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  • Happy Thanksgiving!

    11/27/2014 10:19:46 AM PST · by The Looking Spoon · 4 replies
    CRASHR ^ | 11-27-14 | The Looking Spoon
    Hope everyone has a great and safe day!
  • Grace & Mercy: The Preludes to a Thankful Heart

    11/26/2014 10:49:57 PM PST · by Making_Sense [Rob W. Case] · 1 replies
    MSMB ^ | November 27, 2014 | Rob W. Case
    What do you think of when you hear the words Grace and mercy? It is common in this day and age to think of the concept of grace as something of a prayer someone might say before they eat a meal, and mercy, as something of an act of restraint in wreaking loss, devastation, or retribution towards someone who committed an act against another person, or perhaps the inability to pay a debt owed to a certain person within a particular time frame. Without God’s grace and mercy, we could never truly experience a heart of thankfulness if we never...
  • A much needed dose of medicine for Ferguson rioters…

    11/26/2014 11:21:51 AM PST · by The Looking Spoon · 22 replies
    CRASHR ^ | 11-26-14 | The Looking Spoon
  • President Obama, where is their executive order?!?

    11/26/2014 10:54:54 AM PST · by The Looking Spoon
    CRASHR ^ | 11-26-14 | The Looking Spoon
    "Wherever there is lawlessness, I will be there...with a pen" - President Obama (P.S. he didn't really say that)
  • For this store owner Ferguson is the gift that keeps on giving...

    11/26/2014 10:09:07 AM PST · by The Looking Spoon · 23 replies
    CRASHR ^ | 11-26-14 | The Looking Spoon
    :-( As mentioned earlier these aren't protests...
  • Minneapolis driver escapes mob of Michael Brown-shirts. Well-done! (commentary)

    11/26/2014 10:01:57 AM PST · by Adam Taxin · 52 replies
    YouTube ^ | 11/26/14 | Adam Taxin
    "... Who knows what could have happened to you? On that note, I take you back 22 ˝ years … wow it’s really been that long … to the L.A. Rodney King riots. Let me refresh you with this clip of the white truck driver, Reginald Denny, who somewhere that was not safe for white people to be. ..." "... who happens to be something of an expert in self-defense. Here’s what he wrote in regard to what happened in Minneapolis: He wrote: 'one word of advice … if they block your car and threaten your family and life …...
  • Big Government Works Great... But for Whom?

    11/25/2014 9:38:35 AM PST · by jfd1776 · 2 replies
    Illinois Review ^ | November 25, 2014 A.D. | John F. Di Leo
    Ever since the Depression-era enlargement of the Leviathan, successfully marketed as the "New Deal," conservatives have argued against proposed government programs by shouting “They’re Unconstitutional!” and “They Don’t Work!” Such complaints often fall on deaf ears, because the Constitution is barely taught or respected nowadays, and the question of whether they work or not so often appears to be subjective. Perhaps it’s time for a new approach. I would submit that it’s time to stop saying that "Big Government Programs Don't Work".... because the fact is, they usually do. It usually isn't that they don't work, it's that they work...
  • Rising Turkish Menace: U.S. and NATO Ally Wants Islamic Advance in Latin America

    11/25/2014 8:01:53 AM PST · by juliosevero · 27 replies
    Last Days Watchman ^ | Julio Severo
    Rising Turkish Menace: U.S. and NATO Ally Wants Islamic Advance in Latin America By Julio Severo The president of Turkey has re-written history by claiming Muslim explorers, not Christopher Columbus, discovered America. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Recep Tayyip Erdogan, chief of America’s NATO ally, said November 15 that Islamic sailors found the New World in 1178. He said, “Muslims discovered America in 1178, not Christopher Columbus.” Turkey is the only Islamic nation in the NATO. His theory — which is supported only by Islamic historians — came to light in a televised speech during an Istanbul summit of...
  • Czech president: US beer is ‘filthy water’

