December 22, 2008

Man's £5 debt repaid 39 years on

'A Sheffield man who lent a penniless Australian tourist £5 to pay for a ferry trip in 1969 has been repaid his debt nearly 40 years later.'
BBC NEWS | UK | England | South Yorkshire | Man's £5 debt repaid 39 years on
Posted by Martin Sewell at 9:52 PM

Change? Obama Inner Circle Filled With Bilderbergers

'FOR TWO YEARS, Americans have heard an unrelenting mantra of change emanating from the campaign trail. But now that President-elect Barack Obama has begun forming his cabinet, we’re seeing a cadre of more deeply entrenched insiders than any administration that has preceded it.'
American Free Press Newspaper
Posted by Martin Sewell at 2:10 PM

Obama's War

'Just two months after the twin towers fell, the armies of the Northern Alliance marched into Kabul. The Taliban fled.
The triumph was total in the "splendid little war" that had cost one U.S. casualty. Or so it seemed. Yet, last month, the war against the Taliban entered its eighth year, the second longest war in our history, and America and NATO have never been nearer to strategic defeat.'
Obama's War by Pat Buchanan
Posted by Martin Sewell at 1:43 PM

James Petras on Bernard Madoff

'Wall Street broker Bernard (‘Bernie’) Madoff, former president of NASDAQ, revered and respected investor confessed to pulling off the biggest fraud in history, a $50 billion dollar scam. Bernie was known for his generous philanthropy, especially to Zionist, Jewish and Israeli causes.'
James Petras website: Bernard Madoff: Wall Street Swindler Strikes Powerful Blows for Social Justice
Posted by Martin Sewell at 12:09 PM

December 3, 2008

Man jailed for having sex with a horse

'A man has been jailed for three years after being caught having sex with a horse.'
Telegraph: Man jailed for having sex with a horse
Harsh sentence!
Posted by Martin Sewell at 11:49 AM