## Thomas Paine

To argue with a person who has renounced the use of reason is like administering medicine to the dead.

## Sunday, April 8, 2012

### 8 April - Blogs I'm Following

• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 2 minutes ago
Vigilantes are vowing to hunt down Karen Matthews in an online hate campaign after she was released from prison this week. Websites have been bombarded with threats made against the 36-year-old who was n...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 2 minutes ago
TULSA, Oklahoma (AP) — Police backed by a helicopter arrested two white men early Sunday and said they would face murder charges in the recent shootings that terrorized Tulsa's black community and left thr...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 15 minutes ago
A magnitude 4.9 earthquake has struck the Unimak Island Region, Alaska at a depth of 12 km (7.4 miles), the quake hit at 13:11:26 UTC Sunday 8th April 2012 The epicenter was 180 km (112 miles) West of Fal...
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 25 minutes ago
"Police track cellphones without court approval" by Eric Lichtblau | New York Times, April 01, 2012 WASHINGTON - Law enforcement *tracking of cellphones*, once the province mainly of federal agents, has...
• posted by Mike Philbin at Mike Philbin's Free Planet blog - 26 minutes ago
you know what I mean, and this is so short and sweet I can't believe it. Iff commercially available pieces of manufactured technology like mobile phones and and their APPs and laptops and and their OSs and...
• posted by 2old2care at Because I Can - 38 minutes ago
You might want to keep this site in your bookmarks as he will be updating companies. Gotta give this person credit - this is a lot of work. Kinda shows what one person with a mission is capable of. *Tweet...
• posted by Rufus at News From Atlantis. - 50 minutes ago
Feminism is one of the great Zionist lies which has been used to beat Europeans into submission. By pitting men against women in an un-natural fight, the self-chosen rulers of our oppressed lands have und...
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 53 minutes ago
*In Massachusetts?* *"a two-week trial from which all black and all female prospective jurors were dismissed**"* "The long, hard half-life of Lawyer Johnson; The last man sentenced to die here was freed ...
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 1 hour ago
*Looting and lying seem to have that effect, yeah.* "Timothy Cahill’s defense undercut by record; Lottery sales did not dip before he ran ads" by Frank Phillips | Globe Staff, April 08, 2012 Former stat...
• posted by James C Morton at Morton's Musings - 1 hour ago
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 1 hour ago
"The ‘story of the century’ brought newsrooms to life; Titanic disaster changed the way events were covered" by Christopher Sullivan | Associated Press, April 08, 2012 The front page of the New York Ti...
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 1 hour ago
*It is my belief God wants me right here. * "Pope holds Easter vigil at basilica" by Frances D’Emilio | Associated Press, April 08, 2012 VATICAN CITY - Pope Benedict XVI, carrying a tall, lit candle, us...
• posted by jurassicpork at Welcome Back to Pottersville - 1 hour ago
Or, as we say in our household, the day Jesus turned into a flying zombie.
• posted by New Orleans Ladder at New Orleans Ladder - 1 hour ago
NFL’s Roger Goodell cares more for cash than safety ~Miami Herald ~Hat tweet~ *Free Sean Payton Now* ‏ @*SaintsReporter* Our times: Blasting the Mississippi River levee at Caernarvon ~Also~2011 Mississippi...
• posted by DownWithTyranny at DownWithTyranny!- 1 hour ago
A friend of mine in Congress, a Democrat who serves alongside Florida Republican Cornelius MacGillicuddy IV (AKA- Connie Mack) tells me Connie-- and his wife Mary Bono-- are very pleasant people. "They're...
• posted by Not a sheep at Not a sheep - 2 hours ago
The BBC has a long history of consumer champion programmes from That's Life to whatever Anne Robinson vehicle is currently running. Will they be looking into the absolute scandal that The Telegraph has dis...
• posted by laura k at wmtc - 2 hours ago
This is one of the most iconic photos in sports history: the Olympics, 1968, Mexico City. As the Star Spangled Banner begins to play, gold-medal winner Tommie Smith and bronze-medal winner John Carlos, e...
• posted by Owen Gray at Northern Reflections - 2 hours ago
Over the next four years, the Harper government will cut $523.5 million from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Rights and Democracy was only one of the victims of the cuts. In reality, the Harperites kil... • posted by Land Destroyer at Land Destroyer - 2 hours ago Series of mainstream admissions of US & Israeli state-sponsored terrorism. by Tony Cartalucci April 8, 2012 - Ynetnews reported in their article, "US operated deep in Iran, trained assassins," that, "the... • As Blogger continues to gulp down my labor-intensive posts, I'd like to offer this quickie that I think is incredibly important, and hopefully not tasty enough to tempt the Blog monster this late in the ev... • posted by Penny at Penny for your thoughts - 2 hours ago The latest: *President Assad says he will need written agreement over violence, in move observers say is designed to divide opposition * UN-backed plans for a ceasefire and negotiations in Syria have been... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 3 hours ago (CNN) -- The United States and Afghanistan have reached a landmark deal in a bid to end visceral Afghan anger over special operations raids on local homes, officials from both nations said Sunday. The d... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 4 hours ago (Reuters) - North Korea, pressing ahead with a rocket launch in defiance of a UN resolution, is also preparing a third nuclear weapons test, South Korean news reports said on Sunday, a move bound to scare... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 4 hours ago Japan has deployed missile batteries in central Tokyo and dispatched destroyers as North Korea makes final preparations for a rocket launch that could take place this week despite global condemnation. Th... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 4 hours ago TOKYO (AP) – Just two months ago, amid celebrations of the 1979 Islamic Revolution, an Iranian rocket roared off a military launch pad and placed a 110-pound Earth observation satellite into orbit. The U.... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 4 hours ago (Reuters) - Israel has signaled it would accept, as a first priority, world powers focusing on persuading Iran to stop higher-level uranium enrichment when they resume stalled nuclear negotiations this wee... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 4 hours ago (Reuters) - Pakistani helicopter gunships attacked hideouts on Sunday in a tribal area near the border with Afghanistan on Sunday, killing 14 suspected militants, military sources said. Ten suspected mil... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 4 hours ago Suspected militants have blown up a girls’ primary school building in Mohmand tribal region of northwestern Pakistan, where troops are fighting the Taliban, Press TV reports. Militants used explosive mat... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 4 hours ago (Reuters) - NBC News' decision to air an edited call from George Zimmerman to police in the moments before he shot Trayvon Martin was "a mistake and not a deliberate act to misrepresent the phone call," a... • posted by veritas6464 at VERITAS 6464 - 4 hours ago *Vladimir Ivanovich Dal - Notes about the Ritual Murders* *Dr Vladimir Ivanovich Dahl (Russian spelling – 'Dal') 19th century Russian lexicographer, writer, historian, folklore collector…of Danish-French-... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 4 hours ago Syria's government wants "written guarantees" from the opposition before it withdraws its troops from flashpoints in parts of the country. The foreign ministry statement comes two days before a UN-backed d... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 4 hours ago A father of two who suffered horrific injuries in a bottle attack at a celebrity-packed party held by smartphone firm BlackBerry has died, police said. Phillip Sherriff, 37, was fatally wounded at Pulse ... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 4 hours ago (CNN) -- The police chief of Tulsa, Oklahoma, offered a stern, succinct message Saturday to the man he believes killed three people and critically wounded two others in a spate of seemingly random shooti... • posted by Robert D. Skeels * rdsathene at Schools Matter - 4 hours ago *I was interested in the fact that the scandal over Deasy's PhD hit the headlines at the same time he was hired by Gates. His financial connections with Robert Felner date back to his Santa Monica days &... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 5 hours ago Sanaa, Yemen (CNN) -- Gunmen loyal to former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh attacked the country's main airport with mortars Saturday, forcing authorities to cancel flights, witnesses and officials ... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 5 hours ago A magnitude 4.3 earthquake has struck the Banda Sea, Indonesia at a depth of 559.3 km (347.5 miles), the quake hit at 08:50:02 UTC Sunday 8th April 2012 The epicenter was 185 km (115 miles) North from DIL... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 5 hours ago (CNN) -- Bahraini authorities have charged the daughter of a human rights activist with assaulting a public employee after she tried to visit her father who is on his 60th day of a hunger strike. The Bah... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 5 hours ago (CNN) -- A series of videos appeared online Saturday purporting to show Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri, the highest-ranking member of Saddam Hussein's regime to evade capture, deriding Iraq's current leadership. ... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 5 hours ago (CNN) -- Rescue crews worked through the night to try to retrieve nine miners who have been trapped below ground in southern Peru for days. The miners have been stuck since Thursday in the Cabeza de Negro... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 5 hours ago ROME - (AP) -- Several Romans dressed as gladiators have climbed the Colosseum to protest a crackdown on their unauthorized business of posing with tourists for money. Saturday's protest came three days ... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 5 hours ago TEHRAN, Iran -- The Iranian government, angered by a Reuters' article on an increase in women in Iran training as ninjas, has suspended the reporting credentials of reporters at Reuters' Tehran bureau, wh... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 5 hours ago TOKYO (Kyodo) -- Fifty people were taken to hospital by ambulance with alcohol poisoning between March 31 and Saturday in Tokyo after drinking to excess during cherry blossom viewing parties, the Tokyo Fi... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 5 hours ago FUKUSHIMA (Kyodo) -- The state will start building storage facilities for debris generated by the March 2011 tsunami as early as May at two locations in a coastal area of Naraha town, Fukushima Prefecture... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 5 hours ago NINGBO, China (Kyodo) -- The foreign ministers of Japan, China and South Korea agreed Sunday to make "maximum efforts" to dissuade North Korea from conducting a satellite launch but failed to reach consen... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 5 hours ago Seven people have been injured after an RAF Chinook helicopter made an emergency landing in the United States - in what is being described as a "mishap". The crew was practising how to land the aircraft ... • posted by NO ONE TO VOTE FOR at NO ONE TO VOTE FOR - 5 hours ago . Here in the red team-blue team One-Party state the (not so) secret war against God goes on. On 29th February Lady Smith, sitting in the Court of Session in Edinburgh, ruled that* the senior midwives’ ... • posted by Land Destroyer at Land Destroyer - 5 hours ago Tension ahead of Pyongyang Missile Test Nile Bowie NileBowie.blogspot.com April 8, 2012 As China declares fresh warnings of retaliation against any strike on Iran [1], the regime in Pyongyang shows no si... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 5 hours ago Home Secretary Theresa May plans to crack down on the "abuse" of human rights laws that prevent foreign criminals being thrown out of Britain. Vowing to stop all but the most "exceptional cases" succeedin... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 5 hours ago A devastating avalanche that engulfed a Pakistan army base in the Himalayas has left 135 feared dead, the Pakistan army says. A security official told Sky sources more than 15 bodies have been recovered ... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 5 hours ago A single-engine plane crashed in Naples on Friday afternoon killing its pilot, the host of a popular fishing TV show. Spanish Fly presenter Jose Wejebe, of Florida Keys, died when his kit plane plunged ... • posted by noreply@blogger.com (CoyotePrime) at Running 'Cause I Can't Fly - 5 hours ago For those celebrating the holiday I wish you all a very Happy Easter. To all, a very good and happy day. • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 6 hours ago Charged: Brandon Cain is one of the five men charged with murdering the women, witnesses said that Cain was pursuing one of the victims romantically. Five men have been charged with murdering two women w... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 6 hours ago The unseasonably mild winter kept the mercury high, but could have inflated something else as well – the economy. Cities like New York, Detroit, Chicago, and Minneapolis saw some of their warmest winters ... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 6 hours ago Scientists have discovered a new type of planet - one that travels at high speed to the very edge of the galaxy. The so-called 'hypervelocity planets' are flung out of their usual orbit when the enter th... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 6 hours ago • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 6 hours ago NBC News has fired a producer involved in broadcasting an edited version of a 911 call in which George Zimmerman appears to racially profile Trayvon Martin before shooting him. The employee was reportedl... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 6 hours ago A father has confessed to killed his newborn baby boy because the three-week-old’s crying was disturbing him as he played on a games console, police said. Jacob David Hartley, of Lakeland, Florida, had ... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 6 hours ago Police and FBI officers are still hunting for a man who left three people dead and two others critically wounded in a shooting spree early on Friday morning which is feared to be racially motivated. The ... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 6 hours ago NASA has revealed stunning 3D images of the 14 confirmed tornadoes that devastated parts of Texas last week. The images reveal hugely powerful thunderstorms more than eight miles high were responsible fo... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 6 hours ago A chef who was knifed in the back by his girlfriend while he was sleeping proposed to her in court through her barrister. Gregory Todd, 48, bought a diamond ring to the courtroom as Tiffany Baillie, 32, a... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 6 hours ago A frail 79-year-old man who recently emigrated from China pleaded not guilty yesterday in the brutal slaying of his elderly wife. On Thursday, police in the quiet New England town of Shrewsbury, Massachu... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 6 hours ago A hunt is under way for a gunman who has shot five people in Oklahoma, killing three of them. Police are linking the shootings - which all happened in the predominantly black neighbourhood of Tulsa with... • posted by Anon at aangirfan - 7 hours ago * El-Shater* Mohammed Khairat El-Shater, an Egyptian businessman, could be the MI6 candidate for the Egyptian presidency? El-Shater is the Muslim Brotherhood's candidate for the Egyptian presidential ele... