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  • TRUMPVILLE REPORT Huma Abedin (Clintons facilitate the Muslim takeover of America)

    08/27/2016 4:26:09 AM PDT · by Liz · 11 replies
    trumpville report.com ^ | Aug 26, 2016 | BEVERLY RUSSELL
    EXCERPT New emails released by Judicial Watch reveal the inner workings of the State Department-Clinton Foundation nexus through which high level donors were given special access to Secy Hillary Clinton. The new documents, obtained by Judicial Watch suggest longtime Clinton aide Huma Abedin acted as a conduit between the Clinton Foundation and Secy Clinton in concert with top Clinton Foundation executive and longtime Clinton loyalist Doug Band to arrange access for high-dollar donors. Judicial Watch reports: Included among the Abedin-Band emails is an exchange revealing that when Crown Prince Salman of Bahrain requested a meeting with Secretary of State Clinton,...
  • In Defense of Trump

    08/26/2016 11:00:31 PM PDT · by Innovative · 17 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | Aug. 27, 2016 | John C. Goodman
    Almost everything I read about Donald Trump these days is negative. Writers on the right have been almost as critical as writers on the left. Is there nothing that can be said about Trump that is positive? I think there is. Since his nomination by the Republican Party, Donald Trump has made a number of serious policy speeches. In each case he is saying things that no other Republican presidential candidate has said. What he is saying is worth listening to. On foreign policy, he has basically noted that our entire approach, from NATO to military bases, is based on...
  • Alison Grimes campaigns for Clinton in Ohio, says offer in administration if...

    08/26/2016 10:28:23 PM PDT · by Republican Wildcat · 2 replies
    cn|2 Pure Politics ^ | 8/26/2016 | Kevin Wheatley
    Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes hit the campaign trail for Hillary Clinton in Ohio on Friday, the second battleground state she’s visited in recent weeks. ... Grimes has also been a Clinton campaign surrogate in Iowa, speaking on behalf of the Democratic presidential nominee at the state’s annual Wing Ding dinner on Aug. 12. Clinton holds a wider polling margin in Ohio, where she leads Trump by nearly 5 points in a head-to-head with GOP nominee Donald Trump and by 4 percent in a four-way with Libertarian and Green Party candidates included, according to Real Clear Politics’ average...
  • Rash of anti-Hillary articles on Yahoo (vanity)

    08/26/2016 9:20:19 PM PDT · by Leaning Right · 19 replies
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    In the last 10 days or so, I've seen many anti-Hillary articles on Yahoo's homepage. And these articles are usually hard-hitting. There are also anti-Trump articles, but the anti-Hillary posts usually outnumber the anti-Trump ones by at least 3 to 1. I wonder what's going on here.
  • Hillary Clinton's October Surprise! Death by email

    08/26/2016 9:04:18 PM PDT · by GilGil · 54 replies
    DickMorrisReports ^ | 8/25/2016 | Dick Morris
    Hillary Clinton's political habit is to kick the can down the road, rather than to deal with crises immediately. This has resulted in a possible October Surprise as the FBI has now found 15,000 more emails after Hillary swore she turned them all in. Now she faces a continual crisis through October and likely through election day. Dick Morris was the senior political adviser to both Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton. He comments on this and more in today's political videtorial.
  • Clintonites Prepare for War on Syria

    08/26/2016 7:47:04 PM PDT · by 11th_VA · 26 replies
    Neocons and Clintonites have launched a major campaign with the goal of direct US military intervention and aggression against Syria, potentially leading to war with Iran and Russia. An early indication emerged as soon as it was clear the Hillary Clinton would be the Democratic Party nominee. Following the California primary, the NY Times reported on State Department diplomats issuing an internal memo “urging the United States to carry out military strikes against the government of President Bashar al Assad.” In early August Dennis Ross and Andrew Tabler opined in the NY Times about “The Case for (Finally) Bombing Assad”....
  • Neocon Paul Wolfowitz slams Trump, may back Clinton

