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JAPAN’S GOVERNMENT STILL “FROZEN INTO INACTION” ABOUT CONTAMINATED FOOD

17 Jul 2011.

The NY Times reports that the Second-biggest retailer in Japan” AEON, admitted on 17 Jul 2011 (Sunday) that it had sold beef from cattle that ate (“WAS FED” – IS MORE LIKELY) cesium contaminated feed. Aeon said it had sold the contaminated beef at a store in Tokyo, and at more than a dozen stores in the surrounding area. The Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry said that 136 cattle are so far known to have been fed contaminated rice straw, and sold.  They do not say if they found their AEON beef tasty!  Do You think?  Remember: “IT DOES NOT COOK-OUT EITHER”

AEON IS JAPAN’S NO.2 FOOD RETAILER, and trails only “Seven & I” Holdings in the retail sector, confessed it had sold 319 kilograms, (703) pounds, of the tainted beef from April 27 to June 20 at one shop in Tokyo, and at other shops in Kanagawa and Chiba. Aeon also admitted having sold the contaminated beef at outlets in Shizuoka and Ishikawa, in central Japan.  BOY HOWDY! – THOSE 700 LBS OF BEEF SURE WENT A LONG WAY!  AEON added that it would start to check beef shipments from all areas that could be contaminated.  Yeah! Now hey will check, but where is the Japanese equivalent of the American Food and Drug Administration (FDA) inspectors?  WHY NO FOOD SAFETY WATCHDOGS IN JAPAN?  IF THEY ENTRUST THEIR LIFE TO THE LEGENDARY BASIC HONESTY OF THEIR PEOPLE, I FEAR FOR THEIR “LOSS OF INNOCENCE”, OR WORSE.  

GOSHNI HOSONO “TALKS THE TALK, BUT DOES NOT WALK THE WALK”  Hosono the “Central Cabinet Minister responsible for coordinating the nuclear cleanup”, said on a Television Program Sunday, that the government was “now likely” to ban shipments of beef from around Fukushima;  He added: “The most likely outcome is that we will ban beef shipments…We are discussing the matter along these lines. We have to ensure food safety.”  WE KNOW FROM PAST EXPERIENCE WITH MR. HOSONO’s REMARKS, THAT HE IS AT BEST IRRESOLUTE, AND AT WORST  CRIMINALLY REMISS IN HIS DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES. He should be replaced ASAP for the good of Japan.

BEEF CONTAMINATED WITH CESIUM (deadly stuff) levels three(3) to six(6) times higher than safety standards, was found last week in beef cattle shipped to Tokyo from a rancher in the city of Minamisoma (near the Fukushima Dai No.1 Nuke power plant). Agriculture ministry officials have said that consuming such meat “a few times” poses no immediate health risks.  Y’OU-MAMA! THAT MINISTER IS EITHER NAÏVE, OR COVERING-UP ILLICIT BEEF-SALES OPERATIONS.  CONSIDER THIS:  RETAILER AEON ADMITS SELLING 703 LBS OF SUCH BEEF- THAT IS LESS THAN ONE CARCASS.  PROBLEM IS: OVER 136 HEAD OF BEEF CATTLE WERE REPORTED SOLD.

UPDATE – 18 Jul 2011 , The Wall Street Journal reports that Fukushima Prefecture government said Monday that 411 more beef cattle (steers) potentially contaminated with radioactive cesium have been shipped around Japan. A development sure to fuel food-safety fear. Today’s announcement said the rice-straw feed tested  at more than 500 times the government’s safety limit. This after weeks of reassurance from the government that measures are in place to ensure food from the region near the stricken Fukushima Dai No. 1 nuclear reactor is safe, sudden rise in both the number of cattle fed contaminated rice-straw, and the very high levels of cesium in the straw will exacerbate concerns over food safety, and the government’s evident NO GIVE A DAMN! attitude.  The spread of potentially contaminated beef around the nation, and to some of its best-known stores, will/should surely intensify pressure on the government to ban all cattle shipments from Fukushima, and even neighboring prefectures.  THE QUESION IS :  WHY ARE STORE OPERATORS, OR THE GOVERNMENT, NOT CHECKING THE BEEF ON THEIR COUNTERS WITH A VIEW TO REMOVE IT?  AS IF WE DID NOT KNOW THE ANSWER!  TRULY SAD DEVELOPMENTS .

20 Jul 2011 – UPDATE, Reuters reports that just after Tokyo ordered the suspension of all beef cattle shipments from Fukushima prefecture after discovering that cattle fed rice-straw contaminated with high levels of radioactive cesium, that an additional 735 cattle had been shipped nationwide.  Now a total of 1,235 contaminated cattle have been reported shipped from Fukushima, and seven(7) other prefectures, to other parts of Japan;  That is up from the 500 heads reported only yesterday.  ONCE AGAIN “BIG BROTHER” DID “TOO LITTLE TOO LATE”.  JAPAN’S CENTRAL GOVERNMENT LITERALY CLOSED THE GATES AFTER THE CATTLE WAS GONE!.. BEWARE !  THERE MAY  SOON BE A ” HOT-BEEF SALE” ALL OVER JAPAN.  Eat it at your own peril.  “BIG-BROTHER” WHERE ART THOU! 

NEARLY ALL FOOD AND WATER CONTAMINATED TO SOME EXTENT coming from areas near Dai No 1. Nukes, have been halted because of high radiation levels. Crates of contaminated vegetables, tea, milk, seafood, and water have already stoked anxiety in Japan, despite assurances from officials that the levels are not dangerous.

SEAFOOD ALSO FOUND TO BE TAINTED in tiny Kounago village.  Fish in waters near Fukushima were found to contain cesium at levels above safety limits (not surprisingly so), stoking worries about seafood in a country where sushi and sashimi(raw sea-fish) are eaten widely.

Folks, lets keep hoping for the best, and planning for the worst.  The real trials and tribulations of the Japanese people are just beginning.

