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  • Poisoning Capital Hill: Porky Pig Pelosi, Nazi Schiff, and Corrupt Nadlet - impeding response to COVID-19

    03/21/2020 8:02:38 AM PDT · by topher · 6 replies
    21-March-2020 | vanity
    History should show how three idiots/corrupt folks "poisoned" Capital Hill so that President Trump had to focus on the 'stupid' actions in the House rather than the pending COVID-19 pandemic. There is also a fourth culprit in this situation - the STUPID media. But since COVID-19 is hitting NYC particularly hard, the media is taking lumps in NYC. Let us face facts. "Porky Pig" Pelosi has been more interested in 'pork' and 'power' than the good of the American people. Adam Schiff should not be on the Intelligence committee (in my opinion), let alone chairman of it. President Trump has...
  • Colorado Doctor Sounds Alarm on Marijuana Legalization High hopes dashed

    09/07/2019 4:37:12 AM PDT · by MarvinStinson · 210 replies
    freebeacon ^ | SEPTEMBER 6, 2019 | Charles Fain Lehman
    Colorado's experiment with marijuana legalization has been an epic disaster, according to one doctor seeing its effects on the front lines. Dr. Karen Randall, an emergency room physician certified in "cannabis science and medicine," said the legalization of marijuana has damaged, rather than helped, her home state. Randall, who spoke alongside former White House drug czar John Walters at the right-leaning Hudson Institute on Friday, said the public is being misled about the effects of recreational marijuana. "I think the public needs to know that we are not okay," Randall said. "The grand experiment is not going so well. I...
  • Boulder passes sweeping anti-gun bill; pro-2A nonprofit vows to sue individual councilmembers

    05/17/2018 3:28:07 AM PDT · by lilyramone · 46 replies
    Fox News ^ | 05-17-2018 | Gregg Re
    The Boulder City Council unanimously passed a sweeping gun control ordinance Tuesday night banning "assault weapons" and bump stocks, even as a pro-Second Amendment group threatened to retaliate by suing individual councilmembers. In a surprising turn, one Colorado councilwoman admitted that she disagreed with the ordinance "in many ways," saying it would invite a flood of litigation -- despite voting for it.
  • Does anybody remember John Denver?

    01/13/2018 9:46:22 AM PST · by SamAdams76 · 182 replies
    Most likely people under age 40 have no idea who John Denver was. He had a string of pop hits. Then he died in a airplane crash in some sort of experimental plane? He might have been a goofy granola-eating liberal but he did write some pretty good songs in the "folk-rock" style back in the 1970s. His first big success was writing a song called "Leaving On A Jet Plane" which was a big hit for Peter, Paul & Mary, another group of granola eating liberals. His real life name was Henry John Deutschendorf Jr. Yikes, that's a mouthful....
  • Rocky Mountain Heist: Bust of John Denver Goes Missing

    Rocky Mountain Heist: Bust of John Denver Goes Missing A bronze sculpture of one of Colorado’s most beloved singers has gone missing, and officials are pleading with whoever took it to return it — no questions asked. The bust of the late John Denver vanished from a music venue in Broomfield, Colorado, during a Halloween concert on Tuesday night.
  • John Denver's "Christmas for Cowboys" -- anybody else love this song?

    12/09/2011 12:57:11 AM PST · by WilliamIII · 31 replies
    Invite John Denver and Friends to Your 2011 Holiday Party John Denver - Montana Christmas Skies is a great entertainment choice for your holiday happening. A DVD that blends the talents of one of America’s best singer/guitarists, John Denver, his friends Clint Black, Kathy Mattea, Patty Loveless, a delightful children’s choir, with the stark winter beauty of Montana. Released in 2001, this DVD captures a 1991 CBS television special that showcased John Denver at his folksy best, sharing his love for the wide open skies of Montana, his curiosity about the people who lived amidst the scenic beauty of the...
  • Uphill battle for Mt. John Denver (Petition to honor the late singer by naming Mountain after him)

    08/09/2011 2:34:28 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 52 replies
    New York Post ^ | 08/09/2011
    Thousands of Coloradans have signed a petition to honor the late "Rocky Mountain High" singer John Denver by naming a peak after him in the central Rockies close to where he penned the iconic 1970s song. But the plan has hit a snag -- with the US Board on Geographic Names saying federal policy is to avoid adding names to peaks in federal wilderness areas.
  • The U.N. Meddling with Religion: Historic 1992 Earth Summit

    03/08/2011 7:51:32 PM PST · by mikalasukala · 1 replies · 3+ views
    c5's Simian Roadhouse ^ | March 8, 2011 | Consigliere5
    The U.N. Meddling with Religion: Part 7 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED), Rio de Janeiro, June 3-14, 1992 Informally called the 1992 Earth Summit in Rio, Brazil.Another example of the United Nations trying to blend all religions together into a New Agey "Global Consciousness aka: the coming Planetary Transformation aka: World Awakening aka: Shift to the New Aquarian Age" and get rid of the "exclusive" Christian Gospel.Conference Secretary-General: Maurice StrongFrom this UN page:The two-week Earth Summit was the climax of a process, begun in December 1989, of planning, education and negotiations among all Member States of the...
  • John Denver karaoke sparks Thai killing spree

