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  • Trump's victory creates uncertainty for wind and solar power

    01/22/2017 3:27:09 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 75 replies
    Associated Press ^ | Jan 22, 2017 12:27 PM EST | Cathy Bussewitz and Geoff Mulvihill
    President Donald Trump has disputed climate change, pledged a revival of coal and disparaged wind power, and his nominee to head the Energy Department was once highly skeptical of the agency’s value. What this means for states’ efforts to promote renewable energy is an open question. States that are pushing for greater reliance on wind and solar power are not quite sure what to expect as Trump takes over. Many of them depend heavily on federal renewable-energy tax credits, grants and research, much of which comes from the Energy Department. Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, Trump’s pick to lead the...
  • Reality star US ambassador bids final farewell to Denmark [Rufus Gifford]

    01/22/2017 8:59:32 AM PST · by Olog-hai · 10 replies
    TheLocal.dk ^ | 20 January 2017 10:27 CET+01:00 | Justin Cremer
    In with one reality TV star and out with another. As former ‘The Apprentice’ star Donald Trump takes the oath as the 45th president of the United States on Friday, former ‘Jeg er ambassadřren fra Amerika’ star Rufus Gifford will board a plane and leave Denmark. What’s that? You’ve never heard of ‘Jeg er ambassadřren fra Amerika’ or Gifford? Well the Danes sure have. Gifford has been the US ambassador to Denmark since 2013 and was warmly embraced by the locals from the second he arrived in Copenhagen. Part of that is down to his movie star looks and his...
  • Anonymous warns Trump: 'You are going to regret the next 4 years'

    01/19/2017 4:56:32 PM PST · by brucedickinson · 65 replies
    AOL ^ | 1-19-2017 | Ted Crist
    The hacker collective Anonymous has a reputation for delivering ominous messages, and in recent days, the group has begun targeting President-elect Donald Trump in a serious way A series of messages posted on Twitter and include allegations that the group plans to reveal sordid information about Trump.
  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Trump’s African-American Cabinet Pics ‘Black Shills to Distract Us’

    01/19/2017 3:05:26 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 100 replies
    Cybercast News Service ^ | January 19, 2017 | 1:15 PM EST | Mark Judge
    Basketball legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has penned an editorial highly critical of President-elect Trump. “Never before in modern history have we had a president-elect so ill-informed, ill-tempered, irrational and ill-equipped to deal with the major issues that face this country,” Abdul-Jabbar writes in the new edition of The Hollywood Reporter. […] Abdul-Jabbar argues that “a quick look at two of the black faces that Trump parades on television as proof of the diversity of his entourage is actually evidence of his using black shills to distract us from his paternalistic policies to dismantle civil liberties for people of color, women, the...
  • Trump signals he's softening on immigration: 'Working on a plan' that'll make DREAMers 'very happy'

    01/19/2017 12:04:27 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 44 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 01/19/2017 | Francesca Chambers
    Called the plight of children known as DREAMers who were brought into the country illegally by their relatives 'a very tough situation'Indicated that he's thinking about letting them stay and said his administration will have a plan in the next couple monthsSuggested he'd increase the number of visas available to high-skilled workers President-elect Donald Trump says his administration is working on a plan that will make illegal immigrant children 'very happy,' and it will done in the next couple monthsThe president-elect said in the course of his campaign for the White House that illegal immigrants of all ages would...
  • Ralph Retort: "CNN warns" attack on inauguration could justify Obama administration keeping power

    01/18/2017 5:36:54 PM PST · by TigerClaws · 204 replies
    This is the craziest thing I’ve ever seen on CNN — and that’s saying a lot. Wolf Blitzer broke out with a “developing story” about how if the inauguration is attacked and everyone died, the constitution actually says that an Obama cabinet member would legally become the president.
  • I don't get the Fenwick Commercial

  • Trump Attacks Saturday Night Live, Calling It the ‘Worst of NBC’ and ‘Really Bad Television’

