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White House Needs a Taller Fence, but the Border Doesn't!

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Border security makes sense.
Sometimes, there is no need for satire, because reality satirizes itself.
What have we learned in the time since a crazy man jumped the White House fence, made it into the building, and caused an unmitigated panic? What did that incident teach us? Well, according to a new report by the Department of Homeland Security, we need a better fence.

A number of common-sense improvements should be explored. For sure, the fence must be taller; even an increase of four or five feet would be materially helpful.”

The report goes on to say that the fence should curve outward at the top, and according to Charlie Spiering of Breitbart:

Currently, the report notes, ‘pranksters’ and the mentally ill’ can easily jump the fence, forcing the Secret Service to make a decision about the use of lethal force. ‘By deterring these more frivolous threats, a more effective fence can minimize the instances when such difficult decision making is required,’ the report notes.”

Given the recommendations for the White House fence following an unwanted intruder crossing the border of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, one wonders what else could be gleaned from such an incident. What other situation shares similarities with this episode? Perhaps a situation of national importance that almost exactly parallels the one that took place at the White House? Intruders entering a space illegally by crossing a man-made border of sorts.
The report includes references to those who could easily jump the fence, such as pranksters, and the mentally ill. But what about drug cartels, sex traffickers, murderers, sex offenders, thieves, criminals, and possibly terrorists? Is there no possibility of them crossing the precious White House border? Oh wait—that’s the southern border of the United States. I forgot, the southern border of the United States has only a partial fence, with wide gaps—essentially rendering the parts of fence that are in place pointless. For you see, when one builds a fence, one generally seeks to make it fully connected, and thus, of actual use—like the fence at the White House.
According to the report, a higher, and more effective fence will deter threats. But I’m not so certain that’s the case. For years, all I’ve heard from the left is that a fence along the southern border would be useless, and not cost effective. According to GlobalSecurity.org:

“…Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff said a wall running the length of a border would cost too much. A 2,000 mile state-of-the-art border fence has been estimated to cost between four and eight billion dollars. Costs for a wall that would run the entire length of the border might be as low as $851 million for a standard 10-foot prison chain link fence topped by razor wire. For another $362 million, the fence could be electrified. A larger 12-foot tall, two-foot-thick concrete wall painted on both sides would run about $2 billion.”

There are massive discrepancies between the various estimations of what it would cost to build a state of the art fence along the southern border, but even giving the most generous estimate–$49 billion–the authority, that’s a drop in the bucket. I suppose tacking between $4 to $49 billion ($49 billion being approximately 0.29% of the $17 trillion national debt) would be asking too much.
Besides, according to Texas businessman Gary Jacobs:

“…it doesn’t matter how many fences you build, how high, how thick, if people want to get in they will find a way.”

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In essence, let’s just give up. It’s the same argument we’ve heard for years regarding drug legalization. Why are meth and heroin illegal? People will just do them anyway! Well, that’s why we call those people criminals, and that’s why we have prisons–and also a legal system. We don’t reward heroin dealers. We don’t allow them to “come out of the shadows,” and pay some back taxes. We arrest them, and put them in prison. I’m not saying that all illegal immigrants are on the same level as drug dealers, but some indeed are–some are much worse–and the ones that aren’t still broke the law to get here.
We are a nation of laws, and one which has extraordinary resourcefulness. Certainly the challenges of building a fence, or finding another method by which we could secure the border in the areas in which a fence is not feasible, are enormous, but we have the intellect, and the ability to accomplish it. It is merely a question of will. And nearly all Democrats, and most Republicans don’t have the will, because they have a different agenda. They would rather reward illegal immigrants, and keep the borders open in order to allow even more to come here. The elite political class, as well as big business, can benefit greatly from amnestied illegals, and so long as they can profit, they will not build a fence.
A better fence will deter threats. It works for the White House, but apparently not the rest of the country. I guess keeping the president, and the White House staff safe is of greater importance than keeping thieves, drug dealers, sex traffickers, murderers, and terrorists out of our communities, and our country. The safety of the American people means nothing in the face of political profits.

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Biden Unity Task Force Recommendations Copy And Paste From Comrade Bernie

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Former VP Joe Biden’s campaign released its much-anticipated results from the Biden-Bernie Sanders Unity Task Forces.

The 110-page document lays out policy recommendations for the former vice president and includes language for the Democratic platform ahead of the Democratic Convention next month.

Twitchy:

As Twitchy reported earlier, the Biden-Sanders Unity Task Force issued its recommended guidance for the DNC to follow this election cycle, and that included eliminating anything that would allegedly pull needed resources from public schools, including private charter schools and school vouchers. No surprise there, really.

GOP rapid response director Steve Guest got his hands on Joe Biden’s Unity Task Force recommendations and found that Biden pulls a lot — word-for-word — from Bernie Sanders’ socialist platform.

We don’t even care if Sleepy Joe wants to copy somebody else’s homework — it’s whose homework we’re worried about. More

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Conservative Gives Perfect Description Of Modern Progressives’ Origin Story

Hilarious!

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If Animal Farm and 1984 went and got drunk and got busy and then ta-da—their baby is modern progressivism. These were not supposed to be instruction manuals, these were supposed to be warnings.

Twitter goes wild:

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Singer Issues Vulgar Statement After His Song Was Played During Phoenix Trump Rally

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Singer Issues Vulgar Statement After His Song Was Played During Phoenix Trump Rally

The frontman for Panic! At The Disco, slammed the Trump campaign after Trump walked out to one of the band’s songs before his event in Phoenix, Arizona.

“Dear Trump Campaign, F— you. You’re not invited. Stop playing my song. No thanks, Brendon Urie, Panic! At The Disco & company,” he tweeted.

