*In a stunning reversal, Barack Obama now says that he will fight to prevent the release of photographs documenting the horrific abuse of prisoners in Iraq and Afghanistan by the United States military.
*Is Barack Obama considering "indefinite detention" for Gitmo prisoners?
*According to the London Times, U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner will probably be attending this week’s Bilderberg Group conference.
*The number of confirmed swine flu cases in the state of Washington alone has jumped up to 236.
*The World Health Organization says that the number of confirmed cases of the swine flu worldwide is now more than 5,700.
*Some scientists are still insisting that the H1N1 virus will cause a global pandemic.
*The current economic downturn is seriously draining resources from Social Security and Medicare.
*46% of Americans between the ages of 18 and 34 consider themselves to have "no religion".
*As if things weren't bad enough, now scientists are trying to put vaccines in our food.
*The U.K. city of Canterbury is the subject of a complaint from homosexual rights activists for not having a gay bar.
*The Federal Reserve apparently cannot account for approximately $9 trillion in off-balance sheet transactions.
*One of the leaders of the "largest national lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender civil rights organization" is Obama's latest "faith-based" appointee.
*A Canadian researcher has been charged with trying to smuggle the Ebola virus across the Manitoba-North Dakota border.
*The city of Cleveland is ordering relatives of people buried in the city's 12 cemeteries to remove crosses from those graves.
*Lastly, U.S. President Barack Obama is warning Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu not to surprise him with an Israeli military strike against Iran.