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The Right of the People to be Secure in their Persons, Houses, Papers, and Effects,
Against Unreasonable Searches and Seizures,
Shall Not Be Violated

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Saturday, May 14, 2016

Sunny Davis Educates Congress....


How far we have fallen from Goldie Hawn's speech in the move Protocol --- Remember - we will be responsible for the who we elect for the next 4 years.

This is what an American voter should be.



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The End of ISIS? ISIS Declares State Of Emergency As U.S, Russian And Syrian Forces Close In On Raqqa


From CBS:
The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, has declared a state of emergency. 
The U.S. military believes the terror organization is planning a full-scale defense of its de facto capital of Raqqa in northern Syria. 
There are reports that ISIS is moving equipment and fighters in and around the city, presumably in the expectation that local forces will try to capture it. 
Raqqa has been an ISIS stronghold for much of the war in Syria. 
The terror group controls more than half of Syria. On Friday, suspected Syrian government airstrikes in the northern city of Idlib killed at least 12 people, activists said.
GO READ THE WHOLE THING.
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James Woods Puts It In Perspective


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Hey I have a serious question ..

Can anyone think of a legal argument why the girls shower in Junior High School and High School is any different from the girls bathroom?

Or vice versa with boys?



Hello?



I can only think of George Costanza's issue as preventing some crazy shower scenes in high schools and junior high schools.
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“Provide for the Common Defense” is a lot more than F-35′s, VA class subs, and Abrams Tanks

This week we have been treated to Ivan’s new Satan-2 ICBM (oversold btw) but which is to replace the SS-18′s (COLD WAR VINTAGE - which THEN could drop 10+ warheads inside a football field sized target EASILY), more intercepted nuclear attack drills by his aircraft, China’s continued manufacturing of fortified islands and launching of ship after ship, while modernizing their older ships with brand new weapons, and readying THEIR competitor to our Zumwalt (DD-1000) for completion, while testing AGAIN their hypersonic attack weapons. They have sent to line production the J-20 stealth aircraft (their F-22).  Their DF-21 missiles threaten any US ship within 1000′s of miles of the Chinese theater, as the first ballistic missile usable against moving naval targets.

We are now facing off against BOTH with a targeted nuclear submarine force level set in the 90′s (48) and now realize we can’t replace cold war boats fast enough to FULFILL MISSIONS WE NEED, and CAN’T AFFORD TO UP THE ABILITY TO PRODUCE MORE RAPIDLY.

The Navy’s replacement for the most important part of our nuclear deterrence, our Trident fleet, threatens to take up the ENTIRE Navy shipbuilding budget.

We have aircraft literally wearing out from 13 years of war usage, and are replacing them with FAR SMALLER numbers which we really can't afford to start with, so we are cutting back the number of anti missile interceptor components we are producing (among other ‘minor’ items).

We have the smallest army  since before WW2 and the smallest navy since before WW1.

These are all stories JUST THIS WEEK.

But guess what?

These are all SYMPTOMS, NOT the disease.

THIS IS THE DISEASE.

Manufacturing jobs, then engineering,
then R&D.
We PAID for this situation.
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General Election Attacks on Trump: Aiming at FAMILIES

Get ready Trump because here’s how they are going to go at the center of one of your 2 pillars:
Politico-
Donald Trump’s plan to get tough with China, Japan and Mexico could cost the average U.S. household more than $6,000 a year if carried to its logical extreme, with the burden falling hardest on households with the lowest income, according to a new report from the National Foundation for American Policy, which describes itself as a nonpartisan research group.
“We find that a Trump tariff proposal against all countries would cost U.S. consumers $459 billion annually and $2.29 trillion over five years,” David Tuerck and Paul Bachman, a pair of economists at Suffolk University in Boston, write in the report. “Our analysis finds that the Trump tariffs would manifest themselves as a 30.5 percent increase in the price of competing domestic producer goods and therefore, as a cut in real wages.”
National Foundation for American Policy claims to be one ting, but actually their papers if you look, justify H1-b’s etc. and HERE
They don’t seem concerned with citizen workers ALREADY HERE. I have NOTHING against legal immigration en masse, but facts are facts, they are hardly non partisan. Worse however, is their attitude about ILLEGALS here
It’s important to understand the METHOD of attack here. Free Trade, NAFTA etc was sold as the best method to make items more affordable to American consumers. Coupling that ‘giant sucking sound’ to gains in automation created a world in which American consumers seeking the cheapest AVAILABLE products had traded that for their careers, ESPECIALLY in manufacturing (which PS is where the Gross Profit is)
Now the argument coming is the same from the RESULT SIDE, that we heard over free trade in the 1980′s - but then it was a THEORY, ‘DON’T TRADE cheap Mexican, Chinese and Maylasian, etc products for higher prices’ (and jobs making flat screens in Nebraska, iPhones in Nevada, SSD’s in North Dakota, and F-150′s in Flint?)
That’s the REAL question. Of course you can always continue to get those affordable Chinese flip-flops from Walmart
As usual in the US elections we have a left side ‘respected’ media entity, representing another left side ‘nonpartisan’ entity funded by grants from an equally left sided entity (Kaufmann Foundation) purporting to represent settled facts to the American people.
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“I think we’ve done a really good job securing the borders”

Hillary March 17, 2016
 
Of course, and comically, that's JUST ONE.
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Deborah's Theme

Chris Botti

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Measles Outbreak Traced To Memphis Mosque

From the Conservative Tribune (May 12, 2016):
A Memphis, Tennessee, mosque is responsible for an outbreak of measles in the state last month, according to Dr. Alisa Haushalter, Director of the Shelby County Health Department.

