Good morning, kids. So after numerous attacks on shipping by these Yemen-based Houthi rebels that have seriously threatened international maritime traffic in the Red Sea, Joey Sponge-Brain Shits-Pants finally ordered strikes against their bases in Yemen. He also ordered all patriotic Americans to burn their Hootie and the Blowfish records as a sign of national unity . . .
Well, somebody ordered these strikes because just like the head of the Defense Department, Lloyd “AWOL-stin”Austin, Joey has not been seen in public for three days. The Brits also took part in the strikes. I’d wager that just like Clinton and Bush, all we hit were a few empty tents, a couple of flea-bitten camels and an aspirin factory.
“The President needs to come to Congress before launching a strike against the Houthis in Yemen and involving us in another middle east (sic) conflict,” Rep. Ro Khanna tweeted. “That is Article I of the Constitution. I will stand up for that regardless of whether a Democrat or Republican is in the White House.”
“Section 2C of the War Powers Act is clear: POTUS may only introduce the US into hostilities after Congressional authorization or in a national emergency when the U.S. is under imminent attack,” the California Democrat went on. “Reporting is not a substitute. This is a retaliatory, offensive strike.”
Echoing Khanna, Rep. Val Hoyle (D-Ore.) tweeted, “These airstrikes have NOT been authorized by Congress. The Constitution is clear: Congress has the sole authority to authorize military involvement in overseas conflicts. Every president must first come to Congress and ask for military authorization, regardless of party.”
Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.), the head of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, called the US- and UK-led bombing campaign “an unacceptable violation of the Constitution.” “Article 1 requires that military action be authorized by Congress,” she further explained.
Rep. Mark Pocan (D-Wis.) expressed his fear that Biden’s action in Yemen could risk the US “getting entangled into another decades-long conflict without Congressional authorization.:
“The White House must work with Congress before continuing these airstrikes in Yemen,” he urged.
Rep. Cori Bush (D-Mo.), a member of the far-left “Squad” of congressional lawmakers, called the airstrikes “illegal” and implored the 81-year-old president to “stop the bombing and do better by us.”
Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.), who has previously accused Biden of supporting “genocide” against Palestinians, also condemned the Yemen offensive.
“The American people are tired of endless war,” she tweeted, calling the airstrikes unconstitutional.
I. Can’t. Even. The chutzpocrisy here is just mind-blowing off the charts radiant. Here we have a figurative and probably quite literal Murderer’s Row of the most rabid, anti-American thugs whose only purpose in life is the shredding of the Constitution and what it represents, and here they are, wearing its moldering, decomposing skin-suit while parading around like some Jame Gumb, pulling its nipples and demanding Biden put the lotion in the basket and respect their authority to declare war.
I don’t seem to recall coelacanth-doppelgänger Rancida Tilapia getting all worked up about “endless wars” when she was with the rest of the gang in Congress giving a standing ovation to Zelenskyy. They get Article 1 right, but the 14th and 25th amendments vis a vis Donald Trump, not so much. Not to mention the 1st and 2nd along with all the others. But I digress.
Actually, I have to admit that these loathsome creeps do in fact have a point. But make no mistake, they could care fuck-all for the Constitution. The only reason they’re bitching and moaning is because the Iranian-controlled Houthis are aligned with Hamas, and have both called for and unless I’m mistaken even participated in attacks on Israel during or post the initial wave last October 7th.
In a sane world, a legitimate and sane president and Congress would have got together the moment the first attack happened, with the latter giving the former an immediate green light. Meh, in a sane world none of this would even be happening in the first place. The last moment of sanity was when Donald Trump took out Qassem Soleimani just over four years ago and finally had the Iranian mullah-ocracy down for the count. but the events of that accursed year and the following three have led us to the brink of disaster.
In any case, the geniuses in Foggy Bottom and Kalorama have put their degenerate meat-puppet poseur in a bit of a jam. They want Israel replaced as the dominant power in the Middle East by Iran, even if it means Israel’s destruction which would in point of fact be a bonus in their eyes. But the attacks on shipping in one of the world’s most vital trade routes demands a reaction that would piss off the Mullahs. To not do so reinforces the message that America as the arbiter of world affairs and perhaps the guarantor of world security is weak, feckless and ripe to be used as a doormat. The Junta wants America laid low and supplanted by the Davos-Beijing-Tehran Axis. They just want them to, pace Roberta Flack, “kill us softly.” What they’ll get, and in fact what we’re experiencing is a gang anal-rape by the latter day Mongol hordes.
Well-played, Kalorama. And let’s not overlook the fact that the fumbling, stumbling, gibbering Roomba of a criminal pervert presidential poseur needs something, anything, to make him look macho, virile and John Wayne-esque because this is an election year. Except that he comes off more like John Wayne Gacy as each day goes by. This will be a tall order since Joey didn’t even come out and give a live address about the strikes. He, that is his handlers, issued a communiqué. He hasn’t made a public appearance in three days.
They say you should thank God for your enemies. In the case of the hardcore Maoists that have taken over the Democrat Party, they’re too inflexibly ideological to understand or appreciate that Joey-Bama has to put on a magic show with a few missiles and bombs to bamboozle the LIV peasants. Unfortunately for the Kaloramans, the Jaypals, Khannas and Tilapias of their party are too blinkered to see the “nudge-nudge” “wink-wink” coming from the White House. Same as with their “support” allegedly for Israel over Hamas.
