Be ready for an exploded Federal Bldg. near you.‘Perfect storm’: Bulletin warns of extremist violence as pandemic restrictions lift — No specific threat was mentioned for Independence Day. — Federal authorities are deeply concerned about the possibility of domestic terror and violence, including mass shootings, as the Fourth …Joe Jurado / The Root: Federal Authorities Warn That Extremist Violence Could Rise as COVID-19 Restrictions Are EasedJohn Wright / Raw Story: QAnon belief in Trump's ‘reinstatement’ could spark extremist violence this summer: DHSBetsy Woodruff Swan / Politico: DHS Intel bulletin warns of risks as attack anniversaries near
Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Tuesday, June 29, 2021
Monday, June 28, 2021
Cameron Easley / Morning Consult:U.S. Conservatives Are Uniquely Inclined Toward Right-Wing Authoritarianism Compared to Western Peers — Global Morning Consult data reveals a distinctive authoritarian bent in the American right — A scale measuring propensity toward right-wing authoritarian tendencies found right …Brad Reed / Raw Story: Alarming survey finds American conservatives ‘uniquely inclined’ toward authoritarianismEliza Relman / Insider: 1/4 of Americans qualify as highly ‘right-wing authoritarian,’ new poll findsTaegan Goddard / Political Wire: U.S. Conservatives More Inclined Towards Authoritarianism
Jason Wilson / The Guardian:Revealed: neo-Confederate group includes military officers and politicians — Leaked data shows other high-profile members have overlapping membership in more explicitly racist or violent groups — Leaked membership data from the neo-Confederate Sons of Confederate Veterans (SCV) …Joe Jurado / The Root: Politicians, Lawyers and Military Officials Found to Be Members of Neo-Confederate Groups. In Other News, Water Is Still Wet
Dammit, When Do We Start Killing The Aristocrats? Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand & Duchess Plugged
Sunday, June 27, 2021
I keep wanting to say the building collapse isn’t being covered enough, but it’s literally the top story.— Matthew Yglesias (@mattyglesias) June 27, 2021
What’s actually happening is people aren’t tweeting about it. pic.twitter.com/v3xd7gsIbO
Benjamin Fearnow / Newsweek:QAnon Supporters Express Boredom With ‘Same Old’ Trump Speech: ‘This Is Getting Ridiculous’ — Both QAnon and longtime supporters of former President Donald Trump criticized his Saturday night speech in Wellington, Ohio, accusing him of the “same-old, same-old” grievances against Democrats …Jeremy W. Peters / New York Times:
Trump, Seeking to Maintain G.O.P. Sway, Holds First Rally Since Jan. 6David Edwards / Raw Story: ‘Scores of people left early’: Trump supporters walked out of rally after his speech ‘fell flat’Ryan Nagelhout / UPROXX: Even Trump's Former Attorney General Called His Election Fraud Claims ‘All Bullshit’ As His Lawsuits Keep FailingJill Colvin / Associated Press: Trump Vents Same Old Election Gripes In Return To Rally Stage In Ohio
Saturday, June 26, 2021
Daum also debunked the widespread misconception in non-German-speaking countries that the phrase was used incorrectly and actually means "I am a doughnut", referring to the "Berliner" doughnut. That has become something of an urban legend, including equally incorrect statements about the audience's laugh at Kennedy's use of the expression.
Tucker on Milley’s comments: He’s not just a pig. He’s stupid pic.twitter.com/XNxNCBjLHp— Acyn (@Acyn) June 25, 2021
Friday, June 25, 2021
Also:Carl Zimmer / New York Times:Discovery of ‘Dragon Man’ Skull in China May Add Species to Human Family Tree — A laborer discovered the fossil and hid it in a well for 85 years. Scientists say it could help sort out the human family tree and how our species emerged. —Kaelan Deese / Washington Examiner: Researchers say ‘dragon man’ skull found in China could be new human speciesIan Sample / The Guardian: Massive human head in Chinese well forces scientists to rethink evolutionBrian P. Dunleavy / UPI: ‘Dragon Man,’ not Neanderthals, is closest human relative, researchers sayMaya Wei-Haas / National Geographic: ‘Dragon Man’ skull may be new species, shaking up human family tree
Did homo sap off both these poor bastard species as well as the late lamented Neanderthals? Stop breeding, killer apes.
Thursday, June 24, 2021
You can see what a shitty site it is by the censorship & the fact that one has to turn off AdBlock, Gawd's gift to iNternet surfers.
Trump Wanted Military to ‘Beat the F*ck’ Out of George Floyd Protesters, ‘Just Shoot Them,’ Says New Book
"The woman was described as being about 50 years old, 5 foot, 4 inches tall and about 150 pounds, with gray hair. She was last seen wearing a red-orange dress with floral print and black pants and was carrying a black bag."
