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Bolton book alleges Trump tied Ukraine aid freeze to Biden investigations: NYT

Bolton book alleges Trump tied Ukraine aid freeze to Biden investigations: NYT


Via: JohnRussell  •  31 comments  •  an hour ago
Multiple sources familiar with Bolton's writings told  The New York Times  that Bolton writes that President Trump personally told him that $391 million in aid to Ukraine should be frozen until Ukrainian officials announced the investigations, including one into the Democratic National Committee (DNC). The book, which does not have a publishing date as of yet, has been submitted to the...
Jan 26 8:32pm @4.1.2 What is the last book you bought and read?
Jan 26 8:09pm @4 Bolton's observations matter not all.  The 'fix' is in.  Putin still needs more and the GOP will acquiesce  to those needs.
" ...the most childish official statement ever issued by a u.s. secretary of state..."

" ...the most childish official statement ever issued by a u.s. secretary of state..."


By: JohnRussell  •  6 comments  •  yesterday
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo claimed on Saturday, that he was misled by an NPR reporter  who asked him about Ukraine.The reporter, Mary Louise Kelly, says Pompeo shouted obscenities at her and demanded she find Ukraine on a map that showed the outline of world countries but no names.  Pompeo seemed to have been saying, today, the Kelly misidentified the country Bangladesh as...
Jan 25 11:51pm @4 Fortunately for Pompeo and unfortunately for America, the 'Stormy Who' base is neither interested in truth or justice.  Fanaticism, religious or otherwise, is an addicting cult arranged for the...
Christian Nationalists Are Drafting Legislation for State Republicans: Report

Christian Nationalists Are Drafting Legislation for State Republicans: Report


Via: Larry Hampton  •  51 comments  •  an hour ago
Jan 25 7:52pm @6 Well, at least the MAGA folk are being up front about this. 
US Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo Harangues Reporter With Claim That No One Cares About Ukraine

US Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo Harangues Reporter With Claim That No One Cares About Ukraine


By: JohnRussell  •  122 comments  •  4 hours ago
Mike Pompeo sat today for an interview with NPR.  The reporter asked Pompeo about Iran and Ukraine.  In the course of the questions about Ukraine the reporter asked Pompeo if he owed the one time ambassador  Marie Yovanovitch  an apology for the way she was treated before and at the time of her firing last year.  Pompeo said he has said all he is going to say etc. , defended his...
Jan 25 12:39am @8 Never liked or trusted Pompeo.  Always thought he had more 'gawd than brains'.  Other than that, I wouldn't leave my wallet lying in the open when he was around either.  The guy reeks of sleaze.
Trump's reelection looks more like a long shot than a slam dunk

Trump's reelection looks more like a long shot than a slam dunk


Via: JohnRussell  •  24 comments  •  yesterday
Trump's reelection looks more like a long shot than a slam dunk And while the Republican majority in the Senate may reject removing Trump from office, they cannot remove the   still-metastasizing scandal   that surrounds his actions with regard to Ukraine. The Senate can ignore, but it cannot remove, the damning facts and testimony from the...
Jan 25 12:32am @3 The coming summer is going to be hot.  The specter of Trump fear will wane.  More voices will come out from the Trump's past.  His unholy alliance with the christian dominionist will place the...
Jan 25 12:24am @1.1 Tulsi Gabbard?
'I could've f------ gone!': Trump blamed John Kelly for his own decision to bail on a WWI memorial visit, according to a new book

'I could've f------ gone!': Trump blamed John Kelly for his own decision to bail on a WWI memorial visit, according to a new book


Via: Tessylo  •  24 comments  •  3 days ago
Politics 'I could've f------ gone!': Trump blamed John Kelly for his own decision to bail on a WWI memorial visit, according to a new book dchoi@businessinsider.com (David Choi) January 22, 2020, 4:28 PM EST Trump blamed John Kelly for decision to skip WWI memorial Yahoo News...
Jan 25 12:19am @5.1.4 High moral ground?  Depending upon the motive and the subject of which they are concerned. Example:  If I were an honest person and concerned about corruption in the Russian government, a sense of...
Jan 24 12:03am @5.1.2 What do you mean by that?
Jan 23 12:14pm @5.1 Goebbels is proud.  The unnamed sources are afraid.  Fear is power.
Jan 23 11:40am @4 "Trump blames," could have let it go at that. Expletives aside;  More proof that the Trump was sent by gawd? 
Jan 23 11:38am @3.1.3 How do you know that?
Young Americans Want Trump Gone

