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With shattering aftermath of the hurricane in the Gulf Coast, there have been some odds and ends in the news I have held onto -- here's yer News.
The short American attention span regarding Media Mogul Pat Robertson -- presidential candidate/diamond mine magnate/banker/faith healer/CIA advisor -- sadly gives him the chance to spew inane and unsane ramblings between commercials and fundraising. In this story from 1999, Robertson's tattered past got some much-deserved attention.
Even with his recent high-profile status, most news agencies still ignore the man's wacky behavior.
In China, they ARE prepared for a massive typhoon. They evacuated nearly one million people (if you believe their press reports.)
Reporters on the scene in the South appear to be finding some much needed outrage regarding the same old cheerleading comments from elected/appointed officials, via Slate.
And there is much outrage to report over the societal breakdowns in New Orleans, with reports of children being raped to death.
And the nation's largest-of-its-kind program to use satellites to track sex offenders in Tennessee will begin next week.