Two big retail chains in UK, Woolworths and MFI, go into bankruptcy with over 31,000 jobs at risk ~ link
Olmert 'to be charged' with corruption - possibility that he could be forced to leave office before February election ~ link
Pope to visit Holy Land in May 2009 ~ link
Brits say Israel staged 1976 Entebbe hijacking ~ link ~ I remember the famous "Raid on Entebbe" came as America was celebrating its 200th anniversary and stole a lot of the thunder.
Red Alert: Possible geopolitical consequences of the Mumbai (also called Bombay) attacks ~ link ~ The article states, "We will begin by assuming that the attackers are Islamist militant groups...". In terrorist attacks one can never "assume" anything. Terrorist attacks are at least as apt to be false flag operations as the real things.
Indian Prime Minister says Mumbai (Bombay) militants based 'outside county' ~ link ~ This could be a real false flag set-up for a major new war between India and Pakistan, both have nuclear weapons.
Bombay (Mumbai) attacks: India points the finger at Pakistan ~ link ~ Any nuclear war between India and Pakistan would be horrific in scope and would kill hundreds of millions and spread radiation across the globe. It also might involve China, and that could get really insane.
Furious China calls off EU summit due to support for Dalai Lama ~ link ~ China must understand that the world does not support its mistreatment of the Tibetan people and their heritage.
Indonesia AIDS body rejects microchip tagging plan ~ link
GM may sell off Hummer, Saturn, Saab and Pontiac to win US bailout loans ~ link
Europe to spend $13 billion on Mars rover and other space plans ~ link
Power of the Internet: Patient-led drug trials defy medical establishment ~ link ~ Always check into Rife therapy.
Russia: Obama must restore Iran ties before any further sanctions ~ link
Oil economics as a blood sport ~ link
Iran vs Pirates - Germany to arm civilian ships ~ link
Obama's wish list for Europe ~ link
EU raids pharmaceutical companies in antitrust probe ~ link
A New Future for Energy? The wonderful and wacky world of Nikola Tesla Revisited ~ link ~ Tesla was one of the greatest geniuses of history.
Greenlanders vote 'yes' to self rule ~ link
Gates: One more year at Pentagon ~ link
Arab sovereign wealth funds switch from Western investments ~ link
US Court of Appeals allows abuse case vs. Vatican ~ link ~ The Vatican has been using the legal shield of state sovereignty, however, sex abuse of minors is a matter of human rights violations and US law does allow for the piercing of the sovereign immunity veil in cases of human rights. A responsible pope would end the 800 year old rule of celibacy (in a 2,000 year old Church) in the priesthood and let married men in.
Airbus ready to shrink output if global crisis deepens ~ link
World's most expensive book - $100,000 each - arrives in New York ~ link ~
You can buy a copy of my book for under $15.
Experts call for global network to prevent asteroid disasters ~ link
US can retain space leadership role ~ link ~ Only if American ingenuity is truly encouraged instead of big government/big corporations having total say.
Happy Thanksgiving video ~ just for fun ~ link
Evacuation Day - a lost American historic holiday ~ link
Vatican set to go green with huge solar panel roof ~ link