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  • Thank God Mr. Cruz Is In Washington

    07/30/2015 12:00:53 PM PDT · 11 of 11
    theBuckwheat to conservativejoy

    “Whenever I praise a conservative, Ned emails to correct me, claiming the conservative is a deceitful traitor.”

    People who call themselves “conservative” too often have not fully thought through what they are attempting to conserve. I would beg conservatives to do so in light of the Declaration of Independence. That in order to enjoy the blessings of liberty, we must have government, but that government by its very nature, at least in this life, destroys liberty.

    I would advocate this: that we must focus on maximizing liberty and not maximizing government.

    I say this because too often conservatives love big government power and the love a decently powerful military, almost no matter how much of a budget deficit we have to run in order to pay for it.

    What they don’t stop to realize is that when we borrow in order to spend, we are incrementally destroying liberty forever for our unaborted children. We may enjoy when we can invade a country and relieve tyranny overseas, yet we are slowly and surely imposing debt slavery on every taxpayer, that is every “US Person” (those who are required by law to report and pay taxes to the US Treasury.

    This is made possible by government’s self-granted power to create near-infinite amounts of money and debt. Today, over 40% of what the federal government spends is created out of thin air! This is not “sustainable”!

    But worse, when government has the power to create near-infinite amounts of money, it can buy near-infinite amounts of bureaucracy and dependent voter blocks. A well-funded bureaucracy can think of a near-infinite ways to grasp for power and to hire auditors, form-shufflers and enforcers.

    This is exactly how the current administration is able to afford to build a massive database of racial information with which they plan to find every little pocket of housing discrimination in the country, that is at least how they define it. Then every area that is more than 50% “white” will come under the microscope. Those communities that have above average incomes, above average number of in-tact two-parent households, and below-average rates of crime will get their own solar-powered, broadband enabled, multigenerational Ferguson-like Section 8 subsidized housing enclaves.

    This is how the EPA can propose to put the gutter down your driveway under federal control because it now falls under the Clean Water Act as a “federal navigable waterway.”. And so on.

    With near-infinite government, there will be no end of the ways that it destroys liberty, until there is none.

    Up until the modern welfare state and near-infinite debt, the first limit on government was the amount of money that taxpayers were willing to be taken from them. But no more- the difference is made up by pressing the mouse: “create one trillion now?” “Yes/No” “Are you sure?”

    When an Article V convention of the states is called, the first order of business must be to conserve liberty by restraining government’s ability to spend money that it does not have, money it creates out of thin air.

    Then we must focus on maximizing liberty for all future generations (at least, those we don’t abort)

  • CNN poll: 64% of Republicans prefer securing border and deportation of illegals over legalization

    07/27/2015 7:32:02 PM PDT · 18 of 26
    theBuckwheat to Kaslin

    Let me up the ante. The priority must be that no matter how we decide the legal status of those who came here in violation of federal law and who stayed here in violation of federal law, we must NOT under any circumstances all allow any of these people the right to vote, NOT NOW, not in the FUTURE. Never.

  • Black Lives Matter, Beginning in the Womb [Founder of Planned Parenthood Wanted Mass Extermination]

    07/26/2015 5:28:50 AM PDT · 7 of 16
    theBuckwheat to SeekAndFind

    #BlackBabyPartsMatter

    #BlackBabyPartsExploiter

  • No Reform for [FAA] Third-Class Medical [tr]

    07/24/2015 9:34:48 AM PDT · 11 of 19
    theBuckwheat to pabianice

    The Bureaucracy just cannot give up control and power. It is just not in its nature. To do so is an unnatural act.

  • Why Selling Baby Parts Should Shock No One

    07/23/2015 7:48:14 AM PDT · 9 of 17
    theBuckwheat to Kaslin

    #BlackBabyPartsMatter

  • The big business of baby-part sales (Pres Clinton signs lucrative trafficking bill)

    07/23/2015 7:44:19 AM PDT · 3 of 19
    theBuckwheat to Liz

    #BlackBabyPartsMatter

  • Trump Teachable Moment: How Come Liberals Can Savage McCain's Service?

    07/20/2015 1:34:43 PM PDT · 6 of 25
    theBuckwheat to BerryDingle

    I only have respect for what McCain endured during his time as a POW. If there is any hint that he behaved in a less than honorable way during the time he was beaten, then let us weight that evidence taking into account the severity of his treatment, for which he still bears the wounds. In short, put up or shut up. Better yet, stand up when he enters the room out of simple respect.

    As to the actions of the current Senator McCain, he cannot retire fast enough for me.

  • New Study Turns Gun Control Beliefs Upside-Down

    07/20/2015 5:55:26 AM PDT · 10 of 21
    theBuckwheat to HomerBohn

    I will post these stats to contribute to the pool of reference materials:

    An Analysis of the Arrest Rate of Texas Concealed Handgun License Holders as Compared to the Arrest Rate of the Entire Texas Population,” William E. Sturdevant, September 1, 2000; Florida Department of Justice statistics,
    1998; Florida Department of State,

    http://concealedguns.procon.org/sourcefiles/sturdevant.pdf

    From page 23 of the report:

    6.3.3.1 Males
    The average male Texan who is 21 years or older is 7.9 times more likely to be arrested for the violent crimes of murder, rape, robbery, and assault than the average male CHL holder. The average male Texan who is 21 years or older is 20 times more likely to be arrested for committing a non-violent crime than the average male CHL holder.