And of course, the more they bicker and moan at each other, the more the public understands how insane the Democrats and their leaders are, and they more they are turned off by them. Compounding this is the open borders invasion that anyone with even half of Biden’s mental acuity can see is intentional, plus the eruption of Jew-hatred and the disaster of the economy.
Yellen said, “I think when people are asked about their own situation, they tend to be pretty positive about it and some of the concerns that they express have to do more with their neighbors and the economy as a whole. And if you actually look at their spending patterns, spending has really been quite strong. And so, people are acting as though they feel okay about their own situations, but are worried about the economy. We lived through a period of high inflation, and I think it’s going to take a little while before people feel confident that that’s over and that they’ll be systematically getting ahead. And we’re seeing the beginnings in surveys and I hope and believe that that will continue to improve.”
So, I’m not unhappy because of my situation. I’m unhappy because of my neighbor’s situation. I’m happy and peppy and bursting with love! Yeah, that’s the ticket! Pfft.
I’m not going to sugarcoat it – I’m worried that we’re facing a terrorist threat unlike anything we’ve ever seen and that a lot of Americans are going to die. It does not have to happen, but because the people running this country are so corrupt, malicious, and incompetent, it will.
The people running this country have made choices – like throwing open the border – that are going to kill a lot of Americans because our enemies, unlike our alleged leaders, are serious people. They’re serious about subjugating and killing us. But the only things our leadership is serious about are keeping their names off pervert passenger lists, skimming endless Ukrainian cash, and pronouns, pronouns, pronouns, always pronouns. We have a distinctly unserious elite in the most serious of times.
When October 7 happened, we saw the Israelis caught unawares by an asymmetrical attack where a determined and cunning foe leveraged all its limited strengths against the Jewish state’s very few weaknesses, allowing Hamas to execute a short but bloody rape and murder spree. Understand that 10/7 was not a military assault, though it used violent means. It was an information operation, an operation designed not primarily to destroy the combat power of the IDF but to attack the will of the Israeli people and force Israel to change its policies. That did not work. Israel was stronger than Hamas imagined, and it hit back harder and more consistently than the terrorists expected, despite the shameful backstabbing by the Biden administration and the screaming of the terrorist wing of the Democrat Party here at home.
But what would be the effect if our jihadist enemies launched such an attack here in America? Again, while they would target some infrastructure – we are enormously vulnerable because we imagine we are safe – the real target would be the heart of our country. They would seek to use hideous bloodshed and publicized atrocities – including rape and mutilation – to scare us into folding up into the fetal position and pulling back from the world in reaction to the sheer scope of the violence and murder they would inflict. Imagine – because they have – murders and atrocities across the country, uploaded on the web, with waves of strikes occurring inside the decision cycle of our totally inept current administration, politicized federal law enforcement, and woke military.
It can happen. I fear it will. . .
. . . The scenario for the kind of attack I believe is coming is deceptively simple – infiltrate a large number of minimally-trained killers who have no regard for their own lives into the USA and shed as much blood as possible, preferably on camera. We are utterly unprepared for this, and in fact, we are helping our enemies by facilitating their ability to position forces to attack us inside the United States. The entire southern border is wide open – it would be a joke if it weren’t going to lead to so many deaths. We’re seeing tens of thousands of military-aged males walking into the United States. Some of them are infiltrators. It will not take much to organize a force that launches simultaneous attacks over the width and breadth of this country. Think 10/7 on steroids.
We are not prepared for such a mass attack. Our law enforcement can barely contain a single freak with a gun. Do you remember those idiots in Boston who blew up the marathon with a pressure cooker bomb? There were two of them with a couple of handguns, and they completely locked down a major metropolis for a couple of days. Two untrained idiots with a pair of pistols shut down the whole city of Boston. So what happens if you have 10,000 suicidal jihadists with smuggled-in automatic weapons simply waiting for an order?
Those of you who have been in the military understand command and control, but what happens if you don’t need it? What happens if you just position these people, arm them, and have them wait until a set time to go to a specific place and start murdering Americans? What if your plan was to launch mass shooters across the country, supplemented by some specialists with bombs and missiles, plus hit teams designed to go after prominent politicians, entertainment, people, and other public figures? You’re not talking about hundreds dead. You’re talking tens of thousands of dead.
I’ll take it a step further than Schlichter. They’ve thrown the borders wide open as a means to replace and supplant native-born Americans, a majority of which still understand what it means to be a real American vis a vis our real history, heritage and culture with a mass of illiterate peasants who neither have the ability nor, worse, the desire to embrace what we do. That makes them willing slaves of a government who’ll feed, house, clothe and take care of them with our money. Until it runs out.
The problem is, along with these illiterate but benign peasants, the large contingent of thieves, rapists, child traffickers and murderers in their midst notwithstanding, as the good Colonel points out there are untold hundreds or even thousands of Boston Bombers and Hamas monsters in their midst. And Red China says “Hold my Tsing-Tao, gwei-lo!”
Since October 1, 2023, Border Patrol agents apprehended approximately 15,800 Chinese nationals who illegally crossed the border between ports of entry, the report indicates. Official reports from U.S. Customs and Border Protection reveal the apprehension of 9,844 migrants in October and November. This leaves nearly 6,800 who were apprehended since December 1, 2023. . .
