Tuesday, September 30, 2008
In the drug war brown and black young men in jail by hordes and money men go their merry way - Shades of the $700 billion bailout!
Monday, September 29, 2008
Sunday, September 28, 2008
Hanoi - Vietnamese authorities have detected the H5N1 avian flu virus in a flock of ducks on a farm in the southern province of Ca Mau, a government official said Friday. Hoang Van Nam, deputy director of Vietnam's Animal Health Department, said inspectors had found on September 22 that bird flu had killed more than 50 of 500 ducks on a Ca Mau farm.
Friday, September 26, 2008
MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - The man convicted of murdering a Montgomery police officer two years ago learned his fate Thursday. Circuit Judge Truman Hobbs, Jr. overrode the jury's recommendation and instead gave Mario Woodward the death sentence.
India has had bird flu but is banning poultry related products from nations that have had it too - I
It all sounds a bit ironic, oxymoronic, and strange. Will they complain when and if other nations ban the import of birds from India?
There are smart ways to break the pandemic threat but India and others are not looking beyond the easy and political.
Thursday, September 25, 2008
Data from the bureau's 2007 American Community Survey showed that California continued to diversify, with whites declining to 42.5 percent and
Latinos, Asians and blacks increasing to 54.4 percent of the state's population, the Los Angeles Times reported.
Tuesday, September 23, 2008
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances.
Michael Barnes, his wife, Pearl, and their children, Noah, 4, and Kylee, 15 months, pause outside the U.S. Courthouse in Anchorage after a May 12 hearing. Sept. 22, 2008, U.S. District Judge John Sedwick ordered the Army to give Barnes conscientious objector status and an honorable discharge. (Bill Roth / ADN photograph)
Monday, September 22, 2008