NSA Makes First Arrest In Cyber War On Terror and It’s One of Their Own

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  The NSA has been secretly gathering information on people via social media outlets like Facebook and Twitter for the past six years through a top secret program. According to secret documents obtained by RestoringTruthiness, it appears the NSA has made their first arrest in the cyber war on terror and it’s one of their own: NSA [...]

How Mainstream Media Can Better Handle National Tragedies

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1. For the Love of Everything Holy, Stop Telling Me How to Make Bombs Stop telling me how easy it is to make a bomb. I spent the afternoon of the Boston Marathon bombing in L.A. traffic, screaming at my radio as they told me just how easily I could make my very own explosive [...]

Mitt Romney: The Writing Was On The Window?

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In the movie titled The Social Network it tells the story of how on one fall night in 2003 Harvard undergrad Mark Zuckerberg sits down at his computer and heatedly begins working on a random concept. In what begins as an uncontrolled action of anger that included programming and blogging ends in what would later [...]

MF Global Ad: ‘We Have Convictions’

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by Marian Wang ProPublica, Nov. 4, 2011, 2:19 p.m. A perusal of the latest issue of Barron’s turned up the following ad for brokerage firm MF Global: (If you are having trouble seeing the image, click here [1].) Somehow the ad, published Saturday, reads a little differently now, in light of recent events [2]: Though no [...]

Guy Yells “Allahu Akbar” in Crowded “Theater”

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“Mysterious markings” have been discovered on the underbellies of Southwest Airline planes and has prompted an FBI investigation. The writing, according to many media reports, is believed to be in Arabic or something that looks like Arabic – but apparently anyone that could actually read Arabic and tell us whether it actually is Arabic or [...]

What’s the Deal With News Corp’s Other, U.S.-Based, Hacking Scandal?

What's the Deal With News Corps Other US Based Hacking Scandal

by Braden Goyette ProPublica, July 22, 2011, 3:20 p.m. After testifying before the British Parliament this week, Rupert Murdoch returned to the United States to be greeted with more bad news: The Justice Department is opening up an inquiry into allegations of computer hacking [1] by News Corp’s American advertising wing, News America Marketing. The [...]

Douchebag of the Day – Michael Heick of East Amherst, New York

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“Bomb Making Next Driveway” reads the sign that Michael Heick of East Amherst, New York placed on his lawn in reference to the Jaffarya Islamic Center of Niagara Frontier…