New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is condemning the recent acts of NYPD officers getting attacked with water and a bucket during two separate incidents. Cop...

NYPD, possibly the most corrupt police in America, Chicago and L.A. may argue they are the worst, why are people defending these shit holes?

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The Electoral College consists of 538 members who select the US president based on the popular vote in every state, as opposed to the national popular vote.

What would a presidential campaign look like without the electoral college?
Would candidates visit densely populated regions of the country and ignore the rest?
Would anyone ever go to Iowa again?

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An Open Letter to Ben Shapiro (or any other #NeverTrumper) On June 16th, 2015, the year of our Lord (and God-Emperor), Donald Trump descended down floating steps of gold, the first strike of lightning from a political storm that’s yet to even begin to dissipate. The significance of the hurricane of awakening that was put into motion that day has since proven to rival any single cultural or political event this writer can recall, certainly from first-hand experience but also historically. The moon landing,  9/11/Iraq Invasion, all the 21st century wars, and the JFK assassination quickly come to mind as similar instances of such national and global attention-grabbing prowess. Reflection and assessment as we approach the conclusion of the third year since this momentous occasion are natural. Where do we stand now? How did we get here? What comes next? Answers to these questions are not readily apparent, for various reasons. This piece will focus on some of those reasons and will serve as my attempt to make sense of them by discussing the swings, shifts, and contradictions of one of my most valued conservative thought leaders, Ben Shapiro. It will not be easy, but I started this website and podcast to gain a clearer understanding of the world I live in and the people in it, as the fog surrounding modern society previously rendered me hopeless and nihilistic - NOT a good place to be, as far as I’m concerned - and I’ll do whatever it takes to avoid going back there. The following is my open letter to Ben, illustrating the issues I have with his approach not only to criticising Trump, but more importantly to how Ben’s prioritization of Trump (and NOT the Left) as his enemy not only alienates Trump’s supporters but also betrays conservatism.https://youtu.be/NGAtOIzfE5ABen, I discovered you around the same time as I discovered Milo Yiannopoulos, Gavin McInnes, Stefan Molyneux, and Steven Crowder (no surprise there, as many of you folks often now work together). My piece on Milo from February, 2017 paints an accurate picture of who/what/where/why I was who I was then; fat, lazy, depressed, destructive, and seemingly alone in the universe, abandoned by nearly every “friend” I’d ever made. You, Ben, along with the others named and some not, were a major contributor to me turning my life around. Watching your debate performances, seeing you rail away at Leftist ideologies, hearing your use of facts, logic and reason - this was all instrumental to me solidifying my views as a conservative and climbing out of depression. After much observation and deliberation, however, I can now reach no other conclusion but that you are not only blinded by your qualms with Trump’s personality, but insincere at the level and frequency in which you choose to critique him (and subsequently us, his supporters). For the record, I do not claim that you’re necessarily wrong in your criticisms. That’s not why I’m writing this. As a daily listener to your show, it has become painfully easy to observe the joy you take in perpetuating the mainstream media’s war on this President and his supporters. Your reactionary focus on repeating and legitimizing each and every Fake-News attempt to literally remove our President from office is vividly apparent. Despite your lifelong devotion to the conservative movement, you fail to see the damage THIS is doing to the conservative movement. The saddest part of all of this is that I believe the cause of your failure to see this damage is merely petty personal resentment stemming from the bullying you received (probably from guys LIKE Trump) growing up a geeky, educationally-accelerated conservative genius in Los Angeles. As heartbreaking as it is to think about how you were treated, someone as principled as you claim to be, in my opinion, should and would NOT allow said treatment to distort their current view of reality to the level you have. What troubles me about these observations is the age-old question of “Why?” Why would someone with such clear and concise articulations of conservative principles allow such petty arguments to cloud his view of the bigger picture? Well, first I suppose I’d need to define what “bigger picture” I’m talking about. No, I don’t mean “the greater good” that Leftists constantly espouse, I’m not advocating for groupthink or any sort of denial of reality - quite the opposite. I think groupthink is to a large extent what is causing your denial of reality. The reality is that YOUR brand of conservatism, while correct in its principles, is not one that you actually live by: A brand of being polite, questioning authority, and adhering to evidence. You’re not polite - at least not to anyone who isn’t directly in front of you. You’ll be polite to Don Lemon, of course, along with Brian Stelter, Cenk Uyger,  or any other ignoramus who is of no threat to your wallet. You’ll spend the first half of an episode ripping the Republicans who vote through an enormous omnibus spending bill, then when you get Paul Ryan in a seat for an interview, you decline to ask him ONE SINGLE QUESTION about it. Your starry-eyed fanboy-ism shines bright, and it’s easy to see that you’d never have the stones to press your dreamy Speaker of the House on an issue that might cause him to think less of you - HEAVENS NO! If that happened, he might