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  • Watch/ Listen to The Charlie Kirk Show: True the Vote has specific details about ballot harvesting, pay for voting, vote solicitations, and more

    04/17/2022 6:09:36 PM PDT · by tired&retired · 8 replies
    Charlie Kirk Show ^ | April 7, 2022 | Charlie Kirk
    In the episode, Charlie took an interview with Catherine Engelbrecht and Gregg Phillips. In this interview, he welcomes these two who will soon be the centre of the election quality conversation in the United States. Catherine Engelbrecht and Gregg Phillips of True the Vote, the organization behind bombshell disclosures regarding ballot harvesting and vote solicitations.
  • How a right-wing provocateur is using race to reach Gen Z

    11/17/2021 3:21:58 PM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 48 replies
    The Associated Press ^ | November 17, 2022 | By THOMAS BEAUMONT (D-AP)
    MANKATO, Minnesota (AP) — Charlie Kirk stood 80 miles from where George Floyd was murdered, faced an overwhelmingly white audience, and declared he was going to say things “no one dares say out loud.” What followed was an avalanche of aspersions and debunked claims about Floyd, the Black man whose death at the hands of a Minneapolis police officer set off a global reckoning over racial injustice and broad calls for change. But the white conservative agitator had a counter view: Floyd was a “scumbag,” he said, unworthy of the attention. The insult lodged at Floyd — a 46-year-old father...
  • Tommy Kirk, Young Disney Actor in ‘Old Yeller’ and ‘The Shaggy Dog,’ Dies at 79

    09/29/2021 8:10:49 PM PDT · by truthkeeper · 48 replies
    The Hollywood Reporter ^ | Sept. 29, 2021 | Mike Barnes
    Tommy Kirk, whose career as a young leading man in Disney films like Old Yeller, The Shaggy Dog and Son of Flubber came to an end, he said, after the studio discovered he was gay, has died. He was 79. Kirk lived alone in Las Vegas and was found dead Tuesday, actor Paul Petersen announced on Facebook. TMZ reported that he died at home, and no foul play is suspected. Kirk first made his mark starring as sleuth Joe Hardy in a pair of Hardy Boys TV serials, “The Mystery of the Applegate Treasure” and “The Mystery of the Ghost...
  • William Shatner is going into SPACE with Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin

    09/24/2021 11:45:16 AM PDT · by mairdie · 123 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 24 September 2021 | Adriana Diaz
    Legendary Star Trek actor William Shatner is set to become the oldest man ever in space as part of the second crew to travel with Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin. The 90-year-old actor will take off in the New Shepard capsule in October for a 15-minute civilian flight, according to TMZ. The Blue Origin flight will be recorded for a documentary that was rejected by Discovery and is now being negotiated by Shatner's team somewhere else.
  • Charlie Kirk to Join 77WABC in Rush Limbaugh’s Old Time Slot

    04/11/2021 8:40:15 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 77 replies
    Human Events ^ | 04/11/2021
    Human Events contributor Charlie Kirk’s radio show will broadcast on Salem Radio Network’s 77WABC and 107.1 FM WLIR from 12-1p.m. EDT—filling the coveted time slot of radio icon, Rush Limbaugh.The show will begin airing on Monday, April 12th.New York’s 77WABC was Limbaugh’s flagship radio station for decades, having aired his nationally syndicated hit show, The Rush Limbaugh Show beginning in August of 1988.“I am thrilled and honored to take the same time and station where my friend and American hero Rush Limbaugh launched his national radio show in 1988,” said Charlie Kirk. “I am so impressed with what John Catsimatidis...
  • What Remains of Conservatism?

    04/11/2021 3:57:51 PM PDT · by em2vn · 58 replies
    The Imagitive Conservative ^ | 04-04-2021 | Bradley J. Birzer
    What remains of traditional conservatism? Should we concede defeat and see the great conservative figures of the past as women and men of beauty who had their say but who are now relegated to some obscure museum of lost humanist causes? No! To my mind, these voices have never been more needed and more relevant
  • Meet the Young, Black Conservatives Who Are Stumping for Trump—Despite the Backlash

