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Why You Should Ditch Sugar in Favor of Honey

  September 16th, 2019 By Sayer Ji Contributing writer for Wake Up World While honey and sugar share similar degrees of sweetness, the differences in the way our bodies respond to them are profound. Technically, honey and sugar (sucrose... read more

Trump Furious As New Brett Kavanaugh Sexual Assault Allegation Emerges

  President Donald Trump has come out suggesting Brett Kavanaugh should sue for “libel” after a fresh sexual assault allegation has emerged against the Supreme Court justice in the New York Times. Trump initially misspelled ... read more

Use Tapping to Eliminate Disempowering Beliefs About Money and Success — FREE Ebook

  If you hold disempowering beliefs about money or success – for example, thinking that you don't deserve them or haven't worked hard enough to gain success – you may not even be consciously aware of these thoughts &... read more

People Are Already Getting Arrested For Trying to "Storm Area 51"

  Since the disclosure of UFOs hit the media in 2018 with the revelation that the US Military had video footage of a UFO they had filmed during flight, the ever building culture of UFOlogy got another big boost. Birthed from that was a ... read more

Food Brands Owned By Monsanto

  Monsanto is a biotech corporation that was founded in the early 1900s. They produce genetically modified foods (GMOs) and many chemicals that are sprayed onto our food, including several pesticides. A recent study published in the jou... read more

The Escape From Good and Evil

  Gary 'Z' McGee - What does it mean to be born free? For that matter, what must we be free from so that we may be free for something?... read more

Parables For The New Conversation (Chapter 4: The Island)

  The following is a chapter from my book 'Parables For The New Conversation.' One chapter will be published every Sunday for 36 weeks here on Collective Evolution. (I would recommend you start with Chapter 1 if you haven't ... read more

Qigong Global Summit — FREE Online Event

  Did you know that through simple Qigong exercises, meditations, and flow movements, you can direct life-force energy (known as "Qi") to specific parts of your body — transforming anxiety, stress, and disease into self-... read more

Defending the Amazon, Indigenous Rights & Planetary Integrity

  As the Amazon Rainforest crisis persists, our inability to protect our planet poses an existential threat to all of Earth's inhabitants. As the sky recently turned black over Sao Paulo, Brazil because of smoke (thousands of kilome... read more

Marianne Williamson Admits "The System Is More Corrupt Than I Knew"

  About a week ago Marianne Williamson told the New Yorker, I know this sounds nave, but I didn't think the left was so mean. I didn't think the left lied like this." In a segment I did on CETV, I discussed the fact that W... read more

New York woman marks 112th birthday

  A New York woman was surrounded by family as she celebrated an uncommon milestone -- her 112th birthday.... read more

Brewery seeks someone 'winning to get paid to watch football'

  A Los Angeles brewery posted a job opening for someone seeking to "get paid to watch football" at Los Angeles Rams games.... read more

India is Banning Single-Use Plastic and the Rest of the World Should Too

  Emma Fiala - "The world should join India in putting an end to single-use plastic."... read more

Butcher-bound yak on the run after Virginia escape

  An animal control officer responding to a report of escaped livestock in a Virginia road discovered an unexpected animal -- a yak.... read more

Fireball lights up night sky over North Carolina

  A driver's dashboard camera captured video of a fireball glowing in the night sky over North Carolina.... read more

Florida man converts boat and SUV into head-turning 'boat car'

  A Florida driver is turning heads on local roads while cruising around in an unusual vehicle -- a "boat car."... read more

Large crab found abandoned behind pharmacy in England

  Workers at a pharmacy in Britain were left baffled when they found a large crab had been abandoned live in the alley outside their store, rescuers said.... read more

Worker at New Zealand company brings clown to firing meeting

  A New Zealand man who was told he could bring someone along for support to a meeting where he expected to be fired spent more than $100 hiring a professional clown.... read more

Escaped emu runs loose on New York state road

  Police in New York state responded to a busy road where they captured an emu that escaped through an open gate and went for a run.... read more

Suzy Amis Cameron's 'MUSE School': Are They Taking Things Too Far With Kids?

  A cursory glance at the 'MUSE School,' co-founded by James Cameron's wife, and you see an educational institution that aspires to be inclusive, inspiring, and liberating for children of all ages. The motto on their school&... read more

Three Species Declared Extinct In India Due To Deforestation and Desertification

  John Vibes - Experts cite deforestation and desertification as the primary reasons that these animals became extinct.... read more

The Bill of Rights Turns 230, and What Do We Have to Show for It? Nothing Good

  John W. Whitehead - It's been 230 years since James Madison drafted the Bill of Rights, and what do we have to show for it?... read more

Untying the Knots

  September 13th, 2019 By Victoria Fann Guest writer for Wake Up World When I was first introduced to the Sufi wisdom of seeing our inner spiritual work as a process of untying knots, it immediately resonated. It struck me as a powerful... read more

7 Effective Yoga Asanas for Curbing Anxiety, Stress, and Insomnia

  September 13th, 2019 By Vivek Roy Contributing Writer for Wake Up World Do you find yourself getting too anxious or stressed out? Or are you unable to get a peaceful sleep at night? Well, most of us these days lead a sedentary lifesty... read more

Welcome to the Hoax — but Who Are You Going to Tell?

  Kingsley L. Dennis - We assume that our perceptions our sights, sounds, and textures are accurate descriptions of the world around us.... read more

NBC News Wants You to Know that Heterosexuality 'is the Bedrock of Global Oppression'

  Phillip Schneider - Would the world be better off if we eradicated heterosexuality? NBC makes the case.... read more

Moose crashes in and out of Canadian school office

  A British Columbia school district's office had an unusual break-in when an apparently confused moose smashed its way in and back out of the office.... read more

Dragonfly swarms show up on weather radar over three states

  The National Weather Service shared radar images showing massive swarms of migrating dragonflies over three Midwestern states.... read more

Italian region offering more than $27,000 to new residents

  An Italian region is offering to pay more than $27,000 to people willing to relocate to one of its underpopulated villages and start a business.... read more

Website offers 'Starbucks addict' $1,000 to switch to local for a month

  A web site is offering $1,000 to a chosen "Starbucks addict" willing to switch to local coffee shops for a full month "literally get paid to drink delicious coffee."... read more

Customs officers seize counterfeit NBA rings at LAX

  Customs officials in Los Angeles said they intercepted a shipment of 28 counterfeit NBA championship rings that, if sold as genuine, could have been worth up to $560,000.... read more

Deputies use Taser to rescue moose from hammock

  Authorities in Wyoming said they had to use a Taser to subdue a moose so they could disentangle its antlers from a resident's hammock.... read more

New Jersey family has close cheetah encounter during African safari

  A New Jersey woman on safari with her family in Tanzania captured video of a curious cheetah that climbed on the roof of an open-top Jeep in their group.... read more

Judicial Watch Sued To Get Footage of The 'Plane' Hitting The Pentagon On 9/11 (Video)

  Finally, we can put to rest the theory that a plane hit the pentagon on 9/11. Tom Fitton from Judicial Watch released a video today on his Twitter showing what looks like a Tomahawk cruise missile going into the side of the Pentagon o... read more

The Official 9/11 Explanation is The Greatest "Coincidence Theory" Ever

  On September 11, 2001 I was completing my last year of training as an Anesthesiologist at the University of Pennsylvania. That morning I, like many of us, sat transfixed for hours watching the continuous television coverage of the eve... read more

When Plants Dream

  Daniel Pinchbeck - During the last decades, a visionary medicine escaped from the Amazon, spreading like a fast-moving vine across our globalised world.... read more

