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Why aren’t we deporting illegal aliens who already have deportation orders?

Why aren’t we deporting illegal aliens who already have deportation orders?


Via: 1stwarrior  •  19 comments  •  21 minutes ago
We are told by the legal profession that nothing can be done to block bogus asylum-seekers from entering our country en masse, obtaining catch-and-release, and remaining here pending the outcome of a court decision that may be years in coming. But why is the DHS not at least deporting those who already went through this tedious process and have been ordered to be deported? Doing so would not...
Mar 21 9:54am @2.1.5 I'll repeat that the Eisenhower operation deported both legal immigrants and US citizens without due process among other blatant human rights violations.   If you in favor of the this then you and...
Mar 19 10:50pm @2.1.2 "..." A couple of things about that operation...If you haven't read about it you probably should. Due process wasn't given and both legal immigrants and US CITIZENS were deported, but they were...
Thomas Jefferson to Danbury Baptist Association

Thomas Jefferson to Danbury Baptist Association


Via: FLYNAVY1  •  11 comments  •  18 minutes ago
Messrs. Nehemiah Dodge, Ephraim Robbins, and Stephen s. Nelson A Committee of the Danbury Baptist Association, in the State of Connecticut. Washington, January 1, 1802 Gentlemen,–The affectionate sentiment of esteem and approbation which you are so good as to express towards me, on behalf of the Danbury Baptist Association, give me the highest satisfaction. My duties dictate a...
Mar 21 9:21am @3 "..." Read the articles and comments. DUH "..." Per our constitution it applies to all religions expression...Carry on Wally, your 0 for 2.
Mar 21 9:19am @2.1.1 I'm doing fine FLY, hope you and your family are well.  It's going to be in the mid 70's here today, and sunny.
Mar 21 9:00am @2 "..." Without a doubt he was. Sadly the Jeffersonia's of NT are unable to read or understand it. 
GOP Sen. Johnny Isakson Slams Trump's 'Deplorable' Attacks On McCain

GOP Sen. Johnny Isakson Slams Trump's 'Deplorable' Attacks On McCain


Via: Tessylo  •  30 comments  •  43 seconds ago
GOP Sen. Johnny Isakson Slams Trump's 'Deplorable' Attacks On McCain   Hayley Miller, HuffPost   16 hours ago   Sen.   Johnny Isakson  of Georgia, breaking with a silence adopted by virtually all of his GOP colleagues, tore into President  Donald Trump  for his recent attacks on the late Sen.   John McCain  nearly seven...
Mar 21 9:10am @3.1.7 "..." I didn't vote for Bush 1 but that doesn't mean that by honoring him at his funeral and showing the respect I had for him is disingenuous...Perhaps you might want to think that out again...
Mar 21 8:51am @5 "..." Obama did not attack him personally nor his military service. Only Trump is low enough to do that. There were reasons to vote against McCain, none of them involve his personal courage or...
Mar 21 8:47am @3.1.1 "..." Those were during elections, something that both parties due. It's only Trump that attacks his military record and him personally. He is attacking a dead man. If you can't differentiate...
Mar 21 8:29am @3 "..." And there you go, hit the nail on the head. 
Trump complains he 'didn't get a thank you' for agreeing to John McCain's state funeral, in latest attack on recently deceased war hero

Trump complains he 'didn't get a thank you' for agreeing to John McCain's state funeral, in latest attack on recently deceased war hero


Via: Tessylo  •  6 comments  •  2 minutes ago
Trump complains he 'didn't get a thank you' for agreeing to John McCain's state funeral, in latest attack on recently deceased war hero   Tom Embury-Dennis, The Independent   1 hour 22 minutes ago   Donald Trump   has again attacked   John McCain   during a speech in which he complained he “didn’t get thank you’d” for approving...
Mar 21 8:53am @3 He doesn't approve of McCain lying in state, that is done by congress.  Can he ever stop lying. 
Unbelievable

Unbelievable


Via: Bob Nelson  •  43 comments  •  48 minutes ago
“Christian radio” host Rick Wiles says that liberals are intent on putting white Christians into concentration camps . “Pastor” and “Christian radio” host E.W. Jackson says that the Green New Deal will mean mass-executions for climate-change deniers . Republican Texas state Rep. Bill Zedler says that vaccination is unnecessary because “antibiotics” can cure measles . More than...
Mar 20 11:58pm @2.1.11 OMG, osmosis...LOL, not going there. 
Mar 20 9:07pm @2.1.5 I did that and mine came back that I was a directly related to Eric the Red... I found this to be a bit strange since everyone knows that I don't have red hair. (talk about a double meaning)
Mar 20 8:58pm @2.1.3 "..." Ya know is Indian name is ''Walking Eagle'', since he is so full of shit that he can't fly. 
Mar 20 8:27pm @2 But but, Alex Jones is mainstream and always accurate...Did you know that he is 106% Comanche.  Inquiring minds ya know. 
Another Floral Extravaganza - Even More Than Yesterday

Another Floral Extravaganza - Even More Than Yesterday


By: Buzz of the Orient  •  9 comments  •  6 minutes ago
Another Floral Extravaganza - Even More Than Before After having enjoyed our walk to see the blossoms in our area the day before, yesterday morning we strolled through the beautiful naturally wooded and landscaped campus of the Sichuan Fine Arts Institute across the road from where we live, and we were not alone.  Hundreds, perhaps even thousands come from near and far, by foot and car...
Mar 20 11:47pm @2 No more extravaganzas, I'm on overload.... Just kidding, beautiful photos and love the colors or colours.
Johnny Cash & Family - Will The Circle Be Unbroken

Johnny Cash & Family - Will The Circle Be Unbroken


Via: Krishna  •  4 comments  •  5 hours ago
Mar 20 11:37pm @3 Johnny Cash was every man. He sang about miners, truckers, trains and the working man. He sang about blacks and Indians. In 1964 he recorded ''Bitter Tears'' and complete song album about Native...
This, Apparently, Is the Optimal Driving Position

This, Apparently, Is the Optimal Driving Position


Via: Bob Nelson  •  9 comments  •  9 hours ago
Recently, Jaguar enlisted the help of its Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Steve Iley, to create a video guide of the perfect driving position. Obviously, this position is only feasible if your car seat is flexible in its adjustment options, but thankfully most modern cars are good about that. First, you’re supposed to take everything out of your pockets, as “bulky items affect sitting...
Mar 20 9:22pm @5 "..." Not sure but I think that she is my neighbor. We live in a tough hood.
Mar 20 7:35pm @3 You're more apt to find this driving position in my hood. 
MUSLIM STANDS UP FOR ISRAEL AT UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

MUSLIM STANDS UP FOR ISRAEL AT UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL


Via: Buzz of the Orient  •  16 comments  •  an hour ago
MUSLIM STANDS UP FOR ISRAEL AT UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL “This council has repeatedly demonized Israel while ignoring Palestinian terror attacks and the real victims of human rights abuses across the globe,” Hafeez said. BY MAAYAN JAFFE-HOFFMAN, Jerusalem Post, MARCH 21, 2019 Kasim Hafeez at UN Human Rights Council (Screenshot/Daniel Ostrem). (photo credit:...
Mar 20 9:19pm @3 One thing that stood out to be is that Ireland is anti-Israel....I find that difficult to believe. One only has to look at their history to know how they have suffered... I was pleased to further...
Gorsuch Provides Decisive 5th Vote In Case Interpreting Treaty With Indian Tribe

Gorsuch Provides Decisive 5th Vote In Case Interpreting Treaty With Indian Tribe


Via: 1stwarrior  •  8 comments  •  11 hours ago
Every year, the Supreme Court hears dozens of cases, and while there will usually be a few blockbuster opinions, the majority garner little media attention. But these more obscure decisions can often illustrate something interesting, even unexpected, about one of the justices. And so it was on Tuesday with Justice Neil Gorsuch and   a relatively obscure and underplayed Indian treaty case....
Mar 20 8:54pm @4.1 I love that comment....Sadly it won't end with this case. No matter all land and natural resources that the US government received from the so called deals and the little that Indians received the...
Mar 20 8:42pm @3 Justice Gorsuch being a western judge has heard dozens of cases involving Indians and Indian law. He is one of the few justices that understands the treaty rights and Indian law.... Something that...
How the Vietnam War Ratcheted Up Under 5 U.S. Presidents

How the Vietnam War Ratcheted Up Under 5 U.S. Presidents


Via: Kavika  •  21 comments  •  15 hours ago
At the end of   World War II , the United States was broadly popular in Vietnam for having repelled the Japanese occupiers. Even   Ho Chi Minh , the nationalist and communist revolutionary, started off pro-American. But, through the terms of five U.S. presidents, that relationship deteriorated and the United States and Vietnam found themselves at war. Initially, many Vietnamese...
Mar 20 7:09pm @5 "..." In war, ''luck'' is a valuable ally. Welcome home, Bob.
Mar 20 6:42pm @4.1 "..." And many of the ''Advisors'' were front line combat troops that were assigned to various South Vietnamese units that were in constant combat with the north.  Advisors is somewhat of a...
Mar 20 6:39pm @3.1.6 Yes it is complicated Bob.  We agree on Russia but do not agree on Asia  We'll have to agree to disagree on that part of it. 
Mar 20 6:37pm @1.2.1 "..." Sadly true Doc....One of my very best friends died from Agent Orange in 2005. He was in the ''Brown Water Navy'' in the Delta running gun boats.  Roughly 40 year later it got him....
Mar 20 11:11am @3.1.4 "..." Did we contain communism. I don't believe that we did in Asia. Today, the most powerful country in Asia and one of the two super powers is China. Vietnam itself is fairly powerful as well....
Mar 19 11:41pm @3.1.2 Yes, I'm aware that it was a world wide containment and that each administration seemed to follow that, but it was always aimed at Russia. The largest communist country, China, didn't seem to be a...
Mar 19 10:11pm @3.1 "..." Marshall plan, later known as the Truman Doctrine was successful in Europe. Greece and Turkey were two counties that benefited from it. As far as Vietnam goes, the US installed the French...
Mar 19 9:55pm @1.1.1 Thanks BF.
Mar 19 9:16pm @1 All five presidents committed us in one degree or another.  The whole thing could have been avoided if as the first two paragraphs state. We would NOT HAVE INSTALLED THE FRENCH BACK IN VIETNAM AS...
Why a cat always lands on its feet

Why a cat always lands on its feet


Via: Bob Nelson  •  6 comments  •  9 hours ago
Scientists in the late 19th century wanted to settle a curious physics problem: Why does a cat always lands on its feet? It should be impossible to reorient your body midair without pushing off of something first, but cats seem able to do it. Étienne-Jules Marey used a camera to settle the question in 1894 with his series Photographs of a Tumbling Cat. Photographs of a...
Mar 20 7:04pm @2 Center of gravity...
Nunes sues Twitter, some users, seeks over $250M alleging anti-conservative 'shadow bans,' smears

Nunes sues Twitter, some users, seeks over $250M alleging anti-conservative 'shadow bans,' smears


Via: Ender  •  83 comments  •  2 hours ago
California GOP Rep. Devin Nunes filed a major lawsuit seeking $250 million in compensatory damages and $350,000 in punitive damages against Twitter and a handful of its users on Monday, accusing the social media site of "shadow-banning conservatives" including himself to influence the 2018 elections, explicitly and systematically censoring opposing viewpoints and "ignoring" lawful complaints...
Mar 20 6:52pm @8.1.21 When the Judge calls you a ''snowflake'' you know that there is nothing brass about you...
Hi, I'm Reba - You need to hear my story. UPDATE, MONDAY MARCH 18TH

