Watch these Navy SEAL Team VI families and other family members as they reveal the Obama Administrations
culpability in death of their sons in the fatal helicopter crash in Afghanistan following the successful
raid on bin Laden’s compound. This is a powerful and riveting briefing that included some of America’s
most significant military leaders.
Colorado is going to recall all the democrats that voted for gun control. It is happening! The people are standing up to these criminals that are imposing anti-constitutional gun control laws. They are rising up to RECALL these anti-American criminals. Here is a page where you can help and add your support.
WE ALL MUST STAND UP TO THIS IN STATES LIKE COLORADO, OR IT WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD TO EVERY [...]
One Colorado sheriff is claiming that Democrats are pressuring pro-gun sheriffs in the state with tactics he think border on extortion.
In a radio interview with KVOR on Saturday, El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa said he received an email last week with a threat to stop or stall pay raises to the state’s elected sheriffs if they don’t support Colorado’s pending gun control legislation.
The email, [...]
It also displays an image that it claims reveals images of child sexual abuse have been viewed on a computer.
The Windows virus locks a computer and only returns control to its owner on payment of a 100 euro (£86) fine.
It purports to be collecting cash on behalf of German copyright authorities and the country’s national computer security agency.
The virus amounted to “digital extortion” and victims should not pay up, said [...]
The federal government’s system of tracking immigrants’ status is so broken that it gives a green light to one in eight aliens who have been ordered deported, according to an audit Tuesday that found the government has gone on to approve some of those who slip through for work in sensitive areas of airports and granted them benefits such as Medicaid or food stamps.
Some of those aliens who should have been kicked out [...]
From Economic Policy Journal:
… Despite having the nation’s most onerous, three-decade-old total gun ban, shootings here are as prevalent as typical war zones.
Fifty ward bosses (or Aldermen) control Chicago. The wards are relatively small geographic areas that elect their local strongman. The problem is that in the high crime wards, the elected Alderman are by default deeply entrenched in gangs, crime, drugs, and general corruption. That’s just the Chicago way…
Chicago’s ward [...]
With austerity supposedly destroying standards of living (that no real austerity has actually been implemented is a different matter entirely) across Europe’s insolvent periphery, the only recourse said broke countries (here’s looking at you Mario Monti and Mariano Rajoy) have is to desperately attempt to shame those countries who have money such as Germany, Austria, Finland and the Netherlands, aka Europe’s AAA club, into shoveling more and more and more cash into the bottomless [...]
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The new Greek finance minister, Yannis Stournaras, until recently a professor of economics at the University of Athens, hasn’t learned yet the art of extortion that is required to accomplish anything at all during negotiations with the Eurozone. And so, when he went to the meeting of Eurozone finance ministers earlier this week at the Eurogroup—which serves as political control over the common currency—he accomplished absolutely nothing. He wasn’t [...]
The illegal trade in kidneys has risen to such a level that an estimated 10,000 black market operations involving purchased human organs now take place annually, or more than one an hour, World Health Organisationexperts have revealed.
Evidence collected by a worldwide network of doctors shows that traffickers are defying laws intended to curtail their activities and are cashing in on rising international demand for replacement kidneys driven by the increase in [...]
Two months ago, to much fanfare, Greece and the IIF announced what a smashing success the forced cram down that was the Greek PSI (memories of GM and Chrysler should be flooding back here) was. The thinking went that Greece avoided bankruptcy, co-opted lemming creditors avoided pursuing what is rightfully theirs in exchange for a 75% haircut, hold out hedge funds would be blown out of the water for daring [...]
A teacher who sent topless photos of herself to her daughter’s teenage boyfriend ended up the victim of an alleged blackmail plot by the boy’s father.
Michelle Kazmierczak sent the photos showing herself topless and posing in a bra to the 14-year-old boy.
But when the teen’s father Tyrone Price saw the photos he contacted the 46-year-old middle school teacher.
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Trouble: Tyrone Price is accused of blackmailing teacher Michelle Kazmierczak [...]
Prisoner Keith Judd got 40% of vote in West Virginia to Obama’s 60%
Inmate 11593-051 got on ballot by paying $2,500 fee and filing forms
Attracting 15% of vote normally qualifies candidate for a delegate to the Democratic National Convention
Just how unpopular is President Obama in some parts of the country? Enough that a man in a Texas prison received four out of 10 votes in West Virginia’s Democratic presidential primary.
Inmate Keith [...]
This is just… wow.
