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Archive for May, 2011
HAROLD CAMPING…WE’RE STILL HERE!!!
A church-sponsored study on Wednesday blamed poorly trained priests and a deviant society for the Roman Catholic Church’s sex abuse crisis, but victims dismissed it as a whitewash of an institutional coverup.
From the Desk of Randi Rhodes: Well, Donald Trump will not be our next president. But then everybody has known that for a long time… with the possible exception of Donald Trump. Today Trump released a statement saying “After considerable deliberation and reflection, I have decided not to pursue the office of the Presidency.” [...]
Deadline reports that Larry David has joined the cast of the Farrelly brothers Three Stooges movie. And I guess it’s now official that Chris Diamantopolous is playing Moe. I saw the stories over the last few weeks saying Diamantopolous was the frontrunner for Moe, but I was suffering from Stooges casting rumor fatigue and decided [...]
The United Arab Emirates confirmed on Sunday that it had hired a company run by Erik Prince, the billionaire founder of Blackwater Worldwide, to provide “operational, planning and training support” to its military. But it gave no details of the company’s project to build a foreign mercenary battalion for the Emirati government. A written statement [...]
5/12/2011 - Rearch in Oregon on primates shows promise of leading to a HIV vaccine for humans, Oregon Health and Sciences University in Portland says. The OHSU Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute researchers tested their vaccine in rhesus macaque monkeys at the Oregon National Primate Research Center using a monkey form of HIV called Simian Immunodeficiency [...]
5/10/2011 – WikiLeaks’ Australian founder Julian Assange, who enraged Washington by publishing thousands of secret U.S. diplomatic cables, was given a peace award on Tuesday for “exceptional courage in pursuit of human rights.”