July 27, 2017

At The Red Bloom Café...

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38 comments:

320Busdriver said...

How about some DWS and her Paki conx news....that seems like bad news

Jack Wayne said...

The news that NOAA has released showing that sea levels are FALLING is a dagger to the heart of man-made global warming. The warmunistas have based a lot of the defense of AGW for the last 5 years on rising levels. Too bad. Wrong again! Sad.

Blue Devils Democrat said...

I just saw the movie, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance. The hero is an editor and a lawyer plus a cowboy. Liberty is bad. The context is different of course from today, 2017. BUT, there will be movies in 2020 like:

- The Reporter Whose Reports Took Trump Down (on NYT Maggie Haberman, who will get Pulitzer next year)
- The Fed Who Stood Up To Trump (on fat Walter Shaub who is beloved by NYT Eric Lipton)
- The Congressman/Senator Who Made Trump Resign (on Russia obsessed Adam Shiff (House) and Mark Warner (Senate))

Etc.

Michael K said...

Nice monsoon season in Tucson. Flooding down in the city but we are in the foothills.

Nice Tucson sunsets.

Work tomorrow so up at 3:30.

Henry said...

Address at Valley Forge at the Boy Scout Jamboree, Harry S. Truman

bgates said...

The hero is an editor and a lawyer plus a cowboy. Liberty is bad. The context is different of course from today

Doesn't sound all that different - a newspaperman and a lawyer joining forces to kill Liberty...

Meade said...

"The news that NOAA has released showing that sea levels are FALLING is a dagger to the heart of man-made global warming."

Don't we all have egg on our climate denier faces. I guess we owe Mr Obama a big THANK YOU. I mean, it turns out that really was the moment.

OGWiseman said...

Anybody in here trying to suck their own cock?

3=====D O:

David Baker said...

Catch-22 May Save Officer Mohamad Noor’s Job And His Skin:

STARTRIBUNE: "Mohamed Noor has a constitutional right not to talk with anyone pursuing potential criminal charges in the shooting death of Justine Damond on July 15.

But he'll still likely have to talk with investigators.

If the Minneapolis Police Department opens an internal investigation into the shooting, the law requires him to talk if he wants to keep his job. But even if he does that, what he says to internal affairs can never be used in a criminal case.

"That's the trade-off the Supreme Court made," said Twin Cities employment attorney Marshall Tanick.

Tanick is referring to a 1967 ruling, Garrity vs. New Jersey, involving police in the Garden State accused of corruption. When the officers were questioned, they were told they could invoke their constitutional right not to talk, but if they stayed silent, they'd be fired. Prosecutors later used their statements to convict them.

The officers appealed, with the U.S. Supreme Court saying anything that public employees say as part of an internal investigation cannot be used in a criminal case.

"The Supreme Court wanted to encourage people to talk," Tanick said...

________________

Sounds like if Noor spills his Sharia-guts to Internal Affairs, he'll essentially be home free. Although he may not keep his job - or his licensed-to-kill firearms - criminal prosecutors won't be able to touch him.

Guildofcannonballs said...

David surely if there is a strong case any self-incriminating verbal evidence not allowed at trial won't matter.

Why do you fear the case is weak, is it because of the system the case is contained within that the case itself is, or ought rightly be considered, weak?

If so my concurrence is now declaimed.

We didn't build this weak system, but by God we will call out evil by name and attempt elimination of the most ridiculous faculties empowering a game resulting in mass injustice as if it were not a blood-and-money soaked/ensaturated grouping of do-gooders smelling other than roses no matter the label placed where by whom.

David Baker said...

Meanwhile...

No Go Zones: How Sharia Law Is Coming to a Neighborhood Near You:

"Kassam takes you into Islamic areas you might not even know existed—communities, neighborhoods, and whole city districts from San Bernardino, California, (a No Go Zone of the mind) to Hamtramck, Michigan (essentially an Islamic colony in the Midwest); from Malmö, Sweden, to the heart of London, England—where infidels are unwelcome, Islamic law is king, and extremism grows."

_______________

Come on, this Raheem Kassam character (and very recent, high-up Twitter employee) must be kidding. Besides, we have snowflakes and tooth faeries to protect us. Although they didn't exactly protect against Sharia-enforcer Officer Mohamad Noor, but he was surely an anomaly - a freak, a one-in-a-million rogue, as it were (he said with his face all twisted up like a pretzel).

Unknown said...

>Anybody in here trying to suck their own cock?

It's sad how difficult NBC has made it to find classic SNL sketches online..

David Baker said...

Guildofcannonballs said... "David surely if there is a strong case any self-incriminating verbal evidence not allowed at trial won't matter.

Not sure I agree. After all, we're talking about a public employee, in other words, a virtual untouchable. As proof, he's still walking around with a gun.

Ralph L said...

Let's hear from his partner.
Will the Blue Wall withstand international scrutiny and a gun fired in front of his face?

Jon Ericson said...

[Intro]
Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy?
Caught in a landslide, no escape from reality
Open your eyes, look up to the skies and see
I'm just a poor boy, I need no sympathy
Because I'm easy come, easy go, little high, little low
Any way the wind blows doesn't really matter to me, to me

[Verse 1]
Mama, just killed a man
Put a gun against his head, pulled my trigger, now he's dead
Mama, life had just begun
But now I've gone and thrown it all away
Mama, ooh, didn't mean to make you cry
If I'm not back again this time tomorrow
Carry on, carry on as if nothing really matters

[Verse 2]
Too late, my time has come
Sends shivers down my spine, body's aching all the time
Goodbye, everybody, I've got to go
Gotta leave you all behind and face the truth
Mama, ooh, (any way the wind blows)
I don't want to die
I sometimes wish I'd never been born at all

[Guitar Solo]

[Verse 3]
I see a little silhouetto of a man
Scaramouche, Scaramouche, will you do the Fandango?
Thunderbolt and lightning, very, very fright'ning me
(Galileo.) Galileo. (Galileo.) Galileo. Galileo figaro magnifico
I'm just a poor boy, nobody loves me
He's just a poor boy from a poor family
Spare him his life from this monstrosity
Easy come, easy go, will you let me go?
Bismillah! No, we will not let you go
(Let him go!) Bismillah! We will not let you go
(Let him go!) Bismillah! We will not let you go
(Let me go.) Will not let you go
(Let me go.) Will not let you go. (Let me go.) Ah
No, no, no, no, no, no, no
(Oh mamma mia, mamma mia) Mamma mia, let me go
Beelzebub has a devil put aside for me, for me, for me!

[Verse 4]
So you think you can stone me and spit in my eye?
So you think you can love me and leave me to die?
Oh, baby, can't do this to me, baby!
Just gotta get out, just gotta get right outta here!

[Guitar Solo]

[Outro]
Nothing really matters, anyone can see
Nothing really matters
Nothing really matters to me
Any way the wind blows


Jon Ericson said...

bismillah
[bis-mil-uh]
interjection, Arabic.
1. in the name of Allah.

Jon Ericson said...

I always thought it was "Miss Miller!".

Jon Ericson said...

https://youtu.be/qgDrpWWxuto

sunsong said...

The debacle died...

somewhat mercifully...

thank God ( Love )

thank Collins, Murkowsky & McCain!

sunsong said...

"In a world full of daisies dare to be a rose."
~Matshona Dhilwayo

Laslo Spatula said...

"In a world full of dairy dare to be lactose intolerant."

I am Laslo.

Laslo Spatula said...

"In a world full of data dare to be an anecdote."

I am Laslo.

Gahrie said...

You're no daisy! You're no daisy at all. Poor soul, you were just too high strung.

Unknown said...

BREAKING NEWS: Steve Bannon declines to comment on whether he is sucking his own cock.

Unknown said...

BREAKING NEWS: More Trump "winning" as Senate votes down Obamacare repeal and replace.

Jon Ericson said...

Low-rent troll.
No charge.

Bad Lieutenant said...

Blogger OGWiseman said...
Anybody in here trying to suck their own cock?


You're a daisy if you do

Humperdink said...

sunsong said: "The debacle died...somewhat mercifully...thank God ( Love )

OK sunsong, I'll bite> What's your plan as the for the forthcoming trainwreck? I'm sure you have one. You're intelligent. What's your solution?

rehajm said...

OK sunsong, I'll bite> What's your plan as the for the forthcoming trainwreck? I'm sure you have one. You're intelligent. What's your solution?

Lefties plan to troll the GOP with single payer. Given how MSM will lecture us ad nauseam that the GOP will lose bigly in the next election cycle because that's what happens in midterms why not move to 10,000 think pieces on why single payer is the Great New Deal.

Fernandinande said...

Michael K said...
Nice Tucson sunsets.


Those pictures kinda suck.

Work tomorrow so up at 3:30.

Don't forget to notify The Internets when you're back online so everyone can stop holding their breath.

Rusty said...

As if that isn't bad enough the ocean levels are falling.
At this rate climate change is going to take forever.
Has Mr. Mann revealed his sources yet?

Rusty said...

Sorry , Jack. Didn't see you there.

Paco Wové said...

Excellent, Mr. Laslo @ 2:06am.

On the other hand, Google's default page today is making me feel all deplorable.

Deb said...

Well, Paypal didn't let me leave a note so I'll just say thanks for the blog which I read every day at lunch (when at work) and first thing (usually) in the morning at home. I particularly love your photography which I also follow on Flickr. It's well worth $5.00 a month to me.

Kevin said...

Lefties plan to troll the GOP with single payer.

Conveniently ignoring that California couldn't make it work in a single state.

Michael K said...

"Don't forget to notify The Internets when you're back online so everyone can stop holding their breath."

I suppose you could explain your hostility but perhaps you prefer to be Ritmo II

Ken B said...

Via Drudge http://www.al.com/news/mobile/index.ssf/2017/07/too_fat_to_ride_at_owa_alabama.html

victimology gone mad.

Be said...

That is a sort of clover, isn't it.

(To Bed for me.)

https://youtu.be/GpGEeneO-t0