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  • Trump Calls Out the NFL – Says the “SOBs Should be Fired!”

    09/24/2017 6:41:14 AM PDT · by davikkm · 44 replies
    IWB ^ | Mark Angelides
    President Donald Trump has waded into the fray over NFL players sitting out the national anthem and disrespecting the American flag. During a rally for Luther Strange in Huntsville, Trump began talking football with the cheering crowd.  And although critics may argue that what an NFL player chooses to do is his right under the First Amendment, there is a much bigger picture that needs to be examined. At the rally, Trump said that the people who disrespect the flag should be thrown out of the stadium and be kicked off the teams: “Wouldn’t you love to see one of...
  • Liberal Professor: “Otto Warmbier Got Exactly What He Deserved”

    06/23/2017 8:38:24 PM PDT · by BogusTimes · 38 replies
    Bogus Times ^ | 6/23/17 | Kim Parkhurst
    A University of Delaware professor is under a barrage of fire for social media posts stating Otto Warmbier, who passed away after 18 months of brutality from the North Korean regime, “got exactly what he deserved” for being a privileged, white male and his type “think nothing of raping drunk girls at frat parties and snorting cocaine.” “Is it wrong of me to think that Otto Warmbier got exactly what he deserved?” Professor Katherine Dettwyler wrote on her Facebook page. “He went to North Korea, for f*ck’s sake, and then acted like a spoiled, naive, arrogant US college student who...
  • Heated Debate on Tucker Carlson Lands Professor on Unemployment Line

    06/22/2017 5:28:40 PM PDT · by BogusTimes · 19 replies
    BogusTimes ^ | 6/22/17 | Kim Parkhurst
    Essex County College professor Lisa Durden was indefinitely suspended two days after a fiery and belligerent appearance on Fox News’ Tucker Carlson Tonight. On Tucker Carlson’s June 6 program, Durden launched a fierce defense of a black-only Black Lives Matter Memorial Day party restricting whites from attending based solely on their skin color. Carlson challenged her position, asking why it’s okay to exclude people based on their race. “I thought the whole point of Black Lives Matter, or one of the points, would be to speak out against singling people out on the basis of their race and punishing them...
  • Hillary and hundreds of students switch from anger to silence when they find out that a hate crime

    06/19/2017 11:51:28 AM PDT · by grundle · 21 replies
    wordpress ^ | June 19, 2017 | Dan from Squirrel Hill
    Hillary Clinton and hundreds of college students switch from anger to silence when they find out that a hate crime of assault and racial slurs by whites against blacks was fake, and that the assaults had actually been committed by blacks against whites At the University of Albany, three black students claimed that they were the victims of phsyical assault and racial slurs. However, forensic evidence (twelve different security cameras – some with audio) proved that they had been lying. There was no hate crime. It was all fake. In addition, it turned out that all three of the black”victims”...
  • Biden wishes he could take Trump 'behind the gym' over lewd comments

    10/22/2016 10:15:11 AM PDT · by metmom · 48 replies
    FoxNews.com ^ | October 22, 2016
    'behind the gym' over lewd comments Published October 22, 2016 FoxNews.com Facebook Twitter Email Print Now Playing Trump ramps up campaign schedule in key battleground states Vice President Joe Biden said Friday that he wished he could physically confront Republican nominee Donald Trump over lewd comments the real estate mogul made about women that were captured on tape in 2005. "The press always asks me don’t I wish I were debating him," Biden, 73, said of the 70-year-old Trump. "No, I wish we were in high school—I could take him behind the gym. That’s what I wish." Biden addressed Trump's...
  • UPenn Professor Anthea Butler: Brain-Surgeon Ben Carson Deserves ‘C__n of the Year’ Award

    Dr. Ben Carson deserves a “‘coon of the year’ award,” says a tweet from Anthea Butler, a University of Pennsylvania religious-studies professor and a frequent MSNBC guest. Butler’s revealing invective was in response to a tweet from Daily Beast editor-at-large Goldie Taylor. That tweet highlighted a Sports Illustrated article in which Carson championed Americans’ right to fly flags — including the Confederate flag — that other Americans see as a symbol of hate. The Urban Dictionary website defines “coon” as a “Insulting term for a black person.” The site treats the insult as similar to other words that are rarely...
  • 20-YEAR-OLD ARRESTED AFTER BIZARRE ALLEGED SHOOTING, BAGPIPES INCIDENT AT RICHMOND SCHOOL

