Though sections have been redacted and more than two dozen interviews are narrated in dry officialese, the Federal Bureau of Investigation's 191-page file on Steve Jobs, released Thursday, reveals num... langejCommented11 hours ago in Technology
“Publishing this seems a direct violation of data protection laws. You who favor the publication of this kind of information can have NO objection to any media outlet publishing anything it wishes about your private life.”
WASHINGTON -- At a private three-day retreat in California last weekend, conservative billionaires Charles and David Koch and about 250 to 300 other individuals pledged approximately $100 million to d...
langejCommented6 days ago in Politics Nice to know the aristocracy feels threatened. Not much anyone can do about it, if they don't have 100 million to throw about, but it is still nice to know.
Three big banks were hit on Friday with yet another lawsuit related to wrongful foreclosures. Democratic New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed suit against Bank of America, JP Morgan Chase...
langejCommented1 week ago in World "Of course, the suspected Iranian operation might have been the public face of an Israeli operation." Yes, as might 9/11, the Kennedy assassination and the death of Diana. They were not, but they COULD have been, right?
You've heard of "Disgusted, Tunbridge Wells"? Well, I live in Holland Park and I've Had It. Up to here! An old curmudgeon, I rant and rave about things I read, see or hear in the News. Frequently sarcastic, irreverent and libertarian; often wrong - but never uncertain.