Respectfully,

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09 Aug 2011 UPDATE – RADIOACTIVE FISH CONFIRMED IN JAPAN

GREENPEACE SAID the government must work quickly to ensure the safety of consumers, including measures to trace the origin of such products. Wakao Hanaoka, the oceans campaigner for Greenpeace Japan, said: “We have requested the Fisheries Agency, and the Consumer Affairs Agency, to label each fish with its origin as well as the level of radiation contamination…Under the current circumstances, consumers cannot purchase (fish) with complete knowledge that it is safe”.  Hanaoka also revealed that Greenpeace has requested major retailers in Japan to take part in providing safe fish, possibly through establishing their own screening system for radiation and providing accurate data of the product to consumers. Allowing only safe fish to hit the market will ultimately be the key to reviving Fukushima’s fisheries.  HE IS REALLY SAYING: DO THIS OR YOUR FISHERIES INDUSTRY WILL DIE.

THE RUB IS: BEEF IS “ORIGIN-TAGGED”; WHILE FISH IS NOT The farm ministry tags every cow with a 10-digit identification number that consumers can use to trace where the beef they purchase came from; However, a similar system for fish hasn’t been set up yet. ”

FRENCH LABS CONFIRMED that Samples of fish were obtained between July 22 and 24 2011,  and examined at laboratories certified by the French nuclear authority, Greenpeace said.

gonzedo

 

July 17, 2011 at 8:10 PM Comments (10)

JAPAN’S CENTRAL GOVT. SEEMS “FROZEN INTO INACTION” IN THE FACE OF THE ENEMY

16 Jul 2011

WHAT’S THE “BEEF” ??(American expresion for: what is the complaint?).  More than four(4) months after the Fukushima Tragedy, Japan’s Central Government has not yet set-up a system to check food for radiation; Instead, they “Pass the Buck” to testing carried out by Prefectures and Municipalities. The Tokyo Metropolitan Government said that one beef sample tested at 650 becquerels(Bq) per kilogram (kg), exceeding the maximum limit of 500 Bq per kg. The radioactive Isotope Cesium was found in large quantity in the hay-feed given to the cattle.  Cesium has an affinity for calcium, hence it goes for the bones; and there, begins to change the human DNA to produce cancers of several sorts. NOT A GOOD THING!  YOU CAN’T SEE IT, YOU CAN’T SMELL IT… AND YOU CAN’T COOK IT OUT EITHER!

A THIRD SHIPMENT OF RADIOACTIVE BEEF has been reported since last weekend, unfortunately, officials believe much of it has already been consumed. It is as though the Central Government has abdicated its responsibilities to Japan as a whole. IN THE LATEST SUCH INCIDENT, A cattle farm in the town of Minamisoma (just outside the 20 kilometer no-go zone placed around the Fukushima nuclear plant), was found to have shipped meat from cows fed with straw containing 75,000 Bq of cesium per kg.

WORSE YET, The Central government has sought to assure the public that there is no immediate health threat from eating “standard servings” of the beef.  Those who say so, are either “lying through their teeth” to protect their nonchalance, or incredibly ignorant;  SO, THEY DO NOTHING! to protect the people of Japan. AS WE SAY IN TEXAS: WHAT ARE YOU GOING TO DO NOW, COWBOY!  For now, officials are also calling it an isolated incident, while vowing to increase inspections of food in wake of the country’s nuclear crisis.  WE’LL SEE!

RADIATION DOSIMETERS (GEIGER COUNTERS) ARE A “HOT” COMMODITY.  Not surprisingly: “It was a wave of panic buying,” Huang said…it was absolutely a seller’s market,” with some manufacturers selling out a year’s worth of inventory in a week through March and April.. we have since restocked supplies”;  PROBLEM IS: Most of the dosimeters on the market now are questionably accurate, and tend to break-own often. Contaminated products including spinach, mushrooms, bamboo shoots, tea, milk, plums beef, and fish with cesium-137, and iodine radioactive Isotopes as far as 360 kilometers from Fukushima Dai No. 1 Nuclear station. Unfortunately, it is clear radioactivity has entered the food chain over much of the Japanese mainland.

FORTUNATELY, Japan’s “Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology” has handed out 1,700 dosimeters made by Tokyo-based Fuji Electric Co. to kindergartens, elementary and middle schools since April.  We say fortunately because dosimeters are not inexpensive: somewhere betweent $200 and $800 ea.  Japanese people prefer those made elsewhere in the world: “The Russian and Ukrainian-made dosimeters sell out in a flash.”

MEANWHILE AT FUKUSHIMA DAI NO.1, Nuke plant, 15 Jul 2011  The Asahi Shimbun newspaper reports that a contaminated water filtration system was temporarily shut-down after a pipe junction snapped. About 1.3 gallons of radioactive water leaked following the break last 13 Jul 2011(Wednesday). TEPCO said repairing the break will require human intervention, but the high radiation levels of 100-150 millisieverts per hour in the surrounding area make it very difficult to get to the system and, it was unclear when the repairs would be completed.  This is bad news!

One has to feel compassion for the Japanese people these days. A weak, in-cohesive, irresolute Central government, contaminated food, soil, and water(in some areas).  Even Mother Nature continues to “rattle” the country with 5+ magnitude quakes all too frequently still.  It is no wonder there are reports of many young women and children leaving Japan to go to Okinawa. Fortunately for those folks, they are very welcome there, although for how long that will continue remains to be seen.  In most such cases, the husbands found it necessary to remain in Japan to earn a living,  thus adding  family separation to their daily stresses.

Gonzedo 

July 16, 2011 at 1:50 AM Comments (11)

NRC TASK FORCE 90-DAY REPORT / GUIDELINES FOR US NUKE INDUSTRY DUE SOON

14 July 2011

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is(SUPPOSED TO BE) the U.S. nuclear industry’s “top cop”.  Their immediate task is to weigh major changes in how it regulates the country’s 104 reactors using the Fukushima Tragedy as a “Lessons-Learned” frame of reference.  The task force’s recommendations will be considered in a formal hearing on 19 Jul 2011, and will be part of a longer-term review.

THE TASK FORCE (APPOINTED BY THE NRC) praised new reactor designs(none exist yet)  that include “passive cooling” features, saying the new designs would be in line with many of its recommendations. Accordingly, It urged the NRC to complete its review “without delay” of Toshiba-Shaw’s Westinghouse AP1000 reactor and GE-Hitachi’s Economic Simplified Boiling Water Reactor(ESBWR).  The AP1000 is the reactor design of choice for the nation’s first new nuclear plants in 30 years: Southern in Georgia, and SCANA in South Carolina. Gregory Jackzo, NRC chairman said: “I am proud of the diligence and dedication of the Task Force, and look forward to working with my fellow commissioners to respond to these recommendations”.

