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  • REPORT: Escambia County man allegedly slaps woman with a bowl of chili

    02/19/2019 4:01:13 PM PST · by rdl6989 · 33 replies ^ | Feb 19, 2019 | Amy Russo
    A man has been arrested for allegedly slapping a woman with a bowl of chili, as well as hitting her and pulling her hair. According to the arrest report issued by Escambia County Sheriff's Office, on October 26, 2018 the victim told police she was in a parked car with her boyfriend when 33-year-old Jerald Jenkins approached them. Jenkins then asked the victim who was in the car with her, according to the report. "The victim stated when she said it was her boyfriend Jenkins slapped her with a bowl of chili," the report said.
  • McDonald’s Shamrock Shake Is Officially Back on the Menu

    02/15/2019 9:43:48 PM PST · by rintintin · 56 replies
    People ^ | Feb 14 2019 | Dave Quinn
    McDonald’s customers craving the fast food giant’s famous Shamrock Shake struck gold this week. The popular minty green milkshake — made from McDonald’s vanilla soft serve blended with Shamrock Shake syrup and topped with whipped topping — is officially back on the menu, the company announced on Twitter, Thursday. Shamrock Shakes have have earned an impressive cult following over the years since McDonald’s first debuted the beverage in 1970. Like the McRib, Shamrock Shakes only come to the Golden Arches for a limited time.
  • WATCH: 3 Blondes Sing Pro-Border Wall Tune – You’ll NEVER See This On CNNBrick by brick-

    02/15/2019 1:10:18 AM PST · by Yosemitest · 14 replies ^ | Dec 17, 2018 | Wes Walker
    It’s a helluva way to get their point across. And what a point it is. They call themselves the Deplorable Choir. It’s a message so simple, you’d have to be a Democrat or Media flunkie (sorry about the redundancy) not to understand it. “Brick by brick it don’t mean hate, it means come here in a legal way” (Is that really so hard to understand? Only if you WANT it to be, right ?) What’s driving these ladies’ desire for seeing that wall built ? They come right up and tell us. It’s something no politician gave a tinker’s...
  • The 10 Most Overrated Musical Artists of All Time

    02/14/2019 2:04:22 PM PST · by Rummyfan · 349 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 13 Feb 2019 | Chris Queen
    Not long ago, I wrote about the most overrated hits songs of all time. I love compiling lists like those because they allow me to get in touch with my snarky side as well as rant a little. In that post four months ago, I mused about doing a list of overrated artists. Well, the time has come. Here are the ten most overrated musical artists of all time. Don’t get me wrong: I like some of the music by some of these artists, and though there are only a few bands and solo performers I completely despise, you’ll find...
  • SATIRE My day: Ilhan Omar

    02/13/2019 7:09:03 PM PST · by Rummyfan · 42 replies
    Spectator USA ^ | 13 Feb 2019 | Dominic Green
    I woke up, thanked Allah for not letting the yahud across the street hypnotize me in my sleep, then crawled to the window and peeked over the sill. The black Volvo was gone. He must have got up early this morning, to stuff more money into the mouths of the other members of the Minnesota delegation. I got up, standing strong. My husband gets the kids’ breakfast. He’s like a brother to me. Really. It’s in our faith tradition. His support gives me time to do more for my people. There’s so much to do when I get to my...
  • Vonn’s retirement signals end of an era for US Ski Team (Trump Curse!)

    02/13/2019 5:02:36 PM PST · by DoodleBob · 43 replies
    NBC Sports ^ | February 13, 2019 | AP via NBC Sports
    ARE, Sweden (AP) — It was a telling sign that in Lindsey Vonn’s last race there was only one other American skier competing. Two days later, the U.S. couldn’t even enter a squad for the team event at the world championships because it didn’t have enough skiers available. And as for the men’s slalom team, the one that produced the likes of Bode Miller and Ted Ligety? Well, that’s been practically eliminated. “We are dwindling,” Vonn said. “I can’t remember a time being on the U.S. Ski Team that there weren’t two or three people that could have taken the...
  • Help, I Can't Stop Hooking Up With Trump Supporters

