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Trump’s Heartwarming Gesture Goes Viral
After Woman Asks To Pray With Him
Posted by Imright 1/29/2023 12:42:48 AM Post Reply
On Saturday evening, the internet exploded after a viral moment showed President Trump praying with a South Carolina fast food worker who asked to pray with him. Trump approached the window and a woman holding her phone asked him to join her in a word of prayer. Trump immediately oblidged and put his hand on her shoulder to pray with her. WATCH: (Tweet/Video) The internet exploded with reaction: (Tweets/Videos)
Trump says DeSantis running for president
would be ‘a great act of disloyalty’
Posted by Dreadnought 1/29/2023 12:40:01 AM Post Reply
Former President Trump said Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) running for president would be “a great act of disloyalty” as he kicked off his first two major campaign events as part of his own 2024 presidential run. Trump visited New Hampshire and South Carolina, two of the first states to vote in the primary calendar, on Saturday after a quieter-than-normal beginning to his reelection campaign. He launched his campaign in mid-November, but has yet to hold any major rallies that were consistent during his 2016 and 2020 runs. Trump announced the leaders of his New Hampshire and South Carolina campaigns during his speeches. After his South Carolina speech,
Hunter Biden reportedly converted dad’s
Delaware residence containing classified
docs into home office
Posted by Imright 1/29/2023 12:08:51 AM Post Reply
Hunter Biden allegedly transformed his father’s Wilmington, Delaware home, where classified documents have been found, into a home office that was central to his overseas business dealings, according to experts and leaked cellphone texts. This comes as allegations swirl that Hunter Biden used classified materials to profit off business deals involving energy and Ukraine, according to Fox Business. He reportedly emailed his partner in 2014 before Vice President Joe Biden flew to Ukraine. The president’s son reportedly listed the Wilmington home as his address in the wake of his 2017 divorce from ex-wife Kathleen Buhle. Hunter Biden went so far as to claim that he owned the lakefront mansion
Weaponization Committee Republicans Lay
Groundwork for Investigations
Posted by Imright 1/29/2023 12:01:26 AM Post Reply
Republicans on the newly created Select Subcommittee on the Weaponization of the Federal Government met for the first time Friday to begin mapping out their investigative pursuits. The closed-door meeting included all of the subcommittee’s GOP members, aside from Rep. Greg Steube (R-FL), who was home recovering from a serious accident, according to a source present at the meeting. “There’s a lot for us to do. That’s really clear, and that’s just in the course of the discussion we had,” Rep. Dan Bishop (R-NC) said as he emerged from the meeting room. The subcommittee was established via a resolution this month along partisan lines and was given sweeping authority
Trump hosts conservative influencers behind
Libs of TikTok and Babylon Bee for dinner
Posted by FlyRight 1/28/2023 11:08:30 PM Post Reply
Former President Donald Trump hosted the conservative influencers behind Libs of TikTok and The Babylon Bee at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida as part of a new charm offensive as he runs again for president, according to a source with knowledge of the strategy. In addition to the creator of the controversial Twitter account Libs of TikTok, Trump also hosted Seth Dillon, who owns The Babylon Bee, a conservative political satire website, the source said. Dillon could not immediately be reached for comment. It was one of the first of many wine-and-dine events that Trump has planned with social media influencers,
Obamas ramp up calls for police reform
after ‘vicious’ beating of Tyre Nichols
Posted by FlyRight 1/28/2023 10:54:38 PM Post Reply
Former President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama ramped up their calls for police reform following the release of the video showing the “vicious” beating of Tyre Nichols. “The vicious, unjustified beating of Tyre Nichols and his ultimate death at the hands of five Memphis police officers is just the latest, painful reminder of how far America still has to go in fixing how we police our streets,” they tweeted Saturday. They said responsibility falls on all people to “mobilize” to create change and included a link to a webpage for the Obama Foundation
5 questions and takeaways from the Trump,
Biden and Pence classified documents cases
Posted by FlyRight 1/28/2023 10:47:10 PM Post Reply
Classified documents have been discovered at the homes of Joe Biden, Mike Pence and Donald Trump. Pence, a former vice president, is the latest to report classified material found at his Indiana residence. The discovery comes amid special counsel investigations into how former President Trump and President Biden handled classified documents when they left office. Below are key takeaways and questions from the three cases so far.
