Monday, August 31, 2009

Jog Blog 9-1-2009

Today's Jog Blog
Gen. calls for overhaul of Afghan strategy
2 US, 2 UK troops killed in Afghanistan
Mass. Gov Sets Date for Special Election
Panel to weigh request for interim senator
After Kennedy's Death: Silence from the Pope

The Government Can!

Hoover and the Great Depression, redux
2 plead guilty in $3mil mortgage scheme
Wall Street, Big Oil, and Federal Workers
Cheney: 'I'm Very Proud of What We Did'
White House Fires Back at Cheney
Jay-Z To Give Sept. 11 Concert In NYC
Zogby: Obama
approval down to 42%
Libya: Lockerbie bomber in hospital
UK to Release All Lockerbie Letters
Carrie Prejean
Sues - Religious Discrim.
Kidnap girl 'bonded with captor'
Captor Eyed in Other Missing Cases
Couple posts burglary on YouTube
Multiple wildfires scorch West
'Extremely Dangerous'
Jimena Heads for Mexico
1/3 of all cocaine tainted
w/ cattle de-worming agents
Advocates Ask Judge to Stop Wolf Hunt
Erin Andrews appears on Oprah
Fox Juices 'Fringe'
Re-Runs with Twitter
DJ AM Found Dead With Crack
DJ Hero Talent DJ AM Found Dead
Disney to Buy Marvel for $4 bln
Rambo 5 Has Been Greenlit
Abdul Says Leaving
Idol Wasn't About Money
Madonna tours Jewish holy sites
Joe Jackson: 'Someone should pay'
Culkin rumored to be Blanket's dad
Renée Zellweger Fine After Car Accident

Chris Brown doesn't remember hitting Rihanna?

McConaughey's pregnant GF shows bump
Designer sentenced for model assaults
Porn Parody of TV Sitcoms Is New Gold Rush

Fox News... WTF?

Bach-Toccata & Fugue in D minor

Of Local Interest:
8th Person Dies in GA Trailer Killings
Eight Dead in Brunswick Mobile Home
Georgia: Slaying 911 caller arrested
Maddox leaving ATL council
2 professors claim ‘black mayor’ memo
Cops: Intoxicated man stole police cruiser
Police: Boy killed grandmother
Audit slams Atlanta water bills
Man arrested in bomb hoax
Man killed as SUV crashes into home
Principal gets pink slip after complaining
Former college student gets life
Falcons, lottery team up for scratch-off
Gwinnett whiffs on stadium name
Jim '40 Winks' Maddox' retirement
Midtown Eat In at Piedmont Park
ATL Airport Clinic To Offer Flu Shots
Hijacked Bus Suspect Gets Hearing
Skate Park Closes for Maintenance
UGA Nutrionist Gets Grant

Vegas pastor arrested for lewdness
L.A. wildfire doubles in size overnight
Boaters fought heat, hunger for a week
Homes destroyed in Auburn fire
Mercury Marine Workers Con't w/ Re-vote
Third Horse in Maine Dies of Triple-E
New hospital safety law in NJ
Pastor Wants Obama to 'Die like Kennedy'

Sarah Palin, Inc.
Deeds camp: McDonnell not mainstream
Ridge: Terror-alert politics exaggerated
Obama poll problem persists
Rudy vs. Ed Cox
Sanford back on the road talking to groups
Reid Accused of 'Bullying' Newspaper
Senate tweaks cybersecurity emergency bill

As the World Turns:
Hatoyama Intends to Tame Bureaucracy
Gates sees "mixed picture" in Afghanistan
Fraud complaints balloon in Afghan vote
Dalai Lama visits typhoon-hit Taiwan
US urges Myanmar to halt ethnic attacks
Olmert Indicted On Graft Charges
Election setback for Merkel
More bodies in Pakistani valley
Assad: Accusation "political"

In Sport:
Jack to join Arnie as Masters starter
Clijsters wins in US Open return
Rich Harden remains with Cubs
Pirates select contract of P McCutchen
Favre says he thinks he has cracked rib
Gailey out as NFL coordinator
These upsets are good for golf
Suddenly, Red Bulls relevant again
Rays likely to bring up six more
NASCAR Canadian Tire Series

The Economy, Stupid:
US Stocks Remain Solidly Lower
Baker Hughes to merge with BJ Services
Lufthansa, JetBlue forge codeshare alliance
Huntsman bids for Tronox assets
Oil slides below $70
Dudley: Econ. to See Growth In 2nd Half
Wal-Mart to expand here, add 1500 jobs
Conseco to Merge Insurance Units
Citadel ends plan to sell E*Trade shares
The Last Days of Bank Secrecy?
Kinder Morgan to Buy Crosstex Gas

'Chinatown Wars' targets iPhone's turf
Grand Theft Auto game coming to iPhone
Is AT&T losing its grip on the iPhone?
Apple confirms “rock and roll” event
Snow Leopard vs. Windows 7
Samsung Tries Out App Store
Tesla Snags YouTube Exec
China Mobile Intros 'Ophones'
SanDisk Sansa Clip
What's Twitter worth?
Wikipedia Color-Codes for Credibility

