hot topics:  january 26, 2015
posted on Jan 24, 2015, 225 replies
US Political Madness
" Oklahoma Republicans are fighting the legalization of marriage equality in their state with a number of bills restricting same-sex or atheist couples from being able to wed. The Daily Oklahoman reported that, under one bill submitted by state Rep. Todd Russ (R), only “an ordained or authorized preacher or minister of the Gospel, priest or other ecclesiastical dignitary of any denomination” would be allowed to sign marriage certificates. The measure, House Bill 1125, would bar county judges from performing weddings, and local clerks would not be allowed to issue marriage licenses. Couples...
posted on Jan 25, 2015, 195 replies
Other Current Events
I am going to post a major news story that just appeared in a Canadian Newspaper in Ontario Keep in mind that Ontario has the most draconian smoking ban - bar none " The private home is one of the last places where Canadians can indiscriminately light up a cigarette without risking breaking the law. And a growing number of people would like that to change. Specifically, people who live in apartments, condominiums and other multiunit dwellings where one person’s cigarette smoke can easily invade another person’s home. " So now when exposure is down to nothing more than a molecular level, when it clearly can't be about health - are the control motives of anti-smokers now clear? One helpful...
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posted on Jan 23, 2015, 171 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
It bans smoking in bars, restaurants, casinos, concert venues, amphitheatres, hotel/motel rooms and private clubs - pretty much everything that tourists appreciate about New Orleans. Even drive-thru lanes at fast food places. LoL! Like it's okay to eat some artery-clogging Popeyes but don't light up while you wait....
posted on Jan 23, 2015, 149 replies
World War Three
For those who are interested here is the link to UN TV. Its the UNSC meeting dealing solely with Ukraine with latest updates and briefings from the Undersecretary General. The meeting occurred on the 21st but was only placed into their archival section today. The video is about 2 hours...
posted on Jan 25, 2015, 143 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
Yesterday I watched a college student from UMass arguing with another student. Student "A" went right to an ad hominem attack, declaring Student "B" was wrong and demonstrating her "White Privilege." When Student B objected, Student A said, "See! That proves I'm right!" I was confused... So I Googled "white privilege" and found this...
posted on Jan 24, 2015, 142 replies
Aliens and UFOs
The "Phoenix Lights" are now known as a series of two separate events that occurred in the late evening hours of March 13, 1997. The first event involved a V-shaped formation of lights that traveled across the state and were reported between 8:30pm and 8:45pm. The second event involved a string of multiple...
posted on Jan 23, 2015, 114 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
I think studies like this are important they help us look at problems in a different light. We are taught that certain substances cause addiction and although this is not in dispute it seems the reasons for addiction might not be as simple as...
posted on Jan 24, 2015, 110 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
Arizona St. University now offers a course called "The Problem of Whiteness." Student James Malone raises this issue: Student James Malone told Campus Reform that such a course “shows the significant double standard of higher education institutions,”...
posted on Jan 25, 2015, 110 replies
US Political Madness
This is a great editorial, suddenly as we have major elections approaching several high-profile Republicans are talking about income inequality that Democrats have recognized as an important issue for years. Somehow though, the republicans are trying to blame it on Obama (like everything else). How they...
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posted on Jan 21, 2015, 274 replies
War On Terrorism
I'm starting to get tired of this constant barrage of Muslim hate and propaganda on these boards. So it is time to even the playing field. Of course, I'm sure many will rationalize this away or something, but the reason YOU fear Muslim terrorism is because the media is telling you to fear it. ...
posted on Jan 22, 2015, 221 replies
US Political Madness
" California Republican Rep. Tom McClintock said on Thursday that the minimum wage should not be raised because low pay was necessary for minorities and other unskilled workers who were not worth more than $7...
posted on Jan 21, 2015, 199 replies
Posse Comitatus
"A federal judge has done what Congress and the Obama administration have failed to do — open a discussion on whether marijuana should continue to be listed as a Schedule 1 drug, a classification that is supposed to be used only...
posted on Jan 23, 2015, 143 replies
Science & Technology
So um yeah this is amazing to me and a bit scary at the same time. To be able to slow down ones experience of time I think could have multiple positive effects, like virtual reality inception world creation. However it is being thought of as a use for prisoners to serve longer sentences,...
posted on Jan 21, 2015, 112 replies
Middle East Issues
I have found this letter regarding the recent events. It has been published by the Iranian leader directly. I think it suggests a good way to find out about Islam to the people of west. there you go: "In the name of God, the Beneficent...
posted on Jan 21, 2015, 108 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
So there we have it. Americans dreaming for a new Civil War. A new revolution. Watching Hollywood movies about it and fantacising about it. Gearing (guns, guns, and also guns) up so to "resist the big bad Gov". Whining on social media that they have no freedom of speech although they just used their...
posted on Jan 22, 2015, 103 replies
Breaking Alternative News
" Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz has died in hospital, state TV says. The announcement, made early on Friday, said his brother, Salman, had become king. Before the announcement, Saudi television cut to Koranic verses, which often signifies the death of a senior royal. King Abdullah, who was said to be aged about 90,...
