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Standing Ground to Keep the One You Love

Folks, today, I’m  gonna report the news on what’s happening down south. Picture this. Me on your TV screen talking  just like this, reporting the 6:00 news… 321 more words

Satire

Violence in Chicago

Easter weekend.  44 people were shot in Chicago.  6 of them were children.  9 people dead.

CBS decided not to report on this (did you hear about it anywhere but here?).   15 more words

Current Events

"What's Wrong With Gun Registration?": Impeded By Gun Proponents Stirred Up And Financed By A Cynical Commercial Gun Lobby

I live in Maryland, whose nickname is the “Free State,” and I am no less free because of the laws in my state require registration of handguns and prohibit the more dangerous varieties of firearms, magazines and ammunition. 910 more words

Gun Violence

Gun Violence Research: "Let's let the data lead. . ."

After the Sandy Hook school shooting, Rep. Jack Kingston R-GA was one of a few congressional Republicans who expressed a willingness to reconsider the need for gun control laws. 417 more words

Public Health

Bruyneel banned for 10 years

The Americans have decided that Johan Bruyneel should be kept away from any and all sports for 10 years. Johan is not exactly in agreement with this decision. 406 more words

Armstrong Doping Case

Chicago Rapper Gunned Down

Rising Chicago Rapper Gunned Down.                        Areas with the highest number of Gun Violence

Upcoming rapper killed in Englewood

The Chicago violence has taken away another young aspiring rapper from us.One of Chicago most gifted and rising hip hop stars Mario Hess, aka Blood Money was gunned down last week in the Chicago neighborhood of West Englewood. 573 more words

Blood Money

When does the period of "survival" end?

Lately, I’ve been wondering about the true definition of that word – survival. It’s such a big word isn’t it? It’s heavy and strong – meant to demonstrate an act of continuing to live and breathe in spite of often insurmountable odds. 821 more words