top topics:  august 20, 2014

off-topic

sci/tech

mysteries

current

politics

conspiracy

news
posted on Aug 19, 2014, 182 flags
Fragile Earth
" Traces of plankton and other microorganisms have been found living on the exterior of the International Space Station (ISS), according to Russian space officials. They claim the plankton were not carried there at launch – but are thought to have been blown there by air currents on Earth. Incredibly, the tiny organisms were found to be able to survive in the vacuum of space despite the freezing temperatures, lack of oxygen and cosmic radiation. " The article continues: " The discovery was made during a routine spacewalk by Russian cosmonauts Olek Artemyev and Alexander Skvortsov,...
posted on Aug 18, 2014, 95 flags
Posse Comitatus
Following coordinated attacks on civilians and law enforcement, Governor Nixon signs executive order directing Missouri National Guard resources to Ferguson. Exec. 14-09: "NOW, THEREFORE, I, JEREMIAH W. (JAY) NIXON, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI, by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and laws of the State of Missouri, including section 41.480, RSMo, order and direct the Adjutant General of the State of Missouri, or his designee, to forthwith call and order into active service such portions of the organized militia as he deems necessary to aid the executive officials of Missouri, to protect life and property,...
3 days...
posted on Aug 18, 2014, 69 flags
ATS Skunk Works
A friend sent me this image: Normally, I see rocks as rocks... For the most part. But today I think pareidolia has gotten the better of me! This can't be a thigh bone can it? Original image: Not sure who originally found this, but kudos......
posted on Aug 19, 2014, 61 flags
The Gray Area
I’m posting this here because I don't know where else to post this for discussion. I've toyed with the thought of aliens, but it seems so weird, yet what else could it be. Here is the account: My son was visiting...
posted on Aug 19, 2014, 52 flags
Breaking Alternative News
" Not being covered by MSM at the moment but ISIS have released a video on Twitter showing the beheading of American Journalist James Wright Foley.
" James was kidnapped in 2012 whilst reporting from Syria. His beheading by these barbarians is in response to American Air Strikes in Iraq....
posted on Aug 20, 2014, 44 flags
Posse Comitatus
I wanted to share this article from the Washington post by Sunil Dutta, a professor of homeland security at Colorado Tech University, and has been an officer with the Los Angeles Police Department for 17 years. In the article he tries to explain why It’s not...
posted on Aug 18, 2014, 35 flags
Origins and Creationism
I'm creating this thread to list 10 popular fallacies and misconceptions that evolution deniers (usually YECers) use to try to disprove evolution with as well as the truth about those misconceptions. The list is in no particular order. The reason for the thread is because I'm tired of repeating...
posted on Aug 18, 2014, 33 flags
Above Politics
When does smoking pot or even stealing cigars justify 2 bullets in the head ? Different place but during the Argentina basic collapse of the 80's one story I read of an old woman who had not eaten and stole two oranges from a fruit vender. She was...
5 days...
posted on Aug 16, 2014, 75 flags
Posse Comitatus
Breaking now. Curfew from 12 am to 5 am. Citizens at presser are outraged. Shouting down the Governor, the Missouri Highway Patrol representive, Capt. Johnosn, whom they previously lauded. It's out of control....
posted on Aug 17, 2014, 72 flags
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
i just learned something from this video today that id like to share with everyone. Know your rights and stop all this tyrannical nonsense.
posted on Aug 15, 2014, 69 flags
Aliens and UFOs
Caught this on the local news tonight, and did a little research seems to be legit. Created quite a stir from what I've read. The video where someone is filming lighting driving down the highway is pretty amazing, especially since they didn't know they were filming some type of craft. Check it out, I couldn't find any other thread...
posted on Aug 15, 2014, 52 flags
Posse Comitatus
