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  • "I'm shouting a warning as loud as I can - Humans are a catastrophe for the Earth"

    11/30/2015 5:51:22 PM PST · by rickmichaels · 16 replies
    National Post ^ | Nov. 30, 2015 | India Sturgis, The Telegraph
    Thirty years ago, Louie Psihoyos watched as two young children were killed a few steps in front of him. On a blue-sky day near a market in Perkiomen, Pennsylvania, he noticed a family walking hand-in-hand beside the road ahead. A large van swept past and he saw that one of its giant wing mirrors would hit one of the children as it tore past. Psihoyos shouted, but it was too little too late. Both children were dragged beneath the van's wheels and crushed. "They died right in front of me," says the 58-year-old, Oscar-winning filmmaker, his moss-green eyes stretching in...
  • If you're still confusing "all-wheel drive" with "magic brakes," here's a reality check

    11/30/2015 5:40:43 PM PST · by rickmichaels · 26 replies
    driving.ca ^ | Nov. 30, 2015 | Lorraine Sommerfeld
    "SUV lost control, drove into oncoming traffic," ran the recent headline. Pretty amazing SUV, if you ask me, that it can come unmoored from its pinnings in some driveway or parking lot and make its way onto the roadway, and then lose control. Unless we get to quote Stephen King from his novel Christine, can we please get back to understanding that cars don't lose (or take) control and kill people? For the purists, there is a slight chance of a mechanical defect occurring, but don't put your money on that. It's driver error; I'm sure by now everybody is...
  • Russia's attempts to intervene in the Syrian war have fallen flat

    11/30/2015 5:33:01 PM PST · by rickmichaels · 21 replies
    National Post ^ | Nov. 30, 2015 | National Post
    In past weeks, shocking terrorist attacks have rattled nations in both Western and Eastern Europe. The spectacular Islamic State assault on Paris brought the Syrian conflict to the West's doorstep, while in Egypt, the destruction of a Russian civilian airliner by an ISIL-planted bomb harkened back to the chaotic days of the Chechen conflict. In the wake of such events, the leaders of both countries, already militarily involved in Syria and Iraq, have entertained the idea of greater co-operation - Francois Hollande even visited Moscow last week. Russia has said it hopes to assemble what Vladimir Putin has termed a...
  • "Ain't She Sweet?" classic flapper '20s song Harry Bidgood & His Broadcasters ( 1927)

    11/29/2015 10:21:54 PM PST · by Arthur McGowan · 12 replies
    YouTube ^ | 29 Nov 1927 | Harry Bidgood
    "Ain't She Sweet?" is played by Harry Bidgood & His Broadcasters on Broadcast 129, recorded on May 11, 1927.
  • Aaron Gardner - Colorado Police cannot confirm "baby part" quote from Dear

    11/29/2015 11:46:42 AM PST · by Perdogg · 22 replies
    Called COS-JIC and they could not confirm "baby parts" comment and reminded that for official information go to them. #COSshooting— Aaron Gardner (@Aaron_RS) November 29, 2015
  • "Savoy Christmas Medley" Debroy Somers Band from 1929

    11/29/2015 10:40:13 AM PST · by Arthur McGowan · 3 replies
    YouTube ^ | 1929 | Debroy Somers
    "Savoy Christmas Medley" is played by the Debroy Somers Band (a British dance band).
  • Woman Arrested for Challenging Denny’s Hypocritical All-You-Can-Eat Pancake Policy

    11/29/2015 5:10:09 AM PST · by logi_cal869 · 55 replies
    NY Mag ^ | 11/16/2015 | Jessica Roy
    One brave woman in Illinois was arrested last week for standing up for herself in the face of tyranny. Pancake tyranny. Denny's customer Natasha West was sharing an innocent plate of all-you-can-eat pancakes with her friends when a waitress approached her and told her that wasn't allowed. Instead of backing down, West decided to defend her right to share pancakes. Unfortunately, she dodged the check (not cool) and tried to hit the waitress (super not cool) and was subsequently arrested. Some people are just exceedingly passionate about breakfast foods.
  • Candidates! A war on scammers is needed!!!