Japan May Dump 1.1 Million Tons of Radioactive Fukushima Water Into the Pacific Ocean

  Jordan Davidson - They are saying this is the only option available at this point.... read more

Message in a bottle gets rescue for stranded hikers in California

  A family of hikers who became stranded above a 40-foot waterfall in California were rescued thanks to a message in a bottle and pair of strangers who found the request for help.... read more

Possible chimpanzee reported on the loose in Texas

  Authorities in Texas said a chimpanzee, or possibly a monkey, has been spotted on the loose in the area of one town and rescuers are attempting to locate it using a drone.... read more

Magic cards, Masters of the Universe, Nerf Blaster among Toy Hall of Fame finalists

  The Strong National Museum of Play announced the finalists for National Toy Hall of Fame induction include My Little Pony, Risk, Masters of the Universe and Magic the Gathering.... read more

What Polio Vaccine Injury Looks Like, Decades Later

  When touting the merits of vaccination, public health officials often brag about the campaign to eradicate polio. What they rarely if ever disclose, however, is that both the inactivated polio vaccine (IPV) developed by Jonas Salk and... read more

Virginia Roberts Giuffre's 'Pedophile Training' Corroborates With Other Whistleblowers

  Virginia Roberts Giuffre is the now 33-year-old woman who was a minor when Jeffrey Epstein and his associates would sexually abuse her on Epstein's island. She is the woman who has come forward nearly two decades after she was abu... read more

Tesla driver sleeps while apparently using autopilot on highway

  A traveler on a Massachusetts highway captured video of a "strange and baffling" sight -- a Tesla car on autopilot with both the driver and a front-seat passenger apparently asleep.... read more

Turmeric Teeth Whitening: Does This Really Work?

  September 10th, 2019 By Dr. Edward F. Group Are there healthy ways to whiten your teeth? You bet there are! For a more natural alternative to over-the-counter or dental teeth whitening, consider using turmeric! The vibrant orange-yel... read more

How to Exit the 3D Reincarnation System

  September 10th, 2019 By Michael Becker We've all heard the term "reincarnation." We've also heard tales about "the reincarnation trap" that have been proposed and told for centuries. Is reincarnation even ... read more

The Sacred Ground of Being…The Quintessence of Who We Are

  September 9th, 2019 By Open Contributing writer for Wake Up World We are amidst the most phenomenal shift of consciousness in the history of our planet, and of humanity's journey on it. Day by day the external drama seems to ratch... read more

Energy Healing Practices for Spontaneous Transformation — FREE Video Event

  You've likely experienced powerful healing through gifted practitioners and modalities like EMDR, cranial sacral work, and Reiki. But what if YOU could spontaneously transform emotional patterns that have wielded tremendous influe... read more

73-year-old woman gives birth to twins in India

  An Indian woman who gave birth to twin girls is believed to be the oldest person to ever give birth after having the babies at the age of 73.... read more

Get Ready for Weed Checkpoints: The Marijuana Breathalyzer is Now a Reality

  Matt Agorist - Scientists have just unveiled the marijuana breathalyzer and say it is ready for mass production.... read more

Times Are Changing: First Ever Center to Study Psychedelics Opening in the US

  Matt Agorist - The Center for Psychedelic and Consciousness Research within John Hopkins Medicine will be studying medicine and fostering a new discipline of medical doctor for research in psychedelics.... read more

All Soda, Sugary or Diet, Linked to Early Death in New Study

  Sam Nickerson - Cutting soft drinks from your diet — even if they're artificially sweetened — might be one of the simplest ways to boost your health and longevity, according to a new study published this week.... read more

Views of Destruction: Satellite Images Reveal Devastating Amazon Fires in Almost Real-Time

  Rhett Butler - With near-daily overflights and high-resolution imagery, Planet's constellation of satellites is providing a clear look at some of the fires now burning in the Brazilian Amazon.... read more

America's 100 Largest Landowners… And Here Is What They Own

  Tyler Durden - The 100 largest private landowners in the US own a combined 40 million acres, an area roughly the size of Florida.... read more

Michigan Inmates Plant 1,000 'Happy Little Trees' in State Parks to Honor Bob Ross

  Elias Marat - The "Happy Little Trees" program is meant to celebrate Bob Ross' 100th birthday.... read more

Flight Crew And Passengers in First Class All Welcome Boy With Autism During Mid-Flight Meltdown

  This Texas mom was overwhelmed with gratitude for the flight attendants and first class passengers who befriended her son during a difficult flight home.... read more

'I'm in heaven': Homeless Man Reunited With Family After 24 Years of Separation, Thanks

  After almost a quarter-century of separation, this 61-year-old homeless man has finally been reunited with his daughters in New Jersey.The post 'I'm in heaven': Homeless Man Reunited With Family After 24 Years of Separatio... read more

Blind Man Develops Smart Cane That Uses Google Maps and Sensors to Identify One's Surroundings

  The walking stick has finally been given a modern makeover thanks to some Turkish engineers who developed a smart cane for the blind.... read more

Mexican Scientist Makes Edible, Biodegradable New Form of Plastic Out of Cactus Leaves

  Professor Sandra Pascoe Ortiz, the scientist who developed the material, says that her new formula could be a sustainable replacement for plastic.... read more

After Bullied Boy Has Terrible First Day of School, Upperclassmen Take Him Under Their Wing

  When this youngster confessed to having a terrible first day of school, several high school seniors swooped in to take him under their wing.... read more

Governor Intervened So Mom Could Keep Her Hilarious License Plate

  Wendy Auger has had the same license plate for the last 15 years—and now thanks to New Hampshire Governor Chris Sununu, she can keep it for even longer.... read more

Escaped African serval captured, taken to Albuquerque zoo

  The escaped African serval, who was recently spotted near Hyde Memorial State Park in New Mexico, has been captured and taken to the Albuquerque BioPark zoo.... read more

Awestruck Police Officer Snaps Photo of Teen Using His Jacket to Shield an Older Woman From the Rain

  The compassionate teen in Missouri was photographed using his coat to protect an older woman from the pouring rain earlier this week.... read more

People Are Falling in Love With How Lebanese Grandma Pronounces Famous English Words

  An adorable Lebanese grandmother has managed to rack up thousands of international fans since she and her grandson made a video of her English pronunciation. In the video, Georges Nassar can be heard asking his 84-year-old grandma Jan... read more

Kiddie roller coaster stolen in Ohio

  A Go-Gator kiddie roller coaster was stolen from the Union County Fairgrounds in Marysville, Ohio.... read more

Sailboat has near miss with surfacing humpback whale in San Francisco

  A whale watching tour crew in San Francisco captured the moment a sailboat nearly collided with a humpback whale near the Golden Gate Bridge.... read more

Call for More Research into Cannabis as a PTSD Treatment

  September 6th, 2019 By Nikki Harper Contributing Writer for Wake Up World A new study by UCL in the UK has found that cannabis compounds hold promise as treatments for post-traumatic stress disorder but has highlighted the difficultie... read more

Media Dead Silent As Award-Winning Journalist Crumbles The Myths Surrounding Julian Assange

  Mark Davis, a well-known award-winning Australian investigative journalist, best known for his work on Dateline, has said that it's the journalists from The Guardian and New York Times who should be in jail, not Julian Assange. Ob... read more

Tulsi Gabbard Suggests Government Is Run By A "Small Group Of Political Elite"

  Democratic candidate and congresswoman from Hawaii Tulsi Gabbard is an unconventional political figure in this upcoming election that has been turning heads. Whether it's sharing truths about the Syrian war and the US arming terro... read more

Preventing Mosquito Bites And the Disease That Killed 445,000 People in 2016 By Using Graphene-Lined

  This groundbreaking discovery at Brown University found a non-chemical approach for preventing mosquito bites—and it could help stop the spread of deadly malaria.... read more

Tribal Mentality: How Fear of Feeling Out is Holding Us Back

  September 11th, 2019 By Niraj Soma Naik When I was a pharmacist, a fellow pharmacist who was from Nigeria told me how tribal culture had historically held back progress in some parts of Africa. The king of the tribe (usually the most... read more

Need Help? How to Ask the Universe in Six Simple Steps

  September 11th, 2019 By Nikki Harper Contributing Writer for Wake Up World Everyone needs a helping hand now and then. Maybe you're trying to heal a relationship, maybe your career is stuck in a rut, maybe you're struggling to... read more

Why are Food Allergies Increasing?