Haushalter told Breitbart that the mosque was first public place where there was a public exposure potentially (to measles) … on April 15.”

“The mosque is one location we know that individuals who were infectious were during their infectious period, but that’s not necessarily where the first case occurred,” Haushalter explained to the news source.

Moreover, she also said that the outbreak could have began from an unvaccinated refugee who came to Tennessee for resettlement.

[...]

The Shelby County Health Department said that the first contact of a person with measles with another person was at the Masjid-Al-Noor-Mosque between 5:30 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. on Friday, Apr. 15.

Currently, the federal refugee resettlement process does not require refugees to be updated on any vaccinations before they enter the country.

Tennessee became one of the more recent states to participate in the refugee resettlement process, but later filed a lawsuit against the federal government, saying that officials felt forced to participate in the program....

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Girl Choked Unconscious In Women's Restroom Of Chicago


Did nobody notice a man going into that women's restroom?

Or maybe somebody did notice, but thought the man identified as a female?

This transpired around 1:30 P.M.

From ABC 7 Eyewitness News:
8-year-old girl in choked unconscious in South Loop bathroom while mom in next stall, police say

CHICAGO (WLS) --A man is accused of choking an 8-year-old girl until she passed out in the bathroom of a restaurant in Chicago's South Loop.

The girl was with her mother at the Jason's Deli in the 1200-block of South Canal Street on Saturday, police said. The girl and her mother were inside the restroom separated by stalls around 1:15 p.m.

Police say 33-year-old Reese Hartstirn walked in and targeted the girl, choking her and trying to lock her in a stall. The mother heard her daughter scream and grabbed her.

Police said other people in the deli helped hold the man until officers arrived.

[...]

"This is at a restaurant," said Crystal Anderson, Jason's Deli customer. "You want your kid to be able to go to a bathroom in a restaurant and feel safe and not be scared... and not worry about someone trying to abduct your kid."

"It saddens me," said customer Kimberly Brown. "I don't get why people do things like this. I really wish I could understand it, but I don't."

"You want to have the best world you can for your children," Anderson said. "And with people out here like that, you got to wonder what you can do to make it better."

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Remember, All the "Conservatives" Out There HATE TRUMP - Meanwhile, Trump Taps Global Warming Critic to Draft Energy Policy


While all the "Conservatives" out there are pretending to do something about the Global Warming Hoax - all the while caving in to every single one of Obama's policy initiatives - Donald Trump has signaled he is not falling for the bullshit, even for a second.

And by the way, Trump has made ending corruption a centerpiece of his campaign.

It is my guess, that by corruption, he means  - among other things - Global Warming (which is not science, but is, instead, a very sophisticated series of kickbacks, bribes, and Overseas Bank Accounts).

From Reuters:
Republican presidential contender Donald Trump has asked one of America’s most ardent drilling advocates and climate change skeptics to help him draft his energy policy. 
U.S. Republican Congressman Kevin Cramer of North Dakota – a major oil drilling state – is writing a white paper on energy policy for the New York billionaire, Cramer and sources familiar with the matter told Reuters. 
Cramer was also among a group of Trump advisers who recently met with lawmakers from western energy states, who hope Trump will open more federal land for drilling, a lawmaker who took part in the meeting said. 
Cramer said in an interview his paper would emphasize the dangers of foreign ownership of U.S. energy assets, burdensome taxes, and over-regulation. 
Trump will have an opportunity to float some of the ideas at an energy summit in Bismarck, North Dakota on May 26, Cramer said. A spokeswoman for Trump’s campaign did not comment.
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Friday, May 13, 2016

Keith Jarrett
Treasure Island
full album




00:00 A1 The Rich (And The Poor)
09:27 A2 Blue Streak
12:00 A3 Fullsuvollivus (Fools Of All Of Us)
18:32 A4 Treasure Island
22:52 B1 Introduction / Yaqui Indian Folk Song
25:11 B2 Le Mistral
34:35 B3 Angles (Without Edges)
40:00 B4 Sister Fortune

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She also holds the world's record for lifting a bowling ball against the far end of a garden hose with her mouth

Clinton charity gave $2M to company owned by Bill’s ‘friend’

Bill Clinton’s foundation doled out $2 million to a power company partly owned by a wealthy blond divorcée — who some say is the frequent visitor to his home nicknamed “Energizer.”

