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Sunday, February 14, 2010

Biden Cheney Sparring over shit

It makes NO SENSE whatsoever for Biden to be giving Cheney the time of day.

So, that means it's the usual agenda afoot.

Keep the talk of terrorists (real and imagined) in the forefront.

Quake, folks, QUAKE.


Cheney: SHUT THE FUCK UP.

We'd rather not be reminded that you exist, you failure as a human being.

Biden?

WTF???????

Be the best Vice President EVER.

And stop talking to THE BIG DICK .

It's demeaning and beneath you.

Firefighters as Spies

From where I'm sitting this is not a job but a PERSONAL VOCATION for these freaks.




They should all become probation officers and watch people piss for a living.

That houses burn around us and explode fifty feet away (Cherryl Marshall)SIDE BUSINESSES (they all have one or two or three or more) and folks die in fires aka meth labs should come as no surprise. They ain't got time for that in between drive bys, intimidations and spying.

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Firefighters as spies truly over the top
by Bob Barr
special to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Wednesday, December 12, 2007 at 9:00 AM


The image of the friendly firefighter helping rescue a wayward kitten from a tree might need updating. If the federal Department of Homeland Security has its way, firefighters across the country will be armed not only with firefighting equipment, but also issued training materials on how to recognize suspect behavior on the part of citizens and what to look for in peoples' homes that might be "suspicious." In other words, firefighters would become domestic spies. In fact, such training already has begun.

Secretary of Homeland Security Michael Chertoff, in a recent speech to the country's fire chiefs, reminded his audience that in the government's view, a fire or any natural disaster should be seen as no different from a terrorist act. The secretary noted that among the billions of taxpayer dollars that had been distributed to fire departments since the Sept. 11 attacks, were significant sums to develop "fusion centers" in the various states (including Georgia). These strangely named "fusion centers" (officially, "Counter Terrorism Information Centers") already include firefighters. Chertoff did not in his public remarks to the fire chiefs explicitly mention training firefighters to spot "suspicious" activity or items as among the training they do or should receive, but recent news stories are detailing the troubling manner in which the feds are doing just this.

As usual, New York City — training ground for public officials such as former mayor Rudy Giuliani and current mayor Michael Bloomberg who apparently consider surveillance the Holy Grail of modern government — is leading the way. Fire chiefs in the Big Apple, for example, already have been granted federal security clearances to further this "integration" of firefighters into the homeland security. According to published accounts of such training, firefighters are being trained to watch for "hostile" or "uncooperative" individuals, or those "expressing discontent" with our government. They are also trained to watch for and report on things that "seem out of place" in a home or business such as firearms and video recording equipment. Rooms with "little or no furniture" fall within the reportable suspicious activity.

This latest Homeland Security program smacks of the previously discredited "TIPS" (short for Terrorism Information and Prevention System) started shortly after Sept. 11. TIPS was designed to enlist a broad swath of workers in America — meter readers, postal workers, cleaning personnel and others — to report "suspicious" activity to the federal government. Under pressure from many in the Congress and the private sector, the TIPS program supposedly was ended some four years ago, but this latest firefighter spying program makes clear the government has not lost its appetite to continue the effort.

What makes the latest effort to bring firefighters within the ambit of government-sanctioned domestic spying especially insidious, is the fact that when a firefighter responds to an emergency or conducts a regulatory inspection, they do not require a warrant in order to enter a home or business and look around for "suspicious" items, people or behavior. This freedom greatly facilitates the power of the government to gather evidence on the citizenry.

With more than 1 million paid and volunteer firefighters active across America, and with those men and women responding to millions of calls and dispatches annually, one can perhaps readily understand why the feds are eager to enlist the firefighting profession in its spying. Some states, such as New York and Arizona (whose terrorism "fusion" center recently issued an alert concluding that the purchase of prepaid cell phone cards may be "suspicious"), are aggressively supportive of the effort. Others apparently prefer to remain quiet about the integration of firefighters into any cadre of domestic spies.

Philosophical and legal worries aside, some experts are concerned that not only will using firefighters in this manner make the public more hesitant to call on them for assistance, but that it may also dilute the ability of these critically important public servants to carry out their real mission, which is not spying but saving lives. For Georgia, with a fire death rate nearly 50 percent higher than the national average, such concerns are very relevant.

— Former congressman and U.S. Attorney Bob Barr practices law in Atlanta. Web site: www.bobbarr.org.




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Okay, tell me if this sounds mercenary. I'm leaving out names and identities for now, and even some words to protect those who frankly don't deserve protection but having never been a RAT (like some) I just don't feel good about spilling people's filthy sides of their lives onto the WWW...

However -- (you knew this was coming, right??) -- I'm willing to disclose same for a fee. In fact, I'm going to disclose some of this in a book which will definitely be for sale very soon but if you'd like to know if your name or some similar aspect that identifies your smarmy and illegal acts towards me and my family have been mentioned I'd be happy to negotiate a fee with you. For the record, save your pennies if I've known you longer than thirty years. Out of respect for you and your family I'll leave your names out. Out of respect for you and your family I have remained silent. Apparently this same respect was not inbred in you. That's a pity but you and yours are safe with me. The ones who took it upon themselves to do your bidding against an innocent family are wide open just like they've left MY family wide open. Herewith I refer to my extended family and network many of whom are currently suffering at your hands. Be on notice.

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In my living room watching;
but I am not laughing ....

..... risk something, take back what's yours
say something that you know they might attack you for
cause I'm sick of being treated like I have before ....
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Meanwhile, the leader just talks away
Stuttering and mumbling for nightly news to replay
And the rest of the world watching at the end of the day

In their living room laughing like,

"what did he say?"



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