→ GOP Convention Surveillance Includes ‘Behavior Recognition’ Software : “Police in Tampa, Fla., reportedly will use behavior recognition software as part of their video surveillance of the Republican National Convention and the surrounding area on Aug. 27-30.”
→ White House Sets Ground Rules for Local Interviews : “The White House is doing something with its local TV interviews that it could not easily get away with in encounters with the White House press corps, which President Obama has been studiously ignoring: choosing the topic about which President Obama and the reporter will talk.”
→ NKorea completes key step in reactor construction : “A new satellite image shows North Korea has completed a key step in the construction of a light-water reactor at its main nuclear complex.”
→ U.N. Calls on Nations to Adopt Drought Policies : “The world urgently need to adopt drought-management policies as farmers from Africa to India struggle with lack of rainfall and the United States endures the worst drought it has experienced in decades, top officials with the U.N. weather agency said Tuesday.”
Thanks to Gwen C for the above links.
→ California: The Road Warrior Is Here : “George Miller’s 1981 post-apocalyptic film The Road Warrior envisioned an impoverished world of the future. Tribal groups fought over what remained of a destroyed Western world of law, technology, and mass production. Survival went to the fittest — or at least those who could best scrounge together the artifacts of a long gone society somewhat resembling the present West.” Thanks to Tom B for the link.
→ ‘Zero Inflation’ In The United States = Hyperinflation Warning? : “Thus the serial lies coming from the U.S. government’s statisticians have not become rapidly more ridiculous simply because these Liars are bored – and looking to generate a few, cheap laughs. Rather, the propaganda becomes more and more absurd because it is rapidly becoming harder to stretch these statistical lies so that they report anything other than “U.S. economic collapse.”
→ It’s “Worth Nuclear War” To Save The U.S. Dollar : “Most Americans are still blind or desensitized to reports of various government agencies procuring, in total, 1.4 billion rounds of ammunition; new Army manuals for “Civil Disturbance Operations” (in direct violation of Posse Comitatus); and acquisitions of ‘sound cannons’, full-body armor and laser equipment design to identify and classify human beings “from 164 feet away.”
→ 40 Reasons That Show Barack Obama And Mitt Romney Are Essentially The Same Candidate : “What a depressing choice the American people are being presented with this year. We are at a point in our history where we desperately need a change of direction in the White House, and we are guaranteed that we are not going to get it. The Democrats are running the worst president in American history, and the Republicans are running a guy who is almost a carbon copy of him.”
→ Netanyahu ‘determined to attack Iran’ before US elections, claims Israel’s Channel 10 : “Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu “is determined to attack Iran before the US elections,” Israel’s Channel 10 News claimed on Monday night, and Israel is now “closer than ever” to a strike designed to thwart Iran’s nuclear drive.” Thanks to Janet W for the link.
→ Exclusive PJTV Videos Show How One Texas County Fakes Crime Stats to Make Border Look Safe
Thanks to Scott G for the video heads up.