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March 29, 2015

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Jeff Dobbs

This is the gait of a man who has had a few drinks.

Threadkiller
The Bloomberg video they have embedded in their "report" is more interesting than the actual Politifact propaganda piece as one of the hosts correctly points out that Senator Ted Cruz is a naturalized citizen. One of the other hosts shot back incorrectly that Cruz is a "natural born Citizen" due to being born to American citizen parents.
http://www.birtherreport.com/2015/03/politifact-article-ii-presidential.html?m=1
Threadkiller
Seven Southwestern states will soon be infiltrated by 1,200 military special ops personnel as part of a controversial domestic military training in which some of the elite soldiers will operate undetected among civilians. Operation Jade Helm begins in July and will last for eight weeks. Soldiers will operate in and around towns in Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah and Colorado where some of them wil drop from planes while carrying weapons loaded with blanks in what military officials have dubbed Realistic Military Training.


http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3013900/Fears-martial-law-special-ops-set-swarm-Southwest-operate-undetected-civilians-ve-deemed-HOSTILE-massive-military-exercise.html

Captain Hate on the iPad

Sam Gilbert was never linked to Wooden sounds like something Lanny Davis would say about the Clintons. And there's no GOPe.

clarice

daddy, what fun! Singapore is such a pleasant place to visit.

henry

Something is happening at Ft Meade / NSA. (ht Mel).

Jane

Yesterday I saw an article on gay bakers refusing to back cakes for non-gays. Did anyone else see it, and if so do you remember where?

pagar

Things are looking up.

Hotmail is now identifying NBC news against the Indiana efforts to protect religion freedom as junk mail.

clarice

Jane, I posted it on FB--It was from Walid Shoebat, I believe.

Jane

Talking about things that happened Sat nite. Amy just told me this story:

She, Mary and the girls were returning from night skiing around 10:30 on the MA Pike. Amy was driving. Suddenly in front of her she sees 5 cars spinning out of control crashing into each other.

Amy attempts to brake, the brakes don't work because she is on black ice. Her car goes sideways past all the crashed vehicles without hitting any.

Mary demands they pull over - the kids are scared. Mary jumps out of the car while about 10 more cars are crashing into each other - no police or ambulances on the scene yet, and takes over.

(You have to know Mary, she is shy as hell and very soft spoken, but she's a cardiologist and a former ambulance drive and she practically becomes a dominatrix in emergencies.)

So she is walking down the road with a flashlight attached to her head , slipping and sliding, to see who has been injured and needs help. (Amy is of course screaming for her to return and not get killed - fat chance).

She goes car to car to see what the injuries are - mostly bloody noses from air bags). She gets a baby and her frightened mother out of a car and then demands that every person get out of their car and go to the other side of the guard rail so they won't be killed by still crashing traffic. She organized the entire crash site in about 15 minutes.

Eventually she hears the sirens coming, returns to her car and they drive away, anonymously.

Jane

Thanks Clarice, got it.

DebinNC

Wow, Jane. God bless Mary and others like her.

DebinNC

Maybe it's cultural/regional, but I'd have no fear at the prospect of special ops peeps practicing "operating undetected" near me. I'd probably sleep even better knowing they were out there. News that 1200 of BOzo's OFA minions were "infiltrating" nearby would be different. Anyone know where "Jade Helm" came from?

Jeff Dobbs

Wow, Jane.

Mary rocks.

Janet

Wow, Jane. God bless Mary and others like her.

Amen!!!

Extraneus

Today from James O'Keefe...

During a discussion with a high ranking university official, our journalist asked the university for funding to send aid to isis:

Student: "We want to send aid to ISIS."

The university officials replied "So you do specifically want to send aid to ISIS?"

To a different university official, our journalist states: "A lot of the fighters . . . can't see at night, you know? So like people are attacking them and they can't see at night. And because like they are poor they don't have night vision and stuff so they wanted flashlights so they could like better protect themselves."

To this outrageous statement the university official not only nodded in agreement but broached the cost of bulk shipments (!) of flashlights to ISIS.

Two other high ranking university officials were perfectly fine with the mission of the club, supporting ISIS, however, suggested a name change because: "technically our country is at war with ISIS."

His email says it's a Florida university.

Danube on iPad

Wooden won ten titles in twelve years. Some of the losers are still saying shut up and deal.

DebinNC

http://nypost.com/2015/03/24/cornell-dean-says-isis-welcome-on-campus-in-undercover-video/

It's Cornell ...lol.

