Saturday, April 13, 2024

More Death of the West: mass stabbing at Sydney, australia Mall; knifeman shot dead by policewoman; a Third World "refugee"?

By R.C.
saturday, april 13, 2024 at 07:28:10 a.m. edt

mass stabbing at Sydney, australia Mall; knifeman shot dead by policewoman

https://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2024/04/mass-stabbing-sydney-australia-mall-knifeman-shot-dead/

More Death of the West.

A Third World refugee?



slaughter in australia


By R.C.
saturday, april 13, 2024 at 09:37:32 a.m. edt

Slaughter in Australia

Latest breaking news headlines from Sydney, New South Wales including traffic news, politics, crime and sport news
www.9news.com.au

Gay culture - Ole’

By "W"
saturday, april 13, 2024 at 03:35:40p.m. edt

Gay culture - Ole'

yes, the homos are into "rimming" and this is being promoted to kiddies in grade school:


and then gays engage in "water sports"


Just challenge homos to have a disease-free life.


 

 

No comment needed

 

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Why Norm Macdonald was fired from snl (video)

Re-posted by N.S.

By Nate Roscoe
4,195 views Nov 8, 2023

In this video I cover the story behind Norm Macdonald being fired from Weekend Update on saturday night live. A lot of people think it’s just because of the O.J. Simpson jokes, but it turns out there’s a lot more to the story than that. I cover all of that in today’s video, and I hope you love it. I want to make videos full time, so please make sure to like the video, subscribe to the channel, turn on notifications, and I’ll see you in the next one. Love you all.






A Compilation of Norm McDonald's Best O.J. Simpson Jokes, Which Reportedly Got Him Fired from saturday night live

I commented at google/youtube:

I had no idea this cost Norm his job. I wasn't watching snl at the time, anyway. Thanks so much for compiling and posting this.

"The Best O.J. Simpson jokes that got Norm Macdonald fired from nbc."






Friday, April 12, 2024

"memphis police officer and suspect dead after shootout; multiple officers wounded"

By A Texas Reader
friday, april 12, 2024 at 03:33:22 p.m. edt

"memphis police officer and suspect dead after shootout; multiple officers injured"

From wreg.com:

https://wreg.com/news/local/two-memphis-police-officers-shot-rushed-to-hospital/



"girlfriend of 14-year-old killed protecting her from two masked teens breaks down at vigil: 'We had so many plans'"

By N.S.
friday, april 12, 2024 at 08:40:09 p.m. edt

"girlfriend of 14-year-old killed protecting her from two masked teens breaks down at vigil: 'We had so many plans'"

"Bobby Maher, 14, was fatally knifed after he confronted the two masked 15-year-old boys for allegedly harassing his middle school sweetheart at the eastridge mall in Casper on sunday."

Murder victim Bobby Maher, 14




dr. Raynaldo Rivera Ortiz Jr., 60, was found guilty on all 10 counts he faced...."

By A Texas Reader
friday, april 12, 2024 at 07:37:35 p.m. edt

"dr. Raynaldo Rivera Ortiz Jr., 60, was found guilty on all 10 counts he faced. following an eight-day trial, the jury convicted Ortiz of four counts of tampering with consumer products resulting in serious bodily injury, one count of tampering with a cons..."

From the dallas morning news:

"federal jury finds north texas doctor guilty of tampering with iv bags at surgery center

https://www.dallasnews.com/news/2024/04/12/federal-jury-finds-north-texas-doctor-guilty-of-tampering-with-iv-bags-at-surgery-center/



He's yet another illegal alien, and has committed grand larceny at least twice in nyc, and attempted it at least once, but criminal judges keep letting him out without bail (mug shot)

By N.S.

“migrant [sic] who swiped fdny vessel, sailboat for joyrides is freed without bail — and immediately strikes again: witnesses”

“we thought this would just be a one-day news story. [we] wouldn’t imagine he would get out on two grand larcenies, but here we are,' said Eric Fischer, with the...”

https://nypost.com/2024/04/12/us-news/migrant-who-swiped-fdny-vessel-sail-boat-for-joyrides-is-freed-without-bail-and-immediately-strikes-again-witnesses/


mug shot of a career criminal claiming to be Juan Hernandez," to be "22," and to be from "ecuador"



TCM’s Film Noir of the Week Saturday Night-Sunday Morning at 12:15 a.m. and 10 a.m is Michael Curtiz’s The Breaking Point (1950) with John Garfield, Patricia Neal, Phyllis Thaxter, Juano Hernandez and Wallace Ford (Plus: The Death of John Garfield!)