EXCLUSIVE: Former CIA spy and GOP Congressman
Will Hurd addresses rumors of 2024 presidential run
Posted by FlyRight 1/28/2023 10:32:43 PM Post Reply
EXCLUSIVE - Former Republican Rep. Will Hurd of Texas realizes his trip this weekend to New Hampshire will spark further speculation the one-time CIA clandestine officer is mulling a bid for the 2024 GOP presidential nomination. New Hampshire has for a century held the first primary in the race for the White House, "I completely understand that," Hurd said in an exclusive interview with Fox News ahead of his stop Saturday in New Hampshire, where he’ll address hundreds of Republican Party leaders, elected officials and activists gathered at the state GOP’s annual meeting.
Memphis police shut down SCORPION unit
whose officers are charged in death of
Tyre Nichols
Posted by FlyRight 1/28/2023 10:28:33 PM Post Reply
The Memphis Police Department Saturday announced that it has "permanently deactivated" its SCORPION unit, one day after the release of shocking video which showed the violent arrest of Tyre Nichols earlier this month. All five former officers involved in Nichols' arrest, who have since been charged with second-degree murder in his death, were part of that unit. The decision came after Memphis Police Chief Cerelyn "CJ" Davis met with members of the unit Saturday "to discuss the path forward for the department and the community in the aftermath of the tragic death of Tyre Nichols," police said in a statement.
Trump makes his first big move in New Hampshire replies
Posted by FlyRight 1/28/2023 10:23:50 PM Post Reply
SALEM, N.H. — Former President Donald Trump is tapping outgoing New Hampshire GOP Chair Stephen Stepanek to help oversee his operation in the first-in-the-nation primary state as he pushes back against criticism that his campaign is off to a slow start. Stepanek, a state co-chair for Trump’s 2016 campaign who went on to serve two terms as head of the state GOP, will serve as a senior adviser focused on New Hampshire, POLITICO first reported. Trump announced the hire during his keynote address at the party’s annual meeting Saturday, where members also selected Stepanek’s successor.
Doctor Who Tried to Save Ashli Babbitt
Slapped With Felonies, Other Charges for
Participation in Capitol Riot
Posted by Dreadnought 1/28/2023 9:44:02 PM Post Reply
A California doctor who treated mortally wounded Ashli Babbitt after she was shot inside the U.S. Capitol Building on January 6, 2021, as she and others tried to gain access to the House Chamber, has been arrested by the FBI for his own alleged activity at the Capitol on that fateful day. As reported by the Daily Beast, Dr. Austin Harris, a board-certified cardiothoracic anesthesiologist from Southern California is facing both federal felony and misdemeanor charges related to the riot, an alleged attempt to stop the Electoral College certification of the 2020 presidential election results. Harris was arrested on Jan. 25 in Van Nuys
'Dr.' Jill's Latest Actions Confirm All
Is Not Well in the Biden White House
Posted by ladydawgfan 1/28/2023 9:37:04 PM Post Reply
As my RedState colleagues and I have noted before, that First Lady Jill Biden frequently plays director and Shover-in-Chief for supposed leader of the free world Joe Biden, when he appears lost and/or confused during public speaking engagements, is not new news. But recent instances where “Dr.” Jill stepped in to run interference for Joe Biden in the midst of his classified documents scandal have put a finer point on Jill Biden’s sometimes domineering hold over Joe, at a time when the POTUS, who has faced questions throughout his presidency about his mental fitness to lead, hasn’t officially declared that he’s running for reelection–though rumors are swirling
Iran military facility rocked by explosion
that officials say was 'unsuccessful'
drone attack
Posted by Dreadnought 1/28/2023 9:33:01 PM Post Reply
A loud blast has been reported at an Iranian military facility and officials in the country say it was the result of an "unsuccessful" drone attack. "One of (the drones) was hit by the ... air defense and the other two were caught in defense traps and blew up. Fortunately, this unsuccessful attack did not cause any loss of life and caused minor damage to the workshop's roof," the ministry said in a statement carried by the state news agency IRNA. Iranian news agencies earlier reported the loud blast and carried a video showing a flash of light at the plant, said to be an ammunitions factory, and footage of emergency vehicles
It's Not Just the Southern Border: Illegal
Crossings up 743%... in Vermont
Posted by ladydawgfan 1/28/2023 9:17:09 PM Post Reply
As the crisis of illegal crossings continues unabated at the Southern Border, migrant encounters in the state of Vermont were also up a staggering 734 percent in the period of October-December 2022 compared to the same period the prior year. While the percentage rise is massive, the pace is still a trickle compared to what goes on at the Rio Grande. For instance, 441 crossers were caught trying to slip into Vermont from Canada in December 2022, while a record 251,487 were nabbed trying to cross the US-Mexico border during the same period. Still, the dramatic rise is still concerning.
