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  • Why Trump Supporters Think He'll Win (Very good article, sent to me by someone here)

    07/30/2016 2:13:41 AM PDT · by cba123 · 28 replies
    The Atlantic ^ | July 29, 2016 | David Frum
    Why Trump Supporters Think He'll Win How the election looks to backers of the Republican nominee Perhaps the hardest thing to do in contemporary American politics is to imagine how the world looks from the other side. I've made no secret of why, as a Republican, I oppose Donald Trump and what he stands for. But I've also been talking to his supporters and advisors, trying to understand how they see and hear the same things that I do, and draw such very different conclusions. What follows isn't a transcription - it's a synthesis of the conversations I've had, and...
  • Clinton’s campaign and the DCCC are cyber hacked — was it the Russians

    07/29/2016 3:59:19 PM PDT · by KMG365 · 17 replies
    Clinton’s campaign and the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee have been cyber hacked. Sources told the NewsHour the DCCC hacker is the same as one that hit the Democratic National Committee. U.S. intel officials believe they’re Russian. Judy Woodruff talks with Susan Hennessey of the Brookings Institution and Andrew Weiss, of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace for insight.

    07/29/2016 4:26:53 PM PDT · by KMG365 · 7 replies
    WATCH IT HERE: **PLEASE SHARE ON SOCIAL MEDIA EVERYWHERE** Download Link: (Wait for page to load, click green "download" button) -FACT CHECKER SHEET WITH SOURCES: Clinton Cash, is a feature documentary based on the Peter Schweizer book that the New York Times hailed as “The most anticipated and feared book of a presidential cycle.” Clinton Cash investigates how Bill and Hillary Clinton went from being “dead broke” after leaving the White House to amassing a net worth of over $150 million, with over $2 billion in donations to their foundation. This wealth was accumulated during Mrs. Clinton’s...

    07/29/2016 8:26:42 PM PDT · by KMG365 · 30 replies
  • Petition to Remove Air Conditioning From State Dept. Gets over 33k Signatures

    07/29/2016 8:20:07 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 30 replies
    Cybercast News Service ^ | July 29, 2016 | 2:56 PM EDT | Eric Scheiner is hosting an online petition calling for the removal of air conditioning from U.S. State Department property, following Secretary of State John Kerry’s comments that climate change is as dangerous, if not more, than threats from ISIS. As of the time of this publication 33,576 supporters have signed the petition, which, according to the site, will be delivered to President Barack Obama. …
  • Wow! Did Hillary Suffer Another Seizure Last Night After Her DNC Speech?

    07/29/2016 7:49:36 PM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 117 replies
    GP ^ | 07/29/16 | Jim Hoft
    Did you catch this? Hillary Clinton looked like she suffered another seizure last night after her DNC Convention speech–Wow! She must really like balloons! This woman isn't right. Something is off. — Jason Bergkamp (@keksec__org) July 29, 2016This comes after her bizarre seizure moment last week during a campaign stop. VIDEO: BIZARRE HILLARY BEHAVIOR CAUGHT ON CAMERA Hillary looks like her inner demons are trying to escape — art lowe 2012, 2016 (@freedomsforever) July 23, 2016  
  • The Clinton CRIMINAL History (INSANE)

    07/29/2016 7:13:13 PM PDT · by KMG365 · 8 replies
    The Clinton CRIMINAL History
  • 70 minutes of Hillary Clinton lies!!!!!

