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  • Bombshell: Biden Claimed No Knowledge Of Flynn Case, New Doc Shows He Requested the Unmasking(Obamagate)

    05/13/2020 2:37:02 PM PDT · by sickoflibs · 50 replies
    RedState ^ | Bonchie | Bonchie
    The Obamagate scandal just got a lot worse. The list of names who were requested unmaskings that involved the Michael Flynn case has been released. Acting DNI Richard Grenell has suggested the list would be declassified and made public. He’s now delivered in stunning fashion. Catherine Herridge ✔ @CBS_Herridge SCOOP @CBSNews obtains @RichardGrenell notification to congress declassified “unmasking list” Flynn between late 2016 and January 2017 - Read 3 pages provided by NSA here If you go to the last page, you’ll see Joseph P. Biden listed. That means that someone made a request in his name for the unmasking...
  • Northwest Florida doctors who took down Trump flag arrested

    04/15/2020 7:31:42 AM PDT · by devane617 · 43 replies
    mypanhandle ^ | 04/15/2020
    Deputies in Florida say two doctors stole a campaign flag supporting President Donald Trump from their neighbors property. Our sister station, WKRG reports 41-year-old Geoffrey Michael Fraiche and 38-year-old Laura Ann Webb-Fraiche took the flag on April 7. Ring surveillance video shows the two driving up to the mans house on a golf cart with at least two children with them, according to deputies. The report says Fraiche and Webb-Fraiche used a ladder to take down the mans Trump campaign flag.
  • Salt Lake City mayor gives force of law to stay-at-home directive

    03/28/2020 3:17:34 PM PDT · by LiberalismDestroys · 58 replies ^ | Mar. 28, 2020 | Lauren Bennett
    SALT LAKE CITY If residents of Salt Lake City violate Gov. Gary Herberts new Stay Home, Stay Safe directive, which went into effect Friday, they could be charged with a class B misdemeanor, fined up to $1,000 and spend up to six months in jail. Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall signed a proclamation shortly after the governor announced the directive, giving local legal backing to the states Stay Home, Stay Safe directive.
  • Judge wont release Avenatti over coronavirus fears

    03/23/2020 9:10:48 AM PDT · by Excuse_My_Bellicosity · 13 replies
    Politico ^ | 3/22/2020 | JOSH GERSTEIN
    A federal judge in Los Angeles has rejected a plea from prominent convicted lawyer Michael Avenatti to be released from jail because of the risk he could contract the coronavirus. U.S. District Court Judge James Selna turned aside Avenattis claims that a bout he had with pneumonia last September puts him in grave danger if COVID-19 begins to rampage through federal prisons like the Manhattan detention center where hes currently locked up. Avenatti, who was convicted by a New York federal court jury last month on charges of trying to extort shoemaking giant Nike and is facing other federal charges...
  • AOC calls for turnout machine as 12 Dem rivals eye her House seat

    02/16/2020 3:20:18 AM PST · by Libloather · 34 replies
    Fox News via MSN ^ | 2/16/20 | Dom Calicchio
    Despite her massive national media presence, it appears U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., isnt taking reelection for granted. At a Saturday kickoff event in her bid for a second term, the far-left freshman congresswoman told supporters she wanted to see voter turnout in New Yorks 14th Congressional District increase by four times over her previous run in 2018. No fewer than 12 Democrats have filed in the district to run against Ocasio-Cortez in the primary election on June 23, according to radio station WINS of New York City. In addition, at least three Republicans will vie for a chance to...
  • Warren Calls On Trump Admin To Reverse Decision To Deploy Border Patrol Tactical Units To Sanctuary Cities

    02/17/2020 7:02:52 PM PST · by rktman · 26 replies ^ | 2/17/2020 | Jason hopkins
    Democratic Massachusetts Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Ed Markey called on the Trump administration to reverse course on a decision to deploy special Border Patrol tactical units in sanctuary cities to assist in the apprehension of illegal aliens. Warren and Markey delivered a joint letter addressed to the chiefs of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Customs and Border Protection (CBP), and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on Saturday, deriding a decision by the administration to deploy CBP officers to sanctuary cities across the country. The two lawmakers also demanded answers to a number of questions about the operation.
  • Mitt Romney 'formally not invited' to CPAC after impeachment vote on witnesses

