PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,
PMMJ
cheetahmaster

Republicans, obesity, and 'the kids these days'

THURSDAY NEWS:
* What the Republicans' refusal to compromise is costing us.
* Also, Congressional Republicans, having fixed both the ailing economy and high unemployment, plan a big offensive against illegal immigration.
* Yes, the FOIA can be abused for political purposes, but it is still valuable.
* Follow-up: part of the TARP program actually turns a profit.
* A small Texas town gambles on a private prison and loses.
* The 'kids these days' are doing OK, actually.
* Ahem. A Montana state representative comes out in favor of, uh, drunk driving. (Courtesy maroonmd.)
* As awareness of obesity as a health issue spreads across the globe, so does the social stigma that it engenders.
* Paul Baran, one of the creators of the internet, passed away.

Tags: news
Subscribe
  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 1 comment