Greenwald: [I]t is almost certainly the case that an Obama-led attack on Iran would generate far more public support than a Romney-led attack, because most Democrats will almost certainly cheer for the former while pretending to be horrified by the latter, will while Republicans would support both (that’s the dynamic that made the very same [Read More...]

Our Awesome God King

Counterpunch asks: “During his election campaign in 2008, Barack Obama promised to close the prison at Guantánamo, repeal the Patriot Act of 2001 that authorised new domestic surveillance, and protect military and intelligence whistleblowers against government reprisals. It was a pledge to rein in much of the security state apparatus that had been expanded after [Read More...]


The American Revolution was fought over stuff like taxes on tea and quartering of troops in your house. Now we are such a nation of cattle that our Rulers can seriously propose invasive stuff like this and large portions of the population bow and scrape and thank Big Brother for keeping them safe: In 2008, [Read More...]

The People’s Democratic National Security State of Heaven

We *will* create a secular paradise of safety if we have to turn every last citizen into cattle to do it! A school district in Texas came under fire earlier this year when it announced that it would require students to wear microchip-embedded ID cards at all times. Now, students who refuse to be monitored [Read More...]

Fascism for the Irony-Impaired American

New cameras to watch the cameras that are watching you. I am not making that up. Feel safe, or you may be an Enemy of the State. [Read more...]

Journalists! Your Moral and Intellectual Superiors!

The God King appeals the recent decision of a court, striking down his claim to be able to indefinitely jail anybody on planet earth, citizen or not, on his divine word alone, without evidence, trial, judge, jury, verdict or sentence. The press maintains a reverential silence since Obama’s studied and persistent attempt to repeal Magna [Read More...]

A $16 trillion deficit…

…is not nearly enough to stop Caesar from erecting a vast police state face recognition system to keep an eye on you. Because it’s our Ruling Class vs. the rest of us. Why not spend your money so they can keep you under their thumb? It’s no skin off their noses. We’re reaching the point [Read More...]


Under Barack Obama, we finally have a nation where people of all colors, genders, sexual orientations, and creeds can be imprisoned for life without trial. Note to Obama Supporters: SUCKERS!  You still buying that whole “I’m voting for the One because I fear the Bush/Cheney Police State” thing?  And you pride yourself on being smarter than [Read More...]

Today’s Science Creepiness

This is the sort of thing that makes me want to move to a third world country and get off the grid completely. The welding of the commerce state and the police state into an unblinkking Lidless Eye of commercialism and all-seeing tyranny seems to be proceeding apace–and offering terrific deals on smartphones to keep [Read More...]

Well, that’s one way of getting rid of all those expensive old people

Feel safe, or you may be an enemy of the state. First it was the Department of Homeland Security, then it was the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and now the Social Security Administration is set to purchase 174,000 rounds of hollow point bullets that will be delivered to 41 locations across the country. Nothing [Read More...]