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November 11, 2017

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henry

Reming me not to tell Insty my worst nightmare as a condition of his action.

Buckeye

Annual checkup day for the dog. All good, but the vet spent time to make sure I appreciated how infectious the canine influenza is.

My dog doesn't come into contact with other dogs, so didn't get him vaccinated.

Vaccine needs a booster two weeks after initial injection and ~ 4 weeks total before effective.

Plan ahead if you are going to need to board your dog sometime in the future.

henry

I'm waiting for bastions of corruption to fall, perp walk, and be forgotten behind bars. Looks like the Podesta Group is in Mueller's grasp, although whether he will indict or immunize is an open question. The story after TM's link has Clapper and Brennan in butt hurt denial mode over Trump's comments on the Democrat Lies interfering with attempts to get Russia to help in North Korea, Syria, and Ukraine. (Trump named Comey as well as a proven liar and leaker). Serious butt hurt. Afraid of perp walk butt hurt. Yet Elmer Fudd seems intent on beating Rip Van Winkle for longest nap.

Buford Gooch

So, we're commenting on month old articles now?

Miss Marple the Deplorable

henry,

McCain is making a big deal out of that statement as well, acting like Trump is some sort of traitor or Russian spy.

I have gotten to the point that I hope Vietnam has hithertoo unseen films of McCain singing like a canary.

I got to thinking this afternoon. I really wonder what has been going on for the last 10-20 years. These Asian leaders not only are welcoming of President Trump, it's like they LOVE him and are relieved to see him! It's very striking, which might be why we haven't seen that much coverage. China gave him their highest honors with unprecedented dinner within the Forbidden City, trade deals, and a concession that they won't ask for intellectual property. Vietnam gave a dinner IN HIS HONOR. Abe took him to meet the Emperor and now it looks like South korea is also on board with the program.

I can't get over it. As much as I like President Trump, I never imagined he would be this successful at diplomacy. It's quite astounding.

The effort to keep Trump from Putin has to be looked at in this light. It's like a lot of people in DC are afraid they WILL get along. Maybe they are afraid an agreement will keep their bribes from Moscow from arriving or something. Darndest thing I have ever seen.

henry

McCain had a more visible role in the dossier conspiracy than Brennan and Clapper. His path to perp walk is much shorter. If only Elmer Fudd would wake up and smell the coffee.

jim nj

Trump verbatim q&a on the plane to Hanoi

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2017/11/11/he-means-it-trump-appears-to-take-putins-denial-about-election-meddling-at-face-value/?utm_term=.fba78977da1a

jim nj

I noticed that CNN takes the above story and breaks into 29 parts so they can interject their own commentary in between snippets.

jim nj

California state Sen. Tony Mendoza fired three employees after they reported his alleged inappropriate behavior toward a young female colleague, according to an attorney representing one of the staffers.

https://www.scpr.org/news/2017/11/10/77575/california-investigates-senator-s-behavior-to-fema/

Miss Marple the Deplorable

Donald J. Trump‏Verified account @realDonaldTrump

Why would Kim Jong-un insult me by calling me "old," when I would NEVER call him "short and fat?" Oh well, I try so hard to be his friend - and maybe someday that will happen

henry

Putin denies the DNC hack (inside job) and Podesta hack (phishing that caught Podesta). It's clear Russia was behind neither of those. Putin does not deny other "normal" interference such as funding pipeline and fracking protestors. Eliding the latter is what diplomacy is about. Trump gets it, WaPo is stuck on "reset" misspelled as genius.

Catsmeat

Porch, there's an easy way to teach your kids nursery rhymes--read to them, with a nice illustrated edition (Michael Hague's is beautiful, for instance). Then after two-three years, they won't ever really forget them (assuming you read the volume to them about forty or fifty times).

Miss Marple the Deplorable

By the way, that tweet I posted at 7:55?