By David in TN
friday, april 12, 2024 at 6:36:00 p.m. edt

TCM’s Film Noir of the Week Saturday Night-Sunday Morning at 12:15 a.m. and 10 a.m is Michael Curtiz’s The Breaking Point (1950) with John Garfield, Patricia Neal, Phyllis Thaxter, Juano Hernandez and Wallace Ford.

This is the third time The Breaking Point has been on Noir Alley. This Saturday is an all-day tribute to the late TCM host, Robert Osbourne. We can expect Red Eddie Muller to wax lyrical on how HUAC and Joe McCarthy’s “witch hunts” killed John Garfield. Muller does that every time this film is shown.

John Garfield’s death was described (latimes.com/local/obituaries/la-me-john-garfield-19590522-20160519-snap-story.html) in 1952 by the LA Times:

“John Garfield, 39, ‘tough guy’ screen and stage star, died of a heart attack in bed today in the two-bedroom Gramercy Park apartment of an actress friend, Iris Whitney.”

“Miss Whitney said he visited her at the apartment last night, became ill, and stayed overnight. She said she slept on a couch.

“Police were forced to break down the apartment door to investigate.

“They learned of the death through a routine report telephoned to the medical examiner’s office by a private physician.

“When they reached the apartment, the stage actress refused to permit them to enter. She said she thought they were newsmen.

“Garfield's wife received the news of her husband’s death in the Garfield apartment on Central Park West.

“She declined to see newsmen. Barry Hyams, a friend of the Garfields, said she was under the care of a physician and had been given a sedative. He said Mrs. Garfield expected Garfield home last night and became worried when he did not appear.

“Mrs. Whitney told police she had known Garfield about two months.”

[N.S.: “Mrs. Whitney”?!]

“She said she had dinner with him last night at Luchow’s Restaurant and they went to her apartment.

“She said they had coffee and that he had remarked: ‘I feel awful.

“He went to the bedroom, removed his clothing except for his shorts and T-shirt, and got into the double bed, she said.

“Miss Whitney said she decided to let him stay for the night and that she went to sleep on a couch in the living room.

“She awoke at about 8 a.m., looked into the bedroom and saw him still apparently asleep, she said.

“She said she went to the kitchenette, got some orange juice and placed a glass of it on a night table beside the bed.

“Then she tried to awaken him, but without success. She telephoned Dr. Charles H. Hammack, who pronounced the actor dead. Police said they found the glass of orange juice still on the table.

“They said Miss Whitney expressed concern about Garfield’s family, expressing hope they would not misinterpret his presence in her apartment.”

David in TN: We enjoy John Garfield’s movies. We’ll see if Red Eddie blames the “witch hunts” again in his Intro.

N.S.: Long ago, my late Mom (1930-2022) told me about Julie Garfinkle’s (“John Garfield” was born Jules Garfinkle) death. He died “in the saddle” with his mistress.

I later learned (from Phil Silvers’ autobiography?) he had been on a poker-and-booze binge for about 48 hours, before decamping for a roll in the hay with Iris Whitney. More recently, I learned that Garfield had long knowingly had a congenital heart defect. It’s a wonder he lived as long as he did.

Several hours passed, between John Garfield’s death and Iris Whitney’s performance. Numerous phone calls would have gone back and forth, and somebody had to very carefully concoct the story Iris Whitney told the cops, and coach her through it.

With the possible exception of Iris Whitney, John Garfield has had no bigger fan than David in TN. I always liked the guy, but under David’s influence, I have come to appreciate Garfield’s intensity more and more.

For instance, the first version of this story, Hawks, Hemingway, and Faulkner’s To Have and Have Not (1944), is the most famous, because of the sexual sparks that flew between a middle-aged Humphrey Bogart and a very young Lauren “Betty” Bacall. And those sparks were not just the stuff of dramatics. Soon after the picture wrapped, Bogie and Betty tied the knot.

