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Lerner, Paz say they fear physical
harm from enraged public, want
IRS testimony sealed permanently

Washington Times, by Stephen Dinan

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 11/20/2017 4:38:00 AM

Former IRS executive Lois G. Lerner told a federal court last week that members of her family, including “young children,” face death threats and a real risk of physical harm if her explanation of the tea party targeting scandal becomes public. Ms. Lerner and Holly Paz, her deputy at the IRS, filed documents in court Thursday saying tapes and transcripts of depositions they gave in a court case this year must remain sealed in perpetuity, or else they could spur an enraged public to retaliate. “Whenever Mss. Lerner and Paz have been in the media spotlight, they have faced death threats and


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Reply 1 - Posted by: KatieJo, 11/20/2017 4:46:50 AM     (No. 11456770)

Well isn´t that rich? With great power comes great responsibility and you abused that power to persecute law abiding citizens and deny them their voice. Your paycheck comes from us, and you want to seal the record of your wicked deeds forever? The mentality of these people is truly astounding.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Mushroom, 11/20/2017 4:48:02 AM     (No. 11456771)

One of the basic truths is you can do ANY thing you want, but you must face the consequences. Welcome to reality. Hill will face it too, one day.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: DCGIRL, 11/20/2017 4:54:51 AM     (No. 11456772)

No one is threatening them. They do not want anyone to find out the truth.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: miceal, 11/20/2017 5:04:45 AM     (No. 11456773)

Learner belongs in a Federal penitentiary. I don´t know enough about Holly Paz, but if she was Learner´s deputy then she probably does as well...

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Reply 5 - Posted by: 66Strat, 11/20/2017 5:05:09 AM     (No. 11456775)

Why om earth is Jeff Sessions not moving to put these people in jail? Absolutely infuriating. Can we not at least take away her pension? Disguting that we are subsidizing the rewards for her criminal acts.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: pchristopher, 11/20/2017 5:23:10 AM     (No. 11456784)

No. You could´ve resigned in protest but you didn´t. You took on the job with arrogant relish and I hope you suffer some consequences.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: mikkins2, 11/20/2017 5:40:26 AM     (No. 11456793)

Lois, you need to think these things through before you say them dear.
If your testimony is that horrific it makes it even more important that we know why.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: JayD, 11/20/2017 6:02:20 AM     (No. 11456806)

For they have sown the wind, and they shall reap the whirlwind.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 11/20/2017 6:25:26 AM     (No. 11456819)

The public has a duty to catcall Lois Lerner every time she leaves the house.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Lana720, 11/20/2017 6:41:27 AM     (No. 11456830)

You´ve been a horrible public servant. We deserve to know exactly what you did or didn´t do and why. You don´t get to make rules anymore!
If your family is in peril, changed their names, move or leave the country.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Uno, 11/20/2017 6:58:24 AM     (No. 11456845)

Gosh Wally, you know it must be really bad when they´re worried about democRATs retaliating!

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Reply 12 - Posted by: jinx, 11/20/2017 7:21:22 AM     (No. 11456854)

If what she did was illegal and she took the fifth to avoid telling the truth, we have a right to know. Period!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Beca, 11/20/2017 7:21:29 AM     (No. 11456855)

You deserve nothing..,,

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Reply 14 - Posted by: OBX Pete, 11/20/2017 7:26:36 AM     (No. 11456859)

Lois...you should have thought about your family before you did all your illegal and hateful deeds.

I´m not worried about what your family feels or thinks. I am, however, concerned about the fact that you have not been charged or punished in any way for your actions.

Sessions...what is your problem? The swamp is full of hateful, law breaking creatures and you have taken no action against any of them.

Trump...How long are you going to let Sessions receive a paycheck for doing nothing that YOU promised to do about the crooks still on the job from the disastrous Obama years?

It has been a year now...when are we going to see a new AG who believes in the rule of law??

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Reply 15 - Posted by: barryno, 11/20/2017 7:34:00 AM     (No. 11456864)

The only danger their families face comes from liberals who think they can do a two-fer by attacking them disguised as conservatives.

The two-fer would be gun legislation, whether or not a gun was used in the hypothetical attack.

