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  • Serial Snipers in 6 states... AZ, CO, IL, MI, NC, and OH (coincidence?)

    09/02/2015 8:08:15 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 24 replies
    Please see the the following links below. Just a coincidence or what?
  • Turkish media report Russia's shipment of six MiG-31s to Syria; no comment from Rosoboronexport

    08/17/2015 2:25:46 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 9 replies
    BRUSSELS. Aug 16 (Interfax) - Russia has shipped six Mikoyan MiG-31 fighter aircraft to Syria under a 2007 contract, a Turkish English-language news website, BGN News, reported on Sunday. The website claims the aircraft have already landed in Damascus. Under the contract, which was signed in 2007, Moscow is to deliver a total of eight MiG-31 fighter jets to Syria, BGN News says. Russia has called for a broad international coalition, including Syria and Iraq, to be created to fight Islamic State, the website site said. Rosoboronexport told Interfax-AVN that it can neither confirm, nor deny the report.
  • Liberal group plots to catch GOP state pols being racist and sexist

    12/13/2014 2:44:47 AM PST · by Cincinatus' Wife · 45 replies
    The Washington Examiner ^ | December 12, 2014 | Jason Russell
    The leader of a group hoping to improve liberals' fortunes at the state level revealed on Friday plans to start tracking conservative state legislators based on the assumption that "someone’s going to say something about black people" or women. The comments came at the first ever conference of the State Innovation Exchange (SiX), the Left’s attempt to counter conservative policy successes that have followed Republican victories at the state level. “We’re working with David Brock and Media Matters and American Bridge who have trackers that we can send out to monitor the debate on some bills that you all might...
  • In Defense of The Prophet Muhammad Pedophilia PR Campaign-Public Service Message

    Is Muslim Child Marriage coming to the entire world? Muslims say that Sharia Law will be implemented very soon in all countries, as soon as their populations grow...No one can stop this... I've already seen a similar message defending Muhammad's taking of a Jewish 9 year old girl as bride as that of being customary of his day. This image here below of what purportedly seems to be a legitimate public service announcement in England in the promotion of Muslim men taking underage girls as wives is difficult to interpret. At first sight it seems to be a straight forward...
  • Six people enrolled in ObamaCare on Day 1

    11/01/2013 4:44:06 AM PDT · by sheikdetailfeather · 7 replies
    Fox News ^ | 10-31-2013 | Megyn Kelly
    Documents from Rep. Issa show sign up numbers
  • Six Reasons Why CNN Is Now... The Most Disgraced Name In News

    07/25/2013 6:36:52 PM PDT · by sheikdetailfeather · 20 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 7/25/2013 | John Nolte
    Based on history, most media watchers would probably expect NBC News to win the award for the most shameful coverage of George Zimmerman, the 29 year-old Florida man recently acquitted for the tragic shooting of teenager Trayvon Martin. But an objective look at the coverage from major print, online, and broadcast outlets, makes clear that by a fairly safe margin, CNN is most deserving of this win.
  • Did Obama’s Actions Put SEAL Team Six in Danger?Muslim Brotherhood in Our White House

    08/28/2011 7:17:31 PM PDT · by Nachum · 23 replies
    Gulag Bound ^ | 8/28/11 | AJ of & Arlen Williams
    New details and names have emerged regarding appointees that Obama brought into our White House who allegedly have ties to the Muslim Brotherhood. This article lays out what we have learned and calls for an immediate Congressional investigation. It is no secret that Obama has embraced an enemy that openly states their desire to destroy Western Civilization and declares “Death to America.” Obama’s perplexing actions over the course of his Presidency appear to be more aligned with the agenda of the Muslim Brotherhood and United Nations than with America’s agenda. From Obama’s illegal war in Libya with U.S. military support...
  • Gang of Six deficit plan. Read it here.

