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+ - Pink Floyd Frontman Targeted By ADL->

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An anonymous reader writes "Legendary Rock group Pink Floyd’s main creative force, Roger Waters, is locked in a fierce battle with the Anti-Defamation League, after the group accused Waters of using anti-semitic imagery in his stage show.

The ADL claims that visuals accompanying the song “Goodbye Blue Sky” on Waters’ latest tour of the seminal 1979 Pink Floyd album The Wall, are intended as “a comment about Jews and money.”

“It is outrageous that Roger Waters has chosen to use the juxtaposition of a Jewish Star of David with the symbol of dollar signs.” an ADL statement issued by director Abraham Foxman last week read.

ADL director Foxman has been described by former colleagues as a loose cannon who routinely “hatches crackpot ideas” and “foolish initiatives” to generate publicity."

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+ - Helen Thomas defends remarks that led to exit-> 1

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An anonymous reader writes "Striking a defiant tone, journalist Helen Thomas, 90, said today she absolutely stands by her controversial comments about Israel made earlier this year that led to her resignation. But she stoked additional controversy with new remarks, claiming that "Zionists" control U.S. foreign policy and other American institutions. The local Jewish community strongly condemned her remarks.

"I can call a president of the United States anything in the book but I can't touch Israel, which has Jewish-only roads in the West Bank," Thomas said. "No American would tolerate that — white-only roads."

Thomas, who grew up in Detroit the daughter of Lebanese immigrants, was in Dearborn today for an Arab Detroit workshop on anti-Arab bias. The Free Press asked her about her comments, which critics have said were anti-Israel.

"I paid the price for that," said Thomas, a longtime White House correspondent. "But it was worth it, to speak the truth.""

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Education

+ - Excellence Crushed in the Name of Diversity-> 1

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An anonymous reader writes "One of the most racially mixed high schools in Illinois, Evanston has a mission of embracing diversity and promoting equity and excellence for all students. But its own data show that few minority students make it into the school's most rigorous courses that will best prepare them for college and the future.

Across the Chicago region, high school officials say they are making inroads in diversifying their advanced classes, but Evanston is considering the boldest step of all: eliminating an elite honors English course that has traditionally been offered to the highest-achieving incoming freshmen — usually white.

"It's time for all students to experience excellence," said Naomi Daugherty, co-president of the Student Council this year.

U.S. Department of Education has stepped up civil rights monitoring that gauges whether schools are providing minority students access to rigorous programs."

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Comment: Re:Final report (Score 0) 299

by Concern Is A Faggot (#33051740) Attached to: Heat Ray Gun Fails Final Test; Nixed From War

I have relatives on the east side of the middle east, who are shocked how little Americans realize that Israel is a big part of the anti-American hatred.

Oh, we realize it, all right. But considering all of our politicians are beholden to Jewish money, the Jewish media and Jewish lobbying groups (AIPAC), there really isn't a damn thing we can do about it.

Don't confuse the wishes of the government with the wishes of the people.

Science

+ - Video: Plane lands like a bird-> 2

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sciencehabit (1205606) writes "Researchers have designed an experimental glider that can fly like a plane and land like a bird. When birds zoom in for a landing on, say, a telephone wire, they drop their tails and raise their wings in what's called a high angle of attack. Planes can't do this, because their wings were built for level flight and gradual descents; too high an angle creates severe turbulence that stalls the plane. The researchers developed a control system that quickly compensates for the effects of the turbulence and keeps the aircraft at precisely the correct angle to avoid stalling. The technology, they say, could be used to develop robot craft that recharge themselves by perching on electric power lines."
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Google