  September 12th, 2019 By Alex 'Earthie Mama' Du Toit Contributing writer for Wake Up World It seems everyone around is having to avoid certain foods due to allergic reactions. Whether its peanuts or milk, gluten or eggs, food a... read more

Marianne Williamson Realizes The DNC Is Not What She Thought?

  Right off the top, do not make this about the DNC vs the GOP, that is not the point of this article. It is quite obvious that the DNC and the GOP are both corrupted and controlled by powerful interests, this article's discussion i... read more

Say Goodbye to Temporary Fillings: Scientists Successfully Use a Gel to Regrow Tooth Enamel

  Loose dental fillings may soon be a thing of the past now that Chinese scientists have uncovered how to reproduce tooth enamel that will repair itself.... read more

For the First Time Ever, Canadians Use Crowdfunding to Buy Up Land For New Protected Public Park

  Over the course of a few short months, Canadians have managed to raise more than $3 million to protect a swath of breathtaking British Columbian wilderness.... read more

When 16-Year-old Missed Jonas Brothers Concert for Chemo, They Surprise Her at the Hospital

  This 16-year-old chemo patient could barely contain her excitement when she was surprised at the hospital by none other than her favorite boy band.... read more

An Unprecedented Level Of Panic Is Being Demonstrated By Epstein's Elite Friends

  The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice.—Theodore Parker, 19th Century Unitarian minister. Those awakening to the truth of what is going on in the world tend to be particularly irked by the knowledge t... read more

Is the U.S. Government the Enemy of the People? America's Lost Liberties, Post-9/11

  John W. Whitehead - What began with the post-9/11 passage of the USA Patriot Act has snowballed into the eradication of every vital safeguard against government overreach, corruption and abuse.... read more

Dr. Joe Dispenza Demystifies the Science of Pineal Gland Activation

  Dylan Charles - Is there a bridge between the world of multiple dimensions and the world we live in?... read more

World's Largest Urban Rooftop Farm Set To Open in 2020 In Paris, France

  Mandy Froelich - The world's largest urban farm is set to open in Paris, France, next year. Best of all, the project is slated to feed thousands of people annually.... read more

When Farmer Saw His Community Needed a New Road, He Picked Up His Tools and Built One Himself

  When this 44-year-old farmer saw his neighbors struggling to maneuver through their village, he took it upon himself to build a whole new road.... read more

Dad Develops New Treatment for Peanut Allergies With Almost No Side Effects After Son Suffers Severe

  The treatment, which is now awaiting FDA-approval, could be a groundbreaking new form of therapy for children and adults with severe peanut allergies.... read more

Listen to Police Captain's Amusing Conversation With Phone Scammers Threatening to Arrest Her

  An amused police captain couldn't help but have a little fun with a phone scammer who was threatening to arrest her for drug trafficking.The post Listen to Police Captain's Amusing Conversation With Phone Scammers Threatening ... read more

Parables For The New Conversation (Chapter 3: The Shadow)

  The following is a chapter from my book 'Parables For The New Conversation.' One chapter will be published every Sunday for 36 weeks here on Collective Evolution. (I would recommend you start with Chapter 1 if you haven't ... read more

Fire Did Not Cause WTC7 To Collapse, New Study Finds

  A brand new study has come out in 2019 out of the University of Alaska Fairbanks has concluded “definitively” that fire could not have caused the fall of World Trade Centre building 7. Regardless of official government cla... read more

Six Flags seeks brave pairs for '30-Hour Couples Coffin Challenge'

  A Maryland theme park is challenging couples to spend 30 hours together in an unusual tight space for the "30-Hour Coffin Challenge."... read more

New Study Finds Strong Link Between Glyphosate & Human Liver Disease

  Scientists and health professionals have been raising concerns about pesticides for decades. The idea that these products were ever approved as safe by our federal health regulatory agencies is truly mind blowing, given the fact that ... read more

Escaped tortoise found a mile and a half away from home

  The Kansas Highway Patrol said an escape artist tortoise was returned to its owner after wandering about 1 1/2 miles in a few days on the loose.... read more

Teacher gives birth on sidewalk in front of Colorado school

  A teacher who went into labor at a Colorado middle school ended up delivering her baby on the sidewalk in front of the school.... read more

Sound Healing Global Summit — FREE Online Event

  Have you experienced the healing power of sound? From Tibetan singing bowls to the energy-clearing and harmonizing power of tuning forks to the sacred vibrations of your own voice humming, singing or speaking – these therapeutic... read more

Message in a bottle with family member's ashes found in Florida

  A piece of "lost property" turned in to a Florida sheriff's deputy after being found on a beach wound up being a message in a bottle that contained the ashes of a beloved family member.... read more

Today's Front Pages

Cool website for news junkies: newseum/todaysfrontpages... read more

World Football

worldfootball... read more

The truth about electric cars

From: Anonymous See Electric-Cars... At a neighbourhood BBQ I was talking to a neighbour, a BC Hydro executive. I asked... read more

Russia-gate, explained

Where you belong

I've been in middle Tennessee the past 25 years, grew up in northern California, spent most of my 20s in L.A., but according to ... read more

Stop 5G on Earth and in space

We the undersigned scientists, doctors, environmental organizations and citizens from (_) countries, urgently call for a halt to the deployment of the 5G (fifth generation) wireless network, including 5G from space satelli... read more

Requiring (or not) a password in Windows

In Windows 7 (and possibly earlier and later versions), use NETPLWIZ and check (or uncheck) the box that says something to the effect of "require users to enter passwords." Make sure that your own username is highlighted before you c... read more

Turn your computer into a Chrome device

Behavior Experiment

[copied from somewhere. apologies, but we don't remember where] You start with a cage containing four monkeys, and inside the cage you hang a banana on a string, and then you place a set of stairs under the banana. Before lo... read more

Conspiracy Corner

Conspiracy-related links Old reference to conspiracies ... read more

Word Hippo

Useful site here: Word Hippo. "Thesaurus and word tools for your creative needs."... read more

History of FriendsNews.com

FYI for those researching insignificant corners of the web: Wayback Machine... read more

Open DNS

Just thought we'd mention ... read more

So, you dropped your phone into the toilet?

