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-Short Attention Span Theater-
President's Day at the Chappaqua IHOP
Posted by: Besoeker || 02/16/2021 07:13 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6776 views] Top|| File under:

Better than the IHOP in Augusta Ga. on Peach Orchard Rd. where the NEWS tell us the IHOP there decided to debit customers for visits that customers claim never happened.

In their defense. IHOP "claims" they did not somehow notice their credit/debit system was not processing the transactions for as much 4+ months. So they suddenly processed close to a 1,000+ debits on Feb. 9th.

Posted by: JustSayingIt || 02/16/2021 9:22 Comments || Top||

-Signs, Portents, and the Weather-
Green Energy Useless during Cold Snaps
[NationalReview] Baby, it’s cold outside!

Much of the Midwest and Mountain states are seeing subzero temperatures and blizzard conditions as the polar vortex sweeps through. As far south as Dallas, the temperatures dipped into the 20s. In parts of Minnesota, temperatures dipped to near their lowest levels in a century. In Texas, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram is warning of "rolling blackouts" due to extreme cold.

Green energy to the rescue, right?

Hardly. As the Center for the American Experiment, a climate-skeptic Minnesota-based think tank has reported:

"Wind turbines are shut down when temperatures are below -22° F because it is too cold to operate them safely. This means it will be too cold for the wind turbines built by the power companies to generate any electricity."
Posted by: Besoeker || 02/16/2021 05:48 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6523 views] Top|| File under:

#1  But not nearly as "useless" as rabid green energy cult members.
Posted by: Besoeker || 02/16/2021 5:51 Comments || Top||

#2  Given we no longer move sea commerce by sailing ships, should have dawned on these religious fanatics that leaving yourself to the vagaries of mother nature is not a good plan.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 02/16/2021 7:51 Comments || Top||

#3  So, some peasants will freeze - what's the big deal? Plenty more of, better grade of serfs, eager to come here.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru PB || 02/16/2021 9:27 Comments || Top||

#4  The fan farms around here were working just fine yesterday AM when it was -43F wind chill.

The actual temp was only -19F though, so possibly they do shut down at -22F actual. We've been colder but haven't seen -22F this year during the daylight hours (yet).

P.S. - I don't watch for the fans at night, more concentrated on deer and critter movements while driving.
Posted by: Mullah Richard || 02/16/2021 9:45 Comments || Top||

#5  the takeaway for the green imbeciles isn't that relying on 'green' energy is a bad idea, but that the intensely cold weather is caused by fossil fuels. ergo, we should be using more wind turbines.
Posted by: Bob Grorong1136 || 02/16/2021 10:29 Comments || Top||

#6  Too bad we lost the Keystone pipeline.
Posted by: Bobby || 02/16/2021 11:54 Comments || Top||

#7  /\ Yea, a real genius move by China Joe and Co.
Posted by: Besoeker || 02/16/2021 11:58 Comments || Top||

#8  In related news, Joe like to sit around the fire place all day long, occasionally adding a log himself.

American reporting is back baby!

Where is Glass Joe anyways? Like 2/3 of the country is getting wholloped, emergency declarations, poor freezing to death, and all we get is a report of him playing video games?

Where's the Big Man? Did reading a story about Fraud Hogg, school union coverups, and democrat government failures put a lid on the week?

Where is our greatest orator since Obama, who was the greatest since Cicero?
Posted by: swksvolFF || 02/16/2021 15:38 Comments || Top||

#9  #4 The fan farms around here were working just fine yesterday AM when it was -43F wind chill.

Just because the windmill is turning doesn't mean it's generating electricity. The blades and main bearings may still be functional, but the generators and gearing isn't.
Posted by: Seeking Cure For Ignorance || 02/16/2021 22:12 Comments || Top||

-Land of the Free
A suggestion for Texas, Arizona, and New Mexico
(americanthinker)Texas, Arizona, and New Mexico could make one major policy change, that would have a profound, immediate effect on national policy. It would be far more effective than a lawsuit winding through the courts and awaiting a sympathetic judge’s ruling. The statute governments should institute a policy, initially by executive order, then endorsed and reinforced by legislative action, that anyone who crosses the border from Mexico must be hustled onto a bus that, when full, is driven directly to Washington, D.C., emptied, and returned to the border for more passengers.*

We’ve seen that, for our federal political class, what stays distant from D.C. (such as riots, vandalism, violence, and hordes of drug-addled homeless occupying a city) is not a big deal. Instead, we're told the societal breakdown we see is mostly peaceful, normal expressions of "protest." But bring an "insurrection" close to the home of our elected leaders, and all hell breaks loose.