Young Americans Want Trump Gone


By: JohnRussell  •  112 comments  •  7 hours ago
Almost 2/3 of Americans age 18-29 think President Trump should be found guilty in his impeachment trial and removed from office, according to a new poll released by Pew research.  "63% of those under 30 say the trial should lead to Trump’s removal." I wonder how many of that 63% will be persuaded over the next 10 months to change their opinion of Trump and vote for him in November....
Jan 23 12:20pm @8.1.3 When I voted in 2016 the judicial system was first and foremost in my mind.  When Trump told Matthews that women seeking pregnancy termination should receive, "Some sort of punishment," that sealed...
Jan 23 12:18pm @8.1.2 Agree.  But, what if there is a movement to remove judges that did not meet the requirements of the ABA?  In example, which would mean that Kavanaugh would be...………..gone.  That would be a twist...
Jan 23 11:59am @8 Except the 'older less diverse' conservative bloc is filling the courts with like minded people.  Progressives are playing a card game without the hole cards.
Russia-Poland feud over World War II history clouds Auschwitz anniversary

Russia-Poland feud over World War II history clouds Auschwitz anniversary


Via: Perrie Halpern R.A.  •  7 comments  •  4 days ago
Jan 23 11:42am @5 Concerning the Holocaust, I remember reading that the general consensus from the 'liberated' was the following.  "The Russians gave us life, the Americans gave us hope." 
Gabbard suing Clinton for defamation over 'Russian asset' comments

Gabbard suing Clinton for defamation over 'Russian asset' comments


Via: Vic Eldred  •  142 comments  •  5 days ago  •  LOCKED
Rep.  Tulsi Gabbard  (D-Hawaii) is suing  Hillary Clinton  for defamation over the former secretary of state's remarks on a podcast characterizing the Democratic presidential candidate as a Russian asset. Gabbard filed the defamation lawsuit Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.  Gabbard’s lawyers allege that Clinton’s comments have...
Jan 22 12:56pm @15.1 Agree.  Unless the 'speaker' is fomenting lies or untruths knowingly.  Can not accept that lie speech is free speech.
Jan 22 12:29pm @14 The most interesting thing about being a 'Russian Asset' is the fact that many are unaware of being used.  Not always though, ask the Kurds and how a Russian asset was used on them.
GAO says Trump administration broke law by withholding Ukraine aid

GAO says Trump administration broke law by withholding Ukraine aid


Via: Tessylo  •  142 comments  •  5 days ago
GAO says Trump administration broke law by withholding Ukraine aid By  Tyler Olson  | Fox News Nancy Pelosi says Trump will be ‘impeached forever’ Fox News’ Kevin Corke reports on the latest news on the Trump impeachment battle. The Government Accountability Office (GAO) issued a legal opinion on Thursday...
Jan 22 12:37pm @13.1 No.  Everything falls on you.  The Free Beacon report is false with intent.
Jan 21 12:32am @11.1.13 Forever ubiquitous. Besides, its way past time for you to prove something.  But you can't.  If you could you would have already. You are wrong.  GOP operatives were the ones that contacted and...
Jan 20 10:30pm @11.1.11 Everything you said is false.  Everything.  You are forever ubiquitous.
Jan 20 8:30pm @11.1.8 Absolutely true.  Because there were------odd things----inconsistencies-----that should be examined, especially concerning a person running for a high office. And no.  Steel and MI6 did not...
Jan 20 8:12pm @11.1.7 Ask you again----person.  What lies?
Jan 20 7:39pm @11.1.5 Except it isn't.  [Deleted]
Jan 20 12:12am @11.1.2 No.  Parnas said he was working under the direction and the authority of Giuliani---who allegedly was working under the direction and authority of the president. Personally, I think Giuliani...
Jan 19 8:19pm @11.1 That is a question Giuliani should clarify.
Jan 18 4:53pm @10.3.1 Nothing is unconstitutional with these proceedings.
Jan 18 4:52pm @10.2.1 Okay.  Given 'the fake nature' of the charges, Trump has every right to testify under oath and to provide evidence through documents, witnesses or other legal instruments to prove his case.
Jan 17 11:41pm @10.1.9 Yep.  Former GOP rep Chris Collins just got 26 months for fraud and other things.  When the Trump says he wants to, "Drain the Swamp," he is referring to truth and justice under the law.  And the...
Jan 17 11:26pm @10.1.8 Yowzers!  lol
Jan 17 11:26pm @10.1.7 Actually, concerning Trump, there are few accusations----but there are mounds of evidence.  Which in itself is amazing since Trump blocks witnesses, documents and for his own part will not/can not...
Jan 17 9:54pm @10.1.1 I heard Dershowitz say he was, "A liberal democrat," twice on the TV today.  What ever that has to do with anything.  Has Dershowitz taken one to may rides on the lysergic acid diethylamide train? 
Jan 17 8:17pm @10 The fix or the skate is in.  Trump has Dershowitz and Starr on his defense team.  Seeing as how Trump will never go under oath and the impeachment proceedings are not about sex the Trump is free...
Rep. Hakeem Jeffries explains Trump's impeachment to Trump's lawyers, drops in Biggie Smalls reference

