“Soft despotism is a term coined by Alexis de Tocqueville describing the state into which a country overrun by "a network of small complicated rules" might degrade. Soft despotism is different from despotism (also called 'hard despotism') in the sense that it is not obvious to the people."

Sunday, November 19, 2017

Farage identities the all time colluder within corrupt EU: George Soros

Look at the smug smiling faces on these corrupt EU drones:

'List of Soros' Names 226 MEPs in Europe Who Are Under the Complete Control of George Soros

The “list of Soros” exposes the EU as nothing more than a mechanism for the elitist billionaire to promote his neo-liberal policies consisting of border-less mass migration, same-sex marriage, integration of Ukraine into the EU, and war with Russia.

There are 751 members of the European Parliament and George Soros controls more than one third of those European Parliament seats.

“European democracy is a façade to hide the activities of power structure close to feudal system with local lord holding the reins.”

Via The Strategic Culture Foundation: “The Myth of European Democracy: A Shocking Revelation”…

It’s an open secret that the “Soros network” has an extensive sphere of influence in the European Parliament and in other European Union institutions. The list of Soros has been made public recently. 

The document lists 226 MEPs from all sides of political spectrum, including former President of the European Parliament Martin Schulz, former Belgian PM Guy Verhofstadt, seven vice-presidents, and a number of committee heads, coordinators, and quaestors. 

These people promote the ideas of Soros, such as bringing in more migrants, same-sex marriages, integration of Ukraine into the EU, and countering Russia. There are 751 members of the European Parliament. It means that the Soros friends have more than one third of seats.

George Soros, a Hungarian-American investor and the founder and owner of Open Society Foundations NGO, was able to meet with President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker with “no transparent agenda for their closed-door meeting”, and pointed out how EU proposals to redistribute quotas of migrants across the EU are eerily familiar to Soros’s own self-published plan for dealing with the crisis.

The billionaire financier believes that the European Union should receive millions of immigrants from the Middle East and Northern Africa, provide each one with an annual 15,000 EUR in aid, and resettle these migrants in member-states where they do not wish to go and are not necessarily welcome.

New World Order's Stealthy Tool of Subversion: NGOs 

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has accused the EU of “eating out of the hand” of Soros. He believes that the billionaire open borders campaigner is behind the attacks on Hungary. 

The reason is the government’s attempts to take legal action over a new law which requires foreign-supported ‘civil society’ organizations — many funded by Soros — to list their big overseas donors in a public register and be transparent about their funding sources in their publications. The Hungarian government is applying efforts to close the Budapest-based Central European University founded by Soros.
“The whole of the European Union is in trouble because its leaders and bureaucrats adopt decisions like this,” said Orbán. “The people support the ideal of the European Union. At the same time, they can’t stand the leadership of the EU, because it insults the Member-States with things like this, and it abuses its power. Everyone in Europe can see that. This is why the European leadership is not respected.”
The Visegrad group is trying to stand tall under the EU pressure on migrants’ policy. The European Commission of Migration and Home Affairs is pushing a new bill to make migrants quotas obligatory. At least 30 Soros supporters work for the commission.

Many people listed in the document are known for attacks on Russia. For instance, Rebecca Harms, a MEP from German Green Party, regularly calls the European Parliament to toughen the sanctions regime against Moscow. Guy Verhofstadt blames Russia for almost each and every thing going wrong in Europe. 

His article Putting Putin in his Place made a lot of noise last year. In 2012, former Croatian Primer Tonino Picula, who was the head of an observer mission from the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), slammed the Russian presidential election of 2012 as unfair, saying it was “skewed” in Vladimir Putin’s favor.

The Soros list sheds light on the question of what makes the EU leadership implement policies, which run counter to the interests of Europeans. The answer is corruption. The politicians bribed by Soros dance to his tune. They fight against the attempts of national leaders to protect the interests of their peoples. 

Quite often those who oppose such policies have to face the resistance of political elites of their own countries. The standoff between Hungarian PM Orbán and the Soros network is a good example to illustrate how it works. The European Parliament under the influence of Soros friends is pushing Europe to suicide by letting millions of migrants in.

Soros Hack: Top 10 Machinations of a NWO Master Manipulator  

It shows that the much-vaunted European democracy is a façade to hide the activities of power structure close to feudal system with local lord holding the reins. It can hardly be called the power of people. The publication of Soros list provides a clue to understanding who rules the EU and who instigates anti-Russia sentiments in Europe. 

Actually, this is the case when EU member countries like Hungary happen to be in the same boat with Russia opposing the very same US-based forces, while protecting their sovereignty and independence. This is the time for Europeans to think about transforming the system to do away with outside pressure.

By Alex Christoforou, Guest writer


  1. A massive hack of socialist billionaire George Soros' Open Society Foundations suggests that his various nonprofit organizations are little more than fronts for his many political activities. His growing closeness to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton should be a warning to all.

    The hack by a group called DC Leaks, includes 2,576 files from various Soros groups from 2008 to 2016. The DC Leaks website says the attack was "launched by American hacktivists who respect and appreciate freedom of speech, human rights and government of the people."

    Apart from the ease with which the Soros group's computer system was breached, what we're learning so far fills in the troubling details of how Soros goes about his business. No doubt, in coming days, more revelations will emerge as researchers comb through the thousands of documents.

    But what's emerged so far is eye-opening. In one of the purloined memos from 2011, titled "Extreme Polarization and Breakdown in Civil Discourse," a nonprofit Soros group proposes conducting opposition research on a number of highly prominent American critics of radical Islam, including Pamela Geller, Frank Gaffney and Robert Spencer. It also targeted conservative activists and intellectuals David Horowitz, Daniel Pipes, Cliff May and former Vice President Dick Cheney's daughter, Liz Cheney. All of them are strongly pro-Israel and have warned about the threat of radical Islam.

    The memo suggests that the research was outsourced to the Center for American Progress (CAP), a leftist think tank that has "received millions of dollars in grants from Soros' groups," the Daily Caller's Chuck Ross reports.

    Oh yes, CAP also happens to have been founded by John Podesta, Hillary' Clinton's campaign chief. One of many close ties between Soros and Clinton.

