One Year Later All Racism

Submitted by Admin on Sun, 08/12/2018 - 10:10



It took 364 days to write these 34 words, 192 characters?



The riots in Charlottesville a year ago resulted in senseless death and division. We must come together as a nation. I condemn all types of racism and acts of violence. Peace to ALL Americans!

Mission Accomplished

Submitted by ub on Sun, 08/12/2018 - 08:22

Well, not yet, but perhaps soon, now that the Parker Solar Probe is a NASA robotic spacecraft en route to probe the outer corona of the Sun. It will approach to within 8.86 solar radii from the "surface" of the Sun and will travel, at closest approach, as fast as 700K km/h.

This one is special because my only grandson is named Parker. Thank God for Natasha, Charles, and NASA - Godspeed Parker.

Tax Free Weekends

Submitted by ub on Sat, 08/11/2018 - 05:37

What do the states of Maryland, Texas, and Massachusetts have in common? These are some of the states offering tax-free weekends for back-to-school shopping. A tax holiday is a temporary reduction or elimination of a tax. It is synonymous with the tax abatement, tax subsidy or tax reduction. Governments usually create these tax holidays as incentives for business investment

Chain Migration Dangers?

Submitted by ub on Thu, 08/09/2018 - 21:04

Chain migration is a new term referring to the social process by which migrants from a particular nation follow others from the to a particular destination. The destination may be in another country or in a new location within the same country.

The Best People

Submitted by ub on Thu, 08/09/2018 - 15:29

How is that draining the swamp promise going so far, POTUS? US Representative Chris Collins, the New York Republican Congressman who was the earliest supporter of Donald Trump’s candidacy for president, was indicted Wednesday on insider-trading charges. Collins claims to remain on the ballot for re-election despite insider-trading indictment.

Top pro-Trump GOP lawmaker charged with insider trading used campaign funds to pay for legal services

Rubén Blades Is Not My Name

Submitted by ub on Thu, 08/09/2018 - 12:04

Although his documentary film is a possible bucket list for many political activists, "Rubén Blades Is Not My Name" offers viewers many sides of this Panamanian born bohemian poet. He's been nominated for 17 Grammy Awards and won more than half. His recordings have made Rubén a living legend.

Red Wave

Submitted by ub on Wed, 08/08/2018 - 17:40

On this date, in 1974, President Richard Nixon resigned. Today, POTUS Tweeted in all Caps RED WAVE! Was this a reference to last night's election, the upcoming November midterms, or is he waving some kind of signal at his communist best friend, Putin, or Kim, or maybe Xi?

Democrats in Washington state say early primary returns show they've captured three GOP-held congressional districts, including one occupied by a top Republican House leader. Could this be true?

Waiting For Godot

Submitted by ub on Tue, 08/07/2018 - 10:32

Waiting for Godot is an infamous play in which Vladimir waits for the arrival of someone named Godot who never arrives, and while waiting engages in a variety of amazing discussions.

Everyone knows that politics can sometimes be a difficult venture, but never to conspire against an enemy using foreigners.

Make no mistake about it, Republicans are anxiously analyzing the results of polling in yesterday’s votes in Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, Washington, and Ohio.

The Heat Goes On

Submitted by ub on Tue, 08/07/2018 - 09:20

Is Mother Nature trying to issue her warning there is much wrong with what’s going on?

Scorching heat and additional fire weather threats out west, with severe storms in the plains, and hurricane Hector to pass south of Hawaii. Strong high pressure continues to bring very hot temperatures to much of the west.

Excessive heat is forecast through midweek for portions of the west. Areas from the High Plains to the Northeast have the potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rain.