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Headlines for Tuesday August 28 2012

Aug 29th, 2012 | By | Category: Headlines Off The WALL

TWO STORIES AT NEARLY OPPOSITE ENDS OF THE GULF OF MEXICO ARE NEWSWORTHY ITEMS ON THE NATIONAL SCENE THIS MORNING…. THE 2012 REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION BEGINS IN TAMPA TODAY, SHORTENED SLIGHTLY AS IT IS BY TROPICAL DISTURBANCE ISSAC. SCHEDULED SPEAKERS BEFORE THE G-O-P FAITHFUL ON THIS FIRST DAY WILL INCLUDE CHRIS CHRISTIE AND ANN ROMNEY […]



Headlines for Friday August 17 2012

Aug 18th, 2012 | By | Category: Headlines Off The WALL

THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION IS CONSIDERING A POSSIBLE RELEASE OF SOME OF THE NATION’S STRATEGIC OIL RESERVES IN AN EFFORT TO ADDRESS RISING PRICES AT THE PUMP, CAUSED IN PART RIGHT NOW BY REFINERY FIRES IN THE WEST AND OTHER FACTORS. ACCORDING TO REUTERS, THE WHITE HOUSE IS “DUSTING OFF OLD PLANS” TO TAP INTO THOSE […]



Headlines For Monday August 13 2012

Aug 13th, 2012 | By | Category: Headlines Off The WALL

FREE EGYPTIAN ELECTIONS IN MAY AND JUNE SAW MUSLIM BROTHERHOOD CANDIDATE MOHAMMED MORSI ACCEDE TO THE PRESIDENCY IN CAIRO. SINCE THAT TIME THERE’S BEEN SOME BACK-AND-FORTH BETWEEN MORSI AND THE EGYPTIAN MILITARY WHO STEPPED IN TO RULE THE ARAB COUNTRY AFTER HOSNI MUBARAK WAS DEPOSED SOME EIGHTEEN MONTHS AGO. FOR THE PRESENT SCORE ONE FOR […]



Headlines for Wednesday August 1 2012

Aug 2nd, 2012 | By | Category: Headlines Off The WALL

TED CRUZ – A REPUBLICAN WITH THE BACKING OF TEA PARTY ORGANIZATIONS — WON A RUNOFF ELECTION IN TEXAS TO DETERMINE A CANDIDATE FOR AN OPEN SEAT IN THE UNITED STATES SENATE. CRUZ HAD FAILED TO GET ENOUGH VOTES BACK IN MAY DURING THE TEXAS PRIMARY IN ORDER TO AVOID TUESDAY’S RUNOFF ELECTION AGAINST LIEUTENANT […]



Headlines for Tuesday July 31 2012

Jul 31st, 2012 | By | Category: Headlines Off The WALL

A HEADWIND IS DEFINED AS A WIND THAT BLOWS AGAINST THE DIRECTION THAT A SHIP OR PLANE IS MOVING IN. AND IN STEERING THE SHIP OF STATE, PRESIDENT OBAMA WARNED MONDAY THAT MORE ECONOMIC HEADWINDS ARE TO COME FOR THE UNITED STATES OVER THE NEXT FEW MONTHS. AS RECENTLY AS EARLY JUNE, THE PRESIDENT USED […]



Headlines for Thursday July 26 2012

Jul 26th, 2012 | By | Category: Headlines Off The WALL

THERE ARE SOMEWHAT MIXED MESSAGES ON THE JOBS FRONT THIS MORNING. WITH THE STATED NATIONAL UNEMPLOYMENT RATE BACK UP ABOVE EIGHT PERCENT BUT LIKELY HIGHER DUE TO THE NUMBERS OF AMERICANS WHO HAVE SIMPLY GIVEN UP IN THEIR QUEST TO FIND WORK, THERE IS A RAY OF HOPE FROM THE LABOR DEPARTMENT IN WASHINGTON. THEY […]



Headlines for Wednesday July 25 2012

Jul 25th, 2012 | By | Category: Headlines Off The WALL

JAMES HOLMES, THE 24-YEAR-OLD EX-DOCTORATE STUDENT ACCUSED OF KILLING 12 PEOPLE AND INJURING 58 OTHERS AT A COLORADO MOVIE THEATER PURCHASED A RIFLE HE USED IN LAST FRIDAY MORNING’S MASSACRE AFTER FAILING AN IMPORTANT ORAL EXAM WHICH WAS PART OF HIS STUDIES IN NEUROSCIENCE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO. ACCORDING TO A DENVER T-V STATION, […]



Headlines For Tuesday July 24 2012

Jul 24th, 2012 | By | Category: Headlines Off The WALL

PRESIDENT OBAMA HAS REACTED TO A STATEMENT BY SYRIAN PRESIDENT BASHAR AL-ASSAD TO THE EFFECT THAT HIS REGIME WOULD USE CHEMICAL WEAPONS AGAINST ANY POTENTIAL FOREIGN ATTACKERS, OBAMA SAYING THAT ANY SUCH MOVE WOULD BE A “TRAGIC MISTAKE.” THAT VIEW HAS ALSO BEEN EXPRESSED BY OTHERS INCLUDING U-N SECRETARY GENERAL BAN KI-MOON. IN SYRIA RIGHT […]



Headlines for Wednesday July 18 2012

Jul 18th, 2012 | By | Category: Headlines Off The WALL

PRESIDENT OBAMA HINTED TUESDAY AT A PROPOSAL WHICH HIS ADMINISTRATION HAS TAKEN THE WRAPS OFF OF TODAY THAT WOULD REWARD TEACHERS FINANCIALLY FOR EXTRA EFFORT IN AREAS OF MATH AND SCIENCE INSTRUCTION. IT’S BEING CALLED THE MASTER TEACHER CORPS, AND THE PROPOSAL COMES WITH A PROJECTED ONE (B) BILLION DOLLAR PRICE TAG. THE PRESIDENT’S CARROT-AND-STICK […]



Headlines for Tuesday July 17 2012

Jul 17th, 2012 | By | Category: Headlines Off The WALL

GUN VIOLENCE IN TORONTO MONDAY HAS KILLED TWO PEOPLE AND INJURED NINETEEN OTHERS IN THE WORST SUCH INCIDENT IN THE HISTORY OF THAT CITY. TORONTO’S CHIEF OF POLICE BILL BLAIR SAYS THAT AN ALTERCATION BROKE OUT AT A PARTY ATTENDED BY MORE THAN 200 PEOPLE. DEAD ARE A MALE, AGE 20 AND A NINETEEN YEAR […]