Saturday, February 21, 2009 13:28
Crisis May be Even Worse than Depression The global economy may be deteriorating even faster than it did
during the Great Depression, Paul Volcker, a top adviser to President
Barack Obama, said on Friday.
Latvia’s center-right coalition government collapsed Friday, a
victim of the country’s growing economic and political turmoil
and the second European government, after Iceland, to disintegrate because
of the international financial crisis.
Stop Obama or U.S. ‘will cease to exist’
Alan Keyes, a three-time presidential candidate, called President Obama
a “radical communist” and a “usurper” and said
with him in charge, America “is going to cease to exist”
at a pro-life fundraiser Thursday.
Ads Can Mess With Your Mind
“Cannabis can mess with your mind.” Err, yeah, isn’t
that one of the main reasons why people consume it, because they want
their mind messed with a little? So they can see the world from a different,
if slightly warped, perspective? So they can tune out some of the endless
tsunamis of useless information and corporate mind-washing?
One Assault On The Constitution To Another
Now we have the Democrats, and the assault on civil liberty continues.
President Obama doesn’t want to hold Bush accountable for his
crimes and violations of the Constitution, because Obama wants to retain
the powers that Bush asserted.
proposes ISPs, Wi-Fi keep logs for police
Republican politicians on Thursday called for a sweeping new federal
law that would require all Internet providers and operators of millions
of Wi-Fi access points, even hotels, local coffee shops, and home
users, to keep records about users for two years to aid police investigations.
Near End of Crisis: Dr. Doom
Nouriel Roubini, one of the few economists who foretold much of
the current financial turmoil, Friday said the United States is
nowhere near the end of the banking and credit crisis.