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Posts by Wuli

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  • Iranian Dissidents Demand Investigation Into Islamic Regime’s Secret U.S. Lobbying Network

    02/20/2017 5:13:39 PM PST · 13 of 17
    Wuli to MarvinStinson

    Not many people know that a major member of the lobby group NIAC - a mouthpiece for the Mullahs in Tehran - was given a White House position by Obama, working in the policy group working on the deal he made with the Mullahs in Tehran.

  • Amish Farmer Faces 68 Years in Prison for Making Natural Product

    02/20/2017 4:32:18 PM PST · 85 of 85
    Wuli to Jim 0216

    Maybe one day we’ll have a majority of the Supremes who will admit that. Meanwhile we are not helpless and do not have to wait for that. Congress can take the “legal drug” nomenclature out of the FDA’s powers and reduce it to merely “FDA approved” and “Not FDA approved and still ‘legal’”.

  • Study: Those High-Priced Antioxidants May Be Killing You

    02/20/2017 4:28:03 PM PST · 31 of 61
    Wuli to cba123

    This is not the first recent study questioning the use of anti-oxidants as supposed helpers in preventing disease.

    A recent very large study in Europe on finding no correlation between high-dosage use of anti-oxidants and improved health outcomes looked at the cellular workings of anti-oxidants, and some indicators in their study that suggested health outcomes were more negative with high anti-oxidant doses, and insignificantly different with moderate doses. They looked for why.

    They looked at what exactly “positive” antioxidants do. Primarily they help inhibit cell death. They do that without discrimination of the cells or cell type. What about “bad” cells, like cancer or pre-cancer, or even slightly “bad” cells an organ would be better off if the cell died. Those too have “normal” cell death inhibited by antioxidants. In other words, good or bad, antioxidants are an equal opportunity life saver to cells - any kind, including some you’d be better off without.

    Isn’t there already natural processes trying to extend cell life and permit proper cell death? Yes. Does it seem antioxidants improve those processes. No. Added to the bloodstream they provide signals that help decrease the bodies production of normal cell protection and normal cell death processes, as if THEY, the “antioxidants” were going to do more of that job.

    Eat a good balanced and nutritious diet, and let the supplements industry survive without you.

  • Amish Farmer Faces 68 Years in Prison for Making Natural Product

    02/20/2017 2:51:54 PM PST · 83 of 85
    Wuli to Jim 0216

    In terms of law, the power of the FDA as to “accepted” and “not accepted” drugs and or their use, should make the “FDA accepted” label NOT a “legal requirement” but only one of two labeling requirements, with the other being “not FDA approved”. Then the medical community and the individual can leave it to their own due diligence to accept the “manufacturer’s advertised use”, or not.

    The FDA should be thought of how the medical community KNOWS them to be; just one of a number of “expert” opinions, not the ONLY expert opinion, and one with its own record of being wrong many times.

    The legal matter should only be one of insuring the patient is informed - a remedy is FDA approved or not - but missing the FDA approval should not cause the use of a drug to be illegal, provided those obtaining its use are informed of that. THAT only requires a “labeling” addition of “not FDA approved”. It does not require sending anyone to jail, just because their remedy neither has (maybe even never sought) that FDA approval.

  • Writers Guild Awards show gets political

    02/20/2017 2:35:47 PM PST · 14 of 14
    Wuli to bgill

    It tells you what “The Writers Guild” is really made of - idiots.

  • State Officials Want Trump To Reverse Obama’s Last-Minute Election Power Grab

    02/20/2017 2:33:06 PM PST · 21 of 22
    Wuli to Trump_vs_Evil_Witch

    Not until the states are forced by Trump’s exercise of that ruling to demand 100% audit and cleanup of their voter registration rolls, requiring any and all means necessary to (1) eliminate the dead from the rolls and (2) require DOCUMENTED verification of U.S. citizenship to be on the rolls.

