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Rank Article Member Activity Likes Comments 1 Judge Allows Lawsuit To Proceed Against Biden - State of the Union Texan1211 4 minutes ago 3 6 2 The Case for Amplifying Trump's Insanity John Russell 2 minutes ago 3 3 Hating Israel will not free Palestine Kavika 4 minutes ago 10 94 4 Time to Rethink Turkey, the Sick Man of NATO | Opinion Kavika 2 hours ago 9 21 5 The border is a deadly serious situation. Biden's latest request would make it worse Just Jim NC TttH 2 minutes ago 9 48
Judge Allows Lawsuit To Proceed Against Biden - State of the Union
Via: Texan1211 • News & Politics • 6 Comments • 3 Likes • 4 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 Case for Amplifying Trump's Insanity
Via: John Russell • NEWSMucks • 3 Comments • 2 minutes 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
Hating Israel will not free Palestine
Via: Kavika • News & Politics • 94 Comments • 10 Likes • 4 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...
Time to Rethink Turkey, the Sick Man of NATO | Opinion
By: Kavika • News & Politics • 21 Comments • 9 Likes • an hour 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...
The border is a deadly serious situation. Biden's latest request would make it worse
Via: Just Jim NC TttH • Today's America • 48 Comments • 9 Likes • 2 minutes ago
“The U.S.-Mexico border is now the most dangerous border crossing in the world.”
But, but, but it isn't open....................../S
Hamas claims responsibility for Jerusalem shooting which killed three | Israel | The Guardian
Via: Kavika • News & Politics • 23 Comments • 5 Likes • 12 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...
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 • 2 hours ago
“Charles Koch's Americans for Prosperity Action endorsed Nikki Haley as the Republican alternative to Trump ahead of the Iowa caucus”
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 • 23 Comments • 4 Likes • 9 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.
The White House Explains Biden Was Only Spouting Gibberish
Via: Nerm_L • News Viners • 4 Comments • 3 Likes • an hour 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 • 8 Comments • 2 Likes • 15 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 WHOLE SHEBANG
By: Buzz of the Orient • MOVIES & TV - CLASSIC to CURRENT • 36 Comments • 10 Likes • 5 hours 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...
Leaving Texas: Why People Are Exiting the Lone Star State
Via: JBB • News & Politics • 60 Comments • 9 Likes • 6 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 • 3 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....
City of Cold Sholders
By: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 25 Comments • 5 Likes • 2 hours 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...
Potpourri Nov 2023
By: John Russell • news • 41 Comments • 3 Likes • 4 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 • 3 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 • 3 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 • 2 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 • 2 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 • 5 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 CommentsJohnRussell • 2 minutes ago • The Case for Amplifying Trump's Insanity
🔗 /politics/banality-of-crazy-trumps-vow-to-come-down-hard-on-media-critics-raises-alarm/ ‘Banality of Crazy’: Trump’s Vow to ‘Come Down Hard’ on Media Critics Raises Alarm Alex GriffingNov 29th, 2023, 4:04 pm3-3...Texan1211 • 50 minutes ago • Judge Allows Lawsuit To Proceed Against Biden - State of the Union
"..." Should be very interesting to hear how the Biden Admin. spins THIS. Probably as entertaining as listening to the Biden sycophants making excuses for Biden and trying to "explain" what he "really" meant to do!Perrie Halpern R.A. • an hour ago • Hating Israel will not free Palestine
Jeremy, That is not a defense for Hamas. That is a way of trying to push forward to a lasting peace. Now it is true that deals were offered to the PA (never Hamas. Israel doesn't negotiate with terrorists) that were...afrayedknot • an hour ago • The border is a deadly serious situation. Biden's latest request would make it worse
“And perhaps if there was a much faster process that might also reduce the numbers attempting to get in.” Indeed. A good, workable and perhaps long term solution to a problem that has plagued us for decades.Jeremy Retired in NC • an hour ago • Hating Israel will not free Palestine
"..." The option for a 2 state solution doesn't provide ANY security for Israel. It has been offered up several times with several different leaders and has failed. Every. Time. Hamas and all their predecessors...Snuffy • an hour ago • The border is a deadly serious situation. Biden's latest request would make it worse
I think a lot of that is a good idea but I believe we also need to do more to reduce the numbers that cross the border. During the Trump years he had a 'Remain in Mexico' plan that worked to reduce the numbers...Jasper2529 • an hour ago • DC spends $270K to repaint BLM street mural after slashing police budget and city remains plagued by crime
"..." Whether it's called CRT or DEI, it is still a Marxist/Communist ideology designed to divide people into opposing groups, promote racial hatred, and destroy the two-parent family structure, religions, and...Just Jim NC TttH • an hour ago • The border is a deadly serious situation. Biden's latest request would make it worse
I guess, in the words of AOC, "You just pay for it". Sounds like a lot of money. Perhaps we could get other countries to kick in some......................./S Good ideas but i am not so sure wide open accomodation is...afrayedknot • an hour ago • The border is a deadly serious situation. Biden's latest request would make it worse
“IMO there's no valid reason for something like this to drag on for so many years,…” Agreed. The resources allocated to fight a losing battle are obviously not being efficiently spent. As you proposed, use those...
Potpourri 2023 - Falling From Grace With God
By: JohnRussell • news • 8 comments • 6 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...