Starbucks’ fast damage control publicity
Starbucks US features Fil-Am toddler Flynn in limited edition mug
On Starbucks News, Flynn’s mother narrated how she heard about the collection in the early months of this year, but did not know she would become a contributor until someone asked her to submit a sketch for a design.
‘The design concept would feature a girl or boy holding a green balloon, which represents Starbucks’ “dot”…’
‘Neil Young is boycotting Starbucks, and you should too. The company obviously doesn’t think you have the right to know what is in your food. Why sue a small state that legally determined for itself that GMOs should be labeled? It once again comes down to money.
‘“Hiding behind the shadowy ‘Grocery Manufacturers Association,’ Starbucks is supporting a lawsuit that’s aiming to block a landmark law that requires genetically-modified ingredients be labeled,” Young wrote. “Amazingly, it claims that the law is an assault on corporations’ right to free speech.”…’
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Does the Ebola virus really exist?
‘I see no clear evidence that the Ebola virus has ever been removed and isolated from a human being; The standard diagnostic tests (antibody and PCR) which are done to determine the presence of the virus are unreliable and useless. Combining these two statements, along with further comments from several independent researchers, I’ll go a step further:
‘And to clarify: the burden of proof is on those researchers that claim the virus does exist. They were the ones who trotted out the assertion to begin with. I didn’t…’
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It’s Official, Russia Has Banned All GMO Products
‘Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev recently announced that Russia will no longer import GMO products, stating that the nation has enough space, and enough resources to produce organic food.
‘Russia has been considering joining the long list (and continually growing) of anti-GMO countries for quite some time now. It does so after a group of Russian scientists urged the government to consider at least a 10-year moratorium on GMOs to thoroughly study their influence on human health…’
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A Real X-Men Magneto
Real-life Magneto boy ‘becomes living magnet’ after getting massive electric shock from street lamp
‘Nikolai Kryaglyachenko, 12, now attracts coins, spoons and glasses to him – and had decided to become a superhero when he is older.
‘A boy who was almost killed when he was knocked out by a huge electrical shock claims he has become a LIVING MAGNET with superpowers like those of Marvel’s Magneto. Nikolai Kryaglyachenko, 12, was blasted across the pavement when he leant briefly against a lamppost that was live from a faulty wire. “When I woke up the next day and got out of bed I found some coins that had been lying on the mattress had stuck to my body…’