Bits & Bytes

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“Indivisible” is based on the real-life story of Darren Turner, a U.S. Army Chaplain whose marriage was put to the test during the Iraq War. The film depicts the responsibilities of a military chaplain, such as counseling soldiers and performing baptisms and funerals, but it’s real story is that there is no marriage too broken for God.

NOT JUST BIASED, BUT ALSO INCOMPETENT: The corrupt Mueller team charged Concord Management — and a sister company, Concord Catering — with defrauding the government. Concord Catering was NOT IN EXISTENCE at the time the crimes were alleged to have taken place.

Mueller’s team was represented in this effort by former Hillary Clinton and Clinton Foundation attorney, Jeannie Rhee. Rhee also represented President Barack Obama’s deputy national security adviser Ben Rhodes during the House Benghazi Committee’s investigation into the deadly 2012 terrorist attack in Libya.

PASS THE POPCORN: Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Hossein Jaberi Ansari warned Western officials this week that if they do not put pressure on the Trump administration the Iranian regime will leak the names of all Western officials who were bribed to pass the weak deal.

IT’S ALWAYS DEMOCRATS: Four Pennsylvania election workers pleaded guilty to harassing and intimidating voters who did not support the candidate being pushed by the city’s Democratic Party machine.

NOTE: This has gotten long enough, but I’m not done reading my news feeds. If I find anything else that’s worth a short mention, but not a whole blog post, I’ll put it into the comments below.


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9 responses to “Bits & Bytes

  1. chrissythehyphenated

    2D FIBBY SAYS FLYNN DIDN’T LIE: A second FBI agent says former National Security Advisor Army Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn did NOT lie. The chairman of the powerful Senate Judiciary Committee is demanding that the Department of Justice and FBI turn over all documentation associated with the FBI’s investigation into Flynn. The request is over a year old!


  2. chrissythehyphenated

    PROTECTING FAITH-BASED AGENCIES:Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin signed a bill protecting faith-based adoption and foster care agencies. Oklahoma’s Catholic bishops said: “The new law will bring more adoption services to the state and allow crucial faith-based agencies to continue their decades-long tradition of caring for Oklahoma’s most vulnerable children.”


  3. chrissythehyphenated

    ANOTHER BHO LEGACY GETS TRUMPED: The Trump administration reversed a 2012 Obama administration order that allowed transgender inmate to choose where they are housed based on what sex they identify with. The Trump administration guidelines stipulate that prisoners be housed in prisons based on their biological sex.


  4. chrissythehyphenated

    AVENATTI’S $8M WINDFALL: In December 2017, Michael Avenatti (Stormy Daniels’ lawyer) filed for bankruptcy, declaring he had only $412,000 in total assets vs. nearly $8 million in total debts. One month later, at the same time he picked up Stormy Daniels as a new client, he suddenly received $8 million from an unidentified source.


  5. chrissythehyphenated

    DEMOCRAT IS OFFENDED: Rep. Al Green is one of the leading mouthpieces for the Impeach Trump effort. Last week, Pelosi said that “being a jerk” does not rise to the level required for an impeachment and that the impeachment effort “is a distraction.” Green took offense. What else is new.


  6. chrissythehyphenated

    FAKE NEWS: CNN reported that the violent Hamas-led rioters on the Gaza-Israel border are protesting the U.S. moving its embassy to Jerusalem. That’s untrue. The protest leaders say openly that they want to breach the border and infiltrate Israel.


  7. chrissythehyphenated

    TRUTH: White House says responsibility for 55 deaths in Gaza ‘rests squarely with Hamas,’ adds Israel has right to defend itself.


  8. chrissythehyphenated

    IT’S ONLY SEXIST WHEN A REPUBLICAN DOES IT: Ten years ago, her husband (who we’re pretty sure is male) beat Hillary Clinton out of the nomination for president. This week, Michelle Obama opined that women who voted for Trump showed a lack of “empowerment.”


  9. chrissythehyphenated

    HILLARY vs. FEC: Hillary Clinton sent more than $150,000 in leftover campaign cash to an LLC designed to handle her income from books and speaking engagements, potentially in violation of the FEC rules on how to disburse leftover funds. The payments were marked “rent.”