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10 February 2022



No clumps!

Barry Pruett

Are trying to hide our birthday wishes? Lol.


to Mr Rebane, Mr Pruett, and Bill Tozer. this is the wife of walt branson. he is on life support and not excepted to live out the week. I just wanted to say thank you for all the joy Walt got from all of you posting back and forth. Mr Tozer yu kept him laughing alot of the time. I am not sure if this is the right place to post this. but my husband would want to me.
Jackie Branson


Well shit!


Mrs Branson... I am very sad to hear this news.

Don Bessee

You are in our prayers Mrs Branson. ;-(

Barry Pruett

Jackie, I am very sorry to hear this horrible news. Walt has always been one of my favorites. Just a genuine man. Please keep us posted and thank you.


I'll be the first to rep Paul Emery..." Deflect Deflect Deflect!!!"

George Rebane

JackieB 1234pm - We are all overcome with sadness Mrs B, and our prayers are for Walt and the consolation of your family. We all await your tidings with both apprehension and hope.


Well shit because I knew Walt had been ill but.....I thought.....on the mend!


Well, damn.

Jackie, having had my own surprise close-family obit this week, I appreciate your situation at a gut level. He was quite a web warrior.

Nulla dies umquam memori vos eximet aevo. I'll remember him.

Scott O

To the Branson family - My prayers go out to Walt and all who were close to him. May God be with you Jackie and give you strength. And thank you for thinking of us here and letting us know about Walt's situation at what must be a difficult time.

Bill Tozer

Oh Jackie, I have been expecting this since Brother Walt said he had his heart and lungs messed up, then no contact. Darn, I love your husband more than my own brother. There is still some hope. Yes, Walt would have wanted you to post and let us know. Thank you and we will be praying for Walt and you.


from an AP story on them Evil Nazi Trucker Guys.

"Conservative Ontario Premier Doug Ford, meanwhile, moved to cut off funding for the protests by successfully asking a court to freeze millions of dollars in donations to the convoy through crowd-funding site GiveSendGo. Ford has called the protests an occupation."

Ya know, people just ought to accept that
a. Most of the internet is run by the Bureaucratic Industrial Complex
b. The internet is everything. It's increasingly the substrate for all communications, cash flow etc.

So...you have to build your systems to be immune from Team Blue (or Team Red for that matter). In a moment, Amazon can cut you off from AWS, VISA can quit taking your phone calls, GoDaddy can boot you out the door. It'll never be 100%, but it could be that thinking like a pirate website operator or Sci-Hub should be de rigeur. It's a strong argument for crypto-currencies although I wish that one of them became a store of value rather than a speculation machine.

Bill Tozer

Unbeknownst to the media, there are cryptos flowing in from a site besides GiveSendGo…the seldom mentioned other one. It’s a crypto exchange. Not bad, not bad at all.
Posted this earlier but it probably went into the spam folder and being the Good Doc’s special day and all, I didn’t want to bother him. So, here goes round 2.

23 second clip from the streets of Canada. Knowing full well that to bring the truckers food or fuel will get your thrown immediately in jail with a nasty fine….knowing all that, the folks in Ottawa are giving the Ottawa Police and Justin one big middle finger.


browse: https://rumble.com/c/c-289683

You won’t ever get tossed off Rumble. :)

The Estonian Fox

I'm very sorry to hear about Walt's unfortunate medical news.
CNN has no shame. CNN analyst Juliette Kayyem suggested aggressive means to end the trucker protest in Canada on Thursday, including slashing tires. Although Kayyem’s idea appeared radical to some Twitter users, she doubled down on the tweet later.

"Trust me, I will not run out of ways to make this hurt: cancel their insurance; suspend their drivers’ licenses; prohibit any future regulatory certification for truckers, etc. Have we learned nothing? These things fester when there are no consequences," Kayyem tweeted. Shouldn't Twitter have shut her account due to her threat of violence?


She must have been the one to petition the various liberal governor's to call in the Nat Guard to slash the tires on the BLM folks' vehicles too.

Don Bessee

Dust off your cankle jokes -

Hillary Clinton to speak at New York Democratic convention: report
Former Clinton allies recently speculated 'a perfect storm in the Democratic Party' could open the door for a comeback



Don Bessee

Creepy grampa joe says screw you to the truth tellers -



Don Bessee

Showing their true colors deblasio honeymooned in cuba and comrade bernie honeymooned in moscow and comrade bernie is kissing vlads ass -




Life In These Blue United States.

