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  • Vanity-- Question: How is Obama Able to Force Syrian Refugees in Without Consent of Congress?

    10/06/2015 9:53:47 AM PDT · by Cubs Fan · 40 replies
    Is this some sort of presidential power? Or was it run by congress and as usual they caved in cowardice? Can anybody explain how this process is supposed to work?
  • Massive Iran gathering warns of bad nuclear deal with Iran

    06/13/2015 12:16:57 PM PDT · by Keyvan Salami · 8 replies
    June 13, 2015 | Keyvan Salami
    Less than three weeks remaining to the June 30 deadline set for the P5+1 to reach an agreement with Iran in negotiations over its nuclear program, tens of thousands of Iranian exiles from across the globe rallied on June 13 raising their voice in protest to the regime in Iran. Over 600 prominent international dignitaries from 69 countries joined the gathering in Villepinte near Paris in support of Iranian opposition calling for regime change in Iran. The keynote speaker of this gathering was Maryam Rajavi, President-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran, the umbrella opposition body composed of...
  • Caller puts it ALL into perspective on the Middle East and the US Govt

    10/05/2015 7:29:54 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 15 replies
    I wonder if this guy is a Freeper? Anyhow, this caller "Burt" from Utah on a National Radio Talk Show, the Savage Nation really lays it out nicely about everything in the Middle East. You can doubt him if you want, but I believe "Burt" nailed it on the head. Starts at 1 hour and 24 minutes, goes through a break (don't worry there are no commercials), and the guy is still there. Just listen to it and let me know what you think.
  • Does the West Prefer ISIS to Putin?

    10/03/2015 9:52:10 AM PDT · by pinochet · 37 replies
    Russian jets are bombing ISIS targets, and Western nations (the US, France and Britain) are denouncing Putin for those attacks. It is obvious some governments of the Western world want ISIS to win and take over the Middle East. For Heaven's sake, Putin is the only major world leader who is outspoken in defending the Christians in the Middle-East. Western governments do not care about Christians, whether in the Middle-East, or in America and Europe.
  • Stand Up with the Umpqua Christians (braylog)

    10/03/2015 8:45:04 AM PDT · by bray · 11 replies ^ | 10/3/15 | bray
    Judges 20:31 And the children of Benjamin went out against the people, and were drawn away from the city; and they began to smite of the people, and kill, as at other times, in the highways, of which one goeth up to the house of God, and the other to Gibeah in the field, about thirty men of Israel. As a Christian, a graduate of Umpqua Community and having lived in that area for 3 years as well as living in the apartments the killer lived in this week has been extremely close. For Obamarxist to get on the soapbox...
  • Come and Take It- The 180th Anniversary of the original flag and the Battle of Gonzales

    10/02/2015 10:06:29 AM PDT · by The Bat Ladys Husband · 11 replies
    Vanity | 10/02/2015 | The Bat Ladys Husband
    src="" Sara Seely DeWitt and her daughter Evaline made the flag, back then referred to as the Old Cannon Flag, now called the Come and Take It flag. Depicted on a white cloth was a cannon with a lone star above it, and the words "come and take it" beneath the cannon. It was Texas' first battle flag, and first lone star flag and was flown at the Battle of Gonzales called the Lexington of Texas. The Battle of Gonzales was the first military engagement of the Texas Revolution. It was fought near Gonzales, Texas, on October 2, 1835, between...
  • 400 Umpqua massacres EVERY day: Planned Parenthood's legacy.

    10/02/2015 9:18:57 AM PDT · by fishtank · 5 replies
    here ^ | 10-2-2015 | fishtank
    There are 400 Umpqua massacres EVERY day. This is Planned Parenthood's legacy.
  • O'Reilly plugging interview with Jeb for October 2nd

    10/01/2015 6:08:12 PM PDT · by usafa92 · 18 replies
    O'Reilly Factor | 10/1/2015 | usafa92
    Bill O'Reilly just promoting his interview with Jeb Bush for Friday night. According to O'Reilly, it will be Jeb as you've never seen him before. And he will have some interesting things to say about Trump.
  • Obama outraged about guns, but not the murder of living fetuses for sale of their body parts

