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More than a year after a devastating earthquake and tsunami triggered a massive nuclear disaster, experts are warning that Japan isn't out of the woods yet and the worst nuclear storm the world has ever seen could be just one earthquake away from reality.
Reactor 4 -- and to a lesser extent Reactor 3 -- still hold large quantities of cooling waters surrounding spent nuclear fuel, all bound by a fragile concrete pool located 30 metres above the ground, and exposed to the elements.
The 1,535 spent fuel rods would become exposed to the air and would likely catch fire, with the most-recently added fuel rods igniting first.
The incredible heat generated from that blaze, Gundersen said, could then ignite the older fuel in the cooling pool, causing a massive oxygen-eating radiological fire that could not be extinguished with water.
"So the fear is the newest fuel could begin to burn and then we'd have a conflagration of the whole pool because it would become hotter and hotter. The health consequences of that are beyond where science has ever gone before," Gundersen told CTVNews.ca in an interview from his home in Vermont.
There are a couple of possible outcomes, Gundersen said.
Highly radioactive cesium and strontium isotopes would likely go airborne and "volatilize" -- turning into a vapour that could move with the wind, potentially travelling thousands of kilometres from the source.
The size of those particles would determine whether they remained in Japan, or made their way to the rest of Asia and other continents.
"And here's where there's no science because no one's ever dared to attempt the experiment," Gundersen said. "If it flies far enough it goes around the world, if the particles stay a little bigger, they settle in Japan. Either is awful."
Essentially, he said, Japan is sitting on a ticking time bomb.
The damaged Reactor 4 cooling pool was reinforced by workers who went in and "jury-rigged" it after the tsunami, but the structure still contains a massive amount of fuel, Gundersen said.
Reactor 3 has less fuel inside its cooling pool, but it has not been strengthened since the disaster and poses a greater risk of failing.
"Reactor 3 has a little less consequences but a little more risk, and Reactor 4 has more consequences but…a little less risk," he said.
Finding a fix
The solution, Gundersen said, is for the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) to immediately begin the process of transferring the fuel rods from the cooling pools to dry cask storage -- a massive and costly endeavour, but one he said is absolutely essential.
To even begin the removal process at Reactor 4, TEPCO would first have to construct a crane capable of lifting the 100-tonne fuel rod canister, since the original crane was destroyed in the disaster last year.
In order to do that, they would have to build a massive structure around the existing pool to support the new crane, which would then be used to lift the fuel rod canister from the water, down to the ground and into a steel and concrete dry-cask.
All this of course, has to be done in a highly contaminated area where workers must wear protective suits and limit their radiation exposure each day, adding time and expense to the process.
Still, with the consequences so high, Gundersen said there's no time to lose.
"This is a 'now' problem, this is not a 'let's-wait-until-we-get-the-cash-flow-from-the-Japanese-government' problem. The consequences of a 7 or 7.5 earthquake don't happen every day, but we know it happened last year so you have to anticipate that it will happen," Gundersen said.
‘Fate of the world' depends on Reactor 4
He's not alone in pressing the Japanese government to adopt a sense of urgency about the Reactor 4 dilemma.
Robert Alvarez, a former top adviser at the U.S. Department of Energy, also expressed concern in a letter to Akio Matsumura, a Japanese diplomat who has turned his focus to the nuclear calamity.
Matsumura had asked Alvarez about the risk associated with Reactor 4.
"The No. 4 pool is about 100 feet above ground, is structurally damaged and is exposed to the open elements," Alvarez said in his response. "If an earthquake or other event were to cause this pool to drain this could result in a catastrophic radiological fire involving nearly 10 times the amount of Cesium-137 released by the Chernobyl accident."
Mitsuhei Murata, Japan's former ambassador to Switzerland and Senegal, has also made it his mission to convince the UN and the world that urgent action is needed.
"It is no exaggeration to say that the fate of Japan and the whole world depends on No. 4 reactor," Murata said in a recent letter to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, in which he urged him to back efforts to address the problem.
Last week, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda said most major threats have been eliminated and "cold shutdown" status had been achieved in December.
But Noda declined to comment directly on the risk posed by Reactor 4, only telling The Wall Street Journal's Asia edition that it was important to "remain vigilant."
