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  • CNN's Don Lemon accused of assault in sexually charged encounter at New York bar

    08/13/2019 6:34:27 PM PDT · by John W · 32 replies
    Fox News ^ | Liam Quinn & Greg Wilson
    CNN primetime host Don Lemon was accused of a bizarre, sexually charged assault of a bartender in New York's tony Hamptons last year in a civil suit filed earlier this week. Dustin Hice, of Florida, stated in the lawsuit that he was living in the Hamptons and working at The Old Stove Pub in Sagaponack during the summer of 2018. On July 15, after closing, Hice claimed he left with the owner and co-workers to party at another bar, Murf's Backstreet Tavern, in Sag Harbor, where they saw Lemon. Recognizing the newsman, Hice offered to buy him a vodka drink...
  • THE FREEPER CANTEEN - The What Grocery Store Are You Quiz - Wednesday, August 14, 2019

    08/13/2019 5:59:54 PM PDT · by LUV W · 75 replies
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  • Exclusive–Watch: Leftists Threaten Contractor in Fla; Day Before ICE Facility Shot at in Texas

    08/13/2019 5:41:05 PM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 16 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 13 Aug 2019 | John Binder
    A group of open borders activists threatened employees of a government contractor in Florida that provides facility space for the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency to detain border crossers and illegal aliens the day before a shooting at the contractor’s offices in Texas. In exclusive footage captured by Breitbart News, protesters with Never Again Action, Miramar Circle of Protection Friends of Miami-Dade Detainees, Food Not Bombs Fort Lauderdale, Students Working for Equal Rights, and the Black Lives Matter Alliance of Broward County shouted threats at workers and former employees of the GEO Group, a private contractor used by ICE...
  • ‘Fredo unhinged’ T-shirts released by Trump campaign to mock Cuomo

    08/13/2019 5:37:12 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 39 replies
    NY Post ^ | August 13, 2019 | 6:44pm | Marisa Schultz
    It was an opportunity the Trump reelection campaign couldn’t refuse. President Trump’s 2020 campaign wasted no time Tuesday in selling “Fredo Unhinged” T-shirts to piggyback on the controversy over CNN anchor Chris Cuomo’s unhinged viral video rant. For $34, Trump supporters can get a T-shirt with unflattering screen grabs of the host from the video where he rages against a man who called the anchor “Fredo.” “CNN’s Chris Cuomo is Fredo!” the Trump campaign shop says of the “limited edition” T-shirt that went live at 3:45 p.m. Tuesday. “The truth hurts. He totally lost it. Help us annoy Chris Cuomo...
  • Hero bystanders followed trail of blood to track down Sydney stabbing suspect

    08/13/2019 5:31:34 PM PDT · by naturalman1975 · 13 replies
    news.com.au ^ | 14th August 2019
    ..... “My brother, he was the hero. He got a grip of him, along with another guy we don’t know, and put a crate on his head. He was just mumbling religious things,” he said. ..... NSW Police Commissioner Mick Fuller said the men were heroes “of the highest order”. “Three members of the public, who can only be described as heroes of the highest order, have engaged this 21-year-old man and have placed him essentially under arrest even though he was brandishing a large butchers knife and was clearly dangerous,” he told reporters on Tuesday night. Superintendent Gavin Wood...
  • CNN’s Don Lemon Sued For Alleged Sexual Assault At Bar, Report Says

    08/13/2019 5:25:49 PM PDT · by LesbianThespianGymnasticMidget · 45 replies
    dailywire ^ | August 13, 2019 | Ryan Saavedra
    CNN's Don Lemon is reportedly being sued in Suffolk County by a man who claims that Lemon sexually assaulted him last summer at a Sag Harbor bar. Current Time 0:08 Duration 0:46 Report: Jeffrey Epstein Commits Suicide Dustin Hice, the plaintiff in the lawsuit, claims that Lemon assaulted him in July 2018 after he offered to buy Lemon a drink at the bar and Lemon declined. According to the lawsuit, which was obtained by Mediaite, Lemon approached Hice later that night "and, after putting his hand down his shorts he 'vigorously rubbed his genitalia' and 'shoved his index and middle...
  • Waning of American Power? Trump Struggles With an Asia in Crisis

    08/13/2019 5:18:06 PM PDT · by Mariner · 15 replies
    the New York Times ^ | August 13th, 2019 | By Edward Wong
    WASHINGTON — For two and a half years, President Trump has said he is finally doing in Asia what he asserts his predecessor, Barack Obama, failed to achieve with a strategic pivot: strengthen American influence and rally partners to push back against China. But as violence escalates and old animosities are rekindled across Asia, Washington has chosen inaction, and governments are ignoring the Trump administration’s mild admonitions and calls for calm. Whether it is the internal battles in India and Hong Kong or the rivalry between two American allies, Japan and South Korea, Mr. Trump and his advisers are staying...
  • CORRECTION: Warden of Manhattan jail where Jeffrey Epstein died is reassigned

