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Bus crash in Italy tops the headlines this morning – Monday 29 July

The number killed in the Italian bus crash in the last 24 hours is growing. Bodies have been laid on the road in white cloth as injured are pulled from the bus and multi-vehicle wreckage. Tour Bus Fatal Crash – Italy Most news organizations have the dead confirmed up to 38 people with the majority … Continue reading Bus crash in Italy tops the headlines this morning – Monday 29 July

Zimmerman’s Personal Hell

Zimmerman became a free man today. The not guilty verdict brought great disappointment to many including myself.  Its been an experience I have felt twice in the last twenty-four hours. The first is with the not guilty verdict in the death of Trayvon Martin.  I’ve been avoiding writing about it. I didn’t want to make too … Continue reading Zimmerman’s Personal Hell

Sisa And Krokodil: Horror And Despair In The Midst Of Austerity

Have you heard of Sisa?  It’s a drug fast gaining popularity in Greece that makes crystal meth look like a healthy lifestyle alternative. A new and very cheap drug is killing Greek youth who no longer can see a future for themselves. Sisa is a form of crystal meth being mixed with filler ingredients such … Continue reading Sisa And Krokodil: Horror And Despair In The Midst Of Austerity

Catholics and Change: a New Pope with Prehistoric Rhetoric

Change often comes with new leaders, yet if you were expecting the catholic church to change, you’ll be greatly disappointed with Pope Francis, the new name for the former Argentinean clergyman, Jorge Mario Bergoglio.  Despite “change” being touted by the leader of the catholic church in recent weeks,  it appears that it is only cosmetic for the … Continue reading Catholics and Change: a New Pope with Prehistoric Rhetoric

TSA Pats Down Distraught Three Year Old Handicapped Child

From everything that I have heard, seen and read about the  TSA (Transportation Security Administration, a USA government organization), it makes me less inclined to travel to the USA. There are plenty of bad reports on YouTube about the TSA since its introduction.  This news report that I found on YouTube today, makes me even … Continue reading TSA Pats Down Distraught Three Year Old Handicapped Child