hot topics:  october 21, 2014
posted on Oct 19, 2014, 596 replies
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 marriage is the union of a man and a woman.  Ministers face a 180-day jail term and $1,000 fine for each day they decline to celebrate the same-sex wedding. Just this weekend, a case has arisen in Idaho, where city officials have told ordained ministers they have to celebrate same-sex weddings or face fines and jail time. " Most who have read my posts know that I have no...
posted on Oct 18, 2014, 118 replies
Diseases and Pandemics
Is Obama being just stupid? He is a rigid minded person that only moves off the dogma in his mind by the public getting on his case. He has little independent wisdom, original thinking capacity, or just mother wit and logic. Obama is like a flimsy piece of paper in the wind he only gets blown from one thought to the next without EVER intuiting any profound thought. One the other hand when the obvious comes about such as to ban people from the Ebola smitten countries he seems to lose common sense. Sometimes even the often hysterical Alex Jones is right …and in this case I totally agree with him. Jones points put that even African countries have wisely banned people from stricken countries from entering their...
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posted on Oct 18, 2014, 173 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
I hate watching videos as much as anyone, but, alas, watching this video is the most credible source. Synopsis: A white family of three (husband, wife, 9 year old son) are on a crowded bus. Bus driver is getting frustrated and tells people to start packing it in towards the back of...
posted on Oct 18, 2014, 134 replies
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 19, 2014, 117 replies
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 18, 2014, 111 replies
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 20, 2014, 105 replies
Dreams & Predictions
Hello ATS, as title says, ask me a question if you want.
posted on Oct 19, 2014, 101 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
We need to keep the prisons full. I mean has this mom lost her mind? This is going to cut into my profits!! $$$$ ""I was very shocked and appalled," Susan Schrivjer said of when she saw the "Breaking Bad" action figures...
posted on Oct 18, 2014, 91 replies
Conspiracies in Religions
" Georgia Republican Congressional hopeful Jody Hice said on his radio show on Thursday that Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was correct in remarks he made recently regarding faith in U.S. society. In a speech at Colorado Christian...
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posted on Oct 17, 2014, 225 replies
Diseases and Pandemics
Mods, please place in proper forum and change as appropriate. Didn't see this anywhere else on here. Funny after the CDC Director was talking about being on buses the other day....well not funny...but you know. (Updated at 12:05 p.m.) Arlington County’s hazmat team is on the scene at the Pentagon due...
posted on Oct 16, 2014, 175 replies
Conspiracies in Religions
You don't hear about Jehovah's Witnesses in the media that often if at all. They do exist and they are becoming a widely accepted religion. I was born into a JW family and continued showing interest in the religion as I got older. A growing problem within the JW congregations (churches) is the younger ones who do some sort...
posted on Oct 16, 2014, 136 replies
Diseases and Pandemics
"CDC director to face a series of tough questions" Just now getting started. This should be interesting. "CDC Director Thomas Frieden will likely face a series of tough questions from members of both parties about why his agency failed to put clearer procedures in place to...
posted on Oct 17, 2014, 136 replies
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 17, 2014, 114 replies
Other Current Events
Let me be clear first I am not anti-gay myself, but this is interesting news on the topic of "free speech." A student at the college, Monica Pompeo, apparently wrote a critique of movie that was required for a class called "Images of (Wo)men: From Icons to Iconoclasts"...
posted on Oct 17, 2014, 110 replies
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 16, 2014, 104 replies
Political Issues
Let's say you give a beggar one dollar. You got that dollar from your employer for doing some work. The dollar he gave you he cannot give to anyone else. He could have given someone else that dollar in exchange for work but decided to give it to you. Now if you give that dollar to a beggar, that potential other employee...
