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  • How a tiny, rural Alabama drug unit seizes millions from Mexican cartels

    11/04/2017 2:26:10 PM PDT · by boycott · 12 replies
    AL.com ^ | 11-4-17 | Connor Sheets
    A lucrative battle against Mexican drug cartels is being fought on the sides of an interstate in three of Alabama's more rural counties. Civil asset forfeiture has come under fire in recent years, as some law enforcement agencies across the country have deployed the tactic in ways that have been widely criticized as abusive. But a small drug task force operating in Greene, Marengo and Sumter counties - collectively, Alabama's 17th Judicial Circuit - has leveraged the practice to take millions of dollars worth of cash, drugs and other property off the street in recent years, much of which they...
  • Mexican police trade guns for guitars in hope that mariachi restores public trust

    08/29/2017 6:13:53 PM PDT · by Jeff Chandler · 20 replies
    FOX NEWS ^ | August 29, 2017 | Andrew O'Reilly
    Ay, ay, ay, ay! As Mexico’s security situation continues to deteriorate -- along with public trust in law enforcement -- some police officers in the country are trading in their guns for guitarrónes in an effort to help improve the image of the force. A group of 21 federal police officers, who also just happen to be professional musicians, have formed a mariachi band in order to show the human side of law enforcement and break down widespread mistrust in the force -- a chronic issue in a country plagued by the underreporting of crimes. Playing one of the country’s...
  • Man who sold gun used to shoot 2 cops released on $4,500 bond: (CHICAGO)

    07/08/2017 7:28:16 AM PDT · by KeyLargo · 23 replies
    CHICAGO SUN-TIMES ^ | 7/6/2017 | SAM CHARLES
    Man who sold gun used to shoot 2 cops released on $4,500 bond: sources Chicago 07/06/2017 Sam Charles @samjcharles | email A man who sources say sold an assault rifle to gang members — which was then used to shoot two Chicago Police officers last May — was released from federal custody on a $4,500 bond on Wednesday. Charles Williams was arrested and charged in federal court last week with possession of a firearm by a felon. On Wednesday, Magistrate Judge Young B. Kim ordered him released on $4,500, court records show. A law enforcement source told the Chicago Sun-Times...
  • Burritos Made By White People - RACIST!

    05/25/2017 3:46:47 PM PDT · by SeanG200 · 50 replies
    YouTube ^ | May 25, 2017 | Dennis Prager
    Dennis Prager reads from a Reason.com piece entitled, "White-Owned Restaurants Shamed for Serving Ethnic Food: It's Cultural Appropriation" (http://tinyurl.com/kctngut). It is another sick story of the Segregationist [racist] spirit of the Left that has been with the Democrat Party since they were founded. Here is an excerpt from the piece: ________________ If you're a white person, you have no business running a restaurant that serves Asian, Latin, African, or Indian cuisine. That's according to the creators of a "white-owned appropriative restaurants" list, which accuses several Oregon establishments of engaging in cultural appropriation—a tool of "a white supremacist culture." The list,...
  • American Spring Breakers Chant “Build That Wall” In Cancun – Mexican Locals Freak!

    03/19/2017 7:16:19 PM PDT · by davikkm · 43 replies
    thegatewaypundit ^ | Joshua Caplan
    Americans from around the country are pumped about President Trump’s plans to build a border wall with Mexico. Young people are particularly excited and have taken to letting our neighbors to the south know how we feel about the President’s immigration plan. As per The Yucatan Times: What would be a dream night for Suly and Anaximandro Amable, a newly married couple who went to Cancun for their honeymoon, became a bitter experience on Monday March 13. During a family show on the high seas, young American spring breakers began to sing the controversial “Build That Wall” chant, which shocked...
  • Fugitive who poisoned husband's Lucky Charms still on the run

    03/07/2017 6:05:25 AM PST · by ConservativeStatement · 36 replies
    Fox 5 Las Vegas ^ | Adam Herbels
    LAS VEGAS (FOX5) - Police need help finding a woman who poisoned her husband's food for months and then skipped town before her sentencing date. Andrea Araceli Heming, 49, pleaded guilty to tainting her husband's food with a substance called boric acid. The poison is usually used to kill cockroaches. "It slices your intestinal tract from the throat down," the victim, Ralph Heming, said. "If you start passing blood or spitting up blood, you're dead."
  • Texas Woman Handed Prison for Voter Fraud out on Appeal

    03/04/2017 7:09:36 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 28 replies
    A lawyer for a Mexican national sentenced to eight years in prison for voter fraud in Texas says she's been released as her appeal is pending. Attorney Clark Birdsall said 37-year-old Rosa Maria Ortega was released Thursday after posting a more than $11,000 bond. Ortega was convicted in Fort Worth last month on two felony counts of illegal voting.\
  • Weekly Cooking (and related issues) Thread

    02/17/2017 4:50:33 PM PST · by Jamestown1630 · 157 replies
    I attended a funeral recently where the repast included an amazing Cream of Crab Soup, and I wanted to find a recipe. Since I'm a Marylander and love their crabcakes, Phillips is my first go-to for 'crab anything'. On their website, I found Shirley Phillips' recipe: http://www.phillipsfoods.com/recipe/shirley%e2%80%b0uss-original-cream-of-crab-soup/When you are taking care of a sick person who is trying to get his appetite back, you often wind up cooking things you don't normally eat; and instead of cooking double meals all the time you just wind up throwing in the towel and grabbing whatever you can here and there. Since Thanksgiving,...
  • When Leftists Attack (Getting Harrassed in the Clubhouse) (leftist racism and bigotry)

    12/02/2016 12:27:49 PM PST · by GilGil · 23 replies
    Youtube ^ | 11/2/2016 | Nathan Morton
    backstory: the neighbors above me agitate constantly so i hang out in the clubhouse to get work done. This is a particularly clear example of the kind of nonsense hostility I deal with on a regular basis. I'm wearing a #buildthewall print t-shirt
  • How To Build Trump's 'Mexican Wall' Without Tax Money

    11/10/2016 9:11:51 PM PST · by RC one · 19 replies
    Forbes ^ | Nov 10, 2016 | Roger Aitken
    Now that Donald Trump has beaten Hillary Clinton to become the 45th president of the United States, one of his campaign promises has been an immediate hot point of attention, namely the wall between Mexico and the United States. But how would it be financed? Mexico is hardly likely to fund it and said as much.So, could a crypto currency solution come to the rescue and help address matters around the 2,000 miles long border between the US and Mexico? Different types of defenses now span about 670 miles of it, so there would clearly be more work to be...
  • Voted best line of the VP debate: ‘You whipped out that Mexican thing again!’

    10/05/2016 8:31:24 AM PDT · by Lucas McCain · 39 replies
    bizpacreview ^ | Carmine Sabia
    Hillary Clinton’s running mate Sen. Tim Kaine was a broken record, continuously referencing Donald Trump’s comments on illegal aliens from Mexico and trying to make it sound like he had disparaged all Mexicans. But Indiana Gov. Mike Pence inadvertently had the line of the night when he mocked how often Kaine went to that well. “Senator you whipped out that Mexican thing again,” Pence said in retort to one of Kaine’s many references to the topic.
  • Why Mexican American Men Will Not Vote For Hillary Clinton

    09/18/2016 11:47:04 AM PDT · by ConquerWeMust · 42 replies
    Fox News Latino ^ | May 6, 2014 | Raoul Lowery Contreras
    Hispanic men will not vote for Hillary Clinton for President. Specifically: Mexican American men will not vote for Hillary Clinton for President. They might vote for her in a primary because of possible lack of any macho Democrat to run against her for the nomination, but it is not imaginable that the Mexican American men of California, Texas, New Mexico, Nevada and Colorado could vote for her.
  • Mexico president says he's willing to meet with Trump (via Drudge)

    08/18/2016 3:12:57 AM PDT · by Caipirabob · 19 replies
    Reuters via Drudge ^ | Wed Aug 17th, 2016 | Uncredited
    Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto said on Tuesday he was willing to meet with Donald Trump, months after comparing the Republican presidential candidate to Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini. "Yes, I would meet with him," Pena Nieto said, referring to Trump in a pre-taped television interview broadcast on Tuesday night. "I have never met him. I can't agree with some of the things he has said, but I will be absolutely respectful and will seek to work with whomever becomes the next president of the United States."
  • WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT! Police Fatally Shoot Man On A Bus After He Tried To Grab A Cop's Gun

