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DNI: 2014 Was Deadliest Year For Terror Attacks In 45 Years

 

 

 

 

 

 

” Terrorist attacks and resulting deaths increased sharply last year, according to statistics made public Thursday by the director of national intelligence.

“ When the final counting is done, 2014 will have been the most lethal year for global terrorism in the 45 years such data has been compiled,” DNI Director James Clapper told Congress, adding that about half of all attacks took place in three states: Iraq, Pakistan, and Afghanistan.

  Last year from January to September, around 13,000 terror attacks were carried out, killing 31,000 people. By contrast, in 2013, 22,000 people were killed in terrorist violence in over 11,500 attacks, Clapper disclosed during a wide-ranging world threat briefing before the Senate Armed Services Committee.

  More than 3,400 foreign jihadists have joined the al Qaeda offshoot known as the Islamic State (IS) that is showing signs of establishing its own nation state, Clapper said.

  The DNI also testified that IS (also known as ISIL or ISIS) is expanding outside Iraq and Syria into the Arabian Peninsula, North Africa, and South Asia. The group also is planning terror attacks on Western interests and against Shiite Muslims, he said.”

 

 

    Contrast the Obama administration’s own DNI chief’s testimony with his boss’s statement of just a few months ago wherein “President Peace Prize” asserted that the “world has never been safer”. Read more .

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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David Gogo – John ‘The Stickman’ LIVE @ Tremblant Int’l Blues Fest 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Published on Sep 10, 2014

” The David Gogo Blues Band performs “LIVE” at the ‘Festival International du Blues de Tremblant’ on July 11, 2014… with special guest John ‘the Stickman’ Muggianu of Montreal (10 yrs old). This is the full set.
The band features 4x Juno nominee David Gogo (guitar, vocals), Steve Wood (bass), Julian St. Martin (B-3 organ, keyboards) & Andrew Lamarche (drums) who was kind enough to let the Stickman sit in on “(Just Ask) Jesse James”.

  This is the first time John played with this band and at the Tremblant International Blues Festival.
Special thanks to David Gogo & the festival organisers for this opportunity.

  Le David Gogo Blues Band se manifeste EN DIRECT au Festival International du Blues de Tremblant le 11 juillet 2014… avec comme invité spécial John ‘the Stickman’ Muggianu de Montréal (10 ans).
Le groupe met en vedette David Gogo (guitare, chant) nominée pour 4 prix Juno, Steve Wood (basse), Julian St. Martin (orgue B-3, claviers) et Andrew Lamarche (batterie) qui a eu la gentillesse de laisser le Stickman prendre sa place pour “(Just Ask) Jesse James”.

  C’est la première fois que John joue avec ce groupe ainsi qu’au Festival International du Blues de Tremblant.
Sincères remerciements à David Gogo et aux organisateurs du festival pour cet opportunité.

The song titles are… / Les titres des chansons sont…
– Intro
– Things Are About to Change (2:14)
– Blue Eyed Daisy (7:17)
– The Thrill is Gone (B.B. King) (13:45)
– I Call Your Name (26:55)
– (Just Ask) Jesse James… (30:57) with special guest / avec invité spécial John ‘the Stickman’
– This Is A Man’s World (37:55)
– Hoochie Coochie Man (49:40) “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Johnny Winter 70th Birthday At B B Kings Blues Club, NYC 2014

 

 

 

 

Published on Mar 1, 2014

” Johnny Winter 70th Birthday at B B Kings Blues Club, NYC 2014 Video produced by Larry Blumenstein Video Productions. Contact: larryblumenstein@aol.com, 917-817-2112. (Copyright 2014)) (c)
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John Dawson Winter III — known as Johnny Winter — is an American blues guitarist, singer, and producer. Best known for his high-energy blues-rock albums and live performances in the late 1960s and ’70s, Winter also produced three Grammy Award-winning albums for blues legend Muddy Waters. Since his time with Waters, Winter has recorded several Grammy-nominated blues albums and continues to tour extensively. In 1988, he was inducted into the Blues Foundation Hall of Fame and in 2003, he was ranked 63rd in Rolling Stone magazine’s list of the “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time”. “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Matt Schofield – Entire Concert – 2014 Tampa Bay Blues Festival

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Published on Apr 23, 2014

” Matt Schofield & his Trio(Jonny Henderson/keys;Kevin Hayes/drums) Performing the Entire Concert 4/11/14 at the 2014 Tampa Bay Blues Festival; This is the Complete Un-Edited Performance from Start to Finish-Just Like Being There in the Front Row & in HQ Audio & HD Video………..ENJOY!

