Sunday, July 22, 2018

Dear @MaggieNYT, @BrianStelter, @CallumBorchers, @PeterBeinart: Now that the FISA applications prove Mark Levin was correct, will you do the honorable thing?

I won't hold my breath *.

But let's rewind. I've gotten ahead of myself here.

In March of 2017, Mark Levin ignited a media firestorm by asserting that the Obama administration had wiretapped first candidate, and then President-Elect, Trump. Although he used legacy media's own reports to state his case, Levin was relentlessly assailed by legacy media.

An archetypal example was the loathsome Brian Stelter of the failing CNN network:

8 KEY TAKEAWAYS: A Deep Dive into the Scandalous FISA Warrant Used to Spy on the Trump Campaign

For those who haven't had the time to review the 412-page FISA application that was used to spy on the Trump campaign, I've culled a few key highlights.

1. The Application Lied About Carter Page

Carter Page is described as "an agent of a foreign power", which was and is clearly not the case. Carter Page is walking around free as a bird, giving interviews to anyone who asks, and stating that the FBI lied about him repeatedly.


Larwyn's Linx: A Review of the DOJ/FBI FISA Application Release

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Nation

A Review of the DOJ/FBI FISA Application Release: CTH
One FISA Passage at Heart of Mueller’s Collusion Case Against Trump?: Mark Tapscott
DoJ FISA Docs Strongly Suggest a Corrupt and Dishonest FBI: S. Noble

A Garden of Idiots: The Z Man
President Trump Waives Attorney-Client Privilege for Cohen Tape: S. Noble
Former ICE Chief: We've Arrested More Than 2,000 Sexual Predators: Timothy Meads

The War Against Brett Kavanaugh Is Over: Stuart Schneiderman
The Manipulative Nature of Trump’s Critics: Christopher Roach
SCOTUS is too powerful. How can we change that?: C Liberty C

Why is Mueller handing off key cases?: Byron York
I'm sure a new slew of FBI people quit the other day for no particular reason: Stealth Jeff
Muslim-clad thieves rob banks in New York and Ohio: Creeping

Scandal Central

James Clapper’s Uncomfortable Relationship with Honesty: Jeff Carlson
Ugly breakup at FBI: Lisa Page throws ex-lover, Peter Strzok, under the bus: The Duran
Inspector General: Obama Paid $300 Million To ‘People Who Don’t Exist’: Baxter Dmitry

Climate, Energy & Regulations

EPA’s acting head is as much a foe of Obama’s regulations as Pruitt was: Leslie Eastman

Media

Perspective: The Media are Just as Complicit In The DOJ Corruption and FISA Abuse: CTH
Culture War: Stealth Jeff
The first meeting of the Committee to Investigate the Committee to Investigate Russia: The_War_Economy

NYT asks how dare the National Enquirer act like us?: Don Surber
At Helsinki, Trump Undermined Our Power-Abusing Intelligence Agencies, Not America: Willis L. Krumholz
Judge Jeanine Pirro Thanks Whoopi Goldberg For Making Her Book Number One on Amazon: Mediaite

World

Trump’s Actions Against Russia: Nick Short
Mossad said to have thwarted Iranian plot to bomb opposition rally in France: TOI
Facing protests at home, Iran supports terror abroad: Joseph Hammond

Trump won big at Helsinki: Caroline Glick
Why Did English Become the International Language?: Target Liberty
Why Is This Not Treason?: GoV (2011)

Sci-Tech (courtesy BadBlue Tech News)

Facebook As The Ultimate Government Surveillance Tool?: Forbes
Cassini mosaics reveal clearest views of Titan: DailyMail
Ecuador Will Hand Over Julian Assange to the UK. What Comes Next?: Intercept

Cornucopia

Chill: It’s Not Time To Get All Wee-weed Up Yet: MOTUS
Tutorial: Become a Millennial Moonbat in 5 Minutes: Moonbattery
Guy Destroys His Truck With Tanks: BattleSwarm

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Saturday, July 21, 2018

WOW: Even heavily redacted, the FISA warrant to spy on the Trump campaign is shocking...

By Stealth Jeff

450 pages pertaining to the FBI's FISA Warrant to spy on Carter Page have been released.

Heavily redacted. (int.nyt.com/data/documenth…) Even with redactions, wow.

There is NO DOUBT at this point the fake Steele Dossier was used to get this FISA Warrant.

Months of pimping that Papadopoulos fake narrative down the toilet! Time to remind everybody yet again of what they already know: after TWO YEARS 'agent of a foreign power' Carter Page has been charged with....what was that?

