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  • Did You Hear Who Planted a Bomb at an Alabama Republican's Office?

    04/12/2024 1:45:26 PM PDT · by lightman · 8 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | 12 Aprili A.D. 2024 | Guy Benson
    First of all, did you even hear about the explosive device planted and detonated outside the Alabama Attorney General's office back in February? The 'news' media offered some perfunctory coverage at the time, but consider the circumstances and context: Just a few days prior, the state's Supreme Court had issued a highly controversial ruling involving frozen embryos, with possible implications for in vitro fertilization. The subsequent uproar garnered national attention, as many journalists were eager to jump all over a story they perceived as politically beneficial to both their preferred political party, and to their unlimited abortion agenda. The GOP-controlled...
  • ‘Violent’ Irondale man with ‘anti-government beliefs’ charged in nail bomb detonated outside Alabama AG’s office (Antifa)

    04/11/2024 8:11:48 AM PDT · by TigerClaws · 20 replies
    An Irondale man was taken into custody Wednesday on a federal indictment accusing him of detonating an explosive device outside the Alabama Attorney General’s Office. Kyle Benjamin Douglas Calvert, 26, is charged with malicious use of an explosive and possession of an unregistered destructive device. Charging documents against him say he also placed stickers on state buildings at the same time of the bombing depicting different graphics advocating for various political ideologies. Some included the phrase “Support your local antifa.” Antifa, short for Anti-Fascist, does not describe a particular group, but rather describes individuals who adhere to what they consider...
  • Russia unleashes potent ODAB-1500 air bomb in Ukraine for the first time ( Not FAB)

    03/30/2024 7:03:20 PM PDT · by delta7 · 39 replies
    New Voice of Ukraine ^ | 30 Mar 24 | Владислава Топоркова
    Russian forces have deployed a powerful ODAB-1500 bomb in Ukraine for the first time, striking the town of Velyka Pysarivka in Sumy Oblast, Russian Bild reported on Telegram on March 30. Following the ODAB-1500 strike, a smoke cloud billowed to a height of 1 kilometer, reported Bild military analyst Julian Röpcke. The ODAB, or volumetric detonating aviation bomb, is a relic from the Soviet era. About 10 meters before impact, this bomb releases a combustible liquid in aerosol form, igniting upon contact, resulting in a volumetric explosion. These bombs primarily target enemy soldiers and lightly armored vehicles, delivering devastating blast...
  • Russia Launches Mass Production of FAB-3000 World's Most Destructive Bomb Amid Ukraine Conflict

    03/30/2024 1:08:03 PM PDT · by delta7 · 56 replies
    Defense News ^ | 22Mar24 | Defense News
    In a striking development amid ongoing military operations in Ukraine, Russia has commenced mass production of the FAB-3000, recognized as one of the most destructive aerial bombs globally. This pivotal advancement was announced by Russian Defense Minister General of the Army Sergei Shoigu during his visit to an aviation bomb production facility in the Nizhny Novgorod region on March 21, 2024. This initiative marks a critical expansion in Russia's military capabilities, particularly emphasizing its strategic implications for the war in Ukraine. Russia launches the mass production of its FAB-3000, considered one of the most destructive aerial bombs in the world....
  • ‘Someone Could Tuck a Bomb on a Truck’: U.S. Officials Warn Biden’s Gaza Aid Plan Could Endanger Troops

    03/24/2024 2:16:40 PM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 22 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 03/24/2024 | Kristina Wong
    U.S. officials warned that President Joe Biden’s plan for the U.S. military to build a floating pier to deliver aid to Gaza could endanger U.S. troops, even if he has pledged there will be no boots on the ground in Gaza, according to a report. NBC News reported Saturday that current and former administration officials are worried the plan “carries security risks.”
  • 3rd Pipe Bomb Camera Deliberately Turned Away From Scene

    02/29/2024 3:41:06 AM PST · by george76 · 16 replies
    Epoch Times ^ | February 28, 2024 | Joseph M. Hanneman
    ‘These revelations are extremely troubling and raise even more important questions about the DNC/RNC pipe bomb investigation,’ says Rep. Loudermilk ... WASHINGTON—A third U.S. Capitol Police security camera was turned away from the Democratic National Committee during the police response to the pipe bomb found near a bench at DNC headquarters on Jan. 6, The Epoch Times has learned. Security video obtained by the newspaper from Rep. Barry Loudermilk (R-Ga.) showed Camera 8021 that was recording the operations of a bomb robot suddenly panned away from the scene just before 2:21 p.m. The change in camera view happened 10 minutes...
  • Watch: Mark Ruffalo Pushes For What Hamas Wants; a Ceasefire in Gaza — ‘We’re Not Going to Bomb Our Way to Peace’

