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Looking back at WW I; the uncomfortable parallels that exist today with the era that led to the outbreak of the first world war

As the New Year approached a century ago, most people in the West looked forward to 1914 with optimism. The hundred years since the Battle of Waterloo had not been entirely free of disaster—there had been a horrific civil war … Continue reading

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VIDEO REPORT: A Saudi Prince Who Beat and Strangled his Gay Manservant to Death Receives “life” sentence today

(LONDON)– A Saudi prince who beat and strangled his gay manservant to death received a life sentence today, with a minimum of needing to complete 20 years before even being able to apply for parole. Saud Abdulaziz bin Nasser al Saud, … Continue reading

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U.S. Recession Abated as Economic Forecasts Improve

The U.S. has likely dodged a recession for now, even though it’s too early to sound the all- clear for the economy. A string of stronger-than-projected statistics — capped by the news on Oct. 7 of a 103,000 rise in … Continue reading

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Toshiba takes a chair into space to film the world’s highest commercial (literally)

Different layers of the atmosphere, including the ionosphere – the radio mirror of the sky. Toshiba and Grey London take a chair into space to film the world’s highest commercial. In its latest outing for Toshiba, Grey London collaborated with … Continue reading

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Al Qaida to begin using cartoons for recruitment purposes

An al-Qaida affiliate says it plans to roll out what some have called a Disney-like animated cartoon aimed at recruiting children to the terror network. Scenes from the proposed short film show young boys dressed in battle fatigues and participating … Continue reading

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Singer turned actor Justin Timberlake takes a stake in $35m purchase of Myspace from News Corp.

Justin Timberlake arriving at the 2007 Golden Globe Awards How did Justin Timberlake — who in last year’s movie ‘The Social Network‘ portrayed a pivotal figure in the history of Facebook‘s phenomenal growth — wind up owning part of rival … Continue reading

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Wachovia Bank Directly Involved in Money Laundering scheme with Mexican Drug Cartels

A fraud investigator helped expose the shocking world of multi-billion dollar drug laundering by American banks and the surprising lack of oversight by the Feds. Martin Woods, an Englishman in his mid-40s, is blessed with a Sherlock Holmes instinct and … Continue reading

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