"We have passed a situation where people have to run far away or evacuate," he said. "Ahead of us are time-consuming tasks like decontamination and decommissioning (of the plants). We will proceed with the utmost care."
Gundersen said the remaining challenges at the Fukushima Da-Ichi site are not technological. Everyone knows what needs to be done and how to do it, he said. The challenge lies, rather, in convincing Japan that action must be taken now.
That will require international pressure, as well as international investment, on a grand scale, he said.
"We're all in a situation of having to pray there's not an earthquake. And there's the other half of that, which is pray to God but row toward shore. And Tokyo's not really rowing toward shore right now," Gundersen said.
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When tha Fukushima is gettin ya down, you can always rock and roll about it,
My Prayers to Japan, please fix this shit god, we need some superheroes now!
What, you mean me?! Im Doin what I can!
Friday, May 11, 2012
Yes, We needed to do something about this shit last year, I am but one man, and I can Blog about it, Oh I am such a complainer, but I am a complainer with a heart. It is hard to work aroung Media black outs, ya look like a crazy screamin Idiot... That's OK, That is my cartoon character Crab Boy doin that shit! :D Rock on Crab Boy, Rock on Vinnie!
Saturday, April 14, 2012
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Fuckin Rite!! Rock on Fuckers!!!!!!! We gonna rock this shite Rite Naaaaaw!!!
Tuesday, April 03, 2012
USGS Release: New Study Confirms Low Levels of Fallout from Fukushima and Enhances Knowledge (2/22/2012 11:02:04 AM)
Germany is doing away with Nuclear Power..... I'm movin to Germany, Git me some Lederhosen!!!!!!!!
Former Prime Minister Kan reveals nuclear coverup — After Fukushima he’s “devoting himself to nuclear activism, he now wants to abolish nuclear power in Japan” (VIDEOS)
This shit is horrible, how can we survive this??
Friday, February 17, 2012
Saturday, February 11, 2012
It will be fun times, I don't care what you think, so it will be good fer Moi!!
Sunday, January 15, 2012
this is just a January 2012 update for all my awesome followers,
what has got to happen now is some crazy ass shit, seriously.
Now it is Jan 15 2012, The Ides of Jan, I've not shared my thoughts for a while,
So as I ride the tides, and tread water the hardest, I wonder what else is goin on,
Monday, May 16, 2011
Monday, May 09, 2011
Thursday, May 05, 2011
Saturday, April 02, 2011
Friday, April 01, 2011
Saturday, March 26, 2011
Monday, March 21, 2011
Saturday, March 19, 2011
Sunday, January 16, 2011
Peep all this shit and balance it out and come out with something good..., something with positive energy that is achievable, yeah, that is the ticket, positive energy to attract more positive energy, The positive energy snowball is rollin for you, let it pick you up and be a part of shit!! Wooh!
Saturday, January 08, 2011
That is what the folks in the link above have done,
Would I be called the Grumbler? I would not want to be the Super Villain, the Grumbler sounds like a Villain name. I don't need a secret identity, I need to be accountable too...
Crab related Names - Crab Boy, Crabman, The Crab, Claws of Fury,
Attitude related - the Complainer, the Grumbler
Cat Related - The Cat, Super Cat, The Masked Cat, or maybe even the Purple Cat, Tigerman is a total inspiration too
Accounting related - The Auditor...
The list shall go on......
I've been thinkin' of this shit, for a While
Inspiration comes in many forms
The Quiet Confidence has to come from somewhere,
I was listnin' to CBC radio the other day, they were talking about Power through Humility and how it can lead to getting killed, this is seriously bothering me... if it is true, then the Super Villains really are in control and rubbing our noses in it, I am going to ignor their controlling powers and continue on to do what I feel is right, That will lead to less grumblin and more workin, actualizing and growth, and that is what I am lookin for,
Peace out fools, nothing is Black and White, everyone needs help and compassion, the Super Villains must get the care and nurturing that missed out on as a child, I'll warm up some formula!!
Tuesday, December 14, 2010
Build it outta Shit
Ya wanna new convention Centre
The Idea Just Don't Fit
Ya wanna new Convention Centre
Ya better build it outta shit
We got a lot in Halifax,
We gotta deal with it
Ya wanna New Convention centre
Build it outta Biomass
You think the people won't revolt
and kick your fuckin ASS!?
