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September 15, 2018

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Sue

A little Kevin Bacon and 6 degrees of separation but the Officer involved in the shooting is a good friend of my daughter’s best friend’s husband. He is also a Dallas police officer and worked with her. Not her partner but close friends. I don’t know anything not reported in the news.

sbwaters

Ig, I tried hard to resist that click bait on democracy at the Atlantic.

I knew it would be wordy and miss the mark, but I skimmed anyway.

Noise. Useless. No author, of course.

The Atlantic shows no interest in understanding much of anything, but it is infatuated with the flash of words.

They are welcome to come spend a day at the newspaper to reset their thinking, but it seems pointless to even suggest.

Neo

Exclusive Report: Kavanaugh May Have Broken His Mother’s Back By Stepping On Crack As Child

Miss Marple (the real one)

Thank you @nycemergencymgt! https://t.co/8jR4DLm99t

— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 15, 2018

Story and video attached.

Miss Marple (the real one)

Retweeted by President Trump:

New Evacuation Orders are in place. Go to https://t.co/Yx3twhyOqj to see if you are in an area with a mandatory or volunteer evacuation. If you decide to leave your home, be sure to check https://t.co/0PMxxOuueW before you leave to ensure your route is clear. #FlorenceNC pic.twitter.com/XzXPUP2gWs

— NC Emergency Managem (@NCEmergency) September 15, 2018

Map at link. Red areas are mandatory evacuation areas.

Pinandpuller

If you say PDJT isn't very "presidential" what word do you use for this Pope? He's not very Pope-ey?

Pinandpuller

Kev

Have you been trapped in a salt mine with some Peruvians?

Pinandpuller

That Google search headline says:

NRA: Botham Jean might be alive if he were a gun owner.

[ ]Pot Smoker

[X] Gun Owner

Pick One

Extraneus

Dershowitz isn't on board with the 4D theory.

https://www.salon.com/2018/09/14/alan-dershowitz-paul-manaforts-flip-is-a-big-win-for-robert-mueller-nothing-is-off-the-table/

Pinandpuller

They should let blacks ride in the the front of the squad car.

Ignatz Ratzkiwatzki

This dork, Yoni Appelbaum wrote it SB.

anonamom

How one of the signators (Brit Hume's daughter) came to sign the letter in support of Kavanaugh:

https://www.weeklystandard.com/virginia-hume/about-that-letter-from-women-in-support-of-brett-kavanaugh

daddy

Just for interest, there are 3 Marine Corp facilities within about 25 miles of Morehead City/Atlantic Beach---The very large Base and Airfield at Jacksonville (Camp LeJeune), the large base and Airfield at Havelock (Cherry Point) and the small airfield at 3 Rivers. Mattis is obviously very familiar with all 3, and I mention them simply to show that in Eastern Coastal Carolina there is plenty of ability to rapidly deploy rescuers and supplies via Air, and already plenty of Military available boots are on the ground to chip in to whatever project Mattis tasks his Marines to do.

Miss Marple (the real one)

Thank you Brock – it is my honor!

“We (@FEMA) have never had the support that we have had from this President.”
Administrator @FEMA_Brock

— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 15, 2018

Link goes to a tweet by FEMA Administrator Brock.

Miss Marple (the real one)


Donald J. Trump
‏Verified account @realDonaldTrump
29m29 minutes ago

Congressman Pete Sessions of Texas is doing a great job. He is a fighter who will be tough on Crime and the Border, fight hard for our Second Amendment and loves our Military and our Vets. He has my full and complete Endorsement!

Miss Marple (the real one)


Donald J. Trump
‏Verified account @realDonaldTrump
19m19 minutes ago

Congressman Keith Rothfus continues to do a great job for the people of Pennsylvania. Keith is strong on Crime, the Border, and our Second Amendment. Loves our Military and our Vets. He has my total Endorsement!

Pinandpuller

I went on holiday to the Eastern US, rented a car and drove from Boston to Miami. On the way, I was feeling adventurous so I went on safari on the sidestreets of Baltimore. Four or five times one of the denizens would walk right out in front of the car, causing me to nearly miss him.