    70 minutes of Hillary Clinton lies!!!!!
  • Friday Evening Vanity *** "My platform on gun control"

    07/29/2016 6:02:06 PM PDT · by West Texas Chuck · 47 replies
    me | 20 minutes into the future | West Texas Chuck
    When I am elected President I promise a new gun safe for every lawful owner in these here United States. Especially Texas!
  • Matt Damon rips Trump and bankers in MIT speech

    07/29/2016 4:26:51 PM PDT · by GrandJediMasterYoda · 47 replies ^ | 7/29/16 | Cnn
    Matt Damon rips Trump and bankers in MIT speech It's been almost 20 years since Matt Damon's breakout role in 'Good Will Hunting' and now he's back at MIT giving a commencement address. Saying 'I'm not running for office', he slams Donald Trump, the media and bankers.
  • FREEP This Poll: Currently, Trump 49%, Clinton 32%

    07/29/2016 3:32:40 PM PDT · by real_patriotic_american · 51 replies
    BING ^ | July 29, 2016 | Unknown
    Now that Democratic and Republican conventions are over, who will you vote for? Vote here!
  • Got to love Millennials

    07/29/2016 2:45:26 PM PDT · by silentknight · 17 replies
    YouTube ^ | July 29, 2016 | Unknown
    This is a winner.

    07/29/2016 11:47:45 AM PDT · by PROCON · 61 replies
    AP ^ | July 28, 2016
    THROOP, N.Y. (AP) -- How hot is it in upstate New York? So hot that horse manure is bursting into flames. The state Department of Environmental Conservation says it received multiple complaints July 5 about the smell and smoke emanating from a burning pile of horse manure at a property in the town of Throop, in the Finger Lakes region 20 miles west of Syracuse.
  • Actress Ashley Judd Glad She Was Able to Abort Her Baby Instead of Having to “Deliver a Child”

    07/29/2016 11:07:20 AM PDT · by Morgana · 33 replies ^ | July 29, 2016 | Micaiah Bilger
    Actress Ashley Judd spoke during the Democratic National Convention this week about protecting the rights of sexual assault survivors like herself. Unfortunately, Judd also gave a passionate plea for legalized abortion on demand. The actress spoke during an event hosted by NARAL, a radical pro-abortion group that supports abortion, not just in the rare cases, but for any reason up until birth. Earlier in the week, NARAL president Ilyse Hogue proudly bragged about her abortion at the DNC as the crowd cheered. New York Magazine reports Judd told the NARAL “Men for Choice” crowd about how she became pregnant after...
  • VANITY: Introduction Video of Hillary at DNC used Photoshop Situation Room Photo with Porn

    07/29/2016 10:32:08 AM PDT · by DocRock · 26 replies
    C-SPAN ^ | 7/29/2016 | DocRock
    Load up the video and go to the 06:06:50 mark and right after Obama speaks, a photo of the situation room loads and zooms. It is obviously the photoshopped image with porn in front of Hillary. Yes, they really are that stupid.
  • Larry the lobster D.O.A. at aquarium after activists rescue him from restaurant

    07/29/2016 8:37:30 AM PDT · by PROCON · 72 replies
    WAPO ^ | July 29, 2016 | Shayla Love
    An ancient 15-pound lobster named Larry was saved from becoming dinner at a Florida seafood restaurant last week but has died in transit to the Maine State Aquarium, the Miami Herald reported. When Joe Melluso, the owner of Tin Fish restaurant in Sunrise, Fla., first got the call about a massive lobster from his seafood supplier, he thought Larry could be 115 years old. After a picture of the lobster was broadcast on a local TV station, business owners and animal activists rallied to save him. They named him Larry and said he should live out his golden years in...
  • Man calls 911, says wife was assaulted by toy at Tenn. hibachi restaurant

    07/29/2016 7:55:05 AM PDT · by simpson96 · 33 replies
    WKRN-TV Nashville ^ | 7/28/2016 | Larry FLowers
    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WKRN) – It was all in fun and games, just part of the job, but it was no laughing matter to a Texas couple.A hibachi chef used a toy doll to squirt water as part of his entertainment while cooking.Water shoots out of a hole when the chef lowers the shorts on the toy, which looks like a boy, but the husband of a woman who was sprayed is now claiming sexual assault.At the Wasabi Japanese Steakhouse in Murfreesboro, the food here is explosive. It’s served with a bit more flare than your typical restaurant, and folks seem...
  • Pathetic "Hillary in the White House" Music Video.

