Parts of the US though have had terrible weather systems to contend with. A veritable plague of Tornadoes was reminiscent of the movie The Day after Tomorrow. In the mayhem at least 28 people have been killed and many have lost their homes, personal possessions and possibly livelihoods. Best wishes are sent to those facing the monumental task of clearing up and condolences to the bereaved. RIP
On the world stage Syria has continued to dominate. The situation has worsened again. The Red Cross attempted to gain access and supply aid. They were stopped. The reasons given were for their safety due to IEDs. UK journalist Paul Conroy was safely smuggled out of Syria after sustaining injuries. He has since told a terrible tale of destruction in Syria. Yet again people ask why is nothing more being done. It seems quite simply because we have to choose or fights carefully and more often strategically. And so the killing goes on.
In the UK news has broke that hundreds of British war graves in Libya have been desecrated and it is believed that this was motivated from the US actions in Afghanistan. The TNC have said they will find and punish those responsible. It seems that trying to win over the "hearts and minds" of people in the Middle Eastern region of the World has failed dismally.
The UK was saddened to hear of the suicide of PC Rathband blinded by killer Raul Moat. David Rathband had fought hard to overcome his disability but in the end it was his mental state of health which took its toll. suffering, many believe, from PTSD, Things obviously got too much for him,. He had fought hard to rebuild his life organising a charity and writing a book, RIP.
Google of course is a US creation. Perhaps Europe needs to look at providing a better alternative. Till then Internet users will find it hard to avoid using Google. The changes will also impact on blogger, gmail and Youtube.
Don't know what Super Tuesday is? Well if you are not an American that is understandable. The US 2012 election is not big news around the globe, not yet that is. When the election proper begins it will be a whole different ball game. Find out more here.
The latest predictions have Mitt Romney getting that ever bit closer to the nomination, but he is not quite home and dry yet. Till next week TTFN