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Wednesday March 19th, 2014
21% Think Federal Government Has Consent of the Governed posted 03/19/2014, 1:55 PM (Rasmussen Reports)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
Just 21% of Likely U.S. Voters believe the federal government today has the consent of the governed, according to a new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey.

That's up four points from the all-time low of 17% last reached in August but is generally in keeping with regular surveying for the past four years. Sixty-three percent (63%) do not believe the federal government has the consent of the governed today, Sixteen percent (16%) are not sure.
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Lawmakers Get Caught Parroting Copyright Lobby posted 03/19/2014, 1:55 PM (TorrentFreak)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
"...many MPs repeated the rhetoric that was put forward in the pamphlet. Member of Parliament Kauko Tuuppainen went as far as parroting from the memo word-for-word, which was noticed by fellow MP Oras Tynkkynen, and later picked up by the Finnish press."... (more)


Tuesday March 18th, 2014



San Antonio lawyer bribed Bexar judge posted 03/18/2014, 10:17 AM (San Antonio Express-News)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
A San Antonio lawyer pleaded guilty Monday to bribing a state district judge, admitting that he gave the jurist cash, paid for repairs on his personal vehicles and even selling one of his Mercedes for him, all in exchange for favorable rulings on cases.

[...]Acevedo's plea deal said he gave cash, services or other things of value totaling more than $6,655 to McGinty, who resigned Feb. 14 amid the investigation.

“The things of value included cash, car repairs, the sa
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Monday March 17th, 2014

Prosecution: A Despicable Profession posted 03/17/2014, 5:24 AM (Will Grigg)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
Prosecutorial misconduct is ubiquitous, in large measure because it is almost impossible to hold a prosecutor accountable. Last year, South Carolina State Supreme Court Justice Donald Beatty gave a speech in which he took note of the rampant and well-documented abuses by prosecutors in his state.

Judge Beatty warned that his court “will no longer overlook unethical conduct, such as witness tampering, selective and retaliatory prosecutions, perjury, and suppression of evidence. You
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Cleveland judge barred from hearing criminal cases due to alleged abuses, yet permitted to hear civil cases posted 03/17/2014, 5:22 AM (Cleveland.com)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
Cleveland Municipal Court Judge Angela Stokes -- who's been under investigation for allegations that she abused court staff, lawyers and defendants -- will no longer hear criminal cases beginning Monday.

The municipal court's administrative judge, Ronald Adrine, made the decision Friday, according to court papers. The move follows continuing complaints about Stokes' behavior and a dramatic decision by the Cuyahoga County Public Defender's to seek a motion to transfer cases -- and
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World's most pristine waters are polluted by US Navy human waste posted 03/17/2014, 5:22 AM (The Independent)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
The American military has poured hundreds of tonnes of human sewage and waste water into a protected coral lagoon on the British-owned base of Diego Garcia over three decades in breach of environmental rules, The Independent can reveal.

The Indian Ocean base on the Chagos Islands has been one of the world’s most isolated and controversial military installations since Britain forcibly removed hundreds of islanders in the early 1970s, abandoning them to destitution, to make way for
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Thursday March 13th, 2014

President Obama's Investment Skills posted 03/13/2014, 7:51 AM (Randall Holcombe)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
After the Obama administration bailed out General Motors by purchasing a 60.8% ownership share in the company for $49.5 billion, President Obama said, "We expect taxpayers will get back all the money my administration has invested in GM." (I do like the way the president takes responsibility for the investment.) Now, the president’s administration has sold all of its ownership in GM and taken ... (more)


Wednesday March 12th, 2014

CNN Contributor & Red State Editor Erick Erickson on Redistribution posted 03/12/2014, 6:45 AM (Jan Helfeld)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]


Erick Erickson, CNN Contributor and Red State Editor on redistribution of wealth. Erick Erickson can't think in terms of principles, contradicts himself and then runs.
Comedy gold!


Tuesday March 11th, 2014

Zach Galifianakis Sells His Young Audience Out to Push Obamacare posted 03/11/2014, 12:28 PM (InformationLiberation)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
Today, Barack Obama appeared on Zach Galifianakis's recurring show "Between Two Ferns" to perform with him in a comedic interview. After some scripted jokes in which Obama is painted as Mr. Cool and Zach as a bumbling moron, the president spends the next four minutes pushing Obamacare, telling Zach's young audience the site "works great now."

