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  • News Summary-Intelligence Report Saturday 11/10/2018 (News Dump Edition)

    11/10/2018 5:38:34 AM PST · by Nextrush · 4 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 11/10/2018 | Nextrush/Self
    President Trump has approved an emergency declaration because of wildfires in California. Its been a brutal week of wildfires affecting northern California with nine deaths in the town of Paradise, 6,700 structures were destroyed there in the town of 26,000 when the fire suddenly swept through causing confusion and traffic jams in the midst of the raging inferno. 35 PEOPLE ARE REPORTED MISSING THERE..... Yesterday, a new fire spread rapidly in southern California..... President Trump tweeted about the situation at around 3am this morning: "There is no reason for these massive, deadly and costly forest fires in California except that...
  • Taxpayer funded ABC discusses the virtues of using sex robots

    11/09/2018 1:04:10 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 46 replies
    The Caldron Pool ^ | November 7, 2018 | Caldron Pool
    The ABC is being slammed, yet again. This time for their most recent episode of Q&A, where sexologist Nikki Goldstein suggested socially inept people could benefit from sex bots. “I feel like there are people who really do struggle to have these intimate connections,” Goldstein said. “I’ve interviewed people before that go to brothels, and they feel that the only way they can have this girlfriend experience is to be paying for it. They don’t necessarily want to be there.” “Now when I think of sex robots and where we’re going with A.I. technology, I feel like that’s the perfect...
  • Official Court Documents Reveal Google Believes Free Speech Is “Disastrous” For Society

    11/09/2018 7:14:12 AM PST · by deandg99 · 12 replies
    DC Clothesline ^ | 11/09/2018 | Tim Brown
    Frankly, as soon as Google began engaging in censorship and manipulating search results, they should have been shut down. They received millions of taxpayer dollars illegally and unconstitutionally through a CIA-front group to get started. As such, they should be held to the same restraints that the federal government is concerning speech and while they are not those who may legislate, they should be those who are not allowed to censor. Recent court documents are now revealing just how Communistic Google actually is as they have now stated that free speech is “disastrous” for a society. In a statement filed...
  • Google Rejects Blackburn Ad [semi-satire]

    11/05/2018 10:42:24 AM PST · by John Semmens · 6 replies
    Semi-News/Semi-Satire ^ | 4 Nov 2018 | John Semmens
    The communications giant rejected a political ad from Tennessee Republican senate candidate Marsha Blackburn because “it shows Democrats in a bad light.” The ad shows Democrat mobs engaged in several incidents of violence and threats of violence. Google did not dispute the truth of the content. Google CEO Pichai Sundararajan explained that “truth is not a defense against bad manners. Pointing out some else’s faults is not the way to start a beneficial dialog. The criticized party is not usually motivated by criticism to modify his behavior in the direction desired. Rather than allow Ms. Blackburn to waste her money...
  • News Summary-Intelligence Report Monday 11/5/2018

    11/05/2018 4:04:29 AM PST · by Nextrush · 2 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 11/5/2018 | Nextrush/Self
    President Trump rallying massive crowds in Macon, Georgia and Chattanooga, Tennessee ahead of the mid-term elections. The Republicans are planning a final rally tonight in Cape Girardeau, Missouri with talk show host Rush Limbaugh coming back to his hometown.... A very interesting political development in the UK over the weekend with Friday's revelation by London' top cop of a criminal investigation involving members of the Labor Party.... In Germany politicians in the government parties, the Christian Democrats and Social Democrats, are calling for the government's domestic intelligence agency to monitor the anti-mass immigration Alternative for Germany.... In Japan the party...
  • News Summary-Intelligence Report Saturday 11/3/2018 (Newsdump Edition)

    11/03/2018 5:31:49 AM PDT · by Nextrush · 1 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 11/3/2018 | Nextrush/Self
    Coverage of the 2018 Election is ahead but first. Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has played his cards on the world stage pointing the finger of blame for Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's October 2nd murder in Istanbul on the highest levels of the Saudi Arabian government..... Now Netanyahu has come out publicly Friday saying that the stability of Saudi Arabia must be maintained because it is important for the stability of the region and world..... New York City police says two Saudi Arabian sisters found duct taped together in the Hudson River were not involved in any act of foul...
  • Job Posting for Night Shift Hand Puppet Assembler

