Gongol.com Archives: June 2010
Brian Gongol

June 3, 2010

Business and Finance Oil spill problems cost BP on its bottom line
Its credit rating has been cut in the wake of the spill, and there's now speculation that the trouble could lead the company to merge with another oil company.

The United States of America A first-time voter in November's elections was born the same year the text message was invented
That's a scary thought

Science and Technology Turning cheap furniture into robots with personality

Iowa The wrong kind of endorsement
James Dobson has endorsed Bob Vander Plaats in the race for Republican nomination for governor of Iowa. Vander Plaats sounded like a reasonable person the first time he ran for governor. He sounded less reasonable the second time around. This, the third time, he's gone straight off the deep end. His rivals, Terry Branstad and Rod Roberts, are both considerably better-qualified.

Water News Imagine a food crisis affecting the entire population of Michigan

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