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  • Church Members Mistreat Homeless Man in Church ~

    09/18/2013 7:05:44 PM PDT · by SkyDancer · 91 replies
    ireporterstv.com ^ | September 16 2013 | Efe Tega
    Church Members Mistreat Homeless Man in Church Unaware It Is Their Pastor in Disguise
  • Need Help With Profile Page (Vanity)

    02/22/2013 4:48:48 PM PST · by SkyDancer · 39 replies
    Skydancer | 22 Feb 2013 | Skydancer
    Profile page only loads some of my pictures from Photobucket.
  • U.N. Human Rights Council Calls for Boycott of U.S. Companies

    10/25/2012 11:29:23 AM PDT · by SkyDancer · 25 replies
    The Washington Free Beacon ^ | October 25, 2012 12:56 pm | Washington Free Beacon Staff
    The Washington Free Beacon has obtained a report soon to be released by the United Nations that calls for an international campaign of legal attacks and economic warfare on a group of American companies that do business in Israel, including Hewlett-Packard, Caterpillar Inc., and Motorola Solutions Inc.
  • Jessica Joy Rees Never Give Up

    01/06/2012 4:29:55 PM PST · by SkyDancer
    http://www.jessicajoyrees.com/ ^ | 01/06/2012 | Skydancer
    IN LOVING MEMORY… On January 5, 2012 Jessie earned her angel wings after her ten month fight with brain cancer. Her courageous legacy will go on forever as the amazing team of compassionate people known at TeamNEGU continue to spread hope, joy and love to kids
  • Couple Married 72 Years Dies Holding Hands

    10/19/2011 9:01:03 AM PDT · by SkyDancer · 35 replies
    KCCI* TV ^ | October 19, 2011 | KCCI8
    Copyright story. Short synopsis follows: DES MOINES, Iowa -- An Iowa couple who was married for 72 years died one hour apart last week in the hospital as they held hands. Read more: http://www.kcci.com/news/29528191/detail.html#ixzz1bFAabX00
  • Need Help With Protecting My Laptop

    08/08/2009 2:21:55 PM PDT · by SkyDancer · 54 replies · 2,718+ views
    08/08/2009 | Skydancer
    Hope this is the right area to post this geek thing. I'm trying to locate a program to protect my laptop in case it's stolen. I have passwords on it but I would like to have a USB flash drive as a key/lock. If the flash drive is not installed then the laptop can't be booted or accessed in any way. The USB flash drive has to be inserted into the laptop before it's turned on and the laptop needs to access a program on it before it would boot. Any ideas?
  • On D-Day Anniversary, Google Memorializes... Tetris?

    06/06/2009 2:42:34 PM PDT · by SkyDancer · 28 replies · 1,263+ views
    Warner Todd Huston's blog ^ | June 6, 2009 - 08:29 | Warner Todd Huston
    On June 6, 1944, the crucial Normandy Landings that formed the spearhead of the Allied invasion of Nazi held Europe occurred. D-Day ultimately led to the victory of the Allies over the despotic Nazi regime. Now here we are on June 6, 2009 and, in its inimitable way, Google has decided to memorialize the important occasion by adding an image on its homepage depicting... the computer game Tetris.Yes, it's far more important to Google to celebrate the anniversary of the invention of the video game Tetris than to memorialize D-Day. It just warms the heart, doesn't it?
  • United Airlines Won't Help Rush You To Your Dying Mother's Bedside.

    04/12/2009 7:12:31 PM PDT · by SkyDancer · 86 replies · 2,893+ views
    The Consumerist ^ | Sun Apr 12 2009, | By Carey, 6:00 PM
    Because "It's Time For The Ticketing Agent's Break" Mike rushed his girlfriend to the airport to catch a flight to see her dying mother, only to watch her miss the flight because United Airline's ticketing agent refused to help because "it was time for her to go on her break." Passengers waiting in line were more than willing to let Mike's girlfriend skip to the front of the line, but her sad situation apparently wasn't enough to earn the agent's sympathies. When his girlfriend finally reached the gate in time to watch her flight depart, the gate agent defended his...
  • U.S. Marine Fighter Pilot Chats with Iranian Air Defense Radar

    04/10/2009 12:45:50 PM PDT · by SkyDancer · 31 replies · 3,859+ views
    Patriot Room ^ | 2009-04-06 | Scott Martin
    According to a Marine Pilot… In addition to communicating with the local Air Traffic Control facility, all aircraft in the Persian Gulf AOR are required to give the Iranian Air Defense Radar (military) a ten minute “heads up” if they will be transiting Iranian airspace. This conversation was recorded on the VHF Guard (emergency) frequency 121.5 MHz, while flying from Europe to Dubai ..
  • Jimmy Carter: The Civil War Was 'Un-Christian'

