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  • Inspirational Frogs

    08/25/2016 3:24:46 AM PDT · by Revski
    YouTube Ministry (o7jimmy ^ | 8/25/2016 | Revski (o7jimmy)
    This is a video of, Old Fashion Revival Singing and Church, with imaginative animation of frogs that have been inspired and singing a short version of the hymns, "Jesus Love Me" and "Revive Us Again". The instrumental in this video is, "Revive Us Again. James 1: 17 Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow for turning.
  • Assange Grants Megyn Kelly Interview on FOX (Tonight)

    08/24/2016 3:19:06 PM PDT · by Golden Eagle · 41 replies
    The Hill ^ | August 24th, 2016 | Joe Concha
    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will appear on Megyn Kelly's "The Kelly File" on Fox News on Wednesday night as part of a two-part interview. The two are expected to discuss the possibility of a WikiLeaks “October surprise” that could impact the presidential election between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. .
  • Qatar buys a piece of Empire State Building

    08/24/2016 9:16:51 AM PDT · by EinNYC · 17 replies
    NY Post ^ | August 24, 2016 | Associated Press
    Qatar’s sovereign wealth fund has made an iconic purchase in America — a stake in the company that owns New York’s Empire State Building. The $622-million purchase by the Qatar Investment Authority comes as the Doha fund increases its investments in the US as the small country on the Arabian Peninsula tries to cope with low global oil and gas prices.
  • Jehoram - King of Judah - "He died to no one's regret...."

    08/24/2016 8:55:12 AM PDT · by MeneMeneTekelUpharsin · 4 replies
    Bible | 24 August 2016 | Mene Mene Tekel Upharsin
    Jehoram King of Judah 2 Chronicles 2:4 When Jehoram established himself firmly over his father’s kingdom, he put all his brothers to the sword along with some of the officials of Israel. 5 Jehoram was thirty-two years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem eight years. 6 He followed the ways of the kings of Israel, as the house of Ahab had done, for he married a daughter of Ahab. He did evil in the eyes of the Lord. 7 Nevertheless, because of the covenant the Lord had made with David, the Lord was not willing to...
  • Gay men are 2% of population but 55% of AIDS cases: CDC

    08/24/2016 5:47:35 AM PDT · by massmike · 34 replies ^ | 08/24/2016 | Ben Johnson
    Although homosexual men are a tiny sliver of the U.S. population, they account for the majority of all Americans living with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has announced. Men who have sex with men (MSM) are two percent of the population but make up 55 percent of people who were HIV-positive in 2013, according to a CDC fact sheet released last Wednesday. More than nine out of 10 new HIV diagnoses (92 percent) come from young gay and bisexual MSM, ages 13 to 24. If these trends continue, one of every...
  • Full text of "Unusual uses of Ivory soap"

    08/23/2016 5:21:22 AM PDT · by combat_boots · 62 replies ^ | Multiple | Multiple
    Ivory Soap It Floats Cornell University Library The original of this book is in the Cornell University Library. There are no known copyright restrictions in the United States on the use of the text. ^^OME time ago we conducted a prize contest to k-' which users of Ivory Soap contributed about 50,000 recipes. These recipes tell bow to use Ivory Soap, either by itself or with other materials, for things rarely attempted with soap. From these recipes we have selected more than one hundred which are exceptionally helpful and, in many cases, most unusual. We have tested each one...
  • Two Articles, Same Writer. Can You Say "Media Bias"?

    08/22/2016 3:49:16 PM PDT · by COBOL2Java · 25 replies ^ | July 2016 | Elizabeth Wellington
  • Heads Up: Trump speech started hour early

    08/22/2016 3:31:51 PM PDT · by NowApproachingMidnight · 24 replies
    Started an hour early. Rewind a bit to rudy first.
  • Still Report #1137 – Trump Surges in PA – Clinton Pulls Ads

    08/22/2016 2:13:58 PM PDT · by ak267 · 67 replies
    YouTube ^ | 8/22/16 | Bill Still
    Interesting news from PA
  • Does a racial profile come to mind when you hear the word "muslim?" It does for liberals.

