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Today in the USA...

From: andrew cooke <andrew@...>

Date: Thu, 22 Sep 2011 13:34:11 -0300

NASA's prediction for the re-entry of the UARS (satellite) was:

  "will not be passing over North America during that time period.  It is 
   still too early to predict the time and location of re-entry with any 
   more certainty"

because estimations that involve the USA magically make the maths work, but
all other countries are more complicated.

http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/uars/index.html


The Mosque "at ground zero" opens

http://english.aljazeera.net/news/americas/2011/09/2011922112830399319.html


FOX runs this political ad (not clear what the running date is, but I saw it
today).

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=umTITWQuXwY


The USA indicates that it will veto the Palestinian state proposal at the UN:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-14997936


A man over whom there is significant doubt of culpability is executed in
Georgia.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-15013860


Andrew

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