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26 June 2017

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19 Comments

  1. lurcher1948

     /  June 26, 2017

    He’ll,the PM looked shifty on TV1 breakfast over his lying over Todd Barclay his eyes flicking constantly sideways,stammering The PM looking like a person caught with his hand in the cookie jar,honest Bill he isnt…

  2. Trumpenreich

     /  June 26, 2017

    Decline and Fall of Western Civilisation in one pic:

  3. Is Obama fleeing the Country

    Check The My New Channel : https://goo.gl/pAHH18

    Barack, Michelle, and the Obama daughters have left the United States today in a hush-hush trip to one country that can provide Barack cover from extradition, if he truly gets into hot water over the Loretta Lynch investigation. Recent reports are shocking and go well beyond Lynch’s tarmac visit with Bill Clinton. In fact, it’s Barack who has ties to Russia, and Lynch will have to save herself by confirming the former president’s big secret that the investigation is about to announce.

    Barack and Michelle decided to take a trip to Indonesia, one of the countries that the U.S. has no extradition agreement with and the country where as a boy Barry “Soetoro” lived with his biological mom and her husband Lolo Soetoro. They made sure their daughters came along, and the timing is suspect as things are heating up for the old Obama administration.

    Barack Obama’s former Attorney General Loretta Lynch is now under investigation by the Senate Intel Committee, and they have disclosed just what they are looking at in terms of Lynch. The allegation is “political interference.” As CBS News reports, “FBI had obtained hacked documents that included one about a Democratic operative who had “expressed confidence that Ms. Lynch would keep the Clinton investigation from going too far.”

    The report goes on, “[This information] had come from a Russian intelligence document describing an email allegedly sent by then DNC-chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz to Open Society Foundations. The alleged email was supposed to have said that Lynch had assured the Clinton campaign’s Amanda Renteria that the FBI investigation would not ‘go too far.”‘

    There are a few things here that are quite shocking. First, Open Society Foundation is owned by George Soros. Secondly, we have The Washington Post, which is known to collude with the Clinton campaign, saying it was Russia intelligence allegedly involved in hacking the DNC. All of this under Barack Obama’s watch, right?

    We know the DNC got hacked, but we do not know by whom. The Russia hacking has never been proven as Trey Gowdy masterfully brought out last week. We do have two things here that are very concerning for Barack Obama. Lynch’s boss was Obama, and if Lynch did anything, it was at the behest of her boss. Also, the mention of the George Soros’ foundation smack dab in the middle of this should be signalling alarm bells.

    Lynch is already known for “pleading the fifth” to save Obama. “Attorney General Loretta Lynch is declining to comply with an investigation by leading members of Congress about the Obama administration’s secret efforts to send Iran $1.7 billion in cash earlier this year, prompting accusations that Lynch has “pleaded the Fifth” Amendment,” reported Washington Free Beacon.

    So, she saved Obama back then, but how about now? Detailed reports have untangled the web about where the Russian hacking and Russian colluding with Donald Trump stories came from, and they trace back to George Soros’ Open Society Foundation employee and Democratic operative Alexandra Chalupa. This goes all the way to the top, to Barack Obama working with Soros. The question is will Loretta Lynch take the fall for Obama?

    Why would she, unless Obama or his minions get to her first. Obama probably will never see jail time, but he could be subpoenaed to testify, and that could prove very embarrassing and could hurt his beloved legacy. We all know he is dodgy and worked with Soros to try to bring Trump down, but we also know people get murdered who try to expose something that big. Barack and Michelle could stay in Indonesia for a while so Barack can put off testifying. At least one good thing has come from this — President Donald Trump is finally proving that they are the liars and he was always telling the truth. But we still do not know who killed eth Rich!

  4. Dates: 29 May to 11 June 2017

    Client: Self Published

    Report: Roy Morgan

    Party Support

    National 46.5% (+3.5%)
    Labour 25.5% (-3.0%)
    Green 14.0% (nc)
    NZ First 9.0% (-1.0%)
    Maori 1.5% (nc)
    United Future 0.0% (nc)
    ACT 1.0% (+0.5%)
    Mana 0.5% (-0.5%)
    Conservative 0.0% (nc)
    Projected Seats

    National 57
    Labour 32
    Green 17
    ACT 1
    Maori 2
    United Future 1
    NZ First 11
    Total 121
    This is based on no change in electorate seats.

    Coalition Options

    CR – National 57 + ACT 1 + United Future 1 = 59/121 – two fewer than the minimum needed to govern
    CL – Labour 32 + Greens 17 = 49/121 – 11 fewer than the minimum needed to govern
    C – NZ First 11 + Maori 2 = 13/121
    On this poll the Maori Party would hold the balance of power.

    Country Direction

    Right 61.5 (+1.0%)
    Wrong 27.0% (nc)
    Can’t Say 11.5% (-1.0%)

    http://www.curia.co.nz/2017/06/roy-morgan-poll-june-2017/

    • lurcher1948

       /  June 26, 2017

      I think the conservatives were getting excited over the same resulting polls

  5. lurcher1948

     /  June 26, 2017

    For Gezza you would understand,i do

  6. lurcher1948

     /  June 26, 2017

    Gezza this is my little CHCH earthquake rescue dog, tough as old boots would eat angry andy and boring billy as an afternoon snack…. shes a Sydney silkyX Toy poodle

    • Gezza

       /  June 26, 2017

      Cute little ragamuffin, Lurch. Do you have to trim her?
      You still got Rico too?

      • Gezza

         /  June 26, 2017

        PS: Yeah I was back over the road today to check Phoebe & Louie out again & get Ally’s numbers so I can book a coffee & play with the hounds sometime like she suggested yesteday. She tells me Phoebe is twice as big this week as she was last week. Louie has the classic mini-poodle top knot & long narrow snout, but Phoebs has still only got a shortie snout.

        I told Ally their snouts only grow every time the poodle lies that they haven’t been fed & that that wee wee in the corner “wasn’t them”. Louie must be a great liar!

      • lurcher1948

         /  June 26, 2017

        RICO past 6 weeks ago at 11.25 yo from a stroke at home,I cannot talk about it It hurts me to much but RICO was a mans dog I miss him

        • Gezza

           /  June 26, 2017

          Condolences Lurch. Sorry to hear that.

          • Gezza

             /  June 26, 2017

            Was looking for some black mini poodle images to see if I could find one that looks like Louie – he’s 3, Ally said today. I like the way she home-trims him. Some people trim their poodles so weirdly they look flocking daft. Haven’t found one that looks like him. Starting to wonder if he may be a Toy Poodle – I’ll check. I’ll get a photo next time if I can get him to sit still. Bloody handsome little devil he is.

        • Alan Wilkinson

           /  June 26, 2017

          Hope you get another one, Lurch. Nothing like a new love to ease the pain of losing the old one.

          • lurcher1948

             /  June 26, 2017

            I’m to old got to think 12 years ahead

            • Alan Wilkinson

               /  June 26, 2017

              Get an older dog from SPCA if you are worried about that, Lurch. Or sign up a godfather/mother to take over if you croak too soon.

    • Gezza

       /  June 26, 2017

      Alison just sent me this. This is Louis, Lurch. Wonderful little hound.

  7. patupaiarehe

     /  June 26, 2017

    A very good documentary on 2+1 shortly, called ‘Camp Twitch’. It is about living with Tourettes syndrome, & how Sativex can make a real difference.