Meet Keith Judd. A prisoner in Texas, who is is serving out a 17.5 year sentence for extortion
According to ABC News, he also just won 41 percent of the Democratic primary vote in West Virginia against Barack Obama.
As Dave Weigel of Slate points out, that means Judd has won a higher percentage of the primary vote against Barack Obama than anyone else. Even Hilary Clinton wasn’t this competitive.
All told, [...]
Van der Sloot could be sent to U.S. for trial there
Natalee Holloway went missing in Aruba in 2005 and has been declared dead
Dutch citizen, 24, convicted of killing Stephany Flores in Lima
Currently serving 28-year sentence in Peruvian jail
While he faces another 28 years behind bars in Peru, the prime suspect in the disappearance of Natalee Holloway may be freed just long enough to face trial in the U.S.
Joran van der [...]
By Lourdes Cardenas \ El Paso Times
Posted: 04/15/2012 12:00:00 AM MDT
A man thought to be a businessman who accused 10 federal polices officers of kidnapping and extortion in September 2011 was killed Thursday night in his home in Juárez.
Officials identified the victim as Eligio Ibarra Amador, 62, but they could not confirm that he is the one who reported the federal police officers.
But Gustavo De la Rosa Hickerson, the ombudsman [...]
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Tuition for the fall semester at the California State University system will be double of what it was for the 2007-08 academic year—which should send leftover deflation mongers back to their burned-out calculators. But it’s still not enough. Now CSU is threatening the beleaguered public, taxpayers, and prospective students with stunning enrollment cutbacks, unless—and this smells of extortion—it gets its favorite tax increases on the ballot and passed. CSU’s wealthy cousin, the University of California [...]
Police have reportedly arrested at least 16 judges in an operation centered on the Italian city of Naples, the BBC reports.
Italian police have arrested 16 judges in what they say is a big anti-mafia operation centred on Naples.
They are alleged to have taken bribes to issue financial rulings in favour of the Camorra, the crime syndicate active around the southern city.
Altogether about 60 people are being held on suspicion of [...]
A man has been arrested for blackmailing a Mormon student for sex and money by threatening to reveal his homosexuality to his strictly religious family including his fiancee, according to police.
Brad Adams, 36, is due to appear in court in Provo, Utah, later this week charged with extortion and attempted serious sexual assault.
He met his alleged victim, a student at Brigham Young University, once attended by Mitt Romney, on the [...]
What do you get when you cross Jesse James, Robin Hood, and Jack Bauer in the body of a giant, bearded, bald Greek man?
Meet Vassilis Paleokostas:
This crazy, utterly fearless dude is public enemy number one in Greece, and probably one of the most badass motherfuckers to come from the country since the days of our friend Leonidas.
Vassilis’ story starts back in the early 90s, when he went on an insane [...]
TRENTON, N.J. – Mobsters have a long history of making a killing in the garbage-hauling business, but a New Jersey commission says they have gone green by infiltrating the commercial recycling business.
The New Jersey State Commission of Investigation reported Tuesday that organized crime continues to find and exploit holes in a regulatory system that hasn’t been updated in decades. A law adopted in 1983 that was designed to keep criminals [...]
Iran state media put out a stunning report Saturday claiming that imprisoned Christian pastor Youcef Nadarkhani is facing the death sentence for rape and extortion, not for apostasy and refusing to renounce his religion, as his lawyer, human rights groups and Western news media have reported.
“His crime is not, as some claim, converting others to Christianity,” the deputy governor of the Gilan province, Gholomali [...]
WASHINGTON (AP) — After examining hundreds of combat support and reconstruction contracts in Afghanistan, the U.S military estimates $360 million in U.S. tax dollars has ended up in the hands of people the American-led coalition has spent nearly a decade battling: the Taliban, criminals, and power brokers with ties to both.
The losses underscore the challenges the U.S. and its international partners [...]
It was raised 18 times under Reagan, and 7 times under G W Bush.
The extension of the debt ceiling is simply an authorization to pay the debts we have already incurred, and not a time to plan or propose a new budget.
The tea party decided to take the debt ceiling vote as a hostage and as a means for extortion.
The political drama and games that ensued because of [...]
Summary: Technology, Agency, & Extortion
Here I am watching a lynchpin MSA collapse from the other side of its lynchpin suburb collapse, in a bedroom farming community full of Hummers, Christian schools, and sparkling government buildings, across the border from an similar echo collapse, with massive stimulus entering the black hole, from empire cannibalism, which has now reached Spain and Italy, while GE is taxing the [...]