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  • Google Employee's Anti-Diversity Manifesto Goes Internally Viral

    08/05/2017 4:04:08 PM PDT · by tje · 26 replies
    Motherboard ^ | 8/5/2017 | LOUISE MATSAKIS
    At least eight Google employees tweeted Friday about a document that was circulated within the company calling for replacing Google's diversity initiatives with policies that encourage "ideological diversity" instead. The document, which is the personal opinion of one senior software engineer, was shared on a company mailing list but has since gone "internally viral," according to a Google employee who spoke with Motherboard.
  • 'Someone Kill the Judge'

    04/23/2012 9:15:47 AM PDT · by Nachum · 227 replies
    Weekly Standard ^ | 4/23/12 | DANIEL HALPER
    George Zimmerman, the accused murderer of Florida teen Trayvon Martin, has been released from jail on bail. Meeting Zimmerman's release are calls (on Twitter) for him to be killed. As Twitchy reports, "Twitter lynch mob: George Zimmerman is out on bail? Let’s kill him!" But it's not just Zimmerman who is at risk. In fact, there's already been a call on Twitter for the murder of the judge, Circuit Judge Kenneth Lester, who agreed to release Zimmerman on bail. Writing on a Twitter, someone named @Rick_Cobain writes, "Zimmerman released from jail someone kill the judge!!!!!"
  • Top Enlisted Member Says He’s Alive Because Someone ‘Checked It’

    12/03/2007 3:45:25 PM PST · by SandRat · 7 replies · 50+ views
    WASHINGTON, Dec. 3, 2007 – On a cold, rainy Christmas morning in 2004 in Iraq, a small group of soldiers huddled before a patrol. The first sergeant introduced the group to a new way to steer out of a spin if a Humvee were to start sliding into a canal. The patrol would be passing canals. If a driver were to steer incorrectly, the vehicle would overturn and drown those trapped inside, the first sergeant said. Steer correctly, the Humvee would not turn over, and everyone lives. Before pulling out that morning, the first sergeant checked again with each driver,...
  • Greensboro Leaders To Take Polygraph Exam (Someone leaked confidential police department report)

    05/02/2006 3:27:24 PM PDT · by Libloather · 17 replies · 689+ views
    WXII12 ^ | 5/02/06
    Greensboro Leaders To Take Polygraph ExamLeaked Report Is Subject Of Investigation UPDATED: 5:15 pm EDT May 2, 2006 GREENSBORO, N.C. -- City leaders are looking for the truth through the use of a polygraph exam. Some members of the City Council are taking the exam to prove they didn't release to the media a confidential report about the police department. Council members voted 8-1 to submit to the exam. Dianne Bellamy Small gave the dissenting vote and has said in the past that she's not responsible for the leak. Another member of the council, Yvonne Johnson, said she didn't like...
  • America Supports You: Mom Works to Show Troops Someone Cares

    04/24/2006 5:49:53 PM PDT · by SandRat · 2 replies · 234+ views
    America Supports You ^ | Rudi Williams
    WASHINGTON, April 24, 2006 – The terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, sparked a fire in Carolyn Blashek to do something to show servicemembers in harm's way that somebody cares. She tried to join the military, but the Army Reserve wouldn't accept her. "I was too old," she said. Soldiers with the 3rd Infantry Division in Iraq pose together for a picture to say thank you to Operation Gratitude for care packages the organization sent to them. Courtesy photo   About a year and a half after Sept. 11, a conversation with a despondent soldier rekindled the desire of the...
  • Hurricane Victims File for Unemployment (Someone named Charley gets blamed)

    08/17/2004 5:21:36 PM PDT · by Libloather · 2 replies · 394+ views
    Yahoo News ^ | ALLEN G. BREED
    Hurricane Victims File for Unemployment 3 minutes ago By ALLEN G. BREED, Associated Press Writer PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - Still smarting over the loss of their homes, Hurricane Charley's victims turned out by the hundreds in 90-degree heat Tuesday to cope with the storm's latest blow to their lives — the mass shutdown of businesses that has left them without jobs. "Charley laid me off," said Rose Vito, a 57-year-old telemarketing assistant in red-plaid pajamas, lined up outside the Employ Florida mobile benefits station in Port Charlotte's Harold Avenue Recreational Center parking lot. "Without phones and computers, they can't function."...
  • Hanegbi Adds Fuel: "Someone Is Planning An Assassination"

    07/07/2004 11:14:23 AM PDT · by Nachum · 15 replies · 930+ views
    Arutz 7 ^ | July 7, 2004 | staff
    "There are already people who have made the decision that if/when the time comes, they will try to kill a minister, a Prime Minister, an army officer or a policeman." So said Public Security Minister Tzachi HaNegbi last night. The incitement campaign against the right-wing continues. Public Security Minister Tzachi HaNegbi, a sometimes leader himself of right-wing causes in the recent and more distant past, said last night that in his opinion, "there are already people who have made the decision that if/when the time comes, they will try to kill a minister, a Prime Minister, an army officer or...