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June 11, 2018

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rse

I'm never first.

rse

Seriously, we had a lightning storm in atl and hubby had me turn off computer.

What have I missed?

henry

A close up of "the eyebrow."

henry

TM, as long as they replaced that guy with the Harambe shooter, all will be well.

Jane

Other than the world ending, not a thing.

Jack is Back!

Well, I am somewhere between 1 and 100, since I didn't refresh.

Just back from Day One practice at Shinnecock. Wind was up a bit and was creating some havoc for those who have never encountered a course like Shinnecock especially the fescue rough. In 1995, Tiger was an amateur still and hit his drive on number one left into the fescue. Sprained his wrist trying to gouge it out and had to WD.

Hell, the only time Jack Nicklaus ever lost a golf ball as a professional was in 1986 during the horrendous first round (wind & rain) when he couldn't find his tee shot on 10 somewhere in the right rough. The forecaddie had abandoned his position on the right side.

They are already syringing the greens after every group goes through. Watched Jon Jennings the Super using a moister gauge on 9 and 18. I just hope this is not a repeat of 2004 when the USGA let the greens get away from them. No more trees like back then to protect them.

If we get the SW winds I am going to predict 1 to 4 under wins. If we get the ugly north-westerly wins, it could be in the + digits.

Miss Marple the Deplorable


Donald J. Trump
‏Verified account @realDonaldTrump
44s44 seconds ago

Stock Market up almost 40% since the Election, with 7 Trillion Dollars of U.S. value built throughout the economy. Lowest unemployment rate in many decades, with Black & Hispanic unemployment lowest in History, and Female unemployment lowest in 21 years. Highest confidence ever!
========================================
It is almost 6AM in Singapore. He's up and tweeting!

Kevlar Kid

"i'm never first."

our strange family also collects quality epitaphs.

this one is right up there, rse, with:

1. "Call Me"
2. "It's not what you think."
3. "I was the first one here."
4. "I hated all of you."
5. "Why Bother"
6. "You've Got It All Wrong"
7. "No pitchfork."
8. "Can't Ski Here"
9. "Shit. She's Here"
10. "Check's In the Mail"
11. "I Didn't Do THAT"
12. "Trick or Treat"
13. "Twice on Tuesday"
14. "Can't Sit Still"
15. "Where Am I"

sbwaters

Apparently I can kill a thread just by posting. :-|

Extraneus

To be fair, I think Clinton may have been talking sense in a sense.

Once upon a time, it was considered quite manly to just grab a girl and kiss her. Many examples can be found in popular movies of the 40's, 50's, 60's, etc., and yes, some miscalculations did result in a slapped face.

Do that today, though, and risk complete ruination.

henry

It's a gift

DCSCA

'It is almost 6AM in Singapore. He's up and tweeting!'

Viagra.

sbwaters

Monday in pictures: G-7 Photoshop edition.

Kevlar Kid

Serial Liar:

Extraneus

And I would add that many that didn't result in slapped faces resulted in marriage, children and lives of great happiness.

Kevlar Kid

Serial Douche Canoe:

Kevlar Kid

sbw... gimme a heads up next time. i haven't been first in nearly a year. it's the little things. -kev

narciso

Except it did:
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/the-sex-scandal-that-wouldnt-lie-down-1185127.html

Extraneus

Robert De Niro apologizes to Canada for Trump's 'idiotic behavior'

TORONTO — Robert De Niro apologized to Canadians on Monday for the “idiotic behavior of my president” a day after the actor launched an expletive at Donald Trump at the Tony awards.

De Niro said Trump’s remarks about Canada are a “disgrace” and apologized to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and others who attended the Group of Seven summit of leaders in Canada. Trump called Trudeau “dishonest” and “weak” following the summit on Saturday. Trump advisers also ripped Trudeau, branding him a back-stabber.

De Niro made his comments at a groundbreaking for a new restaurant and hotel complex in Toronto.

Miss Marple the Deplorable


Donald J. Trump
‏Verified account @realDonaldTrump
10m10 minutes ago

The fact that I am having a meeting is a major loss for the U.S., say the haters & losers. We have our hostages, testing, research and all missle launches have stoped, and these pundits, who have called me wrong from the beginning, have nothing else they can say! We will be fine!

