News 05/17/11 – Updated 2359 Hrs. Eastern

US fines BAE $79 mln over arms-control breaches



The Chicago Council on Global Affairs



Agenda for Chicago Council Symposium on Global Agriculture and Food Security


Look at the first one under “who”…there’s that foundation again, remember 444s.


A Master Plan for Higher Education



Some information on Lester Crown






A List of Goldman Sachs People in the Obama Government



Secret service: The feds question a Tacoma seventh grader for a Facebook comment about President Obama and suicide bombers



LED bulbs hit 100 watts as federal ban looms


“NEW YORK – Two leading makers of lighting products are showcasing LED bulbs that are bright enough to replace energy-guzzling 100-watt light bulbs set to disappear from stores in January.

Their demonstrations at the LightFair trade show in Philadelphia this week mean that brighter LED bulbs will likely go on sale next year, but after a government ban takes effect.

The new bulbs will also be expensive — about $50 each — so the development may not prevent consumers from hoarding traditional bulbs.”


Half of New Testament forged, Bible scholar says




Presbyterians Approve Ordination of Gay People


Look how long the debate went on.


Philly Police Harass, Threaten to Shoot Man Legally Carrying Gun



The Silver Lining to L’Affair DSK




  1. wow that audio clip of the police harassment just F’n drove me wild man. my blood was boiling after listening to that.

    makes me sick to my stomach. wow. the Nazi police state has arrived in philly.

  2. Being a biblical scholar means nothing. The N.T is the most reliable of all historical text’s. As for the boy questioned by secret service for his facebook post, well now we know ‘they’ are watching facebook posts. I wonder if they are on private accounts aswell.

    • Yes they have private accounts with fake names. That was a news item sometime ago this year.

  3. matt :
    wow that audio clip of the police harassment just F’n drove me wild man. my blood was boiling after listening to that.
    makes me sick to my stomach. wow. the Nazi police state has arrived in philly.

    They have been there you were just missing the action.

  4. where did the person who wrote the article about the new testament learn to write an article? pathetic.

  5. People need to stay out of big cities like Philly and move to a rural area. Of course it probably will happen in rural areas one day also. Remember Gordan Kahl.