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Mar 19 2017

Open Thread

rinocare-spoof

Via Liberal Logic 101, on a tip from TED.



201 Responses to “Open Thread”

  1. ICEvictim says:

    Trump is the kind of general that would pull a head-fake like that! One can only hope

  2. Momster says:

    It’s also bloody unlikely. I don’t think the RINOs have learned a damn thing.

  3. EVERYDAY PRESIDENT ☆ ᵀᴿᵁᴹᴾ says:

    .
    Where we are going and what we avoided:

    https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CwtoCIJUoAAhqMg.jpg

  4. Mr. Freemarket says:

    That would be racist. It is fine for people of color to try and keep other people of color from uncontrolled entry into their country. White people cannot keep people of color from entering their country, turning their country into a white minority country. Once the US is a white minority country, then we can build a wall. Maybe lots of them.

    Is that clear now?

  5. Mr. Freemarket says:

    It is also clear that they embrace federal control over health care, just as did the democrats. They have no intention of getting the federal government out of the health care business, just as they have no intention of getting the federal government out of the education business.

  6. Silence Dogood says:

    Yes, it would be very cool although I don’t see that happening in any reality let alone this one.

  7. Mr. Freemarket says:

    That “Repeal ObamaCare” is a good one. The more I think about it, the more it is clearly a knee-slapper.

  8. Mr. Freemarket says:

    http://www.theblaze.com/news/2017/03/19/secret-service-agent-who-said-she-wouldnt-take-a-bullet-for-trump-has-finally-learned-her-fate/

    Secret Service agent who wouldn’t take a bullet for Trump apparently removed from her post as special agent in charge of the agency’s Denver office.

    Sadly it appears that she will not simply be fired.

  9. Mr. Freemarket says:

    http://www.theblaze.com/news/2017/03/19/liberal-senator-says-health-care-a-right-not-a-privilege-gets-bold-reality-check-from-constituents/

    California Sen. Kamala Harris (D) took to her Twitter account Saturday to share her view that health care is not a “privilege” but rather a “right.”

    “Here’s what I believe: health care is a right, not a privilege. RT if you agree,” she tweeted.

    Some of her constituents tried to straighten her out. Sadly Harris doesn’t understand the difference between rights and goods and services. If you pay for something, it can never be a right.

  10. Mr. Freemarket says:

    I have tepidly supported President Trump, however, there are certain facts and possibly true facts that have come to light that makes me understand the anti-Trump forces. I will post some of them here. Clearly it is outrageous that anyone with such a lack of character could become president. See if you agree.

    Fact #1:

    Trump has delusions of grandeur. When playing checkers with his daughter, from time to time he would yell out “King Me.”

  11. EVERYDAY PRESIDENT ☆ ᵀᴿᵁᴹᴾ says:

    .
    The cartoonist missed the “and replace” part, which I didn’t like during the campaign, nor do I like it now, but then there was the alternative depicted on the left playing out in my head…

    Noone said he was the Prefect Candidate or that he would be the perfect President, but he’s a hell of a lot better than the hag.
    .

  12. Mr. Freemarket says:

    Fact #2.

    When Trump put out a tweet about Rachael Maddow, he failed to capitalize MSNBC.

  13. EVERYDAY PRESIDENT ☆ ᵀᴿᵁᴹᴾ says:

    .
    RINOS know. They prefer being in second place to winning. The RINOs prefer top work in the shadows, stuffing their pockets as they provide cover to the rats by neutralizing the American vote.

    Basically Trump dragged and kicked them across the Finish Line.

    RINOcare all but guarantees that they will go back to their familiar role as Washington Generals in no time.
    .

  14. Mr. Freemarket says:

    Fact #3.

    Trump refused to shake Angela Merkel’s hand during her official visit to the White House. He was later overheard to say “with as many Muslim hands as that woman has been shaking, I have no idea when was the last time she washed her hands.”

  15. EVERYDAY PRESIDENT ☆ ᵀᴿᵁᴹᴾ says:

    .
    Want to see what UN Agenda 21 promises to look like:

    http://www.oregonlive.com/portland/index.ssf/2017/03/multnomah_county_wants_to_ince.html

    Miniature homes for the homeless in someone else’s backyard for $75,000 a pop!
    .

  16. Mr. Freemarket says:

    Fact #4.

    When playing Rock, Paper, Sissors, Trump has a tendency to choose rock.

  17. Mr. Freemarket says:

    Lemme see….can I build one of those tiny houses for $75,000 (which the city will pay for), and then get $15,000 per year from the city in rent, so that people can live in sheds and poop in Home Depot buckets?

    What a wonderful idea.

  18. Mr. Freemarket says:

    It isn’t fair that the dems should be the only ones stuffing their pockets with money.

  19. Mr. Freemarket says:

    The fact is there is no “repeal.” As in “none.” The RINOs, and the president, are proposing another flavor of ObamaCare. The bottom line is that no one in DC has any intention of getting the federal government out of the health care control business.

    Is he better than Hillary? That’s not really the question. Another flavor of ObamaCare isn’t what I voted for. Did you?

