Kaye Beach Dec 28, 2010 Surfing the ‘Net’ tonight, this article caught my eye. Conservation Easements (CEs)*:Read the fine print before you sign The fact that it caught my eye is solely due to the fact that I have been doing … Contin…
I Spy: Controversial PatriotApp Lets Citizens Alert the Feds Launched in September, the PatriotApp allows people to report criminal or suspicious activity to several federal agencies, including the FBI, EPA, CDC and GAO (Government Accountability Offic…
So, what REALLY happens when you decriminalize drugs? Junkies on every street corner? A surge in drug-related crime? Eight years later, Portugal offers compelling evidence that the US’ beloved War on Drugs is a gargantuan misstep:
While pondering the practice of gift giving this year, I realized that the story of the Wise Men and the ‘Gift of the Magi’ is a profound expression of seeking Him earnestly and giving Him your most precious gifts. I realized that not only do Wise Men Seek Him while He may yet be found, but Wise Men offer Him their lives as well as their earthly treasure. The result is unspeakable, unexplainable, profound and mind bending — life changing. I highly recommend that you enjoy the search and the gift.
You thought you were giving up something? Look again at what He gave you. We have eternity to enjoy unraveling the mystery and the awe of it all!
Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year~
This from the wonderful world of electronic games: Young Jon Shafer, the genius behind Civilization V has left Sid Meier and Firaxis. It kinda reminds you of Jeffrey Katzenberg leaving Disney. Watch out. Whatever happened, my money says that Shafer has depth and Firaxis has made a big mistake. To give you some background, […]
via the Billings Gazette: A funny thing happened on the way to a trial in Missoula County District Court last week.
Jurors – well, potential jurors – staged a revolt.
By Shelli Dawdy During this seemingly endless lame duck session of Congress, there have been several pieces of onerous legislation discussed, debated, and commented on. Recognizing the likelihood of a historical drubbing on Election Day, Democrats withheld action on key legislation, clearly planning an effort to pass their wish list before losing their current level […]
It’s Christmas week, and we’re overdue in setting the mood. Let’s kick it off with this very cool rendition of carols, all played on Apple iPads and iPhones. If you’re an owner / user of these gadgets, it’s very impressive to see, if not, it’s likely amazing. All of the instruments used were available through […]
Wikileaks’ Julian Assange is exemplifying the meaning of the word irony lately. While on the one hand asserting the right to leak information about anything and everything, Assange himself has requested certain information about himself be kept private and, through his attorneys, expressed outrage about…leaks. In a story in The Australian, an Assange attorney was […]
The story of Christmas told by preschool & kindergarten students from Hilltop Preschool & Kindergarten. (from December 16, 2009)
Outrageous (but hardly shocking):
Thanks to Zach from Reason TV for this terrific explanation of what’s really at stake with Net Neutrality regulation: