Archive for July, 2010

Competing currencies being accepted across mid-Michigan

Sunday, July 18th, 2010

This story about many people and businesses in Michigan exchanging alternative forms of currency instead of U.S. dollars was pretty interesting. It's from a local news station, so it includes a video of the evening news segment, in addition to some excerpts from the news segment: Right now, you can buy ...

Obama regime’s refusal of Dutch help for the BP oil spill

Thursday, July 1st, 2010

I might be a little late posting about this, but it doesn't make it any less infuriating: Three days after the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico began on April 20, the Netherlands offered the U.S. government ships equipped to handle a major spill, one much larger than the ...