I can only attribute this apparently common behaviour to a combination of an "I own the street" type of arrogance and an "I don't care about my life" attitude. This is not exactly an optimal combination when dealing with the police, particularly in any large US city.

Miss Marple (the real one)


Donald J. Trump
‏Verified account @realDonaldTrump
17m17 minutes ago

.@DannyTarkanian of Nevada is a great friend who supports the Trump Agenda. He is Strong on Crime, the Border and our under siege 2nd Amendment. Danny Loves our Military and our Vets. He has my total and complete Endorsement!

Pinandpuller

They have every right to protest..BUT these are my issues with the kneeling.

1)They say its "not about the flag or veterans"
Most veterans feel it is. The song is our national anthem so its OBVIOUSLY about the flag, our country, and our veterans.

2) They're protesting police brutality. Same as BLM, theyre ignoring the 3 biggest threats to black lives Abortion, Incarceration, Murder by black males. They choose to focus on the few cop shootings...some of which were justified. Typical blame the white man and ignore their own bigger problems.

3) Colin is sponsored by Nike..I bet more black people were killed over Nikes by another black person than by cops.

Captain Hate

Danny Tarkanian was a very good point guard for UNLV when Patrick Ewing played for Georgetown.

Miss Marple (the real one)


James Woods
‏Verified account @RealJamesWoods
31m31 minutes ago

Quiet #heroes are everywhere. You just have to take the time to see them...


For tablet:


James Woods
‏Verified account @RealJamesWoods
31m31 minutes ago

Quiet #heroes are everywhere. You just have to take the time to see them...

Miss Marple (the real one)

Correction:

Photo link for tablet:

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DnKcJr9X4AIj1jM.jpg

GUS

Pin, keep em coming. I'm WAYYYY UP NORTH, only SLING for TEEEEEEVEEEEEE, no cell service, and satellite for Internet. Plenty O'Beer, and I caught about 20 fish, mostly perch and blue gills.
NY strips steamed broccoli and beer for dinner.

boris

On History channel:

Josey Wales: Now remember, when things look bad and it looks like you're not gonna make it, then you gotta get mean. I mean plumb, mad-dog mean. 'Cause if you lose your head and you give up then you neither live nor win. That's just the way it is.

Pinandpuller

Nice. You're a perch jerker?

Pinandpuller

Which satellite service do you use and do you like it? Or is there no other choice?

Marlene

Pin,I'm not answering for Gus,but here in our woods,we use HughesNet. No other choice. I've been complaining all summer, so #1 on the list for next spring is to do something about the internet! Our cell service is Verizon and that is fine. Just ask hubby,I've whined more about the internet service than the mosquitoes! :)

GUS

Boris, I'm watching. On SLING. Me and my best friend are PERCH JERKING SLINGERS.

SONDRA LOCKE. Meow.

GUS

Up hear it's only ROKU.

GUS

Dish is the internet, and we only have ROKU thru the internet now.

Jim Eagle

Josie Wales is one of Clint's all time charater portrayls. No one did bad ass normal guys like Clint. No one has made movies about American exceptionalism like the 15:13 or Turino like Clint. God Bless America and Clint Eastwood

GUS

Jack.......GET OFF MY LAWN.

daddy

String Theorists hardest hit:(

Gravitational waves provide dose of reality about extra dimensions

While last year's discovery of gravitational waves from colliding neutron stars was earth-shaking, it won't add extra dimensions to our understanding of the universe—not literal ones, at least.
University of Chicago astronomers found no evidence for extra spatial dimensions to the universe based on the gravitational wave data.

Here's why they say it doesn't help the Multi-Dimensions theory:

Scientists have proposed all kinds of theories to explain dark matter and dark energy, and "a lot of alternate theories to general relativity start with adding an extra dimension," said graduate student Maya Fishbach, a coauthor on the paper. One theory is that over long distances, gravity would "leak" into the additional dimensions. This would cause gravity to appear weaker, and could account for the inconsistencies.

