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  • Another pastor misleading Christians--Hillsong and BLM!!

    09/28/2016 1:51:09 PM PDT · by mikelets456 · 18 replies
    Blaze ^ | 9/28/2016 | Blaze
    Hillsong NYC pastor Carl Lentz has struck a nerve. The pastor took to Facebook Sunday to explain why his church — made up of Hillsong’s NYC campuses — will not be using the phrase “all lives matter.” Instead, Lentz wrote, his church will be saying “black lives matter.” The pastor wrote: At THIS church, we are not saying ‘all lives matter’ right now because this is a logical assumption that most reasonable people agree with. All lives are not at risk right now. We ARE saying BLACK LIVES MATTER. Because, right now, black lives apparently are worth LESS on our...
  • Satanic Temple brings ‘Satan Club’ to elementary school

    09/28/2016 11:43:54 AM PDT · by sparklite2 · 14 replies
    New York Post ^ | September 28, 2016 | Fox News
    Rezz previously told the paper that most members of the Satanic Temple are atheists who see Satan as an allegory for free thought, and that the program is intended to promote “benevolence and empathy for everybody.” The purpose, Rezz told the paper, is meant to counter “the Good News Club,” an after-school club put on by the Child Evangelism Fellowship, “a Bible-centered organization. Satanic Temple of Seattle spokesman Tarkus Claypool said a parent brought the Bible club to their attention because the parent was concerned the club was teaching children to evangelize to other children, according to the Associated Press.
  • Dictionary Expert on Trump: Bigly Is Actually a Real Word

    09/27/2016 11:26:47 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 46 replies
    Hollywood Reporter ^ | 9/27/2016 | Peter Flax
    A lexicographer with Merriam-Webster says Donald Trump isn’t making up words — he’s just using them all wrong. One of the stranger moments in Monday night’s presidential debate came when Donald Trump looked Hillary Clinton in the eye to make an important point about taxation. “I’m going to cut taxes bigly. And you’re going to raise taxes bigly.” And then Twitter had a minor explosion — smaller than the sniffling but maybe bigger than the 400-pound hacker. People wondered aloud if the Republican candidate, so often critiqued for being flexible with facts, had just made up a word. But lexicographer...
  • UW-La Crosse Student 'Very Upset' Over Dorm's Harry Potter Mural

    09/27/2016 10:44:41 AM PDT · by Diana in Wisconsin · 45 replies
    FOX ^ | 9-26-2016 | Jillian Melchior
    A University of Wisconsin-La Crosse student had a serious complaint for his campus’ official “Hate Response Team”: he was “very upset” by a Harry Potter mural in a college dorm. The mural, in the Laux Residence Hall, depicts Neville Longbottom, a character from the Harry Potter films. The nerdy Neville was played by actor Matthew Lewis, who blossomed into a notable hunk post-puberty. The mural shows him as both a geeky boy and an attractive young man — transformed, according to the mural’s caption, by a stay at the Laux Residence Hall itself. The depiction of this metamorphosis “represents our...
  • A Sound Like The Rattling Of Dry Leaves In A Tree

    09/27/2016 3:01:33 AM PDT · by blueunicorn6 · 4 replies
    blueunicorn6 | 9/27/2016 | blueunicorn6
    Words without action are just puffs of wind passing over vocal cords. They are like the sound of dry leaves rattling in the tree. They make an unimportant noise. Hillary Clinton speaks a lot of words. She is trained to do that. She has been paid to do that. But words do not build a bridge. Words do not fill an empty belly. Words do not stop the blast from a terrorist bomb. It takes action to make things happen. Not words. "Talk is cheap. I can get all the talk I want over at the Monarch Boarding House." We...
  • Was I wrong?

    09/27/2016 2:15:58 AM PDT · by Jonty30 · 28 replies
    I asked if that was a red Mao suit Hilary was wearing. I was told that I was showing my hate and ignorance. I admitted that they were correct and thanked them for that, because it is true that I hate red Mao suits, but I wasn't up on the latest fashion trends. Was I wrong? Are red Mao suits in fashion?
  • MILO's Dangerous Debate Preview at USF: Why Trump Can Take the White House (live video 7pm EST)

    09/26/2016 3:06:38 PM PDT · by libertarian27 · 15 replies
    YouTubeLiveEvent ^ | Sept 26, 2016 | Milo Yiannopoulos
    Milo previews tonight's Presidential Debate and explains why Donald Trump can take the White House in November.
  • DVR the debate !!!

