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  • Tucker Carlson: Excellent 3 minute video re Seattle's race baiting: "Interrupting Internalized Racial Superiority and Whiteness" training for white employees

    07/09/2020 11:24:28 PM PDT · by ransomnote · 10 replies
    Twitter ^ | July 9, 2020 | Tucker Carlson
    The left is panicking because black Americans are abandoning the Dem party. They want division back and some of their efforts are so over the top its laughable. However, it's designed to divide. "Together we stand" so they are frantically trying to create racial discord.Here's the Twitter link to the 3 minute Tucker Carlson video clip: https://twitter.com/RealJamesWoods/status/1281426779605876738I'll put two still images from the video below.
  • Opinion: People die as Donald Trump lets the pandemic rage [Kotze Warnung]

    07/09/2020 10:23:50 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 19 replies
    Deutsche Welle ^ | 07.09.2020 | Ines Pohl
    US President Donald Trump’s world is small. And simple. He only acknowledges the facts that suit him. He gets rid of people whose opinions do not match his. He refuses to consider points contrary to his politics. Trump’s agenda is simple: give more to the people who already have plenty — and keep Christians on his side so that they vote for him again. […] Though many countries put stringent measures in place to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, Trump refused to take the pandemic seriously. It was as if he thought that he was still hosting a...
  • "Tannhauser Gate" - original rock, by Yours Truly

    07/09/2020 10:00:20 PM PDT · by Slings and Arrows · 3 replies
    Me, via YouTube ^ | 7/10/20 | Me, as Hopalong Ginsberg
    My latest song. Just watch the C-beams glitter.
  • Wearing a mask cuts own risk of novel coronavirus by 65 percent, experts say

    07/09/2020 9:50:06 PM PDT · by familyop · 70 replies
    Fox News ^ | July 8, 2020 | David Aaro
    "We've learned more due to research and additional scientific evidence and now we know [that] not only wearing a mask prevents the person wearing the mask to transmit to others, but wearing the mask protects the person who's wearing it," said Dean Blumberg, chief of pediatric infectious diseases at UC Davis Children’s Hospital. "So the wearer of the mask, even the standard rectangular surgical masks...will decrease the risk of infection by the person wearing the mask by about 65 percent."
  • Formula 1 Pirelli Grosser Preis Der Steiermark 2020- LIVE THREAD

    07/09/2020 9:16:59 PM PDT · by mabarker1 · 10 replies
    Formula1 ^ | 07/09/2020 | F1 Website, Multiple Conrtributers/Authors
    Red Bull Ring Grand Prix Circuit First Grand Prix 1997 Circuit length 4.318 km Number of laps 71 Race distance 306.452 km Lap record 1:06.957 - Raikkonen (2018) (I'm Petunia and I am standing in for Sir Chode for a while as He's Recovering.) on/off... if you want on or off the F1 list mash here to get added/removedTV Race Stuff Here...http://www.tvracer.com goodbye girls, we’ll miss ya...
  • Remarks by Vice President Pence During a Chamber Roundtable to Discuss Economic Reopening | Malvern, PA

    07/09/2020 9:04:27 PM PDT · by ransomnote
    whitehouse.gov ^ | July 9, 2020 | Vice President Mike Pence
    Rajant Corporation Malvern, PennsylvaniaTHE VICE PRESIDENT: Well, Gene, thank you. And I want to thank the Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry for bringing together so many great business leaders.It’s wonderful to be back in Pennsylvania at a time when we are opening up America again and opening up America’s schools very soon. So, thank you all for coming. I’m looking forward to hearing your reports on the progress you’re making.And allow me to being by bringing greetings from a great champion of Pennsylvania and a great admirer of the hardworking people of this state. I bring greetings from...
  • Remarks by Vice President Pence at Back the Blue Rally | Philadelphia, PA

