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Oct 28 21:56

Judge rules Ohio homeless voters may list park benches as addresses

It's a good thing too. With the economy imploding there are going to a lot of people living on them...

Oct 28 19:02

Jesse Ventura on 911 - A Discussion with Alex Jones

This is just one of several segments on "the Tube" but all worth checkin' out - I have to say that Ventura is one helluva' spokesman for the truth movement because he speaks in common sense terms and really gets to the heart of the matter. I no longer wonder why he isn't covered more by the mainstream media - they can't have him on because the questions he is asking are so obvious.

Oct 28 17:49

ALERT!! Confusing North Carolina Ballot Leaves off Votes for President!!

Please contact ALL your friends and family in North Carolina and alert them to the confusing ballots with which some voters have already encountered difficulties, particularly among new voters and the elderly. Voting the straight Democratic party ticket on the ballot DOES NOT include voting for the President!!

Oct 28 17:47

Turley: 'GOP challenges look like suppression'

The McCain campaign's allegations of voter fraud "look like" an attempt to suppress voting in battleground states, said a professor of George Washington University.

Professor Jonathan Turley said there is an "uncanny similarity in term of timing," drawing a comparison with voting scandals shortly before the previous two presidential elections.

"I think it is fair to say that some of these challenges do look like suppression efforts," Turley said in an interview on MSNBC. "So I think there is really grounds to be concerned here."

Oct 28 17:45

1,000 Gallons of Water for 1 Gallon of Ethanol - How Green is That?

Water conservation has always been a hot button for aid organizations and environmentalists, and with a world wide lack of drinking water, and third world countries getting involved in the growing bio-economy, I think it’s time to look behind the curtain of the fuel movement that calls itself “green.”

Most of us are familiar with the “food vs. fuel” controversy that’s been making news, but in addition to this, one of the things that many people are taking a good hard look at, is water sustainability in reference to this corn ethanol fuel.

Oct 28 17:43

Votes being stolen from Obama in Early Voting

I have to point out the pattern of voting "glitches" that have been reported so far with early voting. People in several states now have noted that when they cast a vote for Obama, it has switched to McCain. Not once have the votes flipped in the opposite direction. If there were simple error, we'd expect to see mistakes in both directions. But, just as with the errors in 2004, the only votes that have been seen flipping have gone from the Democratic presidential candidate to the Republican one.

Oct 28 17:33

Palast: One out of five Colorado voters purged from voter registration

Palast said former Colorado Secretary of State Donetta Davidson has made the state the epicenter of the rampant practice of purging voter registration lists for alleged irregularities — a tactic now even more en vogue in the wake of new legislation backed by the Bush administration.

Oct 28 14:47

Washington Post-ABC News Poll

WAPO/ABC POLL: Obama 52-45 likely (no change), 51-42 registered (McCain -1)

Oct 28 14:46

Obama leads McCain in Florida and Ohio, poll says

Voters see the economy as the chief issue and Obama as the best man to handle it, according to a Times/Bloomberg poll. In Ohio, Obama leads 49% to 40%; in Florida, 50% to 43%.

Oct 28 14:45

Government Saying One Thing on Bailout, Doing Another

In an act of superficial political theater today, Bush told banks to "stop hoarding money".

However, Bush's Treasury Department is encouraging banks to use the bailout money to buy their competitors, and has pushed through an amendment to the tax laws which rewards mergers in the banking industry.

Oct 28 14:36

Morgan Stanley, Goldman Plummet Amid Volkswagen Talk

Morgan Stanley fell as much as 26 percent in New York trading while larger rival Goldman Sachs Group Inc. dropped as much as 11 percent amid speculation a surge in Volkswagen AG shares may have saddled some banks with losses.

Oct 28 14:36

DOW WOW!

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Be cautious about bear market surges.

Oct 28 14:35

FLASHBACK - Bush Trying to Pardon Himself

Oct 28 14:35

Fox host berates 'Joe the Plumber' after McCain surrogate says Obama vote means 'death to Israel'

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Your concern for Israel is touching but we need leaders who are concerned with THIS country.