. . . The nearly 6,800 Chinese migrants apprehended since December 1, 2023, more than doubles the annual apprehension rate of any year before the Biden administration in Border Patrol reports dating back to 2007.
Most if not all are male an of military age. And how the hell did they get to the Rio Grande in the first place?
Along with thanking God for our enemies, we can Him for the Second Amendment. Funny how the Khanna and Jaypal never invoke that. In any case, lookie here.
Democratic attorney generals from 19 states and the District of Columbia urged the White House on Tuesday to crack down on an ammunition manufacturer.
Led by New York Attorney General Letitia James, the attorneys general sent a letter to the White House Office Of Gun Violence Prevention “to express concern about recent reports that billions of rounds of military-grade ammunition manufactured at the Lake City Army Ammunition Plant have been sold on the commercial market.” The letter claims ammunition from the plant was used in multiple school shootings, as well as the Buffalo supermarket shooting, and asks the Office to conduct an investigation to ensure it “stays out of civilian hands.”
. . . The ammo targeted by the attorneys general as “military-grade ammunition,” 5.56-millimeter rounds, is commonly used for popular AR-15 rifles, according to the Firearm Industry Trade Association (NSSF). One in twenty Americans own an AR-15, according to The Washington Post.
The Lake City Army Ammunition Plant is a 3,935 acre facility owned by the U.S. government and operated by a private contractor, Winchester Ammunition. A New York Times article in November linked ammunition produced by the facility to mass shootings, prompting Democrats to call for greater oversight on ammunition sales. . .
. . . States that signed onto the letter include Arizona, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, Oregon, Rhode Island, Vermont and Washington.
A California law banning firearms in most public places took effect in January amid ongoing legal challenges after an appeals court paused an order blocking its enforcement. U.S. District Judge Cormac Carney, a George W. Bush appointee, previously blocked the law in December, finding it “sweeping, repugnant to the Second Amendment, and openly defiant of the Supreme Court.”
If I were a conspiracy nutter, I’d say sensing a massive defeat come November, the Junta is opening our borders to actively invite mass acts of domestic terrorism as the reason to either suspend the election and/or declare some sort of state of emergency. If they can use that as the final pretext to either grab our guns or failing that grab our ammunition so that guns are useless . . . Do the math.
They don’t care if hundreds or even thousands of us die at the hands of the terrorists and criminals they invited in. So long as we don’t have the ability to not only defend ourselves from them, but from going after those who invited them in in the first place.
Crazy talk. And yet, crazy times. Have a good weekend.
ABOVE THE FOLD, BREAKING, NOTEWORTHY
- “Moore v. U.S. will decide if the federal government can tax unrealized capital gains not yet received under the 16th Amendment.” The Supreme Court Tackles Taxation
- Kurt Schlichter: “Our enemies are very serious about one particular thing.” (Our greatest enemy is in our own midst: the Democrat Party, American Left and the corrupt GOPe who are their confederates. Always has been, always will be – jjs) Our Incompetent Elite is Opening Up America to Attack
- Daniel Greenfield: “The ‘Islamophobic’ shooter of three ‘Palestinians’ in Vermont actually supported Hamas.” The Greatest Islamophobia Hoax in America Exposed
- Although it’s unclear when exactly she made these comments, her meaning cannot be mistaken: illegal immigration is good for Democrats. They want to remake the fabric of society with people who are willing to break the law and are openly admitting that those “conspiracies” about Democrats busing in future voters to control election outcomes are accurate. This isn’t a Republican candidate for office accusing Democrats of capitalizing on the border crisis. She said it plain as day: “I need more people in my district for redistricting purposes.” If It’s Really a “Right Wing Conspiracy Theory,” Why Do Democrats Keep Proving It’s Real?
