Jan 262015

US Trainers To Deploy To Ukraine    Does anybody remember Vietnam?

Congressman introduces bills to restrict body armor, homemade firearms nationwide    The Bill of Rights is dead, buried and forgotten.

Obama to go to Riyadh on Tuesday to meet new Saudi king: White House    Kissing the ring.

Is women’s visible pubic hair really so shocking that it must be censored?    Not no, but HELL NO!!!!

7 Big Lies ‘American Sniper’ Is Telling America    He is a sociopathic killer.

This Battery Has Lasted 175 Years and No One Knows How    It’s made of what’s called a “dry pile,” which is one of the first electric batteries.

“Terror” as Victim Rhetoric    All acts of war involve terror. The horror of war is not a byproduct, it is the intention.   A God Zilla’s Pick!!!

This Is What Happens When We Lock Children in Solitary Confinement    In a police state.

American’s Fading Love of Freedom    Freedom? It’s so last century!   A God Zilla’s Pick!!!

Israeli State Terror the Root Cause of Palestinian Blowback    Since September, Palestinians killed seven Israelis. During the same timeframe, Israelis killed 32 Palestinians.

Compare and Contrast: Obama’s Reaction to the Deaths of King Abdullah and Hugo Chávez    The severity of Abdullah’s human rights abuses and militarism makes Chávez look in comparison like Gandhi.

Texas Cops Jail Woman for ‘Walking Without a Licence’    The Bill of Rights is dead, buried and forgotten.

The State of Mississippi Wants to Punish this 88-yo Doctor for Treating the Poor out of his Car    Municipalities in all shapes and sizes tend to stifle the ability of one man helping another.

The Business of Civil Forfeiture    Desert Snow encourages cops to provide data about their traffic stops by offering rewards and incentives. The more data an officer enters, the more rewards he earns.

Saudi Arabia’s Kryptonite    A century ago, the House of Saud started a jihad to do exactly what ISIS is doing today.   A God Zilla’s Pick!!!

King Abdullah’s Saudi Arabia: Slavery, Terror & Women as Property    Video du jour.

New Jersey Cops Shoot, Kill Passenger With Hands Up At Stop Sign Stop    Police state du jour.

Nostalgia machine    Weirdness du jour.

Old Hound ‘Betty White’ Feels Well Enough to Play with Toys for the First Time EVER    There’s hope for humans after all du jour.

Scientists Figure Out How To Unboil Eggs    I decided that I didn’t want to be stupid anymore du jour.

Dangerous ideas    I wanted to be self-actualized du jour.

Police Officer Rescues Man From Lake Michigan At Oak Street    Heroic cop du jour.

Police officer charged in tractor thefts    Thieving cop du jour.

Settlers uproot olive trees in Ramallah-area    The real terrorists du jour.

Black Capped Chickadee — Richard Armstrong

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Jan 212015

Eric Talmadge is the only Western reporter regularly in North Korea. Here’s what it’s like.    The U.S. hasn’t quite gotten to this … yet.

Sen. Dianne Feinstein resolute in opposition to legalizing pot    “Feinstein’s position on pot is in sync with her strident support for law enforcement.” Why is this not surprising?

How to Beat Terrorism: Stop Making the Same 7 Mistakes    I. Stop Overthrowing the Moderates and Arming the Crazies   A God Zilla’s Pick!!!

Terrorists Will Never Limit Our Free Speech, But Government Can    “Lone wolf” nutjobs and small bands of extremists can’t threaten our values, but our own institutions can.

Netanyahoo Responds To Nasrallah Speech With Big Escalation    Israel is supporting Al-Qaeda in Syria, aka Jabhat al-Nusra.

FBI Spoil Their Own Capitol Terror Plot to Sow Fear: “There Was Never A Danger to the Public”    The FBI is at it again. Creating fake terror plots to justify their existence.

A Boiling Over    Cops exist to extract revenue from the masses and provide security for our betters.   A God Zilla’s Pick!!!

Man given citation for eating while driving in Georgia    A new police state revenue stream.

Washington Cop Fails to Intimidate Man Recording Traffic Stop by Claiming he Could Seize Camera as “Evidence”    An episode in their undying war on the Bill of Rights.

