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  • Is Hillary criticizing Trump?

    09/02/2015 10:33:27 PM PDT · by MeneMeneTekelUpharsin · 8 replies
    Thought | 2 September 2015 | Mene Mene Tekel Upharsin
    Is Hillary criticizing Trump? Seems like not much is being published about that. Isn't that odd?
  • The 3rd of September: A day I'll always remember...

    09/02/2015 10:11:33 PM PDT · by re_nortex · 14 replies
    September 3 | Norman Whitfield and Barrett Strong
    ...cause that was the day that my daddy died...
  • The Navy's Jersey Boys

    09/02/2015 7:24:50 PM PDT · by afraidfortherepublic · 26 replies
    You Tube ^ | 9-2-15 | Navy musicians
    Once in a while something great comes along… Share it. If you liked the Four Seasons, you’ll like these five Navy guys! It is not Anchors Away!!! Say what you will about our Navy ‘brothers’, they can entertain. This is good, very good. Turn up your speakers, bump your video to full screen, and roll back in time. Not bad for a group of sailors. This is the best 10 minutes you've spent this week -- I guarantee.
  • Weekly Cooking (and related issues) Thread

    09/02/2015 5:33:16 PM PDT · by Jamestown1630 · 50 replies
    I suspect that everyone who keeps a recipe box or binder has, as I do, a section for favorite homemade concoctions for household use. I thought this week I'd share some of mine. I've collected some nice old copper pieces on thrift-store forays; most of them aren't used often, but look lovely hanging in the kitchen - my favorites are a set of copper mixing bowls. Usually when I find these items, they have spots of tarnish or are completely tarnished. Here is the best recipe for copper cleaner that I've found: Copper Cleaner 1/4 Cup White Vinegar 1/8 Cup...
  • Millennials moving their support to Trump in 2016?

    09/02/2015 5:11:59 PM PDT · by Cringing Negativism Network · 20 replies
    Fox Business ^ | September 2, 2015 | (Video)
    Alright, I'm no longer watching Fox Business, of Fox News, but I noticed this in the headlines I watch, and it seems pretty fair in fact. So let's say. Fox Business still seems to be on Trump's side. At least by the standpoint of this video. This seems like it's worth watching. http://video.foxbusiness.com/v/4459835966001/millennials-moving-their-support-to-trump-in-2016/
  • THE SAVAGE NATION!!!!!! (September, 2015 edition)

    09/02/2015 3:43:44 PM PDT · by dynachrome · 11 replies
    www.michaelsavage.wnd.com/ ^ | September, 2015 | Dr. Michael Savage
  • Ian Fleming Never Mentioned James Bond’s Ethnicity. But He did Offer a Few Clues…

    09/02/2015 3:43:08 PM PDT · by Perdogg · 72 replies
    Anyone who thinks to diverge even slightly from this now officially accepted view, to be held by everyone everywhere in the world on pain of excommunication, is a racist. We know this because of the recent experiences of children’s author Anthony Horowitz, who briefly committed heresy over the weekend when he dared to suggest that Elba was perhaps too “street” to play a suave, Eton-educated, Senior-Service-trained, half-Swiss, half-Scots secret agent.
  • Google move signals the death of hated Flash advertising

    09/02/2015 2:17:05 PM PDT · by Citizen Zed · 10 replies
    Yahoo Finance ^ | 9-2-2015 | Aaron Pressman
    The day that Steve Jobs prophesied back in 2010 in one of his most famous screeds is finally upon us -- the death of Adobe's Flash web format. Beloved by advertisers, hated by users, security experts and pretty much everyone else, Flash is still all too common, especially on media sites. One survey found 90% of all so-called rich media ads -- the ones with videos or other moving elements -- relied on Flash in the first quarter. But starting today, Google's Chrome, the browser of choice for a majority of desktop users, will be effectively cutting off Flash advertising...
  • Video reviewed, manhunt continues in killing of Fox Lake police officer