    08/26/2016 7:29:57 PM PDT · by 11th_VA · 77 replies
    http://www.timesofisrael.com ^ | SATURDAY, AUGUST 27, 2016
    Berlin, Germany — Leading neo-conservative Paul Wolfowitz said he would not back Donald Trump for US president and might vote for Democratic hopeful Hillary Clinton instead, in an interview published Friday.
  • Doctor: I wrote Trump's bill of health in 5 minutes

    08/26/2016 7:16:24 PM PDT · by usafa92 · 46 replies
    CNN ^ | 8/26/2016 | Theodore Schleifer
    Washington (CNN). The doctor who has produced the only public medical record about Donald Trump during his presidential campaign reportedly said he spent only five minutes writing it. Harold Bornstein, Trump's doctor who wrote a four-paragraph note last December declaring the GOP nominee to be the "healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency," said Friday that he spent very little time on the note. "I try to get four or five lines down as fast as possible so that they would be happy," he told NBC News, explaining that he penned the note as he waited for a limo to...
  • Donald Trump FULL INTERVIEW On The Record With Kimberly Guilfoyle AUGUST 26th 2016 HD

    08/26/2016 7:15:37 PM PDT · by GilGil · 17 replies
    Fox News ^ | 8/26/2016 | Kim Guilfoyle
    Trump: Clinton supports programs that don't help blacks Aug. 26, 2016 - 12:16 - 2016 GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump sounds off on war of words over racism and bigotry allegations with Hillary Clinton, the latest in the Clinton email scandal and confusion over his immigration program
  • Jeb Bush blasts 'abhorrent' Trump shifts on immigration (CNN Useful Idiot Alert)

    08/26/2016 7:07:24 PM PDT · by usafa92 · 94 replies
    CNN ^ | 8/25/2016 | Ashley Killough
    Jeb Bush hammered Donald Trump Thursday after the Republican presidential nominee appeared open to major shifts on his immigration platform -- several of which echoed the former Florida governor's during the GOP primary fight. "All the things that Donald Trump railed against, he seems to be morphing into," Bush said in a radio interview with Rita Cosby of WABC. "It's kind of disturbing." When the two men were competing in the Republican presidential primary, Trump advocated for deporting millions of undocumented immigrants and blasted politicians like Bush who wanted to allow some to stay and seek legal status as long...
  • Breitbart - Louisiana Paper Blasts Clinton for Snubbing Flood Victims: Because a Red State?

    The editorial board of Louisiana news outlet The Advocate is blasting Hillary Clinton for her refusal to come visit their state as it “rebound[s] from what’s been described as the worst American natural disaster since Superstorm Sandy.”
  • Teamsters Endorse Hillary Clinton for President

    08/26/2016 6:52:42 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 62 replies
    Teamsters Website ^ | August 26, 2016
    Today, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters announced its endorsement of Hillary Clinton for president. The Teamsters General Executive Board unanimously voted to endorse the former senator and secretary of state. “We are proud to endorse Hillary Clinton for President of the United States,” said Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa. “She is the right candidate for the middle class and working men and women across the country. She will stand strong for the workers of America by fighting to reject job-killing trade deals, enforcing labor laws and working to provide retirement security for millions of people who have sacrificed so...
  • Hillary Clinton Denounces the ‘Alt-Right,’ and the Alt-Right Is Thrilled

    08/26/2016 6:36:39 PM PDT · by Innovative · 80 replies
    NY Times ^ | Aug. 26, 2016 | ALAN RAPPEPORT
    As Hillary Clinton assailed Donald J. Trump on Thursday for fanning the flames of racism embraced by the “alt-right,” the community of activists that tends to lurk anonymously in the internet’s dark corners could hardly contain its glee. Mrs. Clinton’s speech was intended to link Mr. Trump to a fringe ideology of conspiracies and hate, but for the leaders of the alt-right, the attention from the Democratic presidential nominee was a moment in the political spotlight that offered a new level of credibility. It also provided a valuable opportunity for fund-raising and recruiting.
  • Massive Game Changer: Donald Trump Got The Biggest Endorsement Yet! [Abbott]

