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  • Dr Kelli Ward's latest Add...

    08/15/2018 9:26:34 AM PDT · by taildragger · 3 replies
    Twitter ^ | 08/15/2018 | taildragger
    Freepers..Check out Dr Kelli Ward's latest add, it is brilliant, simple and brutal using a slot machine and playing of the "Mc" prefix in a number of politician's last nameI hope this link gets you too the actual video.https://twitter.com/i/status/1029536532288294913
  • NAFTA/CHINA MFN/IRAQ

    08/15/2018 9:23:23 AM PDT · by DIRTYSECRET
    The giant sucking sound was real and it benefitted only the top 20% of Americans. The illegal issue was supposed to get better instead of worse. China was lured by Nixon/Kissinger to exploit the Sino/Soviet rift. Now they're closer to Russia with the 20% benefitting even more. Invading Iraq cost us $1 trillion + 4k American lives, very few of them amongst the 20 percenters. These big issues of the day were pushed by REPUBLICANS and benefitted a lot of Democrats, especially the Clintons. They ran with it once the table was set. Trump was elected because the voters got...
  • Social Security Fails

    08/15/2018 9:20:43 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 10 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | August 15, 2018 | John Stossel
    Social Security is running out of money. You may not believe that, but it's a fact. That FICA money taken from your paycheck was not saved for you in a "trust fund." Politicians misled us. They spent every penny the moment it came in. This started as soon as they created Social Security. They assumed that FICA payments from young workers would cover the cost of sending checks to older people. After all, at the time, most Americans died before they reached 65. Now, however, people keep living longer. There just aren't enough young people to cover my Social Security...
  • Pawlenty, who called Trump 'unfit and unhinged,' derailed in comeback attempt in Minnesota

    08/15/2018 9:14:20 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 13 replies
    Fox News ^ | 08/14/2018 | By Gregg Re
    Tim Pawlenty -- who briefly ran for president in 2012 and had derided President Trump as "unhinged" -- was denied in his effort to stage a political comeback and become Minnesota’s governor again in the race to replace Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton. County Commissioner Jeff Johnson won in Tuesday's Minnesota GOP gubernatorial primary despite Pawlenty's enormous fundraising and name recognition advantages. He also won despite his own history as the party's losing candidate for governor four years ago. Pawlenty joins several other prominent Republicans -- including Reps. Martha Roby and Mark Sanford, as well as Sens. Jeff Flake and Bob...
  • Why Your State Should NOT Legalize Weed

    08/15/2018 9:06:53 AM PDT · by fwdude · 31 replies
    Barbwire ^ | August 15, 2018 | Larry Tomczak
    Yesterday I visited our local bookstore and was struck by the abundance of magazine covers promoting marijuana. Later my wife commented that she’s received two ads this week for cannabis products, something she’s never received before! What’s going on? In case you haven’t noticed or are simply distracted by the busyness of life, propaganda promoting marijuana and its legalization is bombarding us. Should we be concerned about something that is celebrated as a “harmless recreational” indulgence that progressive people should embrace excitedly? Recently our state newspaper ran a prominent piece by a young woman calling for weed to be legalized....
  • Ilhan Omar could become first Somali-American in Congress after primary win

    08/15/2018 9:04:41 AM PDT · by RideForever · 16 replies
    CNN (Clinton News Network) ^ | 8/15/2018 | Gregory Krieg, CNN
    Ilhan Omar, a progressive state legislator, will win the Democratic primary in Minnesota's 5th Congressional District, CNN projects. Backed in her race by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Omar -- who came to the US more than two decades ago as a refugee -- would become the first Somali-American member of Congress if she wins the seat being left behind by Rep. Keith Ellison, who is running for state attorney general, in November. Omar is also on a path to arrive in Washington, DC, next year with Michigan Democratic House nominee Rashida Tlaib, who is running unopposed in the fall, to become the...
  • August 15: This day in military history

    08/15/2018 8:59:51 AM PDT · by fugazi · 4 replies
    Unto the Breach ^ | Aug. 15, 2018 | Chris Carter
    1934: The Marines depart Haiti, ending the United States' 19-year occupation of the Caribbean island. 1942: U.S. Navy destroyers finally manage to deliver the first load of supplies to Marines on Guadalcanal, who have been coping with limited rations and ammunition since landing nearly ten days ago. Also on this day, Maj. Gen. Matthew Ridgway's 82d "All-American" Infantry Division is redesignated as the 82d Airborne Division, becoming the first airborne division in American military history. The division's first combat jumps will take place in Sicily and Italy the following year. 1943: 35,000 American and Canadian troops conduct an amphibious landing...
  • Omarosa’s Failed Fake Book and the Media’s Fake News - Greenfield

