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01 May 2019

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Bill Tozer

Surprised no one has touched on the banning on social media of Alex Jones, Milo, Louis Farrakhan, and others. If the group of individuals and sites are “dangerous”, then why did it takes years to suddenly ban on one single day last week folks like Alex Jones for postings that happen years ago? Yes, Milo’s Dangerous Fagggot Tour was a couple years ago, he has since fallen from the spotlight, has been shunned, lost his platform, and ban him now? Why now? Why now for Alex Jones or the Proud Boys? And Farrakhan is a alt-right hater???

Does anyone really believe that Inforwars or Milo or others on the list are a danger to the community? Diamonds and Silk are dangerous?? To whom?? How are they dangerous? What threat or danger do they present?

Guess the core issues remain unresolved. Is social media a publisher with all the protections afforded by the 1st Amendment or is it platform? Is some kid we never heard of a “public figure” that CNN claims the. Coventry Catholic boys are since they were featured (ruthlessly attacked) on social media? And what are the standards/definitions for hate speech? Is non-threatening speech now physical violence?

The Colin Kap supporters say he had a right to free speech, yet the same folks who defend FB, Google, Twitter’s banning people claim they are private companies and can do what they want. Is not a football team a private company?

This story is bigger than meets the eye. What are the standards?

https://news.grabien.com/story-shapiro-im-troubled-fact-facebook-cant-articulate-clear-stan

https://www.dailywire.com/news/46874/twitter-bans-popular-ocasio-cortez-parody-account-james-barrett?%3Futm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=dwbrand

walt

LOL!!! the latest out of the Queen of the Damned's pie hole.
" If Trump wins,, we won't question the results.. That's not who we are."
Then just WTF has she and hers been doing for the past 2.65 years?
And has yet to even slow down.

Still after those tax records. They want the IRS to break the law to get'm.
Yup,, you LIBS are sure hip to the rule of law. Yet Trump is the dictator.

Keep up the good work Proggys,, your doing a fine job re-electing Trump.

And one for Emery.. The Celts here love their sheep herder jokes. More proof he ain't.
Funny,, ain't seem the Buzzard of Broad St. post for a while. He that cranky?
Or tried weed for the first time, and has yet to put the bong down?

Bill Tozer

Yo Walt.

-Glad you are enjoying your visit to the Northern parts. Sounds like you are having a blast mixing in with the locals and their pints. Good for you.

-https://news.grabien.com/story-dan-bongino-gall-hillary-complain-election-was-stolen-here-w

-“And she (Hillary Rodclam Clinton) isn't the only Democrat still claiming victory after losing. Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams on Friday again asserted that she won the state's 2018 gubernatorial race, despite losing the election to Brian Kemp.

"I'm here to tell you a secret that makes Breitbart and [Fox News host] Tucker Carlson go crazy: We won," Abrams said, according to The Houston Chronicle. "I am not delusional. I know I am not the governor of Georgia — possibly yet."

https://www.dailywire.com/news/46817/hillary-clinton-suggests-she-ran-best-campaign-had-joseph-curl?%3Futm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=benshapiro

Don Bessee

So that's what those mutha mullahs are up to -

Intelligence showing that Iran is likely moving short-range ballistic missiles aboard boats in the Persian Gulf was one of the critical reasons the US decided to move an aircraft carrier strike group and B-52 bombers into the region, according to several US officials with direct knowledge of the situation.

The concerns over the movement of the missiles was one of multiple threads of intelligence from various sources that led the US to believe Iran had a capability and intention to launch strikes against US targets.

On Tuesday US Central Command spokesperson Capt. Bill Urban said they had seen "indications that Iranian and Iranian proxy forces were making preparations to possibly attack US forces in the region."

'Specific, credible' Iran threat against US forces triggered carrier deployment, sources say
It's not clear if the Iran could launch the missiles from the boats or if they are transporting them to be used by Iranian forces on land.

The Pentagon is considering sending additional firepower to the region including anti-missile defense systems, the officials said.

https://www.cnn.com/2019/05/07/politics/us-iran-transporting-missiles/index.html

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Don Bessee

So it started in 2011!!! Gotta love that metadata, it can be very helpful in many ways....

The code reportedly was discovered in 2015 by the Intelligence Community Inspector General (ICIG), which then warned FBI officials of the intrusion. A source briefed on the matter confirmed to Fox News the details of The Caller’s reporting, and said that the ICIG was so concerned by the revelation that officials drove over to the FBI to inform agents -- including agent Peter Strzok, seen as a strong Trump critic -- of the development after it was discovered via the emails' metadata.

The source told Fox News the hack was from a Chinese company, describing it as a front for Chinese intelligence.

A second source briefed on the matter told Fox News that officials outside the FBI indicated code on the Clinton server suggested a foreign source was receiving copies of emails in real time.

https://www.foxnews.com/politics/attempt-to-hack-email-server-stunned-clinton-aide-fbi-files-show

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Don Bessee

Another yummy snack that I did not see coming from the naughty ninth but hey there has been a shift their too -

https://www.foxnews.com/politics/appeals-court-allows-trump-administration-to-send-back-asylum-seekers-to-mexico-to-wait-out-court-process

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Don Bessee

^&*$ autocorrect and big fingers, its there. LOL

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Bill Tozer

Let’s see Whatz in da news.

