Occupy LA
I was driving on the 1-10 freeway in Phoenix while listening to a local radio talk show station. Believe me, sometimes…
Are You Prepping for Cold Weather Power Outage?
If you live where it gets cold and sometimes colder than cold, you may have been the victim of a cold weather power…
The Drunken Horseman
Well, it ain't quite paradise, but I can't complain. I'm comfortable, I'm well-fed, I own a house and a car and we…
Understand What Spear Phishing Is, By Contacting
‘Spear phishing’, the newest in the line of online scams, can make any user an easy target. It’s a situation…
The New Society
There is one thing in common with the accumulation of great power and total freedom. They both come with even greater…
The National Health Service - Do Not Disturb,
Well the NHS (National Health Service) has done it again and scored what can only be described as an own goal. I do…
Pure Opinion Articles (454)
Thrift Store Shopping: Great Deals Right In Your Hometown
A lot of people these days LOVE to shop at Wal-mart and the mall and K-mart and all these chain stores and think that $20 for a hoodie that barely fits is a good deal. Well, for those that only have $20 to their name, such as I, think that…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Mar 08, 2011  
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Violent Video Games And Children
Today I came across a topic in the news that really resounded with me. A decision has just been made by the California Supreme Court to not ban retail stores from selling violent video games to minors, i.e. children under the age of 18. Again, they decided NOT to ban…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Jun 28, 2011  
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The Sagacity Of Art
Overcoming the Threshold of Censors via the Soul's Sensors Define art. Art is the transmutation of that which is abstract into that which is material, or it is the transformation of that which is felt by an artist beyond the ordinary realm into an observable form or practice. Art may…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Nov 30, 2011  
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Is Investment Parenting A Waste Of Time?
Are you the sort of parent who pushes your child to do all sorts of activities? According to Dr Caplan, a well known parenting guru from the George Mason University in Virginia, America, if you do so then you’re probably wasting your time. In his new book to be published…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   May 16, 2011  
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Charlie Sheen Gets Fired And Ready to Make A Change In His Life
Charlie Sheen gets fired via text message. That’s the latest, and I’m sure there is more to come. In recent weeks, the world has been watching the “Charlie Sheen debacle” and today there is another story added to the mess. Last week Sheen created a Twitter account and in less…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Mar 08, 2011  
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The MAC King Has Died! Long Live the King
His arrival was timely. The era of Thomas Edison like inventors had sprung anew. Only the outward appearances had changed  Now there were young college entreprenues that were translating established forms of communication into a personal experience with NO HOLDS BARRED! The sky was the limit and the only restriction…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Oct 06, 2011  
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Are You Ready For A Police State
When the Federal Government starts spying on its citizens and harassing them for something you may have said, that is the beginning of a Police State. When police can arrest you and hold you indefinitely without charging you, that is the beginning of a Police State. If you are not…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Jun 03, 2011  
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Ipad mini Rumor or Fact
From  IPods  to  Iphones  Apple  products  have  always  seemed  to  amaze  the  customers. Apple has not only  out done itself with its computers the Mac and Mac book pro. Apple  is now come out with a newer  and  better  Iphone. The  Iphone  4s  not only has a sleeker look but…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Oct 17, 2011  
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The Latest Super Injunction - Privacy Laws Through the Back Door?
Another day and another super injunction. The UK newspapers are full of discussions about the latest super injunction. Yesterday judges put in place a super injunction to protect the family of a well known married actor who has allegedly been having an affair. The judges have said that this injunction…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Apr 21, 2011  
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Boots On The Ground In Libya - Another War?
I can't believe the headline I just read in the breaking news. "Boots on the Ground in Libya" is a sure sign we are in another war. It wasn't good enough that we sent air support, we had to send troops in as well. There are several points that make…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Sep 12, 2011  
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Illegal Immigration: President Obama's Dream Doomed?
Maybe there is hope for making a stand against President Obama's decree that temporarily legalizes many young illegal immigrants. Nebraska has joined Arizona and is not willing to issue driver's licenses or other state benefits to the newly 'legalized' illegal immigrants! Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman said that Obama's DREAM-like program…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Aug 20, 2012  
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No More Control - Planet Of Slavery
Planet Of Slavery Slavery should be a growing concern to everyone. Today more people are enslaved than at any other moment in the history of man and yet most people do not even realize that they are by definition slaves. Of course many would argue that this is not the…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Jan 04, 2012  
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Some Important Shopping Days All Over the World
Almost everyday we need to shop. No one will refuse the fact. If you like shopping, you must not ignore the importance of the following crazy shopping days: Black Friday,Boxing Day, Double 11. Black Friday is the Friday following Thanksgiving Day(the fourth Thursday of November) in the United States and…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Dec 18, 2014  
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Obama Found Out In the Open: Duh!
Over the years I have written on the Internet (as Taylor Jones, the Hack Writer) that Osama Bin Laden was hiding somewhere in plain sight. I suggested that he was sipping lemonade in Mecca where his family had done much construction work. I said that since it is not all…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   May 12, 2011  
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Gay Marriage | Racist Presidents | Does This All Relate?