THE NUCLEAR ENERGY INSTITUTE (NEI) IS A NUCLEAR INDUSTRY LOBBY that recognizes that applying the Task Force retro-fitting/modification recommendations would cost their industry $billions; so they appear to want to delay implementations of any recommendations at this time. They argue that the “longer-term review” now under way would incorporate more definitive information about the Fukushima disaster. Tony Pietrangelo, NEI Senior V.P. , and chief nuclear officer, said the Task Force’s 90 day report does not cite significant data from the Fukushima experience to support many of its recommendations: “Given the mammoth challenge it faced in gathering, and evaluating the still-incomplete information from Japan, the agency (NRC) should seek broader engagement with stakeholders on the task force report, to ensure that its decisions are made in the light of the best information possible,” – SOUNDS LIKE FOOT-DRAGGING! YOU KNOW! – PUT-OFF UNTIL TOMORROW, WHAT YOU DON’T  REALLY WANT TO DO.

THE UNION OF CONCERNED SCIENTISTS (UCS) expert nuclear watchdog said if anything, the NRC’s 90 -day review does not go far enough. UCS offered a list of 23 recommendations for making nuclear power (which it does not oppose) a safer means of generating electricity.  David Lochbaum, who worked in the US nuclear industry for 17 years, and is now a UCS expert said: “Japan’s reactor designs are similar, their protective barriers are similar, and their regulations are, in some cases, even stronger…If a U.S reactor were faced with a similar challenge, maybe not the exact combo of earthquake and tsunami, but some other natural disaster or human error, it’s unlikely that the story would have a happier ending…What the Task force did not address, is the need for the NRC to extend the scope of its regulations to include “severe,” or extreme, low-probability accidents. Instead, the agency’s regulations concentrate on design-basis accidents (those that US reactors must be designed to withstand).  The industry’s voluntary severe-accident GUIDELINES ARE NOT ENOUGH to protect the public, especially when a significant number of Nuke Operators do not pay attention to those guidelines”.  Among other things, Lochbaum wants the NRC to: (1)make the emergency planning zone around plants greater than 10 miles; (2)require plant owners to transfer “spent fuel” from storage pools to less-vulnerable “dry-casks” after five years; and (3)force owners of more than 40 reactors to comply fully with fire-protection regulations that the agency established decades ago.

NRC’s “TASK-FORCE” SAYS: NRC regulations on handling station blackouts need to be expanded and improved . At the Fukushima Dai No. 1, the tsunami wiped out backup power. It is vital to boost regulatory requirements – including so-called “coping capability” to exist safely without electrical power until such time a generators arrive, or outside power is restored. (THEY SEEM TO SUGGEST THE NEED FOR “PASSIVE COOLING”- SUCH AS ENVISIONED FOR THE “GEN III+ NUKES”. The Task Force concludes that revising and expanding the ‘coping capability’, to include measures for  cooling the “spent- fuel”, preventing a loss-of-coolant accident, and preventing a containment failure would be a significant benefit,” the Task Force report says.  WHAT IS NEW ABOUT THAT???-GET REAL!  JUST TELL THEM WHAT THEY NEED TO DO TO ENSURE OUR SAFETY. 

Now it is up to the five-member NRC to decide which ideas to accept, and how quickly to proceed in dealing with an industry where new safety plant retrofits/modifications can run into $ Billions. THE RUB ISTHE FINAL DISPOSITION OF “SPENT-FUEL”, WHICH IS FAR MORE TOXIC THAN THE URANIUM THAT GOES INTO NUKES, CONTINUES TO BE THE ACHILLES HEEL OF THAT GIGANTIC INDUSTRY/CARTEL.

Gonzedo

July 14, 2011 at 11:47 AM Comments (34)

CHINA TO SPEND MILLIONS ON THORIUM-FUELED NUKE RESEARCH / DEVELOPMENT

12 Jul 2011

CHINA FREEZES APPROVAL OF URANIUM-FUELED NUKES The public outcry following the problems at the Fukushima plant led to The Chinese government (Beijing) putting a freeze on approvals of new uranium-fueled Nukes, and to require additional safety checks at all 25 Uranium-fueled Nukes currently under construction. PROBLEM IS: China is currently 80% reliant on coal-fired electrical generation and choking in coal fumes, so they see nuclear energy as a green viable alternative;  However, with the global opinion now firmly against the highly dangerous use of Uranium-fueled nuclear power ( as evidenced by the Fukushima Dai No.1 Nuke plant Tragedy), China is looking for clean safe nuclear power alternatives.

ENTER THORIUM AS THE NUCLEAR FUEL OF THE FUTURE China is looking at spearheading efforts to make the nuclear industry safer by investing millions into research with reactors powered by the element Thorium – a metal, proponents say, is as common as lead, and  which, despite some concerns, would lead to nuclear power plants with far fewer safety issues as well as other benefits.

Wang Kan, leader of the Chinese “Tsinghua University Thorium Research Team” said: “Thorium-based reactors certainly have advantages…The energy release from Thorium is greater than from Uranium, the by-products from using Thorium are less toxic than from Uranium, and it’s much harder to make weapons from those by-products.”

Uploaded by Russia Today, 10 Jul 2011

MY TAKE

Please note that once again our Murdock Media Empire shunned this story, and that it was Russia who released it.  Fortunately both the Murdock Media Empire, and The Uranium Cartel are fast loosing their grip.  It is almost as hard to find real news in the Western World, as it is in Japan; that “tell it like it is”.  The Western media moguls are covering-up any news adverse to the very powerful Energy Cartels such as Uranium, Coal, Oil and Gas.

These days, the government of China is burdened with runaway industrial growth, choking air pollution, a more educated, ever more demanding society, whose energy demands are extremely hard to satisfy.  In China however, its central government is now willing to look at non-uranium fueled Nuclear power generation.  Thorium is a much safer, plentiful, and produces far fewer long- life radioactive isotopes.  Please see our recent article (Page) listed at right and titled : “It is High Time to Re-think Thorium as Fuel of The Future”.

We are glad to see China has put a “freeze” on any more Nukes, and to require additional safety checks at all 25 Uranium-fueled Nukes currently under construction.  It is clear t he Fukushima Tragedy is causing a political “double take”.  Even so, it is a bit disheartening that China is only willing to invest millions on Thorium Nuke Research & Development (R & D).  Such an effort will require Billions; not Millions of Dollar equivalents to succeed.  As a frame of financial reference, consider that it currently costs between $6B and $12B to build a single Nuke.

