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  • Widow of Trump’s Friend: ‘Completely False’ He Took Trump’s SAT Test

    07/08/2020 9:47:59 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 79 replies
    Legal Insurrection ^ | Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 9:00pm | Mary Chastain
    “When you put somebody’s name in print in a book, you want to make sure the facts around it are correct, especially if they are not living because it’s not like Joe is here and he would have known how to deal with this.” President Donald Trump’s estranged niece Mary claimed he paid his old friend Joe Shapiro to take his SAT test. Pam Shriver, a former tennis pro and Shapiro’s widow, hit back at Mary’s accusations. The widow of the man who Mary Trump alleges took the SAT test for @realDonaldTrump says her husband didn't meet Donald Trump until...
  • Trump’s niece Mary photographed smiling behind Resolute Desk in Oval Office

    07/08/2020 10:24:59 AM PDT · by conservative98 · 61 replies
    NY Post ^ | July 8, 2020 | 1:05pm | Ebony Bowden
    WASHINGTON — President Trump’s niece Mary sure seemed happy to be in the company of her “monster” of an uncle as she smiled for a picture sitting behind the Resolute Desk in the Oval Office. The photo, published by the Daily Mail on Wednesday, was reportedly taken in April 2017 when the family celebrated the 80th birthday of the president’s sister, Maryanne, just months after he was inaugurated.
  • Harvard to Implement Online Learning for All Students, Tuition Remains $50,000

    07/06/2020 10:14:14 AM PDT · by RummyChick · 52 replies
    nro ^ | 7/6/2020 | evans
    Harvard University has announced it will implement online learning for all courses during the coming academic year, while tuition for the Ivy League school will remain about $50,000. Up to 40 percent of undergraduate students will be cleared to live on campus this fall, including all incoming freshmen, according to a statement posted Monday on Harvard’s website. All Harvard seniors will be allowed to return to campus in the spring semester, with freshmen returning home. However, even those students who choose to live on campus will be required to take part in online instruction.
  • Tweets resurface of Kaepernick wishing followers happy 4th of July in 2012, 2011

    07/05/2020 12:10:23 PM PDT · by Kevin in California · 26 replies
    Disrn ^ | 07/05/2020 | Adam Ford
    After activist Colin Kaepernick posted an inflammatory tweet on Saturday condemning the Fourth of July as a "celebration of white supremacy," other tweets from the ex-NFL quarterback resurfaced from 2012 and 2011 in which he wished his followers a happy Independence Day. In 2011, Kaepernick said, "Happy 4th of july everyone I hope everyone has a blessed day":
  • Rocket Lab Electron launch fails

    07/04/2020 9:53:15 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 12 replies
    Space News ^ | July 4, 2020 | by Jeff Foust —
    The Electron rocket lifted off from the company’s Launch Complex 1 at Mahia Peninsula, New Zealand, at 5:19 p.m. Eastern. The launch was originally scheduled for July 3 but pushed back two days because of poor weather in the forecast, only for the company to move up the launch to July 4 based on a reassessment of the weather. The initial phases of the launch appeared to go as planned, although the vehicle’s passage through “max-q,” or maximum dynamic pressure, appeared to be rougher than what was seen in previous launches. Onboard video taken shortly before first-stage separation showed material...
  • Man Who Drove Into Black Lives Matter Protesters In Seattle Is Identified (HE'S BLACK)

    07/04/2020 11:07:17 AM PDT · by euram · 152 replies
    NewsOne ^ | July 4 2020 | NewsOneStaff
    The person who drove a car into a group of Black Lives Matter protesters in Seattle early Saturday morning and left two of them in critical condition has been identified. The Associated Press reported that Dawit Kelete was behind the wheel of a white sedan that swerved directly into the protesters marching on a local highway, hitting two women. A graphic video circulating on social media showed the point of impact that violently flung the victims’ bodies high into the air over Interstate 5.
  • Video captures Detroit police SUV drive through crowd of protesters (smashed window, thugs on hood)

    06/29/2020 2:50:17 AM PDT · by Libloather · 41 replies
    Click on Detroit ^ | 6/28/20 | Victor Williams
    DETROIT – A violent confrontation happened Sunday night on Detroit’s southwest side. Video from the scene captured a Detroit police SUV driving through a crowd, knocking several people to the ground. The video shows the police officer revving the engine, trying to get a protester off the vehicle before pressing on the gas and accelerating through the crowd. One protester said the officer’s actions validate the protests and said the Detroit police “feels like they could do anything with impunity.” “That’s why we march,” he said. “The police feel like their badge gives them the authority to do harm and...
  • Satellite image: Iran blast struck by suspected missile site

