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  • Today's Toons 5/29/17

    05/29/2017 4:17:24 AM PDT · by pookie18 · 1 replies
    The Briefing Room ^ | 5/29/17 | pookie18
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  • HERE’S THE COMPLETE AND UPDATED LIST: Deep State ‘Leaks’ to Far Left MSM Outlets – With Analysis

    05/29/2017 2:34:49 AM PDT · by ATOMIC_PUNK · 3 replies
    http://www.thegatewaypundit.com ^ | May 26th, 2017 10:25 pm | Jim Hoft
    Here is updated analysis of the most recent so called ‘leaks’ being reported and repeated by the liberal mainstream media (MSM) involving President Trump. The probability that a portion of these ‘leaks’ are completely inaccurate remains very high. The leaks are all being reported by biased liberal media outlets that were adamantly opposed to the election of President Trump. These ‘leaks’ in all cases still are not supported with any names of so-called sources and in all cases the ‘leaks’ are meant to destroy the current President. Former FBI Director James Comey reportedly made statements that were revealed in the...
  • LIARS LIARS. PANTS ON FIRE.

    05/28/2017 9:48:38 PM PDT · by Fractal Trader · 8 replies
    This is a long article about various Russian leak scenarios and who was responsible for ordering the actual surveillance of the Trump campaign. There lay the responsibility to S. Leslie Ireland, a trusted confidant who had personally delivered intelligence reports to Obama earlier in his presidency. Here's the money quote: The Anonymous Patriots have concluded that the U.S. Treasury Office of Intelligence and Analysis would have been responsible for the surveillance. S. Leslie Ireland, another Obama-Clinton loyalist, was in-charge of that office and had the authority to order a FISA warrant and/or conduct the surveillance as part of her normal...
  • CREEPY: Mysterious Red Strobe Lights Flash From Inside The White House (VIDEO)

    05/28/2017 9:07:36 PM PDT · by blueplum · 75 replies
    GatewayPundit ^ | 28 May 2017 9:47pm | Joshua Caplan
    Well this is odd. WSVN anchor Robbin Simmons tweeted out a video of red flashing lights from inside the White House at 8:30pm EST Sunday. (embedded video) Breaking 911 reports: What appeared to be flashing red lights appeared from the second floor of the White House Sunday evening. Livestream webcams showed the strange sight—the flashing stopped after about 20 minutes. There was no official statement from the US Secret Service or The White House.
  • Dr. Jordan Peterson - Paul Bloom - Empathy can Shut You Up..or Worse!

    05/28/2017 8:53:07 PM PDT · by tbw2 · 12 replies
    Zero Fox given Youtube channel ^ | 03/01/2017 | Dr. Jordan B Peterson
    How an excess of empathy goes from virtue to vice, becoming counter productive and destructive. You can click here to go to watch Dr. Jordan Peterson's video on how too much empathy as social justice warriors have is bad.
  • North Korea Fires Missile That Lands in Sea Between Korea and Japan

    05/28/2017 8:24:23 PM PDT · by sushiman · 25 replies
    NY Times ^ | 5/28/17 | Choe Sang Hun
    SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea launched a ballistic missile on Monday that flew 280 miles and appears to have landed inside Japan’s economic zone where fishing and cargo ships are active, the South Korean military and the Japanese government said. President Moon Jae-in of South Korea called a meeting of his top security officials for later Monday morning to discuss the missile launch, coming a week after the North last tested a ballistic missile, and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan condemned the launch as a provocation.
  • Does President Trump Need a HOT LINE with KIM (NK)

    05/28/2017 8:09:14 PM PDT · by hapnHal · 16 replies
    5/28/17 | hapnHal
    Does President Trump need a "HOT LINE" with North Korea Kim Jong-un? We currently have a "HOT LINE" link with Russia. The Moscow-Washington ‘Red Phone’ New tensions between the United States and Russia have resurfaced an old myth about the Cold War foes’ emergency communications link, known as the “Red Phone.” It is not a phone. It never has been. That false image, perpetuated in popular culture (“Dr. Strangelove,” “Fail Safe,”) and campaign ads (“3 a.m.”) masks a less evocative reality: secure teletypes, faxes and computer links transmitting encrypted text messages between the Kremlin and Pentagon. But their purpose is...
  • We all remember the fallen...they deserve to be remembered

    05/28/2017 7:56:36 PM PDT · by Meadow Muffin · 6 replies
    Mallon, Bishop, Moreland, John, Brown, Jones, Norbut, Sherbone, Cleghorn, Pflasterer, Neuss, Francis, Hazzard. 50 years ago seems like yesterday.
  • Remembering the lost platoon [Short Video]

    05/28/2017 7:55:37 PM PDT · by blueplum
    CBS Sunday Morning ^ | 28 May 2017 | Producer: Christine Weicher
    Clifford Rountree, Kenny Barker and Victor Renza were three American soldiers in Vietnam whose platoon was ambushed in May 1967. Twenty-two of their comrades were killed. John Blackstone reports on how that battle shaped the lives of the survivors, and how some of them spent the anniversary of that battle, fifty years later.
  • Harry Hudson's Melody Men "The Woman In The Shoe" (1930) song in film "Lord Byron of Broadway"

    05/28/2017 7:46:35 PM PDT · by Arthur McGowan · 1 replies
    YouTube ^ | 1930 | Harry Hudson
    Harry Hudson's Melody Men "The Woman In The Shoe" (1930), a song found in the film titled "Lord Byron of Broadway"
  • How To Spin The Most Extreme Corruption To Make It Seem OK

