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Diddly-Dick: What Judges Who Issue Restraining Orders May Know about the Law

I should go back and edit out whatever grudging credit I’ve given to judges for their knowledge of the law in posts past. It turns out that if you’ve been calling the guy or gal who issued you a restraining order—and then scorned and humiliated you when you tried to defend yourself—a “clown,” a “petty tyrant,” or a “mouth-breathing wannabe,” you may have better grounds for your assessment of his or her character and qualifications than you imagine. 1,216 more words

Restraining Order Abuse

Perfect car to drive on 28th February 2015?


Today is Mario Andretti’s Birthday!

Car needed to commemorate this?

Pouring with rain today!

Car needed to celebrate Mario Andretti with a connection to the wet weather!?!?!?!?!? 22 more words

Perfect Car To Drive Today

JPSCo, EWP scholarship winner talks about his experience.

Gavin Myers and Leon Samms were recipients of the first Jamaica Public Service Company (JPSCo) and Korea East West Power (EWP) post-grad scholarships. Both young men went to South Korea in March 2014 to study and are returning to Jamaica in February to do their theses, the completion of the 18-month programme. 657 more words


Reading List, part two: JPS’s Holiday Gift Guide

Books make perfect gifts for Hanukkah or any holiday. To make your search for the perfect book easier, we have compiled a list of some of our most recent titles. 1,108 more words

Reading List

What you need to go to the hospital

Keeping our families healthy is very important right! It seems that I didn’t do a very good job when my husband and I went to the hospital on Monday. 268 more words


JPS proposes massive residential rate increase!

As some of you may already know, JPS has made an application to the OUR for an increase in its non-fuel tariff rates. This was done in accordance with their exclusive all-island electricity… 587 more words


How to capture Thread dump? - jstack, jvisualvm

Thread dump is a snapshot of all the threads that were executing at a moment in time. It shows the stack trace of each thread, the locks they have obtained, locks on which they are waiting, their priority, current java memory utilization by each space… In nutshell it’s a vital artifact to diagnose any Java memory, CPU related related problems. 448 more words