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Not related to the current season, but still awesome:
Ferguson Residents Get Body Cameras to Record Police Copwatch raises $6,000 to purchase 110 body cameras for Ferguson residents.
Apparently freedom isn't the only thing we've exported to our Iraqi friends over the past decade: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/21/world/middleeast/suspicions-run-deep-in-iraq-that-cia-and-the-islamic-state-are-united.html?_r=2
http://dailycaller.com/2014/09/10/michael-moore-obama-a-huge-disappointment-will-be-known-as-first-black-president/ Since he's the guy who wrote that kittens and rainbows, pie-in-the-sky tripe, I'd say not as he had hoped.
I can't imagine what living in a country must be like where half its citizens want to form their own country and half are happy where they are. Maybe it's Scotland that needs to be split in two? And yes, I thought some of the video footage was open to interpretation, but seeing the footage of the YES vote in the NO pile made me sit up a bit and take notice. Also, while the last people you want telling you that you ran a shoddy election is Russia (I mean, you could drown...
I can get on board with that sentiment, lsbister. Was hoping for their independence, but wanted a different party leading the way.
Or when you try and protect your grandchild from someone who has just busted down your door:http://www.unionleader.com/article/20140919/NEWS03/140918916
What were your thoughts on the mobile phone camera footage though? Despite me hoping that they got their independence, I'll also admit that I'm certainly not the most informed on where things stood up until the vote, but didn't the YES vote have a lead going into the vote? I just find it strange that they lost that badly.
Apparently these people thought so too: https://www.change.org/p/alex-salmond-we-the-undersigned-demand-a-revote-of-the-scottish-referendum-counted-by-impartial-international-parties
So this showed up in the old Facebook feed: As soon as I saw the name of the video uploader I rolled my eyes, but the video is actually pretty damning.
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