Daily Archives: February 7, 2011

Americans Show Democratic Sympathies Toward Protesters in Egypt

Americans View Political Changes Good for Egypt and the US ANALYSIS by Glynn Wilson The vast majority of Americans support the Egyptian protesters calling for a change in leadership there, with 82 percent reporting sympathy with the vocal opposition and 42 percent who say they are “very sympathetic.” Only 11 percent stand unsympathetic, according to…

Nominations Now Being Accepted for Smokey Bear Awards

The nomination process for the prestigious Smokey Bear Awards is now open but the deadline for entries is Feb. 17, according to the U.S. Forest Service. “In the world of wildfire prevention there is no greater honor than to receive the national Smokey Bear Award,” the service says in a press release announcing the award…