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July 29, 2015



Does he let Cecil in? oops. too late.




Yes TM. It is odd that we need to become whatever culture shows up and wins the cage match of immigration -- provided it is not the culture they immigrated to join (e.g the American one).


"Internal Poll Shows Donald Trump Generating Strong Support Among Minority Voters – “LANDSLIDE”"


Adios Jeb

"Shock poll: Donald Trump leads Jeb Bush 26-20% … in Florida"

"A St. Pete Polls survey released on Wednesday shows the New York businessman with 26 percent support, with Jeb Bush in second place with 20 percent.

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is in third place with 12 percent, and Marco Rubio is in fourth place with 10 percent. He’s followed by Dr. Ben Carson at 5 percent, Ted Cruz and John Kasich at 4 percent, and Rand Paul at 3 percent. 16 percent are unsure or are supporting another candidate not named in the survey."


Cispigmented Heteronormative Microagressive Ignatz

So I guess this place is now a dumping ground for sTrumpet trash comments?


Here's from Mickey's finish:

*** — Coulter is often accused of acting, of being in effect a performance artist. ¡Adios America! ain’t that.

I'm with you, Ig.


Cispigmented Heteronormative Microagressive Ignatz

If you weren't pissed off already; read what you are required to think about yourself if you are white.

If this is the bullshit Chinless Eric and Barry had in mind for a national conversation on race I think it likely they and their ugly little vanguard will not be pleased with the results.
It is especially unlikely to cause anything other than a white backlash in a period of economic stagnation and increased competition over jobs and other scarce resources.
Whites stupidly and lawlessly go out of their way to make things "easier" for minorities with idiocies like protected classes and AA. The result after 30 or more years of it is resentment by minorities and more demands that we now barf up our non-existent guilt (along with our neighborhoods and money we earned) to supposedly shut them up.

The sad thing is those minorities that didn't listen to the commies and worked hard to succeed will find themselves pushed away along with the whining thieves and will find their own neighborhoods filled with the thugs and parasites they worked to leave behind.

Barry's twin legacies; the races at each others throats at home and the nations at each others throats abroad.
A pygmy for all seasons.

Cispigmented Heteronormative Microagressive Ignatz


I don't mind people talking about, criticizing or defending Trump.
I mind them mindlessly shilling for him.


From what I can tell, white kids just around college age are getting very pissed off, Ig.


Obama transparency record under fire again after request on Planned Parenthood denied

The Federalist, after learning of Nucatola's government work, submitted a FOIA request on her likely fees and other contract details under "expedited processing."

However, the agency one day later denied the request for a prompt response, saying it failed to meet the public's "urgent" right to know. HHS even suggested that the request did not meet the standard of referring to a "breaking news story of general public interest."

Federalist editor David Harsanyi pushed back.

"For people who run the agency and the administration, this may not be a breaking news story or the type of breaking news story they want," Harsanyi said. "That's simply their world view, but others see this as a huge story."

Last month, the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform held two hearings on FOIAs. In the first, reporters and other FOIA applicants expressed widespread frustration with the process.

In the second, Committee Chairman Rep. Jason Chaffetz ridiculed a Justice Department official for her agency giving itself a perfect score on "the presumption of openness" and the "proactive disclosure" (disclosing records without a specific request) for FOIA-type information.

"The Department of Justice gives themselves a five-out-of-five on proactive disclosure?" the Utah Republican said. "Do you really think anybody in the world believes the [department] is at the top of their game? ... You live in la-la-land."

Mary Hasson, the Federalist reporter who broke the story about Nucatola's 2010-2014 contract work, argued in her request there was a compelling need to have the information promptly because of imminent congressional hearings on the issue and "the public's demand for transparency."

Nucatola was one of several experts that HHS and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention contracted to help create federal guidelines for "quality family planning services," according to The Federalist.


New Hampshire baby receives lifetime hunting-fishing license

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) -- A 6-month-old New Hampshire boy has become the first child to get a newborn hunting and fishing license in the state.

