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  • Parkland school shooting survivor David Hogg calls for spring break boycott of Florida

    02/25/2018 3:19:13 PM PST · by Trump20162020 · 9 replies
    The Sun-Sentinel ^ | 02-24-2018 | Paula McMahon
    One of the Parkland school shooting survivors is calling on tourists to boycott the State of Florida for spring break as a way to get legislators’ attention focused on gun control. “Let's make a deal DO NOT come to Florida for spring break unless gun legislation is passed,” David Hogg, a Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student who is a leader in the #neveragain movement, posted on Twitter on Saturday. Hogg said he hoped his tweet would make state politicians listen if the “billion-dollar tourism industry in Florida” makes gun control measures a priority. “If the legislators aren’t going to...
  • Fire And Fury author Michael Wolff flees Today interview after questions over Trump’s affairs

    02/25/2018 3:18:58 PM PST · by naturalman1975 ^ | 26th February 2018 | Bronte Coy
    THE author of the explosive new Donald Trump biography Fire And Fury has taken his cue from the title and stormed out of an Australian breakfast TV interview. Appearing in an interview with Ben Fordham on Today, Michael Wolff - crossing from London - was grilled on a range of topics relating to the US President, from gun control to North Korea. But it was when talk turned to Trump’s alleged infidelities that it all went south. “You said during a TV interview last month that you are absolutely sure that Donald Trump is currently having an affair, while President,...
  • The Walking Dead Discussion Thread: Season 8 Episode 9 [mid-season premiere tonight]

    02/25/2018 3:10:18 PM PST · by ConjunctionJunction · 7 replies
    N/A | February 25, 2018 | N/A
  • 8-year-old boy robbed at gunpoint in New Orleans East: NOPD

    02/25/2018 3:03:57 PM PST · by BBell · 6 replies ^ | 2/25/18 | Hanna Krueger
    An 8-year-old boy was robbed at gunpoint in the Little Woods area of New Orleans East on Saturday afternoon (Feb. 24), the New Orleans Police Department said. The boy was approached by a man who demanded the boy give him his keys, according to a preliminary NOPD report. When the boy refused, the man pulled out a gun and said, "Give me the keys or I will kill you." -snip-A10-year-old boy was robbed at gunpoint by three unknown people at 4:19 p.m. on Saturday in the 3000 block of Bruxelles Street near the intersection of Paris Avenue and Gentilly Boulevard,...
  • Game warden lets frozen eagle warm up in his truck

    02/25/2018 2:49:53 PM PST · by SJackson · 12 replies
    Accuweather ^ | 2-25-18
    Just a short video at the link. I don't know how to embed videos. Ocured to me, the warden was more effective than multiple deputies in Broward county doing what I consider to being their job.
  • CHP: Man Busted For DUI After Riding Horse On California Freeway

    02/25/2018 2:42:57 PM PST · by BenLurkin · 15 replies
    cbs2la ^ | FEb 25, 2018
    – Authorities say a man accused of riding a horse on a freeway in Southern California was arrested for driving under the influence. The California Highway Patrol says Luis Perez of Placentia had a blood-alcohol level of more than double the legal limit when they allege he took his horse on the 91 Freeway. “We get a chuckle out of the interesting situations we encounter from time to time, but one thing the CHP does not do is ‘horse’ around with DUI,” the CHP said on its Twitter account.
  • Why we must move to Dtube (Youtube Banning Free Speech)(this could be huge)

    02/25/2018 2:27:16 PM PST · by Be Careful · 36 replies
    Dtube ^ | 2/22/18 | Dustin Nemos
    This 3:42 minute video, posted by Dustin Nemos on Dtube, describes the swift retaliation by Google to silence EFFECTIVE conservative voices on Youtube. Especially, young, hip voices that are capable of reaching the young, digital native population that is currently being exploited by the MSM and Co. In response, two savvy hipsters, Dustin and Isaac Green, are re-directing to DTube in order to carry on with their mission. This may spell trouble for Youtube, as these guys are leading the way for a paradigm shift toward open sourced, de-centralized platforms. Is Youtube on a suicide mission?Censoring/banning is very difficult on...
  • Police: Reported explosion in English city a major incident

    02/25/2018 2:21:23 PM PST · by sodpoodle · 11 replies
    AP and MSN ^ | 2/25/2018 | not listed
    LONDON — Police for the English city of Leicester say they are responding to a "major incident" after receiving reports of an explosion. Leicestershire Police said on Twitter that emergency services were dealing with the incident on Hinckley Road and asked the public to stay away from the area.
  • Jake Tapper grills sheriff over school shooting response

    02/25/2018 2:10:23 PM PST · by Leaning Right · 15 replies
    CNN ^ | Feb 25, 2018 | CNN
    Jake Tapper pounded Sheriff Israel the whole time, and asked very tough follow-up questions. Pretty amazing.
  • Prayer Request For My Brother

    02/25/2018 2:07:31 PM PST · by RckyRaCoCo · 16 replies
    02/25/2018 | Rckyracoco
    My brother(in Texas)was diagnosed last week with(Mantle Cell?)Lymphoma...
  • What’s the Over/Under Line on How Many Days Scott Israel Has Left in Office?