Nitrous Oxide No Laughing Matter
Shuttle reaches ISS for 9-day stay
Giving NASA a clear mission
Chandrayaan 1 Mission Terminated
New Blood Thinner Matches Warfarin
Merck gives animal health top status
NKU Records First H1N1 Case

The Game:
Ryan Adams: Video Game Blogger
How 'The Beatles: Rock Band' Was Born
When the Bat Rules the Roost
Video games follow fitness trend
Video game sales in free fall
Video game music: then and now
Video Games Live coming to NYC
Today's Jog Blog
Kennedy funeral marked by pageantry
Obama's eulogy for Senator Kennedy
In healthcare both sides cite Kennedy
Notables who attended Kennedy funeral
Many in presidential line attend funeral
Kennedy's Gravesite Is Near Brothers
Cheney Calls Inquiry 'Political'
Probe cooperation "will depend"
Lockerbie bomber set free for oil?
Bill would give Prez control of internet
Prez Makes Stop for Candy, Ice Cream
Jenna Bush Hager
Becomes Member of Press
GOP thinks Sanford impeachment
SC Reps vent anger over Sanford
GOP offers no support to Sanford

WYSR: Rod Wood Bee Sting

Japan Dems win in historic landslide
DPJ has clear shot at 2/3 majority
US confident ties to Japan will flourish
Reality TV contestant dies in challenge
L.A. Fire: 10k homes threatened
2 firefighters die in Calif.
Schwarzenegger visits wildfire
Boaters Rescued After Guard Gives Up
51% believe alcohol more dangerous than pot
Victim worked at suspects business
Computer hacker to get 15 years
New KFC “Double Down” dumps the bun
The girl with two vaginas
Girl Guides group for teenage mothers
Single molecule
photographed for first time
'DJ AM' Found Dead
The short, strange life of DJ AM
'Final Destination' wins box office
'Halloween 3D' coming in 2010
Spike Lee throws MJ birthday bash
Jackson Fans Stage Massive 'Thriller'
Francis denies Jenner assault claims
Gosselin Makes Big Splash in Vegas

Of Local Interest:
GA students lag on SAT tests
Atlanta schools soft on cheats?
Brunswick uneasy after killings
Woman set afire dies from injuries
Missing patient hid in nursing home
Race Enters ATL Mayoral Vote
Airport delays more than 2 hours
Local pool might be hazardous
Staying one step ahead of storms
Going green with homebuilding
Frontage Road becomes 'roads'
Rain drenches Atlanta

NY reactor online after shutdown
Kidnap victim "faces difficult recovery"
How To Remake New Orleans
Child accused of murdering dad
Missing boaters alive off TX coast
Merc union members still voting
FBI Identifies Serial Bank Robber
Gadhafi cancels New Jersey visit

Obamas' trip, an island stimulus deal
RNC Uses New Scare Tactic on Reform
LeMieux may reach across party lines
Blackwater Founder "Had Intent" to Kill?
'Tea Party Express' trucks on w/ tour
Christie: Speed ticket a mistake
One year anniv. of Palin nom.

As the World Turns:
Fraud allegations double in Afghan election
Blast Kills 15 Pakistani Police Recruits
Taiwan pres. seeks to save rep. after storm
Megrahi trade deal untrue - Straw
Myanmar refugees stream into China
'Still no justice' in East Timor
Saudi prince defends militants policy
Cabinet debates begin at Iran's parliament
Pakistan in US missile refit row

In Sport:
Slocum makes name with win at Barclays
Peavy's elbow delays Sox debut
Online reaction to UM football allegations
Nadal back to pre-injury practice routine
Randy Couture Vs Nogueira Fight Video
Brady's Injury Reportedly Not Serious
Raikkonen wins, Button crashes
Smith finally signs with Bengals

The Economy, Stupid:
GM, China FAW Form Joint Venture
EMC co-founder Richard Egan dies
Police: Gunshot wound self-inflicted
Think ID theft can't happen to you?
“End the Fed” Mov't Gaining Steam
Stocks Finish Mixed
August Auto Sales Up for a Change?
Feds seize Bradford Bank
France Gets Details on Swiss Accounts
Debit card v. credit card: Pros and cons
Lawsuit: Coal-fired plants violating law

Comcast Wins FCC Appeal
Bud's fan can promo losing its fizz
Sun Micro Swings to Loss
Marvell shares spike on forecast
Free money for small business
Counter cull hits small business
LGI balances your business ' books

Snow Leopard: What's gone where
Apple App Store Rigors Defended
Microsofts Bing decides on bribery
DHS Clarifies Laptop Border Searches
Social networks keep comm. flowing
Kindle-like feature on Sony devices
Dispatches From The Ebook Wars
Windows 7's Deadly Sins
US Firm - Dual Screen Laptop

Star Bundles & Martian Dust Devils
High Cost to Deal w/ Climate Shift
First Toxic Crustacean Discovered
Discovery finally enters orbit
Mars Email a "Spectacular" Hoax
India loses comm.. w/ lunar satellite
New Planet Spiraling Into Its Star?

The Game:
Alpha Protocol
Half-Minute Hero Hands On
Rock Band 2 First Impression
Dead Space Extraction
Tropico 3 First Impression
Supreme Commander 2
Cursed Mountain Review
Osmos Review