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  • "Verne Troyer, Mini-Me actor from Austin Powers films, dies aged 49."

    04/22/2018 7:50:39 AM PDT · by Voption · 13 replies
    ABC News Australia ^ | Apri 21, 2018 | YouTube/Australian Broadcasting
    Actor Verne Troyer, who was best known for playing Mini-Me in Austin Powers, has died aged 49, according to an official social media post. Troyer was born in 1969 in Sturgis, Michigan with achondroplasia, a genetic condition that kept him at 2 feet 8 inches (81 centimeter's) tall.
  • Justice IG sends criminal referral of Andrew McCabe to US attorney

    04/19/2018 11:21:53 AM PDT · by Rumierules · 69 replies
    CNN.com ^ | 4-19-2018 | Pamela Brown
    The Justice Department's inspector general has sent a criminal referral regarding former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe to the US attorney's office in Washington, according to a source familiar with the matter. A McCabe spokesperson, the Justice Department and US attorney's office all declined to comment.
  • Black man demands free Starbucks coffee as ‘reparations’ — white barista immediately complies

    04/19/2018 8:18:53 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 105 replies
    American Mirror ^ | 04/19/2018 | Olaf Ekberg
    A white Starbucks barista probably violated company policy when she handed over a free coffee to a black man who demanded it in the name of race “reparations.” Bryan Sharpe, who goes by “Hotep Jesus” on Twitter, filmed himself going into a Starbucks store to demand a “free coffee” because they’re “racist.” __________________________________________________ Starbucks is racist https://t.co/fPf3ERMlXX — Hotep Jesus 🧠 (@VibeHi) April 15, 2018 __________________________________________________ “I heard ya’ll was racist, so I came to get my free coffee,” Sharpe says in the video to the white barista taking his order. “I saw that!” the girls responds. “I heard you...
  • Pelosi Falsely Claims Trump Fired Mueller, ‘So Furious I Can Barely Write’

    04/17/2018 9:36:56 AM PDT · by DeathBeforeDishonor1 · 15 replies
    Conservative Tribune ^ | 3/16/18 | Cillian Zeal
    If you’re not a fan of California Democrat Rep. Nancy Pelosi, watching her diminishing returns as House minority leader — particularly on camera — can be rather humorous. I mean, this is someone who once criticized President Donald Trump for not visiting countries in alphabetical order (I think she may have been trying to make a funny, but even Andy Kaufman never elicited crickets like that) and constantly stammers through even the simplest questions at news conferences. Pelosi’s foibles are funny in their own little way, albeit … well, somewhat indicative of someone reaching retirement age. However, they’ve mostly been...
  • Pahrump-based radio host Art Bell dies at 72

    04/15/2018 10:22:54 AM PDT · by rktman · 19 replies
    reviewjournal.com ^ | 4/13/2018 | Rio Lacanlale
    He was awake when most of the country was asleep, cultivating a loyal following while sharing his fascination with the unexplained on his nighttime paranormal-themed show. For the better part of two decades, longtime late-night radio personality Art Bell was his own producer, engineer and host of his show, “Coast to Coast AM.” He later launched his own satellite radio program from his Pahrump home after retiring from full-time hosting duties in 2003. On the airwaves, Bell captivated listeners with his fascination for the unexplained, such as UFOs, alien abductions and crop circles. He died Friday at his home at...
  • Steven Spielberg: Indiana Jones Should Be Played by a Woman

    04/05/2018 11:59:06 AM PDT · by ethom · 103 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 4 Apr 2018 | Ben Kew
    Veteran Hollywood film director Steven Spielberg says the next star of one of his most iconic characters, Indiana Jones, should be played by a woman. Speaking to The Sun as his latest film Ready Player One hits the cinemas, Spielberg said that although it would risk anger from longtime fans of the Indiana Jones franchise, it is time the explorer took on “a different form.” “We’d have to change the name from Jones to Joan,” he said. “And there would be nothing wrong with that.” Ford, 75, first played Indiana Jones in 1981’s Raiders of the Lost Ark and reprised...
  • Trump Is Not a Target and That’s Big: Game over? (John Podhoretz)

    04/04/2018 6:28:44 AM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 99 replies
    Commentary ^ | April 3, 2018 | JOHN PODHORETZ
    53 shares A The Washington Post reports tonight: “Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III informed President Trump’s attorneys last month that he is continuing to investigate the president but does not consider him a criminal target at this point, according to three people familiar with the discussions.” You’re going to hear a lot about this story, and much of what you hear is going to focus on its secondary details. Among them, that Mueller is reportedly thinking of writing separate reports about the various charges and those reports could be very damaging. Do not be misled. Yes, the story goes...
  • First sentence handed down in Mueller probe (30 days)