    02/25/2018 1:53:38 PM PST · by EyesOfTX · 70 replies
    DB Daily Update ^ | David Blackmon
    The Evening Campaign Update (Because The Campaign Never Ends) You keep saying that word. I don’t think it means what you think it does. – Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel told CNN’s Jake Tapper that he has given “amazing leadership” to the County during his time as Sheriff. In other news, the folks at Taco Bell bragged that they have given “amazing fine dining” to the American public, Harvey Weinstein bragged that he has given “amazing respect” to every woman he has ever met, and Hillary Clinton said that she exhibited “amazing stewardship” over her illegal email server while she...
  • "The Big Broadcast" Live Sunday 2/25 7-11pm est

    02/25/2018 1:48:37 PM PST · by Vision · 4 replies
    WAMU ^ | 2/25/17 | Freak SJW Murray Horwitz
    Friends it's Sunday night again and time to relax. Warm up the tubes for another 4 hours of classic radio Americana. Listen Live Info *tonight's show will be available at the "Info" link starting tomorrow. Official OTR Blog of "The Big Broadcast" thread:
  • HOLY CRAP: BuzzFeed discovers 22 more police calls to Cruz home that @BrowardSheriff never disclosed

    02/25/2018 1:48:34 PM PST · by Kevin in California · 63 replies
    Twitchy ^ | 02-25-2018 | Greg P
    Holy crap. This could be game over for embattled Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel. According to a BuzzFeed investigation, there are 22 more 911 calls to the home of Parkland, Fla. killer Nikolas Cruz that were never disclosed to the public, which would bring the total to at least 45
  • Charlestown High School student now serving as Clark County Deputy Coroner

    02/25/2018 1:48:32 PM PST · by Bratch · 5 replies ^ | February 25, 2018 | Kate Springer
    CHARLESTOWN, Ky. (WDRB) -- The students at Charlestown High School have won a lot of awards and accolades over the years, but senior Alexis Taylor's latest accomplishment can't fit in a trophy case: She's Clark County, Indiana's newest deputy coroner and she's just 18 years old. "Anytime that we have an autopsy, I try to get there when I can. It all kind of depends on my school schedule," Taylor said. "I have to remember, no I'm still in high school. I still have a lot ahead of me." Looking to add to her senior year course load, Taylor started the school...
  • Sonnie Johnson calls out for a black conservative renaissance

    02/25/2018 1:42:01 PM PST · by Robert DeLong · 4 replies
    YouTube ^ | 2/15/2017 | Sonnie Johnso
    Heard her today on the Sirius XM Patriot Channel. She was trashing the Democrat Party, but also the Republican Party for their missed opportunities. Also want to point to this one as well.
  • FL Gov. Rick Scott Calls for FBI Director to Resign- While Ignoring Broward Sheriff's Fatal Mistakes

    02/25/2018 1:39:21 PM PST · by Beautiful_Gracious_Skies · 22 replies | February 25, 2018 | BGS Vanity Self
    Last week the nation watched in horror as the body count of Broward school children and staff doubled by the minute. The very next day the FBI admitted they had failed to act on a vital lead that explicitly detailed the mass murderer's intentions to kill people at his school. Immediately, Florida Gov. Rick Scott called for FBI Director Christopher Wray to resign in the wake of the Parkland school shooting. While the FBI apologized and issued a standard vague statement, Gov. Scott said Wray must resign, saying acknowledging a mistake “isn’t going to cut it..” "An apology will never...
  • Vanity - I just quit Lifelock

    02/25/2018 1:39:18 PM PST · by ARGLOCKGUY · 23 replies
    me | 2-25-18 | me
    They asked why and I simply told them I was a member of the NRA.
  • Free news gets scarcer as paywalls tighten [Fake News is Dying. Sweet!]

    02/25/2018 1:22:13 PM PST · by SoFloFreeper · 17 replies
    yahoo ^ | 2/25/18 | R Lever
    For those looking for free news online, the search is becoming harder. Tougher restrictions on online content have boosted digital paid subscriptions at many news organizations, amid a growing trend keeping content behind a "paywall."
  • Broward Sheriff Scott Israel facing calls for his ouster after Florida school shooting

    02/25/2018 1:19:57 PM PST · by RoosterRedux · 52 replies ^ | Kathleen Joyce
    Florida Gov. Rick Scott is facing a growing number of calls to remove the Broward County sheriff from his position over the department’s response to the high school shooting that left 17 people dead. State Rep. Bill Hager, R-Boca Raton, sent a letter to Scott Saturday urging him to relieve Sheriff Scott Israel from his duties for “neglect of duty and incompetence," the Palm Beach Post reported. *snip* In addition, a survivor of the shooting told Fox News on Sunday that the sheriff had to go. “He failed to act on so many different levels and him himself, he is...
  • These two companies help pregnant Chinese women obtain visas and fly to Hawaii

    02/25/2018 1:12:20 PM PST · by LadyBuzz · 12 replies
    Hawaii Business ^ | 2/23/2018 | Nicole Tam
    Goen Gao runs a tourism company for Chinese visitors called Hawaii Lulutrip, and a side business called HI Baby USA Center, which helps pregnant women from China to safely deliver babies in Hawaii. The side business is part of maternity tourism, a growing business sector in Hawaii, California and other parts of the U.S. in which pregnant Chinese women travel to the U.S. to give birth so their children become American citizens and can get American passports. But the service is not cheap: A baseline package for three months is $33,000, according to the HI Baby USA Center website, which...