to oust Arpaio is now coming home to roost by forcing him to reveal what they have before he is out of office.

  • 'Heroic' Antarctic explorers left sea-ice clues

    11/24/2016 8:30:03 AM PST · 6 of 8
    fireman15 to FatherofFive
    And later another article "Antarctic sea ice at record levels despite global warming.

    From the article. "We know that sea-ice in the Antarctic has increased slightly over the past 30 years, since satellite observations began." I forget the exact figure but I believe the expansion has been something around 8 million square miles, so yes the amount of sea ice has "increased slightly".

    The thing that most people do not seem to realize is by mass most of the world's glaciers are in Antarctica and they are expanding as well. But what would one expect on a continent whose "The mean annual temperature of the interior is −57 °C (−70.6 °F))"?

  • George Soros Pledges $10 Million to Combat Hate Crimes

    11/24/2016 7:57:34 AM PST · 5 of 66
    fireman15 to rktman

    Maybe he should stop funding thugs if he wants to reduce “hate crimes”.

  • Trump to scrap Nasa climate research in crackdown on ‘politicized science’

    11/24/2016 7:55:52 AM PST · 182 of 304
    fireman15 to Former Proud Canadian
    Returning to the moon in the next four years would require a Herculean effort. It is not impossible but I don't know if NASA is up to the task any more. It has engaged in too much “climate research” and muslim outreach and has lost its purpose.

    Yes, the NASA of our youth has been gone for a long time now; even the NASA which kept the space shuttle program going was gutted by the Obama Administration and left bleeding out by the side of the road. The name NASA was stolen to give the current batch of eco-loons credibility that they do not deserve. There is no real relationship. This is not to mention the money being wasted on “Muslim Outreach” PR Campaign which was meant to prop up a bunch of 8th century BS and make it appear that the Muslim culture has some relationship to present day technology. Another theft of the name NASA to give a nonrelated organization credibility... sickening.

  • Winter really IS coming: 'Siberian snow theory' predicts an early and brutal cold season for the US

    11/23/2016 11:54:11 PM PST · 50 of 50
    fireman15 to steve86
    I don’t know how you can say it is early. Traditionally, PNW ski resorts (many of them) have been open for Thanksgiving.

    I am sorry. I wasn't really trying to make a statement about the significance of the weather in the passes this year. I was just providing my reaction to the article. Did you read it?

    It is weather, it varies, sometimes the ski areas open even earlier than this especially up at Crystal which is at a higher elevation. But most skiers consider it a pretty good year when the ski areas open by Thanksgiving. Crystal will be opening in the next couple days and they are expecting enough snow to open at Snoqualmie in the next few days also.

    From the Snoqualmie Summit Website:

    “Our 75 year average opening day is right around December 2nd. Of course, we’ve had seasons where we’ve opened in early November and occasionally closer to the middle to latter part of December. We are very committed to opening as soon as we possibly can each ski season!”

    To my wife and I it feels like this winter could end up being a cold one. That is just a feeling from a few decades of living here in Washington. If you think something differently you certainly could be right. The weather around here is very unpredictable.

  • Winter really IS coming: 'Siberian snow theory' predicts an early and brutal cold season for the US

    11/23/2016 5:38:51 PM PST · 15 of 50
    fireman15 to rickmichaels

    We have a snow storm predicted here in the Cascade passes over the next few days. This is a little early. My wife and I both feel that this is going to be a cold and snowy winter in our area. We can’t really say why, more of a feeling.

  • JUST IN: Trump Receives Letter from Kim Jong-Un Demanding End to ‘Hostile Nuclear Threats’

    11/23/2016 2:17:19 PM PST · 33 of 41
    fireman15 to alstewartfan
    Kim may not be my favorite world leader, but you must admit that he has found himself a wonderful hair stylist.

    Yes it accentuates his low forehead and fat face in such a macho way.

  • Rise of 'ghost gun' kit makers seen in central Florida

    11/23/2016 1:30:35 PM PST · 77 of 85
    fireman15 to schurmann

    Thank you for the very kind explanation. I appreciate your perspective more than you know. I started out hang gliding, moved into ultralight flying, then to experimental and classic airplanes and then on to general aviation aircraft. Along the way there were several people we met who made mistakes and got themselves and others hurt or killed and caused regulators and legislators to want to further restrict the activities of the rest of us.

    We have dozens of mostly vintage firearms. I have never had a dangerous malfunction, but I do not trust any gun not to blow up in my face. I am very systematic and have redundant checks with every cartridge I reload that has enough case capacity to inadvertently double charge. I don’t trust myself a great deal more than I trust a 75 or 100 year old gun.

