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  • (Cincinnati) Zoo: Gorilla killed after dragging boy who fell into exhibit; child hospitalized

    05/28/2016 4:42:31 PM PDT · by xzins · 39 replies
    WCPO ^ | 28 May 16 | WCPO Staff
    CINCINNATI – A gorilla was killed after it dragged a 3-year-old boy that fell into its enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden Saturday, Zoo Director Thane Maynard said. The boy was hospitalized with injuries that were not life-threatening, police said. Police and EMTs were called to the zoo at about 4 p.m. for reports that a gorilla was "slamming the child into the wall." Maynard said the boy crawled through a barrier and landed in the moat. He was walking and splashing. Harambe, a 17-year-old male gorilla weighing more than 400 pounds, picked up the boy, Maynard said....
  • STEPPENWOLF (Live) - Born To Be Wild

    05/28/2016 4:41:49 PM PDT · by mdittmar · 13 replies
    youtube ^ | 5/28/2016 | STEPPENWOLF
    STEPPENWOLF (Live) - Born To Be Wild
  • Mars Set to Make Closest Approach to Earth in 11 Years

    05/28/2016 1:22:57 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 26 replies
    abc News on Yahoo ^ | 5/26/16 | Alyssa Newcomb - abc News
    If Martians exist, they'll be closer to Earth on Memorial Day than they have been in 11 years. This Monday, around 5:34 p.m. EDT, when many Americans may be enjoying a holiday barbecue, the Red Planet will be the closest it has been to Earth in more than a decade, coming within 46.8 million miles, according to NASA. The relatively close encounter with Earth comes a week after the Martian opposition, when Mars and the sun lined up on exact opposite sides of the Earth.
  • Woman mistaken for transgender harassed in Walmart bathroom

    05/28/2016 10:21:49 AM PDT · by Morgana · 122 replies
    newstimes.com ^ | May 16, 2016 | Matt DeRienzo
    DANBURY - Aimee Toms was washing her hands in the women’s bathroom at Walmart in Danbury Friday when a stranger approached her and said, “You’re disgusting!” and “You don’t belong here!” After momentary confusion, she realized that the woman next to her thought - because of her pixie-style haircut and baseball cap - that she was transgender. Besides being a pretty normal choice of style for women, Toms’ has a short haircut because she recently donated hair - for the third time - to a program that makes wigs for child cancer patients. “I’ve had people call me all sorts...
  • Suggested quotes for Trump [Vanity]

    05/28/2016 10:04:26 AM PDT · by CivilWarBrewing · 13 replies
    http://www.FreeRepublic.com ^ | May 28, 2016 | CivilWarBrewing
    I'd like to hear Trump say this: "You can't spell 'HILLARY' without 'L-I-A-R'"!!!
  • WWII Color Photographs Taken by Hitler’s Personal Photographer

    05/28/2016 8:51:46 AM PDT · by InvisibleChurch · 63 replies
    Vintag ^ | 5-28-16
    Hugo Jaeger is the former personal photographer of Adolf Hitler. He travelled with Hitler in the years leading up to and throughout World War II and took around 2,000 color photographs of the Austrian-born German politician. Jaeger was one of the few photographers who were using color photography techniques at the time.
  • Shriners

    05/28/2016 7:39:32 AM PDT · by rey · 60 replies
    28 May 2016
    I have a contractor who works on a property I manage. Super guy. He is in to the local Shriners organization in a big way. I forwarded a picture of him in a parade to the owner of the property. The owner's response was, "He's into all that stuff." Am I missing something? Yes, I have heard about the Masons' connection to the Shriners but all they do to help sick, particularly burned children is pretty ok in my book.
  • Cheap bros have found a new way to get out of paying for dates.

    05/28/2016 7:08:57 AM PDT · by wastedyears · 63 replies
    NY Post ^ | 5/25/2016 | Christian Gollayan
    So much for chivalry. Venmo, a peer-to-peer payment app owned by PayPal and popular with millennials, isn’t just letting 20-somethings split cab fares and utility bills — it’s turning guys into really stingy dates.
  • LOVE STORY A Story In Pictures You Wont Forget Easily

    05/27/2016 7:22:38 PM PDT · by V K Lee · 21 replies
    Pictures in the life of a Hero and an Angel
  • Vanity. Airport wait lines.