It is possible however, that China might consider allowing the Chinese “Tsinghua University Thorium Research Team” to “Modify” one of its Uranium Nukes under construction to use Thorium as a fuel.  Such a step would yield quicker, and cheaper R & D.  OUR WORLD NEEDS SOMEONE TO LEAD THE THORIUM NUKE DEVELOPMENT RACE, AND IT WILL NOT LIKELY BE THE WEST.  We certainly hope China will consider such initiative.  Western Cartels are too corrupted and colluded to do so.

gonzedo

July 13, 2011 at 12:06 AM Comments (3)

IS AN INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL EXODUS BEGINNING IN JAPAN? IT SEEMS SO

11 Jul 2011

MANY JAPANESE INDUSTRIES SEE A NEED TO LEAVE THE COUNTRY. According to a survey by the “Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry” in May 2011, 69% of the 163 participating companies said that the March 2011 Fukushima catastrophe would accelerate the complete or partial relocation of Japanese parts makers to other countries.

SIGNS OF MAJOR SOCIAL CHANGE OCCURRING TODAY The Nippon Life Insurance Research Institute(NLIRI) is a “for profit” Corp. established in 2005 “to adequately meet the diverse and growing needs of society… with a mission to fulfill the needs of basic research and formulate solutions on a broad range of issues. These issues span the domestic and international economy, from finance and industry to urban development, and the supply of services to meet minimum living standards”.  NLIRI believes that the SIGNS OF MAJOR SOCIAL CHANGE ARE OCCURRING TODAY, point to the need for “think-tanks”; and that these, will become increasingly important.

“WE’RE GOING TO SEE A SHIFT IN THE INDUSTRIAL STRUCTURE IN THE COUNTRY” said Koichi Haji, NLIRI’s Chief Economist.  Companies that use a large amount of electricity will consider more overseas production if they have power supply problems. Those that don’t have to use much power will find ways to save electricity…Fears of power shortages stemming from the Fukushima nuclear disaster are prompting companies to move to the Western part of Japan, and even overseas, to reduce the risk, while companies that own offices only in Tokyo, are taking steps to relocate, in order to reduce the risk of being hit by possible blackouts.

OMINOUSLY FOR JAPAN, Companies that need to use large amounts of electricity for long periods (ON A SUSTAINED BASIS), are planning to shift some of their production centers overseas…

“WHEN IT RAINS – IT POURS” Already burdened with the dollar’s prolonged weakness against the yen, and the highest corporate taxes in the industrialized world, many Japanese manufacturers are worried that instability in Tokyo’s power supply will undermine their global competitiveness. After quake and Tsunami March 11 crippled the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant – Tokyo’s main power source, the government asked large-scale users in the east and northeast to reduce electricity use by 15 % starting 01 Jul 2011.  Kansai Electric Power Co., the biggest utility in western Japan, likewise asked companies and households to voluntarily cut power use by around 15 % until Sept. 22.

RISING ENERGY COSTS would present another threat to companies operating in eastern Japan. The rub is that Tokyo Electric Power Co.(TEPCO) is facing enormous damages and compensation expenses to relocated victims, in addition to the huge long-term remediation/stabilization costs of it four(4) Dai No. 1 Nukes, plus their four (4) Spent Fuel Pools.  How else but to raise prices in the near future?  Somebody always pays!

ELECTRICITY IS ALSO A DIRE COMMERCIAL NEED; Surprisingly, even to Companies that rely completely on the Internet.  One such is “Kenko.com” which does all its buying and selling on the Internet.  They saw the light soon after March 11 because its only offices were in Tokyo.  Spokeswoman Haruka Takizawa said: “If we can’t log-in to our computers, we can’t have access to do anything at all…that means the company cannot receive orders, and cannot direct storehouses to ship products – including much-needed necessities such as bottled water and toilet paper, to customers”. Since May 2011, the Kenco.com has been moving some of its operations to the city of Fukuoka, Japan. Now they plan to expand to roughly 50% of its operations and staff to Fukuoka by the end of next March 2012”.  Additionally, Kenco.com has moved one of its storehouses in Utsunomiya, Tochigi Prefecture, to Ichikawa, Chiba Prefecture, to reduce costs, and expedite deliveries.

OPTICAL-GLASS MAKERS “HOYA CORP” IS LEAVING JAPAN and its plant in Akishima, Tokyo. HOYA is already building a production plant in Shangdong, and plans to start its operations in December 2011.  Hoya spokeswoman Akiko Maeyama said: “The plan to build a new plant in China is to diversify our risks,”  HOYA’s problem is their Akishima plant was forced to switch-off its electric glass-making furnaces for a few hours a day during the rolling blackouts last March; This forced it to dig into its inventories, briefly curtailed output, and pressured them to set up a plant overseas to avoid any power outage which could damage melted raw material in the furnaces.

Nidec is a Kyoto-based Multi-National Corp. which acquired Emerson Electric Co.’s Motors & Controls Business in 2010.  Nidec Corp. claims that it needs uninterrupted electrical energy to succeed, so they looking to relocate some of their motor-testing facilities in Shiga Prefecture, and its development centers in Kyoto and Nagano, to overseas.  Nidec claims it must have a stable source of power to test the durability of its electric motors, which are used in automobiles and other machines. Such testing requires running motors without interruption for a couple of months; hence the need for reliable electricity supply.  Nidec Corp. already has 12 subsidiaries in countries such as Canada, Mexico, U.S. and the U.K.

Thanks to The Japan Times for quotations, 08 Jul 2011,

http://search.japantimes.co.jp/cgi-bin/nb20110708a1.html

MY TAKE:

On 30 Mar 2011 we published the article below at our SA-EN site. Unfortunately It is proving to be an early call for Japan’s leader’s to PLAN FOR THE WORST-NOW!  Time is being wasted!!

In my mind, the article above proves that clear -headed Japanese planners such as those at the NLIRI are now calling for “Think-Tanks” to plan for the very uncertain future of Japan as we now know it.  In the affairs of all nations there were/are “tipping points” which need(ed) to be recognized in time to prevent going down “the slippery slope” due to inaction. I believe Japan has reached that point in its history.  Things will never return to normal, and joint planning at the highest Governmental levels, Academia, Commerce, and Industry is in order now!!!

