Trade-offs apply to our economic lives, as well as our political lives. That means getting more of one thing requires giving up something else. Let’s look at some examples.
An anarchist is anyone who believes in less government than you do. Robert LeFevre
After listening yesterday along with my Martian guests to about an hour and a half of Obama flame throwing, name calling and finger pointing concerning the government shutdown, the upcoming debt ceiling debate and theoretical default on government bo
Ireland’s voters had a chance on Friday to accomplish what some American voters, with their government partly shut down, can only dream of: abolishing one house of the nation’s legislature. And the Irish were expected to vote to do so.
Here's Who Is Behind Those Creepy Billboards That Say 'Your Data Should Belong To The NSA'
It’s clear to everyone by now that the government of the largest country in the world is careening towards default in just over 200 hours.
“We’ve become a country of fear, guns and control,” said Vaillancourt, who grew up in Lawrence. “It was like they brought out the armed forces. Nobody was saying, ‘we’re sorry,’ it was all like — ” as she clenched her fist and banged it against her f
Today and every day, there is news that amazes me. It doesn’t amaze me compared with what I expect of today’s crazy America or of the American Empire. It amazes me compared with what I used to expect some years back, when America
All of this whining and crying about a "government shutdown" is a total joke.
Expert says that egos of Thatcher and Blair were reflected in their self-obsessed language
I am one who firmly believes that the difference between a genius and a totally crazed nutjob can sometimes be difficult to determine.
This movie is important to understanding where our politics and religion come from.
BBC Newsnight exclusive interview with journalist Glenn Greenwald on Edward Snowden, the PRISM revelations and mass surveillance.
Feds Spare No Expense to Close Popular Tourist Sites Determined to put a real “sting” into the shutdown of the federal government in the absence of Congressional passage of a continuing resolution, the federal government incurred the added expense
A federal court should not permit five leading Internet companies to reveal how often they are ordered to turn over information about their customers in national security investigations, the government argued in papers released Wednesday.
Dan’s distributors refused to display his new creation. He eventually learned that the NSA was intimidating them. And the thugs at Homeland Stasi-sorry, Security had been filing cease-and-desist orders against Dan’s mockery of their sorry butts since
Today NEW- Jesse Ventura - talks about the government shutdown - CNN (1.Oct.2013) HD Piers Morgan
The Market Ticker founder has released a statement that he is shutting down active market reports and updates at The Market Ticker, as he no longer wishes to actively fund the abuses of our fascist government and banking sector, and says in two words
For all the drama surrounding today's political drama...
These people are so pathetic.
Adam Kokesh UPDATE, from his GF Carey Wedler: $50,000 Theft, Gropey Female Guards, Present Condition, Future Plans
Sen. Rand Paul Appears on CNN's New Day with Kate Bouldan discussing Government Shut Down - 10/1/13
Karma is coming for the elite in a big way. As the Powers That Be head toward a devastating defeat in their war plans for Syria, signs are emerging that their rule over humanity is rapidly diminishing.
Whistleblowing just became a lot more lucrative.
Bloomberg’s Alex Morales sums up one of the major takeaways of the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report:
One of the primary reasons why the U.S. does not sign onto global treaties limiting so-called greenhouse gas emissions is because some of the world's biggest polluters won't sign on or, worse, will sign on and cheat, leaving American industry and bus
The government is threatening a shutdown. The first of it's kind since the presidency of Clinton will present some challenges, but for the most part, your life will be unaffected. Most of the criminally insane things this government has been permi
It seems the feds decided to simply skip over such a quaint notion and deploy them without telling anyone. Back in December of last year, I highlighted a press release from the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) about current drone flights in the U
Dems Assail GOP Opposition In an interview with CNN, Senior White House Adviser Dan Pfeiffer asserted that House Republicans are “worse than suicide bombers. The damage done by a suicide bomber is normally confined to a few dozen. Even in the case
WHOA! Gov Targets Private Bank Accounts: Seizes Funds Of Innocent Americans Without Charge or Trial