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Michael Moore Revs Up The Hate Train Against Roseanne

Birds of a feather…something, something, right? Isn’t that the way that the democratic left conducts business on Capitol Hill these days?

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Birds of a feather…something, something, right?  Isn’t that the way that the democratic left conducts business on Capitol Hill these days?

For those of us willing to look objectively at the incredible display of dissonance that the liberals have constructed, it’s obvious that we’re dealing with a new version of “civil” disobedience.  That’s because the original version of the tactic’s results can now be emulated with 140 characters on Twitter.

The inane fight over the Second Amendment was a perfect example.  While we most certainly have the right to bear arms, there are enough Americans out there shaming their countrymen for this liberty that we end up having to have these discussions.  Over and over again, by the way.

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But, if anyone spends even a cursory amount of time pondering the realities of a repeal, how exactly someone will walk into a home and disarm a fellow American, it’s obvious that there is no possibility of America existing after such an attempt.

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Just as predictably, the left will twist and contort the words of each other in order to circle the wagons around their unnatural ethos.  Take the completely inexcusable tweet by Roseanne Barr this week that caused the cancelation of her recently acclaimed television reboot.

Left-wing filmmaker and activist Michael Moore says Roseanne Barr’s recent racially charged comments are part of the same “bigotry that’s been rising in America” that elected President Donald Trump.

In a Facebook post on Friday, Moore described his decades-long friendship with Barr, who this week saw the cancellation of her hit ABC family sitcom, Roseanne, after she compared former Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett to a mix between the Muslim Brotherhood and Planet of the Apes.

“Roseanne seems to be suffering from some sort of madness,” Moore wrote. “It’s more than just saying she’s a racist. She operates in the same sewer of lies, conspiracy theories and bigotry that’s been rising in America for years and that has now succeeded in electing our current president. Totally nuts.”

Again, we have to realize that this is completely out of the normal realm of presidential politics for this century.  When was the last time any politician survived the attacks that Trump as survived?  To be honest, my first inclination to bring up Andrew Jackson’s absolutely flabbergasting dueling record.

 

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Justice Department Hints at Trouble for States Engaging in Election Audits

They don’t want other locales getting any ideas from Maricopa County

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In Arizona, an ongoing and auxiliary “audit” of the 2020 election results has kept proponents of the “Stop The Steal” movement on the edge of their seats. These folks believe that there were major, fraudulent issues with the electoral system itself, and they believe that a reexamination of the processes and networks involved in counting the vote will provide enough evidence to force Congress to act. Some may even have found themselves wondering if an end to the audit might come just days ahead of Mike Lindell’s “reinstatement day” prediction of August 13th – providing a bit of confluence to some of their theories about the future of Donald Trump’s political career. The Justice Department, on the other hand, isn’t too thrilled about the idea of these audits spreading to other states, and they’re flexing a little of their electoral power to keep other locales from getting any ideas. The Justice Department on Wednesday issued another warning aimed at states conducting or considering audits of ballots tallied in last year’s election, reminding election authorities that allowing ballots to be mishandled can violate federal law. While the Biden administration “guidance” document carries no formal legal weight and may not strike fear into local officials, the Justice Department used the release of the legal analysis to press their campaign of saber-rattling against Republican-led audits of the 2020 vote in Arizona and other states, as well as voting changes many GOP-controlled states are pursuing as part of purported anti-fraud efforts. Then came the mobster-esque verbiage. “Jurisdictions have to be careful not to let those ballots be defaced or mutilated or lost or destroyed as part of an audit,” said a Justice Department official who briefed reporters on condition of anonymity. “This document puts down a marker that says the Justice Department is concerned…

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DOJ Gives Jan 6th Committee Green Light to Call Trump Officials as Witnesses

But there’s a good chance that this will backfire spectacularly.

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The Democrats steering the select committee investigating January 6th have a very tight line to keep their toes on. On one hand, they know that they aren’t going to get another chance at this investigation, particularly as the GOP continues to downplay the impact of the event itself.  But they also mustn’t sway the hearing too far to the left either, lest they wish to be accused of partisan hackery. One of the simplest ways for the investigation to get a bad rap among conservatives would be to spend a great deal of time on subjects that were already covered in Donald Trump second impeachment trial, in which he was acquitted of “inciting” the insurrection of that fateful day. But this could prove difficult for the overzealous among them, especially after the DOJ has now dangled one hellacious carrot in front of them. Former Trump administration officials can testify to Congress about Donald Trump’s role in the deadly January attack on the Capitol and his efforts to subvert the results of the 2020 election, the justice department (DoJ) has said in a letter obtained by the Guardian. The move by the justice department to decline to assert executive privilege for Trump’s acting attorney general, Jeffrey Rosen, clears the path for other top former officials to also testify to congressional committees investigating the Capitol attack without fear of repercussions. The justice department authorised witnesses to appear specifically before the two committees. But a DoJ official, speaking on the condition of anonymity to discuss sensitive matters, said they expected that approval to extend to the 6 January select committee that began proceedings on Tuesday. And while the Justice Department may think that they are doing the Democrats a favor here, it is somewhat likely that this new avenue of pursuit will take…

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