Lib Defames Patriot as “Insane and Violent”
Jim Newell, who is associated with the “political satire”
and gossip blog Wonkette, had an article posted on the NBC website last
week slamming Catherine Crabill, a realtor and home-school mother who
is challenging Virginia state Del. Albert Pollard.
the Shooting, Another Showdown When insurgents attacked an American convoy with AK-47 rounds
and a couple of grenades on a dusty highway in a Baghdad suburb this
week, U.S. soldiers returned fire, chased the suspects through narrow
alleyways and raided houses.
weapon fear spreads to UK politicos
A campaign by US right wingers, designed to raise fears of an electromagnetic
pulse (EMP) attack they allege could cripple Western nations and lead
to chaos, is targeting British politicians, with some success.
U.S. Children To Be Swine Flu Vaccine Guinea Pigs
Around 12,000 U.S. children will be used as guinea pigs for an experimental
swine flu vaccine known to contain the dangerous ingredient squalene,
which has been directly linked with cases of Gulf War Syndrome and a
host of other debilitating diseases.
weapon will rain pain from the sky
THE Pentagon’s enthusiasm for non-lethal crowd-control weapons
appears to have stepped up a gear with its decision to develop a microwave
pain-infliction system that can be fired from an aircraft.
drug czar: Marijuana ‘has no medical benefit’
When President Barack Obama appointed former Seattle, Washington police
chief Gil Kerlikowske to lead the Office of National Drug Control Policy,
activists supporting marijuana policy reform were cheered by the news,
Geithner urges end to ‘dumb regulation’
Divisions between the administration of Barack Obama, the Federal
Reserve and key regulators came to a head on Friday as officials
debated plans to overhaul the US regulatory system.
Exit for Ben
In a Wall Street Journal op-ed on Monday, and in congressional testimony
later in the week, Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke reassured all that
thanks to his accurate foresight and deft use of the Fed’s
policy toolkit, he could maintain near zero percent interest rates
for an extended period without creating inflation.
Puts Monsanto Lobbyist In Charge Of Food Safety
The Obama Administration is putting two notorious biotech bullies
in charge of food safety! Former Monsanto lobbyist Michael Taylor
has been appointed as a senior adviser to the Food and Drug Administration
Commissioner on food safety.