posted on Jun 22, 2015
In this episode of Next Level BS, we take a look at the latest “drought to end all droughts” in California. While many are quick to blame crops that require excessive irrigation, or environmental policies that divert billions of gallons of water because of a small fish, it’s not the whole story. There are dozens of rich communities, scattered throughout California, that consume more than four-times the water than the average US household outside of drought regions. One such community, with less than 20,000 people,...
posted on Jun 28, 2015
Breaking Political News
" In an effort to resolve the issue in advance of a potential future in which same-sex marriages may be declared legal once again, Senate Bill 377 would remove the requirement that couples obtain a license from a probate judge and replace it instead with a contract process requiring only a signature by a notary public, clergy member, or attorney. The bill would only allow two adult parties to join in marriage and would prohibit currently-married people from marrying a second time. " That ladies and gentleman is how you handle the issue......... You dont FORCE...

posted on Jun 28, 2015
Breaking Alternative News
"A survivor of the massacre in Tunisia has revealed local hotel staff members formed a human shield on the beach in a heroic bid to protect tourists from the rampaging gunman. John Yeoman, 46, said Muslim...
posted on Jun 27, 2015
Ancient & Lost Civilizations
In 1851, when Scotsman Sir David Brewster invented a photographic device called the Lenticular Stereoscope, the way people saw the world changed forever. After presenting it to Queen Victoria at the Great Exhibition in London, Victorians went crazy for the new machine. Photographers were sent far and wide to...
posted on Jun 26, 2015
Board Information
In this all-new Off the Grid, I discuss how corporations are profiting off water while droughts have our water prices soaring. In places with high poverty rates like Detroit, water has already been shut off to thousands of residents who couldn’t afford to pay for what should be a basic human right. [OTG]0_yt1ut2ojru8[/OTG]...
posted on Jun 28, 2015
2016 US Elections
So happy Trump is in the running, for entertainment sake of course. Looks like Piñatas of the Donald have been showing up in Mexico after the inflammatory remarks about Mexican People. I want one!
posted on Jun 27, 2015
Breaking Political News
"Churches could lose their tax-exempt status with the IRS if they refuse to recognize the Supreme Court’s ruling Friday legalizing gay marriage in all 50 states, Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts warned in his dissenting opinion. He...
posted on Jun 28, 2015
Breaking Alternative News
" Colored powder caught fire in a park in Taiwan's New Taipei city on Saturday, injuring at least 500 among thousands of young people at a themed party. Burn victims lay on inflatable pool rings at the Formosa Fun Coast recreational park as they waited...
posted on Jun 28, 2015
General Conspiracies
June 30th and July 1st, 2015 This is pretty exciting, although they are not actually close, of course, from our perspective they will be a third of a degree apart... "After an absence of roughly 2000 years the Star of...
posted on Jun 26, 2015
ATS Skunk Works
It's more than a little disrespectful that the good doctor was not referred to by his title, and that was just the first red flag to go up in my head. The second is the "controversial" label; it would be...
posted on Jun 26, 2015
US Political Madness
http://www.mediaite.com/tv/memphis-mayor-wants-to-literally-dig-up-confederate The "Kill the Confederacy 150 years after it died" movement may yet claim another victim; Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest. At first glance it seems like a no-brainer I mean the...
posted on Jun 26, 2015
Breaking Political News
It's official !!! The Supreme Court says same sex marriage is protected by the 14th Amendment. State bans are now illegal. The decision was just handed down. " WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court has declared that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United...
posted on Jun 27, 2015
Political Ideology
So why isn't Australia a independent republic yet? Even back in 1999 (I was still 2 years to young to vote at the time) we had a referendum on whether Australia should be a republic and we voted 'no'. Even though the Queen of England clearly stated that it was time us Aussies stand on our own two feet. The advocates who were against a republic...
posted on Jun 25, 2015
Political Issues
As an introduction to why I am making this thread, it has to revolve around the idea to ban the Confederate Flag, Civil War History, Southern Heritage, etc. I think the idea is absurd and actually had to debate my aunt (delusional since her son killed himself 3 years ago) over Father's Day weekend about why...
posted on Jun 27, 2015
Science & Technology
This week, Google released a research paper chronicling one of its latest forays into artificial intelligence. Researchers at the company programmed an advanced type of “chatbot” that learns how to respond in conversations...
posted on Jun 25, 2015
Space Exploration
Many times here on ATS we see the same question brought up: "Why can't the Hubble Space Telescope see (insert object here) in detail?" It's a good question to ask if you do not know a lot about telescopes and optics in general. Many have pointed out the beautiful, detailed images...
posted on Jun 25, 2015
Medical Issues & Conspiracies
"California's Assembly on Thursday approved a hotly contested bill requiring that nearly all public schoolchildren be vaccinated, clearing one of its last major legislative obstacles before the measure heads to the desk of Gov. Jerry Brown." "It would give California one of the nation's strictest...