    Your warnings to those who might trust a gun made from unsatisfactory materials and designed by someone who is not a gunsmith or knowledgeable of ballistics are good reminders to everyone here. That goes also for components like homemade lower receivers which might or might not be up to the task depending on the skill and knowledge of the person who made the part.

    I know that there have been failures of re-welded receivers made up from “de-militarized” pieces that have caused injuries in the past. That is kind of the 1950s and 1960s equivalent to these 80% receiver kits available today. I have a Golden State Arms BM59 chambered to .308 that has a WWII surplus Garand receiver that was “remanufactured” from an original that was cut in half. It has never given me any difficulties but I keep a very close eye on that receiver. As should anyone with a homemade lower used in a AR type of rifle.

  • LISTEN: Steve Bannon Calls Women ‘Bunch of Dykes’ In Radio Interview

    11/23/2016 11:13:43 AM PST · 37 of 69
    fireman15 to rightwingcrazy

    NO!!! I am shocked! I tell you, just shocked!

  • A Vanquished Press Fails To Comprehend Its Defeat by Trump

    11/23/2016 9:19:30 AM PST · 5 of 18
    fireman15 to TigerClaws

    We should expect push back from every quarter. The lying and mischaracterizations from the press and the pundits will get much worse as their desperation deepens. They are still hoping to end this revolution before it gets a chance to really get going. That is why there is currently so much emphasis on demoralizing Trump followers.

  • Media falsely spins Trump’s NYT climate comments

    11/23/2016 7:42:03 AM PST · 13 of 13
    fireman15 to vekzen

    The media and the Democrats will be doing everything possible to drive a wedge between Trump and his supporters. Expect more lies and misleading characterizations.

  • More Than 15,000 Lawyers Sign Letter Opposing Steve Bannon’s Appointment

    11/22/2016 8:58:15 PM PST · 8 of 106
    fireman15 to bobk3

    If 15,000 lawyers are against him... he has the right enemies and that is a start.

  • Washington State Youth Sue Government Over Climate Change

    11/22/2016 7:27:40 PM PST · 10 of 26
    fireman15 to kevcol

    Our State Supreme Court has basically all liberals on it, so it is hard to say what kind of spectacle will be made out of this. I guess someone forgot to mention to them that without the adjustments that NOAA made to the historical record there would be basically no warming in Washington State for the past 100 years or in the country. The 1930s were measurably warmer than now.

  • Computer scientists urge Clinton campaign to challenge election results

    11/22/2016 7:19:12 PM PST · 6 of 76
    fireman15 to Republican Wildcat

    Translation... we may be able to find a way to hack the results even now.

  • Hillary Clinton's Popular Vote Lead Over Donald Trump Now Exceeds 1.5 Million Votes

    11/22/2016 6:49:43 PM PST · 47 of 66
    fireman15 to conservativepoet
    Minus at least 3 million illegal votes and Trump is up 1.5 million.

    The liberal media has been claiming there are 10 million people in the country illegally since Reagan was in office. The number estimated by the department of homeland security even under Obama is 20 to 40 million. The actual number could easily be more than the upper estimate.

    In past elections the states with motor voter laws the number of illegals voting has been shocking when investigated. The actual number of illegal votes in this recent election is likely to be far more than any of us currently suspect.

    I hope that one of the first things Trump does is start investigating this and make the changes necessary to halt this horrible abuse of our election process. Any non-citizen who has been caught voting should be immediately deported and never allowed to become a citizen ever, I don't care if they are the head engineer at a silicon valley tech company.

  • What Your Favorite Rifle Cartridge Says About You

    11/22/2016 5:52:59 PM PST · 44 of 137
    fireman15 to MtnClimber

    I do like the .308. Strangely, my favorite rifle in my collection is actually is a BM-59 which is basically a Garand with a short barrel which has been re-chambered to .308 and a modified receiver so that a box magazine can be used. It is similar to an M14. I actually got the rifle in a trade. I was very skeptical about it so I didn’t give much for it. The magazines are now hard to find, but I bought a bunch when I found a batch for cheap ten years ago.

    It still has that classic WWII Garand good looks but with a big magazine hanging off of it and that tanker sized carbine length barrel. It is a little heavy to cart around, but is a great rifle for those zombie hunting expeditions.

    I start with surplus once fired US government brass to make up my cartridges. I load them a little light so that I can use hardened bullets that I cast and heat treat myself. The gun cycles very well and the brass lasts a long time.