    08/26/2016 6:29:46 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 65 replies
    USA Politics Today ^ | August 27, 2016 | Mellisa Ferrari
    Texas is very important, not just as electoral votes, but also as the shockwave their support has on all the nation, so if the governor of Texas endorse you then that is a big thing! And exactly that happened today! This is huge message to all republicans to unite behind Trump and beat the crap out of Hillary. The latest Donald Trump supporter comes straight out of Texas and is none else but Governor Greg Abbott. Although he seemed to be supportive of Trump before, he is now encouraging the nation to act on pushing Trump faster, stronger and bigger...
  • Trump campaign manager responds to Clinton's tweet (Kellyanne responds to Klan accusation)

    08/26/2016 6:31:01 PM PDT · by GilGil · 49 replies
    Fox Business ^ | 8/26/2016 | Varn and Co.
    Donald Trump Campaign Manager Kellyanne Conway on poll numbers, the campaign trail and Hillary Clinton's tweet about race.
  • Media beginning to turn on Clinton?

    08/26/2016 6:16:51 PM PDT · by GilGil · 46 replies
    YouTube ^ | 8/25/2016 | Fox Business
    Former Rep. Peter Hoekstra, (R-Mich.), on Hillary Clinton's Clinton Foundation and calls for Donald Trump to release his tax returns.
  • Rep Gowdy Hillary Clinton is a 'habitual, serial liar' Fox News

    08/26/2016 6:01:23 PM PDT · by GilGil · 53 replies
    Fox News ^ | 8/25/2016 | Fox news
    ``Rep Gowdy Hillary Clinton is a 'habitual, serial liar' Fox News Video Subscribe share thanks for watching
  • Mrs. Clinton Smeared a Man in Reno (But Trump Is Not Going to Let Her Get Away with the Hypocrisy)

    08/26/2016 6:00:01 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 9 replies
    Rush Limbaugh.com ^ | August 26, 2016 | Rush Limbaugh
    BEGIN TRANSCRIPT RUSH: A few sound bites from Hillary's speech yesterday in Reno, Nevada. She began the speech... This is typical Clinton. I don't know about you; I'm sick of it. I'm tired of the plan, the schedule, the make book on it "Republicans are racists" card being thrown by the Democrats in every campaign. She starts out by saying, "Everywhere I go, people tell me how concerned they are by the divisive rhetoric coming from my opponent in this election." It's just a typical setup. People aren't complaining to her about that. The divisive rhetoric in this country started...
  • As Drive-Bys Obsess on Apparent Flip-Flop, Trump Doubles Down:

    08/26/2016 5:30:44 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 24 replies
    Rush Limbaugh.com ^ | August 26, 2016 | Rush Limbaugh
    BEGIN TRANSCRIPT RUSH: What is the big thing that everybody's talking about still? Trump's flip-flopping on immigration. That's a bigger topic today on cable news than whether or not Trump is a racist, sexist, bigot whatever. In fact, the way CNN's covering this is Trump, Hillary trade barbs on racism. What? You mean the coverage isn't Hillary Clinton nails Donald Trump as the racist pig we all know he is? No. The coverage is Trump, Hillary exchange barbs on racist allegations. What? You mean the Republican is being given some sort of, if not credibility, you mean a Republican accusing...
  • Third poll of Florida in three days shows a close race again

    08/26/2016 5:22:06 PM PDT · by mandaladon · 5 replies
    Hot Air ^ | 26 Aug 2016 | Allahpundit
    The last two polls, from FAU and the Florida Chamber of Commerce, had Trump ahead narrowly. This new one from Mason-Dixon has Hillary ahead by two, but I think the actual margin is less important right now than the fact that it does appear to be tight in Florida. Remember, last week Monmouth had Hillary ahead by nine and a few days ago Saint Leo’s had her up by 14(!!). There were inklings that she was pulling away in a state that’s must-win for Trump. Now, suddenly, it looks like she isn’t. Many of the numbers here will look familiar:...
  • Upset brewing in Nevada — in both Senate and presidential races?