Very Respectfully,

Edward Oliver Gonzalez (gonzedo)

San Antonio, Texas

Home of a great Toyota Tundra Assembly Plant

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THE FUTURE OF JAPAN MADE UNCERTAIN BY THE FUKUSHIMA MULTIPLE MELTDOWNS.

30 Mar 2011

Mr. Tsunehisa Katsumata, chairman of the Tokyo Electric Power Co.(TEPCO), expressed his deep remorse for the accident at Fukushima in northern Japan, including explosions, the release of radiation and contamination of crops and tap water. Katsumata added that the Fukushima plant could be entombed in concrete (like Chernobyl – but a bigger – much bigger “sarcophagus”). Although Katsumata referred only to scrapping reactors No. 1, 2, 3 & 4, government officials and other experts have been saying for more than a week that the entire complex, including the less problematic reactors 5 and 6, eventually would have to be decommissioned. Katsumata’s remarks came even as authorities work heroically to bring the battered plant under control; even as they were considering new methods to limit radiation leakages from the facility, including draping some kind of large tarp or cloth over the reactors and, applying resin or glue to the ground to prevent contamination of the soil. SOUNDS VERY TEMPORARY AND QUESTIONABLY EFFECTIVE.

Chief Japanese Cabinet Secretary Yukio Edano, cautioned later that was just one option being considered, but: “We should look at all the options (UNSAID WAS: ANYBODY GOT ANY?),” Regarding Fukushima’s Prefectural Governor’s request to force people living 12 and 18 miles from the plant to evacuate the area, Edano said: “We are considering the Fukushima Prefectural Governor’s request; People living within 12 miles of the plant have BEEN TOLD to leave their homes, while those living between 12 and 18 miles, have been URGED to move out or stay indoors”. WE CAN EXPECT THAT 18 MILE UNSAFE RADIUS TO EXPAND SWIFTLY OVER THE NEXT 2 WEEKS.

U.S. ON THE SCENE -U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Chairman, Gregory Jaczko came to Tokyo earlier in the last week of Mar 2011. We feel certain he will be deeply concerned about the usual complacency of the U.S. nuclear facility industry. Amen!

FRANCE ON THE SCENE French President Nicolas Sarkozy will visit Japan on 31 Mar 2011 to hold a news conference with Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan. Nuclear experts from the French utility “Areva” arrived in Tokyo on 30 Mar 2011 to advise on the situation at Fukushima, thus (at last) expanding the team of international specialists now consulting on the situation.

WHAT’S TO DO NOW – Nuclear experts are also mulling whether radioactive water that has flooded parts of the facility could be “sucked-up” and placed in a barge; However, radioactive material continues to seep from the plant. Japan’s “Government Nuclear Agency”(counterpart to our NRC) said on 30 Mar 2011 that radioactive Iodine-131 had been detected at 3,355 times the legal limit in seawater several hundred yards from the Fukushima plant. That’s the highest such concentration recorded at sea to date. Nuclear specialists said Iodine 131 isotopes decay in a matter of days, plus the diluting effect of the ocean meant there was negligible concern about the impact of radioactive Iodine 131 on human health.

No comment was made about the presence of more enduring Cesium (with a half-life of 30 years), and Plutonium (Pu 238). THE MOST COMMON PLUTONIUM ISOTOPES (Pu 238), and those found at Fukushima Japan HAVE A HALF-LIFE OF 88 YEARS. SOURCE OF THE FUKUSHIMA PLUTONIUM is still unknown. Experts at France’s Nuclear Safety Authority (ASN) say it could have come from the Fukushima No. 3 reactor, which uses mixed oxide (MOX)- about 5% Plutonium and Uranium that has been extracted from spent nuclear fuel and reprocessed. Alternatively, it could be a fissile by-product from burning uranium in the No. 1 and 2 reactors. Plutonium radiation is in alpha particles, which only travel very short distances, and cannot penetrate human skin: HOWEVER, IF INHALED OR INGESTED EVEN IN MINUSCULE AMOUNTS it is extremely damaging to HUMANS AND FAUNA because its radiation causes DNA damage in tissue, thus boosting the risk of cancer. The bone marrow and liver, are especially vulnerable. Just a dozen milligrams of plutonium are lethal to humans/fauna – according to tests on lab animals cited by France’s “Institute for Radiological Protection and Nuclear Safety” (IRSN).

Folks, one loves to “accentuate the positive”, However, such an attitude can delay/exclude preparation for the worst; at a time when early planning is of the essence. THE FUKUSHIMA INCIDENT will live on as the “MOTHER OF MELTDOWNS”. Born of greed, in a seismic cradle, and with six(6) siblings, it was a disaster waiting to happen. I fear the worst is yet to come, and that the “Unthinkable” should be planned for: JAPAN, ITS PEOPLE, ITS INDUSTRY, AND ITS CULTURE MUST BE RELOCATED to “Host” countries such as Australia, Canada, the U.S., and anywhere else they want, and that wants them. Many (notably the elderly) will choose not to leave “no matter what” Such is life, tradition and culture; Yet, the young and strong, will go on. Through millennia Humanity has survived because of its innate trait to accept change, and to adapt to new circumstance and even cultures. Indeed, such a trans-national migration is already happening on a massive global scale for socio-economic and political, non-nuclear reasons.

The question every nuclear country must ask is: What does my country need to change in our nuclear facilities after the bitter lessons of FUKUSHIMA 2011?.

gonzedo

July 11, 2011 at 1:00 AM Comments (12)

BRITISH PETROLEUM WANTS COMPENSATION LIMITS SET ON MACONDO OIL WELL TRAGEDY

08 Jul 2011

On Apr 2010, British Petroleum Pl’s(BP) “Deepwater Horizon” Deep water oil exploration rig burned and sank, killing 11 rig workers. That set the stage for the Macondo well to rupture nearly a mile below sea level, causing the calamitous “Gusher in the Gulf”.  For months the Macondo gushed uncontrollably more than 4 million barrels of oil into the Gulf of Mexico – off the Louisiana coast. The accident closed waters to fishing, disrupted tourism, and caused the U.S. Government to shut down deepwater exploration for months;  Now however, affected Gulf coast residents are getting back to work, and their former industries such as lodging, fishing and other appear to be rebounding.

