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54,462 Responses to Whiner’s Den

  1. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    January 3, 2022 at 10:37 am

    Horseface MGT is finally off twitter just like her God, FAT ASS ORANGE MAN! LOVE IT!!!!

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      January 3, 2022 at 6:39 pm

      Now you can spend all your time listening and talking to the taliban pukes and other commies they allow

  2. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    January 3, 2022 at 9:50 am

    Was that PEAS AND TATTER next to she/her/whateve rccp ?

    • Bernie Reply Report comment

      January 3, 2022 at 10:22 am

      She was trolling for Republicans to date her, so she says

  3. NIT Publisher Reply Report comment

    January 3, 2022 at 9:46 am

    Troop Annual Vegetable & Chili Soup Supper
    Monday January 31, 2022
    5 pm to 7 pm
    St Patrick Church 1001 9th Ave S. – Clear Lake

    Adult $10 and Children (12 & under) $5
    (Togo available)

  4. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    January 3, 2022 at 7:27 am

    Government super spreader, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez filmed maskless at packed Florida bar.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      January 3, 2022 at 8:22 am

      Have you tried to eat or drink with a mask on? Go into any restaurant or bar and the people who are eating or drinking (or sitting at a table) are maskless. No story here just right wingers trying to deflect away from real news.

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        January 3, 2022 at 8:55 am

        You mean the people with brains.

        • Anonymous Reply Report comment

          January 3, 2022 at 1:27 pm

          Nice deflection. Have you been in a restaurant lately? Or in the past year? People at tables don’t wear masks.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      January 3, 2022 at 12:41 pm

      You mean your buddy Ted Cruz!

  5. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    January 3, 2022 at 7:07 am

    Just make a plan to pull your kids from the failing public school system … get together with other parents, teachers you can trust and check out your options … let this public, socialist education system collapse on itself …

  6. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    January 3, 2022 at 7:06 am

    Obviously fundamentals are not important to the teachers union. Sexualization and Marxist Propaganda are their only concerns

  7. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    January 3, 2022 at 7:05 am

    Dumbing down our kids over the years have also dumbed down our so called leaders, teachers etc. Pitiful!

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      January 3, 2022 at 8:26 am

      I imagine that you went through our public educational system. How did you avoid the brain-washing? I know – you have to have a brain to be brain-washed.

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        January 3, 2022 at 8:57 am

        I had enough brains to get my education in spite of the teachers union.

        • Anonymous Reply Report comment

          January 3, 2022 at 1:30 pm

          No, you didn’t. What is your problem with unions? Most schools have around 1/2 or less of their teachers belonging to a union. And Covid Kim and her buddies took away most of their power a couple years ago.

          • Anonymous

            January 4, 2022 at 6:57 am

            They should be decertified

  8. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    January 3, 2022 at 6:53 am

    Salvation Army has no business getting political, doesn’t this effect their tax status, it should. Trying to walk back since it affected their collections, you reap what you sow

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      January 3, 2022 at 12:32 pm

      Same goes for mega churches with greedy pastors living like kings.

  9. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    January 3, 2022 at 6:51 am

    Think of all the immigrants who come here and go through the legal process to become citizens. Granting the right to vote to illegals is an insult to those who become citizens the right way.

  10. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    January 3, 2022 at 6:45 am

    Twitter, Facebook, the Media will suspend anyone who tells the truth. This is what happened to OUR America. As long as the people allow themselves to be led by the collar into a cavity of lies then our country will continue to get weak.

    • NIT Publisher Reply Report comment

      January 3, 2022 at 11:32 am

      “Twitter, Facebook, the Media will suspend anyone who tells the truth.” Why is Liz Cheny going strong, then? You just spout off nonsense when you disagree with something.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      January 4, 2022 at 10:51 am

      They’re all private, for-profit businesses, and they don’t have to do business with anybody they don’t want to do business with. Conservative talk radio stations and far-right Faux News and Newsmax routinely refuse to carry content by anybody who doesn’t toe their extremist line, and you don’t seem to be worried about them.

  11. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    January 3, 2022 at 6:43 am

    One HELL of a Covid Shot We have. Israel is already Preparing for a 4th Shot for their People’. 4 Shots in about a YEAR & they call IT A Vaccine! WTF!!

    • NIT Publisher Reply Report comment

      January 3, 2022 at 11:33 am

      Why are you anti-Israel? Do you support America’s enemies?

  12. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    January 3, 2022 at 6:31 am

    Worst thing to happen to our public educational system is the Democratic donating Union. Who is putting more emphasis on history based on a theory not facts. As well as sex and gender based on irrational thinking rather than science.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      January 3, 2022 at 8:24 am

      Good morning, bot. Happy new year to you. You do need new material. Talk to your handler.

  13. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    January 3, 2022 at 6:29 am

    I refuse to put on winter tires because:
    • It’s my car, my choice, my freedom.
    • The effectiveness of winter tires is not proven, except by studies carried out by the manufacturers (like I’m supposed to trust them).
    • My neighbor Bob had an accident even after putting on winter tires.
    • Some drivers are already on their 3rd set of tires, which proves their ineffectiveness.
    • We do not know what the tires are made of.
    • The tire manufacturers scare us with winter just to enrich themselves.
    • In fact, I read on the internet that the tire giants invented snow and spread it at night when you sleep.
    • If I have winter tires, the government can track me in the snow.
    Educate yourself, open your eyes, stop being sheep!
    This year, I say no to winter tires!

  14. Colorado Lawman Reply Report comment

    January 2, 2022 at 11:47 pm

    The government have a bit of a dilemma…They have to convince the unvaccinated
    that the jab does work at the same time as convincing the vaccinated it doesn’t work
    so they get the boosters.

    Imagine if you will that there’s 99.97% chance you won’t shit your pants, but you’re forced to wear diapers.
    Now imagine you must wear these diapers to prevent your neighbors from shitting their pants as well.

  15. Colorado Lawman Reply Report comment

    January 2, 2022 at 11:13 pm

    Does anyone else feel like the elite pussied out at the last minute and now we are in some weird limbo?

    They are too cowardly to make that final push for open slavery because they know their entire families will be butchered, so now we are in some dysfunctional, half in half out state of society.

    Its like they want to walk it back and return to the days of quietly robbing everyone but things are too heated now and they are scared.

    • People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

      January 2, 2022 at 11:15 pm

      They did overplayed their hands. Now they dial it down by staying still. Like a Wolf that has been spotted, waiting for the roosters to pipe down before taking a stab at 5g3 hens again. That is all. Don’t think these kikes will let go their hate and learn from their mistakes. Just as they wouldn’t leave when Hitler told them do. And every country they have been kicked out from. They just panicked and stay still. Waiting for you to calm down then it’s a go again.

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        January 3, 2022 at 9:20 am

        The nice thing about answering yourself is, you’re never wrong!

  16. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    January 2, 2022 at 12:46 pm

    Twitter is a liberal shithole and owned by MARXISTS. The truth to them and their followers (sheeple) is frightening !!!!!!!! Tell your socialists to drop dead or move to china.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      January 2, 2022 at 7:23 pm

      Don’t need to move. we are controlling things here, thanks to Brandon

    • NIT Publisher Reply Report comment

      January 2, 2022 at 9:41 pm

      Twitter is a private business, they only let nuts post there for sheer entertainment and $, hmmm, that is the formula. Enjoy your stay here, too.

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        January 3, 2022 at 6:49 am

        Typical “Twitter” owners taking Bribes from Soros and China’s Gov. to promote Communism, spread Lies, and brainwash Americans that Gov. Control is better than FREEDOM!

        • NIT Publisher Reply Report comment

          January 3, 2022 at 11:27 am

          And your proof of this is what? Bongino rants? Old Rush Limbaugh recordings? Come on, prove your rants or knock it off. Twitter only cares about $, this is capitalism in America.

  17. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    January 2, 2022 at 8:33 am

    Marjorie Green Taylor AKA: Horse Face, Banned from Twitter!

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      January 2, 2022 at 11:08 am

      It is pretty sad that a social media platform has higher standards than Congressional Republicans.

      • barack Reply Report comment

        January 2, 2022 at 11:45 am

        depends on your standards

        • Anonymous Reply Report comment

          January 2, 2022 at 4:06 pm

          Unless you are a Republican, then there aren’t any standards.

          • barack

            January 2, 2022 at 7:22 pm

            Nancy is that you?

        • Anonymous Reply Report comment

          January 2, 2022 at 8:38 pm

          Republicans have no standards.

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        January 3, 2022 at 6:47 am

        Well when your a far left democratic idiot party other people can’t have a opinion of their own. Being a far left democratic idiot is soon going to be very unfashionable. If you want to see a far left democratic party fail do nothing sit back and watch them destroy themselves along with the American people. SUCKS

        • Anonymous Reply Report comment

          January 3, 2022 at 6:48 am

          If you have a platform and dare to speak out and say what everyone is thinking the left will seek to silence and destroy you.
          WTG MTG!

          • NIT Publisher

            January 3, 2022 at 11:29 am

            You can find her on Parlor if you love her nutty rhetoric. She’s not silenced in any way. Her banishment from Twitter is akin to the obnoxious drunk getting kicked out of a bar. She couldn’t behave herself, wasn’t skillful enough to post nasty stuff without getting booted, lots of other pol’s do it and never get kicked out. She’s just slow-witted and only knows how to scream and rant with no tact, cost her, didn’t it?

        • NIT Publisher Reply Report comment

          January 3, 2022 at 11:31 am

          Your name-calling is lame. I’m no fan of far-left donkeys but jeez, get a clue.

  18. IdaMaeNowFromPocatello Reply Report comment

    January 1, 2022 at 12:31 pm

    This forum mentions houses made of tires on occasion. What’s that about?

    • ImaGayFromPokeAfellow Reply Report comment

      January 1, 2022 at 7:07 pm

      This forum mentions houses made of tires on occasion. What’s that about?

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      January 3, 2022 at 10:32 am

      Don’t plat dumb! You love your rubber rooms!

  19. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    January 1, 2022 at 8:25 am

    I find it hard to believe that anyone would have sexual fantasies about AOC…. if she were the only female option, I would choose priesthood….

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      January 1, 2022 at 10:17 am

      And she would be a Nun

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      January 1, 2022 at 1:01 pm

      LOL it’s so obvious how bad you want her

      • Bill Reply Report comment

        January 2, 2022 at 11:43 am

        That’s what she fantasizes about, like she is important or desired

  20. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    January 1, 2022 at 8:21 am

    Can we just eliminate the government already? Let’s keep our military, law enforcement and basic infrastructure workers but make sure to keep an actual accountability on spending!
    All of these inept politicians have got to go! Republicans and Democrats! They drain our income with unnecessary taxes but do nothing to help further our society. Enough is enough!

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      January 1, 2022 at 1:04 pm

      That’s called anarchy, and that’s exactly how tyrants like Hitler and Stalen did things.

  21. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    January 1, 2022 at 8:19 am

    JANUARY 15TH. CAN’T WAIT. IT’S GOING TO BE GREAT. LOOKING FORWARD TO IT. MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN, AGAIN.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      January 3, 2022 at 1:47 pm

      Is January 15th the new date that trump is going to be re-instated as Prez? Is that the 5th or 6th date that QAnon has put out there?

  22. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 31, 2021 at 10:09 pm

    Stabbing at the Sidewinder this week. No news is good news-for the Sidewinder.

  23. Red Scare Reply Report comment

    December 31, 2021 at 7:03 pm

    And they sure hate on Mr. Biden, our real president. How do they live with themselves.

    Well make up your mind dude.

    Somebody better do something real soon to take our town back from this evil. If they was good Muslims they would not act this way. I shutter to think about the kind of fools who raised them.

    Just because they will have to spend their next life where it get’s real hot don’t mean we can not stop them from making River City that way for us.

    Pray to Santa, who makes all things possible. Help us lard.

  24. IdaMaeNowFromPocatello Reply Report comment

    December 31, 2021 at 5:50 pm

    The majority of people with graduate and professional degrees are Dems.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      January 1, 2022 at 1:10 pm

      That’s because the number of educated Republicans fleeing the party has never been greater. Trump recruited rich inherited money and and uneducated blue collar types looking for somebody to tell them who they should hate.

  25. IdaMaeNowFromPocatello Reply Report comment

    December 31, 2021 at 5:46 pm

    I hate Alabama. They always win. Probably cheating.

  26. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 31, 2021 at 3:14 pm

    Yes, he did say that. As well as curing cancer

  27. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    December 30, 2021 at 6:50 pm

    Just a little info for all you bottom feeders. Pelosi’s husband Paul purchased millions in stocks. The rich get richer, and the bottom feeders, well, feed off the bottom.

