Jul 18 8:14pm@5Word has spread quickly through the turtle world and animal rescue groups....I'm now know as,''The Turtle Whisperer'' ......
Just moments ago I found these guy and gals in the back yard. This is a...
Jul 18 7:05pm@4Turtle Rescue.
A few minutes ago Red was looking out the kitchen window and spotted something on the lawn...We went to see what it was...It was A Florida Soft Shell Turtle and a long way from...
Over 7,000 Pastors Admit They Don’t Follow Jesus
Via: Bob Nelson • 29 comments • 6 hours ago
One of the most troubling statements they all agreed to was this:
“We emphatically deny that lectures on social issues (or activism aimed at reshaping the wider culture) are as vital to the life and health of the church as the preaching of the gospel and the exposition of Scripture.”
If that isn’t sad, I don’t know what is.
Not only is it disappointing to read the news that...
Jul 18 12:18pm@3Not surprising since they are mostly hypocrites.
Via: Bob Nelson • 8 comments • 2 days ago
These pictures were taken by Martin Muller while kyaking. Mt Isa Queensland .
Jul 17 3:43am@2Sadly this is what the Burmese phython is doing to the Florida Everglades. As an invasive species they are killing off the natural inhabitants of the glades.
When I lived in Australia I did see a...
Daily Stormer Founder Ordered to Pay $14 Million to Montana Woman Subjected to ‘Troll Storm’
Via: pat wilson • 8 comments • 2 days ago
Andrew Anglin, publisher of the neo-Nazi site The Daily Stormer, has been ordered to pay $14 million to a Montana woman whose personal information he posted before calling on his followers to “troll storm” her family with hostile online messages.
On Monday, U.S. Magistrate Judge Jeremiah Lynch ruled that Anglin owes Tanya Gersh $10 million in punitive damages along with $4,042,438 in...
Jul 17 3:17am@4A POS for sure and after that judgement a very poor POS. He'll remain a poor POS for the rest of his life with that judgement hanging over his head...
Couldn't happen to a more deserving POS.
A Gift to NT Members From the Discovery Group
By: Buzz of the Orient • 14 comments • yesterday
The Shell Grotto Who is aware of this wondrous place? Buried deep underground in small English town of Margate, Kent; is a grotto shrouded in complete mystery. Adorned with 4.6 million shells and 70ft of winding underground passages leading to a rectangular chamber, this shell grotto is undoubtedly a remarkable site to behold. Story has it that in 1835, a laborer was going about...
Jul 16 11:26am@6Simply amazing. I'd never heard of this ''grotto'' before.
Here are the Trump comments that sparked controversy
Via: †hε pε⊕pﾚε'š ƒïšh • 227 comments • 2 days ago • LOCKED
So interesting to see “Progressive” Democrat Congresswomen, who originally came from countries whose governments are a complete and total catastrophe, the worst, most corrupt and inept anywhere in the world (if they even have a functioning government at all), now loudly..... .
He doesn’t actually reference AOC, Tlaib, Pressley or Omar by name. So no, he’s not saying they’re all from...
Jul 16 6:firstname.lastname@example.orgShe doesn't seem to know much about that subject (NA, geography and civilizations), so it would behove her to STFU about it.
Jul 16 6:email@example.com"..."
Seem's that she flunked her geography class and knows nothing about Native Americans and or civilizations.
But hey, she is an expert. /s
Remembering Oka: Canadian forces vs. Mohawks over a golf course and a burial ground
Via: Kavika • 25 comments • 2 days ago
The Oka crisis was a militarized dispute between the Mohawk people of Kahnawake and the Canadian government over a planned golf course that was to be built over a Mohawk burial ground
Twenty-nine years ago on July 11, 1990, Canadian officials in Oka, Quebec, authorized the expansion of a private golf course which would have been built on top of a Mohawk burial ground. The...
Jul 16 6:firstname.lastname@example.orgCarried the Stevens 520/30 Trench Gun in Nam....Perfect weapon.