Daylen Brickley's grandfather read about the state program in a hunting and fishing magazine. The family from Milford bought the license July 23, the first day it was available.

New Hampshire Fish and Game officials are offering a lifetime, combined hunting and fishing license that can be purchased for those under a year old.

Daylen will be able to redeem his fishing license when he turns 16 and redeem his hunting license after he completes the state's hunter education course.

The lifetime license costs $300 plus a fee of $4.50. A seasonal fishing and hunting license costs $46 per year.


Ace (in a commentary on Camille Paglia):

Camille Paglia on "Snark Atheism," and How Jon Stewart Has Debased Political Discourse

Whether the Planned Parenthood videos help or hurt the abortion lobby is quite beyond any possibly-legitimate point. It is information, and human beings, possessed of reason and moral intuitions, ought to have this information, so that they can make judgments about it.

Otherwise, we are simply cattle in one of Temple Grandin's slaughterhouses, in which the cows are led through a serpentine course which prevents them from ever seeing what's up ahead, what's happened to the cows further up in the queue.

That's fine for cows. The slaughterhouses are intended for humane treatment -- of animals.

Humans should not be subject to the "humane treatment" of a media-enforced serpentine ramp. We should know-- we should see -- what's happening to the other humans.


Um, sure I'll see your ValJar and raise you.


That was from the lurking unit.


Lake County murder suspect found to be in country illegally during July 7 traffic stop

Lake County Sheriff's Det. Brian Butler said during the court hearing that during a July 7 traffic stop, deputies contacted border patrol agents who advised the sheriff's office not to detain Razo despite his status as an undocumented immigrant.
Captain Hate

While they're at it, just close the place:



Surprisingly CNN is not focusing on the missing airliner mystery.

Instead they are running an excellent attack piece from some female Lawyer, Elizabeth Beck, who was deposing Trump in 2011, and she is saying that when during the Deposition she realized that she needed to take a break to breast pump, Trump went bananas, waving his finger at her and saying "You're disgusting" and he left, and they couldn't finish the deposition that day.

Beck: "I think non-Presidential is the least of what you can call his behavior that day, and I don't say that personally, but I, I say it's uhhh, it was unprofessional, it was a lack of self-control, it was fear, it was panic, it was a whole host of things. And I don't think any of those things should attach to anybody running for President."

My question of Ms Beck. How would you say it personally if you did want to say it personally, instead of not saying it personally? Please school us on the difference.

I'm saying you're a despicable piece of s@#$, but I want you to know that I'm not saying that personally.


Question for the lawyers out here. If Tom Brady takes his case to court, doesn't he subject himself to a possible perjury charge regarding his phone records?

From his Facebook Page


Prosecutors charged Rep. Chaka Fattah, D-Pa., Wednesday in a 29-count indictment with racketeering conspiracy, bribery and wire fraud as part of a probe into the 11-term congressman launched by the FBI and IRS in March 2013.

... notice anything about this lead paragraph ?
If you caught it, you know Chaka Fattah is toast.

Hint: they mentioned something that is usually missing.


Rush, in the closing minutes of Hour 3 today, plays clips of New York Times Sports Reporters yesterday answering questions on Charlie Rose and elsewhere, speaking straightforward on Brady, and totally convicting him of intentional criminality for destroying evidence.

Rush does it to highlight the utter hypocrisy of the NYTimes, in how they excuse Hillary's destruction of her E-mails and servers. An amazing contrast.


This from a fourth generation military man?

But, just like Obama and his original birth certificate, all inspection efforts have been rejected.



He has soiled the family name as far as I'm concerned.

Apparently a ship was named after his father but I have no intention of looking that up.

Shame on Brietbart.


Henry I saw that website first as “fire and ream Mitchell.


