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  • Nancy Pelosi’s recent statement shows a complete lack of logic

    03/11/2017 3:22:28 PM PST · 27 of 38
    tomd2 to grundle

    Botoxed brain

  • Why doesn't Trump call for investigations into Obama and Hillary? (Vanity)

    03/03/2017 5:21:29 PM PST · 55 of 62
    tomd2 to tomd2
    Did NSA Admiral Mike Rogers Warn Trump On November 17th, 2016?

    NSA Director Admiral Mike Rogers didn’t want to participate in the spying scheme (Clapper, Brennan, Etc.), which was the baseline for President Obama’s post presidency efforts to undermine Donald Trump and keep Trump from digging into the Obama labyrinth underlying his remaining loyalists. After the October spying operation went into effect, Rogers unknown loyalty was a risk to the Obama objective. 10 Days after the election Rogers travels to President-Elect Trump without notifying those who were involved in the intel scheme.

    Did NSA Director Mike Rogers wait for a SCIF (Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility) to be set up in Trump Tower, and then notify the President-elect he was being monitored by President Obama?

  • Why doesn't Trump call for investigations into Obama and Hillary? (Vanity)

    03/03/2017 4:27:18 PM PST · 47 of 62
    tomd2 to tomd2
    Mark Levin: Was Obama Using NSA Against Trump During 2016 Campaign?

    Drawing on sources including the New York Times and the Washington Post, Levin described the case against Obama so far, based on what is already publicly known. The following is an expanded version of that case, including events that Levin did not mention specifically but are important to the overall timeline.

    1. June 2016: FISA request. The Obama administration files a request with the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISA) to monitor communications involving Donald Trump and several advisers. The request, uncharacteristically, is denied.

    2. July: Russia joke. Wikileaks releases emails from the Democratic National Committee that show an effort to prevent Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) from winning the presidential nomination. In a press conference, Donald Trump refers to Hillary Clinton’s own missing emails, joking: “Russia, if you’re listening, I hope you’re able to find the 30,000 e-mails that are missing.” That remark becomes the basis for accusations by Clinton and the media that Trump invited further hacking.

    3. October: Podesta emails. In October, Wikileaks releases the emails of Clinton campaign chair John Podesta, rolling out batches every day until the election, creating new mini-scandals. The Clinton campaign blames Trump and the Russians.

    4. October: FISA request. The Obama administration submits a new, narrow request to the FISA court, now focused on a computer server in Trump Tower suspected of links to Russian banks. No evidence is found — but the wiretaps continue, ostensibly for national security reasons, Andrew McCarthy at National Review later notes. The Obama administration is now monitoring an opposing presidential campaign using the high-tech surveillance powers of the federal intelligence services.

    5. January 2017: Buzzfeed/CNN dossier. Buzzfeed releases, and CNN reports, a supposed intelligence “dossier” compiled by a foreign former spy. It purports to show continuous contact between Russia and the Trump campaign, and says that the Russians have compromising information about Trump. None of the allegations can be verified and some are proven false. Several media outlets claim that they had been aware of the dossier for months and that it had been circulating in Washington.

    6. January: Obama expands NSA sharing. As Michael Walsh later notes, and as the New York Times reports, the outgoing Obama administration “expanded the power of the National Security Agency to share globally intercepted personal communications with the government’s 16 other intelligence agencies before applying privacy protections.” The new powers, and reduced protections, could make it easier for intelligence on private citizens to be circulated improperly or leaked.

    7. January: Times report. The New York Times reports, on the eve of Inauguration Day, that several agencies — the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), the National Security Agency (NSA) and the Treasury Department are monitoring several associates of the Trump campaign suspected of Russian ties. Other news outlets also report the exisentence of “a multiagency working group to coordinate investigations across the government,” though it is unclear how they found out, since the investigations would have been secret and involved classified information.

