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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by some seeing eye » Fri Feb 05, 2021 8:49 am

The My Pillow guy is losing his mind

https://www.businessinsider.com/mypillo ... ump-2021-2
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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by gaminwench » Fri Feb 05, 2021 11:49 am

Losing? I think that happened a while back.

I do love that David Hogg is starting a rival pillow business; I'll buy one.
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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by some seeing eye » Fri Feb 05, 2021 6:23 pm

Roger Stone was pardoned in December. That would not apply to January.

Video surfaces showing Trump ally Roger Stone flanked by Oath Keepers on morning of January 6
https://abcnews.go.com/US/video-surface ... d=75706765
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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by lucky420 » Sat Feb 06, 2021 2:49 am

gaminwench wrote:
Fri Feb 05, 2021 11:49 am
Losing? I think that happened a while back.

I do love that David Hogg is starting a rival pillow business; I'll buy one.
I’m in need of new pillows. Guess I can wait a little more
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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by Simon of the Playa » Sat Feb 06, 2021 5:32 am

instead of a bump, this is important enough for a "carry over"

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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by Ugly Dougly » Sat Feb 06, 2021 10:03 pm

Yup.

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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by Simon of the Playa » Sun Feb 07, 2021 6:18 am

After corporate handed over the money in four $25,000 payments, the governor awarded the supermarket chain an exclusive contract to distribute 200,000 COVID-19 vaccines in Palm Beach County.

Not even hospitals in the county have the vaccine. You can only get it at the 67 Publix pharmacy counters in stores. (The governor’s office has since said they’re adding the local health department, but the health department website still directs people to Publix.)

Read more here:

https://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/ ... 17950.html
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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by Simon of the Playa » Mon Feb 08, 2021 5:17 am

On 4 March, when the most committed QAnon adherents say Donald Trump will return to the White House, the Trump hotel in downtown DC almost doubled room prices, analysis suggests.

The conspiracy alleges that Mr Trump will return as the 19th president under a "restored republic" because all US presidents since 1871 have not been real presidents, as claimed by the Extremist Sovereign Citizens movement, and recently by some QAnon believers.

1100 Pennsylvania, which closely monitors the one-time president’s businesses, says rooms at the Washington DC hotel typically cost around $476 (£347) to $596 (£439) per night at this time of year.

But on 3 and 4 March, the date at the centre of the latest QAnon conspiracy theory, rooms at the Trump hotel are as high as $1,331 (£969) to $2,266 (£1,650) per night – almost double the usual rate.

On 6 January, when Mr Trump’s supporters, including some QAnon believers, assaulted the US Capitol to contest the election results being confirmed by Congress, room rates were $8,000 and upwards, 1100 Pennsylvania reported.


https://www.independent.co.uk/news/worl ... 98838.html
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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by some seeing eye » Tue Feb 09, 2021 10:24 am

The Bundys brought their armed standoff to Nevada. Oregon was home to a very tense occupation of the Malheur Wildlife Reserve by the Bundys. They are at it again.

Ammon Bundy, veteran of armed standoffs, builds militia network on COVID backlash

https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/st ... mmon-bundy
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Re: What's my conspiracy?

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some seeing eye wrote:
Tue Feb 09, 2021 10:24 am
The Bundys brought their armed standoff to Nevada. Oregon was home to a very tense occupation of the Malheur Wildlife Reserve by the Bundys. They are at it again.

Ammon Bundy, veteran of armed standoffs, builds militia network on COVID backlash

https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/st ... mmon-bundy
Welp it’s behind a pay screen so can’t read it but the Bundys have been in Nevada a long time. So whatever TF he’s bringing, I’m not surprised. Gonna go find it on Twitter
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Re: What's my conspiracy?

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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by some seeing eye » Thu Feb 11, 2021 5:48 am

Tuberville says he informed Trump of Pence’s evacuation before rioters reached Senate
It’s long been unclear precisely when Trump learned of the danger that Congress and his vice president faced.

https://www.politico.com/news/2021/02/1 ... ent-468572

Trump hid his calls with Putin. Now, Biden has access to them.

https://www.politico.com/news/2021/02/0 ... lls-468100
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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by Simon of the Playa » Fri Feb 12, 2021 5:33 am

It is an internet battle cry: Stop the Steal has swept across inboxes, Facebook pages and Twitter like an out-of-control virus, spreading misinformation and violent rhetoric — and spilling into real life, like the protest planned for DC this weekend.

But while Stop the Steal may sound like a new 2020 political slogan to many, it did not emerge organically over widespread concerns about voting fraud in President Donald Trump’s race against Joe Biden. It has been in the works for years.