  • Nestle Joins Thousands Of Companies Leaving California Over Anti-Capitalist Lawmakers and Activists

    02/20/2017 1:49:29 PM PST · 32 of 39
    Wuli to lowbridge

    Nestle has been taking unwarranted flak from Californians on its bottled water industry business there.

    The myth the Greenie Weenies have invented is that water that Nestle is bottling (like in the San Bernardino mountain area) is water that is “taken” from other “more important” uses it could go to in California. In reality, the local water boards have repeatedly shown that Nestle has been a good steward of the water sources it has access to for water it bottles in California.

    Another complaint is that its license for the San Bernardino mountain source has expired. That is true enough, but it is also true that it has been given the legal go-ahead to continue its operations while the license renewal review is pending - which has been years and still not completed by the state and other relevant agencies, due NOT to any “stonewalling” by Nestle.

  • Hospitals fear Obamacare repeal would reverse gains

    02/20/2017 1:41:14 PM PST · 27 of 38
    Wuli to artichokegrower

    The entire hospital industrial complex, both wings of it (for profit & “non-profit”) have become just like the education industrial complex, as ever-more addicted to government dictated and directed financial opium that put all the THEIR increased costs on government & private insured customers (and students & taxpayers for the schools) and never questioned the original sources of the cost increases themselves - doctors, hospitals, health care providers & in the case of schools, “educators”.

    All the “help” from government has merely been to keep paying the cost increases of the health care industrial complex and the education industrial complex, with greater levels of revenue and subsidies from (a) taxpayers and (b) mandates on insurance policies.

  • De Blasio Threatens Wells Fargo Over Dakota Access Pipeline

    02/20/2017 6:25:19 AM PST · 49 of 56
    Wuli to Brad from Tennessee

    Wells Forgo should reciprocate, and give a negative rating to its customers for NYC municipal bonds.

    ALL the major banks should retaliate similarly against politicians demanding they, the banks, play politics, and not economics, over their investments and investment funding.

  • Radioactive Iodine over Europe first measured in Finnmark

    02/19/2017 4:18:20 PM PST · 38 of 43
    Wuli to Rebelbase

    With a half life of days, is it a danger or what?

    http://www.radiologyinfo.org/en/info.cfm?pg=radioiodine

  • McCain On Explosive Trump Dossier: 'The Russians Do Use Women And Sex' (Barf)

    02/19/2017 8:04:40 AM PST · 67 of 75
    Wuli to Brad from Tennessee

    McCain - the stooge and mouthpiece of the Deep State.

  • Tear Down this Dam?

    02/18/2017 1:01:51 PM PST · 2 of 43
    Wuli to Rummyfan

    Not to worry, if the Oroville Dam fails, the whole LameStreamMedia will say it’s Trump’s fault.

  • Lynch’s Doubling of False Claims Act Fines Could Be Bonanza for Trial Lawyers

    02/18/2017 12:41:47 PM PST · 11 of 26
    Wuli to ColdOne

    Congress needs to stop abdicating to the regulatory state it’s Constitutional authority, given to it alone, as the only author of federal law.

    Regulatory agencies should have NO authority to write regulations, only to carry them out as written, in every degree by specific acts of Congress.

  • Trump exchange with black journalist sparks outrage

    02/18/2017 10:34:30 AM PST · 134 of 146
    Wuli to mandaladon

    The “complaints” seem to ignore that the reporter Trump was speaking to is not among those complaining.

  • In Trump Era, Censorship May Start in the Newsroom

    02/18/2017 9:46:40 AM PST · 41 of 44
    Wuli to freedomcrusader

    What a bunch of trash, from Pravda on the Hudson.

    During Obama’s term, the LameStreamMedia gleefully censored themselves, and not out of fear of being attacked by Obama and his press team, but to willingly serve them, to get the story out to best serve Obama.

    Now, Trump, quite aware of that, knows the media is now operating as the virtual state media for the shadow government of the former president whom they served so well.

    He has to acknowledge that and treat them accordingly.

