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A joyous moment: Saudi refineries attacked! (wsj.com)
by Patrick on 14 Sep 2019  26 comments, latest an hour ago
https://www.wsj.com/articles/d Coordinated drone strikes on the heart of the Saudi oil industry forced the kingdom to shut down half its crude production on Saturday, people familiar with the matter said,...

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NFL player charged with trashing two of his own restaurants, spraying the N-word and MAGA on the walls to make it look like a hate crime to collect insurance money (dailymail.co.uk)
by Patrick on 14 Sep 2019  8 comments, latest an hour ago
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/ne Edwan Coughman, 31, was arrested on September 12 for allegedly wrecking two of his businesses to stage a hate crime and receive insurance moneyAuthorities responded to a burglary at...

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Hungary's Viktor Orban opposes the destruction of national identities as planned by George Soros (kormany.hu)
by Patrick on 14 Sep 2019  1 comment, latest 4 hours ago
https://www.kormany.hu/en/the- The starting-point in this matter was that when the dispute between Brussels and Hungary began, I released a plan comprising several points which described how Europe should be protected....

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California moves to protect tenants by limiting rent increases and evictions (sacbee.com)
by Patrick on 14 Sep 2019  3 comments, latest 12 hours ago
https://www.sacbee.com/news/po A California bill to cap rent increases and prohibit certain evictions is on its way to Gov. Gavin Newsom’s desk following a Wednesday Assembly vote to approve the strongest...

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California adds an 11th state to its travel ban. No taxpayer-funded trips to Iowa (sacbee.com)
by Patrick on 14 Sep 2019  3 comments, latest 12 hours ago
https://www.sacbee.com/news/po Attorney General Xavier Becerra on Friday extended California’s ban on taxpayer-funded trips to an 11th state, adding Iowa to the list based on the Midwestern state’s passage of a...

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You're Being Tracked: Massive 30 State, Real-Time License Plate Database Revealed (zerohedge.com)
by Patrick on 14 Sep 2019  3 comments, latest 16 hours ago
https://www.zerohedge.com/tech Our worst fears about automatic license plate readers (ALPR) are much worse than we could have imagined.Two months ago, I warned everyone that police in Arizona were using ALPR's...

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How to permanently disable "live photo" shit on iphone?
by Patrick on 14 Sep 2019  5 comments, latest 21 hours ago
There are many articles which claim that this sequence will permanently keep the "live photo" mis-feature turned off: Settings -> Camera -> Preserve Settings -> toggle Live Photo offAll of...

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Google is racist (whiteprivilegeisntreal.org)
by Patrick on 13 Sep 2019  3 comments, latest a day ago
https://whiteprivilegeisntreal Is Google Racist? Yes, Google is racist, but only against white people. Don’t believe us, try it for yourself; search for [white american doctor] OPENS IN NEW WINDOW or...

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French city of Dunkirk tests out free busses – and it works (france24.com)
by Patrick on 12 Sep 2019  13 comments, latest 2 days ago
https://www.france24.com/en/20 Key to this effort is its free bus system, inaugurated on 1 September, 2018. The network connects Dunkirk to a cluster of neighbouring towns, with five express lines running...

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Mom who lost her son to an illegal drunk driver gets booed (bostonherald.com)
by Patrick on 10 Sep 2019  9 comments, latest 3 days ago
https://www.bostonherald.com/2 A mom who loses a child should always be afforded respect.But that courtesy wasn’t extended to Maureen Maloney, whose son was killed in 2011 by an illegal immigrant driving...

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If anyone learns your phone number, they probably can get into your other accounts (nytimes.com)
by Patrick on 11 Sep 2019  24 comments, latest 3 days ago
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/0 Criminals have learned how to persuade mobile phone providers like T-Mobile and AT&T to switch a phone number to a new device that is under their control.The number is...

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#MenToo (register-her.net)
by Patrick on 9 Sep 2019  1 comment, latest 6 days ago
http://register-her.net/ Register | HerThe false accusation of a sexual crime is itself a crime, devastating to the lives of victims. Even when they’re able to prove their innocence the damage...

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Judge orders resentencing for Rand Paul neighbor after ruling 30 days too lenient (foxnews.com)
by Patrick on 9 Sep 2019  1 comment, latest 6 days ago
https://www.foxnews.com/us/jud A federal appeals court judge on Monday ordered the resentencing of the neighbor who assaulted Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., in 2017 after ruling the original 30-day sentence was too...

