Articles by: Nathaniel Downes

New, Powerful NSA Spyware Revealed – Is This A Surprise?

New, Powerful NSA Spyware Revealed – Is This A Surprise?

Is your system infected with the latest NSA spyware? Highly possible it turns out, with hard drive manufacturers and the NSA in collusion.

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Is The U.S. At It Again? Venezuela Thwarts Coup, Claims U.S. Involvement

The leaders of Venezuela are claiming that the United States backed the latest coup d’etat attempt in the nation.

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Investigation Of Now-Closed School For Boys In Florida Reveals ‘Rape Dungeon,’ Other Horrors

The Dozier School for Boys in Florida has been shut down for over 50 years. Now it is revealing its secrets of sexual abuse and torture.

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Conspiracy Theories Not Harmless As Victims Under Near Constant Harassment

Conspiracy Theories Not Harmless As Victims Under Near Constant Harassment

From Sandy Hook to Chemtrails, the adherents to conspiracy theories are not just supporting fringe ideas, but the activity of the darkest sort: harassment, bullying, and worse.

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50 Shades Of Copyright Infringement — How The Broken Copyright System Renders A Story Illegal

The popular book and new movie falls into a huge legal pitfall in U.S. copyright laws which may render it completely illegal, demonstrating the broken state of copyright in the U.S.

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Governor Of Oregon Resigns After Conflict Of Interest Is Uncovered (AUDIO)

Democrats once again demonstrate class when 4th term governor, John Kitzhaber, resigned today after concerns over a conflict of interest involving his fiancee, Cylvia Hayes, surfaced.

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Banker Applauds Senator Warren’s Push For More Wall Street Regulations (VIDEO)

When one Wall Street banker had his claims shot down by Senator Elizabeth Warren, the room was surprised when applause broke out.

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Trickle Down Proven Wrong, Again — Louisiana $11 Billion In Incentives Fail To Deliver

‘Voodoo Economics’ did not work for Governor Jindal when, after doling out $11 billion to big business, the promised jobs never appeared.

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We’ve All Got The 2nd Amendment Wrong

We’ve All Got The 2nd Amendment Wrong

In all of the debate over the 2nd Amendment the truth has been forgotten – it was never about guns in the first place.

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’50 Shades Of Grey’: A Celebration Of Rape Culture And Abuse (VIDEO)

“50 Shades of Grey” is marketed for the romantic movie of Valentines day 2015 – pity it is a story of rape culture and the cycle of abuse.

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Rand Paul Files Bill He Claims Will Audit Fed – Instead Makes Congress Able To Crash Economy

Rand Paul Files Bill He Claims Will Audit Fed – Instead Makes Congress Able To Crash Economy

The Federal Reserve was created in part to prevent Congress from directly crashing the economy. Rand Paul aims to give Congress this power again.

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Convicted Mentally Ill Terrorist Claims Saudi Royal Ties To 9-11 Hijackers – Denied By Royal Family

New allegations that the Saudi royal family, including the owner of Fox News, financed the attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon, have been levied by Zacarias Moussaoui.

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UN Finds Credible Ties Between ISIS And Israeli Defense Forces

UN Finds Credible Ties Between ISIS And Israeli Defense Forces

It appears that for the past 18 months, the forces of ISIS have been cooperating with elements of the IDF, including medical care for fighters with ties to the Islamic State.

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Right Wing Freaks Out As Latest Jesus Film Actually Follows Biblical Parable

Director Rodrigo Garcia has wowed audiences at Sundance with his Jesus movie ‘Last Days in the Desert’ – fundamentalists of course freak out and get upset.

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SUV Causes Deadly Accident After Driver Stopped To Check Vehicle On Tracks (VIDEO)

A woman just outside of New York stopped on the railroad tracks to check the damage done to her SUV after she hit the crossing barrier – you can imagine what happened.

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Cub Scouts Get Eyeful When Hike Crosses Nude Beach

One troop gave an all new meaning to the term “nature walk” when their path crossed a noted nude beach.

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Father Buys Son New Gun As Toy – Surprised When Son ‘Plays’ With It, Killing Two

A Florida man is facing charges after he bought a military style carbine for his teenage son, who promptly went on a shooting spree, killing two.

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Bibi Speech May Cost Him Election – Opposition Building Against ‘Republican Senator From Israel’

Prime Minister Netanyahu thought he could score political points by addressing the US Congress – instead he is now facing the possibility of being thrown out of office.

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Reality TV Show Makes Fashion Bloggers Work In Cambodian Sweatshop – See What Happens (VIDEO)

Fashion bloggers in Norway were in for the shock of their lives when a Reality TV show put them to work in the sweatshops which make the very clothes they cover.

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With apologies to George Lucas

The Koch Brothers Have Decided On Your Next Leader: President Scott Walker

Unsubstantiated reports out of the Koch seminar out of Palm Springs has it that the billionaire brothers have hand picked Scott Walker to be the presidential candidate for the GOP in 2016.

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