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Democrats are frenetically trying to pass legislation that’ll make it impossible for anyone on the government’s terrorist list to legally purchase a firearm. Their renewed Brownian motion is due to the murder, last Sunday, of 49 gay club-goers in Orlando, Florida. The Muslim American perpetrator also wounded 53 more.

The premise of passing such a law, one would hope, is this: Had mass murderer Omar Saddiqui Mateen been in the “Terrorist Screening Database,” he would not have been authorized to purchase the long gun (AR-15 rifle) and handgun (a Glock) he used in the massacre. Both were bought legally.

Here’s the rub: But for a brief appearance, Mateen was not on the government’s terrorist watch list. He didn’t qualify. But boy, did he try. Mateen gave it his best. Government agents diligently kept him off The List. For Omar Mateen it was near impossible to get on the terror watch list.

He may not have come out as a homosexual, but Mateen was loud and proud about his orientation as an aspiring Islamic terrorist. He did so while safely ensconced in law-enforcement. His career Mateen launched at the Florida Department of Corrections. His duties frequently took him to the St. Lucie County courthouse, in Fort Pierce. Mateen was serving as guardian of people and property when he committed the worst massacre since 9/11.

Since 2007, Mateen had worked at the Florida subsidiary of a multinational British security firm, the largest in the world, and, as we now know, likely one of the worst. Mateen’s (likely Kufar) coworkers described him as “racist, belligerent” and generally “toxic.” G4S responded by transferring the complaining coworkers rather than firing the menacing Mateen.

G4S Secure Solutions has contracts with the Department of Homeland Security. It would appear the company assists DHS in operating the taxpayer-funded, catch-and-release, illegal-alien racket. According to investigative journalist Paul Sperry, many of these offenders are “classified as OTMs—Other Than Mexican—and include … possibly also foreign border-crossers from the Middle East and Pakistan.”

In addition, the company provides security in places like Afghanistan and Iraq. (In its dealings, G4S Secure Solutions conjures the fictitious Richard Roper’s cartel. Roper is the villain in The Night Manager, a John le Carré novel adapted for television . With the help of government agents as his conduit for corruption, Roper traffics in arms, drugs and human misery.)

Try as he might, no amount of offense Mateen gave could get him fired. Not even to boast about his alleged connections to al Qaeda, Hezbollah or his yearning for martyrdom. There were derogatory quips about gays and women, too. At the time, the FBI, like G4S, was unfazed. Al Qaeda and Hezbollah are at odds with each other and with ISIS, noodled FBI Director James Comey, post massacre. That Mateen was clueless about the Shia-Sunni divide signaled to the FBI—to the exclusion of all other possibilities—that he wasn’t to be taken seriously as a threat.

Comey seemed to think that to be considered potentially dangerous, a Muslim Millennial—the beneficiary of an American education—must know the ins-and-outs of Islam’s religious sects. It didn’t occur to Comey and his compadres that killing and said ignorance are not mutually exclusive. It did not occur to Comey that Islam unites all of its factions in hatred of the infidel.

In 2013, pursuant to bandying about his ties to terrorists and boasting of his martyr’s aspirations—Mateen was finally interviewed by the FBI, whereupon he blamed workplace bullying. To Barack Obama’s FBI, that settled it. The boy was a victim.

Twice did our martyr-in-the-making embark on purported pilgrimages to Saudi Arabia. The Hajj pilgrimage requires only one visit to the Saud. As far as we know, Mateen’s pilgrimages didn’t coincide with the annual Hajj. He was likely not circumambulating the Kaaba. To justify his 2011 and 2012 trips to that hellhole, Mateen came up with a lesser obligation, the Umrah, an open-ended Muslim mitzvah, which can easily cover for an aspiring Jihadi’s training schedule. Alas, to the sleuths of the FBI, such thinking would have amounted to conspiracy.

Besides sojourning to Saudi Arabia and talking smack to infidels, Mateen attempted to flag the FBI as follows:

On Facebook, he shared an entry of an Imam calling for the death of homosexuals. He also claimed ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi as a soulmate.

And he worshipped at the mosque that produced another American pioneer, our first exported homicide bomber, Moner Abu-Salha. The Palestinian Abu-Salha lived a stone’s throw from Mateen who knew him. To Comey, this was not a piece of a puzzle, but a discrete, disconnected tidbit to be dismissed as an artifact, a coincidence.

The government agency’s media front men and women insist that there’s nothing here to see. All are agreed that the FBI’s 35,000 agents can’t possibly be expected to surveil 1000 purported suspects. In the private, productive economy that state-of-affairs would portend subpar—make that abysmal—productivity. Try telling the clientele you cater to that the 35 workers in your employ can’t possibly be expected to carry a caseload of … one, for that’s the ratio of workers-to-work the FBI is kvetching about.

The malfunctioning media are not eager to broadcast news that redeems gun owners and damns government agencies tasked with stopping gun-toting terrorists. However, the owner of Lotus Gunworks, in Jensen Beach, had notified the FBI that Mateen sought to purchase “level-three body armor” and bulk ammunition. He did so weeks before Mateen dispatched the 49 patrons of Pulse Orlando. The gun-store owner told the FBI Mateen was rattling into his phone (likely to his bride) in Arabic. The information had no takers.

Light a candle, say a prayer. Move on. That’s what your government and its agents want you to do. If you are so suited to obedience, remember the following, at least:

ORDER IT NOW

The FBI missed the Tsarnaev Brothers of Boston Marathon fame. They missed The Fockers, I mean the Farooks, butchers of San Bernardino, and they missed Omar Saddiqui Mateen, whose actions media are now finessing as those of a latent homosexual-cum-homophobe, fixated on phallic symbols like big guns.

 
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  1. Priss Factor [AKA "Anonymny"] says: • Website

    He may have been a fruitkin, but he fought and died like a man.

    • Replies: @Che Guava
    , @RaceRealist88
  2. Priss Factor [AKA "Anonymny"] says: • Website

    I must say this photo is oddly iconic like the Che Guevara image. T-shirt worthy.
    Someone should marketize it.

