Thursday, February 4, 2016

Television, Football and Politics: Gaming Spectacles Designed to Keep the Police State in Power

While You Was Distracted, The Police State Had You In It's Tyrannical Clutches. Never trust Cat_Coffee_Tables...
If there are two spectacles that are almost guaranteed to render Americans passive viewers, incapable of doing little more than cheering on their respective teams, it's football and politics—specifically, the Super Bowl and the quadrennial presidential election. Both football and politics encourage zealous devotion among their followers, both create manufactured divisions that alienate one group of devotees from another, and both result in a strange sort of tunnel vision that leaves the viewer oblivious to anything else going on around them apart from the "big game."
(rutherford)

Wife could be jailed for not doing enough housework

If It's In The Buy-Bull, It *Must* be True,Eh Whooli?
A woman from Italy could be jailed for up to six years because she does not do enough housework, according to Italian media. The 40-year-old, from Sonnino in the Lazio region, is being taken to court by her husband.
He claims that her management of household chores is of a low standard and it has led to the “mistreatment of the family”, according to a translation of Ill Fatto Quotidiano by The Local.
(independent)

Mysterious deaths at the BBC

The BBC personalities At The heart Of the Paedophilia Scandal were Just the tip of The Perve-Berg!
If you thought for one minute that the BBC is in anyway as it appears to be, you’re very sadly mistaken. Behind the comforting British TV fa├žade, lies a paedophile network, so vast and sordid it literally beggars belief. It’s ringleaders are so dangerous that speaking out about the abuse can lead to murder.Don’t be fooled into thinking that Jimmy Savile was a lone pervert stalking the broadcast centre. He wasn’t...
(thecolemanexperience)

The Flat Earth vs. Globe Earth Debate!

Tip Of The Arrow Points To My Little part Of The UK.
Let us imagine for a minute that you were born onto this Earth having never been indoctrinated into a belief system, had no knowledge of celestial mechanics and no knowledge of astronomy or cosmology. Let us say then that I presented you with two scenarios to explain the the world in which you inhabited and they are as follows...
(disinfo)

News Reporter Can't Stop Laughing About 'Emergency Defecation Situation'

New Zealand news reporter Hilary Barry could not stop laughing during the "Paul Henry Show" about a story that included the phrase "emergency defecation situation" on Feb. 3. The pre-recorded news story was about a man who followed a 21-year-old woman home, and told her that he needed to use her bathroom for an "emergency defecation situation," notes News.com.au. “An emergency defecation situation?" Barry laughed. "I think I’m having one myself.”
(opposingviews)