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Jefferson Descendant Disavows More than Ancestor’s Memory

Anyone who would tear down this would tear down all of Jefferson’s work. iStock-1147154919 U.S.A. – -( “I’m a direct descendant of Thomas Jefferson,” Salon columnist and novelist Lucian K. Truscott IV wrote in a Monday opinion piece for The New York Times. “Take down his memorial.” The reason, of course, is because Jefferson owned slaves. It’s another springboarding from the agitprop of the “1619 Project” and the deliberate stirring up of racial divisions for political purposes ...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, New York Times, Salon, Army, Resistance, Nra, George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Jefferson, United States Army, David Codrea, Gun Rights News, RKBA, Firearms News, Truscott

Disney World Alters the Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance Virtual Queue

When Disney’s Hollywood Studios reopens at Walt Disney World in Florida on July 15, the Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance virtual queue will work a little bit differently than frequent guests are used to. According to the official Disney Parks Blog, the queue system for the popular Star Wars ride is being overhauled for the park’s reopening. Previously, guests needed to be inside the park before it opened, and when the rope was dropped to officially let folks in, they could go on their phone ...
Tags: Florida, Movies, Disney, Theme Parks, Resistance, Walt Disney World, Disney Parks Blog, Hollywood Studios, Disney/Pixar, Magic Kingdom Park, Disney Hollywood Studios, Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance, Rise of the Resistance, COVID, Resistance Please, Resistance Walt Disney World

Brook and Robin Lopez will get to ride Disney World coasters during NBA bubble season

Hard-core Disney fanatics Brook and Robin Lopez of the Milwaukee Bucks have had their dreams realized now that NBA players will get to ride Disney World roller coasters while the league finishes its coronavirus-postponed season at the Florida theme park resort. The National Basketball Association has made arrangements with Walt Disney World to provide players, their entourages and league staff after-hours access to attractions and experiences at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Disney’s Hollywood Studio...
Tags: Florida, Disney, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, United States, Nba, Espn, Resistance, Amusement Parks, Disneyland, Walt Disney World, Epcot, Milwaukee Bucks, Robin, Southern California

Bloomberg’s Bodyguards will Keep Him Safe from Collectivist ‘Protesters’ – for Now

While coming for Mike Bloomberg with pitchforks may have a certain schadenfreude appeal to it, the protesters are all in for socialism as long as someone else is paying for it. How about putting the chains on government instead of citizens, and lowering taxes and regulatory infringements on all? (NY Taxi Workers Alliance/Facebook) U.S.A. – -( “Pitchfork Wielding Protesters Come For Mike Bloomberg In The Hamptons,” a July 2 HotAir headline observes. “More than 100 taxi drivers an...
Tags: Facebook, New York, Guns, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, New York Times, Resistance, St Louis, Michael Bloomberg, Bermuda, Police Department, Mike Bloomberg, David Codrea, Nick Hanauer, Gun Rights News, RKBA

Media & Anti’s Painfully Silent Double Standard on Armed Black Protestors

As Santayana warned, “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” And those who would destroy those memories are bent on being the new slave masters. (Stone Mountain Park/Facebook), iStock-487527539 U.S.A. – -( “A large group of armed protesters on Saturday marched through Georgia's Stone Mountain Park, calling for the park's massive Confederate carving to be removed,” the Associated Press reports. “Stone Mountain Memorial Association spokesman John Bankhead ...
Tags: Facebook, Texas, Guns, California, White House, Georgia, Ronald Reagan, Washington Dc, Associated Press, Houston, Resistance, New Black Panther Party, Black Panther, Lee, Brady, Capitol

Elites Starting to Fear the Liberal Monster of Their Own Making ~ VIDEO

Yeah, burn down Western civilization: That's the ticket! To do that, they first must abolish the past. As for the future, lime pits seem a more likely destination than flower-filled meadows, but when dealing with the weak-minded it pays to use what works. (Abolish the Present/Twitter photo) U.S.A. – -( “Fringe activists set up a guillotine in front of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’s home in Washington, D.C., on Sunday where they reportedly demanded that Amazon be abolished,” The Daily W...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Guns, Washington Post, Washington, Germany, US, Beverly Hills, Hitler, Resistance, Jeff Bezos, Seattle, Bernie Sanders, Breitbart, Bezos, Congressional Progressive Caucus

