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  • FReeper Canteen ~ Sunday Chapel ~ CATCHING A SECOND WIND ~ 19 May 2024

    05/18/2024 5:00:26 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 17 replies
    Serving the Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
    CATCHING A SECOND WIND Cross country runners and other long distance runners have all relied on a "second wind" to finish their race; the longer the race the more "second winds" will be required. This physiological wind source is a timely aid in propelling an exhausted runner onward to the finish. The phenomenon of the "second wind" has a spiritual principle, too. When the purposes of God seem too distant to continue, God provides a "second wind" to propel his people onward to finish the cause in which they are engaged. Indeed: "They that wait upon the Lord shall...
  • The Plot Against the President- Film from 2020

    05/18/2024 3:32:39 PM PDT · by Syncro · 15 replies
    rottentomatoes.com ^ | Release Date (Theaters) Oct 9, 2020, Limited | Filmmaker Amanda Milius
    Filmmaker Amanda Milius examines evidence of a conspiracy to sabotage President Donald Trump. Critic's Name Armond White Publication National Review The reviewThe Plot Against the President doesn't end with triumph and victory like Costa-Gavras's rousing Z. Neither does it end with vengeance like Red Dawn. Fact is, Milius has made a cliffhanger -- but with an informative explanation. Date Dec 9, 2020
  • ‘Not a Fundamental Right’: Maryland Court Strikes Down Parents’ Request to Opt Kids Out of LGBT Curriculum

    08/24/2023 1:29:09 PM PDT · by where's_the_Outrage? · 60 replies
    National Review ^ | Aug 24, 2023 | HALEY STRACK
    A Maryland district court denied parents’ appeal to reinstate an opt-out policy in Montgomery County Public Schools on Thursday. The case, Tamer Mahmoud v. Monica B. McKnight, hinged on whether the district’s May decision to rescind its opt-out policy for LGBT curricula violated parents’ right to direct the religious instruction of their children. The court concluded that, “the plaintiffs’ asserted due process right to direct their children’s upbringing by opting out of a public-school curriculum that conflicts with their religious views is not a fundamental right.” Parents sought a preliminary injunction that would authorize opt-out options once school begins on...
  • IDF kills top Islamic Jihad commander in Rafah amid wave of Gaza airstrikes, battles

    05/18/2024 4:27:44 AM PDT · by Uncle Miltie · 15 replies
    Times of Israel ^ | 5/18/24 | Emanuel Fabian
    The Israeli Air Force struck more than 70 targets across the Gaza Strip in the past day, the military says, as ground forces operate in Rafah, Jabaliya, and the Netzarim Corridor. According to the IDF, the targets included weapon depots, infrastructure, and buildings belonging to terror groups, as well as operatives. One of the airstrikes in Rafah hit a senior Palestinian Islamic Jihad operative, who the IDF says was head of logistics for the terror group in the city in southern Gaza. “As part of his role, he was responsible for preparing the enemy for the IDF maneuver in Rafah,”...
  • Trump sees massive surge in the polls with surprise demographic: 'Truly historic'

    05/17/2024 10:59:08 PM PDT · by knighthawk · 56 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | May 18 2024 | JAMES CIRRONE
    Former President Donald Trump is surging with a voter bloc Americans might not expect. Black voters are flocking to Trump in huge numbers, while simultaneously leaving President Joe Biden, CNN's average of polls showed. Trump's support among black voters surged to 22 percent compared to 2020, when the 45th president only had the support of 9 percent of the demographic. Biden, on the other hand, saw his 81 percent of black voter support in 2020 dip to 69 percent.
  • Man Sentenced for Selling Drugs Involved in Fatal Overdose

    05/17/2024 10:08:54 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 8 replies
    WIBC ^ | May 17, 2024 | Sascha Nixon
    An Evansville man is now facing 20 years in prison for selling pills that led to multiple overdoses – one of which was fatal. According to the Department of Justice, Jeremial Leach used a Snapchat account under the name “Mel” to advertise pills laced with fentanyl. Snapchat is a social media platform known for storing images and videos for limited periods of time. Evansville Police say they were twice called to a home on Wedeking Avenue on June 25, 2022. The first time, they revived a woman with naloxone. The second time, they were not able to save a 19-year-old...
  • Trump to hold first NY rally since 2016, weeks after massive Jersey Shore gathering

