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Captain Trips does not exist

Government scientists are deliberately giving dozens of volunteers the flu by squirting the live virus straight up their noses »

The Associated Press reports on the story as though it should be read as the last news bit on a 11pm local news, after weather and sports..
A fun little tale about the government testing 100 Americans over the next year to see just what happens when the flu is sent directly into their bodies..
What I wonder, though, is the darker side of this … 
How many times are experiments done on Americans without knowledge?  
Sure, I have my tin foil hat appropriately adjusted. 
But when I see a story like this drop, I always question is they are trying to get something like this more into the mainstream for some reason





New Year's Eve.. Rockin' without Dick Clark in '13

Welcome to the final minutes of the year 2012. Yes. Already. It was so looked forward to, and it is ending so quickly...

It's minus Dick Clark this year, though. And that is notable. Fergie is showering ABC viewers tonight in the pre-game with Dick Clark related footage. Donna Summers is playing while the Doors are swaying. Yes, it's a stroll down amnesia lane in the fast lane. Dick Clarkless 2013. No countdown with the master of Times Square this year.

The show goes on, of course. With Ryan Seacrest to help. Before Seacrest will be 'out' there will be a number of events that occur. A massive ball will drop in Times Square. Revelers will kiss their hearts out.. then race for port-a-potties and their hotel rooms. Maybe stop by a pub and have a cup of cheer..

All around the world, the events are taking place. Some places on Earth are already 2013. The Pope will have a homily about how peace could be achieved. Fireworks will fly high into the night sky.. People will embrace …