    08/22/2016 12:14:11 PM PDT · by Leonine · 31 replies
    8/22/16 | Leonine - Vanity
    When I was a child, I associated "muslim"with Malcolm X and Louis Farrakhan. As a teenager, I learned that Indonesia is the world's most populous muslim nation, and that only one in five muslims are Arab. As an adult, I have tended to associate Islam with Iran, which is overwhelmingly a Caucasian nation. In short, I have no racial profile for Islam. Islam is a religion, not a race. Race-baiting liberals like Paul Ryan and the fast-failing radio talker, Charlie Sykes, insist that any scrutiny of the practitioners of Islam is racist. This reveals their immature personalities; but, even more...
  • Hillary's Document of Fox Web Site

    08/22/2016 11:14:41 AM PDT · by EQAndyBuzz · 10 replies
    Fox News ^ | 8/22/2016 | EQAndyBuzz
    Looking at the picture of Hillary reading a document. Can someone blow up the document to see what it says? Since it is on the news I would assume it is available for all to see.
  • Vanity New movie about the Obamas

    08/22/2016 7:01:07 AM PDT · by al baby · 12 replies
    IMDB ^ | Today | Self
  • That's "D"..."D as in Donald"

    08/22/2016 6:33:18 AM PDT · by Scooter100 · 13 replies
    I was talking to an electronics supplier on the phone this morning and had to state the model number to the Sales Rep. As we all do, in order to clarify, we spell it out. When I came to a "D", I actually said, "D as in Donald". It came out so innocently that I stopped in mid-sentence and snickered. The Rep laughed too, when I said I must be watching too much election coverage. Amazingly, he responded, "We're getting a lot of that particular spelling for "D" lately, he's great isn't he?" What a surprise! Donald is becoming a...
  • Turkey: Muslim child murders 51, injures 69 in jihad-martyrdom bombing at wedding party

    08/22/2016 5:45:08 AM PDT · by heterosupremacist · 11 replies ^ | 08/21/2016 | Robert Spencer
    The suicide bomber who attacked a wedding party in the southeastern Turkish city of Gaziantep on Saturday killing 51 people was a child between the ages of 12 and 14, President Tayyip Erdogan said. “Initial evidence suggests it was a Daesh attack,” Erdogan said, using an Arabic name for ISIS, during a visit to Gaziantep after the attack. He said 69 people were in hospital and 17 were “heavily injured”. ISIS has been blamed for other attacks in Turkey, often targeting Kurdish gatherings in an effort to inflame ethnic tensions. The deadliest one was last October, when suicide bombers killed...
  • Can we not use the term Christianophobe?

    08/21/2016 7:05:39 PM PDT · by chasio649 · 20 replies ^ | 8/21/16 | me
    Can Christians come together and claim Christianophobe? Why not?
  • John LeBoutillier (Fox News) is absolutely right re: Trump putting out political ads.

    08/21/2016 5:49:32 PM PDT · by Signalman · 41 replies
    self | 8/21/2016 | self
    On the Political Insiders segment of Fox Report Weekend this evening, John Leboutillier said the reason Hillary is winning in the swing states right now is she (and her PAC) have spent multi-millions on anti-Trump ads in the these states where the election will be won (or lost). Also, Hillary is attempting to raise 1 billion dollars! LeBoutillier said that Trump needs to take 100 million of his money and put it into his own anti-Hillary ads, or he's unlikely to win the election. I think he's right. I know the Trump campaign has begun to air ads but they've...
  • The politics behind the Olympic spirit (Barf alert)

    08/21/2016 8:14:59 AM PDT · by Ennis85 · 8 replies
    Al Jazeera ^ | August 21th | Yousef Munayyer
    How realistic is it to expect a global event to be entirely detached from global politics? "Two disaffected black athletes from the United States put on a public display of petulance that sparked one of the most unpleasant controversies in Olympics history and turned the high drama of the games into theatre of the absurd." That is how the Time Magazine chose to describe the now iconic scene of Tommie Smith and John Carlos raising black-gloved fists high while standing atop the medal pedestal and refusing to look at the American flag. The year, of course, was 1968. Months earlier,...
  • Why I love Donald Trump, and why I still can’t vote for him

