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  • vanity - A New Supreme Court Justice Suggestion for President Trump

    09/19/2018 8:08:01 PM PDT · by hapnHal · 8 replies
    19 Sept 18 | hapnHAL
    Should President Trump nominate Hillary Clinton to the Supreme Court so he could finally get an investigation started on her?
  • NFL Selects Maroon 5 For Super Bowl 53 Halftime Show

    09/19/2018 7:28:17 PM PDT · by CaliforniaCraftBeer · 40 replies
    The NYT ^ | September 19, 2018 | Joe Coscarelli
    The pop group Maroon 5 is scheduled to headline the annual 13-minute extravaganza this February at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia...Super Bowl LIII (or 53) will be played on Feb. 3, 2019, and broadcast by CBS.Maroon 5, led by the singer Adam Levine, who moonlights as a coach on NBC’s reality singing competition “The Voice,” currently has the No. 2 song on the Billboard Hot 100 with “Girls Like Us,” featuring the rapper Cardi B....
  • Disappearing Beto O'Rourke Campaign Signs Mystery Solved (Satire)

    09/19/2018 6:55:40 PM PDT · by RetiredTexasVet · 11 replies
    9/19/18 | RetiredTexasVet
    The mystery of the disappearing Beto O'Rourke campaign signs has been solved by the Texas Rangers. Numerous citizens of Travis County, Texas have been complaining that their Beto (Dem candidate for senator) campaign signs have been disappearing. The citizens must pay the county Democratic organization $10 each for replacement signs (with proceeds going to the Beto campaign fund). Although requested, the Austin police and Travis County sheriff departments have refused to investigate. The Republican county chair requested the Texas AG instruct the Texas Rangers to investigate because they were being blamed for the thefts. Texas Ranger Straight was assigned and...
  • NFL’s Just Received Some Bad News As ‘MNF’ Posts Worst Week 2 Ratings EVER Recorded

    09/19/2018 6:20:46 PM PDT · by Kevin in California · 46 replies
    Daily Headlines ^ | 09-19-2018 | Tinker Belle
    The ratings for Week Two’s Monday Night Football game between the Chicago Bears and the Seattle Seahawks crashed to the lowest numbers ever recorded for a Week Two Monday night game.The ratings for Week Two’s Monday Night Football game between the Chicago Bears and the Seattle Seahawks crashed to the lowest numbers ever recorded for a Week Two Monday night game.
  • Athlete Banned From All-you-can-eat Restaurant After Downing 100 Plates of Sushi

    09/19/2018 6:07:08 PM PDT · by Simon Green · 35 replies
    Newsweek ^ | 09/17/18 | Brendan Cole
    Jaroslav Bobrowski knows a good deal when he sees one. Accordingly, an all-you-can-eat offer at one sushi restaurant is no longer available to him. The triathlete follows a special diet in which he fasts for 20-hour periods. So when he does sit down for dinner, he tries to make up for lost time. But after devouring a staggering 100 plates at the Running Sushi restaurant in Landshut, Germany, as part of its $26 buffet deal, the restaurant declared him persona non grata. "When I went to the checkout, I wanted to tip, but the waiter did not want to accept...
  • Giant spider-web cloaks land in Aitoliko, Greece

    09/19/2018 5:26:36 PM PDT · by DUMBGRUNT · 8 replies
    BBC ^ | 19 Sept 2018
    "It's as if the spiders are taking advantage of these conditions and are having a kind of a party. They mate, they reproduce and provide a whole new generation... "The spiders will have their party and will soon die."
  • ‘Pimples are in’ – the rise of the acne positivity movement