    05/27/2016 5:04:05 PM PDT · by ameribbean expat · 50 replies
    05.27.2016 | Moi
    You know, I fly commercial two times per month to see my father. He's 85 and a veteran. I'm 50 and a veteran. I now have the indistinct pleasure of standing in line up to 4 hours for a three hour flight. I did not have to do this before 9-11. Okay, there was a little incident 4 years ago when I asked a TSA agent what made him get a job where he got to touch other men all day... Nonetheless, before the current administration, the airports did not suck half as bad. Something has been lost. Something needs...
  • Your very own 'Queen of the Skies': Boeing 747, sale on eBay with a starting bid of $300,000

    05/27/2016 4:25:17 PM PDT · by DUMBGRUNT · 39 replies
    daily mail ^ | 27 may 2016 | CHRIS KITCHING
    Virgin's first-ever Boeing 747, called Lady Penelope, was retired last year Lady Penelope had its first commercial flight in 1994 and served the Crawley-based airline, which was co-founded by Sir Richard Branson, for 21 years until its final flight from New York to London last September. ‘Based on the buyer's needs. We have all of the capabilities to disassemble and transport the plane in sections. ‘It is also possible to section out the plane out if you only require the fuselage, cockpit or the wings.’
  • Two-headed calf brings tourists to Indian village

    05/27/2016 3:04:35 PM PDT · by JoeProBono · 14 replies
    upi ^ | May 27, 2016 | Ben Hooper
    PRATAPPUR, India, - A two-headed calf born this month in India is doing well and repeatedly bringing a flood of tourists to the town where it was born. The calf, born May 7 in Pratappur, Rajashthan state, has two heads, four eyes and two tongues and its owner said it has been feeding well from its mother. The farmer said the calf's heads are currently too large for it to lift without assistance. Curious tourists have been flocking to the town since the unusual birth to take a look at the dual-headed animal.
  • Guess who is "manning" the McDonald's in central va?

    05/27/2016 12:51:47 PM PDT · by central_va · 66 replies
    central va | 5/27/16 | self
    Ok, the McDonald's I went today in central Virginia just reopened after a long renovation. Guess who it is staffed with?
  • How about Like or Dislike

    05/27/2016 1:14:56 PM PDT · by The_Republic_Of_Maine · 60 replies
    4/27/2016 | Self
    How about in addition to public and private Reply a Like or Dislike or an Agree of Disagree button?
  • 238 DAYS

    05/27/2016 5:22:12 AM PDT · by Lazamataz · 17 replies
    5/27/2016 | By Laz A. Mataz
    It is 238 days, 4 hours, 36 minutes, 30 seconds until the pusillanimous unctuous disgusting venal Marxism-loving corrupt unaccomplished crazed arrogant sanctimonious mercurial Christophobic nefarious belligerent contentious deleterious lying repulsive pugnacious brazenly-hypocritical imperious preening maniacal Godless opportunistic trifling insincere ruinous prideful petty heinous autocratic twisted reality-inverting perverse Imperialist bragging transexual-favoring sacrilegious insidious vengeful tricky oily pathetic artificial querulous haughty glib self-centered constantly-golfing despicable Che-idolizing demonic cocky nihilistic destructive Islamic ruthless tragedy-celebrating malevolent miscreant caucasian-hating nasty loathsome homosexual Allah-worshiping failing criminal-coddling baneful patronizing oligarchist disasterous conspiracy-creating smug anti-American immodest freakish sissified thin-skinned toxic oppressive Internet-killing sociopathic hateful racist Mohammad-loving traitorous evil...
  • Milo Yiannopoulos at UCSB (Live Tonight - 7pm Pacific Time)

    05/26/2016 4:36:28 PM PDT · by libertarian27 · 58 replies
    YouTube ^ | 5-26-2016 | Milo Yiannopoulos
    "Find your Safe Space because Milo is bringing the Dangerous Faggot Tour to the University of California, Santa Barbara! The topic: "Feminism is a Cancer" Deal with with it, Darlings! Join us at the Corwin Pavilion on campus by 7PM Pacific."
  • Boy Scout Leader in Charleston (W.Va.) Arrested For Child Solicitation

