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Fascist America (truthdig.com)
by Robert Sproul in #misc on 5 May 2014  18 comments, latest 25 days ago
Chris Hedges: "The U.S. Supreme Court decision to refuse to hear our case concerning Section 1021(b)(2) of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which permits the military to seize U.S....

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California Senate Resists Trump (news.berkeley.edu)
by Robert Sproul in #misc on 27 Apr 2017  Posted 7 months ago
And says Eh…Fuck You to their constituents. According to UC Berkeley’s Institute of Governmental Studies polling from 2015, “Californians strongly oppose “sanctuary city” policies” “Opposition to the sanctuary city policies...

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Among likely U.S. voters Trump is more popular than Obama ever was (rasmussenreports.com)
by Robert Sproul in #misc on 21 Feb 2017  3 comments, latest 9 months ago
CNN et al would never report this of course: Forty-six percent (46%) of Likely U.S. Voters think the country is heading in the right direction, according to a new Rasmussen...

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Obama's Parting Gift to Blackstone Billionaire Buddy Schwarzman (cnbc.com)
by Robert Sproul in #misc on 29 Jan 2017  6 comments, latest 10 months ago
"Mortgage giant Fannie Mae is getting into the single-family rental business in a big way. The government-backed agency said it is going into business with private equity giant and major...

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TRUMP VERSUS THE DEEP STATE (ericmargolis.com)
by Robert Sproul in #misc on 13 Jan 2017  2 comments, latest 10 months ago
Eric Margolis: “As President-elect Donald Trump fights off fierce assaults by the massed national security apparatus, Democrats, the neocon Praetorian Guard, and a host of other political foes, I am...

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Beelzeberg and Virtual Reality (theintercept.com)
by Robert Sproul in #misc on 26 Dec 2016  1 comment, latest a year ago
This is why Oculus was worth 2b, he intends to emotion-mine your brain, and then monetize your soul. Quotes from the article: Michael Madary, said “VR analytics offers a way...

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Are You a Deplorable? Take This Quiz to Find Out (oftwominds.com)
by Robert Sproul in #misc on 19 Dec 2016  12 comments, latest a year ago
"Though it was Hillary Clinton who made "the Deplorables" public, the elites of both parties share the same fear and loathing of anyone who questions or resists their control." "Regardless...

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A Message From Trump
by Robert Sproul in #misc on 21 Nov 2016  2 comments, latest a year ago
The President-elect shares an update on the Presidential Transition, an outline of some of his policy plans for the first 100 days, and his day one executive actions.

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Protesting More Fun Than Voting! (kgw.com)
by Robert Sproul in #misc on 19 Nov 2016  1 comment, latest a year ago
"Most of the 112 protesters arrested in Portland last week didn’t vote in Oregon, according to state election records. Approximately 30 percent did cast a ballot in Oregon or in...

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Nassim Taleb on the Ruling Elites
by Robert Sproul in #misc on 9 Nov 2016  3 comments, latest a year ago
(TL;DR, relevant quote: "When plebeians do something that makes sense to them, but not to him, the IYI uses the term “uneducated”. What we generally call participation in the political...

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America's Ruling Elite Has Failed and Deserves to Be Fired (oftwominds.com)
by Robert Sproul in #misc on 7 Nov 2016  28 comments, latest a year ago
The estimable Charles Hugh Smith- "America's Ruling Elite is freaking out because a significant percentage of the American public is trying to fire them. The Ruling Elite has failed and...

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Peter Thiel Cogently Explains Trump's Appeal and Support
by Robert Sproul in #misc on 1 Nov 2016  14 comments, latest a year ago

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Chinese Tsunami (scmp.com)
by Robert Sproul in #misc on 29 Oct 2016  3 comments, latest a year ago
China is estimated to have 2.5 million millionaires by 2020. Here they come: "More than 60 per cent of China’s richest people plan to invest in properties abroad in the...

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Get Out The Vote!.............(hahahahahahahahahaha) (telegraph.co.uk)
by Robert Sproul in #misc on 28 Oct 2016  14 comments, latest a year ago
A new study, confirming the Princeton study of a few years ago, finds that: "The US government does not represent the interests of the majority of the country's citizens, but...

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End of Days (bbc.com)
by Robert Sproul in #misc on 27 Oct 2016  5 comments, latest a year ago
We have killed 60% of the planet’s vertebrates in the last 40 years. If I still gave a sliver of a fuck, I would wish we had political leadership that...

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Obama Knows Best (yahoo.com)
by Robert Sproul in #misc on 27 Oct 2016  Posted a year ago
In keeping with the ideas of his in-house authoritarian thinker Cass Sunstein, Obama wants to "curate" the internet. "We are going to have to rebuild within this wild-wild-west-of-information flow some...

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Ethanol, A Bad Deal for Everyone (Except Big Ag) (cbsnews.com)
by Robert Sproul in #politics on 15 Nov 2013  8 comments, latest a year ago
But Obama loves it! CBS and AP finally catch on to what an absurdly bad idea ethanol is. While the minority that is paying any attention at all frets about...

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CISA Is The New CISPA (aclu.org)
by Robert Sproul in #misc on 12 Jul 2014  21 comments, latest 2 years ago
New internet censorship bill, sponsored by Senator Diane Frankenstein, one of the committed, relentless, Authoritarians who are eager to control all information flows that bypass the corporatized media. This ancient,...

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GREECE ON SALE! (time.com)
by Robert Sproul in #politics on 15 Jul 2015  3 comments, latest 2 years ago
"Greece May Have to Sell Islands and Ruins Under Its Bailout Deal" "Of all the aspects of Monday’s bailout deal that Greeks found humiliating, nothing drilled into their sense of...

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RECOVERY! CEO Pay Up 54% Since 2009 (theguardian.com)
by Robert Sproul in #misc on 25 Jun 2015  Posted 2 years ago
Your pay? Eh, fuck you. "According to the latest annual survey by the Economic Policy Institute, a progressive think tank, CEOs at the 350 largest companies in the country pocketed...
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