  • NOAA Temperature Adjustments Correlate Exactly with the Rise in CO2 - Big Surprise

    11/22/2016 9:37:16 AM PST · 18 of 23
    fireman15 to Bob434
    And they accuse us of being ‘anti-science’?

    Yes, “adjusting” the data to match your theory is so “scientific”.

  • NOAA Temperature Adjustments Correlate Exactly with the Rise in CO2 - Big Surprise

    11/22/2016 9:34:05 AM PST · 17 of 23
    fireman15 to Signalman
    Red line is actual temperatures. Blue line NOAA “adjusted” temperature.

    Exactly, the actual historical record shows basically no warming in nearly 100 years and it is approximately 1/2F cooler than it was at the peak of the historical temperature record data from the 1930s.

  • NOAA Temperature Adjustments Correlate Exactly with the Rise in CO2 - Big Surprise

    11/22/2016 8:35:33 AM PST · 7 of 23
    fireman15 to Ruy Dias de Bivar
    In 1942, MGM produced a TRAVELTALKS movie short on Glacier and Waterton National Parks.

    I have seen the TRAVELTALKS short you are speaking of and I really enjoyed it. I had it recorded on my DVR for a long time because one of the museums my wife and I volunteer at has one of the busses that were shown in the short. The bus is fully restored.

  • NOAA Temperature Adjustments Correlate Exactly with the Rise in CO2 - Big Surprise

    11/22/2016 8:17:11 AM PST · 1 of 23
    Rise in CO2 vs Rise in NOAA tampering with the actual temperature record:

  • Calexit: Leftists File Papers to Secede, Form New Confederacy(bye felicia)

    11/22/2016 7:37:25 AM PST · 106 of 295
    fireman15 to VanDeKoik

    The problem is that California has literally been invaded by millions of Mexicans and South Americans. Over 40% of people residing in California speak a language other than English at home and most currently have no desire to assimilate into our society. If one invalidated the millions of votes from the illegal invaders registered when they were given their drivers licenses then the situation looks quite different electorally. The Democrats made it easy for them to vote illegally and actually encouraged them to do it. This sanctuary city crap is to protect all the illegal Democrat votes. At this point Latinos now outnumber Whites in California.

    As you allude, even as it is currently however, 2/3rds to 3/4s of the land mass are still in conservative areas. It is the population centers around Los Angeles and San Francisco that are the biggest Democrat areas.

  • Okay engineers, tell me what you think. (environmental magic, or more hype?)

    11/21/2016 9:37:56 PM PST · 45 of 137
    fireman15 to Steely Tom
    Beware! Looks like a scam.

    Any time eco-loons from Southern California are involved it is a pretty safe bet that some type of scam is afoot.

  • Okay engineers, tell me what you think. (environmental magic, or more hype?)

    11/21/2016 9:30:04 PM PST · 42 of 137
    fireman15 to NonValueAdded
    Adaptation of the old pit-style solar still. Boy Scout Field Manual from the 60’s.

    My immediate impression also. I am very skeptical of the quantity of water this is claimed to be capable of producing. It would seem that a filtration system would be much more efficient in any area where the problem isn't a lack of water, but a lack of clean water

  • Feds offer Thanksgiving tips to fight climate change

    11/21/2016 4:53:26 PM PST · 33 of 44
    fireman15 to PROCON

    12 oz cans of R-134a refrigerant is on sale at Walmart right now. The eco-Nazis claim that R-134a is 1400 times more potent as a Greenhouse gas than Carbon Dioxide. So go buy a half dozen cans and celebrate your freedom by emptying them into a leaky air conditioning system or just empty them. /s

  • The Obamas 'Have Bought a Mansion at a California Golf Mecca as well as Leasing a $4.3 million ....

    11/21/2016 4:16:49 PM PST · 118 of 124
    fireman15 to xp38
    He will have book deals and of course speechifying as we know can be um very lucrative.

    If you will notice Hillary's book sales have been pathetic and hopefully publishers will have learned their lesson. The speechifying is only lucrative if it is part of a scheme to sell political influence. I am thinking the income earning potential that anyone with a D behind their name has been greatly diminished. For the last eight years Obama’s lifestyle has been subsidized by almost unlimited funds and at some point in the not so distant future some adjustments will have to be made. If these adjustments are not made, it will indicate that Obama has been taking a massive amount of money under the table from various interests.

    In six months Obama's legacy will basically have been wiped out. He has ruled largely by the pen with executive orders and through his regulatory agencies such as the EPA. This stuff can be wiped out with a stroke of the pain and a change of leadership in the agencies directed by the executive branch.

  • The Obamas 'Have Bought a Mansion at a California Golf Mecca as well as Leasing a $4.3 million ....