    Looking at violent crimes individually, the average male Texan who is 21 years or older is 1.9 times (rate of 9.0 v. 4.8) more likely to be arrested for murder; 68 times (rate of 25 v. 0.4) more likely to be arrested for rape; 49 times (rate of 45 v. 0.9) more likely to be arrested for robbery;
    3.2 times (rate of 207 v. 64) more likely to be arrested for aggravated assault; and 11 times (rate of 914 v. 82) more likely to be arrested for other assaults than the average male CHL holder.

    No male Texas CHL holder was arrested for negligent manslaughter during the 1996 through 1999 period.

    6.3.3.2 Females
    The average female Texan who is 21 years or older is 7.5 times more likely to be arrested for the violent crimes of murder and assault than the average female CHL holder. The average female Texan who is 21 years or older is 16 times more likely to be arrested for committing a nonviolent
    crime than the average female CHL holder.

    Looking at violent crimes individually, the average female Texan who is 21 years or older is 1.7 times (rate of 1.3 v. 0.7) more likely to be arrested for murder; 2.2 times (rate of 48 v. 22) more likely to be arrested for aggravated assault; and 20 times (rate of 180 v. 9) more likely to be
    arrested for other assaults than the average female CHL holder.

    No female Texas CHL holder has arrested for negligent manslaughter, rape, or robbery during the 1996 through 1999 period.

    ...
    7 CONCLUSIONS:

    7.1.1 Arrest data for Texas CHL holders indicate that violent crime is not a consequence of handgun ownership or possession.

    7.1.2 The total population of Texas has an arrest rate for violent crime that is 5.3 times higher than Texas CHL holders, based upon data from 1996 - 1999.
    ...

    7.2.1 Arrest data for Texas CHL holders indicate that murder and non-negligent manslaughter is not a consequence of handgun ownership or possession....

    ...
    7.5.2 The total population of Texas has an arrest rate for robbery that is 48 times higher than Texas CHL holders, based upon data from 1996 - 1999.

    ...
    7.9.1 Less than two percent (1.9%) of the arrests of CHL holders for violent crimes that possibly involve weapons (murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery, aggravated assault) were classified as “family violence” crimes.

    ...
    7.10.2 The total population of Texas has an arrest rate for non-violent crime that is 14 times higher than Texas CHL holders, based upon data from 1996 - 1999.

    from:
    Concealed Weapons/Firearms License Statistical Report,” 1998; Texas Department of Public Safety and the U.S. Census Bureau, reported in San Antonio Express-News, September 2000; Texas Department of Corrections data,
    1996-2000, compiled by the Texas State Rifle Association

    Murder Rates by Minnesota Gun Permit Holders Expose Remarkable Safety of Firearms Owners

    When the Minnesota law was passed, an annual report of crimes committed by permit holders was required. The Minnesota permit is simply a permit to carry, the law does not discriminate between carrying concealed and carrying openly.

    Reports for the law are available for 2003, and 2005-2012 in pdf files.

    The number of people with Minnesota permits that commit murder or manslaughter is remarkably low. Only three instances are recorded in the Minnesota Carry Permit annual reports for the nine years reported.

    From the reports, the numbers of valid permits for each year are as follows:

    2003 – 15,677
    2005 – 32,885
    2006 – 42,189
    2007 – 51,347
    2008 – 56,919
    2009 – 69,313
    2010 – 79,180
    2011 – 91,221
    2012 – 114,793
    Total for the years listed – 553,524
    Rate of carry permit holders committing murder and manslaughter/100,000 per year, .542.

    Rate of murder in the general population in Minnesota, per 100,000 averaged for the years 2003, 2005 – 2012, is 1.78.

    http://beforeitsnews.com/survival/2013/10/murder-rates-by-minnesota-gun-permit-holders-expose-remarkable-safety-of-firearms-owners-2493064.html

    https://dps.mn.gov/Pages/Results.aspx?k=permit%20to%20carry%20report

    2011 Report:
    https://dps.mn.gov/divisions/bca/Documents/2011%20Permit%20to%20Carry%20Year%20End%20Report%20Final.pdf

    Revised Minnesota Murder/Manslaughter Rates, Wednesday, October 16, 2013
    http://gunwatch.blogspot.com/2013/10/minnesota-carry-permit-murder-rates_16.html

    Quinnipiac Study: Concealed Carry Results in Fewer Murders

    “These results suggest that restrictive concealed weapons laws may cause an
    increase in gun-related murders at the state level.”

    1.3.2014 by Bradford Thomas

    In what will certainly be gun control advocates’ new least favorite study,
    Quinnipiac University’s Mark Gius found not only that states with
    restrictive concealed weapons laws had higher gun-related murder rates, but
    that assault weapons bans had no significant impact on murder rates at the
    state level.

