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An Important Moral Question

Bennington is a small New England town. The problem that now affects Bennington is nationwide.  Small towns and villages all across the US are plagued by the same issue, the lure of military contracts.  This is a hidden issue not often discussed publicly. In a time of a failing economy it is politically incorrect to question any source of jobs - no matter how harmful those jobs are.

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March 20

March 20 is a day of historical importance. On March 20, 2003 there were world-wide protests against US military aggression.   Millions of activists around the world participated.  Some of the protests were inspired by US plans for "Shock and Awe".  "Shock and Awe" was promised by the US government to be one of the most destructive military campaigns in history.  In addition the US was at the same time threatening the use of nuclear weapons.

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Bernanke Has the Whole World in His Hands

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke has a big task ahead of him. He has to withdraw most of the $2.2 trillion the Fed created and pumped into the banking system since 2007 before a monster inflation strikes and robs of us our purchasing power. But he has do it without sending the economy back into a recession in the process.

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The Original Palm Pilot

A few words of advice for all you anti- Obama conservatives out there. Quit it with the whole teleprompter fixation, would ya?  Okay, okay, we get it, you don’t like the President. And you’ll throw the kitchen sink to attack him on everything under the sun; from being responsible for the recent rash of substandard Vermont maple syrup crops to the irksome infestation of grunge rock into country- western music all the way to wormy pears. Everything he stands for is bad, and everything he’s against is good. Got it.

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Yankee terrorists...

Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant is leaking copious quantities of tritium, a relatively rare (in nature) and extremely hazardous radioactive isotope of hydrogen.  Tritium can be absorbed through the skin, as well as ingested or inhaled.

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