‘Republicans for Biden’ are Gun Owners’ Enemies Inside the Gates

Aid and comfort to the enemy from self-proclaimed “Republicans”: Doing the Democrats' dirty work for them– and making sure anti-gunners capture it all in November. (The Lincoln Project/Facebook) U.S.A. – -( “Biden is the clear choice when it comes to compassionate and decent leadership,” The Lincoln Project tweeted Thursday. “In a battle of heart, mind, and character @JoeBiden wins by a landslide. We need to ensure that’s reflected in the vote this November.” It’s hardly news. ...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Supreme Court, Obama, Montana, Senate, America, Joe Biden, Gop, House, Resistance, Biden, Hillary, Nascar, Republican National Committee, Dick

VA Background Check Expansion Push Ignores Reality and Less-Intrusive Alternative

VA Background Check Expansion Push Ignores Reality and Less-Intrusive Alternative, iStock-884220580 U.S.A. – -( “An Alexandria nonprofit is working to get every state to improve its background checks on gun purchasers, and Democratic lawmakers are taking notice,” a sympathetic ALXNow promotional piece masked as a news report asserts. “Safer Country was founded in 2019 by Alexandria attorney Paul Alan Friedman with the mission of taking firearms away from dangerous people. Friedm...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Virginia, Chicago, Democrats, Lewis Carroll, Resistance, Baltimore, Bids, Irs, Alice, Alexandria, Oklahoma City, Background Checks, Friedman, David Codrea

Coca-Cola, Ford, Starbucks et al Halt Ad Spending on ‘All’ Social Media Platforms

In 2018, Coca-Cola launched #RefreshtheFeed giving its social media accounts a complete factory reset. Coca-Cola’s new social strategy was “rooted in optimism, uplift, and connection.” Now the beverage icon is going to pause paid and organic posts on all social media platforms globally for at least 30 days, effective July 1. Chairman and CEO, James Quincey, […] The post Coca-Cola, Ford, Starbucks et al Halt Ad Spending on ‘All’ Social Media Platforms appeared first on Adpulp.
Tags: Facebook, Advertising, Social Media, Pr, Resistance, Coca Cola, Social Media Platforms, James Quincey, Coca Cola Ford Starbucks

Will Disneyland sell out in minutes when the park reopens?

If you thought getting a boarding pass for Rise of the Resistance was tough, wait until Disneyland reopens with reduced attendance capacity limits following the extended coronavirus closure. Scoring a ticket to Disneyland after the COVID-19 closure ends will be next to impossible if the first few weeks of operations at the reopened Shanghai Disneyland and reservation requests for the soon-to-reopen Disney World parks are any guide. Sign up for our Park Life newsletter and find out what’s new an...
Tags: Florida, Hollywood, California, Disney, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Resistance, Amusement Parks, Disneyland, Walt Disney World, Epcot, Hong Kong Disneyland, Southern California, Miller, Animal Kingdom

‘Decoding Firearms’ Educates on REAL ‘Gun Safety’

‘Decoding Firearms' Educates on REAL ‘Gun Safety’ U.S.A. – -( “Gun and ammunition sales soar as defund-the-police movement grows,” CNN Business reported Wednesday. “More than 6.5 million gun-sale background checks were conducted from January 1 through April 30, according to the latest NSSF research, which showed a 48% year-over-year rise from the same period in 2019,” the report elaborates. “Firearms retailers … estimated that 40% of their sales came from first-time gun buyers.”...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Guns, Safety, Congress, California, Women, Training, Book Review, Resistance, Jeff Bezos, District Of Columbia, Nra, National Rifle Association, Eleanor Holmes Norton, David Codrea

More than 100 Companies Stop Advertising on Facebook (Sort Of)

Hit pause on hate. That’s the call-to-action issued on June 17, by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and the Anti-Defamation League (ADL. Their new Stop Hate for Profit campaign asks businesses to suspend advertising on Facebook’s services during July. The campaign’s partners, including Color of Change, Common Sense, Free Press, and Sleeping […] The post More than 100 Companies Stop Advertising on Facebook (Sort Of) appeared first on Adpulp.
Tags: Facebook, Advertising, Social Media, Pr, Resistance, Advocacy, ADL, Companies Stop Advertising on Facebook, Color of Change Common Sense Free Press