1. Wrapped Up In Love Again
2. On My Way
3. Getaway
4. See Me Through
5. Shipwrecked
6. Siftin’ Thru Ashes
7. Don’t Know What I’d Do
8. Where Do I Have to Stand
9. Hindsight
10. Stranger Blues “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nick Offerman’s Political Comedy Routine At The 2014 Correspondents’ Dinner

 

 

 

 

Published on Jun 13, 2014

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Finale – Tribute to Sonny Boy Williamson – Chicago Blues Festival 2014

 

 

 

 

Published on Jul 14, 2014

” Finale – Tribute to Sonny Boy Williamson – Chicago Blues Festival – June 13, 2014.

  Billy Boy Arnold, Mark Hummel, Billy Flynn, Billy Branch, Omar Coleman, Marcella Detroit, Sambo Irby, and Corky Siegel – harp and vocals

Sam Lay and Harvey Mendel – vocals
Jim Schwall – guitar and vocals
Rollo Radford – bass and vocals
Johnny Iguana – piano
Kenny “Beedy Eyes” Smith – drums “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Over 1000 People Killed By Cops In 2014, FBI Trying To Falsely Report Actual Numbers

 

 

 

 

 

” (ANTIMEDIA) Another year has come to an end, which means another set of Unified Crime Reports (UCR) will be published by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The reports are supposed to be the most authoritative set of data on crime in the US. 

  As has become the habit with most federal documents, the numbers are cooked. They could have honestly just made them up. In 2013, the FBI reported that there were 461 people killed by cops in the US.

  461 seems to be a fairly good number. It fits with the estimates of 500 per year that most believe to be accurate. The problem is that the actual number of people killed by cops in 2013 is much higher.

  On May 1st, 2013 activists began keeping track of

 

“ Corporate news reports of people killed by nonmilitary law enforcement officers, whether in the line of duty or not, and regardless of reason or method.

  Inclusion implies neither wrongdoing nor justification on the part of the person killed or the officer involved. The post merely documents the occurrence of a death.”

  Even though they missed the first four months of the year, they logged over 763 people killed by cops from May until the year’s end.

  The results can be found here, complete with links to the stories about the individual killings.

  2013 wasn’t an exceptionally high year. The website catalogs over 1000 people killed by police in 2014. The UCR has never reported anything even remotely close to this number.

  Readers are left with choosing from three options:

  The Federal Bureau of Investigation, an agency known for investigating things, can’t simply count up news reports of people killed by cops.

  The FBI has set the criteria for inclusion in the report so narrowly that more than half of those people killed by cops just don’t make the cut.

  The FBI is intentionally lying about the number of people killed.

  The answer is a combination of all three.

  The FBI has no desire to publicize the number of people killed by cops. After all this is the same government entity that has shot 150 people, and cleared themselves in every single case. Even in the case that resulted in the US taxpayers having to fork over $1.3 million to the victim of an FBI shooting, it was deemed justified. If the government wanted to disclose accurate numbers, they could. It isn’t difficult. Apparently, literacy is not a requirement to work for the FBI because they certainly aren’t reading the papers.

  The criteria is exceedingly narrow and vague all at the same time. To be included, the case must involve a justifiable homicide of a felon by a law enforcement officer while on duty. So when cops kill someone for selling loose cigarettes, it isn’t included because it’s a misdemeanor. When a cop guns down an unarmed kid in a Wal-Mart, it isn’t included because there was no crime being committed by the suspect. When an off-duty cop flips out and shoots a woman in the head because he didn’t like her driving, it isn’t included.

  In other words, the report intentionally leaves out the cases most likely to be unjustified. People shot for committing petty crimes aren’t included, and those that were shot for committing no crime are not included.

  The report is predetermined to only include good, old-fashioned, bad guys that were shot and killed by a cop wearing a white hat before he rode off into the sunset with Miss Kitty while his still smoking peacemaker hung at his hip.

  Given that the FBI has found a way to intentionally filter out cases and has made no effort to reconcile their report with the facts, it must be concluded that they are intentionally lying to the American public and to the policy makers who rely on this data to make decisions.

  If the reader is in the mood to have news of a killing by police hit their Facebook newsfeed about 3 times a day, the Killed by Police Facebook page posts incidents in real time as they are discovered.”

 

 

Reprinted with permission from The Antimedia and author Justin King

 

    Below is a list of those killed by police in the US during the course of 2014 as researched and provided by “Killed By Police” :

 

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Here Are 10 Outrageous ‘Zero Tolerance’ Follies Of 2014

 

 “The war on childhood gets stupider with each passing day”

 

 

” Are your children safe at school? That depends on if you’re worried about bullies or administrators.  Here are 10 of the most infamous “zero tolerance” punishments handed down to kids—and even some adults—this year.

1. Student, 13, shares lunch, gets detention

  A 13-year-old boy at Weaverville Elementary School in California shared his school lunch (a chicken burrito) with a hungry friend. For this, he got detention. Superintendent Tom Barnett explained, “Because of safety and liability we cannot allow students to actually exchange meals.”

2. Sunscreen not allowed on field trip—kids might drink it

  A San Antonio, Texas, school forbid students to bring sunscreen on a field trip. Why? According to spokeswoman Aubrey Chancellor, “We can’t allow toxic things to be in our schools.” The children, “could possibly have an allergic reaction (or) they could ingest it. It’s really a dangerous situation.”

3. Kindergarten cancels its year-end show to allow more time for college prep

  A letter home from the Harley Avenue Primary School in Elwood, New York, read, in part: “The reason for eliminating the Kindergarten show is simple. We are responsible for preparing children for college and career with valuable lifelong skills and know that we can best do that by having them become strong readers, writers, coworkers and problem solvers.” “

 

Read the rest from Lenore Skenazy at Reason

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cop’s Obama Rant Embarrasses Officials, Spurs 2014 Nanny of the Year Win

 

 

 

” Our nation’s control freaks got even freakier in 2014–from jetpacks to parking apps, eco-ATMs and powdered alcohol, they were determined to kill anything cutting edge.

  They targeted everything from dogs in parks to births at home, and they’ll sic cops on you for hoarding or smelling bad. You might even get busted for doing things that are legal–like vaping while driving, warning motorists about speed traps, or putting up Christmas lights.

  And whether it’s yanking chocolate milk, boogie boards, homemade libraries or sunscreen(?!), the control freaks are (all together now!): Doing it for the children.

  It’s fitting, then, that 2014’s Nanny of the Year recipients justified their power grab on the same grounds (although the real reason may have more to do with protecting city officials from future caught-on-tape embarrassments). “

 

Reason.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Roy Rogers & Sonny Landreth – Walkin’ Blues

@ The King Biscuit Blues Festival 2014

 

 

 

 

People Magazine’s Worst Selling Issue This Year? The One With Hillary Clinton On The Cover

 

 

 

” In June, Hillary Rodham Clinton appeared on the cover of People magazine for the first time in more than a decade. Real people, not the magazine, talked about what the article might mean for 2016. They talked about whether Clinton was using a walker (she wasn’t). They talked about people talking about whether Clinton was using a walker (She still wasn’t).

  According to a report from AdWeek on Monday, the June 16 issue of People featuring the former first lady and senator was the magazine’s worst selling of 2014 with 503,890 copies sold.

  It has not been a good year for Hillary Clinton and print media. Her book, “Hard Choices,” also failed to sell as many copies as initial estimates assumed it would.”

 

Read more at the Washington Post

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Holiday Gift Guide 2014: The 36 Best Toys

 

 

 

” Sweaters and skis are great, but there’s nothing better than opening up a present and finding a fun new toy inside, whether you’re six or sixty-five.”

” Da Vinci’s Trebuchet

Age 8+ / $30

  Make sure to glue the gear on in the right direction—that’s step one, by the way—and an hour later you end up with a working medieval war machine inspired by Leonardo da Vinci’s sketches. With the proper counterweight, it’ll launch a barrge of marbles right into an approaching phalanx of green army men.