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries explains Trump's impeachment to Trump's lawyers, drops in Biggie Smalls reference


Via: Tessylo  •  7 comments  •  5 days ago
The Week Rep. Hakeem Jeffries explains Trump's impeachment to Trump's lawyers, drops in Biggie Smalls reference Peter Weber January 22, 2020, 6:10 AM UTC Senate Republicans   rejected a series of amendments   proposed on behalf of House impeachment managers Tuesday, killing motions to subpoena Mick...
Jan 22 12:34pm @3 Trump's defense team has no interest in facts or justice.  Their only interest is protecting Trump and the continuing wealth concentration. If Trump wins re-election, America will be remade.  And...
Security measures heightened as thousands head to Richmond for large gun rights rally

Security measures heightened as thousands head to Richmond for large gun rights rally


Via: Vic Eldred  •  129 comments  •  one week ago  •  LOCKED
RICHMOND, Va. — Stacks of chain-link fencing, white-covered tents and rows of metal detectors were in place Sunday night around  Virginia's  Capitol in Richmond, ahead of Monday's widely publicized  gun rights rally. Thousands of people from across the country are expected to attend the demonstration demanding  state Democrats  drop a push for  comprehensive gun control  in the...
Jan 21 12:35am @7.1.42 M-60 in semi-auto would be stupid.  Defeats its beauty.  M-14 would be far better and much lighter to handle and carry.
Jan 21 12:24am @7.1.41 The full automatic was stupid.  We had 20 round clips.  You'd empty one in a second and most of the rounds went wherever you weren't aiming.  Been there.  Never used it except on perimeter fire...
Jan 21 12:16am @7.1.40 It was.
Jan 20 10:44pm @7.1.36 Spent 16 and a half months in Vietnam.  Extended for the 'early out'.  Air Cavalry, infantry------never used the full automatic option.  Did use the 'three round burst' option a few times.  I will...
Jan 20 8:02pm @7.1.31 Personally, and all jokes aside, I simply do not believe weapons such as I was issued in Vietnam should be on the streets of America.  Unless of course, America ceases to be the nation it is...
'Faithless elector': Supreme Court will hear case that could change how presidents are chosen

'Faithless elector': Supreme Court will hear case that could change how presidents are chosen


