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The Last 10 Minutes
- (16) 'F*#k it, I quit': CBS reporter Quits live on Air 09/22/14
- (9) Favorite Movie Scenes of All Time 09/21/14
- (6) Why do so many poor people eat junk food, fail to budget properly, show no ambition? Linda knows why 09/22/14
- (5) Radical Unschooling and Peaceful Parenting with Dayna Martin 09/22/14
- (4) Engineers vs.Thugs: the Power of Bitcoin, Cryptography &Tech 09/22/14
- (3) Coulter: I've Never Seen Evidence GOP Hates Black People Until I Read Rubio's 'Amnesty' Bill... 03/08/14
- (3) Obama: Let me be clear. 09/22/14
- (2) Morons Abound @ Hillary Event - Heckler: "Benghazi, You Let Them Die!" 10/24/13
- (2) Saving Face is our Saving Grace 09/22/14
- (2) So, You Think You Can Be Self-Sufficient? 09/19/14
- (2) >Gold $1,215 Silver $17.55 Platinum $1,325 Palladium $800 Dollar 84.60 09/16/10
- (2) Deregister Any Motor & Become The 100% True Owner 01/08/14
- (2) Sibel Edmonds On Snowden Story: "It's so fake and so obviously fake, I can't believe people are falling for it" 06/21/14
- (2) Blinded By The Lies: Glaucoma and Cannabis 09/19/14
- (1) "I Hate American Tyranny! Oooh But Please Give Me Putin/Gaddafi/Assad!" 09/01/14
The Last Hour
"BAGHDAD — The United States has conducted an escalating campaign of deadly airstrikes against the extremists of the Islamic State for more than a month. But that appears to have done little to tamp down the conspiracy theories still circulating from the streets of Baghdad to the highest levels of Iraqi government that the C.I.A. is secretly behind the same extremists that it is now attacking."
Sen. Rand Paul has voiced support for airstrikes, but voted against arming Syrian rebels
ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (CNN) —Sen. Rand Paul said this week that he would vote in favor of going to war with ISIS, but his father, former Rep. Ron Paul, made it clear Friday night that he sharply opposes further U.S. involvement in the Mideast region.
Speaking at a libertarian-leaning conference, Ron Paul slammed the "bipartisan support" among congressional lawmakers for "rubber-stamping what President Obama wants" in the fight against the militant group.
More broadly, he suggested that Senate Republicans aren't that different from their Democratic counterparts.
"Believe it or not, the federal government sends free pre-rolled cannabis cigarettes to a special, but dwindling group of patients on a regular basis beginning in 1976 with Robert Randall. It all started when Robert was arrested for growing cannabis on his back deck and had to prove that this medicine was essential in to prevent his progressive loss of vision from glaucoma."
Key phrase here: "PREVENT his loss of vision."
"A variety of options are available to treat glaucoma. These include eye drops, laser procedures, and surgery. All are intended to decrease eye pressure and, thereby, protect the optic nerve."
Key phrase here: "DECREASE eye pressure..."
which DOES NOT PROTECT THE OPTIC NERVE. It merely SLOWS the progressive loss of vision. It provides an awesome income stream for the drug company and the eye doctor, as visual field testing will be performed several times a year at about $100 per test - to map the gradual loss of vision. Meanwhile, the patient will buy those drops until they die.
I devoted a career to ophthalmology, and watched helplessly as doctor after doctor prescribed drops and did surgery and patients continued to lose vision. My own father had lost a considerable portion of his visual field before he died. It is beyond frustrating to know there is a way to save the sight of these people, and the government knows it, and every ophthalmologist I worked for knows it...
I've read the posts here about being exhausted and not having the will to fight any longer. I too am tired. Very very tired. I've served with the Army Rangers, and I've fought both my battles and my personal demons. I've lost friends, and loved ones. I've won some battles, and lost many more. And come to realize that sometimes even when you "win" you lose, and that you can be "dead" right.
Why No US Sanctions Against State Sponsors of ISIS: Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Turkey?
Media organizations across the Western World have for years reported a flow of cash, weapons, equipment and fighters from America’s allies in the Persian Gulf as well as … NATO member Turkey, and into the conflict raging within Syria’s borders. … no sanctions have as of yet been leveled against the overt sponsors of militancy and, in fact, terrorism in Syria. … state-sponsored terrorism … as a limited proxy war against Syria has transformed into an immense regional army with tens of thousands of paid soldiers requiring millions of dollars a day to operate across multiple borders and confounding the forces of Iraq, Syria, and Lebanon combined.
ISIS is State-Sponsored, So Why Aren’t These States Being Sanctioned? … ISIS or ISIL, are the benefactors of vast state-sponsorship and yet the West has not identified nor condemned these sponsors, let alone move toward leveling sanctions …
News articles by prominent British and American news outlets like the Daily Beast’s “America’s Allies Are Funding ISIS,” the London Telegraph’s “How ISIL is funded, trained and operating in Iraq and Syria,” and the Daily Mail’s “Cameron tells European leaders to ‘be good to their word’ and stop funding ISIS with ransom payments,” give explanations ranging from outright admissions that Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Jordan, and Turkey are directly arming, funding, aiding and abetting ISIS, to … immense money laundering …
Systematic Hypocrisy Undermines Legitimacy
American and European hypocrisy so stark undermines the legitimacy … Beyond sanctions, the West’s presence across the Middle East has had a negative impact on public perception ….
There is so much that I want to say and it is important. This is the path that I have taken off the Federal Reserve counterfeit dollars and back to real money. The gold dollars. We don't need to use the Federal Reserve Notes anymore. Be patient with my writing and I will walk you through it.
Incredible, but not surprising in the least. I agree with the commentary on the video. Scotland had no chance of breaking free, and people in "democratic" countries only have the illusion of choice.
Oliver Stone seems to have found the man to play NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden in his next pic “The Snowden Files.”
Sources tell Variety that Stone has offered the part to Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and that the actor has agreed to do it. Though negotiations have not yet begun, both sides want the deal to happen.