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  • 'My first thought as I came round was Oh God! What have I done?': Man suing the NHS over trans surgery he bitterly regrets has bravely waived anonymity to share his ordeal

    06/25/2022 3:14:46 PM PDT · by Angelino97 · 63 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | June 2, 2022 | Sanchez Manning
    For Ritchie Herron, a bright and articulate civil servant from Newcastle, life over the past four years has become almost unbearable. It takes him ten minutes to empty his bladder, a process as painful as it is slow. Any sex drive is long gone. In fact, he says, his crotch is numb, ‘shell-shocked’ from the damage done to him under the apparent care of the NHS. ‘Numb’ rather sums up Ritchie’s whole demeanour as he struggles to process what has happened to him. Today he reveals – in an exclusive interview – that he is the man preparing legal action...
  • 3 women viciously beaten in random attack by ex-con on South Philadelphia street (also video)

    06/25/2022 6:22:29 AM PDT · by Phoenix8 · 23 replies
    Fox ^ | June 22, 2022 | Miller
    Three women were beaten on a South Philadelphia street this week in an attack that was captured on video by a man police say is an ex-convict who attacked several other people over the next 24 hours. In a video captured on a Ring doorbell camera, a Black man in a pink sweatshirt can be seen walking up to a group of three White women walking down the street before slugging one of the women in the face. "Oh my god," one woman screamed as the man punched the first woman before punching another woman and knocking her to the...
  • DeSantis Harpoons the Tampa Bay Rays

    06/22/2022 9:01:03 AM PDT · by rintintin · 53 replies
    Wall Street Journal ^ | June 6 2022 | Wall Street Journal Editorial Board
    Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has picked another fight with progressive corporate America, this time the Tampa Bay Rays baseball team. When he signed the state budget last week, Mr. DeSantis zeroed out $35 million to help build a new site for the Rays’ spring training. “I don’t support giving taxpayer dollars to professional sports stadiums, period,” he said Friday. This is a good policy that too few states emulate, and Florida taxpayers can be grateful that their Governor has a line-item veto and is willing to use it
  • Walmart drops Chaokoh coconut milk after PETA allegations of forced monkey labor

    06/22/2022 8:03:05 AM PDT · by dennisw · 77 replies
    Fox TV in NYC ^ | June 8, 2022 | Stephanie Weaver
    BENTONVILLE, Ark. - Walmart announced it has removed Chaokoh coconut milk from its shelves following two undercover investigations by animal rights organization PETA. PETA accused the coconut milk brand of using chained and caged monkeys in its production, leading to 86,000 e-mails to Walmart from PETA supporters requesting the product be pulled from its stores. "After hearing from PETA and tens of thousands of concerned shoppers, Walmart has ended its sales of Chaokoh brand coconut milk, for which monkeys are chained, caged, and forced into a lifetime of labor picking coconuts," PETA wrote in a statement. "The company joins over...
  • Dr. Simone Gold Sentenced to Prison For Speaking with Megaphone Inside US Capitol on January 6

    06/21/2022 2:23:43 PM PDT · by Twotone · 56 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | June 16, 2022 | Christina Laila
    Dr. Simone Gold on Thursday was sentenced to two months in prison for speaking with a megaphone inside of the US Capitol on January 6. In March Dr. Simone Gold pleaded guilty to a class A misdemeanor count, “entering and remaining in a restricted building charge.” NBC News reported: U.S. District Judge Christopher Cooper in Washington, D.C., also sentenced Dr. Simone Gold to 12 months of supervised release after her 60-day prison term and ordered her to pay a $9,500 fine. She can report to prison at a date to be determined. The judge told Gold that her anti-vaccine activism...
  • Update: Biden Announces Sweeping Executive Order to Advance Radical “LGBTQI+” Agenda In Schools – New EO Bans “Conversion Therapy,” Which Now Includes ‘Suggesting’ That a Child Should Not Undergo Medical Transition

    06/18/2022 9:47:24 PM PDT · by bitt · 29 replies
    GATEWAY PUNDIT ^ | 6/16/2022 | julian conradson
    It’s 2022 and up is down, the sky is purple, gas prices are sprinting towards $10, Monkeypox is bigoted, and now executive orders are being used to groom your kids. Welcome to hell Joe Biden’s America. On Wednesday, Joe Biden announced that he would be signing another executive order to bolster the left’s radical gender identity crusade in schools across America. The sweeping EO will provide funding to the Department of Education in order to create a new advocacy group that “issues guidance” on LGBTQI+ policies to “states, school districts, and other educational institutions,” and also sends resources to the...
  • George Washington U. Dumps Colonial Mascot for Not Being ‘Inclusive’

