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  • As NRA membership wanes, America's largest black gun group is thriving

    05/28/2020 9:39:26 AM PDT · by re_tail20 · 47 replies
    cbs ^ | September 11, 2019
    The country's largest and best known gun rights association, the NRA, is losing board members amid a spate of deadly mass shootings. But another, lesser-known gun organization is thriving: the National African American Gun Association, the largest minority gun group in the country. The group was founded by Phillip Smith, who fondly remembers the first time he fired his 9 mm pistol at a gun range. "I felt free," Smith said. "I had a chance to kind of have some power in my hands." Smith formed the first chapter of the National African American Gun Association, or NAAGA, in Atlanta....
  • Mexico City Witnesses Hailstones Shaped Like Coronavirus, Citizens Say 'sign Of God'

    05/24/2020 12:53:07 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 35 replies ^ | 205/20 | Sounak Mitra
    In a bizarre incident, hailstones of coronavirus shape have left the citizens of Mexico city in utter shock. As per the reports, the hailstorm occurred in municipal Montemorelos in the state of Nuevo Leon, Mexico. The images shared on social media platforms show huge hailstones shaped with icy spikes ...
  • DemoncRAT vs. DimmercRAT

    05/24/2020 12:38:46 PM PDT · by MastMan · 5 replies
    Vanity | 5/24/2020 | MaStMaN
  • Don't Film Your 202-MPH Highway Run and Post It Online

    05/24/2020 7:07:47 AM PDT · by tlozo · 76 replies
    The Drive ^ | May 23, 2020 | Caleb Jacobs
    It's no longer news that texting while driving is incredibly dangerous—it's common sense. What's more, filming a high-speed run with one hand on the wheel and the other on your iPhone is on another level of stupidity. That didn't stop this Audi RS6 driver from mashing the accelerator and videoing their drive to 200 miles per hour on a public British roadway, though. And if that wasn't brazen enough, the clip was then uploaded to Twitter for everyone to see. Police are now looking for the daredevil who drove 202 miles per hour on the M23 south of Crawley, as...
  • Mr. President, Here’s How You Stop the Democrat Scam of the Century

    05/24/2020 5:35:35 AM PDT · by Twotone · 17 replies
    Root for America ^ | May 24, 2020 | Wayne Allyn Root
    Think about an election where a ballot is sent to a person regardless of eligibility; to an address they may not live at anymore; signed by someone else; picked up and delivered by a Democrat campaign operative; and still counted. If Democrats got their way, that is what would happen in my home state of Nevada this June, and nationwide in November’s presidential election. This is clearly a trial run by Democrats to see if they can get away with “THE SCAM OF THE CENTURY.” With one goal in mind- stealing all future U.S. elections. Keep in mind, even Mexico...
  • The COVID Can Go To Suit. Or Can It?

    05/21/2020 4:40:55 PM PDT · by street_lawyer · 22 replies
    Bad News Journal ^ | May 22, 2020 | Bad News Journal
    The COVID Can Go To Suit. Or Can It? The COVID Can Go To Suit, Or Can It? By: Frank J. Morelli, Esq. Contributor The one thing you will find that is bipartisan is lawyer bashing. The reason is that lawyers work on both sides of the isle. They defend rights. They attack rights. They make money ether way, and that is what everyone hates. They make money if they win or if they lose. But what most people don’t seem to comprehend is that so-called frivolous lawsuits are not filed by competent attorneys. No, there are checks and balances...

    05/21/2020 12:58:10 PM PDT · by windhover · 7 replies
    Vanity- Seattle Times ^ | 5/21/2020 | windhover
    The French have a saying that has its origin and meaning in revolution: "We obey tyrants until we hang them from lamp posts". Later-on the Guillotine was invented to carry out this principle more effectively. Fortunately, in America we have an option to the annihilation of tyranny by lamp post. We have the Constitution of the United States of America that guarantees our freedom,the right to live, equality under the law, the separation of powers, and elections to throw the tyrants out.
  • Sweden stayed open. A deadly month shows the risks.

