May
31

Not to mention that it is only a matter of time until someone figures out how to…

Not to mention that it is only a matter of time until someone figures out how to hack the controls, hack the firmware or bring them down with really simple and inexpensive EMP devices. $200 worth of RC airplane and a $100 device for a $160,000 drone? How many encounters like that can the government… Continue reading »

May
31

Thanks +Thomas Jones 

Thanks +Thomas Jones  Reshared post from +Kinsey Moberg The Ugly Truth About English 😉 Google+: Reshared 4 times Google+: View post on Google+

May
31

Funny you never see her demanding that we trace the source of weapons going to the…

Funny you never see her demanding that we trace the source of weapons going to the foreign terrorist insurgents that are butchering babies in the back alleys of Syrian cities. Embedded Link U.S.-Russia dispute over Syria grows louder BEIRUT — The war of words between the United States and Russia over Syria escalated Thursday as… Continue reading »

May
31

How many people support having psychopaths in positions of power?

How many people support taking countermeasures to keep people with a genetic biological deficiency from pursuing positions of power over other people? Think of airline pilots, color blindness and epilepsy before you answer. Perhaps it's true, "where there's a will, there's a way". Technology offers us the way–the key to identifying the human brain's physical… Continue reading »

May
31

Got a porch or a balcony that gets a little sun?

Got a porch or a balcony that gets a little sun? Embedded Link One Minute Tip: How to Grow Your Tomatoes Into Trees Apartment Therapy Videos Ever wondered how to get your tomatoes to grow into trees? Ben Gould brings us our second One MInute Tip, this time in the garden! Google+: View post on… Continue reading »

May
31

It is hard to find a better example of a complicit media

They get ridiculed every year for not taking an interest. When pressed they insist it is because people aren't interested. At least they can't pull that "conspiracy theory" crap that they got away with for 40 years. It makes you wonder if the independent media is getting better or if they are so close to their end… Continue reading »

May
31

Does it meet the test?

This is a very good example of shortsightedness, but we do not care much for our effects on the real world. All we care about is whether it meets the test. We don't care how many tons of topsoil hit the Gulf of Mexico every year or how big the dead zone gets. We already… Continue reading »

May
31

Is the UN good this week? Or bad?

I get so confused. Leading emerging economies supported by other United Nations members initiated the discussion around handing over internet regulation to a UN agency. At present it is controlled by private shareholders. Embedded Link Russia calls for internet revolution — RT Russia backed by China and India is pushing through a takeover of the… Continue reading »

May
31

A three day strike, an earthquake, civil unrest, pipeline ruptures, chemical spi…

A three day strike, an earthquake, civil unrest, pipeline ruptures, chemical spills. The list is long and the supply chain has been JIT'd to the nines. What is in your pantry? Enough to qualify you as a terrorist? Reshared post from +Victor Vahe Kevorkian Google+: View post on Google+

May
31

Never let the facts get in the way of a good ideology.

Never let the facts get in the way of a good ideology. Reshared post from +Ben C. O. Grimm SHOCKING! Planned Parenthood Patients Receive Fewer Abortions Than General Public [Addicting Info] A few days ago, we published this article about a claim that Planned Parenthood performs an abortion every 96 seconds. We alleged that the… Continue reading »

May
31

"I'm interested in the fact that the less secure a man is, the more likely…

Reshared post from +Will Damron "I'm interested in the fact that the less secure a man is, the more likely he is to have extreme prejudice." ~Clint Eastwood Google+: View post on Google+

May
31

The more we learn, the more we know how little we know

Scientists don’t expect an M-class flare to create a GLE. Embedded Link Solar Flare Creates Puzzling Particle Pulse on Earth An unexpected pulse of high-energy particles surprised scientists after moderate solar flare. Google+: Reshared 1 times Google+: View post on Google+

May
31

Bigger, faster, better, cheaper

I can here the big boys quaking in their boots already. I want to see home IC printing. Soon. Embedded Link 3D Printing + The Internet = Awesome: A Chat With Shapeways I've watched Shapeways grow like crazy over the past few years. The company is a community-based designer and artist marketplace that allows users… Continue reading »

May
31

Ideologues hate facts

This is one of those facts. In 40 years of unparalleled wealth and income creation, the U.S. minimum wage has declined by roughly a third in real terms. "Official" measures of inflation have been gamed and massaged for decades to artificially lower the rate, for a variety of reasons: to mask the destructiveness to purchasing… Continue reading »

May
31

This is what collapse looks like.

This is what collapse looks like. Embedded Link Decay in Detroit: Feral House Photos by James Griffioen | WebUrbanist Photographer James Griffioen captures Detroit's 'Feral Houses', abandoned homes that are overtaken by trees and ivy, enhancing their sense of decay. Google+: View post on Google+

May
31

Here is a link to the actual report

Canada comes in at 13.3%. It appears that the humanity of the citizenry of a country can be measured by how they choose to treat this number. Our federal government has promised to make it closer to the US number and with their recent majority are well on their way there. I can hardly wait… Continue reading »

May
31

via +John Poteet

via +John Poteet This looks like fun but I think I would want more of a saddle arrangement instead of a chair. I wonder how it would do on bumpy roads? Reshared post from +Limor Fried DIY hovercraft http://www.wired.com/geekdad/2012/05/ff_hovercraft/ Embedded Link Adam Savage: Build a Hovercraft With Your Kids | GeekDad | Wired.com When Jamie… Continue reading »

May
31

Politicians have a need to be seen to appear to be doing something

"There they go again," Stefan Friedman, a spokesman for the New York City Beverage Association, said in a statement. "The New York City Health Department's unhealthy obsession with attacking soft drinks is again pushing them over the top. The city is not going to address the obesity issue by attacking soda because soda is not… Continue reading »

May
31

Practice good parenting

Then disconnect the television and restrict Internet access. Why is this so difficult for people to understand? Embedded Link Having the sex talk: Is your tween too sexy too soon? – CNN.com Experts tell you how to counteract the sexual messages that surround our kids, and help them stay young a little longer. Google+: View… Continue reading »

May
31

Pastor Calls For Gays To Be Put To Death

I think it is time that these guys started paying taxes like every other organization in the country. Embedded Link CNN video on Facebook – CNN.com Video CNN video on Facebook – CNN.com Video Google+: View post on Google+

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