Monthly Archives: June 2011

Update on the Financial Crises

The financial industry has no remorse for the problems they have caused.  Case in point – the former Chief Risk Office for Lehman Brothers has been appointed to Treasurer and Vice President of the World Bank. Read about it here. … Continue reading

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Lower Your Cholesterol – Stop Eating Animals

I would have never believed it.  To lower your blood cholesterol, just stop eating animal products, i.e. meats, fish, and poultry – nothing with a face.  That includes meat products such as milk, eggs and cheese.  The best way to … Continue reading

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Health Care in America

I find it very interesting that the health care plan that was passed by a then democratic Congress is more or less patterned after the one passed in Massachusetts and signed into law by a republican governor.  So why is … Continue reading

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Nebraska Nuclear Power Plants

Has anyone seen the news about the nuclear power plants along the Missouri River near Omaha, Nebraska? Check out this news link.  It’s the first I’ve seen on this situation.  http://reut.rs/k1396Z Some videos have also surfaced on YouTube.  I’m not … Continue reading

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Concern over recent world events

I have always been a fairly optimistic person.  I realize that seismic, meteorological, and geologic events are part of our living planet.  However, the recent events coupled with the financial, political, and social problems that have surfaced around the world … Continue reading

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Say it isn’t so – Meat Glue!

Consumers beware.  Is it real filet mignon or is it “faux” filet mignon made with meat glue?  As if we don’t already have enough to worry about from the industrialization of our food supply, now comes meat glue. You know how they … Continue reading

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Arsenic found in chickens

Once again in the pursuit of profits our industrialized food producers are using methods that endanger human health.  Apparently, the chickens are given an “organic” form of arsenic that is supposed to help them to grow faster.  The problem is … Continue reading

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E. coli Outbreak in Europe

I’ve been following the news about the E. coli outbreak in Europe with great interest. It began in northern Germany and the initial news reports referred to the “E. coli outbreak in Germany.”  However the latest news reports refer to … Continue reading

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