    08/15/2018 8:57:38 AM PDT · by Louis Foxwell · 7 replies
    FrontPageMag ^ | August 15, 2018 | Daniel Greenfield
    Omarosa’s Failed Fake Book and the Media’s Fake News The golden age of Trump bashing may be over. August 15, 2018 Daniel Greenfield ​Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is an investigative journalist and writer focusing on the radical left and Islamic terrorism. Did a major publishing firm waste seven figures on Unhinged, Omarosa Manigault’s fake book? A parody tweet featuring a faked except from Michael Wolff's Fire and Fury book created the Gorilla Channel meme as media types quickly fell for the idea that President Trump spent 17 hours a day watching an imaginary cable...
  • In this KC-area district, boys and girls will share gender-neutral restrooms

    08/15/2018 8:57:09 AM PDT · by plain talk · 33 replies
    Kansas City Star ^ | August 14, 2018 | Mara Rose Williams
    No more separate restrooms for boys and girls, with rows of feet-showing stalls. The North Kansas City school district is going fully gender neutral at two new elementary schools, opening on Wednesday, as well as in a few renovated restrooms in North Kansas City High School and the sixth-grade centers. The bathrooms still have an open alcove area with a common trough sink, but the toilets are enclosed inside individual stalls with floor-to-ceiling walls and lockable doors. A single sign on the wall outside displays both the male and female symbols.
  • It’s no laughing matter — SF forming Poop Patrol to keep sidewalks clean

    08/15/2018 8:55:06 AM PDT · by C19fan · 18 replies
    SF Chronicle ^ | August 14, 2018 | Heather Knight
    In a city where filthy sidewalks are many residents’ No. 1 complaint, City Hall has come up with a new way to deal with No. 2. It sounds like silly elementary school banter, but it’s real. San Francisco is about to launch the Poop Patrol. In about a month, a team of five Public Works staffers will begin patrolling the alleys around Polk Street and other hot spots in a vehicle equipped with a steam cleaner.
  • Meet the Pro-Trump Woman Who is Challenging ‘Slippery’ Senator Kirsten ‘Jell-O-Brand’ Gillibrand

    08/15/2018 8:46:39 AM PDT · by simpson96 · 3 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 8/14/2018 | Cassandra Fairbanks
    Pro-Trump mother and businesswoman, Chele Farley is running for the United States Senate in hopes of replacing Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, who she says has embraced a socialist platform. Farley spoke to the Gateway Pundit to explain why supporting her in this race is so important for New Yorkers and our nation. When asked if she will support President Donald Trump from the Senate, Farley explained that she voted for him and thinks that his treatment by certain parts of the media has been very unfair. Farley is also a hardcore advocate for term-limits, so much so that she has personally...
  • Coordinated anti-Trump editorials 'sure to backfire,' critic warns

    08/15/2018 8:46:38 AM PDT · by Hojczyk · 10 replies
    Fox News ^ | August 15,2018 | Brian Flood
    But Politico senior media writer Jack Shafer wrote that the Globe’s effort is “sure to backfire” and simply offer Trump extra ammunition. “It will provide Trump with the circumstantial evidence of the existence of a national press cabal that has been convened solely [to] oppose him,” Shafer wrote. “Trump will reap enough fresh material to wale on the media for at least a month.” Shafer’s piece, “America’s newspapers just played right into Trump’s hands,” notes that Thursday’s editorials will allow Trump to criticize the Globe’s coordinated effort during upcoming rallies and speeches. The Politico writer even predicted Trump’s rhetoric. “By...
  • GOP’s midterm strategy takes shape

    08/15/2018 8:46:10 AM PDT · by SMGFan · 15 replies
    The Hill ^ | August 15, 2018
    Senate Republican leaders are focused on passing legislation that appeals to independent and swing voters in the final weeks before the midterm elections — instead of throwing red meat to the base of the Republican Party. It’s a unique strategy from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), who has publicly acknowledged that Democrats could win back control of the upper chamber this fall. McConnell’s game plan contrasts with the election-year rhetoric and tweets of President Trump, who has highlighted divisive issues such as immigration. The Senate will return to work on Wednesday to take up an array of bills with...
  • Iran’s Leadership Has No Solutions, And The People Know It