Hi, I'm Reba - You need to hear my story. UPDATE, MONDAY MARCH 18TH


By: Kavika  •  131 comments  •  23 hours ago
My wife and I have been volunteering at VOCAL, (Voices of Change Animal League) in Ocala Florida.  I've been a dog lover and owner most of my adult life. Wiki is our mini Doxie and is 11 years old and still thinks she is a puppy. Our sweet girl, Annie, a rescue we found abandoned on the mountain in SW Missouri when she was 8 years old. We had her for 6 years until she was diagnosed with...
Mar 20 11:17am @38.1 thanks jbb
Mar 19 6:27am @37.1 Thanks Charger.
Mar 19 6:26am @36.1 Our community accept Pits Bulls and I've raised them in the past. Not sure if we will adopt Reba. At our age adding another full time dog will be a trial and she doesn't have a big yard to run in...
Mar 18 8:51pm @32.5.3 "..." She loves both, and has added scrambled eggs to her daily wish list. 
Mar 18 8:45pm @35 She is definitely wanted and loved now, Shona..She does have a different look on her face, a wonderful change from just a few weeks ago. "..." And Reba gladly accepts them...
Mar 18 7:55pm @32.5.1 "..." She is on her way to recovery. It may take some time but I have lot's of time for her. A definitely she'll have a happy life. She looks a bit better every day. The med's seem to be helping...
Mar 18 4:34pm @33.1.2 "..." I'll do all of the above except the butt sniff....LOLOL....Thanks to Waldo for all his help (drool).
Mar 18 4:33pm @32.3.1 "..." She sure does RW....The sweet girl has had a rough life but now it's on to bigger and better things for her. 
Mar 18 2:37pm @32.2.1 "..." It does look that way. In the past month or so she has started to come out of her shell.... We'll have to wait until all the other medical problems she has are handled and then look to...
Mar 18 2:22pm @33.1 Thanks Kat....hopefully she'll be a fit girl soon.
Mar 18 2:21pm @32.1.1 It is great new and she even looks happier now...
Mar 18 1:19pm @32 Results of the biopsy from her throat came back and it's a benign. They are only going to keep their eye on it since she is dealing with other health issues. Once those are cured they will re asses...
Mar 17 5:02am @21.3.1 We should be getting the results of the biopsy early this coming week...
Mar 15 11:47am @31.1 "..." I'm sure that it does and especially if it's Waldo's...
Mar 14 11:45pm @30 In addition to being a volunteer for neglected animals I write short stories and have published a few about dogs here on NT...One of my favorites is ''Old Dog''..Of course it would be one of my...
Mar 14 4:58pm @28.1.9 "..." LOLOLOL, that was just a ''howdy, do you have treats''. Seems that you didn't, thus the pee....
Mar 14 4:56pm @28.1.7 Sadly arkpdx so many dogs are badly abused and they are only protecting themselves from more pain. 
Mar 14 4:45pm @27.2.1 "..." I  have  no idea lady, but when dealing with POS they don't need a reason.  She is now being cared for with a lot of love and good medical attention...Hopefully everything will turn out...
Mar 14 4:35pm @28.1.5 Thanks lady, she is a cool dog and funny as heck.
Mar 14 4:09pm @28.1.3 Does this look like a mean little ankle biter...LMAO. Meet, Wiki Warrior Wonder Wiener.
Mar 14 3:54pm @28.1.1 I agree except for the part about doxies...I have a 11 year old mini doxie named Wiki and she is friendly as can be. Just loves people...LOL
Mar 14 3:52pm @28.2 "..." It sure is Ender. I had two pit bulls, sisters, Brandy and Puki for 14 years. When we had to put down Puki, a few months later we had to put down Brandy. That was really really difficult....
Mar 14 3:49pm @29.1 "..." I know that feeling well arkpdx...I do as well, but reality sets in and the best for Reba at this time is to just be her companion at the shelter until we get all the medical problems solved. 
Mar 14 1:06pm @27 "..." Thanks Bob...This poor girl has had a horrible life until the last 8 weeks or so. Eight years of being used as a breeder and beaten so bad that part of her face is paralyzed.  Yet she is a...
Mar 14 12:38pm @25.1 "..." When you volunteer, it's quite rewarding. You are making a difference. Since Reba has become my shelter buddy. I visit her quite often, take her for walks and the occasional...
Mar 13 1:26pm @21.2.1 "..." Thanks RW...She needs all the prayers she can get.
Mar 13 12:38pm @24.1 Finger crossed sister.
Mar 13 3:38am @22.1 Thanks Shona. One small step at a time.
Mar 13 3:17am @21 NEW UPDATE ON REBA... THE INFECTION HAS BEEN IDENTIFIED AND SHE STARTED ON MEDICATION THAT SHE WILL BE TAKING FOR 10 DAYS AND THEN RETESTED TO SEE IF IT CLEARED UP THE INFECTION.  IT WILL BE...
Mar 08 9:14pm @20 "..." Thanks for that RW....
Mar 08 9:13pm @19.1.3 Thanks Shona...Reba really has found her way into our hearts... I'm sure that Reba loves the pats, hugs and licks....
Mar 08 8:30pm @19.1.1 We have to give a lot of credit to VOCAL and the people there. They are doing wonders for Reba and all the dogs that they rescue, Shona.  I'll keep everyone updated on the results of the...
Mar 08 8:03pm @19 Second update on Reba.  The Cat Scan and biopsy were done today...The cat scan shows a large growth in the throat area but there is very very little blood flowing to it. That is a good thing, so...
Mar 08 11:31am @14.4.4 I'm not sure 1st....As sandy said above it's possible, depending on the type of damage done to her. 
Mar 08 9:38am @18 Thanks sandy, hoping for the best. 
Mar 08 9:01am @14.4.1 "..." Oh yeah, a good old hickory ax handle would give them a new outlook on life...Real assholes.  In the photo below you can see the damage they did. Her eye and the right side of her face...
Mar 08 8:46am @14.1.3 The University of Florida vet school is one of the best in the country, Trout. Hopefully today will be more good news... You bet, that sweet girl will get all the TLC she can handle. 
Mar 08 7:17am @16.1.2 Perhaps Annie does have a paw in this. Hopefully today will bring more good news.  Fingers crossed. 
Mar 07 11:41pm @16.1 Thanks Kat. Fingers crossed for the best. 
Mar 07 11:05pm @14.3.1 "..." Thanks pat. She took a piece of my heart.  LOL, I don't think so but she tries at times with her strange bark. 
Mar 07 10:54pm @15 This is a photo of Reba taken this morning before she was taken to Gainesville.  She wears the coat because she is underweight and gets chilled very easily. It's purple and black..Kinda cute. 
Mar 07 10:33pm @14.2.1 "..." I certainly will RW....It's very nice to know that there are so many members on NT that rooting for her. 
Mar 07 10:32pm @14.1.1 "..." Indeed, the blood work was very encouraging. Hopefully tomorrow will bring more good news. 
Mar 07 10:15pm @14 I received a phone call this evening updating me on Reba... NO cancer was shown in her blood work . 1. She is anemic  2. Values in her kidney and liver are...
Mar 07 5:23pm @13.1 Thanks RW.  What a perfect quote, I love it. 
Mar 07 5:22pm @12.1 Oh yeah, the poor girl has had a lot of trauma...It's really hard for her with part of her face paralyzed as well.  What ever the outcome of trip to the vet for tests she will be well taken care...
Mar 07 12:27pm @5.1.4 Probably not until this evening or tomorrow. 
Mar 07 11:50am @5.1.2 Thanks katrix..
Mar 07 11:48am @10.1 Thanks Trout, fingers crossed for her. 
Mar 07 11:47am @11.1 Thanks 9mm.  The best dogs in the world are rescue and mutts.  A pampered primadonna...LOL, we have one of those named Wiki...Even though she is a primadonna she does love to have a companion....
Mar 07 11:46am @9.1 Thanks 1st. She'll get plenty of lovin'...
Mar 07 7:23am @5.1 "..." Perhaps she'll catch a break at the vets today. One can always hope.
Mar 07 7:22am @8.1 Thanks dave. Hopefully Reba will catch a break today with the vet. One can hope but no matter the outcome she'll know human kindness if only for the few week or longer if she returns to VOCAL.
Mar 07 7:20am @2.1 "..." Done and an excellent article niijii.
Mar 07 7:18am @6.1 Thanks for the good wishes for Reba, Shona. She is really a sweet girl that has had a very very hard life. Perhaps she''ll catch a break today...
Mar 07 7:04am @7.1 Please find a rescue, charger.. There are so many unwanted dogs, to rescue one is the gift of life for them.  I'm sorry to hear that your big old Doberman walked on...That is always a difficult...
Mar 06 11:47pm @4.1 Thanks lib50....My love for animals has been lifelong. Now that I'm retired I have the time to donate to organizations like VOCAL. 
Mar 06 10:12pm @1 This is link to VOCAL...A truly amazing organization.  https://www.facebook.com/VOCALforPets
Cindy and Meghan McCain trolled over Trump feud: 'Hope your Mrs. Piggy-looking daughter chokes to death'

Cindy and Meghan McCain trolled over Trump feud: 'Hope your Mrs. Piggy-looking daughter chokes to death'


Via: Tessylo  •  4 comments  •  yesterday
Celebrity Cindy and Meghan McCain trolled over Trump feud: 'Hope your Mrs. Piggy-looking daughter chokes to death'   Erin Donnelly, Yahoo Lifestyle   2 hours 37 minutes ago   Meghan McCain goes after ‘pathetic’ Trump: ‘He will never be a great man’ Scroll back up to restore default view....
Mar 20 10:50am @4 How sad but not surprising.
Conservatives and FOX News Under Attack

Conservatives and FOX News Under Attack


Via: Keep America Great!  •  49 comments  •  2 hours ago
When FOX News first appeared on the scene they were an alternative to the liberal mainstream media consisting of CBS, NBC, ABC, CNN, MSNBC, The New York Times and  Washington Post all who were one sided to the left. Fox showed you the other side and showed you things the mainstream media didn’t want you to see. Slowly over the years after Roger Ailes died and Rupert Murdoch turned control...
Mar 19 8:04pm @4.1.3 "..." Sure do, when I take the grand kids and great grand kids to Disney. You, on the other hand, live it daily based on your articles and comments on a non existent state.  
Mar 19 10:26am @4.1.1 Living in a mythical kingdom has no basis in reality either.......
Mar 19 6:34am @4 It's another war on Christmas.....
In bid to lower debt load, White House proposes student-loan limits

In bid to lower debt load, White House proposes student-loan limits


Via: Vic Eldred  •  17 comments  •  2 days ago  •  LOCKED
The Trump administration on Monday proposed new limits on federal student loans taken out by parents and graduate students as part of a broader proposal to curb the cost of college. White House officials included the plan in a list of suggested changes to the Higher Education Act, a sweeping federal law that governs student lending. The legislation is getting its first overhaul from...
Mar 19 7:41pm @1.2.12 "..." Good for him. The transportation industry is booming/growing and the need for diesel mechs is very high. Most all transportation companies are looking for mechs now and the pay is good....
The Hayabusa2 Mission to Asteroid Ryugu Just Dropped Its First Scientific Results

The Hayabusa2 Mission to Asteroid Ryugu Just Dropped Its First Scientific Results


Via: Bob Nelson  •  3 comments  •  2 days ago
The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency’s Hayabusa2 mission has released its first batch of scientific results on asteroid Ryugu—and it’s revealed a bunch of surprises about the small, spinning rock. Hayabusa2 is one of two missions currently visiting and attempting to collect samples from asteroids near the Earth. Its initial observations have already revealed a Ryugu that...
Mar 19 7:25pm @2 Amazing images and really looking forward to the analysis of the ''sample''....
Oh Those Anti-Vaxxers

Oh Those Anti-Vaxxers


Via: Thrawn 31  •  70 comments  •  46 minutes ago
Mar 19 1:54pm @4 I posted an article a week or so ago where this kid in Oregon almost died from tetanus. He was NOT vaccinated.... The medical bills came to almost a million dollars. Who is going to pay for the...
Either /Or Question : Is Trump Mentally Ill Or A White Nationalist ?

Either /Or Question : Is Trump Mentally Ill Or A White Nationalist ?


