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47of74 posted a topic in Wide World of SnarkSome good news out of Michigan And what the fuck took Michigan so long in removing the exception?
doggie posted a topic in Other Religionshttp://www.lifenews.com/2016/04/26/watch-satanists-mock-killing-of-unborn-children-in-bizarre-and-grotesque-protest/?utm_source=fark&utm_medium=website&utm_content=link
This is sad. Shame on Snyder. The National Guard sent dozens of additional members into Flint, Michigan, on Monday to help address the impoverished city's water crisis, as Gov. Rick Snyder came under widening criticism — from residents and presidential candidates — for his handling of a massive exposure to lead. The 70 new guardsmen more than doubled the number already in Flint to hand out bottled water, filters and testing kits in the city's worst-hit neighborhoods. The first wave of troops arrived over the weekend, while President Obama declared a state of emergency and ordered the Federal Emergency Management Agency to join the effort. The contamination is linked to Flint's decision — under the oversight of a city manager appointed by Snyder — to save money by taking tap water from the Flint River. Soon after the April 2014 switch, some of the city's 100,000 residents began complaining about the taste, smell and appearance of the water. Tests later showed the river water lacked proper treatment, causing lead to leach from old pipes. Local children have shown elevated levels of lead in their blood, a condition that can cause permanent brain damage. Another problem in Detroit their public school system. This is a disgrace. Detroit’s students are trying to learn while breathing in black mold and sitting in classrooms filled with buckets catching toilet water leaking through the ceiling. And that’s not even the worst part. Republican Governor Rick Snyder is not only using the financial emergency management laws to poison children in Flint; he’s doing the same thing in Detroit via the public school system, which the state has controlled for the last seven years. Darnell Earley, the same emergency manager who oversaw the changes in Flint’s water system, is currently in charge of Detroit’s public schools. I believe flint residents are 60% black and Detroit has a 80% black population(correct me if I'm wrong) This is so damn sad. Seriously someone needs to be held accountable. How can anyone be so damn cruel.
A random killing spree in Kalamazoo has left 6 dead 3 wounded, including a teen. Suspect is a white male in his 50s. When is it going to end? Iy thoughts are with the victims and their families. http://www.cnn.com/2016/02/21/us/michigan-kalamazoo-county-shooting-spree/
47of74 posted a topic in Wide World of SnarkThen this happened up in Michigan; thesmokinggun.com/buster/car-crash/pantless-man-in-fatal-crash-639205 Sounds like a Darwin award winner to me.