One of my favorite pastimes is listening to Adam Curry and John C. Dvorak, who bill themselves as “media assassins”, on the No Agenda Show. On yesterday’s episode, number 580, John and Adam spent about 15 minutes (starting at about 1:44:00) discussing the absurd tales that are propagating around the web regarding USS Ronald Reagan sailors who were supposedly harmed by emissions and “fallout” from Fukushima and about explosions occurring deep underground the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power station that are supposedly being ignored by the press.
Adam recommended Hiroshima Syndrome as a good source of accurate information about the real situation regarding the clean-up activities at the site and for a truthful interpretation of the hyped story about health problems reported by a small portion of the 5,500 sailors that were on board the USS Ronald Reagan in the days immediately after the Great North East Japan earthquake and tsunami. (See Fukushima Commentary entry for Jan 3, 2014.)
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