By: JohnRussell  •  114 comments  •  an hour ago
On Monday, George Conway suggested that President Trump has a mental disorder - tweeting out a photo of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, along with the pages that describe narcissistic personality disorder and antisocial personality disorder. George Conway is the husband of one of Trump's greatest defenders and political advisers, KellyAnne Conway. He is...
Mar 19 10:30am @3 I love multiple choice questions.  This is a difficult one but I'm going with ''BOTH''...  
Sunny and 75 F - and the Blossoms Are Blooming

Sunny and 75 F - and the Blossoms Are Blooming


By: Buzz of the Orient  •  17 comments  •  23 hours ago
Sunny and 75 F - and the Blossoms Are Blooming The nicest Spring day yet, so with camera in hand we went a-wandering. 1.   The trees are bursting into colour. 2.   The trees that bear white blossoms are beauties as well. 3.   A closer look at those. 4.   Those on the ground compete with those in the trees. 5....
Mar 19 10:20am @5 This year my weeds are doing spectacular. Most are spreading and taking over the flower beds (I hate flowers anyway) Some are so ugly that they are beautiful...(scratching head on that comment)......
WWII aircraft carrier USS Wasp found in Coral Sea

WWII aircraft carrier USS Wasp found in Coral Sea


Via: Kavika  •  5 comments  •  3 days ago
The wreck of another historic WWII aircraft carrier has been found by the expedition crew aboard research vessel (R/V) Petrel who discovered wreckage of USS Wasp (CV 7) on January 14. The ship was found in the Coral Sea, 4,200 meters (nearly 14,000 feet) below the surface. USS Hornet , another sunken US Navy aircraft carrier, was discovered by the late Paul G. Allen’s research...
Mar 18 9:51pm @4 "..." It's quite amazing the disoveries that they made. Just this yeqr, two aircraft carriers.... Hopefully Mr Allen was able to leave enough funds for them to keep on making discoveries. 
Mar 18 8:54pm @2.1 "..." They have not done anything other then mark the spots and make contact with naval authorities. There is no plan to touch or raise these ships.  I hope that the Allen team makes more and...
Mar 18 8:11pm @1 "..." The late Paul Allen has funded these discoveries. Amazing what they have found and kudos to Mr. Allen for his love of history and discovery.
Scientists Played Music to Cheese as It Aged. Hip-Hop Produced the Funkiest Flavor

Scientists Played Music to Cheese as It Aged. Hip-Hop Produced the Funkiest Flavor


Via: Bob Nelson  •  7 comments  •  2 days ago
Bern University of the Arts HKB The creation of good cheese involves a complex dance between milk and bacteria. In a quite literal sense, playing the right tune while this dance unfolds changes the final product’s taste, a new study shows. Denis Balibouse and Cecile Mantovani at Reuters report that hip-hop, for example, gave the cheese an especially funky flavor, while cheese that...
Mar 18 7:59pm @2 Wow, after six months we surely have some out of this world cheese. Climbing that stairway ya know. 
Nile shipwreck discovery proves Herodotus right – after 2,469 years

Nile shipwreck discovery proves Herodotus right – after 2,469 years


Via: Bob Nelson  •  6 comments  •  3 days ago
In the fifth century BC , the Greek historian Herodotus visited Egypt and wrote of unusual river boats on the Nile. Twenty-three lines of his Historia , the ancient world’s first great narrative history, are devoted to the intricate description of the construction of a “baris”. For centuries, scholars have argued over his account because there was no archaeological evidence that...
Mar 18 7:33pm @3 "..." And Herodutou's described it almost perfectly... Great article and it is ''more important stuff''.
Where eagles flirt: A Capitol tale of love, loss and raccoons

Where eagles flirt: A Capitol tale of love, loss and raccoons


Via: Perrie Halpern R.A.  •  16 comments  •  18 hours ago
By   Associated Press WASHINGTON — It's a tale with everything you'd need for a soap opera: star-crossed lovers, a stable relationship threatened by younger suitors, pregnancy and loss, and a hungry raccoon. Washingtonians, along with a global community of eagle-watchers, have been transfixed this winter by Liberty and Justice, bald eagles who've nested and raised eaglets together for...
Mar 18 11:19am @5.1.1 "..." Thanks, we really felt good about what we were able to do. They are majestic and huge,  Where we fish we see a lot of them and have seen them locked in mortal combat with one another. The...
Mar 18 10:43am @5 Quite the day time soap opera.... Eagles feathers are not waterproof although they can swim. If they are too far from land they will drown.  A few years back my fishing buddy and I saw this...
How a 50-year-old design came back to haunt Boeing with its troubled 737 Max jet

How a 50-year-old design came back to haunt Boeing with its troubled 737 Max jet


Via: Split Personality  •  24 comments  •  3 days ago
A set of stairs may have never caused so much trouble in an aircraft. First introduced in West Germany as a short-hop commuter jet in the early Cold War, the Boeing 737-100 had folding metal stairs attached to the fuselage that passengers climbed to board before airports had jetways. Ground crews hand-lifted heavy luggage into the cargo holds in those days, long before...
Mar 18 9:50am @5.1.1 "..." Why are you addressing your comment to me Wally...I didn't mention Trump or politics... "..."
Mar 17 9:35pm @5 Great find SP....Looks like the shit may indeed hit the fan. 
THE FORBIDDEN CITY  (a/k/a THE PALACE MUSEUM)

THE FORBIDDEN CITY (a/k/a THE PALACE MUSEUM)


By: Buzz of the Orient  •  9 comments  •  2 days ago
THE FORBIDDEN CITY  (a/k/a THE PALACE MUSEUM) Four months after I arrived in China, during Christmas of 2006, a colleague and I took a Beijing tour that took us to The Great Wall, the Emperor's Summer Palace, the Ming Tombs, the Lama Temple, the Temples of Heaven, Tiananmen Square and across from the square, The Forbidden City. I passed on seeing the mummified body of Chairman Mao....
Mar 18 9:46am @5 Another great photo essay, Buzz. 
IRISH PRIME MINISTER VISITS CHOCTAW NATION TO THANK THEM FOR FAMINE DONATION MADE 172 YEARS AGO

IRISH PRIME MINISTER VISITS CHOCTAW NATION TO THANK THEM FOR FAMINE DONATION MADE 172 YEARS AGO


Via: Kavika  •  25 comments  •  3 days ago
Prime Minister Leo Varadkar addresses leadership of the Choctaw Nation and other dignitaries on Monday, March 12, 2018 in Durant, Oklahoma. Published March 17, 2019 Editor’s Note: This article was originally published a year ago. It was so popular, Native News Online is posting it again today in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day. DURANT, OKLAHOMA   — History was made for...
Mar 18 6:26am @12.1 "..." I have to agree, it's a beauty of a Thank You card.  Happy that you enjoyed the article. 
Mar 17 9:28pm @11.1.1 Don't forget potato's and tomato's... The Spanish became rich taking potato's from central and south American back to Europe. 
Mar 17 9:04pm @10.2 "..." Touching indeed. 
Mar 17 9:02pm @9.1 Thanks pat and back at ya. 
Mar 17 7:48pm @8.1 "..." That's the part that really hits home. The Choctaw were destitute and struggling to survive day to day, yet they did this for the Irish. Amazing.
Mar 17 2:55pm @7 A gift that is still remember fondly by the Irish people and their act of kindness in return. Yup, we're all related. 
Mar 17 2:54pm @5.1 Thanks Bob.
Mar 17 2:52pm @4.1 "..." Especially since it was only a few short years after the Choctaw Trail of Tears where hundreds died and they were living in squalor with little or next to nothing.  And the Irish people...
Mar 17 1:53pm @3.1 Glad that you enjoyed it Sean. 
Mar 17 1:40pm @2 Native American, Irish American celebrating St. Patrick's day at the Oklahoma City St. Patrick's Day Parade.
Mar 17 5:45am @1.1 Neither Irish nor Choctaw but still celebrating St. Patrick's day none the less. 
Mar 17 5:33am @1 Many Irish over the years have come to visit the Choctaw and walked parts of the ''Trail of Tears'' with them. The Choctaw in return have traveled to Ireland to visit the Irish people. Both...
Peter Kaiser Takes First In Iditarod — Marking A Win For Alaskan Natives (The Last Great Race on Earth)

Peter Kaiser Takes First In Iditarod — Marking A Win For Alaskan Natives (The Last Great Race on Earth)


Via: Kavika  •  21 comments  •  3 days ago
Peter Kaiser and his team of dogs take off at the start of the Iditarod race. Courtesy of John Wallace Snow whipped past Peter Kaiser and his eight-dog team as they passed under the famous Burled Arch at the end of the grueling, 1,000-mile Iditarod sled dog race, cinching a first place win. After racing for miles in inky darkness across the Alaska...
Mar 17 11:34pm @5.1 "..." Wow, that sounds just like Wiki with the except that with her it's...''Guess who's coming to dinner''...We've had some strange guests and some have stayed around. Amos the armadillo and...
Mar 17 9:25am @4.1 That's not fair 1st...Here is why they really stopped. 
Mar 17 9:23am @3.2 Thanks Bob.
Mar 17 7:29am @2.1.2 You can be assured that they have a wonderful steak dinner, Buzz. 
Mar 17 12:07am @2.1 It follow much the same track that the original run in 1925 did.  "..." There is a reason it's called, ''The Last Great Race on Earth''...
Mar 16 11:58pm @1.1.1 G/day Shona,  It is a bit cold but if you visit in the summer it's like no place else on earth... Wiki Warrior Wonder Wiener loves the beach, she is not a snow dog. 
Mar 16 11:31pm @1 I been following this great race for years. I've twice been to the start of the race but never to the finish line in Nome.  Congrats to Peter Kaiser and his dogs.  A tip of the hat to all the...
Where Were You in the 1960's

Where Were You in the 1960's


By: Kavika  •  152 comments  •  9 hours ago
The 60's was a decade unlike most others in American history.  The assassinations of John F. Kennedy, Robert F. Kennedy, and Martin Luther King sent shock waves not only through the United States, but around the world.  Vietnam was ripping American apart and many of young people were dying in a useless war that brought down a president.  Jim Crow, segregation, the Civil Right...
Mar 17 11:22pm @17.2.7 "..." What you're told is what you accept. Indian and black and other minorities were told for centuries that they were not worthy etc...If we went with the flow like you seem to be doing we'd...
Mar 17 10:06pm @17.2.2 I have always felt and still do the the 60's with the counter culture, hippies, freedom riders, Civil rights fighters et al changed America for the good.  Without them fighting against the status...
Mar 17 6:03pm @17.2 "..." That is why the young people revolted and challenged everything. It was a difficult time but also a time, IMO, that changed the US history.
Mar 17 1:50pm @4.4.3 "..." Being in reform schools beat being in Vietnam.
Mar 17 1:42pm @12.1.2 The best steak in the world, IMO. Morton's has a restaurant in Las Vegas and it's as good as the original.  
Mar 17 11:26am @8.1 "..." That was one hell of a part though.
Mar 17 11:25am @9.2 "..." And a tip of the hat and strong salute to him, BF.
Mar 17 11:24am @16 Thanks for the story Galen....I'm hopeful that your step brother survived 9/11 at the Pentagon.
Mar 17 11:22am @14.1 "..." Vic, life is what it is. We all makes mistakes/bad decisions but that is how we learn...I had some really bad times and some really good times and a lot somewhere in the middle.  I would...
Mar 17 11:19am @3.1.4 OK everyone, back on topic please.  What did you do in the 1960's is the question. 
Mar 17 4:57am @1.1.5 "..." Each of their deaths had a effect on me, but MLK probably the greatest since i was deeply invovled in the Civil Rights movement at the time. 
Mar 17 12:11am @1.1.1 Those were two traumatic events that echoed worldwide.  "..." Idyllic.   
Mar 16 11:50pm @5.1.3 "..." We sure did. This is a quote that I have on my desk....''Innocence is the first casualty of war''....
Mar 16 11:48pm @12.1 Loved the story. Chicago is one of my favorite cities. Used to go there on business quite often and would make sure that I got to Morton's and then on to Rush St. loved the music.  One of my...
Mar 16 11:42pm @10.1 Upper midwest and cold country...Bart Starr, need I say more.
Mar 16 11:40pm @11.1 "..." What a horrible thing to happen sister.  "..."
Mar 16 6:58pm @5.1.1 Yeah, it was pretty shitty coming home. I didn't get it that bad, but getting a job as a longshoreman in the LA/LB harbor was a life saver for me.  Welcome home, Silent Eagle.  Waanakiwin (peace)
Mar 16 6:41pm @4.3.1 "..." You missed one hell of a decade. 
Mar 16 6:38pm @4.2.1 "..." MUVA, I was 25 years old in 1965. 
Mar 16 5:05pm @4.1 "..." So you're just a kid, lady. Well not a kid but a younger person...
Mar 16 5:00pm @3.2.6 Freedom Warrior, I did not suggest that you were not there. What I asked very plainly is that you answer the questions asked.  If, as you say, you were chased down the street because of the color...
Mar 16 4:43pm @3.2.2 "..." Difficult to overlook a fact when you presented none.  I stated above what the question is, either answer of leave the article.
Mar 16 4:36pm @3.2 "..." Yeah, those left wing radicals that fought for civil rights and such distasteful things don't deserve any credit.  But the music was great. Oh wait, it was mostly left wing radicals that...
Mar 16 4:25pm @2.1 Well BF, those times were not funny to most of us. Many Americans lost their lives in Vietnam and on the streets of American. We changed a nation, something that I don't find amusing, but something...
Mar 16 4:14pm @1 All that and still upright and breathing.
Pittsburgh Jewish group raising money for New Zealand's Muslim community in wake of mosque shootings

Pittsburgh Jewish group raising money for New Zealand's Muslim community in wake of mosque shootings


Via: Buzz of the Orient  •  6 comments  •  3 days ago
Pittsburgh Jewish group raising money for New Zealand's Muslim community in wake of mosque shootings BY  ARIS FOLLEY, The HILL,   03/16/19 © Getty Images A Pittsburgh Jewish group is raising money for the Muslim community in New Zealand after a terror attack that targeted two mosques in Christchurch on Friday and left at least 49 people dead....
Mar 17 10:17pm @3 Both groups deserve kudos for the outreach and empathy.
Happy St Patrick's Day