Via: Perrie Halpern R.A.  •  76 comments  •  4 days ago
Jan 21 12:27am @9.2.10 They are easy to convince.  They bought 'the stable genius' line, right?  PT Barnum was correct. 
Jan 21 12:15am @9.2.8 Balk at losing their influence?  Their influence is sufficient.  After all, Idaho, Montana and Wyoming have six senators---the Borough of Queens New York exceeds their populations and has to share...
Jan 20 10:57pm @9.2.6 Why not?  Every election is determined by the candidate that receives the most votes.  Slavery was ended long ago.  The slave states no longer need the 'collective voice and protections' the EC...
Jan 20 10:54pm @9.2.5 That is whole other subject.  And yeah, for some it was more than worth it.  It was the breeding ground for America's new super wealthy class.  Which endures.
Jan 20 10:34pm @9.2.2 True.  Ending legalized slavery was also complex.  But it was done at great cost and the following question to be asked is, "Was it worth it?"
Jan 20 8:09pm @10.1 Applaud you admitting that the voters have neither the right or the intellect to choose their president.
Jan 20 7:46pm @9.2 So, the candidate with the most votes winning the election is to complex?  Really?  Why?
Jan 20 7:45pm @6.1.13 Yes.  Smaller states which were agrarian, less industrial that were also slave states.  Slavery was the bulwark of the economic underpinnings of The Antebellum South.  This had to be protected or...
Jan 19 8:28pm @6.1.1 My questions were not answered.  Electoral College is in The Constitution.  Do you know why?
Jan 18 4:57pm @6 How about this?  The candidate with the most votes wins. This too.  What is The Electoral College?  And why was it created?
Historians of Christian nationalism are alarmed by its appearance in American pulpits

Historians of Christian nationalism are alarmed by its appearance in American pulpits


Via: Larry Hampton  •  39 comments  •  6 days ago
Jan 20 8:10pm @1.2.12 What lies?  Name them.
Jan 20 7:56pm @7 Christian Nationalism.  Never heard of the term until Trump.  It must be real.  The cult of the Stormy Who endures.
Jan 20 7:54pm @6.1.2 Really?  Tell that to The Stuart Family of England.
Jan 20 7:51pm @1.2.10 Because conservatism has no memory, honor or soul.
In defense of Christian nationalism

In defense of Christian nationalism


Via: Donald J. Trump fan 1  •  25 comments  •  one week ago
America was founded by a Christian people who created a secular government based on Christian principles and a belief in a creator God who authored our human rights.  
Jan 19 8:30pm @2.2.1 Perhaps.  Except with Dominionism, Inquisition would provide its purity.
Jan 18 5:15pm @2.1.1 I did.  I reiterate.  Christian Nationalism?  Really?  Are we talking Inquisition?
Jan 18 4:59pm @2 Christian Nationalism?  Really? 
Trump privately detailed the Soleimani airstrike to donors at Mar-a-Lago fundraiser

Trump privately detailed the Soleimani airstrike to donors at Mar-a-Lago fundraiser


Via: PJ  •  35 comments  •  one week ago  •  LOCKED
President Trump delivered a dramatic account of the airstrike that killed Iranian Gen. Qasem Soleimani, joked that he doesn’t care if construction projects kill all the rattlesnakes and noted his indifference to the budget during a private dinner with deep-pocketed donors Friday night at Mar-a-Lago, according to audio files obtained by The Washington Post. Trump, his tone subdued and...
Jan 18 5:13pm @2.3.1 Under President Obama the debt and deficits dropped.  And all of that after paying the Wall Street folks for the GOP's and GW Bush's blunders.
Jan 18 5:10pm @3 Doesn't matter who Trump told at Mar a Lago.  Putin already knew and that was all that mattered.
Devin Nunes sued a fake cow. And kept suing and suing and suing …

Devin Nunes sued a fake cow. And kept suing and suing and suing …


Via: MrFrost  •  15 comments  •  6 days ago
Jan 18 5:07pm @4 Nunes, as with many in the GOP have Russian laundered money sticking to them.  The NRA, remember them?  What happened to the investigations concerning Russian money laundered through the NRA ending...
The “Trade Deal” is Hilarious

The “Trade Deal” is Hilarious


Via: Krishna  •  64 comments  •  6 days ago
Joshua M. Brown, CEO Ritholtz Wealth management There’s no third party enforcement or oversight of whether the two sides are meeting their obligations. Basically, it’s just political cover. The market doesn’t care. Stocks wanted a resolution and this will do for now. Here’s Ethan Harris and the BofA Merrill US Economics research team: The more interesting part of the...
Jan 18 5:04pm @6 US-China Deal?  Want to know what it really entails?  Then check out the Trump/Kushner financial dealings in the region.
Jan 18 5:01pm @1.1.5 Fair share of what?
Trump Screamed At Pentagon Leaders And Told Them They Were ‘Dopes’ And ‘Babies’