    08/21/2016 5:07:35 AM PDT · by NotchJohnson · 57 replies
    The Rock Hill Herald ^ | 8/21/16 | Andrew Dys
    ROCK HILL Donald Trump despises the media, and so do I. He says the media is out to get him, and they are. Except me. I love Donald Trump. He never changes. Even Thursday night in Charlotte, when he said he regrets a few words he has said. Sure he has insulted people. So have I, and I have been insulted sometimes. I deserved it. Still, I would never vote for him, even for dogcatcher. Trump brought his primary campaign to Winthrop University in January, I predicted his romp to the Republican nomination, running roughshod over such poor alternatives as...
  • On big things and small, Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton seem more alike each day

    08/21/2016 4:11:01 AM PDT · by rickmichaels · 10 replies
    National Post ^ | Aug. 5, 2016 | Rex Murphy
    I think Hollywood could have saved itself some turmoil this year, and made a few bucks in the process, if it had held off on the new Ghostbusters movie and gone for something a little more current. ThereÂ’s a great story sitting on the scriptwriting tarmac, just waiting for the proper writers to put a little creative wind under its wings. It may be seen as a cross between The Price is Right and a State Department version of Casino Royale. The plot: shady individuals in the U.S. government load up a huge cargo plane with pallets of stacked hundred-dollar...
  • 2,000-year-old rural synagogue in Galilee may be similar to sites where Jesus taught

    08/20/2016 8:08:59 PM PDT · by Coleus · 15 replies
    Dailymail ^ | 08.18.16 | Richard Gray for MailOnline
    Archaeologists unearthed the ruins of a synagogue near Mount TaborLimestone benches line the walls where worshippers would have sat It sits within a Jewish village thought to date back to the first century ADThe New Testament states Jesus visited village synagogues in Galilee  An unusual rural ancient synagogue that dates back to shortly after the time of Jesus has been unearthed in Galilee.  The rare find – a huge 29 feet long and 26 feet wide room with walls lined by limestone benches – promises to add weight to stories about Jesus in the Bible.  Most synagogues dating from around...
  • What glass ceiling has Hillary Clinton shattered?

    08/20/2016 8:06:59 PM PDT · by rickmichaels · 45 replies
    National Post ^ | Aug. 19, 2016 | Rex Murphy
    There are some who see the prospect of Hillary Clinton winning the U.S. presidency as a milestone for modern feminism and women in general. Yet Clinton’s decades-long march to the White House owes much of its success to her rapscallion, silver-tongued husband, Bill Clinton. She did not storm the citadel of male power and privilege from the outside; she was escorted in under the banner of one of its most flamboyant high achievers. She came into politics by the back door of her mate’s male prowess. She may be the first female presidential nominee for a major party, but it’s...
  • Islamic Republic of Iran arrests 11 Christians in raid on house church

    08/20/2016 3:33:51 PM PDT · by heterosupremacist · 10 replies ^ | 08/20/2016 | Robert Spencer
    NCRI – Iran’s fundamentalist regime arrested a group of practicing Iranian Christians last week at an in-house church in the city of Isfahan, central Iran. In total 11 Christians were arrested during the raid on their congregation last Friday, August 12. The raid was carried out by armed plain clothes intelligence agents, according to eye-witnesses. Ten of those arrested have been identified as Amin Ahanin, Mohammad Alyasi, Fatemeh Amini, Edmund Khachaturian, Mohammad Malek Khatai, Mohsen Khoobyari, Arash Qodsi, Hamed Sepidkar, Samaneh Shahbazi-Far and Maryam Zonubi. An eleventh person arrested at the mass has not yet been identified. They were taken...
  • VIDEO: Officer injured, suspect thrown out of car as police vehicle wrecks

    08/20/2016 3:24:31 PM PDT · by lowbridge · 9 replies ^ | August 19, 2016
    The wreck, which was caught on video, happened Thursday evening, as Officer Justin Thompson had 19-year-old Logan Younger in the back seat. In the video from inside the vehicle, you can see Younger fly out of the back windshield as the wreck happens.
  • Does Japan have a living and breathing constitution?

