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  • FBI: Person in custody in Maryland shootings; 1 damaged NSA building

    03/05/2015 12:37:31 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 30 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | March 4, 2015 | Associated Press
    FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — A person believed responsible for shootings along highways over the last two weeks in the Baltimore-Washington area, including shots that damaged a National Security Agency building, is in custody, the FBI said early Wednesday. The FBI believes the person in custody is responsible for shootings along Maryland highways, including one near the Fort Meade Army installation, which is home to the NSA, FBI spokeswoman Amy Thoreson said in a statement. She said no other information was available early Wednesday.
  • Weaponizing the University: The Case of DePaul

    02/01/2006 8:36:03 PM PST · by Land_of_Lincoln_John · 17 replies · 957+ views
    American Thinker ^ | February 1st, 2006 | Jon Cohen
    DePaul University is rapidly becoming ground zero in the battle to reform academia’s corrupted political culture. For the third time in less than a year the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) has publicly rebuked the university for its politically motivated abridgment of free speech, this time for shutting down an anti-affirmative action bake sale and threatening to punish one of the organizers for violation of a newly instituted anti-discrimination policy. The DePaul Conservative Alliance set up a table in the Student Center where they were selling cookies and suggesting differing prices based on race, ethnicity and gender. It...
  • Top 25 Conservative Voices in California

    12/23/2014 4:28:38 PM PST · by PROCON · 26 replies
    breitbart ^ | Dec. 23, 2014 | Jon Fleischman
    While California has become a bastion of liberalism, the Golden State is not without conservative voices. It was actually a project to narrow this list to 25 people – my apologies to many who would have made the top 50. You can find any of them via a web search. I did not include elected officials in this list. I looked for people whose voices are heard beyond Twitter and/or Facebook. Here are the Top 25 Conservative Voices in California, in alphabetical order:
  • The Hallelujah Chorus--All Parts Performed by 2 Singers in an Abandoned Bunker (YouTube vid, 4m22s)

    NASA and Handel hook up.
  • Cats Recognize Their Owners Voice But Choose To Ignore It

    12/02/2013 5:07:58 PM PST · by Dysart · 141 replies
    Smithsonian ^ | 12-2-13
    Cats, according to new research, recognize their owner’s voice. They just can’t be bothered to react to it. Researchers in Japan arrived at this conclusion after performing experiments with twenty house cats. They played recordings of the cats’ owners’ calling to their pets in whatever cat-talk voice they typically used. They also played recordings of three strangers calling to the cats, using the same words. To quantify the cats’ reactions, the researchers recorded how often cats moved their head, tail, paws or ears, or whether they meowed or dilated their pupils. While the cats showed a significantly greater response to...
  • Jewish Voices For Stupidity

    03/04/2013 12:41:27 PM PST · by Nachum · 1 replies
    Jewlicious ^ | 03/04/13 | ck
    I woke up this morning and received a breathless email from Cecilie Surasky, the Deputy Director of “Jewish Voices for Peace.” The email gleefully announced that in anticipation of the AIPAC Policy Conference in DC and the arrival of thousands of Israel activists from across the US, JVP arranged for the placement of 100 large back-lit ads to be plastered across the busiest Metro stations in Washington, D.C. The ads read as follows “Jewish and proud and AIPAC doesn’t speak for me – President Obama and Congress: Most Jewish Americans are pro-peace. AIPAC is not.” The email then urges JVP’s...
  • Gun Control Advocates´ Loudest Voices are Most Heavily Protected

    12/23/2012 7:56:40 PM PST · by Nachum · 7 replies
    Breitbart´s Big Government ^ | 12/23/12 | Kerry Picket
    Gun control advocates, following the NRA’s press conference on Friday, slammed the National Rifle Association’s response. NRA CEO Wayne La Pierre told reporters: “How have our nation’s priorities gotten so far out of order? Think about it. We care about our money, so we protect our banks with armed guards. American airports, office buildings, power plants, courthouses--even sports stadiums--are all protected by armed security. We care about the President, so we protect him with armed Secret Service agents. Members of Congress work in offices surrounded by armed Capitol Police officers. Yet when it comes
  • Pelosi 'Swears' Spirit of Susan B. Anthony Spoke to Her in White House

    08/08/2012 8:48:29 PM PDT · by Justaham · 74 replies
    cnsnews.com ^ | 8/8/12 | Eric Scheiner
    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D.-Calif.) told a recent gathering of the Women’s Political Committee that the spirits of suffragists Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Alice Paul spoke to her at the White House. Pelosi said she heard them say: “At last we have a seat at the table”. A video recently posted on Youtube shows Pelosi speaking in May describing her first meeting with President Bush in the White House after becoming part of the Democratic House leadership.
  • VANITY: Sarah Palin and Michele Bachmann: Please let the microphone do the work!