    03/08/2008 5:08:14 PM PST · by gondramB · 138 replies · 6,001+ views
    Telegraph ^ | 3/8/2008
    A gunman in Thailand shot-dead eight neighbours, including his brother-in-law, after tiring of their karaoke versions of popular songs, including John Denver’s Country Roads. Weenus Chumkamnerd, 52, put his gun to the head of a respected female doctor and seven of her guests as they partied at her home in Songkhla Province, South Thailand. "When I began shooting nobody pleaded for his life because they were all drunk," he said after his arrest. He said he was so furious with their awful singing that he did not notice he had murdered his own brother-in-law. ... Country Roads is a hugely...
  • John Denver's Rocky Mountain High adopted by Colorado as state song

    03/14/2007 8:29:14 AM PDT · by mom4kittys · 108 replies · 1,650+ views
    Aspen Daily News ^ | 3/13/2007 | Sarah Gilman - Aspen Daily News Staff Writer
    Lawmakers high on John Denver Sarah Gilman - Aspen Daily News Staff Writer Tue 03/13/2007 11:01AM MST 'Rocky Mountain High' now a co-official state song DENVER — The halls of the Colorado Capitol building rang with campfire tunes Monday as both houses of the Legislature heard and passed a joint resolution making John Denver's "Rocky Mountain High" an official state song alongside "Where the Columbines Grow." "Rocky Mountain High' has been the unofficial state song for 30 years. This was long overdue," said the resolution's primary sponsor, Bob Hagedorn of Aurora. "For tens of millions of people worldwide, this...
  • Drug raid in Aspen stirs pot

    12/09/2005 4:24:09 PM PST · by elkfersupper · 75 replies · 2,076+ views
    Rocky Mountain News ^ | 12/8/05 | Ellen Miller
    A dramatic drug bust at two Aspen restaurants busy with the après ski crowd has created a rift between the two major law enforcement agencies at one of Colorado's premier ski resort towns. Fifty-three officers from a number of law enforcement agencies, some with guns drawn, stormed into two Aspen restaurants during the busy after-ski time last Friday. The raids happened shortly after 4 p.m. and netted about 2 ounces of cocaine, $3,000 in cash, nine arrests for drug involvement and 11 for immigration law violations. Pitkin County Sheriff Bob Braudis, an opponent of the "war on drugs" who believes...
  • "HATE" {A response to an environmental whacko} - Vanity

    09/08/2004 1:39:50 PM PDT · by Indie · 7 replies · 251+ views
    Private letter to leftist. ^ | 09-08-2004 | Indie
    Note: I have a personal website left over from the days when my self-penned John Denver tribute song was on the radio and for sale. (No more) I have since filled the site with anti-Kerry and anti-abortion information. :)) Here is the latest leftist comment to me.... ==================================================== LEFTIST EMAIL: My God, what a hate filled site this is, not that I care much for Kerry or for one party over the other...... What I want to know is, how can the subject of this website claim any affinity with John Denver, when he supports the most anti environmental president...
  • The dodgiest passports in the world

    06/10/2004 12:34:53 PM PDT · by propertius · 13 replies · 402+ views
    The Economist ^ | 10th June, 2004 | The Economist
    The dodgiest passports in the world Jun 10th 2004 | MOGADISHU AND NAIROBI From The Economist print edition How people with no government get their travel documents NO SOUVENIR-HUNTER'S trip to the Somali capital, Mogadishu, is complete without a visit to the Big Beard shop. Tucked down a dingy alley in the Bakara Market, not far from the weapons stalls, the Big Beard develops photographs while you wait, and can rustle up a “genuine” Somali passport for just $30. At least, Mr Farah, the proprietor, claims they are genuine. He has a proper laminating machine, and he rescued an official...
  • Dan Rather Chokes Up as He Recites John Denver Lyrics

    07/23/2003 5:56:10 AM PDT · by fight_truth_decay · 52 replies · 520+ views
    MRC ^ | Wednesday July 23, 2003 | BrentBaker
    John Denver’s lyrics nearly moved Dan Rather to tears. Shortly after ex-POW Jessica Lynch addressed the media inside a tent in Wirt County, West Virginia, a homecoming covered live by all the networks on Tuesday afternoon, Rather displayed both his middle American, homespun patriotic values of paying tribute to those felled in war as well as the goofiness and excessive emotionalism which fuels ridicule of him. At about 2:50pm EDT, Rather reminded his viewers that, in the incident in which Lynch landed in enemy hands, “eleven U.S. soldiers were killed,” and so he asked that viewers “pause for a moment...