Maya Archaeologists Unearth New 2012 Monument With ’End Date’ of Dec. 21, 2012

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TweetYumArchaeologists working at the site of La Corona in Guatemala have discovered a 1,300-year-old-year Maya text that provides only the second known reference to the so-called “end date” of the Maya calendar, December 21, 2012. The discovery, one of the most significant hieroglyphic finds in decades, was announced June 28 at the National Palace in […]

Labor Department backs off plan forcing reporters to use government-issued computers

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TweetYum  (FOXNEWS)   The Labor Department has backed off a plan to force news agencies to use government-issued computers and other equipment to report on jobless reports and other key economic data, following a GOP-led House hearing this week, according to several published reports. Agency officials have said they want reporters who analyze, then write about […]

Leaked Stratfor Email Calls Ground Zero Mosque Imam ‘an FBI asset’

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TweetYum Wikileaks | On Monday February 27th, 2012, WikiLeaks began publishing The Global Intelligence Files, over five million e-mails from the Texas headquartered “global intelligence” company Stratfor. The e-mails date between July 2004 and late December 2011.    

Ron Paul’s Slow-and-Steady Strategy

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TweetYum By John Avalon, The Daily Beast Ron Paul describes his own supporters as “a tireless, irate minority.” No less accurate are these observations: no supporters are more dedicated; no candidate more influential on the terms of debate; and no campaign less successful at racking up actual wins this primary season. So far, the Paul […]

New Law Requires Photo ID to Buy Drain Cleaner

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TweetYumShareThis New Law Requires Photo ID to Buy Drain Cleaner 06 Jan 2012 (IL) A new state law requires those who buy drain cleaners and other caustic substances to provide photo identification and sign a log. The law, which took effect Sunday, requires those who seek to buy caustic or noxious substances, except for batteries, […]