    11/29/2015 3:52:06 AM PST · by Paul R. · 41 replies
    Me | 11/29/15 | Me
    A new issue for your favorite candidate? Recently, a very dear elderly (mid-80's) relative was scammed for over @30k. This was her entire savings, plus she's now about $8k in debt. Her financial situation was precarious anyway. Her income is very limited, so she has no way to "recover". Worse, almost all her income goes away if her ex-husband dies (which may be one reason she ignored all the red flags.) Additionally, there were / are all sorts of other repercussions including her bank forcing her to close her accounts abruptly, causing even more problems (checks bouncing, etc.) (The bank's...
  • Abe Lyman "What Have We Got To Do Tonight But Dance?" on Brunswick 6094 (1931)

    11/29/2015 1:02:30 AM PST · by Arthur McGowan · 7 replies
    YouTube ^ | 1931 | Abe Lyman
    Abe Lyman & His Orchestra plays "What Have We Got To Do Tonight But Dance?" on Brunswick 6094, recorded on March 30, 1931.
  • Amazon prime vs Netflix: need opinions on which (or neither)

    11/28/2015 4:35:16 PM PST · by spacejunkie2001 · 107 replies
    11/28/15 | me
    I currently have netflix for both dvds and streaming. Streaming doesn't seem to have alot of choices. Was thinking about signing up for Amazon Prime. I currently get my kindle books and vitamins there. Anyone here have input on the diff between AP and NF and if one is better than the other? Thanks!
  • Pat Harrington, Jr. (Schneider on "One Day At A Time") succumbing to Alzheimer's disease

    11/28/2015 2:25:04 PM PST · by lowbridge · 24 replies
    facebook ^ | november 28, 2015 | Tres Harrington
    From his Daughter Tres: It is with a broken heart that my father is succumbing to Alzheimer's. After falling three weeks ago, a small hemmorage in his brain, and three weeks of hospital/nursing home, he is mentally and physically disintegrating. I weep, knowing he is not long on this earthly plane; cussing at him today to get him to open his mouth to eat the pureed food, as his swallowing mechanism isn't functioning so well, but then alas, he opens his mouth for ice cream... I break down, laying my head on his chest, and the first sign of recognition,...
  • Freeper Reading List (Please add your Suggestions)

    11/28/2015 10:20:40 AM PST · by SamAdams76 · 72 replies
    I know there have been similar lists in the past but would like to start a new thread with a focus on NEW books but feel free to throw in an old classic as well. My reading has really increased over the past year since I switched to Kindle and now spend two hours a day commuting to Manhattan by train. I've actually punched through most of my reading list and I'm looking for some more books to add to it. So I'm looking for Freepers to turn me (and others) on to some good reading. Currently I'm re-reading Winston...
  • Guide to growing up gay accused of suggesting 'pedophile kind of behaviour' by parents

    11/28/2015 6:48:20 AM PST · by rickmichaels · 28 replies
    National Post ^ | Nov. 27, 2015 | Sadaf Ahsan
    Author James Dawson has received backlash from parents for his guide to growing up LGBT, This Book Is Gay, claiming they no longer feel comfortable taking their children to the library if his book is on the shelves, reports The Guardian. In Wasilla, Alaska, after a 10-year-old boy picked up the book from the juvenile non-fiction section of the public library, his mother was "shocked to find it contained frank drawings and descriptions of gay sex acts inside". The mother launched an appeal after she was told by the local librarian that it was appropriately shelved, leading to dozens of...
  • Republican Trump drops 12 percentage points in poll: Reuters/Ipsos

    11/27/2015 5:43:04 PM PST · by ObozoMustGo2012 · 59 replies
    Reuters ^ | Alana Wise
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. presidential hopeful Donald Trump's support among Republicans has dropped 12 points in less than a week, marking the real estate mogul's biggest decline since he vaulted to the top of the field in July, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll. Trump was the favorite of 31 percent of Republicans in a rolling poll in the five days ended on Nov. 27. That was down from a peak of 43 percent registered on Nov. 22. The dip follows criticism of Trump for comments he made in the aftermath of the Nov. 13 Paris attacks that killed 130 people and...
  • Two people, dog saved from rushing waters in McKinney

    11/27/2015 3:45:57 PM PST · by Amntn · 4 replies
    McKinney Courier Gazette ^ | 11/27/15 | Chris Beattie
    Two residents and a dog were saved from potentially dangerous rushing water situations early Friday morning in McKinney. Shortly after 3 a.m., emergency personnel were dispatched to find a man trapped in a tree off Eldorado Parkway near College Street. Rushing water had swept up the man, whom authorities did not identify, and his dog. The man called 911 from the tree, unsure of his exact location but relaying to dispatchers that he was scared the water would overtake him and he'd lose service to his phone, according to Stacie Durham, spokeswoman for the McKinney Fire Department.