    03/24/2009 1:54:32 PM PDT · by SkyDancer · 233 replies · 4,319+ views
    US News ^ | Tue, Mar 24, 2009 at 11:06:08 am PDT | Ira Stoll
    Here’s the latest outrage from Jimmy Carter, the ex-President so many Americans love to hate: He claims the Civil War - which he calls, Southern-style, “The War Between the States” - was un-Christian and could have been avoided. The comments come in a new book, “In Lincoln’s Hand: His Original Manuscripts With Commentary By Distinguished Americans.” Carter comments on a passage by Lincoln in which Lincoln writes: “I am almost ready to say this is probably true - that God wills this contest, and wills that it shall not end yet.” Carter writes that he finds the Lincoln writing “very...
  • Mom given ticket for reviving son

    03/24/2009 1:32:32 PM PDT · by SkyDancer · 29 replies · 976+ views
    2009 United Press International, Inc ^ | March 22, 2009 at 2:01 PM | Unknown
    LONDON, March 22 (UPI) -- Disability activists say they're backing a British mother given a $145 parking ticket when she stopped to revive her severely disabled son.
  • Southwest Airlines puts pilot on leave after report of alcohol smell.

    01/09/2009 11:28:00 AM PST · by SkyDancer · 29 replies · 989+ views
    The Dallas Morning News ^ | 01:13 PM CST on Friday, January 9, 2009 | By TERRY MAXON
    Southwest Airlines Co. has put a Chicago-based pilot on paid leave and is investigating a Columbus, Ohio, incident Tuesday in which the pilot allegedly prepared to operate a flight with alcohol on his breath.
  • Need Help With Firefox Browser

    01/08/2009 1:00:24 PM PST · by SkyDancer · 21 replies · 2,450+ views
    01/08/2009 | Skydancer
    When I upgraded to the latest Firefox I can no longer sort my bookmarks alphabetically. Help!
  • Stress takes toll on Obama, develops chronic facial tic

    11/30/2008 2:16:51 PM PST · by SkyDancer · 302 replies · 8,722+ views
    World Net Daily ^ | November 29, 2008 | © 2008 WorldNetDaily
    The strain of the long campaign and a frenetic transition period is beginning to wear on the face of President-elect Barack Obama, who has developed a facial tic under his right eye. The tic on the lower part of his right orbital bone is clearly visible in his recent interview with ABC's Barbara Walters. Campaign insiders say it first emerged during the primary season and has now become chronic.
  • Happy National Ammo Day!

    11/19/2008 6:02:02 PM PST · by SkyDancer · 5 replies · 398+ views
    The Patriot Room ^ | November 19th, 2008 at 3:42 pm | Bill Dupray
    November 19 is National Ammo Day. November 19 is National Ammo Day. It is a nationwide BUYcott of ammunition. You buy ammunition. 100 Rounds a person. The goals of Ammo Day: The goal of National Ammo Day is to empty the ammunition from the shelves of your local gun store, sporting goods, or hardware store and put that ammunition in the hands of law-abiding citizens. Make your support of the Second Amendment known–by voting with your dollars! There are an estimated 75 MILLION gun owners in the United States of America. If each gun owner or Second Amendment supporter buys...
  • Delta Makes Woman With Muscular Dystrophy Crawl Off Plane

    07/29/2008 6:41:47 PM PDT · by SkyDancer · 57 replies · 335+ views
    The Consumerist ^ | July 20th. 2008 | Ben Popkin - Blogger Post
    On July 20th, Julianna's (delayed) Delta flight landed in Atlanta at 7:30pm, with a connecting flight scheduled for 8:05pm. Julianna, who has muscular dystrophy, missed the connecting flight because nobody came with a wheelchair until 8:05—the same time the connecting flight took off. To make matters worse, the plane crew told Julianna she might make the flight anyway if she stopped waiting for help and got off the plane right now, so she crawled down the stairs on her own. When the wheelchair came she was "wheeled into a back room and advised" that her plane had taken off. But...
  • Haditha Marine prepares to sue Murtha over smear

    06/19/2008 8:19:10 PM PDT · by SkyDancer · 56 replies · 78+ views
    © 2008 WorldNetDaily ^ | June 18, 2008 | © 2008 WorldNetDaily
    With most of the eight Marines charged in the Haditha, Iraq, incident now exonerated, the highest-ranking officer among the accused is considering a lawsuit against Democratic Rep. John Murtha, who fueled the case by declaring the men cold-blooded killers.
  • Airport Found Legitimate In Troop Treatment

