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Archive for May 15th, 2017

May 15th, 2017 - 3:21 pm § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs


Memo Signed By Assad Transfers Command And Financial Responsibility For Syrian Militias To Iran Throughout the Syria war, Iran has played a central role in establishing the Syrian militias operating alongside the Syrian regime’s regular army and army reserves. MEMRI.ORG[...]

May 15th, 2017 - 11:00 am § in Misc.

An Uncanny Resemblance

Hmm .. Trump is nominating Sam Clovis as top scientist at Agriculture Dept. Dr. Sam (who has no scientific credentials) looks A LOT like Russia’s chief spy! PLEASE SHARE[...]

May 15th, 2017 - 9:21 am § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS 5/15: TRUMP ENDANGERS US INTELLIGENCE SOURCES … sensitive that details have been withheld from allies

  ψ Trump revealed highly classified information to    Russian foreign minister and ambassador . The information had been provided by a U.S. partner through an intelligence-sharing arrangement considered so sensitive that details have been withheld from allies and tightly restricted even wit[...]

May 15th, 2017 - 1:19 am § in Donald Trump

TRUMP rumored to nominate right wing legal thug as head of Justice Department’s Civil Division

 President Trump has asked Kellyanne Conway’s husband, George Conway, to run the Justice Department’s civil division.   First TRUMP hired a law firm to issue a bizarre statement that they have seen his taxes and there is nothing untoward, now he want to hire a thug attorney to be hea[...]

May 15th, 2017 - 12:38 am § in Donald Trump


President Donald Trump thinks the F-35 fighter is “pretty cool,” but he seems to be a bit confused about whether this was Wonder Woman or the US Air Force flying over Japan.  Last week in an interview published in Time, Trump said almost three dozen of the stealth jets flew over Japan u[...]

May 15th, 2017 - 12:34 am § in Donald Trump

BREAKING NEWS: Has Anyone Seen Trump’s back?

(TA News)  We have obtained a single frame from the “sex tape” supposedly taken of Mr. Trump during his trip to Moscow as part of his Miss Universe Pageant.  Image processing of the frame seems to show Mr. Trump from behind. His face is not clear but his back shows a tattoo. Has anyon[...]