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Spillway at tallest US dam in California about to collapse, tens of thousands evacuate immediate ordered - Butte County Sheriff

Submitted by Quest-News-Serv... on Mon, 02/13/2017 - 02:50.
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Tens of thousands of people have been fleeing California towns downstream from the Oroville Dam after fears of an imminent collapse of its spillway prompted an evacuation order. Authorities are seeking to stem the breach with the help of helicopters. “Immediate evacuation from the low levels of Oroville and areas downstream is ordered. This is NOT A Drill. This is NOT A Drill. This in NOT A Drill,” says the statement posted on the Butte County Sheriff’s Facebook page. The statement refers to the Lake Oroville Dam, located 105 km (65 miles) north of Sacramento.

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ACLU immigrants rights advice - good for all of us to read and remember

Submitted by Jeff Buster on Sun, 02/12/2017 - 15:44.

 Please take a minute and review the ACLU's citizen's rights review at this link.   Click through the pages of the ACLU review.    

One suggestion that the ACLU did not make is turn on your telephone voice audio recorder and leave the phone in your pocket - maybe a recording could be helpful later.

Good luck.

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Oroville, Calif. spillway failure - IMO absolutely can endanger dam itself.

Submitted by Jeff Buster on Sun, 02/12/2017 - 14:39.

 

The image above from the latimesgraphics makes it look (at least to me) that the primary dam is concrete - it is not concrete - it is dirt!   The prmary dam appears so vertical  (camera lense issue) that I thought it had to be concrete - no, it's "engineered" compacted dirt.  

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Metroparks has Good $ense to kill Canalways Stage One - but still the last leg of Towpath is ridiculously $$ expensive

Submitted by lmcshane on Sat, 02/11/2017 - 10:08.

 I attended an update meeting for the Towpath Trail held at the Cleveland Metroparks on February 7th, 2017 at the Ohio and Erie Canalway Center. The meeting was a bit of an upset as new trail completion stages for the "Towpath Trail" extension to downtown were released.

Nordstrom or NUTS? is POTUS gone?

Submitted by Jeff Buster on Wed, 02/08/2017 - 20:30.

 so we have a very serious situation:   the three persons who are in line to lead the USA are POTUS, Vice POTUS, and Paul Ryan, leader of the House. 

POTUS is tweeting about NORDSTROM,  and the commercial decision to sell or not sell certain brands.   Oh!   this is the thing POTUS should be focused on....

Wow,  folks, we are in to some deep trouble ahead....

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Realneo.us domain renewal snaffoo-admin neglected to update email forwarding from domain registrar-apologies for inconvenience

Submitted by Jeff Buster on Wed, 02/08/2017 - 14:02.

 Realneo.us was not hacked.    Admin did a hack job!    (and the asteroid Guy mentions didn't help)

The reason a realneo.us name search would not find the realneo.us server is because the domain name had expired.  

Admin did not realize the expiration was approaching because emails which in the past were forwarded to admin from the registrar had been interrupted - no longer forwarded via other terminated domains.  

Admin apologizes for the inconvenience.   At no time was the realneo.us content at risk.   

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Asteroid attack? Large fireballs night into day over IL, WI, MI, IN, OH, IA, NY, Ontario, KY, MN, Comet 45P approaches - videos

Submitted by Quest-News-Serv... on Mon, 02/06/2017 - 19:23.

What is going on in our Solar System? Is there an asteroid attack? After three near misses in nearly 2 weeks, now two large fireballs have changed the night into day over Wisconsin and Illinois and Brazil while Comet 45P approaches Earth. The American Meteor Sciaty has received over 170 reports from IL, WI, MI, IN, OH, IA, NY, Ontario, KY and MN about a fireball event that occurred on Monday, February 6th 2017 around 01:27CST (07:31 UT.).

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If You Love Jesus, Then Die Like Jesus!’: Muslim Persecution of Christians, November 2016

Submitted by Quest-News-Serv... on Mon, 02/06/2017 - 00:30.

Reports of Christian life under the Islamic State (ISIS) continued throughout November.  Many of these came from the ancient Christian towns surrounding Mosul, such as Batnaya and Qaraqosh, conquered by ISIS in August, 2014, and liberated in late October, 2016.

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Secret Service Is Doing Nothing About Threats on Trump’s Life (not all our heroes

Submitted by Quest-News-Serv... on Sun, 02/05/2017 - 23:09.

There have been almost 13,000 death threats made against President Trump since the Inauguration. That is almost 1,000 death threats per day. And what has the Secret Service done? They have made one arrest. Madonna is allowed to stand outside the White House and threaten to blow it up and nothing happens to her. This is why President Trump must have his own security.

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Black Rifle Coffee Company Fires Back At Starbucks… Announces Plan TO Hire 10,000 Veterans

Submitted by Quest-News-Serv... on Sun, 02/05/2017 - 21:45.
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A veteran-run coffee company has issued a surprising rejoinder to Starbucks’ promise to hire 10,000 refugees, promising to hire 10,000 veterans itself.

