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Today I feel lucky. Not lucky in the sense of “Oh, I just found a dollar in my pocket that I’d forgotten about!” or lucky as in “Oh, the frozen yogurt place has my very favorite flavors right next to each other so I can swirl them!” No. 454 more words


No other stream

It must have been during the summer of 1989.   I don’t remember many details of the day other than the fact that I was going to a mall to pick something up. 1,238 more words

Stella Rimington's new book closes in on home-grown terror

One of the star attractions at last year’s Hay-on-Wye Festival of Literature and the Arts in England was Stella Rimington, the former head of MI5, Britain’s spy service.  334 more words


Dashcam Captures Dallas County Sheriff Deputy's Close Call

DALLAS, TX (CBS 11 NEWS) — Dallas County Sheriff’s Deputy Christopher Loboda was conducting a traffic stop on 635 Westbound near the Coit Road exit in Dallas on July 10th when he had a brush with death. 321 more words


Doctor, Doctor, I Have Got A Case For You

Throughout this summer I have been tossed around like a hot potato. Not hot as in temperature, but hot as in appearance. Am I right? Just kidding. 1,269 more words

Zakk's Near Death Accident (Photos!)

I’m thankful to be typing this out at the moment.  Just after noon today, I was driving in Spring/The Woodlands and was rear-ended again!

Yup, I was in my other truck a few months ago, on 45 when an Acura slammed into me.  286 more words


Crisis Averted

I came dangerously close today to saying “fuck it”. Dangerously. And again, as luck, destiny, call it what you will would have it my friends were busy. 559 more words

Early Sobriety