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Ferguson Curfew Cancelled As National Guard Arrives; Holder Demands To "Remove The Damn Tanks"

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The Missouri Governor Jay Nixon gave "no heads up" to the White House before deploying The National Guard and has now made another abrupt decision as The National Guard closes in on Ferguson:

  • *NIXON'S CALL TO HALT CURFEW TONIGHT MADE IN E-MAILED STATEMENT

We presume when there are military tanks rolling through the streets of a town, there is no need for the actual implementation of a curfew... This once again rubs the administration's nose in it as AG Holder's comments from last week hang in the air: "get those damned tanks out of there."

The neighborhood has been under a midnight-to-5 a.m. curfew the past two days, after Nixon declared a state of emergency. That has now changed...

As NBC News reports,

Authorities on Monday lifted the overnight curfew for Ferguson, Missouri, after two nights.

 

The announcement came from Gov. Jay Nixon, who earlier in the day ordered the National Guard to the St. Louis suburb after a week of clashes between police and protesters over the police shooting death of an unarmed black teenager.

 

Nixon said that the National Guard would have a limited mission and that overall command would still be the responsibility of the Highway Patrol, which took over security in Ferguson on Thursday.

 

The National Guard, under the command of Brig. Gen. Gregory Mason, will “provide protection, and ensure the safety of our Unified Command Center, which was the target last night of a coordinated attack,” Nixon said.

 

Nixon said that law enforcement officers were the target of gunfire on Sunday. The violence also included firebombs, looting and “a coordinated attempt to overrun the unified Command Center,” Nixon said.

 

And as WSJ reports, locals and Feds are not in agreement...

Mr. Holder, the attorney general, rewrote a statement about Ferguson he was planning to issue to emphasize he expected local authorities "to complete a thorough, fair investigation in their own right,'' even though the FBI had opened its own case into whether Mr. Brown's civil rights had been violated, a law-enforcement official said.

 

The two sides also clashed later in the week over the Ferguson Police Department's plan to release the surveillance tape of the convenience-store robbery. Lawyers in the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division objected, saying it would anger the community and intensify protests by those who felt it was an attack on Mr. Brown's reputation rather than an evenhanded disclosure of information, law-enforcement officials said. 

 

The police department decided to release the video Friday, over the continued objections of federal officials. Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson said last week the move came in response to numerous media freedom-of-information requests.

 

Federal, state, and local authorities also have disagreed publicly over the tactics and equipment deployed to deal with protests.

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"Tell them to remove the damn tanks," Mr. Holder told his deputies on Thursday, according to a law-enforcement official, referring to heavily armored vehicles the local police had used. That day there were discussions among local officials about how to scale back the armed presence, officials said.

We are sure this, too, will end very well: for the happy ending tune in tonight sometime after sundown.

 

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Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:16 | 5109778 Devotional
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how about Holder removing himself from his job?

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:19 | 5109796 Toolshed
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Holder has a job?

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:20 | 5109803 PAPA ROACH
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Holder is the race baiter in chief

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:26 | 5109841 pods
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This guy is starting to play the part of Lando quite well.  

Now he is even pretending he is relevant when in fact he is not.

pods

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:31 | 5109866 Gringo Viejo
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NO FREE SHIT...NO PEACE!

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:40 | 5109933 Jack Burton
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Come on! They are just consumers out shopping. The great American pastime! They seek to boost retail sales and spur the economic recovery.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:45 | 5109969 Jethro
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To be fair, RadioShack probably hasn't moved that much inventory in years....

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:58 | 5110044 kaiserhoff
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Get some tanks on the border, and get yo racist ass down there too, Holder.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:01 | 5110075 nope-1004
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The picture above:  Never thought I'd see the day.  Unreal.  And we wonder why the country is falling apart? 

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:07 | 5110095 BaBaBouy
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YEAH !!!

FREE SHIT Again In Fergussen Tonight...

Yeee-Haaa Bitchies. (Thanks Ebama/Holden)

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:23 | 5110195 max2205
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Mo is a giant shithole

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:32 | 5110247 cougar_w
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Bloodbath.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:38 | 5110290 ajax
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I see 'Nixon' + 'National Guard' and I think of Kent State

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:53 | 5110362 Save_America1st
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obama and Holder

Arrest those 2 domestic and international terrorists for treason!!!

The best place to institute Martial Law with the military is Washington D.C. 

Wiping out a treasonous, criminal, mafia, terrorist government worked pretty damn well for the Egyptian military not too long ago.  It worked in Honduras several years ago too.

It can work in America just as well!!!

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:59 | 5110397 Headbanger
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DETROIT  POLICE TELL RESIDENTS TO BUY GUNS!

http://www.theguardian.com/money/2014/aug/17/police-guns-detroit-crime-r...

