Deal: The End of The Internet as We Know It
For years, Internet advocates have warned of the doomsday scenario that
will play out on Monday: Google and Verizon will announce a deal that
the New York Times reports “could allow Verizon to speed some
online content to Internet users more quickly if the content’s
creators are willing to pay for the privilege.”
kills 10 medical aid workers in northern Afghanistan Gunmen killed 10 members of a medical team,
including six Americans, traveling in the rugged mountains of northern
Afghanistan, demonstrating the reach of insurgents far from their traditional
havens and shocking the expatriate community here.
finds drug industry funded studies almost always yield good results A recent study published in the journal Annals
of Internal Medicine has revealed that industry-funded clinical trials
— that is, drug trials funded by pharmaceutical companies —
almost always show positive results for the drugs they test. In contrast,
only about half of government-funded studies show the same drugs to
be safe and effective.
the World Down With Them: Bombing Iran If and when the United States and Israel bomb Iran (marking
the sixth country so blessed by Barack Obama) and this sad old world
has a new daily horror show to look at on their TV sets, and we then
discover that Iran was not actually building nuclear weapons after all,
the American mainstream media and the benighted American mind will ask:
“Why didn’t they tell us that? Did they want us to bomb
can’t account for $8.57 billion in Iraqi funds
B is for billions. And b is for it’s hard to believe that they’ve
done it again. The last time, even more money vanished, which I noted
in my article, Following Pentagon trillions to Israel and 9-11. This
was under the Zionist Dov Zakheim’s watch as Comptroller of the
Pentagon from May 4, 2001, to March 10, 2004.
Castro: Obama can avert impending nuclear holocaust Cuba’s Fidel Castro took part in his
first government function since he nearly died in 2006, repeating
his apocalyptic warnings of a nuclear war that only President Barack
Obama can avert as he spoke Saturday to a formal session of parliament.
responders demand justice
RT filmed this emotional footage of 9/11 first responders pouring
their hearts out at a speech just blocks away from where the twin
towers fell. The rally was in response to Congress defeating a federal
bill that would have provided billions of dollars in health care
for those sickened by toxins released by the collapse of the World
Trade Center towers Sept. 11, 2001.
court limits use of GPS to track suspects A federal appeals court
ruled for the first time Friday that police cannot use a Global
Positioning System device to track a person’s movements for
an extended time without a warrant, clearing the way for the Supreme
Court to decide the privacy impact of the new surveillance technology
in products such as cellphones and vehicle-navigation systems.