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  • Time mag's Sept 1 cover....f'ng really? (BARF!!!)

    08/22/2014 5:40:16 PM PDT · by SgtBob · 55 replies
    SgtBob | 8-22-14 | SgtBob
  • Sign Ideas for Ferguson Counter-Protests

    08/21/2014 2:52:55 PM PDT · by CardCarryingMember.VastRightWC · 42 replies
    Aug 21, 2014 | Self
    Any more good ideas? No, I can't travel out there myself. But if I could... 1)THUG TRIES TO KILL COP 2)THUG IS SHOT DEADWHICH PART OF "DUH!!" DON'T YOU UNDERSTAND? "GENTLE GIANTS" DON'T SMASH PEOPLE'S FACES BACK INTO THEIR SKULLS How many mulligans did the villagers allow the "Boy Who Cried Wolf"? 3? How many have Jesse and Al been allowed already? How many MORE mulligans does America owe to Race Pimps before we're allowed to ignore them? PROBLEM: White Cop Shoots Violent Thug in Self-Defense SOLUTION: Nonstop Pillaging & Burning Until Cop is Lynched Why Do You...
  • George W. Bush: Excerpt of speech to Congress 9/20/01

    08/21/2014 1:03:41 PM PDT · by Toespi · 9 replies
    We're not deceived by their pretenses to piety. We have seen their kind before. They're the heirs of all the murderous ideologies of the 20th century. By sacrificing human life to serve their radical visions, by abandoning every value except the will to power, they follow in the path of fascism, Nazism and totalitarianism. And they will follow that path all the way to where it ends in history's unmarked grave of discarded lies. Americans are asking, "How will we fight and win this war?" We will direct every resource at our command -- every means of diplomacy, every tool...
  • What is really going on in Ferguson, Missouri

    08/21/2014 7:59:06 AM PDT · by Jeff Head · 67 replies
    FR | August 21, 2014 | Jeff Head
    The left, the race batters, and this administration want a particular narrative about Ferguson, and they have a willing and abetting media to help make it happen and maintain it. Simply put...that's why this incident is lasting so long in the media. This Ferguson narrative of a white cop deliberately executing an unarmed black teenager who was just walking down the street continues their race touble propaganda, distracts from the much more serious issues of the day, and they hope will give them political cover for the fall election. This Ferguson narrative also has no basis whatsoever in the...
  • How does DNCs push for an unlimited supply of non-skilled help young blacks in Ferguson & Elsewhere?

    08/19/2014 2:53:55 PM PDT · by NoLibZone · 4 replies
    NLZ ^ | 8-19-14 | NLZ
    How does DNCs push for an unlimited supply of non-skilled help the economic future of young blacks in Ferguson & elsewhere? Are they high skilled and hiding it?
  • (Orbital) Blowout Fracture (Defined)

    08/19/2014 10:24:38 AM PDT · by smoothsailing · 33 replies
    American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus July 2013 Blowout Fracture What is a “blowout” fracture? A blowout fracture is a fracture of one or more of the bones surrounding the eye and is commonly referred to as an orbital floor fracture.What is the orbit? The orbit consists of the bones surrounding the eye. When looking at a skull, the orbit is the hole in the skull encompassing the eye.What is the “floor” of the orbit? The bones on the bottom of the orbit are the floor. The bones on the top are the roof and the bones on the...
  • Chicago Convention The Whole World is Watching 1968 (FLASHBACK; VANITY)

    08/18/2014 8:16:24 PM PDT · by TigerClaws · 7 replies
    Footage is from the 1968 Chicago Democratic convention. Leftists and anarchists showed up and caused chaos. The political outcome was Nixon was elected in a landslide. Leftists were using the current Ferguson, MO events to create outrage to motivate a demoralized political base. High unemployment, Hispanics displacing blacks economically and politically. This seemed like time to send in the Zimmerman DOJ 'community consultants' and get things ready for November. However, the violence, riots, and lynch mob against Officer Wilson are backfiring. I think the left has made a political miscalculation here with the worst ahead for them. Once the state...
  • Autopsy question

    08/18/2014 5:36:00 PM PDT · by airedale · 53 replies
    I have a question about the autopsy info we currently know. Based upon where the bullets hit Brown is there any way to tell which way he would most probably fall if 1. if standing up facing officer with hands up 2. Kneeling hands up or at sides facing officer 3. Bum rising the officer with head down. The bullet that hit top of head would have killed him instantly My own guess to the most probable body position because of the impact of the bullets are 1. On back or side with indications of falling backwards 2. Same as...
  • Looking Ahead: After Ferguson

