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Re: “Dear Daily Star: An Unsubstantiated Claim Is Not a Citation

As I was saying before my computer weirded out on me.
Francis. Like I told that pencil-neck geek Safier.....
Have Mommy take you to McDonalds for a happy meal. Maybe that will help cheer you up.

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Posted by CW13 on 11/28/2016 at 4:10 PM

Re: “Dear Daily Star: An Unsubstantiated Claim Is Not a Citation


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Posted by CW13 on 11/28/2016 at 4:01 PM

Re: “Dear Daily Star: An Unsubstantiated Claim Is Not a Citation

The Ku Klux Klan says it will hold a Trump victory parade in North Carolina

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Posted by Francis Saitta on 11/28/2016 at 3:55 PM

Re: “Dear Daily Star: An Unsubstantiated Claim Is Not a Citation

HOUSTON, TX. November 27, 2016: True the Vote (TTV), the nations leading voters rights and election integrity organization, today released a statement with respect to President-Elect Donald Trumps claim that millions of individuals illegally voted in the 2016 Election.

True the Vote absolutely supports President-elect Trumps recent comment about the impact of illegal voting, as reflected in the national popular vote. We are still collecting data and will be for several months, but our intent is to publish a comprehensive study on the significant impact of illegal voting in all of its many forms and begin a national discussion on how voters, states, and the Trump Administration can best address this growing problem.

True the Vote (TTV) is an IRS-designated 501(c)(3) voters rights organization, founded to inspire and equip voters for involvement at every stage of our electoral process. TTV empowers organizations and individuals across the nation to actively protect the rights of legitimate voters, regardless of their political party affiliation. For more information, please visit

True the Vote has long been a lightning rod for criticism from the left, and was among the organizations targeted for abuse in the IRS scandal.

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Posted by Dave Nelson on 11/28/2016 at 3:40 PM

Re: “Dear Daily Star: An Unsubstantiated Claim Is Not a Citation

Trump's behavior is reflective of Mental Instability. He is a CROOK and Unfit to Serve in Public Office. These facts were recognized (prior to the Election), generally, by the Republican Leadership who did NOT support him. After the Election, they fell in line like sheep.

Let us hope that this Election was conducted fairly without Internal or External Vote Manipulations; the Former is an Act of Treason; the Latter an Act of War.

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Posted by Francis Saitta on 11/28/2016 at 3:28 PM

Re: “Dear Daily Star: An Unsubstantiated Claim Is Not a Citation

Thanks Shannon. I'm with Trump on this one because of the interview in this link:

By the way, where were the liberal elite media types when he said it?

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Posted by Roger Jensen on 11/28/2016 at 3:04 PM

Re: “Dear Daily Star: An Unsubstantiated Claim Is Not a Citation

It's nitpicking. You do it so well.

Ms Stein called for a recount citing no evidence of vote fraud. Why wasn't that the story? Then NBC says she couldn't have acted alone. In comes Hillary (the known liar) and now we see it is George Soros (Communist) that's funding and pushing this through.

Where is the media? Still licking their wounds from getting their tails kicked in the election. But, they still won't do their jobs in a non partisan way.

All of us have opinions. The media's job is to bring us facts. Not some of the facts or half of the facts but all of the facts.

Anything less, we don't need.

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Posted by Shannon Eisner on 11/28/2016 at 2:49 PM

Re: “Dear Daily Star: An Unsubstantiated Claim Is Not a Citation

Safier states in this blog that he is a "loyal critic of the [Arizona Daily Star] who wants it to be as ACCURATE and CREDIBLE as possible."

Strange, that. In light of the quality of his own commentary, if he wants the Star to be "as accurate and credible as possible," it would be better for him to call himself a "hypocritical critic" of the Star.

HYPOCRITE: someone who claims to have moral standards or beliefs to which his own behavior does not conform

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Posted by Hypocritical Criticism of the Star on 11/28/2016 at 2:48 PM

Re: “Editor's Note

Wow Wrong, Again.

You're really fucking unhinged.

Get psychiatric treatment ASAP.

Although, from reading your BS, I'm pretty sure it's way too late for you.

You poor misguided snowflake.

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Posted by AZ/DC! on 11/28/2016 at 8:27 AM

Re: “Spice Girl

We are lucky to have food this delicious mid-town. Good luck, Tumerico!

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Posted by Chilichile3 on 11/27/2016 at 10:55 PM

Re: “Know Your Product

Great article!

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Posted by panachic61 on 11/27/2016 at 8:25 PM

Re: “The Skinny

Please dont try to explain Medicare when it is painfully obvious that you know nothing about it.

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Posted by John Smith on 11/27/2016 at 4:56 PM

Re: “Roll Out

Trump is not going to risk losing the support of the states that swung him into office, from Nevada to Florida. Marijuana is continuing to roll out.

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Posted by Sean Ongley on 11/27/2016 at 1:39 PM

Re: “The Skinny

Raytheon has a $1.6 billion profit the first 3/4 of 2016 -- so why do they need our taxpayer dollars?

Raytheon has also laid of hundreds of workers locally and in other states in recent years. Why is no one even asking if there will be a net gain or loss of jobs?