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posted on Oct 15, 2014, 671 replies
Diseases and Pandemics
I just heard this on ABC radio, twice. I did a google search and found nothing. I know what I heard. I am looking for confirmation, but finding nothing yet.
posted on Oct 15, 2014, 492 replies
Diseases and Pandemics
Working on adding the link as this is just breaking... Link from CNN: How did this even happen? Why was she allowed to travel? What the actual $&%* is going on here?
posted on Oct 15, 2014, 316 replies
Conspiracies in Religions
It seems there is a movement from the Religious Right to "strategically litigate", up to the Supreme Court, a "Church's" right to endorse or slam a political candidate, without loosing their Tax Exempt Status. "Called and organized by the Arizona-based conservative group Alliance Defending...
posted on Oct 15, 2014, 199 replies
Other Current Events
Yes! Finally! I have been proven sane after all! "If you’re a conspiracy theorist, then you’re crazy, right? That’s been the common belief for years, but recent studies prove that just the opposite is true. Researchers — psychologists and social...
posted on Oct 15, 2014, 175 replies
Breaking Alternative News
" WASHINGTON (Reuters): Lockheed Martin Corp said on Wednesday it had made a technological breakthrough in developing a power source based on nuclear fusion, and the first reactors, small enough to fit on the back of a truck, could be ready for use in a decade. Tom McGuire, who heads...
posted on Oct 15, 2014, 166 replies
The Gray Area
(@ the Mods: Feel free to contact me directly to confirm the truth of what I share here, if needed, as a few members are wondering if I am "making this up." I can assure you, I am not.) The title of my post says it all. Specifically,...
posted on Oct 15, 2014, 141 replies
Political Issues
" The city of Houston has issued subpoenas demanding a group of pastors turn over any sermons dealing with homosexuality, gender identity or Annise Parker, the city’s first openly lesbian mayor. And those ministers who fail to comply could be held in contempt of court. " I'm not really sure...
posted on Oct 17, 2014, 104 replies
Diseases and Pandemics
Well well well... in times like these, you sure do know who your friends are "Update: Channel 7 news anchor Indira Craig has posted on her Facebook page that Belize Prime Minister Dean Barrow in a callous move in view of very close Belize-U.S. relations, has denied entry into Belize for the stricken U.S. nationals...
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posted on Oct 12, 2014, 965 replies
Diseases and Pandemics
On CNN now Confirmed 2nd case. Who did not know this would go bad? It is all down hill from here. We seriously need a quarantine zone and airport and stop bringing...
posted on Oct 11, 2014, 408 replies
Conspiracies in Religions
I am addressing the religious posters here. Why keep posting/pushing on a conspiracy site? You MUST see the irony here. The only reason I can see is that you are attempting to accomplish what so many door knockers are trying to do...convert. Here's a hint...you...
posted on Oct 13, 2014, 142 replies
Global Meltdown
Hi I'm postulating here and making an assertion so please feel free to educate me. Companies who pay low wages devalue the entire job market. If low wage jobs had the bar raised such as mcdonalds it would force the entire labor market to adjust to their income level. The reason this...
posted on Oct 11, 2014, 140 replies
Medical Issues & Conspiracies
This information is based off of a 20yr research study: "Though there is new research to work with, the claims we hear from people with an anti-cannabis agenda are the same ones that get dredged up every time someone needs to make the case against legalization....
posted on Oct 14, 2014, 115 replies
Diseases and Pandemics
This will be a multi-part OP, so please bear with me and hold off on responding until I have all parts posted. [snipped] I have compiled this thread summarizing excerpts from Ebola research by recognized authorities on the subject across the world and in most cases, my sources are also...
posted on Oct 12, 2014, 109 replies
Science & Technology
and I realized that the notion that gravity is the result of spacetime pressing down onto mass/volume objects has never bothered to detail exactly what spacetime is materially composed of. Yes, there is a lot of information concerning the mathematical aspects of...
posted on Oct 13, 2014, 109 replies
Medical Issues & Conspiracies
Good morning, Ya'll! I have been thinking about this topic a LOT since the emergence of Ebola in the Western world: How bad does it have to get before I stop going to work, (I work...
posted on Oct 15, 2014, 103 replies
Breaking Political News
That's the view of Tory government Welfare minister and Lord , David Freud. "He said: "Now, there is a small… there is a group, and I know exactly who you mean, where actually as you say they’re not worth the full wage and...
posted on Oct 17, 2014, 102 replies
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...