    06/17/2022 7:42:42 PM PDT · by MarvinStinson · 26 replies
    breitbart ^ | 15 Jun 202 | ALANA MASTRANGELO
    George Washington University officials have decided to remove the school’s “Colonial” mascot following years of woke activists demanding the university ban it for not being “inclusive.” Students then suggested the university change its mascot to a “hippo” or a “riverhorse” instead. “After a thoughtful and deliberate process that engaged the university community for feedback, the George Washington University’s Board of Trustees has accepted the recommendation of a Special Committee to discontinue the use of the Colonials moniker,” GW announced in a statement. “The decision to change the Colonials moniker was not taken lightly,” the university added, before stressing that “a...
  • Number of lawsuits vs. Cleveland Browns QB Deshaun Watson now 24

    06/11/2022 7:37:16 PM PDT · by simpson96 · 8 replies
    ESPN ^ | 6/6/2022 | Sarah BarshopJake Trotter
    Another woman has filed a civil lawsuit against Deshaun Watson, raising the number of women who have accused the Cleveland Browns quarterback of inappropriate sexual conduct during massage sessions to 24. The lawsuit says the plaintiff massaged Watson twice. The first session, the lawsuit says, was cut short because "Watson had to leave abruptly after taking a phone call." The lawsuit says Watson scheduled a second massage a few days later, when the woman says that Watson exposed himself and masturbated and "offered no apology or explanation for his conduct." The lawsuit says the plaintiff "shortly thereafter quit massage therapy."...
  • Biden Administration Quietly Raised Amount of Ethanol Required in Summer Blend Gasoline from Ten Percent to Fifteen, Three Predictable Problems Will Surface Soon

    06/08/2022 7:36:05 AM PDT · by dalight · 194 replies
    The Last Refuge ^ | June 6, 2022 | Sudance
    Last Friday the Biden administration raised the mandatory amount of biofuel, specifically ethanol, that must be blended within the U.S. gasoline supply. The previous amount of 10% (summer blend) was raised to a year-round 15% (waiver) by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). This is likely to lead to two sets of bigger issues, less food and higher gas prices. ♦ First issue. – The Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) is a government mandate, passed in 2005 and expanded in 2007, that requires growing volumes of biofuels to be blended into U.S. transportation fuels like gasoline and diesel every year. Approximately 40...
  • Armed Woman Stops Career Criminal Shooting at a Birthday Party

    06/06/2022 8:34:45 AM PDT · by marktwain · 17 replies
    AmmoLand ^ | May 30, 2022 | Dean Weingarten
    As a counterpoint to the mass murder in a Texas School, where an unopposed murderer killed 21 children and 2 adults in a “gun free” school. A career criminal with an AR15 opened fire on an unrelated birthday party in Charleston, West Virginia. He was killed by a woman armed with a pistol before he hit any of the children and adults at the party. From the BBC: A US woman has fatally shot a man who opened fire on a crowd of people with a semi-automatic rifle in Charleston, West Virginia. Dennis Butler, a 37-year-old with an extensive criminal...
  • At first meeting since massacre, Uvalde school board takes no action on police chief

    06/05/2022 1:54:21 PM PDT · by grundle · 18 replies
    Texas Tribune ^ | June 3, 2022 | Zach Despart
    Chief Pete Arredondo has been faulted for a slow response to the mass shooting at Robb Elementary. The Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District board took no action Friday evening against its embattled police chief, Pete Arredondo, in a special board meeting called in response to last week’s mass shooting at Robb Elementary School. As incident commander, Arredondo made the decision to wait more than an hour for backup instead of ordering officers at the scene to immediately confront the shooter who killed 19 students and two teachers. The head of the state police later said this was the “wrong decision,...
  • Get Woke, Go Broke: State Farm Exec Makes Panicked Promise as Trans Support Blows Up in Company's Face - Report

    06/03/2022 5:53:41 AM PDT · by LibertyWoman · 96 replies
    The Western Journal ^ | May 25, 2022 | Jack Davis
    Facing an uproar for its support of the transgender agenda, State Farm Insurance says it is dropping its alliance with a transgender group that wanted to supply indoctrination materials aimed at children to schools and libraries. State Farm had said it would support a group called GenderCool, which was targeting children as young as 5 with books titled “Being Transgender,” “Being Inclusive” and “Being Non-Binary.” On Monday, the conservative group Consumers’ Research responded with a video titled “Like a Creepy Neighbor.” ... On Tuesday, State Farm surrendered.
  • New data shows shift at Lowell High School: More students given failing grades after admissions change

    06/01/2022 11:00:19 AM PDT · by NohSpinZone · 44 replies
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | 5/25/2022 | By Ricardo Cano, Nanette Asimov
    Teachers at San Francisco’s Lowell High School gave freshman students significantly more D and F grades this past fall, the first semester after the school board eliminated the merit-based admissions it had relied on for decades. The lower grades, while expected by many, are likely to become part of a fervid debate over Lowell that touches on race, equity and achievement. The grades raise questions about how students — and the school’s teachers and administrators — are adapting to the changes. However, it’s unclear exactly how much the change in admissions policy factored into the rise in D’s and F’s...
  • Sig 9mm and Knife Used to Stop Bear Attack in Rural WI Home

