- Inside the Headlines - 20141121

New format. Same dudes.

INSIDE THE HEADLINES with Newsvandal JP Sottile and James Moore.

It's underwater sparklers and quirky perks time in newsville.The men from UNKLE are upping the ante and you're warmly invited to glisten in!

THE WEEK THAT WAS
>>Obama's Executive Decision-making
Is Barack Obama the New Jimmy Carter?
http://nationalinterest.org/feature/barack-obama-the-new-jimmy-carter-11702

>>NSA Roadblocked
Rand Paul Beats Ted Cruz, Saves NSA From ‘Reform’
http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2014/11/18/rand-paul-beats-ted-cruz-saves-nsa-from-reform.html

>>School of the Americas Vigil
Clear voices, silenced: Remembering the murder of six Jesuits
http://ncronline.org/news/global/clear-voices-silenced-remembering-murder-six-jesuits

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ITH DEEP-DIVE: Corruption Doesn't Suck. It Just Sucks For You.
Americans of All Stripes Agree: The System Is Stacked Against Them
http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2014/11/20/early-hit-americans-of-all-stripes-agree-the-system-is-stacked-against-them/

The Latest Scandal: Goldman, Fed Employees Busted For Illegally Sharing Confidential Information
http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-11-20/latest-scandal-goldman-ny-fed-employees-busted-colluding-illegally-sharing-confident

JPMorgan Power Market Influence Targeted in Senate Report
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-11-19/senate-report-reveals-fed-frustration-over-jpmorgan-power-plants.html

Crowdsourcing Comes to the Booming World of 'Litigation Finance'
http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-11-20/lexshares-crowdsourcing-comes-to-the-litigation-finance-world

“An ongoing criminal enterprise”: Why America’s housing disaster is back and wreaking terror
http://www.salon.com/2014/11/18/an_ongoing_criminal_enterprise_why_americas_housing_disaster_is_back_and_wreaking_terror/

It's the 'golden era of white-collar crime'
http://money.cnn.com/2014/11/17/investing/fraud-wall-street-crazy-eddie/index.html

The ultra wealthy get $2 trillion wealthier
http://money.cnn.com/2014/11/19/luxury/ultra-wealthy-got-wealthier/index.html

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THIS WEEK IN GOOD NEWS!
Google Unveils Massive Campaign To Fight Illegal Fishing
https://www.thedodo.com/google-illegal-fishing-track-819114668.html

Rabbits and Mice Finally Get Their Capitol Hill Champion
http://www.vocativ.com/culture/society/animal-testing-ban/

How Yao Ming is 'Saving Africa's Giants'
http://www.mnn.com/earth-matters/animals/stories/how-yao-ming-is-saving-africas-giants

ODDS & ENDS

The Military-Industrial Candidate
http://www.theamericanconservative.com/articles/the-military-industrial-candidate/
 
Nuclear Contractor Used Taxpayer Dollars to Lobby for Taxpayer Dollars
http://www.pogo.org/blog/2014/11/20141114-nuclear-contractor-used-taxpayer-dollars-to-lobby-for-taxpayer-dollars.html

SIGAR: Pentagon's Economic Development in Afghanistan 'Accomplished Nothing'
http://www.defensenews.com/article/20141118/DEFREG03/311180053/SIGAR-Pentagon-s-Economic-Development-Afghanistan-Accomplished-Nothing-

The FBI Is Very Excited About This Machine That Can Scan Your DNA in 90 Minutes
http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2014/11/rapid-dna-profiles-database-fbi-police

Israeli high-tech companies helping Central Asian regimes spy on citizens, report says
http://www.haaretz.com/news/features/.premium-1.627524

American Pigs Are Too Fat for Holiday Ham
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-11-20/american-pigs-are-too-fat-for-holiday-ham.html

Sushi Edging Pacific Bluefin Tuna Toward Extinction
http://news.discovery.com/animals/endangered-species/sushi-edging-pacific-bluefin-tuna-toward-extinction-141117.htm

Industrial pollution is turning lakes into ‘jelly’
http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/speaking-of-science/wp/2014/11/19/industrial-pollution-is-turning-lakes-into-jelly/

How a War-Shattered African Nation Gave Birth to a Heavy-Metal Scene
http://www.motherjones.com/media/2014/11/how-country-lost-war-gave-rise-metal-scene
 
Stevie Wonder is a straight-up national treasure
http://www.chicagoreader.com/Bleader/archives/2014/11/17/stevie-wonder-is-a-straight-up-national-treasure