WHY THE 2016 ELECTION POLLS MAY BE WRONG

The business of the polling industry is very strong these days, with polls flying around each day. While the trend appears to be a Clinton lead at this time, some sampling errors in 2012 should serve as a lesson for the polling industry. In 2012, compared to the average of polls and the actual results […]

Aug 14, 2016 / No Comments / Read More

WORLD’S HELIUM SUPPLY NEARS DEPLETION

Helium, that strange lighter than air gas used in party balloons may be completely depleted from the Earth within 20 years. But, far from party balloon use, helium is critical in medical use in MRI units, which account for about a quarter of the gases use, in addition to NASA rockets, LCD display screen manufacturing […]

Aug 13, 2016 / No Comments / Read More

THOMAS GIBSON FIRED FROM CRIMINAL MINDS AFTER ALTERCATION

Popular CRIMINAL MINDS actor Thomas Gibson was fired as a result of an on-set altercation two weeks ago, where he was directing and starring in an episode and a creative differences argument broke out between Gibson and a producer. The argument escalated where Gibson kicked the producer in the shin. Reportedly, Gibson was involved in […]

Aug 13, 2016 / No Comments / Read More

THE STRANGE MATH OF CAMPAIGN ADVERTISING 2016

Advertising agencies will be the big winners of the 2016 election with advertising orders at their fastest paces ever recorded. But, some strange trends are developing in spending so far. While the official Clinton Campaign as well as independent pro-Clinton elements are spending on TV advertising at expected furious rates, the official Trump Campaign has […]

Aug 11, 2016 / No Comments / Read More

TRUMP TOWER CLIMBER LEAVES BIZARRE VIDEO ON YOUTUBE

A young man who appears to identify himself as “Leven Thumps” a mythical character, posted a bizarre video on YouTube a day before an even more bizarre stunt to scale the Trump Tower to deliver some claimed information to the Trump Campaign, which is headquartered in the building. Police special operations officers trained for dangerous […]

Aug 10, 2016 / No Comments / Read More

POLICE FOIL POSSIBLE ARMED BUREAU ATTACK PLOT

Portland Police need to be commended for foiling what appeared to be a possible major threat of some heavy armed attack on one of their community bureau offices by a 39 year old man who had been videotaping shifts of officers and using his van loaded with a giant cache of weapons to observe security […]

Aug 10, 2016 / No Comments / Read More

MILEY CYRUS OUTRAGEOUS NUDE PHOTO SHOOT

Miley Cryus always seems able to top her last bit of outrageousness, and a photo feature she did for the controversial art magazine CANDY, features a bizarre and not very glamorous photo shoot for a slightly dirty looking Miley. Not sure why she is posed in a jock strap or strap-on. But, then again not […]

Aug 08, 2016 / No Comments / Read More

THE 1960 EDSEL COMET

By November 1959, executives at Ford, including President Robert McNamara were disgusted that the Edsel project which had been proposed since 1948 had swallowed up over $250 million dollars of the company’s finances and had decided to end the Edsel car line which only sold a little over 4,800 cars between September to November 1959. […]

Aug 02, 2016 / No Comments / Read More

THE INCREDIBLE 1950’S MUNTZ JET AUTOMOBILES

Electronics promoter, Earl William “Madman” Muntz was one of greatest business legends ever, eventually producing the first black and white TVs to sell for less than $100. He was also a pioneer in some audio equipment as well in his later years, where the Muntz 4 track tapes were the pioneering technology before the 8 […]

Jul 26, 2016 / No Comments / Read More

KIRK DOUGLAS TURNS 100 IN DECEMBER

Durable acting legend Kirk Douglas has survived a serious stroke and other health issues where he is in good health these days and will celebrating his 100th birthday in December. He survived a 1991 helicopter crash and his serious 1996 stroke, and has been married for 60 years to his second wife, Anne, whom he […]

Jul 25, 2016 / No Comments / Read More

AMERICAN BECOMES EDITOR OF JERUSALEM POST

A few weeks ago, American-born Yaakov Katz became the new editor of the respected JERUSALEM POST. The 36 year old is an expert on military analysis and has served as an advisor to the government in the fields of economics and education matters. Very important to him is journalistic independence, honesty and integrity. He lamented […]

Jul 23, 2016 / No Comments / Read More

THE END OF CHRYSLER AUTOMOBILES?

For the time being Chrysler has no plans to stop selling passenger automobiles. But, compared to the sales of light trucks at Chrysler, their automobile sales are just plain terrible. For June 2016, Chrysler passenger car sales were down 39.6% from a year ago June to just 26,550 units. Even worse, imported Fiat car sales […]

Jul 21, 2016 / No Comments / Read More