Nov 132012
Data Available For Sale...And Government Review

This was sent in by a reader in response to my post yesterday Obama Orders Institutionalized Private Sector Spying. This sample just hints at the extensive nature of private sector data compilation that will now be accessed directly by the government. The product sheet, from a firm that sells information, represents just email addresses that the company has for sale. Rest assured, lists can be …READ MORE

How To Fix Congress

 Posted by on November 10, 2012  Citizen Submissions
Nov 102012
How To Fix Congress

This morning I received an email from a reader that I found very intriguing. After my initial read, I went about doing some other things but the idea just kept popping back into my head. I re-read the email and have concluded the idea is a good one, so I’m posting it for you. Warren Buffett has an idea. It is easy to understand. It …READ MORE

Oct 062012
Does Word Choice Hint At Candidates' Focus?

Sometimes word selection can tell you a little something about someone’s priorities. These word-clouds, credited to The Daily Caller, were made by running the transcript from the debate through software. The computer then compiled the word usage and assigned a size relative to frequency of use by each candidate. There isn’t gobs of information here however, obviously,  Obama was focused on “Governor Romney” while Mitt …READ MORE

Muslims Are Not Happy

 Posted by on October 3, 2012  Citizen Submissions
Oct 032012
Muslims Are Not Happy

This piece was submitted by a crusader a few days back. His email to me was brief but did state that he was not the author and that, unfortunately, the original author was unknown to him. Muslims are not happy in Gaza. They’re not happy in Egypt or Libya or Morocco. They’re not happy in Iran. They’re not happy in Iraq or Yemen or Afghanistan. …READ MORE