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  • The ATF Wants to Destroy Evidence From Fast and Furious Scandal

    12/07/2022 8:42:11 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 17 replies
    Townhall ^ | 12/07/2022 | Katie Pavlich
    The Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms is reportedly planning to destroy a number of firearms from Operation Fast and Furious ten years after the scandal took place. In a letter to ATF Director Steven Dettelbach, incoming House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jim Jordan is asking that the firearms be preserved. "Yesterday, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) notified us that it intends to destroy the firearms associated with the botched Operation Fast and Furious. I strongly urge you to reconsider this decision and request that you preserve this evidence," Jordan wrote. "Although the ATF apparently intends to...
  • Nigeria’s President Says West-Supplied Weapons In Ukraine Are ‘Filtering’ Into Africa

    12/03/2022 8:32:40 PM PST · by Its All Over Except ... · 18 replies
    Zubu Brothers ^ | 12/3/22 | Staff
    The Nigerian government says that foreign-supplied weapons transferred from the West to the Ukrainian government have begun to proliferate in the west African region. The illegal arms have begun to “filter” to the region, Nigeria’s president said. An urgent warning was recently issued by President Muhammadu Buhari himself. ... It marks the clearest confirmation yet that weapons intended for Ukrainian forces are exiting the country in large numbers, precisely as many observers feared given the billions of dollars worth of arms that have been pumped in over the course of the nine-month war. ...
  • FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried Says He Made Secret Donations to Republicans

    11/30/2022 7:18:36 AM PST · by Callahan · 42 replies
    Gizmodo ^ | 11/30/22 | Matt Novak
    In a newly published phone call SBF claims, "reporters freak the f—- out if you donate to a Republican because they’re all super liberal." Sam Bankman-Fried, the founder of FTX, says he donated equally to both Democratic and Republican politicians before his cryptocurrency platform filed for bankruptcy earlier this month, wiping out billions of dollars in customer deposits. And that fact is going to come as a real shock to right-wing political operatives on Fox News who’ve tried to claim Democrats were the only ones beholden to FTX cash. “I donated to both parties. I donated about the same amount...
  • Europe Accuses U.S. Of War Profiteering Off Ukraine

    11/29/2022 3:01:18 PM PST · by Its All Over Except ... · 28 replies
    The Jimmy Dore Show ^ | 11/29/22 | Staff
    Western European nations are beginning to wake up to the fact that they’re doing much of the sacrificing for the war effort in Ukraine while the United States is reaping all the benefits in terms of natural gas sales and the export of more and more weapons as the war drags on. But with severe food and energy shortages, along with a cold winter, looming, Europeans may decide they don’t want to suffer any more to feed U.S. profiteering. Jimmy talks about dawn breaking across Europe over what the Ukraine War has REALLY been about. ...
  • The fake Trump/Ye/Fuentes scandal thread consolidation

    11/27/2022 8:22:56 PM PST · by central_va · 35 replies
    Numerous Sources ^ | 11/27/2022 | Numerous
    Hutchinson calls Trump meeting with Nick Fuentes ‘very troubling’ Trump blames Kanye West for bringing Nick Fuentes as dinner guest Nick Fuentes: “Don’t Think He (Trump) Knew That I Was Me At The Dinner” White House blasts Trump over meeting with white supremacist Christie slams Trump’s ‘awful lack of judgement’ for Fuentes, Ye meeting Trump Confirms Mar-a-Lago Dinner with Kanye West and Nick Fuentes; Accuses West of Bringing Uninvited Guest “I Had Never Met and Knew Nothing About”
  • Russia has a last laugh as West-supplied Howitzers are breaking down in Ukraine - report

    11/26/2022 1:04:44 PM PST · by Its All Over Except ... · 150 replies
    Hindustan Times ^ | 11/26/22 | Staff
    Ukraine is facing technical problems with western artillery amid war with Russia. According to New York Times, one-third of the howitzers sent to Ukraine have developed snags. A U.S. official said that a third of the 350 howitzers sent by the west to Ukraine are out of action. The New York Times reported that the United States Department of Defense is concerned over the development. The U.S. reportedly set up a repair facility in Poland to fix "faulty" weapons, the NYT reported. ...
  • It's who you know: The intricate web linking the Bankrupt FTX Crypto Exchange, Sam Bankman-Fried, Dems and DC establishment

