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  • Kamala Harris is qualified to be president. So why is Joe Biden holding her back?

    07/11/2024 2:28:30 AM PDT · by GrandJediMasterYoda · 44 replies
    Yahoo.com ^ | 7/11/24 | Marla Bautista
    Kamala Harris is qualified to be president. So why is Joe Biden holding her back? Despite our nation's progress in social equality, the systemic power held by older white men in America continues to obstruct the paths to success for younger Black women. The most current example? President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris. Members of Congress and other Democratic leaders have called on Biden to step aside as their party's presidential nominee − with some suggesting that Harris should take his place − after a devastating debate performance two weeks ago. But the president isn't backing down. On...
  • Poland signs agreement with Ukraine, includes shooting down Russian missiles and drones “fired in the direction of Poland”

    07/08/2024 6:20:10 AM PDT · by janetjanet998 · 22 replies
    Today in Warsaw, Poland’s Prime Minister @donaldtusk and I signed the Agreement on Security Cooperation between Ukraine and the Republic of Poland. This unprecedented document includes a provision for shooting down Russian missiles and drones in Ukraine’s airspace that are fired in the direction of Poland. We are committed to implementing it. We will also cooperate on combat aircraft—both those already transferred by Poland and the possibility of transferring more in the future. In our security agreement, we have formalized the formation and training of the Ukrainian Legion, a new volunteer military unit, on Polish territory. This unit will be...
  • AOC doubles down on bizarre, cringeworthy antics at pro-Bowman rally: ‘It’s called organizing’

    06/24/2024 5:12:46 PM PDT · by GrandJediMasterYoda · 34 replies
    NY post.com ^ | 6/24/24 | Ryan King
    AOC doubles down on bizarre, cringeworthy antics at pro-Bowman rally: ‘It’s called organizing Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez defended her manic cameo at a weekend Bronx rally in support of fellow far-left Rep. Jamaal Bowman, saying the R-rated event had been “fun as hell.” “Fox News is big mad that we’re for the many, not the money,” the “Squad” member wrote on X along with a clip of her on-stage gyrations at St. Mary’s Park in Mott Haven. “We rallied 1,200 people in the Bronx to take on dark money, get fired up, and send busloads of volunteers to canvass and phone...
  • Environmental activists ‘Just Stop Oil’ spraypaint Stonehenge as Good Samaritan tries to stop them in wild video

    06/19/2024 10:44:54 AM PDT · by KingofZion · 25 replies
    New York Post ^ | June 19, 2024 | Reuters
    Environmental protesters sprayed paint on Britain’s Stonehenge on Wednesday, with orange marks covering some of the stones of the prehistoric megalithic structure on the eve of the summer solstice celebrations. Two people have been arrested on suspicion of damaging the ancient monument, police said in a statement. “This is extremely upsetting and our curators are investigating the extent of the damage,” English Heritage, the charity that manages Stonehenge, said on X. Stonehenge remains open, it added. The monument, one of Britain’s most visited tourist spots, also holds spiritual significance and attracts thousands of revellers, spiritualists and tourists during the summer...
  • Biden administration begins formal rulemaking process to downgrade marijuana to less dangerous drug

    05/16/2024 8:54:34 PM PDT · by VAFreedom · 65 replies
    fox ^ | 5/16/2024 | Greg Wehner
    The Biden administration on Thursday submitted a proposal seeking to begin the formal process of reclassifying marijuana as a less dangerous drug.
  • Homes for Hamas? UK Lawmakers Push for Ukraine-Style Refugee Scheme for Palestinians

    05/15/2024 7:25:56 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 17 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 05/15/2024 | KURT ZINDULKA
    British lawmakers have called on the government to open up a bespoke visa programme that could potentially allow hundreds of thousands of Palestinians to come into the UK in a similar manner to the scheme for Ukrainian refugees. Following a petition demanding the government “create a Palestinian Family Visa Scheme for Palestinian people affected by war,” the House of Commons debated the motion, with left-wing and even some Tory MPs backing the notion of opening up a specific scheme for Palestinians to come to Britain amid the military conflict between Israel and Islamist Hamas terrorists in Gaza.
  • ‘Violent’ Columbia protester is heir to ad empire, has mansion, model babymama — and long rap sheet