Black Rifle Coffee Company — which describes itself as a “premium small-batch, roast to order, veteran owned and operated coffee company” on its website — made the promise via CEO Evan Hafer’s social media account on Wednesday.

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RESIST: NO to TRUMPling of Human Values/Rights

Submitted by Satinder P S Puri on Mon, 01/30/2017 - 21:19.

Secret refugee network 'freaking out' over Trump reforms - John Guandolo, a former FBI counter-terrorism specialist

Submitted by Quest-News-Serv... on Thu, 01/26/2017 - 01:14.

“This means all Islamic nations officially state their position is that practicing homosexuals must be killed, women are property and not equal to men, non-Muslims must convert to Islam or submit to Shariah and pay the non-Muslim poll tax (jizya) or be killed, that parents may kill their children and grandchildren with no indemnity, and other similar constructs,” he added.

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THE WOMEN’S MARCH IN CLEVELAND, OHIO: Don’t TRUMPle over Women’s Rights

Submitted by Satinder P S Puri on Sun, 01/22/2017 - 20:58.

 

 

Hear this, Mr. President (Trump): Women will not be silent equity now!

Ohio did not join boughtmilk.com class action alleging collusion between dairy co-ops

Submitted by Jeff Buster on Sun, 01/22/2017 - 15:02.

Raising the price of milk by colluding to restrain supply (slaughering 1/2 million dairy cows) is a violation of the Sherman anti-trust act.   BTW, Sherman was a Republican from OHIO!  

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Open Carry of Machine Guns in Shaker Square - Ohioans exercise second amendment rights!

Submitted by Jeff Buster on Sun, 01/22/2017 - 12:01.

How can we be sure these folks weren't just making a large deposit at the PNC bank in Shaker Square?   

Cleveland.com was careful not to mention "Shaker Square", instead refering to the robbery as being "in the 2700 block of South Moreland Blvd.   

Why?   Ad dollars from whom?    

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Pussy Hat March defines/suggests a new type of democracy without Washington, DC

Submitted by Jeff Buster on Sat, 01/21/2017 - 22:05.

 

All around the world today persons went out and demonstrated.    Millions and millions of people. 

Where were those Americans during the election last fall?

Our democracy focused/set in Washington DC is the problem.   It is obsolete.  It attacts sociopathic persons, mainly men, who go to DC and are then easy prey for the lobby corporations.    

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Bad Idea catalogue - wood stove chimney spark screen clogs with creosote

Submitted by Jeff Buster on Sat, 01/21/2017 - 15:06.

 

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Cuyahoga County Land Bank- Gus Frangos President looks for Harvard Kennedy School of Government award....

Submitted by Jeff Buster on Wed, 01/18/2017 - 21:50.

The Cuyahoga County Land Bank - Neighborhood Stabilization outfit has put their name into a Harvard graduate school - claiming "innovation" in government.   Here is a link to the Harvard Kennedy School of Government web site which lists the Land Bank's name and mission:

 

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As secretary of state, Hillary Clinton conducted government email business on a private server maintained at her New York home.

Submitted by Quest-News-Serv... on Tue, 01/17/2017 - 23:36.
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Some of the thousands of emails contained classified information, the FBI determined, and her carelessness allowed numerous unfriendly nations to hack sensitive data, which contributed to her losing the 2016 election bid. (AP)

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Consent Decree

Submitted by lmcshane on Sat, 01/14/2017 - 09:39.

 Eric J Brewer: Forest Gump is smarter than Mayor Frank Jackson. I'm amazed at how after nearly 12 years in office Jackson doesn't understand that he's been “suckered” by Chief of Police Calvin Williams, Safety Director Michael McGrath and Executive Assistant Martin Flask. As mayor I'd fire all three my first day on the job. I'd hope they had sense enough to resign.

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Ed Hauser died because the Affordable Care Act was not available to him - Read Roldo please

Submitted by Jeff Buster on Wed, 01/11/2017 - 13:40.

What Roldo writes is absolutely true...I knew Ed Hauser well.   

Please read Roldo here at Have Coffee Will Write.

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209 Seconds That Will Make You Question Your Entire Existence - video

Submitted by Quest-News-Serv... on Mon, 01/09/2017 - 23:23.

Every time you get upset about something small, just remember this.

https://youtu.be/gIbfYsQfNWs

video

 

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Christians Need To Stop Being So Naive About Muslim Immigration Many Christians have been lulled into childish view of world

Submitted by Quest-News-Serv... on Sat, 01/07/2017 - 18:36.
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Many Christians have been lulled into a childish view of the world and think that deep down Muslims are not too different from them.
Soon after the November attack at Ohio State University, we learned the Somali Muslim perpetrator had been welcomed to the United States as a refugee by Catholic Charities of Dallas. This bit of news caught my attention because years ago I worked there for a brief time.
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