    06/27/2020 8:47:15 AM PDT · by Roman_War_Criminal · 59 replies
    AP ^ | 6/26/2020 | Jon Gambrell
    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An explosion that rattled Iran’s capital came from an area in its eastern mountains that analysts believe hides an underground tunnel system and missile production sites, satellite photographs showed Saturday. What exploded in the incident early Friday that sent a massive fireball into the sky near Tehran remains unclear, as does the cause of the blast. The unusual response of the Iranian government in the aftermath of the explosion, however, underscores the sensitive nature of an area near where international inspectors believe the Islamic Republic conducted high-explosive tests two decades ago for nuclear weapon...
  • Latest Harris Poll Shows Sharp Narrowing of Biden Lead from 10 to Only 4 points

    06/26/2020 4:26:18 PM PDT · by nwrep · 214 replies
    The Hill ^ | June 26, 2020 | Staff
    If the general election for President were held today, 43 percent of registered voters said they'd choose vote for presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden, while 39 percent said they would vote for a second President Trump term, a new Hill-HarrisX poll finds. The four-point lead for the former vice president is down from 10 percentage points in the same poll from June 1-4. Trump trailed Biden 47-37 in that poll. Party loyalty seems to be intensifying for the President with a 4 percentage point increase of support among Republican voters. The Hill-HarrisX poll was conducted online among 951 registered voters...
  • Judicial Watch Obtains Secret Service Records Showing Hunter Biden Took 411 Flights, Visited 29 Countries

    06/26/2020 10:20:26 AM PDT · by jazusamo · 82 replies
    Judicial Watch ^ | June 26, 2020 | JW Staff
    (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today it received records from the U.S. Secret Service showing that, for the first five and a half years of the Obama administration, Hunter Biden traveled extensively while receiving a Secret Service protective detail. During the time period of the records provided, Hunter Biden, son of then-Vice President Joe Biden, took 411 separate domestic and international flights, including to 29 different foreign countries. He visited China five times. Judicial Watch’s February 7, 2020, Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request sought: Records reflecting the dates and locations of travel, international and domestic, for Hunter Biden...
  • Obama VA in 2015: “Become a Kung Flu Fighter! Get Your Flu Shot!”

    06/24/2020 7:37:09 AM PDT · by deks · 22 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | June 24, 2020 | Kristinn Taylor
    Well, this is embarrassing for the media and the Democrats. After being attacked as “racist” for using the jocular term “Kung flu” for the COVID-19 coronavirus, it turns out President Trump is not the first in government to use that term. The Obama administration used the term “Kung flu” in September 2015 for a Veterans Affairs campaign promoting flu shots. The flu shot campaign featured an image of a mask(!) wearing martial arts fighter in action.
  • Joint Statement from U.S. Attorney Jay E. Town and FBI Special Agent in Charge Johnnie Sharp, Jr. Regarding the Noose Found in NASCAR’s Bubba Wallace’s Garage at Talladega Superspeedway

    06/23/2020 2:28:12 PM PDT · by RummyChick · 118 replies
    Justice ^ | 6/23/2020 | Justice
    “On Monday, fifteen FBI special agents conducted numerous interviews regarding the situation at Talladega Superspeedway. After a thorough review of the facts and evidence surrounding this event, we have concluded that no federal crime was committed. The FBI learned that garage number 4, where the noose was found, was assigned to Bubba Wallace last week. The investigation also revealed evidence, including authentic video confirmed by NASCAR, that the noose found in garage number 4 was in that garage as early as October 2019. Although the noose is now known to have been in garage number 4 in 2019, nobody could...
  • Jimmy Kimmel Apologizes for Blackface Impression of NBA Star Karl Malone

    06/23/2020 10:58:22 AM PDT · by Responsibility2nd · 77 replies
    The late-night host also says waiting to say something about the impersonation "was a mistake." Jimmy Kimmel is apologizing for a blackface impression he did of NBA star Karl Malone in the mid- and late 1990s. The ABC late-night host, who's currently taking a summer break from Jimmy Kimmel Live, issued the statement Tuesday. It comes amid a continued reckoning in the industry over racist depictions of Black people and other people of color in the past, ranging from Gone With the Wind being temporarily removed from HBO Max to Hulu pulling down four episodes of 30 Rock that featured...
  • Joe Biden Did Not Sponsor or Co-sponsor Any Juneteenth Bills in Senate

