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  • Jim Jones & Harvey Milk: The Secret History

    10/15/2018 12:43:12 PM PDT · by C19fan · 3 replies
    American Conservative ^ | October 15, 2018 | Rod Dreher
    Next month marks the 40th anniversary of two landmark events of American popular culture: the assassination of pioneering gay politician Harvey Milk, and the mass suicide of 900 members of the Peoples Temple cult. If you remember anything about the mass suicide, it’s probably that cult leader Jim Jones was a fundamentalist Christian demon whose Bible-thumping berated brainwashed followers into drinking cyanide-laced Kool-Aid. Harvey Milk, by contrast, is a folk hero. The San Francisco supervisor became a gay-rights saint because he was martyred by a right-wing fanatic. That’s the received history in both cases. But according to author Daniel Flynn,...
  • Boston Globe Botches Math Correction on Elizabeth Warren DNA Test Story

    10/15/2018 12:16:39 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 18 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 15 Oct 2018 | John Nolte
    Unfortunately for Warren, the DNA test only proved she shares no more American Indian heritage than the average white American.
  • Viking Ship and Cemetery Found Buried in Norway

    10/15/2018 12:06:18 PM PDT · by rdl6989 · 17 replies
    Live Science ^ | October 15, 2018 | Owen Jarus
    Archaeologists using radar scans have detected a Viking ship buried beneath a cemetery in Norway. The Norwegian Institute for Cultural Heritage Research (NIKU) said that the archaeologists discovered the anomaly using radar scans of an area in Østfold County. The ship seems to be about 66 feet (20 meters) long and buried about 1.6 feet (50 centimeters) beneath the ground, they said in a statement.
  • Hillary Clinton: ‘The Way Trump Debated Me, It Was Imbued with Sexism’

    10/15/2018 12:00:21 PM PDT · by simpson96 · 53 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 10/14/2018 | Pam Key
    On this weekend’s broadcast of CBS’s “Sunday Morning,” 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton complained the “way Trump debated” her was “imbued with sexism.” When asked if she really has a “file on sexism in politics,” Clinton said, “I do. I do. It’s a file that tells a somewhat sobering story about how hard it is to break through the mindsets that people have. And it is difficult for many people, not just men, a lot of women, to think, wait a minute, this woman is going to be a governor or a member of Congress or my mayor or...
  • That the best you can do for Native American DNA, Elizabeth Warren?

    10/15/2018 11:53:12 AM PDT · by simpson96 · 25 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 10/15/2018 | Monica showalter
    Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), the pastiest white woman in the entire Senate, has long been a figure of fun for her claim to be the "first woman of color" to teach at Harvard Law School, owing to her "family lore" of holding Native American ancestry. It doesn't exactly seem to check out based on looking at her, or asking around in the Oklahoma Native American community she claims to be part of. President Trump has had a field day with her pretensions, calling her "Pocahontas." Now she's come out after a long, long hiatus from those charges to claim that yes,...
  • Anthony Weiner to be released from prison early

    10/15/2018 11:49:13 AM PDT · by simpson96 · 37 replies
    CNN ^ | 10/9/2018 | Sonia Moghe and Kate Sullivan
    (CNN) — Former New York Democratic Rep. Anthony Weiner is set to be released from prison about three months earlier than initially scheduled, according to the Federal Bureau of Prisons website. In May 2017, Weiner pleaded guilty to one charge of transferring obscene material to a minor in federal court in Manhattan. The charges stem from communications that the former congressman had with a 15-year-old girl on social media sites between January and March 2016. "This crime was my rock bottom," Weiner said in court. "I have no excuse. ... I victimized a young person who deserved better." Weiner was...
  • Candace Owens: Democrats aren’t the party of women -- they’re the party of exploiting them for [tr]

    10/15/2018 11:42:37 AM PDT · by simpson96 · 1 replies
    Fox News ^ | 10/15/2018 | Candace Owens
    The despicable treatment now-Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh received at his Senate confirmation hearing proves conclusively that the Democratic Party is not the party of women – it is the party of exploiting women for political gain. In their eagerness to pander to women by saying absolutely anything that might win their votes, Democrats were even willing to throw out the centuries-old concept that is the foundation of our legal system: the presumption that we are all innocent until proven guilty. Democrats insisted that women accusing Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct should automatically be believed with absolutely zero evidence to back...
  • Warren's Native ancestry so many gens back her closest NA relative could actually be Pocahantas [TR]

