Global Citizen Festival

Submitted by ub on Sat, 09/29/2018 - 10:33

You don't need to live in NYC like me. You can be anywhere to see The Global Citizen Festival as long as you have connectivity.

This year's Global Citizen Festival will take place on NYC's Great Lawn in Central Park today. The Weeknd and Janet Jackson will be headlining, along with Shawn Mendes, Cardi B, and Janelle Monáe. A special guest performance will be given by John Legend.

About Face With A Book

Submitted by ub on Sat, 09/29/2018 - 00:26

To wrap up National Book Month, and in light of the recent news about Facebook, please allow me to suggest the following.

If anyone else has had enough of Facebook, consider making friends the old fashioned way without it using the same principles.

Walk down the street and tell everyone what you've been up to lately and how you feel about everything.

Defense As Offense

Submitted by ub on Fri, 09/28/2018 - 20:57

It is said the best defense is a good offense, an adage applied to many fields of endeavor, including games and military combat. This is also known as the strategic offensive principle of politics, as Trump and his followers have so clearly outlined.

Flake Checkmate

Submitted by ub on Fri, 09/28/2018 - 16:09

US Senator Jeff Flake has become the second non-hero from Arizona to force POTOS into a major game changer. The first was the late Senator McCain who #Trump said was no hero, then McCain spoiled Trump's plans to destroy #Obamacare. Let’s see what he has to say about Flake in the future.

Senator Flake's checkmate on @POTUS in political terms, states his concerns demanding an @FBI probe with no way to remove the threat to a @realDonaldTrump #SCOTUS appointment.

Lowering The Bar

Submitted by ub on Fri, 09/28/2018 - 06:22

Or perhaps it can be said ABA is raising the bar. The nearly 400,000 members of the American Bar Association, which claims to be one of the largest voluntary professional membership organizations in the world, is asking The US Senate Judiciary Committee to delay Judge Brett Kavanaugh vote.

The Fight On Blue Light

Submitted by ub on Fri, 09/28/2018 - 05:48

Scientific researchers are now warning us to avoid blue light. Turns out you're no stable genius if you use smartphones, laptops, and other handheld devices which transmit light. However, the blue light, in particular, may be toxic for your eyes.

Americans Come Together

Submitted by ub on Thu, 09/27/2018 - 14:23

My dear Lord, please galvanize this great nation
Let US Americans aspire for Liberty, Justice, and Democracy.
To be heroes in the conquest of self.
Familiar with suffering.
Servants for the meek and feeble.
Soldiers on the battlefield of truth.
Bowing to wisdom and everyone.
A parent comforting focused on joy.
Sinners but masters of desire.
And allow us to be simple and natural and Nobel.

Silence Of The Scams

Submitted by ub on Thu, 09/27/2018 - 06:08

Americans will watch or listen to a potentially packed DC Drama and a nearly unprecedented event in today's Ford-Kavanaugh hearing, with the latest accusation the Supreme Court nominee, is now facing

Off The Rails

Submitted by ub on Wed, 09/26/2018 - 20:02

US President Donald Trump wrapped up his trip to the United Nations General Assembly with a nearly 90-minute press conference. For the first time in ages, Trump held an extended, solo press conference. It is being reported as full of baffling non-sequiturs and defamatory insults.

POTUS held his news conference today alone and it is now being described as Off the Rails as some are saying the president rambled on and failed to answer the questions he was asked, while others say he made his SCOTUS appointment allegations all about himself.

The Slammer for The Coz

Submitted by ub on Tue, 09/25/2018 - 20:09

The judge said no one is above the law and sentenced Bill Cosby to serve his prison sentence in the state penitentiary. The court denied 81-year-old America's sitcom father bail and locked up immediately.

Now that all those women who accused him that their wish fulfilled to lock him up and The Coz has been sentenced to jail, who's next? Let's see, what comes after the letter C?