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  • American Excellence (Rear Admiral Grace M. Hopper) 1906-1992

    09/24/2016 5:12:28 PM PDT · by ak267 · 21 replies
    wikipedia ^ | 9-12-2016 | wikipedia
    Grace Brewster Murray Hopper (December 9, 1906 – January 1, 1992), née Grace Brewster Murray, was an American computer scientist and United States Navy Rear Admiral.[1] She was one of the first programmers of the Harvard Mark I computer in 1944,[2] invented the first compiler for a computer programming language,[3][4][5][6][7] and was one of those who popularized the idea of machine-independent programming languages which led to the development of COBOL, one of the first high-level programming languages. Owing to her accomplishments and her naval rank, she is sometimes referred to as "Amazing Grace".[8][9] The U.S. Navy Arleigh Burke class guided-missile...
  • SR#1204 Campaign Clinton is Covering Up Her Parkinson’s Disease? Non-Existing Test

    09/22/2016 7:00:29 PM PDT · by ak267 · 19 replies
    Still Report ^ | 9/22/16 | Bill Still
    Good evening, I’m still reporting on the Clintons. Hillary Clinton has failed to appear at a series of fundraisers in California this week, sending Bill Clinton in her stead. The campaign claims that her pneumonia has kicked up again.
  • Still Report #1169 – Marine Le Pen Will Hold Frexit Vote if Elected

    09/05/2016 10:41:07 AM PDT · by ak267 · 1 replies
    Still Report ^ | 9-5-16 | Bill Still
    Good Labor Day morning, I’m still reporting on the invasion of Europe. The soon-to-be French presidential candidate, Marine Le Pen promised French voters on Saturday that if elected she will give the French people a “Frexit” vote on leaving the European Union. Le Pen’s National Front party is the only one to promise the groundbreaking vote. Le Pen spoke to a crowd of 700 people in a the small village in northeastern France:
  • Still Report #1168 – Merkel’s Party Beaten in Her Home District

    09/05/2016 10:38:14 AM PDT · by ak267
    Still Report ^ | 9-4-16 | Bill Still
    Good Labor Day Sunday evening, I’m still reporting on the political fallout of the migrant invasion of Germany. Politicians beware. First it was the surprising Brexit vote. Now the anti-immigrant protest vote is sweeping across Europe, right into the heart of Angela Merkel’s home district in a German regional election held today.
  • Still Report #1167 – Trump’s Rising Polls

    09/05/2016 10:35:29 AM PDT · by ak267 · 6 replies
    Still Report ^ | 9-4-16 | Bill Still
    Good Labor Day Sunday, I’m still reporting on the polls. Why do I report on polls anyway. If they are all fake, why bother? Well, they aren’t all fake; it’s all about methodology.
  • Still Report #1166 – Murdoch Ordered Fox News Team to Slam Trump At 1st Debate

    09/05/2016 10:30:44 AM PDT · by ak267 · 10 replies
    Still Report ^ | 9-3-16 | Bill Still
    Good evening, I’m still reporting on Fox News. After seemingly supportive of Donald Trump early on in his presidential primary campaign, the Fox News team who moderated the 1st Republican presidential debate in Cleveland a little over a year ago on Aug. 6, 2015, are now facing everlasting journalistic humiliation in light of new revelations in New York Magazine. It turns out that Fox News news hosts, Megyn Kelly, Chris Wallace and Brett Baier gave in to orders from Fox owner Rupert Murdoch to ambush Trump to drive him out of the race.
  • Still Report #1137 – Trump Surges in PA – Clinton Pulls Ads

    08/22/2016 2:13:58 PM PDT · by ak267 · 67 replies
    YouTube ^ | 8/22/16 | Bill Still
    Interesting news from PA
  • New York Times' Dire Warning About Polling Accuracy (rutt rohh)