Obama says young people can sign up for the same price as they pay for their monthly cell phone bill. He says young people think they're
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Pentagon Spends $300,000 Per Year to Study Body Language of Putin, World Leaders posted 03/11/2014, 4:09 AM (NationalJournal.com)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
The Defense Department is spending about $300,000 a year studying the body language of Russian President Vladimir Putin and other world leaders, Rear Adm. John Kirby, the Pentagon press secretary, said Friday.... (more)




Ask the DNC: How Much of Opposition To Obama is Racist? posted 03/11/2014, 4:09 AM (YouTube)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]


Maryland Obamacare Exchange Investigation: “Flagrant Waste & Abuse of Taxpayer Monies” posted 03/11/2014, 4:07 AM (The Daily Sheeple)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
A probe into how millions of dollars in federal money was spent on developing the Maryland health exchange will be launched by federal investigators.

The Maryland Health Benefit Exchange has had troubles since its launch on October 1. The site crashed on its first day, and has had ongoing problems, including feuding contractors and major software issues. Noridian Healthcare Solutions, the company the state hired to build the exchange for $193 million, had already been paid $68 mil
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Koch Brother Donates Money to Hospital, Liberals Protest (Not a Parody) posted 03/11/2014, 4:07 AM (Washington Free Beacon)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
The Koch brothers are at it again. Their right-wing political Panzer Division descended on a New York City hospital over the weekend to protest (!) the addition of a new ambulatory care center. What the hell, Koch bros? Why not pro-America?... (more)


Monday March 10th, 2014

Kill the Snowden interview, congressman tells SXSW posted 03/10/2014, 12:46 AM (CNET News)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
A member of the House Intelligence Committee, Mike Pompeo, published an open letter to South by Southwest Interactive conference organizers on Friday demanding that they rescind their invitation to Edward Snowden. ... (more)


Thursday March 6th, 2014

Health Czar Shows Amazing Ignorance About Marijuana Facts posted 03/06/2014, 11:15 PM (Alternet)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
You'd think the director of NIH would know a thing or two about the science of cannabis. You'd be wrong.... (more)


Wednesday March 5th, 2014

Houston Issues "Cease & Desist" to Stop Citizens Communicating With Their Government posted 03/05/2014, 12:09 AM (Infowars)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
The City of Houston has issued a “cease and desist” order to prevent its own citizens from contacting their government in order to lobby for the introduction of Uber, a mobile phone-enabled taxi ordering service.

Attempting to tackle the problem of city officials bowing to the demands of taxi/limo companies who fear the threat of competition that Uber will bring, the company invited Houston residents to fill in a petition and send it to city managers encouraging them to consider t
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MSNBC Host Ronan Farrow Groomed From Childhood To Be State Propagandist posted 03/05/2014, 12:09 AM (National Review)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
From the National Review:
[...][Richard] Holbrooke, a loyal friend of Mia Farrow’s [...] hired Ronan as a speechwriter when he was 15. There is Holbrooke’s formidable widow, the journalist and socialite Kati Marton, the ex-wife of Peter Jennings. There is Diane Sawyer, Holbrooke’s ex-girlfriend, who is now advising Farrow. “I’ve told him, ‘If there is anything you w... (more)


Tuesday March 4th, 2014

Obama Nominates Former SOPA Lobbyist to Help Lead TPP Negotiations posted 03/04/2014, 12:49 AM (EFF.org)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
President Obama has nominated former SOPA lobbyist Robert Holleyman to join the team of U.S. negotiators leading the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) talks. If confirmed by the Senate, the former chief executive officer of the Business Software Alliance (BSA) would serve as a Deputy to the U.S. Trade Representative. Coincidentally, the current head of the BSA is f... (more)


Monday March 3rd, 2014

Kerry tells Russia 'one doesn't invade country on phony pretext' posted 03/03/2014, 12:51 AM (YouTube)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]


Want To Outperform The Market? Just Track What SEC Employees Are Trading posted 03/03/2014, 12:47 AM (Economic Policy Journal)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
Goodbye SAC Capital. Hello SEC Capital.... (more)


