ub Thu, 09/14/2023 - 09:06

True happiness is enjoying our own company and learning to live in peace and harmony with our body, mind, and soul.

We don't need other people or material things to be truly happy. Happiness is the consequence of personal effort and living a life of purpose.

Aristotle's Four Levels of Happiness

FLORIDA SHOOTINGS ub Sun, 08/27/2023 - 19:56

The White gunman who killed three Black people in a racially motivated attack at a Dollar General store in Jacksonville, Florida, on Saturday legally purchased the two firearms he used in the shooting earlier this year, Jacksonville Sheriff T.K. Waters said in a news conference Sunday.

The gunman, identified as 21-year-old Ryan Christopher Palmeter, bought a handgun in April and an AR-15-style rifle in June, the sheriff said. He lived with his parents in nearby Orange Park and had no criminal arrest history, although he had been temporarily involuntarily held under the Baker Act in 2017, the sheriff said.

ub Thu, 08/17/2023 - 08:51

The first tropical threat to the #USA this season isn’t on the East Coast or in the Gulf of Mexico. it is in Southern California.

A Slice of NYC Paradise
ub Sat, 04/15/2023 - 21:24

Just a few minutes from Manhattan Island on the 6 Subway headed Uptown untill the last stop is a walkable paradise island.

City Island offers all the attraction, charm and convenience of a small New England fishing village that will make your day trip worthwhile.

Summer is outdoor season in City Island, with thousands of visitors to the restaurants and nearby Pelham Park and The Bronx Riviers. Family-owned shops are also a must.

ub Thu, 04/06/2023 - 10:31

The nation of Finland joins NATO and warns Putin’s Russian bear to “Keep Your Paws Off” their national sovereign territory.

ub Tue, 04/04/2023 - 22:48

Veni, Vidi, Vici is a Latin phrase that translates to: Came, Saw, Conquered but collected 34 criminal felony indictments in NYC.

The phrase could be attributed to Orange Julius, who may use it in a social media post to refer to his three crimes of politically motivated payoffs. However, In this historic indictment, Manhattan DA laid out what he needed to do and nothing more or less that was legally required.


Submitted by ub on Sun, 03/26/2023 - 15:02

Some southern US states have seen death rear its ugly head several times over the past few days, reportedly with more to come.

Florida GOP Goonies
ub Thu, 03/23/2023 - 14:06

The Florida Republican party continues to spark bipartisan backlash for its increasing incredible stupidity.

The Florida GOP is the affiliate of the Republican Party in the U.S. state of Florida. Although the Democratic Party dominated Florida for most of its history, the Republican Party has rapidly gained ground in recent decades and is now the state's dominant party.

Water Under The Bridge
ub Thu, 02/16/2023 - 09:35

The Mississippi River is the second-longest river and chief river of the second-largest drainage system in North America.

The Mississippi is second only to the Hudson Bay drainage system. Watch the incredible time-lapse video of the $1.2 billion I-74 Mississippi River Bridge project as it rises up out of the Mississippi River.

EarthCam captured over a million images of the 8-lane bridge, which sees over 80,000 vehicles cross it daily via I-74, and spans from Bettendorf, IA to Moline, IL.

12 NYC Catholic Schools Close
ub Wed, 02/15/2023 - 20:33

The Superintendent of Schools of the Archdiocese of New York has closed 12 Catholic schools. Four will merge into two.

Extensive broader community research, detailed studies, and careful deliberation and analysis went into the final determination of which schools would not reopen. Unfortunately, due to lower enrollment and shifting demographics.