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  • America has 3rd highest murder rate in the world (take out five top Democrat-run cities and we’re 189th)

    12/04/2022 5:53:36 PM PST · by george76 · 45 replies
    Law Enforcement Today ^ | August 20, 2022 | Joseph Patrick
    It is common for gun control zealots to bloviate about how the United States is such a violent country, and others such as Canada’s dictator in chief Justin Trudeau using the crime rate in the United States as justification to seize firearms from his citizenry. And yes, the United States is ranked third when it comes to our murder rate. Now, want to know a dirty little secret? If you remove the following cities—Chicago, Detroit, Washington, DC, St. Louis and New Orleans—from the equation, the land of the free and home of the brave slips all the way down to...
  • Futuristic toilet designed to tell a story about 'the forward thinking of San Francisco' broke down just three days after inaugural flush

    11/30/2022 12:15:34 PM PST · by lowbridge · 42 replies ^ | November 30, 2022 | JOSEPH MACKINNON
    San Francisco city officials unveiled a new self-cleaning toilet last week. Designed to reflect San Francisco values, the toilet stopped working within days of its inaugural flush. This latest dysfunction in the Democrat-run city casts doubt not only on the whether the designers followed through on their aim of coming up with something as "indestructible as possible," but also on the utility of the city building 24 toilets just like it. Touted by the San Francisco Chronicle as the "future of public toilets," a so-called self-cleaning "Amenipod" was recently installed at the edge of Embarcadero Plaza and opened to the...
  • Police: Man takes Uber to rob Southfield Detroit bank

    11/22/2022 7:18:36 PM PST · by algore · 11 replies
    A Southfield man is accused of using Uber in connection to a bank robbery. According to police, the Huntington Bank on Greenfield Road was robbed on Nov. 16. Police say the vehicle used by the suspect to get away was found and stopped on the eastbound entrance ramp to Interstate 696 at Lahser Road. Police learned the driver worked for Uber and had dropped off the suspect at The Heights of Southfield Apartments. Investigators used information from the driver and bank employees to identify the suspect as 41-year-old Jason Gregory Christmas. Police determined Christmas' exact address at the apartment and...
  • Here We Go Again… Suspicious Ballots Arrive Way After Legal Deadline in Detroit

    11/09/2022 9:28:49 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 33 replies
    Republic Brief ^ | 11/09/2022 | Kari Donovan
    “Here We Go Again… Suspicious Ballots Arrive Way After Legal Deadline in Detroit,” Ben Wetmore reported on Wednesday, after a confusing election night. According to the Detroit Free Press, Michigan voters on Tuesday decided to enshrine reproductive rights, early voting and financial disclosures on behalf of certain elected officials into the state constitution. Voters in Oakland County came out to support transit. Meanwhile, incumbents Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson and Attorney General Dana Nessel won their respective races, according to the Associated Press’ unofficial results. U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee defeated Republican nominee Paul Junge in a contest...
  • Michigan Activists Witness Suspicious Late Night Activity at Innocuous Warehouse at 3 AM Near Detroit Election Center

    11/08/2022 10:09:52 AM PST · by bitt · 37 replies
    GATEWAY PUNDIT ^ | 11/8/2022 | ASST EDITOR
    Multiple sources provided The Gateway Pundit with reports of suspicious activity at numerous locations in Detroit, Michigan prior to the 2022 midterm elections. Here is what we heard– Our sources have witnessed suspicious activities in Detroit for several days now. Over the weekend, concerned citizens, driving in two cars, followed a Penske rental truck from the Detroit Department of Elections to a non-descript, one-story warehouse in southwest Detroit. The truck ran at least one red light, possibly related to an attempt to shake the followers. Once there, the citizens initiated a round-the-clock vigil that, at press time, is still ongoing...
  • WATCH: Whitmer Bails on Interview When Questioned About Pandemic Record

    11/07/2022 3:22:02 PM PST · by DFG · 12 replies
    Washington Free Beacon ^ | 11/07/2022 | Benjamin Wilson
    Citing a technical difficulty, Michigan governor Gretchen Whitmer on Monday bailed on a live television interview immediately after the host asked a question about the Democrat's pandemic record. "Do you have any regrets," the Fox 2 Detroit anchor asked Whitmer, who in response stared blankly into the camera. The governor then asked someone off-camera if she botched the audio by moving her AirPod, to which the person replied, "It's okay." Whitmer, who frequently disobeyed her own COVID-19 rules, lied about the number of deaths in Michigan nursing homes after she required facilities to take patients who tested positive for coronavirus....
  • SHOCKING Recording of Zoom Call Reveals Trainers for Dem Poll Challengers Saying “ICU” Thugs Are “There to back you up” and “A lot of what you’ll be doing is ‘ratting out’ the Republicans” [VIDEO]