    10/15/2020 10:59:00 AM PDT · by george76 · 19 replies
    Newsweek ^ | 10/15/20 | PAUL BOND
    When Kanye West tweeted, "I love the way Candace Owens thinks" in 2018, he was maligned by much of the mainstream media. He also got a lot of young, politically minded Black men and women curious enough to delve into the controversy, and some liked what they discovered. Owens then teamed with Turning Point USA .. a conservative organization founded in 2012 by Charlie Kirk, to help launch the Young Black Leadership Summit where 400 Black youngsters gathered with President Donald Trump at the White House last year. Owens now heads Blexit, a group that encourages Blacks to ditch their...
  • Charlie Kirk says Trump should add 'positivity' to election bid: Americans 'want their lives back'

    07/05/2020 3:18:59 PM PDT · by MagillaX · 27 replies
    Fox News ^ | 7/5/2020 | Victor Garcia
    Blame the media and the coronavirus for President Trump's current campaign woes, Charlie Kirk said Saturday. His advice for the president: Trump should use positivity to jumpstart and reenergize his reelection bid. "I think that America right now, because of the propaganda media and the activist wing of the Democrat Party, America feels a little bit down right now," Adding more positive messaging would help recapture the spark of Trump's 2016 campaign, the founder of Turning Point USA added. TRUMP GIVES OPTIMISTIC INDEPENDENCE DAY MESSAGE, SAYS US IS ‘COMING BACK’ AFTER ‘TERRIBLE PLAGUE FROM CHINA Americans "want their lives" back...
  • Modern Uses for Capt. Kirk’s Nomad/V’ger Maneuver?

    07/01/2020 3:29:27 PM PDT · by CheshireTheCat · 21 replies
    Ricochet ^ | July 1, 2020 | Old Bathos
    Being rather unwoke, I was mystified as to why it is forbidden to utter “all lives matter” or allude in any way to the horrific frequency of black-on-black urban crime. It turns out that merely being opposed to racism is not the same as being antiracist. Who knew? “Antiracist” requires adherence to the precept that all disparities are attributable to race and only to race. Therefore, anything that distracts from, complicates, or contradicts that precept is itself a racist act, even if factually true. (The spectacular anti-intellectualism of the defective products coming out of our universities is stunning.) Once I...
  • Star Trek - Long Way to Go - Phil Collins - emotions of a commander

    02/21/2020 11:39:22 AM PST · by mairdie · 46 replies
    YouTube ^ | MVD
    Star Trek - Long Way to Go - Phil Collins An examination of the emotions required of a commander who cares about his crew but has to accept putting them into danger.
  • Memories of Kirk Douglas

    02/06/2020 2:25:11 AM PST · by Bender2 · 33 replies
    With the death of Kirk Douglas I cannot help but recall the creation of my screenplay I wrote for him and his son Michael.Back in 1978 I was out in Hollywood trying to peddle two of my screenplays and auditioning for any acting jobs I could. One of those auditions was for as a day player on The China Syndrome of which I did not get but did get to read before Michael Douglas as he was the producer-- My agent at the time back in Dallas, called me a week or so after that, saying she had heard that...
  • TMZ: Kirk Douglas, renowned actor and father of Michael Douglas, passes away at 103

    02/05/2020 3:31:38 PM PST · by DCBryan1 · 224 replies
    Fox 6 now ^ | 5 FEB 2020 | Katie DeLong
    LOS ANGELES — Kirk Douglas, renowned actor and father of Michael Douglas, with a decorated career spanning more than six decades, died Wednesday, Feb. 5 at 103, TMZ reported. Kirk Douglas’ health had been in decline. In 1996, he suffered a stroke, but recovered most of his faculties. TMZ reported Wednesday the last time he was seen enjoying life was in April 2019 when he was “camping” in his grandson’s backyard. Douglas appeared in a few minor Broadway productions in the ’40s but then put his career on hold and enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1941. After several years...
  • Liberty University Opens Falkirk Center to fight attacks on Jesus, and Constitution......