    09/02/2015 1:03:36 PM PDT · by Citizen Zed · 22 replies
    Chicago Tribune ^ | 9-2-2015 | Dan Hinkel, Dan Moran and Frank S. Abderholden
    "At 7:52 (a.m., Gliniewicz) gets there, he sees the three subjects. At 7:55, he calls for additional police. At 8:01 the officers arrived. At 8:09, they discovered him," said Lake County Major Crime Task Force commander George Filenko. Gliniewicz was found about 50 yards from his squad car in a wooded and swampy area, Filenko told reporters outside the Fox Lake Police Department, where blue and black bunting had been hung. Filenko said Gliniewicz was not dispatched to the area but "self-responded." The report of two white males and one black male was provided by Gliniewicz to dispatchers when he spotted...
  • Dead man found hanging from Queens highway exit sign

    09/02/2015 10:52:36 AM PDT · by smokingfrog · 27 replies
    AOL ^ | 9-2-15 | unattributed
    A man's corpse was seen hanging by the neck from a highway sign on Wednesday morning on the Cross Island Parkway in Queens. John Rynne, 57, was found hanging from the traffic advisory board at Exit 31 in Bayside. Police are currently investigating the case as a suicide.
  • Society has fallen.

    09/02/2015 10:15:15 AM PDT · by everlast · 72 replies
    last night | myself
    Since when in America is it a right to hit someone's vehicle with a football??? If you move to Hartselle, Alabama it is a right here. Boys playing sports trump any kind of property rights (hitting vehicles and houses, breaking windows, tearing up people's lawns). And don't you dare say anything to the parent as their response is, "Our kids need to get out of the house away from video games and play sports." While I agree with that argument, they don't have to tear up people's property. Last night, I went to the father of a boy who hit...
  • Atari games buried more than 30 years ago in New Mexico landfill

    09/02/2015 10:11:19 AM PDT · by Kartographer · 38 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 9/2/15 | By Associated Press and Daily Mail Reporter
    A cache of Atari game cartridges dug up in a New Mexico landfill last year has generated more than $100,000 in sales over the last several months. The April 2014 dig ended speculation surrounding an urban legend and proved it to be true that Atari discarded hundreds of games, including E.T. The Extraterrestrial, more than 30 years ago. In addition to the E.T. cartridges, Joseph Lewandowski found more than 60 other titles including Asteroids, Missile Command, Warlords, Star Raiders, Swordquest, Centipede and Super Breakout.
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  • Hackers Steal 225,000 Apple Account Logins From Jailbroken iPhones

    09/02/2015 5:12:09 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 2 replies
    Epoch Times ^ | 08/31/15 | Jonathan Zhou, Epoch Times
    A recently discovered group of malware that infects jailbroken iPhones has gathered the login information for more than 225,000 Apple accounts, and is believed to be one of the largest breaches of Apple accounts ever. The malware, dubbed KeyRaider by its discoverer, found its way to victims via websites that hosted repositories of Cydia software. Cydia is an app that allows users of jailbroken iOS devices to access software and apps locked phones can’t normally access. The malware then steals Apple account information by intercepting iTunes traffic from the device. Palo Alto Networks (PAN) and WeipTech, which found the vulnerability,...
  • Comcast Users Now Need To Pay A $30 Premium If They Want To Avoid Usage Caps

    09/02/2015 5:03:36 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 41 replies
    Tech Dirt ^ | 09/01/15 | Karl Bode
    Comcast has slowly but surely been expanding the company's usage cap trials since around 2012, largely focusing them on less competitive markets where annoyed users can't vote with their wallets. In these seventeen (and counting) trial markets, Comcast broadband customers face a monthly usage cap of 300 gigabytes. After that, users need to shell out $10 for each additional 50 gigabytes of data consumed. The trials have expanded slowly but surely in the hopes of minimizing user backlash. Basically, Comcast is the hot water slowly coming to a boil, and you're the frog. It appears that Comcast has now added...
  • Man hospitalized after trying to take selfie with snake

    09/02/2015 4:44:43 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 18 replies
    CBS8 ^ | 08/26/15
    <p>AKE ELSINORE, Calif. (AP) — A Lake Elsinore man may have to lose his hand after he picked up a rattlesnake in order to take a selfie with it.</p> <p>KCBS-TV reports that 36-year-old Alex Gomez snatched up the snake Monday at his family's ranch. The snake bit his hand which swelled. His neighbor called 911 and he was transported to an area hospital.</p>
  • Many of Donald Trump’s supporters also think Obama is a Muslim born outside the U.S., poll finds