Happy St Patrick's Day


By: JohnRussell  •  13 comments  •  3 days ago
In the 1990 U.S. census, forty-four million people, about 18 percent of the nation, identified themselves as Irish.  Such a number is much more than what would be expected given the size of Irish immigration, about five million,  along with natural population increase. It reflects that down through the decades the Irish intermarried with other  ethnic groups, most often...
Mar 17 1:01pm @2 Very cool JR. 
Lori Loughlin’s Daughter : ‘I Don’t Really Care About School’

Lori Loughlin’s Daughter : ‘I Don’t Really Care About School’


Via: JohnRussell  •  40 comments  •  4 days ago
Maybe the alleged hefty bribe wasn’t worth it. The daughter of Lori Loughlin , the “Full House” actress accused with her husband of paying $500,000 to fraudulently get their girls admitted to the University of Southern California, said in a video posted last year that she didn’t care about school but wanted to experience “game days” and “partying.” Olivia Jade...
Mar 17 11:31am @14.1 I read a report yesterday where she states she will not be going back to USC. 
Mar 13 12:59pm @6.1 "..." Complete agreement on that.
Mar 13 11:58am @5 It seems that the bribes that they paid were written off as charitable deductions...That's why the IRS fraud division was at the news conference with the FBI.. A couple of years in the slammer is...
Mar 13 11:42am @3 I saw this tape yesterday..Un frickin believable...
BREAKING 'ONE OF THE DARKEST DAYS': MULTIPLE FATALITIES IN SHOOTINGS AT NEW ZEALAND MOSQUES

BREAKING 'ONE OF THE DARKEST DAYS': MULTIPLE FATALITIES IN SHOOTINGS AT NEW ZEALAND MOSQUES


Via: Perrie Halpern R.A.  •  88 comments  •  3 days ago
By   Phil Helsel, Ben Collins and Brandy Zadrozny Four people are in custody and multiple people are dead after reported shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday. The nation's police commissioner said that while authorities are not aware of other suspects, they were not ruling anything out. Officials have not said how many people were killed or injured in the...
Mar 16 5:40pm @16.2.1 In the other mosque one worshiper stood right in from of him at the door when he had his weapons pointed at the guy and said, ''Hello Brother''...I would think that he was trying to talk him down,...
Mar 15 9:04pm @13.3.8 "..." Sure could but then I'd have to pay for uniforms...
Mar 15 8:16pm @13.3.6 "..." Haha, yes another little Aussie. No guess on the sex and I don't believe that they want to know until the birth... Righ now between grand kids, great and great great. 9 girls and 8 boys....
Mar 15 7:49pm @13.3.3 Should read, 1 1/2 great great grand kids.
Mar 15 7:36pm @14.4.1 "..." LMAO, perfect.
Mar 15 7:36pm @13.3.2 My daughter and husband, four grand kids, a dozen great grand kids and 1 1/2 great grand kids all live in Australia and as your cuz love the health care and gun laws. 
Mar 15 7:32pm @16.1.1 "..." Morning Shona, I'm sure it's a bloody grim day down under. I've sent some of my friends emails but as yet have not received a response. Very understandable considering the circumstances....
Mar 15 4:26pm @16 There were two different Mosques involved. In the second Mosque the number killed was 7. I was wondering why the other Mosque suffered so many more killed. Perhaps they had security there, or there...
Mar 15 12:51pm @13.2 Shona1 is Australian not a New Zealander...
Senate Rejects Trump’s Border Emergency Declaration, Setting Up First Veto

Senate Rejects Trump’s Border Emergency Declaration, Setting Up First Veto


Via: Atheist יוחנן בן אברהם אבינו  •  127 comments  •  an hour ago
WASHINGTON — The Senate on Thursday easily voted to overturn President Trump’s declaration of a national emergency at the southwestern border, delivering a bipartisan rebuke to what lawmakers in both parties deemed executive overreach by a president determined to build his border wall over Congress’s objections.
Mar 16 10:37am @1.1.14 "..." Good to know that he's American, but you did say that he is more Native American than Warren who has a tiny bit of AI blood. So that would seem to me that you're saying that he is AI......
Mar 16 10:14am @1.1.9 If you son is American Indian that would make you or your wife AI or both of you. The other possibility is that he is adopted.  If you, or your wife, or both of you are AI  than you should know...
A stroll through a very old and beautiful park in Chengdu.

A stroll through a very old and beautiful park in Chengdu.


By: Buzz of the Orient  •  8 comments  •  5 days ago
A stroll through a very old and beautiful park in Chengdu. This was originally posted on the Creative Arts group more than 3 years ago, but I have now re-edited and framed the photos to improve the presentation, and now posted this article on the Discovery Group and promoted it to the Front Page since very few of today's NT members will have seen it. September 6th was my...
Mar 16 9:14am @2.1.1 It's a fountain on one of the small lakes we have in the complex. It keeps the water moving and creates oxygen for the fish.
Mar 16 8:14am @2 A wonderful morning stroll.  The ''paddlewheel'' is a first for me as well but there are variations using fountains...It all keeps the water moving and from becoming stagnant. 
 College admissions scandal highlights the corrupt and exploitative world of collegiate sports

College admissions scandal highlights the corrupt and exploitative world of collegiate sports


Via: Perrie Halpern R.A.  •  18 comments  •  4 days ago
By   Jessica Luther, Author, "Unsportsmanlike Conduct: College Football And The Politics Of Rape" On Tuesday, America found at what many if not most Americans already knew: The system around college sports is broken. Over   50 rich people were arrested by the FBI   for participating in an   elaborate scheme involving falsifying test scores   and bribing coaches at universities like the...
Mar 16 7:24am @6 College football is the minor league for the NFL, same as the NBA, it's that simple. While the schools/coaches make millions the kids that play are fined if they accept a candy bar...The whole...
The Mysterious Illusions of M.C.Escher

The Mysterious Illusions of M.C.Escher


By: Buzz of the Orient  •  22 comments  •  4 days ago
The Mysterious Illusions of M.C.Escher The brilliant graphic artist M.C.Escher has created incredible images but I intend to write only about a few of them. The first are his optical illusions. This first graphic indicates a waterfall, and what appears to be a downward flow of the water...until it reaches the top of and flows down the waterfall. The second of what I...
Mar 15 9:30pm @ "..." I agree, his works are fascinating to say the least.
Mar 15 9:21pm @ That is really amazing art work Buzz.
Cells from a 28,000-year-old woolly mammoth have been 'revived'

Cells from a 28,000-year-old woolly mammoth have been 'revived'


Via: Buzz of the Orient  •  44 comments  •  5 days ago
Cells from a 28,000-year-old woolly mammoth have been 'revived' By Bryan Nelson, Mother Nature Network, March 13 2019 The revived cells were retrieved from this mammoth carcass, named 'Yuka.' (Photo:  Cyclonaut /Wikimedia Commons) We may have just gotten one step closer to reviving one of the most iconic megafauna of the Pleistocene Epoch. Researchers at Kindai...
Mar 15 9:19pm @8.1.10 LOL, good one Buzz.
Mar 15 9:14pm @8.1.8 Ha, open doors, let's see them try this Doc. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sE0lfn4d21A
Mar 15 12:57pm @7.1.5 "..." Probably waiting for someone to massage his feathers. Are there massage parlors that do that.. Wait, what...LOL
Mar 15 12:03pm @6 There may be a misconseption about the time frame of the Wooly Mammoths place in the history of the world.  The last Wooly Mammoths died off only 5,600 years ago. A recent discovery is quite...
To Post or Not to Post - Why Even Ask the Question?

To Post or Not to Post - Why Even Ask the Question?


By: Buzz of the Orient  •  80 comments  •  4 days ago
To Post or Not to Post - Why Even Ask the Question? It's that time again, artists, photographers, lovers of the arts.  Thursday/Friday SHOWTIME!!!  Show us your talent.  And even if you have no artwork to post, come and see and comment on what you find here.  For me, it's time to have a little editing fun:
Mar 15 4:42pm @16.1 LOL, too darn cute Ender.
Mar 15 11:50am @14.1 The perfect quote and photo Mac.
Mar 14 11:19pm @13.1.2 He is an extremely skilled artist.  The old west, Indian, Cowboys and the like are not the only thing that I collect. I have LeRoy Niemans, Michael Delacroix, R.C. Gorman, Rodo Boulanger, Jacquie...
Mar 14 10:49pm @13.1 I currently have three of Mr. Bama's painting. Ken Blackbird, At a Mountain Man's Wedding, and At the burial of Gallagar and Blind Bill.
Mar 14 10:32pm @13 As some of you know I'm something of an art collector. Everything from James Bama to Michael Delacroix... I currently have this piece on order. It's by J.D. Challenger and is entitled, ''My...
Mar 14 9:18pm @12 I don't know if this should be posted here, but it is art, musical art. This is one of the most unique collaborations I ever seen or heard. If not please feel free to delete it.  John Two Hawks,...
Mar 14 8:46pm @4.2.4 I can't speak for RW or the Cherokee but the Hummingbird is very important in the Cherkoee nation.  There is a groups named, Walela which is hummingbird in the Cherokee language.  You may not...
Mar 14 8:37pm @7.1.2 Thanks NWM
Mar 14 8:03pm @9 I like that one Mac. What is it that the bird is sitting on or in?
Mar 14 8:00pm @7 Here is another painting that I have entitled, ''The Herd''. Didn't come out that good. A bit tilted.
Mar 14 7:46pm @5.1 Great photo EG, but where is Rocky?
Mar 14 7:16pm @4.1 Another beauty RW.
Mar 14 7:07pm @3 I may have posted this before. It's a painting that I have entitled, ''Spirit Horse''....
Mar 14 6:59pm @2 I can't believe that it's Thursday already...I'll have to go hunt down some photos for this week. Love what you did with the boats. From a single to a whole fleet. 
Ohio city removing white supremacy posters

Ohio city removing white supremacy posters


Via: JohnRussell  •  5 comments  •  6 days ago
ZANESVILLE - A number of posters promoting Patriot Front, a white supremacy group, have popped up around downtown Zanesville. A tweet from Patriot Front's official account highlights some of the posters, which have been plastered on lamp posts and telephone poles. #PatriotFront activists placed posters around Zanesville, Ohio. pic.twitter.com/LGPZxANekU —...
Mar 15 3:39pm @1.1 "..." Evidently they aren't...Sad.
The State of Jefferson’s plan for a California divided

The State of Jefferson’s plan for a California divided


Via: Keep America Great!  •  282 comments  •  17 minutes ago
Almost anywhere you drive through Northern California, you’ll see green and gold signs, flags and banners heralding the arrival of the State of Jefferson, a separatist movement that nearly succeeded in 1941 and, more recently, has grown like a grass fire in the era of Trump. The signs feature “The Great Seal of the State of Jefferson,” a gold pan emblazoned with two X’s—Jeffersonians...
Mar 14 7:37pm @17.2.24 "..." So your fellow Californians are ''scum''...You realize that some of that ''scum'' are members of NT.  A couple of things XX...The Jefferson movement is a joke, you can't even get it on the...
Mar 12 10:14pm @17.2.14 "..." I hope that you're vaccinated because that diseased population is going to be your master for as long as you live in CA....
Mar 10 8:16am @15.2.19 The ignorance of your of your statements regarding Stalinist/totalitarian/fascist is symptomatic of the entire Jefferson movement. You're aware that Earl Warren (republican) was a strong advocate...
Mar 09 10:11pm @15.2.15 "..." You shouldn't be surprised when that Stalinist totalitarian state starts putting the mythical Jeffersonians into the gulags that they are building in the lava fields in NE CA...
Mar 09 8:08am @12.1.10 States need their village idiots and in CA it's called the ''State of Jefferson''.... They require adult supervision at all times. 
Mar 08 7:52pm @15.2.8 "..." There a lot of other places in CA then the ones you named that you can afford to retire in if you choose. Your property tax depends on when you purchased the home and the price paid. I have...
The Second Coming

The Second Coming


By: Vic Eldred  •  64 comments  •  5 days ago  •  LOCKED
Beto O'Rourke (AKA Beta Dork) is now in the race for President. The man who tried to topple Senator Ted Cruz, spending nearly $80 Million in the process, will now join a crowded field in the Democratic primaries, becoming the 15th democrat to run for President. It is good news for Republican Sen. John Cornyn (the other Texas Senator), up for re-election in 2020. Vanity Fair Magazine...
Mar 14 7:10pm @2.2.2 I agree that Cruz is unlikable among many other things. That, in no way, dimishes Beto's viability as a presidential candidate.  Remember, the conservative saint, Ronald Reagan, lost a few before...
Mar 14 6:57pm @2.2 Having lived in Texas a couple of times and being a ''Winter Texan'' I try to keep up with the political climate in Texas.  I found that even though Beto lost to Cruz the amount of votes he...
George Conway Urges ‘Serious Inquiry’ Into Trump’s Mental Health After Latest Lie

George Conway Urges ‘Serious Inquiry’ Into Trump’s Mental Health After Latest Lie


