posted on Aug 31, 2015
Breaking Alternative News
" The massive blast was heard and seen from a great distance - just a fortnight after a different blast killed more than 100. A massive explosion has ripped through a region in China. Bright flames and black smoke were seen from what is thought to be a chemical factory this evening. The explosion was seen and heard in the industrial zone of Lijin, Dongying City of Shandong, just before 11.30pm local time. It is not yet known if there are any injuries or fatalities. " What can...
posted on Aug 31, 2015
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
Wll this is interesting, while the press was covering the 300 "Black Lives Matter" protesters , shouting "Pigs in blankets, fry them like bacon"
The Media completely ignores a march that drew 20k people or more on the strrets of Birmingham, the city said they havent had a march that large since Martin Luther King. Infact Alveda King, Martin Luther King jrs, niece was present to show her support and speak as well along with Bishop Lowe, who opened his church up to everyone for the movement " Bishop Jim Lowe, pastor of Guiding Light Church in Birmingham, which...

posted on Aug 30, 2015
General Conspiracies
* [Dead]---added to title by OP for clarification I haven't heard of this before...but the fact that this particular assassinated "Spy" was the one responsible for hacking secret information on Bill Clinton (and by association, perhaps on Hillary and the Clinton Foundation) is very curious and suspicious...Especially...
posted on Aug 30, 2015
Peak Oil
"Last week new NASA photographs proved methane lakes exist on Saturn's moon, Titan, showing that such hydrocarbons (or so-called 'fossil fuels') are seemingly plentiful in our solar system. Cassini passes Saturn This startling discovery turns on its head...
posted on Aug 31, 2015
Board Information
On this week’s Off the Grid, I sit down with cyber security expert Amie Stepanovich to discuss how the government is accessing your private information online. Tune in to learn about the top 5 Cyber Security Bills...
posted on Aug 31, 2015
Breaking Political News
Just in from Ed Henry @ FOX on Twitter: This report is only 10 minutes old, so I'm sure I'll have much more to add on this story very shortly. " Ed Henry ‏@edhenry 13m13 minutes ago State Dept confirms @FoxNews report -- about 150 more Clinton emails have classified info. Toner says...
posted on Aug 30, 2015
2016 US Elections
I found the link to It was all about how Clinton is a troubling candidate that the Democrat party is scratching their heads over and they're worried that even if Biden drops in, it may be too late for him to get his message out the lure voters away...
posted on Aug 31, 2015
Breaking Political News
" The mountain[Mount McKinley ] will be renamed Denali, President Obama said Sunday, a day before traveling to the state. " I had no idea presidents could just go around renaming stuff... Umm, does that mean Trump can rename everything? Cause he has a history of that.... I can see my beloved home state...
posted on Aug 31, 2015
Deconstructing Disinformation
I swear by all that is good, and my mother, you will LOVE this - put aside your political ship for 5 minutes. Prepare yourselves to totally lose it in hysterics - keep all liquids away from your computer and please watch the whole thing, you won't regret it. Reminds me of the peeps that put together...
posted on Aug 29, 2015
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
If this is on ATS I can't find it. Why wasn't this on the MSM? My opinion and my opinion only is because it doesn't serve the current agenda of labeling the white population as racist so let's just keep this stuff quiet shall we? Racism sees no color and stems from ignorance fueled by crowd mentality...
posted on Aug 29, 2015
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
UT has disseminated an alternative set of pronouns for students and faculty to use when addressing each other. Let me be clear right off the bat - this is not a mandatory thing. Nobody is being forced to use the terms. That being said, the university is "encouraging" students...
posted on Aug 29, 2015
Political Ideology
So okay you know things are offensive when you say them. I mean, you're not a moron, you know when things offend people and this is just how human interaction has worked pretty much forever and certainly since you began using it. This act that it shouldn't matter if people are offended by the offensive terms you use ? Not convincing...
posted on Aug 30, 2015
Political Issues
The 14th amendment to the United States Constitution was a milestone in America's struggle for civil rights, making it unconstitutional for Federal, state, and local governments to discriminate against citizens based on race or any other factor. This officially guaranteed that all citizens would...
posted on Aug 29, 2015
Political Issues
We are living in disturbing times. Mass shootings are becoming an almost weekly occurrence. The victims vary, from coworkers to innocent bystanders to children. Its happening too frequently and we as a society need to do something about it. There has been a call for more gun control measures to try to...
posted on Aug 31, 2015
Fragile Earth
"For the first time in recorded history, three Category 4 hurricanes have appeared in the Pacific Ocean at the same time, and they’re inching ever-closer to the Big Island of Hawaii. The never-before-seen meteorological event involves the hurricanes...
posted on Aug 28, 2015
Science & Technology
Until now colour of feathered dinosaurs species, such as Archaeopteryx, varied greatly depending on the author - and/or the artist's mood. And if you were to ask two scientists about the colour of such dinosaurs, you would have get two different answers. To be fair, until now it...
posted on Aug 28, 2015
Fragile Earth
In the beginning NASA said 3 feet by 2100 now they are saying this 3ft sea level rise could happen as soon as 10yrs from now. Low-lying areas like Bangladesh will suffer first followed by coastal areas second. The way I see it, there will be nowhere to run. " Ocean levels around the world...
