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Egypt Armed Forces kills 118 takfiris in anti-terrorism operations in north, central Sinai; 10 army personnel killed, injured: Statement
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-Lurid Crime Tales-
Press release of John Mark Dougan, Epstein-connected former Florida cop
[BadVolf] About The Connection Between Prince Andrew And Jeffrey Epstein
More on the story — judge for yourself how much you believe to be true, dear Reader.
Posted by: Herb McCoy || 09/28/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6506 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Let's see 'em.
Posted by: Lex || 09/28/2019 1:28 Comments || Top||

#2  This could be Andrew putting out crap to discredit what really went on.
Posted by: Bright Pebbles || 09/28/2019 7:33 Comments || Top||


-Short Attention Span Theater-
Zeus the pit bull puppy dies after a snake bites him four times while he was trying to protect his Florida owner's young two sons from being attacked
Posted by: Skidmark || 09/28/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6522 views] Top|| File under:

#1  I love dogs.
Posted by: Skidmark || 09/28/2019 12:21 Comments || Top||

#2  I have a friend that loves dogs more than his wife, he explained it this way, if you leave your dog and your wife in a hot car for an hour, when you get back which one is happy to see you?
Posted by: Bill Borgia6417 || 09/28/2019 22:13 Comments || Top||


Disney asked Marvel prez to collaborate with producer Kathleen Kennedy to save the film's franchise
[TWITTER]
So which is it gonna be? A Star Wars movie that doesn't suck? Or all further Marvel movies slurping as bad as Star Wars movies subsequent to The Empire Strikes Back aka Episode V, and prior to Episode IV? I do have my suspicions...

Posted by: Fred || 09/28/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6538 views] Top|| File under:

#1  MCU just had the big finale, they need some to to rebuild for awhile with the new actors. Star Wars is in big trouble and may be dead as so many of the eldest, most loyal fans have given up.
Posted by: ruprecht || 09/28/2019 7:45 Comments || Top||

#2  Honestly Endgame was so underwhelming and that the only MCU movies I'll watch are the deadpool ones.
Posted by: Silentbrick || 09/28/2019 9:55 Comments || Top||

#3  Love Deadpool
Posted by: Frank G || 09/28/2019 10:00 Comments || Top||

#4  Ask me if I care.
Posted by: Abu Uluque || 09/28/2019 12:12 Comments || Top||

#5 
Posted by: Bright Pebbles || 09/28/2019 12:21 Comments || Top||

#6  To tell you the truth, I didn't like even the first 3.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 09/28/2019 12:26 Comments || Top||

#7  Stan Lee's Daughter Sues to Reclaim His Intellectual Property
Posted by: Skidmark || 09/28/2019 12:35 Comments || Top||

#8  Star Wars isn't already cartoonish enough?
Posted by: Grutch Cheting3238 || 09/28/2019 16:29 Comments || Top||


-Signs, Portents, and the Weather-
Mysterious 'pocket' of underwater gas discovered in the East China Sea could be a huge energy resource or a 'ticking time bomb', say researchers
Thanx fer the info. I'm glad that's cleared up.
Posted by: Skidmark || 09/28/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6499 views] Top|| File under:

#1  https://www.newscientist.com/article/dn227-swallowing-ships/
Posted by: Glenmore || 09/28/2019 1:44 Comments || Top||

#2  Gaia farts!
Posted by: SteveS || 09/28/2019 1:56 Comments || Top||

#3  Glen's link

interesting stuff
Posted by: Frank G || 09/28/2019 5:47 Comments || Top||

#4  Belch...
Posted by: M. Murcek || 09/28/2019 6:40 Comments || Top||

#5  Our Gulf is this way. Gas is pumped out and transmitted up the east coast with junctions to help pump it along. Texas Eastern was one as I recall. Then Duke Energy. Big money. High paid jobs. Best equipment. It is thought a huge methane burp caused mass extinction from there in the Gulf and we might soon see another such event.
Posted by: Dale || 09/28/2019 8:21 Comments || Top||

#6  Time to mine it!!!
Posted by: DarthVader || 09/28/2019 9:31 Comments || Top||

#7  Gaia belch, Yellowstone blows, the SMOD....we're all doomed. So why save anything, let's burn through it all now!

(so do I need to put a /sarc on that?)
Posted by: Procopius2k || 09/28/2019 15:31 Comments || Top||


Liberal Reform and Conservative rabbis to join White House High Holiday call after 2 years
[IsraelTimes] Groups had been absent from the traditional call since Trump’s controversial ’both sides’ comments after white supremacist rally in Charlottesville.

