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|Baghdad: 118 Fahrenheit yesterday, 117F today. With crucifixions and Russian air cover to follow.
Baghdad is hot. All time hottest day? That came on August 2nd in 2011 with temperatures 122F and 124F from the weather sites. This year has two solid months to go. Imagine the future with Global ...
|ISIS/ISIL photographs its mass murders in Tikrit, Iraq. Human Rights Watch mirrors the evidence
This is a link diary. Human Rights Watch has photos of yet another mass murder from the Sunni bandits terrorizing northern Iraq. The story went up June 27th. These killing follow a pattern of ...
|HELP WANTED: Moderate Opposition Mercenary. Fight Assad & Sunni in Syria. Hire today: 202-647-1131
Yessiree !! That's the Craigslist ad. Posted Egypt, Turkey, Jordan CL pages. First non-snarkalicious thing you and your buds need to know is you ain't getting big super-nasty weapons. You get ...
|Iran's General Suleimani takes charge in Baghdad
General Qassim Suleimani is a top Iranian general. Meanwhile our MSM forget calls from Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham to arm the rebels in Syria. Same as they forget that these same Salafi ...
|Iran's Qods in Baghdad. Then tanks vs. pickup trucks. Greater Syria and a Shi'ia Crescent ??
"Every problem is 85% management." -- a truism from W. Edwards Deming So here's a name for you: Qassim Suleimani. In Persian/Farsi that's written قاسم سلیمانی. He has commanded ...
|Bowe Bergdahl: "We Don't Even Care... About Running Their Children Down in the Dirt Streets"
The Dirt View Bowe Bergdahl witnessed a careless manslaughter in 2009. The killing of a child. And then that killing was covered up by the officers in his Army unit: no report to Army Inspector ...
|Backtracking a Snowden Revelation: Connect More of the Dots Between Russia and NSA's Computers
Edward Snowden was not debriefed by Russian intelligence personnel. That is what he told Brian Williams. We learned this from the specific language that Snowden used answering Brian Williams's ...
|"NRA Roulette" -- FBI Updates Gun Ownership Cost-And-Benefit Ratio. The Costs Win Big Time
House of Cards. National Rifle Association tells Americans that you need to buy a gun to defend your home. They tell you there are 1,000,000 to 2,500,000 “defensive gun uses” a year. The ...
|UPDATE: Wealth Tax -- Solve the Piketty Dilemma With Amendment XXVIII Intangible Property Tax
The Piketty Dilemma forms up as capital investments generate profits at a rate that is higher than the overall growth rate of an economy. You want growth, but the profits from growth are concentrated.
|FLYERS 101: "If Jesus Was A _(Red State)_ Republican" Burns 'Em Down. How To Get More White Votes
The GOP has positioned itself as the Ayn Rand Jesus of American politics. They steal school lunches from poor kids. They block Medicaid Expansion. If they had their way they'd eliminate the Minimum ...
|Japan Cancels Antarctic Whaling After Losing Case at the U.N.'s International Court of Justice
International law took a step forward as the fraud of claiming "research" motives for whaling was put aside by the International Court of Justice at the Hague. A "deeply disappointed" Tokyo said ...
|Flashmobbing Europe's National Anthem at the Odessa Fish Market
Here is what Europe means to Ukraine. More than a hundred people gave their lives for Occupy Kiev. Note the crowd reaction when the brass section comes in, and then the chorus:
|The 15,000 Sleazy Auto Dealers' War on the 99% With Help From ALEC Lobbyists
Both Occupy Security and Occupy SEC focus on the wrong doing that results from capitalism’s vulnerabilities to organized crime. For example: what America saw with houses in the 2000s, you will ...
|Something Useful: 25,000,000 People Could Use a FBI-NSA Secured Linux to Replace Microsoft XP
What we need is a Turn Key setup to protect online Americans from government, corporate, and outright criminal intrusions. We're talking about getting 25,000,000+ people out of these lines of fire ...
|Obama Out-Toughs Putin: Non-Violent 84-Year old Nun Sentenced to 35 Months on "Sabotage" Charge
You guys thought that Pussy Riot got it tough. Sister Megan Rice, 84, got help and broke in to the Y-12 nuclear weapons facility at Oak Ridge, Tennessee. They painted bible verses on one of the ...
