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Live Broadcast 2/9/12 ATR News!

Alabama Truth Radio
Live Broadcast February 9th, 2012

On tonight’s broadcast JB talks about Mythbusters being banned from covering RFID chips, 26 things you’re saying by not supporting Ron Paul, Gov Bentley’s bad budget plan, EWTN sues the federal government, open forum on HB56 at UAB, the gulf of America, DHS launching domestic drones, and the results of a freedom of info act against DHS!

Stories in tonight’s show:

Mythbusters Banned From Discussing RFID By Visa And Mastercard

26 Things Non-Paul Voters Are Basically Saying

Alabama governor’s budget plan pleases neither lawmakers nor commenters

EWTN Catholic Network sues federal government over contraception mandate

Alabama immigration forum kicks off at UAB with differing views

‘Gulf of America?’ Mississippi lawmaker wants Gulf of Mexico renamed

DHS To Launch Insurgent-Tracking Drones Inside America

Group Forces Congressional Hearing On Big Sis’ Twitter, Drudge Spying

Mythbusters Banned From Discussing RFID By Visa And Mastercard

Posted by JacobSloan

Host Adam Savage of Mythbusters tells how Visa, Mastercard, and Discover had the Discovery Channel put the kibosh on an episode that would have revealed just how “trackable and hackable” the RFID chips found in many credit cards are. It’s a telling example of how corporate advertisers serve as the gatekeepers of mainstream media/entertainment:

Read entire article and see video HERE.