    11/24/2014 8:20:22 PM PST · by wetphoenix · 99 replies
    Milos Zeman, president of the Czech Republic, has branded American beer as “filthy water” during a business summit in Kazakhstan but US brewers needn’t pay too much attention. During the trip, Kazakhstan’s long-running president, Nursultan Nazarbaev (who has run the country since 1989), asked Zeman (pictured above) which beer he thought was the best in the world. According to Reuters Zeman replied that, “Czech beer is the best in the world. No American company that offers filthy water instead of beer can compete with us.” Zeman is used to controversial and often profane statements, the 70-year-old even calling Russian protest...
  • Darren Wilson Cleared By Grand Jury: Rudy, You're Needed At Ground Zero Again

    11/24/2014 7:43:55 PM PST · by IChing · 11 replies
    ClashDaily.com ^ | 11/24/14 | Donald Joy
    The grand jury has found that there is no probable cause to charge white police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, a gargantuan, drugged-out gangsta-rap thug who recorded violent rap songs about killing white cops. The grand jury was comprised of six white men, three white women, two black women, and one black man. Nine of the twelve jurors would have had to vote to indict Wilson, for him to be charged with first degree murder, second degree murder, voluntary manslaughter, or involuntary manslaughter. From the early stages of this case it was pretty clear that the...
  • New Website to Fulfill Void Caused by Google

    11/24/2014 3:42:52 PM PST · by w1n1 · 10 replies
    westernshootingjournal.com ^ | 11/24/2014 | F Jardim
    Everyone knows that we can buy guns online, but not many are aware that the big search engines like Google and Bing sort of push search results for "guns for sale" farther down the search listing. Not saying that its completely gone in the search. But seems like the search engines are trying to discourage the searches for anything related to gun for sales query. Oh yes, by the way if you're trying to sell through Amazon, same thing not a chance. Twitter too has been on the same wagon, trying to create ads to run on Twitter and...
  • Atheist Ed Brayton: Julio Severo is a Brazilian ‘wingnut’

    11/24/2014 8:07:20 AM PST · by juliosevero · 4 replies
    Last Days Watchman ^ | Julio Severo
    Atheist Ed Brayton: Julio Severo is a Brazilian ‘wingnut’ By Julio Severo Do homosexuality and population control have something in common? If you believe so, then you are a ‘wingnut’ — a label atheist Ed Brayton used against me, Julio Severo, because I am one of these believers. Ed Brayton Yet, I am not the only victim of his attacks. He has also attacked WorldNetDaily, and in a C-SPAN show, he labeled Chuck Norris a ‘moron’ because Norris said that if Obama were elected in 2012, his socialism would lead America to 1,000 years of darkness. I agree with...
  • Pope Francis: We need you to thunder against this demonic movement

    11/24/2014 7:50:24 AM PST · by cleghornboy · 21 replies
    La Salette Journey ^ | November 24, 2014 | Paul Melanson
    Michael F. Haverluck, writing for OneNewsNow, notes that, "Women and men in the city of Cleveland will soon be charged with $1,000 criminal fines for voicing a problem or discomfort about a person of the opposite sex using their restrooms. This also goes for businesses that express customers’ uneasiness over a person of the opposite sex visiting the inappropriate (or non-traditional) restroom. Cleveland schools must abide by the ordinance. Cleveland’s recently proposed and reviewed “transgender-inclusion bathroom and locker room ordinance” is not the first of its kind, as Houston and numerous other cities have also visited or enforced measures that...
  • Here are NINE HUNDRED well sourced examples of Obama’s lying, lawbreaking, corruption, cronyism...

    11/24/2014 3:07:30 AM PST · by grundle · 8 replies
    wordpress ^ | Last updated November 23, 2014 | Dan from Squirrel Hill
    Dan from Squirrel Hill's Blog Here are 900 well sourced examples of Obama’s lying, lawbreaking, corruption, cronyism, hypocrisy, waste, etc. By Dan from Squirrel HillPosted on August 15, 2013. Updated on November 23, 2014.As the author of this blog post, I place it into the public domain. Anyone may freely copy it in any part or in its entirely, without asking my permission, and without paying any money. I do ask you please cite a link to http://danfromsquirrelhill.wordpress.com/2013/08/15/obama-252/I ask you to please show this list to as many people as possible – and especially, to please show it to as many...
  • Armed American Radio (11-23-14)