  20. KirklesWorth says:

    Liberal Websites Current Last 5 Articles

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    CNN
    Trump asked, Fox News answered
    South Carolina capitalizes on NC’s ‘bathroom bill’
    Comey to address Trump wiretapping allegations
    Trump, critic of Obama’s golfing, regularly hits the links
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    Daily Kos
    Democrats line up tough questions for Neil Gorsuch
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    Media Matters
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    Morning Shows Don’t Push Back As Trump’s Budget Director Lies About GOP’s Health Care Plan

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  21. 762x51 says:

    Good lord man, don’t you realize with Hillary we would have a government run healthcare system where Congress is exempt from the law they force on everyone else . . . wait

    Ok, Ok, I know:
    Good lord man, don’t you realize with Hillary we would have the same open border policies as OsamaObama . . . wait

    Maybe this:

    Good lord man, don’t you realize with Hillary we would have all those Obama executive orders and appointees in still in place and the Progressive 5th column Retardlicans who advanced the Obama agenda for 8 years still doing nothing to stop it . . . wait

    Umm:

    Good lord man, don’t you realize with Hillary we would have another trillion dollar budget request from the White Housec . . . wait

    What was the difference again?

  22. 762x51 says:

    They are PROGRESSIVES, just like the D flavored Progressives. This is why I have been trying to get folks to see that regardless of which “side” of the UniParty “won”, NOTHING WOULD CHANGE.

    Retardlican / Demhiroid, two heads of the same snake.

    For years I have said this cannot be resolved at the ballot box.

    QED

  23. TED says:

    http://i.imgur.com/fsjdrtE.jpg FUNNY how when they were the USSR they were ALMOST as WONDERFUL as CUBA…??!!

  24. TED says:

    http://i.imgur.com/JniL0VI.jpg Successful people ALWAYS pay more taxes than the less, THAT’s why the Dems don’t think THEY should have to pay taxes, just make them!

  25. TED says:

    http://i.imgur.com/wQFl33k.jpg It’s hard to keep your stories straight when you’re always lying…

  26. TED says:

    !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    http://i.imgur.com/lUk0rF0.jpg
    YOUR PRESIDENT!! Unless, of course, you buy that ticket you said you would and RENOUNCE your citizenship. SO GET OVER IT!!!

  27. TED says:

    http://i.imgur.com/8gk4p5J.jpg The KEY is ALWAYS the FOLLOW-THROUGH!!!

  28. TED says:

    http://i.imgur.com/rumqH2m.jpg The LEFT just DOSN’T get it!

  29. MAS says:

    They don’t like INDIAN Mexicans…Spaniard blooded ones are OK.

  30. TrojanMan says:

    Let me know when any of those things on the right happen…..

  31. MAS says:

    “Fixed fortifications are monuments to man’s stupidity,” George S. Patton, Jr.

    While they may slow the enemy penetration by making him work harder (to go under or around), ultimately they will fail before a determined foe…and mark these words; Mexico is a foe. We need to take away the carrot on a stick by fining and/or jailing folks who hire them. The welfare gravy train needs to dry up and so does the anchor baby lie. I say remove all incentives first…

  32. Eddie_Valiant says:

    A double LOL!

  33. Mr. Freemarket says:

    That, my friend, is a three pointer.

  34. Eddie_Valiant says:

    omg!

  35. Eddie_Valiant says:

    Aside from being a hair-brained idea, anyone that goes into business with the state or federal gubmint deserves all the bad stuff that will happen to them.

    Ask Curt Schilling how his venture worked out.

  36. SNuss says:

    “Prevent Parenthood” might be a more accurate name. They could also steal this concept from a McDonald’s sign: “Millions and millions butchered”.

  37. KirklesWorth says:

    Scott Adams’ Blog: My $1 Million Climate Model Bet

    I will bet anyone $1 million dollars that I can come up with a climate forecast model that ignores C02 and still predicts the temperature 30 years from now to within half a degree. Does anyone want to take that bet?

    Obviously there is a trick involved, so I won’t accept your bet for ethical reasons. But let’s see if you can figure out how I could win that bet every time.

    I am 100% confident I can build a climate prediction model, using my current skill set, that will predict the measured temperature in 30 years to within half a degree.

    Furthermore, you can pick whatever measurement type and place you want for the bet. My trick does not depend on doing anything clever with the measurement itself.

    I can also build an accurate climate prediction model for any local geography. I can do it for the ocean or the air. And in each case, I have a 100% chance of getting the right answer to within half a degree.

    Would you take the bet?

    (more)

  38. Torcer says:

    It’s always enjoyable to ask them if any of the unadjusted empirical data matches the predictions made by the computer models made 20 -30 years ago.

  39. Torcer says:

    How to Talk About the Opposition

    When you can help it, don’t say conservative. As the polls above demonstrate, conservative is no insult. The word and the concept are both quite popular. This is because, while conservative policies are awful, Americans overwhelmingly support stereotyped conservative principles—small government, low taxes, free markets, strong defense, traditional families. It is very clever framing. Who favors a bigger government than we need? Who wants to pay more taxes? Who can oppose freedom, an effective military, or families?
    Don’t say . . .Conservative plan
    Say . . . Right wing

    Don’t say . . .Conservative solution
    Say . . . Risky scheme

    Don’t say . . . Fiscal conservative
    Say . . . Extreme, outside the mainstream
    Fiscal responsibility

    Why . . .
    Why . . .

    When it fits, you can use the term right wing. Voters are somewhat unfavorable toward a right wing candidate (although they are much more unfavorable toward a left-wing candidate). You can also call conservatives extreme. The current crop of conservatives at the federal, state and local levels are far outside of the American mainstream. They are extreme compared to Ronald Reagan!

    Risky is another good word to use, because it highlights what America stands to lose by adopting any particular conservative measure. Finally, when you’re arguing against a conservative proposal, never call it a solution. It will never solve a societal problem.

    What about the Tea Party? Let’s first understand the polling. There are two kinds of questions asked about political organizations: do you favor or oppose the group, and do you consider yourself a supporter or member.