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 7 hours ago A magnitude 4.8 earthquake has struck the Galapagos Triple Junction at a depth of 10.1 km (6.3 miles), the quake hit at 06:24:40 UTC Sunday 8th April 2012 The epicenter was 1189 km (738 miles) WNW of Puer... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 7 hours ago British farmers could be forced to spend about £28 million revamping their pig sheds – because a new ruling from Brussels says gaps in the floors are a millimetre too wide. Many are threatening to quit fa... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 7 hours ago Migrants with criminal convictions will be allowed to apply for jobs which Britons with similar records have no hope of getting under a new regime which will be introduced this month. Britain has signed ... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 7 hours ago A magnitude 4.4 earthquake has struck near the East Coast of Honshu, Japan at a depth of 35 km (21.7 miles), the quake hit at 05:44:53 UTC Sunday 8th April 2012 The epicenter was 93 km (58 miles) ENE from... • posted by Nonoy Oplas at Government and Taxes - 8 hours ago On March 27, 2012, the Noynoy Aquino (PNoy) facebook profile posted this photo (the President riding on it) with the following caption: [Adm-08] *The National Economic and Development Authority is set to p... • posted by Anon at aangirfan - 8 hours ago * Florida* "It would destroy the world environment and our civilization." - *The Fuel Pools of Fukushima* Sold by his mother - *The Moore Show** * *Our Terrorists - Our Men in Iran?* *Batman As An Examp... • posted by Luboš Motl at The Reference Frame - 8 hours ago John Derbyshire was one of the brightest writers in National Review who focused on history, immigration, China, race, and even mathematics – including topics involving the Riemann zeta function. He is co... • posted by Batocchio at Vagabond Scholar - 8 hours ago (This post is part of the annual Blog Against Theocracy. The twitter hatchtag is #AgainstTheocracy.)Rick Santorum's understanding of freedom of religion and the separation of church and state matches his un... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 8 hours ago The teenage girlfriend of a former teacher who abandoned his family to move in with her has ended their controversial relationship amid claims he sexually abused a different student more than a decade ago... • posted by David J. Climenhaga at David Climenhaga's Alberta Diary - 8 hours ago The crew of the Wildrose lays smoke to obscure their exact position. Below: Jane Cawthorne (Writers Guild of Alberta photo). Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith can pass off reports of her party’s (half) hidd... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 8 hours ago A race against time is under way to save to save 130 Pakistani soldiers buried today in an avalanche on the 'world's highest battlefield'. The incident happened early this morning on the Siachen Glacier, ... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 8 hours ago A magnitude 4.5 earthquake has struck Kepulauan Talaud, Indonesia at a depth of 92.5 km (57.5 miles), the quake hit at 05:44:11 UTC Sunday 8th April 2012 The epicenter was 256 km (159 miles) SSE from Gene... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 8 hours ago Despite the years of cruel reality, Margaret Bentham still seemed incredulous as she told her story, a story she once thought she could never share. But with quiet dignity she summed up the ordeal she an... • posted by Majia's Blog at Majia's Blog - 8 hours ago Imagine for a moment the rebirth of some of the great religious figures in history -- including (in alphabetical order) Buddha, Gaia, Jesus, and Mohammed -- Imagine if they were to be briefed on the sta... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 8 hours ago The military hardware that led to 14-year-old Daniel Omar's horrific injuries started life closer to home than you might think. Under the glare of Sudan’s sun, a toddler points skywards at the metallic a... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 9 hours ago William Hague has ruled that key evidence in the ‘body-in-the-bag’ inquest into the death of an MI6 officer be heard in secret. The Foreign Secretary signed an order prohibiting disclosure about details ... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 9 hours ago A magnitude 4.4 earthquake has struck the Galapagos Triple Junction at a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles), the quake hit at 02:31:47 UTC Sunday 8th April 2012 The epicenter was 1017 km (631 miles) Southeast of ... • posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 9 hours ago A magnitude 4.6 earthquake has struck near the East Coast of Honshu, Japan at a depth of 58.3 km (36.2 miles), the quake hit at 22:15:36 UTC Saturday 7th April 2012 The epicenter was 29 km (18 miles) Nort... • posted by Charli Carpenter at The Duck of Minerva - 9 hours ago Though my ISA experience was indeed interrupted both by an ultimate game and a nasty case of the flu, rumors of my disappearance have been wildly exaggerated. A travel-intensive Friday day plus a kid-int... • posted by Matthew at The Coming Crisis - 9 hours ago Neo-Nazis are currently conducting heavily armed patrols in and around Sanford, Florida and are "prepared" for violence in the case of a race riot. The patrols are to protect "white citizens in the area wh... • posted by calgarygrit at CalgaryGrit - 10 hours ago Notes from week 2 of the Alberta election, as Alison Redford tries to resurrect her campaign over Easter Weekend. 1. Daveberta's post on the Wildrose Party's more controversial candidateshas generated ov... • posted by Matthew at The Coming Crisis - 10 hours ago Neo-Nazis are currently conducting heavily armed patrols in and around Sanford, Florida and are "prepared" for violence in the case of a race riot. The patrols are to protect "white citizens in the area wh... • posted by Southern Man at Southern Man - 10 hours ago A third day spent at The Land in labor and contemplation. Actually, not as much contemplation as one would like as Southern Man put Harbor Master on the iPad and he's totally hooked. Nothing warms the hea... • posted by DownWithTyranny at DownWithTyranny!- 10 hours ago *Will the Kochs give Scott Walker a job running one of their toilet paper factories after the recall?* Some clown named George just responded to one of my posts on the Republican War Against Women by clai... • posted by Saman Mohammadi at The Excavator - 10 hours ago *The mad man in the White House needs you to believe in his magic, and that those who question the U.S. government's narrative of the war on terror are mentally ill deviants. * The modern totalitarian... • posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 11 hours ago *I'd like to avoid the tunnel.* "Delivery of T’s new fleet beset by delays" March 27, 2012|Eric Moskowitz, Globe Staff New commuter rail cars designed to replace part of the MBTA’s aging fleet are at lea... • posted by John Carroll at Dying in Haiti - 11 hours ago See this great article on cholera. Article pasted below: ** Cholera Patient--Artibonite (Photo by John Carroll) *APRIL 7, 2012, 3:30 PM* *Saving Lives in a Time of Cholera* *By **TINA ROSENBERG* Damon Wi... • posted by noreply@blogger.com (CoyotePrime) at Running 'Cause I Can't Fly - 11 hours ago 2002, “Heart of the Nile” - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AFVxudmqwNo&feature=related • posted by Northerntruthseeker at Northerntruthseeker - 11 hours ago I have been spending the last while both recuperating from a bout of Sinusitis, a bit of a head cold, and after clearing up those ailments..Catching up on some personal issues with family and friends... ... • posted by James C Morton at Morton's Musings - 11 hours ago Grow dim with age, and Nature sink in years; But thou shalt flourish in immortal youth, Unhurt amid the war of elements, The wreck of matter, and the crush of worlds. Joseph Addison • posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 11 hours ago *You overpaid and are drowning in debt and they built you a pos?* "Big Dig needs$54m light fix; Tunnel fittings must be replaced, officials say" by Sean P. Murphy | Globe Staff, April 05, 2012 The stat...