    08/20/2016 3:21:03 PM PDT · by ProgressingAmerica · 11 replies
    PGA Weblog
    Joe Biden made some interesting comments recently regarding the constitution of Japan and nuclear armaments. It's been widely reported, so I don't have much need to re-hash all of that. Except for one thing: What is it about Japan's constitution that makes progressives believe that the Japanese constitution does not qualify as a living and breathing document? I would really like to know the answer to that question.
  • Know Your Enemies: Hollywood Drones 4 Clinton

    08/20/2016 2:43:41 PM PDT · by NowApproachingMidnight · 5 replies
    CNN ^ | 8/20/16 | CNN
    Take a look at all the trolls coming out to support Hillary. DiCaprio Timberlake Biel Iger ...etc. Add them to your boycot list.
  • Massachusetts Seniors Back Clinton over Trump

    08/20/2016 11:02:19 AM PDT · by pabianice · 62 replies
    Annual Seniors' Picnic | 8/20/16 | vanity
    Attended a county seniors' picnic today as a staff member helping serve over 1,200 lunches. Toward the end of the lunch the MC asked the audience whether they would vote for Clinton or Trump. Clinton voters were in the clear majority. Disappointing from people who should know better.
  • Vanity: CNN uses "Black" with Trump but "African-American" with Clinton.

    08/20/2016 11:02:10 AM PDT · by SilvieWaldorfMD · 33 replies
    Self ^ | 8/20/16 | Self
    Observation: Have you noticed that when Trump talks to or about the Black Community, that CNN's headline is: "Trump To Blacks: What Do You Have To Lose?" or "Trump Makes Outreach Bid To Blacks From A White Suburb", yet when they talk about Queen Hillary, the term AFRICAN-AMERICAN is used and not BLACK? Trump's speech this afternoon from Michigan was really good -- and he never said the word "BLACK". He said "AFRICAN-AMERICAN". Yet CNN's headlines say "Trump... Black". Such a misrepresentation! This is why the mainstream media blows!
  • NASA Test-Fires Engine for Most Powerful Rocket Ever

    08/20/2016 10:57:31 AM PDT · by BenLurkin · 27 replies ^ | August 19, 2016 05:20pm ET | Sarah Lewin,
    RS-25 engines were used as the main engines for space shuttle flights, but they will need to fire at higher performance levels for use with the SLS, NASA officials said in a statement. This test collected data on how the engine works at that level, and also tested an engine controller unit that will allow it to communicate with the rest of the SLS setup. ... This was the third test in a six-test series; NASA will keep gathering data on the engine's performance in more tests this fall. NASA will also install four engines on the SLS core stage...
  • Only 11 percent of Trump backers expect 2016 votes to be counted accurately

    08/20/2016 5:26:20 AM PDT · by rickmichaels · 98 replies
    Washington Post ^ | Aug. 20, 2016 | Aaron Blake
    Donald Trump says the 2016 election will be "rigged." He has even suggested, despite very little evidence of actual voter fraud in the United States, that it's the only way he might lose a state like Pennsylvania. We shouldn't be surprised if this message catches on — if there is substantial questioning of an outcome in which he loses, especially in a close race. I laid out my case for why earlier this week. And now, more polling data suggests this is fertile territory for Trump to plant seeds of doubt in case he loses. Trump backers this year, it...
  • Black Man Wants to Know Why blm Isn’t Helping Flood Victims

    08/19/2016 7:08:36 PM PDT · by rdl6989 · 28 replies ^ | AUGUST 19, 2016 | AMY MORENO
    Full title: VIRAL VIDEO : Black Man Wants to Know Why Black Lives Matter Isn’t in Louisiana Helping Flood Victims. Video at link.
  • VANITY: NBC News segment says Team USA women winning in Rio & neglects to mention Thrasher & Rhode!