    • IdaMaeNowFromPocatello Reply Report comment

      December 31, 2021 at 5:53 pm

      The whole family is like old-time corrupt city pols.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      January 1, 2022 at 10:23 am

      You should understand bottom feeder, you lived in mommy’s basement for years, while she fed you chicken tendies!

      • People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

        January 1, 2022 at 1:12 pm

        I earned those tendies! Hundreds of thousands of ‘good boy points’ were EARNED and spent by ME to obtain those tendies. You have NO IDEA the STRUGGLES I endured.

        • Anonymous Reply Report comment

          January 2, 2022 at 3:21 pm

          The only struggle you endured, was which one of your schizophrenic personalities you were going to be for the day!

  28. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 30, 2021 at 11:25 am

    Trump gets booed after he and Bill O’Reilly admit they got both the vaccine and booster shot. That’s what happens when you agitate a mob. Eventually it will turn on you. Trump created a monster and now it’s coming for him. https://www.cnn.com/2021/12/20/politics/donald-trump-booster-shot-boos/index.html

  29. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 29, 2021 at 9:54 am

    BIDEN said he was going to get rid of covid and all natural disasters in the country. Anyone who voted for this is blinded by the Democrats hatred for one man and has a lot of nerve calling out Trump supporters and attacking them after the irreversible damage Biden and company have done to our country. It’s pretty sad that the Democrats would rather waste 245 years of freedom to not be caught stealing billions of taxpayer dollars.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 29, 2021 at 10:47 am

      He never said anything like this, idiot. Nobody can stop natural disasters and diseases, only combat them, which he’s doing as much as anybody can. The biggest threat to 245 years of freedom is liars like you.

  30. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 29, 2021 at 9:53 am

    We not only have free college but you can get paid to go. It’s called the United States military.
    You can learn electronics, aviation, the possibilities are endless.
    Stop waiting for handouts and take your future into your own hands!

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 29, 2021 at 10:06 am

      Democrats/liberals will never go for that.

      That would be taking PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY, Democrats/liberals don’t do or want that.

      “It can’t be my fault, wahhhh.”

  31. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 29, 2021 at 9:53 am

    These kids knew how much their student loans would add up to, they got their education, hold them responsible for it.
    How about giving more help to veterans and senior citizens who have actually done something for our country!

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 29, 2021 at 10:50 am

      No, they didn’t know, thanks to deceptive lending practices of private colleges owned by the likes of Betsy DeVoss. They’re kids, and they’re being preyed upon by wealthy loan sharks.

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        December 29, 2021 at 1:36 pm

        They have no senior guidance like parent, grandparent, uncle….Reap what you sowed

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        December 30, 2021 at 6:32 am

        BS, they should stay off their cell phones and pay attention in math class.

        • Anonymous Reply Report comment

          December 30, 2021 at 12:13 pm

          Get real you old coot. Most of these kids could turn you inside out doing math.

          • Anonymous

            December 30, 2021 at 3:17 pm

            Who gives a shit? I passed math class, and I knew then and I know now exactly what things cost. So cry us a river loser!!! Get a job and pay your F in bills, so tax payers don’t have to.

          • Anonymous

            December 30, 2021 at 6:58 pm

            I pay my bills. Probably much more than you pay yours. How much you paying for Medicare?

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        December 30, 2021 at 6:35 am

        AnonymousReply Report comment
        December 29, 2021 at 1:36 pm

        They have no senior guidance like parent, grandparent, uncle….Reap what you sowed

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        December 30, 2021 at 3:18 pm

        Bull Shit.

  32. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    December 27, 2021 at 2:03 am

    Of all those things you have to pay for:

    How many do you really need or even want?

    How many of those things that you want do you want more than having a job you love?

    How many of those things that you think you need do you need more than good health and quality time with loved ones?

    Think hard about this.

    Would not having several of those things make you more miserable than your job does?

    Would being happy in and enjoying your job be better than some of the stuff you’re paying for now?

    Would taking a step back in income and perhaps prestige be temporary?

    If you poured as much time and energy into something you love–into something you believe in–isn’t it possible or even likely you would eventually rise up to a position far ahead of where you are now?

    Why do we always assume that a change would be worse?

    Would a smaller house in a less influential neighborhood and a car that isn’t better than your friends’ and neighbors’ cars make you less happy than you are in your current job?

  33. Shalom Aleichem Reply Report comment

    December 27, 2021 at 1:41 am

    Unease, anxiety, tension, stress, worry – all forms of fear, are caused by too much future and not enough present.

    Guilt, regret, resentment, sadness, bitterness – all forms of non-forgiveness, are caused by too much past and not enough present.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 29, 2021 at 10:26 am

      Unease, anxiety, tension, stress, worry – all forms of fear, are caused by Democrats/liberals having control of ANYTHING.

      Guilt, regret, resentment, sadness, bitterness – all forms of non-forgiveness, are caused by Democrats/liberals having control of ANYTHING.

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        December 30, 2021 at 6:59 pm

        You diagnosing yourself now? If I had all those things ruining my life, I would be taking a lot of Thorazine. You must be.

  34. Political Resistance Reply Report comment

    December 26, 2021 at 11:20 pm

    Anyone in service to government elected should be surveilled 24H and their entire life publicly streamed, only very short bathroom breaks would be permissible. Zero nonpublic communications possible and if caught communicating secretly they should get the death penalty!

    All proposals to deal with government should be public, and in taken up in the particular order they are signed up on the publicly available sheet.

    Clear laws and system, no need for bull and reforms constantly. Everyone knows the rules, everyone lives free and happy (except politicians and military complex) they serve under strict control!

  35. Donkey Girl Reply Report comment

    December 26, 2021 at 6:16 pm

    Why Desmond Tutu and not Donald Trump?

    • Nelson Mandela Effect Reply Report comment

      December 26, 2021 at 6:30 pm

      Tutu was a terrorist and is burning in hell as we speak.

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        December 26, 2021 at 7:45 pm

        Explain to us all how Desmond Tutu was a terrorist. Please.

        • Anonymous Reply Report comment

          December 26, 2021 at 10:43 pm

          Great answers. They confirmed your stupidity.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 26, 2021 at 8:36 pm

      what did Desmond do to you?

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 26, 2021 at 9:56 pm

      Why Donkey Girl, instead of Jackass?

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 28, 2021 at 9:45 am

      Why Tutu and not Donkey Bitch

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        December 29, 2021 at 1:32 pm

        no person on here must be of Jewish Faith or you would know the truth

  36. Former Poster Reply Report comment

    December 26, 2021 at 1:45 am

    There’s a small percentage of people, from what I have seen generally 30-40yrs old that are generally very healthy that when they catch covid, their acute phase is mild, but is then followed by a litany of chameleon like symptoms.

    From what I have researched they believe it is some form of auto-immune response from the body, being stuck in fight or flight mode. It was the most hardcore sickness I have ever experienced in my life and I’ve been through quite a bit.
    I originally thought that covid was either “live most likely or die” but didn’t know there was this inbetween space where you can get fcuked up in your nervous system for a very long period of time.

    There’s people that have been dealing with this stuff for 2 years. Actress from Dawson’s creek killed herself over it.

    For almost two months I laid in a cool dark room with the lights low because sounds and interacting with people was too intense.
    It was unimaginable hell. Strangely a beta blocker called Propranolol helped the most with the adrenaline dumps I was experiencing.

    I’m starting to wonder how many people are just disabled or fcuked up mentally from the virus and that’s why so many aren’t working anymore.

    Who knows, but I know I went from a confident intensely hard working guy to what feels like a little bitch. I want my old self back.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 26, 2021 at 1:40 pm

      Intensely hard working guy!! What a laugh! Your old self is whoever you are today Sybil. Get a life Greek!

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 29, 2021 at 10:31 am

      Did, “I am science!” Fauci say that is okay for use with anything COVID?

      If not, then you know, some limp dick liberal will say that your spreading “misinformation”.

  37. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    December 25, 2021 at 6:16 pm

    It makes me curious what kind of trauma is awaiting Shannon when she discovers that Joey has had sex with both of her daughters. Especially if Tonya is pregnant, as has already been hinted at.

    They say that history repeats first as tragedy and then as farce. Aristotle said that the primary differentiation between comedy and tragedy is how we feel about the character. If your beloved saint of a grandma slips on a banana peel and breaks her hip it is a tragedy, but the same thing happens to the asshole grandpa that used to tell you to get a haircut and a real job when you were 12 that shit is hilarious. It is all a matter of perspective and how we define a character as either virtuous or vicious.

    So how we feel about this comedic reenacting of a Greek tragedy depends greatly upon how we feel about Shannon, because even though Joey is clearly positioned as the protagonist we are meant to be identifying with he isn’t the one that made the tragic mistake initially. The moment of hubris that set the story into motion belonged to Shannon, and yet we are encouraged to see it rather as something done to Francis instead of a self-inflicted injury to herself. So far we have been positioned to feel that she is completely without virtue. So we feel superior to her and unmoved by her plight. So when the wheel of fortune inevitably crushes her, as it will eventually crush all of us, we can feel smug about it.

  38. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    December 25, 2021 at 3:38 pm

    Martial arts will not help you against someone who has a gun.
    Martial arts will not help you if you are physically disabled.
    Martial arts will not help you if the number of attackers is significant.
    Martial arts will not help you if you are physically compromised in some way; for instance, if you have recently broken your leg.

    A gun can reliably protect you every time. You can say that they are tools of the weak, but I’d rather be called weak and a coward if I can still be alive, while my opponent bleeds out on the ground.

    We don’t carry guns to solve our disputes. We carry guns for when someone is threatening our life or someone else’s life. And no, I am not going to attempt to fistfight the burglar and I’m not going to attempt to fistfight the angry dude and his five friends in the parking lot where I work. If they give me cause, I’m going to shoot them.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 25, 2021 at 4:19 pm

      Be the little flower bitch you are and give them no cause

  39. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    December 25, 2021 at 3:26 pm

    The closer I get to making it, the more disdain and disgust I have for people who are in debt or live paycheck to paycheck, smoke weed, do not maintain a healthy body, and have no thoughts about the future ahead of what they’re going to do over the weekend.

    Finally I am beginning to understand why people like Adolph Hitler existed.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 25, 2021 at 4:16 pm

      Bet you love your family get togethers

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 29, 2021 at 10:55 am

      LOL you have no chance of “making it” financially or any other way

  40. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 24, 2021 at 8:05 pm

    Pissed he missed you?

  41. Colorado Lawman Reply Report comment

    December 24, 2021 at 5:57 pm

    Its weird how they pick and choose which drugs to taint with fentanyl. They’ll put it in cocaine but not estrogen. Clearly its a ploy to kill heroin addicts and people who are partying during the pandemic. The saddest thing about this death rate is it is 100% on drug users to quit using drugs. The government can’t do anything.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 25, 2021 at 10:44 am

      False, they can help by stopping it from coming over the border if Brandon would let them.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 28, 2021 at 8:11 pm

      Estrogen is not a drug. It’s a hormone. That’s why it can’t ve mixed with a drug, and who, besides some wacko misogynist, would even think of that?

  42. Donkey Girl Reply Report comment

    December 24, 2021 at 1:46 pm

    Hey to all you antivax Frisco burgers. Your God donny told you to get the shot. He got the shot and a booster. Feel dumb yet??

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 24, 2021 at 8:04 pm

      Hee Haw

    • Joey Reply Report comment

      December 25, 2021 at 10:42 am

      just numb from the booster, where did you take it at?

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        December 29, 2021 at 10:33 am

        Most liberals must have gotten it in the head, they are numbskulls.

  43. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 24, 2021 at 11:39 am

    Merry Christmas and watch TOMMYS GARAGE – FOR POLITICAL LAUGHTER — TOO FUNNY! GOOGLE IT !

  44. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 24, 2021 at 9:31 am

    Can someone explain to me what SENDING MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS really mean? You thinking about the person that died? You sending prayers about the person that already died? Does not make sense!

  45. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 24, 2021 at 9:27 am

    For what? being a putz

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 24, 2021 at 11:38 am

      Nope, for driving you crazy day after day. I know it’s a short drive but you make that drive everyday.

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        December 24, 2021 at 3:23 pm

        Trump doesn’t live in my head. I kicked him out last November-when he lost the election.

  46. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 24, 2021 at 9:11 am

    Why is he asking the Supreme Court to block records from the Capitol riots and terrorists Dumb Ass tRumpTARD???!!!

  47. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 24, 2021 at 9:08 am

    LMFAO! FAT ASS ORANGE MAN. Make The world HATE AMERICA AGAIN.

