By: Kathleen • 5 comments • one week ago
In the mist of what is happening, I thought I would share with you a video. This is Anthony Hopkins playing the piano with his kitty.
Mar 21 8:36am@1Stay safe everyone and I know we will all get through this....
China Lied And People Died: Chinese Scientists Destroyed Wuhan Coronavirus Evidence in December
Via: The People's Fish • 94 comments • 5 days ago
The Chinese are to blame for this Wuhan coronavirus pandemic. Their containment methods were laughable, their officials refused to inform the public, and people died. They allowed Wuhan to celebrate Chinese New Year, exposing potentially tens of thousands to the disease. Some five million left the city before they enacted a quarantine. And now we’re hearing that they knew about human...
Mar 20 1:email@example.comActually, you don’t have to explain a thing to me, I already know the way these things go. I think we are all doing what we can as a society right now. Time to move on from the R’s verses the D’s...
Mar 20 1:firstname.lastname@example.orgHatred obsession is worse.
Mar 20 1:email@example.comYou are making this too political for your agenda. I expected that.
Mar 20 12:firstname.lastname@example.orgI wouldn’t consider it deceit, it would be more like not realizing exactly what we were dealing with because it came from another country. I think it was more of not understanding what this was....
Mar 20 11:email@example.comHow do you feel about how the Chinese government handled this first?
Mar 20 5:firstname.lastname@example.orgI am talking about all of the press and the Chinese Government, will you please stop making this political?
Mar 20 5:email@example.comWho cares what they said, no one would think it would ever come to this.
I don’t give a shit what they said... you can bring that up all you want, and make it political, but that does not change...
Mar 19 11:firstname.lastname@example.orgSome of the press is.... not surprising.
Mar 19 11:email@example.comAgreed, the more I learn, the more this makes me angry. I kind of knew, but it’s coming out even more. Sickness, death and now the crippling around the globe because these bastards covered this up.
Two former Obama officials clash on MSNBC
By: Vic Eldred • 19 comments • one week ago • LOCKED
MSNBC offered their indoctrinated viewers another rare treat yesterday as former Obama FEMA administrator got a little hot under the collar and stormed off the set after Andy Slavitt – Obama's former acting administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said that Fugate's comments weren't "helpful." For those unaware of progressive newspeak to say one's comments...
Mar 20 9:19am@4I think now it’s a matter of everyone using common sense and listening to the restrictions. I really don’t know how it would be if you ordered the whole country to stay home and not go out. I...
The Pandemic Hits Home
By: Perrie Halpern R.A. • 151 comments • 4 days ago
Mar 19 3:firstname.lastname@example.orgThat’s a good idea!
I will make some hamsters too....
Mar 19 2:email@example.com😆
Mar 19 1:40pm@14I crochet, so I thought I would share with you all what I have been making for the past couple hours. Looks like there will be plenty of time on our hands. lol.
Mar 19 10:firstname.lastname@example.orgSorry to hear the news about all of you, take care to all of you...
Why is everyone so obsessed with toilet paper?
Via: Buzz of the Orient • 70 comments • 5 days ago
Mar 19 2:email@example.com: )
Mar 19 8:firstname.lastname@example.orgHi Shona,
I hope you are doing okay through all this. It has crippled everything. I can’t believe how our lives have changed so fast. Just trying to do the best we can in my family. Take good...
Mar 18 10:57pm@13One of the news stations mentioned looting... dear god, I hope that does not happen.
Mar 18 7:56pm@5I ran out, using Kleenex now.
Former Trump economic adviser: This is Trump's 'Churchillian-moment'
Via: Vic Eldred • 60 comments • one week ago • LOCKED
A former top economics adviser to President Donald Trump did not mince words when it came to describing the challenge posed to the country and the president by the coronavirus outbreak.
"Let's face it, this is his Churchillian moment," said Fox News contributor and Heritage Foundation distinguished visiting fellow Stephen Moore , in reference to former British Prime Minister...
Mar 18 6:email@example.comI would be curious to see how the other presidents would handle this. Then again I am sure you would think they would have handled it perfectly.
Mar 18 6:firstname.lastname@example.orgI know who the delusional ones are...
Mar 18 4:34pm@3I am so tired of the blame game in this country, it’s not our country that’s at blame. We are all trying to deal with this as best we can. Yes, if China would have nipped this in the butt and not...
Trump says he knew coronavirus was a 'pandemic long before it was called' one. Two weeks ago he called it a 'hoax.'
Via: JohnRussell • 32 comments • one week ago
Speaking to reporters at the White House on Tuesday, Trump denied he's changed his tune in recent days about the coronavirus.
