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  • Cult of Victim Seekers. Part 3

    01/11/2019 9:03:07 AM PST · by WWII_Historian · 2 replies
    Gary Gindler Chronicles ^ | December 10, 2019 | Gary Gindler
    It has long been noted that the leftist movement had transformed into a kind of religious cult – the Cult of victim seekers.Like any other cult, the leftists have their dogmas, their worldview, their taboos, and their idols. The list of “victims” of this cult is impressive. Well-known recent “victims” are nature (destroyed by evil capitalists), domestic animals (evil capitalists mock them), climate (the temperature of the air is warmed up by all the same evil capitalists), and sexual minorities. It is not surprising, therefore, that the numerous left-wing “green” parties in all countries are often compared to watermelons: they...
  • Rush Limbaugh Show,M-,12NOONPM-3PM,EST,WOR AM, January 11,2019

    01/11/2019 8:59:22 AM PST · by Biggirl · 22 replies
    The EIB Network ^ | January 11, 2019 | Rush Limbaugh
    Good Morning/Afternoon,MEGARUSHREADYTOOPENTHELINESUPTODAYDITTOS!
  • America's resurgence is reshaping the world

    01/11/2019 8:53:58 AM PST · by rickmichaels · 9 replies
    National Post ^ | Jan. 11, 2019 | Conrad Black
    Almost indiscernible in the endless tumult about President Donald Trump is the objective return of American might, right on our doorstep. A casual sampler of the Canadian, and even the American, media, might think that the United States was so far along in its decline that the entire process of government and normal public discourse had broken down in that country, and that the much-discussed process of national decline was accelerating in a climate of virtual chaos. In fact, the economy of the United States is astoundingly strong: full employment, an expanding work force, negligible inflation and about three per...
  • Hold Tight on the Wall, President Trump

    01/11/2019 8:44:03 AM PST · by Kaslin · 26 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | January 11, 2019 | David Limbaugh
    The Democrats are no more serious about border security today than they were when they falsely promised Ronald Reagan in 1986 that they'd secure the border in exchange for amnesty for some 3 million illegal immigrants. Democrats are experts at seducing Republicans into abandoning their principled commitments. Over and over again, in contentious political skirmishes, Republicans relent in good faith -- after accepting the Democrats' promise to deliver on their side of the bargain in the future -- and immediately deliver their side. But that future never comes. In legal parlance, this is fraud in the inducement. In his notorious...
  • Vatican theologian: Pope contradicts his ‘mercy’ saying it’s better...

    01/11/2019 8:32:24 AM PST · by ebb tide · 17 replies
    LifeSIte News ^ | January 10, 2010 | Diane Montagna
    Vatican theologian: Pope contradicts his ‘mercy’ saying it’s better to be ‘atheist’ than hypocrite ROME, January 10, 2018 (LifeSiteNews) – A prominent theologian has challenged Pope Francis’s recent off-the-cuff remarks implying it’s better to be an atheist than a Christian who hates, saying the Pope sometimes “slips into a contradictory vision” and “schizophrenia that clashes with the very idea of mercy” he seeks to promote. In a Jan. 4 interview with the Italian daily Quotidiano di Foggia, Monsignor Nicola Bux, a theologian consultor to the Congregation for the Causes of Saints, said “certain statements, if they fall on weak or unaware groups, are dangerous and have detrimental...
  • Officer Natalie Corona mourned as suspect found dead in Davis (CA) home

    01/11/2019 8:24:29 AM PST · by gaijin · 104 replies
    The Sacramento Bee ^ | Jan 11, 2019 | Hannah Darden
    Summary: Answering a call in Davis, Calif. to respond to an accident last night, Officer Natalie Corona, 22, who was on the job just TWO WEEKS, responded before being shot dead by a now-dead suspect only described as white.
  • Thousands of American men brought child brides into the country — ruled legal by U.S. government

    01/11/2019 8:23:51 AM PST · by Tell It Right · 17 replies
    MarketWatch ^ | 1/11/2019 | Associated Press
    There were more than 5,000 cases of adults petitioning on behalf of minors and nearly 3,000 examples of minors seeking to bring in older spouses or fiancés, according to the data requested by the Senate Homeland Security Committee in 2017 and compiled into a report.
  • January 11 - Fasting as Part of Preparation for Testing

    01/11/2019 8:20:37 AM PST · by metmom · 9 replies
    Grace To You.org ^ | 2008 | John MacArthur, Grace Community Church
    “After He had fasted forty days and forty nights, He then became hungry” (Matthew 4:2). For a quite lengthy period prior to the three diabolical temptations directed at Jesus, He fasted. We don’t know exactly what He did during the forty-day period, but He likely spent most of the time communing with His heavenly Father. Even in His perfect humanity, Jesus needed solitary preparation time in medi-tation and prayer, as we all do in anticipating a major testing. Consider how Moses spent forty years in Midian in preparation for his leadership of Israel out of Egypt to the Promised Land,...
  • Humanitarian Crisis At Our Southern Border. I Just Got Back And It Is A Far Worse Situation

    01/11/2019 8:19:57 AM PST · by Enlightened1 · 57 replies
    Twitter ^ | 01/11/19 | Donald J. Trump
    Humanitarian Crisis at our Southern Border. I just got back and it is a far worse situation than almost anyone would understand, an invasion! I have been there numerous times - The Democrats, Cryin’ Chuck and Nancy don’t know how bad and dangerous it is for our ENTIRE COUNTRY....
  • Making the case for Kyler: What should the Heisman-winning outfielder do next?

    01/11/2019 8:16:28 AM PST · by C19fan · 26 replies
    Yahoo ^ | January 10, 2019 | Staff
    Oklahoma quarterback and Oakland A’s first-round draft pick Kyler Murray is days away from deciding the next step of his athletic career. The Heisman Trophy winner has until Sunday to declare for the 2019 NFL draft, which would put his baseball career on hold indefinitely in the hopes of beating the odds as an undersized quarterback. We asked Mike Oz, Frank Schwab and Sam Cooper to make the case as to why Kyler Murray should either stick with his original path of playing baseball, declaring for the NFL draft or return to the Sooners for his senior season.
  • LA's Battle for Venice Beach: Homeless Surge Puts Hollywood's Progressive Ideals to the Test

    01/11/2019 8:15:59 AM PST · by EdnaMode · 105 replies
    Hollywood Reporter ^ | January 11, 2019 | Scott Johnson and Peter Kiefer
    With swelling transient encampments abutting seven-figure homes, the beachside enclave has emerged as a flashpoint for the inequality shaping Los Angeles — and a real-world test case for the liberal ideology of the area’s showbiz residents. After the first attack, Randy Osborn figured it was just his turn. Tire slashings in his east Venice Beach neighborhood had become commonplace. But when his vintage Land Rover was hit a sixth time in the course of a few months, Osborn, who runs a small virtual reality company and has lived in Venice for seven years, began to worry he was being singled...
  • Tucker Carlson Has Sparked the Most Interesting Debate in Conservative Politics

    01/11/2019 8:13:59 AM PST · by ek_hornbeck · 77 replies
    Vox ^ | 1/10/19 | Jane Coaston
    Last Wednesday, the conservative talk show host Tucker Carlson started a fire on the right after airing a prolonged monologue on his show that was, in essence, an indictment of American capitalism. America’s “ruling class,” Carlson says, are the “mercenaries” behind the failures of the middle class — including sinking marriage rates — and “the ugliest parts of our financial system.” He went on: “Any economic system that weakens and destroys families is not worth having. A system like that is the enemy of a healthy society.” He concluded with a demand for “a fair country. A decent country. A...
  • Rules For Deep State Overlords (New Matt Bracken video)

    01/11/2019 8:13:16 AM PST · by bkopto · 28 replies
    The Captain's Journal ^ | 1/9/2018 | Matt Bracken/Hershel Smith
    (No text. This is just Mr. Smith's link to Matt Bracken's new video)
  • Republican Senator Graham: Trump should use emergency powers to fund wall

    01/11/2019 8:12:09 AM PST · by TangledUpInBlue · 27 replies
    Reuters ^ | 1/11 | Reuters
    Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said on Thursday that President Donald Trump should declare a national emergency and bypass Congress to fund a wall on the U.S. border with Mexico. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's "refusal to negotiate on funding for a border wall/barrier - even if the government were to be reopened - virtually ends the congressional path to funding for a border wall/barrier," Graham said in a statement. "It is time for President Trump to use emergency powers to fund the construction of a border wall/barrier," he said.
  • Massachusetts a breeding ground for the worst

