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Coldest States in America : Not surprisingly Idaho, Montana and Wyoming are in the top ten and unfortunately the longer colder winters also mean shortened growing seasons in those areas :tremble:
Dummies guide to what went wrong in Europe : Hint; a marketing plan that allows folks to buy now, and hopefully pay later. Somehow, this all sounds familiar… :-/ and so does this,
Britain announces emergency measures to insulate financial system from euro crisis.
Protecting child rapists : Grand jury to get case of Texas dad who beat alleged child molester to death. “James Harrington, director of the Texas Civil Rights Project, an Austin-based nonprofit group, questioned the father’s decision to “summarily execute” the alleged molester without due process.”
There are 64 drone bases on American soil. That includes 12 locations housing Predator and Reaper unmanned aerial vehicles, which can be armed. Public Intelligence, a non-profit that advocates for free access to information, released a map of military UAV activities in the United States on Tuesday. via Slashdot.
The poorer middle class : “President Obama’s re-election prospects dim by the day. When it comes to all-important pocketbook issues, Americans quite simply are worse off now than they were when this administration moved into the White House. The Federal Reserve released its latest “Survey of Consumer Finance” on Tuesday, which confirmed widely held sentiment with hard data: Americans are poorer today than they were in 2007, when the Great Recession hit.”
Pentagon plans to hold Gay Pride month event : If you’re a homosexual that’s fine, what you do in your home behind closed doors is none of my business, go to it. But I don’t think sexual preference should be made into a holiday type event. How about heterosexual pride month – oh wait that would be labeled a discriminatory event and quickly put down by the masses. But then some bigotry seems to be perfectly acceptable…
When farmland is scarce, will we all eat roots and tubers : “The world has a finite amount of arable land, whereas its human population keeps growing. Common sense would seem to dictate that eventually there won’t be enough farmland to feed everyone, and catastrophic famine will ensue.”
Oregon man reportedly contracts the plague after trying to rescue mouse from cat : “An Oregon man appears to be suffering from the plague after he tried to rescue a mouse from the mouth of a feral cat. Oregon holds the record for modern cases of the plague in the U.S. with about one case per year since 1934.