During the January 6th breach of the Capitol, nobody burned the building, trashed its contents, or stole the art off the walls, but our public flower children of politics got spooked, and now we have an armed military and razor wire guarding them. Moreover, these protections are apparently there to stay until the cows come home, optics be damned.

Imagine our senators’ and House members’ chagrin if, after a day of mindlessly undoing every accomplishment Trump achieved, as much to spite him as for policy reasons, they had to wade through teeming hordes of Guatemalan and Honduran refugee families whenever they left their sacrosanct lair. These people are penniless, uneducated, homeless, and carrying who-knows-what diseases, most likely along with plenty of COVID.

Our sheltered politicians would have to deal with the mess, just as the rest of us. They would be the ones stepping around the piles of feces and crossing the street to avoid the tweaking, scary addicts. They would see rats run from one rank pile of garbage to the next. They, not ordinary people, would fear for their lives as the desperate got violent.

With this introduction to the real world, they might think twice then about allowing the cartels to move massive amounts of Chinese oxycontin into our country. They might think twice about releasing the refugee hordes.

They might actually be forced to think about the consequences of their actions in real-time, rather than theoretically — just as they had to think about what it felt like to be invaded by a mob, a behavior that met with Democrats’ approval throughout 2020. When the mob came near them, they certainly acted quickly to ensure it never happened again. They even over-reacted, by the looks of it.

The benefit to Texas would be immediate. Instead of becoming responsible for housing and healthcare for the refugees that Biden et al let in, they’d get to offload that responsibility right where it belongs -- onto the people who invited the situation.

What type of policy shift would happen? Start with ICE. Congresspeople would need them, desperately, as crime rises. It’s nice to say, in theory, that having a gang tattoo of MS13 on your forehead doesn’t make you a gang member. But faced with a machete-wielding, tatted up thug or two, they might re-evaluate. Likewise, they might think, theoretically, that coddling addicts and housing the "unhoused" is the thing to do, but give them thousands of each, how will they act? Is it not right that the people who make the rules for the rest of us, get to reap the harvest of their misguided efforts?

Then, they’d have to reconsider the wall. Wouldn’t that be something?

Posted by: 746 || 02/16/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6519 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Sadly they would only bot them on a different bus and send them to a red state.

Or maybe cattle cars... that is how Democrats think...
Posted by: CrazyFool || 02/16/2021 1:01 Comments || Top||

#2  Drug addicts and the crazy homeless too. They built that.
Posted by: Ulolump Grumble1426 || 02/16/2021 3:26 Comments || Top||

#3  Texas, Arizona, and New Mexico could make one major policy change, that would have a profound, immediate effect...it is cheap, practical and has been used in Europe for hundreds of years !

In word ----trebushet

Border problem, no problem, load and launch !
See your problems just fly away.

And the best part, You can build with parts just hanging around in your State, no need for costly Federal Government oversight, no environmental studies, impact statements or legal interventions.

Just site the trespass laws of your state, you are removing them from your property,
BOOM OFF They Go !

Posted by: Gomez Shereling8064 || 02/16/2021 4:11 Comments || Top||

#4  Our governor (D) already practiced the routine by funding tickets to Denver for one wave of illegals sent to Santa Fe.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 02/16/2021 6:44 Comments || Top||

#5  Those same states should build their own wall on the Southern border.
Posted by: rjschwarz || 02/16/2021 10:49 Comments || Top||

#6  I do believe sending them to Pelosi's district would be more cost effective and more appropriate.
Posted by: 49 Pan || 02/16/2021 11:47 Comments || Top||

#7  Pelosi's district is going to run out of tax payers before long the way things are going. It'll be drugged out losers and illegal immigrants from Pacific to the Bay.
Posted by: rjschwarz || 02/16/2021 14:37 Comments || Top||

#8  CA illegals go to San Fran for their release. El Paso? Dump them in New Mexico with all the hippie liberals. Brownsville? Straight to St Louis. Or Chicago.
Posted by: Deadeye Jaiting7534 || 02/16/2021 15:28 Comments || Top||

#9  already plenty of illegals in Blue States

they do child care, landscaping, health care, food service keeping the wages in these fields several dollars below what they would be otherwise

some of the illegals are career criminals but they mostly steal from other illegals or from legal immigrants in the same neighborhoods
Posted by: Lord Garth || 02/16/2021 18:23 Comments || Top||

Home Front: Politix
Archbishop Of Kansas City: Joe Biden ‘Should Stop Defining Himself As A Devout Catholic'
[WIRE] President Joe Biden has described himself as a "devout Catholic," a description enthusiastically repeated by his press secretary and the media. Archbishop Joseph Naumann of Kansas City, who also serves as chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB) Committee on Pro-Life Activities, however, said that the president’s open support for legalized abortion should put that label to rest.

Speaking with Catholic World Report, Naumann flatly said that Biden "should stop defining himself as a devout Catholic" while acknowledging that his abortion views stand in direct opposition to the Catholic Church.

"Mr. Biden professes to be a devout Catholic, yet is 100% pro-choice on abortion. How do you think America’s bishops ought to respond to this situation?" CWR asked.

"I can tell you how this bishop is responding. The president should stop defining himself as a devout Catholic, and acknowledge that his view on abortion is contrary to Catholic moral teaching. It would be a more honest approach from him to say he disagreed with his Church on this important issue and that he was acting contrary to Church teaching," Naumann responded. "When he says he is a devout Catholic, we bishops have the responsibility to correct him. Although people have given this president power and authority, he cannot define what it is to be a Catholic and what Catholic moral teaching is."

"What he is doing now is usurping the role of the bishops and confusing people," Naumann added. "He’s declaring that he’s Catholic, and is going to force people to support abortion through their tax dollars. The bishops need to correct him, as the president is acting contrary to the Catholic faith."

Posted by: Besoeker || 02/16/2021 11:08 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6548 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Does the dogma live loudly within him?
Posted by: Matt || 02/16/2021 12:05 Comments || Top||

#2  Uncle Joe always makes a big deal of sporting ashes on Ash Wednesday. Don't know if that makes him a good Catholic or not.
Posted by: jpal || 02/16/2021 12:38 Comments || Top||

#3  Promoting abortion is, in Catholic dogma, a deadly sin if not confessed, repented, and amends made.

Unrepentant repeated deliberate and knowing commission of a deadly sin incurs latae sentitiae excommunication.

This means that the person is excommuicated by the very act; no explicit decree of excommunication is necessary.

In short, if the Bishops would have the guts to call him out, they would correctly term him as an excommunicated Catholic, ineligible for communion - and quite possibly ineligible for any of the other 7 Sacraments except the Sacrament of Reconciliation.

Posted by: Deadeye Jaiting7534 || 02/16/2021 15:24 Comments || Top||

#4  ^Same with Pelosi
Posted by: Frank G || 02/16/2021 16:00 Comments || Top||

#5  Bearing false witness is a grave sin, especially if meant to cause serious harm to another's reputation. (I was curious: http://www.vatican.va/archive/ccc_css/archive/catechism/p3s2c2a8.htm)

Since IIRC absolution is only efficacious if the person actually is trying to repent, how can a politician (with a handful of noble exceptions) be given communion, especially during an election season?

I'm not Catholic, so maybe I'm missing some subtlety here.
Posted by: james || 02/16/2021 16:25 Comments || Top||

#6  Not my circus, not my monkey. The Catholic church should ex-communicate Communist Joe if they have a problem with his Catholicism. Toss Pelosi in with The deal. The Dems are the party supporting abortion.
Posted by: JohnQC || 02/16/2021 17:45 Comments || Top||

#7  According to one of the priests at my parish, only the Pope can excommunicate a head of state. Don't know if that is true - when I mentioned it on Facebook, another priest said "WHAT??"
Posted by: Rambler in Virginia || 02/16/2021 17:52 Comments || Top||

#8  Your priests are full of shit.

In the laws of the church, it is as I said: latae sentitiae excommunication. No declaration needed. Ask them about that. Pin them down, make them sweat. They need correction and sometimes the laity needs to provide it.