  48. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    December 23, 2021 at 8:08 pm

    Dear Jesus.

    Please get out of my head. Not even a single second, a single moment can pass without me thinking of you; without you being somewhere inside of my intoxicated mind. I always thought everybody is his own God. But ever since I started thinking about you, I started to doubt this philosophy of mine. If I am in control of my own mind, why do I feel so imprisoned in it then? I’m getting tired. My heartbeats are growing weaker. I hope you exist.

    I don’t love you.

    I wish I could.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 24, 2021 at 9:13 am

      Leave JESUS alone! He is very busy picking matoes and veggies so you and your family have a great meal for the holidays!

  49. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 23, 2021 at 7:59 pm

    Miss you, Ryan. I really do. I’m sorry we didn’t end things on a positive note. I’m sorry I wasn’t there for you as I should have. Nothing I do for your daughter will ever fix that I know, but please don’t think I’m doing it out of guilt. I just wish I was there and maybe things would have turned out different and you’d still be here.

    I’m sorry, man. I miss you every day whenever I have time to think. I still visit you. I’m sorry, Ryan. I was just so angry the way you were going in life since I loved you so much, man. I’m so sorry. I wish I could turn back time.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 24, 2021 at 10:41 am

      I think that same thought about ryan on a very regular basis, I miss his crazy ass. Don’t feel negative thoughts.Things shouldn’t have happened the way they did but it’s not on you. Be greatful for the memories.

  50. NIT Publisher Reply Report comment

    December 23, 2021 at 2:03 pm

    Mason City Room December 21, 2021
    Mason City, Iowa 7:00 P.M.

    MINUTES
    REGULAR MEETING
    OF THE CITY COUNCIL

    The City Council of the City of Mason City, Iowa, met in regular session pursuant to law and rules of said Council, in the Mason City Room of the Mason City Public Library, at 7:00 P.M., on December 21, 2021. The meeting was called to order by the Mayor and on roll being called there were present, Bill Schickel, Mayor in the Chair, and the following Council Members: Thoma, Jaszewski, Symonds, Masson, Adams, Lee. Absent: None.

    Adopt Agenda: Motion, Adams; 2nd, Masson that the agenda be adopted. AYES: All (Motion carried.)

    The Mayor asked if there were any written, electronic or public comments which were noted. There being no further comments the Mayor closed the Public Forum.

    City Administrator Burnett presented his Monthly Activity Report. Council comments and questions followed.

    Prior to adopting the Consent Agenda Items #6, #7, #13 and #14 were removed to be acted upon separately.

    The following Consent Agenda Items were Approved/Adopted: Regular Minutes of December 7, 2021; Claims dated December 9 and 16, 2021 in the amount of $1,066,745.89.; Pastime Gardens – Special Class C Liquor, Outdoor Service; VFW – Class C Liquor; Ransom’s – Class C Liquor License; Country Axe – Class B Beer; The Historic Park Inn (New) – Class B Liquor License, Outdoor Service; Appointment of Reed Wessman to the Planning & Zoning Commission; Resolution No. 21-290, authorizing an addendum to the 28E Agreement between the City of Mason City, Iowa, Clear Lake, Iowa and the county of Cerro Gordo, Iowa to collect or enforce delinquent parking fines in conjunction with the renewal of motor vehicle registrations; Resolution No. 21-291, award of contract to WHKS & Co., for professional services related to the 2022 Bridge Inspection, Rating and Maintenance recommendations; Resolution No. 21-292, accepting work and ordering payment for construction of the “River City Renaissance Utilities Project”; Resolution No. 21-293, accepting work and ordering payment for construction of the “South Eisenhower Turn Lane Paving Project, Project No. 21-1007”; Resolution No. 21-294, authorizing notice to bidders, fixing amount of bid security, and ordering Clerk to publish notice and fixing a date for receiving same, and for a public hearing on plans, specifications, form of contract and estimate of costs for construction of the “Mason Creek Culvert Replacement – Virginia Avenue”; Resolution No. 21-295, approving and authorizing adoption of changes to the boundaries of the Corridor Revitalization Loan (CoRL) area; Resolution No. 21-296, approving and authorizing adoption of changes to the boundaries of the Downtown revitalization loan (DoRL) area; Resolution No. 21-297, accepting an Iowa Department of Natural Resources Resource Enhancement and Protection Fund (REAP) Grant for Low Head Dams 1 and 2 Mitigation Project and authorizing execution of documents related to said grant funds; Resolution No. 21-298, award of contract to WHKS & Co. for professional services related to the IA Highway 122 Corridor Feasibility Study; Resolution No. 21-299, approving change orders with Henkel Construction Company for the “Indoor/Outdoor Performing Arts Pavilion”; Resolution No. 21-300, accept and participate in a settlement of certain Opioid Epidemic Claims, was presented. Motion, Masson; 2nd, Jaszewski that all items in the Consent Agenda be approved and Resolutions adopted. AYES: All (Motion carried.)

    6. Adoption of Council Goals and Priorities: Motion, Adams; 2nd, Jaszewski that the Council Goals and Priorities be approved. Administrator Burnett outlined the Goals and Priorities. AYES: All (Motion carried.)

    7. Appoint/Hire Jim Redeker, Lucas Akemann, Aaron Prestholt, and Brandon VanHorn as Police Officers. Motion, Adams; 2nd, Masson that the recommendation be approved. Discussion followed regarding how many officers were still needed for full staffing, where the recent hires stood as far as training, how recruitment would be handled, etc. AYES: All (Motion carried.)

    13. 28E Sanitary Sewer Improvements at Mason City Airport: Motion, Jaszewski; 2nd, Symonds that Resolution No. 21-301, authorizing approval and execution of a 28E between the City of Mason City, the City of Clear Lake, the Clear Lake Sanitary District and the Airport Commission of the City of Mason City, Iowa related to Sanitary Sewer Improvements and Service at the Mason City Airport, be adopted. Discussion followed regarding the Lagoon. AYES: All (Motion carried.)

    14. Voluntary Annexation Petition – Airport: Motion, Jaszewski; 2nd, Symonds that Resolution No. 21-302, approving and authorizing execution of a petition for annexation of real estate comprising the Mason City Municipal Airport to Clear Lake Sanitary District, be adopted. Questions followed regarding whether there was an increased cost. AYES: All (Motion carried.)

    Amending Budget for FY Ending June 30, 2022: The Public Hearing was held as per published notice. Mayor Schickel asked if there were any written comments or objections or anyone on Zoom that would like to comment with Burnett replying there were no written comments and no “raised hands” via Zoom. There being no further comments the Public Hearing was declared closed. Finance Director/Assistant City Administrator Hinson outlined the recommendation. Motion, Adams; 2nd, Thoma that Resolution No. 21-303, amending the budget for Fiscal year ending June 30, 2022, be adopted. Council questions followed. AYES: All (Motion carried.)

    Wards & Precincts – 2020 Census Adjustments: Motion, Jaszewski; 2nd, Symonds that Ordinance No. 21-15, amending the City Code by repealing Title 1 “Administrative”, Chapter 9 “Municipal Elections”, Section 5 in its entirety and adopting a new Section 5 in lieu thereof pertaining to Election Wards and Precincts, be adopted. AYES: All (Motion carried.)

    Parking Ticket Fees: Motion, Thoma; 2nd, Jaszewski that Ordinance No. 21-16, amending the City Code by repealing Title 9, Chapter 10: Stopping, Standing and Parking, Section 15: Fines for Parking Violations and adopting a new Section 15 in lieu thereof and repealing section 16: Parking Violation, Notice of Fine Paragraph C and adopting a new Paragraph C in lieu thereof, be adopted. AYES: All (Motion carried.)

    Changes to the Park and Recreation Board Compensation: Motion, Adams; 2nd, Jaszewski that Ordinance amending the City Code by repealing Title 2 Boards and Commissions; Chapter 5 Park and Recreation Board, Section 2: Board Organization, Paragraph B (Compensation) and adopting a new Paragraph B in lieu thereof, be received and placed on file for Second Consideration. AYES; All (Motion carried.)

    Change of Zone Z4 to Z5: Motion, Jaszewski; 2nd, Symonds that the Ordinance amending Title 12 of the City Code, it being the zoning ordinance of said city, and changing the boundaries of certain districts therein zoned Z4 Multi-Use District to Z5 Central Business Zoning District for property located on the block generally bounded by Willow Creek, S. Federal Avenue, South Delaware Avenue and 5th Street SE, be received and placed on file for Second Consideration. Clarification was made regarding the impact of changing the zone to Z5. AYES: All (Motion carried.)

    Adjourn: The Mayor adjourned the meeting at 7:42 p.m.

    /s/Bill Schickel
    Bill Schickel, Mayor

    ATTEST:
    /s/Aaron Burnett
    Aaron Burnett, City Clerk

    Publish 12-28-21
    Emailed 12-22-21

  51. Lisa Blodgett Reply Report comment

    December 23, 2021 at 12:03 pm

    I’m so proud of my daughter for stopping a bank robbery today. The robbers went in and held their guns up, telling everyone to put their hands in the air. My daughter (only 3 years old!) stood her ground, faced them directly in the eye, and simply said “If you’re being mugged, just say no. Your robbers cannot legally take any of your possessions.” Almost instantaneously, the robbers collapsed to the floor, suffering from a bipolar seizure. Everyone clapped and she was given position as senator of the state of Florida, as well as invited by the Democratic National Convention to run for President in 2020. What an unbelievable event! I’m so blessed by God to have such a wonderful child.

  52. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    December 23, 2021 at 11:53 am

    Unbelievably, ephebephilia, which is 100% normal in all males in terms of attraction, is now insanely conflated with pedophilia. So if you get a woody by looking at a 15-17 year old hottie, you’re a Short Eyes who belongs in the Pen. Logically this makes no sense whatsoever, but that is the nature of moral panics.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 30, 2021 at 11:34 am

      If you get a woody looking at a 15 year old child, you’re a short eyes pedo perv.

  53. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 23, 2021 at 11:39 am

    Blue State Refugees: Progressive California Loses over 350k Citizens.

    As Americans flee tyrannical, high-tax blue states for free, low-tax red states, one of the states hardest hit by outmigration has been California. Apparently, paying sky-high taxes to live in a shoebox surrounded by homeless heroin addicts isn’t the American Dream for most people.

    In fact, California has become so unappealing that it lost over 350,000 citizens in 2021; 367,300 left the state, to be exact.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 23, 2021 at 11:55 am

      The sheep are self regulating

      The most insightful comment on here. The world they’ve created is one where the masses self police. Your speech, your manners, your beliefs, your actions and now even your thoughts and desires. You’re trained to put everything out there on social media and the feedback loop created by a howling mob is enough to regulate most people. For those who are left, the state’s monopoly on violence remains. But most of it is a self regulating panopticon.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 23, 2021 at 10:25 pm

      Unfortunately, they bring their shitty political ides with them.

      “But, we had this in Commiefornia, it’s so backward here.”

      Then they vote a functioning RED state, to BLUE, watch it turn to shit because of the idiotic political ideals, then move on like locust, to destroy more Red states.

  54. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    December 23, 2021 at 11:39 am

    Imagine growing up and thinking that the future would be flying cars, men going to space and finding a wife to love and have children with. You know, a future filled with hope, warmth and happiness. A future worth dying for.

    Instead, we got was this. Just watch your society fall apart, watch wages and quality of life plummet, watch girls become whores and boys become school shooters, watch the culture your ancestors died to defend be thrown into the garbage.

    People are slowly getting more disconnected, more miserable, and they can’t quite tell why. Everyone is just sleepwalking through life without even realizing it.

    Something is wrong, and you want to talk about it, but when you have the audacity to protest, you are made out to be some sort of crazy manic depressive. Pills will make it go away, porn will make it go away, working harder will make it go away.

    The louder you shout, the more people stick their fingers in their ears. Just shut up. Everything is fine.

    So one day, you decide that you’re not going to sleepwalk anymore. You’re not going to eat sh1t and smile. You’re going to shout, and they’re going to fcuking listen. Just once in your life, you’re going to take back what they took from you. And for a few, sweet moments, you are free.

    • Colorado Lawman Reply Report comment

      December 23, 2021 at 11:44 am

      Until that noose slowely tightens around your neck, or a 40 caliber from a glock enters your forehead.

  55. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    December 23, 2021 at 11:36 am

    The people who are in debt are permanently glued to a lifestyle chasing status and material comforts which at its heart is nothing more than another opportunity for usurious banks to earn a profit.

