A Supreme Court justice’s solution to gun violence: Repeal Second Amendment
Via: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 2 Comments • 1 Like • 30 minutes ago
“Stevens said the amendment was adopted out of concern that a national standing army might pose a threat to the security of the states. “Today that...”
Four years ago, when — as now — the nation was reeling from the horror of a mass school shooting, a retired Supreme Court justice suggested a radical solution: getting rid of the Second Amendment. John Paul Stevens issued the call after 17 people were killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High...
Vietnam in HD
By: Vic Eldred • MOVIES & TV - CLASSIC to CURRENT • 2 Comments • 1 Like • 40 minutes ago
““It is not our power, but our will and character that is being tested tonight. “Does the richest and strongest nation in the history of the world...”
Yesterday I happened to catch a portion of this History Channel documentary on Vietnam. I have seen Ken Burns "Vietnam" and I thought this one was even better. This one like Burns version told the story through the recollections of those who had some personal involvement with that war. I thought...
Russia's Ukraine war, grain blockade is stoking a global food crisis
Via: Perrie Halpern • News & Politics • 7 Comments • 3 Likes • an hour ago
“Russia's war has crippled Ukraine's farmers, making it difficult to export grain that is crucial to global supplies. The West accuses Putin of...”
Memorial Day Weekend
Via: Snuffy • News & Politics • 7 Comments • 3 Likes • yesterday
“All gave some, some gave all”
“We do not know one promise these men made, one pledge they gave, one word they spoke; but we do know they summed up and perfected, by one supreme act, the highest virtues of men and citizens. For love of country they accepted death, and thus resolved all doubts, and made immortal their...
Broken heart syndrome: What are the symptoms and causes?
Via: Perrie Halpern • News & Politics • 1 Comments • 3 Likes • 22 hours ago
“Two days after fourth-grade teacher Irma Garcia was killed in the Uvalde, Texas school shooting, her husband, Joe Garcia, suddenly died as well.”
Legally armed woman shoots and kills gunman firing into crowded party: Police
Via: Just Jim NC TttH • Today's America • 81 Comments • 5 Likes • 23 minutes ago
“A legally armed West Virginia woman shot and killed a gunman Wednesday after he began firing an AR-15-style rifle into a crowded party.”
One stopped............thanks to the lady with the gun.
Rewrite the Second Amendment
Via: Gullivers Island • Op/Ed • 65 Comments • 2 Likes • 10 hours ago
“What would happen if our right to gun ownership were explicitly protected and balanced against a concern for public safety?”
This Op-Ed, from the New York Times, is as relevant today as it was when it was first published on April 4, 2013. Nothing has changed in the last nine years but that doesn't mean nothing can ever change.
Blinken: US to leverage Russia-Ukraine bloc against China
Via: Nerm_L • News Viners • 8 Comments • 4 Likes • yesterday
“This is not about forcing countries to choose, it's about giving them a choice”
Biden is forcing us to relive the 20th century. So far Biden has taken us back to the 1975 fall of Saigon, the 1962 Cuba missile crisis, the 1950s Korean War, and now the 1930s Japanese expansion in Asia. Yes, the names have changed and the countries are different. But it's still like deja vu...
US preparing to approve long-range rocket system for Ukraine
Via: Nerm_L • News Viners • 22 Comments • 1 Like • 12 hours ago
“I think it could be a gamechanger, to be honest with you”
Ukraine needs guns. More guns. Bigger guns. Wonder guns. Vengeance weapons. While intellectual sophisticates rehash hackneyed tropes and memes on the evils of guns that we've heard for decades, our President is reveling in the American gun culture. Biden hasn't even tried for a peaceful...
Democrats want gun control for civilians, defunded police, and wrist-slaps for criminals | Washington Examiner
Via: Texan1211 • News & Politics • 11 Comments • 3 Likes • 19 hours ago
“Gov. Kathy Hochul (D-NY) said that New York "will take every action possible to end this senseless cycle of gun violence" in the aftermath of the...”
Pa. secretary of state orders recount in GOP primary between Oz, McCormick
Via: Nerm_L • News Viners • 23 Comments • 1 Like • 10 hours ago
“In a statement, acting secretary of state Leigh M. Chapman said she would “order a statutorily required statewide recount in the May 17 Republican...”
Why is the Pennsylvania state government even involved in a political party primary? Political parties are not part of government. But apparently government has become an extension of political parties. Sec. State Chapman is invoking a statutorily required recount for the specific benefit of...
A slaughter of the most innocent in the Heartland
By: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 144 Comments • 4 Likes • an hour ago
“"He came in and he crouched a little bit and he said, he said 'It's time to die,'" the fourth-grader told the outlet. He said that he and his...”
