Newsgeist: 1/31/11

The spirit of the news

Newsgeist: 1/31/11

The Monday morning Newsgeist will fill you in on the Egyptian upheaval, the Wikileaks book, and 2012 campaign fund-raising. Read more for the whole scoop.

-A huge group of conservative donors are gathered in California to plan their GOP spending for the 2012 Election.

-A climber fell 1,000 feet off a Scottish mountain and lived.

-The demonstrations and political unrest in Egypt is becoming more serious by the hour.

-The Longhorns men's basketball team should be moving up in the national rankings, especially with a win against rival Texas A&M tonight at 8.

-The Wikileaks saga is now documented in book form.

-In relation to a past Newsgeist link (see 1/26/11), a local business is looking towards the Super Bowl as a money-making opportunity.

-And finally, the Super Bowl is helping out some Ft. Worth residents in a different way.

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