  • Tucker Carlson Grills Former Mexican Official

    02/18/2017 9:36:38 AM PST · 16 of 20
    Wuli to Kaslin

    And many American’s wonder why Mexico’s policies toward the U.S. are always skewed to the far Left and always reflect a Mexican-nationalist agenda on and towards American soil.

  • The Oroville Dam and Global Warming (Saturbray)

    02/18/2017 7:54:16 AM PST · 13 of 16
    Wuli to bray

    Early on, a number of climate scientists referred to this period of big storms in California as a “100 year event”. Four a number of thousands of years, California has had this type of big rain-storm weather in the winter months about every 100 years. It is a cycle that is very old, not new.

    In fact the very long history of California is it has waxed and waned between very wet and very dry periods.

  • Angry Protesters Demand Trump "STOP Attacking Women, Muslims, Immigrants, LGBTQ+, Journalists..."

    02/18/2017 7:46:20 AM PST · 15 of 17
    Wuli to Zakeet

    They could have abbreviated their “complaints” to:

    We are against everything and for nothing.

    The reality is that the only active principle on the part of those behind the “protest” agenda for February 17th was merely, and singularly, the act of “protest” itself. February 17th “protests” were not about anything the ignorant fellow travelers thought they were protesting. It was 100% merely about collecting and indoctrinating ignorant trained foot soldiers for the Left, period, nothing else, none of the “topics of complaint”.

  • Thousands sign petition to REMOVE Sadiq Khan as London mayor over Brexit stance

    02/17/2017 3:59:58 PM PST · 9 of 22
    Wuli to MarvinStinson

    It was not for nothing that London has been referred to, in a rightfully negative way, as “Londonstan”.

    The current mayor reveals the agenda he has been part of all along - the “we are not British anymore” agenda.

  • Pope Says Immigrants No Threat to Europe’s Christian Identity

    02/17/2017 3:08:15 PM PST · 43 of 53
    Wuli to BlessedBeGod

    As far as “western Europe” (more than the former Soviet Union satellites in “eastern Europe”), I think the Roman Catholic Pope is correct - today’s non-Christian-majority immigrants are not a threat THERE to Christianity. Why? That ship has already sailed.

  • Teen tells boyfriend their baby is a girl right after tossing her out window

    02/17/2017 7:59:15 AM PST · 20 of 28
    Wuli to ConservativeStatement

    Apparently her boyfriend only wanted a boy child, and having no humanity herself, just a base desire to keep her boyfriend as her only purpose in life, she tossed the girl child out.

    These are all cases of human “devolution”; “de volved” not “evolved”.

  • State Dept. carries out layoffs under Rex Tillerson (DEEP STATE/Vault 7!)

    02/17/2017 6:47:02 AM PST · 76 of 131
    Wuli to tcrlaf

    It seems it is news to CBS that the entire “Russia” and “Iran” policies were run out of the Obama White House, not the state department.

    In reality, it is NOT the state department’s job to MAKE foreign policy, only to carry it out. The White House makes the decision. Often when the policy fails it is failure of execution on the part of the arrogant self-important flunkies at foggy bottom, and sometimes that is because they did not really get behind the policy as it came from the White House.

  • Michigan Taxpayers Don’t Need to Spend $4 Billion Annually on Infrastructure

    02/17/2017 6:37:31 AM PST · 7 of 9
    Wuli to MichCapCon

    Most all “infrastructure” has a base of users - vehicle owners for roads, railroad companies for rails, communications companies for communications lines, energy companies for pipelines and power lines, sewer & water users for sewer & water lines, airlines for airports, ect., ect., ect.

    The priorities have gotten out of whack as the funding, and how it is spent, has gotten away from the “beneficiary-pays principle”. If that principle was restored 100%, then (1) users would know that their “user fees” are going to the “infrastructure” for which they are collected, and (2) priorities and spending for infrastructure would be less out of whack.