    8. February: Mike Flynn scandal. Reports emerge that the FBI intercepted a conversation in 2016 between future National Security Adviser Michael Flynn — then a private citizen — and Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak. The intercept supposedly was  part of routine spying on the ambassador, not monitoring of the Trump campaign. The FBI transcripts reportedly show the two discussing Obama’s newly-imposed sanctions on Russia, though Flynn earlier denied discussing them. Sally Yates, whom Trump would later fire as acting Attorney General for insubordination, is involved in the investigation. In the end, Flynn resigns over having misled Vice President Mike Pence (perhaps inadvertently) about the content of the conversation.

    9. February: Times claims extensive Russian contacts. The New York Times cites “four current and former American officials” in reporting that the Trump campaign had “repeated contacts with senior Russian intelligence officials. The Trump campaign denies the claims — and the Times admits that there is “no evidence” of coordination between the campaign and the Russians. The White House and some congressional Republicans begin to raise questions about illegal intelligence leaks.

    10. March: the Washington Post targets Jeff Sessions. The Washington Postreports that Attorney General Jeff Sessions had contact twice with the Russian ambassador during the campaign — once at a Heritage Foundation event and once at a meeting in Sessions’s Senate office. The Post suggests that the two meetings contradict Sessions’s testimony at his confirmation hearings that he had no contacts with the Russians, though in context (not presented by the Post) it was clear he meant in his capacity as a campaign surrogate, and that he was responding to claims in the “dossier” of ongoing contacts. The New York Times, in covering the story, adds that the Obama White House “rushed to preserve” intelligence related to alleged Russian links with the Trump campaign. By “preserve” it really means “disseminate”: officials spread evidence throughout other government agencies “to leave a clear trail of intelligence for government investigators” and perhaps the media as well.

    In summary: the Obama administration sought, and eventually obtained, authorization to eavesdrop on the Trump campaign; continued monitoring the Trump team even when no evidence of wrongdoing was found; then relaxed the NSA rules to allow evidence to be shared widely within the government, virtually ensuring that the information, including the conversations of private citizens, would be leaked to the media.

  • Why doesn't Trump call for investigations into Obama and Hillary? (Vanity)

    03/03/2017 3:59:03 PM PST · 39 of 62
    tomd2 to dpetty121263

    Trump should demand to know why Obama’s DOJ made two requests of the FISA (secret) Court for wiretaps on phones in Trump tower during the campaign and what were the results of those wiretaps.

  • Perino & Stirewalt new show [what a bomb]

    09/18/2016 3:11:08 PM PDT · 26 of 107
    tomd2 to Fhios
    agree 100% I wanted to stick Slim Jim’s in my ears it was so stOOOpid. Dana ain't a rocket scientist. Nice on the eyes but my gosh nothing between the ears, Stirerwalt and C Hurt ok & informative. AB Stoddard is showing her true #NeverTrump colors (her husband was a hugh Romney supporter) and the dem from Kerry's campaign. even ChrisS had to yell WAIT 10x to shut him up.
    I turned to local NYC news to listen to the bombing coverage.
    Totally un-watchable. it wont last to the election if they keep this up
  • Report: Major Federal Investigation into Clinton Foundation Underway

    08/15/2016 10:42:46 AM PDT · 61 of 66
    tomd2 to antidisestablishment

    thank you for headsup. You are so correct. consider the source.
    Brent J. Budowsky (born February 19, 1952)[1] is a liberal / progressive[2] American political opinion writer and blogger for publications including The Hill,[3] the LA Progressive,[4] and The Huffington Post.

  • Report: Major Federal Investigation into Clinton Foundation Underway

    08/15/2016 9:57:27 AM PDT · 43 of 66
    tomd2 to Kaslin

    the prosecutor character in Showtime’s “Billions,” Chuck Rhodes (played by Paul Giammetti) is based on Parakeet Baharara. Guy Benson claim Baharara is an ex-schmuky Schummer aide. enuf said. dont get excited. they have pictures which will stop Baharara from pursuing any indicitment. She must be destroyed at the polls. It is Thumpers to lose. I read 2 articles today if Trump is trying to lose. Inquiring minds are wondering.

  • (Vanity) Is Tim Kaine Gay?

