Mitt Romney telling the American people that we need to abandon federal disaster relief programs and his opponent, Ron Paul, looks worried for him.
*Hurricane Sandy has the entire East Coast running scared and preparing for the most treacherous storm in 20 years.
But the real storm is coming November 6, when the country runs out into the streets and into structures called “polling places” to take cover and show off their political prowess for picking the best candidate for President of the United States (Obama).
But it was just a moment ago (in campaign time) that Mitt Romney, stood with other presidential candidate hopefuls like Herman Cain and spoke out to the world that the “federal disaster agencies” should be shut down and the responsibility sent back to the state.
*College costs have shot up over the years and more and more of us will need the assistance of the government to complete a needed college education.
The workforce has become more demanding when it comes to having a college degree. But now the government may have thrown a major monkey wrench in that plan.
According to the Grio, a bill passed just before Christmas that has restricted the eligibility and length of time the pell grant can be used. (more…)
*Network television has taken some major hits this year with the loss of shows that have graced our televisions with decades of entertainment.
It’s hard to replace a show that has run as long as All My Children, As the World Turns, and the powerhouse Oprah show.
According to the Chicago Tribune, contract negotiations has threatened the matrix of the TV Guide grid.
It appears that there is trouble in TV paradise over in the virtual town of Springfield. (more…)
Catherine Kieu Becker, 48, chopped off husband's penis.
*Every man that just read the headline for this story is in pain thinking about it.
Hopefully, it made them also think of every woman they have ever wronged.
We don’t know the impetus for this story, but we do know that there HAS to be a real story behind this. If a woman chops off a penis and doesn’t even give the courtesy “throw” like Lorena Bobbitt did, there must be more to it. (more…)
*A white barber in a small town on the New Hampshire/Vermont border called Bellows Falls, seemed to be saving face when he told a black man that came by his shop that he (the barber) wasn’t in.
The man was just looking for a cut, he didn’t know the barber’s face because he was visiting from out of town. He simply inquired to the barber if he COULD do his hair.
But, instead of telling he felt uncomfortable cutting black hair and quite honestly, he really didn’t know how to cut black hair, he lied. (more…)
Jarrod Wyatt, 26, accused of cutting out friend's heart and tongue and cooking it.
*These guys seemed to whip out there Jeffrey Dahmer starter kits to get themselves in the mood for the “bout” of their life.
Two Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighters, Jarrod Wyatt, 26, and his friend Taylor Powell, 21, and a couple more friends were just hanging out taking ’shrooms (strong hallucinogen drug) when all of a sudden the end of the world was upon them, according to the Times-Standard for Crescent City.
It was time for them to fight the devil … in one another. (more…)
*The entire country is in an uproar on the cutbacks to education from kindergarten to college. But, as the funding has been cut back in states throughout the U.S., student’s tuition and fees have soared as a response. State governments plan to let the students shoulder the burden that they have created.
According to CNN, UC students throughout their system have literally taken to the streets to show their discontent with the nearly $1 billion loss of funding between 2008 and 2010. The cuts include cancelled classes and furlouged professors. Also in the report, fees have increased 182 percent since 2002. (more…)