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December 10, 2016

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Rhode Island Red.

Two chickens in every garage.

henry - drunk on prog tears

One egg in every McMuffin.

daddy on iPad

Lets have Hillary give the Russians a new "Reset the Password" button.

I'm flexible with that, since it's after the Election.

henry - drunk on prog tears

Perfect daddy!

Truthbetold5

PIZZAGATE Evidence: Amanda Kleinman aka ‘Majestic Ape’ and her video “The Neutered Noel”

http://stateofthenation2012.com/?p=58832

Account Deleted

ABC News... Mrs Kid had it on. Headline story re Hillerson ... good lord, this whole Russian angle is such a nothingburger... is anybody in the int'l oil business not doing business with the Russians?

The Left's ignorance... where do I begin?

clarice

Nothing else has worked yet to delegitimize the election, why not throw in the Reds. I mean they finally seem to have conceded the emails were forrged or altered.

buccaneer morgan

Medvedev, was the tillerson equivalent. They put him in charge of gazprom, prior to becoming pm. Mattis is akin to general makarov, lavrov is the old foreign ministry warhorse.

Beasts of England

Lamar Jackson takes the cool statue...

windansea


Just watched Sour Grapes on Netflix, interesting film about an Indonesian named Rudy who fooled lots of the biggest wine collectors in the world.

buccaneer morgan

See they can't even make clever comparison, because they are dumber than a bag of milbanks

daddy on iPad

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daddy on iPad

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henry - drunk on prog tears

Fun movie there daddy.

buccaneer morgan

Sanger the reporter on the big hack, was the lead recipient of cartwright's leaks on stuixtnet and even further back the 2007 nice on Iran, and at least one of the leaked Iraq war plan.

Beasts of England

Patterico's post, re: the execution reaction, occurred a few miles from my house. I hadn't realized it had been 22 years ago or that the killer was still alive. That murder shook the community for quite a while.

henry - drunk on prog tears

A WI recount summary, 95% votes recounted. Hilligula has gained 25 votes net with 150k to recount (Trump leads by 22k). Figure 80% (120k) of the remaining votes were for Hilligula, so the rest have to flip from Trump. Not gonna happen.

Beasts of England

It seems like only yesterday when we were lectured that questioning the integrity of our elections was un-American...

Good times!

LieHi5(6)

Hayden hired for dems plum book, ruined nsa, 'linguists' problems at fbi - rogue, coorupt, commie congress critters. NSA had to change its status, oig got a 'welcome the community.' Still need to know who is running the shoe director cia operations. Does congress?

You All Fired!🎅

When dealing with intelligence your always better with military - rules and scduples. They dont just order stuff like 'interrogations and physical asset, of course murders, but we have drones to murder now. The numbers should be applied to pre drone workings.👻

Beasts of England

Funny how stories of the recounts have been dropped from the news.

buccaneer morgan

Yikes beasts.

Its almost as if they were insincere jackalopes.

lurkersusie

I have concerns, but I don't know him, What?

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) said Saturday he has concerns about the possibility of Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson being nominated for secretary of State, given his ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin.

"I don't know what Mr. Tillerson's relationship with Vladimir Putin was, but I'll tell you it is a matter of concern to me," McCain said in an interview with Fox News.
McCain: Tillerson ties to Putin a 'matter of concern'

http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/mccain-tillerson-ties-to-putin-a-matter-of-concern/ar-AAloXZb?li=BBnb7Kz&ocid=mailsignout

Captain Hate

It seems like only yesterday when we were lectured that questioning the integrity of our elections was un-American...

Those assholes still believe people take them seriously.

Anybody here watch "The Night Of"? I'm almost halfway through so no spoilers pleeze.

Captain Hate

Being in Arizona in October and judging from tv ads, the McRINO vs what's-her-face matchup was one of the biggest none-of-the-above races ever.

buccaneer morgan

This is just spitballing, but I'm guessing he want guilty, what a twist.

LieMy5(6)

So, why cant we know the directors name and all those Hayden linguist hires? Super secret and she'll sue like plame? They hired peace corps and broke agreements to do it. Okay, she was a reporter too.......

GUS

I'm concerned that John Lurch Kerry has a relationship with JAMES TAYLOR.

PD

In the Minnesota vs. UCLA women's volleyball matchup, the Minnesota fans have some harsh words for UCLA. Sign seen in the stands:

UCLA Uses Internet Explorer

Whoa!

Momto2

KK - thank you so much for sharing that information about your legs. My husband has been on Gabapentin for many years (for Trigeminal Neuralgia) and for the last 18 months has had a battle with his legs. It started like a rash and the Dr. said it was a reaction to Neosporin. It gets better but then gets worse and never really goes away.

I am going to ask him to look into the possibility that Gabapentin is the culprit. But that would open another can of worms as he would need to switch to something to control the TN pain.

It's a juggling act when our bodies get older!

Beasts of England

Kennedy (R) retains his Senate seat in Louisiana.

lurkersusie


Drain the swamp

The US sent a “planeload of FBI agents” to Iceland in 2011 to frame WikiLeaks and its co-founder Julian Assange, according to a former Icelandic minister of interior, who refused them any cooperation and asked them to cease their activities.
In June 2011, Obama administration implied to Iceland's authorities they had knowledge of hackers wanting to destroy software systems in the country, and offered help, then-Interior Minister Ogmundur Jonasson, said in an interview with the Katoikos publication.

However, Jonasson said he instantly became “suspicious” of the US good intentions, “well aware that a helping hand might easily become a
manipulating hand.”

https://www.rt.com/news/369878-iceland-fbi-assange-minister/

buccaneer morgan

Ah they needed more wolfsbane.

buccaneer morgan

At patsy Murray performing rocket surgery don't try this at home.

Miss Marple the Deplorable

Good evening!

First of all, the Victor Davis Hanson clip was great! And I also was glad to hear him aghast at Kevin Williamson's vitriol (event though he didn't use his name, I knew it was him).

Also, agree with him about Trump's "animal cunning" which is as good a description of any for his talent. I enjoyed his recounting of Trump's primary zingers on his opponents.

Secondly, glad so many enjoyed that link concerning the Department of Energy landing team and their questions!

Lastly, great dinner at my sister's.

She has a 1950's home with a retro kitchen with original metal cabinets. It's a very small cabinet area, mostly over and surrounding her sink and washer. SO, while I was helping her put things away, she reached up and an entire 5-pound bag of flour fell out and onto the top of her washer, whereupon the bag split open and showered us both with flour.

Then we tried to clean it up and kept making it worse, and then got to laughing so hard that I could hardly talk.
Talk about Lucy and Ethel!

Miss Marple the Deplorable

Oh, forgot!

Conogratulations to Army and their fans!

I bet it was because they honored Trump with that locker tribute. Kek smiles on such efforts.

LOL!

buccaneer morgan

Yes it had been a while, twelve years since they had win?

Jack is Back!

Finally, after a dinner of oysters and crab cakes to celebrate my few days in Maryland, I am off to bed. But, Mrs. JiB has some incredible shots of the pre-game, game and The Donald (from 100 yds away:). I'll try to post them later. Huge cheer when first introduced. Didn't see the Lunquist interview but I hear it was great.

Part of the thank you tour: 85% military vote for Trump.

buccaneer morgan

Remember that film the nra didn't want you to see, mission accomplished!

Momto2

JIB - here is a link to the Trump interview during the game. I loved it and his warm reception as well.

https://twitter.com/CBSSports/status/807711213270552576

Threadkiller
But seriously, let me first set aside the notion that the intelligence community can be pressured towards a desired outcome. However, I do think that if different analysts have different views, it may not be so hard for special weight to be given to those whose viewpoint (honestly reached!) dovetails with the favored view of the political overlords.

Sounds like a birther thread to me*.

*(what doesn't?)

buccaneer morgan

Revenge of the barristers re brexit.

Miss Marple the Deplorable

Trump was awarded that jerset that Army had in that commemorative locker earlier today.

Here's the picture, which is too big to post:

http://i.imgur.com/AHBOTcv.jpg

JM Hanes

"Here's the picture...."

Eat your heart out, Obama!