• posted by Matthew at The Coming Crisis - 12 hours ago
• posted by Libby Spencer at The Impolitic - 12 hours ago
I resisted as long as I could, but I finally checked Texts from Hillary. It's good. Almost Hillarious. [More posts daily at the Detroit News.]
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 12 hours ago
*I would rather watch a movie than read a Globe. * "11 box office kings that became part of Hollywood history; Movies that hit the jackpot (and one that hit an iceberg, too)" by Mark Feeney | Globe Sta...
• posted by David J. Climenhaga at David Climenhaga's Alberta Diary - 12 hours ago
Mr. T: Don’t be messin’ with him! That was then. This just in: Alberta Education Minister Thomas Lukaszuk allegedly assaulted by resident while door knocking in Edmonton-Castle Downs! What’s more, accor...
• posted by noreply@blogger.com (CoyotePrime) at Running 'Cause I Can't Fly - 12 hours ago
*“Final Flight”* by Alex Noble “And death shall have no dominion. Dead men naked they shall be one With the man in the wind and the west moon; When their bones are picked clean and the clean bones gone, Th...
• posted by Matthew at The Coming Crisis - 12 hours ago
• posted by Boris at The Galloping Beaver - 12 hours ago
...please explain their *selection* in the context of *this quote* from real analysts? Russian choices have been guided by a consistent Western tactical air defense plan that has been centered on the F-35...
• posted by Libby Spencer at The Impolitic - 13 hours ago
Not even close to a full throated condemnation of his vile blathering, but good to know there is a place where even *they* will draw the line. National Review actually dumped Derbyshire. Reproducing the po...
• posted by Matthew at The Coming Crisis - 13 hours ago
Pope Benedict XVI, carrying a tall, lit candle, ushered in Christianity's most joyous celebration with an Easter vigil service Saturday night, but voiced fears that mankind is groping in darkness, unable t...
• posted by KenInNY at DownWithTyranny! - 13 hours ago
*by Ken* It would be nice if the reports didn't come bathed in quite so much gloating from PC users long accustomed to virus infestation. Still, for Mac OS X users who, like me, have heretofore smugly tho...
• posted by Jim at Desdemona Despair - 14 hours ago
[image: The beautiful Río Baker in Chile’s Patagonia. March 2011. Berklee Lowrey-Evans] SANTIAGO, Chile, 5 April 2012 (AP) – Chile's Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected challenges by environmental group...
• posted by Saman Mohammadi at The Excavator - 14 hours ago
• posted by Way Way Up at Fort McMurray Adventures - 14 hours ago
Since I am unable to magically transport myself to Ontario to watch my phenom goalie nephew I've been doing my best to keep up to date through my sister and the Internet. His team, the Campbellford Rebels,...
• posted by Not a sheep at Not a sheep - 14 hours ago
Oxford crew member William Zeng used Twitter to send Trenton Oldfield, the protester, a series of emotional messages after the race. Mr Zeng, a doctorate student at Oriel College, tweeted: ‘When I miss...
• posted by noreply@blogger.com (CoyotePrime) at Running 'Cause I Can't Fly - 15 hours ago
*"An Interactive Look to the Heavens" * By Modern Survival Blog "Astronomers have released a picture containing more than one billion stars in our Milky Way galaxy. The full image contains 150 billion...
• posted by noreply@blogger.com (CoyotePrime) at Running 'Cause I Can't Fly - 15 hours ago
*"Peak Civilization: MIT Research Team Predicts Global * *Economic Collapse and Precipitous Population Decline"* by Mac Slavo "Researchers at one of the world’s leading think tanks have developed a computi...
• posted by Matthew at The Coming Crisis - 16 hours ago
Police in Hungary say a 24-year-old man killed four people with a sword and injured three others after a family argument. Laszlo Garamvolgyi of the Hungarian police told reporters that the killer used "we...
• posted by noreply@blogger.com (CoyotePrime) at Running 'Cause I Can't Fly - 16 hours ago
*"What is Hope?"* by Rubin Alves "What is hope? It is the pre-sentiment that imagination is more real and reality is less real than it looks. It is the hunch that the overwhelming brutality of facts tha...
• posted by jurassicpork at Welcome Back to Pottersville - 16 hours ago
If John Derbyshire had thought for a hundred years for a time to write The Talk: Nonblack version, he couldn't have chosen a worse one. With the country more racially divided than ever over the Trayvon Ma...
• posted by noreply@blogger.com (CoyotePrime) at Running 'Cause I Can't Fly - 16 hours ago
Juneau, Alaska, USA. Thanks for stopping by.
• posted by noreply@blogger.com (CoyotePrime) at Running 'Cause I Can't Fly - 16 hours ago
*"Global Warming"* by Chet Raymo "Goodness," thought Alice to herself, "what a very strange place this is." Only a moment before, the sun had been shining brightly and Alice was quite comfortable in her ...
• posted by noreply@blogger.com (CoyotePrime) at Running 'Cause I Can't Fly - 16 hours ago
*"Rebuilding The World"* by Paulo Coelho "A father was trying to read the newspaper, but his little son kept pestering him. Finally, the father grew tired of this and, tearing a page from the newspaper –...
• posted by noreply@blogger.com (CoyotePrime) at Running 'Cause I Can't Fly - 16 hours ago
"Whatever your fate is, whatever the hell happens, you say, “This is what I need.” It may look like a wreck, but go at it as though it were an opportunity, a challenge. If you bring love to that moment- n...
• posted by noreply@blogger.com (CoyotePrime) at Running 'Cause I Can't Fly - 17 hours ago
*"Arsenic in Our Chicken?"* by Nicholas D. Kristof, NY Times "Let's hope you're not reading this column while munching on a chicken sandwich. That's because my topic today is a pair of new scientific stud...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 17 hours ago
Hackers group Anonymous claims it has taken down the Home Office website in a distributed denial-of-service attack. A message on the group's Twitter account read: "TANGO DOWN - http://www.homeoffice.gov....
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 17 hours ago
A magnitude 5.0 earthquake has struck the Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge at a depth of 16.7 km (10.4 miles), the quake hit at 20:37:52 UTC Saturday 7th April 2012 The epicenter was 1096 km (681 miles) Northea...
• posted by Debra at Housewife Eclectic - 17 hours ago
• posted by Nima Shirazi at Wide Asleep in America- 17 hours ago
Students & faculty of Friends Seminary high school in Palestine, March 2012 (*Friends Seminary*) The *Anti-Defamation League*'s Abe Foxman is annoyed that a group of seventeen high school students and s...
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 17 hours ago
*"Cahill’s campaign brought the suit against his former campaign manager and consultant, who had recently quit. Had he not instigated the legal action, it is unlikely the evidence would have emerged that l...
• posted by Way Way Up at Fort McMurray Adventures - 17 hours ago
March 23, 2010 I took possession, paving the way for my first death bond,er, mortgage that is, and a few days after that, April 4 I believe it was, I officially moved into the house here. The bathroom is...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 17 hours ago
A magnitude 5.2 earthquake has struck the Banda Sea, Indonesia at a depth of 76.4 km (47.5 miles), the quake hit at 20:09:40 UTC Saturday 7th April 2012 The epicenter was 219 km (136 miles) NNW of Saumlak...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 17 hours ago
A magnitude 4.8 earthquake has struck the Banda Sea, Indonesia at a depth of 106 km (65.7 miles), the quake hit at 20:05:58 UTC Saturday 7th April 2012 The epicenter was 170 km (105.4 miles) West of Tual,...
• posted by DownWithTyranny at DownWithTyranny!- 17 hours ago
Miss McConnell has his panties all in a bunch over the outrage he perceives of President Obama chastising the most politicized and most corporately-orineted Supreme Court in American history. He didn't a...
• posted by Dave at The Galloping Beaver - 18 hours ago
I've been wading through piles of paper. Some of it is recent correspondence received after the Auditor General's report on the unbelievable mess that the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter has become. Other mater...
• posted by KRandle at A Different Perspective - 18 hours ago
This whole UFO thing is becoming quite confusing with little bits and pieces dropping in from all sorts of places. As I wrote a while ago, I had been driving into the Hy Vee grocery store parking lot when ...
• posted by Boris at The Galloping Beaver - 18 hours ago
Fishing around for things F-35 today, I came across one or two interesting quotes. Emphasis mine. First, an article in Macleans by *Alec Castonguay, where he interviews and quotes RCAF Maj.-Gen. Yvan Blo...
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 18 hours ago
"Kodak wants bonuses for key workers" by Carolyn Thompson | Associated Press, April 07, 2012 BUFFALO - Eastman Kodak Co. is seeking permission to pay about 300 executives and other employees a total of ...
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 18 hours ago
"Verizon to require landline in DSL package; Move will affect new customers" y Gail Waterhouse | Globe Correspondent, April 07, 2012 Verizon will require new customers who want its high-speed DSL Interne...
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 18 hours ago
"Entwistle attorney: Illegal searches led to murder conviction" by John R. Ellement | Globe Staff, April 06, 2012 Neil Entwistle was convicted of murdering his wife and daughter by a jury that was not i...
• posted by noreply@blogger.com (CoyotePrime) at Running 'Cause I Can't Fly - 18 hours ago
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 18 hours ago
"North End fed up with drunken crowds; Residents speak out, asking officers to make arrests to end the ruckus" by Martine Powers | Globe Staff, April 07, 2012 For Damien DiPaola, the drama on Hanover St...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 18 hours ago
(CNN) -- Syrian forces are targeting civilians displaced from their homes by earlier fighting, an opposition group said Saturday, three days before a deadline for government forces to withdraw from citie...
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 18 hours ago
"Murder charges dropped against 2 in 2009 death; Pair accused of dismembering victim" y Amanda Cedrone | Globe Correspondent, April 07, 2012 DEDHAM - Two men charged with first-degree murder in the 2009...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 18 hours ago
Three people have been killed after two vehicles collided on the A614 in East Yorkshire, police say. Two others were taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries after the accident in the village of ...
• posted by noreply@blogger.com (CoyotePrime) at Running 'Cause I Can't Fly - 18 hours ago
*"What Your Facebook Account Says About Your Brain"* by Dario Maestripieri, Ph.D. “Why do some people have thousands of friends on Facebook and others have just a few? It turns out that it depends on the ...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 18 hours ago
The Dutch government wants to block the publication of a controversial article on a deadly bird flu strain engineered by the Rotterdam Erasmus Medical Centre to prevent the information from falling into th...
• posted by Not a sheep at Not a sheep - 18 hours ago
Kate Upton, oops
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 18 hours ago
*To the power of the banks and federal government, as did all the other state AGs. * "\$318m for state in banks deal" February 10, 2012|By Jenifer B. McKim Thousands of Massachusetts homeowners are likely ...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 19 hours ago
BOGOTA, Colombia — Authorities in Colombia say a towering volcano is showing renewed activity and could erupt in weeks or days. Gas and vapor has been rising periodically from the Nevado de Ruiz volcano ...
• posted by noreply@blogger.com (CoyotePrime) at Running 'Cause I Can't Fly - 19 hours ago
*"The Epidemic of Gray Divorces"* More Couples Are Ending Their Marriage After Age 50 by Linda and Charlie Bloom "Barbara and Jack got married twenty-four years ago. Barbara is fifty-one and Jack is fifty...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 19 hours ago
ALEUTIANS -- Alaska's Cleveland volcano in the Aleutian Islands is continuing to erupt. The Alaska Volcano Observatory said Friday that low-level eruptions continue to occur inside the volcano located on...
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 19 hours ago
*We would all be better off if he let the debt-enslaving institution of globalists die.* "President of Dartmouth picked to head World Bank" March 24, 2012|By Mary Carmichael President Obama nominated Jim...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 19 hours ago
When a retired fisherman called to report that about 1,500 dolphins had washed up on Peru's northern coast, veterinarian Carlos Yaipén's first reaction was, "That's impossible." But when Yaipén traveled ...
• posted by Steve Saideman at The Duck of Minerva - 19 hours ago
I cannot say for sure, the last we saw of her was running deep towards the endzone looking for a long throw. We are left with a mystery--what happened to the Friday nerd blogging? Thus, I must leap into...
• posted by noreply@blogger.com (CoyotePrime) at Running 'Cause I Can't Fly - 19 hours ago
* * *"Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds"* by Charles MacKay "Men, it has been well said, think in herds; it will be seen that they go mad in herds, while they only recov...
