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  • Warning to all who respond to comments

    06/20/2020 4:14:28 PM PDT · by jonascord · 80 replies
    VANITY | 6/20/20 | Jonas Cord
    There seems to be a new memo out, withing the last 24 hours, to all the Leftist trolls who are assigned to harass Conservatives on the various news sites and blogs, like Newsmax, and social blogs covered by Discus. Suddenly, all the trolls are threatening that they DEMAND that the IP of every Conservative who triggers them, "threatens" them, micro-agresses the Left, be released to the DoJ, (Lord help us), so that legal action can be taken.The same DoJ that won't stop cities from being burned, but... A word to the wise. Is it for real? Hellifino. I believe it...
  • George Floyd ...."Fentanyl intoxication, Methamphetamine in system...

    06/01/2020 9:53:42 PM PDT · by basalt · 260 replies
    theblaze ^ | 6-2-20 | Basalt
    https://www.theblaze.com/news/george-floyd-fentanyl-methamphetamine-autopsy
  • Video: A Brief Look Of The Real Bot Farms In China That Troll In Behalf Of The CCP

    05/22/2020 2:18:50 PM PDT · by USA Conservative · 14 replies
    Red State Nation ^ | 05.22.2020 | Sarah Hall
    Nearly half of the Twitter accounts spreading messages on the social media platform about the coronavirus pandemic are likely bots, researchers at Carnegie Mellon University said Wednesday. Researchers culled through more than 200 million tweets discussing the virus since January and found that about 45% were sent by accounts that behave more like computerized robots than humans. It is too early to say conclusively which individuals or groups are behind the bot accounts, but researchers said the tweets appeared aimed at sowing division in America. “We do know that it looks like it’s a propaganda machine, and it definitely matches...
  • Bloomberg Trolls Trump With Billboard Taunts Near Rallies in Phoenix and Las Vegas

    02/21/2020 1:12:30 PM PST · by SmokingJoe · 97 replies
    Gatewaypundit ^ | Feb 21 2020 | Kristenn Taylor
    The campaign of Democrat presidential candidate former NY City Mayor and billionaire businessman Mike Bloomberg rented billboards with rotating trolling messages taunting President Donald Trump near rally locations in Phoenix and Las Vegas this week. Rather than policy, the billboard messages mostly focus on personal attacks on Trump, such as “Trump eats burnt steak. Mike Bloomberg likes his medium rare.” The set of messages released by the Bloomberg campaign: “Donald Trump lost the popular vote. Mike Bloomberg won the popular vote in three consecutive elections.” “Donald Trump went broke running a casino.” Donald Trump cheats at golf. Mike Bloomberg doesn’t.”...
  • TED CRUZ: Cruz Presses Trump on Blocking Russian Gas Pipeline to Germany

    12/05/2019 10:58:23 AM PST · by conservative98 · 82 replies
    Ted Cruz on Twitter ^ | December 5, 2019, 2 hrs ago | Ted Cruz
  • IBM, Microsoft and Linux Foundation link arms to fight patent trolls with 'multimillion' scheme

    11/20/2019 5:30:57 AM PST · by dayglored · 14 replies
    The Register ^ | Nov 20, 2019 | Tim Anderson
    Linux was a 'cancer' but Microsoft is now defending it IBM, Microsoft and the Linux Foundation have partnered with the Open Invention Network (OIN), a company formed to protect Linux from patent threats, to take on "Patent Assertion Entities", also known as patent trolls.Specifically, the group will help fund the Open Source Zone of Unified Patents, an organisation which provides legal services to deter "unsubstantiated or invalid patent assertions".The move had already been flagged at the Open Source Summit in Lyon last month, but the identity of the participating companies was not then known. OIN CEO Keith Bergelt spoke to...
  • SATIRE Chick-Fil-A Trades Adoring Christian Fans For Outraged Mob

    11/19/2019 5:24:41 PM PST · by Pining_4_TX · 68 replies
    The Babylon Bee ^ | 11/18/19 | The Babylon Bee
    U.S.—Chick-fil-A has said it will stop making donations to Christian groups that oppose the LGBTQ movement. The move is said to be a "good trade" as Chick-fil-A has sacrificed its Christian fans in favor of an outraged mob that will stop at nothing to destroy them. Restaurant spokespeople say they believe this move will be enough to appease the LGBTQ community and aren't worried about further demands from the mob until Chick-fil-A is groveling at the outraged leftists' feet.
  • CNN’s Tapper: Trump Has an ‘Army of Trolls’ That Will Defend Anything He Does

