Tuesday, October 4, 2016

How Gulible Are You? Part 1: Find out!

It's another round of "How Gullible Are You?" PART 1
 Of course because it's the political election season there are a lot of made up things about candidates on all sides ...  Most of these you may have heard about on Facebook or other social media- now you can learn whether they are true or false.

Tens of Thousands of Fraudulent Clinton Votes Found in Ohio Warehouse
This was a photo from England that was used to say they were fake ballots for Mrs. Clinton

FALSE -  A disingenuous article falsely claimed that "tens of thousands" of fraudulent ballots were discovered in a warehouse in Ohio.
   Christian Times Newspaper's report described the above-displayed photograph as showing "Randall Prince" with his discovery of pre-marked Clinton ballots, but this picture was actually taken in 2015 in Birmingham, England, and simply captures a man unloading a truck of ballot boxes at a polling station.

 'Dance of the Pope' Virus
FALSE -  Rumors of a computer virus disguised as a video called the 'Dance of the Pope' are a hoax.

Donald Trump's Self-Aggrandizing Wedding Toast to His Daughter
FALSE - A transcript of Donald Trump's self-aggrandizing toast at his daughter Ivanka's wedding is a satirical work.

Michael Savage Removed from the Airwaves for Discussing Clinton's Health
FALSE -   Cryptic tweets sent by radio host Michael Savage led to rumors he was fired or replaced with a "liberal host" after discussing the topic of Hillary Clinton's health.

Montreal Bans Pit Bulls **AND MIAMI Petitions to Drop Ban

TRUE-   Montreal's city council has voted to ban pit bulls after a fatal incident involving a "dangerous dog."
TRUE - AS OF OCT. 1- Miami-Dade may repeal its 1989 ban on pit bulls

Read more here: http://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/community/miami-dade/article105263446.html#storylink=cpy

Donald Trump Said Not Paying Taxes 'Makes Me Smart,' Then Denied Saying It
HE SAID IT -  Donald Trump proclaimed during the first presidential debate that not paying federal taxes made him "smart," then denied having said it.

Gift/Memorial Suggestions

Several of our friends have lost loved ones (human and pets) and we found that one of the best ways to honor their memory is to give to an animal charity.
What better way to recognize a life of love, than by giving another life a chance for love?
We donate to many animal rescues, but because we volunteer with
DC Weimaraner Rescue and Coast-to-Coast Dachshund Rescue, those are our 2 favorites.
Consider giving the chance of life to a dog or cat.

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I'm a simple guy who enjoys the simple things in life, especially our dogs. I volunteer for dog rescues, enjoy exercising, blogging, politics, helping friends and neighbors, participating in ghost investigations, coffee, weather, superheroes, comic books, mystery novels, traveling, 70s and 80s music, classic country music,writing books on ghosts and spirits, cooking simply and keeping in shape. You'll find tidbits of all of these things on this blog and more.