It's murder out there!A homeless woman was arrested Wednesday night on suspicion of fatally shooting a homeless man in Mid-Wilshire hours earlier, the Los Angeles Police Department said.
We have no idea what is going on with Trump-loving evangelist Lance Wallnau, but his late night livestreams are getting increasingly weird. pic.twitter.com/3wpJNU3tD5— Right Wing Watch (@RightWingWatch) June 23, 2021
Wednesday, June 23, 2021
[Contributing Editor]A homeless woman suspected of fatally shooting a homeless man during an argument outside a grocery store near the La Brea Tar Pits was arrested Wednesday evening.
*Hell, this reporter was at Wilshire & La Brea, six blocks west of the action, around 1830. Might not've been had I thought/remembered the killer was still on the loose. Or maybe, subconsciously, I knew but just didn't care.
Just as bad as the friends of Jesus. Personally, this reporter never believed a word of the cosmic debris, even an eternity ago when he kinda sorta wanted to be a "hippie", freak or weirdo.Laura J. Nelson / Los Angeles Times:Jessica Camille Aguirre / Los Angeles Magazine: QAnon Just Keeps Making Inroads into New Age Wellness Circles
Taken in its entirety from the L.A. Times. If they don't want readers who don't subscribe, I see no reason to arse myself providing a link to their paywalled recycled police press release & on-scene reporting from a civilian (w/ a worse diet than mine) they probably found on Twitter or the 'Gram. What a fucking media universe.Los Angeles police are searching for a woman who allegedly shot a man outside a Los Angeles Ralphs grocery store Wednesday afternoon, sending him to the hospital, authorities said.
Tuesday, June 22, 2021
Obligatory egomania:I checked your brains but there's nothin' inside!
Monday, June 21, 2021
Internal Amazon documents shed light on how company pressures out 6% of office workersThe documents also highlight how much of Amazon’s human resources processes are reliant on apps and algorithms, even among the company’s office workforce.
Constitution Takes Effect, Dooming Nation, McCormick Invents Reaper, Dooming Planet, Activists Michael Schwerner, Andrew Goodman & James Chaney Are Ambushed & Killed By Ku Klux Klansmen In Mississippi
Sunday, June 20, 2021
The News Magazine of the Screen
(Vol. 5, Issue 10; Summer Review 1955)I.C.Y.M.I. children, here's what the grown-ups did this summer. You'll be in Saigon before you know it.
Saturday, June 19, 2021
Isn't this exactly how we should respond to such idiots? And why can't the fucking Army tell these whining little brats to vax up or get out? Are they not a risk to others, & national security?Lee Brown / New York Post:Cole Crystal / The Daily Caller: Unvaccinated West Point Cadets Allegedly Subjected To Harsh Retribution: Report
Friday, June 18, 2021
Still the 19th century, apparently.
Thursday, June 17, 2021
Yeah, but didn't their actual, competent leader say Joe's jes' fine?BREAKING NEWS: Former White House doctor Ronny Jackson and 13 Republican Reps send letter to Biden urging him take a cognitive test to prove he is ‘mentally fit to be commander in chief’ — Texas Republican Rep. Ronny Jackson, who served as Donald Trump's White House physician …Kevin Tober / The Daily Caller: Former White House Physician, 13 Republican Lawmakers Request Biden Take Cognitive TestVictor Morton / Washington Times: Ex-White House doctor, House Republicans push for Biden cognitive testJason Easley / POLITICUSUSA: Trump's Drunk Former Doctor Rep. Ronny Jackson Wants Biden To Take A Cognitive Test
That fuck Jackson should be court-matialed & have his croaker's certificate lifted pronto. Was he too drunk to read the latest spin?
*A contemptible person, especially one pretending to have money, influence, or ability.
Boil in your own effluvia, stupid apes.Tik Root / Washington Post:Earth is now trapping an ‘unprecedented’ amount of heat, NASA says — New research shows that the amount of heat the planet traps has roughly doubled since 2005, contributing to more rapidly warming oceans, air and land …
Decades of sexual abuse, misconduct allegations roil exclusive Ojai boarding schoolI'll bet. Bet you could find this stuff going back to the wk. the dump was opened in 1889.The allegations of misconduct and inappropriate "boundary crossing" at the Thacher School date to the 1980s.
Wednesday, June 16, 2021
"Road Rage" Bullshit TooThis senseless tragedy filled the local news when it happened; can't beleve it's already been three+ wks., but here are some horrifying details.
A literal "Killer on the Road". What next, United Snakes, what next?
What Is Wrong W/ These People?
[TPM]In the minds of the right, the international communist threat is back. And this time, it’s not just personal — it’s genetic.