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  • Stunningly Rude and Disrespectful Conduct by CNN’s Jim Acosta…

    01/16/2018 9:27:10 PM PST · by bitt
    CONSERVATIVE TREEHOUSE ^ | 1/16/2018 | SUNDANCE
    CNN Chief White House Correspondent Jim Acosta has a history of rude journalistic behavior and disrespect that has never before been allowed in the White House. Today during an oval office meeting between President Trump and President Nursultan Nazarbayev of Kazakhstan the CNN journalist exhibited a level of disrespectful behavior that should lead to his White House press credentials being revoked permanently.
  • But He’s Crazy! Liberal Media Embarrass Themselves, Demand Doctor Insist Trump’s Mentally Ill

    01/16/2018 7:22:15 PM PST · by Kaslin · 12 replies
    Newsbusters.org ^ | January 16, 2018 | Curtis Houck
    For almost an hour on Tuesday, the White House press corps stooped to a new low of embarrassment and clownishly liberal behavior, lobbing over a dozen questions at Navy Rear Admiral Dr. Ronny Jackson to insinuate that President Trump must be mentally ill to the point of AlzheimerÂ’s Disease. This was all despite JacksonÂ’s insistence that heÂ’s in great health. Whether it was Bloomberg, CBS News Radio, CNN, or The Washington Post, the long knives were out as the liberal media engaged in their own PickettÂ’s Charge to save their narrative that TrumpÂ’s mentally ill and thus must be removed...
  • DC Mayor Addresses How High School Grads All Got Diplomas Without Meeting Requirements

    01/16/2018 6:44:41 PM PST · by Kaslin · 48 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | January 16, 2016 | Cortney O'Brien
    Residents in Washington, D.C. are still baffled over how every single student at Ballou High School got their diploma, despite many of them not even showing up to class.It wasn't just one school. Students across the city graduated despite having missed more than 30 days of school in a single course, findings from the D.C. Office of the State Superintendent investigation found. The investigation is still ongoing, but parents' demand for answers prompted city officials to share some initial findings. The city wide audit came after an initial investigation by WAMU and NPR at Ballou, in which they discovered a high rate...
  • Margaret Atwood faces feminist backlash on social media over #MeToo

    01/16/2018 6:26:17 PM PST · by TigerClaws · 3 replies
    Canadian author Margaret Atwood is facing a social media backlash after voicing concerns about the #MeToo movement and calling for due process in the case of a former university professor accused of sexual misconduct. Writing in the Globe and Mail, Atwood said the #MeToo movement, which emerged in the wake of sexual assault allegations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, was the symptom of a broken legal system and had been “seen as a massive wake up call”. However, she wondered where North American society would go from here. “If the legal system is bypassed because it is seen as ineffectual,...
  • Illegal Alien On His Police Killings: ‘I Wish I Had Killed More Of The (bleep)

    01/16/2018 6:10:31 PM PST · by Kaslin · 31 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | January 16, 2018 | Matt Vespa
    A California judge has to clear the courtroom after the defendant refused to buckle up and keep quiet during the proceedings. It’s been over three years since Luis Bracamontes, an illegal alien who had been arrested and deported multiple times in Arizona, went on a crime spree with his wife, Janelle Monroy that ended with two police officers killed. Bracamontes is on trial for the murders and faces the death penalty, his wife face life in prison. The Sacramento Bee reported that Bracamontes showed no remorse, said he would escape and kill more people, and said one cop that he...
  • THE FREEPER CANTEEN - The What Season Is Your Soul<br> Connected To Quiz - Wed, January 17, 2018

    01/16/2018 5:59:37 PM PST · by LUV W · 79 replies
    The greatest military and vets in the world...and their famiies, too! | Tuesday, January 16, 2018 | LUV W and the Canteen Support Crew
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  • Homeland Security pursues charges against leaders of sanctuary cities

    01/16/2018 5:18:35 PM PST · by smileyface · 29 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | Jan 16, 2018 | Stephen Dinan
    Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen confirmed Tuesday that her department has asked federal prosecutors to see if they can lodge criminal charges against sanctuary cities that refuse to cooperate with federal deportation efforts. “The Department of Justice is reviewing what avenues may be available,” Ms. Nielsen told the Senate Judiciary Committee. Her confirmation came after California’s new sanctuary law went into effect Jan. 1, severely restricting cooperation the state or any of its localities could offer.
  • Media Narrative Destroyed: Doctor Says Trump is in Excellent Health and Fit to Serve

