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  • These Teens Handcuffed for Selling Bottled Water Is Everything Wrong With Government

    06/25/2017 8:50:26 AM PDT · by grumpygresh · 44 replies
    Daily Sheeple ^ | 6/23/17 | Claire Bernish
    U.S. News reports, “A spokeswoman for the U.S. Park Police, Sgt. Anna Rose, confirms three teenagers were detained for vending without a license, but says she feels ‘this has gotten blown out of proportion
  • Europe on war-footing: Britain sends tanks, drones and 800 troops to Estonia

    10/26/2016 8:52:32 AM PDT · by grumpygresh · 26 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | 10/26/16 | Juliam Robinson
    Britain is sending tanks, drones and 800 troops to Estonia as part of the biggest military build-up on Russia's borders since the Cold War. The soldiers will be sent to the Eastern European country and will be joined by forces from Denmark and France, according to Defence Secretary Michael Fallon. It comes a day after Russia unveiled chilling pictures of its largest ever nuclear missile - Satan 2 - which is capable of obliterating the UK. The United States hopes for binding commitments from Europe to fill four battle groups of some 4,000 troops, part of NATO's response to Russia's...
  • Obamacare Premiums Up When Does the Death Spiral Blow Up?

    10/21/2016 7:47:03 AM PDT · by grumpygresh · 6 replies
    Obamacare premiums are skyrocketing out of sight. A jump of a mere 30% looks like a good deal compared to jumps of over 50% in six states, and 93% in New Mexico. Congratulations are in order for those living in a handful of states whose premiums only rose 20%.
  • WW3: 'Get ready for Russian invasion' Americans in Alaska told to prep

    10/18/2016 9:41:39 AM PDT · by grumpygresh · 173 replies
    Daily Star (UK) ^ | 10/16/16 | Rachel O'Donoghue
    An unnamed former senior military officer has apparently claimed all evidence shows Russian submarines will enter the US via the small village of Wasilla, in Alaska. According to the ex-Navy brass, the stretch of coastline is totally unprotected and would be ideal to stage an attack from. He said: “Our feeling in the Navy was that Obama had turned Alaska into a defenseless area that will serve as a forward base of operations when World War III begins. “We are the verge of being invaded from Alaska all the way down into Canada and eventually the Northwest.”
  • Obama To Decide Friday On Military Action In Syria

    10/13/2016 10:42:24 AM PDT · by grumpygresh · 56 replies
    Zero Hedge ^ | 10/13/16 | Tyler Durder
    The question is whether it was also "bolster" al-Qaeda linked jihadists whom the US has been supporting for the past several months as a result of the perverse merger of "moderate" rebel forces in Syria.
  • Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Proposed Drone Strike on Julian Assange

    10/03/2016 10:53:31 AM PDT · by grumpygresh · 61 replies
    True Pundit ^ | 10/2/16 | Admin
    “Can’t we just drone this guy?” Clinton openly inquired, offering a simple remedy to silence Assange and smother Wikileaks via a planned military drone strike, according to State Department sources.
  • How Snowden escaped

    09/07/2016 8:09:51 AM PDT · by grumpygresh · 10 replies
    National Post ^ | 08/31/16 | Theresa Tedesco
    The never-been-told story of those two pivotal weeks when the most wanted man in the world was hidden in the depths of a Hong Kong slum.
  • Wisconsin AG (fascist) Schimel: There’s nothing wicked about AB 666, ‘Alicia’s Law’

    01/22/2016 7:59:38 AM PST · by grumpygresh · 10 replies
    Wisconsin Watchdog ^ | 01/21/16 | MD Kittle
    And administrative subpoenas would be issued without any judicial oversight, based on the wider standard of "reasonable cause," not probable cause.
  • Wisconsin Set to Destroy Doctor-Patient Relationships

    01/13/2016 8:24:39 AM PST · by grumpygresh · 9 replies
    Wisconsin Grandsons of Liberty ^ | 01/11/16 | Larry G.
    In AB366, the legislature disenfranchises the independent physician who operates a pain management practice and the lower income or disabled patients who may need to pay for physician services in cash through necessity. This bill, if passed, sets a precedence in Wisconsin that the government can regulate the means for individuals to pay for goods and services in private transactions. Additionally, through the certification provision, it burdens these smaller doctor’s practices with creating records that document traceable transaction records to show how patients pay for their care.
  • Wisconsin Bill to Ban Cash

    10/25/2015 1:52:19 PM PDT · by grumpygresh · 48 replies
    AAPS ^ | 10/24/15
    AAPS Executive Director Jane Orient, MD points out that: The provision states that uninsured patients, and ONLY uninsured patients may use credit, a credit card, a check, or a draft (but not cash). This implies two things: (1) Insured patients cannot pay for pain treatment that their insurance supposedly covers but denies in their case. (2) Uninsured patients who are hard up and don't have a checking account or credit cannot buy this type of medical care. Why should they not be allowed to use currency that is legal tender (and does not involve paying fees to a bank)? And...
  • Is anyone freeze drying food?

