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HawkeyeDec. 18, 2014 - 06:54AM JST
Good start but I would have to agree with Knowbetter. Any footage of an incident that would show evidence of an officer used brutality or worse will not make the evening news and be conveniently lost or erased. The only way is to have the body cams upload to a cloud server that is not run by law enforcement and since they are paid civil servants it should be viewable by the public.
Posted in: LA mayor plans 7,000 police body cameras in 2015
HawkeyeDec. 13, 2014 - 03:23PM JST
Kudos to educator60 for your post. You are 100% right
Posted in: Woman killed by snow falling from roof
HawkeyeDec. 13, 2014 - 03:19PM JST
I haven't seen "unbroken" yet and will reserve judgement on Angelina Jolie or Japan's reaction until I see the film. In the animal/Insect world many/most species eat each other so are we so much superior or think we are than the rest of this planet's inhabitants.
Posted in: Angelina Jolie's 'Unbroken' strikes a nerve in Japan
HawkeyeDec. 13, 2014 - 02:53PM JST
Bugs in your noodles. That i have never seen so far. Japan is not as clean as they would like the outside world to think about the country. Ego, false pride, arrogance will do you in evrry time.
Posted in: Another cooked bug found in processed food
HawkeyeDec. 12, 2014 - 02:54AM JST
Sometimes drastic means are needed to get information that will save more lives and the treatment of terrorists should be not lenient because they themselves are vicious animals
Posted in: CIA torture report sparks world outrage, demands for justice
HawkeyeDec. 06, 2014 - 03:51PM JST
A day late and a dollar short as they say. Where was this support months ago?
Posted in: Japan sends 20,000 sets of protective clothing to Africa for Ebola fight
HawkeyeDec. 04, 2014 - 03:57PM JST
Everyone, well almost everyone posting here is supporting this so called artist, why I dont know. Why is her kayak yellow and is there some type of subliminal symbolism going on here. Why is she sitting or protruding from the large opening of her kayak with that stupid smile. Maybe she is giving birth to herself? If this is truly art, maybe I can defecate on the sidewalk and call it self expression cause I feel like s**t today. Lol
Posted in: Vagina kayak artist arrested in Japan
HawkeyeDec. 04, 2014 - 08:21AM JST
My spelling mistake trying to use my not so smart phone to type and autofill
HawkeyeDec. 04, 2014 - 08:19AM JST
This is not art but cheap sensationalism. Making kayak shaped like her our vagina sounds like a desperate plea or shour for attention. How do we know if the kayak really looks like the real thing? Just another sleazy japanese wannabe porn star who can't find work and came up with a novel idea to make headlines and few yen.
HawkeyeNov. 30, 2014 - 10:59AM JST
Used to be that you needed a doctors note to be excused from school or work. I think that if the company questions if you are sick, then you should take a cab ride down to the office and cough on everyone and then go back home.
Posted in: How high a fever will you run before calling in sick?
HawkeyeNov. 30, 2014 - 10:57AM JST
Yes, very pretty but what a waste of electricity and natural resources. Power may be not so much because of the LED lighting but all the plastics which require oil to produce add up. If you count all the products in the world that require oil to manufacture, you would be shocked not to mention the pollution those industries create in the process. Man will destroy the environment and maybe that's why there is so much emphasis on exploration of Mars and to go outside of this world we live in rather than fix what we have to survive. Or maybe there's a giant object that the powers to be know about that is going to destroy the earth in the not so distant future and the rich and powerful want to secure a safe haven elsewhere.
Posted in: Illumillion night
HawkeyeNov. 29, 2014 - 11:30PM JST
PRNK is not far off the mark here. Most foreigners I know both business associates or just friends who live in countries without a large percentage of citizens and police that armed to the teeth, think Americans are seriously screwed up in the head and have some strange obsession with weapons like they are extensions of their phallus or similar. The solution to guns is not more guns, the solution to nuclear weapons is not more nukes, etc. Unfortunately, the standard operating procedure for most police In the USA is to draw you weapon first, shoot at the person's torso or head and don't stop shooting until your gun is empty. When I was younger, much younger, police pointed a gun at a suspect and engaged in dialogue in an attempt to defuse the situation, today this is not the case anymore and police are trained to shoot first and ask questions later which is probably because they make so much friggin money at retirement they care more about that than working a problem through less violently. Police also have an incredible amount of immunity to prosecution for overuse of force or just plain murder by cop scenarios. Today there are a lot of bad cops and psychologically unbalanced cops running around with military grade hardware and super macho egos.
