In our Daily Threat Assessment slideshow, we bring you striking, shocking, funny, sad or just plain weird news stories. Some are good news ("with us"); others, not so much ("against us"). In today's installment:
• Big Coal teaching school kids about the glories of ... coal
• Those great oil dispersants made the Gulf oil spill worse
• Hookah lounges are under seige
• Bumbling Al Qaeda plotters target the wrong U.S. company
• Bad-ass Nepali-British soldier fights of 30 Taliban attackers – by himself
• Massive medical marijuana superstore opens in Arizona
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