    09/19/2018 5:15:52 PM PDT · by EdnaMode · 25 replies
    The Guadian ^ | September 18, 2018 | Laura Barton
    t was on a family holiday that Kali Kushner discovered, abruptly, just how others viewed her skin. “At the end of the day I washed off my makeup,” she recalls. “My nephew said: ‘Why is your face so dirty?’ It took me a minute to realise he saw my foundation as a ‘clean face’ and acne as dirt.” Soon after, Kushner, 23, from Cincinnati, Ohio, began documenting her struggle with acne on the Instagram account @myfacestory – her experience with the drug Accutane, dermarolling, makeup, scarring, hyperpigmentation, alongside all the ways people have responded to her acne, from her husband,...
  • Bush withdraws Kavanaugh nomination, remembers he is no longer President

    09/19/2018 5:13:47 PM PDT · by keat · 20 replies
    Sorry, couldn't resist.
  • Mark Levin is back and is on Fire!

    09/19/2018 3:30:21 PM PDT · by Sneakyuser · 22 replies
    He's laying out the Ford accusations/ Kavenaugh Case like nothing else. Check it locally or online
  • Repeated login requests

    09/19/2018 2:22:56 PM PDT · by antidemoncrat · 27 replies
    9/19/2018 | antidemoncrat
    Every time I leave the Free Republic website e and return I am required to login again .Has FR started a new policy or is this a problem at my end?
  • Alligator spotted in New Jersey township, police warn

    09/19/2018 1:05:37 PM PDT · by ETL · 43 replies ^ | Sept 19, 2018 | Zoe Szathmary | Fox News
    An alligator is reportedly on the loose in a New Jersey township, and authorities are warning residents to be cautious. The Mullica Township Police Department said the gator was spotted on Hamburg Avenue Tuesday afternoon. Capt. Brian Zeck said a woman was the first to report it after it walked across her property.  “A homeowner saw it in her yard and videotaped it - it’s a confirmed alligator and it’s probably 3 and a half to 4 foot,” he told Fox News.  Police offered advice for residents who own pets. “We are working with our partners in the animal protection and...
  • Soon-Yi Previn Breaks Her Silence On Allegations Against Woody Allen

    09/19/2018 12:32:37 PM PDT · by simpson96 · 16 replies
    Siverscreen.In ^ | 9/18/2018 | Aditha Narayan
    Soon-Yi Previn, Woody Allen’s wife and Mia Farrow’s adopted daughter, has broken her silence on the sexual assault charges levelled against Allen by Farrow. Previn said that Farrow has taken advantage of #MeToo movement and paraded Dylan (whom Allen was accused of molesting) as a victim, as a result of which ‘a whole new generation was hearing about it when they shouldn’t.’ Previn, of Korean descent, was adopted by Farrow when she was married to musician and composer Andre Previn. According to child psychiatrist Paulina Kernberg, the relationship between Previn and Allen, who was Farrow’s partner for 12 years, “broke...
  • free republic censorship

    09/19/2018 12:23:25 PM PDT · by maddogtiger · 190 replies
    does this website have a list of words that are verboten?
  • Wounded Soldier & His Injured Military Dog Awarded Purple Hearts, Reunited in Texas

    09/19/2018 12:09:47 PM PDT · by Innovative · 10 replies
    Fox News ^ | Sept. 19, 2018 | Fox &friends
    A wounded Army specialist was reunited with his working dog in Texas last week after each were awarded a Purple Heart for their heroism. Spc. Alec Alcoser and Alex, an 8-year-old German shepherd, were back together after both were badly injured in a suicide bombing last month in Afghanistan. Alcoser was reportedly left with a multitude of broken bones from the blast and took shrapnel to 30 percent of his body. His canine companion also lost his left rear leg.
  • Republican Pete Flores upsets Democrat Pete Gallego in race for Uresti seat

