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  • We Will Have Prepared a Holocaust for the Immigrants

    10/03/2015 7:05:25 PM PDT · by pierrem15 · 34 replies
    Rzeczpospolita ^ | 10/02/2015 | Piotr Nowak
    Article (in Polish) about the immigration of Muslims into Europe. Polish philosophy professor tells Muslims not to come, because, in the end, the Europeans will kill them all: "If you do not want Muslims in Europe if the horror refer to their presence on the Old Continent, I do so with concern about their fate; not for fear of them, but for them. Indeed history repeats itself, and it is by no means a farce. In short, they're going to die here, will be eliminated, trodden, dents in the European land, because the conditions of possibility of the Holocaust -...
  • The Germans Have Taken Our Jews From Us And Are Sending Back Arabs.

    09/11/2015 9:21:08 AM PDT · by pierrem15 · 56 replies
    Le Figaro ^ | 09/11/2015 | Arthur Berdah
    Peut-on rire de tout avec n'importe qui? Le député les Républicains (LR) des Hauts-de-Seine, Patrick Devedjian, semble croire que oui. Tandis qu'il participait à une conférence de presse à la préfecture de région d'Île-de-France, le parlementaire s'est livré à une boutade pour le moins maladroite. Alors que le préfet Jean-François Carenco évoquait la situation des réfugiés syriens et irakiens en provenance d'Allemagne que la France s'apprête à accueillir, le patron du conseil général a ironisé, selon le compte-rendu fait par l'AFP: «Les Allemands nous ont pris nos juifs, ils nous rendent des arabes». ... Emphasis added.
  • Bond vs. Holder (We WON one today)

    06/02/2014 8:55:06 AM PDT · by pierrem15 · 67 replies
    SCOTUS ^ | 06/02/2014 | SCOTUS
    "The global need to prevent chemical warfare does not require the Federal Government to reach into the kitchen cupboard."
  • Ukraine no longer news!

    03/03/2014 12:54:36 PM PST · by pierrem15 · 33 replies
    03/03/2012 | self
    I just refreshed my Yahoo! homepage, and there is not one story visible on page one about Ukraine.Obviously the journo-list-ers have decided that the story was hurting King Barack I, so poof! no more Ukraine news!Isn't nice we live in a country under the firm hand of our Glorious Leader, the Hindmost, where we don't have to be disturbed by such upsetting stories?
  • Military Choppers Chicago

    07/22/2013 9:09:25 PM PDT · by pierrem15 · 48 replies
    eyewitness | 07/22/2013 | self
    Three military helicopters moving like bats out of hell west out of Chicago 500 ft altitude, only 1 with running lights. Never seen anything like that before.
  • Elections Aren't Democracy

    01/19/2009 10:32:01 AM PST · by pierrem15 · 22 replies · 551+ views
    Washington Post ^ | 01/19/2009 | Barack Obama
    "Elections aren't democracy, as we understand it. They are one facet of a liberal order, as we understand it. And so in a lot of countries, you know, the first question is, if you go back to Roosevelt's four freedoms, the first question is freedom from want and freedom from fear. If people aren't secure, if people are starving, then elections may or may not address those issues, but they are not a perfect overlay.
  • Exhibition: How Barbarian Loot Wound Up In The Rhine (German)

    02/17/2008 7:55:29 PM PST · by pierrem15 · 34 replies · 168+ views
    Die WElt ^ | 02/15/2008 | Peter Ditmar
    Exihibition in Bonn concerning loot plundered from Gaul by the Alemanni found in the Rhine (more than 1000 objects). This event is dated fairly exactly to the mid-third century by Roman records of a great defeat of Germans trying to get back to Germany after plundering Gaul. Apparently the Roman Army caught them in mid-stream, burdened with plunder. Bet it sucked to be them that day.Story in German.
  • Court Told It Lacks Power in Detainee Cases

    10/20/2006 2:25:51 PM PDT · by pierrem15 · 21 replies · 836+ views
    Washington Post ^ | 10/20/2006 | Karen DeYoung
    Moving quickly to implement the bill signed by President Bush this week that authorizes military trials of enemy combatants, the administration has formally notified the U.S. District Court here that it no longer has jurisdiction to consider hundreds of habeas corpus petitions filed by inmates at the Guantanamo Bay prison in Cuba.
  • What is the islamic understanding about democracy, Is there any place for it in islam.

    09/27/2005 7:46:58 PM PDT · by pierrem15 · 4 replies · 151+ views
    Ask the Imam ^ | Mufti Ebrahim Desai
    The common form of democracy prevalent at the moment is representative democracy, in which the citizens do not exercise their right of legislating and issuing political decrees in person, but rather through representatives chosen by them. The constitution of a democratic country will be largely influenced by the needs and wants of its people. Thus, if its people want casinos, bars, gay marriages, prostitution, etc. then with sufficient public pressure, all these vices can be accommodated for. From this, it becomes simple to understand that there can never be scope for a democratic rule from the Islamic point of view....
  • On Thinning Ice

    01/08/2005 8:29:56 PM PST · by pierrem15 · 53 replies · 1,428+ views
    The London Review of Books ^ | 6 January 2005 | Michael Byers
    Michael Byers On Thinning Ice The polar bears stare forlornly at Hudson Bay. It’s late November and they should be out on the sea ice hunting ring seals, but the ice hasn’t formed and the bears are starving. Ursus maritimus doesn’t hunt on land and normally fasts for months each summer. Now, however, the summers are growing longer across most of the Arctic, and the waters of Hudson Bay are ice-free for three weeks longer than they were thirty years ago. In a decade or two, polar bears won’t be found this far south; by the end of the century,...
  • Michael Moore's Relevance