Superintendent faces parents after news of his $663,365 salary becomes public... posted 03/03/2014, 12:47 AM (Daily Paul)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]


Wednesday February 26th, 2014

Anderson Cooper Struggles With The Concept Of Free Association posted 02/26/2014, 1:00 PM (YouTube)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]


"There are dozens -- probably hundreds of religions in the United States... Can a society exist where everybody gets to decide who they interact with and who they don't, based solely on their religious beliefs? For whatever reason -- irrationally -- if somebody doesn't like somebody else...they don't have to deal with that person?!" - Anderson Cooper during a debate over Arizona's "anti-gay"


Bill de Blasio Responds With Empty Platitudes After Caught Jaywalking & Speeding... posted 02/26/2014, 12:59 PM (CBS New York)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
Days after CBS 2 cameras exclusively caught his caravan running through stop signs and speeding, Mayor Bill de Blasio took his first questions about the incident.

“Every city employee needs to respect the law, myself included, needs to respect the traffic laws, needs to comport themselves in a way that’s safe, of course,” de Blasio said Monday. “No one’s above the law. That’s a fundamental view I hold in everything I think about public life in a democratic society. That’s a very d
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More retired NY firefighters, cops arrested in pension fraud probe posted 02/26/2014, 12:59 PM (Reuters)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A second wave of retired New York firefighters and police was arrested on Tuesday on disability fraud charges tied to a September 11 pension fraud, said a source involved in the investigation.... (more)


Tuesday February 25th, 2014

'The Daily Show' Paints Judge Andrew Napolitano As A Pro-Slavery Racist posted 02/25/2014, 12:38 PM (InformationLiberation)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]


On the heels of "The Daily Show"'s demonization campaign against libertarian Peter Schiff (which Peter thoroughly exposed here), his latest target for take down is the brilliant Judge Andrew Napolitano, whom John and Larry Wilmore paint as a pro-slaver
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Monday February 24th, 2014

SPLC: 'More Than Half of White Americans' Anti-Black posted 02/24/2014, 12:49 PM (Story Leak)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
During an interview with CNN last week, Mark Potok of the Southern Poverty Law Center boldly claimed that more than half of white Americans hate blacks.... (more)


Sunday February 23rd, 2014

De Blasio jaywalks as he preaches road safety posted 02/23/2014, 8:04 AM (New York Post)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
He talks the talk — but won’t walk the walk.

Mayor de Blasio, who has been lecturing about pedestrian safety since he stepped foot in City Hall, strolled across a Brooklyn street against the light Friday in a blatant jaywalking violation.

Hizzoner was gabbing on his old-school flip-phone as he slowly made his way across 11th Street on Sixth Avenue in Park Slope — and his NYPD detail faithfully jaywalked with him.

A Post reporter caught the foot faux p
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Tuesday February 18th, 2014

Clapper Reads From the Bush/Cheney/Nixon Playbook to Fear-Monger Over Transparency posted 02/18/2014, 8:01 AM (Glenn Greenwald)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
James Clapper, President Obama’s top national security official, is probably best known for having been caught lying outright to Congress about NSA activities, behavior which (as some baseball players found out) happens to be a felony under federal law. But – like to... (more)


Are You Smarter Than a Nuclear Launch Officer? posted 02/18/2014, 8:01 AM (TIME)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
Here’s the type of questions Air Force missileers are cheating on…and why.... (more)


Sunday February 16th, 2014

Lew Rockwell on Endemic Corruption of US Government posted 02/16/2014, 3:16 PM (YouTube)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]

Former New Orleans, La. Mayor Ray Nagin was convicted of 20 counts of corruption, while found not guilty on one count. Nagin was the mayor of the Crescent City from 2002 to 2010, shepherding the city through the devastation of Hurricane Katrina and the rebuilding that began immediately after. But during the rebuilding phase, Nagin required kickbacks from people looking to help the battered city. RT's P
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Tuesday February 11th, 2014

Officials: Obama Mulls Assassinating Another US Citizen posted 02/11/2014, 6:06 AM (Antiwar)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
After a lot of feigned hand-wringing about the legality of assassinating American citizens without any judicial oversight, the next of us to go is now just a matter of time, and remains totally up to President Obama.

