Gimme A High Five! And Another One!

We have blogged about quite a few things you can get for yourself if you have no friends and need something to make you feel like you’re loved and appreciated. There was the Words of Encouragement tapes, the listening plant, and the Christmas dinner guests on a DVD. But now, there’s a whole new thing …

>Clearing Out The Clutter From My Head

>I had a few random thoughts floating through my head, so I thought I would write them down. Really, must I start all of these posts out the same way? Seriously? I’m really digging this last bit of weather we’ve been having. No crazy heat waves, some rain but not a whole heap, just nice …

Third Time Is Not The Charm!

So, let me get this straight here. A perfectly capable blind couple has to fight to get their baby back, but this woman can have a perfectly good shot at killing her third child, no problem. She not only nearly starved her other two kids, but when they were taken away from her, she tried …

If You Go Down To The Square Today, There’s No Need To Wear A Top

For a post about how the day went, gohere. University of Guelph students Andrea Crinklaw and Lindsay Webb have organized what is being called a “Top Freedom Day of Pride” to celebrate the right of women to walk around topless in public. The event will be held in St. George‚Äôs Square on Saturday, August 28th …

Service Animal Has Been Defined

A while back I mentioned that the US Department of Justice was updating its definition of service animal. Well, after lots of deliberation and consideration, they have settled on a definition. I saw this a couple of days ago, but Jill sent it to me again, and nudged me into blogging about it. Sorry that …

Papa’s Got A Reusable Bag

Help me understandthis.You smash a window so you can break into an empty house, but while you’re there all you take is a snooze and an enviro bag? Maybe you’re a homeless person who needs something to carry things around in, but why not take some money or even some food while you’re at it? …

You’ve Got Me All Wrong. I Do Respect My Elders, Which Is Why I Was Emptying The Man’s Pockets So His Legs Would Be Lighter And Walking Easier

“Hello, police? I’ve got a bit of a situation here. “So I’m standing out herewith this 83-year-old man pinned up against a wall while I go through his pockets.You know, just minding my own business when this hooligan comes up from out of nowhere and punches me right in the face! I’d like the bastard …

Sanity May Be Returning To Arizona Laws

Here’s some good news for Arizona! a judge has blocked the worst parts of the immigration law. The governor says she’s going to appeal, but for now, there will be no more police checking immigration status, and no need for immigrants to carry their papers with them at all times. It’s good to have good …

Canada Gets A New Sports Channel

In spite of the fact that it’s yet another thing owned by Rogers,Rogers Sportsnet Onesounds good to me. I generally like Sportsnet as a network other than the regional blackouts but those are a fact of life that’s not going away any time soon, and access to more out of market live events is something …