Yep, that is what just happened to me. Here is some advice on what to do: wikihow/Dry-Out-a-Wet-iPhone. Luckily, it had already been flushed and the phone ... read more

Bogus ransom emails

Just because the From is spoofed, it doesn't mean your email account is compromised. See: Ask Leo And here... read more

Encyclopedia of Conspiracy

Encyclopedia of Conspiracy.... read more

RF Shielding

Saturnalia

via saturnalia-reason-for-season "At no time in the history of the early Christian church was it ever thou... read more

E-recycling services in Nashville

Electronic Waste-Recycling ... read more

Private school comparison site

I've used this and liked it, FYI: privateschoolreview. This link shows an actual comparison.... read more

Good explanation of the "annexation" of Crimea

"In response to us-issues-new-russia-sanctions-over-profiting-on-Crimean-resort. Reprin... read more

URL expander

You might find this as useful as I just did: expandurl... read more

Barney Fife lives!

Can you say over-reaction? 87-year-Georgia-woman Related good-to-know ... read more

Opting out of ads

Useful site here to opt out of various online ads: aboutads.info. Some of the biggest name brands always seem to be conveniently unavailable.... read more

Another grammar complaint

I used to be able to spot junk email by its bad grammar, spelling and punctuation. Now, even "legitimate" emails often fail the test. It makes the grammar Nazi in me very sad. ... read more

This week's literacy rant

Remove dog-fight-supporting politician, Steve king

What a pinhead. "King supports dog fighting [because] "... humans are allowed to fight, so dogs should be, too." The difference, obviously, is that humans can choose whether or not to fight, and dogs cannot. Also, ... read more

Lingmo language translator

Wow, I want one of these! ... read more

How to drain a toilet

I realized halfway through the task of draining the toilet that I didn't know how. I'd never done it before. I've drained the tank plenty of times, but not the toilet bowl itself. It all started after I had to use a "snake&q... read more

Is it down right now

Useful site to see if it's your connection (or firewall) or the site itself that's having a problem: Is It Down Right Now? Someone emailed us about their tool here:... read more

Your cell phone might detect a credit card skimmer

"When you're next to the pump, try connecting to Bluetooth, and if you see "a long string of numbers trying to connect... then that's probably not good," says Sid Miller." via ... read more

Grim [false] depiction of Russian life

"As a top propaganda outlet pushing the New Cold War, The New York Times paints life in Russia in the darkest hues, but this one-sided depiction misses the reality of the increasingly vibrant country that Gilbert Doct... read more

Battery-free cell phone

Cool! This would (eventually) remove the need for environment-destroying battery factories. "We've built what we believe is the first functioning cellphone that consumes almost zero power," said co-author Shyam Golla... read more

Running Windows in a Linux virtual machine

I'm going to try running Windows in a virtual machine after installing Linux on my PC, as per these instructions: superuser. It'll probably suck (because Linux sucks), b... read more

Another website/page of mine

It's a site called Patreon where they help creative people find patrons to support their work. My page is here: ... read more

Salt Water Filter Invented

Salt water filter invented... read more

Linux on Chromebook

Installing Ubuntu Linux on my Chromebook as per these instructions: lifehacker. I hope it works! And I hope I like i... read more

Qadafi's Libya, The Real Story

Qadafi's Libya, The Real Story.... read more

Facebook creeps me out

Every time Facebook shows me one of those notices saying something like "Hey there, we've been going through all of your posts and thought you might like to share this compilation," I feel like I'm being approached by some c... read more

Phone scam to make you say yes

Another phone scam to be aware of ... "After the introduction comes the questions: 'can you hear me?' "All of us, our natural response is to say, yes, or sure, or yes I can," said Hughes, but she says thi... read more

Cool website

Here's a cool website I just learned of: atlasobscura "In an age where everything seems to have been explored and there is nothing new to be found,... read more

Trampoline

Trampoline ends in "ine" not "ene" ... read more

Who should be in his administration

This is cool. We can vote on who should be in his administration. Too bad he's so evil, though. ... read more

Google Chrome extensions

Some of these Google Chrome extensions want permission to "... read and change all your data on the websites you visit." What the ...? Why would I give ANYONE that kind of permission?... read more

Steroid level so high in beef it's causing players to fail drug tests

I'm sure it's just a coincidence! :) Five months after Congress voted to remove country-of-orig... read more

Horse versus Google street view

I like horses. I like Google maps street view. The two don't like each other. See ... read more

Keyword, cookie, browser analytics failure

Some headlines Google News mistakenly thought I'd be interested in ... Is Jeb Bush Right About Barack Obama and Donald Trump? — The mainstream (pro-Bush/Clinton) media keep pretending Jeb is relevant. ... read more

Possible cure for hair loss

There may be hope yet! See sciencedaily "Inhibiting a family of enzymes inside hair follicles that are suspended in a r... read more

Police arrest politician for distributing voting rights leaflets

"I asked [the policeman] for the ordinance number [being violated], because they can't put hanDCuffs on you if they cannot tell you why they're detaining you." via ... read more

Her own language

I love how my daughter, Elizabeth, 9, makes up words. Tonight I was complimenting her on what a good fruit smoothie she'd just made. I said she should always try to remember how much of each ingredient she used so she can make it ... read more

Let us vote whether money is speech

Let us vote whether money is speech ... read more

Solar freakin' roadways!

Amazing! I love this! See youtu.be/qlTA3rnpgzU And a nice song at the end, too! Here's their website:   ... read more

Possible 2016 presidential candidates

Everyone even remotely publicly thinking about running for President in 2016, in the link below. 2016 Presidential Candidat... read more

Another entry in the eternal "third party candidates can't win" debate

The world according to Time magazine

The World According to TIME Magazine. For those who still read TIME magazin... read more

US is an oligarchy not a democracy, says scientific study

Why I am burning my last bridge with Obama

S.C. state senate nullifies hemp ban

Subsidizing the corporate one percent

Subsidizing the Corporate One Percent | Good Jobs First. Apparently, those bastions of capitalism... read more

The architects of free trade really did want a world government of corporations

Putin-style politics could be what saves U.S.

I used to think Putin was a thug/autocrat [I should say I assume he must be. See * below.], but that's what it takes sometimes.That being said, he does seem to have Russia's (and his own) interests at heart.I like what... read more

Washington state bill would turn off resources to NSA facility

Cool! But I suppose the city of Yakima might in this case have veto power?"... Washington "to refuse material support, participation, or assistance to any federal agency which claims the power, or with any federal... read more

We stopped sopa, let's stop the tpp

Icelanders overthrow government and rewrite Constitution after banking fraud

via guardianlv/2013/12/icelanders-overthrow-government-and-rewrite-constit... read more

The fallacy of lesser evil choice

"... the main issue here is that it is delusional if not moronic for persons who describe themselves as "progressive" to insist upon copping out to the "Lesser-Evil" candidate for fear of "losing" an election, rather ... read more

RFK Jr. on JFK's attempts to end the cold war

Don't fall for the 90# telephone scam

I'd never fall for this (I hope) because our only "wired" number is through the Internet, not AT&T or any major provider.Here's a link to the FCC's page: ... read more

9-11 explained in 5 minutes

For those who still believe the official story. via 9-11 explained in 5 minutes.... read more

Simple reform could save America from Wall Street

Shocked to realize affordable health care another Obama fairy tale

Benjamin Franklin was called a traitor for informing the people about the actions of its gov't

Like Edward Snowden, Benjamin Franklin Was Called a Traitor For Informing the People About the Actions of its Government. "In 1773, Benjamin Franklin leaked confidential information by releasing letters written b... read more

60 percent say fire every member of Congress

NBC/WSJ poll: 60 percent say fire every member of Congress — First Read. ... read more

Why war with Russia is unavoidable, unless...

