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Rank Article Member Activity Likes Comments 1 THE WHOLE SHEBANG Buzz of the Orient an hour ago 10 37 2 Hating Israel will not free Palestine Kavika 25 minutes ago 10 100 3 The border is a deadly serious situation. Biden's latest request would make it worse Just Jim NC TttH an hour ago 9 50 4 City of Cold Sholders Vic Eldred a minute ago 5 38 5 Hamas claims responsibility for Jerusalem shooting which killed three | Israel | The Guardian Kavika 17 minutes ago 5 25
THE WHOLE SHEBANG
By: Buzz of the Orient • MOVIES & TV - CLASSIC to CURRENT • 37 Comments • 10 Likes • an hour ago
THE WHOLE SHEBANG PLEASE DO NOT POST YOUR ANSWERS, ANY MOVIE OR ACTOR NAMES, MOVIE QUOTES OR EVEN A HINT IN A COMMENT, OR YOU WILL RUIN THE QUIZ FOR EVERYONE ELSE. POST THEM IN A PRIVATE NOTE TO ME, BUZZ OF THE ORIENT, AND I WILL REPLY WITH YOUR SCORE AND THE CORRECT ANSWERS. Don't forget...
Hating Israel will not free Palestine
Via: Kavika • News & Politics • 100 Comments • 10 Likes • 25 minutes ago
“The only workable outcome is a two-state solution. Anyone not pushing towards that goal has no intention of making peace at all”
An important milestone in the Israel-Hamas war was reached last week, with both parties agreeing to a hostage-for-prisoner swap and a humanitarian pause in fighting. This may be a glimmer of hope in the physical warfare of the Middle East but there has been no such let up on the post-truth...
The border is a deadly serious situation. Biden's latest request would make it worse
Via: Just Jim NC TttH • Today's America • 50 Comments • 9 Likes • an hour ago
“The U.S.-Mexico border is now the most dangerous border crossing in the world.”
But, but, but it isn't open....................../S
City of Cold Sholders
By: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 38 Comments • 5 Likes • a minute ago
“"Did you know when I was sworn in in May, the previous City council did not budget for 2023's migrant mission," Johnson added. "So not only have we...”
Link to Quote: Chicago mayor blames predecessor Lightfoot for migrant crisis: 'inherited' (msn.com)Another big blue sanctuary city is struggling with mass illegal migration. This would be the sitting at the center of the country, with the distinctive architecture and a population just short of 2...
Hamas claims responsibility for Jerusalem shooting which killed three | Israel | The Guardian
Via: Kavika • News & Politics • 25 Comments • 5 Likes • 17 minutes ago
“Two attackers, reportedly brothers from East Jerusalem, killed at scene, after they opened fire on people at a bus stop”
Two attackers, reportedly brothers from East Jerusalem, killed at scene, after they opened fire on people at a bus stop Three people were killed and 13 injured after two brothers from East Jerusalem shot at people waiting at a bus stop on a main road towards the western edge of the city in the...
DC spends $270K to repaint BLM street mural after slashing police budget and city remains plagued by crime
Via: Just Jim NC TttH • Today's America • 27 Comments • 4 Likes • 16 minutes ago
“The Washington, D.C., government spent over $270,000 refurbishing its Black Lives Matter street mural as the city remains plagued by criminality.”
I'm sure that will calm shit down.
Judge Allows Lawsuit To Proceed Against Biden - State of the Union
Via: Texan1211 • News & Politics • 10 Comments • 3 Likes • 23 minutes ago
“A federal judge in Texas has allowed a lawsuit to proceed, accusing President Biden and his administration of providing aid to Palestinian...”
By Andrew Rodriguez A federal judge in Texas has allowed a lawsuit to proceed, accusing President Biden and his administration of providing aid to Palestinian terrorists. The lawsuit alleges that the administration illegally funded the Palestinian Authority despite its "Pay for Slay"...