Via: Krishna  •  38 comments  •  6 days ago
George Conway, husband of Kellyanne | Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP Photo George Conway, an attorney and the husband of White House counselor   Kellyanne Conway, is calling for a “serious inquiry” into President   Donald Trump’s “condition of mind.” Conway, a persistent Trump critic despite his wife’s position in the administration, slammed the president’s “brazen, pathological...
Mar 14 4:25pm @3 Dinner at the Conway house must be fairly interesting from time to time...LOL
Trump suggests that it could get 'very bad' if military, police, biker supporters play 'tough'

Trump suggests that it could get 'very bad' if military, police, biker supporters play 'tough'


Via: pat wilson  •  295 comments  •  10 hours ago
President Trump in a new interview suggested that his supporters are tougher than Democrats, and that if they actually play tough things could get "very bad." Trump made the comments in the context of an interview with the conservative outlet Breitbart in which he argued that Democrats play a tough political game.  “You know, the left plays a tougher game,...
Mar 14 4:18pm @2.1 No matter how tough you think you are there is always someone that bigger meaner and badder.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M5wi9jOl9Uo
Mar 14 3:56pm @2 Most cowards brag about their so called tough friends. Trump seems to be no exception.
What we know so far in the college admissions cheating scandal

What we know so far in the college admissions cheating scandal


Via: Sparty On  •  45 comments  •  yesterday
The massive college admissions scam, thought to be the biggest ever prosecuted in the United States , is a harsh reminder that wealthy families can cheat their way to even greater privilege. And some say this scandal is just the tip of the iceberg . Here's what we know so far in this developing case: Who's involved? Federal prosecutors say 50 people took part in a...
Mar 14 1:39pm @3.2.3 "..." LOL, probably.  It's a bit personal to me..My cousins grandson worked his ass off, got outstanding grades, worked in community projects and applied to two of the schools that are named in...
Mar 14 1:11pm @3.2.1 "..." Let's hope all of the above.
Mar 14 12:52pm @3.1.1 "..." It certainly is a parent problem, but they have some of the students on tape involved in the ''scam''....One actually bragging about it. 
Mar 14 12:42pm @3 A list of parents that are involved was made public...The two Hollywood types are joined by CEO's, lawyers and other corporate executives. Singer was quite explicit when he said he has ''helped''...
Eagle helps golfer get a hole in one

Eagle helps golfer get a hole in one


Via: Kavika  •  37 comments  •  one week ago
Every golfer in the world now wants an eagle to join their foursome.  I wonder what the offical ruling on this hole in one will be.  https://www.msn.com/en-us/video/viral/now-thats-a-birdie-eagle-helps-golfer-get-a-hole-in-one/vi-BBUJhOw
Mar 14 12:18pm @7.1 "..." Some kids tried that where we golfed. We started using them as target practice. Nothing better than watched your golf ball bounce of their noggins...They were not as dumb as they acted...
Mar 14 12:02pm @2.1.6 Too funny...
Mar 14 11:59am @6.1 LMAO, I missed that ruling.
Mar 14 11:49am @5.1.10 LMAO
Mar 14 11:22am @5.1.8 "..." Also known as ''flogging''. LOL
Mar 14 10:55am @5.1.6 "..." Or the old standby...''All fisherman are liars except you and me, and I'm not so sure about you any longer'' LOL, this can apply to golfers as well. My brother in law is a horrible cheater...
Mar 14 10:25am @5.1.4 That's one reason that I don't play golf any longer...The courses were just to short for my over powering drives....Once I crossed the 400 yard mark on my drives the game lost interest for me....
Mar 14 4:12am @5.1 That is correct Buzz.  Do you know what is even more difficult than a hole in one? It's a double eagle which is a 2 on a par 5...
Mar 14 4:11am @4.1 "..." Me to, dave.
Mar 13 8:04pm @3.1.2
Mar 13 6:52pm @1.1.1 LOL, good one niijii. Phil Michelson crows about his wins.
Mar 13 6:20pm @3.1 Roadrunners are the perfect bird for helping to get a hole in one...LOL
Mar 13 6:14pm @2.1 "..." LMAO, you missed a 14 inch putt....
Mar 13 5:53pm @1 Click on the line to view the video...
A photographer captured the last images of Kenya's 'elephant queen' just before her death

A photographer captured the last images of Kenya's 'elephant queen' just before her death


Via: Ender  •  26 comments  •  one week ago
The last photos of one of Africa's great "tusker" elephants have just been released. The photos were taken by British photographer   Will Burrard-Lucas , who last month photographed a   rare African black leopard for the first time in more than 100 years . The elephant, named F_MU1 and whom Burrard-Lucas called the Elephant Queen, died of natural causes shortly after...
Mar 14 11:29am @7.1.6 The people killing the elephants are not poor people. They are poachers, plain and simple.  The animals killed for food are not the size of elephants, they are much smaller game...and I don't have...
Mar 14 4:09am @7.1 A few countries in Africa now have a ''shoot to kill' order for poachers. I have no problem with that at all.
Mar 13 6:58pm @3.1.1 To bad more members don't stop by and view the photo of this magnificent animal.
Mar 13 5:04pm @3 What an amazing animal... The perfect name ''Elephant Queen''.. When will be stop destroying the beauty that nature has bestowed us with. 
K-9 Veterans Day, March 13th...The Dogs of War.

K-9 Veterans Day, March 13th...The Dogs of War.


Via: Kavika  •  20 comments  •  one week ago
Today is K-9 Veterans day. A day to honor the dogs of war used by the US Military. They are on the front lines facing the same dangers as our troops. They protect/guard/search and as always, they are forever faithful.  They give their lives to protect their handler and are due all honors.  Today they are used in all branches of the military. Those that serve with our ''Special Forces''...
Mar 14 11:20am @8.1.5 "..." Thanks Katrix.
Mar 14 11:11am @8.1.4 "..." My understanding is only if the dog has completed X number of tours/months....Then they can be reunited. That is one thing that American Humane does for vets free of change and covers the...
Mar 14 11:03am @8.1.2 "..." I'd be the exact same way...In Vietnam we did the unthinkable...We left behind or euthanized thousands of our dogs because according to the military they were,  ''expendable surplus...
Mar 14 10:20am @8 And the K 9 hero's thank you and Sadie for that big woof, luther.
Mar 14 10:19am @6.1 "..."
Mar 14 10:18am @5.1.2 "..." I just read an article a couple of months ago on the trauma that the dogs suffer from combat.. Makes one have an even deeper respect for these wonderful dogs.
Mar 14 4:06am @5.1 Wow, thanks for reminding me of that movie. I'd totally forgotten about it. 
Mar 14 4:02am @4.1 The military really appreciates the dogs as do the civilian search and rescue, BP and all the other groups that relay on them.  Perhaps the general public is not fully aware of the awesome service...
Mar 13 10:55pm @3.1 Thanks sister. The truly are mans/womens best friend.
Mar 13 10:36pm @2 American Humane (a great institution) matches War Dogs with their handles in civilian life. They are used extensively as comfort dogs for our vets suffering from PTSD or from wounds sustained in...
Mar 13 10:16pm @1 They deserve all honors bestowed on them.
What President Trump’s proposed budget cuts could mean for senior citizens

What President Trump’s proposed budget cuts could mean for senior citizens


Via: Krishna  •  96 comments  •  2 days ago
The record $4.7 trillion federal budget for 2020 calls for a 5% cut to social programs, including $845 billion from Medicare, $1.5 trillion from Medicaid and as much as $84 billion in Social Security disability benefits. Fellow legislators and others criticized the budget on Twitter, saying such deep cuts to these social safety-net programs would hurt vulnerable Americans who are...
Mar 14 10:47am @1.1.2 "..." I would guess that is the counter point to conservatives ''feeling better'' about increased defense spending. It makes them ''feel'' safer. Not there is any fraud/waste in the DOD budget...
Mar 13 11:23pm @3 "..." He's a liar, WTF did they expect.  I can't wait to see the republicans tell their senior constituents that they support this and support taking money away from them...
Trump has  Been Pitching for Three Innings and, has started to Balk on Almost Every Pitch

Trump has Been Pitching for Three Innings and, has started to Balk on Almost Every Pitch


By: Galen Marvin Ross  •  39 comments  •  2 days ago
I was watching Chris Matthews tonight and, he said something that made me think of Trumps pitching average since becoming president, if Trump was pitching in the majors he would have been pulled by now. It is about the third inning in Trumps attempt to pitch for eight years, let's face it, he isn't doing all that well at the mound and, it has nothing to do with Mueller, although Mueller has...
Mar 14 5:32am @3
Trump 2020 Team Has Massive Plan

Trump 2020 Team Has Massive Plan


Via: Keep America Great!  •  23 comments  •  5 days ago
President Donald Trump’s 2020 re-election campaign is said to be unprecedented in size and scope, having already secured $100 million as it continues building out the regiment needed to win a second term. “We are on track to outpace our 2016 numbers by many multiples,” Trump  campaign manager Brad Parscale said, The Washington Post reported Sunday. “We are creating the largest campaign...
Mar 14 4:29am @4.1 "..." Don't forget the few that had a brain (much smarter than Trump) that he fired...Can't  have somebody that is actually honest and smart in the administration.
Trump promised to shrink the trade deficit. Instead, it exploded.

Trump promised to shrink the trade deficit. Instead, it exploded.


Via: Atheist יוחנן בן אברהם אבינו  •  91 comments  •  5 days ago
The department’s final 2018 trade report, which was delayed by the partial government shutdown, showed that the United States bought far more in foreign goods than it sold to customers in Africa, Asia, Europe and North America. The shortfall topped the 2006 record of $838.3 billion, set as the housing bubble was peaking, and marked the third consecutive year of rising deficits. A...
Mar 14 4:22am @10.1.2 Forgot to put the /s tag...Hopefully members will recognize sarcasm without the /s. 
Mar 13 11:12pm @10.1.1 But a substantial increase to the military budget....Oh, and he wants to cut into the retirement bennies of federal employees.  Frickin genius.
Cal Thomas: Florida’s economy is booming while blue states like New York are mired in debt -- why is that?

Cal Thomas: Florida’s economy is booming while blue states like New York are mired in debt -- why is that?


Via: Keep America Great!  •  242 comments  •  15 hours ago
While most attention has been focused on immigrants trying to enter the United States over America’s southern border, there is legal migration taking place that has been largely ignored, though it may have at least as much economic and political impact as the other. People are moving out of high-tax states to Florida and other states with lower tax burdens. Florida’s new governor, Ron...
Mar 13 10:29pm @12.1.1 "..." Almost or close only counts in horseshoes and hand gernades, XX. BTW, They just elected a democratic governor and Lt. Governor who is Native America.... 
Mar 02 9:11pm @8.2.14 It seems that Texas has the second largest illegal immigrant population. Couldn't the same be said of Texas?
Mar 02 9:08pm @8.2.13 "..." You proffered the scenario the people are leaving the blue states and moving to red states, yet in the above example Utah, Idaho are red states and Nevada and Washington are blue states and...
Mar 02 2:41pm @9 In reviewing the chart what I see is that all but a few states gained in population. The last column is domestic (interstate) moves in and out of the state.  In reality Florida (a swing or purple...
 Ethiopian Airlines crash: FAA is resisting calls by aviation advocates to ground Boeing jets

Ethiopian Airlines crash: FAA is resisting calls by aviation advocates to ground Boeing jets


Via: Perrie Halpern R.A.  •  58 comments  •  23 hours ago
By   Phil McCausland The Federal Aviation Administration doubled down on its decision to allow airline carriers to continue operating the Boeing 737 Max aircraft in the United States after numerous aviation authorities across the globe decided to ground the jet series in response to an   Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed all 157 people   on board. Aviation experts, consumer...
Mar 13 6:02pm @11 U.S. pilots complained about Boeing 737 Max 8 months before Ethiopia crash "I am left to wonder: What else don't I know?" one pilot wrote in a complaint about the Boeing 737 Max 8....
Mar 13 6:00pm @10.1 I hope that you can drive a car better then you fly an airplane. 
Mar 13 9:35am @6 When I was still working (before retirement) I flew very very often. Most of my flights were international and the three airlines that I used the most were British Airways, Qantas and Singapore...
Physicists reverse time using quantum computer

Physicists reverse time using quantum computer


Via: Larry Hampton  •  6 comments  •  one week ago
Researchers from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology teamed up with colleagues from the U.S. and Switzerland and returned the state of a quantum computer a fraction of a second into the past. They also calculated the probability that an electron in empty interstellar space will spontaneously travel back into its recent past. The  study  is published in  Scientific Reports .
Mar 13 3:07pm @2.1.1 We were at a classic car show this past weekend and there was a perfect DeLoren there. Very cool
Mar 13 2:47pm @2 Very cool article Larry....Back to the Future.
Trump’s border emergency becomes more real by the day as migrants stack up along the Rio Grande