    Only 30 percent are favorable toward the Tea Party and about half are unfavorable. That has not changed much since 2011. Labeling someone as a Tea Party candidate is a negative, but not a terribly strong one. When asked “do you consider yourself a supporter of the Tea Party movement,” only about 20 percent say they are and by this measurement the Tea Party has declined by one-third over the past three years. The group does not represent a big percentage of all voters, but it remains a large and influential part of the Republican Party.

    Don’t say . . .
    Confederate

    Fascist, Nazi

    Say . . .
    Partisan, political and divisive
    Polarizing
    Playing partisan politics
    Putting politics above what’s best for America

    Why . . .
    We cannot call Tea Partiers Confederates or fascists, or compare their actions to the Civil War or World War II. Persuadable voters don’t understand the comparison, it seems dated, and it alienates some of our friends.

    Americans are increasingly aware that the Tea Party is far outside of the mainstream, and that its members are divisive, extremely partisan, and playing politics.
    http://www.progressivemajorityaction.org/how_to_talk_about_the_opposition

    .

  40. Bill589 says:

    Yes. Rand Paul’s plan would be cool.

  41. Momster says:

    I guess since they are always wiping up the rear (like the rump-swabs they are) the RINOS don’t have to worry about taking responsibility for anything.

  42. Bodhisattva says:

    Now I’m really confused. Because there is ZERO credible evidence of any inappropriate contacts between Trump, or Trump’s team, and Russia and a ton of evidence of an investigation and even wiretaps, yet which story continues to get played as true and which as false?

    If the new president was in fact colluding with a foreign adversary, journalists and investigators should feel enormous pressure to conclusively establish that fact. If it is not true, both Trump and the country deserve to have this issue put to rest.

    https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/20/public-editor/trump-russia-fbi-liz-spayd-public-editor.html?_r=0

    I agree, and conversely since there does seem to be enough evidence Trump was wiretapped that even the New York Times, the “paper of record”, is talking about it, why is that the story that is being called fake?

  43. Torcer says:

    “One definition of an economist is somebody who sees something happen in
    practice and wonders if it will work in theory.” – Ronald Reagan

  44. Torcer says:

    “The only power any government has is the power to crack down on
    criminals. Well, when there aren’t enough criminals, one makes them. One
    declares so many things to be a crime that it becomes impossible for
    men to live without breaking laws” ~~Ayn Rand

  45. Torcer says:

    Politics for Dummies: Left & Right Political Parties, Democrat, Republican,Communism, Capitalism
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nWqpojSj1CA
    PsycheTruth

  46. Torcer says:

    How Do You Kill 11 Million People? – YouTube
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EH_Izul6J5M

    Oct 26, 2012 … This whiteboard animation shows what happened when Hitler lied to get elected and people don’t care or pay attention to the lies

  47. Torcer says:

    Bill Whittle’s TOP 5 Conservative Principles
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wjGsLmAXTYs
    PJ Media
    You’re individually responsible to choose freely to watch this video about the TOP 5 conservative principles, according to Bill …

  48. Torcer says:

    Bill Whittle Explaining The Values Of The Republican Party Vs. The Democrat Party
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZU28SUTuIoc
    Black Conservatives Of America
    Bill Whittle Explaining The Values Of The Republican Party Vs.The Democrat Party Our Mission is to promote Christian …

  49. Torcer says:

    The Bigger the Government…
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qr638pCfPxs
    PragerU
    Published on Mar 3, 2014
    In every society throughout human history the following relationship has held true: as government grows, human freedom and happiness shrinks. Best selling author, Dennis Prager puts it this way: “The bigger the government, the smaller the citizen.” This has been true in Europe for decades and is becoming ever more so in the United States. But it’s not the kind of nation, the Founding Fathers had in mind. Can we get back to the principles of liberty and individual responsibility? It’s a big challenge. But first we have to recognize the problem.

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  50. Torcer says:

    Lower Taxes, Higher Revenue
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FqLjyA0hL1s

    Should tax rates be higher? It’s the million dollar question! Up? Down? No change? Where in the world should taxes go?

  51. Torcer says:

    Don’t Compare Yourself to Others
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0MPG-aLD-EY

  52. Torcer says:

    Why Don’t Feminists Fight for Muslim Women?
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wJkFQohIKNI

  53. Torcer says:

    “Under capitalism, man tries to exploit man using voluntary exchange; under socialism, man exploits man using government force.” -Will Spencer

  54. Torcer says:

    When a great truth once gets abroad in the world, no power on earth can
    imprison it, or prescribe its limits, or suppress it. – F. Douglass

  55. Torcer says:

    The greatest productive force is human selfishness. – Robert Heinlein

  56. Torcer says:

    “The world divides politically into those who want people to be controlled, and those who have no such desire”. Libertarian Prepper

  57. Torcer says:

    Government: Is it Ever Big Enough?
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yEGURItSrAo
    PragerU

  58. Torcer says:

    What Should We Do About Guns? PragerU
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wAXxQBIfH7I

  59. Torcer says:

    “The recipe for perpetual ignorance is: Be satisfied with your opinions and content with your knowledge.” – Elbert Hubbard

  60. Torcer says:

    PragerU: The Inconvenient Truth About the Democratic Party
    The Inconvenient Truth About the Democratic Party
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g_a7dQXilCo

    Did you know that the Democratic Party defended slavery, started the Civil War, founded the KKK, and fought against every major civil rights act in U.S. history? Watch as Carol Swain, professor of political science at Vanderbilt University, shares the inconvenient history of the Democratic Party. Donate today to help us reach more people with this video! http://l.prageru.com/2eB2p0h

    Script:

    When you think about racial equality and civil rights, which political party comes to mind? The Republicans? Or, the Democrats?

    Most people would probably say the Democrats. But this answer is incorrect.

