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  • Source: NFL plans to play Black national anthem before Week 1 games

    07/02/2020 1:33:40 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 192 replies
    ESPN ^ | July 2, 2020 | Jason Reid
    "Lift Ev'ry Voice And Sing," commonly known as the Black national anthem, is expected to be performed live or played before every Week 1 NFL game, and the NFL is also considering a variety of other measures to recognize victims of police brutality during the upcoming season, a source familiar with the league's discussions told The Undefeated on Thursday.
  • Couples should wear face masks during sex, new study insists

    06/03/2020 7:42:38 AM PDT · by Dr. Sivana · 92 replies
    Safe sex during the coronavirus pandemic might soon require protection beyond just the nether regions. A new study from Harvard University says that hooking up carries some risk for transmitting COVID-19 from one partner to the other and recommends wearing a face mask. The research ranked frisky situations based on how likely it is to catch coronavirus while in the act. Researchers recommend wearing a mask for the riskiest sexual scenario: Sex with people other than those with whom one is quarantined. should avoid kissing, any oral-to-anal act and anything else that involves semen or urine. Shower before and...
  • The MAGA Masks Bringing Americans Together

    05/30/2020 7:24:57 AM PDT · by Theoria · 8 replies
    Politico ^ | 29 May 2020 | JOANNA WEISS
    You’re going to find this very strange, but I’m more of an anti-mask person,” Laura Howard told me last week, recounting the success of her business selling “Trump 2020” masks on an Etsy store called “isewformygrandkids.” The 63-year-old grandmother of eight, a retired Walmart assistant manager from Stanton, Michigan, grumbles about Democratic Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s strict stay-at-home guidelines. She invited her kids and grandkids over on Mother's Day, telling them masks and social distancing were optional. But most retail stores around her require customers to wear masks. And so, since the start of the crisis, Howard had been sewing masks...
  • Yesterday I Shook Hands With A Man…And I Liked It

    05/05/2020 2:32:42 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 17 replies ^ | May 5, 2020 | Steve Sherman
    The unbelievable situation we find ourselves in is the stuff of science fiction novels and apocalyptic thrillers. When the Wuhan Flu or Coronavirus or COVID-19 or whatever you want to call it hit the shores of the Red, White, and Blue we had no idea what would happen. No one did. They all used computer models, which turned out to be false to terrorize Americans and the world into submission. They succeeded. Depending on your location you have endured whatever edict came from your state capitol. In the name of “Flattening the Curve” and saving lives we all got in...
  • Time for W

    03/31/2020 1:01:12 PM PDT · by steve8714 · 105 replies
    Isn't it time for W to come off the sidelines, forgive the nickname for Jeb! and help Trump manage the politics of the moment, the hatred and vitriol aimed at him by, in some cases former members of his administration? Much like 9/11, this is a moment when the Nation must come together. We already know the left will never relent. Where are you, Mr. President?
  • Comey endorses Biden; campaign says no thanks

    03/03/2020 11:07:26 AM PST · by yesthatjallen · 48 replies
    The Hill ^ | 03 03 2020 | Morgan Gstalter
    Former FBI Director James Comey on Super Tuesday endorsed former Vice President Joe Biden in the Democratic primary, but Biden's campaign cheekily asked to "return" the endorsement. “Yes, customer service? I just received a package that I very much did not order,” Andrew Bates, director of rapid response for Biden’s campaign wrote on Twitter in response to Comey's endorsement. “How can I return it, free of charge?” Comey, who left the Republican Party over Trump in 2018, voted in his first Democratic primary on Tuesday, tweeting that he supports the party "dedicated to restoring values” to the White House. He...
  • The 50 best reasons to live in New Jersey

    02/18/2020 6:49:19 PM PST · by Coleus · 140 replies
    The Star Ledger ^ | 02.15.20 | Peter Genovese
    There are about 9 million of us living here, and we all can’t be delusional. Apart from those who live here primarily because of job or family, most New Jerseyans live here because they like it here! New York City is a quick PATH or train ride away — why live there? The Shore, the Pine Barrens, beautiful countryside, diners, beaches, the nation’s most diverse city, small towns, great scenic highways — does any state pack as much variety into one compact package as New Jersey? Nope. Here are the 50 best reasons to live in New Jersey, from someone...
  • 'Doctor Who' casts the first black doctor in its history

    01/27/2020 9:39:26 PM PST · by yesthatjallen · 62 replies
    CNN ^ | 01 27 2020 | Alaa Elassar
    "Doctor Who" just made history with its first ever black Doctor, who was revealed during Sunday night's episode "Fugitive of the Judoon." Jo Martin, playing the first black incarnation of the Doctor, was shockingly revealed to the 13th Doctor, portrayed by Jodie Whittaker. Whittaker was the first female incarnation of the character. In the episode, written by Vinay Patel and Chris Chibnall, Martin's character, a tour guide in the English city Gloucester named Ruth Clayton, surprisingly announces that she is the Doctor. The historic revelation came after a TARDIS was dug up from under Clayton's lighthouse childhood home. But neither...
  • Trump warns Newsom: If California homeless crisis persists, feds 'will get involved'/

    12/26/2019 3:39:15 AM PST · by carriage_hill · 128 replies
    Fox News ^ | 12/25/2019 | Yael Halon | Fox News
    President Trump issued a warning to California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday, threatening federal intervention if Newsom is unable to solve his state's homeless crisis. "Governor Gavin N has done a really bad job on taking care of the homeless population in California. If he can’t fix the problem, the Federal Govt. will get involved!" Trump tweeted. The Golden State has led the nation in the number of homeless people with an estimated total of over 129,972 in January 2018, according to a Department of Housing and Urban Development [HUD] report. Just over 68 percent of the homeless population in...
  • 'DO NOT TRAVEL' Mexico danger map updated as US warns of ‘widespread’ crime amid rise in murders, kidnappings, carjackings and robberies

    12/22/2019 3:48:12 AM PST · by Leaning Right · 57 replies
    The Sun ^ | 21 Dec 2019 | Fionnuala O'Leary
    AN updated Mexico Danger Map prompted US government officials to warn travelers about "widespread" crime, as murders, kidnappings, carjackings and robberies continue to rise. The stark warning was issued this week by the US State Department who urged Americans to avoid traveling to certain Mexican states where violent crime is rife.
  • As Pete Buttigieg Courts Black Voters, His Sexuality Is a Hurdle for Some

    10/28/2019 6:18:37 AM PDT · by C19fan · 34 replies
    NY Times ^ | October 27, 2019 | Trip Gabriel
    Addressing a conference of African-American church congregations in this vote-rich city, Pete Buttigieg quoted scripture on Sunday morning and extolled his “Douglass Plan” to combat racial inequities in America, one of several attempts this weekend to confront his strikingly low support among black voters. But Mr. Buttigieg also undertook a delicate task before the African Methodist Episcopal worshipers. As a gay, married man addressing a denomination that does not allow same-sex marriage rites, he tried to seek common ground over being members of minority groups whose civil rights have come under attack. It was a nod to his sexuality, following...
  • Universal Basic Income Has Majority Support In The UK And Canada But Not In The US

    10/01/2019 7:35:48 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 58 replies
    Hotair ^ | 10/01/2019 | John Sexton
    Gallup released the results of a survey today on the topic of Universal Basic Income. The survey found that respondents in the UK and Canada overwhelmingly support UBI while it remains a minority position in the United States: A recent survey by Gallup and Northeastern University finds a slight majority of Americans opposed to a universal basic income (UBI) program as a way to support workers displaced by AI adoption. Conversely, about three-fourths of residents in the U.K. and Canada favor the idea…In the survey, UBI was defined for respondents as a government-instituted program that would provide every adult...
  • Report: North Korea preparing ballistic missile submarine

    08/28/2019 12:02:09 AM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 74 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 28/8/19
    North Korea appears to be preparing to test a new ballistic missile submarine capable of launching nuclear missiles, significantly bolstering the regime’s ability to conduct long-distance attacks. Satellite photographs taken Monday of the Sinpo South Shipyard in North Korea show the new submarine with nearby cranes and support craft, suggesting the submarine may be in preparation for a launch test. Last month, North Korea claimed that Kim Jong Un had inspected a “newly built submarine” at the shipyard. The new photographs appear to confirm the claim, say Joseph Bermudez and Victor Cha of Beyond Parallel, a research project backed by...
  • If You Want To Get Your Advance Copy Of Tommy Sotomayors Film A Fatherless America, Here's How!

    06/13/2019 2:05:13 PM PDT · by Morgana · 5 replies
    Random Randomness w/ Tommy Sotomayor ^ | June 13, 2019 | Tommy Sotomayor
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  • Miley Cyrus Posts Raunchy Abortion Photos, Gets Accused Of Design Theft

    06/06/2019 8:30:49 PM PDT · by Morgana · 32 replies
    The Daily Wire ^ | June 5, 2019 | Amanda Prestigiacomo
    On Tuesday, musician Miley Cyrus teamed up with Marc Jacobs to promote abortion and pump money into taxpayer-funded abortion mill Planned Parenthood with raunchy images of the 26-year-old and sweatshirt sales. In one photo, Cyrus has peeled grapefruits covering her nipples in a topless photo; the image is plastered on a Marc Jacobs hoodie, accompanied with the text, "Don't f*** with my freedom." According to the clothing company, 100% of the hoodie proceeds will be dumped into Planned Parenthood, an organization that kills some 320,000 unborn babies a year.
  • Pentagon mulling military request to send 5,000 troops to Middle East: officials

    05/23/2019 4:40:11 AM PDT · by Steve1999 · 11 replies
    Reuters ^ | 22-05-19 | Idrees Ali, Phil Stewart
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Defense is considering a U.S. military request to send about 5,000 additional troops to the Middle East amid increasing tensions with Iran, two U.S. officials told Reuters on Wednesday. Tehran and Washington have this month been escalating rhetoric against each other, following U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to try to cut Iran’s oil exports to zero and beef up the U.S. military presence in the Gulf in response to what he said were Iranian threats. The officials, speaking on the condition of anonymity, said the request had been made by U.S. Central Command,...
  • Buttigieg, Booker turn down invite to Iowa Christian conservatives group

    04/29/2019 11:59:15 AM PDT · by tcrlaf · 17 replies
    NBCNews ^ | 4-29-2019 | Josh Lederman and Vaughn Hillyard
    Pete Buttigieg and Cory Booker are turning down an invitation to an Iowa conservative Christian group’s summit, joining Beto O’Rourke, who had previously said he wouldn’t attend. Bob Vander Plaats, an influential social conservative leader in Iowa who runs the group The Family Leader, had told NBC News previously that he was inviting the Democratic candidates for president to have a discussion around faith and unity in July. The invitation, he said, comes as a number of Democrats this year have been speaking about their faith on the campaign trail. But Booker, the New Jersey senator, tweeted Monday that although...
  • Freerepublic and BAT - Basic Attention Token

    04/28/2019 10:05:34 AM PDT · by johnnygeneric · 19 replies
    Blockonomi ^ | 4/28/2019 | johnnygeneric
    At a cursory glance, the only relationship you may notice between BAT, the Basic Attention Token, and the Brave browser is that both are related to advertising. When you take a closer look, however, the two are very much connected. You can use the BAT token with the Brave browser to support websites, and the two were created to seamlessly integrate. Because of this, an understanding of one requires a comprehension of the other, as well.
  • Texas bill would fine men $100 each time they masturbate

    03/20/2019 5:13:21 AM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 152 replies
    CNN ^ | March 13, 2017 | Isabelle Chapman
    (CNN)A Texas lawmaker has proposed a bill that would fine a man $100 each time he masturbates. The bill also imposes a 24-hour waiting period if a guy wants a colonoscopy or a vasectomy, or if he's in the market for some Viagra. Rep. Jessica Farrar, a Democrat, knows her bill isn't going to get very far. But she proposed it last week to make a point and give male lawmakers a taste of their own medicine. Farrar has long been an advocate of women's health in a state that has made it extremely difficult for women to get abortions....
  • Boyhood, the bridge and the beach: Chris Christie's new book offers many New Jersey details

    03/13/2019 2:03:36 PM PDT · by Coleus · 12 replies
    the record ^ | 01.30.19 | Dustin Racioppi
    Boyhood, the bridge and the beach: Chris Christie's new book offers many New Jersey details