Los Angeles police officers tampered with voice recording equipment in dozens of patrol cars in an effort to avoid being monitored while on duty
An inspection by Los Angeles Police Department investigators found about half of the estimated 80 cars in one South L.A. patrol division were missing antennas, which help capture what officers say in the field. The antennas in at least 10 more cars in nearby divisions had also been removed.
fuck idol worship in every context
respect your heroes as humans who rose to the occasion
and aspire to do the same given the chance
No one before Bernini had managed to make marble so carnal. In his nimble hands it would flatter and stream, quiver and sweat. His figures weep and shout, their torses twist and run, and arch themselves in spasms of intense sensation. He could, like an alchemist, change one material into another; marble into trees, leaves, hair, and, of course, flesh.
~Simon Schama’s Power of Art. Bernini
She wanted something that would scare monsters under her bed….. yep, I think that will do the trick…
The True Meaning of Anarchy
I love this explanation.
I know I’ve not been the best at interpreting sarcasm through the internet, so I’ll just venture to ask: why do you think it sounds horrible?
Months after exposing the National Security Agency’s surveillance program, The Washington Post and The Guardian win a Pulitzer for public service. Donna Tartt won for fiction with The Goldfinch.
April 14, 2014 – I’ve had a lot of questions asked of me about the episode out in Nevada. I was happy to hear about the federal officials backing off because I was concerned that violence might break out. In …
The BLM has decided to halt rounding up Cliven Bundy’s cattle due to fear that violent resistance might pose a threat to public safety.
By the way, this is what liberals & statists think of the Bundy Ranch affair. Hard to believe some people call this “reporting”.