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  • Looking For Believable News? Try: OAN, One America News Network

    05/19/2017 3:00:24 PM PDT · by blam · 66 replies
    OAN ^ | 5-19-2017 | blam
    If you're looking for conservative and believable news, I recommend you try OAN, on line. One America News.It is channel 347 on DirecTV.
  • Trump to Announce Slate of Conservative Federal Court Nominees

    05/08/2017 7:51:56 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 48 replies
    New York Times ^ | 05/08/2017 | Adam Liptak
    WASHINGTON — Having filled a Supreme Court vacancy, President Trump is turning his attention to the more than 120 openings on the lower federal courts. On Monday, he will announce a slate of 10 nominees to those courts, a senior White House official said, the first in what could be near monthly waves of nominations. The White House counsel, Donald F. McGahn II, said the nominations were a vindication of a commitment Mr. Trump made during the campaign “to appoint strong and principled jurists to the federal bench who will enforce the Constitution’s limits on federal power and protect the...
  • It’s official: Conservative Ben Stein goes full-commie

    05/05/2017 11:07:49 AM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 20 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 05/05/17 | Matthew Vadum
    Ben Stein is entitled to believe anything he wants but never again may he call himself a conservative Alleged conservative Ben Stein revealed his bleeding-heart leftist self Wednesday on “Your World with Neil Cavuto” as he defended Jimmy Kimmel, his longtime personal friend. Kimmel delivered a heart-wrenching monolog the other night about his newborn son who was born with a dangerous heart defect and needed emergency open-heart surgery. No one with blood coursing through his veins who watched it could fail to be moved as Kimmel passionately discussed his personal anguish about a loved one.
  • Why did Heritage fire Jim DeMint?

    05/03/2017 12:12:22 PM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 6 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 05/03/17 | Matthew Vadum
    Eventually we’ll find out what really happened at the Heritage Foundation Conservative champion Jim DeMint was ousted as president of the Heritage Foundation yesterday, a post the former Republican senator from South Carolina assumed in April 2013. Newsweek reports DeMint wasn’t fired as such. It nonsensically reports that Heritage’s “board of trustees had unanimously voted for DeMint to resign from his role as president” — whatever that means — and that DeMint obediently tendered his resignation after the vote.
  • One America News Network And A Wealth Of Entertainment Launching On DIRECTV And DIRECTV NOW

    05/03/2017 7:19:12 AM PDT · by blam · 50 replies
    OANN ^ | 5-3-2017
    San Diego, CA – April 5, 2017, Herring Networks, Inc., announced today that One America News Network, (“OAN”) and A Wealth of Entertainment (“AWE”) launched today on DIRECTV and will launch on the streaming service DIRECTV NOW in the coming weeks. “We are pleased to have reached an agreement with DIRECTV that will enable One America News Network and AWE to join the DIRECTV and DIRECTV NOW programming lineup,” said Charles Herring, president of Herring Networks, Inc. One America News Network is a dependable and reliable source of credible news reporting offering 21 hours of live news coverage every...
  • K-12: Fog, Fuzziness (and Foolishness)

    05/02/2017 5:18:45 PM PDT · by BruceDeitrickPrice · 1 replies
    American Thinker ^ | April 5, 2017 | Bruce Deitrick Price
    K-12 should be a boot camp. Students become knowledgeable, resourceful, independent, able to navigate successfully through life. Instead, our public schools prepare children to be incompetent or, even worse, frightened snowflakes. Typically, students learn little. They are kept in a bubble of low expectations. Martin Luther King summed it up: "Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education." What an odd outcome. Many of our students end up with neither intelligence nor character. While the decline in academics is obvious, there is a more subtle sort of decline. Instead of precision, students learn that vagueness and wrong...
  • New conservative news network in the works to challenge Fox News? (Roger Ailes is involved?)

