New Obamacare Tax Form Mandates Americans Report Personal Health ID Info to IRS : “When Obamacare’s individual mandate takes effect in 2014, all Americans who file income tax returns must complete an additional IRS tax form. The new form will require disclosure of a taxpayer’s personal identifying health information in order to determine compliance with the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate.” Thanks to Kim for the link.
Woman Blocked From Voting Over ‘Bible’ T-Shirt : “A woman was blocked from early voting near Austin, Texas, last week after wearing a T-shirt that said “Vote the Bible.” A pro-family group called Texas Values said election workers told resident Kay Hill at the Taylor City Hall polling place in Williamson County her shirt was quote “offensive.” She was told to turn the shirt inside out, go home and change, or cover up the words “Vote the Bible.” Hill tried to disagree but was eventually forced to cover up her Bible message. Poll workers reportedly provided a jacket for her to wear over the shirt.” Thanks to Scott G for the link.
One month until they regulate the Internet : Folks it looks like the UN is at it again… Anyone think that I should put together and archive on CD of The Survivalist Blog.net for pack members ?:-) Thanks to CR for the link.
Feds Let Mexican Cartel Hit Men Kill in U.S., Senior Lawman Told Stratfor : “The U.S. government allowed Mexican drug cartel hit men working as “confidential informants” for Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to murder people inside the United States, an American federal law enforcement supervisor told the private intelligence firm Stratfor in e-mails released by WikiLeaks.” Folks the U.S. Government has been deeply involved in the drug trade for years, the war on drugs is a shame. Thanks to Scott G for the link.
Economy: Inflation Has Become A Way Of Life In America : “Stuff costs too much. Seriously. Every time I go to the grocery store these days, I am absolutely horrified by the prices. I try not to buy anything that is not on sale, but the problem is that I am discovering that the new sale prices are the old regular prices. So now paying what used to be “full price” is supposedly a good deal.”
5 Key Reasons Why Silver Prices Will Continue To Perform In 2013 : “If asked to name the top performing commodity of the past decade, not many would answer silver because of its notorious volatility. Yet, silver prices have delivered the best gains since 2002.”
Gun Sales Surge Ahead Of Presidential Election : “We’ve got an insatiable demand for weaponry, with more guns being purchased last year in America than there are active duty military members in the world’s fourteen largest militaries.”
M.D. adds: I think Obama will win the upcoming presidential election and that during his next term as dictator… I mean president, we will see the Clinton “Assault Weapon” ban reenacted, with more and stricter revisions added to the law.
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Looters brag on Twitter : “Several brazen thugs have robbed their neighbors and their local shops of everything from basic food stuffs to expensive electronics and they are taking to Twitter to broadcast their spoils.” Thanks to Jean for the link.
80,000 Pounds Of Walnuts Stolen In California : “As the Northeast hunkered down in preparation for Hurricane Sandy, authorities on the West Coast were embroiled in a seriously nutty mystery: the disappearance of 80,000 pounds of walnuts, stolen in two installments, from Northern California.” Thanks to Gwen C for the link.
No prank: On Halloween, US military forces train for zombie apocalypse : “The scenario is part of a counterterrorism summit held this week. A zombie invasion would have characteristics similar to other catastrophic events and would be ‘a federal incident,’ a summit organizer says.” Thanks to Erica L for the link.
Tempers Flare as Food Runs Short in Hoboken, N.J. : “National Guard troops delivered food and water to residents in this heavily flooded city across from Manhattan on Wednesday as officials sent out a plea for more supplies, including boats and generators.” Thanks to Gwen C for the link.
Are we really a communist nation? “Karl Marx in creating the Communist Manifesto designed these planks AS A TEST to determine whether a society has become communist or not. If they are all in effect and in force, then the people ARE practicing communists.” Thanks to Kim for the link.
The Virtual Economic Recovery : “Since mid-2009 the US has been enjoying a virtual recovery courtesy of a rigged inflation measure that understates inflation. The financial Presstitutes spoon out the government’s propaganda that prices are rising less than 2%. But anyone who purchases food, fuel, medical care or anything else knows that low inflation is no more real that Saddam Hussein’s weapons of mass destruction or Gadhafi’s alleged attacks on Libyan protesters or Iran’s nuclear weapons. Everything is a lie to serve the power-brokers.” Thanks to Kim for the link.
U.S. Economy Adds 171,000 Jobs : See above link and article.