"Joe Biden has tapped an LGBTQ+ activist, drag queen “pup” fetishist to be the deputy assistant secretary of Spent Fuel and Waste Disposition in the Energy Department’s Office of Nuclear Energy."


What is a "pup" fetishist you ask?

"“IN THE PUP COMMUNITY, handlers function the same way dog owners do, keeping a watchful eye on their charge and reining in the pups if needed,” Metro Weekly helpfully explained. “It’s the handlers who train the pups and teach them discipline, doling out rewards or punishments based on good or bad behavior.”

The “pups” in question here are fully grown men crawling around on all fours in dog outfits.

“I actually have trouble when we transition from pup play to having sex,” Brinton told the paper.

“Like, ‘No, I can’t have you whimper like that when we’re having sex,’ because I don’t want to mix that world. It’s interesting, because he doesn’t have to come out of pup mode to have me fuck him. I personally have to bring him out of pup perception for me. But then I’m still treating him as a submissive to me.”"


Any word on Walt this morning?

Barry Pruett

Nothing yet. 🙏


Thanks Barry! If you could keep the group up to date I'm sure it would be greatly appreciated!

The Estonian Fox

Pre-emptive strike by Dept of Homeland Security (their security, not ours)-

"There are currently no indications of planned violence or civil unrest," the (DHS) memo added. (Regarding U.S. truckers driving by the LA stadium during the super bowl weekend.)

And while some discussion of a potential convoy was taking place online, "we have no indication that individuals discussing participating in these activities in the United States are engaged in anything other than First Amendment-protected activity," the DHS stated. "NONETHELESS (my capitals), DHS remains concerned that these events could have significant public safety implications or potentially be exploited by ideologically motivated actors to potentially act or encourage others to act violently."

I guess they started to be concerned in 2022, forgetting about the BLM 'protests' of '20-'21. Burning & looting must be First Amendment-protected activity.

Scott O

from scenes 7:10 "“Like, ‘No, I can’t have you whimper like that when we’re having sex,’ because I don’t want to mix that world. It’s interesting, because he doesn’t have to come out of pup mode to have me fuck him. I personally have to bring him out of pup perception for me. But then I’m still treating him as a submissive to me.”"

At least they're starting to be honest as to the type of government they want to set up.
Now - stop whimpering!

Don Bessee

LALA land turning on the soros drone -

Former LAPD chief rescinds support of Los Angeles DA George Gascon; should ‘emphasize the rights of victims’
George Gascon has come under fire from his own prosecutors, law enforcement and elected officials

Some of Gascon's own prosecutors have also come out against his directives. Eric Siddall, vice president of the Association of Los Angeles Deputy District Attorneys, said his boss was running the DA's office into the ground and compared it to a domestic airline.

"Terrible service. No trust. Low employee morale. Chaotic. The feeling of being abandoned," he wrote in a Wednesday newsletter.

In response to Beck's announcement, the Association of Deputy District Attorneys, which represents more than 800 local prosecutors in Los Angeles County, said it was proof that Gascon has "failed to deliver on his promise that his radical policies would make our communities safer."




"Any word on Walt this morning?"

Just in case he's reading here, this one's for you Walt.


Bill Tozer

Don @ 7:29 pm.
Good time to ease up on those CCP type mandates, eh? How about a nice time out, loosen the collar a bit, and after Nov. we can go back to closing churches. Right now, the natives are getting restless.

The Reckoning continues…..the rise of the insurrection gathers at The Confluence. Shameful how they treat the common man, the working stiff.

The Dems in 2015 had no answer in their playbook for a R candidate that was a TV Celebrity. They were ready for everything, and saw Dr. Ben Carson their biggest threat out the gate and were all ready for Jeb, knew every credible possible R running, announced or not, knew every weakness, knew their strengths….but they had no plan to deal with someone like Trump. Never had before. No plan. A novel virus so to speak.

Against the trucks, they may call in the troops like ‘we’ called the troops in on the striking railroad workers. National Emergency or something. But Justin refuses to talk to Nazis. Crush them lawbreakers like a bug. Like Wacko. Make Biden look strong by osmosis. The common man’s Alamo.

