Gongol.com Archives: July 2005
Brian Gongol

Business and Finance (7.10.2005)
Good Time to Be a CEO in the Pacific Northwest
Big bonuses, high salaries

Socialism Doesn't Work (7.10.2005)
Chinese Government-Owned Company to Drill for Oil and Gas in Colorado
Related: Utah company trying to pull oil from rocks -- oil shale conversion

News (7.10.2005)
Cleveland Wants Strong Anti-Panhandling Law
Like a "volunteer" border patrol, will it only push the problem elsewhere instead of resolving it?

We All Need a Little Humor (7.10.2005)
Paula Jones to Visit Clinton Library "Like the Faithful Taxpayer That She Is"
Probably wearing a t-shirt from Golden Palace

Iowa (7.10.2005)
How to Get Rich: Run an "Anti-Drug" Program
Iowa man made $387,720 in 2004 from his program. Half the program's money comes from state and federal grants.

Threats to Western Civilization (7.10.2005)
UK Government Report Says Islamic Fascist Groups Recruiting Engineers, Computer Experts
"[A] significant number come from liberal, non-religious Muslim backgrounds or (are) only converted to Islam in adulthood. These converts include white British nationals and those of West Indian extraction."

Socialism Doesn't Work (7.10.2005)
South Korea Takes a Step Toward Socialism with Government-Selected "Company Towns"
Government meddling in economic development

Science and Technology (7.10.2005)
UK Police Want Public's Photos of Terror Attacks
Proliferation of cell phone and digital cameras could help Scotland Yard investigation

The United States of America (7.10.2005)
Indian Groups Want Volunteer "Border Patrols" to Leave
Indian leader: "Once again, non-Indians are pushing to control Indian lands to hunt for undocumented Mexican border crossers."

Threats to Western Civilization (7.10.2005)
20,000 Evacuated from Birmingham, England Over Bomb Threat

The United States of America (7.10.2005)
Think Americans Are Rude? This Guy Doesn't Think So

Business and Finance (7.10.2005)
Iran Pleased with "Solid Growth" in Auto Exports
Trying to hit 1.1 million vehicles this year

Threats to Western Civilization (7.10.2005)
Radical Fundamentalism of Any Stripe is a Threat
Some British Muslims are pleased with the Underground attacks: "We don't need to fight. We are taking over! We are here to bring civilization to the West. England does not belong to the English people, it belongs to God." Ever more reason to favor secular, commercial cultures. People who like the government taking a role in their private lives when they're in the cultural majority ought to think about the consequences in case that majority erodes. About 10% of London's population is Muslim. Related: Turkey's (Islamic) Religious Affairs Directorate says the London killers "will receive the punishment they deserve before the justice of Allah".