    A good place to start would be to (1) NOT spend any general revenue funds on roads - fund it all with fuel taxes (** & not with registration & license fees either), with states including in their state fuel taxes the need to distribute funds back to localities on a pro-rata basis, and then (2) remove every form of spending NOT related to roads and their bridges and tunnels from getting funds from fuel taxes.

    [** Vehicle license & registration fees should be set to only recover the cost of providing them, and not to otherwise “generate revenue” for anything else. “Drivers” alone should not be imposed on to provide “general revenue” beyond the things returned to “drivers”. Taxes on the general population should pay for what goes back to the public generally. (Yes, that means I oppose “special” sales taxes of all kinds as well as “exemptions” from a general sales tax when there is one. The best “general taxes” are those applied universally without exceptions and loopholes. They make for the broadest tax base and any need to adjust them is absorbed by everyone generally, not targeted at just certain tax payers. That makes any such adjustment smaller as well, because the base is so large.]

  • Obama Appointees Preventing Mattis From Rebuilding The Military, Says Armed Services Chair

    02/16/2017 8:24:22 PM PST · 43 of 70
    Wuli to TigerClaws

    Congress needs to legislate a two year suspension of all federal civil service rules regarding firing anyone in the executive branch departments and agencies, at the discretion of the head of the agency or department - so Trump can clean house of everyone hired since January 2009.

  • Murdoch’s Wall Street Journal Publishes “Fake News” Gets Rebuked by ODNI…

    02/16/2017 3:41:24 PM PST · 7 of 8
    Wuli to Garth Tater

    Yes, in the area of immigration, the WSJ editorial page, going back a long ways, has been least Conservative compared to many other matters. I think I know why, but to say it I’d be flamed as prejudiced, religiously, though I think the truth is the opposite, that one religion above all others in American has pushed the open borders theme.

  • [Edit this:]Poor Suffering Trumpsters: The EPIC Facebook Response That Set The Internet On Fire

    02/16/2017 3:16:24 PM PST · 38 of 52
    Wuli to mbarker12474

    They ignore Obama’s BIGGEST “accomplishment” - a near doubling of the federal government’s debt into a historic stratospheric level; from $10+ trillion to $19+ trillion.

  • Twitter CEO Compares US Mood To Arab Spring

    02/16/2017 12:43:22 PM PST · 23 of 37
    Wuli to Enlightened1

    Yea, right, and we know how that went - attempts to install Islamists in Egypt and Syria.

  • Neil Gorsuch's position on birth control and other 'freebies' [Barf Alert]

    02/16/2017 12:16:53 PM PST · 10 of 12
    Wuli to markomalley

    “Insuring” things in healthcare has not made them cheaper. In fact, it has “insured” that each step of healthcare price increases will be politically masked (protecting health care providers) in higher insurance premiums, with insurers taking the brunt of political angst about the increases; not the doctors, hospitals and others. The ONLY “health care providers” besides insurers that have been attacked for healthcare cost increases is the “long hanging fruit” of the drug companies, as the politically convenient and non-Liberal (compared to doctors and hospitals) targets. Meanwhile, in spite of anecdotal evidence in a minority of cases, drug prices, adjusted for inflation, have been going down since JUST BEFORE GWBush added the Medicare drug plan, after which they quit going down as much.

    Economics argues AGAINST “insuring” everything in health care, and definitely against most routine things. Without insurers guaranteeing everything is “insured” and without employers guaranteeing that in the health benefit programs, health care and health care product providers are left with having to market to individuals paying “out of pocket” or out of health savings accounts. They, the health care providers, also have less administrative costs and burdens on what the individual pays for them self. Competing on prices the customers can afford to pay directly WILL lower costs because it will gradually change how those things are provided as well.

  • The Media Is Already Linking Oroville Dam Disaster To Global Warming

    02/16/2017 12:00:00 PM PST · 43 of 44
    Wuli to Zakeet

    Climate scientists called the storm that hit California not long ago as a “100 year” event. Why? Because, for a number of thousands of years California has had such a storm about every 100 years. That takes the cycle of such storms in California back eons ago, and far, far before any human “intervention”.