    08/24/2015 8:51:03 AM PDT · by smokingfrog · 77 replies
    abc13 ^ | 8-23-15 | Christine Dobbyn
    RICHMOND, TX (KTRK) -- One man is now in police custody after a bizarre incident this morning at William Velasquez Elementary in Richmond. Fort Bend County authorities tell us two men -- and not teens as previously reported -- were apprehended around 8am in the 400 block of Macek Road today after one man was shooting on the school's roof while the other man played bagpipes. Authorities determined one of the men -- the bagpipes player -- was not involved in the incident and was later released, saying he was "in the wrong place at the wrong time." The other...
  • Megyn Kelly Is Going On Vacation After Igniting Donald Trump Feud

    08/14/2015 8:52:36 PM PDT · by hapnHal · 134 replies
    http://talkingpointsmemo.com/livewire/megyn-kelly-donald-trump-fox-news ^ | Published August 13, 2015, 2:31 PM EDT | vanity By Katherine Krueger
    Megyn Kelly will be the first to tell you she’s had a busy week after locking horns with Donald Trump – so she’s taking a vacation. In a clip from “The Kelly File” posted online, the Fox News host told viewers that she will be gone for the next week and a half, while she is spending time at the beach with her husband and kids. “It’s been an interesting week and a long six months without a vacation for yours truly,” Kelly said. The timing of the announcement raised more than a few eyebrows. After Kelly challenged the billionaire...
  • Police: U.S. Airman Marcell Willis Shoots Walmart Workers, Kills Self

    05/27/2015 2:37:37 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 28 replies
    A U.S. airman “with no apparent motive” walked into a Wal-Mart Supercenter in North Dakota early Tuesday and opened fire with a handgun, killing one worker and injuring a second before turning the gun on himself, police said. Grand Forks police said the shooting a few minutes after 1 a.m. may have been random, with no link yet found between Marcell Willis, 21, and either the store or the employees. Willis was stationed at Grand Forks Air Force Base, about a dozen miles west of the city....
  • BREAKING: In A HUGE Blow To The President, Appeals Court Has Just Upheld Block On Amnesty

    05/27/2015 1:15:10 PM PDT · by lbryce · 15 replies
    Western Journalism ^ | My26, 2015 | Norvell Rose
    In a stunning setback to President Obama’s effort to defer deportation and grant certain citizenship rights to millions of illegal immigrants, a federal appeals court has just upheld an injunction blocking Obama’s executive order on amnesty. The Washington Times reports that the highly anticipated ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit marks the second major legal setback for an administration that was skirting the Congress and charging ahead on its highly controversial program to defer deportation for as many as 5 million illegals. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit ruled in favor of...
  • FBI's Ferguson shooting inquiry complete; civil rights charges not expected

    01/22/2015 6:27:20 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 29 replies
    Los Angeles Times ^ | 01/22/2015
    The FBI has completed its investigation into the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed, black 18-year-old, in Ferguson, Mo., a U.S. official said Wednesday. The Justice Department has not yet announced whether it will file a federal civil rights charge against former Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson. But officials and experts have said such a prosecution would be highly unlikely, in part because of the extraordinarily high legal standard federal prosecutors would need to meet. The New York Times and CNN, citing unnamed sources, reported Wednesday that Justice Department lawyers were preparing a memo recommending Wilson not be...
  • Hillary: We Can’t Let Gun Control Opponents Hold an Opinion That “Terrorizes” America (VIDEO)

    06/18/2014 8:20:54 AM PDT · by PoloSec · 33 replies
    DC Clothesline ^ | June 18 2014 | Paul Joseph Watson
    Hillary Clinton all but called for the introduction of thought crime during a CNN town hall event last night when she asserted that gun control opponents should not be allowed to hold an opinion that “terrorizes” America. fter a school teacher in the audience asked Clinton about high capacity magazines and assault weapons, the presumptive 2016 presidential candidate took the opportunity to go on an extraordinary anti-gun rant. “I’m well aware that this is a hot political subject. And again, I will speak out no matter what role I find myself in, but I believe that we need a more...
  • President Obama said yesterday:The debate over repealing this law is over. ACA is here to stay

    04/02/2014 8:37:25 AM PDT · by bestintxas · 53 replies
    weekly standard ^ | 4/2/14 | w kristol
    President Obama said yesterday: The debate over repealing this law is over. The Affordable Care Act is here to stay. ... In the end, history is not kind to those who would deny Americans their basic economic security. Nobody remembers well those who stand in the way of America’s progress or our people. And that’s what the Affordable Care Act represents. As messy as it’s been sometimes, as contentious as it’s been sometimes, it is progress. What Republican will stand up today and say something like this: No, Mr. President. No way, Mr. President. We do not accept, we do...
  • Supreme Court Rules Police May Search A Home Without Obtaining A Warrant

