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MissouriUSAJan. 04, 2013 - 12:40AM JST
I disagree-there seems to be a great degree of humane thought by withholding the execution date. Just like none of us really know when we'll die, the prisoner must try to live each day to the fullest and cheerish the moments he/she remaining.
Afterall-if given the choice would YOU want to know the day you'll die???!!
Posted in: Death row inmates want prior warning instead of being told on day of execution
MissouriUSADec. 31, 2011 - 12:30PM JST
Actually the science to electrokinetically remove radioactive isotopes has existed for a few decades. It's more a matter of scale that makes Toshiba's device interesting. Thru the pouring acid/base chemicals into collected/contained soil, electric anode rods help draw out the electrically charged 'radioactive' particles. Remove the radiation, remove and neutralize the electrolyte solution, and restore the soil. My mind cannot picture doing more than a drum or two of soil at a time, but it's very much possible. If anyone can do it, I have great faith in the science and mechanical prowess of Japanese engineers.
Posted in: Toshiba invents device it claims can decontaminate radioactive soil
MissouriUSAJul. 04, 2009 - 05:04AM JST
Ah yes, Taedong River Beer! It goes well with your typical NK meal of air. Thank you glorious people's leader for inventing beer!
Posted in: In a first, North Korea airs beer commercial on TV
MissouriUSAJul. 03, 2009 - 03:34AM JST
This is why I am not vacationing in Mexico this year. Desite the nice weather and fun activities, I will not risk this drug violence possibly affecting my family. We are going to San Diego instead.
Posted in: At least 14 bodies found in Mexico mass grave
MissouriUSAJun. 29, 2009 - 01:34AM JST
How about N Korea worrying about feeding their citizens....
Posted in: North Korea threatens to shoot down Japanese spy planes
MissouriUSAJun. 28, 2009 - 11:06PM JST
Nice idea; I wish a nice Japanese Hotel would ally with a nice hotel in Saint Louis, Missouri.
Posted in: Imperial Hotel hosts Hawaiian Fair
Mar. 06, 2015 - 05:02AM JST
In Toronto if you touch the street with your foot almost all the cars on the…
Posted in: 2 pedestrians killed after minivan hits car; driver arrested
Mar. 06, 2015 - 04:54AM JST
AGAIN!! Japanese mothers are starting to get crazy out here . . . . I hope…
Posted in: Woman arrested for attempting to kill her 13-year-old son
Mar. 06, 2015 - 04:10AM JST
A slap on the wrist would be too lenient, 9 months seems to harsh. How about…
Posted in: German vandals ordered jailed, caned in Singapore
Mar. 06, 2015 - 03:39AM JST
I hate Singapore with a passion they were offered the gift but chose to remain heathens…
Mar. 06, 2015 - 03:22AM JST
As a group I'd love to see the Korea-bashing Kool-Aid imbibers at JT think more critically…
Posted in: U.S. ambassador to S Korea slashed while giving lecture