    11/03/2004 9:03:41 PM PST · by pierrem15 · 12 replies · 1,163+ views
    EBay ^ | 11-03-2004 | unk
    Moore's Relevance 4 sale
  • UF SCIENTIST: “BRAIN” IN A DISH ACTS AS AUTOPILOT, LIVING COMPUTER

    10/24/2004 12:45:03 PM PDT · by pierrem15 · 25 replies · 863+ views
    University of Florida ^ | 10/21/2004 | Carolyn Gramling
    GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- A University of Florida scientist has grown a living “brain” that can fly a simulated plane, giving scientists a novel way to observe how brain cells function as a network. The “brain” -- a collection of 25,000 living neurons, or nerve cells, taken from a rat’s brain and cultured inside a glass dish -- gives scientists a unique real-time window into the brain at the cellular level. By watching the brain cells interact, scientists hope to understand what causes neural disorders such as epilepsy and to determine noninvasive ways to intervene. As living computers, they may...
  • Salute Two Heros

    08/31/2004 7:13:32 PM PDT · by pierrem15 · 2 replies · 324+ views
    Yahoo News ^ | 08/31/2004 | Reuters Photo
    Tom Titus(L) greets a soldier during the funeral of his son, U.S. Soldier Brandon Titus, in Boise, Idaho, August 30, 2004. Titus experienced the shock of watching his best friend die in his arms during the Vietnam War in 1971. On Monday, the ex-Army Ranger felt the even greater horror of burying his only son Brandon, 20, killed on August 17 by an explosion while patrolling a Baghdad slum. Photo by Staff/Reuters
  • Winner of WhizBang (Kedwards) Caption Contest

    07/19/2004 6:53:26 PM PDT · by pierrem15 · 2 replies · 436+ views
    WhizBang | 07-19-2004 | self
    Bill from INDC: And I have a vision for America that's ... that's ... oh my ... my Lord John ... your lips ... they're like luscious, dew-dappled strawberries ..."
  • Best Comment on Paul Johnson's Killers (IRAQ THE MODEL)

    06/19/2004 8:05:38 PM PDT · by pierrem15 · 1 replies · 127+ views
    IRAQ THE MODEL ^ | 06/20/2004 | IRAQ THE MODEL
    RE: Johnson's killers; Who are these people? I see that they’re the product of fanaticism that was fed and upgraded by dictatorships in the Muslim world; they are a mutant generation that came as a result of this unholy marriage between retarded religious institutions and brutal dictatorships.
  • Iraqi Blog (Hammorabi)

    12/01/2003 5:33:12 PM PST · by pierrem15 · 16 replies · 148+ views
    Hammorabi | 12/01/03 | hammorabi
    Today's Developments A Group of terrorist thugs loyal to the tyrant disposed regime poisoned the water supply in some parts of the city of Mosul. The contaminations have been confirmed by the local health authorities. What kind of poisonous insects these thugs? Chemical Ali has used them before to poison the Kurds and Shia Three Al-Qaida Militants captured in Mosul Monday 1st Dec 2003. This is the first time of capturing such fishes. May be Ab Al Thalag (Aezat Al dorai) Saddam deputy has the link! Where is he? Amro Mosa the Arabs League Presedent is going to send a...
  • Salute To Our Polish Allies

    11/11/2003 5:34:48 PM PST · by pierrem15 · 17 replies · 897+ views
    Yahoo/Reuters ^ | 11/11/03 | Yahoo/Reuters
    Members of the Polish elite commando team GROM arrive on the beach during an exercise on the Baltic Sea coast October 22, 2003. The elite GROM unit was Poland's only active participant in Operation Iraqi Freedom and may have also won a new lease on its existence during the Iraqi war. Photo by Peter Andrews/Reuters Polish Prime Minister Leszek Miller, left, gives a medal to Polish soldiers for their work in Iraq (news - web sites) during his visit at the Camp Babylon Base, some 80 miles south of Baghdad, Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2003. Miller marked his country's 85th...
  • Odd-Couple Photo of the Day (Rumsfeld & NVA Sec Def)

    11/11/2003 5:24:34 PM PST · by pierrem15 · 4 replies · 51+ views
    Yahoo/Reuters ^ | 11/11/03 | Yahoo/Reuters
    U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld (R) escorts Defense Minister Senior Lt. General Pham Van Tra of Vietnam past honor guards, at the Pentagon (news - web sites) in Washington, November 10, 2003. Rumsfeld said on Monday the Bush administration was not grasping for an exit strategy in Iraq (news - web sites) by fielding hastily trained Iraqi security forces, and said his top commanders have assured him the insurgency is under control. In a briefing with Asian journalists, Rumsfeld also said the U.S. was talking with 14 countries about providing troops to serve in Iraq, but said it would...
  • Many Iraqis Find They Like Life Without Hussein (newsflash- Times Tells Truth!)

    10/25/2003 8:33:47 PM PDT · by pierrem15 · 28 replies · 264+ views
    New York Times ^ | 10/26/2003 | JOEL BRINKLEY
    Many Iraqis Find They Like Life Without Hussein By JOEL BRINKLEY Published: October 26, 2003 AGHDAD, Iraq, Oct. 25 — At the Hijra elementary school in a prosperous neighborhood of the city on Saturday morning, a class of fifth graders stood at attention when the assistant principal walked in and automatically began to chant, "Long live the president," Saddam Hussein. But their voices trailed off before they reached last word, and several students looked down at the floor. "Things are totally changed now," said Enam Moussa al-Naqid, the assistant principal, openly delighted by the present state of affairs. "All the...
  • MOOSEHEADS (no, not those, hoser-- hunting season in Norway)

    10/04/2003 7:59:41 PM PDT · by pierrem15 · 13 replies · 184+ views
    Aftenposten ^ | 10-04-2003 | not attributed
    Check out that rack!