    07/29/2016 7:06:39 AM PDT · by nikos1121 · 11 replies
    Here's another big budget music video for Hillary, albeit it's an old one. The people around her are obviously morons. Trump would never in a million years allow this kind of rubbish. Here's another example of the vast schism in this country these days. One gets the idea that people voting for her are completely out of touch with reality. The best thing about the video is the dog with the sunglasses.
  • "...our democracy isn't working the way it should.”

    07/29/2016 5:48:05 AM PDT · by epluribus_2 · 18 replies
    Hillary''s retirement address | Today | Epluribus_2
    “I believe that our economy isn't working the way it should because our democracy isn't working the way it should.”
  • Caroline Shively, Fox "reporter" sounds like a DNC operative

    07/29/2016 5:41:55 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 16 replies
    7/29/16 | sff
    Held off posting about this woman, trying to give her the benefit of the doubt. She apparently works for Fox News Channel, and has been covering both conventions for the Miami Fox station. All last week she talked about how DARK and DIVISIVE the RNC was... well, today she gushed over Hillary and attacked Trump for....get this.... saying the Democrat Convention was "too positive".....
  • FOX News Starting to Change?

    07/29/2016 1:29:34 AM PDT · by EliRoom8 · 101 replies
    July 29, 2016 | Vanity
    Now that FOX News is under a new, more liberal management, has it begun to show signs of a drift in reporting. For the second consecutive day, Carl Cameron has been far too critical of Donald Trump. DT said on one occasion that he didn't really know Putin. On another occasion DT said they met briefly in the 60 minutes green room. Cameron makes this a near scandal saying that it's a discrepancy that the Trump team simply must clarify. This is such a petty thing; I expect more from FOX News.
  • Vanity- does hillary get a bump in the polls? If so, how many points?

    07/28/2016 11:13:32 PM PDT · by InvisibleChurch · 38 replies
    Though I would laugh long and hard if her numbers went down, I suspect a 3-4 pt bounce.
  • (*vanity) Definition: Pathetic. DNC Night 4.

    pa·thet·ic pəˈTHedik/ adjective 1. arousing pity, especially through vulnerability or sadness. "she looked so pathetic that I bent down to comfort her" synonyms: pitiful, pitiable, piteous, moving, touching, poignant, plaintive, distressing, upsetting, heartbreaking, heart-rending, harrowing, wretched, forlorn "a pathetic groan" 2. archaic relating to the emotions.
  • How was Hilary?

    07/28/2016 9:09:51 PM PDT · by MNDude · 94 replies
    I watched Hilary's speech and after 10 minutes I could not take her shrill voice any longer so I turned her off. I know I am too biased to have an impartial opinion on her performance. Anyone here feel they can give an impartial review of her speech? How do you think it'll be received by the undecideds and swing voters?
  • Why is it every time I see a picture of Hillary she looks different? (vanity)

    07/28/2016 7:51:56 PM PDT · by Leaning Right · 35 replies
    Why is that? Different (industrial strength) makeup at different times? The effects of medication? Or is there more than one of them?
  • I tried watching Hillary. I just cannot stand any more.

    07/28/2016 7:51:54 PM PDT · by cba123 · 75 replies
    Vanity ^ | Today | Self
    I couldn't do it. I tried. I really tried. I think Trump will mop the floor, with her.
  • Mysterious Purple Sea Orb Stymies Scientists

    07/28/2016 6:44:29 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 34 replies
    Yahoo News ^ | 7/28/16 | Stephanie Pappas, Live Science
    "Have a look at that dark purple blob on the left, there." With those words, scientists aboard the Exploration Vessel Nautilus uncovered a marine mystery: a small purple orb tucked halfway under a rock off the coast of California. Researchers are so far stumped as to what the colorful, bumpy little ball might be. Their best guess is that it might be a gastropod (a mollusk such as a snail or slug that belongs to the class Gastropoda) called a pleurobranch — and possibly a new species.
  • ELO Evil Woman

    Great song fitting for the evening
  • Vanity... Will Bark , Cough or Bobble head tonight ?

