Mark Fiore

Morning Open Thread

Morning Open Thread

Yes, its fear mongering, but the "terror threat" is whats fabricated. The spying on, of every citizens communications, is what's real. And deliberate.
Morning Open Thread

Morning Open Thread

If only the people of Syria had the attention-getting device of the British "Royal Easel," made famous with last week's announcement of the royal baby. A single baby got wall-to-wall cable news coverage for a week, while 93,000 Syrians dying in a brutal civil war were noted in passing.
Morning Open Thread

Morning Open Thread

With George Zimmerman off the hook for shooting Trayvon Martin, Shoot-em-up Charlie takes a look at how the case was won.

Open Thread

What's going on in Egypt? Tune in to News-in-a-Nutshell's latest installment that takes a look at the latest coup or not-a-coup in Egypt.

Morning Open Thread

Not everyone is ready to call last week's Supreme Court decisions about Prop 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act a victory for civil rights. Let's take a look at who is ready to keep up the fight and claim that they have been injured by gay marriage.

Morning Open Thread

Wiretapping Saves: Who will set off the NSA's alarm bells, thanks to data-mining programs that gather everyone's information? It's time to support programs that catch terrorists like, like . . .

Morning Open Thread

Not to worry, NSA spying is done with "judicial oversight" carried out by the FISA court. Never mind it's a secret court that approves surveillance automatically. Let's take a look inside the FISA court.