    09/26/2016 11:47:17 AM PDT · by djf · 20 replies
    Hello all! Just to let you know I am planning on cutting the debate to DVD tonight! I would encourage ALL to do the same, as we are very familiar with Hillarys "health issues" to be lost in the news fodder!
  • Map of France- Percentage of Births in 2015- Babies born with Sickle Cell Anemia (Immigration Stats)

    09/25/2016 5:44:38 AM PDT · by brucedickinson · 14 replies
    AFDPHE ^ | 9-24-2016 | AFDPHE
    This is a map of France, and overlaid upon it are the births from 2015 where the baby was diagnosed with having Sickle Cell Anemia. Sickle cell disease is a genetic disease that almost exclusively concerns the extra-european population, it affects mainly people from the the Caribbean, Black Africa, and North Africa. This disease is detected at birth. 38.85% of births in France are non-white.
  • IRISH: THE FORGOTTEN WHITE SLAVES

    09/23/2016 8:30:47 PM PDT · by OneVike · 62 replies
    Setting The Record Straight ^ | 3/16/15 | Ronald Dwyer
    They came as slaves: human cargo transported on British ships bound for the Americas. They were shipped by the hundreds of thousands and included men, women, and even the youngest of children. Whenever they rebelled or even disobeyed an order, they were punished in the harshest ways. Slave owners would hang their human property by their hands and set their hands or feet on fire as one form of punishment. Some were burned alive and had their heads placed on pikes in the marketplace as a warning to other captives. We don’t really need to go through all of...
  • Take The Test

    09/22/2016 4:26:03 PM PDT · by navysealdad · 33 replies
    Here are the three questions of interest (try to answer each rather quickly)
  • Milo Dangerous Fa**ot Tour LIVE at LSU

    09/21/2016 5:02:30 PM PDT · by Yo-Yo · 44 replies
    Starting any minute now...
  • Girl says she brought knife to school because she was scared of clown attacks

    09/21/2016 3:35:37 PM PDT · by Morgana · 28 replies
    wowktv.com ^ | September 21, 2016 | wowk
    ATHENS, Ga. (AP) – Police say a fearful 11-year-old Georgia girl who took a knife to school told officers she needed the weapon to fend off clowns. The Athens Banner-Herald reports the girl was arrested Friday at Burney-Harris-Lyons Middle School in Athens amid reports and social media posts about clowns frightening children in Georgia and other states. An Athens-Clarke County police report states the girl said she needed the knife to protect her and her family because she had heard the stories about clowns jumping out of the woods and attacking children.
  • Google Trends Predicting Trump Win

    09/20/2016 6:24:29 PM PDT · by KavMan · 28 replies
    Google Trends Predicting Trump Win https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=svpKWATgOG4
  • 10 Things Mentally Strong People Won't Do

    09/20/2016 3:55:15 PM PDT · by jcon40 · 21 replies
    Forbes.com ^ | sept 20, 2018 | Travis Bradbury
    Life has a way of testing your mental strength when you least expect it. The true sign of mental strength doesn’t lie in what you do; it’s what you don’t and absolutely won’t do. The greater the challenge, the more difficult it is to respond with mental fortitude. It’s hard to be mentally strong, especially when you feel stuck. The ability to break the mold and take a bold new direction requires that extra grit, daring, and spunk that only the mentally strongest people have. Thomas Edison provides an interesting example. When his factory burned to the ground in 1914,...
  • VIDEO: Stop Comparing Trump To Hitler. FIVE Reasons Hillary Is More Like The Fuhrer!