Image credit: Andrew B. Myers “
Read about the rest of their selections at PopularMechanics.com

The first video is of the fireworks display itself in it’s entirety …

Burj Al Arab 15th Anniversary / UAE National Day Fireworks 2014

 

 

     … while the second video offers a view of the stage pageantry leading up to the fireworks as well as a closer view of the fireworks display itself … Enjoy .

UAE 43rd National Day, Burj Al Arab Firework 2014, Full HD

 

 

 

Daily Video 12.1.14

Black Friday Zombie Shoppers 2014

 

 

 

Published on Nov 27, 2014

” Ridiculing Black Friday Shoppers with a Bullhorn as They Wait in Line at Target and Sears. *SUBSCRIBE* for more great videos! Click “Like” “Favorite” and sound off in the comments.

  Mark Dice is a media analyst, author, and political activist who, in an entertaining and educational way, gets people to question our celebrity obsessed culture and the role the mainstream media and elite secret societies play in shaping our lives.

  Mark’s YouTube channel has received over 90 million views and his viral videos have been mentioned the Fox News Channel, CNN, the Drudge Report, TMZ, the New York Daily News, the Washington Times, and other media outlets around the world.

  He has been featured on the History Channel’s Decoded and America’s Book of Secrets, Conspiracy Theory with Jesse Ventura, Secret Societies of Hollywood on E! Channel, America Declassified on the Travel Channel, and is a frequent guest on Coast to Coast AM, The Alex Jones Show, and more.

  Mark Dice is the author of several popular books on secret societies and conspiracies, including The Illuminati: Facts & Fiction, Big Brother: The Orwellian Nightmare Come True, The New World Order, Facts & Fiction, Inside the Illuminati, The Resistance Manifesto, and Illuminati in the Music Industry, which are all available in paperback on Amazon.com or e-book on Kindle, iBooks, Nook or Google Play.

  While much of Mark’s work confirms the existence and continued operation of the Illuminati today, he is also dedicated to debunking conspiracy theories and hoaxes and separating the facts from the fiction; hence the “Facts & Fiction” subtitle for several of his books. He has a bachelor’s degree in communication from California State University.

  He enjoys causing trouble for the New World Order, exposing corrupt scumbag politicians, and pointing out Big Brother’s prying eyes. The term “fighting the New World Order” is used by Mark to describe some of his activities, and refers to his and others’ resistance and opposition (The Resistance) to the overall system of political corruption, illegal wars, elite secret societies, mainstream media, Big Brother and privacy issues; as well as various economic and social issues. This Resistance involves self-improvement, self-sufficiency, personal responsibility and spiritual growth.

  Be sure to subscribe to Mark’s YouTube channel, checkout some of the previous videos and Playlists, and look him up on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
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Daily Comedy 10.30.14

Porsche 911 Funny Banned Car Commercial

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Knob Creek Machine Gun Shoot

 

 

 

 

Published on Oct 6, 2014

” The Knob Creek Machine Gun Shoot is by far the biggest, baddest and boldest celebration of machine guns in America. Here’s a sweeping look at the events.

For more, check out We The People Book by Ben Philippi here:https://www.facebook.com/wethepeoplebook

And for more gun news and reviews, check out http://www.guns.com “

Knob Creek Machine Gun Shoot October 2014

 

 

Machine Gun Action at Knob Creek

 

 

KNOB CREEK GUN RANGE MACHINE GUN SHOOT 10/11/14

 

 

 

Brazil’s ‘Miss Bumbum 2014’ Contest Kicks Off Today

 

 

 

 

 

” Most American men will tell you they are either a boob guy or a butt guy. But in Brazil, it’s apparently all about the butt.

  According to Huffington Post, the “Miss Bumbum” competition kicks off today in Sao Paulo with 27 lovely ladies representing Brazil’s 26 states and one federal district hoping to win the country’s annual competition for having the best ass.

  Brazilians have until November to vote online and narrow the field down to 15 for the finals, where the winner will take home roughly $22,000 in endorsement deals and “instant celebrity.”

  For the first time in the competition’s history, twins will be duking it out for the honor of best caboose, as Rafaella and Graziella Fornazieri have both entered the contest.

  Last year’s champion, Dai Macedo , told a French newspaper that to win the title of “Miss Bumbum,” it takes a lot of devotion.

” No nightclubs. No sweets,” Macedo said. “I went to the gym Saturdays and Sundays.”

