State Sues: Fed Rule against Felon Hiring Ban Endangers Public

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TweetYumAt least one state has gone to court to fight the Obama administration’s preposterous new regulation limiting employers’ rights to ban hiring felons because it discriminates against minorities. It’s been an ongoing battle between a number of companies and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the federal agency that enforces the nation’s workplace discrimination, for […]

Cardiologist Speaks Out Against Current Cholesterol Guidelines

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TweetYum  (Dr John Briffa)   Most medical professionals strongly believe that cholesterol causes heart disease and that treating ‘raised’ cholesterol and bringing it down to a so-called ‘healthy’ level is beneficial for us all. However, I’ve been skeptical about both these ideas for many years now. I’m not the only one, though, as quite a few […]

Trajectory Unclear: Feb 2013 Asteroid Will Be Within Thousands of Miles of Earth; Impact Would Be As Big As Siberian Tunguska Event; 1000 Times More Powerful Than Hiroshima

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TweetYum Mac Salvo | Should a Tunguska type event occur on our planet today, especially over a populated metropolitan area, millions would be killed instantly, with many millions more being affected by the social and economic reverberations that may result from the catastrophe. According to NASA, there is a distinct possibility that an asteroid could […]

What’s More Important to Baby Boomers Than Money

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TweetYum By: Cindy Perman, CNBC.com This just in — money isn’t always No. 1! After enduring the financial impact of the recession, a whopping number of Baby Boomers say money isn’t the most important thing they hope to leave to their kids. They don’t just want to leave an inheritance; they want to leave a […]

Fresh round of hacked climate science emails leaked online

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TweetYum By: Leo Hickman, The Guardian A fresh tranche of private emails exchanged between leading climate scientists throughout the last decade was released online on Tuesday. The unauthorised publication is an apparent attempt to repeat the impact of a similar release of emails on the eve of the Copenhagen climate summit in late 2009. The […]