    08/26/2016 5:10:17 PM PDT · by mandaladon · 19 replies
    Hot Air ^ | 26 Aug 2016 | Ed Morrissey
    Last week, I noted that Nevada polling for Donald Trump painted a brighter picture for Republicans than national numbers suggested. The missteps that drove Trump’s numbers down nationwide didn’t seem to have impacted his standing in Nevada at all, and it appeared Hillary Clinton could lose a state Barack Obama won easily twice. Yesterday, Jon Ralston offered an in-depth look into the state of the race for Politico, as well as the fight to fill Harry Reid’s soon-to-be-vacant seat in the Senate. Ralston offered Republicans more good news than they’ve heard in a while, although it may not last: In...
  • New National Poll Tells Different Story Than Media Narrative

    08/26/2016 5:04:15 PM PDT · by BlackFemaleArmyCaptain · 33 replies
    Western Journalism ^ | 8/26/2016 | Jack Davis
    A new poll shows Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump leading Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton. The USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times Daybreak tracking poll, which tracks Americans’ support for the presidential candidates on a daily basis, showed Trump leading Clinton 44.3 percent to 43.6 percent as of Friday. The poll, which unlike other polls tracks the same population over time, represents a significant comeback for Trump, who as of Aug. 14 was trailing Clinton 46.3 percent to 41.6 percent.
  • Bombshell: ‘Washington Post’ Confirms Hillary Clinton Started the Birther Movement

    09/26/2015 12:21:20 PM PDT · by Brad from Tennessee · 46 replies
    Breitbart ^ | September 26, 2015 | By John Nolte
    New analysis from the Washington Post removes any doubt that the anti-Obama Birther movement was started in 2007 and 2008 by Hillary Clinton, her campaign, and her Democrat supporters. As Breitbart News reported earlier this month, other left-wing media outlets, like Politico and the Guardian, had already traced the Birther movement back to Democrats and Ms. Clinton. Using his wayback machine on Wednesday, the Post’s David Weigel took an in-depth look at the origins of the false rumors that President Obama is a practicing Muslim who was not born in a America. Weigel’s reporting contains the final pieces of a...
  • Clinton Crash: Trump Closes Gap in Reuters Poll

    08/26/2016 4:53:56 PM PDT · by mandaladon · 52 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 26 Aug 2016 | Joel B. Pollak
    Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has made up significant ground against Hillary Clinton in the past few days in the Reuters/Ipsos poll, where he trailed by 12 points on Tuesday, 45%-33%, but is now behind only 5 points, 41%-36%. When four candidates are included in the poll — taking in Green Party candidate Jill Stein and Libertarian Gary Johnson — Clinton’s lead narrows to just 3 points, 39%-36% — a statistical dead heat, given the poll’s margin of error of 3 points. The poll was taken Aug. 22-25, over a period where Clinton accused Trump of aligning with the Ku...
  • Donald Trump postpones next week's Valley visit. ..Or is he? (just changing venue)

    08/26/2016 4:41:42 PM PDT · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 13 replies
    KPHO.COM ^ | 26 AUGUST 2016 | KPHO.COM
    PHOENIX (KPHO/KTVK) - Donald Trump's planned event in Phoenix next Wednesday has been postponed. Officials with Trump's campaign say the GOP candidate will not be appearing in Phoenix, after all. But they say Trump is looking forward to visiting Arizona soon. Trump's appearance had been scheduled for Wednesday, August 31 at the Hyatt in downtown Phoenix. The speech was expected to focus on immigration reform policy.
  • Donald Trump making stop in Detroit on Labor weekend

