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Shameless lefties on social media came under fire for celebrating the assassination attempt on Donald Trump – with some even lamenting that the shooter missed and that it was “close to being the best day ever.”

“You’re telling me somebody finally had the balls to bring a ‘pew-pew,’ and they missed?” a TikTok user @cele2t3 posted shortly after Thomas Matthew Crooks opened fire at the Butler Farm Show grounds Saturday, narrowly missing Trump and killing one attendee.

One TikTokker jokingly tried to summon Lincoln assassin John Wilkes Booth.

One TikTokker jokingly tried to summon Lincoln assassin John Wilkes Booth. X / @libsoftiktok via TikTok

“We were a second away, we were a centimeter away from half of the problem being gone and you missed!” the poster – who appeared to be driving while recording – cried into the camera.

Tags: ASSASSINATION, POLITICS/ ELECTIONS/ CORRUPTION
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Donald Trump’s security was warned about a gunman on a roof “three or four minutes” before shots were fired at the former president’s rally, an eyewitness claims.

The man, who was outside the grounds of the event, said he and his friends frantically drew the attention of the police when they noticed a person crawling onto a rooftop with a rifle while Trump was onstage in Pennsylvania.

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Local District Attorney Richard Goldringer saying that the suspect shooter was at the top of the roof adjacent to Donald Trump's rally, where an assassination attempt was made on the Republican Presidential candidate, has raised serious concerns and apparent security lapses at the rally.

Reports said that the shooter was positioned only "400 to 500 meters", quoting eyewitnesses. An eyewitness told BBC that he informed both the police and Secret Service about a suspicious man on a roof with a rifle adjacent to Trump's rally but his frantic calls for help were ignored. The shooter was neutralized by the Secret Service counter-sniper team, few seconds after he opened fire.

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How does a gunman, armed with an AR-style rifle manage to open fire on a former president at a campaign rally protected by federal and local law enforcement?

That’s the question everyone seems to be asking after Donald Trump suffered a graze wound to his right ear while speaking at a field in Butler Pennsylvania, and left the stage with a bloodied head. While the former US president narrowly escaped the assassination bid, the gunman, identified as 20-year-old Thomas Matthew Crooks, was killed along with one bystander. Two others have been critically injured.

The shooting , the biggest since President Ronald Reagan was shot and wounded outside a Washington hotel in 1981, has put the spotlight on the Secret Service and the possible lapses at the event.

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Great Britain's new foreign secretary condemned the assassination attempt on former President Donald Trump.

Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs David Lammy took to social media Saturday night soon after U.S. officials confirmed the shooting at a Trump rally in Butler, Pennsylvania, and that the former president had been shot in the ear.

"The UK government condemns all forms of political violence in the strongest terms," Lammy posted on X.

"As we monitor the shocking developments in Pennsylvania, our thoughts and best wishes are with President Trump - along with every victim and their families."

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The Kremlin on Saturday warned that the deployment of US missiles in Germany could make European capitals targets for Russian missiles in a repeat of Cold War-style confrontation.

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov spoke of a "paradox" in which "Europe is a target for our missiles, our country is a target for US missiles in Europe".

"We have enough capacity to contain these missiles but the potential victims are the capitals of these countries," he said, speaking to Russian state television channel Russia 1.

Tags: EUROPE, RUSSIA/ UKRAINE /BELARUS /CRIMEA, WAR/DRAFT/ VETERAN AFFAIRS, WHITE HOUSE
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Former House Speaker Kevin McCarthy declared Saturday's assassination attempt in Butler, Pennsylvania as as an "attack" on not just former President Donald Trump, but "our nation as a whole."

"Thank God he survived this attack and is doing well," the California Republican posted on X late Saturday night. "Our condolences and prayers go out to the victims of today’s tragedy and their families. May God bless America tonight and always."

Saturday's shootings, which unfolded shortly after Trump took the stage at the Butler Farm Show, left the former president with a wound to his right ear. Authorities said one rallygoer was killed and two are in critical condition following the attack.

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Yesterday’s assassination attempt on President Trump has stunned the world. We thank God that President Trump came out OK, knowing that just a few millimeters difference could have resulted in a deadly outcome. While the profoundly unsettling event in Butler, Pennsylvania opens up a whole host of troubling questions which we will of course address here in due course, the most pressing and immediate one is how this could have happened in the first place. How on earth could the Secret Service have screwed up so badly?

To get a sense of how bad the screw up was (assuming it was indeed a screw up and not something more sinister) it is helpful to understand some facts. One might at first imagine that in order for a gunman to get within shooting distance of President Trump, he must have employed sophisticated concealment methods of the sort usually reserved for spy films. Except this wasn’t the case at all. The shooter was perched on top of a building 150 yards away from where Trump was speaking. Law enforcement experts familiar with security protocols are simply baffled that one of the few rooftops near Trump wasn’t secured, much less how a man could get up there with a rifle and have time to take a shot.

Even those with no security experience whatsoever can look at the image and understand that it would be a no brainer to secure the rooftop in question.