Lets talk about Gay Marriage. But first I want to say something slightly controvercial. Lets talk about how it is that people call Obama racist but dont call Romney prejudice. And yes, this is all related to the same topic. Here is what I am talking about. Recently there was…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   May 12, 2012  
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Penn State And Joe Paterno Engulfed By Child Sex Abuse Firestorm
A firestorm had been smoldering this past weekendbeginning on the 5th of November 2011 in Pennsylvania. Penn State and Joe Paterno were being engulfed by a child sex abuse firestorm!This firestorm has been growing brighter and hotter in the face of continuing investigations into the allegations of a cover-up of…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Nov 14, 2011  
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We Can Do It!
Reviewing the last 20 years We are now entering 2013. The last twenty years we have had many, historic events happen in this country. Unfortunately what will be remembered for years to come is the vast amount of horrific criminal incidents. In nineteen ninety nine, the Columbine school shootings shook…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Dec 31, 2012  
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On Santorum’s Absolution Of Catholic Priests
Shunning, Guilt, Delusion, Obsession, Technophobia, Misogyny, Homophobia, Excommunication, Penance—all these things are part of religion as practiced today. But none is as highly strange as the Roman Catholic practice of demanding celibacy from its personnel, both male and female. The highly publicized scandals and yet more scandals concerning criminal sex…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Feb 29, 2012  
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New Bridesmaid Dresses Released On Com
As the weather gets warmer, you may receive more invitations to attend weddings from your relatives and friends. And there will be more opportunities for you to be invited as a bridesmaid, witnessing the moment of happiness better than guests. Once you accept this special invitation, you have a lot…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Oct 14, 2015  
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Is Informal Letter Writing Making A Comeback?
Do you ever write letters or notes to your family or friends? If you do, then you’re part of an unexpected revival. According to news reports, retailers are reporting an unexpected surge in stationery sales. Fountain pens, writing paper, writing sets and notelets are all proving popular. John Lewis is…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Jun 23, 2011  
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The Zimbabwe Spirit
References, many and varied have been made about Zimbabwe. While everyone's entitled to their own opinion; whether as a result of personal experiences or falling victim to recycled information which has been strewed, misconstrued and re-construed, ultimately leaving an impression that Zimbabwe is just screwed. I am, therefore, not going…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Jul 26, 2012  
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How to Support Notting Hill's Community
Support to local brands, shops, craftsmen and businesses is "a thing" for the people nowadays. It shows appreciation to those who feed families and work hard outside big corporations despite their oligopoly status. The question of how support can come into being most effectively, stays. Are we really capable of…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Sep 25, 2013  
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A World Without Steve Jobs
I never met Steve Jobs, I wish I had the chance to talk to this genius and to get a glance of his personality. I would have liked to see how his mind worked and how the world looked through his eyes. We all know the story of how Steve…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Mar 22, 2012  
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The Importance And Benefits Of Drinking Hot Water
Water is the one of most important medicine that nature has provided for us. There are many opinions regarding whether or not to drink water and I think a lot of it depends on who is marketing what product. From personal experience drinking water works and has a lot of…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Jun 11, 2015  
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5 A Day Campaign Deemed A Flop
There cannot be many people in the UK who are not aware of the 5 a day campaign launched by the Government to persuade all of us to eat 5 portions of fruit and vegetables a day. Since the 5 a day campaign was launched in 2002 millions have been…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Apr 25, 2011  
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Foot Tattoo Designs Too Painful? Try Henna Designs?
When I got my first tattoo, my biggest concern was how much pain was I going to endure. I did not want to put it somewhere that was going to cause me a lot of agony. Do I put it on a bony part, say the shin or elbow? No…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Apr 12, 2012  
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Are NHS Nurses Really Too Busy to Give Elderly Patients Water?
A damming report by the Care Quality Commission,  looking at the care of the elderly in the NHS has concluded that one in five hospitals is breaking the law in its level of neglect for the elderly.  So can we expect to see some prosecutions?  No I don’t think so. …
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Oct 13, 2011  
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Why We Need Another Gandhi ?
Yesterday was October the 2nd. It might not be a red letter day here in the United States, but the day is celebrated as the "Non-Violence day" in India. It is the birthday of India's Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi. Now, very little do common people in USA, people…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Oct 04, 2012  
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Mentos And Coca Cola Myth?
Mentos and Coca Cola fountain? Mentos and Coca Cola spray? Lolz.... well this may seem sort of silly, but this strange food and drink combination were the beginnings of an entirely new craze, back during the early parts of the 2000's. As funny as this may sound I, myself have…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Feb 13, 2012  
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Charles Lange, A Long Time Trophy Maker Retires
According to an article on the Daily Advocate dated January 28, long-time trophymaker, Charles Lange, has retired. Lange regularly provided the 4-H trophies for the Parade of Champions, year in and year out, for the last 12 years. The trophies are traditionally passed out before the parade. The event is…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Feb 24, 2015  
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The controversy over immigration might not be happening if one small piece of little known American…
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Are e-cigarettes in the process of becoming a fashionable item? In our Modern Day fashion, any new…
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