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 19 hours ago
*It sure is an education knowing where all that debt tuition is going. * "Top lawyer helped win many college chiefs’ perks" March 28, 2012|Mary Carmichael and Todd Wallack, Globe Staff When universities a...
• posted by killing Mother at killing Mother - 19 hours ago
The Right gets it wrong. Pro-life. Who could argue with such a sentiment? Is anybody really anti-life? Of course not, but by invoking such simplistic catch phrases, the far-Right attempts to assume a mo...
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 19 hours ago
*I can barely make it to the turn-ins these days; what makes you think I'm reading any business section material?* "US economy adds jobs, but at modest rate; Analysts voice concerns over sluggish recovery...
• posted by Jay Allbritton at Jay Allbritton - 19 hours ago
Portland sextet Y La Bamba recently played a set for NPR. They have three albums, 2008's *Alida Street*, 2010's *Lupon* and this year's *Court the Storm*, which came out in February. In 2010 they played a ...
• posted by Luboš Motl at The Reference Frame - 19 hours ago
A few days ago, I discussed the maximally supersymmetric gauge theory, the Darth Vader theory, which is exceptional. I mentioned that the $$\NNN=4$$ gauge theory in $$d=4$$ dimensions is a beautiful, full...
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 19 hours ago
"Joe Scarpa, wrestling persona known as Chief Jay Strongbow" By Daniel E. Slotnik | New york times, April 07, 2012 NEW YORK - Joe Scarpa, who became *one of the best-known professional wrestlers* of th...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 19 hours ago
A magnitude 4.6 earthquake has struck Salta, Argentina at a depth of 173.3 km (107.7 miles), the quake hit at 18:18:36 UTC Saturday 7th April 2012 The epicenter was 41 km (25 miles) West of San Antonio de ...
• posted by Majia's Blog at Majia's Blog - 19 hours ago
Payola for the Most Profitable Corporations in HistoryBy Bill McKibben, TomDispatch 07 April 12 http://www.tomdispatch.com/post/175525/tomgram%3A_bill_mckibben%2C_how_you_subsidize_the_energy_giants_to_wre...
• posted by noreply@blogger.com (CoyotePrime) at Running 'Cause I Can't Fly - 19 hours ago
*"Arizona To Outlaw... Internet Trolling?"* By Caperton "Politicians’ complete and willful ignorance of the way the Internet really works would be entertaining, if it weren’t so dangerous. For instance: ...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 20 hours ago
Two giant Baleen's humpback whale sharks washed up dead on the Mumbai and Thane beaches in separate incidents last week. This was preceded by a Bryde's whale shark getting washed ashore at a beach in Ratn...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 20 hours ago
Moscow: At least four people died when an SM 2000 turboprop plane crashed during a training flight in Russia, an official said. The plane crashed in central Russia's Kaluga region Friday. Four people die...
• posted by Nonoy Oplas at Government and Taxes - 20 hours ago
Last year, I wrote two entries during the Holy Week, Filipino Religiosity 1: Baclaran and Quiapo Churches, April 19, 2011, and Filipino Religiosity 2: Iloilo Holy Week Procession, April 24, 2011. This year'...
• posted by James C Morton at Morton's Musings - 20 hours ago
I'm not so sure. We'll see in the next week or so. http://m.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/adam-radwanski/why-ontarios-ndp-isnt-drawing-a-line-in-the-budgetary-sand/article2392569/?service=mobile
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 20 hours ago
DHAKA, Bangladesh (April 7, 2012)--News reports say storms that produced heavy rain and strong winds killed at least 17 people and injured dozens more in Bangladesh. Two newspapers reported that Friday's...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 20 hours ago
HYDERABAD: Parts of Hyderabad on Friday evening witnessed heavy hailstone showers. Nagole, LB Nagar, Koti, Charminar and Shamshabad areas recorded heavy fall of hailstones and other parts remained cloudy,...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 20 hours ago
MOSCOW, April 6 (UPI) -- Russian space officials say a defunct 1.6-ton military satellite is expected to fall into the Pacific Ocean early Saturday. The Molniya-1-89 satellite, currently orbiting 1,500 m...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 20 hours ago
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho -- Federal officials are trying to figure out the source of radioactive particles at the Idaho National Laboratory advanced test reactor complex after a contractor came across traces of...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 21 hours ago
Crews vigorously attacked a wildfires that erupted Friday around the state as high winds threatened to spread them quickly. Most of the fires were contained by nightfall, although crews were on the scene...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 21 hours ago
Police urged the public on Newfoundland's Northern Peninsula to stay clear of a polar bear that had been seen by the main highway in the area. The warning, issued by the RCMP and the provincial Department ...
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 21 hours ago
*He came back as Democrat congressman from Massachusetts? ** * *"George Romney undermined his presidential campaign by telling an interviewer he had been “brainwashed’’ by US generals in Vietnam"* "Lynch ...
• posted by Majia's Blog at Majia's Blog - 21 hours ago
The report looks very interesting. http://ccafs.cgiar.org/sites/default/files/assets/docs/climate_food_commission-final-mar2012.pdf
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 21 hours ago
A mysterious disease that swept through populations of seals in the Canadian, Russian and American Arctic last year and was associated with high levels of mortality, may have spread to one of the seals’ p...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 21 hours ago
(CNN) -- At least 11 people died and another 50 were injured when the driver of double-decker bus traveling from Bolivia to Argentina lost control of the vehicle, which veered three meters off a cliff, Ar...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 21 hours ago
(CNN) -- Three Palestinians were hanged in Gaza on Saturday, one of them for "collaborating" with the Israelis, the territory's ruling Hamas government said. The other two were convicted of murder, the M...
• posted by Jim at Desdemona Despair - 21 hours ago
[image: Wilted tree leaves in a Hawaiian forest during the extreme drought of 2010-11, which was the worst in at least 11 years and was federally designated a natural disaster.The tree is an alahee (Psyd...
• posted by DownWithTyranny at DownWithTyranny!- 21 hours ago
Earlier today I was extolling the virtues of Chris Mooney's two excellent books, The Republican War On Science and The Republican Brain. But perhaps they would have been more accurately named if they wer...
• posted by Jim at Desdemona Despair - 22 hours ago
[image: Ranking of U.S. states according to climate preparedness planning, 2012. NRDC] 4 April 2012 (NRDC) – As climate change affects communities across the U.S., some states are leading the way in pre...
• posted by The Mound of Sound at The Disaffected Lib - 22 hours ago
In fact the burgeoning cost of Lockheed Martin's light bomber may be the least of our problems. To begin, what do you do with 65-light bombers in a country the size of Canada? You'll always have a good ...