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Social media users took to X on Saturday after former President Trump survived an assassination attempt at an outdoor rally in rural Pennsylvania. The consensus is that this was the result of a massive Secret Service failure. Some, such as Sean Davis from The Federalist, are reporting that the Biden administration has been hamstringing Trump’s Secret Service detail by not giving it the resources necessary to keep the former president safe. Others are positing that something far more malevolent is going on. Here’s a roundup of the reporting and speculation on the incident that shook the nation.

Sean Davis:

BREAKING: A source familiar with Trump’s security detail tells @FDRLST that the former and future president’s detail has been asking for beefed up protection and resources for weeks, but has been rebuffed time and again by Biden’s DHS.

DHS, which oversees Secret Service protective detail “wasn’t responsive to those requests” for more resources, the source said.

Was Biden’s regime behind the attack, or did it deliberately do everything it could to allow it to happen?

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A House Republican lawmaker is alleging that Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas denied stronger Secret Service protection for former President Trump multiple times.

Rep. Mike Waltz, R-Fla., made the accusation hours after Trump was grazed by a bullet at his Saturday Pennsylvania rally.

"I have very reliable sources telling me there have been repeated requests for stronger secret service protection for President Trump. Denied by Secretary Mayorkas," Waltz wrote on X.

The House Homeland Security Committee is planning on investigating reports that Trump was denied stronger Secret Service protection before the rally, a source told Fox News Digital.

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Like the German army in the summer of 1918, the Democrats are in rabid disarray.  On paper, they still command impressive force.  They continue to jail their political  opponents and shower Donald Trump with potentially lethal legal shrapnel. [UPDATE: I wrote this column  before the assassination attempt on Donald  Trump at his rally in Pennsylvania yesterday.  I will have more to say about that in due course.]

But though their guns may continue their periodic eructations, morale among the troops teeters on despair. Their leaders are panicking.

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Robert Fico, the Slovak Prime Minister who was seriously injured in an attempted assassination shooting in May, has said the Trump attack was a “carbon copy” scenario and blamed hostile media and Trump’s political opponents for creating an atmosphere of hate.

The populist prime minister of Slovakia, who only recently re-emerged into the public eye after he was shot multiple times in the abdomen by an activist and government critic, said the attempt on President Trump’s life was like a “carbon copy” in a statement on Sunday morning.

Writing about how a hostile media environment creates “the urge” in some to “sort things out” with violence and implying things had happened in the United States on Saturday as they already had in Slovakia months ago as if “through carbon copy [paper]“, Mr Fico stated his opinion that creating an assassination attempt had been part of the plan of Trump’s enemies.

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Since this information was casually dropped overnight, several people on the Left have seized on the fact that Crooks' party affiliation is listed as Republican. Awww yes, this gives Democrats such relief because they certainly don't want to admit that feeding their supporters a nonstop buffet of hate, fear, and paranoia MIGHT set some not-so-mentally-well person off in a horrible way.

EXCEPT, his affiliation likely means bupkis. 

Sounds like Crooks donated a good bit of money to ActBlue:

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After the assassination attempt on Trump, many of his supporters have taken to social media to suggest that this wasn’t the action of a “lone madman”, but an operation orchestrated by the American “deep state”, pointing to stories of people reporting the presence of the shooter on the roof but being ignored by the police, or asking why the police sniper waited for the shooter to fire before taking him out. This was easily predictable, and in the following days and weeks we can expect these theories to spread like wildfire.

More surprisingly, however, shortly after the shooting, the words “Staged” started trending in the US as well — a reference to the belief, apparently widespread in hardcore Dem/anti-Trump quarters, that the whole thing might have been staged by Trump himself to increase his popularity.

This might sound deranged, but it shouldn’t surprise us. This is the poisoned fruit of the complete oligarchisation of Western countries, first and foremost the US. Most people have a rational or subconscious understanding that elections are a sham and that there are unseen forces actually pulling the strings behind the scenes — forces that will stop at nothing to have their way, including murder; they just disagree about who or what those forces are.

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President Joe Biden's halting and shaky showing at the debate has turned into a week as he was taken to task by a group of center-left House Democrats during a call late Saturday afternoon that was intended to be a softball outreach effort with centrist members of the party.

Sources describe the meeting, which was meant as an opportunity to assuage fears of Biden's fitness for office and temper party defections, as everything from "tense" to "awful."

According to a post on X from Politico's Rachael Bade, Rep. Jason Crow, D-Colo, was yelled at after asking about floundering public confidence in the commander in chief's leadership.

Biden challenged Crow to "name me a foreign leader who thinks I'm not the most effective leader ... Tell me who the hell that is. I don't want to hear this crap," he allegedly said, according to Axios.

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Biden-appointed Secret Service Director Kimberly Cheatle's focus on DEI could have caused our former President Donald Trump to DIE in an assassination on Saturday. 

Trump likely would have been killed if the assassin's bullet was just an inch or two closer to his brain.
 

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Things do not add up, however, as video footage from the rally clearly shows what looks like two Secret Service agents standing watch on the Rooftop directly adjacent to where the shooter allegedly fired from.