Tom Brady offered to retrieve every single message and text the NFL requested but Roger Goodell said it would be too difficult


Thomas Collins

Rocco, I suppose a Facebook post could be used to contradict subsequent court testimony. But I don't see anything in the Facebook post that would contradict what Brady is likely to say in a court proceeding.

Thomas Collins

Rocco, I suppose a Facebook post could be used to contradict subsequent court testimony. But I don't see anything in the Facebook post that would contradict what Brady is likely to say in a court proceeding.


Elizabeth Beck, who was deposing Trump in 2011, and she is saying that when during the Deposition she realized that she needed to take a break to breast pump

She's deposing The Donald and doesn't take care of her "pumping" needs beforehand and needs to interrupt the process rather than wait for the next break? That's ridiculous and highly unprofessional imo.

Thomas Collins

Although I don't think Brady is stupid enough to do this, I'll bet there are people who post the truth about an event on Facebook and then lie about the event under oath.

Jack is Back!

Can someone please tell me the appeal at Fox for Meghan McCain?

I just realized that Fox also seems to think Geraldo and Juan and Alan are also appealing to their viewers.

Thomas Collins

In any event, the only one involved in Deflategate to have credibly been called a liar is Goodell.


Yes, I realize that Judge Jones in her decision did not use "liar" in relation to Goodell, but that's the import of her decision.



It's Milbank so don't bother clicking unless you're feeling full from lunch and looking for some light purging. It's just so touching that a hack like Milbank yearns for the times when all the Senators were friends despite alternate sides of the aisle. Which of course means Ds getting everything they want. All the time.

The Kansas Republican, in his nearly 28 years in the Senate, was one of the 20th century's great legislators. But the sad truth is Dole probably couldn't be elected to Congress as a Republican today, much less become Senate majority leader or the party's presidential nominee.

Neither could George H.W. Bush, who signed the ADA into law. Both would be dubbed RINOs — Republicans in Name Only — because of their nasty habit of compromise.

There are several reasons for the decline in Washington's functionality, including the growing polarization of both parties and the obvious reality that Dole's Republican Party has gone particularly bonkers.

Oddly he doesn't mention that one of the candidates running for the nom in his own party is a full-throated marxist/socialist and the other is an old white guy from VT.


Brit Hume is 73, but he doesn't seem that old to me because I've aged along with him. It makes sense for Fox to seed GenXers and younger, less identifiably conservative peeps into their aging lineup in non-primetime slots. Based on the little I've read about her, Ms. McCain is personable and less offensive than many alternatives [see Farrow, Ronin].

Captain Hate

The way Goodell handled the Ray Rice situation was just horrible and the owners were idiots for not canning him at that point.

Jack is Back!

Does anyone of our Boston fans think that Brady's attorney's hair had nothing to do with the decision?

Marlene on Kindle

Jack,we are watching less of Fox lately.Hubby has no tolerance and I watch an old movie on Turner Classic Movies while reading.

Oh,I'm listening to Howie Carr just now and he's saying the Scarborough (ME) police never received a request to patrol Goodell's home.Interesting,why did the police chief say the NFL contacted him?


"She's deposing The Donald and doesn't take care of her "pumping" needs beforehand and needs to interrupt the process rather than wait for the next break? That's ridiculous and highly unprofessional imo."

Some depositions take a long time - even days.

Pat Caddell wears the same tie every time I see him.


Oh, for the pre-CSPAN days when Minority Leader Bob Michel was best buds with his overlord Tip O'Neal. Ditto Sen. Bob Dole and the nonpartisan George Mitchell.

Old Lurker

I'm with Marlene. I was already down to just the News Hour but lately even that makes my blood boil.

I am learning a lot about rebuilding old cars on the nearby channels though.

Jack is Back!

The worst PR thing the NFL did was not ban Brady 4 games but blacklist Rush. He was en fuego today and may have turned his 25M listenters into a bunch of Capt. Hates.


I surprised Trump didn't offer to help the poor lactating woman out. IYKWIMAITYD


BOB DOLE, people!


