168 Pakistan Children Killed by U.S. Drone Strikes over the Last Seven Years

This count as of August 2011

"Just one in 50 victims of America’s deadly drone strikes in Pakistan are terrorists – while the rest are innocent civilians, a new report claimed today.
And the authors lay much of the blame on the use of the ‘double-tap’ strike where a drone fires one missile – and then a second as rescuers try to drag victims from the rubble
 Investigators also discovered that communities living in fear of the drones were suffering severe stress and related illnesses. Many parents had taken their children out of school because they were so afraid of a missile-strike.

Every reported U.S. drone strike from 2002-2012
"I've been tweeting for 12 hours and we're only at March 2010."

Barrosso Channels Clemenceau

"The next elections must not serve as a pretext for putting in doubt how indispensable these measures are,"


"The graveyards are full of indispensable men."


Retail Sales Rebound and Initial Claims Decrease?

“We’re off to a fairly strong holiday-spending season,” said Millan Mulraine, senior U.S. strategist for TD Securities in New York.
Bloomberg Pumps a Whole Lot of Nothing

Covered employment, those employed that are eligible to file for unemployment benefits:
7/7/2001:     128,116,562
11/17/2012: 128,066,082

Eleven years later and there are less employed that are eligible to file for unemployment insurance. Widely stated estimates for new entrants into the US workforce put that number at 1.8 million per year. 1.8 million times 11 = 19.8 million workers unaccounted for and missing.

Red Hot Chili Peppers - Stadion Slaski, Chorzów, Poland Full Concert 2007.07.03

Red Hot Chili peppers Live at Slane Castle Full Concert

Alice in Chains - MTV Unplugged Full Show


Gérard Depardieu

has fled France's 75% income tax and moved to the bucolic tax shelter Belgian border town of Néchin. In 2011, Mr. Depardieu urinated in the aisle of an Air France flight forcing the plane to turn back.