- Planet Erstwild - 20111028 - "Inside the Headlines" w/ JP Sottile

Enjoy the regular 4pm feature "Inside the Headlines" with newsvandal JP Sottile, contributing editor of Reader Supported News. This week's topics include billions missing in Iraq, Fukushima disaster leads to hefty oil profits, Obama flush with Wall Street campaign money, Patriot Act turns 10, government can read your emails without warrant, Somalia heats up, unfantastic plastics, soy in eggs and chicken, orcas defended by PETA. Click on "Read more" for the aforementioned articles.]


This week's "Inside the Headlines" source articles:

NY Fed's $40 Billion Iraqi Money Trail Goes Coldhttp://www.cnbc.com/id/45031100

Wartime Contracting Panel Seals Records for Next 20 Years
http://www.allgov.com/Controversies/ViewNews/Wartime_Contracting_Panel_Seals_Records_for_Next_20_Years_111025

Feds Embrace Lying in Response to Public-Record Requests
http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2011/10/feds-embrace-foia-lying/

Fukushima nuclear disaster lifts Shell profit http://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/news/fukushima-nuclear-disaster-lifts-shell-profit-2376596.html

Exxon Third-Quarter Profit Tops $10 Billion
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-10-27/exxon-third-quarter-profit-exceeds-10-billion-on-surge-in-crude-oil-price.html

U.S. Gov’t Can Read Emails Without Warrant http://www.deathandtaxesmag.com/153525/electronic-communications-privacy-act-is-outdated-u-s-govt-can-read-emails-without-warrant/

Patriot Act Turns 10, With No Signs of Retirement http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2011/10/patriot-act-turns-ten/

New Somalia Attack Could Jeopardize U.S. Shadow War http://www.wired.com/dangerroom/2011/10/new-somalia-attack/
California Atty General to sue plastic bottle companies over 'biodegradable' claim http://www.mcclatchydc.com/2011/10/26/128326/california-attorney-general-to.html

BPA in pregnant women might affect kids' behavior http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_MED_BISPHENOL_CHILDRENS_BEHAVIOR?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2011-10-24-08-36-3

Obama still flush with cash from Wall Street http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/obama-has-more-cash-from-financial-sector-than-gop-hopefuls-combined-data-show/2011/10/18/gIQAX4rAyL_story.html

Soy Protein Found In Egg Yolks & Chicken Tissue http://healthfreedoms.org/2011/10/11/soy-protein-found-in-egg-yolks-chicken-tissue/