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IS claims responsibility for a Bangladesh explosion
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-Lurid Crime Tales-
Michael Avenatti faces two back-to-back arraignments in one day on charges that he stole $300,000 from Stormy Daniels and tried to shake down Nike for $25million
Posted by: Skidmark || 05/28/2019 10:33 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6480 views] Top|| File under:

#1  The savior of democracy™
Posted by: M. Murcek || 05/28/2019 11:03 Comments || Top||

#2  Is CNN covering this?
Posted by: Bright Pebbles || 05/28/2019 14:25 Comments || Top||

#3  With tears in their eyes, if at all
Posted by: Frank G || 05/28/2019 14:45 Comments || Top||

#4  both cases today are in nyc so at least he doesn't have to go through the transportation security administration check
Posted by: lord garth || 05/28/2019 15:21 Comments || Top||


Judge Who Helped Illegal Alien Escape Turns Down Plea Deal
[HOTAIR] When last we checked in on suspended Judge Shelley Richmond Joseph, she was in considerable hot water. Having allegedly conspired with as many as five people to orchestrate the escape of a criminal illegal alien from her courtroom, she was placed in durance vile
Drop the rod and step away witcher hands up!
and prosecutors didn’t seem to be in the mood to let her off lightly. The charges she’s facing could carry decades of jail time, not to mention the end of her judicial career.

But with a bit more time to think about it, the US Attorney handling the case appeared to have a change of heart. He decided to offer Joseph a deal in which she could avoid criminal prosecution if she admitted her behavior was improper and managed to not get into any more trouble for a year. A pretty sweet deal, eh? Apparently not in the judge’s opinion. She turned it down flat.
Posted by: Fred || 05/28/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6481 views] Top|| File under:

#1  ...Oh, dear, dear me.

She's going to make a stand.

Mike
Posted by: Mike Kozlowski || 05/28/2019 4:10 Comments || Top||

#2  Counting on her "comrades" too?
Posted by: Woodrow || 05/28/2019 7:21 Comments || Top||

#3  Deport her. Anywhere
Posted by: Frank G || 05/28/2019 7:24 Comments || Top||

#4  Counting on her "comrades" too?

Yep - get a sympathetic lib jury in Mass. (apologies for the redundancy) and hope they pull you through. This being a Federal case, however, will lead me to predict the trial will be moved elsewhere.
Posted by: Raj || 05/28/2019 7:26 Comments || Top||

#5  Don't deport her. There are some nice little islands in Alaska where she could enjoy the solitude.
Posted by: AlanC || 05/28/2019 7:30 Comments || Top||

#6  Hang her for insurrection.
Posted by: DarthVader || 05/28/2019 8:58 Comments || Top||

#7  At the very least, let's not assume her gender, and put her in a male prison.
Posted by: charger || 05/28/2019 9:04 Comments || Top||

#8  There are some nice little islands in Alaska

She 'can see Russia' from there.
Posted by: Skidmark || 05/28/2019 10:26 Comments || Top||

#9  There are some nice little islands in Alaska where she could enjoy the solitude.

Give her a broom and let her keep the runways clear at Shemya to prove she isn't anti-American. She can live in a tent along the apron when not sweeping.
Posted by: M. Murcek || 05/28/2019 11:06 Comments || Top||

#10  There are some nice little islands in Alaska where she could enjoy the solitude.

I like that idea, not just for her honor but all kinds of other miscreants. Maybe she could hang out with Avenatti there...and Hillary...and Comey...
Posted by: Abu Uluque || 05/28/2019 11:32 Comments || Top||

#11  Maybe she could hang out with Avenatti there...and Hillary...and Comey...

