NASA Satellite Spots Oil at Mississippi Delta Mouth!
The Turkish Government as Global Arbiter of Ethnic Violence.And there's still the not forgotten matter of The Armenian Holocaust?
Why Iran is quiet on the flotilla.Iran is usually the first to condemn Israel. Could its silence over the flotilla attack signal a sea change in Islamic politics?Turkey could do what the Islamic Republic of Iran has been trying to do for the last 32 years: become the most powerful and credible political and military force in the Islamic world.
More information coming to light about The Gaza so called Freedom flotilla.The military also discovered a cache of bulletproof vests and night-vision goggles, as well as gas masks.
Video : UN Watch's Hillel Neuer Attacks Humanitarian Credentials of Free Gaza Flotilla .A MUST SEE!
President Obama complained recently that he had endured the toughest 18 months as a president of any since the Great Depression.What if a war broke out in the Midle East?Perhaps he spoke too soon?
American, 19, Among Gaza Flotilla Dead.He was born in the United States and moved to Turkey at the age of 2.
Prime Minister Netanyahu's Speech on the Gaza Flotilla Issue.Why did the İHH acquired the ship at a cost of $800,000 for this kind of money they could have trucked in a lot more aid goods over land!The whole idea was to cause an international incident!
Israel Fully Prepared for Another Massacre or Cast Lead 2 If Needed,Russian view on this matter.The most interesting thing here is the fact that Turkey, a long-time ally of Israel, took an active part in the incident. The only explanation that we can see here is the intention of the Turkish prime minister to make his nation more Islam-oriented and expand its foreign political course.
Israeli Navy prepares for next flotilla ship.Rachel Corrie will be boarded like Marmara if necessary.
Saudi Arabia: Scholars call for jihad over Israeli raid.A pity they are not so quick to condemn when Turkey killed millions of Christian Armenians?
From the JTTM Archives: Al-Qaeda Leader in Afghanistan Mustafa Abu Al-Yazid Talks about Using Pakistani Nuclear Weapons Against the U.S., and Offers the Americans a Peace Plan – Either Convert to Islam, or Else be Ruled by Islam and Pay Poll Tax to the Muslims?
Can ordinary people think of a way to stop the oil?By 2 June, BP had received 31,600 suggestions from members of the public on how to plug the well, or deal with the oil slicks already in the sea.There are 235 ideas currently in stage three and four, says BP. Of those, just 10% are about how to plug the well.
BP cuts off broken oil pipe with giant shears.The US government has estimated the flow of oil before the riser was cut away at 12,000 to 19,000 barrels a day -- meaning at least 20 million gallons have already poured into the Gulf.Allen also said that nearly one million gallons of dispersants have been used to break up oil in the Gulf of Mexico spill.
BP Cuts Pipe, Preps Cap for Oil Leak.Live feed from the remote vehicle.
A nuclear bomb to the oil spill in the Gulf to close: good idea or complete insanity? John Roberts of CNN suggested live on TV - while millions of Americans watched: Drill a hole, drop a nuke in and seal up the well.
Those morons don't know what they're doing: James Cameron's view as yet another BP oil spill fix fails.I know some really, really, really smart people who could help with the spill. The director is considered an expert in undersea filming and who has extensive experience working with submersible robots.
NASA Satellites View of Gulf Oil Spill Over Time (1 Month).My heart goes out to all the people making a living from the Gulf and the animals affected by the spill!
BP seeks yet another way to stop oil leak as protests loom.BP announced Wednesday it had abandoned its latest plan to use a massive diamond wire cutter to cut the pipe spewing oil.
BP lacked the right tools to deal with crisis, chief executive admits.
Catholic bishop stabbed to death in Turkey.The suspect is the bishop's driver who worked for him for the past four and a half years. He was identified by police only as Murat A
US Administration Helplessly Watches Oil Slick Growing Bigger.Many American and foreign experts already doubt that the Obama administration is capable of handling the situation.Russian news!
Court and district court clerk shot dead in Brussels.Both the Court judge and its clerk, André Bellemans, were a few years from retirement.
British Airways red-faced over faux image of Bin Laden boarding pass.What's more, the image features a frequent-flier number for passenger bin Laden — so much for all those airport terrorist watch lists — and has him flying first class on Oct. 26, 2010.
UN urges global move to meat and dairy-free diet,and there's also the S 510 the Food Safety Modernization Act of 2010 hissing in the grass.A global shift towards a vegan diet is vital to save the world from hunger, fuel poverty and the worst impacts of climate change, a UN report said today.
GM Crop Use Makes Minor Pests a Major Problem.
American Thinker : Don't be fooled by Obama's incompetence.I completely concur!
Democratic Senate Candidate: White House Floated Possible Jobs If I Chose to Not Run Against Incumbent.Romanoff also released what he said was an e-mail from White House deputy chief of staff Jim Messina outlining three possible jobs.
Abbas demand bold US decisions on Middle East.US administration engaging with Hamas.Probably this is not going on since yesterday and why do i get the feeling someone is betraying Israel horribly?
