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  •  Uh oh .... (1+ / 0-)
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    Lithium carbonate, the key ingredient in the lithium-ion battery industry, contines to increase in value
    being manic-depressive is going to get expensive.  

    The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt. Bertrand Russell

    by accumbens on Sat Jan 26, 2013 at 01:59:40 PM PST

    •  Exciting new drug development! (0+ / 0-)

      Oh dear, the side effects are going to be terrible!

      -- We are just regular people informed on issues

      by mike101 on Sat Jan 26, 2013 at 02:04:45 PM PST

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      •  Well this is interesting. (1+ / 0-)
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        The provincial Liberals in Ontario are having a leadership convention to replace outgoing Premier Dalton McGuinty. The winner will become the new leader of the party and the new premier.

        Vote's down to the last two candidates; one woman who was endorsed by the MSM (Pupatello)and another woman (Wynne).

        It's interesting because the MSM in the rest of Canada (ROC, as we like to call it) was pushing the meme that the less liberal (versus Liberal) Pupatello would win hands down.

        Maybe not. The other candidates who dropped out have all gone to Wynne.

        Canada will have its first openly gay premier if Wynne wins.

        (When one of the other candidates who was further down in the balloting, Kennedy,  dropped out and threw his support to Wynne, he was asked by the MSM about this and he said her sexuality was irrelevant. That is so Canadian a response.)

        •  Moreover- (0+ / 0-)

          The Walker administration has taken over issuing press credentials to those wanting to cover gov't affairs in the WI Capitol.

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          by mike101 on Sat Jan 26, 2013 at 02:40:37 PM PST

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