Miss Marple the Deplorable

Obama vs Trump Army-Navy game cheering comparison:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3_GnqUwXW1g

Account Deleted

Momto2----- is Dad on a max dosage of Gaba? Before I quit it I was on a max level dosage. Had I not gone alternative treatment the plan was to cut the dosage down to where the pain was bearable. Just glad I am off that stuff...it was messing with my head. I've never contemplated eating the gun but Gabapentin had me thinkin about it. Another listed side effect which the doctors were saying, "Oh no. It's not the Gabapentin." Ya, right.

Comanche Voter

Ah Harry Reid in his bitter comments (what other kind does that miserable sack of wormwood and gall hkave) said he believed the CIA when they concluded the Russkies hacked the election.

Funny I'm old enough to remember when Harry and Hillary said that the CIA was either misinformed or more probably lying through their teeth about weapons of mass destruction in Iraq.

GUS

Read this HORSE SHIT from the AP.
The part about OLLIE NORTH is exhibit A vis a vis what the RANCID MFM thinks.
It's IRRELEVANT to the story. Completely LIBTARD and GRATUITOUS.
http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_TRUMP_ARMY_NAVY?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2016-12-10-17-21-45

GUS

What is it that Boris and Natasia are supposed to have done??
Are these blubbering libtard morons suggesting THEIR GOVERNMENT is open to RUSSIAN HACKING?????

Reset INDEEEEED.

Miss Marple the Deplorable

Gus,

I don't know. The idea that the same people who were happy with the reset button, stood by while Russia took Crimea, and sold the Russians 20% of our uranium are suddenly concerned about Russia, seems to me to be sort of shady.

Plus, any infiltration or hacking was done while Obama was in charge!

And why didn't we hear about this prior to Hillary LOSING the election?

And did the Russians make her call us a basket of deplorables, not campaign in the Rust Belt, or refuse to give a press conference for damn near a year? Did the Russians make her faint at 9/11 and leave by being hurled into a van like a side of beef?

The same president who mocked Romney for his concerns about Russia by saying "The 80's called and wants it's foreign policy back" NOW is all concerned about Russia?

As far as I am concerned, if Russia did pull some strings I flat-out don't care, as I think we have dodged our doom under Clinton and Trump will be a great president.

Unless you think that all those West Point and Annapolis cadets cheering today were Russian agents.

Janet ~ an obnoxious Trump supporter

http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2015/04/24/pictures-of-bill-clinton-giving-a-500k-speech-in-moscow/

"As a Russian state nuclear corporation sought a majority share of Uranium One, a leading Uranium producer with mining rights in the U.S., former President Clinton was invited to Moscow to give a speech to Renaissance Capital.

Renaissance Capital is an investment bank, “with ties to the Kremlin” according to the NY Times. Clinton was paid $500,000 for the one-hour speech."

Dave (in MA)
Kennedy (R)
That just looks so odd from where I'm sitting.


Daddy, Emergency, emergency. Everyone to get from street..

Dave (in MA)

Did I just italiacto?

GUS

Bingo Miss M. Obama was and is AFRAID of Putin. Quite a "man" this Obama.

buccaneer morgan

It was rasputin' doing, who shockah wasnt exactly who were led to believe.

Dave (in MA)
Well. If they can follow up by rigging the Super Bowl, it's Bombs Away!
Polonium in the Gatorade.
🐸

Only a fool would trust cia when you dont know who the director is; election meddling is classic operations. Blackmail too. We need to know who's doing this on US soil. Does anyone in the trump administration know who the director of operations is? Her history? Wait, pay me as a consultant or get me a job and I'll leak it.....😉

Janet ~ an obnoxious Trump supporter

Let's talk about which candidate had/has sketchy ties to Russia...it's NOT Trump.

Donations to the Clinton Foundation, and a Russian Uranium Takeover

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2015/04/23/us/clinton-foundation-donations-uranium-investors.html

buccaneer morgan

Well he never understand volodya, whereas volodya perfectly understood him. They couldn't say need about about him, because he was a major partner in the Iran deal.

Miss Marple the Deplorable

Nytol!

buccaneer morgan

Its a he, greg vogel, karzai's patron like diem's patron lansdale.

jimmyk

"I don't know what Mr. Tillerson's relationship with Vladimir Putin was, but I'll tell you it is a matter of concern to me," McCain said in an interview with Fox News.

Straight out of the Zippy playbook: "I don't know what happened, but I'm going to make this a racial incident anyway."

GUS

Janet, just F'ing IMAGINE Rodham had won.
Would the MFM blubbering imbecilic LIBTARDS be rattling Rodham's cage about Blow Job Billy's .....URANIUM/PLUTONIUM CASH TIES TO PUTIN???
Of fucking course not.

The LEFT has IMPLODED. LOCK STOCK and BARREL.
I say, kick them while they are down.
McLame is "concerned" about TILLERSONS' ties and connections to PUTIN.
Has the Arizona HALFWIT ever expressed concerns about BILL CLINTONS ties to PUTIN??
Billy Blow Job Clinton was going to be LIVING IN THE WHITEHOUSE IN 6 WEEKS had TRUMP NOT WON.

Think about that.

GUS

Jimmy @ 1:01. McTard is virtue signalling.
He's REALLY REALLY CONCERNED about RUSSIA.
Oh dear GAWD is he CONCERNED. You see Mister McTard is a former POW or SUMPTING and, he's QUITE CONCERNED about RUSSIA.

John McCain is about average in intelligence, and I.Q., and he's made a very good living off of being NOBODY, yet a SENATOR.

When has McCain ever showed concern about Russia, as OBAMA has BENT OVER??

Janet ~ an obnoxious Trump supporter

So McCain stopped playing video poker long enough to say something stupid to hurt P.E. Trump.
Way to go.

"Senator John McCain plays poker on his IPhone during a U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations hearing where Secretary of State John Kerry, Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey testify concerning the use of force in Syria, "
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/09/03/john-mccain-poker_n_3862592.html

THIS "tea party hobbit" can't stand John McCain.

GUS

Obama's i.q. of 102, is quite impressive.
He's nearly average.

jor

Possible new secretary of state has close ties to Putin with gigantic finnancial conflict of interest.

Romney was right in 2012.

You are all hacks; you are going to eat every single principle you egregiously believed in the past 8 years during Obama presidency

It would have been fun to watch, but unfortunately, I live here.

GUS

Janet. McCain is ALWAYS posturing to create some illusion that he is REALLY REALLY SMART!!
He isn't.
McTard isn't trying to hurt President Trump. McTard is trying to PORTRAY HIMSELF as a PATRIOT. McTard, is a simple man, and OPPORTUNIST. He is in love with himself and his MISTER SENATOR/BARBRA BOXER ESQUE Title.
It makes John McCain feel worthy and IMPORTANT.
John McCain was shot down over HANOI. McCain was injured and suffered. He was a POW and COMPLETELY HONORABLE, through 5 years of CAPTIVITY.
My Grandfather was WOUNDED, every bit and more SEVERELY and CRIPPLED by the NAZI'S at El Alemein. My GRANDAD was a NAZI POW. That did not qualify my GRANDFATHER to be a SENATOR.
McCain is an EMPTY suit. He should NEVER have been elected to the SENATE, because he is not a competent LEADER.

jor

there will be very few "principled" conservatives. My favorite thing about the election was how Trump showed us how "principled" assholes like Ted Cruz really were. We are now going to see how Trump, raises the deficit, starts a trade war and promotes all other beloved republican values.

jor

also JOM, will be supporting trump infrastructure spending. And massive corporate welfare.
+ taxes for the plutocrats.

bunch of tribal, godless idiots.

unfortunately, the bi-partisan elite allowed this level of degeneracy occur -- so Trump's message is right.

But hes the ultimate con-man, and now is gonna milk the presidency for all its worth.

GUS

Jor??? Nice to see you!!! GFYS.

jor

btw, agree nyt headline is a bit ridiculous; but if it this was hillary, you guys would be going ape shit.

more worried about you castrated republicans allowing trump to appoint pro-russia people everywhere, let NATO fallapart, and putin take over eastern europe.

What this election showed is -- the ruling elite -- have ZERO principle, save few people.
would have been same story if trump took over democratic party probaqbly too.

GUS

He's the ultimate con-man!!

jor

GUS -- I hope I'm wrong! But I'd bet any of you idiots I'm not.