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posted on Jan 19, 2015, 346 replies
US Political Madness
"In the wake of Oscar nominations, Academy members begin buzzing over recent criticism of the film’s subject, Chris Kyle" "Over the weekend, multiple Academy members told TheWrap that they had...
posted on Jan 20, 2015, 164 replies
World War Three
It seems Russia is beginning to lose any real credibility when it comes to denying their troops being in Ukraine, . "The official denial of Russian military participation in Ukraine has pressured the relatives of those who served and died...
posted on Jan 19, 2015, 147 replies
War On Terrorism
Yadda...Yadda..Yadda...does anyone really care anymore? Basically, ISIS plans on repeating the Holocaust X 100!...Move along...nothing to see..."JV team" "War on terrorism is over"... Obama will probably...
posted on Jan 20, 2015, 126 replies
Breaking Alternative News
" he militant group ISIS has threatened to kill two Japanese hostages unless Tokyo hands over $200 million within 72 hours. In a video posted online Tuesday, a masked man clad in black and holding a knife stands over two kneeling men in orange jumpsuits...
posted on Jan 20, 2015, 125 replies
Posse Comitatus
I had heard of this Miracle Mineral stuff before. Alt treatment for cancer and purifies water just like standard bleach like water tabs. It is 100% legal just like vitamins and herbal cures. So an Army of cops raid a guy...
posted on Jan 19, 2015, 120 replies
Aliens and UFOs
One possible configuration of the huge "Boomerang" shaped craft seen by many people in multiple states over the past decade and more importantly, over Phoenix Arizona in the late 90s. I ran across this interesting picture online a bit ago. I took a look at it, and sure enough, its exactly what was described in...
posted on Jan 19, 2015, 119 replies
Political Issues
with the UK general elections coming up Im at a loss. To me not voting achieves nothing as there will all ways be someone who does vote and that means a goverment will be elected not voting just makes you irrelevant. But the option are so depressing.... Conservatives: Ok my local MP is ok and some of...
posted on Jan 20, 2015, 116 replies
Conspiracies in Religions
First, we establish the fact in Gnosticism, the "Demiurge" is the chief evil of the Universe. It is the same blood-thirsty god of the Jews in the Old Testament of the Bible - the creator of the fake/evil Universe where we live in. Links to references below this post (please...
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posted on Jan 18, 2015, 443 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest

"The two men, accused of being gay, are seen being led to the edge of a tall building as a large crowd gathers below to watch. The men are then photographed falling through the air. A later photograph shows their broken bodies...
posted on Jan 16, 2015, 377 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
This is an interesting twist and I must say, I saw it coming. A Christian man has asked a Colorado baker (who is known to be LGBT-friendly) to decorate a cake with an anti-gay slogan, and the baker...
posted on Jan 18, 2015, 336 replies
Deconstructing Disinformation
Fox News is in hot water for comments made by their terrorism "expert" Steven Emerson as of late. During a discussion, he stated that "large swaths of European cities have been overtaken by Muslim...
posted on Jan 16, 2015, 327 replies
Other Current Events
So it didn't take long for the madness to start and the "victimhood" of one group over others, yet again, to be ramped up front and centre. A prominent European Jewish organization is now calling on European leaders to allow European Jews...
posted on Jan 17, 2015, 250 replies
Cryptozoology
Always been interested in hairy hominid reports and there's a recent article over on website about Bob Garrett which sounds pretty intriguing (if only from a government conspiracy angle) -here's what M.B. had to say about it: "[size=3]The Government...
posted on Jan 18, 2015, 245 replies
US Political Madness
If the man in the White House gets his way, much of the wealth a family has accumulated over a life time may be taken away from the rightful heirs and given away to others. Oh, they call...
posted on Jan 17, 2015, 224 replies
Aliens and UFOs
"A UFO has been spotted near the International Space Station in footage broadcast after astronauts evacuated part of the orbiting craft. Alien spotters noticed a strange object disappear behind the ISS, reigniting bizarre claims that the space station is actually a place for aliens to come out hang out with...