    08/17/2016 4:25:46 PM PDT · by ak267 · 54 replies
    zero hedge ^ | 8-17-2016 | Tyler Durden
    As I demonstrated in yesterday’s article, How Bloomberg Spun its Own Poll Data to Make Hillary Clinton Seem Inevitable, the media is intentionally spinning poll results at best, and completely fabricating them at worst. While that’s bad enough, there are also some deep, fundamental problems which plague any attempts to conduct accurate polling in 2016. Cliff Zukin, professor of public policy and political science at Rutgers University and a past president of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, wrote about many of these issues in a 2015 New York Times opinion piece titled, What’s the Matter With Polling?
  • Hillary Holds Voter Registration Drive in West Philly...why?

    08/17/2016 8:33:07 AM PDT · by ak267 · 39 replies
    conservative treehouse ^ | 8-16-2016 | sundance
    Today Hillary Clinton remains campaigning in Pennsylvania. Yesterday Vice President Joe Biden and Hillary Clinton campaigned in Scranton, a few hundred people showed up. Today, Hillary held a voter registration campaign event in a High School gym in West Philadelphia – the attendance/turnout was essentially the same. What’s going on? Where are all these Clinton supporters the national media keep polling and talking about? The answers are really quite simple. They’re in the same place they were during the 2016 Democrat primary race.
  • Is Something Wrong With Hillary: Bizarre Behavior, Seizure Allegations Raise Doubts About Her Health

    08/08/2016 1:36:07 PM PDT · by ak267 · 93 replies
    zero hedge ^ | 8-8-2016 | Tyler Durden
    As the presidential campaign enters its final stages, probing questions have emerged about the health condition of Hillary Clinton. Hillary' bizarre, erratic behavior on the campaign trail (culminating with last week's perplexing "short-circuit" comment) has left many wondering whether she is seriously ill. Hillary has at multiple times had convulsions that appear to be seizures on camera, including a series of seemingly inexplicable coughing fits.
  • Still Report #1097 Trump Tromps Clinton in Social Media Support

    08/06/2016 3:31:18 PM PDT · by ak267 · 15 replies
    YouTube ^ | 8-6-16 | Bill Still
    Good afternoon, I’m still reporting on fake polls. Hats off to Addison Riddleberger columns for assembling this social media data. The 2016 elections will be the elections social scientists will look back on as the turning point year – the year where an analysis of social media will prove more predictive than paid polling. Assuming that is a correct prediction, what does that mean for the future of the Trump-Clinton presidential race. All of these stats are as of Aug. 4th, 2016.
  • Right Side Broadcasting is reporting that the never Trumpers are staging a coup détat [DEFEATED!]

    07/18/2016 1:08:50 PM PDT · by ak267 · 618 replies
    RSB Live Feed! ^ | 7-18-16 | RSB
    Right Side Broadcasting is reporting that the never Trumpers are staging a coup d'etat via a roll call vote
  • Obamatrade cost GOP congressman his job

    06/18/2016 4:41:11 PM PDT · by ak267 · 13 replies
    wnd ^ | 6-17-2016 | Curtis Ellis
    The populist uprising against phony “free trade” and Republicans who love it has taken its first scalp. Rep. Randy Forbes, GOP establishment stalwart and longtime Obamatrade supporter from Virginia’s 2nd Congressional District, will soon be unemployed. Voters rejected him in favor of his primary opponent Scott Taylor, who stridently opposed Obamatrade.
  • Goodbye and good riddance to Gawker

    06/12/2016 7:11:18 AM PDT · by ak267 · 11 replies
    New York Post ^ | 6-10-2016 | Michelle Malkin
    The bottom feeders at Gawker are going under. Arrivederci, a- -holes! News of the slime Web site’s bankruptcy filing is schadenfreude-licious for those of us who, like wrestler Hulk Hogan and Silicon Valley financier Peter Thiel, were victimized by these Internet thugs but didn’t have the resources to fight back in court.
  • Clinton Emails On Film - Cheryl Mill's Deposition (REENACTMENT)