    11/07/2022 7:29:28 AM PST · by Red Badger · 12 replies
    100% Fed Up ^ | By Patty McMurray | Nov 6, 2022
    Yesterday, 100 Percent Fed Up shared a disturbing development related to the so-called “security” in the upcoming election on Tuesday in Detroit. On Thursday, MI GOP SoS candidate Kristina Karamo, who is one of the plaintiffs in the lawsuit against Detroit City Clerk Janice Winfrey, held a press conference where she explained why she joined the lawsuit that addresses the lack of seriousness and security surrounding signature verification of absentee ballots: [The] “State was required to use the Michigan Administrative Procedures Act to promulgate rules for signature verification and that the SOS guidance informing clerks that the signatures were presumed...
  • Angry Dem protester bit Republican at rally for Michigan gov candidate Tudor Dixon: report

    11/05/2022 4:04:45 PM PDT · by DFG · 31 replies
    NY Post ^ | 11/05/2022 | Mary Kay Linge
    Politics bites. A Michigan GOP county chairwoman has accused a rowdy Democratic protester of chomping her on the arm at a rally for Republican gubernatorial candidate Tudor Dixon — the latest act of mayhem as the midterm elections approach. “I’ve never been bit by an adult in my life, or anyone over 5,” Wayne County Republican Party chairwoman Cheryl Costantino told Detroit’s WXYZ News on Thursday, showing off bruising and teeth marks on her upper left arm. “I couldn’t even raise my arm, like, it was even uncomfortable just to drive,” Costantino said. The demonstrator, a special education teacher in...
  • Obama interrupted by protester during Michigan rally: 'Come on'

    10/29/2022 10:57:43 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 40 replies
    Fox News ^ | October 29, 2022 3:41pm EDT | Timothy H.J. Nerozzi
    Former President Barack Obama dealt with a heckler in Michigan on Saturday while stumping for Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. Obama — speaking in front of a packed house in Detroit — expressed despair at the ongoing radicalization of U.S. politics and warned that “more people are gonna get hurt” if tensions do not de-escalate. Obama was interrupted by a heckler who shouted out during a pause in the former president’s speech. The interrupter, a male, could not be understood from initial video. “Sir, this is what I’m saying,” Obama said to the heckler, exasperated. “We’ve got a process that we...
  • Major Detroit Newspaper Endorses Tudor Dixon: She Would ‘Return Michigan to Consensus Governing’

    10/20/2022 6:16:01 PM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 23 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 10/20/2022 | Ashley Oliver
    The editorial board of the Detroit News, one of Michigan’s largest newspapers, weighed in Wednesday on the state’s gubernatorial race, announcing its endorsement of Republican Tudor Dixon over incumbent Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D), whom the board criticized for having an “inclination toward authoritarianism.” Dixon, a conservative commentator and political outsider, is “informed, measured and focused on the right priorities,” the board stated, noting it was “reassured” following interviews with Dixon and her debate performance against Whitmer.
  • 2 DC Suburbs Drop Contracts With Election Software Company Under Scrutiny for China Ties

    10/12/2022 4:59:41 AM PDT · by george76 · 11 replies
    The Daily Signal ^ | October 11, 2022 | Fred Lucas
    After the arrest last week of the CEO of an election software company amid alleged ties to China, at least two suburban counties outside the nation’s capital canceled contracts with the company, Konnech Inc. The moves by Virginia’s Fairfax and Prince William counties follow cancellations by Detroit and Los Angeles County, where the District Attorney’s Office has alleged that Michigan-based Konnech stole information about election officials and poll workers. Fairfax and Prince William canceled their contracts to use Konnech’s primary product, PollChief. “Effective this week, we have suspended using PollChief and are erasing any data contained on their server to...
  • We must rein in violent crime to help those who need economic opportunity. ( Chicago and .. )

    10/09/2022 12:19:16 PM PDT · by george76 · 35 replies
    The Sun-Times ^ | Oct 8, 2022 | Joshua Crawford
    Businesses are moving out of cities and neighborhoods with rising crime rates. By abandoning these high-risk locations, these businesses take with them any job opportunities they provide to poorer residents. ... Americans are more worried about crime than they have been in decades. A recent poll found that 8 in every 10 Americans say they worry about crime either “a great deal” (53%) or “a fair amount” (27%). This fear is driving businesses large and small out of cities and neighborhoods with rising crime rates. By abandoning these high-risk locations, these businesses take with them any job opportunities they provide...
  • Detroit motor show fades as Asian, European automakers pull out

