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No wonder we get
Snatching Tiger Cubs and Cherished Delusions (March 2, 2011) by Charles Hugh Smith
"There is danger for him who taketh the tiger cub, and danger also for whoso snatches a delusion from one who trusted false promises."
My longtime friend and fellow iconoclast G.F.B. recent… Read full post »
Rapist Gets No Jail Time Because Victim Was So "Inviting"
Brooklyn ‘Rabbi’ Accused Of Molesting Girl Since She Was 12
Community Upset By Charges Against Nechemya Weberman
Iraqis Rebel Against George W. Bush’s Fake DemocracyDespite George W. Bush’s effort to bring Democracy to Iraq, Iraqi citizens this week are rebelling against the corruption in their own Government, and poverty. Iraq had a surplus of 52.1 billion through then end of 2009, but many Iraqi… Read full post »
Lawsuit: Fox News chairman Roger Ailes may have committed federal crime
Thursday, February 24th, 2011 -- 12:52 pm
The chairman of Fox News may have… Read full post »
america protects it's friends and enemies - thank you, uncle sam.
Palestinian house inside cage in Jewish settlement
By BEN HUBBARD, Associated Press – Wed Feb 23, 12:58 am ET
By Agence France Presse (AFP)
Thursday, February 17, 2011
OCCUPIED JERUSALEM: A video of the accomplishments of Israel’s recently retired military chief hints at Israel’s unacknowledged role in attacks on the Iranian and Syrian nuclear… Read full post »
but wait, there's subterfuge:
The Israeli-Palestinian conflict is one of the world’s major sources of instability. Ame… Read full post »
Jason left OS for greener pastures (probably due to the preponderance of wingnuts here, who likely would approve of the following)
The following is greatly excerpted. For more, please follow the link at the bottom.
"EXCLUSIVE: Controversial Drug Given to All Guantanamo Detai… Read full post »
Revealed: Assange ‘rape’ accuser linked to notorious CIA operativeBy David Edwards
Monday, December 6th, 2010 -- 3:43 pm
"One of the women that is accusing WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange of sex crimes appears to have worked with a group that has connections to the… Read full post »
Many here have put forth the canard that it's not obama's fault, but an uncooperative Congress.
They, actually, say that obama's intentions are/were noble, despite the fact that he failed to carry forth on nearly any of his campaign promises during the time when he had majorities in both… Read full post »
With more and more evidence mounting that it was, in fact, South Korea who fired first.
With more wikileaks releases showing the numerous ways america forces its will on others, and blatantly lies about all manner of things, people blithely debate more war.
A broken, divided, country, w… Read full post »
It took nearly forty years before the truth of the Bay of Tonkin incident was revealed.
As Einstein said, insanity is repeating the same actions and expecting different results.
"Here at home, people are revolting. They’re revolting against out-of-control federal spending and debt/… Read full post »
Fox affiliates run infomercial in swing states suggesting Obama funded by Hamas, wants to ‘kill some crackers’
Infomercial also tries to tie Obama to 'kill some crackers' rhetoric
Numerous Fox affiliates and an ABC affiliate are broadcasting a vicious 25-minute infomercial that ac… Read full post »
WashPost: War with Iran would rescue economy
The results of Tuesday's elections are all but already decided. OSers fear the worst we have to look forward too is louder and more braying by the resident morons; gorgon, dickman, blackfoam, crazed czar, catnliar, poorsinner101 et. al. and more lies and distortions.
Surely, the lies and… Read full post »
Former israeli chief of staff infamously said:
“WHEN WE HAVE settled the land, all the Arabs will be able to do about it will be to scurry around like drugged cockroaches in a bottle.”—Rafael Eitan, April 14, 1983
“We declare openly that the Arabs have no right to settle… Read full post »
A short while back I got into a kerfuffle with a poster who wrote that despite our opposition to the war, we should support the troops (amidst a tsunami of supportive comments).
This military spouse was making the claim that the "new" american army was peopled by men and… Read full post »
"Pakistan’s remote tribal agencies of North and South Waziristan are in a state of virtual panic tonight as US drones continue to loom in the air and three attacks against separate towns across the region killed at least 28 people and wounded an unknown number of others.
The Daily Times/… Read full post »
"The Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, also Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT orNNPT) is a treaty to limit the spread (proliferation) of nuclear weapons. The treaty came into force on 5 March 1970, and currently there are 189 states p… Read full post »
" But, unlike most Americans I talked to that day, I was definitely not startled by the event. Though the largest act of terrorism ever, it was not unprecedented. I had been expecting blowback from U.S. foreign policy for over a decade. I was not unaware that, in matters of aggression, the… Read full post »