    08/13/2019 4:34:04 PM PDT · by Presbyterian Reporter · 52 replies
    NBC NEWS ^ | Aug. 13, 2019, 4:14 p.m. | Pete Williams
    CORRECTION (Aug. 13, 2019, 4:14 p.m. ET) An earlier version of this article misidentified the warden of the Metropolitan Correctional Center. It is Lamine N’Diaye, not Shirley Skipper-Scott. https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/warden-reassigned-manhattan-jail-where-jeffrey-epstein-died-2-guards-n1041951 Pete Williams is an NBC News correspondent who covers the Justice Department and the Supreme Court, based in Washington. Now we know. NBC screwed up. And it was Pete Williams at NBC who did it. I recall Pete Williams was once the Bush spokesman in the State Dept.
  • Black GOP candidate told to “stop eating the ‘coon flakes'” in KY AG race

    08/13/2019 4:32:16 PM PDT · by Republican Wildcat · 18 replies
    HotAir.com ^ | August 9, 2019 | Karen Townsend
    In case you haven’t fully gotten the message, African-American Democrats are really angry with any African-American Republican that embraces President Trump. Then, if an African-American Republican runs for an elected office, well, the racial slurs fly… from the Democrats. The race for Kentucky’s Attorney General is no different – just ask Daniel Cameron. Daniel Cameron is an African-American Republican candidate for attorney general in Kentucky. He came under attack by Dawn Elliott, a liberal female African-American lawyer and co-host of a political talk radio show, this week. Cameron is running against Democrat Greg Stumbo, a 67-year-old white Democrat who is...
  • Philadelphia nonprofit executive to lead PED (NM Education Dept)

    08/13/2019 4:22:26 PM PDT · by CedarDave · 3 replies
    The Albuquerque Journal ^ | August 12, 2019 | Dan McKay
    SANTA FE — Ryan Stewart says he knows what it’s like to begin the school year in front of 30 students who want to know how much homework you’re going to assign. Now he begins the school year with a new challenge — as Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham’s pick to lead the state Public Education Department. She dismissed his predecessor, Karen Trujillo, just three weeks ago for failing to meet her expectations. Stewart wasn’t a candidate the first time Lujan Grisham hired a public education secretary. But the governor said Monday that she’s confident his skills will be an asset...
  • SCOTUS Is Considering Hearing This 2A Case...And Dem Senators Aren't Happy

    A handful of Democratic Senators signed onto an amicus curiae brief in New York State Rifle and Pistol Association v. City of New York, defending New York City's blatant attack on the Second Amendment. For years, those who live in NYC could transport handguns, as long as it was to a few select gun ranges in the area. If you were a gun owner in NYC and wanted to take your firearm outside of city limits to a different gun range, that wasn't allowed.The Senators who signed alongside New York City include Sheldon Whitehouse (RI), Mazi Hirono (HI), Richard Blumenthal (CT),...
  • Police arrest suspect in car wash shooting (ABQ NM with video)

    08/13/2019 4:03:01 PM PDT · by CedarDave · 7 replies
    The Albuquerque Journal ^ | August 13, 2019 | Elise Kaplan
    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — After a three week search, police have arrested the suspect accused of shooting and killing a man outside a Northeast Albuquerque car wash last month. Jerrod Holguin, 22, was booked into the Metropolitan Detention Center Tuesday morning on outstanding warrants. An arrest warrant has been filed charging him with murder. According to the arrest warrant affidavit, Holguin’s mother identified him as the man seen in security camera video shooting at 30-year-old Matthew Shaw on July 23. Shaw was struck in the back and died at the scene.
  • Mueller alumni landing cushy jobs at law firms, universities – even a book deal – after Russia probe

    08/13/2019 3:57:38 PM PDT · by RightGeek · 11 replies
    Fox News ^ | 8/13/2019 | Brooke Singman
    The top investigators who worked alongside former Special Counsel Robert Mueller have certainly landed on their feet since the shuttering of the two-year Russia probe, securing big jobs at prominent law firms and universities -- and even a book deal. The latest hire was revealed this week by Georgetown Law School, which welcomed Michael Dreeben -- a former deputy solicitor general and member of the special counsel’s office -- as a “Distinguished Lecturer from Government” for the 2019-2020 academic year. “I am excited to join Georgetown’s thriving legal community this fall,” Dreeben said in a statement. “The energy of the...
  • Exclusive: Google Insider Turns Over 950 Pages Of Docs And Laptop To DOJ

