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Archive for May 2010

Iconic Dragon Arch Collapse

Monday, May 31, 2010

Good thing there are lots of pictures of it. Here is what it looks like now. Before and after: The Natural Arch used to resemble a dragon feeding its young. Now it appears more like a crescent. (Don Davis, left, and, Las Vegas / May 30, 2010)

Celebrating Mediocrity, Again

Monday, May 31, 2010

Previous Story Here While watching HLN today they of course had a story on the Indy 500 and the winner Dario Franchitti. The surprising thing is the very next person that they mentioned is SIXTH PLACE driver Danica Patrick. People often take me wrong believing that I have something against her, I do not. I […]

Life for Life

Friday, May 28, 2010

This story and the chilling 911 tape challenges my beliefs. I have in the past taken issue with the death penalty stirring debate by proposing a thought. The thought; anyone who can kill a person with no threat to their own life must have a diminished mental capacity so how can we in good conscience […]

Gulf Oil Debacle

Friday, May 28, 2010

The news, pick any one of them ad nausium asks its viewers if they think that BP and or the government is doing enough. Everyone seems to have missed the point. It is not about whether or not BP and the government are doing enough but rather what was and was not done to prevent […]

Weird News

Monday, May 24, 2010

  Yankee stadium already does not allow you to have laptops, but now it does not allow you to have iPods. You will not get in if you have either of these items. This is baffling at best. People may ask why and what is the big deal. The big deal is a quote by […]

Close but NO Chicken Wing

Saturday, May 22, 2010

   One must ask; would you go to Cuba to buy and smoke a Haitian cigar? Would you go to Nepal to climb the mountain next to Mt. Everest? Would you go to Florida to go to Wally World or Disney World? Go to the province of Chamagne to buy and drink Sparkling Wine? NO, […]

Civil War Breaks Out in the US

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Vs. The people of Mexican heritage in California are threatening a boycott of Arizona over immigration issues and its newest law.  There is the problem yet again.  I have said it time and time again; this is not an issue over immigration RATHER over ILLEGAL immigration!  The media in its money minded mode has not […]

OK to be Foreign but NOT American

Thursday, May 6, 2010

Breaking stories from HLN Students from Live Oak High School in Morgan Hill are not to wear anything resembling the American flag because it might offend or cause violence.  Suns wear jersy with “Los Suns” on them. Perspective Let us tackle two diametrically opposed stories at once.  First you have Americans that can not where anything representing […]