Take a guess.

MARK LEVIN: Only two entities interfered in our election --- Russia and the Obama administration

By Mark Levin

The liberals, the media, the Democrats, and some Republicans are very upset about Russia. They've had more positions on Russia than Stormy Daniels as far as I'm concerned. Let me point out some history -- this is very, very important.

John McCain, God bless him, and others have said that what Trump did at that press conference is the worst interaction we've ever had with Russia, the worst diplomatic disaster ever. Forget about the media, I want you to know something:

Larwyn's Linx: Report: Lisa Page under oath said there was no basis for Mueller's appointment

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Nation

Under oath, Lisa Page said there was no basis for Mueller's appointment: Thomas Lifson
Hating Lincoln... and Trump: Robert Spencer
Noncitizen illegal vote number higher than estimated: Times

Who is Betraying America?: Caroline Glick
Trump, Russia, and Manufactured Hysteria: Bill Kilgore
WaPo Basically Admits That Mexico Is A S***Hole Country: Jazz Shaw

Terror Plot Foiled: Authorities Bust Plan to KILL 10,000 in California: Vlad Tepes
Manhattan Madam Kristin Davis Subpoenaed by Robert Mueller: TMZ
LGBTQ Totalitarianism: Destruction of St. Patrick's Day Parade: Amy Contrada

Trump blasts former attorney Cohen for secretly recording conversations: Katie Leach
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Missouri Visit Poses Obstacle for Claire McCaskill: Brent Scher
FBI Director Christopher Wray Outlines China is Biggest Intelligence Threat: CTH

Economy

President Trump Pledge To America’s Workers…: CTH

Scandal Central

Brennan and the 2016 Spy Scandal: Kimberley A. Strassel
Strzok Statements About Weiner/Abedin Laptop Conflict With DOJ Inspector General: CTH
The Constitutional Crisis of Rejecting Election Losses: Rich Logis

Media

Extensive CNBC Interview With President Trump That Destroys Media Narrative…: CTH
Senator Rand Paul Discusses Comrade Trump Derangement Syndrome…: CTH
Trump blasts NFL millionaire ingrates, again: Caitlin Yilek

Benghazi Survivor Scorches Hillary After She Attacks Trump For Not ‘Defending’ US Ambassadors: DC
Disney Fires 'Guardians' Director James Gunn Over Disturbing Pedophilia Tweets: John Nolte
Slate's Jamelle Bouie: Reporters on Mission to 'Fracture Donald Trump’s Base': Joshua Caplan

World

Paul Joseph Watson Video: The Truth About Migrants: FPM
Austrian state may require Jews to register to buy kosher meat: Haaretz
Trump: I Could Be Putin’s ‘Worst Enemy’ if Relationship Doesn’t Work Out: David Rutz

Sci-Tech (courtesy BadBlue Tech News)

The Fourth World, Visualized: How Much
Facebook Restores Coinbase Crypto Ads, No Intent to Block Legitimate Companies: Nick Chong
Copyright Troll Law Firm Broke Copyright Law, Disciplinary Board Finds: TorrentFreak

Cornucopia

Good Populism and the historic importance of the middle class: Maggie's Farm
Self Control: The Overlooked Key to Wealth and Health: Rosalinda Rosales
Grab a Cup of Covfefe and Tweet Like Your Favorite Person: MOTUS

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Friday, July 20, 2018

NOT A #WITCHHUNT AT ALL: Mueller Gave Tony Podesta Immunity To Testify Against Manafort

By Chuck Ross

Special counsel Robert Mueller has offered Clinton-connected superlobbyist Tony Podesta immunity in order to testify against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, according to Fox News host Tucker Carlson.

“Tonight we can report exclusively based on two separate sources we spoke to today that Tony Podesta has been offered immunity by Robert Mueller to testify against Paul Manafort,” reported Carlson.

The Daily Caller News Foundation has not independently confirmed the report.

Podesta, whose brother is Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta, worked with Manafort’s consulting firm in 2012 on a project to help a Ukrainian non-profit group that supported then-Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych.

Manafort has been indicted on numerous counts of conspiracy and fraud related to the work, which ended two years before the longtime Republican operative joined the Trump campaign.

