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The Daily Coin – Dec 14 – Financial Bounty Hunters Testify: Clinton Foundation Operated As Foreign Agent by Sara A Carter TDC Note – If you have taken time to listen to the testimony from these “bounty hunters” then you have a good idea of what Sara…

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According to these sources, two financial investigators say they have submitted thousands of documents to the IRS that they believe show the Clinton Foundation, founded by Bill and Hillary Clinton, potentially evaded paying taxes on millions if not billions of dollars, a House subcommittee on government operations heard Dec. 13.

The Clinton Foundation (founded in 1997 as the William J. Clinton Foundationand from 2013 to 2015 briefly renamed the Bill, Hillary & Chelsea Clinton Foundation)is a non-profit organization under section 501(c)(3) of the U.S. tax code. It was established by former President of the United States Bill Clinton with the stated mission to “strengthen the capacity of people in the United States and throughout the world to meet the challenges of global interdependence.”Its offices are located in New York City and Little Rock, Arkansas.

Through 2016 the foundation had raised an estimated $2 billion from U.S. corporations, foreign governments and corporations, political donors, and various other groups and individuals.The acceptance of funds from wealthy donors has been a source of controversy.The foundation “has won accolades from philanthropy experts and has drawn bipartisan support”.Charitable grants are not a major focus of the Clinton Foundation, which instead uses most of its money to carry out its own humanitarian programs.

This foundation is a public organization to which anyone may donate and is distinct from the Clinton Family Foundation, a private organization for personal Clinton family philanthropy.

According to the Clinton Foundation’s website, neither Bill Clinton nor his daughter, Chelsea Clinton (both are members of the governing board), draws any salary or receives any income from the Foundation. When Hillary Clinton was a board member she reportedly also received no income from the Foundation. 

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Futurism – Arra Dianne Hifarva – Jun 10 – We all learned in high school how Watson and Crick pieced together the findings of many scientists to come up with a model of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA). Information in DNA is stored as code sequences made up of nitrogenous bases. Each cell has…

Physicists Confirm There’s a Second Layer of Information Hidden in Our DNA NUZZEL this SocialCurrentSee

As one who worked for about 40 years in the healthcare community in fund-development (philanthropy and community relations), I often admit that I really got my education in healthcare when I became a cancer patient in 2006.  That story is told in other posts and content that are basically archived in this FLIPBOARD.

But this post is less personal and more of an introduction to discovery about the topic, DNA.  Given that my cancer survival, now almost 13 years post-DX (diagnosis), is largely due to the science of DNA, the topic remains a focus of my attention.

In 1962, long before DNA was of any significant concern to me, Maurice Wilkins, Francis Crick, and James Watson received the Nobel Prize, but it was Rosalind Franklin’s data and photographs of DNA that led to their discovery.

At this LINK, Brenda Maddox tells a powerful story of a remarkably single-minded, forthright, and tempestuous young woman who, at the age of fifteen, decided she was going to be a scientist, but who was airbrushed out of the greatest scientific discovery of the twentieth century. 

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Business Insider – Matt Weinberger – Sep 23, 2018, 7:09 AM – Apple’s newest MacBook Pro laptops got rid of the separate ports for charging and accessories, and instead whittled it down to two USB-C ports. USB-C is hyped as the replacement for regular-old USB, also known as USB Type-A. It can handle charging… NUZZEL the story

Such an account is reminding us about the formerly archived content in the AmazonXNG ….

An intimate look at the life of Steve Jobs by the mother of his first child providing rare insight into Jobs’s formative, lesser-known years.

“Steve Jobs was a remarkable man who wanted to unify the world through technology. For him, the point was to set people free with tools to explore their own unique creativity. Chrisann Brennan knows this better than anyone. She met him in high school, at a time when Jobs was passionately aware that there was something much bigger to be had out of life, and that new kinds of revelations were within reach.

“The Bite in the Apple is the very human tale of Jobs’s ascent and the toll it took, told from the author’s unique perspective as his first girlfriend, co-parent, friend, and—like many others—object of his cruelty. Brennan writes with depth and breadth, and she doesn’t buy into all the hype. She talks with passion about an idealistic young man who was driven to change the world, about a young father who denied his own child, and about a man who mistook power for love. Chrisann Brennan’s intimate memoir provides the reader with a human dimension to Jobs’ myth. Finally, a book that reveals a more real Steve Jobs.” MORE ©ANSWERS ▶ SLIDESHOW

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Q  ▶ Where is RIVCO District #5?

