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posted on Jan 27, 2015, 41 flags
Political Mud-Pit
Ukrainian parliament member deputy Oleg Tsarov talking about the United States backed operation called "techcomp" designed to start a civil war in Ukraine. Click on the CC button at the bottom right of the video screen to see the translation. I dont even know what to think of this. Its almost hard to believe that this actually happened. this video is from 11/20/2013.
posted on Jan 28, 2015, 28 flags
Political Mud-Pit
You couldn't make this stuff up. UC Berkely students are now protesting Domino's Pizza because of an ad that thanks cows for milk. For one hour, roughly 20 students stationed themselves in front of the popular pizza chain equipped with a variety of signs which read: “milk comes from grieving mothers,” “dairy cows are exploited for their breast milk,” and “all animals deserve to be free.” In an attempt to equate cows to humans, one protester suggested the ad disrespected his own mother. “I’m here because I love my mom, and I would never want her to endure a life of violence...
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posted on Jan 26, 2015, 26 flags
Political Issues
As a follow-up to the last thread link below (thanks to those who contributed with their comments/thoughts - most of which I concur with) Please briefly comment on whether the UK monarchy should now be abolished and...
posted on Jan 29, 2015, 22 flags
Political Issues
" If you like the [health care] plan you have, you can keep it " –President Barack Obama, June 6, 2009 " We found the weapons of mass destruction [in Iraq]. We found biological laboratories "President George W. Bush, May 29, 2003 " We are not about to send American boys nine or ten...
posted on Jan 26, 2015, 16 flags
Political Issues
"“We actually reached a milestone here that I think is noteworthy for the Senate. We just passed our fifteenth roll call vote on an amendment, on this bill, which is more roll call votes on amendments than the entire United States Senate in all of 2014.”" This is a direct...
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posted on Jan 23, 2015, 15 flags
Political Mud-Pit
Looks like Al Gore is really going off the deep end to fight this global warming scare. He modestly suggests that the cities need to be compartmentalized and all cars be stopped. The cost will be $90 trillion......that's 90,000,000,000,000 dollars....
posted on Jan 29, 2015, 14 flags
Politicians & People
A shocking 29 members of staff have left the couple's service with a former body guard taking him to court ,The lawsuit was just filed with Jerusalem district labour court. Mr Naftali explains in the suit that he worked for 20 months at the Balfour...
posted on Jan 29, 2015, 14 flags
Politicians & People
I thought everyone would get a kick out of this.
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posted on Jan 18, 2015, 19 flags
Political Mud-Pit
...Guess this should go in the "Jokes and Pranks" forum? "With the shake of an Etch-A-Sketch, Mitt Romney reintroduced himself to the Republican Party on Friday as a man interested in running for president because of his desire to address poverty and income inequality. One only wonders why the...
posted on Jan 24, 2015, 13 flags
Political Issues
Who thinks the UK Queen and her cohorts should move into council housing and why? Personally I think its a very good idea and long overdue, not sure how neighbourly she would be. But it would be interesting im sure.
posted on Jan 17, 2015, 12 flags
Above Politics
I'm not a salaried payed individual, however, if you are, a new proposal administered through the Department of Labor is expected to increase the threshold requirements that employers use to determine if a salary employee qualifies for over time...
posted on Jan 20, 2015, 12 flags
Political Mud-Pit
President Obama will give his 2015 State of the Union address tonight. What will he talk about now that he has an "unfriendly" Congress ? Perhaps some rehashing of old topics that might be impossible and extra rhetoric that may require reading between the lines. Watch for emphasis...
posted on Jan 27, 2015, 12 flags
Political Mud-Pit
Guess he was elected dictator instead of mayor. People are still gonna have to get out--to hospitals, ERs, disabled friends, pharmacies. And now they'll be committing a misdemeanor. This guy is a moron, a communist--and he's married to a black lesbian. And NYC elected him. "Mayor Bill de Blasio announced this...
posted on Jan 22, 2015, 11 flags
Politicians & People
Just beyond my imagination that this is possible: 90-11e4-9f89-561284a573f8_story.html Clinton approaches the nominating season in a dominant position, leading Bush by 54 percent to 41 percent among registered voters and Romney by 55 percent to 40 percent. Clinton leads in new 2016 poll...
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posted on Jan 6, 2015, 49 flags
Politicians & People
Ok... Please tell me I'm seeing things here. You can even hear him take a big whiff, twice, while he's sticking his nose in her hair... And then he tries to kiss the girl, while she pulls away. She looked completely uncomfortable during...
posted on Jan 11, 2015, 42 flags
Political Ideology
" While many of her followers fawned over the latest “suck it, Liberals!” tweet, one user noticed how creepy the photo was if you stopped to think about...
posted on Jan 11, 2015, 27 flags
Political Mud-Pit
Was Barack Hussein Obama A Sunni Wolf Dressed In The Clothes Of A Democratic Lamb? The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant is a Sunni Islamist rebel group of which Barack Hussein Obama...
posted on Jan 10, 2015, 22 flags
Political Issues
I put this in Political Issues forum, because ultimately, that's what it it. As a veteran educator of 17 years, I have watched the government systematically destroy what was once a pretty darn good education system in the U.S. ...
posted on Jan 1, 2015, 20 flags
Political Ideology
So it turns out that minimum wage increases don't destroy the economy, end business or get everyone fired as so many people like to claim here. I find it funny that the business people quoted are claiming it didn't do any good (other than the workers of course,...
posted on Dec 21, 2014, 19 flags
Politicians & People
Well I would expect this. Especially after he himself apparently has helped pour fuel into the fires. Lots of trouble with the entire mess. " It’s all about him. The Rev. Al Sharpton claimed Sunday...
posted on Jan 4, 2015, 18 flags
Political Issues
Here's how to know when you're being manipulated: When journalism majors cite statistics that they claim "proves" their political agenda. Here's the context: Sam Brownback, Governor of Kansas, lowered taxes. Kansas borders Missouri....
posted on Jan 2, 2015, 16 flags
Politicians & People
Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid is in a Las Vegas hospital following injuries sustained while exercising at home. " A piece of equipment Senator Reid was using to exercise broke, causing him to fall and break a number of ribs and bones...
posted on Dec 28, 2014, 15 flags
Political Mud-Pit
Greetings ATS. Here are some ruminations over recent political headlines, with a few questions to ponder. Near the end of 2008, it would have been difficult to believe that the people of the United States of America would ever accept...
posted on Dec 28, 2014, 14 flags
Political Ideology
Monarchies.. fail.. Communism.. fail.. Socialism.. fail .. Republics..fail.. democracies..fail .. capitolism.. fail.. religion .. fail.. governments.. fail.. leaders.. fail .. Yet people blindly follow.. cling to.. fight and die over all these failed systems .. why ? what makes any of them worth following...
posted on Jan 18, 2015, 13 flags
Above Politics
I have always thought of myself as republican, but there are some things I cannot reconcile with either party. Things that seem to be obvious there should be little...
posted on Dec 29, 2014, 11 flags
Political Mud-Pit
Well he's making his agenda clear. Obama says his pen is full and ready to click & sign the Veto line. Obama is "warning" Republicans he will not sign new laws that he doesn't necessarily like !!! Looks like the next...