    08/26/2016 4:19:41 PM PDT · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 14 replies
    WXYZ.COM DETROIT ^ | 26 AUGUST 2016 | WXYZ.COM
    DETROIT (WXYZ) - Republican Presidential Nominee Donald Trump will be making his second stop in Detroit in as many months on Labor Day weekend.
  • VIDEO=> KKK Grand Dragon Endorses Hillary Clinton

    08/26/2016 3:20:40 PM PDT · by Rockitz · 15 replies
    TheGatewayPundit ^ | 26 August 2016 | Jim Hoft
    For some reason this didn’t make it into her racism speech yesterday in Reno. Ku Klux Klan leader Will Quigg endorses Hillary Clinton for president. This interview took place after a KKK rally in California in March. Reporter: Who do you like for president, sir. Will Quigg: Hillary Clinton. Reporter: Do you think whites are superior to Blacks and Latinos? Will Quigg: Well we are God’s chosen people.
  • Tech firm brags about blocking FBI from recovering Clinton emails

    08/26/2016 3:17:31 PM PDT · by Mariner · 50 replies
    The Washington Examiner ^ | August 26th, 2016 | By Sarah Westwood
    A technology company that provided the program Hillary Clinton's team used to scrub her private server of emails bragged on its website Thursday that it had prevented the FBI from accessing deleted records. BleachBit, the publicly-available application that was used to deleted some of Clinton's emails ahead of an FBI investigation, said it had not yet been served a subpoena over its involvement in the destruction of potentially classified records. A headline on the company's website read: "BleachBit stifles investigation of Hillary Clinton." Rep. Trey Gowdy brought the involvement of the program to light Thursday when he told Fox News...
  • The Funky Math of the Electoral College

    08/26/2016 2:51:36 PM PDT · by DAVEY CROCKETT · 74 replies
    Scientific America ^ | Aug. 24 2016 | Randyn Charles Bartholomew
    You might already know we have a pretty weird system for electing presidents. Candidates can win with fewer votes, some states matter more than others, some votes matter more than others, and all due to an ad hoc political compromise between 18th century wigged gentlemen. Per their decision, we don’t vote for our leaders directly, but instead choose intermediaries, known as electors, who then (usually) vote for who we tell them to. Since each state is given two free electors regardless of how few people live there, voters from sparsely populated states like Wyoming are able to pack over three...
  • Analyst: Clinton Foundation "Self-Inflicted Wound" for Hillary, "Just Bleeds and Bleeds"

    08/26/2016 2:48:36 PM PDT · by Biggirl · 17 replies
    Breitbart.com ^ | August 26,2016 | Breitbart News
    I recently sliced the tip of my toe on an ocean barnacle. This happened at 6pm on a Friday of a long-awaited beach weekend, so I avoided the emergency room for stitches. Overdosing on rosé was no cure. My minor wound kept bleeding. I finally went to the doctor when I got home where I got crutches, antibiotics for the infection, and an avoidable weeklong recovery for a tiny cut, for no reason other than my bullheadedness.
  • Clinton +1 in Latest Breitbart/Gravis poll

    08/26/2016 2:36:22 PM PDT · by brookwood · 15 replies
    Breitbart.com ^ | 8/26/2016 | Breitbart News
    Trump moves within 1 point of Clinton in latest Bretibart/Gravis poll; was down 5 points last week.http://www.breitbart.com/2016-presidential-race/2016/08/26/exclusive-breitbartgravis-poll-hillary-clinton-donald-trump-now-neck-and-neck-ending-august/
  • HuffPo: The American People Already Elected Trump, Because Hillary Sucks at Being on Reality TV

    08/26/2016 2:27:17 PM PDT · by GilGil · 32 replies
    RushLimbaugh.com ^ | 8/26/2016 | Rush Limbaugh
    The American people voted for him a long time ago." They voted for him when reality TV swept the nation. "They voted for him when The History Channel went from showing documentaries about the Second World War to 'Pawn Stars' and 'Swamp People.' They voted for him when The Discovery Channel went from showing 'Lost Treasures of the Yangtze Valley' to 'Naked and Afraid.' They voted for him when The Learning Channel moved from something you could learn from to 'My 600-lb Life.' They voted for him when CBS went from airing 'Harvest of Shame' to airing 'Big Brother,'" and...
  • TRUMP TAKES LEAD Over Hillary Clinton in Latest LA Times/Daybreak National Poll (+1)