    Since its founding in 1829, the Democratic Party has fought against every major civil rights initiative, and has a long history of discrimination.

    The Democratic Party defended slavery, started the Civil War, opposed Reconstruction, founded the Ku Klux Klan, imposed segregation, perpetrated lynchings, and fought against the civil rights acts of the 1950s and 1960s.

    In contrast, the Republican Party was founded in 1854 as an anti-slavery party. Its mission was to stop the spread of slavery into the new western territories with the aim of abolishing it entirely. This effort, however, was dealt a major blow by the Supreme Court. In the 1857 case Dred Scott v. Sandford, the court ruled that slaves aren’t citizens; they’re property. The seven justices who voted in favor of slavery? All Democrats. The two justices who dissented? Both Republicans.

    The slavery question was, of course, ultimately resolved by a bloody civil war. The commander-in-chief during that war was the first Republican President, Abraham Lincoln – the man who freed the slaves.

    Six days after the Confederate army surrendered, John Wilkes Booth, a Democrat, assassinated President Lincoln. Lincoln’s vice president, a Democrat named Andrew Johnson, assumed the presidency. But Johnson adamantly opposed Lincoln’s plan to integrate the newly freed slaves into the South’s economic and social order.

    Johnson and the Democratic Party were unified in their opposition to the 13th Amendment, which abolished slavery; the 14th Amendment, which gave blacks citizenship; and the 15th Amendment, which gave blacks the vote. All three passed only because of universal Republican support.

    During the era of Reconstruction, federal troops stationed in the south helped secure rights for the newly freed slaves. Hundreds of black men were elected to southern state legislatures as Republicans, and 22 black Republicans served in the US Congress by 1900. The Democrats did not elect a black man to Congress until 1935.

    But after Reconstruction ended, when the federal troops went home, Democrats roared back into power in the South. They quickly reestablished white supremacy across the region with measures like black codes – laws that restricted the ability of blacks to own property and run businesses. And they imposed poll taxes and literacy tests, used to subvert the black citizen’s right to vote.

    And how was all of this enforced? By terror — much of it instigated by the Ku Klux Klan, founded by a Democrat, Nathan Bedford Forrest.

    As historian Eric Foner – himself a Democrat – notes:

    “In effect, the Klan was a military force serving the interests of the Democratic Party.”

  61. Torcer says:

    Why Did America Fight the Vietnam War?
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EunyfX-Zjo4
    127,224 views 16 hours ago
    Why did America fight the Vietnam War? The military suffered over 58,000 casualties, and America withdrew in defeat. What for? Historian Victor Davis Hanson explains.
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  62. Torcer says:

    Facts Don’t Care About Your Feelings
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hok2PiRnDfw

  63. Torcer says:

    The Paris Climate Agreement Won’t Change the Climate
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=47bNzLj5E_Q
    PragerU
    The Paris Climate Agreement will cost at least $1 trillion per year, and climate activists say it will save the planet. The truth?

    Climate Change: What Do Scientists Say?
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OwqIy8Ikv-c

    Is Climate Change Our Biggest Problem?
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sgm3QOWt6Tc

    What They Haven’t Told You about Climate Change
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RkdbSxyXftc

    Do 97% of Climate Scientists Really Agree?
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SSrjAXK5pGw
    PragerU
    Is it true that 97% of climate scientists agree that climate change is real? Where does the 97% figure come from?

  64. Torcer says:

    The Dark Art of Political Intimidation
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zXocwzYjcBc

  65. Torcer says:

    Where Do Good and Evil Come From?
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xliyujhwhNM

  66. Torcer says:

    Coolidge: The Best President You Don’t Know
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dcINPY21pVA

  67. Torcer says:

    Join Adam Carolla and Dennis Prager: No Safe Spaces
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zfYOx1siNTw

    NO SAFE SPACES: Tucker Previews New Documentary With Adam Carolla and Dennis Prager
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8imXzMEDMVE
    The Liberty Hound

  68. Torcer says:

    Dr. Drew and Dennis Prager on Students Against Free Speech & No Safe Spaces
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fTrH5mRniXo
    AfterPod

  69. Torcer says:

    “Collectivism doesn’t work because it’s based on a faulty economic
    premise. There is no such thing as a person’s “fair share” of wealth.
    The gross national product is not a pizza that must be carefully divided
    because if I get too many slices, you have to eat the box. The economy
    is expandable and, in any practical sense, limitless.”
    – P.J. O’Rourke

  70. Torcer says:

    “The recipe for perpetual ignorance is: Be satisfied with your opinions and content with your knowledge.” – Elbert Hubbard

  71. Torcer says:

    Let us never forget this fundamental truth: the State has no source of
    money other than money which people earn themselves.
    If the State wishes
    to spend more it can do so only by borrowing your savings or by taxing
    you more. It is no good thinking that someone else will pay – that
    ‘someone else’ is you. There is no such thing as public money; there is
    only taxpayers’ money.
    MARGARET THATCHER, speech to Conservative Party Conference, Oct. 14, 1983

  72. Torcer says:

    “If taxation without consent is not robbery, then any band of robbers have only to declare themselves a government, and all their robberies are legalized.” – Lysander Spooner

  73. Torcer says:

    “People who enjoy meetings should not be in charge of anything.” – Thomas Sowell

  74. Torcer says:

    “He that would make his own liberty secure must guard even his enemy from oppression.” – Thomas Paine

  75. Torcer says:

    “The natural progress of things is for liberty to yield, and government to gain ground.” Thomas Jefferson

  76. Torcer says:

    “Limiting government is the single most important instrument for guaranteeing liberty.” – Dr. Walter Williams

  77. Torcer says:

    When Transparency Really Means Tyranny
    https://www.youtube. com/watch?v=Z8RA1e88BWs
    277,015 views
    When you hear the word “transparency,” what comes to mind? Maybe words like openness and honesty. But David French, Senior Writer for The National Review, shows how progressive activists, under the guise of “transparency,” are ruining the lives of many good Americans.
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    When you hear the word “transparency,” what comes to mind?