Trump’s border emergency becomes more real by the day as migrants stack up along the Rio Grande


Via: 1stwarrior  •  134 comments  •  5 days ago
EL PASO - They came in pairs, by the dozens, hundreds. In one group, as many as 400 migrants crossed the border here in a single, massive group. Many are families. And some would soon sleep for the first time on U.S. soil -- but out in the open, under the stars because federal agents are having a difficult time processing them and getting them to shelter. “What’s we’re seeing is...
Mar 13 12:44pm @3.2.19 "..." That's a very disgusting comment. Un frickin' believable.  Why not just re institute the ''long walk'' again...Only a percent of them will starve or freeze to death. That should satisfy...
FBI accuses wealthy parents, including celebrities, in college-entrance bribery scheme

FBI accuses wealthy parents, including celebrities, in college-entrance bribery scheme


Via: Kavika  •  82 comments  •  one week ago
By   Devlin Barrett   and Matt Zapotosky March 12 at 11:36 AM The Justice Department on Tuesday charged more than 30 wealthy people — including two television stars — with being part of a long-running scheme to bribe and cheat to get their kids into big-name colleges and universities. The alleged crimes included cheating on entrance exams, as...
Mar 13 3:09am @19.1 I suppose that this could happen in Canada as well. As for sclorships for sports. That is a age old ritual. Football is big business and brings in millions but it also costs millions..The pay for...
Mar 12 11:02pm @17.1 "..." You're probably right and the kids that don't have connected parents or aren't wealthy are left out in the cold...Sad situation.
Mar 12 10:09pm @8.1.2 Some did for sure since they have two (I believe) on tape discussing it.  There was one kid that got in on a sport scholarship and when asked about the sport and joining the team he had no idea...
Mar 12 9:49pm @16 "..." They probably will, but that isn't going to go over well with the FBI and IRS since them have all of them on tape. "..." Their merit and our merit must be very different.
Mar 12 7:37pm @14 "..." "..."
Mar 12 5:18pm @12.1 I was watching the live press conference with the FBI and the IRS. I think that these people are in a world of shit...The guy that is the center of this (Singer) has pleaded guilty to a number of...
Mar 12 1:49pm @11 A current NBA coach admits that he took $300,000 in bribes to get people into Penn when he was coaching there. (Penn)...
Mar 12 1:43pm @8.2.4 Part of the indictment is for ''racketeering''.....This is going to get really interesting and will get really ugly for those involved.
Mar 12 1:40pm @5.1.8 That is the one
Mar 12 1:37pm @4.3.5 Trump isn't part of this and neither is ''free speech''....This is about a damn bunch of crooks.
Mar 12 1:33pm @8.2.1 "..." That is true, but the investigation is far from over and what they turn up could be really bad for the schools.
Mar 12 1:31pm @5.1.2 When you see what some of the coaches are paid, it's boggles the mind. 
Mar 12 1:30pm @4.3.3 It will be interesting when this is all said and done how many of those universities will be named.
Mar 12 1:26pm @10.1 "..." I really feel sorry for the kids that busted their ass to get into these schools and didn't get in because of this scam...
Mar 12 1:24pm @8.1 "..." I do as well....The FBI said that some of the kids had no idea, but that some were actively involved in the scam.
Mar 12 1:23pm @7.1.1 Boston College being one of the others. 
Mar 12 1:21pm @6.1.1 "..." I'm sure that it is...I feel that the FBI and the IRS are going to have a field day with this case. 
Mar 12 1:16pm @4.3.1 "..." I agree, but it won't happen. 
Mar 12 1:12pm @7 "..." I'm sure with this revelation many of the kids are going to be really upset...Especially when they start naming all the schools involved.  
Mar 12 1:09pm @5.1 "..." Probably true BF...But this case is a real blockbuster and I have a feeling that the FBI is going to follow this to the very end. They have said that this is far from over.
Mar 12 1:08pm @4.4 It difficult to believe that the universities didn't know..Coaches were taking bribes and listing the kids as athletes that never showed up for the sport.   
Mar 12 1:06pm @4.2.1 Sadly lib50 you might be right. The FBI is throwing the book at them though.
Mar 12 1:04pm @1.2.2 Sadly this kind of crap crosses all political lines, Trout.
Mar 12 1:03pm @1.1.1 "..." Sadly your correct pat.
Mar 12 12:54pm @1.3 NO POLITICS....STICK TO THE STORY
Mar 12 12:47pm @2.1 According to the FBI some of the people will be charged with ''racketeering'' The mastermind has already plead guilty to a number of very serious crimes.  Hopefully all involved will get what is...
Mar 12 12:28pm @1 Watch the video...This is really a huge deal, the amount of bribes to date is $25 million...
What The Fate of Jesse Smollett Will Tell Us About Justice in America Today

What The Fate of Jesse Smollett Will Tell Us About Justice in America Today


Via: Atheist יוחנן בן אברהם אבינו  •  50 comments  •  3 days ago
Smollett could face up to 49 years if convicted on all 16 charges.  
Mar 12 7:21pm @2.1.1 This study took that into consideration zuksam "..."
Mar 12 6:19pm @2 There a number of studies that show minorities receive harsher sentences than white defendants for the same crime....
New interactive map shows how light pollution affects your hometown

New interactive map shows how light pollution affects your hometown


Via: Perrie Halpern R.A.  •  22 comments  •  one week ago
By   Denise Chow Scientists track pollution in the air as well as in the world’s oceans, lakes and rivers. And now, there's a simple interactive tool that affords a detailed look at pollution of a different kind: artificial light. The   Radiance Light Trends website , which went live last week, presents a world map that shows where night skies are still relatively dark and where there...
Mar 12 6:37pm @8 We are in a small city, population 55K but there are numerous farms and ranches so we do get some beautiful star lite nights. 
Trump said he wouldn’t cut Medicaid, Social Security, and Medicare. His 2020 budget cuts all 3.

Trump said he wouldn’t cut Medicaid, Social Security, and Medicare. His 2020 budget cuts all 3.


Via: Bob Nelson  •  4 comments  •  one week ago
President Donald Trump’s 2020 budget breaks one of his biggest campaign promises to voters: that he would leave Medicaid, Social Security, and Medicare untouched. “I’m not going to cut Social Security like every other Republican and I’m not going to cut Medicare or Medicaid,” Trump told the Daily Signal, a conservative publication affiliated with the Heritage Foundation, in 2015....
Mar 12 5:49pm @3 And the budget increase for the military...We really need that ''Space Farce''.
Appeals court to hear Native American child welfare case

Appeals court to hear Native American child welfare case


Via: 1stwarrior  •  11 comments  •  one week ago
A federal law that gives preference to Native American families in foster care and adoption proceedings involving Native American children is facing the most significant legal challenge since it was enacted more than 40 years ago. A federal judge in Texas ruled the Indian Child Welfare Act is unconstitutional, saying it is racially motivated and violates the equal protection clause. More...
Mar 12 12:52pm @2.1.1 Sadly I do remember that case.
Mar 12 11:16am @2 "..." Groups like the Goldwater Group and the various Churches and adoption agencies want it overturned, which will give them access to Indian kids...South Dakota anyone.
Drawn on My Cellphone

Drawn on My Cellphone


By: MalamuteMan  •  11 comments  •  one week ago
A while back I decided I wanted to draw stuff... I took a course... I practiced... but I was never satisfied with my drawings... cuz I want them to be proportionally correct... Then I came up with this idea... I would bring one of my photos into Photoshop and use the line drawing tool to trace the basic outlines in the image, using the photo as an underlying layer, so as to establish a...
Mar 12 10:31am @9 Thumbs up, Mal.
Ocasio-Cortez Wants to ‘Destroy American Conservatism’ by ‘Destroying’ Reagan

Ocasio-Cortez Wants to ‘Destroy American Conservatism’ by ‘Destroying’ Reagan


Via: Vic Eldred  •  88 comments  •  one week ago  •  LOCKED
Progressive Democrats like Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) think they must “destroy American conservatism” by “destroying” the legacy of former President Ronald Reagan in order to win back the White House in 2020, presidential historian and Ronald Reagan biographer Craig Shirley said Monday night on Fox News’ “The Ingraham Angle.” The Democratic socialist Ocasio-Cortez is one of...
Mar 12 10:23am @3.1.5 According to him he wasn't racist, it was all about state rights.....LOL, yeah sure.  And anyone that try's to ignore his factual history should apologize. 
Mar 12 10:09am @3.1.1 Here you go Vic.  https://historynewsnetwork.org/article/158887 And another. https://www.thenation.com/article/remembering-reagans-record-civil-rights-and-south-african-freedom-struggle/
Mar 12 9:42am @3 Reagan opposed the 1964 Civil Rights Act and the 1965 Voting Rights Act.  Quote by Reagan..."if an individual wants to discriminate against Negroes or others in selling or renting his house, it is...
It’s not just Medicare: Trump budget eyes Social Security cuts, too

It’s not just Medicare: Trump budget eyes Social Security cuts, too


Via: Krishna  •  4 comments  •  one week ago
“I’m not going to cut Social Security like every other Republican and I’m not going to cut Medicare or Medicaid,” Donald Trump   declared in 2015. “Every other Republican’s going to cut, and even if they wouldn’t, they don’t know what to do because they don’t know where the money is. I do. I do.” It became   a staple   of his entire national candidacy: no matter what, Americans could...
Mar 11 11:19pm @3 What will be interesting is what republicans in the house and senate support this....They better take a long hard look at their constituency before signing on this disaster.  Oh, and the budget...
The Bible and Christianity were used to justify African slavery

The Bible and Christianity were used to justify African slavery


By: JohnRussell  •  435 comments  •  4 days ago  •  LOCKED
Shall we go to the horses mouth? George Mc Duffie was the sitting governor of South Carolina when he wrote this message to the state legislature in 1835. (excerpts) For the institution of domestic slavery we hold ourselves responsible only to God, and it is utterly incompatible with the dignity and the safety of the State, to permit any foreign authority to question...
Mar 11 9:20pm @4.1.1 "..." It's known as the ''Doctrine of Discovery'' which later became ''Manifest Destiny''..... Indian religions were outlawed by the US Government....Yes the so called Christians. 
Mar 11 8:43pm @4 The Southern Baptists were pretty much the same over a hundred years later.
Native American tribe donates $184,000 to cover funeral costs for Alabama tornado victims

Native American tribe donates $184,000 to cover funeral costs for Alabama tornado victims


Via: Kavika  •  22 comments  •  one week ago
A Native American tribe in Alabama is donating $184,000 as part of an effort to cover the funeral costs for the 23 people who died this week in an outbreak of tornadoes. “The Tribe is making a $184,000 donation to the East Alabama Medical Center Foundation to assist in the burial of the victims from last Sunday’s devastating tornado in Lee County, AL," Stephanie A. Bryan, Tribal Chair and...
Mar 11 8:29pm @7.1 "..." Indeed it does, Nona....
Mar 11 5:48pm @6.1 "..." Yes it does niijii. We need more of it.
Mar 11 5:46pm @5.1.6 "..." Payhtuk naandow piikishwew lil Fraansay.....LOL (careful how you talk about the French) That's Metis or Michif which is French/Cree/Ojibwe...
Mar 11 5:31pm @5.1.2 "..." I don't know the correct pronunciation, igknorantzrulz. 
Mar 11 5:06pm @1.1.1 "..." The tribes first contribution was $50,000. They found out that another donor backed out and they came back with $184,000 to cover all the costs for the families.
Mar 11 4:29pm @5.1 "..." Exactly RW.
Mar 11 3:41pm @4.1 Whatever help they can be given I'm sure is most appreciated.  Thankfully the Creek Indian tribe is doing their part and I've read when others group/individuals are coming to the rescue as well. 
Mar 11 2:47pm @3.1 "..." I do as well sister... I read where one family lost ten members...How very sad.
Mar 11 2:04pm @1 Gakina Awiiya (we are all related)
Your Opportunity to Post a Photo - It's Thursday/Friday Creative Arts Time