However, although I like Bogie’s Harry Morgan, and even Betty Bacall, the secret star of To Have and Have Not is Walter Brennan, the greatest character actor of them all. (Walter was so towering that Hollywood passed an unwritten rule, first to cease giving him any more Oscars—he’d already won three, which made him the champ among actors for over 40 years—and then to stop nominating him any more. Thus, he was not nominated for this picture, or for Bad Day at Black Rock (1955), despite going toe to toe with Spence, and dueling him to a stalemate. And Spence was up for Best Actor for it.) The character Walter played, drunken first-mate, “Eddie,” had to be based on a real man, who was very important to Papa, because he would also appear in Hemingway’s posthumously published novel, The Islands in the Stream.

However, there are other problems with the 1944 version, primarily the dopey ending, in which Morgan and “Frenchie,” who have brutalized two Vichy policemen, act as if they’ll just go on as before, when the nazis would have tortured them to death.

And then you see Garfield as Harry Morgan. Although they both stood 5’7,” Garfield’s performance was head and shoulders above Bogart’s.

A problem with the 1950 version, is that Juano Hernandez, playing first mate, is a “magical negro” character. He’s angelic, while there’s nothing angelic about “Eddie.”

I realize that the American Film Institute voted Bogey the greatest “acting legend,” whatever that means, Garfield (and several others, including James Stewart, Spence, Alec Guinness, Freddie March, Jimmy C. and Laurence Olivier) was the better actor.



Update on the fatal terror attack today in Brenham, texas (mug shot)


[“Breaking News: non-White truck driver rams 18-wheeler into Brenham, texas dps office; 16 wounded at last count.”]

By Grand Rapids Anonymous
friday, april 12, 2024 at 5:22:00 p.m. edt

Update on the nIG who stole a rig, and committed murder with it

(GRA) blackie, Clenard Parker, 42,—because he was denied a new driver’s license—illegally grabbed an 18-wheeler. He then drove and smashed the stolen rig into a Brenham, texas government building—killing one, as of this update—with at least 15 others reported wounded.

--GRA



older mug shot of war criminal Clenard Parker




"nyc girl, 12, missing after running away from home as her airtag leads family on search all over city"


Tori Perozo, 12, aka Victoria, Tori, and Victorious Smith, 5'1," 154-160 lbs. (too many names)

By N.S.

"nyc girl, 12, missing after running away from home as her airtag leads family on search all over city: sister"

"a 12-year-old brooklyn girl has been missing since tuesday after she ran away from home, the girl’s distraught sister told the post.

Supposedly, this child was in brooklyn, queens, lower manhattan and the bronx, all in the same day. However, she wasn't seen anywhere except her home in brooklyn. Her metrocard was registered as having been used in Greenwich village, and her airtag was found in the bronx. She's in the wind.

And where are her parents? Her mother (womb-donor?) went off the radar two months ago, and nobody even mentions her sperm-donor.

See how much information the powers that be can collect on a person, without serving any good end?

https://nypost.com/2024/04/12/us-news/12-year-old-nyc-girl-missing-since-tuesday-after-running-away-from-home-sister-says/



Do you remember the time Hemingway and Faulkner teamed up to write a Western tv episode?

By N.S.

Back during the 1930s and ‘40s and beyond, book lovers were in agreement: To Have and Have Not was Hemingway’s (1899-1961) worst novel. And yet, studio moguls and producers were obsessively in love with it. They made no fewer than three feature-length pictures of it in English, and tv versions.

It had the stuff dreams were made of in America (not to be confused with “America”). A tough, proud, very masculine White man in desperate straits. And keep in mind that Hemingway on a bad day was much better than any writer on his best day today.

Howard Hawks made it, with a script from, of all people, William Faulkner, under its own name, in 1944. Michael Curtiz made it as The Breaking Point (1950), starring John Garfield. And Don Siegel made it in 1958, as Gun Runners, starring Audie Murphy.

There’s no one perfect version, but as David in TN will tell you, and I concur, the most brilliant performance as the protagonist was given by John Garfield.