The Reddit guys LOVE it!

https://www.reddit.com/r/The_Donald/comments/7cc9vw/why_would_kim_jongun_insult_me_by_calling_me_old/

Frau Festina Lente

Rounding out the eleventh day of the eleventh month with a look at what happens/happened today in Germany, especially the lower Rhein: it's Saint Martin's Day when young children march with lanterns and remember the charitable act of St. Martin of Tours who shared his cloak with a freezing beggar. Since he was a military man, I like it that his saint's day is on Veteran's Day.
I'm sorry to say that most of the children who paraded today most likely do not attend a church. It wouldn't hurt them a bit, but at least they know St. Martin is part of their culture.

Here's a look at a 1950 celebration. That's just a few short years after the *complete* surrender of their destroyed country. Lesson: beware of charismatic and evil leaders!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kl1rEtBAilQ

Catsmeat

Our family edition of Hague has many crayon markings over Humpty Dumpty and various geese, but that's to be expected.

Frau Festina Lente

Today's traditional dinner is supposed to be roast goose/duck with red cabbage and potatoes.
We are replacing the goose with pot roast.

What say you, JiB?

Clarice Feldman

Very sweet, frau. I learned something new today about shucking oyeters. You probably all knew this, but I didn't. To make the job easier, place 6 oysters at a time on a microwave proof plate, cover with saran wrap and zap on high for 1 minute--remove and shuck. Much easier and you don't lose the brine you do when wrestling with them otherwise.

exdemocrat

MM - that has to be the best tweet in the entire history of tweetery! ROFL

Porchlight

(assuming you read the volume to them about forty or fifty times).

It's probably too late, sadly, given their ages. But I can quiz them and see how well Barney taught them. :)

Frau Festina Lente

SOB if needed: the German children would traditionally go through their neighborhoods and sing in front of houses in order to receive treats--mostly cookies--almost like our Hallowe'en (that's how we had to spell it in grade school). The organized parades were to curtail the rowdy instincts of those who identified as male in those days. In the video they are receiving baked treats.

A pipe? Don't ask...

Miss Marple the Deplorable

exdemocrat,

No kidding! Fat Kid gets a lesson in not hitting at Trump and loses face in Asia; Reddit guys are thrilled; Bill Kristol no doubt frothing at the mouth!

I love it!

Jane - not "in"

This is my friend of a friend.

Good news:


Meanwhile, back at the Swamp:

In the weeks before Donald J. Trump took office, lawyers joining his administration gathered at a law firm near the Capitol, where Donald F. McGahn II, the soon-to-be White House counsel, filled a white board with a secret battle plan to fill the federal appeals courts with young and deeply conservative judges.

Mr. McGahn, instructed by Mr. Trump to maximize the opportunity to reshape the judiciary, mapped out potential nominees and a strategy, according to two people familiar with the effort: Start by filling vacancies on appeals courts with multiple openings and where Democratic senators up for re-election next year in states won by Mr. Trump — like Indiana, Michigan and Pennsylvania — could be pressured not to block his nominees. And to speed them through confirmation, avoid clogging the Senate with too many nominees for the district courts, where legal philosophy is less crucial.

Nearly a year later, that plan is coming to fruition. Mr. Trump has already appointed eight appellate judges, the most this early in a presidency since Richard M. Nixon, and on Thursday, the Senate Judiciary Committee voted along party lines to send a ninth appellate nominee — Mr. Trump’s deputy White House counsel, Gregory Katsas — to the floor.

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He argued the case against Obamacare, but don't hold that against him because Roberts screwed him.

Buford Gooch

Interesting tweet storm (unrolled) from Wictor.

https://tttthreads.com/thread/925446440108691456

Catsmeat

Porch, make sure they know "There was an old woman who lived under a hill" / ("And if she's not gone, she lives there still"). I love the hopeless ones.

Jane - not "in"

I think at least half of our elected officials have Alzheimers.

Captain Hate

Man is The U jacked!

Frau Schmeissen Sie das Schwein 'raus!