    10/01/2015 3:32:01 PM PDT · by Obama_Is_Sabotaging_America · 46 replies ^ | October 1, 2015 | Obama_Is_Sabotaging_America
    President Obama is on fire about the evil of guns! Starting to look more and more like today's shooting was a precursor to a speech. Has he congratulated Congress for funding the abortion baby hacker for body parts clinic?
  • Contacting the mainstream media to protest their biased journalism

    10/01/2015 8:55:25 AM PDT · by Faith Presses On · 24 replies
    Faith Presses On
    Last week I posted about contacting the media in protest of how they cover stories like the Muslim teen hoax bomb case. I suggested doing so today, tomorrow and Saturday. This is a small action but every contact with someone means something. I called a local affiliate the other day to leave a comment. Maybe nothing will change but we're called to be lights, and like Jonah, to warn, and to share the Gospel, which media lies makes more difficult. I wonder what people's thoughts are on contacting the media, and if they do or don't. To contact the...
  • Anyone watching this community college president?

    10/01/2015 3:21:09 PM PDT · by jmranchman · 48 replies
    Anybody see this lady president of the junior college talking about the shooting? This is the typical response from these libtards
  • We Are Watching The Lost The Entire Middle East To Russia & Iran

    10/01/2015 11:24:25 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 57 replies
    We Are Watching The Lost The Entire Middle East To Russia & Iran The Administration did not destroy ISIS when we had the chance. Russia is now going to destroy ISIS in no time flat with the help of Iran. Russia and Iran will probably control Iraq, Syria, and who knows what other countries?
  • The Wisdom of my 5 Year Old Grandson

    10/01/2015 7:08:41 AM PDT · by Night Hides Not · 4 replies
    NHN ^ | 10/01/2015 | Night Hides Not
    My daughter told me this story yesterday: My grandson was at Barnes & Noble yesterday, as he received a gift card for his fifth birthday. Accompanied by his paternal grandmother, he happened to see a table with several of Ted Cruz' books on it. Pointing to the books on the table, he loudly proclaimed, "THAT'S THE NEXT PRESIDENT!!!"
  • Did Russia Just Touch Off WW3 ?

    09/30/2015 4:14:04 PM PDT · by knarf · 207 replies
    various, FOX ^ | September 30, 2015 | knarf
    I'm FOX challenged but today I had live feeds all over the place because of the Senate vote. Tonight, I'm now listening to a report that Putin has bombed the middle east and no one seems to know what is going on
  • Enough conspiracies already! THIS is how the establishment fixes primaries.

    09/29/2015 8:30:46 AM PDT · by dangus · 58 replies
    9-29-15 | dangus
    I can't affirm or deny the existence of Operation Hummingbird. But if it exists, it's a mere finishing touch on a much more obvious, right-in-your-face plan to make sure that the worst, most liberal candidates always win. Simply, the powers that be allow Democrats and low-info "Independent" voters to pick our candidates. A "closed" primary allows only registered party members to vote in the primary. An "open" primary allows anyone. ("Modified" primaries allow independents or certain other non-party members to vote.) The notion that states are obliged to have open primaries simply isn't true. Of the last 12 states to...
  • Do you WIN or LOSE under Trump's tax plan? (Vanity)

    09/28/2015 3:51:07 PM PDT · by RKBA Democrat · 135 replies
    Trump's Tax Plan ^ | 9-28-15 | Rkba Democrat
    I've been reading the articles and analysis on Donald Trump's tax plan. I've read several articles, and everyone has an opinion as to whether it helps the poor, hurts the poor, if it taxes people enough, whether it's conservative enough....blah, blah, blah. I couldn't care less what the theoretical impact is on some hypothetical person that exists in someone's imagination. What I care about are MY taxes. I have yet to see any posts or articles where someone takes out their tax return and figures it out. So I did that. I took out a piece of scrap paper and...
  • The Pro Rights Guide to the Gun Control Terminology

    09/28/2015 1:23:20 AM PDT · by Okimi2200 · 27 replies
    my thoughts on the subject | okimi2200
    The Pro Rights Guide to the Gun Control Terminology Part 1 Firearms definitions A much wiser man than me said if you can get them to ask the wrong question then you don’t need to worry about the answers. The pro rights movement has been making great strides toward freedom in recent years but the antis are still controlling the dialog. As long as they are allowed to dictate the terminology they can phrase and frame the debate to their advantage. If we truly wish to win this fight we have to stop letting the liberal media provide the definitions...
  • Trump is taking the Lead

    09/27/2015 7:41:52 PM PDT · by djstex · 81 replies
    DJSTEX ^ | 09/27/15 | djstex
    Donald Trump says... We CAN build a wall! We CAN deport illegals! We CAN get our jobs back! We CAN have a strong military! We CAN stop the Iran nuke deal! We CAN stop illegal immigration! We CAN take care of our veterans! We CAN control our trade agreements! We CAN stop spending money we don't have! We CAN prosecute and jail Hillary Clinton! We CAN Make America Great Again! After all that said ,what's the problem? Answer, Weak knee persons step aside and let this go forth! I see nothing but media and dems bellowing about Trump. Conservatives need...
  • Activism against the mainstream media, October 1-3

    09/26/2015 3:04:36 PM PDT · by Faith Presses On · 1 replies
    If you're so led by the Lord to oppose the mainstream media's anti-Christian agendas, then let them and their advertisers know that next Thursday, Friday and/or Saturday, October 1-3, by calling them, sending letters, writing emails, leaving feedback comments, and tweeting. By a number of people taking some action at the same time, at least some in the media will have to consider what they're doing and that if one person is speaking out, there are many others thinking the same thing and who might also take action in the future. Here are some of the most recent injustices that...
  • Speaking of winning and losing: Hit the road, Jack. [Boehner]

    09/27/2015 4:40:58 PM PDT · by Jim Robinson · 28 replies
    Re: Your statement about "We Lose because... conservative grassroots... yada yada." Wrong. We win, you lose.. You lost because of your boneheaded, slavish devotion to big government. You lost because you declared war against the conservative base of your party. You lost because you danced to the tune of the big GOPe donors. You lost because you failed your constituency. You lost because you lied to the voters. You lost because you're a sniveling coward. You lost because you failed to fight for the constitution. You lost because you are an incompetent nincompoop. And your partner in crime and equally...
  • Vanity: Temporary Fix for the Malware warning page that is plaguing FR today

    09/27/2015 9:13:23 AM PDT · by Maceman · 69 replies
    I am finding that I got the malware page warning now every time I click on a link to the original source page. However, I am finding this doesn't happen if you click from the link to the story from the main Forum page, rather than clicking on the link to the FR story page and then clicking to the original source link from there. I'll be interested to know whether this solution works for anybody else.
  • Stupid question about a stupid Secretary of State.

    09/26/2015 10:19:44 AM PDT · by Jonty30 · 31 replies
    Is everything that is sent to the Secretary of State classified by default? I would be surprised if the answer was no, because even mundane information can be revealing to enemies who.need to know. Thank you.
  • Islam Requires a Person to Violate the Constitution

    09/26/2015 8:34:23 AM PDT · by pinochet · 26 replies
    Ben Carson is being attacked for noting the difference between Islam and other faiths. Islam is a religion that requires a person to violate the US constitution, in order to be even a mild practitioner of that faith. In the performance of his job, a US President has to honor the Christian God Jesus, ahead of the Muslim God Allah, because America is a majority Christian nation. A moderate Muslim may be non-violent, but even he would never commit blasphemy against his God, Allah. An American President is required by law to defend the US pork industry against foreign pork...
  • Destroying America-The Recipe (vanity)

    09/25/2015 1:49:16 PM PDT · by Crucial · 18 replies
    August 27, 2015 | Self
    You should know by now the Left is trying to destroy America but what is the overall plan of their attack? This plan's foundation is rooted in the targeted depopulation of American citizens or rather future American citizens. This is the reason behind the Left's overzealous support for abortion. With a smaller, weakened citizenry, the Left has a greater chance of exerting its will. Unchecked illegal immigration further dilutes the influence of the citizenry whether they are granted citizenship or not because their understanding of citizenship will trend away from self-rule. The goal is to destroy Americans' belief in their...
  • No McCarthy! Who? Meadows? Labrador? Freeper input appreciated