    09/28/2019 3:36:49 AM PDT · by SanchoP · 80 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 27 Sep 2019 | Pam Key
    <p>Tapper said, “It’s been pointed out that Nixon had a better legal apparatus to defend him and Bill Clinton as well during their impeachments than President Trump has.”</p> <p>He added, “But President Trump has something that Nixon didn’t not have. He has Fox News. He has an army of trolls. He has sites, websites that will defend anything he says or does, and that could very well come into play. They are already coming to his defense.”</p>
  • Vanity: Sarah Palin’s Divorce and Things to Ponder

    09/09/2019 2:54:33 PM PDT · by CondoleezzaProtege · 386 replies
    CP
    Monitoring Governor Palin’s pre-ascent to the national political scene was one of the stories that prompted my joining FR while in college. I remember Free Republic being one of the few places online (along with Glenn Beck’s show, to his credit) to profile the rising star governor: her successes navigating Alaska’s international corporate oil scene, her carrying a Down Syndrome baby to term, and before anybody in the media or even GOP establishment knew who she was — her qualifications as a viable for runningmate for John McCain. I stayed up all night before the day of the announcement, praying...
  • McConnell vows to 'vigorously' oppose Moore's Senate bid

    06/20/2019 4:47:02 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 145 replies
    The Hill ^ | - 06/20/19 04:06 PM EDT | JORDAIN CARNEY
    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) signaled on Thursday that he and his allies will actively work to oppose Roy Moore's bid for Alabama's Senate seat after the conservative firebrand announced he was jumping into the race. "We'll be opposing Roy Moore vigorously," McConnell told reporters after returning to the Capitol after a White House briefing on Iran. McConnell's comments come after he warned, during an interview with the Associated Press shortly before Moore announced his bid, that he would "oppose him in every way." Moore announced on Thursday afternoon that he would launch a bid for Alabama's Senate seat...
  • North Korea launches short-range 'projectiles': report

    05/04/2019 12:06:31 AM PDT · by conservative98 · 13 replies
    Fox News ^ | Last Update 1 hour ago | Elizabeth Zwirz, Louis Casiano
    North Korea reportedly launched multiple unidentified short-range "projectiles" off its eastern coast Saturday. Word of the firings was reported by South Korea's Yonhap News Agency, which cited South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS). The South initially reported that the Communist North fired short-range missiles but later retracted that statement.
  • Teens photobomb 'anti-LGBT' politician with a kiss

    05/02/2019 7:54:08 PM PDT · by Ennis85 · 16 replies
    CNN ^ | May 2nd 2019 | Gianluca Mezzofiore
    Social activists Gaia Parisi and Matilde Rizzo are just friends -- but when Italy's ultra-conservative Interior Minister Matteo Salvini visited their hometown, the 19-year-olds couldn't resist the chance to photobomb him with a same-sex kiss. Salvini, who is leader of the far-right, anti-immigrant League Party, recently endorsed and addressed an anti-LGBT and anti-abortion World Congress of Families event in Verona, Italy. The group's stated mission is to "defend the natural family." (Ours is) ... a message of love and tolerance against the language and the attitude of hatred that politicians like Matteo Salvini keep spreading," Parisi told CNN. "But also...
  • I owe you an apology... (Vanity(?)) [Zot!]

    03/30/2019 10:39:44 PM PDT · by packrat01 · 156 replies
    03/31/2019 | self
    I must apologize. I do not have the time to make individual apologies to each one of you who I have offended, hence the general post. I have learned a lot in the last several years. Some of the things I've learned: I USED TO vote the lesser of two evils. No longer. God is Sovereign in illumination, as He is in salvation. He doen't give the same light to everyone at the same time. If you're in the dark; blame God, or get wisdom. Lincoln was NOT a good president. One of the most evil, actually. The CSA were...
  • Senator Mike Lee Epic Trolling On Senate Floor… AOC Is Mad, Mad, Mad!

