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    Mississippi River Rising Dangerously High - Again

    The Army Corp of Engineers is blowing up levees and flooding farm land in an effort to bring the water level down where the Ohio meets the Mississippi. Further south, Memphis is starting to panic as water levels near record highs. Corp officials in Nashville are holding back...
    imabear imabear
    51-55, F
    May 4, 2011

    Life. Enjoy It While You Can

    The anti-nuke movement in Japan will have succeeded in shutting down all of that country's nuclear energy plants by the end of next month but the Japanese government is seeking to restart these facilities. Meanwhile, a massive raft of highly contaminated debris will start hitting...
    lafsnack lafsnack
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Apr 8, 2012

    Microbial Miscalculations And Shopping Carts

    Okay here we go.  Yes, it's true, I am somewhat of a hand-washing fool. I have already admitted to a slight but persistent case of hypochondria- but this is not my fault. Until Weinergate this was the top story for the past four days; I could not avoid it. e coli. I couldn't...
    Quintesse Quintesse
    51-55, F
    9 Responses Jun 6, 2011

    What Compelled Me To Become An Author With My First Book Titled . . . "Message For This Entire Human Race"

    http://theonlyworldbook.webs.com/messagefromgod.htm What led me for this following subtitle? Guaranteed Destiny for Civilization as History Which has Already Occurred At 12 years of age I committed suicide and by all means should have been very dead. At 15 an overdose on drugs...
    timesoftrouble timesoftrouble
    61-65, M
    Aug 15, 2012

    What On Earth Will It Take

      While in vestigateing topics that shed light on events and happenings around the earth, i came across a truly incredible video. After viewing it my heart was a burning with desire to share this anyone i could. I may of contacted you in an attempt to somehow get you to view it...
    lafsnack lafsnack
    51-55, M
    May 19, 2012

    Ring Of Fire Crop Circle And Fukushima

         Im certainly not the first person to make this connection by a long shot.     Its a crop circle depicting and interpreted as the ring of fire that is all the nations surrounding the pacific ocean that have the far majority of earths volcanic activity and a warning...
    lafsnack lafsnack
    51-55, M
    Apr 26, 2012

    Cyber Bullying

    I guess by now we are all familiar with this rather unpleasant aspect of the on line world.  Social networking sites dominate the way most people interact these days. It's fun, let's face it, and as someone recently said to me, "It allows me to meet people I would otherwise not...
    Quintesse Quintesse
    51-55, F
    27 Responses Feb 13, 2011

    Mixed Messages

    I watch the news 3 times a day. I think it would be nice if the facts, of a breaking story would match up.  . Ever notice how you have to switch around to see which channel is providing better video & coverage?    Weather channel vs your local  station.Interesting .. The...
    wiseowl wiseowl
    61-65, F
    3 Responses Jan 16, 2011

    Maybe There Will Be Sales

    It's been an interesting couple of days.I just read about a dinosaur tooth or something that was found in a mine that dates back 300 million years. Also the world will be ending on May 21st. I wonder if the paleontologists are closing down their labs for the Rapture or if it is...
    Quintesse Quintesse
    51-55, F
    15 Responses Apr 11, 2011

    Nana's New Sweater

    Guaranteed to fit!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Oct 31, 2011

    Following The Penn State Stuff And Childabuse

    still feel there should be no time limit on abuse i know it was a long time ago but it still effects them today t kniw from my past
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2
    61-65, M
    1 Response Nov 16, 2011

    History Finds A Way To Repeat Always

    I have no desire to serve in a political capacity in this country. My brain is too large, my ego nowhere near large enough, my heart pure and I tell the truth always. Due to the aging process and a memory, I can recall many Presidential campaign promises made over and over again...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 5, 2011

    Assuaging Assange

    It's called whistle-blowing, and when you feel compelled to do it it's not really an enviable position to be in. Your heart and your conscience perhaps tell you that something is not right, that is, that attention should be brought to something that is going on that...
    Quintesse Quintesse
    51-55, F
    4 Responses Dec 16, 2010

    "Honey! I Got That Swivel Desk Chair You Wanted!"

    So, I am watching the Middle East slipping into anarchy, and I am thinking--wow--would you look at that--history playing out, second by second--LIVE. Fascinating to say the least.  Okay...I have a question, and it is not what you think. It is not, why--if apparently it is so...
    Quintesse Quintesse
    51-55, F
    15 Responses Jan 29, 2011

    Why Do The Banks Get Bailed One Trillion And Humanity Gets Nothing

      Arnie Gundersen makes the point that the banks get a trillion dollar bailout yet when it comes to the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disasster that threatens all humanity and now stands out as a prime terrorist target, it gets no financial attension. Does this make sense to you...
    lafsnack lafsnack
    51-55, M
    May 19, 2012

    I Never Know What's Going To Get To Me

    They're engaged!  Okay. Whatever. I don't particularly care about them, but it's news, so I looked. Then I scrolled through the picture gallery... And my heart caught in my throat. I actually gasped... Princess Di. There she was, captured in an old photo from the early...
    Quintesse Quintesse
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Nov 16, 2010

    Video On My Book Message For This Entire Human Race

    What's below was just today released as a video on my book not yet seen. I would greatly appreciate with thanks to God for all who would be so kind as to share, copy and pass it along because what's written is for children and all humanity. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v...
    timesoftrouble timesoftrouble
    61-65, M
    Sep 26, 2012

    New Productivity Protocol

    Where are the jobs? It's all anyone can talk about in Washington, with good reason. An awful lot of people are out of work. But I keep hearing this refrain about manufacturing--how we don't manufacture anything anymore. That didn't really make sense to me; how we could make...
    Quintesse Quintesse
    51-55, F
    12 Responses Feb 3, 2011

    This Current Calls To Secede - Joke's On You!

    From the Wal Street Journal - basically, if you think seceding will improve your life, you are in for a big and unpleasant surprise....http://www.marketwatch.com/story/what-seceding-from-the-us-will-cost-you-2012-11-16?link=MW_latest_news Nov. 16, 2012, 10:21 a.m. EST What...
    imabear imabear
    51-55, F
    1 Response Nov 17, 2012

    Maybe It Should Be About Her

    "John Green remembers making his daughter an omelet with bacon and cheese for breakfast Saturday morning and kissing her goodbye as the neighbor took her to the event to meet Giffords. Hours later, John Green was at University Medical Center with his wife and son, with a...
    Quintesse Quintesse
    51-55, F
    10 Responses Jan 15, 2011

    Dump It In The Ocean

    Fukushima: A Nuclear War without a War: The Unspoken Crisis of Worldwide Nuclear Radiation. Researchers have found that bluefin tuna caught off the coast of San Diego, California are carrying contamination from the Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan. There are no containers big...
    lafsnack lafsnack
    51-55, M
    1 Response May 30, 2012

    Scientests Link Global Warming To Increased Earthquakes

    And here I am in Southern California. Great, just great. http://www.alternet.org/newsandviews/article/560158/scientists_find_link_between_global_warming_and_earthquakes/#paragraph2
    imabear imabear
    51-55, F
    6 Responses Apr 14, 2011

    "Kids For Cash" Judge Gets 28 Years

    I don't know how many of you are familiar with this story, but basically a judge in Pennsylvania took a $1 million bribe from a private prison corporation for sending kids to their jail. Thankfully, he got caught. Now he's the one going to prison...
    imabear imabear
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Aug 11, 2011

    Another Venting Editorial

    Having been away for the weekend, I gratefully missed a lot of the news with regard to Weinergate, although it was aired briefly (pun intended) on National news. The news I did happen to see much of was the prison release of Plaxico Burress.  He is the NY Giant football...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 7, 2011

    Mainstream Media Coverup

    Fukushima Radiation On US West Coast - Mainstream Media Coveru Written by Daisy Luther and co-author NinaO.    Tuesday, 03 April 2012 08:38 The mainstream media and the federal government will soon have the blood of the world on it’s hands. Radiation from the Fukushima...
    lafsnack lafsnack
    51-55, M
    May 30, 2012

    Hot Rain

    L.A. Rain Radiation Over Five Times Normal   A radiation test done after a rain storm passed through Southern California has recorded radiation at 506% above normal background levels. The EnviroReporter reported that the misty rain collected and tested in Santa Monica Bay...
    lafsnack lafsnack
    51-55, M
    May 30, 2012

    Please Show Me My Misunderstanding

       Please show me I'm wrong and send me any credible evidence to suggest I'm posting an exaggerated or incorrect views of the impending disaster due to the events in Fukushima. Because i feel you are saying I'm being deceived and its another scare tactic used to put people...
    lafsnack lafsnack
    51-55, M
    Jun 18, 2012

    Forest fire smoke is starting to burn my eyes.

    ... And I'm inside my house with the windows closed. 200km away from the flames! Geez!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 4, 2015

    "The Most Twisters In 1 Day In US History"

    Was April 28, 2011. I was in Middle Tennessee and watched ongoing weather coverage as one supercell after another moved across the mid-South. TN was hit, but it was nothing like what our friends in Alabama got. Now we have this news: Day had the most twisters in U.S. history 2:06...
    imabear imabear
    51-55, F
    9 Responses May 3, 2011

    McWiki-Leaks

    Top Secret: Iran Ahmadinejad.  He's very short. Booby trap the step stool they give him to stand on. When he falls, but before the Guard steps in--destroy all his nukes. That's the plan. Any volunteers? Confidential: Italy Berlusconi. Cut off that guys supply of Viagra and...
    Quintesse Quintesse
    51-55, F
    16 Responses Nov 29, 2010

    For those of you who want to know what

    that evil terror group ISIS stands for: Islamic group of Iraq and Syria, also known as ISIL, Islamic group of Iraq and the Levant. These despicable creatures have taken over a mass of land equivalent to Belgium. They want to establish a permanent Islamic caliphate (terror...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Aug 26, 2014

    Equally Responsible

    Lumpy watched the Sunday morning talk shows faithfully. Me, not so much. I was on the debate team in school for a short period of time and what I see on Sunday mornings isn't a debate usually. Bullies take over and it becomes a screaming match. I'm not a big fan of bullies and...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Aug 8, 2011

    My Prayer For You; If...

    I believe in the power of prayer, have felt it in my life, so I am stopped in my tracks on this day, praying...If you find yourself alone, that someone will comfort you.If you are cold, that you can find a blanket in which to wrap yourself.If you are scared, that you can find a...
    Quintesse Quintesse
    51-55, F
    5 Responses Mar 15, 2011

    Nuke This

    It's a "grave military provocation" and there have been threats of a "sacred nuclear war". Sure it's politics, but it's also killing, or will be soon. Here's the question--the challenge for anyone out there: What are North and South Korea fighting over? Seriously, if the North is...
    Quintesse Quintesse
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Dec 27, 2010

    This Is Sooo Disgusting - I Hope This Guy Gets Serious Jail Time

    The fundi Mormon leader, Jeffs, is on trial for having sex with minors. He's fired his lawyers numerous times to get postponements. He tried it again last week, deciding to defend himself and asking for a postponement to prepare, the judge said no (good for her). The...
    imabear imabear
    51-55, F
    1 Response Aug 3, 2011

    Currently Unfathomable

    I love politics, and there is nothing more exciting for someone like me than a general election. The only thing more amusing than watching the actual contenders is following those who think they can win. I had my money on Huntsman from day one but no one was listening to me then...
    Quintesse Quintesse
    51-55, F
    4 Responses Nov 15, 2011

    Iraq Vet Has Skull Fractured By Police At Occupy Oakland

    Thousands of people reclaimed the Occupy Oakland encampment in front of City Hall Wednesday after police dispersed them twice on Tuesday — first in a pre-dawn raid on the camp and 12 hours later at night when protesters attempted to retake the park — using beanbag projectiles...
    imabear imabear
    51-55, F
    5 Responses Oct 27, 2011

    Total Abandonment In Australias Scensored Corruption Crisis

    A young Australian woman was caught at an Indonesian airport with 5kg of marijuana stuffed in her boogyboard bag and was arrested for trying to bring the narcotic drug into the penalty severe 3rd world country went to a one eyed Indonesian kangaroo court and slightly missed being...
    lafsnack lafsnack
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Aug 20, 2012

    Can't Help But Think Of

    of this at this time in our history..... 
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Aug 8, 2011

    There is a foul stench of evil in the world.

    More Christians being taken hostage by ISIS in Syria. A modern holocaust is in full swing and the Christians are the victims this time. We as a country and a people are ignoring evil. History tells us this is a very dangerous thing to do. I am ashamed of this President and his...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 25, 2015

    Bernhard Goetz Syndrome

    "If one person was carrying and had courage last week, that guy would've only shot once."--Bert Smith, Gun Vendor, Blackgunstuff  Tuscon, AZ  Really ?   I don't think so. I think the massacre would have been worse. Much worse. But way to encourage the average gun-toting...
    Quintesse Quintesse
    51-55, F
    1 Response Jan 17, 2011

    God Has A Purpose For All Humanity And Is Now Making It Known.

    Each morning I ask God to direct my paths through complete, strong, true and absolute faith while knowing that I am a sinner who can do nothing by myself; and this morning when I checked my email God brought me news and gave me direction. For five years steady I have been...
    timesoftrouble timesoftrouble
    61-65, M
    Aug 27, 2012

    Try Appalachia

    I just read albeit, the computer version, of the release of the two young men being held for trespassing in Iran. I'm sure I'm missing plenty of facts as the journalism from the computer is usually slanted, although I guess no less than newspapers and network news. This is the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Sep 26, 2011

    Mississippi River Continues To Rise

    Looks like they are going to have to open the Morganza Spillway to save Baton Rouge, New Orleans, etc... Please see links for full story and some incredible video footage and pictures of the rising water. That is one powerful river. Mississippi River Morganza Spillway opening...
    imabear imabear
    51-55, F
    5 Responses May 11, 2011

    The Nuclear Disaster In Fukushima

    Regardless Of How The Disaster Occurred This Is The Reason Why We Should Not Use Nuclear Power (The Most Lethal Of All Man Has Created) For Anything At All! Scientists Are Saying The Radioactive Fallout Will Spread Across The Entire Planet And Come Down In Rain And Infect Food...
    tmajor tmajor
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 17, 2011

    FRAUDS AND SCAMS BY US STATE DEPARTMENT MAFIA

    War Is A Racket People go on believing what they read from mainstream media year after year while people are robbed blind and soldiers are used as cannon fodder. State money laundering is the process of disguising illegal sources of money so that it looks like it came from legal...
    THEMADHATTERXXXX THEMADHATTERXXXX
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Oct 31, 2011

    Global Convention 2015 Munich: the event

    which changed the notion of business!Hello Friends!At the beginning of the last month of autumn, energetic business people and those interested in precious metals headed to Munich, one of the main cities of Germany to attend the International Precious Metals & Commodities Show...
    starkkarllois starkkarllois
    26-30, M
    Nov 10, 2015

    Shoeless June

    I admit, I'm no financial wizard and need help with my portfolio. I've never claimed to be schooled on economics, but I do have some common sense. Someone please tell me why there seems to be such shock over the plunge the stock markets have taken in the past couple days. I...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Aug 5, 2011

    Flight Attendants Falling Sick

    There isnews about the “mystery illness” that has reportedly affected at least 280 flight attendants thus far. According to accounts, those afflicted by the condition say they have developed persistently itchy skin, skin lesions, and hair loss, all of which they suspect may...
    lafsnack lafsnack
    51-55, M
    May 30, 2012

    Another Great Fun Video

    This is worth watching too.
    lafsnack lafsnack
    51-55, M
    May 20, 2012
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