The Alyona Show: More Kill Teams go to Yemen
Growing support from the military and Obama to use elite hunter-killer teams in secrecy has resulted from the failed mail bombing attempts reportedly planned by militants in Yemen. FDD’s Dr. Walid Phares explained that the group in Yemen is made up of techies that are requiring the US to change their approach.
And, Nebraska man is facing charges after police say he "Waterboarded" his girlfriend because he suspected her of cheating. He used this torture technique that was reserved for terrorists which creates a sensation of drowning. The man now faces charges of domestic assault, false imprisonment, as well as making terrorist like threats in connection with the incident.
Also, David Broder, a columnist for the Washington Post, said Obama should spend much of 2011 and 2012 orchestrating a showdown with Iran. He called it just a little fear mongering in order to rally the nation, because "Iran is the greatest threat to the world in the young century.”
In other news, alcohol is now being called more harmful than heroin or crack! Researchers say the effects of alcohol cause greater harm to your body have higher economic costs and result in environmental damages. Jacob Sullum, a senior editor at Reason Magazine and Reason.com weighed in.
Then, Duke University student Karen Owen, the creator of the Duke PowerPoint F*ck List now has a history forum inspired by her leaked list of men. A letter went out to history majors at Duke inviting them to a forum to discuss "Historical Perspectives on Karen Owen's Sex List." “Texts From Last Night” co-founder Ben Bator said there needs to be more open conversations about sex.