    06/20/2020 8:28:58 AM PDT · by knighthawk · 20 replies
    Breitbart ^ | June 20 2020 | JOEL B. POLLAK
    Former Vice President Joe Biden did not sponsor or co-sponsor any of the six bills recognizing Juneteenth during his time in the U.S. Senate, though he is now attempting to champion the holiday. Juneteenth commemorates the day that slaves in Galveston, Texas, were informed — on June 19, 1865 — that they had been freed by President Abraham Lincoln in the Emancipation Proclamation more than two years before. A search of GovTrack records of congressional bills, which is a complete record of all legislation dating back to 1973 — the year Biden entered the Senate — finds that Biden neither...
  • ‘I’m sorry, what?’ Watch as Joe Biden explains why ‘you ought to marry into a family of 5 or more sisters’

    06/18/2020 2:40:19 PM PDT · by kevcol · 34 replies
    Twitchy ^ | June 18, 2020 | Doug P.
    the Democrat nominee for president was back at it today, and this time he was in off-prompter form: Joe Biden: "You ought to marry into a family of 5 or more sisters… You know why that's the reason? One of them always loves you." — The Hill (@thehill)
  • 77 Percent of Truck Drivers Say They Will Not Deliver to Dangerous Far Left Cities with Defunded Police Departments

    06/13/2020 8:16:47 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 45 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 06/13/2020 | Jim Hoft
    77% of truck drivers say they will not deliver to far left cities with defunded police departments. Nor should they. Truck driving is a dangerous profession. Far left mayors and violent rioters make it deadly.Here’s a scene from a “peaceful protest” last week that did not end well for the trucker. CLICK ABOVE ARTICLE LINK FOR THE VIDEO The mob yanked him from his cab and beat him senseless. Truck driver dragged out of his vehicle into the road and attacked by a mob of savages in Minneapolis.— Jack Dawkins (@DawkinsReturns) June 1, 2020 Via CD Life: As...
  • Stacey Abrams says she hasn't heard from Biden campaign about VP search

    06/11/2020 7:43:33 AM PDT · by kevcol · 58 replies
    The Hill ^ | June 11, 2020 | Tal Axelrod
    Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams says she has not heard from Joe Biden’s presidential campaign as it starts its vetting process to pick a nominee for vice president. “I have said many times that if called I will answer, but I have not received any calls,” Abrams, who rose to prominence when she narrowly lost Georgia’s gubernatorial race in 2018, said Wednesday night on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.” Abrams, also a former leader in the Georgia state House, has been frequently floated as a possible running mate for Biden, particularly as pressure ramps up for the former vice president...
  • Rioter critically injured after statue falls on his head

    06/10/2020 7:01:59 PM PDT · by Trump20162020 · 216 replies
    Twitter ^ | June 10, 2020 | Breaking911
    Protester critically injured after toppled Confederate statue landed on his head in Portsmouth, Virginia “We could see that his skull was actually showing..”
  • CBS Poll: 55% of Americans Support Restrictions or Ban on Abortion

    06/10/2020 11:10:17 AM PDT · by Morgana · 16 replies
    BREITBART ^ | June 10, 2020 | Dr. Susan Berry
    A new CBS poll released Monday found 55 percent of Americans support either restrictions on abortion or a ban on the procedure entirely. The telephone poll surveyed the views of 1,309 Americans, including 454 Democrats, 331 Republicans, and 524 independents. The results indicated that, while 43 percent of participants said abortion should be “generally available,” 55 percent said the procedure should be restricted or completely banned, including 31 percent who said it should be “available but under limits,” and 24 percent who said it “should not be permitted” at all. With political party as a factor, only 20 percent of...
  • WaPo Poll: Three Times As Many Americans Say Police Used Too Little Force to Stop Rioters, Versus Too Much Force

    06/10/2020 10:51:19 AM PDT · by rktman · 31 replies ^ | 6/10/2020 | Guy Benson
    Josh Kraushaar âś” @HotlineJosh NPR-Marist poll: 56% of registered voters believe police behaving appropriately or not aggressively enough Only 34% believe police too aggressive. Â…