============================

Note the typos. I bet the press will re-tweet this just to show how illiterate he is, therefore spreading the message.

narciso

The horde found that from 20 years ago,

Without a backward glance

George might be talking about Patty hooking up with Clapton, or he could have unknowingly written Trumps DEAR JOHN letter to the RNC😎

https://youtu.be/jucoFPRxaEo

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Boris Johnson Leaked Recording: "I Am Increasingly Admiring Donald Trump. There's Method In His Madness"

(Click to enlarge.)

Comanche Voter

As for Robert DeNiro's "apology" to Canada; sod off swampy--you don't have the right to apologize on my behalf. I'll get back to you when you do, you uneducated moron. Meantime your Mama should wash your dirty mouth out with Lava soap.

As for a thorazine gun for Billy Jeff. He likes dickin' bimbos at home. That's one reason he encouraged Hillary to go out on the campaign trail. Gives the staff time to change the sheets.

Meantime at the summit; a couple of days ago Reuters reported that Lil Kim was going to leave the summit five hours after it started. I guess Air China said he should "be there or be square" re the scheduled departure time. Not to be outdone, the Trumpster's team announced that The Donald would leave the summit two hours after it started. If this keeps up, both will go home tonight.

Jane

"Shinnecock"

Are you a member JIB?

Extraneus

Hmmm...

Federal Prosecutors Release Scathing Report on NYCHA, Citing Health, Safety Violations on De Blasio’s Watch

Federal prosecutors on Monday released a complaint accusing the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) of putting children, elderly tenants, and people with health issues in danger by not meeting safe-housing standards and lying about it.
Gentlejim

Ext,
I know I’ve seen that Law and Order episode.

Pinandpuller

Justin Trudeau: "You talkin' to me?"

Pinandpuller

Stormy Daniels is an honorary member of Shinnecock?

Kevlar Kid

That he would meet a different fate than the General, POTUS is reminding me of the wiles exhibited by Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson throughout 1862.

This is especially true re "the appearance and decorum unbecoming" and his penchant for secrecy re the finer points of strategy and selected tactics.

These are things that the envious among us have chided greatness for in the past.

Like Jackson, Trump fights. More importantly, he WINS!

I am of the steadfast opinion that we are witnessing an unfolding of American genius in an office of high authority which usually smothers it and buries the remains ignominiously.

Yes, i can feel frustrated at times. But the only foe there is my skewed view of the clock. DC runs on geological time. Me? Not so much.

Pinandpuller

Like Jackson, shot by his own side.

Kevlar Kid

me wonders about the unfunded liability fiasco going on re pensions and New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA).... snafus in quality service and care? Look no further at the pension fund and its disbursements right now, next year's, and what's coming in five years.

It's happening everywhere. Until those bugabooz are resolved, the press will not connect the dots and will keep this all one big morality argument that will ultimately be blamed on Ronald Reagan and every Republican elected since.

Kevlar Kid

should've said: "Look no further than the pension fund and...."

Kevlar Kid

"
Like Jackson, shot by his own side.
"

For now, shot at... like i said "That he would meet a different fate..."

Kevlar Kid

LOL @ "thorazine gun for Billy Jeff".... not too late for chemical castration.

Man Tran

A-mom,

I was only spoofing Gundry’s sales schtik, because it is total infomercial stuff. ...wait! There’s more! I think I finally ended up with 20 some packages of the reds coming for three of us at a ‘savings’ of hundreds of $$$. :)

On a separate note, maybe you have a recommendation for our little 6er who is popping out her teeth every week or two as expected, but with her marginal immune system, she gets hit pretty hard each time. (She was a 2-1/2 mo premie.)

I know you push for the eat dirt approach, but I think her folks have always been gun shy on that.

Threadkiller

Fox says Sean Hannity will interview POTUS after the Kim summit, to air tomorrow night.

::groan::

Threadkiller

my fee for attending any Anne Hathaway flick is $50 million.

I still think a few select scenes from Havoc were her finest points.

henry

The groundhog killer didn't even get crap from PETA. Of course they'll blame Trump and his evil Federal tax cuts. Dumbasses should not have disarmed their populations first. That will cost them when it gets real.

Kevlar Kid

Not a fan, TK?

;)

Miss Marple the Deplorable

Well, TK, who else can interview him. Wolfe? Lester Holt? Christiana Amanpour? At least Hannity won't try to ambush him.

Threadkiller

Oh, I like what I saw in Havoc. She showed a lot of promise.

