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Rank Article Member Activity Likes Comments 1 Mike Lindell says his company MyPillow is suing Dominion for $1.6 billion Tessylo 14 minutes ago 5 39 2 Weaker by the day Vic Eldred 42 minutes ago 4 104 3 A vertical axis wind turbine without the wind! How do they do that? - YouTube TᵢG 8 minutes ago 4 28 4 White, Rural Southerners Remain Hesitant On COVID-19 Vaccine : Shots - Health News : NPR sandy-2021492 an hour ago 3 52 5 'Unbearable' conditions push Biden administration to close Houston migrant center Texan1211 55 minutes ago 2 27
Mike Lindell says his company MyPillow is suing Dominion for $1.6 billion
Via: Tessylo • News & Politics • 39 Comments • 5 Likes • 14 minutes ago
Mike Lindell says his company MyPillow is suing Dominion for $1.6 billion Grace Dean Mon, April 19, 2021, 10:53 AM Mike Lindell with then-President Donald Trump at the White House in March 2020. MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images Mike Lindell said his company...
Weaker by the day
By: Vic Eldred • We the People • 104 Comments • 4 Likes • 42 minutes ago
“"Completely and utterly unacceptable. Biden promised to welcome immigrants, and people voted for him based on that promise," Rep. Alexandria...”
Today we learned that President Biden is expected to increase the refugee cap for this fiscal year, just hours after he signed an executive order that kept it at the same level that President Trump set it at. Trump lowered the refugee cap for FY 2021 to 15,000. The announcement immediately drew...
A vertical axis wind turbine without the wind! How do they do that? - YouTube
Via: TᵢG • Health, Science & Technology • 28 Comments • 4 Likes • 8 minutes ago
“Wind turbines are everywhere nowadays, and they do a great job of harnessing all that free energy. But as a restless species constantly on the...”
Yet another interesting method for capturing and using wasted energy.
White, Rural Southerners Remain Hesitant On COVID-19 Vaccine : Shots - Health News : NPR
Via: sandy-2021492 • News & Politics • 52 Comments • 3 Likes • an hour ago
“A majority of white, rural conservatives in Tennessee are open to getting the vaccine at some point, but at least 45% won't consider it. Rates in...”
Blake Farmer Hartsville, Tenn., resident Rick Bradley, 62, received his first COVID-19 vaccine dose in late March at a local Walgreens, saying, "This is not a summer cold or a conspiracy." He says some neighbors have become so used to COVID-19 that getting vaccinated has fallen off the...
'Unbearable' conditions push Biden administration to close Houston migrant center
Via: Texan1211 • News & Politics • 27 Comments • 2 Likes • 55 minutes ago
“The Biden administration shuttered a Houston facility for migrant children following allegations that the group running it failed to provide...”
The Biden administration over the weekend shuttered a Houston warehouse that housed unaccompanied migrant children following allegations that the nonprofit organization running the site failed to provide adequate living conditions for hundreds of young girls, multiple sources familiar with the...
OAN fires staffer who called out the network over voter fraud lies
Via: FLYNAVY1 • News & Politics • 5 Comments • 2 Likes • 37 minutes ago
“"I've given up my journalistic integrity already, and to be fired, that would make me feel good,"”
One America News Network fired a producer who recently went on the record to criticize the cable channel's handling of the 2020 election, according to Rachel C. Abrams, a New York Times reporter who published a story about the network over the weekend. Marty Golingan, who had been a producer...
Belgian artist's 'portable oasis' creates COVID-free bubble for one
Via: Hallux • Mental Health and Wellness • 6 Comments • 1 Like • 20 minutes ago
“When governments around Europe told people to create a "bubble" to limit their social contacts during the COVID-19 pandemic, this was probably not...”
"They Got Soul Too" - The Best Blue Eyed Soul Record Ever
By: John Russell • Entertainment • 11 Comments • 8 minutes ago
Over and over again, on You Tube, you see black people saying they never knew the person singing this song is white. WHAT YOU WON'T DO FOR LOVE- Bobby Caldwell ======================================================== skip to 3:30 point on this video Reaction to What You Won't Do...
Two Trailers For Nerds
By: evilgenius • Entertainment • 9 Comments • 50 minutes ago
The Marvel Cinematic Universe phase 4 movie Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings movie synopsis: Marvel's Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings stars Simu Liu as Shang-Chi, alongside Awkwafina, Tony Leung, Fala Chen, Meng'er Zhang, Florian Munteanu, Ronny Chieng, and Michelle Yeoh....
Congress faces renewed pressure on gun control after Indiana's red-flag law fails to thwart FedEx shooter
Via: Texan1211 • News & Politics • 41 Comments • 45 minutes ago
“The renewed momentum for gun-control action comes as authorities in Indiana said they do not know what broke down in the existing process that's...”
A Senate Democrat leading negotiations seeking to compromise with Republicans on gun-control legislation said Sunday he's hopeful that last week's mass shooting at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis will hasten a breakthrough. © Jeff Dean/AFP/Getty Images Family, friends and...