    01/11/2019 8:05:38 AM PST · by Hemingway's Ghost · 67 replies
    The Boston Herald ^ | 11 January 2019 | Howie Carr
    Doesn’t it sometimes seem like almost every sanctimonious jerk in politics and the left-wing media has some kind of connection to Massachusetts? The commonwealth has become a magnet for a hugely disproportionate number of America’s most obnoxious know-it-alls — they’re not all natives, but so many of the nation’s most insufferable idiots have spent time here, and they all have one thing in common: They’re smarter, more moral and just generally better than the rest of us, and they want to inform us of their superiority 24/7, whether we want to hear about it or not. This state has turned...
  • US approved thousands of child bride requests

    01/11/2019 7:53:53 AM PST · by advance_copy · 29 replies
    AP via WTOP ^ | 1/11/19 | Colleen Long
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of requests by men to bring in child and adolescent brides to live in the United States were approved over the past decade, according to government data obtained by The Associated Press. In one case, a 49-year-old man applied for admission for a 15-year-old girl. The approvals are legal: The Immigration and Nationality Act does not set minimum age requirements. And in weighing petitions for spouses or fiancees, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services goes by whether the marriage is legal in the home country and then whether the marriage would be legal in the state where...
  • NFL Announces ‘Inspire Change’ Initiative, Will Boost African-American History Education in Schools

    01/11/2019 7:53:40 AM PST · by C19fan · 33 replies
    SI ^ | January 11, 2019 | Jenny Veritas
    Growing up outside Atlanta, Stephen Weatherly says around 95% of his knowledge of African-American history was learned at home, from his mom and grandmother. One lesson about his own race’s history in America that still sticks with the Vikings defensive end came from watching Roots, the television miniseries based on the story of Kunta Kinte, a Gambian man who was sold to an American slave owner. Weatherly was in middle school when he watched with his mom; she was the one who explained to him the meaning behind the famous scene in which Kunta Kinte is tied up to a...
  • TRUMP DESTROYS CNN’s Jim Acosta With TWO WORDS…And Social Media Is Lighting Up

    01/11/2019 7:47:52 AM PST · by Red Badger · 51 replies
    100percentfedup.com ^ | Jan 10, 2019
    One year ago, Daily Wire contributor Harry Khachatrian started a trend when he responded to a tweet by Daily Wire’s Ryan Saavedra. On January 16, 208, CNN’s Jim Acosta whined in a tweet about President Trump telling him to get “out” of the Oval Office, "When I tried to follow up on this in the Oval Office, Trump told me to get “out.” We then went to the Roosevelt Room where WH aides obstructed us from asking questions." Daily Wire reporter Ryan Saavedra responded: “Good. You’re not a reporter.” Fellow Daily Wire reporter Harry Khachatrian responded to Saavedra’s tweet to...
  • A Few Friday Funnies

    01/11/2019 7:38:48 AM PST · by sodpoodle · 12 replies
    emails | 1/11/2019 | several
    1.Jim Baker and Jimmy Swaggert have written An impressive new book. It's called ........ 'Ministers Do More Than Lay People' 2. Transvestite: A guy who likes to eat, drink And be Mary.. 3. The difference between the Pope and Your boss, the Pope only expects you To kiss his ring. 4. My mind works like lightning, One brilliant Flash and it is gone. 5. The only time the world beats a path to Your door is if you're in the bathroom. 6. I hate sex in the movies. Tried it once. The seat folded up, the drink spilled and That...
  • CNN's Van Jones Thinks Iowa's Steve King Represents California!

    01/11/2019 7:38:08 AM PST · by governsleastgovernsbest · 5 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | Mark Finkelstein
    C'mon: give Van Jones a break. California is, after all, the nation's second-leading producer of sweet corn... On CNN's New Day this morning, Van Jones -- host of his own CNN show on Saturday nights -- commenting on controversial statements on race made by Republican congressman Steve King of Iowa, identified King as representing...California. Said Jones: "I'm embarrassed. I mean, I'm raising my family in California. I'm embarrassed that Californians have sent him back [to Congress.]"Get the rest of the story and view the video here.