    08/26/2016 2:16:33 PM PDT · by drewh · 33 replies
    Gateway Pundit LA Times ^ | Aug 26th, 2016 8:28 | Jim Hoft
    Donald Trump leads Hillary Clinton by a point in the latest LA Times – Daybreak poll. The Daybreak poll uses: ** A huge sample (2000+) ** It is conducted everyday ** And the data matches the sample to the voting populace according to census This is good news for Trump. Hillary Clinton needs to hold a significant lead of 5-7 points at this time if she expects to win in November. The recent reports on her continued lawlessness does not help.
  • NPR: Clinton Rape Claims Are Nasty 'Old News,' But Catholic Priest Abuse Charges Never Age

    08/26/2016 2:10:40 PM PDT · by drewh · 16 replies
    Newsbusters/Media Research Centre ^ | August 25, 2016 | 9:05 PM EDT | Tim Graham
    NPR: Clinton Rape Claims Are Nasty 'Old News,' But Catholic Priest Abuse Charges Never Age “It's important to say right up front that this isn't a story about pedophile priests,” began the NPR reporter on Wednesday night....in a story with the online headline “Catholic Church Groups Fight Bills To Revive Old Sex Abuse Cases.” Legislators have tried to pass retroactive windows to allow a so-called “grace period” for old sexual-assault allegations. Brian Mann reported New York state Sen. Brad Hoylman, a Democrat, “wanted to open a one-year window -- a kind of grace period -- so that [alleged] victims who've...
  • Huma Abedin Campaigns For Clinton In Muslim Community

    08/26/2016 2:02:34 PM PDT · by blueyon · 26 replies
    DML DennisMichaelLynch ^ | 8/26/16 | Team DML
    DEARBORN — Huma Abedin, vice chair for the Hillary for America campaign, met with Arab and Muslim American leaders on Aug. 11, to discuss issues that matter to the community. Community representatives included heads of organizations, small business owners, doctors, lawyers and other professions. U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell (D-Dearborn) and the retired dean of Congress, John Dingell, were also present at the discussion at Habib’s Cuisine. Abedin was joined by Farooq Mitha, national director of Muslim Outreach for Hillary for America. Abedin praised the Muslim and Arab American communities for their political engagement. She highlighted the contrasts between Clinton and...
  • Trump Calls Clintons The 'Real Predators' and Dredges Up 'Super Predator' Crime Bill Comments

    08/26/2016 1:59:02 PM PDT · by drewh · 26 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | 13:06 EST, 26 August 2016 | Geoff Earle
    Republican Donald Trump kept up his race-fueled attack on Democrat Hillary Clinton Friday, calling his rival and her husband 'predators' and hitting her for 'racist undertones' of her failed 2008 campaign. It was just his latest effort to get under Clinton's skin with increasingly incendiary comments, which culminated this week when he directly called his rival a 'bigot' who doesn't care about African American communities. 'The Clinton's are the real predators' Trump wrote on Twitter in just one of a barrage of attacks. The Tweet linked to a campaign video that dredged up Clinton's comments in support of the 1994...
  • Math Shows Trump Can Still Win: All He Needs is a few Undecided Voters In Battleground States

    08/26/2016 1:50:50 PM PDT · by drewh · 35 replies
    CBS Marketwatch ^ | Published: Aug 26, 2016 7:39 a.m. ET | Brett Arends
    Donald Trump now needs a swing of only 3 to 4 percentage points in key battleground states to win this election. The rule is simple: Throw lots of mud and see what sticks. It works. For instance, Trump just called for a “special prosecutor” to investigate the Clinton Foundation: It made for a good headline . The key issue here is how Trump is polling in context. He has just gone through almost a month of terrible campaign news. Yet he remains within a 4-point swing of winning in battleground states. That should be terrifying for Team Clinton. No wonder...
  • Brazil police recommend corruption charges against ex-president Lula: official