    07/20/2011 4:18:42 PM PDT · by Nachum · 12 replies
    Chicago Sun Times ^ | 7/20/11 | Lynn Sweet
    A BIPARTISAN PLAN TO REDUCE OUR NATION'S DEFICITS EXECUTIVE SUMMARY This bipartisan, comprehensive, and balanced plan consistent with the recommendations of the Bowles-Simpson fiscal commission that will: • Slash our nation's deficits by $3.7 trillion/$3.6 trillion over ten years under CBO's March 2011 baseline, or $4.65 trillion/$4.5 trillion under the original fiscal commission baseline (which used the President's 2011 budget request as the starting point for discretionary spending). • Stabilize our publicly-held debt by 2014. • Reduce our publicly-held debt to roughly 70% of our economy by 2021. • Impose unprecedented budget enforcement. A COMPREHENSIVE AND BALANCED PROPOSAL The plan...
  • Arab protestors marking Six-Day War anniversary charge Israeli borders, minefield with Molotov

    06/05/2011 12:31:34 PM PDT · by Nachum · 15 replies
    jihad watch | 6/5/11 | Marisol
    When you run into a mine field, there's something that's been known to happen: land mines go off. When scores of people charge at the border of a sovereign nation with Molotov cocktails and an assortment of other arms spotted in the crowd, another thing has been known to happen: the people on the other side of that border recognize a threat to their personal safety as well as their national sovereignty, and try to stop you. Of course, the headline circling the globe at this point is "Israel fires on protestors," plus a casualty estimate. As with the protests,...
  • Fierce Obama SEAL Doll Released

    05/13/2011 9:31:31 AM PDT · by Dubya-M-DeesWent2SyriaStupid! · 81 replies · 1+ views ^ | May 11, 2011 | LeAnne Gendreau
    Hero Builders An Oxford company has released an action figure inspired by the capture of Osama bin Laden. Navy SEALs have become national heroes since news broke that they took down Osama bin Laden, so it’s fitting that the newest action figure from a Connecticut company is a fierce looking President Barack Obama as a SEAL. The minute Obama said late on the night of May 1 that the U.S. had found and killed bin Laden, Emil Vicale knew which his action figure company’s would make next -- Rambama. On Wednesday morning, Hero Builders released the Obama SEAL Team 6...
  • Big Government Top Six Planned Parenthood Deceptions: In Order of Increasing Absurdity

    02/09/2011 10:00:45 AM PST · by Nachum · 7 replies
    big government ^ | 2/9/11 | Lila Rose
    Deception 6) “We reported this to the FBI” Planned Parenthood wrote the FBI a letter a week after our investigation, only after they realized that Live Action had conducted the sting.They say this themselves. As much as they may pretend, Planned Parenthood was not attempting to help send human traffickers to jail; they were attempting to pre-empt the release of Live Action’s footage. If Planned Parenthood really cared about reporting potential sex traffickers to authorities, they would have called police while the pimp was in the clinic, or immediately after. Not wasting a minute. Planned Parenthood, where are the reports...
  • Six Christians shot, 1 fatally, in Egypt

    01/18/2011 3:57:46 PM PST · by Nachum · 8 replies
    CNN World ^ | 1/18/11 | CNN Wire Staff
    Samalut, Egypt (CNN) -- A policeman fatally shot a Christian man and wounded five other Christians Tuesday in an attack on a train in Egypt, officials said. The incident occurred at about 5 p.m. when a man walked onto the train, which was stopped in the station at Samalut, about 200 kilometers south of Cairo, said Maryanne Nabil Thaki, 29, one of the victims. She said she was seated with her sister, Maggie Nabil Thaki, 25, their 52-year-old mother, Sabah Sinot Suleiman, and Maggie's fiance, 26-year-old Ehab Ashraf Kamal. They were en route to Cairo to buy an engagement ring,...
  • California Students Sent Home for Wearing U.S. Flags on Cinco de Mayo

    05/06/2010 8:35:53 AM PDT · by scottfactor · 45 replies · 1,634+ views
    Fox News ^ | 05/06/2010 |
    Administrators at a California high school sent five students home on Wednesday after they refused to remove their American Flag T-shirts and bandannas -- garments the school officials deemed "incendiary" on Cinco de Mayo. The five teens were sitting at a table outside Live Oak High School in Morgan Hill, Calif., on Wednesday morning when Assistant Principal Miguel Rodriguez asked two of them to remove their American flag bandannas, the Morgan Hill Times reports. The boys told the newspaper they complied, but were asked to accompany Rodriguez to the principal's office.
  • "The List": Obama's Fifty Sixth Week in Office

    02/18/2010 8:12:20 PM PST · by Nachum · 14 replies · 378+ views
    Nachumlist ^ | 2/18/10 | Nachum
     Obama's Fifty Sixth Week in OfficeLatest Additions to "The List""The List" for 2/18/2010 Rashad Hussain, the president's appointee to serve as Special Envoy to the Organization of Islamic Conference was named a Fellow to the Paul and Daisy Soros Foundation: The "New Dawn" memo -- a copy of which was sent to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Admiral Mike Mullen ABC News has learned that the Obama administration has decided to give the war in Iraq -- currently known as Operation Iraqi Freedom -- a new name....The new name: "Operation New Dawn." In a February 17, 2010,...
  • One in six NHS patients 'misdiagnosed'