    08/15/2018 8:44:07 AM PDT · by Pavegecko · 2 replies
    Tsarizm.com ^ | 8/15/18 | Nikoo Amini
    In the Islamic Republic’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei makes all the key decisions and takes a public stance on all vital and strategic issues regarding Iran. He has the last word. He makes his public views known either in Friday Prayer sermons or in meetings with government officials. Last week, Khamenei made two public speeches and talked about the explosive state of the country. Not a day goes by that Iran’s officials and parliament members don’t talk about their concerns over the unstable state of the society and their fear of protests. Nonetheless, Khamenei tried to whitewash his concerns saying...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(8/15/18)[Prayer]

    08/15/2018 8:19:42 AM PDT · by left that other site · 4 replies
    The Holy Scriptures | 8/15/18 | left that other site
    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem The Gospel of John 
 (New Testament) John 1 Jesus Calls Philip and Nathanael 43 The next day Jesus decided to leave for Galilee. Finding Philip, he said to him, “Follow me.” 44 Philip, like Andrew and Peter, was from the town of Bethsaida. 45 Philip found Nathanael and told him, “We have found the one Moses wrote about in the Law, and about whom the prophets also wrote—Jesus of Nazareth, the son of Joseph.” 46 “Nazareth! Can anything good come from there?” Nathanael asked. “Come and see,” said Philip. 47 When Jesus saw Nathanael approaching, he said...
  • Anyone paying any attention to gold and silver? (Silver is looking cheap)

    08/15/2018 8:04:39 AM PDT · by NRx · 30 replies
    Vanity | 08-15-2018 | NRx
    Gold and silver have been getting the snot beaten out of them lately as people respond to a fiat currency crisis in Turkey by flocking to another fiat currency. But even if I were a Keynesian and believed in paper money, I'd have to say that precious metals are looking attractive. I'm generally a gold guy, but silver is crazy cheap right now. As of right now it's trading at around $14.50 oz. But the real story that conventional analysts are missing is the silver to gold price ratio. Since gold was demonetized in the early 1970's the average price...
  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar compares national anthem to songs of slavery (barf alert)

    08/15/2018 8:02:34 AM PDT · by knighthawk · 79 replies
    Fox News ^ | August 15 2018 | Ryan Gaydos
    NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar likened the national anthem to songs that were sung by slaves while they were forced to do manual labor. Abdul-Jabbar, 71, in a Tuesday column for The Hollywood Reporter, recanted what Frederick Douglass said in “My Bondage and My Freedom.” “Slaves are generally expected to sing as well as to work.” Abdul-Jabbar wrote, adding slaves had to sing their “oppressor’s feel-good songs” as well. He wrote that the “Star-Spangled Banner” is the song that President Trump – the oppressor – is demanding to be sung.
  • Important Reminder: God is more Powerful than Satan

    08/15/2018 7:59:10 AM PDT · by Salvation · 19 replies
    Archdiocese of Washington ^ | 08-14-18 | Msgr. Charles Pope
    Important Reminder: God is more Powerful than Satan Msgr. Charles Pope • August 14, 2018 • In the work of deliverance ministry, one of the first obstacles to overcome in the afflicted soul is an exaggerated notion of the power of Satan and his demons. Often the troubled person is experiencing a time of crisis. Overwhelmed, he is often scared and sees only darkness. The power of the evil one seems very real, while the power of the angels, of grace, and of God Himself is discounted or all but forgotten.There are some important truths that need to be...
  • FreeRepublic vs Alex Jones? [Vanity]

    08/15/2018 7:42:27 AM PDT · by ctdonath2 · 54 replies
    In light of recent events, methinks it's fair to ask: What's the current status & justification of FR policy re: Alex Jones & InfoWars?
  • London Terror Suspect Named as Sudanese Migrant Salih Khater(?)

    08/15/2018 7:38:29 AM PDT · by rktman · 35 replies
    breitbart.com ^ | 8/15/2018 | oliver jj lane
    The man being held on suspicion of terrorism after the Westminster car attack on Tuesday has been named as Salih Khater by British newspapers. The event, in which 15 cyclists and pedestrians were reportedly struck before Khater’s silver Ford Focus hit the Palace of Westminster anti-terror barrier just before 07:40 BST, is being investigated by British counter-terror police. He has been arrested under the 2006 terrorism act. Apparently uncomfortable in identifying the terror suspect using the common nomenclature as an ‘immigrant’, government security minister Ben Wallace instead called Khater a “British citizen [who] came from another country originally” when he...