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The Economic Outlook for the U.S. & the Euro Zone Is Grim

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke presented his semi-annual report on the economy on Capitol Hill yesterday. The forecast was gloomy. The job market is "far from normal," household income is flat and access to credit...

Ahmed Shafiq Claims Presidency As the Brotherhood Sends Protesters to the Streets

A spokesman for Ahmed Shafiq, ex-prime minister of Egypt, declared that Shafiq was the winner of the Sunday election and not the Brotherhood candidate, Mohammed Mursi. Ahmed claims he won 51.5% of the vote. "Gen....

Egyptian Military Writes the Constitution & Declares Martial Law

People all over the world are the same. Not much separates us. We can learn a lot from the current developments in Egypt. The Egyptian military just declared martial law and wrote an interim constitution...

Greece Isn’t Lost – Conservatives Win!

Hallelujah! The Greeks have renewed my faith in mankind - not a lot, just a little. The Greek conservatives (the New Democracy Party) have won enough seats to form a joint government. This election...

Palestinian TV Is Guiding Youth Into Future Careers As Suicide Bombers

This is about how not to raise your children. A week ago, Israel sent the bodies of 91 terrorists and suicide bombers to the Palestinian Authority. A Palestinian TV program for youth used the occasion to...

Seven More Countries Excluded From Iran Sanctions

In 2010, according to The NY Times, more than 10,000 licenses were awarded to American businesses, allowing them to do business with Iran and other nations who sponsor terror. Back in March, the NY Times reported...

The U.N. Wants to Regulate and Tax the Internet – Where’s the Outrage from...

The U.N. wants to regulate and tax our Internet. They say they don't. The New York Times agrees with the U.N. and thinks claims to the contrary are the stuff of science fiction novels....

The “White City of Gold” Might Have Been Found in Honduras

Researchers might have found the legendary lost White City of Gold (Ciudad Blanca) in the jungles of Honduras. If true, it is a find equivalent to that of Machu Picchu. It is said to...

Libya- Where Are They Headed?

Renegade groups have been striking at various installations throughout Libya and the National Transitional Council is having a difficult time uniting these groups, some of which are sponsored by al Qaida. The following report is...

Hundreds of Men Attack Women at Anti-Sex Assault Rally

  Correction or Update, not sure which: 6/12/12: A friend told me that these assaults are not common or representative of what goes on in the urban areas of Egypt. The rural areas are more...

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