Some depositions take a long time - even days.

Yes, but baby milk pumping takes less than 10 min. if the mom gets at it, and I assume the parties involved stop for lunch and have potty breaks. No excuse for her needing to interrupt the process when the need was foreseeable.


stop for lunch

...must resist urge to make a joke...

Oh hell, see my 4:43.

Jack is Back!

I was once involved in a depostioin that took 6 months. They suspedned my interrogatorie because I brought up something they didn't even know and had to investigate it. When I came back I was in Hong Kong and they had to pay my expenses to come back to DC.

They lost eventually but thanks for the trip.

Miss Marple

Also, why not just say you needed to be excused for a bathroom break? Why make a big statement about how you are breastfeeding and have to go pump your breasts?


TK, per my uncle, Elmo Zumwalt sucked because he allowed the Navy enlisted long hair and porn staches. There may have been operational reasons (trying to move all Pacific commands from Pearl to San Diego), but the hair bit ruined the family name right there.


Your daily People's Cube:

Pope outraged by Planned Parenthood's "unfettered capitalism," demands equal redistribution of baby parts to each according to his need

Miss Marple

From the Federalist:




Now Neil Cavuto has on Meghan McCain, to comment on her dad's comments that we shouldn't be attacking Trump, but I'm transcribing this long bit because I'm detecting in his Neil Cavuto's comments that he's not hunky-dory with having Meghan McCain on as the new "go-to- girl."

McMuffin: We can't let Hillary co-opt the Millenial Vote. We can't let Hillary co-opt the Women's vote, the Minority Vote. If we have a candidate like Donald Trump who is preaching to a very specific, very small audience, that's exactly what will happen.

Cavuto: But Meghan, how do you know that? How do you know that? Whatever he's doing right now is working.

McMuffin: But statistically....

Cavuto: Wait a minute. Every time he has said something, even when he attacked your father, and you know he tried to back it down a little bit, he went after Mexican' and you know all the commentary. Every controversial thing he has said that would sink every other candidate, it might have sunk your dad if he said the same, doesn't happen to him. In fact he's now leading in Florida. So almost everywhere...

McMuffin: With Republicans.

Cavuto: I understand that. But that was unthinkable right after the remarks he made about your dad and yet he's more popular now than he was then.

McMuffin: (Nods head in agreement) I'm not negating that Donald Trump has a huge audience right now, err not a huge audience, a huge following right now, and what he's saying is resonating with people. But his negativity polls nationally are huge. 60 Percent of the American Public has a negative perception of Donald.

Cavuto: Yeah, but 50% of the American Public has a negative impression of Hillary Clinton.

Meghan: We're trying to win an election.

Cavuto: Believe me, I see what you're saying and I understand your frustration, especially concerning your dad. But what I think people are missing in looking at the Trump phenomenom , is confusing the messenger with his message, and his message is frustration and anger over Trade deals and we always seem to get the short end of the stick, and repeated failures of Republican and Democratic Administrations . That might be something that's reaching out to Independents at well. You don't buy that?

McMuffin: (Shaking head in disagreement) I' don't. (Looks angry that she has been challenged by Neal:) He was saying that he though Sarah Palin should be a part of his cabinet. Donald Trumpa and Sarah Palin are debatably the most polarizing figures in American Politics, and I think we need...

Cavuto (interrupting): That's not what your dad says. Your dad doesn't say that about Sarah palin.

McMuffin: (Very high pitched voice) My father and I agree on many things. I'm not my father's minion in many ways...

Neal laughs. I laugh.

I suppose I am a hypocrite in that I didn't rail against FOX having on Dick Cheney's daughter, but at least I think Liz Cheney accomplished something, instead of simply being a total product of celebrity nepotism.


Exactly, MM. I can't imagine making such an announcement in the middle of any professional setting, much less one involving Donald Trump.

Jack is Back!


Yep. That's my Pope whether in reality or in the satire papers. In fact, they should have waited to see what he would actually say.