Jim Nintzel calls reportage in the online Arizona Daily Independent "general bullshit." You can compare the corporate " incentives" story in Monday's ADI (November 28) with this column and decide for yourself which better deserves that title.

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Posted by AVL on 11/27/2016 at 1:25 PM

Re: “Douglas Revisited

I'm so grateful that this photography has been rediscovered and so lovingly cared for by this group of people. I grew up hearing about Louie and also Lupe and Memo and the Quinones family. I've only meet these family members a few times if at all. I'm lucky, my mom (Francisca) tells stories from that time and reanimates those memories for me. My mother talked about Louie and his important photography for years, as they both lived in Douglas, and then later Phoenix. The line in the story about the thirteen year old girl later being deported twenty-six years later made me weep unexpectedly. It's so important to tell the true cost of our produce here in Estados Unidos. I'm proud to be kin to the man who shone a beautiful light into the homes of the immigrants (And in some cases, my very own family members!). My auntie sent a link, and I can barely wait to call my mom and talk about this article together. After so many years it's bittersweet. I don't know if I can make it to Douglas, but I encourage everyone to see this show.

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Posted by Maria Madole Bareiss on 11/27/2016 at 5:24 AM

Re: “Theater Review: Some Non-Traditional Holiday Cheer in A Christmas Survival Guide.

This production is way better than what you would expect in church venue/ community theater. Broadway-quality voices, comic acting with timing and flair, flawlessly directed and rehearsed. Great five-piece band, snappy arrangements. If you appreciate quality, go see it.

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Posted by Michael Anderma on 11/26/2016 at 10:32 PM

Re: “Hotel Heights

Nice free advertisement.

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Posted by SonoranWinds on 11/26/2016 at 9:46 PM

Re: “T.H.R.E.A.T. Watch: Normalizing 'White Nationalism' Down to 'Nationalism'

Well, 3 days have come and gone and once again Paul has nothing to say. He went after Dan Hyde, What, Again and yours truly with his usual fancy vocabulary that impresses no one. Remember Paulie Walnuts in the Sopranos? I call him Paulie No Nuts. Cause that's what he has, You have a lot of nasty things to say about people you don't even know. However when it comes time to back it up you're nowhere to be found. Go hide behind your stupid camera. Probably isn't film in it anyway.

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Posted by CW13 on 11/26/2016 at 2:40 PM

Re: “T.H.R.E.A.T. Watch: Normalizing 'White Nationalism' Down to 'Nationalism'

And in case you thought this was a change in operating procedure from the previous administration that promised "Hope and Change," here's another quote from the same NYTimes article on Wilbur Ross:

"If confirmed by the Senate, Mr. Ross would succeed another wealthy campaign donor at the helm of an agency charged with promoting American commercial interests and trade around the world. Penny Pritzker, President Obamas commerce secretary, is a billionaire entrepreneur who was an early financial backer of Mr. Obama and is an heiress to the Hyatt Hotels fortune. Unlike Mr. Trump and Mr. Ross, Ms. Pritzker has been a leading proponent of forging new free-trade agreements. One of her top priorities was the completion of the Trans-Pacific Partnership."

Whether the economic powers are globalists or protectionists, their agenda, once they get their hands on the latest "I advertised improvements to the masses which I will not or cannot deliver" politician / front man in office, is to benefit their class. Cf. the takeover of Obama's supposedly progressive education program by the charter-backing-hedge-fund-managers and standardized-test-promoting-corporate-set. Race to the Top was no better, as federal education policy, than No Child Left Behind. What a surprise.

What is desperately needed in the media and the blog-o-sphere is honest and effective coverage of WHO BENEFITS (capital and the financial industries: those, for example, who were responsible for the 2008 financial crisis and were never held to account) and AT WHOSE EXPENSE (at the expense of those who do the labor that produces the economic value abstracted, expropriated, concentrated, and manipulated by a parasitic class of unprincipled financiers), but we won't get that from these Democratic party hacks, who are too busy covering up who really benefits from their own political party's machinations and too busy manufacturing fake characteristics supposedly distinguishing Rs from Ds. Much of the agenda of both R- and D-affiliated media outlets can be explained by the need to disguise the fact that both mainstream parties have betrayed the interests of those who work for a living in order to benefit the class that uses its obscene accumulation of abstracted and expropriated assets to fund their campaigns. This billionaire-campaign-funding class wants profits increased, taxes decreased, public services privatized, financial industries and polluting manufacturing industries deregulated, wages suppressed, and benefits / entitlements undermined, and until the American public organizes itself to use its democratic institutions to say "NO" to this exploitation of the majority of citizens in the country -- rather than to change the flavor of exploitation periodically from globalist to protectionist and back again -- that is what capital and the financial industries will continue to get, from candidates like the Clintons, or from Mr. "Hope and Change" Obama, or from candidates like the Bushes, or from Trump.

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Posted by More on the Bankruptcy of this Blog (and Ds, and Rs) on 11/26/2016 at 12:03 PM

Re: “Danehy

There you go again Mark, annoying liberals with facts !! You realize that by attacking Obummer you now become a racist. At least in Pulitzer Tommy's eyes. Don't hate him, weep for him like I do. How would you like to look at life the way he does. ?

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Posted by CW13 on 11/26/2016 at 10:25 AM

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