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HawkeyeNov. 26, 2014 - 05:24AM JST
These allegations keep on coming every day. Even if Cosby paid off most of these women over a period of many years now, it seems strange that tmz or some other media rag would have sniffed this out earlier. He is playing the right cards by staying silent and letting his attorney respond but his career is ovet and he will only remembered for this scamdal and not much else. I have to admit he was/is rather smug and arrogant which dpes not help his image
Posted in: More Cosby shows canceled as women allege assault
HawkeyeNov. 22, 2014 - 02:51PM JST
Corporate coverup, political grandstanding as usual. How about arresting some executives who were steering the ship when the Takata research team knew about the problem and were silenced. Big business and politics are cozy bedfellows
Posted in: After 4 hours of questions, U.S. senators get no clear answers on air bag safety
HawkeyeNov. 22, 2014 - 02:42PM JST
Wow! But don't insurance companies make analysis' of their customers before paying out or is that how she was caught.
Posted in: 'Black widow' still on hunt as husband No. 4 died: reports
HawkeyeNov. 20, 2014 - 02:30PM JST
Beaujolais is not even table wine in France. They use it to sterilize wounds or to tart up a boeuf bourgion stew. I may have mis-spelled some of those moits francais naze nara boku wa Ima chotu yoppari desu.
Posted in: Fans brace for Beaujolais Nouveau
HawkeyeNov. 18, 2014 - 05:06PM JST
Of course i am joking that japanese sushi restaurants outside Japan are responsible for the demise of a delicacy like Bluefin tuna which is a shame but the real reason for so many animal and plant species becoming extinct is due to overpopulation plain and simple. It doesn't make any sense to try to pack ten pounds/kilos of poop in a five pound/kilo bag without expecting drastic consequences. The earth cannot sustain 7 billion wasteful and selfish people. Nature will rebound just like it will create deadly viruses to wipe out humanity. A 100, 000 years from now humans won't exist and the last two bluefin tuna will be like adam and eve and take over the oceans until they overpopulate it and another dominant species starts the chain reaction all over again.
Posted in: Pacific bluefin tuna edges toward extinction
HawkeyeNov. 18, 2014 - 04:37PM JST
So a week ago a man was attacked and killed by a bear only about 600 meters from where the couple was just attacked. If the bear that attacked and killed the man was not located and put down (killed), why would the police/animal control officers not put up warning signs, pass out flyers, go on the radio or tv and tell people to stay out of that area until the rogue bear was found. In Japan usually when this type of incident happens, the local hunters get together and hunt down the offending animal and kill it.
Posted in: Couple injured by bear in Gifu Prefecture
HawkeyeNov. 18, 2014 - 02:52PM JST
Zuckerburg should stay out of LinkedIn type ventures and not whore up the market as LinkedIn is already way too commercial from what it's original intentions were and we dont need a catfight making LinkedIn worse than what it already has become.
Posted in: Facebook at Work talk puts pressure on LinkedIn
HawkeyeNov. 18, 2014 - 02:46PM JST
Paul is rich enough and does not need producers feeding off of the fat trimmings and should tell them enough is enough and retire peacefully in the English countryside.
Posted in: Lackluster tribute to Paul McCartney
Dec. 18, 2014 - 07:23PM JST
Another creeper bites the dust! Way too many of them lately! Makes you wonder............
Posted in: Teacher arrested for intruding into woman's bedroom
Dec. 18, 2014 - 07:22PM JST
I told you my goals, clearly stating I do not want to change Japan.
Posted in: Abe vows to rewrite constitution, instill patriotism in schools
Dec. 18, 2014 - 07:21PM JST
Glen: I don't want to encourage blame games or conspiracy theories any further, because reading Shimazaki/Watanabes…
Dec. 18, 2014 - 07:20PM JST
Japan is not as safe as it used to be. And all these middle aged wack…
Posted in: Man arrested after entering elementary school with knife
Dec. 18, 2014 - 07:17PM JST
By chucking terms like mental illness at these murdering scum is to reduce what they did…
Posted in: Can identifying mental illness stop terror attacks?