investigates Google for Street View privacy breach
The Federal Communications Commission said Wednesday it is investigating
a data breach by Google, whose Street View mapping cars scooped up e-mail
addresses and passwords from unencrypted residential Wi-Fi networks.
Stirs National Debate On TSA Abuse The populist Drudge Report website has stirred
a national debate on TSA abuse of passengers through dangerous naked
body scanners and invasive groping measures, culminating in an onslaught
of resistance from numerous prominent travel and pilots associations,
and leading to the organization of a national opt out day on November
Devolution Into Dictatorship
The United States Department of Justice (sic) routinely charges and
convicts innocents with bogus and concocted crimes that are not even
on the statutes book. The distinguished defense attorney and civil libertarian,
Harvey A. Silverglate, published a book last year, Three Felonies A
Day: How the Feds Target the Innocent, which conclusively proves that
today in “freedom and democracy” America we have punishment
considers banning sweets at school parties
Birthday celebrations for schoolchildren that involve cupcakes, brownies,
and other sweet treats could soon be a thing of the past in Pennsylvania.
If the state’s board of education has its way, public schools
will be limited to holing only one classroom birthday party a month,
with each child being allowed to eat only one sweet treat per party.
Pocketed $18 Million from Now-Defunct Chicago Climate Exchange
Although the Chicago Climate Exchange (CCX) collapsed and shut down
this week, Al Gore’s Generation Investment Management LLP pocketed
approximately $17.8 million on it’s 2.98% share of the exchange
when it was sold to the publicly traded Intercontinental Exchange a
mere 6 months ago.
lashes Fed easing as risk to global recovery China said on Thursday that the U.S. Federal
Reserve’s move to ease monetary policy risked undermining
the global economic recovery, adding that Washington “should
not force others to take medicine for its own disease”.