Tuesday, May 24, 2016

NEWS NUMBERS - PART 2

Part 1 here.

16 ‘Pro-LGBT’ Businesses That Operate in Countries With Poor Human Rights Records

16 straight months of economists struggling in an unprecedented way to understand and model the economy as effectively as in the past; they have continually overestimated economic activity

17 Democratic attorney generals go after climate-change deniers

17 terrorists released from Gitmo, BUT 2 Oregon ranchers ordered to serve 5 YEARS for controlled burn on their ranch that got out of control and went onto Federal land (gg note: BTW, NO ONE from EPA held accountable for toxic mine spill in the Animas River in August 2015)

18 miles, most Americans live near mom

18 spectacularly wrong predictions made around the time of the first Earth Day in 1970

19 Facts That Prove Things In America Are Worse Than They Were Six Months Ago

21 major quakes kill 1,000 in April

25 bags of stinky, soggy U.S. mail pulled out of sewer in Northeast D.C.

25 news stories that show how dangerous Target's bathroom policy is for women and children

26 workers affected by radioactive vapors at Hanford nuclear site in Washington state

30 years after Chernobyl, Here's What We Are Still Not Being Told

40 Volcanoes Are Erupting Right Now As The Crust Of The Earth Becomes Increasingly Unstable

41 powerful storms of 2015

43 Senators Tell Court Obama Trying to Change Law ‘by Extra-Constitutional Assertion’ of Power

43 terror organizations in 18 countries support ISIS

57 Public Schools Allowing Planned Parenthood to Have Secret Consultations With Students

58 Federal convicts, including 18 with life sentences, have their sentenced commuted by Obama

60 Hours A Week At 3 Part-Time Jobs And Still Living Paycheck To Paycheck

80 students in Peru, suffer 'mass demonic possession' from black figure terrorizing their school

81 Muslim-Americans Associated with Terror in 2015, Highest Total Since 9/11

100 most spiritually influential people of 2016

120 People Shot In Chicago in First 10 Days Of 2016

126 cops were killed in 2014, the same year Michael Brown was shot and killed. Can you name any of them?

150 top scientists considers creating synthetic human genome within a decade as experts warn technology could lead to an 'arms race'

163 Hedge Funds Are Long AAPL Stock

175 Countries Sign Farcical Climate Change Agreement

207 Members of Congress File Brief Supporting Religious Liberty of Little Sisters of the Poor

263 years for ex-Oklahoma police officer for rapes, sexual assault

292 Union Pacific Engines Are Sitting In The Arizona Desert Doing Nothing

300 cybersecurity incidents at healthcare.gov

400 trained ISIS fighters believe sent into Europe to conduct future terror attacks

500 jobs cut at UC Berkeley after $15 minimum wage hike