A daily series, Connect! Unite! Act! seeks to create face-to-face networks in each congressional district. Groups ...
Safety Harbor is a little town of about 18,000 people located on the Pinellas County side of Tampa Bay. The Spanish conquistadors Narvayez and De Soto both landed here. The name comes from the 17th ...
Oh, certainly he has an exploratory committee . Who doesn't? Got one myself, somewhere around here.
He's talking it over with his family and the Almighty . He's giving the idea quiet contemplation ...
TMZ is reporting that TLC is thinking about goign foreword with 19 kids and counting but just removing josh.
Say what you will about TMZ, but they have been spot on with the reporting on this.
Last night, after a series of votes related to amendments and final passage of the Trade Promotion Authority, the Senate moved on to consider NSA-related legislation.
First up was the USA FREEDOM ...
I read this piece today in the Times
I think it has some merit. I ...
It's been a rough and tumble May. Temperatures up and down, no rain, but the garden persisting throughout.
We even had snow in May!
More garden musing shared below....
The Saturday Morning Home Repair Blog (SMHRB) is where we gather to discuss the many and varied aspects of home repair. Some here are trained professionals. Some, talented DIYers. All are welcome.
Hello again painting fans.
I remember when Disney movies had genuinely terrifying moments but also a deep message to convey. I remember watching Disney movies that though they might have had a PG-13, PG or even G at times, ...
"Arkansas police have destroyed the records of the investigation into Josh Duggar's alleged molestation of five underage girls, a police spokesman announced Friday, a day after the reality TV star ...
Today is a historic day. By all accounts the people of Ireland have 'resoundingly' (WaPo's description) voted to enshrine Marriage Equality in the Irish Constitution. It appears that Yes will carry ...
A number with various connotation, none of which are relevant to this reflection.
In this case it is merely a measure of longevity in years.
I can turn to my Facebook page as the ...
How can unionized workers and unemployed workers stand together?
Perhaps we can look to the past for examples of the power of such solidarity.
On this day in Labor History the year was 1934.
Early results in the marriage equality referendum indicate a very strong showing for the yes vote. It's looking like a celebratory mood is emerging already within the Irish gay community, although ...
What Does Memorial Day Mean To You?
As another Memorial Day approaches I often wondered what its purpose might be to the average American. It seems to be a day where they will take time out of ...
You can follow reports of the vote count live.
www.rte.ie - live Referendum and by-election counts
Some truly amazing vote results even in rural areas and in working class areas.
The "No" side ...
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We're known as the MOTley Crew and you can find us here every morning at 7:00 am Eastern (and perhaps sometimes earlier!). Feel free to ...
There is a character in Thornton Wilder’s play, “Our Town,” named Simon Stinson, an alcoholic with secrets, we are told, who was “Not cut out for small town life.” Simon lived in the ...