Gotta love Insty's trip down memory lane:
Remember when 115 newspapers called for Bill Clinton to resign?
https://pjmedia.com/election/remember-115-newspapers-called-bill-clinton-resign/

Buford Gooch

So, is something huge about to happen? If this is what they are implying, Sessions has been very wide awake, and very busy.

http://halturnerradioshow.com/index.php/news/u-s-national-news/1564-legal-experts-have-never-seen-anything-like-this-before-ever-294-more-sealed-indictments-nationwide-elite-pedophiles-politicians-going-down

Ralph L

Party clams divided by sex

Miss Marple the Deplorable

Buford Gooch,

Last I heard there were 37 in DC. I didn't know about the ones in other places!

Something is definitely up.

GUS

Jane, the MARXOCRATS will never learn. They use IDEOLOGY and DOGMA against themselves. They have to...no one in their sane mind would agree with what LIBTARD/MARXISTS are selling. So they need lies and hate.
But, they truly believe that a EXTREEEEEEEEEEEMELY SUCCESSFUL, TALENTED, WEALTHY MAN such as TRUMP is a rube. Ok. Run with that LOSERS.

henry

Buford, Miss M: that is likely a roundup of opiate distributors. Doctors, Pharma sales reps, MS13 etc. that has been Sessions focus. A worthy cause, but not my favorite thing for him to do,

Miss Marple the Deplorable

Donald J. Trump‏Verified account @realDonaldTrump

When will all the haters and fools out there realize that having a good relationship with Russia is a good thing, not a bad thing. There always playing politics - bad for our country. I want to solve North Korea, Syria, Ukraine, terrorism, and Russia can greatly help!

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Andy McCarthy is fuming at this and calls it "galactically stupid." I would like to know why it is stupid.

What is wrong with getting Russia to work WITH us instead of against us? I seem to remember everyone being happy when the Soviet Union fell and Gorbachev worked WITH us. Oh, wait, that was during Bush 41 so therefore it was good. Trump is Trump, so is stupid. Got it.

henry

McCarthy may be a fine lawyer. I wouldn't trust him to change a flat tire. Reality and law are not the same.

Clarice Feldman

does anybody know what the average number of sealed indictments around the country is at any given time? In DC we probably always have a lot because all felonies are heard in the federal district court here.

exdemocrat

MM - what do you think all the other asian leaders are saying to each other - behind closed doors - about DJT's latest bitch-slap of the short fat dictator? ;-)

Clarice Feldman

Glad you clarified that thing on the cookie, frau--I've had it with exposure of johnson stories for this week.

Ignatz Ratzkywatzky

--Why would Kim Jong-un insult me by calling me "old," when I would NEVER call him "short and fat?" --

What kind of humorless half wit could object to something as hilarious and as useful as that?
I prefer the few progs with a sense of humor to all the Max Boots, Bill Kristols and Jen Rubins in the world.

henry

Exdem, maybe those leaders appreciate Trump waving the cape in front of that obese bull. Let's them get on with racheting sanctions outside Fat Kid's field of vision.

GUS

So sending MF'ING PALLETS o-Cash to Iran and fucking pretending Cuba is a friend is good.
Trying to normalize relations with arguably the second biggest global player is BAD???

I thought RESET was good???!!
What about being "more flexible" like Col Pack O'Kools said??

GUS

10/4 Henry. McCarthy has been in the SWAMP way too long.

exdemocrat

Gus - you and Potus are of one mind ;-)

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Does the Fake News Media remember when Crooked Hillary Clinton, as Secretary of State, was begging Russia to be our friend with the misspelled reset button? Obama tried also, but he had zero chemistry with Putin.

GUS

Hola Henry, we need to have a beer together real soon. I got my state LICENSE and my dissertation is being read..........
Good things all around.

Miss Marple the Deplorable

John Hillerman has passed away. (Maybe a few days ago - not sure.) He played Higgins on Magnum P.I. and was my favorite character on that show.

