Desperate for a Gulf of Tonkin style incident to reinvigorate momentum for an attack on Iran after the National Intelligence Estimate derailed the push for war, the Pentagon is crying foul over the alleged hostile intent of Iranian Revolutionary Guard boats after an incident in the Strait of Hormuz this weekend.
On Jan. 10th, asteroid 2005 WJ56 will fly past Earth only 2.6 million miles away. There's no danger of a collision, but the kilometer-wide space rock will be close enough for experienced amateur astronomers to photograph as it glides through the constellation Taurus glowing like an 11th magnitude star.
"We still don't know the exact mechanism of the memory process that occurs during sleep, but the results of this research suggest the possibility that it is possible to speed up memory consolidation, and in the future, we may be able to do it artificially," said Prof. Karni.
The washing machine of the future may not only wash garments according to the instructions on the clothes but secretly collect information for telemarketers, political parties and anybody else with an interest in people's dirty linen.
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The Monday Message from InspirationPeak
What exactly does it take to live the life of your dreams?
A million dollars in the bank?
Not even close.
It takes a decision; a simple decision that will ultimately test the strength of your commitment and the depth of your faith.
When journalists at China's national broadcaster CCTV log on, one of the first things that pops up on screen is a notice about what not to report.
Example ... (this should have been world news):
Frost over the World - Benazir Bhutto - 2 Nov 2007
In this interview
with Sir David Frost on Al Jazeera TV, Benazir Bhutto revealed (or claimed) that Omar Sheikh, the former MI6 agent now in a Pakistani prison appealing his sentence after being found guilty of killing Wall Street journalist Daniel Pearl, killed Osama bin Laden.
She makes the revelation in an off-hand remark at about 6m12s and thereafter into the interview.
The boy's parents and siblings were thrown to the floor at gunpoint and the parents were handcuffed in the weekend assault, and the boy's father told WND it was all because a paramedic was upset the family preferred to care for their son themselves.