    Chances are that you associate the word with a lot of good things, like “openness,” “honesty,” “accountability,” and maybe even “integrity.”

    In a better world, those associations would be accurate. But in the world of the progressive left, “transparency” means something very different. And you need to be aware of that meaning or you risk becoming a victim of it.

    Everybody – on the left and the right – agrees that transparency in government is a good thing. With the exception of issues involving national security, the government should be transparent in its dealings. The public has a right to know what the government is doing with your tax dollars. But transparency means something completely different when it comes to the private, non-government realm. Take, for example, where you choose to donate your money. Transparency in this case means that there is a public record of your donation. Now, this might sound okay, but it isn’t. Why? Because it puts you on the radar of your political opponents and makes you a potential target.

    Scott Eckern was a theatre director in Sacramento, California who gave a $1,000 donation to support the traditional definition of marriage. Maybe you don’t agree with Scott’s position. That’s your right. But the LA Times didn’t just disagree; they put every single donation made by people like Scott online. Scott Eckern lost his job, and others faced boycotts and blacklisting, all because of “so-called” transparency in an area of life that should be private.

    Through most of our nation’s history, what happened to Scott Eckern wouldn’t have happened: if you made a political donation, your identity was not exposed. But under pressure from the left, this is changing.

    In New York, for example, it’s now the law that if a non-profit organization advocates against a position taken by an elected official, it must disclose to the government the identities of all the organization’s significant donors. Faced with this prospect, most people would just as soon avoid the risk altogether. Safer, in other words, to keep your mouth shut and your checkbook closed.

    Even when state officials promise to keep this donor information confidential, you can’t trust them. In 2015, the California attorney general, Kamala Harris, now a U.S. Senator, demanded that nonprofits disclose their donor lists to the state, and then her office “accidentally” posted this private donor information online.

    But even if the government kept that information secret, it’s none of its business. Because while transparency is a government obligation, privacy is an individual right. How do we know? Because of the First Amendment.

    In the 1950s, the state of Alabama tried to force the NAACP to disclose its membership lists. This demand came at a time when civil rights activists faced physical threats and economic reprisals for standing up for basic human rights. Fortunately, the Supreme Court stepped in and ruled unanimously that the First Amendment protected their right of freedom of association, and that included protection from prying eyes.

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  78. Torcer says:

    America’s Socialist Origins
    https://www.youtube. com/watch?v=7dAmroKyzGY

    Published on Mar 21, 2016
    Was America once socialist? Surprisingly, yes. The early settlers who arrived at Plymouth and Jamestown in the early 1600s experimented with socialist communes. Did it work? History professor Larry Schweikart of the University of Dayton shares the fascinating story. Donate today to PragerU: http://l.prageru.com/2eB2p0h

  79. Torcer says:

    Federalist Papers No. 45, James Madison, the Father of the Constitution, wrote: “The powers delegated by the proposed Constitution to the federal government are few and defined. Those which are to remain in the State governments are numerous and indefinite. The former will be exercised principally on external objects, as war, peace, negotiation and foreign commerce.”

  80. Torcer says:

    JFK: Democrat or Republican?
    https://www.youtube(dot)com/watch?v=H-Qg_4zqpDI

    John F. Kennedy lowered taxes, opposed abortion, supported gun rights, and believed in a strong military. And he was a proud Democrat. But would he be one today? Author and talk show host Larry Elder explains.
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  81. Torcer says:

    “Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws.” – Plato

  82. Torcer says:

    In my work, you get used to criticisms. Of course you do, because there are a lot of people trying to get you down, but I always cheer up immensely if one is particularly wounding because I think well, if they attack one personally, it means they have not a single political argument left. That is why my father always taught me: never worry about anyone who attacks you personally; it means their arguments carry no weight and they know it.

    MARGARET THATCHER, interview with Enzo Biagi, Mar. 10, 1986

  83. Torcer says:

    Government: Is it Ever Big Enough?
    https://www.youtube. com/watch?v=yEGURItSrAo
    PragerU

  84. Torcer says:

    Politicians as a class are dangerous… people who are seeking power
    over us are not, by definition, our friends. – James Bovard

  85. Torcer says:

    “I’ve got a bad feeling about this.”
    Han Solo

  86. Torcer says:

    Never waste a good crisis Hillary Clinton

  87. Torcer says:

    12:55

    Milton Friedman: This is Why Free Markets are Miraculous
    https://www.youtube(dot)com/watch?v=DbQUS8xbpX4
    PhilosophyInsights
    Milton Friedman, recipient of the 1976 Nobel Prize for Economic Science, was one of the most recognizable and influential

  88. Torcer says:

    THE TRUTH vs CNN
    https://www.youtube(dot)com/watch?v=FW0sy8w23rU
    70,006 views4 days ago

    CC

  89. Torcer says:

    “How do you tell a communist? Well, it’s someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? It’s someone who understands Marx and Lenin.” Ronald Reagan

  90. Torcer says:

    Man is not free unless government is limited- Ronald Reagan

  91. Torcer says:

    “Socialism, like the ancient ideas from which it springs, confuses the distinction between government and society. As a result of this, every time we object to a thing being done by government, the socialists conclude that we object to its being done at all.” – Frederic Bastiat