    09/21/2009 8:24:52 PM PDT · by Nachum · 7 replies · 492+ views
    Telegraph UK ^ | 9/21/09 | Kate Devlin and Rebecca Smith
    As many as one in six patients treated in NHS hospitals and GPs’ surgeries is being misdiagnosed, experts have warned. Doctors were making mistakes in up to 15 per cent of cases because they were too quick to judge patients’ symptoms, they said, while others were reluctant to ask more senior colleagues for help. While in most cases the misdiagnosis did not result in the patient suffering serious harm, a sizeable number of the millions of NHS patients were likely to suffer significant health problems as a result, according to figures. It was said that the number of misdiagnoses was...
  • A search for answers in the case against the Lackawanna Six (terrorists arrested 5 years ago)

    09/10/2007 3:33:39 PM PDT · by Libloather · 3 replies · 416+ views
    Buffalo News ^ | 9/09/07 | Mark Sommer
    A search for answers in the case against the Lackawanna SixBy Mark Sommer NEWS BOOK REVIEWER Updated: 09/09/07 6:29 AM The arraignment of the Lackawanna Six attracted national attention. Derek Gee/Buffalo News It was five years ago today that police apprehended the first member of what was quickly dubbed the Lackawanna Six. Headlines blared far beyond Western New York, as news stories raised the specter of homegrown terrorists training with al-Qaida in southern Afghanistan. Osama bin Laden, it would later be revealed, was present, too. President Bush, Attorney General John Ashcroft and FBI Director Robert Mueller quickly proclaimed the Lackawanna...
  • Is Bin Laden Looking to 72.

    09/09/2007 3:22:33 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 75 replies · 2,864+ views
    Newsmax Insider Report (email) | September 9, 2007 | Newsmax
    Is there any method to bin Laden’s madness? After years of not being seen in public, he is apparently surfacing on the eve of the 6th anniversary of his Sept. 11, 2001 attacks. Intelligence agencies have stated that Islamic terrorists like to mark anniversaries with attacks. As religious fundamentalists, they may even be motivated by Islam’s interest in numbers or numerology. While the number 6 has little religious significance for Islamics, this Sept. 11 will mark an important number: 72. That’s 72 months since the 9/11 strikes of 2001. Could there be significance in that number? We did some research...
  • Democratic donor Hsu caught in Colorado

    09/07/2007 5:09:26 AM PDT · by libstripper · 47 replies · 1,539+ views
    Los Angeles Times ^ | September 7, 2007 | Dan Morain and Chuck Neubauer,
    SACRAMENTO -- -- Democratic fundraiser Norman Hsu, the patron to would-be presidents who found himself staring at the prospect of imprisonment and federal investigation, was arrested in Colorado on Thursday. Hsu, 56, was on an eastbound Amtrak train about noon when he fell ill, and Amtrak personnel took him to St. Mary's Hospital in Grand Junction, Colo., a hospital spokesman said. There, he was arrested by the FBI a few hours later on a federal charge of unlawful flight to avoid prosecution. He was expected to appear before a federal magistrate-judge as early as this morning, pending his likely extradition...
  • Exposed: Soviet Union Orchestrated The Six Day War! [engineered to destroy Israel’s nuclear program]

    05/17/2007 7:25:51 AM PDT · by bedolido · 5 replies · 934+ views
    In a new book that “totally contradicts everything that has been accepted to this day” about the Six Day War, two Israeli authors claim that the conflict was deliberately engineered by the Soviet Union to create the conditions in which Israel’s nuclear program could be destroyed. Having received information about Israel’s progress towards nuclear arms, the Soviets aimed to draw Israel into a confrontation in which their counterstrike would include a joint Egyptian-Soviet bombing of the reactor at Dimona. They had also geared up for a naval landing on Israel’s beaches.
  • Six Good Reasons to Revisit Immigration Policy (Another benefit of Illegal Immigration)

