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Articles Posted by Lorianne

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  • Is the Deep State Attempting a Coup?

    12/07/2017 8:02:13 AM PST · by Lorianne · 81 replies
    Powerline ^ | 06 December 2017 | John Hinderaker
    Administrative employees are nominally subject to the control of those appointed by politicians who have won elections, but Democrats embedded in the federal bureaucracy have proclaimed themselves part of the “resistance” to President Trump, and are using their positions to undermine his administration. Bureaucrats thus frustrate the will of the voters. President Trump has been in office for nearly a year, and has yet to take control over the federal bureaucracy that nominally reports to him. I agree with Professor Barnett that this is a constitutional crisis. The most powerful branch of today’s government is the Fourth: the permanent federal...
  • This City Hall, brought to you by Amazon

    11/26/2017 10:16:10 AM PST · by Lorianne · 12 replies
    Seattle Times ^ | 24 November 2017 | Danny Westneat
    A review of some of the bids to woo Amazon’s HQ2 to other cities and states shows it’s not all about the money. In some cases democracy itself is a bargaining chip. ___ Example: Chicago has offered to let Amazon pocket $1.32 billion in income taxes paid by its own workers. This is truly perverse. Called a personal income-tax diversion, the workers must still pay the full taxes, but instead of the state getting the money to use for schools, roads or whatever, Amazon would get to keep it all instead. “The result is that workers are, in effect, paying...
  • My mom passed away

    09/30/2017 8:13:01 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 146 replies
    30 September 2017
    It was a long and difficult month. She is finally at rest. I am cast adrift.
  • AfD Manifesto in English (Germany)

    09/25/2017 10:09:37 AM PDT · by Lorianne · 2 replies
    See document at link 99 pages
  • electronic medical forms (vanity)

    09/19/2017 7:08:37 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 36 replies
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    I just had to check in electronically for an upcoming doctors visit and I'm so angry. 1. Choosing your race there is no White or Caucasian, the closest choice available is "not Hispanic" 2. Filing out the emergency contact there is no choice for husband (or wife). The closest thing you can choose is "life partner" 3. Filling out your sex it does give you a choice of cisfemale .... and about 12 other choices. WTH? Just venting. I am going to complain to the doctor and ask for a paper form so I can fill it out how I...
  • Lampedusa migrants condemned by Mayor Salvatore Martello

    09/18/2017 9:38:00 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 6 replies
    DW ^ | 17 September 2017
    The mayor of an island that was once a symbol for refugee compassion has warned it is descending into anarchy. His political opponents accuse him of stoking up fear and overstating the problem. The mayor of the Italian island of Lampedusa, destination for many migrants setting off from Tunisia, complained on Sunday that his town was on the verge of societal collapse. Groups of migrants were flouting laws, harassing women and getting drunk, Mayor Salvatore Martello said in an open letter to Italian news agency ANSA and in comments to Italian news outlets. Read more: 'Migrant doctor' heals the wounded...
  • Danish Government on Escalating Malicious Migrant Crime: “Worst Situation Since 2nd World War”

    09/18/2017 4:05:47 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 38 replies
    10 News ^ | 16 September 2016
    Rule of law is imploding in Denmark as “low-tech jihad” and migrant gangs take over the streets. The Danish government should not be surprised. But it appears to be. Thousands of incidents involving loosened wheel bolts on cars, large rocks or cinder blocks thrown from highway overpasses, and thin steel wires strung across bicycle paths meant to decapitate unsuspecting cyclists, is spreading a growing sense of horror among the Danes. In almost all cases, the perpetrators have turned out to be from MENAP countries (Middle East, North Africa, Pakistan).
  • Teen arrested on suspicion of planting Tube bomb 'an Iraqi refugee who moved to the UK aged 15'

    09/17/2017 10:21:08 AM PDT · by Lorianne · 56 replies
    Evening Standard (UK) ^ | 17 September 2017 | Chloe Chaplain |
    The teenager arrested on suspicion of planting a bomb on the Tube is reportedly an Iraqi orphan who moved over to the UK as a refugee three years ago, a community leader said today. The 18-year-old was detained by police on Saturday morning in connection with the terror attack, which saw 30 people injured when a home-made bomb was detonated on a packed carriage. Following the arrest, police raided a house in Sunbury-on-Thames, Surrey - home to foster care couple Penelope and Ronald Jones who have reportedly taken in refugee children in the past. Leader of Spelthorne Borough Council Ian...
  • It's Bad: New Emails Show Huma Abedin Mishandled Classified Info on Barrage of Sensitive Issues

    09/14/2017 3:19:49 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 27 replies
    Townhall ^ | 14 September 2017 | Katie Pavlich
    Government watchdog Judicial Watch has just released a new batch of emails, more than 1600 pages worth, belonging to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and longtime aide Huma Abedin. The emails, released by the State Department as part of a lawsuit, show further mishandling of classified information. The list of egregious incidents is long, including exposure of a classified conversation about U.S.-Israeli relations, the war against drug cartels in Mexico, details about Clinton's arrival in war torn Afghanistan, Afghanistan elections and much more. Here are a few, bolding is mine: On March 8, 2009, Clinton sent classified information using...
  • Jennifer Lawrence’s Grotesque Spoof of the Nativity [mother!]