    11/21/2022 9:41:28 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 16 replies
    Just The News ^ | 11/21/2022 | Aaron Kliegman
    The collapse of cryptocurrency giant FTX has revealed an intricate web of donations and connections to the country's political establishment — Democrats and Republicans, regulators and academics — centered around the company's now-bankrupt founder, Sam Bankman-Fried.This extensive network, held together through political donations and personal relationships, exposes potential conflicts of interest in the coming investigations into Bankman-Fried and has raised questions about whether the former crypto mogul will be held accountable for alleged wrongdoing.Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.), for example, has been pictured meeting with Bankman-Fried on multiple past occasions, both smiling with their arms around each other. She also traveled...
  • BREAKING: Wife of Trump special counsel produced Michelle Obama documentary, donated thousands to Biden

    11/21/2022 2:45:53 PM PST · by Macho MAGA Man · 46 replies
    Jack Posobiec on Twitter ^ | November 21, 2022 | Jack Posobiec
    Jack Posobiec 🇺🇸 @JackPosobiec BREAKING: Wife of Trump special counsel produced Michelle Obama documentary, donated thousands to Biden
  • Nets finalizing deal to hire Celtics’ Ime Udoka as head coach after Steve Nash firing

    11/01/2022 6:10:50 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 8 replies
    New York Post ^ | November 1, 2022 | Ryan Glasspiegel
    The Nets fired Steve Nash on Tuesday amid a disappointing 2-5 start that has been marred by off-court drama, including Kyrie Irving’s social media promotion of an anti-Semitic film. The team’s interim head coach is Jacque Vaughn. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski and The Athletic’s Shams Charania both reported that the Nets plan to hire Udoka to replace Nash. Udoka was suspended by the Celtics for at least a year after an investigation revealed that he had an affair with a female subordinate. Charania reported in The Athletic that Udoka also made “unwanted comments” to the woman, and Wojnarowski reported that the...
  • Hulu Releases Trailer for Jerry Falwell Jr. and Wife Sex Scandal Documentary (VIDEO)

    10/13/2022 4:07:41 PM PDT · by Callahan · 17 replies
    TV Insider ^ | 10/13/22 | Martin Holmes
    A scandal that rocked the Evangelical Christian community is the subject of the upcoming Hulu documentary God Forbid: The Sex Scandal That Brought Down a Dynasty. The film focuses on the downfall of former Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr., who endorsed Donald Trump for the Republican nomination in the 2016 presidential election. “As a pool attendant, I would get hit on,” says former pool-boy turned Falwell business partner Giancarlo Granda at the start of the trailer (watch below). “But if I would have known that accepting this woman’s invitation to go back to her hotel room would have led...
  • Ukraine 'shells' occupied areas amid vote

    09/25/2022 8:27:06 PM PDT · by Its All Over Except ... · 57 replies
    Yarrawonga Chronicle ^ | 9/26/22 | Staff
    Voting in internationally criticised referendums for four Russian-occupied Ukrainian territories to become part of Russia has continued into its third day despite shelling by Ukrainian forces. ...
  • The Royal Family Has One Scandal After Another—Time to Shut it Down?

    09/24/2022 6:47:55 PM PDT · by rod5591 · 41 replies
    The Dissenter ^ | Sep 24, 2022 | Don Boys
    King Charles of the United Kingdom made the decision to be known as Charles III, and I hope he remembers that Charles I was beheaded in 1649, the only British sovereign to be executed. Charles I was a tyrant who believed in “the divine right of kings,” meaning to oppose him was to oppose God. The English Parliament did not see it that way, and a bloody civil war began ending with the beheading of Charles. Charles III will not suffer such a demeaning and disastrous fate, but his reign will be a debacle for Britain.
  • Ukraine Threatens 5-Year Prison Sentence For Anyone Voting In “Sham Referendums”

    09/22/2022 5:46:12 PM PDT · by Its All Over Except ... · 45 replies
    Zubu Brothers ^ | 9/22/22 | Staff
    Starting last month Ukrainian lawmakers began seeking to implement severe consequences for those participating in Russia-sponsored referendums in occupied territories of Ukraine. For example, a law is being pushed through parliament which criminalizes obtaining a Russian passport in temporarily occupied territories, Ukrainian sources reported last week, according to Yahoo News. Proposed possible punishments have included losing Ukrainian citizenship, or even lengthy jail sentences. But other officials have argued for a more compromising approach given the necessity of survival in occupied areas. But now the Ukrainian government has reiterated its willingness to impose steep penalties for even participating in any Kremlin-sponsored...
  • Ukraine War Planned YEARS AGO Documents Reveal

