→ The Crunch – It’s Going to Happen In The Next Administration; Regardless Of Who Wins This Election : “According to free market proponent Peter Schiff, it doesn’t matter who wins, because the crunch is coming – and it’s going to become apparent during the next President’s administration.”
→ Eyes in the skies: Video cameras on police UAVs : “Montgomery County (Texas) Sheriff’s Office hasn’t ruled out mounting some less lethal options — “tear gas canisters and rubber bullets” — on that law enforcement agency’s newly-purchased $300,000 unmanned aircraft.” Thanks to Scott G for the link.
→ Citizen shoots trailer park gunman, saves Texas officer : “An officer under fire in a tense trailer park standoff was saved when an armed Good Samaritan grabbed his pistol to help take out the suspect.” Thanks to Scott G for the link.
→ We Don’t Need No Stinking Warrant: The Disturbing, Unchecked Rise of the Administrative Subpoena : There is little, if any, oversight of this tactic that’s increasingly used in the war on drugs, the war on terror and, seemingly, the war on Americans’ constitutional rights to be free from unreasonable government trespass into their lives. Thanks to Scott G for the link.
→ Obama gives himself control of all communication systems in America : “US President Barack Obama quietly signed his name to an Executive Order on Friday, allowing the White House to control all private communications in the country in the name of national security.” Thanks to Petnumber1 for the link.
Pentagon Tells Ex-SEAL He Could Face Legal Action Over Osama Bin Laden Raid Book, ‘No Easy Day’ : The Pentagon has determined the former Navy SEAL who has authored a book about his role in the Osama bin Laden raid is in “material breach” of non-disclosure agreements and warned him it is considering legal action against him as a result.