Daily Archives: March 24, 2009

Marijuana May Slow Alzheimer’s

I was listening to ABC News tonight and the news turned to Alzheimer’s and how many people are diagnosed with it every year and the toll it is taking on our medical system. According to World Science those who smoked … Continue reading

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If Goldman Returns Aid, Will Others?

Published: March 23, 2009 Any good news these days — not that there is much — seems to come with an asterisk. The market is popping, but, as some bears ask, is it just a setup for another bigger fall? … Continue reading

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Parrot awarded for yelling about choking baby

Just a nice feel good story. Parrot awarded for yelling about choking baby 1 day ago DENVER (AP) — A parrot that alerted his owner about a baby who was choking was recognized as a hero by the Red Cross. … Continue reading

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Senate Will Delay Action on Punitive Tax on Bonuses

Any punitive tax would probably be determined unconstitutional.  I think it’s best to deal with the situation some other way or not at all. By Shailagh Murray and Paul Kane Washington Post Staff Writers Tuesday, March 24, 2009; Page A07 … Continue reading

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Senate Considers Relief for Credit Card Holders

In the worst economic downturn since the great depression when consumers are feeling the heat of high unemployment, lack of benefits, and possible foreclosure what was the banks response?  Up credit card rates. The Bush bankruptcy bill put credit cards … Continue reading

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