Oct 28 14:34

Out on the Campaign Trail with The McMuppets

These days, its hard to tell the difference between Sen. John McCain's presidential campaign and Sesame Street. The award winning children's educational television program has a colorful cast of imaginative characters like Big Bird, Bert and Ernie, Oscar the Grouch, Kermit the Frog, Wolfgang the Seal and Nigel the Conductor. But over on Straight Talk Street we have Joe the Plumber, Joe the Chocolate Maker, Cindy the Citizen, Gary the Dentist, Jim the Produce Stand Owner (Mr. Hooper?) and Ramon the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce President to name a few.

Oct 28 14:33

Polls Show Obama Victory Beyond Margin of Error

Caveats: There are caveats that may affect the outcome of this election.

1.Potential disenfranchisement of voters: Voters in poor urban areas are much more likely to vote for Obama than McCain. These voters are also most likely to fall victim to efforts to challenge voter eligibility.

Oct 28 14:30

They were White and They were Slaves - 1 of 3

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Linked in light of the earlier story about white slavery in America.

Oct 28 14:28

Sarah Palin has no plans to deliver her swansong

John McCain thought he was being clever picking a fellow maverick to be his running mate. But the problem with mavericks is that they do not follow instructions. Soon they go rogue and before you know it you have got a fully-fledged diva on your hands.

Oct 28 14:24

US fell off the moral high ground

In the aftermath of the attacks on New York and Washington on September 11, 2001, America said it was going to war for its ideals, but the way Bush went about it was a gross affront to the very ideals he claimed to be defending.

Oct 28 11:18

The Slaves That Time Forgot

The Irish slave trade began when James II sold 30,000 Irish prisoners as slaves to the New World. His Proclamation of 1625 required Irish political prisoners be sent overseas and sold to English settlers in the West Indies. By the mid 1600s, the Irish were the main slaves sold to Antigua and Montserrat. At that time, 70% of the total population of Montserrat were Irish slaves.

Ireland quickly became the biggest source of human livestock for English merchants. The majority of the early slaves to the New World were actually white.

Webmaster's Commentary: 

The British captured Irish people and sold them as slaves, especially to the Caribbean and South America. In the first few years of American history there were more white slaves than black; most of them being Irish.

Oct 28 11:14

Phony flier says Virginians vote on different days

A phony State Board of Elections flier advising Republicans to vote on Nov. 4 and Democrats on Nov. 5 is being circulated in several Hampton Roads localities, according to state elections officials.

Oct 28 11:13

The Government's Actions Are Making the Financial Crisis Worse

* The bailouts are causing HIGHER mortgage rates for consumers

* The government's commercial paper buying spree is INCREASING the cost of borrowing

* Arbitrary interventions by the government (AIG rescued, Lehman left to fail) create chaos in the markets. Indeed, every time Paulson, Bernanke or Bush speak, the stock market tanks.

* They also undermine consumer confidence. For example, consumer confidence is now at an "all-time low", due partly to "increasing uncertainty about the government’s rescue plan".

Oct 28 11:12

Foreclosure Alley

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700 families lose their homes every single day in Southern California.

Oct 28 11:10

How to Stop and Prevent GOP Election Theft Forever

Support efforts to round up an imprison GOP vote cheats, frauds and other criminals! Take back America!

Oct 28 11:06

U.S. pulls the plug on the world

The U.S. administration has prompted a huge surge in the U.S. dollar, which may help refinance its financial sector. The cost is a currency whirlwind that threatens the collapse not just of banks and companies but entire countries.

In the past week the financial crisis, which began in banking and spread to stocks, has careered into the currency markets. The U.S. actively decided back in September 2008 to shut down the investment banks that lend to the biggest professional investors. This has caused those investors to sell anything and everything and to settle their trades.

Oct 28 10:07

McCain: Stevens Should Resign

Presidential hopeful John McCain called today for the resignation of fellow Republican Sen. Ted Stevens, following the Alaska lawmaker's conviction on charges of lying on financial disclosure forms to conceal gifts and home renovations he received from supporters.

Oct 28 10:00

Racist Images...

In this wonderful montage by Spike Lee, we see how racism is
constructed. The sadness of the images is that all this hate
came from all that laughter. Our MSM has always been a medium
of racism.

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Oct 28 09:54

One Last Bush Doctrine

Belittled domestically, President Bush is flexing his last working muscle: His control over the nation's military. And in so doing, he is adding one last addendum to the ever-changing Bush Doctrine, establishing yet another de facto U.S. policy on his way out the door, and leaving his successor with yet another controversial precedent to wrestle with.