    09/02/2015 4:07:12 AM PDT · by Cringing Negativism Network · 43 replies
    NEW YORK DAILY NEWS ^ | September 2, 2015 | Celeste Katz
    Donald Trump is hitting a home run with Republican voters whose views are way out of right field. The celebrity presidential hopeful is increasing his lead over the rest of the GOP pack — and he’s doing it with the support of his party’s most extreme members, a new national survey released Tuesday shows. Fully 61% of self-identified supporters of Trump, who famously demanded to see Obama’s birth certificate as proof he was born in Hawaii, said they believed the President was not born in the U.S. Only 21% in the Public Policy Polling study said Obama was born in...
  • I Have 300 Facebook Friends and Nobody to Hang Out With

    09/02/2015 1:57:29 AM PDT · by nickcarraway · 36 replies
    New York Post ^ | September 1, 2015 | Lindsay Putnam
    Standing in front of Francois Payard Bakery at Columbus Circle, Walter Piper shifts his weight nervously from one foot to the other. The 28-year-old is waiting for Jay, a bioengineering student whom he met online just days prior. To take the pressure off of their first meet-up, they planned to run the 10K loop in Central Park together before work. But this isn’t the beginning of a romance — the two men met through an online “friending” site, gofindfriends.com. Piper, despite having more than 300 friends on Facebook, found himself in a predicament shared by many millennials: He had no...
  • (Clifford Shack's TheRapeOfJustice) Japanese Prisoner of War Camps 1942-1945

    09/01/2015 9:30:07 PM PDT · by WhiskeyX · 12 replies
    Clifford Shack's TheRapeOfJustice YouTube account ^ | December 12, 2011 | Clifford Shack TheRapeOfJustice
    Japanese Prisoner of War Camps 1942-1945 [includes a Dutch film about the Japanese fake propaganda film]
  • How do I post pictures on FR????

    08/01/2015 1:31:17 PM PDT · by HarleyLady27 · 77 replies
    Aug 1, 2015 | HarleyLady27
    How do I post pictures from my picture library to FR????
  • Trump Illegal Immigrant Plan has Bi-Partisan Precedent

    09/01/2015 5:52:56 PM PDT · by HarleyLady27 · 17 replies
    http://theamericanreport.org/ ^ | Aug 31,2015 | Email chain letter
    Donald Trump has been severely criticized by his critics by suggesting that illegal aliens must be deported. Yet former presidents, Republican and Democrat, have in the past deported millions of illegal aliens.
  • [Emailed blogged Facebook Urban Legend] It's enough to make you cry

    08/31/2015 2:04:00 PM PDT · by Kartographer · 18 replies
    http://m.snopes.com/new-american-way-life/ ^ | unsourced circulated email since April 2015 | "shamelessly stolen from SconsinRick's facebook page" & copied and pasted by Tyler Durden
    It's enough to make you cry... or scream.
  • Uber Rebuffed by Judge in Ruling on Drivers’ Suit

    09/01/2015 10:51:43 PM PDT · by Citizen Zed · 6 replies
    ny times ^ | 9-1-15 | MIKE ISAAC
    A federal judge granted class-action status on Tuesday to a lawsuit that questions the employment classification of Uber drivers, paving the way for a legal challenge that could strike at the heart of the ride-hailing company’s business model. The ruling will allow a jury to decide whether some Uber drivers should be considered employees or 1099 contract workers, named after a tax designation, which does not require the company to pay payroll taxes or apply minimum wage and overtime laws to the drivers. In some states, the 1099 classification also exempts Uber from paying for things like health insurance or...
  • Manhunt Rages On For Men Who Gunned Down Fox Lake Officer

