The Archdruid Report:Druid perspectives on nature, culture, and the future of industrial society. Wednesday, December 17, 2014 – Déjà Vu All Over Again
Putin upbeat on ruble, reassures Russians economic pain will pass. Russia’s president Vladimir Putin says country’s economic troubles will pass in no more than two years, adding the government and central bank are responding "appropriately," though a bit belatedly.
Facebook claims share in revenues from sunglasses sales in India, which is up due to profile pictures. In a shocking lawsuit filed by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, the social networking website has sued sunglasses making company Ray–Ban, asking it to share revenues from the rising sales of sunglasses in India.
Who the fuck needs police? Hundreds of women in the Mexican town of Xaltianguis formed their own community defense organization to protect their town from organized crime.
NFL ROUNDUP. Cowboys end 4–year playoff drought New England clinches first–round bye.
The Winnipeg Jets, Toronto Maple Leafs, and Edmonton Oilers all had unsuccessful nights. Two games were decided in extra time, while one concluded in another blowout. More
Ali hospitalised due to pneumonia. Posted: 21 Dec 2014 12:13 PM PST – Boxing great Muhammad Ali, 72, expected to recover because illness was caught early, according to spokesperson.
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Bill Oddie’s BankWatch – HSBC in Malaysia. What is this film about?