    And it says something of our age. The narcissism and the radicalism.

    Omar was a Muslim version of the SJW, except he didn’t play by PC playbook but by the Koran.

    And I must say he sort of looks like Milo Yianopoulos.

    And both are unlikely frutkins.

    Milo is a Trump-supporting ‘conservative’ even though he’s taken a gallon of Negro cum up his arse.

    Omar is a hardline Muslim Jihadi even though he likes to suck dick.

    What a world.

    ROTFL.

    • Replies: @vinteuil
    , @RaceRealist88
  3. Greg Bacon says: • Website

    Of all the mass shootings that have taken place in America since 1950, all but two have been in gun-free zones.

    http://www.politifact.com/texas/statements/2016/jan/13/dan-patrick/dan-patrick-says-two-mass-shootings-1950-occurred-/

    Yet, what do the PC types want to do?

    • Replies: @Wizard of Oz
  4. joe webb says:

    I have seen the claim that white exposed below the iris is a sign of sickness. Sanpaku eyes I think is the term from the Japanese I guess. Mental sickness. maybe.

    Joe Webb

  5. Rehmat says:

    YES – Omar Mateen had to be proud of being a gay, an employee of one of world’s largest security company which hires Israeli military officials as trainers, and an FBI informant – like any red-blooded American White or Zionist Jew would be.

    It’s reported that FBI warned Mateen’s ex-wife not to make any comment on Mateen’s sexual “orientation”, which is supported by the Organized Jewry for being “Israel’s secret WMD”.

    Israel has history of selling ‘Jewish’ love toward gay and lesbian communities while accusing Muslim countries of killing and persecuting these people. So much so, that it has boasted its Capital City Tel Aviv as Pink City which is home to over 280 Jewish brothels. Last year, the City built a Holocaust Monument in honor of LGBT community members who suffered under the Nazis in Europe.

    In 2013, former American Jewish lawmaker Frank Barney, applied his gayness against Iranian people on anti-Persian Jewish Purim celebration.

    Professor Sarah Schulman (College of Staten Island, New York), a committed Jew lesbian has boasted that gay rights movement is Jewish….

    https://rehmat1.com/2014/09/19/gays-israels-secret-wmd/

    • Agree: RaceRealist88
  6. Randal says:

    Very good. Pretty much sums it up.

    Good that it ignores the homosexualist lobby’s self-serving nonsense about “closet” and “repressed” homosexuality. Leaves out the obvious issues Mateen had specifically with US foreign policy, but otherwise, great stuff.

    • Replies: @anonymous
  7. Seraphim says:

    Please refresh my memory. I do distinctly remember that the soul-searching discussions that followed the 1993 World Trade Center bombing established that the order to proceed was given by PEOPLE IN CUSTODY ALLOWED TO USE THEIR MOBILE PHONES, IN ARABIC! They “were just rattling into their phones” (in their f*****g lingo)! And that came at a time when the Security Agencies were reducing their Arab (or other non-English speakers) employees, for security reasons! It was the time when the idea that the English language had really ‘conquered’ the world and therefore it was a waste of money to teach foreign languages, was triumphantly announced to the world by the ‘exceptionalist’ AS.

  8. It seems there are proud loudmouth terrorists all over the place.

    Yeah, I appreciate the fact that this may be ancient history to the usual suspects, but I wonder what the columnist has commented about these crackpots…

    “Even after his death, Kahane has had a tremendous influence on the Israeli political scene. In March 1994, the Kach party and its offshoot, Kahane Chai (“Kahane Lives”), founded by Kahane’s son Binyamin Zev, were officially designated as terrorist organizations by both the Israeli government and the U.S. State Department. The immediate cause of this designation was the February 1994 attack on the al-Ibrahimi Mosque in Hebron, in which Kach member Baruch Goldstein shot 34 Muslims. Kach supported Goldstein’s actions, and referred to him as a “hero.” More recently, Binyamin Zev Kahane made waves by condoning Yigal Amir’s 1995 assassination of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin.”

    http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/biography/kahane.html

  9. dearieme says:

    Lots of bloggers with an interest in guns say that his rifle wasn’t an AR-15. I suppose it would be utterly antediluvian journalism to want to get the details right.

    • Agree: Che Guava
    • Replies: @Chris Mallory
  10. @dearieme

    His rifle was a Sig MCX, a derivative of the AR-15. There are some technical differences, but they are both magazine fed, semi automatic rifles with pistol grips shooting the same calibers. The upper of the Sig MCX will fit and operate on a standard AR-15 Mil Spec lower. The main differences are how the gas system operates and where the recoil springs are located. The controls on both rifles are the same, except that the MCX’s are ambidextrous where the AR is set up for righties.

    Like it or not, AR-15 has become short hand for any black rifle. Like coke is shorthand for a carbonated soft drink. Xerox is shorthand for making copies . Kleenex is shorthand for a box of tissue.

    • Replies: @dearieme
  11. “The FBI missed the Tsarnaev Brothers of Boston Marathon fame. They missed The Fockers, I mean the Farooks, butchers of San Bernardino, and they missed Omar Saddiqui Mateen, whose actions media are now finessing as those of a latent homosexual-cum-homophobe, fixated on phallic symbols like big guns.”

    Yeah, but every six weeks or so the Federales do announce the stopping of some pending assault … almost always by someone they’ve approached and armed with dummy weapons because he agreed with the hypothetical phrases they baited him with (proving mens rea) and they nab him pulling the trigger (providing actus reus). Case proven, case closed! That is so much easier than catching real-world threats.

    • Agree: Orville H. Larson
  12. @Greg Bacon

    What are the “gun free zones” and how much of the US population do they cover?

    • Replies: @Jim Christian
  13. vinteuil says:
    @Priss Factor

    “…he sort of looks like Milo Yianopoulos…” [sic]

    So you’re blind, as well as dumb.

  14. Surely the statement that he was speaking Arabic should promote scepticism. Was that just a guess? Why would an Afghan-American soeak Arabic?

    • Replies: @greysquirrell
  15. Che Guava says:
    @Priss Factor

    No he didn’t, you are a fool to say that, i apppreciate much of your usually overly long posts, but you want to make this traitor into ‘died like a man’?

    What nonsense. Perhaps you, the artist formerly known as Priss Factory and Dominique Francon society, have problems with sexuality similar to those of this butt-ugly turdface?

    • Replies: @Randal
  16. @Priss Factor

    I think the MSM saying he’s a homo is wrong. Think about it. Using a gay dating application? Was looking for other victims. Went to the club numerous times? Was scouting the place out to see how to better plan his attack.

    This ‘trope’ that all people who dislike gays and their degenerate acts are gays in denial is retarded and the Left’s fall back whenever someone doesn’t like homosexuals or their activities.

  17. @Priss Factor

    I despise Milo. People look at him as ‘the face of the alt right’. Yet he pushes for race-mixing. He tells people to race mix.

    View post on imgur.com

    Hilarious statement. Most of the alt right are those same people he talked about. He’s just a shill.

    Also, how the hell do gays ‘race mix’? They can’t have kids. What a moron.

    • Replies: @Che Guava
  18. Che Guava says:

    To Ilana Mercer,

    You present many good points in a concise article here. The Saudi visits are particularly interesting.

    Viva Trump! The alternative may well be WW III.

    Somehow, I fear the U.S. electorate will make the wrong choice.

    Not a murrican, so I don’t have a say.

    Thank you for your writing, I don’t always agree on everything, but appreciate it.

  19. Che Guava says:
    @RaceRealist88

    I always assumed he was Greek. So the post is possibly intended to simply wind people such as yourself up.

    • Replies: @RaceRealist88
  20. LarryS says:

    I am no authority on Islam but I understand there is no atonement for sin in Islam. If Mateen felt guilt about his homosexuality then his only hope of attaining Heaven was to die as a martyr for jihad.

    This report says that 4 cops engaged Mateen immediately after the shooting started and forced him to retreat to the bathroom. How many people were shot by the police and bled out and died during the 3 hour standoff? How many people were shot by the police at the end of the standoff?

    http://www.wfaa.com/mb/news/nation-now/officers-may-have-shot-orlando-club-patrons/243700448

    • Replies: @RaceRealist88
  21. @Che Guava

    His mother is a Jew.

    • Replies: @Che Guava
  22. @Che Guava

    I used to think voting did something.

    Hillary is going to win, as much as I hate to say it.

    • Replies: @Che Guava
    , @Che Guava
  23. utu says:

    Terror is theatre… Theatre’s a con trick. Do you know what that means? Con trick? You’ve been deceived. ”
    – John Le Carré, The Little Drummer Girl, 1983

    “Terrorism is aimed at the people watching, not at the actual victims. Terrorism is theater… The normal objective of state or official terrorism is to enforce obedience and cooperation… Success demands the creation of an atmosphere of fear and the seeming omnipresence of the internal security apparatus.”
    – Brian Michael Jenkins, “International Terrorism: A New Kind of Warfare,” Rand Corporation, June 1974

    The Orlando Massacre and the Zionist Propaganda of Alex Jones
    http://www.bollyn.com/home/#article_15637

    • Replies: @mtn cur
  24. dearieme says:
    @Chris Mallory

    “AR-15 has become short hand for any black rifle.” By golly, that sounds racist.

  25. Randal says:
    @Che Guava

    Che Guava says:

    No he didn’t, you are a fool to say that, i apppreciate much of your usually overly long posts, but you want to make this traitor into ‘died like a man’?

    The reports I saw said he died charging out into a hail of police bullets, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid style. Is that not “dying like a man”?

    What he did before might have been unmanly by some lights and his cause might have been bad, and he was certainly a traitor at least to his parent’s adopted nation (but not to his faith or the nation to which he appears to have felt at least some loyalty – that’s one of the big problems with immigration of course), but why pretend he didn’t “die like a man”? Is it important to you that things are neatly black and white? The world doesn’t seem to work that way most of the time.

    • Replies: @Che Guava
  26. Che Guava says:
    @RaceRealist88

    If so, and I believe you, mea culpa. That makes him eligible to do anything anywhere, then run off to Israel if there is any trouble, I have had an explanation of the rules from an Israeli Jew.

    Still, I do like his written words at times, I ignore twitter on principle.

    Excuse my earlier snarky reply.

  27. aandrews says:

    “…the long gun (AR-15 rifle)….”

    To be obsessive about accuracy, it was a SIG-Sauer MCX, which appear to be rather snazzy rifles, as the discerning raghead cut-throat knows.

    • Agree: Che Guava
  28. Durruti says:

    Ilana Mercer,

    ” …Islam unites all of its factions in hatred of the infidel.”

    Mercer appears to be another mis-direction agent, spewing misinformation, mixed with some factual.

    The above quote of Mercer is not correct. There are substantial factions of Islam that do not preach hatred of non Muslims. One of the best known is: Hezbollah‘s religious leaders, such as Hassan Nasrallah, have consistently argued against sectarian and inter religious hatred.

    https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=1&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=0ahUKEwjsm7659rHNAhVDVh4KHcV3CtgQtwIIHDAA&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DYkJKrWX42qw&usg=AFQjCNHFeO_SU6s-iLKiO-e7XM_ETI5y7g&sig2=c-wVAlrJN7CinLegfzffkg&bvm=bv.124817099,d.dmo

    Mercer, as with so many other mis-information agents, hides The Pink Elephant in the Room. Zionism, the its commanding Oligarch family, the Rothschilds, are not mentioned (not even briefly – in passing). The Zionist – American government role in expanding World Terrorism, is ignored, in favor of framing the convenient Enemy of the Moment, Islam.