ON 2010 A COMPENSATION /REPARATION FUND was set up at the urging of president Obama, and  Kenneth Feinberg was appointed administrator of the $20 billion fund; Accordingly, “The “Gulf Coast Claims Facility (GCCF)” was organized to compensate people and businesses for losses related to the BP oil disaster.  Feinberg said: “The GCCF welcomes any and all input from any interested sources including BP…We take all of the submissions under advisement.” As of 01 Jul 2011, the GCCF had paid $4.5 billion in claims to 195,000 claimants; Additionally, there are about $430 million worth of offers(from GCCF to victims) that are under consideration by Gulf residents.

BP WANTS COMPENSATION LIMITS SET.  BP Plc now wants to limit future claims related to its Gulf of Mexico oil spill disaster as the region’s economy recovers.  On 08 Jul 2011:  BP said on an e-mail: “The Gulf economy is strong and there is no basis to assume that claimants, with very limited exceptions, will incur a future loss related to the oil spill…Oystermen, whose beds have been destroyed by crude, should be considered for future payments… BP supports the payment of legitimate claims and future losses that are substantiated, but BP objects to the GCCF’s practice of assuming FUTURE losses on certain claims,”

BP HAS VERY POWERFUL FRIENDS IN HIGH PLACES, AND EVEN JUDGESHIPS and traditionally gets what it wants. It will be interesting to watch the outcome of this BP initiative.

gonzedo

July 8, 2011 at 6:35 PM Comments (9)

FUKUSHIMA DAI NO.1 PLANT CONTAMINATED WATER FILTRATION SYSTEM IMPROVING

07 July 2011

PROBLEM IS ABOUT 120,000 TONS OF CONTAMINATED WATER As of 05 Jul 2011.  Additionally,  Cooling water has to be pumped into the plant at a rate of about 400 Tons /day to prevent the four(4) Nukes, and their spent fuel ponds from boiling and giving off  transuranic (long-life radioisotopes) in steam and other exhalations(spews); THAT, IS WHAT MUST BE STOPPED ASAP.

Plant owner/operator Tokyo Electrical Power Co. (TEPCO) is required to inform Japan’s Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency (NISA) of progress in the storage and treatment of water on a weekly basis until all the accumulated water has been transferred to storage facilities and treated.

A DOWNWARD TREND AT LAST. Until about a month ago, highly radioactive water has accumulated at Dai No. 1 until there is nowhere else to store it;  Now however, a cooling water filtration system designed in collaboration between France’s Areva, and America’s Kurion Co. is in process of being optimized (“tweaked”), and has steadily improved to enable “recycling” of the cooling water.  As of 29 Jun 2011,  About 6,380 tons had been filtered, bringing the cumulative amount to 13,610 tons; This is important, because it indicates a downward trend in the accumulated radioactive cooling water total.

ADDITIONAL FILTRATION. The concentrated salt water from the operation will be treated in a 250 ton/day evaporative concentration plant, expected to start operation in August 2011. This will be able to generate up to 83 tons of fresh water per day, leaving 167 tons of concentrated salt water.

WORK IN PROGRESS TO PREVENT CONTAMINATED COOLANT “LEAKAGE” INTO THE SEA. A total of 109 concrete plates have been installed in the water intakes for the four units, forming a barrier against any leakage into the sea. The plates measure 1.4 x 4.42 meters, are 32 cm thick and weigh over 4.5 tons.

Most experts agree that containment, decontamination, and “recycling” of the coolant water is the key to stabilizing the three(3) melted-thru Nukes, and their “Spent Fuel Pools” over the long-term.  PROBLEM IS: THE COOLING EFFORT COULD REQUIRE YEARS. TEPCO is going “ where no one has gone before”, and that isn’t good!

Still, it is good to be able to report ANY good news from the Fukushima Dai No. 1. Nuke Complex.

gonzedo

 

July 7, 2011 at 3:19 PM Comments (0)

JAPAN’S FUKUSHIMA PREFECTURE CONTAMINATED SOIL IS NOW A REAL PROBLEM

05 Jul 2011

FUKUSHIMA CITY, Japan.  Even though this city of 300,000 lies outside of the 30-km NO-GO zone around the crippled Fukushima Dai No.1 plant, a recent survey showed radiation levels in several spots exceed 13 millisieverts (mS) per year – more than six(6) times natural levels.

WHAT IS A MOTHER TO DO? Akiko Itoh, 42, with her four(4)year old son in her lap said: “Everything and everyone here is paralyzed and we feel left on our own, unsure whether it’s actually safe for us to stay in the city”.  Another mother of a four(4) year old said: “I scooped up all the radioactive soil and grass from my garden, and dumped it in the forest, so no one could find it…”When I put my Geiger counter close to that mountain of soil it showed 10 mS”. That is more than four(4) times the official annual nuclear exposure limit.

IN THE ABSENCE OF A LONG -TERM GOVERNMENT PLAN Fukushima residents are attempting to cope with contamination on their own. Panicked residents scoop up soil from their gardens and dump it in holes dug out in parks and nearby forests, scrub their roofs with soap and refuse to let their children play outside.  As increasingly panicked residents take matters into their own hands, experts warn that such do-it-yourself efforts to reduce local contamination, risk making matters worse by creating hotspots of high radioactivity where soil is piled high. Others have been seen dumping their scraped-up nuclear waste in public parks, and by the river.  BY THE RIVER IS NOT A GOOD PLACE!

SCHOOL AUTHORITIES DEVELOPED A PLAN AND IMPLEMENTED IT in school grounds, scraping and packing contaminated soil in tarps, and burying it in holes in the grounds as a stopgap measure intended to reduce exposure for children. Seiichi Nakate from the “Fukushima Network for Saving Children from Radiation,” (a non-profit citizens group) appears critical, when he says: “They(School Authorities and Parents) say this is just a temporary solution, but we are worried they may take years before removing the contaminated soil for good” – WE GUESS HE WANTS NOTHING DONE, and offers no other solution. While checking radiation in schools is now commonplace, health check-ups have only started in the worst-affected areas.

HOTSPOT MAP BY GOVERNMENT COMING Tokyo has promised that the radiation hotspot map will be ready by October 2011; seven(7) months after the disaster.

Dai No.1  MAY BE THE BEST FINAL REPOSITORY FOR CONTAMINATED SOIL; so say many experts; However that will mean waiting until at least 2012 when efforts to “stabilize” the plant are scheduled to wind down.  Assuming that they will succeed.