    Instead of saving, investing, and paying in cash, they are much worse off in real life than maybe their public forward appearance reveals. Everyone appears like they are doing well, when in reality much of what they have is owning their future income for years in perpetuity.

    The lack of financial education from the public school system has left many people in this consumerist mentality and sometimes people never escape it and end up broke or with a minuscule IRA when they need it most. Stepping away from this mentality of consuming before earning ,or needing to buy more than you can afford is a surefire way to fast track to financial security.

    Think about a $11,000 used car vs a $56,000 new car. Many people, especially middle class midwits, want to display their success in the things they own. And the funny thing is, it always ends up owning them. You lose your job and suddenly your whole life can get rugpulled.

    Imagine needing $7000 per month to afford your house and car alone. That is a level of precarity most people would do well to avoid.

  56. Colorado Lawman Reply Report comment

    December 23, 2021 at 11:35 am

    “The Kingdom of God is within you and all around you, not in temples of wood and stone. Split a piece of wood and I am there, lift a stone and you shall find me.”

    Stop acting righteous, just be righteous.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 23, 2021 at 6:06 pm

      That is something you should learn too because I have seen your posts.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 24, 2021 at 9:15 am

      You talking about the tRump Organization right?

  57. Colorado Lawman Reply Report comment

    December 23, 2021 at 11:34 am

    You want a tip take a rope and hang your low iq self. U can’t legislate iq and u can’t force me into giving my money to low tier people. If u r past 19 and a server u are low teir. And if u r doing it cause u “make a lot in tips” stfu let the betas give u cash.

    I won’t and it has nothing to do with my cash flow.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 23, 2021 at 12:49 pm

      Only doing two of your faces today Sybil?

  58. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 23, 2021 at 11:29 am

    The idiot as you say -knows science and the chot does’nt keep people from getting covid and does NOT cure covid – anti bodies such as invermetcin DOES>

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 29, 2021 at 7:23 pm

      ALL VACCINES CONTAIN ANTIBODIES MORON

  59. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 23, 2021 at 9:50 am

    give me the anti bodies treatment anyday over the chit chot.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 23, 2021 at 10:05 am

      What do you think the shot is, idiot?

  60. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 23, 2021 at 9:16 am

    When these ignorant anti- vaxers come down with covid, they should be refused entry to any hospitals. They made their choice and should live and die with it. This would free up ICU beds and relieve the strain on the medical staffs. It would also thin the gene pool of these idiots.

    • People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

      December 23, 2021 at 11:30 am

      You do realize that covid is just the newest flu, right? It isn’t going away and will only be milked for monetary and political gain for as long as you continue to allow it.

      Rise up and fight the powers that be.

  61. Colorado Lawman Reply Report comment

    December 22, 2021 at 8:34 pm

    Just The News:

    D.C. radio station is paid millions by the CCP to broadcast Chinese propaganda

  62. NIT Publisher Reply Report comment

    December 22, 2021 at 10:43 am

    ORDINANCE NO. 21 – 16
    AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CITY CODE OF THE CITY OF MASON CITY, IOWA, BY REPEALING TITLE 9, CHAPTER 10: STOPPING, STANDING AND PARKING, SECTION 15: FINES FOR PARKING VIOLATIONS AND ADOPTING A NEW SECTION 15 IN LIEU THEREOF AND REPEALING SECTION 16: PARKING VIOLATION, NOTICE OF FINE PARAGRAPH C AND ADOPTING A NEW PARAGRAPH C IN LIEU THEREOF
    BE IT ORDAINED by the City Council of the City of Mason City, Iowa:
    Section 1: That the City Code of the City of Mason City, Iowa, should be and the same is hereby amended by repealing Title 9, Chapter 10: Stopping, Standing and Parking, Section 15: Fines for Parking Violations and adopting a new Section 15 in lieu thereof as follows:
    “TITLE 9
    CHAPTER 10
    STOPPING, STANDING AND PARKING

    9-10-15: FINES FOR PARKING VIOLATIONS: Except where otherwise provided, the fine for a violation of any parking regulation of this chapter shall be as follows:

    Violation
    Code
    Section
    Paid Within
    30 Days
    Paid After
    30 Days
    Failure to properly park in off street public parking space
    9-7-1
    $ 20.00
    $30.00
    Parking in City parking lot: in excess of posted sign limit, leased parking only, or parked more than 24 hours (if no sign)
    9-7-2
    $ 20.00
    $30.00
    Truck parking in off street public lot
    9-7-3
    $20.00
    $30.00
    Restricted parking:

    On a sidewalk
    9-10-1A
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00

    Blocking driveway or alley
    9-10-1B
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00

    Within intersection
    9-10-1C
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00

    On a crosswalk
    9-10-1D
    $20.00
    $ 30.00

    Within 10 feet of traffic control signal
    9-10-1E
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00

    Parking too close to fire station driveway entrance
    9-10-1F
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00

    Parking near street excavation/repair which obstructs traffic
    9-10-1G
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00

    Double parking
    9-10-1H
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00

    Between curb and property line
    9-10-1I
    $20.00
    $ 30.00

    Headed wrong way or more than 18 inches
    9-10-1J
    $ 20.00
    $30.00

    Overtime for 48 hour limit
    9-10-1K
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00

    Failure to preserve 15 feet roadway
    9-10-1L
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00

    4 hour limit for commercial vehicles
    9-10-1M
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00

    Parked within 5 feet of fire hydrant
    9-10-1N
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00
    Restricted parking:

    No parking signs
    9-10-2
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00

    During certain hours, or fail to display valid City issued parking permit
    9-10-3
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00
    Overtime parking
    9-10-4
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00
    Overtime/loading zone
    9-10-5
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00
    Bus and taxi stops
    9-10-6
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00
    Unlawful parking:

    For sale or repair
    9-10-7
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00
    Improper parking:

    Not within lined space
    9-10-8
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00

    Alternate side parking, snow removal
    9-10A-3
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00

    Prohibited act in residential parking permit district
    9-10B-8
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00
    Persons with disabilities parking
    9-10-17
    200.00
    200.00
    Parking in fire lane
    9-10-18
    $ 20.00
    $ 30.00

    (Ord. 12-17, 12-18-2012; amd. 2017 Code)

    Section 2: That the City Code of the City of Mason City, Iowa, should be and the same is hereby amended by repealing Title 9, Chapter 10: Stopping, Standing and Parking, Section 16: Parking Violation, Notice of Fine, Paragraph C and adopting a new Paragraph C in lieu thereof:
    “TITLE 9
    CHAPTER 10
    STOPPING, STANDING AND PARKING

    9-10-16: PARKING VIOLATION, NOTICE OF FINE:

    C. Form Of Notice Of Fine: The parking notice of fine shall clearly identify: the serial number assigned to the notice; the date, time, and location of alleged violation; the vehicle make and license plate; the employee’s ID number; the alleged parking violation(s); the appropriate fine for the violation ticketed; and similar instructions on how to respond or deny the parking notice of fine.
    YOU MAY ADMIT THE VIOLATION BY PAYMENT OF A FINE OF $20.00 WITHIN 30 DAYS OR $30.00 THEREAFTER. THE FINE FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITY PARKING VIOLATIONS ARE $200.00 IF PAID WITHIN 30 DAYS AND $200 THEREAFTER. YOU MAY DENY THIS CHARGE BY APPEARING AT THE PARKING ENFORCEMENT BUREAU AT THE MASON CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT OR AT THE OFFICE OF THE MASON CITY CITY CLERK WITHIN 30 DAYS OF ISSUANCE.
    Fines may be paid by depositing the correct amount in the envelope and either mailing it or delivery to the Mason City Police Department, 78 South Georgia, or to the Mason City City Clerk’s office, 10 1st St. N.W.
    NOTICE: It may be illegal to park a vehicle upon the public streets, highways or parking lots within the City if there are four or more unpaid, unanswered Notices pending against the owner of such vehicle. Vehicle owners with unpaid notices will be turned over to the County Treasurer for collection. Vehicle owners with unpaid parking notices may be unable to register their vehicles until fines have been paid.
    (Ord. 12-17, 12-18-2012)
    Section 3: That all ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict with the provisions of this ordinance are hereby repealed.
    Section 4: If any section, provision, or part of this ordinance shall be adjudged to be invalid or unconstitutional, such adjudication shall not affect the validity of the Ordinance as a whole or any section thereof, or part thereof, not adjudged invalid or unconstitutional.

    Section 5: That said changes will become effective January 1, 2022.
    Section 6: This ordinance shall be in full force and effect upon its final passage, approval and publication as required by law.
    PASSED AND APPROVED this 21st day of December, 2012.

    /s/Bill Schickel Bill Schickel, Mayor
    ATTEST:

    /s/Aaron Burnett
    Aaron Burnett, City Clerk

    1st consideration: November 16, 2021
    2nd consideration: December 7, 2021
    3rd consideration: December 21, 2021

    Publish 12-26-21
    Emailed 12-21-21

  63. NIT Publisher Reply Report comment

    December 22, 2021 at 10:42 am

    ORDINANCE NO. 21 – 15

    AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CITY CODE OF THE CITY OF MASON CITY, IOWA, BY REPEALING TITLE 1 “ADMINISTRATIVE”, CHAPTER 9 “MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS”, SECTION 5 IN ITS ENTIRETY AND ADOPTING A NEW SECTION 5 IN LIEU THERE OF, PERTAINING TO ELECTION WARDS AND PRECINCTS

    BE IT ORDAINED by the City Council of the City of Mason City, Iowa
    Section 1: That the City Code of the City of Mason City, Iowa, should be and the same is hereby amended by repealing Title 1 “Administrative”, Chapter 9 “Municipal Elections”, Section 5 in its entirety and adopting a new Section 5 in lieu thereof, pertaining to Election Wards and Precincts in as follows:
    “TITLE 1
    ADMINISTRATIVE
    CHAPTER 9
    MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS

    1-9-5: ELECTION WARDS AND PRECINCTS:

    A. WARD 1 PRECINCT 1: Beginning at the intersection of the North City Limits with U.S. Highway 65, thence Southeast along U.S. Highway 65 to North Federal Avenue, thence South along North Federal Avenue to 18th Street Northeast, thence East along 18th Street Northeast to North Pennsylvania Avenue, thence South along North Pennsylvania Avenue to 11th Street Northeast, thence West along 11th Street Northeast to North Federal Avenue, thence South along North Federal Avenue to East State Street, thence East along East State Street to its intersection with South Virginia Avenue, thence Northerly then West along unnamed, paved East Park road to 4th Street Northeast, thence West along 4th Street Northeast to North Carolina Avenue, thence North along North Carolina Avenue to its intersection with the North City Limits, thence West along the City Limits to the point of beginning.

    WARD 1 PRECINCT 2: Beginning at the intersection of the North City Limits with North Carolina Avenue, thence South along North Carolina Avenue to 9th Street Northeast, thence East along 9th Street Northeast to Birch Drive, thence Southeast along Birch Drive to its intersection with the Canadian Pacific Railway tracks, thence northeasterly along the Canadian Pacific Railway tracks to its intersection with the North City Limits, thence West and North, thence East, North and West, thence North and West, following the City Limits line to the point of beginning.

    WARD 1 PRECINCT 3: Beginning at the intersection of the North City Limits with the Canadian Pacific Railway tracks, thence Southwesterly along the Canadian Pacific Railway tracks to Birch Drive, thence Northwest along Birch Drive to its intersection with 9th Street Northeast, thence West along 9th Street Northeast to its intersection with North Carolina Avenue, thence South along North Carolina Avenue to 4th Street Northeast, thence East along 4th Street Northeast to its intersection with the unnamed, paved East Park road, thence East along the unnamed, paved East Park road East and South to its intersection with East State Street, thence East along East State Street to South Indiana Avenue, thence South along South Indiana Avenue to 4th Street Southeast, thence East along 4th Street Southeast to its intersection with the East City Limits, thence North and West, and North and West, along the City Limits to the point of beginning.

    WARD 2 PRECINCT 1: Beginning at the intersection of the Union Pacific Railroad tracks with 12th Street Northwest, thence East along 12th Street Northwest to North Federal Avenue, thence South along North Federal Avenue to West State Street, thence West along West State Street to South Washington Avenue, thence South along South Washington Avenue to 2nd Street Southwest, thence West along 2nd Street Southwest to the intersection of South Monroe Avenue and 2nd Street Southwest, thence continuing West along a line extending from the intersection of 2nd Street Southwest and South Monroe Avenue to the Union Pacific Railroad tracks, thence North along the Union Pacific Railroad tracks to the point of beginning.

