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  • Sunday Morning Talk Show Thread 17 January 2021

    01/17/2021 4:24:29 AM PST · by Alas Babylon! · 8 replies
    Various driveby media television networks ^ | 17 January 2021 | Various Self-Serving Politicians and Big Media Screaming Faces
    The Talk Shows January 17th, 2021 Guests to be interviewed today on major television talk shows:FOX NEWS SUNDAY (Fox Network): Anchored by Chris Wallass: Incoming director of the National Economic Council Brian Deese; Gov. Asa Hutchinson (R-Ark.); Tim Cook, Apple Panel: Karl Rove; Kristen Soltis Anderson; Juan Williams.MEET THE PRESS (NBC): Hosted by Chuck U. Toad: Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.); Rep. Nancy Mace (R-S.C.); Dr. Anthony Fauci, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Pete Williams, Former Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs (GHW Bush administration). Panel: Rich Lowry; Claire McCaskill; Kristen Welker. FACE THE NATION (CBS): Margaret Brennan...
  • Nurse fired after joining Capitol riot says she’d do it again

    01/16/2021 9:49:39 PM PST · by conservative98 · 44 replies
    NY Post ^ | January 17, 2021 | 12:32am | Elizabeth Elizalde
    A Kentucky nurse who was fired after admitting she entered the U.S. Capitol during last week’s violent insurrection says she’d do it all over again. Lori Vinson, of Morganfield, Kentucky, told WFIE she’s glad she attended the Jan. 6 riot because it’s a moment she’ll remember 30 years from now. “People have asked, ‘Are you sorry you’ve done that?’” Vinson said. “Absolutely I am not. I am not sorry for that, I would do it again tomorrow.” After the unrest, Vinson said she was fired from her nursing job at Ascension St. Vincent in Evansville, Indiana, on Jan. 8. Despite...
  • Woo hoo!! And our 1st quarter 2021 FReepathon is now underway!! [Thread XVI]

    Prayers up for a great and prosperous new year!! FR is funded solely by contributions made by the liberty loving patriots who love and use it. We are beholden to no political party. No advertisers, no outsiders, no sugar daddies, no corporate string pullers. Definitely no government subsidies or tax breaks. No 501c or other IRS non-profit status. This means no commercial ads. No annoying pop-ups. No ad tracking. No mail campaigns. No spam. No third-parties -- not even the IRS -- trying to control what we do or say. We are self-funded, fiercely independent and enjoy our freedom to...
  • Utah activist charged in Capitol riot is released on house arrest (BLM, Antifa)

    01/16/2021 4:38:17 AM PST · by Anti-Bubba182 · 41 replies
    AP ^ | 1-16-21 | SOPHIA EPPOLITO
    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah activist who filmed the fatal shooting of a Trump supporter during the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol will be released on house arrest, a federal judge ruled Friday. John Sullivan, 26, a self-described journalist and liberal activist, was arrested Thursday and charged with civil disorder, violent entry or disorderly conduct and entering a restricted building or grounds. He made his initial court appearance Friday via video conference where he was released on multiple conditions of release, including remaining at his home when he isn't going to work, religious services or court appearances......"
  • CAUGHT ON VIDEO: Antifa Protester John Sullivan Brags About Posing As Trump Supporter, Breaking Window At US Capitol Building During Riots

    01/14/2021 7:10:47 PM PST · by Ken Regis · 88 replies
    NEWSLA ^ | 01/14/2021 | (unknown)
    Footage obtained by the Gateway Pundit from militant Black Lives Matter and Antifa activist John Sullivan’s discord shows the so-called “civil rights activist” reveling inside the U.S. Capitol on Jan.6 as he damaged federal property. Sullivan has maintained in multiple interviews that he regularly attends protests only to record what’s going on, but did not actively partake in the insurgence in Washington. “It’s just recording, solely, and not being active in it,” he told Fox News last week. Yet, in footage streamed to followers on his discord server, Sullivan, who uses the Discord name “Jayden X”, can be heard inciting...
  • Black Lives Matter Activist Who Stormed Capitol on Jan. 6 Arrested, Charged