    11/21/2016 9:03:42 AM PST · 7 of 124
    fireman15 to Cecily

    Pretty amazing how much a guy who is retiring after holding a $200,000 a year government job for 8 years can afford? Are those lame ghost written books of his really taking off? He must be a really good money manager!

  • Worst Democrat Blowout in 88 Years!

    11/21/2016 7:39:56 AM PST · 72 of 99
    fireman15 to Mr. K
    While we have The White House AND both houses of Congress WE NEED TO PUSH THROUGH ANTI VOTER- FRAUD LAWS!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Definitely needs to be the very highest priority!

  • As Trump prepares for White House, Never Trumpers say maybe

    11/21/2016 7:35:35 AM PST · 18 of 21
    fireman15 to nhwingut
    Those concerns are particularly acute for national security experts, dozens of whom signed letters warning that Trump would “put at risk our country's national security and well-being.”

    That must be why the DEFCON level immediately went from 3 "get ready to be vaporized" back to 5 "you will live to see another day" when it became clear Hillary had lost. Any of the “national security experts” who couldn't see this one coming should be run out of town on a rail because they are liberal idiots.

  • Homeland Security Shuts Down Aerial Surveillance On Mexican Border

    11/21/2016 7:19:17 AM PST · 6 of 48
    fireman15 to gaggs

    Announcing to terrorists throughout the world that our Southern Border is wide open is a treasonous action. Obama’s head should be on the chopping block if even one American is harmed by this reckless stupidity.

  • UN Delays Global Warming Treaty 2 Years As Trump Takes Over

    11/21/2016 7:16:02 AM PST · 45 of 67
    fireman15 to rktman

    Given the cyclic nature of the climate and the complete lack of proof that CO2 has even the slightest actual influence on global temperatures... we are most likely about to enter a cooling trend. The place where my wife and I live in the Northwest was under half a mile of ice around 12,000 years ago, which is the blink of an eye in geologic time.

  • A Raw Deal for Americans: The Way Out of the Paris Climate Agreement

    11/21/2016 7:04:48 AM PST · 10 of 26
    fireman15 to rktman

    “climate negotiators”, term from the article.

    Just another term for UN plunderers. Kick the UN out of the USA. They might have been formed for an altruistic purpose in 1945, because there should be an international forum for nations to communicate through. At this point the UN has devolved into a giant fiasco.

  • Inner Emptiness Descends on the Trump Haters

    11/20/2016 8:50:29 AM PST · 17 of 48
    fireman15 to Kaslin

    My BS detector starts ringing loudly any time “climate change” is mentioned. Yesterday a friend of my wife sent us an email with an article from National Geographic claiming that cute little arctic birds were having a massive die off because of global warming.

    When I was looking for some type of verification for this I came across all sorts of other nonsense. The greenies are claiming that house cats kill 3.5 Billion birds a year so a few hundred thousand killed by windmills isn’t bad because those birds are giving their lives so that many other birds will live because windmills are reducing bird killing global warming. They said that overall windmills are increasing the bird population. They even had a chart showing that windmills kill less birds than cars. They also claimed that many more birds were killed by crashing into power lines and utility poles than were killed by windmills. Of course it is all total and complete nonsense and unsupported conjecture, but these people actually start believing their own propaganda. It is called cognitive dissonance and it has become very pervasive in our society. So you can’t argue with these people because actual observational data and scientific reasoning will not change their belief system.

  • Whites need not apply for ‘Hamilton’ open audition (March 2016)

    11/19/2016 11:10:51 PM PST · 27 of 67
    fireman15 to aquila48

    Mind numbing hypocrisy from the left on display once again.

  • 'Hamilton' Actor Harasses Pence On Stage, Americans Respond by Firing Back with Ticket Cancelations

    11/19/2016 1:40:05 PM PST · 129 of 146
    fireman15 to Kickass Conservative
    I assume you can walk onto their Ships without “documentation” now.

    Very good!

  • 'Hamilton' Actor Harasses Pence On Stage, Americans Respond by Firing Back with Ticket Cancelations

    11/19/2016 12:35:40 PM PST · 124 of 146
    fireman15 to Kickass Conservative
    Didn’t I read that the Ad in question was a hoax?

    Snopes makes no claim that this ad is a hoax only that it doesn't mention Trump supporters or Trump specifically, but why don't you watch it and see what you think.

  • 'Hamilton' Actor Harasses Pence On Stage, Americans Respond by Firing Back with Ticket Cancelations

    11/19/2016 12:27:47 PM PST · 121 of 146
    fireman15 to Kickass Conservative
    Didn’t I read that the Ad in question was a hoax?

