Gameover Zeus – there’s always someone who will click on anything on the internet (video)


Most of us will never have to suffer the effects of a Gameover Zeus internet attack but there is always one person who will open anything on the internet!  Due to copyright restrictions in order to watch the clip you need to type … Continue reading

Tax dodging Amazon patent’s “displaying things” (video)


According to Stephen Colbert, “patents are a fast-track to money town.”  Global billion dollar tax-avoider Amazon agrees with him and that is why they applied for and were recently granted “a patent for photography against a white background.” Yes, that is … Continue reading

Gun store owner targeted by extremists (video)


In a shocking example of anti-gun intolerance, Andy Raymond, a gun store owner from Rockville Maryland received a number of death threats for selling guns.  Ninety per cent of Americans support reasonable measures to control guns from being misused but these … Continue reading

Now Amazon’s involved in the drone wars! (video)


We all know that Amazon’s overnight delivery system takes forever so it was a welcome relief to hear about their plans to speed-up the process. Last Sunday Amazon CEO, Jeff Bezos, announced on 60 Minutes that he intends to launch what he … Continue reading

Drones will be used to enforce ObamaCare….apparently (video)


According to Fox News there could be as many as 30,000 surveillance drones filling the US sky in the not too distant future. There are some that think that these unmanned vehicles could be used to enforce “any” law “including ObamaCare”.  Fortunately, … Continue reading

“Murdoch’s World” and praising Fox like you should! (video)


With the Rebekah Brooks / Andy Coulson phone hacking trial in full-swing Rupert Murdoch watcher and NPR journalist David Folkenflik has released “Murdoch’s World”. Here he is ‘interviewed by Stephen Colbert. Due to copyright restrictions in order to watch the clip you need … Continue reading

Whether conservative or progressive your Daily Mail style science denial is hurting our kids and killing our planet (video)


For years, the Daily Mail has been a leader in offering false and even dangerous health ‘advice’ to its readers.  From its infamous everything gives you cancer stories, to false claims about ‘super foods’ and of course its deadly anti-vaccination campaigns, … Continue reading

The NSA’s posture on collecting your private data: “We collect it all, sniff it all, process it all and exploit it all” (video)


US Secretary of State John Kerry has labelled intelligence leaker Edward Snowden a fugitive from justice who should “man up” and return home.  Mr Kerry added that if Mr Snowden, 30, “believes in America, he should trust the American system … Continue reading

The end of net neutrality is why everything that you enjoy on the internet is about to cost you more (video)


You may not have noticed yet but we have just lost the most important free speech issue of our time. In another example of American un-exceptionalism, global corporate greed has been allowed to run roughshod over other nations’ rights of self-determination.  Two weeks … Continue reading

How banks have hoodwinked you over high frequency trading (video)


I have just heard one of the poorest interviews on the subject of high frequency trading that I have had the misfortune to come across on the usually excellent Today programme on BBC Radio 4. The interviewer, Evan Davis, had the … Continue reading

You know that they’re racist when….. they imply that being black makes you more likely to be a criminal (video)


Fox host Chris Wallace continued Fox’s misguided focus on black crime rates following the acquittal of George Zimmerman, leaving out critical historical context to black crime and the perception of black violence. Due to copyright restrictions in order to watch the clip you need to type … Continue reading

If you have done nothing wrong what have you got to fear: Julian Smith a ‘Right Honourable’ member? (video)


Pulitzer prize winner Carl Bernstein needs no introduction and Jon Snow is, in this humble blogger’s opinion, the best broadcast journalist in the UK. But who is Julian Smith MP? Numpty, d*ckhead or just a  dishonourable ‘member’? You decide. …….. … Continue reading

If you have done nothing wrong you have EVERYTHING to fear: Part 2 There are no friends in the spying game (video)


 UK USA Agreement on Spying 10may55 Text and additional AV to follow …….. if you have done nothing wrong you have nothing to fear. Related articles If you have done nothing wrong you have EVERYTHING to fear: Part 1 Glenn Greenwald interview If … Continue reading

Obama’s drone strikes are murder – it’s that simple (video)


President Obama’s murderous extra judicial killing sprees are a stain on his administration and must end. Drone attacks kill and maim thousands including women and children and these murders make him no different to Saddam or Gaddafi. Here is Stephen Colbert’s short but … Continue reading

If you have done nothing wrong you have EVERYTHING to fear: Part 1 Glenn Greenwald interview (video)


Watching Britain’s top spies today reminded me of how politicians and the security services like to tell us that our intelligence services operate within the law and “if we have done nothing wrong we have nothing to fear”.  Recent revelations by Edward Snowden … Continue reading