    05/09/2007 5:36:14 PM PDT · by pulaskibush · 7 replies · 785+ views
    Family Research Council ^ | 5/9/07 | Tony Perkins
    To: Friends of Family Research Council From: Family Research Council President Tony Perkins May 9, 2007 - Wednesday After arresting six radical Muslims with plans to massacre soldiers at Fort Dix in New Jersey, FBI special agent J.P Weiss said it best when he told reporters, "We dodged a bullet. In fact... we may have dodged several bullets." Unfortunately, what few seem to realize is that without serious immigration reform, Americans may not be quite so blessed next time. Of those accused in the Fort Dix terror plot, three are in the United States illegally. While we applaud the government...
  • Man Reportedly Fathers 6 Children With 6 Different Women

    03/12/2007 11:19:01 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 87 replies · 2,246+ views
    A Cincinnati man is expecting six children with six different women, according to The Cincinnati Enquirer. During court proceedings charging Rickey Lackey with attempted theft, Hamilton County Common Pleas Judge Melba Marsh asked Lackey how many children he had. Lackey's response: “None, but I have six on the way." That prompted Marsh to ask Lackey, 25, if he was marrying a woman with six kids. “No, I be concubining," Lackey responded, meaning he lives with women he is not married to.
  • Coalition forces kill one terrorist, capture six others

    08/01/2006 6:02:12 PM PDT · by SandRat · 6 replies · 254+ views
    Multi-National Forces-Iraq ^ | COMBINED PRESS INFORMATION CENTER
    BAGHDAD – Coalition forces killed one targeted terrorist and captured six others during a raid in Baghdad July 27. The targeted terrorists were reported to be associated with an al-Qaida in Iraq terrorist leader who was targeted and killed during a raid July 26. That individual was a known bomb maker and weapons dealer and had significant links to several high level al–Qaida in Iraq leaders. Upon assault, one of the suspected terrorists ignored demands to surrender and Coalition forces assessed him to be a threat to security forces as well as the other Iraqis in the house. The troops...
  • Suicide Bombs Kill Iraqi Civilians; Iraqi Army Captures Six Terrorists

    07/11/2006 5:10:33 PM PDT · by SandRat · 2 replies · 295+ views
    WASHINGTON, July 11, 2006 – Three bombs detonated just north of Baghdad's international zone today, killing a reported 15 Iraqi civilians and an Iraqi policeman, U.S. military officials said. Reports indicate two terrorists wearing suicide vests blew themselves up, and a makeshift bomb was detonated. Four local nationals also were wounded. Iraqi soldiers from 5th Brigade, 6th Iraqi Army Division and coalition forces responded to the scene. In other news from Iraq, soldiers from 2nd Battalion, 4th Brigade, 2nd Iraqi Army Division, captured an entire terrorist bomb-making cell during a series of raids in Mosul yesterday. Working on a tip...
  • Coalition Raids in Iraq Kill Two Terrorists, Detain Six

    06/25/2006 12:55:32 PM PDT · by SandRat · 1 replies · 208+ views
    WASHINGTON, June 25, 2006 – Two terrorists were killed and six were detained during two separate coalition operations conducted in Tikrit and Yusifiyan yesterday, military officials announced. Coalition troops killed two terrorists and detained another during a raid north of Yusifiyan June 24. The terrorists were at a foreign-fighter safe house where recent intelligence indicated that they were holding meetings to plan terrorist acts, officials said. One woman was injured in the action. She received medical care and was taken to a nearby military facility for further treatment. The same house had been targeted in early May to disrupt a...
  • Terrorists Kill Three Afghan Civilians, Wound Six

    06/13/2006 4:50:53 PM PDT · by SandRat · 4 replies · 207+ views
    WASHINGTON, June 13, 2006 – Two separate terrorist attacks yesterday left three Afghan civilians dead and six others wounded, U.S. military officials reported today. A makeshift bomb placed under a bridge in Paktia province was detonated as two passenger vehicles passed above. The blast killed two Afghans and wounded five others. Elsewhere, extremists attacked two Afghan civilian trucks in Ghazni province, killing the driver of one truck and wounding the other. The wounded driver was taken to Ghazni hospital for treatment. "These unprovoked attacks against civilians are criminal," U.S. Army Lt. Col. Paul Fitzpatrick, Combined Joint Task Force 76 spokesman,...
  • The Six Billion Letter Man Makes DNA Breakthrough

