Independent review of terrorism legislation points to government exaggeration of threat for political gain
June 29, 2012
An independent review of terrorism legislation in the UK notes that government rhetoric regarding terrorism is “exaggerated for political or commercial purposes” and that many more people are killed each year by bee stings.
The report by barrister David Anderson QC, highlights the fact that the average number of annual deaths as a result of terrorism [...]
2012 Virginia General Assembly – Summary of Bills Relating to the 2nd Amendment
HB 20: Emergency Services & Disaster Law; shall not be interpreted to prohibit carrying, etc., of firearms. This adds the legal carrying, transportation, sale, or transfer of firearms to the list of things that cannot be limited or prohibited during a declared state of emergency.
Status: Passed House and Senate.
HB 940: Eliminates Prohibition on Purchasing More Than One Handgun in a 30-Day [...]
Honey bees should have no chance at all against the ferocious Japanese hornet – the predators are an inch long, and watching the two battle is like watching infantry racing hopelessly towards a tank.
But the tiny creatures can actually triumph – by swarming over their foes in such numbers that hornets are ‘cooked’ inside a ball of bees.
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2115466/Bees-overwhelm-huge-hornets-COOKING-inside-huge-ball-bodies.html#ixzz1pFM9Ua4H
Poking a hornets nest gleefully I say “Boys, Boys, settle down. We are saved.”
I have it on good authority that there is plenty of oil.
The trends are solid enough that Exxon Mobil Corp. predicts in its 2012 energy outlook that tight oil will contribute about 5% of the world’s liquid fuels by 2040
5%!! We are saved. Not to mention the extra Carbon that we release into the atmosphere. If we find it, by [...]
UP to 12 fighter-bombers are to be part of a massive security operation for President Barack Obama’s visit to Darwin on Thursday.
Soldiers, federal and Territory police, and up to 500 US secret service agents will also keep the President safe.
The Australian Defence Department said the F/A-18 Hornets would be an “important component” of the security arrangements.
The President will lay a wreath at the USS Peary memorial in Darwin and talk [...]