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  • QB Chad Kelly Ole Miss - Mr. Irrelevant

    04/29/2017 3:49:41 PM PDT · by C19fan · 22 replies
    NFL Network ^ | April 29, 2017 | Me
    I was catching the end of the NFL Draft and Denver with the last pick crowned Chad Kelly, QB Ole Miss, as Mr. Irrelevant. Has to be the most famous Mr. Irrelevant evah. From piloting the explosive Ole Miss offense, being the nephew of NFL Hall of Famer Jim Kelly, and some early hype as a legit draft prospect to Mr. Irrelevant.
  • Is South Africa heading for civil war? The country is lurching ever closer to conflict [tr]

    04/29/2017 6:27:55 AM PDT · by C19fan · 44 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | April 28, 2017 | Andrew Malone
    On stage in a stadium in Soweto, the township at the heart of the uprising against apartheid, South Africa’s president, in a green and gold leather jacket, was dancing a Zulu war jig. A court order against ‘hate speech’ meant Jacob Zuma, a former cattle herder, was banned from singing his favourite ‘liberation’ songs, including Bring Me My Machine Gun and Shoot The Boer. But, after listening to speeches in which a succession of obsequious cronies described him as a ‘giant’ alongside African leaders such as Nelson Mandela, Zuma delighted supporters at his 75th birthday celebrations a few days ago...
  • Nike, Under Armour, Adidas not interested in deal with Lonzo Ball

    04/29/2017 6:14:00 AM PDT · by C19fan · 6 replies
    ESPN ^ | April 28, 2017 | Darren Rovell
    An endorsement deal with Nike, Under Armour or Adidas is not in the cards for Lonzo Ball. Ball's father, LaVar, confirmed that the three shoe and apparel companies informed him they were not interested in completing a deal with his son. Sources with the three companies told ESPN.com that they indeed were moving on.
  • Bengals Draft Joe Mixon, Who Was Suspended for Punching a Woman

    04/29/2017 5:19:19 AM PDT · by C19fan · 11 replies
    NY Times ^ | April 28, 2017 | Staff
    The most popular group in the second round of the N.F.L. draft was nearly 3,000 miles away from Philadelphia: the Washington Huskies secondary. Three members — cornerbacks Kevin King and Sidney Jones, and safety Budda Baker — were taken in the first 11 picks Friday night. But none of those choices drew the attention that Cincinnati’s pick at No. 48 over all did: Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon, who was not invited to the scouting combine because in 2014 he had been filmed punching a woman, breaking bones in her face.
  • Not the Mile High Club: One in 10 travelers has sex in an airport, survey finds

    04/28/2017 11:24:48 AM PDT · by C19fan · 51 replies
    Washington Post ^ | April 27, 2017 | Fredrick Kunkle
    Romance is in the air — and sometimes in the airport, according to an online flight-shopping service. About 1 in 10 American air travelers reports having had sex of some kind at an airport, compared with about 8 percent who are members of the Mile High Club, according to an important new survey conducted by a flight-shopping website.
  • DISGUSTING: Antifa Terrorists Announce Plans to throw (excrement) at Conservatives in Berkeley [tr]

    04/28/2017 11:14:51 AM PDT · by C19fan · 56 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | April 27, 2017 | Jim Hoft
    <p>Conservative radio host and activst Gavin McInnes, author and activist Lauren Southern and “Based Stick Man” Kyle Chapman are planning to hold a free speech rally today in Berkeley, California.</p> <p>The rally is scheduled despite the fact that Ann Coulter’s speech on the UC Berkeley campus was canceled on Wednesday.</p>
  • Students protest 'centrality of whiteness' at Macalester

    04/28/2017 11:01:22 AM PDT · by C19fan · 20 replies
    Campus Reform ^ | April 28, 2017 | Anthony Gockowski
    A Macalester College student organization referring to itself as “Stop White Noise” recently held a moment of silence to protest “the centrality of whiteness and Eurocentrism on campus.” “The intent of this action is to raise awareness of the space whiteness takes up in our classrooms and curriculum,” a website created for the organization explains, even revealing that protesters would be “entering various classrooms” with “the permission of professors.”
  • Audio: student forced to stop reading Bible before class

