The way Washington is playing around with sequester cuts is just another example about the clueless, self-centered nature of the Washington establishment … and this includes President Obama’s symbolic pay gesture and the Republican response to it.
A legislator has sponsored a bill to establish an official religion in North Carolina. Someone wake me up and tell me this is a dream …or at least the other Carolina (where I would expect this)
As President Obama does fundraising for 2014 Congressional Democrats, I saw a Democratic majority in Washington would be a great boost for Republicans in 2016.
I found this site to be interesting – the Bipartisan Policy Center.
Although the gun control debate drivels on, Congress missed its opportunity for finding common group, thus I appreciate this op-ed from Dana Milbank.
On This Week’s Headlines from The Onion
- Mississippi bans soft drinks smaller than 20 ounces
- Businessman does work lying on bed like schoolgirl
- Guy with 10,000 tweets, 15 followers ready to hang it up
- Financial expert saves struggling zoo by firing all employees and getting rid of cages
- STD had awesome time on spring break
As a tribute to the late Roger Ebert (1942-2013), here is a wonderful commentary about a movie – and one that I greatly appreciate.
Cheers to Virgin Airways for this April Fools spoof.
I loved this one from consumer giant P&G, who actually promoted this in the Cincinnati during Opening Day festivities.
Those knowing my interesting in the interchange between religion and science may be amused to know that at last week’s Easter Vigil service, I read the creation text from Genesis.
On the handbell front, we’re going to have a concert in early May, so here is one of the selections.
Interestingly, injured Alex Rodriguez (New York Yankees) has a higher 2013 salary than the entire opening day roster of the Houston Astros.
Thursday’s (yesterday) game marked the 20,000th game for my Cincinnati Reds – a mark only attained by the Braves and the Cubs.
Looks like the 25,000th comment on this blog should occur this month.
Coming soon … Time: The Musical – Act 2 ….. And, hopefully I will remember to tell more next week.
Cheer up Saturday Morning Cartoon fans because there will be a post on Saturday.
This video (thanks Patti) will send you into the weekend with a smile. Have a good weekend! In the words of Garrison Keillor, Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.