The one-two punch of gravitational waves and light from the neutron star collision detected last year offered one way for Holz and Fishbach to test this theory. The gravitational waves from the collision reverberated in LIGO the morning of Aug. 17, 2017, followed by detections of gamma-rays, X-rays, radio waves, and optical and infrared light. If gravity were leaking into other dimensions along the way, then the signal they measured in the gravitational wave detectors would have been weaker than expected. But it wasn't.

It appears for now that the universe has the same familiar dimensions—three in space and one of time—even on scales of a hundred million light-years.

Cool. From that Octonion Math link earlier in the week I believe she stated that the latest String-Theory number of Dimensions is reduced to 10 different dimensions, no longer the 26 Dimensions some had been postulating in Bryan Greene's 2nd book on the topic.

Tom R

Ext @4:57

Dershowitz is correct. The Manafort plea is a big win for Mueller. He is also correct that it opens up a lot of new doors. Imagine all the Swamp creatures Manafort can now testify against?

Miss Marple (the real one)


Secretary Pompeo
‏Verified account @SecPompeo

What @JohnKerry has done by engaging with #Iran’s regime, the world’s top state sponsor of terror, is unseemly, unprecedented, and inconsistent with U.S. foreign policy. The deal failed. Let it go.


Secretary Pompeo
‏Verified account @SecPompeo
1h1 hour ago

#JCPOA didn’t stop all paths for #Iran to develop nuclear weapons, contrary to the way it was sold to the American people.
===================================

Brett Baier points out that the administration is clearly unhappy with Kerry, as this is the second day in a row they have called attention to Kerry's actions.

That Brett, he's a real rocket scientist.

Jim Eagle

daddy,

Does Obama know that his Dark Matter is not an extra dimension of lies, misrepresentation, and outright BS? Physics is tough especially for a social justice warrior like JEF.

narciso79

Where does this dimensional sifting manifest itself, deriving a hypothesis purely based on conjecture seems unscientific.

GUS

Oh look DANALEAKAGE the PSYCHOPATH has been triggered again. 70 year old PSYCHOPATH.

Quite amusing.

Miss Marple (the real one)

Great rally today at Gus Machado Ford in Hialeah. So many people in South Florida know first-hand the devastation socialism has brought to Cuba and Venezuela, and how important it is to keep @AndrewGillum and @SenBillNelson from bringing these policies to Florida. pic.twitter.com/ihexMcEZef

— Rick Scott (@ScottforFlorida) September 15, 2018

Photo at the link, with Jeb! in the back row.

henry

Ignoring the real world defines postmodern "science"

Jim Eagle

Mrs. JiB, has sent me a photo of AF2 sitting on the pad at Islip Airport.

Who is in Long Island, Pompeo, Pence, Mattis, etc. Anyone know?

daddy

From that earlier Octonion link:The Peculiar Math That Could Underlie the Laws of Nature

Already, there’s a sense of space-time in the math. She finds that all multiplicative chains of elements of ℝ⊗ℂ⊗ℍ⊗𝕆 can be generated by 10 matrices called “generators.” Nine of the generators act like spatial dimensions, and the 10th, which has the opposite sign, behaves like time. String theory also predicts 10 space-time dimensions — and the octonions are involved there as well. Whether or how Furey’s work connects to string theory remains to be puzzled out.

Tom R

SIAP

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-09-14/strzok-wanted-hunt-down-trump-team-using-fbi-steele-dossier-report-leaked-cnn

Is there any doubt at this point that the release of all this damning information is controlled and timed?

Ignatz Ratzkiwatzki

String theory is not [yet or maybe ever] actual science because it is not [yet or maybe ever] testable.

The catastrophic anthropogenic global warming theory is partly actual science that can be tested and keeps failing its tests.

And Neil DeGrasse Tyson who opines on both is an unaccomplished and seemingly not even very smart ass.

Clarice Feldman

daddy, I do wish you'd stop talking baby talk.

Miss Marple (the real one)


unseen1
‏ @unseen1_unseen
14m14 minutes ago

Lets face it. The left have "been crying wolf" for the last three years about Trump & every time you open the door there is no wolf outside. In fact, when you look outside you see sunshine, rainbows & cuddly deer. If at this point u still believe them about the wolf you're nuts.