Yeah, but only if they are all sterilized first.
Posted by: M. Murcek || 05/28/2019 11:38 Comments || Top||

#12  Hoping for a Democratic Justice Department in 2020 and trying to stall til then?
Posted by: magpie || 05/28/2019 11:47 Comments || Top||

#13  Neh. Simply can't believe it's happening to her.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 05/28/2019 11:49 Comments || Top||

#14  Convinced that a jury in a liberal sanctuary state will result in jury nullification of the crime because its they are forced to believe its virtuous to protect criminal illegal garbage from deportation or you suffer public scorn and shame. Pray they can get the trial moved to someplace like Alabama...
Posted by: NoMoreBS || 05/28/2019 15:31 Comments || Top||

#15  Future congress critter-for-life in a "safe" Democratic district like the disbarred federal judge Alcee Hastings?
Posted by: magpie || 05/28/2019 16:34 Comments || Top||


-Short Attention Span Theater-
Now that even MLK is a ‘sex criminal', maybe US can stop toppling statues and ‘canceling' people?
Amusing that this comes from Russia Today.
Posted by: Skidmark || 05/28/2019 08:47 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6493 views] Top|| File under:

#1  The rules will applied in whatever manner the party line requires.
Posted by: charger || 05/28/2019 9:06 Comments || Top||

#2  Common, they're going to suppress it.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 05/28/2019 12:07 Comments || Top||

#3  I'd like to point out a difference between MLK's activities and those of many other who are excoriated by today's Left. Many of the activities that the Left wants to use to excommunicate historical figures from the public consciousness were doing things that, at the time, were perfectly legal, mainstream, acceptable behavior. What MLK is accused of doing was illegal and wrong even at the time.
Posted by: Iblis || 05/28/2019 12:24 Comments || Top||

#4  What MLK is accused of doing was illegal and wrong even at the time.

King and the Kennedys being panty thieves was a common theme. The Kennedys passing around MJK and MM and comparing notes wasn't a lot different than Kinkg as a bystander.

Civil disobedience, riots, looting, random shootings, no less criminal then but more acceptable now I guess.
Posted by: Skidmark || 05/28/2019 13:39 Comments || Top||

#5  The people that see him as hot shit ? This shall only make them prouder of him. No score. Hoover probably knew this, which is why he never publicized it.
Posted by: Dron66046 || 05/28/2019 15:02 Comments || Top||

#6  Something sounds wrong about the MLK accusations. I mean they mix martial infidelity in the same paragraph with cheerleading a rapist? Sounds more like an FBI fantasies than reality.
Posted by: rjschwarz || 05/28/2019 17:38 Comments || Top||

#7  martial infidelity

That's not taking a power hose to your flock.
Posted by: Skidmark || 05/28/2019 17:56 Comments || Top||


Caucasus/Russia/Central Asia
Russian official wrestles TV reporter to the ground when asked if he spent government money on building his mansion
Posted by: Skidmark || 05/28/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6473 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Of course he did. It’s Russia after all.
Posted by: Uleck Spererong9442 || 05/28/2019 7:03 Comments || Top||

#2  Zaitsev was earlier jailed for four years for 'negligence' over the destruction of 1,500 homes by raging fires which killed 30, and left 54 wounded.

Next time kid, your on the ground, shove the mike up his arse.
Posted by: Woodrow || 05/28/2019 7:19 Comments || Top||

#3  Nice bodyslam - he should turn pro and do the WWE Senior circuit.

Also - the reporter looks like your typical US soy boy. Love the microphone he's holding; it looks just like a Telefunken U-47!

/obscure?
Posted by: Raj || 05/28/2019 7:30 Comments || Top||

#4  With leather?
Posted by: Mullah Richard || 05/28/2019 8:23 Comments || Top||

#5  I've got a list of U.S. politicians I'd like to ask that question.
Posted by: JohnQC || 05/28/2019 8:41 Comments || Top||

#6  I've got no sympathy for that snowflake. Thought he was above attack. Privileged puke as they say.
Posted by: Dale || 05/28/2019 11:53 Comments || Top||

#7  "Unhand me you ruffian! I am a a Journolist!"
Posted by: Frank G || 05/28/2019 12:42 Comments || Top||

#8  "What are you doing?"

-slam thump-

*Rick Flair Woo!*
Posted by: swksvolFF || 05/28/2019 15:45 Comments || Top||



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