Friday, April 24, 2009 18:47
Swine Flu Outbreak Originated At Fort Dix
Given the reports of the possibility of a swine flu epidemic, is interesting
to note that last time there was a significant outbreak of a new form
of swine flu in the U.S. it was traced back to the army base at Fort
Dix, New Jersey.
sea ice increasing: study
Scientists in the United Kingdom have produced a study which shows ice
has grown by 100,000 square kilometres each decade in the past 30 years.
Democrats Complicit In Torture Cover-Up
We now know why top Democrats are protecting Bush administration officials
from facing an inquiry into the illegal torture program - because several
of them were actually complicit in giving their approval for such methods
to be used.
Law Lockdown Exercise in Seward, Alaska?
A caller into the Alex Jones Show today provided details about a possible
Department of Homeland Security drill at the end of this month in Seward,
Alaska, the seventh most lucrative fisheries port in the United States. Ex-trainer:
Government officials think interrogation is like TV’s ‘24'
The US military’s Survival, Evasion, Resistance anmd Escape (SERE)
training — designed to prepared captured soldiers to resist abusive
interrogation — has recently drawn attention as the direct source
of the torture techniques used by the CIA and US military on detainees.
bombs kill scores in Baghdad
At least 60 people were killed and more than 125 injured this morning
when two suicide bombers detonated explosive vests near the most
important Shia Muslim shrine in Baghdad.
slump risks ‘explosive’ mood as second banking crisis
A clutch of political and labour leaders in Germany have raised
the spectre of civil unrest after the country’s leading institutes
forecast a 6pc contraction of gross domestic product this year,
a slump reminiscent of 1931 and bad enough to drive unemployment
to 4.7m by 2010.
Wizard Tasered - NSFW Coachella Music Festival
Among the many performances at the Coachella music festival, there
was one act more disturbing and brutal than the rest. As hundreds
of music fans looked on, three police officers beat down and repeatedly
tasered a naked wizard who apparently wasn’t eager to throw
a robe over his magic wand.
Camp Proposed To House Gitmo Detainees
Economic development officials in Hardin are looking at the soon-to-close
detention facility in Guantanamo Bay as a possible fix for the jail
sitting empty in Hardin. Obama’s
Solicitor General pushes to limit suspects’ rights
President Barack Obama’s Department of Justice has asked the
Supreme Court to consider overturning a 1986 ruling that disallows
a police interrogation if the suspect is not in the presence of
his or her legal counsel, even if the suspect later agrees to speak
to the police without an attorney.
Nation of Helpless Idiots
As most of us know, Kansas City, Missouri is a haven for international
and domestic terrorists. Pakistan and Afghanistan are small potatoes
compared to this insurgency stomping ground.