    05/26/2016 2:08:53 PM PDT · by Morgana · 18 replies
    wowktv.com ^ | May 26, 2016 | wowk
    An Assistant Boy Scout Leader in Charleston, WV was arrested for 3 counts of soliciting a minor via computer. The Kanawha County Sheriff's Department received a complaint on May 24th, 2016 from the Buckskin Council for the Boy Scouts about Kevin Michael Rogier. The Sheriff's Department learned upon investigation that Rogier was using social media site to contact three minor to solicit, entice, seduce, lure, try and revive picture and videos of sexually explicit conduct, and send pictures and videos of sexually explicit content. Rogier admitted to the Sheriff's Department that he sent sexual photographs and requested sexual photographs from...
  • Francesa Rips Sports Illustrated For Excessive Soccer Coverage (Illegals Love Soccer)

    05/26/2016 2:03:13 PM PDT · by ghosthost · 37 replies
    CBS ^ | 5-25-2016 | Mike Gantry
    “Eleven pages! You’ve got to be kidding me! No wonder they can’t give the magazine away. Can’t give it away. This is a magazine from my childhood. This is a magazine that I never, ever didn’t as a kid read from cover to cover.” “I’m sure to soccer fans this is an enormous event, which, God bless them, I have no issue with. But mainstream America doesn’t even know — if I go out and poll the newsroom right now, no one’s ever heard of this event. My guys in here didn’t even know what it is, nor did I.”
  • ‘When you find my body, please call my husband,’ wrote dying hiker lost along the Appalachian Trail

    05/26/2016 1:18:25 PM PDT · by DUMBGRUNT · 179 replies
    washingtonpost ^ | 26 May 2016 | M Miller
    Geraldine Largay knew she was doomed. It had been two weeks since she left the Appalachian Trail to go to the bathroom and lost her way; two weeks since she had wandered deeper and deeper into the woods of northwest Maine in search of a cellphone signal to message for help; two weeks since she had pitched her tent underneath a copse of hemlock trees atop a ridge; two weeks since she was supposed to meet her husband, waiting for her in his SUV on Route 27. Largay’s food was running low. Her water, too. So the 66-year-old retired nurse...
  • IF IT'S HAPPENING IN GEORGIA

    05/26/2016 1:09:11 PM PDT · by Thank You Rush · 18 replies
    No text, video only but it's one that will fire up your disgust.
  • Rosie Rips Trump In Foul-Mouth Tirade (She kisses her trans-father with that mouth?)

    05/26/2016 12:59:03 PM PDT · by ghosthost · 42 replies
    World Net Daily ^ | 5-26-2016 | Kelly McLaughlin
    Rosie O’Donnell has made a new, foul-mouthed, attack on presidential candidate Donald Trump on Wednesday, calling the Republican front-runner a ‘s*** stain’. She launched the tirade while appearing on stage at a Boy George and Cyndi Lauper concert in New York. The 54-year-old comedian opened her set at the Beacon Theatre by telling the audience that she was ‘depressed because I f*****g hate that orange piece of s***’.
  • Rep. Lofgren Calls Civil Rights Commissioner ‘Ignorant Bigot’ for Criticizing Bathroom Mandate

    05/26/2016 12:45:23 PM PDT · by PROCON · 15 replies
    cnsnews ^ | May 25, 2016 | Lauretta Brown
    (CNSNews.com) – Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) called U.S. Civil Rights Commissioner Gail Heriot, a law professor at the University of San Diego School of Law, an “ignorant bigot” for Heriot’s testimony Tuesday that the guidance issued by the Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights, which says students may use bathrooms and locker rooms in accordance with their gender identity, was “teaching young people a terrible lesson.” The exchange occurred during a hearing held by the House Judiciary Committee’s Task Force on Executive Overreach. “I don’t usually call out witnesses, but here’s what the written testimony says,” Lofgren began.
  • DEBATE: Will Trump Call in to Bernie on Jimmy Kimmel Tonight?

