Daily Archives: August 27, 2011

AP Poll: Frontrunners Paul, Perry, Romney

Source: http://www.ronpaul2012.com Reports Yahoo News: “In yet another sign that perhaps the news media ought to think about treating his presidential campaign more seriously, Ron Paul was viewed about as favorably as Rick Perry and Mitt Romney by Americans in a new poll. In an Associated Press-GfK telephone survey of the general population, 37 percent […]

TRENDING: Ron Paul: We don’t need FEMA

Source: http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com As Hurricane Irene barrels along the U.S. East Coast, Rep. Ron Paul of Texas said the nation would be much better off without the Federal Emergency Management Agency. “I live on the Gulf Coast. We put up with hurricanes all the time,” the GOP presidential candidate told CNN after a New Hampshire campaign […]

Billionaire investor Jim Rogers throws his support behind Ron Paul

Source: http://www.examiner.com Kenneth Schortgen Jr , Finance Examiner Billionaire investor Jim Rogers throws his support behind Ron Paul As the economy Continues its downward slide due to the failed leadership of both the President and Congress, billionaire investor Jim Rogers sees no other alternative to turn things around than for Ron Paul to win the […]

Report Sheds Light on Chemicals in Oil Dispersants

Source: http://earthjustice.org Earthjustice advocacy, litigation reveal dispersants’ dirty chemical secrets Pop quiz: nearly 2 million gallons of chemicals are about to be dumped into the ocean where they will mix with oil gushing from a blown out well. Do you: A. Study beforehand the chemicals’ effects on marine life? B. Study beforehand the chemicals’ effects […]

Ron Paul Close 2nd in GA Straw Poll

Source: http://www.dailypaul.com The photos below are great!  Also from the DailyPaul.com site. Submitted by johnpp2on Sat, 08/27/2011 – 15:15 Just left the GA Straw Poll in Perry, GA.Cain 232 Paul 229 Perry 179, then Newt, Bachmann, Romney. As I was leaving, the Cain bus was loading up. I didn’t see a Paul bus but there […]

Ron Paul: No FEMA response necessary

Source: http://firstread.msnbc.msn.com   Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy By NBC’s Jo Ling Kent GILFORD, N.H. — After a lunch speech today, Ron Paul slammed the Federal Emergency Management Agency, or FEMA, and said that no national response to Hurricane Irene is necessary. “We should be like 1900; we […]

The Many Collapses of Keynesianism

Source: http://www.thedailybell.com Saturday, August 27, 2011 – by Lew Rockwell It should be obvious to everyone but the most dedicated adherent of Keynesianism that the stimulus did not accomplish its end. The combination of outright spending by Congress, the desperate schemes to reflate the housing market, the attempt to transfuse bleeding firms with other people’s […]

Media Blackout: US in Yet Another Illegal War … in Yemen

Source: http://www.thedailybell.com Airstrike Kills 8 Suspected Militants in Yemen … Officials in Yemen say an airstrike has killed eight militants in the country’s south. The officials said Thursday’s strike targeted a position held by militants with suspected links to al-Qaida in Yemen. On Wednesday, clashes between Yemeni forces and militants near Zinjibar in southern Abyan […]

Why Iceland Should Be in the News, But Is Not

Source: http://sacsis.org.za By Deena Stryker An Italian radio program’s story about Iceland’s on-going revolution is a stunning example of how little our media tells us about the rest of the world. Americans may remember that at the start of the 2008 financial crisis, Iceland literally went bankrupt.  The reasons were mentioned only in passing, and […]

CEO of Gibson Guitar a Republican donor; Democrat competitor uses same wood

Source: http://landmarkreport.com On Thursday, the iconic Gibson Guitar Corporation issued a press release stating that government officials raided their Tennessee manufacturing facility over warrants concerning the legality of the importation of wood purchased from India that they use in their world famous guitars. The wood–which is certified and regulated by the Forest Stewardship Council–is not […]