Your Opportunity to Post a Photo - It's Thursday/Friday Creative Arts Time


By: Buzz of the Orient  •  123 comments  •  one week ago
Your Opportunity to Post a Photo - It's Thursday/Friday Creative Arts Time The Chongqing Flower
Mar 10 10:44pm @18.1.4 "..." LOL, ''that much'' is only good in horse shoes and hand grenades... 
Mar 10 10:25pm @18.1.1 "..." I lived in Huntington Beach for years and years...In fact I still own a home there...Small world. The Fooz shop is in HB. He does some awesome custom cars. 
Mar 10 9:45pm @18 In the late 70's early 80's I first met Ken Bayer. At the time is was a barber and a real renaissance man. He was a artist that did stain glass windows and became quite famous on the West Coast and...
Mar 10 9:39pm @16.3.1 You know that I love that jacket and what it symbolizes.... 
Mar 10 9:11pm @17 "..." Sure can...As you can see it's themed based on Indians...Ken Bayer, myself and two others were American Indians so there were no insults involved. We took the name of the ''lost tribe''...
Mar 10 8:27pm @16 Not sure if this qualifies as art but this is a T Shirt and logo for the Butch Blair/Ken Bayer Top Fuel racing team.  It's probably a collectors item now and was designed in the 1990's...There is...
Mar 09 11:40am @10.1.4 Sorry to hear about your wife MUVA...Best wishes and a speedy recovery.
Mar 08 11:38am @7.2.3 "..." Not a good thing there EG...
Mar 08 11:25am @9.1 Outstanding RW.
Mar 08 11:25am @8.1 LOL, OK King.
Mar 08 11:24am @7.2.1 Reminds me of driving up the North Shore Dr. on the MN side.  Outstanding photos EG.
Mar 08 8:27am @4.2.10 One that side of the house the number of windows is somewhat limited. But the big one is over the sink so when your in the kitchen you have a beautiful view of the side yard.. The back of the...
Mar 08 7:50am @4.2.7 Wiki has plenty of area to guard. This is a aerial view of the house showing a huge side and back yard. 
Mar 08 7:32am @6.1.7 Looking forward to them, RW
Mar 08 7:32am @6.2 I love it Kathleen. You have to post more of her work in the group. 
Mar 08 7:30am @4.2.5 "..." When we first moved in Wiki wanted to know if there were any badgers. When I told her there were not she wanted to know who was the baddest in the valley. I told her the alligators, soon...
Mar 08 7:26am @4.1.3 There are no alligators in the area and yes, you can have a fence. 
Mar 08 12:07am @4.1.1 "..." I have a service that cuts the grass and edging ...I do the weeding and trimming of the plants.
Mar 07 11:09pm @4 Well if your going to show off with photos of your living arrangements, I have to do the same.  This is a photo of the back of my house...LOLOLOL, not very exciting.
Mar 07 7:38am @2 This is Reba, her story is on the FP.....https://thenewstalkers.com/community/discussion/44942/hi-im-reba-you-need-to-hear-my-story
Grand Canyon Offers Biblical Perspective Tour

Grand Canyon Offers Biblical Perspective Tour


Via: Keep America Great!  •  80 comments  •  one week ago
One of the worlds biggest tourist attractions is offering a Biblical perspective tour on how it was formed. The Grand Canyon recently celebrated it “100th birthday” on February 26. In honor of its “birthday”, Liftablehighlighted Canyon Ministries as the “the only tour company at the Grand Canyon that provides guided tours from a biblical standpoint.” The Christian tour group teaches...
Mar 10 10:32pm @5.1.1 "..." You're coming in loud and clear, Dulay...LOLOLOL
Mar 01 2:31pm @5 Photos of the Sky Walk at Eagle Point....Glass bottom and it's 4,000 feet straight down....LOL
Mar 01 11:25am @3 It's beauty is unsurpassed...I've visited many times and each and every time is a wonder to behold.  If you going to visit I would recommend a couple of things.  There are six natives tribes that...
Rand Paul: Sure, Vaccines Are OK, But We Shouldn’t Trade ‘Liberty’ for ‘False Sense of Security’

Rand Paul: Sure, Vaccines Are OK, But We Shouldn’t Trade ‘Liberty’ for ‘False Sense of Security’


Via: JohnRussell  •  151 comments  •  2 weeks ago
During a Senate Health Committee hearing on Tuesday, Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) criticized the idea that parents should be required to vaccinate their children and perpetuated the notion that vaccines themselves could cause harm.   The speech, which came during the opening moments of the hearing, was framed as an argument in favor of personal liberty, a posture that Paul routinely adopts....
Mar 10 7:54pm @15 Current outbreak of measles in NY, one of the largest outbreaks in decades. Unvaccinated kids once again.  New York Confronts Its Worst Measles Outbreak in Decades...
Mar 10 7:28pm @14.1 Unvaccinated boy nearly died from tetanus. The cost of his care was almost $1 million. 6-year-old was infected in 2017 while playing on the family's farm, the first case of tetanus in Oregon in 30...
Mar 06 5:49pm @12.1.1 "..." Yes, I'm aware that Paul is in favor of vaccinations. Most states, if not all, require vaccinations before a child can get into school. (there is no federal mandate) There are some...
Mar 06 5:22pm @12 I'm old enough to remember what iron lungs were and how they looked and how terrified we were that we'd get polio.  Dr. Saulk ended that dreadful disease for us so I'm in favor of getting a...
Mar 05 3:30pm @4 It's my understanding that Mr. Magoo was one of his clients when he was a non board certified eye doctor. 
Mar 05 3:15pm @2.1.1 "..." He worked at the Gilbert GRAVES clinic...Tell me that is a misprint.. "..."
No, we’re not all socialists now

No, we’re not all socialists now


Via: Keep America Great!  •  96 comments  •  2 days ago
On Sunday, New York Post had an editorial about how many millennials embrace “socialism,” while not really knowing what it means:  “Millennials — ignorant of socialism’s appalling economic and human-rights history — increasingly embrace socialism and its naively unrealistic prescriptions for ending all human want.” I’m reminded of a college student who wrote his dad: “Dear Dad, No mon....
Mar 10 8:41am @4 Actually life in China and Vietnam has dramatically improved under their current governments.   
Daylight saving time 2019 starts on Sunday. Here's how to prepare so you're not tired on Monday.

Daylight saving time 2019 starts on Sunday. Here's how to prepare so you're not tired on Monday.


Via: Perrie Halpern R.A.  •  39 comments  •  2 weeks ago
* To reduce the effects of DST, try to reset your clock by going to bed and waking up 15-20 minutes earlier starting a few days before the time change. By   Nicole Spector This Sunday, we’ll turn our clocks ahead one hour (our smartphones and other Wi-Fi-connected devices should do it automatically at 2 a.m). This   transition to daylight saving time (DST) may seem trivial, but...
Mar 08 9:16pm @9.1.1 How do you really feel about it, Shona.... I'm at the beach and I don't care about daylight saving time...
Mar 08 8:20pm @9
Mar 08 7:22am @2
It's the Apocalypse - Do You Die or Live?

It's the Apocalypse - Do You Die or Live?


By: Trout Giggles  •  101 comments  •  2 weeks ago
I've often thought about this and Perrie's seed about India and Pakistan has got me thinking again. Yes, I know, that can be dangerous but just read. My family calls me a defeatist and other sorts of names because if there's a global apocalypse I don't want to hang around. I want to be one of the first ones to go. I see no point in holding off the inevitable fight with my neighbor over...
Mar 07 6:18pm @11.1.6 Beneath the terrifying exterior lies the heart of a Javelina. 
Mar 07 1:04pm @11.1.4 I live right in the middle of Fort Apache...They won't screw with us...
Mar 06 9:05pm @8.1.9 There are old wives tales that the javelina will not attack humans...That is pure BS there are a number of recorded attacks on humans in AZ and TX. They will attack as a individual javelina or in a...
Mar 05 8:44pm @10.5.1 Wait, you bought wood chips from a truck and they tasted good...Probably red willow, they are kinda tasty OMG, you bought buffalo chips!!!! They make good Frisbees when there dried in the sun...
Mar 05 6:22pm @8.1.5 This is a Javelin, No wait...this is a Javelin Hold the fort, this is a Javelina. Aren't they cute and cuddly. Just don't piss one off. 
Mar 05 2:55pm @10 I owe and operate a Survival School where I teach Native American survival skills....You'll learn every conceivable survival skill known to American Indians... The first skill that we teach is how...
Inside ‘the most dangerous place in the world for children’

Inside ‘the most dangerous place in the world for children’


Via: Perrie Halpern R.A.  •  32 comments  •  2 weeks ago
Mar 07 7:14am @2 "..." Sadly they are missing in action sister. Out of sight, out of mind. 
Baseball Trivia - What've You Got?

Baseball Trivia - What've You Got?


By: Buzz of the Orient  •  13 comments  •  2 weeks ago
Baseball Trivia - What've You Got? This is my only baseball photo, taken with my Canon F1 SLR at 2000th a second - fast enough to stop a hit ball in the air.  I had been invited to watch that game from the Blue Jays corporate box.  My seasons' tickets were about 15 rows up behind home plate. The season starts this year on March 28, the earliest ever, so it's time to start...
Mar 06 11:12pm @4.1.1 Close, Cobb had 46 and Tommy Leach had 48 and Jesse Burkett had 55.
Mar 06 10:37pm @4 Hitter with the most inside the park homers...career.
Getting an "Ought" from an "Is.

Getting an "Ought" from an "Is.


By: Enoch  •  57 comments  •  one week ago
A traditional philosophical problem is can we get an "ought" from an "is". What, if any relationship exists between statements of value and observed data? By using a sports metaphor to illustrate the point this article presents the view that a normative (ethical value - ought) can and must be derived from descriptive (verifiable - is). Let's posit that two baseball teams are in a game....
Mar 06 10:39pm @2 The only thing that I can say is that is sounds like our congress..Ought to quit...
Monsters, Myths and Legends

Monsters, Myths and Legends


By: Veronica  •  85 comments  •  2 weeks ago
Just a little fun thing.  Tell us what your favorite monster, myth or legend is.  Explain how it came to be your favorite, if it frightened you as a child, where you first heard of it - any kind of backstory. It's all in fun so please do not disparage someone else monster, myth or legend.  I will go first: Sasquatch - The first time I heard of him was when the Legend of Boggy Creek...
Mar 06 5:29pm @5.1.1 Skin Walkers are know as Yee Naaldlooshii to the Navajo. They are shape shifters and can change into a number of creatures.  The author Tony Hillerman wrote about them in some of his mysteries. 
Mar 06 4:56pm @5 The Weendigo of the Ojibwe people is the most terrifying of all monsters. So frighting that there is a mental disease named after it...The Weendigo Syndrome.... The Weendigo was gaunt to the point...
How to Catch Wild Pigs

How to Catch Wild Pigs


By: Nerm_L  •  32 comments  •  2 weeks ago
The following is a modern parable that has been floating around social media for a few years.  Supposedly the parable is intended to be a warning about socialism.  But actually the parable is a concise explanation of how modern neoliberal capitalism works.  Here’s the parable: ================================================================================ A chemistry professor at a...
Mar 06 5:02pm @4 Lobbyist usually use a ''free trip'' to catch as many pigs as they want. 
Trade deficit rises to 10-year high under Trump

Trade deficit rises to 10-year high under Trump


Via: Larry Hampton  •  6 comments  •  2 weeks ago
The annual U.S trade deficit reached a record high in 2018, despite  President Trump ’s efforts to reduce foreign purchases and steer consumers toward American-made products. The difference between the value of goods and services imported and exported by the U.S. rose $68.8 billion from 2017 to $621 billion in 2018, according to  Commerce Department data  released Wednesday. The...
Mar 06 2:44pm @4 Trump is one hell of a deal maker.../s
Angler Stumbles Across An Elusive Sea Creature That Looks Like The Chestbuster Alien

Angler Stumbles Across An Elusive Sea Creature That Looks Like The Chestbuster Alien


Via: Trout Giggles  •  8 comments  •  2 weeks ago
The oceans are rammed with odd, freakish-looking creatures. Take, for example, "volcano" jellyfish , the New Zealand rough skate  (which looks like evil incarnate), and pretty much anything from Russian deep-sea fisherman Roman Fedortsov's Insta account . And then there's this . It is 15 centimeters (6 inches) long, has teeth that look like icicles, and no eyes. It also bears an...
Mar 06 2:25pm @3 A strange one indeed....Calling Ridley Scott as we speak...
The 50th Anniversary of the First Novel by a Native American to Win the Pulitzer Prize

The 50th Anniversary of the First Novel by a Native American to Win the Pulitzer Prize


Via: 1stwarrior  •  25 comments  •  2 weeks ago
We should all be talking about N. Scott Momaday right now. Why right now, you ask? Well, for one thing, the pioneering Kiowa writer just turned eighty-five years old. For another,  Words Fr o m a Bear —a documentary examining his life, writings, and enigmatic mind—just   premiered at Sundance. Perhaps most importantly though, 2019 marks fifty years since   House Made of Dawn , Momaday’s...
Mar 05 9:37pm @8.1 As mentioned in the article will receive the Ken Burns Heritage Award.  Here is a little about the award and what it takes to be chosen for the great honor.  AMERICAN INDIAN AUTHOR N. SCOTT...
Mar 05 7:56pm @7 "..." The coyote enjoys a special place in Indian myth...To many tribes he is the ''Trickster''. A hero, a villain, a myth, immortal. In a way Mr. Momaday captures him perfectly. 
Mar 05 7:35pm @3.1.2 "..."
Mar 05 6:58pm @4 "..."
Mar 05 6:38pm @3 Mr. Momaday has always been one of my very favorite writers.  His character, Abel, reminds me of another Indian that returned from WWII, Ira Hayes... Kudos once again to Mr. Momaday.  Side...
Caption This!

