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  • One Of the Peaceful Protestors Shot in Kenosha, WI was a Life Registered Criminal Sex Offender

    08/28/2020 10:30:43 AM PDT · by John S Mosby · 42 replies
    A Twitter fact feed (4 -1nce) ^ | August 27,2020 | John Roger; Julio Rosas USMC
    "One Less Parasite in the world, actually make that 2." From reporter Julio Rosas (USMC): "Now that it is confirmed Joseph Rosenbaum was one of the people shot and killed by alleged gunman Kyle Rittenhouse in Kenosha, I filmed him earlier in the night taunting the armed civilians, saying, "Shoot me, n***a."
  • 1939: Las Trece Rosas

    08/04/2020 5:41:12 PM PDT · by CheshireTheCat · 9 replies ^ | August 5, 2018 | Headsman
    The Spanish Civil War’s victorious fascists shot Las Trece Rosas — “the thirteen roses” — on this date in 1939. Earlier that 1939, Franco had clinched victory by finally capturing the capital city after a siege of 29 months. A punishing suppression of the Spain’s leftist elements ensued, running to hundreds of thousands imprisoned, executed, or chased into exile. Our 13 Roses were members of a communist/socialist youth group, JSU, and they had been arrested in rolling-up of that organization. They were crowded into the overflowing dungeons of the notorious women’s prison Las Ventas.
  • Amash confirms he won't seek reelection

    07/16/2020 8:32:28 PM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 40 replies
    The Hill ^ | 07 16 2020 | John Bowden
    Michigan Rep. Justin Amash (L) confirmed Thursday evening that he was not seeking reelection to Congress, in an apparent end to his 2020 political aspirations. Amash retweeted an article from The Detroit News that quoted an aide to the congressman as saying his reelection campaign had "idled" in February, and that Amash did not intend to seek the Libertarian Party's nomination for the district after abandoning the Republican Party last year. "He hasn't been campaigning for any office and doesn't plan to seek the nomination for any office," an adviser told the publication. "I love representing our community in Congress....
  • Inmate executed at federal prison

    07/14/2020 5:44:13 AM PDT · by GMMC0987 · 22 replies
    Terre Haute Tribune-Star ^ | July 14, 2020 | Tribune-Star Staff Report
    he died from lethal injection at 8:07 a.m.
  • Supreme Court Permits First Federal Executions Since 2003. Trump administration has scheduled three inmates to be put to death this week

    07/14/2020 4:55:16 AM PDT · by karpov · 51 replies
    Wall Street Journal ^ | July 14, 2020 | Jess Bravin and Sadie Gurman
    A divided Supreme Court cleared the way for the first federal executions since 2003, issuing orders shortly after 2 a.m. Tuesday rejecting inmate claims that using pentobarbital for lethal injections would be unconstitutional. In an unsigned opinion, the court’s five-member conservative majority sought to end the fusillade of litigation four condemned men and their allies filed since Attorney General William Barr announced plans a year ago to reactivate the federal death chamber in Terre Haute, Ind. ... The executions of the men convicted of murder had been set to begin Monday at 4 p.m., starting with Daniel Lewis Lee, for...
  • Alexander Vindman, key impeachment inquiry witness, to retire from the military

    07/08/2020 9:27:31 AM PDT · by conservative98 · 40 replies
    CBS ^ | JULY 8, 2020 / 12:11 PM
    Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, who was a key witness in the impeachment inquiry into President Trump last year, will retire from the military, he announced in a tweet. "Today I officially requested retirement from the US Army, an organization I love," Vindman wrote Wednesday.
  • Breaking — Andrew Vindman retires from military…

    07/08/2020 8:52:05 AM PDT · by rxsid · 127 replies
    Breaking — Andrew Vindman retires from military…“Vindman was told by senior Army officials that he would no longer be deployable in his area of expertise, which includes Ukraine…He was also told by senior officers he would need a “rehabilitative assignment” even if he had opted to attend the National War College.” Breaking: Lt Col Alexander Vindman to retire from military. His lawyer blames White House 'campaign of bullying, intimidation and retaliation' - CNN exclusive.— Jim Sciutto (@jimsciutto) July 8, 2020
  • Source: NFL plans to play Black national anthem before Week 1 games

