Why? Who knows what really goes on behind closed doors? Petraeus now in command of Afghanistan.
Sunspot activity down confounding scientists. All this crap mankind is going through could be a moot point if the sun did something really violent. Most people don't think to much of it since it has been around for eons? I would bet there is evidence here on earth that it has really sent out a blast or two. Just statistically speaking we don't really know too much about the space around us or our own sun.
Oil washes up in Pensacola; big youch, The President did it..