ISRAEL AT WAR
- UK’s Daily Mail: “IDF special forces uncover major Hamas tunnel with suspected hostage blood inside.” Israel Uncovers Hamas Tunnel Network Used to Hold Hostages in Gaza
- “The indictment provides no evidence that Israel intends to hurt these women — only a statement about the impact of the war. It also omits the fact that Hamas rockets have hit Israeli hospitals and that Hamas kidnapped children and raped Israeli women. Among other errors, the indictment also misquotes the Bible in attempting to accuse Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of using the Bible to order ‘genocide’: it cites Samuel instead of the relevant passage of Deuteronomy, familiar from the Torah.” South Africa Claims Israel Trying “to Prevent Palestinian Births”
- “Now we’re talking about genocide,” Fetterman said. “Now South Africa now is now bringing that kind of a trial. Maybe South Africa maybe ought to sit this one out when they’re talking about the behavior of [somewhat garbled] Israel.” Fetterman is referring to an “alleged” white genocide that’s been going on in South Africa for years. Secretly Based? Fetterman Calls Out Hypocritical S. Africa for Genocide Claims Against Israel
- “So what’s really the conduct of the IDF in Gaza?” “Genocide”: The Population of Gaza Tripled Under Israeli Occupation
- “Something very profound seems to have happened to his moral compass because he’s often on the side of the angels now.” (On this he’s to be applauded. That said, he’s still a leftist. Perhaps not hardcore, but he’s far from “moderate,” whatever that may be – jjs) Sen. John Fetterman Powerfully Attacks Hamas and South Africa
- “I wish that I had not been captured on video in such an angry state and behaved in such a way, but I could not allow those people to impede my passage and in essence hold me hostage.” (Holding people hostage. Sounds familiar – jjs) NYC Driver Speaks Out After Confronting “Idiot” Anti-Israel Scumbags Near Manhattan Bridge: “I Had to Get Home”
OFFICIAL DEMOCRAT PARTY/LEFTIST-ENDORSED ANTI-SEMITISM, ANTI-CHRISTIANITY
- “While Democrat voters riot for ethnic cleansing of Jews, Joe Biden’s propaganda army claims the real Nazis are grandmas wearing MAGA hats.” Biden Smears Opponents as Nazis While Democrat Voters Riot For Jewish Genocide
- “If anti-Zionism isn’t the same as antisemitism, why are those that shout and riot against Israel wantonly attacking Jews indiscriminately?” Anti-Zionism IS Anti-Semitism
- “Once again, the Hamas crowd shows us who they are.” Grunts and Oinks: San Francisco Leftists Jeer Jewish Man Who Spoke Out About His Family’s Experience on October 7
- “Program of pro-Hamas, anti-Jewish speakers deemed security issue by Coral Springs Marriott.” Victory: South Florida Muslim Federation Conference Shut Down
- Raymond Ibrahim: “There are several objective reasons why the West should give priority, if not exclusivity, to Christian refugees from the Muslim world.” What If the West Only Accepted Christian Refugees from the Muslim World?
- “After October 7, the ‘Peace Nation’s’ Do-Gooders are backing off from the Holocaust.”Shoah Business in Norway
BIDEN CRIME FAMILY REVELATIONS
- “Hunter Biden made a 10-minute surprise appearance before the House Oversight Committee Wednesday before dramatically departing.” Hunter Biden Flipped Congress the Bird to Get B-Roll for His Damage-Control Documentary
- “And I’m really proud of how Hunter has rebuilt his life after addiction. You know, I’m — I love my son, and it’s had — it’s hurt my grandchildren. And that’s what I’m so concerned about, that it’s affecting their lives as well.” (What about the poor little bastard Navy whom everyone is ignoring? – jjs) “Dr.” Shill Biden: What Republicans “Are Doing to Hunter Is Cruel”
SHAMPEACHMENT 1.0, 2016 CLINTON/OBAMA COUP, CONGRESSIONAL PERSECUTION, SPYGATE, DEEP STATE, MUELLER DECEPTION
- “We have a situation where I’m an innocent man I’ve been persecuted by somebody running for office and I think you have to go outside the bounds,” the 45th president said. “What’s happened here sir is a fraud on me,” Trump said. “They want to make sure that I don’t win again and this is partially election interference.” Trump Blasts NY Case in Courtroom: ‘They Should Pay ME!’
- Well, that is the general idea, genius. He’s not being tried. He’s being disposed of – jjsXiNN’s Eisen: New York Fraud Trial Could “End” the Trump Organization
- “Noah Bookbinder, president and CEO of Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW), visited the White House twice in 2023, visitor logs from January to September 2023 indicate. . . Bookbinder began working for the Biden administration’s Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in March 2022 as part of the Homeland Security Advisory Council (HSAC), according to his bio on the DHS website. His name no longer appears on the HSAC membership list.” President of Left-Wing Group Behind Trump’s Colorado Ballot Removal Visited Biden White House Multiple Times (I’m sure it’s a coincidence and perfectly innocent – jjs)
CIVIL WAR 2.0: J-6 FBI FALSE FLAG “RIOT” & AFTERMATH, LEFTIST PERSECUTIONS, DEMOCRAT PUTSCH, AMERICAN DISSOLUTION
- “When a dog can’t be trusted among the vulnerable, there are only three options: train it, restrain it, or put it down.” The FBI – the Dog That Turned on Its Master
- “If the truth shall prevail, here is how history will remember January 6: peaceful demonstrators were finally fed up with a government that had become outwardly tyrannical.” Reflections on January 6
- R.S. McCain: “The people who elect Democrats are wrecking their own communities.”America’s ‘Social Justice’ Nightmares Have Only Intensified
AMNESTY, IMMIGRATION, BORDER SECURITY
- “. . . it’s because people like Senator [Mitch] McConnell care more about Ukraine than anything else — more than the border, more than anything else. He wants to send $60 billion of your money to Ukraine. On this issue, he is more aligned with Biden. On the issue of funding, of sending your money to Ukraine and sending it everywhere around the world, McConnell is much more closely aligned with Biden than he is with the Republican Party.”Rand Paul Says Mitch McConnell Plans ‘Sellout’ on Border Security
- “Leave your family, risk your neck, work your tail off in service to your country, only to come home with PTSD or a broken body? Thank you for your service and take a seat, we’ll get to you when we have some time. Grab a magazine though, it might be a hot minute. But jump the border illegally, violate our laws, and start sucking off the public welfare system? Happy to have you, come right to the front of the line, please! And if the dude with the prosthetic leg is in your seat, just tell him to move.” VA Blasted For Processing Illegal Aliens’ Medical Care Claims While Thousands of Vets Wait
- “The nearly 6,800 Chinese migrants apprehended since December 1, 2023, more than doubles the annual apprehension rate of any year before the Biden [junta] in Border Patrol reports dating back to 2007.” 16,000 Chinese Migrants Apprehended by Border Patrol Since October
- “It was an invitation to flout federal immigration law.” Biden Urged “Oppressed” to Cross Border. Now There are Caravans.
