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9/11: Trump bombs ISIS island off the map

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Chicago's dyke mayor is mad

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Gay Conversion Advocate Was A Closeted Homo

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And No One Was Shocked

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - A South Carolina man who founded one of the nation's biggest conversion therapy ministries has something to say: he's gay.
The Post and CourierreportsHope for Wholeness founder McKrae Game came out of the closet this summer, nearly two years after he was fired from the faith-based conversion therapy program. He's now trying to come to terms with the harm he inflicted when he was advocating for religious efforts to change a person's sexuality.

“Conversion therapy is not just a lie, but it’s very harmful,” Game told The Post and Courier. “Because it’s false advertising.”

The 51-year-old also is trying to find his place in a community he's assailed for at least 20 years. Game is one of several former movement leaders who have left the pulpits of heterosexuality, come out as LGBTQ and condemned conversion therapy as a dangerous and misleading practice.
Currently, 18 states and Washington, D.C., ban the practice of conversion therapy for minors, according to Movement Advancement Project, an LGBTQ think tank. South Carolina, however, is not one of these states.
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Trump breaks yet another campaign promise to the surprise of no one

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On Tuesday, Defense Secretary Mark T. Esper notified members of Congress that he would take $3.6 billion from military construction projects to build 175 more miles of wall along the U.S. border with Mexico. He can do that legally only because President Trump in February declared an emergency along the border — which, he acknowledged, he did to circumvent the fact that Congress had allocated only a token amount to build the wall, much less than he requested.

This isn’t the first chunk of money that the Defense Department has shifted to build the wall. Earlier this year, it used $2.5 billion that Congress had allocated to stop drug trafficking to expand the wall; Trump argues that the border wall will accomplish that goal. The new redistribution of funds brings to $6.1 billion the total amount of Defense Department spending repurposed for the wall. Esper and other Pentagon officials are now urging Congress to “backfill” — or replenish — the funds being taken out of other military construction projects. Democrats have vowed not to do so, since shifting the money clearly circumvents congressional intent.
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Michael Jordan is pledging $1 MILLION to hurricane relief efforts in the Bahamas -- saying he's "devastated" after seeing the destruction the storm has caused.
"I am devastated to see the destruction that Hurricane Dorian has brought to the Bahamas, where I own property and visit frequently," MJ said.
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70% of Canadian Millennials Say Plants Are the New Meat

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Canadian Millennials and Generation-Zers believe vegan meat is here to stay.

According to a new poll by Angus Reid, 95 percent of Canadians are familiar with plant-based meat products. However, it’s the younger generations — aged between 18 and 34 — that really believe in the power of plants.

Thirty-nine percent of Canadians have tried plant-based meat and 45 percent believe it is a fad, says Angus Reid. When the attitudes of young people are evaluated on their own, 70 percent believe the movement isn’t going anywhere. Considerably more young people have actually tried plant-based meat products; 58 percent said they had and 48 percent said they intend to do so in the future.

The poll also found that out of all Canadians who eat meat, 22 percent said they would like to reduce their intake. Between the ages of 18 and 34, this percentage rises to 39 percent. “There appears to be a considerable generational divide,” says Angus Reid.
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Man spends £30,000 in legal fees fighting £100 speeding fine, loses the case

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A British man has spent £30,000 of his savings on a failed legal battle “for justice” over a £100 speeding fine. Details through the link below


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Ooooff, Trump posing to everyone except Warren in NH

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In the “First in the Nation” New Hampshire Primary, the latest Emerson Poll finds the former VP Joe Biden and Sen. Elizabeth Warren in a statistical dead-heat with 24% and 21% of the vote, respectively. Sen. Bernie Sanders, who was leading in the February poll with 27% of the vote is now in third at 13%. Mayor Pete Buttigieg is in fourth at 11% and Sen. Kamala Harris is in fifth with 8%. Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, who did not qualify for the second Democratic debate, is at 6% in the Granite state, Sen. Cory Booker is at 4%, Andrew Yang is at 3% along with former Congressman John Delaney, and 3% of voters are still undecided (Sept 6-9, 2019, n=483, +/-4.4%).

Prof. Spencer Kimball, Director of Emerson Polling, found differing outlooks for Sanders and Warren from this poll: “for Warren, only time will tell whether she is peaking this September or solidifying her base in the state. For Sanders, the question is whether his base of 18-29 year olds is splintering away from him, or if this poll is an outlier.”

It appears that New Hampshire voters are less decided on who they will vote for than the national audience, with 62% of voters saying there’s a chance they could change their mind regarding their current primary choice. In the last Emerson national poll, only 50% of voters said they could change their mind.

Trump’s disapproval among New Hampshire voters is at 53% with 40% approval. This is slightly up from the last Emerson Poll in February which had Trump at 52% disapproval and 43% approval in the state.

Trump continues to be popular within the Republican party, defeating his two potential rivals, former Gov. Bill Weld (MA) and former Rep. Joe Walsh (IL) with 80% support followed by Weld at 13% and Walsh at 7% (n=379, +/-5%)
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