Anti-war group's application to participate in Veterans Day parade denied
BINGHAMTON, N.Y. - An anti-war group that has marched in the Binghamton…
From the Master of Dialogue; Tip O’Neill
Something is happening in the Republican Party. Yesterday a third influential GOP member, joining Representative Charlie Dent and Senator Bob Corker, announced that he would not run; Jeff Flake (AZ). It always seems jolting when a Republican – well any politician – references conscience…Continue
___________% of U.S farmhands are working here illegally.
a. 5-7 b. 10-12 c. 2-5 d. 25-30 e. 34-40 f. 15-20…Continue
Former brain surgeon Ben Carson, now Secretary of HUD, testifies to Congress about reduction of the budget for the operation of his department, but can't find the cuts:
Man with god complex mad at god.
Isn't this an interesting exercise in being mad with one's self?:…Continue
Bill O’Reilly Dropped By UTA After $32 Million Settlement Revealed: Bill O'Reilly has been dropped by his talent agency UTA after a NY Times article revealed he paid out $32 million to settle a sexual harassment claim in February. I’m guessing UTA just doesn't get a lot of calls from people looking for talented sexual predators. On a positive note, he now has the premise for his next book - “Killing O’Reilly.”…Continue
"Come, now, you people, and let us set matters straight between us,"... "Though the sins of you people should prove to be as scarlet, they will be made white just like snow; though they should be red like crimson cloth…Continue
In a recent report, Pew Research states 193,442 active duty military personnel are deployed overseas. If true, that would be the smallest number since 1957, again according to Pew. I say if true because a…Continue
Caroline Hagood is an extraordinary poet and a Professor of English at Barnard College, in New York City. Several of her pieces are now at www.glickmangoldmanmedia.com .
Hillary Clinton calls Trump 'sexual assaulter' in BBC interview, but says Bill's behavior 'in the past' -@AlexPappas http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2017/10/13/hillary-clinton-calls-trump-sexual-assaulter-in-bbc-interview-but-says-bills-behavior-in-past.html …
I'm sorry, I was cleaning off old Data CD's, and came across a…Continue
I belong to the REI coop and they send me emails. A few days ago they sent me one that included a national listing of hiking trails, complete with an app. I wondered if there were any around here and, as it turns out, there are, in a state forest just over a dozen miles from here.
Yesterday was a beautiful, pleasantly warm…Continue
Fidelity Investments Fires Two in Sexual-Harassment Crackdown: Boston-based Fidelity Investments reportedly ousted two employees this month as part of a crackdown on sexual harassment at the mutual-fund giant. Insiders say the sexual tension within the company has become so all-pervasive, they may soon be forced to rename the company “In-Fidelity.”…Continue
hi all. already did a "gender studies" post for this year but we are awash in massive amounts of cyber hyperventilation barrage on the subject.
the theme for this installment is BOUNDARIES.[a]
copious links collected from my favorite "cyber haunts".
not sure what astrological signs are lining up (does anyone have any idea/ clue? open to suggestions from astrologers or wannabes!) but boy this last…Continue
In a Fox News op-ed Lloyd Green Campaign Secretary for George H.W. Bush, asked whether in view of White House Chief and Retired Marine General Kelly’s impassioned speech about respect for the military, it might be time for those critical of the military to once again have a “little skin in the game” through mandatory national military…Continue
Two weeks ago almost to this moment, the lives of me and many of my friends changed forever. Today, I kept recalling a statement that I’ve heard in almost every situation like the one me and my friends just…Continue
Astronomers Measure Milky Way with Radio Waves: Astronomers are using a collection of radio telescopes that span thousands of miles in an attempt to measure Milky Way with radio waves. When asked why use radio waves to take the measurement, astronomers say the Milky Way is so big that using a ruler or a tape measure just wouldn’t be practical, even if they were somehow able to recruit all the people who've leveled charges against Harvey Weinstein to help…Continue