Links for Uncooperative Radio Show: Thursday 05/10/12
Smithsonian Touts Jefferson’s ‘Genius’ in Editing Gospels--And Removing Resurrection
An exhibition that runs through May at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History, Founding Father and U.S. President Thomas Jefferson is described as a “genius” and “revolutionary” who created his own Bible by cutting and pasting the verses he preferred into a separate compilation.
Obama's Sneaky Treaties
President Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton are entering negotiations over — or seeking ratification of — five treaties that could radically limit our national sovereignty and the reach of our democratic institutions.
US House oversight committee makes case for contempt of Congress in Fast and Furious investigation
Back in February, U.S. Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) promised to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress if Holder didn't hand over Justice Department documents that had been subpoenaed as part of an ongoing investigation into the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives' now-infamous"Operation Fast and Furious" gun-walking operation. http://www.nraila.org/news-issues/articles/2012/us-house-oversight-committee-makes-case-for-contempt-of-congress-in-fast-and-furious-investigation.aspx
Currency Debasement and Social Collapse
In a recent debate between Ron Paul and Paul Krugman, Dr. Paul said, "Professor Krugman indicates we just want to go back 100 years or so. That's not exactly true. We want to improve on what life was like back then. But he wants to go back 1,000 years or 2,000 years, just as the Romans and the Greeks … debased their currency."