I GOTTA memory for pain like an Elephant
I'm a Writer and I'm Quite relevant
Shit is stinkin' cause I am smellin' it
BEWARE THE TRUTH, I AIN'T Afraid to tell it!!
Honesty is the policy folks!!!
Tuesday, December 07, 2010
Ha ha, Just a little shout out from this time line in history,
whatever the fuck that is supposed to mean!?
Cooking for loved ones,
Eating with people who I love and trust
Some peeps don't have these skills and abilities,
I feel their jealousy, I don't like the way it feels,
Why do I have to ignore so many people, why do I end up ignoring myself,
The winners get to rewrite history, I am a winner,
Sunday, March 22, 2009
I've been under a rock for quite some time, workin with crab boy on some shit, it's all goin good, we are on a good path and know where we want to take things.
Need start up capital, Keep overhead low and scrape yer shit together, it is easy to make glossy meaningless crap with money, the good shit in life is created from the sticks and stones that are thrown at you as you grow into your self, if that ever happens.
I'm good at figurin shit out, not so good at typin sometimes, good at swearin, great at writin poetry (poultry), Crab boy Loves to rant and complain, I wish he would shut the fuck up sometimes... OK, That's it fer now
Friday, September 21, 2007
Tuesday, August 14, 2007
presumptuousof me, but still hopeful, I will make this mess in full glorious colour, spelled with a u, 50% funnier, less political, more T and A and a whack load more fun!
A Crab Boy Costume, I need a Crab Boy costume, Oh great heavens, Please open up and send me a Crab boy custume, it will be skin tight, have giant foam claws, I will go to the gym to get in shape for this costume..... How will I sign autographs with a giant claw hand?
Wednesday, August 08, 2007
Thursday, February 01, 2007
Friday, October 13, 2006
Tuesday, September 19, 2006
Crab Boy Issue #1 is now only $4999.95 (3 copies left)
and the even more rare #2 is priced at $9999.95 (1 copy left), worth every penny!
Crab Boy #3 is scheduled for release sometime in October, On sale exclusively
At Monster Comic Lounge, On Gottigen st, Halifax, ns, part of My Rockin Hood! I think pricing will stay at $1.00, untill market demand drives up the price, as we have seen with issues 1 and 2. Get yer copies soon folks, thet are made with love and coffee!
We got A#1 first class Rappers, I saw em at the Uniac Street party, which I heard about on the CKDU Radio station, I love that Channel!! CKDU ROCKS!!! We got lotsa bands, as will a place like this get from time to time... I never really was into the Sloan Sound, but we got King Konq, They Rock out! I'd like to hear their new CD. My Other Brother Alice Hasn't played in a while, I think they are through, Nashville pussy is in town tonight, I'm a no show. I rocked out at the gym today, that was fun, I will do that tomorrow, The ladies are always lookin good there, so it's a great place to go!
For My Birthday this year my friends Marty and Pat showed up, it was great to see those guys!! I Brought out an old "Who Cares" Tape, that was their band Back in the day, hahaha, We all had a good laugh, we should have Listened to it, That would have been fun! I just listened to a few of my old tapes from back in the Day, They were funny as hell, I was a Real J-Rock, tryin to rap and shit! hahaahah!! Beautiful!
Tuesday, August 22, 2006
The good thing about the Muslim episode, it shows how rotten people can get when they are controlled by fear, like a Bum in the Subway!
Thursday, August 10, 2006
Monday, August 07, 2006
Friday, July 14, 2006
What's new Readin fools!?? Like you ever read the shit I suggest!! Here is the 2 I been Workin on Reefer madness is awesome, 3 essays on Weed, Migrant workers and porn, it's great, really, easy to read, factual, I like facts!The Other one I'm into is
This is just a rehash of the movie with a little extra, which can be found on the DVD also, it's scary to think how bad people's diets have gotten! Dang, But he writes like I think, so I love it, all sarcastic and shit!
I think I will read something related to Canada next, I'm sick of America as a subject of study, The books I have been readin, not so fun to read, I like them and all, cause they are all books that show some view of reality. But it sure ain't fun to read about Pig Shit geysers "Down on the Farm", and then about migrant Workers at the strawberry farm, sharecropping. It makes me real angry and real creative when I read this crap, Crap makes crap, it's the cycle of crap, the Crap Cycle if you will.... I feel as if I am falling down to their level, I must fight, fight to survive! hahaha Crap On Readin Fools!