    06/10/2016 8:25:03 PM PDT · by ak267 · 7 replies
    Reenactment of Sec. Clinton's Chief-of-Staff deposition by Judicial Watch.
  • CBS/Paramount drops lawsuit against Star Trek: Axanar (thank you JJ Abrams)

    06/09/2016 4:27:48 PM PDT · by ak267 · 14 replies
    Legal Insurrection ^ | 5-22-2016 | Leslie Eastman
    Star Trek fan film will “Live Long and Prosper” Legal Insurrection has been covering the lawsuit against the producers of a Star Trek fan film, and the amicus brief filed in the case by the Language Creation Society. There has been a development in this case that has been…fascinating. In advance of the July release of Star Trek Beyond, it seems Paramount is going to try to get itself beyond a serious problem it’s having with the passionate fanbase of Trekkies, and clear up a PR black eye in the process. Tonight during a Trek fan event held on the...
  • Poll reveals possible Brexit boost after Nigel Farage proved more convincing than Cameron

    06/08/2016 6:11:39 PM PDT · by ak267 · 9 replies
    Express ^ | 6-8-2016 | Zoie O'Brien
    HE has been shunned from the official Leave campaign but Nigel Farage may well have given Brexit a boost last night ahead of the EU referendum. Prime Minister David Cameron and Nigel Farage each gave impassioned pleas to the nation during the ITV debate as the clock counted down towards the deadline for voter registration. And according to one poll, the Ukip leader was a clear winner. The Times Red Box reactions registered hundreds the reactions of 2,500 people as Cameron and Farage were each given 30 minutes to talk and answer audience questions. An automatically selected sample of 2,500...
  • (Vanity) Pro-Amnesty Supporter Renee Ellmers (R) loses NC CD-2 primary!!!!

    06/07/2016 5:24:44 PM PDT · by ak267 · 38 replies
    politico ^ | 6/7/2016 | Ak267
    Bye-bye Renee. The voters have a long memory. Perhaps you can get a job with Cantor. http://www.politico.com/2016-election/results/map/house/north-carolina The infamous squabble with Laura Ingraham https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tUwVAimKnIM
  • Trump Victory Odds Soar As The Hillary Clinton 'Death Cross' Strikes

    05/22/2016 12:39:58 PM PDT · by ak267 · 67 replies
    zero hedge ^ | 5-22-2016 | Tyler Durden
    ABC, Fox News, and Rasmussen now have polls suggesting Donald Trump leads Hillary Clinton nationally and for the first time during this campaign RealClearPolitics 'tracker' has Trump with a 0.2pt lead - the unofficial "death cross" of Clinton's campaign as Wayne Allyn Root right remarks "Hillary is sinking faster than the Titanic." Voters are putting their money where their polls are too as bookies odds of a Hillary victory in November are tumbling. Hillary's lead has gone as the blue line "death cross"-es below Trump's rising red line...
  • First Time Since WWII, "Right-Wing, Anti-Immigrant, Euroskeptic" Set To Become President Of Austria

    05/22/2016 12:29:41 PM PDT · by ak267 · 31 replies
    zero hedge ^ | 05/12/16 | Tyler Durden
    One month ago, pro-European voices in Austria, and all of Europe, were suddenly muted when in the first round of the Austrian presidential election, Norbert Hofer head of Austria Freedom Party (FPO), described as a "Euroskeptic, right-wing, anti-immigrant party" crushed his opposition buoyed by a migration crisis that has heightened fears about employment and security across the continent, and gathered a whopping 35% of the vote leaving the other five legacy candidates far behind.
  • 160th Anniversary: The Caning of Senator Charles Sumner (R). (May 22nd 1856)