    11/23/2014 5:35:01 PM PST · by RandallFlagg · 4 replies
    Armed American Radio ^ | 11-23-14 | RandallFlagg
    The Armed American Radio broadcast with Mark Walters is on every Sunday 8PM Eastern, 5PM Pacific. Coming to you live from the Crossbreed Holsters Studio. Find AAR on your local stationFacebookListen LiveThe AAR iTunes podcasts are usually available the following Monday Are you sad because the GunTalk radio show with the awesome Tom Gresham ended it's last few minutes, and you have to wait a week for another firearms-related radio show to appear so you can listen? Do you crave to hear from the experts across the nation about our current problems regarding twisted politicians inflicting their anti-gun agendas on...
  • "What in God's name is Pope Francis doing?"

    11/23/2014 2:06:15 PM PST · by cleghornboy · 80 replies
    La Salette Journey ^ | November 23, 2014 | Paul Melanson
    As reported in The Boston Globe: "What in God’s name is Pope Francis, a Jesuit, doing? Does he understand the outrage of parents worldwide at rampant priest child abuse? Pressures beyond Vatican control, as I discuss in detail below, can be expected soon to compel much more severe changes if Francis fails to act now effectively and transparently both to curtail child abuse and to make the hierarchy, including himself, accountable to independent Catholic oversight. This governmental pressure has already begun to be applied with respect to Vatican finances, as a result of the continuing European investigations of multiple misdeeds...
  • The Politics of Cosby....by Victor J. Massad

    11/23/2014 11:39:50 AM PST · by mystery-ak · 42 replies
    The Briefing Room ^ | Nov. 23, 2014 | Victor Massad/massadvj
    The Politics of Cosby, or Why the Liberal Protection Racket Failed to Protect THIS Bill C Victor J. Massad Exclusive to gopbriefingroom.com Why is it that people who have become symbols of decency in our culture are being systematically destroyed in their golden years? Perhaps they are living too long. A few years ago, Joe Paterno -- a man who was golden in the eyes of the American public -- died a disgraced man based on allegations having to do with his covering up the sexual peccadilloes of a subordinate. Today we are witnessing the systematic destruction of another formerly-golden...
  • Sacramento County Sheriff Rips Obama Over His Policy That Left One of His Deputies Dead

    11/23/2014 12:20:38 AM PST · by grundle · 1 replies
    dcclothesline.com ^ | November 22, 2014 | Steven Ahle
    Anyone that reads my articles on a regular basis knows that I have documented many times that Obama is lying when he makes the claim that he is concentrating on criminal illegal aliens. He says that is why he doesn’t deport any of the illegals the government catches. (Or possibly professional courtesy?) Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones went onto the social media to make his case against the policies of Emperor Obama the First. Marcelo Marquez, who was later identified by his fingerprints is actually Luis Enrique Monroy-Bracamonte, an illegal alien with a rap sheet of felonies a mile long...
  • Summary of Obama’s IRS scandal, as of November 22, 2014

    11/22/2014 3:41:03 PM PST · by grundle · 6 replies
    wordpress ^ | November 22, 2014 | Dan from Squirrel Hill
    Dan from Squirrel Hill's Blog Summary of Obama’s IRS scandal, as of November 22, 2014 In May 2013, the Washington Post reported that the IRS had illegally targeted conservative groups for additional reviews. Organizations with the words “tea party” or “patriot” were singled out for harassment, such as requiring them to provide a list of donors, details about their internet postings on social networking websites, and information about their family members.When this was first reported by the media in May 2013, Lois Lerner, who heads the IRS division that had conducted these illegal activities, claimed that only low level employees had...
  • Why It Is Unethical for SOME Freepers to Argue Against Illegals Getting Free Benefits from Obama

