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  • All is not well for Ukraine

    01/24/2023 8:41:40 AM PST · by 6thavenue · 61 replies
    Asia Times ^ | 1/24/23 | STEPHEN BRYEN
    Western reports parroting Ukraine’s propaganda (are) belied by Kiev’s urgent call for better weapons as indications grow it is losing the war
  • The Super Shady Coverup of the Paul Pelosi Story Is Worse Than You Thought

    01/20/2023 11:34:53 AM PST · by PJ-Comix · 93 replies
    PJ Media ^ | January 19, 2023 | Matt Margolis
    Remember when the Paul Pelosi story was big news for a while, then weird things started coming out, and then suddenly everyone stopped talking about it?Yeah, I do.Back in October, the story came, and Democrats pounced on it, pushing the narrative that some deranged Trumpster had broken into the Pelosi home and attacked the husband of the then-House Speaker in some politically motivated MAGA attack. Of course, it was soon revealed that the attack was most definitely not a Trump supporter — but actually a left-leaning supporter of Black Lives Matter and LGBTQ causes, as well as a nudist activist...
  • How To Survive A Nuclear Attack: Experts Suggest You Should Avoid These Locations

    01/19/2023 5:18:35 PM PST · by 6thavenue · 170 replies
    IBTimes ^ | 1/18/23 | Urja Kalyani
    Researchers used advanced computer modeling to simulate a nuclear explosion They wanted to see how an intercontinental ballistic missile would impact the buildings Windows, corridors, and doors are the places to avoid while taking shelter
  • How Ukraine’s Zelenskyy went from comedian to wartime hero

    12/26/2022 4:17:16 AM PST · by Timber Rattler · 51 replies ^ | December 26, 2022 | Holly Ellyatt
    When Volodymyr Zelenskyy became the president of Ukraine in 2019, it made headlines around the world. That wasn’t because he was a political heavyweight deemed ready to resolve Ukraine’s deep-seated challenges —ranging from an economic crisis to corruption and an entrenched, powerful oligarchy — not to mention the conflict between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian separatists in the east of the country. It was just the opposite. Zelenskyy was a political novice whose closest brush with politics was playing the role of Ukrainian president in a well-known domestic TV series, before life imitated art and he decided to launch his own...
  • Italy arrests neonazis affiliated with Azov Battalion

    11/25/2022 1:21:48 PM PST · by JonPreston · 61 replies
    Morning Star ^ | 11/25/22 | Morning Star
    ITALIAN police have arrested several neonazis affiliated with the Ukrainian Azov Battalion fighting against the Russians.The police arrested five members of the Italian organisation called the Order of Hagal on Tuesday while another member of their gang is still wanted by the authorities.The remaining gang member, Ukrainian national, Anton Radomsky, is in Ukraine fighting the Russians alongside the Azov Battalion — a neonazi unit within the Ukrainian army.The group is accused by the Italian authorities of stockpiling weapons and planning to conduct terror attacks against civilian and police targets in the country.
  • November 22nd – Ukraine is about to be annihilated (Douglas MacGregor)

    11/23/2022 2:52:07 PM PST · by Cathi · 86 replies
    The Saker ^ | November 22, 2022 | Colonel Douglas MacGregor
    Col MacGregor: The military establishment that Putin and his government built in the last 15 to 20 years was designed preeminently to simply defend Russia. It was not designed for any offensive warfare against any neighbors. And I think that we failed to see that the reduction in the size of the force and the change in its orientation meant something very different from what it meant in Soviet times or even in the Tsars period. Mr. Putin went in to Eastern Ukraine with a set of assumptions that were not valid, but at the time he thought they were....
  • Kiev can 'end suffering' by agreeing to our terms - Peskov

    11/24/2022 6:35:44 AM PST · by JonPreston · 186 replies
    TeleTrader ^ | 11/24/22 | TeleTrader
    Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov argued on Thursday that Russia's latest attacks against Ukraine's power grid weren't aimed at the civilian population, urging Kiev to "end the suffering" of its people by accepting Moscow's terms to end the war. Russia's requests for ending the attacks include Ukraine proclaiming political and military neutrality, recognizing Crimea as Russian territory and granting independence to Donetsk and Lugansk.Despite millions of Ukrainians currently without power across the country, Peskov told reporters that Russia's military pays "special attention to avoid striking social targets... As for targets that are directly or indirectly related to military potential, they are...