    11/27/2015 10:28:13 AM PST · by al baby · 2 replies
    Self | Today | Me
    All donations matter big and small I can't think of a better Black Friday value than a donation to Free Republic
  • The Miracle of Squanto’s Path to Plymouth

    11/27/2015 4:42:05 AM PST · by afraidfortherepublic · 39 replies
    Wall Street Journal ^ | 11-24-15 | Eric Metaxas
    The Thanksgiving tale of the Pilgrims and the Indian has an astonishing, less well-known back story. The story of how the Pilgrims arrived at our shores on the Mayflower—and how a friendly Patuxet native named Squanto showed them how to plant corn, using fish as fertilizer—is well-known. But Squanto’s full story is not, as National Geographic’s new Thanksgiving miniseries, “Saints & Strangers,” shows. That might be because some details of Squanto’s life are in dispute. The important ones are not, however. His story is astonishing, even raising profound questions about God’s role in American history. Every Thanksgiving we remember that,...
  • They knew the exact time and the exact place

    11/26/2015 6:22:58 PM PST · by Fred Nerks · 101 replies
    MailOnLine ^ | 27 Novemer 2015 | Corey Charlton
    Putin accuses US of leaking flight path of doomed jet to Turkey... as his fearsome anti-aircraft missiles roll into Syria Putin has accused the U.S. of being complicit in the destruction of its jet The Russian jet was downed by Turkey after it entered Turkish airspace He claimed Russia gave the U.S. the flight path data for the doomed aircraft This was either leaked or it does not control what its allies are doing Meanwhile, today Russia's fearsome S-400 missile systems arrived in Syria Putin has also agreed to coordinate airstrikes with France against ISIS Russian president Vladimir Putin has...
  • The best show on Television, Effa Footsball

    11/26/2015 4:38:27 PM PST · by mylife · 8 replies
    Fx ^ | 11/24/2015 | Coen brothers
    Ohh, I have Dodd Gerhard in the trunk of my car.... You interested?
  • World’s poorest hit hard as climate-related disasters put food security, jobs at risk: UN

    11/26/2015 3:04:23 PM PST · by rickmichaels · 30 replies
    Globe & Mail ^ | Nov. 26, 2015 | Eric Reguly
    Natural disasters triggered by climate change are increasing in frequency and hitting farmers in the developing world especially hard, threatening food security and employment in the poorest regions, the United Nations said in a new report. The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) report, called Impact of Disasters on Agriculture and Food Security, was released Thursday, four days before the official start of the Paris climate-change conference, where the developing world will seek hundreds of billions of dollars in funding from wealthy countries to adapt to, and overcome losses from, potentially catastrophic climate change. Concerns that climate-related losses could rise...
  • 'It was a massacre': Native Americans reveal how they REALLY feel about Thanksgiving(BARF ALERT)

    11/26/2015 12:22:48 PM PST · by Jacob Kell · 71 replies
    The Dailymail.com ^ | 26 November 2015 | By Erica Tempesta and Valerie Siebert For Dailymail.com
    The celebration of Thanksgiving may be a beloved tradition, but one group of Native Americans has revealed what the holiday really means to them in a moving video series that dispels the historical inaccuracies and stereotypes associated with their culture. As part of Cut.com's One Word video series, a group of men and women from the Native American community have shared their thoughts on the words: Thanksgiving, Christopher Columbus, reservation and redskins. And while many of the men and women agree that the 'redskins' is an 'offensive' and 'racist' term, the group shared different opinions about what it means to...
  • ("BRAAIINZ!") Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing Human Brains from Medical Museum