11 illegals dressed as US Marines caught at border trying to weasel their illegal asses in.

AOC says we create illegals by making it illegal to be an illegal. She also discovered a new place seen had never seen before to put her policy papers: the garbage disposal.

Mayor Pete Buttigieg, lagging in the polls, says God ain’t no Republican.”

Finally, after all this time, we hear the pure unadulterated truth.
“Michigan man tells police he stole food cart because he's 'a dumbass'” —Detroit Free Press

Buck sez:
https://www.facebook.com/BuckSexton/photos/a.176191582451702/2574577265946443/?type=3&theater

My Gal sez
https://m.facebook.com/PatriotPost/photos/a.82108390913/10156369755985914/?type=3&source=48

The. Babylon Bee sez:
“Facebook SWAT Team Arrests Man For Illegal Possession Of Conservative Views”

Bill Tozer

That’s My Gal

“omg."

“That was the three-letter response from top Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin -- familiar Internet shorthand for "Oh my God!" -- when Justin Cooper, the technology pro overseeing Clinton's private home-based email servers, told her shortly after midnight on Jan. 9, 2011, that "someone was trying to hack us.".........

“In August, it was reported that a Chinese state-owned company hacked Clinton’s email server, then inserted code that forwarded a copy of virtually every email she sent or received after that -- a revelation President Trump demanded be investigated.

“The Daily Caller reported that the firm operating in the D.C. area wrote code that was then embedded in the server and generated a “courtesy copy” for almost all her emails -- which were then forwarded to the Chinese company.

“The code reportedly was discovered in 2015 by the Intelligence Community Inspector General (ICIG), which then warned FBI officials of the intrusion. A source briefed on the matter confirmed to Fox News the details of The Caller’s reporting, and said that the ICIG was so concerned by the revelation that officials drove over to the FBI to inform agents -- including agent Peter Strzok, seen as a strong Trump critic -- of the development after it was discovered via the emails' metadata.

“The source told Fox News the hack was from a Chinese company, describing it as a front for Chinese intelligence.

“A second source briefed on the matter told Fox News that officials outside the FBI indicated code on the Clinton server suggested a foreign source was receiving copies of emails in real time.”

https://www.foxnews.com/politics/attempt-to-hack-email-server-stunned-clinton-aide-fbi-files-show

Michael Anderson

This blog is pretty boring when it’s just Bill and Don and Bill and Don. This blog needs some new blood!

Bill Tozer

The voter suppression lie.

When presented with evidence of massively increased voting for blacks, some feel the burden is on me to prove that voter suppression didn’t happen, rather than on them to provide evidence, *real* evidence, that it did. You can’t prove a negative.

If your gut tells you a policy suppresses votes, that’s not evidence that it does. Voter ID laws, often maligned as attempts at minority voter suppression, have no effect on turnout & are popular with non-whites.

Others have cited the dip in turnout between 2012 and 2016 as evidence that black votes were successfully suppressed.

But what’s more likely: (1) widespread successful voter suppression by Republicans between 2012-2016, followed by a complete reversal in the efficacy of such suppression tactics between 2016-2018, or…

(2) Obama excited black people a lot in 2012 and drew out a lot of infrequent black voters; Hillary was far less exciting in 2016, so black turnout dropped again; then Trump’s surprise win galvanized the Resistance and increased turnout hugely in 2018.

I think (2) is far more likely and you should too.

It’s almost as if black people have agency, and large swings in voter turnout don’t need to be explained by evil racist forces. What a crazy thought.

https://www.powerlineblog.com/archives/2019/05/the-voter-suppression-myth.php

Walt

Looks like OOOZz "f"ed up.and posted under his real name

Gregory

Or Robert Cross f'ed up and posted under his real name.

Barry Pruett

George. You were not the only one that did not find Avengers: Endgame entertaining. 😂
https://www.foxnews.com/sports/golden-state-warriors-klay-thompson-walked-out-of-avengers-end-game-one-hour-early-report

Don Bessee

TDS newspeak -

https://www.foxnews.com/politics/top-dem-claims-mueller-report-shows-russia-artificially-placed-trump-in-white-house

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Scott O

This will go in the sand box - https://spottedtoad.wordpress.com/
Endless fun from an intelligent person who shares information with the world.
Found out about it here -
https://www.takimag.com/article/the-wisdom-of-spotted-toad/

Robert Cross

Gregory 6:25 -- I used to think fishy was the biggest Clouseau here at RR, but you are beginning to edge ahead.

fish

Posted by: Roberta Cross | 08 May 2019 at 06:57 PM

Gregory 6:25 -- I used to think fishy was the biggest Clouseau here at RR, but you are beginning to edge ahead.


Thanks Roberta…..I didn't used to care……but the fattest man in your lovely burgh convinced me that it was a lot of fun to noodle through who was who!