  Macedo won the title of “Miss Bumbum 2013” after sporting a moneymaker that measured in at 42 inches, proving once again that size does matter.”

 

 

   Read/view more about the 2014 candidates here and be sure to check out our coverage of 2012 and 2013 pageants . Here are some video highlights of years past …

 

 

   The finale from 2012 …

 And the candidates from 2013 …

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NYC Bodypainting Day: A Model’s Recap

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

” Yesterday, models of all shapes and sizes became walking canvases for body painting artists from all over the country in New York City’s first Body Painting Day, an event dedicated to accepting our bodies as we are as well as displaying beautiful art. (Photos can be viewed on Flickr and Gothamist.)”

 

 

 

 

”  I was fortunate enough to participate as one of the models. Mind you, walking naked through one of the most crowded cities in the country was never on my bucket list, however it was definitely an experience and a message I was proud to promote. I arrived at the southwest entrance to Central Park at about 12:15pm and met with my artist, Margie Nugent, who I had coordinated with prior to the event to avoid any stress upon arriving. She was provided with the paint and we made camp next to a bench. “You ready?”, asked Margie. Off came my dress. There I stood in a thong in front of a surrounding crowd, cell phones ready to upload to social media, as my artist went straight to work. Another artist sharing our bench came prepared with her iPod and speakers. Shenanigans in our corner with sing-alongs and naked models shaking what was hanging. Hours in, it was time for the lady parts to be painted to complete the look. I was not nervous about showing my bits to public; I was more concerned with how the inevitable gawkers would release their inappropriate images to the interwebs. Fortunately, it was a quick cover.”

 

OutsideTheBoundsNYC

 

 

 

    On a similar note the World Body Painting Festival was held several weeks ago in Austria . Below is a video of some of the highlights .

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Guardian has many pictures and details of the 17th annual festival …

 

 

 

 

This year, the festival took place from 29 June to 3 July.

 

 

 

” The 17th annual world bodypainting festival has taken place in Pörtschach, Austria. Thousands of visitors arrived to observe the bodypainting work of artists from 47 different countries on the theme of Pop Art. “

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Reader Submits …

 

 

The End Of Arthur

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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A Reminder From The Civilian Marksmanship Program

 

 

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” The National Matches were first held in 1903, moved to Camp Perry, Ohio, in 1907 and continue to take place every summer at Camp Perry. The National Matches have become a huge, national shooting sports festival with well over 6,000 annual participants. School students and competition event shooters range from beginners to many of the world’s best. Please note the changes for the 2014 National Match Schedule posted at http://www.thecmp.org/nm/   2014nmcalendar.pdf.”

Camp Perry Match Schedule

” The National Matches include Small Arms Firing Schools that are mandated by law and a series of CMP National Trophy Rifle and Pistol Matches and CMP Games Events as well as several National Rifle Association national championships that are held in connection with the National Matches. The CMP fulfills its responsibility to conduct the National Matches through a working partnership that includes the Ohio National Guard and the NRA.”

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Indianapolis 500 Live Blog–Ryan Hunter-Reay Wins

 

 

 

 

 

” 3:17 p.m.: It’s Ryan Hunter-Reay taking the checkers by less than a car length over Helio Castroneves, who had passed him on the outside in Turn One with two laps to go. Hunter-Reay passed Castroneves on the outside during the final lap entering Turn One and held on to win by .3171 of a second. Marco Andretti was third, Carlos Munoz fourth and Juan Pablo Montoya fifth.

  3:15 p.m.: The race will restart on lap 195, six laps to the checkered. What are the chances for another caution that would end the race? The situation seems likely. Castroneves, Andretti and Montoya will all be willing to take big risks to win.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

” 3:09 p.m.: With less than 10 laps to go, Ryan Hunter-Reay could become the first American to win the Indy 500 since Sam Hornish, Jr. in 2006. Helio Castroneves would join A.J. Foyt, Al Unser and Rick Mears in the exclusive four-time winners club. Marco Andretti would give his family, which has suffered for so long at Indianapolis, its second victory at Indy. Grandpa Mario won in 1969 and came close many times after that. Father Michael, his car owner, always had the speed to lead, but was never able to close the deal. In 1992, Michael dominated the race and had a mechanical failure in the final 30 laps. His brother Jeff crashed hard that day and suffered two severely broken feet, which ended his career. Mario crashed that day and also had to take the trip to Methodist Hospital. After he fell out, Michael said, “This is such a cruel, cruel place.” The so-called Andretti curse was mitigated by Dan Wheldon’s win in 2005 and Dario Franchitti’s in 2007 while driving for owner Michael, but only a victory by Marco will completely remove it.

