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  • How The NFL Referee Got Together To Ruin The Lions Vs Packers Game & Whats Next!

    10/15/2019 2:37:54 PM PDT · by Morgana · 35 replies
    Tommy Sotomayor News Raw ^ | October 15, 2019 | Tommy Sotomayor
    How The NFL Referee Got Together To Ruin The Lions Vs Packers Game & Whats Next!
  • Jeffrey Epstein was taken off suicide watch at his lawyers’ request

    08/12/2019 8:14:42 AM PDT · by TomServo · 141 replies
    NYPost ^ | 8/12/2019 | Yaron Steinbuch August 12, 2019 | 9:54am | Updated
    Millionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein, who apparently killed himself while in federal custody in Manhattan, was taken off suicide watch in late July at the request of his attorneys, according to a report.
  • China state TV carries Daily Show spot on Huawei lead in 5G (Daily Show used as Anti-US Propaganda)

    05/27/2019 7:56:58 AM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 16 replies
    AP ^ | 05 27 2019 | CHRISTOPHER BODEEN
    China has deployed an unlikely voice in its trade war with the U.S.: Trevor Noah of Comedy Central’s The Daily Show. A brief clip from the comedian’s “If You Don’t Know, Now You Know” segment on Chinese equipment maker Huawei’s dominance in next-generation 5G mobile technology ran on state broadcaster CCTV’s national lunchtime news on Monday. It was part of a barrage of stories and commentaries attacking the U.S. stance in the standoff between the world’s two largest economies. Washington says Huawei, the leading supplier of telecom gear and No. 2 smartphone maker, is a security threat and is obliged...
  • Few Rogue Border Agents Resist Trump Policies

    02/18/2017 7:39:31 AM PST · by Cheerio · 29 replies
    Polizette ^ | 17 Feb 2017 | Brendan Kirby
    Union leader says some stations continue to follow Obama 'catch and release' directives Some border patrol stations have been slow to carry out President Donald Trump’s immigration enforcement executive order and instead have continued former President Barack Obama’s “catch-and-release” policies, according to a union official. Brandon Judd, president of the National Border Patrol Council, told LifeZette that he raised concerns Thursday with U.S. Border Patrol Chief Ronald Vitiello. He said he is confident that issue soon will be corrected. But Judd said as recently as Thursday, some border patrol stations were still releasing border-jumpers, often without even issuing notices to...
  • *vanity* Mark Levin still at it

    04/27/2016 8:13:50 PM PDT · by Kevin in California · 105 replies
    04-27-2016 | Me
    What has happened to him? I used to listen to him religiously everyday on my way home from work. However, over the last 3 weeks or so, I rarely tune him in as I'm tired of his continuous Trump bashing. So today, I figured if I tuned him in, he'd finally admit that Cruz was done after the Trump rout last night. But what does he do on his opening monologue today? Yep, he continues his bashing and whining about Trump meeting up with Bobby Knight today. After 4-5 minutes of his crap, I finally tuned him out and listened...
  • Report: FBI Has Enough Evidence to Prosecute Hillary Clinton for Public Corruption

    01/11/2016 4:23:06 PM PST · by detective · 52 replies
    Breitbart ^ | January 11, 2016 | John Sexton
    An investigation into possible mishandling of classified information on Hillary Clinton's private email server has expanded to consider whether Clinton's work as Secretary overlapped with her work for the Clinton Foundation run by her family. Fox News' Catherine Herridge published the report, citing unnamed FBI sources, Monday morning. The report indicates the initial security referral looking into whether or not classified information was mishandled has expanded to look at possible public corruption involving the Clinton Foundation.
  • Gingrich 'prepared to take the heat' with talk of amnesty ("Let's be humane in enforcing the law")

    11/22/2011 7:54:13 PM PST · by rabscuttle385 · 660 replies · 1+ views
    The Los Angeles Times ^ | 2011-11-22 | Kim Geiger
    <p>“I do not believe that the people of the United States are going to take people who’ve been here for a quarter of a century … [and] separate them from their families and expel them,” Gingrich said during a discussion about illegal immigration and border security. “I do believe we should control the border. I do believe we should have very severe penalties.”</p>
  • John Bolton: Hillary Clinton is Dangerously Naive

