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Pink Poison May Save Embattled Rhinos

With over 200 rhinos already dead this year at the hands of poachers in South Africa and no signs of the slaughter slowing, some innovative rhinoceros lovers are stepping up…

6 Tips To Help Keep Your Pet Safe On Memorial Day Weekend

Nothing in America says Memorial Day like a good old-fashioned barbecue or picnic. With these carefree weekend days, however, comes an ever increasing risk of illness or injury to our furry friends. To be on…

Guilt And New Music Isn’t An Age Thing

I am approaching my 60th year of life. This is, to me, quite extraordinary. I certainly don’t mean to cause any offence what so ever here but I am aware…

Memorial Day 2015: Remembering the Fallen

Memorial day means a lot of different things to many people. To most of us, however, it means a three day weekend with family, friends, hot dogs and hamburgers on the…

Our Sunday Morning Cartoon

Master illustrator J. Bado explains the Duggar family values.…

Government Secrets and Freedom of the Press

The script in my imagination follows a familiar path. Okay, maybe more of a hackneyed, unkempt, moss covered alleyway of a path. Click for the audio version. The villain is…

The Terrible Terror of Ticks-Fear is Justified

Ticks are the scourge of the summer months, and they’re not just pesky, they can be deadly.  Ticks carry all sorts of disease, some of which will make you vaguely…

Bizarre Cosmic Objects: Our Weird Solar System

The solar system is familiar. It's home. You've probably learned about all the planets in school, memorizing their names and their order of distance from the sun.…

19 Kids and Counting-Our Saturday Morning Cartoon

Resident cartoonist J. Bado takes a different look at the numbers for TLC's disastrous 19 Kids and Counting reality TV Show.…

Critics Generally Loving Disney’s ‘Tomorrowland’ SciFi Flick

It’s the familiar theme of hope pitted against doom in Disney’s Tomorrowland, a sci-fi flick about a girl who finds a magic pin that takes her to a kind of utopian…

Top 10 Things You Should Know About David Letterman

It’s almost over.  David Letterman, far and away my favorite TV talk show host, has been doing late-night television longer than anyone else out there, 33 years to be exact, and tonight, his 6,028th…

Frightened Teen Shoots, Kills Friend Because He Didn’t Recognize Him

The gunners are fond of saying that people can be killed with scissors, or a baseball bat, or even a bottle of Coke.  I think I’ve heard them all from…

Why Florida Might Be the Place For Me

Over here in Blighty we often poke fun at Essex people – mainly young – as, for some reason, we seem to think that an inordinate percentage of them are…

Waco Biker Shoot-Out Tip Of the Global Iceberg

Nine people were  killed on May 17, 2015, and nearly 200 arrested after one of the worst episodes of biker gang violence in many years. A police spokesman said the crime…

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