As far as the here and now, I am ready to vote today. I be champing at the bit.

Don Bessee

For filing in the weak sister creepy grampa joe file -


Retired Russian Colonel-General Leonid Ivashov, the head of the All-Russian Officers Assembly, has gone public with a statement that calls for Russian President Vladimir Putin to resign over the confrontation involving Ukraine. To remove any doubt as to his message, Ivashov, 78, followed the public statement with an interview on a liberal Russian media outlet, Echo Moskvy, insisting that he was speaking in the name of the assembly of retired and reservist Russian officers which he heads.

Ivashov is not some Putin critic or Russian dissident in the mold of a Boris Nemtsov or an Alexei Navalny. In the absence of an active marshal of the army - such as Marshal Georgy Zhukov, the celebrated Red Army general of World War II - a colonel-general would be the second-highest rank in the Russian army. Ivashov served as a senior aide to the country's defense minister and as the ministry's chief of general affairs before the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991; he subsequently held other high-ranking military posts and commands before retiring

As Michael McFaul, a former U.S. ambassador to Russia, tweeted: "This is a big deal. At one time, General Ivashov was one of the most respected (and hawkish) leaders in the Russian [ministry of defense]. Russian generals don't usually get involved in public policy debates, especially ones like Ivashov."

To be clear, Ivashov believes that NATO is a hostile power, but his experience has taught him that the NATO/U.S. threat is under control and no external threat is imminent from the Western powers. The massive buildup of Russian troops on the Ukraine and Belarus borders, therefore, is not to deal with a threat from the West. Rather, it is to divert attention from the internal health, demographic challenges, living-standards collapse and pervasive corruption that the Russian citizenry is suffering under the mismanagement of an incompetent Putin regime.



Bill Tozer

For Walt



I thought I'd read the frontpages of the gubmint-owned newspapers to see how the war is going.

Pravda is stuffed with heroic military technology (yay us!).

CNN is filled with Biden's amazing diplomatic telephone call and 5 anti-Trump articles.

...all to say that I really liked this line:

"The United States sees the individual states of Europe as entirely sovereign and as entitled to make their own decisions about security, trade, alliances, etc."

roflmao. Pull the other one, mate!


Posted by: scenes | 12 February 2022 at 09:21 AM

I can only conclude that the reason there is a faux "White House/Oval Office constructed across the street from the "real" one is that the built an elevated walkway around where Biden sits so a team of marionette operators can make him move before a mesmerized press.

The best thing about Bad Grampy is that you can put him in any crazy pose you want to!

PS: Updates on Walt??


It's fun to watch them start to pick at each other when the rabble starts to talk back publicly!

San Francisco Mayor London Breed takes another shot at Chesa Boudin


PS: Scenes...props on last nights Joey Chessnut reference!

Don Bessee

So with shrillary telegraphing another run Durham blows the conspiracy against Trump wide open worth a perusal -



Bill Tozer

Yum yum. I feel rather misogynistic and white colonialist today, so I am going to eat a delicious steak, a big juicy bloody steak with a soy boy for desert.

‘Your hamburger comes with a dose of misogyny’


Bill Tozer

More on the Woke Feminist Vegan Debate at Cambridge University. The American is giving us Yanks a bad name. Always worth watching a few minutes of the Lotuseaters.


Don Bessee

This sure sounds like a taking -

According to the Illinois Rental Property Owners Association, the legislation would mandate that landlords participate in the Housing Choice Voucher Program, commonly referred to as the Section 8 program.

Section 8 is a federal rental assistance program for low income individuals whereby monthly rent is determined by income. Participation in the program is currently voluntary for landlords.

“The legislation will have the effect of mandating that a property owner enter into a non-negotiable contract with a unit of government, regardless if the property owner is willing to do so,” said Paul Arena, director of legislative affairs at the Illinois Rental Property Owners Association. “It is unreasonable to accuse a property owner who declines to accept such non-negotiable terms as having violated a person’s human rights. If a government program is not gaining sufficient participation, the solution is to correct objectionable elements of the program. There are remedies other than forced participation.”

The bill also effectively eliminates the use of an income threshold to qualify tenants, Arena said.




Walt 😕😕😕

Bill Tozer

‘Let's circle back, Jen? Declassified Pentagon report says Biden WAS dangerously indecisive about Afghan withdrawal - despite Psaki claiming on Friday report did NOT exist‘


When you hold the receipts in your hand and ask a Lefty a question, you know they are lying, they know they are lying, and they know you know they are lying and thus must hate you.


"Warnings of Russian invasion stoking 'panic' says Ukrainian President: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky says that warnings of an imminent Russian attack on his country were stoking "panic" and demands to see firm proof of a planned invasion."


lol. Well of course there has to be a war. Midterm elections in the US are coming up and President Potato needs everyone to get on the same page after all.

Bill Tozer

Scenes @ 11:31 am

How dare the Prez of Ukraine ask to see proof. Zelensky should just butt out as it’s none of his bees wax. He is not a stakeholder in the game. Proof? We don’t need to show him no stinkin’ proof.

Bill Tozer

Hillary spied on a sitting President? Hillary’s team spied on the WH? Spygate, Russian Collusion Hoax continues.

‘Most Democrats want Hillary Clinton investigated for any role in Russiagate scandal: poll’
Then-Director Of National Intelligence To Special Counsel Durham: ‘Enough Evidence’ To Indict ‘Multiple People’

'60 Minutes,' CNN, MSNBC, downplayed, criticized Durham probe of Russia investigation
CNN's Don Lemon considered Durham probe 'conspiracy theory' in 2019

‘Special Counsel: Democrats Framed And Spied On Trump While He Was President’

“Those allegations suggested “a scandal much deeper than merely Sussmann’s role in a second Russian hoax — a scandal that entangles the Clinton campaign, multiple internet companies, two federally-funded university researchers, and a complicit media.””


And yes, the media was in on the hoax. A conspirator.

Bill Tozer

re: Newspeak

‘Problematic Celebrators’: CBS Coins New Term For Super Bowl Rioters, Gets Mocked’

“This is why people support truckers despite the government and media narratives. If they’re on your side they call out of control looting and properly damage problematic celebrations,” one respondent said. “When you’re actually peaceful and they don’t like you then you’re called hateful, violent racists.”

Another said, “’Problematic Celebrators.’ Compare to the trucker convoy. How much destruction is done by an ‘occupation’ and how much is done by ‘celebrators.’”




Hello. My name is Eric Artz and my pronouns are me/my/mine.


Hopefully he uses the correct emoji colors.

Don Bessee

Beto boy is nothing if not consistent well other than his gun grabbing he loses -

In a hypothetical Abbott-O'Rourke matchup, a University of Texas/Texas Politics Project Poll released Monday found Abbott leading O'Rourke by 10 percentage points among verified primary voters, with people who identify as independent favoring Abbott over O'Rourke nearly 2-to-1.



Don Bessee

Not only does he talk like hitler he now has set himself up as dictator -



Bill Tozer

‘Of course they spied on Trump’. Byron York

Trump on 60 Minutes. Trump was spot on. Trump told the truth, the media lied. Minute clip


Paul Emery Stand In: “Prove it. Show me the convictions. Prove it or you are a liar. Nobody cares what you think. You have lost all credibility.”

Don Bessee

No not touching that question with a 10 foot hillary sign -



Bill Tozer

Don @ 4:55 pm

“The court filing alleges that the tech executive used company access to government domain name system data through a pending cybersecurity contract with the government.”

I know they are dumb, but dumb enough to use Crowdstrike? I seriously doubt it. Just an amusing thought that passed through my mind like a bird in flight. Besides, Crowdstrike and Burisma are tied to the Atlantic Council like two peas in a pod.

Anyway, it was an amusing thought. A very amusing image as well

NYT 7/25/2016

“The committee has said that Russia hacked into its computers and has been supported in its assertion by several private cybersecurity firms, including Crowdstrike, the company that investigated the committee’s breach.”


Robert Cross

Here is a news item you probably didn't get on OAN or Fox....Trump's accounting firm from 2011 to 2020 cut ties with Trump Org. and had the following to say about it:

"We have come to this conclusion based, in part, upon the filings made by the New York Attorney General on January 18, 2022, our own investigation, and information received from internal and external sources. While we have not concluded that the various financial statements, as a whole, contain material discrepancies, based upon the totality of the circumstances, we believe our advice to you to no longer rely upon those financial statements is appropriate.” Basically, the accounting firm is washing their hands of the former president by claiming they acted in good faith based on information Trump gave them.