    08/18/2014 5:30:54 PM PDT · by ealgeone · 39 replies
    Vanity | 08/18/2014 | ealgeone
    Looking ahead after Ferguson. There are several outcomes to this situation in Ferguson. One: The officer will not be tried Two: There will be a trial with two possible outcomes: a) Wilson is acquitted b) He is found guilty The questions: What will be the reaction of various segments around the country? Will it be a repeat of LA 1992? Do you know your community and the demographics? Anticipated reaction from various communities? What preparation steps, if any, are you taking for these outcomes?
  • How do looters really view themselves?

    08/18/2014 7:51:52 AM PDT · by MNDude · 116 replies
    Time and time again, we seem to be presented with a complete disconnect with how violent black youths present themselves and what is real. Trayvon Martin, we presented as a young moral boy who was afraid for his life while Michael Brown as a gentle giant--both with bright college futures ahead of them. Regardless of what positive virtues they may have had, it's pretty clear that neither strived to be gentle or striving for educational excellence. It seems that both fully embraced the black violent gang culture and this culture embraced them back. If either of these two were anything...
  • Go for it Obama! Put your grimy fingerprints all over your attempt to destroy America.

    08/17/2014 1:30:19 PM PDT · by Voice of Reason88 · 38 replies
    An open letter to the Dear leader and blame thrower extraordinaire.So far youve shown yourself to be utterly incompetent in everything you touch, but youve always had ready made excuses: It was President Bushs fault OR Racism OR Global Warming OR obstructionism or whatever was the excuse de jour. But now it seems youre going to make a move so inept and so vast it boggles the mind. A move that will be ALL YOU. Seems like you want to capitalize on the border invasion crisis YOU created and initiate a virtual coup dtat. This would be the granting of...
  • what would you do? (vanity)

    08/16/2014 8:09:55 AM PDT · by Enterprise · 117 replies
    8-16-14 | Enterprise
    You park your SUV in a space and you and your wife prepare to do some shopping. You open the door and a 300 pound jerk is near to the vehicle and he slams your door shut and yells at you and tells you to leave, and says your kind don't belong around here. You get out of the vehicle, and the jerk pushes you back into it, punches you in the face a few times, and for good measure, punches your wife in the mouth, splitting her lip. He walks away and you get out of your car, and...
  • Question to Fellow Freepers!

    08/15/2014 8:28:38 PM PDT · by Boomer · 68 replies
    OKAY. It's obvious this is another Tom Delay type witch hunt. My question isn't really if there is any validity to this. It's more about if it will actually work this time against Gov. Perry or will it (hopefully) backfire and shine a big bright light on the corruption that is the Dem party today. Your feedback is much appreciated... Oh, and if "they" can be allowed to get away with this, shouldn't the same thing happen to the two most corrupt gov employees we have right now? Obama and Holder. I'm hoping if we all break out our new...
  • Tanks, Heavy Artillery, Weaponization

    08/15/2014 7:26:11 PM PDT · by ealgeone · 11 replies
    Vanity | 08/15/2014 | ealgeone
    Watching Hannity's show tonight and other news sources I've heard the following terms: Tanks Heavy Artillery Assault Weapon If you listen to this you'd get the impression that M1A1s along with MLRS' are rolling down the streets of Ferguson and other US cities. I've also heard "conservatives" cry about the "assault weapons" being used by the police. My goodness....don't we fight against the use of this term to describe ARs??
  • Alarms went at 6am in my house, I investigated armed (2nd thoughts)

    08/15/2014 11:47:52 AM PDT · by Vendome · 70 replies
    Vanity | 08/15/2014 | Vendome
    This morning, the alarms in my house went off. I immediately armed myself and went in search of the cause or person. After thinking about it I think one fire alarm went off and then each and every alarm started as well, I believe, the actuall alarm system to the house. Freaking loud as hell and brought me out of bed, with me grabbing a weapon and charging through the first floor, then running upstairs to ascertain if we had just been broken into, with a thought running through my mind that maybe there was a fire. I didn't know....
  • Dummycrats Dupe Voters To Save Obama (Locksteppers Salute Smartly)