not have the same glowing things to say about you, and could hinder your chances of living out your dream as the biggest barnacle in the swamp (becoming a Senator or even President someday [the next Reagan!, as I suspect your childhood dream was])! Your interview with Paul Ryan and the weak refusal to press him on everything he’s done that goes DIRECTLY against everything you claim to stand for is one of the prominent reasons for why I chose to write you this letter and part ways with your commentary. So, yes, you are polite to some, but only those who couldn’t cause you any trouble anyway. When it comes to Alex Jones, Infowars, or the millions of people who listen to him? Bring on the mockery! Bring on the slander! Accuse them all of being tinfoil-hat-wearing-conspiracy-nut jobs! One of the last straws for me was seeing an old video of you resurface where you snidely remark that Trump supporters were masturbating with their different color MAGA hats in their parents basement. Yeah, real polite, Ben - TONS of substance and eloquent criticisms in that sound byte, eh? Then, even just last week, you say you’d never, EVER go on Infowars (my guess is because you’re scared of your “reputation”). Yet you’ll debate any leftist at any time. Oh, how open-minded of you. You’ll go on CNN (and, oddly enough, constantly advise the Left: “If the Left was smart, this is what they’d do…” - why do you WANT the Left to win so badly?!), but you’ll mock Infowars and its supporters with absolutely zero understanding of who they are or what they think. For the record: We all know Alex is a bit kooky sometimes, and it’s one of the things we love about him. His passion for freedom is unquestionable, however, and the kooky-ness is not incompetence, no matter how many times you “destroy” him without offering any evidence other than “Come on, guys. Really? Really?!” in your nasally condescending tone. This is, as we all know, a tactic of the left when they get information they don’t want to believe is true - so, way to go! Really, though, perhaps you should look into some of Alex’s claims - you might find out there’s more evidence to them than you’d like to believe. Your treatment of Infowars, which I and many others consider to be an invaluable resource in the fight against tyranny, is another of the prominent reasons for why I chose to write you this letter and part ways with your commentary(by the way, I suspect that far more of your supporters than you think are also Infowars supporters, so you might want to rethink that approach, since your bottom line IS INDEED your biggest concern).  You don’t question authority, nor do you strictly adhere to the evidence. When the latest slander against Trump is released, evidence-or-none, you grant it instant validity, parsing the claims thoroughly on the air (even while acknowledging those who released the slander are known liars). You glom onto whatever the most recent Leftist accusation is, and then proceed to what I consider to be your slimiest method yet - you ACT like your refuting the claim while simultaneously dignifying the un-dignifiable. An example of this is the Christopher Steele dossier. Sure, you’ll mention that it contains unverified information and was most likely junk intelligence, but you’ll continue to bring it up EVERY SINGLE TIME the mainstream media does (which is almost daily). THIS is why we’re still talking about a fake document after everyone has known for OVER A YEAR that it was made up. You’ve become nothing more than a reactionary to the News which has resulted in you perpetuating and exacerbating the damage they do every day. You’ll say “Let’s wait for all the evidence,” or, “Can’t we just see all the facts first?” when you know damn well there won’t ever be any evidence presented because THAT is how the left operates. Once they (and now you) get it on the record that there’s been a “report” of something salacious, they (you) KNOW that average consumers of news will at least subconsciously reserve that “report” a place in their minds to live which it has NO business living. In fact, you quite consistently accept ANYTHING that is reported on by the Fake News media - for example Benjamin Netanyahu’s recent presentation on Iran that just so happened to be perfectly timed with our withdrawal from the Iran Nuclear Deal which will most likely lead us into another war (I’m no fan of Iran, but I try to question everything I cannot verify myself, and you accepted this presentation sight-unseen) - you’re 100% all-in, ready to state whatever you were fed as undeniable, confirmed FACT. Something tells me you didn’t actually pour through those documents, verify any of the information yourself, and that you took every word of it at face-value. You repeatedly do the same thing daily with the Mueller-Russia-Trump-”Collusion” and Stormy Daniels narratives too. In fact, The Daily Wire joyously posted an article praising Neil Cavuto’s “brutal smackdown” of Trump muddying the waters and creating his own swamp. Cavuto’s monologue came off like triggered snowflakes’ complaints personified, upset about Trump’s braggadocious tweets and perfectly legal payments to porn stars (why’d ya do it, Neil?!). Add these to the list of prominent reasons why I chose to write you this letter and part ways with your commentary. You say every day on your show that you’re no fan of Trump (which I take no issue with, by the way). This has not prevented you, however, from enjoying and basking in the victories Trump has achieved for us to this point. You celebrate the tax bill, the Gorsuch appointment, moving the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem, withdrawing from TPP / the Paris Climate Agreement / the Iran Nuclear Deal, and most of all, Hillary Clinton’s demise as REPUBLICAN victories - as if you had a single damn thing to do with them. You didn’t. Forget that you not only didn’t vote for Trump but spearheaded a failed movement (#NeverTrump) against him, legitimately all the people you HAVE supported throughout the years have promised those things to us, and NEVER DELIVERED ONCE. Observing