46 Senators betrayed you, disregarded your rights

We came within only four votes from the United States Senate giving our Constitutional rights over to the United Nations. In a 53-46 vote, the senate narrowly passed a measure that will stop the United States from entering into the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty.  The U.N. Small Arms Treaty, which has been championed by […]

’Leap second’ makes weekend a little longer

The world is about to get a well-earned long weekend but don’t make big plans because it will only last an extra second. A so-called ’leap second’ will be added to the world’s atomic clocks as they undergo a rare adjustment to keep them in step with the slowing rotation of the earth. To achieve […]

Dallas Deputy Arrests Motorcyclist After Pulling Him Over for Video Head Cam

(CARLOS MILLER)   In an incident ripe for a hefty lawsuit, a Dallas County sheriff’s deputy arrested a motorcyclist after pulling him over for wearing a video head-cam, then demanding the footage as evidence against other bikers. Dallas Deputy Sheriff James Westbrook ended up turning the video over to the department’s gang unit, even though […]

Miami Beach Police Deny They Have a 2,000 Person Arrest Quota for Memorial Day Weekend

(MIAMI NEW TIMES)   Are Miami Beach Police planning to arrest 2,000 people during the notorious Memorial Day weekend parties on South Beach? As in they’ve actually set a quota regardless of whether or not 2,000 deserve to be arrested. To put that in prospective, the record number of arrests over Memorial Day weekend ever in […]

Miami Beach Police Union Rep: “We Have Arrest Quotas Every Memorial Day Weekend”

(MIAMI NEW TIMES)   The chief of Miami Beach Police is insisting that his officers do not have a 2,000-arrest quota this Memorial Day weekend. But the department’s union vice president tells Riptide that he witnessed a major announce the quota at an officer roll call — and that his department has such quotas every year […]

Video: Ron Paul supporters say GOP cheated them out of delegates

Supporters of presidential candidate Ron Paul are complaining that other Clarke County Republicans shut out their slate of delegates at the county convention Saturday. The libertarian-leaning Texas congressman’s supporters are trying to win election as delegates to the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla., in August, libertarian activist Carter Kessler said. They claim the Clarke […]

Waldo County mostly missing from official Maine GOP results

By Ethan Andrews, Waldo Village Soup The Maine Republican Party drew criticism over the weekend for declaring Mitt Romney the statewide winner without results from Washington County, where voters had planned to meet on the same day as the statewide announcement — Feb. 11 — but canceled the night before based on reports of a […]

Anonymous invites CIA, others to its weekend party

ShareThis Anonymous invites CIA, others to its weekend party 11 Feb 2012 Anonymous is having a busy weekend. The loose-knit hacking collective, which last week scored a coup against the FBI, claimed yesterday to have taken down the CIA’s Web site, in what appeared to be a distributed denial of service attack (one of the […]

Paul Sees Nevada As a Better Bet

By MICHAEL R. CRITTENDEN, The Wall Street Journal HENDERSON, Nev.—Rep. Ron Paul wrote himself out of the story of Florida’s Republican presidential primary, saying the cost of television advertising would be high in the state and the odds of winning any convention delegates low. The Texas congressman decamped to Maine, where nominating caucuses begin in […]