Here is a citation to provide them with:

Codex Iuris Canonici, or Code of Canon Law


Can. 1398 A person who procures a completed abortion incurs a latae sententiae excommunication.

Pope John Paul II's 'Gospel of Life' teaches clearly .. Abortion is the greatest evil attack on innocent, defenseless life.

The Code of Canon Law further instructs bishops: "A person is to be punished with a just penalty, who, at a public event or assembly, or in a published writing, or by otherwise using the means of social communication, utters blasphemy, or gravely harms public morals, or rails at or excites hatred of or contempt for religion or the Church" (canon 1369).

Furthermore, the Code of Canon Law states that "A person who actually procures an abortion incurs a latć sententić excommunication" (canon 1398), and "[those] who obstinately persist in manifest grave sin are not to be admitted to Holy Communion" (canon 915).

Biden hits ALL those, as does anyone who unrepentatnly and publicly supports the procurment of abortion.

An excommunicated person is not cut off from the Church, but is barred from receiving the Eucharist and the other sacraments, and from taking a ministerial part in the liturgy (reading, bringing the offerings, etc.), while still being bound by obligations such as attending Mass

Correct your priests. They should be witholding the sacraments other than the Sacrament of Reconciliation for the people to confess and repent of their support for abortion.
Posted by: Deadeye Jaiting7534 || 02/16/2021 23:57 Comments || Top||

How Democrats thank Mitch McConnell for his help in bringing Trump down
[American Thinker] Senator Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) may have learned a painful lesson about straddling the political fence. After he strongly rebuked President Trump, accusing him of inciting the January 6 riot, Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), in turn, rebuked McConnell, accusing him of dereliction of duty, for not casting a (non-decisive) vote to convict Trump on impeachment. McConnell should know that trying to please both sides does not work — it only makes enemies of both.

In politics, there is a legitimate role for compromise, but only if both sides engage in good faith. The Democrats have discovered, much to their delight, that they need not compromise. The Republicans will agreeably yield to Democrat demands.

The Democrats have a playbook that includes making false accusations and committing acts of intimidation — even street violence. They adhere to it rigorously. They are much like a cult; once you're in it, you may fear to leave it. Then, using their enforced unity, the Democrats overwhelm timid Republicans.

One of President Trump's great successes was that he engendered a degree of courage in the Republican Party that it had not seen since at least as far back as the Reagan presidency. He was able to get the Republicans to "grow a spine."

Now, however, with Trump removed from the White House by fraud, we are seeing the effects of the resulting leadership vacuum. Republican senators are once again wavering, waffling, seeking compromise, which leads only to surrender. They recently had it in their power to expose the election fraud, to prove it, and to defeat it. Instead, they thought they could return to business as normal and wait two years for the next election — an election that, according to the Democrat playbook, will never happen — unless it is as rigged as the 2020 election was.

The open question now is, will Republicans at the state and federal levels quickly understand the lesson that McConnell should be learning? Will they recognize that playing nice with Democrats only encourages them to continue, and increase, their dirty tactics?

There is some hope. In North Dakota, the state government has announced that it will disobey unconstitutional executive orders from the White House. That is a beginning, but it is tepid. More is needed. The Democrats are much bolder in their approach. For example, in states and cities they control, they blatantly and openly disregard immigration laws. This constitutes a virtual rebellion.

Republicans need to stiffen their resistance in like manner. If enough states reject the destructive policies handed down from on high, the Democrats will discover that they have bitten off more than they can chew. Even Governor Newsom (D-Calif.) is learning that, as his recall from office draws nearer.

Republicans in Congress, although out of power, need to mobilize their nongovernmental allies, few though they are, to vigorously investigate and expose the outrageous and pervasive corruption that stole the election. They need to stop pretending it didn't happen. It did, and it will again.

They must not only prevent that; they must also demand the prompt removal from power of those who seized it illegally.
Posted by: Besoeker || 02/16/2021 05:03 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6548 views] Top|| File under:

#1  The open question now is, will Republicans at the state and federal levels quickly understand the lesson that McConnell should be learning? Will they recognize that playing nice with Democrats only encourages them to continue, and increase, their dirty tactics?

