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  • Trump says acting Homeland Security chief McAleenan will step down

    10/12/2019 5:57:07 AM PDT · by robowombat · 7 replies
    TheHill.com ^ | 10/11/19 07:54 PM EDT | BRETT SAMUELS AND JESSICA CAMPISI
    Trump says acting Homeland Security chief McAleenan will step down BY BRETT SAMUELS AND JESSICA CAMPISI - 10/11/19 07:54 PM EDT President Trump announced Friday night that Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan would step down from his position. “Kevin McAleenan has done an outstanding job as Acting Secretary of Homeland Security. We have worked well together with Border Crossings being way down," tweeted Trump, who tapped McAleenan to lead the department earlier this year. "Kevin now, after many years in Government, wants to spend more time with his family and go to the private sector,” Trump tweeted. “Congratulations Kevin,...
  • U.S. Bugging Out Of Iraq?

    05/15/2019 8:25:25 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 25 replies
    Hotair ^ | 05/15/2019 | Jazz Shaw
    Well… not exactly. Or at least not entirely. But the State Department has ordered all non-essential personnel to leave the country. It’s a move unusual enough to lead to questions and it almost certainly has to do with the deteriorating situation with Iran. (NPR) The State Department has ordered all “non-emergency” U.S. government employees to leave Iraq right away.The travel advisory specifically orders the departure of employees at the U.S. embassy in Baghdad and consulate in Erbil, noting that “normal visa services will be temporarily suspended at both posts.”It was not immediately clear what led to the order on...
  • Rapper Mac Miller dead at 26: report

    09/07/2018 3:05:07 PM PDT · by GuavaCheesePuff · 93 replies
    Fox News ^ | September 7, 2018 | Fox News
    Rapper Mac Miller has reportedly died, according to multiple outlets. He was 26. According to the Los Angeles Times, citing sources, Miller, whose real name was Malcolm James McCormick, was found dead inside his Studio City, Calif. home of an apparent overdose. Per TMZ, authorities were alerted after a male individual placed a 911 call from Miller's home.
  • Opus

    01/27/2018 10:30:39 PM PST · by butterdezillion · 212 replies
    Vanity | butterdezillion
    My comments and threads are scheduled to be deleted when I am zotted in a few days. I asked for the threads to remain so material is not lost but there is not the software to do that. If you have posted content to any of my threads that you would like to keep, please save it within the next few days so it is not lost.
  • US ambassador to Panama resigns, says cannot serve Trump

    01/12/2018 9:46:21 AM PST · by SoFloFreeper · 75 replies
    CNBC ^ | 1/12/18 | Jon Sharman
    U.S. Ambassador to Panama John Feeley, a career diplomat and former Marine Corps helicopter pilot, has resigned, telling the State Department he no longer feels able to serve President Donald Trump.
  • ‘Gun Safety: Not Sorry Act’ would establish 7-day wait on mags, semi-autos, suppressors

    11/15/2017 6:48:34 AM PST · by Simon Green · 43 replies
    Guns.com ^ | 11/15/17 | Chris Eger
    (U.S. Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Texas, wants those aiming to pick up certain guns, ammo and accessories to wait seven business days.) A group of House Democrats is backing a measure to delay sales of semi-automatic firearms, suppressors, armor piercing ammo and large capacity magazines. Introduced by Texas Democrat Sheila Jackson Lee, H.R. 4268 would mandate that both licensed dealers and individuals wait seven days after buying targeted guns, ammunition and accessories before transferring the item. The Houston-area Congresswoman debuted the bill two days after the shooting at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas that claimed the...
  • Anthony Scaramucci 'removed by Donald Trump

    07/31/2017 12:05:18 PM PDT · by KeyLargo · 113 replies
    Telegraph ^ | July 31, 2017 | Barney Henderson
    Anthony Scaramucci 'removed by Donald Trump as communications director after request from John Kelly' [The Telegraph] Barney Henderson ,The Telegraph•July 31, 2017
  • The Edwardian Debutante: How Women Entered Society Before the Great War

    04/09/2017 1:14:10 PM PDT · by NRx · 66 replies
    Edwardian Promenade ^ | 12-05-2013 | Camille Hadley Jones
    No one in the Edwardian era made any bones about the fact that marriage was a woman’s sole career, and that she owed it to herself and to the family that had so far supported her, to get on with it. Where a girl was concerned, it was the duty of everyone–her mother, her mother’s friends, her chaperone and her bill-settling father–to help her achieve this ambition.Once a young girl turned eighteen, her childhood was essentially over. The moment she put up her hair and lengthened her skirts, she was a woman. A coddled and protected woman, but a woman...
  • Clinton Foundation CLOSED!

    01/14/2017 4:43:04 PM PST · by struggle · 102 replies
    NY State LAbor Department ^ | 1/14/2017 | struggle
    BYE! You have one week to shred everything.
  • Here's The List Of 16 Celebrities Who Will Be Leaving The United States Today

    11/09/2016 8:42:28 AM PST · by oh8eleven · 79 replies
    Sean Hannity Show ^ | 9 November 2016 | Hannity.com Staff
    1. Jon Stewart - Comedian 2. Chelsea Handler - Comedian 3. Miley Cyrus - Singer 4. Neve Campbell - Actress 5. Lena Dunham - Comedian 6. Cher - Singer/ActressComplete list at the website ...
  • George Stephanopoulos’s Wife: We’re Leaving America if Trump Wins

    11/06/2016 7:24:24 PM PST · by Rockitz · 127 replies
    Breitbart.com ^ | 6 Nov 2016 | Ben Kew
    The wife of prominent ABC news anchor George Stephanopoulos, Ali Wentworth, has claimed the couple will leave the country should Donald Trump become president of the United States. Talking to The Hollywood Reporter, Wentworth said that “If Trump wins, we’ll start looking at real estate in Sydney, Australia. No crime, no guns.” The couple’s plans pour further scorn over Stephanopoulos’s supposed “objectivity” given his role as a prominent interviewer for ABC, having interviewed Donald Trump twice over the election cycle. Stephanopoulos and his wife’s connections to Hillary Clinton and the Democratic Party are well documented, with Stephanopoulos having previously worked...
  • Erickson: If GOP Is Going in Trump’s Direction, ‘I’m Not A Republican Anymore’

    05/25/2016 6:48:14 AM PDT · by kddid · 76 replies
    www.breitbart.com ^ | 23 May 2016 | Pam Key
    Monday on Yahoo Global News ardent “Never Trump” activist and conservative blogger Erick Erickson said he can not vote for presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. Erickson said, “If the Republican Party wants to go in his direction, I guess I’m not a Republican anymore. I never signed a party oath.” ... I think Hillary Clinton is unfit for the office as well, but she certainly does have the qualifications.” He added he would not vote for Clinton as well, adding, “I find them both appalling.”
  • After over 15 years - time to say goodbye to Free Republic

    09/05/2015 6:15:18 PM PDT · by FlJoePa · 259 replies
    n/a | 9-5-15 | me
    Time to move on. Too juvenile and too much name-calling. Not near the level of critical thinking that used to go on back in the day. I wish the best to all the good ones left out there.
  • Rick Perry's Campaign Looks Like It Might Be Ending Soon

    08/11/2015 9:42:57 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 65 replies
    Townhall ^ | 08/11/2015 | Katie Pavlitch
    Apparently Rick Perry's performance at the first GOP debate last week wasn't enough to keep donors writing checks. Perry, who debated in the 5 p.m. Fox News debate after missing the primetime cutoff, has apparently stopped paying campaign staffers in key early states and at campaign headquarters. From the Washington Post:Former Texas governor Rick Perry's presidential campaign is no longer paying its staff because fundraising has dried up, while his cash-flush allied super PAC is preparing to expand its political operation to compensate for the campaign's shortcomings, campaign and super PAC officials and other Republicans familiar with the operation...
  • Walker Tells Private Group He'll Skip Florida Primary

