Major Nidal Hasan, the Killer Shrink of Fort Hood, is having trouble finding a bank that will accept his money. Or, rather, the Army is having trouble — it is attempting to deposit his pay on his behalf. Maj. Hasan, although in custody pending a possible court martial, is still receiving his pay — about $6,000 a month — as required by law. But no bank in the Ft. Hood area is willing to open an account for him.
In other news, polio has been wiped out in East Africa, but cases have now appeared in Russia. The disease apparently spread there from Tajikistan.
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