According to this SOURCE, “The provisional and absentee ballots have finally been counted, and Libertarian Jeff Hewitt has been declared the new supervisor-elect for the 5th District of Riverside County, Calif. Hewitt, the former Libertarian mayor of Calimesa, garnered 51.9 percent of the vote. His opponent, Republican former Assemblyman Russ Bogh, received 48.1 percent.

“This is arguably the largest, most momentous win in Libertarian Party history. The population of Riverside County is estimated by the U.S. Census Bureau at 2,423,266 for 2018, which makes this southern California county in the Inland Empire the 11th-largest county in the United States. It’s larger than the populations of 15 different states. Hewitt’s district alone has a population of more than 438,000. Other Libertarians have been elected to state House positions over the years, including Andre Marrou in Alaska and several in New Hampshire. All of them, however, were elected in districts with populations of less than 50,000.”

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Jeff Hewitt wins unprecedented Libertarian Party victory in CA

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The SocialCurrentSee of today hints again that the Clinton Foundation Pay for Play scandal is real and is still under investigation.  The Trump Justice Department obviously has more than a political challenge here.  The longer that this matter goes unresolved and unprosecuted the more America comes to believe that the politically-connected answer to a different set of rules.  

What’s more, the entire Clinton Foundation operation far surpasses the level of self-dealing that has ever existed for the American presidency.  That is, no former POTUS or family has ever built such wealth and influence while still earning handsome and ample remuneration from the American taxpayer. ▶ ©answers in SLIDESHOW

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On the date, December 5, 2018, the trending topic in SocialCurrentSee (outside of the President George H.W. Bush funeral) may be the Mueller Report on General Michael Flynn.  That topic is defined by the term, redaction.

verb
re·​dact | \ri-ˈdakt  \
redacted; redacting; redacts
Definition of redact 
transitive verb
redaction noun
re·​dac·​tion | \ri-ˈdak-shən  
1: to put in writing : FRAME
2: to select or adapt (as by obscuring or removing sensitive information) for publication or release
3: to obscure or remove (text) from a document prior to publication or release

NUZZELRedacted parts of Mueller’s latest court filing leave reporters with lots of questions

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Q ▶ Where? @jsolomonReports of ’TheHill’ open more ‘Deep State’ facts to the #SocialCurrentSee of ‘common interest’ topic…

Trump, Russia and lessons from the mob: Did ‘godfathers’ steer collusion probe?

“At least two important bodies in Congress — the House Intelligence and Senate Judiciary committees — demanded to be secretly briefed on payments to “undercovers.” They’ve been pretty tight-lipped since, except to express concerns that the public would be alarmed by what was divulged.

“From those members of Congress, we can deduce that some of the contacts that occurred in 2016 were related to the political opposition, anti-Trump research funded by the Democratic Party and the Clinton campaign and driven by Steele and his Fusion GPS employer. That work became known as the Steele dossier.”

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Judicial Watch Sues for Documents on Obama DOJ Effort to Shut Down Clinton Foundation Investigation

Judicial Watch – Nov 30, 2018, 5:16 AM – (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Justice for all records of communications involving any investigation by the Federal Bureau of…

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Q ▶ How? The world remembers POTUS41,
George H.W. Bush (1924 – 2018)

The Atlantic – Nov 30, 2018, 9:33 PM – Had George Herbert Walker Bush never become the 41st president of the United States, he’d still be remembered as one of the great Americans of the 20th century. Bush, who died Friday at the age of 94, according to his spokesman, began his public…

According to this SOURCE, George Herbert Walker Bush is an American politician who served as the 41st President of the United States from 1989 to 1993. Prior to assuming the presidency, Bush served as the 43rd Vice President of the United States from 1981 to 1989.

