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  • Franceís Macron Booed By Factory Workers Chanting ĎMarine President!í

    04/26/2017 2:18:17 PM PDT · by davikkm
    breitbart ^ | CHRIS TOMLINSON
    Globalist French President candidate Emmanuel Macron faced animosity from workers at a Whirlpool plant facing closure during a campaign visit after anti-mass migration candidate Marine Le Pen made a surprise visit hours earlier. What started as a planned campaign stop to visit the union bosses of a Whirlpool plant facing closure in Amiens ended in disaster for Mr. Macron after a surprise visit from his presidential rival. Mr. Macron was shoved and shouted at by workers who may lose their jobs as the factory is scheduled to be relocated to Poland next June French broadcaster BFMTV reports. The 39-year-old Presidential...
  • The View Excitedly Asks Caitlyn Jenner To Run As First 'Woman President' (Bwahahaha)

    04/26/2017 2:17:56 PM PDT · by Kaslin ^ | April 26, 2017 | Kristine Marsh
    Former Olympian and transgender activist Caitlyn Jenner was on The View Wednesday to talk about their new book and how they felt about Donald Trump. While criticizing Trump‚Äôs record on transgender issues, Jenner said they still identified as a conservative for issues like national security. Jenner‚Äôs answer prompted one host to excitedly ask Jenner to run for political office. The interview began with host Whoopi Goldberg asking about Jenner‚Äôs relationship with Trump: WHOOPI: What can you say to him that says, ‚ÄėListen. You need to remember. We're all Americans here.‚Äô How can you help us? Jenner responded that Trump‚Äôs ruling...
  • The Horrors of ĎWar Communismí

    04/26/2017 2:15:12 PM PDT · by Epoch Times
    Epoch Times ^ | April 26, 2017 | Leo Timm
    Before the communist takeover in the 1917 October Revolution, Russiaís economy was the fifth-largest in the world and the nation was steadily modernizing. Being a Marxist regime, the All-Russian Communist Party (Bolsheviks) envisioned a new social order that would liberate the downtrodden masses from former oppression. Their leader, Vladimir Lenin, decided to ďbegin without transition to build up socialism.Ē Instead, Leninís communist policies rapidly brought down production, causing a deadly famine that claimed the lives of millions, and motivated the Soviet regimeís descent into absolute dictatorship. By 1921, the destruction and embarrassment was so great that Lenin was compelled to...
  • Turkey Arrests More Than 1,000 In Massive Purge Of Its Police Forces

    04/26/2017 2:11:44 PM PDT · by HarleyLady27 · 2 replies
    NPR ^ | April 26, 2017 | Colin Dwyer
    Turkish authorities have launched a massive detention operation, arresting more than 1,000 people nationwide on Wednesday. The Turkish government says the arrests are aimed at supporters of the U.S-based cleric Fethullah Gulen, whom President Recep Tayyip Erdogan blames for last year's failed coup attempt. And these arrests are by no means the end of the operation. Anadolu Agency, a state-run news service, says the government aims to arrest another 2,000 people. Germany's Deutsche Welle newspaper reports roughly 8,500 police officers undertook raids in all 81 provinces in Turkey
  • Donald Trump Sweetly Wishes First Lady Melania A Happy 47th Birthday ó His Tribute

    04/26/2017 2:10:53 PM PDT · by BeadCounter · 4 replies
    Hollywood Life ^ | Wed, April 26, 2017 | Lauren Cox
    Itís First Lady Melania Trumpís birthday, so her husband, President Donald J. Trump, honored her in his favorite way: with a Twitter message! Donald Trump, 70, took a moment out of his busy Presidential schedule to remember his wife, First Lady Melania, on her 47th birthday. The 45th President of the United States used social media as a platform to honor his wife with a beautiful picture of the pair together and a heartfelt birthday message. ďHappy birthday to our First Lady, Melania,Ē the text written over the picture of Donald and Melania holding hands during a public appearance reads....
  • Thereís Something Happening Here. What It Is Ainít Exactly Clear

    04/26/2017 2:10:00 PM PDT · by smashtheleft · 5 replies
    Insurgent Tribe ^ | 4/26/17 | Shawn Mitchell
    Thereís something happening here What it is ainít exactly clear Thereís a man with orange hair over there Telling me I got to beware I think itís time we stop, children, whatís that sound Are those Korean missiles coming down? Thereís border lines being drawn Wait Mexicoís safe, but Canada wood is wrong?
  • Evidence Of Unreality