    07/29/2015 7:00:49 PM PDT · by Red Steel · 75 replies
    RealClearPolitics ^ | July 28, 2015 | Rebecca Berg
    Scott Walker has insisted he will be able to “compete anywhere in the country” as a candidate for president — but, at a private event in St. Louis on Sunday, Walker said he does not plan to compete in Florida, contradicting his own public assertions that he would not skip that primary. During a fundraiser at the St. Louis home of Rex Sinquefield, Missouri’s most active Republican donor, Walker reasoned that it “doesn't make a ton of sense for him to pour cash into Florida” with Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio in the race, said one person who was present...
  • TLC cancels Duggars’ ‘19 Kids and Counting’

    07/16/2015 2:56:54 PM PDT · by NYer · 50 replies
    Life Site News ^ | July 16, 2015 | Dustin Siggins
    TONTITOWN, AR, July 16, 2015 (LifeSiteNews) -- TV's biggest family is officially off the air.Two months after TLC suspended "19 Kids and Counting," the network has formally cancelled its biggest show. "TLC and the Duggar family have decided to not move forward with '19 Kids and Counting,'" the channel told The Associated Press. "The show will no longer appear on the air."According to the Duggars, there are no hard feelings. "Years ago, when we were asked to film our first one hour documentary about the logistics of raising 14 children, we felt that it was an opportunity to share with...
  • Will FOX Pull the Plug on American Idol?

    04/18/2015 5:35:10 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 14 replies
    American Idol ratings hit a series low last week, dropping to a 1.4 in the desirable 18-49 demographic. Even when head to head competition with The Voice was no longer a threat (the rival show aired a special results show at 8 pm) the numbers stayed flat this week. Once the highly rated FOX show, Empire left the Wednesday night lineup, the show began to falter. The Wrap notes, however, that Idol is still ahead of the final season of the cancelled X Factor. Heading into this week the two regular editions of “Idol” were averaging a combined 2.9 rating...
  • A Righteous Blog Pimp Zot. Yes, Really.

    07/28/2014 10:53:27 AM PDT · by Leigh Patrick Sullivan · 121 replies
    Mod supplied link ^ | July 28, 2014 | Leigh Patrick Sullivan
    Making controversial statements is nothing new for me. Neither is the reaction that usually follows. But perhaps no other issue causes as much discussion, debate, and condemnation from others than when I present my position on the issue of homosexuality. As a known Christian, I have been told that I MUST think a certain way and that I MUST believe a certain way regarding not only people who are gay, but regarding their entire lifestyle as well.
  • ED SCHULTZ ENDS SYNDICATED SHOW

    05/22/2014 6:26:34 AM PDT · by raccoonradio · 48 replies
    Radio Insight ^ | 5/22/14 | Lance Venta
    With the number of Progressive Talk stations dwindling, yet another syndicated Liberal Talker is ending their terrestrial radio shows. Ed Schultz will cease production of his daily 12-3pm eastern show on Friday in order to focus more attention on his MSNBC TV show. In its place Schultz will host a one hour streaming program and podcast on his WeGotEd.com. The podcast will debut on Tuesday, May 27. Schultz stated on MSNBC, “This change will give me more flexibility to be on the road, to do the kind of shows I want to do here forThe Ed Show here on MSNBC....
  • Kerry Rules Out 2016 Presidential Run

    02/06/2014 2:36:27 AM PST · by Olog-hai · 21 replies
    INN ^ | 2/6/2014, 4:44 AM | Elad Benari
    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday that he would not be making another attempt at the presidency in 2016. “I’m out of politics,” he told CNN’s Jake Tapper. “I have no plans whatsoever; this is my last stop.” “I’m going to serve the country in the extraordinarily privileged position the president has given me, the great challenges that I have, and move on,” Kerry said in the interview. …