- Adams may wish New York City were populated by these “new Americans,” whose votes he and his fellow Democrats believe they own. But unfortunately for him, in Governor Hochul’s words, New York is “stronger” than before, though not the way she means. New York is stronger because its people are fed up enough that we are finally strong enough to fight back. NY Politicians are Trying to Put Lipstick on Dystopia
- Hello, Susan Collins? Hello Anus King? – jjs Maine Builds New Rent-Free Apartments for Migrants Paid by State’s Taxpayers
- “Texas is holding the line at our southern border with miles of additional razor wire and anti-climb barriers to deter and repel the record-high levels of illegal immigration invited by [so-called quote-unquote “president”] Biden’s reckless open border policies,” Abbott spokesperson Andrew Mahaleris told the Daily Caller News Foundation in a statement. Texas Authorities Seize City’s Property Along The Border
- “Sides with Biden against Texas.” (Time to annex Mexico and destroy it’s corrupt politics and culture – immediately after we do that here – jjs) Mexico’s President Demands an Outrageous Price for Help on Border Crisis
FIRST AMENDMENT ISSUES, CENSORSHIP, FAKE NEWS, MEDIA, BIG BROTHER TECH
- In concluding his cover letter, Jordan wrote that “given ODNI’s woefully inadequate voluntary compliance,” he was attaching a subpoena “for the Committee’s highest priority documents and information.” (Jew-hating traitor and Obama holdover Avril Haines – jjs)Jordan Subpoenas Biden Spy Chief For Big Tech Collusion Investigation
THE ECONOMY, STUPID
- “People are acting as though they feel okay about their own situations, but are worried about the economy.” (AYFKM?! This hag of a prune is the Claudine Gay of Titty-Caca AOCs: Inept, incompetent, ideological, completely unqualified, yet in a crucial position of power – jjs) Yellen: People Are Generally Happy with Their Personal Situation, But Worry About Their Neighbors, Whole Economy
- Janet Yellen insists it’s only your neighbor who you’re worried about. You have to believe her because she’s an expert! – jjs These Everyday Kitchen Staples Just Keep Getting More Expensive After Three Years of Biden
- “His [junta] is imposing a failing California-style labor rule that limits independent contracting on the rest of America.” By Echoing Newsom, Biden Risks Becoming Carter
RED-GREENS, CLIMATE CHANGE HOAX, DEMOCRAT-LEFT WAR ON FOSSIL FUELS, JUNK SCIENCE, LYSENKOISM
- “Not even an infinite amount of money can solve a problem that doesn’t exist.” The Cost of the Climate Cabal
- “China’s domination of car exporting comes as the Chinese automaker BYD, financially backed by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), is now the world’s biggest seller of Electric Vehicles (EVs) after overtaking U.S.-based Tesla for the title. In the coming year, BYD and other Chinese automakers are hoping to flood the U.S. market with cheap, subsidized EVs to sell to Americans who are turned off by Tesla EVs and their high prices.” (It’s almost as if China is colluding with our Junta so it artificially bolsters the EV market, allowing the junta to destroy fossil fuel vehicles when the market for EVs was collapsing. Nah! That’s crazy talk! – jjs) Build Back Better: China Becomes World’s Top Exporter of Cars
- “How is it good?” Sen Josh Hawley Grills Energy Official on Biden’s EV Push “Enriching” China
AMERICA AND THE WORLD IMPRISONED: CHINESE CORONAVIRUS FICTIONS AND FACTS
- Robert Zimmerman: “It has been plainly evident since the Vietnam War that the federal government has become untrustworthy and a failure, in more ways than can be counted, with that failure growing more evident with greater consequences every year since. Yet, Americans not only allowed such idiots to remain in charge, they have repeatedly treated them like gods.” Fauci: Now an Admitted L as Well as Incompetent Scientist
- Fauci, who can’t remember the origins of the “6 feet” rule of social distancing, now says the lab leak origin is credible. (As Ace noted, this is all the set-up for a perjury defense – jjs) Dr. Anthony Fauci Cannot ‘Recall’ Much About COVID Origins, Pandemic Responses
- “America’s leading university, has become a bastion of rampant anti-Jewish hatred and harassment.” Jewish Students Sue Harvard For Failing To Stop Anti-Semitism While Threatening Discipline For Fatphobia
- “[Birzeit] university also openly honors prominent terrorists,” including a suicide bomb engineer, and banned Israeli Jews from campus, Daily Wire added. You can read more details there, but the main and salient fact is that Harvard is partnering with a Hamas-tied, jihad-loving, Israeli-hating university. How can Harvard, which receives substantial federal funds and has many Jewish students, possibly justify this program in partnership with such a terror-promoting entity? Harvard Hasn’t Learned Its Lesson
- “Investigating a complaint alleging discrimination on the basis of national origin in regard to ‘incidents of harassment’ in Fall 2023.” Dept. of Education Investigating Brown U. for Alleged Discrimination Against Jewish Students
- “Hold back those donations until schools recapture their integrity and reset their moral compass.” We Need To Reset Universities’ Moral Compass By Withholding Philanthropy
- “Anything goes in identity politics.” Claudine Gay and a World Without Standards
EDUCATION, AND WHAT PASSES FOR IT
- “The order comes as the fight over schools’ secret gender transitions heats up in California. This week Attorney General Rob Bonta, who is expected to run for governor in 2026, filed a legal brief with the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to support a Northern California school district that socially transitioned an 11-year-old girl to a boy without her mother knowing. The girl’s mother lost her initial federal lawsuit against the policy and is appealing a ruling that conflicts with Benitez’s September judgment.” Judge Orders California District to Reinstate Teachers Who Refused to Hide Students’ Gender Transitions
- No wonder CPS didn’t bother using their $3 million tracking system; everything was paid for with Other People’s Money. If there was more money to be had “losing” a few tens of thousands of OPM computers, so much the better. Chicago Public Schools ‘Lost’ HOW Many Laptops and iPads???