American Sniper    Soldiers take an oath to support and defend the Constitution but they don’t really mean it. Soldiers pledge their fealty to the president of the United States and agree to kill anyone on his command.   A God Zilla’s Pick!!!

The next frontier of hacking: your car    Car companies are rushing to hook more and more of your car’s functioning to computers, which will be just fine until some bored teenage hacker decides he wants to take it, and you, for a joy ride.

Welfare State Basketball: Coach Suspended for 161 to 2 Victory    The girls on the losing team should not be made to feel too badly. It’s the job of the school district to guarantee this.

Nancy Grace: ‘Marijuana Users Stab, Strangle and Kill Whole Families’    Video du jour.

SFPD Cop Caught on Camera Trying to Throw Man from His Wheelchair, While Fellow Cops Watch    Police state du jour.

Condiment packets    Weirdness du jour.

Pit Bull gets rescued and makes an amazing recovery    There’s hope for humans after all du jour.

Top 20 New Species Discovered in 2014    I decided that I didn’t want to be stupid anymore du jour.

Are Human Beings Naturally Violent And Warlike?    I wanted to be self-actualized du jour.

Chicago police officer saves man from icy Lake Michigan    Heroic cop du jour.

Durham police officer arrested in Wake County    Wife-beater cop du jour.

Israel razes Palestinian apartment in Issawiya    The real terrorists du jour.

In unison! — Laurent J. Frigault

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Jan 212015

As Those Who Will Not See

My wife and I had a number of visitors over the holidays, including several foreign friends from our time spent in Europe and the Middle East. Both the Americans and the visitors from overseas eventually came around to wanting to discuss how deformed United States foreign policy has become, noting generally that the elite that runs Washington seems to have no clue about what is going on outside the continental U.S. Worse, there appears to be no appreciation for how negatively the rest of the world views the United States. Several marveled at the mind boggling formulaic speech made by President Barack Obama at Christmas in which he announced that the United States had officially “ended its fighting role” in Afghanistan, a blatant bit of misdirection in that Washington is retaining more than 10,800 troops in the country with full authorization to engage the Taliban as necessary.

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Jan 192015

The Most Important Trial in America    It’s well-known that the NSA funnels information to the FBI and DEA “under the condition that they lie about it in court.”

Pope Francis Supports Free Speech, Unless It Offends People    A Pope that is against freedom of expression? How unoriginal.

Stunning Terrorism Statistics that Nobody Wants You to Know    The government wants you to be scared out of your pants by the risk of terrorism.   A God Zilla’s Pick!!!

Saudi Arabia Plunges into an Abyss    Saudi Arabia knows it is in trouble, that’s why the Saudis are trying to buy influence in the west through a cheap oil policy.

Internationally Banned Tear Gas    Yes, it’s illegal for the US military to use tear gas against ISIS, but cool to use against American citizens.

From Neighborhood Cops to Robocops: The Changing Face of American Police    For instance, with the flick of a switch (and often without your even being aware of the interference), police can now shut down your cell phone, scan your body for “suspicious” items as you walk down the street, test the air in your car for alcohol vapors as you drive down the street.   A God Zilla’s Pick!!!

Obama’s Sordid Record on Censorship and Secrecy    While Obama promised Americans “the most transparent administration in history,” his Justice Department has already launched more than twice as many federal prosecutions for Espionage Act violations as all previous administrations combined.

‘Tis Folly to Be Wise    Is there anything in that document that authorizes Congress to give trillions to failing banks, insurance companies, or automobile manufacturers? Not in my copy of the Constitution!

3,000 “Moderate Rebels” Defect to ISIS – US Preparing 5,000 More    That the US and its regional allies sought to use Al Qaeda and other extremist groups to wage a proxy war on Iran, Syria, and Hezbollah in Lebanon.   A God Zilla’s Pick!!!

Nude Citizens Make Nude Citizens’ Arrest of Nude Citizen     “Private act” does not apply here, but “private region” certainly does.

White People Are Racist. Feel Guilt Now.    Video du jour.

Cop Found Not Guilty After Being Caught on Video Stomping a Subdued Man’s Face In    Police state du jour.

Nobody Here    Weirdness du jour.

Frostie the Snow Goat    There’s hope for humans after all du jour.

Prehistoric Meteorite Iron of Greenland    I decided that I didn’t want to be stupid anymore du jour.