Posted by: M. Murcek || 02/16/2021 7:15 Comments || Top||

#2  A few states have openly censored their Republican Senators that voted with the Dems in this show trial. Kentucky needs to do something to send a message to Mitch to show they are unhappy, assuming they are unhappy that is.
Posted by: rjschwarz || 02/16/2021 10:46 Comments || Top||

#3  Mandarin Mitch has become a duplicitous, backstabbing, untrustworthy individual who needs to be removed from office at the first opportunity.
Posted by: JohnQC || 02/16/2021 17:29 Comments || Top||

#4  Trump releases statement.

I don't think Trump was brought down. He is probably stronger. He turned out nearly a million viewers of the parade in his honor in Palm Beach on President's Day. 40,000 watched Biden's President's Day speech on MSM (yawn). Does anyone think Biden won the 2020 election?
Posted by: JohnQC || 02/16/2021 21:23 Comments || Top||

A Harriet Tubman $20? That's Just the Beginning
[Politico] Less than a week after taking office, the Biden administration announced it would restart Obama-era plans to redesign the $20 bill, replacing the portrait of President Andrew Jackson with that of abolitionist Harriet Tubman, after more than four years of uncertainty about the note’s future. The decision has revived a fervent debate about who belongs on our currency, and whether the change is just another example of so-called cancel culture at its worst.

It’s not hard to understand why some Americans might see the redesign as a radical break from tradition. For the past century, U.S. banknotes have featured a static set of Founding Fathers and presidents, government buildings and national memorials. This 20th-century consistency created the illusion that significant design alterations would sever our currency’s ties to its past.

But this is a misperception. In the 1800s, currency redesigns were not at all uncommon. In fact, banknotes changed regularly, and featured a vibrant range of people, scenes and symbols. The United States did not have standardized designs depicting only a handful of political figures until the 1920s.

What this history suggests is that we should not shy away from rethinking our currency today. Instead, the new $20 bill should be merely a starting point, encouraging us to think more expansively and creatively about the images that appear on our money—as we have in our past and as other nations do today.

Money, after all, is a powerful means of communication. It is a missive we send around the world—an ambassador of sorts. It is also part of our national identity and can help to remind us of our common purpose. Our money should not only reflect our country’s origins, but also who we have become over the past 250 years—as well as who we aspire to be.

Posted by: Besoeker || 02/16/2021 04:53 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6518 views] Top|| File under:

#1  I'm assuming that Tubman will buy considerably less than Jackson.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru PB || 02/16/2021 9:31 Comments || Top||

#2  If the Republicans make enough noise that Tubman was actually a Republican the Democrats will kills this idea.
Posted by: rjschwarz || 02/16/2021 10:48 Comments || Top||

#3  All abolishionists were Republicans
The Republican Party was founded as an abolishionist party
Posted by: Sock Puppet of Doom || 02/16/2021 15:54 Comments || Top||

#4  George Floyd on the $10,000 bill
Posted by: George Smiter of the Wee Folk2712 || 02/16/2021 16:22 Comments || Top||

#5  Freedom Fighter, Courageous in the extreme, went armed, devout Christian.

What am I missing? Oh yea, she's not white.

Andrew Jackson on the other hand while tasked by oath on a bible to protect and defend our constitution was secretly robbing the Cherokee lands while he plotted to remove them like the Japanese removed our soldiers in the Bataan Death March.

But, he is white.
Posted by: Omaing Stalag1261 || 02/16/2021 18:11 Comments || Top||

#6  I doubt many folks here of any hue or cry have anything against Tubman. I'd be fine with putting her on the flag if that passed in an honest vote. Problem is, Tubman on the twenty's just a wedge, a token that'll end up being the currency analog of the Sowell documentary that aired last night on San Diego PBS. At ten o'clock. First and last airing, according to the schedule.
Posted by: Gomez McCoy6360 || 02/16/2021 19:04 Comments || Top||

#7  Just use a picture of Tubman holding her rifle and I'm cool with her on the $20. (In fact I prefer her to Jackson even without the gun. Of course I really dislike Jackson.)
Posted by: Glenmore || 02/16/2021 19:59 Comments || Top||

#8  Barry on the newly minted 3 dollar bills
Posted by: Bob Grorong1136 || 02/16/2021 20:00 Comments || Top||

#9  Little MG memory magic: Thirty years on, I can hear a NO cashier -- young black girl -- calling AJ "Ol' Ugly" like it was yesterday. Completely innocent and apolitical, too. Must've dreamed it. Also, getting in early for putting Joe on any damn coin whatsoever as long as it's got a square hole in it.
Posted by: Gomez McCoy6360 || 02/16/2021 20:59 Comments || Top||

#10  Funny thing is the powers that be would like to get rid of cash entirely.
Posted by: rjschwarz || 02/16/2021 23:33 Comments || Top||

#11  ^ Exactly - Physical "Cash", days have come and are to be shortly gone.

