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Friday, May 8, 2009

Movie Review: Star Trek (2009)

May 8, 2009

With the success of the X-Men movies and the Batman reboot, it was only a matter of time before the powers that be would revisit the Star Trek franchise.  With five TV series and ten movies, Star Trek was a definite niche money maker, but has seemed more like a spent force over the last half-decade.  Nonetheless, Paramount [...]

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Ominous Economic Signs

May 8, 2009

Two stories today paint a rather dire picture of the current economic situation.  First, jobless numbers were released today, showing the economy losing another 539,000 jobs in April.  Since Inauguration Day, the economy has lost 2,585,000 jobs, bringing the unemployment rate up to 8.9%, the highest in over 25 years.  The loss of private-sector jobs, [...]

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