Miss Marple (the real one)

Jack,

No clue. I don't think it's Pence because he was at the hurricane briefing this afternoon.

Miss Marple (the real one)


Donald J. Trump
‏Verified account @realDonaldTrump
9m9 minutes ago

While my (our) poll numbers are good, with the Economy being the best ever, if it weren’t for the Rigged Russian Witch Hunt, they would be 25 points higher! Highly conflicted Bob Mueller & the 17 Angry Democrats are using this Phony issue to hurt us in the Midterms. No Collusion!

Threadkiller

Knowing he routinely engages in deception, all you can assume is that Trump is promoting a narrative about Sessions that he wants people to believe for reasons we can only guess.

IOW, he is a Judas goat.

Jane

"daddy, I do wish you'd stop talking baby talk."

Me too Clarice. Me too!

daddy

Where does this dimensional sifting manifest itself, deriving a hypothesis purely based on conjecture seems unscientific.

Narciso,

IIRC from Bryan Greene's first String Theory book (Elegant Universe) he stressed that a really grave major problem facing these String Theory guys was coming up with some experiment, some test, that would give them a way to evaluate if there were extra dimensions out there, somewhat like Einstein's great experiment of observing the Star's actual position behind the 1918 total Solar Eclipse, which verified that light bends around large masses. String Theory needs something like that so I don't hold it against these guys coming up with this Gravity Wave test of extra Dimensions---it actually makes me admire their effort as they head back to the drawing board. In Elegant Universe, written about 15-20 years ago now, I don't believe Greene mentioned any plausible candidates for experiments at all, so fun to see they've come up with something, even tho' it disproved their multi-dimensional conjecture.

Threadkiller

Thanks for the link, Clarice. I made all those same points during the Birther Wars.

Miss Marple (the real one)

Looky look!

Al-Qa'ida passing instructions to followers in Idlib, using Twitter!

Way to go, @Jack

You keep worrying about people saying kaka, instead.

Suspend me or Tanto Paronto and let Huthaifa Azzam manage terror networks.

I get it now. https://t.co/q0jB7xlhWc

— Saul Montes-Bradley (@Debradelai) September 15, 2018

Link goes to a tweet documenting this.

Another Bob

C’mon JIB, you know that a C-32 (aka 757) with “United States of America” on the sides doesn’t make it “Air Force 2”. It’s the person it’s flying for.

Pence could arrive in a Cessna 152 and it’d have the call “Air Force 2”.

(OK, OK, my OCD about such things strikes again...)

Pinandpuller

GUS

Just this week I heard someone say he thinks upstate WI is the most beautiful part of the USA. I wish I could attribute it.

Pinandpuller

Beasts

Do you by chance know The Rose of Alabamy?

boris

"even tho' it disproved their multi-dimensional conjecture"

Maybe "failed to confirm" would be more accurate.

Kevlar Kid

Pope Francis is a fool. May i burn in hell.

This nonsense that catholicism or a US flag offends a bunch of snowflake pikers: absolute thumb sucking inanity.

That's all.

Pinandpuller

GUS

Do you think I'm sacrilegious for telling someone ,"Pizza guy forgive me, it's been two weeks since my last delivery?"

GUS

Pin, I am as far north as you can be. I'm literally on the MI, U.P. border.

Jim Eagle

Old news, daddy, I posted the Cohl Feury article and theory a few days back.

You should ask Daughter no. 1 if Octonions lead to any universal knowledge of the universe. I don't think it can beyond the Higgs Boson but then I am not a particle physicist like Cohl or Dr. Feynman, her inspiration.

Jim Eagle

AB,

Until someone can definitely say it is not the VP, I will call it AF2. So, you know who the pax is?

Miss Marple (the real one)


Donald J. Trump
‏Verified account @realDonaldTrump
5m5 minutes ago

When will Republican leadership learn that they are being played like a fiddle by the Democrats on Border Security and Building the Wall? Without Borders, we don’t have a country. With Open Borders, which the Democrats want, we have nothing but crime! Finish the Wall!

Kevlar Kid

Pin:

salt mine with Peruvians?

nothing as interesting as that might be.

Do you know a guy in Nash named "Spyder Mungo?"

