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Americans Even More Pessimistic Amid New Economic News

June 6, 2011

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Image: graur razvan ionut / FreeDigitalPhotos.net The economic news just keeps piling on. A new poll released by The Hill says a full one-third of Americans expect to be worse off by November of 2012. More than one in three likely voters expect to be worse off when they go to the polls a year […]

NYPD Officer Nearly Runs Over Man, Beats Him, Gets Probation

June 6, 2011

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  by  neoliminal  What would happen to you if you nearly ran a pedestrian over with your car then, when the pedestrian slaps your car and yells at you, you jump out and beat the man in the face with a bat? Jail? Not if you have a get-away-with-crime-free pass issued by the police department. Officer Marc […]

An Example of the TSA’s Sexual Assaults and Texas Pat Down Ban Back?

June 3, 2011

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Another example of groping for government and how the government handles those who would rather not be molested any time they wish to travel. After a woman refused to go through a full body scanner she was pulled aside and made to undergo the pat down procedure. When the TSA agent touched the woman’s breasts, […]

5 Years in Jail for Embedding a YouTube Video?

June 3, 2011

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Image: jscreationzs / FreeDigitalPhotos.net Is it possible that our copyright laws could be made even more draconian? So much so that a person could go to prison for five years for the unspeakable crime of embedding a YouTube video on their blog or website? Apparently, the answer is yes. Three Senators want to amend the […]