Tuesday, May 30, 2006
This is a Great article,
I think I should follow this method when writing Blogs, That I havent been doing in quite a while! (I've been workin and drawin Crab Boy).
I think my problem is that I want to say so much, open up the floodgates, here comes Vinnie, See, one paragraph in Vinnie Speak could cover 10 to 20 topics, Why limit to 1 Idea per Paragraph hahaha, to make the work easier to read I guess!! And that is why I have no Cult Following!!
Thursday, May 04, 2006
Thursday, March 23, 2006
Horror-Scopic, How Hypnotic!
July 22 - August 23
Just when you think you have absolutely no energy left, you are able to kick into high gear. Push beyond your limits today, dear Leo. You will find that you can achieve a great deal more than you think you can. All you need to do is have confidence in yourself to try. You have a huge amount of dynamic power on your side, and you will find that your roar is louder than ever. You are the true king of the jungle today.
Monday, March 20, 2006
the Graphitti I was talking about the other day and other such oddities!Condo-Zilla is here to remind us of the Importance of Affordable Housing for Everyone!
no such luck, there are way more lamp posts round Haliphax!
Wednesday, March 01, 2006
I understand this because I have studies the tools of this devil, I know how Bid-ness Works, I also know how government works, it's a fuckin joke! As an Accountant I am so very fuckin puzzled about the way votes are tallied. Diebold cannot be trusted because they have to maximize shareholder profit and can be motivated by money, I wonder how much this contract was worth to them... Fuck, I Digress, anyway that book was pissin me off so much I decided to stop reading it for a while and flip over to,Al makes me laugh, the forward in The Truth is written by annonomous, I wonder who it could be...?? haha Anyway, these books will complement each other very well, I made it to page 70 of the GW Lies Book, Man that guy lies alot, I think that is why he acts so stupid, so people won't expect that much of him, but that's just my guess... I wonder what kind of relationship he has with his daughters... I mean he does claim to up hold "Family" in the Male, Female and Kids relationship sence of the term... There are infact many different types of relationships in this world, to have a clear view of reality one must accept this... Blah Bla Bla, well, I do like the Footnotes in the GW Lies book,
the 9-11 Lies was just referenced with end notes, I didn't like that aspect, but it was very revealing, and I do I highly recommend it! Open yer Eyes Mutha Fuckas! American's should read this book, really, Lots of good questions in here, unfortunatly, time will tell the truth, and that will be a sad day! Read on muther Fuckers, and never stop reading, I don't care if you read Coultard, just give me something intelligent to argue against!
Thursday, February 09, 2006
Thursday, February 02, 2006
In an on-line commentary published on his website, Paul Weyrich, chairman of the Free Congress Foundation, said that he hopes Mr. Harper will use the next four years to replace Liberal-named judges who back same-sex marriage and abortion with appointees who are more to his liking.
"As has been the case in the United States, cultural Marxism largely has been foisted upon Canada by the courts," Mr. Weyrich wrote, drawing a parallel with the right-wing analysis of what ails America. "If judges who respect the Constitution were to be appointed, they would confirm that such rights are not to be found in that document. Sound familiar?"
Yet Mr. Weyrich, 61, a veteran of the U.S. culture wars, said that despite his hopes for a sharp right turn in Canada, radical change could take a long time. "The people of Canada have become so liberal and hedonistic that the public ethic in the country immediately could not be reversed. But with leadership, it may well be possible to change the public ethic."
Marx·ism Pronunciation Key (märk szm)n
The political and economic philosophy of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels in which the concept of class struggle plays a central role in understanding society's allegedly inevitable development from bourgeois oppression under capitalism to a socialist and ultimately classless society.
I do believe in a free education for all citizens of Canada, I think that it is the one tool that the Government should be able to provide.
he·don·ism P Pronunciation Key (h dn- zm)
Pursuit of or devotion to pleasure, especially to the pleasures of the senses.
Philosophy. The ethical doctrine holding that only what is pleasant or has pleasant consequences is intrinsically good.
Psychology. The doctrine holding that behavior is motivated by the desire for pleasure and the avoidance of pain.
