The Home of the Manhattan Project, The First Nuclear Reactor and, Now, a National Park
I am a huge fan of our National Parks. Being from Cleveland, I am blessed by the presence our “Emerald Necklace“. I can literally walk to 2 of our parks in less than 20 minutes. That said, The Hanford Nuclear Reservation is a contaminated waste site and, infamously, the home of The Manhattan Project. It has to be one of those things that make you go “hmmm”.
Earlier today, I stated that I rarely give a video even 15 minuts. Yet I am about to post a video by Jacob Appelbaum. Jacob is an independent computer security expert and one of the key players behind the TOR Network. He has won journalistic awards for his independent reporting and exposing our government’s behavior regarding spying on it’s own citizens.
I have also wondered why the government seems to have completely forgotten about why The Prohibition was lifted. The reality is that if people want to smoke pot, they are going to do so whether it is legal or not. The same would be true if they made tobacco illegal.
On some previous Fourth of July, I was on a flight going from one military post to another. I really enjoyed many a fireworks display from above the clouds that year. This video may actually be kewler.
I honestly don’t know how or why the citizens of the world, especially those in the Corporate United States of America put up with the blatant greasy palm and revolving door politics. I really wish I could tell people we live in a democracy. Truth seems closer to a “Corporatocracy” of bullshit and lies. Continue reading “The Revolving Door of Washinton DC”→