  • Murdoch’s Wall Street Journal Publishes “Fake News” Gets Rebuked by ODNI…

    02/16/2017 11:18:11 AM PST · 5 of 8
    Wuli to Lazamataz

    Before Murdoch acquired Dow Jones, Inc., which includes the Wall Street Journal (WSJ), the WSJ provided a reasonable alternative, politically, to the print versions of the LameStreamMedia (NYTimes, WashPost, LATimes, BostGlobe, ect) as well as a news alternative to the TV venues of the LameSTreetMedia led by ABC, CBS, CNBC, CNN, MSNBC, NBC & NPR.

    After acquisition by Murdoch and the appointment of his Liberal son over Dow Jones, the WSJ gradually became, politically, a full fledged member of the LameStreamMedia on all its primary news pages. There remained a modicum of Conservative views among the editors of the WSJ opinion page, which was not a “discrepancy”. The prior owners of Dow Jones, in their agreement to sell to Murdoch, retained control of the editorial board of the WSJ opinion page.

    The rest of the paper has been on a politically slow downhill slide into the editorial arms and control of Leftists and all their political agendas.

  • GOP Missing the Real Elephant in the Room

    02/16/2017 5:42:58 AM PST · 19 of 33
    Wuli to Kaslin

    Corker is a corker.

  • People Are Outraged Over This Betsy DeVos Cartoon (look out, Chlesea Clinton is outraged!)

    02/16/2017 5:29:58 AM PST · 10 of 18
    Wuli to simpson96

    What is OFFENSIVE is the thinking of some on the Left who say they are “offended”. The simple answer to them and others in similar cases is: YOU DON’T OWN THIS.

  • Germany emphasizes importance of two-state solution

    02/15/2017 4:05:54 PM PST · 30 of 36
    Wuli to Olog-hai

    1. Was there ever a “Palestinian State”? No.

    2. With the Arab war against the newly independent state of Israel, the “West Bank” and the Eastern side of Jerusalem ended up in the hands of the Arab state of the Kingdom of Jordan. Gaza remained under the administration of the Arab state of Egypt. Over time, Jordan formally annexed the West Bank. Neither Jordan nor Egypt considered establishing a “Palestinian” state. Yet, neither Jordan nor Egypt assimilated the occupants of the West Bank or Gaza as citizens.

    3. During the war with Israel the states whose armies warred against Israel, and local Arab leaders, encouraged Arabs in places they could not hold to leave their villages, promising to help them in camps they’d create for “refugees”.

    4. At the end of the first Israeli-Arab war, Arabs who remained within the national boundaries of Israel were given Israeli citizenship. Arabs who remained in the West Bank and Gaza, and those that fled to those areas were not made citizens of Jordan or Egypt. The Arabs instead left, intentionally, displaced Arabs in “refugee camps” and insisted on UN funding for them. They preferred permanent Arab hostages in refugee camps, for their political war against Israel, instead of assimilating any displaced Arabs.

    5. About 1 million Jews were settled across the Middle East (outside of the “British Mandate of Palestine”) in 1948. Between 1948 and 1972 approximately 820,000 Jews were forced to flee Arab and Muslim majority countries in the Middle East; due to official harassment, pogroms, property confiscation and being officially expelled. About 200,000 made their way to Europe & North America while the rest landed in terribly insecure and impoverished Israel - but Israel took them in.

    6. There is a two state status already - Israel and Jordan. The peace agreement over the West Bank needs to be between Israel and Jordan. They need to agree on a transition period of joint administration, where a history of peace and security can be established, after which some of the West Bank would be formerly incorporated into Jordan. A similar process between Israel and Egypt needs to happen vis-a-vis Gaza. That will provide Jordan and Egypt with much responsibility for ending “Palestinian” acts of terrorism against Israel, as well as internal security in those areas. The agreements would be predicated on Egypt & Jordan’s success at carryout all their responsibilities in the West Bank and Gaza, including gradual-to-full political rights in their countries to the residents there. Israel would be permitted, by agreement, to end that process if Jordan and Egypt fail to carryout all their responsibilities.