    09/20/2016 3:12:22 PM PDT · by StevenCrowder · 13 replies
    www.LouderWithCrowder.com ^ | 08/20/2016 | Steven Crowder
    In the leftist realm of insults, there’s nothing more cliche than calling one’s enemy “Hitler.” Aside from how lazy it is, a socialist-leaning leftist calling anyone else “Hitler” is rich. Ironically speaking. For election 2016, creative-insult-deprived leftist twits have familiarly reached into their bag of tricks, comparing Donald Trump to “Hitler.” The etymologically-challenged even call Trump “Literally Hitler.” Gawd. Except no. If there’s a candidate whose polices resemble Hitler’s, it isn’t Trump. It’s Hillary. Yes, really. VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i7LWJaBFIFw
  • St. Maurice The first black saint

    09/20/2016 9:33:53 AM PDT · by mainestategop · 12 replies
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gYQDSQM0Mb4 Saint Maurice's feast day is on the 22nd of September. (Two days from right now.) So for my Catholic and Coptic viewers, I present to you, this diddy on the life and martyrdom of St Maurice. Saint Maurice (also Moritz, Morris, or Mauritius) was the leader of the legendary Roman Theban Legion n the 3rd century, and one of the favorite and most widely venerated saints of that group. He was the patron saint of several professions, locales, and kingdoms. He is revered in the Catholic Coptic and Orthodox churches. He is the patron saint of soldiers, veterans, armorers,...
  • HPU students react to upcoming Donald Trump visit

    09/20/2016 4:54:19 AM PDT · by wbill · 57 replies
    WGHP Fox 8 News ^ | September 20, 2016 | Adrienne DiPiazza
    HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Donald Trump will hold a rally at the Millis Center on High Point University's campus Tuesday. It starts at noon and the doors open at 10 a.m. "This has sparked such a debate amongst the students that it's been really awesome to see," says Julia Fiedler, a sophomore at HPU. That debate is not over Trump's economic plan or his views on immigration. Instead, it's about whether he should even be allowed on campus. "I'm a little disappointed in High Point University for allowing him to be here because I think of this environment as one...
  • Human skeleton discovered at Antikythera shipwreck after more than 2,000

    09/20/2016 3:08:48 AM PDT · by Islander7 · 16 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | Sept 19, 2016 | By Associated Press and Cheyenne Macdonald
    Full title: Human skeleton discovered at Antikythera shipwreck after more than 2,000 years at the bottom of the sea Buried beneath sand and the fragments of ancient pottery, researchers have discovered the 2,000-year-old remains of a sailor who died upon the ill-fated 'Antikythera ship.' Archaeologists have investigated the famous shipwreck off a tiny Greek island for which it's named for over a century, revealing a trove of remarkable artefacts – including the mysterious 'Antikythera Mechanism,' thought to be a 'guide to the galaxy.'
  • More Americans heading to Germany for free college tuition

    09/19/2016 9:38:31 PM PDT · by aquila48 · 21 replies
    WFFA (abc) ^ | September 19, 2016 | Chris Sadeghi
    ARLINGTON -- During her sophomore year at Arlington High School, Lexi Vier was told she had to take a foreign language class to fulfill graduation requirements. She made a decision that now could have a significant impact on her higher education once she graduates. “I took German and fell in love with it so much,” she said. So much to the point she was elected president of the German Club. As graduation approaches, she is looking in a direction more and more Americans have considered in recent years. College in Germany. And perhaps more intriguing -- college for free. As...
  • UC Berkeley reinstates Palestine history class after outcry

    09/19/2016 3:38:46 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 12 replies
    Associated Press ^ | Sep 19, 2016 5:25 PM EDT
    University of California, Berkeley administrators on Monday reinstated a Palestinian history class amid an outcry over its suspension last week. The school’s social science dean announced in letter to faculty that the ethnic studies class was reinstated after the teacher revised the course description. Social science dean Carla Hesse suspended “Palestine: A Colonial Settler Analysis” after receiving a complaint from Jewish and civil rights groups that the course syllabus appeared to describe a politically motivated, anti-Semitic class. Hesse suspended the class, saying it wasn’t properly vetted to ensure it wasn’t espousing a single political viewpoint. The suspension triggered protests from...
  • Trigger warning — campus politics is back

    09/19/2016 12:52:08 PM PDT · by rickmichaels · 20 replies
    National Post ^ | September 19, 2016 | Kelly McParland
    It’s the start of a new year on university campuses, and Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tenn., was quick out of the gate with the latest contribution to the pandemic of gender hysteria. An initiative launched by the university’s Faculty Senate Gender Inclusivity Task Force urged faculty members to politely quiz students and colleagues on how they prefer to be addressed: as he, she, ze, zir or hir. “When introducing yourself, offer your name and pronoun,” it advised, suggesting they start off lectures with: “I am Professor Jones and I use she/her/hers pronouns. What should I call you?” It also provided...
  • Like it or not, Dr. Melissa Click’s here to stay at Gonzaga