The “commitment” to Julie Tauber McMahon’s firm from the Clinton Global Initiative was placed on its 2010 conference agenda at Clinton’s urging, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday.
The initiative “commits $2 million to support the work of Energy Pioneer Solutions, a company founded to deliver energy savings to communities in rural America,” said a 2010 statement from the charity.
Clinton even went to bat for the company when it came to lobbying for federal funds. He helped steer an $812,000 federal grant to it by endorsing the funds via then-Energy Secretary Steven Chu, the Journal said.
McMahon owns 29 percent of Energy Pioneer Solutions, which was given the money to make people’s homes more energy-efficient.
The fit, blond mother of three, who lives just minutes from Bill and Hillary Clinton’s home in Chappaqua, West­chester, is the daughter of Joel Tauber, a millionaire donor to the Democratic Party.
McMahon, 54, is rumored to be the woman dubbed “Energizer” by the Secret Service at the Clinton home because of her frequent visits, according to RadarOnline.
Secret Service agents were even given special instructions to abandon usual protocol when the woman came by, according to journalist Ronald Kessler’s tell-all book, “The First Family Detail.”
“You don’t stop her, you don’t approach her, you just let her go in,” says the book, based on agents’ accounts.
“Energizer” is described in the book as a charming visitor who sometimes brought cookies to the agents.

 

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Target CEO Defends Pro-Transgender Policy, Stocks Crash Down Another $2 Billion


From Breitbart:
The CEO of retail giant Target is zig-zagging between the many customers who are angered by his decision to open single-sex bathrooms to the other sex, the gender-identity progressives who pushed for the disastrous transgender policy, and the Wall Street stock-pickers who have chopped roughly $4.5 billion off the company’s value. 
“We’re going to continue to embrace our belief in diversity and inclusion, just how important that is to our company,”CEO Brian Cornell said in a May 11 appearance on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” business show. “But we’re also going to make sure our focus on safety is unwavering,” he added. 
To mollify the public angered by his removal of single-sex restrooms and changing rooms, the company will add family bathrooms to all of its stores, he said. 
We’re committed over the next few months, to make sure every one of our stores has that option, because we want to make sure that our guests be welcomed in our stores. But if there’s a question of safety, I can tell you and others, our focus on safety is unwavering, and we want to make sure we provide a welcoming environment for all our guests, one that’s safe, one that’s comfortable. 
But Cornell did not offer to return single-sex changing rooms, which is likely the most unnerving element in the company’s new open-door, pro-transgender agenda. 
The company can’t easily add family changing-rooms without using up scarce space in their retail stores — and can’t reestablish single-sex changing-rooms without angering many progressive professionals in the media and fashion industries. 
Those progressives professionals would likely claim the company is unfairly “gender policing” its customers, even though transgender advocates say only 1 in every 300 Americans are transgender. 
Other estimates say the ratio is only 1 transgender for every 2,400 Americans. 
So Cornell tried to reassure and flatter progressives about the justice of his company’s brand-damaging, revenue-reducing April 19 decision. “We took a stance,” Cornell said, as he suggested that single-sex bathrooms are just like a racist refusal to use African-Americans in commercial advertising in the 1960s.
"Transgender" men pulling their dicks out in front of your children, FIRST.

Your child's safety, SECOND.

It can wait until Target finds valuable retail space they're willing to give up in order to build a "Family Bathroom."

Don't worry, they'll get right on it ...

Target, that is. Not the "Transgender" men.
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Today B Obama will order your children to go to the bathroom with anyone else who wants to

Putting aside the issue of matching or complementary genitalia … POTUS should have NOTHING to do with America’s bathroom habits.

Maybe he thinks my penis should lie on the right instead of the left while walking. Or eat bread with the butter side down?

WHERE DID IT GO SO OFF THE RAILS?
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What Political Class? New Budget passes 90-8 in Senate with MORE $ than Obama asked

Dailysignal (Congressional reportage):
The U.S. Senate’s first spending bill of 2016 allocates $261 million more than President Barack Obama requested and lacks significant conservative amendments, but it still sailed to passage Thursday in the Republican-led chamber.
An overwhelming number of senators on both sides of the aisle approved the energy and water development appropriations bill, by a vote of 90-8. Conservatives had objected to the higher spending levels and lack of policy riders in the weeks leading up to the vote.
In the end, it didn’t seem to matter.
It’s a victory for Republican leadership and an initial step toward achieving their goal of funding the federal government by passing 12 appropriations bills.
It’s a victory for Republican leadership.

It’s a victory for Republican leadership

Would that be the same kind of leadership that causes Paul Ryan to NOT endorse Trump because he is NOT CONSERVATIVE enough?
Or Mitch McConnell to deride the Tea Party STREET?
Can someone explain to me why it makes difference to vote Republican?
Hello?