----peter

For me the silliest thing about De Niro's little display was his flexing his biceps. Puh-leaze

Threadkiller

Larry Elder should interview Trump, IMO.

Hannity is the best of the worst, so there is that.

Kevlar Kid

So which of those two porcelain mounted points held your interest TK? :D)

RattlerGator

9. "Shit. She's Here"

Posted by: Kevlar Kid | June 11, 2018 at 06:00 PM

Man, oh man, oh man KK.

That one brought out a ferocious laugh in me !!!

Barack Goldwater

Inshannity would eat Trumps goiter if he gpt a share bump

Kevlar Kid

Hey Wait! I might be virtually related to Justin Trudeau....the same surname--

Katerpillar Kid


(ducks the hail of garbage and epithets re his Mama)

Really! Try the veal. I'm out in two days.

Kevlar Kid

Bobby DiNero wearing a wifebeater T when he was flexin?

Threadkiller

Honestly, Hugh Hewitt has some of the best interviewing skills I have heard. If he could stay away from Cleveland-ing and fantasy-sports-ing everything he really can challenge his guests.

Orville

He won't reimburse his barber for breaking a concrete saw but he gets 7 figure bonuses for exceeded share objectives.

Kevlar Kid

"That one brought out a ferocious laugh in me !!!"

Just doin mah job, RG. Bringing out the dark realities of connubial bliss. Big time. ;)

Extraneus

#NeverTrump Republican SPOOKED – Suddenly Spending Money on Ads to Smear Pro-Trump Primary Opponent

GOP Rep. Mark Sanford has spent the past three years torching President Donald Trump, firmly establishing himself as a staunch critic of the commander-in-chief who, unlike so many others in his party, never came around.

Now he’s suddenly at risk of losing his job over it.

The once seemingly safe former South Carolina governor, who’s never lost a bid for political office, is sweating in the final days of his primary race against state Rep. Katie Arrington, a political newcomer who’s cast Sanford as a disloyal Never-Trumper.

Kevlar Kid

Two interviewers for POTUS that I could sit through:

ABC Radio's John Batchelor

and LA's Phil Hendrie.

Miss Marple the Deplorable

We’re ready for today. #singaporesummit @StateDept pic.twitter.com/65M9nKYiQ1

— Secretary Pompeo (@SecPompeo) June 11, 2018

Picture at the link.

narciso

Speaking of stark raving:


https://mobile.twitter.com/alimhaider/status/1006245701951610880

Janet 🚬 -  a member of the reality based community

I go to a really big nondenominational Bible church in NoVa.
Anyway, today they sent out a mass email for all to pray for the North Korea summit.

a bit - "The situation is really, really terrible there. Open Doors USA works with the persecuted church all over the world. They are asking us to join together to pray for God's mercy, as the US and North Korea meet in the summit scheduled to begin today. Click here to see the Open Doors email that was sent out to supporters in the last few days, explaining how we can pray together with other believers from all over the world. Please join us in taking time today to pray for all the evil in the world locally, and in faraway places like North Korea. We need a miracle!"

Miss Marple the Deplorable

https://theconservativetreehouse.com/2018/06/11/the-2017-trump-speech-on-north-korea-media-avoid-discussing-the-trump-doctrine/

This is interesting to read given where we are today.

Extraneus

That has nothing to do with Chick-fil-A, Janet.

Extraneus

Media Matters Claims Ajit Pai ‘Retreats to Fox’ to ‘Avoid Criticism’ on Net Neutrality, Omits He Appeared on CBS

Extraneus

NFL AND MLB TO TAKE PART FOR FIRST TIME IN NYC PRIDE MARCH

Cause nothing says gay like the NFL and MLB!!!

Tom R

Slick Willie reminiscing about the good ole days before #MeToo.

https://ntknetwork.com/bill-clinton-norms-of-what-you-can-do-to-someone-against-their-will-has-changed/

henry

Ext, the NFL boys are happy on their knees.

Extraneus

My Turkish college suitemate raped his Spanish girlfriend in the room adjacent to mine. I'm pretty sure they're grandparents now.

pagar, a bacon, ham and sausage supporter

"Stealing elections is allowable for Democrats."

https://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2017/12/there_is_nothing_more_despicable_than_a_democrat.html

From Dec last year. "In fact, if it were up to the Democrats there would be no elections -- the people are just too stupid to realize that the Democrats deserve to rule the world."

