There’s some serious stuff today and some that are funny/really stupid, in no particular order.
Leftists and Communists Chanting “No Hate” Block Entrance to RNC in Cleveland
Leftists and Communist groups blocked traffic today outside the RNC Cleveland. The protest was organized by Code Pink, Revcom and several leftist organizations.
RNC Protester Lights US Flag on Fire – Then Himself On Fire – Then His Friends on Fire
Some left wing geniuses protesting outside the Republican convention tried to burn an American flag but one of them caught fire in the process. Then they he lit his friends on fire.
Moments after the flag was set on fire, officers charged in to put it out with an extinguishing spray that some in the crowd thought was pepper spray because of similarities in the design of the canisters and the eye irritation caused by the fire-suppression substance.
“You’re on fire! You’re on fire, stupid!” a Cleveland officer shouted at a protester while firing the extinguishing spray.
Networks, MSNBC Spend Almost Six Minutes Promoting ‘Scrappy’ Code Pink Protester
When a lone protester from the anti-American, far-left group Code Pink tried to make noise in the crowd at the Republican National Convention (RNC) on Tuesday night, the “big three” networks of ABC, CBS, and NBC tag-teamed with MSNBC to spent nearly six minutes showing and discussing the “scrappy” protester.
Breitbart Confronts ‘The Daily Show’ at Milo’s ‘Gays for Trump’ Party
CLEVELAND, Ohio — Breitbart News’ Joel Pollak sent The Daily Show running for cover, armed only with his cell phone camera, outside a “Gays for Trump” party hosted by Breitbart Tech editor Milo Yiannopoulos near the Republican National Convention early Wednesday.
The Daily Show didn’t like that. Their attempt to stop Pollak wasn’t funny, and included physical intimidation and a blatant disregard for the First Amendment.
Ted Cruz booed off stage at RNC for not endorsing Donald Trump
VOTE YOUR CONSCIENCE… THUS ENDS A PROMISING CAREER
TRUMP KNEW WHAT HE WAS GOING TO SAY AND THEY LET HIM SPEAK ANYWAY. THIS WILL DOMINATE THE NEWS TODAY THEN BE LARGELY FORGOTTEN. IT HAS LEFT THE CONSERVATIVE WING OF THE PARTY LARGELY MARGINALIZED AND WAS DESIGNED TO SWAY SOME WHO WERE SKEPTICAL OF THE DONALD TO VOTE FOR HIM BECAUSE THE ALTERNATIVE IS UNTHINKABLE.
In a tense few minutes here, the crowd turned on Cruz as he urged convention attendees to “vote your conscience.”
Donald Trump made a dramatic entrance into the Quicken Loans Arena on Wednesday night as Ted Cruz was getting booed off the stage for refusing to endorse him.
Republicans stood and jeered, and the boos overwhelmed the end of Cruz’s highly anticipated speech.
Cruz laughed it off, saying, “I appreciate the enthusiasm from the New York delegation”
Cruz speech dominates online chatter
Google said searches for Cruz rose 1,100 percent, as opposed to 450 percent for Pence. There was also an 800 percent increase in searches for the phrase “vote your conscience,” which Cruz used during his speech.
The top question-based searches for Cruz included: “Why didn’t Cruz endorse Trump?” and “Why were people booing Ted Cruz?” according to Google.
LAURA INGRAHAM NAILS IT
NOW FOR THE COMIC RELIEF:
When will it end? Video catches Pokemon Go player driving his SUV into a parked police car
In a few years, or even in a few months, we’ll probably see Psychologists examine and study the unprecedented level of gaming addiction we’ve seen from Pokemon Go players over the past few weeks. If you thought Candy Crush was bad, well, Pokemon Go takes things to an entirely new level.
THUG: I DARE YOU TO PEPPER SPRAY ME!
Miramar Police Officer Refused Service At Local Gas Station
MIRAMAR (CBSMiami) – A Miramar police officer says he was refused service at a Sunoco service station and convenience store.
“And here you are just trying to do your job, you effort an arrest. You go inside the store and the clerk won’t serve you,” said Jeff Marano with the Miramar PD.
This from the Miramar police officer, who described the clerk as a black male: “[he] walked up to me and asked why we had arrested ‘his boy.’
WELL,THE LITTLE BASTARD GOT WHAT HE DESERVED
NY Times video NAILS why so many Republicans are ANTI-TRUMP
The NY Times has published a video interviewing Republicans on why they have a problem with Trump as the nominee — and it’s very good.
Amanda Carpenter says it’s an “excellent video piece documenting concerns GOP-ers have with Trump and who won’t vote for him.”
Report: Trump To Purge Government Of Obama Appointees
GOOD…THE LEFTOVER CLINTON PRICKS SABOTAGED BUSH AT EVERY TURN
Trump’s transition advisers fear that Obama may convert these appointees to civil servants, who have more job security than officials who have been politically appointed. This would allow officials to keep their jobs in a new, possibly Republican, administration, Christie said.
“It’s called burrowing,” Christie said. “You take them from the political appointee side into the civil service side, in order to try to set up … roadblocks for your successor, kind of like when all the Clinton people took all the Ws off the keyboard when George Bush was coming into the White House.”