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  • A Farewell to Carson's, and the Assignment of Blame

    04/20/2018 6:13:02 PM PDT · by jfd1776 · 5 replies
    Illinois Review ^ | April 20, 2018 A.D. | John F. Di Leo
    For over a century, Chicagoans grew up with a signature memory: special days downtown, shopping at Marshall Field’s and Carson’s, the great rival retail giants down the block from each other on State Street. (shown here: Carson's longtime downtown landmark by Louis Sullivan, sold off years ago). Smaller stores came and went, but Field’s and Carson’s were the giants, the dominant figures in Midwestern retail for generations. Macy’s bought out the struggling Field’s chain over a decade ago and cremated the brand name while keeping the stores. Carson, Pirie, Scott & Co. wasn’t so lucky; its current holding company, Bon-Ton,...
  • OANN Reporter says No Proof of Chemical Attack in Syria

    04/20/2018 6:05:19 PM PDT · by Amerisraelhere · 5 replies
    One America News ^ | 04/20/2018 | Pearson Sharp
    The people of Syria are speaking out against media reports which suggest the Assad government has planted informants to deny the alleged chemical attack in Douma. One America’s Pearson Sharp is in Syria and has this exclusive report.
  • Dems Sue Trump for "Wrongful Election Victory" [semi-satire]

    04/20/2018 5:54:26 PM PDT · by John Semmens · 1 replies
    Semi-News/Semi-Satire ^ | 22 Apr 2018 | John Semmens
    Unsatisfied with the lack of results from Special Counsel Robert Mueller's year-long investigation of Trump-Russia collusion to steal the 2016 presidential election from Hillary Clinton, the Democratic National Committee filed a lawsuit demanding billions of dollars in damages and a "rectification" of the election results. In addition to Trump, the suit also named Russia and Wikileaks as co-conspirators in what DNC Chairman Tom Perez called "an act of unimaginable treachery." While not part of the suit, per se, Perez expressed "our profound disappointment with the actions of our government. We counted on them to prevent the election of Trump as...
  • Warfare: Where It’s Been And Where It’s Going

    04/20/2018 4:18:55 PM PDT · by davikkm · 9 replies
    IWB ^ | Daniel Carter
    “War was always here. Before man was, war waited for him. The ultimate trade awaiting its ultimate practitioner.” – Cormac McCarthy It doesn’t take a biologist to see that mother nature has cruel and violent tendencies. Consider some of the fiercest competitors in the animal kingdom, such as apes, crocodiles, bears, snakes, hippos and many others. These creatures’ natural instincts are to resort to violence when it comes to the pursuit of power, territory and resources. Humans are playing the same game but on a much higher level. In the early days of human evolution, humans were not far ahead...
  • Democrats Sue Trump Campaign, Russia, And Wikileaks – They Cannot Take The Blame For What THEY DID!

    04/20/2018 12:52:53 PM PDT · by davikkm · 19 replies
    IWB ^ | Ruby Henley
    I am very frustrated to report all the Democrats have to do with their time and energy is to sue the Trump Campaign, Russia, and Wikileaks. First of all, are they not afraid what will come out about the DNC? Sure their party was destroyed by Trump, Russia, and Wikileaks- they had nothing to do with it – the Awans were not hired by the DNC in the IT Department, and they did not send intelligence to Pakistan – no, that did not happen – think again, it did! The Democrats came apart from within – they destroyed themselves. Ask...
  • The Core Right To Self-Defense Is Under Attack – US Gun And Taser Laws – Europe’s Knife Laws

    04/20/2018 9:42:34 AM PDT · by davikkm · 11 replies
    IWB ^ | Ruby Henley
    On April 14, 2018, the cream of the crop in law-abiding American citizens rallied together in state capitals across this Country. Honorable in their endeavor to protect the United State Constitution, Patriots shook hands and spoke out. There was not one incident that occurred in any of the 50 rallies that disturbed the peace, and that is why I call them “the cream of the crop in law-abiding citizens.” Democrats are working together to mow down the Right To Bear Arms, which is given in the Second Amendment of the Constitution. Every human being has the right to protect themselves,...
  • Add These Voter Fraud Cases to the Growing List

    04/20/2018 8:19:56 AM PDT · by Diana in Wisconsin · 6 replies
    The Daily Signal-Commentary ^ | April 19, 2018 | Jason Snead
    Despite the lack of media coverage, evidence of election fraud continues to mount. This week, The Heritage Foundation added 26 new entries to its election fraud database, bringing the searchable ledger to a total of 1,132 proven instances of election fraud. That includes 983 cases that ended in a criminal conviction, 48 that led to civil penalties, 79 where defendants were enrolled in a diversion program, and 22 cases of official or judicial findings of fraud. Americans should be alarmed. These entries represent irrefutable evidence that fraud has impacted elections in 47 states, and across all levels of government. Worse...
  • Comey Memos Released To Public – Read Them Here – Mueller Has Worrisome Evidence On Cohen