When was the last time you used a "coin operated vending machine", or a "Bill Exchanger"...rarely ?

Today and in the future - "will that be debit, credit or cyber cash coin" ?

Posted by: Tangier Tokay3181 || 02/16/2021 23:48 Comments || Top||

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Biden* Kills Pipeline Deal In America While Promoting One For Taliban…
[WashingtonExaminer] On his first day in office, President Biden canceled permits for the Keystone XL pipeline. Environmentalists and anti-fossil fuel activists should not have applauded his move.

After all, Canada will not stop extracting oil from the tar sands of northern Alberta. Instead, it will simply export oil over existing pipelines or to the Pacific Ocean, where the damage from a potential spill would be harder to address.

Biden’s cancellation cost jobs and pushes Canada toward greater economic cooperation with China. It also shakes confidence in U.S. business. Who would invest in the country if any future administration can simply renege on deals with the stroke of a pen?

The government has apparently brokered a meeting between the Turkmenistan government and the Taliban for a trans-Afghanistan pipeline to bring Turkmen gas across Afghanistan and Pakistan to India. If this scheme sounds familiar, it should: It was the same deal that now-Special Envoy Zalmay Khalilzad sought to make with the Taliban in the years before the Sept. 11 terror attacks when he was a consultant for the Unocal Corporation.

HT: weaselzippers.us
Posted by: Woodrow || 02/16/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6517 views] Top|| File under: Taliban

#1  The XL cancel was a payoff to Buffett who owns the railroads that transport the oil regionally. 'Ol Joe is an old time pol. once he's bought he STAYS bought.
Posted by: Cesare || 02/16/2021 8:55 Comments || Top||

#2  A quick back-of-the-envelope estimate last night yielded a need for about 11-100 tank car unit trains daily to replace the output the pipeline would have carried. Three derailments in the past three days, at least one blamed on a frozen switch point, tells me the pipeline would be a safer alternative. And I enjoy train watching; not much to see with a pipeline.
Posted by: USN,Ret. || 02/16/2021 9:07 Comments || Top||

#3  Ref #1: Yep, my guess is that pie has been in the oven for quite a spell.
Posted by: Besoeker || 02/16/2021 9:12 Comments || Top||

#4  After all, Canada will not stop extracting oil from the tar sands of northern Alberta. Instead, it will simply export oil over existing pipelines or to the Pacific Ocean, where the damage from a potential spill would be harder to address.

This statement is misleading. True there will still be tar sands oil produced but much less of it because the transportation cost will go up.

Similarly, yes the Trans Mountain Pipeline does go from the Edmonton area to the West Coast but first, the pipeline itself is near capacity and second, the oil export infrastructure on the West Coast would have to be expanded if the pipeline capacity was expanded. Both of these would take time and money.
Posted by: Lord Garth || 02/16/2021 16:51 Comments || Top||

#5  Reality rears its ugly head at times as we are witnessing with regards to frozen windmills. The Dems are so hide bound, they are unlikely to abandon their unworkable and failed energy policies. Energy is a strategic part of our national defense. They need to do something for America and the American people instead of the globalists.
Posted by: JohnQC || 02/16/2021 17:39 Comments || Top||

#6  Not The Bee.

But only because I was tipped off.
Posted by: swksvolFF || 02/16/2021 17:49 Comments || Top||

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A multi-volume chronology and reference guide set detailing three years of the Mexican Drug War between 2010 and 2012.

Rantburg.com and borderlandbeat.com correspondent and author Chris Covert presents his first non-fiction work detailing the drug and gang related violence in Mexico.

Chris gives us Mexican press dispatches of drug and gang war violence over three years, presented in a multi volume set intended to chronicle the death, violence and mayhem which has dominated Mexico for six years.
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