Larwyn's Linx: Trump: Set Up, Framed And Persecuted By The Intelligence Community

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Nation

Trump: Set Up, Framed And Persecuted By The Intelligence Community: Sidney Powell
A Ghastly and Tasteless Escalation of Tensions…With Ourselves: Conrad Black
Distinguishing Civil War from Social Anarchy: E.M. Cadwaladr

Everyone Is Smart Except Trump: Dov Fischer
THe Intel Community and the Leak From Inside Putin's Inner Circle: Ace
The Left's Embarrassing Plea for Open Borders: Michael Cutler

Mueller offers Tony Podesta immunity to testify against Manafort: Report: Daniel Chaitin
Mr. President, Declassify Documents on Russia Collusion Now: R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr.
Mueller indictment of 12 Russians runs into law of unintended consequences: T. Lifson

Trump: Has No Confidence in Intel Led by Brennan, Clapper, Comey: Charlie Spiering
Trump: Biden Would Be My ‘Dream’ Opponent in 2020: Jack Heretik
Non-profit Files FEC Complaint Against Clinton Campaign, DNC Over Dossier: Kristina Wong

Economy

Elizabeth Warren Robs Working Class Americans With Indian Casino Bill: Daniel Greenfield
Janus Is Only the Beginning: Steven Greenhut
NJ considers taxing tap water: Fox5NY

Scandal Central

Strzok Text on Opening a 'Case' While McCabe Was FBI Director Related to Russia: Kristina Wong
Lisa Page Confirms: The Chinese, Not The Russians, Hacked Hillary’s Emails: Patrick Howley
Voting machine company admits it lied, machines backdoored, with remote access software: Boing Boing

Climate, Energy & Regulations

Texas to pass Iraq and Iran as world's No. 3 oil powerhouse.: KITV
Why Are "Thousands" of Teslas Sitting In a Field in California?: ZH

Media

Sebastian Gorka: John Brennan Is A “Traitor” & “Communist”: Standard
New York Times Profiles George Soros, Fails to Note His $3 Million Investment in Company: Brent Scher
Whoopi Goldberg spit On Jeanine Pirro, Screamed 'Get The F**k Out': DailyWire

Levin: ‘Only Two Presidents in Modern Times’ Have Effectively Addressed Administrative State: CNS
Facebook Sponsoring Nutroots Conference, Dem-Socialite Occasional-Cortex to Keynote: Peter Hasson
Iowahawk sics mob on certified she-demon Allegra Budenmayer: Twitchy

World

Iran nuclear chief says uranium stockpile has doubled to 950 tons: TOI
Did The FBI Ignore Evidence That A 'Foreign Entity' Hacked Clinton's Emails?: IBD
UK Police Identify Russian Suspects In Novichok Poisoning: John Sexton

Sci-Tech (courtesy BadBlue Tech News)

Thousands of leading AI researchers sign pledge against killer robots: Guardian
This colorful web is the most complete look yet at a fruit fly’s brain cells: Laurel Hamers
Webmentions: Enabling Better Communication on the Internet: Chris Aldrich

Cornucopia

Self-Defense Class: @RealJamesWoods
Donald Trump on Saturday Night Live: Maggie's Farm
Walk a Mile in Trump's Shoes: Brian C. Joondeph

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Thursday, July 19, 2018

Larwyn's Linx: Yup, Russians Targeted GOP, and Trump Himself, In Hack Attempts

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Nation

Yup, Russians Targeted GOP, and Trump Himself, In Hack Attempts: Ace
If an enemy controlled the media, would the news look any different?: Daniel Greenfield
Why the Haters Can’t Judge Trump by His Actions: EIB

Transparency Would Wipe the Smirk Off Strzok’s Face: Ned Ryun
Intel Chair: FBI, DOJ Obstructing Us in Hope of Dem House Takeover: Adam Kredo
Mueller’s Latest Indictment Contradicts Evidence In The Public Domain: Disobedient

Wimps: 133 House Democrats Vote “Present” On Resolution Supporting ICE: Hot Air
James Comey: ‘Vote for Democrats This Fall’: Conor Beck
Scott Walker is a Russian Spy: Ace

A Tale of Two Killings: Heather Mac Donald
It’s Happening: Plurality Of Democratic Women Are Ready For Hillary Again: Hot Air
Trump's Helsinki comments test Democrats' patience on impeachment: Laura Barrón-López

Economy

Heartwarming: CEO Rewards Work Ethic, Gives Car To Employee Who Walked 20 Miles To Work: CTH
Ronaldo’s Taxing Exit: Steven Malanga
Amazon on track to capture nearly half of US e-commerce market by the end of 2018: DailyMail

