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So in the future, can conservative hetero whitey white males expect MLB to hold a “Pride Night” for us? Or will we just end up on display at the Museum of Science, along side the other extinct species.

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What has been the clarion cry of the left? Of course it’s been one of disenfranchisement. They are the oppressed – the bullied – the back-of-the-bus riders.

And for years we on the right have heard that various left-leaning groups just want to be treated as equals – but that Jim Crow conservatives (that’s all conservatives, by the way) are holding these factions down.

We right-wingers have always been confused by this. We are the true, live and let live Americans. We are the ones who espouse equal rights for all, special rights for none.

But that has never been good enough for the left, particularly today, as they become increasingly radicalized. The left doesn’t want equal rights. They do in fact demand special rights for every new subset of the left.

Women and “people of color” did receive the equal rights they deserved. Yet it didn’t stop there. It never does with the left. Women now receive guilt-ridden special rights by virtue of Title IX carve-outs. People of color received affirmative action carve-outs. Both are special rights, afforded to no other groups. Hardly the equal rights that their forefathers and mothers so reasonably demanded.

But this is what happens when the radical left highjacks an issue. In the name of “women’s rights,” came the pro-abortion movement, or legalized murder on demand. From the civil rights movement came the decidedly uncivil Black Lives Matter, who berates, almost to the point of violence, anyone who has the nerve to just claim that All Lives Matter.

Next up – the homosexual rights movement. And as each new group popped up, they became more radical, demanding more of society, and claiming that this is the new “civil rights” movement. We were to celebrate homosexuality as equal, regardless of our antiquated religious beliefs. Their rights, it was implied, trumped ours. Still do in most cases.

Now there is yet a new civil rights movement – that of the guys who think they are girls (and vice versa), or the transgender movement. And once again, we are being forced to celebrate the odd among us. Yeah, I said it!

As the movement becomes more radicalized, they make more and more demands. No longer is it enough for society to tolerate these movements. We are no longer allowed to live and let live. We must take part in the celebration, or suffer the consequences. And as long as we continue to acquiesce to demands, they’ll keep pushing the envelope.

Speaking of pushing the envelope – In Great Britain, not taking part in the nonsense of transgenderism is now a fireable offense. A Christian doctor, who worked for the U.K. National Health Service for 26 years, was recently fired for his refusal to use “proper” or preferred gender pronouns. That’s it!

The Blaze reported that British government overseers said, “that noncompliance with the policy toward transgender persons ‘could be considered to be harassment as defined by the 2010 Equality Act.’” Wow! Fired for not calling a dude in a dress ma’am, or something like that. And the left are the oh-so tolerant ones.

Here in the States, Major League Baseball has become the target of the radical transgender brigade – or one team in particular.

It seems the New York Yankees, the Bronx Bombers, are the only MLB team left who has yet to celebrate the new “special” civil right of LGBTQ – EIEIO.

Every other team in the league has held an LGBTQ “Pride Night.” Funny – I don’t recall teams having a “people of color” or Hispanic Pride Night. I guess they’re no longer “special” enough. No – that’s not it. They’re just not odd enough to warrant a response from us evil conservatives.

New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson said that, “Pride Nights are really important to show the LGBTQ community that they are just as welcome as anyone else,” CBS News reported. And why wouldn’t they be, assuming they don’t show up in outlandishly inappropriate costumes and publically display the debauchery often seen at their dopey “Pride” parades. Otherwise, few would give a crap.

Which is why these groups act so outrageously – to purposely elicit a negative response. They can then cry foul, and accuse the repulsed of whatever phobia applies to their outrageous behavior.

But it seems common sense and reason has been flipped on its head. There is no live and let live, and supposed oppressors have now become the oppressed.

So in the future, can conservative hetero whitey white males expect MLB to hold a “Pride Night” for us? Or will we just end up on display at the Museum of Science, along side the other extinct species.

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John Bolton ‘Liberates’ His ‘Suppressed’ Twitter Account, Only to Drop Vagaries

Bolton’s tweets were a bit ominous.

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Former National Security Adviser John Bolton has been around the block and back, with a career spanning nearly two decades in Washington DC, and has found himself now in the middle of an impeachment fiasco the likes of which our nation has never seen before.