  2. Rene’ Descartes:

    I am not a human being having a Spiritual experience. I am a Spiritual being having a human experience. A Soul using flesh, just like the rest of you.

    However, I am not as most other men, for with me, matter is subservient to mind.

    I am a metaphysician and my brother’s keeper. My Soul yearns for the Spirit, for that soothing sense of the Divine Presence that I always loved.

    The love of and search for wisdom and living it when I find it, is my passion.


    November 19, 2017
    Plato's Cave and Our Current Reality
    By Earick Ward

    What is reality? Do you think we know what is true today?

    What if I told you, that what you think you know of our [current] reality is but a lie? A series of images projected upon a wall in a cave.

    Plato wrote of such a thing in his “prisoners in a cave” allegory. In it he describes prisoners being born in a cave, shackled, facing a wall. Images passed in front of a fire, are projected onto a wall in front of the prisoners. This for the prisoners, is reality. They know of nothing beyond what they’re exposed to by the light. As the allegory continues, what if a prisoner is somehow freed? He at once, seeing the fire, would be blinded by its brightness, so that he would no longer be able to see the shadows. If told that “this is reality”, in his pain and fear, he would not believe, and would demand to be reshackled to the wall. Continuing further, what if he was forced from the cave altogether? Again, he would be blinded by the light of the sun. Eventually, as his eyes grew accustomed to the light, he would see the world for what it truly is. Plato concludes the allegory by suggesting that, seeing reality (for what it is), our freed prisoner would feel sorry for his fellow prisoners, and seek to return to the cave, to help free his fellow prisoners. Upon returning to the cave, our enlightened prisoner would be blinded by the darkness. The prisoners, believing that the journey outside the cave harmed this man, would fight to the death, any attempts to free them from their bondage.

    Freedom / Bondage

    A similar story is told in the Bible, in Exodus 16:3, and recounted again in Numbers 14:4.....

  3. "Q Clearance anon" has it that the days of Soros are numbered -

    Cleetus • a minute ago
    There is a lot of furor over some material being published on a site called 4chan by someone named "Q clearance anon". His postings (I assume it's a he for no reason) suggest that there are over a thousand sealed indictments and that what happened in Saudi Arabia will happen here with the arrests of all sorts of Democrats (especially Hillary and company) as well as others like John McCain. It is all just too much to be true, but still it is so tempting that you end up wishing this fantasy actually turns out to be true.

    This comment by one Cleetus, an honest looking American if one has ever been born, proves what I have long suspected - that poor Q has finally lost his mind.

    November 19, 2017
    Robert Mueller Is the Cover-Up
    By James Lewis

    But what if "Q clearance anon" is right ?

  4. Are You A Jerk ?

    How to Tell If You’re a Jerk

    If you think everyone around you is terrible, the joke may be on you.

    NOVEMBER 16, 2017

    ....I suspect there is a zero correlation between people’s self-opinion about their degree of jerkitude and their true overall degree of jerkitude. Some recalcitrant jerks might recognize that they are so, but others might think themselves quite dandy. Some genuine sweethearts might fully recognize how sweet they are, while others might have far too low an opinion of their own moral character.

    There’s another obstacle to jerk self-knowledge, too: We don’t yet have a good understanding of the essence of jerkitude—not yet, at least. There is no official scientific designation that matches the full range of ordinary application of the term “jerk” to the guy who rudely cuts you off in line, the teacher who casually humiliates the students, and the co-worker who turns every staff meeting into a battle.

    Jerks see the world through goggles that dim others’ humanity.

    The scientifically recognized personality categories closest to “jerk” are the “dark triad” of narcissism, Machiavellianism, and psychopathic personality. Narcissists regard themselves as more important than the people around them, which jerks also implicitly or explicitly do. And yet narcissism is not quite jerkitude, since it also involves a desire to be the center of attention, a desire that jerks don’t always have. Machiavellian personalities tend to treat people as tools they can exploit for their own ends, which jerks also do. And yet this too is not quite jerkitude, since Machivellianism involves self-conscious cynicism, while jerks can often be ignorant of their self-serving tendencies. People with psychopathic personalities are selfish and callous, as is the jerk, but they also incline toward impulsive risk-taking, while jerks can be calculating and risk-averse.


    Another related concept is the concept of the asshole, as explored recently by the philosopher Aaron James of the University of California, Irvine. On James’s theory, assholes are people who allow themselves to enjoy special advantages over others out of an entrenched sense of entitlement. Although this is closely related to jerkitude, again it’s not quite the same thing. One can be a jerk through arrogant and insulting behavior even if one helps oneself to no special advantages....

    1. Little bobbie says:

      "If you think everyone around you is terrible, the joke may be on you"

      Well there it is.
      The butt of the butt jokes has finally had a thought.

      You come by the house tonite, bobbie.

      Your Mamma always said it was alright, ever since that first time I took you up Brokeback Mountain Trail, back when you were, what, 14 years old?

  5. Hey Mr. Saxum, you are a Trumpette - why not buy 30k of coal?

    1. Hey Ash, are you aware that you can be an asshole without being a jerk, and a jerk without being an asshole ?

      Of course it is quite possible for you to be both.

    2. Doug Saxum will now clearly see why I recommended him not to under any circumstances take investment advice from Ashlikins of Canada.


    3. You don't believe in the future of coal, Robert "Draft Dodger" Peterson?

    4. Or is it the future of the Trump Administration you do not believe in

    5. Voting against the Hilldabeast does not make me a trumpette.

      I also don't know anything about the coal industry.

    6. But thank you for taking the time to reply.

      And thank you too Bob.

  6. Fearlessness and Blank Brain Syndrome

    The Strange Brain of the World’s Greatest Solo Climber

    Alex Honnold doesn’t experience fear like the rest of us.

    I may have discovered the true cause of Quirk's total fearlessness in extreme situations.

    Earlier I had assumed it the boozing.

    But it may be his amygdala isn't firing properly, and his brain is a blank.

    This makes a good deal of sense, knowing him as I do. I have seen him brave and no boozing.

    “What do all the brain pictures mean?” Honnold asks, looking at the brightly colored fMRI images that Joseph has sent him. “Is my brain intact?”

    “Your brain’s intact,” says Joseph. “And it’s quite interesting.”