    07/02/2020 1:33:40 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 192 replies
    ESPN ^ | July 2, 2020 | Jason Reid
    "Lift Ev'ry Voice And Sing," commonly known as the Black national anthem, is expected to be performed live or played before every Week 1 NFL game, and the NFL is also considering a variety of other measures to recognize victims of police brutality during the upcoming season, a source familiar with the league's discussions told The Undefeated on Thursday.
  • Navy will not reinstate fired Captain (USS Roosevelt)

    06/19/2020 12:10:53 PM PDT · by ripnbang · 52 replies
    The Hill ^ | June 19, 2020 | Rebecca Kheel and Ellen Mitchell
    The Navy will not reinstate the fired commander of the USS Theodore Roosevelt aircraft carrier following an investigation of leadership’s handling of a coronavirus outbreak onboard in March.
  • Seattle is Dying...

    06/28/2020 2:24:04 PM PDT · by Tippecanoe · 79 replies
    Video: Thanks to liberal progressive power, Seattle is Dying Trash, homelessness, drugs, crime
  • Comedian Jimmy Kimmel FLEES Los Angeles for a secret location to avoid race row after blackface skits and audio of him using the n-word to impersonate Snoop Dogg resurfaced

    06/24/2020 3:29:43 AM PDT · by C19fan · 60 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | June 24, 2020 | Ruth Styles
    Disgraced comedian Jimmy Kimmel has fled LA for a secret location in an attempt to avoid the race row sparked after photos emerged of him doing skits while in blackface, can reveal. Kimmel is also under fire after being caught using the n word repeatedly while imitating rapper Snoop Dogg in newly unearthed audio that dates from 1996. In the song, Kimmel can be heard rapping: 'Me and my n***er down in LBC, we'll smoke that motherf***er Christmas tree.'
  • Steve Bing, Producer and ‘Kangaroo Jack’ Writer, Dies by Suicide at 55

    06/22/2020 6:26:17 PM PDT · by Borges · 67 replies
    Variety ^ | 6/22/2020 | Pat Saperstein
    Steve Bing, a producer, philanthropist and screenwriter, has died by suicide in Los Angeles. He was 55. Police and the coroner’s office said a man fitting his age jumped from a Century City apartment building on Monday. Sources told TMZ he had been suffering from depression. Bing, who inherited a fortune of some $600 million from his grandfather, L.A. real estate developer Leo S. Bing, also contributed millions of dollars to Democratic political causes. In 2003, he co-wrote the action comedy “Kangaroo Jack,” and he also contributed to “Missing in Action” and wrote an episode of “Married With Children.” Bing...
  • President fires SDNY Attorney

    06/20/2020 12:52:23 PM PDT · by 2Dreamin · 81 replies
    ABC Twitter ^ | June 20, 2020 | ABC
    JUST IN: AG William Barr responds to SDNY attorney Geoffrey Berman: "Unfortunately, with your statement of last night, you have chosen public spectacle over public service... I have asked the President to remove you as of today, and he has done so."
  • Two Convicted Pedophiles Beaten to Death by Inmate with Cane

    01/24/2020 5:46:10 PM PST · by DeoVindiceSicSemperTyrannis · 59 replies
    An inmate at a California prison murdered two convicted child molesters by beating them to death with a walking cane, according to authorities. Jonathan Watson, 41, allegedly beat David Bobb, 48, and Graham De Luis-Conti, 62, to death last Thursday at around 2:30 p.m. at the California Substance Abuse Treatment Facility (SATF) and State Prison in Corcoran, according to the New York Post. Following the beating, both Bobb and De Luis-Conti who were in critical condition at the time, were transported to hospital, suffering from head wounds. Bobb, who was convicted of committing aggravated sexual assault to a child under...
  • Central California Inmate Kills Prisoner Serving Life Sentence for Child Sexual Assault: Officials