    09/14/2017 1:12:06 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 24 replies
    National Review ^ | 14 September 2017 | Kyle Smith
    Mother, an exercise in torture porn, may be the vilest movie ever released by a major Hollywood studio. Ordinarily when a filmmaker goes trampling all over your senses with an eye toward maximizing disgust, it’s for the purpose of producing some cheap scares. In Mother, though, the aim is a macabre pastiche of people’s most cherished and deeply held beliefs. Deliberately grotesque and nauseating, and seemingly engineered to outrage Christians, especially Catholics, Mother represents a stain on the reputation of Paramount Pictures, which once produced Going My Way. It may be the most vile and contemptible motion picture ever released...
  • Knock Knock

    09/13/2017 2:23:04 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 31 replies
    Twitter ^ | 13 September 2016
  • Journalist fired for exposing how CIA ran weapons to terrorists RT America

    09/13/2017 1:47:09 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 10 replies
    You Tube ^ | 02 September 2017
    From the RT America YouTube channel Published on Sep 1, 2017 video 6:24
  • ISIS Recruits Fighters for the Philippines Instead of Syria

    A video released by ISIS asks would-be fighters to go to the Philippines instead of Syria and Iraq, the latest sign that the terror group is shifting its recruiting tactics as it loses ground to coalition forces in the Middle East. The seven-minute, English-language video, released by the official ISIS media operation late last month, includes messages from several fighters in the Southern Philippines, and scenes from battles with government troops near the city of Marawi, including the pillaging of a Catholic church. One of the fighters calls on Muslims in “East Asia, specifically those in Indonesia, Malaysia, Brunei, Thailand,...
  • Some Choice Quotes from Hillary Clinton's Book

    09/12/2017 7:15:10 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 29 replies
    Ace of Spades ^ | 12 September 2017 | Ace of Spades posting Kate Reads Books
    Some Choice Quotes from Hillary Clinton's Book About Collapsing In the Street (And Also, Losing a Presidential Election) [too much to copy and paste, you're just going to have to go there if you are interested]
  • Hillary Says Women Who Voted Against Her Caved To Pressure From Fathers, Husbands [AUDIO]

    09/12/2017 6:02:24 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 111 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 12 September 2017 | Chuck Ross
    Clinton made the excuse during an interview with NPR’s Rachel Martin during a promotional tour of her book, “What Happened.” In the interview, Clinton was asked why, given that she was the first female presidential candidate, she fared worse than expected among female voters. In typical Clinton fashion, she deflected the blame, suggesting that women who voted against her were somehow manipulated by men in their lives. She also claimed that “sexism” from supporters of Bernie Sanders might have played a part in her poor showing among female voters.
  • Trump already knows how Hillary Clinton’s book ends, says White House

    09/12/2017 5:53:18 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 21 replies
    Washington Times ^ | 12 September 2017 | S.A. Miller
    White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Tuesday. “I think it is pretty clear to the president what happened,” she said.
  • Norway’s ‘Populist’ Government Wins Historic Second Term

    09/12/2017 5:48:30 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 17 replies
    Brietbart ^ | 12 September 2017 | Virginia Hale
    Norway’s right wing coalition government is set to hold on to power after narrowly defeating the open borders-backing left wing opposition. Prime Minister Erna Solberg declared victory with her Conservative Party and their populist, anti mass migration Progress party coalition partners having secured 89 seats in Norway’s 169-seat parliament. Heir to a fortune in fireplace manufacturing, the Labour leader has been an outspoken critic of the government’s attempts to tighten immigration policies, citing Norwegian “values” as why the country must become home to a never-ending stream of asylum seekers. A man who professes his intent to, in Norway, “create a...
  • I downloaded an app. And suddenly, was part of the Cajun Navy.

    09/12/2017 12:17:01 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 23 replies
    Houston Chronicle ^ | 11 September 2017 | Holly Hartman |
    After two minutes of training, I was talking to people desperate for help __ After watching nonstop coverage of the hurricane and the incredible rescues that were taking place, I got in bed at 10:30 on Tuesday night. I had been glued to the TV for days. Every time I would change the channel in an attempt to get my mind on something else for a few minutes, I was drawn right back in. I finally turned off the TV and picked up my phone to do a quick check of email and Facebook. I read an article about the...
  • Of Course Hillary Clinton Identifies with Cersei Lannister. They Are the Same Person.

    09/12/2017 11:28:02 AM PDT · by Lorianne · 22 replies
    Reason ^ | 12 September 2017 | Robby Soave
    What's the difference between Game of Thrones character Cersei Lannister and failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton? One is an entitled narcissist who quietly supported her lecherous husband (whom she clearly loathed) when it was politically convenient, then insisted it was her turn to rule (even though it wasn't), chose boot-lickers, ass-kissers, and elitist bankers as her advisors while alienating more competent and better-liked people who might have helped her, exacted petty vengeance on imagined enemies, escaped justice and the judgment of the people by destroying her main rival—the charismatic, income-inequality obsessed populist—with an explosive cheat, and was left confused why...
  • Tucker Carlson looks at all his guests like they're eating mayonnaise straight out the jar.

    09/11/2017 8:11:38 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 51 replies
    Scoopnest ^ | 11 September 2017
    Video at site