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Americans Elect Voting System Still Broken with

Americans Elect is a corporation that wants to run its very own national online vote to nominate a president in less than five months. Is the Americans Elect online voting system ready to perform as any voting system must? Is it secure? Is it safe? Is it verifiable? Does the voting technology actually register votes?

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Pale Horse Sickles Built Christian Fantasy of Serial Killing

Hutaree member and murder conspirator Kris Sickles wrote a summary of Dement Incarnate describing it as “a film about a lonely serial killer who enjoys the freedom of killing. His sadistic lust has no end and these unsuspecting townspeople will soon find out!” It’s a cinematic meditation on what could lead a person to become a serial killer. [...]

Penn Jillette Slapped with Language Advisory in Video Questioning God. Why?

A 2008 video podcast by Penn Jillette has been slapped with a “L” Language advisory when it appears on YouTube:

But I can’t for the life of me figure out why. This is what he said:

You know this atheism/agnosticism question has been continuing. I’ve got this buddy here in Vegas, Gail, and she’s [...]

NSA Explains Program to Spy on Americans Without a Warrant (Video)

In the wake of revelations that the National Security Agency under Barack Obama has engaged in widespread surveillance of Americans and their communications right here at home, all without a warrant, an NSA spokesperson has issued a statement overnight in an attempt at explanation:

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Transcripts: Rick Warren and the Religious Test against Atheists

Evangelical Christian Pastor Rick Warren has consistently agitated against equal rights for gay and lesbian Americans. The mainstream news media has reported this.

Rick Warren has repeatedly referred to actions that prevent the implantation of fertilized eggs as a “Holocaust,” equating the hundreds of millions of women who have had abortions, who have IUDs and [...]

God Invites You to make Pascal’s Wager (Video): Call it Plumbun!

Greetings! God, Grand Ruler of the Universe and judge of All, the master of your fate and the fate of your little dog too, yes God greets you through me. It is God who called your soul to this website today. It is God who called on your spirit to read these very words. God [...]

God Invites You to make Pascal's Wager (Video): Call it Plumbun!

Greetings! God, Grand Ruler of the Universe and judge of All, the master of your fate and the fate of your little dog too, yes God greets you through me. It is God who called your soul to this website today. It is God who called on your spirit to read these very words. God [...]

Video: November 3 GOP Rally in Columbus, Ohio is a Bust

This is footage taken exactly at 11:45 AM on the morning of November 3, 2008 at the Franklin County GOP Headquarters on 240 N. 5th St in Columbus, Ohio. That’s the moment when a “Rally With Special Guest Governor Mitt Romney” was to have begun.

Invitations to the rally were sent out to people [...]

Video of Waning Fascination: Barack Obama Rally Line, 10/10/08 in Columbus Ohio

When Barack Obama came to speak at a rally in Columbus, Ohio on a cold February 2008 morning, he was just a primary candidate, and yet people camped overnight to get a place in line to see him. By 8 AM, hours before he spoke, there were hundreds lined up outside in bitter, windy, subfreezing [...]

Hatchet Job on Sarah Palin and Thomas Muthee Forthcoming?

We were contacted today by the agent for prominent co-authors (I won’t name them out of courtesy) who are collaborating on an article regarding the connection between Sarah Palin and Thomas Muthee. You may recall that Sarah Palin, the vice presidential candidate, sat in the audience three years ago as Thomas Muthee preached before her [...]

When Barack Obama Lost My Vote (And How to Get it Back)

When Barack Obama came to Columbus on February 27, 2008 and I heard him promise to preserve, protect and defend the U.S. Constitution, he won my vote in the Ohio Primary.

On June 20, 2008, Barack Obama declared his support for H.R. 6304, a bill that enables warrantless wiretapping of American citizens. Barack Obama [...]