links for 2011-07-03

  • "Eventually, however, we get to "domestic Insurrections amongst us," and here it comes, the phrase that distresses me so much after spending close to a decade meeting, and listening to, Native Americans, that I can barely stand to read it, nor type it.
    '… the merciless Indian Savages.'"
  • "Archeologists have reportedly uncovered over $11 billion in treasure at Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, according to AFP. The treasure has been found in at least 5 vaults."

    "However, the best may have been saved for last. According to the AFP, researchers are yet to have opened one secret chamber that hasn't been opened in 140 years."

  • "We, the People of the United States of America, reject the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling in Citizens United, and move to amend our Constitution to:
    * Firmly establish that money is not speech, and that human beings, not corporations, are persons entitled to constitutional rights.
    * Guarantee the right to vote and to participate, and to have our vote and participation count.
    * Protect local communities, their economies, and democracies against illegitimate "preemption" actions by global, national, and state governments.
    The Supreme Court is misguided in principle, and wrong on the law. In a democracy, the people rule. We Move to Amend."