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  • Steven Seagal Thinks Many Mass Shootings Are “Engineered” by the Government

    10/10/2015 5:31:51 AM PDT · by GrandJediMasterYoda · 108 replies ^ | 10/9/15 | Jake Anderson
    Steven Seagal Thinks Many Mass Shootings Are “Engineered” by the Government There are few issues right now more contentious than gun control. One of these issues happens to be “false flag” operations. Actor Steven Seagal has previously sounded off on both. In an interview with RT, the action star-turned second amendment fundamentalist claimed “a lot” of domestic shootings in America were “engineered” in order to drum up support for gun control legislation.
  • Former Boxing Champion Roy Jones Jr. Asks Vladimir Putin for Russian Citizenship

    08/22/2015 11:43:51 AM PDT · by nickcarraway · 18 replies
    UPI ^ | Aug. 20, 2015 | Jared M. Feldschreiber
    American boxer Roy Jones asked Russian President Vladimir Putin to give him Russian citizenship during a meeting in Sevastopol, Wednesday. Snapshot photo by RuptlyTV SEVASTOPOL, Ukraine, Aug. 20 (UPI) -- Former heavyweight world boxing champion Roy Jones Jr. met with President Vladimir Putin Wednesday for a brief meeting in Sevastopol, Crimea, and asked the Kremlin leader for Russian citizenship. The 46-year-old boxer and rapper arrived to be a special guest in the boxing show The Battle of Mount Gasfort that will take place this weekend, Russia Today reported. Jones underscored it would be easier to do business in Russia if...
  • Putin’s Action Hero: How Steven Seagal Became the Kremlin’s Unlikeliest Envoy

    04/20/2015 10:23:21 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 4 replies
    BuzzFeed News ^ | April 20, 2015 | Max Seddon, world correspondent and Rosie Gray, reporter
    The Russian president stunned Barack Obama when he proposed Steven Seagal as an intermediary between Washington and Moscow. Max Seddon and Rosie Gray tell the extraordinary story of the faded action star’s dalliances with the Kremlin. Vladimir Putin knew his relationship with the United States was nearing breaking point when he met Barack Obama in Lough Erne, a picturesque lakeside golf resort in Northern Ireland, on the sidelines of the G-8 summit in June 2013. The Russian and U.S. presidents had never gotten along. Putin spent their first meeting on the porch of his residence in Novo-Ogarevo, outside Moscow, in...
  • Steven Seagal: When Benghazi is Exposed, Obama Will Be Impeached [VIDEO]

    05/16/2014 3:41:55 PM PDT · by NKP_Vet · 65 replies ^ | May 16, 2014 | Captitalism Institute
    “Never in my life did I ever believe that our country would be taken over by people like the people who are running it at this day.” “When we have leadership that thinks that the Constitution of the United States of America is a joke, when we have a President who has almost a thousand Executive Orders now, when we have a Department of Justice that thinks that any kind of a judicial system that they make up as they go along can get by with whatever they decide that they won’t do.” “What’s happened with Fast and Furious? What’s...
  • Actor Steven Seagal Calls For Obama’s Impeachment

    02/26/2014 11:10:34 PM PST · by Impala64ssa · 42 replies
    Western Journalism ^ | Tom Hinchey
    Actor Steven Seagal appeared at the Western Conservative Conference in Phoenix on February 22, 2014, where he called for the impeachment of President Obama.
  • Actor Steven Seagal Defends Sheriff Joe, Slams Obama on ‘Open Borders’ (Video)

    01/06/2014 7:16:07 AM PST · by montag813 · 17 replies
    Top Right News ^ | 01-06-2013 | TRN
    Action movie star Steven Seagal as Arizona governor? Um, no. Despite how a question by a Phoenix reporter has been hyped by the national media, Seagal says he “would remotely consider” it, but has “a lot more other responsibilities that may be more important to address.” But Seagal did strongly defend Maricopa County, AZ Sheriff Joe Arpaio against absurd leftist charges of "racism", and said the top issue facing the U.S. now is our wide open border.The 61-year-old actor made the comments while promoting the latest season of his reality show Steven Seagal—Lawman: Maricopa County. In the show, Seagal joins forces with Arpaio...
  • Actor Steven Seagal Says He Is Up For Arizona Governor Campaign

    01/05/2014 11:17:11 AM PST · by lbryce · 75 replies
    CBS Las Vegas ^ | January 4, 2014 | Staff
    <p>Action-movie star Steven Seagal says he is considering a run for Arizona governor.</p> <p>The “Marked for Death” actor told KNXV-TV that he is considering a shot at the state’s highest office and has had a talk about the bid with the self-proclaimed toughest sheriff in America.</p>
  • Actor Steven Seagal Says He Is Up For Arizona Governor Campaign