    01/31/2008 9:03:21 PM PST · by SkyDancer · 19 replies · 62+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | January 31, 2008 | Audrey Hudson
    The Oakland International Airport did not break any laws or regulations when it denied 200 marines and soldiers access to the passenger terminal during a layover last year from Iraq to the troops home in Hawaii, the Transportation Department says.
  • After complaint in Riverside, flag-folding recitation banned at veterans cemeteries nationwide

    10/26/2007 7:55:11 PM PDT · by SkyDancer · 35 replies · 998+ views
    Riverside Press-Enterprise ^ | 08:12 AM PDT on Thursday, October 25, 2007 | By JOE VARGO
    Through thousands of military burials, Memorial Honor Detail volunteers at Riverside National Cemetery have folded the American flag 13 times and recited the significance of every fold to survivors of those being laid to rest. The first fold, a narrator tells relatives, represents life, the second a belief in eternal life. The 11th fold celebrates Jewish war veterans and "glorifies the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac and the God of Jacob." A single complaint lodged against the words for the 11th fold recently prompted the National Cemetery Administration to ban the entire recital at all 125 national cemeteries....
  • Two Bombs Were Set To Blow In London

    06/29/2007 3:52:26 PM PDT · by SkyDancer · 34 replies · 1,119+ views
    Sky News ^ | Friday June 29, 2007 | Not Mentioned
    Police have confirmed that not one, but two massive car bombs were set to explode in the heart of London's West End. >snip< In a news conference Deputy Assistant Commissioner Peter Clarke said the second car, a blue Mercedes, was parked a few hundred yards from the first in Cockspur Street which runs between Haymarket and Trafalgar Square. >snip
  • From Mary Jo Kopechne

    08/03/2005 7:51:59 PM PDT · by SkyDancer · 31 replies · 1,119+ views
    Unknown ^ | August 3, 2005 | Posted By Skydancer
    From Mary Jo Kopechne I would have been 65 years of age this year. Read about me and my killer below.
  • The Media Are the Enemy [BARF ALERT}

    05/25/2005 11:38:10 AM PDT · by SkyDancer · 28 replies · 936+ views
    The Seattle PI ^ | May 25, 2005 | Cartoonist Horsey
    The Media Are the Enemy The Seattle Post-Intelligencer’s Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist David Horsey demonstrates once again the deep respect America’s media elites have for our armed forces. (Do I need a sarcasm tag?)
  • Supreme Court Declares The Constitution un-Constitutional [Humor]

    05/18/2005 3:02:54 PM PDT · by SkyDancer · 18 replies · 472+ views
    May 18, 2005 | Skydancer
    While sitting in my pre-law class (yep, lots of Libs there) I came up with this (I thought) brilliant concept. What would happen if the Supreme Court decided that the Constitution as written was un-Constitutional? The mind boggles. I think that someone may have thought of this idea before but thought I'd run it past people here.
  • Times Exec: No Plans to Further Charge for Web [Update]

    05/17/2005 3:07:03 PM PDT · by SkyDancer · 10 replies · 787+ views
    The Associated Press ^ | Published: May 17, 2005 | By Anick Jesdanun
    NEW YORK (AP) - The New York Times Co.'s decision to charge for online access to Op-Ed and news columnists should not be seen as a first step toward placing even more articles behind a subscription wall, a Times executive said Tuesday.
  • 'New York Times' to Start Charging for Some Web Content in September [No, I'm Serious}

    05/17/2005 2:40:54 PM PDT · by SkyDancer · 16 replies · 401+ views
    Editor and Publisher ^ | Published: May 16, 2005 2:55 PM ET | By E&P Staff
    NYT responds to sagging subscription sales, brought on by the public's access to countless free news sources online, by charging for their web content.
  • Blogs Buzz of DePaul Instructor's Removal After Dispute With Muslim Students

    05/14/2005 1:36:38 PM PDT · by SkyDancer · 10 replies · 847+ views
    Associated Press Writer ^ | May 14, 2005 | Nicole Ziegler Dizon
    CHICAGO (AP) - A longtime DePaul University instructor who argued with pro-Palestinian students at a campus activities fair last fall no longer works for the school. That much is not in dispute.
  • Mexico Irked at California Governor's Praise of 'Minuteman' Border Project

    04/29/2005 1:55:43 PM PDT · by SkyDancer · 129 replies · 2,294+ views
    AP Wire Service ^ | Apr 29, 2005 | Will Weissert
    MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexico on Friday condemned the comments of California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, who praised hundreds of civilian volunteers guarding the Arizona-Mexican border in search of people crossing illegally.