Jane

FBI Solves Decades-Old Art Heist, Suspect Had Been Represented By John Kerry

BOSTON – The FBI has positively identified the two robbers who in 1990 committed the largest art heist in history, stealing over $500 million worth of masterpieces from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum here. One of them is a local ex-con who was free only because his lawyer, now Secretary of State John Kerry, was able to get his first-degree murder conviction overturned in 1982.

“We got justice,” Kerry told a reporter in 2009 of his work for the notorious hoodlum, “and I’ll go to my grave proud that we did.”


http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2015/03/29/fbi-solves-decades-old-art-heist-suspect-had-been-represented-by-john-kerry/

Extraneus

Supreme Court rejects appeal by US flag-wearing students

The Supreme Court has denied an appeal from former California high school students who were ordered to turn their American flag T-shirts inside out during a celebration of the Cinco de Mayo holiday at school.

The justices did not comment Monday in leaving in place an appellate ruling that found that school officials acted appropriately because their concerns about racial violence outweighed students' freedom of expression rights. Administrators feared the American-flag shirts would enflame the passions of Latino students celebrating the Mexican holiday.

Jane

The rest of that article is really interestyng too.

Dave (in MA)

Ft. Meade: A cop vehicle was rammed by a teeny-tiny clown SUV?

Dave (in MA)

Are there some famous missing paintings hanging in some Heinz mansions?

Captain Hate on the iPad

You're the one who decided to compare Saint Wooden to Coach K with no prompting. No matter what I might think of K there hasn't been a hint of any financial improprieties around his program by him or any prominent backers. Or are we only allowed the NCAA approved narrative?

NKvirusedandback

Dave@10:41-- heh! too funny. Was this guy a Whitey Bulger associate?

DebinNC

http://www.cnn.com/2015/03/29/politics/bowe-bergdahl-defense-disputed-by-platoon/index.html

Amazing, that Bergdahl's new story could be so easily disproved, yet was floated anyway.

Marlene

Oh,I can't wait to listen to Howie Carr this afternoon. The only person he loathes more than any Kennedy family member or any Bulger family member is John Kerry.

NKvirusedandback

Two things, link below to the culture on light rail in St Louis. Just wonderful. Also, Tim Cook says religious freedom statutory protections 'are something dangerous'. What? as opposed to Nazis in robes ordering the religiously observant how they must act? Go smoke another #@*k Tim, and otherwise shut up and make phones: http://www.kmov.com/story/28632070/cell-phone-video-captures-assault-on-metrolink?fb_action_ids=1600070113596674&fb_action_types=og.comments

Sue
Soldiers will operate in and around towns in Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah and Colorado where some of them wil drop from planes while carrying weapons loaded with blanks in what military officials have dubbed Realistic Military Training

Good freaking grief. They'll be shot dead by the good people in Texas. It's why you see very little sightings of Big Foot around here. No one is willing to dress up in the monkey suit. Everyone is locked and loaded. Dumb. Dumb. Dumb.

NKvirusedandback

This Black Helo Op, how does that square with posse comitatus?

DebinNC

http://www.cnn.com/2015/03/30/politics/obama-ted-kennedy-institute/

The Dems, including Mr. and Mrs. BOzo, are headed to Boston to honor Teddy today.

Extraneus

Can a Jewish baker refuse an order of one of these?



http://hotair.com/archives/2015/03/30/how-would-rfra-opponents-deal-with-the-hitler-cake/

Sue

I'm being serious. What happens if one of these spec ops is sneaking around my back pasture with a gun with fake bullets and I shoot him? Will I be prosecuted because he is conducting a fake op?

Beasts of England

I was reading a little about Coach K this morning and didn't realize he was a West Point graduate and that he played there under Bob Knight. I'm not a Dookie, but I certainly respect that about Krzyzewski.

Jane

Oh dear, I wonder if that Ted Kennedy site is encroaching on TC's home, or if it's near his big brother's library and really ugly gas tanks.

NKvirusedandback

Sue-- that is indeed one of the ancient reasons posse comitatus was adopted ( ending reconstruction and precluding a future reconstruction was obviously the primary reason.)

Jim Eagle

Sue,

That may be the idea. Suck in some locals shooting up the troops, declare martial law and confiscate weapons from ordinary citizens. I wouldn't put it past the Regiime. Agents Provocueter.

Beasts of England

I'm with NK. Tim Cook is a fellow Alabamian and he was in town a few weeks ago whining about our state's ghey marriage position and said that Apple wouldn't do any business in the state. I guess other than the five Apple stores that are already here, right, Timmy?

Shut up and make me a new phone, boy - I don't give a rat's ass about you or your precious little lifestyle...

MarkO

"Wooden won ten of his twelve. How's K doin'?"

In that match up, Wooden beats everyone. Just as Bill Russell shames Michael Jordan.