    02/27/2014 6:01:12 PM PST · by Nachum · 73 replies
    Russia Today via zerohedge ^ | 2/27/14 | Russia Today Tyler Durden
    If the most disturbing, if underreported, news from yesterday, was Obama's "modification" of NSA capabilities, which contrary to his earlier promises, was just granted even greater powers as phone recording will now be stored for even longer than previously, then this latest development from the Supreme Court - one which some could argue just voided the Fourth amendment - is even more shocking. RT reports that the US Supreme Court has ruled that police may search a home without obtaining a warrant despite the objection of one occupant if that occupant has been removed from the premises. With its 6...
  • ESPN Host Fired for Allegedly Calling Co-Host ‘House N*gger’

    08/14/2013 9:51:40 AM PDT · by Nachum · 25 replies
    Mediaite ^ | 8/14/13 | Andrew Kirell
    ESPN has fired Numbers Never Lie host and former NFL star Hugh Douglas after he purportedly called his co-host Michael Smith a “house n*gger” and an “Uncle Tom” during a drunken confrontation earlier this month. During the National Association of Black Journalists Convention earlier this month in Orlando, Douglas allegedly shouted the slurs at his co-host. Deadspin was the first to report on the incident: Douglas was, again, very drunk. Lots of people were drinking, so this was less of a big deal, but then he started making some movements toward the stage at the club. … One person told
  • Lawmakers in New York Tied to Bribery Plot in Mayor Race

    04/03/2013 4:48:56 AM PDT · by Pan_Yan · 6 replies
    New York Times ^ | April 2, 2013 | MICHAEL WILSON and WILLIAM K. RASHBAUM
    The two men sat in the state senator’s parked car in suburban Rockland County, but New York City was at the front of their minds and the focus of their conversation. What the senator, Malcolm A. Smith, wanted to do, the other man explained, was going to cost “a pretty penny.” “But it’s worth it,” replied Senator Smith, a Democrat, according to a transcript of the January meeting. “Because you know how big a deal it is.” His plan, described by federal prosecutors in a criminal complaint unsealed on Tuesday, was as ambitious as it was audacious. Mr. Smith was...
  • Sean Penn's Son Attacks Black Photographer (uses n-word)

    03/27/2013 9:35:27 PM PDT · by chessplayer · 31 replies
    Like father, like son. Hopper Penn, the 19-year-old son of Oscar winner Sean Penn, attacked a photographer yesterday. The assault brought back memories of his father's famous battles with the paparazzi. The young Penn upped his daddy's violent outbursts by hurling a homophobic and racial slur against the photographer in question, who is black, according to TMZ.
  • Early Show anchors are out as CBS shuffles its morning lineup (ObamaLover Harry Smith Out!)

    12/01/2010 4:05:12 AM PST · by SoFloFreeper · 9 replies
    Wash Post ^ | 12/1/10 | Lisa de Moraes
    With CBS chief executive wife Julie Chen safely ensconced in CBS's new daytime gabfest "The Talk," CBS News got the all-clear to announce, just in time for the holiday season, that it was giving other members of "The Early Show" on-air team the old heave ho-ho-ho. Gone, as of Jan. 3, will be anchors Harry Smith and Maggie Rodriguez and weatherman Dave Price. The network wants you to know, however, that they will continue to be employed on air by CBS News - just elsewhere.
  • Clinton: 'The rich are not paying their fair share'

    05/28/2010 3:06:24 PM PDT · by huac · 24 replies · 724+ views
    Poliitico ^ | May 27, 2010
    "...Secretary of State Hillary Clinton made a rare foray into domestic politics today, offering her view that — given America's high unemployment — wealthy Americans don't pay enough taxes..."
  • Pentagon warning Mexico could be on the verge of a rapid and sudden collapse

    01/15/2009 9:13:49 AM PST · by AuntB · 114 replies · 3,085+ views
    Lou Dobbs ^ | Jan. 14, 2009 | Lou Dobbs transcript
    DOBBS: The Defense Department has issued a warning about new security threats to this country. The Defense Department report shows Mexico and Pakistan could face a rapid and sudden collapse. Joining me now is Fred Burton, vice president for counter terrorism and corporate security at Statfor, also a former state department counterterrorist official. This is stark. ... this is truly troubling, that a -- one of our two closest neighbors could be facing this level of trouble. BURTON: Yes, it's no surprise to us at Stratford, we've been following this for quite sometime. The collapse in Mexico is quite systemic....