Archive for the tag "terror"
In the aftermath of his very public News of the World disgrace¹, as Rupert displays the abject decency and compassion he so miraculously discovered, today he has gone even further. Rupert Murdoch is determined to protect us from drivel, lies, bias, distortion and bullshit. He has today selflessly erected a paywall around his “flagship” [...]
Posted: 24 October, 2011 in Aussie Citizenship, Australian Values, Computing, Culture, Economics, Internet, Life, Media, politics and government, US Politics, values.
Tags: Australian, bias, Courier Mail, government, Herald Sun, Hun, Media, murdoch, News Corp, News Limited, news of the world, NOTW, paywall, political bias, politics, Raiders of the Lost Ark, rupert, rupert murdoch, Steve McQueen, telegraph, terror
From today’s New York Times: Secret U.S. Memo Made Legal Case to Kill a Citizen The Obama administration’s secret legal memorandum that opened the door to the killing of Anwar al-Awlaki, the American-born radical Muslim cleric hiding in Yemen, found that it would be lawful only if it were not feasible to take him alive, [...]
Posted: 9 October, 2011 in Culture, History, legal, Life, politics and government, Racism, Religion, US Politics, values.
Tags: al Qaeda, Anwar al-Awlaki, Bush, capital punishment, Culture, death penalty, ethics, execution, government, History, human values, Islam, judicial murder, law, legal, legal values, moral values, morals, muslim, Perry, politics, Racism, Religion, social values, society, terror, terrorist, texas, values, Yemen
The Pacific solution didn’t work. We know that. It made too many people go mad (unless, of course that’s the point and Tony Abbot is in favour of that). Here’s an idea! While Julia and Tony are cat-fighting over who can think up the most brutal, vicious and inhumane treatment of people seeking [...]
Posted: 21 June, 2011 in Australian Politics, Australian Values, Immigration, Iraq, legal, Life, politics and government, Racism, Religion, values.
Tags: abattoir, abu bakar ba'ashir, AFP, asylum seekers, Australian political values, Australian Politics, Australian Values, baashir, Bali, Bali nine, bashir, cattle, firing squad, foreign affairs, government, halal, Immigration, Indonesia, jihad, Keelty, live cattle, Mick Keelty, murder, politics, queue jumpers, Racism, refugees, shock jocks, terror, terrorism, terrorist, trade, values
So the word of the Koran compels Muslims to terrorise the infidel. Or not?
Posted: 2 June, 2010 in Australian Values, Life, Religion, values, Video.
Tags: Australian religious values, Islam, Koran, murder, muslim, Quran, Religion, religious values, Shia, Sunni, terror, terrorism
In a world on the brink of economic and environmental collapse the top US story is an anti-gay Baptist minister’s European gaycation with an internet rent boy
Posted: 9 May, 2010 in comedy/humour, Culture, environment, History, Life, Maths, Racism, Religion, Sex, The Daily Show, US Politics, values, Video.
Tags: American values, bankrupt, baptist minister, BP, bungle, civilisation, comedy, comedy central, conservatism, conservative, Culture, Daily Show, default, democracy, environment, failed state, family research council, family values, friend of dorothy, gay, gaycation, gospel of jesus christ, Greece, Greek values, Gulf, History, homosexual, humnor, humour, hypocrisy, hypocrite, Jon Stewart, loan default, monotheism, oil spill, Rekers, Religion, rent boy, rentboy, Sex, sex education, terror, terrorist, Times Square, values
Children do what is natural because they are human. Then religious parents turn their “sinful” natural lives into a horror story in which they are the monster.
Posted: 6 March, 2010 in Australian Values, Education, Life, Religion, Sex, values, Video.
Tags: absolute, abuse, Australian religion, Australian religious values, belief, certainty, child abuse, christianity, credo, creed, Dawkins, dogma, epistemology, faith, Feynman, heaven, hell, Hermann Bondi, hindu, hinduism, Hitchens, Islam, jew, judaism, murder, muslim, obscenity, punishment, Religion, religious belief, religious values, retribution, sin, terror, terrorism, terrorist, Thomas Paine, values
“Yes, I was the Torture Master and I think it was good. Torture is good, and hey, let’s forget about all those “high ideals” that America used to wrap around itself. It was all pretend and you know it.
Posted: 22 May, 2009 in Australian Values, Guantanamo/Hicks, Iraq, politics and government, US Politics.
Tags: American values, Cheney, civil liberties, civil values, ethics, law, legal values, Obama, principles, standards, terror, terrorism, terrorist, torture, values
1. the suggestion was to use waterboarding; 2. it came from the Vice President’s office; 3. the purpose was to find a link between al-Qaeda and Iraq.
Posted: 19 May, 2009 in Australian Values.
Tags: al Qaida, al Qaida and Iraq, American values, Atta, Australian governmen, Australian political values, Australian Politics, Bush, Cheney, Darth Vader, Duelfer, ethics, evil, false evidence, government, Iraq, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, Maddow, morals, MSNBC, politics, principles, SERE, terror, torture, values, Vice President, war, waterboarding, Weapons of Mass Destruction, Windrem, WMD