    11/22/2014 11:24:20 AM PST · by xzins · 81 replies
    Vanity ^ | 22 Nov 14 | Xzins
    Oh, those dastardly illegals. They come into our country, they live off our social safety net, they take our jobs, and they cause all kinds of grief. That's a fair description of many conversations in recent months regarding illegal immigrants. The message is clear: “It is unethical to take and take when you haven't earned the right.” That gets us to the Freep-a-thon. Statistics found easily on the internet prove that only 5% of Freepers support the other 95%. Count the number of unique hits Free Republic receives. Count the number of actual donors...and voila...you will discover that only 5%...
  • "Some Folks Lied" - How The Administration Fabricated Obamacare Enrollment Numbers

    11/20/2014 12:40:46 PM PST · by Nachum · 10 replies
    Zero Hedge ^ | 11/20/14 | tyler durden
    Two months ago, to much fanfare by the progressive community, HHS, if not Dr. Jonathan Gruber, were delighted to report that as of August 15, Obamacare enrolment had hit 7.3 million sign ups, well above the 7.0 million goal. Then a week ago we learned that "projection mistakes were made" after the "Obama administration revised its estimate for Obamacare enrollment, now saying - with the bruising midterms safely in the rearview mirror - that it expects some 9.9 million people to have coverage through the Affordable Care Act’s insurance exchanges in 2015, millions fewer than outside experts predicted." The administration...
  • Obama’s Immigration Amnesty: Joy for Some and Sadness for Many

    11/21/2014 11:03:42 AM PST · by juliosevero · 5 replies
    Last Days Watchman ^ | Julio Severo
    Obama’s Immigration Amnesty: Joy for Some and Sadness for Many By Julio Severo Obama announced yesterday, November 20, 2014, a major amnesty benefiting millions of illegal immigrants. Obama is not doing it for kindness. It is similar to “bolsa-família,” a populist family-fund program from the Brazilian government that provides cash to millions of Brazilians. In fact, the government of President Barack Obama thinks that this Brazilian program is very important. Many of those benefited by Obama’s amnesty are also Brazilians, who are fleeing from the leftist hell in Brazil, but by being aided by Obama, they are also aiding...
  • Will Pope Francis deal with The National Catholic Reporter?

    11/21/2014 9:48:52 AM PST · by cleghornboy · 8 replies
    La Salette Journey ^ | November 21, 2014 | Paul Melanson
    The National "Catholic" Reporter assures us that, "The priesthood of the future will include married and celibate, male and female, gay and straight." See here. In his book "Called to Communion: Understanding the Church Today," then Cardinal Ratzinger and now Pope Benedict XVI, writing about futile reform and the "naive arrogance of the self-appointed enlightener who is convinced that previous generations did not get it right, or else were too fearful and unilluminated," explains the thinking of such deluded souls: "It thus appears [for these adolescent Catholics] as the most normal thing in the world to make up for lost...
  • Airman Becomes 3rd to Earn 2nd Silver Star

    11/21/2014 7:06:37 AM PST · by w1n1 · 11 replies
    Stars & Stripes ^ | 11/21/2014 | Chris Carroll
    As bullets cracked around his head, Air Force Master Sgt. Thomas Case stayed cool and directed pinpoint airstrikes on Taliban positions less than a stone’s throw away. With two foreign fighters coming at the commander of the Army unit to which Case was assigned as a joint terminal attack controller, he shielded the officer with his body and took them down with his rifle. For his heroism fulfilling both the air and ground aspects of the JTAC’s job during a battle on July 16 and 17, 2009, Case on Thursday became just the third airman to be awarded a...
  • Obama's Executive Amnesty Could Affect 1.6 Million in California

    11/21/2014 5:31:26 AM PST · by Rusty0604 · 50 replies
    Breitbart California ^ | 11/20/2014 | Michelle Moons
    President Barack Obama's executive amnesty could provide legal status to 1.6 million people living in California, according to new estimates. Americans for Legal Immigration PAC (ALIPAC) noted Thursday that President Obama's announcement coincides with Mexico’s Mexican Revolution and Civil War Day, comparing the day to America’s 4th of July. “Obama is making a powerful and dangerous symbolic declaration to large Spanish media audiences today comparing his new immigration orders to the violent Mexican revolution and civil war!" ALIPAC President William Gheen said. A statement from ALIPAC also noted that Spanish language media corporation Univision will carry Obama's speech “in the...
  • The New Trending Target Shooters