Suicide Squad Targets Afghan Peace Meeting.Two attackers aged between 17 and 20 years had managed to come to the area using burqas and had entered a house under construction.
Iran Triumphs in Flotilla Disaster.Turkey’s NATO membership also puts the United States in a very difficult position.
Iran Selling 45 Billion Euros of Reserves for Dollars.Experts in Iran’s central bank have suggested the country buy gold because they forecast the precious metal’s price will increase.
Obama orders more benefits for same-sex partners of federal workers.Someone losing voters?In the old days politicians would kiss babies to get votes.
Right to remain silent? Suspect better speak up.Supreme Court: Suspects must explicitly invoke Miranda rights.
A STUNNING bank worker claims she was fired from her job because she's too PRETTY.I could have worn a paper bag, and it would not have mattered. If it wasn't my shirt, it was my pants.If it wasn't my pants, it was my shoes. They picked on me every single day.
A country in search of a hangman.I know the job,"he says. But I have my demands.
Putin's clash with rock star on state TV - real or a PR stunt?He described Russia as being ruled by dukes and princes with sirens on their cars and where state television just shows marches and anthems.
No quick transfer to EU-Russia visa-free regime - EU official.We will certainly study it, but we would not want to raise expectations that this is something that can be settled very quickly.
Sharia panchayat boycotts 5 Muslims for being infidels.Has Talibanism breached the solid wall which guarded Indian Islam for centuries?
Do you miss him yet?George W. Bush is on Facebook.Quote:We and the rest of the actually Free World miss you greatly Mr. President.
Shocking Rescue: Lost Man Chops Down Power Pole.Only in Canada!
Emu or genyornis? Answer holds key to age of rock paintings.Rock art specialist Robert Gunn said he suspected the paintings depicted the long-extinct genyornis, which would date the work as among the oldest rock art paintings in the world.
Low-lying Pacific islands growing not sinking.The New Scientist, predicts that the islands will still be there in 100 years' time.However it is still unsure whether many of them will be inhabitable.
2010 on track to become warmest year ever.Figures from US scientists show Arctic sea ice is at a record low, while land temperatures are likely to hit new highs.A potential conflict region is thawing!
The Lost Generation of Iran.Amir argued that the Island also encourages martyrdom -- a concept with which the citizens of postrevolutionary Iran have been well indoctrinated.
Contaminated Cocaine Can Cause Flesh to Rot.Sounds like an "Evil death" to me.
Obese Sydney bird sent to birdy bootcamp.An Australian kookaburra bird is undergoing personal training after growing too fat to fly because she ate too many sausages.Probably singing : Give Polly a cracker?
The World's First Fish Supper.A group of early human ancestors assembled on the shores of an ancient lake or river in Kenya and gathered fish and other aquatic animals from the shore and shallow water.
Girl, 9, Struck by Lightning Survives Without a Scratch.Lexi was in her bedroom watching television on Wednesday when the lightning hit her.
Video : Rescuing brown pelicans.Volunteers and veterinarians in the United States are stepping up to help save the countless animals being contaminated by the oil spill in the Gulf Coast.
Video : Robotic personal trainer.She can't drag you out for a run, but if you're desperate to lose weight Autom the robot can look you in the eye and tell exactly what you want to hear.
Japanese construction firm Shimizu Corporation has developed a series of bold architectural plans for the world of tomorrow. Here is a preview of seven mega-projects that have the potential to reshape life on (and off) Earth in the coming decades.
Keep tabs on what Google knows about you.On a single page you'll find settings for and information about your Gmail, Google Docs, Google Calendar, Google Voice, YouTube, and other Google accounts, including an extensive search history.
Google Maps walking-suit attorney: It was dark.You should Use caution--This route may be missing sidewalks or pedestrian paths.
A file-sharing suit with my name on it? (FAQ).
Victoria Beckham is ordering huge amounts of fruit to munch on at photoshoots - but insists the healthy treats must NOT be mixed up.Nuts?
Man throws acid on daughter for love outside faith.
The rise and fall of a Harappan city.An underground drain. It was more than 1.3 metres deep and about one metre wide,more here.
World military spending soars in spite of recession.Should we be surprised?
Navy's drone death ray takes out targets.For years, the U.S. Navy has been pursuing a workable ray gun that could provide a leap ahead in ship self-defenses.
Deep sea fish mystery migration across Pacific Ocean.Their discovery 15,000km from their usual home raises the possibility that deep sea currents can transport animals from one polar region to another.
Zoologger: Judge Dredd worm traps prey with riot foam.Strange creatures called velvet worms use a similar trick to entrap their prey, and while the immobilisation process might not be fatal, the subsequent process of being eaten most certainly is.
Aliens Like Us.Anthropologist Scott Littleton believes the truth is out there, somewhere.
Dirty dozen produce carries more pesticide residue, group says.If you're eating non-organic celery today, you may be ingesting 67 pesticides with it, according to a new report from the Environmental Working Group.