    Maybe you should read just a little more, and watch the actual ad which is not a hoax that was provided near the bottom of linked article.

  • On its way out, Obama administration moves to slam the door shut on Arctic drilling

    11/19/2016 9:03:23 AM PST · 39 of 42
    fireman15 to Innovative
    Even though calling it a "5 year plan" harkens back to imagery from a happier time for Stalinists everywhere; it should be really called an “eight week plan”. That is approximately how long it will be before Trump takes office and sends these idiots packing.

    “With shock labor we will ensure prompt delivery of the giants of the Five Year Plan” 1931

  • No Platforming Half The Country (The Twitter Purges)

    11/19/2016 8:45:14 AM PST · 2 of 22
    fireman15 to OddLane

    The importance of Twitter in this election has been greatly exaggerated. The only reason I signed up for it was so that I could participate in Lou Dobbs’ nightly surveys. Other than that I couldn’t care less for a forum that allows basically only one liners.

  • Obama Suggests Meeting With Trump Wasn't All It Was Cracked Up To Be

    11/19/2016 8:38:26 AM PST · 21 of 83
    fireman15 to Free America52

    I felt like making a comment on their forum, but what would be the point? Obviously, they are still in a state of mostly disbelief that the felonious traitor that they wanted didn’t get elected. This was the most critical election of our lifetimes and they lost it in a big way. A few strokes of the pen and the whole house of cards collapses. All that will remain is the over 10 Trillion in additional debt that Obama and the uni-party created.

  • 'Hamilton' Actor Harasses Pence On Stage, Americans Respond by Firing Back with Ticket Cancelations

    11/19/2016 8:22:56 AM PST · 35 of 146
    fireman15 to MayflowerMadam
    We’re trying to cancel our Celebrity cruise because of their snarky ad besmirching Trump’s policies. It may not work, as we’re paid in full. About half-way down the page - “Beyond Borders”.

    Thank you for the heads up. My wife and I will not be patronizing Celebrity Cruise in the future.

  • 'Hamilton' Actor Harasses Pence On Stage, Americans Respond by Firing Back with Ticket Cancelations

    11/19/2016 8:13:50 AM PST · 25 of 146
    fireman15 to BlackFemaleArmyCaptain

    They are performers that have been paid to entertain... dancing and singing monkeys, nothing more. They should all be booted out of the theater on their whiny behinds.

  • California Drought Kills Off More Than 100 Million Trees

    11/18/2016 5:33:51 PM PST · 15 of 26
    fireman15 to Extremely Extreme Extremist

    At the end of the article, “People assume the tally amounts to too many dead trees, but fire suppression has created unnaturally green forests with far too little wildfire and dead trees, said Chad Hanson, a forest ecologist at Earth Island Institute’s John Muir Project.”

    “We don’t want too much and we don’t want too little,” he said. “This is not too much.”

    This is a click bait type of article. They headline with what sounds like a terrible disaster, but they end with a statement that it is no big deal. And there is no good reason these trees couldn’t be harvested other than eco-madness.

  • Texas Oilmen Push For Ted Cruz but Immigration Hard-Liners Want Dark-Horse Kris Kobach

    11/18/2016 9:00:34 AM PST · 197 of 233
    fireman15 to drewh

    A possible parallel to (Luke 19:12,14, 27-28).

    Trump, a businessman and non-politician decided to run for president. Many of his fellow Republicans despised him because of his success and called themselves “Never-Trumpers”. They said we do not want Trump to be our President and we will help Hillary to be elected. But when Trump won the presidency, he said, “Now as for these enemies of mine who did not want me to be president, bring them here so that they may be interviewed for jobs within my administration. And the great Pence shall weigh their qualifications and motivations and if he finds that they are not suitable, he shall slay their political careers before me.

    My prediction, the Job of Attorney General will be awarded to Jeff Sessions a loyal friend and confident and the Cubenadian Cruz will slither back under the rock from whence he came.

  • The North Pole is an insane 36 degrees warmer than normal as winter descends

    11/18/2016 8:47:05 AM PST · 49 of 80
    fireman15 to PROCON

    Hey WAPO, its called weather! Last week it was in the mid 70s here. Last night we had frost and its going to be in the low 50s. The great white North shares a lot of characteristic with deserts in that temperatures can vary widely from day to day at certain times of the year.

    I just checked the weather in Barrow Alaska, 320 miles North of the Arctic Circle, the northernmost city in the United States. They are expecting a balmy high of 11F today along with 36 minutes of sunlight. Probably not a lot of sea ice is going to be melting today or over the next several months.