Trump Screamed At Pentagon Leaders And Told Them They Were ‘Dopes’ And ‘Babies’


Via: JohnRussell  •  134 comments  •  5 days ago
Trump Screamed At Pentagon Leaders And Told Them They Were ‘Dopes’ And ‘Babies’ It didn’t end there; According to Leonnig and Rucker, Trump became so angry that “he wasn’t taking many breaths” and bellowed to the commanders in a fit of rage, “I wouldn’t go to war with you people.” “You’re a bunch of dopes and babies,” he shouted. Everyone in the room was shocked. “How...
Jan 17 8:03pm @8 This too.  Putin is making moves to solidify his hold on power and the longevity of that hold.  Is Trump watching this? Trump denigrates everybody and everything in our US government.  This is a...
Senate weighs restricting reporters during Trump impeachment trial

Senate weighs restricting reporters during Trump impeachment trial


Via: Larry Hampton  •  13 comments  •  one week ago
Jan 17 7:55pm @4 What ever and doesn't matter.  For what ever reasons that have yet to be explained, the Stormy Who cult must protect 'this president' by every means possible. 
The Church Of MAGA

The Church Of MAGA


By: JohnRussell  •  152 comments  •  2 weeks ago  •  LOCKED
The Lincoln Project has released a video about the great religious figure Donald Trump
Jan 12 11:10pm @9.1.11 Lucifer is not a God.  He is a fallen angel.  The MAGA church dwells in The Shadow.
Jan 12 8:42pm @8.3.5 Or nothing.
Jan 11 11:03pm @8.3.1 Right about what, CH4P?
Jan 11 9:28pm @8.2.1 "Padded cell."  ? ? They vote.  I even posed this to her and her friends.  I asked, "If Stephanie Clifford and Karen McDougal were angels sent by God to comfort Trump in his time of need."  Their...
Jan 11 9:24pm @8.1.2 Can not rebuke her or her followers.  The Shadow of The Deceiver has infiltrated christianity. Rev. Hagee.  "We will see the face of God in a thermonuclear explosion." Lucifer is pleased.
Jan 11 9:21pm @8.1.1 Can not rebuke.  Nothing to rebuke.  The Shadow of The Deceiver has over taken christianity. The lines are drawn.  Lucifer smiles. Rev. Hagee, "We will see the face of God in a thermonuclear...
Jan 11 7:23pm @8 The video is just a video. However.  My cousin from Louisiana told me that, "Trump was sent to us by God and those who will not accept ( HIM ? ? ) will perish." My friends, against that there is...
And Then There Were None: Shutting Down the Abortion Industry Person by Person

And Then There Were None: Shutting Down the Abortion Industry Person by Person


Via: Donald J. Trump fan 1  •  303 comments  •  2 weeks ago
This is good news!  The national nightmare that is the killing of our innocent children in abortuaries is finally beginning to recede.  Pointing out Planned Parenthood for the barbarians that they are and convincing people one by one to leave the baby killing industry is good as is the states using regulations to bring these monsters under closer control and setting high health safety...
Jan 12 8:41pm @3 Hooray Abby Johnson.  America must become the nation where all women, under penalty of law, must bear children regardless of financial, personal or emotional circumstance. Besides, we all know the...
Fox News’ Brian Kilmeade: Trump Bringing Obama Into Iran Discussion ‘Doesn’t Make Sense’

Fox News’ Brian Kilmeade: Trump Bringing Obama Into Iran Discussion ‘Doesn’t Make Sense’


Via: Krishna  •  16 comments  •  2 weeks ago
Fox News’ Brian Kilmeade: Trump Bringing Obama Into Iran Discussion ‘Doesn’t Make Sense’ “Fox & Friends” co-host Brian Kilmeade has shared his disapproval of President Trump’s Wednesday claim that the Obama administration’s Iran Nuclear Deal is partially to blame for the strikes between America and Iran over the past week. “I just don’t love bringing up the previous...
Jan 11 9:39pm @4 Actually, Trump bringing anything into anything doesn't make sense.  What ever.  He does have Paula White, right?
An End to Magical Thinking in the Middle East