    01/04/2014 8:59:24 PM PST · by Viennacon · 117 replies
    CBS Las Vegas ^ | January 4, 2014 | Benjamin Fearnow
    <p>PHOENIX (AP) — Action-movie star Steven Seagal says he is considering a run for Arizona governor.</p> <p>The “Marked for Death” actor told KNXV-TV that he is considering a shot at the state’s highest office and has had a talk about the bid with the self-proclaimed toughest sheriff in America.</p>
  • Seagal sworn in as Dońa Ana County Sheriff’s deputy (NM)

    01/25/2013 2:12:40 PM PST · by CedarDave · 9 replies
    The Albuquerque Journal ^ | January 23, 2013 | Adrian Gomez
    Actor Steven Seagal took a break from filming “Force of Execution” in Albuquerque and headed south to Las Cruces on Tuesday. The special — and unexpected — trip was to be sworn in as a Dońa Ana County Sheriff’s deputy. Undersheriff Eddie Lerma arranged to have Seagal sworn-in as a deputy in Dońa Ana County as part of future training on border issues, and to execute police work if necessary. According to a sheriff’s spokeswoman Seagal is a considered a reserve officer and, according New Mexico law, can only carry out police work while with a commissioned peace officer. Seagal...
  • Hollywood Investigator Gets 30-Month Term in Weapons Case

    01/24/2004 4:38:28 AM PST · by FormerACLUmember · 33 replies · 186+ views
    NY Times ^ | January 24, 2004 | BERNARD WEINRAUB
    The private Hollywood investigator and central figure in a federal wiretapping investigation, Anthony Pellicano, was sentenced on Friday to 30 months in prison on an unrelated weapons charge. In issuing the sentence, Judge Dickran M. Tevrizian Jr. of federal District Court here rejected defense pleas that Mr. Pellicano had no money and fined him $6,000. Mr. Pellicano pleaded guilty in October to illegal possession of hand grenades and plastic explosives. The weapons were found in 2002 in a raid on his office. Mr. Pellicano, once a high-flying figure who often attended movie premieres and dined in fancy restaurants, arrived in...
  • Celebrity Private Eye Gets 2 1/2 Years in Prison on Weapons Charge (Pellicano)

    01/23/2004 8:31:43 PM PST · by knak · 8 replies · 202+ views
    ap ^ | 1/23/04
    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Celebrity private eye Anthony Pellicano, whose clients once included Elizabeth Taylor and Michael Jackson, was sentenced to 2 1/2 years in federal prison Friday for possessing firearms and explosives. Pellicano, who was also fined $6,000, remains the subject of a grand jury investigation into whether he may have conducted illegal wiretaps of celebrities. Federal officials have declined to provide details of the investigation, and Pellicano has said he is refusing to cooperate. His career collapsed last year after investigators raided his office, seeking evidence to link him to threats made against a Los Angeles Times reporter....
  • Clintons In Hollywood Hot Water - Thanks to the Private Eye to the Stars... Anthony Pellicano

    01/18/2006 6:25:33 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 42 replies · 3,036+ views ^ | 1/18/06 | Jim Kouri
    There are probably two private detectives who are considered the leading private eyes for the stars: Former NYPD detective Bo Dietl on the east coast, and Anthony Pellicano on the west coast. Of the two only one -- Tony Pellicano -- is the subject of an ongoing federal investigation into illegal wiretapping by a high-profile private detective in Hollywood known as The Pelican. Two witnesses -- his ex-girlfriend, and the other police officer -- on Tuesday pleaded guilty to having lied to a grand jury about the detective's use of wiretaps and other illegal tactics. These pleas, one coming from...
  • Pellicano, Lawyer Convicted of Conspiracy

    08/29/2008 5:22:57 PM PDT · by John W · 12 replies · 344+ views
    MSNBC ^ | August 29, 2008 | Associated Press
    LOS ANGELES - Former Hollywood private eye Anthony Pellicano and his entertainment lawyer co-defendant were convicted Friday of charges linked to the wiretapping of billionaire investor Kirk Kerkorian’s former wife in a child support battle. Pellicano and attorney Terry Christensen were each convicted of conspiracy to commit wiretapping. Pellicano was also convicted of wiretapping and Christensen was convicted of aiding and abetting a wiretap. “We are disappointed, think the jury is wrong, and we will be appealing,” said Patricia Glaser, Christensen’s attorney and law partner.
  • Gambino Family-Indictments

