Saturday, June 12, 2010
MFS - The Other News
Staten Islanders urged to visit 9/11 monument in Bayonne,more about it here.You would think that people would flock to a 10-story bronze monument to 9-11 sitting in the shadow of the Statue of Liberty and looking directly into the line of sight where the World Trade Center once stood.And the Tear Drop Memorial is a beauty ... a 100-foot-high chiseled monolith cuts a jagged frame around a giant hanging gold-mirrored tear drop.
YouTube silences Latma, removes We Con the World.As Israel went offline for the Jewish sabbath.If you try to access the song on YouTube you receive the notification:This video is no longer available due to a copyright claim by Warner/ Chappell Music, Inc. .
Mosque Plans Ignite Terror Fears, Inflame Tensions in NYC Borough.Tempers flared and fears were ignited at a community meeting in Staten Island, N.Y. Wednesday night, where many residents questioned why a Muslim group is being allowed to build a mosque on the site of a former convent.
Alleged Mossad Spy Is Arrested,more here.A man using the name of Uri Brodsky is suspected of working for a foreign spy agency in Germany and helping issue a fake German passport to a member of the Mossad hit squad allegedly behind the killing of Mahmoud al-Mabhouh in January
Saudi airspace open for Iran attack,more here.A Saudi government source confirmed that a blind eye would be turned to Israeli jets attacking Iran, according to the report.
Defiant Ahmadinejad Returns Home on Vote Anniversary.Hossein Ebrahimi, a member of the Iranian parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Commission, said Iran would stop and inspect international ships passing through the Strait of Hormuz, the strategic entry into the oil-rich Persian Gulf, if Iranian ships were stopped.
Iran's Greens continue to meander.As the Green movement itself shows, it's no longer a matter of "if", but only "when" age-old autocracy will wither away and fade into the annals of history.
White House denies Kristol flotilla investigation claim.The White House official said the administration continues to support "an Israeli-led investigation into the flotilla incident that is prompt, credible, impartial, and transparent."
Bachmann : Obama worst President in United States history.He’s siding with the Islamic world against Israel.
President attended fundraiser during Gulf memorial service.Priorities Golf - Money - party . Non
priorities : America and the American people?
Rabbi Receives Death Threats Over Helen Thomas Video."This ticker tape keeps coming in," Nesenoff told FoxNews.com. "We got one specific one saying, 'We're going to kill the Jews; watch your back"
NKorea vows to blow up South propaganda facilities.North Korea vowed Saturday to launch an all-out attack against South Korean loudspeakers and other propaganda facilities along their heavily fortified border, warning it can even turn Seoul into a "sea of flame."
Alaskan town hit by Exxon Valdez spill watches Gulf.Twenty-one years later, much of the oil is gone from the beaches, though some still lies just below the sand's surface.
Minnesota Declares 'Ladies' Night' Illegal.State charges five bars with gender discrimination.
Inmate to be killed by firing squad in US.Death by firing squad may sound outdated, but it could happen to Ronnie Lee Gardner in the United States next week.
Oil Spill Shuts the Nation’s Oldest Oyster-Shucking Company.“All the people I buy from are unable to work their grounds,” he said. “Unless they open some areas, we’re done.”
Iran's Ahmadinejad says Israel is 'doomed'.It's perhaps time he trained a parrot for his "speeches".
Why time is against Iran's Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.Many Iranians have fallen into a sullen acquiescence, frustrated that their hopes for change have slipped away.
Pentagon rushes to block release of classified files on Wikileaks.It has the ingredients of a spy thriller: an American military analyst turned whistleblower; 260,000 classified government documents; and rumours that the world's most powerful country is hunting a former hacker whom it believes is about to publish them.
The Grand Jihad.When Islamists and Westerners speak about “freedom,” they are not speaking about the same concept.
Belgium the town of Blankenberge their sand sculpture festival breaks world record.With a length of 841.80 meters the world record was broken again this year.
BoP girls report high rates of chlamydia.The "Bay of Plenty" followed Waikato where there were 1332 cases and the Auckland region where there were 3132.
Pictured: The 22ft python who needs SEVEN zoo keepers to carry her to her health check.