L'il help:(


Thanks, daddy!

Miss Marple


My old friend Common Tator (maybe you remember him from FR) used to say "Watch what politicians DO, not what they say."

So what do we have here? Some attorney comes out and portrays herself as persecuted because she made a very personal statement to Donald Trump, one which has a high ick factor to men his age.

So why would she make this public and embarrass herself further? Of course, as a leftist she is incapable of embarrassment, but what is important is that they are dragging out the "war on women" topic again. First we had the rape thing. Now this. It tells me he is drawing voters from the dems, particularly blue collar voters.

Jeff Dobbs

I can't imagine making such an announcement in the middle of any professional setting, much less one involving Donald Trump.

Unless one might think getting Trump to lose his shit in the courtroom was a winning strategy worthy of such a stunt? I mean, we're talking about a lawyer here...

Although.....from a CNN article:

Beck insisted that the breast-pumping break was set to coincide with a pre-scheduled lunch break at 12:30, but that Trump decided at the last minute he did not want a break. An email exchange between Beck and a law firm representing Trump shows a lunch order was made and set to arrive around noon.

But it also says she was setting up shop right there in the courtroom . . . she was not asking to be excused.

Garten, executive vice president and general counsel at The Trump Organization, said Trump called Beck "disgusting" because she was about to use her breast pump in the middle of the deposition room.

"She was disgusting," Garten said in a phone interview with CNN. "She was attempting to breast feed -- to pump in the middle of a deposition, in a deposition room with five lawyers and was not excusing herself."

Garten said Beck started to assemble the pump in the deposition room and "started to move the breast pump toward her breast."

He claimed Beck orchestrated the stunt because "she ran out of questions and she didn't know what to do."

"This is not about breastfeeding ... it's just not," Garten insisted.

I'm going with the stunt theory...

Cispigmented Heteronormative Microagressive Ignatz

I didn't really have much of an opinion one way or another on Brady or Goodell before this episode.

Now, I'm pretty sure I'd give CH a hand if he actually did have them both trapped in a building and a can of kerosene and a lighter handy.

Miss Marple

Good find, Jeff.

So, she is a liar and that confirms my theory; the Left is getting worried about him.

Jeff Dobbs

courtroom should be deposition room i guess.

I'm not familiar with a "deposition" room.

I have seen the inside of a few courtrooms in my day. Those I am familiar with.

I'm not negating that Donald Trump has a huge audience right

Oh, brother. Sounds like someone attempting to sound smarter than she really is. The word she is looking for is simply "denying." I'm surprised she didn't try "gainsaying."


That's bizarre and hilarious, Jeff.



I was one of the 7. Yikes!
I was very nervous. My rule is to always say no (remembering what they did to Joe the Plumber), but I did it anyway. They misspelled my name though...so that is GOOD! Hah!

Cispigmented Heteronormative Microagressive Ignatz

Trump is rubber, they are glue....

If these nitwits keep it up they may just elect him president.
The only thing a Huey Long needs to get elected is idiot enemies insulting his followers and manufacturing more of them.
Every Man a Trump!
The Kingfish's campaign and election story reads not a little like the Donald's.

Tom Maguire


From what I can tell, white kids just around college age are getting very pissed off, Ig.

I recently overheard two white high school kids reviewing their fall schedule. One said "What is this 'Human Values' class? The other replied, "Oh, you know, white people suck and white men - forget about it."

My guess is they didn't overlook any nuance.


Good job, Janet!


"Janet Shagan revealed that while she just recently got physically involved in the pro-life movement, she’s always been an advocate for the unborn.

“In this country, we are for every person. All through history it has been dangerous when some group is defined as less than human,” Shagan said. “In these times we are living in, it is the unborn that are defined as less than human, and there is something incredibly sad about that.”

That's fantastic, Janet. Great pic of you too.

Jeff Dobbs

Love your quote, Janet.

I do wish they would have spelled your name Janet Shazam.