posted on Jan 16, 2015, 189 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
"The Rev. Al Sharpton announced he was holding an “emergency meeting” to discuss Hollywood’s all-white list of Oscar nominees and talk about possible action against the Academy...
posted on Jan 16, 2015, 183 replies
Aliens and UFOs
”Texas couple describes triangle UFO at 20 feet” Hi ATSians and Good Morning! I found this scintillating first-hand UFO report posted by MUFON's Roger Marsh on January 12th. " A Texas couple near Leon Valley and San Antonio reported...
posted on Jan 17, 2015, 181 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
After reading a thread about how the Muslims Brotherhood supposedly started a political party and the replies saying that America will soon fall under Sharia Law I wonder who is the bigger threat Radical...
posted on Jan 18, 2015, 172 replies
Other Current Events
Since the attacks on Paris, I've noticed how little we've heard condemning the events from the Muslim world. For clarity, sure some western muslims have said they didn't support what happened, many condemned. But what of Islamic nations, where are the responses from the people of these countries? Back in...
posted on Jan 17, 2015, 147 replies
US Political Madness
After watching this video, and reading some of the comments below. Got me to thinking. Do Americans really know what the civil war was all about?
First answer people will say is slavery. Do you think they are correct ? Was everyone in the...
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posted on Jan 14, 2015, 310 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
"A judge has ruled that a florist who came under fire after refusing to provide flowers for a gay couple’s wedding can be personally sued and held liable by the Washington state attorney general’s office. Barronelle Stutzman...
posted on Jan 14, 2015, 283 replies
US Political Madness
"Washington, DC: With an eye toward the 2016 election, the radical Muslim Brotherhood has built the framework for a political party in America that seeks to turn Muslims into an Islamist voting bloc. 'Muslim voters have the potential to be swing voters in 2016," said Nihad Awad in launching...
posted on Jan 12, 2015, 220 replies
World War Three
This is breaking right now. The Twitter account has been hacked by a group claiming to be the ISIS CyberCaliphate. There are apparently secret personnel documents being posted via the Twitter account. Recent...
posted on Jan 12, 2015, 211 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
A major issue were having is everyone is having unplanned children. In my opinion in the modern if you have children you and your spouse need to have a plan in place before. Both parents should learn about diet and cleansing and spend 3 months prior to conception eating a very regimented diet. This will help to eliminate serious mental...
posted on Jan 13, 2015, 194 replies
World War Three
Hello once again ATS. For quite a few weeks now an ongoing series of events has had us all stymied and trying to make sense of the senseless. Massive international computer wars...
posted on Jan 12, 2015, 184 replies
War On Terrorism
This is a proposition that we are slowly having our brains juxtaposizized with smoke and mirror mind screwing concerning our perception of maniac Muslims. The effect is, efforts are being made, that we are embracing...
posted on Jan 12, 2015, 170 replies
Breaking Political News
I posted some comments with this when I put it up. It finally posted, but sans original comments. I've been robbed! But I've decided, on second thought, it's just as well. "WASHINGTON, Jan 12 (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic congressional...
posted on Jan 12, 2015, 163 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
45 shot, 8 murdered in Chicago. Those are the crime stats in Chicago since January 1, 2015. Do those lives matter? Are there any protests planned? Are Jesse Jackson and Al Sharpton planning to meet with leaders of Chicago? Obama and Holder? Are there...
posted on Jan 13, 2015, 152 replies
Philosophy and Metaphysics
I just finished reading two news articles which I will list in a moment. The articles are regarding the recent murder of approximately 2,000 people in Nigeria by Boko Harem. Here are the links to the articles: To start, this is not a Christianity bashing thread. Nor is this a thread in which any individuals...
posted on Jan 13, 2015, 152 replies
US Political Madness
Obama is pushing a government run internet according to this story. Something about striking down State laws in favor of local laws that govern internet policies? Not sure what's going on with this. Something...
posted on Jan 15, 2015, 140 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
" It was a one-mile walk home from a Silver Spring park on Georgia Avenue on a Saturday afternoon. But what the parents saw as a moment of independence for their 10-year-old son and 6-year-old daughter, they say authorities...
posted on Jan 14, 2015, 132 replies
World War Three
Russia Cuts Off Ukraine Gas Supply To 6 European Countries " Vladimir Putin ordered the Russian state energy giant Gazprom to cut supplies to and through Ukraine amid accusations, according to The Daily Mail, that its neighbor has...