    WARD 2 PRECINCT 2: Beginning at the intersection of the West City Limits with 4th Street Southwest, thence East along 4th Street Southwest to South Pierce Avenue, thence North along South Pierce Avenue to 2nd Street Southwest, thence East along 2nd Street Southwest to South Taylor Avenue, thence North along South Taylor Avenue to West State Street, thence East along West State Street to Linden Drive, thence Southeasterly along Linden Drive to 2nd Street Southwest, thence East along 2nd Street Southwest to South Jackson Avenue, thence North along South Jackson Avenue to 1st Street Southwest, thence East along 1st Street Southwest to the Union Pacific Railroad tracks, thence North along the Union Pacific Railroad tracks to 6th Street Northwest, thence West along 6th Street Northwest to North Tyler Avenue, thence North along North Tyler Avenue to 8th Street Northwest, thence West along 8th Street Northwest to North Pierce Avenue, thence North along North Pierce Avenue to 12th Street Northwest, thence West along 12th Street Northwest to North Taft Avenue, thence North along North Taft Avenue to 15th Street Northwest, thence West along 15th Street Northwest to North Taft Avenue, thence North along North Taft Avenue to its intersection with the North City Limits, thence West and South along City Limits and then West and South again along the City Limits to the point of beginning.

    WARD 2 PRECINCT 3: Beginning at the intersection of the North City Limits with North Taft Avenue, thence South along North Taft Avenue to 15th Street Northwest, thence East along 15th Street Northwest to North Taft Avenue, thence South along North Taft Avenue to 12th Street Northwest, thence East along 12th Street Northwest to North Pierce Avenue, thence South along North Pierce Avenue to 8th Street Northwest, thence East along 8th Street Northwest to North Tyler Avenue, thence South along North Tyler Avenue to 6th Street Northwest, thence East along 6th Street Northwest to the Union Pacific Railroad tracks, thence North along the Union Pacific Railroad tracks to 12th Street Northwest, thence East along 12th Street Northwest to North Federal Avenue, thence South along North Federal Avenue to 11th Street Northeast, thence East along 11th Street Northeast to North Pennsylvania Avenue, thence North along North Pennsylvania Avenue to 18th Street Northeast, thence West along 18th Street Northeast to North Federal Avenue, thence North along North Federal Avenue to U.S. Highway 65 to its intersection with the North City Limits, thence West and South along the City Limits to the point of beginning.

    WARD 3 PRECINCT 1: Beginning at the intersection of South Washington Avenue and West State Street, thence East along West State Street to East State Street to its intersection with South Indiana Avenue, thence South along South Indiana Avenue to 4th Street Southeast, thence West along 4th Street Southeast to South Louisiana Avenue, thence South along South Louisiana Avenue to 6th Street Southeast, thence West along 6th Street Southeast to South Federal Avenue, thence North along South Federal Avenue to 4th Street Southwest, thence West along 4th Street Southwest to South Washington Avenue, thence North along South Washington Avenue to the point of beginning.

    WARD 3 PRECINCT 2: Beginning at the point of intersection of the South City Limits with the Union Pacific Railroad tracks which pass along the West side of Georgia Hanford Park, thence West to the intersection of 27th Street Southwest and South Federal Avenue, thence North along South Federal Avenue to 22nd Street Southeast, thence East along 22nd Street Southeast to South Pennsylvania Avenue, thence North along South Pennsylvania Avenue to 12th Street Southeast, thence West along 12th Street Southeast to South Federal Avenue, thence North along South Federal Avenue to the Canadian Pacific Railway tracks, thence East along the Canadian Pacific Railway tracks to a point from South Pennsylvania Avenue extended South to intersect with the Canadian Pacific Railway tracks, thence North from said point to and along South Pennsylvania Avenue to 8th Place Southeast, thence East along 8th Place Southeast to South Jersey Avenue, thence South along South Jersey Avenue to 9th Street Southeast, thence East along 9th Street Southeast to South Georgia Avenue, thence North along South Georgia Avenue to 6th Street Southeast, thence East along 6th Street Southeast to South Virginia Avenue, thence South along South Virginia Avenue to 19th Street Southeast, thence West along 19th Street Southeast to the former Union Pacific Railroad property now owned by the City of Mason City for trail purposes, thence South along the former Union Pacific Railroad property to its intersection with the South City Limits, thence West along the City Limits to the point of beginning.

    WARD 3 PRECINCT 3: Beginning at the intersection of the South City Limits with the former Union Pacific Railroad property now owned by the City of Mason City for trail purposes, thence North along the former Union Pacific Railroad property to 19th Street Southeast, thence East along 19th Street Southeast to South Virginia Avenue, thence North along South Virginia Avenue to 6th Street Southeast, thence East along 6th Street Southeast to South Louisiana Avenue, thence North along South Louisiana Avenue to 4th Street Southeast, thence East along 4th Street Southeast to its intersection with the East City Limits, thence South and West and South and West again, along the City Limits to the point of beginning.

    WARD 4 PRECINCT 1: Beginning at the intersection of South Pierce Avenue with 2nd Street Southwest, thence East along 2nd Street Southwest to South Taylor Avenue, thence North along South Taylor Avenue to West State Street, thence East along West State Street to Linden Drive, thence Southeasterly along Linden Drive to 2nd Street Southwest thence easterly along 2nd Street Southwest to South Jackson Avenue, thence North along South Jackson Avenue to 1st Street Southwest, thence East along 1st Street Southwest to the Union Pacific Railroad tracks, thence South along the Union Pacific Railroad tracks to the intersection of the Union Pacific Railroad tracks and a line extending West from the intersection of 2nd Street Southwest and South Monroe Avenue, thence East along said line to the intersection of 2nd Street Southwest and South Monroe Avenue, thence East along 2nd Street Southwest to South Washington Avenue, thence South along South Washington Avenue to 4th Street Southwest, thence East along 4th Street Southwest to South Federal Avenue, thence South along South Federal Avenue to 6th Street Southeast, thence East along 6th street Southeast to South Georgia Avenue, thence South along South Georgia Avenue to 9th Street Southeast, thence West along 9th Street Southeast to South Jersey Avenue, thence North along South Jersey Avenue to 8th Place Southeast, thence West along 8th Place Southeast to South Pennsylvania Avenue, thence South along South Pennsylvania Avenue extended South to a point intersecting with the Canadian Pacific Railway tracks, thence West along the Canadian Pacific Railway tracks to South Federal Avenue, thence South along South Federal Avenue to 12th Street Southeast, thence East along 12th Street Southeast to South Pennsylvania Avenue, thence South along South Pennsylvania Avenue to 19th Street Southeast, thence West along 19th Street Southeast to South Federal Avenue, thence North along South Federal Avenue to 15th Street Southwest, thence West and North along 15th Street Southwest to the intersection of South Monroe Avenue, thence South along South Monroe Avenue to the intersection of the Union Pacific Railroad tracks, thence North along the Union Pacific Railroad tracks to the intersection of the Canadian Pacific Railway tracks, thence West along the Canadian Pacific Railway tracks to Cheslea Creek, thence North along Cheslea Creek to 4th Street Southwest, thence East along 4th Street Southwest to South Pierce Avenue, thence North along South Pierce Avenue to the point of beginning.

    WARD 4 PRECINCT 2: Beginning at the point of intersection of the South City Limits with a line extending South from the South end of South Pierce Avenue, thence North along said line to beginning of South end of South Pierce Avenue and continuing North along South Pierce Avenue to the intersection of 19th Street Southwest, thence West along 19th Street Southwest to Cheslea Creek, thence North along Cheslea Creek to the Canadian Pacific Railway tracks, thence East along the Canadian Pacific Railway tracks to the intersection of the Union Pacific Railroad tracks, thence Southeast along the East fork of the Union Pacific Railroad tracks to South Monroe Avenue, thence North along South Monroe Avenue to the intersection of 15th Street Southwest, thence South and East along 15th Street Southwest to South Federal Avenue, thence South along South Federal Avenue to 19th Street Southeast, thence East along 19th Street Southeast to South Pennsylvania Avenue, thence South along South Pennsylvania Avenue to 22nd Street Southeast, thence West along 22nd Street Southeast to South Federal Avenue, thence South along South Federal Avenue to the intersection of 27th Street Southwest and South Federal Avenue, thence East from the intersection of 27th Street Southwest and South Federal Avenue to the intersection of the City Limits and the Union Pacific Railroad, thence South, West, South, East, South and West around the City Limits to the point of beginning.

    WARD 4 PRECINCT 3: Beginning at the intersection of the West City Limits with 4th Street Southwest, thence East along 4th Street Southwest to Cheslea Creek, thence South along Cheslea Creek to 19th Street Southwest, thence East along 19th Street Southwest to South Pierce Avenue, thence South along South Pierce Avenue to the Southern end of South Pierce Avenue, thence South to the point of its intersection with a line extending South from the end of South Pierce Avenue to its intersection with the South City Limits, thence West and North and West and North again, along the City Limits to the point of beginning.

    Section 2: That all ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict with the provisions of this Ordinance are hereby repealed.
    Section 3: If any section, provision or part of this Ordinance shall be adjudge to be invalid or unconstitutional, such adjudication shall not affect the validity of the Ordinance as a whole, or any section thereof, or part thereof, not adjudged invalid or unconstitutional.
    Section 4: This ordinance shall be in full force and effect upon its final passage, approval and publication as required by law.

    PASSED AND APPROVED this 21st day of December, 2021.

    /s/Bill Schickel
    Bill Schickel, Mayor
    ATTEST:

    /s/Aaron Burnett
    Aaron Burnett, City Clerk

    First Consideration: November 16 2021
    Second Consideration: December 7, 2021
    Final Consideration: December 21, 2021

  64. NIT Publisher Reply Report comment

    December 22, 2021 at 10:23 am

    DOCUMENT 00 11 13

    NOTICE TO BIDDERS / NOTICE OF HEARING

    Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by the City of Mason City, at City Hall, 10 1st Street NW, Mason City, Iowa, 50401 before 2:00 p.m. on the 25th day of January, 2022, at which time and place (City Hall, 10 1st Street NW, Mason City, Iowa 50401) they will be publicly opened and read aloud for the Mason Creek Culvert Replacement – Virginia Avenue.

    Bids will be considered by the City Council at a meeting to be held in the Mason City Room, Mason City Public Library, 225 2nd Street SE, Mason City, Iowa beginning at 7:00 p.m., on the 1st day of February, 2022, and will be acted upon at such time and place or at such later time and place as may then be fixed. Prior thereto, at said time and place, a public hearing will also be held on the proposed plans, specifications, form of contract, and estimate of costs for said improvements. At said hearing, the Council will also receive and consider any objections to said plans and specifications, form of contract or to the estimated cost of said improvement made by any interested party.

    Due to public health concerns related to COVID-19, this meeting is being held electronically in accordance with Iowa Code Section 21.8. The public may access the meeting electronically by Internet or by phone through access information posted on the meeting agenda, available on the city’s website at least 24 hours prior to the meeting.

    Please check the posted agenda in advance of the February 1, 2022 meeting for any updates to the manner in which the public may access the hearing.

    The Mason Creek Culvert Replacement – Virginia Avenue includes the replacement of two 48-inch culverts, and associated pavement and incidental utility structures.

    The construction proposed consists of, but is not limited to the following work items:

    Topsoil, Off-Site 30 CY
    Exploratory Excavation 50 CY
    Removal of Storm Sewer 466 LF
    Subbase, Modified 180 TON
    Base, Oversize Rock 100 TON
    Rock Excavation 10 CY
    Replacement of Unsuitable Backfill 10 CY
    BT-3 Bars 80 EA
    Remove Pavement, PCC 510 SY
    Pavement, PCC, 6″ 510 SY
    Remove Manhole, Sanitary 1 EA
    Manhole, SW-301, Sanitary, 72” 1 EA
    Relocate Water Valve 1 EA
    Intake, Storm Sewer, SW-501 1 EA
    Precast Concrete Box Culvert, 10’x4′ 233 LF
    Concrete Box Culvert Bent Section 1 EA
    Precast Box Culvert End Section 2 EA
    Connection to Box Culvert 2 EA
    Erosion/Sediment Control 1 LS
    Temporary Traffic Control 1 LS
    Revetment, Class E 120 TON
    Seeding, Permanent 15 SQ
    Mobilization 1 LS

    Method of construction shall be by contract and all work is to be done in strict compliance with Plans and Specifications prepared by Short Elliott Hendrickson (SEH) which are now on file for public examination in the office of City Clerk located at Mason City-City Hall. Bid Form, Plans, and Specifications may be obtained from SEH, 215 North Adams, Mason City, Iowa 50401. A deposit of $100.00 will be required for the Plans and Specifications, refundable if returned in an unmarked, reusable condition within fourteen (14) days after the award of the contract.