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It sure is and a great rifle in cold weather. Also easy to repair.
It's my understanding that the Enfield has been replaced.
Jul 11 7:36pm@6The iconic photo shown above, (Canadian solider and warrior). The warrior's name is Brad Larocque an Ojibwa from Saskatchewan . Many warriors from different tribes joined the Mohawk in their...
Jul 11 7:25pm@5
Jul 11 7:email@example.comThe First Nations people in the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) have served
Canada with distinction and courage since the earliest days. Their traditional
way of life—especially the scouting,...
Jul 11 5:57pm@1Nanaakon, aabijianzo.
Trump Is Losing His Trade Wars
Via: Bob Nelson • 5 comments • 4 days ago
Donald Trump’s declaration that “ trade wars are good, and easy to win ” will surely go down in the history books as a classic utterance — but not in a good way. Instead it will go alongside Dick Cheney’s prediction, on the eve of the Iraq war, that “we will, in fact, be welcomed as liberators .” That is, it will be used to illustrate the arrogance and ignorance that so often drives...
Jul 14 5:04am@2China's ''100 years of humiliation'' will not allow them to concede anything to the U.S.
8 Frank Lloyd Wright buildings recognized by United Nations for "organic architecture"
Via: Buzz of the Orient • 21 comments • 5 days ago
8 Frank Lloyd Wright buildings recognized by United Nations for "organic architecture"
CBSnews, JULY 7, 2019
Traffic moves past the front of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum on Jan. 21, 2004, in New York City. Designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright, the Guggenheim Museum was completed in 1959 GETTY
The work of famed American architect Frank Lloyd Wright was recognized...
Jul 13 8:firstname.lastname@example.orgNo, I haven't been there....Looked it up and here is a photo of the building...Stunning to say the least.
Jul 09 11:08pm@4Two of my favorite Frank Lloyd Wrights buildings, one home, one hotel, are Taliesin West in Scottsdale AZ.
And the Biltmore...
Indonesia Frees Canadian Teacher Convicted of Child Abuse With ‘Magic Stone’
Via: Freefaller • 18 comments • 6 days ago
BANGKOK — A Canadian educator who has said he was wrongfully sentenced to 11 years in prison on charges of sexually abusing children at a Jakarta school has been granted clemency and returned to Canada, his family said on Friday.
Neil Bantleman, an administrator at the prestigious Jakarta Intercultural School, was convicted in 2015 along with six Indonesians on the basis of...
Jul 12 5:email@example.comThey also believe in dragons and they really have dragons...
The Kormodo dragon. It ain't Puff so don't mess with one.
Jul 12 4:49pm@3Not unusual in Indonesia. I had a operation in Jakarta and was a bit in tune with the locals. A very interesting country but magic is a large part of the believe system.
Wasteland: Today's trash is going to be tomorrow's big problem
Via: Perrie Halpern R.A. • 27 comments • 5 days ago
Jul 12 8:26am@7China was stopped taking US trash and that is going to be a huge problem. Malasia has as well.
Jason Momoa Ridiculously Shamed on Social Media for Not Being in Aquaman Shape
Via: JohnRussell • 30 comments • one week ago
The actor who played Aquaman in the movies was being belittled on social media because he doesnt look like Aquaman in real life.
Funny thing is, he comes pretty close.
Jason Momoa is being body shamed after he was spotted without his shirt on. The 39-year old Aquaman star is currently vacationing in Italy...
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LOL, I did do that...You can breath now Dean.
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Fa'afetai lava, ioe o a'u.
Any of you old to remember that commercial and jingle?
I'll tell you what I did yesterday to deserve a Klondike Bar. I got my pupils dilated and didn't kick and scream or carry on about my eyes burning. And that's the first time ever, too!
Then I got in the car, drove to Kroger, walked around the store like a drunk sailor, and bought a six pack....of...