    09/21/2022 7:56:03 PM PDT · by Its All Over Except ... · 117 replies
    A 2019 Rand Corporation study commissioned by the US Army laid out exactly what the plan to undermine and weaken Russia through military support would be. The study suggested arming Ukraine, imposing sanctions on Russia, ramping up economic warfare, and taking a more aggressive and militaristic posture toward the United States international rival - all while warning this could lead to a military invasion of Ukraine. ...
  • Series Of Occupied Ukraine Regions Set Referendums As ‘National Mobilization’ Being Pushed Through Russia’s Duma (Would Partially Undo the Obama Regime Coup of 2014

    09/20/2022 6:44:13 PM PDT · by Its All Over Except ... · 20 replies
    Zubu Brothers ^ | 9/20/22 | Staff
    Multiple pro-Moscow officials in Ukraine on Tuesday announced their intent to stage referendums on joining Russia, including the head of the Donetsk People’s Republic Denis Pushilin, as well as the Russia-installed official over the southern Kherson region, Vladimir Saldo. “I think that people have long been waiting for a referendum here and it will probably be a political move that will help ensure the safety of civilians,” Pushillin said Tuesday. ...
  • Watch Live: Biden addresses U.N. General Assembly

    09/21/2022 3:52:25 AM PDT · by McGruff · 22 replies
    CBS News ^ | September 21, 2022 | Kathryn Watson
    President Biden is set to address the United Nations General Assembly in New York for the second time as president on Wednesday, when he will announce new U.S. investments to address global food insecurity, rebuke Russia over the war in Ukraine and tout his administration's foreign policy actions since he took office. The address comes as Mr. Biden seeks to rally global leaders to continue supporting the Ukrainian government with arms and financial aid, with the war now in its seventh month. Mr. Biden will emphasize the principle of the United Nations charter that countries cannot conquer their neighbors by...
  • Russians Living in Estonia to Have Guns Forcibly Confiscated by the Government

    09/20/2022 5:33:08 PM PDT · by Its All Over Except ... · 165 replies
    Summit News ^ | 9/20/22 | Staff
    Russian nationals living in Estonia will have their firearms forcibly confiscated by the police if they refuse to hand them over voluntarily under a new law. The gun confiscation measure will also apply to Belarusians living in the eastern European country. The government has finalized the details of the bill and it will be put before the legislature, after which it is expected to be voted into law. ...
  • Zelensky Bodyguard Has Nazi Patch On Uniform!

    09/19/2022 10:28:02 PM PDT · by Its All Over Except ... · 90 replies
    For a country that ISN”T overrun with Nazis and Nazi sympathizers, Ukraine sure does seem to contain lots of folks sporting Nazi tattoos or patches on their clothing. The latest to be revealed is one of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky’s bodyguards, who was spotted during a visit to the recently liberated eastern Ukrainian city of Izyum sporting a so-called Totenkopfverbande patch, celebrating the guards who ran Nazi concentration camps and later made up Hitler’s personal guards. Jimmy and The Dive’s Jackson Hinkle wonder at the regularity with which Nazi sympathies crop up in a country that we’re told doesn’t have...
  • Advisory - Story has been withdrawn - Multiple bodies found at mass burial site in Ukraine's Izium with rope around necks

    09/18/2022 12:02:55 PM PDT · by dynachrome · 61 replies
    Reuters ^ | 9-16-22 | Reuters
    Advisory - Story has been withdrawn - Multiple bodies found at mass burial site in Ukraine's Izium with rope around necks
  • Hillary Keeps Shamelessly Lying About Her Emails: We can stop talking about the Hillary Clinton email scandal when she stops lying about it. That day is not today.

    09/06/2022 2:26:12 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 18 replies
    The Federalist ^ | 09/06/2022 | David Harsanyi
    Hillary Clinton lies with the recklessness of someone who’s gotten away with countless acts of corruption in her career. Who can really blame her? Here she is today:I can’t believe we’re still talking about this, but my emails…As Trump’s problems continue to mount, the right is trying to make this about me again. There’s even a “Clinton Standard."The fact is that I had zero emails that were classified.— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) September 6, 2022None of what Clinton says in her thread is even remotely true.Hillary contends that “Comey admitted he was wrong after he claimed I had classified emails.” Even...