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Qatar and Saudi Arabia backed ISIS
By thunderlips11 in misc   posted 21 minutes ago:
“Thank God for the Saudis and Prince Bandar,” John McCain told CNN’s Candy Crowley in January 2014. “Thank God for the Saudis and Prince Bandar, and for our Qatari friends,” the senator said once...

Hillary the Neolibcon
By thunderlips11 in misc   posted 26 minutes ago:
Big Hillary Donor: Hillary is against the Iran Deal. Just minutes before Hillary Clinton announced her candidacy for the 2016 presidential election, Israeli Channel One News interviewed Haim Saban, an American-Israeli media magnate and long-time...

OPD discipline process completely broken
By tovarichpeter in misc   1 comment, latest 31 minutes ago:
thunderlips11 says Not a poor job, conflict of interest. Why would prosecutors want to damage their relationship with the police who bring them the cases upon which they build careers?

Whistling and Laughing at Disney? Terrorist, sez TSA Trainers
By thunderlips11 in misc   posted 33 minutes ago:
https://firstlook.org/theinter Going to Disney World this summer? Don’t laugh excessively with widely open staring eyes — because those behavior indicators could identify you as a potential terrorist. Packing a Mickey Mouse costume? Wearing a disguise...

Tunnels are not a solution to CA water problems
By tovarichpeter in misc   4 comments, latest 56 minutes ago:
casandra says Since southern californians are currently sucking so much of the delta water to thirsty people down here, we don't want the salty stuff that will be coming in from the current pumping stations...

SF housing prices a result of regulation of supply
By tovarichpeter in misc   posted 1 hour ago:
http://money.cnn.com/2015/04/1 California has seen very strong job growth, especially in coastal markets," said Ralph McLaughlin, housing economist at Trulia. Lack of supply in these markets also plays a factor. "The amount of new housing that...

Japan's maglev train sets new speed record
By tovarichpeter in misc   1 comment, latest 1 hour ago:
HydroCabron says Liberals really hate you, and want to take your cars.

Will CA voters legalize recreational pot next year
By tovarichpeter in misc   posted 2 hours ago:
http://www.mercurynews.com/cal With Californians likely to vote as early as next year on legalizing recreational marijuana, a task force headed by Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom will travel the Golden State in the coming months to help...

The North End, Boston is electric!
By Blurtman in misc   15 comments, latest 2 hours ago:
Blurtman says SoftShell says the only NorCal place I would like to live in is Carmel Valley Marin.

Solar panels are the Internet of electricity
By tovarichpeter in misc   22 comments, latest 3 hours ago:
HydroCabron says Bellingham Bill says I think so much is rotten in the conservatives' house they have to look for outrage where none exists. Hillary didn't leave a tip at Chipotle.

BART wants a property tax increase
By tovarichpeter in misc   1 comment, latest 3 hours ago:
Bellingham Bill says If having a BART station nearby raises property values, why the hell not, LOL

Low wage workers demand $15/hour
By Quigley in misc   46 comments, latest 3 hours ago:
bgamall4 says Maybe this is starting to go in Mississippi's favor. rents are going berserk in some communities, and I know people who have escaped SF for Las Vegas. accounting people.

Extra wide chair unveiled for overweight airline passengers
By zzyzzx in misc   24 comments, latest 3 hours ago:
iwog says CaptainShuddup says Not to long ago, when Republicans were in charge and common sense ruled the day. We just called them plane seats. You mean back when Iraq had WMDs? When congress attempted...

Etsy
By Patrick in companies   1 comment, latest 4 hours ago:
Patrick says http://www.usatoday.com/story/ After a monstrous debut on Wall Street, Etsy is stumbling on its second day as a publicly traded company. Let's take a look at the tech stocks to watch Friday: Etsy. Shares...

Restore America and get rid of the activist judges and the celebrity lawmakers
By CaptainShuddup in misc   2 comments, latest 4 hours ago:
lostand confused says CaptainShuddup says Administrators feared the American-flag shirts would enflame the passions of Latino students celebrating the Mexican holiday. We can't wave American flags in America?

State semi-finalizes water cutbacks
By tvgnus in misc   posted 4 hours ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Under the refined rules released Saturday, urban users will have to cut back water use by between 8 percent and 36 percent. The percentages are based on the amount of water used per day...

Have Large Scale Asset Purchases Increased Bank Profits?
By Blurtman in misc   posted 5 hours ago:
"Our findings are thus consistent with the hypothesis that the Federal Reserve undertook these policies, at least in part, to increase the profitability of their main constituency: the large banks." http://ineteconomics.org/worki http://www.nakedcapitalism.com

Quite Squirming
By Dan8267 in misc   9 comments, latest 5 hours ago:
P N Dr Lo R says Dan8267 says Congratulations, you discovered a typo I don't think it's a typo, just like "roll" wasn't a typo.

Memex
By BayAreaObserver in technologies   posted 6 hours ago:
name of technologyMemex description of technology“Memex seeks to develop software that advances online search capabilities far beyond the current state of the art,” wrote Christopher White, DARPA program manager. “The goal is to invent better...

Go big, create wealth and impact the world
By tovarichpeter in misc   2 comments, latest 6 hours ago:
CaptainShuddup says tovarichpeter says The central processor in your laptop today has more horsepower than the largest mainframe computer systems built 30 years ago. Yet the NSA requirements from Google and all of the other...

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