Oct 28 09:50

Arrests in Plan to Kill Obama and Black Schoolchildren

Two young men who are believers in “white power” have been arrested and charged in Tennessee in what federal officials described as a plan to assassinate Senator Barack Obama and kill black children at a school.

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Another try (and failure) after Denver? Gotta be careful using white power boys as patsies; they are a bit lacking in the grey matter.

Oct 28 09:49

Barack Obama earthquake coming, says veteran pollster

The Barack Obama earthquake is on its way. A second wave of electoral landslide has never followed the first in US politics, but after the 2006 Republican meltdown history will be made next week. Race will not be an issue. McCain over-learnt the lessons of Hillary Clinton's defeat to Obama. McCain should now be involved in a "Bob Dole" strategy because all he looks like at the moment is an angry old man.

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... with a bunch of lying whiners who don't want to lose their tax cuts for the rich as supporters.

Oct 28 09:46

True Vote Summarizes Problems in U.S. Election Thus Far

- Voter deception. In Florida Democratic voters received calls falsely telling them they could call in their vote and avoid lines. In Philadelphia, fliers warn that people with outstanding tickets, child support payments and warrants will be arrested when they vote. In Hampton, Virginia they tell Democrats to vote on Wednesday, Republicans on Tuesday. In Texas, people are told if they want to vote for all the Democrats and make sure they vote for Obama, that after they select Democrat they should then select Obama – in fact, that erases the Obama vote.

Oct 28 09:45

US considering talks with Taliban: report

The United States is considering taking part in talks with elements of the Taliban in a sharp change in tactics in Afghanistan, the Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday citing unnamed officials.

The report said the new approach was contained in a draft recommendation in a classified White House assessment of US strategy in Afghanistan. Talks would be led by the Afghan government, “but with the active participation of the US,” it said.

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So finally, after 7 years of blood and money spent on the badly mangled occupation of Afghanistan, someone gets something of a clue as to what really needs to happen here?

One has to wonder if there were any true adults in the room when the invasion and occupation of Afghanistan was (allegedly) planned.

And how horrendously wrong this has gone can be ascribed to three factors: magical thinking, a complete ignorance of the history and culture of the region, and a complete repudiation of the US's own military protocol, indicating that it would take 400,000 soldiers to manage this occupation successfully.

Oct 28 09:44

7 days -- One week out -- Republicans expect to be crushed in historic landslide: buy emergency time in Montana and West Virginia

***In convo with Playbook, a top McCain adviser one-ups the priceless “diva” description, calling her “a whack job.”

Oct 28 09:41

Biden Slammed During Florida Interview, Same Anchor Gives McCain Softballs

Biden asked her if his interview was a "joke" and wondered aloud who was writing her questions. Conservative writers, like Michelle Malkin, are trying to use Biden's negative reaction to biased questions as proof that he's even more erratic than John McCain. It's a huge stretch. Not only has John McCain increasingly accused the entire media establishment of being in the tank for Obama after years of calling the press his "base," but on Thursday he showed clear erratic behavior by snapping at a reporter over an immigration question:

Oct 28 09:40

News Orgs Investigate Possibly Fatal McCain '64 Car Crash

Vanity Fair magazine and the National Security News Service claim to have knowledge "developed from first-hand sources" of a car crash that involved then-Lt. McCain at the main gate of a Virginia naval base in 1964, according to legal filings. The incident has been largely, if not entirely, kept from the public. And in documents suing the Navy to release pertinent information, lawyers for the NS News Service allege that a cover-up may be at play.

Oct 28 09:37

Spending the Economy into Oblivion

With news this week that Congress is poised to consider a new stimulus package, I am forced to again ask a question that seems silly in Washington: How will we pay for this?

We need to declare the facts and their obvious consequences. The deficit of the United States is now spiraling out of control, and the recent bailout package has only made it worse. Our crushing federal debt is one key reason behind our current economic turbulence.

Oct 28 09:35

US Faces International Condemnation in Wake of Syria Strike

While the White House has declined comment and other US officials defended the strike on a Syrian border town yesterday which killed eight, international condemnation rained down on the strike from a number of sources.

Oct 28 09:35

Gaza hospitals suffering from lack of medicine

Last week, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said virtually no medical supplies were reaching the Gaza Strip, putting the lives of several hundred seriously ill patients at risk.

It blamed a "standstill in cooperation" between Palestinian authorities in the West Bank, where President Mahmoud Abbas's Fatah faction holds sway, and Hamas for imports of medical supplies having slowed to a "trickle".