    02/13/2019 1:56:27 PM PST · by TexasKamaAina · 63 replies
    Glamour ^ | 09/08/2017 | Korey Lane
    The sex was hot, and it was uncomplicated in the sense that neither of us expected—or even really wanted—any strings attached. And since I was confident in my political convictions, all that witty banter about tax codes, emails, and border walls was the foreplay I never knew I needed.
  • The Many Things that Democrats want to Ban (Running List) 13FEB19 update

    02/12/2019 5:33:03 PM PST · by vannrox · 33 replies
    metallicman ^ | 13FEB19 | Editorial staff
    This is a compilation of the many, many things that American Democrats (often radical totalitarian communists wearing the mantle of “progressive liberals”) want to ban. This is a running tabulated list that originated from an earlier post about busybodies. There, I argued that Social Justice Warriors (SJW) was just another name for a busybody. This is a set aside list tabulated by request. It supersedes the extensive list on an earlier post about busybodies. Remember, boys and girls, all bans are a restriction on freedom. Go ahead and shake your head in disbelief. These people are friggin’ lunatics. The List...
  • Jeff Bezos - Very Rich, But Not Very Smart [vanity]

    02/10/2019 6:31:53 AM PST · by canuck_conservative · 44 replies
    FR ^ | Sunday, February 10, 2019 | cc
    That's one aspect of this fiasco that keeps ticking Bezos off - there's this unspoken meme out there that the richer you are, the smarter you must be. (Look at guys like Bill Gates or the founders of Google - smart computer guys, right?) And as The World's Richest Person, Bezos was happy to bask in this implied adulation too. But the fact that he would take "intimate self-pix" and send them over electronic media - which everyone, even poor peons like us, knows is hackable - shows really dumb behavior. (Bill Gates and Donald Trump never did this). Sure...
  • Introducing Miles Mathis

    02/10/2019 12:18:59 AM PST · by vannrox · 20 replies
    Starving The Monkeys ^ | 15MAY18 | Tom Baugh
    It has been a busy year. We sold our place in Georgia, have been banging away at some short-fused client work, moved to Tennessee, and are in the middle of scouting the location for our new facilities. Been too busy to write much, but wanted to take some time for a long-overdue introduction to Miles Mathis, an interesting guy who came to my attention about three years ago.For those of you who haven’t heard of Miles, here’s a warning: take everything you read about him on the web with a grain of salt. Instead, if thinking-out-of-the-box science and culture are...
  • Another Pro Football League Is Born. Will It Outdo the (Short-Lived) Others? - Game 1 Saturday?

    02/07/2019 10:16:42 PM PST · by cba123 · 24 replies
    New York Times ^ | 2/5/2019 | Victor Mather
    The most recent, less than Super Bowl notwithstanding, the N.F.L. continues to be a behemoth, dominating the sports landscape in revenue, attendance and television ratings. That popularity has over the years tempted entrepreneurs to try to cash in by starting professional football leagues of their own. The latest effort is the Alliance of American Football, which plays its first games on Saturday. There have been plenty of pretenders to the N.F.L.’s crown over the years. None have succeeded, but all had their share of novelty. (Please see link for full article) Some history of other competitors, follows that...
  • The Alliance's Grand Opening - CBS Saturday Night (February 9th, 8:00 Eastern time)

    02/07/2019 10:42:35 PM PST · by cba123 · 10 replies
    The Alliance's Grand Opening: 48 hours away
  • Results from President Donald Trump's State of the Union address...

    02/05/2019 8:40:51 PM PST · by BlackFemaleArmyColonel · 35 replies
    Twitter ^ | 5 Feb 19 | Ryan Saavedra ‏
    Results from President Donald Trump's State of the Union address: -76% approve of what they heard -72% approve of Trump’s ideas on immigration
  • SATIRE Kermit Gosnell To Attend State Of The Union As Pelosi's Special Guest

    02/05/2019 2:18:42 PM PST · by Sub-Driver · 59 replies
    Kermit Gosnell To Attend State Of The Union As Pelosi's Special Guest February 5th, 2019 WASHINGTON, D.C.—Notorious serial killer and champion of women's rights Kermit Gosnell is set to attend Trump's State of the Union address this evening as Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi's special guest, sources confirmed Tuesday. Gosnell is serving life in prison but was let out at Pelosi's request to attend the event. The House Speaker stated she wanted a guest who could stand for reproductive healthcare and women's rights during Trump's speech. She called the move a "powerful statement" against those who would infringe on...
  • Maroon 5 Should Be Left Alone-Colin Kaepernick EARNED His Unemployment

