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  • An optical illusion

    09/20/2018 6:17:48 PM PDT · by outofsalt · 33 replies
    Vanity ^ | 9.20.2018 | Unknown
    A famous optical illusion; An old woman in profile or a young woman looking away? Our minds play tricks. I invite others to share illusions. This site has 25 more optical illusions but you have to tolerate adds. I post this because an Australian team says your age predisposes which you will see first. Hillary has illusions of adequacy but let's just that old hag.
  • Remembering JOURNOLIST and progressive media’s bag of tricks

    07/16/2017 8:53:06 AM PDT · by Tilted Irish Kilt · 9 replies ^ | 7/15/17 | John Sexton
    "For those who don’t remember it, Journolist was just a listserv created by Ezra Klein. The list was invitation only and was mostly made up of progressive journalists. In theory, the list was a kind of digital water cooler where like-minded people could talk to others in the field. That may have been all it was much of the time, but when candidate Obama got in trouble in 2008, it also became a place for partisans to discuss a coordinated media strategy." When Kevin Drum (Mother Jones) argued that wasn’t the kind of campaign Obama wanted to run, Ackerman replied,...
  • Clinton Campaign Consultant Considering 'Swift Boat'-Style Attack on Donald Trump

    10/25/2016 7:40:01 AM PDT · by LouieFisk · 11 replies
    ABC News ^ | Oct 25, 2016 | MaryAlice Parks
    Full headline: "WikiLeaks Emails Allegedly Show Clinton Campaign Consultant Considering 'Swift Boat'-Style Attack on Donald Trump" “I know you can’t look past Bernie and March primaries -- but who is in charge of the Trump swift boat project? Needs to be ready, funded and unleashed when we decide -- not a half assed scramble,” one of the campaign’s consultants, Joel Johnson, purportedly wrote to Clinton’s Communications Director Jen Palmieri in February of this year. “Gee. Thanks, Joel. We thought we could half-ass it,” Palmieri purportedly replied, sarcastically
  • Hillary's Dirty Tricks make "Tricky Dick Nixon" look like an amateur.

    What we are witnessing is a theme based narrative taken right out of Tricky Dick's play book , except the MSM NOW averts their gaze. Last weekend it was that gutter child fat girl "Miss Universe" who had the credibility of a porno queen. After she was "exposed" ( and I use that in the literal sense") , we saw the actual footage of Donald being very nice with her !! the Dirty Trick failed. Trump surged in Pennsylvania and Virginia. So they reach down to the absolute bottom of the barrel and pull out a decade old illegally recorded...
  • What The Heck Is Going On With The Virgin Islands Republican Party?

    03/11/2016 9:47:04 AM PST · by Baldwin77 · 35 replies
    Talking Points Memo ^ | 03/10/2016 | Lauren Fox
    Yob, his wife Erica and LIndsey Eilon were all selected to be unbound delegates to the 2016 Republican Party convention. That gives them power to vote for whoever they like on the floor.
  • The man behind Ted Cruz’s tricks

    02/29/2016 6:00:47 AM PST · by McGruff · 30 replies
    POLITICO ^ | February 29, 2016 | SHANE GOLDMACHER
    Ted Cruz likes to say “personnel is policy” but the single most important personnel decision he’s made on the 2016 presidential campaign has become his most controversial. Cruz has carefully built his brand on trustworthiness — he stands almost daily in front of signs that read “TrusTED” — but in selecting his campaign manager, Cruz tapped a take-no-prisoners operative well practiced in political dark arts. Those who have crossed Cruz’s campaign manager, Jeff Roe, say things like he’s “mean” and a “master of sleazy politics.” He’s also an indisputably talented tactician who has guided Cruz from an asterisk early in...
  • THE DIRTY TRICKS CAMPAIGN=> Cruz Camp and Cronies Continue the Disgusting and Dishonest Antics