    07/28/2016 6:07:31 PM PDT · by al baby · 82 replies
    Today | Self
    Hillarys Drug dealer and Drs are trying desperately to get her right for her Speech as we speak What will surface perhaps a stumble ?
  • Vanity-Lets pray for a twenty-five minute coughing spell for a certain female in about an hour.

    07/28/2016 5:58:31 PM PDT · by Cats Pajamas · 48 replies
    Lets do it.
  • An Elder's Persective of this Election

    07/28/2016 5:52:36 PM PDT · by EasySt · 7 replies ^ | 07/28/2016 | Roger Steele
    An Elder’s Perspective of This Election By Roger Earl Steele, current eldest in the Steele Family, July 28, 2016 My opinions of Obama, Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, Congress, the Supreme Court, and Federal Reserve Bank are based MUCH less on what they say than what they do. To cover all of that would fill a large book, but I will simply list here a few of the actions of each that seem most important to me. Obama lawyers submitted a forged birth certificate with intent to prove he was born in Hawaii, and later admitted it was forged (after investigation...
  • What's in the WikiLeaks DNC Recordings

    07/28/2016 5:04:28 PM PDT · by Cats Pajamas · 4 replies
    youtube ^ | July 27, 2016
    What's in the WikiLeaks DNC Recordings. A price for everything. The Clinton money grazing machine.
  • PRAVDAMERIKA, the new media platform!

    07/28/2016 4:41:05 PM PDT · by libertarian27 · 13 replies
    People's Cube ^ | Jully 28, 2016 | Minitrue
    Glorious news, comrades! Finally the hour has arrived. No more browsing the web for the Kurrent Truth™. From now on, all news networks will be fused, by decree of Dear Leader himself. The Pravdamerika will report to you the Truth! Not the nasty truth like in the so-called "reality," but the korrekted, pleasant Kurrent Truth™ of the Party. It will be like a balmy spring rain for a thirsty proletarian peasant. At the last council of (evil) the proletarian korrectified media, it was decided that cooperating in one big mainstream media superpower would be far more efficient in the eternal...
  • Hillary Clinton's Multi Million Dollar Fight Song Fiasco

    07/28/2016 3:25:50 PM PDT · by nikos1121 · 46 replies
    youtube ^ | 7/28/2016 | nikos1121
    I don't have any idea what it cost to make this hokey video. I suspect if it had anything to do with the people running these political campaigns, UNLIKE DONALD TRUMP, it probably cost millions of dollars to produce. Millions, Folks. For sure, it has a catchy tune and a "hook" early on, but I defy anyone, regardless of your political persuasion, to listen to this more than once. When you hit the Jane Fonda roll out where she shouts, "I still has some fight left in me," I experienced waterbrash, (look up the word). It starts off with the...
  • Man wearing formal dress, high heels robs Staten Island bank: officials

    07/28/2016 3:06:37 PM PDT · by PROCON · 51 replies ^ | July 27, 2016 | ANDREA CAVALLIER, MAGEE HICKEY AND LISA MATEO
    STAPLETON, Staten Island -- A cross-dressing bank robber who donned a silver and black formal dress, silver high heels, a black hat and sunglasses to rob a beautiful landmarked bank in downtown Staten Island Monday is being sought by the New York Police Department and the FBI. Investigators say the unidentified man also displayed a silver handgun -- that matched his outfit -- during the robbery around 1 p.m. at the Santander Bank at 81 Water Street. Witnesses describe the robber as a man dressed in a silver and black formal dress, silver high heels, wearing a black hat and...
  • Law Enforcement Motivation

    07/28/2016 12:04:19 PM PDT · by Hot Tabasco · 4 replies
    YouTube ^ | ErikPorter3
    A friend of mine sent me this video
  • VANITY: Is Communism Part of the Common Core Curriculum?

