posted on Oct 19, 2014
Diseases and Pandemics
Well, this is interesting! :) Cannabis may be able to protect us from the Ebola virus. :up: They better get to work on legalizing this, pronto! Otherwise, I think our jails will be bursting at the seams! How can it work? "Cannabinoids may be one of the best disease fighting treatments out there. Cannabinoids refer to any of a group of related compounds that include cannabinol and the active constituents of cannabis. They activate cannabinoid receptors in the body. The body itself produces compounds called endocannabinoids and they play a role in many processes...
posted on Oct 19, 2014
Political Issues
I have always been opposed to Obamacare. While in theory, providing healthcare to everyone is a novel idea, I don't believe it's realistic in a capitalistic society. So I finally got around to opening my mail from yesterday and there's a letter from my current provider Humana, outlining any changes to my plan for 2015. My plan isn't a Cadillac plan. It covers me, my wife and 2 boys with an 80/20 plan with unlimited doctor visits at reasonable co-pays. I almost fell over when I saw the premium is going to be raised from $520 a month to $877 a month. That's a 68% increase and in no way is affordable....

posted on Oct 19, 2014
Aliens and UFOs
Intriguing new find for you ancient astronaut enthusiasts! A picture of a painting in the Biserica Manastirii (Church of the Dominican Monastery), in Sighisoara, Romania, depicts a mysterious flying disc, poised above a building. From (via ): "According to Gilli...
posted on Oct 19, 2014
US Political Madness
"For years, those in favor of same-sex marriage have argued that all Americans should be free to live as they choose. And yet in countless cases, the government has coerced those who simply wish to be free to live in accordance with their belief that...
posted on Oct 19, 2014
General Conspiracies
" Oakley has 290 residents. They also have over 100 police, for some reason. Those police are also, more or less entirely anonymous. Who those police are or what they are doing is a mystery, even to the village trustees, who say they don’t even have a proper list of their own of...
posted on Oct 19, 2014
Breaking Alternative News
" Although the Americans assigned to the Al Muthanna facility until 2008 were forbidden by superiors from peering inside the bunker, they knew the larger complex’s history. From 1983 to 1990, the brutal dictator’s scientists...
posted on Oct 17, 2014
Breaking Alternative News
" A top-secret space plane landed Friday at an air force base on the southern California coast. The plane spent nearly two years circling Earth on a classified mission. Known as the X-37B, it resembles a mini space shuttle... ...Just what...
posted on Oct 18, 2014
ATS Live
+more as things happen across the world.... Join the ATS LIVE crew for a jam packed episode discussing the hot topics of today, the best and brightest of YOUR threads across the boards and live interviews with some of the...
posted on Oct 19, 2014
General Conspiracies
You just can't trust technology these days. What was not startling, is where the information is being fed (China, Russia, India). Don't have much to add more than that. You know if you've downloaded the app or not. The apparent solution is to take your phone back to the store from where you bought it, and...
posted on Oct 18, 2014
General Conspiracies
"Over 60,000 individually transcribed 3X5 index cards, all with Charles Fort’s original small notes on strange and unusual events that he made in the 1920s and 1930s, were recently rescued from a house in Bridgeport, CT. They were rescued on July 29, 2014, by John H. Reed,...
posted on Oct 19, 2014
Aliens and UFOs
NOTE TO ADMINS: I received permission from Springer that it would be ok to post a new thread about the Kumburgaz case. Please don't delete. All the links, photos, and videos in the older one have all been removed...
posted on Oct 17, 2014
Breaking Political News
I haven't read the article. Just heard about this on Fox 2 news in St. Louis. Edit two important blurbs from the NY Times article. " The forensics tests showed Mr. Brown’s blood on the gun, as well as on the interior door panel and on Officer Wilson’s uniform. Officer Wilson told...
posted on Oct 20, 2014
Political Issues
A Monday morning drive-by (and excuse to leave for work late - LOL): The idea: " Conservatives and libertarians have been saying for a long time that if we just get rid of government and replace it with the private sector, everything will run a whole lot better. " The results: " In...
posted on Oct 17, 2014
Politicians & People
" The son of Vice President Joe Biden says he is “embarrassed” after being discharged from the Navy Reserve earlier this year --- reportedly after testing positive for cocaine. The Wall Street Journal, citing people familiar with the matter,...
posted on Oct 20, 2014
Medical Issues & Conspiracies
I searched for 10 minutes to see if this topic had been posted, I came up with nothing! But if i missed it, my apologies! If this is true, which it looks like it is, this is no different than Hitler loading trains to...
posted on Oct 18, 2014
Science & Technology
This is very important research because it shows that thought can cause a random system to behave in a non random way. This isn't hyperbole, wishful thinking or woo, it's an OBSERVED PHENOMENA. There should be even more research into finding why this is the case. Science...
posted on Oct 17, 2014
Fragile Earth
I'm not much of a thread starter, but here goes...sorry if it's a duplicate. Hopfully we can delete it. This report of a Mag 12 earthquake in West Africa popped up this afternoon. Do your stuff, ATS, and take it apart...I don't want this to be real.
