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  • Haiti Official Who Exposed The Clinton Foundation ‘Charity’ Crimes Is Found Dea

    He has been found dead in Miami at the age of 50. The circumstances surrounding Eberwein’s death are also nothing less than unpalatable. According to Miami-Dade’s medical examiner records supervisor, the official cause of death is “gunshot to the head.“ Eberwein’s death has been registered as “suicide” by the government. But not long before his death, he acknowledged that his life was in danger because he was outspoken on the criminal activities of the Clinton Foundation. Eberwein was a fierce critic of the Clinton Foundation’s activities in the Caribbean island, where he served as director general of the government’s economic...
  • (vanity) TOURNAMENT OF CHART-TOPPERS ('70S) ROUND 1

    01/14/2018 7:57:12 PM PST · by the OlLine Rebel · 92 replies
    me | 1/14/18 | me
    OK, FREEPERS, LET'S START THIS CONTEST FOR THE GREATEST SONG OF THE '70S. The baseline for the contest is the top 7 hits of each year of the '70s, as compiled by BILLBOARD. This is not based on personal preferences, biases, prejudices, or counter-culture fringe-element reactivity. The rules in general will be to vote for everything shown. NO equivocating, ties, or omissions. Votes will ONLY be counted if the "ballot" is COMPLETE. *ROUND 1* We begin by taking the #7 songs of each year and paring them from 10 songs to 4 (to set up brackets of 64 for the...
  • Racism charges swarm Trump as 'shithole' debate rattles immigration talks

    01/14/2018 4:30:54 PM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 37 replies
    Pollutico ^ | 01/14/2018 06:33 PM EST | MATTHEW NUSSBAUM
    A year into his presidency, disputes over the president’s views and rhetoric about religious and racial minorities continue to hamper his policies. Days after Donald Trump was accused of using racially charged language during bipartisan immigration talks, charges of bigotry once again threatened the president’s agenda as lawmakers battled Sunday over his choice of words and his intentions. Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.), a civil rights icon and frequent critic of the president, said Trump is “a racist.” Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said it was not “constructive” for Trump to have referred to African and other countries as “shitholes” but that...
  • Sarah Huckabee Sanders blasts the Wall Street Journal for ‘fake news’ — then she releases proof

    01/14/2018 12:49:57 PM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 14 replies
    The BLaze ^ | January 14, 2018 | Chris Enloe
    White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders hit back at the Wall Street Journal over the weekend for allegedly doctoring President Donald Trump’s words following a recent interview. What happened? It all began when the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday that Trump said he has a very good relationship with North Korean Dictator Kim Jong Un. Trump’s comments came one day after he expressed willingness to re-enter discussions with the country over its nuclear program. “I probably have a very good relationship with Kim Jong Un,” the Journal reported Trump saying. However, the White House contests that reporting and...
  • (Vanity) Participate in the 70s Music Tournament of hits!

    01/13/2018 6:52:44 PM PST · by the OlLine Rebel · 71 replies
    me | 1/13/18 | me
    Who wants to participate in a music play-off bracket-type poll for best songs of the '70s? 3 years ago I ran a "tournament" to pick the best songs of the '80s, based first on Billboard rankings, so only the best of the best are included! You can view how this played out here: http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-bloggers/3249477/posts That's what I want to do for the '70s. (Wouldn't mind doing it for other decades, either!)
  • Leftist Francis Maxwell Rants About White Privilege

    01/13/2018 3:50:45 PM PST · by GuavaCheesePuff · 15 replies
    Facebook ^ | January 13, 2018 | Guava Cheese Puff
    i just saw this trending online on Facebook. The Young Turks' Francis Maxwell, ranting about whiteness and "white privilege". What do you think of this crazy video? https://www.facebook.com/francismmaxwell/videos/vb.623502084418776/1158870444215268/?type=2&theater
  • IS TRUMP THE WORLD’S WORST PRESS OPPRESSOR?

