Archive for February 11th, 2013

February 11th, 2013 - 10:04 pm § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: North Korea Explodes an Atomic Bomb

“We’ve been informed by the South Koreans that there’s been a (North Korean) nuclear test,” a U.N. Security Council diplomat told Reuters on condition of anonymity.[...]

February 11th, 2013 - 6:49 pm § in America

Value of the buck

A woman walks past a foreign exchange store in Cairo on Sunday. The Egyptian pound has dropped to around 6.4 pounds to the dollar, a record low. (AFP)[...]

February 11th, 2013 - 11:57 am § in Misc.


Pope to resign Feb. 28, says he’s too infirm VATICAN CITY (AP) – Declaring that he lacks the strength to do his job, Pope Benedict XVI announced Monday he will resign Feb. 28 – becoming the first pontiff to step down in 600 years. His decision sets the stage for a mid-March conclav[...]

February 11th, 2013 - 8:29 am § in Uncategorized

IMMIGRATION: Those other brown folk

Washington, Jan 29 – Even as President Barack Obama is set to announce an immigration reform plan, a bipartisan group of US senators have unveiled their own scheme offering millions of undocumented immigrants a path to citizenship. The compromise plan proposed Monday by a bipartisan group of e[...]