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 22 hours ago
*You only get one chance to guess Which one it is*: "George W. absent from Bush endorsements" March 31, 2012|By Steve Peoples HOUSTON -* George W. Bush* is as hard to find in his father’s office as he is ...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 22 hours ago
Sanaa, Yemen (CNN) -- Gunmen loyal to former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh attacked the country's main airport with mortars Saturday, forcing authorities to cancel flights, witnesses and officials ...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 22 hours ago
A magnitude 4.6 earthquake has struck off the Coast of Nayarit, Mexico at a depth of 15.5 km (9.6 miles), the quake hit at 15:30:38 UTC Saturday 7th April 2012 The epicenter was 192 km (119 miles) Southwe...
• posted by Jody Paterson at A Closer Look: Jody Paterson - 22 hours ago
Good Friday procession We've made it through our first Semana Santa ina Latin American country, an experience that we’ve been hearing out (andstudiously avoiding) for years now. Indeed, things were the ...
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 22 hours ago
*Not quite, but it will be here. * *See: Recalls Rejected* *Sorry I don't have the energy** for such things anymore.* "Troubles mount ever higher for Lawrence mayor" March 29, 2012|By Sean P. Murphy, And...
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 22 hours ago
*Self-serving front-page fare considering the Globe heavily advertises and brings you the Sawx and even sponsors the pregame show.* "With the Red Sox starting the new season Thursday against the Detroit ...
• posted by Small Footprints at Reduce Footprints - 23 hours ago
Welcome to Change The World Wednesday Daily (#CTWW)! If this is your first visit, please click HERE for information and a complete list of all the challenges we've taken on so far. Here's today's challeng...
• posted by Rocker at MSM Monitor - 23 hours ago
*You will soon see why. * "Obama, Romney energy views are similar" April 05, 2012|By Callum Borchers An examination of President Obama’s and Mitt Romney’s records reveals that Obama and Romney are *hardl...
• posted by Not a sheep at Not a sheep - 23 hours ago
That's the 'green band' trailer for the upcoming Seth MacFarlane live-action comedy Ted. For any Family Guy fan it looks a must watch, Ted and Brian do seem to share a voice! Next is the 'red band' trail...
• posted by Rufus at News From Atlantis. - 1 day ago
Zionists have used deception and outright lies to further their aims for as long as Zionism has existed. We could go back into Biblical history to see documented evidence of Jews defaming those they wish t...
** *We are asking you to raise your voice ...* *Contributor: "diabsupport"* As you may be aware, Justice Minister Rob Nicholson recently decided to surrender Dr. Hassan Diab to extradition. We are asking...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
The first bodies have been recovered after a devastating avalanche engulfed a Pakistan army base in the Himalayas, Sky sources say. A security official said more than 12 bodies have been recovered from t...
• posted by Jim Horn at Schools Matter - 1 day ago
Continuing our teach-in from last weekend's Occupation at ED, next up is Dave Green, who does field supervision of teacher interns for Fordham U. in NYC. This is a really well-crafted presentation by some...
• posted by New Orleans Ladder at New Orleans Ladder - 1 day ago
PUPPIES DEAD PUPPIES DEAD PUPPIES DEAD PUPPIES STFU KNIFE-TWISTING MFKR SEAN PAMPERLOIN A (Tragic) Hero in His Own Mind ~Saints Win ~Hat Tweet @moosedenied Orleans Parish Sheriff Marlin Gusman needs to fi...
• posted by DownWithTyranny at DownWithTyranny!- 1 day ago
Bob Scheer isn't looking any more forward to voting for conservative Democrat Barack Obama than I am. We both live in California, so neither of us presumably *has* to-- as we would if we lived in swing s...
• posted by Owen Gray at Northern Reflections - 1 day ago
The Harper government tells us that its recent budget is all about making government more efficient. It's an argument the world has heard before. In the 1930's, Dan Gardiner writes: Liberal democracies...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
A magnitude 5.8 earthquake has struck the New Britain Region, Papua New Guinea at a depth of 39.6 km (24.6 miles), the quake hit at 11:58:07 UTC Saturday 7th April 2012 The epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) ...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
A magnitude 4.1 earthquake has struck the Lake Baykal Region, Russia at a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles), the quake hit at 10:20:39 UTC Saturday 7th April 2012 The epicenter was 61 km (37.8 miles) North of Ka...
• posted by thwap at thwap's schoolyard - 1 day ago
There's not many things worse, not many things more dangerous, than a zealot. Someone so infatuated with an idea that they elevate it above actual human beings. Someone who thinks they have such a firm gra...
• posted by The Arthurian at The Rules of Exposition - 1 day ago
*Before:* *I picked up on that theme and tried to show that our reliance on credit increased...* *After:* *I picked up on that theme and tried to show our reliance on credit increasing...* "That" is a w...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
Apr. 6 - Two al Qaeda militants were killed after a bomb they were carrying on their motorbike accidentally detonated. Deborah Gembara reports.
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
April 7 - A 10 million dollar bounty on a Pakistani Islamist leader prompts anti U.S. protests across the country. Julie Noce reports.
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
(Reuters) - The civilian attorney representing the U.S. soldier accused of murdering 17 Afghan villagers wants to replace the military lawyer assigned to the case after disagreements over how to handle hi...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
(CNN) -- A number of relatives of former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh were replaced Friday in a major shakeup of the military, though two prominent members of his family remained in powerful milita...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
(CNN) -- Authorities in Bahrain said Friday that they've arrested the daughter of a human rights activist who has drawn international attention and widespread protests with a hunger strike that he's susta...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
Abu Dhabi (CNN) -- New details have emerged in the United Arab Emirates' shuttering last week of two nongovernmental organizations that worked primarily on promoting democracy. The Dubai office of U.S.-b...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
(CNN) -- The Lord's Resistance Army slammed "Kony 2012" as a "clear act of malevolent deception and manipulation of world mass consciousness" in an 18-page statement believed to be its first response to t...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
(CNN) -- Mali state television announced late Friday that the leader of Mali's coup, Captain Amadou Sanogo, and the Economic Community of West African States have agreed to a plan under which the coup lea...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
Moscow (CNN) -- Police in the Russian city of St. Petersburg have arrested two gay rights activists for breaching a new law that bans the "promotion of homosexuality" to minors, state news agency RIA Novo...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
Volker Kraft, right, decorates a tree with 10,000 Easter eggs in the garden of the retired couple Christa and Volker Kraft in Saalfeld, Germany, Wednesday, March 21, 2012. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer) Source
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- North Korea may have moved the first stage of a rocket to a launch stand, indicating it is on schedule for a controversial mid-April launch, according to a new analysis of satel...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
RIKUZENTAKATA, Iwate -- The terrible destruction wrought by the March 2011 tsunami along Japan's northeast Pacific coast has seen tens of thousands of people uprooted and scattered across a host of tempor...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
KOCHI -- Kochi Prefecture in western Japan has decided to look into the feasibility of an "underground shelter" project using submarine technology to protect residents from a tsunami of up to 34.4 meters ...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
A magnitude 4.8 earthquake has struck the Fiji Region at a depth of 544.3 km (338.2 miles), the quake hit at 08:44:47 UTC Saturday 7th April 2012 The epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) ESE of Ndoi Island, Fiji...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
Note: This story is nearly Identical to the Story during the 1st Week in Feb 2012. Article April 2012: Facebook (Robert Ford, United States released satellite images on Friday that it said showed Syria ha...
