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People are starting to use the word "Treason" in regards to Trump's actions at the Helsinki Summit!
Via: krishna • News & Politics • 115 Comments • 52 seconds ago
On the Tuesday front page, Trump's hometown paper targets his joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin. In a throwback reference to his campaign comment about being able to shoot someone on Fifth Avenue and still not lose any supporters, Trump is shown on the Manhattan street alongside a shirtless Putin, holding a gun up to Uncle Sam. "OPEN TREASON" the...
Fired FBI Director James Comey: Vote Democrat, Or You’re A Traitor
Via: vic-eldred • News & Politics • 23 Comments • a minute ago
Former FBI Director James Comey implied anyone who doesn’t vote for Democrats in the 2018 midterm elections is a traitor in a tweet Tuesday night. “All who believe in this country’s values must vote for Democrats this fall,” he said. Comey has appointed himself as something of a moral compass for the country following his firing from the FBI last year. James Comey...
Republican House member once lamented you can’t call women “⋅s” anymore
Via: bob-nelson • News & Politics • 17 Comments • a minute ago
Jason Lewis, the US representative from Minnesota’s Second District, said this in 2012: “Are we beyond those days where a woman can behave as a ⋅, but you can’t call her a ⋅?” Jason Lewis, congressman from Minnesota,.Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call CNN went through hours upon hours of Lewis’s former radio show, which he hosted from 2009 to 2014 before he was elected to Congress in...
Obama's cybersecurity coordinator confirms Susan Rice ordered him to 'stand down' on Russian meddling---(RE-SEEDED).
Via: norman-d • News & Politics • 66 Comments • 3 minutes ago
June 20, 2018 11:13 PM Michael Daniel confirmed Wednesday that former national security adviser Susan Rice ordered him and his staff to "stand down" in 2016 in regard to Russian attempts to meddle in the 2016 election. Daniel, special assistant to former President Barack Obama and White House cybersecurity coordinator, told members of the Senate Intelligence Committee that quotes...
The Eternal Question we all struggle with is: Who Am I! Finally, at the ripe old age of 76.7 years I think, I think I know! Do you?
By: eat-the-press-do-not-read-it • News & Politics • 23 Comments • 3 minutes ago
This is short sad, but, a very true chronology that I believe is necessary to properly introduce myself properly to my new malcontented friends, here, on The News Talker.com. Fellow Newsvine Dropouts, Fiends, and, Facebookers Black Balled for Speaking Your Mind, you, I suspect, like me, are more comfortable chatting to "complete strangers" online, than, to "real people" running...
How the #WalkAway Campaign is Drowning the Blue Wave Democrats
Via: norman-d • News & Politics • 78 Comments • 3 minutes ago
The #walkaway campaign is now over 100,000 strong in just a few weeks. These are former liberals who have discovered, as its founder Brandon Straka says in his video, “the Democratic Party’s greatest and most insidious lie:” That without them, you are nothing. As Straka puts it, “They will insist that you are a victim doomed to exist within a system that is rigged against...
Trump saw evidence in 2017 Putin attacked U.S. elections
Via: johnrussell • News & Politics • 29 Comments • 6 minutes ago
This is bad. ----- Donald Trump's flip-flop routine around Russia's information warfare campaign against the U.S. is based on a lie. “Two weeks before his inauguration, Donald J. Trump was shown highly classified intelligence indicating that President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia had personally ordered complex cyberattacks to sway the 2016 American election,” report David E. Sanger...
Via: freewill • News & Politics • 42 Comments • 9 minutes ago
Ran across this meme at Minds.com a couple months ago and felt compelled to set the record straight. Didn't get much of a response for some reason. Huh, imagine that? My bad for supposing that facts or reality might make any difference. A few minor factoids: 1. Reagan did NOT impose income tax on social security. That was born of an Advisory Counsel assembled in 1979, later...
What Is Democratic Socialism?
Via: heartland-american • News & Politics • 5 Comments • 9 minutes ago
The new rising star of the Democratic Party is Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. The 28-year-old former bartender doesn't know much about politics -- this week, she bungled her way through an interview answer by referring to Israeli "occupation" of Palestine and citing her lack of expertise on the issue despite her international relations degree. But she's young; she's energetic; and she...
Sean Spicer: Mueller's investigation is not a witch hunt
Via: galen-marvin-ross • News & Politics • 2 Comments • 12 minutes ago
Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer said he does not believe special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation is a witch hunt, contradicting a claim often repeated by President Donald Trump."As of now, I see no evidence that it is," Spicer said during an exclusive interview on "Today" when asked if Mueller's probe is a political witch hunt.Spicer, however, said that...
Ignore The Protesters. The British People Love President Trump
Via: vic-eldred • News & Politics • 143 Comments • 18 minutes ago
Thanks to the exaggerated outrage of the mainstream media and the attention-seeking protests of London leftists, a narrative seems to have set in that the vast majority of British people oppose this week’s visit of President Trump. As a Brit myself, however, I am delighted to confirm this lazy slur could not be further from the truth. In reality, the vast majority of British...
Cuomo rips lawmaker over blaming media for Trump summit fumble
Via: calbab • News & Politics • 86 Comments • 30 minutes ago
Kellyanne Conway is fond of stating there are so-called, "Alternative facts" out there. Well, people whose occupation is damage control can come in all shapes and sizes. Behold in the video above, Rep. Chris Collins (R New York) maddening attempts to mesmerize and 'go viral' on CNN's Chris Cuomo Primetime. "The Breakdown " If it comes down to what is good for Trump and what is...
ALEXANDRIA OCASIO-CORTEZ CAN’T ANSWER THIS BASIC QUESTION ON PALESTINE
Via: jasper2529 • News & Politics • 61 Comments • 31 minutes ago
Socialist New York Democratic primary winner Alexandria-Ocasio Cortez called Israelis occupiers of Palestine and then struggled to say what “occupation” meant on “Firing Line.” “I … think that what people are starting to see … in the occupation of Palestine is just an increasing crisis of humanitarian condition, and that to me is just where I tend to come from on this issue,”...
Utilitarian vs. Deontological Ethics. Closer than They Look (Working with Primary Sources in Original Languages).
By: enoch • Religion & Ethics • 19 Comments • 43 minutes ago
Utilitarian and Deontological Ethics are often and incorrectly seen as incompatible in at least one key feature. Let's define terms. Then let's examine where the tension is alleged to reside. When analyzing the incompatibility assertion in the original languages of both primary sources it will become obvious that while distinct methods, they are both "playing for the same team"...
Photo Of Smiling Chuck Schumer Eating Doughnuts With Vladimir Putin Breaks Internet
Via: norman-d • News & Politics • 52 Comments • an hour ago
REMEMBER THIS? The Senate's Democratic leader, Chuck Schumer, ramped up to Defcon 1 after President Trump met with Vladimir Putin. "I’m from Brooklyn," the New York Democart said on the Senate floor on Tuesday. "We learned one thing there, if we learned anything: when there’s a bully around, as Putin is, you show strength. But President Trump showed abject weakness. You know what...
Open Message Board N° 4
By: bob-nelson • Other • 27 Comments • an hour ago
This is a Public Space. Anyone may post anything they please. If you want your Tracker to show you future posts here, you must either post here yourself - a one-word post like "tracking" is fine - or click on the "Notification button" in the upper right-hand corner. You'll see a message "You are now following..." and the button will turn orange . Previous Message Boards: N°3,...
Israel adopts controversial Jewish 'nation state' law
Via: bob-nelson • World News • 22 Comments • an hour ago
Law stipulates Jewish people have ‘exclusive right to national self-determination’ in Israel Israelis hold placards reading: ‘This house belongs to all of us,’ during a protest against the controversial ‘nation state’ law. Abir Sultan/EPA Israel has passed a law declaring that only Jews have the right of self-determination in the country, a move described by members of the Arab...
Guns, God, And Trump: How An Accused Russian Agent Wooed US Conservatives
Via: bob-nelson • News & Politics • 13 Comments • an hour ago
It’s hard to tell how much of the story 29-year-old Maria Butina told Americans about herself for years is real. What is clear is that in Butina, the Russian government either found or created an irresistible persona for US conservatives. The story she repeated over years of speeches and interviews — of a scrappy girl from Siberia fighting for gun rights in Russia — was carefully...
Russian spy offered sex for access and was praised for 'upstaging Anna Chapman', US Prosecutors Claim
Via: tessylo • News & Politics • 5 Comments • an hour ago
U.S. Russian spy offered sex for access and was praised for 'upstaging Anna Chapman', US prosecutors claim Ben Riley-Smith,The Telegraph 12 hours ago A flame-haired female Russian student was a Kremlin spy who offered sex as she sought to make influential connections in the US political system, a court heard. Maria Butina, 29, took part in a "years-long...
This Sad, Embarrassing Wreck of a Man by George Will
Via: jbb • News & Politics • 163 Comments • an hour ago
This sad, embarrassing wreck of a man By George Will in the Washington Post 07-18-2018 https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/this-sad-embarrassing-wreck-of-a-man/2018/07/17/d06de8ea-89e8-11e8-a345-a1bf7847b375_story.html?noredirect=on&utm_term=.cfa1021de266 America’s child president had a play date with a KGB alumnus, who surely enjoyed providing day care. It was a useful,...
Trump Clarifies Helsinki Remarks
By: johnrussell • News & Politics • 212 Comments • an hour ago
Conservative media star Laura Ingraham urged Trump to "clarify" his remarks from the Helsinki press conference, and in a few moments he will try to do just that. What a joke. This man couldn't clarify anything. His every word digs him deeper for one simple reason, he double and triples down on lying. Watch the right wing media though , try and spin his statements today into...
According To Irish Bookmakers , It Is 16 times more likely that Trump will be impeached than that he will win the Nobel Peace Prize.
By: johnrussell • News & Politics • 10 Comments • an hour ago
Odds on Trump being impeached by the end of his first term are 2-1 or roughly 33%. Odds on Trump winning Peace Prize are 50-1 or roughly 2%. The odds are 8-1 that Trump will be impeached this year. I wonder what the odds were on Obama being impeached at any point in his presidency? I know they weren't 2-1 , or even 20-1. Trump is trying to figure out a way to make...
The Crisis Facing America
Via: bob-nelson • News & Politics • 6 Comments • an hour ago
We still do not know what hold Vladimir Putin has on Donald Trump, but the whole world has now witnessed the power of its grip. Russia helped Donald Trump into the presidency, as Robert Mueller’s indictment vividly details. Putin, in his own voice, has confirmed that he wanted Trump elected. Standing alongside his benefactor, Trump denounced the special counsel investigating Russian...
Russians are laughing at Trump on TV
Via: johnrussell • News & Politics • 60 Comments • 2 hours ago
Putin grabs the U.S. by ⋅. The whirling sound emanating from Simi Valley, CA is Ronald Reagan spinning in his grave. - Tom Shafer =======================================================================“Today’s press conference in Helsinki was one of the most disgraceful performances by an American president in memory. The damage inflicted by President Trump’s naiveté, egotism,...
The Method to Trump’s Walkbacks
Via: bob-nelson • News & Politics • 3 Comments • 2 hours ago
It’s become a pattern: President Trump says something outrageous. He later grudgingly retracts his statement, or members of his administration retract it on his behalf. And then he quickly undermines the retraction. President Trump delivered a prepared statement at the White House Tuesday claiming he had misspoken during a Monday press conference with President Vladimir Putin of...
Ted Nugent calls father of gun violence victim a 'dumb f***' for protesting concert
Via: tessylo • News & Politics • 16 Comments • 2 hours ago
Ted Nugent calls father of gun violence victim a 'dumb f***' for protesting concert Taryn Ryder 17 hours ago Ted Nugent dedicated a song during his concert on Tuesday in Virginia to “dumb f***” protesters like Andy Parker, who is the father of a gun violence victim. The outspoken Republican rocker, who’s no stranger to...
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Rumors of my Demise have been Greatly Exaggerated...
By: Uncle Bruce • NT • 14 comments • 15 hours ago
...to borrow from the group Rise Against. No, I have not been kicked out of NT. No, Perrie and I have not had a lover's quarrel. And no, I have not died. Frankly, I've been taking a mental health break from NT. Because...well...this place is chock full of lunatics and Kool-aid drinking liberals. And sometimes, it gets tiring saying the same thing to the same people and getting the same response. It reminds me of the definition of stupid. Yes, I'm stupid for ever thinking I could change any of your minds with facts when you've been consensually brain washed by the America hating media. As I pointed out in an article a few weeks ago, my last few months have been busy preparing for a Submariner's Shindig at my ranch. I had about 10 or 12 Submariners, whom I met on Facebook,...Loading...
Rumors of my Demise have been Greatly Exaggerated...
By: Uncle Bruce • NT • 14 comments • 15 hours ago
...to borrow from the group Rise Against. No, I have not been kicked out of NT. No, Perrie and I have not had a lover's quarrel. And no, I have not died. Frankly, I've been taking a mental health break from NT. Because...well...this place is chock full of lunatics and Kool-aid drinking liberals. And sometimes, it gets tiring saying the same thing to the same people and getting the same...
Notes on New Moderator Functionality
By: TiG • TechMeta • 49 comments • 3 weeks ago
Moderators now have a support system to automate most of the manual work that has taken place behind the scenes. The new system will be largely transparent to members - especially if one is never suspended. Most of the new functionality will only be seen (and used) by the moderators. The most visible change to members will be the flagging icons (and behavior), the new moderation area and...
My New Toy
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We got this about 2 weeks ago and it was delivered a week ago. We're slowing getting the things we need for it like sheets, memory foam, dry goods, towels, etc. We probably won't get to take it out for a few weeks because of the vacation plans we made before we bought the camper. But I'm going to sit down with my "sister" and talk to her about the campsites she and her husband go and make...
How To Post Non-YouTube Videos
By: Raven Wing • Help • 16 comments • 2 weeks ago
Download Video to your Computer hard drive In NT, go to your own Member name at the right of the top of the page to open your own Home page Click on Video on the tab bar Then click on the + icon to the far right on the blue VIDEO bar to open the window to create the video Give the Video a name on the Name bar If you want to create an album of videos, then give the Album a name...
By: Steve Ott • default • 13 comments • 3 weeks ago
Snarkiness is still here. I hope I have gotten over my own snarkiness. It is why I took some time away from here. I do find it interesting that those who bemoan the loss of civility, are themselves most guilty of non-civility. It isn't just here, it is everywhere. So go on. Keep being the wonderful epitome of that which you decry in others. I will be there to point it out and make you whine...
Video killed the radio star
By: Ender • Music Video • 17 comments • 3 weeks ago
We have had articles about favorite music, favorite songs, favorite artists. I don't know if we actually had one based on the visual video. Back in the day they were usually cheaply made and cheesy. Even if the music was really good. Sometimes the video did not even seem to match the song. I think the first video that was played on MTV was Video Killed The Radio Star. I think now with...
Building the USS Lapon: The Hull
By: Uncle Bruce • History • 0 comments • 3 weeks ago
It has been a while since I posted about this build. Frankly, after building the custom fairwater to model the USS Lapon, the rest of the build is rather vanilla. The only variations are the PE additions. And that’s what I started with. I used the Eduard PE set to replace the kit’s bow free flood baffles. This assembly is installed within the bow section. I painted the inside...
The One About Marriage: NEW POEM BY NEETU!
By: calbab • Friendly relations • 54 comments • 6 months ago
[Start the song now.] MARRY ME, M. Only once was I offered a hand in marriage just what I needed -- the sanctity. It could have been the look in those eyes, in that moment you could be mine. Our hands entwined for all to see I dreamed that dream believed it could be You couldn’t understand why I hesitated, it wasn’t your fault, your spirit soared free. You couldn’t really...
John Unlike Me - REVISED February 11, 2018.
By: calbab • Friendly relations • 8 comments • 6 months ago
John Unlike Me is a pseudonym, a symbol even, for a truly amazing man that I met during the post-modern 1990's. I had newly come to faith in God in the mid-90's and I was progressing through a six-week interval some of you may be conscious of or have observed in new believers: It is a stage most noticeable in men by a new found sense of hugging or embracing other men as a form of greeting. It...
Eat The Press - Do Not Read It
I Was Once Like You, Now I Am Not!
The Eternal Question we all struggle with is: Who Am I! Finally, at the ripe old age of 76.7 years I think, I think I know! Do you?• 23 Comments
This is short sad, but, a very true chronology that I believe is necessary to properly introduce myself properly to...
We best serve G-d by being of service to any and all of the humanity He created.
Utilitarian vs. Deontological Ethics. Closer than They Look (Working with Primary Sources in Original Languages).• 19 Comments
Utilitarian and Deontological Ethics are often and incorrectly seen as incompatible in at least one key feature....
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