Sunday, April 12, 2009 13:37
are being lied to about pirates Who imagined that in 2009, the world’s
governments would be declaring a new War on Pirates? As you read this,
the British Royal Navy - backed by the ships of more than two dozen
nations, from the U.S. to China - is sailing into Somalian waters to
take on men we still picture as parrot-on-the-shoulder pantomime villains.
the Banks; Fire the Executives!" On Tuesday,
a congressional panel headed by ex-Harvard law professor Elizabeth
Warren released a report on Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner's
handling of the Troubled Assets Relief Program (TARP).
pirates in German ship fail to find comrades
Pirates on a German ship with 24 foreign hostages said on Saturday
they had returned to the Somali coast after failing to locate the
scene of a standoff involving an American captive on a drifting