posted on Feb 27, 2015
Last week, a series of absurd videos from Christians Against Dinosaurs went viral. Filled with science-denying claims and pigheaded arguments, the videos made absurd claims such as; if a leather jacket can't glide on its own, then pterodactyls would be unable to fly. While many are presuming (and hoping) these videos are some kind of over-the-top satire, the Christians Against Dinosaurs website presents itself as a real Christian ministry. However, they're not the first to go to extreme efforts to argue the point that dinosaurs never existed. There's a significant number of...
posted on Mar 3, 2015
Aliens and UFOs
I’ve spent most of my time the past two decades as a futurist, a technologist and consultant paid to forecast future technology trends and products. In other words, look at a hell of a lot of information coming from all over the place, analyze what data made sense, and then try to figure out what conclusions I could draw. One project, rumor has it, even involved that little “company” headquartered in Virginia. Long before the X-Files, I wanted to believe in the possibilities of extraterrestrials. The problem for me was the lack of a smoking gun. Every time I thought someone discovered absolute...

posted on Mar 3, 2015
US Political Madness
I realize that over the last few years, there has been an abundance of threads about net neutrality but based on comments I've been reading regarding the recent FCC vote, it's apparent to me that as with many other issues, a large number of people have foregone critical thought in favor of blind acceptance of political...
posted on Mar 3, 2015
Posse Comitatus
Where else but PosseCom could land this gigantic buffalo chip? Yup, that title was a direct paste from the Yahoo skyscraper, and it looks like the Petrograd People's Dinky Rink is hosting the Amerikan components on rocket skates. Holiday on Tard. InfoWars and yellowbullet look like they have company covering this...
posted on Mar 4, 2015
Deconstructing Disinformation
"Legalising medical marijuana in Utah could lead to absent-minded rabbits and other animals who don’t feel their natural instincts, a special agent for the DEA has warned the state." Here it is folks. We can hide our heads in the sand and pretend this isn't...
posted on Mar 4, 2015
Breaking Alternative News
So google plans to add an algorithm that ranks websites according to the veracity of information provided. In theory it sounds good, in practice however it could mean that google will be told what the truth is and what not, so anything that is not in line with the mainstream media (Reuters AP) and therefore given a low ranking...
posted on Mar 3, 2015
Breaking Political News
I'll be honest, I watched the entire speech, and found it to be extremely powerful. I know many here will attack this speech...and that is their prerogative, but, in the end, I think the Prime Minister made his case... and I believe it will definitely effect the national debate....
posted on Mar 4, 2015
Breaking Political News
In doing Internet research for my other thread ...I came across an old and obscure article making reference to Eric Hotehem, the mystery person connected to Hillary Clinton's personal server and email accounts. In current press accounts from the past couple of days, only a couple of enigmatic...
posted on Mar 3, 2015
Aliens and UFOs
Just found this video where UFO is supposedly captured on live news channel in Argentina on March 1st 2015. I tried to find some reports of this actually happening live on news channel but without luck so far...The video itself could be real but could also be fake, I cannot say as I`m no expert....
posted on Mar 4, 2015
Aliens and UFOs
Apologies if already posted, but I did not see it anywhere. I usually dump all over these things, but this one at least *looks* interesting. Artifact? Hoax? Mis-identification? What do you think? "Prolific UFO hunter Streetcap1 claims he has detected in a recent...
posted on Mar 4, 2015
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
LMAO....hahahahahahah. uhahahahahahaha. hahahahahahahahaha I'm literally blue in the face right now, I just can't stop laughing. " Washington (CNN)Ben Carson says homosexuality is a choice because many people "go into prison straight -- and when they come out, they're gay." The...
posted on Mar 1, 2015
Political Ideology
Capitalism is a failed system, it's the main problem as it has no limits on the gap in wealth distribution, capitalism is the biggest problem in our world today. Personally I believe in a perks system, one where jobs and positions within them are designated worth based on a calculation of difficulty,...
posted on Mar 2, 2015
Breaking Political News
The following video presents highlights from a recent LA Times article entitled "GOP touts its Internet legislation." Here's the main quote from the article that is brought under scrutiny: "As Chairman Wheeler pushes forward with plans...
posted on Mar 1, 2015
Political Ideology
Fellow ATS Members, I would like to present an idea I had recently and receive your input as to what you think. Perhaps we could build on my idea and eventually create a proper thread with actual evidence to back the initial idea up. I first want to start with a story, a personal situation I recently...
posted on Mar 2, 2015
Medical Issues & Conspiracies
In this case we have a little girl in Ontario that came down with symptoms of Measles. Shock, horror. In 1960 there were an estimated 3.5 million cases and 1:100000 died. But I digress. The point is, how did she get it? According...