On April 17, 1956, an episode of the immensely popular Western TV series, Cheyenne (starring the late Clint Howard), aired, “Fury at Rio Hondo,” with the following story line (two versions):

“Summaries

• “In a politically turbulent Mexico full of revolutionaries, Cheyenne encounters a sexy, blond pickpocket singer in Rio Hondo. She arrived on the stage with a local rancher who owes Cheyenne money from a cattle deal and he wants to be paid.”

• “Cheyenne is in Rio Hondo, Mexico. He owns a pair of wagons used to haul freight in the area although it is dangerous due to Mexican Revolutionaries fighting the Maximilian French. The stage arrives with a beautiful blonde, Mississippi, and a local hacienda owner, Bolados. Cheyenne follows them into the cantina. Boladas asks Mississippi to join him for dinner. After she leaves, Cheyenne confronts him. He owes Cheyenne for delivering breeding stock to his hacienda from the U.S. but skipped out on paying. He agrees to pay Cheyenne the next morning. That evening Cheyenne sees Mississippi take Bolados' wallet so he follows her upstairs. He learns Bolados had the money on him plus he is leaving the next morning. At the same time friends of the cantina owner Manuel plead with Cheyenne to help smuggle a man for them but he wants nothing to do with the local politics. Back in the cantina dining area Bolados is killed by a stray shot from the French trying to stop the revolutionaries before Cheyenne is paid. He is forced by the circumstances into helping the revolutionaries to get him and Mississippi out of Mexico.—Anonymous”

Hmm. Sounds familiar. An American living abroad getting cheated by a crook who gets killed before he can run out on him. Note that, according to imdb.com, Hemingway was “uncredited,” meaning the producer of Cheyenne ripped off America’s greatest story teller.

Only many years later, did someone at imdb.com set the story straight. That web site has deteriorated something awful over the past 24 or so years, but when it does something right, I’ve got to give the devil his due.



"white house whistleblower claims strangers drag him from place to place and make him sign papers and read words on monitors and he hardly gets any ice cream"

By N.S.

https://babylonbee.com/news/white-house-whistleblower-claims-strangers-drag-him-from-place-to-place-and-make-him-sign-papers-and-read-words-on-monitors-and-he-hardly-gets-any-ice-cream/



Breaking News: non-White truck driver rams 18-wheeler into Brenham, texas dps office; 16 wounded at last count


[“10 hurt in 4 shootings across DC wednesday, 2 fatally: here’s a timeline of what happened”]

By Grand Rapids Anonymous
friday, april 12, 2024 at 3:22:00 p.m. edt

GRA: Nothing official, but unofficially, it appears to be a non-White who intentionally sped his truck into the department of public safety offices in Brenham, texas. Reports are the driver was arrested at the scene.

What a place to make a protest.

--GRA



Thursday, April 11, 2024

gab

By R.C.
thursday, april 11, 2024 at 09:25:01 p.m. edt

gab

https://gab.com/Dissidentsoaps/posts/112254911329201956



"more than 40 DC area students awarded up to $40K scholarships from amazon"

By Prince George's County Ex-Pat
thursday, april 11, 2024 at 09:50:14 p.m. edt

"more than 40 DC area students awarded up to $40K scholarships from amazon"

https://wjla.com/news/local/amazon-scholarship-dc-maryland-students-recipients-future-engineer-computer-science-college-university-local-high-schools-surprise-paid-internships-arlington-virginia-stem

"by investing in computer science education for students from historically underrepresented and underserved communities, we're not only empowering them to pursue rewarding careers but also equipping them with skills to drive innovation that will shape a more equitable and sustainable future for generations to come."



"10 hurt in 4 shootings across DC wednesday, 2 fatally: here's a timeline of what happened"

By Prince George's County Ex-Pat
thursday, april 11, 2024 at 09:51:23 p.m. edt

"10 hurt in 4 shootings across DC Wednesday, 2 fatally: here's a timeline of what happened"

https://wjla.com/news/local/dc-crime-shootings-people-killed-victims-children-adults-timeline-april-10-2024-21st-10th-street-langston-place-southeast-washington-mayor-muriel-bowser-mpd-metropolitan-police-department



gay orgy ends badly; a male prostitute fainted during party thrown by polish priest, after taking too many erectile-dysfunction pills; priest ends up in jail