- “The striking irony between the mindset of these activists and the scientific discipline they supposedly inhabit by virtue of being students at a STEM academy.” Compelling Speech and Behavior at a Math and Science School
- Dr. Namandjé Bumpus, who was named chief scientist in 2022, is slated to become principal deputy commissioner in early 2024 where she will help “implement key public health initiatives.” Bumpus made the benefit recommendations for university employees who conduct “diversity work” at an event with the University of British Columbia, called “Perspectives of Black Scientists, Science and Systemic Racism,” in March 2021, video uncovered by AAF shows. (This so-called “doctor” is likely another Claudine gay. So inept, the cannibals in the Congo rejected her – jjs) Biden FDA Chief Scientist Suggested Giving Perks to University Workers Who Prioritize “Diversity”
- The only way to restore faith to higher education is by restoring meritocracy on campus.” (This is only a small part of it. The fact that it’s “bipartisan” means the Democrats want to avoid dealing with the real problem: race-based admissions. Destroy that and the problem is solved. Then remove the leftists from the professoriate – jjs) Bipartisan Congress Wants to Defund Colleges Over Legacy Admissions — It’s About Time
- Almost one year ago to date, state health officials issued a standing order to allow over the counter or pharmacy sales of up to five kits of injectable or nasal spray naloxone to anyone, including minors, with no limit on refills. All Washington Public High Schools To Get Overdose Kits, Health Officials Cite Fentanyl Surge
- “How will pro-lifers respond?” The Next Battle Over Abortion May Be Coming to Florida
- “In the debate with Hillary Clinton, I said, you know, she’s willing to rip the baby out of the womb in the ninth month. And you know, I never heard this. It happened to me. It just came to me during that debate. I didn’t go out there thinking I was gonna say that, and she winced. Nobody wants to see that happening after a certain period of time. Nobody.”Trump Is Right: Americans Need To Understand Democrats’ Abortion Extremism
DEMOCRAT/LEFTIST AND RINO SCANDALS, MESHUGAS, CHUTZPOCRISY
- Robert Spencer: “Maybe the charges John Anthony Castro faces will bring him to realize the massive injustice of the “insurrection” case against the man he loves to hate.” Man Who Worked to Get Trump Dropped From Ballot Gets a Taste of His Own Medicine
- “I’m scared she’s gonna hit me.” Dem Congress Candidate Terrified Staffers, Report Alleges
- “Amaryllis Fox Kennedy served in an administrative role on RFK, Jr.’s presidential campaign from July to September of 2023. In October of last year, former Congressman Dennis Kucinich (D-OH) resigned as RFK, Jr.’s campaign manager, with Fox Kennedy subsequently taking over the role.” RFK Campaign Investigated Over $70,000 Payments to CIA Daughter-in-Law
- “Biden’s meetings with the donors at the White House might not be legal.” (As if that’s going to stop him?! – jjs) Report: Joe Biden Tries to Reassure Donors About Age, Energy, Chances Against Donald Trump
- “The two-hour catfight between Haley and DeSantis has been billed as the ‘battle for second place,’ especially in the forthcoming Iowa caucuses. The event was critical for both candidates, though neither seemed to dominate on the night, with DeSantis steadier on policy, but Haley more relatable.” DATA: Trump Town Hall Gets Twice the Viewership of DeSantis-Haley CNN Scuffle
- “As DeSantis and Haley walked off stage battered and bloody, Donald J. Trump, the real winner of the debate, sat less than two miles away entirely unscathed.” Winner of the DeSantis-Haley Debate
- Social media users savaged the former Secretary of State in their reactions. “In my mass incarceration era,” one user wrote in the comments section. “It looks like you’re concentrating hard on that flight list,” another user commented about Clinton’s facial expression. Hillary Clinton Reaches New Levels Of Cringe With Latest Instagram Post
FOREIGN AFFAIRS, INTERNATIONAL
- The president’s statement made no mention of Iran, who backs the Houthis. At the time that Biden issued his written statement, he had not made a public appearance since Monday. Biden has yet to personally comment on the communication breakdown between the White House and Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin, who did not notify the president of his hospitalization for several days. . . “I will not hesitate to direct further measures to protect our people and the free flow of international commerce as necessary,” Biden continued. “And I will order everyone to burn all Houthi and the Blowfish albums. Where’s Jill with my ice cream. Good morning.” (I added that last sentence, but it’s implied – jjs) Biden Issues Written Statement After US Bombs Houthis In Third Straight Day Without Public Event
- The only reason they’re all worked up is because we’re attacking a Hamas ally. And the only reason Joey is doing this is to make him look macho in an election year. Except it screws up his real intention to cozy up to Iran – jjs Democrats Fume After Biden Orders Yemen Airstrikes Without Congressional Approval: Unacceptable Violation of the Constitution” (That right there is a howler! – jjs)
