Nuclear Expert: “The Melted Core Cracked The Containment Vessel … There Really Is No Containment” At Fukushima Reactors

Just in case you think Fukushima has gone away! Nuclear Cores and Spent Fuel Pools Have Both Lost Containment Steven Starr – Director of the Clinical Laboratory Science Program at the University of Missouri/Senior Scientist at Physicians for Social Responsibility – said: The Japanese basically lied about what happened with the reactors for months. They […]

Why The Rich Really Are Living In An Alternative Universe?

Here are two interesting observations about why the rich really are living in an alternative universe. It pays to keep John Key in mind while reading these articles. One of them is by George Monbiot who argues that the kids of the rich brought up in Private schools are detached through their education of anything […]

Wal-Mart Situation “Getting Worse” New Leaks Reveal

You know the shit is about to hit the fan when Wall-mart complains about sales! Two weeks ago, Wal-Mart stunned the world when a leaked memo discloses that February sales had been a “total disaster” and the company was facing the worst February start since 2006. Today, Bloomberg’s deep throat in Bentonville strikes again, as […]

‘There were times when it seemed the Lord was sleeping’: Pope’s extraordinary confession to tens of thousands gathered in St Peter’s Square for final audience

Did the pope just say: “God sux?” The Pope used his final public appearance yesterday to reveal the toll the crises in the Catholic Church have taken on him. As a crowd of 200,000 packed St Peter’s Square, Benedict XVI admitted that in recent years God had seemed to him ‘to be sleeping’. His papacy […]

Greeks Panic As Drug Firms Slash Medicine Supplies By 90% On Bad Debts

Greece is facing a serious shortage of medicines amid claims that pharmaceutical multinationals have halted shipments to the country because of the economic crisis and, as The Guardian reports, concerns that the drugs will be exported by middlemen because prices are higher in other European countries. Rubbing further salt into the Greek (un-medicated) wound, the […]

BP testifies: We knew about ‘big risk’ of explosion

And we want deep sea oil rigs why? BP knew. BP didn’t care. The company was aware that there was a “big risk” of an explosion at the Deepwater Horizon oil rig before that very disaster unfolded, an executive acknowledged Tuesday in court. “There was a risk identified for a blowout,” Lamar McKay, who was president […]