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Palestinians are dying due to both the internecine squabbles between Hamas and Fatah, and Israel's combined siege of Gaza and denial of travel for health reasons.

That Gazans are being left to die because of lack of access to medicines or are unable to leave Gaza for desperately needed medical treatment, borders on the criminal.

Oct 28 09:34

US shows it is ready to take the war across boundaries

The US commando attack inside Syrian territory appears to amplify an emerging message to countries giving safe passage to terrorists: Take action, or America will.

Webmaster's Commentary: 

Actually, the real message is 'VOTE GOP!!!"

Oct 28 09:33

Cardholders Can't Catch a Break

Just because the Federal Reserve decides to cut rates, doesn't mean your credit-card issuer will follow suit.

Oct 28 09:32

US crossing more borders in terror war?

In the name of protecting its forces in Afghanistan and now Iraq, the United States appears to have begun to step up a bold gamble: conducting raids in countries it believes are not doing enough to fight extremist militants.

Oct 28 09:28

McCain says pundits being fooled, promises victory

Republican John McCain and running mate Sarah Palin told a Pennsylvania audience Tuesday that "it's wonderful to fool the pundits" and vowed to pull out an upset win over Democratic rival Barack Obama.

Oct 28 09:28

How to Bankrupt a Nation

How would you bankrupt yourself? You’d want to get yourself into a position where you could not pay off your debts. You’d run up big credit card bills. You’d borrow heavily. You’d mortgage and re-mortgage your house. You’d splurge on your spending. The money would go – to clothes, restaurants, and hairdressers.

Oct 28 09:23

Spending the Economy into Oblivion.. Ron Paul

With news this week that Congress is poised to consider a new stimulus package, I am forced to again ask a question that seems silly in Washington: How will we pay for this?

While a few Members of Congress have raised the issue, it certainly was not the primary concern of the House Budget Committee when they interviewed Ben Bernanke on Monday. And, when they did direct this question to the Chairman of the Federal Reserve, his answer was the standard rhetoric about how Congress needed to make tough choices. Needless to say, not many specifics were discussed.

Oct 28 09:22

Interventionism, Not Muslims, Is the Problem

When governments go awry, it is up to the citizenry to straighten out their course. The problem is not Muslims or Islam. The problem is the U.S. government and, specifically, its foreign policy of interventionism. Bringing an end to that policy will restore a sense of peace and harmony not only to the American people but also the people of the world.

Oct 28 09:19

The Only Choice on November 4th

The critical problem we face today is the same one all mankind has faced: the state, those monopolists who claim the right to break the laws that they make and enforce. How to restrain them is the critical problem of all sound political thinking. Making matters worse, this gang now has a monopoly on the money and the ability to print it, and they are abusing that power at our expense.

Oct 28 09:15

Opinion: Livni's Coalition Collapse Bad News for Mid-East Peace

Livni's inability to form the coalition now threatens the peace process even more. At present, polls are forecasting an election victory not for Livni but for “Likud” party boss Benjamin Netanyahu. One doesn't need to reread the history books to know that during Netanyahu's last term of office from 1996 to 1999, the Oslo agreement received its mortal blow.

Webmaster's Commentary: 

A real worst-case scenario: Netanyahu wins in Israel, and McCain "wins" (read: steals) the election in the US.

If you've loved Bush's wars without end, you're really going to love what McCain and Netanyahu will most probably do.

Oct 28 09:10

Collapsed Home Cited for Violations

Some residents say they'd warned the caretaker, Daniel Cunningham, a former candidate for Mayor, about the dangerous living conditions.

"We kept telling Daniel he doesn't comply with the people, what the tenants say how unsafe it is. With the building inspectors, they told him take it down, take it down he didn't want to listen to them," said Holly Nojima, a former tennant.

"He's all about taking people's money he don't care. I seen him collect people's rent then kick them out the next day," said Clay.

Oct 28 09:08

Drinking the ACORN Kool-Aid: How Cries of Voter Fraud Cover Up GOP Elections Theft

Virtually the entire mainstream electronic media drank ACORN Kool-Aid this month brewed up by the Republican National Committee. Almost no one seriously challenged John McCain's comical assertions that ACORN, a grassroots voter registration group, "is now on the verge of maybe perpetrating one of the greatest frauds in voter history in this country, maybe destroying the fabric of democracy."