Rabbi Debra Newman Kamin, the president of the Rabbinical Assembly, the union of Conservative rabbis, told the Forward
...an astoundingly parochial, leftwing weekly Jewish newspaper based in Manhattan. As far as I can tell, they think Brooklyn is a foreign country, and don’t think about the rest of America at all...
on Thursday that its board had taken a vote and decided to have a representative participate in the call this year.

"The overall sense was, regardless of how people feel about the president, that respect should be shown for the office of the president," she said.
Congrats, guys, you’ve normalized yourselves.
Posted by: trailing wife || 09/28/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6529 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Rabbi Debra Newman Kamin, the president of the Rabbinical Assembly, the union of Conservative rabbis



Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 09/28/2019 10:53 Comments || Top||

#2  In America the Conservative Jews followed the more liberal Reform branch in ordaining women rabbis a few decades ago, g(r)omgoru. It’s only the Orthodox who continue to resist.
Posted by: trailing wife || 09/28/2019 12:46 Comments || Top||

#3  I knew this, TW. I'm shocked nevertheless - f*ckers think this is a game.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 09/28/2019 12:53 Comments || Top||

#4  a game

The parochial outlook in action — after all, as far as they can tell, they’re perfectly safe. It’s like Watership Down, I swear.
Posted by: trailing wife || 09/28/2019 14:40 Comments || Top||

#5  Groups had been absent from the traditional call since Trump’s controversial ’both sides’ comments after white supremacist rally in Charlottesville.

This is one thing that pisses me off about the media. The "there are good people on both sides" comment was clearly about the controversy over tearing down statues. It was *not* some justification for white supremacist groups no matter how many times it gets spun that way.
Posted by: SteveS || 09/28/2019 15:10 Comments || Top||

#6  Silfay in the daylight.
Silly rabbits!
Posted by: Skidmark || 09/28/2019 15:32 Comments || Top||


Africa Subsaharan
'Used and dehumanized': Dozens of boys found chained in Muslim “school” in northern Nigeria
[Rooters] More than 300 boys and men, some as young as five and many in chains and bearing scars from beatings, have been rescued in a raid on a building that purported to be an Islamic school in northern Nigeria, police said on Friday.

Most of the freed captives seen by a Rooters news hound in the city of Kaduna were children, aged up to their late teens. Some shuffled with their ankles manacled and others were chained by their legs to large metal wheels to prevent escape.

One boy, held by the hand by a police officer as he walked unsteadily, had sores visible on his back that appeared consistent with injuries inflicted by a whip.
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Posted by: trailing wife || 09/28/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6572 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Why would the US not inspect, certify and license a mosque associated 'religious school' any different than neighborhood daycare? Or food handling facilities at a community center or church basement?
Posted by: Skidmark || 09/28/2019 17:10 Comments || Top||


Arabia
Saudi Arabia to offer tourist visas for first time
[Rudaw] Soddy Arabia
...a kingdom taking up the bulk of the Arabian peninsula. Its primary economic activity involves exporting oil and soaking Islamic rubes on the annual hajj pilgrimage. The country supports a large number of princes in whatcha might call princely splendor. When the oil runs out the rest of the world is going to kick sand in the Soddy national face...
said Friday it will offer tourist visas for the first time, opening up the ultra-conservative kingdom to holidaymakers as part of a push to diversify its economy away from oil.

Kickstarting tourism is one of the centerpieces of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman
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Posted by: trailing wife || 09/28/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6572 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Saudi Arabia

#1  Not on my bucket list
Posted by: Uleck Spererong9442 || 09/28/2019 8:52 Comments || Top||

#2  thanks, but i already know what sand looks like.
Posted by: USN, Ret. || 09/28/2019 9:39 Comments || Top||

#3  Worked there for two years. Cannot imagine anyone going there for tourism.
Posted by: Tom || 09/28/2019 11:48 Comments || Top||

#4  Something other than a Mecca E-ticket?
Posted by: Skidmark || 09/28/2019 12:39 Comments || Top||

#5  Always want to kiss the magic black meteorite plus I hear the food's good.
Posted by: jpal || 09/28/2019 15:29 Comments || Top||

#6  Bringing the victims to the terrorists instead sending terrorists to the victims. Lazy wankers.
Posted by: Grutch Cheting3238 || 09/28/2019 16:21 Comments || Top||


Europe
Russian spec-op incursion into Norway?
[Twitter]
Posted by: 3dc || 09/28/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6494 views] Top|| File under: Tin Hat Dictators, Presidents for Life,