    02/03/2019 2:23:36 PM PST · by Rummyfan · 32 replies
    The Lid ^ | 3 Feb 2019 | Jeff Dunetz
    Maroon 5 will be performing the Halftime Show for today’s big game. This is despite the supporters of unemployed NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick urging Maroon 5 to back out of their commitment and support their “hero.” According to his supporters, Colin Kaepernick is being blackballed not just because of his taking of a knee during the national anthem, but because he was doing to protest racial inequality. They believe the reason he hasn’t been signed by an NFL team as of yet is that the league is racist. In truth, Colin Kaepernick’s difficulty in finding a new job stems from...

    02/02/2019 4:07:13 PM PST · by Allen In Texas Hill Country · 49 replies
    I don't think I'm seeing/saw things. While watching the 5PM local news on 12 (ABC) out of San Antonio they brought up Ralph Northam and his situation. They then ran a clip from ABC news that in the lower left hand corner had a box that read "Republican Ralph Northam"!!!!!!!!!! Just for my satisfaction did anybody else see this ABC clip. I don't watch any national news but am about 99% sure it said "Republican Ralph Northam". More fake news?
  • Ariana Grande Tries And Fails To Fix Botched Japanese Tattoo

    02/02/2019 8:41:45 AM PST · by Libloather · 43 replies
    Huffpost ^ | 1/30/19 | Cole Delbyck
    **SNIP** She also shared the text conversation with the tutor who specifically advised her to add the character above the initial tattoo in order to make sense in Japanese, as characters are typically read top to bottom, right to left. But Grande included the new character below the original tattoo with a drawing of a heart, instead, which resulted in the ink making even less sense than the original. Neither of these configurations are coherent in Japanese, as BuzzFeed notes, so most people would likely read the phrase left to right as 七輪指♡, which roughly translates to “small charcoal grill...
  • 20 Slang Terms From the 1970s No One Uses Anymore

    02/01/2019 9:33:13 PM PST · by vannrox · 329 replies
    Best Life Online ^ | 8DEC17 | Bob Larkin
    The seventies get a bad rap. When people talk about the decade, they focus on all the embarrassing stuff like Pet Rocks, Watergate, shag carpeting, and disco music. Sure, there was a lot about the 70s that was cringe-worthy. But it also had some of the most colorful, over the top slang of the 20th century. And if you don’t believe us, well baby, you can just keep on truckin. Put on your best polyester suit, crank up the Bee Gees on your 8-track player, and revisit some of the best worst slang of the Me Decade. On the other...
  • Lost Words from our Childhood

    02/01/2019 9:26:57 PM PST · by vannrox · 127 replies
    The Most Important News ^ | FR post 2FEB19 | unattributed
    Lost Words from our childhood: Mergatroyd!… Do you remember that word? Would you believe the spell-checker did not recognize the word Mergatroyd? Heavens to Mergatroyd! The other day a not so elderly (I say 75) lady said something to her son about driving a Jalopy; and he looked at her quizzically and said “What the heck is a Jalopy?” He never heard of the word jalopy!! She knew she was old…. But not that old. Well, I hope you are Hunky Dory after you read this and chuckle. About a month ago, I illuminated some old expressions that have become...
  • Ariana Grande's tattoo says "BBQ Grill" in Japanese instead of "7 rings"

    01/31/2019 2:08:50 AM PST · by Libloather · 63 replies
    See BS ^ | 1/30/19 | CAITLIN O'KANE
    In celebration of her new hit single, "7 Rings," pop star Ariana Grande got a new tattoo on the palm of her hand, paying homage to the song and its music video. The star said she had the phrase "7 rings" tattooed in Kanji, a Japanese style of writing. But it actually spells "BBQ Grill," as some of Grande's Japanese fans quickly pointed out. The two characters separately mean seven (七) and ring (輪), but together "七輪" means Shichirin, the name for a small charcoal grill. Amazon offers several 七輪 for sale. The combined characters roughly translate to "7 wheels"...