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    January 2008 News

    Posted by delta on 31st January 2008

    01-02-08 eWeek – Cell Phone Users Tie Up Traffic

    01-02-08 National Geographic – Arctic Warming Faster Above Ground Level

    01-02-08 NY Times – Oil Hits $100 A Barrel For The First Time

    01-02-08 OC Register – Teaching Dispute Leads To Parent Picketing, Student Walkout

    01-02-08 SF Gate – California To Sue EPA Over Greenhouse Gas Regulations

    01-03-08 SF Gate – Rivalry Over Wireless High-Def TVs

    01-04-08 Wired – Scientists Use Sunlight To Make Fuel From CO2

    01-08-08 SF Gate – Baltimore Sues Wells Fargo, Accused Of Creating Subprime Crisis

    01-09-08 SF Gate – Who Is Likeliest To Get Audited

    01-10-08 LA Times – Airwave Auction May Miss Targets

    01-10-08 SF Gate – Countrywide Home Loan Delinquencies Rise
    01-10-08 SF Gate – Recession Fears, Rising Oil Prices Send Markets Into Tailspin
    01-10-08 Wired – Steal This Wi-Fi
    01-11-08 CNN – New Rules On Licenses Pit States Against Feds
    01-11-08 LA Times – B of A Is In Talks To Buy Giant Lender
    01-11-08 SF Gate – B of A Reportedly In Talks To Buy Countrywide
    01-11-08 SF Gate – Citi, Merrill On Hunt For More Capital
    01-11-08 SF Gate – Fed Ready To Cut Interest Rates Again
    01-11-08 SF Gate – Housing Slump, Credit Woes Were Death Knell For Countrywide
    01-11-08 SF Gate – Insurers Rip Off Consumers
    01-11-08 SF Gate – Unpatched Software Flaws Put PCs At Risk
    01-13-08 SF Gate – Odds Are Growing For Economic Recession
    01-13-08 USA Today – Childhood Obesity A Lifetime Of Danger
    01-13-08 USA Today – FBI Housing Scams More Than Double
    01-14-08 National Geographic – Antarctica Ice Loss Faster Than Ten Years Ago
    01-14-08 National Geographic – Northeast US Winters Warming Faster Than Other Seasons
    01-14-08 SF Gate – Bidders Set For Airwaves Auction
    01-14-08 SF Gate – Oil Price Above $94 A Barrel In Asia
    01-15-08 CNN – FDA OKs Meat, Milk From Most Cloned Animals
    01-15-08 CNN – US Baby Boomlet Bucks World Trend
    01-15-08 USA Today – 2007 Was The Warmest On Record For Earth’s Land Areas
    01-16-08 SF Gate – Citigroup Posts $10 Billion Loss
    01-17-08 SF Gate – Americans Pay For Housing Boom’s Excess
    01-17-08 SF Gate – Home Construction Plunged In 2007
    01-17-08 SF Gate – New Cyber-Security Rules For Power Cos
    01-17-08 SF Gate – Wells Fargo’s Profit Slips To 6-Year Quarterly Low
    01-18-08 Wired – The 33 Things That Make Us Crazy
    01-20-08 NY Times – Timber Thieves Strike At Heart Of Lands Held Dear
    01-21-08 SF Gate – Is A Recession On The Way
    01-22-08 LA Times – Stocks Plunge Worldwide
    01-22-08 NY Times – World Markets Plunge On Fears Of US Slowdown
    01-23-08 CNN – Biofuels May Threaten Environment
    01-23-08 National Geographic – Acoustic “Invisibility” Cloaks Possible
    01-23-08 National Geographic – Most Captive-Born Predators Die If Released
    01-23-08 USA Today – Diabetes Costs USA More Than Wars, Disasters
    01-23-08 USA Today – National Parks Robbed Of Heritage
    01-24-08 SF Gate – FCC Broadband Spectrum Auction Starts Today
    01-25-08 CNN – Researchers Study Coral Threats
    01-25-08 LA Times – Big Loans Could Get Cheaper
    01-25-08 Technology Review – How To Build A Bionic Eye
    01-28-08 CNN – Wall Street Jitters As Uncertainty Continues
    01-28-08 SF Gate – Firefox Rises From Ashes Of Abandoned Netscape
    01-30-08 eWeek – Clearwire Declares Progress On Sprint WiMax Deal
    01-30-08 NY Times – UBS Takes A $14 Billion Write-Off
    01-30-08 SF Gate – Climate Change May Cost $20 Trillion
    01-30-08 SF Gate – Sprint To Continue IDEN Network
    01-30-08 USA Today – Warming Atlantic Worsens Hurricanes
    01-31-08 CNN – Internet Failure Hits Two Continents
    01-31-08 National Geographic – Warming May Cause Crop Failures
    01-31-08 SF Gate – Beware Of Rebate Scams That Seek Personal Data
    01-31-08 Technology Review – Cheap Hydrogen
    01-31-08 Technology Review – The Rise Of Systemic Financial Risk
    01-31-08 Wired – Climate Change Escalating Severe Western Water Crisis

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    Doug Varone @ MACC

    Posted by delta on 24th January 2008

    Spent two days on it and still have no idea…


    Work is work man – I’m not an art critic…

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    Shanghai Circus @ MACC

    Posted by delta on 23rd January 2008

    This is just a repeat from last year as far as what I did – but their whole crew changed (everyone, even the talent)…

    Just finished striking it and turning the lighting around for todays setup…

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    Willie K @ Grand Wailea

    Posted by delta on 20th January 2008

    Did this one last night – it’s strange for me to see Willie playing without Erick nowadays, but it was a nice change…

    Good show, of course…

    Tonight there was just a small gig back outside at the Grand, just got done striking it…

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    Orthopedics Today @ Westin

    Posted by delta on 16th January 2008

    This one ran for the last 4 days – just talking heads…

    I had a change of pace and ran audio on this one…

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