Goombah Goombah Goombah !!! ...LOL

Don Bessee

Looks like someone else is deflection @643 -



Bill Tozer

Right on time. You can set your clocks to it. I say Hillary, you say Trump.

The ‘tanks around the White-marital law on the 4th of July’ TDS dude springs forth. The bombshell news that broke Saturday with ‘the noose tightening around Hillary’ sure got Bobbie’s temperature rising. Programmed to react to certain stimuli.


Robert Cross
Reply to KN
Is Hillary's supposed spying something you just learned from Tucker Carlson? Oh, by the way, the Clinton/Trump election was 5 years ago and really doesn't matter anymore. Trump lied to the American people thousands of times. How do you know this isn't just another Trump lie?

Man, is Bobbies mangina all a flutter. Trigger much? 50 bucks a night for running the heater! Curses Red Barron.

Paul Emery

Ho Hum Sam OL whatever Back to Hillary again. I guess that's the best you can do.

Paul’s Stand-iN

Extra, extra, read all about it. All Trump ALL the time.


Hmmm. Hillary, Hillary, Hillary. Lock her up, lock her up, lock her up!!!

(That usually gets Paul Stand-in’s blood a boiling.)

 Ho Hum Sam OL whatever

@ O’ altered thirty?

Ho Hum Sam OL whatever

Don Bessee

So are you mad that you drank gallons of rancid russian dressing or that lady cankles conned you too?

National Review
Durham: Tech Exec Working with Clinton-Tied Lawyer Spied on Trump Tower, White House


Hillary Clinton 2016 tweets pushed now-debunked claim of Trump use of 'covert server' linked to Russia




"They no longer see their mission as journalism but as stopping a revanchist fascist movement from taking over the US (meaning the MAGA wing of the Republican Party). It's a much higher and more exciting calling," Substack journalist Glenn Greenwald reacted.


"I’m far too kind when I say most corporate media exist to protect Democrats/the establishment and advance their agenda. Any person not fighting the propaganda press with everything they have is part of the problem," The Federalist editor-in-chief Mollie Hemingway tweeted.


Looks like the ponytail of ignorance has never recovered from all that koolaid and rancid russian dressing he ingested willingly. ROFLOL


Don Bessee

Talk about tripling down on woke go broke banshees -

The 2020 broadcast — which was the lowest rated in Oscars history, drawing around 10 million viewers — featured far-left celebrities lecturing Americans on issues of race and social justice

The Academy Awards is about to get a triple dose of left-wing wokeness as Amy Schumer is reportedly set to host this year’s Oscars ceremony along with comedian Wanda Sykes and Scary Movie star Regina Hall



Bill Tozer

Don @ 7:53 pm.

I think another BIG story that is out right now is how the PRESIDENT was briefed by Brennen that they caught wind of Hillary’s plot and informed the President. The CIA referred the case to the FBI for investigation, which in turn went to Agent Peter. It is where fly balls in Willie May’s centerfield go to die.

Many moving parts. Dunham’s filings are his report. Final report goes to Merrick Garland, so keep filing very detailed motions, maestro.
I can’t believe the public is supporting letting the chips fall where they may about Hillary. Even Dems. Inquiring minds want to know and we have been a patient bunch.

I feel the earth moving under my feet….

Don Bessee

Thanks team 0 for doing nothing about crimea and now creepy grampa joe is enabling the rape of Ukraine who we have a security agreement from when they gave up their nukes, does anyone even remember that? Would have never happened under Trump. Todays satellite shots show vlad is on the move -



Bill Tozer

@ 7:56 pm

Bobbie would agree.

Wanda Sykes@iamwandasykesShe’s wrong for calling Trump a motherf***er. He’s a “lying motherf***er.”

Fun Oscars, eh? I think Amy is hot, hot, hot. I just can’t wait. Wanda has come a long way from her NFL game day sideline gig. All that potential…which was never there.

In an loosely related story, Kathy Griffin celebrated her one year of being cancer free by putting on the internet her skinny dipping in her pool. Not so hot, hot, hot.