  92. Torcer says:

    “A tax cut means higher family income and higher business profits and a balanced federal budget… As the national income grows, the federal government will ultimately end up with more revenues. Prosperity is the real way to balance our budget. By lowering tax rates, by increasing jobs and income, we can expand tax revenues and finally bring out budget into balance.”
    – John F. Kennedy

  93. Torcer says:

    In certain basic respects – a totalitarian state structure, a single party, a leader, a secret police, a hatred of political, cultural and intellectual freedom – fascism and communism are clearly more like each other than they are like anything in between. Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr., Associate Professor of History at Harvard New York Times Magazine, Sunday, April 4, 1948

  94. Torcer says:

    “The world divides politically into those who want people to be controlled, and those who have no such desire”. Libertarian Prepper

  95. Torcer says:

    “People who enjoy meetings should not be in charge of anything.” – Thomas Sowell

  96. Torcer says:

    “The most fundamental fact about the ideas of the political left is that they do not work. Therefore we should not be surprised to find the left concentrated in institutions where ideas do not have to work in order to survive.” Thomas Sowell

  97. Torcer says:

    “One of the most dangerous errors is that civilization is automatically bound to increase and spread. The lesson of history is the opposite; civilization is a rarity, attained with difficulty and easily lost. The normal state of humanity is barbarism, just as the normal surface of the planet is salt water. Land looms large in our imagination and civilization in history books, only because sea and savagery are to us less interesting.” – C.S. Lewis

  98. Torcer says:

    In my work, you get used to criticisms. Of course you do, because there are a lot of people trying to get you down, but I always cheer up immensely if one is particularly wounding because I think well, if they attack one personally, it means they have not a single political argument left. That is why my father always taught me: never worry about anyone who attacks you personally; it means their arguments carry no weight and they know it.

    MARGARET THATCHER, interview with Enzo Biagi, Mar. 10, 1986

  99. Torcer says:

    Why You Love Capitalism
    https://www.youtube. com/watch?v=SY0V8XVsX1U

    Do you use an iPhone? Watch Netflix? Listen to Spotify? Then you love capitalism and can’t stand big government. How do we know? Jared Meyer of the Foundation for Government Accountability explains.
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  100. Torcer says:

    Thaddeus Russell and Dave Rubin: Socialism, Authoritarianism, and Liberalism (Full Interview)
    https://www.youtube com/watch?v=x4YxSGFqOH8

  101. Torcer says:

    “What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly; it is dearness only that gives everything its value.” – Thomas Paine

  102. Torcer says:

    “Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery.” Winston Churchill

  103. Torcer says:

    Why Did the Democratic South Become Republican?
    https://www.youtube com/watch?v=UiprVX4os2Y
    The south used to vote Democrat. Now it votes Republican. Why the switch? Was it, as some people say, because the GOP decided to appeal to racist whites? Carol Swain, Professor of Political Science at Vanderbilt University, explains.
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  104. Torcer says:

    THE REPUBLIC OF EMOTION
    https://www.youtube com/watch?v=8PdKXTu-er4
    BillWhittleChannel

  105. Torcer says:

    11:07
    Right Angle – CALEXIT: Promises, Promises….
    https://www.youtube com/watch?v=g5JjQAFF8Y0
    =========================================
    11:02
    Drifting Apart?
    https://www.youtube com/watch?v=91CQ_Tu2G6I

  106. Torcer says:

    The War On Cars
    https://www.youtube com/watch?v=k8Lo0ieyQtQ
    500,092 views There is a war against cars in America. Regulators want Americans out of cars and onto trains, buses, and bicycles. Why? Because of what cars represent — freedom. Automotive expert Lauren Fix (“The Car Coach”) explains.
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  107. Torcer says:

    “A society based on the freedom to choose is better than a society based on the principles of socialism, communism and coercion.” – Milton Friedman

  108. Torcer says:

    10:37
    Bill Whittle: SJW, SURPRISE!
    https://www.youtube com/watch?v=o7Pst_3xlX0
    PhilosophyInsights

  109. Torcer says:

    Ben Shapiro: Follow These 10 Rules When Debating Leftists
    https://www.youtube com/watch?v=Q79yQquKq7M
    PhilosophyInsights

    Ben Shapiro: Follow These 10 Rules When Debating Leftists. Complete Video quoted under fair use: …

  110. Torcer says:

    EAT THE RICH!
    https://www.youtube. com/watch?v=661pi6K-8WQ
    Uploaded on Mar 31, 2011
    Is America really broke? Michael Moore (and others) tells us that there are oceans of cash being hoarded by the wealthy. But Iowahawk (iowahawk.typepad.com) did a little addition, and armed with these statistics Bill and the ‘Hawk blow a hole in the “hoarding” lie big enough to fit a documentary filmmaker through.

  111. Torcer says:

    4:26
    Democratic Socialism is Still Socialism
    https://www.youtube(dot)com/watch?v=MvF_D4tVfYU
    PragerU

    What is democratic socialism? What makes it different than regular socialism? Has it been tried? Could it work in the United States …

  112. Torcer says:

    Though not in substance, yet in form, the struggle of the proletariat with the bourgeoisie is at first a national struggle. The proletariat of each country must, of course, first of all settle matters with its own bourgeoisie.