posted on Aug 30, 2015
Middle East Issues
" Jerusalem (CNN)—Images of an armed Israeli soldier trying to arrest an 11-year-old Palestinian boy with a broken arm in the West Bank went viral on social media over the weekend. The images show the soldier putting a headlock on the child while women pull...
posted on Aug 29, 2015
Survival
I’m a very experienced firearms instructor with decades of experience in firearms instructing, shooting and competitions. I have instructed and competed all over the East Coast and even on the West Coast at one time. With that being said, I’m asked all the time “what firearm do I choose for my own home defense”. My answer...
posted on Aug 29, 2015
Other Current Events
" Speaking outside the Roanoke television station where his daughter worked, Parker said he's not against gun ownership in general, but stricter background checks are needed to keep guns away from mentally ill people. He wants to close loopholes for buying guns at gun shows. He also...
posted on Aug 29, 2015
Philosophy and Metaphysics
The Golden Ratio and Fractals The Golden Ratio or Golden Mean is a ratio that many things within nature conform to. It can be visualized like this: Another way it can be visualized: It states that when a value of a and b are added together they equal c...
posted on Aug 28, 2015
Philosophy and Metaphysics
Why do people flag threads? I used to think it was done simply to alert others to content posters considered important but I now feel that is a naive belief. Here are some questions that I believe shed light on this topic: Why do posters flag threads without starring the original post? I think this is a sign that a person is trying...
posted on Aug 30, 2015
Philosophy and Metaphysics
" Artificial intelligence is getting smarter by leaps and bounds — within this century, research suggests, a computer AI could be as "smart" as a human being. And then, says Nick Bostrom, it will overtake us: "Machine intelligence is the last invention that humanity will ever need to make."...
posted on Aug 29, 2015
Conspiracies in Religions
It was always whispered by people at church that there was an anti-Christ who was not Satan of either the Garden of Eden or Job's time. Some even gave the impression they thought some of today's bogey men in banking, industry, government or leading our Institutions was he born in our time.
I don't buy into that simply...
posted on Aug 31, 2015
Origins and Creationism
The intention of this thread is to develop a comprehensive library of scientific evidence supporting evolution. There is a lot of redundancy on this board. The same questions are asked multiple times and the same responses given by others. This library will...
posted on Aug 29, 2015
Philosophy and Metaphysics
You see them practically everywhere you go. And they're always staring back at you in public. I'm talking--of course--about names. And I'm referring specifically towards the names on the back of sports jerseys. Because it seems like every time you walk into public, you see at least one grown man or woman who paid...
posted on Aug 29, 2015
People
He has been paralyzed since April 1st 2000 from a GSW he is in a coma from an infection, prayers, healing energy, hell pixie dust i don't care... help me save my brother!
posted on Aug 28, 2015
Rant
After reading this absurd article one of my coworkers posted on FB I began browsing through some more articles on the website mainly for laughs and while it's no secret....I have some bad news for you..........YOU'RE WRONG, YOU'RE A BAD PERSON, AND YOU'RE THE PROBLEM!!! Are you a white person? - well then you're creating and sustaining white privilege Are...
posted on Aug 28, 2015
General Chit Chat
You know those quirky, odd, kind of scary state laws that are still on the books in every state? This is kind of like that but different. Same difference? You are sitting at home alone pondering the intricacies of the universe while waiting for your meatloaf to finish cooking, or you are laying in bed for...
posted on Aug 30, 2015
Jokes, Puns, & Pranks
First, I do apologize for my link leading to a Facebook post. I truly despise Facebook and to a lesser extent all social media and I know many of you don't have an account. Second, I love to play devil's advocate and at times troll certain groups of self-righteous individuals that I find amusing or annoying and one of my favorite targets is...
posted on Aug 27, 2015
Religion, Faith, And Theology
This is a sincere question from an inquiring mind that wants to know. Ninety-nine times out of 100, I scroll right past religious threads because it just seems like an opportunity to taunt and ridicule and beat up on anyone who doesn't agree. And I don't get it -- especially on ATS -- and I soooooo want to be proven wrong!!!...
posted on Aug 28, 2015
General Chit Chat
I guess I ask this because I have had multiple NDEs in my life. Lately when I am on a high roof with no traction, I feel like jumping onto my head for a fast kill. But I wouldn't because I love my wiife and she would be devastated. Plus I have no life insurance for her. As far as my close calls, here they are: When...
posted on Aug 29, 2015
Rant
I got a fire extinguisher whacked across my side resulting in two broken ribs (it hurts to breath) and I have to have some time off work because I just can not do the job at the moment so I asked If I will be paid seeing the incident happened at work...nope I have been told I have to take the service user who hit me to court to sue....
posted on Aug 31, 2015
General Chit Chat
Decisions, Decisions...Where to put this? I'll try here and let the mods do their thing I guess. I found this interesting to say the least. A piece of history from 1829 that was up for auction. But the headline on the article is what caught my eye of course: 1829 Newspaper – Rothschilds...