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    Today, 06:38 PM
    US "had troops within six miles" of Turkey's recent attack on Kurds. US said they were given "less than an hour warning" of the impending attack - Turkey says they "gave two hour notice to our partners"
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    Today, 06:17 PM
    I believe these are US troops from western Iraq in to eastern Syria protecting Kurds from Turkey attacks, because US will need Kurds to attack IS in Raqqa (?) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4A9ev44rQFc
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    Today, 04:31 PM
    Who Made the Sarin Used in Syria? Scientific American September 2013 Some telltale signs could hint at the origins of the nerve poison Clues to the source of the chemical poison that U.S. officials say killed more than 1,400 people in Syria last month (August 2013) may come from the weapon casing, not the material itself. It is for such reasons that some experts say examining pieces of the rockets that the sarin arrived in is likely to be more telling, says Michael Kuhlman, chief scientist for national security at Battelle Memorial Institute, a nonprofit research group in Columbus, Ohio.
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    Today, 03:29 PM
    "Globalism refers to a group of ideologies that advocate the concept of globalization." "It tends to advocate for such policies as increases in immigration, free trade, lowering tariffs, interventionism and global governance." "It is typically viewed as opposite of nationalism, and has become increasingly divisive in politics in many developed countries, such as the United States" "Professor James defines globalism at least in its more specific use ... as the and subjectivity associated with different historically-dominant formations of global extension." https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Globalism
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    Today, 01:43 PM
    Published on Apr 28, 2017 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4A9ev44rQFc
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    Today, 08:35 AM
    That is all Paul Ryan is even trying for now . . . to keep the goonerment going for another five months. He doesn't even yet have the House votes to extend it that long - to the end of the fiscal year we are already in! Cinco de Mayo will be best for the start of a government shutdown . . . less political than the "artificial" 100-day-in-office deadline.
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    Today, 08:05 AM
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    Today, 07:31 AM
    fwiw, Senate Judiciary Chairman Sen. Grassley (R-IA) threw out a couple "softballs" to start the confirmation . . . Grassley : "Would you have any trouble ruling against a President who appointed you ?" Feinstein and old man Leahy get involved early in these highlights . . . Leahy brings up Obama-nominee Judge Garland of course I agree with Massie . . .
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    Yesterday, 03:47 PM
    Paul Ryan "creative financing" . . . because it will be better to shut down government on Cinco de Mayo ---- NAYS 30 --- Amash Boyle, Brendan F. Bridenstine Cárdenas
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    Yesterday, 03:28 PM
    Paul Ryan hard at work this week . . . nevermind "artificial deadlines" Congress Prevents Government Shutdown From Occurring on Trump’s 100th Day WASHINGTON — Averting a political embarrassment ahead of President Trump’s 100th day in office, Congress on Friday approved a one-week spending measure that avoids a government shutdown. Republicans had to be satisfied on Friday with simply keeping the lights on. The House approved the spending measure by a vote of 382 to 30 (plus 18 non-votes),
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    Yesterday, 02:47 PM
    United Airlines chief executive set to testify before Congress WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The chief executive of United Airlines Inc will testify before a House panel on Tuesday in the aftermath of the forced removal on April 9 of a passenger from a Chicago flight, an incident that drew international condemnation. Viral videos of Dao being dragged down the aisle of the United jet and Munoz's handling of the incident touched off a public outcry, and prompted calls from congressmen for new industry regulation. The incident also led United's board of directors to reverse an agreement to make Munoz company chairman in 2018.
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    Yesterday, 10:56 AM
    The news was reported by The Hatchet, an independent student newspaper. "I am thrilled to have an opportunity to join the faculty and students at the George Washington University for the upcoming fall semester," Paul told the university. "The George Washington University is one of our nation's leading higher education institutions and I look forward to my time in Foggy Bottom." Paul, a libertarian Republican from Kentucky who ran an unsuccessful bid for the GOP presidential nomination in 2016, had previously expressed interest in teaching about dystopian novels and their message about the government becoming too powerful. "I've talked about it, but unfortunately I keep developing other projects that get in the way. I would like to do it someday," Paul said. "I think dystopian novels are a discussion of politics, and sort of what happens if you let a government accumulate too much power." http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/rand-pauls-dystopian-visions-coming-to-george-washington-university/article/2621521
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    Yesterday, 10:25 AM
    Where the children of tomorrow dream away . . . dream away in the wind of change.
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    Yesterday, 07:44 AM
    Four cargo planes originating from Iran landed at an airport outside Damascus just hours before Syria accused Israel of attacking a military compound nearby. http://www.haaretz.com/middle-east-news/syria/1.786011 Analysis // The Attack in Syria: Israel's Policy of Ambiguity Is Nearing an End Strike in Damascus international airport attributed to Israel http://www.haaretz.com/middle-east-news/syria/1.786074
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    Yesterday, 07:17 AM
    Paul Ryan is saying that House will vote "when they have the votes" . . . No "artificial deadline" this time NYTimes counts 18 GOP moderates that could vote "no" - 22 votes (?) is the magic number for another Ryan loss with this Ocare revision 2.1
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    Yesterday, 07:03 AM
    Bucs, Giants, and Browns picked a TE in the first round. Charmin drops off toilet paper to Jake Butt prior to draft Butt has made a name for himself as a football player for being a two-time Big Ten tight end of the year. He is ranked by ESPN Insider Todd McShay as the fifth-best tight end in the NFL draft, which starts Thursday. On Tuesday, Charmin tweeted . . . "Have you seen the#CharminDumpTruck driving through? We've got a special destination for a butt-load of TP"
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    Yesterday, 06:48 AM
    Ja, you are right 'bout dat . . . and btw, jus' waiting for Secret Service to take a mini-nap or get diverted by a Presidential Pee Party
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    Yesterday, 06:43 AM
    If one gets really generous and considers that it is just that Trump is "ill-advised" . . . maybe he can eek out a grade of F+ for the 100 days. But then again, he chose to surround himself with "yes" men, when a dissenting voice in the room would make him look waaaay smarter than he really is. IF . . . Stalintrump did decide to play with cruise missiles in some sicko chess game lobbing bombs and missiles - - all for political gain and/or your "political capital" - that is the most despicable of actions and reason to play tomahawks . . . Then the Trump grade card gets a F- . . . with either a public hanging or facing the guillotine welcomed.