GUS

What a fucking reeetard.

dublindave

"Witch hunts are inherently un-American and anyone who subscribes to these gestapo techniques reveals a little something about their character" -- DD


"Which shows that you didn't read the article, as it points out the witch hunting that the left has already been engaged in" -- pd


Your moma.


God Dude,have you ever even studied what a logical fallacy is?

Pathetic. Stay away from debate sites you'll be fucking murdered, trust me.


dublindave

PD, tell me again how much Tesla receives in direct government subsidies?

Heh heh...

GUS

Hahahahhahahahahaahaha. How Pathetic.
SOCK PUPPET mas grande.
The LIBTARD LEFT, is DONE.

GUS

I love how the WeeWeeDoucheBag, tried to pretend to be a NEWBIE!!
Pathetic fukwad. THE LIBTARD FUKWAD is a CLOWN. It's hilarious when the FUKTARD, tries to pretend to be funny and FRIENDLY.
He is NOT.
Whomever the RETARDED FUKWAD, who calls himself...WeeWeeDoucheBag/Retard/Davey Fukwad is. He can FUCK HIMSELF and DIE IN A FIRE.
And have a nice day Ass Holio.

JimNorCal

Hey Gus.
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/50_Cent_Party

JimNorCal

Did England damage itself by leaving the EU? I guess we'll find out but not completely.
http://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-mcdonalds-idUSKBN13X1V9

McDonald's Corp (MCD.N) said on Thursday it would move its international tax base to the United Kingdom from Luxembourg after coming under increased scrutiny from European Union regulators over its tax arrangements in the small country.

McDonald's said it would create a new international holding company domiciled in the UK that would receive the majority of royalties from licensing deals outside the United States. ...

The company said in July it would create over 5,000 jobs in Britain by the end of 2017, in a sign of its commitment to the country after the vote on June 23 to leave the EU.

A number of international companies have shifted their corporate registration or primary tax residence to the UK since Britain relaxed its rules on the taxation of companies' foreign subsidiaries in 2012.

These include U.S. lock maker Allegion (ALLE.N), U.S. insurer Aon (AON.N) and Italian tractor maker CNH Industrial (CNHI.MI).

anonamom

Tax reform for the Foundations, perhaps?

This mornings Clarice's Pieces:

http://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2016/12/big_very_rich_and_dangerous_time_to_rein_in_private_charitable_foundations.html

LUN too

RattlerGator

Yes it had been a while, twelve years since they had win?

Posted by: buccaneer morgan | December 10, 2016 at 10:59 PM

Hey, hey -- don't rub it in, but it was 15 (since 2001)! And I thought they had blown THIS ONE when the Navy QB went on that improbable run through atrocious non-arm-tackling cadets.

* * *

And MM, that was a great Lucy and Ethel story. I can vivdly see the two of you laughing your ass off. That's a damn good thing, unrestrained laughter. Rather like me contemplating so many leftwing communist sympathizers pretending to obsess over Russia and Vladimir this election cycle. Get the hell outta my face with that shiznit.

anonamom

rse, I saw your post from yesterday--I am sorry for you and your husband's loss, and certainly his family's.

I have no experience with a loss that close, but want to share that on the anonymous doctor site I frequent from time to time, when psychiatrists discuss suicide prevention, there seems to be no way to predict who will suicide. so, to me that means lay people preventing it is next to impossible.

Sadly, men of your groomsman age seem particularly elusive, and successful.

But even knowing that myself, after a wonderful nurse I worked with once a week or so killed himself, it was at least two years before I finally stopped wondering how I missed his depression. Not every day, but pretty much every day I worked at that hospital I'd worked at with him.
Great guy.
Which I guess is a natural response for many of us, but don't let it cause guilt or to consume you.
Lots of opportunities to pay that energy forward instead.

RattlerGator

I'm headed back home to see if Blake Bortles can avoid throwing a Pick-6 this week but in blessed celebration this morning, here's to the biggest, baddest, boldest fighting force on the mickey-fickin' planet:

“The Army Goes Rolling Along”

https://www.army.mil/symbols/lyrics.html

Intro:
March along, sing our song, with the Army of the free
Count the brave, count the true, who have fought to victory
We’re the Army and proud of our name
We’re the Army and proudly proclaim

Verse:
First to fight for the right,
And to build the Nation’s might,
And The Army Goes Rolling Along
Proud of all we have done,
Fighting till the battle’s won,
And the Army Goes Rolling Along.

Refrain:
Then it’s Hi! Hi! Hey!
The Army’s on its way.
Count off the cadence loud and strong (TWO! THREE!)
For where e’er we go,
You will always know
That The Army Goes Rolling Along.

Verse:
Valley Forge, Custer’s ranks,
San Juan Hill and Patton’s tanks,
And the Army went rolling along
Minute men, from the start,
Always fighting from the heart,
And the Army keeps rolling along.
(refrain)

Verse:
Men in rags, men who froze,
Still that Army met its foes,
And the Army went rolling along.
Faith in God, then we’re right,
And we’ll fight with all our might,
As the Army keeps rolling along.
(refrain)

* * *

(say it with me, now)

Hooahh !!!

dublindave

"I love how the WeeWeeDoucheBag, tried to pretend to be a NEWBIE!!
Pathetic fukwad. THE LIBTARD FUKWAD is a CLOWN. It's hilarious when the FUKTARD, tries to pretend to be funny and FRIENDLY.
He is NOT.
Whomever the RETARDED FUKWAD, who calls himself...WeeWeeDoucheBag/Retard/Davey Fukwad is. He can FUCK HIMSELF and DIE IN A FIRE.
And have a nice day Ass Holio"


Lithium.

Thomas Collins

Let's assume the recent NY Times pieces on the elections are correct. What do we have? We have a senior Obama administration official stating that the administration concludes that our election was not compromised.

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/11/26/us/politics/us-statement-on-reliability-of-election-results.html?action=click&contentCollection=U.S.&module=RelatedCoverage&region=EndOfArticle&pgtype=article

Russkie meddling, if the NY Times article accurately reflects the assessment of the intelligence community, was limited to releasing emails that may have embarrassed Clinton and DNC officials and cost Donna Brazile her job at CNN. Whoop-dee-doo. Dems can't seem to accept that the deplorables comment and use of private email to conduct State Department business damaged Campaign Hill far more than the WikiTweaks. Not to mention that we are finding out that the data analytics part of Campaign Trump was far stronger than oligarch media thought it was.

Thomas Collins

Why The Hill visited Arizona and not Wisconsin in the waning days of the campaign is of far greater interest to an election junkie than WikiTweaks.

Buckeye

Spent yesterday at a funeral and family friend get together.

Greg was diagnosed with a Glioblastoma in February, passed last week. He and his wife Lynn's children are same ages as ours. They spent their entire childhood together, in and out of school.

Was really impressed with his son who spoke at the funeral about the job "well done" by his father. Very patient, caring individual who had a huge impact on his children in a very positive way.

Hope I have done half as well.

DIY Spy (comimg to home owners channel in january)

Foundations are favorite bribes of poloticians, especially those that won't allow the poeple to vote on them like PMs, Premiers, life term senators, etc. Its mostly just a lot of cash. Thats used for employees, jobs, compliance cash to pals. The others use donations they give themselves to affect politics. These are usually focused on pleasing foreign country goals of upper management - more predilictous. Ideally, the hybrid is an organization that does all this. Mercy Corps is an example.

While focusing on foundations we're passing on the businesses and foundation/ngo s that hire cia operations officers and morph operations more in line with cia / nsa goals. Trump global hotels, global financiers, etc like his appointments. All friendlies, not government related, and highly desireable tools. Then theres ngo s that claim no involvement in cia operations, but mirror them making them more likely to receive huge government grants, put employees on career tracks, like mercy corps mirrors usaid, but pushes it farther.

It appears trump and his x global business, not us government, but career paths for operations officers, appointments have no idea who is in charge - the director of operations, her history, modus, preferred operations and thus operators career paths. Are these billionaires business people that stupid? They're not wanted and operating for someone they dont even know, not even a name. Idiots. She prefers anything but busineeses, icons, wealthy. Government entities or those ngo s she can finance with her billions. Futures for all.