    05/04/2024 8:13:19 AM PDT · by GrandJediMasterYoda · 41 replies
    nypost.com ^ | 5/4/24 | Tina Moore ,Chris Harris Matthew Sedacca
    ‘Violent’ Columbia protester is heir to ad empire, has mansion, model babymama — and long rap sheet One of the most violent leaders of the Columbia University riots is allegedly a professional agitator and limousine liberal — the scion of millionaire ad execs who lives in a $3.4 million Brooklyn brownstone, has a model babymama and a stepmom dating John Cougar Mellencamp. James Carlson, aka Cody Carlson, aka Cody Tarlow, is “a longtime anarchist,” a high-ranking police source said. He bought his 2,893-square-foot, three-story brownstone with four wood-burning fireplaces and a carriage house in Park Slope in 2019 for $2.3...
  • Gay couple arrested for possession of child pornography after getting flagged by IKEA, Maryland police say

    04/13/2024 2:18:28 AM PDT · by Sam77 · 33 replies
    The Blaze ^ | 12 April 2024 | CARLOS GARCIA
    Neighbors of a gay couple in Maryland were shocked to find out they were arrested for possession of child pornography after getting flagged by IKEA. 41-year-old Robert Sherer and 54-year-old Robert Books were arrested Wednesday after police were tipped off about Sherer allegedly downloading child pornography on his work computer. He worked as a senior resolutions generalist at IKEA in White Marsh. The company, which is based in Sweden, notified Swedish police about the alarming discovery after confirming the accusation. Police notified their counterparts in Maryland, who began investigating the couple in March.
  • Whoopi Goldberg Cites ‘The Big 10’ Commandments to Defend Abortion

    04/08/2024 11:01:33 AM PDT · by DallasBiff · 39 replies
    Independent Journal Review ^ | 4/8/24 | Bradley Cartright
    She then decided to cite the Ten Commandments, and the lack of a specific reference to abortion, to defend it “It’s not mentioned in the Big Ten, I’m just gonna say. In the Big Ten, it is not mentioned… Cause I figure, God was pretty clear. Here’s the stuff that will make your life better on earth. Don’t lie, cause you don’t want people lying to you. Don’t mess with somebody’s wife, cause you’re going to be made if they’re messing with yours. Just, you know, common sense stuff
  • New England's last coal plants set to shutter, ushering in era of green energy.

    04/06/2024 5:11:56 AM PDT · by Carriage Hill · 130 replies
    Fox News ^ | 4.06.2024 | Thomas Catenacci
    The final coal-fired power plants in New England are slated to shutter in the coming years, making it the second region to phase out the energy source that powered the U.S. economy for decades.
  • Trump arrives in court for hush money case, slams it as a ‘witch hunt’ and a ‘hoax’ — on same day $454M fraud bond is due

    03/25/2024 8:05:45 AM PDT · by GrandJediMasterYoda · 15 replies
    NY Post.com ^ | 3/25/24 | Kyle Schnitzer
    Trump arrives in court for hush money case, slams it as a ‘witch hunt’ and a ‘hoax’ — on same day $454M fraud bond is due Former President Donald Trump arrived at a Manhattan court Monday for a hearing in his delayed “hush money” case — on the same day he faces a $454 million fraud bond deadline. “This is a witch hunt, this is a hoax,” Trump, 77, said before entering the Manhattan Supreme Court room. It marks his third appearance in Manhattan Supreme Court after Justice Juan Manuel Merchan delayed the estimated six-week criminal trial.
  • Rep. Wasserman Schultz calls for replacement of Florida's surgeon general over measles outbreak handling

    02/27/2024 8:58:14 AM PST · by Recovering_Democrat · 30 replies
    ....Debbie Wasserman Schultz held a press conference on school safety measures Tuesday and called for the replacement of Florida's surgeon general -- as the measles outbreak in South Florida continues to expand. She called for the termination of Dr. Joseph Ladapo and for Governor DeSantis to replace him...
  • Friday Funny: A Retraction So Hilarious that I Can't Put the Title in the Title

    02/23/2024 9:39:31 PM PST · by zeestephen · 16 replies
    Watts Up With That ^ | 23 February 2024 | Charles Rotter
    A leading scientific journal faces humiliation after it published a completely fake paper, purportedly written by Chinese researchers, which contained AI generated images of a rat with a penis bigger than its own body...The Telegraph reports that the journal Frontiers in Cell and Development Biology published a paper that claimed to show the signalling pathway of sperm stem cells, but depicted a rat sitting upright with a massive #### and four giant testicles.
  • Georgetown students mock Ash Wednesday by drawing butts on foreheads to celebrate 'A** Wednesday'