As the public testimony portion of the Democrats’ “formal impeachment inquiry” drew to a close yesterday, there were a crescendo of calls for Bolton himself to testify before the committee.  After all, his time in the White House was close to the epicenter of the Democratic allegations, and Bolton understands the game as well as anyone else.

But we must also recognize that this was undoubtedly planned by the Democrats as well.  The former Trump staffer declined to willingly testify without the protection of a court order forcing him onto the stand.  In stacking their Bolton-adjacent witnesses in the latter portions of the public hearings, it would put ever more pressure on Bolton to either put up or shut up before the time to gather evidence runs out.

There has been no change in Bolton’s testimony’s status as of late, but the former National Security Adviser has stirred a bit online.

And then, more curiously…

President Trump was asked about that first tweet during a wide-ranging interview on Fox News this morning.

Bolton’s ominous tweet appeared Friday amid a wide-ranging interview President Trump gave on “Fox & Friends.” The president was asked whether he was involved in blocking Bolton’s Twitter account.

“No, of course not,” Trump said. “I had a good relationship with John.”

We shall see if Bolton’s actions back up the President’s nonchalance, or if he will fall on the “resistance” sword as well.

 

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Rep Turner Gets Witness To Admit Bombshell, Debunking CNN Headline

There was more real evidence at the Salem witch trials.

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Rep Turner Gets Witness To Admit Bombshell, Debunking CNN Headline
Rep. Mike Turner slammed U.S. Ambassador Gordon Sondland during the Democrats’ impeachment inquiry hearing on the House Intelligence Committee. He got Sondland to admit that “no one on this planet” told him that financial assistance to Ukraine was connected to any investigations.

“After you testified, Chairman [Adam] Schiff ran out and gave a press conference and said he gets to impeach the president of the United States because of your testimony and if you pull up CNN today, right now, their banner says ‘Sondland ties Trump to withholding aid,’” Turner said. “Is that your testimony today, Ambassador Sondland? That you have evidence that Donald Trump tied the investigations to the aid? Because I don’t think you’re saying that.”

“I’ve said repeatedly Congressman, I was presuming,” Sondland replied.

“So, no one told you?” Turner fired back. “Giuliani didn’t tell you? Mulvaney didn’t tell you? Pompeo didn’t tell you? Nobody else on this planet told you that Donald Trump was tying aid to these investigations, is that correct?”

“I think I already testified,” Sondland responded.

“No, answer the question,” Turner shot back. “Is it correct? No one on this planet told you that Donald Trump was tying aid to the investigations? Because if your answer is ‘yes,’ then the chairman is wrong and the headline on CNN is wrong.”

As the exchange was taking place, the chyron on CNN stated: “SONDLAND: ‘YES’ THERE WAS QUID PRO QUO IN UKRAINE SCANDAL.”

“No one on this planet told you that President Trump was tying aid to investigations, yes or no?”

“Yes,” Sondland responded.

“So, you really have no testimony today that ties President Trump to a scheme to withhold aid from Ukraine in exchange for these investigations?” Turner pressed.

“Other than my own presumption,” Sondland replied.

“Which is nothing,” Turner fired back.

Full questioning:

Earlier in the hearing, Sondland told Schiff: “I finally called the president, I believe it was on the 9th of September, I can’t find the records and [the State Department] won’t provide them to me, but I believe I just asked him an open-ended question, Mr. Chairman.”

Sondland told Schiff that he asked Trump: “What do you want from Ukraine? I keep hearing all these different ideas and theories and this and that. What do you want?”

“It was a very short abrupt conversation, he was not in a good mood, and he just said, ‘I want nothing. I want nothing. I want no quid pro quo. Tell Zelensky to do the right thing,’ something to that effect,” Sondland continued. “So I typed out a text to Ambassador Taylor and my reason for telling him this was not to defend what the president was saying, not to opine on whether the president was being truthful or untruthful, but simply to relay I’ve gone as far as I can go. This is the final word that I heard from the president of the United States.”

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Lindsey Graham Drops Bombshell FISA Announcement, Says Report Coming December 9

This is what we’ve all been waiting for.

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With an election looming large on the horizon, and the threat of impeachment hovering over the Trump White House, the vast majority of Washington DC’s machinations are now under some sever chronological pressure.

