By Quinn Nowlan – 11/18/13 Super typhoon Haiyan furiously lashed out at the Philippines just eleven days ago, claiming the lives of more than 4,000 people, damaged over 500,000 homes, and displaced or affected millions. And interestingly enough typhoon Haiyan was perhaps the largest recorded typhoon in history. At first, my thoughts were that this
By Quinn Nowlan – 2/13/13 Pope Benedict XVI officially resigned his papacy today, February 28th, 2013 @ 2:00 PM EST. At this point in time, the Roman Catholic Church does not have a pope but there is an acting pope, technically speaking that is. Before I get into that though, let’s talk about who “Peter
by Quinn Nowlan – 5/25/10 Today, May 25th, 2010, just days before the 2nd harmonic convergence, the world markets took a huge blow. Markets all reported major drops of 2 – 20%. The DOW Jones Industrial Average sank below 10,000 points to 9,859 points. The markets tumbled world-wide, affecting every major economy in the world.
by Quinn Nowlan – 1/18/10 On Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 4:53 PM Haiti time, magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck 15 miles West-Southwest of the Haitian capital of Port-Au-Prince, at a depth of 8.1 miles, +- 2.1 miles (1). The quake lasted approximately 30 – 40 seconds. Because of the fairly shallow depth of the quake,