At least 19 very young school children and two adults are dead after a madman went on a rampage in a Texas elementary school. Accounts of the tragedy are only now beginning to emerge. Yesterday Texas officials conducted a press conference that had to be one of the worst ones law enforcement had...
Far right, conspiracy addled senator blames Texas school shooting on "wokeness".
By: John Russell • NEWSMucks • 11 Comments • 1 Like • 2 days ago • LOCKED
“We stopped teaching values in so many of our schools. Now we’re teaching wokeness. We’re indoctrinating our children with things like CRT, telling...”
Star Trek: Strange New Worlds - S1 E4 - "Memento Mori"
Via: Dig • STAR TREK • 3 Comments • 1 Like • 2 days ago
From Collider May 26, 2022 'Star Trek: Strange New Worlds' Season 1 Episode 4 Review: A Heart-Pounding Epic Rounded Out With Emotion A run-in with the Gorn allows for intense action sequences and incredible character moments.
Dominant coronavirus mutant contains ghost of pandemic past | AP News
Via: Perrie Halpern • News & Politics • 6 Comments • 4 Likes • 2 days ago
“The coronavirus mutant that is now dominant in the United States is a member of the omicron family but scientists say it spreads faster than its...”
Ray Liotta, 'Goodfellas' and 'Field of Dreams' star, dies
Via: Vic Eldred • MOVIES & TV - CLASSIC to CURRENT • 8 Comments • 1 Like • 2 days ago
“Ray Liotta, the blue-eyed actor best known for playing mobster Henry Hill in "Goodfellas" and baseball player Shoeless Joe Jackson in "Field of...”
Ted Cruz angrily quits interview after being confronted about gun control
Via: John Russell • NEWSMucks • 8 Comments • 1 Like • 2 days ago • LOCKED
“Stone said: “Many people around the world just cannot fathom, ‘Why only in America? Why is this American exceptionalism so awful?’” Cruz said:...”
Mitch McConnell Backs Gun Talks After Texas School Shooting
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 0 Comments • 1 Like • 3 days ago
““I am hopeful that we could come up with a bipartisan solution that’s directly related to the facts of this awful massacre,” Mr. McConnell said....”
'We will circle back': Texas cop scoffs at reporter asking why officers took an hour to stop Uvalde shooter
Via: John Russell • NEWSMucks • 38 Comments • 2 days ago • LOCKED
“Public aggravation with law enforcement's conflicting timeline of Tuesday's mass shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas that killed 19...”
Schumer blocks Senate GOP school safety bill, angering Republicans
Via: magicschoolbusdropout • News & Politics • 10 Comments • 2 Likes • 3 days ago
“Schumer said the legislation could be considered if Republicans agree to debate on the domestic terrorism bill.”
Do Liberals really look for solutions ? Nah, they just need a Crisis to keep going for Election Time !
Trump said to have reacted approvingly to Jan. 6 chants about hanging Pence
Via: John Russell • NEWSMucks • 1 Comments • 2 Likes • 3 days ago • LOCKED
“Meadows, according to an account provided to the House committee investigating Jan. 6, then told the colleagues that Trump had said something to...”
President Biden Repeats False Claim about the Second Amendment
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 149 Comments • 5 Likes • yesterday • LOCKED
“President Joe Biden on Wednesday repeated a claim about the Second Amendment that some of us have repeatedly challenged as untrue. In asserting...”
Is SPELLING necessary, or grammar a prerequisites to communicate?
By: Eat The Press Do Not Read It • Politic • 31 Comments • 2 Likes • 10 hours ago
“The Secret of Freedom Lies In Educating The People, Where As The Secret To Tyranny Is Keeping Them Ignorant. - Rosespeirre”
WTF happened to me article?
Turkey demands 'concrete steps' to back Nordics' NATO bids | AP News
Via: Perrie Halpern • News & Politics • 5 Comments • 2 Likes • 3 days ago
“ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A senior Turkish official insisted after talks with Swedish and Finnish officials Wednesday that Turkey would not agree to...”
Biden says 'second amendment is not absolute' after Texas shooting
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 88 Comments • 4 Likes • 2 days ago
“President Biden on Wednesday called for more gun control after a mass shooting at a Texas elementary school left 19 children and two adults dead,...”
The US is Reactivating the 11th Airborne Division
Via: Kavika • News & Politics • 22 Comments • 3 Likes • 3 days ago
“The US is preparing to reorganize US Army Alaska as the 11th Airborne Division- the only US airborne division to fight in the Pacific during WWII.”
This article will be of interest to NT veterans, especially those that served in Alaska and Airborne members of NT. The 11th Airborne was deactivated in 1965, prior to that it was the only Airborne Division that fought in the Pacific theater in WWII. the 187th RCT of the 11th Airborne fought...