    01/16/2018 5:01:09 PM PST · by Kaslin · 45 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | January 16, 2018 | Katie Pavlich
    During the White House press briefing Tuesday afternoon, Rear Admiral Dr. Ronny Jackson reported on the details of President Trump's recent physical, which was conducted last week at Walter Reed Medical Center in Washington D.C. "His health is excellent right now," Jackson said. "He's fit for duty for the remainder of this term and another term if he is elected." "All clinical data indicates that the President is currently very healthy, and that he will remain so for the duration of his presidency," he continued. "The purpose of the exam was to provide the public with an update of...
  • Durbin Gives Up the Ghost

    01/16/2018 4:38:14 PM PST · by Kaslin · 28 replies
    Rush Limbaugh.com ^ | January 16, 2018 | Rush Limbaugh
    RUSH: Here’s Durbin this afternoon on Wolf Blitzer’s CNN, Jake Tapper interviewing Dicky Durbin. DURBIN: Yesterday may be one of the most bizarre weeks I’ve ever experienced in Washington. I’ve been here a few hours. To be invited by the president on Tuesday to sit next to him, literally, at a meeting with 26 members of Congress and talk about immigration and hear the president say, “You send me a bill and I’ll sign it, I’ll take the political heat, now get down to work. You need a Cabinet Room, you can have a Cabinet Room. Let’s get it done.”...
  • This Is What Disrupting Washington Looks Like

    01/16/2018 4:14:43 PM PST · by Kaslin · 7 replies
    Rush Limbaugh.com ^ | January 16, 2018 | Rush Limbaugh
    RUSH: Let me just tell you what I firmly believe is going on, and that means it is what’s going on. In the first place — folks, never forget this — this is what disrupting the status quo in Washington looks like. And it’s gonna look like this every day that Trump is in office attempting to disrupt. This is what pushing back against the swamp looks like. Donald Trump was elected to do just this. The people that elected Donald Trump sent him there to turn upside down the way Washington has been working for all of these recent...
  • NM rated near bottom for retirement (50 out of 50 in property crime)

    01/16/2018 3:22:38 PM PST · by CedarDave · 105 replies
    The Albuquerque Journal ^ | January 16, 2018 | ABQJournal News Staff
    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — New Mexico has been ranked the eighth worst state in which to retire by the financial website WalletHub. The site ranked the states using 41 metrics on affordability, quality of life and health care. New Mexico fared especially poorly on property crime, ranking 50th. It did better on adjusted cost of living, where it ranked 18th; the percentage of population aged 65 and older (19th); and on health care facilities per capita (19th). The state ranked just ahead of Louisiana and just below Hawaii.
  • Drive-Bys Downplay the Trump Boom After Telling Us the Tax Cut Wouldn’t Work

    01/16/2018 2:45:20 PM PST · by Kaslin · 16 replies
    Rush Limbaugh.com ^ | January 16, 2018 | Rush Limbaugh
    RUSH: Jacksonville, Florida. Bobby, great to have you on the EIB Network. Hello. CALLER: Hey, Rush. Good afternoon. RUSH: Great to have you, Bobby. CALLER: (muffled) Thank you. You know, listening to you and the media saying that for eight years they told us that the new norm was like 0.5% or 1% GDP. Unemployment was supposed to go up. Food stamps. More people were on food stamps. For eight years, we heard about it. Now Trump has been in office for one year and the economy is booming. How can they…? I can’t figure out the media. What do...
  • Facebook is a ‘living, breathing crime scene,’ says one former tech insider

    01/16/2018 2:18:59 PM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 30 replies
    NBC "News" ^ | January 16, 2018 | by JO LING KENT, Others
    With more than 2 billion users, Facebook's reach now rivals that of Christianity and exceeds that of Islam. However, the network's laser focus on profits and user growth has come at the expense of its users, according to one former Facebook manager who is now speaking out against the social platform. "One of the things that I saw consistently as part of my job was the company just continuously prioritized user growth and making money over protecting users," the ex-manager, Sandy Parakilas, who worked at Facebook for 16 months, starting in 2011, told NBC News. During his tenure at Facebook,...
  • The Southern Poverty Law Center Scam

    01/16/2018 2:02:49 PM PST · by LSUfan · 14 replies
    John Stossel YouTube Channel ^ | 16 January 18 | John Stossel
    There are dangerous hate groups in America. So a group called the Southern Poverty Law Center promises to warn us about them. They release an annual list of hate groups in America. The media cover it, but John Stossel says they shouldn't. It's a scam. The Southern Poverty Law Center lists Ayaan Hirsi Ali — who grew up Muslim in Somalia and suffered female genital mutilation — as an "anti-Muslim extremist." Just because she now speaks out against radical Islam. They also list the conservative Family Research Council as a "hate group." That listing led a man to go to...
  • Pathetic Dems Grill DHS Secretary on Dicky Durbin’s Dirty Words

    01/16/2018 1:13:10 PM PST · by Kaslin · 30 replies
    Rush Limbaugh.com ^ | January 16, 2018 | Rush Limbaugh
    RUSH: Grab sound bite number 21. Kirstjen Nielsen (she’s the director of Homeland Security) testified today before the Senate Judiciary Committee on immigration. She was in the meeting that Durbin claims Trump used that derogatory term to describe countries. She did really, really well today. I have three sound bites. But here’s one. This is an exchange with Patrick “Leaky” Leahy. LEAHY: Did President Trump use this word — or a substantially similar word — to describe citizen countries? NIELSEN: I did not hear that word used. No, sir. LEAHY: I’m not… That’s not the question. Did he use anything...
  • 40 Percent Of Kids Now Born To Single Moms—Up 700 Percent Since 1960

    01/16/2018 1:02:58 PM PST · by Thalean · 66 replies
    National Economics Editorial ^ | Jan 16, 2017 | Dylan Scott
    "A recent report from the Social Capital Project reveals that the American family is disintegrating, fast. Fully 40 percent of mothers are currently unmarried. This is bad news, because good families depend on good marriages. Marriage is the moral glue that binds them. It’s the stabilizing agent. There’s a reason that children from married couples do better in school, and are less likely to end up in jail as compared to children of unmarried mothers, known as “fragile families."
  • Even the eyelashes freeze: Russia sees minus 88.6 degrees F

    01/16/2018 12:26:03 PM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 77 replies
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | January 16, 2018
    MOSCOW - Even thermometers can't keep up with the plunging temperatures in Russia's remote Yakutia region, which hit minus 67 degrees Celsius (minus 88.6 degrees Fahrenheit) in some areas Tuesday. In Yakutia - a region of 1 million people about 3,300 miles (5,300 kilometers) east of Moscow - students routinely go to school even in minus 40 degrees. But school was canceled Tuesday throughout the region and police ordered parents to keep their children inside. Over the weekend, two men froze to death when they tried to walk to a nearby farm after their car broke down. Three other men...
  • Schumer to Trump: Take Our Deal to Prove You’re Not a Racist

    01/16/2018 12:20:47 PM PST · by Kaslin · 46 replies
    Rush Limbaugh.com ^ | January 16, 2018 | Rush Limbaugh
    RUSH: Okay. So we just had a hearing. This is the Senate Judiciary Committee and it’s a hearing on immigration, DACA, so forth and so on. The Homeland Security secretary testifies, and what did the Democrats do? They asked about the language the president used. Is this how they want to use our time? Is this what they really think is important? Grilling the Homeland Security Chief on whether or not the president uttered that word, did anybody else utter any profanity? This hearing has been going on since 12 noon, maybe a little bit before that. Every Democrat, Dicky...
  • Trump's S-storm

    01/16/2018 12:19:20 PM PST · by TomFarnan · 5 replies
    The Observer ^ | January 15, 2018 | Thomas Farnan
    President Trump took the unprecedented step of inviting the press to his opening negotiations with Congress on immigration reform. Especially following as it did in the wake of widespread reports that the president was clinically senile, his performance was brilliant. He defined the terms, controlled the room, counseled compromise, and made a public commitment to do the same – so much so that it threw his own supporters into a tizzy. The press was then dismissed from the discussions because real negotiation tends to get messy. As Otto von Bismarck once said, “If you like laws and sausages, you should...
  • Hungarian Patriots & An Internationalist Betrayal of America

    01/16/2018 12:19:13 PM PST · by Ohioan · 5 replies
    Truth Based Logic ^ | January 15, 2018 | William Flax
    Last November, Breitbart reported that a State Department Charge' d' Affaires, David Kostelancik, had awarded $700,000 to Hungarian media hostile to their Conservative Government, in order to promote "democracy and human rights programming," ahead of next spring's Hungarian election. The obvious intent, in the arrogant intrusion, being to punish Hungarians for refusing to allow their country to be invaded by "immigrants" with no ties to traditional Hungarian values. The report detailed the logical anger, of the Hungarian Government, at Kostelancik's flagrant attempt to meddle in their internal affairs. It also described the same rogue diplomat's previously expressed attack on President...