Life is inherantly painful, but if one can keep a clear mind, and see what is really hapening, then that can make life less painful. You have to follow some steps to attain a clear mind, no drugs, no boozin it up! Life is a pretty great journy in and of itself, sometimes it feels bleek and hopeless, especially when Rosie O'Donnel comes on TV and says that Canada is supposed to be the USA's moral conscience, WTF is up with that. I used to enjoy the Rosie Show, but a position (as a Moral Objector??? WTF can I do, I cannot effect legislation in America, so all I do is tell americans how stupid they are, well, that doesent really fuckin work! I know it's because I'm such a jackass about the way I choose to say things, ah well) like that is one I do not want to have, I fight with fuckin American's quite enough about their shitass Ideals, it's like the Jerry Springer Show really, That show is a good example of what is bad in society I think, it happens in Canada too, so it is not limited to our southren neighbours. Where was I..... Drink More Coffee... Need to Stop, Must Clear Mind ,, Hummmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm
Sunday, January 29, 2006
Saturday, January 28, 2006
Friday, January 27, 2006
Gore is warning us of the evil Primeminister Harpy, that wants to pluck Canada out of the Kyoto aggereement, I mean emissions are goin up, and global warming is great, soon there will be no atlantic canada, think of the savings!
"Hopefully that will not happen thanks to the minority victory," Gore said of Canada's involvement in Kyoto.
Gore believes the issue of the oilsands and the sway he contends the industry holds with Harper didn't garner news coverage during the election because "media concentration has taken a toll on democratic principles around the world, and Canada is no exception."
Tuesday, January 24, 2006
Saturday, January 21, 2006
" It has been known, officially, that bin Laden died of kidney failure in a Pakistani hospital in August of 2002 and obviously isn’t making any tapes now. A live bin Laden, however, is a good boogyman with which to terrify the American public into slavishly believing our government is trying to protect them"
I knew that bin Laden Fool was dead, now someone inform the CIA! Haha, reminds me of what some Americans like to say to me, "Fuck your facts" hahaha Guess this is post 911 Dreamworld where anything can happen, dispite facts or whatnot. ya gotta keep em scared I guess, to remain overlord and remove people's freedoms you gotta make up shit to keep em afraid. It's called an Amygdala Hijack, when you are so emotional that you are not even thinkin straight. guess I live my life in an Amygdla Hijack!
Actually, Here's a list of the Books I will be reading in the neat few weeks:
Al Franken - Rush Limbaugh is a Big Fat Idiot (Done)
Michael Moore - Stupid White Men (fin)
Thierry Meyssan - 9/11 The Big Lie
David Corn - The Lies of George W. Bush
Donald J. Trump - How to Get Rich
Thursday, January 12, 2006
Beam weapons almost ready for battle - Space.com - MSNBC.com: "Beam weapons almost ready for battle"
Oh Great, the Weaponization of space is complete, time for evil plan #2 Kill all those who do not obey! You will be controlled by the great eyeball in the sky, you must conform, you must! Hahahaha, this shit is priceless, the news I mean, it cracks me up. And it's pretty scarry too, I'm glad that Canada didn't want any part of that, but now we are just another target really, I mean, the states has nukes pointed everywhere, so it's nothing new, I don't know if Canada does... I will have to look into that one.
stone-throwing ritual at the Hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia, officials
Yikes, I would never want to go to Mecca if it ment being crushed like this. It's not an AC/DC concert people! Unsecured Baggage on top of a bus fell off and caused everyone to trip and some to die, that would be such a horrific experience... And that's why I don't go to church! bah, stay home and meditate!
Wednesday, January 11, 2006
Wednesday, boosted by its decision to use Intel Corp. microprocessors
to help it grab a bigger share of the desktop PC market."
Oh Yeah! Fuckin Rights! Mac now runs windows also! that is great, I mean they make top of the line hardware, why not release it to the windows market also! Fuckin Genius!
