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The Last 10 Minutes
- (19) forum overview 07/17/11
- (6) Forget the Planet! There's Just Not Enough Room In This Solar System, Galaxy and Universe! 10/25/14
- (5) Edward Snowden is Becoming More Dangerous Every Minute. 10/25/14
- (4) It is not in Switzerland's lands! 10/25/14
- (3) Sufi Muslim - Free! 10/25/14
- (2) Man Sees Satan In Hell And Realizes There Is Life After Death! Near Death Experience 10/24/14
- (2) Bitcoin and Overstock Plummet in Tandem 05/16/14
- (2) "Michael" of MOXnews interviewed, for the VERY 1st Time... by Ernie Hancock! On-going YouTube IP-strike. But, Help on the Way! 10/25/14
- (2) Is This Constitutional?: Pentagon Says US Soldiers Will Staff Ebola Hospital in Liberia 10/25/14
- (2) Marijuana Stops Cancer Growth - Science Proving It - It's All Been Lies 10/22/13
- (2) are you scared yet ? 10/25/14
- (1) Lee Ann McAdoo: #EbolaMartialLaw declared in NY & NJ, as of Friday, October 24th, 2014! CBS & NY Post confirm, too. 10/24/14
- (1) Edward Snowden interviewed by Harvard Law Professor Lawrence Lessing (10/20/14) 10/23/14
- (1) NSA Top Execs Exploiting Position and Secrets for Personal Looting 10/25/14
- (1) 46,000+ mp3 files (250GB) Anywhere I can post them online for free to enable easy access? 10/25/14
The Last Hour
I watched the interview with Snowden by Harvard Law professor Lawrence Lessig (thank you, DP member “telepathic” for posting). It was fascinating.
Ask yourselves a question: One year ago would Snowden have been interviewed by an academia member from an American university, much less an esteemed institution like Harvard? The answer is – no, and the reason is simple. After information detrimental to the NSA was released in 2013 by Snowden, the Feds put forth quite an effort to demonize and vilify Snowden in whatever way they could. Government officials, military leaders, politicians, and every other tax-dollar parasite you can think of were on the same side with the exception of few. Without the public knowing what the fallout from the 2013 revelations would be, one could understand why contact with a whistleblower like Snowden may prove to be taboo.
The shockwave of negative notions regarding Snowden propagated by our government hit the media. Instead of the term “whistleblower” (which Snowden has obviously earned the title of) the media resorted to the pejorative, “leaker.” After all, the term “whistleblower” had heroic connotations and a hero Snowden was not in the eyes of Federal Government parasites. To them he was a traitor, a villain who cowardly refused to “man up” as frat-tastic John Kerry put it to come home and face a fair trial.
Honestly. Seriously. Undeniably.
It has all been said. It's right in front of your face. We shout out to one another. Decry the crimes, the maleficence. The injustice. The periods. This is a new kick, for me. Periods. Short sentences like Hemingway that go rat-tat-tat. Commas are out. The time for commas is nigh.
We all know what is going on. Me. You. But, we argue with the small stuff. Well, not small. Those things that are close seem big. And they are. Like hills like white elephants. But we ain't in Africa.
Robert Sarvis - U.S. Senate Candidate in VA - on How He Became a Libertarian, and Why He Deserves the Vote of Liberty AdvocatesSubmitted by Marc Clair on Fri, 10/24/2014 - 13:40
In this episode of the Lions of Liberty Podcast, I am joined Libertarian U.S. Senate Candidate in the State of Virginia, Robert Sarvis! Robert describes how he came to hold libertarian views, what propelled him to enter the political arena, and why he is now running in the Libertarian Party after attempting to losing faith in the Virginia GOP. We discuss how libertarians can make a different through politics, and Robert answers some questions regarding the policy positions of his campaign. As usual, I wrap it up with a good ‘ol liberty rant!
Happy Saturday everybody. This is kind of in resposne to Cyril's post of some time ago came to the top and greeted me.
We were married in the old way of Marriage Stick but she broke the stick. And separated after some time. It's been something like 5 years. But we kept the connection. Remained faithful too.
Yes she said that....... Great fuel for the campaign ahead.
Story and Video Link:
"Today at the Valdai International Discussion Club meeting in Sochi, Russia’s President Putin correctly and justifiably denounced Washington for destabilizing the world in order to serve its own narrow and selfish interest and the interests of the private interest groups that control Washington at the expense of the rest of the world. It is about time a world leader denounced the thuggish neocon regime in Washington. Putin described Washington’s double standards with the Roman phrase: “What is allowed for God [the US] is not allowed for cattle [the rest of the world].” "
I had know idea who Frank Zappa was until the recent post
I have heard his name enough times to recognize it but had know idea who he was or what he stood for.
I was watching some interviews on Youtube and came across this old crossfire video from 1986.
►This will begin a new Ukraine updating thread.. the war is at a pivot point.
Please feel free to visit and keep current with the latest updates on this escalating event.
►Yesterday, Oct. 20th was a pivot point in weaponry, tactics and assault by the Kiev oligarchy. The battle lines haven't changed... but they will. I will add more as news and ground attacks evolve against the self defense forces of Novorossiya.
The Ukr. has (now) begun using 1980's vintage weaponry against infrastructure, militiamen and civilian population centers.
Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul, whose potential run for president in 2016 is increasingly seen as inevitable, is likely to make a decision on when to announce a run for president in the first part of next year.
“We didn’t make any decision, we’ll talk about it in the spring,” Paul said when asked at what time he would make an announcement about his presidential bid.
Paul made the remark during an interview with BuzzFeed News, taxiing on the runway at LaGuardia Airport, after a flight in coach from Des Moines, Iowa, to New York City on Thursday.