    01/12/2018 5:51:04 AM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 44 replies
    Liberty Nation ^ | Jan 12, 2018 | Jeff Charles
    On Monday, the Committee to Protect Journalists named Donald Trump the “top global press oppressor.” This group considers itself a defender of free speech for the journalists and reporters worldwide, and advocates against countries that abuse those who truthfully report the news. Apparently, they think the President is the most significant threat to the freedom of the press all around the world. TRUMP WINS THE TOP “PRESS OPPRESSOR” DESIGNATION The committee released its list of top global oppressors on Monday. The timing is interesting, as it came shortly after Trump’s announcement that he would be holding the “fake news” awards....
  • Limbaugh Makes It ‘Very Clear’ That He Doesn’t Think Trump Sold Us Out

    01/10/2018 1:51:02 PM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 49 replies
    DailyRushbo ^ | January 10, 2018 | Rush Limbaugh
    RUSH: You know, the first hour, take one, I told you what my take on this is. Even though CNN’s misrepresenting it. CNN’s putting me in the Chatsworth Osborne Jr. category where I think Trump sold us out. And that’s not what I think happened yesterday. I’ve been very clear what I think happened. But CNN is eager to make it appear that Trump is losing his base. Grab sound bite 23. This is the most recent one. Again, back to John King’s show on CNN. He spoke with their White House correspondent named Abby Phillip about conservative reaction —...
  • (IS DACA) Donald Trump’s “Read My Lips” Moment? (YES)

    01/10/2018 11:53:22 AM PST · by Cubs Fan · 154 replies
    The Democrats well remember their success in baiting George H. Bush into alienating his base by persuading him to renege on his campaign pledge: “Read my lips … no new taxes!” Well the new taxes came, the already suspicious base could no longer rationalize to themselves that Bush would continue the Reagan legacy, and Bush was a single-term President. His successor being none other than Bill Clinton. If granting amnesty to illegal aliens — who are trespassers in this land — does not equate to a “read my lips” level betrayal, it’s hard to imagine what would be. The White...
  • Judge ends consent decree limiting RNC 'ballot security' activities

    01/09/2018 10:26:09 AM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 10 replies
    Pollutico ^ | 01/09/2018 11:50 AM EST | JOSH GERSTEIN
    After more than three decades, Republicans are free of a federal court consent decree that sharply limited the Republican National Committee's ability to engage to challenge voters' qualifications and target the kind of fraud President Donald Trump has alleged affected the 2016 presidential race. Newark-based U.S. District Court Judge John Michael Vazquez ruled in an order released Tuesday that the longstanding decree ended on December 1 and will not be extended. The agreement, which dates to 1982, arose from a Democratic National Committee lawsuit charging the RNC with seeking to discourage African Americans from voting through targeted mailings warning about...
  • Vanity: Wolff Book: Call it, "The Wolff Dossier!"

    01/09/2018 9:19:48 AM PST · by Basket_of_Deplorables · 10 replies
    me | 1/9/2018 | Me
    Should be self explanatory--phony opposition dossier.
  • #Qanon TheStorm Fireside Chat Live Q&A w/ TheStorm Board Owner, Mods, Dr. Jerome Corsi, anons 1/8/18

    01/08/2018 8:51:41 PM PST · by SubMareener · 83 replies
    YouTube ^ | 1/8/18 Streamed live 2 hours ago | Pamphlet Anon, et. al.
    Fireside Chat, Q&A, Qanon post coverage. Dr. Jerome Corsi joins us for this one. Ask your questions in YouTube live chat. We will discussing Q's posts (hopefully, Q will again begin posting during the livestream) [Editor's note: Q was watching a Football Game during the streaming session. ;-)} and offering our thoughts, digging/researching/discussing live. Hope you all enjoy! Category News & Politics License Standard YouTube License
  • CES 2018

    01/08/2018 12:13:31 PM PST · by Berlin_Freeper · 21 replies
    digitaltrends.com ^ | January 8, 2018 | digitaltrends
    Every year, technological titans and scrappy startups alike descend on Las Vegas to show off the amazing products they’ve been quietly toiling away on all year – and offer consumers a glimpse at the future. There’s something new lurking around every corner at CES, the annual consumer electronics show in Las Vegas, and with 32 football fields worth of show floor, there are a lot of corners.
  • My Silly Sunday: Joe and Mika Need to Re-Name Their Show "Impeachment and Cream"