    07/19/2016 11:26:09 AM PDT · by TigerClaws · 113 replies
    Published on Jul 19, 2016 Oklahoma City Police released security camera footage on July 18, showing the fatal shooting of Miguel Angel Chavez-Angles on a public bus. Chavez-Angles, 42, was shot and killed on June 24 after throwing a fire extinguisher and trying to seize a gun from one of the officers on the metro bus. Oklahoma City Police said the officers were responding to a vandalism report and Chavez-Angles had fled to the bus after jumping into another vehicle.
  • Mexican president apologizes for wife's mansion scandal

    07/18/2016 3:43:39 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 21 replies
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 7/18/16 | AP
    MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's president apologized on Monday for a 2014 scandal involving a $7 million mansion bought by his wife from a company that won lucrative contracts with his administration. President Enrique Pena Nieto had reacted crossly at the time to those who criticized the purchase, saying there were "countless versions and falsehoods" surrounding the story. First lady Angelica Rivera also reacted angrily at the time, denying she had done anything wrong. She claimed she was using money she earned during her career as an actress. But she later returned the mansion, which she had been paying for...
  • Trump supporter thrown out of Mexican restaurant in New York because she was wearing a campaign hat

    07/05/2016 4:39:05 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 45 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 07/05/16 | Sarah Dean
    A Donald Trump supporter has claimed she was thrown out of a Mexican restaurant in New York for wearing a 'Make America Great Again' hat and button.Esther Levy visited the Cancun Inn eatery in Sugar Loaf, NY, with a retired local judge after coming back from a July 4th Great American Weekend Festival on Sunday.'We were about to place our order with the waitress when she was summoned by the co-owner and told to not serve us and say we had to leave right away,' a shocked Ms Levy claimed.In an outraged post on the New York For Donald Trump...
  • Orlando Man Charged With Punching Swan in Head During Incident at Downton Lake

    06/27/2016 11:34:50 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 31 replies
    NBC Miami ^ | Jun 27, 2016
    A 59 year old man was arrested Sunday evening as he punched a swan in front of two off-duty police officers. According to Orlando NBC affiliateWESH-TV, two members of the Orlando Police Department were watching a swan and her babies along Lake Eola. At that point, Sor Velez walked between the officers and the mother swan. The swan reached up toward Velez in what officers describe to be an effort to defend her babies. Velez then walked away, only to turn back around and punch the swan in the head before trying to run away. He was caught by the...
  • La Raza Judge Gonzalo Curiel and the Hispanic National Bar Association…

    06/07/2016 8:58:42 AM PDT · by blueyon · 43 replies
    The curriculum vitae of Trump University Judge Gonzalo Curiel specifically mentions his affiliation with the Hispanic National Bar Association, or HNBA. The Hispanic National Bar Association published a press release on July 2nd 2015 which specifically stated their intention to target the “business interests” of Donald Trump:
  • The Donald & The La Raza Judge

    06/07/2016 5:30:53 AM PDT · by KeyLargo · 47 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | June 7, 2016 | Pat Buchanan
    The Donald & The La Raza Judge Pat Buchanan Jun 07, 2016 Before the lynching of The Donald proceeds, what exactly was it he said about that Hispanic judge? Stated succinctly, Donald Trump said U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel, who is presiding over a class-action suit against Trump University, is sticking it to him. And the judge's bias is likely rooted in the fact that he is of Mexican descent. Can there be any defense of a statement so horrific? Just this. First, Trump has a perfect right to be angry about the judge's rulings and to question his motives....
  • Mexico: Surprising Jobs Off-Limits to Foreigners ("natural born" Mexican requirement)

    05/31/2016 7:47:55 AM PDT · by CreviceTool · 26 replies
    Two Expats Living in Mexico ^ | May 30, 2016 | Qroo Paul
    Mexico has gone above and beyond to protect their citizens in the job market. There are several jobs, by law, that only a Mexican citizen can hold, and in some cases, that person has to be a natural born Mexican. Obviously many political positions have this requirement (e.g. president); however, Mexico has extended this to some jobs you would not expect. I have compiled a list of the ones that surprised me the most. Most of these were taken from the Federal Labor Law (Ley Federal del Trabajo).