" "Police in Ferguson, Missouri, once charged a man with destruction of property for bleeding on their uniforms while four of them allegedly beat him. “On and/or about the 20th day of Sept. 20, 2009 at or near 222 S. Florissant within the corporate limits of Ferguson, Missouri,...
posted on Aug 16, 2014, 50 flags
Medical Issues & Conspiracies
With this kind of uneducated thinking it is no wonder things are going from bad to worse.. "A mob descended on the center at around 5:30 p.m., chanting, “No Ebola in West Point! No Ebola in West Point!” They stormed...
posted on Aug 17, 2014, 39 flags
9/11 Conspiracies
The SINGLE MOST IMPORTANT ANALYSIS of the events of 9/11. A report by E. P. Heidner dated 2010/09/01. He was a former employee of the DIA branch of the Office of Naval Intelligence (ONI). The brand new ONI offices in the newly renovated Pentagon wing were totally destroyed...
10 days...
posted on Aug 13, 2014, 243 flags
Posse Comitatus
I'm starting a new thread, with some of the tweets coming in from Ferguson right now. By several reports from local politicians, reporters, and others on the scene, over 50 people have...
posted on Aug 11, 2014, 147 flags
Deconstructing Disinformation
This websites owner apparently believes there’s little propaganda, inside Western Media… "SkepticOverlordv 2nd post: The difference between propaganda and bias is very important. US (and other western) news media exhibits bias, with RT represents propaganda. My posts in another thread outline my experience...
posted on Aug 11, 2014, 109 flags
Ancient & Lost Civilizations
The enemy's sword buries itself into your lower abdomen. You begin to choke as the blood exits your body. Realizing defeat, you slowly fall to the ground, lying there as fragile as the day you were born. Darkness...
posted on Aug 11, 2014, 103 flags
Other Current Events
US actor Robin Williams found dead, aged 63, in apparent suicide, California police say. Williams was famous for films such as Good Morning Vietnam and Dead Poet's Society. The authorities in California are describing it as an apparent suicide. on...
posted on Aug 12, 2014, 102 flags
Posse Comitatus
I just seen this pic on twitter and was absolutely gob smacked America has become a militarised police state and this pic shows it I'm from the uk and can see the us is going down a sad path of total Orwellian style sh!t I feel bad for these folks even if they are looters...
posted on Aug 15, 2014, 81 flags
ATS Skunk Works
From the sands of Mars on Sol 719 emerge an incredible relic of its past: A crowned head of a statue! Right in front of Curiosity, it appears as if he was staring at the Rover. Are clearly visible eye sockets, the nose, the mouth...
posted on Aug 14, 2014, 65 flags
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
Anonymous Playing Hardball With Ferguson - Releases Officer's Name, and More "NEW YORK (CNNMoney) —The online hacking group Anonymous has released the name of the man it believes to be the police...
posted on Aug 13, 2014, 58 flags
Aliens and UFOs
[align=center][color=Brown]Gulf Breeze UFO Flap (Part I)[/color][/align] [align=center][color=Green]Background[/color][/align] Beginning on November 11, 1987,...
posted on Aug 12, 2014, 57 flags
Medical Issues & Conspiracies
No, this is not another Robin Williams thread. We have enough and I'm still waiting for the conspiracies to start surfacing. CIA, Illuminati etc. The usual suspects. This is a piece I caught on the radio this morning and it rang a bell. They played...
posted on Aug 14, 2014, 54 flags
New World Order
And they are using the conflict between Russia/China/BRICS and the U.S./E.U. to engineer the collapse. Putin, Obama and other world leaders and governments are mere pawns to be used to achieve...
posted on Aug 12, 2014, 53 flags
Middle East Issues
"Israel lashed out on Tuesday after the UN Human Rights Council named the man who will be running an inquiry into its Gaza offensive." Israel's gov't lashed out? Didn't see that coming. "Canadian international lawyer William Schabas, who will head...
posted on Aug 14, 2014, 50 flags
Posse Comitatus
There are probably a few things going on in Ferguson that you won't see on the MSM, this is just one of them. As I was following the live feeds tonight in SkepticOverlord's thread I saw an interview with a protester that caused me to stop and think. He stated...