Scandal Central

John Brennan Moves from Charges of Treason to Fomenting Rebellion: S. Noble
Sen. Rand Paul Discusses Unhinged Responses From Former CIA Director John Brennan: CTH
Peter Strzok Grew Up In Iran, Worked As Obama and Brennan’s Envoy To Terror Regime: Tore Lindeman

Top Voting Machine Vendor Admits It Installed Remote-Access Software on Systems Sold to States: Motherboard
Illegal Alien Raped 4 Women in Sanctuary City: Daniel Greenfield
Lawsuits claim MGM has no liability to Las Vegas shooting victims: LVRJ

Media

Levin: Media Attacking Trump Like ‘Psychopaths’ Over Putin Summit: Randy DeSoto
Another Day, Another Case Study on Media Bias: Alex Griswold
Actor-Director Says Something Positive About Ben Shapiro And Twitter Erupts With Outrage: John Sexton

Author Shelby Steele on race relations, equality in America: Fox
MLB All-Star Game puts up record low ratings : Ad Age
Transgender Prisoner Put in Female Jail—You Won't Believe What Happened Next: Debra Heine

World

Donald Trump and the Age of Unconventional Diplomacy: James Jay Carafano
American Foreign Policy Moralism Vs. American Foreign Policy Realism: Ace
John and Tony Podesta aren’t fooling anyone: John R. Schindler (2016)

Bannon explains populist nationalism to Europe: Maggie's Farm
Nikki Haley Slams Human Rights Council as ‘Greatest Failure’ of the UN: Natalie Johnson
American Imprisoned by Iran Files RICO Suit Against Iranian Officials: Susan Crabtree

Sci-Tech (courtesy BadBlue Tech News)

A $225 GPS spoofer can send sat-nav-guided vehicles into oncoming traffic *: Dan Goodin
This Drone Hovered Dangerously Close to an Airliner Takeoff: Michael Zhang
European Court Smashes Google With $5 Billion (With a B) In Fines: Ace

Cornucopia

Fearless: The real Donnie Brasco: Maggie's Farm
Insanity. Normalized. It’s the Liberal Way.: MOTUS
Playa: Man steals date’s car, then uses it for another date: KFOR

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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

THE PANTY-WADDERS: When it Comes to the Trump-Putin Summit, the Loudest Shrieks Come From the Guilty

By Robert Spencer

In a press conference with Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump refused to validate the findings of a deeply corrupt and compromised intelligence community that has been working assiduously since before he was even elected to discredit and destroy him, and now the sky is falling.

Barack Obama’s CIA director John Brennan, who calls himself a “nonpartisan American” but who voted for Communist Party candidate Gus Hall for President in 1976, tweeted in all-out hysterical mode: “Donald Trump’s press conference performance in Helsinki rises to & exceeds the threshold of ‘high crimes & misdemeanors.’ It was nothing short of treasonous. Not only were Trump’s comments imbecilic, he is wholly in the pocket of Putin. Republican Patriots: Where are you???”

Rep. Steve Cohen (D-TN) outdid even Brennan in hysteria, tweeting a call for a military coup:

Larwyn's Linx: Exploring the Depths of Democrat Depravity

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Nation

Exploring the Depths of Democrat Depravity: Elephant
Did Trump Betray America in Helsinki?: Stuart Schneiderman
Diplomacy 101 Versus Politics Writ Small: Angelo Codevilla

Vlad and Donald Got Gaskets Popping All Over the Imperial City: David Stockman
Judicial Watch Receives New Strzok/Page Records from DOJ: Sara Carter
Anti-Facebook Group Takes Anti-Semitic Signs to Congress: Brent Scher

Russian National Linked To NRA Is Charged With Conspiracy: DC
Gohmert on Lisa Page Testimony: “The guilty dogs are barking pretty loud”: CTH
Rep. Steve King Wants Names, Notes of FBI’s Clinton Interviewers: Connor Wolf

Did Clinton/Obama use of private email server lead to massive Chinese hack?: REX
Tucker Carlson Interviews President Trump…: CTH
Dem Campaign Manager Leaves Race in Wake of Free Beacon Exposé: Stephen Gutowski

Economy

At Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, students can now minor in Queer Studies: CollegeFix
California's 'foreclosure capital' giving away $500/mo. to residents in experimental welfare program: Fox
California Gas-Tax Repeal Organizers See Rallying Point for GOP Voters: Susan Crabtree

Scandal Central

Mueller’s Politicized Indictment of Twelve Russian Intelligence Officers: Andrew C. McCarthy
I don’t believe in coincidences: shutting down FISA abuse and the DNC servers: Jeff Carlson
John Brennan's Secret Trip to Moscow: Daniel John Sobieski