The president is even claiming he was ahead of the curve and knew the outbreak amounted to a pandemic even before the World Health Organization declared it one. "I've always viewed it as very serious," he said. "There was no difference yesterday from days...
Mar 17 8:17pm@4You just can’t please everyone no matter what. I tell ya what though, I gave that up a long time ago. Glad I did too. I think Trump should do the same thing. I think there comes a time to tune...
A Generational War Is Brewing Over Coronavirus
Via: XDm9mm • 14 comments • 2 weeks ago
Scientists and government officials fighting the coronavirus epidemic say they have a problem: Carefree youths.
Said another way, self absorbed pieces of shit with no concept of reality. Me,me,me... It's all about me.
Please go to the seed article. There is an excellent video in the very beginning which explains in pretty good detail the genesis of this disease. Also,...
Mar 17 5:email@example.comYou would be welcome 😊
Mar 17 4:firstname.lastname@example.orgIt’s a smoked shoulder, my parents called it ‘smoked neck’. It’s fully cooked and nice and sweet. They have been around for years. All cooked in one big pot. The house will smell like cabbage for...
Mar 17 4:email@example.com Can’t forget about green tinted beer too! 😊
Mar 17 4:24pm@2My daughter and I were doing yard work together. I was putting her to work.. lol
Now we are making ham, cabbage and potatoes for dinner tonight. We have green lights in the windows too. In the...
The Irish Rover - Happy St Patricks day
By: JohnRussell • 13 comments • one week ago
Post some Irish music
Johnny McEldoo - The Clancys
The Rattlin Bog - Irish Drinking Songs
The Irish National Anthem - John McDermott
Beer Beer Beer - The Clancys
Mar 17 3:26pm@4Happy ☘️ Everyone.
Italians over 80 'will be left to die' as country overwhelmed by coronavirus
Via: The People's Fish • 47 comments • one week ago
Coronavirus victims in Italy will be denied access to intensive care if they are aged 80 or more or in poor health should pressure on beds increase, a document prepared by a crisis management unit in Turin proposes.
Some patients denied intensive care will in effect be left to die, doctors fear.
The unit has drawn up a protocol, seen by The Telegraph, that will determine...
Mar 16 4:firstname.lastname@example.orgIt’s sad and a shame that we even have to go in that direction. I was hoping that it would not come to this.
All I can say is just take care and hope that everyone on NT will be okay through...
Mar 16 3:email@example.comThis is just inhuman. You just did not do this..
btw... Welcome back!
The Wuhan Flu is now China's leading export.
By: The People's Fish • 79 comments • one week ago
It's Sunday, day three of the Media's hysterical pandemic.
Do you have enough toilet paper for a respiratory cold?
Mar 16 3:firstname.lastname@example.orgI know, please don’t forget about our old folks. Our parents and if still living our grandparents. They took care of us, now we must take care of them.
Mar 16 11:email@example.comIt’s more of a older person virus. It looks like 65 and older. The young could carry it, but it does not harm them like the older folks.
Mar 16 11:firstname.lastname@example.orgHi Ed, I am doing the same thing. I went to the grocery store and no potatoes, no paper products and half the shelves were empty in the entire store. It was something else. Just try to stay home if...
Mar 15 7:email@example.comDementia could be a blessing, you don’t know what is going on so you don’t worry about anything...
I am on it for 9 days.
Mar 15 3:firstname.lastname@example.orgI have asthma, but a mild case of it, plus I am on Prednisone right now for itching. So I am trying to keep vigilant about this.
Mar 15 3:email@example.comI have plenty of coffee too, may need to get some more supplies soon. We took a drive to Assateague this morning to see the horses and plenty of folks out and about.
Stay safe you all.
Mar 15 3:firstname.lastname@example.orgHope you feel better soon.
You Can't Say That Anymore
By: Wheel • 81 comments • 4 days ago
I'm going to talk about something that I literally never talk about to strangers. I'm going to talk about my son. His name is J.T. He will be 40 years old in July. He's in prison in Va. right now.
He got arrested and sent to Youth Detention for the first time when he was 12 years old. 6 weeks, seemed like a eternity to me then. But since then he's spent more than half his life in...
Mar 16 12:19pm@4I am sorry to hear what you are going through with your son. It’s nice that you are there for him, that means a lot.
New York City to close schools; bars, restaurants around U.S. ordered closed over coronavirus
Mar 16 7:42am@6It would be nice to get a reimbursement on college tuition if this keeps up. Kind of hard to do lab courses and art education courses with all this. Some things they can do on line and others they...
