Wednesday, Feb 9, 2011 22:21 GMT Americans
Hoarding Light Bulbs Ahead Of “Outrageous” Government Ban Americans have begun hoarding incandescent light bulbs ahead
of a government ban next year that has been labeled “outrageous”
by one pressure group as Ron Paul leads a charge in Congress to repeal
the draconian state phaseout of Thomas Edison’s iconic invention.
News Station Covers “V For Victory” Campaign Notice that the reporter chooses misleading
soundbites to characterize the V For Victory campaign as alarmist and
lacking credibility, while portraying See Something, Say Something as
rational and reasonable.
Advocate: Make Refusniks Wear Gold Stickers
A leading advocate of Obamacare told NPR yesterday that Americans who
refuse to pay for health care should be forced to wear gold stickers
on their foreheads and refused emergency hospital treatment, in a chilling
throwback to how Jews were persecuted by being made to wear yellow stars
by the Nazis during the occupation of Europe.
Forget Your “Junk”—The TSA Wants to Feel Up Your Mind
IF YOU’RE UNHAPPY with the choice between having the Transportation
Security Administration “porno-scanning” you or touching
your junk, this might also freak you out: The TSA is trying to read
Truth About Climate Change: Open Letter to the United States Congress
On 28 January 2011, eighteen scientists sent a letter (see also this
news story) to members of the U.S. House of Representatives and the
U.S. Senate urging them to “take a fresh look at climate change.”
Their intent, apparently, was to disparage the views of scientists who
disagree with their contention that continued business-as-usual increases
in carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions produced from the burning of coal,
gas, and oil will lead to a host of cataclysmic climate-related problems.
Something, Say Something” Exposed As Hoax Given the intensity with which the Department
of Homeland Security and Janet Napolitano have promoted the “See
Something, Say Something” campaign, one would think the federal
government would be keen on receiving reports from Americans about
potential terror threats. However, numerous calls to the DHS, FBI
and the White House prove otherwise – the entire program is
a hoax and the feds have no interest in preventing terrorism.
Volcano ‘Set to Erupt’ Scientists in Iceland are warning that another
volcano looks set to erupt and threatening to spew-out a pall of
dust that would dwarf last year’s event.
Bum’ JP Morgan: We Need Gold! By making the announcement, J.P. Morgan
is effectively saying gold is as rock solid an investment as triple-A
rated Treasurys, adding to a movement that places gold at the top
tier of asset classes.
creates rare earth strategic reserves
China is building up strategic reserves of rare earth metals in
a move that could give it better control over the resource so indispensable
to high tech products, the Wall Street Journal reported.
calls for ban on new Chicago surveillance cameras The City of Chicago’s integrated surveillance
camera system poses a pervasive and unregulated threat to privacy
and it shouldn’t be expanded until the city imposes some rules
on its use, said the American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois.