This Guy Is a Joke

Here is a timeline of “dire” warnings since 1979

"For more than quarter of a century Western officials have claimed repeatedly that Iran is close to joining the nuclear club. Such a result is always declared “unacceptable” and a possible reason for military action, with “all options on the table” to prevent upsetting the Mideast strategic balance dominated by the US and Israel."

Related articles here and here.

Exercise Primally, Move, Lift, and Sprint!

via Action Item #4: Exercise Primally — Move, Lift, and Sprint

"Moving frequently (at a slow pace) is the foundation of Primal fitness. It’s what we are meant to do most often, and what we should be able to do — walk around our environment for long periods of time without tiring or complaining about sore joints or needing to stop every few minutes to rest. Regular movement keeps us moving. And yeah, it “burns calories,” but the main reason to move slowly and frequently is to stay mobile, healthy, and alert long into old age. Just check out some of the benefits and health effects associated with walking"

It’s official, Romney is clueless

via Crooks and Liars

"ROMNEY: … no one can say my plan is going to raise taxes on middle-income people, because principle number one is keep the burden down on middle-income taxpayers.

STEPHANOPOULOS: Is $100,000 middle income?

ROMNEY: No, middle income is $200,000 to $250,000 and less. …

C&L: Wow. Only someone worth $250M would say that someone making a quarter million dollars per year is in the “middle.” In fact, people who earn between $200,000 and $250,000 per year earn more than 97-98% of the country.

Median household income in the US is $50,054.

Mitt Romney, Monsanto Man

Introduced in the Bain years with Bain boosting, Roundup's supposedly “biodegradable” and “nontoxic” claims have led to false advertising findings in France and by the Attorney General of New York. Studies are also now beginning to link Roundup to cancer and birth defects, the first indication that it may be going the way of Lasso, another Monsanto herbicide endorsed by Bain that was forced from the market because of health hazards.

read more here: Mitt Romney, Monsanto Man.

"Though Mitt Romney has been campaigning for president since 2006, it's alarming how little is known about critical chapters of his business biography. Nothing spells that out more clearly than his ties to Monsanto — the current target of a mid-September Occupy nationwide action — whose dark history features scandals involving PCBs, Agent Orange, bovine growth hormone, NutraSweet, IUD, genetically modified (GM) seed and herbicides, reaching back to the 1970s and '80s."