Miss Marple (the real one)


Donald J. Trump
‏Verified account @realDonaldTrump
4m4 minutes ago

Five deaths have been recorded thus far with regard to hurricane Florence! Deepest sympathies and warmth go out to the families and friends of the victims. May God be with them!

Kevlar Kid

bubarooni: GO HOOSZHUZ!

Captain Hate

BYU, bitches!

Kevlar Kid

Interesting promo on an upcoming Project Veritas effort to identify Deep State operatives in DC,
a video featuring James O' Keefe:

https://youtu.be/jIfcrqH1mxE

Miss Marple (the real one)

Indiana, our Indiana
Indiana, we're all for you!
We will fight for the cream and crimson
For the glory of old IU
Never daunted, we cannot falter
In the battle, we're tried and true
Indiana, our Indiana,
Indiana we're all for you! I-U!


Jim Eagle

Auburn v. LSU is a very tight game. LSU missed a 2 pt. play to tie it.

Extraneus

I'm listening to two Carolina girls yucking it up on FaceTime about the fake weather dude.

The accents get progressively thicker as they go ahwn.

anonamom

Ronald Reagan's letter to his FIL days before FIL's death.
Powerful.


https://assets.documentcloud.org/documents/4883568/Ronald-Reagan-s-Letter-to-Loyal-Davis.pdf

Ignatz Ratzkiwatzki

--Old news, daddy, I posted the Cohl Feury article and theory a few days back.--

Wait a minute...now I may have no idea what an octonian actually is but I do know what first is. Who posted a story about Feury and octonians first around these parts?

daddy

Ha! Am plowing thru my heavily dog-eared and highlighted copy of Elegant Universe and just came upon this probably apocryphal story about Einstein on page 166:

When the success of Eddington's 1919 expedition to measure Einstein's prediction of the bending of starlight by the sun had been established, the Dutch Physicist, Hendrik Lorenz sent Einstein a telegram informing him of the good news. As word of the telegrams confirmation of general relativity spread, a student asked Einstein about what he would have thought if Eddington's experiment had not found the predicted bending of starlight. Einstein replied, "Then I would have been sorry for the Dear Lord, for the theory is correct."

daddy

Oops!

Extraneus
Five deaths have been recorded thus far with regard to hurricane Florence!

Notice Trump isn't waiting for them to start calculating lives saved or created. He gives the count. Now they can try to argue with the count.

Miss Marple (the real one)

For those of us who raised little boys, here's an old Calvin and Hobbes:

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DnK3OOwV4AAzZXN.jpg:large

(My own son had a stuffed tiger he took with him everywhere, which is why I loved the strip so much. Also, my son was blonde, too.)

Extraneus

As opposed to this dork:

Ryan told reporters he had "no reason to dispute" the findings of a study commissioned by Puerto Rico's government that put its death toll at nearly 3,000 people.

"You couldn’t get to people for a long time on the island because roads were washed out, power was gone and the casualties mounted for a long time," Ryan said when asked about Trump's tweet. "So I have no reason to dispute those numbers. Those are just the facts of what happens when a horrible hurricane hits an isolated place like an island."

https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2018/09/13/ryan-no-reason-dispute-puerto-ricos-hurricane-death-toll/1288593002/

Miss Marple (the real one)

Extraneus,

They are already arguing. Voice of America reporter says the count is 11.

Jim Eagle

11 deaths now means according to the acturail extrapolation there will be 120,330 by the time Trump gets a chance to thank the First responders.

narciso

So how wheelchairs did he throw over the cliff again, what is he goid for?

Extraneus

They are already arguing.

Good. Maybe it is 11. It'll be hard to get it up into the thousands, though, if they're already arguing about whether it's 5 vs. 11.

All Ryan would have had to do is say:

"I haven't read the study, so I don't know what it's based on or how accurate it might be."

But no. Instead, he has no reason to question a study he hasn't read. Actually, that's anti-logical. I have no reason to believe that Ryan is a serial murderer in that case.