    08/08/2016 8:08:38 AM PDT · 42 of 90
    tomd2 to TigerClaws

    I thought so. He is what used to be called “Light in the loafers”

  • Reuters Baffled As Clinton's Lead Over Trump Suddenly Evaporates

    08/07/2016 5:14:11 AM PDT · 40 of 63
    tomd2 to vannrox

    Bill Still (if you believe him) says they are paniced. It is a good story.
    all rigged
    Still Report #1096 - How Clinton Rigs the Polls
    Published on Aug 6, 2016
    Good morning, I’m still reporting on the invasion.
    To make any good invasion work, you have to have the element of surprise. And to have the element of surprise, you have to control the flow of information to the public.
    According to an insider at Nate Silver’s political advocacy group, 538, Donald Trump was right again. The system is rigged. The polls are rigged.
    According to an Aug. 2 interview in “Real. True. News.”, an unnamed source at 538 says that despite the brave front Hillary Clinton continues to display to the public, Democrats are in an absolute panic because Donald Trump has taken a commanding lead in nearly all demographic groups.
    But in the battle for hearts and minds, the information control game goes on without embarrassment about a basic lack of a tie to reality.
    For example, yesterday’s headline on “FiveThirtyEight” was “Trump’s Slump Deepens in Polls.”
    Therein, 538 head, Nate Silver, notes that Trump is trailing Clinton by 9 to 14 point margins now in the majority of big national polls, and he is predicting a Clinton win by 4 points on Nov. 8 and projects the odds of a Clinton win at 74% - her highest mark yet.
    This despite the latest USC Daybreak poll showing a less than 1% margin. How is this possible?
    Well, the insider gives us our first peek under the tent of Poll Control Central.
    He tells a different story - one of nation-wide collusion with the Clinton machine and poll-buying, first whispered of during Trump’s primary run.
    According to 538 guy:
    “Nate [Silver] is a liberal. No secret there.
    “It’s a big social club. The pollsters all work together.”
    When the RTN reporter questioned the conspiratorial nature of that concept, the 538 insider said:
    “Sure—what? You think it’s . . . random? Come on. Who do you think pays for the polls? People who want results.
    “You’re buying media. It’s like ads or . . . I don’t know. Like newspaper stories? You pay 30k for a poll of Florida, it says what you want.”
    Interestingly he chose Florida for his example because polls the day before the Florida primary showed the race between Trump and Rubio to be exceptionally close. But the next day, the vote turned out to be a Trump blowout.
    538 guy then explained that Silver’s office is where the expectations of Clinton’s nationwide poll buys are managed.
    “We have a Slack-room that’s sharing all kinds of results and skews and that’s how we keep it all orderly.”
    “Oh—we drive it. You set the expectations ahead of time. It’s called pre-loading. You’d be surprised how we can fine-tune things. Mass belief is powerful.
    “The problem here is … not everyone plays nice. Fox is rogue. Rasumssen was … bad. They were doing real polling.”
    Then, 538 guy commented on the difficulty Poll Control had in dealing with the rising tide of Trump support:
    “This time … Trump just caught us by surprise. The impact was so big – it came on so fast – Hillary just collapsed.”
    “There were a few hours when the server was showing real projections and while traffic was pretty high, let me tell you, it was a melt-down politically.”
    Then, 538 guy admitted that Nate Silver’s Poll Control Central gets its marching orders directly from the White House.
    “[Nate Silver] was just really pissed. I mean he got a call from the White House telling him to fix it and sh*t.”
    “Our business model is predicated on making liberals feel better about the election.”
    “[Nate] had us look for bugs—something gone wrong—looking at the feeds. Of course nothing was wrong. Nothing had changed.
    “Then he got on the phone with his people embedded with Q-Pac and Survey Monkey and PPP and all those guys—”
    Then 538 guy predicted that the White House’s Stalinesque control of the information flow to the American people was coming unglued.
    “I don’t know, man. There are a bunch of smaller groups out there doing real polls. I don’t know if anyone can keep this under wraps.”
    Part of that is that their polls are so different from the available metrics on social media flows so favor Trump. We’ll take a look at that in our next report.
    I’m still reporting from Washington. Good day.