I loved his mysterious back story and the way he called his Dobermans "the lads."

Frau Schmeissen Sie das Schwein 'raus!

Clarice, there *are* Johnsons in Germany. I guess they are descendants of Scandinavians who went south to work in the Netherlands and northern Germany.
...if that's that you meant. ;-D

GUS

thank you Exdemocrat. I didn't see that TWEET.
I am a VERY VERY good judge of charactor. I've been in sales most of my life, and I understand people well. Donald Trump seems to MARXISTS, like an uncouth OAF. He is smoooooth as BUTTA in reality. He knows when to agree, he knows when to back away, and he knows when to go in FOR THE KILL.
What was OBAMA'S skill set???? Rodham's???
Does ANYONE here, believe that RODHAM or OBAMA are likeable, outside of their positions of POWER????

GUS

Lovely Miss Marple, my best pal always tries to scoop me on celebrity deaths. He did this time as well. My buddy and I both LOVED Higgins, and I must say that I do a great..."OH MY GAWWWD MAGNUM" A la Mr Hillerman.

Zeus and Apollo.......the Lads.

I think John Hillerman was a TEXAN.

henry

Gus, a friend stopped by today to sight in his 30-06. Kabooms and the smell of burnt powder. I love fall.

Appalled

Ok, in order to beat the Commies who are everywhere, I must ignore the verminous CIA and FBI, and believe the ex-KGB officer who runs Russia.

I think being exposed to this much irony can give you cancer.

GUS

Exdem, we've chatted before, vis a vis me also being an Exdem.
When I realized how badly I had been fooled, and how my foolish youthful naivete allowed me to believe DEMOTATARDS.....I ran, and I learned.
I retained the knowledge of how DISHONEST and MANIPULATIVE LIBTARDS are
I saw HANNITY eviscerate LANNY the other night. Lanny Davis like Slob Beckel, tried to pretend to be reasonable COMMIES.

LOCK HER UP. Wake up Van Winkel.

Catsmeat

Yep, he was a Texan, which makes his Pall Mall accent--just believable--all the better. Am reading one of your namesake's, MM, At Bertram's Hotel--the real life version of the same seems to be Brown's, which I would love to go to some day if I can find a ruby or two in the sofa creases.

henry

Twist and Shout. Appalled's theme song.

Diplomacy is eliding the little things (like influencing each other's elections / energy policy) to make progress on not turning each other's territory into radioactive glass.

Besides, the crap that is blamed on Putin is a failed frame up by Democrats. I'd be pissed at getting blamed for such a pathetic coup attempt. Jeebus, even megalomaniacs like Putin have standards.

Back to the drawing board for a new narrative Appaled.

Ignatz Ratzkywatzky

Isn't it sad, Appalled that a good number of our FBI and CIA intel "community" are less trustworthy than a Russian strongman?
Aren't you even slightly upset that the "commies" you don't believe are everywhere so politicized and corrupted formerly trustworthy American institutions that they are demonstrably no longer trustworthy?
Putin is a known quantity who is not trustworthy but at least largely acts in his country's perceived interests. Can any honest person say the same about Hillary Clinton or James Comey?

GUS

Henry, last night I was driving west on 94, in Pewaukee, the van in front of me, took out a nice buck. RIGHT IN FRONT OF ME.

Clarice Feldman

Russian hacking--a Brennan/Clapper confection Rogers refused to sign onto and in any event has been consistently misrepresented by the media:https://theconservativetreehouse.com/2017/11/11/the-actual-2016-fbi-report-on-russian-hacking-does-not-show-what-media-claim-it-does/

Miss Marple the Deplorable

Appalled,

Do try to keep up. What we want is for Putin to quit working against us. You think that's bad?

What we want is for the intelligence agencies to quit being political. You think that's bad?

I see that we are all happy here with how well the Asia trip is going, so you come here to drip your doom and gloom. I am not buying it.