    10/02/2022 11:24:17 AM PDT · by FarCenter · 42 replies
    DETROIT, U.S. -- Thousands of fans of the Mustang, a storied American "muscle car," stampeded into downtown Detroit, invited by its manufacturer, Ford, to see the unveiling of the new, 2024 Mustang sports coupe. The "Mustang Stampede" was easily the highlight of what was a decidedly low-key North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) held in Detroit on Sept. 14-25. Pre-pandemic, the annual Motor City event was one of the world's most important auto shows. But, to listen to critics, it is now fighting for survival, with organizers struggling to avoid the fate faced by shows like those in Frankfurt, Geneva...
  • CPS is an all-around failure: It’s lost 120,000 students over the past 20 years, it has empty schools, and only 11% of black students can read at grade level – Wirepoints on AM 560 Chicago’s Morning Answer

    10/01/2022 5:14:37 AM PDT · by george76 · 42 replies
    Wirepoints ^ | September 30, 2022
    Ted was on with Dan and Amy to talk about the the diminishing enrollment numbers at Chicago Public Schools, Mayor Lightfoot’s proposal to add affordable housing downtown, the damage the SAFE-T Act will do to Illinoisans’ safety and more. ... Trapped in a death spiral: Chicago Public School spending hits record $29K per student as enrollment shrinks, outcomes plummet.. Chicago 2022 homicide rate 5 times higher than New York City’s, 2.5 times higher than Los Angeles’.. Chicago 2022 homicides will exceed 2019 baseline; McDonald’s CEO warns city’s future at stake..
  • Tyrant Mayor’s Free Speech Meltdown

    09/29/2022 7:00:22 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 21 replies
    You Tube ^ | The Civil Rights Lawyer
    Crazy footage of a city council meeting a few days ago….
  • near Detroit...gas prices increased 56 cents over night...any one know why??

    09/26/2022 6:43:57 AM PDT · by basalt · 77 replies
    0926/22 | Basalt
    went from 3.59 to 4.15 overnight. Any where else seen this??..
  • Phony Motion Discovered on Trump Raid Court Docket

    09/19/2022 10:41:31 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 31 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 09/19/2022 | Matt Margolis
    A bogus motion claiming to be from the U.S. Treasury appeared in the court docket for the Justice Department’s investigation of records seized from Mar-a-Lago. The motion was riddled with spelling and grammatical errors. The bogus document claimed the Treasury had sensitive documents related to the FBI’s raid on Trump’s Florida home and told CNN to keep “leaked tax records.” The bogus document claimed the Treasury had sensitive documents related to the FBI’s raid on Trump’s Florida home and told CNN to keep “leaked tax records.”“The U.S. Department of Treasury through the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Marshals...
  • VIDEO: Biden looks lost on stage again this time at the Detroit auto show

    09/14/2022 11:48:11 AM PDT · by janetjanet998 · 24 replies
    Biden looks lost on stage again this time at the Detroit auto show
  • Biden to announce $900 million electric vehicle infrastructure overhaul at Detroit auto show

    09/14/2022 6:58:38 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 44 replies
    Fox News ^ | 09/14/2022 | Lawrence Richard
    President Joe Biden will attend an auto show in Detroit, Michigan on Wednesday, where he will tour the newest models in auto-manufacturers electric vehicle portfolios and announce a new infrastructure plan to make driving electric vehicles more accessible. Biden, a vintage car enthusiast and owner of a 1967 C2 Corvette Stingray, will meet with dozens of automakers at the North American International Auto Show to boast about the Inflation Reduction Act — a recently signed climate and health care law that offers tax incentives for buying electric vehicles. On Wednesday, he will also announce a $900 million plan to build...
  • BOMBSHELL! THOUSANDS OF What Appear To Be ABSENTEE BALLOTS Are Loaded Into A Minivan with Indiana Plates at Detroit Satellite Voting Center Several Hours After Polls Closed On Election Day 2020 [VIDEO]

    09/12/2022 12:03:07 PM PDT · by grundle · 44 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | September 12, 2022 | Patty McMurray
    On the evening of the 2020 election, a full 3 hours and 15 minutes after the polls closed in Michigan, a white male dressed in a white shirt and black pants can be seen on drop box surveillance footage at the Heilmann Satellite Voting Center in Detroit working with a black male dressed all in black to load what appears to be thousands of absentee ballots into a minivan with Indiana license plates. The two men are seen rolling a flatbed filled with 13 postal trays used to transfer ballots in Detroit, 3 large (heavy) storage containers, and a large...