    09/25/2015 1:02:21 PM PDT · by ifinnegan · 34 replies
    NA | 9/25/15 | Self
    Great news that Boner is resigning. I hear nonsense that McCarthy is next. That cannot happen. Mark Meadows did a lot to begin this back in August. He set the ball rolling. Does he want to be speaker? If so, we are obliged to support him. I remember Raul Labrador made noises that he would run for Speaker. Is he a good one to support if Meadows does not want the job? This post is to solicit informed input from Freepers who are much more knowledgeable than me. It cannot be McCarthy or we have just hit re-set.
  • Regarding Democrats Promising "Free Stuff"... (VANITY)

    09/25/2015 12:04:09 PM PDT · by TigerClaws · 1 replies
    VANITY Story link it to show the context of the image. During her unsuccessful final campaign for U.S. Senate, Mary Landrieu's supporters put out flyers listing the goodies that'd be taken away of the Republican were to win the election. Rare Jeb Bush gets anything right, but he nailed it this week on the 'free stuff' comment.
  • Example of OcommieCare Takeover Insanity

    09/24/2015 12:00:32 PM PDT · by CincyRichieRich · 6 replies
    9-24-15 | Self
    I just checked my mail; Anthem BCBS sent us a check for $11.25. I read further that this is due to 0'care. There is an part of 0'Care (0C) called the 80/20 rule. The healthcare insurance company is basically limited to 20% profit; if they don't spend 80% on claims, then they have to refund the remaining percentage to all payees. I have a $13,000 deductible with HSA as I am self-employed. Bottom line is Marxism is alive and well and if anyone owns a healthcare stock you are a fool.

    09/24/2015 5:16:23 AM PDT · by Nextrush · 72 replies
    Vanity | 9/24/2015 | Self
    A couple of things up front. I am a Ted Cruz supporters in word and deed$$$$. I have no animus towards Donald Trump as some posters (trolls?) have suggested Ted Cruz supporters have. I have expressed concerns about Trump but Donald has earned his place by solidly outperforming the other candidates with a message that connects, connects solidly with working people like the "Reagan Democrats" of which my father is one. Trump is 'sucking the air out of other candidates' with media attention focused on him and his poll leads demoralizing supporters of other candidates. Back in my teenage years...
  • Is Martin Shkreli a Clinton plant?

    09/23/2015 10:18:42 PM PDT · by ObamahatesPACoal · 16 replies
    I don't see any other logical reason for him speaking the way he did.
  • RUSSIA to send 95,000 troops, 170 bombers and 700 tanks to Syria (Iran TV Reports)

    09/23/2015 7:42:13 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 99 replies
    Twitter ^ | 09/23/15
    RUSSIA to send 95,000 troops, 170 bombers and 700 tanks to Syria to crush anti-Assad opposition - Official Iran TV reports.
  • Yom Kippur and Kol Nidre

    09/22/2015 10:08:38 AM PDT · by EveningStar · 36 replies
    various | September 22, 2015
    <p>As you know, Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the Jewish year, begins today at sundown and ends tomorrow at sundown. The evening service begins with the Kol Nidre. It has a haunting melody. Here it is, sung by Johnny Mathis.</p>
  • Trump needs to call out Anderson Cooper for his blatant lying

    09/21/2015 4:44:48 PM PDT · by Conserv · 37 replies
    I mean BLATANT lying. "Trump wants to round up all the muslims in the country" HUH? Even the Washington post had to call out Cooper's lying, but I want Trump to do it at one of his huge rallies.
  • Ted Cruz to appear on Stephen Colbert show tonight!

