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  • FReeper Canteen ~ Remembering Our Troops ~ 24 October 2019

    10/23/2019 6:01:34 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 8 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
    ~ The FReeper Canteen Presents ~ ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ DOG DEMO Air Force Senior Airman Chase Shankle gives a demonstration with Arko, a military working dog, for Eglin Elementary School students at Eglin Air Force Base, FL, May 17, 2016. More than 100 children watched two military working dog teams perform during the event. Air Force photo by Samuel King Jr. Canteen Mission Statement Showing support and boosting the morale ofour military and our allies' militaryand family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. NIGHT TRANSIT The guided-missile destroyer USS Gonzalez travels in the Gulf...
  • Document: Adam Schiff Staffer Met with Impeachment Witness (Taylor) on Ukraine Trip

    10/23/2019 3:29:35 PM PDT · by Libloather · 26 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 10/23/19 | AARON KLEIN
    Itinerary for a trip to Ukraine in August organized by the Atlantic Council think tank reveals that a staffer on Rep. Adam Schiff’s House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence held a meeting during the trip with acting U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Bill Taylor, now a key witness for Democrats pursuing impeachment. The Atlantic Council is funded by and works in partnership with Burisma, the natural gas company at the center of allegations regarding Joe Biden and his son, Hunter Biden. **SNIP** Taylor himself has evidenced a close relationship with the Burisma-funded Atlantic Council, writing analysis pieces published on the Council’s...
  • Cartel Drug Lab with Rocket Launchers, Witchcraft Altars Found in Mexico City

    10/23/2019 3:11:22 PM PDT · by bitt · 15 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 10/23/2019 | ILDEFONSO ORTIZ and BRANDON DARBY
    A large-scale raid carried out by local and military forces in Mexico City uncovered a series of tunnels and stash houses where cartel members handled drugs, weapons, and performed witchcraft rituals. The raid took place on Tuesday morning in Mexico City, when more than 600 city cops, 147 Mexican Marines, and 90 agents with the prosecutor’s office raided several stash houses throughout the Tepito neighborhood in the Cuauhtémoc borough, Mexico’s City’s Public Security Secretariat revealed in a prepared statement. As a result of the operation, authorities arrested 31 suspects, including five women, who are believed to be members of the...
  • Republicans Say ‘Smoking Gun’ Impeachment Testimony Is Actually ‘Fourth-Hand’ Hearsay

    10/23/2019 3:08:09 PM PDT · by bitt · 11 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 10/23/2019 | KRISTINA WONG
    Democrats are hailing testimony from senior State Department official Bill Taylor on Tuesday as their “smoking gun” to prove that President Trump withheld military aid from Ukraine unless they investigated former Vice President Joe Biden and his son Hunter Biden. Rep. Lacy Clay (D-MO) tweeted, “I was in the room. Jaws dropped, heads shook in disbelief, this president and his enablers willfully put #NationalSecurity at risk to benefit his political campaign. This wasn’t just a smoking gun, it was a smoking cannon.” Rep. Andy Levin (D-MI) told reporters it was his “most disturbing day in the Congress so far.” However,...
  • Missing West Point cadet found dead, officials say

    10/23/2019 8:19:40 AM PDT · by BBQToadRibs · 18 replies
    ABC News ^ | 10/23/2019 | ABC News
    A U.S. Military Academy cadet who vanished last week has been found dead, officials said Wednesday. The body of 20-year-old Kade Kurita was discovered Tuesday night at the West Point military post in New York, where the four-year federal service academy is located. Officials said the cause of death is under investigation, but foul play is not suspected. “We are grieving this loss and our thoughts and prayers go out to Cadet Kurita’s family and friends,” Lt. Gen. Darryl Williams, 60th superintendent of the U.S. Military Academy, said in a statement Wednesday. Kurita had been missing since Friday evening when...
  • It’s Late: So Says the Profits Spread and Leading Indicators

    10/23/2019 7:05:55 AM PDT · by Vigilanteman · 15 replies
    Charles Schwab Insights ^ | 21 October 2019 | Liz Ann Sonders
    Key Points •Third quarter earnings season is underway, so it’s time to look under the hood. •A wide gap between S&P 500 profits and the broader NIPA measure from the BEA supports a late-cycle view. •The late-cycle view is also supported by weakening leading indicators.
  • President Donald Trump Returns To Pittsburgh To Pitch Energy Policies And Politics

    10/23/2019 3:40:26 AM PDT · by Libloather · 10 replies
    See BS local ^ | 10/22/19 | Jon Delano
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — President Donald Trump is making his 14th trip to Pennsylvania tomorrow. Wednesday’s visit to the David L. Lawrence Convention Center is for the Marcellus Shale Coalition’s conference. His return appearance at the conference in Pittsburgh is an official event, but it is reminiscent of his campaign stop here three years ago. “They tell me that a Republican can’t carry the state of Pennsylvania. Wait until they see what happens here,” said candidate Trump back then. “Wait’ll you see. I think we’re going to have a big, big victory right here.” As a political prognosticator, President Trump was...
  • Undefeated high school football team forfeits wins - ineligible player in different jersey