Don Bessee

And from a NY perspective and its managing to get traction -

The allegation, part of the long-running FBI investigation into the 45th president, is at the center of a new filing by special counsel John Durham — in which he alleged that the Clinton campaign paid an internet company to “infiltrate” servers at Trump Tower and the White House to try to make the Trump-Russia connection stick.

Clinton herself amplified the claim on social media, tweeting on Oct. 31, 2016: “Computer scientists have apparently uncovered a covert server linking the Trump Organization to a Russian-based bank.”



Bill Tozer

How come they always act like they just heard about this evening? A great mystery.

SILENCE: CNN & MSNBC Primetime Ignore Bombshell Durham Report

NewsBusters Podcast: Networks Refuse to Touch Clinton Spy Scheme In Durham Report

Nets Ignore Explosive Report Showing Clinton Spied on Trump

We’re Still Waiting, Washington Post, for Your Story on Clinton Spying

CNN Ignores Durham, Defends Whoopi: 'Wrong Answer' for ABC to Suspend

Nets SILENT on Clinton Spying on Trump, Cover Skating Scandal Instead

‘Misinformation’ Means Whatever the Media Don’t Like, Want Censored


Bad time for Rachel to take a break until the SOTU on March 4. Then back on her break. Big shoes to fill.

Bill Tozer

Let’s go to the new Durham post! Let’s take it there. Forward ho!

Reunification? Fuhgettaboudit!


Oh, come along and enjoy fun for all the family, Mr. Robert X. Paul’s Stand-iN is not that much into her.


A positive poll for Grandpa "I have a Puppy in my Van" Badfinger.....or bad news for Hillary Clinton. The two things sure to rouse Punch from his moldy casket.

PS: Anything about Walt?

Ho Hum Sam OL whatever

Paul @ 7:33 pm

“Ho Hum Sam OL whatever. I guess that's the I best can do.”

Is Bad Orange Proboscis Man in the room with you now?

Bill Tozer

For Brother Walt

Exclusive: Systemic Voting Issues In Pennsylvania County Even More Extensive Than Previously Known


Bill Tozer

‘A Biden Reader”
The Delaware Democrat challenges reporters to “go back and read what I said.” Challenge accepted.

“According to Freud, in the mental process of projection, people attribute to others what is in their own minds. For that dynamic, the Delaware Democrat offers endless possibilities. On voter fraud, World War II, terrorist mass murder, the Six-Day War, or surging inflation, simply “go back and read what I said.” “


Bill Tozer

Scenes @ 2:55 pm, emojis


Don Bessee

That did not take long -

Crime spikes force schools to reinstate resource officers as defund movement collapses
Vice president of Fraternal Order of Police National said, 'Everybody's having buyer's remorse for defunding the police'




Crime spikes force schools to reinstate resource officers as defund movement collapses

Remember defund and BLM existed only so chubby pseudo-Marxists could embezzle funds donated by softheaded progressives to "invest" in themselves!

See: Cullors, Patrice.....Brilliant Grifter!

Bill Tozer

Inflation hovers at 9.7% in producer index, right near highest on record


Don Bessee

There was a time when the DOJ cared about crime victims -




Faux Keachie.......????

Don Bessee

Well we can thank creepy grampa joe for one thing -




Godspeed Mr. O'Rourke!!



The Sun giving the Grauniad of run for its money on embarrassing typos!

FORMER Editor of National Lampoon and beloved journalist Partick PJ O'Rourke has died at 74, as the author and satirist is remembered for his "great literary accomplishments."


Journalists......all fucking worthless!

Don Bessee

Thanks a lot socialist green luddites -

have served more than 25 million homes. According to Rice, these nixed projects have restricted nearly 10% of the nation’s natural gas.

Rice expressed that people should be "very upset" about the price they’re paying to heat their homes, and that failing to implement more U.S. infrastructure will only strengthen America’s dependence on foreign energy.



Don Bessee

Its fun to watch them squirm -

MSNBC's Chris Hayes mocked for false claim that Trump received illegal UAE donations when it was Clinton
One user wrote, 'Um, these were donations...to Hillary'



Don Bessee

Ya sure right shut down the clean nuke plant for so called green -

Mark Chediak
Tue, February 15, 2022, 1:39 PM
(Bloomberg) -- Vistra Corp. was once again forced to shut down part of California’s biggest battery storage system after some components malfunctioned.

