Friday, November 22, 2013

Show Notes 11/21/2013

Thursday Show 11/21/13

There ought not be a law: Kooky codes take aim at oysters, costumes and slingshots
Can you wear a costume outdoors, without a government permit? Not if you live in Walnut, Calif., or at least a half-dozen other towns in America – and they have some other eyebrow-raising laws as well. http://www.foxnews.com/us/2013/11/21/there-ought-not-be-law-kooky-codes-take-aim-at-oysters-costumes-and-slingshots/

EPA power grab? Pols, states claim new water reg could bring feds into your backyard
A river runs through it -- and Uncle Sam isn't far behind. That's what several Republican lawmakers and even state farming groups and local governments are warning, after a draft rule from the Environmental Protection Agency proposed expanding which waterways are federally protected under the Clean Water Act. 

Extraterrestrials on Earth: Scientists find outer space stuff at South Pole
ET isn’t out there … he’s already here. Scientists have discovered travelers from beyond our solar system buried under the ice of the South Pole -- not living creatures or space beings but tiny, extra-terrestrial particles known as neutrinos.

Area 51 Declassified: Documents Reveal Cold War 'Hide-and-Seek'
Newly declassified documents reveal more detail about past use of the mysterious Nevada test site known as Area 51 and the concern for maintaining secrecy about the work done at the facility.