    11/26/2015 10:13:42 AM PST · by DogByte6RER · 17 replies
    New York Post ^ | November 26, 2015 | Ruters
    Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing Human Brains from Medical Museum A 23-year-old Indiana man pleaded guilty on Wednesday to breaking into a medical museum and stealing preserved human brains and other tissue that he then sold online, authorities said. David Charles, of Indianapolis, pleaded guilty to six charges including receiving stolen property, and burglary in a Marion County court where Magistrate Amy Barbar sentenced him to one year of home detention and two years of probation, county prosecutor spokesman Anthony Deer said. Charles on multiple occasions broke into the Indiana Medical History Museum to steal jars of brains and other...
  • 500 Smith & Wesson vs Frozen Turkeys

    11/26/2015 8:35:33 AM PST · by MtnClimber · 24 replies
    Bearing Arms ^ | 23 Nov, 2015 | Bob Owens
    One .500 Smith & Wesson Magnum. One Underwood Ammunition bullet loaded with a 350-grain Xtreme Penetrator bullet moving at roughly 1,850 feet per second. Five frozen turkeys. Sounds like fun! Video at link.
  • "World's Oldest" Cognac Opened in Poland

    11/26/2015 8:23:52 AM PST · by DogByte6RER · 25 replies
    The Spirits Business ^ | 26th November, 2015 | Kristiane Sherry
    "World's Oldest" Cognac Opened in Poland What is thought to be the world's oldest Cognac sold at auction was opened in Poland recently to inaugurate a partnership between a Swiss watchmaker and a corporate collector. The Gautier Cognac was purchased by collector Wealth Solutions in 2014 during an auction of rare wines and liquors organised by Bonhams Fine Art Auctioneers & Valuers in New York. The bottle itself dates back to 1762 and was recognised as the oldest Cognac sold at public auction to-date when it went under the hammer. It was opened during a ceremony to mark the partnership...
  • The Blood of Jesus I'd Rather Have

    11/26/2015 2:41:04 AM PST · by Revski · 4 replies
    Revski (o7jimmy) Youtube Ministy ^ | 11/26/2015 | Revski (o7jimmy)
    With my mandolin I play and sing the hymn, Nothing But The Blood, and the second hymn, I sing A-Capella the song, I'd Rather Have Jesus, in my back yard. This song was on my heart and I wanted to sing it to you and if you listen I know you will be Blessed. The music for that tune was composed in 1939 by George Beverly Shea, the renowned gospel singer. Shea was still performing almost up to the time of his death in 2013 at the age of 104. Thanks for watching and I wish a Happy and Peaceful...
  • UK: Man carrying pigs' heads threatens to 'desecrate mosques' after Paris attacks

    11/25/2015 6:25:53 PM PST · by rickmichaels · 20 replies
    Daily Star ^ | Nov. 25, 2015 | Chris Summers
    The man walked into a butcher's shop in Armley, Leeds, and asked to buy a large number of pigs' heads and trotters so he could "desecrate as many mosques as possible". Pig meat - including bacon - is frowned upon by Muslims, who consider pigs unclean. The incident is one of a number of Islamophobic incidents reported in the wake of the Paris attacks, in which 130 people were killed by Islamist extremists. Kauser Jan, chair of the Leeds Muslim Community Safety Forum, said: "I was contacted by a councillor who had been called by a butcher in Armley."
  • Not Just Christmas--Liberals Plan to Ruin Your Thanksgiving Too!

    11/25/2015 2:10:09 PM PST · by Benny Huang · 27 replies
    Patriot Update ^ | November 26, 2013 | Benny Huang
    Note: This "Thanksgiving classic" first appeared in 2013 but is well worth a review. American tradition sets aside every fourth Thursday in November as a time for people to thank God for their blessings, eat too much, and toss the football around. Liberals have started a new tradition in recent years that I don’t like nearly as much—pushing their political agenda at the dinner table. In days gone by, civility dictated that politics was not on the menu. But no longer! Liberals now consider Thanksgiving the perfect opportunity to get preachy with their loved ones. The White House-affiliated Organizing for...
  • Justin Trudeau meets Queen in London

