Saturday, August 1, 2009 13:09
Bin Laden worked for US until 9/11
Former FBI translator Sibel Edmonds dropped a bombshell on the Mike
Malloy radio show, guest-hosted by Brad Friedman. In the interview,
Sibel says that the US maintained ‘intimate relations’ with
Bin Laden, and the Taliban, “all the way until that day of September
British bomb attacks in Iran provoke hostage crisis? The abduction of the British computer expert Peter Moore and
his four bodyguards was carried out partly in revenge for deadly bomb
attacks in south-west Iran which Iranian officials blamed on Britain,
according to a well-placed source in Baghdad.
approves bill on food safety
The House approved the first major changes to food safety laws in 70
years yesterday, giving sweeping new authority to the Food and Drug
Administration to regulate the way food is grown, harvested, and processed.
Bernanke Is in Panic Mode
Usually, when Ben Bernanke is interviewed, he has the demeanor of
a college professor in the presence of freshman students. Of course,
as a full professor, he did not have to teach freshmen. That is
for untenured assistant professors to do. Stammering and stuttering
are therefore a real departure for him. There is a reason for this.
Days Aren’t Here Again
Have you heard the great news? The recession is over! It’s
true; I saw it on TV. Why fret about growing unemployment lines
when banks are paying big-time bonuses again?
Committee Approves Health-Care Package
The House Energy and Commerce Committee Friday night approved a
sweeping package of health-care measures, clearing a critical hurdle
that sets the stage for a five-week battle for both Democrats and
Republicans to define the legislation in voters’ minds before
the full House votes next month.
sends warships into Gulf of Aden
Iran has deployed a flotilla of warships and support vessels into
the Gulf of Aden, the second in recent weeks, and says it also plans
to establish a new naval base in the Gulf of Oman, at the southern
end of the chokepoint Strait of Hormuz.