Officials confirm that Obama and “various commanders in the US military” are having discussions about an as-yet-unnamed American citizen who may or may not be summarily executed at s
... (more)


Friday February 7th, 2014

Obama at Prayer Breakfast: ‘Killing the Innocent’ Is ‘Ultimate Betrayal of God’s Will’ posted 02/07/2014, 4:00 AM (CNSNews)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
At the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, President Barack Obama said that “killing the innocent” is the “ultimate betrayal of God’s will.”... (more)
Well then I guess he's Satan because he's killed hordes of innocent people overseas.


American Leaders Laugh About Dead Veterans and Children posted 02/07/2014, 4:00 AM (YouTube)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]

American political leaders of both parties are war mongering psychopaths. They do not care about you, your family, or the lives of innocent people. Watch as they laugh and make jokes about suffering and death.


US Rep. To Deputy Director of Drug Policy: You're "Part of the Problem" posted 02/07/2014, 4:00 AM (YouTube)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]

Rep. Earl Blumenauer grows frustrated with witnesses' "inability to answer" direct questions about the real health risks of pot.


Deputy drug czar reluctantly admits marijuana is less deadly than alcohol posted 02/07/2014, 4:00 AM (The Raw Story)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
“How many people die from marijuana overdoses every year?” Connolly asked.

“I don’t know that I know. It is very rare,” Botticelli replied.
... (more)


Thursday February 6th, 2014

Tennessee judge who ordered name change for baby Messiah fired posted 02/06/2014, 12:35 AM (Reuters)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
NASHVILLE, Tennessee (Reuters) - A Tennessee judge who ordered a baby's name changed from Messiah to Martin, saying the former was reserved for Jesus Christ, has been fired, court officials said on Tuesday.... (more)


Monday February 3rd, 2014

Bill O'Reilly Asks Obama Some Actual Hard Questions (Which He Uniformly Dodges) posted 02/03/2014, 4:44 AM (YouTube)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]

Bill O'Reilly sits down with President Obama at the White House to discuss the IRS scandal, Benghazi, the Affordable Care Act and the Super Bowl.


Obama Says James Clapper 'Should Have Been More Careful' In How He Lied To Congress posted 02/03/2014, 4:44 AM (Techdirt)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
Many of us are still quite disappointed that James Clapper has kept his job as Director of National Intelligence after flat out lying to Congress over whether or not the NSA spied on Americans. There have been increasing calls from within Congress to have Clapper investigated and possibly prosecuted for the felony of lying to Congress, but there ap... (more)


Wednesday January 29th, 2014

Erasing Obama's Record on the Afghan War posted 01/29/2014, 5:23 PM (FAIR.org)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
What is Barack Obama's record on the Afghan War? Judging by some recent press, the main lesson is that he's ending that war. But that requires ignoring some pretty inconvenient history. ... (more)


Rep. Michael Grimm Threatens NY1 Reporter: "I'll Break You in Half" posted 01/29/2014, 5:23 PM (YouTube)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]

Following Tuesday's State of the Union address, Representative Michael Grimm of Staten Island threatened an NY1 political reporter, Michael Scotto.


Monday January 20th, 2014

Obama: Marijuana Less Dangerous Than Alcohol, But... posted 01/20/2014, 8:29 AM (StoptheDrugWar.org)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
In an interview with The New Yorker released Sunday, President Barack Obama said he didn't think marijuana was more dangerous than alcohol and that the legalization experiments going on in Colorado and Washington were "important." But he also said marijuana use wasn't something he could encourage and he worried that pot legalization could lead to a slippery slope where the decriminal... (more)


Revealed: how Jimmy Savile abused up to 1,000 victims on BBC premises posted 01/20/2014, 8:28 AM (The Observer)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
The BBC will be plunged into a major crisis with the publication of a damning review, expected next month, that will reveal its staff turned a blind eye to the rape and sexual assault of up to 1,000 girls and boys by Jimmy Savile in the corporation's changing rooms and studios.
... (more)


Friday January 17th, 2014

Nancy Grace: "People on Pot Shoot, Stab and Strangle Each Other" posted 01/17/2014, 2:11 PM (InformationLiberation)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]