Over at Vive Le Canada we get an awesome report on Jack Layton's performance in the Debate Lastnight, let's listen..."Jack Layton was the only candidate who answered questions directly and gave credible information about his party’s policies. While the Liberals and Conservatives talked about issues such as: day care, health care and long term care for seniors, Jack Layton reminded Canadians that it was the NDP party which forced the Liberals to pass a budget with social spending last winter." (by Kevin Parkinson) Ok, so that was cool, Layton is deffinatly the workin Man's man, I mean I aspire to be a workin man! and even if I continue in a state of brokeassedness for a few more weeks, at least I will know that I will be voting for a party that would like to see prosperity and fair treatment for all. Companies are really made up of a group of people called the "Share Holders", and they are not held accountable for the unethical actions of their companies. Private healthcare drives up the cost of Public healthcare and takes many good medical students out of the small pool of doctors for the rest of us. Indicating factors of a Country's Prosperity are it's educational system and Medical system, this is nothing new that I am saying here, just rehashing old shit, but it's kinda fun to put together, Like Shit Lego, What shall I make now! haha
this is funny because so many artists drew their versions of the Maxx for a trading card set, I had to put my crappy style to work and came up with this beauty! I'm watching the Maxx on DVD right now, it's great, Pete copied it on to DVD, but I want Cool Packaging and an Interview with Sam Keith and some good shit like that!
Tuesday, January 10, 2006
Saturday, January 07, 2006
Wednesday, December 28, 2005
Thursday, December 22, 2005
I think that's Doug the Slug! Woody Wood Bug, Black Ant,
Some Fine ass Lady bugs and a good ol' Spider to round out the bunch.
Blue Bug lovin Critter was Born!
Wednesday, December 14, 2005
Who is America Bashing here??? I said that I love America, I'm just Pissed that the Right wing Extreemists have taken over America and are involved in yet another "Holy" war, and that effects us Globaly, so I have a right to speak my voice, I will never shut up! hahahahaha, "Wilkie, yer doin a Heckofa Job!" bwahahahahahahahahahahaha, I will post more later, I got a Heckofa Rant Brewin fer you Folks!
Friday, December 09, 2005
The 14 Defining Characteristics Of Fascism (Modern Republicanism)
by Dr. Lawrence Britt
Dr. Lawrence Britt has examined the fascist regimes of G.W. Bush (USA), Hitler (Germany), Mussolini (Italy), Franco (Spain), Suharto (Indonesia) and several Latin American regimes. Britt found 14-defining characteristics common to each:
1. Powerful and Continuing Nationalism -
Fascist regimes tend to make constant use of patriotic mottos,
slogans, symbols, songs, and other paraphernalia. Flags are seen
everywhere, as are flag symbols on clothing and in public displays.
God bless magnetic ribbons.
2. Disdain for the Recognition of Human Rights -
Because of fear of enemies and the need for security, the people in fascist regimes are persuaded that human rights can be ignored in certain cases because of "need." The people tend to look the other way or even approve of torture, summary executions, assassinations, long incarcerations of prisoners, etc.
3. Identification of Enemies/Scapegoats as a Unifying Cause -
The people are rallied into a unifying patriotic frenzy over the need to eliminate a perceived common threat or foe: racial , ethnic or religious minorities; liberals; communists; socialists, terrorists, etc.
4. Supremacy of the Military -
Even when there are widespread domestic problems, the military is given a disproportionate amount of government funding, and the domestic agenda is neglected. Soldiers and military service are glamorized.
We have spent something along the lines of $1.6 Trillion dollars on the military and the war and we have not reduced terrorism one fraction of one percent with our efforts in Iraq. We have not made the country more secure, in fact, we are more at risk now than we ever have been thanks to Bush and his policies.
5. Rampant Sexism -
The governments of fascist nations tend to be almost exclusively
male-dominated. Under fascist regimes, traditional gender roles are made more rigid. Divorce, abortion and homosexuality are suppressed and the state is represented as the ultimate guardian of the family institution.
6. Controlled Mass Media -
Sometimes to media is directly controlled by the government, but in other cases, the media is indirectly controlled by government
regulation, or sympathetic media spokespeople and executives.
Censorship, especially in war time, is very common.
7. Obsession with National Security -
Fear is used as a motivational tool by the government over the masses.
Patriot Act. Do you know what kind of stuff is actually in that thing?
8. Religion and Government are Intertwined -
Governments in fascist nations tend to use the most common religion in the nation as a tool to manipulate public opinion. Religious rhetoric and terminology is common from government leaders, even when the major tenets of the religion are diametrically opposed to the government's policies or actions.
9. Corporate Power is Protected -
The industrial and business aristocracy of a fascist nation often are the ones who put the government leaders into power, creating a mutually beneficial business/government relationship and power elite.