    Even to the untrained eye, the reason for her interest is clear. Joseph had used a control subject—a high-sensation-seeking male rock climber of similar age to Honnold—for comparison. Like Honnold, the control subject had described the scanner tasks as utterly unstimulating. Yet in the fMRI images of the two men’s responses to the high-arousal photographs, with brain activity indicated in electric purple, the control subject’s amygdala might as well be a neon sign. Honnold’s is gray. He shows zero activation.

    Flip to the scans for the monetary reward task: Once again, the control subject’s amygdala and several other brain structures “look like a Christmas tree lit up,” Joseph says. In Honnold’s brain, the only activity is in the regions that process visual input, confirming only that he had been awake and looking at the screen. The rest of his brain is in lifeless black and white.

    “There’s just not much going on in my brain,” Honnold muses. “It just doesn’t do anything.”

  7. Time to go.

    The War Criminal is back, pestering.

    He is both a jerk AND an asshole.

    See article cited above


    And a good day to all you others.

    It would be wonderful if Deuce would put an end to his behavior, hint, hint....

    1. The believer in Orthodox Republican Christianity, our own Robert "Draft Dodger" Peterson, is off to find a 14 year old.

      Doubt if he has much luck.
      Even with Republican Christ by his side.

  8. The Deleted Interview that George Soros Tried to Ban!

  9. Hi Doug Saxum, kindly ignore the assholes. If it were me, and under 50 years old, I would put a down payment on a small piece of inexpensive rental property. Over 50, sink it in a large index fund, and forget about it. Good luck.

    1. I'm 55 and have a small (very small) 401k through my employer.

    2. A large index fund?
      I'll look into that.

    3. Many analysts think the current equity market is very expensive.

    4. How about playing on interest rates ?

      Aren't they bound to rise ?

      Doesn't that mean buy bonds ?

      Ash, you know this stuff.

      I have never bought bonds and have purchased two stocks in my entire life, an Electric Utility Company for the high dividend and Big Creek Apex when in high school with my summer work earnings.

      Dad got me into Big Creek Apex, a speculative silver mine stock in the Kellogg/Wallace silver mining area.

      Bought through the Spokane Stock Exchange, it was a big winner. :)

      I had maybe five hundred into it and came out with 3k or so, and thought I was filthy rich.


      Kellogg/Wallace Mining Area

      Dad taught there for a couple years before law school.

      Miners, drunks, whores.....that was it.

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    5. I recall posting the sex menu and prices from one of the old Kellogg/Wallace whore houses right here on these august pages.

      Sam got a kick out it.

  10. My God, George Soros is a perverse nauseating son of a bitch.

    He actually made an equivalency between his stealing property from his fellow Jews in Hungary when the Nazis were there, and playing the financial markets today.

    If I weren't involved, he reasons, the stealing would have gone on just the same, just as the financial markets now would continue on their merry course without me involved. So, whether I am involved or not, things are just the same. Might as well get something out of it. If I don't someone else will, he 'reasons'.

    Happiest time of his life, there in Hungary, he said.

    Truly, that man is a spiritually dead man walking.

    1. He found his perfect soul(less) mate in Hillary.

  11. Officials have made 412 arrests nationwide, including 56 doctors and targeting 200 clinics. The Justice Department said those arrested are responsible for $1.3 billion in fraudulent transactions.

    Has anybody heard from Q? 😁

    1. Hmmmm....old Doc Q does seem to be strangely absent.

    2. I haven't had any request for bail bond help though, so I don't know what's up.

    3. "How about playing on interest rates ?

      Aren't they bound to rise ?

      Doesn't that mean buy bonds ?



  12. The Donald's trip to the far east and talking with China seems to have shut Kim Fatso III up for the time being.

    Not a cheap peep out of Fatso in a couple of months.

    1. On the contrary:

      North Korea is using video games to teach kids how to assassinate Americans at a propaganda camp where activities include swimming, making new friends, and laying flowers at the feet of former supreme leaders.


      And the regime is hard at work building its first ballistic missile submarine, giving it the capability to launch nuclear warheads underwater.

  13. Supreme Assholes All

  14. Lavar DICK

    (CNN)President Donald Trump on Sunday shot back at Lavar Ball, the father of one of the UCLA basketball players arrested in China, for belittling the President's role in the students' release.

    "Now that the three basketball players are out of China and saved from years in jail, LaVar Ball, the father of LiAngelo, is unaccepting of what I did for his son and that shoplifting is no big deal," Trump tweeted. "I should have left them in jail!"

    Days after Trump touted his involvement in the release of three students who were arrested in China on suspicion of shoplifting, Ball suggested the President had little to do with the matter.
    "Who?" Ball told ESPN when asked about Trump's role in the situation. "What was he over there for? Don't tell me nothing. Everybody wants to make it seem like he helped me out."

    1. This comment has been removed by the author.

    2. Shoplifting is no big deal in the black community. Every mall in the country where there are significant numbers of blacks has gone out of business or will be soon.
      In Missouri in 2012 blacks made up 58 percent of all robbery arrests, though they are less than 12 percent of the state’s population. Such vast disparities are found in every city and state in the country; …New York City is typical: blacks are only 23 percent of the population but blacks commit over 70 percent of all robberies; whites, 4 percent.

      Trump should have left the thieving bastards in jail. The father accidentally let out what everyone knows, stealing is no big deal in the black community.

    3. Lavar Ball, the father. who was in China the same time as his thieving son:

      “I’m going to wait until I get more intel on what’s going on,” he said, adding about his son, “He’ll be fine. Everyone’s making it a big deal. It ain’t that big a deal.”

    4. That being said, Trump just cannot keep his big mouth shut.

  15. Charlie lives. Barely

    Over the years, he has been cited for assault, repeated possession of a weapon, threatening staff, and possessing a cellphone.

    Officials have said over the years that he spat in guards’ faces, threw hot coffee at a prison staffer, started fights, tried to cause a flood and set his mattress ablaze.

    In 2014, Manson and Afton Elaine Burton, a 26-year-old Manson devotee, were granted a marriage license, but it expired before the two could marry. She had faithfully visited him in prison for seven years.

    Though it’s highly doubtful he would ever be freed, Manson’s next parole hearing is scheduled for 2027, when he will be 92.