    10/15/2018 11:29:29 AM PDT · by MountainWalker · 36 replies
    Twitter ^ | 11/15/2018 | Mark Hemingway
    Full tweet: A friend points out that Warren's purported native American ancestry is so many generations back her closest Native American relative could actually be Pocahantas.
  • Bottle of wine sells for record-breaking $558,000

    10/15/2018 11:21:15 AM PDT · by zeestephen · 39 replies
    CNBC ^ | 15 October 2018
    A 73-year-old bottle of French Burgundy became the most expensive bottle of wine ever sold at auction, fetching $558,000 on Saturday. The bottle of 1945 Romanee-Conti sold at Sotheby's for 17 times its original estimate of $32,000....The bottles shattered the previous record for the most expensive bottle of wine ever sold — which was a three-liter (known as "large format") bottle of 1945 Mouton-Rothschild that sold at Sotheby's in 2007 for $310,000.
  • Baldwin urges 'overthrow' of Trump government via voting

    10/15/2018 11:09:44 AM PDT · by Signalman · 28 replies
    msn.com ^ | 10/14/2017 | Holly Ramer
    MANCHESTER, N.H. — Actor Alec Baldwin followed up his latest parody portrayal of President Donald Trump with a serious call Sunday night for voters to use the Nov. 6 midterm elections to peacefully "overthrow" the government. After reprising his role as Trump on "Saturday Night Live," Baldwin flew to New Hampshire, where he was the keynote speaker at the New Hampshire Democratic Party's annual fall fundraising dinner. "The way we implement change in America is through elections. We change governments here at home in an orderly and formal way," he said. "In that orderly and formal way and lawful way,...
  • Voter Fraud Ring Caught Rigging Elections for Democrats in Texas

    10/15/2018 11:04:36 AM PDT · by JonnyFive · 54 replies
    NN ^ | 10/15/18 | Jay Greenberg
    Four members of a voter fraud ring have been arrested in Texas after they were caught rigging the votes for Democratic candidates ahead of the 2016 primary elections. The all-female gang was apprehended last week following a federal investigation, with all four women facing felony charges.
  • 'Disappearing' Dr. Kermit Gosnell

    10/15/2018 11:02:12 AM PDT · by Morgana · 4 replies
    Patriot Post ^ | October 15, 2018 | Arnold Ahlert
    The story was under-reported when it happened. Now the movie is being deliberately hidden. “There was blood on the floor. A stench of urine filled the air. A flea-infested cat was wandering through the facility, and there were cat feces on the stairs. Semi-conscious women scheduled for abortions were moaning in the waiting room or the recovery room, where they sat on dirty recliners covered with blood-stained blankets.” —what FBI and Pennsylvania Department of Health officials stated they saw upon raiding the abortion clinic of Dr. Kermit Gosnell on Feb. 18, 2010 “Gosnell: The Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer”...
  • 10 Cent Beer Night

    10/15/2018 10:55:13 AM PDT · by Rebelbase · 20 replies
    Youtube ^ | Several years ago | Youtube
    Bob Golic recounts the 1974 "10-Cent Beer Night" promotion that ended with a riot when the Cleveland Indians hosted the Texas Rangers.Video Here. Avoid the chit chat and skip to 1:25 in the vid.
  • Hillary Clinton Releases DNA Test Results Proving She's Only Half Lizard Person (Satire?)

    10/15/2018 10:45:16 AM PDT · by Gamecock · 13 replies
    Babylon Bee ^ | 10/15/2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C.—Shortly after Elizabeth Warren released a DNA test that may or may not show that she is 1/1024th Native American, failed presidential candidate and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton showed the results of a recent DNA test that conclusively proved she is only 50% Reptilian. The test, conducted by a renowned DNA expert, showed that only 50% of her blood comes from reptilian humanoids from space bent on destroying humanity. Many Washington insiders had claimed she was 100% reptile, but these claims are now known to be a hoax. "I'm happy to announce that I'm only half reptile,"...
  • In Windows 10 Update land, nobody can hear you scream (still more breakage from release 1809)