    08/24/2015 10:24:20 AM PDT · by grumpygresh · 19 replies
    Is anyone freeze drying food? Have you rigged up your own system, using dry ice, keeping food in the freezer for a couple weeks? What foods are you using? Has anyone bought an off the shelf food freeze dryer?
  • What was America's greatest year; America's apogee.

    08/18/2015 8:08:48 PM PDT · by grumpygresh · 54 replies
    Now that Obama has largely fulfilled his objective putting America on a trajectory of irreversible decline, it's time to assess when America was at its greatest. Was it 1945, the year America won WW2, or perhaps 1969 with the Moon landing? Or perhaps a year in the 1950s.
  • Question. Does US government have accounts at NY Federal reserve?

    07/29/2015 7:24:58 PM PDT · by grumpygresh · 25 replies
    7/29/15 | Grumpygresh
    I'm working on a settlement with a Federal government agency (not IRS). The settlement agreement calls for payment to be wired to an account at the NY Fed. We all know that the Fed is a privately held central bank and not owned by U.S. Does the U.S. Gov have accounts there and why? It seems that money should be sent to US treasury. BTW, they insisted on a wire and not a check. Anyone with legal/financial knowledge would be helpful.
  • GREECE PLEDGES TO GET RID OF TAX EVASION AS A WAY OF LiIFE

    07/14/2015 4:37:12 PM PDT · by grumpygresh · 13 replies
    ABC news ^ | 7/14/15 | Alan Cledenning
    ... Bokas also does installation and repair jobs — and half of those involve cash deals with no receipts for his labor. The result is that a job costing 250 euros ($275) goes for 125 euros because he doesn’t charge the client sales tax and Bokas doesn’t report the income for taxation. “I’ve got a receipt for everything I sell in my shop,” Bokas said. But tax officials “don’t know what my hands do.”
  • Greeks Can’t Tap Cash, Gold, Silver In Bank Safety Deposit Boxes

    07/14/2015 9:04:18 AM PDT · by grumpygresh · 31 replies
    ETF Daily News ^ | 7/14/15 | unattributed
    Capital controls have been in place in Greece since the start of the month to protect the banks from mass withdrawals by nervous Greeks. They have rightly been concerned about their savings, the collapse of the banking system and the loss of their savings in deposit confiscations or bail-ins.
  • Ex-FBI Agent Charged With Swiping Drug Money

    06/06/2015 7:28:31 AM PDT · by grumpygresh · 22 replies
    LOS ANGELES (CN) - A former FBI special agent has been indicted for allegedly stealing over $100,000 in drug money seized during the execution of search warrants, the Justice Department said Thursday. Scott Bowman, 44, was charged on Wednesday with three counts of conversion of property by a federal employee, three counts of obstruction, two counts of money laundering, one count of falsifying records and one count of witness tampering. The indictment was unsealed on Thursday and alleges Bowman stole the money between June and August 2014, after the funds were transferred to his custody following the execution of search...
  • City says loud explosions were Army training exercise

    06/03/2015 6:59:33 PM PDT · by grumpygresh · 12 replies
    WNEM TV 5 Flint MI ^ | 6/2/15 | Andrew Keeler
    Explosions you'd expect in a war zone echoed through Flint. People's homes shook and those inside were caught off-guard. It all went down Tuesday at the shuttered Lowell Junior High on the city's east side.
  • How to end boom and bust: make cash illegal (Yeah, right)

    05/13/2015 10:49:15 AM PDT · by grumpygresh · 58 replies
    The Telegraph ^ | 5/13/15 | Jim Leaviss
    A proposed new law in Denmark could be the first step towards an economic revolution that sees physical currencies and normal bank accounts abolished and gives governments futuristic new tools to fight the cycle of “boom and bust”.... But if notes and coins were abolished and the only way to hold money was through a government-controlled bank, there would be no escape.
  • Can archived computer files be faked with respect to date and content?

    04/29/2015 8:15:40 PM PDT · by grumpygresh · 52 replies
    04/29/15 | Grumpygresh
    Question for all freeper computer experts. I have a case where I have reason to believe that my opponent has faked the date and content of a website as it appeared in January through April 2011. I have used the way back machine and found that my opponent did not the information that they claimed to have had on the website between January to April 2011. I have not yet received any paperwork or computer file from my opponent. But when I do get the computer file, could it be faked with respect to the date and content? What would...
  • Armored Federal Agents Raid Texas Secessionist Meeting.

    03/03/2015 8:48:16 AM PST · by grumpygresh · 26 replies
    patdollard.com ^ | 3/1/15 | Jack Flash
    In a deliberate “show of force,” federal and local police forces raided a political meeting in Texas, fingerprinting and photographing all attendees as well as confiscating all cell phones and personal recording devices. Members of the Republic of Texas, a seccession movement dedicated to restoring Texas as an independent constitutional republic, had gathered Feb. 14 in a Bryan, Texas, meeting hall along with public onlookers. They were debating issues of currency, international relations and celebrating the birthday of one of their oldest members.