Former government prosecutor Nancy Grace provides an excellent representation of your average government prosecutor: a delusional, self-righteous, egomaniac willing to go to any length to obfuscate the truth and secure a conviction, or in this case to prove a point. Like Javert from Les Miserables, their moral doctrine in life is "upholding the law"; upholding the law is moral goodness and dis
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Drug Smuggling DEA Calls Marijuana Legalization 'Reckless and Irresponsible' posted 01/17/2014, 7:46 AM (Story Leak)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
The Drug Enforcement Administration’s chief of operations pleaded with lawmakers during a Senate hearing Wednesday, warning over the alleged dangers of marijuana legalization at the state level.

"It scares us," James L. Capra said according to the Washington Post. "Every part of the wor
... (more)


Friday January 10th, 2014

For First Time Ever, Most Members Of Congress Are Millionaires posted 01/10/2014, 8:43 AM (Zero Hedge)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
Today we got official verification that Bernanke's wealth transfer in addition to benefitting the richest 1%, primarily those dealing with financial assets, also led to a material increase in the wealth of one particular subgroup of the US population: its politicians.... (more)


Ex-cop in NYPD, FDNY Social Security scam — seen riding a Jet Ski — expected to surrender Thursday posted 01/10/2014, 8:43 AM (New York Daily News)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
Glenn Lieberman, who worked as a cop in Brooklyn and cried stress-related injuries in order to claim disability benefits, was working as a private detective in Florida. Lieberman, who was given permission to drive from Florida to New York, is expected to turn himself in for his part in the $21.3 million scam.... (more)


Wednesday January 8th, 2014

Revolving Door Keeps Spinning: Former FCC Head Hired By Carlyle Group posted 01/08/2014, 5:50 AM (Common Dreams)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
President and CEO Craig Aaron, "The revolving door never seems to stop spinning at the Federal Communications Commission."

Just half a year after resigning his 4-year post as chairman of the FCC, Julius Genachowski has joined the famously shadowy private equity firm Carlyle Group, known by some as the "ex-presidents' club."

Genachowski will "focus on investments in global technology, media and telecom, including Internet and mobile," reads a Carlyle Group st
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Colbert Smacks Down Statists On Legal Pot posted 01/08/2014, 5:49 AM (Infowars)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
Stephen Colbert’s Comedy Central segment the other day on Colorado’s recent legalization of recreational marijuana is worth note. Colbert takes two opponents to task: New York Times columnist David Brooks and Ruth Marcus of the Washington Post. Both oppose legalization.

Brooks, who is fondly referred to as “the liberals’ favorite conservative,” and Marcus, who i
... (more)


Tuesday January 7th, 2014

Handgun used as laser pointer by state official reportedly rattles foreign delegates posted 01/07/2014, 7:16 AM (Times Union)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
Jerome M. Hauer, Gov. Andrew Cuomo's director of homeland security, took out his handgun and used the laser sighting device attached to the barrel as a pointer in a presentation to a foreign delegation, according to public officials. It happened Oct. 24 in Albany at the highly secure state emergency operations center below State Police headquarters.

These officials, one of whom claimed to be an eyewitness, said that three Swedish emergency managers in the delegation were rattled w
... (more)


Monday January 6th, 2014

Obama Proposes Executive Orders For Backdoor Gun Confiscation posted 01/06/2014, 6:05 AM (Story Leak)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
The Obama Administration announced two new executive orders on gun control Friday, after countless other attempts to erode Second Amendment rights failed to gain public support.

According to one of the proposed actions, patient privacy laws would be pushed aside to allow increased government access to mental health records. Cu
... (more)


Wednesday January 1st, 2014

Drug Court Judge Allegedly Drunk During Proceedings; Goes To Rehab Instead Of Jail posted 01/01/2014, 3:40 AM (Police State USA)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
BROWARD COUNTY, FL — A Florida judge presiding over misdemeanor drug cases reportedly showed up to work intoxicated and had to be removed from court. In a palpable irony, even a person who has dedicated her career toward meddling in other people’s lives and using the force of government against them is herself incapable of keeping herself sober at work. The judge faces no legal consequences and instead of being carted off to jail like so many of the recreational drug users she has dealt with, sh... (more)


