Monthly Archives: November 2012

November 30, 2012 at 01:28PM

Are you a moral relativist?

November 30, 2012 at 12:13PM

Remember: it’s not your debt. It’s THEIR debt.

November 29, 2012 at 02:15PM

Alert headline… UN Votes in Favor of Palestinian Statehood.
Cease fire ends in 3… 2… 1…

November 29, 2012 at 08:22AM

Think Different.

November 18, 2012 at 04:36PM

IOW: The greatest experiment with limited government in history has failed. #a

GOP Study Committee Director Disowns Brief Attacking Current IP Law – Slashdot

Refusing to get it right, even when they do.
http://politics.slashdot.org/story/12/11/18/0612236/gop-study-committee-director-disowns-brief-attacking-current-ip-law
Link excerpt:
cervesaebraciator writes “Saturday an article was featured on Slashdot which expressed some hope, if just a fool’s hope, that a recent Republican Study Committee Brief could be a sign of broader national discussion about the value of current copyright law. When one sees such progress, credit is dese…

President Obama Unilaterally Gives Cybersecurity Powers to the Military – Hit & Run : Reason.com

“The Imperial Senate will no longer be of any concern to us. I have just received word that the Emperor has dissolved the Council permanently. The last remnants of the Old Republic have been swept away.” -Grand Moff Biden
http://reason.com/blog/2012/11/15/president-obama-unilaterally-gives-cyber
Link excerpt:
Yesterday, the Washington Post reported that the president signed a hush-hush directive granting the military additional power to respond to cyberattacks.

Obama administration must account to Congress for targeted assassinations

Will anyone be left in Congress to call out these egregious crimes in 2013?
http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2012/nov/16/obama-administration-account-congress-targeted-assassinations
Link excerpt:
Dennis Kucinich: The White House will not even release the legal advice about its drone kill policy. The American people needs full oversight

‘All I Wanted Was A Snickers Bar’: Last Words Of Man Beaten To Death By Cop

But if we have no government who will protect us from the police? Oh wait… #a
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/mobileweb/2012/11/16/otto-zehm-beating-death-karl-thompson-mental-disabilities_n_2143920.html
Link excerpt:
SPOKANE, Wash. — A police officer was sentenced Thursday to more than four years in prison for using excessive force against a mentally disabled janitor who died after being erroneously suspected of stealing money from an ATM. Officer Karl F. Thompson Jr., 65, was sentenced by U.S. District Court J…

Intended and Unintended Consequences: The ‘Darden Approach’ to Obamacare

If you ever thought the “owners” or “rich” were going to be penalized under Obama, you weren’t paying attention.
http://www.beatingbuffett.com/?p=4342
Link excerpt:
One of the few bright spots for job creation over the preceding year or two was the hospitality segment. This includes restaurants, hotels, bars etc. Most of the work comes with low base pay. Tip income makes up a majority of the employees’ total compensation.