posted on Mar 2, 2015
Science & Technology
I always get fascinated by the fact that we might be living within this multiverse and that we are on many places at same time.After I read this new technology to capture images of light being in two different elements at the same time. I beginning to think that the holographic...
posted on Mar 4, 2015
Other Current Events
"Bank of Canada executives have urged Star Trek fans to stop a campaign to deface currency as a tribute to late actor Leonard Nimoy." "Bank of Canada spokeswoman, Josianne Menard, has confirmed the stunt is not illegal, but she urges Spock fans to stop. " She goes on to say...
posted on Mar 2, 2015
Other Current Events
" The New York Times delivered a jolt to the 2016 presidential contest on Monday night, as the paper reported that Hillary Clinton conducted all government business on a personal email account during her four-year...
posted on Mar 2, 2015
War On Terrorism
""The IS men told her to sit down because she had travelled a long way and said she should have some food before they took her to meet her son.
"They brought her cups of tea and fed her a meal of cooked meat, rice and soup. She thought...
posted on Mar 4, 2015
Ancient & Lost Civilizations
Or perhaps that should be re-discovered, but anyway archaeologists have been excavating at the supposed site. "Archaeologists working in Nazareth — Jesus' hometown — in modern-day Israel have identified a house dating to the first century that was regarded as the place where Jesus was brought up by Mary and Joseph. Dr Dark, a specialist in...
posted on Mar 1, 2015
Philosophy and Metaphysics
No one could see the color blue until modern times "As the delightful Radiolab episode "Colors" describes, ancient languages didn't have a word for blue — not Greek, not Chinese, not Japanese, not Hebrew. And without a word for the color, there's evidence that they may not have...
posted on Mar 2, 2015
Conspiracies in Religions
" A possible Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson suggested over the weekend that religion was necessary for testing scientific theories because the science could be “propaganda.” On Sunday, NBC’s...
posted on Mar 1, 2015
Origins and Creationism
To me this just proves animals (including us) evolved and was not designed. If designed the designer would have been fired. This is an autopsy so If you don't want to see it don't press play. Fascinating.
posted on Mar 4, 2015
Predictions & Prophecies
Malachi Martin, ex-jesuit, talks about the 3rd Secret of Fatima and 3 Days of darkness. on the question of what kind of danger the 3 days of darkness pose: civic, natural or spiritual, he answers, "spiritual". Furthermore, he says, we don't understand the role of the demons and the angels, and he needs another interview of that. ...
posted on Feb 28, 2015
Ludicrous Online Lies
Norway has apparently been actively deporting Muslims with ties to terrorists. They somehow determined who was who and took the steps to clean out the country!! So now they say the crime rates are dropping. Looks like they decided to use laws that were "dormant" and not enforced until recently. " Norway recently made...
posted on Feb 28, 2015
General Chit Chat
This is just something I've been thinking about and testing a bit. It's about stars on ATS. I don't necessarily care about them as some do because, if I were in this for the stars, I could just go outside and look up on a clear night. But it's slowly illustrating something to me. We...
posted on Mar 2, 2015
General Chit Chat
Hello chatters… Our continued problems with our "chat vendor" has come to a head, and I've removed the chat link from the menu, and disabled the chat service. Their customer service is horrible, after more than a week of downtime a few months back (with no response from support during the downtime) they have turned off our one-year subscription with...
posted on Mar 3, 2015
General Chit Chat
Martin Le-May an amateur photographer from Essex captured the image yesterday , wildlife experts believe the weasel must have attacked the woodpecker while it was on the ground , the bird took flight in an attempt to escape taking the no doubt terrified weasel with it. "He said: "I heard...
posted on Mar 3, 2015
Folk Tales & Urban Legends
(I put this in Folk Tales and Legends forum because there is a bit of myth surrounding these guys, they did unfortunately exist.) I love history of all kinds. Military history, World history, Ancient history, etc is all fascinating to me. I just finished reading a few books on Jesse and Frank...
posted on Mar 4, 2015
Rant
Yes, we all have to tolerate each other and each others quirks, but there is no getting away from the fact that lots of things that other people do can be irritating. That's just the way life is. This is my 'UGH!!" list. Feel free to add your own 'UGH!!" list. :) - People spitting in public. GAG! - People biting their nails in front of others. GROSS. - Stupid...
posted on Feb 28, 2015
Television
from " By 1959, Rod Serling had had it with the dumbing down of American television by what he saw as overly sensitive TV sponsors who forced writers to edit scripts with impunity during the boob tube’s early years. Most sponsors wanted zero controversy and nothing to appear...
posted on Mar 3, 2015
Political Mud-Pit
"House Speaker John Boehner (R., Ohio) told the GOP conference that they needed to pass a clean Department of Homeland Security funding bill because Senate Republicans “never found a way to win this fight” and because some House conservatives killed a three-week DHS funding measure last week." You...