Like his father, Prescott Bush, who was elected a Senator from Connecticut in 1952, George became interested in public service and politics. He served two terms as a Representative to Congress from Texas. Twice he ran unsuccessfully for the Senate. Then he was appointed to a series of high-level positions: Ambassador to the United Nations, Chairman of the Republican National Committee, Chief of the U. S. Liaison Office in the People’s Republic of China, and Director of the Central Intelligence Agency.

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Q What other American family had a father & son elected to the American Presidency? ©ANSWER

Even though he served but one term as POTUS, George Herbert Walker Bush had one of the longest tenures overall in American political life. He is an iconic American politician who served as the 41st President of the United States from 1989 to 1993. Prior to assuming the presidency, Bush served as the 43rd Vice President of the United States from 1981 to 1989.

POTUS abbreviation or noun

\ˈpō-təs  \

variants: or less commonly Potus

Definition of POTUS 

the president of the United States —often used like a nickname

The Bushes held their first state dinner. POTUS served buffalo meat, wore cowboy boots and welcomed Clint Eastwood.

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‘Where Are We Going?’: George Bush’s Final Days

The New York Times – Peter Baker (@peterbakernyt) – Dec 1, 2018, 10:51 AM – BUENOS AIRES — George Bush had been fading in the last few days. He had not gotten out of bed, he had stopped eating and he was mostly sleeping. For a man who had defied death multiple times over the years, it seemed that the moment might…

George H.W. Bush had a love of sports and an affinity for at least one sportswriter

The Washington Post – Thomas M. Boswell – Dec 1, 2018, 2:53 PM – “The president of what?” I said. “The United States.” A few minutes later, President George H.W. Bush called. We’d chatted a bit at all-star games and baseball functions when he was vice president for eight years. Now…

Bret Baier: George Bush’s legacy is his humanity

Fox News – Bret Baier – Dec 1, 2018, 5:14 PM – President George H.W. Bush’s death at age 94 will inspire an outpouring of praise for his lifetime of service and his impact on the nation and the world. But beyond his many accomplishments in life and in office, perhaps President Bush will be…

Q ▶ How? The world remembers POTUS41, George H.W. Bush (1924 – 2018)

The Atlantic – Nov 30, 2018, 9:33 PM – Had George Herbert Walker Bush never become the 41st president of the United States, he’d still be remembered as one of the great Americans of the 20th century. Bush, who died Friday at the age of 94, according to his spokesman, began his public…

According to this SOURCE, George Herbert Walker Bush is an American politician who served as the 41st President of the United States from 1989 to 1993. Prior to assuming the presidency, Bush served as the 43rd Vice President of the United States from 1981 to 1989.

Like his father, Prescott Bush, who was elected a Senator from Connecticut in 1952, George became interested in public service and politics. He served two terms as a Representative to Congress from Texas. Twice he ran unsuccessfully for the Senate. Then he was appointed to a series of high-level positions: Ambassador to the United Nations, Chairman of the Republican National Committee, Chief of the U. S. Liaison Office in the People’s Republic of China, and Director of the Central Intelligence Agency.

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”I do not like broccoli,” President GHW Bush famously said, responding to queries about a broccoli ban he has imposed aboard Air Force One, first reported this week in U.S. News and World Report. ”And I haven’t liked it since I was a little kid and my mother made me eat it. And I’m President of the United States, and I’m not going to eat any more broccoli!”

“I have opinions of my own, but I don’t always agree with them,” (George H. W. Bush)

“Never ask anyone over 70 how they feel. They’ll tell you.” (GHWB)

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A whistleblower is an employee that reports an employer’s misconduct. There are laws that protect whistleblowers from being fired or mistreated for reporting misconduct. One of these laws is the Whistleblower Protection Act.

The third item in this TRILOGY of posts deals with a newfound or newly identified whistleblower that may not be familiar to many who follow such stories.

whistleblower

noun ▶ whis·​tle·​blow·​er | \ˈhwi-səl-ˌblō-ər\

Q ▶ Who? … Marriott says data breach compromised info of up to 500 million guests

NBC News – Nov 30, 2018, 6:44 AM – Marriott International said Friday that up to 500 million guests’ information may have been accessed as part of a data breach of its Starwood guest reservation database. The world’s largest hotel chain said it determined on Nov. 19 that …
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Q ▶ What? … Laura Loomer, banned Twitter user, handcuffs herself to company headquarters in protest

Laura Loomer, a conservative activist and provocateur recently suspended from Twitter, handcuffed herself to a door outside the company’s New York City headquarters Thursday in protest.