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Be grateful for Christians. They help to immunize countries against Islam. (en.wikipedia.org)
by Patrick on 8 Sep 2019  6 comments, latest 6 days ago
For all the complaints people have about Christians trying to force their beliefs on others, Christians nonetheless provide the very useful service of inoculating religiously-inclined people against infection by Islam,...

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Illegal who murdered Kate Steinle has conviction reversed on technicality (dailymail.co.uk)
by Patrick on 8 Sep 2019  4 comments, latest 6 days ago
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/ne The 1st District Court of Appeal overturned the gun conviction because the judge failed to give the jury the option of acquitting Garcia-Zarate on the theory he only possessed...

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Woman tries sending vagina pic on Bumble to get back at men who send dick pics (thrillist.com)
by Patrick on 8 Sep 2019  4 comments, latest 6 days ago
https://www.thrillist.com/sex- I braced myself for, "Hey, why'd you send that?" or "Whoa, where'd that come from?" Instead, I got three very lengthy... porn descriptions of what they'd like to do...

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Earthquakes can disrupt shortwave transmissions (arrl.org)
by Patrick on 6 Sep 2019  14 comments, latest 7 days ago
Who knew?http://www.arrl.org/news/ Over the holiday weekend, Schwarz had reported “a massive short-wave radio blackout” on the west coast. “It is not caused by the sun (the sun is quiet), but...

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False accusations result in death of accused. Accuser still free to ruin more lives. (oregonlive.com)
by Patrick on 8 Sep 2019  2 comments, latest 7 days ago
https://www.oregonlive.com/new A $1 million lawsuit filed against Target says an innocent man’s life was turned upside down after an employee at the store near Washington Square made up a story...

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Students Prevented From Attending UK School Because They Refuse to Wear “Gender Neutral” Uniforms (summit.news)
by Patrick on 8 Sep 2019  Posted 7 days ago
https://summit.news/2019/09/06 Female students at a school in the UK were prevented by officials and police from attending class because they refused to comply with a new “gender neutral” uniform policy.Around...

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Turkey's Revenge (theguardian.com)
by Patrick on 22 Oct 2018  54 comments, latest 8 days ago
https://www.theguardian.com/wo Three weeks to the day since Khashoggi vanished after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Erdoğan has pledged to table the “naked truth” about what happened to the columnist...

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The Washington Post’s lost summer (washingtonexaminer.com)
by Patrick on 7 Sep 2019  1 comment, latest 8 days ago
https://www.washingtonexaminer Media bias comes in two forms. It plays a role in deciding what news is, and is not, covered, and also in deciding how that news is covered. In...

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Illegal immigrant shoots deputy in California, but cannot be turned over to ICE because liberals (foxnews.com)
by Patrick on 6 Sep 2019  1 comment, latest 9 days ago
https://www.foxnews.com/us/cal A California sheriff is calling for immigration reform in his state after he says sanctuary city policies freed a violent illegal immigrant who went on to shoot a police...

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San Francisco's similarity to the Zombie Apocalypse
by Patrick on 5 Sep 2019  8 comments, latest 9 days ago
I can't help being reminded of all the Zombie Apocalypse movies when I walk around City Hall or the Civic Center BART stop in San Francisco.There are legions of slow-moving...

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Senator wants Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg to potentially face prison term (marketwatch.com)
by Patrick on 5 Sep 2019  4 comments, latest 9 days ago
https://www.marketwatch.com/st Mark Zuckerberg has repeatedly lied to the American people about privacy. I think he ought to be held personally accountable, which is everything from financial fines to — and...

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'Grey's Anatomy' star Isaiah Washington opens up about decision to leave the Democratic party (foxnews.com)
by Patrick on 5 Sep 2019  Posted 10 days ago
https://www.foxnews.com/entert On Fox Nation's latest episode of "Nuff Said," "Grey's Anatomy" star Isaiah Washington opened up about his decision to leave the Democratic Party, and the reaction he got from...

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Google massively violates the GDPR personal data protection law billions of times a day (brave.com)
by Patrick on 4 Sep 2019  2 comments, latest 11 days ago
https://brave.com/google-gdpr- Google DoubleClick/Authorized Buyers is installed on 8.4+ million websites.[12]It broadcasts personal data about visitors to these sites to 2,000+ companies, hundreds of billions of times a day.[13]The data can...

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The Browser Monopoly (blairreeves.me)
by Patrick on 21 Aug 2019  19 comments, latest 12 days ago
http://blairreeves.me/2019/08/ There is really only one Big Tech monopoly that I actively worry about. It’s not Amazon, Facebook or Apple, though they are all extremely dominant in their respective fields...