    05/25/2006 6:57:07 PM PDT · by blam · 3 replies · 345+ views
    The Telegraph (UK) ^ | 5-26-2006 | Roger Highfield
    The six billion letter man makes DNA breakthrough By Roger Highfield, Science Editor (Filed: 26/05/2006) An american scientist has become the first person in history to gaze at his entire genetic makeup, the DNA recipe book that he inherited from his parents. Craig Venter, 59, one of the pioneers of the effort to read all the genes in a human - the human genome - has now gone much further and produced the ultimate autobiography, one written in six billion "letters" of DNA. This heralds a new era of medicine, that of personal genomics. While the first draft human genomes,...
  • The Sniper's Plan: Kill Six Whites A Day For 30 Days (Muhammad - Malvo)

    05/24/2006 8:40:08 PM PDT · by blam · 32 replies · 1,407+ views
    The Telegraph (UK) ^ | 5-25-2006 | Harry Mount
    The sniper's plan: kill six whites a day for 30 days By Harry Mount in New York (Filed: 25/05/2006) One of the two snipers who murdered 10 people in a killing spree that terrorised Washington has revealed their plans to kill hundreds of children, policemen and rescue workers in an attempt to shut down cities across the country. John Allen Muhammad, 45, and his accomplice, Lee Boyd Malvo, 21, brought America's capital to a standstill in 2002 as they picked off white targets at petrol stations and shops in the city's prosperous suburbs. Muhammad: ‘a coward’ Malvo testified that Muhammad,...
  • "666" sense: Date marked with caution

    05/02/2006 2:00:25 AM PDT · by Guard Dog · 93 replies · 3,748+ views
    Denver Post ^ | 5/2/06 | Howard Pankratz
    With June 6, 2006, rapidly approaching, authorities in Colorado and elsewhere are carefully watching to see if that date - 6/6/06 - spurs demonstrations or violent activity. They are aware that 666 signifies the Mark of the Beast or the Antichrist to some organizations and believe June 6 is a date that could trigger problems. "It's been a conscious question among some of our folks, so they've been on the lookout for something," said Lance Clem, spokesman for the Colorado Department of Public Safety. "But they haven't seen anything." Even so, some local police are being vigilant. "The bottom line...
  • Six Killed In Israeli Air Strike

    04/07/2006 6:47:49 PM PDT · by blam · 6 replies · 335+ views
    Six killed in Israeli air strike The attack follows three overnight Israeli strikes on Gaza Strip targets Six Palestinians, including a child, have been killed in an Israeli air strike outside a militant training camp near Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip. The dead included a senior commander in the Popular Resistance Committees group and his five-year-old daughter. Witnesses said three rockets were fired. At least 12 people were injured. The attack was the deadliest such strike since the Hamas-led Palestinian cabinet was sworn in last week. The aircraft hit a car as it was leaving the camp, where weapons...
  • Six killed in market blast in Indonesia

    12/30/2005 7:39:29 PM PST · by LibWhacker · 9 replies · 548+ views
    Reuters ^ | 12/30/05
    PALU, Indonesia (Reuters) - A suspected bomb blast rocked a crowded market selling pork in eastern Indonesia on Saturday, killing six people and wounding 45, local media reported. Police said they believed a bomb caused the explosion in the town of Palu, capital of volatile Central Sulawesi province. The blast comes amid a spate of warnings from authorities about militant violence during the Christmas and New Year season in the world's most populous Muslim nation. Pork is forbidden to Muslims, but eastern Indonesia has large pockets of Christians. El Shinta news radio station reported that unexploded bombs had also been...
  • Man leaves children in cold car for six hours(father of the year alert)

    12/20/2005 2:19:07 PM PST · by freepatriot32 · 46 replies · 1,637+ views ^ | 12 20 05 |
    Greenwood, IN - An Indiana man is behind bars for intentionally leaving his girlfriend's children in a car in the frigid cold. On Sunday, police say Gary Willhoite left a six-year-old, a four-year-old, and a two-month old at a Greenwood gas station just south of Indianapolis. Authorities say he was angry with his girlfriend, so he left her kids in a car for six hours. By the time the children were found, police say ice had formed inside the car. Lt. Bob Dine with the Greenwood Police Department says, "The baby was in the car seat, had a wet diaper,...
  • Six Charged With 'The Scream' Theft