    04/28/2017 6:34:26 AM PDT · by C19fan · 39 replies
    Campus Reform ^ | April 27, 2017 | Anthony Gockowski
    A Northern Arizona University student was recently asked to stop reading his Bible prior to the start of one of his classes, according to audio obtained by Campus Reform. In a recording of the February incident, provided to Campus Reform by Kevin Cavanaugh for Congress, Mark Holden explains the situation to History Department Chair Derek Heng, who had been called in by the instructor, Dr. Heather Martel, after Holden had refused her request that he put his Bible away.
  • NFL Draft 2017 First Round Recap: Myles Garrett goes No 1 to the Cleveland Browns [tr]

    04/28/2017 6:14:56 AM PDT · by C19fan · 20 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | April 28, 2017 | Robert Cottingham
    Myles Garrett was selected No 1 overall by the Cleveland Browns as expected but that preceded a night full of surprises in the 2017 NFL Draft. The Texas A&M standout was widely regarded as the best available talent from this draft class and the Browns held firm to select the defensive end at No 1. However at No 2, the Chicago Bears traded up one spot and shocked the league by selecting University of North Carolina quarterback Mitchell Trubisky.
  • PURR-FECT SPIES CIA ‘implanted microphones into CATS’ in a bizarre attempt to spy on Russia

    04/28/2017 6:01:15 AM PDT · by C19fan · 22 replies
    UK Sun ^ | April 28, 2017 | Neal Baker
    CIA spooks tried to spy on Soviet Russia using CATS implanted with microphones under their skin. Declassified docs show how spy chiefs praised “pioneering” scientists for slitting open moggies and stitching in electronic hardware to uncover their enemies’ secrets.
  • As ESPN Got More Political in 2016, It Lost Republican Viewers

    04/28/2017 3:41:15 AM PDT · by C19fan · 35 replies
    Deep Root Analytics ^ | April 27, 2017 | Staff
    Yesterday, it was announced ESPN is laying off upwards of 100 employees – many of whom are prominent on-air talent. The challenges facing ESPN are newly discovered; a lot has been written about ESPN’s recent decline in ratings and subscriptions. FOX Sports – the primary TV competitor to “the worldwide leader in sports” – has enjoyed twisting the knife as ESPN faces cutting on-screen talent to make up for budget shortfalls. The FOX blog “Outkick the Coverage” has attributed ESPN’s decline to the rising partisanship coming out of Bristol, labeling the network “MSESPN” in pieces like this one, headlined “ESPN...
  • ‘Sexist Pig!’ Albert Einstein Slammed for Sexism After Premiere of NatGeo’s ‘Genius’

    04/27/2017 10:57:38 AM PDT · by C19fan · 81 replies
    Heat Street ^ | April 26, 2017 | Tom Teodorczuk
    Much-hyped new National Geographic series Genius chronicles the life of Albert Einstein. The first episode premiered last night and right from its opening scene, in which the groundbreaking theoretical physicist has extra-marital sex with his office assistant, we know we’re probably not going to be subjected to long-winded digressions on the theory of relativity.
  • ESPN Publishes Poetry Tribute To Fugitive Cop Killer on FBI Most Wanted List

    04/27/2017 10:54:48 AM PDT · by C19fan · 8 replies
    Heat Street ^ | April 27, 2017 | Lukas Mikelionis
    The failing sports network ESPN, which is quickly losing its audience thanks to its overtly liberal pandering, has published a poetry tribute to a convicted cop killer who’s on the FBI’s Most Wanted Terrorists list. Just a day before the network laid off 100 employees, including most of its on-air talent, it published five poems about feminism and political resistance on its website’s section aimed at women. This was first noticed by The Federalist.
  • UC Berkeley to Offer Class on Fake Language from ‘Game of Thrones’

