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TSA Let Explosives Go through Security but Seize Traveler’s $75,000

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It was reported recently that undercover federal agents tested the TSA’s security protocols by trying to get through (inert) explosives, weapons, and other contraband. Apparently, these undercover agents were successful about 95% of the time in getting these items passed

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EPA to Monitor Colorado Residents’ Water Usage

shower

Recently, we reported about how the EPA wanted to monitor hotel guests’ shower habits in an attempt to “modify” people’s behavior. Leave it to them to decide how long is “too long” for a person to take a shower. Unless

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Senate Bill Gives $60 Million to CDC to Study "Epidemic of Gun Violence"

stop gun violence

I didn’t know that “gun violence” was a disease. Liberals are always redefining things. Marriage has been redefined so that it is no longer just between a man and a woman. Science has been redefined so that it is now

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New Thync Device Gets You Excited or Puts You to Sleep on Command

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A new wearable device called Thync will allow users to zap their brains into whatever general state the user desires, excitement or drowsiness: Thync costs $299 and has just been released to the public. It provides “calm or energy on

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White House Afraid to Say Whether Patriot Act Actually Does Any Good

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I remember during the dreaded “sequester,” government officials and media personalities were saying that planes were going to fall out of the sky, people were going to be eating diseased meat products because government meat inspectors would be put on

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Senate Fails to Reauthorize the Patriot Act - NSA Spying Over?

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The Senate blocked reauthorization of the Patriot Act early Saturday, and left for Memorial Day recess without a clear plan to reauthorize the bill before it expires May 31. Senators rejected both a two-month extension of the bill the National Security Agency

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Is the Labor Department Lying About Unemployment?

Unemployment Ministry of Truth

Anyone who is actually on the ground trying to find a job knows that the American job market is bleak. But the statistics coming from the Labor Department (with the help of the Census Bureau) are not quite as dismal

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You Can’t End the Police State Without Ending the Welfare State

police state

With the recent police shooting in South Carolina topping off a growing list of “justifiable” police homicides, many Americans have become painfully aware of the tyrannical reality of the police state. Many of the recent victims of police state brutality

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Feds Instructing Banks to Call Cops on Customers Who Withdraw More Than $5,000?

bank teller cash

These days, we’re taught to “say something” if we “see something.” Everything can be considered “suspicious activity.” For people in a more official capacity, there’s incentive to over-report. If something happens, and it turns out that an official could have

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Huxley vs. Orwell: Whose Dystopian Prophecy was Closer to the Truth?

Huxley vs Orwell

In 1949, George Orwell’s publishers sent his old French teacher, Aldous Huxley, a copy of Orwell’s new book, Nineteen Eighty-Four. Then Huxley sent Orwell a letter, both congratulating him for his fine work and gently criticizing his vision of the future:

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Has the FCC Reversed its Policy on Internet Regulation?

FCC U-Turn

As recently as last year, the FCC did not have any plans to ensure Net Neutrality through internet regulation. Nope. Not even an inkling. So why is the FCC suddenly desirous to bring the entire internet under rules designed to

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NSA Caught Embedding Spyware in Hard Drives

hard drive spyware

A Russian research group, Kaspersky Lab, has uncovered a very tricky bit of NSA spyware that can embed in virtually any hard drive, no matter the manufacturer, to collect information, or even control computers remotely: According to Kaspersky, the spies

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