Oct 28 09:08

US seeks Gulf money to get over financial crisis

A senior US official on Tuesday made a strong pitch for Gulf Arab investment and promised them better treatment than meted out to Dubai port operator DP World two years ago as the United States tries to overcome turmoil in its financial system.

Webmaster's Commentary: 

The rulers of the Gulf states must be shaking their heads collectively, and wondering just what the US thinks it is doing, coming hat in hand to Dubai to get these leaders to agree to invest in the US market.

After having occupied Iraq and Afghanistan (badly), and shooting up places like Pakistan and now Syria, the US is doing a remarkable job of looking like an international bully which needs a real intervention to save it from yet another potential round of military misadventures.

Unless Kimmitt understands and acknowledges this going in, his hopes for Gulf investment in the US are dead on arrival.

Additionally, Islamic banks are less exposed to the problems in the US markets because of how they lend money, which is on a fixed fee, and not for interest per se.

But if there is any silver lining on the bad US and international financial news, it is that the economic downturn may mean a more rapid pullout in Iraq, and a quicker coming to terms with the Taliban in Afghanistan, because there is no money left with which to fight these wars.

Oct 28 09:00

'Foreclosure Angel' Saves Stranger's Home

"She was crying, and I asked her what is she upset about, and you know, she lost her house," Mock said.

When the No. 73 came up and the auction began, Mock said she asked Pottsboro, "Is it worth it?"

"She said yes. … I just kept taking her word," Mock said.

Mock ended up winning the auction, with a bid of about $30,000. And just like that, Pottsboro's sad goodbye turned into welcome home.

Oct 28 08:57

US Faces International Condemnation in Wake of Syria Strike

Unnamed US officials said the attack had targeted and killed a “smuggler of foreign fighters into Iraq” and said they didn’t kill any of the women and children found at the attacked site. US officials say the attack is justified under an “expansive definition of self-defense” similar to the argument made by Israel when it attacked a site in Syria last year.

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So, if the US raid inside Syria DIDN'T kill those women and children, would someone kindly tell me precisely how they died?!?

And to describe this action in any way, shape or form as having been justified under ".....an 'expansive definition of self-defense'" just boggles the mind.

This was not "self-defense"; it was sheer, naked aggression; there's no other logical way to describe it.

Oct 28 08:56

VIDEO - Another reason to hate John (the drawf) McCain

At least we won't have Hillary.

What this shows is how much big business effects McCain. Now that Budweiser is a sponsor of Ultimate Fighting Championship fights McCain has no problem with it. But when the UFC was rivaling Boxing back in the Gracie days, McCain and trusty super Zionist side kick Joe Lieberman tried to get it banned. And many states and cities did ban it.

Oct 28 08:47

PM Putin suggests Russia, China ditch dollar in trade deals

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin proposed on Tuesday that Russia and China gradually switch over to national currency payments in bilateral trade, expected to total $50 billion in 2008.

"We should consider improving the payment system for bilateral trade, including by gradually adopting a broader use of national currencies," Putin told a bilateral economic forum.

He admitted the task would be tough, but said it was necessary amid the current problems with the dollar-based global economy.

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Considering the current state of the US dollar (backed by nothing more than a smile from the officials at the Federal Reserve), who can blame Putin for making such a suggestion?

Oct 28 08:41

Solomon's real mine? 3,000 years on, archaeologists uncover fabled site in desert

In a discovery straight out of an Indiana Jones movie, archaeologists believe they have uncovered one of the lost mines of King Solomon.

The vast copper mine lies in an arid valley in modern-day Jordan and was created in the 10th century BC - around the time Solomon is believed to have ruled over the ancient Hebrews.

Webmaster's Commentary: 

There is a bit of a leap here! What they have is a mine. The existence of the mine does not prove anything at all about Solomon, or ancient Judea. Even this article admits that the archaeologists "believe" this is one of Solomon's mines.

Pointedly, most scientists date the site to long after the time of Solomon. From Dr. Levy's comments, it is obvious that he has an agenda to use the site to prove the Old Testament narrative, rather than to simply understand the site itself.

Oct 28 08:33

Hell Freezes Over: White House Drug Czar Backs Decriminalization

The Marijuana Policy Project today congratulated White House “drug czar” John Walters for backing a Mexican government proposal that would remove criminal penalties for possession of small amounts of marijuana.