    07/28/2016 8:01:20 AM PDT · by stars & stripes forever · 26 replies
    7/28/2016 | Stars & Stripes Forever
    Why so many young people following Bernie?
  • 176 DAYS

    07/28/2016 5:50:52 AM PDT · by Lazamataz · 10 replies
    7/28/2016 | By Laz A. Mataz
    It is 176 days, 4 hours, 9 minutes, 3 seconds until the stuttering enemy-agent Muslim-excusing pusillanimous defiling unctuous disgusting formulaic puerile wicked wretched venal grifting conniving Marxism-loving corrupt impoverishing personal-history-concealing absurd unaccomplished contemptible megalomaniacal perjurious taxing blasphemous race-baiting crazed trash-talking cynical arrogant vacuous sanctimonious exploitive mercurial mocking Christophobic nefarious vile Republican-enabled wimpy prevaricating raging hoplophobia-consumed irresponsible belligerent repellent childish insolent felonious illegitimate jejune panic-encouraging contentious creepy effete deleterious chaos-creating lying robotic repulsive pugnacious secretive brazenly-hypocritical imperious globalist preening maniacal disdainful Godless opportunistic trifling insincere ruinous prideful petty underhanded pretentious fraudulent heinous autocratic twisted reality-inverting perverse foolish Imperialist bragging transsexual-favoring sacrilegious...
  • Does anyone know why the Dems get their convention after the RNC? VANITY question

    07/28/2016 4:54:45 AM PDT · by kyperman · 24 replies
    I was wondering if the DNC always has their convention after the RNC. It seems to me that they should alternate, maybe they do, but I dont recall. If they do always have it after the RNC, that seems unfair, people always remember the last convention more than the first, plus then the speakers at the DNC can respond to what the RNC speakers said. Everyone wants the last word, why should they get it all the time.
  • Venezuelan Government Forces Companies to Lend Employees to Agriculture Sector

    07/28/2016 4:44:43 AM PDT · by fella · 9 replies
    Panam Post ^ | 27 July 2016 | Sabrina Martin
    Shielded in the state of exception and economic emergency, with the argument of "contributing with the productive impulse" The Venezuelan government is forcing public and private companies to lend some of their employees to the agriculture sector, it was recently reported. In a Ministry of Labor resolution published in the Official Gazette, the government announced its intention to “contribute to the productive boost” surrounding the country’s economic emergency. The Ministry established a special rule for “all entities in the country, private, public of social property and mixed property.” The resolution stated entities in the agriculture sector “are bound by the...
  • Trump should offer free movie tickets to Hillary's America

    07/27/2016 8:18:53 PM PDT · by simka · 17 replies
    Trump should invest $$$ in free tickets to the movie Hillary's America. It makes a lasting impression. Perhaps someone can pass this on to the Trump campaign
  • Joe Biden's Unreal "Middle-Class" Speech At DNC (Vanity)

    07/27/2016 8:15:19 PM PDT · by Steelfish · 30 replies
    July 27, 2016
    William Safire once wrote that Hillary “is a congenital liar.” 68% of American people believe Hillary is “untrustworthy.” And to those folks who put one put forward before the other and trudge to work and live paycheck by paycheck needs reminding that $675,000 from Goldman Sachs for just three speeches. When students are drowning debt Hillary goes to the University of Buffalo and gets paid $275,000 for a 30-minute speech. All this part of $2 million received since 2013 for delivering speeches to students. So much for those minimum-wagers who stand, cheer and embrace Hillary. These are the new “idiots”...
  • Plan for Illegal Aliens

    07/27/2016 3:43:21 PM PDT · by VRW Conspirator · 9 replies
    vanity | 07/27/16 | VRW Conspirator
    All illegal aliens including those who overstayed their Visas: -Have 90 days to vacate the lands of the United States. Illegal aliens who are parents of children born in the United States will have a chance to keep their children under provisions: -Never be given citizenship under any circumstances -Must pay a fine of $50,000 per parent, paid to the State of birth, within 90 days of declaration with $50,000 paid for each additional child -Never be granted any Federal or State welfare assistance or entitlements of any kind including Social Security, SANP, TANF, housing, education assistance, etc. -Never own...
  • Missouri girl finds 1.53-carat white diamond at Crater of Diamonds

    07/27/2016 3:36:26 PM PDT · by DUMBGRUNT · 16 replies
    txktoday ^ | 27 July 2016 | Field Walsh
    ...Grace wants to be a geologist when she grows up, and her family has encouraged the pursuit of her passion. They began planning a visit to the Crater of Diamonds about six months ago and surprised Grace with the news a few days before leaving for Arkansas. After an exciting diamond find, this family vacation turned out to be one that Grace will never forget...
  • What Will Stop A Future Tyrannical Administration From Using Trumps Wall To Keep Us In?

    07/27/2016 3:21:14 PM PDT · by OneVike · 143 replies
    7/27/2016 | OneVike
    So, Trump is the candidate. Unlike Ted Cruz, a man I supported and still respect, I do endorse The Donald for President of These Unites States. That being said, I always look at who runs for office in a futuristic way. What I mean is, what will our future be like if said politician got what he wants when elected. It's an easy question that I have yet to hear anyone ask, or answer. What if Donald Trump does build the wall and it works so well that the only way in, or out of America is through Trump Wall?...

    07/27/2016 3:13:57 PM PDT · by dynachrome · 16 replies
    Critical Race Theory, or CRT, is the study of systemic racism and how it relates to society, law and economics. The subject began in liberal universities in the 1980s, and has gained a lot of traction over the last three decades, as more attention has been brought to the rampant racism in American society. CRT has since been adopted by a large number of colleges, and is now offered as an undergraduate course at many progressive universities. However, CRT is yet to make it into school curricula, despite the demands of many progressive groups urging the states and Federal government...
  • Flashback: Hillary Clinton in 2011-"Al Jazeera is real News"

    07/27/2016 2:56:06 PM PDT · by TakebackGOP · 3 replies
    Youtube ^ | March 3, 2011
    Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and called Al Jazeera "real news."
  • Blast from the past: Forbes article about Ted Kennedy asking the Soviet pigs to sway 1984 election

    07/27/2016 2:02:58 PM PDT · by InvisibleChurch · 12 replies
    Forbes ^ | 8-28-09
    Picking his way through the Soviet archives that Boris Yeltsin had just thrown open, in 1991 Tim Sebastian, a reporter for the London Times, came across an arresting memorandum. Composed in 1983 by Victor Chebrikov, the top man at the KGB, the memorandum was addressed to Yuri Andropov, the top man in the entire USSR. The subject: Sen. Edward Kennedy. “On 9-10 May of this year,” the May 14 memorandum explained, “Sen. Edward Kennedy’s close friend and trusted confidant [John] Tunney was in Moscow.” (Tunney was Kennedy’s law school roommate and a former Democratic senator from California.) “The senator charged...
  • How the hunt for D.B. Cooper made an aging Vietnam veteran the target of TV sleuths

    07/27/2016 12:19:14 PM PDT · by DUMBGRUNT · 36 replies
    W Post ^ | 27 July 2016 | Ian Shapira
    They were certain they knew the identity of the long-missing hijacker known as D.B. Cooper, and now the self-appointed investigators wanted their man to turn himself in to the FBI and sign over his life rights for a book and movie project... Rackstraw watched the documentary, he said in an interview. He watched himself being ambushed. He watched the man whose son found the ransom money along the Columbia River deny that it had been planted there. He watched a Northwest Orient flight attendant examine an old photo of him and his decades-old NBC interview and repeatedly say she didn’t...
  • Breaking News: Bikers for Hillary are on their way to Philly

    07/27/2016 11:04:16 AM PDT · by libertarian27 · 70 replies
    The Viewers View ^ | July 27, 2016 | Diamond & Silk
    Watch out y'all. The bikers are on their way to Philly to stop the Bernie sanders protesters from crossing the fence. Beware of the Bikers.