Anthrax May Have Killed 50 Cattle On Colo. Ranch: Dept. Of Agriculture Investigation Finds First Anthrax Case In 31 Years : “The Colorado Department of Agriculture says it is investigating an anthrax case involving 50 dead cattle on a Logan County ranch. At least one of the dead cattle is confirmed to have been infected with the disease in what the department is calling the state’s first anthrax case in 31 years.” Thanks to Gwen C for the link.
Mysterious Honey Discovered That Kills All Bacteria Scientists Throw At It : “Australian researchers have been astonished to discover a cure-all right under their noses — a honey sold in health food shops as a natural medicine. Far from being an obscure health food with dubious healing qualities, new research has shown the honey kills every type of bacteria scientists have thrown at it, including the antibiotic-resistant “superbugs” plaguing hospitals and killing patients around the world.” Thanks to Ann G for the link.
The Food Companies Spending the Most to Hide the Facts : “GM ingredients have infiltrated more than 75 percent of processed foods, however, food manufacturers have successfully defeated (or threatened to defeat) law after law that would have required these ingredients to be labeled. Once people know that a product contains GM ingredients, the thinking goes, they won’t buy it.” Thanks to tommy 2r’s for the link.
It’s a free country or so you’ve been told. But big brother and Mayor Bloomberg are watching your every move. Hay, Mayor Bloomberg which finger am I holding up? :pissedoff: “NYPD unveils new $40 million super computer system that uses data from network of cameras, license plate readers and crime reports.” Thanks to tommy 2r’s for the link.
Man Sentenced to 30 Days for Catching Rain Water on Own Property Enters Jail : “Gary Harrington, the Oregon man convicted of collecting rainwater and snow runoff on his rural property surrendered Wednesday morning to begin serving his 30-day, jail sentence in Medford, Ore.” Thanks to rednecksurvivalist for the link.
Hope and change Obama style : “The U.S. economy actually lost 1.2 million jobs in July? The U.S. economy lost 1.2 million jobs between June and July. But that’s not how it got reported. When the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released its jobs figures for July, it said the economy gained 163,000 jobs. So what gives?”