    11/20/2014 7:24:37 AM PST · by w1n1 · 6 replies
    nssf ^ | 11/20/2014 | NSSF
    According to the National Shooting Sports Foundation in their recent data observation. There are more younger females getting into target shooting than the traditional established shooters. You can see the rest of this infograph here.
  • 10 more reasons I’m sooo glad I didn’t vote for Obama

    11/19/2014 2:57:03 PM PST · by grundle · 2 replies
    wordpress ^ | November 19, 2014 | Dan from Squirrel Hill
    Dan from Squirrel Hill's Blog 10 more reasons I’m sooo glad I didn’t vote for Obama The complete list can be found at http://danfromsquirrelhill.wordpress.com/2013/08/15/obama-252/Here are the new entries:885) Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber said Obamacare was passed due to “lack of transparency” and “the stupidity of the American voter”In October 2013, Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber said:“This bill was written in a tortured way to make sure CBO did not score the mandate as taxes. If CBO [Congressional Budget Office] scored the mandate as taxes, the bill dies. Okay, so it’s written to do that. In terms of risk rated subsidies, if you...
  • Reflections on Beer, Billboards, and Bargaining at the University of Illinois

    11/19/2014 9:19:18 AM PST · by jfd1776 · 5 replies
    Illinois Review ^ | November 19, 2014 A.D. | John F. Di Leo
    Coors Light is the official beer of the Fighting Illini. This doesn’t necessarily mean that Coors Light was voted on by the student body of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, or that the school’s sports teams drink the stuff at halftime or wear its logo on their cars. No, just like dozens of other products from soft drinks to gym shoes, it means that the company signed a sponsorship deal with the University of Illinois. Now, I don’t know how you feel about it, but with the cost of college skyrocketing, I’m inclined to think that almost any revenue...
  • End of communism not good for Catholicism?

    11/19/2014 7:35:12 AM PST · by juliosevero · 7 replies
    Last Days Watchman ^ | Julio Severo
    End of communism not good for Catholicism? Brazil and its large Catholic population are prisoners of socialism, but the Vatican has been worried (for about 1,000 years!) about the Orthodox Church By Julio Severo While the world is celebrating the end of communist tyranny in Europe, its end was not all positive for Catholicism, a senior Vatican official indicated on Monday. According to Reuters through WorldNetDaily, the Catholic official thinks the fall of the Berlin Wall 25 years ago brought religious tensions between Rome and Russia back to the surface. These tensions are much older than the Soviet Union....
  • Kiev Effectively Cedes East Ukraine to Separatists;...

    11/17/2014 7:08:05 AM PST · by Rusty0604 · 2 replies
    Mish's Global Economic Trend Analysis ^ | 11/16/2014 | Mish Shedlock
    Last week, the government in Ukraine cut off pensions benefits to residents of rebel-held areas until such time as these areas return to Ukrainian control. Yesterday, in yet another scorched-earth policy move, president Petro Poroshenko announced Ukraine Rebel Areas to Lose State Services. Ukraine's president has ordered the withdrawal of all state services, including funding for hospitals and schools, from rebel-held areas. Mr Poroshenko's ruling says all state companies and institutions should end their work in the Donetsk and Luhansk regions within a week. It also says Ukraine's central bank is to close down all banking services - including card...
  • The Last Great Message of Myles Munroe on the Gay Agenda

    11/17/2014 7:01:08 AM PST · by juliosevero · 6 replies
    Last Days Watchman ^ | Julio Severo
    “Homosexuality is Unnatural”: The Last Great Message of Myles Munroe on the Gay Agenda By Julio Severo Two months before being killed in a plane crash November 9, motivational preacher Myles Munroe wrote a press release against a gay parade in his home country, The Bahamas — a so powerful message that the English secular media have mentioned it in their reporting about his death. In an article entitled “Myles Munroe: Preacher who outraged many with his views on women and gays,” the British paper The Independent said, In September Munroe again stirred controversy at home, following a gay...
  • Lumbersexuals: Your Beard Doesn’t Make You Masculine

