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Trencher Alert

Put eight hours in on it today.  Have to stop so I can look at it anew in the morning.  But after a slug of whiskey, a puff off my pipe, a circuit involuntarily kicked in, which caused me to … Continue reading

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New video from Boston Dynamics shows robot doing ‘parkour’

Boston.com Boston Dynamics released a video Thursday of its humanoid robot tackling a stack of progressively higher boxes in a series of fluid jumps. Atlas, the two-legged robot, has moved on from more traditional athletics like cross-country and gymnastics to doing parkour. … Continue reading

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Video Shows SSM Hospital Security Guard Taking Down Patient

Riverfront Times – by Sarah Fenske In July, 25-year-old Vanity Allen checked in to SSM Health DePaul Hospital in Bridgeton for stomach pain — only to be left bloodied by one of the hospital’s security guards. Now surveillance footage obtained by her … Continue reading

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Comcast Under Fire For Using Bullshit Fees To Covertly Raise Rates

Tech Dirt – by Karl Bode For several years now cable and broadband providers have been using hidden fees to covertly jack up their advertised rates. These fees, which utilize a rotating crop of bullshit names, help these companies falsely … Continue reading

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Stephen Hawking’s Last Warning for Humans Is Dire

Newser – by John Johnson A new Stephen Hawking book is out Tuesday, and the late physicist issues a warning in it that sounds straight out of a dystopian sci-fi movie. Hawking worries that genetic editing will allow the rich to … Continue reading

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Here’s how Ottawa police will test drugged drivers

The Ottawa Sun With marijuana legalization just days away, Ottawa police have not only stepped up training efforts for officers to detect drugged driving but are also warning that if you’ve consumed weed, do not drive. No police force in … Continue reading

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World’s oldest woman, 129, remembers time her people were deported by Stalin in World War Two

Daily Mail A woman who claims to be the oldest person in the world has told of the brutality of her deportation into Soviet internal exile by tyrant Stalin during World War Two. Koku Istambulova is 129 according to her … Continue reading

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Ecuador Restores Julian Assange’s Internet, Phone And Visitation Privileges

Zero Hedge – by Tyler Durden Ecuador has partially restored Julian Assange’s communications in their London Embassy after UN officials met with Ecuador’s president, Lenin Moreno on Friday, reports the Belfast Telegraph. Assange, who has lived in the embassy for over six … Continue reading

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The People “Stopping Election Interference” Are the Ones Who Are Actually Rigging the Election

The Organic Prepper Last week, Mark Zuckerberg made the media rounds to give a rather shady explanation of why Facebook suddenly closed hundreds of incredibly popular pages in what’s being called The Alternative Media Purge. Zuckerberg accused the closed pages, many … Continue reading

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Israel crowns 93-year-old as ‘Miss Holocaust Survivor’

Yahoo News HAIFA, Israel (Reuters) – A 93-year-old great-grandmother was crowned “Miss Holocaust Survivor” on Sunday in an annual Israeli beauty pageant designed to put a smile on women who endured the horrors of the Nazi genocide. A dozen contestants … Continue reading

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Cops Attack Cancer Patient, Beat Him to a Pulp, Dump Him at the Hospital

Free Thought Project – by Matt Agorist Galveston, TX — Isaac Walton, father of three, is fighting for his life in a battle against leukemia. Now, however, he is also fighting police after he says he was attacked by multiple … Continue reading

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US eyes West Coast military bases for coal, gas exports to Asia

ABC News The Trump administration is considering using West Coast military bases or other federal properties as transit points for shipments of U.S. coal and natural gas to Asia as officials seek to bolster the domestic energy industry and circumvent … Continue reading

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Michigan Bill Would Allow Customers to Opt Out of Smart Meters, Undermine Federal Program

Tenth Amendment Center – by Mike Maharrey LANSING, Mich. (Oct. 12, 2018) – A bill introduced in the Michigan Senate would allow customers to opt out of installing “smart meter” technology on their homes and businesses without penalty. Passage of this … Continue reading

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Smart Home Surveillance: Governments Tell Google’s Nest To Hand Over Data 300 Times

Forbes – by Thomas Brewster Anyone pumped for this week’s launch of Google’s Home Hub might want to temper their excitement. A smart home is a surveilled home. That’s been the concern of privacy activists since citizens started lighting up their abodes … Continue reading

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1300+ Hondurans Begin Organized Trek to U.S. Border

Breitbart – by Ildefonso Ortiz and Brandon Darby More than 1300 Honduran men, women, and children began a trek that is expected to take them through Central America and Mexico. Some of the migrants plan to seek asylum in Mexico while … Continue reading

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F-16 Jets Explode After Mechanic Fires Cannon From Another Parked Jet In Bizarre Accident

Zero Hedge – by Tyler Durden An almost unbelievable accident occurred at a Belgian military air base days ago which involved one F-16 jet destroying two others — all while stationary on the ground. Stunning photos of the aftermath show a completely … Continue reading

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Sears, once a retail titan, files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

Yahoo News (Reuters) – Sears Holdings Corp filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Monday with a plan to close 142 more stores, throwing into doubt the future of the century-old retailer that once dominated U.S. malls but has withered in … Continue reading

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Illegal Child Molesters Caught Crossing Border

American Action News U.S. Customs and Border Protection arrested three illegal immigrant child predators within the past two days in Texas. (The Dallas Morning News) All three men have been previously convicted of offenses involving a minor, according to officials … Continue reading

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The Supremacy Clause: The Constitution Is Supreme

Tenth Amendment Center – by KrisAnne Hall Article 6 clause 2 of the Constitution is known as the Supremacy Clause.  This clause in our Constitution is often misquoted, misapplied, and misinterpreted.  Those who support an overgrown and supreme federal power … Continue reading

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White House Drafts Plan to Keep Migrant Families Unified in Detention

Breitbart – by Neil Munro Progressives are denouncing a draft border-protection plan that would keep Central American adult migrants in border detention with their children for 20 days after they cross the border. The 20-day plan is being developed as migrants, … Continue reading

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