    06/04/2002 10:51:35 AM PDT · by NYer · 62 replies · 1,142+ views
    AP Wire | June 4, 2002 | Tom Hays
    NEW YORK (AP) _ Seventeen alleged members and associates of the Gambino crime family, including John Gotti's brother, were arrested on racketeering and other charges, authorities announced Tuesday. Prosecutors said at a Brooklyn news conference that convictions in the case would deal a crushing blow to the mob infiltration of unions and businesses along New York City's waterfront. ``When it comes to the waterfront, the greedy grip of organized crime knows no bounds,'' said Alan Vinegrad, U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of New York, whose office will prosecute the case. The 68-count federal indictment includes charges of extortion, money...
  • The Shadow Team (from HILLARY'S SECRET WAR)

    07/12/2005 12:02:46 PM PDT · by Richard Poe · 84 replies · 2,583+ views ^ | July 12, 2005 | Richard Poe
    HILLARY'S SECRET WAR The Shadow Team Posted: July 12, 20051:00 a.m. Eastern Editor's note: The following is an eye-opening look into New York Times best-selling author Richard Poe's revealing book, "Hillary's Secret War." Whereas Edward Klein's book on the New York senator reveals previously unknown aspects of her personal life, Poe's expose focuses on how Hillary Clinton and the left's "shadow government" have labored to put her and her far-left agenda in the White House by controlling the still-uncensored flow of real news to Americans – via the Internet.If that sounds too fantastic to be true, read on. By Richard...
  • DFU SONG: That's Amore (that's Hillary's thug, Pellicano)

    02/06/2006 8:07:04 PM PST · by doug from upland · 3 replies · 499+ views
    DFU SONGS | 2-2006 | Lyrics, Doug from Upland
    MIDI - THAT'S AMORE (fairly long intro) hired him to shut up Bill's women, Pellicano Were there threats, oh, you bet...'cause you should never test Pellicano He would break Sally Perdue's legs even if she begged Only fools don't believe it If you had Clinton evidence he would hop your fence He'd go in and retrieve it hired him to shut up Bill's women, Pellicano When you mess with the Clintons, there is not a rule that applies If you're posing a threat, you'll be facing him mano a ma-ano He had worked for the mob and did 's job,...
  • Celebrity PI Pellicano Vows Not to Cooperate With Wiretap Investigation

    11/17/2003 9:52:43 AM PST · by governsleastgovernsbest · 5 replies · 115+ views
    Nov 17, 2003 Celebrity Private Eye About to Go to Prison Vows Not to Cooperate With Wiretap Investigation The Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) - Anthony Pellicano, the private eye to the stars who is going to prison for possessing illegal explosives, says he won't cooperate with authorities investigating whether he secretly taped conversations of celebrities and their lawyers. Pellicano, who was to report to the Federal Detention Center in Los Angeles on Monday, also said the lawyers and celebrities he worked for over the years are innocent. "They did nothing wrong," he was quoted as saying in Monday's Los...
  • Producer Pleads Guilty in Seagal Case

    08/13/2003 7:17:55 PM PDT · by new cruelty · 8 replies · 221+ views
    The Rapid City Journal ^ | August 13, 2003 | TOM HAYS
    NEW YORK - A former business partner of Steven Seagal's admitted Wednesday that he plotted to have the mob shake down the action-film star. Julius Nasso, a producer of early Seagal films that grossed millions of dollars, pleaded guilty in federal court to extortion conspiracy. Under a plea deal, he will serve one year in prison and pay a $75,000 fine; no sentencing date was set. Nasso, 50, told a federal magistrate that he had an "understanding" that a reputed capo in the Gambino crime family, Anthony "Sonny" Ciccone, would confront Seagal about a debt in a way "that would...
  • Steven Seagal Threatened With Lawsuit Over Police Raid Taped for Reality Show

    08/31/2011 4:15:57 PM PDT · by Hugin · 8 replies
    Steven Seagal is being threatened with a lawsuit over his part in a police raid that was taped for his A&E reality show, TMZ reported. The actor, who has served as a reserve deputy sheriff since the mid-'80s, was part of a team that arrived at Jesus Sanchez Llovera's Arizona house in March with a tank and armed in full riot gear, Llovera alleges in his legal documents. VIDEO: Steven Seagal Arrives for Police Bust in Tank Llovera claims that the raid, carried out by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Department, was "unfounded" because they believed Llovera was raising roosters for...
  • Steven Seagal Lawman