I didn’t think so.
More, I bet these execrable hypocrites won;t even BOTHER to try and find some exculpatory excuses via some ‘elite’ tortuous logic.
An FP guy who holds some respect from me is about to release a book called the Death of Expertise. But ‘here’s your sign’, @radiofreeTom. The ‘expertise’ has been used to ‘RHODES’ the population, not to enlighten, or to educate and now, when we see the so called R leadership, whose essence was ending out of control spending, do THIS, …well…sorry, but …this..
has more chance of ending with modest improvement than continuing.
J Carter’s pollster has been warning for years, that the population is in a pre-revolutionary state.
When people have been in power too long, and making decisions for the people, and concerned with the minutiae around those decisions, it all becomes abstract. That’s human nature. These people have now become a separate entity from the people. Their interests are identified with the nation itself as they have come to see it, and are no longer with the people. This too is human nature.
This ‘thing’ with loss of faith in the parties, in govt, and (as in Facebook) the growing disillusionment with all institutions, is a very dangerous symptom IF ALLOWED TO CONTINUE.
The Corporate R’s and Wall St D’s both have the same interest.
Keep ‘it’ going.
If the R’s believe that while spouting how much they despite tax and spend D’s, they can spend and then say ‘oh, we better tax because we have to keep the USA’s credit rating’ … they have no reason to exist.
And their ‘expertise’ has been utilized only to prolong the agonies of a moribund economy, a dwindling disposable income for the middle class, and a birth fo a society in which more and more demands chase fewer and fewer resources.
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Copenhagen Bars Harassed By Muslim Activists Trying To Enforce Sharia Law

The Muslims Are Restless

From the New York Post:
Copenhagen bar owners are begging for government protection against Muslim activists trying to impose a strict “Sharia zone.” 
The businesses claim they’ve been harassed and their shops vandalized by organized groups of teens and young men who are opposed to booze, gambling and other acts that are considered offensive to Sharia, or Islamic law. 
“Recently some young men came in and shouted that all the guests should leave. They then shouted that the place belonged to them and that Nørrebro is covered by Sharia, so alcohol is forbidden,” Heidi Dyrnesli, owner of Café Heimdal in Nørrebro, told Radio24syv. 
Mucki Bar owner Birgitte Fischer said the roving gangs used stones and firecrackers to smash windows — and then asked her for $9,200 in “protection money,” according to the station. 
Inger Støjberg, the federal government’s minister of interrogation, visited the neighborhood of Nørrebro to support local businesses — only to be assailed as a “fascist” and “Nazi” by a handful of protesters. Støjberg was slurred outside Fischer’s bar — before she told her verbal abusers to go get a job. 
“You all have opportunities. You just need an education and to get on and find a job,” Støjberg told the crowd, according to the Dutch newspaper BT. Protesters accused Støjberg of scoring cheap political points. 
“This is populist politics,” one young man said. “You’re making a mountain out of a molehill.”
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Obama Regime To Issue Sweeping Decree On Transgender Access To School Restrooms

On Second Thought, 
I Believe I Have An Idea 
How I Can Make This Work

This man has to go:
The Obama administration is planning to issue a sweeping decree telling every public school district in the country to allow transgender students to use the bathrooms that match their gender identity, the New York Times reported on Thursday. 
The letter to school districts that will go out on Friday describing what they should do to ensure that none of their students are discriminated against is signed by officials of the Justice Department and Education Department, according to the Times. 
It does not have the force of law but contains an implicit threat that schools which do not abide by the Obama administration’s interpretation of the law could face lawsuits or a loss of federal aid, the newspaper said.
GO READ THE WHOLE THING. 
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Joe Bonamassa
Mountain Climbing



Drive



This Train



No Good Place For The Lonely


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Dejatune

Johnny B Goode
Chuck Berry



Jimi Hendrix



George Thorogood



AC/DC



Judas Priest



and, of course,
Marty McFly


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Thursday, May 12, 2016

This Week On The Gathering Storm

Listen to The Gathering Storm Radio Show, hosted by WC and Always On Watch.

The show broadcasts live for 30 minutes every Friday beginning at noon, Pacific Time.

The call-in number is 646-915-9870. Callers welcome!

Our scheduled guest is Mr. Ducky.

Listen to the May 13, 2016 edition of The Gathering Storm Radio Show, live or later, by CLICKING HERE.

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Poll Shows TRUMP SUPPORTERS MORE CONSERVATIVE Than Average GOP Voter


And yet, he also brings in the alienated "Democrats".

This is because, as Dennis Prager has noted through the years, large numbers of Americans prove themselves to be Conservatives when they are asked a series of simple questions divorced from the spin of the Government-Media/Academia Complex.

Trump is engaging these Americans, all of whom are alienated by the disgusting shadowplays that are American politics.

Fuck the GOP and Fuck the Democrats. Neither of you represent real Americans. You need to go.

GO READ THE POLL.