    04/29/2017 7:45:18 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 43 replies
    Hotair ^ | 04/29/2017 | AllahPundit
    But … we’ve already got One America News.The reason this is getting so much hype today is because the words “Roger Ailes” are swirling around the rumors. A well-placed source close to the proposal tells Mediaite that serious discussions are underway to create an alternative conservative cable network on the belief that the Fox News Network is moving too far to the left. The source, who is engaged in the talks, says a meeting is planned for today with two prominent high-powered television executives, some underperforming conservative networks and people who have an interest and the ability to fund...
  • Ross Douthat Goes Off NYT Reservation with Faint Trump Praise

    04/27/2017 5:34:40 PM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 5 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | April 27, 2017 | P.J. Gladnick
    The New York Times version of political diversity is that even if you are a scorned "conservative" you can still be tolerated on their pages but ONLY if you are resolutely anti-Trump. A supposed conservative was recently hired by the Times but read this description about him in the very first sentence of this April 12 Politico story:
  • Conservative versus left-wing tax protests

    04/19/2017 8:27:21 AM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 4 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 04/19/17 | Daniel Greenfield
    Conservatives want fewer chains. Leftists insist that the problem with the chains is that not everyone is chained down hard enough A conservative tax protest is a protest that taxes are too high, too onerous or illegal. A left-wing tax protest is a demand for more taxes on someone else. Or, in this case, a baseless accusation that someone else isn’t paying enough taxes. It’s hard to think of a better way to summarize the fundamental differences between conservatives and the left when it comes to big government.
  • The greatest conservative and libertarian Rock & Roll songs ever recorded

    04/12/2017 3:42:09 PM PDT · by EveningStar · 104 replies
    Conservative Firing Line ^ | April 2, 2017 | TK Whiteman
    Rock and politics… what hath Charlie Daniels wrought?While the whining lyrics of Elton John, Green Day, Sting and Bruce Springsteen dominate the charts when it comes to political songs making their way to the charts, there have been more than a few that managed to work their way into the hearts of conservitarians everywhere.While most of the tunes on this list are openly and unashamedly jingoistic, a few have managed over time and circumstances to easily fall into the small government and/or flat-out nationalistic leanings of many Rock fans.In no particular order;
  • Populating a Town with All Our Favorite Conservatives and Their Roles.

    04/10/2017 8:09:39 AM PDT · by Chickensoup · 31 replies
    04.10.17 | chickensoup
    Let us build a town. A conservative town, where the best of us can live, thrive, raise our families and enjoy a quality of life that just doesn't happen everywhere. Who will be there? People of courage, commitment and intelligence of course! What organizations will be there? Do we all have a role there? For example: I want to see Thomas Sowell and his family there. Sowell will be retired, involved in lecture series at the local club. Michelle Malkin will be there with her family and she will run her web based businesses, raise her family in peace and...
  • YouTube’s new ad strategy: Hide and filter conservative channels

    04/08/2017 5:41:18 PM PDT · by ForYourChildren · 16 replies
    RedAlertPolitics ^ | 04/06/2017 | Christian Spencer
    YouTube is addressing a corporate boycott: Advertising sponsors are withdrawing ads, but the solution involves disproportionately censoring channels that are not politically correct, specifically anything remotely conservative. Google AdSense, a program enabling YouTube publishers to receive ad revenue from corporate sponsors, caused titan corporations like AT&T, Verizon, Starbucks, Wal-Mart, Pepsi, and several others to pull their advertising from YouTube because their ads reportedly are premiering on channels with terroristic and hateful content. In an effort to comply with corporate demands, YouTube has secretly enforced their restricted mode to hide age-inappropriate content, shield comments from all videos, and allow third-party media...
  • Conservative Columnist to GOP Lawmakers: Cancel All Vacations for Congress Until August

    04/06/2017 7:22:23 AM PDT · by davikkm · 11 replies
    Liz Peek, columnist for The Fiscal Times and FOX News, told the GOP Congress to cancel their vacation until August to get tax cuts through this year.
  • Canada's "Conservative" Party Sells 1300 Bad Memberships?