    The kinds of materials proposed to be used and approximate amounts are as set out in the “Bid Form” which by this reference is made a part of this notice.

    Each bid shall be sealed in an envelope marked “Bid for Mason Creek Culvert Replacement – Virginia Avenue, Mason City, Iowa.” Each bid must be accompanied in a separate envelope by a bidding check or bid bond in an amount equal to ten percent (10%) of the bid price for the base bid plus alternate of the low cost alternate included in the bid form. The bid security shall be in the form of a cashier’s check or certified check drawn on a state-chartered or federally chartered bank, or a certified share draft drawn on a state-chartered or federally chartered credit union, or a bidder’s bond with corporate surety satisfactory to the City. The bid security shall be made payable to the City of Mason City, Iowa, as security that the bidder will furnish the required bonds and enter into a contract within ten (10) working days, excluding Saturday, Sunday and holidays, after award of the contract to him.

    Bidders shall not be permitted to withdraw their bids for a period of thirty (30) days after the same are opened.

    Work under the proposed Contract shall commence no later than May 2, 2022.
    All paving work shall be substantially complete in 40 working days.
    Substantial completion is defined as follows: All work is complete except for turf restoration and minor cleanup of the project site.
    The City of Mason City, in accordance with the provisions of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (78 Stat. 252, 42 U.S.C. §§ 2000d to 2000d-4) and the Regulations, hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure that any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises will be afforded full and fair opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, or national origin in consideration for an award.

    Prospective bidders’ or contractor’s attention is specifically called to the Mason City Human Rights Commission Specifications which mandates that female and minority business enterprises shall be afforded the maximum opportunity to participate in the performance of this project. Prospective bidders’ or contractor’s attention is also directed to the fact that the Mason City Human Rights Commission will notify firms designated as Minority, Women, and/or Disadvantaged Business Enterprises, of this project and determine if they are interested in participating as subcontractors for this project. Prospective bidders or contractors shall then be notified by the Commission of those interested parties.

    The established DBE goal for this project is 0% of the total amount bid.

    This Work shall be subject to minimum wages and labor standards in accordance with Iowa State law.

    By virtue of statutory authority, preference will be given to products and provisions grown and coal produced within the State of Iowa.

    In accordance with Iowa statutes, a resident bidder shall be allowed a preference as against a nonresident bidder from a state or foreign country if that state or foreign country gives or requires any preference to bidders from that state or foreign country, including but not limited to any preference to bidders, the imposition of any type of labor force preference, or any other form of preferential treatment to bidders or laborers from that state or foreign country. The preference allowed shall be equal to the preference given or required by the state or foreign country in which the nonresident bidder is a resident. In the instance of a resident labor force preference, a nonresident bidder shall apply the same resident labor force preference to a public improvement in this state as would be required in the construction of a public improvement by the state or foreign country in which the nonresident bidder is a resident.

    Bidders shall be expected to comply with Chapters 91C and 103A of the Code of Iowa concerning the registration and bonding of construction contractors and the successful bidder shall be required to supply the City of Mason City with proof of said compliance.

    Payment to the contractor will be made in cash, the proceeds of bonds, notes or project notes, or from the payment of special assessments not pledged to the payment of Special Assessment Bonds, and in cash derived from the sale of Special Assessment Bonds, to be issued in accordance with Chapter 384 of the Code of Iowa, 2019, and in particular, Section 384.68 of said Code, in anticipation of the collection of said special assessments, an estimate of such assessments being on file with the City Clerk, said bonds to be sold by the City at not less than the par value thereof, plus accrued interest. Any deficiency between the amount of the contract price of said improvements and the amount of proceeds from the payment of unpledged special assessments and from the sale of said Special Assessment Bonds shall be paid from the proceeds of the issuance and sale of General Obligation Bonds, as may be legally issued and/or from such other funds as may be legally used for such purposes.

    Payment will be made to the contractor in the amount of one hundred percent (100%) of the contract value, following the thirty (30) day period from the City Council’s acceptance of work, subject to the conditions and in accordance with the provisions of Chapters 26 and 573 of the Code of Iowa, as needed. The contractor will be paid each month, ninety-five percent (95%) of the engineer’s estimate of the value of acceptable work completed at the end of the preceding month.

    The bidder’s attention is called to the prompt payment to the subcontractors under Chapter 573.12 of the Code of Iowa.

    Plans and specifications governing the construction of the proposed improvements have been prepared by SEH, 215 North Adams, Mason City, Iowa, which plans and specifications, and also prior proceedings of the Mason City, Iowa, City Council referring to and defining said proposed improvements, are hereby made a part of this notice and the proposed contract by reference, and the proposed contract shall be executed in compliance therewith.

    Copies of said plans and specifications are now on file in the office of the City Clerk, for examination by bidders.

    All bids shall NOT include Iowa Sales Tax for materials used in the project. Upon award, the successful bidder shall immediately provide a listing of subcontractors and associated Federal ID or Social Security Numbers for both the contractor and subcontractors. The City will register the contractor and subcontractors with the Iowa Department of Revenue and will provide appropriate certificates to the contractor for distribution and use.

    The City of Mason City, Iowa reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any irregularities or informalities in bids or bidding.

    Published upon order of the City Council of the City of Mason City, Iowa.

    /s/Aaron Burnett
    Aaron Burnett, City Clerk

    PUBLISH 1-19-22
    EMAILED 12-21-21

  65. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 22, 2021 at 6:26 am

    The Daily Beast:
    Bette Midler’s West Virginia Insults Expose an Ugly Brand of Liberal Elitism.

    • RAG Reply Report comment

      December 28, 2021 at 5:54 pm

      THE DAILY BEAST IS A RAG. YOU ARE TOO. YOU SAY WORSE THINGS ABOUT BIDEN EVERY DAY. I WOULDN’T CALL YOU ELITE BECAUSE THAT WOULD INSULT TRULY ELITE PEOPLE, AND BECAUSE YOU ARE A BOTTOM FEEDING MORON.

  66. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 22, 2021 at 6:21 am

    Your Wife’s.

  67. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 21, 2021 at 6:59 pm

    WW3, coming to an area near you.
    Russian Citizens Are Now Being Prepped for Nuclear War.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 21, 2021 at 7:17 pm

      CNN:
      Checkmate. Putin has the West cornered.

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        December 21, 2021 at 7:18 pm

        Newsweek
        Bullish China Warns U.S. Unification With Taiwan Unstoppable by ‘Any Force’

        • Anonymous Reply Report comment

          December 21, 2021 at 7:38 pm

          As Brandon watches and whispers…don’t do that and send my check to Brother Jim

  68. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    December 21, 2021 at 4:56 pm

    CNN says: The Ports Are So Backed Up Halloween Costumes are Still Coming Through Them.

    • The Road King Reply Report comment

      December 21, 2021 at 6:40 pm

      Last I checked your colon was so backed up Halloween candy was still coming out. yummy

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        December 21, 2021 at 7:01 pm

        Leave the Harleys out of it. That’s a man’s bike, not a homos.

        • Anonymous Reply Report comment

          December 22, 2021 at 6:19 am

          Yeap! Harley’s built in China.

          • Anonymous

            December 22, 2021 at 6:21 am

            Which one?

          • Anonymous

            December 23, 2021 at 8:26 am

            Okay Japan. Sorry!

  69. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    December 21, 2021 at 4:45 pm

    Stop drastically lowering the quality of this board with your probably endless and most certainly pointless complaining about your persistent inability to romantically bond with women, nobody here requires the daily dose of your pathetic arguments and idiotic delusions you so readily provide to us day after day.

    The fact you are lonely has nothing to do with anyone here and should not be a point of concern for any person browsing this board; your devastating failure is only a result of you being a poor, ugly, smelly, mentally unwell, unbelievably boring and fully unromantic loser without any ability to flirt with women and most certainly a loser lacking in the field of self-improvement capability.

    You’ll never change the way your life has gone and you’re such a sore loser you cannot even admit it and simply go past that unfortunate defeat of yours, you instead have decided to sit on this extremely toxic board and poison everybody else’s minds with the utterly irrelevant issue of you not being able to breed.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 21, 2021 at 4:58 pm

      Were you looking in the mirror when you typed that?

  70. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 21, 2021 at 4:13 pm

    There is no GOD! Why you Thanking HE/SHE?

  71. Grand Dragon Zaid Reply Report comment

    December 21, 2021 at 2:52 pm

    Freaking immigrants

    How’s about you try your hand at your own country like a real man instead of milking off the successes of white people in other countries. My forefathers didn’t work their tails off and fight in wars for you to come to America and have easy street with a dirty towel on your head bitching about insensitivity. Forget that, neither did any other European country. You stay right there and toil in your own land, do something there you little bitch. Don’t try to blow up Israel either bc your spiteful resentment of their success.

  72. Mason City Realtor Reply Report comment

    December 21, 2021 at 11:16 am

    Day #1xx of Vance Jorgenson’s war on Mason City, when is someone going to do something about that eyesore of a dung heap of a building of his? someone do something!

  73. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 21, 2021 at 10:26 am

    With Chris Wallace now leaving Fox, Homer Simpson is now the smartest person still on Fox

    • Homer Reply Report comment

      December 21, 2021 at 10:40 am

      jealous you can’t clean their toilets

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        December 22, 2021 at 3:55 pm

        I wouldn’t take the one thing that is meaningful in your life from you so I wouldn’t want to clean their toilets.

  74. IdaMae Reply Report comment

    December 20, 2021 at 9:39 pm

    Giants Legend Lawrence Taylor Arrested for Failing to Register as a Sex Offender.

    • IdaMaeNowFromPocatello Reply Report comment

      December 21, 2021 at 1:18 am

      Are you always trying to get somewhere other than were you are? Is most of your doing a means to an end? Is fulfilment always just around the corner or confined to short lived pleasures?…Unease, anxiety, tension, stress, worry – all forms of fear, are caused by too much future and not enough present – guilt, regret, resentment, sadness, bitterness and forms of non-forgiveness are caused by too much past and not enough present.

      • Colorado Lawman Reply Report comment

        December 21, 2021 at 8:09 am

        That’s People Envy The Early Riser, to a T

        • Anonymous Reply Report comment

          December 21, 2021 at 9:23 am

          Better throw in an answer from your other moniker, Peas & Tater so you can answer yourself with all your personalities Sybil.

          • Peace N Taytor

            December 21, 2021 at 11:14 am

            Shut the hell up

          • Anonymous

            December 21, 2021 at 5:11 pm

            His name should be Secil, they could be twins.

  75. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 20, 2021 at 9:22 pm

    U.S. News & World Report says, Bidens Approval Hits Historic Low.

  76. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 20, 2021 at 6:34 pm

    Thank You Brandon!

  77. NIT Publisher Reply Report comment

    December 20, 2021 at 6:08 pm

    You are jumping the gun. Just wait and see.

    • People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

      December 20, 2021 at 9:11 pm

      CNN says, The Democratic retirement floodgates just burst open.

  78. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    December 20, 2021 at 12:20 pm

    CBS News Flash:
    The cost of food is going up dramatically.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 20, 2021 at 3:37 pm

      Especially chicken tenders!

      • People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

        December 20, 2021 at 4:24 pm

        Change your diet, Korn King hot dogs are still $1.00

      • People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

        December 20, 2021 at 5:27 pm

        Give me, give me, chicken tendies
        Be they crispy, or from Wendy’s
        Spend my hard-earned good boy points
        On Kid’s Meal ball pit burger joints

        Mommy lifts me to the car
        To find me tendies near and far
        Enjoy my tasty tendie treats
        In comfy big boy booster seats

        McDonald’s, Hardee’s, Popeye’s, Cane’s
        But of my tendies none remains
        She tries to make me take a nappy
        But sleeping doesn’t make me happy

        Tendies are the only food
        That puts me in the napping mood
        I’ll scream, I’ll shout, I’ll make a fuss
        I’ll scratch, I’ll bite, I’ll even cuss!

        Tendies are my heart’s desire
        Fueled by raging, hungry fire
        Mommy sobs, and wails, and cries
        But tears aren’t tendies, nugs or fries

        My good boy points were fairly earned
        To buy the tendies that I’ve yearned
        But there’s no tendies on my plate
        Did mommy think that I’d just ate?!

        Tendies, tendies, get them now!
        You fat, ungrateful, sluggish sow!
        REEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!

        I screech while hurling into her eyes
        My foul-smell bowel-dwelling diaper surprise
        For she who is unpooped on is she who remembers:
        Never forget my chicken tendies!