The White House Explains Biden Was Only Spouting Gibberish
Via: Nerm_L • News Viners • 4 Comments • 3 Likes • 3 hours ago
“Of course, we get it. Everyone gets it. ”
According to the unbiased liberal press, the American public is too stupid to understand Biden's nuanced proclamations. But polling data suggests otherwise.
Potpourri 2023 - Falling From Grace With God
By: John Russell • news • 11 Comments • 2 Likes • 40 minutes ago
“In an interview on a business show, Musk declared "war" on Disney (that has worked out so well for DeSantis /s) by telling Disney chairman Bob Iger...”
My new avatar is the official 2023 City of Chicago Christmas tree, located at the entrance to Millenium Park just off Michigan Avenue. Spectacular isnt it? ============================================================================================ Shane MacGowan, Legendary Frontman of The...
The Case for Amplifying Trump's Insanity
Via: John Russell • NEWSMucks • 4 Comments • an hour ago
“The "Banality of Crazy" has warped American politics, as few voters recognize just how deranged, delusional, and dangerous Donald Trump...”
this story is a couple months old, but more relevant today than it was then
Time to Rethink Turkey, the Sick Man of NATO | Opinion
By: Kavika • News & Politics • 21 Comments • 9 Likes • 3 hours ago
NATO is arguably the most profound and consequential alliance in modern times. An attack on one is an attack on all, states Article 5 of NATO's founding document. But beyond the pact of collective defense, the NATO charter represents something deeper: a shared worldview, strategy, and vision for...
Leaving Texas: Why People Are Exiting the Lone Star State
Via: JBB • News & Politics • 60 Comments • 9 Likes • 8 hours ago
“Although more people are moving to Texas than leaving it, some Texans are packing up for states with lower property taxes and more inclusivity.”
The Texas state capitol in Austin. Getty Images/ Jon Hicks Redeem now Texas experienced a surge in popularity during the pandemic that drove home prices up 30%, data suggests. The political freedom some sought in the state has encouraged others to leave. While some homebuyers seek the...
How fast should you walk to lower your diabetes risk?
Via: Perrie Halpern • News & Politics • 3 Comments • 7 Likes • 5 hours ago
“Walking lowers the risk of Type 2 diabetes, and new research suggests an ideal baseline speed to get the most benefits.”
There's overwhelming evidence that walking lowers the risk of Type 2 diabetes, along with other diseases like cancer, heart disease and dementia. The American Diabetes Association recommends taking 10,000 steps per day or walking daily for at least 30 minutes to reduce your diabetes risk....
Charles Koch's anti-Trump group endorses Nikki Haley in Republican primary - ABC News
Via: Just Jim NC TttH • We the People • 33 Comments • 4 Likes • 4 hours ago
“Charles Koch's Americans for Prosperity Action endorsed Nikki Haley as the Republican alternative to Trump ahead of the Iowa caucus”
Potpourri Nov 2023
By: John Russell • news • 41 Comments • 3 Likes • 6 hours ago
“Anne Hidalgo, the mayor of Paris, announced Monday on X that she was quitting the social media site because it had devolved into a “gigantic global...”
This reminds me of the time Donald Trump Jr's fiancé Kimberly Guilfoyle showed up at a family wedding dressed in black. ========================================================== Progressive commentator Keith Olbermann said he is leaving twitter, and gave Elon Musk's endorsing the Q Anon...
More than 2,500 NYPD officers leave force in 2023 amid 'inhumane amounts of forced overtime'
Via: Jeremy in NC • Today's America • 10 Comments • 3 Likes • 5 hours ago
“One officer said he thinks about 95% of his police class plans to retire as soon as they are eligible this summer.”
The department has more than 33,500 uniformed officers, data shows, but New York City budget cuts will whittle the number of officers to 29,000 by the end of the fiscal year 2025, even as crime appears to be on the rise after the COVID-19 pandemic.