    The study by economist Mark Gius, published in Applied Economics Letters,
    sought to “determine the effects of state-level assault weapons bans and
    concealed weapons laws on state murder rates,” using extensive data from a
    thirty-year period, 1980-2009. In the abstract for the study, Gius sums up
    the findings:

    Using data for the period 1980 to 2009 and controlling for state and year
    fixed effects, the results of the present study suggest that states with
    restrictions on the carrying of concealed weapons had higher gun-related
    murder rates than other states. It was also found that assault weapons bans
    did not significantly affect murder rates at the state level. These results
    suggest that restrictive concealed weapons laws may cause an increase in
    gun-related murders at the state level.

    Gius notes that these results are consistent with previous research,
    specifically citing the work by John R. Lott and David B. Mustard.

    http://www.truthrevolt.org/news/quinnipiac-study-concealed-carry-results-fewer-murders

    link to study
    http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/13504851.2013.854294#.UsblyNK1y-2
    http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/13504851.2013.854294

  • Is Windows Nano Server a data center game-changer?

    07/19/2015 8:08:47 PM PDT · 5 of 11
    theBuckwheat to dayglored

    Its windoze. It will never take over my data center. As to lacking a GUI, “headless” Linux has been available for a long time.

  • Muslim teens seek acceptance, understanding (the terrorist's sister)

    07/19/2015 8:16:02 AM PDT · 14 of 19
    theBuckwheat to bgill

    Muslim teen: not only are your religious values foreign to the post-Christian values of the US, but they imply tyranny and they hate personal liberty. You must either accept that Americans cannot ever really accept you, or you must accept our values.

    Even should you move into circles of secular young people, you will find it easy to become disgusted with their libertine values, especially their lack of sexual morality.

    If you think that your secular friends really welcome you because they are so “inclusive” and have such open minds, you better not tell them how much allah hates fags, for it might trigger their memories of how much they hate conservative Christians because “God hates fags”, or at least that is what they think. [1]

    You would feel much more comfortable in a fully Muslim country. Why don’t you emigrate?

    [1] God hates people who turn their backs on His Law. That Law forbids behavior and attitudes that God says are incompatible with eternal life. Such people cannot be given the free gift of salvation. They will be destroyed when the earth is destroyed. But if there is no God, then all this doesn’t matter at all, does it?

  • Wesley Clark Suggests Internment Camps For ‘Radicalized’ Citizens

    07/19/2015 6:21:53 AM PDT · 52 of 75
    theBuckwheat to Islander7

    With liberals, there is never any “limiting principle”. Liberals threw Japanese Americans in interment camps during WW II and now liberals use that fact as yet one more example of why the United States is an evil country.

    Unless and until a Muslim who seeks to immigrate to the US is willing to renounce those aspects of Islam that are hostile to the US, for our own safety we cannot allow them in. Since those are the core values of Islam, should any Muslims agree to renounce any aspects of Islam that is a death sentence for them because they just stated they are “apostate”.

    Islam is incomparable with the Constitution. The only Muslims who take the oath of citizenship are either liars (taqiyya) or they are ignorant of what Islam demands.

  • OPINION: Path to Polygamy

    07/17/2015 5:37:14 PM PDT · 14 of 14
    theBuckwheat to IrishBrigade

    The facts of the case are that the issue was that the wedding cake baker had objections based in sincerely-held religious belief that the ceremony the cake would celebrate was immoral as defined by God.

    It is “discrimination” only because government has defined it as such no matter how much that definition violated the First Amendment protection of the free exercise of religion.

    When government can force a person to work for another, as it did prior to the Emancipation Proclamation of 1863, that is slavery. When a government can force a person to work for another in a capacity that violates their understanding of right and wrong, that is tyranny.

    Apart from those salient points, you are right. Who performed the “marriage” was not at all the issue. I don’t recall reading anywhere if this same-sex marriage was to be a civil or a religious ceremony. But that goes to my contention.

    Just as government has done the absurd thing and declared corporations to be a “person” for purposes of enjoying the right of free speech, government has given itself the power to declare that two people of the same sex can be married. But as Václav Havel wrote in his famous essay The Power of the Powerless, the more that government defines truth based on power and ideology, the more absurd that government becomes, and the more it destroys the very fabric of society with corrosive thinking. Same-sex marriage is the “artificial construct” that so many feminists complain about.

  • Disaster: Today's Warrior Purge in the U.S. military

    07/16/2015 6:05:07 AM PDT · 28 of 51
    theBuckwheat to rfreedom4u

    Too many have allowed government to tell them what the Constitution they were taking the oath to defend actually means.

    When government can control the meaning, it can control what it means. Having people take an oath should be an independent check on government.

  • Disaster: Today's Warrior Purge in the U.S. military

    07/16/2015 6:03:00 AM PDT · 26 of 51
    theBuckwheat to SeekAndFind

    What kind of person would volunteer to serve under this CIC? I shudder to think.

  • OPINION: Path to Polygamy

    07/16/2015 5:59:27 AM PDT · 11 of 14
    theBuckwheat to Falconspeed

    #LoveWins => #BakeTheCake => #PinkSwastika => #LoveRedefined => #HumanityRedefined => #GodRedefined => #LoveWins

  • OPINION: Path to Polygamy

    07/15/2015 8:59:53 PM PDT · 2 of 14
    theBuckwheat to 2ndDivisionVet

    We have another path: take the definition of marriage out of the hands of usurper government and return it to the private sphere.

