I’m almost afraid to pray for rain, considering what terrible storms we’re seeing elsewhere this year. But it’s been 88 or higher for more than a week, and I would love it if we got some relief.
Monthly Archive for May, 2011
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The Picadilly circus was supposed to perform in Joplin, MO but was canceled. The circus people decided to hang around and help, even the elephant:
Dennis Kucinich: The House leadership has agreed to a floor vote on a resolution that exercises the War Powers Act of 1973. This vote could end the illegal War in Libya. The vote is scheduled for tomorrow, Wednesday June 1st. It is urgent that you call your Congressperson and ask him or her to vote YES on House Concurrent […]
It doesn’t look like what you think it does. Read this if you have kids or grandkids who go anywhere near a pool.
Flying to Asia over the North Pole exposes you to a lot of radiation.
So hot, even turning on a light makes it hotter.
I hope you all enjoyed this holiday weekend’s musical selections. Just a reminder that the fund drive continues. Only a small handful of regular readers have donated so far. It’s greatly appreciated, but I wonder why I haven’t heard from the rest of you. I know times are hard, but think about how it looks […]
Aren’t you glad we have a constitutional lawyer as president? Under a U.S. military system straight out of Kafka’s “The Trial” and Heller’s “Catch-22”, some 1,700 detainees at the Bagram U.S. Air Base in Afghanistan are being held without charges or a trial, primarily on the basis of secret evidence that they never get to […]
Don’t go too far from home or you’ll miss your conservative Republican congress people lying their asses off in Medicare town halls!