    11/30/2019 2:01:16 PM PST · by caww · 9 replies
    whashingtonexaminer ^ | 11/30/2019 | Paul Bedard
    The Falkirk Center will “play offense” against efforts by liberals to water down Judeo-Christian values in the Bible and Constitution..........Growing concerns in conservative circles that liberals are trying to convert young Christians into 'socialists' by 'distorting' the Bible and U.S. Constitution prompted Liberty University to form a new center 'to push back on the media, academics, and Democratic politicians'.... The new think tank, was co-founded by two key leaders in the Christian youth movement, Liberty President Jerry Falwell Jr. and Turning Point USA founder Charlie Kirk......Said Kirk, “We’re in a culture battle right now where you have to fight and...
  • Donald Trump Jr. Ends Book Event Abruptly After Far-Right Heckling

    11/11/2019 6:38:58 AM PST · by gaijin · 76 replies
    The Daily Beast ^ | Nov 11, 2019 | Martha Mercer
    The protesters outside Donald Trump Jr.’s Triggered book event—organized by the Los Angeles chapter of Refuse Fascism—didn’t silence him Sunday. Instead, according to The Guardian, conservative fans inside got rowdy after being informed that Trump did not have time to take questions.
  • ‘Set your phasers to SAVAGE’! William Shatner totally MELTS snowflake who tried to shame him

    07/04/2018 12:56:52 PM PDT · by DFG · 26 replies
    Twitchy ^ | 07/04/2018 | Sarah D
    William Shatner is among those who find the ALSC’s decision utterly ridiculous. William Shatner ✔ @WilliamShatner Did you hear about the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award being renamed over negative lines on the indigenous people of America? Laura changed the lines in the 50’s. I find it disturbing that some take modern opinion & obliterate the past. Isn’t progress @ learning from our mistakes?🤔
  • Kirk or Picard? Jeff Bezos Picks His Favorite 'Star Trek' Captain

    03/13/2018 5:04:46 AM PDT · by Bender2 · 69 replies ^ | March 12, 2018 07:57pm ET | Tariq Malik
    Captain Jean-Luc Picard rules. So says Jeff Bezos. The Blue Origin founder apparently sides firmly with Sir Patrick Stewart's portrayal of Picard from "Star Trek: The Next Generation" when picking the best starship captain from the "Star Trek" franchise. Of course, that may be because Bezos hung out with Stewart at a recent event "Kirk or Picard? Picard!" Bezos wrote on Twitter Saturday (March 10)...
  • Star Trek's Jason Isaacs is blocked by Captain Kirk

    11/27/2017 8:53:02 AM PST · by DFG · 50 replies
    Digital Spy via Yahoo ^ | 11/27/2017 | Rianne Houghton
    We have a lot of love for Star Trek: Discovery's Captain Gabriel Lorca. He's mysterious, stylish and brave enough to keep a Tribble on his desk – what's not to like? Unfortunately, that's a sentiment that Captain James T Kirk himself doesn't appear to agree with, as William Shatner has unceremoniously blocked Jason Isaacs on Twitter. Ouch.
  • The 1992 Induction of the Star Trek crew into the National Association of Broadcasters' Hall of Fame

    09/08/2017 6:40:53 PM PDT · by mairdie · 23 replies
    I attended the 1992 NAB convention and videotaped the induction of the Star Trek main characters into the NAB Hall of Fame. This is just that part of the ceremony. Handheld. Don't think any other fans were there, and doubt this ceremony has ever seen the light of day before.
  • The Ten Conservative Principles (by Russell Kirk, 1986)

    09/02/2017 12:20:02 AM PDT · by Mr. Mojo · 24 replies
    Being neither a religion nor an ideology, the body of opinion termed conservatism possesses no Holy Writ and no Das Kapital to provide dogmata. So far as it is possible to determine what conservatives believe, the first principles of the conservative persuasion are derived from what leading conservative writers and public men have professed during the past two centuries. After some introductory remarks on this general theme, I will proceed to list ten such conservative principles. Perhaps it would be well, most of the time, to use this word “conservative” as an adjective chiefly. For there exists no Model Conservative,...
  • The Real Reason for the Anti-Trump Demonstrations

    11/19/2016 2:00:41 PM PST · by ReformationFan · 35 replies
    Intellectual Takeout ^ | 11-16-16 | Martin Cothran
    The anti-Trump demonstrations we now see in the streets are not just examples of the immaturity of many modern secular liberals, who seem to think that everyone else is somehow obligated to agree with them. They’re also a symptom of the distorted influence politics now exercises over our culture. But in addition to being a symptom of our culture, the dominance of politics in every aspect of life is also a consequence of liberalism itself. The tendency of liberalism has always been to politicize everything. Thanks to liberalism, we have a politicized media that has abandoned journalistic standards in a...