    Government regulation of marriage has been taken over by the Pink Swastika crowd. Bake the cake or they will send government to destroy your family business. They will grind you into the dust as far as they can like they did to the former CEO of Mozilla, Brendan Eich. This is homo-fascism in action.

    If we have a separation of church and state, in order to protect godly marriage, we must separate marriage and state. It is time to get government out of the business of defining and regulating marriage.

    When marriage is a private matter once again, the Pink Swastika crowd cannot force anyone to bake a cake they don’t want to.

    #LoveWins => #BakeTheCake => #PinkSwastika => #LoveWins

  • Hillary: "We Have To Build A Growth And Fairness Economy"

    07/14/2015 3:19:10 PM PDT · 37 of 39
    theBuckwheat to Noumenon

    Good rhetoric is essential to conveying the truth to those who are receptive to it, but haven’t yet opened their eyes wide enough to really see what trouble we are in.

    Lies are so pervasive that they form the water in which we swim.

    But we must not be surprised. Jesus was offered the world if only He would worship Satan, and the context is clear that Satan had the authority to make the offer. The Apostle Paul called Satan the “price of the power of the air”. Twice in the Book of Daniel, angels tell Daniel that other “princes” control entire countries.

    The Book of Daniel records that the “prince” of Persia is not an angel.

    I can only surmise that when you see otherwise rational people in bizarre synchronized behavior, all accepting a deal with Iran that is almost certainly going to lead to war, that we are seeing spirit powers engaged in proxy battles through their human agents.

    We may find out when Iran has a nuclear weapon when it tries to detonate it over Tel Aviv. Why bother to test? If it works, Jews die and the world knows. If it doesn’t work, Jews cower in fear, and the world still knows. Either result empowers Iran at the expense of everyone else.

    And if Israel retaliates, well whoever dies in Iran will be a glorious martyr. The more the better in their theology.

    Thanks Neville Obama! Peace in our time. Vote Progressive!

  • Hillary: "We Have To Build A Growth And Fairness Economy"

    07/14/2015 5:10:59 AM PDT · 12 of 39
    theBuckwheat to Sir Napsalot

    Socialism is exactly what destroys growth and fairness. Hillary Clinton’s senior thesis at Wellesley College was about Saul Alinsky. She was a socialist, she always will be a socialist. She lies to herself, she lies to everyone else. Her life is a lie and everything she proposes is a lie that only is put forth to advance her agenda and the agenda of those who share similar goals.

    Václav Havel was a playwright, essayist and a poet. He was also the last President of Czechoslovakia before it was broken up into the Czeck Republic and Slovaka.

    He lived under suffocating socialism. Socialism depends upon a fundamental lie: that society will be better when everyone lives at the expense of everyone else. This required institutionalized lies that had a horribly corrosive effect on humanity. In his famous essay, Power of the Powerless, he wrote:

    “...[socialism] touches people at every step, but it does so with its ideological gloves on. This is why life in the system is so thoroughly permeated with hypocrisy and lies: government by bureaucracy is called popular government;
    the working class is enslaved in the name of the work ing class; the complete degradation of the individual is presented as his ultimate liberation; depriving people of information is called making it available; the use of power to manipulate is called the public control of power, and
    the arbitrary abuse of power is called observing the legal code; the repression of culture is called its development; the expansion of imperial influence is presented as support for the oppressed; the lack of free expression becomes the highest form of freedom; farcical elections become the highest form of democracy; banning independent thought becomes the most scientific of world views; military occupation becomes fraternal assistance. Because the regime is captive to its own lies, it must falsify everything.
    It falsifies the past. It falsifies the present, and it falsifies the future. It falsifies statistics. It pretends not to possess an omnipotent and unprincipled police apparatus. It pretends to respect human rights. It
    pretends to persecute no one. It pretends to fear nothing. It pretends to pretend nothing.

    “Individuals need not believe all these mystifications, but they must behave as though they did, or they must at least tolerate them in silence, or get along well with those who work with them. For this reason, however, they
    must live within a lie. They need not accept the lie. It is enough for them to have accepted their life with it and in it. For by this very fact, individuals confirm the system, fulfill the system, make the system, are the system.”

    from:
    http://bit.ly/4bqmRu

  • Flooding the Zone: Obama's Plan to Integrate Neighborhoods by Class (Long article)

    07/13/2015 3:59:29 PM PDT · 4 of 24
    theBuckwheat to Kaslin

    Every suburban community that enjoys below-average crime and is above average in the percent of intact and financially prosperous families will get to enjoy their own taxpayer financed, solar-powered, energy efficient, multi generational Section 8 Ferguson enclave.

    This is just an expansion on the concept of busing children from the inner city to suburban school districts. Now the children’s mothers will be given free housing near the child’s assigned school.

    Our wise progressive overlords theorize that the reason for poor people “of color” is due to “white flight.” [see note] and a lack of opportunities to rub shoulders and share the sidewalks with those who have managed to do well in life. Progressives cannot allow anyone to escape full participation in the Utopia they are building. Vote Progressive!

    [Note: Since race is really a proxy for ideological tribe, successful black families are no longer “people of color”.]

