From stoning killer whales, to mine fires that won't die, to terminator seeds, birthers gone even more crazy, to Chuck Norris (need we say more?), to oil spills not in the gulf, to a problematic museum of tolerance and more, your sometimes intrepid hosts take a look back at some of their favourite (or important) news updates from the IRTN feature "below the fold." Plus Stephen gives us the numbers on the news we didn't miss.
As always with this feature we list the links to the story we are citing:
Kucinich puts forth bill to stop Obama Administration from killing citizens (follow the progress or lack thereof here)
Chicago Project on Terrorism gives actual numbers on terrorism as does Europol who reports a total of one terrorist act in 2009 by someone of Muslim heritage.
Obama makes some good appointments (and Stephen eats maybe a bit of crow or was that Matt?)
People getting arrested for filming cops in the U.S. but at least one judge puts the stop to that.
The continuing saga of birthers gone bad as one tries to take over a courthouse and another tries to bust him out and then perjures himself
Our theme song "carrot Juice Is Murder" is used by permission by the Arrogant Worms
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