10. Labor Power is Suppressed -
Because the organizing power of labor is the only real threat to a
fascist government, labor unions are either eliminated entirely, or
are severely suppressed.
Unions are being hit heavy. The general work force in America is under attack. Minimum wage being kept below poverty levels when it should be raised to match and reflect the standard cost of living increase. Contracts are biasly handed to government companies that are highly unqualified.
11. Disdain for Intellectuals and the Arts -
Fascist nations tend to promote and tolerate open hostility to higher education, and academia. It is not uncommon for professors and other academics to be censored or even arrested. Free expression in the arts and letters is openly attacked.
Bush has cut funding 4 years straight for all arts programs nationwide.
12. Obsession with Crime and Punishment -
Under fascist regimes, the police are given almost limitless power to enforce laws. The people are often willing to overlook police abuses and even forego civil liberties in the name of patriotism. There is often a national police force with virtually unlimited power in fascist nations.
13. Rampant Cronyism and Corruption -
Fascist regimes almost always are governed by groups of friends and associates who appoint each other to government positions and use governmental power and authority to protect their friends from accountability. It is not uncommon in fascist regimes for national resources and even treasures to be appropriated or even outright stolen by government leaders.
Not one person in Bush's cabinet is qualified. Every single person Bush has employed has been because of friendship, not experience, not tallent, not qualifications, but friendship, and friendship alone. Which accounts for the drastic slide downward in everything concerning our countries vitality and progress.
14. Fraudulent Elections -
Sometimes elections in fascist nations are a complete sham. Other times elections are manipulated by smear campaigns against or even assassination of opposition candidates, use of legislation to control voting numbers or political district boundaries, and manipulation of the media. Fascist nations also typically use their judiciaries to manipulate or control elections.
We should all know by now this has happened twice in a row.
And there you have it, we're not heading toward a fascist state, we are one! Cheers!
Wednesday, December 07, 2005
I ask for the privilege of not being born. . .
not to be born until
You can assure me of a home
and a person to protect me,
and the right to live as long
as I am physically able to enjoy life. . .
not to be born until my body is precious
and people have ceased to exploit it
because it is cheap and plentiful.
Monday, December 05, 2005
councillors eight new buses scheduled to roll out soon will only
maintain current levels of service and will not mean more frequent
service on existing routes."
And Metro Transit (Metro Authority, or what ever that company's name is) will do nothing about the problem, well, isn't that nice! I See this a new bus #81 that goes to some Hemlock Ravine place goin all the time with no one on it! What the Fuck is up with that! The bus system here in Halifax is good, I can't complain, it gets me to work every day, but it could be much better, I would hate to watch the 80 pass by on a nice Blizzardy day. They have bus ads now thanking people for using the Rickiddy ol bus system, well gee Shucks, Thanks fer noticin that I'ma brok ass mutha Fucka and cant afford my own Personal Gas Guzzlin SUV, hahaha!
Thursday, November 10, 2005
the Black Shirt isn't for sale yet, check back soon, I will be gettin one!
Wednesday, November 09, 2005
Tuesday, November 08, 2005
1) THE GIFT OF LISTENING...
But you must REALLY listen. No interrupting, no daydreaming,
no planning your response. Just listening.
2) THE GIFT OF AFFECTION...
Be generous with appropriate hugs, kisses,
pats on the back and handholds.
Let these small actions demonstrate the love you have for family and
3) THE GIFT OF LAUGHTER...
Email funpages to your friends. Share articles and funny stories.
Your gift will say, 'I love to laugh with you.'
4) THE GIFT OF A WRITTEN NOTE...
It can be a simple 'Thanks for the help' note or a full sonnet.
A brief, handwritten note may be remembered for a lifetime,
and may even change a life.
5) THE GIFT OF A COMPLIMENT...
A simple and sincere, 'You look great in red,'
'You did a super job' or 'That was a wonderful meal'
can make someone's day.
6) THE GIFT OF A FAVOR...
Every day, go out of your way to do something kind.
7) THE GIFT OF SOLITUDE...
There are times when we want nothing better than to be left alone.
Be sensitive to those times
and give the gift of solitude to others.
8) THE GIFT OF A CHEERFUL DISPOSITION...
