America’s Bad Romance with the Middle East

The last 50 years of US/Middle East relations summed up in a single powerful music video to Lady Gaga’s Bad Romance.

Jeremy Rifkin: The Future

If I had to pick three words to describe this interview with Jeremy Rifkin, they would be terrifying, informative, and uplifting.

Why? Watch it and find out. A great interview.

Mind you, if you pay attention, he also says we’re about to be hit by another financial crisis. Sadly I think he’s right on the money, and this time Canada won’t be safe.

Rob

Guest Post: Photos Show Oil At BP’s Deepwater Horizon Gulf Spill Site « naked capitalism

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Guest Post: Photos Show Oil At BP’s Deepwater Horizon Gulf Spill Site « naked capitalism.

Looks like BP’s albatros of a drilling site has started to leak oil again. I wonder how fast it will be cleaned up- the media, I mean, to make sure this gets minimal coverage!