    01/14/2021 2:46:41 PM PST · by Titus-Maximus · 110 replies
    The Epoch Times ^ | 1/14/2021 | ZACHARY STIEBER
    The Black Lives Matter activist who was seen storming the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 was arrested and charged, the Department of Justice said Thursday. A newly released court filing says John Earle Sullivan, 26, told FBI agents last week that he was at the Capitol when the breach happened. He said he entered through a window that had been broken out. He also said he was present when Ashli Babbitt, an Air Force veteran, was shot dead by a U.S. Capitol Police officer as she tried to climb into the House Speaker’s Lobby through a window. Sullivan showed agents...
  • Dems Introduce Bill To Ban Trump From Entering US Capitol Forever

    01/14/2021 11:32:32 AM PST · by pilgrim · 323 replies
    thenationalpulse ^ | JANUARY 14, 2021 | NATALIE WINTERS
    Democratic Congresswoman Nikema Williams introduced a bill to ban President Trump from entering the U.S. Capitol building for the rest of his life. Introduced January 13th, the concurrent resolution seeks to “direct the Sergeant at Arms of the House of Representatives, the Sergeant at Arms and Doorkeeper of the Senate, and the United States Capitol Police to prohibit President Donald John Trump from entering the United States Capitol at any time after the expiration of his term as President.” Since its announcem
  • Marjorie Taylor Greene says she will file articles of impeachment against Joe Biden

    01/13/2021 7:10:38 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 109 replies
    Washington Examiner via MSN ^ | 01/13/2021 | Zachary Halaschak
    Freshman congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene said she will attempt to impeach President-elect Joe Biden for abuse of power once he is sworn into office. The Georgia Republican, who has raised eyebrows for boosting conspiracy theories, announced the long-shot move Wednesday evening on Newsmax, just hours after the House voted to impeach President Trump for inciting an insurrection. “I would like to announce on the behalf of the American people we have to make sure that our leaders are held accountable,” Greene said. She claimed Biden is “willing to abuse the power of the office of the presidency and be easily...
  • BREAKING: McConnell Rejects Emergency Session On Impeachment, All But Killing Push To Oust Trump

    01/13/2021 1:45:28 PM PST · by The Pack Knight · 236 replies
    The Daily Wire ^ | 1/13/2021 | Tim Pearce
    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has rejected a plan to reconvene the Senate in an emergency session to hold trial over an impeachment article against President Trump in the House. McConnell press secretary Doug Andres confirmed a report that the Kentucky Republican would not sanction such a move on Wednesday. Without the emergency session, the Senate is due back in session on Jan. 19., so McConnell’s decision all but kills a Democrat-led effort to oust Trump from office before his term is up and President-elect Joe Biden is sworn in on Jan. 20. A trial over the impeachment article is...
  • Live: U.S. House to Vote to Impeach (Impeachment Vote 232 for 197 against 10 GOP voting for impeachment.)

    01/13/2021 9:17:12 AM PST · by conservative98 · 376 replies
    C-SPAN ^ | 1/13/21
    U.S. House of Representatives: U.S. House The House takes up an impeachment resolution against President Trump
  • Google suspends Trump’s YouTube account, disables comments

    01/12/2021 8:49:04 PM PST · by Anti-Bubba182 · 117 replies
    CNBC ^ | 1-12-21 | Jenifer Elias
    "Google has suspended President Donald Trump’s account on YouTube, which is the world’s largest video platform. The Google-owned company said Tuesday night that Trump uploaded content that violated its policies, giving it an automatic one-strike, which leads to a minimum seven-day suspension from uploading new content. It said it is also disabling the comments section...... .....“After review, and in light of concerns about the ongoing potential for violence, we removed new content uploaded to Donald J. Trump’s channel for violating our policies......."
  • Katko, Cheney and Kinzinger are first Republicans to back impeachment as leaders forgo formally lobbying against it.

    01/12/2021 6:08:55 PM PST · by rintintin · 107 replies
    NY Times ^ | Jan 12 2021 | Nicholas Fandos
    Representative Liz Cheney of Wyoming, the No. 3 House Republican, announced on Tuesday that she would vote to impeach President Trump, saying there had “never been a greater betrayal by a president of the United States” than Mr. Trump’s incitement of a mob that attacked the Capitol last week. In a stinging statement that drove a fissure through her party, Ms. Cheney dismissed fellow Republicans arguing that the impeachment was rushed, premature or unwarranted. Her words were unequivocal and likely to give cover to two dozen or so other House Republicans looking to break ranks and join an effort that...
  • Rep. John Katko announces that he will vote to impeach President Donald Trump