  • Flooding the Zone: Obama's Plan to Integrate Neighborhoods by Class (Long article)

    07/13/2015 3:59:29 PM PDT · 3 of 24
    theBuckwheat to Kaslin

    Every suburban community that enjoys below-average crime and is above average in the percent of intact and financially prosperous families will get to enjoy their own taxpayer financed, solar-powered, energy efficient, multi generational Section 8 Ferguson enclave.

    This is just an expansion on the concept of busing children from the inner city to suburban school districts. Now the children’s mothers will be given free housing near the child’s assigned school.

    Our wise progressive overlords theorize that the reason for poor people “of color” is due to “white flight.” [see note] and a lack of opportunities to rub shoulders and share the sidewalks with those who have managed to do well in life. Progressives cannot allow anyone to escape full participation in the Utopia they are building. Vote Progressive!

    [Note: Since race is really a proxy for ideological tribe, successful black families are no longer “people of color”.]

  • The Destruction of a Black Suburb (Lincoln Heights, Ohio)

    07/13/2015 10:54:45 AM PDT · 4 of 33
    theBuckwheat to EveningStar

    What percent voted for Obama?

  • Civil War 2 (CWII) - War is about one thing - Killing Your ENEMY before they Kill You!

    07/13/2015 6:54:26 AM PDT · 12 of 53
    theBuckwheat to Chance Hart

    War is about imposing your will on your enemy. Sometimes they will acquiesce sometimes you have to use force, sometimes you have to destroy them.

    What is shameful is when we have the means to oppose war being conducted against us and we don’t even recognize what is happening. Such is the case with Iran, who has repeatedly and openly declared the United States to be the most significant evil country on the planet, and Israel, the second most evil.

    It just shows that we are engaged in a war being conducted on a spiritual level, but the secular US is entirely blind to the dangers.

  • The End of Federally Financed Ghettos

    07/12/2015 2:35:01 PM PDT · 51 of 56
    theBuckwheat to Tax-chick

    I grew up in a mixed race neighborhood. It never crossed my mind to treat my “colored” friends any different than anyone else. It is such a destructive and divisive thing for the left to turn race into a lie by which they snooker so many people into hating others.

  • The End of Federally Financed Ghettos

    07/12/2015 8:07:25 AM PDT · 25 of 56
    theBuckwheat to theBuckwheat

    My friend’s house value has fallen by half. I asked him who he would sell to. He says that there are lots of buyers who are minorities who get special consideration for home financing and who will go in on the purchase with other relatives. Sort of an instant multi-generational housing project in a box, complete with feral children.

    He can no longer leave his car parked on the street in front of his home without it getting broken into.

  • The End of Federally Financed Ghettos

    07/12/2015 8:02:51 AM PDT · 22 of 56
    theBuckwheat to az_gila

    True story-

    A business associate lives in a suburb of St. Louis that is close enough to the chaos of Ferguson that he could hear some of the gunfire. He has a friend who has a government job helping poor people maximize their “benefits”. He was told that a woman with children can bring her “in-kind” benefits in the range of $45-50k/year which is close to median household income in the area. He has Section 8 housing nearby and sees “households” of multi-generational women who all share a single apartment and few permanent adult males.

    His neighborhood had its first (successful) drive-by shooting recently.

    This is the future that our progressive overlords are hell-bent to bring to more suburban areas, that are just too peaceful and too “normal”.

    In other news, Obama recently announced that new public housing units should have solar panels to help make them more energy efficient and to help sales of solar panel equipment.

    So, there you are. Every suburb will get its own solar-powered, taxpayer funded, mini-Ferguson enclave in the name of ecology and social justice.

    Vote Progressive!

  • The End of Federally Financed Ghettos

    07/12/2015 7:54:01 AM PDT · 20 of 56
    theBuckwheat to Second Amendment First

    Every suburban community that enjoys below-average crime and is above average in the percent of intact and financially prosperous families will get to enjoy their own taxpayer financed, solar-powered, energy efficient, multi-generational Section 8 Ferguson enclave.

    This is just an expansion on the concept of bussing children from the inner city to suburban school districts. Now the children’s mothers will be given free housing near the child’s assigned school.

    Our wise progressive overlords theorize that the reason for poor people “of color” is due to “white flight.” [see note] and a lack of opportunities to rub shoulders and share the sidewalks with those who have managed to do well in life. Progressives cannot allow anyone to escape full participation in the Utopia they are building. Vote Progressive!

    [Note: Since race is really a proxy for ideological tribe, successful black families are no longer “people of color”.]

  • Democratic Party Platform of 1860

    07/11/2015 3:19:41 PM PDT · 7 of 12
    theBuckwheat to seanrobins

    Fugitive Slave law allowed a federal officer in pursuit of an escaped slave to force citizens to assist him in the effort to capture same. It was a “taking” of the liberty of third parties to enforce slavery.

  • Missouri friends pull would-be rapist off girl, 14, after following her screams: cops

    07/08/2015 2:00:17 PM PDT · 12 of 16
    theBuckwheat to JOAT

    Looks like he tripped and fell during the group’s interaction with him.

  • Do Christians Even Have a Chance Against Oregon’s Bureaucracy?

    07/08/2015 1:57:29 PM PDT · 40 of 42
    theBuckwheat to theBuckwheat

    Where government has NO power over marriage, no “license” can be issued. Just like the Second Amendment.

