biowars/envirohealth: connections, consensus & lightning

oil spill updates:
vatican official tied to bp, goldman sachs*
vatican official tied to bp, goldman sachsthe spill, the scandal & the president*
obama's pound of flesh:
$20b compensation & no bp dividends
bp agrees to put $20b in escrow*
video: bp hires private security to keep away media*
16 questions about the spill that we deserve answers to*

envirohealth updates:
lightning smites 60ft jesus statue*
video: 6-story jesus statue in ohio struck by lightning*
5.9 earthquake shakes southern california*
100+ minor earthquakes rattle southern california*
consensus on climate change was phoney, says ipcc insider*
epa takes a giant leap into tyranny*
US stockpile receives smallpox vaccine*
video: olbermann slams tea party senate candidate for voting against water fluoridation*
johnson & johnson expands recall of over-the-counter medicines*
astra-zeneca denied drug's link to diabetes for years after admitting link to japanese physicians*
biodetection technologies conference kicks off in arlington, va*
albert pike camp flooded in arkansas, 16 dead*

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