Feb 29th, 2008
Who Will Pay for Everything When the White People are Gone?
A concern of mine is the slowing rate of not only overall economic growth, but more importantly the stagnation of real GDP per capita (as RGDP per capita is the primary measure of economic well-being). However, another concern of mine was how the...
Drone footage of a rebel tunnel bomb targeting Assad forces
old school. Twitter feed of drones footage. The first video shows the Assad regime uses explosives to destroy a rebel tunnel. Second video is viewing angle #2 has a bonus in it, you catch a rocket arching and hitting the site simultaneously with...
What the Heck are "Critical Thinking Skills" Anyway?
"Critical thinking" or "critical thinking skills" come up in two common scenarios. One, when a leftist defends their worthless liberal arts degree, claiming it provides them with the rare and enviable skill of "critical thinking." And Two, when...
Nenshi for Leader of Conservative Party
Nenshi is a Leftie, but if he became Leader of the Conservative Party, with strong guidance from the Party, Nenshi could wind up doing a pretty good job for the Conservatives if he chose to accept the position. There is no one else sitting in the...
Here’s How Many People Have Fatally Overdosed On Marijuana
In 2015, the rate of absolutely zero deaths from a marijuana overdose remained steady from the year before, according to figures released in December by the Centers for Disease Control. But while Americans arent dying as a result of marijuana...
Bikewalk (or sideride) news
Markham considering to allow bikes on sidewalks The City of Markham is considering allowing bikes on some sidewalks due to heavy road traffic and few pedestrians. Video: Markham considering to allow bikes on sidewalks - 680 NEWS
When a Woman Is Raped in Rural Alaska, Does Anyone Care?
On the morning of January 7, 2014, Jennifer* woke up confused, lying on the floor, half-naked, her shirt pulled over her head, her pants yanked to her knees. On her bare chest were bruises, scratches, a large cut on her right breast, and a clear, shiny...
Hey Ackbar, the U.S. Air Force has your number
reaching out and touching someone. Movies such as Eye in the Sky underscore how drones and controversial targeted strikes against terrorists have become almost inseparable in the publics mind. Sure, we call it a drone war, but in truth, the...
College Kids Say the Darndest Things
Here's how university students react when a white man identifies as a 6'5" Chinese woman It shouldn't be hard to tell a 5'9" white guy that he's not a 6'5" Chinese woman, but clearly it is. In a new video by the Family Policy Institute of...
Stephen Fry is right about our infantilised outrage culture
Remember that childhood rhyme "sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me"? It seems that more than ever, adults are finding ways to proclaim that words do hurt. Stephen Fry hit the nail on the head this week when he spoke out...
Apr 14th, 2016 by B00Mer
How to shut off an Alberta oil well using voice activation software
When a man came across an oil well that hadn't been shut down, he explains that due to government regulations, they need to have voice activation to shut them down in case of an emergency. He tries words to get the machine to stop such as "fire" and...
How Charity Destroys Price Discovery...and Thus Society
At first you may find this distasteful. "Come on Cappy, how can you go after something like charity." But remember, for anybody who dared to criticize housing or education, they were equally lambasted because "housing should be a right" and "you...
I dont want to have a civil discussion. I want to call you azzholes. For those who missed it in the comments, heres a brief but telling video of a delightful exchange of wits, in which Ms Sarah ODonnell, a student of creative writing and ...
Standard of Purity
The Sound Of Settled Science By Kate on April 11, 2016 7:09 AM ...
Philosophy journal spoofed, retracts hoax article
The sound of settled science by your intellectual and moral superiors. A philosophy journal that focuses on the teachings of philosopher Alain Badiou has apparently fallen victim to yet another Sokal hoax, and has retracted a fake article submitted by...
If, as seems increasingly likely, the nutritional advice on which we have relied for 40 years was profoundly flawed, this is not a mistake that can be laid at the door of corporate ogres. Nor can it be passed off as innocuous scientific error. What...
Close shave in Oz
Lucky escape after lorry crash in Victoria, Australia 7 April 2016 Last updated at 09:02 BST Two drivers had a lucky escape after a lorry skidded out of...
The tragedy that 'chemsex' drugs can cause
At the beginning of last year, Henry Hendron would have been forgiven for thinking he had it all - a successful career as a barrister, representing high-profile figures and politicians, a flat in the heart of London, and a happy, loving relationship. ...
Timothy Treadwell 2
gopro slogan...be AN hero maybe. anyway, one day we'll have the real interesting footage of the lion whisperer's shredded corpse on LiveLeak or Ogrish for ya. right now though, enjoy this dude trying to look like the early Trivago guy and the...
An Evening With the “Rape Me First, Kill Me Last” Crowd
Leaving the house was my first mistake. Thats an old running gag on my blog (along with Apartheid: Was it all bad? and Journalists: Your moral and intellectual superiors!). Its not just that Im a demi-agoraphobic introvert with palsied...
Apr 4th, 2016 by petros
Why was it $100bbl + to begin with?
Lib rag Buzzfeed trolled by Milo
The website that posts cat videos and click bait lists is attacking someone's journalistic integrity? Top Conservative Writer Is A Group Effort, Sources Say - BuzzFeed News
Has Nature simply finally pushed life too far?
If one looks closely at the univers our solar system, earth. Living conditions arround us everywhere are harsh, difficult for survival. For hundreds of billions of years. These harsh conditions have killed living things, and slowly, life, Has grown...
Brick it for Canada
Brick it for Canada.. As the US election draws ever closer.... help Canada protect its borders just in case the IQ of the American population is lower than we think. #brickingitforcanada www.youtube.com/watch?v=QFfUSxPUXKA Source: Comedy show...