    05/17/2024 8:42:23 PM PDT · by bitt · 13 replies
    https://nypost.com/2024/ ^ | 5/17/2024 | Victor Nava
    Former President Donald Trump will hold a campaign rally in the South Bronx next week, and his first major gathering of supporters in his native state since his first White House bid comes on the heels of a record-breaking event at the Jersey Shore. The May 23 rally will take place at 6 p.m. in Crotona Park, and the Trump campaign has a permit for up to 3,500 people to attend, his campaign announced Friday. Trump, 77, is expected to speak on the Empire State’s economy, crime rate and migrant crisis. It’s his first rally in his birth state since...
  • The Rise of the ‘Never Bidens’

    05/17/2024 7:35:59 PM PDT · by bitt · 9 replies
    https://www.thefp.com/ ^ | 5/14/2024 | By Eli Lake
    Donors who once worried more about Donald Trump now see the president’s bid for a second term as the greater threat to America. Joe Biden’s threat last week to freeze arms shipments to Israel along with reports that his administration is withholding intelligence about Hamas leaders’ whereabouts has reverberated throughout U.S. politics. Now, some Never Trump donors say the Biden administration’s policy toward the Jewish state is such a betrayal they’re considering jumping on board the Trump train. Call it the rise of the Never Bidens, donors who once were more worried about Trump but now see Joe Biden’s bid...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Tunes For Our Troops: May Music ~ 18 May 2024

    05/17/2024 6:00:14 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 88 replies
    Our Troops Rock !! | The Canteen Crew and FRiend
    ***** Tunes For Our Troops ~ The Freeper Canteen Music Dedication Presents: "May" Music ~ *****~ Support The Artists You Hear Throughout The Canteen ! ~ ***** Warning: Not all music may be appropriate for children! Please click with caution. Thank you! Tunes For The Troops This music is provided for the entertainment of our Troops, Veterans, Allies & their families! Enjoy the variety of musical selections that the Canteen DJs provide throughout the thread. Please ping any DJ with your requests for the Troops! All music is removed on Monday.Thanks to all the DJs for their time &...
  • David DePape sentenced to 30 years in prison for S.F. hammer attack on Paul Pelosi

    05/17/2024 11:04:33 AM PDT · by rdl6989 · 74 replies
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | May 17, 2024 | Annie Vainshtein
    David DePape, the man convicted of breaking into the home of House Speaker Emerita Nancy Pelosi and bludgeoning her husband with a hammer was sentenced to 30 years in prison Friday by a federal judge. DePape was convicted in November of attempting to kidnap a federal official and assaulting a federal official’s family member after a four-day trial. A jury returned a verdict after less than 10 hours of deliberation.
  • The Big Three Election Integrity Issues for 2024

    05/17/2024 10:29:47 AM PDT · by bitt · 2 replies
    https://www.thegatewaypundit.com ^ | 5/17/2024 | JOHN MILLS
    There are three key issues that are being leveraged by those seeking to compromise Elections in America. The threat actors will constantly evolve to evade the security and remediation established to address the last successful play – so expect something different in 2024. Vigilance, awareness, and publicly addressing matters in a vigorous manner are a deterrent. The perpetrators behave differently when they know they are being watched. The most important factor in the November 2024 election will be the involvement of the citizen. For those wanting election integrity, the best thing is to become a sworn election officer and work...
  • PROFESSOR SUSPENDED AFTER SUGGESTING COLLEGE PROTESTERS SHOULD MURDER SPEAKERS THEY DON’T LIKE

    03/28/2023 7:46:49 AM PDT · by ConservativeInPA · 51 replies
    Outkick ^ | March 28, 2023 | David Hookstead
    Wayne State professor Steven Shaviro has been suspended after allegedly suggesting college protesters kill campus speakers they don’t like. Stanford was recently engulfed by protests and chaos when federal judge Kyle Duncan was invited to speak to campus. Stanford University Law School associate dean of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Tirien Steinbach suggested Duncan’s speech was causing pain. She was later placed on leave, according to Fox News.
  • Current fighting in Jabaliya is among the war’s ‘most violent,’ says IDF

    05/17/2024 3:14:13 AM PDT · by Uncle Miltie · 15 replies
    Times of Israel ^ | 5/17/24 | Emanuel Fabian
    Recent fighting in northern Gaza’s Jabaliya is being described by officers as some of the most intense amid the ongoing war, as Hamas operatives are launching massive numbers of RPGs at tanks and armored vehicles. Late Saturday, Israeli tanks of the 7th Armored Brigade rolled into Jabaliya, an area that the military had previously operated in and claimed to have dismantled Hamas’s battalions. The latest operation, however, is focused on areas deep in the Jabaliya refugee camp, which the IDF did not reach during the initial ground offensive. The IDF has so far reported killing more than 200 gunmen in...
  • Alvin Bragg Offers Plea Deals to Migrants Accused of Attacking NYC Cops as He Prosecutes Trump