#1  Abandoned City on the Russian Polar Norwegian Svalbard Island

с разрешения
Posted by: Skidmark || 09/28/2019 12:48 Comments || Top||


Home Front: Politix
Liz Warren Meets The Ultimate Soy Boy
[Weasel Zippers] - Is this some sort of parody, or is the guy on the right a serious bottom (if ya know what I mean) - you make the call!
Posted by: Raj || 09/28/2019 09:49 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6512 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Apparently he's Jonathan Van Ness of "Queer Eye"
Posted by: Frank G || 09/28/2019 11:34 Comments || Top||

#2  Life Imitates Bee
Posted by: Lex || 09/28/2019 11:52 Comments || Top||

#3  So, she's picked her VP?
Posted by: Skidmark || 09/28/2019 12:18 Comments || Top||

#4  Thanks for the warning comments. I'll take your word for it and pass on this one.
Posted by: Abu Uluque || 09/28/2019 12:19 Comments || Top||

#5  OMG And to think this was deliberately staged. Someone thought this was a marvelous idea and sign off on it.
Posted by: CrazyFool || 09/28/2019 12:34 Comments || Top||

#6  Hmmmm... I don't see it. Is it possible Lizzie realised her gaffe and took it down?
Posted by: Bobby || 09/28/2019 13:55 Comments || Top||

#7  "Cringeworthy" doesn't even begin to describe it...
Posted by: Dave D. || 09/28/2019 14:04 Comments || Top||

#8  I got it. I see Twitter links for about a second before they evaporate.

I'm so excited!
Posted by: Bobby || 09/28/2019 14:13 Comments || Top||

#9  Such a teacherly thing to make.
Posted by: trailing wife || 09/28/2019 14:33 Comments || Top||

#10  She seems very... 'presidential'.
Posted by: SteveS || 09/28/2019 15:18 Comments || Top||


India-Pakistan
Brother and murderer Muhammad Wasim was given life imprisonment for the killing of #QandeelBaloch, the other 6 accused were acquitted.
[TWITTER]

Posted by: Fred || 09/28/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6516 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Pakistan


Elderly widower duped into marrying transwoman
[TRIBUNE.PK] In a bizarre incident, an elderly widower from Upper Dir, district of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa was swindled by a conman by marrying him to a transwoman in return for Rs 150,000 in dowry.

According to the family, 55-year-old Jan Saaz – whose wife had passed away three years ago – met an alleged matchmaker in Peshawar, who promised to find him a bride.

The alleged matchmaker introduced Saaz to a transwoman, named Sapna, telling him that she was a woman. Sapna, on the other hand, was told by the matchmaker that Saaz wanted to marry knowing that she had been spayed is gender neutral.

The family claims that they had paid the matchmaker Rs150,000 in cash as dowry, while another Rs150,000 was spent on the wedding ceremony and feast. Nikah was solemnised in the presence of villagers.

However, on the wedding night Saaz was shocked to find out that he had been duped into marrying a transwoman. Sapna was also shocked to learn that the elderly man had been duped into marrying her.

In the morning Saaz took Sapna in a car telling his family that she had fallen sick and that he was taking her to her mother in Peshawar. He got her ticket and sent her off. Later he told the truth to his family.

According to him, he revealed the truth after sending Sapna off fearing that his family, friends and villagers might harm the transwoman.

The family is planning to register a case against the alleged matchmaker who according to them has duped both Saaz and Sapna.

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Science & Technology
How artificial intelligence is transforming the global battle against human trafficking
A taste:
[FoxNews] Each year, human trafficking generates more than $150 billion in profits – at the expense of human life – with children accounting for around a third of its victims. It’s a practice that operates underground in almost every country on the planet, and despite the resources thrown at it -- by law enforcement, non-governmental organizations, social media campaigns – it only seems to grow.

Experts on the topic say the tools used in even in the most developed societies fall far short of what is needed to put a dent in this grim and growing enterprise.

But artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML)? Those could change the game.

“Anytime you have to ingest large amounts of data and information, you try to identify trends and patterns, and it can be very difficult to do well,” Alma Angotti, a former U.S. regulation official for the Securities and Exchange Commission, and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority told Fox News. “Typically, it has been a rules-based system – like flagging transactions over a certain amount such or with a certain amount of frequency. The problem with that is you can’t identify patterns and problems.”

AI and ML, Angotti said, have the power to analyze more than just financial activity.