By R.C.
thursday, april 11, 2024 at 11:11:53 p.m. edt

"a male prostitute reportedly fainted during the party after taking too many erectile-dysfunction pills. following the incident, the priest threw one guest out of his home after they [sic] attempted call to the police. the person managed to call the emergency se "polish priest jailed after gay orgy ends badly"

rt world news

https://www.rt.com/news/595756-polish-priest-jail-gay-orgy/



"four years later, Fox news now admits to the entire covid origins conspiracy and cover-up"

By Prince George's County Ex-Pat
thursday, april 11, 2024 at 10:18:50 p.m. edt

"four years later, Fox news now admits to the entire covid origins conspiracy and cover-up"

naturalnews.com

https://naturalnews.com/2024-04-11-fox-news-admits-to-covid-origins-conspiracy.html

So, not a "conspiracy theory."

An actual conspiracy.

Got it.



"policy brief: the great replacement in theory and practice"

By Merlin
thursday, april 11, 2024 at 11:48:15 p.m. edt

"policy brief: the great replacement in theory and practice

"........the Democrat Party is the natural home for race-obsessed progressives"

"policy brief: the great replacement in theory and practice"

Policy Brief: The Great Replacement in Theory and Practice | The Center ...

Wade Miller

"by tying the great replacement theory to White-nationalist and anti-Semitic violence, the establishment condemns..."

This is a wonderful explanation of why and how the left is instituting their brand of racism into every aspect of American life. There is a literal revolution underway, and too few citizens recognize it for what it is.



The aclu: Not always evil; see its opinion on fisa


[“gopers join reds to block fisa renewal bill.”]


By Jerry PDX
thursday, april 11, 2024 at 1:35:00 p.m. edt

This is the aclu’s opinion on fisa:

“The aclu considers the fisa act to be unconstitutional for several reasons including: the law was designed to mainly address terrorism threats, but in fact intercepts communications that have nothing to do with terrorism or criminal activity of any kind; and that ‘the government can create huge databases that contain information about U.S. persons obtained without warrants and then search these databases at a later point.’”

“On occasion, the aclu does make a legit point. I understand the need to monitor those who hate us and want to do us ill but how do you keep this kind of surveillance from being used against us? If I travel overseas and continue to read and comment on NSU, do I get tracked and put on some list? There are those that would define the kind of opinions expressed on NSU as being “terroristic,” and would love nothing better than to have our names gathered and stored as potential threats. It’s a conundrum and probably has no easy answer.



Israeli media claims Biden threat stopped iran attack

By Grand Rapids Anonymous
thursday, april 11, 2024 at 3:57:00 p.m. edt

“(zh) update (1329et): Israeli media sources have claimed that iran is poised to launch a major attack on Israel, but that the strikes were postponed ‘at the last minute.

“Israeli news website ynet reported thursday that ‘tehran decided to either delay the strike or change the nature of its response to Israel’s attack on its consulate in damascus, likely due to warnings from the administration of United States President Joe Biden.”

[GRA: As I specifically said above, something gets cooked up to aid Biden’s re-election.]

“According to more:

“The outlet cited iranian semi-official news agency mehr as claiming the attack could happen ‘maybe tonight,’ but soon after deleting the video with the assertion.

“the last 48 hours has seen Washington raise the possibility that it could intervene militarily in defense of Israel if iran retaliates for the april 1st Israeli attack on its embassy in damascus.

“Israel’s military believes preparation for major attack currently underway.”

GRA: Tough guy Biden. Watch this get plastered on msm tonight for more propaganda.

“Biden SAVED Israel—and WWIII from happening.”

-

--GRA



Thinking the Unthinkable

By J. Ross

“Possibilities for How ‘the American Experiment’ Will End”

https://nicholasstixuncensored.blogspot.com/2012/05/possibilities-for-how-american.html


By J. Ross
thursday, april 11, 2024 at 4:44:00 p.m.

I submitted this at Steve’s place long ago and he rejected it.

Rural areas are big and empty. Blue metropolises are tightly packed and immobile. What would happen if, say, Illinoisians tired of absentee dictatorship from Springfield started to study rocketry? A group of guys can be infiltrated, an individual is a fed or a crazy, but what would the geniuses who gave us the lockdown do if given the dilemma of either not forcing through insane policies or playing missile command?



