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  • Prayer Request for my Family Upon the Death of my Daughter

    12/03/2015 7:26:06 PM PST · by rfreedom4u · 192 replies
    12/3/2015 | Rfreedom4u
    In the past I have posted regarding my wife's mental illness and the tough times we have endured because of it. Now I am devastated to tell you all that our 19 year old daughter took her own life on November 23rd. She was diagnosed as bi-polar and was very distraught over her best friend's suicide last year. I've never had to go through anything near this bad and I pray none of you ever do. The loss of one's child is beyond horrendous. So far we've been doing ok but there are periods of extreme grief out of the...
  • Obama is destroying our economy and our military...

    07/10/2009 2:32:21 PM PDT · by Admin Moderator · 108 replies · 3,685+ views
    ...Yet everyone is posting about his ogling girls and his daughter's wardrobe. Please, let's get back on track people! Our country is being destroyed!
  • Robert Wagner mulled killing Warren Beatty due to Natalie Wood

    09/25/2008 11:43:33 AM PDT · by SilvieWaldorfMD · 108 replies · 17,901+ views
    Reuters ^ | 9/25/08 | Christian Wiessner
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Actor Robert Wagner says he was so distraught over the break-up of his first marriage to actress Natalie Wood that he pondered suicide and would sit with a gun outside the home of her lover, Warren Beatty, intent on killing him. "Pieces of My Heart," Wagner's autobiography released this week, reveals details of his career and life, including the split with Wood, their decision to remarry a decade later and her drowning death in 1981. "I was pretty young, and I don't think I could have ever gone through with that act, but I was pretty...
  • (Vanity) I cannot find the State-specific message boards

    07/16/2008 5:07:56 AM PDT · by grey_whiskers · 8 replies · 670+ views
    grey_whiskers ^ | 7-16-2008 | grey_whiskers
    I cannot find the state-specific message boards since coming back from vacation on Sunday. Can anyone help me find them? Cheers!
  • Madonna to be inducted into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

    Madonna, Leonard Cohen, the Dave Clark Five, the Ventures and John Mellencamp. The inductees will be honored at a ceremony on March 10 at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York.
  • 2008 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Nominees Announced

    10/05/2007 8:06:33 PM PDT · by SilvieWaldorfMD · 166 replies · 1,974+ views
    Rolling Stone ^ | 9/27/07
    Madonna, the Beastie Boys, the Dave Clark Five, Leonard Cohen, Afrika Bambaataa, John Mellencamp, the Ventures, Donna Summer and Chic have been nominated for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year. Five acts will make it into the Hall of Fame in 2008.
  • Sabre-Toothed Tiger Was A Pussycat

    10/01/2007 6:57:03 PM PDT · by blam · 39 replies · 18,097+ views
    The Telegraph (UK) ^ | 10-2-2007 | Roger Highfield
    Sabre-toothed tiger was just a pussycat By Roger Highfield, Science Editor Last Updated: 12:01am BST 02/10/2007 It may have had some of the most ferocious teeth ever seen on a mammal but scientists say that the much feared sabre-tooth tiger was actually a bit of a pussycat. Smilodon, the sabre-tooth tiger, roamed across North and South America until 10,000 years ago Powerfully built, with upper canines like knives, the sabre-tooth tiger was a fearsome predator of Ice-Age America's lost giants, such as bison and horses, perhaps even mammoths. But while Smilodon ("knife tooth") may have had an impressive set of...
  • Bikini overload in Bondi record (Australia)

    09/27/2007 3:03:55 AM PDT · by Dundee · 98 replies · 1,039+ views ^ | Wednesday Sep 26 2007 | Sean Cusick
    It was a sea of skin, peroxide and fake tan — over 1000 women in bikinis descending on Bondi Beach in an attempt to beat a world record that didn't actually exist. The event, organised as a promotion between Cosmopolitan Magazine and Gillette, aspired to set a Guiness World Record for the "world's biggest swimsuit shoot". A blend of 100 paid models and many more volunteers — mostly more interested in the free $120 goody bag than the notion of creating history — gathered in the sun. However, there was widespread confusion between the models and other attendees regarding how...
  • Russian woman's 12th baby weighs in at 7.75 kg [17.1 lbs]

    09/26/2007 4:24:54 PM PDT · by mickeylee · 29 replies · 204+ views
    Yahoo! News ^ | Wed Sep 26, 10:16 AM ET
    BARNAUL, Russia (Reuters) - A Siberian woman who gave birth to her 12th child -- doing more than her fair share to stem Russia's population decline -- was stunned to find that little Nadia weighed in at a massive 7.75 kg (17.1 lb).
  • A humble interface suggestion (Vanity

    09/25/2007 5:05:31 PM PDT · by ReignOfError · 44 replies · 123+ views
    Mt fevetred imagination | 9/25/07 | ReignOError
    I love FR. I like the fact that the user interface remains clean and that the pages load fast. I can use it from the big screen on my desk, the small screen on my desktop, or even from my cell phone; on fiber or DSL or dial-upfrom Timbuktu.. But I have a suggestion that would make it easier to use for me, and maybe for some other folk. What I'd like to see is a "My recent threads" red-text up where the posts to/from and the new mail are. Here's how I use FR: First thing I do after...
  • Sunday Night Football (Futbol Americano)on NBC

    09/23/2007 7:25:11 PM PDT · by RDDABlack · 59 replies · 420+ views
    So,I am sitting in my living room in a small town in Maryland. And now I have to know Spanish to figure out the Score of the Game. I do not care. TV is Off. The is the United States. This is American Football. We speak English. I now do not watch NBC football !
  • Man hides sex toys in the wurst way...