    11/25/2015 1:56:50 PM PST · by Dartman · 18 replies
    The Toronto Sun ^ | Nov.25/15 | Bruce Cheadle
    LONDON -- Justin Trudeau has reacquainted himself with the Queen, this time as the prime minister of Canada rather than the son of Canada's parliamentary leader. Trudeau, making his second whirlwind tour on the international summit circuit in as many weeks, is at Buckingham Palace. Trudeau is travelling with his wife, Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau, and two of their three youngsters, Ella-Grace and Hadrien, are along for the trip. The Queen also met Sophie and the two youngest Trudeau children. Afterwards, Trudeau is set to deliver a speech at Canada House in Trafalgar Square, followed by a sit-down with Prime Minister David...
  • Putin gets caught waging one too many wars

    11/25/2015 12:56:25 PM PST · by rickmichaels · 16 replies
    National Post ^ | Nov. 24, 2015 | Leonid Bershidsky
    Has Vladimir Putin finally overreached? The Russian president is confronting several simultaneous crises. Over the weekend, Ukrainian activists blew up high-voltage transmission towers and cut off electricity supplies to Russian-held Crimea. In St. Petersburg, his home city, on Tuesday a column of 600 heavy trucks was crawling toward the city government building to protest tolls on Russian roads (a son of a close Putin friend has a financial interest in the system). And on the Turkey-Syria border, the Turkish air force downed a Russian bomber. After annexing Crimea and fomenting unrest in eastern Ukraine, stamping out domestic opposition, deploying his...
  • At 9:24 a.m. Tuesday, the Turks had finally had enough...

    11/25/2015 12:34:26 PM PST · by rickmichaels · 44 replies
    National Post ^ | Nov. 25, 2015 | Lauren Williams and Roland Oliphant, The Telegraph
    The dogfight did not come out of the blue. For days, Russian jets had been roaring along the Turkish border, bombing the hills on the Syrian side in support of an Assad regime attack on rebel forces. Around 9 a.m. local time Tuesday, the Turks decided they had had enough. As two Sukhoi-24 fighter bombers flew over a spit of Turkish territory that juts into Syria, they scrambled two of their own fighters and issued warnings. The Turkish jets, F-16s sold to Ankara by their close NATO allies the United States, engaged and shot down one of the SU-24s. The...
  • WATCH: Heidelberg Spar Upended in Gulf of Mexico

    11/25/2015 6:16:07 AM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 12 replies
    gcaptain.com ^ | November 24, 2015 | Mike Schuler
    Anadarko's Heidelberg Spar has made the 400 mile trip from Ingleside, Texas to its new home at the Green Canyon 859 block in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico, where it has now been upended.
  • [Vanity] Lunch with Santa

    11/24/2015 11:20:51 PM PST · by TBP · 7 replies
    Observation | Me
    The firehouse near us has a sign out promoting "Lunch With Santa". What are the serving, ho-ho-hoagies?
  • Searching for the Original 9-11-2001 Thread

    11/24/2015 9:22:11 PM PST · by abigkahuna · 51 replies
    Vanity | Nov 24 2015 | abigkahuna
    I am searching for the original threads on September 11th. I have a couple bookmarked. The reason I am searching is that perhaps there were contemporary posts at the time Muslims were scene celebrating the destruction of the Twin Towers within those threads. There might even be video links involved, though no doubt dead links by now. Who knows? Thanks for the help. It is interesting to read the real time posts of that day...
  • Trump's Appeal as American as Andrew Jackson

    11/24/2015 2:03:10 PM PST · by freddy005 · 25 replies
    Real Clear Politics ^ | 11/24/15 | Rich Lowry
    Trump's Appeal as American as Andrew Jackson After the Paris attack, conventional wisdom held that Republican voters would finally turn away from political outsiders and reward candidates representing sobriety and experience. No one stopped to consider that, actually, voters might be drawn to the guy who memorably said of ISIS that he would “bomb the [expletive] out of them.” Not only has Donald Trump not been hurt by Paris, he has bumped up in the aftermath (Ben Carson, on the other hand, has indeed dropped). The cliché about Trump is that he’s defying the laws of political gravity. If Trump...
  • VIDEO: Street Thugs Harass Homeless Man… Seconds Later, They’re Asleep On Concrete Bed