    10/23/2019 2:03:21 AM PDT · by Libloather · 25 replies
    Fox News ^ | 10/22/19 | Ryan Gaydos
    A top Missouri high school football team forfeited all wins from an undefeated 2019 season and the program's head coach was fired as part of self-imposed sanctions after it was discovered the squad was using an ineligible player wearing a different jersey. **SNIP** Cardinal Ritter self-reported the use of an ineligible player to the state’s high school sports governing body Tuesday, according to the Post-Dispatch. The issue stems from the school using a player who was supposed to be suspended for the first game of the season but played anyway using a different name. Junior Bill Jackson, who was ejected...
  • 2 white UConn students arrested after video showed them shouting racial slurs

    10/23/2019 1:40:21 AM PDT · by Libloather · 69 replies
    NBC News ^ | 10/22/19 | Ben Kesslen
    Two white students at the University of Connecticut were arrested Monday after video that showed them shouting racial slurs prompted campus protests, university police told NBC News. Jarred Mitchell Karal, 21, and Ryan Gilman Mucaj, 21, face charges of ridicule on account of race, color, or creed. They were released with a court date set for Oct. 30 at Rockville Superior Court in Vernon, Connecticut. Karal and Mucaj’s charges could result in a $50 fine or up to 30 days in jail. NBC sent emails to the two men Tuesday morning requesting comment but did not immediately hear back. Campus...
  • Elizabeth Warren calls for 'everyone in America' to support Chicago teachers strike

    10/23/2019 1:20:17 AM PDT · by Libloather · 36 replies
    ABC News ^ | 10/22/19 | Meghan Keneally
    Sen. Elizabeth Warren lent her voice to teachers striking in Chicago on Tuesday, addressing a rally of teachers as they called for smaller class sizes and better pay. "I’m here to stand for everyone one of the people who stand for our children every day. Everyone in America should support you in this strike, and the reason is when you go out to fight you don’t fight for yourselves: you fight for the children of this city and the children of this country," Warren said. "The eyes of this nation are on you... for you to show how the power...
  • Transgender activist Jessica Yaniv loses 'wax her XXXX' complaint against salon workers

    10/22/2019 8:41:41 PM PDT · by Rebelbase · 28 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 10/22/19 | John Gage
    Edited the title with XXXX so "wax her balls" doesn't show up on the forum headlines. Article:Jessica Yaniv, a Canadian transgender activist, lost a court case she brought against estheticians who refused to wax her male genitalia. "Human rights legislation does not require a service provider to wax a type of genitals they are not trained for and have not consented to wax," the BC Human Rights Tribunal determined according to the Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms which represented five of the estheticians. Yaniv was found to have "engaged in improper conduct" including filing "complaints for improper purposes." The Tribunal...
  • China’s pork shortage puts dog and rabbit meat back on the menu in rural communities

    10/22/2019 8:06:55 PM PDT · by LesbianThespianGymnasticMidget · 48 replies
    SCMP ^ | October 22, 2019 | He Huifeng
    The price of pork continues to surge across China because of supply shortages driven by the poor handling of African swine fever Chinese people are looking for alternatives, including dog and rabbit, as the country’s most popular meat becomes unaffordable African swine fever has swept through China’s pig population, leading to mass culls that are expected to take years to recover from. Photo: AFPAfrican swine fever has swept through China’s pig population, leading to mass culls that are expected to take years to recover from. Photo: AFP African swine fever has swept through China’s pig population, leading to mass culls...
  • HERE WE GO: Schiff’s Star Witness Who Met with Staffers Claims Trump Quid Pro Quo

    10/22/2019 7:31:50 PM PDT · by bitt · 71 replies
    GATEWAY PUNDIT ^ | 10/22/2019 | Christina Laila
    The Democrat-media complex exploded on Tuesday over testimony from Bill Taylor, a US diplomat to Ukraine who said he believed Trump withheld aid to Ukraine in order to force Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to investigate the Biden crime family. Bill Taylor, the Chargé d’Affaires of the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine started out on Tuesday with a 15-page opening statement that left Democrat lawmakers ‘gasping.’ Recall, newly released travel documents revealed that Adam Schiff’s staffer took a Burisma Group-funded trip to Ukraine 12 days after the ‘whistleblower’ filed a complaint against Trump and met with US Ambassador Bill Taylor. This smells...
  • Trump Ready to Go to War with Turkey says Secretary of State