    01/15/2017 3:48:38 PM PST · by drewh · 77 replies
    Mediaite.com ^ | | 6:04 pm, January 15th, 2017 | Justin Baragona
    Well, if you were waiting on President-elect Donald Trump to respond to Saturday Night LiveÂ’s cold open last night poking fun at his press conference and the recent release of an unverified dossier, wait no longer. Follow Donald J. Trump âś” @realDonaldTrump .@NBCNews is bad but Saturday Night Live is the worst of NBC. Not funny, cast is terrible, always a complete hit job. Really bad television! 4:46 PM - 15 Jan 2017 6,054 6,054 Retweets 23,379 23,379 likes Trump has taken numerous shots at both Saturday Night Live and NBC News over the past few months, even though he...
  • DONALD TRUMP BAILED OUT SON’S FAILING COMPANY, STICKING BURDEN FOR POLLUTION CLEANUP ON TAXPAYERS

    01/15/2017 8:27:13 AM PST · by mikelets456 · 96 replies
    Msnbc ^ | 1/16 | Msnbc
    President-Elect Donald Trump bought his son’s failed company, foreclosed on the property, and now South Carolina taxpayers are left to clean up the mess he left behind. President-Elect Trump won South Carolina by a little more than 14 points. In early 2014, a company in Charleston, South Carolina was promising to “revolutionize” home construction, by manufacturing and selling “home construction kits.” First it was called Titan Atlas Manufacturing, later being in reorganized into Titan Atlas Global before shutting down for good in the spring of 2015. Part of this doomed venture was none other than Donald Trump, Jr., who faced...
  • Buyer Beware: Donald Trump’s high-profile apparent merger meetings are a major cause for alarm.

    01/14/2017 1:35:53 PM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 15 replies
    Slate.com ^ | 2017-01-13 | Chris Sagers
    In a nearly unprecedented move, President-elect Donald Trump not once but twice this week met with executives of very large firms and their lobbyists whose pending merger deals will require approval by his own antitrust officials. The moves offered evidence that Trump’s antitrust program—and perhaps by extension all of his administration’s white-collar enforcement—may be altogether darker than what we thought even a few days ago. Antitrust was the focus of a lot of talk this campaign season, to a degree remarkable for a dusty old policy area that had played no explicit role in presidential politics for upward of 70...
  • Human Rights Watch lists Trump as threat to human rights

    01/14/2017 8:30:39 AM PST · by Sub-Driver · 52 replies
    Human Rights Watch lists Trump as threat to human rights By Brooke Seipel - 01/14/17 10:01 AM EST Human Rights Watch is listing President-elect Donald Trump as a threat to human rights, calling his campaign a “vivid illustration of the politics of intolerance.” “Donald Trump’s election as US president after a campaign fomenting hatred and intolerance, and the rising influence of political parties in Europe that reject universal rights, have put the postwar human rights system at risk,” the group said in a Friday statement announcing a new report. The 687-page World Report analyzes Trump’s campaign, pointing to his rhetoric...
  • THE WASHINGTON COMPOST: DID WE REALLY ELECT DONALD TRUMP?

    01/13/2017 7:41:41 PM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 55 replies
    THE WASHINGTON COMPOST ^ | JANUARY 13, 2017 | KATHLEEN PARKER, THE WASHINGTON COMPOST
    Republicans can argue until their last breath that Trump objectors are sore losers, but isn’t more at stake than “mere politics”? This phrase has been rendered quaint by such serious issues as Russian hackers apparently trying to tilt the election toward Donald Trump; the FBI’s possibly politically motivated practices; Trump’s initial resistance to the conclusions of the U.S. intelligence community; Trump’s refusal to release tax records, which might mollify concerns about his relationship with Russia. These aren’t partisan issues, or shouldn’t be, as evidenced by the Justice Department inspector general’s decision to investigate how FBI Director James B. Comey handled...
  • Ex-Clinton aide: Trump ‘very insecure’ about legitimacy (more "serious but unverified" fake news)

