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Rank Article Member Activity Likes Comments 1 Soon it will be Time for Walks in the Winter Woods! A. Macarthur 5 minutes ago 9 83 2 A storm for the ages, a stopgap funding bill and Joe Biden sees dead people Vic Eldred 19 minutes ago 7 97 3 Kamala Harris ripped for claiming government's Hurricane Ian relief will prioritize 'communities of color' Vic Eldred 4 minutes ago 7 145 4 Op/Ed Just how racist is the MAGA movement? This survey measures it. John Russell an hour ago 5 295 5 A Proud Boy and Michael Flynn Were Elected to a Republican Executive Committee in Florida Kavika 7 minutes ago 4 24
A storm for the ages, a stopgap funding bill and Joe Biden sees dead people
By: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 97 Comments • 7 Likes • 19 minutes ago
“"The impacts of this storm are historic and the damage that has been done is historic," DeSantis said. "We've never seen a flood event like this,...”
Link to the quote: https://news.yahoo.com/live-updates-hurricane-ian-makes-221151523.html?fr=sycsrp_catchallThis was the week that the state of Florida took a direct hit from what is believed to be one of the most powerful hurricanes in US history. It hit Florida Wednesday with 150-mph maximum...
Kamala Harris ripped for claiming government's Hurricane Ian relief will prioritize 'communities of color'
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 145 Comments • 7 Likes • 4 minutes ago
“Twitter users hounded Vice President Kamala Harris after she claimed that federal hurricane relief will be provided based on "equity," prioritizing...”
Twitter hammered Vice President Kamala for a recent speech in which she described that federal Hurricane Ian relief would be based on "equity" and prioritize people in "communities of color." Twitter hammered Vice President Kamala Harris for a recent speech in which she described that federal...
Op/Ed Just how racist is the MAGA movement? This survey measures it.
Via: John Russell • NEWSMucks • 295 Comments • 5 Likes • an hour ago
“Those who want to keep Confederate monuments and offensive mascots in place might deny that their views have anything to do bigotry, but then...”
The poll also found that the religious group that makes up the core of today’s GOP and MAGA movement has the highest structural racism measure among the demographics it surveyed: “White evangelical Protestants have the highest median score, at 0.64,
A Proud Boy and Michael Flynn Were Elected to a Republican Executive Committee in Florida
Via: Kavika • News & Politics • 24 Comments • 4 Likes • 7 minutes ago
“The far-right street-fighting gang has been making inroads into local politics ever since coming under scrutiny for their role in the January 6 riot.”
The far-right street-fighting gang has been making inroads into local politics ever since coming under scrutiny for their role in the January 6 riot. TOby Tess Owen September 15, 2022, 11:08am Michael Flynn (L) and an unknown Proud Boy (R). Photos via Getty Ima. Much like termites nesting in...
Blonde Viewers Slam Netflix: The Most Detestable Movie Ever Made - Variety
Via: Vic Eldred • Americana • 16 Comments • 4 Likes • 35 minutes ago
“"Blonde" is being slammed as "sexist" and "cruel" by Netflix subscribers.”
Andrew Dominik's "Blonde," starring Ana de Armas as Marilyn Monroe, skyrocketed to the top of Netflix's movie chart after its first day available to stream, but the NC-17 drama is leaving many subscribers outraged. The film may have been the talk of the Venice Film Festival with its 14-minute...
Putin annexes 4 occupied regions; Ukraine applies to join NATO
Via: Perrie Halpern • News & Politics • 37 Comments • 3 Likes • 9 minutes ago
“Russian President Vladimir Putin claimed to annex four occupied regions of Ukraine, with President Zelenskyy responding by formally applying to...”
Russian President Vladimir Putin proclaimed the biggest annexation of territory in postwar Europe on Friday, claiming control over swaths of Ukraine in defiance of international law and in spite of his forces facing another significant battlefield setback. In a grand ceremony at the Kremlin...
Kagan v. Roberts: Justices Spar Over Supreme Court's Legitimacy
Via: Vic Eldred • We the People • 4 Comments • 3 Likes • 42 minutes ago
“Liberal justice suggests recent decisions sap public confidence; Roberts and Alito say institution's status stands above opinions”
WASHINGTON—During the summer months when the Supreme Court was out of session, new arguments arose between the justices themselves on whether the court's legitimacy, in the eyes of the American public, was imperiled after it overturned longstanding precedents in its most recent term. Liberal...
