Friday, October 17, 2008 20:50
Protests As New Jersey Declares Flu Vaccines Mandatory Hundreds of concerned parents participated in demonstrations
outside the New Jersey Statehouse yesterday in protest of the State's
decision to mandate flu vaccinations for young children.
Powell might endorse Obama
Retired Gen. Colin Powell, once considered a potential running mate
for Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), now may endorse his opponent, Sen. Barack
Obama (D-Ill.), according to Republican sources.
Fallacy of Precrime, It’s Not Just for the Movies!
In the movie Minority Report Tom Cruise portrays a policeman, of sorts,
who works for a special police department called “Precrime”
which apprehends criminals based on foreknowledge, provided by three
psychics termed “precogs”.
News’ Rediscovers Global Warming
It might seem like a non-issue. With the stock market way off its 2007
record highs and banking institutions failing in the midst of a presidential
election, global warming alarmists have toned down their pleas for economy-killing
greenhouse gas emission regulations.
Paul: Inflation Of Money Supply Will Solve Nothing “Get the government out of the way, quit
spending money, balance the budget, bring our troops home. And let the
American people keep the money they earn, that means drastically reducing
taxes, get the government out this over-regulation, give up on the idea
that inflation solves every body’s problems.”
of Thieves: When Greed is Rewarded
Just as the Bush regime’s wars have been used to pour billions
of dollars into the pockets of its military-security donor base, the
Paulson bailout looks like a Bush regime scheme to incur $700 billion
in new public debt in order to transfer the money into the coffers of
its financial donor base.
mayor backs talks with US
The mayor of Tehran, a possible contender for the Iranian presidency,
said Friday his country would welcome talks with the United States as
supported by White House contender Barack Obama.
NSA needs its ‘freaky three-way calling’ The revelation last week that the National Security
Agency has routinely been listening to the personal phone calls of American
soldiers, journalists, and aid workers abroad has led to fresh calls
for government surveillance to be reined in.
of lost bees points to pesticide
It's been two years since Florida beekeeper Dave Hackenberg sounded
the first alert about a mysterious disappearance of bees now known worldwide
as Colony Collapse Disorder.