#Newspurge: R U Mine?

Econocrash:
The Sun, the Moon and Wal-mart*

The Sun, the Moon and Wal-mart

6 Companies that Bribed Foreign Officials and Supported Lobbying against Anti-Bribery Laws*
Treasury Dept. Fails to Implement Two-Thirds of Post-Bailout Recommendations*
Video: De-mystifying Fed baloney*

Media/Memes:
Celebrities With Famous Parents, Nepotism In Hollywood*

Lewis Lapham: The internet as the toy with a tin ear*
My Bloody Valentine’s Kevin Shields On Reissue Delays: ‘Sony Hid Our Master Tapes’*
Judge dismisses lawsuit over cuts to Grammy categories; plaintiff says appeal possible*
‘“Big Lebowski’: From cult film to guru religion and the philosophy of ‘Dudism’*
‘The Hunger Games’ goes viral in Australia*
‘Battleship’ Movie Likely To Boost Hasbro’s Toy, Game Sales*
Rihanna ‘Intimidated’ By ‘Battleship’ Role*
‘Dark Knight Rises’ trailer: Focusing on Anne Hathaway’s Catwoman*
Jonathan Frid’s Death Mourned by New Dark Shadows Star Johnny Depp*
Video: ‘Dark Shadows’ Trailer*

Oregon Oddities:
Sexual Abuse at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility*

Abuse of women inmates at Oregon’s Coffee Creek prison goes on for years
Feds to put up $1.9B for Oregon health overhaul*
Robert F. Kennedy Jr. coming to Portland to protest coal*
More Illnesses Linked to Raw Milk From Oregon Farm*
BagelGate: Former Kettleman Employees No Longer Allowed to Accept Tips*
Portland startup Chirpify secures $1.3 million to make sales on Twitter*
Video: Lioness tries to eat baby dressed as zebra at Oregon Zoo*
Dull Scotland and Boring Oregon Seek Partnership*
Video: Portland to pay man $250K after police mistake him as tagger*

Police State Updates:
Video: Military Internment/Resettlement Manual Exposed*

PDF: “Restricted U.S. Army Internment and Resettlement Operations Manual“*
Domestic sonic warfare against the homeless*
Video: Attack of the Drones w/ Jason Bermas*
Target offers 3D body scanner to measure customers*
Florida Judge Rules Gov. Scott’s Random Drug Testing of State Employees Unconstitutional*
Maryland Law Enforcement in Limbo as State High Court Rules DNA Sampling of Suspects is Prohibited*
TSA Agents Give 4-Year-Old Pat-Down Because She Hugged Her Grandmother*
Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration: Who Is Michael Huerta?*
Video: War Industry Vs. Jobs*

West Virginia Worry:
Obama’s West Virginia Woes*

WV Inmate Charged with Threatening the President*
Bodies Found In Rural West Virginia*
NY slaying suspect captured in Grafton, W.Va.*