| Political Talk|| re: UK is censoring Internet like China under guise of porn filter - heehaw on 12/24/13 at 4:19 am|
Use common sense, obviously porn is not good for an eight year old, but a 15 year old watching porn is not a big deal....
| Political Talk|| re: UK is censoring Internet like China under guise of porn filter - heehaw on 12/24/13 at 2:35 am|
Thats what I have heard about the people over there.
Unfortunately, I dont think its much different here. Of course over here they just spy on us without letting us know before hand....
| Political Talk|| UK is censoring Internet like China under guise of porn filter - heehaw on 12/24/13 at 1:07 am|
Big surprise here.
[quote]The idea of an internet porn filter has always been a political fiction, a conveniently inaccurate sound bite used to conjure images of hardcore fisting and ...
| Political Talk|| GlaxoSmithKline pledges to stop bribing doctors to peddle their drugs - heehaw on 12/19/13 at 3:46 am|
| Political Talk|| re: Lawsuits: Cops forced man to undergo enemas, colonoscopy - heehaw on 12/19/13 at 3:27 am|
[quote]After all this, "no drugs were found in or on Plaintiff's person," according to the lawsuit.[/quote]
if this is the same story that was making the rounds a couple months ago, then the hospital also sent him a bill for all this shite....
| Political Talk|| re: Diplomatic Feud Between India and U.S. Could Get Even Uglier - heehaw on 12/19/13 at 3:23 am|
[quote]because of concerns about his actions during 2002 rioting in his state, an event that killed thousands of people, mostly Muslims.
Has to be more to the story than just this, imo. He's done something else to upset people in our government....
| Political Talk|| re: Phil Robertson thinks blacks were happier during the Jim Crow era - heehaw on 12/18/13 at 10:01 pm|
Extremely stupid thing for him to say, but I can kinda see his point. At least back then the black community wasnt riddled with drugs and broken families.
But then again America in general, not just the black community, has a lot more drugs and broken families than 60 years ago....
| Political Talk|| re: Gallup: Biggest threat to U.S. is big govt, by a continually widening margin - heehaw on 12/18/13 at 9:29 pm|
Too bad big gov, big business, and big labor are on the same side....
| Political Talk|| re: It was a market decision to kick off robertson - heehaw on 12/18/13 at 9:06 pm|
Because a book that has been translated, changed, rewritten, and interpreted hundreds of different ways throughout its history told him it is bad....
| Political Talk|| re: Trans Pacific Partnership - heehaw on 12/18/13 at 1:43 pm|
I dont watch/read much mainstream stuff but I have seen it on RT....
| Political Talk|| re: Trans Pacific Partnership - heehaw on 12/18/13 at 1:28 pm|
[quote]finally something the union supporters on the left and the anti-amnesty Tea Partiers can come together to oppose. Barry is gonna have a tough time pushing this through Congress.
IDK...there are going to A LOT of lobbyists on the Hill for this one....
| Political Talk|| re: Trans Pacific Partnership - heehaw on 12/18/13 at 1:25 pm|
But some senile fart from Duck Dynasty going off about gays is more important....
| Political Talk|| re: Phil Robertson :A Vagina Is ‘More Desirable Than A Man’s Anus’ - heehaw on 12/18/13 at 1:24 pm|
Dont play stupid, its a politically charged issue. Bringing religion into the discussion doesnt change that....
| Political Talk|| re: Phil Robertson :A Vagina Is ‘More Desirable Than A Man’s Anus’ - heehaw on 12/18/13 at 1:17 pm|
Conservatives always say celebrities need to stay out of politics, but when one actually agrees with them they eat it up. :lol:...
| Political Talk|| re: Trans Pacific Partnership - heehaw on 12/18/13 at 1:12 pm|
Big win for corporations and the political class. Big loss for everybody else.
The part about corporations being able to sue countries through a tribunal (instead of a court), due to things like not achieving expected profit, is a must read. Corporations are well on their way to becoming more pow...
| Political Talk|| re: Inside the-Saudi 911 Cover Up - heehaw on 12/16/13 at 6:53 pm|
[quote]well, they have us by the nads with oil but if we played a nonpolitical war with them we could wipe them off the face of the earth and take all their oil for ourselves. As libertarian as I am, I'd be ok with wars to steal resources if it makes products cheaper on the home front.
| Political Talk|| re: Fast and Furious - heehaw on 12/14/13 at 8:55 pm|
I was thinking of this the other day when reading about the Contras scandal under Reagan.