    07/09/2020 9:02:44 PM PDT · by ransomnote · 2 replies
    whitehouse.gov ^ | July 9, 2020 | Vice President Mike Pence
    Philadelphia Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #5 Philadelphia, PA6:21 P.M. EDTTHE VICE PRESIDENT:  Hello, Philadelphia!  (Applause.)  Thank you for that great warm welcome.  Thank you all for coming out.  It’s a great honor to be with all of you in an important time in the life of our nation.  To Deputy Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen, to your national president Pat Yoes, president John McNesby, it is great to be back in the Keystone State, but is particularly great to be here with members of an organization that, for 105 years, has been the voice of our nation’s law enforcement...
  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Michigan Disaster Declaration

    07/09/2020 9:01:06 PM PDT · by ransomnote · 4 replies
    whitehouse.gov ^ | July 9, 2020 | President Donald J Trump
    Today, President Donald J. Trump declared that a major disaster exists in the State of Michigan and ordered Federal assistance to supplement State and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe storms and flooding from May 16 to May 22, 2020.The President’s action makes Federal funding available to affected individuals in the counties of Arenac, Gladwin, Iosco, Midland, and Saginaw.Assistance can include grants for temporary housing and home repairs, low-cost loans to cover uninsured property losses, and other programs to help individuals and business owners recover from the effects of the disaster.Federal funding also is available to...
  • Police Identify Two People Discovered Dead In Suitcase By TikTok Users

    07/09/2020 8:45:18 PM PDT · by blueplum · 41 replies
    LADBible ^ | 09 Jul 2020 | Tom Wood
    Police have identified the two murder victims discovered in a suitcase by teenage TikTok users as 35-year-old mum-of-four Jessica Lewis and her boyfriend, 27-year-old Austin 'Cash' Wenner. The families of the two people are fundraising for a $10,000 (Ł7,974) reward to offer to anyone with information leading to the arrest of their killer. After the group of teenagers made the gruesome discovery of two dismembered bodies in a piece of luggage at Duwamish Head in Seattle on 19 June, medical examiners have determined that both victims were shot dead on 16 June...
  • Vandals Tear Down 9/11 Memorial Flagpole in New York

    07/09/2020 8:31:08 PM PDT · by blueplum · 16 replies
    The National Review ^ | 09 Jul 2020 | Brittney Burnstein
    Police in New York are looking for the vandals who cut down a flagpole at a memorial honoring five firefighters who died in the September 11 terrorist attacks. The police chief of Washingtonville, a village north of New York City, told the Times-Herald Record that vandals used a tool to cut the flagpole about five feet from its base and then scrawled a message on the part left standing. Police discovered the damage early Wednesday and would not disclose the nature of the message.---
  • Noctilucent Clouds and Comet NEOWISE (Astronomy Picture of the Day)

    07/09/2020 8:25:29 PM PDT · by MtnClimber · 7 replies
    APOD.NASA ^ | 9 Jul, 2020 | Emmanuel Paoly/NASA
    Explanation: These silvery blue waves washing over a tree-lined horizon in the eastern French Alps are noctilucent clouds. From high in planet Earth's mesosphere, they reflect sunlight in this predawn skyscape taken on July 8. This summer, the night-shining clouds are not new to the northern high-latitudes. Comet NEOWISE is though. Also known as C/2020 F3, the comet was discovered in March by the Earth-orbiting Near Earth Object Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (NEOWISE) satellite. It's now emerging in morning twilight only just visible to the unaided eye from a clear location above the northeastern horizon.
  • Olivia de Havilland, the last remaining star of Old Hollywood, turns 104; The Only Surviving Star of "Gone With The Wind"

    07/09/2020 7:39:06 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 48 replies
    Celebrity Nine ^ | 07/09/2020 | Variety Staff
    Olivia De Havilland, Late 2019 There are few veterans of Hollywood's Golden Age who are still around, much less still making headlines. But Olivia de Havilland, who turns 104 Wednesday (US time), was always a rule-breaker.She's part of the current furore over Gone With the Wind, since she is the only surviving star of the 1939 epic.In 2017, she also sued FX Networks over her depiction in the miniseries Feud: Bette and Joan, from exec producer Ryan Murphy. After a series of appeals, the court ultimately decided against de Havilland. The ruling represents a rare defeat for her, but serves...
  • TV RATINGS: July 8: Fox News’ Tucker Carlson Tonight Was Most Watched Program on TV