    08/19/2016 11:04:24 AM PDT · by SilvieWaldorfMD · 6 replies
    Self ^ | Aug 18, 2016 | n/a
    Watched NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt last night (Thursday, August 18th). Lester's last segment was on how the USA women were winning more medals than the men in Rio 2016. They showed a variety of photos of different women who have won medals - but I noticed that they didn't include Ginny Thrasher and Kim Rhode, air rifle and skeet shooter respectively, in the segment. They've won medals too -- Gold Medal for Thrasher and 4 or 5 career Olympic medals for Rhode, including one in Rio. The NBC Nightly News website shows last night broadcast, but it does...
  • Hitler's election and how Democracy lead to the holocaust and ww2

    08/19/2016 8:22:13 AM PDT · by mainestategop · 47 replies
    YOUTUBE ^ | Brian Ball
    In this video we look at the evils of unrestrained Democracy, mob rule and the dictatorship of 51% and the horrors that follow every time it is practiced. America is a constitutional republic not a Democracy. This video shows why our founders intended otherwise LIBERAL MYTH: Hitler and the nazis seized power without the consent of the German people. HISTORIC FACT: The German people in a series of elections, elected to the Reichstag representatives who were nazis. Their election enabled Hitler to become Chancellor and seize power. They had many chances to turn back and change their vote but they...
  • Rachel Maddow Catches Megyn Kelly in Key Demo as MSNBC Surges

    08/19/2016 7:13:26 AM PDT · by Enterprise · 61 replies ^ | 19 August 2016 | DANIEL NUSSBAUM
    MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show virtually tied Fox’s Megyn Kelly-hosted Kelly File in the key 25-54 demographic on Wednesday, the third time this month in which Maddow has tied or beaten Kelly in the all-important demo as MSNBC viewership has risen steadily through the summer. Kelly’s 9 p.m. primetime show drew 401,000 viewers in the demo Wednesday night, while Maddow’s MSNBC show drew 400,000, according to Adweek‘s Scoreboard.

    08/18/2016 8:51:01 PM PDT · by KMG365 · 25 replies
    Donald Trump accused Hillary Clinton of seeing “communities of color only as votes, and not as human beings.” “Her bigotry is amazing,” he said, speaking Thursday night from prepared remarks to supporters in Charlotte, North Carolina. “It is only votes that she sees. She has been there forever and look at where you are.” “If African-Americans give Donald Trump a chance by giving me their vote, the result for them will be amazing,” he added. “Look how badly things are going under decades of Democratic leadership.” “What do you have to lose by trying something new? Watch. I will fix...
  • London’s Muslim Mayor Introduces the Thought Police (tr)

    08/18/2016 4:35:31 PM PDT · by heterosupremacist · 7 replies ^ | 08/18/2016 | Robert Spencer
    London’s new Muslim mayor, Sadiq Khan, is allocating over two million dollars to an “online hate crime hub” enabling police to track and arrest “trolls” who “target…individuals and communities.” There can be no doubt, given the nature of the British political establishment today, which “trolls” these new Thought Police will be going after, and which “communities” will be protected from “hate speech.” “Islamophobia,” which David Horowitz and I termed “the thought crime of the totalitarian future,” is now going to bring down upon the hapless “trolls” the wrath of London’s Metropolitan police force — and this totalitarian new initiative shows...
  • Here’s something I would love to hear Trump say at every speech…

    08/18/2016 3:46:54 PM PDT · by Bullish · 60 replies
    Vanity | 8-18-2016 | Bullish
    It goes something like this: ‘If and when I am elected President of the United States I pledge to you, the American people, who foot the entire bill for our govt. that if I ever try to go around or subvert the US Constitution in any way shape or form that I fully expect to be impeached by the House of Representatives because that would constitute a crime against the American people. I then expect, no I demand, that there then be a trial held in the US Senate and if I am found guilty of crimes against the Constitution...
  • Are painkillers driving high school footballers into heroin addiction?