  • More on the Reuters/Ipsos poll showing Hillary’s lead slipping

    08/07/2016 5:05:24 AM PDT · 19 of 19
    tomd2 to NYRepublican72; MaxistheBest

    If the Pothead from NM and the Greenie take 3 states,
    OR CO & NM, no one reaches 270.
    2016 Presidential Election Interactive Map

  • Divorced Men, need feedback ...

    08/02/2016 12:07:03 PM PDT · 90 of 188
    tomd2 to Scythian_Reborn
    Good luck. Find Prayer. My ex said she wanted an amicable settlement. for next 18 months her lawyer accused me of everything imaginable. I got so paranoid, I was afraid ex would have boyfriend beat her up and then come home and call the police blaming me. The police would take one look and lock me up. Luckily it didnt happen.
    She did attempt parent alienation to drive a wedge between me and the kids. took 3 years to undo that damage. is website Cordell & Cordell, law firm representing men in divorce. they were not licensed in my state but that is a good beginning.
  • Clinton Foundation is Robin Hood in Reverse-Charles Ortel

    07/24/2016 1:38:17 PM PDT · 5 of 9
    tomd2 to E. Pluribus Unum

    Yes. Just like Peter Schwiezter’s Clinton Cash - Official Movie Premiere , Charles Ortel has documented the corruption the Clinton’s have perpetrated. the MSM is clearly avoiding reporting on these investigations but can spend 3-4 days reporting on how similar Melina’s speech was to Moochel’s. Our democracy was based upon a free and independent press. We obviously have lost that decades ago.

  • Clinton Foundation is Robin Hood in Reverse-Charles Ortel

    07/24/2016 1:06:34 PM PDT · 1 of 9
    please pass it on
  • Sons of Liberty: A Review

    01/29/2015 9:58:53 AM PST · 23 of 35
    tomd2 to tomd2
  • Sons of Liberty: A Review

    01/29/2015 9:52:10 AM PST · 22 of 35
    tomd2 to rktman

    agee. I liked the Disney version “Sons of Liberty” from the ‘60s.

  • Tyrant: the TV series

    07/15/2014 8:25:52 PM PDT · 11 of 29
    tomd2 to jsanders2001

    the creator of Tyrant is also the creator of Homeland, the HBO hit about a Manchurian candidate politician. Homeland is a remake of an Isreali show ‘Prisoner of War.’

    Like Homeland, if you can accept the absurd premises of the creator then it will suck you in. Otherwise, its all hollywood IMO.

  • The West Needs Russia's Help More Than it Realizes

    03/05/2014 10:34:48 AM PST · 21 of 21
    tomd2 to Kaslin

    Kerry talks about an Exit ramp. LOL for whom? Does Obama think Putnin is going to save Obama like he did in Syria? Fat chance.

    Russia prepares bill on foreign asset freeze in reply to sanctions

    I just keep hearing Samuel Jackson from Die Hard with Vengence, Zeus: I don’t like you because you’re gonna get me killed!

  • The West Needs Russia's Help More Than it Realizes

    03/05/2014 9:42:06 AM PST · 14 of 21
    tomd2 to Biggirl

    the US is destabilizing countries around the world. Egypt, Libya, Sirya. Putin is protecting his warm water naval base.

  • The West Needs Russia's Help More Than it Realizes

    03/05/2014 9:24:07 AM PST · 8 of 21
    tomd2 to Kaslin

    Do you think the US administration has thought through the 2nd or 3rd derivation on Putin’s actions. In other words, even after Putin leaked the Neuland coversation indicating the US direct involvement in the Ukraine coup, the US intelligence (oxymoron) predicited that Putin would take no action 2 days before Putin flew 150 flights into Crimera airbases.

    Mike Rodgers says Putin is playing chess while Obama is fondling his marbles. So what would happen when Putin demands Rubles or gold for his energy.

  • Conspiracy Theorists Already Suspect Navy Yard Shooting Is a 'False Flag'

    09/16/2013 2:01:55 PM PDT · 63 of 87
    tomd2 to markomalley

    Look like the shooters could Obama’s sons just like Treyvon

    will he come out and say that now