Threadkiller

I wonder if The Judds will rewrite Grandpa for Slick?

Extraneus

Victims of ‘Nigerian Prince’ scam starting to get restitution

Several variations of deception have been used in the scheme, but the general idea is that the crooks use very convincing tactics to get sympathetic victims to send them money or share their banking information.

In return, the “Nigerian Prince” offers they will be re-paid a fortune through an intricate channel. Some victims communicated with the scammers for years, sending multiple payments – with at least one victim being lured to Nigeria where they were subsequently imprisoned.

jim nj

http://theweek.com/articles/777862/europe-serious-about-challenging-trump-should-actually-challenge

Captain Hate on the iPhone

If we get the SW winds I am going to predict 1 to 4 under wins. If we get the ugly north-westerly wins, it could be in the + digits.

The USGA's dream scenario is par wins it.

Miss Marple the Deplorable


Donald J. Trump
‏Verified account @realDonaldTrump
6m6 minutes ago

Just won big Supreme Court decision on Voting! Great News!
==============================

LOL! He must be tweeting from the limo as they are on the move to the meeting site.

Janet 🚬

Leading Up to U.S.-North Korea Summit, Open Doors Calls for 24-Hour Prayer, Fasting on June 11

https://www.opendoorsusa.org/christian-persecution/stories/leading-up-to-u-s-north-korea-summit-open-doors-calls-for-24-hour-prayer-fasting-on-june-11/

Kevlar Kid

This Katie Sowers is a minor assistant to the receivers coach for the SF 49ers.

Glad to see women making qualified strides to work in the NFL at the coaching level.

However, I think Sowers is doing herself a disservice professionally by taking her position and weaponizing it as "the first openly gay coach in the NFL."

The reason Coach Shanahan hired her is he was familiar with her work as an ATL assistant during his time there. And he's stated publicly that she doesn't draw attention to herself and does her job.

For this "Outsports" outfit to have her parading around as the "first openly gay coach" is absurd in that it is in no way helpful to the players and coaches who might be gay but in no way would dream of going down the same distracting dead-end road the pathetic Michael Sam chose (his pride) over success in chosen profession.

Bottom line: she's female. On an NFL team would anybody give a rip? Is a male player or coach going to be inspired by her inferior status on the team, relative to the senior staff and players outside her player group---enough to say, "Hey if she's out and is none the worse, then so am I.I'm all in!"

Ya right. This is gotcha politics by the 1.5% and their virtue-signaling "I'M NOT" button-wearing hetero codependents who seek ANY KIND of validation they can find because they have not a shard of spine when it comes to identity politics.

Haven't read about any PLAYERS or Hall of Famers marching. Merely "league reps". This is a marketing stunt and the first openly lesbian minor rank coach in the NFL is being run up the flag pole.

Prancing when ya got no cred, like KipperSnack found out last week, will get you gone in a hurry. And it's not because you're gay or believe cops want to kill black people.

The professional sports culture is merit-based. If sexuality were important to who gets a shot, the league would be in even worse trouble than loss of entertainment market share.

Much ado about NADA. Anyone with half a working noodle knows homosexuals are in every walk of life in the known universe.

These marches? They are for the snowflakes and their avengers.

And this march? It's for the NFL-especially- to virtue signal to prospective ticket buyers that they'll do anything to get that entertainment dollar.

Miss Marple the Deplorable

.@POTUS @realDonaldTrump en route to #SingaporeSummit pic.twitter.com/gVfqohngE3

— Dan Scavino Jr. (@Scavino45) June 12, 2018

Scavino has video from the motorcase! LOL!

Kevlar Kid

MM: I'm going to come right out and say it--- it's damned refreshing to witness your excitement about a President of the United States. It's been a long time.

Don't get me wrong. Trump stirs my enthusiasm too. But I don't feel him the way I felt President Reagan. Nothing negative there about Trump; when there's a connection, there it is.

Your enthusiasm inspires me to stay bright despite all of bilge coming out of Potemkin ProgTardo Land.

Kev

Kevlar Kid

Hey EXT!!!

Typepad trick: you posted a link "under"this headline----

Victims of ‘Nigerian Prince’ scam starting to get restitution

Howdjoo doodat?

Thanks in advance,

Your Pesky Kuzzin Kev

Miss Marple the Deplorable

Kev,

Thanks! Part of it is no doubt due to my being right about him, I have to admit.

