Archive for September 23rd, 2009

Clinton on Gore: “I Thought He Was in Neverland”

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

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Steven Chu: Americans Are Like ‘Teenage Kids’ When It Comes to Energy

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

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CBS — U.N. Climate Summit Leaves Large Carbon Footprint

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

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Couple Charged After Leaving Baby Outside Omaha Bar

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

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LA passes law limiting roosters to 1 per household

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The chickens have come home to roost for Los Angeles city dwellers who keep roosters.

Hollywood Reporter — Fox wins first night of season: ‘Heroes’ falls, ‘Big Bang’ leads CBS

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

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Man admits lifting 3012 Netflix DVDs from Massachusetts mail facility

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

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ABC — Record Breaking Granny: 1,400 Relatives

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

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ABC — After ‘Inappropriate’ NEA Conference Call, White House Pushes New Guidelines

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

An August 10, 2009 National Endowment for the Arts conference call in which artists were asked to help support President Obama’s agenda – a call that at least one good government group called “inappropriate” — has prompted the White House to issue new guidelines to prevent such a call from ever happening again.

AP — 9 deaths blamed on Southeast storm; flood lingers

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

AUSTELL, Ga. – Neighborhoods, schools and even roller coasters at Six Flags over Georgia remained awash in several feet of murky, brown water Tuesday, even as an emerging sun shed light on the widespread flood damage.

CBS — Feds Issue Security Bulletins On Stadiums, Hotels

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

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AP — Al-Qaida predicts Obama’s fall by Muslim nation

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

CAIRO - Al-Qaida on Tuesday released a new 106-minute long video predicting President Barack Obama’s downfall at the hands of the Muslim world.

AP — Budget chief contradicts Obama on Medicare costs

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

WASHINGTON - Congress’ chief budget officer is contradicting President Barack Obama’s oft-stated claim that seniors wouldn’t see their Medicare benefits cut under a health care overhaul.

AP — Condoms, contact lenses shielded from tax

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

WASHINGTON - They were calling it the tax on Q-tips. Amid Republican ridicule, a Democratic chairman backed down Tuesday and exempted consumer items of $100 or less – from condoms to contact lenses – from a proposed tax on medical device manufacturers.

Jerusalem Post Analysis: Why everyone is saying no to Obama

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

Everybody is saying no to the American president these days. And it’s not just that they’re saying no, it’s also the way they’re saying no.

Politico — Paterson blames weak Obama record for friction

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

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UK Guardian — Obama the impotent

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

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Fox News — Obama Says U.S. ‘Determined’ to Combat Climate Change, Despite Senate Delay

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

President Obama promised the United Nations Tuesday that his administration is “determined” to do more to address the nation’s climate change obligations.

U.S. to push for new economic world order at G20

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States will urge world leaders this week to launch a new push in November to rebalance the world economy, but there are doubts national governments will bow to external advice.