Barclays CEO Bob Diamond quits in wake of scandal

http://twitter.com/#!/RichardHesketh1/status/220140270828789760 Barclays Chief Executive Officer Bob Diamond resigned Tuesday, after the bank had recently come under fire for rigging interbank borrowing rates between 2005 and 2009. The London-based bank was fined $453 million last week. Britain’s Serious Fraud Office is still contemplating whether or not it should pursue criminal charges. The people of Twitter took […]

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Donald Trump pledges charitable donation if Obama releases records, conservatives respond with #ObamasFavoriteCharity

http://twitter.com/#!/Boardpecking/status/261142428336140288 Never let anyone accuse Donald Trump of not putting his money where his mouth is. Earlier today, he offered to donate $5 million to Barack Obama’s charity of choice if the president agrees to release his college and passport records. The Donald’s pledge inspired Twitterers to suggest some potential recipients for his donation. I […]

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Bulandshahr gang rape: Mayawati seeks Akhilesh’s resignation

Bulandshahr gang rape: Mayawati seeks Akhilesh’s resignation

Opposition parties on Monday demanded the resignation of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav over the gang-rape of a Noida-based mother and daughter near Bulandshahr and also asked him to own Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/bulandshahr-gang-rape-opposition-seeks-akhileshs-resignation/article8927621.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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Comedian Norm Macdonald attacked by atheists, deletes tweets

Comedian Norm Macdonald attacked by atheists, deletes tweets

http://twitter.com/#!/Shan1419/status/313533386029400064 Sadly, it does appear that comedian Norm Macdonald deleted his tweets. As Twitchy reported, Mr. Macdonald tweeted last night about religion, tolerance, and respect for people of faith. He was attacked by atheists, natch. norm macdonald’s feed was really odd last night. atheists were attacking him for saying he believes in god and the scriptures… […]

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