    01/18/2020 12:57:59 AM PST · by nickcarraway · 30 replies
    KTLA ^ | JANUARY 17, 2020
    One inmate fatally struck a fellow prisoner and critically wounded another at a central California prison, officials said Friday. They said Jonathan Watson, 41, used a walking cane to cause multiple head wounds to both victims at the California Substance Abuse Treatment Facility and State Prison in Corcoran on Thursday. Both were taken to an outside hospital, but one died en route and the other remained in critical condition.
  • 'I wish you the best': US military adviser resigns after Trump's controversial photo-op at church

    06/02/2020 9:17:53 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 123 replies
    Business Insider ^ | 06/02/2020 | David Choi
    A Department of Defense adviser resigned, effective immediately, from the military's science board citing what he believed to be a violation of conduct from Defense Secretary Mark Esper. In his resignation letter, James Miller Jr., the former under secretary of defense for policy from 2012 to 2014, recalled that he swore an oath of office to "support and defend the Constitution of the United States ... and to bear true faith and allegiance to the same," similar to what the defense secretary had done before he took office. "On Monday, June 1, 2020, I believe that you violated that oath,"...
  • Chilling moment two masked gunmen jump out of a Jeep aiming pistols with silencers 'and execute Bronx biker gang leader in broad daylight'

    05/05/2020 2:28:51 AM PDT · by Libloather · 66 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 4/04/20 | Snejana Farberov
    A disturbing surveillance video has emerged showing the moment two men wearing face masks jumped out of a Jeep brandishing guns topped with silencers and opened fire at a biker gang leader, killing him on a Bronx street in the middle of the day. The suspected execution took place on Hollard Avenue near Boston Road in the Allerton section of The Bronx at around 3.20pm on Sunday. The victim has been identified by unnamed law enforcement sources as Francisco Rosado, the 51-year-old leader of the Bronx chapter of the notorious Pagan Motorcycle Club. The newly released video begins with a...
  • For AOC, 'Existential Crises' as Her District Becomes the Coronavirus Epicenter

    05/04/2020 12:54:07 PM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 33 replies
    The New York Times via Yahoo! News ^ | May 4, 2020 | by Mark Leibovich
    The dash to overnight millennial celebrity can take abrupt detours. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the democratic socialist from the Bronx in New York City, was propelled from an anonymous existence as a bartender after her upset victory in 2018 straight onto magazine covers, late-night TV and the top of every partisan love-hate list in America. It made her perhaps the most exposed and fixated-on House freshman in history. Today, the youngest woman ever elected to Congress - known simply as AOC - owns another distinction, this one far grimmer: She represents the nation’s most devastated hot zone of the coronavirus outbreak....
  • College Professor Accused Of Planning To Burn Down NYC Cathedral Reportedly Dies By Suicide

    04/23/2020 1:26:39 PM PDT · by CheshireTheCat · 53 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | April 23, 2020 | Marlo Safi
    A New Jersey college professor who was accused of planning to burn down St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City died by suicide April 17, NBC News reported Thursday. Marc Lamparello of Hasbrouck Heights was released from Rikers Island March 20 due to concerns about coronavirus and died April 17, according to his attorney, NBC News reported.
  • Trump fires intelligence community inspector general who defied him on Ukraine

    04/03/2020 7:48:54 PM PDT · by bitt · 81 replies
    YAHOO.COM ^ | 3/3/2020 | Natasha Bertrand and Andrew Desiderio
    President Donald Trump has fired the intelligence community’s chief watchdog, Michael Atkinson, who was the first to sound the alarm to Congress last September about an “urgent” complaint he’d received from an intelligence official involving Trump’s communications with Ukraine’s president. Trump formally notified the Senate and House intelligence committees of his intention to fire Atkinson and remove him from his duties, to take effect 30 days from Friday, according to two congressional officials and a copy of the letter obtained by POLITICO dated April 3. “This is to advise that I am exercising my power as President to remove from...