Thought for the day

"It is hard to imagine a more stupid or more dangerous way of making decisions than by putting those decisions in the hands of people who pay no price for being wrong." -- Thomas Sowell


Health officials gain guardianship of baby whose parents refused vaccinated blood transfusion MikeRivero Wed, 12/07/2022 - 12:50

A New Zealand high court judge has ruled in favour of health authorities who sought guardianship of a baby boy after his parents refused to consent to a transfusion of “vaccinated blood” in a life-saving operation.

The landmark decision, delivered on Thursday, is expected to have wide-ranging ramifications and has become a focus of protests for anti-vaxxers who held demonstrations outside the courtroom.

Fires sparked by e-bike and e-scooters surge by up to 150% in a year as experts warn of dangers of exploding lithium batteries ahead of Christmas sales boom malterwitty Wed, 12/07/2022 - 10:37

Experts have today issued a safety warning to people this Christmas after figures showed fires caused by exploding lithium batteries in e-scooters and e-bikes soared in a year.

Data from Zurich Insurance (not insurers right?) showed blazes sparked by the electric vehicles powered by lithium batteries had risen by 149% from 67 in 2020 to 167 last year.

This surge triggered the insurance company to issue a Christmas safety warning leading up to the festive boom.

For the first time in quite a while, COVID-19 rates are up again.

Many believe this is evidence of widespread infections, and action must be taken.

Just The News says, “For the first time in months, California’s 7-day COVID-19 test positivity rate reached 10.8% over the last week, indicating the increased spread of the virus as state officials report a rise in COVID-19 hospitalizations.”

The globalist cabal that invented and drove the make-believe COVID narrative is facing growing problems, as holes in the logic just keep getting larger over time. Case in point: The irrational promotion of vaccine equity.1

According to the World Health Organization and other globalist strongholds, the Western world must sponsor vaccine deliveries to developing nations to make sure everyone has an equal chance at survival.2

We've come across what could be another automotive company intentionally detuning engines so it can offer performance packages to customers via an over-the-air update. 

Swedish EV car company Polestar, a subsidiary of Volvo and Geely, is charging customers $17.50 per horsepower in an over-the-air software update for the long-range, dual-motor variant of the 2, reported Autoblog

Dr. Anthony Fauci testified last week he couldn't recall that a major study published in an influential medical journal was retracted after it erroneously found that hydroxychloroquine was ineffective and potentially harmful in treating COVID-19 and couldn't remember the names or details of other studies he leaned on to back his claim that the drug was ineffective.

Gov. Ron DeSantis said Florida wants to hold vaccine makers liable over claims about the mRNA shots that DeSantis said aren’t true.

DeSantis made the announcement during a Republican Party of Florida event on Saturday, according to American Greatness.