    09/19/2016 8:54:40 AM PDT · by simpson96 · 21 replies
    Gonzaga Bulletin ^ | 9/14/2016 | Jared Brown
    As a Gonzaga student and a journalist, I am very confused about the hiring of Dr. Melissa Click to work in the communication studies department. Our mission statement says we are devoted to social justice and encouraging ethical discernment, reflective thought and leadership. So I am wondering how this decision keeps with our Catholic, Jesuit and humanistic heritage. Click is someone who attempted to stifle the coverage of protests regarding racial inequality by trying to stop professional and student journalists from spreading the news of what was happening at the University of Missouri. I question her motives and ethical discernment...
  • Bam! Jersey City school to get Obama name after all

    09/18/2016 1:06:47 PM PDT · by SMGFan · 26 replies
    The Jersey Journal ^ | September 16, 2016
    Facing a crowd of about 100 people in support of renaming School 34 in honor of President Obama, the Jersey City school board last night reversed its opposition to the move and advanced a measure approving of the name change. "We did it and we did it TOGETHER!" Assemblywoman Angela McKnight, who led the effort to name the Kennedy Boulevard school after the president, wrote on Facebook last night after the vote. If the renaming is formalized next month as expected, Obama would be the second president whose name graces a Jersey City school. Lincoln High School is named for the nation's...
  • Who will satisfy their sexual needs?” French Villagers Ask Ahead of Migrant Centre (A: Their Kids)

    09/17/2016 11:08:43 PM PDT · by brucedickinson · 13 replies
    BreitBart ^ | 9-17-2016 | Virginia Hale
    At a meeting Wednesday night, residents of Saint-Denis-de-Cabanne reacted angrily to news that migrants are to be housed in a waterfront castle that serves the French town as a holiday centre. The meeting followed a leaked document which revealed that, with the so-called “jungle” camp at Calais due to be demolished, the French government is planning to disperse migrants across the country. Between 50 and 100 migrants, none of them families, are due to arrive in the town of less than 1,300 people in November. Residents of Saint-Denis-de-Cabanne, near Roanne in the Loire, were informed of the arrangements via a...
  • Hillary Clinton: Churches are temples of sedition

    09/17/2016 12:35:52 PM PDT · by mainestategop · 78 replies
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W63TgxJMKZ4 So much for dissent is patriotic
  • Rice University marching band mocks Baylor over sexual assault scandal

    09/17/2016 10:22:55 AM PDT · by Timpanagos1 · 3 replies
    Fox News ^ | 9/17/16
    Rice didn't beat Baylor on the football field when the two Texas schools met Friday night. But that didn't stop the school's marching band from having a little fun at their rival's expense during halftime. The Marching Owl Band mocked Baylor for the multiple sexual assault allegations that rocked the program earlier this year. The furor led to the firing of head coach Art Briles, as well as the demotion, and the eventual resignation, of university president Ken Starr.
  • KEEP YOUR GUNS - In the beginning Hitler was like an American politician

    09/17/2016 7:24:00 AM PDT · by fella · 11 replies
    YouTube ^ | May 13, 2013 | Robert Exter
    KEEP YOUR GUNS - In the beginning Hitler was like an American politician Kitty Werthmann is a WW2 survivor. She is 87 years old and is President of the South Dakota Eagle Forum. Werthmann lived under Nazi rule through the war, and strongly feels the need to warn Americans about the horrors of socialism. Werthmann said that Adolf Hitler spoke just like an American politician. She says: When the people fear the government, that's tyranny, but when the government fears the people, that's Liberty! Sighting Switzerland's policy where citizens are required to own guns, Hitler did not attempt to invade...
  • At 7-foot-1 and 400 pounds, high school football player Brave Williams is larger than life

    09/16/2016 5:56:14 PM PDT · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 35 replies
    MAX PREPS ^ | 16 SEPTEMBER 2016 | LYNDEN OSTRANDER
    When John Williams found out his wife Angela was pregnant with a boy, he dreamed that the child would one day grow to be 7-feet tall. But he had no idea the boy would become the largest high school football prospect in the country – taller and heavier than any player currently on a NFL roster. Enter Brave Williams, a real life giant. The 7-foot-1, 400-pound senior football and basketball player from Lake Shore (Angola, N.Y.) wears a size 21 shoe and has always stood out ... literally.
  • Where DIS-RESPECT starts