How Spam became cool again: Foodies, fine-dining chefs embrace once-maligned canned meat
Via: Buzz of the Orient • Wine & Food • 18 Comments • 1 Like • 3 hours ago
How Spam became cool again: Foodies, fine-dining chefs embrace once-maligned canned meat Cans of "Spam" luncheon meat are displayed at a market in Naha on the southern Japanese island of Okinawa March 5, 2008. Spam is cool. The 85-year-old canned block of meat has undergone a cultural...
In defense of Donald Trump -
Via: John Russell • NEWSMucks • 3 Comments • 3 hours ago
“"Trump is guided by facts and common sense.”
"Trump is the most towering political figure in living memory. He has, like it or not, defined the politics of our age. Purely Political, By James Buckley I know, I know. Enough with this Trump stuff. We've got to move on. I've said as much, though I have always insisted that if Donald...
MOVIE QUIZ - NICOLAS CAGE FILMS
By: Buzz of the Orient • MOVIES & TV - CLASSIC to CURRENT • 36 Comments • 6 Likes • 17 hours ago
MOVIE QUIZ - NICOLAS CAGE FILMS PLEASE DO NOT POST YOUR ANSWERS IN A COMMENT, HINT AT OR POST MOVIE NAMES OR QUOTES OR YOU WILL RUIN THE QUIZ FOR EVERYONE ELSE. POST YOUR ANSWERS IN A PRIVATE NOTE TO ME, 'BUZZ of the ORIENT', AND I WILL REPLY WITH YOUR SCORE AND THE CORRECT ANSWERS. Don't...
Opinion: Joe Biden Wandering Away from the Podium Is A Powerful Statement On Quiet, Dignified Leadership
Via: GregTx • Satire • 7 Comments • 4 Likes • 14 hours ago
“A few days ago, President Joe Biden moseyed away from his podium while speaking to a group of FEMA workers. As he did so, worried aides and...”
A few days ago, President Joe Biden moseyed away from his podium while speaking to a group of FEMA workers. As he did so, worried aides and officials stifled their panic enough to keep their voices steady, trying to beckon him back where he was still needed. At that moment, we saw what we have...
McCarthy Rolls Out GOP Agenda
By: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 214 Comments • 3 Likes • 5 hours ago
““We want to roll [the plan] out to you, to the entire country, to know exactly what we will do if you would trust us and give us the ability to...”
The link to the quote: https://nypost.com/2022/09/23/gop-unveils-commitment-to-america-plan-to-stop-inflation-and-crime/For the first time in 28 years House Republicans have made a commitment to the American people and have put it in writing. It is known as The "Commitment to America." The...
Trump Says Mitch McConnell Has 'Death Wish,' Insults Wife Elaine Chao
Via: JBB • News & Politics • 17 Comments • 3 Likes • 8 hours ago
“Trump's remarks demonstrate a growing schism between him and McConnell, as the senator increasingly distanced himself from the former president.”
Former President Donald Trump, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell. Drew Angerer/Getty Images, Joe Maiorana/AP Photo Redeem now Donald Trump said Sen. Mitch McConnell has a "death wish" for supporting "Democrat sponsored Bills." He also insulted McConnell's wife, Elaine Chao, referring to...
Trump-loving Senate candidate sues women who charged and arrested him for violating protection order
Via: Ender • SiNNERs and ButtHeads • 9 Comments • 2 Likes • 17 hours ago
A U.S. Senate candidate in Vermont has sued the law enforcement officers involved with charging him for violating an abuse prevention order. Kerry Raheb, of Bennington, is charged with one misdemeanor count of violating a protection order related to allegedly stalking a person who was moving an...
House Democrat in tough race rips Pelosi for not holding vote on stock-trading ban before midterms, seeing 'blatant instances of Lucy pulling the football' - MarketWatch
Via: Texan1211 • News & Politics • 6 Comments • 2 Likes • 9 hours ago
“Democratic Rep. Abigail Spanberger expresses frustration with the House's leadership for not holding a vote on the issue of banning congressional...”
Last Updated: Oct. 1, 2022 at 1:08 p.m. ET First Published: Sept. 30, 2022 at 3:49 p.m. ET By Victor Reklaitis Democratic Rep. Abigail Spanberger, who has pushed for a ban on congressional stock trading, is blasting what she sees as "repeated delay tactics, hand-waving gestures, and blatant...
