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  • Nineteen Eighty-Four (Special Edition)

    10/14/2020 7:27:35 PM PDT · by Making_Sense [Rob W. Case] · 13 replies
    MSMB ^ | October 14th, 2020 | Rob W. Case
    I don’t think it’s unusual to say that author George Orwell’s dystopian story of 1984 is the most intriguing, thought-provoking, frightening, and influential political work of fiction to ever hit bookshelves, media, and film. I think the reason as to why this is so, is because as human history continues to advance, we see numerous elements depicted within this story, play out in our society and in our everyday reality. 1984’s Influence in Politics: Some of the terminologies used within both the book and the film are words that have seeped into our political discourse, so much so, that they...
  • Mask Fanatics Have Officially Abandoned Science to Control Your Life

    09/23/2020 6:33:24 AM PDT · by SJackson · 55 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | Sep 23, 2020 | Georgi Boorman
    They know better than the experts they revered just months ago. It’s nothing new for political religions to produce radicals that develop their own sects or cults. This time around, rigid devotion to enforcing mask compliance has produced runaway fanaticism based on nothing but blind faith that more mask-wearing is always better. Even the public health experts, whom these followers all promoted as great prophets just months ago, can’t tame their fervor. That’s a problem, because a return to normalcy will require subduing radical factions that agitate for oppression. Restrictions such as mask mandates are like oxygen to followers of...
  • Parents have lost control of their children's education

    08/23/2020 4:17:56 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 76 replies
    Washington Times ^ | Saturday, August 22, 2020 | Everett Piper
    Where did this all come from: the vitriol and vice, the anger and hatred, the looting, the riots, the destruction, the nihilistic confusion, the science-denying gender-bending sexuality, the suicidal infatuation with socialism, the adolescent whining for safety rather than freedom? Just look over your son’s or daughter’s shoulder, and you might find the answer. Mr. Kay, who teaches English at... a Philadelphia public school, expressed his concern about the “damage” that “parents” might cause if they overheard the lessons he had prepared for their children. Mr. Kay then described how “conservative parents” are his chief concern when he and his...
  • Today, we lost America. We are pulling out of the biggest Back the Blue rally in America.

    07/25/2020 2:00:51 PM PDT · by george76 · 94 replies
    Law Enforcement Today ^ | July 24, 2020 | Kyle S. Reyes, the National Spokesman for Law Enforcement Today.
    I’m disgusted. I’m embarrassed. My heart is broken for the America that we’ve lost. This morning, I woke up at 3am. I proudly announced on Fox and Friends First that Law Enforcement Today was proudly joining a number of other groups in taking part in the largest Back the Blue event in America. Acclaimed keynote speaker Paul Butler and I were going to be the joint Masters of Ceremonies. We had rock and roll legend Ted Nugent flying in for the National Anthem – accompanied by Congressman Clay Higgins, the keynote speaker. The first wave in the attack came from...
  • Have masks become a political weapon?

    06/01/2020 11:58:32 AM PDT · by SkyPilot · 30 replies
    One News Now ^ | 1 Jun 20 | Chad Groening
    A conservative activist says the mask has become a leftist symbol on how to belittle and punish people who choose to not submit to the demands of autocratic authority. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) recently issued an executive order authorizing business owners the right to deny entry to people not wearing masks or face coverings. The new edict comes as restrictions on shops are beginning to loosen around the state, though not yet in New York City. Face coverings are already required in New York when people are out in public and near others, and other states and municipalities...
  • Video: Extremely Loud Islamic Call to Prayer Is Being Broadcasted 5 Timer A Day During COVID Lockdown – Sparks Noise Complaints In LA

    05/23/2020 2:27:14 PM PDT · by USA Conservative · 45 replies
    Red State Nation ^ | 05.23.2020 | Sarah Hall
    Obama wanted to systematically change America, well, keep electing people like Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib and it will happen. But this change won’t be good for the real Americans! Obama might be gone but his legacy lives on. We all know that we are a country that is based on freedom and diversity but the left has gone too far! Everyone should express their religion as long as they don’t interfere with our way of living. Culver City is the latest city that has to put up with the enormously loud Islamic call to prayer 5 times a day...
  • 'Every One of Them': California Begins Forcibly Quarantining People – Separating Families – Over COVID-19