    12/19/2005 5:28:17 PM PST · by blam · 18 replies · 642+ views
    BBC ^ | 12-19-2005
    Six charged with The Scream theft The Scream was stolen in a daylight raid in August 2004 Six people have been charged in Oslo in connection with the theft of Edvard Munch's painting The Scream. The masterpiece, along with another work, Madonna, was taken in a daylight raid on the Norwegian capital's Munch Museum in August 2004. Neither work has been seen since, despite an international search and the offer of a reward. Five people are charged with theft, one is charged with receiving stolen goods. They will stand trial in February. None of the six people has been identified....
  • USS Norfolk Deploys for Six Months as Part of USS Nassau ESG

    11/11/2005 1:24:35 PM PST · by SandRat · 6 replies · 445+ views
    Navy NewsStand ^ | Nov 11, 2005 | From Commander, U.S. Naval Submarine Force Public Affairs
    NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- The fast-attack submarine USS Norfolk (SSN 714) departed from its namesake homeport Nov. 7 for a six-month deployment as part of the USS Nassau (LHA 4) Expeditionary Strike Group (ESG). Norfolk is heading to the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility (AOR) in support of the global war on terrorism (GWOT). Commanding Officer Cmdr. Scott Adams is excited about this opportunity for his crew and ship to show just what the submarine force can do. “Our sub can operate in shallow water, under ice, and in congested areas in all weather conditions. We are able to...
  • POW who endured six years in captivity speaks locally

    11/03/2005 9:34:52 PM PST · by SandRat · 5 replies · 1,377+ views
    Sierra Vista Herald, Sierra Vista Arizona ^ | Nov 3, 2005 | Amanda Baillie
    FORT HUACHUCA — America’s heroes were honored at a special event on Wednesday, including the many who now live in this community. The annual Bring A Vet To Lunch, presented by the Greater Sierra Vista Area Chamber of Commerce and its Military Affairs Committee, saw more than 180 people fill the Thunder Mountain Activity Center. Among them were veterans aged 80-plus, as well as active-duty soldiers still in their teens, and community and military leaders. But the special guest was retired Lt. Col. Barry Bridger, an Air Force veteran who spent more than six years as a prisoner of war...
  • Six Nights Of Riots In Paris Ghetto Split Chirac Cabinet

    11/02/2005 5:31:01 PM PST · by blam · 83 replies · 2,069+ views
    The Telegraph (UK) ^ | 11-3-2005 | Henry Samuel
    Six nights of riots in Paris ghetto split Chirac cabinet By Henry Samuel in Clichy-sous-Bois(Filed: 03/11/2005) The French government was reeling yesterday after six nights of rioting which have exposed a split in the cabinet over how to deal with poverty and immigration in the dilapidated Paris suburbs. As authorities cleaned up the debris of another bout of violence, including the wrecks of 250 cars burned out on Tuesday night, both the prime minister, Dominique de Villepin, and the interior minister, Nicolas Sarkozy, put off foreign trips to deal with the rioting. Youths on the Paris estates have promised ‘40...
  • Roberts and Roe v. Wade

    09/13/2005 4:42:05 PM PDT · by Mike10542 · 11 replies · 305+ views
    September 13, 2005 | Michael Katz
    This is for all the naysayers on Roberts and others who like to read the misleading headlines of the AP about Roberts and his confirmation hearing so far. First off, he never said he actually respected Roe v. Wade or that it deserves respect or anything directly about Roe. What he did do was talk generally about stare decisis and the ideas of precedent. He said that any case (including Roe) that has been decided by the Supreme COurt deserves respect in that it is a precedent of the court. Being in my first year of law school, we have...
  • Six U.S. soldiers killed in Iraq bombings

    08/14/2005 7:21:18 AM PDT · by prairiebreeze · 34 replies · 984+ views
    Kansas City Star ^ | August 14, 2005 | ANTONIO CASTANEDA
    BAGHDAD, Iraq - Six U.S. soldiers died in roadside bombings and a shooting, the military said Sunday, as lawmakers rushed to persuade Sunni Arabs to accept federalism provisions in the draft constitution that is due in one day. With intense negotiations continuing just hours before parliament was to ratify the charter, one Shiite legislator, Jawad al-Maliki, told The Associated Press that the deadline might have to be extended. "If we don't reach an agreement today, we might amend the interim constitution and extend the deadline by a minimum of two weeks," he said. However, U.S. Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad said the...
  • DNR reduces limit on ducks from six to four (Minnesota)

