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  • Chelsea Handler Escalates Attack on Sarah Huckabee [TR]

    12/10/2017 5:07:07 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 59 replies
    In the video, posted to Handler’s Twitter account, comedian Fortune Feimster wears a wig in an attempt to resemble Sanders as she runs through an exaggerated beauty routine. “I used to not know what foundation was, but our great president was kind enough to take me to a Sephora, and he said to the boy, ‘Hey, you see that fella over there? Make him a woman,'” Feimster-as-Sanders says in one of many digs at the press secretary’s looks in the short clip.
  • EXCLUSIVE – Handwriting Expert Touted by Washington Post Turns on Gloria Allred [TR]

    12/08/2017 8:48:37 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 35 replies
    Birmingham, ALABAMA — A handwriting expert prominently cited by the Washington Post on the matter of the yearbook presented as evidence by Roy Moore accuser Beverly Young Nelson raised new questions today in a Breitbart News interview about the inscription and signature at the center of national controversy.
  • Forrest Claypool Resigns At CPS

    12/08/2017 8:07:37 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 11 replies
    CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago Public Schools CEO Forrest Claypool is resigning after a report concluded that he lied to ethics investigators. “I have accomplished all I can accomplish at CPS,” Claypool said at a news conference. “Even good men can make stupid mistakes. I look forward to the next chapter.” Claypool leaves Dec. 31. Dr. Janice Jackson will be the new interim head of the nation’s fourth-largest school system.
  • Pennsylvania Dems Call For GOP Lawmaker’s Resignation After ‘Random Homophobic Tirade’

    12/05/2017 8:52:09 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 44 replies
    Representative Daryl Metcalfe (R-Butler County) scolded Representative Matt Bradford (D-Montgomery County) for touching his arm during Tuesday’s meeting. “I’m a heterosexual,” Metcalfe said. “I have a wife. I love my wife. I don’t like men, as you might. Stop touching me all the time. Keep your hands to yourself. If you want to touch somebody, you have people on your side of the aisle that might like it. I don’t.”
  • 'Meet your Muslim neighbor' event breaks down barriers

    11/25/2017 5:50:38 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 72 replies
    ABC 13 ^ | 25 NOVEMBER 2017 | ABC 13
    HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- The Houston Muslim community invited their neighbors to a special event aimed at building bridges between cultures and ending stereotypes about Muslims. The event provided attendees the opportunity to meet their Muslim neighbors, ask questions, clear misconceptions, dispel stereotypes, and create friendships. "Muslims are hosting this event for our neighbors to provide them with an opportunity to get to know the Muslim community and Learn about Islam," said Sultan Salahuddin of ICNA Houston.
  • Deputies: Veteran Marine shoots teen in attempted robbery in NE Houston

    11/25/2017 5:48:20 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 55 replies
    ABC 13 ^ | 25 NOVEMBER 2017 | ABC 13 HOUSTON
    HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A teen was rushed into emergency surgery after he and three other juveniles tried robbing a veteran Marine, deputies say. It happened around 10:30 Friday night in the 18000 block of Remington Springs. Harris County deputies said the homeowner was approached from behind by four young men. One of them held a gun to the back of his head and tried to get him to go inside his home.
  • Deer Square Off In Middle Of R.I. Street

    11/25/2017 5:45:19 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 3 replies
    BOSTON CBS ^ | 25 NOVEMBER 2017 | CBS
    WARWICK, R.I. (CBS) – A Rhode Island driver came across an unexpected traffic delay. Tom Clarkin shared video on Facebook from a recent drive with his son in Warwick.
  • All Muslim Boy Scout troop: What they want you to know

    11/25/2017 5:41:44 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 54 replies
    WFAA.COM ^ | 25 NOVEMBER 2017 | WFAA.COM
    It was a rainy Sunday when we found Boy Scout Troop 2690 climbing ladders to clean out the gutters of the cottage at Greenwood Farm in Richmond Heights. "Today we're helping out with community service," said 12-year-old Mu-Tazz Lewis. Lewis also explains how they sometimes, “Learn how to set up a camp fire and set up tents”. But what sets this troop apart from the rest? "Well, we're Muslims!!!" says 11-year-old Numayr Abdulalim, with proud outstretched arms. His grandfather, Isa Abdul Matin, is the Scout Master.
  • White House: True Cost of Opioid Epidemic Tops $500 Billion

    11/20/2017 4:48:29 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 20 replies
    KSTP.COM ^ | 20 NOVEMBER 2017 | KSTP.COM
    The White House says the true cost of the opioid drug epidemic in 2015 was $504 billion, or roughly half a trillion dollars. In an analysis to be released Monday, the Council of Economic Advisers says the figure is more than six times larger than the most recent estimate. The council said a 2016 private study estimated that prescription opioid overdoes, abuse and dependence in the U.S. in 2013 cost $78.5 billion. Most of that was attributed to health care and criminal justice spending, along with lost productivity.
  • Is Trump like Batman? College student's paper wins national award

    11/20/2017 4:43:21 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 31 replies
    WFAA.COM ^ | 20 NOVEMBER 2017 | WFAA.COM
    DALLAS -- A 21-year-old college student has accepted a top award for an intriguing paper he penned about the striking similarities between President Donald Trump's rise to the White House and Batman. Andrew Boge, who attends Hastings College in Nebraska, says he first started to think about a connection when he saw a 2015 YouTube clip of then-candidate Trump giving a family a ride in his helicopter. "And the little boy asks, 'Are you Batman?' And he says, 'Yes, I'm Batman,"' says Boge. He says professors encouraged him to expand on some initial thoughts and he came up with the...
  • AC/DC - Thunderstruck (Official Video)