Most Read from Bloomberg

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The company took offline its 100-megawatt Moss Landing battery facility after a safety system activated late on Sunday, according to a statement. It’s the second incident at the plant in less than six months.

In September, Vistra closed the plant’s 300-megawatt facility after some battery modules overheated. An investigation found that smoke from a failed bearing in an air-handling unit in the building triggered a heat suppression system to improperly spray water on battery racks, causing damage and some to overheat, according to a statement from Vistra last month.

Early findings from the most recent incident indicate that water hoses leaked and some batteries shorted, causing smoke in the building, similar to what was observed with the prior issue, Vistra said.

The cause of the latest outage is under investigation, the company said. No injuries were reported.



Don Bessee

You can say that again -

Political cartoon of the day: In Deep Schiff




oooh, pretty good bunch of screen-captured twitter posts.

Naturally, they were thrown off of Twitter.



Posted by: scenes | 15 February 2022 at 08:55 PM

Those were pretty good!

Hey....wonder where Faux Keachie be? Two delightful days is all we get.....?


Damn... never managed to have a whisky and words with Patrick J. O'Rourke, Christopher Hitchens or Andrew Breitbart.

Oh, well. Rest in peace, gents.

Bill Tozer

Well, Keachie’s lavender bun bun called this one.

San Francisco Voters Overwhelmingly Back Recall of Progressive School-Board Members


What I found hilarious from another link (last week) was the recalled trio were blaming White Nationalists, White Supremacists, Trump supporters and Racist Republicans for organizing the recall. In San Fransico?

Frisco is well known for being a hotbed of far right extremism. Frisco, that area which votes about 90-93% lib, has been overrun by Qanon , ROFLMAO.
Maybe Shamen (Shapersons?) in backless leather chaps, but not QAnon Shamen

Bill Tozer

You Can Wear The Mask On Your F****** Balls!’ School Board Member Screams At Maskless Man Giving Public Comment


Bill Tozer

Former Biden Campaign Staffer Tried To Blame Attempted Assassination On ‘Right Wing Rhetoric,’ But Suspect Is Left-Wing Activist


Bill Tozer

Meet The Sex Shop Founder Who Is Grooming Children Through Books In School Libraries



George Boardman: Shasta County recall results should encourage local malcontents

As long as the cart is fully charged, the white shoes and belt are spiffy, and the senior special is served promptly at 4:40 pm ..... George is content!

Scenes nailed it......Boardman is both Statler and Waldorf.


Bill Tozer

Seattle’s Nanny-State Soda Tax Backfired Spectacularly (And Hilariously) New Study Shows


Bill Tozer

BLM accounting gimmick further delays disclosure of its $60M bankroll

“BLM revealed in its short-year 2020 Form 990 that its books were now in the care of Elias Law Group, the law firm run by Democratic mega-lawyer Marc Elias.”

Follow up

Revealed: Clintonworld takeover of Black Lives Matter

“Black Lives Matter filings reveal prominent Democratic lawyer Marc Elias and another longtime ally of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton have taken on key roles in the charity amid scrutiny over its leadership and finances.

Elias, best known for his funding of British ex-spy Christopher Steele’s discredited anti-Trump dossier while he served as Clinton’s 2016 campaign general counsel, appears to be representing the Black Lives Matter Global Network Foundation through his recently formed Elias Law Group. BLM’s national organization repeatedly lists the Elias firm as one of its addresses and states in its short-year 2020 Form 990 that its books were now in the care of the Elias Law Group……

Elias wrote on the fifth anniversary of Clinton’s loss to Donald Trump that “I am still with her.”

Elias was punished by a federal appeals court panel in March for a deceptive, duplicative Texas court filing, and the judges shot down his effort to wriggle out of the sanctions in January.

He benefited from “dark money” for years with his Democracy Docket Legal Fund, a “fiscally sponsored project” of the Hopewell Fund, whose board hired a left-wing dark money firm (Arabella Advisors) to manage its fiscal sponsorships.

While at Perkins Coie, Elias represented Joe Biden’s presidential campaign and the DNC in 2020 and was the general counsel for now-Vice President Kamala Harris’s failed presidential bid. He also represented the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, and multiple other PACs.