Does anyone really think the guns for drugs schemes with South American cartels and right wing paramilitary groups really ended after that? Does anyone think that was an isolated incident?
Fast and Furio...
| Political Talk|| re: Japan's nuclear meltdown having effects on US environment? - heehaw on 12/10/13 at 9:09 pm|
[quote]This could have very negative effects on fisherman, and coastal real estate property. It could have detrimental ocean environment effects, and some impact on humans if they consume contaminated seafood.
If this is anywhere near as bad as people are claiming then we will be affec...
| Political Talk|| re: US to support French intervention in Central African Republic - heehaw on 12/9/13 at 2:04 pm|
[quote]forced on the ground huh? I'm assuming he means "forces." And nowhere has any official said U.S. troops will be on the ground in a combat capacity. What is happening is that the U.S. has agreed to airlift African Union forces.[/quote]
Yeah, and in Libya all that we were going to do was enf...
| Political Talk|| US to support French intervention in Central African Republic - heehaw on 12/9/13 at 1:36 pm|
[quote]In other words, look for the C.A.R./Congo region to get drastically "destabilized" in the coming weeks, especially with both French and the US f...
| Political Talk|| re: Hersh Alleges Obama Administration Lied on Syria Gas Attack - heehaw on 12/9/13 at 9:48 am|
[quote]Not really funny considering we're looking at a second episode of an American administration manipulating facts to get us into another quagmire in the desert.[/quote]
Just proof that the president isnt much more than a figurehead, at least when it comes to foreign policy, imo. I dont think...
| Political Talk|| re: Hersh Alleges Obama Administration Lied on Syria Gas Attack - heehaw on 12/9/13 at 9:43 am|
Yes, the cherry picked intelligence, and all that jazz. The ones that used sarin gas were actually the rebels we were supporting....
| Political Talk|| re: Leaked documents a new blow for Obama administration - heehaw on 12/9/13 at 9:42 am|
TPP is just terrible. Its pretty much being written by corporate lobbyists. Corporations are going to be more powerful than a lot of countries they operate in after this thing passes. Just read about the tribunals and how corporations will be able to sue a country if they claim a regulation keeps th...
| Political Talk|| re: Hersh Alleges Obama Administration Lied on Syria Gas Attack - heehaw on 12/9/13 at 9:37 am|
This was widely reported when Obama and the neo-cons were beating the drums of war....
| Tiger Rant|| re: what is the factor that is keeping us from consistently dominating? - heehaw on 12/8/13 at 11:38 pm|
Playing not to lose. No killer instinct. Too many mental mistakes. Too many players getting in trouble. Coaching....
| Political Talk|| NSA morale is down - heehaw on 12/8/13 at 10:26 am|
I realize it must be hard on the NSA workers...all these people cursing and bashing them. I mean, whats really ...
| Political Talk|| "It wont be long before they storm this chamber and they hang you... - heehaw on 12/8/13 at 9:06 am|
and they'll be right!"
Strong words by a British parliament member at the EU: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CBVFpYN0iNo...
| Tiger Rant|| re: AJ10's release - heehaw on 12/7/13 at 6:48 pm|
jennings = jamarcus russell, marcus randall, jordan jefferson, rohan davey, and ryan perriloux combined into one...
| Political Talk|| re: So the FBI is turning on web cams..."watcha hiding there big boy?" - heehaw on 12/7/13 at 5:50 pm|
[quote]Privacy is dead, and it is never coming back. Even beyond government snoops, a more integrated world means the elimination of privacy.
What do you think this means?
Some 1984 scenario where everyone is spying on everyone?
Maybe everyone will realize that everyone else has w...
| Political Talk|| re: Obama White House Doesn't Want Journalists, It Wants "State Media." - heehaw on 12/7/13 at 3:09 pm|
[quote] Jeremy Scahill is a lying piece of shite who just wants to make a splash writing inflammatory shite.
Let me guess, you dont like the picture he paints of the armed forces in Dirty Wars?...