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 20, 2021 at 5:24 pm

      rabbits and squirrels and birds are free to take. just go to the park and grab one.

    • NIT Publisher Reply Report comment

      December 20, 2021 at 6:09 pm

      Soup kitchen remains free, can you afford it?

      • People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

        December 20, 2021 at 7:18 pm

        I have been unfairly banned from the soup kitchen over a misunderstanding having to do with bathroom usage. If I FEEL like a little girl I CAN USE THE LITTLE GIRLS ROOM! Transphobic Racist Boomers.

        • Colorado Lawman Reply Report comment

          December 21, 2021 at 8:13 am

          If I ever see you coming out of the girls room, it will be “lights out”.

          • Anonymous

            December 22, 2021 at 3:58 pm

            oooooooo, I bet you like to play lights out in the bathroom dont you?

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        December 21, 2021 at 10:32 am

        TAX PAYERS can appparently

  79. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    December 20, 2021 at 9:34 am

    Did you know that the loudest τσιρίματα comes from the biggest Χοίρους?

  80. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 19, 2021 at 5:58 pm

    Not at the Border…….

  81. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 19, 2021 at 5:46 pm

    NBC News:
    Millions of Americans enrolled in Medicaid could lose their eligibility next month.

  82. Colorado Lawman Reply Report comment

    December 19, 2021 at 4:04 pm

    depends on how you measure “evil”. if it’s purely in numbers of people killed, i’d probably be typical and say Hitler, Stalin, Mao, Genghis Khan, Pinochet, etc. But they all were pretty much detached from the killings they did. it was all pure calculation to them, and they viewed what they were doing as a justified means to an end.

    the more “personal” killers definitely strike me as being more outright evil. Plenty to choose from, but for me personally i’d go Albert Fish and the Toolbox Murderers. absolutely deranged subhumans whose mere existence discounts the possibility of a benevolent higher power. im sure there are hundreds or maybe thousands of even more fooked up cases that we don’t even know about. hate to think about that shit, as if i don’t already have enough to be pessimistic about

  83. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    December 19, 2021 at 4:02 pm

    I hate you. I hate you for being lucky. I hate you for being so fortunate that your formative years weren’t ruined. I hate you for taking your life for granted. I’m a 25 year old man and I still have vivid relapses where I will sit for hours wondering if I should have fought the five guys who jumped me instead of run. To wonder if I would have died had I not run. To wonder if I had kicked that guy’s ass, would his friends come to kill me after. To be laughed at by two schools at once and insulted and undermined every day. To be insulted by women as I go through the hallway. To be harassed by groups of people younger than me.

    You are a piece of shit. I hate every one of you. The pain is unreal if i dwell on it for more than 10 seconds and I will sit there in a trance wishing for vengeance at the time it was happening. I will emerge in a hot sweat of anger and sometimes even smash my desk. The scar will not heal. No matter how much I lift. No matter how much sex I have. No matter how much money I make. It will always tarnish my wellbeing.

    • John L. Reply Report comment

      December 19, 2021 at 5:50 pm

      If I remember correctly, it was five girls that jumped you, because you were hiding in the girls restroom. And you piss and moan because you can’t get a girl.

  84. J. Edgar Reply Report comment

    December 19, 2021 at 12:30 pm

    What do they care about legal?

  85. NIT Publisher Reply Report comment

    December 19, 2021 at 11:58 am

    USA is already a bizarro world of democrazy. Capitalism-bred, gun-nut society, dog-eat-dog lifestyle made the citizens nuts, some don’t want to participate anymore. Two-tier justice system. Top crust of vampires who trample on the rest of us. Men beat down by feminism and woke culture. Rampant corruption carried out in broad daylight. A Constitution out of date with modern world. Merica.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 19, 2021 at 12:52 pm

      Noticed you didn’t list the corrupt media

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        December 19, 2021 at 2:16 pm

        incrimination?

        • Anonymous Reply Report comment

          December 19, 2021 at 5:56 pm

          blinded by the truth

        • Anonymous Reply Report comment

          December 19, 2021 at 7:30 pm

          It must be maddening for you (and a few others) to always know the truth; then because of your great intelligence, you must dispense that truth to the ignorant and illiterate masses. Too bad you are relegated to a small mid-western town in the middle of nowhere. You should have your own castle.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 19, 2021 at 9:29 pm

      ” A Constitution out of date with modern world.”

      The Constitution holds up quite well. What doesn’t, is the idiocy of liberals. When their whole existence is about making others dependent on government, they’re truly pushing doom.

      The Constitution has safe guards to quell this behavior, but with liberals in control, and the spine being removed from conservatives due to years of indoctrination, it is ignored or just not enforced.

      The liberals chip away at our liberties and freedoms till it is common to not have them, just look at California.

      In closing, I will say, it is not the Constitution that is outdated, it is the elitist thinking of the Democratic Party/liberals that wants to “go back” to a ruling class, and the ruled class.

      • NIT Publisher Reply Report comment

        December 19, 2021 at 9:50 pm

        Who’s dependent on Government more than the rich elitist class basking in free handouts, subsidies, kickbacks, freebies, giveaways, paychecks? (SEE: Charles Grassley, for example, and many, many countless more)

        • Anonymous Reply Report comment

          December 20, 2021 at 2:54 pm

          SEE all the Democrats on the list:

          This list of members of the United States Congress by longevity of service includes representatives and senators who have served for at least 36 years, in the House, the Senate, or both combined.

          1. John Dingell (Dem) (59 years, 21 days) (Democrat)

          2. Robert Byrd (Dem) (57 years, 176 days) (Democrat)

          3. Carl Hayden (56 years, 319 days) (Democrat)

          4. Daniel Inouye (53 years, 118 days) (Democrat)

          5. Jamie Whitten (53 years, 60 days) (Democrat)

          6. John Conyers (52 years, 336 days) (Democrat)

          7. Carl Vinson (50 years, 61 days) (Democrat)

          8. Emanuel Celler (49 years, 305 days) (Democrat)

          9. Don Young (48 years, 289 days) (First Republican on the list, still active)

          10. Sam Rayburn (48 years, 257 days) (Democrat)

          11. Sidney R. Yates (48 years, 0 days) (Democrat)

          12. Strom Thurmond (47 years, 159 days) (Identified as both Democrat and Republican during time in Congress)

          13. Wright Patman (47 years, 3 days)(Democrat)

          14. Patrick Leahy (46 years, 351 days) (Democrat, still active)

          15. Chuck Grassley (46 years, 351 days) (Republican, still active)

          There are more, I just went to the ONE you mentioned.

          Out of the total list of those with more than 36 years,(115 people on that list), 38 are Republican, including muti-party(follows).

          Identify/identified as BOTH Democrat and Republican
          Strom Thurmond, Richard Shelby

          Identify/identified as Whig, Republican
          Justin Smith Morrill

          Identify/identified as Anti-Administration, Democrat-Republican
          Nathaniel Macon

          Identify/identified as Oppositionist, Republican
          John Sherman

          Identify/identified as Democrat-Republican, Democrat
          Samual Smith

          Identify/identified as Republican, Independent
          George W. Norris

  86. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 19, 2021 at 10:39 am

    What’s wrong with Venezuela? Beautiful people, Amazing climate, Awesome food. #fdt

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 19, 2021 at 12:53 pm

      pack your bags

    • People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

      December 19, 2021 at 2:11 pm

      Don’t let the screen door hit you on the way out.

  87. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 19, 2021 at 10:32 am

    LMFAO! Go to YOUTUBE and search rednecks for trump! Mudding in their 4×4’s and getting drunk! DOES NOT GET BETTER THAN THAT! tRumpTARD rePUBICan!

  88. Donkey Girl Reply Report comment

    December 18, 2021 at 8:03 pm

    Everyone chant this with me

    LETS GO DOMINION!
    LETS GO DOMINION!
    LETS GO DOMINION!

    • People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

      December 19, 2021 at 3:19 pm

      Nervous Donkeys – Democratic Party Leaders Are Panicking, Preparing For Probable Red Wave In 2022 Midterms

  89. Donkey Girl Reply Report comment

    December 18, 2021 at 6:20 pm

    Any wild guess why Donald Trump is going stark raving mad today?

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 18, 2021 at 8:54 pm

      What is racketeering, for $500, Alex?

  90. NIT Publisher Reply Report comment

    December 18, 2021 at 12:06 pm

    PUBLISHED MEETING
    12/20/2021, 5:30 PM
    Mason City Community School District | Board of Education | Mohawk Performance Hall in the FEMA Safe Room located on the Mason City High School Campus

  91. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    December 18, 2021 at 11:51 am

    No one should ever work.

    Work is the source of nearly all the misery in the world. Almost any evil you’d care to name comes from working or from living in a world designed for work. In order to stop suffering, we have to stop working.

    That doesn’t mean we have to stop doing things. It does mean creating a new way of life based on play; in other words, a ludic conviviality, commensality, and maybe even art. There is more to play than child’s play, as worthy as that is. I call for a collective adventure in generalized joy and freely interdependent exuberance. Play isn’t passive. Doubtless we all need a lot more time for sheer sloth and slack than we ever enjoy now, regardless of income or occupation, but once recovered from employment-induced exhaustion nearly all of us want to act. Oblomovism and Stakhanovism are two sides of the same debased coin.

    The ludic life is totally incompatible with existing reality. So much the worse for “reality,” the gravity hole that sucks the vitality from the little in life that still distinguishes it from mere survival. Curiously — or maybe not — all the old ideologies are conservative because they believe in work. Some of them, like Marxism and most brands of anarchism, believe in work all the more fiercely because they believe in so little else.

    By “idle” is meant something like “not productive.” Chimps are not “productive,” but they have stable social organization, sex relations, etc. Far moreso than humans.

    Whatever “narcissism” is here is what you have for being an inbred animal.

  92. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 18, 2021 at 11:45 am

    IF we didn’t know better, one would think that the mainstream networks were all being controlled by Joseph Goebbels.

  93. Colorado Lawman Reply Report comment

    December 17, 2021 at 10:04 pm

    It’s not the jews, it’s not reptiles, it’s not the illuminati. It’s simple. Corporations and government are designed for people in charge to defect, it’s game theory, those systems have been designed to exploit the evil & corruption of humanity. They are exploiting for profit, power & in order to level up on the social ladder.

    It could have been designed by long noses via the protocols or the systems just got exploited because corruption & evil traits bring you to the top faster.

    Anyways, now they are accelerating and coming after our freedom, so we got 3 choices:

    1. fight
    2. build alternatives and opt out of their clown world
    3. obey

    The majority will obey because of social pressure, fear of standing out from their groups, fear or being ostracized (we call those npcs).

    Good Luck losers.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 17, 2021 at 8:25 pm

      Off duty..let’s check in on DA’s who won’t do their job

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        December 18, 2021 at 3:57 pm

        police that break the law should get double the time. police that break the law while on duty should be a felony.

        • Anonymous Reply Report comment

          December 18, 2021 at 9:11 pm

          They had him off duty for a couple days then it was back to work.

  94. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    December 17, 2021 at 4:44 pm

    Greek here, I feel bad for all the roaches who were pissing on us during the pay denbts times. They will realise soon enough how fooking bad things are gonna get. They probably already have.

    Because we Greeks are not scum of the earth, I will provide some tips based on what I’ve seen.

    Basically, your only play is to immigrate. You can try staying in Iowa, but if your family is unable to provide for you because your parents lost their jobs or whatever, it’s gonna get ugly. Especially if you can’t find a job to support them. Therefore, my advice is to flee.

    California is a big meme honestly. They are not really better off than the average state, but it should be a good option if you have family or friends already established there. First option should be Colorado, then Utah, Arizona, New Mexico. The rest are honestly pretty much the same.

    If you go through official channels, getting an apartment should be a matter of time. If you have a degree, you show potential towards recruiters, prove you can work hard and do as you’re told, you can even find a good job eventually.

    At the start, it will be menial work, either at a factory or at a warehouse. It doesn’t matter. In the meantime, you will be working towards your language and trying to utilise your degree to find something better. This will take you 6 to 12 months depending on your education and skillset. If you are an average joe with low to middle education, this will take years. It’s gonna suck, but you will have an ok paying job while you are building for something better.

    It will need dedication and a proper mindset to prove to the locals you are not a piece of sh1t gibsmedat immigrant. Once you get the reputation of a good worker, you will definitely move up.

    TLDR: just move, the start is gonna suck depending on your levels of workplace tolerance, but if you are desperate for work, it’s pretty ok. If you stay in the mason sh1tty ghetto and go only for gibs, it will be hell on earth.

