Month: September 2012

Prominent National Institute Of Health Researcher Murdered Near His Baltimore Home

(WJZ)  The brutal murder of a prominent researcher at the National Institutes of Health stunned his Northeast Baltimore community. Police are searching for his killer. Mike Hellgren spoke to his loved ones and has new information on this developing investigation. Loved ones remember Dr. Peter Marvit for the rich life he lived and are struggling to

UN Passes Small Arms Treaty As Media Sleeps

(Tim Brown)  Concluding its two-week session today, the second United Nations conference to review the 2001 Programme of Action on trafficking in small arms and light weapons adopted a consensus outcome document that highlighted the international community’s renewed commitment to preventing, combating and eradicating the illicit trade. The document’s adoption represented a major achievement for

Reactor Shutdown At Three Mile Island

(CNN)  The Three Mile Island nuclear power plant shut down unexpectedly Thursday when a reactor coolant pump failed, federal regulators said. “This appears to be a fairly straightforward shutdown,” said Neil Sheehan, a spokesman for the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. “Every indication we’re getting is the reactor safety systems are performing the way they are designed.”

John McCain Slams New Campaign Finance Ruling

(Rebecca Wright)  GOP Senator John McCain recently told NBC’s “Meet the Press” that the 2010 Supreme Court ruling allowing unlimited political donations from special interest groups opens the door for corruption. The controversial Citizens United decision now means the forthcoming presidential campaign will be awash with money from big corporations and special interest groups.  In

Science To Rule Out God In Near Future

( Natalie Wolchover)  Over the past few centuries, science can be said to have gradually chipped away at the traditional grounds for believing in God. Much of what once seemed mysterious — the existence of humanity, the life-bearing perfection of Earth, the workings of the universe — can now be explained by biology, astronomy, physics and

United Nations:”Free Speech Has Limits”

(Stewart Stogel)  United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon told reporters in New York today that “free speech” has limits, especially when religious beliefs are involved. “All of this freedom of expression should not be abused by individuals. … Some people abuse this freedom. This effort to provoke, to humiliate others by using (religious) beliefs cannot be

Big Sis: Obama Ready To Sign Surveillance Grid Executive Order

(Kurt Nimmo)  Homeland Security boss Janet Napolitano told a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing on Wednesday that a blatantly unconstitutional Obama administrationexecutive order is “still being drafted in the inter-agency process” and “is close to completion depending on a few issues that need to be resolved at the highest levels.” The latest Obama EO –

US Prepares For Riots, Buys 1.2 Billion Bullets

(Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu)  U.S. Homeland Security is preparing for an all-out “American Spring” rebellion and has bought 1.2 billion bullets for counterterrorist snipers. An additional 200 million bullets are to be purchased, according writer and author Paul Joseph Watson. The new purchase is for .223 rifle ammunition, plus another 176,000 rounds of .308 caliber 168 grain hollow point

Kucinich Calls Out Monsanto: Americans Demand GMO Labeling

(You Tube)  “In 1992 the Food and Drug Administration decided that genetically modified organisms (GMOs) are the functional equivalent of conventional foods. They arrived at this decision without testing GMOs for allergenicity, toxicity, anti-biotic resistance and functional characteristics. As a result hundreds of millions of acres of GMO crops were planted in America without the

War Imminent,Food For Guns Program Next Says Informant

(Beacon)  War drums beat in the Middle East and, now, the drums suddenly beat strongly between two Asian mights.  That, on top of a global financial system on the brink of entering the slide to hyperinflation has many thoughtful analysts suggesting that the so-called ‘Illuminati’ are perpetrating the blatant insults and non-stop diplomatic faux pas

Leaked Law Enforcement Manual Lists Political Bumper Stickers As Links Too Terrorist Activity

(Paul Joseph Watson)  A leaked training manual used in the State and Local Anti-Terrorism Training (SLATT) program for law enforcement and funded by the Department of Justice lists political bumper stickers expressing opposition to the United Nations and support for the bill of rights as indications of terrorist activity. The presentation documents, leaked to the Public

Obama & The NDAA: Through The Looking Glass

  (NIN)  Actions speak louder than words, or in this case, a signing statement.  Actions are also a good indicator of intent. Despite all of the assurances from Barack Hussein Obama that he would not implement the provision of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) pertaining to the indefinite detention of U.S. citizens, he is

4 Signs That Israel’s Showdown With Iran Is Almost Here

(Yahoo)  Israel warns that the clock is ticking, and that Iran is dangerously close to acquiring nuclear weapons. Is a long-feared military clash looking more and more likely? Over the last several days, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has loudly and repeatedly urged that President Obama draw a “red line” that Iran’s nuclear program can’t cross, warning that without such a line, the Islamic Republic

The 25 Most Obnoxious Quotes From Barack Obama

(John Hawkins)  25) “No, no. I have been practicing…I bowled a 129. It’s like — it was like Special Olympics, or something.” — Barack Obama   24) “I have become a symbol of the possibility of America returning to our best traditions.” — Barack Obama   23) “I do think at a certain point you’ve made enough