Media

Mark Levin Goes Nuclear on Democrats and Media Screeching About Summit: Scoop
Trump-Putin Press Conference: Comedy Gold As American Journalists Beclown Themselves: EIB
John McCain makes a total fool out of himself: Thomas Wictor

Strzok Farce Shows Obstacles to Opening TWA 800 Case: Jack Cashill
Rand Paul sides with Trump on Russia, says critics 'motivated' by dislike of president: Fox
The Real Collusion: EIB

World

Geert Wilders: "In My Opinion, Islam Is Not a Religion": Telegraaf and Geert Wilders
Report: 'One Belt One Road' Created Major Chinese Immigration Mess in Kenya: Frances Martel
Russian spy ring: Barack Obama knew before meeting Dmitry Medvedev: Telegraph (2010)

Sci-Tech (courtesy BadBlue Tech News)

A Close Look at How Hoverboards Work: US Daily Review
Yellowstone Volcano latest: Grand Teton National Park closed due to fissure: Express
Beef jerky and other processed meats associated with manic episodes: Johns Hopkins

Cornucopia

This Week's Feeding Frenzy: Sondrakistan
Cut. It. Out!: MOTUS
Did we say "Deep State?": C&S

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Tuesday, July 17, 2018

FOUR COINCIDENCES: FISA Abuse and Unanswered Questions About the DNC Server

By Jeff Carlson

I won’t say it started here.

That’s far too simplistic and much had already been done.

But this July 20, 2015 Memorandum on behalf of Sally Yates set the stage for much of what was to come.

The Sally Yates Memorandum that refused Inspector General Oversight of information collected by the DOJ & FBI under Title III.

"UNIVERSAL BASIC INCOME": The Latest Democrat Plan to Enslave the Poor

Shot:

Brokest-Ass City in the Brokest-Ass State Wants to Go Brokier

Okay, I just made that headline up. The real one is Chicago could soon test universal basic income program

Chicago may soon become the largest municipality in the U.S. to test a universal basic income program.

Chicago alderman Ameya Pawar recently proposed legislation that would provide 1,000 families with a $500 monthly stipend -- no questions asked. The bill already has the backing of the majority of city lawmakers, and Pawar hopes to soon work with Mayor Rahm Emanuel to implement the pilot program, The Intercept reported...

Chaser:

Larwyn's Linx: John Brennan’s Role

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Nation

John Brennan’s Role: Jeff Carlson
Putin: Russians gave Hillary $400 million: Don Surber
5 Things That Would Make Russia Narrative More Believable: Caitlin Johnstone

Debrief on Trump-Putin Presser: High Crimes to Be Hidden, Trillions at Stake: CTH
Paranoia May Destroy Ya’ – The Collective Response From the Co-Conspirators: CTH
Adam Schiff Hits Panic Button After Trump-Putin Presser Drops Bombshell: GWP

Congress must impeach Rod Rosenstein: John Cardillo
Trey Gowdy Confirms There Are No Plans to Impeach Rod Rosenstein: TPI
Senate To Break Record For Judges: OAN

Putin Summit May Prove to Be Trump's Finest Hour: Roger L. Simon
It’s Undeniable: Trump Is Blessed With Really Stupid Enemies: Kurt Schlichter
Hannity Interviews POTUS Following Meeting With Russian President Putin: CTH

Scandal Central

‘HURRICANE ELECTRIC’: Fusion GPS Had Access To Obama FBI Surveillance Database: BFT
New Text Messages Prove Obama WH Was Involved in Trump-Russia Probe: CUS
Obama’s Meddling in Foreign Elections: Six Examples: Steve Baldwin

Climate, Energy & Regulations

Cummings Slams Politically Charged Trump EPA Program. Turns Out To Be Obama EPA Program: Jazz Shaw

Media

After Trump-Putin Summit, The Pearl-Clutching Media Is A Laughingstock: LBA
No, this doesn't make Democrats sound like kooks: Don Surber
Putin Chuckles As Fox News’ Chris Wallace Asks Him About Mueller Indictment Of 12 Russians: John Sexton

Left's Claims Of 'Treason' On Trump-Putin Talks Smack Of Dangerous Political Hysteria: IBD
New York Times Runs Cartoon Depicting Trump, Putin as Gay Lovers: Alex Griswold
How Entertainment Shows Have Become Vehicles for Gun Control Propaganda: John R. Lott, Jr.