    7. Israel today has a population that is about 20% Arab. They are citizens with all the rights of citizens, and participate in every area of business, education and government. One is a jurist who sits on the Supreme Court of Israel. Where are the 1,000 1948 Jewish residents of the Arab and Muslim states? Are they and/or their descendants similarly assimilated into the business, education and political life of those countries? No. Most no longer have even a remnant left in their once former countries. ALL the claims about Israel being a “racist” state are 180 degrees from the reality of their Arab-Muslim majority neighbors in the region. There will not be a “right of return”. The actions of the Arab-Muslim majority states in the region and the Arabs they pushed into “refugee” status have destroyed any good-will possibility of accepting that, while Israel did the opposite - made everyone in its borders, Arab or Jew citizens. Israel did its part already. It’s time the Arabs quit making impossible demands and accepted the full responsibility for the conditions created over time by their refusal to put peace above all else as their main priority.

  • Tiffany Trump causes chaos at Fashion Week

    02/15/2017 6:52:02 AM PST · 36 of 36
    Wuli to 2ndDivisionVet

    Yes, the Liberal editors at fashion week were showing what “tolerance” and “diversity” actually means, to them.

  • CNN - Trump aides were in constant touch with senior Russian officials during campaign

    02/15/2017 6:41:36 AM PST · 89 of 95
    Wuli to tcrlaf

    There are rehashing a report that the NY Times did earlier, a report that had a number of “unconfirmed” contacts and in the summation of the U.S. intelligence community indicated no collusion in those contacts.

    They - the LameStreamMedia - are resurrecting this report to dump it again on top of the resignation of Flynn, to keep beating the “Trump-Russian-Connections” drum.

  • President Trump and the Runaway Judiciary: The Founders Have Provided the Remedy

    02/15/2017 5:50:07 AM PST · 12 of 33
    Wuli to Kaslin

    Jackson was right.

    The branches of the federal government are all three not just separate, but independent in the powers accorded them, UNLESS AND EXCEPT WHERE one, by their action and acceptance of the others restricts the action of another.

    So, yes, just like Presidents grabbing power via executive orders not granted to them by the Constitution or the law, and how it takes a Congress acting to impeach them to prevent it, it takes a President defying judicial over-reach, with Congressional backing, to stop judicial activists trying to “enforce” their political agenda.

  • ESPN Reportedly Losing 10k Subscribers a Day - due to left wing politics

    02/15/2017 5:37:55 AM PST · 15 of 57
    Wuli to tje

    ESPN - Entertainment & Sports Progressive Network

  • Vanity: Just saw this rendition of a Sinatra classic & was blown away!

    02/14/2017 7:44:25 AM PST · 18 of 20
    Wuli to ResisTyr

    I saw the performance on the live show. Sal was great.

  • David Duke Endorses Keith Ellison For DNC Chair (NOT satire!)

    02/14/2017 5:27:39 AM PST · 11 of 17
    Wuli to Ciaphas Cain

    Makes sense. The KKK was no more friendly to Jewish folk than are the likes of Ellison.

  • High Fives At the WaPo As They Claim A Scalp

    02/14/2017 5:19:49 AM PST · 53 of 69
    Wuli to Pinkbell

    One word - trust.

    All Flynn had to do was from day one lay out, directly to Pence and Trump, the entirety of his conversation, including it’s ambiguity. Trust would have been established and the ambiguity of the conversation would satisfy a diplomatic defense for it.

    THAT - generating trust, was Flynn’s error. He was in one of the kinds of positions where that trust is of paramount importance.

  • Government program gives immigrants residency for $500,000

    02/13/2017 4:46:21 PM PST · 16 of 25
    Wuli to 2ndDivisionVet

    Yes, while I totally oppose amnesty, I also oppose special visa programs that directly sell legal residency for a price.