    08/18/2016 2:50:28 PM PDT · by heterosupremacist · 22 replies ^ | 08/18/2016 | Phil Veliz
    Over the past several years, the sports media have presented several stories of youth athletes who have become addicted to prescription painkillers and eventually turned to heroin. In fact, one of these reports in Sports Illustrated was ominously titled 'How painkillers are turning young athletes into heroin addicts.' The narratives in these reports typically revolved around a young male athlete who sustained an injury, was prescribed painkillers to manage pain after surgery and eventually developed a dependence on these medications. This dependence then subsequently escalated into a heroin addiction, as heroin is a cheaper and more available alternative to prescription...
  • Russia: Muslim cleric says “all women should be circumcised”

    08/18/2016 1:48:32 PM PDT · by heterosupremacist · 30 replies ^ | 08/18/2016 | Robert Spencer
    Two prominent religious leaders in Russia have provoked outrage after suggesting female genital mutilation could help reduce sexual promiscuity. The scandal erupted on Wednesday when Vsevolod Chaplin, a former spokesman for the Russian Orthodox Church, rushed to the defence of Ismail Berdiyev, a senior Muslim cleric from Dagestan who said “all women” should be subjected to the practice to eliminate sexual depravity. Mr Berdiyev, chairman of the Coordination Centre of North Caucasus Muslims, made the controversial comments when asked to comment on a report into the practice published earlier this week. “All women should be circumcised so there would be...
  • Major European Politician Openly Gives The Middle Finger To Anti-Islam Protestors

    08/18/2016 1:37:46 PM PDT · by heterosupremacist · 8 replies ^ | 08/18/2016 | Andrew Beiszad
    There you have it, readers. This is what your politicians really think of you. They do not care about your concerns. They do not care about your families. They do not care about your children. The only thing they care about are themselves. They are traitors of the worst order. Destroyers of nations. Enemies of life itself. If evil had a human face and name, you are looking at it right now. These are the same people who are letting Muslims in to sodomize your boys and rape your girls. These are the same people who are saying that you...
  • Man kills infant daughter, punches her 22 times to quiet 'baby talk'

    08/18/2016 12:13:34 PM PDT · by EinNYC · 62 replies ^ | August 18, 2016 | Fox News
    A Minneapolis man punched his 4-month-old daughter 22 times in the face and chest to stop her “baby talk,” ultimately killing the infant, police said. Cory Morris, 21, is charged with second-degree murder in the Aug. 13 incident, FOX9 reported. He allegedly admitted to first responders at the crime scene that he was responsible for the deadly attack.
  • How Ryan Lochte turned a drunken, frat-boy night into an international mess

    08/18/2016 11:50:34 AM PDT · by Caipirabob · 53 replies
    Yahoo!!!!! ^ | 1 hour 37 minutes | Dan Wetzel
    How Ryan Lochte turned a drunken, frat-boy night into an international mess Yeah, it’s come to this: The story of the Olympics, a likely fake claim of robbery at the end of a drunken night of debauchery turned into global story courtesy of a publicity-mad swimmer-turned-reality-TV-star who, unlike his three buddies – teammates Jimmy Feigen, Jack Conger and Gunnar Bentz – is home safe in the United States. This is likely bad news for Ryan Lochte, who appears to have found his three compatriots throwing him under the bus to authorities. At least two of the swimmers are at the...
  • CNN Launches Drone Operations To Film Americans

    08/18/2016 10:23:02 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 25 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 08/18/16 | Steve Guest
    According to a press release provided to The Daily Caller, Terence Burke, senior vice president of national news, said that “CNN’s cutting-edge development of technology to enhance the way we tell stories is a part of our DNA. We are proud to continue the tradition with CNN AIR, and to establish a unit that will expand our technological capabilities for newsgathering.” CNN has formed the “first media-related research partnership with the Georgia Tech Research Institute” and will be in a direct research agreement with the Federal Aviation Administration. According to the press release, in 2015, “CNN was selected by the...
  • Obama, the infomercial: A 30-minute pitch to America (2008)