Anthony Bourdain Rips the Clintons in Newly Published Interview, Calls Bill ‘Rapey’: Brandon Katz
Neil Cavuto: Let’s Face It, That Press Conference Was Disgusting: Hot Air
Mamet’s Girl Personified: “A Brain-Dead Liberal”, A Cliche’, Cue The Audio Visual: CTH

World

Do ordinary Americans take seriously the Left’s Russia hysteria?: Bookworm
Trump has leverage on Putin: Stealth Jeff
How not to negotiate: Don Surber

France Begins Release of Hundreds of Radicalized Inmates: WSJ
It's Time to Give Up on Britain's National Health Service: Antony Sammeroff
Anti-Iran protests rock southern Iraq: Paul Mirengoff

Sci-Tech (courtesy BadBlue Tech News)

Chipped Tires: Eric Peters Autos
Meet the HN-1, China's New AI-Powered Underwater Drone: Lyle J. Goldstein
10 Of The Most Baffling Historical Finds Ever Discovered: Julia Crawford

Cornucopia

You may be wondering why we aren't 50 points ahead...: Cube
Hillary: Still Hero of the Aggrieved and Champion Whiner: MOTUS
19-Year-old French Superstar Donates Every Penny of World Cup Earnings to Charity: GNN

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Monday, July 16, 2018

MOVES AND COUNTERMOVES: Motives Behind the Trump-Putin Press Conference

Let me tell you: You take on the intelligence community — they have six ways from Sunday at getting back at you." -- Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY), January 3, 2017
Over the course of the last week alone, we have learned some interesting things about the leadership of the Department of Justice and the FBI:

The Timing of the Mueller Indictments

Just hours before the Trump-Putin summit, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein released indictments of 12 Russian spies identified by Special Counsel Robert Mueller. Only one problem: the indictments were rehashed accusations from the House Intelligence Committee's months-old report. The timing of the indictments raise questions about the DOJ's intentions with respect to the Trump-Putin summit. Further, as Andrew C. McCarthy points out, 26 of the total 32 subjects indicted by Mueller are unlikely to ever see the inside of a U.S. courtroom. Highlighting the partisan nature of the DOJ's actions, the indictments themselves omit attempted hacks of Republican individuals and organizations.

Larwyn's Linx: Nearly All Clinton Emails Sent to ‘Foreign Hostile Power,’ FBI Did Nothing

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Nation

Nearly All Clinton Emails Sent to ‘Foreign Hostile Power,’ FBI Did Nothing: Petr Svab
Trump 2020, GOP groups raise $33 million in just 3 months, small donors rule: Paul Bedard
Report: Russia not attacking midterms on same scale as in 2016: Elizabeth Zwirz

Baltimore police 'stopped noticing crime' after Freddie Gray riots: Rick Moran
An illegal immigrant beheaded a 13 year old girl in Alabama. : Ashley Remkus
Sunday Talks: John Ratcliffe Discusses Strzok and Page Testimony: CTH

Democrats Have 12 Million More Registered Voters Than Republicans: S. Noble
American Jews and Democrats: Part I : RPJ
House Democrat: ‘China declared trade war,’ not Trump: Joel Gehrke

Hillary begins speech: ‘I’m so tired, I can barely stand’: Kyle Olson
Ouch: Nancy Pelosi Calls Potential Challenger Tim Ryan “Inconsequential”: RS
New SF Mayor: 'There's More Feces ... Than I've Ever Seen': TargetLiberty

Economy

Public-Employee Unions Maintain a Privileged Status: Larry Sand
Teachers sue to recoup union payments following Supreme Court ‘Janus’ ruling: CollegeFix
Union Skimming of Disability Funds Gains Focus of Trump Administration: Jack Davis

Scandal Central

Why didn't Obama crack down on Russian “influence” in US politics until after the 2016 election? : Techno Fog
The most interesting part of CNN's article about FBI employees dissatisfaction with leadership: Harold Finch
Sunday Talks: Maria Bartiromo Interviews Chairman Devin Nunes: CTH

Insulation – Strzok’s Testimony & Mueller’s Indictment: Jeff Carlson
Peter Strzok’s arrogance is the product of a corrupt FBI: Michael Goodwin
Nunes: Mueller indictment looks 'ridiculous' because it omitted Republicans targeted by Russia: Daniel Chaitin

Climate, Energy & Regulations

Recycling: Another environmental scam goes bust: Colin Flaherty

Media

Media’s Obsession With ‘Collusion’ Continues To Destroy Its Credibility: David Harsanyi
Jeffrey Toobin’s Supreme Court Tantrums Should Embarrass CNN: Warren Henry
New Yorker Column Summarizes the Left: Everything is Broken Because They’re Losing: Mike LaChance