  • DNC leaders say Clinton lost because she talked too much about Trump

    02/13/2017 4:43:52 PM PST · 38 of 55
    Wuli to COBOL2Java

    Billary, Inc., Obama and the DNC keep finding every excuse they can for why Billary, Inc. lost, minus the only reason that meets reality - because Billary, Inc. was correctly identified by the voters as Billary, Inc. - a corrupt, geopolitical influence peddling personal enterprise using and abusing public office for personal power and private gain.

  • California Dam Running on Temporary Licenses

    02/13/2017 4:25:20 PM PST · 6 of 28
    Wuli to nickcarraway

    50% two giant sets of bureaucrats, one in California and one in Washington D.C., and 50% regulation overkill in the “legal requirements” in merely applying for the license renewal.

    If it took 11 years just to get the application completed, how long will it take, given additional federal-state bureaucratic back-and-forth, to get the permit approved??

  • Musicians ask Trump for money help after Grammys bashing

    02/13/2017 2:10:15 PM PST · 68 of 69
    Wuli to Cheerio

    As far “renewing America’s commitment to the arts”, let the National Academy of Arts & Sciences TAX - raise the “ membership fees” - on all their members, and leave government and taxpayers out of being responsible for promoting their industries. Tell them if they want “government sponsored” culture, go to France.

  • Le Pen’s youth revolution - Marine Le Pen is the most popular candidate amongst young French voters

    02/13/2017 2:02:20 PM PST · 6 of 7
    Wuli to GonzoII

    Le Pen’s 29% will be overwhelmed in the general election 2nd round by the votes of all Le Pen’s opponents choosing her final opponent over her, whether they voted for someone else in the 1st round or not.

    Le Pen is still a movement, and yes will still be a “strong” movement after the general election, which she still remains likely to lose.

    At least her family has done better in their permanent political job - a forever election campaign, than Pat Buchanan did in the U.S.

  • UKIP now more popular with working class voters than Labour

    02/13/2017 1:54:32 PM PST · 10 of 10
    Wuli to GonzoII

    The Westmonster report’s text does not seem to square with:

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Opinion_polling_for_the_next_United_Kingdom_general_election#2017

  • UKIP now more popular with working class voters than Labour

    02/13/2017 1:52:16 PM PST · 9 of 10
    Wuli to GonzoII

    I cannot correlate the percentages reported by Westmonster with the data &/or percentages in the record/survey they cite as the source. They appear to infer “working class” from some category or combination of categories in the data, and if that is the case they ought to identify their method as well.

  • European Commission boosts UK growth forecasts

    02/13/2017 1:33:40 PM PST · 6 of 6
    Wuli to GonzoII

    actually, the Eurozone 2017 growth prediction is also at 1.5%; the same as the U.K.

    yes, it does mean there is not a major “decline” foreseen, for 201 for the U.K. due to the Brexit, but it would be wrong to suggest it projects growth better than the Eurozone - better than SOME in the Eurozone, surely, but that is a different and not difficult comparison than with the zone as w whole.

  • NSC Staffers Purge Social Media Of Anti-Trump Posts, Fearing Reprisals

    02/13/2017 1:05:24 PM PST · 41 of 44
    Wuli to rktman

    I would never, as POTUS accept, unquestioned, ANY staff on THE PRESIDENT’S National Security Council left from any predecessors as “safe” merely by reason of prior experience for any POTUS. In fact, I would direct my chosen head of the NSC to scrub anyone they felt inclined against.

  • Beyoncé Falls Victim to the Grammy Awards’ Racism

    02/13/2017 1:00:13 PM PST · 53 of 57
    Wuli to C19fan

    I guess, the author either

    (1) artistically likes Beyonce’s 2016 album accomplishments more than Andele, though a majority of Grammy award voters disagreed,

    or

    (2) thinks Grammy awards should be based on: let’s see, home many of “your race” have already won, and how many haven’t, instead of just last year’s artistic accomplishments.