Archive for August 18th, 2013

The “Nazca Lines” of the Middle East Discovered

The “Nazca Lines” of the Middle East Discovered

By Owen Jarus and Tuan C. Nguyen They stretch from Syria to Saudi Arabia, can be seen from the air but not the ground, and are virtually unknown to the public. They are the Middle East’s own version of the Nazca Lines — ancient “geolyphs,” or drawings, that span deserts in southern Peru — and now, thanks […]

5 Disgusting By-Products BESIDES “Pink Slime” STILL in McDonald’s Meat

5 Disgusting By-Products BESIDES “Pink Slime” STILL in McDonald’s Meat

By Moshia Aretz, Kelsey Harkness, Maurice Picow and Elizabeth Flock A lot of ground beef in fast food and at your local grocery store is treated with the ammonia by-product which Jamie Oliver coined “pink slime.” This by-product continues to haunt our nation’s dinner tables and fast food wrappers, in spite of its use being […]

Posted in: Health and Diet
Bill Clinton on his Vegan Diet, Says Healthy Eating Could Help the Country

Bill Clinton on his Vegan Diet, Says Healthy Eating Could Help the Country

By Moshia Aretz It was startling enough for the nation to hear that the US vegan population more than doubled in only two years. But when former President Bill Clinton began speaking out in praise of his vegan diet, it seemed a lot had changed in how many Americans were viewing diet, health and sustainability. […]

Posted in: Health and Diet
Feds Bust “Lie Detector-Beating” Instructors

Feds Bust “Lie Detector-Beating” Instructors

Doug Williams, a former Oklahoma City police polygrapher, says he can teach people how to pass lie detector tests. Federal prosecutors and agents recently targeted him and another instructor in undercover stings aimed at cracking down on the teaching of polygraph beating methods. | Handout/MCT  By Marisa Taylor and Cleve R. Wootson Jr. Federal agents […]

Posted in: Censorship, The State
There Is No ‘Million Muslim March’ on 9/11 AND THERE NEVER WAS

There Is No ‘Million Muslim March’ on 9/11 AND THERE NEVER WAS

By Isa Abu Jamal The media seems to have a thing for portraying Muslims in the most sensationalistic, frightening way imaginable. Newsweek released their popular “Muslim Rage” cover a year ago, which quickly became an internet meme sensation with America Muslims mocking the ridiculousness of it.  While Burmese Muslims have been slaughtered by their Buddhist neighbors, […]