Its a good chance hillary with her life on the government dole and desire to be pleased by a willing zombie hord government dole employee troll swarm knows the director of operations, her history and agency goals as well as she knows pants suits. So, it was probably a mistake to claim trump is an isis trainer and have isis make a movie to that affect then to blame the Russians and have a response.....Its not trump. Its all her. Finally, her pants suit intelligence cabal that believe they owe their jobs (say hayden hires) to dems, the clintons, have responded with 'high confidences' pro hillary. This intelligence cabal isn't taken seriously by the intelligence community, excepting the the drone killer director operations. It appears they have wandered out of their 'we just read books,' analyst claims to the field. Well, we all saw the movies.

Ford vs. Cheby? Chevy makes billions from the US government, especially military. Ford has best car in europe. Go figure.😎

Free James D!

MM said it perfectly about Russia:

The idea that the same people who were happy with the reset button, stood by while Russia took Crimea, and sold the Russians 20% of our uranium are suddenly concerned about Russia, seems to me to be sort of shady.

Free James D!

That is a brilliant, and hugely important, Pieces this morning, Clarice!

dublindave

"Russkie meddling, if the NY Times article accurately reflects the assessment of the intelligence community, was limited to releasing emails that may have embarrassed Clinton and DNC officials and cost Donna Brazile her job at CNN. Whoop-dee-doo"


The point isn't the effectiveness of their actions, it's their intent. They tried to tip an American Presidential election, by way of espionage toward a particular candidate. The Kremlin believed that said Presidential candidate would better serve their global ambitions if he were to become President- which ironically includes the weakening of the United States.


Jesus Christ. I know we're dumb in this country, but we can't be that dumb.

This is hard for your average Trump supporter to come to terms with....the notion that you have to face our men and women in uniform and admit that their enemy, the foe that wants to see the destruction of their United States...the very thing they fight for and protect and put their lives on the line for.....is protected and supported by the Republican party and Donald Trump.

These are treasonous acts and THAT'S why the CIA is truly alarmed because it seems.....and yeah this is going to sound completely paranoid, but bear with me...it seems as if we've been infiltrated.

I'm not saying we have and yeah, perhaps this is just all one big misunderstanding and rewriting the Republican platform to protect Russian ambitions globally was just one of those funny things. But it seems odd and there's far too many coincidences favoring Russia to be easily brushed off.

Like the Republican leader of the Senate putting American interests second to the those of the Kremlin?

Jesus.

Miss Marple the Deplorable

clarice's pieces,

That is a wonderful article. Foundations as a source of leftist (or for that matter, rightist) funding only came on my radar a few years ago, but I didn't realize how extensive it was.

One other thing I wouldlike to see is foundations required to release their donors and donors' country of origin.

How do we know that the Sierra Fund isn't mostly bankrolled by the Saudis?

DebinNC

John McCain is 80 yo. He won the AZ Barry Goldwater seat 30 yrs. ago. Other than the Keating 5 scandal, the disastrous McCain-Feingold, and his prima dona "Gang of" penchant, what's his legacy? It's certainly not caring about vets, because the Phoenix VA malfeasance was reportedly the worst in the county and likely still is.

henry - drunk on prog tears

Clarice, you may want to take a quick look at the date range at the beginning (on tax policy 75 years), looks like a typo.

Excellent review of the non profit sector. Perhaps pay caps for foundation employees make sense. (Is it charitable to be paid $3 million or whatever Chelsea gets?)

anonamom

I guess Ted Kennedy asking the Ruskies to interfere with the 1984 election was Okey doke though, right?

http://thefederalist.com/2015/03/10/ted-kennedy-secretly-asked-the-soviets-to-intervene-in-the-1984-elections/

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Miss Marple the Deplorable

anonamom,

I bet if you got hold of those 33,000 emails you would find Hillary asking the Kremlin for help. Reset and that uranium, after all, meant that Putin owed her something.

They ALWAYS accuse us of things they actually do.

clarice

Thnx Henry--I've asked the editor to correct that typo.

clarice

Thanks. MM--Sierra Club is what's called a public charity because unlike the ones I discuss it gets contributions from outside donors. As I said that deserves separate discussion outside my word limits for this article.

clarice

Buckeye, my nephew died of that 2 years ago at 40. He managed to live about 10 years with it and then it returned with special ferocity. It's a horrible disease.

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