Obama judge slaps down Stacey Abrams' election lawsuit in state Biden labeled 'Jim Crow 2.0'
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 5 Comments • 2 Likes • 6 hours ago
“A federal judge has ruled against a Stacey Abrams group and sided with the state of Georgia saying the state's voting practices are constitutional.”
A federal judge sided with the state of Georgia in a lawsuit filed by a group associated with Democrat Stacey Abrams challenging the constitutionality of its election practices. "Although Georgia's election system is not perfect, the challenged practices violate neither the constitution nor...
Should We Disincentivize People Who Want To Live On The Coast In Hurricane Zones?
By: John Russell • NEWSMucks • 66 Comments • 1 Like • 18 hours ago
Heard an interesting segment on TV today. The expert was saying that there are so many people whose homes were ruined or destroyed by Hurricane Ian who dont have flood insurance. The insurance companies charge an exorbitant price for flood insurance in these places, if it is offered at all....
Ginni Thomas was a ‘shill’ for her husband in Jan. 6 testimony: ex-prosecutor
Via: John Russell • NEWSMucks • 26 Comments • 1 Like • 17 hours ago
Ginni Thomas was a ‘shill’ for her husband in Jan. 6 testimony: ex-prosecutor Raw Storyby Bob Brigham7h The question of motivation was raised on Friday after long-sought testimony by Ginni Thomas, the wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, before the House Select...
How high prices could impact rebuilding cost after Hurricane Ian
Via: Perrie Halpern • News & Politics • 1 Comments • 1 Like • 5 hours ago
“If there's any consolation for survivors of Hurricane Ian, it's that the rising cost of building materials has started to slow — and in some cases...”
If there's any consolation for survivors of Hurricane Ian, it's that the rising cost of building materials has started to slow — and in some cases even reversed. Thanks to a global economic slowdown, what seemed like a relentless increase in prices for materials over the past year or two had...
Recent CommentsDig • 5 minutes ago • Soon it will be Time for Walks in the Winter Woods!
"..." Speaking of.... I made a quick one last night after posting that. I already had pie shells, evaporated milk, and some mashed roasted butternut in the fridge, so it only took a few minutes to throw together and...bugsy • 7 minutes ago • A Proud Boy and Michael Flynn Were Elected to a Republican Executive Committee in Florida
"..." OK this will be my last post about this. No one with a thinking brain will believe her if she tries to walk it back. Now, if you want others to post only to the subject of the seed, I recommend you stop...Nerm_L • 9 minutes ago • Putin annexes 4 occupied regions; Ukraine applies to join NATO
"..." The history has been carefully revised to suggest that LeMay was motivated to create a nuclear capable force as a deterrent but the inconsistencies are fairly obvious. LeMay was a vocal proponent for first...CB • 10 minutes ago • Kamala Harris ripped for claiming government's Hurricane Ian relief will prioritize 'communities of color'
Yeah, I have heard the whole- if you have to deny it. . . trite. But, so what? If conservatives can ignorantly declare a thing; I am free and clear to make my own case. After all, I am a free-thinker. If you don't...bugsy • 10 minutes ago • A Proud Boy and Michael Flynn Were Elected to a Republican Executive Committee in Florida
"..." You yourself said Colorado is not the subject, but yet you posted a picture....and made a comment....about Proud Boys in Colorado. Not sure that the hole being dug is from my side.bugsy • 12 minutes ago • A Proud Boy and Michael Flynn Were Elected to a Republican Executive Committee in Florida
"..." See, here is the problem. Rev made a comment about Kamala Harris and you responded DIRECTLY to that post....and a mod upvoted your post......THEN you decided to chide Rev for not responding to the subject of...Kavika • 16 minutes ago • A Proud Boy and Michael Flynn Were Elected to a Republican Executive Committee in Florida
"..." I don't know what she is going to do, hopefully she'll walk it back. I'll ask you one last time what are your thoughts on the Proud Boys being on executive committees in both Miami Dade and Sarasota? It seems...bugsy • 19 minutes ago • A storm for the ages, a stopgap funding bill and Joe Biden sees dead people
"..." Then maybe you should retry elementary again. Here is an something you may understand. For several years, conservatives had been calling the Russian collusion hoax just that, a hoax. Mueller essentially...Dig • 20 minutes ago • Soon it will be Time for Walks in the Winter Woods!
That's really cool, Hal. The mirror effect is geometrically awesome, and the ornate masonry of the theater is spectacular. Do you know if it's real stonework, or some kind of false stage facing meant to look like...sandy-2021492 • 28 minutes ago • A storm for the ages, a stopgap funding bill and Joe Biden sees dead people
"..." But also: "..." There's a funny thing about languages, bugsy - there's generally more than one way to say the same thing. I believe the concept of "synonyms" is introduced fairly early in most schools, at...Hal A. Lujah • 34 minutes ago • Soon it will be Time for Walks in the Winter Woods!
Sure. It’s surprisingly simple and all done on my iPhone with the PicsArt app. There is a mirror function that allows you to mirror any image horizontally or vertically by just sliding the mirror axis wherever you...Sparty On • 42 minutes ago • Kagan v. Roberts: Justices Spar Over Supreme Court's Legitimacy
To quote a hero of the left: elections have consequences. When Obama said that he was scolding Republicans regarding his economic proposals. Now that elections have given us a more conservative SCOTUS I guess...bugsy • 43 minutes ago • A storm for the ages, a stopgap funding bill and Joe Biden sees dead people
No surprise a far left leaning media bias check site would rate another far left leaning media bias news source left-center. They both believe they are in the middle and main stream. Only in loon land.Revillug • 52 minutes ago • A Proud Boy and Michael Flynn Were Elected to a Republican Executive Committee in Florida
I'm not sure quite how to say this, but Democrats need to take a look in the mirror and wonder how this has gone so far and so fast in this country. Did anyone hear what Kamala Harris had to say about rebuilding...Kavika • 57 minutes ago • A Proud Boy and Michael Flynn Were Elected to a Republican Executive Committee in Florida
"..." devan comment: "..." He pointed out that they have Proud Boys in CO. You followed with a comment that was taunting and a violation. I followed with a photo of Proud Boys and Neo Nazis in CO. and you...Vic Eldred • an hour ago • Kagan v. Roberts: Justices Spar Over Supreme Court's Legitimacy
"..." You mean a classification now most recently used by the left. The difference is clear. A justice who follows the Constitution as it is written, even when it hurts, is acting as a Justice is supposed to. A...Sparty On • an hour ago • Kamala Harris ripped for claiming government's Hurricane Ian relief will prioritize 'communities of color'
"..." No need to answer a question that is a false equivalence and therefore a faulty premise. Not all conservatives are “white.” In fact, increasing percentages of minorities are leaning conservative....Nerm_L • an hour ago • Putin annexes 4 occupied regions; Ukraine applies to join NATO
"..." The intent and desire of the United States was to obliterate Russia with nukes prior to the Cuban missile crisis. That's why the United States was creating a nuclear arsenal before the Soviet Union had...George • an hour ago • Kamala Harris ripped for claiming government's Hurricane Ian relief will prioritize 'communities of color'
I’ve read your comments here, you incessantly ask questions without ever answering them. I asked specifically why you felt people of color were inferior? Why do you feel they can’t compete?Vic Eldred • an hour ago • A storm for the ages, a stopgap funding bill and Joe Biden sees dead people
This has become the policy of the New York Times:🔗They admit to activism over journalism. What does MBFC say about that? They have the Times slightly left of center, which is a farce.Texan1211 • an hour ago • Kamala Harris ripped for claiming government's Hurricane Ian relief will prioritize 'communities of color'
It is always easier for Democrats and liberals to play the poor, poor victim card. It is always someone else's (read: conservatives) fault for whatever is wrong in their lives.
Why can’t we see Planet Earth is all we’ve got, or ever will have?
By: MalamuteMan • Environment • 111 comments • 3 months ago
A two-part Essay Part One — Interstellar Travel The human species has accomplished some amazing things. In the realm of technology, we have done far more than any other creature alive today or in the past. Some human accomplishments are really quite stupendous. Among these, traveling to the moon and returning safely to the Earth is one of our most phenomenal achievements. Understanding diseases and finding remedies for many of them is another tremendous achievement. Our unique human characteristics, mobility, dexterity, versatility, and most of all, reasoning power, have helped up do many things that make our lives easier, safer, and longer than they would otherwise be. It is very easy to understand why these characteristics are universally thought of as good qualities, highly...Loading...