“M.D., hope you are well. Not sure if you have alerted the pack to this yet, but I saw the movie today “2016 Obama’s America“. It is in limited release since it is not favorable toward TDL. Theater has been packed all weekend. In fact I went Friday night originally and it was sold out! I highly recommend it for all Pack members. Apparently it will only be in theaters for a few days.” d2 prep.
11-Mile Stretch of Mississippi River Closed : “The Mississippi River from Illinois to Louisiana has seen water levels plummet due to drought conditions in the past three months. Near Memphis, the river level was more than 12 feet lower than normal for this time of year.” Thanks to Gwen C for the link.
US taxpayers bail out California homeowners, as banks fail to pay their share : “I think taxpayers would be furious at the idea that everybody gets completely off the hook for this,” Green said. “There are people that say, look, I’ve been a renter all these years, I’ve been paying my mortgage all these years, why am I bailing out these people who made a bad decision? I think the politics of it are very combustible.” Thanks to Gwen C for the link.
It’s all fun and games until the feds come and take you away. Statement from attorneys on Brandon Raub detention : “In coming to Raub’s defense, Rutherford Institute attorneys are challenging Raub’s arrest and forcible detention, as well as the government’s overt Facebook surveillance and violation of Raub’s First Amendment rights.” Thanks to tommy 2r’s for the link.
Your health – Turmeric Health Benefits: “The therapeutic advantages of turmeric and curcumin are almost too numerous to list. An overview published in Advanced Experimental Medical Biology in 2007 states that, “Curcumin has been shown to exhibit antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antiviral, antibacterial, antifungal, and anticancer activities and thus has a potential against various malignant diseases, diabetes, allergies, arthritis, Alzheimer’s disease and other chronic illnesses.” M.D. adds: I take this brand.
Unstoppable economic collapse is imminent : Glenn Beck
Make Shingles from Aluminum Beverage Cans : “If you need a sturdy yet inexpensive shingle set for a garden shed or chicken coop consider stamping standard aluminum cans into simple shingles.” Also from Lifehacker.com Build a Tumbling Composter.
Destroy the Enemy in Hand-to-Hand Combat (An Authentic Field Manual of the Red Army : 1941 Soviet infantry manual in English.
Local Sikh leaders, Jackson call for ban on assault weapons : “The shooter used a 9mm semi-automatic handgun and not an “assault rifle”. Still, Chicago-area Sikhs have agreed to Jackson’s request to march in support of a return to a ban on assault weapons.”