Hostess is closing down shop and would like you to believe the Unions killed your Twinkies and Ding-Dongs. Hint: They didn't. Perhaps it has to do with poor management and the massive raises they gave their executives while they were in BANKRUPTCY.
This clip from the Majority Report, live M-F at 12 noon EST and via daily podcast at http://Majority.FM
Oil and gas wastewater disposal has been tied to a series of earthquakes in California for the first time, in a peer-reviewed study published last Thursday. A string of quakes ending on Sept. 22, 2005 struck in Kern County near the southern end of California's Central Valley – and the new study, published in Geophysical Research Letters, concluded that the odds that those quakes might have occurred by chance were just 3 percent.