    04/27/2017 10:32:27 AM PDT · by C19fan · 20 replies
    Breitbart ^ | April 27, 2017 | Jerome Hudson
    Students at the University of California Berkeley may not be able to hear conservative commentator Ann Coulter speak on campus — however, they can take a school-sanctioned course on a made-up language used in a popular HBO fantasy show. The university, already embroiled in a free speech controversy, reportedly plans to offer a six-week course inspired by the fictional Dothraki and High Valyrian languages used by characters on the HBO series Game of Thrones.
  • The Hill's Whip List: 12 GOP no votes on new ObamaCare bill

    04/27/2017 10:28:53 AM PDT · by C19fan · 5 replies
    The Hill ^ | April 27, 2017 | Staff
    House Republicans have an updated bill to repeal and replace ObamaCare, and The Hill has a new whip list. The updated bill includes an amendment that would allow states to opt out of key ObamaCare rules, including on minimum coverage requirements and allowing insurers to charge more based on individuals' health.
  • UC Davis now offering condoms, Plan B through vending machine

    04/27/2017 10:24:32 AM PDT · by C19fan · 14 replies
    College Fix ^ | April 27, 2017 | Daniel Payne
    Students at the University of California, Davis now have access to a vending machine that dispenses painkillers, tampons, and a few other surprising items as well: pregnancy tests, condoms and Plan B emergency contraceptives.
  • NFL Draft rumors: Many expect Browns to select Mitchell Trubisky with first pick

    04/27/2017 10:21:08 AM PDT · by C19fan · 57 replies
    Sporting News ^ | April 27, 2017 | Jordan Heck
    The Browns are unofficially on the clock, but later today they will have the timer ticking down as they make their decision for the first overall pick. For weeks mock drafts have projected Texas A&M pass rusher Myles Garrett to come off the board first, but recent reports are saying something else. North Carolina quarterback Mitchell Trubisky is gaining momentum as the player Cleveland will take first. The speculation started last week when Cleveland.com reported Trubisky is in "serious consideration by the Browns at No. 1." The report claims the team is scared the 49ers may take the QB at...
  • Alien: Covenant | Prologue: The Crossing | 20th Century FOX [Video]

    04/27/2017 8:37:37 AM PDT · by C19fan · 7 replies
    YouTube ^ | April 26, 2017 | Staff
    The Crossing, an official prologue short to Alien: Covenant, reveals what happened to crew members Dr. Elizabeth Shaw and the synthetic David after the events of Prometheus. Set aboard an abandoned Engineer vessel, Dr. Shaw repairs David as they continue their search for humanity’s creators.
  • Christian university must celebrate ‘panromantic’ gender identity, LGBTQ students demand

    04/27/2017 7:41:32 AM PDT · by C19fan · 49 replies
    College Fix ^ | April 27, 2017 | Grace Curtis
    Seattle Pacific University says it supports the right of its LGBTQ students to advocate against anti-gay actions and name-calling. Its LGBTQ students want the evangelical university to go a step further, and affirm non-heterosexual practices and various gender identities.
  • Twitter Can’t Understand Why ESPN Hasn’t Fired Jemele Hill And The Tweets Are Cold Blooded

    04/27/2017 7:32:45 AM PDT · by C19fan · 23 replies
    BroBible ^ | April 26, 2017 | Cass Anderson
    If you haven’t heard by now, ESPN is laying off 100 members of their journalist and on-air talent staff today. One of the biggest names to be let go so far include Ed Werder, who found out that his dog is dying about 45 minutes before he found out he was fired from ESPN after 17 years of reporting. Other big names include Trent Dilfer, Dana O’Neil, Jeremy Crabtree, and Danny Kanell (amongst others). A quick perusal of Twitter will and you’ll see that one big name is noticeably missing from the list of fired ESPN on-air talent: Jemele Hill....