Keep the Money and the Jobs at Home by Buying American Products

All homeowners want to do their remodeling projects as inexpensively as possible—that’s just common sense. Traditionally, this meant buying products and materials made overseas. But it looks like a change in American attitudes is taking place, according to a survey conducted by Consumer Reports. More than 60 percent of all respondents said they would spend […]

’Leap second’ makes weekend a little longer

The world is about to get a well-earned long weekend but don’t make big plans because it will only last an extra second. A so-called ’leap second’ will be added to the world’s atomic clocks as they undergo a rare adjustment to keep them in step with the slowing rotation of the earth. To achieve […]

PC POLICE: Scotland Yard Bans “Blacklist” Over Racial Concerns

(FOXNEWS)   Scotland Yard has directed its staff to no longer use the words “blacklist” and “whitelist” over fears the words are racist. The British law enforcement agency told officers the words were no longer “appropriate.” “I am sure we can appreciate the sensitivity around the use of such terminology today so please ensure it is no […]

Gas Prices Could Hit $5 by Summer

By: CNBC As the average gas price nationwide climbs towards $ 4 a gallon, analysts and energy experts are forecasting that prices could hit the $ 5 mark at the pumps this summer. Rising gas prices could set the economy back. Crude prices surged last year, causing prices at the pump to shoot up. This […]

Kennedy Space Center at 50: A spaceport in transition

By Brian Vastag, WashsingtonPost.com Cape Canaveral, Fla. — A figurative “for rent” sign hangs on the front gate of John F. Kennedy Space Center. Among the facilities available: A space shuttle launchpad, slightly used; a giant crawler for moving rockets, still servicable; two enormous mobile launch platforms; two space shuttle maintenance hangars; a 15,000-foot concrete […]

Alex Jones admits eOnes censorship against Endgame Documentary, eOne unblocks all videos!

Click here to view the embedded video. Author: Brian D. Hill Source: USWGO Alternative News Alex Jones has finally told all of his listeners on the record after I’ve sent to Infowars emails that Endgame: Blueprint for Global Enslavement was censored by the corporation known as eOne or Entertainment One. USWGO has gone to war […]

Fed Action Will Decide Next Major Move For Gold

As our regular readers will know, we view US real interest rates as the key determinant of gold prices over the medium term. Six weeks ago we updated the situation with U.S. real rates (discussion of the theory behind the relationship can be found in that article) and since then, we have observed the gap […]

TEPCO says it ‘no longer owns’ Fukushima fallout

ShareThis TEPCO says it ‘no longer owns’ Fukushima fallout 27 Dec 2011 In terms of sheer chutzpah, Tokyo Electric Power Co’s claim that it no longer owns the radioactive isotopes that spewed out of its Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in March takes some beating. In defending a lawsuit from a Fukushima Prefecture golf club, lawyers […]