    01/13/2017 3:29:42 PM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 50 replies
    The Hill ^ | 2017-01-13 | MARK HENSCH
    A former top Hillary Clinton aide says President-elect Donald Trump is worried about his legitimacy. “I think Donald Trump is trying to cling to whatever legitimacy is still in effect here,” Brian Fallon, Clinton's former press secretary, said Friday on CNN’s “New Day." Fallon called Trump's critical tweets about Clinton earlier Friday "just the latest indication that Donald Trump is someone who’s very insecure in his victory. And I understand why.” “Every day there are new developments, new shoes dropping, so to speak, that call into question the legitimacy of his win," he said. Fallon pointed particularly to intelligence reports...
  • The inauguration hasn't happened yet, and already Trump has started wearing out his welcome

    01/13/2017 12:19:23 PM PST · by EveningStar · 61 replies
    Los Angeles Times ^ | January 13, 2017 | David Lauter
    As a developer and a reality TV star, Donald Trump seemed to believe there was no such thing as too much publicity. Already, as president elect, he’s finding that’s not so. Trump is still a week away from being sworn in as president, but judging by the latest polls, he’s already started to wear out his welcome... Only 44% of Americans approve of Trump’s transition so far, according to the latest Gallup figures, released Friday. A poll earlier in the week by Quinnipiac University pegged the number even lower — only 37% approved of Trump in that survey. In either...
  • A Veteran Spy Has Given the FBI Information Alleging a Russian Operation to Cultivate Donald Trump

    01/12/2017 7:58:11 PM PST · by Fedora · 41 replies
    Mother Jones ^ | October 31, 2016 | David Corn
    SNIPAnd a former senior intelligence officer for a Western country who specialized in Russian counterintelligence tells Mother Jones that in recent months he provided the bureau with memos, based on his recent interactions with Russian sources, contending the Russian government has for years tried to co-opt and assist Trump—and that the FBI requested more information from him.SNIPIn June, the former Western intelligence officer—who spent almost two decades on Russian intelligence matters and who now works with a US firm that gathers information on Russia for corporate clients—was assigned the task of researching Trump's dealings in Russia and elsewhere, according to...
  • MARK LEVIN: Rubio educates Tillerson

    01/11/2017 3:07:53 PM PST · by conservative98 · 85 replies
    Mark Levin Twitter ^ | January 11, 2017 | Mark Levin
    Mark R. Levin Verified account ‏@marklevinshow Rubio educates Tillerson Gloves OFF: Rubio takes Putin-squish Tillerson to the WOODSHED "It should not be hard to say V'Ladimir Putin's army has comitted war crimes in Alleppo."conservativereview.com
  • Obama Uses the Word 'Change' 16 Times in Farewell Speech

    01/11/2017 8:27:31 AM PST · by Olog-hai · 5 replies
    Cybercast News Service ^ | January 11, 2017 | 8:59 AM EST | Susan Jones
    President Obama, the man who has embraced “change” throughout his presidency, used the word 16 times in his farewell speech Tuesday night, but he did not directly mention the change Americans embraced in November by voting for Donald Trump. At times, Obama — the “hope and change” president — seemed to warn against the kind of change Trump has promised. […] “Take the challenge of climate change,” Obama said. “In just eight years, we’ve halved our dependence on foreign oil; we’ve doubled our renewable energy; we’ve led the world to an agreement that has the promise to save this planet....
  • Man shoots at wife after she eats his grilled cheese sandwich

    01/10/2017 1:13:27 PM PST · by PROCON · 108 replies
    kptv.com ^ | Jan. 10, 2017
    DUNDALK, Maryland (AP/Meredith) - A man who got upset when his wife took a bite of his grilled cheese sandwich opened fire inside his home and sparked an hours-long standoff with police, according to authorities. Baltimore County police worked to diffuse the bizarre situation Sunday night. During the standoff, a woman and three teenagers ran outside the home and told officers a man started shooting through the basement floor after he found out someone ate a piece of his sandwich, WBAL-TV
  • How to remove Trump from office

    01/10/2017 10:07:01 AM PST · by C19fan · 98 replies
    Washington Post ^ | January 9, 2017 | Richard Cohen
    Donald Trump is a one-man basket of deplorables. He is a braggart and a liar. He is a bully and a demagogue. He is an ignoramus and a deadbeat, a chiseler and either a sincere racist or an insincere one, and his love for himself is matched only by my loathing of him. He is about to be president of the United States. A constitutional coup may be in the offing. Since winning the election, Trump has not moderated his behavior. He still behaves like a brat — his childish tweet zinging Arnold Schwarzenegger for failing to get Trumpian ratings...
  • Washington Post: Meryl Streep was right. Donald Trump did mock a disabled reporter