  • Do Christians Even Have a Chance Against Oregon’s Bureaucracy?

    07/08/2015 1:56:21 PM PDT · 39 of 42
    theBuckwheat to Tax-chick

    Marriage, as defined by God is a covenant, and thus totally outside of the realm of human government. You must be aware that government has insinuated itself into the institution of marriage for so many generations that many people automatically assume that a marriage must be conducted by someone with a “license”. License is the means of government regulation.

    If we have separation of church and state, we must of necessity also have a separation of everything the State may attempt to control that comes from the church. Marriage is the primary instrument in that regard and that is exactly why secular forces in society cheered so loudly when the government seized full control of the definition of “marriage”.

    Where government has power over marriage, no “license” can be issued. Just like the Second Amendment.

    In legalizing a form of relationship that God calls an abomination, the secular forces have declared that God no longer has control over that aspect of civil life.

    To my knowledge, there has been no litigation involving service providers denying service to anyone on the grounds that they were participating in some type of ceremony. The only denials of service have come about when service providers have declined to become an “enabler” of a marriage. Part of the government’s support for any action against such service providers was on the grounds that a protected civil right was violated. In this case, the right was the right to marry.

    When the state does not have the power to marry or regulate marriage, it is no longer a civil right that has protected status. If there would be any grounds for litigation, it would have to be on some other basis. At this time, sexual orientation is not a federally protected civil right, although in some lesser jurisdictions it may be.

  • Do Christians Even Have a Chance Against Oregon’s Bureaucracy?

    07/08/2015 6:32:22 AM PDT · 29 of 42
    theBuckwheat to SeekAndFind

    The solution is to revoke government’s power to define and regulate marriage.

    Government regulation of marriage has been taken over by the Pink Swastika crowd. Bake the cake or they will send government to destroy

    your family business. They will grind you into the dust as far as they can like they did to the former CEO of Mozilla, Brendan Eich.

    This is homo-fascism in action.

    If we have a separation of church and state, in order to protect godly marriage, we must separate marriage and state. It is time to get

    government out of the business of defining and regulating marriage.

    When marriage is a private matter once again, the Pink Swastika crowd cannot force anyone to bake a cake they don’t want to.

    #LoveWins => #BakeTheCake => #PinkSwastika => #LoveWins

  • Obama administration to unveil major new rules targeting segregation across U.S.

    07/08/2015 6:29:58 AM PDT · 104 of 198
    theBuckwheat to ThomasMore

    Every peaceful and prosperous neighborhood must get its own little Ferguson.

  • In Legalizing Same-Sex “Marriage” U.S. Supreme Court Rejects Natural Law and Provokes God’s Wrath

    07/08/2015 6:27:10 AM PDT · 3 of 6
    theBuckwheat to HomerBohn

    Government regulation of marriage has been taken over by the Pink Swastika crowd. Bake the Cake or they will send government to destroy your family business. They will grind you into the dust as far as they can like they did to the former CEO of Mozilla, Brendan Eich. This is homo-fascism in action.

    If we have a separation of church and state, in order to protect godly marriage, we must separate marriage and state. It is time to get government out of the business of defining and regulating marriage.

    When marriage is a private matter once again, the Pink Swastika crowd cannot force anyone to bake a cake they don’t want to.

    #LoveWins => #BakeTheCake => #ReligionIsHate => #PinkSwastika => #LoveRedefined ==> #GodsLoveRepudiated => #SatanWins

  • 7 Reasons Why "Getting Government Out of the Marriage Business" Won't Work

    07/07/2015 9:24:00 AM PDT · 23 of 54
    theBuckwheat to Reddy

    To those who object to returning marriage to the private sphere: if you concerns are so valid, why have you been so silent as the rate of illegitimacy among black children now is in excess of 70%? Where were you when communes allowed people to produce feral children?

    We don’t worry a bit today that black babies who are born to a single mother will lack for rights of inheritance or medical direction.

    The complaints just prove to me that too many social conservatives love big government. I pray that they begin to see that big government is now hostile to the very values they seek to preserve. In fact they want to use government just like liberals do— to impose values on citizens. Let conservatives eschew using government as a proxy for religion.

  • Gay rights advocates decry Virginia House GOP's religious freedom agenda

    07/06/2015 8:00:13 PM PDT · 18 of 23
    theBuckwheat to markomalley

    If government were to revoke its power to define and regulate marriage, it would allow it to return to the private sphere and nobody could be forced to #BakeTheCake. The #PinkSwastika could not file a complaint against any human rights commission and nobody would have to worry that their rights were being trampled upon.

    The sad episode of same sex marriage shows that it was a mistake to allow government to have this power in the first place. Now because government has become hostile to marriage as God defines it, for the sake of those who understand and respect both God and His institution of marriage, we must revoke government’s power over marriage.

    To those who reply that government has an interest in marriage and protecting children, that era is long over. It was over in the 1960’s when hippies could form communes where men and women were free to copulate with anyone and no state intruded to put the feral children in foster care.

    It was also over in the 1960’s when the birth rate among unmarried black women started to climb. Today, more than 70% of black babies do not have a father who is married to their mothers. The state doesn’t seem to care, but nobody worries that any one of these black babies will lack for rights of inheritance or any other concern used to protest that the state must regulate marriage.