    02/18/2009 11:38:35 AM PST · by Shellybenoit · 16 replies · 850+ views
    LA Times/Yidwithlid ^ | 2/18/09 | Yidwithlid
    At least someone sees through it. Unfortunately he his not in a position to help. John Bolton, former UN Ambassador, says that Hillary Clinton's approach to North Korea is dangerously Naive. North Korea has consecutively broken every major agreement with the U.S. since the North's creation. The Bush administration added to that long-running audacity of hope,by signing nuclear agreements that were never honored. John Bolton, the former UN Ambassador warns that Clinton's threat of "Smart Power" consists of hollow words and her suggestion that North Korea keep its "peaceful" nuclear assets a danger to America's future:
  • On My Faith and My Church

    03/14/2008 2:03:09 PM PDT · by bahblahbah · 54 replies · 1,385+ views
    HuffPo | March 14, 2008 | Barack Obama
    The pastor of my church, Rev. Jeremiah Wright, who recently preached his last sermon and is in the process of retiring, has touched off a firestorm over the last few days. He's drawn attention as the result of some inflammatory and appalling remarks he made about our country, our politics, and my political opponents. Let me say at the outset that I vehemently disagree and strongly condemn the statements that have been the subject of this controversy. I categorically denounce any statement that disparages our great country or serves to divide us from our allies. I also believe that words...
  • Corruption Is Issue in New Orleans Race (residents quote Bible to save William Jefferson D-La)

    11/01/2006 4:58:08 PM PST · by Libloather · 17 replies · 961+ views
    Black Voices ^ | 11/01/06
    Corruption Is Issue in New Orleans RaceReuters Updated:2006-11-01 09:04:06 Rep. William Jefferson (Alex Brandon, AP) NEW ORLEANS, Oct 31 (Reuters) - The battle to represent hurricane-battered New Orleans in Congress should turn on which candidate can best help rebuild the city but the buzz is about how $90,000 in cold hard cash ended up in the Democratic incumbent's freezer. Until the FBI found the money wrapped in foil as part of a sting operation in May, eight-term congressman William Jefferson seemed certain to be re-elected on Nov. 7 to represent Louisiana's 2nd district, much of which lay under water after...

    04/03/2006 7:11:07 PM PDT · by sinkspur · 646 replies · 26,288+ views
    MSNBC.COM - Time ^ | 4/3/2006 | Chris Matthews
    Chris Matthews is talking to Joe Scarborough. Tom DeLay called Matthews tonight and told him he is dropping out of the race for his congressional seat......
  • Dubai's 'Boycott Israel' Sheik Funded Bill Clinton

    03/02/2006 5:46:31 PM PST · by Aussie Dasher · 13 replies · 712+ views
    NewsMax ^ | 3 March 2006 | Carl Limbacher
    Former President Bill Clinton has accepted at least $1.6 million from the United Arab Emirates, including $300,000 from a Dubai sheik who adamantly backs the country's controversial boycott of Israel. On Jan. 17, 2002, Mr. Clinton was paid $300,000 to address the Science, Technology and Arts Royal Summit in Dubai at the invitation of Crown Prince and UAE Defense Minister Sheik Mohammad bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Less than three months later, Sheik Mohammad urged the United Nations to approve the use of force against Israel's to halt what he called the Jewish state's "butchery" of Palestinians, according to London's Financial...
  • George Galloway pledges 'solidarity' to Hugo Chavez

    11/27/2005 9:21:49 AM PST · by Kitten Festival · 6 replies · 811+ views
    VCrisis ^ | Nov. 27, 2005 | Aleksander Boyd
    27.11.05 | Sure enough, it was only a matter of time. ... Green Left is reporting today "BRITAIN: Respect pledges solidarity with Venezuela" in which the following can be read: At its national conference in November, the anti-war Respect coalition passed the following resolution pledging solidarity with Venezuela’s Bolivarian revolution. 1. This conference extends its solidarity to the people of Venezuela and applauds its government for its challenge to neoliberalism and US domination. 2. We pledge our support for a broad based campaign of solidarity with the Bolivarian revolution. 3) We encourage those Respect members who can to attend the...
  • Mary Landrieu: I'll Punch Bush, 'Literally'

