Future tense, X: The fourth revolution : “Are we on the verge of a new upheaval, a “fourth revolution” that will reshape U.S. politics for decades to come? There are signs to suggest that we are. Many analysts expect President Obama to be reelected this November.”
Is Knoxville Tennessee a dead city walking? : “There are statistical indicators that Knoxville is heading down the path of the Last Mile, the Green Mile, the Last Roundup.”
JPMorgan just gives a calamitous economic forecast : “The worst recovery since the Great Depression shows no signs of improving.” This must be that hope and change we all heard so much about.
Las Vegas city leaders declare state of fiscal emergency : “The list of the nation’s summer disasters including floods, fires, and drought you can add a $30 million budget hole in North Las Vegas, Nevada.”
More taxes? “Senate Democrats appear willing to use your paycheck to play political hardball on taxes unless Republicans agree to President Obama’s plan to raise taxes on America’s top earners.”
Preventing a bird flu pandemic : “As scientists delve deeper into H5N1 avian influenza, they have discovered it is only three steps way from mutating into a potentially lethal human pandemic form, adding new urgency to a debate over how to protect humans.”