Nevertheless, other than Mike Krzyzewski, no one else comes close.

MarkO

Of course, because in those olden times only the conference champion qualified for the tournament, UCLA did not play the number one team in the country, Maryland.

DebinNC

The St. Louis victim in NK's 10:57 is mistaken imo about riders smiling and laughing as he was pummelled (see bottom pic + video). They didn't intervene, but the physical attack began and ended very quickly. I didn't see the all-black crowd cheering the 3 miscreants on, which was a welcome change from similar incidents. That the clearly seen attackers haven't been id'd shows the realistic fear of reprisal present in such communities.

MarkO

Honor is inconsistent with Ted Kennedy.

Sue

Another scenario. We've been advised ahead of time that spec ops are working the neighborhood. Don't shoot. Criminals know it too. What better time to take advantage of homeowners than when they've been told not to shoot?

Captain Hate on the iPad

I'd be a fool to argue that Wooden wasn't a superb basketball coach who developed and motivated his players extremely well. The game has changed a great deal since he was coaching UCLA, particularly players leaving early.

Captain Hate on the iPad

Maryland lost to UCLA in an earlier matchup that season. I loved that team and thought they got hosed in the Bojangles championship game but I've never operated under the illusion that they were the world beaters that others did.

Beasts of England

@Sue: according to every movie I've seen with special ops dudes in it, they're the ones with long hair and beards. So either shoot or don't shoot those guys! :)

Sue

Well they aren't supposed to be operating near me according to the list of counties involved. So I won't be shooting them. But good luck. Some of those counties out west of here, the people shoot first and ask questions later.

Neo

As negotiations with Iran on a nuclear deal come down to the wire, the White House is ramping up a yearlong campaign to persuade lawmakers and the public to support an agreement.

In recent days, officials have tried to neutralize skeptical Democrats by arguing that opposing President Barack Obama would empower the new Republican majority, according to people familiar with the discussions.

Even national security is now a partisan cause

Beasts of England

Don't we have at least one of those long hair with beards kinda guys around here? I can't imagine them conducting any kind of exercise with no live ammo whatsoever, for exactly the reasons that Sue mentions. If they do screw up and take some random citizen fire are they really just going to sit there and get strafed? Curiouser and curiouser.

NKvirusedandback

neo-- is that any kind of surprise? Obummer loves the Mullahs and loathes all real americans. At leaset he is taking down the Dem faux centrists by converting the Dems to a full on Prog Party.

Janet

on FB - http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2015/mar/30/police-shoot-vehicle-ramming-nsa-gates-ft-meade-re/

2 comments -

Cassie wrote ~ "Just that Congress woman trying to park."

Clarice wrote ~ "The crashed car contained two men disguised as women--Maybe they just wanted to see if the commissary would sell them a single sex wedding cake."

Hah!

1 Dead After 2 Men Try to Enter Fort Meade Disguised as Women - http://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local/Large-Police-Presence-Outside-Fort-Meade-297995991.html

Extraneus

Even national security is now a partisan cause

Even?

exdemocrat

Disguised or just trans? H8ters!

Dave (in MA)

http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/2015/03/29/did-you-hear-the-part-where-shot-the-officer-the-face/ti2sPPfrUHBJckJ3VauoMJ/story.html?p1=Must_Reads_hp

Quick-send in Sharpton.

matt

John Wooden was one of the most honorable men to have coached the game. He made boys into honorable men. Look at the careers of so many of his players.

It was a different time. Men like Wooden were not rare. The game was very different. Life was very different. If you know the story of Bill Walton and his anti-war actions and his relationship with Wooden you will understand.

Wooden was also a devout Christian who walked the walk. One of my heroes.

Dave (in MA)

Trannies trying to storm Ft. Meade...

Were they yelling "Allahu Akbar" or "You go, girl"?

clarice

O'Keefe's ISIS story today took place at Drake Univ in Fla. Last week he caught Cornell's Dean on tape okaying a group to support terrorists. Two different stories.

Good job, Mary!

Reason has the best article on the overreaching of the "public accommodation" exception to a business owner's right to refuse service. Naturally, the peabrains are distracted comparing bakeries and same sex cakes to racial discrimination at hotels and highway restaurants.

It's long been a SCOTUS holding that schools are freer to impose discipline on students in the classroom than they are on students' conduct outside school.

NKvirusedandback

Matt-- two very different men, Bill walton and K A-Jabbar have very similar things to say about John Wooden the man, and they are almost uniformly positive.

pagar

"Even national security"

IMO, has been since John Kerry started making the North Vietnamese Military and the Viet Cong happy.