"Both "conservative" Republican voters and "liberal" Democrat voters wash their consciences by blaming the other party for the evils of American politics. But they are the only ones to blame, because they keep electin... read more

WTF?? Constitution banned on Constitution day

"Prevented from passing out free copies of the Constitution to his fellow students. Free copies. Of the Constitution. On Constitution Day." via ... read more

A politician's worst nightmare

Be every politician's (and their henchmen's) worst nightmare, an informed citizen! Someone else has probably already said this, and said it better. Oh well, it's still true.... read more

Spot the psycho before they spot you

Activist Post: Spot the Psycho Before They Spot You. "We hang the petty thieves, and appoint the great ones to public office." ... read more

Ruling elite destroying our economies

If called to jury duty, be informed

Click below for more info: fija "FIJA works to: Inform potential jurors of their traditional, legal authority to refuse to enforce unjust laws Info... read more

Retarded

Obama himself says, "The odds of dying in a terrorist attack are a lot lower than they are of dying in a car accident." And he's right, for a change. Yet he/they want us all to be constantly afraid of this bogeyman, these nebulous "te... read more

Court to feds, explain marine's Facebook postings arrest

via Court to feds: Explain Marine's Facebook-postings arrest. "Brandon Raub's case exposes the ... read more

Musical sign language interpreters

That must be some fast signing. I'd like to see that. I guess they show the beat by tapping their feet? It's got me curious. We are SO excited to tell y'all that Musical Sign Language Interp... read more

Lawmakers who upheld NSA phone spying received double the cash

"... those 217 "no" voters received twice as much campaign financing from the defense and intelligence industry as the 205 "yes" voters." via Lawmakers Who Upheld NSA Phone Spying Received Double th... read more

Wouldn't it just be easier to change our foreign policy?

via Wouldn't It Just Be Easier to Change Our Foreign Policy?. "... it would lessen the supposed need to spy on Americans, which is unacc... read more

Conspiracy theorists sane; government dupes hostile

Told ya! :) via New studies: 'Conspiracy theorists' sane; government dupes crazy, hostile. "... read more

How to know if your co-worker is a threat to national security

"Essentially, pretend the Soviets won the Cold War and then conquered the United States — that's how the government is operating." via ... read more

Lies lies lies

Cool, not cool

Cool! But bad news for locksmiths? "keyme" stores a copy of your house key in the cloud Not cool ... read more

My phones

In the process of upgrading to a new Samsung Galaxy Note II today (which should arrive in a few days), Sprint at one point showed me ... read more

12 real patriots brave enough to fight for truth and justice

via 12 Real Patriots Brave Enough to Fight for Truth and Justice | Alternet. "Who are the t... read more

How inbred elites are tearing America apart

Ed Snowden, NSA, and fairy tales a child could see through

Gardasil and Cervarix don't work, are dangerous and weren't tested

"Dr. Diane Harper was the lead researcher in the development of the human papilloma virus vaccines, Gardasil and Cervarix. She is the latest to come forward and question the safety and effectiveness of these vaccines.... read more

Taibbi reveals smoking gun at moody's and s&p

Best smartphone (2013)

I've got an iPhone 4 now, which I've never been crazy about. I used to have a Blackberry Curve, which I was also never crazy abo... read more

Vaccine scandal exposes government lies

"... most of the people in America who are diagnosed by doctors with the flu have no flu virus in their bodies. So they don't have the flu." via ... read more

Thousands of companies handing over your data to NSA

"We have become a "surveillance society", and this is exactly the sort of thing that the Fourth Amendment was supposed to protect us against. The government is only supposed to invade our privacy and investigate us wh... read more

Has the us war on terror just had its cronkite moment?

"PRISM looks like that Cronkite moment: The moment when even the staunchest Obama supporter admits they've been taken for a ride." via ... read more

The next American revolution has already begun

The Next American Revolution Has Already Begun: An Interview With Gar Alperovitz.... read more

Upgrading to Windows 7

Yes, I know Windows 8... read more

Priority issues survey from Nancy Pelosi

Got a "2013 Priority Issues Survey" from Nancy Pelosi today! First of all, I'm not a Democrat (nor a Republican). Second of all, why are they sending me actual physical mail? This is 2013, it says so right there on the survey! Direct ... read more

The biggest Obama scandals are proven and ignored

Patent claims solar energy 'breakthrough'

I hope this is for real: Patent Filing Claims Solar Energy Breakthrough "In a U.... read more

Sprint now allows editing how you appear in caller ID

This is great. I think I blogged once (here), complaining that I couldn't change how my name appears on the receiving end's cal... read more

Why is Boston 'terrorism' but not Aurora, Sandy Hook, Tucson and Columbine?

Glenn Greenwald asks in his latest column, "Why is Boston 'terrorism' but not Aurora, Sandy Hook, Tucson and... read more

Anger builds in Illinois at Bain's latest outsourcing plan

'I'm sick to my stomach': anger builds in Illinois at Bain's latest outsourcing plan"The Sensata plant i... read more

Bitcoin vs. big government

Nice! via Bitcoin vs. Big Government "Interest in Bitcoin has surged along with its valuation. Last week saw its excha... read more

The psychology of the powerful

Why is socialism doing so darn well in deep red North Dakota?

In case you thought he was your president...

via rt/usa/monsanto-bill-blunt-agriculture-006/ "Obama signs ... read more

The digital story of the nativity

This is the way how social media, web and mobile tell the story of the Nativity.Christmas story told through Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Google, Wikipedia, Google Maps, GMail, Foursquare, Amazon... See ... read more

The confiscation scheme planned for US and UK depositors

"Although few depositors realize it, legally the bank owns the depositor's funds as soon as they are put in the bank. Our money becomes the bank's, and we become unsecured creditors holding IOUs or promises to... read more

Cleanliness counts

Click on this link to clean the inside of your screen: yahelite/lol/screenclean.swf... read more

Name generator

What happens when the banks stay closed, Cyprus edition

[anonymous] says: I'm sure the "powers that be" are busy buying up properties and companies in Cyprus right now, as happened here with the real estate collapse. Prices will be fixed beyond the reach of the middle class, impoverishing ... read more

George Orwell's 1984 happening before us

Never heard of this guy before, but I'm glad people are speaking out ... at least occasionally. via Jeff Monson: US a police state, George Orwell... read more

Liberty versus security

Do we really need industrial agriculture to feed the world?

via Anna Lappé & Food MythBusters, Do we really need industrial agriculture to feed the world? In a word, no.... read more

Bob woodward criticizes Obama

If Bob Woodward criticizes Obama, that's actually points in Obama's favor in my book, Woodward's so slimy. And I'm no fan of Obama, either. ... read more

Will graphene supercapacitors make batteries obsolete?

Cool! ... someday. From Will Graphene Supercapacitors Make Batteries Obsolete? "Researc... read more

We need a new Sherman Antitrust Act

@holmes3804We need a new Sherman Antitrust Act! (or enforce the one we've got).Limit, b... read more

Ekaterina Dzhugashvili, Stalin's mother

And this, people, is why you shouldn't beat your child (any more than you have to) ... "She [Stalin's mother] once asked her son, 'Joseph, what exactly are you now?' He replied, 'do you remember the ... read more

Which website would you choose?