  • US company gives glimpse into future of government surveillance

    07/06/2015 12:45:10 PM PDT · 26 of 40
    theBuckwheat to driftdiver

    As the UK has found out, there are far fewer humans available to follow up on what the All Seeing Eye of Sauron records. Also such systems have their own vulnerabilities. Airborne systems are dependent upon atmospheric conditions. It doesn’t take too much in the way of haze or clouds to drastically cut their image quality down.

  • Don’t Equate Same-Sex Marriage Decision with National Concealed Carry Reciprocity (NRA)

    07/06/2015 11:53:59 AM PDT · 12 of 15
    theBuckwheat to wita

    “Which means the national reciprocity idea is a fools errand.”

    I think is a worthwhile goal, but I don’t expect that the recent Court rulings will be much help in achieving it. We had a recent case on firearms law that the Supreme Court just declined to hear without comment. So, that is just the easy way out for them to dodge the issue.

    We should just leave no stone unturned, but knowing that we have to spend the always-limited money and energy wisely to keep moving the ball down the field.

  • Girls should receive contraceptive implants in school before they become sexually active

    07/06/2015 8:58:35 AM PDT · 7 of 29
    theBuckwheat to wagglebee

    Government giving itself permission to medically assault fully half of all children. Pure evil. This is a form of enslavement to the progressive vision of morality.

  • Don’t Equate Same-Sex Marriage Decision with National Concealed Carry Reciprocity (NRA)

    07/06/2015 8:54:25 AM PDT · 9 of 15
    theBuckwheat to PROCON

    If the judicial system gives itself permission to rule any way it pleases, no matter what the law or the Constitution say, then no matter how they may have justified recent rulings, it would be very foolish to imagine that this system will allow itself to be held to any of that when someone presents a case that would take the system in a direction that it does not want to go.

  • Why not polygamy, and why stop there?

    07/06/2015 8:51:03 AM PDT · 26 of 28
    theBuckwheat to HiTech RedNeck

    Yes, exactly. Where people internalize God’s Law and God’s love, the only role for government will be for administrative matters. But humanity in this present age does not have that desire and so we must have governments that can only threaten death, making this age “the administration of death” twice over.

    “Our Constitution was made only for a moral and religious people. It is wholly inadequate to the government of any other.”

    – John Adams

    If people can government themselves, there is no need for an external force to perform that function. Contrariwise, if they cannot or will not govern themselves, then what? Somalia or South Chicago comes to mind.

  • Why not polygamy, and why stop there?

    07/05/2015 3:19:36 PM PDT · 8 of 28
    theBuckwheat to 2ndDivisionVet

    They won’t stop there, or anywhere. There is no limiting principle. That is why this must be stopped by revoking government’s power to define and regulate marriage entirely. Then marriage will return to being a private affair (as a manner of speaking), and the #PinkSwastika crowd will have to take their #BakeTheCake lawfare somewhere else.

  • Fed to Mandate that Cars “Broadcast Speed and Location Data” Promise Not to Use it Against You

    07/05/2015 3:16:46 PM PDT · 110 of 121
    theBuckwheat to fuzzylogic

    I will accept that. My beef is that it is all too easy to give in to the State’s craven lust for power over us.

  • Fed to Mandate that Cars “Broadcast Speed and Location Data” Promise Not to Use it Against You

    07/05/2015 1:15:15 PM PDT · 105 of 121
    theBuckwheat to fuzzylogic

    With all due respect, if I want privacy I can put my smartphone in a shielded bag, but government is going to treat my car’s broadcast of its ID as a matter of safety and it will be a crime to disable it, just as it is a crime for the tire shop to leave out the TPM (tire pressure monitor) the next time the tires are changed.

    Just take a simple issue like being able to disconnect your front passenger air bag. There is a government form with severe criminal sanction of 18 USC 1001 if you check the wrong box:

    “Part F. Certification

    I certify to the U.S. Department of Transportation that the information, certifications, and understandings given or indicated by me on this form are truthful, correct, and complete to the best of my knowledge and belief. I recognize that the statements I have made on this form concern a matter within the jurisdiction of a department of the United States and that making a false, fictitious, or fraudulent statement may render me subject to criminal prosecution under Title 18, United States Code, Section 1001.”

    As to tracking, I don’t believe that is the motivation of the engineers or the auto companies, but that could be the very same thing we would expect the engineers at Motorola or AT & T to say when they were developing the cell phone. And we know how that turned out.

    You don’t hesitate to use the government’s own destruction of the Fourth Amendment as the reason why I should not worry that someone very soon will not develop the “Stingray” cell phone spoofer equivalent of a Stingray for spoofing passing vehicles into spilling their guts to the device.

    And recall that law enforcement has vigorous denied that there was such as thing as a Stingray.

    Now with a cell phone, we could have preserved our privacy had the manufacturers not acceded to government’s demand that all phones be trackable all the time. We could have just had a “reveal location” button so disclosure would have been off by default. But no, disclosure of location is continuous and mandatory and now nobody can opt out.

