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  • Coming Attractions: New movie Chappaquiddick may threaten Kennedy mythology

    12/23/2017 8:00:43 AM PST · by rktman · 64 replies ^ | 12/23/2017 | Thomas Lifson
    By the standards of the #MeToo movement, the late Senator Ted Kennedy was a monster, far worse than anything alleged about Harvey Weinstein. And he has never been held to account, by the media and historians, for his brutal crmies against women. He not only accidentally killed one of his prey, Mary Jo Kopechne, he engaged in a vicious sexual assault in public, in the so-called “waitress sandwich” attack. Readers unfamiliar with that incident are urged to read the undisputed account of the violent attack that was witnessed by fellow diners at Washington’s expensive La Brasserie restaurant.
  • Look what was on the back of my Lifesavers Gummies(Vanity)

    08/04/2010 4:49:57 PM PDT · by aft_lizard · 29 replies
    Me | 08/04/10 | Me
    Every once in awhile I get a sweet tooth and one of my go to candies are gummy candy. Anyways although I can be a bit immature at times I found this joke on the back of the candy bag to be tasteless and inappropriate:
  • One Woman Gives Man's Best Friend a Chance (Pit Bull-Title shortened)

    10/29/2009 10:36:16 AM PDT · by papasmurf · 2 replies · 318+ views ^ | 10/29/2009 | papasmurf
    (Actual Title was too long...Here's the original ) One Woman Gives Man and Man's Best Friend a Chance At Redemption In Animal Planet's Pit Bulls And Parolees {snip}Pit bulls are eager to please, faithful and enthusiastic friends and pleasant with children according to credible canine organizations. Really, it's true. Yet, the public largely associates these dogs with fear, danger and unyielding aggression toward people. Pit bulls actually were once ranked among American's top five favorite pets and also known as the "nanny dog" for their gentleness with children. But they have fallen from grace. Now often associated with gang members,...
  • Palace Drill Prepares Combat Lifesavers for Real-Life Attack

    02/20/2006 11:28:52 AM PST · by SandRat · 2 replies · 252+ views
    American Forces Press Service ^ | Feb 20, 2006 | Spc. James P. Hunter, USA
    CAMP VICTORY, Iraq, Feb. 20, 2006 – Just as any other day at Al Faw Palace, soldiers work to continue the mission of freeing Iraq. Boom! Suddenly the palace shakes and the noise within becomes faint. Soldiers run around frantically, trying to figure out what has went wrong. A bomb went off within the palace. Seven soldiers lie wounded on the ground. Combat lifesavers rush over to provide the casualties with medical aid. Thankfully, this scenario was an exercise based on a simulated attack on the palace Feb. 17. The exercise prepares soldiers within the palace in the event of...
  • Lifesavers candy abandons U.S. plant

    06/01/2002 4:25:00 PM PDT · by FourPeas · 65 replies · 4,487+ views ^ | May 31 | Kevin Tibbles
    Manufacturer says high cost of sugar in U.S. prompted exit Several hundred workers at the Lifesavers candy plant in Holland, Michigan are losing their jobs, as the company moves production to Canada. NBC’s Kevin Tibbles reports. HOLLAND, Mich., May 31 — Sometimes steps taken to protect American jobs, however well intentioned, may in fact have exactly the opposite result. Several hundred workers at a Michigan plant that makes Lifesavers candy are losing their jobs — because the company is moving production out of the United States. It is a very sour ending, for an all-American city. THEY’RE CALLING it death...