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ISIS member Abu Mohammed Al-Muhajir carried out suicide attack in Sebha, Libya.
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-Great Cultural Revolution
Sen Cotton Blasts Retraining the Military
[Epoch Times] Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) told Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin on June 10 that "hundreds" of military whistleblowers have reported being forced to receive "anti-American indoctrination" training, including critical race theory (CRT).

In a Senate hearing with Austin, Cotton claimed that within the military, there’s "plummeting morale, growing mistrust between races and sexes where none existed just six months ago and unexpected retirements and separations based on these trainings alone."
Just purging the Trumpers.
In the hearing, Austin told Cotton that some training is designed to make sure that the armed forces are "welcoming to everyone who can qualify and who is fit to serve."

"We ought to look like the America we support and defend, and senior leadership should look like what's in the ranks," Austin said.

But Cotton suggested that claims the military is attempting to foster diversity with such training are incorrect.

"[It's] about a very specific kind of anti-American indoctrination that is seeping into some parts of our military, based on the whistleblower complaints we have received," he said.

One whistleblower, Cotton alleged, said that military history training was replaced with training about police brutality, "systemic racism," and "white privilege." Another said that his unit had to read "White Fragility" by feminist author and critical theory proponent Robin DiAngelo, according to the senator.
Posted by: Bobby || 06/12/2021 08:46 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [72 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Seems to be the same as the Page 3 article "troops Segregated". Sorry.
Posted by: Bobby || 06/12/2021 12:31 Comments || Top||

#2  "welcoming to everyone who can qualify and who is fit to serve."

The enemy doesn't give a crap about "fitting in". The enemy only wants to kill you as efficiently and effectively as possible. That is the very basics of who you recruit and train. If you don't, it won't matter cause you are not going to be around or in charge of anything.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 06/12/2021 15:56 Comments || Top||

#3  Divide - Then Conquer
Posted by: Ebbomoger Speaking for Boskone4589 || 06/12/2021 16:56 Comments || Top||


The History of Kamala Harris
[CarolMsBlog] For your knowledge about Biden’s VP

Here is a timely editorial that exposes the hidden background of Kamala Harris from the Combat Veterans for Congress Political Action Committee that is posted here with permission of the author. CVFC PAC supports the election of US military combat veterans to the US Senate and House of Representatives. The editorial begins:

Kamala Harris' father was an avowed Marxist professor in the Economics Department at Stanford University in Palo Alto, CA. Both of Harris' parents were active in the Berkeley based Afro-American Association; Fidel Castro and Che Guevara were the heroes of the Afro-American Association.
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Posted by: 746 || 06/12/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [185 views] Top|| File under:

#1  From Red Diapers to Red Kneepads
Posted by: Slats Bumble6366 || 06/12/2021 0:07 Comments || Top||

#2  Nice. But too late.
Posted by: Dron66046 || 06/12/2021 4:15 Comments || Top||

#3  To my amusement, it looks like Call me Doctor Jillo is going to play president instead of passing the baton.

Best thing Kamala could do is go on a very public PR circuit, buy some prime time face spots for some video media. Let the general public really get to know her.
Posted by: swksvolFF || 06/12/2021 10:51 Comments || Top||

#4  Let the general public really get to know her
When she last did that, she had to drop out of teh Iowa POTUS primary
Posted by: Frank G || 06/12/2021 11:50 Comments || Top||

#5  photo album ?
Posted by: Sluse Grealet9429 || 06/12/2021 13:36 Comments || Top||

#6  She has a point.

AOC tells Dems time is running out because a DEATH in the party would lose them the majority
Posted by: Skidmark || 06/12/2021 13:38 Comments || Top||

#7  We could do worse right now than Prez. Jillo
I'm cereal
Posted by: Glolurong Protector of the Welsh4404 || 06/12/2021 14:26 Comments || Top||

#8 
Joe, How is it to work for with Kamala ?

Posted by: Solomon the Galactic Hero6769 || 06/12/2021 19:21 Comments || Top||

#9 
Kamala, how is it to work with Joe ?

Posted by: Solomon the Galactic Hero6769 || 06/12/2021 19:26 Comments || Top||


Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot blasts 'frivolous' lawsuit from white Daily Caller reporter over her decision to only give interviews to black and brown journalists
Lori Lightfoot
...the diminutive and vacuous Heronner da Mare of Chicago. When the corpse count rises she blames the guns, which are banned anyway...
Posted by: Skidmark || 06/12/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [137 views] Top|| File under:

#1 

RACISM IS STILL RACISM and a violation of the Civil Right act.
Even when practiced by a Black Liberal Socialist Homosexual Mayor.

NOTE: I guess she got a ☺ tongue lashing ☺ from her bed partner who is White over this tho?
Posted by: NN2N1 || 06/12/2021 7:11 Comments || Top||

#2  The picnic ant lady grabs the news. Any publicity is 'good' publicity.
Posted by: Besoeker || 06/12/2021 7:55 Comments || Top||

#3  Tell it to the Judge
Posted by: Bunyip || 06/12/2021 9:46 Comments || Top||

#4  Any good lawyer will tell you, "Not every case is ripe. But wait a bit..."
Posted by: M. Murcek || 06/12/2021 10:02 Comments || Top||

#5  If it's frivolous, why bother to comment on it?
Posted by: Raj || 06/12/2021 12:44 Comments || Top||

#6  Just imagine if a white mayor did this but reversed.
Posted by: Chris || 06/12/2021 13:36 Comments || Top||

#7  So racism is trivial, frivolous even?
Posted by: swksvolFF || 06/12/2021 14:02 Comments || Top||

#8 
What do you know about it , Honkey!

Posted by: Solomon the Galactic Hero6769 || 06/12/2021 19:35 Comments || Top||


'It's a new Cultural Revolution': Mom who survived Maoist China's purges rages against woke Loudoun County School Board for pushing 'neo-racism' and teacher warns against 'indoctrination camps' in classrooms
  • Loudoun County School Board held a meeting on Wednesday night, where concerned teachers and parents spoke out against Critical Race Theory
  • Loudoun County officials say they are not officially using CRT, but have pledged to push for 'equity' and have begun using many CRT 'buzzwords and concepts'
  • Parent Xi Van Fleet told the Board that the push is 'heartbreaking' because it reminds her of her time living in Maoist China
  • Van Fleet says she experienced 'freedom' after moving to the US, but believes it is now being eroded because people are fearful of speaking out against CRT
  • Educator Lilit Vanetsyan urged scared parents and students to stand up against the push to implement the theory into lesson plans
  • 'Do not allow anybody to tell you that you cannot accomplish anything because of your skin color,' she implored
Posted by: Skidmark || 06/12/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [136 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Notice how practically the only white or Asian people willing to speak out against this insanity are immigrants who've survived communist nightmare regime.

It CAN happen here

Hell, it IS happening. It's started
Posted by: Uneper Gonque1352 || 06/12/2021 9:18 Comments || Top||

#2  Notice how, whenever the media discusses socialism, communism, etc.. they never interview any workers who ever lived in that workers paradise? They only interview the elite class of the 'classless society'.
Posted by: CrazyFool || 06/12/2021 10:25 Comments || Top||

#3  Hope she has very good personal security protocols in place. I'm thinking she does.
Posted by: Rex Mundi || 06/12/2021 14:17 Comments || Top||

#4  They think that because there is no media in a Worker's Paradise, it is because they were brought into the inner circle.

The drugged out egomaniacs simply can't wrap their heads around being so useless they aren't even worth enslaving.
Posted by: swksvolFF || 06/12/2021 14:27 Comments || Top||

#5  OT but this is a seriously cool name: Xi Van Fleet

Sounds like a cross between a neo-heavy metal band and a Chinese oligarch
Posted by: Uleamble Angaviter8535 || 06/12/2021 14:32 Comments || Top||

#6  ...hmmm...another Van Fleet.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 06/12/2021 16:03 Comments || Top||

#7  iirc when you naturalize, you got to or get to change your name too.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 06/12/2021 16:41 Comments || Top||

#8  #6 so Xi plays tambourine?
Like that hot Asian chick in Wayne's World?
Posted by: Elminter Fillmore5674 || 06/12/2021 20:45 Comments || Top||

#9  This is Greta Van Fleet
Posted by: Eohippus Schwarzeneggar1860 || 06/12/2021 20:50 Comments || Top||


Economy
US Budget Deficit for Current Year Hits Record $2.1 Trillion
[SHAFAQ] The U.S. budget deficit hit a record $2.06 trillion through the first eight months of this budget year as coronavirus (aka COVID19 or Chinese Plague)
...the twenty first century equivalent of bubonic plague, only instead of killing off a third of the population of Europe it kills 3.4 percent of those who notice they have it. It seems to be fond of the elderly, especially Iranian politicians and holy men...
relief programs drove spending to all-time highs.