+ - Apple iOS 4 vs. Android 2.2-> 3

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snydeq writes "InfoWorld's Galen Gruman provides an in-depth comparison of Apple iOS 4 and Android 2.2 for business use. 'Android OS 2.2 does offer a strong core platform whose UI may be inferior to iOS 4 but is good enough for most users. Android OS 2.2's other major deficits center around security and manageability and around corporate apps. Should Google get serious about these areas, Android could easily tie with iOS. After all, it was only a year ago that iOS (then called iPhone OS 3.0) started to take corporate needs seriously, and only last month (with iOS 4) that the necessary foundation was in place to do so.'"
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Science

+ - Adventures in Very Recent Evolution->

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Third Position (1725934) writes "Ten thousand years ago, people in southern China began to cultivate rice and quickly made an all-too-tempting discovery — the cereal could be fermented into alcoholic liquors. Carousing and drunkenness must have started to pose a serious threat to survival because a variant gene that protects against alcohol became almost universal among southern Chinese and spread throughout the rest of China in the wake of rice cultivation.

The variant gene rapidly degrades alcohol to a chemical that is not intoxicating but makes people flush, leaving many people of Asian descent a legacy of turning red in the face when they drink alcohol.

Many have assumed that humans ceased to evolve in the distant past, perhaps when people first learned to protect themselves against cold, famine and other harsh agents of natural selection. But in the last few years, biologists peering into the human genome sequences now available from around the world have found increasing evidence of natural selection at work in the last few thousand years, leading many to assume that human evolution is still in progress."

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Media

+ - Journalists plot to kill stories critical of Obama->

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Third Position (1725934) writes "Employees of news organizations including Time, Politico, the Huffington Post, the Baltimore Sun, the Guardian, Salon and the New Republic participated in outpourings of anger over how Obama had been treated in the media, and in some cases plotted to fix the damage.

In one instance, Spencer Ackerman of the Washington Independent urged his colleagues to deflect attention from Obama's relationship with Wright by changing the subject. Pick one of Obama's conservative critics, Ackerman wrote, "Fred Barnes, Karl Rove, who cares — and call them racists.""

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Comment: Twilight of the Goulds (Score -1, Offtopic) 447

by Concern Is A Faggot (#32803588) Attached to: Dutch Agency Admits Mistakes In UN Climate Report

Jewish Lies about Race Are Crumbling

Liberals are clear-eyed, cool-headed rationalists, implacably opposed to dogma and superstition. That’s why they reject the fairy-tales of the creationists. Like this one: The Universe was created in six days and is now only 6,000 years old. Laughable. Or this one: Noah’s ark rode out a world-wide flood for forty days and nights with a huge collection of animals on board. Ludicrous. Or this one: Mass immigration by non-whites into White societies will produce peace, prosperity, and happiness for all. Ridic– Whoops, sorry, my mistake. I’m mixing my fairy-tales up. That last one belongs to the liberals, not the creationists.

Yes, the truth is that liberals don’t really object to dogma, superstition, and fairy-tales at all, they just object to the wrong kind: the old Christian kind. They’re perfectly happy with the new kind – their kind – and they hate science just as much as creationists when it threatens to contradict their irrational dogmas. Race does not exist. IQ tests measure nothing but the prejudices of IQ testers. Differences in the psychology and behavior of men and women are solely the product of social conditioning. Those are three of the biggest liberal dogmas, and for the past forty years, led by pseudo-scientists like Stephen Jay Gould (Jew), Richard Lewontin (Jew), Leon Kamin (Jew), Steven Rose (Jew), and Jared Diamond (guess), they’ve fought tooth-and-nail against the ever-growing scientific evidence that all three are completely wrong. Race does exist, IQ tests do measure something real, and men and women are innately different in psychology and behavior.

More evidence of how liberals can’t tolerate true science comes from their ignorance about one of the most important of all scientific tools: the controlled experiment. When you have an idea or invention to test, use a small space to start with and compare what happens with a control where you don’t do anything. One of the advantages of this method is that if something goes wrong, you can easily contain the problem. Suppose you have a new chemical that might help crops grow faster and feed more people, but might have unwelcome side-effects too. You need to test it to make sure it’s safe, so the obvious thing to do is manufacture huge amounts of the stuff and use it on every farm in the country. That way, if every plant turns yellow and dies after two weeks, shortly before farmers and their families start developing strange and deadly new cancers, you’re up shit creek without a paddle. But you can at least say that your heart was in the right place.

