Citing the cyberattacks on Sony, President Obama is proposing the creation of a federal cyber attack center. http://personalliberty.com/sony-hack-spurs-creation-new-u-s-agency-fight-cyberthreats/
The idea is to model it after the National Counterterrorism Center.
From the article:
"We need to develop the same muscle memory in the government response…Continue
Those who count the vote decide nothing. Those who count the voters decide everything.
Attributed to Joseph Stalin
He's doing it agaaaiin!
It has been observed that it is more important to be able to count the votes than to win them; creative counting can overcome a sizable shortfall. That is why hold the position of Secretary of State in the individual states is so important; the Sec. controls the counting process. Elections have been…
[Here is a story that has rather flown under the radar; Thursday a St. Louis store owner chased an armed robber to a Walgreens the perp planned to rob and shot him.
According to Fox2 New:
"It began a little before 8 am at the Kaiser Grand Food Mart at 5008 South Grand. Police…Continue
In his last press conference of the year, Barack Obama http://www.nytimes.com/2014/12/20/world/fbi-accuses-north-korean-government-in-cyberattack-on-sony-pictures.html?_r=0 responded to questions[ about the Sony hack by (allegedly) North Korea.
Obama vowed to respond proportionally “in a place and time and manner that we…
By Timothy Birdnow
It has taken five days for authorities to get around to decontaminating the apartment of Liberian Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan.
Five days with a level four hot bioagent alive and well in a crowded apartment complex.
And when they finally got to it they hired a…Continue
A Ferguson police officer was shot in the arm Saturday night by two armed men when he tried to question their prowling at a closed recreation center.
]According to this story:
"St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar said at a media briefing early today that the officer approached…
The U.S. government has not just been equipping police with military weaponry; they've been supplying such weapons to colleges as well. According to The Chronicles of Higher Education:
"Should the campus police at the University of Central Florida ever need a modified grenade launcher, one sits waiting in the department’s armory. Retooled to fire tear-gas…
One of the things I find so offensive about this Michael Brown story is the rank hypocrisy among so many who are covering this. Take the two journalists who were arrested the other day; they were furious over <a href=http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/08/13/huffington-post-reporter-arrested-ferguson_n_5676829.htm>being arrested after the officer asked them to leave</a> the McDonalds they were camping out in repeatedly. Strange; Washington Post journalist…Continue
Does anybody remember the novel Bonfire of the Vanities? In that 1987 novel by Tom Wolfe a "master of the universe" junk bond trader accidentally gets off the highway in "the hood" and runs over a black thug (among some thugs trying to get him to stop his car so that he could be robbed). Civil Rights activists - eager for the publicity their "struggle for justice" would bring - jump on this case, and the media runs with it (claiming the kid was an honor student…
There is much discussion these days of why the Media and liberals in general are so anti-Israel. It should be obvious to any casual but attentive observer that the media has a bias in favor of the Muslims and in opposition to Israel. Stories about the Gaza war have headlines like "Israel Resumes Gaza Strikes After Cease-Fire Lull - ABC News" or "Israel Resumes Gaza Strikes After Cease-Fire Lull - ABC News" or BBC News - Gaza conflict: UN accuses Israel over Jabaliya…
Charles Krauthammer has a first-rate mind; of that there can be no dispute. But the good doctor has been around Washington too long and perhaps has lost that capacity for original thinking that marks truly great thinkers.
One example of this was his inability to grasp who Obama was until after the Immaculation; Dr. Krauthammer admits it was several weeks into the Obama Presidency before he realized Obama was really a socialist. This prompted gasps of shock…
It appears that Thad Cochran, geriatric GOP senator from Mississippi and the newly crowned king of unam from a whole heaping pile of e pluribus, may have cheated his way to the throne.
According to the Clarion…Continue