COMPREHENSIVE CLEAN-UP PLAN SORELY NEEDED Takumi Gotoh, a Nagoya-based cancer specialist is worried that such accumulations of radiation can also leak into the groundwater and pose more health hazards for a sustained period.  Gotoh said:  “That’s why Japan urgently needs a comprehensive, long-term plan to deal with the issue”.

UNCERTAINTY IS , AND HAS ALWAYS BEEN, THE ENEMY OF HUMANITY. Yoshinori Kasuya, assembly member of Fukushima city council poignantly asks:  “What is the government doing? How many of them actually came to Fukushima to listen to the concerns of the people living here?”, BUT “BIG BROTHER DOES NOT ANSWER – NOT YET; Meanwhile experts predict that the longer it takes Japanese authorities to plan/organize a clean-up, the greater the risk of additional, long-lasting damage.  THE ATTITUDE BEING SHOWN BY JAPAN’S “BIG BROTHER” IS CLEARLY LAIZZES-FAIRE (DO NOTHING), AND TOTALLY IRRESPONSIBLE.   CHANGES ARE NEEDED IN THE CENTRAL GOVERNMENT ASAP!

gonzedo

 

July 5, 2011 at 1:13 AM Comments (6)

“YOU CAN’T SEE IT AND YOU CAN’T SMELL IT EITHER” JAPANESE PROTEST SONG

02 Jul 2011

In Japan these days, protest music can tend to be associated with something very specific: nuclear power. The first wave of Japanese anti-nuclear songs came in the 1980s after the nuclear disaster at Chernobyl, but saw scant release because some of the largest record labels were owned by companies controlled by the nuclear industry;  Now however, a rash of songs responding to the nuclear disaster at Fukushima have proliferated online, where it is more difficult for recording labels to stop their release.
“You Can’t See It, And You Can’t Smell It Either” by Rankin’ Taxi. In typically  Japanese pop culture form, it is a “pitch-perfect” appropriation of something wholly non-Japanese: Jamaican dance hall music “reggae”. This playful, darkly humorous, surprisingly catchy song captures the invisible but inescapable anxiety that has permeated Japan, much like the radiation still lingering over Northern Japan.

LYRICS FOR: “YOU CAN’T SEE IT AND YOU CAN’T SMELL IT EITHER”

By: Rankin’ Taxi

Look out! Look out! Nuclear… Look out! If anything goes awry…

Look out! Look out! Fukushima… Look out! Look out! They’ve really screwed up…

 

Radiation is strong, Radiation is powerful, it doesn’t discriminate, and you can’t beat it

Radiation is strong, Radiation is powerful, it doesn’t discriminate, and you can’t beat it

Just one accident will cause total panic, like the Titanic just before it sank

Chernobyl is now a ghost town, innocent kids with thyroid cancer

Hello, so you’re the famous Plutonium! The myth of ‘safety’ died at Fukushima

No more farm produce… how far will the contamination go, and for how long?

 

Radiation is strong, Radiation is powerful, it doesn’t discriminate, and you can’t beat it

Radiation is strong, Radiation is powerful, it doesn’t discriminate, and you can’t beat it

Even if you’re…

Gaddafi, Obama, Sarkozy, Berlusconi,

Hirose Takashi (anti-nuclear journalist), Rankin’ Taxi (composer of this song)

the Prime Minister, Hanshin Kyojin (comedy duo), the pro-nuclear and anti-nuclear camps

Tokyo Electric and Kansai Electric and all the other electric power companies

Men, women, children, adults

Asahi (newspaper) Bunshun (magazine), Ebisu and Kirin (beer)

White people, black people, Seiyu and Daiei (rival supermarkets)

Toyota and Nissan (cars), Iraq and Iran

 

Radiation is strong, Radiation is powerful, it doesn’t discriminate, and you can’t beat it

Radiation is scary, Radiation is dangerous, you can’t see it, and you can’t smell it

Nuclear power – safe even with a leak of the primary cooling water!

Nuclear power – preserving world peace 24 hours a day!

A populace that will forgive anything short of a catastrophe

Idiotic slip-ups that occur even with vigilance

Well orchestrated PR campaigns, a subliminally transmitted innocuous image

Big money buying full-page newspaper ads

Everyone’s taken in till the wind starts blowing

 

Radiation is strong, Radiation is powerful, it doesn’t discriminate, and you can’t beat it

Radiation is scary, Radiation is dangerous, you can’t see it or smell it, and you can’t run from it

Even if you’re…

Beyonce, Bae Yong Joon (Korean actor), the Alien, Ampan-man (cartoon character)

Ultra Seven (superhero), crisis level 7,

Dub Ainu Band, green island, Soft Bank (mobile phone company), hard punk,

Matsumoto Kiyoshi (pharmacy chain), Matsumoto Hitoshi (comedian)

Zack (Alberto Zaccheroni – Japan national football coach) and Mac

Godzilla, Mothra, police and thieves, bosses and leaders

Michael (Jackson) and geiko (student and fully-fledged geisha), Tamori and Takeshi (comedians)

Matsuya and Sukiya (fast food chains), Takata (online shopping network) and Starbucks

 

Radiation is strong, Radiation is powerful, it doesn’t discriminate, and you can’t beat it

Radiation is scary, Radiation is dangerous, you can’t see it or smell it, and you can’t run from it

Die from a dose of radiation? No way!

Did you say an unstoppable leak? No way!

Do I want to be an object of hate for unborn children? No way!

Do I want to lead a life of unhealthy luxury? No way!

Can radiation deepen love? Can radiation make us wiser?

Can radiation stop wars? Can radiation bring a smile?

 

Radiation is strong, Radiation is powerful, it doesn’t discriminate, and you can’t beat it

Radiation is scary, Radiation is dangerous, you can’t see it or smell it, and you can’t run from it

Can’t see it, can’t smell it, can’t run from it

Can’t see it, can’t smell it, can’t run from it

Can’t see it, can’t smell it, can’t run from it

Can’t run, Can’t run, Can’t run, Can’t run, nuclear!

Can’t run, Can’t run, Can’t run, Can’t run, if there’s a screw-up

Can’t run, Can’t run, Can’t run, Can’t run, nuclear!

Can’t run, Can’t run, Can’t run, Can’t run, if there’s a screw-up

It’s safe! It’s safe! It’s safe! It’s safe! Nuclear!

