Anyone here live in Pittsburgh? I'm going to start working there for 3 or 4 months and would like to know if the area around University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center is safe to walk around in. Also we could meet up for mini-swarm beers.
New CIA director John Brennan was sworn into office Friday on the original draft of the Constitution - as in, the one drafted in 1787, four years before it included the Bill of Rights.
Just think how much more damage he could have done if he had had a gun.
"Steve Seagal is an actor. That's it. Why don't we also have Clint Eastwood and Chuck Norris and Bruce Willis come out and train them too while we're at it," Campbell said.
Welcome the new Plague.
Live by the snipe; die by the snipe.
The Black Hornet Nano Unmanned Air Vehicle is the size of a child's toy, measuring just 10cm (4 ins) by 2.5cm (1 inch), and is equipped with a tiny camera to relay reliable full motion video and still images back to the devices' handlers in the battlefield.
Your tax dollars at work (by remote control).
A classic failure of responsible breast ownership. We need tighter controls on these deadly weapons.
Loki is gonna be pissed.
When war between Israel and Iran seemed imminent, Israeli graphic designer Ronny Edry shared a poster on Facebook of himself and his daughter with a bold message: "Iranians ... we [heart] you." Other Israelis quickly created their own posters with the same message -- and Iranians responded in kind.
This might be classed as Loki bait, but a sensible argument never the less.
All your pro-statism, anti-rights, morally sanctimonious hand wringing attempts to leverage the murder of children for the political agenda of those who want you under their control ... all in one spot.
No one wants to send a 13-year old genius who loves Harry Potter and his snuggle animal collection to jail. But our society, with its stigma on mental illness and its broken healthcare system, does not provide us with other options. Then another tortured soul shoots up a fast food restaurant. A mall. A kindergarten classroom.
The weapons: Paisley tie and pruning shears.
Black guys in power. GRRRRR!!!
How f'n crazy would that be?
The United States has no national interest in taking sides in any of this lethal meep-for-tat. And yet, to its own disadvantage and discredit, it does take sides.
Torturing Detainees 'Part of Human Nature,' Court Insists
The zombie dogpocalypse has begun.
Entire cities full of players and NPCs suddenly die of hax.
Military women are 20 percent to 40 percent more likely to get the disease than other women in the same age groups, and officials say they're not sure why dozens of men who lived and worked at Camp Lejeune, N.C., have developed the disease.
The CIA's Predator drones are bringing to Pakistan the same horror that Hitler's doodlebugs inflicted on London
Archbishop Desmond Tutu refused to attend a conference last week for a very good reason - he did not want to be publicly associated with a war criminal.
History of and links to vintage true crime murder pamphlets
Prosecutors said the group called itself F.E.A.R., short for Forever Enduring Always Ready. Pauley said authorities don't know how many members it had.
As Ecuador has told Britain, an assault on an embassy is technically an act of war, as embassies are viewed legally as the territory of the home country they represent.
Marikana was one of the bloodiest incidents since apartheid ended in 1994.
Crazy talk for sure, but Holmes had some interesting ties to frightening government research.
Pike's 2010 salary was listed as $110,243.12. He has been on paid leave since the debacle unfolded last year, sparking worldwide outrage, numerous investigations and calls for the resignation of UC Davis leaders. Paid meeping leave ever since.
Just off the coast of Nantucket.
That's enough silly talk about restricted access to weaponry.
At the checkpoint, omnipotence is the power to create orders, not merely the power to enforce them. When a soldier's order is defied, it is he, his judgment, that is defied, not merely a rule that he represents. Disobedience, therefore, is always personal at the checkpoint. So are the punishments that follow.
A great read and very informative with lots of citations.
Persistent Myths of Combat
Being sodomized is acceptable in Islam if the goal is to carry out jihad, according to a cleric on a new video making the rounds online.
Zippo lighters from U.S. troops fighting in Vietnam give a unique insight into life under fire
For the men women that have had to kill and drive through ambushes, Home is not what it used to be. Nothing ever will be.
An awful way to die.
Security experts have discovered a new data-stealing virus dubbed Flame they say has lurked inside thousands of computers across the Middle East for as long as five years as part of a sophisticated cyber warfare campaign.
Officials said the uniforms were used by Mexican drug cartels to set up road blocks and carry out kidnappings.
But don't try to hit a police dog while it's biting you, because that would be assaulting an officer in some jurisdictions.
Former US President George W Bush, his Vice-President meep Cheney and six other members of his administration have been found guilty of war crimes by a tribunal in Malaysia. The tribunal's award of reparations will be submitted to the I.C.C.'s War Crimes Commission and the U.N. Security Council. They also recommend that the victims find a judiciary entity that could enforce the verdict.
Infamous "whitebred" supremacist finally makes a good decision and kills himself. Unfortunately, some innocent family members also drew the short stick in the evolution lottery.
Militant Whackadoo spends last hours in meephole built for one.
4'11" granny in shoot-out with bad guys- bad guys zip; Granny 2.
'This launch was also a chance for North Korea to showcase its military wares to prospective customers,' the official said. 'The failure will make those customers think twice before buying anything.''
Disclaimer: I'm submitting this link based solely on the title. I haven't even read the article yet.