    08/07/2005 1:04:58 AM PDT · by freepatriot32 · 17 replies · 661+ views
    star ^ | 8 6 05 | Dennis Anderson,
    Minnesota waterfowlers will be allowed two fewer ducks in the bag this fall than last, and the limit on hen mallards during a 60-day season has been cut from two to one, the Department of Natural Resources said last week. The reduction from last year's six-duck daily bag limit was due in part to a drop last year in the Mississippi Flyway duck harvest of about 1 million birds from 2003. Minnesota's 2004 harvest declined 23 percent. Additionally, Minnesota's breeding duck population this spring was the lowest since the drought years of the 1980s. Mallards, down 37 percent from 2004,...
  • SIX DIE IN RURAL PROTEST (Communst China)

    06/16/2005 10:39:07 AM PDT · by Nachum · 9 replies · 602+ views
    Sky News ^ | June 16, 2005 | staff
    Shocking footage of crowd control 'Chinese-style' has been obtained by Sky News. The film shows dozens of hired thugs running amok in a village just 60 miles from the capital Beijing. Villagers are shown being beaten with long canes while gunfire can be heard in the background. Six villagers are reported to have died while 50 were injured. It is the worst footage of violence to emerge from the secretive country since the Tiananmen Square massacre of 1989. The trouble broke out after the hired hands, some wearing helmuts and khakis, moved in to clear land needed by a nearby...
  • North Korea 'Has Six Nuclear Weapons'

    05/08/2005 5:38:41 PM PDT · by blam · 19 replies · 1,006+ views
    North Korea 'has six nuclear weapons' (Filed: 09/05/2005) The United Nations' main nuclear watchdog believes that North Korea has up to six nuclear weapons, its chief said yesterday. Asked by CNN whether it was its assessment that the North Koreans already had as many as six nuclear bombs, the head of the International Atomic Energy Agency, Mohamed ElBaradei, said: "I think that would be close to our estimation. "We knew they had the plutonium that could be converted into five or six weapons. We know that they have the delivery system." According to US intelligence reports, Pyongyang is believed to...
  • Iraqis Capture Saddam's Half Brother (Six of diamonds for those of you playing at home)

    02/27/2005 6:36:19 AM PST · by Libloather · 4 replies · 749+ views
    Yahoo News ^ | 2/27/05 | PATRICK QUINN
    Iraqis Capture Saddam's Half Brother 29 minutes ago By PATRICK QUINN, Associated Press Writer BAGHDAD, Iraq - Iraqi security forces captured Sabawi Ibrahim al-Hassan, Saddam Hussein's half brother and former adviser who was suspected of financing insurgents from Syria after U.S. troops ousted the former dictator, the government said Sunday. In a statement, Prime Minister Ayad Allawi's office said the arrest "shows the determination of the Iraqi government to chase and detain all criminals who carried out massacres and whose hands are stained with the blood of the Iraqi people, then bring them to justice to face the right punishment."...
  • Anti-Semitism Evolves

    02/15/2005 1:35:09 PM PST · by forty_years · 9 replies · 785+ views
    War to Mobilize Democracy ^ | February 15, 2005 | Daniel Pipes
    Anti-Semitism may seem to be a static, unchanging phenomenon but in fact the obsessive hatred of Jews has a history that goes back millennia and continues to evolve.Developments since World War II and the Holocaust have been especially fast-paced and portentous. Here are four of the most significant shifts: From right to left: For centuries, anti-Semitism was the hallmark of the right and merely episodic on the left. To take the ultimate examples of these trends, Stalin's Judeophobia was peripheral to his monstrous project, but Hitler's was central to his. Even a decade ago, this pattern still basically held true....
  • Parties Coordinate to Resolve N.K. Nuke Issue

    02/14/2005 10:47:31 PM PST · by familyop · 3 replies · 250+ views
    Arirang TV & Chosun Ilbo ^ | 15FEB05 | Arirang TV & Chosun Ilbo
    A series of diplomatic contacts are scheduled this week to help relieve the North Korean nuclear issue. Sources say South Korea plans to send its top nuclear negotiator, Deputy Foreign Minister Song Min-soon, to Beijing this week to ask China to use more of its influence over North Korea in getting Pyongyang back to the negotiating table. China, in turn, is expected to dispatch a high-level communist party official, Wang Jiarui, to North Korea as early as this weekend. In the meantime, South Korea, the U.S. and Japan are reportedly pushing to open a 6-way consultative meeting also comprising North...
  • Requiem for a Decent Chinese Communist

