260 GG Contractions
Did the Coen brothers get it right in True Grit?
Egypt Protests in front of White House
As protests swarm Egypt, Egyptians abroad are proclaiming solidarity with the anti-government sentiment. In front of the White House in Washington, some 200 people gathered to call upon President Barack Obama to support the plight of the Egyptian people. However, many foreign policy experts have noted that Mubarak is a critical Middle East ally of the United States. Currently, civil unrest pervades Egypt. The masses are demanding an overthrow of Mubarak's 30-year reign.
Sales slip at John Lewis
British department store chain John Lewis suffers a decline in sales last week, adding to evidence that an increase in sales tax has further weakened already fragile UK consumer spending.