Jul 11 5:12pm@8
Atheists at the Creation Museum
Via: TᵢG • 75 comments • 2 days ago
A way to virtually tour the Creation Museum and get a dose of Young Earth Creationism.
Jul 11 5:00pm@8
Mortality and, other things
By: Galen Marvin Ross • 52 comments • 10 hours ago
I've been waiting to say anything about why I haven't been on as much the past month and, now it seems is the time, I have all the info I need to tell the story without any holes in it. I was diagnosed with stage 1 cancer of the throat three weeks ago and, I've been waiting to see if it was anywhere else in the old body but, I got lucky, it's only in the throat so, with radiation for the next...
Jul 10 1:55pm@4Good luck Galen....As stated it's a fairly common cancer and one that is treated successfully.
VISITING THE NAVAJO NATION - Native tour and photo essay
Via: Kavika • 22 comments • one week ago
Jul 10 1:firstname.lastname@example.orgMuch of what is built in the desert by natives is adobe (mudbrick) it's quite common mixed with straw it's quite strong.
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They are called ''Hogans'' and are made of clay/wood and tree bark. The door always faces east for the morning sun and good blessings.
The dryer vent is for the dryer in the Hogan, easy...
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Jul 10 7:email@example.comThat would be the Anasazi ruins, Sandy.
The whole SW is an amazing place with the history dating back thousands and thousands of years.
Jul 10 7:firstname.lastname@example.orgThis barely scratches the surface of what is there to see and experience.
The oldest continuly inhabited town/village/city in the US is Acoma Pueblo NM. Having been lived in for over a 1,000...
Jul 10 7:01am@1Sorry I was unable to size the photos. If you go to the SEEDED CONTENT you can see them in their proper size.
One of the most unique places on earth with photo opportunities everywhere.
Nicki Minaj cancels Saudi Arabia concert after complaints from human rights groups
Via: Perrie Halpern R.A. • 40 comments • one week ago
By Janelle Griffith
Rapper Nicki Minaj said Tuesday she is pulling out of a concert in Saudi Arabia to show support for women’s rights, LGBTQ rights and freedom of expression.
“After careful reflection, I have decided to no longer move forward with my scheduled concert at Jeddah World Fest," Minaj said in a statement to NBC News. "While I want nothing more than to bring my show to...
Jul 10 6:39am@4Kudos to Nicki
Fame, if you win it, comes and goes in a minute
By: JohnRussell • 9 comments • one week ago
Fame, if you win it, comes and goes in a minute....
lyric, "Make Someone Happy"
by Adolph Green and Betty Comden
In the early 1990's, H Ross Perot was one of the most famous people in America. He ran for president as a 3rd party candidate and got almost 20 million votes against Bill Clinton and George HW Bush. For awhile that...
Jul 09 7:08pm@2He gave it a hell of a run...
After FDA warning about grain-free pet food, what's safe to feed our pets?
Via: Perrie Halpern R.A. • 22 comments • one week ago
By Linda Carroll
The Food and Drug Administration’s investigation of grain-free dog and cat foods , highlights how hard it can be for pet owners to figure out whether they are buying the healthiest products for their beloved four-legged friends.
Consumers used to reading ingredient labels on their own foods might think that checking the corresponding labels on pet products will...
Jul 09 5:20am@2Excellent links to help determine what foods are best for your dog/cat.
Pan Am Stewardesses Recall Last Flight Out Of Vietnam, 40 Years After Fall Of Saigon
Via: Kavika • 18 comments • one week ago
Pan Am, the iconic airline that served American for decades and covered the world with their flights.
The Pan Am Clipper is iconic in aviation history.
This is the story of thre most fareful flight. The last flight out of Siagon.
(KPIX 5) — 40 years ago, a heroic mission unfolded at Tan Son Nhut Air...
Jul 08 10:email@example.comMeeting Al was great but I really love to meet all the stewardesses, pilot and co pilot.
Sadly the pilot has passed away.
Al told me that they were the best, the very best.
Jul 08 8:firstname.lastname@example.orgThanks Buzz,
Having Al Topping as a neighbor was been more than interesting...Amazing the people that you find living in a retirement community....More stories at a later time.
Jul 08 8:email@example.com"..."
I'm not going to follow up on that Sister...LOL....
Kudo's to you for the missions that you flew...
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Agreed. I came out on a Continental flight. Stop in Guam, Hawaii and then the Golden State.
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Jul 08 5:email@example.comIconic.
Jul 08 5:33pm@1The all volunteer crew of the ''Last Flight'' are, IMO, hero's....
Mr. Al Topping, who adopted hundreds to get them out of Vietnam and was instrumental in the flight is my neighbor. He lives only...
Toddler falls to her death after grandfather dangles her from cruise ship
Via: Freefaller • 37 comments • one week ago
A one-year-old American girl slipped from her grandfather's hands and fell to her death off a docked cruise ship in Puerto Rico, authorities said Monday.
The man was holding his grandchild out a window on the Freedom of the Seas cruise ship when he lost his grip and dropped her, police told The Associated Press. The child fell the equivalent of 11 storeys and died.
The incident happened...
Jul 08 8:49pm@5I can't wrap my head around this...There are no words.
A Dogs Life - Sometime it ain't so great. UPDATE July 6th
By: Kavika • 63 comments • one week ago
When the owners of dogs die they frequently leave behind a pet that has no where to go and no provisions are made for it. It's a very sad situation.
One of the dogs wants to tell you his story.
Hi, my name is Zeus and I'm 11 years old now. I'm a pretty big fella, around 95 lbs and I'm a iron colored Pit Bull. Some people think that I'm really scary looking and dangerous. I'm really...
Jul 08 6:51pm@26Zeus is on his way to the Rainbow Bridge right now...I'm sure that Bud will be waiting for him.
He had many volunteers staying with him in his last minutes...
He was a hell of a dog.
Jul 07 1:29pm@25This photo was taken at 10am this morning just after Zeus had his steak and eggs. He loved his S&E's....
Yeah, that's me the two legged one.
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That's true TTGA...Zeus will be seeing Bud soon. All Zeus substitutes are really going to miss him though.
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All the volunteers took him in KD....He was a hell of a dog, defender of his owner and protective of all that he loved until the end. He will be missed by all.
Jul 06 4:email@example.comUPDATE JULY 6TH
It was decided that Zeus was in pain and the pain meds were not giving him the relief from his constant pain. The tumor was grown in size and walking now is very difficult for...
Jul 06 4:firstname.lastname@example.orgThe updated information is at the end of the original article....
Also in the comment right below this one.
Jul 06 3:44pm@15Hard to say good bye to a dog that spent his life protecting his owner and being the owners best buddy.
To end fatphobia, we need to dismantle Western civilization, says Philly therapist Sonalee Rashatwar
Via: †hε pε⊕pﾚε'š ƒïšh • 20 comments • one week ago
Sonalee Rashatwar hadn’t planned on being a therapist growing up. Her career path, she explained while sitting in the waiting room of Radical Therapy Center, the practice she co-owns in West Philadelphia, just kind of happened.
Rashatwar, now 31, endured an abusive relationship in her early 20s. After college, she started volunteering for a domestic-violence response team, an...
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LMAO, I'm sure of that...
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Puggy guy aren't you....I'm 6' and 175 lbs...
Electric air taxis powered by hydrogen promise greater range for intercity commutes
Via: Perrie Halpern R.A. • 19 comments • one week ago
By Tom Metcalfe
Your daily commute may be about to take to the skies.
More than 100 electric air taxi designs are already in the works for short hops in cities, including the Airbus Vahana , the German Volocopter , and Uber’s Elevate project . But now, a new design aims to rise above the others with its use of hydrogen fuel cells instead of batteries to power longer...
Jul 08 10:56am@4They seem to be a little behind the times. The flying broom has been available for centuries.
