- Planet Erstwild - 29121123 - Inside the Headlines

At 4pm, we go "Inside the Headlines" with Newsvandal JP Sottile for a look at the latest news haps from around the globe. Click "Read more" below for a complete listing of this week's headlines.

1. Are You A Tryptophan?
Thanksgiving Guilt Trip: How Warlike Were Native Americans Before Europeans Arrived?
http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/cross-check/2012/11/21/thanksgiving-guilt-trip-how-warlike-were-native-americans-before-europeans-arrived/
 
Complaints About Turkey Attacks On The Rise In Brookline
http://boston.cbslocal.com/2012/11/21/turkey-complaints-on-the-rise-in-brookline/
 
Why Thanksgiving turkeys keep getting fatter and fatter
http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2012/11/21/why-thanksgiving-turkeys-keep-getting-fatter-and-fatter/
 
What Does a $225 Turkey Taste Like?
http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2012-11-21/this-turkey-costs-225
 
A Guerrilla Campaign To Correctly Label Food Contents
http://www.labelityourself.com/
 
On Pilgrims and Zionists: Why I’m thankful America didn’t turn out like Israel
http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2012/11/21/on_pilgrims_and_zionists
 
2. The Economy Doesn't Suck, It Just Sucks For You
No, Obama Isn’t About to Crack Down on Wall Street
http://www.propublica.org/thetrade/item/no-obama-isnt-about-to-crack-down-on-wall-street
 
U.S. housing starts hit four-year high, led by 17% housing surge in west
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-11-20/housing-starts-in-u-s-unexpectedly-increase-to-four-year-high.html
 
U.S. banks earning record profits on home loans are hiring thousands to catch up with demand
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-11-20/banks-hiring-for-home-loans-as-u-s-rebounds-mortgages.html
 
The Next Housing Bailout? Big Trouble Brewing at the FHA
http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2012/11/the-next-housing-bailout-big-trouble-brewing-at-the-fha/265359/
 
People Are Still Losing Homes Under the Robo-Signing Deal
http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2012-11-19/how-the-national-mortgage-settlement-falls-short
 
Payday Loans: A Pound of Flesh — Fees May Apply
http://www.texasobserver.org/payday-loans-a-pound-of-flesh-fees-may-apply/
 
Depression Hits Jobless in UK, U.S. More Than in Germany
http://www.gallup.com/poll/158879/depression-hits-jobless-germany.aspx
 
Weep for the Beleaguered Rich
http://gawker.com/5962108/weep-for-the-beleaguered-rich

3. Pharmapillooza
How Drug Company Money is Undermining Science
http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=how-drug-company-money-undermining-science
 
Younger Students More Likely to Get A.D.H.D. Drugs
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/11/20/younger-students-more-likely-to-get-a-d-h-d-drugs/
 
Adults With ADHD Commit Fewer Crimes When Medicated
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-11-21/adults-with-adhd-commit-fewer-crimes-when-medicated.html
 
Transitioning troops don't always get prompt pain and psych meds
http://www.stripes.com/news/gao-troops-transitioning-out-not-always-getting-prompt-pain-and-psychiatric-meds-1.197646
 
FedEx, UPS Investigated for Online Drug Shipments
http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/fedex-ups-investigated-online-drug-shipments-17735914#.UKpYllK5LjJ

THIS WEEK IN GOOD NEWS!
Pentagon overseas propaganda plan stirs controversy
http://www.stripes.com/news/us/pentagon-overseas-propaganda-plan-stirs-controversy-1.197779
 
Mountain gorilla population rises in Uganda, giving hope for endangered species
http://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/uganda-mountain-gorilla-population-rises-article-1.1204975
 
For-Profits Losing to Better-Rated, Cheaper State Schools
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-11-20/for-profits-losing-to-better-rated-cheaper-state-schools.html

ODDS & ENDS:
Water Industry Outlook: 'The Time Is Ripe' for Water Privatization
http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2012/11/19-3
 
FCC Prepares to Open Top 20 Media Markets to Cross-Ownership of TV, Newspapers and Radio
http://www.allgov.com/news/controversies/fcc-prepares-to-open-top-20-media-markets-to-cross-ownership-of-tv-newspapers-and-radio-121121?news=846260
 
Osama bin Laden: Navy Emails Reveal No Sailors Witnessed Secret Burial At Sea
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/al-qaeda/9694952/Osama-bin-Laden-US-Navy-emails-reveal-no-sailors-witnessed-secret-burial-at-sea.html
 
Study spotlights high breast cancer risk for plastics workers
http://www.publicintegrity.org/2012/11/19/11806/study-spotlights-high-breast-cancer-risk-plastics-workers
 
"Did Jesus Die For Klingons, Too?" and Other Pentagon Projects
http://www.motherjones.com/mojo/2012/11/did-jesus-die-klingons-too-and-other-pentagon-projects
 
China’s drones eyed by Asian, African, Russian buyers
http://www.smartplanet.com/blog/bulletin/chinas-drones-eyed-by-asian-african-russian-buyers/5829
 
Animal rights activists say hunters have shot their drone out of the sky four times
http://www.suasnews.com/2012/11/19719/activists-drone-shot-out-of-the-sky-for-fourth-time/
 
Grasshoppers Adapt Their Love Songs to Overcome Roadside Noise
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/20/science/grasshoppers-adapt-their-love-songs-to-overcome-roadside-noise.html
 
Wife of U.S. general says infidelity a toll of wars
http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/11/20/us-usa-crime-army-idUSBRE8AJ00E20121120
 
Anthony Hopkins doesn’t want your stupid Oscar anyway
http://www.deathandtaxesmag.com/191292/anthony-hopkins-doesnt-want-your-stupid-oscar-anyway/
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