Refounding America: A Field Guide for Patriot Activists." Ashton discusses the all-in-one guidebook for American first principles, successful activist strategies and how to peacefully change the federal and state governments throughout America to restore values, principles, honor and integrity." />
File under "You Can't Make This Stuff Up." Somehow, it actually seems like a farcical April Fools…
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April Fools' Day Four Days Late? Google Objects to OpenAI Using YouTube to Train Its Own Generator

File under "You Can't Make This Stuff Up."

Somehow, it actually seems like a farcical April Fools' Day headline, in fact.  Google, with its deep history of scraping and scanning other sources' substantive content for its own uses, now objects to OpenAI using YouTube content to train its text-to-video generator:

The use of YouTube videos to train OpenAI’s text-to-video generator would be an infraction of the platform's terms of service, YouTube Chief Executive Officer Neal Mohan said."

Optimists might hope that Google is finally recognizing and preparing to correct its wayward course, while realists and cynics will roll their eyes at what they'll label naivete.  As the old adage goes, however, "every saint has a past, every sinner has a future," so we'll maintain hope.…[more]

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Judge Engoron's Retribution
By Byron York
Wednesday, February 21 2024
Donald Trump has just a few weeks to find a way to pay, or guarantee that he will pay, the $355 million fine that a New York judge imposed on him in the lawsuit brought by the state's Democratic Attorney General Letitia James. The suit was the culmination of James' campaign to bring financial ruin on the former president, and it might succeed; unless it is reduced on appeal, the actual amount Trump will owe, including interest, could top $450 million. That's insane, of course. Even assuming that the case proved Trump overstated the values of some of his properties for the purpose of getting lower…
 
Dems' Open Border Trickery – Gaming the Census
New York is Migrant Central – the No. 1 destination in the country for illegal border…
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What Biden Bull Market?
President Joe Biden is boasting about the recent stock market rally. He's right that stocks have been…
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Biden’s “Shrinkflation” Label Aptly Summarizes His Presidency
Apparently, last year’s “Bidenomics” debacle didn’t sufficiently discourage Joe…
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The Biden, Schumer, Romney Foreign Aid Budget Buster
President Joe Biden, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and a handful of left-leaning Republicans (led…
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Trump, NATO and the Media
There's an odd dynamic that plays out when former President Donald Trump gives a campaign speech. Many…
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Migrant Crime Turning Cities Into War Zones
Criminals posing as asylum seekers are turning American cities into war zones.  The Venezuelan…
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Why Biden Is Threatening to Veto Aid to Israel
President Joe Biden promised to veto any stand-alone aid bill for Israel, and House Minority Leader Hakeem…
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Biden Betrays Israel for Michigan Votes
By now it’s acknowledged even among increasingly despondent mainstream media that Joe Biden trails…
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The CFPB Is Putting Our Banking Arrangements at Risk
Nobody likes paying fees. A fee, however, is a transparent way to reflect the price of something. And…
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Biden, the Senate and the Border Fiasco
Joe Biden is supposed to know something about legislating. After all, he spent 36 years in the U.S. Senate.…
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Notable Quote   
 
"Battleground state swing voters overwhelmingly believe stopping President Biden's border invasion is more important than bankrolling Ukraine's forever war with Russia, a newly released poll found.Conducted for the Heritage Foundation by RMG Research Inc., the survey of 1,000 likely swing-state voters found strong support for stopping the invasion at the U.S. southern border and little appetite for…[more]
 
 
— Shawn Fleetwood, The Federalist
 
Liberty Poll   

Given dramatically escalating premiums for homeowner and vehicle insurance, do you believe that your state insurance officials are conscientiously regulating those inescapable costs?