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-Great Cultural Revolution
Delete Your Amazon Prime Account. Now.
(Poster did this on June 7,2021)
[America Conservative] If conservatives can't even boycott Bezos, our defeat will be as inevitable as it is deserved.

At this very moment, all across the country, a hundred thousand tongues are wagging about the state of the conservative movement. I'm sorry to say, they wag in vain. There is no conservative movement in America. There never has been, and I doubt there ever will be.

Of course, there are folks who call themselves conservatives, and some even do a passable impression. But whether or not they’re really conservatives, they’re certainly not a movement. I’d say that movement is the thing we want most from conservatives, and the last thing we’re likely to get.

It’s funny, when you think about it. Our friends on the left are still in a tizzy about the Capitol Hill "insurrection." Meanwhile, here in New Hampshire, a man being charged in the riots is planning to run for Congress. "Despite my ongoing legal problems, I’m supposed to live my best life," Jason Riddle told NBC.

When asked why he broke into the Capitol, Mr. Riddle said, "I just had to see it." His home was raided by the FBI after he posted a photo of himself drinking a bottle of wine he stole from a (Republican) senator’s office. Not exactly Che Guevara, is he?

No, I’m afraid those who fear an imminent right-wing coup give us too much credit. Watching Fox News, posting Ben Shapiro quotes on Facebook, and casting the occasional ballot: that’s pretty much the extent of our activism.

And that, if you’re wondering, is why conservatives always lose. It’s why we’ll go on losing until the last Bible-thumping, MAGA-hatted redneck in Georgia dyes his hair blue, cuts off his penis, and starts calling himself Cheryl. We deserve to lose. And, when we do, we’ll have no one to blame but ourselves.
Posted by: Gleans McGurque6319 || 06/21/2021 04:15 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [260 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Too much yellow highlight.

I couldn't possibly delete my Prime account, since my wife would disown me.

But I do better than that: I use Amazon's database to shop, then buy the item somewhere else, even the manufacturer.
Posted by: Bobby || 06/21/2021 6:57 Comments || Top||

#2  I see the highlight problem was fixed while I was commenting.
Posted by: Bobby || 06/21/2021 6:58 Comments || Top||

#3  Amazon, Walmart, all the 'big stores' are totally dependent upon open interstate commerce. If things go 'hot', that will be one of the major casualties in the event. So, why do they play with fire? /rhet question
Posted by: Procopius2k || 06/21/2021 7:08 Comments || Top||

#4  fixed while I was commenting.

We aim to please. :-) Gleans McGurque6319 was just a little careless with the highlight thingy — it was an easy fix.
Posted by: trailing wife || 06/21/2021 8:07 Comments || Top||

#5  I dropped prime right after the parler shutdown.
saved me a ton of money not shopping on amazon.
Posted by: flash91 || 06/21/2021 10:37 Comments || Top||

#6  I use Amazon's database to shop, then buy the item somewhere else, even the manufacturer.

You can get almost anything somewhere else besides Amazon. Just because Google shows Amazon first after you search for something doesn't mean you have to buy it from Amazon.

And it wasn't Parler that decided me against Amazon, it was the Washington Post coverage of the Covington Kids. Bezos is a bad guy and he deserves to lose business if that's how he's going to use his power.
Posted by: Abu Uluque || 06/21/2021 12:16 Comments || Top||

#7  Never had one.
Posted by: Dron66046 || 06/21/2021 13:33 Comments || Top||

Lamont Hill Interviews Psychiatrist Who Says Whites Are All Psychopaths
[IndependentSentinel] One hopes that all people of good will despise the vicious racism of Pakistan-American psychiatrist Aruna Khilanani and BET employee Lamont Hill, not just the white ones. Editorial transcribes the key bits of the interview we saw here yesterday.
Posted by: Gleans McGurque6319 || 06/21/2021 04:11 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [101 views] Top|| File under:

#1  An interview with one psychotic to another.
Posted by: Dale || 06/21/2021 6:58 Comments || Top||

#2  Lamont Hill, proof of the cloning of Louis Farrakhan. Who knew ?
Posted by: Besoeker || 06/21/2021 8:00 Comments || Top||

#3  Only in America do lunatics of every stripe find a voice. Anywhere else, this horse's arse couldn't get two people to talk to her on the street.
Posted by: Dron66046 || 06/21/2021 13:38 Comments || Top||

Home Front: Politix
Following the Scientists Who Were Destroying America Just to Spite Trump
[American Thinker] As Forest Gump would say, "just like that," scientists are now curious over the lab leak hypothesis, after adamantly denying it for well over a year, and want to investigate further, according to a letter published by 18 scientists. As NBC reported,

And while public discussion of a potential lab leak has shifted significantly in recent months, as more people pay attention to a theory that was originally promulgated by former President Donald Trump and his followers, the scientific evidence has remained unchanged, according to interviews with five virologists who have experience in microbiology, infectious disease ecology and viral evolution.