Jeremy Renner was injured by snowplough
when trying to save nephew
Posted by earlybird 1/28/2023 7:07:52 PM Post Reply
Actor Jeremy Renner was trying to stop a snowplough from crashing into his nephew when he became trapped and it crushed him, a police report discloses. The Marvel star was using the six-tonne PistenBully plough to help Alexander Fries free his car from the snow. But the large vehicle then began to roll down the hill, a Washoe County sheriff's department report said. Renner sustained injuries to his "torso, face, extremities and head" during the accident. The actor,(snip)has been recovering in hospital since. Renner previously said he had broken more than 30 bones in the incident, but they would "grow stronger, just like the love and bond with family and friends deepens".
Whale meat vending machine business continues
boom in Japan
Posted by Imright 1/28/2023 6:58:09 PM Post Reply
A new set of whale meat vending machines debuted in Japan this week. Kyodo Senpaku Co., a Japanese whaling operator, unveiled them in the port town of Yokohama, approximately 20 miles from its capital city of Tokyo. This is the third vending machine outlet the company has installed in an effort to promote sales after years of struggling to promote its products due to whale conservationists’ protests. (Photos) In 2018, Japan put an end to the hunting of the animal in the Antarctic and resumed commercial whaling off its coasts. That moved halted the protesters, but the groups still oppose the new machines.
State University Offers Exclusive Housing
for Trans Students and 'Voice Feminization' Services
Posted by Hazymac 1/28/2023 6:48:35 PM Post Reply
Some people prefer to live among those similar to themselves. In select cases, it’s the only way they can feel safe. And now more than ever at the University of Houston, safety is served. The school boasts an LGBTQ Resource Center, which lists a plethora of programs for those alphabetically inclined. Amid the offerings: a “Gender Diversity” residential area. From the school’s Student Housing and Residential Life webpage: "The Gender Diversity LLC welcomes students of all gender identities and expressions who are seeking a safe, inclusive, comfortable, and supportive living environment. This may include students who identify as male, female, trans, gender non-conforming, and/or non-binary. Members are able to explore
The Climate Faithful Have Developed Religious
Dietary Restrictions (and You Guessed
It — We'll All Be Expected to Eat This Way)
Posted by ladydawgfan 1/28/2023 6:20:15 PM Post Reply
Jews eat kosher, Muslims have halal, Hindus eschew meat, and many Christians fast during Lent. So naturally, the fastest-growing religion today — earth and climate worship — is developing its own faith-based dietary restrictions. “Climatarians” (also called “reducitarians” or “climavores”) are people who make their food choices based on how what they eat will impact the earth, with the aim of reducing their carbon “foodprint.” The Earthist version of original sin is that, simply by living, people commit climate sin every time they eat, breathe, travel, and heat or cool their homes. Naturally, the younger generations are the most pious Earthists,
On this day in history, Jan. 28, 1986,
space shuttle Challenger explodes, shocking
the nation
Posted by Imright 1/28/2023 6:15:43 PM Post Reply
On this day in history, Jan. 28, 1986, the space shuttle Challenger — scheduled for a routine launch from Cape Canaveral in Florida — exploded after just 73 seconds in flight, killing all seven Americans on board. The disaster shocked the nation — and led to an immediate pause in the space shuttle program. The cause of the disaster was found to be the failure of the primary and secondary redundant O-ring seals in a joint in the shuttle's right solid rocket booster (SRB). While the mission on that fateful day in 1986 was supposed to be like any other routine mission,