    The Zionists have constructed a New World Order, where they control the economy and politics of the major nations on the planet. They control the American Congress – completely. Netenyahoo is the actual president of America, France, England, and Russia (I only list the major powers. Netenyahoo, servant of Sauron, (the Rothschilds, and others), is a superior organizer who happily strives to be recognized as the first Emperor of the World. His little minions, such as Killery Clinton, Gambling casino owner Trump, V. Nuland, Obomber, and Hollande, Cameron, Putin, and many others, busily scurry around his feet.

    The list of Zionist MOSSAD-CIA-MI-5, terror, just since November 22, 1963, is lengthy and involves the slaughter of 5 million, mostly civilians.

    1. Vietnam, 2 million (US Senate figures) 1962-1975

    2. Indonesia, 1 million – 1965

    3. Guatemala, 100,000 – 1960-1970s

    4. Iraq, 1 million – 2 invasions, and ongoing in 2016

    5. Syria, 150,000, and millions dislocated (driven from their homes) continuing in 2016,

    6. Deliberately stroked massacres in sub Saharan Africa, 2 million (the low estimate), ongoing

    7-100. Iraq, Sudan, Somalia, Yemen, Afghanistan, Libya, Nicaragua (with drug sales to American ghettos), Argentina, Chile, Greece (the colonels), You flesh out this list………………………..

    Need we discuss where the First Modern “Arab Spring” began? It began in the desert of Dallas, Texas, where our democratically elected, and Last Constitutional President, John F. Kennedy, and the remnants of the American Republic were Assassinated? The horror, to recall Joseph Conrad, has not ended. From the magical destruction of the Twin Towers, to the butchery in Orlando, to the destruction of the Arab Nations, to the suborning of our American People and our Sacred Honor, the pain continues.

    Our Yellow Brick Road

    The Only Road forward is to form an Alternate Government, in the image of our murdered Republic. Using our Moral VISION of a bright rebirth of Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness, we might attempt to begin to contest the Zionist American Anglo regime of Terror, beginning with a contest of Dual Power, and ending with the arrest of the imperialist terrorist Oligarchs, withdrawing American troops and bringing them home, (Ron Paul‘s most courageous and often repeated demand), restoring our Constitution, with its Bill of Rights, and living with the moral guidance of President Franklin Roosevelt‘s Four Freedoms.

    “, freedom of speech and expression, freedom to worship God in ones own way, freedom from want “which…means economic understandings which will secure to every nation a healthy peace time life for its inhabitants…” and freedom from fear “which…means a world-wide reduction of armaments…”

    For the Restoration of our Democratic Republic!

    Durruti – for the Anarchist Collective

    • Replies: @L.K
  29. Che Guava says:
    @Randal

    The last account I read, he had gathered hostages in a room, the SWAT police broke the wall down, liberally sprayed rounds about, and in the process, contributed a few of the hostages to the death and serious casualty toll (admittedly, that last point was not part of that account, but pretty certain).

    The account that you state, that he was like Tony Montana in the eighties version of Scarface, is most likely post-facto bs to absolve the SWATs of their small contribution to the overall death toll.

    Again, I ask why nobody rushed the turd-faced Omar while he was changing clips?

    I am serious that I had a dream where I was there, not that I even know what the place looks like, went to the bar, got the barman to pour a bottle of spirits into a jug (demonstrating my liking of booze), then refill it with water, crept up behind Omar, then smashed it on his head.

    I also find it funny that the press used ‘LBGT’ to describe the bar, I would suspect that it was just a place for male homosexuals.

    Omar ‘died like a man’, what a joke.

    • Replies: @RaceRealist88
    , @Sean
    , @Randal
  30. @Che Guava

    Thank you for the civility and the kind words.

  31. Priss Factor [AKA "Anonymny"] says: • Website

    http://www.answering-islam.org/Authors/Wood/pedophile.htm

    Maybe pedophilia is the glue between homos and moos.

    Homos have close ties to pedos, and Moos have some pedo behavior.

    Moos are also polygamy.

    Thus, homos and moos pose a challenge to trad western sex culture and marriage.

    • Replies: @Rehmat
  32. Che Guava says:
    @RaceRealist88

    RR.

    Please do what you can.

    As a non-US cit., I am terrified by the prospect of Hillary Clinton as pres. So many lies, so much destruction in her wake as Sec. of State.

    Trump is not the perfect candidate, mainly on cosmetic grounds, he should have dumped the fake tan long ago, but I love that he almost always speaks off the cuff.

    That, in the teleprompter world, is great.

    • Replies: @RaceRealist88
  33. anonymous • Disclaimer says:
    @Randal

    Come on, you can say it: What Ms. Mercer “[l]eaves out” is the shooter’s reported statement that he felt justified in his actions by what Uncle Sam had done to the people of Afghanistan.

    But let’s ignore that. Whether “Blue” or “Red,” it’s easier and more self-gratifying to drone on, using the latest atrocity to enable another round of identity politics.

    Sadly, even on a relatively thoughtful website most Americans would rather trash an entire religion than honestly confront the inevitable blowback of their government’s “foreign policy.”

    • Replies: @dearieme
    , @Sean
    , @Randal
  34. Rehmat says:
    @Priss Factor

    Morsi was democratically elected president of Egypt whose victory was certified even by former US president Jimmy Carter – who gave so much to the Zionist entity to receive an “antisemite Award. Allende was a military dictator supported by the US and Israel.

    And your source is as much skunk as Benjamin Netanyahu.

    Dr. Morsi government was toppled in July 2013 military coup led by one of Hosni Mubarak’s pro-Israel poodles, Gen. Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, born to a Moroccan Jewish mother, who has crowned himself the new Pharaoh in Cairo with the US and Israeli support. Last year, US-based Human Rights Watch (HRW) group in a 188-page report accused al-Sisi led coup of premeditated murder and genocide against innocent Egyptians – and called for putting these anti-democracy thugs on trial…..

    https://rehmat1.com/2015/04/22/israeli-vengeance-morsi-gets-20-year-in-jail/

    • Replies: @Priss Factor
  35. Rehmat says:
    @Priss Factor

    Pity – British holohoaxer Lord Janner was not a Muslim …..