Hope all you liberal shit balls are happy now with all the racial tensions your fucking MSM has caused !

 

 

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:11 | 5110466 MarsInScorpio
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Now that the Black Racists have shown up to make money off their racist hate-speech, it's time to consider Black Racism in America today, of whom Al Sharpton, Jesse Jackson, and Eric Holder are the biggest proponents.

There is a certain segment of the Black community that is nothing but a bunch of David Dukes wearing blackface. Anyone who doesn't believe this segment of Blacks are among America's largest and most virulent group of racists, needs only spend a few minutes reading their hate-speech.

Judging by the content of their character, Dr. King is weeping to think how they've turned his "I have a Dream" speech into such a sick nightmare.

So you want to discuss Blacks getting killed by Whites? First, when are you shutting down the Killing Fields of endless Blacks killing Blacks in DC, Chicago, NYC, Detroit, LA, Miami, Atlanta, Boston, East St. Louis . . . ? Oh, can't bring peace to your own neighborhoods?

Or how about even coming out with rallies against "Polar Bear Hunting" - the Black Racist event that you (I'm speaking to Eric Holder in particular) can't seem to admit is Black Racism at its most despicable and violent?

Or how about shutting down the 70% illegitimacy rate of Blacks? Or the fact that more Black babies are aborted than born in NYC?

Care to opine on why Black children graduate from high school and can't read or write cursive? Or tell time on an analog clock - even though they are taught by Blacks - or are we supposed to believe in your Black Racist insanity that the remaining White teachers undo the teaching of the Black teachers?

Maybe you can bounce around some thoughts about why Blacks allow gangsta rappers to be role models - with their misogyny, drug addictions, relentless violence, irresponsible sex lives, and bling-based evaluation of personal worth?

When will you admit that your Black Racism is a scam to excuse the Black community's Death Spiral at the hands of your fellow Black Racists?

How about some discourse on the way Blacks sold Blacks to Arabs - to this very day? Tell us about your rallies to shut down the present-day African slave trade.

And don't forget that after thousands of years of slavery by Blacks - as well as every other race on Earth - that it was Whites who outlawed - and enforced - the criminalization of slavery - which is still practiced by African Blacks.

And who can be a really Black, Black Racist without forgetting all about the hundreds of thousands of Whites who died to free Blacks from slavery in America. Oh that's right - it's all the White's fault that slavery existed in America - despite the fact that the first slaveholder in America was Black - over a third of slaves were owned by Blacks - and the largest slaveholder at the time of the Civil War was Black.

Darn those Inconvenient Truths!

Frankly, you are a disgusting group of nothing better than a Black Ku Klux Klan. Those of us who got our heads wacked by the cops in the Freedom Marchs didn't do that so that the White Citizens' Council could be replaced with the Black Racist Hate-Speech Club. (By the way, Al - Eric - Oprah - Jerimiah - Michelle - Barack, care to share how many marches you got beat up in to win these freedoms from apartheid?)

I expect to read about how being White I have no place commenting about anything to do with the Black community - it's a Black thing and all that Black Racist trash.

OK, so shut up about Whites. You're not White so you are as equally incapable of discussing White culture as Whites are incapable of discussing Black culture. Let's see how your total lack of integrity sits with your Black Racist standards being applied to your own Black Racist hate-speech.

I for one, will be no more intimidated by a bunch of Black Racist bullies than I was of the White racists. You are big-mouthed cowards who don't have the sense to come in out of the rain.

If Oprah is correct, and racism will only die when the racists die - I look forward to your demise very soon. Hades will have new fuel for the fire, and the Earth will be a safer, cleaner, more loving place without you.
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Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:32 | 5110558 pauhana
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Hey, Bechtel, izzat you?

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:40 | 5110600 Richard Chesler
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"Remove the damn banks"

FIFY corrupt POS.

 

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 17:12 | 5110736 bob_stl
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This woman claims to know the cop and says he shot in self defense.

http://www.971talk.com/blogs/dana-show-blog/audio-demand/exclusive-calle...

 

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 18:17 | 5111077 Save_America1st
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Did you hear that the Payless Shoes store got looted in Ferguson today?

Not a single pair of work boots was stolen...

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 18:43 | 5111223 chumbawamba
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PERSPECTIVE:

Watts Riots, 1965, 7 days duration, 46 square miles of Los Angeles affected: 34 deaths, 1,032 injuries, 3,438 arrests, and over $40 million in property damage.

Los Angeles Riots, 1992, 6 days duration, covering variously most of Los Angeles County and outlying suburbs and communities, plus assorted sympathetic riots all over the nation : 53 deaths, 2000+ injuries, 11,000+ arrests, over $1 billion in property damage.

Ferguson Riots, 2014, 9 days and counting, covering the 6.2 square miles of Ferguson, Missouri: 2 deaths reported (including the one that triggered the event), various injuries and arrests, no end currently in sight.

