Monthly Archives: July 2013

The Eyes Have It

Ladies!  Gay Men!  You like what you see here? Well, sad to say, it’s not what you think. I’m out there mowing the lawn today because there’s a chance (I’ve read) that we’re in for an entire 3-day weekend of … Continue reading

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Hollywood Beach Unveils Anti-Obesity Program

Of course, that’s not exactly the way most visitors and residents view this development. Hollywood Beach is poised to lose nearly a third of its parking spaces as construction begins for the new Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort….As of midnight Monday, … Continue reading

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Head Games

The thing to keep in mind here as you read this is that Brazil is preparing to host both the 2014 World Cup for soccer, and the 2016 Olympics. A decapitated referee in Brazil lost his life after he murdered … Continue reading

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Carved In Stone

This gives new meaning to the expression, “hard to believe.” Atheists unveiled the nation’s first public monument to secularism outside a county courthouse in Florida last week — a 1,500-pound gray granite bench engraved with quotations extolling the separation of … Continue reading

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Update: Cops Handcuff Man Then Kill His Dog

Here’s the story I posted a few days ago about the police in Hawthorne CA who shot a dog to death while they were arresting his owner.  By now the video has been seen by almost 4 millions viewers (not … Continue reading

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The First and Second on the Fourth

Jarvis Britton will celebrate Independence Day in prison.  The unemployed 26-year old from Birmingham AL posted “Let’s Go Kill the President. I think we could get the president with cyanide! #MakeItSlow” on his Twitter account. Smart.  But not unique: Mr. … Continue reading

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“Man Shoots Dog” Is Not News. “Dog Shoots Man” is News.

By now you’ve seen the video of the police in Hawthorne CA arresting and handcuffing a man, then shooting his dog dead when it became upset.  If not, here’s a link.  Warning: it’s upsetting. Of course there’s more to the … Continue reading

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