Friday, January 31, 2014

let's just redesign the whole creation…

GM crops containing fish oil nutrients could be grown in UK within months

Miranda Prynne
The Telegraph
24 January 2014

"The researchers hope to produce the world’s first sustainable plant source of omega-3 fatty acids, normally found in oily fish, by “cutting and pasting” genes taken from marine algae.'t"


…facetiously speaking.

the Grammys and the collapsing culture

Grammy Awards Reveal Collapsing Culture and the Christian Mission in a Pre-Christian Nation

Deacon Keith Fournier
Catholic On-line
29 January 2014

"What is happening in our Nation involves competing definitions of human freedom, human flourishing and human progress. It is the promotion of faithful, monogamous marriage, family, authentic human freedom, the dignity of every human person - and the insistence that there are objective truths that can be known and unalienable rights endowed on all men and women - which have guided true progress in human history."


don't eat the fish

SURPRISE: You're Eating Fukushima Radiation and Bloody, Cancerous Tumors in Fish Contaminated By Radiation

Turner Radio Network
28 January 2014

"The government and the nuclear power industry claim we have nothing to worry about.  When you see the photos below, you may want decide for yourself if they're telling the truth."


Hat tip: Steve Quayle

This is a new article about the old story, but if you have not been reading any of it, the photos will at least get readers up to speed…

women and obscenity

Feminist Laura Levites To Cathy McMorris Rodgers: "I Want To Rip Out Your Uterus And Eat It"

Janna Brock
Freedom Outpost
29 January 2014

"The state of The union is pathetic, and the state of the American culture is worse. Feminists have taken to obscenities that would never be publicly expressed a generation ago, much less said in private. But Satan is in full attack mode, and wicked feminists are seeing blood."


not pointing fingers but…

Sen. Mark Udall’s son arrested for heroin possession

Greg Campbell
The Daily Caller
31 January 2014

"Colorado Democratic Sen. Mark Udall’s 26-year-old son Jed was arrested for heroin possession and breaking into cars in Eldorado Springs Wednesday."


…this is becoming a national problem for our sons and daughters.

Vermont's opiate crisis
Florida: "epidemic"
A tainted batch in Pennsylvania: 17 deaths
New Jersey: on the rise
New Hampshire: "alarming rate"
Arizona: "drug of choice for young people"
Ohio: "falling out of the sky" (March 2012)
And of course, California: "…at such a young age"

I'm stopping right there as I believe the point is made…all but one of those links is current.

Kate Boccia's work in Atlanta continues at HOPE A Parent's Initiative

roadside TSA

Roadside violation: Drivers, passengers say police searched inside underpants

Jodie Fleischer
30 January 2014

"Fleischer's research found at least half a dozen reports of similar actions by officers in various metro area departments. The drivers and passengers were reluctant to speak publicly because they were embarrassed.."


what happened in Atlanta (reprise)

The Day We Lost Atlanta

Rebecca Burns
29 January 2014

"What happened in Atlanta this week is not a matter of Southerners blindsided by unpredictable weather. More than any event I’ve witnessed in two decades of living in and writing about this city, this snowstorm underscores the horrible history of suburban sprawl in the United States and the bad political decisions that drive it. It tells us something not just about what’s wrong with one city in America today but what can happen when disaster strikes many places across the country. As with famines in foreign lands, it’s important to understand: It’s not an act of nature or God—this fiasco is manmade from start to finish. But to truly get what’s wrong with Atlanta today, you have to look at these four factors, decades in the making."


and the bacchae writhed

‘America's First Dictator…'

Erica Ritz
The Blaze
29 January 2014

"Beck said he believes every American should document that “this was the State of the Union where our president declared he would become America’s first dictator…"

But Beck said that perhaps more “chilling” than the president’s repeated assertions that he will go around Congress, was that half of the U.S. Congress was actually standing up and cheering."