If you were on a deserted island with an Internet connection and a pug, but could only access ONE website, which site would it be?(BTW, the pug is irrelevant, I just like pugs!) Facebook - 3 votes Google - 2 votes ... read more

America should have a national popular vote

The Post-Election Project: Should America Have a National Popular Vote? Seems like a good idea, ... read more

The gravitylight, lighting for developing countries

GravityLight: lighting for the developing countries on VimeoThis is so cool!... read more

Fooling themselves

The "elites" are adept at fooling themselves into thinking they know best.This "superiority" that they bestow upon themselves is a convenient justification for keeping "us commoners" in the dark, and keeping themselves in power.... read more

Russia ousts US NGOs, fake protests peter out

"Reuters states ... Putin ... has pushed through laws which critics say can be used to stifle dissent - tightening controls of the Internet ... and broadening the definition of treason." via ... read more

AP's dangerous Iran hoax demands an accounting and explanation

AP's dangerous Iran hoax demands an accounting and explanation | Glenn Greenwald | Comment is free |&nbs... read more

You are the solution you've been looking for

Instead of joining one more group, walking on [one] more march, giving to one more money bomb, sending one more breathless email about how important this issue is, do me a favor, go to the mirror and say to yourself... via ... read more

Stop calling them leaders

What happened to the green new deal?

Signon.org

Strike debt! debt resistance for the 99%

Rolling jubilee

Mystery solved

I solved an old mystery today, thanks to one of the Russian language podcasts I've been listening to lately. It's a phase I'm going through. I'm starting to listen to Hindi, Chi... read more

People are not really awake yet to the two-party dictatorship

via Ralph Nader - People Are Not Really Awake Yet To The Two Party Dictatorship" ""... read more

Free & equal, fighting for a more equal election process

The virtual recovery

Romney's lax regulation may have fueled meningitis outbreak

Romney's lax regulation may have fueled meningitis outbreak — Salon."The fatal meningitis ... read more

Some Facebook users 'dislike' being used in online advertising

Some Facebook users 'dislike' being u... read more

Monsanto funded anti GMO labeling campaign

Activist Post: Monsanto Funded Anti-GMO Labeling Campaign Gets Away with Impersonating Govt. Agencies. Corporate scum at... read more

Obama, Romney = same police state, third party debate up close

Obama, Romney = same police state: Third party debate up-close (FULL VIDEO)858... read more

Media, electoral system leave Americans voiceless

Media, electoral system leave Americans voiceless - third-party candidates talk to RT85... read more

Here's your sign, mr. ryan

"I think Gov. Romney maybe hasn't spent enough time looking at how our military works. You mentioned the Navy, for example. And that we have fewer ships that we had in 1916. Well, governor, we also have fewer hors... read more

Free and equal, presidential debate

Free and Equal - Presidential Debate. These candidates might discuss ACTUAL issues, not corporate-sponsored "issues."... read more

Tyrants

"When the tyrant has disposed of foreign enemies by conquest or treaty, and there is nothing more to fear from them, then he is always stirring up some war or other, in order that the people may require a leader."... read more

Exposing kids to 10 hours of science a year makes them smarter

via Refreshing News: Exposing Kids To 10 Hours Of Science A Year Makes Them Smarter. "I didn't know ... read more

Comedian Richard Jeni, why the left and right suck

Comedian Richard Jeni: Why The Left & The Right Suck"... read more

Hacking democracy on YouTube

Hacking Democracy on YouTube. "The disturbingly shocking HBO documentary HACKING DEMOCRACY bravely tangles with our nation's ills at the heart ... read more

Putin thanks Romney for reckless remarks

Putin Thanks Romney For Reckless Remarks. Further proof of Romney's stupidity."I'm grateful to [Romney] for formul... read more

Mitt Romney, Monsanto man

Introduced in the Bain years with Bain boosting, Roundup's supposedly "biodegradable" and "nontoxic" claims have led to false advertising findings in France and by the Attorney General of New York. Studies are also now beginning t... read more

It's official, Romney is clueless

Greed and debt, the true story of Mitt Romney and Bain Capital

In light of Mitt Romney's resurfacing, a reminder: If you don't read it, it explains vulture capitalism and how Romney is the poster child for that. Basically, Romney borrowed millions (with little of his own money) from others to bu... read more

Coal miners stand with Mitt because they're forced to

via Coal Miners Stand with Mitt Because Theyre Forced To | Common Dreams."Coal miners in Ohio - who work for a company that's given a... read more

The Bain legacy

... the GOP presidential hopeful was a key architect of what has become known as the "Bain model." And as president, it can be expected that he would govern the country using the values that governed Bain Capital. see ... read more

Hey banksters, we are fully awake

Good, short video about the banking system. via Hey Banksters: We Are Fully Awake... read more

White House removes petition with over 22,000 signatures

Activist Post: White House removes petition with over 22,000 signatures calling for the TSA to follow the law.&q... read more

Obamacare same as Romneycare

ObamaCare same as RomneyCare.And to know who it benefits most, simply look at the fact that hospital ... read more

Whatever happened to WordStar

I barely used it, but I found this interesting because I was once a "word processor" (human, not program) back in the mid-80s to early 90s.... read more

Lawmakers got inside information during 2008 financial crisis

34 lawmakers — including Speaker of the House John Boehner — got inside information during the 20... read more

Language

Language-related articles on this site Names in their own tongue and script, via Language names in their own tongue a... read more

History

"Natural Born" [in regard to presidential candidates] was clearly defined in "The Law of Nations" by Emerich de Vattel, published in 1758 and relied on heavil... read more

Roseanne Barr: two major parties are prostitutes for big money

via Roseanne Barr on Presidential Run: T... read more

Senator chairing investigation of JP Morgan Chase receives contributions from same

JP Morgan Chase Is Biggest Campaign Contributor to the Senator Who's Chairing the Investigation of JP Mor... read more

US Senators who voted to let drones shoot Americans in the streets

Maybe. Or, this might just be another purposely "shocking" headline. "Both" sides tend to blow things out of proportion, unfortunately. via ... read more

Bush found guilty of war crimes

Bush Found Guilty Of War Crimes Too bad nothing will come of it, but it's nice to see, anyway."In what is the first eve... read more

Thrive!

Great video ... and idea.Thrive! " Stay informed, subscribe... read more

Unplugging Americans from the matrix

... political elites represent only the powerful special interests that write the country's laws in exchange for funding the political campaigns of "lawmakers." via ... read more

Wordnik

. Cool website for those who like words. I love how they provide samples from actual articles on the internet.And they actually provide an answe... read more

Mitt Romney is Goldman Sachs

To call Mitt Romney a "Goldman" Boy is an understatement. via Paul Drockton. Mitt Romney IS Goldman Sachs"Goldman Sachs is quite the player in politics. In fact, it would be fair to say that Goldman and politi... read more

Part 1 | hungry for change

"This inspiring film has the power to transform your health!" — Anthony Robbins, World Renowned Peak Performance Expert. via Hungry For Change — Part 1 |&nb... read more

Hackers elect cartoon character thanks to electronic voting

"... a cartoon character was written in and won by a landslide, thanks to the hard work of hackers ..." via Activist Pos... read more

What if democracy is bunk?