    05/28/2017 7:02:10 PM PDT · by MtnClimber · 8 replies
    Manhattan Contrarian ^ | 25 May, 2017 | Francis Menton
    The recently departed Bill O'Reilly would often call his TV show the "no spin zone."... Even the biggest crooks in the world always have a narrative going on in their heads to excuse what they are doing as being perfectly OK. As an extreme example of this phenomenon, consider the lead headline in yesterday's New York Times: "Russia-Trump Tie Was Big Concern Of Ex-C.I.A. Chief.".... Nice try. Here's my alternative headline for the article: "Ex C.I.A. Chief Brennan Offers Preposterous 'Russia' Cover Story To Excuse Blatantly Illegal Government Spying On Trump Campaign." My alternative headline is just the other "spin."...
  • 2017 Government of Kenya endorses Barack Obama 1961 Coast Province Hospital birth certificate

    05/28/2017 6:53:27 PM PDT · by Bunyan · 68 replies
    ohforgoodnesssake.com ^ | May 28, 2017 | OFHG
    May 2017 – Government of Kenya endorses Barack Obama 1961 Kenya Coast Province General Hospital birth certificate which was procured by Lucas Daniel Smith The Ministry of Land – Republic of Kenya – is baaaaack! May 2017 – Government of Kenya endorses Barack Obama 1961 Kenya Coast Province General Hospital birth certificate which was procured by Lucas Daniel Smith in 2009...
  • MARK LEVIN: My wife Julie and I with Natan Sharansky

    05/28/2017 4:55:48 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 19 replies
    Mark Levin Facebook ^ | May 25, 2017 | Mark Levin
    Mark Levin May 25 at 11:08am · My wife Julie and I with Natan Sharansky
  • Dems try to enlist military vets in fight for House majority

    05/28/2017 4:24:46 PM PDT · by where's_the_Outrage? · 59 replies
    AP ^ | May 28 | BILL BARROW
    ATLANTA (AP) -- Democrats hope to enlist military veterans in another type of fight - for majority control of the House. Looking ahead to next year's elections, Democrats are trying to recruit at least two dozen military veterans to challenge Republican incumbents. Democrats say candidates with military on their resumes appeal to independent voters and can help the party break the GOP grip on Washington.
  • Hamptons bachelors are getting vasectomies so golddiggers can’t trap them

    05/28/2017 4:03:17 PM PDT · by SMGFan · 77 replies
    NYPost ^ | May 27, 2017
    The latest Hamptons summer accessory? A vasectomy. When Scott, a male model who says he’s in his 30s, kicks off the Hamptons high season this weekend at his Sag Harbor waterfront house, the unattached hunk won’t have any reservations about hooking up with women he hardly knows. “I had a vasectomy a few months ago. Having a house in the Hamptons and being fairly well-off, I’ve encountered some problems — women try to get pregnant,” said Scott, a regular on the society scene who earns a cool half-million a year. He recalled sex partners who have lied to him about...
  • A year of digging through code yields “smoking gun” on VW, Fiat diesel cheats

    05/28/2017 3:35:07 PM PDT · by DUMBGRUNT · 28 replies
    ARS TECHNICA ^ | 28 May 2017 | MEGAN GEUSS
    The research team ended up turning to the auto-performance tuning community again. These hard-core hobbyists and professionals share leaked function sheets so they can make aftermarket modifications to their cars... Audi was looking for a way to stop the rattling sound that diesel engines are known to make as the engine starts up. They allegedly solved the problem by injecting extra fuel as the engine initiated combustion. The extra fuel increased emissions. So, the “acoustic condition” was modified to discern when lab testing was occurring so that the Audis in question could pass their emissions tests and also have nice...
  • End of an era: Merkel signals that Europe can no longer rely on the U.S.

    05/28/2017 3:34:58 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 91 replies
    Hotair ^ | 05/28/2017 | AllahPundit
    For all the ink spilled about Trump being a loose cannon, there are no surprises here. Bad relations with Germany if he won were a fait accompli. This is the course Americans chose. Now we get the consequences, for better or worse.The last 70 years of peace in Europe were pretty boring. “The times in which we could completely depend on others are on the way out. I’ve experienced that in the last few days,” Merkel told a crowd at an election rally in Munich, southern Germany.“We Europeans truly have to take our fate into our own hands,” she...
  • Denton Sheriff defends Facebook post after Manchester attack

    05/28/2017 3:04:28 PM PDT · by Uncle Sam 911 · 12 replies
    http://www.star-telegram.com ^ | 5/23/17 | Ryan Osborne
    DENTON A North Texas sheriff who criticized “the left” and “political correctness” in a Facebook post after Monday’s terror attack in Manchester, England, defended his comments Tuesday. “I stand behind it,” Denton County Sheriff Tracy Murphree told NBC 5. “We need to be realistic about the world we live in.” The Manchester bombing, which happened at the end of an Ariana Grande concert, left at least 22 dead, including an 8-year-old girl. Manchester police identified the bomber as 22-year-old Salman Abedi, a British native who died in the attack.
  • "The Big Broadcast" Live Sunday 5/28 7-11pm est

    05/28/2017 2:40:33 PM PDT · by Vision · 25 replies
    WAMU ^ | 5/28/17 | Freak SJW Murray Horwitz
    Friends it's Sunday night again and time to relax. Warm up the tubes for another 4 hours of classic radio Americana. Listen LiveInfo *tonight's show will be available at the "Info" link starting tomorrow.Official OTR Blog of "The Big Broadcast" thread: http://kallmansalley.com/
  • (YouTube) DFU SING-ALONG FOR MEMORIAL DAY (Tune: Impossible Dream)

    05/28/2017 2:36:45 PM PDT · by doug from upland · 5 replies
    dfu via youtube ^ | new version May 2017 | DFU
    CLICK THE LINK. This is modified from an earlier version. I think you will enjoy it.