    01/31/2020 5:46:04 PM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 233 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | January 31, 2020 08:11 PM | Anthony Leonardi
    The chairman of CPAC announced that Utah Sen. Mitt Romney is "formally not invited" to the conservative group's annual conference this year. Matt Schlapp, the head of the American Conservative Union, said Romney is not allowed at the event after the Utah Republican voted in favor of summoning witnesses in the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump. Romney was one of two Republicans who joined 47 Democrats in supporting the motion, which failed to pass on Friday. "BREAKING: The 'extreme conservative' and Junior Senator from the great state of Utah, @SenatorRomney is formally NOT invited to #CPAC2020," Schlapp wrote in...
  • Russian Scientists Reveal Plans for Fusion-Fission Reactor It runs almost entirely on thorium, not uranium.

    01/31/2020 10:16:31 AM PST · by cann · 62 replies ^ | Jan 30, 2020 | Caroline Delbert
    Russian scientists have published a concept for a new kind of nuclear reactor. Its a hybrid reactor, meaning it includes both fusion and fission, and it runs almost exclusively on thorium instead of more volatile uranium. In computer simulations, the research team found its novel design of an energy-generating blanket could still produce high power with a relatively small footprint and not much radioactive waste. Theres a lot to like about this design, including how it offers interesting middle-ground solutions in terms of fuel, reactor configuration, and safety. Thorium is one of the most abundant elements of its kindmore abundant...
  • Judge revokes bail for Avenatti, cites new crime evidence

    01/15/2020 1:09:54 PM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 28 replies
    The Associated Press ^ | January 15, 2020 | By BRIAN MELLEY and AMY TAXIN
    SANTA ANA, Calif. - A federal judge revoked bail Wednesday for attorney Michael Avenatti after prosecutors detailed evidence of new financial crimes he committed while he was free and facing trials in New York and California. Judge James Selna said Avenatti, best known as the brash lawyer for porn actress Stormy Daniels, likely committed the crimes and was a threat because of the prospect he would continue committing crimes while free. I believe the danger to the community is real and palpable, Selna said in court. Prosecutors were seeking to hold Avenatti behind bars for allegedly committing new acts of...
  • President Trumps Defense Team Hit Dems So Hard That Even CNN Admits, The President is Winning

    01/25/2020 3:07:40 PM PST · by Hojczyk · 122 replies
    GP ^ | January 25, 2020 | Cristina Laila
    You know its bad for the Dems when even CNN admits President Trump is winning in the impeachment trial. CNNs Jeffrey Toobin admitted on Saturday that President Trump and the Republicans are destroying the Democrats. I just think that the Republicans are winning here. The President is winning here, CNNs chief legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin said on Saturday.
  • Cardi B: 'I think I want to be a politician'

    01/12/2020 8:47:32 PM PST · by yesthatjallen · 54 replies
    The Hill ^ | 01 11 2020 | Aris Folley
    Rapper Cardi B said on Twitter that she is considering entering the political arena. I think I want to be a politician. I really love government even tho I dont agree with government, the rapper, born Belcalis Almnzar, wrote in the first of a series of tweets about the idea on Sunday. Like I was watching war documentaries. No matter how many weapons a country [has] you need people! the Bodak Yellow rapper continued in a follow-up tweet. How are you trying to go against a country and possibly start a war when this country lacks patriotism? I barely see...
  • How Star Wars reinforces our prejudices

    01/11/2020 8:05:36 AM PST · by EdnaMode · 48 replies
    Washington Compost ^ | Dec. 23, 2019 | Jeffery C. J. Chen
    All fantasy worlds draw from reality, and the Star Wars universe is no exception. As fans flock to theaters to see The Rise of Skywalker this holiday week, most of their minds will be on the grand visuals, enduring characters and exciting storytelling, and not on how the films reflect our culture including its prejudices. But if we take a moment to think about it, George Lucass galaxy is, and has always been, far, far away from being an original or an inclusive creation. Star Wars is shot with Orientalizing stereotypes patronizing tropes that represent an imagined East,...
  • BREAKING: New video appears to show missile hitting Flight 752 before it crashed near Tehran, killing 176 people