    09/20/2007 11:29:22 AM PDT · by Red in Blue PA · 46 replies · 45+ views
    Reuters ^ | 9/19/2007 | Reuters
    BERLIN (Reuters) - Staff at a German butcher's shop were shocked to discover a customer had hidden two sex toys in their sausages for transport to Dubai, police said Wednesday.
  • (WEIRD) Janet Reno CD in stores now

    09/18/2007 6:37:43 PM PDT · by DogByte6RER · 60 replies · 787+ views
    UPI ^ | Sept. 18, 2007 | UPI
    Janet Reno CD in stores now Published: Sept. 18, 2007 at 8:20 PM KENDALL, Fla., Sept. 18 (UPI) -- A three-CD album of historical songs from former U.S. Attorney General Janet Reno debuted Tuesday. "Song of America," a 50-tune "history book'" that Reno helped shepherd, is in stores now, the Miami Herald has reported. Reno is listed as an executive producer on the collection, which starts in 1492 with "Lakota Dream Song" and spans 25 eras of U.S. history, concluding with "Where Were You When the World Stopped Turning," a song about the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks. Reno said...
  • Green Bay 35, NY Giants 13 (Brett Favre becomes winningest quarterback in NFL history)

    09/16/2007 2:24:44 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 22 replies · 593+ views
    Yahoo!Sports ^ | September 16, 2007 | TOM CANAVAN
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- Brett Favre picked a near-perfect way to become the winningest quarterback in NFL history. Favre completed his first 14 passes of the second half and threw three touchdown passes to rally the Green Bay Packers to a 35-13 victory over Eli Manning and the New York Giants on Sunday. The victory was the 149th of Favre's 17-year career and gave him one more than Hall of Famer John Elway. It also gave the Packers their first 2-0 start since they won their first three in 2001. The loss was the second straight for the undisciplined...
  • (Paul v Clinton) DFU receives Fed-Ex from Norman Hsu! Could this be his real Hsuicide note?

    09/13/2007 8:55:13 AM PDT · by doug from upland · 25 replies · 1,740+ views
    Norman Hsu? ^ | 9-14-07 | Norman Hsu?
    FR POST ABOUT THE SUICIDE NOTE Here is the letter I just received by Fed-Ex. I don't know whether someone is playing a joke on me or this is real. You decide.
  • Milwaukee Man Sues Makers of Brut After Cologne Ignites on Camping Trip

    09/12/2007 5:57:36 PM PDT · by lowbridge · 79 replies · 1,515+ views
    AP/Fox News ^ | September 12, 2007
    Charles B. Lewitzke's case was filed in the U.S. District Court in Wisconsin's Eastern District this week. He is seeking unspecified damages from Helen of Troy Ltd., an El Paso, Texas company that owns and markets Brut, and Unilever Home & Personal Care USA, of New Jersey, a division of Conopco Inc., which had previously owned the product. -snip He washed and shaved in a bathhouse on the camp grounds and applied Brut lotion to his face, neck and chest with his hands. He also used the aerosol deodorant. He then went to a fire pit to cook breakfast. His...
  • Hate Crime Arrest - 4 juveniles (3 are black; 1 is white)

    09/12/2007 5:24:24 PM PDT · by SilvieWaldorfMD · 4 replies · 160+ views
    Here in Charles Co., MD, we've had a serious rash of hate crimes for the past two years or so. In today's edition of our local newspaper, the Maryland Independent, it was reported that four juveniles were arrested last week for their involvement in an August hate crime in which offensive language, such as "KKK", "Gay Pride" and obscene language, was spray-painted on 16 cars and driveways and mailboxes in a Waldorf neighborhood. The victims are all African-American. But, get this -- out of the four juveniles, THREE ARE BLACK AND ONE IS WHITE. This small column was buried in...
  • Buffet Worker Stomps Garlic With Boots

    09/11/2007 7:41:41 PM PDT · by JACKRUSSELL · 41 replies · 981+ views
    Associated Press ^ | September 11, 2007 | Associated Press
    (NANUET, N.Y.) - Stomping on garlic with your shoes on is apparently not the correct way to prepare food. The Rockland County health department hit the Great China Buffet restaurant with two violations after someone took pictures of an employee stomping on a bowl of garlic with his boots in an alley. The man alerted health inspectors. "I go back there, and the guy's stepping on garlic," said Dan Barreto, who used to eat at the restaurant. "There he was just jumping up and down on it, smashing it up, having a good time." The health department does not consider...
  • The New Fat?

    09/10/2007 9:40:52 AM PDT · by The_Tick_01 · 29 replies · 744+ views
    Blonde Sagacity ^ | 09/10/2007 | Brian Cherry
    I don’t often remark on entertainment subjects; this is the sort of thing I leave to people whose childhoods included eating paint chips while listening to Casey Kasem. With that said, the Britney Spears debacle during the MTV Video Music Awards is a situation that requires a comment. I will leave the topic of her lip syncing, dancing, and speculation of her intoxication level to those who were apologists for Marv Albert after he slipped on a leather teddy and bit a prostitute a decade of so ago. It is the criticism of her body that I am having a...
  • Tribute to the Drummer - streaming now

    09/09/2007 4:01:06 PM PDT · by guinness4strength · 6 replies · 485+ views
    106.7 WRHC FM ^ | 9-9-07 | Joe Moody
    Tribute to the Drummer - streaming now Good stuff with the drummer in mind playing now until 9 eastern tonight: Winamp or iTunes: ListenWindows Media: Listen