Archives for May 2013

An Awful Corporation Does Something So Cartoonishly Creepy That We Have To Make A Dr. Evil Reference

An Awful Corporation Does Something So Cartoonishly Creepy That We Have To Make A Dr. Evil Reference. A corporate monopoly on your genes.  It is past time that patent law be rescinded or at the very least majorly reformed.

Top 10 Computer Tricks Every Geek Should Know

We’ve talked before about the things every computer user should know how to do, but we geeks are special: we want to go above and beyond, to explore every nook and cranny of our system and make everything easier. Here are ten ways to do just that. via Top 10 Computer Tricks Every Geek Should […]

Civil libertarians and local residents react differently to Tsarnaev manhunt – Less Is More blog – Boston.com

“The police do have the authority to enter homes without warrants in emergency situations, he added, but the house-to-house searches by militarized police with heavily-armored vehicles only added to the siege mentality of the situation while threatening to set a dangerous new precedent in such investigations. “Every time there is some enlargement of the military […]

Tesla earns first profit, Model S wins 99% perfect rating

Profits might possibly have been higher had The New York Times not published an error-strewn review of the Model S, provoking an angry war of words with Musk. At the time, Musk claimed the review cost the company $100m in lost revenue, so the news on Thursday that Consumer Reports testers had awarded Tesla’s Model […]

Millennials Aren’t Lazy: They’re F-cked | Matt Bors

“My mother spent the recession in multiple jobs, the most recent of which paid federal minimum wage. $7.25, baby! This is the reason why, when I hear well-paid pundits say that no one except high school kids work for minimum wage, I want to fly to their home, poop on their doorstep, and set it […]

Soda Cans to Solar Heating Panels

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Some Strange Things Are Happening To Astronauts Returning To Earth

Some Strange Things Are Happening To Astronauts Returning To Earth. The Overview Effect

7 Reasons Why Functional Medicine Rocks!

You’re not sleeping well. Your belly seems perpetually upset. Your nose is stuffed up and, to top it off, you’re feeling down. You head to your GP for—if you’re lucky—a 10-minute chat about what’s ailing you. The GP then hands you a prescription or two, shakes your hand, and shows you the door. Case closed. […]

CNN Anchors Pretend They’re Having A “Satellite Interview” Even Though They’re In The Same Parking Lot

Sorry, we’re experiencing a delay in the broadcast while we both wait for this bus to go by. Yes, those are all the same cars. Apparently they thought we wouldn’t notice because Nancy is on the right side of the screen, when in reality she is to Asleigh Banfield’s left. See The Atlantic Wire’s excellent […]

Quantum network? We’ve had one for years, says Los Alamos

The boffins at the Los Alamos National Laboratory are known as a secretive lot; a much understated lot, in fact. Rather than cause a fuss, researchers there have quietly published a paper showing theyve had a flexible quantum network – something rather a lot of people are interested in – up and running for two […]

US Babies Going Diaperfree – First to Know

It’s called “elimination communication”, and it’s all the rage in some tonier neighborhoods in New York. Diaper-free parenting is taking off and Jada Shapiroa doula, a birth and child-rearing coach, told the New York Times that it is practically now a job qualification to at least be able to offer diaper-free training as an option to […]

People Waking Up to the Biggest Price-Fixing Scandal Ever | Thrive

A recent Rolling Stone article by Matt Taibbi, entitled Everything Is Rigged: The Biggest Price-Fixing Scandal Ever, reveals that the biggest banks in the world are still involved in collusion and price-fixing at a grand scale, including a $379 trillion market for interest rate swaps.This informal audio recording from a THRIVE Team conference call takes […]

5 ways Obama is just like George W. Bush – Salon.com

5 ways Obama is just like George W. Bush – Salon.com. It is said that Obama’s administration is W Bush’s 4th term…I think Obama’s administration is Reagan’s 8th term. This isn’t anti-republican…this is anti-bloody, greedy empire. Reagan’s Presidency was the earliest indication of American led militarized corporatism …all Presidential terms since Reagan, GOP and Dem […]

Films For Action Presents: The Top 100 Documentaries Inspiring the Shift to a Sustainable Paradigm

By hosting community film screenings and sharing them online, they offer a method to break our dependence on the mainstream media and become the media ourselves. We don’t need to wait for anyone or anything. via Films For Action Presents: The Top 100 Documentaries Inspiring the Shift to a Sustainable Paradigm.

3 Stumbling blocks to Spiritual Growth – Digging for Truth

I think the major cause of spiritual shallowness is complacency…settling in with a momentary sense of contentedness and wanting to repeat it over and over again. Not wanting to progress further into the experience, thinking a temporary moment of transcendent joy is all there is. Clinging to bumper sticker slogans and egoistically embracing an identity […]

Dr Judy Wood – Evidence of Breakthrough Energy on 9/11 |  GLOBAL BEM VOICES

Dr Judy Wood – Evidence of Breakthrough Energy on 9/11 |  GLOBAL BEM VOICES. I haven’t watched this yet myself, I am watching now. But I shared this prior to watching because I trust Dr. Judy Wood’s information implicitly. The work this  woman does is amazing.

Lose weight, increase energy and relieve depression by boosting brain chemical dopamine – Heres how to do it!

Increase energy, lose weight, feel happier and eliminate depression by raising the levels of the brain neurotransmitter dopamine with simple dietary changes. Dopamine is naturally produced by the brain and controls the bodys movements, stimulates metabolism and proper body weight, supports the circulatory system and governs the brains information flow. Too little dopamine in the […]

Conspiracy Theory-The ‘Gun Control’ Debate – Digging for Truth

Conspiracy Theory-The ‘Gun Control’ Debate – Digging for Truth. “America is the most heavily armed population in the world…by far. As stated above; there are approximately 300 millions firearms legally owned, 4-5 million of those are military styled assault weapons, and there are an uncountable 10s of millions illegally owned firearms of all kinds. AMERICA […]

‘Deathbed testimony’ about UFOs given by former CIA official (VIDEO) | Openminds.tv

Video testimony by an anonymous alleged former CIA official was shown at the Citizen Hearing on Disclosure at the National Press Club in Washington, DC on Friday, May 3. UFO author and historian Richard Dolan interviewed “Anonymous” on March 5, 2013. Facing impending kidney failure, this individual felt compelled to disclose secret information he feels […]

Scientists Invent Oxygen Particle That If Injected, Allows You To Live Without Breathing

Can we get it without it being confiscated for military use and somehow weaponized? A team of scientists at the Boston Children’s Hospital have invented what is being considered one the greatest medical breakthroughs in recent years. They have designed a microparticle that can be injected into a person’s bloodstream that can quickly oxygenate their […]