    04/20/2018 6:37:00 AM PDT · by davikkm · 3 replies
    IWB ^ | Ruby Henley
    The Comey Memos may be read below: www.cnn.com/2018/04/19/politics/comey-memo-release/index.html cdn.cnn.com/cnn/2018/images/04/19/2018-4-19.comey.memo.-..enclosure.unclassified.pdf Overall, the documents are no big deal as far as I am concerned – just the official bantering of paranoid and boring James Comey. Of course, the Democrats will do what they can do to find something to help impeach Trump, since that is their goal. However, I don’t see it happening. “Trump asks Comey for “loyalty,” which the FBI director declined to pledge. Trump clears the Oval Office to talk with Comey about Flynn and ask him to “let this go.”
  • Michigan churches join Muslim prayers against 'gun violence', stage symbolic walkout

    04/20/2018 4:35:57 AM PDT · by LeoHohmann · 20 replies
    LeoHohmann.com ^ | April 19, 2018 | Leo Hohmann
    Parents, pastors, politicians and educators will join a Muslim imam at a mosque Friday in Oakland County, Michigan, to pray and discuss how to make their schools and community safer in an era of mass school shootings. The Muslim Unity Center, a mosque in the wealthy Detroit suburb of Bloomfield Hills, is hosting an "Interfaith Prayers and Symbolic Walkout Vigil" April 20 that feeds off of the anti-gun fervor created in the wake of the Parkland High School mass shooting that killed 17 students in February.
  • Syria Update: Peter Hitchens Reflections With A Warning About The Consequences Of War

    04/20/2018 3:49:19 AM PDT · by Nextrush · 14 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 4/19/2018 | Nextrush/Self
    Peter Hitchens has weighed in with some reflections on the Syrian situation following the alleged 'chemical attack' and the limited military action that followed it. "The following story appeared in the Mail on 15th April: 'A FORMER head of Britain's Special Forces has challenged Theresa May's claim that President Assad was behind the chemical attack in Douma. 'Major General Jonathan Shaw said: "Why would Assad use chemical weapons at this time? He's won the war. That's not just my opinion, it is shared by senior commanders in the US military. There is no rationale behind Assad's involvement whatsoever." Hitchens also...
  • Draining the Swamp Commences:Former FBI Deputy Dir. McCabe Referred by DOJ for Criminal Prosecution

    04/19/2018 4:09:50 PM PDT · by davikkm · 17 replies
    IWB ^ | Chris Black
    According to multiple reports on Thursday, it looks like the swamp is finally getting drained, or at least partially. More precisely, we’ve just learned that former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe has been referred by the Department of Justice’s Office of the Inspector General to the US Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia for criminal prosecution. Andrew McCabe was fired by AG Jeff Sessions just a couple of days before his retirement, but now the word on the street is that former FBI deputy director lied to investigators with regard to the leaks to the MSM, as per an...
  • Bukerville-Oregon Standoff: Bundys Speak For Land Rights In The West This Weekend

    04/19/2018 1:48:20 PM PDT · by Nextrush · 3 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 4/19/2018 | Nextrush/Self
    Ammon Bundy is a featured speaker at the "Range Rights and Resource Symposium: Farmers Feed The World" being held Friday and Saturday in Modesto, California. Organizers of the event say "We're taking a look at the issues which impact Americans from our food, our water to government overreach. Meanwhile his brother Ryan Bundy, who's running as an independent candidate for Governor of Nevada, speaks Friday evening at the "Patch of Heaven" religious camp in Amargosa Valley, Nevada. The US Fish and Wildlife Service diverted a stream away from the private land and is threatening the future of the camp. The...
  • Questions for General Mattis

    04/19/2018 1:36:17 PM PDT · by pboyington · 26 replies
    US Defense Watch ^ | April 19, 2018 | Ray Starmann
    When General James ‘Mad Dog’ Mattis was picked by President Trump to serve as Secretary of Defense, the veteran community was largely ecstatic. Finally, someone would sit in the Pentagon’s top seat who was a warrior, and an enemy of the PC monster eating the military alive. While there is no doubt that General Mattis served honorably, there is growing doubt and indeed fear that he will never lift a finger to stop the social engineering that is putting the US military on a collision course to disaster. Therefore, US Defense Watch has comprised a list of questions for General...
  • QAnon To Be Investigated – Says He Is Being Setup – Says Think: ‘door-to-door.’