    04/26/2017 2:07:52 PM PDT · by smashtheleft · 2 replies
    Insurgent Tribe ^ | 4/26/17 | Keith Nobles
    Where to startÖ A few days ago Nassim Nicholas Taleb wrote, ďSo we end up populating what we call the intelligentsia with people who are delusional, literally mentally deranged, simply because they never have to pay for the consequences of their actions, repeating modernist slogans stripped of all depth. In general, when you hear someone invoking abstract modernistic notions, you can assume that they got some education (but not enough, or in the wrong discipline) and too little accountability.Ē On Monday, James Kunstler wrote, ďBut the dishonesty at work is pretty obvious, and the problem with dishonesty in financial affairs...
  • The Trump Tax Plan

    04/26/2017 2:03:54 PM PDT · by smashtheleft · 1 replies
    Insurgent Tribe ^ | 4/26/17 | Keith Nobles
    Trump has released his tax reform plan and there is much interesting about it; let us focus on one small portion that will get the most headlines Ė reducing the corporate tax rate from 39% to 15%. The United States has the third highest corporate tax rate in the world at 39% Ė even Chinaís corporate tax rate is only 25%. Yes, we tax corporations at a higher rate than the commies! The caveat that is that no one pays the 39%. There are deductions Ė and deductions are the threat to this tax plan passing congress. While the corporate...
  • Trump orders review of national monuments, vows to Ďto ...return control to the peopleí

    04/26/2017 2:03:51 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 10 replies
    washington post ^ | April 26 at 1:30 PM | Juliet Eilperin
    Referring to the 1906 law that empowers a president to take unilateral action to protect cultural, historic or natural resources on federal land that is under threat, Trump declared, ďThe Antiquities Act does not give the federal government unlimited power to lock up millions of acres of land and water, and itís time that we ended this abusive practice.Ē The sweeping review ó which Trump predicted would ďend these abuses and return control to the people, the people of all of the states, the people of the United StatesĒ ó could prompt changes to areas designated not only by former...
  • Liberals Love Science And Conservatives Hate Science, Right?

    04/26/2017 2:01:18 PM PDT · by smashtheleft · 6 replies
    Insurgent Tribe ^ | 4/26/17 | Shawn Mitchell
    Conservatives hate science. Liberals love science. Right? Yeah, liberals love science untilÖ Until it tells them nuclear power can be safe. Until it tells them fracking doesnít contaminate groundwater. Until it tells them genetically modified crops can be wholesome. Until it tells them the environment is actually getting cleaner, not dirtier. Until it tells them that fetuses have unique DNA, a heartbeat, and brainwaves. Until it tells them vaccines donít cause autism.
  • Democrats Know That Tax Cuts Increase Revenue, So Why Do They Lie About the Facts?

    04/26/2017 1:59:49 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 10 replies
    Rush ^ | April 26, 2017 | Rush Limbaugh
    RUSH: The amount of money coming into Washington is not a factor when the Democrats start spending it. Witness Obama. National debt doubled in eight years. It didnít matter what the tax revenue was. Didnít matter. He was gonna spend the money anyway. The Democrats are about punishing achievement and punishing success and saying itís unjustified, itís unfair, and it may involve cheating and scandal. They stigmatize success because their voters are people who cannot achieve those things. The Democrats have made sure they donít even want to try. BREAK TRANSCRIPT RUSH: Folks, it works the other way too. If...
  • Students protest, vandalize display featuring conservative quotes

    04/26/2017 1:55:16 PM PDT · by ItsOnlyDaryl · 5 replies
    The Extract ^ | 4.25.17 | Editor
    When the College Republicans chapter at Marylandís Hood College decided to put up a temporary display honoring prominent conservatives, the group wanted to promote the free exchange of ideas. ďWe just wanted to provoke thoughtful discussion,Ē said club president Christopher Gardner. ďWe have done that.Ē In reality, the young Republicans accomplished even more by exposing how close-minded many of their fellow students have become.
  • Poll finds French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen won plurality of women, young voters

    04/26/2017 1:53:57 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 5 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 24 April 2017 | Emily Jashinsky
    An election-day survey of more than 9,000 voters in the first round of France's presidential contest found that National Front leader Marine Le Pen won a larger share of support from women and young voters than any other candidate. The poll, conducted by Opinion Way, revealed Le Pen earned the support of 23.9 percent of female voters. By contrast, Emmanuel Macron, Le Pen's opponent in the next round of voting, came in second with women, earning the support of 21.3 percent. According to the survey, Le Pen outperformed the other candidates with younger voters as well. Opinion Way found the...
  • California weighs huge health care remake - dumping insurers

    04/26/2017 1:51:13 PM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 22 replies
    San Jose Mercury-News ^ | April 26, 2017 | By JONATHAN J. COOPER
    A proposal considered by California lawmakers would substantially remake the health care system of the nationís most populous state by eliminating insurance companies and guaranteeing coverage for everyone. The idea known as single-payer health care has long been popular on the left and is getting a new look in California as President Donald Trump struggles to repeal and replace former President Barack Obamaís health care law. The proposal, promoted by the stateís powerful nursing union and two Democratic senators, is a longshot. But supporters hope the time is right to persuade lawmakers in California, where Democrats like to push the...
  • Trump moves to review status of America's nature preserves

    04/26/2017 1:50:46 PM PDT · by ColdOne · 5 replies ^ | 4/26/17 | Jerome CARTILLIER
    Washington (AFP) - After moving to unstitch climate change rules, US President Donald Trump Wednesday opened the door to undoing the federally protected status of some of America's vast nature preserves. He signed an executive order reviewing decisions by predecessors Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton to designate public land a "national monument" under a 1906 law known as the Antiquities Act. "Today I'm signing a new executive order to end another egregious abuse of federal power and to give that power back to the states and to the people where it belongs," Trump said at the signing...
  • The Promise of ESSA in Reducing Test Stress

    04/26/2017 1:50:14 PM PDT · by mdittmar · 3 replies
    National Education Association ^ | April 26, 2017 | Cindy Long
    Morgan Dennis, a high school student at Forest Park High School in Prince William County, Virginia, said she gets migraines from the enormous amount of test stress sheís under at school. Classmate Caili Downs agreed.ďItís actually affecting my eyesight, all the testing,Ē Downs said. ďIt takes the fun out of school. The work and testing level in AP classes is just way too high.Ē
  • UC Berkeley riots: Violence looms as mayor questioned over ties to extremist group

    04/26/2017 1:49:45 PM PDT · by ItsOnlyDaryl · 6 replies
    Fox News ^ | 4.25.17 | Christopher Wallace
    The University of California, Berkeley is likely to once again be the site of brutal protests on Thursday as questions arise about whether the cityís mayor has ties to an extremist group sparking violence. Ann Coulter has vowed to move ahead with a planned appearance at the university, despite Berkeley trying to reschedule her speech over security concerns. Law enforcement sources told Fox News that regardless of whether the conservative firebrand shows up, there is a ď99 percentĒ chance that the college will erupt in violence.
  • Sanctuary Cities Ruling Continues Troubling Trend (Long Article)

    04/26/2017 1:42:41 PM PDT · by Kaslin
    Rush ^ | April 26 | Rush Limbaugh
    RUSH: I have to talk about this judge, folks, and what¬ís happening here, because remember the piece that I shared with you from Daniel Greenfield, ‚ÄúThe Civil War is Here‚ÄĚ about the left simply respecting no authority other than its own, no authority in the Constitution, they do not respect the authority of election results. And this is now the third or fourth Trump executive order which has been stayed by Obama ‚ÄĒ well, one was a Bush 43 appointed judge. The others have been liberal Democrat judges mostly appointed by Obama.And depending on where you go today and last...
  • 49ers Eric Reid speaks up for Colin Kaepernick, shares plan for national anthem

    04/26/2017 1:42:23 PM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 16 replies
    San Jose Mercury-News ^ | April 26, 2017 | By CAM INMAN
    Eric Reid, who was first to join Colin Kaepernickís national anthem protest last year, will not be continuing that gesture this season. ďWhen we started doing that, our goal was to open up the floor to conversation. I believe weíve achieved that goal,Ē Reid said Wednesday at 49ers minicamp. ďSo now we just want to move forward and just partner with people that want to make a change.Ē Unlike Kaepernick, Reid still plays for the 49ers and he is miffed that the polarizing quarterback remains unemployed after opting out of his contract nearly two months ago. Reid believes Kaepernickís status...
  • Journalists fire back at Ďdirtbags reveling in ESPNís layoffsí

    04/26/2017 1:27:47 PM PDT · by C19fan · 51 replies
    Washington Post ^ | April 26, 2017 | Cindy Boren
    Job cuts, whether theyíre called layoffs or buyouts, are an unpleasant fact of life and when they hit a sports-media company that bills itself as ďthe Worldwide Leader,Ē theyíre a hot-button target. Plenty of social media users, unhappy at the networkís emphasis on debate and de-emphasis on news, were happy to see misfortune strike the company. Of course, the people affected have lives and families and mortgages and pets and the companyís Bristol, Conn., campus was ďin shockĒ and ďfrozenĒ by the departures of what could be 100 colleagues. Others in media, where layoffs and cuts are frequent, felt their...