Press Ignores Watts’ PR Role for Companies Linked to Weed Killer Cancer

As a PR firm Vice President handling Monsanto and Bayer accounts, and Director of Global Public and Corporate Affairs for Monsanto, what did “stay at home mom” Watts know about Roundup responses and when did she know it? U.S.A. – -( “Bayer announced today a series of agreements that will substantially resolve major outstanding Monsanto litigation, including U.S. Roundup product liability litigation,” a company press release stated Wednesday. “The company will make a payment of $...
Tags: Facebook, UK, Guns, Roundup, Monsanto, Resistance, Bayer, Watts, Monsanto Company, Fleishman Hillard, David Codrea, Gun Rights News, Moms Demand Action, RKBA, Firearms News, Shannon Watts

Reflections In the American Mirror: Baseball, Race, and Pancake Mix

Major League Baseball will be back soon. A second spring training will begin next week, with opening day in late July. Is this an encouraging sign or a desperate plea to return to a normal that just isn’t there? Time will tell. Meanwhile, here in Texas, we’re experiencing a surge of COVID-19 cases, and the […] The post Reflections In the American Mirror: Baseball, Race, and Pancake Mix appeared first on Adpulp.
Tags: Texas, Advertising, Brands, Resistance, Major League Baseball, Packaged Goods, Sports Marketing, COVID-19

CHAZ/CHOP Shootings Shape of Things to Come in ‘un-American Sector’

This evokes nothing so much as the old “You are now leaving the American Sector” sign at Checkpoint Charlie. (CHAZ – Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone/Facebook) U.S.A. – -( “East Precinct officers responded to a report of shots fired in Cal Anderson Park. This is inside the area referred to as the Capitol Hill Organized Protest (CHOP),” the Seattle Police Department Blotter announced Saturday. “Officers attempted to locate a shooting victim but were met by a violent crowd that preven...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Washington, Resistance, Seattle, Donald Trump, Chop, Malheur, East Berlin, Charlie, Jenny, David Codrea, Chaz, Harborview Medical Center, Kshama Sawant, Cal Anderson Park

Why Disneyland needs to diversify its design team

How do you diversify a shrinking industry? That’s the question that has frustrated workplace managers for more than a generation. How do you hire more employees from previously underrepresented communities when you’re not hiring anyone at all? How can you bring more people from diverse backgrounds into your workforce when you have to lower your head count? Sign up for our Park Life newsletter and find out what’s new and interesting every week at Southern California’s theme parks. Subscribe here...
Tags: Disney, America, Sport, Soccer, Resistance, Disneyland, Black Lives Matter, Walt Disney, Southern California, Mickey Mouse, Don, Anaheim, UB, Mickey Minnie, Robert Niles, Ub Iwerks

Meet the Disneyland cast member who wants to change Splash Mountain’s story

Frederick Chambers used to ride Disneyland’s Splash Mountain as a kid with his blind uncle and the experience always made them both uncomfortable. “He would always call it the racist animal ride,” said Chambers, 22, a Disneyland cast member from Orange. “He could simply hear the fact that these were animal caricatures of people of color. It sounded problematic to him simply coming from an audio perspective. Maybe that’s not what you want in a Disney park.” Chambers now finds himself at the cente...
Tags: Usa, Minneapolis, California, Disney, America, Sport, Cnn, Soccer, United States, Glendale, New Orleans, Walt Disney Company, Iger, Resistance, Disneyland, Hulu

New ‘Star Wars’ LEGO Sets Coming from ‘The Mandalorian’, ‘Galaxy’s Edge’, ‘Clone Wars’ and The Skywalker Saga

There are so many Star Wars LEGO sets out there that it’s hard to keep track. But the building brick company isn’t slowing down because the Star Wars line is one of their most popular themes, and this year they’ve got plenty of new additions from across the spectrum of media set in a galaxy far, far away. LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga is a new video game coming in October this year that goes through all nine chapters of the primary Star Wars saga with all the action, adventure and humor th...
Tags: Cool Stuff, Disney/Pixar, LucasFilm, Sci-Fi, Sequels, Television, Toys, LEGO, LEGO Star Wars, Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge, Star Wars: Return of the Jedi, Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith, Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Star-Wars, Star-Wars:-The-Clone-Wars

SCOTUS Rejection of 2A Cases Moves Up Likelihood of a Forced Choice for Gun Owners

By ignoring their oaths and usurping legislative powers, the Roberts court, with a few notable exceptions like Clarence Thomas, is guaranteeing gun owners will be forced to choose between obeying disarmament edicts or resisting them, with all that implies. (Fred Schilling, Collection of the Supreme Court of the United States) U.S.A. – -( “Opponents of gun safety laws have again failed in their efforts to get the Supreme Court to adopt their extreme and dangerous approach,” Eric ...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Supreme Court, Congress, Senate, Joe Biden, United States, Aclu, John F. Kennedy, Resistance, Times, Donald Trump, Second Amendment, Nra, John Roberts, Congressional Research Service

An ‘Attack the Block’ Sequel Was Recently Discussed By Director Joe Cornish and John Boyega

John Boyega may best be known for his role as a defected Stormtrooper turned Resistance hero in the most recent Star Wars trilogy, but back in 2011, his career was just taking off with a breakthrough performance in the sci-fi action comedy Attack the Block. Directed by Joe Cornish, the movie saw Boyega playing the leader of a teen gang in South London who have to protect their block from an alien invasion. Ever since the movie was released, fans have wanted to see an Attack the Block sequel, so...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, United Kingdom, Sequels, South London, John, Resistance, Black Lives Matter, Moses, John Boyega, Joe Cornish, Cornish, Boyega, Attack The Block

Young Case against Hawaii Carry Ban Finally Moving Forward

“It is apparently just fine for him to be taken from his home country to fight in Vietnam with high powered weaponry but then to forbid him to carry a handgun outside his home for self-defense in Hawaii.” (Brief of Amicus Curiae George K. Young in Support of Petitioners) U.S.A. – -( After being put on hold pending action on an unrelated case by the Supreme Court, the case of Young v. Hawaii is once more moving forward, with a hearing scheduled for the week of September 21, Hawai...
Tags: Facebook, New York, Guns, Supreme Court, Beck, Hawaii, Army, Resistance, Vietnam, Martin Luther King Jr, Young, George Young, Honolulu, Birmingham Jail, Ninth Circuit, United States Supreme Court

Warner Bros. Goes Looney Tunes by Taking Elmer Fudd’s Gun

 U.S.A. – -( Cartoon characters Elmer Fudd and Yosemite Sam will be stripped of their trademark guns, CNN and other major news outlets are reporting. “We're not doing guns,” executive producer Peter Browngardt reportedly told The New York Times. “But we can do cartoony violence — TNT, the Acme stuff. All that was kind of grandfathered in.” But guns will not be? As Bugs Bunny would say, “What a maroon!” “No mention is made of whether or not that the guns being removed was a r...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, US, Cnn, Taliban, Mommy, Ohio, The New York Times, Warner Bros, Resistance, Sam, Stalin, Buddhist, GONZALES, Elmer, Looney Tunes

IBM Thinks Bigger; It’s In The Company’s DNA To Do So

Technology that ushers in sweeping societal changes ought to come with a warning, but that’s fanciful thinking in unregulated America. On these brave shores, we believe in self-reliance and self-regulation, prolonged fantasies both. I often wonder, did Steve Jobs know what he was unleashing with the iPhone because the impact has not been all good. […] The post IBM Thinks Bigger; It’s In The Company’s DNA To Do So appeared first on Adpulp.
Tags: Privacy, Steve Jobs, Advertising, America, Brands, Diversity, Ibm, Resistance, Advocacy, Advertising Technology

Watts’ Attack on Sheriff’s Home Defense Advice Ignores Biden’s Ignorance Approach

Sheriff Judd with Honorary Deputy Sheriff Lemuel “Lem” Geathers, Winter Haven's first black commissioner and mayor, longtime civil rights advocate, WWII veteran, diabetic amputee, and cancer survivor. And the best the gun-grabbers can come up with is a sheriff who advocates armed defense of homes must be a racist? (Polk County Sheriff's Office/Facebook) U.S.A. – -( “Florida sheriff says he’s encouraging gun-toting residents to shoot looters who break into homes,”
Tags: Facebook, Florida, Guns, Congress, Joe Biden, Resistance, Biden, Watts, Shannon, Polk County, Judd, David Codrea, Everytown, Gun Rights News, Moms Demand Action, RKBA