    02/12/2024 7:20:10 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 54 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 02/12/2024 | David Ng
    Hollywood star Mark Ruffalo used Saturday’s Directors Guild of America awards ceremony to demand a “ceasefire” in Gaza. “We’re not going to bomb our way to peace,” he said at the A-list celebrity event. Mark Ruffalo was in attendance at the 76th Annual DGA Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills to help honor his Poor Things director Yorgos Lanthimos. The actor took time on the red carpet to explain to Deadline his lapel pin representing Artists for Ceasefire. Ruffalo said the group is “calling for a permanent ceasefire in Gaza. There are 1,200 Israelis dead and 27,000...
  • FBI continues to search for Jan 6 pipe bomb suspect 3 years after US Capitol riot, offers $500K reward

    01/06/2024 6:30:28 PM PST · by McGruff · 52 replies
    Fox News ^ | Jan 6, 2023 | Brie Stimson
    Three years after the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol riot, the FBI is still seeking the suspect who planted a pipe bomb near the headquarters of the Republican National Committee and the Democratic National Committee on the eve of the attack. The pipe bombs, which had an hour-long kitchen timer as a detonator, were viable, but didn’t detonate and no one was hurt, the FBI said. "Over the past three years, a dedicated team of FBI agents, analysts, data scientists, and law enforcement partners has worked thousands of hours conducting interviews, reviewing physical and digital evidence, and assessing tips from the...
  • Biden’s Iran de-escalation strategy backfiring as regime close to producing atomic bomb

    01/14/2024 4:29:49 PM PST · by Libloather · 35 replies
    Fox News via MSN ^ | 1/14/24 | Benjamin Weinthal
    JERUSALEM – Top Iran experts in the U.S. and in Israel are warning President Biden that his administration’s strategy of de-escalation and containment targeting the world’s worst state-sponsor of terrorism – the Islamic Republic of Iran – has failed and America needs to reestablish deterrence against Tehran as fears of the regime obtaining a nuclear device grow. Alarming reports about Iran moving at an astonishingly fast pace to possess a nuclear weapon have emerged since last month. In December, Reuters reported that a confidential IAEA report released to member states said it had "increased its production of highly enriched uranium,...
  • Bomb Threats at Synagogues, Jewish Schools Throughout Southern California

    01/04/2024 7:03:19 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 9 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 01/04/2024 | JOEL B. POLLAK
    Bomb threats were sent to Jewish schools and synagogues across Southern California this week, as a wave of antisemitism continues. Breitbart News sources indicate that 20 Jewish institutions in Los Angeles received bomb threats on Tuesday, causing those Jewish schools that had been scheduled to open on January 2 to remain closed. In San Diego, six synagogues (or temples) were threatened, as the San Diego Union-Tribune reported Wednesday:
  • Multiple state capitols locked down, evacuated after bomb threats

    01/03/2024 12:45:29 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 15 replies
    NY Post ^ | 01/03/2024 | AP
    Multiple state capitols have received bomb threats that led to brief evacuations or lockdowns as police investigated, but no evidence of explosives has been found. Connecticut, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi and Montana and are among the states that evacuated statehouse offices or buildings on Wednesday morning. Lawmakers in Kentucky and Mississippi have begun meeting in legislative sessions. The warnings came after a spate of false reports of shootings at the homes of public officials in recent days.
  • US citizen Karrem Nasr is arrested on terrorism charges after 'trying to join Somalia's al Shabaab and threatening to bomb America in support of Hamas'

    12/30/2023 3:28:36 AM PST · by Libloather · 13 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 12/29/23 | Keith Griffith
    A US citizen from New Jersey is accused of attempting to join the al Shabaab terrorist group and tweeting threats to bomb America in support of Hamas after its October 7 attack on Israel. Karrem Nasr, 23, was arrested December 14 after flying to Nairobi, Kenya, where prosecutors say he was planning to meet with al Shabaab members before traveling to train in Somalia, where the terror group is based. Prosecutors say Nasr, using the X moniker 'Egyptian Muslim', last month posted that 'Jihad on your home turf' was 'coming soon to a US location near you,' posting airplane, bomb,...
  • Swastikas spray-painted along the H-1 spark outrage and conversation to address hate speech [Hawaii]

    12/12/2023 10:31:59 AM PST · by Jyotishi · 12 replies
    Hawaii News Now ^ | December 11, 2023 | Eddie Dowd
    Bomb threats targeting synagogues and symbols of hate along Hawaii’s busiest roadway — the messages appear to be connected to a war 9,000 miles away. HONOLULU (Hawaii 7News Now) -- Bomb threats targeting synagogues and symbols of hate along Hawaii’s busiest roadway — the messages appear to be connected to a war 9,000 miles away. Along the H-1 highway by the Barber’s Point exit, one of the many places that have a swastika along with the star of David graffitied onto signs. Those symbols can be seen for about 10 miles along the H-1 heading into town. “We think of...
  • Jayapal: We Have Allowed Israel to Indiscriminately Bomb Hospitals Breaking International Law