|"Legal Abortion Is A Personal Right" Divides Republicans Like Nothing Else
One factor has become clear going into 2014: national office Republicans have overreached on abortion. They pursue Christian Far Right support. They back legislation state after state to deploy ...
|"Legal Abortion Is A Personal Right" Hits Paydirt With G.O.P. Voters
Both sides are setting up positions for the 2014 election campaign. One placement is clear: national office Republicans have overreached on abortion. Their problem: a majority of self-reported ...
|Republican "Straight Line" Hoaxes & Obama's 0.002% Share of Terrorism Deaths. A Killer Pie Chart
All the Big GOPers do it. They squeal and cry. They feign weak knees. If it's Boehner, there's tears. All over four dead Americans in Libya. They sell the image of helpless Americans, killed by towel-
|Who Let Terrorists Kill People ??? Obama vs. Reagan, Clinton and Bush43
Benghazi !! Benghazi !!! Benghazi !! Benghazi !!........ Republicans sound sorta like Rudy "9/11" Giuliani. But they've substituted "Banghazi" for the "9/11." Thing is, the numbers for Obama and ...
|They've Got the "1984" Engine. Transcript of Hubert Seipel's NDR Interview of Edward Snowden
FBI and NSA have built the core "1984" machine that grants The Party totalitarian dominance. This is not fiction. The FBI-NSA machine breaks privacy; it defeats all personal security. Considered ...
|R.I.P. Florence Cioffi -- Wall Street's Most Infamous Killing
January 25th is the sixth anniversary of the violent passing of a Manhattan office worker, Florence Cioffi. She was 59 years old, a few days short of her next birthday. The criminal responsible for ...
|When Does Chris Christie Resign ??? Pick A Time, Pick A Scandal !
Pick a year, a month, a day, an hour, and a minute. Pick a scandal and that'll be the tiebreaker. There's enough going to generate a resignation: 1. Bridgeghazi. Traffic jam to end all four-day ...
|West Virginia: Safe Level For MCHM Is 0.057 PPM In Water. Unless Pregnant !! Implications ::UPDATE2
Once the TOXNET info got to their field people, CDC had to respond. CDC has issued this UPDATED recommendation (acquired through regional television WSAZ): The new CDC recommendations ask pregnant ...
|Jimmy LaSalvia of GOProud Quits "Dysfunctional" GOP. RNC Said Putin Hate-Laws "Common Sense"
Giving up. Jimmy LaSalvia co-founded GOProud in 2009 with Chris Barron. Here's Jimmy's statement: "Today, I joined the ranks of unaffiliated voters. I am every bit as conservative as I’ve always ...
|Chris Christie's "Last Resort" Scheme to Privatize 5% of NJ Public Schools (Big Fail in August '13)
Christie's Bridghazi scandal is about money and union busting. The earlier notion that it was about a political endorsement went away yesterday at the Christie press conference. Mayor Sokolich was ...
|Christie's Bridgegate Scandal Is About Privatization Money. Not The "Endorsement Payback" Camouflage
Christie admitted at his press conference that he had not sought Mayor Sokolich's endorsement. Getting revenge on Fort Lee for a non-endorsement was a fantasy. That never was a factor. Let's get ...
|Either WaPo's David Ignatius Is Crazy Linking Iran With Al Qaeda Or He Thinks We Are
The editors at the Washington Post let this go forward. They've published a Washington Post Syndicate column titled "Iran’s fingerprints in Fallujah." The claim goes that Iran has inserted Al ...
|Hoaxes 101: Ronald Reagan's 1980 States-Rights Speech in Mississippi Didn't Happen No More
Corporate media had one helluva problem this week. Nelson Mandela opposed the apartheid system. In speech and with presidential acts, Ronald Reagan supported it. They had to cover up for Ronald ...
|de Blasio Appoints Bill Bratton to Head NYPD: RW Hoaxes Consume WSJ and Manhattan Institute
Do I have to introduce Bill Bratton here? He has headed the Boston, New York, and Los Angeles police departments. Major figure getting police to respect people of color and the fundamental ...