When The FBI Does It, That Means That It’s Not Illegal: SDA
Progressives Don’t Want Trump to Get Credit for the ‘Obama Economy’: David Rutz
It's Just My Opinion: Vulgar Curmudgeon

World

London Squalling: Jim Goad
Take Trump's advice, England: Don Surber
More rapes in Halifax by Muslim migrants, as rape culture invades our high-trust society: Ezra Levant

Will Trump and Putin Reach a Grand Bargain?: Stuart Schneiderman
Iran the likely loser when Trump and Putin meet: Times
Everything In the Middle East Is Blowing Up: BattleSwarm

Sci-Tech (courtesy BadBlue Tech News)

Jeff Bezos may soon be able to blast you into space for as little as $200K: Joe Tacopino
Twitter culls fake followers, Democrats hardest hit: Monica Showalter
State Department Gives Up Case Against 3D Printed Gun Pioneer: Stephen Gutowski

Cornucopia

Want To Know What Is Really Going On?: Vulgar Curmudgeon
I Like Ike: MOTUS
‘See Ya Later, Suckas!’ The Obituary of a 5-Year-Old Boy in His Own Words: Christina Caron

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Sunday, July 15, 2018

FACT-CHECK: TRUE --- The DNC "Hack" Never Happened

By Michael Thau

Robert Mueller’s investigation into the 2016 presidential election is predicated on Russian intelligence having hacked the Democratic National Committee’s computers. Russia’s guilt is such an article of faith among our political class, that a Republican-controlled Congress imposed sanctions and President Trump signed on, substantially worsening relations with an important and potentially dangerous nation.

Outside the Acela Corridor, however, one finds more skepticism.

A lot of ordinary folks wonder why the DNC wouldn’t let any outside parties examine their server. Instead, the FBI accepted the word of CrowdStrike, a private contractor hired by the DNC, without any independent confirmation.

And a bunch of not so ordinary folks who know a thing or two about computers thinks there may be a simple explanation for the DNC’s unwillingness to let outsiders have a peek at the evidence: There isn’t any. The Russian hacking that’s caused so much division and turmoil at home and abroad never really happened. It was all a ruse.

Larwyn's Linx: Lisa Page Testimony: Rod Rosenstein Lied To Chairman Devin Nunes

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Nation

Lisa Page Testimony: Rod Rosenstein Lied To Chairman Devin Nunes: CTH
Ex-FBI lawyer Lisa Page gets closed-door grilling from House GOP: Katie Bo Williams
Rosenstein Delivers Indictments For 12 Russians, Then Buries in a Lock-box: CTH

10 Ways DOJ Abused Its Authority When It Spied On Trump’s Campaign: Margot Cleveland
FISA Abuse: It is the Risk, the Reality, and the Reason…: CTH
GOP Lawmakers: Lisa Page ‘Credible’: OANN

ICE: Criminal Illegal Alien Deported 11 Times Attacked Woman with Chainsaw: Daily Wire
Dems seeking to abolish ICE say they will vote against abolishing ICE: Anna Giaritelli
Red State Dems to Schumer: ‘Kiss My You Know What’​ on SCOTUS: Cameron Cawthorne

Will Hillary persist in 2020? Her actions suggest ‘yes’: Lauren DeBellis Appell
Feinstein gets progressive smackdown: Politico
Pelosi Sets House Dem Leadership Elections for After Thanksgiving: Conor Beck

The FBI’s Lack Of Curiosity About A Foreign Power Getting 30K Hillary Clinton Emails Is Astounding: RS
The appearance of FBI counsel in the interview with Page: Thomas Wictor
The Time Zone of Guccifer 2 cf.7z: Steve McIntyre (9/18/2017)

Economy

Market Analyst Mohamed El Erian: “USA is poised to win a trade war”: CTH
Even a former drug dealer can’t handle teaching in Philly’s schools: Dave Huber
Hydrocarbon Hypocrisy: Bob McManus

Scandal Central

Gohmert: Peter Strzok Knew 'Foreign Entity' Hacked Clinton's Emails and Did Nothing: Robert Kraychik
Seriously: Call in the Secret Service to investigate Special Agent Strzok: Ed Timperlake
Peter Strzok: FBI Debated Russia Collusion Probe Based on Trump’s Poll Numbers: Aaron Klein

Peter Strzok’s Affair is a National Security Crisis: Brandon J. Weichert
A little tutorial thread re Comey, McCabe and Strzok: Michael Barnes
For over a year I have been harping on the DNC Russia Crowdstrike Lies: ɭ๏ɭค💋