Amid coronavirus panic-buying, 2 injured in fight in Sam's Club wine aisle
Mar 15 12:00pm@10We where walking on the boardwalk and they had toilet paper in the claw machine.... he he
Mar 15 11:58am@9I think we are going to see more and more of people acting this way. So far where I am people are actually more helpful. I hear some telling others where to go if they need anything. They are...
Mar 15 11:email@example.comLoved that, but I think I will pass on that idea. : )
People are coming together across U.S. to support local Chinatowns amid Coronavirus fears
Mar 15 10:firstname.lastname@example.orgIt never hurts to ‘try’ to take precautions, every little bit helps. An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. We don’t always know where these viruses start, but we can work together to...
Mar 13 3:email@example.comYes, but using proper hygiene could do a world of good.... sorry for the pun.
Mar 13 1:59pm@10My daughter loves Asian food so we will be eating it quite often. If there are people that want to support these restaurants then that is their decision, if some don’t want to eat at them, that is...
Mar 13 1:firstname.lastname@example.orgI have a right to talk about it if I want to, free speech.
Also, people do have the right to pick where they want to spend their money and eat. If they don’t want to eat there, that is their...
Mar 13 1:email@example.comEating in a Chinese restaurant in the US would not bother me. I got carry out Chinese yesterday. I would not eat at a wet market in China though. Some people do get really scared though, I am not...
Mar 13 1:firstname.lastname@example.orgNo, but it is crucial to act on it immediately to contain it. In this case, they did not.
Mar 13 1:email@example.comIn that particular case the patient was acting stupid.
Mar 13 12:firstname.lastname@example.orgYes, I read about how some people in China were very upset that their government did not act on this immediately. So... here we are.
Mar 13 12:email@example.comOh, and by the way, this is NOT a racist comment. If anyone thinks it is... then explain why.
Mar 13 12:firstname.lastname@example.orgI agree Vic, what they need to do is find out the source, and never let this happen again. The problem was this market was unsanitary and they did not use the proper tools to keep people from...
NY Attorney General Orders Alex Jones to Stop Selling His Coronavirus-Fighting Toothpaste
Via: JohnRussell • 68 comments • one week ago
New York Attorney General Letitia James ordered InfoWars founder Alex Jones to “immediately stop selling & marketing products as a treatment,” after he claimed his supplements were “antivirals” that could cure the coronavirus.
James also explained in a Twitter post, “If he doesn’t cease & desist these activities immediately, I won’t hesitate to take legal action.”...
Mar 14 4:email@example.comYep, greedy and taking advantage of a situation.
Mar 14 4:firstname.lastname@example.orgThose prices are a crime. Greedy a**holes.
Mar 13 7:email@example.com😁
Mar 13 3:53pm@7Let this be a lesson to everyone about scammers.
I heard some airlines are charging people up to 5,000 for tickets to come back home. Price gouging looks like.
Mar 13 3:firstname.lastname@example.orgEwwww god... lol
Two of the last white giraffes on Earth were slaughtered by poachers
Mar 13 7:email@example.comDamn.... I sure wouldn’t want to make you guys mad... lol
Mar 13 9:20am@7Makes me so angry...
Time to hunt down the poachers.
Biden Captured on Twitter
Via: TᵢG • 258 comments • 4 days ago
Man ... this looks like another crappy election season. What is wrong with our system when we are left with these as our only choices for PotUS?
Mar 13 11:firstname.lastname@example.orgYes...
Mar 13 11:email@example.comNo, I am telling you what I have noticed and it is my opinion, just like it is your opinion that he may not have issues. I am sure you cannot prove anything as well. I am sure if it was someone...
Mar 13 9:firstname.lastname@example.orgI don’t need to, it’s quite obvious.
Mar 12 8:email@example.comYou are right, all the presidents need others around, but they do not have problems with their minds like I have noticed Biden has.
Mar 11 8:firstname.lastname@example.orgIt is trivial, it was just a question. If he does become the President, he will need lots of help around him. He does have a short fuse.
Mar 11 3:46pm@4If something so trivial sets him off, how will he handle the pressures of being a President? This man is not emotionally capable of this. His wife should realize this.
Locust Valley and Related Schools All Close After Two Cases of Coronavirus Reported
Mar 12 5:email@example.comNo wipes either, bleach was low as well. You can use any cleaner with a paper towel if you want to wipe off things. People get silly, you must use common sense, but try not to go crazy.
Mar 12 5:firstname.lastname@example.orgLeaves? They are all dried out where I am...
Mar 12 5:email@example.com😂
Mar 12 4:21pm@16Toilet paper is out in many places... I don’t get it, you don’t get the damn shits with it!