What the fuck is going on here?

I am Chumbawamba.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 18:43 | 5111229 logicalman
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6 bullets, 2 in the head looks more like a sloppy hit than self-defense.

 

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:40 | 5110598 ajax
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"DC, Chicago, NYC, Detroit, LA, Miami, Atlanta, Boston, East St. Louis"  

You left out Baltimore

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 17:31 | 5110830 Memedada
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Don't let the PTB divide us. Maybe its time to become just human.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 18:46 | 5111244 logicalman
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I could go for that idea, except when I look at how most of 'em behave.

 

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 18:59 | 5111308 barre-de-rire
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fuck you, i dont blend with monkeys

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:13 | 5110478 greatbeard
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>> all the racial tensions your fucking MSM has caused

Clue to clueless, Fox new is the #1 main stream media.  You need to update your schtick.  And yeah, all the racial tension the liberals have caused.  Have you been reading all the rehtoric on this group?  Those aren't liberals fanning the flames bro.

 

 

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:19 | 5110507 SumTing Wong
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So why did it take Holder and the BLM so long to leave one rancher alone???

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:59 | 5110403 shovelhead
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Maybe the Gov. slept through history class.

Something should have went 'ding' in his head with 'Nixon orders Nat'l Guard...'

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:53 | 5110664 ShrNfr
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Obama did not take US history classes when he was in Indonesia.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 17:19 | 5110748 The Big Ching-aso
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The Highway Patrol in charge of command?

Imagine an average MO Highway Patrolman right now......

"One day I'm writing speeding tickets in my AC'd cruiser the next day I'm in riot gear getting shot at and molotov'd. Well, at least I'm gettin' good overtime."

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:00 | 5110405 Vampyroteuthis ...
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How about Holder removing his damn hands from Obama's anatomy!

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:04 | 5110429 666
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I have issues with both sides: I disagree with the police becoming a military state, and I also disagree with rioting, random shooting and burning. I have no problem with the police shooting those that refuse to stop rioting uncontrollably and causing death, injury and property damage. I also have no problem with peaceful demonstrations to make a point. Shooting an "unarmed thief" may have been justified for all I know; I wasn't there to see it.

An article about verbal comments accidentally caught on a video that was in fonzannoon's comment in a ZH article yesterday could be very damning and justify the shooting by the police, if true.

One thing I do know is the current rioting will seem like nothing when the officer(s) involved are aquitted of all charges.

http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2014/08/17/does-this-video-vindicate-the...

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-08-17/police-militarization-ferguson-...

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:15 | 5110492 TeethVillage88s
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new 666;

Well let's open this up a little more. Perhaps we are missing some

- Justifiable Looting by Fed & Federal Government & TBTF Banks
- Justifiable Looting by Salary & Compensation by Police at many levels where they make a butt load of money but citizens AVG Wages have been shrinking since like 1980
- Justifiable Privatization of War, DoD Functions, Military Functions, Military Passenger Air Flights, Military Cargo Merchant Marine Shipping
- Justifiable NSA, FBI, CIA, Military Spying
- Justifiable Exponential Increases in MIC Budgets now to $1 Trillion Dollars (picking the winners who are in love with Fascism!!!)
- Justifiable Waivers in Corporate Taxes while commerce actually does the most damage to our ports, highways, & Bridges
- Justifiable Financial Conflict of Interest by US Congress
- Justifiable Killing off of US Banks as fewer and fewer survive the Wall Street Monopoly
- Justifiable Usury by Lenders & Creditors in the Face of World Historical Low Interest Rates for Primary Dealers
- Justifiable World Record Financing & Lobbying of US Congress & Presidential Elections (Call it world Record RICO Violations!!)

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:55 | 5110673 666
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TeethVillage888s:

Yes, you certainly opened this up a little more! How is it the citizens can allow what you mentioned (and more) to happen? No rioting, no demand for justice, no anything! Ironic, isn't it? Pathetic, isn't it? Is that the main reason for the welfare state: as long as everyone receives their dole check, they're not going to bite the hand that feeds them?

I'm thankful I'm old with one foot in the grave because I won't have to put up with crap much longer. If I were young and healthy, I'd be leading the revolution to bring back the Constitution, along with equality and justice for all.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 19:02 | 5111322 barre-de-rire
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constitution was a lie to make you beleive in the theory of libery & rights, but you never had any.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 20:07 | 5111836 TeethVillage88s
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Thanks 666 & Deflator;

Yep, pathetic and Racketeering for sure.

Corporate Welfare is probably only understood by 10-20% of all US Citizens. Probably more people understand in Latin America and Canada.