posted on Jun 28, 2015
Global Meltdown
Hi. Just a small thread to inform all that the Greek banks have been declared as being closed on Monday. There is little information as of yet but will update. This could be interesting on Monday with this and the China markets opening again after a bad Friday.
posted on Jun 27, 2015
Other Current Events
Yeah....ATS...you gotta see this!! I wouldn't have believed it unless I saw it myself......wow!! https://youtu.be/rBfoFl0mnho (Unable to embed from mobile phone) Yeah, Walmart said already said they were sorry....hmmmmm....that is not the point!! :mad:
posted on Jun 27, 2015
Other Current Events
Right up front let me say this is supposedly an interview given to the Daily Mail (yes, I know all about the DM) so I wasn't able to find much else backing this up, other than other sites copy/pasting the same...
posted on Jun 26, 2015
Philosophy and Metaphysics
I had the most amazing experience not even two hours ago that I feel like I need to share. I was out buying coffee for another dreaded day of job-hunting when I felt the imperative urge to go to Wal-Mart nearby. Initially I felt bad about it. Like, "This is literally the most loser thing you can do, going to Wal-Mart out...
posted on Jun 28, 2015
Philosophy and Metaphysics
If the world has collectively gone insane, how would we know? The film "Idiocracy" was based on a similar idea. In the film, the world had fallen into a state where the average IQ was around 50 points. But, there's a big difference between IQ levels and sanity levels. IQ levels...
posted on Jun 26, 2015
Paranormal Studies
I really don't know what to make of this deal. I've had weird thing happen in the past that I can't explain, but nothing that would make me believe ghosts are real. My parents are on vacation, so I'm watching their dogs. a 110 pound German Shepard and a 30 pound Blue Healer. When we have the dogs, I sleep on the couch,...
posted on Jun 25, 2015
Ancient & Lost Civilizations
" In this discussion, geologist Dr. Robert Schoch explores his analytical findings after examining the world-famous Egyptian Sphinx. Traditional Egyptologists considered the Sphinx to have been constructed around 2500BC, and that it was carved from scratch into the form we see today. Schoch found that the weathering on...
posted on Jun 26, 2015
Origins and Creationism
This thread is in response to the UK banning Creationism while teaching Evolution in public shcools. You can join that debate here if you would like to. http://www.abovetopsecret.com/forum/thread1072471/pg1 The necessary steps to evolution and what...
posted on Jun 28, 2015
Ancient & Lost Civilizations
I know that we have only explored about 5 percent of the ocean but how much of Earths land mass have we explored ( forest, caves, mountains etc. ) that we know of. I'm asking because i believe that we only know of about 20 percent of the life on earth including humans. I also believe that in the highest mountains, deepest caves, and the furthest...
posted on Jun 25, 2015
Rant
Sagging pants have long been a symbol of anti-authority, anti-America, and criminality. The practice started in American prisons and has enabled a "convict" mentality to spread from inside of prisons to the outside world. Every single day gangbangers and criminals rape, murder, and rob...
posted on Jun 26, 2015
Rant
What If... What if We woke up from our stupor And realized The hypnotizing Rage inducing Hate enticing Shock promoting Label attaching People dividing Sense draining Slavery Of the “News” What if You didn’t click on that Post, link, tweet, feed That is telling you how wrong Something that a man has done to...
posted on Jun 29, 2015
Political Mud-Pit
What is the definition of a bigot? "noun 1. a person who is utterly intolerant of any differing creed, belief, or opinion." Liberals have that down these days. They go a step further than disagreeing with people with other opinions, and basically try to make those opinions illegal. It should be okay to be against abortion, to be against gay marriage, to like...
posted on Jun 24, 2015
Rant
Greetings ATS, I will make this as short and sweet as possible and I won't win many friends with this post but it is a post that needs to be made regardless. I don't care about the 9 lives that were lost. I don't care beyond a general condolence for the families that bear the burden of their deaths. I can not grieve any further because the American government...
posted on Jun 25, 2015
General Chit Chat
Oh this is funny. Serves him right :D It looks like the cop had also given him a ticket so :up::up::up:
posted on Jun 25, 2015
Political Mud-Pit
Obama is set to eulogize someone he has called a friend tomorrow . Reverend Clementa C. Pinckney Will be laid to rest tomorrow and President Obama will do the eulogy . Currently the media is preoccupied with the flag issue . Generally they set up a big distraction to stoke the fires for their big announcement...
posted on Jun 25, 2015
Religion, Faith, And Theology
Exposing Hell: We currently live in material hell. This is how demons can operate around us. We have been confined to a low level prison. The earth is indeed a prison planet for sinners. Now this is when things get interesting. If you are not born again you will face spiritual death and you will not...
posted on Jun 26, 2015
Religion, Faith, And Theology
No matter how many people live in The Spirit of The Accuser (devil) and condemn others, you can always choose The Holy Spirit of Love, and Love others. God is Love. As you Love, as you Appreciate others...