By: Trout Giggles • SiNNERs and ButtHeads • 109 Comments • 11 Likes • 2 hours ago
Went to the liquor store this morning to stock up and as I was getting my shopping cart I saw this sign: Nothing says serious business like a shopping cart at the liquor store. Wished I had snapped a pic of that. I giggled all the way thru the store. Mind you, this is my preferred liquor store...
Matthew McConaughey for Texas governor? Actor leads incumbent Greg Abbott in new poll
Via: Sister Mary Agnes Ample Bottom • News & Politics • 45 Comments • 6 Likes • 3 hours ago
“Matthew McConaughey hasn't officially announced a run for Texas governor, but he beat incumbent Greg Abbott by double digits in a new poll.”
© Provided by Entertainment Weekly Matthew McConaughey Matthew McConaughey did more than alright, alright, alright in a new poll surveying support for Texas' next governor. The actor, who hasn't announced his candidacy yet but has teased interest in running, beat incumbent...
Tire slasher leaves severed finger behind on woman’s driveway
Via: Freefaller • News & Politics • 26 Comments • 6 Likes • 7 hours ago
An Arizona woman says her neighbour deliberately slashed her SUV's tires and accidentally gave her the finger, after she found the severed digit in her bloodstained driveway following an argument the night before. "I literally have been laughing all day because if I don't, I think I might cry,"...
Rep. Maxine Waters Tells Jim Jordan To Shut His Mouth
Via: John Russell • News & Politics • 100 Comments • 4 Likes • 4 hours ago
“Another back and forth continued until Rep. Maxine Waters finally had enough and yelled, "You need to respect the chair and shut your mouth!" Mic...”
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Suspected poacher killed by elephants at South African national park
Via: Tessylo • Pets & Animals • 16 Comments • 4 Likes • 3 hours ago
Suspected poacher killed by elephants at South African national park JULIA JACOBO Sun, April 18, 2021, 1:41 PM A suspected poacher was killed by a herd of breeding elephants that he encountered while fleeing from park rangers, according to South African officials. Three...
IG Report: Congress Restricted The Capitol Police's Use of Material And Tactics Before Capitol Riot
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 48 Comments • 3 Likes • 5 hours ago
“A new report from Capitol Police Inspector General Michael Bolton has sent congressional leaders scrambling after finding that Capitol police were...”
A new report from Capitol Police Inspector General Michael Bolton has sent congressional leaders scrambling after finding that Capitol police were told that they could not use critical riot materials and tactics in preparation for the Jan. 6th protests. The finding challenges the narrative put...
A stunning visualization of America's mass shooting problem
Via: Buzz of the Orient • Confucius • 43 Comments • 2 Likes • 7 hours ago
A stunning visualization of America's mass shooting problem On Thursday night, a man killed eight people at a FedEx facility near the Indianapolis airport before killing himself. It was at least the 45th mass shooting in America since March 16. © Provided by CNN In the...
The Bandwagon Effect: Why People Tend to Follow the Crowd - Effectiviology
Via: TᵢG • Critical Thinkers • 26 Comments • 2 Likes • 4 hours ago
“The bandwagon effect is a cognitive bias that causes people to think or act a certain way if they believe that others are doing the same.”
We often wonder how an individual can possibly think a certain way. We see it everyday in terms of political views, religious views, trends (e.g. tattooing), economic views, sociological views, etc. There are a number of factors that affect they way we think, but one of the most obvious...
Schumer, Meng vow to pass COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act as anti-Asian violence grows in NYC
Via: Nerm_L • News Viners • 16 Comments • 2 Likes • 7 hours ago
“I dare any Senator to vote against this legislation, and if they do, shame on them”
Oh, look, Asian-Americans get their very own hate crime bill. Democrats are showing they care by doing absolutely nothing other than playing racially tinged divisive politics. For those who don't know (or care) these attacks against Asian-Americans are already hate crimes. Perhaps failure to...
Car rental costs are spiking — if you can even find a vehicle
Via: Perrie Halpern • News & Politics • 4 Comments • 1 Like • 3 hours ago
“Heading to Maui for a pandemic-delayed vacation? Better make sure you line up a rental car well ahead of time — if you can find one.”
Heading to Maui for a pandemic-delayed vacation? Better make sure you line up a rental car well ahead of time — if you can find one. Travelers arriving at Hawaii's Kahului Airport without a reservation for an April weekend will find Hertz, Avis, Enterprise and other major car rental companies...