Conservatives blame the criminal, unless it´s obvious family members were also engaging in criminality under the umbrella of their public-figure family member.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: nonsense, 11/20/2017 7:40:41 AM     (No. 11456868)

I assume that crooked Lois lives in lovely home in Boomtown with other like minded Leftist Liberals. I would not be surprised if the threats have been conjured by her Left Liberal lawyer. Crooks always lie to save their own hide. Especially Demonrat crooks.

She should be wearing an orange jump suit. Equal under the law should mean something, like the truth being available for the tax paying American citizen abused by the feared IRS.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Uno, 11/20/2017 7:48:26 AM     (No. 11456875)

#16 - I thot Lois lived in Broomtown...

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Reply 18 - Posted by: daisymay, 11/20/2017 7:48:59 AM     (No. 11456876)

Settlement? I don´t recall hearing of a Settlement that said she was not guilty of crimes against the citizens of this country!

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Reply 19 - Posted by: congar, 11/20/2017 7:50:22 AM     (No. 11456878)

Both Lehrner and Paz should be swinging from the end of a rope instead of luxuriating with a fat pension somewhere. At least they establish a precedent that federal employees can use the power of their office to punish anyone with political views they don’t like with impunity.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Udanja99, 11/20/2017 7:57:21 AM     (No. 11456887)

She colluded with 0bama to steal the 2012 election by denying half the population their right to particpate in the political process. If the left wants to rant about collusion, lets talk about THAT collusion.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: dman, 11/20/2017 8:01:03 AM     (No. 11456892)

Lerner and Paz will be "safe" in prison - solitary confinement - and their families will be let alone once they have been locked up.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Bubby, 11/20/2017 8:07:09 AM     (No. 11456903)

The truth in Washington DC is a very rare commodity. What we want is the truth. If Lerner and Paz committed no crime what are they worried about? If they broke the law and these transcripts are evidence why aren´t they charged and a trial date set?

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Reply 23 - Posted by: stryker714, 11/20/2017 8:09:22 AM     (No. 11456905)

Weaponizing Federal agencies is like something any fascist or communist would do, like say Stalin or Hitler. There should be accountability, all the way to the top and that includes Barack Obama. He always liked to pretend he didn´t know what was going on, kinda like Sergeant Shultz.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Alpinelace, 11/20/2017 8:17:09 AM     (No. 11456913)

What in the world did she and her buddies do that could possibly rise to the level of death threats? Or are the threats coming from the progressives.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Uno_Thatguy, 11/20/2017 8:18:55 AM     (No. 11456916)

I agree an orange jump suit is appropriate for this miscreant. The things that keep swarming in my mind when I read about the crime and filth in our government is who are their handlers who are those pulling the strings.

It is possible that individuals like Lerner conjure up these crimes on their own. Far beyond this, the pervasive conditions that have been simmering and are now beginning to boil over are being stirred up in a cauldron of treason against every American. That´s far beyond individuals alone.

Case in point, hussein is too dumb to concoct the evil that has spewed from his regime. VJ also is a blithering idiot conduit through which someone is pulling the strings that she whispers while twisting hussein´s ears. These instructions are then thrown on his teleprompter and he regurgitates them to US.

The expanse of these crimes against our Constitution and the American people reach far beyond individuals.

Conspiracy??? Perhaps, but the size of this cauldron of evil is far beyond the elementary explanations of single individual crimes.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: Newtsche, 11/20/2017 8:22:19 AM     (No. 11456921)

All indications are that Lois Lerner has lived in fear since her perfidy has been exposed. She´ll be looking over her shoulder and hearing noises the rest of her days so there´s that.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 11/20/2017 8:27:07 AM     (No. 11456927)

"Ve vere jus folloving order´´ didn´t work in 1945 and shouldn´t work today. Out with the truth.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: strike3, 11/20/2017 8:38:25 AM     (No. 11456938)

No. We also want all of the sordid details of Obama, Holder, Jarrett, Clapper, Rice, Abedin, Weiner, Reid, definitely Hillary and a whole cabal of other people who sought our trust and then abused it.

It is then our right to decide whether we will hang you upside down from a lamppost and slit your stomachs or just let you live in shame. Out with the truth!