Henry Kissinger, former secretary of State, dies at 100
Via: John Russell • NEWSMucks • 8 Comments • 3 Likes • 5 hours ago
“Henry Kissinger, a German-born American diplomat who shaped U.S. foreign policy in the second half of the 20th century, has died.”
William M. Welch and Barbara SlavinUSA TODAY Henry Kissinger, a German-born American diplomat who shaped U.S. foreign policy in the second half of the 20th century and won a Nobel Prize for brokering an end to the Vietnam War, has died. He was 100 years old. Kissinger, was the most celebrated...
By: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 268 Comments • 2 Likes • 4 hours ago
“In his Monday, November 27, article Phillips wrote that "a Kansas City Chiefs fan found a way to hate Black people and the Native Americans at the...”
Link to Quote: Carron Phillips: Deadspin reporter who wrongly claimed young Kansas City Chiefs fan was wearing 'blackface' receives backlash (msn.com)It has happened again. Another race baiting hoax. This time it was aimed at a young boy at a football game. The slanderous accusation was that he...
Trump makes aggressive pitch to take young voters from Biden | The Hill
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 54 Comments • 2 Likes • 4 hours ago
“Former President Trump on Wednesday urged younger voters to support him in next year's election, targeting a key demographic that helped put...”
Former President Trump on Wednesday urged younger voters to support him in next year's election, targeting a key demographic that helped put President Biden in the White House amid signs of declining support. Trump, in a Newsweek op-ed headlined "I Will Make America Great Again for Young...
Federal Law Requires a Choice: Marijuana or a Gun?
Via: 1stwarrior • News & Politics • 2 Comments • 2 Likes • 7 hours ago
For Vera Cooper, the time had come to buy a gun. In her mid-70s at the time and widowed several years earlier, she was already feeling vulnerable, living by herself. Then came the tipping point: The plumbing business that Ms. Cooper owns in the Florida Panhandle had to fire a worker, and he...
Recent CommentsJasper2529 • 16 minutes ago • DC spends $270K to repaint BLM street mural after slashing police budget and city remains plagued by crime
"..." You're still asking me to explain what I've explained to you many times, Tessy? In the past 2-3 years, I've given you many links to read every time you requested/demanded them. I cannot make you open them and...Tessylo • an hour ago • DC spends $270K to repaint BLM street mural after slashing police budget and city remains plagued by crime
CRT wasn't being taught K-12 College courses - yes. Explain what this marxist/communist ideology is because that is not what CRT is and is only taught as a college course.Jeremy Retired in NC • an hour ago • Hamas claims responsibility for Jerusalem shooting which killed three | Israel | The Guardian
"..." So lets apply some common sense. We know it's failed time and again, so why try it yet another time. "..." And they got back what, 30? Reality, all it did was allow the terrorists to regroup and rearm....Texan1211 • an hour ago • Judge Allows Lawsuit To Proceed Against Biden - State of the Union
My guess is that either Biden or his fans will claim at some point that the money Biden forked over was only used for "humanitarian" purposes, not to reward folks for killing or maiming Israelis.
Potpourri 2023 - Falling From Grace With God
By: JohnRussell • news • 11 comments • 8 hours ago
My new avatar is the official 2023 City of Chicago Christmas tree, located at the entrance to Millenium Park just off Michigan Avenue. Spectacular isnt it? ============================================================================================ Shane MacGowan, Legendary Frontman of The Pogues, Dies at 65 The Pogues were one of the first Irish bands, that I know of, that melded traditional Irish musical themes and musicianship with modern punk sensibilities . My favorite example of this is the remarkable "If I Should Fall From Grace With God" Shane MacGowan, the larger than life frontman of The Pogues, has died. He was 65. “It is with the deepest sorrow and heaviest of hearts that we announce the passing of Shane MacGowan,” read a statement posted on the band’s X account on...Loading...