    06/01/2022 5:01:49 AM PDT · by marktwain · 57 replies
    AmmoLand ^ | May 23, 2022 | Dean Weingarten
    A little before 11 p.m. on Friday, May 20, a wife and mother looked outside her rural home on Castle rd. near Medford, Wisconsin, in Taylor County. A bear was eating the bird feed from their bird feeder. She partly opened a window and yelled at the bear to go away. The bear disputed her position as owner. From wqow.com: According to the Taylor County Sheriff’s Office, authorities received a report of a bear attack at a home on Castle Road in the Township of Medford Friday around 11 p.m.In a press release, authorities report a husband and wife noticed...
  • ANOTHER Florida student is arrested on felony charges for posting pictures of himself online with what appeared to be a rifle and the caption: 'Hey Siri, directions to the nearest school'

    05/31/2022 2:16:54 AM PDT · by Morgana · 22 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | May 31, 2022 | Harriet Alexander
    An 18-year-old in Florida has been arrested and charged with a felony after he posted a photo of a rifle, handgun and tactical vest online and captioned the image: 'Hey Siri, directions to the nearest school'. Corey Anderson, from Lutz, 15 miles north of Tampa, was arrested on Sunday after police were tipped off about the post. The weapons were later discovered to be airsoft guns. Anderson could face 15 years in prison and a $10,000 fine if convicted of making a threat of a mass shooting. 'This type of threat is unacceptable. This man intentionally instilled fear into our...
  • Goodhue County Sheriff, BCA arrest woman in cold cases for babies found dead in Mississippi River waters

    05/30/2022 3:18:54 PM PDT · by bgill · 3 replies
    Post Bulletin ^ | May 9, 2022 | Matthew Stolle
    The Goodhue County Sheriff’s Office and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension said Monday, May 9, 2022, that an arrest has been made in the death of a newborn baby boy who was found deceased in Lake Pepin in 2003 . According to the BCA, Jennifer Lynn Matter, 50, of Belvidere Township, was identified through DNA as the child’s mother. Investigators interviewed Matter again Thursday, May 5, 2022, and asked her what was going on with her life in 1999. She said she was in a bad mental state. She had been in and out of jail, drinking too much...
  • Armed female bystander kills man firing at party in West Virginia

    05/29/2022 5:29:01 AM PDT · by marktwain · 23 replies
    BBC ^ | May 28, 2022 | BBC
    A US woman has fatally shot a man who opened fire on a crowd of people with a semi-automatic rifle in Charleston, West Virginia. Dennis Butler, a 37-year-old with an extensive criminal history, was killed after he targeted a group of around 40 people attending a birthday party. Police spokesman Tony Hazelett said the woman's quick reaction saved lives and may have prevented a mass shooting. It comes amid a national debate over guns after a school shooting in Texas. Butler had driven by the area earlier on Wednesday evening when he was warned to slow down because children were...
  • Southwest Airlines passenger who masturbated mid-flight gets prison time

    05/28/2022 9:38:04 AM PDT · by DallasBiff · 52 replies
    Fox News ^ | 5/26/22 | Adam Sabes
    The Southwest Airlines passenger who masturbated four times during a flight pled guilty to a charge of indecent, or obscene acts while on an aircraft and was sentenced to 48 days in prison, in addition to a lifetime ban from Southwest Airlines. Antonio Sherrodd McGarity, 34, masturbated four times with his genitals out while on a Southwest Airlines flight from Washington to Arizona on April 2, according to a federal criminal complaint. McGarity pleaded guilty last week to a charge of indecent, or obscene acts while on an aircraft, and was sentenced to 48 days in prison as well as...
  • Monkeypox Was a Table-Top Simulation Only Last Year

    05/24/2022 9:22:27 AM PDT · by Heartlander · 16 replies
    Brownstone Institute ^ | May 20, 2022 | Michael Senger
    Monkeypox Was a Table-Top Simulation Only Last YearElite media outlets around the world are on red alert over the world’s first-ever global outbreak of Monkeypox in mid-May 2022—just one year after an international biosecurity conference in Munich held a simulation of a “global pandemic involving an unusual strain of Monkeypox” beginning in mid-May 2022.Monkeypox was first identified in 1958, but there’s never been a global Monkeypox outbreak outside of Africa until now—in the exact week of the exact month predicted by the biosecurity folks in their pandemic simulation. Take these guys to Vegas!Ed Yong, who’s penned dozens of hysterical articles...
  • Florida man in road rage incident allegedly wields knife at brass knuckles biker with gun, gets arrested [video - language warning]

    05/21/2022 9:54:26 AM PDT · by simpson96 · 23 replies
    Fox News ^ | 5/18/2022 | Louis Casiano
    An intense road rage dispute between two motorists in Florida landed one of them behind bars Tuesday after he pulled out a knife, prompting the victim to display a gun, authorities said. Rafael Vincent Rivera, 50, was arrested and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon without intent to kill in connection with the confrontation in Palm Coast, about 80 miles north of Orlando, the Flagler County Sheriff's Office said. "Tragic disagreements should never result in violence in our streets," Sheriff Rick Staly said in a statement. Rivera was driving a Silver Toyota Tacoma when the victim cut in...