Mar 10 2:firstname.lastname@example.orgGood idea....
Mar 10 2:email@example.comI know, it is so hard to know who is sick and who is not. I have asthma, so I am not going out except to the grocery store.
Mar 10 2:firstname.lastname@example.orgHmmm, I don’t know, it might get cancelled.
Mar 10 1:58pm@9Looks like Towson University might be closing a few weeks along with the spring vacation. There were a few people that were around DC near the people that contacted the virus. My daughter just told...
Mar 10 12:41pm@4I have not had any in Berlin Maryland so far. There were some in Montgomery Country though.
Mar 10 12:email@example.comHoping you stay safe through this.
All Broadway Shows Closing For One Month
By: JohnRussell • 22 comments • 2 weeks ago
The governor of New York is closing down all Broadway theaters for one month, ending on April 12th, out of concern for the spread of the coronavirus.
This reminds a little of Shakespeare's London, when the theaters would be closed during outbreaks of the plague and the acting troupes would go "on the road" to smaller towns and villages and perform there, where there were no...
Mar 12 5:23pm@7They need to close the stock market. They have in the past, so it might be a good idea.
Mar 12 5:18pm@6The swine flu killed 13,000 in the US. So far 37 have died from this virus. I am hoping the numbers never reach that level.
Every woman in the Utah Senate walked out in protest of a mandatory ultrasound bill
Via: Larry Hampton • 6 comments • 2 weeks ago
Mar 11 3:39pm@2I don’t blame them, I would walk out too.
I had the procedure done to get a better look at my ovaries. She had trouble inserting it, so I did it myself. Very uncomfortable, especially when they...
Led Zeppelin wins 'Stairway to Heaven' copyright dispute
How big will the coronavirus epidemic be? An epidemiologist updates his concerns
Via: Dignitatem Societatis • 72 comments • one week ago
Mar 11 8:firstname.lastname@example.orgI looked up the animal, they consider them a delicacy in China. Looks like they did not use proper sanitary regulations in that market. They call them wet markets, where they sell live and dead...
Mar 10 4:email@example.comI read that it came from bats. I also read about the market too. So does that mean they were eating bat meat?
By: Sichuan • 27 comments • 2 weeks ago
It's been so long since I've been here on The Newstalkers that I can't seem to determine how to write an article or where to put it. I apologize if I have put this in the wrong place.
Anyway, I would like to apologize to anyone I have offended on The Newstalkers. I'm known for using quite colorful language at times and I'm known for speaking about what's on my mind. However, I have a...
Mar 10 2:17pm@11I am so sorry to hear about your illness and I will be thinking of you.. ❤️
Do God/s exist? Probably not.
By: Gordy327 • 385 comments • 2 weeks ago
God/s is a concept which has permeated human cultures and societies throughout history. The belief and worship of god/s can be traced back thousands of years and it's not unreasonable to assume that even primitive humans in individual tribes may have had a concept of gods before the establishment of permanent settlements and civilization. While the belief in god/s helped bring communities...
Mar 10 11:firstname.lastname@example.orgI mean subject.
Mar 10 8:email@example.comThanks for the video, it was interesting.
Mar 10 8:firstname.lastname@example.orgI understand, but I have seen words like spaghetti monster and other terms mocking others beliefs. I think there are some (not all) that enjoy getting a laugh out of this. There are some here that...
Mar 09 10:email@example.comYou can be closed minded on either side. Some people will refuse to admit that there is a possibility that there is life after death and that we can’t be 100% sure. They think they are right and...
Mar 09 4:firstname.lastname@example.orgWell, I am not talking about any beliefs. I am talking about something that we all may not know or realize yet. There may be something out there that we have not discovered yet.
Mar 09 4:email@example.comNothing is definite, if it was, we would not be discussing this. If we were sure, then the world would be very different. I will always keep an open mind. I don’t think any of us are 100% sure.
Mar 09 4:firstname.lastname@example.orgPerhaps some of us are willing to look at more possibilities. I am not going to be upset if it is just like before we are born. I will keep an open mind instead of a closed one. Btw, I never used...
Mar 09 2:52pm@3I don’t know if there are any God or Gods, but I would like to know if there is a possibility that consciousness is independent from the brain. Perhaps the brain filters it.
Stock Market Down almost 2000 points
Via: JohnRussell • 102 comments • 2 weeks ago
▼ 1,884.88 (7.29%)
March 9, 9:48 AM EDT
Mar 10 10:email@example.comI think there is some ... got ya! moments with this. : )
Mar 10 10:firstname.lastname@example.orgAgreed Loki, you have to look at it in the long run and not go nuts.