    I return to my original suggestion. If the designers of this new vehicle location system are being honest about preserving privacy, let us see the steps they are taking. Let us not make silly design mistakes that open gaping holes for Stingrays to penetrate. One way to do this is to give each vehicle’s ID only a limited lifetime, where it comes up with a new random number frequent enough to preclude government from tracking my drive down the interstate.

    Let this device save lives, but not at the expense of liberty. Careful and honest engineers can design with both concerns in mind. I have options in my life. I can always rebuild my existing vehicles. Government is not going to destroy their utility. Too many poor illegal immigrants to pander to.

  • Fed to Mandate that Cars “Broadcast Speed and Location Data” Promise Not to Use it Against You

    07/04/2015 5:12:09 PM PDT · 81 of 121
    theBuckwheat to Bryan24

    The little box strapped to the next road sign about shoulder height is the perfect innocuous location for the small receiver and interface into the network that already has been built to support roadside information signs and traffic monitoring video.

    As an example of network load, the heaviest traffic count at any single location in Missouri is at the Blanchette Memorial Bridge where I-70 crosses the Missouri River west of St. Louis. In 2008 the daily traffic count was about 150,000 vehicles a day.

    If all vehicles were able to be monitored so their unique IDs could be captured along with a time stamp, 150k packets of info per day is nothing for a computer network that is already provisioned to carry video feeds.

  • Fed to Mandate that Cars “Broadcast Speed and Location Data” Promise Not to Use it Against You

    07/04/2015 5:12:09 PM PDT · 80 of 121
    theBuckwheat to Bryan24

    The little box strapped to the next road sign about shoulder height is the perfect innocuous location for the small receiver and interface into the network that already has been built to support roadside information signs and traffic monitoring video.

    As an example of network load, the heaviest traffic count at any single location in Missouri is at the Blanchette Memorial Bridge where I-70 crosses the Missouri River west of St. Louis. In 2008 the daily traffic count was about 150,000 vehicles a day.

    If all vehicles were able to be monitored so their unique IDs could be captured along with a time stamp, 150k packets of info per day is nothing for a computer network that is already provisioned to carry video feeds.

  • Isil stands for Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant. Does David Cameron not realise this?

    07/04/2015 3:25:07 PM PDT · 8 of 10
    theBuckwheat to Eurotwit

    When I read the books that Muslims tell me that they consider to be “holy”, I read commands and demands that are consistent with people who prosecute “jihad” upon the rest of the world, such as ISIS or Boko Haram. When I listen to people scold me about what “moderate” Muslims, I see people who just cannot bring themselves to accept and practice what these so-called holy books say.

    Indeed, I find confirmation of this in the history of the Muslim Brotherhood. The very reason it is so dangerous to the countries where it exists is that its doctrine convinces Muslims what they must do in order to be true to the real Islam. The Brotherhood just tells them to read the texts and follow the texts.

    Now, people call this “radicalization”, but it is clearly the not the case. The truth about Islam is inside out and upside down. Islam demands that its followers must be ruthlessly brutal towards people who are not Muslims. People who claims to be Muslims yet who cannot bring themselves to practice such brutality are the apostates and not “moderates” at all.

    The danger to the west is that nobody can know when any given Muslim might decode to be fully true to the demands of his faith. This is exactly what happens when a person becomes “radicalized”. This is exactly what happened to US Army Major Nidal Hasan.

  • Fed to Mandate that Cars “Broadcast Speed and Location Data” Promise Not to Use it Against You

    07/04/2015 2:58:14 PM PDT · 38 of 121
    theBuckwheat to upchuck

    “V2V communication security system would contain multiple technical, physical, and organizational controls to minimize privacy risks—including the risk of vehicle tracking by individuals and government or commercial entities,”

    If they are truly serious about privacy, the system would generate a random ID each time the car is started from a stopped position. I won’t hold my breath. Government always finds it easy to give government a pass to secure the power it craves over us.

  • Fed to Mandate that Cars “Broadcast Speed and Location Data” Promise Not to Use it Against You

    07/04/2015 2:58:13 PM PDT · 37 of 121
    theBuckwheat to upchuck

    “V2V communication security system would contain multiple technical, physical, and organizational controls to minimize privacy risks—including the risk of vehicle tracking by individuals and government or commercial entities,”

    If they are truly serious about privacy, the system would generate a random ID each time the car is started from a stopped position. I won’t hold my breath. Government always finds it easy to give government a pass to secure the power it craves over us.

  • Fed to Mandate that Cars “Broadcast Speed and Location Data” Promise Not to Use it Against You

    07/04/2015 2:55:19 PM PDT · 32 of 121
    theBuckwheat to fuzzylogic

    You can always pull the fuse to the OnStar system, but just like with airbags, the government will probably make it a crime to disconnect this new “feature” which will be declared to be “for safety”.

  • Fed to Mandate that Cars “Broadcast Speed and Location Data” Promise Not to Use it Against You

    07/04/2015 2:52:54 PM PDT · 29 of 121
    theBuckwheat to upchuck

    Vehicles equipped with tire pressure monitors broadcast data that can be used to identify a vehicle as it passes a receiver and decoder placed near the roadway. This is because each tire pressure transmitter is built with a unique 32 bit ID number like the “MAC address” on ethernet adapters.

    In the US, the system broadcasts on 315 MHz.

    Their installation became standard in the 2008 model year.