Media

#FakeNews: Nikki Haley compels WaPo reporter to take down tweets, add correction: Twitchy
Kim DotCom: I Was Warned Not to Turn Over Seth Rich Evidence to Mueller: Jim Hoft
Dershowitz: Indictment of 12 Russians Proves Special Counsel 'Never Needed': Wanda Carruthers

Peter Strzok's father makes me believe Junior is a spy for Iran: Thomas Wictor
Mark Levin campaigns for Ron DeSantis at Trump Club in Jupiter: Jacob Ogles
Media Misleads on Kamala Harris, Berkeley School Segregation : Daniel Greenfield

World

The American Empire Strikes Back: Stuart Schneiderman
Nigel Farage Discusses President Trump U.K. Visit and Accompanying Truth Bombs Over Brexit: CTH
Queen Elizabeth Welcomes POTUS and FLOTUS to Windsor Castle: CTH

Thousands Show Up for Pro-Trump, Pro-Robinson Censored Rally in the UK: S.Noble
Nicaragua: It Hits The Fan: BattleSwarm
France: A Second Jihad in the Bataclan?: Guy Millière

Sci-Tech (courtesy BadBlue Tech News)

Black Sarcophagus Unearthed In Egypt... And It’s Still Sealed: Carla Baranauckas
Meth, 'the Devil's drug', is back and killing more people than ever.: Joshua Sharpe
Book sheds amazing new light on the profound relationship between man and beast: DailyMail

Cornucopia

Solzhenitsyn Mourned Bastille Day. So Should All Christians.: John Zmirak
Watch Donald Trump save the life of a British idiot: Thomas Wictor
Driver wrecks $300K McLaren in Virginia 1 day after buying it: WJLA

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Saturday, July 14, 2018

Larwyn's Linx: Robert Mueller releases bizarre, non-actionable indictments against 12 Russians

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Nation

Mueller releases bizarre, non-actionable indictments against 12 Russians: Techno Fog
Ignore the spin — still no evidence of Trump collusion: Jonathan Turley
Struck by Strzok: Stu Cvrk

Two key takeaways from the latest indictment in Mueller's investigation: Becket Adams
Russian Hackers Kept DNC Backdoor Longer Than Anyone Knew: Kevin Poulsen
Republicans walked right into Peter Strzok's trap: Chris Swecker

Devin Nunes scores victory, access to FBI informant docs expanded: Daniel Chaitin
House Republicans spotted with Rosenstein's impeachment docs: BPR
You can't recall being told Clinton’s emails were going to an enemy?: Robert Kraychik

Anti-Mask Law Targets Antifa: Tom Knighton
Three Reasons the Unmasking Antifa Act of 2018 Is a Bad Idea: Jim Treacher
Brett Kavanaugh Isn’t Defined by the Swamp that Spawned Him: Nicholas L. Waddy

Democrats attack Border Patrol while rescuing pregnant woman: Nicole Darrah
Peter's 'principles' damaged public's faith in FBI: Kevin R. Brock
Strzok by a Farce: Andrew C. McCarthy

Economy

NJ governor hikes taxes as residents and businesses flee: Steven Malanga
Lagos: Hope and Warning: Armin Rosen

Scandal Central

It's starting to look like Lisa Page flipped long ago: Stealth Jeff
The Clinton Hack: It's Really That Bad: Katica
This indictment is extremely weak: REX

Media

Caldwell Praises Trump DOJ After 1955 Emmett Till Case Reopened: FNI
Hillary Clinton Says Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh Will Bring Back Slavery: Tyler O'Neil
Soccer Moms Take On Sharia In New Book: Andrew Harrod

World

A Strategic Reset for NATO: Zalmay Khalilzad
Mastung massacre: 128 martyred, over 200 injured in suicide blast claimed by Islamic State: Mohammad Zafar
The Relentless Radicalization of Sweden: Gatestone

Sci-Tech (courtesy BadBlue Tech News)

The 'Pillars of Creation' in unprecedented detail in new NASA image: DailyMail
The World's First Full-Color, 3D X-rays Are Freaking Me Out: Andrew Liszewski
Your next smartphone screen could be bullet-proof: DailyMail

Cornucopia

I'm wondering if Strzok is another Robert J. Hanssen: Thomas Wictor
Injury Incidence and Patterns Among Dutch CrossFit Athletes: NIH
Meanwhile, Inside Plato’s Cave: MOTUS

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