The shortfall this year is 9.7% higher than the $1.88 trillion deficit run up over the same period a year ago, the Treasury Department said Thursday in its monthly budget report.

The report showed that spending from October through May totaled a record $4.67 trillion, up 19.7% from the same period a year ago. Government tax revenue was up 29.1% to $2.61 trillion, compared to the same period a year ago.

However,
those who apply themselves too closely to little things often become incapable of great things...
this year's figure was bolstered by tax payments made in May, a month later than the normal April deadline but a month earlier than last year's June deadline.

Since the COVID-19 pandemic hit in March 2020 pushing 22 million people out of work, the government has responded even more forcefully with trillions of dollars in increased spending.

That support has included three rounds of direct payments to individuals, with the last payments authorized in the $1.9 trillion relief package that President Joe The Big Guy Biden
...46th president of the U.S. I'm not working for you. Don't be such a horse's ass....
pushed through Congress in March.

Other support programs provided billions of dollars in emergency unemployment benefits and forgivable loans.

The deficit for the budget year that ended Sept. 30 totaled a record $3.1 trillion. Biden, who released his first budget earlier this month, is projecting that this year's deficit will total $3.67 trillion and will remain above $1 trillion every year over the next decade, reflecting his ambitious plans to boost spending on infrastructure and American families.

The annual federal deficit first topped $1 trillion in 2009 and remained above that level for four years as a deep recession triggered by the 2008 financial crisis depressed tax revenues and led to increased government spending to fight the downturn.

The deficit in May totaled $132 billion, compared to a deficit in May 2020 of $398.8 billion that heavy spending on the initial pandemic relief programs and the delay of the tax deadline.

Posted by: Fred || 06/12/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [74 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Clownshow

Debt's now what, $8 TRILLION?

But we / our kids / our grandkids don't need to pay it back because . . .
Modern Monetary Theory!!
Build Back Better! !
If we taxed the oligarchs, we would have an extra $20 billion!

/s

WE ARE RULED BY F--KING MORONS
Posted by: Menhadden and Company6192 || 06/12/2021 0:10 Comments || Top||

#2  ^ . . . morons who can't do basic arithmetic. The French tried a wealth tax, and FAILED -- failed so miserably, that describe the whole damn thing forthwith

Unbelievable that we are moving in one direction and the French in the opposite direction . . . and we're going back to their great mistakes and failures of the last 30 years
Posted by: Lampedusa Omuting8925 || 06/12/2021 0:14 Comments || Top||

#3  Just because the Biden administration wants a wealth tax does not mean they will get one.
Posted by: trailing wife || 06/12/2021 0:24 Comments || Top||

#4  ...after all the exceptions and write offs their representatives will include in the package, the only people who will gain will be accountants and tax lawyers.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 06/12/2021 6:25 Comments || Top||


Fifth Column
Muslim activist running for office in Washington state previously boarded a school bus full of children and made a bomb threat
[PUBLISH.TWITTER]

An employee of Seattle, who has been called a "social justice warrior" and is now a progressive candidate for the King County Council threatened to blow up a school bus, then called middle school students cowards as they fled.

According to court documents obtained by The Post Millennial, Ubax Gardheere boarded the Highline School District bus on Jan. 12, 2010 as it travelled on its morning route. Once aboard the bus, which was heading to Chinook Middle School, Gardheere demanded the driver tell his dispatcher "that a national security incident was going on."
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Posted by: Fred || 06/12/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [101 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Ilhan Omar wannabe?
Posted by: Dron66046 || 06/12/2021 4:09 Comments || Top||

#2  Funny, her campaign site doesn't mention that:
Currently, Ubax is the Equitable Development Division Director in the City of Seattle Office of Planning and Community Development. She currently oversees the Equitable Development Initiative (EDI) program, investing in community-based organizations working on anti-displacement strategies and economic development opportunities.

