Tuesday, December 29, 2009

Short Takes

President Obama addressed the press yesterday about the undie bomber and the violent protests in Iran.

China executed a Briton on drug charges despite protests from London that he was mentally ill.

Okinawa is becoming a battleground again for US/Japan relations.

North Korea has detained an American whom they say entered the country illegally.

The Department of Homeland Security has been trying to strengthen the aviation security network since 2001 despite GOP attempts to cut funding.

The TSA has been without a leader for almost a year; Sen. Jim DeMint (R-SC) has put a hold on the appointment because of his fear of union labor.

Somali pirates are still at it.

Miami and South Florida will get a taste of cool weather for the new year.