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Joe | Morena/Linda Vista Trolley Station
(@ Morena/Linda Vista Trolley Station - in San Diego, CA)
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RT : Folks act like, “Don’t break the rules and bad things won’t happen!”

The point is that violating the rules shouldn…
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Receiving historical context from James Lawson(!) about the fall of 1960 and King’s time in Reidsville Prison.…
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That’s a lie. You know what’s true? There are public photos with you & an arrested Russian Spy who allegedly traded…
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TODAY! Come by in Shaw where will show us how to make awesome low-poly 3D illustrations on…
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I’m no expert on how tech execs should communicate*, but I’m thinking independently bringing up holocaust deniers o…
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Stanford College Republicans criticize Trump and support Stanford’s Amb. McFaul. Refreshing change.
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New FEC Data Points to Severe Risk for House GOP
If the 2018 cycle has made anything clear, Donald Trump is the best fundraiser Democratic candidates have ever had. Democrats only need to pick up 23 GOP seats…
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'Trump's son should be concerned': FBI obtained wiretaps of Putin ally who met with Trump Jr.
The FBI has obtained secret wiretaps collected by Spanish police of conversations involving Alexander Torshin, a deputy governor of Russia’s Central Bank who…
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Global Christian Dominionism » Chip Berlet's Blogsite: Research for Progress
This page is partially completed and being prepared to answer questions I am receiving from fellow journalist, scholars, and my frenetic Facebook friends.…
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I just had a co-worker, a Yale-educated public defender, decline to wear an Abolish ICE button because "its analysi…
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Can we please stop using the word “meddling” or “hacking” to describe state sponsored information warfare? It’s tim…
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Opinion | This sad, embarrassing wreck of a man
President Trump. (Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images) America’s child president had a play date with a KGB alumnus, who surely enjoyed providing day care. It was a…
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Fox News’ Chris Wallace Presses Vladimir Putin in Tense Interview After Donald Trump Gives Him a Pass
During the interview, an aggravated Putin refused to acknowledge the Mueller indictment and insisted that Russia doesn’t ‘have anything’ on Trump. Fox News…
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Is he genuinely asking if church bells are objectively better than prayer calls, or whether there is a le…
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The Anthony Bourdain Interview
Anthony Bourdain had started smoking again, was the first thing I noticed as he sat down with me last February. He was a bit hung over from a recent working…
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'How bad was that?': Even Trump aides question damage done
(CNN) President Donald Trump hoped his hotly anticipated summit talks with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin would amount to a triumphant television event.…
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"My former campaign manager was arrested for a marginal crime just like Al Capone, the most notorious gangster in A…
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Even on Fox, Trump’s Helsinki Performance Was ‘Ridiculous’ and ‘Surreal’
Lucas Jackson / Reuters When Donald Trump stood side by side with Russian President Vladimir Putin and announced he was taking Putin’s word over that of his own…
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RT : Here's Amazon giving $1K to Republican Ken Buck (running against the Great Slate's ). Buck once refu…
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The real hero in all this is the excellent FEC website. Go to -> campaign finance data -> f…
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The real hero in all this is the excellent FEC website. Go to -> campaign finance data -> f…
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The only good online fandom left is Dune
Escapism in the year 2018 is a strange thing. If you want to refresh a brain beshitted by weeks and months of workaday corruption and brutality, sometimes you…
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I’m not a fan of monarchy, but I do like sartorial shade—with brooches!
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Damn. Wolf Blitzer is calling Rand Paul out for defending Trump’s un-American defense of Putin today.
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I remain a proud conservative and Republican, but I resigned today as Belmont Co Ohio GOP Chairman. I did so as a m…
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Opinion | If you work for Trump, quit now
President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki on Monday. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP) Everyone who works for President Trump: Quit now. Save…
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This. DO SOMETHING, , , & other senators rightly appalled by in Helsinki.
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Untitled (https://www.wired.com/2008/05/what-are-centip/)
I'm reminded of Bruce Sterling's writing from 2008 on "centipedes."
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Isn’t Maria Butina a “life member” of the National Rifle Association (NRA) and a frequent attendee at NRA events? S…
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NRA CEO Wayne LaPierre with accused Russian spy Marina Butina at the NRA's 2014 annual meeting in Indianapolis.
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Review: NANETTE (2018)
Note I: Distinctly possible this will end up incorporated into an IBWT video piece in the near-future, but packed-weeks being what they are wanted to get the…
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Thread on new satirical show gets at ugly truth of how many political figures treat media. There’s no thoughtful ci…
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The ONLY hesitation US officials show is over the question of media presentation — not rational criticism, and not…
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Don’t mistake US politicians as the butt of ’s joke. It’s the public.