    11/17/2014 4:43:47 AM PST · by LeoMcNeil · 97 replies
    Have you noticed men wearing extremely long Civil War style beards lately? The so-called lumbersexual is essentially engaging in a pop-culture extreme overreaction to the metrosexual. You’ll recall the metrosexuals are generally straight men who spend an excessive amount of time on grooming and their clothes. In some ways the metrosexual mirrors certain aspects of the homosexual culture in this regard. The lumbersexual, in extreme overreaction to the metrosexual, has decided that the beard is the height of masculinity and demonstrate that masculinity in extreme manner. Both the metrosexual and the lumbersexual are just following the crowd, very few of...
  • Matt Walsh Deserves Black Thanksgiving

    11/17/2014 4:04:01 AM PST · by lifeofgrace · 21 replies
    Charting Course ^ | 11/15/2014 | Steve Berman
    Matt Walsh takes on Thanksgiving.  Thanksgiving 1, Matt 0.  Here’s the play by play. Matt says that stores like Macy’s, J.C. Penney, Best Buy, Kohl’s, Sears and Target (he calls them godless, anti-American) have ruined Thanksgiving by moving their opening times to Thursday afternoon versus the traditional Black Friday midnight madness.  He further sins by mistaking J.C. Penney as J.C. Penny’s, only proving further that in the halls of retail Valhalla, Matt really belongs in Helheim.  The man obviously doesn’t know his cufflinks from his garters. He reserves his special venom for Kmart (who owns Sears), which will keep its...
  • Armed American Radio (11-16-14)

    11/16/2014 1:06:34 PM PST · by RandallFlagg · 3 replies
    Armed American Radio ^ | 11-16-14 | RandallFlagg
    The Armed American Radio broadcast with Mark Walters is on every Sunday 8PM Eastern, 5PM Pacific. Coming to you live from the Crossbreed Holsters Studio. Find AAR on your local stationFacebookListen LiveThe AAR iTunes podcasts are usually available the following Monday Are you sad because the GunTalk radio show with the awesome Tom Gresham ended it's last few minutes, and you have to wait a week for another firearms-related radio show to appear so you can listen? Do you crave to hear from the experts across the nation about our current problems regarding twisted politicians inflicting their anti-gun agendas on...
  • UAE designates CAIR a terrorist group

    11/16/2014 8:19:58 AM PST · by Rusty0604 · 5 replies
    Legal Insurrection ^ | 11/16/2014 | William A. Jacobson
    The Council on American-Islamic Relations is the hyper-aggressive group which designates almost anyone critical even of radical Islam as “Islamophobic.” CAIR has done more than any group, except perhaps the Southern Poverty Law Center, at chilling speech on topics of national and international concern. CAIR also is a key component of the Democratic Party coalition, using its media savvy to demonize opponents. I wonder how CAIR is going to wiggle out of being designated by the United Arab Emirates as a terrorist group? Is the UAE “Islamophobic”? Rosie Gray at Buzzfeed Reports: The United Arab Emirates has listed two American...
  • One Man Found a Mysterious Box in a Dumpster – What was in it was Absolutely Baffling

    11/15/2014 11:18:16 PM PST · by Enlightened1 · 60 replies
    One Man Found a Mysterious Box in a Dumpster – What was in it was Absolutely Baffling... -The box was handmade from wood, fit with hinges, a handle and a pair of locks. -From what was written here, it appears that the author had an experience that was definitely not from here. -A hand-drawn table of the elements. -This patent is not filed with the United States Patent Office – but the drawings are remarkably detailed. But this is not the weirdest part… -Oddly, this map shows air travel routes. - lot of the maps are hand-drawn with a “center”...
  • American Left Hates Julio Severo!