    11/24/2015 1:18:57 PM PST · by lowbridge · 27 replies
    conservativetribune.com ^ | november 18, 2015 | Davis
    One such video showed two men harassing a homeless man on the street outside a restaurant. The men let loose an impressive string of insults at the homeless man. "What's your name, b**** a** n*****?" said one of the gentlemen, obviously a skilled linguist. The homeless man eventually got up and walked away, which was admirable. One can only imagine the amount of self-restraint required to keep from smashing those thugs' faces in. However our story didn't end there. Another man walked up and confronted the two thugs. After conversing with them, he promptly punches the lead thug in the...
  • Thanksgiving with black or white families - Twitter

    11/24/2015 11:20:01 AM PST · by Yaelle · 27 replies
    Twitter ^ | 11/24/2015 | Self
    I'd like to hear fellow FReeper comments on this current Twitter phenomenon. It seems to be a strong spotlight on what is wrong with race relations in this country right now. There is a hashtag trending right now, #Thanksgivingwithblackfamilies. It's everything warm and funny and self-deprecating. It's a joy to read and see the funny meme photo or gif choices for their tweets. There are even comments from people about how much they love their people and their families. I am white but it's somehow relatable to me anyway and I really enjoyed reading this hashtag. Themes to the tweets...
  • Muslim man sends a message against ISIS for the Paris Attacks

    11/24/2015 9:19:37 AM PST · by Bikkuri · 11 replies
    LiveLeak ^ | Nov-16-2015 | KushKingBootyBling
    Muslim Guy shows his support for France and absolutely hated what ISIS did to Paris.
  • Percival Mackey & His Band "Mercenary Mary Selections" on UK Columbia 9062 (1925)

    11/23/2015 9:22:06 PM PST · by Arthur McGowan
    YouTube ^ | 1925 | Percival Mackey
    Percival Mackey & His Band plays "Mercenary Mary Selections" on UK Columbia 9062, issued in 1925. Mercenary Mary is a musical comedy with book and lyrics by William B. Friedlander & Isabel Leighton. Music is by Con Conrad & William B. Friedlander. The show was more popular in England than in America. The New York opening was at the Longacre Theatre on April 13, 1925. It closed in New York after 136 performances. In England it opened at the London Hippodrome on October 7, 1925, running for 262 performances.
  • Oh yes: Romney leads Trump 31/15 in New Hampshire poll

    11/23/2015 10:31:09 AM PST · by Signalman · 27 replies
    Hot Air ^ | 11/23/2015 | AllahPundit
    Given that the deadline to file for the New Hampshire ballot was three days ago, I’m not sure why the Globe felt this was necessary. Maybe they wanted to show people how soft Trump’s support in the state really is, despite all of the polls there showing him leading? If so, it would have been nice to make that point when Romney was still viable as a potential candidate. Right now, looking at Rubio’s relative weakness in New Hampshire, I’ll bet a lot of establishmentarians who are worried about Trumpmentum would think hard about Romney 3.0 as a last-ditch bid...
  • "Man in the High Castle:" major plot departure and spoilers (entire first season)

    11/23/2015 9:02:19 AM PST · by pabianice · 14 replies
    I watched with great interest Amazon's "The Man in the High Castle," a novel of Philip Dick's that I read in the 1970s. The series is very well produced and grimly done, but in the 10th episode the plot shifts radically. We "binge watched" all 10 episodes over the weekend. In the novel, the Axis won WW II and they rule the world. In the TV version, there are alternate realities, one in which the Axis rules and one which is our world. The final several minutes of the 10th episode show one of the main characters coming into our...
  • EXCLUSIVE: 150 on flight from Mexico allowed to skip customs, leave JFK airport

    11/23/2015 5:34:47 AM PST · by wtd · 44 replies
    New York Daily News ^ | November 23, 2015 | Brian Niemietz, Victoria Bekiempis
    EXCLUSIVE: 150 on flight from Mexico allowed to skip customs, leave JFK airport What airheads! Airline and security officials at Kennedy Airport let 150 passengers arriving from an international flight leave the airport without going through customs, the Daily News has learned. American Airlines Flight 1671 arrived at JFK from Cancun, Mexico, at 8:50 p.m. Friday. When the plane landed, passengers walked out of the airport without having their passports or bags checked by Customs and Border Protection, sources told The News. A source familiar with the matter said passengers disembarking the plane “just followed” a gate agent. The...
  • Look at who is fundraising for refugees while using a phony narrative