    08/13/2014 5:19:36 PM PDT · by Liz · 38 replies
    Vanity | 8/13/14 reports that b/c of an increasingly hostile political landscape, Democrats are resorting to whining---asking voters to believe they have suddenly "seen the light" and are now conservatives. In districts across the country, Democrats are campaigning as "true believers' in tax cuts, balanced budgets and for rolling back big government's harmful regulations. They're even bleating about guns, fracking and coal....trying to appeal to the conservative heartland. The list of Democrats carving out more conservative positions is too lengthy to mention. In fact, reports, it would be noteworthy to find any Democrat in a competitive election running on the platform...
  • No Accidents in Politics

    08/13/2014 4:49:09 PM PDT · by huckfillary
    Self | Huckfillary
    "In politics there are no accidents,if it happens, you can bet it was planned that way."--FDR All the talking heads and the chattering classes are in a tizzy about Hillary Clinton's recent remarks about Obama's "stupid" foreign policy. Is she daft? What would posses her to criticize him so bluntly? And how could Obama be so "unpresidential" calling it horses**t? This is all so phony I can't believe anyone thinks this was unplanned or unexpected. The terms of endearment were agreed to long ago. Hillary would become Obama's dutiful Secretary of State and Bill would enthusiastically campaign for Obama. In...
  • What the hell is a tax inversion? [More email from Obama]

    08/13/2014 1:41:38 PM PDT · by upchuck · 16 replies
    email | Aug 13, 2014 | Nico Probst
    upchuck -- What Walgreens did last week was a big deal. The pharmacy giant publicly decided to do the right thing by refusing to exploit a tax loophole. The loophole -- called a tax inversion -- is when a company in the United States purchases a foreign company, and then claims residency in that country for tax purposes. It's something that could cost our country $20 billion over the next 10 years. Right now, dozens of American businesses across the country are weighing this decision. To a lot of us, this issue is pretty clear cut: President Obama said it's...
  • Has anyone read the book "A Rise to Rebellion"? If so, thoughts?

    08/13/2014 12:16:33 PM PDT · by Maceman · 37 replies
    My high school-aged daughter has been assigned this book for a summer reading assignment. I'm interested in some opinions about it from anyone who has read it. Thanks.
  • Elvis superfan, 71, found dead two days after he gunned down an intruder

    08/13/2014 7:30:26 AM PDT · by Java4Jay · 8 replies
    A man who turned his antebellum Mississippi home into a quirky Elvis Presley shrine was found dead Thursday on the front porch, two days after police said he killed a man who broke into the museum
  • Palestinian Parents Just Want Their Children to Grow Up in Peace [VANITY] [BARF ALERT]

    08/12/2014 2:58:53 PM PDT · by tom h · 19 replies
    None | August 12, 2014 | Me
    Can someone please tell the MSM to stop blathering that Palestinian and Muslim parents just want their children to grow up and have opportunity like everyone else? We've seen the pics for over 10 years about the type of education that the tykes in Gaza and the West Bank get -- jihad, death to Israel, instruction that "Jews use the blood of Islam to make their matzos." Now we have the children of ISIS being trained by their parents to engage in not just jihad but in utter brutality.
  • Robin Williams, Tony Stewart, Ferguson, Iraq, Ebola, Gaza

    08/11/2014 7:23:39 PM PDT · by ealgeone · 65 replies
    self | 08/11/2014 | ealgeone
    A brief overview of the major news stories tonight. Guess which has top coverage? 1)Robin Williams 2)Ferguson, MZ 3)Iraq 4)Ebola 5)Gaza 6)Tony Stewart
  • The Company You Keep - Documentary

    08/10/2014 9:10:43 PM PDT · by Vendome · 14 replies
    Vanity - sort of | 08/10/2014 | Vendome
    So, I recorded this program "The Company You Keep" A former Weather Underground craptivist goes on the run after a journalist uncovers his real identity. So! My question: I have the option of watching: 40 something (I think it's hilarious, no matter I've seen it 10+ times) Jubal - A western, 1956, starring Glenn Ford. The Big Red One - Awesome WWII film with Lee Marvin. Luv this one too. Or, bonus movie.... Get Carter w/ Stallone and finally atman Begins w/ Christian Bale. So, which should I watch? I recorded the Undergroung thingy a month ago and keep finding...
  • The Face of the Mosul Christians

    08/08/2014 2:55:20 PM PDT · by MNDude · 6 replies
    I was curious so I went to and did a search for "people who live in Mosul Iraq" Hundreds of people who have their FaceBook accounts came up. This brought a whole new dimension of their suffering. They were no longer just bloody corpses that you see lying in the dust. They were no longer just some statistic that I'd hear about. Rather, you'd see they were just normal human beings living their lives, so similar to us. Here: lots of pictures of this brother and sister until 2014. Wonder if they are alive? This one posts lots...
  • Live Thread: Obama to Speak on Iraq Thursday, P.M. 8/07/2014

