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Hillary Shimmy vids

These are so great I just want to share, in case anyone hasn't seen them yet.
There are various versions. These two are the best I found. Someone else might have better ones.
Saw on internet where it might start being a dance move, the Hillary Shimmy.
Here you go, the links:

The Hillary shimmy:
best version imho:
variation:


Posted by ColemanMaskell | Sat Oct 1, 2016, 01:25 PM (5 replies)

Foreign money legal and abundant in U.S. elections, laundered through corporations

https://theintercept.com/2016/08/03/citizens-united-foreign-money-us-elections/

From The Intercept
Three Paths Citizens United Created for Foreign Money to Pour Into U.S. Elections

. . .
the 2016 election has seen a surge of contributions to Super PACs by so-called ghost corporations, which appear to exist solely to make those donations and whose ownership is unknown. Whether any of these corporations are ultimately owned by foreign nationals is likewise unknown.


501(c)(4) and 501(c)(6) organizations are, in fact, much more attractive than Super PACs to anyone hoping to influence elections anonymously, because, unlike Super PACs, they are not required to publicly disclose their donors. This is why contributions to politically active nonprofits are often referred to as “dark money.”
This additional layer of obfuscation makes it even less likely that money originating with foreign nationals would be noticed.


Consider, for instance, that the American Petroleum Institute is partially financed by the U.S. subsidiary of Aramco, the state-owned Saudi oil company. In the 2010 midterm elections, API was one of the funders behind attack ads that helped the Republican Party take back the House of Representatives from the Democrats and stop most of Obama’s plans in their tracks.

Similarly, the American Chemistry Council, partially funded by U.S. subsidiaries of Saudi, Japanese, and Belgian corporations, also spent hundreds of thousands of dollars that year to elect its favored politicians. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the largest undisclosed outside spending group in federal elections, which has already spent over$16 million on congressional elections this year, has acknowledged that it receives foreign money.

Posted by ColemanMaskell | Fri Sep 30, 2016, 06:57 PM (2 replies)

Hillary humor

Here are links to some funny Hillary videos.
To be redistributed to people you may know who think HRC standoffish, aloof, stiff.

Hillary Clinton Funny Videos


From the Conan show, video doctored to give HRC comical eye movements.


Another Conan doctored-video bit demonstrating that she’s healthy.


SNL with HRC as bartender


ultrashort with Arnold as Terminator



with Jimmy Fallon as Trump on telephone call to HRC


Jimmy Fallon show, HRC does small Trump impression


HRC with Jimmy Fallon discussing Republican primary


HRC with Jimmy Fallon discussing Republican primary debates
title: "Hillary Clinton Is Not Intimidated by Donald Trump"


Hillary recently – Between Two Ferns
http://www.funnyordie.com/videos/b2fc974d1d/between-two-ferns-with-zach-galifianakis-hillary-clinton?_cc=__d___&_ccid=4ec89754-816e-4340-abb6-a727faaaaefa
Posted by ColemanMaskell | Wed Sep 28, 2016, 01:20 PM (3 replies)

Animals Can't Vote in this Election -- You Can

Just a Reminder
Animals can’t vote in this election – You can

https://cruxnow.com/commentary/2016/08/13/trump-bothers-hunting-trip-cautionary-tale-animal-rights/

http://www.snopes.com/donald-trumps-son-game-hunting-photos/

http://gothamist.com/2012/03/13/photos_donald_trump_sons_awesome_at.php#photo-2

https://www.hillaryclinton.com/issues/protecting-animals-and-wildlife/

The way our society treats animals is a reflection of our humanity


Posted by ColemanMaskell | Mon Sep 26, 2016, 05:44 PM (4 replies)

HOW THE TRUMP ORGANIZATION'S FOREIGN BUSINESS TIES COULD UPEND U.S. NATIONAL SECURITY

Source: Newsweek

The Trump Organization is not like the Bill, Hillary & Chelsea Clinton Foundation, the charitable enterprise that has been the subject of intense scrutiny about possible conflicts for the Democratic presidential nominee. There are allegations that Hillary Clinton bestowed benefits on contributors to the foundation in some sort of “pay to play” scandal when she was secretary of state, but that makes no sense because there was no “pay.” Money contributed to the foundation was publicly disclosed and went to charitable efforts, such as fighting neglected tropical diseases that infect as many as a billion people. The financials audited by PricewaterhouseCoopers, the global independent accounting company, and the foundation’s tax filings show that about 90 percent of the money it raised went to its charitable programs. (Trump surrogates have falsely claimed that it was only 10 percent and that the rest was used as a Clinton “slush fund.”) No member of the Clinton family received any cash from the foundation, nor did it finance any political campaigns. In fact, like the Clintons, almost the entire board of directors works for free.

On the other hand, the Trump family rakes in untold millions of dollars from the Trump Organization every year. Much of that comes from deals with international financiers and developers, many of whom have been tied to controversial and even illegal activities. None of Trump’s overseas contractual business relationships examined by Newsweek were revealed in his campaign’s financial filings with the Federal Election Commission, nor was the amount paid to him by his foreign partners. (The Trump campaign did not respond to a request for the names of all foreign entities in partnership or contractually tied to the Trump Organization.) Trump’s financial filings also indicate he is a shareholder or beneficiary of several overseas entities, including Excel Venture LLC in the French West Indies and Caribusiness Investments SRL, based in the Dominican Republic, one of the world’s tax havens.

Trump’s business conflicts with America’s national security interests cannot be resolved so long as he or any member of his family maintains a financial interest in the Trump Organization during a Trump administration, or even if they leave open the possibility of returning to the company later. The Trump Organization cannot be placed into a blind trust, an arrangement used by many politicians to prevent them from knowing their financial interests; the Trump family is already aware of who their overseas partners are and could easily learn about any new ones.

Many foreign governments retain close ties to and even control of companies in their country, including several that already are partnered with the Trump Organization. Any government wanting to seek future influence with President Trump could do so by arranging for a partnership with the Trump Organization, feeding money directly to the family or simply stashing it away inside the company for their use once Trump is out of the White House. This is why, without a permanent departure of the entire Trump family from their company, the prospect of legal bribery by overseas powers seeking to influence American foreign policy, either through existing or future partnerships, will remain a reality throughout a Trump presidency.


Read more: http://www.newsweek.com/2016/09/23/donald-trump-foreign-business-deals-national-security-498081.html
Posted by ColemanMaskell | Thu Sep 15, 2016, 09:24 PM (2 replies)
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