Mostly we get Status Quo, so we will be okay for a few years unless some US President Starts Nuclear War or Decides we can spend another Projected $5 Trillion of Global War on Terror.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 17:04 | 5110709 deflator
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 That is what I was thinking. From a moral standpoint, what is the difference between that kids strong arm robbery and what the Central State does? They both take things by force and you can't believe a word that comes out of their mouths. Lets see...which one do I need to be protected from?

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 20:13 | 5111865 TeethVillage88s
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Well I wish we could trust institutions more. I think Creditors and Banks are lacking in Integrity and ... have always been Spying, Racketeering, and bribing our Governments. 2008 Financial Crash showed how Ruthless and Criminal they can be. The whole plan of Bail-ins following Bailouts... in a Country were individual bankruptcy is now not really possible even in the face of Exponential Health Care costs... and Identity Theft.

Street crime & Home Break-Ins is less of a risk & threat to our Well Being. Still we want the feeling of security for our young family members and elderly. Riots probably will raise costs for insurance after all too.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:38 | 5110461 Escrava Isaura
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nope-1004,

You said picture. Try picturing this:

Today I was on the corner of 20th street and Rhode Island Avenue, NE, in DC. I noticed I signal that said: Evacuation Route.

I started laughing.

Anyway, does it answer your question?

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 17:05 | 5110702 SmackDaddy
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shit lady, that neighborhood is nice enough to have bars on the windows.  a lot of the places here in the midwest are empty, stripped for scrap, and burnt out.....

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 17:55 | 5110951 Escrava Isaura
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SmackDaddy,

That is the problem with capitalism (growth), it is unsustainable!

We have lots of empty real estate in DC Metro area, but they still build. Probably in your area, it’s worse than here. But we will catch up to you, eventually.

Unfortunately, NO one wants to face it.

That’s one of ‘many’ reasons why the US government, financial institutions, and its citizens (us) are running many Ponzi schemes.

Did you really believe that the house Ponzi scheme would last?

Do you really believe all these college graduates are better prepared to face collapse by having degrees?

Do you really believe that we can build when there is NO demand? Did you see all the Chinese Empty real estate?

Right now we are producing about 80 million barrels of oil.

What do you think will happen when that goes down to 60 million barrels?

 

Smacky,

There is a say in Saudi Arabia that goes like this:

My father rode a camel. I ride a Rolls Royce.  My son rides a private plane. My grandson will ride a camel

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:09 | 5110083 BaBaBouy
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Mon, 08/18/2014 - 17:16 | 5110752 Dennisen
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Vying for control...Black Panthers vs black panzers.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 17:25 | 5110799 The Big Ching-aso
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If Bill C were still Prez....

"Remove the damn tank tops!"

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:49 | 5109996 Meat Hammer
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Paul Krugman reported to have been seen wearing an "I Heart Ferguson" t-shirt.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:53 | 5110369 TeamDepends
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Word is the Krugsta has decided to go "hands on", and has broken more windows than the entire FSA.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:49 | 5109998 FuzzyDunlop21
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The animals are running the zoo

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:55 | 5110034 MsCreant
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They always were apparently.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:56 | 5110679 Flagit
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No, there was a change of command, but still had the same end result.

Animal Farm.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:31 | 5110556 Harbanger
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"remove the damn tanks"  Why? Because he's protecting the Black Panthers, Nation of Islam and leftist commies that he sent there to protest.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:42 | 5110608 Escrava Isaura
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Harbanger.

Are you this stupid?

Or, am I missing something here?

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 17:23 | 5110792 MsCreant
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When you bait people to engage you (like I have decided to be baited here) you need to come up with different material. You say the same insulting things in your posts over and over again. Your script is obvious. 

I apologize to the other posters that I responded to this thing.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 20:31 | 5111964 918pigpen
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Do you swallow when you suck obamas dick or clit?

Whichever the case may or may not be!

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 20:52 | 5112054 Escrava Isaura
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And for a second I thought the level of mediocracy wouldn’t get any worse.

There you have! Me too, suffering of delusional ‘wishful’ thinking.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:01 | 5110072 franzpick
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When the going gets tough, the tough go shoplifting.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:11 | 5110119 Kirk2NCC1701
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"Nixon said..."

Hey, we've all learned that whatever NIXON says is true.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 18:45 | 5111246 Eirik Magnus Larssen
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Sickening cynicism.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:55 | 5110375 ajax
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Meanwhile in a slum of Monrovia, Liberia called "West Point":

"West Point residents went on a "looting spree," stealing items from the clinic that were likely infected, said a senior police official, who spoke on the condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to brief the press. The residents took mattresses, sheets and blankets that had bloodstains, which could spread the deadly virus."

That's right, looting bloody sheets from an Ebola  quarantine centre...

http://america.aljazeera.com/articles/2014/8/17/liberia-quarantinebreak....

...fucking unbelievable...