Its origin traces to Roger Stone, a veteran Republican operative and self-described “dirty trickster” whose 40-month prison sentence for seven felonies was cut short by Trump’s commutation in July.

https://www.mercurynews.com/2020/11/13/ ... oger-stone
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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by some seeing eye » Fri Feb 12, 2021 4:22 pm

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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by Simon of the Playa » Sat Feb 13, 2021 6:05 am

"This would be like if the civic leaders of Constantinople, whose homes had been invaded and ransacked, were jurors in the trial of the besiegers—and voted to acquit the Doge of Venice on the charge of masterminding the 1204 attack.

Or if the 9/11 families voted to acquit Osama bin Laden.

Or if Fred Goldman voted to acquit O.J. Simpson.

Or if Roman Polanski voted to acquit Charles Manson.

Like, why the fuck would they do that?"

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Re: What's my conspiracy?

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Simon of the Playa wrote:
Sat Feb 13, 2021 6:05 am
"This would be like if the civic leaders of Constantinople, whose homes had been invaded and ransacked, were jurors in the trial of the besiegers—and voted to acquit the Doge of Venice on the charge of masterminding the 1204 attack.

Or if the 9/11 families voted to acquit Osama bin Laden.

Or if Fred Goldman voted to acquit O.J. Simpson.

Or if Roman Polanski voted to acquit Charles Manson.

Like, why the fuck would they do that?"

https://gregolear.substack.com/p/s-the- ... -besieging
Until you realize that 139 of the more dangerous vandals in suits were allowed back into the Capitol to vote against the validity of the election just like the rioters desired.
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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by Simon of the Playa » Sun Feb 14, 2021 3:29 pm

“I still cannot fathom why in the midst of an armed insurrection, which was broadcast worldwide on television, it took the Department of Defense over three hours to approve an urgent request for National Guard support,” Sund wrote in his letter. In response to questions for this story, the National Guard sent a timeline that confirmed their 5:40 p.m. arrival and referred ProPublica to a press release stating they worked with Capitol and Metropolitan police “to assist with an immediate response.”


https://www.propublica.org/article/i-do ... surrection
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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by Simon of the Playa » Mon Feb 15, 2021 4:34 am

At least six people seen guarding Trump ally Roger Stone entered the Capitol during the Jan. 6 attack, The New York Times reported on Sunday.

The Times reviewed hundreds of videos and photos, as well as research from the Capitol Terrorist Exposers, that showed the six people, all associated with the Oath Keepers, guarding Stone on Jan. 5 and 6 and later inside the Capitol building during the breach.

Stone made two public appearances on Jan. 5, near the Supreme Court and later by the White House, during which five of the individuals were seen providing security for Trump’s longtime friend, according to video analyzed by the Times. One of the people identified by the Times drove Stone in a golf cart that afternoon.

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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by some seeing eye » Fri Feb 19, 2021 10:45 am

This is an insult to Texas! Texas has many capable and smart individuals of their own to create a crisis. They don't need help from China or Biden.

QAnon Thinks Biden Helped China Create the Texas Energy Crisis

https://www.vice.com/en/article/dy89pq/ ... rgy-crisis
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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by some seeing eye » Sat Feb 20, 2021 5:44 am

The film Lord of War is loosely based on the life of Viktor Bout. He was finally imprisoned, but is often mentioned in prisoner exchanges with Putin.

Viktor Bout was an arms dealer of last resort for bad actors who killed a lot of people.

https://www.pbs.org/frontlineworld/stor ... /bout.html.

The US has its own Viktor Bout, Erik Prince, brother to Betsy DeVos, and merchant of death.

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/erik-pri ... a5dba185ee

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/02/19/worl ... bargo.html

Erik even has his dirty little hands in Myanmar
https://www.mmtimes.com/news/ex-blackwa ... urity.html

and Xinjiang home of the disappearing Uyghurs.
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-chin ... SKCN1PP169
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Please fix Youtube

Post by Ugly Dougly » Sat Feb 20, 2021 4:55 pm

And of course, the recent Mars landing was a HOAX. Here's proof:
https://youtu.be/dQw4w9WgXcQ

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Ugly Dougly wrote:
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And of course, the recent Mars landing was a HOAX. Here's proof:
https://youtu.be/dQw4w9WgXcQ
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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by some seeing eye » Mon Feb 22, 2021 1:22 pm

This post is based on unnamed sources and mixes up mobile base station metadata with specific congress & staff warrants, but it appears LEO is very serious about the Jan 6 attack on democracy investigation. And now we will have Garland overseeing it.