If you think that sounds wrong, you’re obviously not a liberal, because that is actually a good description of how liberals have been testing the effects of race mixing. Mass immigration by non-whites is an experiment on a huge scale with no controls whatsoever, and if it all goes horribly wrong the ordinary Whites of Europe and America, who never asked for or wanted the experiment to take place, will be left up shit creek without a paddle. It will be no consolation that many liberals will be sharing the canoe with them. Other liberals, with the money to buy their way out of a self-created disaster, may be able to flee somewhere still safe like Iceland or the far north of Canada. If so, then maybe after a few years, when the memories of massacre and rape by non-whites have begun to fade, their crazy liberal religion will re-assert itself and they’ll begin agitating for more “diversity” in the hideously White societies that surround them.

That’s why the native Whites of Iceland and northern Canada, if they have any sense, will arrest those fleeing liberals as soon as they step off the plane and deport them straight back where they came from: the racially mixed hell-holes their criminal ideas and actions helped create. After all, there’s no way the refugees could plead innocence or ignorance. The disastrous effects of mass immigration are already obvious now in the experiment that took place in the Pacific on the tiny island of Fiji. Europe and America are big places with many millions of White inhabitants. It will take a long time to destroy them completely with mass immigration, and the process has only just started. Fiji isn’t a big place and that’s why it’s already been destroyed. The old Fiji is now gone for ever, because the native Fijians are outnumbered by the offspring of Indian laborers imported under the British Empire. There’s huge racial trouble there and for once the old liberal whine is right: The disaster in Fiji is Whitey’s fault.

Or rather, it’s the fault of the ignorant, short-sighted White colonial politicians who ran Fiji and imported Hindu Indians without the consent of the island’s rightful owners. The same kind of politician imported Hindus from mainland India into Buddhist Sri Lanka and created another intractable racial conflict. Sri Lanka is where suicide bombing was invented before it was picked up by the Palestinians in their racial conflict with the Jews and then sent on to the London subway and the racial conflict between Whites and non-whites in Britain. In each case – Fiji, Sri Lanka, Palestine, Britain – a small group of politicians have ignored common sense and the lessons of history by allowing different races and religions to mix. In the case of Britain, their task was made easier by the lies of Jew-corrupted science and psychology about the realities of race and racial differences.

But there is some good news: Those lies are starting to crumble fast. Many of my readers will have heard about the new research into gene-variants underlying brain development. There are highly significant genetic differences between Whites and sub-Saharan blacks, for example, and those differences support race realism about differences between White and black intelligence. I’ve been reading liberal papers and watching liberal websites and very little has been said about this research, which is a sure sign of its significance. Liberals can’t attack the researcher as a racist because he’s Chinese, and though they may be able to delay the even more significant findings he’s said to have made, it really is only a matter of time before the religion of modern liberalism becomes extinct.

That’s because its cherished dogmas about race are being destroyed one by one. Science is on our side, not theirs, and even the most deluded of white liberals are starting to realize it. Those Jewish pseudo-scientists like Gould and Diamond, who knew the truth all along, are being exposed as the liars and charlatans they always were. They should thank their lucky stars that this scientific war won’t end in a trial for war crimes, because they’re guilty as hell and share a heavy responsibility for all the Whites raped, murdered, and beaten by non-whites in Europe and America since the crazy and criminal experiment of race mixing and mass immigration started back in the last century.

“Whatever advantage these genes give, some groups have it and some don’t. This has to be the worst nightmare for people who believe strongly there are no differences in brain function between groups,” says anthropologist John Hawks of the University of Wisconsin in Madison, US.
A summary of research into brain evolution by the Chinese scientist Bruce Lahn.

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