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 17:07 | 5110717 Flagit
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...fucking unbelievable...

 

Its beyond believable! Its like playing musical chairs, when the only chair is an Electric Chair!

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 18:51 | 5111278 logicalman
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When people are ignorant and desperate, strange shit happens. Not exclusive to Africa.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 18:00 | 5110979 awakeRewe
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Peace is overrated ... apparently.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 18:52 | 5111283 logicalman
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Peace is underrated.

Problem is, peace ain't as profitable as war.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:28 | 5109855 LawsofPhysics
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Exactly.  Prosecute the motherfucking fraud and show me some convictions.

Not one of Tim Geithner's "arsonists" are bankrupt or in prison.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:33 | 5110252 Urban Redneck
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They identified Jürgen Hermann's body, perhaps someone in Ferguson needs to step up.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:03 | 5110416 Escrava Isaura
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LawsofPhysics,

You wrote: "Prosecute the motherfucking fraud..."

 

Sorry. Can't do it!

 

Our Political, economic, educational, and religion is all built on deceiving others.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:16 | 5110493 LawsofPhysics
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somewhat of a rhetorical question...

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:36 | 5110579 Escrava Isaura
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Would care to explain "somewhat of a rhetorical question..."?

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:43 | 5110619 LawsofPhysics
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As you basically state "fraud is the status quo".  In such an environment, there is no reason to expect the crooks in D.C. to enforce any laws anywhere.

 

Moral hazard is a bitch like that.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 18:05 | 5111006 Escrava Isaura
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So, if you move to DC, or, if we just had the right people in charge, you are telling us that you will fix political, economic, educational, and religion frauds?

 

LawsofPhysics'

We, the humans, are the fraud!

 

So just enjoy your family and friends and your short time in earth... Because you and I can't fix Jack Schitt!

 

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 20:16 | 5111888 TeethVillage88s
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Hey move Wall Street to some small municipal in the Mid West... it will take 5-10 years for them to corrupt the officials and the law changed.

But I don't think I want them here. Except maybe I could get on with them for $100K a year...

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 20:53 | 5112034 Escrava Isaura
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You just proved my point.

By the way, Wall Street is a dying monstrosity.
Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:36 | 5109914 TeethVillage88s
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PAPA ROACH

US People are so simplistic, they prefer lazy cognitive activity like "our Team Vs Your Team"

That is the approach to Change by Government & Police

- One side has Military Training, Military Equipment, Police Tactics, State of the Art Communications devices and Safety Gear
- The other side is just Citizens asking for Change

But of course their will be Outsiders trying to manipulate
- Black Panthers & Islamic Usurpers
- Government Agents Provocateurs
- Media following Marching Orders, Publishing Propaganda & Spin

But Mostly it is the same "Dumb" Nation of the Vietnam Era

- Our Team is going to Win, since this is our Job, This is what we are here to do
- No Responsibility in Ferguson Mayor, South County Government, Governor Nixon (Surreal Right?)
- From Obama, Holder on down, no one likes Change or Divergence from their Planned Agendas, and Lobbyist Based Schemes (After all they have no Permission from above)

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:40 | 5109932 passenger_pidgin
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He wants to save the tanks for the ranch standoffs. In his mind, they would be much better used against (the few) people who still produce things.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:46 | 5109982 Meat Hammer
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Holder just ordered a third autopsy.  I'm sure he's just being thorough and the third autopsy's findings will be in line with the first two.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:21 | 5110182 snodgrass
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They will keep ordering autopsies until they get the results they want or they will change them like they did with JFK's and RFK's autopsies.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:42 | 5110610 eclectic syncretist
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Barack husseien and dick holder are so out of touch with black america and everyone else that t h e distrust is reaching no turning back levels.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 20:19 | 5111899 TeethVillage88s
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Meat Hammer;

I just order a Proctology Exam & Lower GI for Holder.

But it is better than he deserves.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:23 | 5109812 Jethro
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He's Obama's "step & fetch it"

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 18:43 | 5111221 mvsjcl
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Heck, he's been in that role since OK City bombing, which he thoroughly investigated and gave official sanction to the official "fertilizer bomb goes boom" theory of those sordid events.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 17:38 | 5110641 zerozulu
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Tanks are in their brains. Needs to remove from there,

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:23 | 5109817 takeaction
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I don't understand lifting the curfew...And this military gear is LONG overdue.  This is not looking good, and the ending is not going to be for awhile...nor will it be good no matter what.  There is a race war with an underlying class war going on.  This is the start...keep a close eye on this.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:35 | 5109907 MidwestJester
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I agree that it will be going on a while and that it's not going to end well, not matter the outcome. At this point, it appears to be a lose-lose situation. Either the cop is in the wrong (the 'justice' won't be enough to satisfy) or they find that there was no wrong doing on the part of the cop (obviously shit would hit the fan for this scenario). Just make sure you don't keep too close of an eye... I think there are other things afoot in the world, no?