    09/01/2015 10:28:58 PM PDT · by Citizen Zed · 13 replies
    nbc chicago ^ | 9-1-2015
    A massive manhunt raged into the night Tuesday for three men on the loose who authorities say gunned down a Fox Lake police officer. Authorities say search crews will continue around the clock to find the suspects who are believed to be responsible for the killing of Lieutenant Charles "Joe" Gliniewicz, a 30-year-veteran of the police force. "Search teams will work 24/7 to apprehend [the suspects]," said Joe Ahern, CEO of the 100 Club of Chicago, late Tuesday. In addition to the Lake County Sheriff’s Office and Fox Lake Police Department, search teams include numerous local law enforcement officers from northern...
  • Study Learns Chicago Criminals DON'T Buy Their Guns Legally

    09/01/2015 8:44:57 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 29 replies
    Buzzpo.com ^ | 8/30/2015 | ERIC REED
    A recent study that was conducted by the University of Chicago’s Crime Lab has learned that Chicago criminals do not acquire their guns from gun shops, gun shows or the internet. The study examined and interviewed inmates in Chicago’s Cook County Jail who are either facing current gun charges, or have a background consisting of firearms related convictions. The study learned that virtually zero criminals have ever used the internet or gun shows, because that method is easily traceable. It’s much safer for a criminal to acquire firearms on the streets where they’re harder to keep track of, and that’s...
  • Number Of Americans Living On $2-A-Day Doubles

    09/01/2015 6:37:50 PM PDT · by Citizen Zed · 35 replies
    cbs news 6 ok ^ | 9-1-2015
    By one dismal measure, America is joining the likes of Third World countries. The number of U.S. residents who are struggling to survive on just $2 a day has more than doubled since 1996, placing 1.5 million households and 3 million children in this desperate economic situation. That's according to "$2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America," a book from publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt that will be released on Sept. 1. The measure of poverty isn't arbitrary -- it's the threshold the World Bank uses to measure global poverty in the developed world. While it may be the...
  • James Bond writer says Adrian Lester would be a better Bond than Idris Elba

    09/01/2015 3:46:41 PM PDT · by Perdogg · 83 replies
    James Bond writer says Adrian Lester would be a better Bond than Idris Elba; Twitter explodes; Update: Horowitz apologizes Folks are furious today at Anthony Horowitz, the British novelist chosen by Ian Fleming’s family to continue write James Bond novels, and some comments he made about the appropriateness of black actor Idris Elba as the next James Bond. First up, here is what Horowitz is quoted as saying in an interview he gave to the Daily Mail:
  • Conservative "Crowd Fund" TV Campaign Ads?

    09/01/2015 2:35:27 PM PDT · by Be Careful · 4 replies
    9/1/15 | self
    Can "We The People" create and fund our own TV campaign ads via a "Crowd Fund" model? It would be great to state on TV how egregious the GOP-e and MSM messages are, especially those coming down the pike by way of Jeb and Co. eg: "Jeb.....We don't buy your line"
  • Thief casually swipes woman's purse as she's doing her shopping

    09/01/2015 2:08:08 PM PDT · by SaveFerris · 11 replies
    Mirror UK ^ | 12:27, 1 September 2015 Updated 13:29, 1 September 2015 | By Will Oliphant
    (video only)
  • WWE great Jimmy Snuka charged in cold-case murder of girlfriend

    09/01/2015 1:04:35 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 37 replies
    NY Post ^ | September 1, 2015 | Zach Braziller
    Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka, the popular WWE star, was arrested and charged with third-degree murder and involuntary manslaughter in the 1983 death of his girlfriend, according to The Morning Call. Nancy Argentino died on May 10, 1983, and Snuka was the only person of interest at the time, yet he was never charged. The case was reopened last year after a new autopsy report emerged, The Morning Call reported last year, and it was labeled a homicide. According to records, the 72-year-old Snuka – who is suffering from stomach cancer — returned to his Pennsylvania motel room after a wrestling show...
  • Chris Christie: We shouldn’t let Christian businesses opt out of gay ceremonies

