Monthly Archives: May 2010

Tropical Storm Agatha kills 142 in Central America

This is insane; how a weak tropical storm can kill this many people! TGO Refer to story below. Source: Associated Press By JUAN CARLOS LLORCA, Associated Press Writer Juan Carlos Llorca, Associated Press Writer GUATEMALA CITY – Flooding and landslides … Continue reading

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Israel boat raid sparks condemnations, protests

For all of you positive-thinking, “optimistic” types out there who really believe that there will be peace in the Middle East – keep dreaming. Only in dreams will there ever be peace in this region. These so-called “peace talks” between … Continue reading

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Tight pants ban takes effect in Indonesia’s Aceh

As much as I criticize religions due to their dangerous nature and the harm that its adherents have perpetrated upon our species throughout history, when I read articles such as the one below I have to laugh at the level … Continue reading

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Al-Jazeera anchorwomen ‘quit in clothing spat’

More examples of the mental retardation which results from religious dogma. Of course, non-Muslims, especially Christians and Jews in the United States, would argue that this fanaticism only occurs in Islamic societies, yet this would be an erroneous assumption. Religion … Continue reading

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Under pressure, Malawi’s leader pardons gay couple

These men should consider themselves fortunate that there was so much pressure on Malawi’s government officials that they were released and pardoned after being sentenced to 14 years in prison. Third world countries such as Malawi and many others are … Continue reading

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Tropical Storm Agatha kills 16 in Central America

The first tropical storm of the season and already there are 16 deaths, and this from just 45 MPH winds. If the occurrence of this storm, even before the onset of the official hurricane season on June 1st is any … Continue reading

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Cyprus trip a political minefield for the pope

It’s a testament to the detrimental nature of religion that even in a small island country such as Cyprus there is a rift between the various religious groups. In addition to the fact that religions are all man-made as are … Continue reading

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Dennis Hopper, Hollywood icon and antihero, dies

Dennis Hopper was quite a character (no pun intended). He was also a good actor, who like many in Hollywood, led a troubled life. TGO Refer to story below. Source: Associated Press By CHRISTOPHER WEBER, Associated Press Writer Christopher Weber, … Continue reading

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