    05/17/2024 2:38:48 AM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 19 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 15/5/24
    Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg (D), the prosecutor linked to billionaire George Soros who is currently prosecuting former President Donald Trump on 34 felony counts, has offered plea deals to six of the nine migrants accused of attacking two New York Police Department (NYPD) officers in January. On January 27, a mob of Venezuelan migrants were caught on surveillance and police body cam footage attacking a pair of NYPD officers outside of a taxpayer-funded migrant shelter in midtown Manhattan. .....
  • Police kill armed man trying to set fire to synagogue in France, says minister

    05/17/2024 1:15:32 AM PDT · by Uncle Miltie · 12 replies
    Times of Israel ^ | 5/17/24 | AFP
    French police have killed an armed man who was trying to set fire to a synagogue in the northern city of Rouen, Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin says. “National police in Rouen neutralized early this morning an armed individual who clearly wanted to set fire to the city’s synagogue,” Darmanin writes on X. A source close to the case tells AFP the man was wielding a knife and an iron bar before he was shot by police.
  • Study Finds Up to a Third of All Non-Citizens in the United States are Illegally Registered to Vote

    05/16/2024 8:27:46 PM PDT · by bitt · 25 replies
    https://theohiostar.com/ ^ | 5/15/2024 | James Agresti
    Based on the latest available data and an enhanced version of a stress-tested methodology from a scholarly journal, a new study by Just Facts has found that about 10 percent to 27 percent of non-citizen adults in the U.S. are now illegally registered to vote. The U.S. Census recorded more than 19 million adult non-citizens living in the U.S. during 2022. Given their voter registration rates, this means that about two million to five million of them are illegally registered to vote. These figures are potentially high enough to overturn the will of the American people in major elections, including...
  • Favorite Take or Give Songs,tell us your Favorites.Freeper Canteen 5~17~24

    05/16/2024 3:54:32 PM PDT · by fatima · 122 replies
    ~Favorite take or Give Songs~Sam Hunt - Take Your Time *Video*George Ezra - Budapest (Official Video) *Video*
  • Comer announces new subpoena in Biden family probe (video)

    05/16/2024 10:52:20 AM PDT · by bitt · 9 replies
    https://www.foxbusiness.com/ ^ | 5/16/2024 | By Kristen Altus
    Rep. James Comer says House Oversight Committee looking for 'targeted financial information' House Committee on Oversight Chairman Rep. James Comer, R-Ky., announced a new legislative motion that aims to unveil financial information related to the Biden family. "This morning, I issued a subpoena for targeted financial information from a certain financial institution related to Jim Biden, Sarah Biden and Hunter Biden. This is a result of many of the documents that Devin Archer turned over," Comer said on "Mornings with Maria" Thursday. The new subpoena, which Comer claims will hopefully "answer every question [Congress has] had," comes just after another...
  • Ship that caused Baltimore bridge to collapse had 4 blackouts before deadly crash: report

    05/16/2024 8:16:06 AM PDT · by canuck_conservative · 28 replies
    National Post [Canada] / AP ^ | May 15, 2024 | Lea Skene
    The ship’s first power outage occurred after a crew member mistakenly closed an exhaust damper while conducting maintenance in port, causing one of its diesel engines to stall, according to the report. A backup generator automatically came on and continued to run for a short period — until insufficient fuel pressure caused it to kick off again, resulting in a second blackout. While recovering from those power outages, crew members made changes to the ship’s electrical configuration, switching to a different transformer and set of breakers, according to safety investigators. “Switching breakers is not unusual but may have affected operations...
  • Ohio Pleads With Biden Admin to Take Action After Finding 'Non-Citizens' on State Voter Rolls

    05/15/2024 4:00:43 PM PDT · by george76 · 33 replies
    Townhall ^ | May 15, 2024 | Sarah Arnold
    Ohio is taking action to secure the integrity of elections ahead of the contentious 2024 presidential election. Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose is urging the Biden Administration to grant access to federal citizenship information after removing “non-citizens” from the state voter rolls. During a review of voting registrations, LaRose announced that 137 non-citizens were registered to vote despite not being U.S. citizens. Following the discovery, LaRose instructed all 88 of Ohio’s county boards of elections to sift through their voter rolls for illegal immigrants. “These individuals will receive at least two written notices from the Secretary of State’s office...