Nerves : “Like many people I hate insecurity. Actually I suspect I hate insecurity more than most of you, and there’s a reason for that. During the worst times in my life, things were… insecure. I’ve said before that even in a revolution, even in turmoil, there is a lot of normality behind the chaos.” Thanks to Tom B for the link.
Major banks hit with biggest cyberattacks in history : “There’s a good chance your bank’s website was attacked over the past week.” Thanks to mtwoman for the link.
If U.S. Troops Fight WWIII, Who Fights The Coming American Civil War? : “U.S. troops available for deployment to fight a full-blown war is 1.4 million, with an additional 2.1 million, if all of NATO were to oblige. On the other hand, if the Chinese commanded its people to deliver up every able 18-year-old male to fight a full-blown war, 6.5 million would need a uniform. When all 18-year-old Chinese men are knocked off in first rounds of battle, another 6.5 million 19-year-old vengeful can step in, with another set of 17-year-old men coming of age at the rate of 500,000 per month.”
The Stylish Man’s Guide to Concealed Carry : “Concealed carry” exists for a number of reasons. When you’re doing it, you want to be living up to both parts of the phrase: you want to be carrying, and have access to, a firearm, and you want it to be discreetly hidden until such time as you need it.” Thanks to Burt R for the link.
Three Star General: Muslim Brotherhood Has Infiltrated Our Government : “U.S. Army Lieutenant General (Ret.) William Jerry Boykin claims that individuals with connections to the Muslim Brotherhood hold security clearances in both the Pentagon and the Department of Defense.” Thanks to Scott G for the link.
25 Things That Probably Caused the World’s Bacon Shortage : Thanks to Kim for the link. But then is there really a bacon shortage?
What To Expect If President Obama Wins The 2012 Election : “With nearly four years under President Barack Obama’s reign, America’s economic recovery is struggling to pick up speed and unemployment remains above an unhealthy 8%.”
“Why Are So Many Young Adults Living With Their Parents? : In the United States today, more young adults than ever are living with their parents. Right now, approximately 53 percent of all Americans in the 18 to 24-year-old age bracket are living at home.”