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"Refugee" was actually ISIS executioner. There are many more supposed "refugees" like him. (dailymail.co.uk)
by Patrick on 3 Sep 2019  Posted 12 days ago
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/ne A suspected ISIS executioner who allegedly oversaw the massacre of 25 people including of 20 members of the same family after they refused to join the terror group has...

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JS Bach's Coffee Cantata from 1735 (en.wikipedia.org)
by Patrick on 1 Sep 2019  3 comments, latest 12 days ago
1Recitative: Schweigt stilleNarratorThe narrator tells the audience to quiet down and pay attention, before introducing Schlendrian and Lieschen.2Aria: Hat man nicht mit seinen KindernSchlendrianSchlendrian sings in disgust of how his...

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ISIS terrorist received $13,000 in welfare benefits from England while beheading 100+ people (nationalfile.com)
by Patrick on 2 Sep 2019  8 comments, latest 12 days ago
https://nationalfile.com/unite Another terrorist has been revealed to have claimed welfare at the UK taxpayer’s expense–while overseas committing acts of atrocity.Belgian ‘native,’ Anouar Haddouchi, who lived in Birmingham, UK was captured...

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Maybe medical bills are all invalid because the price was never specified
by Patrick on 31 Aug 2019  7 comments, latest 14 days ago
In general, you don't have to pay arbitrary charges you never agreed to pay.Most medical bills consist entirely of arbitrary charges you never agreed to pay.Is there the possibility of...

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Freedom to Offend
by Patrick on 9 Feb 2015  551 comments, latest 15 days ago
Patrick.net is a mostly-unmoderated anonymous forum where the fundamental human right to offend is protected. Freedom of speech is nothing but the freedom to offend. Speech which offends no one...

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ONLY the left is violent (washingtonpost.com)
by Patrick on 1 Aug 2018  391 comments, latest 15 days ago
https://www.washingtonpost.com http://www.foxnews.com/food-dr http://www.foxnews.com/food-dr https://www.wnd.com/2018/04/tr http://www.fox5dc.com/news/loc https://www.infowars.com/shock https://www.nbcnews.com/politi https://chicago.cbslocal.com/2 http://www.neonnettle.com/feat https://nypost.com/2018/01/21/ All political violence in the US is leftists attacking Trump supporters. The opposite does not happen at all.

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Miss Michigan stripped of her title for supporting Trump (aol.com)
by Patrick on 19 Jul 2019  70 comments, latest 15 days ago
https://www.aol.com/article/ne Kathy Zhu, 20, is a University of Michigan student who won the 2019 Michigan World America title on Sunday. However, her reign was cut short after organizers became aware...

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Chinese Honey Laundering (wideopeneats.com)
by Patrick on 30 Aug 2019  1 comment, latest 16 days ago
Yes, honey, not money.https://www.wideopeneats You might think of honey, like any other single ingredient food, as being hard to fake. In fact, much of the honey sold on grocery store...

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What Happens When You Don’t Pay a Hospital Bill (theatlantic.com)
by Patrick on 29 Aug 2019  10 comments, latest 16 days ago
https://www.theatlantic.com/he Krevat’s bills were just a drop in the American medical-debt ocean. About 43 million Americans have unpaid medical debt dinging their credit, and half of all overdue debt on...

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How we were manipulated into believing that diamonds have value (theatlantic.com)
by Patrick on 29 Aug 2019  12 comments, latest 16 days ago
https://www.theatlantic.com/ma The diamond invention—the creation of the idea that diamonds are rare and valuable, and are essential signs of esteem—is a relatively recent development in the history of the diamond...

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Fake-branded bars slip dirty gold into world markets (reuters.com)
by Patrick on 28 Aug 2019  1 comment, latest 17 days ago
https://www.reuters.com/articl Gold bars fraudulently stamped with the logos of major refineries are being inserted into the global market to launder smuggled or illegal gold, refining and banking executives tell Reuters....

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Don’t Assume Trump’s Approval Rating Can’t Climb Higher. It Already Has. (nytimes.com)
by Patrick on 7 Aug 2019  19 comments, latest 18 days ago
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/0 Donald J. Trump doesn’t always seem like a candidate focused on expanding his base of support. He may have done so anyway.The share of Americans who say they have...

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"White supremacy" hoax being used to divide and weaken America (cnbc.com)
by Patrick on 25 Aug 2019  58 comments, latest 18 days ago
Fox News host Tucker Carlson on Tuesday night called white supremacy a “hoax,” comparing it to the investigation of Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election and saying it is...
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