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Number 784, August 17, 2014
The IRS Will Never Find Us in the Asteroid Belt

by Rex May


The Impeachable Offenses of Barack Hussein Obama
by Terence James Mason
In 6 parts.

Letters to the Editor
from Tyrone Johnson, A.X. Perez, Rex May, Bryan Potratz, and the Space for All Foundation

Give 'Em Heller!
by C.D. Michel
In 1988, when Florida first considered passing a shall-issue concealed carry permitting (CCW) law, gun control groups hysterically predicted massive public bloodshed and shoot-outs in the streets. But nothing like their dire predictions has ever happened. In fact, after Florida civilians were allowed to legally carry guns in public for self-defense, certain categories of violence plummeted. For example, in the first five years after Florida allowed concealed carry, murders went down 21%, while nationally they rose 9%.

From the Rust Belt to the Asteroid Belt: Freeman Dyson Calling All Heretics
by Jeff Fullerton
Freeman Dyson; the physicist who almost gave us the atomic pulse drive rocket known as Project Orion is one of the few surviving giants among the visionaries from the Space Race in the 1960s. And at age 90 he's still going strong. As evidenced in this online lecture discovered earlier this week concerning Heretical Thoughts About Science and Society. A very refreshing point of view from the get go which makes the case that we need a lot more people to challenge the conventional wisdom of the day.

Neale's Weekly Gun Rant Volume 8-17-2014
by Neale Osborn
Needless to say, the Victim Disarmers will pooh-pooh the facts, and merely claim we're all crazy gun fondling psychopaths bent on violence and destruction. Of course, if that WERE true, there'd be one hell of a lot more firearms violence, rather than an ever DECREASING amount of it (other than in places where gun ownership is strictly controlled, like Shitcago!)

Atlantea The Beautiful No. 290
by L. Neil Smith and Rex May
Number 290 of a weekly cartoon series.

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Thanks to all the people who wrote me about the links-to-articles problem for last week's issue. I used to be a lot smarter than I am now. I also used to see better—I got an appointment with my local eye-center for next week. I suspect it is just that old "post-cataract-cataract" thing (a.k.a. "anterior capsular opacification". Honest!). A quick blast with a high-powered laser fixes that—I just hope there's not a sudden power surge just as the surgeon pushes the button, generating a laser pulse that burns a hole all the way to the back of my head that lets my brains run out onto the floor. But what are the odds of that, eh?

And while I'm at it, let me thank all the people who have gonated some spare change to help support us and our mission of making the world safe for the Decleration of Independence and the Bill of Rights. If not the world, at least our country. What's left of it.

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And, finally, the sky is falling after all:

Huge asteroid set to wipe out life on Earth—in 2880
Kilometre-wide asteroid 1950 DA has a one-in-300 chance on 16 March, 2880, US scientists say
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Don't say you weren't warned!

And that's the way it is in the American Police State™, August 17, 2014

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