    04/19/2018 12:53:06 PM PDT · by davikkm · 61 replies
    IWB ^ | Ruby Henley
    There is something very disturbing occurring in the QAnon community. In his last “drop” he stated: “10 DAYS OR LESS LEFT? GOOD INTELligence on why it is out of our hands now… PRAY ANGELS! GOOD MUST WIN! EVIL MUST BE DEFEATED COMPLETELY … THINK DOOR-TO-DOOR … ACT NOW Q! ACT NOW XI & VLADIMIR! YOU MUST DESTROY THE ENEMY! NO OTHER WAY TO CLEAN EARTH.” What does he mean by “door-to-door?” Trump and Q both have said the Second Amendment would not be repealed. What else could this mean?
  • AP: Gun Clubs Teach Patience. Discipline. Responsibility.

    04/19/2018 11:50:18 AM PDT · by marktwain · 3 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 20 April, 2018 | Dean Weingarten
    School shooting teams were common before 1970. They suffered enormous decline with the war on guns from 1970 to 2000. Now they are making a comeback. The numbers are growing, and even the Associated Press is noticing. From detroitnews.com: Dahlonega, Ga. – Their classmates took to the streets to protest gun violence and to implore adults to restrict guns, seeming to forecast a generational shift in attitudes toward the Second Amendment. But at high school and college gun ranges around the country, these teens and young adults gather to practice shooting and talk about the positive influence firearms have...
  • Mamas, Don’t Let Your Kids Grow Up To Be Marxist Morons!

    04/19/2018 11:08:45 AM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 3 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 04/19/18 | Judi McLeod
    Read it in a textbook; Saw it on Television: High school textbooks that depict President Donald Trump as “mentally ill” and his supporters as “a bunch of ignorant, poor, white hillbillies” and that teach 6-year-olds anal sex are the perfect hide-y-hole for the uninterrupted indoctrination of school children by the public education system. School boards, teacher activists and the mainstream media are, in fact, hiding behind trash textbooks and sex education. Drag them out of their closet of Filth.
  • Prog-Left Making American Way of Life UnBalanced And Way Beyond Unfair

    04/19/2018 10:58:00 AM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 1 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 04/19/18 | Dave Merrick
    So when do we get to put our majority-conservative House and Senate to good use and begin to take our country back? When is it our turn? The slime has oozed above the gunwales. Our president, vice president, their wives and their every conservative supporter - from our truly conservative representatives/senators to conservative voters - have become the brunt of every sort of attack from leftist ‘leadership’, their constituency, and the liberal left media/entertainment industry that empowers them. Obama, Clinton, Comey, Mueller, Rosenstein, by name, have all become trademarks for the unsurpassable height of doubledealing, double-standarded hypocrisy. They have been...
  • A Skeptic’s Translation of Statements that James Comey Made during his ABC Interview

    04/19/2018 6:05:51 AM PDT · by davikkm · 1 replies
    IWB ^ | LV
    The following translations of Comey’s statements are offered by a professional skeptic after hearing Ex-FBI Director James Comey’s answers to George Stephanopoulis’s questions that aired on ABC last Sunday evening. You can read a transcript of the interview here: abcnews.go.com/Site/transcript-james-comeys-interview-abc-news-chief-anchor/story?id=54488723 The skeptic’s satirical translations appear in italics directly after Comey’s remarks. JAMES COMEY: I went to the Attorney General (Loretta Lynch) and said, “You and I are both going to have public events coming in the next–” I think it was a few days later. “Do you think it’s time to do what the Department of Justice policy permits, in...
  • Trump’s Art of the Deal in North Korea, Israel and Syria - Greenfield

    04/19/2018 5:10:30 AM PDT · by Louis Foxwell · 19 replies
    FrontPage ^ | April 19, 2018 | Greenfield
    Trump’s Art of the Deal in North Korea, Israel and Syria Understanding Trump’s America First foreign policy. April 19, 2018 Daniel Greenfield Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is an investigative journalist and writer focusing on the radical left and Islamic terrorism. It’s really not that complicated. But President Trump’s Syria strikes have reopened the debate over what defines his foreign policy. Is he an interventionist or an isolationist? Foreign policy experts claim that he’s making it up as he goes along. But they’re not paying attention. President Trump’s foreign policy has two consistent elements. From...
  • WATCH: Loomer Smacks Comey Down, Gets Tossed from Book Signing

    04/18/2018 10:47:20 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 44 replies
    Big League Politics ^ | 4/18/18 | Peter D'Abrosca
    The insufferable James Comey met our pal Laura Loomer today, and it was as explosive as one would expect. Comey is out and about pushing his White House fan-fiction novel called “A Higher Loyalty.” Today was the first day of the book tour, and his first stop was New York City, which he did after his appearance on ABC’s “The View.” During the question and answer session, Loomer grilled the disgraced former FBI Director, much to the chagrin of the Comey cult. “Hey Mr. Comey, how is it ethical to brief the President of the United States on the unverifiable...