But I really do enjoy this presidency more than Reagan's - perhaps because I can participate in real time, whereas Reagan's was filtered through the MSM.

Also, I am tickled by how upset the Left is and how he constantly defeats them. It's been a LONG time!

Miss Marple the Deplorable

https://theconservativetreehouse.com/2018/06/11/tuesday-schedule-in-singapore-trump-kim-summit-open-discussion-thread/#more-150423

Sundance has 3 livestream links up.

DCSCA

Some of the finest televised images of hotel entrances and carports ever!

Miss Marple the Deplorable


Donald J. Trump
‏Verified account @realDonaldTrump
1m1 minute ago

Our Great Larry Kudlow, who has been working so hard on trade and the economy, has just suffered a heart attack. He is now in Walter Reed Medical Center.

Another Bob

Are we not going to see the first meeting?

sbwaters

Wow.

Miss Marple the Deplorable

Amptjer Bob,

As I understand it they will meet for a photo op and then go into a room for a on-on-one meeting accompanied only by translators.

Miss Marple the Deplorable

Sorry for the typo, Another Bob.

henry

Kev, posting links under text. Use "<" instead of "[" in the example.

[a href="link"]text[/a]

A copy paste from the browser usually works. Don't add spaces inside the "<>" keyword delimiters.

Captain Hate on the iPhone

Best wishes to Kudlow's recovery.

Miss Marple the Deplorable


Wired Sources
‏ @WiredSources

BREAKING: North Korea has agreed to 'verifiable' denuclearization ahead of historic Summit with President Trump, a source tells us.

=================
Keeping my fingers crossed that this is right.

henry

Also the quotation marks around the link must be there, again don't add spaces.

Captain Hate on the iPhone

This is what going full retard looks like:

Mara Gay, an editorial board member for The New York Times, suggested Monday on MSNBC that the meeting between North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un and President Trump exists to distract from the Russia investigation.
Posted by: Bertram Cabot, Jr. at June 11, 2018 07:59 PM (IqV8l)

clarice feldman

Kudlow suffered a heart attack and is in Walter Reed (Trump tweet)

DCSCA

'Our Great Larry Kudlow, who has been working so hard on trade and the economy, has just suffered a heart attack. He is now in Walter Reed Medical Center.'

Bull. Drug test him. Now Immediately.

Kudlow's a time bomb who has demonstrated poor judgment and has zero credibility to work in the U.S. government. Even Buckley fired him from NR for substance abuse. This guy had a $10,000/month cocaine habit back in his Reagan days, crash, burned, crashed again and again, given repeated passes and reboots. If you had his record you'd never have gotten the ecurity clearences for ths job he holds. CNBC took the risk and hired him but America doesn't need this. There's 320 million citizens to pick from-- find another economic advisor.

henry

CH, that's a worse conspiracy fixation than the "fire doesn't melt steel" crowd.

daddy

I thought last week the Media told us that Trump's Aides had secretly leaked that it would be IMPOSSIBLE to hold the Summit on 12 June.

Did I mishear that?

Another Bob

Kim looked nervous upon entering.

Kevlar Kid

Thanks, henry!

Test:


Bourdain: Casualty of Leftist Mindset

Miss Marple the Deplorable

henry,

They think anything that makes Trump look good is the result of a conspiracy. It couldn't POSSIBLY be that Trump is smart and knows what he's doing.

Trump arriving now!

Kevlar Kid

me dane-grrous now ;)

Janet 🚬

narciso's 7:15 link is something.

Russians!!...
the NRA!!...
Evangelicals!!....
Franklin Graham!!...
the Russian Orthodox Church!!

Kevlar Kid

Wondering if Kudlow suffered congestive failure or cardiac arrest. Either way it's hell. He dint look so hot in one of the many runup photos from G7....pressurized airlines don't help if there's a pre-condition. can keel ya.

Jack is Back!

Jane,

No. but my grandfather was and because I was an absent Southamptonite for years never got the legacy membership. But no problem, I have so many friends who are, I never have a problem getting on or eating lunch there.

Tonight, we had dinner at Little Red and at our next table was the low amatuer who qualified for the Open, then we went to Le Charlot for pousse cafe and one of the qualifier sat next to us at the bar. In the back corner was Steve Mcnuchin and his son having diinner.

Wild week in Southampton.

Miss Marple the Deplorable

Sigh. Fox has Lindsey Graham and Jason Chavetz commenting.

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