How Does Gold Prices Fare During Hyperinflationary Periods : “It’s no secret that many currencies around the world, including the US dollar, are choosing the path of inflation. If we were to slip into hyperinflation, there will be disastrous consequences for those unprepared.”
Drug-Resistant Germ In Rhode Island Hospital Raises Worries : “The cat’s out of the bag,” says Dr. Leonard Mermel of Brown University Medical School. “It’s spreading,” he tells Shots. “But we need to do what we can — nationally, globally and locally — to curtail its spread as much as possible.” Shout out to Bam Bam for the link…
Journal Publishes Details On Contagious Bird Flu Created In Lab : “Anyone and everyone can now look in the journal Science and read about how to make lab-altered bird flu viruses that have been at the center of a controversy that’s raged for months.”
Obama tells the world that he is a muslim : In his own words… again thanks to Bam Bam for the link…
Swine flu outbreak 15 times deadlier than thought, study finds : “The number of people who died of swine flu during the 2009 H1N1 pandemic may be about 15 times higher than originally calculated, according to a new study.” Thanks to Mama J for the link…
Your health : 6 Timeless Home Remedies Doctors Love.
Jimmy Carter Accuses U.S. of ‘Widespread Abuse of Human Rights’ : “The former president blasted the government for allowing “unprecedented violations of our rights to privacy through warrantless wiretapping and government mining of our electronic communications.”
“While the attention of the financial world and the business press have been focused so completely on the daily developments in Europe – though there’s not a game changer among them – other economic news from around the world has been largely crowded out.” The real news is that the depression is going global.
Retired Green Beret shoots intruder, gets court martial : Taylor, at age 80 the oldest member of Chapter XXXIII of the Special Forces Association, was on trial by his peers under the charge of “failing to use a weapon of sufficient caliber” in the shooting of an intruder at his home in Knoxville, TN, in December.
Government wants more people on food stamps : “More than one in seven Americans are on food stamps, but the federal government wants even more people to sign up for the safety net program. The campaign is targeted at the elderly, working poor, the unemployed and Hispanics.”