    05/17/2020 2:55:50 PM PDT · by thecodont · 110 replies
    New York Times via San Francisco Chronicle / ^ | 1:13 pm PDT, Saturday, May 16, 2020 | Lauren Leatherby and Allison McCann, New York Times
    By late March, nearly every country in Europe had closed schools and businesses, restricted travel and ordered citizens to stay home. But one country stood out for its decision to stay open: Sweden. The country’s moderated response to the coronavirus outbreak has drawn praise from some U.S. politicians, who see Sweden as a possible model for the United States as it begins to reopen. “We need to observe with an open mind what went on in Sweden, where the kids kept going to school,” Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky, a Republican, said at a hearing Tuesday. But while Sweden has...
  • Ahmaud Arbery’s Final Minutes: What Videos and 911 Calls Show

    05/17/2020 3:07:13 PM PDT · by FewsOrange · 368 replies ^ | May 16, 2020 | By Malachy Browne, Drew Jordan, Dmitriy Khavin and Ainara Tiefenthäler
    Using security footage, cellphone video, 911 calls and police reports, The Times has reconstructed the 12 minutes before Ahmaud Arbery was shot dead in Georgia on Feb. 23.
  • "A Nation of Cowards"

    05/15/2020 12:56:43 PM PDT · by robowombat · 12 replies
    This has been posted here before. Considering the rise of a near satanic left in our culture it needs to be reposted: "A Nation of Cowards" was published in the Fall, '93 issue of The Public Interest, a quarterly journal of opinion published by National Affairs, Inc. The Public Interest 1112 16th St., NW, Suite 530 Washington, DC 20036 (C) 1993 by The Public Interest. A NATION OF COWARDS Jeffrey R. Snyder OUR SOCIETY has reached a pinnacle of self-expression and respect for individuality rare or unmatched in history. Our entire popular culture -- from fashion magazines to the cinema...
  • Did candidate Obama call world leaders in 2008?

    05/13/2020 4:27:23 PM PDT · by 11th_VA · 17 replies
    Foreign Policy ^ | SEPTEMBER 28, 2012, 10:30 PM | Uri Friedman
    Friday [Sept 28, 2008] ushered in a surreal new chapter in the duel between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney over how to approach relations with Israel and Iran’s nuclear program, as both candidates hopped on phone calls with Benjamin Netanyahu a day after the Israeli prime minister delivered a fiery U.N. address on red lines for Iran in New York. During Obama’s conversation with Netanyahu (see photo above), the White House announced, "the two leaders underscored that they are in full agreement on the shared goal of preventing Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon." Romney told reporters that while he...
  • Authoritarians Using Coronavirus Fear to Destroy America

    05/11/2020 9:26:01 PM PDT · by TTFX · 4 replies
    Ron Paul Institute ^ | 5-11-2020 | Ron Paul
    A Fresno, California waffle restaurant dared to open its doors for business this weekend to the delight of a long line of customers, who waited up to two hours for the “privilege” of willingly spending their money in a business happy to serve them breakfast on Mother’s Day. This freedom of voluntary transaction is the core of what we used to call our free society. But in an America paralyzed by fear – ramped up by a mainstream media that churns out propaganda at a level unparalleled in history – no one is allowed to enjoy themselves. Thankfully everyone carries...
  • Star Wars Day promotion goes awry after LPS arrests employee in stormtrooper costume

    05/05/2020 5:35:00 PM PDT · by pepsi_junkie · 12 replies
    Lethbridge News Now ^ | May 4, 2020 | David Opinko
    May the fourth is widely known among fans of the sci-fi series as Star Wars Day, and thus, a local business themed around the franchise wanted to put on a promotion to celebrate it. Coco Vanilla Galactic Cantina Owner Bradley Whalen told LNN that it very quickly went off the rails and put one of his employees in serious danger.“We had music playing in the parking lot, we had one of our staff dress up as a stormtrooper kind of waving to people walking up and down the road, we had people stopping by and getting pictures with the stormtrooper,...
  • A Dollar Tree worker told a man he needed a mask, so he wiped his face on her shirt, police say