    Last year, two founders of UK’s top Jewish Summer Camps for children (LL Camps), Tal Landsman, 26, and Ben Lewis, were accused of taking naked images of three- and four-year-old girls by the Hertfordshire police. The LL Camps was closed down in August 2015 after Lewis was reported to police by a member of staff who had seen the images….

    https://rehmat1.com/2016/05/31/uk-paedophilia-among-israel-lovers/

  36. Sean says:

    The FBI saw what happened to the authorities in the Clock Boy case, and Obama’s public reaction. No official would risk being the goat of a Glock Boy case.

  37. @Che Guava

    Again, I ask why nobody rushed the turd-faced Omar while he was changing clips?

    You can think you would do things in a certain way all you want after the fact. Not even mentioning that even then, after thinking about what you would do so much, when the actual event comes to fruition you will not act in the way it was planned in your head.

    Also see the Bystander Effect. The bigger the crowd, the less chance there is for someone to act because they believe someone else will act. You can think of this scenario in your head. You would think someone else would do something but they won’t.

    I also find it funny that the press used ‘LBGT’ to describe the bar, I would suspect that it was just a place for male homosexuals.

    Degenerates stay together in packs.

  38. @Che Guava

    All politicians are backed by Jews. All of them are not for us. I’m not pro-Trump. I’m not pro-any politician. Trump is a philosemite. His kids married Jews. If Trump wins (which I doubt), he will turn out to be just the same as all the other candidates and former Presidents of the country. Case in point:

    He also cites a video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tm5Je73bYOY) endorsement he gave Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for the Jewish state’s January 2013 election, expressing pride that it was “at the time the only ad done by a celebrity” for Netanyahu.

    There are already 14 declared Republican presidential candidates, and many of them are publicly expressing support for Israel, but Trump argues—in his typically brash and blunt fashion—that his history with the Jewish people and the Jewish state can set him apart from the rest of the crowded GOP field.

    Donald Trump: “I think President Obama is one of the worst things that’s ever happened to Israel. I think he’s set back [Israeli] relations with the United States terribly, and for people and friends of mine who are Jewish, I don’t know how they can support President Obama. He has been very bad for Israel.”

    http://www.jns.org/latest-articles/2015/6/28/when-it-comes-to-israel-donald-trump-says-he-is-no-apprentice#.VmHjzbgrKUk=

    On Friday, the Hebrew-language print edition featured an interview with Trump — translated into English online — in which he assured Israelis that, far from being “neutral” on the Middle East, his election would be “tremendous news for Israel.”

    https://theintercept.com/2016/03/18/sheldon-adelsons-israeli-tabloid-crush-donald-trump/

    And I think Trump is a horrible speaker. Repeats the same things over and over. I know he is the Teleprompter in Chief, but Obama is miles ahead of Trump when his teleprompter is working. His delivery is miles ahead of Trump, which even with a teleprompter I don’t think will change.

    Trump is not for us the people; Trump is for Trump, the Jews and his new Jewish family.

    • Replies: @Che Guava
  39. Priss Factor [AKA "Anonymny"] says: • Website
    @Rehmat

    “Allende was a military dictator supported by the US and Israel.”

    No, that was Pinochet who toppled Allende the Marxist.

    One of the problems of the world is impulsiveness and impatience.

    Jewish Globalism, homomania, Muslim fanaticism, celebrity culture, black rage, Rap culture, and etc are so impatient.

    But impatient and impulsive are not the same thing as intelligently engaged and energized.

    One can be energetic and patient. Alert and assiduous.
    Such used to be the ideal of the Anglo world, and perhaps this quality was best embodied by Charles Darwin and Charles Dickens. Both devoted themselves to tremendous amount of work but worked very patiently to pore over all the details and build a complex narrative. Life evolves. Lives evolve.

    Homos say it is ‘more evolved’ to embrace ‘gay marriage’, but it’s an insane rush to judgement with the full backing of the Jewish powers-that-be that are radicalizing decadence into the New Morality and New Normal.

    It’s Frankenstein experiment with society. Not ‘more evolved’ but ‘more mutated’ in a bad way.

    • Agree: Che Guava
    • Replies: @Che Guava
  40. Forbes says:

    Al Qaeda and Hezbollah are at odds with each other and with ISIS, noodled FBI Director James Comey, post massacre. That Mateen was clueless about the Shia-Sunni divide signaled to the FBI—to the exclusion of all other possibilities—that he wasn’t to be taken seriously as a threat.

    Al Qaeda and Hezbollah at odds, Shia-Sunni divide? Clueless to the exclusion of all other possibilities? One need only look at Democrats and Republicans in Washington to arrive at the same seeming contradiction. Clueless.

  41. HBD Guy says:

    If you see something say something unless you see a Muslim doing something.

  42. Sean says:
    @Che Guava

    Again, I ask why nobody rushed the turd-faced Omar while he was changing clips?

    OPD statement, June 12: On June 12, 2016, just after 2 a.m., an Orlando Police Officer working extra duty at the Pulse Nightclub, located at 1912 S. Orange Ave., responded to shots fired.

    He was in uniform and appears to have fired at Mateen after he killed the door security, but got smartly out of the gunman’s way after realising a self loading rifle was being used. Two other cops arrived outside and did much the same. “Outgunned”, according to the police department, but in the club Mateen would not be at much of an advantage if the officer had been a little more determined, or reengaged when Mateen , who had lingered in the entrance area, fired from there at police who’d arrived outside; he might have been under fire on both sides at that point if the police had walked the walk.

    Unfortunately, the entertainment industry has so warped realistic expectations of a man with a gun and a badge that less than heroic actions by cops who arrive at the begining of a massacre and retreat or stay put so as to emerge without a scratch on them are too difficult to process.

  43. @ilana mercer

    Dear Ms. Mercer:
    I like your article. It is written very clearly.
    Your I.f.f.U.

    • Replies: @Away
  44. @ilana mercer

    “Che Guava”: That’s an adorable handle.

