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Superstorm hits Australia's east coast with 4000 lightning strikes in one hour in Brisbane

Superstorm hits Australia's east coast with 4000 lightning strikes in one hour in Brisbane | Upsetment | Scoop.it
A DAMAGING storm has turned "day into night'' in Brisbane, as lightning and winds brought down powerlines and left more than 6000 homes and businesses without electricity.

 

 

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Important television - ‘The Dust Bowl,’ by Ken Burns, on PBS

Important television - ‘The Dust Bowl,’ by Ken Burns, on PBS | Upsetment | Scoop.it
Ken Burns lays out an ecological disaster story in his documentary “The Dust Bowl,” being shown in two parts on PBS.

 

This is why PBS matters, because it brings important topics and films like this into our homes.

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Pig Genome Project May Pave The Way For Better Bacon : NPR

Pig Genome Project May Pave The Way For Better Bacon : NPR | Upsetment | Scoop.it
Scientists have sequenced all of the DNA in the cells of a female pig. While this information will likely be used to create happier pigs that get sick less often, it could be used to create tastier pork products.
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The Petraeus Legacy: A Paramilitary CIA? One of my great concerns

The Petraeus Legacy: A Paramilitary CIA? One of my great concerns | Upsetment | Scoop.it
'The scandal opens a window onto a different and more consequential relationship - that between the CIA and the military's Joint Special Operations Command.' Jeremy Scahill, The Nation...
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Georgia GOPers hold meeting over Obama mind-control conspiracy

Georgia GOPers hold meeting over Obama mind-control conspiracy | Upsetment | Scoop.it
In connection with an alleged UN plot to forcibly move everyone to the cities VIDEO...

 

Had lunch with somebody who believes this stuff. What a whack.

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Bobby Jindal: Romney ‘Dividing American Voters’ With ‘Absolutely Wrong’ Comments

Bobby Jindal: Romney ‘Dividing American Voters’ With ‘Absolutely Wrong’ Comments | Upsetment | Scoop.it
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal (R-LA) strongly condemned Mitt Romney Wednesday night for remarks by the former Republican nominee blaming President Obama’s re-election on “big gifts” he delivered to minorities and women.
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Chasing Ice OFFICIAL TRAILER

The OFFICIAL TRAILER for 2012 Sundance Award-Winning film "Chasing Ice," opening in theaters starting November 2012. In the spring of 2005, National Geograph

 

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Lost to History: Missing War Records Complicate Benefit Claims by Iraq, Afghanistan Veterans

Lost to History: Missing War Records Complicate Benefit Claims by Iraq, Afghanistan Veterans | Upsetment | Scoop.it
Field records from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, needed to document combat injuries, disability claims and the simple history of both wars, were never kept, were destroyed or simply cannot be found, a ProPublica-Seattle Times investigation has...

 

I will say it again - The military-industrial-espionage complex is antithetical to the best interests of the American people.

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Records keeping and Wars

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War records

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Bernie Sanders Slams the GOP Plan to Reduce the Deficit by Cutting Veterans Benefits

Bernie Sanders Slams the GOP Plan to Reduce the Deficit by Cutting Veterans Benefits | Upsetment | Scoop.it
In a conference call with reporters today, Sen. Bernie Sanders alerted the American people to the Republican (with some Democrat support) plan to reduce the deficit by cutting veterans benefits.

 

Sen, Sanders told reporters, “We do not honor our disabled veterans by cutting their benefits. In my view in this country means anything it means we keep the promises we make to the people who put their lives on the line to defend us.”

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"Blind" -- Enjoy Ken Weene's flash fiction about a small town on Cereal Authors. 

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Ex-Gay Counsellor Arrested For Alleged Molestation Of Two Men

Ex-Gay Counsellor Arrested For Alleged Molestation Of Two Men | Upsetment | Scoop.it

An ordained counselor dedicated to 'freeing' people from homosexuality has been arrested on charges of molesting two young men over a period of two years.

 

Let us pray for the self-righteous.

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Time to terminate ‘the warfare state’ - It surely is

The election results should encourage Obama and Congress to address wasteful defense spending.

 

We have for years been maintaining a monster in our midst. Why? It is past time to stop the war-footing of our country.

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Donald Trump loses it, calls for “revolution”

Donald Trump loses it, calls for “revolution” | Upsetment | Scoop.it
The Donald has purged his account of its most unhinged tweets, but not before we were able to make a screen grab...

 

At least his hair looks less fake in this picture, but I know a few birds who could make better use of it than this birdbrain. Can we boycott his shows?

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Just when you yeast expect it! | A Word with You Press

Just when you yeast expect it! | A Word with You Press | Upsetment | Scoop.it

Another example of why I love Sal Buttaci's flash fiction.

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Photographs - a short story by Dianna Graveman

Photographs -  a short story by Dianna Graveman | Upsetment | Scoop.it

A deligthful short story

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No More Twinkies? Is the world ending?

No More Twinkies? Is the world ending? | Upsetment | Scoop.it
Already in bankruptcy protection, the company has also been dealing with a nationwide strike. It says it can't go on. So 18,500 jobs are being eliminated. And some iconic taste treats may soon be scarce.

 

Not to worry, you already have a lifetime of Twinkies in your stomach; they last forever.

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McCain Skipped A Briefing On Benghazi To Hold A Press Conference

McCain Skipped A Briefing On Benghazi To Hold A Press Conference | Upsetment | Scoop.it
Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) is demanding a special select committee to investigate the events leading up to the deaths of four Americans in Benghazi, Libya and has held around-the-clock television appearances pressing for a complete review of the...

 

Would McCain play politics with national security? I think he would.

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Gaza rocket fire kills Israelis - God or Allah - Surely the Almighty weeps

Gaza rocket fire kills Israelis - God or Allah - Surely the Almighty weeps | Upsetment | Scoop.it
Three Israelis are killed by rocket fire from Gaza, where 15 Palestinians have died in Israeli air strikes amid escalating cross-border violence.
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Abortion 'would have saved wife' - the baby died, too

Abortion 'would have saved wife' - the baby died, too | Upsetment | Scoop.it
The husband of a pregnant woman who died in an Irish hospital says he has no doubt she would be alive if she had been allowed an abortion.

 

There is a madness about abortion that is fed by the Catholic Church and many evangelicals. Here's an example of why we have to think about the real "right to life,"

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Petraeus investigation ensnares commander of U.S., NATO troops in Afghanistan

Petraeus investigation ensnares commander of  U.S., NATO troops in Afghanistan | Upsetment | Scoop.it
FBI finds up to 30,000 pages of  “potentially inappropriate” e-mails between Gen. John R. Allen and Jill Kelley, the 37-year-old Tampa woman allegedly threatened by Petraeus’s mistress.

 

Who the hell wrote this script. Nobody would ever believe this. Wait, it's really happening? OMG.

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Flame Towers | 15 Buildings That Don’t Look Like Buildings | TIME.com

Flame Towers   | 15 Buildings That Don’t Look Like Buildings | TIME.com | Upsetment | Scoop.it

I love the playfulness of some architects. Here the Flame Towers in Baku, Azerbaijani.

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Texas GOP official: “Maggots” re-elected Obama

Texas GOP official: “Maggots” re-elected Obama | Upsetment | Scoop.it
"Why should Vermont and Texas live under the same government?
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Romney Campaign Cancels Aides' Credit Cards ON Election Night

Romney Campaign Cancels Aides' Credit Cards ON Election Night | Upsetment | Scoop.it
Mitt Romney delayed conceding the 2012 election to President Barack Obama, even with the writing on the wall.

 

His campaign cancelled the aides' credit cards leaving them stranded once again showing the lack of caring that so marked this farce of a campaign.

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A Glendale Mom Was Falsely Imprisoned; Now the State Wants to Cancel Her U.S. Birth Certificate

A Glendale Mom Was Falsely Imprisoned; Now the State Wants to Cancel Her U.S. Birth Certificate | Upsetment | Scoop.it
The eagerness of the state of Arizona to drive all brown people — legal or illegal — from its territory leads to some really backward moves on behalf of officials, high and low.

 

I know the election is over, but we have to keep the stupidity and prejudice of the GOP in the public consciousness until such travesties are stopped.

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First Conservation Assessment of All American Birds Shows More Than a Third Need Help

First Conservation Assessment of All American Birds Shows More Than a Third Need Help | Upsetment | Scoop.it
A new study on the conservation status of American birds completed by American Bird Conservancy is the first ever published to include the full range of bird diversity in all 50 U.S. states and dependent territories.
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