    05/05/2020 2:25:59 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 8 replies
    WCRB-TV ^ | Tuesday, May 5th 2020 | Alec Snyder
    Police in Holly, Michigan, have arrested a 68-year-old man on assault charges after he entered a Dollar Tree on Saturday and wiped his face on an employee's shirt.Police in Holly, Michigan, have arrested a 68-year-old man on assault charges after he entered a Dollar Tree on Saturday and wiped his face on an employee's shirt. Holly Police Chief Jerry Narsh said the man entered the store at around 1:30 p.m. Saturday without a mask, despite an executive order in the state requiring patrons in enclosed public spaces to wear one at all times. Rex Howard Gomoll of Linden faces misdemeanor...
  • Donny Deutsch: 'Cornered Animal' Trump Will Do 'Really, Really, Really Bizarre Things'

    05/05/2020 7:20:03 AM PDT · by governsleastgovernsbest · 20 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | Mark Finkelstein
    The freakout continues at President Trump's Fox News town hall on Sunday night at the Lincoln Memorial. On today's Morning Joe, Donny Deutsch called Trump a "cornered animal" and warned he will do "really, really, really bizarre things." He didn't explain what that would be. Macho man Donny salted his spiel with multiple snipes at the president's manliness, referring to him as "impotent," a "little man," and "scared and pathetic."Get the rest of the story and view the video here.
  • how not to pay in a mini-mart

    05/04/2020 6:54:03 PM PDT · by algore · 11 replies
    Darwin accidentally grabs wrong wallet when trying check out.
  • White NYPD cop says lieutenant harassed her, calling her ‘Kardashian’ chick for dating black man...

    05/03/2020 10:13:52 PM PDT · by L.A.Justice · 74 replies
    New York Daily News ^ | February 10, 2020 | Trevor Boyer
    A white NYPD cop who claims she was harassed by a black supervisor for dating an African-American man told an administrative judge on Monday that the cutting remarks left her "with a pit in my stomach.” Officer Vanessa Weinbel’s boyfriend was not a member of the NYPD, but the white cop’s relationship with a black man incensed her black supervisor so much that the Queens lieutenant wouldn’t stop harping about it, Weinbel said. Among the insults Weinbel claims she endured from Lt. Rasheena Huffman at Police Service Area 9 in Flushing was that black men only liked her because she...
  • 'SNL's' Cecily Strong roasts Trump as Gretchen Whitmer: 'That woman' is 'what Trump calls his wife'

    05/03/2020 1:20:07 PM PDT · by gattaca · 53 replies
    The Hill ^ | April 26, 2020 | Justine Coleman
    Cecily Strong of "Saturday Night Live" roasted President Trump while performing as Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D) on Saturday. Strong as Whitmer said governors are “having a moment right now” but that, unlike her, other governors are getting “cool nicknames.” “Trump refers to me as ‘that woman from Michigan,’” she said. “But I’m not offended because I am proud to be from Michigan. And ‘that woman’ is also what Trump calls his wife.” She continued by giving advice for protesters to safely exercise their First Amendment rights, including to stay home, maintain social distancing and wear a mask outside. “I...
  • US too busy blaming others to protect its people

    05/02/2020 5:27:00 AM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 29 replies
    China Daily ... or NBC? ^ | May 2, 2020 | By Zhang Zhouxiang
    On Friday, the World Health Organization reiterated that the novel coronavirus, which caused a major pandemic in the world, is "natural in origin". Frankly speaking, that's not a fresh conclusion. As early as in January, there had been wide consensus among scientists that the novel coronavirus could not possibly have come from man-made sources and that its origin was definitely in nature. A few Indian scientists claimed it might have been "man-made" in origin in their shared paper on the pre-publishing website BioRxiv, but they soon withdrew that paper and apologized for that groundless guess. Yet some US politicians have...
  • Bruce Springsteen says coronavirus has laid bare the ‘inequalities in wealth’ of the US

    04/30/2020 7:19:37 PM PDT · by nicollo · 107 replies
    Independent via MSN ^ | 04-29-2020 | Annie Lord
    Bruce Springsteen has said that the coronavirus pandemic has laid bare the inequalities in wealth and health of America. Speaking during his DJ set on Sirus XM’s E Street Radio, Springsteen reflected on the human cost of the pandemic. “Franklin Delano Roosevelt said liberty requires opportunity to make a living, a decent living according to the standard of the time. A living which gives a man or a woman not only enough to live by, but something to live for.” The 70-year-old continued: “Now the current pandemic has laid bare the inequalities in wealth and in health that plague our...