Monthly Archives: January 2014

Alcohol and Actirasty

Real bad news for me and the lizards, lounge type and others. Scientists believe drinking too much alcohol could set off a chain of reactions in the body that makes the skin more vulnerable to cancer. … [But] the authors … Continue reading

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Not To Be Confused With Disney

Considering a cruise this winter? A ghost ship carrying nothing but disease-ridden rats could be about to make land on Britain’s shore, experts have warned. Experts say the ship, which is likely to still contain hundreds of rats that have … Continue reading

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A Hard Man is Good to Find

An 18-year-old Florida student is set to return to class Wednesday after he says he was suspended when school officials learned of his pornographic online photos and videos….[RM], a senior at Cocoa High School in Cocoa, Florida, told CNN affiliate … Continue reading

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Rebel Yell

Been saving this for MLK Day. Last year, nearly a century and a half after the Battle of Olustee, the Florida chapter of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War made a request to the state parks department. … Continue reading

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Love Thy Neighbor

Here’s a graphic account from the BBC of an incident in the Central African Republic where “a Muslim man had been murdered a few days ago, by Christians. His limbs were hacked off. Then one of the crowd ate the … Continue reading

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Guns and Bozos (yet again)

By now everybody knows about the Nation’s Dicktip’s latest contribution to the culture of gun violence: if not, read it here.  Summary:  The guy’s texting (not talking) in a movie theater upsets a retired cop; they get into an argument … Continue reading

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No Pants, Just Grunts

If like me you live in south Florida, you probably missed No Pants Day last Sunday for very good reason.  First of all, we don’t have a subway.  Second, the typical state of undress around here is such that going … Continue reading

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