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October 1st, 2015 - 8:26 pm § in Misc.

More photos of Oregon shooter

Chris Harper Mercer, 26, apparently was an IRA sympathizer who collected Nazi memorabilia. His online dating handle was “Ironcross45,” and he called himself a “conservative Republican” in his dating profile. Last night, he warned friends not to go to college in the “pac[...]

October 1st, 2015 - 6:39 pm § in Uncategorized

Rand Paul is running out of money

Mother Jones reports that Rand Paul’s presidential campaign is spending money twice as fast as it’s coming in, and has enough cash to keep going for 3 more months. That won’t get him to the first primary. He isn’t doing so good in polls, either, and NPR says he could get kick[...]

October 1st, 2015 - 6:22 pm § in Politics

Alabama abolishes black voting

“Every single county in which blacks make up more than 75 percent of registered voters will see their driver license office closed. Every one.” — Mother Jones When the Supreme Court gutted the 1965 Voting Rights Act, it said “things have changed dramatically” over the l[...]

October 1st, 2015 - 5:47 pm § in Misc.

Letter from a sheriff

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October 1st, 2015 - 4:52 pm § in Misc.

BUCHENWALD 79: The gathering

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October 1st, 2015 - 3:11 pm § in Misc.

Trigger-happy cop shoots guy with chapstick

America’s cops are out of control, and something has to be done. Police violence against citizens keep getting more absurd. In Baltimore, a high-ranking cop — a district commander — stopped a guy for no reason and asked him what he had in his pocket. The man said, “a chapstic[...]

October 1st, 2015 - 2:39 pm § in Uncategorized

Trump flip-flops on Syrian refugees

Sounding more like a run-of-the-mill triangulating politician every day, Donald Trump told a New Hampshire audience yesterday that if he becomes president, Syrian refugees “are going back” home. Of course, for many that would be a death sentence. As civilians flood out of Syria to escape[...]

October 1st, 2015 - 12:02 pm § in Misc.

Breaking News: Madman With Gun Kills 9, Wounds 7 at Oregon Community College

A mass shooting at Umpqua Community College near Roseburg, Oregon, triggered a disaster-level response this morning in the central Oregon community just off Interstate 5. Victims were being taken to hospitals in Roseburg, Eugene, and Springfield. The state attorney general told news media that 13 pe[...]

October 1st, 2015 - 11:08 am § in Misc.

 CENSORED UPDATE: The earlier post was censored at FB apparently because the caricature used the N word.  This is a repost to FB with the N word and the caricatures of a Black and a Jewish man whited out.  If you click on the censored image, it will take you to the post with the […][...]