In the last five years, Ubax and her team directly moved over $35 million to Seattle’s most marginalized communities, and are poised to move another $16 million in 2021. At the same time, these communities have leveraged over $200 million in additional investments from other City departments and funders. The biggest success here is not the dollar amount, but how communities are shifting government and funder practices: away from a charity-based model that overlooks the inherent dignity and agency within communities, and towards a collaborative model that builds better together, in relationship.
Posted by: Frank G || 06/12/2021 7:31 Comments || Top||

#3  "moved"
Posted by: Frank G || 06/12/2021 7:32 Comments || Top||

#4  Have we reached Peak Stupidity yet?

Why is this disgusting retard even IN this country -- let alone not in prison?

She has a $130k position in curt government and is running for higher office.

WTF is happening to this country?
Posted by: Grater Flainter9312 || 06/12/2021 8:44 Comments || Top||

#5  ^ She's gong to win, so no. Seattle still has perhaps the only statue of Lenin left in the world. We've a loooooooooong way to go before reaching Peak Stupidity in the PNW
Posted by: Rex Mundi || 06/12/2021 14:26 Comments || Top||

#6  I agree Rex. And I live here just north of Seattle (but gladly not in King County).

So yes, we haven't reached peak stupid yet.
Posted by: CrazyFool || 06/12/2021 14:34 Comments || Top||

#7  ^ stock market's getting close . . .
Posted by: Sherert Sniper4864 || 06/12/2021 14:36 Comments || Top||


Home Front: Politix
Hamas denounces Rep. Ilhan Omar's comment comparing Israel to Taliban
[Jpost] They asked Omar and "and all defenders of Palestinian rights" to describe things accurately, citing the importance of "laying the foundation of just solution to this chronic conflict."

The militant organization said that while they appreciated Mrs. Omar's attempt at defending the Palestinian people, they "deplored the unfair combination."
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 06/12/2021 05:37 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [119 views] Top|| File under: Hamas

#1  Bee or not? Can you decide without clicking the link?
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 06/12/2021 5:41 Comments || Top||

#2  Bee should be identified as such and in Opinion.
Posted by: Frank G || 06/12/2021 7:15 Comments || Top||

#3  ^Say "uncle"
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 06/12/2021 7:46 Comments || Top||

#4  Re: #2 - and screw up the betting pool?
Posted by: Mercutio || 06/12/2021 7:52 Comments || Top||

#5  Stung here. Down $1
Posted by: Squinty Scourge of the Texans2447 || 06/12/2021 9:08 Comments || Top||

#6  Like a city boy hunting, I lost a buck.
Posted by: swksvolFF || 06/12/2021 13:42 Comments || Top||

#7  Bee should be identified as such and in Opinion.

I thought the US Supreme Court ruled The Babylon Bee was America's newspaper of record. Or maybe I dreamed it.

In any case, if that is not a Bee headline, then I don't know what! Which I don't.
Posted by: SteveS || 06/12/2021 14:01 Comments || Top||


Mayor Frey will use $28 million in pandemic relief money for housing in Minneapolis
[STARTRIBUNE] Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey
...The inept and ineffective (but I repeat myself) Dem class president mayor of Minneapolis during the George Floyd race riots. Frey issued the order for police to evacuate the Third Precinct so it could safely be burned to the ground, and has since dithered, waffled, and obfuscated on a near daily basis. The city is a Dem stronghold, so he'll probably be reelected...
wants to use $28 million of American Rescue Plan money for affordable housing, including rental assistance to low-income tenants, pathways out of homelessness and new homeownership opportunities, particularly for Black and Indigenous people and people of color.
So, flushing it down Dem drains
At a news conference at the Elliot Twins public housing complex Thursday, Frey said his plan will help keep people in their homes as the city anticipates a wave of evictions after a statewide ban is lifted. The federal government is expected to end its eviction moratorium on June 30.
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Posted by: Fred || 06/12/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [60 views] Top|| File under:

#1  There was a little gurl
Who had a little curl
Right in the middle of his forehead

And when he was Woke
He was very very Woke
And when he was cucked, he was woker
Posted by: Ulaitle Lumumba5989 || 06/12/2021 9:11 Comments || Top||

#2  BOLOGNA get it!?¡
Posted by: Sluse Grealet9429 || 06/12/2021 13:45 Comments || Top||

#3  The people they want to "house" don't do houses. Except maybe to break into them to steal, or to do arson. What they do is drugs. On the street, maybe in a car.
Posted by: M. Murcek || 06/12/2021 16:43 Comments || Top||


Pro-Trump Republicans are flocking to site of partisan Arizona ballot audit
[MSN] Republican lawmakers and officials from at least seven states have toured or plan to tour the site of the ongoing partisan ballot review in Arizona as former President Donald Trump continues to spread the lie that his loss was the result of fraud.