|HOAXES 101: "Harvard Liberal Professor Tells White Males to Commit Suicide" (Limbaugh & Clones)
This hoax is fresh out of the Limbaugh pie hole. Harvard professor Noel Ignatiev is a demon from Hell. Perfect mate to hoaxes claiming manifestations of Sharia Law in the Midwest. Thing is, this is ...
|"The Blood Telegram": When Republican Madness Killed A Million People
Ah, the joys of Republican presidents.... “The old bitch !!” said Richard Nixon of Indira Gandhi."Indians are cunning, traitorous people." “I don’t know why the hell anybody would ...
|Karzai Repeats Demand for Return of Gitmo Prisoners to Sign Military Assistance Treaty
The Fireworks. Hamad Karzai is taking on the Infidel practices of inflicting torture and life imprisonment at Guantanamo . Hamid Karzai has made a public announcement throughout Afghanistan that ...
|Reagan and Kennedy: Comparing Two Presidents At War
Unfortunately, politically, we are living with a televised version of Ronald Reagan that is a Perfect Man. Republicans are able use their fantasy Reagan as a political glue: affection for Reagan ...
|May We Please Start the Extravaganza of JFK Assassination Diaries a Day Early ?
New York Times covers this material in the paper today. Very high quality for CT. Play the lecture video. At 18:15 of 20 minutes you get Zapruder's home movie with audio background, depicting the ...
|Starve the White-Hating Washington Beast. A.k.a., That Bloated Useless Democracy /snark
Dispatch From a Gettysburg tea party -- Eleven Score and seventeen years ago our White fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Our Liberty, and dedicated to the ...
|Hoaxes 101: Reagan Used Naval Guns to Kill 1,500 Lebanese. Now Those Murders Didn't Happen No More
"The evil that men do lives after them; the good is oft interred with their bones." -- William Shakespeare, Mark Anthony's funeral oration in "Julius Caesar" There were two parts to what Reagan did:
|HealthSherpa.Com =EQUALS= A New And Most Excellent Non-Exchange ObamaCare Web Site
Keep It Simple, Stupid !! Three guys from San Francisco have built it. Pulled 100% of the logic out of healthcare.gov and simplified the processing Everything their site doesn't do, the insurance ...
|Hoaxes 101: Reagan Losing 241 at Beirut in 1983 Didn't Happen No More
October 23rd, 1983. Ronald Reagan was President of the United States. What stood out then, particularly on television, was the toll of 241 dead at Marine BLT Barracks at Beirut Airport. Yet on the ...
|ACA Signup: Ignore Rightie Complaints, Use the Phone and Finish in an Hour
Signing up for a policy under ACA is easy. It takes less than an hour and there are no major gliches. Policy comparisons go best calling the GoHealth call center, outside the government system. Here'...
|Attack of the 200-Pound Lemming: Jim DeMint's Pro-Default Speech at CPAC
Yes, team of Saturday progressives, they planned the shutdown and debt ceiling crisis. Here's the first call for a Federal default -- Jim DeMint issuing marching orders at CPAC 2013. The date is ...
|HOAXES 101: How Structured Hoaxes Define the GOP
For decades Republicans have depended on hoaxes to power their political campaigns. Their legislative performance reflects it. They have declined into sabotage and criminal threatening. Their ...
|"Jaynestown, USA": Where RWNJ Messages Emulate Auditory Hallucinations
Julian Jaynes, a professor at Princeton, wrote about the earliest human societies and how their large-scale projects were consistent with hearing imaginary voices. The Jaynes Model considers a ...
|FBI and NSA Risk Analysis Commission
O.K., what is risk analysis? How does this apply to privacy issues and possible misuses of the UPSTREAM communication flows that FBI is gathering? How can NSA's PRISM system open up avenues for ...
|The Manning Evidence Speaks: J'Accuse!
A list of major crimes is bouncing around the Internet. The most are major war crimes as defined under the Nuremburg Code. Private Manning is mandated to do anything and everything to stop acts ...
|Have you been following Wikileaks ?
Their web site has several changes. Mastercharge will now process payments. The full Snowden statement with Amnesty and Human Rights Watch is up to be read. Personally I would love to hear ...
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