    11/15/2022 7:04:13 AM PST · by Cathi · 145 replies
    Telegram Channels and Ukraine sources ^ | November 15, 2022 | Telegram Channels and Ukraine sources
    Intel Slava Z, [11/14/2022 9:48 PM] 🇺🇲🇷🇺🇺🇦⚡The State Department is preparing the basis for the start of possible negotiations between the Russian Federation and Ukraine - Politico sources According to the publication, officials in the United States disagree on whether Kiev should resume dialogue with Moscow. Intel Slava Z, [11/14/2022 9:37 PM] 🤡 Zelensky, in his video message at the G20 summit, said that there would be no “Minsk-3” between Russia and Ukraine, once again demanded that Russia confirm the territorial integrity of Ukraine, withdraw troops and pay reparations Intel Slava Z, [11/15/2022 3:04 AM] 🇷🇺🇺🇦⚡️Peskov: Ukraine cannot and does...
  • Did SocialSecurity hurt the GOP tonight? Repubs have to stop trying to cut it. (and the ARE trying - with age raise and “means testing”)

    11/08/2022 10:23:42 PM PST · by NeverCheney · 107 replies
    Nov 8 2022 | Vanity
    This summer, the House GOP Study Committee unveiled a budget plan that would raise eligibility age for Social Security and talked about reducing payments for the well-off. Folks, those are cuts - so it allowed Dems to run ads that GOP threatens Social Security I know seniors who vote on this issue because they’re not rich and they don’t have comfortable government or congressional pensions. The GOP doesnt talk about cutting foreign aid or military bases, only “entitlements” for middle class Americans Trump told them to stop that, but they didn’t listen In the modern , post - FDR America,...
  • England fan embraces dad’s spirit of 1966 World Cup as he counts down to Qatar journey

    11/06/2022 12:02:34 AM PDT · by bani · 4 replies
    Metro ^ | Saturday 5 Nov 2022 | Josh Layton
    An England fan is pursuing his childhood dream as he prepares to fly out for at least five games at the FIFA World Cup finals in Qatar. Paul Anthony, who lives in Dubai, has watched every Three Lions game since he was a boy but this will be his first trip to the game’s biggest stage. The airline worker inherited his passion for football from his dad, Gerry, who joined in celebrations when Sir Alf Ramsey’s side lifted the Jules Rimet trophy at Wembley in 1966. He is aware of negative headlines around the games but believes that the UAE...
  • Ancient “Trophy Head” Child Was High On Psychedelic Cactus Before Ritual Sacrifice

    11/05/2022 5:51:40 AM PDT · by bani · 18 replies
    Ancient Archeology ^ | November 5, 2022 | chris
    Thousands of years ago, a child in Peru was sacrificed as part of an ancient ritual, their head severed at the neck and made into a type of trophy. A new analysis of a single hair plucked from the mummy’s skull reveals that the child consumed a psychoactive cactus prior to execution, as part of the ceremony. The child’s preserved head was one of 22 human remains associated with the ancient Nazca society examined in a new study; all of these individuals lived during the pre-Hispanic era (3500 B.C. to A.D. 476) and were buried near the southern coast of...
  • Research finds mysterious structure in Cork Harbour is prehistoric tomb

    10/21/2022 4:44:06 PM PDT · by bani · 13 replies
    Irish Examine ^ | 18-10-2022 | LORNA SIGGINS
    New research looks set to answer a long-standing question about the status of a mysterious tomb-like structure uncovered in Cork Harbour many years ago. Archaeologists have been split as to whether it was prehistoric or a more recent 19th-century “folly”. However, Connemara-based archaeologist Michael Gibbons now says there is conclusive evidence the Carraig á Mhaistin stone structure at Rostellan on the eastern shore of Cork Harbour is a megalithic dolmen. Mr Gibbons has also discovered a previously unrecognised cairn close to the dolmen which would have been concealed by rising sea levels, and which he is reporting to the National...
  • Human-Sized Maya Mask Found in Mexico

    03/27/2021 9:39:10 AM PDT · by PAUL09 · 21 replies
    ANCIENT ARCHEOLOGY ^ | 27-03-2021 | chris
    Human-Sized Maya Mask Found in Mexico The stucco sculpture—dated to between 300 B.C. and 250 A.D.—probably depicts a deity or elite member of society A giant Mayan mask as tall as a person has been revealed at an archaeological site in the Mexican state of Yucatán. The stucco mask of Ucanha being worked on by archaeologists The mask, which depicts the face of an unknown deity or elite person, was sculpted from the building material stucco and dates back to a period in Maya history known as the Late Preclassic (about 300 B.C. — A.D. 250), according to the news...
  • A New geological study shows that the great sphinx of Giza is 800,000 Years old