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From 9/11 to 5/11


From The Last English Prince:
On 9/11 I watched it all. I watched it all from the safety of my living room. But I no longer felt safe. Even as the news was still evolving my telephone rang. 
“Will you be called up?” As a U.S. Naval Officer individuals were reaching out to me for reassurance. Would the military provide a shield from what could not be shielded from our vision on that day? 
I watched as a woman took her leap to death due to flames at her back. My oath of office was neatly displayed on the wall. I pulled the frame down and reaffirmed my oath to protect and defend. 
Then I took it a step further. I took an oath to not only observe the movement of the snake but to determine the flicker in the eye. For many years now I have tracked movement, and it has been my privilege to see the flicker in the eye, feel the tongue dart gently across my cheek, and withstand the ideological assault. 
Yesterday an east coast analyst asked, “I wonder if we are changing Muslims in America more than they change our landscape?” Part of my response into the thread was thus: “I will try to write something today or tomorrow regarding Islam. 
One thing I know: Islam as behavior cannot always be tracked because of deceptive communication with non-Muslim audiences. Behavior is not the benchmark. The dynamic of movement within the various confederacies delivers the profile. So Islam has to be tracked as movement. 
We have to think operational physics as the desirable model. The patterns emerge more clearly by observing the movements of Islam as opposed to the behaviors as expressed in the West.” 
Islam is not a religion. Islam is a system of governance based upon geopolitical confederacies. While some point toward the African plate, and perhaps secondarily to Afghanistan, to note the tribalism which contributes to Islam’s entrenchment my view is distinct. 
It is not the tribalism which sustains Islam. It is Islam which sustains the tribalism and makes it impossible for such societies to move forward and toward an embrace of democratic principles. 
We continue to grossly underestimate the guiding template of geopolitical confederacy and how it impacts Islam and her forward march into the West. GO READ THE WHOLE THING. 
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Billionaire T. Boone Pickens Backs Donald Trump, Muslim Ban


From the Wall Street Journal:
LAS VEGAS—Oil billionaire T. Boone Pickens, who previously backed former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush’s presidential campaign, on Wednesday endorsed presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump and said he supports the candidate’s proposal to temporarily ban Muslims from entering the U.S. 
Mr. Pickens, who donated $100,000 to the super PAC backing Mr. Bush last February, said he would welcome a president with no elected experience. 
“Yes, I’m for Donald Trump. … I’m tired of having politicians as president of the U.S.,” he said, speaking at the economics-focused SALT Conference at the Bellagio Hotel here. “Let’s try something different.”
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German security authorities have good news and bad news

They’ve discovered at least 369 folks wanted for terrorism HAVE ENTERED GERMANY.
But they are running around.
SOMEWHERE.
According to German federal crime office, a number of Islamic terrorists have entered Germany by hiding amongst recent flows of migrants from the Middle East, and since last year 369 people with suspected ties to the Islamic State have come into the country in this way.
“German security authorities have indications that members and supporters of terrorist organizations are infiltrating groups of migrants in a focused and organized way, in order to launch attacks in Germany,” said a police spokesman, adding that there was no specific evidence of a planned attack at this time.
Of the hundreds of suspected Islamic jihadists entering Germany, 40 cases are currently under judicial investigation at the federal and state level, said a spokesman of theBundeskriminalamt in Berlin.
Am I alone in thinking that PERHAPS a camp designed to vet migrants OUTSIDE the German nation while this ‘discovery’ was being made might be a good idea?
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Ain't It The Truth?

In response to Silverfiddle's comment at my blog yesterday:
We've got to give El Donaldo some credit. He's forcing the political whores to lay their cards on the table.

DC is spilling over with cheap pimps, and the dirty little secret being revealed is that they know no ideology
...

Let us count the ways and hope that we don't exceed the allowable bandwidth.

(hat tip to Skip V. Patel's Twitter page)

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So while the Democrats are ‘incensed‘ over Citizens United

20 reporters at the Washington Post have been assigned to dig into every phase of Trump’s life and dish the dirt

In 2013, longtime owners the Graham family sold the newspaper to Jeff Bezos for US$250 million in cash. The newspaper is owned by Nash Holdings LLC, a holding company Bezos created for the acquisition.

Amazon is Jeff Bezos and vice versa.

Bezos is one of the largest contributors to Hillary Clinton.

ANY QUESTIONS?

Now, I don’t ESPECIALLY have a problem with yellow journalism, we’ve had it a log time (altho it’s a pity it’s WaPo), but stop pissing (all over my back) and moaning about money in politics, and then tell me it’s and while you do this.

The resultant continuing loss of faith in EVERY institution has long range, long term, SIGNIFICANT results and they are almost all negative.

Meanwhile the National Review and Weekly Standard have been doing the same thing over Trump’s failure to pass the “C” purity test, favoring practical solutions instead.

After all, domestic labor costs are still too high, and an open border allows lower cost labor in without having to bother building those factories in Penang or Tolucca.

That’s paranoid?

Ok, so maybe free trade and a free market (Conservative shibboleths) are merely the manifestation of thought which leads to the free market of national peoples choosing their physical location? All ideologues R&L lead to the edge of sanity.

