Monthly Archives: April 2012

Two Tales of TSA Crotch Grabbing

TSA to My Mother-in-Law: ‘There’s an Anomaly in the Crotch Area’ By Jeffrey Goldberg Okay, I now have definitive proof that al Qaeda has actually won. It hasn’t achieved the dissolution of the United States, or succeeded in murdering millions of Americans, or re-established the Caliphate, but it has caused our government to debase itself…

What Would CISPA Mean For You?

CISPA may have cleared the U.S. House of Representatives, but the fight isn’t over. It’s shifted to the U.S. Senate. Here’s CNET’s FAQ on what you need to know about this particularly controversial Internet bill. By Declan McCullagh April 27, 2012 “CNET” — It took a debate that stretched to nearly seven hours, and votes…

Motorcycles Are Next

Why are some people into motorcycles? The answer, of course, is because motorcycles are fun – and affordable fun. And why are they affordable fun? To a great extent, because motorcycles are still free of government-mandated encrustations. They are arguably what cars would be today had government not got into the business of “engineering” them…

How Clovers are Made and (Possibly) Not Born

[Here is an essay by John McManamy, depression blogger extraordinaire, on the death of creativity by the American school system, written in November of 2011.] “I excelled at every subject just for the purpose of excelling, not learning. And quite frankly, now I’m scared.” High school valedictorian Erica Goldson had the guts to speak out.…

2013 Chevy Malibu Eco

The 2013 Chevy Malibu is the first “normal” car to come standard as a hybrid car. Two non-hybrid versions will be arriving later this summer, but for the moment, if you want a Malibu, you’re looking at a hybrid Malibu Eco. It’s an interesting strategy. But is it sound policy? One of the Malibu’s target…

Stupid moving box on left

Hello Eric Peters… First visit to your site: came from Lew Rockwell.com. Can’t help but notice, and be annoyed, by that real stupid auto-scrolling frame/box on the right side of page. Get rid of that pronto. Must be some pencil neck that put it on there…

Houston Bus Riders Have Enough of TSA Security Theater

  Paul Joseph Watson Prison Planet.com Friday, April 27, 2012 Dozens of outraged residents attended a Houston METRO board meeting yesterday to express their disgust at how TSA workers were used to interrogate passengers on buses during a so-called “anti-terror” exercise last week. Complaining of how their fourth amendment rights were violated, residents were joined…

Trials Without Crimes – Or Even Evidence

By Paul Craig Roberts Andy Worthington is a superb reporter who has specialized in providing the facts of the US government’s illegal abuse of “detainees,” against whom no evidence exists. ( http://www.andyworthington.co.uk/ ) In an effort to create evidence, the US government has illegally resorted to torture. Torture produces false confessions, plea bargains, and false…

22 Financial Red Flags

From : The Economic Collapse April 25, 2012 If you enjoy watching financial doom, then you are quite likely to really enjoy the rest of 2012. Right now, red flags are popping up all over the place. Corporate insiders are selling off stock like there is no tomorrow, major economies all over Europe continue to implode,…