In The News: In true seat-of-the-pants live radio style, Ralph Anybody, KPIG DJ, knocks the phone off the hook during the commentary for some interesting, but not obnoxious FX, from 1:30 - 2:14 minutes.
Northern California On Fire. Details.
The Saudis host a meeting of 36 nations in Jeddah and claim they will increase oil output. More.
Meanwhile, Hugo Chavez cuts a deal with China to ship 25% of their oil output, formerly supplied to the US, to the Chinese. Venezuela will most likely also receive shiny new refineries.
In Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe wins the runoff elections by fiat. The opposition says they will have too many dead voters if their candidate participates.
George Carlin, of "7 dirty words" fame is 71 years old.
No one reads anymore... Cody's Books, bookstore to the Beats and Hippies in Berkeley since the 60s, is closing.
[After the Commentary, a little "Welfare Music", courtesy of the Bottle Rockets and KPIG radio Freedom California Earth. Listen link below.]
"All The News You Never Knew You Needed To Know ...Until Now."
Travus T. Hipp - Cabale News Service
Recorded by The Buffalo In Da' Midst @ My Buffalo River Home
Courtesy of Cabale New Service and KPIG Radio, Freedom California