Thursday, December 18, 2014
...a g*ddam Nazi Stormtrooper...
Late night mews, holiday euphoria Kitkats... cold, and on the gray side today... it's snowing nicely on the tame prairie right now... another manic day of getting things done... ~whew~
Stay strong and stay cuddled together, darling kittens, 'cause we need each other, and we need each other's love. Always remember, this Big Cat loves ya!
Authoress news and mews ~
The Kougar got a bit more done on her holiday erotic romance WIP.
Featured at SHAPESHIFTER SEDUCTIONS ~
It's Almost Christmas!
by Rebecca Gillan
Happy Wednesday, everyone! It's almost Christmas; do you have your shopping done? I actually did, but then I found something totally awesome. I present the most awsomely insane toy ever:
Not only did I decide I needed to get the sock money versions for my own darling sons, who are probably too old for them but are getting them anyway, I also decided that someone needed to get a set of them for Mooney and Marissa's darling little wolf pups, too! Enjoy today's bit of flash fiction hilarity!
THE PAST REVEALING ITSELF 'NEWS' ~
Million-Mummy Cemetery Unearthed in Egypt
An ancient cemetery contains more than 1 million mummies, according to a team of archaeologists from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. — LiveScience
MYSTERY CREATURE 'NEWS' ~
Hairless mystery creature baffles residents after it washes up dead on exclusive California beach ~dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2877048/Mystery-creature-sharp-claws-pointy-teeth-washes-dead-California-shore-devastating-storms.html
IT'S AN OCEAN OUT THERE 'NEWS' ~
Voyager 1 Rides 'Tsunami Wave' in Interstellar Space
It turns out that sailing through interstellar space isn't so peaceful. — Space.com
...a g*ddam Nazi Stormtrooper... telling it like it is!!!
Cop Tases 76 Year Old Car Dealer For Driving Car With Expired Inspection Sticker
Steve Watson | Business manager: “I told him he was a goddam Nazi Stormtrooper.”
Ignorance Is No Excuse for Wrongdoing, Unless You’re a Cop :We no longer have a representative government, a rule of law, or justice. Liberty has fallen to legalism. Freedom has fallen to fascism. Justice has become jaded, jaundiced and just plain unjust. ~lewrockwell.com/2014/12/john-w-whitehead/ignorance-is-no-excuse-for-wrongdoing~
Meanwhile, the super surveillance state ramps up...
BILLION DOLLAR SURVEILLANCE BLIMP TO LAUNCH OVER MARYLAND https://firstlook.org/theintercept/2014/12/17/billion-dollar-surveillance-blimp-launch-maryland
Big Cat by-the-numbers ~
11:33 pm... 8:44 am... 10:23 am... 11:55 am... 5:55 pm... 6:33 pm... 9:33 pm... 12:12 am... past the witching hour...
the kougaress bites back headlines
SOLAR FLARE 'NEWS' ~
Strong, long duration solar flare measuring M8.7 erupted from geoeffective region http://thewatchers.adorraeli.com/2014/12/17/strong-long-duration-solar-flare-measuring-m8-7-erupted-from-geoeffective-region/
SOLID RAINDROPS 'NEWS' ~
50' Long 'Solid Raindrops' Fall From Sky After Military Planes Pass By CONTRIBUTOR: Live Free or Die. This brand new video report from Infowars ~infowars.com~ features Marie Snow and her friend Cori Gunnels, who captured and had scientifically analyzed the content from 50' to 60' long 'solid raindrops' that fell from the sky soon after three military aircraft flew by. This mind-blowing interview with the women should end...
Military Planes Caught Dumping Mysterious Fibers, lab tests confirm 'metals' https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7lkAZTNwq40
YEAH, YA LAND GRABBERS, GET THE HECK OUTTA UTAH!!! 'NEWS' ~
Utah Demands Feds Surrender Lands by Dec. 31
New American | With the federal government engaged in a de factounconstitutional occupation of some two thirds of Utah’s territory, citizens of the state and their elected representatives have had just about enough.
TROUNCE AWAY, HACKERS 'NEWS' ~
Hackers in charge: Sony hack and theater pullback reveals new era of hackers trouncing multinational corporations
THE RISE OF HEMP 'NEWS' ~
Washington Bill Would Start to Nullify Federal Ban on Hemp Farming
10th Amendment Center - A bill prefiled in the Washington State senate this week would authorize the farming, production, and sale of industrial hemp in the state, effectively nullifying the federal prohibition on the same once put into effect.... SB5012 states unequivocally that “industrial hemp is an agricultural product that may be grown, produced, possessed, and commercially traded in the state.”
BUDDY CAN YOU SPARE A HAMBURGER 'NEWS' ~
$4.20 Per Pound: Price of Ground Beef Climbs to Another Record: A year ago, in November 2013, the average price for a pound of ground beef was $3.477 per pound. Since then, the average price has increased 20.8 percent in one year.
THE ECONOMIC OIL WAR 'NEWS' ~
Is Ruble Collapse Act of War-Paul Craig Roberts :The banks can gamble all they want and they are covered by the FDIC, which has no money. This gives the banks access to depositors’ money,, and it shows the U.S. government is the most corrupt Govt on Earth
Russia has enough resources to reverse ruble crisis – Medvedev
RT - "We will coordinate actions”, he said, specifying that it would include an increase in foreign exchange bank refinancing, and balancing demand and supply of foreign currency through increasing provision of foreign currency liquidity if necessary. Medvedev admitted there are certain fundamental factors behind the weakening ruble, like lower oil prices and no access to international financial markets, but said the psychological factor is huge.
Russian Bank Run Could Be ‘in the Cards,’ UralSib Capital Says
Bloomberg | The Russian economy may come to “a sudden stop” and a bank run “could be in the cards.”
Apple halts online sales to Russia as the ruble plunges in value
The Verge - According to reporters at Bloomberg, Over the last twelve months the value of the ruble has plunged more than 50 percent against the dollar, destabilizing the Russian economy. That drop was already making it difficult for ordinary Russian citizens to purchase imported goods, but Apple's move shows things may get far worse, as foreign companies decide to stop accepting a currency that has been rapidly shedding value with each passing week.
Goldman Sachs: $1 Trillion in Oil Projects at Risk Because of Falling Oil Price
EPJ - Goldman has examined 400 oil and gas fields around the world, many of which are still awaiting a final investment decision. Its analysis, based on a $70 oil price, shows that fields representing 2.3m b/d of output by 2020 and awaiting a green light have now become uneconomic, reports FT.
Ruble plummets losing more than 20% in a day, hitting new dollar and euro lows
RT - No end seems to be in sight for the plight of the Russian ruble, which slumped to new record lows against hard currencies Tuesday. The EUR traded at 93.5 against the ruble, and the USD at 75. The Russian stock market also went haywire, dropping more than 15 percent as of 2:30pm Moscow time, after it dropped 11 percent the day before. Sberbank, the country's largest lender, lost 17.77 percent, and VTB, the second biggest bank, fell by 14.29 percent. State-owned oil and gas companies Gazprom, Rosneft, and Surgut also saw shares plummet.
The Engineered Fall of the Russian Ruble
Kurt Nimmo - Saudi Arabia, the most influential member of OPEC, and the United States are working together to destroy the Russian economy and destabilize the country. Despite the best efforts of the Russian central bank, the ruble is experiencing a dramatic fall. “We are seeing an economic crisis,” Natalia V. Akindinova, a professor at the Higher School of Economics, told the New York Times on Tuesday. “We are seeing a sharp devaluation of the ruble at a time when the central bank doesn’t have the reserves to influence the market, as it did in the past crises.”
A Full-Blown Economic Crisis Has Erupted In Russia
Michael Snyder | The 8th largest economy on the entire planet is in a state of turmoil right now.
Russian Ruble Collapses – Conspiracy Or Warning of Things To Come?
Martin Armstrong | This is not about merely debt and banking.
Rouble collapse prompts Moscow shopping spree
CNBC News - Russians hurried to change their savings and pensions into dollars and euros while also stocking up on furniture and jewellery as the rouble's collapse accelerated. Their mounting concern was reflected on Tuesday morning in the red lights of the currency exchange booths that dot the city, which were ticking over to show ever weaker rouble rates.
Western Banks Cut Off Liquidity To Russian Entities
Zero Hedge | “global banks are curtailing the flow of cash to Russian entities, a response to the ruble’s sharpest selloff since the 1998 financial crisis.”
Who Gets Citgo's Assets If Venezuela Defaults?
Bloomberg - Venezuela’s bondholders have long held that if the South American country ever defaulted, they’d be able to seize its refineries and almost 6,000 gas stations in the U.S. That notion is starting to unravel, just as plunging oil prices, a collapsing economy and dwindling foreign reserves have made swaps traders almost certain that Venezuela will renege on its obligations in the next five years.
