A-O Weekly News Round Up 10-31-10
The Alpha-Omega Report
The A-O Weekly Round Up
For October 31, 2010
Suicide Bomber Strikes Turkey
In Taksim Square, Istanbul
U.S. Mid-Term Elections
The U.S. mid-term elections is coming on Tuesday. Republicans are expecting big gains, while Democrats claim there will be election suprises in their favor. Voting as seen as a referendum on President Obama's agenda. We have special pre-election coverage posting to our private donor's section today. We'll also be posting comments and analysis after the elections on Wednesday.
For a round up of pre-election news from Bloomberg Newswires - LINK HERE.
US Election Fraud Concerns Grow
U.S. Midterm Election Hanky-Panky
Election Vote Fraud Alleged
Freaky Shut Down of US Nuke Missiles
On Saturday morning, according to people briefed on what happened, a squadron of ICBMs suddenly dropped down into what's known as "LF Down" status, meaning that the missileers in their bunkers could no longer communicate with the missiles themselves. LF Down status also means that various security protocols built into the missile delivery system, like intrusion alarms and warhead separation alarms, were offline. In LF Down status, the missiles are still technically launch-able, but they can only be controlled by an airborne command and control platform like the Boeing E-6 NAOC "Kneecap" aircraft, or perhaps the TACAMO fleet, which is primarily used to communicate with nuclear submarines. Had the country been placed on a higher state of nuclear alert, those platforms would be operating automatically.
Read the entire, fascinatingly mysterious story, LINK HERE.
Indonesia's Krakatau Volcano Erupts
Several Other Volcanoes Active Also
Indonesia's Merapi Volcano Blows
Merapi Triggers Tsunami
600+ Dead or Missing
Surge in Global Quakes?
There appears to be something of a surge in global earthquakes in the past 7 days. See USGS logs of activity. LINK HERE
2 Russian Volcanos Blow
Global Volcano Activity Map
British Gov't To Ban Meat & Cheese
To Force Britains to be Vegetarians
The Rise of Food Police in UK?
British Government advisers are recommending that the British government force Britons to become vegetarians. The advisers recommend radical changes to every day diets of British citizens.
The UK government advisors say that the switch is necessary as part of a move to a diet that is low in greenhouse gases (GHG), which are associated with climate change. For more details, LINK HERE..
New Super-Virus Hits Israel