  16. If a downturn happens on his watch, Trump would have trouble persuading voters to blame the problems on his predecessors, having so forcefully claimed credit for the economy's positive performance.

    For now, that's a problem for the future. Faced with a multitude of challenges elsewhere, Trump is happy to proclaim what he recently called the "great American comeback."
    And the economic boost has helped prompt at least some voters to give him the benefit of the doubt.

  17. Frau Merkel can't form a government.

    The Greens are pushing for a shift toward organic agriculture.


    Good luck with that.

    The Green program had consisted of:

    No Cars

    No Energy

    No Food

    No Jobs

    More Immigrants

    Good luck with all that.

    The Greens are moderating their stance on some of these issues, however.

    Migrants and refugees have been Germany's toughest political issue since a mass influx from 2015 brought some 1.2 million asylum seekers, sparking a backlash that has seen the far-right AfD party enter parliament.
    Merkel's CDU and especially their more conservative CSU allies from Bavaria, where tens of thousands of refugees crossed over the border from Austria, are pushing to limit Germany's annual intake to a benchmark figure of 200,000.
    The Greens, who have long promoted migrant rights and a multicultural society, finally appear ready to accept the figure.

    1. Them Das Gruners them ist real wizards.

      All one need do is snap one's fingers and all things appear or disappear just as one desires.

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  19. Death and Castration in the Afternoon



    Bullfighter is gored in the BALLS and has to stem gushing blood with his hands
    Video footage shows how Luis David Adame writhes in pain after the bull's horn scored a direct hit and left him with blood pouring from his wound at the event in Queretaro, Mexico


    By Rita Sobot
    19th November 2017, 5:43 pmUpdated: 20th November 2017, 4:40 am
    Play Video
    THIS is the horrific moment a bullfighter was gored in the BALLS during a fiesta tournament in Mexico.

    Luis David Adame is seen writhing in pain after the bull's horn scored a direct hit and left him with blood pouring from his wound.

    Luis David Adame waves the red flag at the bull in the moments leading up to the incident

    Luis David Adame waves the red flag at the bull in the moments leading up to the incident
    He can be seen attempting to stem the flow of blood from his wound with his own hands after shocked colleagues carried him off to the bullring's infirmary.

    The bullfighter was then rushed to hospital.

    The excruciating attack in the plaza Santa María de Querétaro in Queretaro took place during the first bout of the festival.

    The Mexican bullfighter had just started to taunt the huge bull with his traditional red cape when the animal ducked and quickly turned direction, piercing Luis David's groin area before tossing him up in the air.

    As he fell to the ground, other tournament competitors ran to his aid and carried him to the side of the bullring....

    1. This matador would be in a lot better shape if he had been wearing Duluth Work & Bullfighting Pants rather than a flimsy Suit of Lights.

    2. First it was that Muzzie Prince, now you are going on about some Mexican man's balls.
      Really, bobbie, you sure have gotten over the shame you've felt.
      It's taken almost 50 years for you to accept your true self. I am so proud, you have really blossomed.

  20. The Treasury Secretary’s Wife

    President Trump with Steve Mnuchin and Louise Linton at Mnuchin's swearing-in in February. (Reuters photo: Yuri Gripas)

    by KEVIN D. WILLIAMSON November 19, 2017 4:00 AM @KEVINNR

    She’s not good at being inconspicuous, which is a shame. First ladies are bad enough, and the recent habit of referring to the wife of the vice president as “the second lady” is nauseating. The first Mrs. Trump does have a point: From a certain point of view, Melania is the third lady. But what the hell is Steven Mnuchin’s wife? The eighth or ninth lady?

    Mnuchin, formerly of Goldman Sachs, is pure Wall Street malignity in concentrated form, a guy who looks like he was born wearing a blue suit and braces. And that, in itself, is okay: A little Scrooge McDuck–style sphincter-clenching is kind of what you want in a Treasury secretary. But Mnuchin is not satisfied to be a pure example of one kind of awful: He has to adulterate his Wall Street awfulness with Hollywood awfulness.

    You’ll see his name in the credits of a few big-budget movies (including the recent Wonder Woman film and The LEGO Movie) and on a bunch of campaign-donation checks written to Barack Obama, Hillary Rodham Clinton, John Kerry, Al Gore, Kamala Harris, and other erstwhile friends of Wall Street. But movies are where his heart is. Hence, the wife.

    Powered by Mnuchin is married to Louise Linton, a Scottish actress. Put an asterisk next to that job description, though: She’s an “actress” in the same way that a lot of trust-fund kids are “entrepreneurs” and “business owners,” and a lot of dim children of CEOs are “executive vice presidents.”

    She was raised partly in a castle outside Edinburgh, and most of her immediate family is employed by Linton Hay Property and the Hay Trust, which is — this will surprise you — in the business of renovating and leasing castles owned by the Linton-Hay family. Without the spur of needing to pay the bills, Linton has had a cinematic career that you might call “leisurely.”

    She was nearly 30 before her first film, Robert Redford’s Lions for Lambs, in which she had a small role that was, after the edits were done, reduced to a nonexistent role. Since then, she’s had roles in a lot of films you’ve never heard of and one that you may have, Cabin Fever.

    She also published a book, In the Shadow of Congo, a memoir about the semester abroad she spent in “war-torn Zambia,” a tale replete with child soldiers, Hutu–Tutsi ethnic warfare, monsoons, and the general horror of the Congolese war that beset the “angel-haired” (her description of herself) visitor from the United Kingdom.

    There were many problems with that account, including the fact that the Congolese war wasn’t fought in Zambia, which has in fact never been at war, but if it had been at war, that war wouldn’t have been the Hutu–Tutsi conflict, which happened in Rwanda, which isn’t where Linton was. She was down in Zambia, which does not have the monsoons she claimed to have endured. The book was a gross and embarrassing example of the “white savior” genre, and a particularly illiterate and dishonest one at that. It has been withdrawn from publication.....

    Read more at:

    1. Glad it has been withdrawn from publication, always having been a fan of the white savior genre myself, and not wishing it to be adulterated.

      Examples abound: Jesus, Santa Claus, Quirk, Donald Trump, my good aunt, Mother Teresa, Melania, The Green Hills Of Africa, and on and on....

