Ben Barnes, former Lieutenant Governor of Texas speaks about his getting George W Bush and a lot of other wealthy Texans into the National Guard so they could avoid service in Vietnam. This link has several short video clips of Ben Barnes speaking about George W. Bush and John Kerry. It’s worth taking a couple minutes to watch.… Continue reading
This is an interesting article by Ted Turner: My Beef With Big Media with the subtitle: How government protects big media–and shuts out upstarts like me.
I have expressed less specific but similar concerns about this very topic in my blog.
Read the article by clicking here.… Continue reading
Many websites, particularly media sites, now require registration, usually to gather demographic data about users. If for any reason you don’t want to register but still want to view the site, go to Bug Me Not, which offers valid logins and passwords for hundreds, perhaps thousands, of sites. Free!
I especially get agitated when someone sites a news article through… Continue reading
I have enjoyed taking pictures with my digital camera. On my last vacation I took over 2,000 of them believing that I would get at least a few good ones. I did! :o)
But when I see work like this, I feel that I need to just toss my camera in the trash. Our world is such a gorgeous place. … Continue reading
We are so hated for our invasion of Iraq–which hasn’t been helped by the fact George lied about the Weapons of Mass Destruction.
ATHENS, Greece — U.S– has pulled out of a visit to Athens to attend Sunday’s closing ceremonies for the Olympic Games, U.S. officials said.
Washington denied Powell changed plans because of anti-U.S. protests which saw police hurl… Continue reading
I’m only going to live to be 84–which is the average age men live to be.
Want to find out how old you will live to be? Click here [Link no longer active.] for the 23 question test. The research presented after your test is of some interest.… Continue reading