San Francisco: Protesters Angry at Fare Increases Stage “March Against Muni”

1 03 2010

“Union marchers outnumbered the March Against Muni by at least 2 to 1, and by the end of the night — after a largely one-sided public debate on the steps of City Hall — March on Muni’s organizers declared the drivers their friends, and insisted ‘everyone is on the same side here.'” ~ “S F Appeal” (Twitter from the march)

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First Edition Superman Comic Book Sold at Auction for a Record $1,000,000.00

23 02 2010

“The opportunity to buy an unrestored, high-grade Action One comes along once every two decades.” ~ Stephen Fishler





Former Vice President Dick Cheney Surprise CPAC Speaker

18 02 2010

“It’s a remarkable time to be an American and a remarkable time to be a conservative.” ~ Dick Cheney





Obama Announces $54.5b Nuclear Power Program, Old Hippies Really Pissed Off

16 02 2010

“Telling states to build new nuclear plants to combat global warming is like telling a patient to smoke to lose weight.” ~ Jennifer Nordstrom, co-ordinator of the Carbon-Free Nuclear-Free project





Bill Gates: Here, Now, Mosquito Death Ray to Help Reduce Disease

13 02 2010

“This system can toast millions of mosquitoes in a few minutes.” ~ Dr. Jordin Kare





USA: Airborne Anti Ballistic Missile Laser Weapon Makes History

12 02 2010

“This experiment marks the first time a laser weapon has engaged and destroyed an in-flight ballistic missile, and the first time that any system has accomplished it in the missile’s boost phase of flight.” ~ Boeing





Obama Changes Tone on “Fat Cats” – Now Calls Them “Savvy Businessmen”

10 02 2010

“I did not run for office to be helping out a bunch of fat cat bankers on Wall Street.” ~ Barack Hussein Obama II, Dec 14, 2009