  21. Motherf.....I've been worried about this -

    Somebody Has Been Sending Messages To Extraterrestrials On Their Own
    JAZZ SHAWPosted at 4:31 pm on November 19, 2017

    For a long time now, the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) has been listening for any signs of other intelligent life in the universe. Despite a few moments of potential hope such as the WOW signal, the results have been disappointing to say the least. It seems that at least one group of people have grown tired of waiting around for the aliens to call us and taken matters into their own hands. Yes, SETI apparently has some competition in the form of METI (Messaging Extraterrestrial Intelligence). The San Francisco based group (where else?) cooked up a plan to reach out and touch somebody on an interstellar scale and see if they could elicit a response.

    Here’s the thing. This isn’t some proposal posted on the international drawing board and up for discussion. They did it last month all on their own. (Fox News)

    Messaging Extraterrestrial Intelligence (METI) International sent an encoded message into space using radio waves known as “Sonar Calling GJ273b,” which the organization’s president and founder Doug Vakoch, believes could be received by intelligent life.

    “[The message is] distinctive because it’s designed with extraterrestrial SETI scientists in mind. We sent the sort of signal we’d want to receive here on Earth,” he said in an interview with CNET.

    METI’s purpose, along with the well-known Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI), has a number of missions, including understanding and communicating “the societal implications and relevance of searching for life beyond Earth, even before detection of extraterrestrial life.”

    They sent their signal beaming toward a red dwarf known as Luyten’s Star which is 12 light years away and believed to have an earth sized planet orbiting it in the habitable zone. It’s one of the closest leading contenders for an exoplanet which may harbor life. And considering how long those red dwarf stars live, it could have had a long time to cook something up.

    1. The implications are obvious. What if they actually get an answer in 25 years? And what if that answer comes in a definitely hostile form rather than just a friendly hello? People along the lines of Stephen Hawking have regularly warned the world that attempting to communicate with a possible alien civilization well in advance of our own is probably a disastrous idea. If you want to know how things work out for the less developed species in a first contact scenario with a more technologically advanced one, just ask the Native Americans and multiply the capabilities gap by a million or so.

      Some are no doubt thinking that it’s pointless to worry about because we’ve been broadcasting our radio and television signals out into space for a century, right? Well… yes. But those were broadcast primarily along the surface of the Earth by low power transmitters in broad waves which dissipate quickly. The waves that “leak out” of the atmosphere are diffuse and grow more so by the second. Just detecting and capturing a rerun of I Love Lucy from the orbit of Pluto and reassembling it without knowing the precise frequency and type of signal you were looking for would be a massive challenge. How much of that signal would be left 12 light years away, competing with all the static from the Sun and the other stars is an open question.

      But METI is taking a far more direct root. They banged out a focused beam from a multi-megawatt transmitter aimed right at the target star. The odds of reception could be considerably higher, assuming there’s anyone there, they’re actually listening and would recognize our efforts at communication as “intelligence.” Still, it’s a disquieting thought.

      But the question of permission doesn’t seem to come into it. Could anyone have stopped METI even if we’d known about it? I don’t think anyone really regulates such activity except perhaps the host country in terms of their regulation of communications bands. (This was in Norway and they apparently didn’t complain about it.) In any event, it’s too late now. I doubt I’ll be around if an answer comes back in a quarter of a century, but you younger folks might want to stock up on welcome banners just in case.

      Oh, and start looking for Sarah Connor right now. Her experience at fighting Terminators would almost have to come in handy.

  22. Putin's Bridge


  23. Fuck Sharia

    SHARIA UK: British politician Jayda Fransen ARRESTED for offending Islam, flown to Belfast, FULL VIDEO OF SPEECH
    By Pamela Geller - on November 19, 2017

    This is sharia in the West. Britain First deputy leader Jayda Fransen has been arrested over a speech she made in Belfast addressing the jihad threat and teachings calling for holy war. Whether you agree with Jayda Fransen is of no import. Her right to say it is everything. It is the foundation of a free society. Without it, a tyrant can wreak havoc unopposed, while his opponents are silenced. Putting up with being offended is essential in a pluralistic society in which people differ on basic truths. If a group will not bear being offended without resorting to violence, that group will rule unopposed while everyone else lives in fear, while other groups curtail their activities to appease the violent group. This results in the violent group being able to tyrannize the others.

    Islamic law forbids criticism of Islam, Quran, Muhammad. If they cannot be criticized in the US, we are in effect accepting Islamic law as overriding the freedom of speech. This would establish Muslims as a protected class and prevent honest discussion of how Islamic jihadists use the texts and teachings of Islam to justify violence and supremacism. If speech that offends a group is outlawed, that group has absolute power, and a free society is destroyed. A group that cannot be criticized cannot be opposed. It can work its will no matter what it is, and no one will be able to say anything to stop it.

    Here is the speech Ms. Fransen was arrested for. “London has fallen”:.....VIDEO

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    2. O England !

      O Canada !


  24. An average of 96 elephants are shot/poached a day in Africa.

    from CNN NEWS

    I believe it.


    1. Everyone of those 96 elephants shot, were more intelligent than the morons shooting them.

  25. The slave trade is up and running in Libya.

    Public auctions each month at 9 various locations.

    Brought to you by Billary and O'bozo.

    $500-$900 USA average depending on age, quality, gender, etc.

    1. from CNN though they didn't mention Billary and O'bozo.

  26. One ought to compliment the Zimbabwean military on the politeness of the coup against Mugabe.

    It helps when 95% or so of the folks are with you.

    Mugabe is being replaced by one Emmerson "Crocodile" Manmig-blahblah(?).

    He's been around forever and will continue the noble traditions of Zimbabwean politics and financial mismanagement.

    The country, once the 'breadbasket of Africa' is now a destitute shit hole, just as all knowledgeable observers expected.

    Nothing will change.

    1. Venezuela bears much resemblance to Zimbabwe these days.

      "Was good, now heap shit"

    2. November 19, 2017
      Sunday Schadenfreude: Another socialist monster thrown out
      By Monica Showalter

      Zimbabwe’s hideous 93-year-old dictator, Robert Mugabe, was given until noon Monday by his former security chief to pack his bags or leave the Ceaucescu way.