    09/04/2005 7:19:18 AM PDT · by Carl/NewsMax · 1,062 replies · 33,876+ views ^ | Sept. 4, 2005 | Carl Limbacher
    Sen. Mary Landrieu threatened the president of the United States with physical violence on Sunday, saying that if he or any other government official criticizes New Orleans police for failing to keep civil order in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina - "I might likely have to punch him - literally." "If one person criticizes [our sheriffs], or says one more thing, including the president of the United States, he will hear from me - one more word about it after this show airs and I - I might likely have to punch him - literally," Landrieu railed on "ABC's "This...
  • Jimmy Carter linked to oil-for-food scam!

    01/20/2005 12:00:57 AM PST · by Ramtek57 · 338 replies · 13,440+ views ^ | January 20, 2005 |
    <p>Former President Jimmy Carter has been linked with a key figure in the U.N.'s oil-for-food scandal by the group leading the nationwide effort to evict the United Nations from American soil and halt U.S. funding of the U.N.</p>
  • And when the great wave fell back, the UN stood revealed, Notably Useless

    01/02/2005 4:26:03 PM PST · by saquin · 30 replies · 1,916+ views
    The Times (UK) ^ | 1/3/05 | Tim Hames
    ADLAI STEVENSON once argued that a politician is a statesman who “approaches every question with an open mouth”. If the performance of Jan Egeland, of the UN’s Office for the Co-ordination of Humanitarian Affairs, is an indication, the same is true of those paid by the United Nations. A week ago, despite just one day having passed since the Asian tsunami, with the reported death toll one tenth of what it is now believed to be, and ignoring the fact that public holidays are never the easiest times to start organising an aid effort, Mr Egeland saw fit to dismiss...
  • Md. purchasers who overpaid remain in jobs

    12/15/2004 5:46:25 AM PST · by RebelBanker · 8 replies · 388+ views
    The Baltimore Sun ^ | December 15, 2004 | Michael Dresser
    The State Highway Administration purchasing official who paid $26.99 a can for windshield de-icer that costs about 97 cents at retail is still on the job and still has a government-issued credit card, lawmakers learned yesterday. SHA Administrator Neil J. Pedersen told the General Assembly's Joint Audit Committee that the employee and others who paid exorbitant amounts for janitorial and maintenance items have not been disciplined because of a pending criminal investigation. Pedersen said they have retained their credit cards - which were used to purchase such items as toilet bowl cleaner at 16 times its retail cost - because...
  • Annan 'very Disappointed' His Son Received Payments From Firm With an Oil-for-Food Contract

    11/29/2004 7:26:35 PM PST · by Aussie Dasher · 116 replies · 3,800+ views ^ | 30 November 2004 | Aussie Dasher
    UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Secretary-General Kofi Annan said Monday he was "very disappointed and surprised" that his son had continued to receive payments until this February from a firm that had a contract with Iraq's oil-for-food program, the subject of numerous corruption investigations. Annan told reporters that he had been working on the understanding that payments to his son, Kojo Annan, from the Swiss-based firm Cotecna Inspection S.A. stopped in 1998 "and I had not expected that the relationship continued." But on Friday, U.N. spokesman Fred Eckhard said Kojo Annan's lawyer had informed the independent panel appointed by the secretary-general...
  • CA: Governor stretches his donation rules

    01/16/2004 9:35:19 AM PST · by NormsRevenge · 4 replies · 221+ views
    Mercury News ^ | 1/16/04 | Dion Nissenbaum
    <p>SACRAMENTO - After refusing money from single-interest trade associations, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger accepted donations from members of a building group who combined their individual contributions and sent them in as one.</p> <p>While the tactic is legal, critics said it flew in the face of the Republican governor's stated policy of not taking money from single-issue lobbying organizations.</p>