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:42 | 5109948 TeethVillage88s
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takeaction;

Not sure extended Activism and Street Protests would work if the US Jobs Environment was more like Scandinavia, Singapore, Malaysia, South Korea, Brazil, Australia (maybe I am wrong on a few of these and know many hate the taxes & Cost of living in many)

But... would Protesters keep going if they had jobs that even just paid like $11 an Hour with Full Time Schedule?

Normal people, Normal US People tend to their work, their kids sports, and getting dinner on the table.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:03 | 5110081 g speed
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in the 50s yeah--in the 60s maybe--in the 70s no way superfly--after that forget about it. What you might have forgotten is that a lot of those "kids" have a bunch of jail time already and really do not give a shit about the "USA' or voting or "the law" or property rights etc etc --the bucks are in drugs (thanks to prohibition) and the power and safety is in gangs (thanks to jail time education)-- that old get a job thing is from another world not even in this galaxy anymore.  

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:26 | 5110202 Dr. Acula
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>that old get a job thing is from another world not even in this galaxy anymore

Pharmaceutical entrepeneur and private provider of security services are both noble professions.

Unlike the police, they are free to seek financial gains.

 

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:24 | 5110527 TeethVillage88s
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g speed & Dr. Acula;

The only thing to do sometimes is move forward, ...we can't go back and fix Prison Records, Gang Affiliations, or Neighborhood dynamics of protection.

Are you guys saying that people that are secure, happy, educated & Employed... will want to Riot.

I Mean it is pretty quiet here and employment is okay. It is still tough to find careers and start off on employment, but the Police don't beat people down either. Some shoot guns at house parties or at each other here.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 17:19 | 5110762 SmackDaddy
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g speed- you would think you old timers would have a better understanding of the events you lived through...  yes, you're right, civil unrest didnt exist before the 70s /sarc

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Detroit_Race_Riot_(1943)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1967_Detroit_riot

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:20 | 5110174 chunga
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With the curfew lifted, the move to bring in the national guard can be called a huge success and a model response to future riots.

MeriKa!

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:31 | 5110246 MeBizarro
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Your right and they should fire live rounds into those protestors and setup security checkpoints which severely curtail the movement of these 'trouble makers.' 

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 20:10 | 5111853 HK21E
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I doubt the National Guard will even be issued live rounds, which would make this just the latest political dog and pony show.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:23 | 5109818 A Lunatic
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Maybe Santa will bring him a nailgun for Christmas.....

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:26 | 5109835 SHEEPFUKKER
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Get those damn tanks outta there but bring in those fucking drones. 

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:51 | 5110010 Meat Hammer
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Get those damn tanks outta there and make room for OUR tanks!

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:37 | 5109912 44_shooter
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poor eric - he doesn't even have that authority ro remove himself. 

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:48 | 5109992 EverythingEviL
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I watched a live feed of the protests for over 3 hours last night including past the curfew and the command center was just fine. Infact they were herding all the journalists to the command center. This Governor is another fucking piece of shit liar...I know, I know. Big surprise there!

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:09 | 5110115 Captain Willard
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Well, the last "co-ordinated Command Center attack" these asshats watched live was Bengazhi. We know how that turned out. 

No one is in Command and there is no Center.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:07 | 5110101 Freddie
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Holder, Obama, Jarret, Reid and Soros were all for tanks and Mercs posing as BLM at Bundy.  F them.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 17:21 | 5110777 Van Halen
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Drudge links to this article in the NYT (Warning, it's the New York Times), but it clearly shows  what Zerohedge has been saying all along...

Get race war started in MO, while everyone's attention is occupied, rush back to DC and start jamming through laws via Executive Order.

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/08/19/us/politics/behind-closed-doors-obama-...

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 18:29 | 5111150 Freddie
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NY Times.  LOL!  Are the white liberals afraid of their high toned Frankenstein See eye Aye cutout with sealed records shithead?

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 18:23 | 5111107 Freddie
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R8CL9BWGmy4

Nut Cop - The Eat

I'm gonna tell what the jury said

Ten hail marys and I'll see you Tuesday

One for your mother and one for the Pope

8 for policemen selling you dope

Don't stop and ask him why

Don't let him see you cry

He hates to hear you lie

Nut cop he got the crazy eye

Friend of mine told me all about

Know him real good so I wouldn't doubt it

He's in the paper, he's insane

Running with a hatchet through the pouring rain

Don't stop and ask him why

Don't let him see you cry

He hates to hear you lie

Nut cop he got the crazy eye

 

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:18 | 5109788 himaroid
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That is the same thing holder said when Mr T rammed his ass.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:19 | 5109791 DetectiveStern
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"No, it was a feeling. But I can guess. With so much chaos, someone will do something stupid. And when they do, things will turn nasty"

 

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:40 | 5109935 pods
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Like the quote.