Recent CommentsBuzz of the Orient • 14 minutes ago • Mike Lindell says his company MyPillow is suing Dominion for $1.6 billion
You're kidding - that would be contrary to the "Fire" exception to free speech approved by the SCOTUS. Shouting "Fire" in that case is a lie that has the potential of causing injury and death (all of which is...bbl-1 • 29 minutes ago • Mike Lindell says his company MyPillow is suing Dominion for $1.6 billion
Lindell, as with all pieces of s---, will dry up and blow away. The man is a con. A bad con, but a con just the same. Lindell jumped aboard The Trump Train. Helsinki, porn stars and all the rest. The man is a...Mark in Wyoming • 45 minutes ago • Congress faces renewed pressure on gun control after Indiana's red-flag law fails to thwart FedEx shooter
"..." To hard to meet the standard? really? all the standard is is that a direct family member had a concern due to actions , and that would have been enough for a judge to order an evaluation , which would likely...Tacos! • 55 minutes ago • 'Unbearable' conditions push Biden administration to close Houston migrant center
"..." I’m sure there are a lot of unique requirements and regulations for a facility like this. It would be a shame if good people just trying to help were being unfairly scapegoated over this. I’m not sure I see...Mark in Wyoming • an hour ago • Congress faces renewed pressure on gun control after Indiana's red-flag law fails to thwart FedEx shooter
Are we talking 2 different situations here ? are you talking ablout what happened with the fed ex shooting? If so i believe that was city police not the sheriff that was involved , and in that case the head of...Dulay • an hour ago • Congress faces renewed pressure on gun control after Indiana's red-flag law fails to thwart FedEx shooter
"..." Well if it was the Sheriff's call, I'd venture to posit that there are PLENTY of people that would be 'displeased' with him right about now. I read another article today that states it was the prosecutors...Mark in Wyoming • an hour ago • Congress faces renewed pressure on gun control after Indiana's red-flag law fails to thwart FedEx shooter
"..." Well sheriffs are elected , the highest elected LEO official there is , not appointed anywhere i know of , and if they are elected they are representing the voice of the people that elected them to their...Dulay • an hour ago • Congress faces renewed pressure on gun control after Indiana's red-flag law fails to thwart FedEx shooter
"..." In what way? Following the law IS something the should have done. I said IF they are elected to that's not guessing, that's speculating. As for the Sheriffs, that's not guess work, that's FACT. Look it up...bccrane • an hour ago • White, Rural Southerners Remain Hesitant On COVID-19 Vaccine : Shots - Health News : NPR
Since getting the vaccine is voluntary, just like getting tested, eventually you'll run out of volunteers and its not just people that are rural white Southerners either, when my wife and I got our first shot there...bccrane • 2 hours ago • A vertical axis wind turbine without the wind! How do they do that? - YouTube
The same reason you don't find them on high-rises, the towers are designed for wind loads and offer the least amount of wind resistance, wind turbines however use resistance against the wind to over come the load of...Kavika • 2 hours ago • 'Unbearable' conditions push Biden administration to close Houston migrant center
I'm sure that you're aware of this saying, 1st. ''Don't judge until you have walked in my mocassins''. I wonder how many people commenting on this article have ever been to Central America or Mexico, or even...r.t..b... • 2 hours ago • 'Unbearable' conditions push Biden administration to close Houston migrant center
What does that tell of the desperation a parent feels to offer their child a chance, against all odds? Do we summarily dismiss the hopes and dreams of thousands of mothers willing to walk thousands of miles to...321steve - realistically thinkin or Duu • 2 hours ago • 'Unbearable' conditions push Biden administration to close Houston migrant center
"..." Or are they ? From what little I understand many of the countries where these immigrants come from their home life is already the Hell you are describing that they may face here. IF these kids are coming...1stwarrior • 3 hours ago • 'Unbearable' conditions push Biden administration to close Houston migrant center
Colour - and, to me, you have just hit the nail on the head. Everytime I see where a child as young as 6 or 7 or 10 or 12 who was sent by their parents BY THEMSELVES to cross the border, I get so thoroughly pizzed....Dulay • 4 hours ago • Congress faces renewed pressure on gun control after Indiana's red-flag law fails to thwart FedEx shooter
"..." Follow the law. "..." Well if the Sherriff and/or prosecutor are elected, the NRA has been known to make a campaign contribution or two. There are a plethora of County Sheriffs who come right out and...Dulay • 4 hours ago • Congress faces renewed pressure on gun control after Indiana's red-flag law fails to thwart FedEx shooter
"..." Enforcement. Seriously, unless and until LEOs and prosecutors are REQUIRED to seek a Judges order for removal for EVERYONE that is put on a mental hold, it's up to their own 'judgement' and as anyone can...
Who's Driving the Bus?
By: Baron Creek • Nonsense and Ramblings • 10 comments • 6 days ago
The B.L.S. has released another month of data. How many guesses do you need to determine direction of prices? The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) increased 0.6 percent in March on a seasonally adjusted basis after rising 0.4 percent in February, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. The March 1-month increase was the largest rise since a 0.6-percent increase in August 2012. Over the last 12 months, the all items index increased 2.6 percent before seasonal adjustment. The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) increased 2.6 percent over the last 12 months. The Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W) increased 3.0 percent over the last 12 months. The Chained Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers...Loading...