#Newspurge: Naked Came The Stranger

Econocrash:
Federal Reserve Allows First Chinese Takeover of US Bank*

JPMorgan May Lose $5 Billion on Derivatives*
RBS Citizens Bank Accused of Profiting from Customer Math Errors*
Keys to Europe’s Socio Economic Liberation*
European debt and the Anglosphere’s Chinese trap*
Richest 1% Battle the Richest One-Hundredth of a Percent*
Postal Service Holds Back on Closings*
Underemployment for Under 30s Reaches 32%*
Residents of Arkansas and New Jersey Lead Nation in Credit Card Debt*
#Audio #Satire: Authorities Place Alabama Residents In Foster State*

Geopolitiks:
Soros’ Tides Foundation Under Investigation for Funding Foreign Radicals*

Pentagon sending military trainers to Yemen*
U.S. Abandons $80 Million Consulate in Afghanistan as Too Dangerous*
Israel is 64, thanks to Western life support*
CIA and Mossad behind Syria Bombings*
Drone Victim Families in Pakistan File Petitions against CIA Killing of Civilians*
Warren Weinstein, U.S. man held hostage by al Qaeda, appeals to Obama in video*
Queen of the FAKE Bin Laden videos Rita Katz/SITE is the “source” for a supposed Al Qaeda hostage situation…as usual*

History/Mystery:
Pravda limps on to 100th birthday*

Lenin’s Death Remains a Mystery for Doctors*

Media/Memes:
“The Psychology of Radio” –
Early ‘Psychological Warfare’ Research and the Rockefeller Foundation
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Mike McGrady, the man behind sexy, '60s literary hoax, has died

Twilight Language: ‘Seven Days In May’, Iran, Lee Harvey Oswald and the Preakness & Iran and Preakness: ‘Seven Days In May’ Again*
April Kauffman dead: New Jersey radio personality found shot dead inside her home*
Interview w/ Sean Young on Blade Runner Dune & Awakening to the Conspiracy*
Disco Queen Donna Summer Dead At Age 63*
Video: Donna Summer “I Feel Love”*
Chuck Brown dies: King of D.C. go-go music, influential sample source*
Video: Chuck Brown & The Soul Searchers “Bustin’ Loose”*
Loss of the Beastie Boys’ Adam Yauch felt across borders*
Michael Jackson to Be “Ressurected” on a Billion Pepsi Cans*
2Pac Revived as a Hologram at Coachella: Why I Didn’t Like It*
Freddie Mercury ‘to appear’ in Queen show*
Album review: Damon Albarn’s ‘Dr Dee’*
John Dee – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia*
Donald ‘Duck’ Dunn obituary: bass player for Booker T. & the MG’s dies at 70*
Video: Booker T and the MG’s “Space Nuts”*
Shahin Najafi, Iranian-Born Rapper, Faces Death Threats Over Song*
Video: Shahin Najafi “Naghi”*
String Cheese Incident Takes On Ticketmaster*
Robert Downey Jr. in ‘The Avengers,’ Directed by Joss Whedon: “a giant A.T.M. for Marvel and its new studio overlords, the Walt Disney Company”*
The Pentagon poo-pooed ‘Avengers’ teamup*
Pirates Beware: DVD Anti-Piracy Warning Now Twice as Fierce*
John Travolta Filing Counter-Suit Amid Accusations of Sexually Assaulting Man*
Tribeca 2012: Morgan Spurlock Talks ‘Mansome,’ New Fiction Project*
Horst Faas, Vietnam War Photographer, Dies at 79*
Mike McGrady, the man behind sexy, ’60s literary hoax, has died*
Naked Came the Stranger – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia*
‘Terminator 3’ Actor #NickStahl Missing*
#Audio #Satire: Environment-Friendly Hollywood Achieves 91 Percent Recycled Content*

Obamessiah:
President Obama Endorses Gay Marriage*

Tavis Smiley & Cornel West: Obama is a ‘Tragedy’ Only Does Things With ‘Political Calculation’*
In President Obama’s Hollywood protection racket, George Clooney is Chris Dodd’s useful idiot*
Parents of Only U.S. Soldier Held as POW in Afghanistan Don’t Trust Obama to Help in Election Year*
Poll: Romney holds almost 50-point advantage among white evangelicals*
When Romney and Ron Paul go head-to-head*
Blue Dog Democrats and Decline to State voters are swaying California toward Ron Paul*
6 California Legislators have Recent Arrest Records*

Oregon Oddities:
A Blizzard of Hoaxes: Documents reveal details about white-powder mailings, and how they tie up government responders*

Portland’s May Day protests and actions are long over—but tensions and issues remain*
Court papers detail how accused students allegedly started Woodburn High fire*
Salem middle school student accused of tampering with building sprinkler system, causing evacuation*
Oregon mother, daughter reportedly sued for writing bad reviews of church online*
Oregon Bans Native American Mascots in Schools*

West Virginia Worry:
Ruling on West Virginia Mine Will Be Appealed*

For Oil Workers, Deadliest Danger Is Driving*
‘Operation Blue Haze’ Nets Federal Gun, Drug Arrests in Marion County*
“He Never Bothered Nobody”: “REEDSVILLE, WV*