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Brits encouraged to turn in their bourgeois neighbors for having too much “bling”

By Tracy R Twyman

In the latest example of innovative policing in Britain, the Gloucestershire force is encouraging members of the public to report people wearing too much ‘bling’ during the recession.

They are also urging people to [report] anyone who drives flashy cars or buys expensive items without the apparent means to afford them during the credit crunch.

The campaign,… »

Fascist Apologist Says Tea Parties Are Unhealthy

By wermyapl

Axelrod suggests ‘Tea Party’ movement is ‘unhealthy’

WASHINGTON (CNN) – Senior White House adviser David Axelrod on Sunday suggested the “Tea Party” movement is an “unhealthy” reaction to the tough economic climate facing the country.

Axelrod was asked on CBS’s “Face the Nation” about the “spreading and very public disaffection” with the president’s fiscal policies seen at… »

Another Fascist That Doesn’t Get It

By wermyapl

Like the fascist CNN reporter, this congress woman doesn’t get it either:
Congresswoman Schakowsky: Tea parties ‘despicable’

Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.) blasted “tea party” protests yesterday, labeling the activities “despicable” and shameful.”

“The ‘tea parties’ being held today by groups of right-wing activists, and fueled by FOX News Channel, are an effort to mislead the public about the… »

More on the CNN Tea Party Incident

By wermyapl

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The Founding Bloggers kept their cameras rolling after CNN went off the… »

New Cybersecurity bill allows government to shut down, censor internet on whim

By Tracy R Twyman

According to EFF (Electronic Frontier Foundation), the Cybersecurity Act of 2009 currently being considered by Congress would give “the President unfettered authority to shut down Internet traffic in an emergency and disconnect critical infrastructure systems on national security grounds” and “give the Commerce Department absolute, non-emergency access to ‘all relevant data’ without any privacy safeguards… »

Bloomberg: Bailout Process a “scam”; destroying “democracy”; impending “Weimar Republic”

By Tracy R Twyman

Read the entire article, especially towards the end where they talk about how the Fed will have to start issuing it’s own securities so that they can buy out more of the American economy without having to ask for permission from Congress.

Some choice quotes:

“Here’s a sketch of how it works. Many financial institutions have… »

Big Government Hates Your Pets

By wermyapl

Could your pets be outlawed?

If you own a hamster, gerbil, lizard, ferrets, exotic fish, snakes, birds or most any pet other than a dog or cat, your rights as a pet owner could be seriously affected. On April 23, Congress’ National Resource Committee will hold a hearing on The Nonnative Wildlife Invasion Prevention Act, also… »

Heroin cheaper than six-pack of beer

By wermyapl

More proof prohibition has completely failed and has caused the exact opposite effect:
CNN Story

Law enforcement officials say a tiny, one-dose bag of heroin, costing $5-$10, is cheaper than highly controlled synthetic opiates like Oxycontin or Hydrocodone — and easily accessible to teenagers.

Looks like the legal method of obtaining opiates actuyally makes it harder to get… »

The Tyrannicam: Personal Handheld Anti-Tyranny Device

When tyranny strikes, be ready to record and expose it.

Political Pink Slip Postcards: Fire Your Representatives!