How to visit the D-Day beaches

To this day , the shrapnel remains sprinkled in the sand, a hard-hitting reminder of the bravery of thousands of soldiers who lost their lives in battle. For the D-Day beaches are no mere pleasure spots by the sea, but meaningful memorial locations, celebrating the moments in World War II when Western Europe was led to freedom. One of the most important historical events commemorating the relationship between France and the USA is that of the D-Day Landings. Here, along with British and Canadi...
Tags: Travel, Europe, Utah, Usa, UK, England, France, Germany, Disney, US, David, Britain, Normandy, Paris, Winston Churchill, Omaha

Useful Idiots Pointing Pistols at Groins Play into Provocateur Hands

You have to wonder what kind of moron would do or approve of this and believe the disapproving reaction by others is what should be ridiculed. (Vice/Twitter) U.S.A. – -( “Gun owners are putting their metal where their manhoods are in a bizarre trend that sees men courting danger to prove how well they can manage a gun,” The Guardian reported Saturday. “Those participating in the meme do so by pointing their gun at their genitals with the safety off, placing their finger over the...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, The Guardian, Resistance, Southern Poverty Law Center, David Codrea, Jeff Cooper, David Cooper, Lee Williams, Gun Rights News, RKBA, Fudds, Firearms News, Alinsky, Alinsky Rule 5, Markley’s Law

Gun Show Promoter Challenges Texas City’s Last-Minute Reneging on Venue Agreement

A lot goes into putting on a gun show and a lot of commitments need to be made. Having a city renege on its obligations with no warning is inexcusable and cannot be allowed to stand. (Photo: Devil's Advocate Armory) U.S.A. – -( The City of Marfa, TX faces a lawsuit if it keeps a gun show from taking place at the Marfa Activity Center this coming weekend, a demand letter (below) from attorney Warren V. Norred advised city, county and state officials Monday. He’s the attorney rece...
Tags: Facebook, Texas, Guns, Dallas, Resistance, Marfa, El Paso, Paxton, Arlington, Presidio, Texas City, Romeu, David Codrea, Texas Supreme Court, Marfa Texas, Gun Rights News

Knott’s Berry Farm exploring virtual queue system for post-coronavirus reopening

Knott’s Berry Farm could feel very different with required advance reservations, reduced capacity, COVID-19 health surveys, mobile food ordering and possibly even a virtual queue system when the Buena Park theme park reopens following an extended coronavirus closure. Knott’s has implemented a number of technological updates and is exploring others to address new COVID-19 health and safety protocols that will be put in place when the park reopens. Knott’s Berry Farm is actively evaluating a virtu...
Tags: California, Toronto, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Resistance, Amusement Parks, Disneyland, Gavin Newsom, Southern California, Anaheim, Carolina, Knott, Great America, ZIMMERMAN, Berry Farm

Veterans Cemetery Murders Highlight Predator-Favoring Government Gun Ban

How does it honor fallen heroes to deprive the living of the very freedom they fought for? (VAntage Point: Official Blog of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs) U.S.A. – -( “A man who shot and killed an elderly couple at a veterans cemetery in Delaware earlier this month was fatally shot by police during a shootout in a wooded area,” the Associated Press and other “news” outlets reported Saturday. The couple was visiting the gravesite of their son when their murderer opened ...
Tags: Facebook, Maryland, Guns, Supreme Court, Senate, White House, Joe Biden, Gop, National Parks, House, Memorial Day, Va, Associated Press, Resistance, Delaware, David Codrea

Canadian Gun-Grabber Admits Disarmament is the Ultimate Goal

What do you call a system where the rulers can deploy enforcers with “weapons of war” and the ruled are disarmed by diktat? (Royal Canadian Mounted Police/Facebook) U.S.A. – -( “The government has finally moved to ban military-style assault rifles. Great. So now let's go to the next step, a complete and comprehensive ban on the sale and ownership of all handguns,” Canadian Broadcasting Corporation opinion writer Tony Keene demands. It’s not just “military-style assault rifles.” ...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Canada, DEA, Resistance, Tony, Keene, Broadcasting Corporation, David Codrea, Neil Smith, Gun Rights News, RKBA, Firearms News, Only Ones, Lee Paige, Tony Keene