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  • Breaking: Alabama Becomes Second State to Take Election Security Seriously and Terminate ERIC Contract

    11/30/2022 7:36:59 AM PST · by bitt · 9 replies
    gateway pundit ^ | 11/30/2022 | jim hoft
    For decades the Democrats and leftists have fought ferociously to prevent the cleanup of State voter registration rolls. Recognizing a potential niche, left wing activists created ERIC to clean voter rolls their way, using their rules. So in 2012 the Electronic Registration Information Center (ERIC) was formed as a membership organization primarily for blue States. ERIC is essentially a left wing voter registration drive disguised as voter roll clean up. But it’s been gaining traction in Red States too. Originally funded by the Soros Open Society, it is now responsible for cleaning the voter rolls in 31 States, plus D.C....
  • Theft from Tractor Supply Store Skids to a Halt as Armed Customer Blows out Getaway Car’s Tire (Video)

    11/28/2022 2:37:40 PM PST · by montag813 · 39 replies
    RNN ^ | 11-28-2022 | Jim Clayborn
    by Jim Clayborn | RNNTwo men attempted a broad-daylight theft from an Alabama Tractor Supply store on Black Friday, but some customers weren't having a bit of it — including one who pulled out his gun and blew out at least one tire on the getaway vehicle. What are the details?Witnesses said the two men were trying to steal merchandise from a Tractor Supply Co. location in Theodore on Friday morning, WPMI-TV reported. Theodore is about 15 minutes southwest of Mobile. Ryan Maxie and his fiancée, Katie Clark, were in the store's parking lot when they heard shots after two...
  • Winners and Losers: Here's each contender's chances of making the College Football Playoff

    11/27/2022 4:04:20 AM PST · by C19fan · 25 replies
    Yahoo Sports ^ | November 26, 2022 | Nick Bromberg and Sam Cooper
    The College Football Playoff picture looks pretty clear heading into Championship Saturday. With three undefeated teams at the end of the 2022 regular season, three spots in the four-team playoff look almost guaranteed no matter what happens on the first Saturday of December.
  • New Yorkers May Get Stuck With 2.4 Million Pounds Of Their Own Poop If Railway Strike Goes Through

    11/25/2022 9:35:00 AM PST · by dynachrome · 56 replies
    Daily Wire ^ | 11-24-22 | Hank Berrien
    Start spreading the poop: New Yorkers may get stuck with 2.4 million pounds per day of their own excrement if a national rail strike occurs. Normally, the trains that transport human waste from New York City wind up in landfills across the South, but the tentative deal that the Biden administration brokered between the rail workers and railroad companies came asunder on Monday. “We are working closely with our contracted vendors and are prepared to do all that we can in a worst-case scenario, but let me be clear: a prolonged disruption of the rail network for trash removal represents...
  • Former Ohio children's minister, boarding school worker facing 215 child porn charges in Alabama

    11/22/2022 5:51:20 PM PST · by Morgana · 6 replies
    FOX NEWS ^ | November 22, 2022 | ilar Arias | Fox News
    An Alabama man charged last week with 215 counts of possession of child pornography once worked at a boarding school in Missouri and had been a children's minister in the state of Ohio, according to reports. The Rainsville Police Department says Steve Robert Wukmer, 66, was arrested at his place of employment in Fort Payne just before noon Nov. 15. The investigation into Wukmer began earlier in the month after police received a tip. Wukmer once worked at Agape Boarding School in southwest Missouri, former students told The Kansas City Star. "This guy was a full-time staff member at Agape...
  • Stanford knew about the campus imposter for a year. He kept coming back.

    11/14/2022 5:42:05 AM PST · by Red Badger · 35 replies ^ | Oct. 31, 2022, 1:11 a.m. | By Theo Baker
    Stanford administrators and the public safety department have been aware since at least December 2021 that William Curry, the Alabama local who was removed from campus Thursday, had pretended to be a Stanford student and lived in multiple University dorms, according to communications obtained by The Daily. The University kept silent about the security threat posed by Curry despite his removal multiple times from campus and a student’s police report of harassment. He continued to return, interacting again and again with residential staff who had not been made aware of the man posing as a student and living in dorms....
  • Jeff Cook, Co-Founder of Alabama and a Country Music Hall of Fame Member, Dies at 73

    11/10/2022 1:23:19 PM PST · by Red Badger · 8 replies
    Variety ^ | Nov 8, 2022 2:01pm PT | By Chris Willman Plus Icon
    Jeff Cook, a Country Music Hall of Fame member as one of the co-founders of the country group Alabama, died Monday at age 73 at his home in Destin, Florida. He had been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in 2012 and revealed his condition to the public in 2017. Cook was immediately recognizable to fans as the key instrumentalist in the group, playing guitar and fiddle as well as contributing vocals in three-part harmony alongside co-founders Randy Owen and Teddy Gentry, his cousins. (Cook is pictured above, at left, alongside Owen and Gentry at a 2016 event heralding the opening of...
  • Ahead Of Midterm Elections, Biden Snaps At Rally: ‘No More Drilling! There Is No More Drilling!’

    11/07/2022 5:44:09 AM PST · by Red Badger · 52 replies
    Daily Wire ^ | NOVEMBER 7, 2022 | Staff
    President Joe Biden (D) snapped at a young woman who attended a political rally that he hosted on Sunday at Sarah Lawrence College in New York for gubernatorial candidate Kathy Hochul. “No more drilling. There is no more drilling,” Biden snapped at a young woman in the crowd. “I haven’t formed any new drilling.” “There are at least five more years of offshore drilling,” the woman shouted back. “— in the Atlantic or the Pacific but in the Antarctic and off the gulf of New Mexico.” “That was before I was president,” Biden responded. “We’re trying to work on that...
  • Nextrush Unplugged Weekend: After The Election, Cut Trump Down Pump Up DeSantis, Ye Must Know The Truth About Anti-Semitism, Biden 50 Years Ago

    11/06/2022 1:22:47 AM PDT · by Nextrush · 7 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 11/5/2022 | Nextrush/Self
    What's Coming After The Election 1. The Railroad Strike... 2. Military Intervention In Haiti... 3. The Slowdown-Recession... "unrighteous doctors dealing drugs that will never cure your ills".... "pornography in the schools" "gangsters in power" "lawbreakers making rules" Joe Biden in Florida a state where the Democrats are going down in flames to talk about Ron DeSantis raise his profile as "Trump incarnate" just tells us who the Democrats are really afraid of now and down the road... Our Sarah Palin Update Sarah on the ballot fighting the "Rigged Choice" voting system in Alaska... Let's move onto Idaho and our theme...
  • Alabana vs LSU in Tiger Stadium *LSU)

    11/05/2022 8:16:48 PM PDT · by Robert DeLong · 48 replies
    N/A ^ | 10/5/22 | N/A
    Alabama tied the game 24-24 on a field goal with 21 seconds remaining in the game. LSU defeats Alabama in OT 32-31 Bama got the ball first in OT and scored a TD and kicked the extra point. LSU got the ball and the QB ran 25 yards for a TD, and then went for the 2 point win, and got it.
  • Biden’s DOJ finally got a legal slapdown for targeting a group opposed to mutilating kids

    10/28/2022 7:08:49 AM PDT · by lowbridge · 5 replies ^ | October 27, 2022 | Benjamin Weingarten
    A federal judge rebuked the DOJ this week for targeting conservative nonprofit Eagle Forum of Alabama with a stunning subpoena — punishing the wrongthinker on gender ideology by process and sending a chilling message to other dissenters from regime orthodoxy. The judge’s ruling came in Boe v. Marshall, a case in which the Justice Department intervened this spring, suing Alabama over the constitutionality of its Vulnerable Child Compassion and Protection Act. That law prohibits Alabamans from rendering so-called “gender-affirming care” to minors — which can include giving them puberty blockers and cross-sex hormones and even surgically removing their breasts and...
  • Judge Strikes Biden DOJ’s ‘Burdensome’ Bully Tactics Against Opponents Of Trans Surgeries For Kids

    10/25/2022 5:15:55 PM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 5 replies
    The Federalist ^ | OCTOBER 25, 2022 | MARGOT CLEVELAND
    Monday’s decision probably won’t stop the Biden DOJ’s abuse of power, but the Eagle Forum and Southeast Law Institute’s victory is proof the battle can be won. A federal judge in Alabama quashed the invasive subpoena the Biden administration served on the conservative Eagle Forum and Southeast Law Institute, holding the material sought from the nonprofits fell outside the scope of discovery relevant to the Department of Justice’s lawsuit challenging Alabama’s law banning chemical and surgical transgender experimentation on minors. Monday’s victory proves Americans can fight back against the Biden administration’s weaponizing of the DOJ. The Department of Justice had...
  • Alabama fan fired after tweeting he was 'glad' receiver struck female Tennessee fan

    Kele Inc., a building products supply company in Memphis, Tenn., has apparently fired an employee for condoning Alabama receiver Jermaine Burton striking a female Tennessee fan on the field Saturday after Tennessee’s 52-49 win over Alabama at Neyland Stadium. "I am glad he did it," the employee said on Twitter Tuesday in reference to Burton’s alleged swat of the female fan. "Should have knocked her head off. Not supposed to be on the field anyway."'
  • Ike helps uncover mystery vessel on Ala. coast (likely the Monticello, a civil war battleship)