Elias has testified before a grand jury set up by special counsel John Durham.

Moore is listed as a top leader at the Dewey Square Group consulting firm. She has a long history in Clintonworld, including serving as an assistant to President Bill Clinton and as the director of White House political affairs, where she advised both Bill and Hillary Clinton. She went on to work as the CEO of the Democratic National Committee.“


Takes a lot of capitalistic money to run a Marxist outfit.

Bill Tozer

re: SFSD recall of three

‘The Parents Are Restless And They Must Be Crushed’

East Coast, West Coast, it turned out everyone was mad.


Bill Tozer

You go girl.

‘Who Murdered All the Asian Women—and Who's Covering It Up?’

“For merely noticing and sharing my observations with others who have noticed, I've been flagged by the Southern Poverty Law Center, banned by Airbnb and, most recently, tarred as a white supremacist sympathizer by the Idaho Statesman. No matter. You can rig the headlines and algorithms. You can smear and condemn. But you can't stop those with eyes open from noticing.”


Scott O

M Malkin - "...tarred as a white supremacist sympathizer by the Idaho Statesman."
Oh my!
The I.S. is a pathetic McClatchy rag seemingly staffed by woke junior high schoolers.

Bill Tozer

So Scott. i feel your pain, not. ;) You were correctamudo when you said the only time Idaho makes the news is something in the Idaho Statesman.

'Statesman' sounds rather misogynistic to name but one of a long lists of Woke violations. Statesman. Where to begin?

You got your own Teen Vogue-Tik Tok combo in yer backyard partner. Now, lets work on that name 'Idaho'. Ideeho sounds more fun, but not very inclusive. hmmm

George Rebane

Administrivia - We have been without internet since last Friday (11feb22), and have witnessed new lows in the business competency and operations of ATT. The field technician told us the fix was a simple one of the kind that has been recurring up here on Hind Tit Rd for the last 20 years. But the communications with ATT’s repair management has been almost non-existent, and now it’s become actually non-existent. The field people have no idea what or why the upstream distribution center people are doing and vice versa. Using our cell phone ‘hotspot’ function is our last resort workaround. Please bear with me.


I'm on my first month without ATT, not a single twisted pair of copper wires carrying current to Maw Bell or one of her Seven Dwarves.

Feels good. While we do have a voip provider, our mobile phones work over wifi IP just fine and there's no mobile coverage here anyway.

StarLink is great... for now... with widely spaced terminals.

Bill Tozer

PJ O’Rourke—A Tribute. by Charles Murray


Bill Tozer

If they can cancel JR Rowling, they can cancel anyone. A tiny feakizoid violent and intolerant very fringe minority full not biological females beating down on real women viciously with their dicks. Are Trannies closet women abusers? I think so. The dudes are the worse.

‘The Dishonest and Misogynistic Hate Campaign Against J.K. Rowling’

“When J. K. Rowling first outed herself as a gender-critical feminist, my first thought was: If Rowling can be cancelled, anyone can be cancelled. Not only is she one of the best known and best loved authors in the world (the writer of children’s books, for goodness sake), she also has a personal history that ought to make her un-cancellable. This was the mum who escaped an abusive marriage and lived off benefits, writing the first Harry Potter book in an Edinburgh café while rocking her sleeping baby in a pram. This was the woman who became a billionaire, but then lost her billionaire status by giving away so much money to charity. If anyone was safe, Rowling should have been safe.”


Scott O

BT 9:56 - "Now, lets work on that name 'Idaho'."
I researched how this state got the name 'Idaho' and it's actually pretty amusing. The word Idaho was fabricated out of whole cloth by a huckster who was hoping to get the (then) territory of Colorado named Idaho in the early 1860s. He claimed it meant 'jewel' or 'gem' in some imaginary Injun language.
Linquists familiar with native dialects pointed out there was no such word spoken by any tribe in the Americas and they actually had no concept of such a thing. But the campaign to try and name Colorado by that faux native term had legs and as we are aware - tell a story oft enough and the rubes will go along.
When it came time to name the territory that had been separated from the Northwest Territory, miners originally from Colorado who were now seeking gold in this new territory pushed for the name Idaho. It stuck and we're now stuck with it.
Here's one of many versions:

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