Daily Archives: February 22, 2012

It’s Small but could lead to a Large Problem Relative to the 1811-1812 Mega-Quakes in the New Madrid Seismic Zone.

February 22, 2012 – EARTHQUAKES IN THE NEW MADRID SEISMIC ZONE:  Yesterday’s 4.0 magnitude earthquake, in southeastern Missouri, could be a precursor to a rerun of the largest earthquakes every to strike the U.S – the 1811 to 1812 New … Continue reading

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General Dempsey sends a message of U.S. weakness to Tehran.

February 22, 2012 – Containing Israel on Iran: Is the Obama Administration more concerned that Iran may get a nuclear weapon, or that Israel may use military force to prevent Iran from doing so? The answer is the latter, judging … Continue reading

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My Big Fat Greek Bailout – Default.

February 22, 2012 – For Greece, a Bailout; for Europe, Perhaps Just an Illusion: Even after European leaders appeared to have averted a chaotic default by Greece with an eleventh-hour deal for aid, worries persist that a debt disaster on … Continue reading

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War in the Middle East!

February 22, 2012 – Nuclear Inspectors Say Their Mission to Iran Has Failed: A visit by international nuclear inspectors to Iran ended in failure Tuesday. Tehran not only blocked access to a site the inspectors believe could have been used … Continue reading

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