Recalling the Original JEOPARDY! Host, Art Fleming, Including a Rare, Surviving Episode! (Video)

By RM
wednesday, april 10, 2024 at 1:05:00 a.m. edt

wikipedia entry on Art Fleming, the original JEOPARDY! host:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Art_Fleming

“in the early years of the Trebek version, he [Fleming] stated that he disliked the show’s new direction and the various changes that the revival’s producers had made. He disapproved of moving production from his native New York to Los Angeles, suggesting to a Sports Illustrated journalist in 1989 that filming in California made the show feel superficial and anti-intellectual...”

[RM: NOTE: that was when there was still a difference between NY and L.A.- remember when the latter was derisively called “La-La Land”?]

“He also claimed that the new show was too easy and he feuded publicly with the staff of the modern Jeopardy! over the nature of the clues, as he believed that the writers were inserting hints into the clues to make the correct response seem obvious and easy to guess.”

Fleming was pure class. The revived JEOPARDY! was never as good as the original.

Here’s a rare surviving episode:

Art Fleming Jeopardy! Kim/Kent/Karen June 27 1974

1,777 views Jan 26, 2024
Posted by Delivery Boy Roy

One of the few existing episodes of the original Jeopardy! One time champion Karen competes against challengers Kent and Kim for the championship. This video was on channel Game Show Island, but that channel was sadly terminated recently. I understand Sony and NBC own the rights to this video and that this may be removed. However, try to enjoy it for as long as you can.





-RM



O.J. Simpson, the butcher of brentwood, and the first recipient of bLACK law’s emergence in the U.S. court system—dead at 76 (photos)

 


 

Left side view
 


Above two and below: Murder victim Nicole Brown Simpson, after her ex-husband was done with her. “When you go black, you don’t go back.”
 

 

Murder victim Ron Goldman, after his introduction to the Butcher of Brentwood
 

[Reader note: None of the photographs on this page were provided by the racial socialists at the New York Times, who do not want readers thinking about the true nature of the abomination they support.]
 


By Grand Rapids Anonymous
thursday, april 11, 2024 at 12:25:00 p.m. edt

Of cancer. We all know the story, Johnny Cochran, Judge Ito, Mark Fuhrman (the first time a White cop was vilified, in court, to obtain an erroneous verdict), Marcia Clark and a predominantly black race jury, who refused to give two White murder victims justice.

Instead, a pattern emerged, where black criminals were given the benefit of the doubt against the legal system (“White law”) and White cops began to be treated AS criminals. It continues to this day. Simpson, a truly evil negro, but no different than other blacks, in that they’re all capable of murder at the drop of a hat.

--GRA



"supreme court poised to end ‘constitutional revolution’ that’s marred US governance for 40 years"

By N.S.

First, I read a blog entry that kept referring to "justice Stephens." Huh? Then I read the source, by Thomas M. Boyd in the post (see link at bottom of page), which referred to "justice John Paul Stephens."

The mook was named John Paul Stevens. One of John Paul Stevens' many notorious decisions was his support of black-on-White prison rape, in 2004. He also opposed justice.

In any event, I am not holding my breath, waiting for the end of the administrative state.

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/opinion/supreme-court-poised-to-end-constitutional-revolution-that-s-marred-us-governance-for-40-years/ar-AA1mXArb



Kaylee Gain’s father reveals details of texting which led to near-fatal, racist attack on her, updates her condition: "Some days better than others"

By N.S.

"Kaylee Gain’s father reveals details of text war which led to near-fatal fight, updates her recovery: ‘Some days better than others’"

“'It’s been really hard. It’s very slow. When she gets out of the hospital she’s going to live with me, it’s already been decided,' Clinton…”

https://nypost.com/2024/04/10/us-news/kaylee-gains-father-details-what-led-to-near-fatal-fight/



Wednesday, April 10, 2024

gopers join reds to block fisa renewal bill

By N.S.

https://amgreatness.com/2024/04/10/group-of-conservative-republicans-join-democrats-to-block-fisa-renewal-bill/



In philly, folks celebrate the end of ramadan by shooting up the place!

By N.S.