    01/07/2018 3:36:18 PM PST · by Be Careful · 8 replies
    There are too many layers to drill down on...Don't now where to start
  • Paramount takes over SpikeTV (vanity)

    01/06/2018 6:56:55 PM PST · by dynachrome · 19 replies
    freerepublic ^ | 1-6-18 | me
    They are advertising original shows like "WACO", 6 parts, and "Heathers"
  • The N.J. GOP’s unspoken challenge: reaching voters who could care less about high taxes

    01/06/2018 10:09:12 AM PST · by GuavaCheesePuff · 25 replies
    Save Jersey ^ | January 3, 2018 | Matt Rooney
    I’ve spoken to countless ‘smart’ folks since November’s Republican butt-kicking, Save Jerseyans, and I’ve gotten just as many opinions as to what needs to come next if the GOP is ever going to make a comeback in blueish places like the Garden State. The party hierarchy/establishment consensus is… unclear, and anything but a compelling contrast at the moment. Chris Christie is (all but) gone and we’re entering into a period of chaos and transition. It might last a month or a decade. Stay tuned. The political operative consensus is less ambiguous: get back to “moderate” Republicanism, emphasizing fiscal restraint and...
  • 2nd Amendment Enthusiasts Outraged After State Demands Citizens Trade in Guns for Pot

    01/05/2018 9:10:34 AM PST · by Cheerio · 42 replies
    Conservative Tribune ^ | January 4, 2018 | V Saxena
    Starting later this year, residents of Pennsylvania will be allowed to seek out medicinal marijuana products as a treatment option for 17 health conditions. There’s just one catch: Any patient who also happens to be a proud gun owner must first relinquish or trade in his weapons before receiving his medicine, according to a statement from the Pennsylvania State Police. “It’s unlawful to keep possession of firearms obtained prior to registering (for medicinal marijuana),” said state police spokesman Ryan Tarkowski, according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. “The Pennsylvania State Police is not in the business of offering legal advice, but it...
  • Feminism Ruined “The Last Jedi”

    Rey, on the other hand, never encounters failure. In “The Last Jedi,” instead of being instructed by a wise sage, Luke, in the tradition of the mythic hero, it is she who teaches him. Luke is thus deprived of the opportunity to pass from the warrior-hero into the mentor-teacher. At the end he is still impetuous, still myopic, still being lectured by Yoda. But Rey—she’s perfect. As Yoda tells Luke as the last Jedi archive burns, there is nothing in “those books that the girl does not already possess. In other words, she does not need the lessons of the...
  • Open Carry Firearm Stolen In North Carolina Walmart

    01/03/2018 12:53:04 PM PST · by PROCON · 87 replies
    bearingarms.com ^ | Dec. 26, 2017 | Tom Knighton
    There’s a lot of debate that takes place around the idea of open carry. Many argue that open carry is tactically stupid as it makes it clear to any potential bad guy who to take out first during a robbery. Others counter with arguments about how open carry initiates conversations about the Second Amendment and our right to keep and bear arms. Both are good points, but for one open carrier in Fayetteville, NC, open carry isn’t such a grand thing these days. An incident involving a stolen gun caused a commotion at Walmart on Skibo Road on Thursday afternoon....
  • CNN's Brian Stelter: Did Trump's North Korea 'Button' Tweet Violate Twitter's Terms Of Service?

    01/03/2018 7:28:33 AM PST · by Sir Napsalot · 43 replies
    RCP video ^ | 1-3-2018 | Ian Schwartz
    CNN media reporter Brian Stelter told host Anderson Cooper Tuesday night he asked Twitter if President Trump's tweet about North Korea and the "nuclear button" was a "violation" of the social media platform's terms of service due to the threat of violence. In the tweet, Trump wrote he also has a nuclear button, "but it is a much bigger & more powerful one than his, and my Button works!" Stelter also said Trump's tweet on the "nuclear button" and another one about "awards" for the "most dishonest & corrupt media" have raised questions about Trump's "mental health and fitness." The...