    05/22/2016 9:49:44 AM PDT · by ak267 · 65 replies
    wikipedia ^ | 5-22-216 | wiki
    On May 22, 1856, in the United States Congress, Representative Preston Brooks attacked Senator Charles Sumner with a walking cane in retaliation for a speech given by Sumner two days earlier. The beating nearly killed Sumner and it drew a sharply polarized response from the American public on the subject of the expansion of slavery in the United States. It has been considered symbolic of the "breakdown of reasoned discourse"[1] that eventually led to the American Civil War.
  • (Vanity) Need help finding info on a 1960's experimental helicopter (jets with rotors)

    05/13/2016 7:26:24 PM PDT · by ak267 · 26 replies
    me | 5-13-16 | Ak267
    Years ago, I viewed a documentary on experimental helicopters and saw a craft that caught my attention. The craft was a hybrid of 4 mini-jets (two on each side), stubby wings, rotors with a boxcar-like appearance. Not sure if it was made by Bell or Sikorsky and it was an experimental "proof of concept". Meant to be a "taxi" shuttling passengers on short suburban/urban routes or to nearby cities. Anyone know the name of this vehicle?
  • Industry Insiders: Mark Levin’s ratings, popularity, & credibility tanks in “anti Trump” Jihad.

    03/26/2016 7:24:37 PM PDT · by ak267 · 270 replies
    PRNTLY ^ | 3-24-2016 | Shelby Carella
    Ouch. January’s numbers are looking bad for Mark Levin, who has been on a recent Crusade against Donald Trump for his “New York Values.”
  • Ted Cruz Campaign Refuses To Give FEC Details of Campaign Loans From Goldman Sachs…

    03/26/2016 5:52:09 PM PDT · by ak267 · 120 replies
    conservative treehouse ^ | 3-26-2016 | sundance
    It appears the Cruz Campaign is planning to slow walk the information on the 2011/2012 campaign loans: (Yahoo News) Ted Cruz has rebuffed a request by the Federal Election Commission to disclose more information about some $1 million in loans he received from two major Wall Street banks during his 2012 Senate campaign.
  • Reuters: If GOP Primaries came down to Trump/Cruz, whom would you vote? (Trump 54% Cruz 37%)

    03/26/2016 8:17:32 AM PDT · by ak267 · 91 replies
    Reuters ^ | 3-25-2016 | Reuters
    If the Republican Presidential Primaries came down to these candidates, for whom would you vote? March 25, 2016 621 Respondents Donald Trump 54.7% Ted Cruz 37.9% Wouldn’t vote 7.4%
  • Wake up, Cruz and Kasich — the GOP convention will never nominate you

    03/24/2016 9:00:34 AM PDT · by ak267 · 78 replies
    New York Post ^ | 3-23-2016 | John Podhoretz
    Let’s imagine for a moment that Donald Trump isn’t going to be the Republican nominee for president. There are three ways this fantasy — and it is likely nothing more than a fantasy — becomes a reality.
  • It Begins...Trump-Haters Start List of Trump Supporters to Blackball and Punish

    03/17/2016 6:45:45 PM PDT · by ak267 · 211 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 3-17-2016 | Jim Hoft
    The Trump-bashers are starting up a list of conservative supporters of Donald Trump — so that they can blackball these Trump supporters. The list was initiated by Cruz supporter Amanda Carpenter who is usually kind and intelligent but now suffers from a severe case of Trump Derangement Syndrome.
  • One last indignity: The tea party swipes John Boehner’s seat

    03/16/2016 4:58:25 PM PDT · by ak267 · 26 replies
    washington post ^ | 3-16-2016 | Amber Phillips
    Warren Davidson, a businessman and former Army Ranger, won a 15-way Republican primary Tuesday in the special election for Ohio’s 8th Congressional District. The tea party candidate rather easily bested more moderate candidates, including two state lawmakers, in a campaign that quickly became ground zero for the party’s ongoing identity struggle in the House that Boehner used to run. The winner of a June special election will serve out the rest of 2016 in Boehner’s seat, and in such a deep red congressional district, that winner is likely to be Davidson.
  • ACLU Colorado Board Member Resigns After Encouraging Shooting Trump Supporters