"multiple people were shot at a philadelphia event marking the end of ramadan, fox 29’s Steve Keeley reported, citing police sources."

https://nypost.com/2024/04/10/us-news/multiple-people-shot-at-philadelphia-event-marking-end-of-ramadan-authorities/



"who will help the new 'forgotten man'?"

Wednesday, April 10, 2024 at 03:28:52 p.m. edt

Subject: Who Will Help the New 'Forgotten Man'?

"who will help the new 'forgotten man'?"

by Lawrence Kadish • april 10, 2024 at 3:00 p.m.



The Great Depression swept across the nation some 90 years ago, creating a level of despair that nearly crushed America. Washington was either indifferent or inept in responding to a calamity that threatened the very foundation of the republic. Today we have a new generation of "forgotten men" – and women. They too have lost faith in a Washington that seems to have dissolved into a dysfunctional collection of politicians far removed from the difficulties facing our citizens. Pictured: A bread line outside the Rescue Society on Doyers Street in New York City, during the Great Depression, in 1929. (Photo by Archive Photos/Getty Images)

The Great Depression swept across the nation some 90 years ago, creating a level of despair that nearly crushed America.

Standing mute and dumbfounded on a breadline, tens of thousands became "forgotten men"; stripped of their jobs, their dignity, and their future. Washington was either indifferent or inept in responding to a calamity that threatened the very foundation of the republic.

Some of these forgotten men sought refuge in God, solace in the Bible, and prayed for salvation or, at the very least, a pathway that would lead them to a better life.

Others looked to a vibrant, dynamic president, who would inspire those victims of a national calamity that we are still a nation capable of greatness with the ability to rescue those forgotten men from devastating unemployment.

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bipartisan group of ny pols call on Biden to finally address US border "war zone" as city’s illegal alien policy rages on

By N.S.

"bipartisan group of ny pols call on Biden to finally address US border ‘war zone’ as city’s migrant [sic] crisis rages on"

"just two weeks removed from their trip to texas to see the state of affairs at the border, the group of county leaders has sounded the alarm after hearing horrific..."

https://nypost.com/2024/04/10/us-news/ny-pols-call-on-biden-to-address-us-border-war-zone/



fed governor Lisa Cook is not just an academic fraud, but she's a plagiarist, too

From: Christopher Brunet from Karlstack <karlstack+karlstack-economics@substack.com>
To: "add1dda@aol.com" <add1dda@aol.com>
Sent: Wednesday, April 10, 2024 at 04:46:33 PM EDT
Subject: Lisa Cook's new plagiarism scandal was entirely predictable


I woke up yesterday to a Google Alert that Sheryl Sandberg's niece, Maya, was calling me racist in the Harvard Crimson.

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From the quality of the logic and writing in this article, suffice it to say that it's evident she got into Harvard because she is Sheryl Sandberg's niece.

Maya's argument is, ''Chris Rufo & his allies (i.e. Karlstack) are leading a plagiarism witch hunt and creating the false impression that Black women disproportionately plagiarize.''

This morning, hilariously undermining Maya's narrative, I woke up to the news that another black woman had been popped for plagiarism.

The news comes courtesy of an exclusive City Journal and Daily Wire investigation which ''reveals additional facts that cast new doubt on Cook's seriousness as a scholar''.

I am not going to walk through each new instance of plagiarism. If you are interested in this scandal, go read that story directly, it is very descriptive. Give them some clicks, it's an interesting piece of reporting:

This article was co-authored by Chris Rufo and Luke Rosiak.

It includes a Karlstack shoutout:

Cook also seems to have consistently inflated her own credentials. In 2022, investigative journalist Christopher Brunet pointed out that, despite billing herself as a macroeconomist, Cook had never published a peer-reviewed macroeconomics article and had misrepresented her publication history in her CV, claiming that she had published an article in the journal American Economic Review. In truth, the article was published in American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, a less prestigious, non-peer-reviewed magazine.

This is why I am so interested in today's story.

Lisa Cook and I go waaaaay back.