    02/16/2016 1:12:19 PM PST · by Enlightened1 · 190 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 02/16/16 | Jim Hoft
    Last week nasty anti-Trump robocalls started running in South Carolina. Donald Trump accused the Cruz camp of being behind the calls.Of course, Senator Cruz denied having anything to do with the ads. But it was a lie. And now there is proof that a Cruz PAC is behind the nasty anti-Trump and anti-Rubio robocalls.The Washington Post reported: Natalie Barrett, a 53-year-old schoolteacher from Westminster, got a robo-call earlier this month and ended up furious. It started off simple enough, an automated man’s voice asking her age and gender, then quizzing her on which Republican candidates she liked. But when she...
  • (VIDEO) PROOF POSITIVE. Ben Carson’s Dishonesty Is Bone Deep

    02/12/2016 3:20:15 PM PST · by ObamahatesPACoal · 56 replies
    RedState ^ | February 12th, 2016 | streiff
    Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson smiles at the thought of the money he’s raking in from the gullible and the attention he’s getting from Donald Trump and Joe Scaroborough (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik — caption by me.) If yesterday’s assertion by Ben Carson that he was putting a lot of effort into campaigning in South Carolina (he’s not, he is taking this weekend off and has only run 182 radio/television ads, all of them in Columbia, SC.) and that he has a plan for moving forward convinced you he was either delusional or dishonest, the balance has radically tipped to...
  • More Fowl Play at Iowa Caucus Revealed

    02/04/2016 4:04:00 AM PST · by true believer forever · 139 replies
    Youtube ^ | February 2, 2016 | Youtube
    Jeff Roe, Cruz's campaign manager, pulled the exact same dirty trick with another candidate a few years ago. "An e-mail sent to news media outlets and a "tweet" issued by a fake Twitter account announced that Eckersley had suspended his campaign due to personal reasons. Eckersley blames his opponent, Republican Billy Long, for sending out the hoax days before the election, "You know this is dirty politics. This is Jeff Roe style management. That's who Billy's retained. That's who he writes the big checks to," Eckersley tells Missourinet affiliate KTTS.
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    09/07/2015 6:33:07 PM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 38 replies
    I've seen some bike tricks, but not like this. Although the music needs to change. It's depressing.
  • Kayakers breach secure area at JFK airport

    07/28/2014 5:59:03 AM PDT · by Foundahardheadedwoman · 16 replies
    New York Post ^ | July 26, 2014 | Phillip Messing and Bill Sanderson
    Two kayakers adrift in Jamaica Bay with just one paddle unwittingly breached Kennedy Airport’s $300 million perimeter detection system. They could have been spotted by a boat patrol — except there wasn’t one. Port Authority boats don’t patrol the bay at night, police sources said.
  • Didja Ever Google the Term 'Tilt'?

    01/06/2014 9:38:25 PM PST · by Reaganite Republican · 30 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | 07 January 2014 | Reaganite Republican
    Try it! And did you know one can set-up their Google home page in Klingon...? Or that the company's two founders tried to sell Google for a mere $750,000 in 1999? Excite (today minor search player 'Ask') actually said 'pass'... today's Google's worth $200 BILLION... More Google fun facts -here-
  • Lexi the Rescue Dog Displays Incredible Tricks

    11/12/2013 12:10:06 PM PST · by Silentgypsy · 9 replies
    Yahoo ^ | 11/12/2013 | Storyful
    Lexi was rescued in 2009 from the SPCA and was severely underweight, had no hair around her neck and some behavioural issues. Now, four years later, it’s incredible to see how far Lexi has come. Watch as Lexi shows off some amazing tricks she’s learnt in the care of her owner, Katerina Jansen. Katerina told Storyful: “She loves to balance on anything and loves to jump into her owners arms from the ground or high up.”
  • 6 Awesome Math Tricks That Will Make Your Life So Much Easier (Very useful for investors)