:)

pods

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:04 | 5110093 trembo slice
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Love it.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:20 | 5109792 alexcojones
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Holder? Long Line of AGs who are

Above the Law, or outright criminals to the law.

Reno Waco another

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:10 | 5110121 indio007
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Practice makes perfect.

I'm sure the after-action report for Ferguson is sitting on the desk of ever police chief in Amerika.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:20 | 5109794 Dr. Engali
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Fuck you Holder! Somebody need to ram a damn tank up your ass!

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:20 | 5109795 grunk
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Holder is busy supplying both sides with arms.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 18:07 | 5111013 felix2
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Including armored vehicles

He needs them to use the arms. To transition to federal police, he needs the sheeple to beg for his help

The vampire must be invited in

He is having a third autopsy done. Is the FBI there gathering evidence for a federal crime? Looks like he skipped that part. First he has to figure out how he will charge the cop. Then he will decide what evidence to find

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:20 | 5109797 general ambivalent
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Looks like lockdowns will be coming quick. Likely the first ebola case in Europe:

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2727826/British-woman-tested-Ebo...

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:08 | 5110108 El Vaquero
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A woman who came back from Sierra Leone is being tested for the shit 10 miles away from me.  Headache, sore throat, muscle aches, etc... but supposedly no contact with any Ebola patients when she was there.  

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:11 | 5110124 tvdog
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Pretty picture of the Austrian Alps at the link. Think how much quieter things will be when 55% of the population is dead of ebola. And more job openings!

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 19:01 | 5111317 CheapBastard
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Inventories will pile up fast esp in clothing stores where the aisles are already flooded with clothes 60-90% reduced and nobody buys.

It will just get worse with recession deepening, riots widening, incompetent leadership and Bankers still out of control.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:54 | 5110371 dontgoforit
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There sure are a lot of folks 'dying shortly after touchdown' of their flights lately.  But none have had ebola, but have had all the symptoms, but are clean, even though    they are dirty.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 17:58 | 5110971 Oldwood
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None tested positive for Ebola, they simply died of natural causes? Or did the win a free vacation to a secret location?

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:20 | 5109798 mastersnark
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"Nixon said that the National Guard would have a limited mission"

No one calls out the NG and then gives it a limited mission you lying sack of hammers.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:38 | 5109921 MidwestJester
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LOL. They will be 'limited' to combatting the locals. No fighting ISIS for this group!

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:40 | 5110296 Fazzie
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Limited Mission meet Mission Creep;  Mission Creep meet Not so limited Mission.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:04 | 5110426 Dapper Dan
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I am sure the air force will demand a role in the Ferguson affair, then of course the Navy will want it’s time, maybe they have some drainage ditches in the area, put some swift boats in.   

 

"The only way to fight hate..... is with MORE hate!"

Eric Cartman

 

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:20 | 5109802 Sudden Debt
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America is really going downhill from here on out....

But what's more weird is that this is aired everywhere in the international press and yet the efforts being done to avoid investigations about genocide in Gaza is mindbogling.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:26 | 5109840 A Lunatic
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It keeps the Border crisis off the front page too. Well, it would if it were being reported........

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:41 | 5109939 Arkadaba
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And where is the report on MH17 ???

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 17:17 | 5110754 Flagit
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And where is the report on MH17 ???

 

I am seeing those words all too often.

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 02:16 | 5113189 The_Prisoner
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There won't be a MH17 report. Pepe Escobar posted on Facebook today that the Belgium, Netherlands, Ukraine and Australia have signed a binding agreeement to not divulge the findings of the investigation. There's no word on Malaysia signing it, though. But he especulates they could have signed it "secretly".

http://strategia-22.livejournal.com/39522.html?nojs=1

How about that for deception?

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:47 | 5109975 SoDamnMad
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Hey Sudden Debt

Did you hear Israel isn't going to send poultry, veggies and fruit to the EU that chastised them about Gaza BUT they will send it instead to Russia. 

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 17:00 | 5110693 ajax
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Hey SoDamnMad

"Mr. (Marc) Rich kept Iranian oil flowing to Israel even after the new government in Tehran severed diplomatic relations with Israel.

From 1973 to 1993, Mr. Rich said he was Israel’s most important oil supplier, delivering 7 million to 15 million barrels a year.

“Being Jewish, I didn’t mind helping Israel,” Mr. Rich is quoted as saying. “On the contrary.”

You do remember the oil embargo years?

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:09 | 5110111 highly debtful
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Just wait till the banlieues in Europe catch fire, this has me worried for quite some time now. In the US, the race card is played, whereas here people will start rallying behind their religion.

