Good, Bad, and Ugly

Convicted legislator?

February 5, 2010

Prosecutors revise Blagojevich corruption case

USAThe high court is expected to issue a ruling within months on the law after appeals by convicted Alaskan legislator Bruce Weyhrauch and media baron Conrad Black. Former Enron Corp. executive Jeffrey Skilling’s case may also get a hearing.

Too many errors…

January 28, 2010

USA-ECONOMY

Record number of young Americans jobless

CHICAGO (Reuters) – The U.S. economic recession has taken a particularly heavy toll on young Americans, with a record one out five black men…

Hanged, not hung

January 27, 2010

Baghdad bombs kill 36, Chemical Ali hung

IRAQ/TRIAL/ALIUm, it’s “Hanged”, executed, put to death, killed by hanging…never “Hung”! As John Cleese might have said, that would be “something completely different”!

Readers get us in their sights…

January 25, 2010

Petraeus calls gunscope inscriptions ‘disturbing’ 
     
IRAQ ”This is a big concern to the Army and the Marine Corps, who have contracted for these particular sites,” said Petraeus, the head of U.S. Central Command, noting the religious sensitivities American forces face in the two Muslim countries. 

Pee-wee’s roles…

January 24, 2010
Pee-wee Herman returns to the spotlight in a new show  

gbu pee-wee crop 220After Pee-wee Herman disappeared in 1991, Reubens remained in Hollywood and has appeared in various TV shows including “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” and “30 Rock” but his alter-ego remained out of sight, bar one or two appearances.

Which country was it?

January 21, 2010

gbu malaysia church

Please re-edit the script in you video…. the reader mentioned the country as Indonesia..it should be Malaysia.

The wrong word…

January 19, 2010

VENEZUELA-NATIONALIZATION/

Venezuela Chavez nationalizes French-owned retailer CARACAS, Jan 17 (Reuters) – Venezuela’s socialist President Hugo Chavez on Sunday nationalized a chain of supermarkets controlled by France’s Casino on charges of price gauging after the government devalued the bolivar currency.

“Price gauging” should be “price gouging.”

Confused about recused?

January 19, 2010

New emails show AIG mulled bank payment disclosures

USA/Geithner has said Fed officials had no choice but to allow AIG to pay the banks in full, but has denied any involvement in discussions to suppress disclosures. He reclused himself from matters involving AIG after being nominated for Treasury Secretary in November 2008.

Only five inches tall?

January 18, 2010

conversion grab

74.61 cm is 15.79244 inches NOT 5.37 inches. I like Reuters and respect their importance as a role model in relaying the truth throughout the worldwide media.

Not in South America….

December 30, 2009

Matrimoni gay, da Città del Messico il primo ok sudamericano

MEXICO-GAYMARRIAGE/Reading your headlines in Reuters Italy I read one that says: Gay marriage in Mexico , the first one in Southamerica. I would like to tell you that Mexico is NOT located in south america. I think this is a very big mistake.