    01/09/2017 1:35:08 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 62 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 01/09/2017 | By Callum Borchers
    President-elect Donald Trump fired back at Meryl Streep Monday morning after the actress denounced his campaign rhetoric during a speech at the Golden Globe Awards Sunday night. Streep ripped Trump for his obvious mockery of a journalist's physical disability in late 2015, and Trump responded by once again denying that he meant to make fun of the reporter's condition. [SNIP] As I've written before, Trump's defense simply isn't believable. Kovaleski, who covered Trump long before the real estate mogul entered politics, has said that "Donald and I were on a first-name basis for years." Trump was undoubtedly aware of Kovaleski's...
  • 'Obama Out': President ending reign as pop culture king

    01/05/2017 6:21:37 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 19 replies
    Associated Press ^ | Jan 5, 2017 1:17 PM EST | Nancy Benac
    From his campaign fist bump to his theatrical mic drop at the last White House correspondents’ dinner, Barack Obama ruled as America’s pop culture president. […] And, months before the end of his term, he delivered what could be his with-it farewell line as he ended his remarks at the correspondents’ dinner by embracing a gesture popularized by rappers and comedians. “Obama out,” he deadpanned, as he dropped his microphone and left the lectern. […] For all the fascination with Obama’s pop culture finesse, there was a downside. Eric Dezenhall, a Washington crisis management consultant and former Reagan administration official,...
  • No Breitbart, a Muslim mob didn't set fire to Germany's oldest church

    01/05/2017 1:50:23 PM PST · by EveningStar · 37 replies
    The Local ^ | January 5, 2017 | Emma Anderson
    Journalists have condemned a report by Breitbart news that claimed a mob of 1,000 men had attacked police and set fire to a church, calling the article a distortion of facts. Breitbart wrote an article about New Year's Eve in Dortmund on Tuesday with the headline "Revealed: 1,000-man mob attack police, set Germany's oldest church alight on New Year's Eve". "At New Year's Eve celebrations in Dortmund a mob of more than 1,000 men chanted 'Allahu Akhbar', launched fireworks at police, and set fire to a historic church," the alt-right website reported. The report was attributed to local news site...
  • Obama: ‘Almost Every Country on Earth Sees America as Stronger and More Respected…Than 8 Years Ago’

    01/05/2017 8:19:48 AM PST · by Olog-hai · 87 replies
    Cybercast News Service ^ | January 5, 2017 | 9:19 AM EST | Terence P. Jeffrey
    In a letter to the American people explaining the progress he believes the nation has made under his leadership, President Barack Obama said today that “almost” the entire planet believes this nation has become stronger and more respected during his time in office. […] In making his case for this, Obama cited among other things what he believes to be the nation’s progress in Iraq and Afghanistan and in “breaking the back” of the Islamic State, and also the Iran nuclear deal, the opening of relations with the Communist government in Cuba and a global “climate agreement” that he believes...
  • Gingrich's Greatest Fear for Trump Administration: ‘They Will Lose Their Nerve’

    01/03/2017 1:44:55 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 26 replies
    Cybercast News Service ^ | January 3, 2017 | 10:28 AM EST | Barbara Hollingsworth
    When asked by ABC News what he feared the most about the incoming Trump administration, former Republican House Speaker Newt Gingrich said it was that “they would lose their nerve.” […] “Look, they’re going to arrive in Washington, and for them to be successful, they have to stake out positions that Donna [Brazile] will not like and the Left will hate,” Gingrich explained. “And my deepest concern is they’re going to arrive and you’re going to have the Greens going crazy over the EPA [Environmental Protection Agency] and Interior [Department]. You’re going to have the government employees going crazy about...
  • Well, I'm at the emergency room.