    03/13/2016 9:15:40 AM PDT · by ak267 · 49 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 12-15-2016 | Alex Swoyer
    An American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) Board Member in Colorado has resigned after making national news headlines for urging people to kill Donald Trump supporters. Loring Wirbel of Colorado Springs, posted on Facebook, “The thing is, we have to really reach out to those who might consider voting for Trump and say, ‘This is Goebbels. This is the final solution. If you are voting for him I will have to shoot you before Election Day.’ They’re not going to listen to reason, so when justice is gone, there’s always force…”
  • Kasich Admits He Did Not File Enough Valid Signatures to Appear on Pennsylvania Ballot

    03/12/2016 6:38:40 PM PST · by ak267 · 33 replies
    Red State ^ | 3-10-2016 | Leon Wolf
    A couple days ago we reported that team Kasich was facing a court challenge to their ballot access in Pennsylvania. Specifically, the plaintiff in the case alleged that Team Kasich failed to file the required 2,000 valid signatures to appear on the ballot in Pennsylvania. The Kasich campaign filed 2,184 signatures, but the plaintiff alleged that well over 184 of those signatures were invalid and/or fraudulent for a whole host of reasons.
  • Darth Vader's Imperial March Sounds Much Happier In A Major Key

    02/25/2016 4:28:11 PM PST · by ak267 · 18 replies
    Comicbook.com ^ | 2/24/2016 | Lan Pitts
    John Williams' score to Star Wars is one of the most recognizable pieces in history. The start with the blaring trumpets, like it's announcing a major event as the film's opening crawl reads the happenings of the incoming space adventure. The Star Wars theme isn't just the only memorable theme by any means. The second most recognizable is Vader's theme, or what is known as The Imperial March. It's low minor key gives visual cues of something sinister and lurking around the corner. It's a famous tune that's been used in parodies, TV commercials, sports events, you name it. But...
  • CEO who gave everyone a $70K minimum wage faces more questions (rut-roh)

    02/03/2016 8:49:57 PM PST · by ak267 · 3 replies
    hot air ^ | 2-3-2016 | Jazz Shaw
    The twisted tale of Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price continues to grow more and more convoluted as time goes by. There was a time when the public – particularly the heavily progressive, SJW segment of it – were carrying Price on their shoulders like the second coming of Jesus.
  • Germany Unveils "Cash Controls" Push: Ban Transactions Over €5,000, €500 Euro Note (war on cash)

    02/03/2016 6:39:57 AM PST · by ak267 · 35 replies
    zero hedge ^ | 2-3-16 | Tyler Durden
    It was just two days ago that Bloomberg implored officials to “bring on a cashless future” in an Op-Ed that calls notes and coins “dirty, dangerous, unwieldy, and expensive.” You probably never thought of your cash that way, but increasingly, authorities and the powers that be seem determined to lay the groundwork for the abolition of what Bloomberg calls “antiquated” physical money. We’ve documented the cash ban calls on a number of occasions including, most recently, those that emanated from DNB, Norway’s largest bank where executive Trond Bentestuen said that although “there is approximately 50 billion kroner in circulation, the...
  • BI-POLAR? BECK IN 2011: Donald Trump is a guy who can economically fix our country

    01/31/2016 2:56:54 PM PST · by ak267 · 31 replies
    Cowger Nation ^ | 1-31-2016 | Caiden Cowder
    Libertarian radio talk show host Glenn Beck has been an outspoken critic of Donald Trump, and supporter of Ted Cruz for President. Beck has developed the reputation for spreading countless amounts of lies about the real estate mogul, attempting to damage his character. While he might call Trump a liberal now (after the front runner refused to come on his radio show), Beck expressed a completely different opinion just 5 years ago.
  • Helicopter Money Arrives: Switzerland Referendum to Hand Out $2500 Monthly To All Citizens