Beware the Victimization Trap    I wanted to be self-actualized du jour.

SEPTA police officer saves heart attack victim    Heroic cop du jour.

SCSO Deputy Accused Of Assaulting Toddler    Toddler beating cop do jour.

Israeli Soldiers Assault Bakery Workers in Nablus    The real terrorists du jour.

Fearless — Brano Kovacevic

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Jan 162015

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Jan 122015

Welcome to the Matrix: Enslaved by Technology and the Internet of Things    As William Binney, one of the highest-level whistleblowers to ever emerge from the NSA said, “The ultimate goal of the NSA is total population control.”

Muslims Everywhere Condemn Terror Attack    Hassen Chalghoumi, imam of the Drancy mosque in Paris’s Seine-Saint-Denis suburb, spoke with France’s BFM TV and condemned the attackers, saying, “Their barbarism has nothing to do with Islam.”

Lamenting Liberty Lost    Modern-day Americans have been duped by the government into accepting a European-style march toward socialism.   A God Zilla’s Pick!!!

NJ Man Arrested for Refusing to Hand Over Camera as “Evidence” After Cop Veers Off Road    Just another episode in their unwavering war against the Bill of Rights.

The U.S. has more jails than colleges. Here’s a map of where those prisoners live.    In many parts of America, particularly the South, there are more people living in prisons than on college campuses.

Legalize Drunk Driving    What’s being criminalized is the chemical make up of the blood in your body.

It is no longer Al-Qaeda, now Russia is the ‘main threat’ for the US.    It is no longer Eurasia, now Eastasia is the ‘main threat’ for the Oceania.

Islam, blasphemy and free speech: a surprisingly modern conflict    The reality is that the persecution of blasphemers as it is done currently is a very recent phenomenon.

Redeeming Shawshank    The Shawshank Redemption is an excellent example of how positive themes properly permeate a work of art.

Will Audit the Fed Pass with the new GOP Controlled Congress?    Yes, because they know the Senate will vote no.

Blowing Smoke Up Your Butt    Tobacco enemas were a fairly common treatment from 1750 until they lost their trend-worthy status in the early 19th century.   A God Zilla’s Pick!!!

Smartphone dependency fuels other addictions, say rehab clinics    Years ago, the most difficult part for them here was that they couldn’t smoke cigarettes and now the biggest challenge is they can’t have their cellphones.

NATO’s Secret Armies    Video du jour.

New York family left homeless after police rip down walls to serve DWI warrant    Police state du jour.

Frog Fractions    Weirdness du jour.

Beagle Freedom Project TEX-MEX Rescue    There’s hope for humans after all du jour.

Science is Dead!    I decided that I didn’t want to be stupid anymore du jour.

An Initial Response to Interstellar    I wanted to be self-actualized du jour.   A God Zilla’s Pick!!!

Watch: Cameras capture off-duty police officer saving choking 3-year-old boy    Heroic cop du jour.

Plano police officer arrested on child-sex charges    Pedophile cop du jour.

Israeli Police Attacks, Arrests Teens Playing with Snow    The real terrorists du jour.

Owl on a Branch — Hem Tripathi

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Jan 092015

Oklahoma Bill Would Ban Alcohol Purchases For Drivers Convicted Of DUI    The nanny state brought to you by the Republicans.

Obama Has Killed More People with Drones than Died On 9/11    Many of those killed were civilians, and only a tiny percentage of the dead were al-Qaeda or Taliban leaders.

U.S. Cops Kill at 100 Times the Rate of Other Capitalist Countries    One area in which the U.S. is unquestionably exceptional is the level of state violence directed against African Americans, Latinos, Native Americans and working and poor people of all nationalities.

FBI says search warrants not needed to use “stingrays” in public places    The Bill of Rights is dead, buried and forgotten.

65% of American children are now dependent on government welfare    In 2003, only 56 percent of American children lived in households receiving aid from the above-mentioned agencies.

Bryan Fischer and the Gospel of Genocide    Then, as now, there was no shortage of Christian clerics who commended atrocities like those wrought by Funston and Smith as heroic deeds in a war against a demonic enemy.   A God Zilla’s Pick!!!

What Makes ISIS Tick?    This again is Tarzan foreign policy: “We good; you bad.”   A God Zilla’s Pick!!!