Ms. Loomer, 25, started the stunt shortly before 4 p.m. Thursday, eight days after her Twitter account was suspended over a tweet criticizing Rep.-elect Ilhan Omar, Minnesota Democrat.

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Q ▶ When? … FBI Raids Home Of Whistleblower On Clinton Foundation

The Daily Caller – Nov 29, 2018, 10:30 PM – The FBI raided the home of a whistleblower who was in possession of documents regarding the Clinton Foundation and Uranium One, according to the whistleblower’s lawyer, Michael Socarras. The whistleblower, Dennis Nathan Cain, had turned the…

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Q ▶ How? Google Employees Debated Burying Conservative Media In Search Results

Dailycaller – Daily Caller : Peter Hasson – Nov 29, 2018 – Google employees debated whether to bury The Daily Caller and other conservative media outlets in search results as a response to President Donald Trump’s election “Let’s make sure that we reverse things in four years,” one engineer…

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chron·ic /ˈkränik/ ▶trau·mat·ic ▶ /trəˈmadik,trouˈmadik,trôˈmadik/ ▶ en·ceph·a·lop·a·thy /enˌsefəˈläpəTHē,inˌsefəˈläpəTHē/

According to the Boston University CTE Center, Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) is a degenerative brain disease found in athletes, military veterans, and others with a history of repetitive brain trauma.

Chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), formerly known as dementia pugilistica, is a neurodegenerative disease found in people who have had multiple head injuries. Symptoms may include behavioral problems, mood problems, and problems with thinking. This typically does not begin until years after the injuries. It often gets worse over time and can result in dementia. It is unclear if the risk of suicide is altered.

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From this AMAZON source (link below): “One day in 2002 the fifty-year-old body of former Pittsburgh Steeler and hall of fame star Mike Webster was laid on a cold table in front of pathologist Dr. Bennet Omalu. Webster’s body looked to Omalu like the body of a much older man, and the circumstances of his behavior prior to his death were clouded in mystery. But when Omalu cut into Webster’s brain, it appeared to be normal. Something didn’t add up.

“It was at this moment, Omalu studying slides of Webster’s brain tissue under a microscope, that the world of contact sports would never be the same: the discovery of Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy. CTE can result in an array of devastating consequences including deterioration in attention, memory loss, social instability, depression, and even suicide. And Omalu’s discovery of CTE in the brain of an American football player has become the catalyst of a blazing controversy across all contact sports.

“At the center of that controversy stands the unlikely Dr. Bennet Omalu, a Nigerian-born American citizen, a mild-mannered, gentle man of faith. It is fascinating that it would take someone on the outside of American culture to make this amazing discovery, and refuse to let it be kept hidden. Dr. Omalu began his life in strife, growing up in war-torn Nigeria. But his medical studies in forensic pathology proved to be a lifeline. It fed his natural curiosity and awakened within a deeper desire to always search for the truth. Who would have thought that such an unexpected character would play such a role in bringing to life this world-changing data?

“In Truth Doesn’t Have a Side, discover the truth about CTE: Its causes and symptoms, how we might keep our children safe and guide professional athletes when CTE sets in. The problem of CTE is coming to light with each new story about an athlete’s concussion problem, and we are likely facing dramatic changes to professional sports. You’ll be inspired by Dr. Bennet Omalu a man driven by his love and concern for the welfare of all people, and his professional vow to speak the truth.”

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PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL PLAYERS DO NOT SUSTAIN FREQUENT REPETITIVE BLOWS TO THE BRAIN ON A REGULAR BASIS

“So concluded the National Football League in a December 2005 scientific paper on concussions in America’s most popular sport. That judgment, implausible even to a casual fan, also contradicted the opinion of a growing cadre of neuroscientists who worked in vain to convince the NFL that it was facing a deadly new scourge: A chronic brain disease that was driving an alarming number of players — including some of the all-time greats — to madness.


League of Denial reveals how the NFL, over a period of nearly two decades, sought to cover up and deny mounting evidence of the connection between football and brain damage.

