Monthly Archives: May 2015

Baghdad prison escape death toll rises to 50 prisoners, 12 police

Fifty inmates and 12 policemen were killed when a riot erupted and dozens escaped from an Iraqi prison holding hundreds of people jailed for acts of terrorism, security and police officials said on Saturday. Two versions emerged regarding how the … Continue reading

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Macedonia: 8 police officers dead

Eight police officers were killed and at least 20 others were injured in clashes early Saturday between security forces and an armed group in the town Kumanovo in northern Macedonia 14 gunmen were killed in the weekend clashes. Prosecutors in Macedonia … Continue reading

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Technology Eliminates Jobs So Unemployment Rises

case #1 Sod cutting. 16 people gather sod and place on truck. Enter automated sod cutter. Now only need 2 people. Where did the 14 workers go? To some other unskilled labor job if they are lucky to find any. … Continue reading

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Spent Fuel and nuclear plants

LEvel A/B waster is sent to Utah. Level C/d Waste sent to Texas. But Yucca Valley is not taking anything like spent nuclear fuel due to Congressional blockages. So the Nuke plants have to build a spent fuel containment structure. … Continue reading

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About that Bush security issue.

The Secret Service took more than a year to replace a broken alarm system at former president George H.W. Bush’s home, raising concerns within the agency about the safety of the Houston residence and the Bush family During the 13 … Continue reading

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Dead Scientists tell no tales?

Blogger connects dots and suggests too many are  dying. http://www.stevequayle.com/index.php?s=146 Since blogs can vanish. I thought I copy the names for posterity Alberto Behar, Robotics expert NASA at the JPL. died instantly when his single-engine plane nosedived shortly after takeoff … Continue reading

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