    09/16/2016 1:09:57 PM PDT · by Paul46360 · 1 replies
  • Latest Safe-Space Incursion: Wearing a 'Make America Great Again' Hat (Video)

    09/16/2016 12:41:19 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 23 replies
    PJ Media ^ | PJ Staff
    A college campus feminista demands that this guy remove his Trump hat, citing it as hate speech. This interaction is all caught on tape, and you have to wonder about the world we live in where Colin Kaepernick is defended as a free-speech hero, but this guy is told not to wear a hat. How is a "Make America Great Again" hat hate speech? Leave your comments below. SJW Attacking Student for Wearing "unsafe" Hat
  • Pat Paulsen For President 2016 America Outta Shut Up Tour

    09/16/2016 7:16:53 AM PDT · by Paul46360 · 12 replies
    20th Anniv. from the Smother's Brothers
  • TODAY IS CONSTITUTION DAY..Let's all take a knee and thank GOD for it.

    09/16/2016 7:09:54 AM PDT · by Paul46360 · 25 replies
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    RESPECT AND HONOR
  • Idea to Fix the Nation

    09/15/2016 2:13:36 PM PDT · by Weeble · 26 replies
    vanity | 09/15/2016 | Weeble
    Ideas to fix the nation 1. Term limits. No elected representative will serve more than 12 years in office. 2. Sovereign immunity protections will be repealed, so that government officials can be liable for damages. 3. Any law that applies to the American people will also apply to Congress Thus, they will be subject to Obamacare, social security, medicare (no gold plated benefits that the rest of us pay for but can’t afford for ourselves) and numerous regulations that now only apply to the little people. 4. In the event of US military operations overseas, the children of federal office...
  • NYC Young Men's Initiative (unbelievable libtard nonsense)

    09/15/2016 2:07:47 PM PDT · by EinNYC · 18 replies
    NYC.gov ^ | 9/15/16
    In a city where the majority of the 8.4 million inhabitants are people of color, it is important that such diversity is reflected in New York City classrooms. Diverse cultures, perspectives, and realities are the backbone of our great city, and increased understanding of the rich diversity in our city affects every aspect of our daily lives. Yet, far too many young people in our City—especially young men of color—will never see someone who looks like them at the chalkboard. If we're going to be serious about addressing inequity in education, economics, health and justice, diverse teachers must be a...
  • Male Doctors, Female Nurses: Subconscious Stereotypes Hard to Budge

    09/15/2016 11:04:32 AM PDT · by garyb · 38 replies
    Live Science ^ | 6/20/2016 | Stephanie Pappas
    When people are given two names, Jonathan and Elizabeth, and asked who is a doctor and who is a nurse, the respondents typically say that each is equally likely to be in either profession. But experiments based on how quickly people link the names with the jobs reveal that people's brains run on stereotype: The individuals are much more likely to associate Jonathan, a man, with doctoring, and Elizabeth, a woman, with nursing. This kind of implicit association, or subconscious pairing based on stereotype, is well-known in psychology. But now, researchers find that even after people are directly told that...
  • School Bus Footage Shows 17-Year-Old Using Another Student’s Hand to Hit 5-Year-Old

    09/15/2016 9:15:10 AM PDT · by Morgana · 14 replies
    Breitbart.com ^ | September 1, 2016 | Breitbart News
    Per a Fox 8 report, a 17-year-old South Carolina boy is facing assault charges after school bus video shows him using another student’s hand to slap a five-year-old girl last week. According to police, Tavon Walters was riding the bus from school to an after-school program when the incident occurred. He can be seen in the video grabbing a student’s hand and using it to hit Jazmyn Peters in the face.
  • Pastor Interrupts Donald Trump after Posting on Facebook: ‘He Will Not Use Us’