Will keep looking for more on this.
posted on Oct 19, 2014
Diseases and Pandemics
This thread is not meant to panic anyone, it is just to get people thinking critically. This blurb in the article made me laugh, though I realize it is unfortunately no laughing matter. "Michelle Malkin describes how the CDC has been diverted from its original role into one of political “transformation.”...
posted on Oct 18, 2014
Diseases and Pandemics
The lady from Washington is not lying. "Cops quarantined, Pentagon partially locked down, hazmat crews... all because a PR exec vomited: False alarm as police claim Ebola scare woman 'said she'd visited Africa' - but her firm insists she hasn't" At least I do not believe she is....
posted on Oct 18, 2014
Diseases and Pandemics
"DALLAS — A woman who was being monitored for possible exposure to the Ebola virus was reported ill at the Dallas Area Rapid Transit White Rock Station Saturday afternoon. DART spokesman Morgan Lyons said the person fell ill with a low-grade fever at the station in Northeast Dallas after deciding...
posted on Oct 19, 2014
Ancient & Lost Civilizations
A new gigantic block has recently been uncovered at the quarry site in Baalbek. Unfortunately all the links for this excavation are either in Russian or Arabic so I’ll post the photos from the links. Enjoy! – Before – " http://s28.postimg.org/d13ox4ux9/balbek22.jpg"...
posted on Oct 17, 2014
Paranormal Studies
I remember seeing a show on t.v. a few years ago about Ed and Lorraine Warren taking this doll from a house to store in their haunted museum. I was fascinated by their claim that a doll could be possessed by an evil spirit; it made me wonder if some of the dolls I've seen in my childhood that...
posted on Oct 18, 2014
Paranormal Studies
I'm not sure if this particular story belongs in this forum, so Mods please move if you see fit. Now, I am not a religious person or indeed someone that believes in Heaven, but I am open minded about an afterlife. However, having just read this story, I am a little more open to the idea. Dr Eben Alexander, a leading neurosurgeon believes...
posted on Oct 18, 2014
Ancient & Lost Civilizations
I wouldn't say it's surprising or new, but it's still interesting to see the connection in the find of Hallucinogenic Plants and rock paintings, and the possible decoding of the rock art. It also makes me wonder how many other rock and cave paintings...
posted on Oct 17, 2014
Ancient & Lost Civilizations
The magical tradition in Sumer was represented by three Deities each of which in turn was representative of the the three High Gods and exercised their power through magic. Thus Asarluhi (or Asalluhi) represented Enki as his Son, Kusu represented the power of Enlil and Ningirim represented the interests of Anu and Inanna of Uruk "Asalluhi purifies...
posted on Oct 20, 2014
Ancient & Lost Civilizations
The temple was found in the 6,000 year old (or Tripillian) , Ukraine — a site that is almost 600 acres in area and contained approximately 1,200 buildings and 50 streets. From (and related at ): "Built before writing was...
posted on Oct 16, 2014
Rant
So I was here scrolling thru all this Ebola stuff trying to find something interesting But in more than 3 different forums it talks. About Ebola this Ebola that. Please take into realization most of the PPL on here and have been here for years probably...
posted on Oct 18, 2014
General Chit Chat
I'm such a girl sometimes. This video completely made me tear up. I wish people would realize that homeless people today are not all drunks and druggies. There are way too many working homeless, homeless veterans, and...
posted on Oct 19, 2014
General Chit Chat
Too many images to link or insert(+40 self-portraits), you have to go to the website. "In what could be considered the craziest/most creative drug experiment ever, artist Bryan Lewis Saunders pushed himself to the limit when he decided to take a different drug every day for a few weeks. Not...
posted on Oct 18, 2014
General Chit Chat
So this morning I made pancakes for the wife and girls... and I kind of splashed a little batter on the floor... not a lot... just a line from the fridge, over to the table, then up to the stove... you know, no more than 2 or 3... or 6 feet worth of dribble. Naturally the wife rolls her eyes at me, "You do plan to clean that...
posted on Oct 17, 2014
General Entertainment
Flagged him down cuz he was patrolling in an unmarked car. Interesting bout ensues.
posted on Oct 17, 2014
General Chit Chat
"Prepare to be painfully baffled: So I’m hoping a load of people are going to come out in support of me here but I’ve got that sinking feeling I may be alone in this. Our toilet broke so I was in shopping for new ones and the sales person joked (no doubt for the millionth...
posted on Oct 17, 2014
Political Mud-Pit
OH,,, :wow::how: The Dem's Must Be Pulling What Little Hair They Have Left Out Of their Heads!:how::lol::lol::lol::lol: And the News is Coming From Not Fox News, Oh, No, But From One Of Their Own,,, Yes, Can you believe That!:o:P The Huff!!! Yes, The Huff is saying there only a 34% chance that Democrats will keep control of the Senate. There...
posted on Oct 18, 2014
General Chit Chat
First because it is the right thing to do. This is a country founded on freedom. Ok so in the beginning freedom was only white males, and granted these days we could question if any of us are really free, those are topics for other threads. The law needs to be inclusive, period. Second...