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Weekend Open Thread

Weekend Open Thread

| August 19, 2022 | 100 Comments

I remember watching “Wag the Dog” when it showed in theaters. Folks filmed staged events, then tried to sell these events as real-world events. The set up was obvious to the audience, the reporting on the set up was obviously nonsense. Tragically, when this is being playing out for real, many people want to believe […]

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Donald Trump carries out new level of trolling – endorses Democrats

Donald Trump carries out new level of trolling – endorses Democrats

| August 19, 2022 | 9 Comments

Trolling, or strategy? Donald Trump posted on Truth Social praising candidates he normally would not praise. In one “endorsement”, Trump explained that it was not because the candidate headed up the impeachment committee, but because he was “honorable, fair, and highly intelligent”. A Trump endorsement appears to be toxic among the left. From Red State: […]

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Pre-Trump GOP is “no more”

Pre-Trump GOP is “no more”

| August 19, 2022 | 20 Comments

Whether she is serious, or is just being political, Liz Cheney appears to believe that the party was hijacked and has now become a “Trump cult of personality”. It’s possible that she believes that her participation on the January 6 committee is a bid to save the Republican Party and even the country. Liz Cheney […]

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Former CIA director General Hayden agrees Republicans are worse than any extremist, violent ideology in the world

Former CIA director General Hayden agrees Republicans are worse than any extremist, violent ideology in the world

| August 19, 2022 | 80 Comments

Retired USAF General Michael Hayden, who as NSA Director oversaw the NSA warrantless surveillance program of Americans and then as CIA Director probably lied to Congress about “enhanced interrogation”, thinks you are a bigger danger to the world than any recent extremist ideology. Republicans are more “nihilistic, dangerous, and contemptible” than extremist and violent ideologies “around […]

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VA Fraud- Pax River “Family Affair” Conviction

VA Fraud- Pax River “Family Affair” Conviction

| August 19, 2022 | 12 Comments

Our indefatigable ninja sends us an update on an infuriating case of VA fraud, robbing eligible vets of hundreds of thousands of dollars. This hit very close to home, as a fellow NAVAIR employee was involved. The matter was reported here: VA Fraud and here: VA Fraud Update Navy wife convicted of defrauding VA of […]

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US Navy Forces Brit Warship to Strike Colors, Scuttle

US Navy Forces Brit Warship to Strike Colors, Scuttle

| August 19, 2022 | 12 Comments

“Huzzah, her sides are made of iron!” On this day, 19 August 1812, a legend was born. USS Constitution, under the command of Captain Isaac Hull, sailed from Boston on 2 August, 1812 to the coast of Halifax, Nova Scotia. On the afternoon of 19 August, 1812 Hull and his crew sighted the British frigate […]

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CNN’s “Reliable Sources” to be canceled, Brian Stelter to leave

CNN’s “Reliable Sources” to be canceled, Brian Stelter to leave

| August 19, 2022 | 16 Comments

The last “Reliable Sources” program will air on Sunday, August 21, 2022. Brian Stelter is set to depart CNN. A spokesperson for CNN informed Fox News Digital that CNN appreciated his contributions and that they wished him well for his future endeavors. For his part, Brian Stelter is grateful for the time he spent at […]

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Valor Friday

Valor Friday

| August 19, 2022 | 13 Comments

This week’s article comes by request. I’d previously touched on the heroics of Joe Ronnie Hooper in my “Most Decorated” series. While Major General Patrick Brady got the tip as the most decorated man of the Vietnam War (and by extension the most decorated officer and Army soldier), Hooper can lay claim to being the […]

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