    11/23/2015 5:27:38 AM PST · by lowbridge · 10 replies
    facebook ^ | november 23, 2015
    From his wikipedia page (which needs updating since that election has since passed): Shayan Modarres (born May 15, 1984) is a civil rights activist and attorney in Orlando, Florida. He is originally from the Washington, D.C./Maryland metropolitan area. He has assisted in the representation of the family of Trayvon Martin since 2012. He is currently a Democratic candidate for United States House of Representatives for Florida's 10th Congressional District. From his facebook page: This emotional narrative along with the photo has been going viral on facebook. Only thing is that the guy is an Iraqi. Not a Syrian. He has...
  • Black Friday Terrorist Attacks. Vanity

    11/23/2015 4:44:51 AM PST · by kyperman · 17 replies
    I just wondered if anyone else has considered this scenario...another reason I wont be heading out Friday morning...but seriously, can you think of a better scenario for ISIS....I think this is a real possibility....I pray not...
  • Vanity- Goals and Values: Fundamental Muslims and Radical Liberals

    11/22/2015 10:25:32 PM PST · by Idaho_Cowboy · 4 replies
    November 22, 2015 | Idaho_Cowboy
  • Ohio bakery's 'politically incorrect' sign gaining attention online

    11/22/2015 5:13:57 PM PST · by digger48 · 32 replies
    wthr ^ | Nov 22, 2015 | WBNS, Columbus
    SPRINGFIELD, Ohio - A sign posted on the door of a western Ohio bakery has gone viral and started an online discussion. The photo posted to Facebook shows the sign at Schuler's Bakery which reads: "Notice. This store is politically incorrect. We say Merry Christmas, God Bless America, we salute our flag & give thanks to our troops, police officers and firefighters. If this offends you, you are welcome to leave. In God We Trust." Schuler's Bakery, Trent A. Schuler (CEO/Owner) Between the original post and one on WHIO's Facebook page, the photo has been shared more than 2,500 times,...
  • Food hunger in America: More Hype than Reality. Why?

    11/22/2015 4:37:42 PM PST · by daniel1212 · 55 replies
    daniel1212 ^ | Nov. 22, 2015 | daniel1212
    Food hunger in America: More Hype than Reality. Why?He that speaketh truth sheweth forth righteousness: but a false witness deceit. (Proverbs 12:17)We see often such claims in the media such as that "millions in people here in American could be staring at an empty plate," "49 million people [approx. 1 out of 6 in American]...face hunger," "millions of Americans go to bed hungry," "1 in 7 people struggles with hunger in the US," (Feeding America) or "1 in 6 people in America faces hunger every day," (https://www.dosomething.org) or "50 million Americans—including 1 out of every 4 children—do not know where...
  • Meet the lady that has single handedly united all the races and religions of the world

    11/22/2015 1:50:31 PM PST · by lowbridge · 35 replies
  • Linda Ronstadt - Poor Poor Pitiful Me

    11/22/2015 4:35:40 AM PST · by SkyPilot · 71 replies
    YouTube ^ | 22 Nov 15 | Warren Zevon and Linda Ronstadt
    Linda Ronstadt - Poor Poor Pitiful Me "Poor Poor Pitiful Me" is a rock song written and originally recorded by Warren Zevon in 1976. It is best known as one of Linda Ronstadt's signature hits from 1978. Country music singer Terri Clark scored a hit in 1996 with her own cover of the song. There have also been many other versions of this song. In keeping with Warren Zevon's sardonic lyrical style, the song's verses deal with a failed suicide, domestic abuse, and a brush with sadomasochism. The song first appeared on Zevon's 1976 self-titled solo album. It is reputed...
  • Original Havana Band "Great Camp Meeting" Noble Sissle song 1929

    11/21/2015 7:55:08 PM PST · by Arthur McGowan · 4 replies
    YouTube ^ | 1929 | Noble Sissle
    Original Havana Band plays the Noble Sissle song "Great Camp Meeting," recorded on January 14, 1929.
  • "Lucille" Johnny Marvin & His Orchestra on Perfect 15536 (1931)

    11/21/2015 7:38:36 PM PST · by Arthur McGowan · 8 replies
    YouTube ^ | 1931 | Johnny Marvin and his Orchestra
    "Lucille" is performed by Johnny Marvin & His Orchestra on Perfect 15536, recorded on October 8, 1931.