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Texas Lawmaker Uses Anti-Cajun Slur When Referring to Katrina Children

Texas Lawmaker Uses Anti-Cajun Slur When Referring to Katrina Children

I’m reluctant to condemn an entire population for the ignorance of their elected officials, but people do, in fact elect those officials meaning they support them. It’s no different in Texas although it does seem the Lone Star state is filled with some serious nut jobs.  Think Ted Cruz and Louis Gohmert.

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From Raw Story:

A Texas state lawmaker was blasted by criticism on Wednesday for his use of…

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Ebola: An Epidemic Out of Control While Congress Goes on Vacation

Ebola: An Epidemic Out of Control While Congress Goes on Vacation

The west African Ebola outbreak has reached crisis proportions, having killed 1300, including an American doctor, and it won’t just be limited to the region.  This virulent killer could easily spread to other continents and a leading medical charity warned the epidemic was out of control.  Doctors Without Borders (MSF) said the crisis gripping Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone would not get…

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UK To Allow Driverless Cars By End of Year

UK To Allow Driverless Cars By End of Year

The day is coming when our friend and UK driving instructor Norman Rampart might lose his job as the UK government has announced that driverless cars will be allowed on public roads from January next year.

Google's self-drive car combines video and sensor data to determine where to steer

Google’s self-drive car combines video and sensor data to determine where to steer

From the BBC:

The Department for Transport had originally pledged to let self-driving cars be trialled on…

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Impeachment: Obama is Guilty of What Exactly?

I remember the sort of helpless feeling many of us had in those days of conservative ascendancy.

Impeachment: Obama is Guilty of What Exactly?

I remember the sort of helpless feeling many of us had in those days of conservative ascendancy.

Glenn Canyon-My Country Cousin

I understand that not everyone is a country music fan.  Even so, some is much better than others, (like most music styles) and I think my cousin Glenn Canyon is a great example of that. 

Webmasters: Where to Go When Your Web Host Disappoints

Webmasters: Where to Go When Your Web Host Disappoints

On April 16, 2014, around 1100hrs, Mad Mike’s America’s server, HostGator, crashed and it was down for about 16 hours, a record but not a first. During this time millions of readers were unable to see MadMikesAmerica.  For all they knew we had turned out the lights, closed the doors and walked away forever.

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The next day, while relieved to see that HG had managed to fix the problem, I knew I…

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Fanatic Muslim Turkish Leader: Women Shouldn’t Laugh in Public

If Deputy Prime Minister Bulent Arinc has his way Turkish women wouldn’t be permitted to laugh in public or talk on the phone.  

Fanatic Muslim Turkish Leader: Women Shouldn’t Laugh in Public

If Deputy Prime Minister Bulent Arinc has his way Turkish women wouldn’t be permitted to laugh in public or talk on the phone.  

End Disastrous War on Drugs-Why All Drugs Should be Legalized

End Disastrous War on Drugs-Why All Drugs Should be Legalized

Perhaps one of America’s greatest blunders, right alongside prohibition, is the disastrous, wrong-headed War on Drugs. The Drug Policy Alliance estimates that the United States spends an outrageous $51 billion annually on this feckless endeavor. In June 2011, a self-appointed Global Commission on Drug Policy released a critical report on the War on Drugs, declaring:
“The global war on drugs has…

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High Levels of Flesh Eating Bacteria Found at Florida Beaches

There are things to avoid in the good old USA, like Sarah Palin and Ken Ham…

High Levels of Flesh Eating Bacteria Found at Florida Beaches

There are things to avoid in the good old USA, like Sarah Palin and Ken Ham…

Watch and Listen to A Drunk Sarah Palin Give a Speech in Denver

Watch and Listen to A Drunk Sarah Palin Give a Speech in Denver

Check out this video of Sarah Palin’s speech on Saturday to the Western Conservative Summit in Denver.  As a drinking man, and one who has been around lot’s of drinking men, and women, I can pretty much guarantee that it sounds like The Palin has had a few too many. Judge for yourself:

If you can manage to make it all the way to the…

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