On March 27, 1964 at 5:36 p.m. an earthquake of the magnitude of 9.2 was recorded in
Alaska is the largest state of the whole of U.S. It was bought from the Russians on March 30th, 1867, and represented one of the all time best buys given the discovery of gold in 1872 and later oil. One should never sell the family silver.
The most important gold town of
The most impressive modern day engineering achievement has to be the Oil Pipeline:
“The 800-mile-long Trans
On March 24, 1989 the Exxon Valdez got into trouble in
In the meantime there is a different kind of earthquake in
March 6, 2008, Anchorage Daily News:
State claims drug maker hid data
“Drug maker Eli Lilly knew from the start that its schizophrenia drug Zyprexa was linked to health problems in patients but hid that information because it wanted a big moneymaker, a lawyer for the state told jurors in
Zyprexa is the trade name of Olanzapine.
In The Cockroach Catcher, Dr Am Ang Zhang inherited a patient who had been put on Olanzapine:
“ The biggest girl was asking for her third helping. She could not help it. It was the Olanzapine she was on. Now she looked nothing like the slim girl she once was, having put on as much as her original body weight.
But her symptoms had disappeared.
She needed three helpings of cereals and six slices of toast complete with thick layers of jam and butter – butter that was from the EEC and only for hospital use by patients, all part of the huge mountain that even the might of the Vatican could not consume.”