    04/04/2018 6:04:38 AM PDT · by Zakeet · 29 replies
    Washington Post ^ | April 3, 2018 | Spencer S. Hsu
    A London-based lawyer was ordered to serve 30 days in prison after a federal judge Tuesday handed down the first sentence in special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Alex van der Zwaan, 33, a son-in-law of a prominent Russian-based banker, pleaded guilty Feb. 20 to lying to the FBI about his contacts in September and October of 2016 with a business associate of onetime Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and with Manafort’s deputy, former Trump aide Rick Gates. Prosecutors said van der Zwaan also destroyed emails the special counsel had...
  • Just Hit 50%, Which Is Higher Than Cheatin’ Obama At The Same Time In His Administration.

    04/03/2018 5:57:49 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 22 replies
    Twitter ^ | 04/03/18 | Donald J. Trump
    Thank you to Rasmussen for the honest polling. Just hit 50%, which is higher than Cheatin’ Obama at the same time in his Administration. Check out the fact that you can’t get a job at ratings challenged @CNN unless you state that you are totally anti-Trump? Little Jeff Zuker, whose job is in jeopardy, is not having much fun lately. They should clean up and strengthen CNN and get back to honest reporting! The Fake News Networks, those that knowingly have a sick and biased AGENDA, are worried about the competition and quality of Sinclair Broadcast. The “Fakers” at CNN,...
  • DNC's Perez: "Voter Suppression" To Only Count Number Of U.S. Citizens In Census

    03/28/2018 5:34:04 AM PDT · by Sir Napsalot · 135 replies
    RCP Video ^ | 3-27-2018 | Ian Schwartz
    om Perez, chairman of the Democratic National Committee, joins MSNBC's MTP Daily to discuss the citizenship question being added to the 2020 census. Guest host Katy Tur asked Perez shouldn't it matter who is a citizen of this country, in terms of representation, and who is not. Perez said trying to figure out who and who is not a citizen is a "scare tactic" and called it "voter suppression" to only county U.S. citizens in the census. He said not counting non-citizens will hurt "funding formulas." (snip) They want to change it to count the number of U.S. citizens so...
  • Broward deputy accused of sleeping on duty at Stoneman Douglas

    03/21/2018 1:29:09 PM PDT · by PROCON · 15 replies
    guns.com ^ | March 21, 2018 | Chris Eger
    Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel welcomed an offer to have Florida state police help guard the entrances and exits to the school after one of his deputies was found asleep on the job Tuesday. (Photo: BCSO)A deputy assigned to secure Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida has been suspended after he was spotted taking a nap in his car. The school, site of a shooting that left 17 dead last month, has upped its security as students and staff return to campus and the deputy believed to be asleep, Moises Carotti, was part of that effort. A Broward...
  • Sister of Dylann Roof charged after bringing drugs, weapons to school

    03/15/2018 8:52:55 AM PDT · by bgill · 12 replies
    abc ^ | Mar. 14, 2018 | Andrea Butler
    The sister of Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof has been charged after deputies say she brought weapons to school on National Walkout Day. On Wednesday, the Richland County Sheriff’s Department said that 18-year-old Morgan Roof was charged with simple possession of marijuana and two counts of carrying a weapon on school grounds. Reportedly, a school resource officer was contacted by a school administrator after marijuana, pepper spray and a knife were found on Roof. There was also a social media post on Snapchat which caused students and staff to be alarmed.
  • Hillary Clinton blames 'pressure' from men for why white women voted for Trump

    03/13/2018 6:02:45 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 112 replies
    Fox News. com ^ | March 13, 2018 | Alex Pappas
    Hillary Clinton’s trip to India is evoking memories from her failed 2016 bid for president, as the Democrat makes headlines for blaming racism and misogyny for her loss while taking stumbles in front of the cameras. During an appearance in India over the weekend, Clinton claimed she lost the 2016 presidential race in part because white women didn’t stand up to the men in their lives pressuring them to vote for Donald Trump. “We do not do well with white men and we don’t do well with married, white women,” Clinton said at a conference in Mumbai, India. “And part...
  • Two People Shot Dead At Central Michigan University

