KrankyMind
Find something great to read

Articles posted on Thursday, May 17, 2012

Bobby Thompson, U.S. Navy Veterans Association Scammer, Still A Mystery TPMMuckraker

Thursday, May 17, 2012
Category: Crime

From tpmmuckraker.talkingpointsmemo.com

Thompson attended fundraisers and meet-and-greets where he stood shoulder to shoulder and took photographs with the most powerful Republican politicians in the country, including President George W. Bush, then-House Minority Leader John Boehner (R-OH), and Sen.

Find more articles like "Bobby Thompson, U.S. Navy Veterans Association Scammer, Still A Mystery TPMMuckraker"

African Beauty Queen Dismisses Skin Bleaching Accusations As Nonsense

Thursday, May 17, 2012
Category: Gender

From allafrica.com

A little tough to understand until you get to know the role of skin-lightening products in countries in Africa and Asia. A chance to look at the intersection of race, gender and beauty.

Find more articles like "African Beauty Queen Dismisses Skin Bleaching Accusations As Nonsense"

In the space between Old and New: Irish girls, the body, and self About-Face

Thursday, May 17, 2012
Category: Gender

From www.about-face.org

This article is part one of a three-part series about the intersection of secular and religious culture in Ireland and the effect of those forces on Ireland′s young women.

Find more articles like "In the space between Old and New: Irish girls, the body, and self About-Face"

Proof that the Solar Industry is on the Brink of a Huge Expansion

Thursday, May 17, 2012
Category: Business

From oilprice.com

The most important cost reductions in the next decade will come not through groundbreaking lab-scale improvements, but through incremental cost reductions due to deployment.

Find more articles like "Proof that the Solar Industry is on the Brink of a Huge Expansion"

Euro Struggles Can Be Traced to Origins of Common Currency - SPIEGEL ONLINE

Confirmed highly mobile-friendly site

Thursday, May 17, 2012
Category: Politics

From www.spiegel.de

Newly revealed German government documents reveal that many in Helmut Kohl′s Chancellery had deep doubts about a European common currency when it was introduced in 1998. First and foremost, experts pointed to Italy as being the euro′s weak link.

Find more articles like "Euro Struggles Can Be Traced to Origins of Common Currency - SPIEGEL ONLINE"

Does new brand of vodka glorify San Diego′s gan - Flash Player Installation

Thursday, May 17, 2012
Category: Crime

From www.cbs8.com

A new brand of vodka is stirring up controversy and its makers are accused of glorifying San Diego′s gang violence.

Find more articles like "Does new brand of vodka glorify San Diego′s gan - Flash Player Installation"

The World’s First Bionic Elephants Wonderland

Thursday, May 17, 2012
Category: World

From blogs.plos.org

At that point they’d saved the elephants’ lives but they didn’t know if they’d be able to help them walk again.

Find more articles like "The World’s First Bionic Elephants Wonderland"