    Karl Marx, The Communist Manifesto
    II. BOURGEOIS AND PROLETARIANS Page 22.
    http://thepeoplescube.com/peoples-tools/the-communist-manifesto-original-text-t3022.html

  113. Torcer says:

    “He that would make his own liberty secure must guard even his enemy from oppression.” – Thomas Paine

  114. Torcer says:

    25:46
    How Freedom Made Us Rich
    https://www.youtube com/watch?v=Wu9HbHY8jMM

  115. Torcer says:

    43:57
    Common Objections to Capitalism | Timothy D. Terrell
    https://www.youtube com/watch?v=IWcqXRxLMtQ

    ==========================================
    Calculation and Socialism | Joseph T. Salerno
    https://www.youtube com/watch?v=Dr435wcXqko&index=14&list=PLALopHfWkFlHgRoF_RsR6oeKxsWUhwl1A
    by misesmedia

  116. Torcer says:

    5:46
    Stossel: NYC Government Traumatizes Gun Owners
    https://www.youtube com/watch?v=HyHzVsdWBfM

  117. Torcer says:

    We have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak. – Epictetus

  118. Torcer says:

    The greatest productive force is human selfishness. – Robert Heinlein

  119. Torcer says:

    “The most fundamental fact about the ideas of the political left is that they do not work. Therefore we should not be surprised to find the left concentrated in institutions where ideas do not have to work in order to survive.” Thomas Sowell

  120. Torcer says:

    How Iraq Was Won and Lost
    https://www.youtube com/watch?v=WJIHCczsbJo
    What if people have the war in Iraq backwards? What if George W. Bush and the U.S. military won it, and Barack Obama and the Democrats gave it away? Well, we don’t have to wonder what if, because Pete Hegseth, who served in Iraq, explains what happened.
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  121. Torcer says:

    Now and then the workers are victorious, but only for a time. The real fruit of their battles lies, not in the immediate result, but in the ever-expanding union of the workers. This union is helped on by the improved means of communication that are created by modern industry and that place the workers of different localities in contact with one another. It was just this contact that was needed to centralise the numerous local struggles, all of the same character, into one national struggle between classes. But every class struggle is a political struggle. And that union, to attain which the burghers of the Middle Ages, with their miserable highways, required centuries, the modern proletarians, thanks to railways, achieve in a few years.

    The Communist Manifesto
    II. BOURGEOIS AND PROLETARIANS Page 18.
    http://thepeoplescube.com/peoples-tools/the-communist-manifesto-original-text-t3022.html

  122. Torcer says:

    A lie told often enough becomes the truth. Lenin

  123. Torcer says:

    “Ideas are more powerful than guns. We would not let our enemies have guns, why should we let them have ideas.” Joseph Stalin

  124. Torcer says:

    “There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though
    nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” –
    Albert Einstein

  125. Torcer says:

    “The spread of evil is the symptom of a vacuum. whenever evil wins, it is
    only by default: by the moral failure of those who evade the fact that
    there can be no compromise on basic principles.” Ayn Rand

  126. Torcer says:

    “It doesn’t matter where you are coming from. All that matters is where you are going.” – Brian Tracy

  127. Torcer says:

    Let us never forget this fundamental truth: the State has no source of
    money other than money which people earn themselves.
    If the State wishes
    to spend more it can do so only by borrowing your savings or by taxing
    you more. It is no good thinking that someone else will pay – that
    ‘someone else’ is you. There is no such thing as public money; there is
    only taxpayers’ money.
    MARGARET THATCHER, speech to Conservative Party Conference, Oct. 14, 1983

  128. Torcer says:

    There is only one way in which the murderous death agonies of the old society and the bloody birth throes of the new society can be shortened, simplified and concentrated, and that way is revolutionary terror. Karl Marx

  129. Torcer says:

    “The world divides politically into those who want people to be controlled, and those who have no such desire”. Libertarian Prepper

  130. Torcer says:

    “Never Forget, even for an instant, that the one and only reason anybody has for taking your gun away is to make you weaker than he is, so he can do something to you that you wouldn’t allow him to do if you were equipped to prevent it. This goes for burglars, muggers, and rapists, and even more so for policemen, bureaucrats, and politicians.”
    -Alexander Hope, from the novel “Hope” by L. Neil Smith and Aaron Zelman

  131. Torcer says:

    “You can fool all the people some of the time, and some of the people all the time, but you cannot fool all the people all the time.’ Abraham Lincoln

  132. Torcer says:

    “War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength.” George Orwell

  133. Torcer says:

    CNN Leftists LOSE IT After Dennis Prager Tells Them The Reality
    https://www.youtube com/watch?v=6LAqBkRZpow
    Daily Liberty

    CNN host Don Lemon and guest attack conservative commentator Dennis Prager over the supposed ‘unleashing’ of …

  134. Torcer says:

    “Human beings only have two ways to deal with one another: reason and force. If you want me to do something for you, you have a choice of either convincing me via argument, or force me to do your bidding under threat of force.” Marko Kloos Why the gun is civilization

  135. Torcer says:

    “He that would make his own liberty secure must guard even his enemy from oppression.” – Thomas Paine

  136. Torcer says:

    “A democracy cannot exist as a permanent form of government. It can only
    exist until a majority of voters discover that they can vote themselves
    largess out of the public treasury.”
    Alexander Tytler

  137. Torcer says:

    Let us never forget this fundamental truth: the State has no source of
    money other than money which people earn themselves.
    If the State wishes
    to spend more it can do so only by borrowing your savings or by taxing
    you more. It is no good thinking that someone else will pay – that
    ‘someone else’ is you. There is no such thing as public money; there is
    only taxpayers’ money.
    MARGARET THATCHER, speech to Conservative Party Conference, Oct. 14, 1983

  138. Torcer says:

    Though not in substance, yet in form, the struggle of the proletariat with the bourgeoisie is at first a national struggle. The proletariat of each country must, of course, first of all settle matters with its own bourgeoisie.