    09/01/2015 12:31:59 PM PDT · by massmike · 67 replies
    lifesitenews.com ^ | 09/01/2015 | Fr. Mark Hodges
    In a televised interview with Chris Wallace on "Fox News Sunday," Christie said that while churches should be free as far as their "religious activity" is concerned, all other entities should not be allowed to freely determine their participation in homosexual "weddings." When Wallace asked the presidential hopeful if businesses had the religious freedom to decide whether or not to participate in gay "weddings," Christie replied, "Religious institutions should be able to decide how they conduct their religious activity. The rest of the folks in the United States need to follow the law." Christie characterized Christians who seek to live...
  • Here’s what it takes to be the perfect poop donor

    09/01/2015 10:26:49 AM PDT · by Citizen Zed · 43 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 9-1-2015 | Rachel Feltman
    You can earn $13,000 a year by donating your poop. A few months back, we wrote about OpenBiome, a company that provides therapeutic fecal matter. In case you missed that post, here's the general idea: For people with a devastating (and sometimes fatal) infection called C. difficile, a fecal matter transplant (FMT) can be a real life-saver. By putting healthy fecal matter into the patient (by way of oral tablets or colonoscopy), doctors can effectively seed their guts with the healthy bacteria they need to fight off the infection. For people who've failed to thrive on traditional treatments like antibiotics,...
  • D.C. Will Teach Every Kid in Public Schools How to Ride a Bike

    09/01/2015 9:17:49 AM PDT · by Citizen Zed · 43 replies
    City Lab ^ | 9-1-2015 | CityLab
    Starting this fall, all second graders in D.C. public schools will learn to ride in PE class. Before the start of the new school year in Washington, D.C., as families were buying supplies and teachers were drafting their lesson plans, Miriam Kenyon was spending her days in a warehouse in the city’s Northeast quadrant, surrounded by bikes. She and a group of volunteers were building them: Diamondback Vipers and Mini Vipers, 16- and 20-inch kids’ models. “They’re BMX bikes, so they’re really sturdy and they’re made for multiple uses,” explains Kenyon, the director of health and physical education at District...
  • Walker, in office since 25, denies he's a career politician

    09/01/2015 9:04:10 AM PDT · by Citizen Zed · 9 replies
    The Sacramento Bee ^ | 9-1-2015 | ap
    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker denies he's a career politician — even though he's been in elected office since he was 25 years old. (snip) GOP front-runner Donald Trump is bragging about his lack of experience in elected office and says career politicians are part of the problem. Trump donated $10,000 to Walker's 2014 re-election campaign for governor.
  • Poll: Majority of Republicans think Obama is a Muslim

    09/01/2015 8:49:10 AM PDT · by PROCON · 33 replies
    thehill.com ^ | Sep. 1, 2015 | Jesse Byrnes
    A majority of Republican voters, 54 percent, think that President Obama is a Muslim, according to a new survey from the left-leaning Public Policy Polling (PPP). Asked whether they thought Obama is a Christian or Muslim or if they were unsure, 32 percent said they were unsure. Fourteen percent said he was a Christian. Many right-leaning voters have been deeply skeptical about Obama's faith since before he became president. The topic arose again prominently in 2012, when Obama faced former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, a devout Mormon, in the general election. Obama rarely invokes his own faith in speeches and...
  • US federal agent investigating Silk Road admits $800,000 bitcoin theft

    09/01/2015 7:05:19 AM PDT · by Citizen Zed · 5 replies
    The Guardian ^ | 9-1-2015 | Reuters
    A former US secret service agent has pleaded guilty to stealing over $800,000 worth of bitcoin during an investigation into online drug marketplace Silk Road. Shaun Bridges, 33, appeared in federal court in San Francisco and admitted to money laundering and obstruction of justice. Silk Road operated for more than two years until it was shut down in October 2013 having generated more than $214m in sales of drugs and other illicit goods using bitcoin, prosecutors said. Ross Ulbricht, Silk Road’s creator, who authorities say used the alias Dread Pirate Roberts, was sentenced to life in prison after a federal...
  • NYSE invokes Rule 48 for open, Dow futures briefly tumble more than 400