And yet SMART, WELL MEANING (and isolated) analysts like Steve Hayes, and George Will, and Bill Kristol, and Jonah Goldberg wonder why the PEOPLE are not angry, but SEETHING.
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Sinner's Prayer

Beth & Joe doin' it live
 

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BBC Runs Heartbreaking Story About Girl Who's Upset the Boys Wont't Date Her Because of Her Penis



Ace comments
Conservatives should make it their singular ambition to ask Hillary Clinton if she believes that boys have a moral obligation to date another boy who asserts that he is a girl. 
Note the media never asks such questions -- the left's fringe is free to push as hard as they can into strange new realms of human configuration, but their politiicians are never asked about their positions on such things. 
Only Republicans are asked. 
Democrats are only asked when the fringe position has attained majority support. But that shouldn't stop anyone else from asking Mx. Clinton exactly how far we're supposed to take "if he says he's a girl, you must treat him like a girl" rule.
The voices. THE VOICES. AHHHHHHHHH!
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Humpdejablues

Come On In My Kitchen
Robert Johnson



Delaney and Bonnie



Steve Miller Band



Leon Russell



Crooked Still


Taj Mahal


Cat Power and Buddy Guy
(oh man the guitars...)


Cassandra Wilson

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Turkey threatens to “send the refugees” if European Parliament doesn’t allow visa-free travel in Europe for Turks

Erdogan's Wife Is Transgender

From Jihad Watch:
Turkey refused on Wednesday to make changes to its anti-terrorism laws demanded by Brussels, hardening Ankara’s stance in a stand-off with the bloc over dealing with militants, migrants and travel. 
EU officials and rights groups have accused Turkey of using its broad anti-terrorism legislation to stifle dissent. 
Ankara says it needs the laws to battle Kurdish militants at home and threats from Islamic State in neighbouring Iraq and Syria. 
Brussels wants Turkey to narrow its legal definition of terrorism and change some other laws to meet EU standards – as part of the wide-ranging deal to secure Turkish help in reducing the flow of migrants into Europe. 
But Ankara’s minister for EU affairs, Volkan Bozkir, told broadcaster NTV on Wednesday there would be no changes to terrorism laws, saying the legislation already met EU standards. 
“It is not possible for us to accept any changes to the counter-terrorism law,” Bozkir said. 
Wednesday’s repeated refusal, and Bozkir’s assertion that there had never been a deal over the laws, will likely alarm EU officials already worried by the departure of Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, the main Turkish broker of the accord. 
Davutoglu announced last week he would step down from his post, after weeks of tension with President Tayyip Erdogan. 
On Friday, Erdogan told the European Union that Turkey would not make the changes, saying: “we’re going our way, you go yours”. 
One Erdogan adviser and a member of parliament for the ruling AK Party, Burhan Kuzu, tweeted late on Tuesday: “The European Parliament will discuss the report that will open Europe visa-free for Turkish citizens. If the wrong decision is taken, we will send the refugees.”…
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Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Muslim Student MOB Surrounds Car, Holds San Diego State University President Captive


From Dennis Michael Lynch:
A “terrorism” flier sparked a huge protest among Muslim students at San Diego State University, and they literally mobbed the police car that was attempting to escort university president Elliot Hirshman off campus, preventing the car from moving for about two hours. 
Fliers had surfaced on campus naming seven students and claimed they “have allied themselves with Palestinian terrorists to perpetrate hatred” against Jewish students on campus. The fliers were from the David Horowitz Freedom Center. 
Hirshman sent out an email to all students, asking for civility, and while admitting that everyone had a right to make controversial statements, he questioned whether naming individual students was an effective tactic. 
He was having to walk a fine line between free speech rights, and hundreds of offended Muslim students.
The Muslim students said that wasn’t enough, and mobbed the car, preventing him from leaving campus. They demanded he apologize for issuing an “inadequate denunciation” of a pro-Israel flyer. 
Some said he should resign – because he failed to protect them from the hurtful words printed on the fliers. 
“My friends are not terrorist, and if their names are being posted around campus that’s an issue of security,” one student, Jeanette Corona, told The San Diego Union Tribune. 
“No student should be demonized. … It’s Hirshman’s job to ensure the safety of all students on this campus.” 
The students have started a petition calling for Hirshman’s resignation. Currently it has 568 signatures. 
The Muslim Students Association believe Hirshman failed in his role as president because he didn’t protect them from the offensive material. They want to feel safe on campus – both physically and emotionally.
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US not seeking death penalty for Benghazi suspect

The US government is showing weakness again in its pursuit of justice in the Benghazi case (Hat tip: The Weekly Standard):
The Justice Department will not seek the death penalty against Ahmed Abu Khattala, the suspected Libyan militant charged in the Benghazi attacks that killed a U.S. ambassador and three other Americans, federal officials announced Tuesday.

The department revealed its decision, which pushes the case forward toward trial, in a brief court filing that offered no additional explanation.

