Scientists have confirmed the second case of a "virgin birth" in a shark. In a study reported Friday in the Journal of Fish Biology, scientists said DNA testing proved that a pup carried by a female Atlantic blacktip shark in the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center contained no genetic material from a male.
Well it seems Citigroup has decided that even with the help of F.D.I.C. that it just did not want to take on even part of the bad loans/debt Wachovia had from its' earlier mergers. According to the NYTimes , Wells Fargo gets to have it all and create a $1.42 Trillion company stretching coast to coast.
Citigroup wants to sue Wells Fargo for $60 Billion for interfering, but may not be able to because: Read below the fold...
"And in Lake County, home to the long-depressed steel town of Gary, the bipartisan Elections Board has stopped processing a stack of about 5,000 applications delivered just before the October 6 registration deadline after the first 2,100 turned out to be phony.
"All the signatures looked exactly the same," Ruthann Hoagland, a Republican on the board. "Everything on the card filled out looks exactly the same." Read below the fold...
In April, the collected wealth of the country's top thousand multimillionaires totalled £412.8 billion [and the pound is worth something, these days], according to his calculations. “If current trends continue, we will be lucky to make £300 billion next time around,” Dr Beresford told The Times. “It is too early to be exact, but I estimate that at least one third will be wiped off the personal fortunes of the top 1,000 by next April.”
is what, exactly, McCain's performance in this video really means.
On one hand, a guy who wants to be the most powerful leader in the free world lets some nutjob take over the microphone; on the other, a Senator who may or may not be for real is talking about the value of voting.