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Reply 29 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 11/20/2017 8:43:48 AM     (No. 11456942)

Of course she is lying about death threats! She would like you to believe that some Republican or patriot somewhere might give a rat´s ass about her lying but if there was one who sorrows for the country we once enjoyed, non would dare bat an eye now. First of all, she ain´t worth killing. Second of all the GOPe has done that and worse and rises again tomorrow to do even worse.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: MDConservative, 11/20/2017 9:02:06 AM     (No. 11456963)

FTA: Ms. Lerner came in for particular criticism, with the government admitting she not only didn’t stop the targeting — contradicting the Obama administration’s claims — but also hid it from her superiors in Washington."

So, the government has investigated Lerner´s actions and found them illegal. I presume it was the IRS IG and/or internal affairs staff that investigated - so where is the FBI in this? Where is Sessions and his vaunted Civil Rights staff investigating and prosecuting what is a prima facie case of several abuses - with others no doubt easily discovered if one looks?

Lois Lerner is a monument to a "weaponized" government. She should get no special considerations whatsoever. BTW, Lois, who "enraged" the public with her conduct in office, abusing the public trust, disregarding her oath, and apparently breaking the law? Is there no shame in this, Lois?

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Reply 31 - Posted by: southcarolina, 11/20/2017 9:05:06 AM     (No. 11456968)

They lie. Even under oath. Scary to thing of the evil we will never know.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 11/20/2017 9:07:17 AM     (No. 11456970)

Afraid of the truth? Maybe she should have thought of that when she used the federal government to destroy her enemies. Live by the sword. . .

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Reply 33 - Posted by: meidei, 11/20/2017 9:22:42 AM     (No. 11456993)

Was she granted immunity for an honest testimony? If so she can´t be prosecuted, however, her testimony should be public & why not - she´s already guilty in the court of public opinion. Her fears may be of retaliation from any she exposed and not from the general public.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: ratslayer, 11/20/2017 9:42:54 AM     (No. 11457024)

Sessions wants Demorats to like him.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: stablemoney, 11/20/2017 9:53:23 AM     (No. 11457047)

It is not the job of the justice system to protect criminals from prosecution. But that is not the way the government is ran today, maybe largely, because government officials are the criminals.

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Reply 36 - Posted by: lil dotty, 11/20/2017 10:03:07 AM     (No. 11457060)

Ms Lerner and Paz could hardly be called "Public Servants" due to the fact both fit the category of O´Bama´s servants and ALL of US know he was no where close to being for US, a Republic; never our servant, only our ´master´. Rebellion, it´s now or never if those in his cartel are to ever see justice in our time.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: wilarrbie, 11/20/2017 10:12:21 AM     (No. 11457072)

I don´t believe her. But I also think that since the gov´t won´t punish them, WE The People feel that they SHOULD have. There are some who might be a tad peeved.

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Reply 38 - Posted by: gone2pot, 11/20/2017 10:19:31 AM     (No. 11457080)

Don´t worry Lois, the judge will grant you your wish.

Gosh, how do I know that? Oh wait, here´s how I know that;

So far, they have had Judge Michael R. Barrett on their side. As the case was proceeding, he kept the two IRS employees’ testimony secret at their request, allowing only the lawyers involved to see the information.

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Reply 39 - Posted by: ho72, 11/20/2017 10:37:14 AM     (No. 11457094)

Lois honey, keeping your testimony secret will not prevent your coming to harm. It only confirms to the skeptics among us that you have something to hide. The irony is that if your statements were made public, they might not be as damning as you fear. But if your testimony remains sealed, then those who loathe you can let their imaginations run wild.

Oh well. Play stupid games, win stupid prizes.

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Reply 40 - Posted by: guybee, 11/20/2017 11:33:06 AM     (No. 11457145)

Put both of them in jail. They will safe there. Put their families in the witness protection program.

Should have thought of the consequences before they did this.

Query - who is threatening them? I doubt any of the people they failed to serve are doing this - must be Dims who are afraid the truth will destroy them.

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Reply 41 - Posted by: mc squared, 11/20/2017 11:43:50 AM     (No. 11457155)

There are all kinds of crimes for which the defense would like the testimony sealed.

Lerner´s crimes are worse than most because it was political.