Longtime Karstack subscribers will be familiar with this saga, but the vast majority of my subscribers are brand new, so it is worth briefly recapping,

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I wrote about Lisa Cook in my first ever Substack article all the way back in 2021 — in fact, this was the first thing I had ever written in my life, in any format — "The Federal Reserve Goes Woke":

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The Federal Reserve Goes Woke
Navigate to newyorkfed.org, and rather than anything relating to monetary policy, you will be met with the following impenetrable statement front-and-center on the landing page: In the turgid tradition of Fedspeak, this word salad simultaneously means nothing — purposely crafted to be a series of vague platitudes — while also signaling their true intenti…
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I conclude in that article that this scandal was entirely predictable:

"She is a fraud and an intellectual lightweight, yet no one is brave enough to point it out … I will end with pragmatic advice — directed at US Senators: please do not elect Lisa Cook to the Federal Reserve Board of Governors. The future of civilization may depend on it. Should she be nominated and passed, the damage that she will do will last for decades; she will use her promotion to push for more change and a downgrading of standards, and she will do it with a smile on her face as she pats herself on the back. She has dangerously insane ideas (e.g. requiring racial quotas for boards of publicly traded companies) and fascistic sympathies — you can be sure that she will fight for expanded powers for the government to tell large corporations who to hire, who to fire, what to make, what to buy, what to invest, how much to charge. Just as most Berkeley PhDs do, she thinks she knows what is best for you, and she will do everything in her power to compel businesses' political support."

— Chris Brunet, June 2021

I then was hired at the Daily Caller, at which point Lisa Cook was nominated to the Fed Board of Governor's, so I did some digging into her resume…..:

Which led to a Tucker segment:

Two months later, I did some more digging, uncovering her tenure packet

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EXCLUSIVE: Lisa Cook's Tenure Packet
Lisa Cook's nomination to the Fed Board is being voted on by the United States Senate this week, or sometime soon. I am not sure when exactly the vote will take place. I have covered her fecklessness extensively — my article Biden's Fed Nominee Lisa Cook Criticized For Being Unqualified, Embellishing Resume…
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Disclaimer: I am about to recycle a few paragraphs from this old Tenure Packet article.


When I got my hands on her tenure packet I found that her own econ department voted against tenuring her, and her case had to be overruled by the Dean on the basis of diversity.

the Dean overruled her department

So…. she is not good enough for the Michigan State economics department — a mediocre department in terms of ranking — but she is somehow good enough for the Fed Board?

My investigation into her tenure packet generated another Tucker segment.

I was invited on Tucker's show several times as a guest, but sadly I declined as I was afraid of public speaking live in front of 4 million people.

Following that article, Cook's only respectable publication (which wasalready thoroughly debunked and shown not to replicate by economist Michael Wiebe) was further found to have more glaring fatal flaws by some internet sleuths:

And further covered by the inimitable Steve Sailer.

He again eviscerates her fraudulent paper in a series of detailed articles:

It is also worthwhile reading this EJMR thread :

And especially this thread from her anonymous colleague:

The dagger in the heart of this paper was then University of Chicago macroeconomist Harald Uhlig who buries it beyond any shadow of a doubt in a blog post.

Uhlig then published an op-ed in the WSJ explaining why Cook is a partisan hack:

Why is her debunked paper so important? Because her boosters pretend that her qualifications are better than they are. This includes her fields of expertise, the quality of her research, the nature of her policy experience, and her employment trajectory as a professor (such as describing her visiting position at Harvard as having been an Assistant Professor at Harvard).

She is portrayed by Democrats as some sort of macroeconomic genius. But the reality she is a midwit with a penchant for lying and scheming. Oh, and she isn't even a macroeconomist.

After this all went down, The New Yorker put out a hitpiece against me, indicating that I was over the target.

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I was proud of my reporting at the time, because I single-handedly caused the US Senate to debate her credentials for several weeks, holding up her nomination.

Cook was almost denied as a result, but squeaked through.

I like to imagine that I gave the Republican Senate Banking Committee enough political capital via the Lisa Cook fight that they leveraged into getting Sarah Raskin denied.

The Left wanted 2 seats on the Fed, but instead, they only got 1.

That's real impact! Karlstack driving debates in the US Senate.



Anyways, that's the Lisa Cook saga.

We now have the latest chapter.

In addition to being a liar, hack, lightweight, and DEI activist, she is also a plagiarist.

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