In a second tweet, Urie addressed “Everyone Else,” urging them to “vote this monster out” and added a link to help people get registered to vote.

“Dear Everyone Else, Donald Trump represents nothing we stand for. The highest hope we have is voting this monster out in November.”

“Donald Trump represents nothing we stand for. The highest hope we have is voting this monster out in November. ” Since the left stands for violence, assault, arson, murder, killing babies, beating up old people, stealing, destroying people’s homes, destroying businesses yeah, they’re correct. President Donald Trump stands for none of that.

WJ:

As the presidential election nears, celebrities across the nation have been voicing their disapproval for President Trump more than normal.

Last week, rock-and-roll legend Bruce Springsteen criticized Trump on his SiriusXM show, and most recently, pop-rock band Panic! at the Disco’s Brendon Urie voiced his opinions on the president.

Following Trump’s rally in Phoenix, Arizona, on Tuesday evening, Urie discovered that the band’s hit song “High Hopes” was played during the event.

Urie published a strongly-worded tweet aimed at Trump and his campaign that same night. More

Funny how these musicians sell-outs get mad when people buy the rights to use their music. Did Brendon Urie consider that this is the first time many Americans have ever heard of him?

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Team Trump: Joe Biden’s staff leaked who the campaign is vetting for cabinet positions!

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Michael Flynn Victory: Federal Appeals Court Rules District Judge Must Drop Charges

A huge win for Michael Flynn!

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A federal appeals court today ordered a lower court to allow the case against former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn to be dismissed, as requested by the Justice Department.

The abrupt ending came in a 2-1 ruling and order from judges on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia.

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A three-judge panel on the US Court of Appeals in Washington, DC, ordered the federal judge overseeing the case against Michael Flynn to dismiss the prosecution on Wednesday, marking another big twist for the most high-profile former Donald Trump official to face criminal charges from special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe.

In a 2-1 decision, the appeals court also overturned US District Judge Emmet Sullivan’s decision to bring in a retired federal judge and veteran prosecutor to argue against the Justice Department’s motion to dismiss Flynn’s case. Sullivan had scheduled a July 16 hearing to weigh whether or not to toss out the case against President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser.

The appeals court ruled that Sullivan does not have the authority to prolong Flynn’s prosecution or examine the Justice Department’s motivation for wanting to drop the case.

“This is not the unusual case where a more searching inquiry is justified,” Judge Neomi Rao, a Trump-appointed judge, wrote in the majority opinion. Rao was joined by Judge Karen LeCraft Henderson, an appointee of President George H.W. Bush.

The appeals court’s decision is a major victory for the former national security adviser, whose legal team has argued for months that the government  unfairly targeted him for political reasons. More

The DC Court of Appeals in NOT a bastion of conservatism. They did the right thing. Good for them. That is what Judge Emmet Sullivan gets for being an activist judge instead of an impartial one. Now it’s time to start the process to remove Judge Sullivan for abuse of power and political bias.

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Laura Loomer Drops Truth Bomb On Democrat’s Plans To Defund Our Police

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Laura Loomer Drops Truth Bomb On Democrat’s Plans To Defund Our Police

Laura Loomer is about to release her first campaign ad telling the truth about the Democrat’s plans to defund our police.

Her goal is to get this video in front of all 136,000 Republicans and 158,000 independents within the next few days – THREE TIMES. To do that, she needs to raise $21,975 in the next 48 hours.

Please donate to help Laura win this!

Florida Republican congressional candidate Laura Loomer is surging ahead of Nancy Pelosi’s puppet Lois Frankel. Why? Because Americans want Law & Order while Democrats want total chaos!

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Capital Hill Autonomous Zone Beefs Up Border Wall, Deports Conservative Visitors

This all sounds a little…fascist…doesn’t it?

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Something strange is occurring in Seattle, and it is quickly becoming the talk of the nation.

In the Capital Hill district of the Washington State capital, police were forced to abandon the 13th Precinct some days ago, during hearty demonstrations spawned from the death of George Floyd at the hands of the Minneapolis police.  In their absence, protesters took control of approximately six city blocks, renaming the area the “Capital Hill Autonomous Zone”, and warning visitors that they would be “leaving the USA” as they stepped into Free Cap Hill.

And while this quasi-secession appears to be led by the far left, they are seemingly resorting to some fairly “fascist” tactics…at least by their own standards.

Seattle, Washington’s Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone (CHAZ) — formed by anarchists, Antifa members, and Black Lives Matter activists — has set up a border wall surrounding its perimeters and is seemingly conducting ‘deportations’.

CHAZ, a six-square block autonomous zone, has clear and precise borders made up of mostly vehicle barriers and various forms of fencing.

Photos from CHAZ show the border controls:

A sign is seen on a barrier at an entrance to the so-called “Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone” on June 10, 2020 in Seattle, Washington. (David Ryder/Getty Images)

Barriers are seen on a street leading to the Seattle Police Departments East Precinct on June 9, 2020 in Seattle, Washington. (David Ryder/Getty Images)

A protester uses a scope on top of a barricade to look for police approaching the newly created Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone (CHAZ) in Seattle, Washington on June 11, 2020. (JASON REDMOND/AFP via Getty Images)

Furthermore, there appears to be an issue with free speech within the CHAZ.

On Thursday, reporter Julio Rosas captured a moment where CHAZ occupants kicked out a man who said he was a pro-life activist and had been live-streaming from inside the autonomous zone.

The man was taunted by a mob as he was kicked out. The process was far less technical and impartial than the deportation process of the United States federal government.

Protesters in other US cities have also begun to consider creating their own “autonomous zones”, including in Nashville, Tennessee.

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