These American officials are m…
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isn’t just indicting the American officials who agree with weaponizing kids.

Cohen shows here how r…
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Our annual Complete Guide to 2018 is now live! Exclusives, autographs, panels, offsites, the new Harbor Drive…
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Cohen includes the “conscientious objector” because of the language in which he couches his objection: “you expect…
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Finally, only one official in hesitates to endorse the “arm infants” idea.

“You expect me to say thi…
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I think “Nazi Kermit” for Farage is the single most apt derogatory nickname I’ve seen in ages!
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Next key media reference — shows Cohen’s character saying “it’s not rape if it’s your wife, right?”…
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is clever in the sidestepping of overt “black-and-white” racial issues.

Never thought I’d say this…
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Next up, the role of popular culture and the media.

features old, out of touch white men reading of…
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demonstrates that to many US officials, “Israel” / “terrorism” are two paradigmatic words that can pr…
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In one exchange, Cohen’s character and his interviewee discuss the efficacy of child soldiers — as they’re “too you…
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Literal armed baby? Insane.

When an Israeli representative introduces the idea with one word “terrorism,” however,…
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Using an Israeli character in this context is a brilliant stroke on Cohen’s part here, intentional or not: what rea…
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“Who is America” also displays US officials’ blatant Islamophobia.

Cohen’s character recounts a non sequitur abou…
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It’s not just the US.

This clip shows how American officials understand an entire group of people (Palestinians)…
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“Who is America” opens with Cohen’s Israeli character presenting his case for arming (literal) babies by invoking t…
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Sacha Baron Cohen’s “Who Is America” is much more disturbing than the surface-level of officials saying “give child…
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Men shouldn't be fucking Nazis. RT if you agree.
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Five journalists were murdered in Maryland less than a month ago. Did you forget?!
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This is a fresh donation from Microsoft to the dude that is trying to torpedo the Russian hacking investigation - t…
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Yeah, they're pretty awful. I had to bring my computer in seven times for the same root iss…
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Take from all this, my piece, my thread, his irritation what you want, but we're all human and my two-cen…
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I've too-long for Twitter stories on how hard it was to keep officials on track and from meddling wrongly…
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These rescuers I had been working, who were so humble, polite and expert—and who accepted everything and…
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We had someone important and famous land with a @#$@!! helicopter to the earthquake zone to "support our…
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Officials pull/push actual rescuers. Sub as a back-up option (are people still working on it with domain…
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I was once in the middle of an earthquake rescue with an amazing team. Politest people. Their lives on th…
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I know you said clearly you'd defer to the divers, and I point that out in my piece. But rescuers hate hi…
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So Vern is the diver who was among the first there, dug up the maps, brought in the other divers, figured…
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In about 20 years, half the population will live in eight states
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It's important to stress that this isn't just Musk. Facebook PAC has made the maximum allowable payment to Devin Nu…
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‘Warning Lights Are Blinking Red,’ Top Intelligence Officer Says of Russian Attacks
WASHINGTON — The nation’s top intelligence officer said on Friday that the persistent danger of Russian cyberattacks today was akin to the warnings the United…
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