    01/09/2020 5:06:32 PM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 14 replies
    Twitter ^ | 1:29 PM January 9, 2020 | TweetDeck
  • BREAKING: Iranian retaliation begins with missile attack on Iraqi airbase

    01/07/2020 3:29:04 PM PST · by rxsid · 899 replies ^ | 01.07.2020 | TZVI JOFFRE
    Iranian retaliation begins with missile attack on Iraqi airbase By TZVI JOFFRE JANUARY 8, 2020 01:21 Initial reports stated that 9 rockets hit the Ain al-Assad airbase on Tuesday. The base hosts American soldiers.Heavy missile attacks were carried out by the Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps on the Ain al-Assad air base in Iraq that hosts both Iraqi and US soldiers on Tuesday night. Nine missiles hit the airbase, according to Al-Hadath.
  • Man gets washed away by colossal Bay Area wave in shocking video

    01/02/2020 2:35:08 PM PST · by artichokegrower · 59 replies
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | January 2, 2020 | Amanda Bartlett,
    A man nearly drowned Tuesday when a towering wave caused him to topple off the seaside cliff where he was hiking.
  • Angela Merkel: 'Dedicating all my strength' to fighting climate crisis

    12/31/2019 6:01:08 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 71 replies
    Deutsche Welle ^ | 12.31.2019 | Ben Knight
    The climate crisis, the digitalization of the labor market, and European solidarity on migration formed the main themes of Chancellor Angela Merkels traditional New Years address, to be broadcast on Tuesday evening. But the scale of these challenges was no reason to be discouraged, the chancellor insisted, in a speech that strived for an optimistic tone to begin both the New Year and the new decade. I believe we have good reasons to feel confident that the 2020s, the decade that will begin in a few hours, can be good years, she began, before ending with a resolution: Lets surprise...
  • Pedo Biden Just Cant Control Himself

    12/30/2019 8:29:24 PM PST · by Rebelbase · 31 replies
    Youtube ^ | 12/30/19 | Joe Biden
    In New Hampshire, where he was called out for being a pervert and told to leave kids alone, he invited anyone under 15 to come see him after the campaign speech. According to crusty Biden, they would get something special from Biden.Video Here
  • The culture war is lost

    12/28/2019 7:56:36 PM PST · by lasereye · 92 replies
    Spectator ^ | December 23, 2019 | Rod Dreher
    Even though American culture warriors of the right are fighting what Tolkien called the long defeat, surrender in the Battle of Chick-fil-A was a monumental symbolic loss. Thats because the fast-food chain had become what psychology calls a condensation symbol: a phrase or entity that powerfully evokes a worldview, and usually calls forth strong emotions around it. Chick-fil-A sells fried chicken. When are chicken nuggets not mere morsels of battered and fried chicken? When LGBT activists transform them into sacraments of Bible-thumping wickedness, as they have done with enormous effectiveness since 2012. That was the year that Dan Cathy, CEO...
  • Ram Dass, Beloved Spiritual Teacher, Has Died

    12/23/2019 6:25:21 AM PST · by Borges · 111 replies
    Tricycle ^ | 12/2/2019 | Joan Duncan Oliver
    If there is an enduring figure emblematic of the consciousness revolution of the 1960s and 70s, it is arguably the Harvard professor and LSD researcher-turned-spiritual leader born Richard Alpert but known the world over as Ram Dass. With Timothy Leary, his colleague in the Harvard psychology department, he forever changed a generation of Americans through his explorations with psilocybin, LSD-75, and other psychedelics before reinventing himself as a spiritual teacher and humanitariana bhakti yogi with love as his path. When Ram Dass died on Sunday evening, one of the most beloved voices of the counterculture fell silent. He was 88...
  • Justin Trudeau Caught On Camera Bashing Trump To Other World Leaders

    12/03/2019 9:31:14 PM PST · by rktman · 36 replies ^ | 12/3/2019 | Scott Morefield
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was caught on camera apparently criticizing the length of U.S. President Donald Trumps press conferences during an informal chat with world leaders at Tuesdays NATO Summit in London. The video, recorded during a Buckingham Palace reception following the days summit activities, was posted by CBC News Networks Power & Politics Twitter account: