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  • Judge orders Georgia to count all votes in contested governor’s race

    11/13/2018 5:02:13 AM PST · by Lazamataz · 96 replies
    NY Post ^ | November 13, 2018 | 1:28am | By Joe Tacopino
    A Georgia federal judge ruled in favor of Democrat Stacey Abrams’ campaign Monday night, ordering election officials to review thousands of provisional ballots that have not been counted in the contested election for governor. Judge Amy Totenberg, a New Yorker who serves on the Atlanta-based court, said that the race cannot be officially certified until those ballots were counted. Many voters have complained they were told at polling stations they weren’t registered and had to file provisional ballots. Abrams would need to gain more than 20,000 votes to force a runoff against Republican Brian Kemp.
  • Two Radical Obama-Appointed Judges Rule in Favor of Stacey Abrams in Her Attempt to Steal Election

    11/13/2018 5:48:35 PM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 15 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | November 13, 2018 | Jim Hoft
    Two Radical Obama-Appointed Judges Rule in Favor of Stacey Abrams in Her Attempt to Steal Election by Jim Hoft November 13, 2018 190 Comments Total: 433363Share70TweetEmail Two Obama-appointed judges ruled in favor of Stacey Abrams on Tuesday in her attempt to steal the Georgia governor’s race. Via Lou Dobbs Tonight: Judge Amy Totenberg is a United States District Judge on the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia. She was born in New York and was appointed by Barack Obama.Another Obama-appointed leftwing judge ruled ballots should be accepted with an incorrect or omitted birth year.This is today’s...
  • President Trump- Racist Against Black Female Reporters? Sad...

    11/12/2018 9:39:12 AM PST · by Starman417 · 14 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 11-11-18 | Wordsmith
    April Ryan, who is White House correspondent and Washington bureau chief for American Urban Radio Networks, referred to Trump's attacks on a number of prominent black women recently: On Wednesday, Trump was telling reporters about his low opinion of CNN reporter, Jim Acosta after their altercation at a presser, when he changed tack and said that Ryan was "a loser, she doesn’t know what the hell she’s doing". “She gets publicity and then she gets the pay raise...she’s very nasty and she shouldn’t be," he said, adding that “you have got to treat the White House and the office of the presidency...
  • AWFUL! Black PBS Reporter Calls Trump a White Nationalist — Trump Calls Her a Racist!! (Video)

    11/07/2018 11:17:59 AM PST · by Proud White Trump Supporter · 80 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | Nov 7, 2018 | Jim Hoft
    PBS reporter Yamiche Alcindor accused President Trump of being the leader of the White Nationalist party on Wednesday. Trump called her out — and then he called her a racist!
  • The Future of California is not Democrat, but Independent

    11/06/2018 9:55:57 PM PST · by CondoleezzaProtege · 29 replies
    Wow, so I was actually tuned in to KPCC - the local NPR branch affiliate for Los Angeles. And one analyst gave a thorough rundown about California voter registration and polling trends. Here are some points: * Voters registering Independent of either party is up 169% as opposed to 25% for Dem and down 9% for Republican. This is especially true for new, young voters. Independents are the 2nd largest voting constiuent. * Independent candidate for Insurance Commissioner Steve Poizner is currently leading against his Democratic counterpart by 6 points. * Californians express fiscally conservative views with socially moderate policies....
  • The Republican Strategy 5 Days Before Midterm Elections

    11/01/2018 5:39:56 PM PDT · by mdittmar · 10 replies
    npr ^ | November 1,2018 | npr
    With five days to go until midterm elections,President Trump is escalating his attacks on Democrats,immigrants and the media,despite calls to tone down the rhetoric after a week of hate-based violence.
  • Facebook’s Book of Lies

    10/31/2018 2:52:36 PM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 9 replies
    American Greatness ^ | October 31st, 2018 | Ashley Hamilton
    What do you get when you intersperse the ominous-sounding narration of PBS’s “Frontline” with the patois of a (Silicon) Valley Girl, whose resume belies her you-know-like-wow series of reaction shots to allegations that Facebook is an online sieve of personal data and social division, whose corporate newspeak fails to address the proliferation of fake news and bogus accounts on the world’s biggest platform for groupthink and the promotion of chain letters? The answer confirms that Mark Zuckerberg needs to steal—I mean invent—new tools that prevent the public from learning the truth, that Donald Trump is a Nazi and that Lee...
  • O'Connor, Rehnquist And A Supreme Marriage Proposal

    10/31/2018 2:22:58 PM PDT · by billorites · 11 replies
    NPR ^ | October 31, 2018 | Nina Totenberg
    Some personal secrets are so well-kept that even family and friends are oblivious. So it is with the story of the late Chief Justice William Rehnquist's marriage proposal to a Stanford Law School classmate in the early 1950s. When 19-year-old Sandra Day entered Stanford Law School in 1949, her frequent seatmate was 26-year-old Bill Rehnquist, attending Stanford on the GI Bill. The two shared their equally meticulous class notes and eventually were dating regularly. But by December of their second year, she broke up with him while somehow retaining what she called their "study buddy" relationship; she even entered the...
  • Trump Names 2020 Campaign Manager

    10/31/2018 1:27:37 AM PDT · by a little elbow grease · 26 replies ^ | 10/27/18 | Tim Mak
    President Trump has appointed digital strategist Brad Parscale to lead his 2020 re-election effort, his campaign announced Tuesday. "Brad was essential in bringing a disciplined technology and data-driven approach to how the 2016 campaign was run," said Jared Kushner. The Trump campaign pledged its apparatus would not only prepare for the president's re-election, but also play a role in the 2018 midterm elections this year. Parscale, who will serve in the role of campaign manager, is a longtime Trump aide whose connection to the president stretches back well before the president's campaign began in 2015. Parscale began working for the...
  • Inside The SPLC/Media Matters/MSM Machine Smearing Republicans

    10/29/2018 12:05:18 PM PDT · by Liberty7732 · 3 replies
    There is a new, well-financed, well-oiled smear machine that is spinning up mud and using the media to spread it as though it is legitimate news. It goes like this: The Southern Poverty Law Center uses its anti-conservative, anti-Christian, pro-Muslim, pro-illegal immigration, pro-LGBTQ metrics to identify “hate groups.” The result: It has managed to label as hate groups such organizations as the Family Research Council, the Alliance Defending Freedom, the Center for Family and Human Rights, social scientist and researcher Charles Murray, Muslim analyst Frank Gaffney, the non-profit Center for Immigration Studies and its leader Mark Krikorian and Ayaan Hirsi...
  • "The Big Broadcast" Live Sunday 10/28 7-11pm est

    10/28/2018 2:13:08 PM PDT · by Vision · 6 replies
    WAMU ^ | 10/28/18 | Freak SJW Murray Horwitz
    Friends it's Sunday night again and time to relax. Warm up the tubes for another 4 hours of classic radio Americana. Listen Live Info *tonight's show will be available at the "Info" link starting tomorrow. Official OTR Blog of "The Big Broadcast" thread:
  • Transgender Boy Tells Mom 'It Shouldn't Be Scary To Be Who You Are (NPR)

    10/26/2018 12:41:06 PM PDT · by Drango · 63 replies
    NPR ^ | October 26, 2018 | NPR
    <p>Kaysen Ford was 12 years old in 2015 when he and his mother, Jennifer Sumner, sat down for a StoryCorps interview in Birmingham, Ala. The youngest of seven children, Kaysen talked to his mother about being transgender.</p> <p>Kaysen Ford had just finished 5th grade in Tuscaloosa, Ala., when he started using he/him pronouns. It was around that time he began to tell friends and family that he was transgender.</p>
  • Finding 'Common Good' Among Evangelicals In The Political Season (NPR)

    10/25/2018 10:30:15 AM PDT · by Drango · 18 replies
    NPR ^ | 10/25/18 | SARAH MCCAMMON
    On a recent evening in Houston, under the heavy branches of live oak trees, Doug Pagitt stood before a couple dozen people gathered on blue folding chairs on the Rice University campus. "You've heard it said that to be a true Christian, you must vote like a Republican," he said. "But we are here to be reminded that just ain't so." You have heard it said, 'America First,' but we are here to be reminded to 'seek first the Kingdom of God,' on behalf of all those everywhere in the world. Doug Pagitt Pagitt, 52, describes himself as a progressive...
  • Museum Of The Bible Says 5 Of Its Most Famed Artifacts Are Fake

    10/23/2018 8:48:30 AM PDT · by Blue House Sue · 24 replies
    NPR ^ | 10/23/18 | Emily Sullivan
    The Museum of the Bible said Monday that five of its 16 famous Dead Sea Scrolls fragments are fake. A team of German experts analyzed the privately funded Washington, D.C., museum's fragments and found they had "characteristics inconsistent with ancient origin." The fragments will no longer be displayed at the museum. "Though we had hoped the testing would render different results, this is an opportunity to educate the public on the importance of verifying the authenticity of rare biblical artifacts, the elaborate testing process undertaken and our commitment to transparency," said Jeffrey Kloha, chief curatorial officer for the museum, said...
  • Free Beacon Mocks NPR Hour on Talking to 'Dangerous Idiots' on Climate(#mealso)

    10/21/2018 7:02:44 AM PDT · by rktman · 24 replies ^ | 10/21/2018 | Tim Graham
    Our friend David Rutz at the Washington Free Beacon listened to a typically one-sided hour of National Public Radio on climate change on Tuesday and wrote an article titled "NPR: How Do We Talk to the Dangerous Idiots Who Disagree With Us?" The national talk show 1A tweeted out this summation: "Climate change is a fundamental threat. The science is clear and scientists around the world agree that this a man-made problem. What, if anything, can be done to win over climate skeptics?" Rutz summarized it this way: "I listened to a remarkable bit of self-parody on National Public Radio...
  • All Things Considered x 3

    10/16/2018 9:12:58 AM PDT · by KierkegaardMAN · 9 replies
    Crisis Magazine ^ | Today | Richard Becker
    National Public Radio’s afternoon news program, “All Things Considered,” is about big stuff and small stuff, world-shaking events and minute ephemera. In that sense, it does approximate “all things,” indeed, and I’ve been a devoted fan since Terry, my college roomie, clued me in nearly 40 years ago. “What is this anyway?” I asked him one rainy Seattle morning. The radio was on, and the bumper music I’d been enjoying suddenly gave way to some guy (Bob Edwards?) reading the headlines. “NPR,” he replied flat out—as if I should’ve known better. He was right. I should’ve known better, but nobody...
  • Trump Talks ‘Dishonest Media,’ Stahl Cuts Him Off; Trump Zings: ‘I’m President and You’re Not’

    10/15/2018 10:51:06 AM PDT · by rktman · 70 replies ^ | 10/14/2018 | Brent Baker
    During a two part interview with President Trump aired on 60 Minutes on Sunday night, Lesley Stahl asked “what’s the biggest surprise” he's learned as President? Trump cited the duplicity of Washington politicians, but when he relayed how “the other thing I’ve really learned is I never knew how dishonest the media was and I really mean it. I’m not saying that as a soundbite. I never knew how dishonest,” Stahl cut him off: “I’m going to change the subject again.” Referring to an earlier exchange, Trump pointed out: “Well, no, even the way you asked me a question, like,...
  • Dear Christine Blasey Ford: What a difference you made (major Hurl alert)

    10/11/2018 4:59:36 PM PDT · by Ennis85 · 39 replies
    Washington Post ^ | October 8th 2018 | Patti Davis
    Dear Professor Christine Blasey Ford, Like millions of women, I watched you testify about the worst day of your life. Millions of us identified with your fear and wondered if we would be brave enough to wrestle ourselves past that grip of terror if we were in your shoes. Millions of us watched how you held onto the tears that wanted to come up; we know where that place is in the body — the place that pushes down on the rising tide of remembered pain. We know how hard that is. We’ve been holding onto our tears for a...
  • Billionaire Minecraft creator Markus Persson says the Left has "literally been taken over by evil."

    10/10/2018 6:39:33 AM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 27 replies ^ | 8:13 AM - 4 Oct 2018 | Notch (aka Markus Persson)
  • The junk science Republicans used to undermine Ford and help save Kavanaugh

    10/07/2018 4:02:01 PM PDT · by artichokegrower · 145 replies
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | October 7, 2018 | Avi Selk
    The politically convenient, scientifically baseless theory that sexual assault so traumatized Christine Blasey Ford she mixed up her attacker is now something like common wisdom for many Republicans.