Mary Kay Letourneau and Husband Have Separated: According to court records, Vili Fualaau and Mary Kay Letourneau have filed for separation after two daughters and 12 years of marriage - in a relationship that began in 1997 when he was only 12 and she was his 34-year-old teacher. I guess she felt “this guy’s getting a bit old for my tastes.” On a positive note, should he ever decide to move to France, there’s a pretty decent chance he could be elected…Continue
Ivanka Says Memorial Day for Champagne Popsicles: Ivanka Trump is facing some serious backlash after an official Twitter account linked with her lifestyle brand talked exclusively about “upping your grilling game”…Continue
Editor's note: this piece is a rant, so it is full of exaggerations and simplifications. An educated reader knows how to adjust.
Yes, once again Doc Vega is playing his one note melody to besmirch those he disagrees with. His pretext is Memorial Day and to that end, he speaks briefly about his father, but instead of explaining what was honorable about him and his sacrifice,…Continue
Lack Of Sleep May Cause Your Brain To Eat Itself: Scientists say not getting enough sleep can cause the brain to “eat up” its connections, while also increasing risk of Alzheimer's disease and other neurological disorders. Great, like I needed something else to worry about at 3 AM. On the other hand, this may finally explain what’s up with Trump when he’s blasting out all those angry, incoherent tweets in the middle of the night.…Continue
A SOLDIER DIED TODAY
Originally Titled, "JUST A COMMON SOLDIER"
by A. Lawrence Vaincourt ©1985
Reprinted By Permission
This is consistently one of the most popular pages posted on Jack's Joint
He was getting old and paunchy and his hair was falling fast,
White House May Appoint Legal Team To Monitor Trump Tweets: According to The Wall Street Journal, the White House is considering appointing a legal team to police President Trump’s infamous social media posts as numerous investigations are being launched into White House officials. Yea, and while they’re at it, they might wanna think about adding a few psychiatrists to that team also.…Continue
Melania Trump Wears $51,500 Jacket to Meet G7 Spouses: Melania Trump raised a few eyebrows when she wore a bright, floral $51,500 Dolce & Gabbana jacket to meet with her fellow G7 spouses in Sicily this week, a sum which is more than most Americans make in an entire…Continue
Trump Pushes His Way to the Front of NATO Leaders: People around the world are expressing shock at how US President Donald Trump appears to shove Montenegro Prime Minister Dusko Marković out of the way in order to get to the front of the line during a tour of the NATO Headquarters. OK, but in his defense, he may have thought it was the lunch line.…Continue
What do you wanna bet that this A-hole gets elected?
Housing Secretary Ben Carson Says Poverty is a State of Mind: In a recent SiriusXM interview, Trump Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson told reporter and close friend Armstrong Williams that “poverty - to a large extent, is a state of mind.”…Continue
Sink Hole Adjacent to Mar a Lago
Trump advisers call for privatizing some public assets to…Continue
Melania Denies Trump Hand Holding Second Straight Day: First Lady Melania Trump has once again denied her husband’s attempt to hold her hand for a second day in a row on their overseas tour. Let’s give her the benefit of the doubt. It may just be his hand is so small, she didn’t even notice it.…Continue
Added by Johnny Robish on May 23, 2017 at 8:48pm — No Comments
I wrote this in early March but I think it is still relevant.
Throughout the campaign the issue of whether Donald Trump was fit to be President was continually discussed and debated. The most common term used was “temperament,” i.e., the argument was whether or not Mr. Trump had the proper temperament to be President. This is separate from the issue of what his policies would be and…Continue
In human history there have been pivotal points in the affairs of society, technology, religion, economics, and in militarism that have instigated sweeping changes even epiphanies that have had an impact that could be measured decades and even centuries later. Such events as the birth of a savior, Jesus…
Added by Doc Vega on May 23, 2017 at 11:32am — No Comments
Yellowstone Supervolcano 2.5 times Larger Than Previous Estimates: A new study shows the supervolcano beneath Yellowstone National Park is actually about 2.5 times larger than previous estimates, suggesting that an eruption could very well doom all of humanity. Scientists theorize it would be nearly impossible for most life forms to survive such a cataclysmic event, with the possible exception of cockroaches or perhaps a few of the…Continue
Added by Johnny Robish on May 22, 2017 at 8:59pm — No Comments
Noted Artists Refuse to Paint Trump’s Official Portrait: Twelve of the nation's most revered portrait artists-including the woman who painted Presidents Barack Obama and George Bush - have refused the White House's invitation to capture Mr. Trump on canvas. …Continue
Toddlers Who Talk Early Associated With Drinking Problems: A new study determined that toddlers who talk early tend to develop a drinking problem later on in life. So next time your kids won’t stop blabbing away, its probably not a good idea to give them a beer to get them to shut up.…Continue
Trump Boasted About Firing Nut Job Comey to Russians: A new bombshell report claims that during his meeting with Russian government officials last week, President Donald Trump boasted to them that he had just fired former FBI Director James Comey, whom he had described to the Russians as a “nut job.” I think President Trump’s may be a bit confused on that one. I don’t believe a "nut job” has anything to do with former FBI Director Comey, I’m pretty sure a…Continue
Added by Johnny Robish on May 19, 2017 at 9:56pm — No Comments