    11/01/2018 10:25:51 PM PDT · by waterhill · 14 replies
    Internet Job Site | 11/02/2018 | unknown
    Looking for experienced hand puppet assemblers to work second shift and just hammer out hand puppets. Requirements: an eye for the right dirty old sock to work with. not all socks make a good puppet. on point with a glue gun. not tempted to eat or play with the glue solid skills in gluing the eyes on the sock so they don't scare children strong mouth drawing skills. rapid pace. We pay piece rate on some really solid sock puppets quality control is done with dice. You only get paid on the sock puppets that are on the table when...
  • Google Rejects Marsha Blackburn Ad Because It Shows Democrats In A Bad Light

    10/31/2018 11:19:54 AM PDT · by sickoflibs · 15 replies
    redstate ^ | October 31, 2018 | streiff
    On Sunday, Marsha Blackburn, who is running for the Senate seat vacated by empty suit Bob Corker against Democrat former governor Phil Bredesen, held a rally with recently discovered conservative rock star Lindsey Graham. This was the day after the massacre of eleven worshipers at a Pittsburgh synagogue and Blackburn asked for a moment of silence. That isn’t what she got. Naturally, as Republicans have been pushing the “Democrats stand for mobs not jobs” theme (FACT CHECK: True since at least 1968), Blackburn cranked out ads showing the flower of the Democrat party in full bloom All was well until...
  • News Summary-Intelligence Report Wednesday 10/31/2018

    10/31/2018 5:17:44 AM PDT · by Nextrush · 2 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 10/31/2018 | Nextrush/Self
    President Trump visited Pittsburgh Tuesday to offer condolences following Saturday's massacre at a synagogue... If the polling data is any indicator and if one assumes its a bit biased towards the Democrats, the Republicans will certainly improve their majority in the US Senate in the mid-term elections with some losses in the House likely. Convicted Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger was found dead in a federal prison in West Virginia beaten "nearly beyond recognition"..... Word today that the United States is pressuring Saudi Arabia to agree to a cease fire in Yemen's civil war... The "Sunday Express" in the...
  • 20 Years with Free Republic

    10/29/2018 11:55:13 AM PDT · by Nateman · 80 replies
    Free Republic ^ | Oct 29,2018 | Nateman
    Twenty year Freeper anniversary. I joined up during the corrupt Clinton years. It was also the time I stopped watching TV news because I was tired of being lied to , tired of the endless sucking up to RAT leaders , tired of Hollywood idiots pontificating as if their celebrity status made their worse than worthless opinions worth listening to, and , most of all , just plain tired of being tired. It was during this time I learned how to photo-shop with free software made for Linux: GIMP. It’s available for Windows as well but after years of...
  • News Summary-Intelligence Report Monday 10/29/2018

    10/29/2018 5:39:05 AM PDT · by Nextrush · 1 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 10/28/2018 | Nextrush/Self
    The suspect in the massacre at a Pittsburgh synagogue is set to appear in federal court today. Robert Gregory Bowers, 46, told police of his hatred for Jews and his desire that they all be dead because they were committing genocide against 'my people'........ President Trump has come under assault in the aftermath of the mass murder in Pittsburgh.... In many mass murder incidents in this country, the Constitution's Second Amendment is attacked an in some cases weakened. But this incident is triggering an attack on the First Amendment. " is under attack"...... Israel says that the rocket barrage into...
  • (software) activating/using Corel "Education version" software (NOT "Home and Student")

    10/27/2018 3:25:58 PM PDT · by NewJerseyJoe · 15 replies
    self | 10/27/18 | NewJerseyJoe
    Has anyone purchased an "Education version" of Corel Draw Graphics Suite? (Not the "Home and Student" version, which is a separate product.) I'm trying to find out if activating and using it is as simple as having a valid .EDU email address, or if there are more steps involved. I looked in various FAQs on the Corel site, but I couldn't find this question explicitly answered. Kind of a longshot asking here, but I know FReepers are knowledgeable about a wide spectrum of things. Thanks.
  • Just got locked out of Twitter about 30 minutes ago for "Unusual Activity" on my Account

    10/26/2018 2:17:59 PM PDT · by Perseverando · 43 replies
    October 26, 2018 | Self
    Another MAGA Conservative kicked off Twitter. I was on Twitter posting and retweeting today for the first time in many months as a result of the arrest of the Florida False Flag bomber. (Yeah, I'm calling it a False Flag operation because Sayoc sure isn't a good MAGA pro-Trump Republican is he?) Anyway, I did a bunch of tweeting and retweeting today (and did a pretty good job of flaming libs if I don't mind saying so) but was locked out due to "unusual activity" on my account. I then had to do the identify stoplights and cars test to...
  • Eyeing Foxconn, Manufacturing Gig Platform FactoryFix Expands in WI