    09/15/2016 8:39:44 AM PDT · by brucedickinson · 35 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 9-15-2016 | Alex Swoyer
    The pastor at a black church in Flint, Michigan interrupted Donald Trump when he was speaking during his visit when the Republican nominee mentioned his rival Hillary Clinton — but it appears the pastor may have been looking for a squabble, according to Fox News. “Mr. Trump, I invited you here to thank us for what we’ve done in Flint, not to give a political speech,” stated Rev. Faith Green Timmons of the Bethel United Methodist Church. Trump respectfully responded, “Oh, oh, oh, OK, that’s good. Then I’m going to back on Flint. OK.” Trump visited Flint, Michigan on Wednesday...
  • HuffPost Deleted That Shameful “Ladies Of The SEC” Piece, But We Saved It So You Can Read It

    09/15/2016 1:27:58 AM PDT · by iowamark · 31 replies
    Rise News ^ | 9/13/2016
    The internet was aflame last night with many people upset over a piece in the Huffington Post from contributor Rebecca Walden. Walden penned a piece titled, “Young ladies of the SEC, cover it up!” and boy was it just awful. Now, it turns out that the Huffington Post wants this all to go away and so they deleted it. Not a good look HuffPost and not very journalistically sound either. But have no fear, below you can read the piece as it look on the HuffPost website before it was deleted: Dear young ladies of the SEC, can you do...
  • NPR Station Publishes Anti-Trump Comic for Teachers, Children to Use in Class (Best. Comic. Ever.)

    09/14/2016 8:50:40 PM PDT · by brucedickinson · 44 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 9-13-2016 | Joel Pollak
    The comic book slide show, illustrated by Andy Warner, is part of KQED’s series “The Lowdown,” described by the station as “Connecting newsroom to classroom,” and is presented among “lesson plans and education guides” for teachers to use. The “lesson” consists of twelve panels, starting with two panels depicting the Republican presidential nominee commenting on Mexican immigrants and proposing to shut down Muslim immigration. It goes on to explain: “Some Americans find his rhetoric alarming, but it follows a long tradition of anti-immigrant public discourse.” Subsequent panels trace hostility to immigration from Benjamin Franklin in the mid-18th century, to the...
  • Oldest textile dyed indigo blue found [6200 yrs]

    09/14/2016 8:25:25 PM PDT · by Red Badger · 22 replies
    Phys.org ^ | 09/13/2016 | Staff
    George Washington University researcher has identified a 6,200-year-old indigo-blue fabric from Huaca, Peru, making it one of the oldest-known cotton textiles in the world and the oldest known textile decorated with indigo blue. Credit: Lauren Urana The discovery marks the earliest use of indigo as a dye, a technically challenging color to produce. According to Jeffrey Splitstoser, lead author of a paper on the discovery and assistant research professor of anthropology at the George Washington University, the finding speaks to the sophisticated textile technology ancient Andean people developed 6,200 years ago. "Some of the world's most significant technological achievements were...
  • Herky the Hawk’s grimace too ‘aggressive’ for fragile students, Iowa professor says

    09/14/2016 2:11:00 PM PDT · by SES1066 · 65 replies
    Washington Times ^ | 08/26/16 | Jessica Chasmar
    A University of Iowa professor is asking the athletics department to make the university’s mascot, Herky the Hawk, display friendlier facial expressions, arguing that his angry grimace is traumatizing students.
  • New Study Shows Awe Bad for ‘Science’ (If by ‘Science’ You Mean Atheism)

    09/14/2016 12:00:07 PM PDT · by Heartlander · 39 replies
    The Stream ^ | September 14, 2016 | Douglas Axe
    New Study Shows Awe Bad for ‘Science’ (If by ‘Science’ You Mean Atheism) Douglas Axe Psychology professors from Claremont McKenna, Yale and Berkeley have just published a study that should be “disconcerting to those interested in promoting an accurate understanding of evolution.” Specifically, they’ve identified an insidious factor that has crept into science films and videos, undermining the ability of viewers to be good Darwinists.Awe is the culprit, they say. All those jaw-dropping nature documentaries have been messing with our minds.Most wildlife shows are packaged with the usual Darwinian narrative, spoken in an authoritative tone that isn’t supposed to be...
  • Meet Gavin Grimm, the transgender student at the center of bathroom debate

    09/14/2016 9:35:03 AM PDT · by Morgana · 36 replies
    cnn.com ^ | September 8, 2016 | Ariane de Vogue,
    Washington (CNN)For a brief period of time Gavin Grimm, the transgender male high school student at the center of a national debate on gender identity, was allowed to use the boys' bathroom at his school. "People expect me to say that using the boys' bathroom was super magical and just the best time of my life," Grimm said in a recent interview with CNN. "But I was just using the bathroom," he said, "I went in and left." What was important for Grimm is that using the boy's room felt natural to him.
  • SF school board head calls for renaming slaveowner branded schools

