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posted on Dec 24, 2014
Today we take a close look at a confusing incident in California, as K9 officer Joe Avila was found with five points of marijuana that should be in the evidence lock-up. Local authorities are not filing charges, preferring to put officer Avila on paid administrative leave. The problem is, this double standard for police officers is a significant part of what's causing intense frustration with law enforcement across the country. We compare the insanely light slap on the wrist he received with other insanely disproportionate sentences for nonviolent marijuana offenders....
posted on Dec 26, 2014
Other Current Events
Another case of, "don't try robbing someone, and you won't get shot dead". And, this one, over a stupid pair of @#$@# sneakers of all things. I think folks have their priorities out-of-wack if they are willing to die over a pair of sneakers. I say bravo to this citizen that protected himself and those around him in a proper use of his LEGALLY concealed weapon. I wonder if the dead suspect had a legally obtained gun? My guess is, as has been often stated, criminals will not follow the law...only law abiding citizens...

posted on Dec 26, 2014
Other Current Events
"Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson sparked an Internet supernova on Christmas Day when he took to Twitter to troll Christians. “On this day long ago, a child was born who, by age 30, would transform the world,” the “Cosmos” host tweeted Thursday. “Happy Birthday Isaac Newton...
posted on Dec 26, 2014
Fragile Earth
Yes my belief in this is getting stronger and stronger This is not a thread with 100 links of evidence. Why? Because I'm not going to waste my time to do all this for a bunch of trolls. I want to apologize to all the good people...
posted on Dec 26, 2014
Conspiracies in Religions
The story of Pinnochio is believed to be the second most translated old text after the Bible It is an allegory for a craftsman from Italy (the Romans, and Roman Catholic Church); creating a fake son. Who builds his life around lies. The more lies he 'plants'...
posted on Dec 25, 2014
Breaking Alternative News
" "Oh boy, golly gee, mother and father! Thanks so much for getting me this new [Insert Console]. I can't wait to play all day!" And then little Timmy plugged in his brand new games machine and found out that it's basically useless today because both Xbox...
posted on Dec 25, 2014
Breaking Alternative News
" A bit of Hollywood history unfolded on Wednesday. And it might be a glimpse into the future. The controversial Sony Pictures comedy "The Interview" was released on YouTube, Google Play, the Microsoft Xbox video game console, and a special Web site. The movie, which...
posted on Dec 26, 2014
World War Three
You can call me a complete idiot...but I was just watching the headline that came across CNN. It's late so I took it in "objectively" rather than "subjectively". The headline reads: "North Korean statement: U.S. President "chief culprit," forced Sony to "indiscriminately" distribute "The Interview."...
posted on Dec 25, 2014
General Conspiracies
Looking around at article on the internet about what i call background check tyranny and i found this little gem. I find myself agreeing with many of the key points of this article. "1 65 Million “Need Not Apply : ” The Case for Reforming Criminal Background Checks...
posted on Dec 25, 2014
US Political Madness
A crippling blow dealt to the DOJ and it's cronies to prosecute states, and people using medical marijuana has just been wielded by law makers in Congress. It's over folks, funding for the raids has been cut. It looks like the lawsuits...
posted on Dec 25, 2014
General Conspiracies
Dispelling the NK BS: Bureau 121 - NK Does Have An Elite Hacking Capacity Hi once again ATS. As this very important and paradigm shifting story - the tale of a movie studio, a Dictatorship, and a stoner flick - unfolds before us, one of the major...
posted on Dec 22, 2014
Fragile Earth
Permafrost (frozen soil) left in the Arctic Ocean after the last Glacial Maximum is leaking to the surface at a pace that's worrying to some scientists. Some scientists are now saying that the permafrost layer which is thought to be 600-800 meters thick is actually thinner under the ocean where the...
posted on Dec 25, 2014
Science & Technology
Archaeologists have determined that a recently discovered quartzite flake found in western Turkey is between 1.17 to 1.24 million years old. It shows the hallmarks of being hammered by a hard tool.The evidence suggests primitive hominids dispersed into Asia and Europe earlier than previously determined...
posted on Dec 27, 2014
Global Meltdown
If you don't like something in this thread, don't blame me, I voted for Kodos LOL Don't kill the messenger, just disagree and be respectful. I am American citizen, immigrated from Russia early 1990s, wealthy parents spent money in US embassy. I speak fluent...
posted on Dec 25, 2014
Other Current Events
What The Westren News Outlets arent reporting. Before you say its Russian Propaganda i do highly suggest that you read it before commenting on it. Ukraine More than 75% disapprove govs austerity...