CPAC Hungary: Global right doubles down on "replacement" theory: "This is what tyrants do"
Via: John Russell • NEWSMucks • 10 Comments • 2 Likes • 3 days ago • LOCKED
“Relegating white people to minority status, Azerrad said, was exactly what the "ruling class" intended. After World War II, he said, those elites...”
Earth Will Become One Big Supercontinent Again, And It Will Probably Kill Us
Via: Freefaller • Health, Science & Technology • 31 Comments • 2 Likes • 15 hours ago
Geoscientists say Earth will be home to one massive supercontinent about 200 million years from now; there are four prominent versions of this mega-continent. The climate might be surprisingly balmy in one of the most popular versions, but there is also the potential for an ice age. In the...
Why It’s Time to Repeal the Second Amendment
Via: Gullivers Island • News & Politics • 186 Comments • 4 Likes • 10 hours ago
““[It] needs to be repealed because it is outdated, a threat to liberty and a suicide pact,” says constitutional law professor”
This article from Rolling Stone was written six years ago. It could have been written yesterday and needs to be read today.
Watch: Sparks fly as Beto O'Rourke confronts Gov. Greg Abbott during school shooting press briefing
Via: John Russell • NEWSMucks • 30 Comments • 3 days ago • LOCKED
“During a press conference this Wednesday, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott provided updates to the state's response to Tuesday's elementary school shooting...”
Gunman was bullied as a child, grew increasingly violent, friends say
Via: Just Jim NC TttH • Today's America • 109 Comments • 4 Likes • 3 days ago
“The gunman in Tuesday’s elementary school massacre was a lonely 18-year-old who was bullied over a childhood speech impediment, suffered from a...”
This tells the story of his life.....
Robb Elementary School Gunman Salvador Ramos Bought Two Rifles on His 18th Birthday, Texas Officials Say
Via: JBB • News & Politics • 161 Comments • 4 Likes • 17 hours ago
“Just hours before the shooting, Salvador Ramos appeared to send cryptic Instagram messages about sharing a "lil secret."”
Most Americans believe US is in decline amid Biden debacles: poll
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 65 Comments • 5 Likes • 6 hours ago
“A staggering 83% of Americans think the U.S. has gone off the rails amid record high inflation, shortages of baby formula, sky-high gas prices and...”
After Buffalo, Trump threatens "civil war": Mainstream media refuses to connect the dots
Via: John Russell • NEWSMucks • 3 Comments • 2 Likes • 4 days ago • LOCKED
“Trump beamed that he and Orbán were "very close" and said: "He's a great leader, a great gentleman, and he just had a very big election result. I...”
Tom Winter: ISIS operative in U.S. plotted to assassinate George W. Bush, FBI alleges
Via: Perrie Halpern • News & Politics • 12 Comments • 5 Likes • 3 days ago
“An Iraqi citizen who entered the U.S. in 2020 allegedly plotted to kill George W. Bush, even traveling to Dallas to surveil the former president's...”
18 Children , 2 Teachers Dead In Texas Elementary School Shooting - The New York Times
Via: John Russell • News & Politics • 382 Comments • 5 Likes • 2 days ago • LOCKED
“The Uvalde Police Department said just after 1 p.m. that the assailant was in police custody.”
Fox Anchor All But Begs Trump to Stop Pushing ‘Toxic’ Stolen Election Claims During Interview: ‘People Don’t Want You to Do That!’
By: John Russell • NEWSMucks • 13 Comments • 2 Likes • 4 days ago • LOCKED
“And I know you say that, but there’s a vast portion of the Republican Party the disagrees with that. They are very upset about it. They’re very...”
Clarence and Ginni Thomas are telegraphing the roadmap for stealing the 2024 election: legal experts
Via: John Russell • NEWSMucks • 3 Comments • 2 Likes • 5 days ago • LOCKED
“Calling the texts and emails about the 2020 election of Ginni Thomas "demented," the two analysts said they nonetheless should be looked at as "a...”
California parents could soon sue for social media addiction | AP News
Via: Texan1211 • News & Politics • 24 Comments • 1 Like • 3 days ago
“SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California could soon hold social media companies responsible for harming children who have become addicted to their...”
U.S. Military Airlifts Baby Formula From Europe
Via: Nerm_L • News Viners • 7 Comments • 3 Likes • 5 days ago
“A shipment that arrived on Sunday was the first of two intended to address shortages in the United States.”
Now Biden has taken us back to 1948 and the Berlin Airlift. Why is the military involved? C'mon, Joe, it's the 21st century.
President Biden seems to praise high gas prices as 'incredible transition' Americans must go through
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 120 Comments • 4 Likes • 16 hours ago
“President Biden said on Monday that the high gas prices many Americans are feeling is part of an "incredible transition" away from fossil fuels.”