The live video feed, broadcast by RSBN, shows Trump being introduced at the rally at 6:04 PM EST. Two agents can be clearly seen standing on the rooftop behind him on the same side he was shot. Furthermore, their rooftop was higher elevation than the shooter’s. How did they miss him?

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Democrats want Trump dead.

Just three months ago House Democrats moved to strip President Trump of his Secret Service protection if he is convicted.

Democrat Rep. Bennie Thompson introduced a resolution that would terminate Trump’s Secret Service protection. The legislation dubbed the “Denying Infinite Security and Government Resources Allocated toward Convicted and Extremely Dishonorable (DISGRACED) Former Protectees Act would apply to all Secret Service protectees convicted and sentenced under felony charges.

“The DISGRACED Former Protectees Act would terminate Secret Service protection for individuals who otherwise qualify for it upon sentencing following conviction for a Federal or State felony,” the announcement said.

Webmaster addition: It would appear that the assassination has been planned for months.

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Driving Vice President-elect Kamala Harris by an undetected bomb. Refusing extra resources for a presidential candidate. Admitting an agent on a White House detail assaulted her supervisor. 

Long before the attempted assassination of former President Donald Trump Saturday night focused a harsh light on the Secret Service, the presidential security agency was already facing difficult questions about its capability, training, recruitment and emphasis on diversity.

Secret Service agents reportedly were circulating a petition raising questions about their management a few weeks ago.

Those questions are now certain to receive intense new attention after video footage showed a gunman was able to scale a building less than 200 yards from Trump, get to a shooting perch with a rifle and fire several rounds before being neutralized by a Secret Service sniper team at the event Saturday night in Butler, Pennsylvania.

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Jimmy Dore: "There used to be 50 giant media companies, so there used to be more truth that could get out. But now because of Bill Clinton and the Telecommunications act in 1996 we went from 50 giant media companies down to 6, meaning that every TV show, every newspaper, every magazine, every radio show, it all comes from one of the 6 companies and that's why journalism sucks so much right now. Journalist used to come from blue collar backgrounds like me, but now they know they all have to work for one of the six billionaire owned companies and so the billionaires hand picked those people from Ivy League schools now and they're all going to be class loyal...
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The Republican National Convention (RNC) will take place next week two blocks away from the spot in Milwaukee where President Teddy Roosevelt survived an assassination attempt in 1912.

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Despite corporate messaging, economic indicators point to an economy in shambles. What’s the truth about our current economic climate? If you have that strange feeling like the full story about the U.S. economy isn’t being told, you’re not the only one. You might even be feeling like things are much worse than the Administration keeps touting through the corporate media. In fact, in this piece we’re going to explore several examples that illustrate just how the American public is being sold one version of the economic story, while being left in the dark about the rest of the story.
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A febrile nation was pitched into new turmoil on Saturday.

The cause was an apparent assassination attempt against former President Trump.

The scene, at a rally in Butler, Pa., echoed around the world in an instant. It will be replayed for days, weeks and years to come. 

The images came in chaotic succession. First the sound of shots and Trump bundled to the ground by protective agents. Then, the former president rising with a clenched fist and blood around his right ear. Trump walked — apparently under his own power but with the knot of agents still tight around him — to waiting vehicles and was ferried away. 

The difference of just an inch or two might have protected Trump from a far worse tragedy.

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Former President Donald Trump was apparently shot at a Pennsylvania rally Saturday, and some on the left took the occasion to spread conspiracy theories that the shooting was a hoax.

Trump was speaking at a lectern in front of his supporters in Butler, Pennsylvania, when shots rang out. He grabbed at his ear before being engulfed by members of the Secret Service. The former president then stood up and raised his fist to the crowd. Blood was clearly dripping from his ear.

'All orchestrated by Trump.'

While many offered thoughts and prayers for the president, others in social media posts claimed that the shooting was a hoax.

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A defiant President Joe Biden insisted to his donors on Monday that he is “done talking about the debate” and implored the party to ignore any further distractions and direct its attention back to Donald Trump.

“We need to move forward. Look, we have roughly 40 days til the convention, 120 days til the election. We can’t waste any more time being distracted,” Biden said in a private call with donors Monday, according to a recording obtained by POLITICO.

“I have one job, and that’s to beat Donald Trump. I’m absolutely certain I’m the best person to be able to do that. So, we’re done talking about the debate, it’s time to put Trump in a bullseye,” Biden said.

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The controversial tech magnate has increasingly used the X social media platform to promote conservative views.

Tesla and X social media platform CEO Elon Musk endorsed Donald Trump’s bid for reelection, taking the opportunity to also criticize the former president’s Secret Service detail after an apparent assassination attempt at a campaign rally in Pennsylvania.

“I fully endorse President Trump and hope for his rapid recovery,” the tech magnate said Saturday, posting a video of the politician defiantly pumping his fist into the air before being helped off stage by security. Trump suffered a minor injury after a bullet appeared to graze the right side of his face and hit his ear.

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