this from afar, “hypocrisy” is the only word that can come to mind. Your brand of establishment Republicanism can’t deliver on its promises, mainly because those leading it are exactly like you: all bark, no bite....principled in theory, never in practice...claiming of the moral high ground, unable to acknowledge their own deficiencies. THIS is why we call you “cuck”, NOT because we think you secretly want a black guy to get with your wife, but because you are weak, worried, and weary of what the Left would think of you, should you actually achieve your objectives. While that actual definition of the word is vulgar in nature, the premise of our use of it is quite similar. You’re SCARED of winning. You can’t take the thought of what it would be like to actually achieve our goals. Maybe it’s because you don’t want to face the backlash of people holding you accountable, making you actually deliver on your promises. Maybe you’re worried if you can’t complain about people’s failures you’ll have no other way of achieving success for yourself (your post-Trump “success-anger” has greatly benefited your bank account, after all). Maybe it’s because you secretly want the Leftists to love you, to see the light that they’re incapable of seeing - I don’t know. What I do know is that while you claim the radical progressives overplaying their hand as the reason we got Trump, I think an even bigger reason is that we put our trust in people like you and were let down over and over and over again. THAT’S why we got Trump, and thank God for it. As your friend Andrew Breitbart (whose suspicious death and shoddy MSM explanation of you blindly accept) said, politics is downstream from culture. I think this is true, generally, and that it is rather unfortunate. I always thought it was part of why conservatives lose so much, because despite being right on the issues, we fail to grab the cultures’ approval. This was another reason I so valued your insight. You seemed to care much more about policy than public opinion (which is easily manipulated by the media). Yet in spite of all these policy victories, you still devote a disproportionate amount of your time complaining about Stormy Daniels or whatever Chris Matthews’ outrage-flavor-of-the-week has been. You mention the positives briefly, of course, but just as the Left does (and you self-righteously complain about), you spend exponentially more time commenting on petty progressive conspiracy theories (ironic, considering your misplaced disdain for Infowars). Writing this letter has not been easy or enjoyable for me. I was a huge fan of yours for a long time. I own four of your books and marvel at your intelligence and skill set. I WANT to support you. I relish conservatism and how it is quite simply the discovery of truth. Let me be clear: I don’t care AT ALL that you don’t like Trump, and I even understand WHY you don’t. My primary issue is your methodology of criticizing Trump the same way the Left does, and casting HIM as your enemy instead of them, whom you cordially advise on a regular basis. Reagan often said “thou shalt not speak ill of any fellow Republican.” He called it The Eleventh Commandment. While Trump is surely no traditional Republican - or even really a conservative (though his actual policies have been quite conservative, something you should be elated about but instead simply dismiss), I can find infinitely more ills to speak of those you align with than I can of him. You could too, if only you could get over yourself. Come back, Ben. Please stop being so obtuse. I WANT you to continue to succeed. I value your insight, as do countless others. Your intellect and principles are what made you famous, NOT your willingness to attack President Donald J. Trump. You don’t have to like him, just take the advice of your own God-Emperor and follow The Eleventh Commandment. Until then, consider this devoted listener of yours too disgusted to continue. Sincerely, A former admirer (named bogme)@bogme is the cynical Founder/Editor of TheNeighborhoodPodcast.com & host of The Neighborhood Podcast, LIVE on #GabTV every Thursday night, 10:30pmEST. Get his latest takes right here, or follow him on social media: [GAB / Facebook / Twitter / YouTube / Instagram] Subscribe to the TNP Audio Podcast on iTunes, TuneIn, Stitcher, Spreaker, He's also a musician, & you can buy his whole discography for just $10 RIGHT HERE!        SUPPORT ORIGINAL CONTENT!

Bill Maher, remember what Shapiro said on the Bill Maher show, he support the impeachment of Trump. He is a child.

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Remember Bruce Springsteen wouldn't play in a town if men were banned from using the little girls room.

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It was racist to say Obama's middle name in 2008.
Barack Hussein Obama

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How low is the IQ of Canada? Tom MacDonald, Justin Trudeau and Justin Beiber are three Canadians I've read about in the news today and all are stupid.

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Canadian.

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"Luzerne County's manager and child welfare agency director have written the superintendent, insisting the district stop making what they call false claims."
Education and law enforcement attracts stupid people.

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Young boy claims to be Princess Diana reincarnated and can eerily recall details from her life

It's 2019, you can claim to be anything and everyone is supposed to play along, how is this news?

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The President keeps insisting he's not a racist, but let's be very clear: what happened in North Carolina last night was not just racist-fueled demagoguery but bordered on fascism.

Immigrant becomes a member of Congress and professes her hatred for the citizens of the country, the people respond to the immigrant with "send her back", what does race have to do with it?

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