Another brand new week!
- Valuable insight into the Islamic State based on documents found describing the entire structure of the group and its plans
- Using a Scandinavian model for our prison is fine, but we must continue to build new models to enhance a sense of justice
- U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon said...
By William K. Black Quito: April 25, 2015
President Obama wants the world to know that he takes it personally that the Democratic Party’s base opposes his latest effort to sell out the people of the world to the worst corporations through the infamous Trans-Pacific Partnership...
Hey, old people who read GetReligion and know rock 'n' roll history (Hello Ira): Do you remember the days when people would write "Eric Clapton is God" on walls in London?
I think we are just about to hit that point with the so-hot-he-might-hurt-your-eyes hoops comet named Stephen Curry. Yes, I saw "The Move" against the Clippers (video above)....
In This Issue.
* Dollar is broadly weaker today. * German IFO is stronger than expected. * No risk premium for pesos. * I'm late, I'm late!
And Now. Today's A Pfennig For Your Thoughts.
Oil Jumps Higher Helping Petrol Currencies.
Good day.. And a Happy Friday to one and all! It was chilly outside again this morning. I saw on the news station I...
SPACE, as the late Douglas Adams pointed out, is very big. But the bit near Earth is also very crowded. Half a century of rocket launches has turned the high frontier into a junkyard. Around 3,000 tonnes of empty rocket stages, defunct satellites, astronauts’ toothbrushes and flecks of paint are thought to be in orbit.
Besides being messy,...