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MUNICH TERRORIST KILLS 9 PEOPLE UPDATE: Gunman Was 18-Year-Old German-Born Son of Iranian Immigrants

UPDATE 9:05 p.m. EDT: Sky News reports: “The perpetrator was an 18-year-old German-Iranian from Munich,” police chief Hubertus Andrae told reporters after the massacre. “The motive or explanation for this crime is completely unclear.” Yeah, it’s “unclear” why this young Muslim committed a massacre. PREVIOUSLY (2:21 p.m. EDT) Multiple people are reportedly dead after a […]

COUP IN TURKEY: MILITARY CLAIMS TAKEOVER OF GOVERNMENT

Headlines via Memeorandum: Turkish Coup Effort Under Way as Government Vows to Retain Power — Bloomberg Turkey Coup Attempt: Military Says It Has Taken Over Government — Haaretz Turkey coup attempt: military claims government takeover — Guardian What does this mean? Perhaps after last month’s deadly terrorist attack at the Istanbul airport, the Turkish military […]

TERROR IN FRANCE – Sixty Dead In Bastille Day Truck Attack

— by Wombat-socho Per the UK’s Daily Express, at least 76 people are dead after a terrorist rammed his box truck into a crowd out celebrating Bastille Day in Nice, France. Police apparently found guns, grenades, and other explosives in the truck, which was abandoned by the terrorist; he fled to a nearby restaurant where […]

SJW Feminist @SamanthaPajor Has Finally Solved the Terrorism Problem

  Samantha Pajor “is a freelance journalist living in Chicago. She runs one of Tumblr’s most popular feminist blogs, I Write About Feminism.” She supported Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign, which she celebrated as “a movement that centers the intersectionalities of economic equality, environmental stability, and social justice.” Not to put too fine a point on […]

ISIS Suspected in Terrorist Attack; 36 Dead, 147 Wounded at Istanbul Airport

An attack at Istanbul’s Ataturk International Airport reportedly killed 36 people and left 147 others wounded Tuesday. A member of the House Intelligence Committee suggested ISIS was likely to blame. The massacre in Turkey had “all the signatures of an ISIS attack,” Rep. Eric Swalwell, California Democrat, told CNN’s Don Lemon. The attack was made […]

On @Anne_Theriault and the Endless Futility of Feminist Revenge Fantasies

  Remember Jian Ghomeshi? He was the famous-in-Canada guy who was accused of rape and acquitted in a trial earlier this year. Some people might conclude that a “not guilty” verdict means that Jian Ghomeshi was, you know, not guilty. However, feminists in Canada had decided Jian Ghomeshi was guilty long before the trial began. To […]

Australian Gay-Marriage Crusader Was Fugitive Wanted on Kiddie Porn Charge

The fugitive Matthew Hynd with his lover Ali Choudhry in 2013. Matthew Hynd, who made headlines in Australia as a supporter of gay marriage, was a fugitive from justice, wanted in the United States on child pornography charges. Hynd was sentenced to more than six years in federal prison earlier this month, after having been […]

Prosecutors in Scotland Say Lesbian Couple Murdered Two-Year-Old Boy

Rachel Trelfa, left, and her lesbian partner Nyomi Fee. In a trial making headlines all over Britain, a lesbian couple are charged with murdering a 2-year-old boy that one of the women had from a previous relationship with a man, and then trying to blame the toddler’s death on another boy the couple allegedly had […]

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