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  • The Great Unmasking

    05/27/2018 9:07:31 PM PDT · by bitt · 8 replies
    american thinker ^ | 5/27/2018 | clarice feldman
    I'm not talking about the unmasking of persons caught up in the Obama administration's illegal surveillance of everyone connected with Trump and his campaign. For that, there's been more than sufficient evidence. If you need more while we wait for the OIG reports, here are some excellent summaries: Sharyl Attkisson's timeline of the events and Mark Steyn's review: As I think most persons paying attention now realize, the investigation into foreign interference with the 2016 election was created as a cover for domestic interference with the 2016 election. ... Brennan and Clapper and Comey and McCabe. They took tools designed...
  • Obama’s spying scandal is starting to look a lot like Watergate

    05/27/2018 8:18:26 PM PDT · by bitt · 34 replies
    nyPOST ^ | 5/27/2018 | MIchael Barone
    “F.B.I. Used Informant to Investigate Russia Ties to Campaign, Not to Spy, as Trump Claims,” read the headline on a lengthy New York Times story May 18. “The Justice Department used a suspected informant to probe whether Trump campaign aides were making improper contacts with Russia in 2016,” read a story in the May 21 edition of The Wall Street Journal. So much for those who dismissed charges of Obama administration infiltration of Donald Trump’s campaign as paranoid fantasy. Defenders of the Obama intelligence and law enforcement apparat have had to fall back on the argument that this infiltration was...
  • “SpyGate”, The Inspector General, and the Expanded FISA Investigation

    05/27/2018 5:01:35 PM PDT · by bitt · 28 replies
    CONSERVATIVE TREEHOUSE ^ | 5/26/2018 | SUNDANCE
    With much of the media, and indeed the President himself, fueling the ongoing headline discussion over the ramifications of the Obama administration setting up “surveillance”, “informants”, counterintelligence operations and “agent provocateurs” against their political opposition, ie. “SpyGate”, it is perhaps time for some mental sorbet. Relating to the overall issue, on March 28th, 2018, the DOJ Office of Inspector General Michael Horowitz formerly announced an additional investigation of how the U.S. Department of Justice and Federal Bureau of Investigation engaged with the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC) in matters relating to the FISA Title-1 application filed against U.S. person Carter...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Memorial Day 2018 ~ 28 May 2018

    05/27/2018 5:01:25 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 68 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | StarCMC & The Canteen Crew
        The FReeper Canteen Observes ------------------------Memorial Day 2018 ------------------------     HistoryMemorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, is a day of remembrance for those who have died in our nation's service. There are many stories as to its actual beginnings, with over two dozen cities and towns laying claim to being the birthplace of Memorial Day. There is also evidence that organized women's groups in the South were decorating graves before the end of the Civil War: a hymn published in 1867, "Kneel Where Our Loves are Sleeping" by Nella L. Sweet (see below) carried the dedication "To...
  • German MP Offers Tommy Robinson Asylum: ‘He’s a Political Prisoner’

    05/27/2018 1:03:43 PM PDT · by Texas Fossil · 88 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | May 27, 2018 | Cassandra Fairbanks
    A member of the German Parliament has offered British activist and independent journalist Tommy Robinson asylum in Germany following his arrest for livestreaming outside the trial of a child grooming gang. Robinson, 35, was arrested on Friday for suspicion of breaching the peace for his reporting and is now serving a prior 13 month suspended sentence for a similar offense. German conservative MP Petr Bystron announced on Sunday that he is offering the political prisoner asylum.“Tommy Robinson is a political prisoner, whose life is in clear and pressing danger. We have to do everything we can to make sure he...
  • Maryland police officer's death ignites a racial firestorm

    05/27/2018 1:48:14 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 66 replies
    MSN ^ | May 27, 2018 | Jean Marbella, The Baltimore Sun
    It's hard to think of a more volatile mix: Four young black males from Baltimore City, accused in the death of a white female police officer in Baltimore County. Authorities say three of the teenagers were breaking into homes when the fourth ran the officer over in a stolen Jeep. Predictably enough, social media, call-in radio and other forums blew up. A sampling from the Baltimore County Police & Fire Facebook page: "I was hoping they'd kill him during apprehension. What a waste of life. He's currently breathing air some decent person could be breathing." "I personally am tired of...
  • McConnell: 'Realistic Assessment' Senate Is in Play