    01/01/2017 9:36:51 PM PST · by Jeff Chandler · 76 replies
    1/1/2017 | Jeff Chandler
    This morning was not a good start to New Years week. I decided to go horseback riding, something I haven't done in many years, and which Mrs. Chandler warned me was not a good idea, but I refused to let her hold me back. It turned out to be a big mistake! I got on the horse and started out slowly, but then we went a little faster; and before I knew it, we were going as fast as the horse could go. I couldn't take the pace and fell off, but caught my foot in the stirrup with the...
  • Netanyahu Makes Trump His Chump

    01/01/2017 5:29:12 PM PST · by artichokegrower · 98 replies
    Monterey Herald ^ | 01/01/17 | Thomas L. Friedman
    For those of you confused over the latest fight between President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu of Israel, let me make it simple: Barack Obama and John Kerry admire and want to preserve Israel as a Jewish and democratic state in the Land of Israel. I have covered this issue my entire adult life and have never met two U.S. leaders more committed to Israel as a Jewish democracy.
  • Gingrich: Worried Trump Admin Will 'Lose Its Nerve,' Give In to Left

    01/01/2017 3:49:06 PM PST · by ColdOne · 152 replies
    newsmax.com ^ | 1/1/17 | Cathy Burke
    Trump ally Newt Gingrich says his big worry about President-elect Donald Trump's incoming administration is that they'll "lose their nerve" – and faced with flak from the left, "give in." In an interview with ABC News' "This Week," the former Speaker of the House said the new Trump administration will have to take positions the "left will hate."
  • Dem Rep Schiff: Trump Is Damaging His Credibility By Dismissing Russian Hacking

    01/01/2017 3:17:31 PM PST · by Red Steel · 53 replies
    Breitbart ^ | January 1, 2017 | Pam Key
    On ABC’s “This Week,” ...President-elect Donald Trump response to Russian hacking, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) said, “The president-elect, as you know, also said that he knows things that other people don’t know. He needs to stop talking this way. If he’s going to have any credibility as president, he needs to stop talking this way. He needs to stop denigrating the intelligence community.” KARL: So let’s pick up with the Russian hack. You heard from president-elect Trump last night saying he’s still not convinced it’s the Russians. He says hacking is a very hard thing to prove so it could...
  • Laying slabs like a boss. (Video of Trump's wall builders warming up)

    Laying slabs like a boss. pic.twitter.com/j6yvVTzvWp— Work Safety Fails (@FailsWork) December 24, 2016
  • BOMBSHELL: (Major Scandal Uncovered) Pamella Geller And Robert Spencer (Trunc.)

    12/26/2016 4:26:23 PM PST · by OKSooner · 91 replies
    Shoebat dot com ^ | 12-26-2016 | Theodore Shoebat
    BOMBSHELL: (Major Scandal Uncovered) Pamella Geller And Robert Spencer Running An International Scam Involving Neo-Nazis, Anti-Christian Neo-Pagans, MAFIA, Thuggery And Terrorism (Original title) Much was written by Geller supporting the neo-Nazi EDL movement, Tommy Robinson and Kevin Carroll as well as Paul Weston of the British Freedom Party (BFP) which Geller out of embarrassment had to publicly disassociate with. But what we have here dwarfs all this. For the sake of space we will provide but few examples (there is literally a book worth). We will leave the rest of our investigation to the U.S. government to deal with. We...
  • Manners, Even in the Age of Trump

    12/25/2016 1:13:07 AM PST · by saywhatagain · 48 replies
    National Review ^ | Dec 23, 2016 | Kevin D. Williamson
    My own view is that Donald and Ivanka and Uday and Qusay are genuinely bad human beings and that the American public has made a grave error in entrusting its highest office to this cast of American Psycho extras. That a major political party was captured by these cretins suggests that its members are not worthy of the blessings of this republic. . . . Kevin Willamson, National Review Read more at: http://www.nationalreview.com/article/443303/donald-trump-manners-cultural-necessity
  • Report: Trump 'Livid' That No Higher-Than-D-List Entertainers Willing To Perform At Inaugural