All I wanted to do was vote

Indiana OfficialWorried About Voter Fraud Is Convicted of Voter Fraud "Irony Still Not Dead Dept: Indiana's ousted top elections of... read more

Judge Napolitano: how to get fired from Fox Business in under 5 mins

Judge Napolitano — How to get fired from Fox Business in under 5 mins.... read more

Result not even close to the actual vote

RP Supporter Chairman of Belfast Maine Caucus Calls State GOP to Confirm Vote Tally, result "not even close" to the actual vote! "It's not the votes that count, it's who counts the votes." — JosefStalin... read more

1930s Chicago Plan vs. American monetary policy

from The 1930?s Chicago Plan Vs. The American Monetary Act. "If the purpose of money and credit were t... read more

Taxpayers lose $1.3 billion as gov't exits chrysler

Tennessee begins to push back against NDAA tyranny

MIT creates solar cell from grass clippings

MIT creates solar cell from grass clippings "A researcher at MIT, Andreas Mershin, has created solar... read more

Voters' idea, replace Congress

Voters' Idea: Replace Congress — Washington Wire — WSJ."Finally, there's ... read more

McCain 2008 campaign's dossier on Romney

whatreallyhappened/WRHARTICLES/McCain-2008-Oppo-File-on-Romney.pdf... read more

Newt Gingrich promises Palin a presidential appointment

Newt Gingrich Promises Palin a Presidential Appointment and Commit... read more

Internet censorship

We were protesting SOPA and PIPA. The latest attempt is CISPA. Click here for more info: ... read more

Romney's Bain Capital made billions while bankrupting companies it invested in

via Romney's Bain Capital Made Billions While Bankrupting Nearly One-Quarter Of The Companies It Invested In | ... read more

Could you pass a US citizenship test?

Applicants must get 6 answers out of 10 in an oral exam to pass the test. via Could you pass a US citizenship te... read more

Care2, largest online community for healthy and green living

Care2 - largest online community for healthy and green living, human rights and animal welfare. "You Care. We Care2.Be a part of the world's largest community fo... read more

Don't mute Newt

The candidacy of Newt Gingrich presents a historic opportunity for a new, bigger form of failure that could clarify to most Americans just how broken the electoral system is. via ... read more

Congress is repealing the Constitution

Paul Craig Roberts: Congress is Repealing the Constitution : Information Clearing House."There is a bill in the Senate that is a... read more

Down the path of increasingly repressive measures

"Once a government is committed to the principle of silencing the voice of opposition, it has only one way to go, and that is down the path of increasingly repressive measures, until it becomes a source of terror to a... read more

Link between earthquakes and hydraulic fracturing

Finally, a judge stands up to Wall Street

"... everybody had to be on board in order for a lot of these fraud schemes to work." via ... read more

How the US government secretly reads your email

via How the US Government Secretly Reads Your Email "Somewhere, a US government official is reading through a list of those who sent or rec... read more

Times sues government for refusing to reveal its interpretation of Patriot Act

What sort of democracy are we living in when the government can refuse to even say how it's interpreting its own law? That's not democracy at all. "We've been covering for a while now how Senators Ron Wyden and Mark ... read more

Things that make you say, you've got to be kidding

Just the other day I had bought a second wi-fi router from a seller on Craigslist to daisy-chain the two together (somehow) to improve the wireless signal throughout my house. No, it's not a big house.Anyway, last night our pow... read more

Foreign policy hypocrisy

Copied without permission from Liberty Underground: "Thirteen doctors and nurses who treated anti-government protesters during demonstrations in Bahr... read more

Is this the sanest man running for president?

Gary Johnson, Republican Presidential Candidate: Politics: GQ... read more

Brzezinski opens up

veteranstoday/2011/09/19/brzezinski-opens-up-the-last-american-cowboy/ "He goes two steps furthe... read more

Rick Perry's Gardasil problem

... his former chief of staff was a lobbyist for Merck and ... his chief of staff's mother-in-law ... was the state director of an advocacy group bankrolled by ... read more

Super committee members super corrupt

rawstory/rs/2011/08/18/wall-street-firms-donated-11-2-million-to-me... read more

Great anti-Obama, anti-stupidity article

Why borrow when you can print your own money?

Why is the US Government borrowing money at interest from a private bank (the Fed) when Article 1, Section 8 of the US Constitution allows the US Government to create its own money, interest-free?... read more

My brother's math website

My brother Steve's math website is Conquest Math, in case you or anyone you know has kids interested in math games. Here's what people are saying about it: &qu... read more

Welfare for the rich

dailybail/home/matt-taibbi-the-real-housewives-of-wall-street-how-morgan-st.html... read more

Mayors of America unite

Technology which could save the world

via Technology which could save the world "... read more

Life behind bars for Bernanke

James Grant: Life Behind Bars For Bernanke — Home — The Daily Bail."Ben S. Bernanke doesn't know how l... read more

Ellsberg: all the crimes Nixon committed against me are now legal

Ellsberg: All the crimes Nixon committed against me are now legal"Pentagon Papers l... read more

Leaderless resistance

via Leaderless Resistance — Nationalist Coalition Blog. "... there will, no doubt, be mentally handicapped people out there who, while standing at a podium with an American flag draped in the background, an... read more

Mitt Romney and 'Citizens United'

Savor the irony that the same legislators who demand photo I.D.s from private citizens are giving corporations a free pass to conceal their own identities, and contributions to political campaigns. via ... read more

Top 10 corrupt politicians of 2010

via Top 10 Corrupt Politicians of 2010 | Economy Watch. "Judicial Watch released its 2010 list o... read more

Nancy Pelosi posts questionable chart on debt

"Debt vs. debt as a percentage of GDP: Some economists will tell you that it's not the size of the debt per se, but rather the size of the debt relative to the nation's gross domestic product. This helps m... read more

Battling the corporate elite

... one major role of the US government in the corporatocracy is to serve as a scapegoat to deflect rebellion against the corporate elite. via ... read more

Florida cuts unemployment benefits to pay for corporate tax cut

Solar power without solar cells

Cool! via Solar power without solar cells: A hidden magnetic effect of light could make it possible. "You c... read more

Corporatist America

via Chris Hedges: Corporatist America "A battle over the budget is closing our schools, our libraries, firing our t... read more

This can be our moment

"... we need to go on offense and make Wall Street pay for the trillions it stole from us." via This... read more

So that's what they mean by the "war on poverty"

The skeleton closet

US foreclosures in new legal trouble

Senate bill 5... first they came for the trade unionists

Our only political party has two right wings

dailybail/home/gore-vidal-our-only-political-party-has-two-right-wings-one.html"Our only pol... read more

U.S. officials pushed products deemed uNSAfe by China

U.S. officials pushed products deemed unsafe by China"When it comes to protecting consumers,... read more

What a liberal media might look like

Homeland Security claims the right to take your valuables

Gov. kills immigration laws in name of economic growth

Taxpayers finance Pelosi's lavish Hawaiian farewell

Decision to seize control of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

New house watchdog lets Obama slide on "criminal event"

via judicialwatch/blog/2011/01/new-house-watchdog-lets-obama-slide-on-%e2%80%9ccriminal-e... read more

Committee will not punish Sen Dodd for corrupt real estate deal

from Senate Ethics Committee Will Not Punish Se... read more

Feds blow off recovering $643 mil in fraudulent payments

via judicialwatch/blog/2011/01/feds-blow-off-recovering-643-mil-in-fraudulent-payments/ ... read more

TSA persecutes critics, ignores security threats

via judicialwatch/blog/2010/12/tsa-persecutes-critics-ignores-security-threats/ "While the ... read more

TSA misses guns, bombs in tests

TSA misses luggage that explodes after flight

Quantitative easing explained

GOP taps 'Prince of Pork' to lead spending committee

A sordid, unethical tale

City creates alternate banking system for illegal aliens

Computer stuff

Well, I've spent the better part of this long weekend trying to get not just a server setup, but a server with VMware setup. VMware is very cool virtualization software that's all the rage in the corporate world where... read more

Something to ponder

Railroad tracks The US standard railroad gauge (distance between the rails) is 4 feet, 8.5 inches. That's an exceedingly odd number. Why was that gauge used? Because that's the way they built them in England, and Engl... read more

Plleeaassee reeaadd! it was on goodmorning America

It's a very old hoax. Anything with a headline like that and mentioning Microsoft, AOL and Good Morning America in the same email almost HAS to be a hoax these days, and this one is. On Mon, Nov 15, 2010 at 8:05 PM, wrote:This ... read more

Stronger magnifying glass needed

Previous argument/post, continued: FIRST POINT OF VIEW: Yes, it's an excellent justification for not paying attention to what is going on in politics right now.I think W. proved very nicely that they are NOT all alike, and no... read more

Third world America, here we come?