  95. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 17, 2021 at 4:34 pm

    Inflation is the worst that could ever happen to poor people. They live from paycheck to paycheck and can barely survive as it is. Now shit rises in price 20% per year while their wages usually don’t. The wages will rise too at some point, but not enough to cover inflation.

    Rich people are in assets and they can also be hurt by inflation if they play it wrong, but it doesn’t matter. If there is 1000% inflation and I have 100 million on my account in cash, I will still have a purchasing power of 10 million afterwards. Doesn’t really change anything for rich people.

    Unless you get hyperinflation, but then still rich people are in a unique position to protect themselves, while 90% of the masses will lose everything they ever owned while standing hours in line for a loaf of bread.

    • Colorado Lawman Reply Report comment

      December 17, 2021 at 8:24 pm

      The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania released a budget model saying that, on average, Americans will be forced to spend $3,500 more this year so that they can sustain their level of consumption from the past two years – 2019 and 2020.

  96. Colorado Lawman Reply Report comment

    December 17, 2021 at 1:49 pm

    President Biden has been adding to his Christmas wish list since taking office. After passing a $1.9 Trillion COVID relief spending package, and a $1.2 Trillion infrastructure spending bill, the President turned around and asked Congress for $3.75 Trillion more for his “Build Back Better” plan that House Democrats passed at an albeit shorter but no less dangerous $2.2 Trillion price tag.

  97. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    December 17, 2021 at 9:56 am

    Have you ever wondered how much earwax, earwigs push out of your ears at night while you’re sleeping? No wonder you toss and turn all night.

  98. Colorado Lawman Reply Report comment

    December 16, 2021 at 7:23 pm

    Walter Shaub unleashed on Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi for stating that members of Congress “should be allowed to participate” in stock trading. She has a net worth of over $100 million. She thinks it’s OK for members of Congress to trade stocks while having insider information.

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 17, 2021 at 8:31 am

      I agree with the Lawman for the first time ever. She is totally wrong on this and the blowback on her will be harsh from both sides.

      “This is so bad,” MSNBC host Chris Hayes said of Pelosi’s response. “Totally indefensible on the substance and the politics.”

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 17, 2021 at 8:31 pm

      Pelosi and her husband are absolute geniuses in the stock market. They haven’t ever lost money. How do you think Pelosi got her money?

      • NIT Publisher Reply Report comment

        December 18, 2021 at 11:56 am

        I actually don’t doubt Congress members figure out how to game the market using their insider knowledge. It’s beyond pathetic.

  99. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    December 16, 2021 at 5:55 pm

    55,942,218,000 Troy ounces of silver mined to date

    7,909,877,000 people alive (11/28/2021)

    If 100% of the people held silver 7.07 troy ounces per person

    1% of 7,909,877,000 is 79,098,770

    If 1% of the people held all the silver 707.24 troy ounces per person

    .
    What about GOLD?
    .

    6,471,816,681 Troy ounces of gold mined to date

    7,910,765,500 people alive (12/02/2021)

    If 100% of the people held gold 0.8181 troy ounces per person

    1% 0f 7,910,765,500 is 79,107,655

    If 1% of the people held all the gold 81.81 troy ounces per person

  100. Duke of Prunes Reply Report comment

    December 16, 2021 at 4:01 pm

    The days start getting longer next week.

  101. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 16, 2021 at 12:09 pm

    Okay Commie tRumpTARD!

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 16, 2021 at 12:18 pm

      It’s JORDAN! Idiot, tRumpTARD! That is how stupid you and tRumpTARDS are. School dropouts that can not spell and still believe in the ex lier in chief! Bend over for him BIATCH!

      • Anonymous Reply Report comment

        December 16, 2021 at 7:08 pm

        no matter how you spell it,,,you still hate the truth

  102. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 16, 2021 at 10:17 am

    If the normal median class family that will not receive at least $3500 in raises this coming year will be losing money because thats what the marxist regime in power will cost your family for INFLATION/TAX -thats not high budget items included. Glad you voted MARXIST? OR OR had your voted not counted by a commie!

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 16, 2021 at 10:18 am

      Ha ha ha ha ha

      • Colorado Lawman Reply Report comment

        December 16, 2021 at 1:55 pm

        thats easy for you to say while you’re sucking off the government tit.

        • Anonymous Reply Report comment

          December 16, 2021 at 3:08 pm

          Hmm, a voice of experience. From a guy that’s never worked.

  103. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 16, 2021 at 10:13 am

    Another traitor of our constitution gets caught red-handed! IDIOT JIM JORDAN!

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 16, 2021 at 7:06 pm

      How bout Schiff altering emails and giving them to congress?

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 19, 2021 at 10:00 pm

      As Article III, Section 3 of the Constitution specifies, “Treason against the United States shall consist only in levying war against them, or in adhering to their enemies, giving them aid and comfort.”

      The Founders went out of their way to define treason narrowly because they knew how it had been repeatedly abused in the past.

      Treason is, in some respects, the most specific crime in our legal system — and certainly among the hardest to prove. It’s also the only crime that can be used as the basis for expatriating a natural-born American citizen.

      Because of this history, a lot of things that might seem or feel like treason to casual observers do not, in fact, come close. In this context “enemies,” for example, must be countries against which Congress has formally declared war or otherwise authorized the use of force. (So contemporary Russia is out, whatever role it may have played in the 2016 election.) Even during the height of the Cold War, when Julius and Ethel Rosenberg were tried, convicted and executed for conveying nuclear secrets to the Soviet Union, the charge against them was espionage, not treason.

      And “levying war” against the United States requires active and direct participation in an armed conflict, not just “un-American” speech or insufficient patriotism. Notably, and contra claims leveled against Edward Snowden or Hillary Clinton, it also do not mean the mishandling of classified information.

      Treason is not defined by the gravity of the offense; it’s a crime indicating the clear support our enemies during wartime, period.

  104. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 16, 2021 at 9:08 am

    No, they weren’t.

  105. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 16, 2021 at 6:57 am

    Thank You President Biden for sending us the great warm temps. Yesterday! Too bad Fat Ass Orange Man ended it with the storms. I hope all President Biden’s supporters are all okay!

  106. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 16, 2021 at 6:47 am

    Even Geraldo Rivera is getting sick and tired of the dumb ass Hannity lying and protecting his butt buddy tRump.

  107. Colorado Lawman Reply Report comment

    December 15, 2021 at 11:51 pm

    In a way i feel you, it’s destroying a part of our history.. and the one who matter the most since it’s the only one since the middle age since we tried to free ourselves from talmudic tyranny to embrace our destiny.

    I wonder how many 5RM are left to this day. They were only minted for 3 years, and it’s estimated over 90% have been melted down by the russians/ally coalition and the german democratic party after the war..

    But on the other hand, coins who are legal tender tend to be casted in huge numbers. It probably can’t really compare, but here in France we casted 5F silver coins from 1960 to 1969, and the national bank minted 200 millions of those. We had comparable population, though the RM is slightly heavier and purer (835 vs 900).

    It’s a speculation 100% coming from my rear end, but let say the germans and french would have printed the same amount in the same timeframe, it means 200M/3 = 66M. Lets remove 10% because the RM is a bigger denomation than the FR (thus less needed) and contained more silver : 60M 5RM minted.
    Now lets assume 90% have been melted down because muh ebil nadzis : 60Mx0.1 = 6 millions reichsmarks left.

    6 millions…
    Wtf, the synchronicities never fooking stop bros. I swear to god we all died back in 200X and we are parts of a gnostic memetic metaphysical battle in a parallel universe where we are supposed to fight archons (kikes) and hylics (npcs).

  108. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    December 15, 2021 at 8:14 pm

    Corruption? 15 Lawmakers with Key Defense Policy Roles Have Financial Ties to Defense Contractors. This is wrong.

  109. Hawkeye Final Episode Reply Report comment

    December 15, 2021 at 5:45 pm

    >big showdown between Clint and Kate vs Echo vs Yelena vs Kingpin
    >Yelena kills Clint
    >Echo is pissed she didn’t get revenge, but somewhat thankful Clint let her know her right hand man was the snitch that got her father killed
    >revealed that Eleanor wanted Clint dead because as Ronin he messed up her vampire clients. now she’s satisfied he’s dead.
    >Kingpin also satisfied Clint/Ronin is out of his business
    >Kate is heartbroken that Clint is dead
    >post credit scene is Yelena asking someone “so where do you go from here?”
    >camera shows Clint alive and well “home, to my family”
    >Yelena never believed Contessa’s lies and had no intention of killing Clint for Eleanor either, she just played along to help Clint, out of courtesy to her deceased sister. Clint fakes his death so that no one ever has to go after his family again. He mentions in the episode that no matter how far away his family is, it’s never far enough. Clint faking his death would mean no one has any reason to touch his family ever again.
    >”What about Kate? Don’t you think she deserves to know your alive.”
    >”No. I just want her to forget about this superhero business and go back to being a normal girl.”
    >”Do you really think that? That she can go back to a normal life?”
    >Clint pauses for a minute “No.”
    >”What if she comes after me? She thinks I tried to kill you, you know.”
    >”I think a Black Widow can handle some rich girl with a couple of trick arrows.”

  110. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 15, 2021 at 3:28 pm

    The HAG HARRIS was given Ist grade level on electricity the other day – Her moronic cackel cackel response was – gee it does’nt make any noise and it does’nt smell – unlike her – The drunk and joe are just taking up space on our precious earth – hey Musk could you deposit them in outer space? – oh shit their already there !

  111. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 15, 2021 at 3:23 pm

    Warren is a LIEDIAN- unlike JOE the smoe from chinaland – you commies should feel real proud of the POS/THIEF !

  112. People Envy The Early Riser Reply Report comment

    December 15, 2021 at 2:47 pm

    Silver was never popular as currency. It was only used as “money” from the brief period of 6000BC until 1971, when we made the sensible decision to start valuing scraps of paper that the Federal Reserve can print more of whenever they want.

    Silver is not valuable. It is only a vital component of all electronics, medical tools, and industrial machinery.

    Silver is not “rare”, just because more of it is consumed annually than is mined annually. The USGS prediction that crustal silver will be completely mined out by 2025 will not affect the scarcity or value of silver.

    Silver is not durable. It will not be able to withstand the eventual expansion of the Sun that will envelop and annihilate the Earth.

    As you can see, there is no reason why anyone would want to have silver. If anyone on this board has been foolish enough to buy silver, I will help you out by purchasing all your silver at spot price.

  113. Sheldon Shekelberg, Esq Reply Report comment

    December 15, 2021 at 2:44 pm

    The people who are in debt are permanently glued to a lifestyle chasing status and material comforts which at its heart is nothing more than another opportunity for usurious banks to earn a profit.

    Instead of saving, investing, and paying in cash, they are much worse off in real life than maybe their public forward appearance reveals. Everyone appears like they are doing well, when in reality much of what they have is owning their future income for years in perpetuity.

    The lack of financial education from the public school system has left many people in this consumerist mentality and sometimes people never escape it and end up broke or with a minuscule IRA when they need it most. Stepping away from this mentality of consuming before earning ,or needing to buy more than you can afford is a surefire way to fast track to financial security.

    Think about a $16,000 new car vs a $36,000 new car. Many people, especially middle class midwits, want to display their success in the things they own. And the funny thing is, it always ends up owning them. You lose your job and suddenly your whole life can get rugpulled.

    Imagine needing $7000 per month to afford your house and car alone. That is a level of precarity most people would do well to avoid.

  114. NIT Publisher Reply Report comment

    December 15, 2021 at 10:53 am

    The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a High Wind Warning for much of the state with wind gusts estimated up to 70-80 miles per hour. These dangerous winds are expected to peak between 3PM- 12AM in Iowa.

    It is highly recommended to bring all personal belongings inside, as well as remove or tightly secure all patio and balcony furniture, grills, holiday decorations and other loose items as they are likely to blow away and become hazardous.

    In addition, the NWS suggests:
    – Refraining from any unnecessary driving during this time since these winds will make driving very difficult, especially for high profile vehicles, driving in opposite direction of winds. Winds this strong may damage trees, power lines and small structures.
    – Stay inside and away from windows, if possible
    – Monitor the conditions as severe thunderstorms, and even tornadoes, are possible later this evening into the night.

  115. Anonymous Reply Report comment

    December 15, 2021 at 8:20 am

    Jen Psaki…Is EXACTLY Why I NEVER Dated a Redhead!

    • Lucy Reply Report comment

      December 15, 2021 at 9:47 am

      we are all not that stupid…

    • Anonymous Reply Report comment

      December 15, 2021 at 4:29 pm

      It has to be because she is a woman too, right?