“Comprehensively, and for the first time, award-winning ESPN investigative reporters Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru tell the story of a public health crisis that emerged from the playing fields of our 21st century pastime. Everyone knew that football is violent and dangerous. But what the players who built the NFL into a $10 billion industry didn’t know – and what the league sought to shield from them – is that no amount of padding could protect the human brain from the force generated by modern football; that the very essence of the game could be exposing these players to brain damage.

“In a fast-paced narrative that moves between the NFL trenches, America’s research labs and the boardrooms where the NFL went to war against science, League of Denial examines how the league used its power and resources to attack independent scientists and elevate its own flawed research — a campaign with echoes of Big Tobacco’s fight to deny the connection between smoking and lung cancer. It chronicles the tragic fates of players like Hall of Fame Pittsburgh Steelers center Mike Webster, who was so disturbed at the time of his death he fantasized about shooting NFL executives; and former Chargers great Junior Seau, whose diseased brain became the target of an unseemly scientific battle between researchers and the NFL. Based on exclusive interviews, previously undisclosed documents and private emails, this is the story of what the NFL knew and when it knew it – questions at the heart of the crisis that threatens football, from the highest levels all the way down to Pop Warner.”

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secondary adjective
sec·​ond·​ary | \ˈse-kən-ˌder-ē 
immunodeficiency noun
im·​mu·​no·​de·​fi·​cien·​cy |
\ˌi-myə-nō-di-ˈfi-shən(t)-sē, i-ˌmyü-nō-\
disease noun
dis·​ease | \di-ˈzēz\

What is “secondary immunodeficiency disease” (SID)?

NoteThe “canswers” moniker in socialcurrentsee for these posts is a reference to the Q&A methodology embraced by the author, a self-described canswerist, or cancer survivor and blogger. Actually, for a definition of “canswerst,” see: URBAN DICTIONARY

As a cancer patient since 2006 who enjoys continuous remission of mantle cell lymphoma (MCL) since 2010, I have come face-to-face with SID on numerous occasions, including the present time. A Google search, good medical dictionary and the VIDEO (in the slideshow below) tell the story in a semi-clinical way, but allow me to approach the subject with a personal account.

Even though I am not cured of cancer (per se), the spring of 2019 marks 14 years since diagnosis (DX) with the blastoid type of mantle cell lymphoma. It was 2006 and less than two months before my 58th birthday.

What followed was an initial chemotherapy regimen titled R-CHOP (the “R” stands for Rituximab (a type of medication called a monoclonal antibody. It works by attaching to certain blood cells from your immune system (B cells) and killing them.)

While I was not fortunate to obtain lasting and long-term remission with chemotherapy, that treatment helped to survive long enough to receive an allogeneic stem cell transplant (alloSCT) in August 2007, some 16 months after my original MCL DX. As it turns out, the Rituximab therapy would occur numerous times before and after the alloSCT.  As it turns out, that very miracle drug happens to be the root cause of my experience with SID, or the immunodeficiency that manifests with an inability to quickly recover from upper respiratory issues (prolong coughing and sinusitis).

Hopefully, not getting too clinical, perhaps even morbid, with further explanation, I have discovered a universal reality, Rituximab (Rituxan) is a first-line effective treatment for most blood-related cancer patients, but it comes with life-long consequences for the immune system, or a medical condition known as hypogammaglobulinemia.

Thus, the common periods of respiratory distress that I can’t seem to shake persist because of my low IG levels (see chart below).

2018 IG TEST RESULTS

The most significant gamma globulins are immunoglobulins (antibodies), although some immunoglobulins are not gamma globulins, and some gamma globulins are not immunoglobulins.  But the gamma globulins of note here are those that are vital for normal immune system function, the blood molecules that help ward off and fight infection.

The most recent charting of these IG levels for me show that throughout 2018, all six of my IG (blood) tests produced results well below the 700-minimum range.  The last test on Nov. 20 returned a result of 418 when the protocol for an outpatient prescription of an IVIG (infusion of what is called gammagard) requires a sub-400 reading.

Therefore, we await that IVIG, now scheduled for Dec. 18.  We hope we can reschedule this infusion for an earlier date.