    12/06/2011 12:08:26 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 34 replies
    Business Insider ^ | 12/06/2011 | Eric Platt
    You're on the trading floor, trying to price out if a 15-year bond issued by General Electric will generate the returns needed to placate your investors. Bad news, your calculator is dead and the trader from Cantor Fitzgerald is readying to signal his buy. What to do? Well, if all you need to do is double the investment in five-years, you're in luck. That's probably not the case, and GE probably isn't issuing 15-year debt. But we compiled a list of six math tricks that might just come in handy. If you have a math trick you'd like us to...
  • The Chinese Now Know Every Trick In The Book For Getting Into A US College

    11/04/2011 6:48:46 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 37 replies
    Business Insider ^ | 11/04/2011 | Andrew Shen
    The number of Chinese students in American colleges has tripled in the last three years. Unfortunately, most colleges don't know what they are getting into. According to New York Times many of these students are arriving with barely passable English, despite dominating the SATs and having impeccable applications. The secret to getting into college for a Chinese person is paying the right agency. About 80 percent of Chinese applicants use such agents according to a report by Zinch Group. Aoji Education Group, for example, offers parents a package complete with money-back guarantee if you don't get into one of the...
  • Dogs Riding a Bike & Playing Choo Choo Train (cute Video)

    05/03/2011 10:04:19 AM PDT · by OneVike · 23 replies
    I have two videos of a former homeless dog that has been trained to ride a bicycle. This dog is not just riding by the way, he is actually peddling and steering it to where he is directed to go. Usually that would be enough to be worth watching, this but it gets even better. The man who found the dog already owned dogs, some of which are Pomeranians. So after he taught the new dog to ride a bike, he taught his other dogs to hold on to each other and follow the bike around. So now we have...
  • Budget tricks helped Obama save programs from cuts (spending cuts exaggerated)

    04/12/2011 8:04:55 AM PDT · by quesney · 62 replies
    WASHINGTON – The historic $38 billion in budget cuts resulting from at-times hostile bargaining between Congress and the Obama White House were accomplished in large part by pruning money left over from previous years, using accounting sleight of hand and going after programs President Barack Obama had targeted anyway. Such moves permitted Obama to save favorite programs — Pell grants for poor college students, health research and "Race to the Top" aid for public schools, among others — from Republican knives, according to new details of the legislation released Tuesday morning. And big holes in foreign aid and Environmental Protection...
  • Budget tricks helped Obama save programs from cuts.

    04/12/2011 8:09:38 AM PDT · by izzatzo · 28 replies
    Associated Press/MyWay ^ | 04/12/2011 | Andrew Taylor
    WASHINGTON (AP) - The historic $38 billion in budget cuts resulting from at-times hostile bargaining between Congress and the Obama White House were accomplished in large part by pruning money left over from previous years, using accounting sleight of hand and going after programs President Barack Obama had targeted anyway. Such moves permitted Obama to save favorite programs - Pell grants for poor college students, health research and "Race to the Top" aid for public schools, among others - from Republican knives, according to new details of the legislation released Tuesday morning.
  • Dirty tricks in Wisconsin? Ballots being thrown away in heavily pro-Prosser county

    04/06/2011 7:01:17 PM PDT · by Nachum · 46 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 6/6/11 | Mark Tapscott
    Right on schedule, allegations that somebody committed voter fraud or other election illegalities in yesterday's Wisconsin Supreme Court balloting are being heard this afternoon in a county that voted heavily for incumbent conservative Justice David Prosser. Pundit Press, which closely followed the election balloting yesterday, offers this analysis: "As if the situation in Wisconsin wasn't tense enough, it appears that one county in particular is going to a new extreme. This comes after word that there may have been voter fraud in the nonpartisan State Supreme Court election yesterday between incumbent
  • General ordering probe into report of mind tricks (another 'WTF' moment, mind control?)

    02/24/2011 10:05:09 AM PST · by NormsRevenge · 22 replies
    Yahoo ^ | 2/24/11 | Pauline Jelinek and Deb Riechmann - ap
    WASHINGTON – The top U.S. commander in Afghanistan is calling for an investigation into charges that an army unit trained in psychological operations was improperly ordered to manipulate American senators to get more money and troops for the war. A senator allegedly targeted said Thursday that he's confident there will be a review of the facts, but played down the idea that he was manipulated.