PLAYING THE PEOPLE... ER PEASANTS... FOR FOOLS 'NEWS' ~
Euro Crisis Deepens :No sane person believes that government debt will be reduced. The imaginary recovery only became a painful hardship for EU subjects. Not so for the elites who benefit from the single currency at the expense of their fellow taxpayers
BUY ANYTHING YOU CAN USE, UTILIZE, TRADE, OR BARTER 'NEWS' ~
Economic Collapse-SHOCK LETTER – This is How It Begins –If you have ANY money in an insurance policy, 401K, IRA, bank or any other company or organization… you will lose ALL of it over the coming months, if you do not get it out. ~omegashock.com/2014/12/17/economic-collapse-this-is-how-it-begins~
GEE, YA DON'T SAY... 'NEWS' ~
Fed Judge: Obama’s Amnesty Unconstitutional
Truth Revolt | You don’t say…
BACKLASH, THE TRUTH WINS 'NEWS' ~
Full Video Proves Cops Targeting Constitutionalists, Despite Sheriff’s Claim
Mikael Thalen | Sheriff’s department faces massive backlash against shocking comments.
State Rep Slams Sheriff For Defending Controversial MRAP Comments
Paul Joseph Watson | Sheriff’s deputy said armored vehicles were necessary to deal with “constitutionalists”.
GUNS SAVE LIVES 'NEWS' ~
Another Positive Gun Story You Won’t See on the National Media
Paul Joseph Watson | 14-year-old protects grandmother by shooting intruder dead.
REALLY, DON'T TRUST THE SCHOOL SYSTEM 'NEWS' ~
School Swaps 8-year-old Blind Child’s Walking Cane With Swim Noodle as Punishment
Adan Salazar | Boy’s mother: “Why would you take the one thing that he’s supposed to use all the time? That’s his eyes.”
AND WHY BOTHER PAYING TAXES??? 'NEWS' ~
NASA built $349 mn facility for already closed space program
RT - In what some see as symbolic of an often-aimless space program, NASA was allowed to complete construction of a $343-million rocket-testing tower in Mississippi even after the structure’s mission was cancelled in 2010. The A-3 test stand, which will require $700,000 a year to maintain despite its lack of utility, was finally finished in June near Gulfport, Mississippi after about seven years of work.
INTERNET TAX BAN 'NEWS' ~
Spending Bill Will Extend Internet Tax Ban
National Journal - Lawmakers have settled on a one-year extension of the ban on Internet access taxes, likely setting up another fight over online-sales tax in 2015. The congressional spending bill also seeks to limit the administration's ability to give up control of the Internet's domain name system, and includes additional funding for both the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board and the Patent and Trademark Office. And Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella met with Senate Republicans to talk shop on immigration, patents and data privacy.
THE FLIM FLAM GLAM SCAM MAN 'NEWS' ~
Obama issues ‘executive orders by another name’
USA TODAY | By issuing his directives as “memoranda” rather than executive orders, Obama has downplayed the extent of his executive actions.
ISN'T THIS JUST GETTING OLD?... CAN'T WE ALL JUST GROW UP AND GET ALONG? 'NEWS' ~
EU court removes Hamas from terror blacklist
RT - The EU General Court has ordered that the Palestinian militant group Hamas be removed from the bloc’s terror blacklist. The move comes over four years after Hamas appealed its terror designation before the EU.
Palestine pursues UN bid amid threat of US veto
Press TV - The Palestinians will present a bid for statehood to the UN Security Council (USNC) on Wednesday amid reports that Washington and Tel Aviv are formulating a joint position against the Palestinian move at the headquarters of the world body, where the US has persistently used its veto privilege to block any resolution not favored by the Israeli regime.
STRANGER AND STRANGER ... WHAT HAPPENED TO ANY MANNER OF SANITY??? 'NEWS' ~
DEATH PENALTY FOR SMUGGLING BIBLES? Report says new law on the books in Saudi Arabia
THE MIDDLE EAST UNHOLY MESS 'NEWS' ~
Report: U.S. Ground Troops Clash with Islamic State Fighters
Kurt Nimmo | Battle allegedly occurred near base where U.S. troops are stationed.
THE CIA'S JIHADI ARMY AND TORTURE 'NEWS' ~
ISIS’ Bloody Footprints Lead From NATO Territory
Tony Cartalucci | Hundreds of trucks a day carrying billions of dollars in supplies, flowing into Syria and directly into the hands of the so-called “Islamic State” (ISIS).
ISIS’ Bloody Footprints Lead From NATO Territory: DW’s report does not implicate merely Turkey in aiding and abetting ISIS, but exposes the fact that ISIS’ supply lines lead from within NATO itself – in other words, ISIS is a creation, perpetuation, and...
ISIS Unleash “Scorpion” Bombs In Iraq
Zero Hedge | Islamic State militants are launching bombs containing live scorpions as the latest terror weapon in Iraq.