The Republicans who have made the trip are among the most pro-Trump in their states, and the visits come as far-right media personalities and lawmakers have joined in the former president's call to expand such reviews to locales outside of Maricopa County.

On Thursday, a Washington Post reporter spotted Colorado state Rep. Ron Hanks taking a tour of Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Phoenix, where the Republican-backed review of Maricopa County's election results has slogged on for more than a month. Virginia state Sen. Amanda Chase, who just lost her bid to be the GOP gubernatorial nominee in her state, toured the facilities on Thursday, as well.
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Posted by: Fred || 06/12/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [77 views] Top|| File under:

#1  former President Donald Trump continues to spread the lie that his loss was the result of fraud.


No bias in that bit of JournoListism. Rumors are the Maricopa county audit is showing 200,000 ballots are missing. It was already revealed that some of the pallets are missing up to 20% of the "recorded" ballots.
Posted by: Jeremiah Uleack1446 || 06/12/2021 2:27 Comments || Top||

#2  Not to worry, Joe, Garland to the rescue

OTOH

Got to admit, Joe is better than Trump in one respect; at least his DoJ appointees follow orders.
Posted by: Mercutio || 06/12/2021 7:50 Comments || Top||


Liberals Have Epic Meltdown On Twitter After Feinstein Defends The Filibuster
[TRENDINGPOLITICS] When the Democrats took over the House, the Senate and the Presidency after the fraudulent 2020 election, the left was ecstatic. They were primed and ready to stack the Supreme Court
...the political football known as The Highest Court in the Land, home of penumbrae and emanations...
, end the filibuster, skew voting laws in their favor, and add 2 new liberal Senators by making Washington DC the 51st state.

Sadly (for Biden), Joe Manchin
...Dem senator-for-life from West Virginia. Manchin is one of the approximately one Dem senators who exhibits more integrity than Jello, often even representing his constituents...
and other Democrat Senators have been a thorn in their side, promising to never vote to end the filibuster.

Now, Dianne Feinstein
...Dem Senator-for-Life from Caliphornica. She has been a politician since about the time she was weaned. Feinstein was the author of the 1994 Federal Assault Weapons Ban, and tried it a second time in 2012. Feinstein has chaired the Select Committee on Intelligence since 2009. At age 87.88952, Feinstein is the oldest currently serving United States Senator...
appears to be joining his ranks.

"If democracy were in jeopardy, I would want to protect it. But I don’t see it being in jeopardy right now," Feinstein said when asked about ending the filibuster.


Posted by: Fred || 06/12/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [114 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Pro tip: Any game where the rules change during the course of play is a game you should pass on. Also, never play with anyone who is keen to change the rules in mid-game.
Posted by: M. Murcek || 06/12/2021 8:56 Comments || Top||

#2  Calvinball
Posted by: Frank G || 06/12/2021 8:58 Comments || Top||

#3  Also funny to see lefties who are totally ignorant of how Congress works. Pelosi, as a house member, regardless of being Speaker, would be way out of bounds trying to stiff arm a senator, even from her own party. And, unlike the sh*ttah a$$hole, she knows it.
Posted by: M. Murcek || 06/12/2021 8:59 Comments || Top||

#4  Curroptocrat wing versus Socialist wing.
Posted by: rjschwarz || 06/12/2021 9:01 Comments || Top||

#5  Everyone, even if they don't (do something that will kill the spam filter), should Scarne's Complete Guide to (do something that will kill the spam filter). Possibly the only bathroom book a man needs. The field of mathematical statistics was invented by Dutch guys who rolled cubes with dots on them, and lots of modern, credentialed magic numbers practitioners could both learn and become more humble by reading this book. Scarne's wry introduction to roulexxe - "Many people have asked me to describe a winning system for playing roulexxe. My advice is 'play some other game.'"
Posted by: M. Murcek || 06/12/2021 9:12 Comments || Top||


Bipartisan group of senators say they've finally AGREED to $1.2 trillion for Joe Biden's infrastructure investments
  • [Daily Mail, Where America Gets Its News] The group of five Republicans and five Democrats said Thursday a deal was reached