    08/26/2016 1:35:18 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 7 replies
    AFP on Yahoo ^ | 8/26/16 | AFP
    Rio de Janeiro (AFP) - Police on Friday recommended corruption charges against Brazil's ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva as part of a probe into a huge embezzlement scheme at state oil company Petrobras. The recommendation, which must now be considered by prosecutors before becoming formal charges, was made in a filing seen by AFP. A judge would still have to decide whether to accept the charges. The development comes as Lula's successor and protege Dilma Rousseff fights an impeachment trial in the Senate. Lula, who founded the Workers' Party and was president between 2003-2010 before helping Rousseff get elected,...
  • New National Poll Tells Different Story Than Media Narrative(Moreover, Trump Leads in 3 Nat. Polls)

    08/26/2016 1:30:25 PM PDT · by Red Steel · 81 replies
    Western Journalism ^ | August 26, 2016, 8:07 am | Jack Davis
    "... this guy is a completely different ..." A new poll shows Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump leading Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton. The USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times Daybreak tracking poll, which tracks Americans’ support for the presidential candidates on a daily basis, showed Trump leading Clinton 44.3 percent to 43.6 percent as of Friday. The poll, which unlike other polls tracks the same population over time, represents a significant comeback for Trump, who as of Aug. 14 was trailing Clinton 46.3 percent to 41.6 percent. Although the Real Clear Politics average of polls shows Trump trailing Clinton by about 6...
  • Lindsay Lohan Demands Meeting With Putin, 860k To Appear On Russian Talk Show

    08/26/2016 1:24:44 PM PDT · by drewh · 34 replies
    Breitbart.com ^ | 8/25/2016 | Jerome Hudson
    Actress Lindsay Lohan has demanded a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin and nearly a million dollars to appear on the popular Russian talk show Let Them Talk. The 'Mean Girls' actress’ lawyers sent a contract to the talk show’s network demanding a one-time fee of $860,000, “full and effective security” and a “fully paid suite at the Ritz Carlton” hotel, according to a report from The Hollywood Reporter. In response to Lohan’s demands, Let Them Talk host Andrei Malakhov said he hopes Lohan reconsiders and comes up with more reasonable ones. Video: Maine governor leaves lawmaker obscenity-laced voicemail “I...
  • Cher Bemoans ‘Divided Country’ After Calling Trump a [expletive] Idiot’

    08/26/2016 1:09:40 PM PDT · by detective · 88 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 25 Aug 2016 | Daniel Nussbaum
  • Hillary Thinks "Mr. Brexit" Is Just Another "Right-wing, Xenophobic...

    08/26/2016 1:03:26 PM PDT · by amorphous · 19 replies
    ZeroHedge ^ | 26 August 2016 | Tyler Durden
    It seems that a speech made by Nigel Farage (or "Mr. Brexit" as the Trump campaign has named him) at a Trump rally a couple of days ago in Jackson, Mississippi may have struck a nerve with the Clinton camp.
  • Trump Should Counter Hillary's KKK ad with one of his own, and IMO Here's What It Should Contain

    08/26/2016 12:49:18 PM PDT · by Cubs Fan · 28 replies
    1.The ad should start with a portion of the video of Hillary eulogizing Byrd as her mentor https://www.youtube.com/embed/ryweuBVJMEA 2.It should have a short explanation of Byrd and his klan involvement over the pic of her kissing him Next 3. the ad should show Hillary pandering to the hate group black lives matter 4. A BLM quote about assassinating cops 5. A brief explanation of the 11 cops killed, whose murderers were inspired by BLM and finally 6. A shot of the Florida mass murdering terrorist's father at a Hillary rally.
  • Experts Who Got Brexit Wrong Now Say Trump Can’t Win

