STATISTIC OF THE DAY
According to the Illinois State Department of Transportation, deer-vehicle accidents, which have averaged about 24,000 a year in Illinois for much of the past decade and Cook County tops the state, averaging nearly 1,000 crashes a year. Watch out for those Deer on the way through the woods to Grandma’s House!
OPT-OUT DAY APPEARS TO BE A BUST
Reports from O’Hare International Airport and other International Airports across the USA indicate that loosely organized protests over the use of body scanners that threatened to delay travelers over the holiday weekend has so far failed to materialize. Weather seems to be doing a better job of delaying Thanksgiving Holiday Travelers, than the TSA. Travelers seem to be putting up with the body scans, rather then delaying themselves.
ADMINISTRATION WARNS CONGRESS PENDING WIKILEAKS RELEASE WILL DAMAGE FOREIGN RELATIONS
The Obama administration said Wednesday it has alerted Congress and begun notifying foreign governments that the WikiLeaks website is preparing to release sensitive U.S. diplomatic files that could damage U.S. relations with friends and allies across the globe. Like the Obama Administration hasn’t done a good enough job doing that already?