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Reply 42 - Posted by: Chief1942, 11/20/2017 11:50:48 AM     (No. 11457166)

Poor little snowflakes. Retribution for their unpunished crimes will happen at some point and in some way. One way may simply be the anguish they suffer from having to constantly be looking over their shoulders wondering when justice is really going to be done. No tears here!

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Reply 43 - Posted by: droopydog, 11/20/2017 12:03:05 PM     (No. 11457184)

RINOs were up to their eyeballs in the targeting of the Tea Party. They will do anything to cover their tracks on this one and I expect them to fully approve of a whitewash.

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Reply 44 - Posted by: papasparky, 11/20/2017 12:06:09 PM     (No. 11457187)

Keepers of dark and dirty secrets and/or doers of dark and devilish deeds will always be subject to being permanately silenced, goes with the territory and has been so since the dawn of civilization.

There is only one permanent seal for the human brain and the devil knows this.

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Reply 45 - Posted by: harper, 11/20/2017 12:15:36 PM     (No. 11457193)

...just like all the poor muzzies who have been attacked by the victims of their violence.

That would be zero.

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Reply 46 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 11/20/2017 12:16:11 PM     (No. 11457195)

These two individuals HARMED many American citizens and now they want their damaging actions hidden from public view. If the threats are credible, the authorities should just tap their phones, etc to find and punish the responsible parties, but their work activities
should be in the public domain. They were SUPPOSED to work for all citizens of the U.S.

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Reply 47 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 11/20/2017 12:23:03 PM     (No. 11457200)

Yeah, ´We the People´ really don´t like dictatorships. Funny how the last refuge of the liberal is "fear for personal safety" as the beg the government to cover-up their own ´fecal matter.´ Here´s the best advice, anything a liberal, like Lerner asks for, do the opposite. Put those documents into the light of day!

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Reply 48 - Posted by: zbogwan2, 11/20/2017 12:55:52 PM     (No. 11457239)

Lois G. Lerner was the most arrogant despicable member of the IRS when she testified before the Congress. Now , all of a sudden she´s afraid?

Lois and Company are the ones that need to be sealed(in an escape proof prison cell)?

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Reply 49 - Posted by: Penney, 11/20/2017 12:58:04 PM     (No. 11457242)

Why do so many dem political activists consider themselves above the Rule of Law? They misunderestimate the American concept of equal justice under the law!

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Reply 50 - Posted by: Dodge Boy, 11/20/2017 1:08:47 PM     (No. 11457260)

Why was Lerner in court last week? What she told the court was garbage and appears to be another attempt at staying out of prison.

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Reply 51 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 11/20/2017 1:13:30 PM     (No. 11457264)

She is thinking like a democrat. We don´t exact violent revenge on people, no matter how much that person might deserve it. We expect the LAW to do it for us. That is what mature adults do.

She has pretty much admitted her guilt here with this statement. She really needs some legal punishment and part of that should be either a severe downgrading of her pension or a total revocation of it permanently.

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Reply 52 - Posted by: dvc, 11/20/2017 1:19:01 PM     (No. 11457272)

Lerner deserves physical harm. Best to do it via courts, but if someone were to thank her personally with a punch in the mouth, she wouldn´t get any sympathy from me.

Make it public.

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Reply 53 - Posted by: strike3, 11/20/2017 1:36:44 PM     (No. 11457296)

The truth that would bring her the most harm would be if she admitted that Bathhouse Barry gave the order.

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Reply 54 - Posted by: rocco49, 11/20/2017 2:24:20 PM     (No. 11457329)

I´m "enraged"...I tell you!
I am so enraged!!!


Lock her up!

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Reply 55 - Posted by: suedotsue, 11/20/2017 2:29:17 PM     (No. 11457340)

This is the standard excuse for everything today, the primary point being that right-of-center voters/citizens are sub-human and irrational. Therefore government is justified in withholding information from them. We´re penned animals to them.

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Reply 56 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 11/20/2017 3:04:38 PM     (No. 11457368)

These two women just don´t want the world to know what they did.

They have nothing to fear from the Tea Party, who have proven themselves to be decent and honest, wanting only fair government.

The Tea Party members don´t even litter--remember their rallies, where the Mall in D.C. was left cleaner than when they arrived?