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- “Tens of thousands of Polish patriots continue to flood the streets of Warsaw in front of the parliament building, The Hill reports, to protest the new government seemingly overstepping since taking power by shutting down right-wing media and arresting political opponents.” Polish President Duda to Pardon 2 Detained Conservative MPs AGAIN as Protests in Streets of Warsaw Intensify
- Leftists, both in America and in Europe, love to pretend they are in favor of freedom from oppression and freedom of self-expression and self-fulfillment, but the reality is that they impose political and societal tyranny. Then they try to destroy anyone who doesn’t accept their narrow and irrational opinions as unassailable dogma. Tarczynski called out the creeping Communism in Europe, too. “Just do not oppress us, you Communists,” he said. “We are free people, this is 2024, and this year will be ours, [the] free people’s year.” Posobiec chimed in, “Amen.” Polish MEP Cites Donald Trump as Inspiration Amidst Polish Political Crisis
- “In the capital on Wednesday evening, protests turned to violence after police officers, soldiers, and prison guards had unexplained missing payments for work, Radio France International reported.” Papua New Guinea Declares 14-day State of Emergency Amidst Riots, Looting That Have Left 15 People Dead
- “Taiwan’s next president must contend with his predecessor’s short-sighted energy policy.”Powered Down
- “. . . when all is said and done, Allison is just another coastal Liberal running with the same cable news preferences and talking points. In an op-ed for The Washington Post in 2017, he wrote how Donald Trump could ‘stumble into war’ with China. Trade wars, escalation over Taiwan and North Korea, Trump’s mean tweets — all unnecessary brashness he argued would lead us closer to war. Of course, none of this ever came to pass, but it became one of the most powerful narratives against Trump and Trumpism.” Graham Allison Explains Why Elites Lick China’s Boots
- “If you think it’s something new that the government and media are lying to you, think again. The story of the 2008 Russia-Georgia war is illuminating.” The State Department and the Press: More Falsehoods than Facts
DEFENSE, MILITARY, SECURITY AFFAIRS
- “Chinese ownership of U.S. land, in particular agricultural land, has come under increased scrutiny from GOP governors, who see it as a potential national security threat. Several states, including Florida, have taken legislative and executive action to ban Chinese ownership of U.S. farmland, the most recent being Missouri Gov. Mike Parson’s January 2024 executive order banning such purchases near military installations.” Second-Largest Foreign Owner of US Land is a Chinese Communist Party Member
- Deroy Murdock: “As the world burned, the secretary of defense vanished like Houdini — and no one noticed.” Lloyd AWOL-stin’s Dereliction of Duty: Deputy Hicks Vacations; Biden, Blinken, Sullivan Out of Loop
- “Lloyd Austin’s little unauthorized jaunt is just the administrative state’s latest adventure in unfettered power.” Lloyd AWOL-stin: A General Crisis
- The suggestion was that conservative media outlets and legislators, by attacking the military’s adoption of “woke” policies, had telegraphed to a “mostly white audience” that the Army was less attractive a career option than it had been in years past. (Yes, conservative media “pounced” on the DoD’s purge of competency and potential enemies of the Junta. Victim-blaming 101 – jjs) Army Stats Show Precipitous Drop-Off In White Recruits — And Some Blame Conservative Media
DOMESTIC AFFAIRS, THE COURTS, WASTE/FRAUD/ABUSE
- “As CalMatters.org notes, Newsom proposed spending cuts to some programs, such as state initiatives on climate change, and extra funds to help settle migrants that have arrived in California after crossing over the porous southern U.S. border. But Newsom is also dipping into the state’s savings to prevent budget cuts in areas such as education. . . At the time Obamacare was passed, expanding Medicaid, Republican fears that it would benefit illegal aliens were dismissed.” California Scheming: Gavin Newsom Wants to Raid California’s ‘Rainy Day’ Fund to Help Fill $38 Billion Deficit
- The governor’s sunnier take comes as he builds his national profile ahead of a potential 2028 presidential run—largely by pitching the Golden State as a model of Democratic governance despite its well-chronicled homeless crisis, increases in violent crime, and mass exodus of residents. “He’s just delusional about the whole thing,” said Lance Christensen, vice president of policy at the California Policy Center and a former staffer both in the Legislature and at the state’s Department of Finance. “It doesn’t pencil out, and he’s really optimistic if he thinks the revenues are going to come in.” Analysts Question Newsom’s Optimistic Take on California’s Budget
- “[So-called quote-unquote “president”] Biden sent us a nominee who didn’t know the basics of the U.S. Constitution. Judge Bjelkengren is right to bow out, but [so-called quote-unquote “president”]. Biden just keeps trying to put unqualified people on the bench—for life. People who don’t know the law have no business running our courtrooms.” (So, how is it she’s a judge in the first place? Hello? Disbarment? – jjs) Biden Judicial Nominee Torched by Sen. Kennedy Goes Down in Flames
- Rep. Lance Gooden: “Settlements should go to the injured party or the people’s government, not ideological third-party organizations.” Ending Slush Fund Settlements: Protecting the Public Purse From Partisan Abuses