"The FBI relied in some cases on emergency orders that do not require court authorization."

https://theintercept.com/2021/02/22/cap ... e-records/
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Post by Simon of the Playa » Thu Feb 25, 2021 6:44 am

So it was "interesting," he said, that a rich businesswoman from the Atlanta suburbs could move to the district and get elected.

Greene, the founder of a CrossFit gym and co-owner of a construction firm her father started, moved from Alpharetta to Rome, Georgia, in 2019 to run in the 14th district. She had no experience standing for political office at the time.

https://news.yahoo.com/wealthy-business ... 33132.html
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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by some seeing eye » Mon Mar 01, 2021 6:29 am

CPAC: Hyatt Hotels says stage resembling Nazi rune is 'abhorrent'
A photo of the stage went viral, with thousands of Twitter users comparing its distinctive design to an odal rune

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/202 ... -abhorrent

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Post by Simon of the Playa » Mon Mar 01, 2021 7:21 am

"Fascism is Trump challenging the courts with ban after ban. Nazism is a group at CPAC standing on a white-supremacist symbol shaped stage, chanting slogans that are barely even thinly veiled code for fascism anymore.
(By the way, if you’ve been looking at the Runegate controversy, that apparently the CPAC stage is shaped like a literal Nazi symbol, and wondering, “Am I paranoid to think there’s a connection here?” No, of course you’re not paranoid. Symbolism is a huge part of any Nazi movement, and the burden of disproof should always rest on people who espouse openly fascist beliefs. If a Nazi tells you this clearly who they are, believe them.)
Nazism is what happens when a fascist movement unites, hardens, and develops. Develops what? Long term plans. For what? For things like Final Solutions. For “race laws.” When it develops goals and aspirations to seize total control of a society. When it hardens: when violence and brutality, to the point of assassination and murder, become acceptable to the rank and file, in a casual way. When things like violent coups become perfectly legitimate. When it unites: when things like violent coups attain mass support that reaches the level of almost perfect consensus.
Do you see what I mean? Feel a chill, if you did? Think about it carefully. Uniting, hardening, and developing is exactly what is happening on the stage at the Conservative Political Action Conference. Republicans are not divided at all — all that stuff from pundits about a civil war is completely false. Republicans are united in a horrifying way: the vast majority of them support Trump even after what happened on January 6th. The Big Lie that the election was stolen has almost uniform support among the right: that’s unification. And what does “the election was stolen” really mean? That it was stolen from “us,” meaning the chosen people, the pure and true, the “real” Americans, to whom the soil belongs — and will take it back with blood, if necessary."

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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by some seeing eye » Mon Mar 01, 2021 11:56 am

Seriously, thanks Simon for keeping us updated on the sickening trends toward a repeat of Nazism in the US. There was a white nationalist-Republican conference to the right of CPAC in Orlando before CPAC with a lot of crossover. It was the America First Political Action Conference by their white supremacist PAC.
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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by Ugly Dougly » Mon Mar 01, 2021 8:39 pm

some seeing eye wrote:
Mon Mar 01, 2021 6:29 am
CPAC: Hyatt Hotels says stage resembling Nazi rune is 'abhorrent'
A photo of the stage went viral, with thousands of Twitter users comparing its distinctive design to an odal rune

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/202 ... -abhorrent

Do stupid and morally reprehensible things, get canceled.
Of course, it isn't a "Nazi rune'.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Odal_(rune)
It's an ancient letter that had been co-opted by German Nazis and is now used by modern American neo-Nazis.
A reasonably sane academics view on the runes:
https://youtu.be/kW9KbtjyHN4

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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by lucky420 » Tue Mar 02, 2021 6:43 am

Well the stage was going to either be the odal rune alphabet letter or a Q...
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Re: What's my conspiracy?

Post by some seeing eye » Tue Mar 02, 2021 9:58 am

Ugly Dougly wrote:
Mon Mar 01, 2021 8:39 pm
some seeing eye wrote:
Mon Mar 01, 2021 6:29 am
CPAC: Hyatt Hotels says stage resembling Nazi rune is 'abhorrent'
A photo of the stage went viral, with thousands of Twitter users comparing its distinctive design to an odal rune

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/202 ... -abhorrent

Do stupid and morally reprehensible things, get canceled.
Of course, it isn't a "Nazi rune'.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Odal_(rune)
It's an ancient letter that had been co-opted by German Nazis and is now used by modern American neo-Nazis.
A reasonably sane academics view on the runes:
https://youtu.be/kW9KbtjyHN4
Yes, of course. Headlines are a sticky wicket. They have to be short, search engine-friendly, and clickworthy, not precise. Writing for search engines is the bane of journalism. Of course when the only readers of news are AI, and it is all written by AI, the humans will be obsolete!
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