Well here we go again. The FBI and DHS are once again warning that the right-wing sovereign citizen extremist movement is a bigger domestic threat to the U.S. than ISIS/ISIL and al Qaeda. How long will it be before the usual suspects start claiming this is nothing more than a smoke screen to distract from President Obama’s “dismal” failure to destroy these radical Islamist groups? Hell, it shouldn’t be long before the Religious right starts screaming PERSECUTION 11ty because you know, these people are just God fearing, white patriots out to defend their Country from the stealth Muslim-socialist-communist dictator hell bent on destroying an America he doesn’t love.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court says same-sex marriage can go ahead in Idaho.
H/T To Teleskiguy for the Twitter link.
Interview by Vice @VICE
Don’t let the cheesy writing style and Brit humor of the Registers reporters put you off. There is some very serious engineering and code writing involved in this project. It will be interesting to see the results.
It’s called the FBI’s Next Generation Identification system, and the agency said it became fully operational Monday. The government expects the system’s database to house 51 million photographs by next year — and keep growing.
Adding a whole new meaning to Big Brother is watching you.
The web site Photogrammar of course has pictures from all over the U.S. and covers a date range from 1935 to 1945. Some very interesting pictures.
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has scheduled two hours of arguments Monday on whether such bans should be struck down in Idaho and Nevada.
There is also a link provided so you can watch the oral arguments live at 2:00 P.M. MST
Here’s something for your viewing pleasure.
This one is located in Laikipia County, Central Kenya. So far this morning I have seen a giraffe (not the Floral type) some Hippos and some other animals. Should be an interesting morning of wildlife viewing.
Couple of live web cams for Oahu. H/T to explore.org
Sunrise isn’t for a couple more hours so there isn’t much to see. But should get interesting after daybreak.
Well I guess it had to eventually happen here.
This got a laugh out of me.
They’re starting with a “Vision Center” — the current museum, housed in a small West Boise building next to a store that sells Magic the Gathering and other gaming supplies.