    11/18/2017 6:01:20 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 57 replies
    RIP Malcolm Young. Greatest opening riff in rock music.
  • Franken Remains Hidden After Sex Harassment Allegations

    11/18/2017 5:52:44 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 58 replies
    KTSP.COM ^ | 18 NOVEMBER 2017 | KTSP.COM
    Minnesota Sen. Al Franken remains out of the public eye two days after sex harassment allegations first surfaced on Thursday. Radio host and former model Leeann Tweeden said Franken kissed her against her will and posed for an inappropriate photo with her while she slept. The incidents occurred during a USO tour in the Middle East in 2006.
  • AG Sessions Blasts Obama Amnesty: ‘Lawfully,’ DACA ‘Cannot Be Defended’

    11/18/2017 5:25:29 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 26 replies
    “Under DACA—without the consent of Congress—individuals here illegally who met certain criteria were granted not only lawful presence but work authorization, and the right to participate in Social Security, which unlawful immigrants are not entitled to have,” Sessions continued. “So no matter what one thinks about the immigration issues and policy, it cannot be defended in my opinion lawfully.” “Once again, the Department advised and the administration put an end to it—and it is being ended now.”
  • Verify: The healing power of poop

    11/18/2017 5:16:27 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 52 replies
    WFAA.COM ^ | 18 NOVEMBER 2017 | WFAA.COM
    If I told you there's a new kind of medicine that could heal you, but it was made from germs, would you take it? If you’re open to the idea – or maybe because it sounds gross – then hang with me and let’s start here. We see germs as a threat, and we've gotten really good at killing the ones that cause infections with things like hand sanitizers and antibiotics. In fact, since 1950 the rate of infectious diseases, like measles, mumps and TB has plummeted. But during that same time, chronic diseases, including asthma, diabetes and Crohn’s disease...
  • Gunman in Northern California rampage was not supposed to have guns

    11/15/2017 9:25:32 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 11 replies
    CNN ^ | 15 NOVEMBER 2017 | Ray Sanchez, Jason Hanna and Phil Gast
    Assistant Sheriff Phil Johnston told reporters he did not know whether Neal had surrendered the weapons. The shooter illegally manufactured guns he used Tuesday, officials said. Handguns police recovered were not registered to him, Johnston said. Neal "was not law enforcement friendly" and authorities a number of times had come to his house after complaints that shots were fired from the property, Johnston said.
  • Sheep Can Recognize Obama's Face, New Study Shows

    11/11/2017 7:23:07 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 41 replies
    A new study shows that sheep have the ability to recognize human faces from photographs on computer screens. The Cambridge University study published Wednesday also shows that sheep can recognize the faces of their human handlers without any prior training. It had been known that sheep can recognize familiar faces of other sheep and of humans. The researchers say this study of the ability of sheep to recognize faces may be useful in research into Huntington's disease and other human brain disorders that affect mental processing.
  • Cash or Credit? Renters in San Francisco Need Both – Bigly

    11/11/2017 7:11:59 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 7 replies
    SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Cities such as San Francisco with some of the highest rents in the nation are also places where renters need to have a high credit score to move in, according to a study released Friday. The average credit score for people who successfully leased an apartment in 2017 in San Francisco was 724, compared with the nationwide average of 650, according to a study from RentCafe, an internet apartment listing service. The results are based on tenant screening data from RentGrow, a residential screening service for property owners and managers.
  • Homeless man returns missing $10K check to owner

    11/11/2017 7:04:12 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 3 replies
    ABC 13 ^ | 11 NOVEMBER 2017 | KTRK
    NEW HAVEN, Conn. (KTRK) -- A homeless man, who returned a $10,000 check is now getting some help from the woman who lost it. Elmer Alvarez found a check for more than $10,000 in New Haven, but he wasn't thinking of himself, or what he could do with that money. Roberta Hoskie didn't realize she'd lost the check until she got a phone call from Alvarez and his friend. Hoskie then went on Facebook Live, recording her meeting with Avarez and when she got the check back.
  • Dentist gives veteran down on his luck $10,000 in free dental work

    11/11/2017 7:02:40 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 24 replies
    ABC 13 ^ | 11 NOVEMBER 2017 | ABC 13
    HOUSTON -- A veteran who says he felt neglected by the U.S. Veteran Affairs Department has a reason to smile this Veteran's Day. Dr. David Nguyen with URBN Dental in Houston says he first met David Harmon at the gym. The former soldier told the dentist he was in need of serious dental work after being unable to get help from the V.A. After some X-rays, Nguyen said he soon discovered the soldier needed $15,000 worth of periodontal work.
  • Trump says he would never call Kim Jong-un "short and fat," (TR)

    11/11/2017 6:58:38 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 47 replies
    ABC 13 ^ | 11 NOVEMBER 2017 | ABC 13
    In a series of tweets Saturday afternoon, President Donald Trump attacked the "haters and fools" and responded to North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un reportedly calling him "old." "Why would Kim Jong-un insult me by calling me "old," when I would NEVER call him "short and fat?" Oh well, I try so hard to be his friend -- and maybe someday that will happen," Trump tweeted.