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Thomas HaynesJan. 22, 2013 - 03:27PM JST
In the US today, if you are a protestor, you are also a "low level terrorist". Do you like a particular independent candidate? Do you openly support this independent candidate? Congratulations! You are now considered a terrorist by the Pentagon! Certain sections of NDAA 2012 and 2013 are absolutely abhorrent.
Posted in: Obama launches 2nd term; firmly defends government
Thomas HaynesDec. 15, 2012 - 10:49AM JST
I feel that it is more of a mental healthcare problem than a gun problem. I'm not too sure as to what can be done to help; I'm not a doctor. But as a concerned citizen, I'd like to see the issue of mental health discussed more often, as it appears to be a recurring factor in these shootings.
Posted in: Connecticut school shooting revives gun debate
Thomas HaynesNov. 28, 2012 - 10:40PM JST
1) insulation; energy output from sun, orientation of the earth, and earth's orbit. 2) Greenhouse gasses; water vapor, carbon dioxide, methane, and a few other i can't remember. 3) Particulates and aerosols; volcanoes, asteroids, meteorites, and industrial pollution. the position of the continents plays into it was well. These are the factors that drive our planets temperatures. Thank you for your time
Posted in: Rich, poor nations spar at climate talks
Thomas HaynesNov. 27, 2012 - 10:07PM JST
I wonder how much of this "data" is peer reviewed.
Posted in: Clock is ticking fast, U.N. climate talks told
Thomas HaynesNov. 25, 2012 - 09:43AM JST
This guy is a pop artist at best, not a rapper.
Posted in: 'Gangnam Style' becomes YouTube's most watched video
Thomas HaynesNov. 24, 2012 - 06:55AM JST
Thus proving the muslim brotherhood is not there to help others, only to help themselves.
Posted in: Clashes erupt across Egypt over Morsi's new powers
Thomas HaynesNov. 23, 2012 - 09:12AM JST
Hamas has got to be the most delusional group of people on the face of the planet.
Posted in: Hamas cries victory; truce with Israel holds
Thomas HaynesNov. 20, 2012 - 08:46AM JST
Televised music award ceremonies are nothing but over hyped infomercials.
Posted in: Bieber sweeps American Music Awards with big wins
Thomas HaynesNov. 19, 2012 - 03:10AM JST
Quit over-serving customers, it's really that simple. If they come into your bar already drunk, deny them service. If they try to buy more booze at a store and are already drunk, deny them service.
Posted in: U.S. Marine arrested for trespassing in Okinawa
Thomas HaynesNov. 11, 2012 - 08:22AM JST
And two steps back for Palestinian hopes of becoming a UN recognized state.
Posted in: Israeli army kills 4 in Gaza
Thomas HaynesNov. 04, 2012 - 07:17PM JST
Several thousand sorties, several hundred thousand flight hours, and 6 fatalities since coming into service in 2007. That's pretty darn good for a new air-frame.
Posted in: Osprey out
Thomas HaynesNov. 04, 2012 - 11:39AM JST
I'm going to go out on a limb here and guess he won't be placed on a sex offender registry. Keeping with he topic of sex offenders, how does it feel to not know if you have one of these sickos living in your neighborhood?
Posted in: Police officer busted for allegedly molesting 15-yr-old girl
Thomas HaynesNov. 04, 2012 - 11:19AM JST
Quit over-serving people. Problem solved. You tend to make better choices when buzzed in comparison to when you're absolutely wasted. Taking advantage of an alcoholic isn't something to be proud of.
Posted in: Police probe claim U.S. serviceman punched 13-yr-old boy in Okinawan home
Thomas HaynesNov. 03, 2012 - 09:12AM JST
John C. Reilly definitely needs to produce the "Check it Out With Doctor Steve Brule" film. The budget would be so low, it would be impossible not to make a profit.
Posted in: Eyeing holidays, Disney plays with video games
Thomas HaynesNov. 02, 2012 - 01:24AM JST
I'm not feeling very optimistic about the future of Syria. Will the violence end after Assad and his regime are gone? Or will the three sects who are barely cooperating with each other begin vying for supremacy? Magic eight ball says "outlook not so good"
Posted in: Clinton calls for Syrian opposition shakeup to defeat Assad
Thomas HaynesOct. 31, 2012 - 06:17PM JST
Can't go to their teacher, can't go to their parents, probably won't help going to the cops either. Are we going to have to wait for a few mass-stabbings for this to be viewed as an important issue?
Posted in: Victim didn't declare bullying on questionnaire due to fear of tormentors
Thomas HaynesOct. 31, 2012 - 05:48PM JST
If you've never heard of this atrocity, here's a hilarious preview (NSFW!....obviously) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_FV-nuhlB5A
Posted in: 'Fifty Shades' aiming to seduce Japan
Thomas HaynesOct. 31, 2012 - 03:28AM JST
Northern State Hospital, Sedro-Woolley, Washington. Formerly a mental health facility, now an intensive inpatient drug-rehab facility. The moment I walked through the door (wasn't a patient), I got some seriously weird vibes.
Posted in: Top 10 spookiest destinations for Halloween
Thomas HaynesOct. 27, 2012 - 06:45PM JST
Issue tactical strobe flashlights. Blinds and disorients.
Posted in: McDonald's staff trained to throw tracking balls at armed robbers
Thomas HaynesOct. 23, 2012 - 02:55AM JST
A slap in the face to all tribes in North and South America. I love to high-five every person that wears the t-shirt that proclaims "Homeland Security Circa 1492". They certainly know about world history better than others.
Posted in: Pope names 7 new saints, including Native American
Mar. 11, 2014 - 01:04AM JST
Hmmm. Let's take a quick look:
His economic policy has been tried twice, and failed…
Posted in: Is Shinzo Abe doing a good job as prime minister of Japan?
Mar. 11, 2014 - 12:59AM JST
Whoat! I have been watching all morning news CNN, ABC, NBC, CBS, I have not heard…
Posted in: M6.9 earthquake strikes off California coast
Survey: 80% want to scrap nuclear power plants
Posted in: Children of Fukushima battle an invisible enemy
Mar. 11, 2014 - 12:58AM JST
so the corporate handouts didn't spur an economy that isn't fuelled on reality. I'm shocked, shocked......…
Posted in: Japan racks up record deficit; lowers growth estimate
Mar. 11, 2014 - 12:55AM JST
Funny how the North Korean leaders actually think this is a good thing...
Posted in: N Korea: Not a single vote cast against Kim Jong Un