    10/15/2018 10:41:21 AM PDT · by dayglored · 22 replies
    The Register ^ | Oct 15, 2018 | Richard Speed
    ...Probably because Microsoft has accidentally disabled your audio Somebody got a little trigger happy with the big red Windows Update button last week as a broken Intel audio driver was unleashed on users “by mistake”.It has been a hellish couple of weeks for the Windows giant following the launch of the troubled October update for its flagship operating system. Not content with Display Audio issues, mysterious file deletions and borking HP computers thanks to a “known incompatibility” with drivers for an obscure bit of hardware (aka the “keyboard”), it seems audio is next in the firing line.Last week's Windows 10...
  • Monica Lewinsky disagrees with Hillary on whether Bill Clinton's affair was an 'abuse of power'

    10/15/2018 10:14:51 AM PDT · by simpson96 · 51 replies
    Business Insider ^ | 3/15/2018 | Alex Loxkie
    Hillary Clinton has defended her husband, Bill Clinton, over his affair with Monica Lewinsky by directly contradicting Lewinsky's characterization of what happened. In 1995, when Lewinsky was a 22-year-old White House intern, she had multiple sexual encounters with the then-president, which he later lied under oath about. After the affair became public, Lewinsky was targeted by pundits belonging to both parties and reported feeling bullied to the point of feeling suicidal. Back in March, a few months into the #MeToo movement of women coming forward with allegations of sexual misconduct, mostly against powerful men, Lewinsky wrote that she had been...
  • Devils Lake Taco Bell/KFC employee refuses to serve state trooper

    10/15/2018 10:08:41 AM PDT · by simpson96 · 36 replies
    Grand Forks Herald ^ | 10/9/2018 | Matt Henson
    DEVILS LAKE, N.D. — A police officer was reportedly refused service because of his uniform. That is according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol, where over the weekend a trooper went to the KFC/Taco Bell on Highway 2 in Devils Lake on his lunch break. He claims the employee refused to take the order, telling the trooper he was just there to harass them because they arrested them in the past. Highway Patrol says the trooper just transferred to the Devils Lake region from another part of the state. It's still unclear if the trooper arrested the employee in the...
  • Woman fired after video of her blocking man from entering his downtown loft goes viral

    10/15/2018 9:42:53 AM PDT · by Blue House Sue · 62 replies
    KMVO ^ | 10/15/18 | Venton Blandin
    ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) - The woman seen in a viral video confronting and blocking a St. Louis man from entering his downtown loft was fired from her job Sunday. Tribeca-STL, which says it is a minority-owned business, released a statement Sunday afternoon saying its owners were "disturbed" by the interaction in the video. The company confirmed the woman in the video was an Tribeca-STL employee but the incident took place at her personal residence. Cellphone footage captured the confrontation between the two tenants showing the woman stopping a man from entering his downtown loft and demanding proof he lived there....
  • CNN Poll: Biden Leads Field of 2020 Democratic Hopefuls

    10/15/2018 9:26:39 AM PDT · by LoicW · 36 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 10/14/18 | Katherine Rodriguez
    Former Vice President Joe Biden is leading the field of prospective 2020 Democratic candidates, according to a recent poll from CNN. The CNN/SSRS poll, which surveyed 1,009 adults between October 4 and 7, found that one-third—or 33 percent—of Democrats and independents who leaned Democratic thought Biden would be the most likely to take on President Trump in the 2020 presidential election.
  • Gosnell Tells the Truth and Can Help Save Lives

    10/15/2018 9:10:03 AM PDT · by Morgana · 16 replies
    National Review ^ | October 15, 2018 | Kathryn Jean Lopez
    Beyond party and ideology, let’s meet the challenge to care for women and children. There’s a scene in the new movie Gosnell: The Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer that should launch candid conversations around the country. Alexis McGuire (played by Sarah Jane Morris), the lead prosecutor in the case against the Philadelphia abortion-clinic doctor Kermit Gosnell, is depicted at home with her husband, distraught at the reality of the horror she’s had to face in the investigation. She explains: Mother’s Day 1972. Gosnell and this psychologist bussed in 15 pregnant women from Chicago. Second trimester. They were doing this...