ONE POINT OF VIEW: Thanks to the Tea Party, and to all of you who voted to "throw the bums out".We have far worse bums now. nytimes... read more

Dinkum

(DING-kuhm) Dinkum, also dinky-di, fair dinkum, adjective True; honest; genuine. Etymology Probably derived, like many other Australian words, from English dialect. The counties of Lincolnshire and Derbyshire... read more

Is this not treason?

By his own admission, Cantor appears to be a traitorous dumb ass: crooksandliars/susie-madrak/his-own-standard-did-eri... read more

Parsimonious

(par-si-MO-nee-uhs) adjective: Excessively sparing or frugal. Etymology From Middle English parcimony, from Latin parsimonia, from parcere (to spare). First recorded use: 1598. Usage... read more

We are ruled by huge corporate monopolies

from Chris Hedges on TruthDig: We are ruled by huge corporate monopolies that replicate th... read more

In new Orleans debate, sen. vitter admits to serious sins

via thehill/blogs/ballot-box/senate-races/126193-sen-vitter-admits-t... read more

Political compass test

Election guide for election haters

Possibly useful site

For those old gadgets you'd just as soon get rid of: gazelle My old Dell laptop is apparently worth $3... read more

Free education

Courtesy of The Khan Academy: khanacademy NOT free, but still related, online courses at udemy ... read more

Never re-elect anyone

Fresh start! Reboot! Recycle! Whatever you want to call it. Sure, the 5% who are good will have to find a real job for 2-6 years, but they can run again next time. It'll keep them from screwing up the economy because they kn... read more

Blue dog Democrats

The nickname is an insult to dogs.Vote out anyone of these people who voted for doctors while at the same time voting against the unemployed. ... read more

Online graphics editing sites

These could be handy: citrify/ pixorial/ ... read more

Vote out anyone who supports these bogus wars

These aren't wars for "freedom." They're wars for resources, drugs and profit. It's war for the sake of war. I feel sorry for the troops, who are just political and corporate pawns.... read more

Lesson for today

There is an old hotel/pub in Marble Arch, London which used to have gallows adjacent. Prisoners were taken to the gallows (after a fair trial, of course) to be hung. The horse-drawn dray carting the prisoner was accompanied by an arme... read more

Rep alan grayson introduces the war is making you poor act

Rep Alan Grayson Introduces the War Is Making You Poor Act May 21, 2010 - Uploaded by Alan Grayson Grayson v. Broun on the Constitution ... Watch the Speech the Republicans Don't Want You to See ... read more

McCain's anti-supplement bill

McCain, Washington's funniest sociopath, is going after supplements, trying to make it so you can't buy them without a prescription. He pretends to be a patriot but he's promoting the agenda of big pharma, who have already succeeded i... read more

Obama's sell out

A Bill Moyers show from a few months ago, but still worth watching. pbs/moyers/journal/12182009/watch.html... read more

Identity theft protection

Attorney's Advice - No Charge Read this and make a copy for your files in case you need to refer to it someday. Maybe we should all take some of his advice! A corporate attorney sent the following out to the employees in... read more

Stupid online chat with Sprint support

12:32:39 PM : Bill: Initial Question/Comment: Your online form won't let me change my contact info. It keeps saying "Oops, something's broken" or whatever, never telling me what I've done wrong. I ... read more

How to anonymize your browsing

To anonymize your browsing, use one of these "anonymizer" sites and/or programs:Sites Anonymouse ... read more

E-waste computers, TV's, other electronics collection

There will be an E-Waste (computers, TV's, other electronics) collection held Saturday May 8 at the Walmart Supercenter located on Nolensville Pike a quarter mile south of Old ... read more

New cell phone

Sprint called the other day and offered me a free new phone. The woman, sounding like she was from Indonesia or something, went on and on and on for twenty minutes. Luckily, the call... read more

Technology

Technology-related articles on this site Wolfram Alpha research tool ... read more

New mp3 player for my car

I am now the proud owner of this very cool device, here.Thanks to Heather and Brady for the suggestion!... read more

San Francisco in 1906

Things were a lot more freely-moving back then. And the kids seemed to be having fun. Reminds me of Russian traffic today, only they have slightly newer forms of transportation now. :) via ... read more

New poll

Are you upgrading to Windows 7? Take the poll, between the Admin section and the 1-800-Flowers ad. On the subject of Windows, here's a comparison I wrote up on my other website: ... read more

Website visibility tool

Thanks to GoDaddy phone support, I discover... read more

CAT5 RJ-45 Cable Pin-Outs

Kaspersky Free Virus Scan

Downforeveryoneorjustme?

Duplex printing

Mailbox over the limit

Loud "BEEP" sound

Show Desktop icon missing

Transferring iTunes to new computer

Data recovery

Can't paste anything into Outlook

Set email to forward to someone else

Can't see Sent Items in Outlook

Your old electronics might not be worthless after all

Wireless not working

Access your Zune directly

Items for Sale

Fixing profile problems in Outlook 2003

Special characters in Word Perfect for DOS

AOL through Outlook using IMAP folders

Go Green & Save the Environment with 4 All Memory

Ten More Ways to Detect Computer Malware

Screensavers

How to make Outlook 2003 open to your calendar by default

Adding Safe Mode to your boot menu

File sharing between XP Home and XP Pro

Saving Word documents

ComputerHelp store

"Environmentally-responsible" ink

New German laptop

Cool feature just discovered on Google Translate

Good Search

Install multiple apps at once without toolbars or clicking Next

Removing Windows Desktop Search

External hard drive gone bad

Don't visit these sites (unprotected, anyway)

Pre-paid smartphones

Used computer parts

CDs/DVDs not what they're cracked up to be

Hack attack?

Converting IP v4 to IP v6

Gmail's unsubscribe feature

Software updater

Video download sites

Your outgoing mail server

A new search engine

Watching the watchers

Ransomware

Open dialog default sort order

Missed appointment

Man loses $20 million after taking laptop for repair | ITworld

Fix for "ytimg" browser hang

Human resource management software

Simply upper-casing your password can frustrate a hacker's attempts

Hackers leak 6.5 mln LinkedIn passwords

Yes, that PC cleanup app you saw on TV at 3am is a waste

Subscription confirmation

How to restore contacts in Windows Live Mail

How to convert an MP3 to a ringtone

Now that I have finally joined the 21st century and gotten a Blackberry (free through Radio Shack and Sprint), I'll probably start posting tips like the following: ... read more

Save yourself a lot of trouble

If you get a pop up on your computer saying, "You're infected!  Download Antivirus 2010 [or something similar] to fix it!", DOn't DO IT!  It's a trick.  As soon as you click on it, you're infected.  ... read more

Online backup

Free remote control software

Google: Fake antivirus makes up 15 percent of all malware

Hard Drive Manufacturers Slash Warranty Periods

Research

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Science

All science-related posts Unscientific "cosmogony": Gravity, quantum physics... read more

Politics

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Various News Sources

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Award-winning English prose

Every year, English teachers from across the USA can submit their collections of actual analogies and metaphors found in high school essays. These excerpts are published each year to the amusement of teachers across the country. Her... read more

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