Massive samples emanating from a decade-old, international initiative to determine how genetics and environment cause type 1 diabetes are giving scientists a unique perspective on which molecular and environmental factors really contribute to the disease. Show More Summary
Presenting the impossible as if plausible is the realm of con men and cheats. The lure of a facile means to achieve more than is possible without work appeals to infantile greedy fantasies. Ockham’s Razor is a good yardstick: If it sounds too good to be true then it is unlikely to be true… Click… Read More
Washington (CNN) - In the middle of his first congressional hearing as the new head of the embattled Internal Revenue Service, Daniel Werfel was asked Monday how he would restore public trust in the agency after revelations that conservative groups seeking tax-exempt status were targeted for extra scrutiny. "It is going to be a difficult […]
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Dante and Luiz Gustavo unavailable for German cup final – Football news Brazil international, Dante, and defensive midfielder, Luiz Gustavo, will both return to their native country to meet up with the national side ahead of the Confederations...Show More Summary
The problems with the Internal Revenue Service extend beyond playing politics with conservative groups seeking a tax-exempt status. It extends to left-wing activists, funded by left-wing tycoons, all for the purpose of silencing conservatives.
After a few days of no real news earlier in the week, the markets seem to be using up all their stored energy. With the Dow Jones Industrial Average losing 80 points yesterday after spiking in earlier trading, the downward trend continues today. Down 49 points just after 11 a.m. EDT, the index is suffering [...]
After a few days of no real news earlier in the week, the markets seem to be using up all their stored energy. With the Dow Jones Industrial Average losing 80 points yesterday after spiking in earlier trading, the downward trend continues today. Show More Summary
New York Times columnist Bill Keller thinks President Obama should appoint failed Whitewater sleuth Kenneth Starr to investigate the Internal Revenue Service's improper scrutiny of conservative groups. And yes, Keller adopts the conventional...Show More Summary
A new Washington Post poll finds Americans believe the targeting of pro-life groups and conservatives by the International Revenue service was a deliberate act. “As you may know it’s been disclosed that the IRS singled out some conservative political groups for extra questions about their tax status. Do you think it was appropriate or inappropriate [...]
An 87-Year-Old is accusing Trump of conning her out of $500,000. Jacqueline Goldberg states that Donald Trump offered her profit-sharing options, from Trump International Hotel & Tower, as an incentive for purchasing two condominiums, for $1 million each. Goldberg agreed to purchase the condos in Trump’s Chicago building, stating that Trump later backed out of [...]Show More Summary
It’s time for one of the best shows of the year, the 2013 Alltech International Symposium. Maggie Seiler, ZimmComm summer intern, and I are on our way. This is a fantastic event for a (perhaps) future agriblogger to jump right … Continue reading ?
If you have been following the Internal Revenue Service scandal over the past 24 hours or so, you may be reeling, just a bit. And if you haven’t, you’ve missed an out-of-body experience in which the IRS, the administration and … Continue reading ?
Less than 24 hours after announcing the Internal Revenue Service's acting commissioner had been forced out, President Barack Obama on Thursday is expected to have to answer to the press in public about the agency's targeting of conservatives and potential other scandals hanging over the administration. Obama is scheduled to hold a joint press conference with [...]
Obama fires head of US tax agency over scandal (via AFP) An angry President Barack Obama sacked the acting head of the US Internal Revenue Service on Wednesday over a fast moving scandal sparked when officials unfairly targeted conservative groups. Obama said Treasury Secretary Jack Lew had asked for and received the resignation of tax [...]
Directors of the IRS are apparently "low level employees." This article is full of important stuff but I'll just quote two parts. But read it all. The director of the Internal Revenue Service division under fire for singling out conservative...
L’Italia sta al momento vivendo la peggiore recessione degli ultimi 20 anni con un tasso di disoccupazione al 11%. Centinaia di migliaia di società sono fallite, ma vi sono molte aziende che si sono concentrate sull’esportazione e la tecnologia per rimanere ”a galla”. Show More Summary
Better Documentation for PHP internals - Lately in PHP podcast episode 35 By Manuel Lemos With the inclusion of Zend Optimizer+ extension in PHP 5.5, the need for better documentation of PHP internals became more evident, so PHP contributors...Show More Summary
When Mondelez International holds its annual shareholders' meeting on May 21, Ratan Tata will be among the new additions voted onto the board of directors. Tata, 75, is the recently retired chairman of the Tata Group, the Indian conglomerate...Show More Summary
Spain international striker David Villa, 31, was linked with Arsenal heavily during the January transfer window. It was a move never materialized and Villa has remained with Barcelona. The rumors, however, have continued in stops and starts. Show More Summary