    08/07/2014 6:07:55 PM PDT · by kristinn · 78 replies
    Thursday, August 7, 2014 | Kristinn
    Ed Henry on Fox News just reported from the White House that word has been given Obama will speak sometime tonight on worsening situation in Iraq and the U.S. response which so far involves humanitarian aid airdrops in northern Iraq.
  • Vanity: Sign Petition on White House Site Demanding Military Aid for Kurds

    08/07/2014 9:46:59 AM PDT · by C19fan · 8 replies
    White House Petitions ^ | August 7, 2014 | Me
    WE PETITION THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION TO: provide immediate military assistance to the Kurdish Regional Government. The Islamist ISIS terrorists are making serious inroads against our long-time friends and allies, the Kurds. The area controlled by the Kurdish Regional Government has hitherto been an island of peace, stability, and religious toleration in Iraq. For it to remain so, the Kurdish peshmerga require immediate military assistance--munitions and modern weapons--to defend themselves, their people, and (indeed) all of Iraq against this dire threat. We urge the Obama Administration to take immediate steps to meet the military needs of the Kurds, as they battle...
  • No Fault Impeachment

    08/07/2014 8:55:09 AM PDT · by MeshugeMikey · 6 replies
    MeshugeMikey | AUgust 7, 2014
  • Sgt. Tahmooressi home, or NAFTA dead!

    08/07/2014 6:05:07 AM PDT · by Jeff Head · 27 replies
    FAcebook ^ | Aug 9, 2014 | Jeff Head
    Sgt. Thamooressi home, or NAFTA dead 'nuff said.
  • Why is there an asterisk in my FR Search Field (Vanity)

    08/06/2014 7:55:19 AM PDT · by Java4Jay · 59 replies
    Help please. There is an asterisk in my FR search field making the task more difficult. What is its purpose, for I have to delete it before pasting or typing a search. Thank you!
  • Is Progressive Common Core simply pure evil?

    08/05/2014 9:56:42 PM PDT · by DonMashak · 23 replies ^ | July 31, 2014 | Don Mashak
    A few days ago this writer went to his first Minnesotans Against Common Core meeting in Becker Minnesota. This writer was not surprised to hear various concerns the speakers mentioned during the course of this meeting. Establishing Child Career Pathways beginning in Second Grade; Recording of "Biometrics" of Children in data bases for future Government use; Dumbing Down of the masses; Indoctrination children to make them more compliant to authority; Conditioning Individuality out of Children; Extending the Length of the School Year. Understandably, the parents in the audience were upset, agitated and angry over children having their career paths set...
  • Have house will travel: Inside the Tiny House Movement

    08/05/2014 11:29:33 AM PDT · by Carbonsteel · 23 replies
    Mail Online ^ | 08/05/2014 | David Mccormack
    Once upon a time an American familys home was their castle and the bigger the better, but growing concerns about meeting mortgage payments and the environmental impact of large houses has helped fuel a new movement of people who are happy to live small. The Tiny House Movement is a growing group of people who are happy to downsize the space that they live in and enjoy simplified lives as a result. While the average American home is around 2600 square feet, the typical small or tiny house is around 100-400 square feet.

    08/05/2014 4:34:18 AM PDT · by Liz · 24 replies
    IRS disgrace, Lois Lerner once held a position at the Federal Election Commission. She was helpful to Senate candidate Dick Durbin (Dem-Ill). Lerner used her FEC position to help save Durbins US Senate seat back in 1996. Lerner used her govt position and tax dollars to conduct a bogus inquisition into Durbin's opponent for alleged election law violations....creating a shady charge against Durbin's opponent. And it worked. Dicky triumphed and was returned to the Senate. Fast forward to 2014---Dicky Durbin's running again---considered a shoo-in. But he should start worrying. As far back as 2008, at the presidential debate in Nashville,...
  • NY Gov. Cuomos criminal defense (lawyering up w/ campaign funds)

    08/05/2014 5:16:31 AM PDT · by Liz · 11 replies
    Gov Cuomo hired a high-priced criminal lawyer to represent his entire office WRT possible witness tampering--paid out of his $35 million campaign fund, because the governor doesnt want to have taxpayers pay for this." Cuomo's accused of shutting-down the Moreland Commission because corruption investigations were getting too close to him and his friends..... Over the years, New York pols paid out more than $7 million in campaign funds to stay out of the pokey.....Cuomo puts himself in the company of such convicts as former Sens. Carl Kruger and Pedro Espada, sleazy former Assemblyman Vito Lopez and Sen. Malcolm Smith, whose...
  • Need for Speed: Pilot Recalls Record-Setting Supersonic Flight

    08/04/2014 2:02:47 PM PDT · by Carbonsteel · 37 replies
    Live Science ^ | 07/24/2014 | Tanya Lewis
    ARLINGTON, Va. On a September day in 1974, Capt. Harold "Buck" Adams set the world speed record in the U.S. military's SR-71 Blackbird aircraft. At the controls of the twin-engine supersonic plane, Adams flew from London to Los Angeles in a blistering 3 hours, 47 minutes and 39 seconds. The Cold War was in full swing, and "there was a need for an airplane that could penetrate Soviet airspace with impunity," Adams, a retired brigadier general for the U.S. Air Force, told an audience July 18 here at a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) expo showcasing the Pentagon's...
  • VANITY: What's to Prevent Al Qeda from walking across Ebola Infected Illegals?

    08/04/2014 1:51:51 PM PDT · by NoLibZone · 33 replies
    NLZ ^ | 8-4-14 | NLZ
    For the Freepers who work in the BP: Whats steps are being taken to ensure that Al Qeda doesn't walk across a few dozen Ebola infected illegals?
  • Sean Hannity radio show broadcasting from Israel right now! And on Sean's TV show tonight

    08/04/2014 12:22:13 PM PDT · by dennisw · 4 replies
    Sean Hannity radio show broadcasting from Israel right now! And on TV tonight He is doing a good job! Up close with the IDF!
  • Outbreak, by Richard Preston

    08/02/2014 8:30:08 AM PDT · by Raebie · 55 replies
    New York Magazine | Autust 11, 2014 | Richard Preston
    Can't post here but for those interested, Preston's take on the outbreak. Not comforting.
  • German officer will serve as US Army Chief of Staff in Europe. First non-American Officer.

    07/31/2014 3:19:28 PM PDT · by machogirl · 180 replies
    army times can't post | July 31, 2014 | Me
    A German Army General has been appointed to Chief of Staff of U.S. Army Europe. This is the first time a non-U.S. officer has held this position.
  • La Vida Loca(An Ad Buy for Spanish Language Stations)

    07/31/2014 1:50:19 PM PDT · by ckilmer · 1 replies
    Vanity | Vanity
    Here is an ad For Spanish Language Stations La Vida Loca Want out of control sex? Want out of control spending? Want out of control borders? Vote Democrat Now. (Pay Later.)
  • remember the Wailing Iraqi photos?

    07/29/2014 8:32:22 PM PDT · by MeshugeMikey · 40 replies
    MeshugeMikey ^ | July 29, 2014 | Self
    remember the Wailing Iraqi photos? the woman who was photographed in utter dramatic grief in front of several of her burnt out and in some cases flattened homes? what are the chances that this woman is her jordanian "palestinian" cousin?
  • Time for Another DON'T GO MOVEMENT- CALL DC!

    07/29/2014 6:05:09 AM PDT · by eeevil conservative · 11 replies
    7/29/14 | eeevil conservative
    According to sources we trust, Obama is planning to sign 5 to 9 million illegal aliens full amnesty. His plan is to do this while Congress is on vacation, this session ends on Friday. My sources tell me that House GOP members are meeting right now about this. Let's help Sessions out and melt those lines-- ALL WEEK! NO WHITE FLAGS!
  • Is this a valid point of view?

    07/28/2014 3:06:40 PM PDT · by ifinnegan · 104 replies
    Vanity ^ | 7/28/14 | Vanity
    I don't care if a pro-Abortion Socialist takes a Senate seat in a normally conservative state. I don't care that with Alison Grimes in the Senate there could be millions of more abortions around the world and nation wide than if she hadn't won I don't care because Mitch McConnell is such a nasty guy who insulted me Mitch must learn a lesson. Let the babies die. This thread on the KY Senate race inspired this question.

    07/28/2014 1:22:52 PM PDT · by Baynative · 113 replies
    Radio ^ | 7/28/14 | Baynative
    Sarah Palin called in to Michael Medved to confront him about saying her impeachment idea is stupid. She was in her car and he is putting her back on at the half hour.
  • Congress, Do Your Duty, Declare WAR! (Vanity - opinion)

    07/27/2014 1:11:35 PM PDT · by Enterprise · 33 replies
    July 27, 2014 | Enterprise
    President Obama has violated his oath to uphold the Constitution and has instituted policies which have collapsed the Southern Border, and compromised the security our sea ports and air ports. This has allowed Mexico, Guatamala, Honduras, and El Salvador to purge their countries of violent criminals, and people with contagious diseases, allowing them unlimited access to the United States. In addition, by compromising the security of our borders, Islamic Terrorists have their best chance ever of entering the United States undetected. Untold thousands of American Citizens are going to be murdered, raped, and robbed by the violent criminals entering our...
  • Why is America stealing children? (vanity)

    07/27/2014 7:07:21 AM PDT · by impimp · 17 replies
    27 July 2014 | impimp
    Why is America stealing children? By not acting quickly to deport these children America has begun to engage in child theft. It does not seem dissimilar to Boko Haram. If we don't speak up for the children who will?
  • Hope and the Third Rome

    07/27/2014 1:57:56 AM PDT · by Carbonsteel · 12 replies
    Right Side News ^ | 9/12/13 | Aeneas
    It seems now that the Third Rome, with its roots in Ancient Greece and Rome, is remerging as a force for good in the world. As the West begins to sink into the despotism once associated with the East, a power with a geographic position predominantly in the east takes on the mantle of civilizational leader. Could it be that Russia is now filling the moral vacuum that has been left in the wake of the Wests retreat from the principles of human rights and human liberty?
  • Liberal Hypocrisy - Did You Know That Tax-Payer Funded Abortion Helped To Reduce Crime in New York?

    07/26/2014 8:48:00 AM PDT · by pinochet · 13 replies
    Hypocritical liberals bashed Republican New York Mayors, Rudy Guliani and Michael Bloomberg, for racially profiling high-crime minority men. What nobody talks about, is that liberals also engage in profiling high crime minority groups in an even more taboo way. If legal abortion exists without tax-payer support, ethnic groups with higher incomes (whites and Asians) get easier access to abortion. The purpose of tax-payer funded abortion is to make sure that lower income minorities, particularly those who live in high crime areas, get easier access to abortion. When high crime minority men do not bring children to this world, that lowers...
  • Most Of The Earth's Species Are About To Be Destroyed In A Giant Mass Extinction

    07/25/2014 3:48:40 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 79 replies
    Yahoo Finance ^ | 7/25/14 | Lauren F Friedman -
    Approximately 65 million years ago, when the dinosaurs went extinct, 75% of the planet's many species went with them. It was the world's fifth, and most recent, mass extinction event. Now, according to a July 25 review in the journal Science, the Earth seems to be at the cusp of a sixth mass extinction. Only this time, an asteroid is not to blame. We are. "Human impacts on animal biodiversity are an under-recognized form of global environmental change," the team of ecologists and biologists warn in Science. "Among terrestrial vertebrates, 322 species have become extinct since 1500, and populations of...
  • Being a US Citizen is of ZERO benefit when competing for jobs (current immigration law)

    07/25/2014 9:21:11 AM PDT · by ChiefJayStrongbow · 10 replies
    EEOC website ^ | 2014/07/24 | ChiefJayStrongbow
    Since 1986, the law of the land allows ANYONE that is here to compete for YOUR job and being a citizen has ZERO benefits. If a foreigner gets a work visa, or some other visa, or is granted refugee status, etc. they can compete against you for jobs. And employers are obligated to hire them. From the EEOC website.Citizenship Discrimination & Workplace LawsThe Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA) makes it illegal for an employer to discriminate with respect to hiring, firing, or recruitment or referral for a fee, based upon an individual's citizenship or immigration status. The...
  • Alcoholic Friend, Mental judo and worried all night if he's okay.

    07/24/2014 6:18:53 AM PDT · by Vendome · 63 replies
    Vanity | 7/24/2014 | Vendome
    Having ream trouble supporting an alcoholic Friend. He's been in Hollywood business for years and literally screwed up his life. He's spent most of the last twenty years in jail for his stupid behavior. Likes to promise people a good time, dinner and drinks but, consistently leaves people hanging with the check. If he's not doing that, then he's walking into restaurants, bars and hotels, then getting busted for defrauding an inn keeper. There are drunks, lousy drunks and terrible drunks. Of course, he has to be a terrible drunk. Alters his mind and he gets verbally combative, aggressive or...