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  • NATIONAL DAY OF THE GONG

    06/21/2018 4:14:18 PM PDT · by heterosupremacist · 5 replies
    National Day of the Gong on June 21 honors and celebrates the Gong’s unique history and capacities among instruments of sound, music, creativity and healing. Mighty and gentle; earthy and celestial, the Gong is an extraordinary instrument and conduit of Creation. With an extensive international cultural history, the Gong is versatile and engaging. It sounds super-sensory and multi-dimensional. Gongs come in an array of sizes, designs and origins, thanks to skilled artisans all over the World...
  • Foreign 'journalists' with blatantly anti-American bias

    06/21/2018 3:25:21 PM PDT · by Jakarta ex-pat · 9 replies
    21/6/28 | phil.k
    In the majority of the world, a foreign journalist criticizing the government will at minimum be instantly deported, though in many cases far worse. How come foreign 'journalists' such as Australian Michael Holmes (working out of Atlanta) and British Iranian Christiane Amanpour get to spew their anti-American bias on a daily basis, on CNN International?
  • Methheads Fighting (Females - LOL)

    06/21/2018 2:55:47 PM PDT · by Enterprise · 22 replies
    https://www.liveleak.com ^ | 6-21-18 | Unknown
    Methheads Fighting
  • The Story of Q

    06/21/2018 9:24:21 AM PDT · by b4its2late · 36 replies
    Tablet Magazine ^ | 6/20/2018 | By Ted Mann
    Who is the anonymous online poster claiming to be a high-level administration official? And can he or she bring us some much-needed truth in an era of fake news?I’ve been a writer and producer of television and movies working in Hollywood for over 30 years. One of my recent jobs was on the TV series Homeland, where I was involved in creating the season just concluded. The season was about information warfare. It’s a little-discussed subject, and it took a lot of research to find out exactly what this protean form of conflict is all about. The past season of...
  • Good Morning: Let your mind unwind as year’s longest day stretches itself out

    06/21/2018 6:45:41 AM PDT · by SandRat · 6 replies
    Save Happy summer solstice. We in the Northern Hemisphere of the planet called Earth are tilted closest to the sun. According to the National Weather Service, the earth will have reached its maximum tilt at 3:07 a.m. today. Most of you probably missed the moment, but you can still celebrate. It’s the longest day of the year in terms of hours of sunlight, and we’ll continue to have more daylight than nighttime until the September equinox. It’s also the official start of summer, though we here in SoCo have had plenty already. A climatologist in Alaska says we will have...
  • Q Anon: 6/20/18 FRiendly FReeper Collaboration to understand Q drops

    06/20/2018 10:49:53 PM PDT · by ransomnote · 465 replies
    qanon.pub ^ | 6/20/2018 | FReepers, vanity
    This thread is a friendly collaborative place for FReepers to analyze information and share opinons. FReepers have a wide variety of reasons for investigating Q Anon content; this is not the appropriate place to criticize or badger those who choose to use some of their time in this manner. If you are new to Q Anon, the three links below provide overviews to help answer the questions, "Who is Q?" and "Why read Q drops?". Is Trump Staging a Counter-Coup? [Q explained?]> Note: The above thread has been locked for disruptive comments, but post #1 includes a strong, concise...
  • The Company With The Contract to Shelter Illegal Kids Is La Raza

    06/20/2018 10:35:10 PM PDT · by CaptainPhilFan · 46 replies
    None | 6/21/18 | A Blind Woman
    It's late, I'm exhausted, won't get back to this before 9AM, BUT .... Southwest Key Programs is the entity that holds the contract to "shelter" illegal immigrant kids. They have taken down their website today and replaced it with a generic info page. I looked up The Board of Directors, not easy but doable, and found that every one is connected to La Raza. What the effing hell. Does this make libs happy? Or not?
  • Famous Veteran: Jimmy Stewart

    06/20/2018 10:10:22 PM PDT · by eastforker · 31 replies
    military.com ^ | 2018 | Military.com
    "I'd like people to remember me as someone who was good at his job and seemed to mean what he said." Born to the owner of a hardware store, Jimmy Stewart dodged continuing the family business to become one of the most prolific actors of this time. Stewart was shy as a child and was interested in aviation, but his father discouraged him from attending the U.S. Naval Academy and guided him towards Princeton. It was at Princeton that Stewart became involved in acting, and began a career as a stage actor. During the depression, cinema houses were taking over...
  • And what would Khamenei say? Iranians to Israel: “We Love You, and Know You Love Us”

    06/20/2018 4:52:37 PM PDT · by Roman_War_Criminal · 1 replies
    ynet ^ | 6/16/18 | Yair Katan and Oz Mualem
    The drama in St. Petersburg, the marriage proposal at the break and the Persian celebration. Yair Kattan heard from the Iranians why they are actually our friends. Video in Hebrew at link.
  • Boycott Alert 'Boundaries' Starring Peter Fonda Opens in Theaters June 22

    06/20/2018 2:48:38 PM PDT · by ransomnote · 83 replies
    twitter.com ^ | 6/20/2018 | @AnOpenSecret
    BOYCOTT ALERT ‘Boundaries’ Starring Peter Fonda Opens in Theaters June 22 Fonda advocated for 12 year old Barron Trump to be put in a cage with pedophiles Fonda said Hollywood Director Roman Polanski “wasn’t a criminal” in 2009. https://twitter.com/AnOpenSecret/status/1009450266603728897
  • Dems Are Anti-Women!!