    12/22/2016 2:08:52 PM PST · by drewh · 156 replies
    Uproxx.com ^ | • 12.22.16 | By: Chris Zois
    Donald Trump’s team has struggled to line up prime talent to perform at his inauguration, and he’s reportedly livid as a result. Mark Burnett, who created and produced The Apprentice, is overseeing the inauguration festivities, and even he seems to be grasping at straws. So, he brought in talent recruiter Suzanne Bender, who is a former booker on Dancing With the Stars and American Idol, to help. Her arrival is seen as a “hail mary” shakeup to satisfy the “unhappy” Trump mere weeks before the inauguration. A number of top-list performers, including Garth Brooks, Elton John, and Andrea Bocelli, were...
  • Artist Who Had No Problem Being Paid Now Demands Ivanka Trump Remove His Art From Her Home

    12/22/2016 2:20:45 PM PST · by grundle · 77 replies
    http://wearechange.org ^ | December 22, 2016 | Cassandra Fairbanks
    A group of petulant artists have launched a #DearIvanka hashtag campaign to protest the woman over her father’s politics, and one is even demanding that she remove their art, which she purchased, from the walls of her home. A group of New York artists have banded together to harass the business woman, while calling themselves the “Halt Action Group.” “Dear @Ivankatrump please get my work off of your walls. I am embarrassed to be seen with you,” Philadelphia artist Alex Da Corte commented on a photo on Ivanka’s Instagram account, which featured Ivanka, an avid art collector, next to one...
  • United Nations Building

    12/18/2016 9:45:19 PM PST · by TexasTransplant · 45 replies
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    This may get pulled immediately or not. In my smokey BBQ and excellent evening tonight the question came up... "Where do we Relocate the United Nations to" First I thought that GITMO was a perfect place but my non Military friends came up with UAE and Guitar (sounds like Cutter) Personally now I think that if they think that they are as good as they think they are and can do the miracles that they say they can do ... Central Africa is where they should be. Why are they located in one of the Richest City's in the World...
  • Anybody Know What Happened

    12/18/2016 1:54:31 PM PST · by Don W · 23 replies
    Self | 18/12/16 | Self
    To these kids? The Alpha-Omega crew.
  • Romney: Trump Is Open To Alternative Views

    12/18/2016 9:03:51 AM PST · by Kaslin · 23 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | December 18, 2016 | Jason Hopkins
    Mitt Romney appears to have no hard feelings for being passed over as Trump’s secretary of state. Even though ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson was chosen for the position in the end, the 2012 Republican presidential nominee says that his candidacy alone proves Trump is willing to listen to alternative viewpoints. He expressed his thoughts in a short letter to the editor via The Salt Lake Tribune on Saturday: My political journey was surely not so bizarre as the 2016 campaign. That said, let me offer this personal perspective. I was indeed very critical of Donald Trump during his campaign. But...
  • Report: Putin Was Directly Involved in Hacking

    12/14/2016 5:55:14 PM PST · by Kaslin · 81 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | December 14, 2016 | Cortney O'Brien
    Russian President Vladimir Putin was behind a hacking operation that exposed the Democratic National Committee and other targets during the U.S. presidential election, according to sources speaking with NBC News. The two U.S. officials told NBC that Putin had a "vendetta" against Hillary Clinton and had a goal of exposing corruption in U.S. politics. They have "high confidence" in the intelligence they received. Putin's objectives were multifaceted, a high-level intelligence source told NBC News. What began as a "vendetta" against Hillary Clinton morphed into an effort to show corruption in American politics and to "split off key American allies by creating the...
  • Mark Levin SHREDS pro-Putin, global warming alarmist Rex Tillerson (Pros, Cons??)

    12/14/2016 7:26:01 AM PST · by Freemeorkillme · 275 replies
    Conservative Review ^ | 12-13-2016 | Chris Pandolfo
    Tuesday evening on the radio, Conservative Review Editor-in-Chief Mark Levin addressed the announcement that Exxon-Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson is President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for secretary of state. Levin said that the choice of Rex Tillerson ranks among the “worst” of Trump’s Cabinet picks. Rex Tillerson: Trump’s most disastrous pick – The Conservative Conscience Ep77 Listen: Tillerson has close ties to members of the ruling class establishment. His nomination was praised by the likes of Condoleezza Rice, Robert Gates, and James Baker — luminaries of the Bush administration and, in the case of Rice and Gates, lobbyists for Exxon-Mobil. Additionally, his...
  • Are we headed toward another civil war? Can it be avoided?

