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Australian mom allegedly stabbed 100 times, beheaded by 'demon' daughter

Rita and Jessica Camilleri
© Facebook; Instagram
Rita and Jessica Camilleri
An Australian woman repeatedly stabbed and beheaded her mother — who paid nearly $2,000 for an exorcism to vanquish the "demon" from her "Texas Chainsaw Massacre"-obsessed daughter, prosecutors said Tuesday.

Gruesome details emerged on the first day of Jessica Callimeri's murder trial, as prosecutors recalled how her mom, Rita Callimeri, was desperate to get her daughter help.

"The accused said she wanted to give the deceased a taste of her own medicine," Crown Prosecutor Tony McCarthy told jurors, news.com.au reported.

Corona

Mysterious Utah monolith disappears, another appears in ROMANIA then vanishes

Grunten
© Facebook / Reuters
The monument on Grunten Mountain, Grüntenhütte; The Utah monolith
A strange metallic monolith has been spotted in Romania just days after a similar structure was discovered in a remote Utah desert - before being removed by an unknown party.

The cryptic 13-foot (4m) object was found near an ancient fortress and archaeological site in the city of Piatra Neamt.

Photographs and videos show that the structure has a startling resemblance to a similar monolith that was discovered, but then hauled away by an unidentified group, in Utah last week. However, the Romanian monolith is decorated with a loop-like script that appears to be etched into the object's metallic veneer.


Comment: On closer inspection this 'loop-like script' appears to little more than hilariously messy marks clearly made with a power tool.


Arrow Down

Arecibo telescope has collapsed

The Arecibo telescope in Puerto Rico has collapsed less than two weeks after officials announced it was too dangerous to attempt repairs.
Arecibo Collapse
© Photo by Ricardo Arduengo / AFP via Getty Images
This aerial view shows the damage at the Arecibo Observatory after one of the main cables holding the suspended receiver platform broke and fell 140 meters (450 feet), smashing onto the radio dish below.
Astronomers knew the clock was ticking for the iconic Arecibo radio telescope in Puerto Rico. Engineers had pronounced the second-largest radio dish in the world to be on the brink of collapse and too dangerous to try to repair.

At 7:55 a.m. local time on December 1st, that ticking clock struck midnight. The National Science Foundation is reporting that the 900-ton platform, suspended over the dish via multiple cables to three support towers, has fallen.
Collapse Arecibo
© UCF
The 900-ton platform suspended above Arecibo came crashing down on December 1st, damaging the dish and surrounding facilities.
It crashed into the dish and damaged surrounding facilities, ending any hopes of a more controlled decommissioning. No injuries were reported as a result of the collapse.

Attention

Portuguese restaurant owners hold HUNGER STRIKE in front of parliament, as Covid lockdown cripples hospitality sector

Portuguese hunger strike
© Miguel Gião
Restaurant, bar, and nightclub owners staged a protest against the Portuguese government and its crushing Covid restrictions outside the national parliament on Tuesday - the fifth day of their ongoing hunger strike.

The nine business owners claim that anti-coronavirus restrictions brought in by the government have crippled the hospitality industry, while the state has failed to support those most impacted by the measures.

The demonstrators, who are camped outside the Palácio de São Bento, the home of Portugal's parliament, say they will not eat until they are met by the prime minister and the economy minister.

The protesters have been surviving off water, tea, and coffee donated by their supporters.

Red Pill

Tara Reade & Rose McGowan: Surviving rape culture and the Democratic cult

Tara Reade Rose McGowan
© (L) Tara Reade in 1993 Tara Reade; (R) Rose McGowan
Rose McGowan
Having spoken out about Joe Biden's sexual misconduct, I suffered a media blacklisting. The only person who came to my help was Rose McGowan, a fellow survivor disillusioned in cult-like hypocrisy of the media and the Democrats.

In 1993, I was a young staffer for then Senator Joe Biden. In 2019, I spoke about Joe Biden sexually harassing and assaulting me when I worked for him. I tried to come forward then but was silenced. There is an inherent danger coming forward about any powerful man but in America it has become especially true when it is a Democrat. Politics has always been a blood sport. I knew as I finally came forward about my history with Joe Biden I walked into the gladiator's ring and the fight would be to the end. It was intimidating and those lions are big but I kept speaking my truth. When I spoke up in solidarity with the other seven women about Joe Biden's behavior, I was quickly marginalized and called a Russian agent. In 2020, the U.S. media took aim and used me as target practice all summer with either smears on my character or suppressing my story. With the exceptions of a few brave journalists, like Megyn Kelly, Rich McHugh, Amy Goodman, Ryan Grim and Katie Halper, I was shoved aside. At one point, my story was first told in the sports section of a newspaper, unclear why but I was clearly used as a political football during the election cycle.

2 + 2 = 4

Michigan illegally counted or ignored 500K ballots, lawsuit claims - as state hearing brings more evidence of massive vote fraud

Jocelyn Benson
© AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File
In the wee hours of Thanksgiving Day, the Amistad Project of the Thomas More Society filed an explosive election lawsuit asking Michigan's Supreme Court to prevent Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson from certifying the election results until the Michigan legislature can fully investigate fraud claims and to force election officials to hand over all election materials to the legislature for this purpose. The lawsuit claims that officials illegally counted or threw out no fewer than 508,016 ballots, far more than Joe Biden's 154,000-vote margin over Donald Trump.