    04/15/2010 8:52:06 AM PDT · by Arthur McGowan · 38 replies · 977+ views
    The Fertile Brain | April 15, 2010 | Arthur McGowan
    Anyone who knows Sarah and Michele: They have a similar problem: They don't trust the microphone to do the work. When addressing a crowd--don't shout! Listen to Ronald Reagan: Even when speaking to a hugest crowd, Reagan never raised his voice. He always talked to the person at home, sitting six feet from the television. He knew that people don't want to hear shouting in their living room.
  • 'Futurama' getting new voices for Fry, Leela, Bender, and others

    07/18/2009 12:52:13 AM PDT · by tlb · 26 replies · 1,282+ views
    Entertainment Weekly ^ | Jul 17, 2009 | Margaret Lyons
    Twentieth Century Fox, which is still producing the series even though new episodes will air on Comedy Central, is recasting the major voice roles for the show. That means no more Billy West (Fry, Professor, and Ziodberg), Katey Sagal (Leela), John DiMaggio (Bender), Maurice LaMarche (Kif Kroker, among others), or Tress MacNeil (Mom, and several others). Worst! Fox released a statement saying "We love the Futurama voice performers and absolutely wanted to use them, but unfortunately, we could not meet their salary demands. While replacing these talented actors will be difficult, the show must go on. We are confident that...
  • Police Called to Sewer Party

    01/18/2009 8:05:21 AM PST · by csvset · 14 replies · 921+ views
    NBC Washington ^ | Jan 17, 2009 | By SCOTT BRODBECK
    Unconscious man among four people found in Herndon sewerBy  SCOTT BRODBECKUpdated 7:30 PM EST, Sat, Jan 17, 2009 An unconscious man was among four people Fairfax County police found in a sewer. It was later determined that the man had passed out from drinking, according to police. Responding to a report of people in a Herndon, Va. sewer, Fairfax County police found four men in a large sewer pipe, including one unconscious man.A hazardous materials team was called the the scene to determine whether the unconscious man was overcome by fumes.After being removed from the sewer by firefighters, the unconscious man...
  • The Paid Soviet Agent Behind Axelrod and Obama (FReep this Buzz!!!)

    11/01/2008 9:16:19 AM PDT · by GodGunsGuts · 27 replies · 1,177+ views
    Buzz ^ | November 1, 2008
    If you're not signed up already, sign up to Buzz and FReep this BUZZ to ensure that it does not get buried by the libtards! The election is just around the corner, and millions of moderates, independents, and undecideds have been prevented from learning the TRUTH about ObamaNation. Here's our chance to bypass the MSM and reach undecideds through the NEW media!
  • Forensics Team Gives Voice to Saddam’s Fallen, Shows U.S. Values

    04/17/2008 4:54:55 PM PDT · by SandRat · 5 replies · 131+ views
    WASHINGTON, April 17, 2008 – Dr. Michael “Sonny” Trimble saw evidence of Saddam Hussein’s brutality firsthand as he led a team that excavated nine mass graves in Iraq, then looked evil in the eye as he testified in an Iraqi court against the regime’s atrocities. A mass graves investigation team working under the leadership of Dr. Michael “Sonny” Trimble excavates a mass grave in Iraq to provide Iraqi courts evidence of Saddam Hussein’s role in genocide and crimes against humanity. Photo by Timothy Bradshaw   (Click photo for screen-resolution image);high-resolution image available. But through those horrors, Trimble said, he witnessed...
  • LIVE! From the FReeper Canteen ~ It's Camp Run-A-Muk! ~ CIRCUS! ~ Friday, April 28, 2006!

    04/27/2006 6:33:58 PM PDT · by tomkow6 · 637 replies · 4,566+ views
    My "VOICES","kitty-katz",the Canteen Crew,John Jacob Jingle-Himmer Smith,and FRiends of the Canteen
        For the freedom you enjoyed yesterday... Thank the Veterans who served in The United States Armed Forces.   FR CANTEEN MISSION STATEMENT Showing support and boosting the morale of our military and our allies military and the family members of the above. Honoring those who have served before. Thank you, to all our military members protecting and defending the United States today. Thank you to those who have gone before, to make our country what it is today. Thank you to our Allies, who stand by our side in this endeavor. Your sacrifices are not taken for...
  • Iraqi City Leaders Gather for Peace; Resident Voices Hope