Ignatz Ratzkiwatzki

I bookmarked this story a few years back. It's far beyond octonians to something called an amplituhedron.
Scientists Discover a Jewel at the Heart of Quantum Physics
The amazing thing about the story is, if you read it carefully you can see something the author and apparently the physicists themselves cannot see; they appear to be inching slowly toward a mathematical description of God.
The new object, the amplituhedron includes this;

They have also found a “master amplituhedron” with an infinite number of facets, analogous to a circle in 2-D, which has an infinite number of sides. Its volume represents, in theory, the total amplitude of all physical processes. Lower-dimensional amplituhedra, which correspond to interactions between finite numbers of particles, live on the faces of this master structure.

The article describes an infinite, eternal geometric object upon which all reality, physics and time depend on and spring from.
Sounds like a primitive, halting approach to that eternal, infinite Thing so many scientists say is outside their realm and do not believe exists.
Moreover it confirms my long held suspicion that there is no actual supernatural; only those parts of nature and its Creator which we have not yet learned to describe or even rudimentarily understand.

Jim Eagle

Ryan is the poster boy of politics only and never a math education. It really is that simple. How many Congressmen/women have any science background or one in math beyond simple algebra? What? Maybe 10 or less? There are some MDs and that means Math beyond Algebra, to at least Calc. Some engineers, so that is beyond Algebra 2 and Calc. Some military officers,usually means beyond Algebra 2.

He never even went to Algebra 1, believe me.

Extraneus

I mean't "isn't a serial murderer" of course.

:-/

Miss Marple (the real one)

https://www.breitbart.com/texas/2018/09/15/cartel-hitmen-dressed-as-mariachi-shoot-bystanders-in-mexico-city-tourist-plaza/

Ignatz Ratzkiwatzki

Yeah, why would the commie government of Puerto Rico, desperate to evade the blame they so richly deserve and have so assiduously attempted to pin on the Feds and also so desperately in love with mainland tax revenues have any reason to hire somebody to come up with a crock of...well, in keeping with today's theme, what else? Horse shit.

Captain Hate

Who is the Auburn fan here, Momto2 or Marlene? Condolences either way; big L$U win!

Beasts of England

Such a boring game...

Jim Eagle

Iggy,

Get Feynman's QED book or his 6 Easy Pieces, or his 6 Not So Easy Pieces.

He explains it all why they are now finding out these revalations.

Beside being a great pickup artist and dancer, the guy was way ahead of even today's geniuses.

narciso79

Well the rosellos are like the daleys on that island, the ferre clan whose scion was Miami major for a generation are the Kennedy's, as such they are apart from the mob, yet want to ride its enthusiasms, so by praising the relief effort and commissioning the study, they think they can split the difference.

GUS

What the fuck, does the number of people killed by a HURRICANE have to do with the PRESIDENT of the UNITED STATES????

Let's ask PRESIDENT RAHM EMANUEL what he thinks??!!

narciso79

The universe, at the physical level, is too intricate to be random, perhaps at the biological level its less so, but this is the substitution for religion.

narciso79

So he was the real life version of the val kilmr character in real genius?

Jim Eagle

narc,

I consulted for his father when he was elected back in 1996. Nice family. Totally politically incompetent. Left everything up to their henchmen. IOW's make money while employed.

narciso79

An elaboration of this thought:


https://mobile.twitter.com/malmuggeridge/status/1040974466073944064?p=v

Yes you van add conquest and Muggeridge's to the voyagers back from the dark realm

Miss Marple (the real one)


NC Emergency Managem
‏Verified account @NCEmergency
8m8 minutes ago

Big thank you to Duracell for the 1,000 pounds of batteries that will be distributed to first responders and shelters throughout. Your generosity is appreciated. #FlorenceNC

Captain Hate

Beasts, I saw some primo Auburn coeds in need of emotional relief. Time to put school spirit on the back burner... to

Miss Marple (the real one)


The Daily Caller
‏Verified account @DailyCaller
8m8 minutes ago

BYU Stuns Wisconsin In One Of The Biggest Upsets In College Football History https://trib.al/pbSGXkj

anonamom

Andrew McCarthy's mea culpa

https://www.nationalreview.com/2018/09/trump-russia-probe-fbi-fisa-application/

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