    09/14/2016 9:23:36 AM PDT · by massmike · 31 replies
    sfexaminer.com ^ | 09/14/2016 | Michael Barba
    The head of San Francisco’s school board wants to strip the names of slaveholders off local public schools like George Washington High School, one of many schools in The City named after dead white men with “problematic” histories, he said Monday. Board of Education President Matt Haney is expected to introduce a resolution as early as next week encouraging schools in the San Francisco Unified School District that bear the names of men with questionable human rights legacies to consider proposing new monikers. Haney is hoping the school district can have more schools named after people of color, women and...
  • Lawsuit: Transgender 'Girl' Twerked, Grinded Against Biological Girls In Locker Room,.....

    09/14/2016 8:57:09 AM PDT · by Morgana · 49 replies
    dailywire ^ | September 8, 2016 | Amanda Prestigiacomo
    FULL TITLE: Lawsuit: Transgender 'Girl' Twerked, Grinded Against Biological Girls In Locker Room, Leaving Them in Tears A lawsuit filed in federal court is uncovering the consequences of the Obama Administration’s unlawfully imposed transgender agenda. After capitulating to Obama’s public school transgender edict in May, a Minnesota high school is being accused of ignoring complaints of privacy violations by their biologically female students, Fox News’ Todd Starnes reported Wednesday. Funny, this is exactly what the left continually assures us would never happen. According to the bombshell lawsuit, a transgender “girl" student, who participated on girls' sports teams, “twerked,” “grinded” and...
  • Why is NAMBLA allowed to exist???

    09/14/2016 8:37:18 AM PDT · by Paul46360 · 42 replies
    Man/Boy Love: Propaganda versus reality To explain man/boy love today, one must first explain what it is not: It is not what you view on television or read in newspapers. It’s not what you hear on Oprah or Geraldo, nor is it the propaganda put out by police and politicians. It’s the love of a man for a boy, and of a boy for a man. Enjoyable, consensual, beautiful.
  • K-12: Three Card Monte {BACK TO SCHOOL INFO]

    09/13/2016 2:04:04 PM PDT · by BruceDeitrickPrice · 5 replies
    Religion.rantrave.com ^ | Sept 7, 2016 | Bruce Deitrick Price
    Welcome to the land of the giant hustle... I saw my first exhibition of three-card Monte on Manhattan's Upper West Side, a dozen blocks from Columbia's Teachers College. There's a connection. A young man shuffled three cards side to side on a cardboard box. Red queen, red king, black ace, something like that. Pick the ace and win $20 for a $10 bet. A half-dozen people clustered around, betting, figuring out the game. New people walked up, others left. Some happy tourist won $20. Easy money. Sometimes the dealer bent one of the cards on the corner. You knew you...
  • 'I Want the Desk near the Window. Plain and Simple': Student who calls herself 'A Ticking Time ...

    09/13/2016 10:59:34 AM PDT · by Cecily · 25 replies
    The Daily Mail (U.K.) ^ | September 13, 2016 | Aimee Brannen
    Friendship is unlikely to blossom in one university dorm room this semester after one of its occupants sent an aggressive list of demands to her roommates before even meeting them. The message, sent by a UCLA freshman known only as Ashly, was shared by one of its two recipients on Twitter in a post which has now been seen by thousands. One of Ashly's new roommates, 17-year-old Winnie Chen, an aspiring make-up artist from Los Angeles, took to the social media site after being left in total shock by the email which, she says, was sent because Ashly's earlier messages...
  • Not seeing Hillary/Kaine signs or bumper stickers ANYWHERE in liberal Austin area

    09/13/2016 6:36:55 AM PDT · by MeneMeneTekelUpharsin · 72 replies
    Observation | 13 September 2016 | Mene Mene Tekel Upharsin
    Not seeing Hillary/Kaine signs anywhere, either in yards or as bumper stickers in the liberal Austin area. Don't drive much in Austin itself, so I'm sure there are some. Seems kind of odd that cars on the highway don't have bumper stickers for her.