  • A source said it includes $579 billion in new spending, costing $974 billion over five years and $1.2 trillion over eight years

  • A source said it involves indexing the federal tax on gasoline to account for inflation, leaving Americans facing higher gas prices

  • The Republicans in the group are Mitt Romney of Utah, Rob Portman of Ohio, Susan Collins of Maine, Bill Cassidy of Louisiana and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska
    Looks like a stacked deck, doesn't it??
    Continued on Page 49
Posted by: Fred || 06/12/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [74 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Used to be I'd say "mis-spending your money." But now they're spending MMT output that never was created wealth. On the backend, the debt will behave exactly like debt. The millennials that voted for it deserve it, good and hard.
Posted by: M. Murcek || 06/12/2021 15:28 Comments || Top||

#2  Look for the rest of the world to abandon the US dollar as a currency standard. It's paper and ink and that's all it is.
Posted by: jpal || 06/12/2021 16:37 Comments || Top||


Disarm the police? Maya Wiley's team is forced to deny she wants to take guns AWAY from the NYPD after AOC-backed candidate refused to commit to keeping them during mayoral debate
Used to be, not all police were armed except for nightsticks. It also used to be that most criminals weren't armed.
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The Squad goes to war with Nancy over Ilhan Omar: Rashida Tlaib says 'freedom of speech doesn't exist for Muslim women in Congress' after Pelosi urged Rep. to 'clarify' comments comparing US and Israel to terrorists
[Daily Mail, where America gets its news]
  • Rep. Rashida Tlaib blasted House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Democratic leadership for a statement they put out Thursday about Rep. Ilhan Omar

  • 'Freedom of speech doesn't exist for Muslim women in Congress. The benefit of the doubt doesn't exist for Muslim women in Congress,' Tlaib tweeted

  • Pelosi and top Democrats said Omar was fomenting 'prejudice' by drawing false equivalence between democracies like Israel and terrorist groups like Hamas

  • Omar accused her critics within the Democratic Party of whipping up 'Islamic hate against her'

  • Beyond support from her fellow 'Squad' member, the Congressional Progressive Caucus also came out in defense of Omar

  • 'We cannot ignore a right-wing media echo chamber that has deliberately and routinely attacked a Black, Muslim woman in Congress,' a statement said
Posted by: Skidmark || 06/12/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [154 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Forget Afghanistan. The real tribal war is in DC.
Posted by: Dron66046 || 06/12/2021 4:28 Comments || Top||

#2  Its not likely any of the squad member will walk across the aisle, but it will only take about 10 'old school' pols to do so and Nancy is out of a job.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 06/12/2021 6:27 Comments || Top||

#3  #1 Yeah, and I'm paying for both of them.
Posted by: Matt || 06/12/2021 7:36 Comments || Top||

#4  Ref #1: "Nothing personal, it's just business."
Posted by: Besoeker || 06/12/2021 7:46 Comments || Top||

#5  I say, put her over there in the corner with Maxine Waters and just ignore her. Otherwise, you're just playing her game.
Posted by: Bobby || 06/12/2021 7:56 Comments || Top||

#6  Hamas, USA.
Posted by: Ebbomoger Speaking for Boskone4589 || 06/12/2021 9:56 Comments || Top||

#7  Freedom of speech doesn't exist? These broads can't shut the fuck up.
Posted by: Raj || 06/12/2021 12:46 Comments || Top||

#8  Is she or Omar under arrest for their speech? No? Then STFU.
Posted by: Rambler in Virginia || 06/12/2021 12:50 Comments || Top||

#9  I think we should import Europeans and move the squads supporters out of their of their districts to expand our settlements.
Posted by: Blackbeard Barnsmell6454 || 06/12/2021 13:59 Comments || Top||

#10  Back in the day, the solution to bad ideas was exposure in "the marketplace of ideas." Not entirely perfect. Nazism and Communism killed a couple hundred million before it was generally - but no where near widely enough - agreed they were bad ideas. Now, most of the worst ideas are politically protected and discussion is verboten. That's going to have to change. Probably in an unsettling way.
Posted by: M. Murcek || 06/12/2021 14:27 Comments || Top||

#11  Self-segregation's the best / least bloody and still viable option.

Self-segregation now. Self-segregation forever.
Posted by: Clereck Bonaparte8639 || 06/12/2021 14:34 Comments || Top||



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