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Reply 57 - Posted by: Jasmine, 11/20/2017 4:11:07 PM     (No. 11457408)

Lerner was a predator who abused her power, and has yet to show any remorse.

Her crimes must be exposed, because we are entitled to know what she did.

Of course if she would feel safer in prison when her crimes are exposed, that´s an accommodation the American people would likely support.

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Reply 58 - Posted by: Safari Man, 11/20/2017 7:36:49 PM     (No. 11457588)

I am in favor of giving Lerner and all her cronies 24-hr maximum security protection. That´s included as part of living behind bars for the next 30 years.

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Reply 59 - Posted by: TexasHillCountry, 11/21/2017 12:01:26 AM     (No. 11457738)

King George´s minions sent to oppress the Colonists also had a healthy respect for pitchforks, tar, feathers, and fence rails when employed to good effect by aroused citizens. Maybe it´s time for a "return to those thrilling days of yesteryear."

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Posted By: Pluperfect- 12/11/2017 4:34:45     Post Reply
There are fine constitutional lawyers who can argue back and forth about the Masterpiece Cakeshop case the Supreme Court heard last week, which will determine whether a Christian baker can decline to make a same-sex couple’s wedding cake. The court’s decision will either limit antidiscrimination law or limit First Amendment protections, so it’s not surprising that you can find deeply-footnoted legal arguments on both sides. Nor is it surprising that I’m on the side of the baker. But I’m not going to make a constitutional argument for his rights. I’m going to make a political argument for why our country would

Time to Get CNN Out of the Airports, etc.
PJ Media, by Roger L. Simon    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 12/11/2017 4:28:34     Post Reply
With minor exceptions, almost everywhere one goes that is a public facility like airports, bus and railroad stations, as well as most private venues like the lobbies of banks and corporate towers and even bars and restaurants, CNN is the default cable news network hanging Big Brother-like on the wall for all to see and believe. Often it is blaring at us in elevators. This is true even though in terms of voluntary home viewership CNN trails massively behind Fox News and even the less popular MSNBC. It´s clear from years of ratings, the people, by and large and consistently, don´t

Why the ‘Arab street’ didn’t just explode
New York Post, by Ralph Peters    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 12/11/2017 4:22:46     Post Reply
In the wake of President Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital last week, the “experts” crowding the media predicted strategic calamity: Vast, violent protests and a wave of terror would sweep the Muslim world in the coming days. Instead, the largest demonstration anywhere this weekend was the funeral procession for Johnny Hallyday, the “French Elvis.” Nothing in the Middle East came close. We have witnessed, yet again, the carefully phrased anti-Semitism of the pristinely educated; the global left’s fanatical pro-Palestinian bias; and the media’s yearning for career-making disasters. Rather than waves of protest, the waiting world got tepid statements of disapproval from

New evacuations as huge Southern
California fire flares up
Fox News, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 12/11/2017 4:17:05     Post Reply
Southern California’s largest and most destructive wildfire exploded in size Sunday, forcing more people in the path of the unpredictable flames to get out with their lives. The so-called Thomas fire has burned about 200,000 acres and is only 15 percent contained, Fox 11 reported. The fire grew by more than 25,000 acres during the day, the Los Angeles Times added. Officials ordered new evacuations for people living east of Mission Canyon and north of Highway 192. “Some places the smoke is going straight up in the air, and others it’s blowing sideways. Depends on what canyon we’re in,” Santa Barbara County

President Trump starts to rack up wins
CBS News, by Will Rahn    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 12/9/2017 5:11:18     Post Reply
Donald Trump´s first year in office has been, to put it mildly, a rocky one. But it can be argued that he´s ending it on an upswing. Congress is likely to soon pass a tax reform bill. Robert Mueller´s "Russia Squad" is getting its first round of bad press. Judge Roy Moore is favored to win next week´s Senate election in Alabama with Trump´s support. The Supreme Court has acquiesced to Trump´s travel ban for now (while it waits for the lower courts to rule). The Supreme Court also offers hope to social conservatives in the Masterpiece Cakeshop case, facilitated by

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NFL Hell: Ticket Prices Fall To $10
As Teams Struggle To Fill Stadiums