    04/13/2006 4:43:15 PM PDT · by SandRat · 6 replies · 286+ views
    American Forces Press Service ^ | Spc. Rodney Foliente, USA
    ISKANDARIYAH, Iraq, April 13, 2006 – In a room crowded with more than 150 religious, political and military leaders, speakers took turns voicing their hopes and their concerns for Iraq in this city 25 miles south of Baghdad April 8. Local religious, political and military leaders, united against terrorism and instability in their district, attend the Civic Unity Conference held in the Huteen Establishment of Iskandariyah, Iraq, April 8. Photo by Spc. Rodney Foliente, USA   Standing at the back of the room was Wala, a newlywed who works there as a janitor during the civic unity conference. He listened...
  • Monkey's Voice Good as Human's for Newborn Babies

    02/18/2006 8:51:10 PM PST · by Marius3188 · 5 replies · 305+ views
    LiveScience.com ^ | 17 Feb 2006 | Corey Binns
    ST. LOUIS—Straight out of the womb, infants may be just as aroused by a rhesus monkey call as by human speech. Infants are acute listeners. Previous studies have found newborns perk up more to folk music than white noise. And four-month-olds like listening to people talk more than they like white noise. But when it comes to sounds made by all things biological, newborn babies might not discriminate. The preliminary finding was presented here Friday at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science by Athena Vouloumanos, a psychologist at McGill University. Surprise In light of...
  • Voices of Medhold seeks to soothe injured Soldiers

    01/28/2006 11:55:03 AM PST · by SandRat · 4 replies · 235+ views
    ARNEWS ^ | Jan 26, 2006 | Tim Hipps
    The Voices of Medhold, a singing group from the Medical Hold Company at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C., entertain the audience while judges tally the results of the Army’s 2006 Margaret “Skippy” Lynn Stars of Tomorrow Talent Contest Jan. 21 at Fort Belvoir, Va. From left to right: Sgt. Jonathan Oliver, Sgt. Carl Oliver, Staff Sgt. Michael Green, Staff Sgt. Alan Drew, Sgt. Michael Walcott, Sgt. 1st Class Samuel Lampkins and Sgt. 1st Class Brenda Goodson. • Printer-friendly version • E-mail this article • Voices of Medhold seeks to soothe injured SoldiersBy Tim Hipps January 26,...
  • Russia Voices Skepticism on U.N. Report

    10/28/2005 9:56:00 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 7 replies · 285+ views
    ap on Yahoo ^ | 10/28/05 | VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV - ap
    MOSCOW - Russian officials furiously denied allegations linking companies and politicians to corruption in the United Nations' oil-for-food program for Iraq, saying Friday that the report implicating them relied upon forgeries and false statements. Elsewhere, the head of Sweden's AB Volvo said the company had drawn the conclusion that payments to the regime were "the way to do business in Iraq." And in Italy, a prominent politician accused in the scandal said he received "neither a drop of oil, nor a single cent." Companies and officials from governments around the world promised to investigate accusations of massive fraud that extended...
  • America Supports You: 'Voices' to Tour Military Bases

    09/29/2005 5:44:55 PM PDT · by SandRat · 204+ views
    America Supports You ^ | Sep 29, 2005 | Rudi Williams
    WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2005 – The National Endowment for the Arts launched its "Great American Voices Military Base Tour: Unforgettable Melodies from Opera and Broadway" during a special performance Sept. 28 at the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Renwick Gallery here. The kick-off event featured a performance by soprano Harolyn Blackwell, and a preview performance by the Washington National Opera's "Domingo-Cafritz Young Artists Program," which will visit the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., and Picatinny Arsenal in Wharton, N.J., as part of the tour. The Great American Voices Military Base Tour is presented in coordination with the Defense Department...
  • Liberal Lunatic of the Day (4/13/2005)

    04/13/2005 12:23:48 PM PDT · by Beckwith · 17 replies · 1,087+ views
    Liberal Lunacy ^ | 4/13/2005 | Beckwith
    Kathy Kelly was arrested at Senator Richard Durbin’s office in Chicago, on April 5, along with three other anti-war activists.  The Senate Appropriations Committee is to consider a spending bill on April 6 to provide nearly $80 billion more to fund the war in Iraq.  They sought a pledge from Senator Durbin to vote against the bill. Kelly was informed that that Senator Durbin will vote for the supplemental spending bill.  Kelly and her group then disrupted the operations of the senator's office by reading the names of US soldiers and Iraqi civilians who have lost their lives in...