Torture Architect Tries to Justify Program … Fails Miserably
Washington’s Blog | Torture and 9/11.
How U.S. Torture Led to the Rise of ISIS
Washington’s Blog | Nice Job Creating Terrorists, You Morons …
HOW TO FORCE PEOPLE INTO WAR 'NEWS' ~
US sanctions bill to cement Russia-China alliance: Dennis Kucinich
Press TV - Kucinich, former US Representative from Ohio, wrote in an article published by Truthdig on Tuesday that the recent sanctions bill is “hydra-headed incubator of poisonous conflict.” “The second provocative anti-Russian legislation in a week, it further polarizes our relations with Russia, helping to cement a Russia-China alliance against Western hegemony,” Kucinich said. He also noted that the anti-Russia legislation would undermine “long-term America’s financial and physical security by handing the national treasury over to war profiteers.”
Western Bankers Have Committed Two Acts of War Against Russia: I have learned that military leaves for personnel serving in the nuclear command structure and specific elements of the nuclear submarine fleet are now canceled. ~thecommonsenseshow.com/2014/12/17/western-bankers-have-committed-two-acts-of-war-against-russia~
Pentagon Announces Increased Military Activity On Russia’s Border
Kurt Nimmo | NATO tactical flights more than doubled in 2014.
U.S. Gov’t. Seeks Excuse to Nuclear-Attack Russia
Eric Zuesse | The world is more nervous about the drift toward nuclear war between the U.S. and Russia than at any time since 1962’s Cuban Missile Crisis.
CHALLENGING THE SUPER SURVEILLANCE STATE 'NEWS' ~
First Public Court Challenge to NSA Data Collection From Internet Backbone
Activist Post - The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) will argue on Friday before a federal court that the National Security Agency (NSA) is violating the Fourth Amendment by copying and searching data that it collects by tapping into the Internet backbone. The hearing on a motion for partial summary judgment in Jewel v. NSA will be at 9 am on Dec. 19 before Judge Jeffrey White at the federal courthouse in Oakland.
GEE, HOW MANY RAPISTS ARE THERE IN THE *FDA* 'NEWS' ~
New Date Rape Prevention Tools Exist—But the FDA Is Blocking Their Development and Sale
Alliance for Natural Health - This spring, a group of four engineering students at North Carolina State University announced they had developed a fingernail polish that changes color when it comes into contact with drugs like Rohypnol (“roofies”), Xanax, and GHB, which rapists commonly put into women’s drinks.
Harvard Prof: Rape Law Classes No Longer Taught Due to Feminist Outrage
Kit Daniels | Feminists claim rape classes “traumatize” students.
THE BIGGEST DRUG DEALER THIS SIDE OF THE WORLD *VERSUS* THE WICKEDEST WITCH THIS SIDE OF FREEDOM... DEMOCRACY IN ACTION 'NEWS' ~
Bush v. Clinton In 2016? New World Order Dream Matchup Being Touted As ‘Inevitable’
Michael Snyder - The next presidential election is still nearly two years away, and yet the mainstream media is already telling Americans who they are supposed to vote for. Now that Jeb Bush has all but officially declared that he is running for president, a “dream matchup” between Bush and Hillary Clinton is being touted as “inevitable”.
THE KING'S RULES... TIME FOR THE GUILLOTINE 'NEWS' ~
Courts rule Philadelphia man must pay $280,000 that he does not owe
(NaturalNews) Commonwealth Court imposed the order for $280,772 in taxes on Nathan Lerner, even though city officials had acknowledged on the record that the tax bill he received was a "jeopardy assessment" that was based on pure fabrication. "The problem is that Lerner didn't follow the right procedural course in challenging it, a Commonwealth Court panel found in a ruling issued [recently]. And so, the state judges determined, he's stuck with that unfounded tax tab,".
YEAH, JUST WHAT WE NEED... BIG BROTHER WIMPS USING EBOLA AS A WEAPON TO ENFORCE TYRANNY ON US ALL 'NEWS' ~
Justice targets Ebola-based discrimination
Washington Times - The Justice Department is working to stem what it describes as an increase in discrimination tied to the Ebola outbreak, issuing guidelines Monday prohibiting any bullying or harassment based on a perception that certain people or groups might carry the virus.
THE GREAT SATAN, MONSANTO 'NEWS' ~
53 Reasons We can NOT Support GMOs and Monsanto
Would you ever support Monsanto’s GMOs? Could Monsanto ever ‘get its act together’ enough to convince the public to eat GMOs?