    01/30/2016 10:12:20 AM PST · by ak267 · 33 replies
    zero hedge ^ | 1-29-2016 | Tyler Durden
    With Citi's chief economist proclaiming "only helicopter money can save the world now," and the Bank of England pre-empting paradropping money concerns, it appears that Australia's largest investment bank's forecast that money-drops were 12-18 months away was too conservative. While The Finns consider a "basic monthly income" for the entire population, Swiss residents are to vote on a countrywide referendum about a radical plan to pay every single adult a guaranteed income of around $2500 per month, with authorities insisting that people will still want to find a job.
  • Sad News for Palin Family • Grandma Lena Passes

    01/21/2016 4:48:06 PM PST · by ak267 · 39 replies
    Gov. Pälin Facebook ^ | 1-21-2016 | Ak267
    Thank you for the love expressed on Bristol's blog post. The homegoing of our Grandma Lena yesterday is so sad, but we'll always be uplifted and encouraged by her strong, tenacious Christian spirit. This beautiful 95-year-old Yupik Eskimo elder is matriarch to our five generations here; she was a hard working commercial fisherman who loved God and family so much! She's been a blessing to our entire state of Alaska. But as it is written: “Eye has not seen, nor ear heard, Nor have entered into the heart of man the things which God has prepared for those who love...
  • You Do Not Understand Sarah Palin

    01/20/2016 8:07:58 PM PST · by ak267 · 50 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 1-20-16 | Joel B. Pollak
    The conservative commentariat has imploded in dismay at Sarah Palin’s endorsement of Donald Trump in Iowa on Tuesday. Fans of Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) , Trump’s main rival in Iowa and beyond, were understandably dismayed. But the reaction went far beyond that. Some said Palin betrayed her conservative principles by choosing a candidate whose conservatism is shallow at best. And some rehashed the personal attacks that have been a staple of the left. In fact, Sarah Palin’s endorsement of Trump makes sense, and fits both her politics and her personality.
  • Mr.L: Why Sarah Palin Endorsed Donald Trump

    01/19/2016 8:55:14 PM PST · by ak267 · 37 replies
    YouTube ^ | 1/19/16 | Mr. L
    Mr. L explains Palin's endorsement of Trump.
  • The "Robin Hood" CEO Who Famously Raised His Employees' Minimum Wage To $70,000 Has A Dirty Secret

    12/01/2015 7:48:39 PM PST · by ak267 · 25 replies
    Zero Hedge ^ | 12-01-2015 | Tyler Durden
    When Gravity Payment's CEO Dan Price announced on April 13 that he would raise the minimum wage of his staff to $70,000 a year, the story went beyond viral: it took the media, especially the part of it which has been obsessing with income and wealth inequality which in the aftermath of Piketty would be most of it, by meteoric storm. Not only that, but the soon to be lionized young chief executive doubled down on this story of "purest of corporate nobility" by announcing he would cut his own compensation of $1.1 million to offset the cost.
  • Need help with a Surface 3 Table (connect to TV)

    09/20/2015 7:07:29 PM PDT · by ak267 · 27 replies
    ak267 | 9-20-2015 | ak267
    My brother just acquired a MS Surface 3 tablet. He wanted to know how to connect it to a TV and "mirror" the table image on to the TV (not wireless but with wires). Any advice?
  • Mr.L: Palin's Presence Looms Over GOP Field & Reason Why Conservatives Can't Have Nice Things

    02/07/2015 8:42:48 PM PST · by ak267 · 39 replies
    YouTube ^ | 02-07-2015 | Mr. L
    Various media attacking Sarah Palin for eight days after one speech suggests she might be making the establishment nervous as her presence looms over a crowded GOP 2016 field. American Thinker goes into the stinker with latest anti Palin diatribe. Questioning "Walker Mania" isn't forming a circular firing squad against him. It's called basic vetting. What Rush isn't telling you about Walker's record. Low info voters on the right are the reason why conservatives can't have nice things. Why I will face palm the "lesser of the two evils" argument for 2016.
  • Anime News (Robotech, Starblazers, Ghost in the Shell and Yamato 2199)

    02/06/2015 10:16:14 PM PST · by ak267 · 37 replies
    various | 02-06-2015 | ak267
    Lots of news on the anime front. Seems that Japanese animation will be hitting the US movie screens in the not to distant future. Ghost in the Shell live action. Robotech live action. Starblazers live action. Yamato 2199 Season 2 See below for links.
  • Mr.L: Screw the GOP's 2016 "Deep Bench!" We Want Palin!