• posted by Stranger in a Strange Land at Stranger in a Strange Land - 1 day ago
*Watch the movie called Thrive for free. Just click on the link below. All that is required is that you give your e-mail address.* http://www.thrivemovement.com/the_movie SYNOPSISTHRIVE is an unconv...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
An avalanche has buried more than 100 soldiers at a Pakistani army base in a remote area in the Himalayas. Troops with sniffer dogs, aided by helicopters, were frantically trying to find signs of surviv...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
A Mexican drug boss has been sentenced to life in prison after he admitted ordering more than 1,500 killings. Jose Antonio Acosta Hernandez pleaded guilty in El Paso, Texas, to 11 charges, including cons...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
Hackers who broke into government computers last weekend likely stole Social Security numbers and other personal information of thousands of people, including children, who have received public assistance ...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
A woman was charged with two felonies after she threw a drink in the face of a Red Lobster waitress because she brought out the wrong meals. Ania D Wilkes, 20, of Ferguson, Missouri, was arrested after an...
• posted by Not a sheep at Not a sheep - 1 day ago
Which George Galloway to believe? The one who denies any wrong doing by himself on his Press TV show or the one we see and hear in the Middle East?
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
Military officials on Friday were trying to determine why two off-duty Marines left their desert base with 10 explosive training devices in their truck and went to a Los Angeles-area shopping mall, causin...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
A convicted murderer with a 'White Power' tattoo on his forehead has been sentenced to his second life term for killing a fellow inmate to 'avenge' the death of a nine-year-old girl. Frank Souza, 33, who ...
• posted by Luboš Motl at The Reference Frame - 1 day ago
*Technical:* Speed up your MathJax $$\rm\LaTeX$$ by a second per page, at least in Windows. Download these zipped OTF fonts, unzip them, and for each of the 22 OTF files, right-click Properties/General a...
• posted by Anon at aangirfan - 1 day ago
*Archbishop Sentamu and the Queen.* Five teenagers claimed that they were sodomised by a very important pastor. One teenager testified: "A few minutes after I had eaten and taken the juice, I lost my sen...
• posted by David J. Climenhaga at David Climenhaga's Alberta Diary - 1 day ago
Wildrose Apocalypse? Abortion chatter sparks new fears about Wildrose as poll shows NDP mini-surge in Edmonton. Below: NDP Leader Brian Mason. Are residents of the Edmonton region, as disgusted with the a...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
They made lewd comments, stalked their pupils and flirted with students. But 16 teachers who were all reprimanded for inappropriate behaviour are still in their jobs - to the outrage of parents. The grou...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
A pregnant mother was brutally stabbed and her body mutilated at a Mississipi casino. Brandi Nicole Floyd, 25, was at least five weeks pregnant when she was found on a hotel room floor in the early hours...
• posted by arclein at Global Warming & Terra Forming Terra - 1 day ago
Nothing is really said about thenuclear power source which has to produce copious electrical power without heatissues. Since this is useful in thepower generation business and it is not available, this...
• posted by arclein at Global Warming & Terra Forming Terra - 1 day ago
This will be important and could well provide a biological pathway forextracting phosphate directly from the sea. I see no particular reason to refine the phosphate any further. Simple collection and d...
• posted by arclein at Global Warming & Terra Forming Terra - 1 day ago
I am a little surprised that thisproblem was not well tackled in the past, but then it surely was and the resultwould have been a compromise in materials. Here apparently we are utilizing something call...
• posted by arclein at Global Warming & Terra Forming Terra - 1 day ago
This is hard evidence that the use of fire came early and was theenabling tool more than any other that then drove the domestication ofhumanity. This domestication led to thechangeover of our face and ...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
A man has been convicted of capital murder for killing a 14-year-old cheerleader whose charred body was found at the asphalt plant where the man worked. Adam Longoria, 38, stood and stared straight at ju...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
As her husband prepares to stand trial next week for hiring a hitman to murder her, wife Yvonne Stern has spoken for the first time about why she is standing by him. Millionaire Texas attorney Jeffrey St...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
A former teacher who left his job and family to move in with an 18-year-old student has been arrested on suspicion of sexually abusing a different student more than a decade ago. Christopher James Hooker...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
A mass grave revealed the horrific impact of Syrian violence as the brutal regime stepped up attacks on opposition activists and rebels four days before a United Nations deadline planned to bring a stop t...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
Staff were today being withdrawn from the British Embassy in troubled Mali in the wake of the military coup, as insurgent Islamic fundamentalists declared it an independent nation. The Foreign Office sai...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
Public fears about ‘Frankenstein farming’ have killed off plans to sell milk from Britain’s only herd of clone cattle. Most of the 96 animals – sired by two bulls bred from embryos from a cloned cow – ha...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
Neil Entwistle, the British man who murdered his American wife and baby daughter, is demanding a new trial on the grounds that a police search of their family home was illegal. He also claims the jury wh...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
China’s military leaders have told the country’s troops to ignore rumours on the Internet about a coup in Beijing. Soldiers were told to steel themselves for an 'ideological struggle' as the ruling Commun...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
The secret service slang for having removed or destroyed incriminating evidence such as fingerprints from the scene of a crime is ‘dry-cleaned.’ It is a phrase now being used frequently in connection with...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
Two people arrested on suspicion of murder after the death of a six-year-old girl at a campsite have been released without charge after police concluded there were no suspicious circumstances. Paramedics...
• posted by Majia's Blog at Majia's Blog - 1 day ago
A former Japanese diplomat, with a rather extensive history as secretary generals for United Nations administrative units, has a webpage that discusses Fukushima. The former diplomat is named Akio Matsum...
• posted by Lynsey at The Coming Crisis - 1 day ago
The racism crisis engulfing Scotland Yard took a dramatic turn last night as an officer was exposed for abusing an Asian takeaway manager. In an appalling drunken outburst, PC Philip Juhasz, 31, told the ...