    03/03/2018 10:11:24 AM PST · by Eleutheria5 · 38 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 3/2/18 | Rob Shimshock
    Michigan State Police report at least two individuals were shot and killed Friday morning at Central Michigan University. The city of Mt. Pleasant has locked down all city buildings. The suspect is James Eric Davis, Jr. a 19-year-old armed, black male wearing a blue hoodie and mustard-yellow jeans, reported WILX 10, Fox News, and USA Today. Police are still looking for Davis, Jr. and described the incident as a “family-type domestic issue” and the slain were not students. Central Michigan University police suggested Davis, Jr. left the scene of the shooting on foot initiated a campus “shelter in place.” Shots...
  • Judge blasted by Trump over Mexican heritage backs his border wall

    02/28/2018 8:26:57 AM PST · by Signalman · 5 replies
    NY Post ^ | 2/27/2018 | Marisa Schultz
    WASHINGTON – A federal judge Donald Trump once denigrated for his “Mexican” heritage handed a big legal victory to the president on Tuesday by green-lighting his border wall with Mexico. US District Judge Gonzalo Curiel ruled in favor of the Trump Administration in lawsuits that challenged the environmental waivers for the wall granted by the Department of Homeland Security. The Trump administration praised the legal victory and touted the effectiveness of border walls in stopping drugs and people from illegally crossing into the United States. “Simply put – walls work,” the Department of Homeland Security said in a statement. “(DHS)...
  • California Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia accused of groping male staffer

    02/09/2018 7:10:32 AM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 24 replies
    CBS "News" ^ | February 9, 2018
    SACRAMENTO, Calif. - - The California Legislature's widening sexual misconduct scandal now includes allegations against a Democratic lawmaker known for her fierce advocacy on women's issues, including an anti-sexual harassment movement that began sweeping the Capitol last fall. Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia said Thursday she'll fully cooperate with an investigation into an allegation she groped a 25-year-old man who worked for another lawmaker in 2014. Daniel Fierro alleges that she stroked his back, squeezed his buttocks and attempted to touch his crotch in the dugout after a legislative softball game. Garcia said she doesn't recall the incident.
  • Melania Trump Rocks Patriotic Varsity Jacket for Super Bowl

    02/05/2018 5:15:51 AM PST · by simpson96 · 30 replies
    The MAGA News ^ | 2/5/2018 | Staff
    First Lady Melania Trump wore her patriotism on her sleeve in a varsity jacket with electric blue stilettos as she attended a Super Bowl LII party in Palm Beach, Florida at Mar-a-Lago with President Donald Trump. Channeling her inner Sporty Spice, Melania wore a red, white, and blue — a nod to the New England Patriots — silk-satin AMIRI bomber jacket, trimmed with red leather. The varsity jacket is available at Net-a-Porter for $2,100. The First Lady paired the varsity jacket with J Brand white skinny jeans and, in true Melania fashion, chose a pair of blue Christian Louboutins to...
  • Luis Guitierrez Triggered by "USA" Chants Flees House Chamber

    01/31/2018 10:44:59 AM PST · by PBRCat · 61 replies
    True Pundit ^ | January 31, 2018 | Administrator
    Luis Gutierrez, the illegal alien-loving congressman from Illinois, appeared to be triggered during President Trump’s soaring rhetoric during the State of the Union address and fled the House chamber.
  • John Coleman, former Chicago meteorologist and Weather Channel co-founder, dies at 83

    01/23/2018 7:13:00 AM PST · by simpson96 · 8 replies
    Associated Press ^ | 1/22/2018 | Staff
    <p>John Coleman, who co-founded The Weather Channel and was the original meteorologist on ABC's "Good Morning America" during a six-decade broadcasting career but who later drew people's anger for his open skepticism about climate change being man-made, has died. He was 83.</p>
  • Charges Against Rancher Cliven Bundy, Three Others Are Dismissed

    01/09/2018 6:45:37 AM PST · by Enlightened1 · 17 replies
    Fox News ^ | 01/08/17
    A federal judge dismissed all charges against Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, his two sons and another man on Monday after accusing prosecutors of willfully withholding evidence from Bundy’s lawyers. U.S. District Judge Gloria Navarro cited "flagrant prosecutorial misconduct" in her decision to dismiss all charges against the Nevada rancher and three others. "The court finds that the universal sense of justice has been violated," Navarro said. “Either the government lied or [it’s actions were] so grossly negligent as to be tantamount to lying." - Judge Andrew Napolitano Bundy's supporters cheered as he walked out of court a free man, hugging...