    02/15/2024 10:21:06 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 77 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 02/15/2024 | Samantha Kamman
    Students tabling at a Catholic university in Washington, D.C., drew butts on their foreheads and invited people to join them in celebrating “A** Wednesday,” an allusion to the first day of Lent, which is known as “Ash Wednesday.”Georgetown University is considered one of the oldest Catholic and Jesuit schools in the nation. According to its webpage, the university provides “students with a world-class learning experience focused on educating the whole person through exposure to different faiths, cultures and beliefs.” On Wednesday, America First Policy Institute’s Chief Engagement Officer Ashley Hayek shared a photo on X of multiple Georgetown students standing...
  • Climate Protesters Arrested after Throwing Pink Powder on U.S. Constitution in Museum

    02/15/2024 8:49:14 AM PST · by Red Badger · 38 replies
    Daily Fetched ^ | February 15, 2024 | Jason Walsh
    Climate Protesters Arrested after Throwing Pink Powder on U.S. Constitution in Museum Two climate activists were arrested on Wednesday after they poured a pink powder on a case holding the U.S. Constitution. The two protesters were caught on camera in the Rotunda for the Charters of Freedom, claiming their act was to raise awareness for climate change. In a video posted on X, one of the activists can be heard saying: “This country is founded on the conditions that all men are created equally.” “We are calling for all people to have all these rights, not just wealthy white men.”...
  • Porterville Unified receives $13.8 million award to help transition to electric buses (California)

    02/12/2024 5:24:39 PM PST · by lowbridge · 20 replies
    abc30.com ^ | February 9, 2024 | Jessica Harrington
    Porterville Unified school buses are getting quieter. That's because they're slowly shifting away from diesel and moving to electric. Assistant superintendent Brad Rohrbach says that transition is now accelerating thanks to a $13.8 million award from the Environmental Protection Agency's 'Clean School Bus Program'. "It's really the next step in our endeavor to sustain and move forward on our sustainability and energy efforts at the district," Rohrbach said. Director of Transportation and Sustainability Richard Tree says the 35 electric buses they will purchase with the money will help reduce the district's carbon footprint and create a model for others in...
  • Kamala Harris insists she’s ‘ready to serve,’ touts her ‘capacity to lead’

    02/12/2024 11:47:52 AM PST · by GrandJediMasterYoda · 58 replies
    nypost.com ^ | 2/12/24 | Ryan King
    Kamala Harris insists she’s ‘ready to serve,’ touts her ‘capacity to lead’ Vice President Kamala Harris claimed she is “ready to serve’’ and touted her “capacity to lead” when asked last week about boss President Biden’s advanced age and voters’ concerns over it. “I am ready to serve — there’s no question about that,” Harris told the Wall Street Journal. She insisted that everyone who observes her performance in office “walks away fully aware of my capacity to lead.” Harris spoke during an interview aboard Air Force Two — two days before special counsel Robert Hur’s scathing report touching on...
  • Bullets Fly All Over Blue State’s Highways After It Clamped Down On Guns

    02/10/2024 5:45:37 PM PST · by CFW · 18 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 2/10/24 | BRANDON POULTER
    Democratic Washington Gov. Jay Inslee signed one of the nation’s most restrictive gun laws in 2023, and now highway shootings are surging in the state. Over 50 models of guns are banned under the legislation, including popular rifles such as AR-15s and M-16s, and the Democratic Legislature wants to crack down further with several more gun control bills in the body. The state is now seeing a surge in highway shootings, with more than a dozen reported on state highways since the beginning of the year, according to KOMO News. There have been over 190 reported “shooting incidents” in the...
  • Could Taylor Swift tilt Florida blue? It’s Democrats’ wildest dream.

    02/07/2024 3:38:18 PM PST · by GrandJediMasterYoda · 44 replies
    politico.com ^ | 2/7/24 | KIimberly Leonard
    Could Taylor Swift tilt Florida blue? It’s Democrats’ wildest dream. TALLAHASSEE, Florida — Florida Democrats don’t know why Taylor Swift is naming an upcoming song on her new album “Florida!!!” or the reason she chose to hold three concerts in Miami less than a month before the November elections. But their excitement around the news is less about “why?” and more about leveraging Swift’s celebrity status to fill the blank space for beleaguered voters tired of losing to Republicans.
  • Newt Gingrich Goes Scorched Earth on Liz Cheney

    01/19/2024 9:58:12 AM PST · by GrandJediMasterYoda · 16 replies
    MSN.com ^ | 1/19/24 | Claire Ohare
    Newt Gingrich Goes Scorched Earth on Liz Cheney Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich criticized Liz Cheney, accusing her of dishonesty, manipulation, and destructive behavior. He linked such claims to a lawsuit filed by Stefan Passantino, alleging unethical conduct by Cheney and the January 6 committee. Gingrich highlighted Cheney’s alleged manipulation of a witness and the subsequent changes in testimony, raising concerns regarding her credibility.