    01/12/2021 5:11:20 PM PST · by Revel · 111 replies
    WSYR TV ^ | 01/12/21
    Rep. John Katko, who represents the Syracuse area and New York’s 24th District, announced that he will vote to impeach President Donald Trump. Katko is apparently the first Republican member of the House of Representatives to announce his support. “To impeach a sitting president is a decision I do not take lightly,” Katko said in his statement. He said that, as a former federal prosecutor, he approached this question by looking at the facts. “The facts are this: last week, the U.S. Capitol was attacked by a mob intent on disrupting a Joint Session of Congress and preventing certification of...
  • LIVE: President Trump Delivers Remarks in Alamo TX at the 450th Mile of New Border Wall 1/12/21 2 PM Central

    01/12/2021 11:44:21 AM PST · by Spirit of Liberty · 230 replies
    RSBN/YouTube ^ | 1/12/21 | RSBN
    It appears there will be a speech by President Trump today. Not only does RSBN plan to carry it, there's also a link on YouTube by The White House. President Trump did board Air Force 1 this morning.
  • Parler strikes back… (Parler Sues Amazon)

    01/11/2021 9:42:24 AM PST · by Red Badger · 225 replies ^ | January 11, 2021 12:34 pm | Posted by Kane
    BREAKING: Parler sues Amazon for antitrust violation, breach of contract and unlawful business interference. Asks federal judge to order Amazon to reinstate the platform — John Kruzel (@johnkruzel) January 11, 2021 Parler is suing Amazon for antitrust violation only a day after Amazon disappeared the app from the internet.
  • Trump to Speak at 12:30pm CST (now 2:15 CST)

    I heard it is supposed to be about Big Tech, but maybe it's border wall stuff. Who knows for sure these days.
  • Democrats Drafting Legislation To Classify MAGA Rallies As "Domestic Terrorist Activity"

    01/11/2021 3:02:25 AM PST · by Helicondelta · 158 replies
    Paul Sperry ^ | Jan 11, 2021
    DEVELOPING: Democrats in both the House and Senate are planning to draft legislation to classify MAGA rallies as "domestic terrorist activity" and require the FBI, DOJ & DHS to take steps to prevent such "domestic terrorism." Sen. Durbin is leading effort along with Rep Schneider
  • BREAKING: Pelosi Gives Pence 24hrs To Activate 25th Amendment

    01/10/2021 4:09:53 PM PST · by McGruff · 443 replies
    Breaking 911 ^ | January 10, 2021
    Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi on Sunday called on Vice President Mike Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment. The announcement comes as a growing number of Congressmembers have called for President Donald Trump to be removed from office. Below is the text of a letter Pelosi sent to her Democrat collogues: Dear Democratic Colleague, On this Sunday, as we pray that God will continue to Bless America, I write to inform you of our next actions, which will be made with the great solemnity that this moment requires. I want to call to your immediate attention the action to...
  • Sunday Morning Talk Show Thread 10 January 2021

    01/10/2021 4:47:53 AM PST · by Alas Babylon! · 331 replies
    Various driveby media television networks ^ | 10 January 2021 | Various Self-Serving Politicians and Big Media Screaming Faces
    The Talk Shows January 10th, 2021 Guests to be interviewed today on major television talk shows:FOX NEWS SUNDAY (Fox Network): Anchored by Chris Wallass: Former White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney; Rep. James Clyburn (D-S.C.); Time magazine Kid of the Year Gitanjali Rao. Panel: Josh Holmes; Marie Harf, Jonathan Swan, Axios. MEET THE PRESS (NBC): Hosted by Chuck U. Toad: Former White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney; Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.); Sen. Pat Toomey (R-Pa.). Panel: Kasie Hunt; Hallie Jackson; former Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson; Peggy Noonan. FACE THE NATION (CBS): Margaret Brennan anchors: Guest hosting...
  • Buzzfeed: Amazon is booting Parler off AWS, its web hosting service, knocking the pro-Trump social network offline (more info)

    01/09/2021 6:26:58 PM PST · by janetjanet998 · 367 replies
    <p>Amazon's suspension of Parler's account means that unless it can find another host, once the ban takes effect on Sunday Parler will go offline.</p><p>Amazon on Saturday kicked Parler off its Web hosting services. Parler, a social network favored by conservative politicians and extremists, was used to help plan and coordinate the January 6 attempted coup on Washington D.C. It has recently been overrun with messages encouraging “Patriots” to march on Washington D.C. with weapons on January 19.</p>