    09/01/2015 6:33:05 AM PDT · by Citizen Zed · 10 replies
    Yahoo Finance ^ | 1-1-2015 | CNBC
    U.S. stock index futures pointed to a sharply lower open on Tuesday, with Dow futures briefly falling more than 400 points, following some weaker-than-expected Chinese data. Two sets of key Chinese data disappointed traders on Tuesday. The official manufacturing purchasing managers' index (PMI) edged down to 49.7 in August from 50 in July, while the final Caixin/Markit manufacturing PMI came in at 47.3 in August, the lowest reading since March 2009. Even more worrying, China's services sector , which has been one of the lone bright spots in the sputtering economy, also showed signs of cooling, a similar business survey...
  • Herschel Walker supports Trump’s candidacy for president

    09/01/2015 5:37:04 AM PDT · by Cringing Negativism Network · 6 replies
    Yardbarker ^ | 9/1/15 | Gordon Dixon
    http://www.yardbarker.com/nfl/articles/herschel_walker_supports_donald_trumps_candidacy_for_president/s1_127_19450525 http://larrybrownsports.com/football/herschel-walker-supports-donald-trumps-candidacy-for-president/271942 Last month, Curt Schilling made it known he would not be supporting Donald Trump’s candidacy for president after his comments about Arizona senator John McCain. Trump does, however, have the support of former NFL running back Herschel Walker. While Walker is not in favor of all of Trump’s stances on various issues, Walker apparently feels strong enough to put Trump at the top of his list of candidates at the moment. “There’s not a doubt in my mind right now he is my frontrunner,” Walker conveyed to USA TODAY Sports. “I’m not going to say anything negative about...
  • If no classifieds on her server, where did she receive classified docs?

    09/01/2015 4:58:51 AM PDT · by Former MSM Viewer · 41 replies
    Hillary has repeatedly said she did not have sex with, re, wait, she said she did not send or receive classified docs thru her server. Ok, then there should be a clear record somewhere of all the classified docs to/from her on a secure server somewhere. Latest release shows another 150+ classifieds on the Clinton Foundation server...wow...
  • Asked about Trump, China says U.S. people want good ties (Businesses bring back US jobs)

    09/01/2015 3:56:09 AM PDT · by Cringing Negativism Network · 7 replies
    Yahoo / Reuters ^ | September 1, 2015 | (Reporting by Ben Blanchard; Editing by Nick Macfie)
    BEIJING (Reuters) - China understands people in the United States have the right to say what they want, but most want good relations with China, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday, apparently dismissing repeated attacks by billionaire Donald Trump as "disturbances". The Republican presidential hopeful has recently focused his ire on China's currency, which the government devalued last month. He has also accused China of stealing U.S. jobs. Chinese President Xi Jinping visits the United States later this month. (read full article) http://news.yahoo.com/asked-trump-china-says-u-people-want-good-091440084.html
  • any Dodge/Jeep guys out there?

    08/31/2015 7:20:59 PM PDT · by Cowman · 24 replies
    8-31-2015 | self
    So my Durango with the 4.7 that wouldn't start has a broken timing chain on the right cam. It only has 140k and I have had 318/360 trucks that went well over 300k before they had any problems; and I have NEVER had a timing chain break during normal operations. I have had Chryslers most of my life and the worst thing I had was a spun bearing on a one ton van (at 350k). Does anybody know if this motor has a reputation for weak timing chains? I know they have gasket and EGR problems.
  • Cell Phone WiFi

    08/31/2015 6:49:05 PM PDT · by Allen In Texas Hill Country · 44 replies
    I'm thinking of upgrading my cell phone. My car has Bluetooth but my phone can't even take pictures. So I see these phones with Bluetooth and along with that most say WiFi. I have one of Sprints original contracts at $15 a month. Of course there is no internet. texting or whatever. So when a phone says WiFi what does that mean? Does the phone have some type of browser that can access a free WiFi independent of the phones phone software? Pardon my ignorance and thanks. And I'm looking at used phones, new phones require me to drop my...
  • Intelligent robot tells interviewer, ‘I’ll keep you safe in my people zoo’