"State and local officials brazenly violated election laws in order to advance a partisan political agenda," Phil Kline, director of The Amistad Project, said in a statement. "The pattern of lawlessness was so pervasive and widespread that it deprived the people of Michigan of a free and fair election, throwing the integrity of the entire process into question."

The Amistad Project is representing two female Michigan voters, Angelic Johnson and Linda Lee Tarver, who claim that election officials effectively robbed them of their votes by illegally undermining a fair election. In an interview with PJ Media, Ian Northon, an attorney representing Johnson and Tarver, explained the seven types of illegal counting the lawsuit alleges.

Citing state records, the lawsuit claims that Benson's office sent out 355,392 unsolicited ballots. Northon explained that Michigan law requires two signatures for absentee voting: a signature on an application form and a signature on the security sleeve for the ballot. In this election, officials mailed out more than 300,000 ballots that no one had requested.

"They didn't request them. You've just flooded the market with unsolicited ballots. No good can come of that," Northon insisted.

Comment: Previous witness statements of rampant fraud in Michigan:


The Michigan state hearing was held today. Some highlights:






This woman is a hero:




Bulb

UK High Court disallows use of puberty blockers in children under 16—Keira Bell wins her case

Keira Bell

Keira Bell
Keira Bell won her case. It is now unlawful for clinics specializing in transgender-affirmative "healthcare" to prescribe puberty-blockers to children, as a result of a landmark legal judgment handed down Tuesday, on December 1, 2020.

Bell's case, which was heard in London's High Court, will have worldwide implications for the burgeoning trans healthcare industry, the profits of which depend on drawing growing numbers of children into the system.

Keira Bell, 23, applied for judicial review of the Tavistock gender identity clinic's policy of administering off-label prostate cancer drug to children experiencing body dysmorphia for a wide range of reasons. Her case was based in her own experience.

Now that Bell's claim is successful — if subject to appeal — a further layer of safeguarding may be implemented so that gender identity medics must apply to the court for permission to arrest the pubertal development of a distressed child. Tavistock will undoubtedly appeal.

NPC

Feminism gone mad: Nasdaq threatens 75% of listed companies with order to appoint women & LGBT or other 'diverse' directors to board - or else

nasdaq
© Reuters / Shannon Stapleton
US stock exchange Nasdaq has warned listed companies they must appoint at least two "diverse" directors to their board - a 'self-identified' female and an "underrepresented minority" or LGBTQ person - or possibly face delisting.

Nasdaq revealed its plan to turbocharge diversity on its exchange in a proposal filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Tuesday.

Under the proposed new rules, not only will all listed US companies be required to "publicly disclose consistent, transparent diversity statistics regarding their board of directors," but "most" companies would have to either appoint "diverse" board members or explain why they hadn't done so in a letter.

The mandatory addition of "one [director] who self-identifies as female and one who self-identifies as either an underrepresented minority or LGBTQ+" appears to leave room for Rachel Dolezal-style "self-identification" as something other than white, male, or straight - a potential loophole for companies that prefer to keep their current boards. Non-US companies and small firms would be permitted to appoint two female directors instead.

Light Sabers

New York congressional race all tangled up as both Democrat and Republican claim lead by a DOZEN votes

legal votes only
© REUTERS/Mark Makela
A New York district showed a 28,000-vote lead for the Republican challenger on Election Day, until a judge got involved. Ballots 'found' since have shown the Democrat winning by 13 votes, but now the GOP candidate leads by 12.

New York state's 22nd congressional district, stretching from Utica to Binghamton, is considered Republican by six percentage points by the Cook Political Report. It elected Democrat Anthony Brindisi in 2018 by a margin of just 4,500 votes.

Claudia Tenney, who held the seat before that, came back as a challenger this year, and seemed ahead until a county judge blocked certification and said he would personally review all the rejected mail-in ballots.

The review put Brindisi ahead by just 13 votes, and last week he triumphantly declared he would be "sworn in and continue to work with both parties" come January.

Propaganda

'I want blood': Rachel Maddow's audience fired up over NYT story baselessly accusing 'Russian hackers' of attacking US hospital

maddow
© REUTERS/Mike Segar
Accusing Russia of hacking anything from the 2016 election to US cancer hospitals may be fun and games for MSNBC host Rachel Maddow, but when her audience responds by demanding apocalypse, the shtick stops being funny.

Maddow's conspiracy theories about 'Russian collusion' and supposed hacking of the 2016 election that resulted in President Donald Trump have been a staple of MSNBC audiences over the past four years. She's not giving up that routine now, even as the entire mainstream media machine has turned on a dime and insists that the 2020 election was flawless - since it resulted in Democrat Joe Biden's victory, that is.

On Monday, Maddow cherry-picked a couple of quotes and linked a New York Times story - published last week - about 'Russian' hackers allegedly targeting the University of Vermont Medical Center last month.

The Times story is long on feelings and emotions of the medical personnel and cancer patients affected by the fact that the UVMC computers stopped working, but short on actual facts about the case. It works in a jab at President Donald Trump for firing head of the cybersecurity agency Chris Krebs - for disputing "baseless claims of voter fraud," of course - even though that happened long after the alleged attack.