Monthly Archives: March 2012

Suing the IRS for Fun and Liberty

Suing the IRS for Fun and Liberty.

 

Its amazing he could have a lead in Democratic Massachussettes.

The Christian Science Monitor: Scott Brown pulls ahead of Elizabeth Warren in Mass. Senate race http://goo.gl/mag/jwek4

Killing its citizens

Holder: Why it’s OK to kill American-born terrorists: Holder: Why it’s OK to kill American-born terrorists http://goo.gl/mag/5m6EI

Its a scary thing when the government decides its ok to kill its own citizens.  Presumably, the executive branch gets to determine whether the three prongs are present.  There is a fundamental problem with one branch of government making these determinations.

Illinois Judge Declares State Eavesdropping Law Unconstitutional

http://jonathanturley.org/2012/03/05/illinois-judge-declares-state-eavesdropping-law-unconstitutional/

It’s amazing to me the state wants to appeal.  What is the harm in recording events that occur in public?  Does this law apply to news media?

Reason: Islam, Free Speech, and Democracy http://goo.gl/mag/DfNcG

Why is it that religon seems to cause such a huge emotional response in people?  It seems to have more effect on people than talking about somebody’s family.  This article demonstrates how this issue raised the ire of a muslim man.  Then, atheists and christians jumped on the judge’s reaction with half truths and outright falsehoods.  It appears that all sides could use with a little restraint.

Exit polls: Putin will return to presidency in Russia

http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Europe/2012/0304/Exit-polls-Putin-will-return-to-presidency-in-Russia

Shocking development!!!  Who would have thought the man that controls the media, police, military, and intelligence would “win” the election

China plans double-digit boost in military spending

http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Latest-News-Wires/2012/0304/China-plans-double-digit-boost-in-military-spending

It appears that our insistence on a large miliary presence everywhere may start a new arms race.  When will we learn that we cannot afford a new arms race and have no reason to police the entire globe.