Incompetence

Teacher sends pics of her breasts to students, they are suspended

Posted October 19th, 2012 by phonon
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The class had been playing with a school iPad during a lesson when the topless pictures popped up on the screen. The teacher's iPhone is believed to have accidentally synched with the tablet device — and transferred all her naughty private snaps. Four pupils playing a game on the iPad clicked on the folder and got a surprise peek. Now THEY have been suspended and threatened with expulsion from Highland Middle School in Anderson, Indiana, US.

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We Fund Dependency

Posted October 7th, 2012 by pmfalcon
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"There are no jobs!" That is what people told me outside a government "jobs center" in New York City. But, 4 researchers quickly found 40 job openings. So what goes on at these government "job centers?" I asked a college intern, to find out. Her conclusions:
--It's easier to get welfare than to work.
--The government would rather sign me up for welfare than help me find work.
--America has taxpayer-funded bureaucracies that encourage people to be dependent. They incentivize people to take "free stuff," not to take initiative.

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Shrine of the Statists

Posted September 14th, 2012 by Rob just Rob
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A political cartoon of statism, I'd say it's a pretty accurate summation.

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DOJ drops charges against websites seized for 17 months

Posted August 30th, 2012 by stuntmantdave
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"These sorts of abuses are likely to continue until there are adequate safeguards to assure accountability."

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(Another) FedGov Suck-Cess Story: Volt Production Suspended.....

Posted August 28th, 2012 by kelvin
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General Motors is halting, for a month, the manufacture of its well-known but seldom-sold Chevrolet Volt extended-range electric car, according to trade publication Automotive News.

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The 5 Most Embarrassing Failures in the History of War | Cracked.com

Posted August 20th, 2012 by Karrde188
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We really don't get enough stories about incompetent soldiers. Think about it: It's a real disservice to war heroes if we never give people anything to compare them to. The very reason bravery and quick wits under fire are to be celebrated is because they're rare.

So let's take a moment to celebrate some of the hilariously stupid shit that goes on in the name of war.

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Truck owner wants DEA to pay up after botched sting

Posted July 29th, 2012 by stuntmantdave
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Commandeered by one of his drivers, who was secretly working with federal agents, the truck had been hauling marijuana from the border as part of an undercover operation. And without Patty's knowledge, the Drug Enforcement Administration was paying his driver, Lawrence Chapa, to use the truck to bust traffickers.

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The 5 Stupidest Things Ever Done With Borders

Posted July 22nd, 2012 by Karrde188
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Where you find a border, you usually find somebody pissed off about it. Borders are drawn by wars, treaties and political machinations that sometimes leave things in a state of disarray. And then, sometimes, things get really crazy ...

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Documents about Camp Lejeune’s toxic water - Military cover-up?

Posted July 21st, 2012 by ecigarettes
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Thousands of newly released documents about water contamination at Camp Lejeune add to the evidence that the military long knew about tainted tap water blamed for deaths and illnesses among Marines and their families, and that officials covered up the information for years, a North Carolina congressman said Friday. On Thursday, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., released more than 8,500 Department of Defense documents relating to the water contamination that continued at the base for decades.

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Pentagon: American taxpayer dollars at risk of fraud, waste, and abuse

Posted July 19th, 2012 by ecigarettes
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The Office of the Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction (SIGIR) released its final major audit over the weekend, delivering quite a bottom line: it cannot say how much U.S taxpayers lost while trying to rebuild Iraq, but it was a lot. The U.S. government Iraq relief and reconstruction program had serious internal control weaknesses that put billions of American taxpayer dollars at risk of fraud, waste, and abuse. The precise amount lost to fraud and waste may never be known, but SIGIR’s audits and investigations have demonstrated that the amount could be substantial.

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