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toobin_11Trump Base Is ‘Sick & Tired of’ Blacks ‘Trying to Get Political Power’

On Thursday’s The Situation Room, CNN personalities were in overdrive throwing around accusations of racism toward Donald Trump’s base of support within the Republican party during a panel discussion. Senior political analyst Jeffrey Toobin repeated the recurring charge that “law and order” represents “code words for cracking down on African-Americans,” claimed Republicans are engaging in “voter suppression,” and accused Trump’s “base” of being “sick and tired of African-Americans trying to get political power in this country.”

global-hoaxThe Numbers On Hotcoldwetdry Are Scarier Than We Thought Or Something

The always unhinged Bill McKibben, who uses vast amounts of fossil fuels to travel the globe and attend anti-fossil fuels demonstrations is out with a new unhinged pronouncement:

Recalculating the Climate Math
The numbers on global warming are even scarier than we thought.

The future of humanity depends on math. And the numbers in a new study released Thursday are the most ominous yet.


sharia-ukBritain’s MI6 spy chief says Islamic terrorist threat is here to stay

The Islamist terrorist threat to the West will endure for years to come because simply taking back territory from Islamic State will not solve the deeper global fractures which have fostered militants, Britain’s foreign intelligence chief has said.

In his first public comments outside Britain, the head of the Secret Intelligence Service said globalization, the information revolution, a deepening sectarian divide in the Middle East and failed states would ensure that terrorism remained a threat.

orban-refugeesEU should set up ‘giant refugee city’ in Libya, says Hungary Prime Minister

The European Union should build a “giant refugee city” on the Libyan coast to process the asylum claims of refugees arriving there from elsewhere in Africa, the Hungarian Prime Minister has proposed.

Speaking after a summit on the refugee crisis, Viktor Orban said the EU’s external borders should be under “total control” and said a new Libyan government could help establish the camp.

deadvoters3Colorado Voter Fraud: Slew of Ballots Cast by the Dead Spark Investigation

Weird. We’re told voter fraud doesn’t exist. Colorado is an important swing state. I have a tiny feeling the “myth” of voter fraud isnt such a fantasy inevery swing state. I hope the Trump campaign will be aggressive in making sure the swing state elections are as fair as possible.

Keep in mind, stories like uncovering dead voting reveal just the tip of the iceberg.

triggeredProtesters hijack conservative student meeting, call them ‘white supremacists’

The Young Americans for Freedom chapter at the University of Kansas had an … interesting meeting Thursday night.

A group of protesters showed up, repeatedly challenging YAF members and calling them names, sometimes screaming at them when they didn’t observe practices like asking speakers which gender pronouns they prefer.

does-the-truth-matterHeather MacDonald on Black Lives Matter: Does The Truth Matter?

Does the truth matter? Not to groups like Black Lives Matter.

That’s tragic for many reasons, not the least of which is that black lives are being lost as a result. When it comes to the subject of American police, blacks, and the deadly use of force, here is what we know:

Harvard economics professer Roland Fryer analyzed more than 1,000 officer-involved shootings across the country. He concluded that there is zero evidence of racial bias in police shootings.

shephen-kingMaster of horror fiction Stephen King says ‘Trump presidency scares me to death’

If there’s one man who would seem immune to fear, it’s Stephen King, the bestselling author and master of horror fiction.

But after more than 50 novels, hundreds of short stories and numerous film adaptations of his voluminous work, the 69-year-old still gets spooked.

“A Tump presidency scares me more than anything else,” King told Ron Charles, editor of The Washington Post’s Book World, during a Facebook Live interview Saturday. “I’m terrified that he’ll become president.”

King admitted that he’s already considered the possibility of moving to Canada to escape a Trump presidency because it “scares me to death.” It’s not far, he noted, from his home in Bangor, Me.

On behalf of a grateful alt-right nation, we thank you, O Canada. Heh heh.

yahoo You might have a Yahoo account and not even realize it: If you use Flickr, Tumblr or play fantasy sport you could be affected by massive breach of 500 million accounts

The massive breach of 500 million Yahoo accounts may have affected you — even if you don’t remember having an email account with the internet giant.

There are a number of other services that Yahoo provides that may also have been targeted in the hacking that was revealed this week, says one leading cybersecurity specialist.

‘There are lots of people, millions of people, who don’t understand they have a Yahoo account,’ Per Thorsheim told CNN Money.

farmer-on-tractorEx-NFL Player Making $25 Million Quit Football At 29 To Become A Farmer To Donate To Food Pantries

CBS News caught up with Brown in Louisburg, North Carolina, where he runs a 1,000-acre farm after learning how to grow crops on YouTube.

At age 29, he still had plenty of NFL years ahead of him. But he walked away from the game.

“My agent, he told me, ‘You’re making the biggest mistake of your life,'” Brown told CBS. “And I looked right back at him and I said, ‘No I am not.'”