    Karl Marx, The Communist Manifesto
    II. BOURGEOIS AND PROLETARIANS Page 22.
    http://thepeoplescube.com/peoples-tools/the-communist-manifesto-original-text-t3022.html

  139. Torcer says:

    “People who enjoy meetings should not be in charge of anything.” – Thomas Sowell

  140. Torcer says:

    Let us never forget this fundamental truth: the State has no source of
    money other than money which people earn themselves.
    If the State wishes
    to spend more it can do so only by borrowing your savings or by taxing
    you more. It is no good thinking that someone else will pay – that
    ‘someone else’ is you. There is no such thing as public money; there is
    only taxpayers’ money.
    MARGARET THATCHER, speech to Conservative Party Conference, Oct. 14, 1983

  141. Torcer says:

    The goal of socialism is communism.
    Vladimir Lenin

  142. Torcer says:

    A lie told often enough becomes the truth. Lenin

  143. Torcer says:

    “Inside Every Progressive Is A Totalitarian Screaming to Get Out.”

  144. Torcer says:

    Federalist Papers No. 45, James Madison, the Father of the Constitution, wrote: “The powers delegated by the proposed Constitution to the federal government are few and defined. Those which are to remain in the State governments are numerous and indefinite. The former will be exercised principally on external objects, as war, peace, negotiation and foreign commerce.”

  145. Torcer says:

    In my work, you get used to criticisms. Of course you do, because there are a lot of people trying to get you down, but I always cheer up immensely if one is particularly wounding because I think well, if they attack one personally, it means they have not a single political argument left. That is why my father always taught me: never worry about anyone who attacks you personally; it means their arguments carry no weight and they know it.

    MARGARET THATCHER, interview with Enzo Biagi, Mar. 10, 1986

  146. Torcer says:

    U.S. Constitution – Article 4 Section 4
    Article 4 – The States
    Section 4 – Republican Government
    The United States shall guarantee to every State in this Union a Republican Form of Government, and shall protect each of them against Invasion; and on Application of the Legislature, or of the Executive (when the Legislature cannot be convened) against domestic Violence.
    http://www.usconstitution.net/xconst_A4Sec4.html

  147. Torcer says:

    “You know, I actually believe my own bull-,” Obama told the author of Renegade: The Making of a President, Richard Wolffe.

  148. Torcer says:

    PragerU: The Inconvenient Truth About the Democratic Party
    The Inconvenient Truth About the Democratic Party
    https://www.youtube. com/watch?v=g_a7dQXilCo

    Did you know that the Democratic Party defended slavery, started the Civil War, founded the KKK, and fought against every major civil rights act in U.S. history? Watch as Carol Swain, professor of political science at Vanderbilt University, shares the inconvenient history of the Democratic Party. Donate today to help us reach more people with this video! http://l.prageru.com/2eB2p0h

    Script:

    When you think about racial equality and civil rights, which political party comes to mind? The Republicans? Or, the Democrats?

    Most people would probably say the Democrats. But this answer is incorrect.

    Since its founding in 1829, the Democratic Party has fought against every major civil rights initiative, and has a long history of discrimination.

    The Democratic Party defended slavery, started the Civil War, opposed Reconstruction, founded the Ku Klux Klan, imposed segregation, perpetrated lynchings, and fought against the civil rights acts of the 1950s and 1960s.

    In contrast, the Republican Party was founded in 1854 as an anti-slavery party. Its mission was to stop the spread of slavery into the new western territories with the aim of abolishing it entirely. This effort, however, was dealt a major blow by the Supreme Court. In the 1857 case Dred Scott v. Sandford, the court ruled that slaves aren’t citizens; they’re property. The seven justices who voted in favor of slavery? All Democrats. The two justices who dissented? Both Republicans.

    The slavery question was, of course, ultimately resolved by a bloody civil war. The commander-in-chief during that war was the first Republican President, Abraham Lincoln – the man who freed the slaves.

    Six days after the Confederate army surrendered, John Wilkes Booth, a Democrat, assassinated President Lincoln. Lincoln’s vice president, a Democrat named Andrew Johnson, assumed the presidency. But Johnson adamantly opposed Lincoln’s plan to integrate the newly freed slaves into the South’s economic and social order.

    Johnson and the Democratic Party were unified in their opposition to the 13th Amendment, which abolished slavery; the 14th Amendment, which gave blacks citizenship; and the 15th Amendment, which gave blacks the vote. All three passed only because of universal Republican support.

    During the era of Reconstruction, federal troops stationed in the south helped secure rights for the newly freed slaves. Hundreds of black men were elected to southern state legislatures as Republicans, and 22 black Republicans served in the US Congress by 1900. The Democrats did not elect a black man to Congress until 1935.

    But after Reconstruction ended, when the federal troops went home, Democrats roared back into power in the South. They quickly reestablished white supremacy across the region with measures like black codes – laws that restricted the ability of blacks to own property and run businesses. And they imposed poll taxes and literacy tests, used to subvert the black citizen’s right to vote.

    And how was all of this enforced? By terror — much of it instigated by the Ku Klux Klan, founded by a Democrat, Nathan Bedford Forrest.

    As historian Eric Foner – himself a Democrat – notes:

    “In effect, the Klan was a military force serving the interests of the Democratic Party.”

  149. Torcer says:

    If You Live in Freedom, Thank the British Empire
    https://youtu be/sSnJSUU_7q0

  150. Torcer says:

    “There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though
    nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” –
    Albert Einstein

  151. Torcer says:

    “You will never understand bureaucracies until you understand that for bureaucrats procedure is everything and outcomes are nothing.” Thomas Sowell

  152. Torcer says:

    “A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.” ― Ronald Reagan

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