    04/03/2017 1:16:34 PM PDT · by PingPongChampion · 7 replies ^ | April 1st, 2017 | R. Rados
    I want to know which campaigns were responsible for fraudulently creating over 1,300 memberships before I cast my vote for leadership. It's been weeks since the revelations were made and over one week since both Lisa Raitt and Maxime Bernier called on the party to trace the memberships and IP addresses they were sold from back to a culprit. Heading into April, we still have no names or penalties being doled out. I don't want someone who can't be trusted leading the Conservative Party, but what I want even less is a party establishment that tries to protect leadership candidates...
  • America 2021 (What America will look like after 4 years of Trump) - A Satirical poem

    03/27/2017 8:33:13 PM PDT · by Tony Olson · 3 replies
    100 Percent Fed Up ^ | 3/27/2017 | Tony Olson
    EXCLUSIVE: “AMERICA 2021” Hilarious Poem Describes What America Looks Like After 4 Years Of President Trump By 100% FED Up - Mar 26, 2017 Another brilliant poem from Tony Olson, author of the viral “Twas The Night Before Inauguration” and “Ode To Liberal Lunacy”… AMERICA 2021 Trump is off and running now, and I’m here to confirm, There’ll be a lot of changes by the end of his first term. Let’s put the turbulence on hold and have a little fun . . . Here’s my look at where we’ll be in 2021. Trump’s been re-elected with another strong campaign,...
  • While IRS Made Conservative Groups Wait, Satanic Club Granted Tax-Exempt Status in 10 Days

    03/23/2017 4:56:32 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 15 replies
    The Washington Free Beacon ^ | 03/22/17 | Ali Meyer
    The Internal Revenue Service made Tea Party and conservative groups wait years for tax-exempt status, but granted exempt status to an "After School Satan Club" in just 10 days, according to the watchdog group Judicial Watch. Charitable, religious, and educational organizations can receive tax-exempt status if they follow IRS guidelines for nonprofits. The IRS for years prevented some conservative groups from obtaining this status, targeting them using key words such as "tea-party" and "patriot." Many of these groups had to wait up to seven years to receive tax-exempt status, while others were denied. "In the meantime, leftist groups like the...
  • Tim Allen on Hollywood’s Anti-Trump Thought Police: It’s ‘Like ’30s Germany’

    03/18/2017 6:05:05 AM PDT · by rktman · 35 replies ^ | 3/17/2017 | Daniel Nussbaum
    Tim Allen opened up briefly about what it means to be a conservative in Hollywood in 2017 during an interview with late-night host Jimmy Kimmel Thursday night, explaining that one must be “real careful” in talking about President Donald Trump or else risk being beaten up. “You’ve gotta be real careful around here. You get beat up if you don’t believe what everybody believes,” the 63-year-old Last Man Standing star told Kimmel when asked about his attendance at Trump’s inauguration in January.
  • Oklahoma lawmaker arrested on child prostitution charges

    03/16/2017 5:28:25 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 51 replies
    Associated Press ^ | 3/16/2017 | Seam Murphy
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma state senator was booked Thursday on child prostitution charges for allegedly hiring a 17-year-old boy for sex, leading to calls for his resignation and a separate internal investigation into his years of work with a youth program. Ralph Shortey, a 35-year-old conservative Republican who has a wife and three young daughters, surrendered to authorities on charges of engaging in child prostitution, transporting a minor for prostitution and engaging in prostitution within 1,000 feet of a church. He was released after about two hours on a $100,000 bond. "I have no comment at this time,...
  • Harvard Releases Guide to “Fake News” Sites

    03/13/2017 8:37:57 AM PDT · by davikkm · 26 replies
    Harvard University Library published a guide to “fake news” sites. The list includes all of the major right of center news sites. Oddly, the left-wing news organizations and websites failed to make the list. What a shock. Doug Ross reported: Your betters at the Harvard University Library have published a guide to “Fake News Sites” that includes a bevy of real news sites that happen to lean right. Among them: the Heritage Foundation, Conservative Review, and Wikileaks, the latter of which has revealed (whether you agree with its approach or not) some very real news indeed. This, my friends, is...
  • Campaign Against Trump Could Backfire on Democrats

    03/12/2017 11:26:29 AM PDT · by Epoch Times · 21 replies
    Epoch Times ^ | March 9, 2017 | Stephen Gregory
    President Donald Trump had just addressed a joint session of Congress. The speech, which was well received by both liberal and conservative media, ended with a call for all Americans to dream and do great things again, together. No sooner had the last syllable reverberated through the chamber of the House of Representatives than the Democratic side of the aisle emptied as though a fire alarm had been pulled. Only a few Democrats stayed behind to shake Trump’s hand, among them West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin. The rapid exodus of the Democrats was an example of their “resistance” to Trump,...