    05/27/2018 12:22:52 PM PDT · by Hostage · 50 replies
    Newsmax ^ | 26 May 2018 | Solange Reyner
    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell during an interview with Politico said there was a “realistic assessment” that the Senate landscape was in play during the upcoming midterm elections and poked fun at his campaign account's Narcos-inspired tweet aimed at Don Blankenship following the ex-convict's loss in the West Virginia primary. “It’s very much in play. If you look at history, it’s pretty clear that two years into any new administration is dicey territory for the party of the president. I don’t think this year will be any different. The wind is going to be in our face,” McConnell said. “We...
  • HERE Is the Complete List of Mueller’s Team of 13 Angry Democrats: What the Conspiracy Media Tells

    05/27/2018 9:52:06 AM PDT · by bitt · 34 replies
    GATEWAY PUNDIT ^ | 5/7/2018 | Jim Hoft
    President Trump this morning mocked crooked cop Robert Mueller and his band of angry Democrats in their failed attempt to steal and election. However, CNN promotes the Mueller team in an undated and interactive post online. Their description of 18 team members would lead the casual observer to believe that this is an experienced team full of competent individuals. What CNN does not share is that the investigation is unconstitutional for many reasons with one of the reasons being that the team is the most conflicted group of investigators and attorneys ever assembled for any investigation in US history. Below...
  • Former inmates of China’s Muslim ‘reeducation’ camps tell of brainwashing, torture

    05/27/2018 9:13:20 AM PDT · by Zhang Fei · 67 replies
    Washington Post ^ | May 17, 2018 | Simon Denyer
    BEIJING — Kayrat Samarkand says his only “crime” was being a Muslim who had visited neighboring Kazakhstan. On that basis alone, he was detained by police, aggressively interrogated for three days, then dispatched in November to a “reeducation camp” in China’s western province of Xinjiang for three months. There, he faced seemingly endless brainwashing and humiliation, he said in an interview, and was forced to study communist propaganda for hours every day and chant slogans giving thanks and wishing long life to President Xi Jinping. “Those who disobeyed the rules, refused to be on duty, engaged in fights or were...
  • Inside JFK’s door-to-door search for a French call girl — and why she had to look like Jackie

    05/27/2018 9:01:19 AM PDT · by bitt · 56 replies
    nyPOST ^ | 5/23/2018 | larry getlen
    In May 1961, an elderly woman in Paris heard a knock at the door of her six-story walk-up apartment. It was only the most powerful man in the world. The president of the United States was going door-to-door hoping to find the call girl he had discreetly arranged to meet. John F. Kennedy, it turned out, used a fake excuse about a doctor’s visit to attend a long-arranged dalliance while in Paris for a crucial summit, only to wind up in the wrong building, knocking on the doors of random Parisians who were left with the surprise of their lives....
  • U.S. officials in North Korea to prepare for U.S. summit: report

    05/27/2018 8:49:08 AM PDT · by mandaladon · 7 replies
    Reuters ^ | 27 May 2018 | Hyonhee Shin, Doina Chiacu
    SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. officials crossed into North Korea on Sunday to hold talks on preparations for a possible summit, a U.S. newspaper reported, as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reaffirmed his commitment to meet with U.S. President Donald Trump. Both Pyongyang and Washington are pressing ahead on plans for a meeting between the two leaders after Trump pulled out of the scheduled June 12 summit on Thursday, only to reconsider the decision the next day. The Washington Post, citing a person familiar with the arrangements, said Sung Kim, a former U.S. ambassador to South Korea and former nuclear...
  • Lombardo Lied: New Vegas Shooting Documents Reveal Three Women Found In Stephen Paddock’s Room

    05/27/2018 7:16:59 AM PDT · by bitt · 61 replies
    auraloomer.us ^ | 5/26/2018 | laura loomer
    Recent documents released regarding the the October 1, 2017 Las Vegas Shooting are beginning to shed light on more discrepancies and abnormalities surrounding the official timeline and narrative of the tragedy as originally stated by Sheriff Joe Lombardo and Special Agent Aaron Rouse of the Las Vegas FBI , including documentation that three women were found in the alleged shooter's room.
  • Campaign contributor helped Obamas score Netflix deal