    10/22/2019 6:20:44 PM PDT · by Roman_War_Criminal · 43 replies
    BIN ^ | 10/22/19 | jns
    Although the administration prefers “peace to war,” U.S. President Donald Trump is “fully prepared” to authorize military action against Turkey, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday. In an interview with CNBC’s Wilfred Frost, Pompeo said the “world should know” that “where we see American interests at stake or fundamental norms around the world that need to be enforced, we’ll use all the powers that we have.” While the administration’s preferred measures were economic and diplomatic, he said, “In the event that kinetic action or military action is needed, you should know that President Trump is fully prepared...
  • Amy McGrath Attended Dinner Hosted by Radical Muslim Group CAIR

    10/22/2019 6:07:02 PM PDT · by Republican Wildcat · 5 replies
    Washington Free Beacon ^ | 10/22/2019 | Brent Scher
    As Democrat Amy McGrath was laying the groundwork for her Senate bid, she attended a dinner hosted by the Kentucky chapter of a radical anti-Israel organization that has been tied to funding of global terror networks. The Kentucky chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, known best as CAIR, posted multiple pictures of McGrath in attendance at its annual dinner on May 11, 2019. She is currently featured in the main photo of the group's Facebook page. McGrath launched her long-shot bid to unseat Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell in early July. Her first filing shows, however, that the campaign...
  • THE FREEPER CANTEEN - The What Scary ☠️ Movie Are You Quiz - Wed., October 23, 2019

    10/22/2019 6:00:05 PM PDT · by LUV W · 141 replies
    The best troops and vets in the whole world...and their families, too! | LUV W and the Canteen Zombies
    ~ Freeper Canteen ~ Canteen Mission StatementShowing support and boosting the morale ofour military and our allies' militaryand family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. Today We Want You To Take The..... What Scary Movie Are You Quiz Click HERE and take the quiz! To share your results, click on the green "HTML" button, then copy and paste the code into a "Reply" box. Have fun! Please remember that The Canteen is here to support and entertain our troops and veterans and their families, and is family friendly.
  • California governor signs bill letting murderers and violent criminals serve on juries

    10/20/2019 8:32:49 AM PDT · by george76 · 27 replies
    We’ve reported on states changing laws to allow felons to vote. Then you’ve got California releasing murderers because it “feels right” to give them another chance. Now, in another sign that the inmates are running the prison, the governor of California has approved “The Right to a Jury of Your Peers”. It’s a move that will allow people with a prior felony conviction to serve on juries in California for the first time. Prior to this, there was a law in California that excluded felons from jury service. Local media backed the legislation ... The state Assembly approved the legislation...
  • Always removes feminine symbols because 'not everyone who has a period identifies as female'

    10/22/2019 12:13:44 PM PDT · by Brown Deer · 73 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | Monday, October 21, 2019 | Jessica Chasmar
    Procter & Gamble’s Always feminine hygiene brand announced it is removing feminine symbols from its packaging in the name of inclusivity. “For over 35 years Always has championed girls and women, and we will continue to do so,” the company said in a statement to The Independent. “We’re also committed to diversity and inclusion, and after hearing from many people across genders and age groups, we realized that not everyone who has a period and needs to use a pad identifies as female.” The decision comes after transgender activists criticized the company for including the feminine Venus symbol on its...
  • Additional Charges Filed Against University Athletic Officials and Others in College Admissions Case

    10/22/2019 11:14:28 AM PDT · by outpostinmass2 · 5 replies
    U.S. Attorney Office Disctrict of Massachusetts ^ | 10/22/2019 | U.S. Attorney's Office
    BOSTON – A federal grand jury in the District of Massachusetts returned a superseding indictment bringing additional charges against seven university athletic officials and others previously charged in the college admissions case today. Gordon Ernst, Donna Heinel, Jorge Salcedo, Mikaela Sanford, Jovan Vavic, Niki Williams and William Ferguson have been charged with conspiring to commit mail and wire fraud, and honest services mail and wire fraud, in connection with the previously charged scheme to accept bribes and engage in other forms of fraud to facilitate cheating on standardized admissions tests and to secure the admission of students to elite universities...
  • Grassley Suspects ‘Deep State’ Is Responsible For Delay In FISA Abuse Report

    10/22/2019 8:08:16 AM PDT · by bitt · 40 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 10/22/2019 | chuck ross
    Republican Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley expressed frustration Monday at a months long delay in the release of the Justice Department Inspector General’s report on possible FBI surveillance abuse against the Trump campaign, questioning whether the “deep state” has somehow slowed the release of the document. “All of the delays and excuses why the Horowitz IG FISA report isn’t public yet after several months of anticipation of its issues leads me to the suspicion it’s going to be ‘deep six’ by the deep state,” Grassley wrote on Twitter. Michael Horowitz, the inspector general, began in March 2018 investigating whether the FBI...