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54 long, dark nights for America: A chat between two snake oil salesmen.

Fifty-four long, dark nights to go.

Trump’s Daily Twitter Highlight: “I was never a fan of Colin Powell after his weak understanding of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq = disaster. 436 more words

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Dozens of Nigerian students are suing Alabama State University for ripping them off

When the Nigerian government paid for full scholarships for 41 of its citizens at the Alabama State University (ASU) in 2013, they must have felt lucky. 290 more words

Strictly Hype: DAILY BEAST on The Dutch Girls

The DAILY BEAST in it’s much-hyped third installment of “The Lost Dutch Girls” added nothing new to the story but just milked what was already known about the disappearance believed to be accidental but ripe with opportunity to continue to pound the “mystery.”  The DAILY BEAST hyped the best-selling author … “ 421 more words


The Dutch Girls - More Hype, Nothing New

THE DAILY BEAST is running a three-part series about the death of two Dutch Girls who were studying down the road at Spanish By The River and decided to take a late afternoon trek in the jungle without any equipment, food, preparation, without a guide and without letting anyone know where they were going.   273 more words


Death on the Serpent River: How the Lost Girls of Panama Disappeared

Everyone hoped and prayed.

Then everyone grieved.

And finally, everyone eventually had a theory.

Theories ranged from … and this has always been my theory … that the girls, inexperienced and unprepared, headed out late in the afternoon just for a walk, made a wrong turn on the unmarked trails, and found themselves lost and alone at night in the middle of the jungle without a guide, equipment or knowledge.   484 more words


Memphis Policemen Suspended Over Racist ‘Shooting’ Snapchat

Two Memphis, Tennessee police officers have been placed on suspension after one allegedly posted a Snapchat picture showing an officer aiming a gun at an emoji of a black man. 7 more words


America’s Past and Future

Today, June 14, 2016 I just spotted a Daily Beast article “… This is America’s Senior Moment” celebrating Clinton’s 69 years and Trump’s 70 years that reminded me of the following that I published on May 12, 2016. 410 more words