    • Replies: @Che Guava
  45. dearieme says:
    @anonymous

    It’s perfectly possible both to trash an entire religion and to hold that US foreign policy has frequently been stupid, reckless, and wicked.

  46. Possible, but in this case reasonable?

  47. Sean says:
    @anonymous

    I don’y know that a religion incapable of inspiring aderents to rise in its defence would still be around. Mohammed was a political and military leader as well as a religious one. There is no agreement as to what constitutes “religion”, or how to demarcate it from the cultural aspects of regional group identity. Mateen’s religion seems to have interacted with his ancestal homeland sympathies, but Islam was surely a very important factor for him. From what I have read, Muslims’ national feeling is weak. Christianity has been comparatvely weak in relation to Western nation states for a half a millenium

  48. Art says:

    Why would a Muslim ISIS killer chose to attack a gay bar over attacking Disney?

    Killing at Disney would have been far more world shaking.

    My thinks that this guy had unresolved gay issues – period.

    • Replies: @anonymous
    , @Bill Jones
  49. @RaceRealist88

    That doesn’t even remotely match up with what I have read. The reports I have seen said 202 rounds fired on the scene. The last shootout was over pretty quickly, it didn’t last an hour.

  50. anonymous • Disclaimer says:
    @Art

    nah, it’s nothing about gay issues.

    Disney was not chosen because FL gov Rick Scott outlawed BDS.

    G4S had to be punished, but since Scott capitulated to zionist thuggery, the punishment was only an object lesson, not something that would destroy Florida’s tourist economy — a shot in the foot not the kneecaps.

    besides, Jewish population in FL is maybe second only to New York; they’re mostly old people. Jewish kids don’t want their parents leaving Florida and moving in with them.

    AND, — this was not about Trump, this staged event is intended to favor HRC, and she will need Florida’s Jewish vote — assuming all those old Jewish studda bubbas can punch the right chads.

  51. mtn cur says:
    @utu

    Good thing I ditched my boob tube in 84.

  52. rod1963 says:

    Remember the FBI takes orders directly from the AG, this includes how they conduct field investigations as well. Also consider the fact that the Obama Administration has stripped from the FBI training materials anything dealing with Islamic radicalism and have put Muslims in a super protected class in this country.

    Add this up and you end up where we are – on our own.

    This is why Omar could threaten to have ISIS murder a sheriff deputy in FLA and his family and get no response from the FBI even after the head sheriff reported it.

    The can be applied to Maj. Hassan who openly communicated with Al Awalki in Yemen and stated to his fellow Army officers that he is a soldier of Allah and supported Jihad against America, yet no investigations were done.

    The list goes on.

    Bottom line: Obama and the Left along most of the GOP doesn’t care if we’re slaughtered. They have a agenda to pursue and if we’re slaughterd, well tough.

    For the rest of us, don’t be a sheep, get a gun, learn how to use it, if you can get a CCW permit get it. Build up a emergency kit as well.

  53. @Art

    Disney has serious security.

    • Replies: @Art
  54. Away says:
    @Immigrant from former USSR

    It was a good article and she has been improving rapidly since appearing on Unz thanks perhaps partly to your kind critiques.

  55. Well, I’ll be fucked.

    I never thought I would read that it is because Mateen was American that he did what he did.

  56. Che Guava says:
    @RaceRealist88

    Oh, well, I know you are right about at least one of his children. Can’t be bothered to check all of the details on the others right now.

    Still, it is nice to see that he has dropped the spray-on tan and hair dye lately, looks much better.

    I understand your points, but am quite sure that he is the lesser of two evils, and his attitudes on trade, immigration, industry, nationalism, and diplomacy are likely to benefit struggling people in the U.S.A., and peace in the world.

    Hillary is a dangerous consecutive liar (I am sure that you are well-read enough to know the worst of them, starting with her anachronistic claim to have been named for Edmund Hillary), she did a great job on Libya, etc.

  57. Che Guava says:
    @ilana mercer

    Thank you Ilana.

    Others have used it, possibly copying, but I was the first, on a newspaper site, about fifteen years ago. So I thought I’d revive it here.

    I want to read Into the Cannibal’s Pot, sounds good, they don’t have it in bookshops near where I live, and I don’t have a credit card, but there is a way to buy things from Amazon through convenience shops here.

    A promise. A couple of others I come across that I want to buy, same with them.

    Not that I like Amazon!

    Keep up the good work, Ilana, I wanted to use your surname with the honorific there, but have no idea if you go by Ms, Miss, or Mrs.

    Cheers.

    • Replies: @ilana mercer
  58. Che Guava says:
    @Priss Factor

    “Allende was a military dictator supported by the US and Israel.”

    No, that was Pinochet who toppled Allende the Marxist.

    Well called, Anonynmy, Rehmat seems to have only the vaguest ideas of anything past the Islamic crap he pushes.

  59. Randal says:
    @Che Guava

    The last account I read, he had gathered hostages in a room, the SWAT police broke the wall down, liberally sprayed rounds about, and in the process, contributed a few of the hostages to the death and serious casualty toll (admittedly, that last point was not part of that account, but pretty certain).

    The account that you state, that he was like Tony Montana in the eighties version of Scarface, is most likely post-facto bs to absolve the SWATs of their small contribution to the overall death toll.

    Here’s the account I remembered (bold added):

    “Based off statements made by the suspect, and based on information we received by the suspect and from the hostages and the people inside,” Mina said, “we believe further loss of life was imminent. I made the decision to commence the rescue operation and do the explosive breach.”

    A SWAT team summoned by Orlando Police set up three explosive charges controlled by one device, but failed to topple the exterior wall leading to the bathroom that included 15 to 20 people. So Mina made the call to use the Bearcat.

    Officers wore combat-grade body armor and helmets as they rammed a bathroom wall of the Pulse nightclub, creating a small hole — big enough for people to crawl through — so the score of captives could escape.

    Along with the freed hostages who were hopping out of the jagged portal to freedom was Mateen who was wielding an AR-15 rifle and semi-automatic Glock handgun he bought days earlier from a Port St. Lucie gun shop. He fired at officers, striking one of them in his helmet before he was shot several times and killed.