    09/21/2015 4:54:21 PM PDT · by mtrott · 91 replies
    Received an email from Cruz today that he will appear on Colbert on CBS tonight at 11:35pm. I've never watched that show, but they will get me tonight! Ted was brilliant with Cavuto today and I hope he can reach out to whoever it is who watch Colbert's show tonight.
  • Say no to "Syrian refugees"

    09/21/2015 6:22:28 AM PDT · by finnsheep · 18 replies
    vanity | finnsheep
    News reports say that 70% of the "refugees" are military age men. News reports also say 4 out of 5 are not from Syria. Further news reports say some are wearing crosses so people will think they are Christians. We did not take in the Yasidis when they were being murdered and their women sold into slavery. We did not offer a refuge to the Christians being murdered in many places in the Middle East. It does not make sense to offer homes to economic "refugees" who could easily be ISIS members. I am totally opposed to this. Turkey, the...
  • Has Obama ever denied being a Muslim? (vanity)

    09/21/2015 8:18:34 AM PDT · by far sider · 51 replies
    Total vanity here. I know Obama has claimed to be a Christian and I know he has "misspoken" now and then about his "muslim faith." But does anyone know if he has ever actually said flat-out "I am not a Muslim"?
  • [FReeper Editorial] Is Obama a Christian? A proposed response for conservative candidates...

    09/19/2015 8:30:26 AM PDT · by markomalley · 54 replies
    We see this Thursday that Donald Trump joined the ranks of conservative politicians who are under fire...not for what they've said but for what they haven't said. As we all know, Mr. Trump was confronted with a question during his Thursday Town Hall meeting in New Hampshire...a question likely posed by a plant from another campaign (Yeb?). Embedded within that question was an accusation that the current occupant of the White House was a Muslim. The Trump campaign has largely been silent about the issue since that point in time; however, any number of progressive Republican candidates have been convinced...

    09/19/2015 8:24:47 AM PDT · by Dick Bachert · 9 replies
    Vanity ^ | 9 19 2015 | Dick Bachert
    During the Friday, 9/19/15 edition of FNN's “The Five”, the hosts were posed questions from viewers. Each was asked two questions. One question was “Who would you most like to interview?” The other was “Whose political campaign would you like to run?” Kimberly's G's response to the first was “Winston Churchill. I just love Churchill.” To the second, her reply was “Carly Firorina” after which she mumbled something like “Yea Carly.” Kimberly is a very bright gal, but I suspect she is missing some vital information relative to her two selections as they each clearly hold very, very different views...
  • If Obama is Muslim, why is he pro-abortion and pro-gay "marriage"? [vanity]

    Pardon the vanity, but you don't have to like Obama to see some big holes in the idea that he's Muslim. Say what you will about Islam, is there any brand of Islam that is pro-feminist, pro-abortion, pro-homosexual-"marriage"? Those are the positions of secular humanists, and leftist mainline protestantism. I put Obama in one of those two camps.

    09/18/2015 7:50:11 AM PDT · by Dick Bachert · 14 replies
    Vanity ^ | 9 18 2015 | Dick Bachert
    HISTORY OF U.S. DEPORTATIONS and REMOVALS Throughout history, sovereign nations have frequently expelled those people the government considered threats. Many foreign states also have a history of not expelling those threats – but KILLING THEM. We don't do that here. At least, not yet! But, should those legitimately targeted for expulsion violently resist, we could see that at some point. Here's a short list of earlier American actions in that area: Following the Indian Removal Act of 1830, many members of the "Five Civilized Tribes" did not wish to assimilate. In 1838, President Andrew Jackson began relocating those Indian tribes...
  • CNN's Republican Debate Blocked in Hi-Def?

    09/17/2015 4:08:29 AM PDT · by 2harddrive · 27 replies
    The Communist News Network (CNN) broadcast of the Republican debate last night was NOT available in at least several parts of Texas last night in High Definition TV. One had to watch it in standard def, on an entirely different channel. Was ANY part of the US able to view the broadcast in Hi-Def? Or, was it completely blocked in Hi-Def to discourage viewership, since many people no longer know the standard def TV channels?
  • CNN debate changed nothing but rearrange the seats of 2nd, 3rd and 4th place