Janet

Disguised or just trans? H8ters!

Yes, exdem! How dare we make any assumptions. It is a self-certifying world out there.

exdemocrat

Good point re SCOTUS' school ruling, Clarice. Perhaps the issue is why this American school is celebrating a Mexican holiday? (Is Latvian Independence Day to follow?)

Rick Ballard

Clarice,

The Prince of Peck & Drool at Crapple is no pea brain. His decision to be a self rolling queer for the Fascists was fairly well studied and we will be seeing the distinctions well blurred via social media in the ongoing effort to create an electorate dumb enough to embrace Fascism Forever.

Pence provided an opportunity to create another "Hands Up - Stupid to the Brim" moment, the only difference being that this time it's rolling queers rather than whipping blacks. The Fascists should rake in some Gaydough but it won't be enough to offset the damage among moderates.

How much use of Apple products does it take to make the user homosexual?

pagar

IMO, Tim Cook is wrong about freedom of religion laws-- Very wrong.

http://twitchy.com/2015/03/30/it-takes-just-one-iowahawk-tweet-to-nutshell-absurdity-of-lefts-boycottindiana-outrage/?utm_source=autotweet&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=twitter
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IMO, the people causing this should be fired immediately.

http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/u.s.-signed-agreement-with-mexico-to-teach-immigrants-to-unionize/article/2562215?custom_click=rss&utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter
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Jane, Sounds like Mary did a good job and deserves a lot of thanks.

Janet

How are crime reports gonna work in our brave new world?

A bank was robbed today. The perp had a penis, testicles, and a beard but it's unclear if it was a man....mighta been a woman. Who knows how it felt that day?

Dave (in MA)

Maybe they were from the Cornell gay ISIS club.

clarice

Oops--That was Barry Univ in Fla, not Drake. It is a Catholic Univ .

exdemocrat

It has always struck me as odd that multi-cultism hasn't been attacked from that angle: i.e. why is it OK to favor some foreign traditions and not all? How is that not discriminatory to us Latvians?

Captain Hate on the iPhone

Isn't Cinqo de Mayo a recently made up holiday by mega breweries like Budweiser?

Janet

Maybe they were from the Cornell gay ISIS club.

Hah! the police will have to wait around to see what bathroom the perps use. :(

pagar

Angie's List may have another competitor.

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/amazon-wants-to-be-your-home-services-middleman-141130208.html

Dave (in MA)


"Tea Party" "Ft. Meade" "dresses"

Janet

Hahahaaa! Dave! Too funny!

Extraneus

Uh oh, another nasty chant by some white boys.

Mary Washington University rugby team suspended; officials cite recording of offensive chant

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – The University of Mary Washington has suspended activities for its men's rugby team after officials there said an audio recording captured some team members chanting a song with violent and sexually explicit lyrics.

Hey, wait a minute...

pagar

Janet@12:13

and the color of the skin of the robber can not be reported.

Just read the report Dave put up at 11:51.

"A young man also says an officer insulted him and that officers put their hands on him and others while moving them around the crime scene."

Captain Haiku

Why the confusion?
It has boobs so it's a gal, right?
So cisnormative.

Beasts of England

Testicles? I'm tired of all this duonormative crap...

Thomas Collins

It's 210 Morrissey Boulevard in Columbia Point, Jane, so it's closer to the JFK Library and the gas tanks.

Buckeye

My nephew works at the Ft. Meade/NSA facility. He is civilian, former Army intelligence. Runs spy satellites out of that location.

Heart of the operation, so they would want to keep bad guys and any other weirdos out.

Captain Hate on the iPhone

Trying to crash into NSA is really really dumb.

Buckeye

CH

Andy (my nephew) told me that the security is impressive. Many layers before you could get to anything sensitive.

Even if they made it past the gate, would only pretty much guarantee their demise.

Danube on iPad

"Or are we only allowed the NCAA approved narrative?"

I'm buying the ten titles in twelve years narrative. You accuse Wooden of running a filthy program; I ask for details and you say Sam Gilbert. Still waiting for a single infraction involving Wooden. Get over it.

Or not.

Danube on iPad

Cinco de Mayo is not celebrated in Mexico.

Danube on iPad

"Just as Bill Russell shames Michael Jordan."

And Adam Morrison shames Jerry West.

Jane

It's 210 Morrissey Boulevard in Columbia Point, Jane, so it's closer to the JFK Library and the gas tanks.

