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The Zika Virus Spread Is Our Own Fault, WHO Chief Says
Mon May 23, 2016
"Zika reveals an extreme consequence of the failure to provide universal access to sexual and family planning services. Latin America and the Caribbean have the highest proportion of unintended pregnancies anywhere in the world." Seems to me that correlates to the doctrine of the Catholic church to …
Are Smart Guns the Answer to America's Gun Problem?
Fri Apr 29, 2016
In reply to: John-351853 #95.4 But they do require power to run them. Most guns for self defense sit in their storage space for years. And will work as soon as you pull the trigger. What do you do if the damn battery has run out on your smart gun? Throw it at the attacker?
Yale Keeps College Named for Slave Owner but Pulls 'Master' as Faculty Title
Thu Apr 28, 2016
In reply to: Anne O'Nimitty #1.8 You would think that the offended people would become educated and aware of how the word is NOT offensive in other usage, and learn to distinguish between the usages. Ignore the benign usage and save the outrage for the intentionally offence usage.
Are We Prepared for a Cyber Attack on the Power Grid?: Lawmakers
Thu Apr 14, 2016
A hacked and crashed national power grid is the fodder of Apocalyptic novel writers... but some of them are pretty well thought out. To the point of being more situation report than Sci-Fi entertainment. There are real-world concerns and effects to be gleaned from them. Pull out the valid items and …
Three Sikh-American Soldiers File New Lawsuit Against U.S. Department of Defense
Tue Mar 29, 2016
The British Army figured out how to take in Sikhs as soldiers for over two centuries, Including Sikh soldiers serving as infantry on the front lines in WW1 when Gas was a common weapon. ANd they served honorably since then in WW2 and Korea and other places. Technology can allow for NBC equipment. As …
Company Invents Gun That Folds Up to Look Like a Cellphone
Tue Mar 29, 2016
In reply to: JohnGaltIsRight #29.1 Meh... I'll keep my Browning Hi-Power....
Sanders Concedes Missouri Primary, Won
Thu Mar 17, 2016
Oh, the irony... This pic of Bernie throwing up a Hitler salute..... just like the ones Trump supporters were throwing. What? If a Democrat raises his one arm that way way it ISN"T a Nazi salute? But if a Republican does it, it is? Right.....
How Bernie Sanders Supporters Shut Down Donald Trump's Rally in Chicago
Sat Mar 12, 2016
Instead of standing on the strength of Bernie's message and position to win the electorate, they have to disrupt the opposition. They weren't even there to present counterpoints and change the mind of voters, they were there to interrupt and spoil a gather of the opposition. Rather says …
Mississippi Fugitive Rafael McCloud Fatally Shot After Forcing Way Into Home: Police
Thu Mar 10, 2016
In reply to: TopSecret@clintonemail.com #31.2 No. Simply N.O. Period.dot.stop!
After Debate, Harvard University Will No Longer Use The Term 'House Master'
Thu Feb 25, 2016
In reply to: SaintBriney #1.19 When ever I heard the term "Cracking the whip" I always picture a bunch of people pulling oars in a Roman Galley. Yeah, they were prisoners and slaves, but to the Romans, it wasn't an ethnic trait.
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