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  1. (10) Help me here...What is going on. Gold up $250 in 20 minutes? 11/25/14
  2. (8) People starting to block highways in downtown Cleveland now protesting the shooting here 11/25/14
  3. (4) The Dumbest Anti-Gun Politicians of All Time 11/25/14
  4. (4) The REAL Ferguson Conspiracy 11/25/14
  5. (3) Live Ferguson Riots Via Police Scanner Courtesy of GoldenDawnMedia 11/24/14
  6. (3) Woody Harrelson: 'I'm an anarchist' 11/24/14
  7. (3) I am so sick of that Lockheed Martin ad 11/25/14
  8. (3) Why Men Need To Cheat 11/24/14
  9. (2) WhoWhatWhy: George H.W. Bush’s connection to the JFK Assassination 11/24/14
  10. (2) A Brave New Christmas 11/25/14
  11. (2) Diabetes And Milk 11/25/14
  12. (2) Putin reopened the "Gold Window". And he didn't ask anybody for permission. 11/24/14
  13. (2) Scientists Urge Govts To Turn Old TV Frequencies Into Free “Super Wifi” 11/25/14
  14. (1) FOREX (Video Library) 09/17/14
  15. (1) Darren Wilson and the Protocols of Official Exoneration 11/25/14

The Last Hour

9 votes

Israel – America’s Biggest Frenemy

The Jewish State in the Levant is a burden we shouldn’t have to bear
by Justin Raimondo, November 24, 2014

Today [November 24, 2014] is the deadline for the closing of a deal with Iran regarding their nuclear program. No one should be surprised that Israel is marking this deadline with a threat to attack Iran regardless of the outcome of the negotiations. As the Jerusalem Post is reporting on its front page:

"Israel has issued a stark, public warning to its allies with a clear argument: Current proposals guarantee the perpetuation of a crisis, backing Israel into a corner from which military force against Iran provides the only logical exit."

This is a lie, and is widely recognized as such: the Israelis don’t have the military capacity to take out all the Iranian nuclear sites without American assistance. Aside from that, however, they never attack those capable of hitting back in any significant way, so we can write off this latest threat as just so much kvetching.

41 votes

The Ron Paul Sticker Still Works

I live in New Jersey, but travel a lot because I work in the music business. My car still has the Ron Paul Revolution bumper sticker in the back bumper of my car. I still have people approach me and sometimes it gives me time to open some minds in the process.

I recently went back to college to get my masters degree. I always drive my car to the nearby campus where a ton of students are at. I get in a lot of conversations and even get asked about the bumper sticker.

19 votes

Putin reopened the "Gold Window". And he didn't ask anybody for permission.

Grandmaster Putin's Golden Trap

In 1971, US President Richard Nixon closed the 'gold window', ending the free exchange of dollars for gold, guaranteed by the US in 1944 at Bretton Woods.

In 2014, Russian President Vladimir Putin has reopened the 'gold window', without asking Washington's permission.

9 votes

Wow...these Denver newscasters surprised me

I don't know much about posting, but wanted to share this video. http://kdvr.com/2014/11/24/denver-police-accused-of-excessiv...

18 votes

Woody Harrelson: 'I'm an anarchist'

NEW YORK — Give Woody Harrelson a piece of yarn, and he'll knit you a full-on, multicolored sweater. Here's his take on playing crafty mentor Haymitch Abernathy sober, as opposed to falling-down drunk in the past two Hunger Games films.

"I wanted to give him a little more of a tortured expression: Jesus Christ, sobriety! Honestly, when I was first playing him — I will generally go over the top if allowed," says Harrelson, who credits directorial restraint for his more muted performance in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1 (opens today in select cities and Friday nationwide). "A guy who's an alcoholic, a lot of times you have no idea they're drunk."

One heavy drinker of Harrelson's acquaintance, "he was big on grapefruit and vodka, with very little grapefruit. He could carry the thing and never spill a drop. He was so functional. It was impressive. He has since passed. He was a good character."

47 votes

SNL: Obama Shoves The Schoolhouse Rock Bill Down The Capitol Steps

A bill (Kenan Thompson) and an executive order (Bobby Moynihan) explain how government really works with a little help from President Obama (Jay Pharaoh).

http://youtu.be/JUDSeb2zHQ0

Original cartoon they are making fun of:

http://youtu.be/tyeJ55o3El0

8 votes

If history repeats itself, Cosby’s legacy will be fine and his accusers forgotten

Even in the cases where the male celebrity actually went to jail? When they were actually convicted of a crime? It rarely affects their career or legacy.

Mike Tyson went to jail for raping Desiree Washington.

Tupac Shakur spent time in jail for orchestrating the gang rape of Ayanna Jackson.

Peter Yarrow, of Peter, Paul and Mary spent three months in jail for taking “sexual liberties” with a 14 year-old girl. He was later given an official Presidential pardon by Jimmy Carter!

Roman Polanski plead down to “unlawful sexual intercourse” with the then 13 year-old Samantha Geimer at the home of of Jack Nicholson and Anjelica Huston. He never went to jail, but he sure did win an Oscar, and pretty much every celebrity you know and love has come forward to defend him. By the way, he was also accused of sexually assaulting then 16 year-old English actress Charlotte Lewis.

23 votes

NSA Backdoor Exploit in Windows 8 Uncovered

An internal document issued by IT experts working for the German federal government warned national agencies and companies not to use Windows 8. The reason? An alleged backdoor exploit has been discovered, and the details were obtained and published by German site Zeit Online. The leaked message suggests that the NSA likely has access to a hidden feature which apparently can’t be shut off and allows Microsoft to remotely control any computer running the software.

9 votes

Diabetes And Milk

Years ago, my husband and I saw a study published that indicated milk was probably a culprit in the onset of juvenile (type 1) diabetes. The study was soon scrubbed, and the insulin manufacturers continued with their highly profitable business. Similar studies can now be found:
http://www.webmd.com/children/news/20080501/new-clue-to-milk...
(although the CDC continues to deny the link.)

29 votes

Reddit: Retired soldiers describe what they saw and experienced and never told anyone

Just a warning. This is absolutely heartbreaking.

5000+ comments so far.
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AskReddit:

[SERIOUS] Retired soldiers on Reddit: What was something that you saw or experienced that you never shared with anyone?

Also veterans, thank you for your service and dedication to this country. If you were in a different country's military, you'll still have my respect for doing serving your country.
Edit: I live in America, for clarification.
Edit: Wow thanks for the gold whoever it was.

22 votes

Grand jury reaches decision on Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson

CLAYTON, Mo. — A St. Louis County grand jury has finally reached a decision on whether to charge Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown Jr..

Their decision will be announced at 8p.m.CT. at a press conference.

"The Grand Jury hearing the Michael Brown/Darren Wilson investigation has reached a decision and it will be announced later today," Edward Magee, a spokesman for the prosecuting attorney said in an email.

http://news.yahoo.com/grand-jurys-decision-on-ferguson-offic...

Live stream

9 votes

The Money In Your Bank Account Was Stolen This Morning

I have been searching here for a few days now to see is there is any discussion concerning G-20. I have not found anything, so if this has been discussed please let me know where. Zero Hedge suggested using credit unions; any safer?

http://republicbroadcasting.org/the-money-in-your-bank-accou...