    02/03/2015 1:57:44 PM PST · by ak267 · 11 replies
    YouTube ^ | 1-25-2015 | Mr. L
    Sarah Palin rocked the Iowa Freedom Summit 2015 in full force. The speech came hot off the heels of Palin's reveal to the media that she is seriously considering a presidential run in 2016. Palin's speech featured personal stories about experiences in the Hawk Eye State as well as harsh words for Obama and the anti military left. Palin also trolled Hillary Clinton towards the end of her speech. After watching that speech I say, screw the GOP's 2016 deep bench--we want Palin! How do we end up with the GOP baseball team and possibly 20-25 candidates on a debate...
  • Vanity: Take a 6 minute break with KOKIA (Space Battleship Yamato 2199 Soundtrack)

    07/02/2013 6:20:08 PM PDT · by ak267 · 9 replies
    You Tube ^ | Mar 27, 2013 | guardsman40k
    From the Space Battleship Yamato 2199 Soundtrack...enjoy!!!
  • China, How it is - Culture shock

    06/30/2013 7:34:31 PM PDT · by ak267 · 7 replies
    You Tube ^ | Jul 23, 2012 | serpentza
    Culture shock is a real thing, it just depends on how you can deal with it, I tell you a little about it and let you decide if you can handle it or not.
  • China, How it is - Jobs for foreigners

    06/30/2013 3:44:23 PM PDT · by ak267 · 3 replies
    You Tube ^ | Jan 26, 2013 | serpentza
    What sort of work can you as a foreigner find and do in China? What sort of education do you need? What sort of Salary can you expect? These are some of the questions I've been getting lately and I make it as clear as possible for you.
  • China, How it is - Dentists (fee for service)

    06/30/2013 3:22:35 PM PDT · by ak267 · 7 replies
    You Tube ^ | Jul 30, 2012 | serpentza
    I had to go to the dentist... so I thought I'd fill you all in on how dentists in China work... I get a root canal and talk with a half numb face ;)
  • What does it really feel like to be a foreigner in China? (how poor view the rich there)

    06/30/2013 1:13:26 PM PDT · by ak267
    You Tube ^ | July 16, 2010 | serpentza
    I got a very interesting question from a subscriber today, Mixmeadrink asked me: What does it really feel like to be a foreigner in China? Quote at 5:15 mark is the clincher.
  • Usual Suspects Use Governor Palin’s 2008 Immigration Quote to Undermine Her Credibility

    06/29/2013 3:33:08 PM PDT · by ak267 · 94 replies
    Conservatives4Palin ^ | 6/29/13 | Steve Flesher
    Since Palin put the GOP on notice yesterday and followed up with a tweet to Marco Rubio about the congratulatory call he received from Barack Obama on his ability to ram an amnesty bill, the usual suspects are jumping on her. Many tweeted a Hot Air article from 2008 that stated she supported a "path to citizenship." On whether or not to deport the millions already here, she said: There is no way that in the US we would roundup every illegal immigrant -there are about 12 million of the illegal immigrants- not only economically is that just an impossibility...
  • Vanity: Recommendations for silver coins (1/10th to 1oz).

    06/28/2013 7:05:12 PM PDT · by ak267 · 43 replies
    self | 6/28/2013 | AK267
    Any recommendations for vendors who sell silver coins (1/10th to 1oz)? Just want to buy some to be prudent.