    10/25/2018 10:31:12 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 5 replies
    Xconomy ^ | October 24, 2018 | Jeff Buchanan
    Foxconn’s planned $10 billion electronic display factory in southeastern Wisconsin could be a boon for local workers vying for the potential 13,000 jobs. The facility could also be a headache for other area manufacturers, possibly sparking a heated competition for engineers, electricians, machinists, and other skilled laborers. The talent war could also spell opportunity for organizations that help employers find and hire such professionals. Patrick O’Rahilly, founder and CEO of FactoryFix, believes his company could be well positioned to capitalize on the Foxconn effect, if and when it materializes. FactoryFix is a Chicago-based startup that has developed software to connect...
  • Posting youtube video

    10/24/2018 10:13:33 AM PDT · by Hillbilly sage · 9 replies
    I am technology challenged and just asking for anyone to help. There is a Mark Dice youtube, about 3 minutes that features Obama, Hillary, Chucky and Bill ranting about illegals. It is so well done and should be hitting every conservative blog right now to be shared. Can anyone please help to get this going at least on FR?
  • Chinese Micro-Chips Installed in Hardware Pose a Threat to Our National Security

    10/23/2018 11:45:03 AM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 7 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 10/23/18 | Megan Barth
    There are plenty of cloud providers that are equipped to bid for the Pentagon’s contract This year, hackers seem to be having a field day accessing our personal data. Google exposed hundreds of thousands of users data on its Google+ social network. Facebook was attacked and hackers gained access to the personal data of some 30 million users. Yet, these strikes pale in comparison to what is perhaps the most serious concern: Chinese manufacturers has been installing micro spy chips inside servers. This recent discovery raises many red flags as to China’s ability to hack into our secret government computers...
  • Tommy Robinson Breaking: Trial Resumes In London

    10/23/2018 12:36:50 AM PDT · by Nextrush · 3 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 10/23/2018 | Nextrush/Self
    (THIS WILL BE UPDATED EDITED ETC. UNTIL 7AM EASTERN) "On May 25th 2018 one of the most extraordinary abuses of judicial authority in recent English law occurred. Judge Geoffrey Marson QC, having seen the jury in the trial of a child exploitation gang to retire to consider their verdict, became aware of Tommy Robinson on the street outside the court reporting into his phone. A photographer captured the moment as the judge looked down and spoke to a police officer. Moments later that officer conducted a wholly illegal arrest of Tommy....." "We Should All Be In Contempt Of This Court"-"For...
  • Tommy Robinson Trial In Hours: Apology In Response To Media Baiting For Britain's Failure.....

    10/22/2018 5:44:19 PM PDT · by Nextrush · 15 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 10/22/2018 | Nextrush/Self
    "I apologize to every one of them. I apologize for the fact that Britain allowed this to happen..." Tommy Robinson responds to mainstream media calls for him to child sex abuse gang victims In just hours Tommy Robinson will be at the Old Bailey in London (9am London time, 4am Eastern US) as he retrial resumes after being delayed from last month. The process has been called a deliberate act by the UK government to torture him psychologically, emotionally and financially. The mainstream media also joins in the attack to tear down Tommy Robinson claiming he needs to apologize to...
  • The Global Blockchain Hiring Spree Continues: Unfilled Jobs up 300% in a Year

    10/22/2018 4:20:21 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 7 replies
    Blockonomi ^ | October 22, 2018 | Nicholas Say
    Blockchain has taken the corporate world by storm. The little known technology that powers Bitcoin has exploded into the global development space, and the market for blockchain jobs is tight. A recent report from jobs site Glassdoor revealed how quickly the need for blockchain professionals has grown. According to Glassdoor, the number of unfilled blockchain-related positions in the US has grown by 300% on a yearly basis. In August of 2017 there were 446 open jobs that related to blockchain, and in the same month of this year, that number surged to 1,775. The rise in open positions has occurred...
  • Is "Statistics Shadowbanning" the Latest Big-Tech Salvo Against Conservatives?

    10/22/2018 12:36:16 PM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 5 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 10/22/18 | Selwyn Duke
    So that's Big Tech, advancing little minds and big lies--and inviting big destruction With perhaps the most significant midterm election in decades nigh, big tech’s censorship of conservatives has kicked into high gear. And while Facebook’s recent purge of right-leaning pages is obvious and has made news, perhaps just as destructive is the stealth censorship. A good example may be the report of WordPress’ “statistics shadowbanning” of Whatfinger News. Whatfinger is an increasingly popular news aggregator that is run by military veterans; it’s like a non-establishment version of Drudge, only more comprehensive, more conservative, and more interesting.