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Cop & His Wife Call 911 Dying of Pot Brownie Overdose :)   video
Offbeat  (tags: cops, corruption, law, stupid, marijuana, video, funny, crime, etics, bizarre, culture, humans, humor, odd, off-beat, society, police, interesting, performance )

Barb
- 1761 days ago - youtube.com
Officer resigned, no charges filed for stealing marijuana...
~Take Action~ 25,000 Children Are Forced Into Marriage Everyday
World  (tags: children, abuse, corruption, crime, culture, education, government, humans, rights, sadness, safety, society, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', world )

Barb
- 1905 days ago - care2.com
Building on the conference's success, our goal now is to make sure every member of Congress becomes a supporter of the child marriage law. Please, send a quick note to your elected officials encouraging them to stand up for girls' rights. That action...
They're Releasing Pharmaceuticals Into Our Waterways!!!
Business  (tags: water, warning, safety, risks, protection, medicine, investigation, interesting, government, death, babies, children, drugs, ethics, humans, family, society, americans, business, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, environment, lies, abuse, corru )

Barb
- 1948 days ago - wxyz.com
U.S. manufacturers, including major drugmakers, have legally released at least 271 million pounds of pharmaceuticals into waterways that often provide drinking water -- contamination the federal government has consistently overlooked... cont...
Extra, Extra! Homeless Lift Street Papers, and Attitudes
Business  (tags: humans, homeless, newspapers, recession, growth, americans, business, consumers, economy, Entrepreneurs, environment, investing, money, news, society )

Barb
- 1953 days ago - nytimes.com
Newspapers produced and sold by homeless people in dozens of American cities are flourishing even as the deepening recession endangers conventional newspapers. At many of them, circulation is growing, along with the sales forces dispatched to sell the....
US Patriot Act Might Be Used To Prosecute Pot-Growers As Terrorists
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Patriot Act, police, politics, propaganda, war-on-drugs, dishonesty, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, terrorism, americans )

Barb
- 1954 days ago - indybay.org
The USA Patriot Act's mention of incidental criminal networks-opened the door for police under the Act's anti-terrorism provisions to broadly use wiretaps and spy on U.S. Citizens....
POW Benefit Claimants Exceed Recorded POWs
Health & Wellness  (tags: Veterans Administration, benefits, POW's, healthcare, war, troops, research, study, government, news )

Barb
- 1956 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Prisoners of war suffer in ways most veterans don't, enduring humiliating forced marches, torture or other trauma that may haunt them long afterward. In partial recompense, the government extends them special benefits, from free parking and tax breaks...
Effects of Climate Change on Infectious Diseases Questioned By Ecologists
Science & Tech  (tags: Infectious Diseases / Bacteria / Viruses, environment, ecology, effects, science, research, scientists, study, technology, discovery, environment, humans, interesting )

Barb
- 1956 days ago - virtualmedicalcentre.com
Recent research has predicted that climate change may expand the scope of human infectious diseases. A new review, however, argues that climate change may have a negligible effect on pathogens or even reduce their ranges...
A Potential Magic Bullet for MRSA Treatment
Science & Tech  (tags: MRSA treatment, research, study, treatment, medicine, illness, interesting, health, government, drugs, technology, scientists, health, environment, discovery )

Barb
- 1957 days ago - virtualmedicalcentre.com
Attaching an antimicrobial drug, which is activated by light, to a peptide that binds to bacteria and stops them making toxins, produced a "magic bullet" that was highly effective at killing the superbug, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
Emergency Room Medical Malpractice
Health & Wellness  (tags: death, healthcare, humans, medicine, risks, safety, study, treatment, investigation, warning )

Barb
- 2096 days ago - bestsyndication.com
An astounding 115 million people in America are treated in emergency rooms every year, according to a 2007 statistic released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The Journal of the American Medical Association has reported that more than...
 
 
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