An End to Magical Thinking in the Middle East


Via: Nerm_L  •  25 comments  •  3 weeks ago
Not long ago President Trump was lambasted for betraying Kurdish allies by withdrawing US troops from northern Syria to avoid a direct confrontation with Turkey who is a NATO ally.  Today President Trump is loudly criticized for escalating tensions and threatening war with Iran who has been an enemy of the United States since the 1970s.  The reality is that the US drone strike that killed...
Jan 06 11:28pm @2.1.12 You mentioned the money----the drain on the taxpayers.  Eisenhower's warning of The Military Industrial Complex was-----and is real.  Wake the 'f' up.
Jan 06 10:47pm @2.1.10 You missed the point.  As expected.
Jan 06 1:18pm @2.1.4 Alright.  You can take that route if you choose.  Here is right back at you.  GWBush and the rest of the conservative wing of the GOP took us into Iraq in 2003 under false pretenses.  The...
Jan 06 12:53pm @2.1.1 Hardly.  Pompeo, Pence and many others are christian dominionist.
Jan 06 12:43pm @2 The 'dogma' is the existence and power of the Abrahamic Religions.
Trump properties could become Iranian targets

Trump properties could become Iranian targets


Via: Krishna  •  45 comments  •  3 weeks ago
A giant billboard advertising the Trump International Golf Club hangs at the Dubai Trade Center roundabout, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili) There’s a unique set of targets Iran is likely eyeing as it contemplates retaliation for the U.S. killing of a top Iranian general in Iraq on Jan. 2: Trump Organization properties in 11 countries...
Jan 06 10:56pm @6.1.1 Something about a tower that was built.  Ivanka was there.  The tower is in a very out of the way place.  Others were also involved.  Allegedly there was money laundering involved.  Investigations...
Jan 06 10:33pm @6 When ever America gets honest public servants in control of the IRS and The Treasury Department all of Trump's businesses and properties will be targets.  This tidbit too;  There is evidence in...
Iran Puts $80M Bounty on Trump’s Head for Soleimani Hit

Iran Puts $80M Bounty on Trump’s Head for Soleimani Hit


Via: Donald J. Trump fan 1  •  148 comments  •  3 weeks ago
So the terrorist regime in Iran is calling for the assassination of our elected President and offered a bounty to whomever does it.  That’s typical of that regime.  Most Iranians celebrated the death of the terrorist who so ruthlessly repressed them.  This is a chance for America’s progressive left to stand with America and our elected government against an enemy terrorist regime attempting to...
Jan 06 10:44pm @12.1.1 He does not have 'hair' in the traditional sense.
Jan 06 1:01pm @12 The bearded mullahs put an $80 million dollar bounty on the American presidents head?  Jeez, is he worth that much?  Or is that a 1/10 of a one per cent paydown on his debts?
Trump’s One Foreign-Policy Idea Is to Make America More Like Its Enemies

Trump’s One Foreign-Policy Idea Is to Make America More Like Its Enemies


Via: JohnRussell  •  40 comments  •  3 weeks ago
http://nymag.com/intelligencer/2020/01/trump-iran-war-crimes-cultural-bomb-foreign-policy.html President Trump’s risky escalation of the conflict with Iran has confused many people who took him, if not for a dove exactly, then for a skeptic of wars, especially in the Middle East. The unfolding Iran adventure seems to open once again the question of what principle, if any, defines this...
Jan 06 10:42pm @4.1.4 Okay.  This is on you, loki12.  Why can't African Americans get ID's to vote? Remember this, loki12, honesty is more than a virtue.
Jan 06 10:39pm @3.1.1 Yes they are.  Now occupying our previous positions in Syria.
Jan 06 12:46pm @3 Bottom line is that Pelosi was correct.  "With you Mr. President, all roads lead to Putin."
Defiant Trump doubles down on threat to Iran cultural sites