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Daily Wire, by Emily Zanotti    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 12/11/2017 1:36:11 AM     Post Reply
The NFL protests have been lucrative for social justice charities — they´ll receive a whopping $89 million in "settlement" money, redirected from veterans and breast cancer charity funds — but they´re also becoming a boon for cash-strapped football fans. It turns out, if you can still stomach a professional football game, you can now get tickets for about the same price as a couple of Starbucks lattes. According to Vivid Seats, an NFL ticket reselling site, seat prices at most NFL stadiums have bottomed out, leaving fans able to snag a lower level seat for a Buffalo Bills game for

No One Ever Drowned
in Roy Moore´s Car

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American Thinker, by Jack Cashill    Original Article
Posted By: magnante- 12/11/2017 6:35:02 AM     Post Reply
In 1990, when liberal journalists still had some sense of obligation to the truth, Michael Kelly wrote the following for GQ: As [Carla] Gaviglio enters the room, the six-foot-two, 225-plus-pound [Sen. Ted] Kennedy grabs the five-foot-three, 103-pound waitress and throws her on the table. She lands on her back, scattering crystal, plates and cutlery and the lit candles. Several glasses and a crystal candlestick are broken. Kennedy then picks her up from the table and throws her on [Sen. Chris] Dodd, who is sprawled in a chair. (snip) Here is what McCaskill had to say about Kennedy´s behavior upon his death

Sen Gillibrand: Trump Should
Resign, Congress Should
Investigate ‘His Behavior’

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Breitbart Video, by Pam Key    Original Article
Posted By: happywarrior- 12/11/2017 6:15:49 PM     Post Reply
On Monday, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) told CNN’s Christiane Amanpour President Donald Trump should resign over the sexual misconduct allegations against him. Gillibrand said, “President Trump should resign. These allegations are credible, they are numerous. I’ve heard these women’s testimony, and many of them are heartbreaking. And President Trump should resign his position.” She added, “Whether he will ever hold himself accountable is something you really can’t hold your breath for. And so, Congress should have hearings. They should do their investigation. They should have appropriate investigations of his behavior and hold him accountable.”

Family of Port Authority bombing suspect
is ‘outraged’ at investigators’ tactics

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New York Post, by Caroll Alvarado    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 12/11/2017 9:37:31 PM     Post Reply
The family of the alleged ISIS-inspired Port Authority bomber said they were “heartbroken” by the attack on Monday and blasted law enforcement agencies for what they claimed were heavy-handed tactics by investigators. “We are heartbroken by the violence that was targeted at our city today and by the allegations being made against a member of our family,” said the statement read by Albert Fox Cahn, the Legal Director for the NY Chapter Council for Islamic Relations. “But we’re also outraged by the behavior of the law enforcement officials who held children as small as 4 years old out in the

They make fun of my nose. They call me ugly.
They say I have no friends´: Heartbreaking
video of a boy pleading to be left alone by
bullies is viewed 16MILLION times as*

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Daily Mail (UK), by Valerie Edwards    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 12/10/2017 4:15:03 PM     Post Reply
A heartbreaking video of a young boy pleading to be left alone by bullies has gone viral and celebrities are offering him their support.Keaton Jones, of Knoxville, Tennessee, asked his mother, Kimberly Jones, a question that so many people would like the answer too. ´Just out of curiosity, why do they bully? What´s the point of it? Why do you find joy in taking innocent people and finding a way to be mean to them,´ Keaton asked his mother through tears. ´It´s not okay,´ he said. (Video/Photos) His mother then asked: ´What did they say to you?´ ´They make fun

The downside of the #MeToo movement
starting to dawn on women

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American Thinker, by Thomas Lifson    Original Article
Posted By: magnante- 12/11/2017 9:28:15 AM     Post Reply
The rules of interaction between women and men in the workplace have been changed with a suddenness that inevitably produces unforeseen negative consequences, no matter how positive and necessary the switch might be. (snip) With the stakes so high, given the presumption of female veracity and male culpability anytime an objection is raised, men are, frankly, terrified. Get used to it, ladies. That is the other side of the coin of the new normal. The old norms that men (often cluelessly) incorporated into their behavior now have been discarded, but we have no clear understanding of what should replace them. By