    06/20/2018 2:47:19 PM PDT · by originalbuckeye · 4 replies
    Vanity | 6/20/18 | Originalbuckeye
    If the Democrats take the House back and they say (during the run-up to the election) that they will not vote to re-elect the FIRST WOMAN SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE, they are obviously ANTI-WOMEN!!
  • Dems Doing well in Senate, Cd 03 (Manchin + 7 latest West Virginia poll)

    06/20/2018 1:52:13 PM PDT · by SMGFan · 32 replies
    Monmouth poll ^ | June 20 , 2018
    Trump popular, but not decisive factor West Long Branch, NJ – Incumbent Joe Manchin holds a small lead over GOP challenger Patrick Morrisey in the race for U.S. Senate in the deep red state of West Virginia. Even though Donald Trump is widely popular in West Virginia, the Democrat holds a lead because many voters are separating their feelings about the incumbent senator from their views of the president. The Monmouth University Poll also finds that the closely watched 3rd Congressional District contest is tighter, with Democrat Richard Ojeda having a very slight lead over Republican Carol Miller at this...
  • Liberals really DO drink more lattes (and researchers say it's because they're open-minded)

    06/20/2018 11:38:55 AM PDT · by rickmichaels · 46 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | June 20, 2018 | Mollie Cahillane
    The term 'liberal lattes' is a familiar pejorative in the US. The website Urban Dictionary defines the term as 'liberals who sit around and drink overpriced diluted Starbucks coffee while lamenting the plight of the poor'. While it may have begun as a joke, a new study shows that people with left-leaning ideologies actually do drink more lattes - a beverage with European origins - than conservatives. Researchers from University of Pennsylvania found that liberals drink lattes more so than conservatives because they are more open to globalization, whereas right-leaning people tend to take an 'America first' nationalistic attitude and...
  • Vanity: Looking for some first-hand images of Auschwitz.

    06/20/2018 4:31:31 AM PDT · by Spacetrucker · 30 replies
    My addled brain | Myself
    My daughter is an avid history buff and has, over the past few years, done quite a bit of reading on the Nazi concentration camps. I would love to take her to some of these sites some day, but for now all I can do is get some first-hand pics of someone else's visit. If anyone has been to any of the concentration camp memorial sites and has pics they could share it would be greatly appreciated.
  • DemocRATS Care More for Minor Illegals than US

    06/19/2018 10:03:04 AM PDT · by CptnObvious · 31 replies
    Vanity | 6/19/2018 | Self
    DemocRATS Care More for Minor Illegals than US. They shutdown the Government this January for them; so here they go again. Tell me I'm wrong.
  • President Trump, please address the nation (vanity)

    06/19/2018 8:13:25 AM PDT · by Leaning Right · 22 replies
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    Wait until all the cameras are on you, then hold up a large sign with this quote below. No need to say a word. “We have to send a clear message, just because your child gets across the border, that doesn’t mean the child gets to stay. So, we don’t want to send a message that is contrary to our laws or will encourage more children to make that dangerous journey.” Hillary Rodham Clinton (2014)
  • The FAQs: What You Should Know About Family Separation at the Border

    06/18/2018 8:18:05 PM PDT · by pnz1 · 4 replies
    The Gospel Coalition ^ | 6/18/18 | Joe Carter
    What just happened? Over the past six weeks, immigration officials have separated hundreds of migrant families who have either crossed into the United States illegally or have sought political asylum. A change in immigration policy by the Trump administration is resulting in thousands of children being housed separately from their parents as they await adjudication. The children are being kept in separate facilities and are unable to see their parents for an indefinite period of time.
  • Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Is Now Worth A Record $141 Billion

    06/18/2018 5:23:03 PM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 56 replies
    CNBC ^ | 06/18/18 | Zameena Mejia
    Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos, the wealthiest person in the world, is richer than he has ever been before. Since June 1, the tech titan's net worth has grown over $5 billion and now totals $141.9 billion, according to the Forbes World's Billionaires list. That makes Bezos worth roughly $49 billion more than Bill Gates and about $60 billion more than Warren Buffett. This latest win for Bezos is just one of many he has enjoyed this year. As Amazon's customer base sticks around despite the latest Prime latest price hike in exchange for a slew of services...
  • Elon Musk: ‘I Am a Socialist’

    06/18/2018 4:02:10 PM PDT · by deadrock · 91 replies
    Breitbart ^ | Joel B. Pollak
    Tesla CEO and PayPal billionaire Elon Musk surprised many Friday when he declared on Twitter that he is a socialist. Conservative critics, however, may well have agreed, given his companies’ reliance on the state.Cont..
  • Meghan Markle's Father was Paid £7,500 to Tell all Live on UK Television just Weeks after He [Trunc]

    06/18/2018 3:28:53 PM PDT · by Cecily · 9 replies
    Daily Mail (U.K.) ^ | June 18, 2018 | Rebecca English
    The Duchess of Sussex's father has been paid £7,500 to reveal details of their relationship, his private conversations with Prince Harry and thoughts on the royals in an extraordinary TV interview. Thomas Markle, 73, was flown by ITV's Good Morning Britain from his home in Mexico to a luxury hotel in California to discuss everything from making Harry promise never to 'raise his hand' to Meghan, to the prince's views on Brexit and Donald Trump. His decision to accept the payment comes weeks after he was exposed as posing for fake paparazzi photographs to 'improve' his public image, for which...