The Ominous Republican Hold on Congress    As we face the new year, the biggest concern for peace lovers is Republican control of the U.S. Senate.

The Triumph of Stupid    Conservatives, they warn, “should understand the possible risks of dismantling an existing order that has worked tolerably well.” Talk about being stupid!   A God Zilla’s Pick!!!

The Surveillance State has arrived    No shit!!

Veteran Arrested After Trying to Save His Dog from Burning Home    He was held on $300,000 bond. Baby killers get out on $5,000 bond.

Why the Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect Is Silent    The Bill of Rights is dead, buried and forgotten.

Popcorn Sutton: Whiskey Rebel    “Jesus turned water into wine, I turned it into damn likker” – Popcorn Sutton

Moonlighting Cop tazed with his own tazer    Video du jour.

Cop Trying to Kill the Family Dog, Kills Woman Instead, In Front of her Husband and 4-year-old Son    Police state du jour.

The revolving internet    Weirdness du jour.

Jessie DowntownDogRescue.org    There’s hope for humans after all du jour.

Short words predict academic success    I decided that I didn’t want to be stupid anymore du jour.

Tears    I wanted to be self-actualized du jour.

Shelby Township Police officer rescues residents from apartment fire    Heroic cop du jour.

Decorated Syracuse police officer charged with aggravated DWI, resisting arrest in Liverpool    Drunk cop du jour.

Israeli troops raid West Bank, shoot teenager    The real terrorists du jour.

Stars — Radu Carp

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Jan 072015

And the Winner of the ‘War On Terror’ Financed Dream Home 2014 Giveaway Is…    Freeh is one of many former U.S. officials who got paid big speaking fees (reportedly up to $50,000 a pop) by a terrorist cult called MEK.   A God Zilla’s Pick!!!

Gun Confiscation IS Happening Here    ’Permanent Gun Confiscation’ ordered after Veteran sought ‘voluntary’ treatment for insomnia.

Ten Questions for Conservatives    4. As advocates of capitalist competition in the marketplace, why do you so consistently support the interests of giant corporations over those of small businesses?

The Future of Getting Arrested    Minority Report coming to your hometown.

US Ally, Saudi Arabia Beheads 87 In 2014, Up Over 10% From 2013    Beheadings are OK when friends do it.

Florida police engaged in sex sting entrapment scam    Even when the men stressed they had no interest in the underage decoy, if they traveled to meet the adult they were arrested as “sexual predators” and charged with “traveling to meet a minor.”   A God Zilla’s Pick!!!

Police use battering ram, tasers during raid on ‘young looking people with beer’    The Bill of Rights is dead, buried and forgotten.

Is Sugar Really Just as Addictive as Cocaine?    The short answer, is that sugar is freaking addictive! Probably more so than most drugs.

Children, Naked, Because Rules    Put aside the minor hypocrisy that guards aren’t similarly searched.

Congress Leader Benjamin Netanyahoo    U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) told Netanyahu that “the Congress will follow your lead” …   A God Zilla’s Pick!!!

A “Most Cherished Ally” That Isn’t Even an Ally    It would be much more accurate to say that Israel is one of our more troublesome clients that is becoming an ever-greater liability to the U.S. as time goes by.

Government Job Security    Federal, civilian employees made $81,076 in 2013 in wages, on average, compared to $55,424 in the private sector.

In Joyless Nanny State Called America, Government Prohibits Sledding    Don’t have too much fun. In fact, don’t have any fun.

Detained for 19 Days: Immigration Checkpoint Refusal Gone Wrong    Video du jour.

Unarmed Kansas Man Shot and Killed By Police After a “Verbal Exchange”    Police state du jour.

STEALTH BOATS    Weirdness du jour.

Gray Foxes Raised and Released Back to Wild    There’s hope for humans after all du jour.

Hubble Telescope Captures Spectacular New Views of ‘Pillars of Creation’    I decided that I didn’t want to be stupid anymore du jour.

Child of my Memories    I wanted to be self-actualized du jour.

Camden cops make daring housefire rescue    Heroic cops du jour.

Police supervisor arrested, accused of several domestic violence crimes    Wife-beater cop du jour.

US Diplomats Cars Attacked By Fanatic Israeli Settlers In The West Bank    The real terrorists du jour.

Great White Egret Battles Snake — Jose Garcia

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