GUS

Appalled our resident clown!!!
The 80's called, they want their RESET button back!!!!

GUS

Clarice and Ig. God bless you.

GUS

Lovely Miss Marple, I'd settle for the LIBTARDOCRAT PARTY not paying for RUSSIAN AGENTS to make up shit on an AMERICAN PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE so SHE can win. For STARTERS.

henry

Gus, the 14 degree wake up yesterday got them moving. I dodged a couple as well.

GUS

12 degrees here. You're a Southerner.

narciso

It is striking that the only one of the quinella of intelligence chiefs that got it anywhere near right was general Flynn and we know his punishment don't we.

Btw hannigan the gchq chief who surveiled trump campaign officialsthrough Matt taits capital partners just lost his sponsor defense minister Michael Fallon who did s little too much nudge nudge

henry

North of 94 might as well be UP. On the beer, I have Jury duty next week in Racine. Sadly, I don't think Foval has been indicted yet.

narciso

Evening all what's new. Besides another random pressure cooker in msnhattan.

exdemocrat

Gus - i find leftists unutterably tiresome. in the decades now since i stopped being one, i've never heard a single thing from any of them that educated me in any way. not a single idea, observation or thought that i hadn't already had or heard, and then realized to be wrong many, many years ago now. not one.
as a result, i don't engage in argument with leftists any more because nothing about that experience feels to me like a productive exercise for me. instead, it feels - at best - like i'm an unpaid (and viciously resented) remedial teacher.

henry

Hi narciso. Same old same old, waiting for Sessions to give up his quest to out nap Rip Van Winkle.

Ignatz Ratzkywatzky

Wretchard's latest with another great comment by Subotai.

 joan

I always liked Hillerman's role on Magnum, too. And loved the Lads! We called our two horses 'The Boys.' I'd tell the people at work, I have to go home and feed and hay The Boys -- always tickled my attorney bosses for some reason. Guess two 16 hand horses aren't boys. :) The largest horse was a beautiful bay, registered quarter horse, but his sire was thoroughbred and dam was 1/2 quarter horse and 1/2 thoroughbred. He was bred and raised to race. He had an outing or two at Hot Springs, but didn't make it (think his legs were too long. :)

Stephanie Nene Not your normal Grandma

At Bertram's Hotel is one of my favorite Christie books. Also love the Tommy and Tuppence ones.

Looks like Bama is going to finally make a game of it. Rammer Jammer!

Go U! Duck Notre Fame!

I love upset Saturdays.

Miss Marple the Deplorable

This is a LIVE STREAM of the President's news conference in Hanoi, comimg up shortly:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=znccBle9vWU

Captain Hate

Russian hacking--a Brennan/Clapper confection Rogers refused to sign onto

Thank God for Admiral Rogers, the only person keeping our Intel from being hot garbage.

Miss Marple the Deplorable

I love almost all of the Christie books. One of my favorites is a lesser known one, "The Man in the Brown Suit."

 joan

Here's my new book cover -- I'm really pleased with it. Hope you don't mind me posting it -- but I think it's so pretty. It's YA and up on amazon. (I won a first on it some years ago in a writer's conference/contest.)

Miss Marple the Deplorable

joan,

I didn't know you wrote books! How wonderful! I like the cover.

GUS

All 17 intel agencies agreed about WHAT...specifically??

then....

Name 17 intel agencies, supply each agencies DIRECTORS NAME, and show their REPORT.

GUS

How come 71 intel agencies never gave their opinions about BENGHAZI??

Miss Marple the Deplorable

http://www.nbcmontana.com/news/politics/meeting-of-the-strongmen-how-did-trump-measure-up-against-xi/654343208

I am putting the link in so I can post this paragraph, which made me laugh:

The Global Times "criticized the US media, a frequent target for Trump himself, for "absurd reports (which) deeply influenced Chinese public opinion," adding "it wasn't until his election victory that the Chinese public realized they had been cheated by the American media."