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    Yesterday, 06:33 AM
    Will United Airlines settle with the 4-year old in an adjacent/nearby seat who has received psychological damage from the goonerment actions (may have been brushed/bumped ?) or the customers who provided cellphone videos - without which UAL would have gotten away with it all.
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    Yesterday, 06:08 AM
    One could interpret Massie as saying that Gorsund was the only positive of the first 100 days . . . in order for the GOP Senate block and delay of Obama's SCOTUS replacement to have worked (after Scalia's weird death while all alone and they'd cremate the body immediately, according to "law") the Senators got a GOP nominee elected to President instead of Madame Hillary for the nomination. Sen. Patrick Leahy sure got made to look like another fine example of the need for term limits at the confirmation hearings. Colorado was the first state to allow abortions for cases other than when mother's life was at risk . . . six years later was Roe v. Wade to make it a national precedent. But, so, Gorsund stated that Roe v. Wade is the law of the land.
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    04-27-2017, 06:25 PM
    Paul Ryan's first plan - with Trump diving headfirst into the quicksand fast enough - was worse than Ocare is - and arguably lacking enough constitutional muster, if considered as an age tax mandated to insurance monopolies. The Freedom Caucus prevented a worse mistake in round one, although Ryan-Trumpcare was DOA in the Senate with at least Mike Lee and Rand looking like no votes. A 100 days in . . . with a majority in his House as well as over in the Senate, and the GOP nominee winning the WH - and Paul Ryan has managed the GOP "losing seats" scenarios - it didn't take him, along with Rinse Pubis in the WH, all that long to eff up with those majorities.
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    04-27-2017, 06:02 PM
    Honestly, if Trump did nothing and waited for a higher degree of confidence in the "groundless" intel . . . the Senate confirmation vote would have been the same. But yes, the deep state did convince him that he had to move right away . . . Russian navy was nearly there coming from the Black Sea for a few previous weeks. Thomas Massie was one of the few who urged restraint - and need for more evidence. UN is not convinced by the USA case.
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    04-27-2017, 05:30 PM
    Wrong about what ? Gorsund was being voted on Thursday regardless . . . they had determined they were using the "nuclear option" to be confirmed before the attack - maybe Tuesday. No Senate confirmation votes were changed because of the bonehead Stalin move by Trump at all. What "deep-state" holdovers (?) . . . they picked up two Dems, the one Senator from Colorado who introduced him to the committee who had already said in the Denver Post that Sunday he would not filibuster - all GOP Senators were voting for confirmation was clear . . . if you watched the confirmation hearings. Trump couldn't show restraint in using military action - as it turns out - against the wrong guilty party. That is not success - that is full retard. The objective to take out Syria chemical capabilities from that airbase - nothing changed. That will be FATAL to President Donald J. Stalintrump - politically, ethically, stategically, morally, economically.
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    04-27-2017, 05:22 PM
    France confirms the same "sarin-signature" as used before in 2013 . . . when rebels in Syria were determined by UN to have used surface-to-surface missiles in Ghouta, Syria. 6am winds were light from the south toward mountains for the heavier than air chemicals, and if I understand MIT prof analysis, casualties were off to right of the two-story buildings and towards the mountain foothills where gas migrated toward (?)
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    04-27-2017, 04:56 PM
    Trump did not gain political capital by the crazyman Stalin move . . . "to take out Assad chemical warfare capability, because Russia didn't do the job" Stalintrump just made a fatal, wrong guess about who was at fault for the release of banned chemical warfare, and that the capability has escalated to air-to-surface missiles fired from Sukhoi Su-22s. Before one issues a death sentence it is better to be sure you have identified the correct guilty party. I maintain history will show that this Syria cruise missile attack executive order was a total fail - strategically, economically, ethically, politically, intellectually. Congress won't be giving this flippant, erratic, unthorough and unthoughtful potus much, if any, war powers now. Internationally, the world won't tolerate another Stalin . . . so I'll presume Trump will be dealt with accordingly like other crazies in history.
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    04-27-2017, 01:58 PM
    Ryan was all grandstanding to have his plan voted on for the seventh anniversary of Ocare being signed . . . chickened out of the vote to avoid a public bloodbath and humiliation, and now he has Dems telling him when to vote on health care. LOL
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    04-27-2017, 01:46 PM
    Ryan doing an ankle grab here for a "Democrat condition' to prevent their vote against government funding and for a shut down ? Rand, Mike Lee, maybe Cruz and maybe Cotton could sink a House healthcare bill in the Senate as a "GOP condition" for the House Majority "leader". "There's a long history in modern politics of House members walking the plank for legislation that not only fails to become law but never even gets a vote in the Senate," Sen. Cotton said last month. http://www.newsmax.com/Politics/US-Health-Overhaul-Cotton/2017/03/18/id/779449/
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    04-27-2017, 12:02 PM
    Or blow this up right now, by starting the process of getting rid of RINO Ryan. If it is not a repeal of Ocare then the Freedom Caucus should pass on it again, and again, and again if necessary until Marathon Man gets the idea into his head to put repeal to the House floor at least.
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