Daily Archives: November 4, 2012

Leftover Links for November 4, 2012

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Finally, crayzee news has slowed a bit. Yeah, so, I’m not buying that this doesn’t look staged. A Bigfoot sighting in Provo Canyon? | FOX13Now.com – Salt Lake City, Utah. Oopsie, you’re in TROUUUUBLE! Therapist who told podcast listeners to shun their families reprimanded – The Globe and Mail. Science based medicine has the results…

The unspoken custom: If the mother dies, so must the baby

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This is from earlier this month but it’s a disturbing story about practical survival that we find difficult to imagine in modern society. Bad practices: Burying infant alive with their dead mothers – News VietNamNet. Infants are not only buried alive if their mothers unfortunately die during the labor process. Under the “dọ-tơm-amí” unsound customs,…

Fake medicines a serious issue in Vietnam

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Fake medicines threaten consumers – News VietNamNet. It was estimated that counterfeit medicine accounted for 10 per cent of the world pharmaceutical market, said Deputy Minister of Health Cao Minh Quang at a meeting on Monday in Ha Noi. The National Institute of Drug Quality Control discovered 31 counterfeit samples including 20 herbal remedies during…

The odds of destroying Geneva Switzerland by giant waves? Low.

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Tsunamis in the Alps?. Nearly 1,500 years ago a massive flood in Geneva reportedly swept away everything in its path—mills, houses, cattle, even entire churches. Now researchers believe they’ve found the unlikely sounding culprit: a tsunami-like killer wave in the Alps. The threat, they add, may still be very much alive. Spurred by a huge…

Anomaly research group wonders if the days of UFO sightings are over. Umm… (UPDATED: Not in U.S.)

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I admit, this article has me scratching my head. Maybe someone else can explain… UFO enthusiasts admit the truth may not be out there after all – Telegraph. [...] having failed to establish any evidence for the existence of extraterrestrial life, Britain’s UFO watchers are reaching the conclusion that the truth might not be out…