Saturday, December 22, 2012

Show Notes 12/20/2012

Uncooperative Radio Show Notes: Thursday 12/20/12

As Connecticut story unfolds: media struggle with facts
The scope and senselessness of the Newtown, Conn., school shooting challenged journalists' ability to do much more than lend, or impose, their presence on the scene.

Obama begins push for new national retirement system
A recent hearing sponsored by the Treasury and Labor Departments marked the beginning of the Obama Administration’s effort to nationalize the nation’s pension system and to eliminate private retirement accounts including IRA’s and 401k plans, NSC is warning.

Fast and Furious: the gift that keeps on giving
More than two years after the murder of a Border Patrol agent cracked the lid on a gun trafficking scandal that would bring down careers, hound the attorney general and force Capitol Hill hearings, the mismanaged Operation Fast and Furious continues to provide one thing that may haunt the Obama administration for years: Dead bodies.

What did Mahatma Gandhi think of violence and self-defense
I WOULD risk violence a thousand times rather than risk the emasculation of a whole race.