Daily Archives: March 15, 2012

Video – Inside a Russian Billionaire’s $300 Million Yacht – WSJ.com

March 15, 2012 – Inside a Russian Billionaire’s $300 Million Yacht:  What a ship – take the tour and see how the super rich live.  Click the link below for the WSJ video. The yacht (pictured above) is simply called “A.” The … Continue reading

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Video – NASA Discusses Upcoming ‘Super Moon’ – WSJ.com

March 15, 2012 – NASA Discusses the Super Moon of May 5, 2012:  The Full Moon on May 5th,  at 11:34PM EDT, will occur at Perigee or when the Moon is closest to Earth. NASA debunks Moon myths and discusses … Continue reading

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HEARD ON THE STREET: U.K. Century Bonds May Be a Stretch – WSJ.com

March 15, 2012 – U.K. to Issue 100 Year Bonds:  They just couldn’t resist.  The British Government is considering issuing Centruy Bonds, because of the ultra low interest rates.  The U.K. is no stranger to borrowing for long periods.  The … Continue reading

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Karzai Calls for U.S. Troop Pullback – WSJ.com

March 15, 2012 – Afghan President Hamid Karzai requested that U.S. coalition forces withdraw from all Afghan villages and confine troops to bases; following the shooting rampage by an Army Staff Sergeant that got a “Dear John” letter, got drunk … Continue reading

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Mount Ktaadn – in the State of Maine.

March 15, 2014 – A Picture of Mount Ktaadn in the State of Maine: Although set in Maine, America‘s easternmost state, Frederic Edwin Church‘s (1826 to 1900) view of Mount Ktaadn (1853) offered nineteenth-century viewers a vision for the entire … Continue reading

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