Good, Bad, and Ugly

No first names, please

February 4, 2009

Israel retaliation likely as Obama envoy holds talks

Barak, in a statement, said he had told Mitchell Israel cannot accept any attack on its citizens and would act with determination against any attack by Hamas or its allies.

The wrong century…

January 31, 2009

Fidel Castro demands Obama return Guantanamo base

Cuba indefinitely leased Guantanamo to the United States in 1903 after the United States occupied the country during the 1998 Spanish-American War. Castro charges that the base at the south-eastern tip of Cuba was taken over illegally.

Alarmist headline?

January 30, 2009
Egypt attacks Iran and allies in Arab world

Hi, don’t you think this title is very inflammatory? What the world, especially the middle east, does NOT need now are words that imply more violence. Please do your part and be more careful with headlines.

Arctic claims

January 29, 2009

Bush issues U.S. policy on Arctic energy supplies

In addition to Russia and the United States, the other countries that claim territory in the Arctic are Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden and Finland.