IRAN: WE WILL NOT COMPETE AGAINST ISRAELI ATHLETES
Via: Buzz of the Orient • 17 comments • 2 weeks ago
IRAN: WE WILL NOT COMPETE AGAINST ISRAELI ATHLETES
"Refraining from participating in competitions with athletes of the Zionist regime is an issue of the Muslim world, and athletes from 20 countries refrain from doing so."
BY ALON EINHORN, JERUSALEM POST, JULY 7, 2019
Israeli judoka Sagi Muki. (photo credit: ASAF KLIGER)
President of the Iran National Olympic...
Jul 07 8:56am@2Seems that they cannot face the fact that they may be beaten. Best if they just quit or withdraw since they cannot face real competition.
The other alternative is that the federation just ban...
Trump White House 'uniquely dysfunctional', says UK's ambassador in Washington
Via: Krishna • 8 comments • 2 weeks ago
Donald Trump’s White House is “uniquely dysfunctional” and “inept”, according to leaked memos from the UK’s ambassador in Washington.
The documents detail Sir Kim Darroch’s judgements on the Trump administration from 2017 to the present, and could prove highly embarrassing for the Foreign Office.
Officials insisted the relationship with the US could withstand the...
Jul 06 9:39pm@4By tomorrow the RW'ers will be screaming ''Fake News''....
16 years ago, my wife and I were looking at property to buy. We spent months looking at different places but one place really struck us as almost perfect. It was heavily wooded, no power, no water, no cable, nothing. Just a 5 acre plot towards the end of a dead end gravel road. No one else had bought any land up there, (and honestly, the gravel road was encroached upon by vines and small...
Jul 06 2:email@example.comI missed this article when it was posted. I was on vacation for a couple of weeks.
So sorry to hear of Squeakers cancer MrFrost.
Give him a hug as he passes.
Some time in the future you'll...
Do American Indians celebrate the 4th of July?
Via: 1stwarrior • 31 comments • 2 weeks ago
How do Native Americans observe the 4th of July? The answer is as complicated as America’s history. Perhaps the best-known passage of the the Declaration of Independence is the statement that all men are created equal. But many Native Americans also remember the signers’ grievance against the King of England:
He has excited domestic insurrections amongst us, and has endeavoured to...
Jul 06 2:firstname.lastname@example.orgThis painting is by J D Challanger...
Jul 06 1:50pm@11One of my favorites by J D Challanger entitled, ''Native Son''
Jul 06 1:21pm@10Painting by J.D. Challanger entitled....
Freedoms Last Stand
Jul 05 10:email@example.comVery good synopsis of the current situation on the rez.
A couple of points to add. Some tribes have both a elected Chief (chairman) and a hereditary Chief.
There are only two ''closed...
Jul 05 1:10pm@7Broken Promises
Jul 05 8:31am@5To say that it's complicated for Native Americans is a vast understatement.
My band, Red Lake Ojibwe, as with all Ojibwe bands, hold a Pow Wow. The Pow Wow is to honor our veterans and to keep...
Should Insurance Charge You for Your Pre-existing Condition?
Jul 04 5:firstname.lastname@example.orgThat is correct. My kids, grandkids and great grandkids are all covered by their Medicare for all. A couple feel that they need private insurance so they purchase it. It much much much less...
And so FOURTH (of July, 2019) on Creative Arts Thursday Friday
By: A. Macarthur • 18 comments • 2 weeks ago
Jul 03 9:21pm@4I'm sure that you're all familiar with Louis L'Amour, writer of Western adventures. But Mr. L'Amour went far beyond that.
He published a book entitled, ''Louis L'Amour Frontier''...Photos by...