    08/13/2019 3:55:11 PM PDT · by Cboldt · 49 replies
    saracarter.com ^ | August 13, 2019 | Sara Carter
    A former Google insider claiming the company created algorithms to hide its political bias within artificial intelligence platforms - in effect targeting particular words, phrases and contexts to promote, alter, reference or manipulate perceptions of Internet content - delivered roughly 950 pages of documents to the Department of Justice's Antitrust division Friday. ... "I honestly think that a free market can fix this issue," he told this reporter at a meeting in Washington D.C. "The issue is that the free market has been distorted and what's happened is that the distortion is so grotesque and the engineering is so repulsive,...
  • BREAKING: Correction Officials may have falsified reports they checked in on Epstein

    08/13/2019 3:44:03 PM PDT · by springwater13 · 97 replies
    CBS News has learned corrections officers may have falsified reports that they checked in on Jeffrey Epstein in jail as required by protocol.
  • US homeland security chief: Racism is fueling some terrorism ( Kevin McAleenan )

    08/13/2019 3:07:43 PM PDT · by george76 · 37 replies
    CBS19News ^ | Aug 13, 2019 | EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS
    The Homeland Security head says white supremacist ideology is fueling some domestic terrorism. Acting Secretary Kevin K. McAleenan appeared Tuesday in Jackson, Mississippi ... He said the recent mass shooting that killed 22 people in El Paso was inspired by "violent white supremacist ideology" that "offends us all." Others at the forum described the threat in similar terms. Democratic Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee of Texas ..
  • Air Force completes A-10 re-winging to keep iconic aircraft flying into 2030s

    08/13/2019 2:56:43 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 83 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | August 13, 2019 | Douglas Ernst
    The iconic A-10 Thunderbolt II will be flying into the late 2030s thanks to a re-winging project completed by the U.S. Air Force. Air Force Materiel Command said in a press release on Monday that 162 A-10s received new wings thanks to a $1.1 billion project that began in 2011. The contract, awarded to Boeing in 2007, required the creation of new parts for the plane’s fuselage. “At the end of the program, making sure we had all the pieces and parts that we needed to make that happen required a really significant team effort,” said Stephen Zaiser, director of...
  • John Hickenlooper Mulling Ending Presidential Bid to Run for Senate

    08/13/2019 2:55:36 PM PDT · by rdl6989 · 50 replies
    NY Times ^ | Aug. 13, 2019 | Reid J. Epstein
    CLEAR LAKE, Iowa — Former Gov. John Hickenlooper of Colorado is in discussions about ending his presidential bid and entering the race for his state’s Republican-held Senate seat, potentially giving Democrats a strong candidate in a race they must win to have hopes of retaking the chamber in 2021, according to four Democrats familiar with his thinking.
  • Maxwell told friend that Epstein’s entire island was wired for video, presumably for blackmail

    08/13/2019 2:54:06 PM PDT · by TigerClaws · 46 replies
    I keep hearing Tommy Lee Jones’s voice: “Your fugitive’s name is Ghislaine Maxwell.” We must find this degenerate, wherever she may be hiding globally, and bring her to justice. In the meantime, after reading this Vanity Fair piece I’m revising my theory about that mysterious temple on Epstein’s Pedophile Island. Old theory: The temple is a satanic playground where Epstein and his jetset cohorts would do unspeakable things to children as part of some ritual sacrifice to Zozo or whoever. New theory: The temple is actually a massive surveillance hub where Epstein would review and store all of the blackmail...
  • CNN's Cuomo Bashes Covington Kids as ‘Victims of Their Own Choices’ (oldie but goodie from Fredo)

    08/13/2019 2:51:47 PM PDT · by God luvs America · 21 replies
    MRC ^ | January 23, 2019 12:27 AM EST | Nicholas Fondacaro
    Demonstrating that he had no problem with picking on children, CNN’s raging Chris Cuomo ended Tuesday’s Prime Time by taking shots at the Covington Kids by suggesting they were “victims of their own choices.” While chiding the students for wearing MAGA hats, Cuomo also proved his willingness to disregard the truth and peddled the lies of agitator Nathan Phillips. Cuomo aided in pushing provably false claims Phillips was trying to defuse the situation. Despite claiming he wanted to give the Covington Kids “a little leeway” because they were young, Cuomo claimed Covington Catholic student Nick Sandmann escalated the confrontation “into...