    05/26/2016 12:34:13 PM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 15 replies
    Self | May 26, 2016 | PJ-Comix
    Will Donald Trump be calling in to Jimmy Kimmel to speak with Bernie Sanders who is a guest tonight? It would be great if he does and, live on the air, set up a debate between the two. GREAT TELEVISION!!!
  • VA wrongly declares thousands of veterans dead, stops benefits

    05/26/2016 9:31:01 AM PDT · by DUMBGRUNT · 28 replies
    UPI ^ | 26 May 2016 | Amy R. Connolly
    Some 4,000 U.S. military veterans and their families stopped receiving benefits over the past five years after they were wrongly declared dead, the newest in a string of problems to emerge from the Department of Veterans Affairs...... ust in 2015, benefits were incorrectly terminated for 1,025 veterans. The mistakes were largely due to employee error or wrongly interpreted data by the department's computers
  • NEVER shoot a gun at an angry Russian

    05/26/2016 7:30:37 AM PDT · by smokingfrog · 23 replies
    youtube ^ | May 20, 2016 | Russia Insider
    Crazy stuff. I have no idea what this is all about.
  • Clinton’s inexcusable, willful disregard for the rules

    05/26/2016 7:01:28 AM PDT · by pabianice · 29 replies
    WaPo ^ | 5/26/16
    One cannot miss that both the Washington Post and New York Times have turned on Hillary's career as a liar, esp. her email scandal. Strange and unexpected.
  • Revealed: Why our brains get so tired in the afternoon - and how to beat the slump

    05/26/2016 6:31:43 AM PDT · by DUMBGRUNT · 49 replies
    telegraph ^ | 26 May 2016 | Mark Molloy
    Feeling drowsy after lunch is completely natural, according to Dr Fiona Kerr, a neuro specialist from the University of Adelaide, who explains that humans are “built for two sleeps a day”.
  • * VANITY * JUST FOR FUN * VANITY *

    05/26/2016 3:15:36 AM PDT · by knarf · 13 replies
    American culture ^ | 1958 | DION AND THE BELMONTS
    Older people are easily sidetracked when researching serious stuff in the wee hours of the morning
  • 239 DAYS

    05/26/2016 5:05:29 AM PDT · by Lazamataz · 9 replies
    5/26/2016 | By Laz A. Mataz
    It is 239 days, 4 hours, 54 minutes, 28 seconds until the pusillanimous unctuous disgusting venal Marxism-loving corrupt unaccomplished crazed arrogant sanctimonious mercurial Christophobic nefarious belligerent contentious deleterious lying repulsive pugnacious brazenly-hypocritical imperious preening maniacal Godless opportunistic trifling insincere ruinous prideful petty heinous autocratic twisted reality-inverting perverse Imperialist bragging transexual-favoring sacrilegious insidious vengeful tricky oily pathetic artificial querulous haughty glib self-centered constantly-golfing despicable Che-idolizing demonic cocky nihilistic destructive Islamic ruthless tragedy-celebrating malevolent miscreant caucasian-hating nasty loathsome homosexual Allah-worshiping failing criminal-coddling baneful patronizing oligarchist disasterous conspiracy-creating smug anti-American immodest freakish sissified thin-skinned toxic oppressive Internet-killing sociopathic hateful racist Mohammad-loving traitorous evil...
  • Casey Anthony's lawyer admits she killed daughter Caylee, investigator says

    05/26/2016 1:06:43 AM PDT · by kalee · 30 replies
    Fox News for MSN ^ | 5/26/2016
    More than five years after a jury in Florida cleared Casey Anthony in the murder of her two-year-old daughter, Caylee, a private investigator claimed the mom's attorney admitted she killed the girl and hid her body. Dominic Casey made the claim in court documents that went public last month in Casey Anthony's bankruptcy case. He also suggested that the mom paid her lawyer with sex. The investigator claimed attorney Jose Baez hired him days after police arrested the mom in July 2008. He said, "Baez had told me that Casey had murdered Caylee and dumped the body somewhere and, he...
  • How getting stomped by Donald Trump saved Ted Cruz's career (sent to me, by a fan of Ted Cruz)