“It can highlight social, economic and even political conditions from hundreds of thousands of sources,” she said. “For example, law enforcement can look at young women of a certain age entering the country from certain high-risk jurisdictions. Marry that up with social media and young people missing from home, or people associated with a false employment agency or who think they are getting a nanny job, and you start to develop a complete picture. And the information can be brought up all at once, rather than an analyst having to go through the Dark Web.”

Despite the potential, for now those tools remain underused, Angotti said.

QuantaVerse CEO and founder David McLaughlin said that while small steps are having a significant impact, there is much more that can be done. Artificial intelligence can follow the money created by human trafficking operations. That means that instead of identifying only lower-level human traffickers, the “beneficial owners” or kingpins of these operations can be discovered, he said.

“AI is better at finding suspicious financial activity than legacy technology alone. Today, banks are required by regulators to report unusual banking activity by filing Suspicious Activity Reports (SARs) to FinCEN. To do this, banks’ anti-money laundering (AML) teams currently rely on antiquated, rules-based Transaction Monitoring Systems (TMS),” McLaughlin explained. “Suspicious transactions are ‘flagged’ by the TMS and handed over to human investigators to determine if a flag should be reported to the authorities.

" Unfortunately, 95 percent of the flags produced by the TMS systems are benign and waste vital investigative resources. Even worse, TMS systems are missing crimes that are going through the banking system undiscovered.”
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13-billion-year-old galaxy cluster discovered
[TRIBUNE.PK] Astronomers have discovered a 13-billion-year-old galaxy cluster that is the earliest ever observed, according to a paper released on Friday, a finding that may hold clues about how the universe developed.

Such an early-stage cluster – called a protocluster — is “not easy to find”, Yuichi Harikane, a researcher at the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan who led the international team, said in a press release.

“A protocluster is a rare and special system with an extremely high density,” Harikane said, adding that the researchers used the wide viewing field of the Subaru telescope in Hawaii to ‘map a large area of the sky’ in their search.
Distant asteroid calamity shaped life on Earth 466 million years ago

The discovery of the protocluster, a collection of 12 galaxies, suggests that large cosmic structures were present in the very early stages of the universe, which scientists believe was born 13.8 billion years ago.

One of the 12 galaxies is known as Himiko, a giant gas cloud found in 2009 by using the same telescope.

Newfound comet likely an ‘interstellar visitor,’ scientists say

“It is reasonable to find a protocluster near a massive object, such as Himiko. However, we’re surprised to see that Himiko was located… on the edge 500 million light-years away from the center,” the paper’s co-author Masami Ouchi said.

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#1  Scientists detect biggest known black-hole collision


3 monster black holes are going to collide

I expect my head to be sucked up my ass.
Posted by: Skidmark || 09/28/2019 15:38 Comments || Top||

#2  Oh NO! Another Democrat!
Posted by: Frank G || 09/28/2019 17:41 Comments || Top||


Greenism caused baby infections- energy-efficient washing machine harbors pathogens
Posted by: Bright Pebbles || 09/28/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6577 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Soap and hot water to the rescue, eh? Paging Dr. Semmelweis...
Posted by: SteveS || 09/28/2019 0:48 Comments || Top||

#2  I have a front load washer. About every fourth load I use Lysol laundry sanitizer or do a white load in hot water with bleach. Before I started doing that, the clean clothes would smell vaguely mildewed.
Posted by: trailing wife || 09/28/2019 1:33 Comments || Top||

#3  Well,if you're a member of elites you probably have some senora doing your washing by hand - it's ecofriendly. Or a senorita who also provides, ahem, other services.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 09/28/2019 5:13 Comments || Top||

#4  Aboutevery fourth load I use Lysol laundry sanitizer or do a white load in hot water with bleach.

I get the same issue. So like you, I now use more chemicals in the wash and run hotter cycles. So water is being saved but more efflux needs treated and more energy is used. Say it with me, kids: unintended consequences...
Posted by: M. Murcek || 09/28/2019 6:31 Comments || Top||

#5  It doesn't go into it but it probably caused the deaths of a few children.

