1. The Man

    Hockey Gold for Russia

    Was gonna just add it here: But, figured, it's hockey, it deserves own thread: OAR outlast Germany for Olympic ice hockey gold in overtime classic The most intense moment there isn't even the game itself, it's the...
  2. The Man

    First Gold for Russia

    Russia's Alina Zagitova and Russia's Evgenia Medvedeva for their respective gold and silver win following the venue ceremony after the women's single skating free skating of the figure skating event during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at the Gangneung Ice Arena in Gangneung on Feb...
  3. the watchman

    NRA's Dana Loesch: 'Crying White Mothers Are Ratings Gold' for Media.

    "Many in legacy media love mass shootings. You guys love it," Loesch said. "Now, I'm not saying you love the tragedy, but I am saying that you love the ratings. Crying white mothers are ratings gold to you and many of the legacy media in the back." Loesch was fresh off her appearance at CNN's...
  4. cpicturetaker12

    LOL! TRUMP asked for a VanGogh to hang in WH residence--he was offered a GOLD TOILET!

    I'm posting it! I have absolutely no idea if there was a discussion, if it was offered up as a joke BEFORE he was told officially he couldn't have a VanGogh. Whether it was actually relayed to him that they had a gold toilet he could use, I don't know but here it is! (It's not APRIL 1)...
  5. cpicturetaker12

    Trump finally gets around to sending letters to 'Gold Star' families, "rush delivery"

    Jesus! What an insult. I'd rather not get one. Gold Star families receive condolence letters from Trump months after sons' deaths: report BY JACQUELINE THOMSEN - 10/21/17 08:07 PM EDT 431 7,278 © Getty At least three families of service members killed months ago said that they have now...
  6. MaryAnne

    Gold Star Mother's Letter.

    This Gold Star Mother speaks out.
  7. cpicturetaker12

    Trump, Did John Kelly get a call from OBAMA when HIS kid died? YEP & gold star event!

    What a fucking asshole!! First he invokes his chief of staff's kid's death for a POLITICAL volleying point. Now we find out that not ONLY did Obama, likely call him, Gen. Kelly got to sit at the table with the Obama's at a 'gold star' family dinner!! Bulls in china shops don't KNOW ANY BETTER...
  8. MaryAnne

    Gold Star Family,2011

    From the Hill. Obama hosted Kelly at breakfast for Gold Star families after son died | TheHill
  9. cpicturetaker12

    BRIT INTEL freaking over TRUMP demanding a ride in the Queens gold carriage.

    Let's start out with the basics! I just kinda thought the golden carriage was strictly ceremonial and for the queen and the Brits. I didn't know a visiting head of state could take a spin in it. Wouldn't it be mannerly to wait until a ride was offered? You know tell Lizzie's people, 'love the...
  10. cpicturetaker12

    Gold Star dad KHAN cancels speech in CANADA as US travel privileges "being reviewed"

    This man is a US citizen and has been for decades. Suddenly he can't go to CANADA?? I repeat CANADA! Khan speech in Canada cancelled amid questions BY OLIVIA BEAVERS - 03/06/17 04:19 PM EST 160 Gold Star father and outspoken President Trump critic Khizr Khan on Monday canceled a...
  11. The Man

    Gold from Coal

    Interesting: scientists in Russia have created a process to extract gold from coal! Modern alchemy: Russian scientists discover how to extract gold from coal I bet the government will want them to keep this to themselves for now. Or else, there may be unrest in regions like...
  12. the watchman

    Gold Star family of slain California soldier booed on flight

    Perry, an ex-Marine who lives in Stockton, said the flight to Phoenix was 45 minutes late and the crew, fearing the Gold Star family could miss their connecting flight, made an announcement for passengers to remain seated to let a "special military family" deplane first. Perry said several...
  13. The Man

    First Rio Gold for Puerto Rico

    Monica Puig wins Puerto Rico's first Olympic gold medal with tennis title Interesting. I didn't know Puerto Rico had their own team, thought they'd just play for the US...
  14. The Man

    Rio, first Gold for Russia

    Russia claims first Rio 2016 gold medal with Beslan Mudranov judo win Russia's first champ in Rio, a Muslim, Caucasian kid from Kabardino-Balkaria :) Well, heck, he was trained only by the very best :D And don't start about dooing bs, Russian Judokas have owned the global podiums for...
  15. C

    US shooter wins 'gold' at Rio Olympics

    first 'Gold' for the USA... Shooter Virginia Thrasher wins first U.S. gold at Rio Olympics Virginia Thrasher went through a three-week spring whirlwind, winning three NCAA titles and a spot on the U.S. Olympic Shooting team. The precocious 19-year-old closed out the summer with...
  16. PACE

    Another Gold Star family speaks out against Trump

    Family of fallen Sikh Marine hurt by Trump?s treatment of Gold Star parents | The Sacramento Bee From the article:
  17. Devil505

    VFW slams Trump, Gold Star families demand apology

    VFW slams Trump, Gold Star families demand apology By David Wright Updated 12:48 PM ET, Mon August 1, 2016 (CNN)The Veterans of Foreign Wars blasted Donald Trump Monday and a group of Gold Star families of fallen service members demanded he apologize for comments about the parents of a slain...
  18. Constitutional Sheepdog

    Hillary Clinton I'm a proud Barry Gold water girl

    Even at late as 1996 Martin Luther King Jr on Barry Goldwater. Side note Mr. King must have been a Republican why would they have asked him about Barry Goldwater or why would he have given his opinion on a Republican...
  19. BAZINGA DrumpF

    GOP sets the GOLD STANDARD finally,'Textbook' Racism. Confirmed by Speaker Paul Ryan!

    From the REPUBLICAN PLATFORM "As a matter of principle, we oppose the creation of any new race-based governments within the United States." House Speaker Paul Ryan ripped Donald Trump's recent remarks saying a judge Mexican heritage as "the textbook...
  20. bajisima

    Donald Trump's gold plated convention

    Donald Trump has shoved just about every tradition in modern presidential politics out the window, and now he’s preparing to trash one more – the dog-and-pony show known as the Republican National Convention. "From speaking slots to prime-time moments reserved for himself, the television...