    03/26/2019 5:39:11 PM PDT · by LibWhacker · 48 replies
    Citizen Free Press ^ | 3/26/19 | posted by Kane
    Watch Mike Lee making fun of AOC in Senate chamber today => https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=xV2SjE_afNsMike Lee makes fun of the Green New Deal using Reagan on a dinosaur, Star Wars and Sharknado Mike Lee took to the Senate chamber with a series of bizarre and comical floor charts. They included one depicting former President Ronald Reagan holding a machine gun while riding a velociraptor and another showing Utah Gov. Gary Herbert fending off a shark from the movie “Sharknado 4.” The goal of the Utah Republican’s floor speech? “To consider Green New Deal with the seriousness it deserves.” Short highlight clip… "This...
  • Why People Troll

    03/16/2019 4:27:09 PM PDT · by pcottraux · 29 replies
    Depths of Pentecost ^ | March 16, 2019 | Philip Cottraux
    Why People Troll By Philip Cottraux Imagine someone whose life never took off the way they wanted. For whatever reason, they are now stuck in a miserable situation; a dream career never came to be and they still live in mom’s basement. Their life is parasitic and they know it. The only thing that brings them any relief is tearing down others. Those who don’t create can only try to destroy. It’s a sad fact that goes all the way back to Cain and Abel. Abusive childhoods are breeding grounds for adult addictions. Traumatic events that occur while the brain...
  • Rotten Tomatoes Mulls Further Tightening User Guidelines to Combat Trolls

    03/14/2019 5:02:31 PM PDT · by EdnaMode · 12 replies
    Hollywood Reporter ^ | March 14, 2019 | Pamela McClintock
    On Feb. 26 — amid a deluge of negative posts about the female-led Captain Marvel — Rotten Tomatoes said it would no longer let users say whether they want to see a movie until it begins playing in theaters. Online trolls exacted their revenge by flooding the website with thousands of audience reviews trashing the superhero pic once it opened March 8. But the play didn't work. Captain Marvel is a blockbuster, opening to $154.3 million domestically and more than $455 million globally over the March 8-10 weekend, the sixth-biggest launch of all time. And by Tuesday, it was zooming...
  • Why My Wife And I Decided To Abort Our Unborn Gay Son [SATIRE]

    03/01/2019 4:54:20 PM PST · by RoosterRedux · 84 replies
    The Federalist ^ | February 28, 2019 | Stephen Lavedas
    My girlfriend and I recently found out she is pregnant. I told her I’d support her and the baby, and secretly started saving for an engagement ring. She said she thought I would have wanted her to get an abortion. I didn’t—at least at first. She was excited and started planning the nursery. It took me two months to save up, but I finally got on one knee and popped the question. She cried and said yes. I’m still scared about being a dad, but I’ve got a good job and so does she. We’ll make a great family, just...
  • Ukraine Doesn't Deserve America's Blind Support

    12/05/2018 7:00:43 PM PST · by Pining_4_TX · 66 replies
    The American Conservative ^ | 11/29/18 | Ted Galen Carpenter
    The recent clash between Russian and Ukrainian naval vessels in the Kerch Strait has generated a flurry of alarm. NATO was compelled to call an emergency meeting with Ukraine and the UN Security Council convened an urgent session to discuss the crisis. Exercising their usual tendency to oversimplify murky geopolitical rivalries, Western officials and journalists embraced the knee-jerk narrative that the incident is yet another case of Vladimir Putin’s blatant aggression and “outlaw behavior” against its peace-loving, democratic neighbor. Right on cue, CNN, MSNBC, and other media outlets dispatched stridently anti-Russian editorials masquerading as news stories. In reality, the Kerch...
  • CNN's Jim Acosta trolls Trump with tweet saying he WILL cover the president's visit to Paris..

    11/10/2018 12:17:13 PM PST · by COUNTrecount · 78 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | November 10, 2018 | David Martosco
    Acosta trolls Trump with tweet saying he WILL cover the president's visit to Paris after White House strip him of press credentials over angry clash with president Acosta, a longtime critic of the president, tweeted from Paris that he was there to cover Trump's visit He was denied access to the White House on Wednesday night and his pass was confiscated after a heated press-conference shouting match with Trump It ended with brief physical contact with a female intern who tried to take the microphone On Friday Trump told DailyMail.com as he left the White House that he hasn't decided...
  • The Big Story: Russian Say 'White Helmets' Plan "Chemical Attack" In Syria And Shootdown Aftermath

    09/19/2018 3:53:03 AM PDT · by Nextrush · 4 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 9/19/2018 | Nextrush/Self
    "Militants and activists of the White Helmets continue fabricating the sham scenes that will feature the alleged use of chemical weapons inside the Idlib zone of de-escalation. The filming of these fakes are already taken place in some Syrian districts. Notably, the organizers forced the Syrians abducted previously in Idlib and Aleppo Governates to take part in the filming." Russian UN Ambassador Vasily Nebanzya at UN Security Council 9/18/2018 Russia is moving forward with Turkey to clear out a buffer zone in the Idlib region by October 15th. But the Russians also say jihadists are planning a fake attack using...