Captain Hate

Very nice, joan!

Miss Marple the Deplorable

Gain I am providing the live stream link to the press conference. They are doing mike checks now.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=znccBle9vWU

Appalled

Miss m:

Doom and gloom? I was making a wisecrack, and the irony observation applies if you are for or against Trump.

Stephanie Nene Not your normal Grandma

I've read them all MM, MITBS is a good one as well.

Dang, now I'll start rereading them all AGAIN.

GUS

All of OPIE'S 17 intel agencies and their CRACKER JACK DEEP STATE execs.

HOW COME NONE OF THEM....NONE OF THEM...had intel on RUSSIAN HACKING....until AFTER RODHAM lost??

James D.

Looks amazing, Joan!

jimmyk

Besides another random pressure cooker in msnhattan.

What's that about, narciso?

Stephanie Nene Not your normal Grandma

OT? Beasts is going to have to go find a manicurist to fix his chewed off nails.

Miss Marple the Deplorable

While we are waiting for the President that the left considers a buffoon, here is the transcript of an actual phone call between PM Blair and Bill Clinton.

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DOUMVG3XkAAUMYM.jpg:large

GUS

Joan, you should be very very proud.

Stephanie Nene Not your normal Grandma

Or not... wow!

henry

Joan, nice cover! Wish you success in the YA market.

Clarice Feldman

scary, Joan! Congratulations.

narciso

Probably just some missing inventory. Wonderful joan. The only decent piece of intelligence I've seen published was that country report on Libya commissioned a month before benghazi, it cited all sorts of actual data including transcripts of podcasts of jihadists in the area.

Captain Hate

Miss Marple,

Geez, you'd never know from that transcript that Slick was the son of the town whore.

henry

Miss M, that is what the MSM call gravitas, only exceeded by a misspelled reset button. I'm sure Appalled approves. (Just kidding, I don't think anyone outside the MSM is that stupid).

 joan

Thanks. :)

As far as wretchard, I do not always agree with him. It's nice to be an intelligent philosopher king, but sometimes, thoughts are too lofty and not applicable to ordinary men and women:

"Whatever happens now, the progressives have lost decades of "gains," not to the alt-right, which is nothing special, but to the realization of their own human frailty. They will find equality intolerable. But they might in consolation remember the classic lines from the movie Unforgiven.

"The Schofield Kid: Yeah, well, I guess they had it coming.
Will Munny: We all got it coming, kid.

"Sadly, we do."

I don't feel I earned any of 'this" -- no, the riots, the thugs, the last year of absolute craziness, the SJW, the lies of the media, the backhanded, knife in the back actions of obama's administration, Comey's destruction of the FBI, the repulsive behavior of the democrats and the way they've done our president -- I haven't earned any of it. I've lived my life, obeying the rules, raising our children, going to church, supporting various charities.

I don't feel like I have to bear the weight of mankind's sin. If that were true, I'd go out and really sin.

I wouldn't make a very good philosopher. :)

Ignatz Ratzkywatzky

Hey, my Miami Hurricanes Future Felons of America are 8-0 and crushing the number 3 team in the land.
Hmmm.

Miss Marple the Deplorable

Press conference starting.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=znccBle9vWU

Appalled

Miss M:

Admit it. That’s really a Monty Python script.

GUS

Henry, the LEFT, is now COMMIE. They don't pretend to believe anything. They LIE CHEAT and STEAL.
The SWAMP and MEDIA aid them.
All of this because, for 40 plus years, AMERICA allowed LEFTIST policies of spending and victim culture to grow.
Now, the COMMIES have no choice. It's war.
We aren't fighting. "it's not who we are".

narciso

He grew up in the phillipinrs which has been in a tug of war between the U.S. and China and vietnam, the middle kingdom provided the model for the kmer rougist new people's army
It colors his viewpoint on the matter.

Miss Marple the Deplorable

Appalled,

As far as I can tell, it's real.

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