    Stumbling upon a half-hour-long infomercial on American television is usually a sign that you've stayed up too late, or clicked too far through the channels to the outer fringes of cable. But last night's 30-minute broadcast happened in peak time, on three of the main networks, and it wasn't a sales pitch for an innovative new bathroom tile-cleaning device. It was Barack Obama's final opportunity to ask a mass national audience for their votes, and he used it stirringly.
  • 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."
  • Lesbian CNN political commentator defends Sharia

    08/18/2016 2:25:58 AM PDT · by heterosupremacist · 28 replies ^ | 08/17/2016 | Christine williams
    The Western Journalism report’s title says it all: “Here’s A Contender For ‘Dumbest Tweet Of The Year’ When A CNN Lib Says THIS About Sharia Law“. The title referenced a tweet by CNN’s Sally Kohn that defended Sharia law. One wonders whether Kohn realizes what will happen to her in an Islamic state that enforces Sharia, given that she is openly gay. The Religion of Peace site reports: Homosexuals are beheaded, hanged and stoned in modern Saudi Arabia and Iran….Five other Muslim countries also have the death penalty on their books for homosexual behavior. In the past, gays were burned....
  • Firefighters ordered to remove American flags from trucks

    08/17/2016 7:53:55 PM PDT · by EinNYC · 43 replies
    NY Post ^ | August 17, 2016 | Associated Press
    POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. — Fire commissioners in upstate New York have ordered a department to take American flags off its trucks, sparking a heated online debate. The Poughkeepsie Journal reports the flags were removed Tuesday from the Arlington Fire District trucks in the town of Poughkeepsie following Monday’s order.
  • Iran to charge detained U.S. man with threatening country’s national security

    08/17/2016 7:29:20 PM PDT · by Signalman · 14 replies
    Foreign Desk ^ | 8/17/2016 | Lisa Daftari
    Iran is preparing to indict a detained U.S. man, accusing him of acting against the country’s national security interests, a source familiar with the case has told The Foreign Desk. Gholamreza Shahini, 46, known to his friends as Robin, has come under the government's radar for allegedly participating in the Green Revolution of 2009 against the government and collaborating on a TV interview with the US’ State Department-backed Voice of America, according to the indictment set to be unveiled at a Revolutionary Court. Shahini will also face a blasphemy charge for ‘insulting the revered’ on a Facebook page. Shahini kept...
  • EXCLUSIVE: Georgia State University buys Turner Field

    08/17/2016 6:36:02 PM PDT · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 9 replies
    ATLANTA - Channel 2 Action News has exclusively learned that Georgia State University has struck a deal with the City of Atlanta to purchase Turner Field when the Braves leave the facility at the end of the season. The city announced negotiations with GSU in January. Now, the paperwork has officially been signed.
  • Alex Soros, son of Geoge Soros, posts strange message

    08/17/2016 4:41:01 PM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 46 replies
    Instagram ^ | 08/17/16 | Alex Soros
    Alex Soros (son of George) recently posted a very strange question of "Which of these flags will fall first"on Instagram with the following picture below of hotel sacher with five flags above the door. Every one should know the U.S.A, German, U.N and E.U flag but the forth from the left i think is the Austrian flag. What does Soros have planned now? 
  • New York Times' Dire Warning About Polling Accuracy (rutt rohh)

    08/17/2016 4:25:46 PM PDT · by ak267 · 54 replies
    zero hedge ^ | 8-17-2016 | Tyler Durden
    As I demonstrated in yesterday’s article, How Bloomberg Spun its Own Poll Data to Make Hillary Clinton Seem Inevitable, the media is intentionally spinning poll results at best, and completely fabricating them at worst. While that’s bad enough, there are also some deep, fundamental problems which plague any attempts to conduct accurate polling in 2016. Cliff Zukin, professor of public policy and political science at Rutgers University and a past president of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, wrote about many of these issues in a 2015 New York Times opinion piece titled, What’s the Matter With Polling?