Civility

In the last few days I've seen and heard a lot of talk about civility.  I agree that it would make the exchange of ideas a whole lot easier.  It would, also in my opinion, make the recipient more likely to consider if no accept the differing point...

Two Teen Heros!

The following is a repost of a post by JCWinters with permission! Two 16-year-olds, Mustafa Said and Chris Patino went to the store around 9 PM to buy some candy. Upon hearing a woman scream, they ran down the isle towards the screams to...

Healthy Diet??

What to believe?  Who is the expert?  Why do I now have to question the motives of supposedly impartial scientists? As I was growing up it got so bad that depending on what year you listened eggs were great - eggs were terrible,          milk...

Even a Child

Talk about an unselfish heart for animals!  

Enter the Mayor

Enter the Mayor, though how I got to be mayor is still a bit of a surprise.  My door is always open and I welcome ideas.  My cats, Woody and Asher, are reasonably well behaved. 

There is no greater love . . .

. . . than to lay down one's life for one's friends. Judge John Roll Police: Security Footage Shows AZ Judge Died Saving Another Man     Posted on January 19, 2011 by Jonathon M. Seidl Last week he was called “fair” and “just.” Today,...

The Town that wouldn't say die!

A little town called Wilmington, Ohio. People say that this is Ground Zero for economic hardship in America in a town of 12,000, 9500 jobs were lost when DHL pulled out.  This might have been considered an obituary for a community.  But it is...

An Admirable American on MLK day

Blanche K. Bruce: 1st Full Term Senator from Mississippi after the Civil War -  U.S. Senator: A short biography of Senator Bruce would include:    Blanche Kelso Bruce, the son of a black slave and a white plantation owner, was the first...

Nominee 14 January 2011

Anonymous Good Samaritan, Whose thoughtful act ignited a chain of Good Will! Car trouble jump starts string of good deeds Published: Monday, January 10, 2011   Updated: Tuesday, January 11, 2011 By Brad Flory: Jackson Citizen Patriot ...

My nomination for today's hero!

Unnamed Southwest Airline Pilot!            The grandfather of a two-year-old who had allegedly been murdered by his daughter’s live-in boyfriend, was rushing to be at his grandson‘s bedside before doctors turned off the young boy’s life support...

Funny

Until such time as pictures are able to be uploaded, A gift for the gadget-freaks can be found on the following link! http://townhall.com/cartoons/2011/1/13/77604

Homeland Security??????

Napolitano ignored radioactive material smuggled across U.S. borders January 10th, 2011 5:34 pm ET By Jim Kouri, Law Enforcement Examiner Using counterfeit documents and posing as employees of a company with a Nuclear...

Aptronyms: Just for Dee

A quick scavenge and I found this for your amusement. - Aptronyms - Names That Match the Occupation These are real APTRONYMS.... Dr. Harry Beaver is a Virginia gynecologist. Ray Ferrie is a retired ferryboat captain. Linda Toot was...