    08/26/2016 12:46:01 PM PDT · by Hojczyk · 26 replies
    National Review Online ^ | August 26,2016 | by JOHN FUND
    Is elite overconfidence surfacing again? Donald Trump says that the same experts and pollsters who incorrectly predicted that British voters would vote to stay in the European Union are now dismissing his chances to win the White House. That’s mostly true. Before the Brexit vote, PredictWise, a website that aggregates data on the likelihood of events, found that there was a 21 percent chance of its being approved. Early on the night of June 23, when Britons voted, it pinned the chances of Brexit’s passing at only 12 percent. Over the last month, PredictWise has placed Trump’s chances of winning...
  • Meet the ‘Trumpocrats’: Lifelong Democrats Breaking with Party Over Clinton to Support Trump

    08/26/2016 12:45:50 PM PDT · by Red Steel · 7 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 23 Aug 2016 | Matthew Boyle
    Meet the “Trumpocrats,” or so the sizable collection of lifelong Democrats breaking with their party. ... Rickers...phone interview: I’m a lifelong Democrat, really since I was a little kid, and I still am a Democrat. But the Clintons—for instance, where I am from, my hometown, when I was a kid we had 15 manufacturing plants and we now have one. Nobody does anything there anymore, ...The Clintons are really the cause of this, the cause of manufacturing going overseas with NAFTA and the trade deals and all of that. Donald Trump... he really does want to do something about that...
  • Americans Affirm Voter ID Laws

    08/26/2016 12:03:30 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 16 replies
    American Thinker ^ | August 26, 2016 | Jan LaRue
    If photo ID laws are the bane to minority voting rights that leftists and assorted federal judges claim, you’d expect the public to agree. Not even close. Eighty percent of Americans, white and nonwhite across party lines support photo ID laws, according to a Gallup poll taken Aug. 15-16: Nonwhite:       77%Republicans:    93%Independents:  83%Democrats:      63% Last July, the U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals held that Texas’ “strict photo ID law” discriminated against or disproportionately affected black and Latino voters who allegedly face hardships in obtaining the necessary documents, which include any of the following: Election identification certificateDept. of Public...
  • Republicans Against Trump: Bush Advisor Wolfowitz Says He'll Likely Vote for Clinton

    08/26/2016 11:59:49 AM PDT · by Olog-hai · 149 replies
    Der Spiegel ^ | August 26, 2016 – 06:24 PM | Gordon Repinski
    In an interview, Paul Wolfowitz, 72, an advisor to former President Bush, discusses the dangers of a Donald Trump presidency, why he will likely vote for the Democrat’s candidate this year and mistakes made during the Iraq war. […]Spiegel: Recently, 50 former senior Republican security officials declared Donald Trump to be a security risk. Is he? Wolfowitz: Yes, he is. Spiegel: Why? Wolfowitz: He says he admires Putin, that Saddam Hussein was killing terrorists, that the Chinese were impressive because they were tough on Tiananmen Square. That is pretty disturbing. […] Spiegel: Who are you going to vote for in...
  • Hillary Defends Clinton Foundation — ‘My Work as Secretary of State Was Not Influenced

    08/26/2016 11:37:46 AM PDT · by detective · 63 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 26 Aug 2016 | Jeff Poor
    Truncated title. Full title: Hillary Defends Clinton Foundation — ‘My Work as Secretary of State Was Not Influenced By Any Outside Forces’ Friday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton defended the Clinton Foundation and her association with it during her tenure as secretary of state. Clinton told co-host Mika Brzezinski it was on the up-and-up and claimed her work as secretary of state “was not influenced by any outside forces” with regards to their charitable foundation.
  • Controversial GOP Chairman's Tenure Ends in Travis County

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    08/26/2016 11:21:03 AM PDT · by detective · 50 replies
    Paul Joseph Watson presents a rather funny response to the alarmingly weird conspiratorial speech outlined yesterday by candidate Pickles: