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  1. Manmade and Natural Disasters
    Came across this today, looks like a nice exacerbation to our rising food concerns, both domestically and globally. Hope not, but the headlines sure paint a dark picture, do they not? Anyone out there feel this is a real threat or more hype? In particular, is there anyone from that area that...
  2. Books, Movies & Stories
    Please post any comments, I'd like to hear them. For Current events read: "The man who many considered the peace candidate in the last election was transformed into a war president" "This book lays bare exactly how war and conflict, from Afghanistan to Iraq, are shaping the way Ob views the...
  3. General Discussion
    Republicans to Taxpayers: Brace for IRS Enforcement of Health Care Law FOXNews.com Though the IRS insists the health care reform law doesn't allow the agency to do anything "too punitive" -- like lock people up or seize their property -- for breaking the mandate to buy health insurance ...
  4. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    PHOENIX -- Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio is implementing a new inmate program at Tent City Jail called “Pedal Vision.” The program uses inmate-powered cycles to generate electricity for televisions. Reports say Arpaio’s recent visit to Tent City inspired the idea, when he saw that many of...
  5. General Discussion
    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/04/05/constance-mcmillen-fake-p_n_525856.html A lesbian teen who successfully sued her Mississippi school for the right to bring her girlfriend to prom was left out and was instead directed to a "fake prom" on Friday, according to The Advocate. Constance...
  6. General Discussion
    here is an example of what can be done to educate our kids not to hate. Preparing for Day of Pink on April 14 March 31, 2010 | The BC Teachers' Federation encourages teachers to get their schools involved in the Day of Pink to challenge homophobia and bullying in schools by downloading posters...
  7. Polls and Surveys
    Just curious where you guys get the majority of your news. I've got a fifteen minute routine that lets me scan headlines from around the world and I hope may thwart some of the corporate / government influence in my morning feeds. Just curious, after the mainstream media has failed to make any...
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