MY RECENT POSTS
- Betraying Overachiever Obama
To Put ProNazi WWIII On
February 26, 2015 04:42AM
- My Comment to Dr. Jackie on
Ongoing Struggles w/PTSD
February 25, 2015 04:28PM
- THAT '70s QUIZ -- for Open
February 24, 2015 06:52AM
- TX ACLU: Solitary Confinement
Cells=Incubators of Psychoses
February 23, 2015 04:51AM
- GOOD NEWS re Jan Sand!!!
updated w/ kinda get well card
February 20, 2015 01:00PM
MY RECENT COMMENTS
- “"Life becomes a
butterfly, flying through the
air, into the
- “[r] john, thanks. Quite
we need a
paradigm shift in this country
- “Awww, Marilyn. I know I
am shameless with most of my
Truth is I blew my
- “[r] EXTRA virgin olive
oil for this one! best,
- “Great story. Iconic Joni
has a relate-able story!
from PEOPLE (MAGAZINE) CELEBRATES THE 70s!!!!
(copyright 2000 division of Time Inc. Home Entertainment)
Help me here:
Pet rocks, leisure suits, bean bag chairs, gas shortage, Jaws, Disco, Mork, the Fonz, ...
Help me identify the following people (how many can you name?):… Read full post »
According to a Texas ACLU report one solitary confinement prisoner named Alex lives in a windowless 60 square foot cell the size of a bathroom. His only contact with the outside world is a door slot through which a food tray can be shoved. There are also two thin slits through which prison/… Read full post »
I just opened a pm from Jan Sand:
"I got back home about 5pm Helsinki time after spending most of the day in a very painful and nauseous state. The hospital finally got my system moving and I hope things will return to normal. I am very tired and sore from… Read full post »
UPDATED accommodating some commenters:
Hey Fellow Open Saloners!
Jan Sand pm'd me from Finland, 2am his time. He wrote he was being rushed to the hospital.
I have no further information.
My heart is filled with deep concern as well as hope that he will be all right. Also with gratitude… Read full post »
I had the pleasure of visiting the Cooper Hewitt Museum a few weeks ago with two work friends. It had been closed for renovations over the past two years. We intended to stay for two hours and ended up reluctantly leaving after four. There were so many eye-catching and fascinating exhibit… Read full post »
Living with PTSD is like having your foot perpetually caught on a train track. Hope and try as you might, you just can't seem to extricate it.
On a "good" day the oncoming train is relatively far away. On a "bad" one, it is close and fast. Read full post »
FLASH: In 2003 NBC newsman Brian Williams was NOT in a helicopter that was fired upon by an Iraqi Rocket-Propelled Grenade (RPG)!!!!
A lie that Mr. Williams shared publicly and periodically over the last decade has been exposed.
Finally, the veteran who was on the ACTUAL attacked aircraft “had… Read full post »
Re-POST from 7-17-14
Re-post from correntewire 1-20-2011
Christopher Brauchli in “With Friends Like These... Intolerance, Saudi-Style” chronicles some seriously unpleasant prosecutions from one of the USA’s closest allies, Saudi Arabia:
1) In early Nov. King Abdullah’s advisory council advised an easing of the ban on female drivers.… Read full post »