TC,

I think our next JOM meet-up should be there. I'll have a defense lawyer on speed dial.

lyle

http://hotair.com/archives/2015/03/29/google-may-be-the-sole-remaining-superpower/

Like your conservative websites/media? Good luck in the future. You will be assimilated.

lyle

In case there was any doubt who the REAL enemy is in this Iran deal:

In recent days, officials have tried to neutralize skeptical Democrats by arguing that opposing President Barack Obama would empower the new Republican majority, according to people familiar with the discussions.
lyle

This is what happens when you have a seditious asshole for SecState:

http://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2015/03/john-kerry-says-nuclear-deal-with-iran-is-possible-if-allah-wills-it/

GMax

Two guys formal gowns thought they would waltz into an Army base. I bet Billy Ayres is cursing himself for becoming a prof, he could have taught these guys how to be terrorist...

(A)Nuther Bub

I see that John Kerry has just warned Embassy administrators that they must prepare for a flood of applications from sanctuary-seeking "climate-change refugees" -- people who need to flee weather events in their own countries.

There's nothing this administration won't do to make whites an impotent minority here. Get ready for the hordes to come (in addition to the hordes already here).

Marlene

In other sports news...this has a Maine/Ohio connection. There will be a demonstration at the Cleveland Indians' home opener to protest the use of Chief Wahoo as their logo.Louis Sockalexis,a Penobscot Indian who was the inspiration for Chief Wahoo is the first known Native American to play baseball. A local Maine man,Ed Rice,the author of the Sockalexis biography has been raising awareness about the logo and says the Cleveland Indians' ownership doesn't have approval from the Penobscots to use the Chief Wahoo image. The American Indian Education Center is planning a $9B federal lawsuit against the team for the money it has made for 100 years using the image.

GMax

I am not a lawyer but I would think there is some legal theory that would preclude a suit on this sort of thing after a 100 years of time. In real estate, there is a theory of adverse possession which means if you squat long enough unchallenged on a piece of land ( or in a house ) that you become the owner by adverse possession. Happens most often when a fence or driveway is installed, and it intrudes into a neighbor property. If he does not object, after X years, his right to object disappears.

Plus Chief Wahoo is such a cartoonish image, I find it difficult to believe it is really suppose to be someone likeness.

exdemocrat

Gmax - I detect the powerful smell of mendacity ... and shakedown.

Marlene

GMax, the author of the Sockalexis bio and the recent article in the Bangor Daily met with executives of the team. One of his goals was to remedy the cartoonish image,including correcting errors about Sockalexis in the media guide and replacing a portrait at the stadium.The Cleveland paper wrote an editorial agreeing that the image had to be removed. I really know nothing about the controversy except what Ed Rice wrote,maybe CH,Buckeye or maryrose can comment.

Janet

Do you ever reach a point where you want to just give the left what they want?

Bankrupt & destroy the Cleveland Indians & the Washington Redskins & whoever else the left picks out as evil.

Get rid of all women & men separate bathrooms.

Outlaw certain words.

Get rid of the institution of marriage.

Have all earned money go directly to the US Govt. & let them redistribute it evenly to everyone.

Ban cars & airplanes.

All sex acts are protected...anywhere, with anyone or anything....no age limits. Start a new fed. program called "Just Do It".

Advertise in other nations that our borders are open & dissolve all agencies that pretend to be about border security & our national sovereignty.

Get rid of the military.

Let people kill their children at any age if they are inconvenient or a financial burden.

exdemocrat

BTW, why should I care what Tim Cook thinks about anything?

Dave (in MA)

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Before & after logos for my High School mascot of the "Marauders" as of 2007. The name was retained, but the image was changed. Apparently the differently-sighted community are OK with being called "marauders". I guess that's supposed to be a pirate, but he doesn't look Somali to me.

DebinNC

Sounds like San Francisco ...

Captain Hate on the iPhone

I'm not the one who brought Wooden into the discussion in order to take some snarky shot at Coach K and his fans. What he accomplished was impressive but very time specific and to just bring up his name like a parrot with Tourette's is taking a very blinkered view of basketball today.

Buckeye

Marlene

My take is that Cleveland is not nearly as incline to get worked up over a political correctness campaign as the folks around DC.

Cleveland is comprised of lots of ethnic minorities. Been the brunt of jokes for decades.

I think the prevailing attitude is that since "we" have been taking crap for a long time, why give one little group special status?

Besides, the Ohio Indian tribes are noted for being extremely tough warriors. The remaining Indian descendants wear that as a badge of honor. Why not promote it?

Of course that assumes the baseball Indians play well, not always the case:)

Captain Hate on the iPhone

The microscopic percentage of Ward Churchhill/ Elizabeth Warren type Aboriginal American complaints about Chief Wahoo are an annual event like the buzzards returning to Hinckley. Pretty boring imo.

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