    “There’s a hole in the wall about two feet off the ground and three feet wide. We were able to rescue dozens and dozens of people who came out of that wall,” Mina said. “The suspect came out of that hole himself with a handgun and a long gun and engaged in a gun battle with officers where he was ultimately killed.””

    http://www.naplesnews.com/news/crime/orlando-shooter-killed-by-police-in-hail-of-gunfire-as-he-was-trying-to-escape-through-hole-rescuers-382673091.html
    (Mina’s account was also reported in many other outlets.)

    I see no reason to disbelieve Mina’s account except wishful thinking. But in underestimating your enemies you only harm yourself and your own cause.

    • Replies: @Che Guava
  60. Randal says:
    @anonymous

    Come on, you can say it: What Ms. Mercer “[l]eaves out” is the shooter’s reported statement that he felt justified in his actions by what Uncle Sam had done to the people of Afghanistan.

    I did say that, in summary form, in the comment to which you were replying, and I’ve made the point elsewhere.

    Sadly, even on a relatively thoughtful website most Americans would rather trash an entire religion than honestly confront the inevitable blowback of their government’s “foreign policy.”

    It’s not unusual in the real world for more than one issue to contribute to particular problems. There’s no real difficulty in identifying the main ones here. As Steve Sailer has long pointed out, it’s “invade the world and invite the world”.

    More specifically, US foreign policy and mass immigration, in particular of muslims as far as the issue of terrorism is concerned, are the main problems we need to address.

    • Replies: @anonymous
  61. anonymous • Disclaimer says:
    @Randal

    Thank you.

    My criticism is directed to Ms. Mercer and her (apparently eroding?) fan base of Trumpeteers. How can one catalog all of the other conceivable “issues” that this wretch may have had while conspicuously omitting the one that he reportedly professed?

    We’re afflicted with a nationwide disease of denial about Washington’s imperialism. Among supposed “conservatives,” the symptoms include the quasi-worship of all things military, covering football fields with halftime flags, etc. Purported “liberals” seize upon the edgiest quips of Mr. Trump while willfully ignoring that the awful conduct of our government under Mr. Bush has seamlessly continued under Mr. Obama. I would suggest for your further consideration that both “sides” can be relied upon to broadbrush around the differing race, religion, nationality, sexual proclivity, etc, of the next wacko.

    Americans are, by and large, willfully ignorant sheep.

  62. @Wizard of Oz

    The gun store owner would have just assumed it was Arabic , because it was some unintelligible language spoken by someone who appeared MiddleEastern. In all likelyhood it was Dari since his dad speaks Dari in the videos he ( dad ) put out.

    • Replies: @Talha
  63. @Wizard of Oz

    A gun-free zone is a restaurant, store or other public venue that signs the establishment as gun free, as in “don’t carry your weapon here”. In Virginia, I believe it carries the force of law. Target, Costco and others are gun-free zones, I believe.

    • Replies: @Wizard of Oz
  64. @Che Guava

    You can contact the publisher of The Cannibal and arrange something with him. http://www.stairwaypress.com/contact/. The new book, out by the end of June, will be on Amazon. Readers don’t need to use honorifics for me; read the work, books too, that’s quite enough .

  65. Talha says:
    @greysquirrell

    Agreed. Most people will assume its Arabic if led in that direction. There was a fake ex-Muslim guy named Ergun Caner that used to make the rounds among the Evangelical crowd talking smack about Islam using his supposed knowledge of Arabic. To anybody who actually knows Arabic, this guy sounds like he is speaking dialogue from the Mos Eisly cantina bar, but he fooled thousands of people for years:

    Joke!

    Peace.

  66. Art says:
    @Bill Jones

    Disney has serious security.

    If he attacked just outside of Disney security – it still would be seen as an attack on Disney.

  67. @Jim Christian

    It does sound logical to suggest that massacres are likely to take place where other people are unarmed. Taking the logic further one should expect tactics to change ifthe intened victims were likely to be armed. Bombs and poison gas would become the weapons of choice.

  68. L.K says:
    @Durruti

    Durruti,
    You are absolutely correct that there are ‘substantial factions of Islam that do not preach hatred of non Muslims’. I’d add that such factions also preach unity between different Islamic sects.

    The virulent strains are, in fact, the ones that ZUSA & Israel work with, directly or, more commonly, through their Gulf Arab clients, Zaudi Arabia, aka, kingdom of nihilism, first and foremost among them. I’m speaking of Salafism/Wahabism, the ideologies of the various Al-ciada groups as well as ISIS.

    You are quite correct about Hezbollah too. Even Robert Baer, a veteran CIA field officer in Lebanon, and hostile to Hezbollah, warned of the sectarian bloodbath the US, Israel, and Saudi Arabia were planning to unleash. He declared:

    “we’ve got Sunni Arabs preparing for cataclysmic conflict, and we will need somebody to protect the Christians in Lebanon. It used to be the French and the United States who would do it, and now it’s going to be Nasrallah and the Shiites”

    From an article on the Christian Post, in May 2015, it was reported:

    …Rifit Nasrallah, a Catholic businessman who is part of the militias fighting ISIS in Ras Baalbek, discussed the alliance with Hezbollah in an International Business Times report last month.

    “We’re in a very dangerous situation,” he said. “The only people who are protecting us are the resistance of Hezbollah. The only one standing with the army is Hezbollah. Let’s not hide it anymore.”

    Nasrallah said Hezbollah does not expect its allies to convert to Islam or create an allegiance to the group’s ideals.

    “They accept us as we are,” he said. “They do not impose on us anything. When there’s an occasion, they come to our children’s birthdays. The people here accept that Hezbollah comes and helps.”
    …The group trained Christians in Syria to fight ISIS alongside them, according to a November report from Lebanese newspaper An-Nahar and even paid wages similar to Hezbollah members for Christians joining their ranks.

