Posts Tagged: 2012

Nobody Understands Debt

IHT GLOBAL OPINION | web clipping OP-ED COLUMNIST Nobody Understands Debt By PAUL KRUGMAN Published: January 1, 2012 In 2011, as in 2010, America was in a technical recovery but continued to suffer from disastrously high unemployment. And through most of

Nobody Understands Debt

IHT GLOBAL OPINION | web clipping OP-ED COLUMNIST Nobody Understands Debt By PAUL KRUGMAN Published: January 1, 2012 In 2011, as in 2010, America was in a technical recovery but continued to suffer from disastrously high unemployment. And through most of

NASA vs. doomsday theorists: Why the world won’t end in 2012

By The Week’s Editorial Staff | The Week An ancient Mayan calendar supposedly points to Dec. 21, 2012 as our day of reckoning. “Ridiculous,” says a NASA astronomer Will Dec. 21, 2012 usher in the end of the world as we know it? That what some doomsday watchers

NASA vs. doomsday theorists: Why the world won’t end in 2012

By The Week’s Editorial Staff | The Week An ancient Mayan calendar supposedly points to Dec. 21, 2012 as our day of reckoning. “Ridiculous,” says a NASA astronomer Will Dec. 21, 2012 usher in the end of the world as we know it? That what some doomsday watchers

President Obama

Obama Signs Controversial Defense Bill

 “I have signed this bill despite having serious reservations with certain provisions that regulate the detention, interrogation, and prosecution of suspected terrorists,” Obama said. “I want to clarify that my Administration will not authorize the indefinite military detention without trial

President Obama

Obama Signs Controversial Defense Bill

 “I have signed this bill despite having serious reservations with certain provisions that regulate the detention, interrogation, and prosecution of suspected terrorists,” Obama said. “I want to clarify that my Administration will not authorize the indefinite military detention without trial