Tag Archives: Big Brother

I Am George Orwell’s Righteous Indignation

Patterico posts about Brandon Raub a former marine who has been involuntarily detained for a psych evaluation because of facebook posts discussing a coming revolution. Authorities highlighted a particular post: “Sharpen my axe; I’m here to sever heads.” Beyond the … Continue reading

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The Salient Point

AlinskyDefeater tweets: @AlinskyDefeater: Thank you John Roberts for showing us it is not Blue vs. Red – it is the Gov’t vs. the people.

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Obama Campaign Begins Silencing Bloggers

At InfoWars.com, “‘Obama Truth Team’ Orders GoDaddy To Shut Down Website:” A political website that contained stinging criticism of the Obama administration and its handling of the Fast and Furious scandal was ordered to be shut down by the Obama … Continue reading

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Bloomberg Soda Ban and the Death of Freedom

There has been enough written on Bloomberg, sodas, obesity and freedom in the last few days that there hasn’t been any reason to post on it. But David Frum weighed in for conservatives and he thinks it’s all good, so … Continue reading

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Limbaugh, Boycotts, Censorship and The Fraying of Our Social Fabric

Professor Jacobson at Legal Insurrection has a great piece talking about another new “Stop Rush” website and bringing the larger issue of censorship through “Secondary Boycotts” into focus: The website tracks advertisers, is supposed to show how efficient and effective … Continue reading

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NBC Continues The Narrative

The scandal surrounding NBC’s selective editing of the George Zimmerman 911 tape continues to grow. It seems that the folks at NBC are working their way through their web content and scrubbing news items that refer to the edited version. … Continue reading

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Global Warming Causes Mental Illness

From the “You Can’t Make This Stuff Up” Dept., there comes a point where even ludicrous reaches its limit: The National Wildlife Federation has released a research report titled, “The Psychological Effects of Global Warming on the United States: And … Continue reading

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