Miscellaneous

Court OKs Barring High IQs for Cops

Purportedly because those who scored too high would get bored with police work and leave soon after undergoing costly training

The man and brand that is Nelson Mandela

Unwittingly perhaps, he never was anything more than a brand name. Feted by the corporate media and a rallying point for the anti-apartheid movement, his iconic figure was used to replace the old regime with one more amenable to trans-national interests

Russia Warns Obama: Monsanto

Russia Warns Obama: Monsanto

Russian leader reportedly “incensed” by Obama’s protection of global bio-tech giants Monsanto and Syngenta. Warned Kerry on his recent visit to Moscow: could lead to war

Death of T Stokes

Chris Cooper looks back at the remarkable life of an occasional contributor to this website

Should Married Men be Allowed to Cheat?

Should Married Men be Allowed to Cheat?

A reader asks: do we make too much of fidelity?

Cops Being Trained That Cell Phones Could Be Guns

New tactic intended to prevent damaging videos of police brutality appearing on the web. Includes video

US Military - Men Suffer More Sex Assaults than Women

US Military – Men Suffer More Sex Assaults than Women

“Uncle Sam Wants You” takes on a perverse new meaning

Head of US Fort Campbell Sexual Harassment Program Arrested

Reports like this make the rest of the world view America as the embodiment of hypocrisy

Half of US Foster Care Children are Drugged

Half of US Foster Care Children are Drugged

More than half of all U.S. foster kids are prescribed psychiatric drugs. A former ward of state and child runaway tells her story

Help! I'm Being Targeted by Satanists

Help! I’m Being Targeted by Satanists

Woman persecuted by Satanists seeks moral support.

US: Schoolgirls, 13-14, told to kiss each other

As part of a program to encourage “sensitivity” to sexual orientation, pupils were also instructed about terms like “pansexual”

North Korea's Facts About the West (A must see)

North Korea’s Facts About the West (A must see)

We are not here to promote or defend North Korea. However, this North Korean documentary is curious item. Offering an insight into both Pyongyang’s paranoia and valid perspectives on the West

The Russian city being 'eaten alive':

The Russian city being ‘eaten alive’:

Cars, buses, and trucks disappear beneath the earth as they are swallowed by giant sinkholes

Royal Succession: Peer Wants To Change Law To Prepare For ‘Lesbian Queen Who Conceives Using Donor Sperm’

As the correspondent who sent this in noted, you really couldn’t make this up

Three-quarters of Americans distrust the government

Their numbers have been growing too, especially during the last two administrations

Facebook knows your secrets: ‘Likes’ reveal users’ personality

Facebook knows your secrets: ‘Likes’ reveal users’ personality

Facebook’s ‘like’ button helps reveals users political and religious views, their sexuality and IQ

Shocker: Eighty percent of NYC graduates unable to read

But lessons promoting gay marriage are in the pipeline and will be mandatory

Why Are Giant Sinkholes Appearing All Over America? Is Something Happening To The Earth’s Crust?

Why Are Giant Sinkholes Appearing All Over America? Is Something Happening To The Earth’s Crust?

Strange days indeed. Houses, people, roads are being quite literally swallowed up by the earth

America: A Nation Born in Genocide, Slavery and Wars of Aggression

America: A Nation Born in Genocide, Slavery and Wars of Aggression

Or what goes around comes around: America’s hell of a ride from 2-party cleptocracy to Orwellian tyranny

US Cities as Bad as Deadliest 3rd World Cities

Particularly those cities with the most stringent gun control laws