From Ext's link at 03:35, on the murdering Illegal Alien, previously released from custody because he was an illegal alien:

Razo told Cicconetti he has a birth certificate from Mexico, to which the judge replied, "That doesn't help you here in the United States."

That Judge is a fool who has not been paying attention. Razo's Mexican Birth Certificate is his "Get Out Of Jail Free" card.


Hah! Shazam would have been GREAT!



You are awesome.


I accept your apology Mr. Kraft...I'm ready to die for you again!


Cecil Turner

I'm going with the stunt theory...

Yeah, in any event bringing up stupidity like this during election season is ridiculous. I'd also like to note the bias in the lead para of the CNN article:

(CNN)Donald Trump had an "absolute meltdown" when a lawyer requested a break from a 2011 deposition to pump breast milk.
That's reporting as fact a disputed claim from a losing lawyer. If it was supposed to make me think Trump was unstable, it backfired badly. (OTOH, CNN may be playing a deeper game, trying to keep Trump alive . . . nah, not that smart.)


Now that United Airlines Frequent Flyer passenger info has been hacked by the Chinese, I believe my personal info has been hacked in each of the following celebrated hacks:

---BlueCross/Blue Shield
---OPM (Govt background check info)
---FAA Medical info
---United Airlines

Can you guys think of any I'm missing?

Jack is Back!

Does anyone here actually think that if this deflate gate charge was argued in a legal court of law it would stand the way Goodell decided? Evidence, discovery, testimony, jury selction and intstrucitons. You know all those little trivial things from a constitution of over a humdred years or such?

As an engineer and not a Pat's fan by any measure, it is a ridiculous decision based on suspicion and not emprirical evidence. Do all the naysayers really think that this could stand up?


Daddy, I assume the Ashley Madison hack is not on the list for reasons other than memory failure. ;)


JiB, new Brady thread.


(OTOH, CNN may be playing a deeper game, trying to keep Trump alive . . . nah, not that smart.)


They started and finished the segment by saying that something like "Yesterday we had the revelations about Donald Trump and the sexual violence allegations, today we've got this.

They used them as bookends to slam Trump, so my impression is that, unlike Marc Anthony, they were indeed trying to bury Trump, not to praise him.


Cruz on lost IRS emails: ‘Nixon’s ghost must have been smiling’

Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz grilled IRS Commissioner John Koskinen and assailed the agency he leads at a heated hearing Wednesday where he likened claims that emails from controversial ex-official Lois Lerner were lost to a Richard Nixon cover-up.

“I have to say, Richard Nixon’s ghost must have been smiling [at the claim that emails were lost]," he said. "Tricky Dick understood well destroying emails – in his day, it was erasing tape. But it was much the same. We should expect accountability from our government.”

The Texas senator chaired the hearing, which focused on the 2013 scandal in which the IRS acknowledged agents had improperly singled out Tea Party and other conservative groups for extra scrutiny when they applied for tax-exempt status during the 2010 and 2012 elections.

"We have seen the creation of an entity that I believe is no longer serving the interests of the American people," Cruz said.







its a perfectly cromulent word, the whole barrage on Trump, reminds of the first Dr. Who episode I saw, it featured a robot and a powerful raygun, but when the UNIT team, aimed at the robot, it just grew largerm


daddy, mccain's daughter is dead wrong about who he's attracting. look up "pump the trump" on youtube


First of all, a deposition takes place in a conference room. You need at least 4 seats. The witness, his lawyer, the other lawyer and a stenographer. I assume in the Trump matter each side had 15 lawyers or so.

Secondly if I am holding a depo and I want to take a break I don't give a rat's ass what the witness wants. He can pound sand, I'll break when I want to.

So it all sounds a bit funky.


My friend Janet is a celebrity! I am sooooooo impressed!


Why would anyone want to hook themselves up to a breast pump in a room full of men? Is she a cow?


Is that what she did? I thought she wanted to leave the room.

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