Report: 9/10 Dirtiest Cities Ran By Democrats

(Free Beacon)   Democratic politicians might be accused occasionally of running dirty campaigns, but it turns out they (and independent Michael Bloomberg) in fact run nine of the 10 dirtiest cities in America. Travel and Leisure ranked the cities. 1. New York City, Mayor Michael Bloomberg Bloomberg / AP The Big Apple might throw you in jail for up

China Preparing For War With Japan

(Bill Gertz)  China’s most powerful military leader, in an unusual public statement, last week ordered military forces to prepare for combat, as Chinese warships deployed to waters near disputed islands and anti-Japan protests throughout the country turned violent. Protests against the Japanese government’s purchase of three privately held islands in the Senkakus chain led to

Feds Training For A Zombie Apocalypse

(Andy Campbell )  The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is ready for a zombie apocalypse. Gun owners got prepared for a zombie apocalypse. Now, the military and law enforcement are getting ready. And next month, they’ll begin training. Security firm HALO Corp. announced yesterday that about 1,000 military personnel, police officials, medical experts and federal workers will learn the


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Greyerz: Silver To Surge 433%

(HTB)  Today Egon von Greyerz told King World News that silver is going to surge a remarkable 433% from current levels.  Greyerz, who is founder and managing partner at Matterhorn Asset Management out of Switzerland, also said the move in silver could take place, “… in the next twelve months.” Here is what Greyerz had to

2012 Map Of Muslim Violence

(NIN)  Incidents of Muslim violence have been taking place all across Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Southeast Asia. Muslim rioters ripped the U.S. flag from the embassy in Tunisia, replacing it with the flag of al Qaeda. Why is this taking place? Perhaps this ten-minute video will provide some insight: click HERE for video (opens in

Smirnoff Vodka Promotes RFID Parties In Nightclubs

(Claire Swedberg )  Diageo‘s Smirnoff division has been promoting its vodka products at a series of parties and events that enable guests to share their activities with friends on Facebook, using anRFID-enabled token. The solution has been utilized at a variety of nightclubs during the past year, as part of the company’s Smirnoff Nightlife Exchange Project and Battle

The Emerging World of Human Cyborgs

(Bill Weir)  There is a growing subculture of do-it-yourself cyborgs who want to push the limits of human potential by implanting technology into their bodies, expanding their senses and ability to interact with the world. While writing an article on a group of biohackers in Pittsburgh, writer Ben Popper from the technology website became

Mark Dice Attacks Alex Jones Over “Misunderstanding”

(Thomas Dishaw) I hate reporting gossip but I couldn’t resist this one. Today Mark Dice publicly attacks Alex Jones on Facebook over a “misunderstanding”. First off, let me say I was a fan of Mark Dice until I saw his Facebook feed today. The attacks on Alex Jones are surprising to say the least. With the geo-political spectrum spinning out of control

Military Clothing Supplier Lays Off 190 Employees Outsources To Federal Prison Industries

(Fox)  Two southeast companies that make U.S. military uniforms are shedding hundreds of jobs, as the government looks to federal inmates for the fatigues. American Power Source makes military clothing in Fayette, Ala., but its government contract expires in October. Federal Prison Industries – which also operates under the name UNICOR will snag the work,

5 Diseases On The Move In North America

( Katherine Butler)  When we consider the future effects of climate change in the United States, we sometimes think super-hurricanes, intense wildfires and a cinematic dystopia featuring robotic Haley Joel Osment racing around flooded Manhattan. However, we may want to put the scuba-lessons aside and consider a lesser-known threat from rising temperatures and erratic weather. Experts note that

China Forces Prisoners To Play Video Games,Earning Virtual Currency Payable To Government

(Cole Smith)  There are countries on this planet that continually set the bar for unfathomable conduct. We’re not talking about the action of an individual or isolated group, but either the government itself or the collective actions of the population. You can attribute these actions to tradition, superstition, and/or religious beliefs; or should I just

Apple To Disable IPhone Recording Near Government Buildings And Political Events

(J. D. Heyes)  You might think that the remote vehicle “start” capabilities offered through some car companies, like OnStar via General Motors, for example, is a “cool” thing to have. If so, realize this: A company that can remotely start your vehicle and unlock your door can also remotely shut you out of it or shut it

2.2 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Baltimore Area

(Terri Hogan)  The U.S. Geological Survey confirmed a 2.2-magnitude earthquake in eastern Frederick County early Saturday morning. The quake occurred just before 6 a.m., and was located 13 miles northeast of Frederick, near Linganore. Approximately 40 people reported to the “Did You Feel It” section on the USGS website, with the majority of the reports coming

25 Nations Move Warships Into Persian Gulf As Israel Moves Closer To War With Iran

(Ryan Jones)  Western powers and several of their Middle East allies have deployed an enormous naval fleet to the Persian Gulf just days after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu again suggested that his country may soon launch a preemptive strike against Iran’s nuclear facilities. The fleet includes ships from 25 nations, include three full US

Controversial Anti Organic Study Funded By Bill And Melinda Gates Foundation

(Noel Brinkerhoff)  Researchers at Stanford University recently claimed that organic foods are no safer or nutritious than conventional foods. Organic advocates were taken aback by the findings, and after doing a little digging, discovered why the experts might say such a thing. It turns out that Stanford’s Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, which supports the