Democrats Are Massive Hypocrites on So-Called 'Great Replacement Theory'
Via: magicschoolbusdropout • News & Politics • 11 Comments • 6 Likes • 4 days ago
“Democrats and progressive activists, based on their own rhetoric over the years, subscribe to "replacement theory" more than anyone else.”
Hypocrits they are .... Democrats, Liberals, Progressives.....etc... !
Tucker Carlson slams ex-Fox staffer who said he should be in jail for promoting 'replacement theory'
Via: John Russell • NEWSMucks • 31 Comments • 5 Likes • 2 days ago • LOCKED
“On Monday, Cameron, who blames Fox News and conservative media for the Buffalo shooting, called for government intervention to take Carlson off the...”
Parents accuse online sellers of price gouging on baby formula
Via: Perrie Halpern • News & Politics • 13 Comments • 2 Likes • 4 days ago
“Parents struggling to find baby formula amid a nationwide shortage are reporting that price gougers are selling bottles and cans marked up by as...”
Take a Break and Ponder These
By: Buzz of the Orient • Other • 5 Comments • 5 Likes • 4 days ago
Why do peanuts float in a regular coke and sink in a diet coke? Try it. I used to eat a lot of natural foods until I learned that most people die of natural causes. Can you cry under water? How important does a person have to be before they are considered...
Washington Post admits 'voting is surging in Georgia' despite previous reports, claims about voter suppression
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 65 Comments • 5 Likes • 5 days ago
“New reporting from The Washington Post admitted that Georgia voter turnout was "surging," despite previous reports and claims that the state's new...”
If Elon Musk can buy Twitter, he can pay his fair share in taxes
Via: John Russell • NEWSMucks • 81 Comments • 1 Like • 5 days ago • LOCKED
“When it comes to taxes, for example, the ultra-wealthy don't follow the rules that the rest of us live by — they have their own. Loopholes and tax...”
Conservative Covid-19 expert Stella Immanuel says Biden and Gates downloaded their brains and have been replaced by demonic clones | Boing Boing
Via: John Russell • NEWSMucks • 8 Comments • 3 Likes • 6 days ago • LOCKED
“Dr. Stella Gwandiku-Ambe Immanuel, one of Trump's and Junior's favorite very stable geniuses, recently shared her expertise on COVID-19, vaccines,...”
Judge: MyPillow CEO Counter-Suits Dismissed, Pay Smartmatic Fees
Via: Trout Giggles • SiNNERs and ButtHeads • 36 Comments • 14 Likes • 3 days ago
“In the counterclaims, Lindell repeated lies that Smartmatic and Dominion were owned by Chinese nationals trying to destroy his life with a PR firm.”
US military will defend Taiwan 'if it comes to that,' Biden says
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 30 Comments • 2 Likes • 5 days ago
“President Joe Biden said that he would send U.S. troops to defend Taiwan if China invades the island nation in a similar way that Russia invaded...”
Hungarian journalist who called Jews 'stinking excrement' addresses CPAC conference | The Times of Israel
Via: JBB • News & Politics • 9 Comments • 2 Likes • 6 days ago
“Zsolt Bayer, who has history of antisemitic and racist comments, among speakers at event held by US conservative group in Budapest that included...”
Opinion: What a Nobel laureate's take on Donald Trump reveals about today - CNN
Via: JBB • News & Politics • 1 Comments • 1 Like • 6 days ago
“Toni Morrison passed away in 2019, but her words echoed with a prescient rattle this week, writes Jane Greenway Carr. They hovered, hauntingly,...”
Russia bans 963 Americans, including Biden, Harris, Morgan Freeman but not Trump - The Washington Post
Via: JBB • News & Politics • 11 Comments • 3 Likes • 6 days ago
“The Russian Foreign Ministry's publication of a list of banned Americans is a largely symbolic move in response to U.S. support for Ukraine and...”
Sussmann prosecutors also take aim at Clinton, FBI and the news media - The Washington Post
Via: JBB • News & Politics • 10 Comments • 2 Likes • 5 days ago
“Testimony in the trial of lawyer Michael Sussmann shows how the FBI worried about being "played" in the wake of the 2016 probe of Hillary Clinton's...”
Report: Southern Baptist Convention leaders covered up decades of alleged sexual abuse and misconduct while ignoring victims
Via: JBB • News & Politics • 1 Comments • 1 Like • 6 days ago
“Documents published Sunday after a third-party investigation state a small group of SBC...”
Theories emerge for mysterious liver illnesses in children | AP News
Via: Perrie Halpern • News & Politics • 0 Comments • 1 Like • 6 days ago
“NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials remain perplexed by mysterious cases of severe liver damage in hundreds of young children around the world. The...”
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