News Morning News
posted by December 9 at 9:13 AMon
posted by news intern Brian Slodysko
The Great Flood: Clear-cutting and development may be the causes of last weeks washout.
Oil Crisis: Low prices and inefficient consumption in oil exporting countries will likely turn them into oil importing countries.
Oil Crisis II: Kurds run Arab-Iraqis out of oil-rich Kirkuk as a referendum vote for control of the city approaches.
Lost Snowboarders: Search called off.
Waterboarding: Congressional members, including Nancy Pelosi, knew of CIA torture practices in 2002.
Horserace: Oprah/Obama hijack the weekend campaign narrative in Iowa.
The Oprah of India: U.S. educated, transgendered late-night talk show host plans on pushing the boundaries of India’s social taboos (I mean, like, more than her mere presence already does).
Won’t Back Down: Republican crack-pot presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee stands by 1992 comments on the health risks of homosexuality and quarantining AIDS patients.
Christian Death: A Colorado gunman opened fire in a dormitory for Christian missionaries early this morning, killing two.
Fade to Black: Following Friday’s breakdown in talks between writers and studios, Hollywood’s klieg lights are switching off.