Monthly Archives: May 2009

Family axes wedding plans, Egyptian cuts off organ

My last post of May, 2009. There isn’t much to add to the story below. Backward people with backward beliefs never seem to disappoint… TGO Refer to story below. Source: Associated Press By SARAH EL DEEB, Associated Press Writer Sarah … Continue reading

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Official: US-Cuba talks on immigration to resume

It looks as if ever so slowly positive strides will be made, under the Obama administration, for what will hopefully be a democratic government in Cuba. It’s about time changes came about after over 50 years of communism under dictator … Continue reading

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Pakistan: Corpses lie exposed in retaken Swat town

More craziness, bloodshed and loss of life directly linked to religion. The story below deals with Islamic extremists; how surprising! There is no end to this conflict. TGO Refer to story below. Source: Associated Press By INAM UR-REHMAN, Associated Press … Continue reading

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Fla. priest who left Catholic Church preps sermon

Isn’t it amazing how anyone associated with religion can break the rules of the church they belong to, or even of society, and be pardoned by the community simply because they are a “man of the cloth.” A former co-worker … Continue reading

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US transport boss: Spain’s trains are US’ model

I’ve never really quite understood why the United States has lagged behind other countries such as Spain, France and Japan when it comes to high speed trains. We arguably have a greater degree of technology than any other country in … Continue reading

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Lemuel K. Washburn: “Are Christians Intelligent or Honest”?

Future generations will regard the men who accept the Christian superstitions either as simple or dishonest. We are forced to doubt the sanity or sincerity of people who profess to believe in the doctrine of the Trinity, in a “begotten … Continue reading

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Bush defends harsh interrogation tactics: report

Is it just me, or does George W. Bush really look dumb? I know he wasn’t the smartest of presidents, and he definitely couldn’t speak worth a damn, but I always thought he also looked dumb as well. Either way, … Continue reading

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US soldier killed in northern Iraq, military says

This senseless war continues and more American soldiers die. If I recall correctly, George W. Bush declared that the war was over six years ago, yet young men and women continue to die. What a farce… TGO Refer to story below. … Continue reading

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