terrorism

The War In Syria is A Confusing Mess, But This Video May Help [VIDEO]
To be perfectly honest, I didn't really have much of an idea of what was going on in Syria until the whole Syrian Refugee debate blew up on social media.  Everyone is weighing in on whether or not we should allow refugees into the United States.  I think that it's important to understand what exactl…
TSA To Remove All Body Imaging Scanners From Airports By June
The TSA has announced that they will begin to remove all body image scanners or aka "backscatter" machines by June.  Unfortunately, they were still in operation at the Memphis airport yesterday when I flew back to Minnesota.  I can tell you from personal experience that t…
FBI Foils Plot to Bomb Federal Reserve Building in New York
A man drove from Long Island, New York, into Lower Manhattan earlier today in a van he thought was filled with explosives. He parked the van close to the Federal Reserve building, just a few blocks from the World Trade Center, and planned to detonate it using a cell phone from a nearby hotel.
The exp…
September 11 Commemorative Items – Which Go Too Far?
With every historical tragedy comes an array of items honoring victims of the event, and September 11 is no different.
In the 10 years since the attacks, a slew of products have been created to commemorate the tragic events of the day — with some being less tactful than others.
Do these goods (like a …