    05/07/2020 9:00:42 AM PDT · by Hojczyk · 99 replies
    PJ Media ^ | MAY 06, 2020 10:53 PM EST | VICTORIA TAFT
    On Wednesday, the soft voice of Ventura County Health Director Robert Levin confirmed that the forcible quarantines are underway. He announced a “pilot program that will grow into a larger program” and “we will find everyone with COVID-19 and we will isolate every one of them and we will make sure that they stay quarantined and we will check in with them every day. In other words, what this program means is we’re going to do a more complete job, we’re going to do a more meticulous job of making it less and less possible for others in the county...
  • Swedish city to use chicken manure to deter crowds ( from attending Walpurgis Night festival)

    04/29/2020 5:09:05 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 34 replies ^ | 4/29/20 | BBC
    The Swedish city of Lund is to spread chicken manure in its central park in an effort to deter crowds gathering for a festival. Tens of thousands of people usually descend on southern city to celebrate Walpurgis Night, which is marked across Scandinavia. But officials want to keep people away because of the coronavirus outbreak. There is no lockdown in Sweden, where data show most people have taken to voluntary social distancing. "Lund could very well become an epicentre for the spread of the coronavirus on the last night in April," the chairman of the local council's environment committee, Gustav...
  • WHO officials are investigating human transmission of the coronavirus to pets

    04/08/2020 10:52:26 PM PDT · by Viking2002 · 16 replies
    CNBC ^ | APR 8 202012:47 PM EDT | Noah Higgins-Dunn
    World Health Organization officials said they’re investigating several cases where pets, and even a tiger, appear to have been infected with the coronavirus by their human caretakers. “We’re aware of two dogs that have been infected in Hong Kong, a cat in Belgium and we’ve heard recently the reports of a tiger at the Bronx Zoo,” Dr. Maria Van Kerkhove, the WHO’s technical lead on the outbreak, said during a press conference. “There are several groups that are conducting investigations in animals to really understand how pets are infected.” One study conducted on cats in Wuhan found that the pets...
  • When Will the Coronavirus Be Controlled, and How Will We Know?

    03/19/2020 7:48:45 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 37 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 03/19/2020 | Charlie Martin
    This is a question on a lot of people's minds. Sadly, I won't be able to give an exact date because the actual date will depend on a lot of other things, like if everyone has 237 rolls of toilet paper stashed behind the couch. But we have a good way to talk about it; however, warning, there will be math. Here's the real answer, and no it really doesn't depend on how many rolls of toilet paper you have. The virus will be contained when R0 is less than 1. That's what to look for: R0 < 1. "Fine,"...
  • How Misguided Environmentalism Is To Blame For California’s Wildfires

    01/14/2020 2:47:25 PM PST · by Candor7 · 13 replies
    The Federalist ^ | November 16, 2018 | Krystina Skurk
    The saddest part about these fires in California is that they are self inflicted. Californians should not allow such mismanagement to continue. I grew up in California’s Ventura County and have family in both southern and northern California. Right now, the most deadly fire in California’s history is racing across northern California. The Camp Fire has already killed at least 56 people, burned down 7,700 homes, and destroyed the entire town of Paradise. A brush fire is also wreaking havoc on southern California. The Woolsey Fire has destroyed 98,362 acres, killed two people, and damaged several Hollywood landmarks such as...
  • Vermont bill would ban cell phone use for anyone under 21

    01/09/2020 3:57:13 PM PST · by Blood of Tyrants · 75 replies
    WNYT TV ^ | 01/09/2020 | WNYT Staff
    A Vermont state senator wants to ban on cell phone use for anyone under 21. According to WPTZ, Democratic Senator John Rodgers says the phones are a big factor in teenage driving deaths, but can also lead to bullying and radicalization.
  • 'The law is the law': Virginia Democrats float prosecution, National Guard deployment if police don't enforce gun control

    12/12/2019 10:45:37 AM PST · by 2banana · 128 replies
    The Washington Examiner ^ | December 11, 2019 | Kerry Picket
    Democratic lawmakers on Capitol Hill say local police who do not enforce gun control measures likely to pass in Virginia should face prosecution and even threats of the National Guard. After November's Virginia Legislature elections that led to Democrats taking control of both chambers, the gun control legislation proposed by some Democrats moved forward, including universal background checks, an assault weapons” ban, and a red flag law. Legal firearm owners in the state, however, joined with their sheriffs to form Second Amendment sanctuary counties, which declare the authorities in these municipalities uphold the Second Amendment in the face of any...
  • Barr to Announce New Initiative to Combat Violence Carried Out With Guns

