Week of August 8, 2011





AHHHHHHHHHH!!!!

MAKE THE BAD PEOPLE GO AWAY!!!

STOP THE VOICES!

IS AN "AA+" CREDIT SCORE BETTER THAN A 740???

WHY ARE SARAH PALIN AND RICK PERRY DOING THESE THINGS IF THEY ARE NOT RUNNING FOR PRESIDENT???

DOES CHINA AND RUSSIA HATE US NOW???

DO WE OWE THEM MONEY???

HOW CAN RICK PERRY'S HAIR STAY SO PERFECLY DOME-LIKE???

ARE THE SUN SPOTS EATING MY BRAIN???

HOW CAN WE MAKE CASEY ANTHONY GO AWAY???

WHY DOESN'T THE PIZZA DELIVERY MAN GO INTO MY NEIGHBORHOOD???

HOW LONG DOES AN M.R.E. LAST IN TEXAS HEAT???

IF THE STOCK MARKET IS BASED ON PERCEPTION, WHY ARE WE SHOCKED WHEN IT DIPS???

IF WE CAN'T AFFORD NEW TAXES, WHY ARE WE ASKING FOR MORE OF THEM???

WHY DOES A GALLON OF MILK AND A GALLON OF GAS NOW COST THE SAME???

WHY DOES A SALAD COST MORE THAN A HAMBURGER???

AHHHHHHHHHH!!!!




ANYWAY... A hair-thin electronic patch that adheres to the skin like a temporary tattoo could transform medical sensing, computer gaming and even spy operations, according to a US study published Thursday.


'DON'T GIVEA' DAMN 'BOUT A GREENBACK DOLLAR' - In comments emailed to CNBC, Guan Jianzhong, chairman of Dagong Global Credit Rating, said the currency is “gradually discarded by the world,” and the “process will be irreversible.”





LOST IN SPACE!!! With solar activity expected to peak around 2013, the Sun is entering a particularly active time and big flares like the recent one will likely be common during the next few years.


THE NEW MEDIA GAME: Radio personalities must do it all for themselves in brave new brokered world


HOW MUCH IS YOUR INTERNET BILL? $9.95 Internet from ComCast [Hey, Time Warner! You seein' dis' over here???]


I'D CALL IT IRONIC: "Rent is Too Damn High" candidate facing eviction from rent-controlled apartment


THIS... Is... GENIUS: Finding it tough to stay cool these days? In Japan, people are donning air conditioned clothing to beat the heat.


HEAT -N- NATURE: Thanks to the drought, which is causing lakes to dry up in Texas, authorities in Nacogdoches have uncovered what may be a part of the space shuttle Columbia in Lake Nacogdoches.