'Breakfast Club' Race Hustler: Confiscate
25% of U.S. Economy, Redistribute to Blacks
Posted by ladydawgfan 1/28/2023 6:12:51 PM Post Reply
A racist in a tablecloth suit named Dr. Umar Johnson decreed on The Breakfast Club radio show recently that the American government must carve out a full quarter of all economic activity — in perpetuity. “We get a 25% cut… every time America makes a dollar.” That would amount to approximately six trillion dollars annually. He makes sure to emphasize this is a forever arrangement. [Video] Specifically, he wants cash for the “psychological damages” wrought by slavery. Nearly everything, apparently, counts as “psychological damage” to Dr. Johnson.
The sedation, subordination and emasculation
of young men
Posted by Big Bopper 1/28/2023 4:11:47 PM Post Reply
Testosterone is an interesting hormone. The more a man uses it, the higher his levels become. And the higher his levels become, the more he wants to use it. Exercise, especially resistance training like weight lifting, increases T levels. And then the increased T levels make a man want to go lift some weights. It’s a virtuous circle. If gasoline in a car were like T in a man’s body, the more you drove, and the harder you drove, the more gas there would be in your tank. But there’s not much gas in the tank of young men these days. The Cleveland Clinic and other researchers report
It was not race, but bad policing that
led to deadly beating of Tyre Nichols
Posted by Moritz55 1/28/2023 3:43:54 PM Post Reply
The release of the videos from the lethal arrest of Tyre Nichols, 29, is shocking for its lack of professional tactics and procedures. This looks like adrenaline-filled rage … from the officers. At certain points, it is the suspect who sounds to be trying to de-escalate the situation. It is unfortunately not unique. In physical encounters, officers can escalate violence and lose control with lethal consequences. The footage helps establish a number of legal points. The force is clearly and undeniably excessive. It was a complete breakdown of training and supervision. It is hard to look at this tape objectively and analytically given the emotional impact of the scene. Yet
Pelosi Attacker David DePape's Chilling
Call to Local CA News Station
Posted by Imright 1/28/2023 3:32:41 PM Post Reply
I think it’s safe to say that David DePape, Paul Pelosi’s alleged attacker, has more than a few issues. We saw the harrowing body cam video where he attacked Pelosi with the hammer, as well as the Capitol Police surveillance video showing how he broke into the Pelosi home. Capitol Police were not monitoring the video at the time because Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) was out of town. We also heard the troubling call Paul Pelosi made to a 911 operator. But DePape also made a wild call to KTVU, a local California news station on Friday, to deliver an “important message.”
Lie-peddling Dem Rep. Adam Schiff endlessly
lectures about 'democracy' – but he's
been exposed as one of its greatest threats...
now Republicans must reveal how deep the
rot goes
Posted by Imright 1/28/2023 3:25:21 PM Post Reply
Steve Hilton is host of The Steve Hilton Show and served as director of strategy for the British Prime Minister David Cameron. Republican Congressman George Santos is rightly in the middle of a media and political storm over his astonishing series of lies about everything from his career experience to his family history. It surely can’t be long before this ludicrous fabulist is booted out of public life for good. But there’s another congressional fabulist whose lies are far more serious and who isn’t facing nearly the same level of scrutiny: Adam Schiff. Schiff is the Santos of the Democratic Party - only much more dangerous. His deceptions are part of
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