posted on Oct 17, 2014, 98 replies
US Political Madness
Finally, someone is doing what needs to be done:
posted on Oct 14, 2014, 97 replies
Diseases and Pandemics
So the Swine Flu pandemic of 2009, was by the numbers worse than ebola is. Have a look at the numbers. "The 2009 flu pandemic in the United States was...
posted on Oct 16, 2014, 96 replies
Breaking Alternative News
" One Canfield resident — who said he saw the killing of Brown from start to finish and talked to the grand jury recently — has given the Post-Dispatch an account with some key differences from previous public statements from other witnesses. Among...
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posted on Oct 8, 2014, 589 replies
The Gray Area
Yes, this is a friend of a friend kind of post. Check my posting history, I don't do these kinds of threads. If a mod of member I trust wants details, pm me and I will provide. Source is a nurse who is also a relative of mine, and is currently a patient in a hospital. There are more lies being told about the case in Dallas than even...
posted on Oct 9, 2014, 340 replies
Breaking Political News
"WASHINGTON -- A federal judge in Texas struck down the state’s voter ID law on Thursday, calling the measure an “unconstitutional poll tax” that creates “an unconstitutional burden on the right to vote” intended to discriminate against Hispanic and African-American citizens."...
posted on Oct 8, 2014, 302 replies
Other Current Events
Gretchen Carlsen of FOX just reported on the air that there is a 2nd person with Ebola in Dallas who is being taken to the hospital. There is a news conference expected shortly. I will add more as I find it. Both links report that this man claims to have had contact with Duncan, and he showed up at a clinic with Ebola-like symptoms,...
posted on Oct 7, 2014, 197 replies
US Political Madness
This is a video made by Paul Begley, saying they are teaching his daughter Islam in school. How can this even be legal, and they should also teach Christianity as well. I would like to know what your opinions are on this ? I do not like it at all, I would pull my child out of that class. ...
posted on Oct 7, 2014, 177 replies
Posse Comitatus
Completely compliant, woman on 911 and there are 2 children in the car also. I'm quite tired of seeing this, when will someone take notice! Ask yourself if this is how you feel we should...
posted on Oct 10, 2014, 175 replies
Middle East Issues
Giving this whole ISIS thing a thought I've come to the conclusion that this ISIS group of people are busy with something which has little or nothing to do with religious conviction.... but with plain frustration. Frustration because nobody ever did listen to them, take them serious and lack of attention....
posted on Oct 7, 2014, 174 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
Apologies if already posted. "Cannabis can be as addictive as heroin or alcohol, causes mental health problems and can lead to hard drug use, according to a major new study led by a leading British expert on addiction." "The Daily...
posted on Oct 9, 2014, 156 replies
Ancient & Lost Civilizations
Hi all hope you don't mind me posting here. Hope you enjoy: Part I: Pi in The Sky A Sign of Creation ? The image below shows all planets to scale and 32 (31.4159625) Earths above the rest. A note here that we are...
posted on Oct 10, 2014, 149 replies
Aliens and UFOs
the topic of "sentient plasma spheres" came up elsewhere on this site recently, and i thought it was weird enough to merit its own thread. i don't know much about it, but it looks like a lot of members are hep to it. hopefully they'll data dump here...
posted on Oct 7, 2014, 142 replies
Global Meltdown
This article uses a pretty bad example in order to garner sympathy from me for college kids with student loan debt. Kids nowadays better wake up and realize the economy most us enjoyed is over unfortunately. College is increasingly a terrible decision for many young people. So this...
posted on Oct 10, 2014, 135 replies
Medical Issues & Conspiracies
With all of the pro pot propaganda in today's world I figured I'd post something to contrary. Seems as though Amanda Bynes may be a victim of schizophrenia. She was arrested a couple of years ago for marijuana possession. There has been proven links between marijuana use...
posted on Oct 9, 2014, 126 replies
Diseases and Pandemics
Can anyone in the area confirm this story " Governor Dannel Malloy has declared Connecticut to be in a state of public health emergency, enabling the indefinite suspension...