posted on Dec 26, 2014
Global Meltdown
Russia's 15 largest lender failed the other day as their central bank stepped in and took over National Bank Trust. It isn't a surprise as Russia has over 300 banking companies with many of them financially challenged. The future looks full of banking consolidation and outright...
posted on Dec 24, 2014
Ancient & Lost Civilizations
The Book of Kells was written in around 800AD, probably at Iona (or Applecross) in Scotland or maybe in Kells, County Meath, Ireland. It’s also known as the Book of Columba, as tradition has it that it was written to celebrate the 200th anniversary of his death. St Columba died in 597; 200 years later there...
posted on Dec 24, 2014
Philosophy and Metaphysics
When you sift through the evidence as to the question of whether "OUT OF Body", is real or imagined, and is asked. to the "Court room". If the Jury after pondering the evidence comes up with the answer that this is real. Then surely a major paradigm shift has occurred. From then on, all questions regarding...
posted on Dec 27, 2014
Ancient & Lost Civilizations
A japanese schoolteacher has discovered what appears to be a very accurate map of the of northern hemisphere inside a Viking-age artifact from Vestervang, Denmark. The artifact is currently owned by the British...
posted on Dec 23, 2014
Philosophy and Metaphysics
Please bear with me for a moment while I explain my perspective, before I ask you a question. I know it is easy to use ''god'' as an explanation for the mysteries that surround us, for the things we do not understand, but the deeper I delve into our so called fabric of existence, the more I start...
posted on Dec 25, 2014
Conspiracies in Religions
Found this over on Before Its News. Worth a read. The article contains research notes and the like regarding this discovery. Its regarding the book of Daniel. The research shows a completely different translation of Daniel 9:24-27. If the info is accurate, then the book is no longer a mythology book like many claim....
posted on Dec 26, 2014
Cryptozoology
Scientists are claiming to have found what they describe as the longest known insect, a gentle giant known as Phryganistria heusii yentuensis, recently during an expedition to Vietnam. It measures at more than a foot long (32 centimeters), but if you then stretch its front legs out, it can measure at more than half a meter...
posted on Dec 24, 2014
General Chit Chat
I'm trippin, dudes and dudettes. The book that started as a short short right here on ATS is now #87 in Post-Apocalyptic Science Fiction at Amazon in the UK. Wasn't expecting that! Dunno why, but UKers are digging it! Best Christmas present ever for me, for sure! ...
posted on Dec 23, 2014
General Chit Chat
One year ago tonight, minus three hours, I was sitting in a cafeteria eating Christmas dinner. Honey baked ham, some instant mashed potatoes and baked beans. There was cake for dessert. All in all there were about forty of us in that room, staff included. You see, I...
posted on Dec 24, 2014
General Chit Chat
Hello fellow ATS members! I am posting this in the rant forum due to.. Not knowing where else to put it, but it's much harder to break any rules here in the rant forum ( hehe...) Anyways NLBS is supposed to call the bull# about different things but seems to mix things up, or convey them in a way that doesn't benefit the average person, giving them information...
posted on Dec 26, 2014
Rant
Not once, but twice during the holidays, I have witnessed total and complete ignorance and heartlessness from fundamentalist xtians. The first was on facebook. A friend of mine posted her wishes of happy solstice to everyone, and for blessings upon everyone for the New Year. What followed her good will I can only describe as utterly disgusting and infuriating....
posted on Dec 22, 2014
Rant
Im sorry papa isint home anymore. Im sorry papa has to work for xmas. Im sorry papa and maman dont love each other anymore Im sorry papa cant be there when you sad. Im sorry i cant be there when your sick. Im sorry im not a better papa. Im sorry i cant get you the things you want. Im sorry i cant take you to father daughter danse. Im sorry i cant...
posted on Dec 23, 2014
Members
Death= The one part of life you can't escape. We are all going to die at some point....not knowing when is why we don't think about it more than we do. But some know...some have illness that will take their lives from them. Some suffer long lives waiting for death to come and ease...
posted on Dec 26, 2014
General Chit Chat
"That stunned NASA UFO Rocket giant pinwheel" The title is totally ambiguous. I don't know if NASA was officially stunned or not, or even if somehow there might have been stunned NASA personnel riding the pinwheel; I just don't know. But it's very damned cool. They blow up the...
posted on Dec 24, 2014
Religion, Faith, And Theology
Why did Jesus die the way HE did? Everything about this is symbolic. I will show you the dream I had where I was shown what Jesus is and what Jesus means.. The dream is as follows and I was commanded at the end of the dream to tell the people the dream, so I wrote it down: I was...