What We’re Reading July 1, 2013

It’s summertime and if you live out West it’s officially stinking hot. High temps in some western cities are breaking records, and it’s probably not the best time to venture outside.

If you can’t go outside, the best thing to do is to stay inside and surf the World Wide Web.

However, if you know anything about the web – you know that it’s a massive entity built to waste your time.

take our poll - story continues below

Who should replace Nikki Haley as our ambassador to the U.N.?

  • Who should replace Nikki Haley as our ambassador to the U.N.?  

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Completing this poll grants you access to Eagle Rising updates free of charge. You may opt out at anytime. You also agree to this site's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Your time is valuable, so instead of searching for the good stuff on your own, let us help. Here’s what we’re reading on July 1, 2013.

19 heroic firefighters died fighting a 6,000-acre wildfire that is still raging.

The newest Supreme Court rulings could be among the worst ever ruled on, here’s why.

The Euro zone is in economic crisis. Inflation is up, and joblessness has hit record highs.

Yes, it is very hot out west… but it’s about to get even hotter. Sin City is in for some toasty temperatures too.

Another day, another Christian killed by rebel groups loyal to al-Qaeda in Syria. We cannot be serious about helping these people take over… can we?

The lower courts are following the Supreme Courts lead.

rolling stones so this is 70

And so it begins… in Florida a gay “married” man has been approved for a green card thanks to his marital status.

Um. What is wrong with people? Russian teenagers were recently arrested – the charges were “decapitating a homeless man and using his head as a football”. Yikes. FYI, if you’re American a “football” is actually a soccer ball.

Lastly, the UK Daily Mail described a recent Rolling Stones concert as “Glastonbury’s Night of the Living Dead“. Awesome.

 

 

The views expressed in this opinion article are solely those of their author and are not necessarily either shared or endorsed by EagleRising.com


About the author

eaglerising

Join the conversation!

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, vulgarity, profanity, all caps, or discourteous behavior. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain a courteous and useful public environment where we can engage in reasonable discourse.

Send this to a friend