The Democrats and their impeachment “inquiry” could be soon coming to a close, as the left struggles with just when to throw in the towel in regard to calling additional witnesses – many of whom will be blocked by the White House, or whose testimony will be devoid of all context thanks to executive privilege.  In other words, the left will need to carefully decide just when to pull the trigger on their presumably forthcoming articles of impeachment, so as not to deprive themselves of some grand piece of so-far-fictional evidence, while also being cognizant of the mood of the nation and the weakness of their case.

But there is likely another ethereal deadline weighing in on their decision-making as well, and it has to do with a second, far more explosive investigation occurring in Washington these days; one that could upend the entire narrative of Russian interference in the 2016 election, instead pinning much of the nefarious behavior associated with that event on the former White House administration.

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., told Fox News Wednesday that Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz’s report on allegations of a Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) warrant abuse during the 2016 election will be released on Dec. 9.

During an appearance on “Hannity” Wednesday, host Sean Hannity noted Horowitz will be coming before Graham’s committee on Dec. 11 to testify on the matter and went on to ask Graham not to allow a Friday night document “dump” that could muffle the coverage of the news.

In response, Graham smiled and nodded.

“It’ll be December 9th — you’ll get the report,” the South Carolina lawmaker said.

“That’s locked.”

The report looks to detail the allegedly uncouth behavior of the Obama administration in the lead-up to the 2016 election, specifically the possible exploitation of an unverified and salacious “dossier” being used to approve a warrant that would allow the wiretapping of the Trump campaign.

Should this report drop prior to the Democrats completing their impeachment charade, there is little doubt that it could greatly affect the national sentiment regarding those efforts.

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As Swamp Drains, Clinton Foundation Sees 16-Year Low for Donations

The American people are growing too smart to humor the Clintons’ shady charade.

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The American people have shown a propensity of late for cutting through the gibberish of Washington DC.

This sharpening of their political wit has arisen during a time of great turmoil in our nation.  President Donald Trump has swept into the nation’s capital on the premise that he would be shaking it up, draining the swamp, or whichever metaphor best suits the process.  This new sheriff in town attitude has trickled down to the people as well, and we find ourselves as skeptical as ever about the state of the union.

As such, we have looked deep within ourselves and our not-so-distant past to find evidence of wrongdoing just years or months behind us.  After all, this fits into the timeline in which our nation found themselves so bereft of corruption they saw fit to bring in a Trumpian solution.

Right in the middle of all of this swampiness sits former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, whose Clinton Foundation has suffered greatly during this political awakening.

The Clinton Foundation’s revenue has nosedived following Hillary Clinton’s loss to then-candidate Donald Trump in 2016. According to its recently released public report, the organization took in just $30.7 million in 2018 – over seven million less than the $38.4 million it reported in 2017 and roughly $218 million less than the $249 million the charity raised in 2009, when Clinton served as the secretary of state in the Obama administration.

The charity spent millions more than it took in last year, spending $47.5 million on “payroll, grants and promotion, among other items,” according to Open Secrets.

Thanks to the work of whistleblower outfit Wikileaks, the American people learned that Hillary Clinton was operating a pay-to-play scheme during her time as Secretary of State, in which she solicited donations to the Clinton Foundation in exchange for face time at the State Department.

This, along with her rigging of the 2016 primary elections, has reduced Hillary Clinton’s political legacy to little more than proverbial rubble, likely affecting the ability of her foundation to raise funds.

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Trump Responds to Sondland Testimony with Notes of Call on White House Lawn

Sondland’s CYA opening statement has been eviscerated by his own transcribed phone call with the President.

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Today’s impeachment hearing has been a tale of two parties, once again, but this time under the highly polarizing spell of a panicked Congress.

Gordon Sondland stunned the Republicans this morning during his opening statement, in which he stated quite clearly that a “quid pro quo” was present in the case of Ukraine, while also seemingly throwing a number of high-ranking government officials under the proverbial bus.

Apparently, Sondland got the mainstream media memo about the need for a little more “pizzazz” in these proceedings.

That opening statement hit the press ahead of his testimony, to get a head start on the news’ spin for the day, and appeared to take Ranking Republican Devin Nunes by surprise.