    09/17/2015 8:16:32 AM PDT · by Bigtigermike · 53 replies
    This overdrawn out debate being milked by CNN will change very little of this early primary season race . Many claim that Trump lost a bit a luster in the debate, now that's up for debate, no pun intended, but most Trump supporters are not going to go and jump ship to Carly or Rubio or Carson now. What's going to happen is that Carly Fiorina, if she is gaining support, will most likely pull supporters of other losing candidates like Bush, Walker or Carson into her corner. It's all about who is the anti-Trump candidate for some GOP voters...
  • Ted Cruz in both debates (vanity)

    09/17/2015 7:44:57 AM PDT · by Java4Jay · 70 replies
    In both debates Ted Cruz seemed to be shutout. For a candidate polling in the middle of the pack he got limited time, often less than the bottom feeders. I want my president to be assertive and fault Cruz for not jumping in. Cruz is my #1 yet gave him negative marks due to the above.
  • The Triumph of the Constitution

    09/17/2015 1:17:02 AM PDT · by Jacquerie · 5 replies
    1966 | Clinton Rossiter
    The triumph of the Convention of 1787 is that in raising a standard to which the wise and honest could repair, it also raised one that met the threefold test of legitimacy, popularity, and viability. One reason the Convention was able to strike the right balance between the urge to lead the people and the need to obey them, and between the urge to be noble and the need to be practical, was the disposition of most delegates to be “whole men” on stern principles and “halfway men” on negotiable details. Another was the way in which it worked with...
  • CNN Schools Fox on how to conduct a debate

    09/16/2015 7:19:07 PM PDT · by Company Man · 70 replies
    vanity | 9/16/15 | Company Man
    Wow, CNN really stepped up to provide a platform for an honest debate. All the moderators, including Hewitt, performed admirably.

    09/15/2015 5:16:29 AM PDT · by Nextrush · 21 replies
    Vanity | 9/15/2015 | Self
    For millions of Americans Donald Trump is a voice of reality in politics in the midst of voices of fantasy and illusion in political speech. Look at the latest stunning development in British politics, the election of a straightforward leftist Jeremy Corbyn as leader of the Labour Party. In his "Daily Mail" column last Sunday, Peter Hitchens tells the story of Corbyn which sounds so much like that of Donald Trump. "If (like me) you have attended any of Mr. Corbyn's overflowing campaign meetings, you will have seen the hunger-among the under-30s and over-50s especially-for principled, grown-up politics instead of...
  • Vanity

    09/13/2015 9:32:04 PM PDT · by djstex · 36 replies
    Vanity | 09/13/2015 | DJSTEX
    I'm just looking forward to the next debate! I've never posted a Thread or Post! I like the way this is Going for Us! Jeb down and Trump Up! Cruz will soon be right up there! I know it! I feel it!
  • Should the term "RINO" be redifined?

    09/13/2015 12:00:30 PM PDT · by America_Right · 55 replies
    Sept. 13, 2015 | Self
    Seeing all of this positive news about Trump has led me to a somewhat off-the-wall line of thought - is it time to redefine the term "RINO"? Let's face it, the GOP as a party no longer has true conservative values. The party has left its conservative roots behind, and has adopted a leftist/fascist philosophy among its establishment members.Since the term "RINO" is an acronym made from "Republican In Name Only", should it still be used as a pejorative? In my opinion, RINO should be a badge of honor at this point instead of an insult to a GOP candidate...
  • VANITY - "Ben Carson is Surging" email soliciting contributions is from NRCC

    09/13/2015 8:33:18 AM PDT · by Buckeye Battle Cry · 49 replies
    Mary ^ | 9/12/2015 | John Phillp Sousa IV
    The first presidential debate last month is history, and according to the post debate analysis provided on Fox News by Frank Luntz's focus group... Ben Carson's performance was the surprise of the evening! Since then, no one has gained more ground in the polls. Will you help us keep the momentum for Dr. Carson going? Chip in $20.16
  • The Silent Majority speaks - Collage of Latinos & Minority Voters Speak out FOR Trump

    09/12/2015 8:29:59 PM PDT · by 11th_VA · 39 replies
    Great Inspiring Video
  • New Trump Fight Song Video (This is REALLY REALLY Good !!!)

    09/12/2015 6:02:44 PM PDT · by 11th_VA · 50 replies
    LINK - It's REALLY REALLY Good !!!