    03/28/2021 9:08:58 AM PDT · by PAUL09 · 100 replies
    ANCIENT ARCHEOLOGY ^ | 28-03-2021 | chris
    A New geological study shows that the great sphinx of Giza is 800,000 Years old The Great Sphinx on the Giza plateau in Egypt is one of the most mysterious and enigmatic monuments on the planet’s surface. It is an ancient structure that has baffled investigators since its discovery, and no one has been able to accurately date the Sphinx because there are no written records or reports of it in the past. Now, two Ukrainian researchers have suggested a new controversial theory, claiming that the Great Sphinx of Egypt is about 800,000 years old. A scientifically based revolutionary theory....
  • Neanderthals could talk, and it wasn’t the “Ooga Booga” you were expecting

    03/27/2021 4:28:09 AM PDT · by PAUL09 · 37 replies
    ANCIENT ARCHEOLOGY ^ | 27-03-2021 | chris
    Neanderthals could talk, and it wasn’t the “Ooga Booga” you were expecting Homo sapiens have a preconceived notion of our Neanderthal ancestors as being so primitive that the only way they could communicate was by beating their chests and grunting now that we don’t live in caves and beat things with clubs. Neanderthal skull. According to scientists who recently discovered some shocking facts about how Neanderthals communicated, this couldn’t be further from the truth. They most certainly had some sort of a language. The ear structures in Neanderthal skulls showed that they were capable of picking up on the wavelengths...
  • A California Couple Found $10 Million In Gold Coins In Their Backyard

    03/25/2021 9:00:16 AM PDT · by PAUL09 · 83 replies
    ANCIENT ARCHEOLOGY ^ | 25-03-2021 | chris
    A California Couple Found $10 Million In Gold Coins In Their Backyard A California couple who discovered a $10 million cache of hidden gold coins might not be so lucky after all. According to a published article, the coins may have been stolen from the United States Mint in 1900 and are thus government property. This image provided by the Saddle Ridge Hoard discoverers via Kagin’s, Inc., shows one of the six decaying metal canisters filled with 1800s-era U.S. gold coins unearthed in California by two people who want to remain anonymous. According to the San Francisco Chronicle’s website–a search...
  • Ancient Native American burial site blasted for Trump border wall construction

    12/17/2020 8:39:59 AM PST · by Paul Mahesh · 28 replies
    most-interestingthings ^ | 16-12-2020 | Gavin
    At Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, a remote desert area in southwestern Arizona bordered by Mexico to the south and a Native American reservation to the east, red-lettered signs warning of’ BLASTING’ began appearing over the past week. Crews have been blasting the hillside while excavators and backhoes are clearing a path for the Trump administration’s towering border wall sections, a pace that environmental groups are concerned that sacred burial sites and ancestral lands are at risk of being irreversibly damaged.
  • Skeletons Found Under a Florida Wine Shop May Be Some of America’s First Colonists.

    12/22/2020 5:55:31 AM PST · by Paul Mahesh · 27 replies
    most-interestingthings ^ | 22-12-2020 | Gavin
    Archaeologists in Florida recently confirmed that they discovered the bones of many young children buried under the last place that one might have thought to look: a wine store. However, there will be no police investigation. The Florida wine shop is in St. Augustine, the oldest city in America. And those bones? And those bones? They’re just about as old as the city is.
  • Drought Reveals “Spanish Stonehenge” Older Than the Pyramids

    12/23/2020 9:08:37 AM PST · by Paul Mahesh · 31 replies
    most-interestingthings ^ | 23-12-2020 | Gavin
    After 50 years of submerged at the bottom of a reservoir, a 5,000-year-old monument has reappeared in Spain. The megalithic site has 144 granite blocks, which are stand over six feet tall and are known as ‘Spanish Stonehenge.’ Its similarity to the UNESCO World Heritage Site in Wiltshire is striking, but the Iberian version is made of smaller rocks. In the 1960s, it was thought to be condemned to the history books when a Spanish general ordered the construction of a hydroelectric dam in Peraleda de la Mata, near Cáceres in Extremadura.
  • 17th-Century Warship Pulled From Icy Baltic Sea Is Almost Perfectly Preserved

    12/27/2020 11:51:48 AM PST · by Paul Mahesh · 30 replies
    most-interestingthings ^ | 27-12-2020 | Gavin
    In the 1620s, King Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden ordered the construction of a new warship to protect his citizens. The warship was named Vasa and its construction was hurried as the Swedes waged war in those years with the now-historic bi-confederation entity reigned by one monarch–the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth.