Twelve articles from news sources and blogs that I found of interest today.
The Big Takeover
'The global economic crisis isn't about money - it's about power. How Wall Street insiders are using the bailout to stage a revolution'
Komodo dragons maul man to death
Fruit picker attacked after he fell from tree in Indonesia
Millions face 'worst of both worlds' as cost of living rises but rate for fixing pay and pensions falls to zero
Will withdrawal of combat troops from Iraq pave way for full inquiry?
Mervyn King: 'UK can't afford any more stimulus plans'
Teenager's 60ft painting of penis on parents' roof spotted in space
REBEL Labour MPs are threatening to back a Tory move tomorrow demanding an inquiry into the Iraq war
We don't need another whitewash inquiry, this is a matter for the police
Smith: 60,000 in training to deal with terror attacks
Jacqui Smith, the home secretary, yesterday pledged to end the "secret, behind closed doors" approach to tackling terrorism as the government prepared to launch a fresh strategy this week.
Borrowing Brown's bonkers crusade for a painful cure-all fiscal stimulus has been blown out of the water
Civilian Force Of 60,000 Trained As "Terrorist" Spotters
MI5 is currently training up to 60,000 UK citizens as part a civilian network of terrorist spotters, according to Prime Minister Gordon Brown and home secretary, Jacqui Smith.
Go back into hiding, GOP begs Dick Cheney
Decent Blog on Parliament’s Little Scandals
Fantastic Portal to Political Stories in the UK and US.
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