In a separate statement, spokeswoman Emily Pierce said Attorney General Loretta Lynch made the decision after reviewing the case and consulting with federal prosecutors. She said the department is "committed to ensuring that the defendant is held accountable" for the 2012 attacks.
But life imprisonment isn't enough for filth like that terrorist. They're being very weak in their position here, because scum like those Islamofascists are too dangerous to let live. Yet another example of the Obama administration's appointees becoming major disappointments.
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When you think you are paranoid, it probably means you’re just not paranoid enough

A Harvard law professor has called for liberals to begin treating like Nazis those who subscribe to Christian or conservative beliefs.
In a Friday blog post at Balkinization, Mark Tushnet said conservatives and Christians have lost the culture wars, and now the question is “how to deal with the losers.”
“My own judgment is that taking a hard line (‘You lost, live with it’) is better than trying to accommodate the losers,” he wrote.
Mr. Tushnet said liberals should stop being so hesitant to advance their agenda through the judiciary, saying a majority of federal judges have been appointed by Democratic presidents, and they need not worry “reversal by the Supreme Court” now that former Associate Justice Antonin Scalia is dead.

And as you so delicately put it, once you’re dead, I bought my wife something
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A Short Video About What an Asshole Donald Trump Really Is

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Erdogan Sues German Media Chief For Laughing at Poem That Made Fun of Erdogan

Erdogan - Barack Obama's Friend

From the Guardian:
The president’s lawyer, Ralf Höcker, said Erdoğan was taking legal action due to Mathias Döpfner’s support for a poem read out by comedian Jan Böhmermann on German television in March. 
In an open letter published in Germany’s Welt am Sonntag newspaper in April, Döpfner expressed solidarity with Böhmermann, saying he had laughed out loud at the poem and “wholeheartedly” supported what the comedian had said. 
Höcker said he would recommend that Erdoğan pursue his case with a higher German court if the preliminary injunction was rejected, as expected. The president’s office was not immediately available for comment. 
A spokeswoman for Springer said: “We do not yet have any information about this. It’s important to note that Mr Döpfner wanted to defend the freedom of art and satire in his open letter – that was the reason for his letter.” 
Höcker’s law firm published a statement on its website on Monday saying it had succeeded in getting a preliminary injunction against the German director and producer Uwe Boll who, in a video posted online, defended Böhmermann’s poem.
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Watch Obama’s Speech Writers Laugh About The LIES THEY WROTE FOR HIM

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Belgian Muslim Terrorist who admitted beheading set free by Brussels court


From Will at THE OTHER NEWS:
Belgium Muslim Terrorist who admitted beheading set free by Brussels court. (Emmejihad). 
Iliass Khayari is a 25 year old Muslim born in Brussels. In December 2012, he left for Syria, apparently sent by Jean-Louis Denis. Khayari stayed only half a year in Syria. He returned to Belgium in June 2013 after being hit by a bullet, causing him a pneumothorax and a fractured upper arm. 
But his stay in Syria was long enough to commit a cruelty there. In a phone call to a friend at home, which was tapped by the police, he told on the 3rd of May 2013 how he had beheaded a man. 
“I swear I did”, he said, according to a transcript obtained by the Belgian newspaper ‘Het Laatste Nieuws’. “We ripped his head off!” 
When asked which crime the victim had committed to deserve a treatment like that, Khayari responded: “He was a taghut, my friend. An enemy of Allah.” 
At last week’s terrorism trial in Brussels, the man who has admitted a beheading in Syria was sentenced to five years in jail. But the judge didn’t listen to the plea of the public prosecutor to arrest him on the spot. So the man could freely walk out.
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DONALD TRUMP AND THE BIG, THROBBING AMERICAN GOAL

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How You Know Donald Trump's Over-The-Top Promises Are Not Lies, While Those of Other Politicians Are


Adam Carolla remarked the other day that Donald Trump is The Superhero Version Of An American President.

He is what we all imagine a President should be, because he is willing to make the grand gestures, stopping the speeding locomotive of Political Correctness, able to leap the tall buildings of Leftist Architecture - the Government-Media/Academia Complex - in a single bound.

Donald Trump will let nothing stop him. He will say whatever he has to say to win. He will do whatever he has to stop those opposing him in their tracks.

And we like that because we believe in the same things as him. We Are Americans. We want to win. We Are Americans. We believe in Excellence. We Are Americans. We believe We Are Leaders of The Free World.

We do not believe in timidity. We do not believe we should take a back seat on the bus of collectivism. And we don't believe in losing.

We believe in Winning. Donald Trump said, "We'll be winning so much we will get bored with winning" and we laughed and laughed, because
we know that that's just a joke, because winning never gets boring.

You stand against Trump, he makes fun of you. You insult Trump, he insults you. You oppose his policies, he will beat you.

How?

He will begin to beat you with his words. Then he will beat you at the ballot box. And then, he will beat you into the ground with legislation.

Take the Wall, for instance. People laugh when he promises the wall. Many of us who love Trump don't even believe he means it.

"He won't build a wall," we think to ourselves. "And even if he does, he won't be able to make Mexico pay for it."

But still, even as don't necessarily believe him, we stand here waiting, with baited breath. "Maybe, by God, the man means it. Maybe he really will build that fucking wall, and maybe he really will drag Vicente Fox out into the Town Square of the entire world, and make him write a fucking check."