Mar 10 10:email@example.comWe all know how the stock market works. Eventually it will creep back up. People panic too, and that puts a dent in it. It’s the virus and the oil. : )
Mar 10 9:firstname.lastname@example.orgAgreed, amazing how the facts seem to be brushed over... wow, didn’t we hear that before?
Mar 10 9:email@example.comIt will go back up again, I don’t need mine right now so I will wait it out.
Mar 10 9:firstname.lastname@example.orgI knew this was going to happen. It’s the virus and oil that is doing this. The virus is stopping travelers from circulating money. Airlines, cruises, restaurants, local events, shopping and many...
1.5 billion-year-old Earth had water everywhere, but not one continent, study suggests
Via: Nerm_L • 105 comments • 3 weeks ago
Science continues to discover Biblical descriptions of how the Earth formed and life began.
Mar 09 2:email@example.comI was wondering if the days were longer. Your comment gave an explanation for shorter days. Interesting though, it’s hard to really know how the earth was many years ago.
Mar 08 4:firstname.lastname@example.orgHow long was a day a billion years ago?
Joe Biden is Unelectable and Will Lose
Via: Comrade Cameron • 66 comments • 3 weeks ago
Don’t vote for Biden as the most electable candidate. He isn’t.
Joe Biden has serious electability problems. Lau and Redlawsk’s How Voters Decide: Information Processing in Election Campaigns is one of the most important, and hardest to understand, books dealing with elections. One of the authors’ major thesis is that voters chose on two criteria, the ideology of the candidate and...
Mar 08 1:email@example.comHopefully he is smart enough to pick Klobuchar instead of Harris.
Mar 08 1:firstname.lastname@example.orgI haven’t met an honest politician yet.
Mar 08 1:email@example.comSanders does have his mind, but his ideas are too crazy for me. He is offering too many free things that will never pass. The younger crowd likes him because they think college and healthcare will...
Mar 08 12:firstname.lastname@example.orgAfternoon rtb, Even though I am a moderate conservative, I still wanted to see what the Democrats had to offer. I was not impressed, Bloomberg seemed to talk about some of the issues better....
Mar 08 11:email@example.comIt’s to the point that no one really cares as long as Trump is defeated. If Biden does win, then he is going to need lots of help. They really do need younger blood in there.
Mar 08 8:firstname.lastname@example.orgMy father-in-law had Dementia and I can see some of the same things in his personality that he had in the beginning. Forgetfulness along with having trouble gathering his thoughts. Both of these...
Mar 07 3:18pm@6There were some things about Bloomberg I liked, but he is out of the race. I am not voting for Biden or Sanders, so.... the leaves Trump. I don’t care for Trump, but I do agree with some of his...
Coronavirus patient from Diamond Princess explains what the illness feels like
Mar 07 8:email@example.comYou will save lots of money that way.
Mar 07 10:firstname.lastname@example.orgYeah.... tell my husband that. He has wall cases of movies he has collected for years. I would love to throw them in a box. He has them in alphabetical order. You are right about how fragile they...
Mar 07 2:53am@1VHS tapes are awful, I can see LP’s coming back but not VHS’s. I think we are all use to a better quality picture.
Elizabeth Warren considers dropping out of presidential race
Via: TᵢG • 60 comments • 3 weeks ago
Mar 04 12:email@example.comAgreed, she really turned off a lot people. I never cared for her anyway, but she completely blew it with how she conducted herself.
Political Talk Show Host Chris Matthews Abruptly Retires
By: JohnRussell • 47 comments • 3 weeks ago
MSNBC host Chris Matthews announced on his program this evening that he is quitting his evening program effective immediately. He said tonight's program is his last show.
Although he didnt mention it specifically, it appears Matthews has been forced out by his MSNBC bosses after recent comments he has made about Bernie Sanders and Nazis. There was also a recent story in the news about...
Mar 02 9:firstname.lastname@example.orgCould not stand that whiny man.
Pete Buttigieg to Quit Democratic Presidential Race
Via: TᵢG • 191 comments • 4 weeks ago
He did far better than I would have expected. He is a solid candidate for V.P. and has a promising future in politics.
Mar 02 2:email@example.comKlobuchar just dropped out.
Mar 02 1:firstname.lastname@example.orgI saw an ad for Pete after he dropped out. I look at it like this, that was their choice and they have to live with it. They could have voted for the others, but chose not to.
Mar 01 11:email@example.comI think she will try to hang on as long as she can out of spite.
Mar 01 11:15pm@12I was expecting this, Warren and Amy will also drop out. They are waiting to see how they do on Tuesday, but I think they will not get the votes that Sanders, Biden and Bloomberg will get.