Articles by: Nathaniel Downes

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Citigroup Banks On Libertarian Gullibility, Will Introduce Own Cryptocurrency

A fool and his money are soon parted appears to be the guiding principle behind Citibank’s new plan to create a competitor to Bitcoin.

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70 Years Ago, We Dropped The Bomb To Start The Cold War

Our approved history books tell us that we dropped the bomb to defeat Japan — in truth, our target was our own ally.

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Historical Revisionist Exposed By 8th Grader: ‘No Irish Need Apply’

One young woman proved that a noted historian was trying to erase the Anti-Irish sentiment from the history of the United States.

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Get Your 2015 GOP Debate Bingo Cards Here!

With the ridiculous nature of the Republican primary candidates this year, rather than a game which can damage your liver, how about Bingo?

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‘Saint Charles Koch’ Gives His Sermon On The Mount

At his latest conservative gathering, Charles Koch declared that the attendees were in “a life-or-death struggle for our country.”

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Pat Robertson Gives A Dire Warning – Cultists Cursing The Unborn Through Ultrasound Photos

Think Facebook ultrasound pictures are fine? Pat Robertson says that they open up the unborn to curses from Cultists and Covens.

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Long-Forgotten Video Reveals Bernie Sanders’ Views On The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

A long-forgotten town hall forum in 1988 reveals then Mayor Sanders speaking very candidly of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

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AP Curriculum Changes Unveiled – Worse Than Previously Imagined

This whitewashing of U.S. history for Advanced Placement students is nothing short of shameful.

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Meet The Next Koch Brothers – Billionaire Brothers Backing Cruz

Most of the money raised by Ted Cruz’s SuperPAC’s comes from a pair of religious billionaire brothers who seek to overthrow the US government.

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Dick Cheney’s Former Company Gave US Soldiers Cancer And Is Now Suing Them

Several Veterans sued a Halliburton subsidiary and won – now are facing having to pay for having won against Halliburton.

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Still Going – Now 65 New Laws Because Maine’s Governor Has Forgotten How To Veto

Still Going – Now 65 New Laws Because Maine’s Governor Has Forgotten How To Veto

Maine’s Republican Governor has found himself in a bind after his failure to observe civics has resulted in rendering himself useless.

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Mass Graves Discovered In Texas – State Claims Nothing To See Here

In a scene out of a genocide documentary, mass graves are appearing across Texas, filled under the state government’s instructions.

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Another Lone Wolf Strikes, Taking Four Lives In Chattanooga

In preliminary analysis over the motivations of the Chattanooga shooter, the FBI has found no ties to organized groups — another Lone Wolf.

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Reddit Racists Given Notice – Your Days Are Numbered

Popular website Reddit became a bastion of hate speech, and the management has now declared enough is enough.

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Governor Jindal’s Presidential Campaign Begins Breakdown After Fundraising Disaster

Governor Jindal’s campaign for president appears to be going nowhere, as his fundraising lags. How long can he continue the charade?

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Obama Earns Nobel Peace Prize At Last – Iran Agrees To Never Develop Nuclear Weapons

Prepare for war hawks and military-industrial complex supporters to throw a fit after the nuclear treaty with Iran is signed – peace in our time.

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Israeli Prime Minister Calls Accord With Iran ‘Historic Mistake’ (VIDEO)

Despite the deal all but eliminating Iran’s ability to develop a nuclear weapon, Bibi comes down hard on the agreement even before reading it.

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John Oliver Is Right About Sports Stadiums, And Seattle Shows How It Should Be Done (VIDEO)

When John Oliver goes after public sports stadium funding, he is right on target. And a rainy city in the Pacific northwest shows that there is a better way.

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Conspiracy Crowd Fakes Video To ‘Prove’ ISIS Execution Staged (VIDEO)

Conspiracy Crowd Fakes Video To ‘Prove’ ISIS Execution Staged (VIDEO)

Get out your tinfoil folk, to join Birthers and 911-Truthers, now we have Beheadings-are-Fakers out in force.

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70 Years Ago, The U.S. Government Declared War On The American Left

70 Years Ago, The U.S. Government Declared War On The American Left

Show trials, forced convictions, freedoms stripped, rights destroyed — a legacy of war against the left wing of this nation.

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