But, as Sondland trudged through the friendly questions of the Democrats and into the suddenly bitter then of the GOP, a new reality emerged.  In fact, the President had told Sondland explicitly and specifically that no such quid pro quo was to be had.

The President, on his way to Marine One, reminded the nation of this in his signature style.

Of course, these words come directly from a phone call whose transcript has already been read into evidence, and clearly shows the President assuring Sondland that nothing untoward should occur in Ukraine.

So do we believe the opening statement of a man who has already committed to refiguring this previous testimony in order to stay out of jail, or do we believe the transcript of a phone call emanating from the White House itself?

 

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Walter Reed Conspiracy Theories Spooked Melania Trump, According to POTUS

There has been no evidence provided that would suggest the President is unhealthy or that he had a medical emergency over the weekend. 

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A strange side story has emerged in Washington DC this week after the President made an unexpected visit to Walter Reed Hospital.

Impeachment has certainly been the focal point of the mainstream media over the course of last few weeks, much to the chagrin of the Democratic Party.  They are viewing these hearings as an opportunity to demean President Trump ahead of the 2020 election, understanding full well that there is no chance of a conviction in the Republican-controlled Senate.

But another, just plain weirder subject seemed to take over social media in the last few days, and it involves the President’s health.

Predictably, the mainstream media has taken a bit of a biased stance in the matter including AP News.

A lack of notice. Past failures to level with the American people. A tough week for the White House as public impeachment hearings got under way.

Add it all up, and President Donald Trump’s unscheduled weekend visit to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center raised suspicions about his health, despite White House officials’ insistence that the president was merely getting a head start on his annual physical.

For any president, a sudden trip to the hospital would raise questions. But such scrutiny was magnified with a president who has a history of exaggeration and playing loose with the facts, giving skeptics room to run with their own theories.

“The one thing you can be absolutely sure of is this was not routine and he didn’t go up there for half his physical,” tweeted Joe Lockhart, a press secretary under President Bill Clinton, who was himself impeached for perjury and obstruction. “What does it mean? It means that we just won’t know what the medical issue was.”

The inexcusable speculation even frightened the First Lady – something that the President addressed from the White House on Tuesday.

“I went for a physical. and I came back and my wife said, ‘Darling are you OK? … Oh they’re reporting you may have had a heart attack,’” Trump explained. “I said ‘Why did I have a heart attack?’ ‘Because you went to Walter Reed Medical Center’ — that’s where we go when we get the physicals.”

“I was only there for a very short period of time, I went, did a very routine, just a piece of it, the rest takes place in January,” he continued, noting that afterward he took a tour of the hospital and met with an injured soldier and their family. “I got back home and I get greeted with the news that ‘We understand you had a heart attack!’”

There has been no evidence provided that would suggest the President is unhealthy or that he had a medical emergency over the weekend.

 

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Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman Scolds GOP Rep. Devin Nunes Over How He’ll Be Addressed

The impartiality argument is growing thinner by the minute.

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The Democrats are walking quite the tightrope in their “formal impeachment inquiry”, incessantly attempting to paint many of their witnesses as non-partisan to counter accusations being made both by the President and the Republicans who are participating in the process.

This has led to a particularly contentious debate over the real, true purpose of impeachment itself, which Republicans have characterized as an attempt to nullify the will of the American people during the 2016 election.

Today, during the testimony of Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, a bit of that contention boiled over.

The testimony of National Security Council official Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman grew tense Tuesday under questioning from Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif. — as the impeachment hearing witness eventually scolded the top intelligence committee Republican for not addressing him by his military title.

The moment came amid a back-and-forth over the identity of the anonymous whistleblower whose complaint about President Trump’s July 25 phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky led to the impeachment proceedings.

“Mr. Vindman, you testified in your deposition that you did not know the whistleblower,” Nunes stated.

“Ranking member, it’s Lieutenant Colonel Vindman, please,” the witness responded.

Nunes corrected himself and repeated the statement, which followed questions regarding who Vindman had spoken with about Trump’s phone call. More than once, Committee Chairman Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., interjected to advise Vindman that the purpose of the hearing was not to expose the identity of the whistleblower, who is afforded legal protection.

The moment quickly went viral online, with a great many “resistance”-minded social media users cheering on what they say as a snide attack on Nunes, furthering the partisan hyperbole that these proceedings have already been mired in.

 

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