AVE MARIA - by Helene Fischer - video ~ link
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Latest Satellite Sea Surface Temperature for North Atlantic - Loop Current - Gulf Stream ~ link
True Believer Album by Jeff DeVillez (iTunes) ~ link ~ also see this ~ link ~ Also see: Songs from Jeff DeVillez ~ link
War on Iran & Syria: What They Are NOT Telling Us ~ link
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Austrian Defense Minister: Lieberman's presence in Israeli cabinet 'unbearable' ~ link ~ Lieberman is a former bar bouncer for a Yiddish East European 'nightclub'. He has no business in the cabinet of any government. He is such a nut case that he makes Netanyahu look good. Stirling
In 1935, a book was published, War Is a Racket, by retired Marine General Smedley Butler. In this brief book Butler embellishes his belief that our nation’s foreign policy was controlled and manipulated by private corporate interests, all in the name of greed.
Wars, invasions and occupations by our military, according to General Butler, were all predicated on the desire for profit by corporations. He, himself, called his past life as a Marine General as being a gangster for these private industrial interests.
G8 summit ends with artificial 'hopetimism' - with video ~ link ~ The annual G8 summit is over, with no tangible result in saving Europe from financial crisis. Focused on debt-torn Greece, the world’s most powerful economies expressed support to Athens staying in eurozone despite a backup plan of its exit.
Congressional threat to every investor, business owner and citizen ~ link ~ The US House of Representatives, that includes his leadership, has passed Bill H.R. 5326. This legislation decimates the statistical agencies that support the entire fabric of business investment, policy-making, and decision-making in the United States.
international study of 115 food crops grown in over 200 countries showed that 75% of crops are pollinated by animals, especially by bees. At first it was believed that only honeybees were affected, but then bumblebee populations began to decline. The crisis was eventually given a name: Colony Collapse Disorder or CCD.