    05/25/2016 6:55:27 PM PDT · by cba123 · 64 replies
    The Week ^ | May 25, 2016 | Peter Weber
    This article has something with the formatting, which seems to not allow a copy of part of the text. So I will just link to the article, if you would like to click on the ling, that is up to you. I think it is interesting article. I am just writing this, to recognize there are a lot of Cruz supporters here, and to encourage discussion between both side, to rebuild teamwork on our side for November. Please just understand, this was sent to me by a very loyal Ted Cruz supporter. I assure you. Enjoy please. Good job Ted...
  • The Psychological Quirk That Explains Why You Love Donald Trump ("You Are Stupid"- Hurl Alert)

    05/25/2016 6:11:34 PM PDT · by ghosthost · 33 replies
    Politico ^ | 5-25-2016 | David Dunning
    To sum it up, the knowledge and intelligence that are required to be good at a task are often the same qualities needed to recognize that one is not good at that task—and if one lacks such knowledge and intelligence, one remains ignorant that one is not good at that task. This includes political judgment.But as a psychologist who has studied human behavior—including voter behavior—for decades, I think there is something deeper going on. The problem isn’t that voters are too uninformed. It is that they don’t know just how uninformed they are.
  • Obama offers to beatbox for Vietnamese rapper (Our President Spits Some Sick Beatbox)

    05/25/2016 5:55:02 PM PDT · by ghosthost · 25 replies
    CNN ^ | 5-25-2016 | Eugene Scott
    President Barack Obama spoke Wednesday about the importance of the arts in international politics, making some music of his own to drop a very brief beat for Vietnam's "Queen of Hip Hop." During the final moments of a town hall in Ho Chi Minh City, Obama got a question from a 26-year-old rapper "Suboi," who spit a verse for the President after he offered to beatbox for her.
  • Don Rickles was politically incorrect before it was incorrect. And at 90, he’s still going.

    05/25/2016 5:04:55 PM PDT · by lowbridge · 42 replies
    Washington Post ^ | May 25, 2016 | Karen Heller
    “Sweetie,” Don Rickles says, welcoming us to his sumptuous Spanish villa near Beverly Hills. “Can I get anything for you, dear?” This is the comedian known as the Merchant of Venom, the Insult King from Queens, Mr. Warmth (as in precisely the opposite). But not once in a convivial afternoon will he lob an insult our way, the sort he hurls at friends and fans alike, the latter paying handsomely for a dose of Rickles ridicule. At one point, he takes our left hand, bows his bullet head and, in the custom of an Old World courtier, bestows a kiss....
  • The Hillary V.P.Search."Send In The Clowns"? Not Much To Choose From. It's Laughable!

    05/25/2016 4:49:50 PM PDT · by Cruz_West_Paul2016 · 29 replies
    Lets be realistic about Hillary and her short list of VP prospects. From a comical perspective, there aren't any great choices. And who ever is available, the candidates will look like the cast of Sesame Street, Barney and the rest of those children's icons. If someone along the likes of Wasserman and Warren is all Hillary has to choose from, can you just imagine the never ending jokes and ridicule of the Hillary Ticket from at least 55 per-cent of Americans?
  • Weekly Cooking (and related issues) Thread

    05/25/2016 4:18:08 PM PDT · by Jamestown1630 · 154 replies
    Last week I got to thinking about Sloppy Joe sandwiches, which I hadn't had in ages but loved when I was a kid. We decided to try making it from scratch, and settled on Chef John's recipe. It came out really good - I think I might add some jalapeno next time - but it doesn't really taste like the Sloppy Joe made from the canned sauce. I'm not sure what to do to it, to make it more like the childhood favorite (except buy a can of sauce ;-) and I'm wondering if anyone else has made it. Here's...
  • Musicians: "Politician X Can't use My Music" but Bakers/Photogs MUST let their creation be used?