    12/03/2023 9:05:26 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 33 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 12/03/2023 | Pam Key
    Representative Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) said Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union” that the United States was allowing Israel to “indiscriminately bomb hospitals.” Jayapal said, “Fifteen thousand Palestinians to date to have been killed. Three-quarters of whom are women and children, and say that that is going to help us in the long-term. Morally, Dana, morally, but also, strategically, for Israel, the only way through this is to create a situation where there is a political solution that involves a Palestinian state and an Israeli state.”
  • Report to Congress on Iran Nuclear Programs

    12/01/2023 1:54:12 PM PST · by Retain Mike · 5 replies
    U.S. Naval Institute ^ | November 28, 2023 | Congressional Research Service
    Several U.N. Security Council resolutions adopted between 2006 and 2010 required Iran to cooperate fully with the International Atomic Energy Agency’s (IAEA’s) investigation of its nuclear activities, suspend its uranium enrichment program, suspend its construction of a heavy-water reactor and related projects, and ratify the Additional Protocol to its IAEA safeguards agreement. Iran did not comply with most of the resolutions’ provisions. However, Tehran has implemented various restrictions on, and provided the IAEA with additional information about, the government’s nuclear program pursuant to the July 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), On the JCPOA’s Implementation Day, which took place...
  • Disney Awarded Defense Contract After Producing More Bombs Than Lockheed Martin

    11/28/2023 2:40:10 PM PST · by DFG · 13 replies
    Babylon Bee ^ | 11/28/2023 | Babylon Bee
    BURBANK, CA — In what the United States Government hopes will be the start of a long and fruitful partnership, The Walt Disney Company has been awarded a lucrative Department of Defense contract after overtaking Lockheed Martin in the production of bombs. "This is a momentous day for our company," said Disney CEO Bob Iger. "We now have a useful channel to funnel our bomb-making efforts. Though the fact that we have been producing bombs of immense scale for the last decade has previously only resulted in losing hundreds of millions of dollars, we can now actually make money with...
  • Vivek Ramaswamy: Car Bomb ‘Serves as a Wake-Up Call’

    11/22/2023 1:49:53 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 21 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 11/22/2023 | HANNAH BLEAU KNUDSEN
    The vehicle that exploded as it was entering the U.S. from Canada on a checkpoint in Niagara Falls “serves as a wake-up call,” presidential candidate Vivek Ramaswamy said, asserting that the country must “finally address the crisis happening on our Northern border.” “We dodged a potential catastrophe today. I hope it serves as the wake-up call America needs to finally address the crisis happening on our Northern border, which has gone unreported by the media and unaddressed by our political leaders,” Ramaswamy said, listing a series of events that have occurred on the northern border in the last four months,...
  • Box Office Bomb: ‘The Marvels’ Opening to $47M-$52M in New Low for Marvel Studios

    11/11/2023 10:19:30 AM PST · by Rummyfan · 55 replies
    Hollywood Reporter ^ | 11 Nov 2023 | Pamela McClintock
    The Marvels is anything but marvelous so far at the box office. Based on Friday earnings of $21.5 million, the Marvel Studios and Disney superhero tentpole is headed for a domestic opening of $47 million to $52 million to rank as the worst start in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The Marvels marks a new low for Kevin Feige‘s Marvel Studios, which for years was unrivaled in its success, and bolsters the theory that superhero fatigue is a real thing as fanboys grow weary of a glut of titles and are far less forgiving. Until now, rival DC...
  • Tennessee man's DIY 'rubber bumper' sparks false bomb threat alarm, sending schools into lockdown and shutting down businesses

    10/25/2023 9:36:13 AM PDT · by algore · 35 replies
    A Tennessee car owner's DIY 'rubber bumper' caused a mass false bomb alert and led to local businesses closing and sending nearby schools into lockdown for hours. The unidentified Murfreesboro, TN owner had duct-taped two white cloths to the passenger side of the car with wires running out around the front door handle. The 'rubber bumper' was being held with suction cups and was meant to prevent dents. Whether this prevented dents to the car or not, it surely led to a bomb scare that forced police to evacuate the area around a local First Watch restaurant for two hours....
  • Biden calls China ‘ticking time bomb’, says ‘bad folks… do bad things’

    08/11/2023 5:36:15 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 34 replies
    NY Post ^ | 08/10/2023 | Steven Nelson
    WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden ominously called China a “ticking time bomb,” warning “bad folks” can “do bad things,” according to a pool report of the Thursday fundraiser. The full context of Biden’s menacing forecast was not clear, though the pool report said he noted China’s high unemployment and aging population. “When bad folks have problems, they do bad things,” Biden said at the Park City, Utah, home of Mark Gilbert, a former US ambassador to New Zealand and Samoa. The 80-year-old president also said he wanted to have a “rational relationship with China,” declaring “I don’t want to hurt...