    07/09/2020 7:33:01 PM PDT · by RandFan · 18 replies
    Twitter ^ | July 9 | Twitter
    Wednesday, July 8: Fox News’ Tucker Carlson Tonight Was Most-Watched Program on All of TV in Prime Time. Top hour
  • WORLDOMETER COVID-19 Deaths in USA 7/9/2020: 960 with 61,067 new cases

    07/09/2020 7:32:33 PM PDT · by MinorityRepublican · 59 replies
    Worldometer ^ | July 9, 2020
    Deaths are creeping back up. Still, it is around 1/3 of deaths we saw during the peak in April.
  • VANTITY Help request -- Who are the best 3rd Tier Radio Talk Show Hosts?

    07/09/2020 7:21:55 PM PDT · by Freedom_Is_Not_Free · 61 replies
    VANITY | July 9, 2020 | Me
    I am kind of sick of listening to the same old national radio talk show hosts over and over. I am trying to find new voices who are talking about their cities, but even if they only talk national issues, that is OK as long as they are new voices to me. Here is list of the same old guys I listen to. Tier I Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity Tier II (in alphabetical order) Glenn Beck, Jim Bohannan, Larry Elder, Mike Gallagher, Hugh Hewitt, Brian Kilmeade, Mark Levin, Dennis Prager, Michael Savage, Ben Shapiro Can you please help me find...
  • Scientists Have Developed a Way to Make Human Skin More Protected from Space Radiation

    07/09/2020 7:07:14 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 11 replies
    NASA says that astronauts can be exposed to doses of radiation ranging from 50 to 2,000 Milli-Sieverts (mSv). Researchers already know that melanin has potential to protect astronauts from radiation. But there are different types of melanins. The one being tested on the ISS is actually a composite of fungal melanin and polymers. The lead researcher on that work is Radamés J.B. Cordero from Johns Hopkins. But this new research is going in a slightly different direction, by looking at melanin enriched with selenium. Selenium has an interesting relationship with light, and is used as a pigment, in glassmaking, in...
  • Coronavirus-inspired dish at Alinea draws backlash. Chef Grant Achatz explains his intent.

    07/09/2020 6:55:20 PM PDT · by DoodleBob · 8 replies
    Chicago Tribune ^ | July 9, 2020 | Grace Wong
    The 3D rendering of the novel coronavirus — with its gray exterior and bright red spikes — has inspired incarnations as breads, cakes, burgers, beers and plushies around the world, a reaction that uses grim humor to help us cope with a horrible threat. But the products have received mixed reactions. Some people find them humorous, a source of levity during a bleak situation, while others have decried the practice, saying the products are tasteless and insensitive, considering the virus has already killed more than half a million people worldwide and 134,000 people in the United States. Alinea, the renowned...
  • NASA's Perseverance Rover Attached to Atlas V Rocket

    07/09/2020 6:48:02 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 9 replies
    NASA ^ | July 9, 2020
    NASA's Perseverance Mars rover has been attached to the top of the rocket that will send it toward the Red Planet this summer. Encased in the nose cone that will protect it during launch, the rover and the rest of the Mars 2020 spacecraft – the aeroshell, cruise stage, and descent stage – were affixed to a United Launch Alliance Atlas V booster on Tuesday, July 7, at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Central Florida. The process began when a 60-ton hoist on the roof of the Vertical Integration Facility at Space Launch Complex 41 lifted the nose cone,...
  • Roger Goodell shamefully silent about DeSean Jackson’s Hitler posts

    07/09/2020 6:39:28 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 23 replies
    New York Post ^ | July 9, 2020 | PHIL MUSHNICK
    You can come out, now, Roger! In his continuing role as the NFL’s Neville Chamberlain — the British prime minister who appeased Nazi Germany until it was too late to prevent World War II — Roger Goodell continues to pander to the bad acts at the risk of imperiling the good and welfare — and value — of the NFL. Goodell has proven he would rather offend the NFL’s most devoted, fair-minded fans than the league’s most offensive players.
  • President Trump on Hannity now

    07/09/2020 6:38:34 PM PDT · by Pajamajan · 40 replies
    Trump on Hannity show FOX.