The Complete List of Everything Banned by Mayor Michael Bloomberg posted 01/01/2014, 3:38 AM (Gizmodo)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
Michael Bloomberg leaves office tomorrow after 12 years as New York City's mayor. No mayor in recent memory has added so much to a city. Or taken so much away. To remember him properly, here's a list of everything Bloomberg banned during his time in office.... (more)


Tuesday December 31st, 2013

NSA's Personal Propagandist For CBS Officially Takes Counterterrorism Job Everyone Knew He Was Getting posted 12/31/2013, 1:51 AM (Techdirt)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
When 60 Minutes did its hack PR job for the NSA a few weeks ago, lots of people called out the fact that the reporter who handled the segment, John Miller, wasn't just a former intelligence official working for the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (which oversees the NSA), but that... (more)


Sunday December 29th, 2013

New laws in 2014: From tanning bed bans to 'lemon pets' posted 12/29/2013, 11:26 PM (USA Today)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
If you're a pale 17-year-old in Illinois, get your indoor tanning sessions in now. Starting Wednesday, they're strictly forbidden.... (more)


Friday December 27th, 2013

President Obama's New Normal: The Drone Strikes Continue posted 12/27/2013, 12:04 AM (The Guardian)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
There has been yet another violent attack with mass casualties. This was not the act of a lone gunman, or of an armed student rampaging through a school. It was a group of families en route to a wedding that was killed. The town was called Radda -- not in Colorado, not in Connecticut, but in Yemen. The weapon was not an easy-to-obtain semiautomatic weapon, but missiles fired from US dron... (more)


Wednesday December 25th, 2013

CBO: Obama Nuke Plan to Cost $355 Billion posted 12/25/2013, 9:22 AM (Antiwar)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
When the Obama Administration unveiled a $208 billion “modernization” plan for nuclear weapons, there were twin focuses, on the enormous waste of money and on the budget being unrealistic.

Just over a year later, the Congressional Budget Office is saying exactly what the thinktanks were: that the budget was a pipedream and that the real cost will be at least $355 billion.

President Obama has been pushing for massive increases in nuclear spending for years, calli
... (more)


Obama can’t point to a single time the NSA call records program prevented a terrorist attack posted 12/25/2013, 9:22 AM (Washington Post)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
National Security Agency defenders, including President Obama, continue to cite the terrorist attack on Sept. 11, 2001 when defending the program that scoops up domestic call records in bulk. But asked specifically, on Friday, if he could identify a time when that program stopped a similar attack, President Obama couldn't. That's because the program hasn't prevented a second 9/11.... (more)


Tuesday December 24th, 2013

Comp Sci Founder Castrated By British Gov In 1950's For Being Gay Given Posthumous 'Pardon' posted 12/24/2013, 8:22 AM (InformationLiberation)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
"Sorry we castrated you for being gay."

Fifty-nine years after his death, the British government has 'pardoned' computer science founder Alan Turing on charges of 'gross indecency.' Turing was sentenced to prison in the 1950's for the crime of being gay, though he was given the option of being chemically castrated to avoid jail. Rather than rot in a jail cell, he chose chemical castration. He committed suicide shortly there
... (more)


The Price Tag of This Year's Obama Family Christmas Vacation posted 12/24/2013, 8:20 AM (Activist Post)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
As always, the Obama family vacations come with a high price tag, and you, of course, are footing the bill if you happen to be a taxpayer. They have returned to Hawaii for this year’s Christmas extravaganza, and the conservative estimate for the vacation is $4 million – more than most of us will earn in a lifetime for a two-week respite for the President and his family.... (more)


Monday December 23rd, 2013

Uganda Passes Anti-Gay Bill That Includes Life In Prison posted 12/23/2013, 5:40 AM (NPR)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
Uganda's Parliament ignored Western criticism and passed a bill on Friday that punishes acts of homosexuality with prison terms that can include life in prison.

The bill has been a source of controversy for years. Western governments and leaders, including President Obama, have criticized the measure, which President Yoweri Museveni must sign for it to take effect.

The Anti-Homosexuality Bill, it's actual name, also makes it a crime to "promote" homosexuality, which
... (more)
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