    11/15/2014 8:49:24 AM PST · by juliosevero · 5 replies
    Last Days Watchman ^ | Julio Severo
    American Left Hates Julio Severo! The Right Wing Watch, a major American socialist group, just said today: “Finally, BarbWire continues to serve as the leading outlet for virulently anti-gay columnists like Julio Severo: ‘If Sodom gave the world an untrained and unsophisticated homosexual militancy, America can be proud that she has surpassed Sodom, by giving the world an aggressive, trained and sophisticated homosexual militancy.’” (https://archive.today/Rga0c) Wow! To talk about how America has surpassed Sodom is now to be “virulently anti-gay”! Today in America, if you are not “virulently pro-gay,” you are labeled the contrary. By the way, BarbWire is...
  • Washington, D.C.: The Seat of the Immoral World Government

    11/13/2014 2:50:10 PM PST · by juliosevero · 5 replies
    Last Days Watchman ^ | Julio Severo
    Washington, D.C.: The Seat of the Immoral World Government By Julio Severo While I am writing about the U.S. government as the seat of the immoral world government, the U.S. Department of State and USAID are hosting the third Conference to Advance the Human Rights of and Promote Inclusive Development for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Persons on November 12-14, in Washington, D.C. Leading U.S. government officials are speaking at the event. The conference is bringing together government officials, private funders, business leaders, scholars and homosexual activists from more than 30 countries to increase coordination, cooperation and resources...
  • ISIS Unveils Its New Gold-Backed Currency To Remove Itself From "The Oppressors' Money System"

    11/13/2014 8:32:33 AM PST · by Rusty0604 · 45 replies
    Zerohedge ^ | 11/13/2014 | Tyler Durden
    . It appears the rumors are true. Islamic State is set to become the only 'state' to back its currency with gold (silver and copper) as it unveils the new coins that will be used in an attempt to solidify its makeshift caliphate. ISIS says the new currency will take the group out of "the oppressors' money system." As Zaid Benjamin notes, ISIS releases details of its new currancy with golden 1 & 5 dinar, silver 1, 5, 10 dirham and copper 10 & 20 fils It seems Alan Greenspan may have been on to something after all... "Remember what...
  • Time for Knife Control?

    11/12/2014 9:36:02 AM PST · by w1n1 · 21 replies
    wsj ^ | 11/12/2014 | Sean Davis
    According to the FBI knives were used to kill more than rifles and shotguns. Here's an excerpt from Sean Davis article on this. In 2013, knives or other cutting instruments were used to kill 1,490 victims. In contrast, rifles were the cause of death of 285 murder victims. Shotguns were used in 308 murders. The 2013 numbers are even more interesting when you compare them to data from 2003, the last year in which the 1994 federal “assault weapon” ban was in effect. See the rest of the story here.
  • Vladimir Putin: Person of the Year in U.S. Gay Magazine

    11/11/2014 3:08:54 PM PST · by juliosevero · 16 replies
    Last Days Watchman ^ | Julio Severo
    Vladimir Putin: Person of the Year in U.S. Gay Magazine By Julio Severo The Advocate, the oldest homosexual magazine in the U.S., has sarcastically announced that its 2014 Person of the Year is Vladimir Putin, seen by Patheos, an American atheist website, as “the horrifically homophobic president of Russia and a committed opponent of all things pro-LGBT.” The magazine cover even illustrates the Russian president as Adolf Hitler. The Advocate got a lot of attention last year when it made Pope Francis its Person of the Year because of his less conservative comments on homosexual issues. In no way...
  • Happy Veterans Day

    11/11/2014 9:55:59 AM PST · by The Looking Spoon · 11 replies
    CRASHR ^ | 11-11-14 | The Looking Spoon
    Thank you to all you Veterans out there!
  • Went to a rodeo last weekend and this image popped into my head...

    11/10/2014 3:15:13 PM PST · by The Looking Spoon · 33 replies
    CRASHR ^ | 11-10-14 | The Looking Spoon
    I kind of like how it turned out..
  • Armed American Radio (11-9-14)

    11/09/2014 4:41:15 PM PST · by RandallFlagg · 9 replies
    Armed American Radio ^ | 11-9-14 | RandallFlagg
    The Armed American Radio broadcast with Mark Walters is on every Sunday 8PM Eastern, 5PM Pacific. Coming to you live from the Crossbreed Holsters Studio. Find AAR on your local stationFacebookListen LiveThe AAR iTunes podcasts are usually available the following Monday Are you sad because the GunTalk radio show with the awesome Tom Gresham ended it's last few minutes, and you have to wait a week for another firearms-related radio show to appear so you can listen? Do you crave to hear from the experts across the nation about our current problems regarding twisted politicians inflicting their anti-gun agendas on...
  • Pope Francis, hatred of truth, and the vocation to defend life

