Saturday, December 1, 2018

Ret. LT. Col. Ralph Peters: I can’t imagine a more serious national security threat than a U.S. president who is compromised by Russia, "the most hostile foreign power we face."

Defense Sec. Mattis says Putin tried to “muck around” in U.S. elections last month. @Acosta: “That’s pretty striking given the fact that just before those midterms, ... Trump admin officials were trying to downplay this notion."

Explosive device set off at US consulate in Mexican city.

During his #G20Summit2018 press conference, Putin takes great pleasure in mockingly pointing out that "two little boats gifted to #Ukraine by the U.S. couldn't even get through the #KerchStrait."

There is strong evidence emerging that Republicans stole a Congressional seat in North Carolina by destroying, falsifying, and manipulating absentee ballots.

#UPDATE President Vladimir Putin said Saturday that Russia and OPEC kingpin Saudi Arabia had agreed to renew a pact on oil production cuts, as crude prices slump on global markets

Cyrus Vance...Hmm I heard that name before

The Secret Service sends our heartfelt condolences on the passing of Former President George H.W. Bush. Timberwolf, you defined patriotism and leadership throughout your life of service to this country and you will be sorely missed.

Mattis condemns Russia for 'brazen' violation of treaty with Ukraine

Well, we know how Putin sees it, time to arm & train Ukraine more than we are doing now. International advisors in Ukraine would also deter a full blown invasion by Putin

One could call them the opportunists.

Mattis: Russia interfered in 2018 midterms

Trump wanders off.

White House confirms that Trump had an “informal” conversation with Putin during a G-20 leaders’ dinner last night.

Trump and Xi’s G-20 dinner could decide fate of U.S.-China trade war

Let's not forget that #TraitorTrump gave DA Vance a big fat campaign check after her spared Kremlin Barbie and Uday Trump. This criminal DA could have saved our Republic from the Trump crime family,tookva bribe instead.

Lots of witches

After FBI raids Ald. Ed Burke's offices, people seen leaving his ward office carrying boxes and computer equipment. FBI has confirmed "our agents are executing search warrants at multiple locations today."

I’m throughly enjoying the “blame Sessions!” argument for Mueller’s case.

It's all over for Trump now -- except for the indictments, the kompromat, the futile rage-tweets, the felony convictions, and the asset forfeiture. And Mueller's not even Don's real problem: Putin is.

Pence shares picture of himself meeting SWAT officer with a QAnon conspiracy patch

Bill Browder on Putin's Kleptocracy & A "Cold War Against Crime"

All the times Trump tried (and failed) to land property projects in Russia

About 8 in 10 Americans believe the climate is changing, causing extreme weather. Two-thirds of Republicans believe the same thing. A majority of Americans (54%) consider it a "very serious" problem, according to a new Monmouth University poll

Chinese companies find a Trump tariff workaround by relocating operations to Vietnam

Pissed about Kavanaugh? Read about Kennedy’s son role at Deutschebank securing billions in Trump loans...

Breakdown of where Koch money went last year.

U.S. President George H.W. Bush on tRump: "I don't like him. I don't know much about him, but I know he's a blowhard."

THREAD: What does Michael Cohen's sentencing submission tell us about his cooperation against Trump and the potential involvement of others in his criminal conduct? (Short answer: A lot more than you might expect)