    12/12/2016 11:43:08 AM PST · by RevelationDavid · 86 replies
    Are we headed towards another civil war? Can one be avoided? When you step back and see the ravenous hunger that the MSM has to bring down President Trump.... how they will spin and magnify and they glory in and relish in their own faults narratives… How they overload the echo chamber of news…until their masters create a crescendo.. Can the second civil war be avoided? War IS a real possibility! I fear possibly inevitable! Why? Because of who controls the news today… ...They will not let up… They have no conscience… They have no morals… They only have one...
  • Trump on 'lock her up' chant: 'Now we don't care'

    12/11/2016 1:04:34 PM PST · by ColdOne · 87 replies
    cnn.com ^ | 12/10/16 | Daniella Diaz
    Washington (CNN)Donald Trump said Friday he doesn't care about prosecuting Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, after attendees at his rally chanted "lock her up." After the chants started at the President-elect's post-election "thank you" rally in Michigan, he responded, "That plays great before the election -- now we don't care, right?"
  • Trump Says He Won’t Take ‘Wrecking Ball’ To Obama Legacy

    12/11/2016 1:00:01 PM PST · by Steelfish · 66 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | December 11, 2016 | S.A. Miller
    Trump Says He Won’t Take ‘Wrecking Ball’ To Obama Legacy Reid calls for limits to his own methods as divisive tenure draws to close Print By S.A. Miller - December 11, 2016 President-elect Donald Trump said Sunday that he doesn’t plan to wipe out President Obama’s legacy, but that he wants to improve efficiency and make government more responsive to businesses. Mr. Trump was pressed by “Fox News Sunday” host Chris Wallace about charges he intends to take a “wrecking ball” to Mr. Obama’s accomplishments, which critics have said is obvious from some of the president-elect’s Cabinet picks. “No, I...
  • Trump’s secretary of labor pick...pro-immigration Republican Trump campaigned against

    12/08/2016 2:44:33 PM PST · by Pinkbell · 20 replies
    Vox ^ | December 8, 2016 | Dara Lind
    (Snip) As an executive in a low-wage industry dominated by “low-skilled” workers (many of them immigrants, and often unauthorized immigrants), Puzder has been an outspoken supporter of low-skilled immigration to the US — and of immigration reform that would legalize unauthorized immigrants who are already here. (Snip) Puzder is a leading member of the GOP’s pro-immigrant wing — which Trump ran, and won, against In early 2015 (before Trump entered the race), Puzder participated in a press call warning the Republican candidates for president to follow Jeb Bush’s “lead” on immigration. “People vote with their hearts ... our values dictate...
  • FoxNews' Ed Henry Plays Campaign Video of Trump Backing Promising To Deport Dreamers & Illegals

    12/07/2016 9:10:58 PM PST · by Steelfish · 78 replies
    fox video ^ | December 7, 2016
    With Martha McCollum substituting for Meghan Kelly in the Kelly File, we have FoxNews' Ed Henry showing powerful video footage of Trump in Arizona unqualifiedly and adamantly asserting he'll cancel all of Obama's Executive Orders and deport all Dreamers and Illegals. The crowd roars in approval shouting: TRUMP. TRUMP, TRUM. What follows is a spirited panel discussion about Trump backtracking on this core promise after meeting with Mayor Emmanuel. Is this a backtracking? If so should Trump hear from his 62 million voters loud and clear?
  • Anonymous: UPDATE: 6 Days That Will Rock the World!