I wonder how high the final butchers bill will be for Greenism?
Posted by: Bright Pebbles || 09/28/2019 7:28 Comments || Top||

#6  Also my GF complains about my clothes smell of "old dog". MY washer ticks all the green boxes, I now use hers and transport clothes (she gets my cooking so win win there).
Posted by: Bright Pebbles || 09/28/2019 7:30 Comments || Top||

#7  Why I bought a top-load washer
Posted by: Frank G || 09/28/2019 7:31 Comments || Top||

#8  Also I leave the lid up so it dries out....
Posted by: Frank G || 09/28/2019 7:32 Comments || Top||

#9  just like when 'they' decided to remove phosphates from the dish washing detergent.

you can either make a border run to Canada to get the good stuff or buy some TSP at the hardware store and add it back in

Posted by: Bob Grorong1136 || 09/28/2019 8:21 Comments || Top||

#10  Also I leave the lid up so it dries out....

I leave the door of the front loader open for the same reason. My next machine will be a top loader like Mr. Wife wanted.
Posted by: trailing wife || 09/28/2019 8:25 Comments || Top||

#11  For a similar reason, I never had the 'water-saving' toilet installed. Sixteen years of use (I'm on 2nd floor) and I never had to deal with a clogged toilet. It's all bullshit.
Posted by: Raj || 09/28/2019 8:48 Comments || Top||

#12  I've used front loaders for 20 years, I don't have any issues. The current washer is a Kenmore Elite, I do NOT use the default Eco settings.

The washer gives me the option to custom tailor my settings over a wide rand. I also run an empty load every other week with the hottest water setting and a cup of industrial bleach. It is ~11 times stronger than household bleach. Front loaders are the way to go if you READ the instructions and adjust accordingly. The clothes come out of final spin with less water load, the dry faster. Less time in the dryer means the clothes last longer.
Posted by: Kojo Squank8145 || 09/28/2019 9:13 Comments || Top||

#13  If you use chlorine bleach on your white clothes it is not an issue
Posted by: Sock Puppet of Doom || 09/28/2019 9:52 Comments || Top||

#14  I have a front load washer too. Can't wait for it to break so we can replace it with an old-fashioned top loader. Unfortunately, it's been going strong for quite some time and shows no sign of giving up.
Posted by: Abu Uluque || 09/28/2019 12:25 Comments || Top||

#15  Or a senorita who also provides, ahem, other services.

Yep, she cooks too.
Posted by: Skidmark || 09/28/2019 12:50 Comments || Top||

#16  Washing out their future immunity.
Posted by: Skidmark || 09/28/2019 12:55 Comments || Top||

#17  Eco-Friendly Dishwashers don't dry the dishes well either and will smell 'off' after a bit.

Extra chemicals every few times does the trick.
Posted by: Mullah Richard || 09/28/2019 15:38 Comments || Top||

#18  Extra chemicals every few times does the trick.

Better living through Chemistry!
Posted by: SteveS || 09/28/2019 16:52 Comments || Top||


Home Front: Culture Wars
Cam Newton's Vegan Diet Is Probably Hurting His Play This Year
Anyone vaguely familiar with exercise or athletics could've predicted this, especially myself. My best estimate for my own road bike rides (200 lb. male, 23 miles in 1.5 hours) is a calorie requirement of 1,600 - 1,700 calories, in addition to a normal RDA of 2,200 or so calories. Many complex proteins required for muscle growth and repair simply cannot be replaced or replicated with a vegan diet.
[Charlotte Observer] - Cam Newton and Hannibal Buress walk into a vegan restaurant, and leave with a Ziploc bag of magic mushrooms and new perspectives.

Wait, what?

It’s true. Newton and his friend, Buress, a comedian, shot an episode of the quarterback’s vlog over lunch one afternoon this past offseason, live from the patio of Los Angeles vegan restaurant Gracias Madre. The episode ‐ appropriately titled ’Yo! This Vegan?’ ‐ features the pair trying flash-fried cauliflower in a cashew cheese sauce, with barbecue jackfruit carnitas tacos that easily could pass for pulled pork.
Cauliflower - it's what's for dinner - said no man, ever. Go grab some steaks, Cam!
Posted by: Raj || 09/28/2019 09:27 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6505 views] Top|| File under:

#1  If eating meat wasn't advantageous, chimps wouldn't be crazy about it.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 09/28/2019 10:17 Comments || Top||

#2  ...Given the outfits Cam's been wearing lately, I'm thinking it's something far more nefarious than just eating a lot of celery sticks.

Mike
Posted by: Mike Kozlowski || 09/28/2019 11:24 Comments || Top||

#3  I dunno.