    As a Zionist writer, Mercer obviously tries to prop up the many myths about Muslim terrorism which in turn help fuel the completely synthetic war on terror, a war for Israel, fought mainly by other parties, be it US troops or Salafi/wahabi mercenaries.

    • Replies: @Durruti
  69. Hello, L.K
    I have not read this your comment yet.
    I use this occasion to expeditiously thank you for recommending the books

    Bankrupting the Enemy: The U.S. Financial Siege of Japan Before Pearl Harbor
    by Edward S. Miller

    and

    The New Dealers’ War: FDR And The War Within World War 2
    by Thomas Fleming,

    which I have just got from Amazon.
    Looking forward to read them.
    Your truly, I.f.f.U.

  70. Durruti says:
    @L.K

    L.K.

    Thanks for your comments.

    I was wondering if anyone (at UNZ), can see, let alone read, my Comments.?.?

    Few are willing to discuss (my view -analysis of), the Assassination in Dallas on November 22, 1963.
    Few will discuss the fate of the American Republic, and the Road back (cure), to full political health.

    My students are usually not clear on – just what a Republic is.

    Durruti

    • Replies: @anonymous
  71. anonymous • Disclaimer says:
    @Durruti

    Your comments are read and others share your analysis.

    At the commemoration of Israel’s attack on the USS Liberty at Arlington Cemetery on June 8, which Philip Giraldi discussed here: http://www.unz.com/article/remembering-the-u-s-s-liberty/
    the sister of one of the murdered sailors drew a line directly from the assassination of JFK to the subornation of LBJ to the demands of Israelis, those demands transmitted through the Krims — he a Democratic party funder and activist, and she a former Irgun terrorist / honeypot. https://vidrebel.wordpress.com/2013/07/10/the-jewish-strategy-of-occupying-the-middle-ground/

  72. Che Guava says:
    @Randal

    I was only going on what I’d read at the time, which was a different and earler account, as I guess you would recall.

    The fog of media supercedes all. Until seeing the video, I still tend to believe the earlier narrative.

    The later is more mythos-friendly, and relieves the ‘SWATs’ of any possible accusations of ‘friendly fire’ casualties. Since he was not able to buy the body armour he desired, why did they not just shoot the butt-ugly moron when he emerged from the hole, bearing an AR-15 variant (not an AR-15) and a Glock?

    He’d been in touch with, not just the ‘net, but MSM during, you think the swats are too stupid to at least stamp on his ugly head as he emerged from that tiny cat-door carrying the obvious murder weapons? At that height, he would have to have crawled.

    How was he even able to stand and return fire after that?

    You may well be correct, but the tale as you tell it sounds very strange.

    I also object to your ‘died like a man’ bullshit.

    • Replies: @Randal
  73. @Berta Arnason

    In what sense , Ms. Arnason, do you expect to be f … ?
    My teachers of English never explained this idiom to me.
    Does it have literal meaning ?
    I wish you whatever you want yourself.

  74. jtgw says: • Website

    The guy was certainly behaving suspiciously, but, as a libertarian, what do you think the government should do about that? Is the role of government to prevent crime, or simply to punish it? If Omar had been boasting of his connections to the KKK instead of Hezbollah, would you have encouraged the government to place him under arrest before he had committed violence?

    In a libertarian society, I expect any one of those people who interacted with Omar would have considered the possibility of privately investigating him. His employer, G4S, would certainly have had a motive to see if he was acting in a threatening manner and to dismiss him from employment. So political correctness does seem to be part of the problem. No doubt, G4S was afraid of a lawsuit if they wrongfully terminated him, which is only possible because of our ludicrous anti-discrimination laws.

    In any case, as others have noted, Ilana completely leaves out the place of our counterproductive foreign policy in all this.

    • Replies: @Chris Mallory
  75. Randal says:
    @Che Guava

    There’s a picture of what is presumably the hole in question at the link provided. It’s clearly big enough for people to emerge quickly from it and run (you wouldn’t crawl out – as the article itself says, it’s some height off the ground), and there’s no reason to suppose Mateen could not easily have gotten off a few shots whilst emerging behind hostages, before the police had any clear shot. There’s nothing particularly implausible about this account.

    I also object to your ‘died like a man’ bullshit.

    Going out in a stand up shootout is generally what people regard as “dying like a man” (regardless of preceding events and motivations). Indeed, one serious criticism imo of the likes of Saddam Hussein and Slobodan Milosevic is that in the end, for all their tough talk, they failed to die like men (in Milosevic’s case, he should have shot himself, for surrendering to his country’s enemies, in Saddam’s case, he should have died fighting) and instead allowed themselves to be captured.

    As I noted above, under-estimating your enemy is one of the worst errors.

    • Replies: @Chris Mallory
  76. @jtgw

    You can have a diversity or liberty and safety, but not all three at once.

  77. @Randal

    Saddam kept his bearing and composure as they led him to the scaffold to be hanged. I would call that dying like a man. He did not beg or cry.

    • Replies: @Randal
  78. Randal says:
    @Chris Mallory

    I suppose so, but for a man in his position, who was brutally, ruthlessly murderous in power and who had waged wars of aggression and led his nation and its military to disaster, the least I would require of such a man would be to go down with the ship – either take his own life or go down fighting to the end. Meekly surrendering and letting his country’s conquerors stage a show trial, and parade him in propaganda shots, was imo one of Saddam’s more despicable acts. (Not to say that in its direct consequences it compares with murderous acts of repression or starting a war, obviously, but those things go with the territory for a national ruler. Surrendering should not.)

    I have the same opinion of Milosevic, who was not the same class of violence as Saddam and whose country was not occupied, but nevertheless a man who had ruled to some extent by force and should have taken responsibility for defeat like a man.

    For avoidance of doubt, given my negative portrayal of Saddam above, I was a bitter and open opponent of the attack on Iraq (I marched with my family in London at the UK’s biggest demonstration ever – the first and only political demonstration I’ve ever been on, being conservative and all), by the way. Just not under any illusions about the nature of the beast.

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