Archive for January 25th, 2013

January 25th, 2013 - 1:54 pm § in Misc.

Zipcars go to Avis

The global car hire firm Avis Budget has agreed to buy Zipcar, the world’s biggest car-sharing firm, for $500m  Why is this inevitable ?  Insurgents find a better way to do something, get bought up and then (I will bet) chopped up.[...]

January 25th, 2013 - 12:40 pm § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS! Hillary and Barack .. a duo appearance Sunday night!

WASHINGTON (CBSDC) — President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will hold their first joint interview on CBS News’ “60 Minutes.” Steve Kroft will sit down with Obama and Clinton today at the White House for an interview to be aired on Sunday. The interview comes after Clin[...]

January 25th, 2013 - 4:19 am § in Misc.

‘Microblogging encoffiner’

Blogging in China Death is dignified and equal wherever it happens Because of the account, Lin was often asked what death means to him. Lin answered the question with a clam that few of his peers have, “Life is a very ordinary existence and will be taken away at any time. There are more than [[...]

January 25th, 2013 - 4:15 am § in Misc.

Students Defend Modesty

Students criticise Feminist protest A number of University of Birmingham students have protested against an ‘International Topless Jihad Day’, a campaign organised by the Ukrainian feminist group Femen, branding it ‘racist’ and ‘colonial’. The campaign by Femen wa[...]

January 25th, 2013 - 1:53 am § in Misc.

Good News from VA

Poll: Unpopular Cuccinelli Trails McAuliffe In Virginia Guv Race 10 hrs ago – PEMA LEVY 3:38 PM EST, TUESDAY JANUARY 8, 2013 Democrat Terry McAuliffe leads tea party-party favorite Ken Cuccinelli, Virginia’s attorney general, 46 percent to 41 percent in Virginia’s race for governor[...]