    10/06/2010 8:35:36 PM PDT · by Cindy · 41 replies · 1+ views - A & E ^ | unknown | n/a
    SNIPPET: "His movies have grossed more than $2 billion worldwide. He is an expert martial artist with a 7th-degree black belt in Aikido. He's considered to be in the same class of action hero as Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger. However, Steven Seagal isn't just an action hero in the movies. For almost 20 years, Seagal has been working as a fully commissioned deputy with the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office in Louisiana. In addition to going out on patrol, Seagal is an expert marksman who has worked with their SWAT team and has instructed Jefferson Parish officers in firearms and...
  • Kayden Nguyen sues action star Steven Seagal for sexual assault, employing her as his 'sex toy'

    04/13/2010 10:10:58 AM PDT · by Perdogg · 64 replies · 3,046+ views
    NY Daily News ^ | 04.13.10
    A former employee has sued big screen action star Steven Seagal, claiming he hired her as an assistant, but then used her as a "sex toy." Kayden Nguyen, a 23-year-old former model from Los Angeles, is seeking $1 million from the "Under Siege" actor, according to court papers filed Monday. Nguyen said she responded to a Craigslist ad in February for an executive assistant for Seagal and his production company, Steamroller Productions.
  • Man Implicates Seagal in Probe: FBI Arrests Clinton Private Investigator Pellicano

    11/22/2002 3:34:52 PM PST · by jimbo123 · 109 replies · 1,454+ views
    Associated Press ^ | Associated Press
    Man Implicates Seagal and Pellicano in Probe Fri Nov 22, 8:34 AM ET LOS ANGELES (AP) - A man charged with threatening a reporter who was investigating an alleged Mafia extortion plot against Steven Seagal told an FBI informant the actor was behind the threat, court documents show. Alexander Proctor allegedly said in secretly recorded conversations that he was hired to carry out the threat by Anthony Pellicano, a private detective to the stars. FBI agents said Proctor told the informant Seagal hired Pellicano to threaten Los Angeles Times reporter Anita Busch. "He wanted to make it look like the...
  • The Top Seven Awesome Things You Didn't Know About Steven Seagal (Humor)

    12/15/2009 9:30:58 AM PST · by AreaMan · 45 replies · 4,322+ views
    Spike ^ | 13 March 2009 | Nathan Bloch
    The Top Seven Awesome Things You Didn't Know About Steven Seagal Steven Seagal has been a cultural icon representing everything squinty and badass about action films for the past 20 years. A lot of people think they know everything there is to know about this mysterious man of part-time law enforcement and energy drinks, but the truth of the matter goes deeper. Much deeper. Source: A&E TV By Nathan Bloch 7. Steven Seagal speaks fluent Japanese Source: Nathan Shanahan/Getty Images It’s pretty impressive that the man spent ten years in Japan and became a 7th dan black belt aikido master,...
  • 'Steven Seagal: Lawman' full of possibilities

    12/02/2009 9:46:11 AM PST · by Drew68 · 40 replies · 2,332+ views
    SF Gate ^ | 02 dec 09 | Tim Goodman
    You can be excused for thinking that "Steven Seagal: Lawman" is another in the action movie star's canon of B-movies. You know, the kind of film where breaking bones with martial arts and aiming to kill (and succeeding) are part of the script. But for most people, finding out that Seagal has been a real-life deputy for nearly 20 years in the Jefferson Parish sheriff's office in Louisiana might come as a mind-rattling shock. The beefy tough guy is not just a martial arts expert who has helped train officers while being a member of their force, he's also an...
  • Action star Steven Seagal enforces the law in Louisiana

    11/22/2009 8:54:52 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 32 replies · 1,807+ views
    The Mobile Press-Register ^ | November 18, 2009 | Staff
    MOBILE, Ala. -- Action movie star Steven Seagal is best known in these parts for having played the cook who thwarted a terrorist plot in the 1992 thriller "Under Siege," which was filmed here aboard the battleship USS Alabama. But these days he has another assignment. For almost 20 years, Seagal has been working as a fully commissioned reserve deputy with the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office in Louisiana. His law enforcement work is chronicled in a "Steven Seagal Lawman," an upcoming A&E reality TV show that will premiere on the cable channel at 9 p.m. CST Dec. 2. A&E is...
  • Steven Seagal reality TV show in legal dispute

    08/30/2009 1:07:59 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 11 replies · 829+ views
    Reuters on Yahoo ^ | 8/30/09 | Christine Kearney
    NEW YORK (Reuters) – A new reality television show about the life of actor and martial arts expert Steven Seagal became the subject of a federal lawsuit filed on Monday in a dispute over who thought up the idea for the show. A&E Television Networks sued California-based Genuine Entertainment claiming that Genuine has wrongly asserted the idea for the reality show was stolen from Genuine by A&E after a series of meetings between the two parties. Seagal rose to fame in the 1990s as a star of action movies such as "Under Siege," but in recent years has failed to...
  • The Pellicano Files ( Clinton's private eye )