Here are 53 reasons we simply cannot support GMOs or Monsanto that would need to individually be met before we could even consider doing so:
FLUORIDE FREE 'NEWS' ~
City Goes Fluoride-Free for the Holidays
As of December 31, the City of Prince George, British Columbia, Canada will be fluoride free for the first time since October 4, 1954. ~naturalsociety.com~
GOOD FOR YOU 'NEWS' ~
Can Green Tea Aid in the Prevention of Lung Cancer?
Scientists show how green tea could be the answer to preventing lung cancer for both non-smokers AND smokers. ~naturalsociety.com~
Three power foods that can help treat sinus infections
(NaturalNews) Fortunately, the natural world provides us with many foods that are effective at cleaning the sinuses and killing the bacteria and viruses responsible for these issues. This articles contains a list of the best of these foods.
Extra vitamin E may protect elderly from getting common pneumonia
Natural Blaze - Extra vitamin E protected older mice from a bacterial infection that commonly causes pneumonia. Microbiologists and nutrition researchers from Tufts University report that the extra vitamin E helped regulate the mice's immune system. The findings, published online in advance of print in the The Journal of Immunology, show promise for studies investigating the effects of vitamin E and infection in humans.
GOOD FOR YOUR PETS 'NEWS' ~
Animals instinctively turn to natural medicine to improve their health
(NaturalNews) When animals get sick, the last thing they think of doing is heading down to the local CVS for a prescription. New research published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) reveals that animals both wild and domestic instinctively seek out natural remedies when illness besets them, demonstrating the true power of nature as medicine.
GROWING NEW BLOOD VESSELS 'NEWS' ~
What’s the Real Cause of Heart Attacks?
Thomas S. Cowan, MD - Bypass surgery provides minimal benefit for most people, as sites that are over 90 percent blocked in almost all cases compensate for the blockage by developing collateral blood vessels. Most heart attacks are likely caused by an imbalance in your central nervous system (CNS) and your autonomic (or unconscious) nervous system (ANS), which controls the function of our internal organs
NOT GOOD FOR YOU 'NEWS' ~
Ways To Reduce The Cancer-Causing Effects of Cell Phones
Green Med Info - ver since the World Health Organization admitted in 2011 that cell phone radiation is "possibly carcinogenic," and may be contributing to the global uptick in brain cancer cases, its far harder to label someone a hypochondriac for being concerned about the health consequences of exposure. In fact, one study cited in their report showed a 40% increased risk for gliomas in the highest category of heavy users (reported average: 30 minutes per day over a 10-year period) – not exactly a small effect.
44 Reasons Cell Phones Can Cause Cancer
Green Med Info - Is there a connection between cell phones and cancer? Here are 44 reasons to believe that cell phones can cause cancer.
Antibiotics cause woman to burn from the inside out, skin falls off
(NaturalNews) If ever there was a situation to prove, once again, that taking another person's medication can produce life-threatening results, it's the unfortunate story of California college student Yassmeen Castanada. The mother of a four-month-old daughter is wrapped entirely in bandages, 70 percent of her body covered in blisters from head to toe as she suffers from Stevens-Johnson syndrome, a very rare condition that can occur from a drug reaction.
How Diet Sodas Mess With Your Brain (Video)
Natural Society - Numerous studies have drawn a link between various illnesses and diet sodas – or at least with the artificial sweeteners. Research has found that drinking these beverages can lead to an increased risk of diabetes, blood pressure, heart disease, and even obesity – a primary issue many are trying to avoid by choosing the drink. So is diet soda bad for you? You bet.
Antibiotic Resistant Superbugs may Claim 10 Million Lives and $100 Trillion by 2050
Natural Society - There is no question that antibiotics have lent a helping hand in treating various ailments, but now this modern medicine is fueling an issue that was perhaps never considered before. Since their introduction, antibiotics have slowly been fueling the development of superbugs – bacteria that are completely resistant to our conventional treatments. In fact, a recently released report says that superbugs could claim 10 million lives each year as well as $100 trillion by 2050.
"I would rather be exposed to the inconveniencies attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it. " -Thomas Jefferson (1791)
"All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing." - Edmund Burke
"It's easier to fool people than to convince them that they have been fooled." Mark Twain
"Only a fool fights in a burning house." Klingon saying.
'A standing military force, with an overgrown Executive will not long be safe companions to liberty.'—James Madison
JFK... to paraphrase... Washington D.C. has the best of both worlds. Northern hospitality. And southern efficiency.
The most powerful weapon is the human soul on fire.
~ Have a lovely and merry December ~
~ MAY YOU ALWAYS HAVE ENOUGH ~
And, May you live the dreams of your heart, not in interesting times...
Holiday euphoria Kitkat kisses from the Kougar