Archive for the ‘Safety Nazis’ Category

iPads bring Down Planes?

Sunday, December 25, 2011 18:04 4 Comments

This article in the New York Times addresses a very simple question with the truth. The Federal Aviation Administration has its reasons for preventing passengers from reading from their Kindles and iPads during takeoff and landing. But they just don’t add up. …When EMT Labs put an Amazon Kindle through a number of tests, the company consistently [...]

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Food Safety Hysteria Shuts Down Good Samaritan

Friday, December 23, 2011 7:02 2 Comments

An article from the Billings Gazette reads: The upstart entrepreneur had enlisted the help of more than 30 volunteers, including his extended family, to help make and deliver free meals to shut-ins on Christmas Day. His grandma made 11 types of cookies, Albertsons donated turkey, and Meadow Gold donated 75 cartons of milk. Cody Walter [...]

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Ma Bell Murderers?

Wednesday, August 17, 2011 21:43 1 Comment

The interminable scaremongering from the government-media machine has turned Americans into perpetually spooked fools. Always be afraid. Always fear the unknown. Always crave this fabricated notion of “safety.” Folks are not taught to become self-reliant by learning and loving guns and the fighting arts, or becoming more savvy and prepared. Instead, they live in fear [...]

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Developing Future Food Safety Police With … Legos?

Tuesday, August 9, 2011 11:23 1 Comment

The mighty food safety bureaucrats are on a continual quest for some kind of safety from all of the lurking dangers that are apparently epidemic, and we need to be continually reminded that these dangers exist. Hence the invasion of food safety indoctrination into every aspect of our lives. A reader, Jon Crane, an eco-ag [...]

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Corn Industry to Provide Health Warnings?

Sunday, June 26, 2011 9:17 1 Comment

I recently blogged about the scary government warnings that will start to appear on cigarette packs to “inform” the consumer of the dangers of the product they choose to buy. Many readers questioned why similar warnings aren’t found on all items that pose some sort of safety or health hazard in the short or long [...]

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Cowboy Meets Government Safety Crusade

Wednesday, June 22, 2011 6:53 No Comments

What would a cowboy or bull rider look like after a series of laws were passed to keep him safe? See here.

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Government Coercion Improves Our Collective Health

Tuesday, June 21, 2011 20:56 1 Comment

Another safety nazi crusade from the save-you-from-yourself nannies, this time in King County, Washington. People who hope to beat the summer heat by swimming, floating or boating on rivers in King County must wear a life vest or face an $86  fine. This new ordinance applies to kids 12 and under when on a boat [...]

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Keeping Kids Healthy and Safe

Sunday, May 8, 2011 7:46 2 Comments

Smarties and Pixy Stix are the new gateway drugs. These dangerous substances are now illegal at a middle school in Michigan because kids are “smoking” them. The school principal has noted that “huge amounts” of smarties wrappers are being found on school grounds, and this ban is for the purpose of keeping kids “healthy and [...]

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The ‘Ask Karen’ Safety Nazi (Except It’s Not This Karen)

Saturday, May 7, 2011 21:27 2 Comments

The USDA has put out a press release that once again – expect no less – puts fear mongering on the top shelf, and inserts Big Government and its “expert advice” as the solution to your confusion and alleged lack of discernment. WASHINGTON, May 5, 2011 — Just in time for summer grilling and picnic [...]

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Public Housemaids Regulate Kickball and Freeze Tag

Friday, April 22, 2011 18:00 2 Comments

In the People’s Republic of Bloomberg, new state laws are regulating the activities in day camps. The Health Department created a list of “risky” recreational activities, and any camp programs that offer “two or more organized recreational activities – with at least one of them on the risky list – is deemed a summer camp and [...]

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