    12/07/2016 7:23:03 PM PST · by Freedom of Speech Wins · 45 replies
    Anonymous Global ^ | 12-06-16 | Anonymous
    Video Transcript Below, link to video https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=yrAVMpd7U8E Greetings, citizens of the United States. We are Anonymous today is warning that the currently ongoing silent coup against PresidentElect Donald Trump by forces loyal to the Clinton Crime Family has rapidly accelerated over the past 48 hours with U.S. Federal Judges loyal to the Obama Bush regimes pushing for the 2016 U.S. Presidential election to be overturned by the U.S. Court in the next 6 days. The establishment of President Elect Trump as America’s next leader is racing towards the 13th of December deadline mandated by Title 3 U.S. Code Section 5...
  • One Scholar On Similarities, Substantial Differences Between Trump And Hitler

    12/07/2016 3:13:39 PM PST · by TigerClaws · 29 replies
    Even before the election, critics had been drawing comparisons between Donald Trump and Adolf Hitler. They've pointed to Trump's promise to ban Muslims, deport millions of immigrants, crack down on the press and "make America great again." Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson talks with Daniel Ziblatt (@dziblatt), professor of government at Harvard University and author of the forthcoming book "Conservative Parties and the Birth of Modern Democracy in Europe," about Hitler's rise to power in 1930s Germany, and whether the comparisons between Trump and Hitler are fair or unnecessarily inflammatory. Interview Highlights On the conditions for Hitler's rise "There are...
  • Glenn Beck Mocks Sarah Palin: ‘Has She Had a Brain Aneurysm?’

    12/06/2016 1:31:46 PM PST · by 867V309 · 63 replies
    breitbart.com ^ | 6 Dec 2016 | Pam Key
    Beck said, “Sincerely, has she had a brain aneurysm? Because I don’t know what has happened to her.”Discussing her “crazy” endorsement of President-elect Donald Trump, in a high pitched mocking voice Beck impersonated Palin saying, “I love him. He’s great and I can see him from my kitchen window.”
  • MARK LEVIN: If you're a mindless DT groupie don't read this

    12/05/2016 5:24:41 PM PST · by conservative98 · 206 replies
    Mark Levin ^ | December 5, 2016 | Mark Levin
    Mark R. Levin Verified account ‏@marklevinshow If you're a mindless DT groupie don't read this An Inconvenient Trump? Ivanka brings Al Gore to Trump Tower to talk climat... Al Gore has Ivanka's ear. And Donald listens to Ivanka. conservativereview.com
  • Nixon and China

    12/04/2016 5:10:23 PM PST · by GoldenState_Rose · 20 replies
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    "Opening relations with China" is considered to be one of the hallmark accomplishments of President Nixon's accomplishments. In light of the controversy surrounding President-elect Trump's call to Taiwan, and the overall sense that there needs to be a dramatic re-adjustment of our relations with Beijing in general, I wanted to know what role President Nixon and his legacy has played for the better or the worse with regard to our long term interests... How should we view China exactly?
  • It’s getting harder to ignore Pizzagate

    12/04/2016 4:43:47 PM PST · by rusty millet · 107 replies
    http://www.xyz.net.au/getting-harder-ignore-pizzagate/ ^ | December 4, 2016 | Moses Apostaticus
    Graphic content warning: This article contains disturbing information and subject matter. Several of the links in particular contain material which readers are likely to find upsetting, and made the editor physically sick. Please do not follow these links without taking this warning into account. The subject is serious enough, however, that it deserves investigation. For several months now, thousands of citizen journalists have been conducting an amateur online investigation into a very dark and disturbing topic. Beginning on the link-sharing site Reddit, thousands of volunteers have been investigating occult rituals and possible evidence of an organized pedophile ring at the...
  • MARK LEVIN: Economic authoritarianism has now arrived...

    12/04/2016 11:40:29 AM PST · by conservative98 · 102 replies
    Economic authoritarianism has now arrived... Mark Levin·Sunday, December 4, 2016 Economic authoritarianism has now arrived; sorry, there is no other way to put it. I am reminded of Woodrow Wilson and Franklin Roosevelt, both of whom used the power of the federal government to intimidate and even crush legitimate, law-abiding businesses for failing to abide by their political demands. This is a disgrace, and we should all object to it. It concerns me to no end that there are putative Republicans and conservatives who rally around such un-American and destructive strong-arm tactics. And the fact that it is declared by...