    04/19/2006 9:57:31 AM PDT · by george76 · 53 replies · 2,025+ views
    The Guardian ^ | April 19, 2006 | Dan Glaister
    Pellicano did work directly with one president: during Bill Clinton's first presidential campaign Pellicano was hired, reportedly by Hillary Clinton, to discredit Gennifer Flowers, the woman who alleged that she had maintained a 12-year affair with the candidate. Six years later, with Clinton into his second term, the White House, according to the New York Post, hired Pellicano, considered a respected forensic audio specialist, to look into Monica Lewinsky's background. Another report places Pellicano, who was hired by OJ Simpson before the murder of Nicole Simpson, outside her house on the night that she was killed... Anthony Pellicano has worked...
  • Steven Seagal Bringing Back Under Siege 3 (Vanity-Seagal To Take On Muslim Terrorists)

    03/09/2006 6:58:01 PM PST · by My Favorite Headache · 67 replies · 2,051+ views
    IMDB ^ | 3-9-2006 | my favorite headache
    OK...OK...Steven Seagal has made a boat load of $5.95 Wal Mart straight to DVD movies over the last 3 years...but Seagal is making a movie for release in January that is raising some eyebrows in Hollywood on the scenario that might just make the now B-Movie star back to A-list as Red State Americans search for a new hero ala John Rambo. Under Siege 3:Terror Flies High Plot Outline: Casey Ryback is sent on a mission to take out Muslim terrorists who have taken over a flight from Israel to USA.
  • Investigator Charged With Conspiracy, Threats Against Reporter (Clinton attack dog, Pellicano)

    06/17/2005 6:21:12 PM PDT · by Dan Evans · 32 replies · 2,120+ views
    LA Times ^ | June 17, 2005 | Richard Winton
    Anthony Pellicano, the high-profile private investigator whose clients included some of the biggest stars in Hollywood, was charged today with conspiracy and making threats against a Los Angeles Times reporter. Anita Busch was researching a story in 2002 about the relationship between actor Steven Seagal and a reputed Mafia figure when someone fired a bullet through the windshield of her unoccupied car. Left on top of the vehicle was a dead fish with a rose in its mouth and a sign reading: "Stop." The charges today were filed by Los Angeles County District Attorney Steve Cooley after a lengthy investigation...
  • Decades After Brando, NJ Waterfront Still Mobbed Up

    12/08/2003 7:25:08 AM PST · by Coleus · 7 replies · 785+ views
    Decades After Brando, Waterfront Still Mobbed Up   BAYONNE, N.J.  — At the headquarters of New Jersey's most notorious union, the ornate front windows are etched with an anchor-and-rope motif. They're opaque, making it impossible to peer inside International Longshoremen's Association (search) Local 1588.That hasn't stopped law enforcement. Local 1588 was historically so corrupt that mob enforcers were unnecessary, according to one veteran investigator. Kickbacks, extortion and fraud became as routine as a Labor Day picnic at the local, long a lucrative outpost for the Genovese (search) crime family. In 1954, when Marlon Brando (search) starred in the Oscar-winning "On The Waterfront," one of 1588's delegates was...
  • Steven Seagal Linked to Threat to L.A. Times Reporter

    11/22/2002 7:33:44 PM PST · by jern · 20 replies · 238+ views
    Reuters ^ | Nov 22, 2002 | Gina Keating
    By Gina Keating LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Action star Steven Seagal (news) and a Los Angeles private detective were linked on Friday to a bizarre harassment episode against a Los Angeles Times reporter probing alleged links between Seagal and the Mafia. Reuters Photo Anthony Pellicano, private eye to the stars, was charged on Friday with possessing illegal weapons after the FBI (news - web sites) searched his Los Angeles office for evidence that he hired an ex-convict suspected of threatening Times reporter Anita Busch in June. According to an affidavit by FBI Special Agent Stanley Ornellas, Pellicano hired 59-year-old Alexander...
  • Report: Cuomo contributor had mob ties

    08/15/2002 5:31:33 AM PDT · by Behind Liberal Lines · 25 replies · 322+ views
    The Associated Press ^ | Thursday, August 15, 2002
    <p>ALBANY -- Democratic candidate for governor Andrew Cuomo last year accepted $44,500 in campaign contributions from a movie producer accused of being a mob associate, according to a published report.</p> <p>Julius Nasso, producer of several Steven Seagal action films, his brother Vincent and their businesses wrote 11 checks to Cuomo's campaign, the New York Daily News reported in its Wednesday's editions.</p>