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Another Fraud Rick Simpson Cannabis Fake Cure Story

If you hang around the internet long enough, you’ll come across a heartfelt story about how cannabis oil has saved some poor schmuck’s kid or dad or wife from cancer. Sure, the testimonials are poorly written and a bit rough around the edges, but that

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Be on the Lookout for… Covert Bowling Spam?

Oh, yes. Covert bowling spam. It’s out there. We get many requests every week to promote some product or another, with promises of cash or gifts attached. We don’t take the bait; it only rewards the desperate hucksters who would turn the Internet into some

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No Labels Fake Grassroots Website only Visited by Spambots

It’s been more than year since the 501c3 corporation No Labels launched its “ConnectUs” pages for all 50 states on which all the grassroots “centrist” Americans who want to cut taxes for corporations and cut social security for people could engage in grassroots organizing on

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How to Spot a RoboMailer, Lesson #412

Reading automated e-mail blasts can be so much fun. Today Irregular Times receives this missive from “Whitney Reed”: Hello ___, Do you accept guest posts for your site http://thatsmycongress.com/index.php/2009/10/30/christianity-but-not-confucius-for-theocracy-caucus-in-congress/? If so, I would be very interested in submitting an article for publish. I own a

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The Pathetic End of EndTorture.net

For Torture Awareness Month, and for the rest of the year, I ask you to rededicate yourself to the ideals of liberty and justice that this nation was founded upon, and to work against those politicians who are selling those ideals in exchange for momentary political advantage.

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Soft Tyranny: Anything That Drives Republicans Crazy

If we’re going to bother as citizens to oppose acts of tyranny in the Obama Administration, let’s focus on acts of hard tyranny such as these, rather than the supposed soft tyranny of using government funds to promote the general welfare, as the Constitution suggests. Soft tyranny, after all, appears not to really be tyranny at all, but mere inconvenience for an elite few.

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?