    11/12/2019 11:32:50 AM PST · by jazusamo · 78 replies ^ | November 12, 2019 | Katie Pavlich
    Attorney General Bill Barr will announce a new Department of Justice initiative tomorrow called Project Guardian. Project Guardian, which will be implemented through ATF and overseen by DOJ, will focus on preventing "gun violence" in cities across the country. Barr will make the announcement and detail the project Wednesday from downtown Memphis. He will be joined by ATF Acting Director Regina Lombardo, U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee D. Michael Dunavant and ATF Special Agent in Charge of the Nashville Field Division Marcus Watson. In the meantime, President Trump's DOJ has been setting records for prosecutions against felony...
  • Dan Crenshaw Reveals That He Was Plotting Gun Control Before He Was Elected to Congress

    08/28/2019 5:49:54 PM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 57 replies
    Big League Politics ^ | 08/28/19 | Shayne Trejo
    Rep. Dan Crenshaw (R-TX) has revealed a bombshell, perhaps accidentally, that he supported red flag gun control since before he started his run for Congress, showing that he lied on the campaign trail about his firm support of the 2nd Amendment of the Constitution.“I’ve been thinking seriously about this policy for years. It was not something I recently heard of. The NRA supported well-crafted GVRO,” Crenshaw told Kaitlin Bennett of Liberty Hangout, referring to a gun violence restraining order that would allow a judge to order the seizure of firearms from an individual deemed a public safety risk.Crenshaw has gone...
  • Private schools angry over state proposal to give city more oversight

    08/28/2019 12:07:57 PM PDT · by AbolishCSEU · 29 replies
    New York Post ^ | 7/11/19 | Dana Schuster and Aaron Feis
    New York’s elite private-school community is “furious” over a state proposal to give the city Department of Education oversight of their kids’ curricula — and they’re fighting back, insiders told The Post. The blanket Albany proposal is primarily intended to ensure that ­yeshiva students get quality secular instruction, but private-school parents are growing worried as September nears that the shift could open a back door for the government to meddle with their kids’ educations.

    08/06/2019 11:47:50 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 3 replies
    Christopher Greene of AMTV via Youtube ^ | 08/05/19 | Christopher Greene
    In today's video, Christopher Greene of AMTV covers Donald Trump on Gun Control. 
  • Beto O’Rourke: Australian Gun Control on Table After El Paso, Dayton Shootings

    08/06/2019 6:08:56 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 50 replies
    Breitbart ^ | Awr Hawkins
    Robert Francis “Beto” O’Rourke told podcast host Jon Favreau that he supports the idea of making gun licensing and mandatory buybacks part of the conversation revolving around the El Paso and Dayton shootings. Favreau commented on gun licensing and mandatory buybacks in Australia and asked if O’Rourke would support them as president? O’Rourke responded, “Yes. And I’m open to them right now as a candidate.”
  • Cory Booker Calls out Mitch McConnell: Demands Gun Control Vote

    08/05/2019 7:41:44 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 37 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 08/05/2019 | Awr Hawkins
    Democrat presidential hopeful Cory Booker blasted Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) after the Texas and Ohio shootings, demanding the Senate be convened for a gun control vote. USA Today reports universal background check legislation has been sitting in the Senate since being passed by the Democrat-controlled House in February of this year. Demands for Senate passage of the checks has been made again and again following high profile, firearm-based crimes. Breitbart News reported Hollywood calls for “universal background checks” following the July 29, 2019, Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting in California. But the majority of shooters–like the Gilroy Garlic Shooter–acquire...
  • Baltimore’s Rats Are in the Spotlight [2018 blog]

    07/28/2019 2:34:37 PM PDT · by Vendome · 7 replies
    The Brody Brothers Pest Control Blog ^ | February 7, 2018 | unknown
    Baltimore’s Rats Are in the Spotlight Posted on: February 7, 2018 Baltimore has been seen on television and the silver screen for decades, from The Wire to Hairspray. The latest movie putting Baltimore in the spotlight isn’t about crime, it’s all about Baltimore’s rat problem.The Film’s Inspiration Theo Anthony, a Baltimore filmmaker, found his inspiration in an unlikely place—his trash can. One night he arrived home to loud sounds in his trash can and found a rat trying to jump out without much success. He never planned to have his first film center around the city’s most well-known pests,...