Monthly Archive: May 2011

May 31

Congress mulls cutting Food Stamps… which will never pass., but we can HOPE!

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Congress Mulls Cuts to Food Stamps Program Amid Record Number of Recipients The House Appropriations Committee today will review the fiscal year 2012 appropriations bill for the Department of Agriculture that includes $71 billion for the agency’s “Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.” That’s $2 billion less than what President Obama requested but a 9 percent increase …

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May 28

Movie of the Week #71 – Taking Chance

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Taking Chance I’ll admit I haven’t watched this movie yet, I have it and I’ve lived it 20 years earlier from when this movie is set – so I don’t know if I need to see it and honestly I don’t know if I can. Semper Fi to those that served and are no longer …

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May 27

Have a great Memorial Day Weekend…

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Have a great Memorial Day Weekend – remember it isn’t just about hotdogs and BBQ. It’s about those that gave all for you … I’ll post the movie of the week later and I’ll see you next week maybe I’ll be motivated to write something meaningful, insightful or even clever but it just hasn’t been …

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May 26

Facebook Depression and a generation of pod people.

Social media creates new teen ailment — ‘Facebook depression’ The American Academy of Pediatrics warns of a new problem called “Facebook Depression.” It results from being bombarded with friend tallies, status updates, and photos of people happy, having the time of their lives, when you are not. “If I’m just like sad or something and …

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May 25

Our broke ass government gives itself a bonus…

House members handed out bonuses to staffs during budget crisis Reporting from Washington— Even as deep federal budget cuts loomed at the end of last year, members of Congress from both parties paid taxpayer-funded bonuses to their staffs. Overall, House members spent about $21.5 million more on their office payrolls for the fourth quarter of …

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May 24

These are the people of Wal-Mart

This is one of those week where I just don’t have the mindset to post a lot of deep political thoughts – I have work to do that needs to get done. Besides you get what you pay for don’t you? As you may know I’m not a big fan of Wal-Mart – I have …

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May 23

KY GOV STEVE BESHEAR ASKED TO HOLD HIM ACCOUNTABLE… YOU GOT IT STEVIE

Re-post from the KYGOP… REMEMBER THIS?  Steve Beshear: “I Expect My Administration To Be Accountable.” Contact:  Steve Robertson, Chairman             502-875-5130                                          For Immediate Release: May 23, 2011 ********** “I Expect To Earn Your Trust, Not To Simply Be Given It. I Expect My Administration To Be Accountable — And It Starts At The Top, With Me.” …

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May 21

Movie of the Week #70 – End of the World

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You know the End of the World is tomorrow right? yep the rapture is coming – here’s the story… End of World Sale: Everything Must Go by May 21! Now I there was about 50 movies I could go with but I’m going to pick a old 1977 Christopher Lee B-Movie … End of the …

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May 20

Are you Left or Right?

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Look at the image, maybe you’ve seen is it rotating clockwise or counter clockwise? Right Brain v Left Brain If clockwise, then you use more of the right side of the brain and vice versa. Most of people would see the dancer turning counter-clockwise though you can try to focus and change the direction; see …

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May 20

Almost below flood stage….

How high it got...

It difficult to tell from this image but it’s down about 20 feet and still have quite a bit to go.

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