The easiest way to feel good is to
extend a kind word to someone,
really it's not that hard to say, 'Hello' or 'Thank You'."
Tuesday, November 01, 2005
This is a great article, I suggest you all take a read, a Paruse if you will, now stop driving your one person Ass all over town in your big Stinky SUV! I do not have a Vehicle, mainly because I am Poor, but that is ok, my conscience is clear about the pollution I spew, Reduce, Recycle, Re-use, Invest in Bike Lanes, invest in vehicles that produce less emissions, DEMAND that your vehicles produce less emissions, only drive when you need to.
If there is a Future, the people in the future will look back at us as fools, because we burned up all of our petrolium! There is not an endless supply in the desert like Shiek Abdul Opex would like you to think! Production is goin down and now it is time to tighten the belt and get down to fuckin business!
Monday, October 31, 2005
well, that is some mighty fine lyin' that the media did there, I knew that people would not want to have sex after they had just been through so much trauma. I feel pretty stupid for even tryin to believe that.
I hate the media that is owned by big corporations who control the government, yeah, this shit happens in Canada too. Really, when American Media says something, Canadian media should be there to say, "Wait a second here, that is not the truth", in this case, that was impossible because no one was allowed in, not even the relief that a lot of countries around the world sent, yet America, in all it's wisdom decided that the help was not needed.
Media, Will you ever stop Lyin to Me,
It's like Propoganda for the 21st Century!
I mean, if I was in that situation, getting the Necessities to everyone involved would be my first concern, and I suspect that there was more people looking for food than Plasma TV Looting, I suspect that this informnmation was created out of panic, Rumour, and a sprinkling racisim, cause it's not too difficult to make a white person scared of a black person, they murder and rape ya know! (vinnie hangs his head in shame for even considering that those rape stories were truth) This is just another lie propogated by the American Media to make the Government look, well... Not so bad, "Why arn't more people helping?" blame the Dangerous black man! People were dyin and could have been saved but, because america wants to hide it's BLACK eye, it wears an eye patch, yet the other eye is blind! How's that for some crazy analogy makin!
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Thursday, October 27, 2005
Last! Number 123"
I thought that looked like a controlled demolition, guess a few others saw that too! This is what Haliburton will do for increased profits! Yum Yum, more money for us! you guys gotta go check out the Cheney Bio I linked, it's crazy!
Wednesday, October 26, 2005
This wonderful program is 41 minutes long, and well worth watching. It really pieces things together, Bet some of you will find it kinda "Michael Mooreish" in it's exposure of what is really going on. Don't let the Man keep you down, Fight The Power! Haha
Tuesday, October 18, 2005
Dang, I would expect better of Canadian corporations and people too! It's no surprize though, there are a lot of SUVs on the streets, Halifax Harbour (they are workin on that). But I think we are gettin better. There are the recycling people like me, who like to sepperate garbage. I'm glad homeless people can get a little money by collecting recyclables, that's a good thing. Yeah, a solar pannel on every building, thats what I wanna see! Why not wind mills atop high rises! Now thats an Idea! Rockit Like a Hurricane Bitches!
Monday, September 26, 2005
Haven't heared back from Carmen yet about a position I interviewed for last Monday, I will bug her again this afternoon I guess, I gotta go get Kitty food now, I will go see Mike too, try to get tha money, I will also offer my services in Toy inventory expertise! Yeah, So go read some crabboy comics and leave me some feedback!
Thursday, September 08, 2005
Wednesday, September 07, 2005
BURNT FOR ENERGY?
We need more food, not more shit to burn!
Decentralized farms woud help w/ distribution of foods because of foods perishable nature.
hopefull the agriculturalists will remember that Hemp is an important crop too, with many more uses than elephant grass.
Monday, September 05, 2005
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Saturday, August 20, 2005
Friday, August 12, 2005
"We're not the public service of Canada, we're not just another department. We are the Canadian Forces and our job is to be able to kill people."
- Rick Hillier, Canada's new Chief of Defence Staff
Listening to Mike Malloy, the afganistan invasion isn't going so well, that's not hard to believe, this war is a lie all around, and president Liar now must force his alies to help him out. I hope Canada does it right, that we help the people, and not hurt the people... Here's the Government of Canada's website dedicated to our Afganistan occupation. Don't let the Liberals touch that money, they will give it to an Advertising firm that does no work