Caption This!


Via: Krishna  •  34 comments  •  2 weeks ago
What caption would you use for this?
Mar 05 7:16am @21.2
Mar 04 4:37pm @4 ''I thought it was a rock''.
Democrats Should Pay Reparations for Slavery and Abuse of Blacks

Democrats Should Pay Reparations for Slavery and Abuse of Blacks


Via: Keep America Great!  •  138 comments  •  2 weeks ago
Democratic presidential candidates Julián Castro, Sen. Kamala Harris, and Sen. Elizabeth Warren recently pushed their party even further left with their latest radical scheme —slavery reparations. This is beyond ironic, of course, since Democrats have tortured blacks for centuries and hammer us even today. Slavery spread agony across the South, under the watchful eyes of Democrats, such as...
Mar 04 10:43pm @5.4.17 Why do you keep trying to pawn off that I'm outraged. I'm not outraged, what I've done is presented the facts about Jackson.  I said he was a racist, even your own link shows him as the 3rd most...
Mar 04 8:00pm @4.2.2 LOLOL, The BAD SISTER MARY AGNES.....The photo reminds me of the quote of De Niro....''You talking to me''.....
Mar 04 7:43pm @5.4.12 "..." What is really sad is that as a supposed Christian you cannot see the injustice and crimes that were committed. Jackson even defied SCOTUS on the Indian Removal Act.  "..." Are you...
Mar 04 4:35pm @5.4.9 "..." Your comment has absolutely nothing to do with my comment...Good try though...I'll keep that fact for the next game of Trivia Pursuit.  The reason has been clearly pointed out to you a...
Mar 04 2:28pm @5.4.5 "..." First off the there is no outrage, I'm pointing out a fact to you. If you choose not to accept it, that's on you.  My disapproval of Jackson has nothing to do with Trump, so don't even go...
Mar 03 8:36pm @9.1 Perhaps we should remind the conservatives which party the majority of minorities belong to....Now, of course, you can fall back on the ''free stuff'' or the ''lemming'' defense but every time you...
Mar 03 8:00pm @5.4.1 "..." You are aware of the Indian Removal Act of 1830 signed and enforced by Jackson aren't you....The end result was that nine tribes lost millions of acres of land and were forced onto what is...
Mar 03 10:46am @5.3.1 You really should do some research before making stupid statements or asking ignorant questions Wally.  Oh, hell yes he hung it there....
Mar 03 10:43am @7.2 "..." Pretty ignorant statement there Wally. There are numerous photos of Trump and the Andrew Jackson portrait...none of the photo shopped...Some on live TV....
Mar 03 7:38am @6 "..." And there Jackson is, in a place of honor in Trumps office....
Mar 03 7:19am @5 "..." While Attorney General of  California and then as Governor of CA. Warren was a strong advocate of Japanese interment. No one from either party voiced an opposition to the illegal interment...
When SH*T Happens … and it Will … What is Our "NORMAL & MUNDANE," comes Under Intense Scrutiny

When SH*T Happens … and it Will … What is Our "NORMAL & MUNDANE," comes Under Intense Scrutiny


By: A. Macarthur  •  73 comments  •  2 weeks ago
Roughly one week ago, my wife was diagnosed with a form of cancer … and, among other reactions and behaviors on my part, both rational and irrational, I went missing from TheNewstalkers, and, in addition, considered other actions that would have no bearing on her diagnosis. Of course, my realistic and first priority is to be supportive of my wife's day-to-day, mundane, spousal and...
Mar 04 9:41pm @26.1.4 I rarely give any advice but do not change your routine at all. Take photos, fly fish, go to games. A positive approach will help not only you but Mrs Mac.  It's a battle that she is fighting and...
Mar 01 8:02pm @17.1 Remember to check on injections vs oral tablets (if available)...The cost saving on that could be substantial.  It is amazing to me that Medicare cannot negotiate drug prices with the Pharma...
Mar 01 1:33pm @3 Welcome back and the best of wishes to Mrs. Mac.
Trump ordered top-secret security clearance for Jared Kushner despite concerns of John Kelly, intel officials

Trump ordered top-secret security clearance for Jared Kushner despite concerns of John Kelly, intel officials


Via: FLYNAVY1  •  109 comments  •  2 weeks ago
President Donald Trump early last year directed his then-chief of staff, John Kelly, to give presidential son-in-law Jared Kushner a top-secret security clearance - a move that made Kelly so uncomfortable that he documented the request in writing, according to current and former administration officials. After Kushner, a senior White House adviser, and his wife, Ivanka Trump, pressured the...
Mar 04 9:11pm @2.2.10 I had a fairly high security clearance but my wife had one that for her to leave the country required quite a bit of paperwork and interviews.  There were some countries that she could not go to...
Hollywood Madam: Want to stop human trafficking? Legalize consensual sex for money.

Hollywood Madam: Want to stop human trafficking? Legalize consensual sex for money.


Via: Krishna  •  70 comments  •  2 weeks ago
Mustang Ranch Brothel (Photo credit: Luxurylaunches.com) They do it because it’s sex. They do it because it’s convenient. They do it because it’s fast. They do it because it’s hassle-free. At least, until you’re caught. Ever since New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft was charged last week with two counts of solicitation of prostitution after the police obtained video...
Mar 04 8:20pm @3.1.1 Politics is the world second oldest profession, closely related to the world oldest profession. 
Top Democrat On Foreign Affairs Committee Condemns Ilhan Omar’s Latest Anti-Semitic Remarks

Top Democrat On Foreign Affairs Committee Condemns Ilhan Omar’s Latest Anti-Semitic Remarks


Via: Badfish Hαηd ⊕Ƒ †Hε Ωuεεη  •  63 comments  •  2 weeks ago
But she’s still on the Committee. Via   Daily Wire: It’s getting harder and harder for Democrats to ignore or defend Rep. Ilhan Omar’s (D-MN) blatant anti-Semitism. On Friday, Rep. Eliot Engel (D-NY), who is Jewish and the chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, released a statement condemning Omar’s recent comments suggesting those that defend Israel have an...
Mar 04 7:35am @8.1.1 "..." Just like one congresswomen opinion doesn't make the party anti Semitic. See how easy that was Wally.  
Mar 03 8:25pm @8 Former Maine governor praises the Electoral College for keeping white people in power https://www.nydailynews.com/news/politics/ny-news-electoral-college-20190228-story.html In the middle of the...
BREAKING NEWS: Rand Paul, R-Ky., signaled on Saturday that he will vote to block President Trump’s national emergency declaration to build a wall

BREAKING NEWS: Rand Paul, R-Ky., signaled on Saturday that he will vote to block President Trump’s national emergency declaration to build a wall


Via: Krishna  •  44 comments  •  2 weeks ago
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., signaled on Saturday that he will vote to block President Trump’s national emergency declaration to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border “I can’t vote to give the president the power to spend money that hasn’t been appropriated by Congress,” Paul told Republican supporters at a dinner at Western Kentucky University, according to audio published by the...
Mar 03 9:00pm @6 When the rubber meets the road is when we'll see if Mr. Paul will put his money where his mouth is. 
Maps on the Web...

Maps on the Web...


Via: Bob Nelson  •  2 comments  •  3 weeks ago
World’s busiest ports The Netherlands territory with and without flood protection Animation of the world’s population filling, with the most densely populated areas shown first
Mar 03 1:14pm @2 I love maps and especially these with the container trade in them. It was my business for decades.  One small correction, it shows the Port of Los Angeles with 8.7 m teu's for 2016....What they...
Ben Carson blasts ‘barbarous’ practice of aborting unborn babies: ‘I can guarantee you they can feel’

Ben Carson blasts ‘barbarous’ practice of aborting unborn babies: ‘I can guarantee you they can feel’


Via: Keep America Great!  •  118 comments  •  2 weeks ago
Celebrated neurosurgeon Ben Carson talked about the evil of abortion at the 2019 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) Thursday.  Speaking from his experience operating on unborn babies, Carson condemned the “barbarous” practice of abortion and the left’s “totally ignorant” description of babies in the womb as “clump of cells,”  Breitbart  reported. “I can guarantee you they...
Mar 02 10:32pm @4.3.27 I don't know what is ''good enough''....They are in decline and that is a positive IMO.
Mar 02 10:08pm @4.3.25 Abortions have been declining for decades. They are now at the lowest level since Row vs Wade.
How a 3 a.m. bar fight left a WV delegate blind

How a 3 a.m. bar fight left a WV delegate blind


Via: sandy-2021492  •  9 comments  •  3 weeks ago
More than 12 years after Eric Porterfield lost his vision in a parking lot brawl, his legal battle against the bar where it happened continues. Porterfield, now a Republican member of the House of Delegates from Mercer County, started that night in 2006 at a strip club in Harvey, Illinois, a tough suburb just south of Chicago. It ended in a fight involving as many as 10...
Mar 02 8:07pm @6 No sympathy for this scum. 
Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!


By: Uptownchick  •  25 comments  •  2 weeks ago
Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss! Theodor Seuss Geisel, popularly known as Dr. Seuss, was born on March 2, 1904. 
Mar 02 7:59pm @10 The good Doc left quite the legacy...
Jared Kushner Calls Kim Jong-un “Totally Unqualified Person” Who Got Job Only Through Nepotism

Jared Kushner Calls Kim Jong-un “Totally Unqualified Person” Who Got Job Only Through Nepotism


Via: Bob Nelson  •  8 comments  •  3 weeks ago
MANDEL NGAN / AFP / GETTY Offering a stunningly blunt appraisal of the North Korean leader, Jared Kushner said on Tuesday that Kim Jong-un was a “totally unqualified person” who attained his position of power only through nepotism. “Here you have a guy who has no government experience, and he’s in charge of the whole thing,” Kushner said, in an interview with Fox News. “It’s the...
Mar 02 7:49pm @5 LOL, ya gotta love Andy... Irony, irony, irony.
House Democrats explode in recriminations as liberals lash out at moderates

House Democrats explode in recriminations as liberals lash out at moderates


Via: cms5  •  49 comments  •  2 weeks ago  •  LOCKED
House Democrats exploded in recriminations Thursday over moderates bucking the party, with liberal Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez threatening to put those voting with Republicans “on a list” for a primary challenge. In a closed-door session, a frustrated Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) lashed out at about two dozen moderates and pressured them to get on board. “We are either a team or we’re...
Mar 02 7:22am @1.2.2 "..." The Tea Party and the Freedom Caucus are perfect examples of that. And now they need the moderates back to gain any seats in the house. 
Funny pics

Funny pics


By: Kathleen  •  12 comments  •  3 weeks ago  •  LOCKED
I came across this picture the other day and it gave me a chuckle.... Sometimes we need to step back and have a laugh sometimes with the daily stresses in life. If you have any you can share that would be nice. Please, no politics or religion, Although this has a Bible verse in it, it does not make fun of religion. Remember to be polite. Thank you.
Mar 01 12:01pm @2 Cuz I'm the baddest cat in the valley.
Mark Meadows: Republican claims ‘there is not a racial bone’ in his body after ‘birther’ comments unearthed

Mark Meadows: Republican claims ‘there is not a racial bone’ in his body after ‘birther’ comments unearthed


Via: Tessylo  •  21 comments  •  3 weeks ago
Politics Mark Meadows: Republican claims ‘there is not a racial bone’ in his body after ‘birther’ comments unearthed   Sarah Harvard, The Independent   15 hours ago Republican representative   Mark Meadows   defended himself from   allegations of racism this week, one day after his testy argument over race erupted during a   House...
Mar 01 7:30am @3 Hmmmm, seems that old Mark may be full of shit. 
Why Do Some People Wish the Attack on Smollett Happened?

Why Do Some People Wish the Attack on Smollett Happened?


Via: Keep America Great!  •  118 comments  •  5 days ago
By Dennis Prager                                                            The reactions of many on the left to the case of Jussie Smollett prove two important things: 1. There is little racism in America. 2. The left -- white and black -- is morally and psychologically impaired. There is no doubt that most Americans on the left, including black Americans, are distraught over the...
Mar 01 7:19am @2.1.1 Actually the original headline as posted was a lie and the seeder was forced to post the correct headline.  Sad, that someone that's been on NT for quite a while would try that con, but it is what...
Mar 01 7:14am @1.1.2 And this from just yesterday.  Maine governor praises the Electoral College for keeping white people in power...
Mar 01 1:27am @1.1 Here are a few names of white people that blamed the imaginary black man for a crime that was never committed. And in some cases covering their own crime, and some damn serious crime.  Sherry...