    09/19/2018 11:49:23 AM PDT · by mikelets456 · 28 replies
    TX tribune ^ | 9/19/2018 | TX tribune
    Republican Pete Flores defeated Democrat Pete Gallego on Tuesday night in the special election runoff for Senate District 19, a major upset in a Democratic-friendly seat with implications for the balance of power in the upper chamber. With all precincts reporting, Flores beat Gallego by 6 percentage points in the race to replace convicted former state Sen. Carlos Uresti, D-San Antonio. Flores had 53 percent of the vote and Gallego 47 percent in unofficial returns. Gallego conceded to Flores around 9 p.m., according to both campaigns. With the victory, Flores will become the first Hispanic Republican to serve in the...
  • Gregg Jarrett: If Rod Rosenstein defies Trump's order to declassify documents, he should be fired

    09/19/2018 11:37:47 AM PDT · by JonnyFive · 44 replies
    Fox News ^ | 09/19/18 | Gregg Jarret
    President Trump has ordered that numerous documents involving the Russia investigation be declassified. The records have long been sought by Congress under lawful subpoenas. Yet, the FBI and Department of Justice have consistently obstructed the release of these materials under the guise of “classified” secrets. This is a convenient alibi all too frequently employed to cover-up wrongdoing and abuse of authority by those we entrust to uphold the law. These days, overzealous government officials automatically designate nearly all matters as national security risks, regardless of whether they truly are. Whenever the FBI orders Chinese take-out, it is labeled “top secret”...
  • Jemele Hill To Narrate LeBron James' Showtime Series 'Shut Up And Dribble'

    09/19/2018 11:05:47 AM PDT · by C19fan · 5 replies
    SI ^ | September 19, 2018 | Chris Chavez
    Former ESPN star Jemele Hill will narrate LeBron James' upcoming documentary series on Showtime called Shut Up and Dribble, according to a report from The Hollywood Reporter. The three-part series was previously announced from James and Maverick Carter;s SpringHill Entertainment group. The series looks at the changing role of athletes in the current political and cultural climate against the backdrop of the NBA.

    09/19/2018 11:05:19 AM PDT · by CivilWarBrewing · 21 replies ^ | September 19, 2018 | CivilWarBrewing
    It should be OBVIOUS to anyone that this entire charade is a TACTIC by the DemonRats to DELAY the confirmation vote of Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court until AFTER the midterm election where the DemonRats hope to gain the majority in the House and possibly Senate. Dr. Ford's calling for the FBI to investigate is entirely inappropriate. Such an investigation is a matter for the congnizant police dept NOT the FBI. It is Congress' decision to make, NOT FORD'S and she is entirely out of line for making such a request. WHY DIDN'T FORD OR FORD'S ATTORNEY ASK FOR SUCH...
  • Greetings From Vulcan? Planet Discovered Orbiting the Star of Spock's Homeworld in "Star Trek"

    09/19/2018 10:57:05 AM PDT · by C19fan · 24 replies
    Popular Mechanics ^ | September 19, 2018 | Avery Thompson
    Star Trek’s Spock comes from the planet Vulcan, which of course doesn’t exist. But new research might give us the next best thing—an exoplanet orbiting the real-life star that Vulcan is said to be orbiting in the Star Trek universe. In 1991, Gene Roddenberry wrote a letter to Sky & Telescope about what kind of star the planet Vulcan was likely to orbit. In that letter, he specifically picks out one such star, 40 Eridani. Later, 40 Eridani became the canon Vulcan star system featured in a handful of episodes of Star Trek: Enterprise.
  • Project Veritas: Deep State Unmasked: Leaks at HHS; DOJ (2nd video)

    09/19/2018 10:20:24 AM PDT · by Signalman · 27 replies
    youtube ^ | 9/19/2018 | Project Veritas
    Project Veritas has released the second installment in an undercover video series unmasking the deep state. This video features a Department of Justice paralegal Allison Hrabar reportedly using government owned software and computers to push a socialist agenda. Also featured is Jessica Schubel, the former Chief of Staff for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services during the last Obama administration. Both Schubel and Hrabar make admissions revealing that federal employees are using their positions in the government to resist or slow the Trump administration's policies, some breaking laws in the process.