Don Bessee

That could well work out nicely for the national Defense! How often to you get billionaires in a competition that helps us al in a real way!?


https://qz.com/1603659/elon-musk-and-jeff-bezos-wrangle-over-us-military-rockets/

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Don Bessee

That certainly cuts to the heart of the matter!

https://www.breitbart.com/2020-election/2019/05/08/trump-foreign-leaders-want-biden-to-win-so-they-can-rip-off-america/


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Ozz

Trade wars for all! MAGA.

And how did Smoot Hawley work for you?

Michael Anderson

Man, it looks like Paul Emery ditched you guys. What the heck happened??

Bill Tozer

Daily Quotes.....or yesterday’s quotes today.

For the record: “There’s no denying that [President Donald Trump’s] border taxes on Chinese goods have prodded Beijing to negotiate, though tariffs have also imposed costs on U.S. consumers and producers, especially in agriculture. The tariffs will be destructive unless they lead to a deal that causes China to cease its predatory behavior.” —Wall Street Journal

Upright: “God doesn’t pick sides, and also God is on Buttigieg’s side. You shouldn’t use religion as a weapon, and also religion is Buttigieg’s weapon. God loves everyone, except Republicans. Pete is famous for learning new languages, but maybe he should concentrate on mastering English.” —Jim Treacher

Nailed it: “[Democrats] seem to be hoping for a national crisis for the sake of their own politics.” —Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell

Braying Jenny: “We took an oath not to try to protect Donald Trump. We took an oath to protect … and serve the Constitution of the United States of America. And the way we do that is we begin impeachment proceedings now against this president.” —Sen. Elizabeth Warren

Belly laugh of the week: “We cannot accept a second term for Donald Trump if we are going to be faithful to our democracy and to the Constitution of the United States.” —House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

Political opportunism: “[Joe’s] called Anita Hill, they’ve talked, they’ve spoken, and he said, you know, he feels badly. He apologized for the way the hearings were run. And so now it’s kind of — it’s time to move on.” —Jill Biden

Alpha Jackass: “That past that [Trump] is promising to return us to was never as great as advertised.” —Mayor Pete Buttigieg (Andrew Cuomo, call your office.)

Party of Science? “When a woman gets pregnant, that is not a human being inside of her. It’s part of her body.” —CNN guest Christine Quinn

And last… “My Democratic colleagues seem to be publicly working through the five stages of grief. … The last stage of grief is acceptance. For the country’s sake, I hope my Democratic friends can get there sometime soon.” —Mitch McConnell

Memes:

https://m.facebook.com/PatriotPost/photos/a.82108390913/10156370360230914/?type=3&source=48

https://m.facebook.com/RowdyConservatives/photos/a.217983685002343/1611484428985588/?type=3&source=48

Gregory

Mike 938pm

Paul is getting in touch with his inner Paul. He's also given up on his Green Libertarian fiction (he's again a proud Democrat to match his voter registration) and is going whole hog to defeat Trump in 2020 because Trump is just too darned dangerous... although I am unclear what he's planning on doing to get more than 100% of California's electors like in 2016.

If the new Paul is less driven to just make things up, it will be a good thing.

fish

Posted by: Michael Anderson | 08 May 2019 at 09:38 PM

Man, it looks like Paul Emery ditched you guys. What the heck happened??


Trumps numbers broke the 50% threshold required to temporarily deactivate PunchyBot. As soon as they return to the mid forties he'll be back…..breathlessly bringing us the latest brief snippet of the public mood!

Ozz

Breathlessly awaiting Bessie's stock market report. Holding my rescue inhaler in the fog of pollen. Waiting for Bessie..

fish

Posted by: Ozz | 09 May 2019 at 07:42 AM


Pollen really that bad in Truckee Steve?


Hmmm…..who knew?


Ozz

It's terrible Dave. Bitterbrush and sage.

George Rebane

Administrivia - I invite your kind attention to the 6may19 Scattershots' latest updates.

Don Bessee

The socialist paradise of Oakland -

The deficit for this year will be $25 million. As a result, the Chronicle notes, Oakland — which is generously extending benefits to illegal aliens — can barely keep its street lights on.
To deal with the crisis, the city is shifting money from pothole repair to street lighting, even though the money raised by the 2017 gas tax must be used for transportation.

https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2019/05/09/sanctuary-city-oakland-near-broke-will-use-gas-tax-money-to-keep-lights-on/

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George Rebane

DonB 1029am - Socialism is as socialism does - utterly stupid and invisible to liberal eyes. Thanks for the pick-up Mr Bessee.

fish

Posted by: Don Bessee | 09 May 2019 at 10:29 AM


HEY! That's not a Market Update™!!!

Don Bessee

Now that would be fun just to watch the socialist dem heads exploding!

https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2019/05/09/donald-trump-john-kerry-should-be-prosecuted-for-violating-the-logan-act/

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Walt

Wow,, this Killarney town has a street that's all.pubs! Well, one shop that does tattoos.
They close the street to traffic at 8.
Can't have paying customers mowed down in the street... Bad for business.

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