I don't know about you, but I'm not too keen on a replay of our wars of religion of the past, especially intra muros. Don't forget in Europe people receive even more government goodies than in the US. You do not have to be a genius to figure out what will happen if those entitlements can no longer be guaranteed. It won't be pretty here either.    

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:22 | 5109804 alexcojones
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Fast & Furious, Sandy Hoax Holder?

That Holder?

Top Ten Reasons: Sandy Hook was an Elaborate Hoax

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:25 | 5109828 Stoploss
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Why, yes. Yes, that Holder.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 15:19 | 5110165 Ms. Erable
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Forgot about Oklahoma City, didjya?

http://americanfreepress.net/?p=2086

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 18:49 | 5111263 mvsjcl
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+1 Ahh, someone who remembers. Nice.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 17:26 | 5110386 cougar_w
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You lost me at "elaborate hoax".

Has anyone noticed there are no simple hoaxes anymore? You know why that is? Do you know why all the hoaxes now need like 8 levels of gearing just to get off the ground? Well I happen to wonder about that.

A short story. They used to think the planets, stars and sun all went around the Earth. It was simply obvious. However they also thought the motions were driven by internal laws rather than (oh say) the thoughts of the angels, so they tried to come up with equations and mechanical models that matched observations. No seriously this really happened. Well as they worked on it the mechanisms became increasingly complex to match better celestial observations. Eventually the mechanical models didn't work at all, not even nearly, but rather than abandon the geo-centric model in favor of something else all kinds of exceptions had to be thought up, just really weird shit. Wheels within wheels, within more wheels, within still larger wheels, all moving together each inside the other. It was nuts but they had to keep trying, you see. Then Copernicus came along and pointed out that if you can only describe your model of the universe using increasingly baroque and tortured explanations and unworkable physical models and machines, then maybe you should step back and consider the other possibility being that your initial assumptions were simply completely fucked up. He then showed that if you placed the Sun at the center of the solar system, and had the planets (including Earth) all move in orbits around it, you not only end up with an accurate predictive model of the universe you also strip out all the 8 levels of gearing that were needed to make your old model work. And since God likes to keep things simple, that must be the answer. He was so afraid of his model of celectial mechanics (ie, the reaction of the church) he would only allow it to be published after is death.

And that's why you will always lose me at "elaborate hoax".

That shit don't do elaborate.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 18:02 | 5110988 Oldwood
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How do you feel about a "cunning plan"?

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 18:25 | 5111130 Baldrick
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only if I present it.

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 02:38 | 5113222 StychoKiller
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Where's "Black Adder" when ya need 'im?

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:22 | 5109806 db51
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Remove the curfew.....bring in the Naitonal Guard.   lmfao....At some point in time, the looters and rioters will realize they need to move their lootin activities over to that Mega Mall in West County where all those whitey's life in oppulence.   This is a great warm-up for "Black Friday". 

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:21 | 5109807 Jethro
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Holder should be saying, "Retreive the damn IRS e-mails", or "Retreive the Fast and Furious documents", or etc. etc. etc.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:39 | 5109925 knukles
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Officially sanctioned riots make for great distractions and incentive to declare marshmallowlaw

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:24 | 5109808 Bill of Rights
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Tanks and Dick measuring to boot!...

 

( Popcorn ) Chomp chomp chomp...

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZpJoMuuE3Eg

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:22 | 5109810 e_goldstein
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"Remove the damn tanks...(cause I haven't gotten enough AKs in the hands of the homies yet)."

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:41 | 5109937 knukles
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"Faz n' Furriest, mothafuckah"

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:22 | 5109811 MrTown3
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"I don't know who to side with!!!??"... (head explodes) - racist libertarian

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:41 | 5109942 MsCreant
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Someone who was a libertarian at heart could not be racist. A free market is a free market, you mind your business, I mind mine, unless we decide we have business with one another. Race does not come into it. Racisit = not libertarian.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 17:00 | 5110315 MrTown3
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So in other words we have a lot of people not really taking this libertarian shit seriously huh....that confirms my suspicions. They shouldn't call themselves libertarians they should call themselves self-preservationist and stop the hypocrisy.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:22 | 5109813 orangegeek
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Holder - another cartoon from DC

 

Awesome move to ignore the WH and move ahead.  Not even a "cc" on the email.

 

BTW, Holder is a Dem and well, Nixon is a Dem too.  LMFAO!!!!

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:43 | 5109951 knukles
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So's the boyking who was to bring us to another all wonderful, happy happy joy joy Messianic level of new race relations, dogs fucking cats, eggs laying themselves, children no longer poisoned by Draino and moms everywhere beating their kids till they obey.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:51 | 5110019 Uncle Remus
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Ah, the 50's. [sniff]

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