  3:01 p.m.: Townsend Bell’s bid for an Indy 500 victory ended in a crash and the red flag has come out because of debris. The field will stop on pit lane. Nine laps remain. Ryan Hunter-Reay leads, Helio Castroneves second, Marco Andretti third, Carlos Munoz fourth, Juan Pablo Montoya fifth, Kurt Busch sixth, Sebastien Bourdais seventh, Justin Wilson eighth, Ryan Briscoe ninth and Will Power tenth. Briscoe has made a great comeback from going down a lap down early in the race.

  2:56 p.m.: Red flag is out. Too much debris on the track from Townsend Bell’s wreck in Turn Two… “

 

Sports Illustrated

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

It’s Official: ‘Parks And Recreation’ To End With Season 7

 

 

 

 

 

 

” The upcoming seventh season of the Amy Poehler comedy will be its last, NBC announced Saturday when the network released its 2014-15 schedule that featured the veteran comedy being benched for midseason. An exact episode count remains unclear.

” We have several of our strongest comedies by some of our best auspices being held for midseason, including the final season of Parks and Recreation,” NBC Entertainment president Jennifer Salke said in the release, which also announced the sixth and final season of drama Parenthood.

  Parks and Recreation, the story of a small-town parks department and a woman with grand political aspirations and her rag-tag team, currently ranks as NBC’s longest-running comedy. The show started as a midseason replacement and aside from season three, has always been a fall launch. ”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sarah Palin NRA Stand And Fight Rally 2014

 

 

 

Published on Apr 26, 2014

” INDIANAPOLIS — Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin fired up a crowd of thousands inside Lucas Oil Stadium Saturday night to kick off the National Rifle Association’s “Stand and Fight Rally,” saying Americans’ constitutional rights as envisioned by the founding fathers are under attack and policies like gun-free zones constitute “stupid on steroids.”

” They knew that if the Second Amendment goes, the rest of the constitution is not far behind,” she said of the country’s founders.

  In her approximately 12-minute address, Mrs. Palin also derided what she argued is akin to a ‘blame the messenger’ attitude on gun violence many Americans take today.

” Gun stores are an accomplice to crime,” she said, “and that fork made me fat.”

  Mrs. Palin, plucked from relative political obscurity to be the 2008 GOP vice presidential nominee, still enjoys significant support among elements of the party’s base, and was at times received like a rock star inside the complex adjacent to the Indiana Convention Center, where much of the gun rights group’s annual meeting has taken place.

  After 2008, she returned to Alaska and soon after quit her job, citing “frivolous” ethics probes and the associated legal costs. Her latest venture is a new show, “Amazing America,” on the Sportsman Channel.

  A handful of potential 2016 GOP presidential contenders spoke or appeared in videotaped messages that aired Friday at the conference.

  In addition to haranguing former New York City Mayor Michael I. Bloomberg’s gun control push and lampooning Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr.’s recent testimony on Capitol Hill, she also tsk-tsked Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s suggestion last year to fire off shotgun blasts into the air to scare off would-be intruders.

” Just aim up in the air – that was his directive, his advice,” she said. “Well, fine, Joe Squirt Gun, if your rapist is a bird.”

  She also derided those who she said place an emphasis on political correctness in handling the country’s adversaries “instead of putting the fear of God in our enemies.”

  She said later in her address that if “I were in charge” — a line that drew applause from the crowd — “they would know that waterboarding is how we baptize terrorists.”

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Jesse Parent – From Button Poetry

 

 

 

Published on Apr 5, 2014

” Performing during the Coaches Slam at the 2014 College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational. Find out more about Jesse at http://www.jesseparent.com

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  Button Poetry is committed to developing a coherent and effective system of production, distribution, promotion and fundraising for spoken word and performance poetry.

  We seek to showcase the power and diversity of voices in our community. By encouraging and broadcasting the best and brightest performance poets of today, we hope to broaden poetry’s audience, to expand its reach and develop a greater level of cultural appreciation for the art form.”

 

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