Note "the scientific evidence has remained unchanged". So what did change? The President changed.
Posted by: Besoeker || 06/21/2021 04:29 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [151 views] Top|| File under:

#1  But, but, but "Befehl ist Befehl" (An order is an order). Please, do not follow the scientists, follow those who instructed and funded the scientists !
Posted by: Besoeker || 06/21/2021 4:38 Comments || Top||

#2  There is a lot of criminal activity going on here. First their hate for Trump blinded them to the proper safeguarding and processes to keep America safe. To start, the scientists, political class, media and legislators put a stop to any possible treatments using Zink. They argued the Zink was dangerous and there were no studies, other than small ones, to show it worked. Yet they pushed an even lessor tested vaccine on the population.
They went after anything Trump said as lies and countered him at every turn, not for the betterment of the people, but because of Pelosi's hate for the man.
Lastly, and we don't talk much about this, the virus in China is a product of American Biological testing. It was being researched in America when President Obama banned all biological testing. Thus it gets moved at Fauci's request to China to continue testing. And then we get the release. When you get to root cause, we see that the dems stopped it in America on some moral high ground line, but moved it to a place where it can get loose and kill millions.

I have to ask myself a simple question. Was this the worst case scenario? Of are there other weapons grade viruses out there in third worlds labs because of Obama's decision?
Posted by: 49 Pan || 06/21/2021 12:13 Comments || Top||

#3  Of are there other weapons grade viruses out there in third worlds labs because of Obama's decision?

If you think Covid-19 was novel, wait till you get Covid-20.
Posted by: Abu Uluque || 06/21/2021 14:29 Comments || Top||

#4  Those are method actors.
Posted by: swksvolFF || 06/21/2021 16:30 Comments || Top||

40 years since Operation Opera, attack against Iran 'would be different'
[JPost] - Forty years after Israel destroyed Iraq’s fledgling nuclear program, one of the pilots who took part in Operation Opera warned that an attack against Iran’s nuclear reactors "won’t be the same."

...But any operation to take out the Iranian nuclear program "won’t be the same; it can’t be the same," Brig.-Gen. (ret.) Relik Shafir told The Jerusalem Post. In Iran, "it’s all very different, especially how they built their program."

Unlike in Operation Opera, Iran’s nuclear sites are spread across the country, some deep underground or in mountains, and surrounded by sophisticated air-defense systems.

Shafir was one of eight IAF pilots selected for the mission, including one who would one day become the country’s first astronaut. It was Ilan Ramon’s first operational mission, but not Shafir’s, who was the second youngest of the pilots.

..."It’s a different world 40 years later, but the interests and motivations of humans remain the same. The Middle East and our conflict remains, even though at the time it was with Iraq, and now it’s with Iran."

Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 06/21/2021 01:50 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [116 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Iran

#1  A bit of possibly little known irony. While the reactor at Osirak lay in ruin, the administration buildings became one of Saddam's many BIO warfare research labs.
Posted by: Besoeker || 06/21/2021 3:59 Comments || Top||

#2  ...the administration buildings became one of Saddam's many BIO warfare research labs.

There weren't any of those, Besoeker. CBS/NBC/ABC/CNN told me so.
Posted by: Mullah Richard || 06/21/2021 10:26 Comments || Top||

#3  Of course that doesn't account for all the newer empty warheads, 2 and 3-part chemical storage containers with working transfer pumps connected, sealed containers with 'Bio-Hazard' labels in English and Russian (those disappeared after 'Special' units visited the sites), new mop suits and recently printed handling instructions in Arabic that our family Marine's unit (and other units) found in early 2003.

Much of the equipment was labelled in French and German, so there's that too.
Posted by: Mullah Richard || 06/21/2021 10:41 Comments || Top||

#4  The "cleanup on aisle three..." described above was perhaps the cause of the political exploitation that followed that "Bush lied, people died". Some people believe we were protecting friends and our own misdeeds in the coverup, and others believe that the folks behind the Green Door wanted to aid the progressive side of the swamp.
Posted by: NoMoreBS || 06/21/2021 12:17 Comments || Top||

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Two weeks of WOT
Mon 2021-06-21
  Clashes Reach Gates of Faryab's Capital in Northern Afghanistan
Sun 2021-06-20
  Two Districts Fall to Taliban in North as Clashes Continue
Sat 2021-06-19
  Kabul arrests dozens of Afghan tribal chiefs over troop surrenders to Taliban
Fri 2021-06-18
  All officers of Portland Police riot response team resign
Thu 2021-06-17
  Expelled Jordanian MP Osama Al-Ajarmeh arrested
Wed 2021-06-16
  IDF hits Gaza terror targets after arson attacks, in first raids since ceasefire
Tue 2021-06-15
  Egypt upholds death penalty for 12 Muslim Brotherhood members
Mon 2021-06-14
   DOJ's top national security official RESIGNS in the wake of bombshell revelations the department secretly seized cell phone data from Democrats and reporters
Sun 2021-06-13
  ABC reporter, 45, who broke story of secret tarmac meeting between Bill Clinton and Loretta Lynch dies in 'apparent suicide'
Sat 2021-06-12
  ISIS member Abu Mohammed Al-Muhajir carried out suicide attack in Sebha, Libya.
Fri 2021-06-11
  Chinese miners kidnapped in Niger
Thu 2021-06-10
  France suspends aid, military support for Central African Republic
Wed 2021-06-09
  Hundreds arrested in 'staggering' global crime sting
Tue 2021-06-08
  Four suspects tried in Paris over 2017 jihadist murder of cop
Mon 2021-06-07
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