December 10th, 2010


Food stamps, lost civilizations, and social media

* One in seven Americans is on food stamps.
* Does Obama have the political capital to go against the Democrats?
* Good read: on the Wikileaks prosecution and the First Amendment.
* 'Why WikiLeaks is winning its info war.'
* The Explainer on why Congress has a lame duck session.
* How social media has changed protesting.
* Interesting. Scientists find flaws in the NASA's discovery of arsenic-based life.
* Possible evidence of an ancient human settlement found under the Persian Gulf.