Category Archives: General U.S. News

CONSPIRACIES! by guest author AliSilver

With so many conspiracy theories floating around, what is an American to think? I , for one, believe there is much more below the surface than we are told in a NUMBER of areas. Remember when the militia men masquerading … Continue reading

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Small Earthquake Shakes Washington D.C. Area

Washington residents are used to politicians being its movers and shakers. On Friday, however, it was the earth below that shook. SOURCE. Damage:

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Video: Tea Partiers Mock And Scorn Apparent Parkinson’s Victim

I’m not a person who often feels hatred for anybody or anything (other than snakes, that is) but these assholes I could find myself hating. This reminds me of Rush Limbaugh mocking Michael J. Fox. What is WRONG with these … Continue reading

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On the lighter side – couple play piano at the Mayo Clinic

An elderly couple walked into the lobby of the Mayo Clinic for a checkup and spotted a piano. They’ve been married for 62 years and he’ll be 90 this year. Check out this impromptu performance. We are only as old … Continue reading

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Toyota announces global recall of more than 400,000 Prius, other hybrid cars

I really wonder what happened with Toyota that it would go from having some of the most maintenance free, high trade in value cars, to having so many recalls and so many problems.  I’d love to know if the recalled … Continue reading

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And the Saints go Marching In

The New Orleans Stains beat the favored Indianapolis Colts in a 31 – 17 win. It’s going to be a hot time in New Orleans tonight. Woo Hoo

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When is it too much?

I’ve been working a part-time job. It doesn’t pay much of anything, but to be honest the money wasn’t the incentive. The weather has been so bad I was absolutely bored out of mind. Anyway, the job is working for … Continue reading

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Conan O’Brien Says He Won’t Host ‘Tonight Show’ After Leno

I have to say that Conan O’Brien won me over when he moved to the Tonight Show.  I really didn’t watch him much before, but I was more than ready for a change.  I’ve never found Jay Leno to be … Continue reading

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Where The Jobs Will Be this Decade

Notice that 6 of the top 7 jobs are still low paying jobs.  The job situation is still horrible around the area where I live.  What about where you are? Top 10 List Dixie Sommers, assistant commissioner for the Bureau … Continue reading

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Banks Roll Out New Check, card Fees

Don’t you just love America’s banks.  Always looking for a way to screw the customer in a new and improved manner.  If regulations clamp down in one area, they just  move on to another for shady practices.  Trying to reign … Continue reading

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