Defiant Trump doubles down on threat to Iran cultural sites


Via: Krishna  •  53 comments  •  3 weeks ago
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says that "every target that we strike will be a lawful target" (AFP Photo/Johannes EISELE) Washington (AFP) - US President Donald Trump doubled down Sunday on a threat to attack Iranian cultural sites despite accusations that any such strike would amount to a war crime. After his top diplomat, Mike Pompeo, had insisted that any military...
Jan 06 10:37pm @7.1.2 the Vatican would be the end game---and only after the paintings were auctioned off.
Jan 06 12:52am @7.1 Trump may have accidentally stumbled onto something here.  Perhaps all religious sites should be obliterated once and for all and forever.
Jan 06 12:50am @5.1.2 Your statement is moronic.  Unpatriotic.  And not only absurd, it is also absurd.
Jan 05 11:59pm @5 Consider this.  Trump's and the right wing goal is to diminish US and Western influence in the Middle East, thereby giving Putin's Russia a freer hand. As far as Trump's threats, they are a...
Trump's old tweets about Obama attacking Iran come back to haunt him

Trump's old tweets about Obama attacking Iran come back to haunt him


Via: Krishna  •  21 comments  •  3 weeks ago
Photo: The Great American Disconnect Tweets from 2011 and 2012 in which Donald Trump predicted that President Barack Obama would start a war with Iran to secure his reelection have gone viral, after the U.S. assassinated a top Iranian general, dramatically escalating its confrontation with Iran.
Jan 06 1:05pm @7 Nothing from the past haunts the Trump.  He has no memory, honor or soul. "Stormy Who," pretty much sums it up.
Iraq Tells Trump GTFO After Soleimani Strike

Iraq Tells Trump GTFO After Soleimani Strike


Via: Krishna  •  85 comments  •  3 weeks ago
Photo: Getty Images On Sunday, just days after the U.S. strike that killed the powerful Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani, the Trump administration got its first real taste of international pushback. The Iraqi parliament voted to oust American troops from the country and Tehran announced that it would pull completely out of its obligations under the 2015 nuclear deal....
Jan 06 12:50pm @5.2.3 No.  My comment is merely on probable geopolitical realignments in the ME.
Jan 06 12:13am @5.1.1 Why?  Is there something I said that is not true? If so, point it out.
Jan 06 12:06am @5 And once again Trump, the US president, has given Putin's Russia another opportunity to expand it's military and economic influence in the Middle East. Russia supports Iran and that is no...
Tucker Carlson Is Absolutely Right About Ilhan Omar

Tucker Carlson Is Absolutely Right About Ilhan Omar


Via: Vic Eldred  •  37 comments  •  3 weeks ago  •  LOCKED
Americans are constantly being lectured that good citizenship isn’t contingent on skin color, faith, or ethnicity, but a set of beliefs. Yet whenever anyone is critical of the ugly things someone like Ilhan Omar   says , they are immediately battered for being xenophobes and   racists . You can’t have it both ways. I mean, you can try. Nearly the entire contemporary progressive argument...
Jan 06 12:10am @6 Tucker Carlson has never been right about anything. Ilhan Omar is a greater American patriot than the right wing sycophants have ever been. This seed is slanderous propaganda of the worst sorts.
Fox News host comes out against Trump's airstrike

Fox News host comes out against Trump's airstrike


Via: Krishna  •  13 comments  •  3 weeks ago
Chip Somodevilla/Getty One of the most prominent figures on Fox News isn’t joining in on the cheerleading of   President Donald Trump’s assassination of Iran’s most important military leader. During his show on Friday, host Tucker Carlson delivered a lengthy monologue criticizing the escalation of tensions with Iran sparked by the killing of   Iranian Quds Force commander Qassem...
Jan 06 12:01am @5.1.1 False.
Jan 06 12:01am @4.1.1 Good one.  Well done.
Jan 05 8:01pm @4 Honestly.  Should have been-------"Fox News host comes out"----and let it go at that. Tucker's long tie cuts off oxygen and blood supply to his head.
Whatever happens with Iran, I’m confident Donald Trump can get us through it

Whatever happens with Iran, I’m confident Donald Trump can get us through it


Via: JohnRussell  •  10 comments  •  3 weeks ago
  WASHINGTON POST › Whatever happens with Iran, I’m confident Donald Trump can get us through it JANUARY 03, 2020 (Andrew Harnik/AP) Don’t worry! You or I may not know what the fallout will be  from the drone strike  that killed Iranian general  Qasem Soleimani . We may be a little unnerved by Iran’s vows of revenge. We may, naively, fear for the...
Jan 03 8:45pm @4 Wouldn't worry about anything concerning the Soleimani elimination.  After all, what does it mean anyway?