    09/19/2008 5:49:43 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 12 replies · 453+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 9/19/08 | AP
    FORT MORGAN, Ala. – When the waves from Hurricane Ike receded, they left behind a mystery — a ragged shipwreck that archeologists say could be a two-masted Civil War schooner that ran aground in 1862 or another ship from some 70 years later. The wreck, about six miles from Fort Morgan, had already been partially uncovered when Hurricane Camille cleared away sand in 1969. Researchers at the time identified it as the Monticello, a battleship that partially burned when it crashed trying to get past the U.S. Navy and into Mobile Bay during the Civil War.
  • Florida man posing as doctor for online dating services swindles $1.3M from over 30 women

    10/10/2022 3:00:22 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 47 replies
    FOX 13 Tampa Bay ^ | May 20, 2022 | Associated Press
    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - A Florida man has pleaded guilty to defrauding more than 30 women of more than $1.3 million by pretending to be a doctor on online dating services, a U.S. attorney said Thursday. Brian Brainard Wedgeworth, 46, who formerly lived in the Florida capital city of Tallahassee and in Center Point, Alabama, used 10 different aliases as part of the scheme, U.S. Attorney Jason Cody said in a news release. "Our citizens should not be preyed upon by fraudsters who steal through overtures of affection," Cody said.
  • Loser Saban Believed to Be Creature of Myth

    10/02/2022 7:56:23 AM PDT · by where's_the_Outrage? · 14 replies
    All Hogs on FanNation ^ | Oct 1, 2022 | Kent Smith
    While one has never been sighted in Arkansas, Sam Pittman hopeful he can document its existence this weekend FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Most people don't believe it's a real thing, but there is scientific evidence that a Loser Saban exists deep in the woods of the Southeast United States. Plenty of people know about the more dominant species, the Nick Saban, which can be found from as far south as Florida, as far west as Texas, and as far north as Kentucky and northern parts of Missouri. There have even been reports that Nick Sabans might soon move into parts of...
  • Carville Predicts Trump, Biden Not on 2024 Ticket; Says Biden Will Pardon Trump, Liz Cheney for Speaker in 2023

    10/01/2022 5:41:08 PM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 63 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 10/01/2022 | Jeff poor
    BIRMINGHAM, Alabama – Long-time Democratic political consultant James Carville says some wild things in American politics could be coming over the next two years. During a talk, part of Alabama-based PARCA’s Speaker Series, held at the Red Mountain Theatre in Birmingham, Carville said he did not expect former President Donald Trump nor President Joe Biden to be on the 2024 presidential election ballot. “I don’t think Trump or Biden will be on the ballot in 2024,” he said. “I’m going to be 78 in less than a month. The country needs a generational change. I think they’re going to get...
  • Federal Judge Strikes Down Mask, Vaccine Mandates for Toddlers in Public Preschools

    09/24/2022 9:04:22 PM PDT · by george76 · 7 replies
    Yahoo ^ | September 21, 2022, | Caroline Downey
    A Louisiana federal judge on Wednesday permanently blocked the federal government from enforcing its mask and vaccine mandates for children and teachers in public preschool. The Head Start program, which provides early education to infants, toddlers, and kids preparing for kindergarten, cannot require that any adults or students in the applicable centers or daycare be vaccinated against Covid-19 or wear masks, U.S. District Court Judge Terry A. Doughty ruled. The regulation applied to children as young as two years old, Doughty noted, both indoors and outdoors during activities that involve close contact with other people. The court rejected the argument...
  • Russia releases 10 foreigners captured in Ukraine after Saudi mediation, Riyadh says

    09/21/2022 12:07:21 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 9 replies
    Rueters ^ | September 21, 2022 | By Aziz El Yaakoubi
    The freed prisoners were American, British, Croatian, Moroccan and Swedish nationals, the ministry said in a statement, adding that a plane carrying the prisoners landed in the kingdom. British lawmaker Robert Jenrick said Aiden Aslin was among those released. He was captured earlier this year then sentenced to death by a court in the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) Russia also released U.S. citizens Alexander Drueke, 39, and Andy Huynh, 27, a family representative told Reuters on Wednesday. The pair, both from Alabama, were captured in June
  • This Should Terrify Every American: DOJ Harasses Citizens for Exercising Their First Amendment Rights

    09/21/2022 10:05:30 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 51 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 09/21/2022 | HANS A. VON SPAKOVSKY
    The Justice Department has hit the Eagle Forum of Alabama with a voluminous subpoena that violates the organization’s First Amendment rights to speak freely, engage in the political process, and talk to their elected representatives. It’s an intimidation tactic, pure and simple, and shows just how partisan the department has become. This out-of-control behavior should scare every citizen and volunteer organization, no matter where they stand on the political or social spectrum. Eagle Forum is a very small non-profit in Alabama. It only has one full-time employee and a second, part-time employee. Virtually all of its work on issues of...