    05/25/2016 2:44:02 PM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 26 replies
    5/25/16 | sff
    So I just saw little article about leftist 60s guy Neil Young who said Donald Trump couldn't use one of his songs...same thing with Aerosmith.... So, it just kind of struck me: Artist "Y" created something and THEN Trump purchases the CD/Music File/Record, whatever the material is upon which the recording is made...and then uses it for his OWN pleasure. Artist Y hates Trump and says that even though the record can be bought and purchased, Trump cannot play it publicly. And that wish is respected. Baker "J" creates cakes. Or photographer "G" creates stunning pictures. Can THEY not restrict...
  • Man demonstrates low-tech drone warfare with mid-air capture

    05/25/2016 2:16:01 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 17 replies
    UPI ^ | 23 May 2016 | Ben Hooper
    MONTREAL, May 23 (UPI) -- A Quebec man took "drone warfare" to a new low-tech extreme by showing his method for using a quadcopter to snatch another drone out of the sky. Drone enthusiast David Freiheit, who previously used drones to herd sheep and (unsuccessfully) make tea for his wife, posted a video to YouTube showing his low-tech method for using a drone to capture another drone in mid-flight. Freiheit explains in the video that he pulled off the "Internet first" by using four strings attached to the skids of the attacking drone. The attacking drone then flies above its...
  • Why 2 Moms in North Carolina Are Standing Up to the Obama Administration

    05/25/2016 1:18:02 PM PDT · by Morgana · 14 replies
    adflegal.org ^ | May 25, 2016 | Sarah Kramer
    Don’t mess with my kids. That’s the message two North Carolina moms want the Obama Administration to hear. They are part of the nonprofit organization North Carolinians for Privacy, which – with the help of Alliance Defending Freedom – is suing the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and the U.S. Department of Education (DOE). The lawsuit asks for the court to make clear that students don’t have to give up their right to bodily privacy in order to get an education. “My children should not, being in public school, have to choose between their right to privacy and their protection,...
  • Girl gets pepper sprayed at Trump protest (language warning)

    05/25/2016 12:52:25 PM PDT · by Stalwart · 61 replies
    LiveLeak ^ | May-25-2016 | NoFatGirls
    44 second video, Soros snowflake gets drenched by police.
  • Trump Anaheim Rally...what is the bald guy behind him doing?

    05/25/2016 12:38:44 PM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 9 replies
    5/25/16 | sff
    Watching the FOX feed of Trump's speech in Anaheim. The bald guy in the red tie over Trump's left shoulder is smiling and holding up a bumper sticker type sign...anyone able to read it?
  • Washington Post Editorial Board Writes Socialism-Free Critique of Venezuela

    05/25/2016 12:11:01 PM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 7 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | May 25, 2016 | P.J. Gladnick
    The Washington Post sure knows how to very carefully nibble around the edges when it comes to criticizing the economic system that brought disaster to a country. In this case, the Post's editorial board managed to severely criticize Venezuela for being a complete economic failure despite have the largest known oil reserves of any nation in the world. It had to be an incredibly disastrous economic system to bring such a nation so low that now it is running out of food, toilet paper, and beer. So do you think the Washington Post editorial named that system? Nope. Instead they...
  • * VANITY * Baby Bryson * VANITY *

    05/25/2016 12:02:26 PM PDT · by knarf · 19 replies
    self | May 25, 2016 | knarf
    Just a proud pappy wanting to show off a little19 months old now
  • Paul Weston on pro-Muslim politicians (ed)

    05/25/2016 9:23:59 AM PDT · by Ray76 · 9 replies
    Israel Video Network ^ | May 24, 2016
    Full title: Paul Weston went off on pro-Muslim politicians and it was EPIC Paul Weston, British politician, chairman of Liberty GB, parliamentary candidate, and member of the Pegida UK leadership team, has a point to make about Islam being a religion of peace as PM of Britain, David Cameron had stated. This is a lucid explanation of why Islam is not, historically or religiously, a religion of peace. Video commentary at link
  • IRRITATING SNAPFISH POPUP

    05/25/2016 9:20:32 AM PDT · by knarf · 19 replies
    self ^ | May 25, 2016 | knarf
    About six months ago I downloaded SNAPFISH thinking it was something I wantedI soon learned it was not and went into my programs, uninstalled and everything was OK until todayI am getting a constant annoying popup saying, "We are unable to authenticate your acct." etc I've been everywhere I know and can't find this annoyance to remove ithelpW7 w/chrome
  • Head of Midwives Group Promotes Unlimited Abortions: Abortion is Part of Our Calling

