Hurricane Sandy is a life-altering event for millions of people
‘There have been reports of people diving into dumpsters behind supermarkets in a desperate search for food, and there have been other reports of roaming gangs of criminals posing as officials from FEMA or Con Edison and then robbing families at gunpoint once they have gained entrance into their homes. If people will behave like this during a temporary emergency that lasts only a few days, what would they do during a total economic collapse? That is a frightening thing to think about…’
Sandy’s Silent Killer
Carbon monoxide deaths spring up after storm
Anarchy Among US G.I.s
Are these two incidents just coincidence? Imagine if the troops suddenly go haywire and become anarchists too. Now that would be an ISSUE
30 Cadets Injured in All-Out ‘Brawl’
‘Nearly 30 Air Force Academy cadets required medical care, with six of them hospitalized, after an annual tradition to mark the first snowfall of the season turned into an out-of-control melee, officials said Wednesday.
‘An unauthorized ritual last week called “First Shirt/First Snow,” in which freshman cadets try to throw their cadet sergeant into a snowbank, grew violent and resulted in injuries, the academy said in a statement…’
US Soldier Breaks Into Japanese Home, Punches Teen
Pentagon has another Okinawa controversy
‘Japan complained on Friday about a “deplorable” incident in which a U.S. serviceman is believed to have assaulted a teenaged boy on the southern island of Okinawa where opposition to U.S. military bases is running high.
‘The U.S. ambassador to Japan, John Roos, was summoned to the Foreign Ministry over the incident and later said the United States was very upset about it and would cooperate fully in an investigation.
‘A U.S. servicemen was suspected of breaking in to an apartment to assault the boy early on Friday, media said.
‘The incident came shortly after the United States imposed a night-time curfew on military personnel after two U.S. servicemen were arrested on suspicion of raping a Japanese woman…’
Pastors from Hell
Pastor Killed, Buried Fiancee’s Daughter
John White charged in possible sex-crime murder
‘As police frantically worked to figure out how his fiancée’s 24-year-old daughter had vanished, a Michigan pastor who had turned to God to shed his violent past went to his flock with a request: pray for her.
‘But all along, authorities say, he knew the sordid truth about where the young mother was.
‘The pastor, ex-convict John D. White, later confessed to killing Rebekah Gay to fulfill a fantasy of necrophilia, police said Friday. White drank four or five beers before going to the woman’s mobile home and repeatedly striking her head with a mallet and strangling her with a zip tie, according to court documents…’
Pastor Sues Own Church, Wants $Millions
Rev. Robert Schuller vs the Crystal Cathedral
‘Dressed in a crisp black suit, the 86-year-old founder of the Crystal Cathedral sat in the downtown Los Angeles Bankruptcy Court on Thursday, hoping to get a final few million from the ministry that once carried his booming sermons to people around the world.
‘The Rev. Robert H. Schuller was in court on the first day of what is expected to be a 10-day trial to settle the monetary claims that were made during the 2010 bankruptcy of the ministry, which is the home of “Hour of Power,” its trademark television show…’