Liberal Diplomat Resigns
From State Department

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PJ Media, by Michael Van Der Galien    Original Article
Posted By: Hazymac- 12/11/2017 9:44:15 PM     Post Reply
A supposed "rising star" at the State Department has resigned in anger over President Trump´s and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson´s policies. Elizabeth Shackelford gave her resignation letter to the left-leaning Foreign Policy magazine, which was, of course, all too happy to publish it. Shackelford´s letter says she believes the new administration has abandoned human rights as a priority, and shows disdain for the State Department´s diplomatic work. "I have deep respect for the career Foreign and Civil Service staff who, despite the stinging disrespect this Administration has shown our profession, continue the struggle to keep our foreign policy on the positive

Port Authority explosion suspect:
What we know about Akayed Ullah

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Fox News, by Kaitlyn Schallhorn    Original Article
Posted By: Drive- 12/11/2017 11:00:52 AM     Post Reply
A suspect is in custody following an explosion at one of New York City’s busiest transit hubs in Times Square during Monday morning’s rush hour, police said. The bombing suspect was identified as Akayed Ullah, 27, according to New York Police Commissioner James O’Neill. Ullah had an explosive device strapped to his body, O’Neill said. What do we know about the suspect? Law enforcement sources told Fox News Ullah lives in Brooklyn. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said the explosion was an “attempted terrorist attack.” Sources told the Associated Press that Ullah may be of Bangladeshi descent. What else do we know about the

Trump sexual misconduct accusers
to call for Congress probe

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Times of Israel, by Sue Surkes    Original Article
Posted By: happywarrior- 12/11/2017 2:41:42 PM     Post Reply
Several women who have accused US President Donald Trump of sexual assault and harassment were expected Monday to call on Congress to open an investigation. A press conference by the women will be hosted by Brave New Films, a media company that recently produced a clip detailing sexual harassment or assault claims by 16 women against Trump. A press release from Brave New Films on Sunday said the women would relate their accounts of Trump’s alleged “groping, fondling, forcibly kissing, humiliating, and harassing women.” The White House has dismissed all of the accusations as lies. During Trump’s presidential campaign, more than

Obama tries to claim credit for
Trump economic boom, finally
gets smacked down

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American Thinker, by Monica Showalter    Original Article
Posted By: PageTurner- 12/11/2017 11:28:35 AM     Post Reply
One of the more obvious things about the Trump economy is how much better it is than the Obama economy. Yet incredibly, President Obama, as if jealously looking on at this night-and-day difference, is trying to claim credit for it. From the Washington Times: Former President Barack Obama is taking credit for the robust economic growth that is taking place under President Trump. At a conference of mayors in Chicago, Mr. Obama congratulated himself Tuesday for strong employment numbers in the U.S. this year, saying his climate-change policies have contributed to growth.

Is Jeff Sessions being blackmailed?
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American Thinker, by Robert Arvay    Original Article
Posted By: ScarletPimpernel- 12/10/2017 2:47:55 PM     Post Reply
Let´s begin with some accusations. They are well founded and as credible as any against Roy Moore – perhaps more so. The FBI´s first director, J. Edgar Hoover, was reputed to have compiled incriminating dossiers on just about every top office-holder in Washington, D.C., up to and including the presidents, under several of whose tenures Hoover served. Whenever there was talk of firing him, Hoover reportedly met with the contemporary chief of state and persuaded him to retain him (Hoover) in his post. Regarding President Kennedy, there was surely a great deal in the dossier, especially as concerned his scandalous

Weak 14: NFL Stadiums Look Like Ghost
Towns As Attendance Crisis Continues

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Breitbart, by Warner Todd Hudson    Original Article
Posted By: Pros7767- 12/11/2017 8:26:57 AM     Post Reply
The plague of empty seats which has befallen the National Football League reached biblical proportions this week, as teams continued to find it hard to fill stadiums. Naturally, a large number of players also continued their anti-American protests during the playing of the national anthem as Week 14 rolled into stadiums everywhere. And as a result, ticket prices are plummeting. The league is having such a tough time finding fans to fill seats that some tickets are selling for the unheard of price of three dollars a seat, Breitbart Sports reported on Sunday.

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