    05/25/2016 8:38:53 AM PDT · by Morgana · 6 replies
    lifenews.com ^ | May 24 2014 | Micaiah Bilger
    The job of a midwife is to care for women and their babies before, during and after birth, but the leader of British midwives group is pushing to add late-term abortion advocacy to midwivesÂ’ job descriptions. Cathy Warwick, the chief executive of the Royal College of Midwives, has been facing heavy backlash ever since she used her role to push for late-term abortions for any reason up to birth, LifeNews reported. Without consulting members, Warwick recently published a new RCM policy that supports abortion on demand, according to the UK Metro. She also got the midwives group involved in a...
  • My Pine64 Media Center

    05/25/2016 7:47:22 AM PDT · by zeugma · 21 replies
    ZPRC ^ | 5/24/2016 | Zeugma
    My Pine64 Media Center Several months back, I participated in a Kickstarter campaign for the PINE A64, First $15 64-Bit Single Board Super Computer. The campaign started in December of 2015, and was designed to fund the production of a 64-bit computer on a card for the masses priced at $15. Initial estimated delivery was January or February. Their initial estimates on shipping were somewhat optimistic, as I just received mine the other day (5/21/2016). Reading through some of the comments on the project, some people were rather bent out of shape about the shipping delays, which is something I...
  • 240 DAYS

    05/25/2016 7:02:54 AM PDT · by Lazamataz · 16 replies
    5/25/2016 | By Laz A. Mataz
    It is 240 days, 2 hours, 56 minutes, 22 seconds until the pusillanimous unctuous disgusting venal Marxism-loving corrupt unaccomplished crazed arrogant sanctimonious mercurial Christophobic nefarious belligerent deleterious lying repulsive pugnacious brazenly-hypocritical imperious preening maniacal Godless opportunistic trifling insincere ruinous prideful petty heinous autocratic twisted reality-inverting perverse Imperialist bragging transexual-favoring sacrilegious insidious vengeful tricky oily pathetic artificial querulous haughty glib self-centered constantly-golfing despicable Che-idolizing demonic cocky nihilistic destructive Islamic ruthless tragedy-celebrating malevolent miscreant caucasian-hating nasty loathsome homosexual Allah-worshiping failing criminal-coddling baneful patronizing oligarchist disasterous conspiracy-creating smug anti-American immodest freakish sissified thin-skinned toxic oppressive Internet-killing sociopathic hateful racist Mohammad-loving traitorous evil supercilious...
  • Trump: suicide of Bill Clinton's counsel Vince Foster 'very fishy' – as it happened

    05/23/2016 6:59:40 PM PDT · by Helicondelta · 428 replies
    theguardian.com ^ | May 23, 2016
    Moments before his on-air interview with Bill O’Reilly, a Washington Post interview with presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump indicated that the real estate tycoon is tentatively exploring one of the most infamous conspiracy theories about Bill Clinton’s presidency as he readies his general election battle plan against Hillary Clinton. In the interview, Trump called theories that the Clintons were behind the 1993 death of deputy White House counsel Vince Foster “very serious,” calling the circumstances of his suicide “very fishy.” “He had intimate knowledge of what was going on,” Trump said. “He knew everything that was going on and...
  • My father, a great lawyer from Chicago, has passed away.

    05/25/2016 12:20:02 AM PDT · by proud American in Canada · 64 replies
    The Chicago Tribune ^ | May 16, 2016 | myself
    I just have a few words to say about my father. He recently passed away. I am doing something bad (in FR), because I am posting, and then going to bed. And hopefully falling asleep. Although I will have my tablet. So I won't be posting and running. ;) :) haven't slept much since my father died. I was just wondering, how do you deal with becoming an adult orphan? When there is no one you can call for advice? Whenever I see the Cubs, Sox, Blackhawks, Bulls, and later, "da Bears," I want to call him. I cannot even...