Seattle


Elderly Seattle couple leaves life savings of $847,215 to the US Treasury, an amount our government spends every 8 seconds

By Against Crony Capitalism May 26, 2015   Elderly Seattle couple leaves life savings of $847,215 to the US Treasury, an amount our government spends every 8 seconds     It’s their money. They earned it. It sounds like they hadn’t had the easiest of lives. (Not that that matters in this equation fundamentally.) If […]

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Video Captures Lightning Striking Two Planes Approaching Seattle Airport During Storm

By Mary Beth Quirk Consumerist April 3, 2015   Video Captures Lightning Striking Two Planes Approaching Seattle Airport During Storm     They say lightning never strikes twice — but one observant onlooker did catch two separate lightning strikes hitting planes approaching Seattle’s Sea-Tac Airport as they were landing. Both flights landed without incident, though […]


Deputy Fired For Threatening To Arrest Photographer Who Took Pictures Of Police In Public

By Chris Morran Consumerist February 7, 2015   Deputy Fired For Threatening To Arrest Photographer Who Took Pictures Of Police In Public     As we’ve covered before, courts have ruled time and again that police can’t force citizens to stop taking photographs of them in public so long as you don’t interfere with their […]

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Rise of the Titan: ‘World’s fastest’ supercomputer goes live 1

Source: http://rt.com After falling behind Asia and Europe in the great race, where success is measured in FLOPS (floating-point operations per second), the US has struck back at the new high-tech Olympians with Titan: quite possibly the fastest supercomputer in the world. When Tennesseans hear the word Titan, their first thought is going to be […]


Government Documents Prove Domestic Drones Are For Spying On Americans

Source: http://www.infowars.com By Steve Watson Infowars.com A data dump of government documents secured via the Freedom of Information Act shows that the roll out of domestic unmanned drones will, for the most part, be focused solely on the mass surveillance of the American people. The documents, from the Federal Aviation Administration, were recently made public […]