Monthly Archives: February 2012

Cooler heads have prevailed…

…and a proper decision has followed. The New York Times reports that Egypt will allow a group of Americans whom they had planned to put on trial to leave the country. A chartered plane was waiting at the airport in … Continue reading

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That’s all SI has on UCLA’s basketball program?

There was anticipation over the past 24 hours that Sports Illustrated was going to release a devastating report on the UCLA men’s basketball program and of its coach, Ben Howland. I have read the full report and while I will … Continue reading

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Olympia wants to remain in Washington?

No, this is not a play on words. However, yes, it is a play on a name. New York Magazine asks a provocative question — does soon-to-be-retired U.S. Senator Olympia Snowe have her eye on the White House? Olympia Snowe’s … Continue reading

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Is North Korea playing the West (again)?

The Los Angeles Times sent the following news alert at 10:02 EST: The United States said today that North Korea has agreed to suspend uranium enrichment and abide by a moratorium on nuclear and long-range missile tests. Officials said the … Continue reading

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The chamber opens The bullet releases Would lives change? An answer soon.  

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Using the highest standards of professional ethics, the latest polling science and dual doppler, super be-bop radar, the Moretti News Service projects: A. The sun will rise tomorrow first in the East B. The Chicago Cubs will not win the … Continue reading

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A Bruin about to be ruined?

KCBS-TV in Los Angeles is reporting a potential blockbuster story tonight. Sports Illustrated is expected to release an ‘extremely negative’ article on Wednesday about the UCLA Bruins men’s basketball team under coach Ben Howland. The article is reportedly written by … Continue reading

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