    11/09/2014 3:38:35 PM PST · by cleghornboy · 1 replies
    La Salette Journey ^ | November 9, 2014 | Paul Melanson
    Today there is a demand for sex without love, for a licentiousness in sex which has wrought a heartless society in which individuals do not care for anyone but themselves. The fruit of this demonic theology is the slaughter through abortion and euthanasia of human beings created in the Imago Dei. It is a theology of violence which is rooted in hatred of truth. For at the heart of immorality is falsity, the hatred of truth. Fr. Vincent P. Miceli, in an essay entitled "The Taproot of Violence," explains: "...violence entered creation from the rebellion of Lucifer. This rebellion arose...
  • EXCLUSIVE: A .44 Magnum Scandium Lope

    11/09/2014 12:33:59 PM PST · by lbryce · 84 replies
    American Handgunner ^ | November 9, 2014 | Sam Fandala
    Garrett’s heavy .44 Magnum load proved exceptionally effective, going through-and-through breaking both shoulders of the pronghorn. Sometimes what we hunt with is almost as important (and often more interesting) than what we hunt. “You won’t see a trophy buck antelope in the unit, Sam.” That’s what Tracy told me. As a full-time professional government hunter he should know. After all, he lives day by day in the region. But undying optimism had me looking for that “big boy” anyway. I won’t say how many bucks I ended up studying under 12X magnification. Might sound a bit unbelievable. But of course...
  • Leftists Are Hateful Children

    11/09/2014 11:49:55 AM PST · by Clintonfatigued · 22 replies
    Uncle Bob's Treehouse ^ | August 1, 2014 | Bob Wallace
    I operate on the assumption that leftists are four years old emotionally, and as such they are narcissistic: they perceive things as either all-good or all-bad. Let's take the leftist hatred of Christianity, which they see as the most horrible thing in the world. Why can they not see what Islam is? Because they can only perceive everything as good or bad, with nothing in-between. So if Christianity is evil ("spook in the sky," etc.) then Islam has to be good. I think it's just that simple. Right now leftists are overwhelmingly for open borders ("It's for the children"). But...
  • 'Interstellar,' 'Big Hero 6' on Track for $50-Million-Plus This Weekend

    Christopher Nolan's Interstellar took first place on Friday, though family moviegoers should drive Disney Animation's Big Hero 6 to a weekend win. After two days in limited release, Interstellar expanded to 3,561 locations and earned an estimated $17 million. That's well below Inception's $21.8 million debut, though it is at least roughly on par with Gravity's $17.5 million start last year. Interstellar's audience was split evenly between men (52 percent) and women, and skewed much older (75 percent were at least 25 years of age). They awarded the movie a "B+" CinemaScore, which is in line with Inception.
  • Vladimir Putin: "World Is at Historic Turning Point"

    Russian President Vladimir Putin delivered what was perhaps his most important speech, and definitely his most direct criticism of the West, at the Valdai Conference in Sochi on October 24. One independent analyst called it “the most important political speech since Churchill’s ‘Iron Curtain’ speech of March 5, 1946.” Another called it “epochal,” and a “marker of the end of the U.S.’s brief period as the one big, unchallenged bully on the block.” Another labeled the speech “a precursor to World War iii.” Yet the mainstream Western media largely ignored the speech, instead focusing that day on America’s midterm elections,...
  • Mitch is on borrowed time: Early look at ’16 Senate map shows great chance for Dems

    11/07/2014 4:31:45 AM PST · by Duke C. · 54 replies
    Salon ^ | Nov. 6.2014 | Jim Newell
    The silver lining of all silver linings for Democrats heading into Tuesday’s blood bath was that the 2016 Senate battleground map would “flip.” Since there were only like ~2 total silver linings, that’s not saying a whole lot. But it’s true that Republicans will be defending 24 Senate seats to the Democrats’ 10 in the next cycle — a presidential cycle, when Democrats actually bother voting.