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JUNE 18, 2012 9:40AM

Armed Drones Over America


Every time you hear a wild rumor and it comes true, you think it can't be topped. When I heard they were spying on American citizens with high-dollar taxpayer paid for drones, I not only couldn't believe they were doing it, I couldn't fathom that we as… Read full post »
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MAY 31, 2012 2:06PM

Chewing a Man's Face Off~

I wrote this article on February 16, 2011 and never posted it. I didn't like how it turned out, but more than that, I really didn't think these "cocaine bath salts" were all that bad. Law enforcement has a way scaring the public into "not" worryingRead full post »
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DECEMBER 21, 2011 12:53PM

How the Hobbit Changed My Life


I was in Germany in 1975, just a dumb-ass kid who was so full of himself, that all I did was drink, smoke hash and chase girls. I have to say, I was a little too successful at them all, for awhile. While I have always
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OCTOBER 3, 2011 8:03AM

Takin' it to the Streets~

Wall Street 
"Does anyone really not know what the basic message is of this protest: that Wall Street is oozing corruption and criminality and its unrestrained political power -- in the form of crony capitalism and ownership of political institutions -- is destroying financial securi… Read full post »
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MAY 11, 2011 6:34AM

Patting Down Babies~Osama Did His Job



We may have killed Osama Bin Laden. We even may have crippled his organization, at least in AfPak. But the damage he and his chorts have done to this country will be with us forever. The days of just taking a walk without a… Read full post »

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JANUARY 28, 2011 7:31AM

Outlawing Cellphones While Walking


 I'm sure everyone has seen this video in the last week. This poor woman texting and walking, walked straight into a water fountain. She feels like a fool and wants to sue everyone and I can't really blame her. But really, who's fault is it? The… Read full post »
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JANUARY 6, 2011 7:45AM

Comes a Time with the Easy Rider~

I've always been a big fan of Dennis Hopper. I guess I loved the hippy in him, or me. Neil Young wrote a song that is a favorite of mine called "Comes a Time". To all of us, bar none, there comes a time… Read full post »
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JULY 23, 2010 2:18PM




It was December  1972 when I entered the Twilight Zone. All that was missing was Rod Serling. I was riding on a train to Ft. Jackson S.C. to start my Basic Training in the Army. At the recruiting station in Raleigh, for some reason, I was put in… Read full post »

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JUNE 17, 2010 7:23AM

You Want Fries With That?


Fat woman sits in chair at Fastfood joint
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Is it any wonder that the rest of the world wants to come here? Yes, this… Read full post »
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AUGUST 5, 2009 7:38AM


Heath Ledger's last work, directing a music video by Modest Mouse called "King Rat" was just released. When Ledger died in January 08', in New York, at the young the age of  twenty eight years old, he wanted to do a video  about one of his favorite causes, the useless
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