      If Mugabe refused to go, “We will bring back the crowds and they will do their business,” Mutsvangwa told reporters.

      Reuters continued:

      [Emmerson] Mnangagwa, a former state security chief known as “The Crocodile,” is expected to head an interim post-Mugabe unity government that will focus on rebuilding ties with the outside world and stabilising an economy in freefall.

      What a pathetic miserable end to one of the world’s most odious thugs in power. Hailed by the left as a new kind of socialist liberationist, he was nothing but a monster, not only to the white farmers he persecuted, but to every citizen in the country, blacks and whites alike.

      Mugabe, the Reuters report noted, bragged he had a ‘degree in violence.’

      He’s famous for bringing hyperinflation to a once-prosperous post-colonial African state and destroying property rights in the country, leaving it a smoking ruin. Zimbabweans of all colors fled the place, many of them escaping under fences to South Africa if not making their way to Europe and a few to the U.S. He was a rabid identity politician and racist, targeting white-owned farms for expropriation in the name of ‘social justice.’ In the process his country was left in rubble.

      So what a fine thing that unlike Castro, his good socialist buddy, he didn’t live to die in his bed. He’s going out the Khadafy way if he doesn’t leave the premises asap.

      What’s schadenfreude-fine is not only that the monster is meeting a bad end, Zimbabweans are dancing in the streets, sending a message that Mugabe’s socialist horror show, is finally over. The whole world is seeing it on Twitter. Who knew they hated the ogre so much? After all, they are dancing wildly even as the man who is replacing him doesn’t have a very savory past himself. That shows that Mugabe is so awful that Zimbabweans consider absolutely anyone to be an improvement. They look like the crowds that joyfully threw Nicolai Ceausescu of Romania out. Metro of London has some fine Getty images viewable here. The Zimbabwean has some good local pictures here.

      The left of course, looks the worst in this fiasco. Not only have they coddled him and showered him with honors for being a liberationist who wrecked his country, they have been wrong about how strongly ordinary Zimbabweans hated being under his leftist boot. The United Nations in particular has been guilty in this regard. Here’s a lefty writing in the Guardian four days ago intoning that Zimbabweans wouldn’t be dancing in the streets if the socialist Mugabe were to be thrown out. That didn’t age well.

      For the rest of us, it’s a great pleasure to mentally celebrate and savor the joy the Zimbabweans feel at being freed from one of the world’s most destructive dictators. Another socialist monster is gone.

      Only to be replaced by another idiot, alas.

    3. Destroy the white farmers !

      Kill the elephants !

      Hoot hoot !

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    5. Political poster in English:

      Thou Art Fallen !

      How it feels to be a Zimbabwean today
      By Farai Sevenzo, CNN
      Updated 4:10 AM ET, Sun November 19, 2017

  27. From the desk of Canadian Prime Minister Turdeau -

    Canada: Trudeau government refers to returning jihadis as “foreign terrorist travelers”

    NOV 19, 2017 1:14 PM BY ROBERT SPENCER

    “Foreign terrorist travellers” will be given “reintegration support.”

    That means that the Trudeau government will shower money upon them, in the mistaken assumption that poverty and lack of economic opportunity that cause terrorism. Then they will be shocked, shocked!, when some of these men return to jihad anyway.

    In reality, these jihadis are enemy combatants. They joined an entity that is avowedly at war with Canada, and has called for jihad massacres on Canadian soil. They should not be allowed back in.

    “PATHETIC: Trudeau Government Calls Jihadis ‘Returning Foreign Terrorist Travellers,'” Spencer Fernando, November 17, 2017 (thanks to Blazing Cat Fur):

    …Here’s what Trudeau government spokesman said Dan Brien (obviously using PMO approved talking points), when asked about Canada’s policies on ISIS fighters coming back to the country:

    “Returning foreign terrorist travellers and their families, specifically women and children, require the appropriate disengagement and reintegration support.”

    While the “reintegration support,” is the most disturbing part, the fact that the government is trying to “rebrand” dangerous Jihadis as “returning foreign terrorist travellers” is absurd.

    This is disgracefully manipulative wording by the Trudeau government. These people weren’t sightseeing in a place terrorism happened to occur. They were actively fighting on behalf of a brutal terrorist organization.

    It unfortunately fits with a troubling pattern of the Trudeau government prioritizing political correctness above all else, and seeking to downplay what is a real threat to the Canadian people. After all, other countries are trying to eliminate Jihadis before they can return, while the Trudeau government seems most worried about sounding “nice.”…

    1. Oops.

      That should read:

      Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau, not Canadian Prime Minister Turdeau.

  28. The Donald really does need a Twitter Censor.

    He made a brain dead tweet today for instance.

    Many have tried

    (including Chief-of-Staff Gen. Kelly)

    Many have cried

    In utter frustration


  29. Here you go ...
    Anorher Orthodox Republican Christian

    A former Oklahoma state senator is expected to plead guilty to a child sex trafficking charge later this month, for offering to pay a 17-year-old boy for sexual “stuff” earlier this year.

    According to NewsOk, Ralph Shortey, a Republican, will plead guilty and in exchange, U.S. prosecutors have agreed to drop three child pornography charges against him.


    1. One has to wonder. ..

      What part of "illegal" do Orthodox Republican Christians not understand?

    2. Yet another example of an Orthodox Republican Christian's skewed morality.

      An anti-gay state lawmaker in Ohio resigned after he allegedly had "inappropriate behavior" with another man in his state-funded office.

      Ohio State Rep. Wesley Goodman, a 33-year-old Republican, was elected in 2016 on a staunchly social conservative agenda and used to work for the Council for National Policy, which is part of the Family Research Council that says homosexuality "is harmful to the persons who engage in it and to society at large."

      It does seem that many of the Orthodox Republican Christians are deeply steeped in moral hypocrisy.

      Little wonder, then, that Robert "Draft Dodger" Peterson fits right into that crowd.

    3. There's something really wrong with you, rat.

    4. There's something really wrong with you, rat.

    5. There's something really wrong with you, rat.


    6. You're projecting, again, Robert "Draft Dodger" Peterson.

      Why don't you just man up and take responsibility for your words?

