2014 in review

January 1, 2015

2014… a year ignored, maybe a little too much? Didn’t post much here. But the New Year is bright.

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,300 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it would take about 22 trips to carry that many people.

Click here to see the complete report.


Change the Name Already!

June 12, 2014

This is an ad that will run in major cities during the NBA finals. Many sites have posted it already, but I found it so moving that I wanted to repost it here.


Miley “I Will Ruin You” Cyrus Gets The Tribute She Deserves

February 1, 2014

I will ruin you!”


NJ Governor Chris Christie Stuck in Traffic Jam Scandal

January 16, 2014

Snarled in a jam of his own making, Governor Chris Christie really wishes he could move on. But daily there are new revelations about his involvement in blocking lanes on the George Washington Bridge in order to punish the mayor of Fort Lee, NJ. Not only that, the jokes keep coming, keeping the issue in the minds of people far away from New Jersey.

This video is the latest.


2013 in review

December 31, 2013

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 2,800 times in 2013. If it were a cable car, it would take about 47 trips to carry that many people.

Click here to see the complete report.


The Spirit of the Holidays

December 11, 2013

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A Tribute to Nelson Mandela

December 6, 2013

This 12-minute remembrance is a succinct overview of Nelson Mandela’s adult life as a leader of the ANC fighting South Africa’s Apartheid system of government. The clip includes rare footage of a news interview with Mandela when he was in hiding in 1960, and audio of his trial in 1964. Nelson Mandela became South Africa’s first black president in 1994.

Democracy Now! dedicates a full hour of coverage on Mandela’s life and work. You can view the entire segment here.