    01/22/2005 7:27:42 PM PST · by stevejackson · 4 replies · 669+ views
    Zhao Ziyang, former Secretary-General of mainland China’s Communist Party, died at a Beijing hospital last Monday. Good riddance to another communist? In this case, no. Not all tigers are incapable of changing their stripes. During his tenure in China’s one and only political party, Zhao took steps that truly can be called “reforms.” Zhao's greatest moment occurred during the pro-democracy rebellion of 1989, which was centered in and around Beijing’s Tiananmen Square. He opposed the use of China’s vast military might against the peaceful protestors gathered in the square. On May 19, 1989, Zhao personally pleaded with the protestors, mostly...
  • Indefinite Jailing of 6 in Canada Tests Legal System

    12/19/2004 6:02:03 AM PST · by crushelits · 45 replies · 771+ views ^ | Sunday, December 19, 2004 | Doug Struck
    Mona el-Fouli is seeking the release of her husband, who has been jailed in Toronto without being charged. TORONTO -- For a long time, Mona el-Fouli lied to her young children. Their father was working, she told them at first. He was on a trip, she said later. But when she took her boys, 5 and 7, to see their father behind a glass partition, they knew he was in jail. "Please mom, can I break this glass and go inside to play with my dad?" pleaded the 7-year-old, she recounted. For 4 1/2 years, el-Fouli's husband, Mohammed Zeki Mahjoub,...

    08/16/2002 7:39:49 AM PDT · by Merchant Seaman · 735 replies · 30,137+ views
    Annoyed Reader
    The purpose of's multiple message boards is to limit the topics for each board to particular topics. Posting the same message on all the boards defeats the purpose of multiple-boards for special topics. It is very annoying to see the same message on every bulletin board. PLEASE! DO THE READERS A FAVOR. STOP CROSS-POSTING YOUR MESSAGES!
  • Saturday Night Fun: Alzheimer's Test

    11/13/2004 8:17:53 PM PST · by ETERNAL WARMING · 162 replies · 3,536+ views
    Email ^ | Nov. 12, 04 | Na
    Count the "F's" in the following text: FINISHED FILES ARE THE RE- SULT OF YEARS OF SCIENTIF- IC STUDY COMBINED WITH THE EXPERIENCE OF YEARS...(see below) Managed it ? Scroll down only after you have counted them, okay? How many ?
  • Six Degrees of Recrimination

    11/13/2004 5:07:38 PM PST · by LibWhacker · 15 replies · 831+ views
    The Canton Repository ^ | 11/13/04 | Bruce Feirstein
    “In the aftermath, the Democrats will form their ritual circular firing squad of recriminations.” -- Former Clinton adviser Sidney Blumenthal, writing in the Guardian, Nov. 4, 2004Bruce Springsteen blames Jon Bon Jovi. John Bon Jovi blames James Taylor. James Taylor blames Pearl Jam. Pearl Jam blames the Dixie Chicks. The Dixie Chicks blame Dave Matthews. Dave Matthews blames Michael Stipe. Michael Stipe blames Bono. Bono blames George Soros. George Soros blames MoveOn.Org. blames Michael Moore. Michael Moore blames Don Imus. Don Imus blames Howard Stern. Howard Stern blames Al Franken. Al Franken blames Jon Stewart. Jon Stewart blames...
  • McCain National ID 'secretly' passed Senate on Friday

    10/07/2004 7:05:10 AM PDT · by Warden · 30 replies · 800+ views ^ | 10-7-04 | Rick Warden
    Re 13:16 And he causeth all, both small and great, rich and poor, free and bond, to receive a mark in their right hand, or in their foreheads: 17 And that no man might buy or sell, save he that had the mark, or the name of the beast, or the number of his name. 18 Here is wisdom. Let him that hath understanding count the number of the beast: for it is the number of a man; and his number is Six hundred threescore and six.
  • Beyond the Pale

    09/27/2004 9:13:15 AM PDT · by stevejackson · 3 replies · 573+ views
    netWMD - The War to Mobilize Democracy ^ | September 27, 2004 | Ted Belman
    The world has decided that the territories are beyond the pale for the Jews. In a crash course on Jewish literacy, dealing with the Pale of Settlement published by we learn "From 1791 until 1915, the Jews living in Eastern Europe were confined by the Czars of Russia -- starting with Catherine the Great -- to an area known as the "Pale of Settlement" (meaning "borders of settlement"). "Jews were specifically expelled from Moscow and St. Petersburg and forced into the Pale. Later they were also expelled from rural areas within the Pale and forced to live only in...