    08/31/2015 4:10:53 PM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 53 replies
    Metro ^ | 08/31/15 | Rob WaughRob Waugh
    An ‘intelligent’ robot offered a truly chilling answer to an interviewer’s question, ‘Will robots take over the world?’ ‘Don’t worry, even if I evolve into Terminator, I’ll keep you warm and safe in my people zoo, where I can watch you for ol’ times sake,’ the bearded robot intoned. His interviewer, from PBS, is visibly taken aback by the answer. The robot – modelled after Philip K Dick, the novelist whose work inspired Blade Runner – uttered the terrifying words in an interview with PBS in 2011, in response to the question, ‘Will robots take over the world?. The robot...
  • Kirk Cousins named Washington Redskins starting quarterback; RG3 to compete for second string

    08/31/2015 3:07:29 PM PDT · by Perdogg · 58 replies
    — Washington Redskins head coach Jay Gruden has named Kirk Cousins the team’s starting quarterback for the 2015 NFL season. Cousins will replace former first-round draft pick Robert Griffin III as the Washington Redskins’ starter.
  • Ontario Liberals release ad promoting new sex-ed curriculum arriving in classes this September

    08/31/2015 11:38:01 AM PDT · by Citizen Zed · 3 replies
    National Post ^ | 8-31-2015 | The Canadian Press
    The new ad shows young people in a variety of situations: a boy looking at a figure of two grooms atop a wedding cake, a girl examining herself in a full-length mirror, a boy using social media, a girl starting to lift up her shirt and appearing to take a selfie, and a boy leading a nervous-looking girl inside at a house party. It then shows the kids and teens in those scenarios raise their hands, as a narrator says, “Our kids have questions. The sex-ed and health curriculum can help.”
  • Massive Gas Find a Boon for Egypt, Salve for Energy Crisis

    08/31/2015 11:32:16 AM PDT · by Citizen Zed · 3 replies
    abc news ^ | 8-31-2015 | associated press
    The new "supergiant" offshore field revealed a day earlier by Italy's Eni SpA and billed as the "largest-ever" found in the Mediterranean Sea could alleviate the Arab world's most populous nation's need for gas imports, they said. The latest discovery represents about half of Egypt's current gas needs, and will cut its trade deficit and help bring in tax revenue when it comes online in some five years, said Angus Blair of investment advisory firm Signet. "It's a very useful positive economic factor in Egypt," he said. "Obviously it will help President (Abdel-Fattah) el-Sissi and the government, but to look...
  • Vanity; Hey now were cooking with heat

    08/31/2015 11:16:46 AM PDT · by al baby · 23 replies
    Today | Self
    Hey we are back in bidness
  • Obama to give 5 Million Illegals SSN's

    08/31/2015 7:07:37 AM PDT · by hapnHal · 31 replies
    Barack Obama has decided to hand out Social Security numbers to (illegal immigrants) Let's face it. Black Ovomit has decided he's above the law. With the Obama amnesty, or Obamnesty, he declared with a series of "presidential memos," TeaParty.org lawyers analyzing the action have concluded Obama simply "nullified" existing immigration laws to the detriment of those millions that stand in line, follow legal procedures, and become citizens. Barack Obama has decided to hand out Social Security numbers to maybe 5 million illegal immigrants simply because they are parents to a child that has U.S. birthright citizenship or legal U.S. residency...
  • Ben Shapiro: The Truth About Planned Parenthood

    08/31/2015 6:32:46 AM PDT · by Morgana · 6 replies
    The Daily Wire/Youtube ^ | Aug 20, 2015 | The Daily Wire
    Planned Parenthood chops up human babies and sells their body parts for cold hard cash. Sound extreme? Then Ben Shapiro dares you to watch this video. **VIDEO ONLY ON LINK**
  • The GOP base is changing, and Trump’s the only one who gets it

    08/31/2015 4:17:23 AM PDT · by Cringing Negativism Network · 69 replies
    Personal Liberty ^ | August 31, 2015 | Ben Bullard
    A small handful of prominent pundits — and one politician — are beginning to grasp that the GOP establishment’s concept of its present-day party “base” is inaccurate, insulting and — most importantly — hopelessly disconnected from the emerging political reality. (please see link for full article. I have quoted below, so please see the complete link) http://personalliberty.com/the-gop-base-is-changing-and-trumps-the-only-one-who-gets-it/