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Watch the booze companies get all pissed off now!

Oct 28 08:30

Pennsylvania GOP disavows inflammatory email

Pennsylvania Republicans are disavowing an e-mail sent to Jewish voters that likens a vote for Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama to events that led up to the Holocaust.

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"Yeah, we're like really REALLY sorry that happened. Really. No kidding."

Oct 28 08:27

No Evictions in Kahana Valley; Negotiations Planned

Six families facing eviction in Kahana Valley will not be forced out of their homes Monday. Police were expected to clear out the park by 6 a.m. Many of the families have lived there for generations.

Before the sun rose Monday morning, a large protest began on Kamehameha Highway. More than 200 people showed up to fight for 30 people living in the valley.

Oct 28 07:49

Sarah Palin Supports New 9/11 Investigation

John McCain’s presidential running mate Sarah Palin, much to the bewilderment of the 9/11 truth community, seemingly expressed support for a new investigation into the terrorist attacks during a rally in Ohio last week.

Asked by We Are Change Ohio, “Do you support the family members and first responders who are calling for a new 9/11 investigation?,” Palin responded, “I do.”

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"I've seen a really tall building. And I have actually been on an airplane! So I'm an expert!"

Oct 28 07:48

Israel Threatens to Forcibly Stop Us

This morning, the Free Gaza Movement was informed through the media that the Israeli Navy is threatening to forcibly stop the SS Dignity from entering Gaza tomorrow morning. Israel has not bothered to inform us of a legitimate reason for preventing us from delivering medical supplies, doctors, lawyers, and prominent human rights advocates to the Gaza Strip. Indeed, Israel has not bothered to communicate with us at all.

Oct 28 07:43

This Election Could Transform the Country, the GOP, and Capitalism

As I write this, things are looking good for an Obama victory, perhaps one of huge proportions. But well aware of the GOP's history of massive voter-suppression and voter intimidation (examples of which are in the news each day**), and the below-the-radar vote-counting manipulations, and quite cognizant of the dark strain of racism in American society, I'm not assuming the election's in the bag.

Oct 28 07:42

HOW WOULD YOU VOTE?

Webmaster's Commentary: 

This is a survey of how our candidates are faring in the eyes of the rets of the world. With just one exception, Obama is favored by the rest of the world. That one exception is, of course, Israel.

Oct 28 07:30

Rep. Sherman Feels Heat For Reporting On Threat Of Martial Law

Sherman has not retracted that statement. He has not suggested that the Congress members who had told him that didn't really tell him that, or weren't honest, or didn't take it seriously, or that it didn't influence their votes. But he has put out a statement to the media, clearly at the instruction of the leaders of his party, attempting to backpedal. Here's his new statement which begins by quoting his floor comments:

Oct 28 07:18

Money remains scarce.

Short-term lending rates were little changed over the weekend. "We see money markets remaining tight because the fear and uncertainty haven't gone away," economist Adam Carr says. Another sign of banks' wariness to lend even to each other: financial institutions continue to deposit record amounts in central banks' overnight deposit facilities.

Oct 28 07:11

Whirlpool to Cut 5,000 Jobs as U.S. Economy Slows

Whirlpool Corp., the world's largest appliance maker, will cut 5,000 jobs, or 6.8 percent of its workforce, and forecast lower annual profit as the global credit crunch and U.S. housing slump clips appliance sales.

Oct 28 06:44

Postbank Reports Quarterly Loss on Lehman, Writedowns

Deutsche Postbank AG, Germany's biggest consumer bank by clients, reported a third-quarter loss related to the collapse of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. and writedowns from the financial crisis.

Oct 28 06:02

9 Day Notice Jim Kirwan

The beginning of the End starts in just nine days. It's not as if we didn't have enough time to discuss the issues; because this campaign has broken all records for money spent and time wasted in pursuit of the Oval Office. Two years is an eternity in this quagmire and yet the candidates for president managed to avoid talking about any of the things that are tearing this nation apart.

Oct 28 05:56

How Can You Be in 10 Places at Once When You Are Nowhere at All?

Three Card Monte is a simple game that’s based on deception and greed. No one comes down the sidewalk and wins at Three Card Monte unless they work for the people running the game. The point of that is to give the impression that winning is possible. This game has been going on for a long, long time and still, people are routinely sucked into it. This game is a simple street version of much more complex games that are run on the public every day.

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