      Stand Tall

    7. There's something really wrong with you, rat.


    8. Come on "Draft Dodger" Peterson, man up and be somebody.

    9. There's something really wrong with you, rat.

    10. By the way, I invite anyone else out there to use my name and phrase if you like.

      It's one of the last things I posted here long ago after being hounded and pestered by rat for years.

    11. Come on "Draft Dodger" Peterson, man up and be somebody

    12. There's something really wrong with you, rat.


  30. White House national security adviser H.R. McMaster reportedly said President Trump had the intelligence of a "kindergartner" and called him an "idiot" and a "dope" during a private dinner over the summer in Washington.

    Sources told BuzzFeed that McMaster mocked Trump’s intelligence during a dinner in July with Safra Catz, the CEO of software company Oracle.


    McMaster also reportedly mocked the president’s intelligence to another source in private, saying Trump didn’t have the brainpower needed to grasp the issues the National Security Council addresses. The source was unaware of the national security adviser’s remarks at the July dinner, which took place at a local restaurant.

  31. bobbie you keep acting the girl ...
    With fantasies of Arab Princes and Mexican bullfighter's big bloody balls

    Come by the house, I'll mqke it real for you.

    You know how sassy you get when the sweet sausage is served.

    1. There's something really wrong with you, rat.

      Deuce ought to shut you down.


    2. No, Trish, there is something wrong with Robert "Draft Dodger" Peterson.
      He refuses to man up.

      When trish really posted here, she was honest.

      trish Sun Dec 24, 12:35:00 AM EST

      The old fashioned way: Declare victory and come home.

      Rat WAS always right about that.

      As to shutting folks down, that's what the NAZI amongst US always clamor for ...

      You should be ashamed of yourself, Robert "Draft Dodger" Peterson ...
      But then, of course, we know you are.

      It is why you had to leave Moscow.
      The shame ...

    3. There is something really wrong with you, rat.

    4. .No, Robert "Draft Dodger" Peterson, there is not.

      She did not capitalize the T dumb ass

  32. November 19, 2017
    Stunning evidence of the power of the MSM to kill news favorable to Trump
    By Thomas Lifson

    The invaluable Salena Zito once again has talked to ordinary folks in a location that barely gets any attention from media swells, and delivers an insight that future historians will honor, even of the Pulitzer Prize committee continues to snub her. She has demonstrated that the mainstream media are able to suppress life-changing news that could rescue the beleagured economy of an entire state so thoroughly that ordinary folks in street are unaware of it.

    Writing in the New York Post:

    Last weekend in Beijing, as part of his 12-day trip to Asia, President Trump announced that the US and China had signed an $83.7 billion deal to create a number of petrochemical projects in West Virginia over the next 20 years.

    If the agreement holds tight, it is an economic game changer for the state.

    And yet, speaking to the locals here, you wouldn’t even know it had happened.

    “I am surprised I heard nothing about it on the national news, nor in my local paper and newscasts,” said Jerald Stephens, 67, a West Virginia native and union rep, who has been a keen observer of local politics for as long as he can remember.

    The BBC and CNN covered the news in their business sections, while The New York Times picked up a short story by The Associated Press on the deal. The stories’ headlines were muted; their placement low-key.

    “One would have suspected that the prospect of an investment this large — nearly three times the total annual budget for the department of energy — would have been front-page news,” said Paul Sracic, political-science professor at nearby Youngstown State University.

    That is an understatement. Bloomberg has covered it, of course, but that’s because it gets paid by decision-makers to keep them well informed (because investment decisions are affected). In additon, virtually everyone in West Virginia would be affected by the deal, and the news has been out for over two weeks. Yet they have been kept in ignorance because general news outlets they read have been totally silent.

    Bruce Einhorn of Bloomberg described the project on Nov. 8:

    West Virginia: the state signed an MOU with China Energy Investment Corp. The Chinese company plans to invest in West Virginian shale gas development and chemical manufacturing projects over two decades, according to the state’s Department of Commerce, which did not offer details. The size of the proposed investment is $83.7 billion, larger than the state’s gross domestic product last year of $73.4 billion.

    Jim Poulson of Bloomberg added details the following day:

    The memorandum of understanding marks the first step in a series of commitments the company expects to make in West Virginia. These include power generation, chemical manufacturing and underground storage of natural gas liquids derivatives.

    However, the deal is not carved into stone, which should mean that the entire State of West Virginia is on tenterhooks.

    Although the deal’s non-binding, it was welcomed in a state that’s borne the brunt of coal’s long-term decline. West Virginia Governor Jim Justice, a coal and real estate mogul elected to office last year, has lobbied the Trump administration to prop up the state’s coal-mining sector.

    “Expanding Appalachia’s energy infrastructure, including developing a regional storage hub and market for natural gas liquids, will have a transformative effect on our economy, our security and our future,” U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito, a West Virginia Republican, said in the statement.

    So, this is a deal that would transform economic life for some of the most economically depressed people in the country, and they have no idea at all that it is in process, needs their support, and could be derailed. And they have no clue!

    1. Iowahawk, another supremely insightful commentator unjustly snubbed by Pulitzer, has already gained immortality with this tweet, that completely sums up this incident.

      As a candidate, Donald Trump promised to “make deals” that would benefit America. He is precisely delivering on this promise. In addition to the project in West Virginia, deals amounting to a quarter trillion dollars were announced in the wake of the visit to China.

      [media crickets]

      In addition, the deal reveals that President Trump has gotten the Chinese to consider becoming dependent on America for important energy supplies. That makes them far less likely to be antagonistic toward us, and addresses the chronic huge balance of payemnts deficit we suffer with China, keeping two more promises: to keep us safe and to keep us from digging that trade deficit hole deper.

      But this is news too helpful to Trump to be reported.

      Good pic of typical West Virginia town nearly terminally decayed.

    2. The Chinese also signed on to a plan to build a canal across Nicaragua, Robert "Draft Dodger" Peterson.

      Going to spend BILLIONS, but it never did materialize.

      Probably never will.

      Just like that West Virginia project.
      The Chinese do make empty promises.

      Bob Fri Jun 02, 07:03:00 AM EDT

      And Trump's a fool if he thinks the Chinese are going to solve the problem of North Korea for him.

      Not just North Korea, but West Virginia, too.