PATRIOTIC SONGS AND SONGS ABOUT AMERICAN PLACES - HAPPY 4TH OF JULY- IM A YANKEE DOODLE DANDY
By: JohnRussell • 25 comments • 2 weeks ago
POST PATRIOTIC SONG S AND SONGS ABOUT AMERICAN PLACES - HAPPY 4TH OF JULY
IM A YANKEE DOODLE DANDY - JAMES CAGNEY
SAN FRANCISCO - VIKKI CARR
SHE WORE A YELLOW RIBBON - JOHN FORD
PARTY IN THE USA - MILEY CYRUS
Jul 03 9:32pm@8
Why Mexico was pelted with hail on the last day of June
Via: Perrie Halpern R.A. • 48 comments • one week ago
Jul 03 12:18pm@7Incredible, 3 feet of hail in June...
Some People Think Ivanka Trump Is Awesome And Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Isn't, Which Is Why You Shouldn't Care What People Think
Via: JohnRussell • 111 comments • 2 weeks ago
The French government posted a video this weekend of Ivanka Trump embarrassing herself in front of world leaders at the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan. It was worse than when George H.W. Bush vomited on the Japanese prime minister's lap, because no one actually elected Ivanka to puke stupidity on the global stage.
Sweet Christ. Ivanka is so pathetic we'd almost feel sorry for her if she...
Jul 02 12:email@example.com"..."
I just wanted to be sure that you weren't including me in with the ''folks''...Thanks for clarifying that.
You'd have to ask them about that. I posted what she said, I didn't say...
Jul 02 10:firstname.lastname@example.orgI'm hopeful that the BP group will be fully investigated...The results will be interesting to say the least.
I don't know about the ''folks'' but I didn't say it was true or false, only...
Jul 02 10:email@example.comYou're the one saying it's a lie Vic...Were you there, how do you know it's a lie.
I'm hoping that there is a investigation of the BP FB group. Perhaps we'll know for sure who is lying. At the...
Jul 02 10:firstname.lastname@example.orgThis is her quote Vic...
You can offer proof that it isn't true any time.
Jul 02 10:email@example.comIt's reported that that there are 9,500 members, some retired, that belong to the FB group. The total number of BP agent is around 19,500.
I also explained the ''Democrats own this whole mess''...
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LOL, you're the one that is telling us that AOC is stupid. That's your opinion Sean. I'm sure that AOC has her opinion of you as well. It's probably not very flattering.
Jul 02 9:email@example.com"..."
I don't know if they are false and neither do you Ronin. The point being that the BP really fucked up and it's by a large portion of the membership.
Jul 02 7:firstname.lastname@example.orgSeems that there is going to be a lot of agony in the ranks of the BP after the latest expose about their behavior.
Jul 01 7:email@example.comWell now this is going to get interesting...A tweet and 9181 people talking about it.
The latest story seems to throw a lot of cold water on that and some hot water on the BP...Are either one...
Jul 01 7:firstname.lastname@example.org"..."
But this dumb person (your description) does have the chance to make a change in your life...
Jul 01 6:email@example.com"..."
As you're aware Sean we aren't discussing Trump. Your comment was regarding Cortez and my point was that as dumb as you think she is, she has the chance to make a bigger affect on your life...
Jul 01 6:firstname.lastname@example.orgThe funny thing is Sean as dumb as you think that she is, she has the chance to have a much bigger affect on your life than you ever will on hers....
Ironic isn't it.
ProPublica report finds Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and migrants targeted in racist, lewd posts on secret CBP agent Facebook group
Via: JohnRussell • 58 comments • one week ago
The posts on the private group, which says it is for current and former Border Patrol agents, included caustic remarks about the deaths of migrants, sexually explicit images edited to include Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) and xenophobic asides and comments,
Federal officials are investigating whether agents participated in a private Facebook group for Border Patrol employees that hosted...
Jul 02 7:email@example.comOh Wally, you are aware that the pretzel routine of yours is childish at best.
Let's take a look at your comment. Trump became president after Obama and also the republicans held the house and...
Jul 01 9:firstname.lastname@example.orgThe article is about the BP and their FB group 10-15.....
I find what they did/doing to be disgusting at best....Hopefully there will be a purge of these ass wipes.
You're free to address the...