It’s safe! It’s safe! It’s safe! It’s safe! until there’s a screw-up

It’s safe! It’s safe! It’s safe! It’s safe! Nuclear!

It’s safe! It’s safe! It’s safe! until it’s not, until it’s not, until it’s not, until it’s not, Stupid!
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The song is really catchy, just listen to it at:

http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2011/07/video-japans-post-fukushima-nuclear-protest-music/241372

Its sadly laconic message is truly representative of Japanese public opinion these days, and understandably so, given the unfolding tragedy at the Fukushima Dai No. 1. Nuke plant.

By the way, TOKYO ELECTRICAL POWER CO. (TEPCO) continues to “spoon feed” the world information about its progress, or more rather, lack of it; These days, they resort to “third string” spokesmen who clearly do no know a dam thing, they prefer it that way! We have not had an authoritative “Activities Report on Dai No.1” in some time.  THE WORLD IS GROWING VERY IMPATIENT WITH  TEPCO, THEIR COLLUDING JAPANESE GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS, AND THE BRITISH -LED “INTERNATIONAL ATOMIC ENERGY AGENCY (IAEA – WHAT A SHAM! )”.  I BELIEVE IT SHOULD BE PRONOUNCED : “IA, EA- oh!, OLD MC DONALD HAD A FARM, ia, ea, oh! – Problem is, the farm is now radioactive.

Gonzedo

July 2, 2011 at 1:26 PM Comments (0)

BRIT GOVERNMENT AND NUCLEAR CARTEL COLLUDED TO PLAY-DOWN FUKUSHIMA

30 Jun 2011

IN THE UNITED KINGDOM (UK-ENGLAND) Internal e-mails seen by the Guardian show how the business and Energy Departments worked closely behind the scenes with the Multinational Conglomerates such as EDF Energy, Areva and Westinghouse to try to ensure the Fukushima Tragedy quickly “going bad”, did not derail their plans for a new generation of nuclear stations in the UK.  British government officials approached nuclear companies to draw up a coordinated public relations strategy to play down the Fukushima meltdown, just two days after the earthquake and tsunami in Japan (11 Mar 2011), and before the extent of the radiation leak was known. Officials stressed the importance of preventing the incident from undermining public support for nuclear power.

One official at the (British) Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS), whose name has been withheld said: “This has the potential to set the nuclear industry back globally…We need to ensure the anti-nuclear “chaps and chapesses” (NOTICE THE SNOBISH NAME-CALLING) do not gain ground on this. We need to occupy the territory and hold it. We really need to show the safety of nuclear…We need to all be working from the same material to get the message through to the media and the public…Anti-nuclear people across Europe have wasted no time blurring this all into Chernobyl and the works,” The official told Areva (France‘s giant nuke industry): “We need to quash any stories trying to compare this to Chernobyl.” The official also suggested that Companies send in their comments, so they could be incorporated into briefs to Ministers and Government statements.

BRITS LOVE TO “HANG THEIR HAT” ON INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATIONS – IT ENHANCES CREDIBILITY; so, the government was very clear from the outset that it was important not to rush to judgment, and that a response should be based on hard evidence. “This is why we called on the INTERNATIONAL ATOMIC ENERGY AGENCY (IAEA) fact-finding team leader Dr. Mike Weightman to provide a robust and evidence-based report.” Weigthman later reported back to government that UK nuclear reactors are safe.  OF COURSE HE DID!  THE IAEA IS NOTHING OTHER THAN A NUCLEAR CARTEL WHITE-WASHING ORGANIZATION, AND NOW WIDELY RECOGNIZED AS SUCH.  The Brit Government last week confirmed plans for eight(8) new nuclear stations (Nukes) in England and Wales. “If acceptable proposals come forward in appropriate places, they will not face unnecessary holdups,” said the energy minister, Charles Hendry. SEE THERE, POWER AND INFLUENCE AT ITS BEST ? OR WORST!

Conservative Member of Parliament (MP) Zac Goldsmith, who sits on the British Commons environmental audit committee, condemned the extent of co-ordination between the government and nuclear companies that the emails appear to reveal.  Goldsmith said: “The (Brit)government has no business doing PR for the industry and it would be appalling if its departments have played down the impact of Fukushima”.

Louise Hutchins, a spokeswoman for Greenpeace, said the emails looked like: “scandalous collusion…This highlights the government’s blind obsession with nuclear power and shows neither they, nor the industry, can be trusted when it comes to nuclear,”

Tom Burke, a former government environmental adviser and visiting professor at Imperial College London, warned that the British government was repeating mistakes made in Japan. “They are too close to industry, concealing problems, rather than revealing and dealing with them,” he said.  Another former regulator, who preferred not to be named,  said the degree of collusion was “truly shocking”.  THAT,  IS “CALLING IT LIKE IT IS”

Thanks to The Guardian – UK.  For the complete story(more suited for Brits) click on link below:

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2011/jun/30/british-government-plan-play-down-fukushima

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COMMENT:

BRITAIN PLAYS A POWERFUL ROLE IN THE OIL AND GAS CARTEL ALSO.  Remember the Deepwater Horizon Tragedy provoked by British Petroleum in the Gulf of Mexico last year?  How quickly the public forgets its anger and frustration..  Many have already forgotten, and the Brits are back to exploring for oil there.  THE POWERS OF “B”(AS IN BILLIONS), EXERTS A POWERFUL CONTROL OVER MUCH OF THE WORLD MEDIA JUST BY BUYING VERY EXPENSIVE ADDS, AND OVER GOVERNMENTAL INSTITUTIONS BY SPREADING THEIR WEALTH AROUND AT ALL LEVELS OF INFLUENCE -EVEN JUDGES.  SUCH WAS CONFIRMED BY THE DEEPWATER HORIZON TRAGEDY.

IT IS HIGH TIME FOR BLOGGERS TO “TELL IT LIKE IT IS” BY ANALYZING THE NEWS FOR WHAT IS NOT SAID, WHAT IS IMPLIED, BUT MAY NOT BE, AND FOR OUTRIGHT LIES.  AT THE RISK OF SOUNDING PRESUMPTUOUS, WE MAY BE THE ONLY COUNTERFORCE AGAINST THE POWERS OF “B”.

gonzedo

June 30, 2011 at 9:33 PM Comments (0)

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