      Write US when the cash is in the bank and ground has been broken.
      Otherwise, the Chinese, you'd have to b fool to take them at their word.

      Robert "Draft Dodger" Peterson has told US so.

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    4. There is something really wrong with you, rat.

    5. .

      ... keeping two more promises: to keep us safe and to keep us from digging that trade deficit hole deper.


      And if you buy that one Trump has an interest in a bridge he will sell you.


    6. .

      Promises. Promises.

      However, the deal is not carved into stone, which should mean that the entire State of West Virginia is on tenterhooks.

      Although the deal’s non-binding, it was welcomed in a state that’s borne the brunt of coal’s long-term decline. West Virginia Governor Jim Justice, a coal and real estate mogul elected to office last year, has lobbied the Trump administration to prop up the state’s coal-mining sector.

      How ungrateful are these guys anyway? Didn't Trump promise to save the coal industry? Didn't he cut all those health, safety and environmental regulations Obama installed thus increasing the profits of the owners like Governor Jim Justice? Didn't he take credit for an announcement by one of the coal company's that promised to open a new mine? Isn't that mine going to create 79 new jobs? What more do these people want?


  33. Look for the BIG ONE next year -

    Upsurge in big earthquakes predicted for 2018 as Earth rotation slows

    Scientists say number of severe quakes is likely to rise strongly next year because of a periodic slowing of the Earth’s rotation

    A child on a collapsed building at Darbandikhan, Sulaymaniyah, Iraq on Monday after northern Iraq and Iran were hit by a 7.3 magnitude earthquake.

    Robin McKie

    Saturday 18 November 2017 17.00 EST Last modified on Saturday 18 November 2017 17.25 EST
    Scientists have warned there could be a big increase in numbers of devastating earthquakes around the world next year. They believe variations in the speed of Earth’s rotation could trigger intense seismic activity, particularly in heavily populated tropical regions.

    Although such fluctuations in rotation are small – changing the length of the day by a millisecond – they could still be implicated in the release of vast amounts of underground energy, it is argued.

    The link between Earth’s rotation and seismic activity was highlighted last month in a paper by Roger Bilham of the University of Colorado in Boulder and Rebecca Bendick of the University of Montana in Missoula presented at the annual meeting of the Geological Society of America.

    “The correlation between Earth’s rotation and earthquake activity is strong and suggests there is going to be an increase in numbers of intense earthquakes next year,” Bilham told the Observer last week.

    In their study, Bilham and Bendick looked at earthquakes of magnitude 7 and greater that had occurred since 1900. “Major earthquakes have been well recorded for more than a century and that gives us a good record to study,” said Bilham.

    The bangs, crackles and hums of Earth's seismic orchestra
    Read more
    They found five periods when there had been significantly higher numbers of large earthquakes compared with other times. “In these periods, there were between 25 to 30 intense earthquakes a year,” said Bilham. “The rest of the time the average figure was around 15 major earthquakes a year.”

    The researchers searched to find correlations between these periods of intense seismic activity and other factors and discovered that when Earth’s rotation decreased slightly it was followed by periods of increased numbers of intense earthquakes. “The rotation of the Earth does change slightly – by a millisecond a day sometimes – and that can be measured very accurately by atomic clocks,” said Bilham.

    It is straightforward. The Earth is offering us a five-year heads-up on future earthquakes
    Roger Bilham of the University of Colorado in Boulder
    Bilham and Bendick found that there had been periods of around five years when Earth’s rotation slowed by such an amount several times over the past century and a half. Crucially, these periods were followed by periods when the numbers of intense earthquakes increased.

    “It is straightforward,” said Bilham. “The Earth is offering us a five-year heads-up on future earthquakes.”

    This link is particularly important because Earth’s rotation began one of its periodic slowdowns more than four years ago. “The inference is clear,” said Bilham. “Next year we should see a significant increase in numbers of severe earthquakes. We have had it easy this year. So far we have only had about six severe earthquakes. We could easily have 20 a year starting in 2018.”

    Exactly why decreases in day length should be linked to earthquakes is unclear although scientists suspect that slight changes in the behaviour of Earth’s core could be causing both effects.

    In addition, it is difficult to predict where these extra earthquakes will occur – although Bilham said they found that most of the intense earthquakes that responded to changes in day length seemed to occur near the equator. About one billion people live in the Earth’s tropical regions.


    Fox News' Jeanine Pirro charged for driving 119 mph upstate
    NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Monday, November 20, 2017, 1:40 PM

    “I had been driving for hours to visit my ailing 89-year-old mom and didn’t realize how fast I was driving. I believe in the rule of law and I will pay the consequences,” Pirro said in a statement through Fox News Channel.

    1. You have to remember to change your name to Trish, bobbie, each time you attempt the fraud of idebtity theft.

      Come by the house, we can talk about your Mamma and such, before we get down to gettin' down.

      She always did like to see you satisfied, it's why she gave be permission to proceed up Brokeback Mountain Trail with you.

      She was a blessed girl, your Mamma. She understood culture, she sure did.

      She sure loved that Oscar Wilde, thought he wada man's man, which I guess he was.

      She wanted the same for you.
      It is why she wanted you to get that Sissy of Letters degree from that fancy school you went to.

      Back when you dodged the draft.

    2. There is something really wrong with you, rat.

  35. .

    word on the Street

    Scaramucci writing a book about his ten days employed at the White House.

    Hmmm. Should be a big seller.



  36. Broadcast giant Charlie Rose was suspended from CBS, PBS and Bloomberg on Monday afternoon after eight women came forward with disturbing allegations that he exposed himself to them and groped their breasts, buttocks and genitals.

    In extensive interviews with the Washington Post, the women recounted how Rose made unwanted sexual advances while they worked or hoped to work on his namesake PBS show, dating back to the late 1990s and spanning until as recently as 2011.

    Ranging in age from 21 to 37, a number of the accusers spoke on condition of anonymity for fear of retaliation from the veteran TV host. The women's allegations share striking similarities, describing how Rose switched between anger and flattery as he made the predatory advances.

    Rose, who also co-hosts "CBS This Morning" and contributes to "60 Minutes," apologized for his "inappropriate behavior" but insisted he was under the impression that the incidents were consensual.