    05/27/2018 6:08:21 AM PDT · by bitt · 46 replies
    nyPOST ^ | 5/26/2015 | isabel vincent
    Barack and Michelle Obama are raking in the cash, thanks to the influence of a former campaign supporter. The couple last week signed a creative production deal with Netflix that one entertainment-industry source said could be valued at more than $50 million. Ted Sarandos, a major campaign contributor for Obama and the streaming giant’s creative-content chief who oversees an $8 billion budget, helped to broker the deal, the source told The Post. Sarandos and his wife, Nicole Avant, bundled nearly $600,000 in contributions to Obama from their friends and associates during the 2012 presidential campaign. The couple is friends with the...
  • Highway billboard raising concern in Manhattan

    05/27/2018 5:34:34 AM PDT · by Libloather · 23 replies
    WIBW ^ | 5/22/18 | Ann Olamiju
    MANHATTAN, Kan. (WIBW) -- A billboard along I-70 is raising eyebrows - and questions. The sign along eastbound I-70 near Junction City reads, "Manhattan is the closest thing to communism." A notation at the bottom states the sign is paid for by the Ford family. Public records show the billboard is owned by Ron Ford.
  • Egyptian court orders YouTube blocked for a month

    05/27/2018 4:54:44 AM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 10 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 27/5/18
    for airing anti-Islam video ...
  • South Korea says North Korea committed to 'complete' denuclearisation, summit with Trump

    05/26/2018 10:08:31 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 32 replies
    Reuters ^ | May 26, 2018 | Hyonhee Shin and Josh Smith
    SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reaffirmed his commitment to “complete” denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula and to a planned meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump, South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Sunday. In Washington, U.S. President Donald Trump signaled that preparations for a June 12 summit with Kim were going ahead, despite having called off the meeting last week. Moon and Kim agreed at a surprise meeting on Saturday that the possible North Korea-U.S. summit must be held, Moon told a news conference in Seoul. “Chairman Kim and I have agreed that the June 12...
  • Fox: Right-wing activist Tommy Robinson reportedly jailed after filming outside child grooming trial

    05/26/2018 6:55:09 PM PDT · by DeoVindiceSicSemperTyrannis · 58 replies
    Fox News ^ | 05/26/18
    The American media is finally catching on to this story... Fox reports: U.K. right-wing activist and journalist Tommy Robinson was arrested and reportedly jailed Friday after he filmed members of an alleged child grooming gang entering a court for trial -- but the details of his purported sentence remain murky after the judge ordered the press not to report on the case. Robinson, the former head of the English Defense League and a longtime activist against Islam and Islamic migration, was arrested after he was filming men accused of being part of a gang that groomed children. Britain has been...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Sunday Chapel ~ MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND 2018 ~ 27 MAY 2018

    05/26/2018 5:00:41 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 50 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
    ~ The FReeper Canteen Presents ~ ~ Sunday Chapel ~ MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND 2018 ~ TAPS Canteen Mission Statement Showing support and boosting the morale ofour military and our allies' militaryand family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. In honor of those who lost their lives while serving our country, we would like to share with you President Ronald Reagan’s 1986 Memorial Day remarks at Arlington National Cemetery: Today is the day we put aside to remember fallen heroes and to pray that no heroes will ever have to die for us again. It’s a day...
  • Your father's FBI is now the Obama FBI [2016]

    05/26/2018 8:56:11 AM PDT · by ding_dong_daddy_from_dumas · 13 replies
    New Jersey Herald ^ | 5/26/2016 | Andrew Napolitano
    The FBI began investigating the Clinton email scandal in the spring of 2015, when The New York Times revealed Clinton's use of a private email address for her official governmental work and the fact that she did not preserve the emails on State Department servers, contrary to federal law. After an initial collection of evidence and a round of interviews, agents and senior managers gathered in the summer of 2015 to discuss how to proceed. It was obvious to all that a prima-facie case could be made for espionage, theft of government property and obstruction of justice charges. The consensus...
  • Virtual Reality: Manziel taking reps without even hitting the field

    05/26/2018 8:24:36 AM PDT · by Bender2 · 15 replies
    The Snap at www.CFL.CA ^ | 23 May 2018 | Chris O'Leary
    Virtual Reality: Manziel taking reps without even hitting the field by Chris O'Leary As he baby steps his way through the offensive nuances of the CFL, Johnny Manziel’s most important work might be taking place in the Hamilton Tiger-Cats’ meeting room. Through the first three days of training camp, Manziel has been using a virtual reality headset that lets him see what Ticats’ starter Jeremiah Masoli has seen in practice to date. “We used them (Monday) afternoon and I thought it was very helpful,” Manziel said. “It’s very high quality and I get to take some of the other guys’...