Maybe he will.

But even if he doesn't, even if Trump doesn't even believe his own words when he says he will, WE STILL KNOW DONALD TRUMP ISN'T LYING!

"Wait a minute," you say. "What do you mean he's not lying? If he says something he does not mean to carry through on, that's a lie, right? Why, I dare say, that's the very definition of a lie."

And certainly it is, IF ANY OTHER POLITICIAN SAID STUFF LIKE THIS IT WOULD BE A LIE.

BUT IT IS NOT A LIE WHEN DONALD TRUMP SAYS IT.

And, everyone knows it is not a lie.

Even those of you accusing him of being a liar, even you know it is not a lie.

Want me to prove it to you?

Ok, here:

You know that Donald Trump is negotiating. That is his opening bid. He will build a wall across the entire Southern Border, and he will make Mexico pay for it.

That's his offer. Take it or leave it.

Now, let's say Mexico is so shrunken, so terror-seized by the audacity of that offer, that they simply cave. They send Vicente Fox out from behind the crumbling, bullet-ridden, adobe facade that is the Mexican Government's moral authority, with his little red checkbook, and he scribbles the payment out with his shaking hand.

Let's say that's what happens.

Do you think Trump wouldn't take the deal?

Of course he would.

And that's how you know he's not lying. That's how you know he means what he says.

He is not attempting to fool us into voting for him by saying things he doesn't mean. Everything he says is a statement of fact as to the direction he wants to go.

He wants it. This is his goal.

THIS IS OUR BIG AMERICAN GOAL. IT'S THE BIGGEST GOAL YOU'VE EVER SEEN.

In fact, you could says IT'S A HUGE GOAL.

Other politicians are mired in small goals, incremental goals, cost-of-living increase goals, food stamp goals, borrow-money-from-our-Social-Security-fund goals.

Other politicians are not going in the right direction. They do not want to extend American Power and Influence. Instead, they want to retreat from our own borders, creating a "borderless world." They do not want to increase American Prosperity. They think Americans have too much, that we're too rich,  and spoiled, that we are the undeserving recipients of "obscene profits."

Donal Trump's goals are America's goals: To Win. That's our Direction. That's our Goal. And we will do whatever we have to do to accomplish what we believe in.

Other politicians don't really believe in that, and even if they say they do, they don't really mean it.

Trump means it. We mean it.

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Donald Trump: The Superhero Version of An American President

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Muddy Waters
Blow Wind Blow


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Hound Dog Taylor & Little Walter
Wild About You Baby


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Little Walter, Muddy Waters and Bo Diddley
My Babe


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London’s New Muslim Mayor Threatens Trump: Let In Muslims Or Jihadism Will Increase


From the Daily Caller:
The new Muslim mayor of London has issued a warning to Donald Trump: Moderate your stance on Muslims, or they will launch more attacks against America. 
Trump recently praised Sadiq Khan for winning London’s mayoral race, and said he would be willing to create an exception in his policy restricting Muslim entry into the United States in order to allow Khan to visit. 
But in a statement Tuesday, Khan dismissed Trump’s invitation, and also denounced his views on Islam as “ignorant,” suggesting Trump’s policies would increase the terrorist threat in both the U.S. and U.K. 
The new Muslim mayor of London has issued a warning to Donald Trump: Moderate your stance on Muslims, or they will launch more attacks against America. 
Trump recently praised Sadiq Khan for winning London’s mayoral race, and said he would be willing to create an exception in his policy restricting Muslim entry into the United States in order to allow Khan to visit. 
But in a statement Tuesday, Khan dismissed Trump’s invitation, and also denounced his views on Islam as “ignorant,” suggesting Trump’s policies would increase the terrorist threat in both the U.S. and U.K.
This guy's been Mayor of London for two days, and already he is so triumphalist he's threatening America.


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U.K. Gives Up Trying To Deport Al Qaeda Linked Terrorism Suspects


From the Clarion Project:
The UK’s Home Office admitted defeat in a 10-year legal battle to deport six al-Qaeda linked terrorism suspects to Algeria. 
The Special Immigration Appeals Commission (SIAC) ruled in April that to deport the terror suspects would violate their human rights. 
This week the Home Office decided not to appeal, giving up on the case and effectively granting the men the right to stay in the UK. 
“It is not inconceivable that these Appellants, if returned to Algeria, would be subject to ill-treatment infringing Article 3 [prohibition of torture under the European Convention on Human Rights],” the court ruled in April. 
“There is a real risk of such a breach.” 
The Home Office argued the men posed a threat to Britain’s national security. They also argued that agreements with Algerian President Bouteflika were sufficient guarantee that torture would not occur. 
The SIAC found those arguments unconvincing, noting that the Bouteflika is nearly 80 and suffered a brain haemorrhage. 
The men cannot be identified for legal reasons but were reported to be linked to plots in the UK and abroad. They are living under strict bail conditions and are being watched. 
The Telegraph estimates the cost of watching them to be £10 million per year. The court battle also cost the government £1 million.
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