HEALTH AND HEALTH CARE
- At least eight people were diagnosed with measles after a child who recently spent time in another country contracted the virus and was sent to the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), according to NBC News. The case was described by Philadelphia’s Department of Public Health as “imported,” but officials reportedly would not say where the child contracted the potentially deadly illness. (Mexico? – jjs) Child Sent To Daycare Spreads Potentially Deadly Illness Despite Quarantine Instructions
- “The 60,000 patients diagnosed with ovarian cancer over the next three years could be out of luck for a treatment, thanks to Biden and congressional Democrats.” How Democrats’ Prescription Price Controls are Making Americans Sick
ACTUAL SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY
- Bureaucrats when required to dot every “i” and cross every “t”, as it appears the Biden administration is demanding, can be infuriatingly slow in doing so, even if they wish to hurry. SpaceX: Ready to launch Starship/Superheavy by end of January but it won’t
- “RW Cephei, like Betelgeuse, is like a giant gas bag that fluctuates in shape like blob of water in weightless. This blob however so big that if placed where the Sun is its surface would be about the orbit of Jupiter.” Another giant star undergoes dimming
FEMINAZISM, TRANSGENDER PSYCHOSIS, HOMOSEXUALIZATION, WAR ON MASCULINITY/NORMALCY
- “Foster care providers’ top priority should be matching vulnerable children with a safe and loving home. Unfortunately, under the Biden [junta], moral and religious values are under attack by the far Left’s endless pursuit to further their LGBTQ+ agenda. We are fighting back against the Biden [junta’s] woke gender ideology and pronoun politics. Their new proposed rule aims to exclude faith-based foster care providers from helping children in need — not on my watch.” Sen. Marshall Challenges Proposed HHS Rule That Would Force Foster Parents to Accept “Extreme Gender Ideology”
- Examples of practices that would fall under criminal prosecution of the written proposal include “preventing someone from dressing in a way that reflects” their “gender identity” and services such as “counselling or any other form of talking therapy” that are ” intended to change or suppress an individual’s…gender identity” are considered to be abusive if they are part of a “coercive course of behavior.” Off-Kilter: Parents to Face 7 Years in Prison for Refusing Children Sex Changes Under Proposed Scottish Plan
- “Other countries that want to get their hands on American taxpayer cash better prove they’ve got enough non-binary transgender gay farmers first.” Got Gay? USDA Links Biden’s ‘LGBTQI+’ Agenda To Foreign Agriculture Grants
- “Trying to undermine the concept of rapid onset gender dysphoria, advocates succeed only in revealing their agenda.” More Sloppy Scholarship on Trans Identity
- Transgender boys, who are biological females, “may be less likely to use condoms when having sex with people who have penises and are at least as likely as cisgender girls to be pregnant,” a description for the grant shows. (Our government is like Idi Amin in end-stage syphilis. Apologies, I meant “Edie” Amin – jjs) Biden Junta Pours Nearly $700,000 Into Program to Prevent Transgender Boys From Getting Pregnant. No, Really.
CULTURE WARS, NATIONAL SUICIDE
- “Derided as the embodiment of the racist Old Guard, the philosopher compares favorably to leftist hero Rousseau.” When Voltaire Fell Victim to France’s Woke Mob
- “There’s a strong circumstantial case that welfare benefits increased single parenthood to some extent, but to what extent is difficult to nail down using scientifically rigorous methods.” American Dependence: The Rise of Single Parenthood
- “The museum is set to revise the descriptions of renowned paintings that had used the term ‘dwarfs’ to describe little people, contending that the terminology is prejudiced against individuals with disabilities, according to the Times.” Spain’s Prado Museum to Update Painting Descriptions That People Might Find “Offensive”
- “Diversity, equity, and inclusion mandates and quotas help grease the wheels for public financing of new pro sports stadiums.” Punching Tickets with DEI
- “Fordham, Notre Dame and Georgetown are just a few fatalities.” 30 Pieces of Silver: Catholic Universities That Go Woke
- Christian Toto: “Action star punches through stupefying tale in search of a corrupt First Son.”Beekeeper Takes Out the Trash (Including Hunter Biden?)
HITHER & YON
- “Harrelson was a member of the Mets‘ 1969 World Series winning squad, the “Miracle Mets,” as well as the 1973 team that won the NL Pennant. The 79-year-old was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease in 2016, according to the New York Post.” (One of my childhood heroes. RIP, Bud – jjs) Beloved Mets World Series Shortstop Bud Harrelson Dead at 79
- “It is claimed Hamilton did fire into the air above Burr’s head, striking a tree branch, to spare his life. Burr, however, took deliberate aim at Hamilton, delivering what proved to be a mortal wound to his midsection. His contemporaries did not remember him kindly.” (Typical Democrat – jjs) Happy Unknownth Birthday, Alexander Hamilton!
FINALLY . . .
- “My childhood just died.” Fruit Stripe Gum Discontinued After 60 Years
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