15 athletes who are vegetarian or vegan.

https://www.thesportster.com/entertainment/top-15-athletes-you-didnt-know-were-vegetarian/
Posted by: JohnQC || 09/28/2019 11:39 Comments || Top||

#4  Why would you deprive yourself of the best source of protein available?
Posted by: Abu Uluque || 09/28/2019 12:16 Comments || Top||


Mini AOC is back and in full form
[RedState] Back in July, Kira Davis wrote about the left’s despicable doxxing of the family behind the cute "Mini AOC" Twitter account. The personal threats and invasion into their privacy forced the family to stop making the parody videos mocking the real AOC that made so many people laugh, but it was understandable. Safety first and all that.

But in the aftermath of liberals recently holding up 16-year-old climate change activist Greta Thunberg as some sort of unquestionable absolute moral authority on all things climate-related, Mini AOC decided she’d stayed in the shadows long enough, and returned.
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#1  Good. Was is good for the goose... but you know the rest.
Posted by: Uleck Spererong9442 || 09/28/2019 8:47 Comments || Top||

#2  Hope. Progress.
Don't let the smelly little fascists suppress your voice.
Posted by: Lex || 09/28/2019 12:00 Comments || Top||


Douchebag Reporter Who Tried To Ruin Good Samaritan's Life Is Now Playing The Victim After He Was Fired
It's the Bud light/black victims of Holocaust story
[RedState] ...Calvin is the noxious little BuzzFeed alum working for the Des Moines Register who wrote the story. His idea of doing a "background check" on King included going back into King’s tweets to when he was 16 and happened to quote a racially charged joke from the comedy show Tosh.o. This resulted in King being subject to a lot of public humiliation.

But Karma is real and, as it turned out, Calvin had a lot of very ugly stuff in his social media and it was from only a few years ago, after he was an adult. The Des Moines Register investigated him and today he was disappeared from that paper.
RAH says that "any form of government will work, if accountability matches authority". Journos can destroy a person's life, therefore ... (mind you, I do not believe that Calvin will remain unemployed and destitute - the new class takes care of its own).

Update: Douchebag Former Des Moines Register reporter Aaron Calvin plays the victim in new interview with BuzzFeed
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 09/28/2019 03:37 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6627 views] Top|| File under:

#1  And, interestingly, there is no mention anywhere that Carson King is a Republican/gun owner/general "Enemy of the People". It was just Calvin's pleasure in taking down somebody better than himself.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 09/28/2019 3:51 Comments || Top||

#2  Fuller treatment Sarah Hoyt: The Hatred of Good
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 09/28/2019 4:20 Comments || Top||

#3  Compare and Contrast the images of Carson King and this Calvin creature. The Great American Schism in two pictures.
Posted by: Lowspark || 09/28/2019 7:21 Comments || Top||

#4  More of this, please - lots more.
Posted by: Raj || 09/28/2019 8:41 Comments || Top||

#5  Kansas 1855
Posted by: Lex || 09/28/2019 9:02 Comments || Top||

#6  The life of a soiboi is haaaaard. Now where's my tiny violin?
Posted by: Regular joe || 09/28/2019 9:36 Comments || Top||

#7  One can only hope he learns something from this...

But I doubt it and we can expect more hate from this assclown in the future.
Posted by: DarthVader || 09/28/2019 9:38 Comments || Top||

#8  From Clarice Feldman on FB:
@JackPosobiec
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BREAKING: NY Times has fired anti-white racist Sarah Jeong from their Editorial Board
Posted by: Frank G || 09/28/2019 9:59 Comments || Top||

#9  One can only hope he learns something from this

Sure he will. He'll learn to be more Leninesque.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 09/28/2019 10:02 Comments || Top||

#10  Counting on these people to learn anything is a fool's errand.

Best to just destroy them.
Posted by: charger || 09/28/2019 11:10 Comments || Top||

#11  ...From either side of the argument I can simply say that I thank God every day I've never had a Twitter account.

Mike
Posted by: Mike Kozlowski || 09/28/2019 11:26 Comments || Top||

#12  IMO, he's not very convincing as a victim. Maybe somebody out to victimize him a bit more.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 09/28/2019 14:09 Comments || Top||

#13  I was sure buzzfeed had gone bust years ago.

Must be taking the deep state nickel to fight "fascism"
Posted by: Bright Pebbles || 09/28/2019 14:19 Comments || Top||

#14  The Left hasn't 'woke' up yet that the other guys are now doing on to them what they've been doing to the other guys. Since they have no history to call upon (since they've wiped it out in pursuits of grievance studies), their socialist predecessors bombed Warsaw, Rotterdam, and various British cities. In return, the 'other guys' bombed the crap out of their cities. We have now entered that phase of the cold civil war.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 09/28/2019 15:35 Comments || Top||



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