Looking forward to 2012 like a hole in the head

The presidential debates, early states voting, and political advertisements appearing on TV may have already left their mark: Months before the election next November, Americans are already sick of it all and dreading what is to come. A new Gallup poll illustrates just how united the nation actually may be becoming: 70% can’t wait for … Read moreLooking forward to 2012 like a hole in the head

The final debate set

The thrilla from Sioux Citta: The contenders debate one more time before the Iowa caucuses.Make or break for Gingrich…Snooze or lose for Romney..Punch or not much for Paul..Santorum there, too.. Bachmann still in.. Huntsman joins..Hey hey the gang’s all here. But what in the hell do we care?

Drones and consequences.. Pakistan/NATO relations come to a grinding halt

A collection of news links from the world: Tensions in Pakistan inflame after NATO helicopter strike reportedly kills Pakistani troops.. PROFOUND DIPLOMATIC CONSEQUENCES AFTER NATO STRIKE KILLS PAKISTANI TROOPS Border tensions inflame after NATO strike.. Tension in Pakistan.. NATO attack kills Pakistani troops.. Tensions inflame: Pakistan tells US to vacate air base.. NATO says “highly … Read moreDrones and consequences.. Pakistan/NATO relations come to a grinding halt

NEW FEARS OF EURO FAILURE– AND WHAT IT COULD LEAD TO IF IT COLLAPSES

AFP Photo/Thomas Lohnes The European economy continues to travel down a rocky path.. But now the British government is privately warning of a Euro break up — and  riots. According to TELEGRAPH reporter James Kirkup, the Treasury in Britain confirmed earlier in November that contingency plans began to be made for a collapse and unrest. … Read moreNEW FEARS OF EURO FAILURE– AND WHAT IT COULD LEAD TO IF IT COLLAPSES

“My wife and child are inside! My 4-month-old baby is inside!”

PHOTO:  REUTERS/Abdurrahman Antakyali/Anadolu Agency True and absolute horror taking place in the devastated nation of Turkey tonight.. the post-quake land shaken, stirred, and a wreck. Dead… collapsed buildings.. screams from underneath rubble being heard.While heartache is taking place in the streets, there is still a place for politics. While the wounded die and more dead … Read more“My wife and child are inside! My 4-month-old baby is inside!”