Never RE-elect anyone

Fresh start!  Reboot!  Recycle!  Whatever you want to call it. Sure, the 5% who are good will have to find a real job for 2-6 years, but they can run again next time.  It'll keep them from screwing up the economy because they know they soon be back in it. It's the best way to …

Maybe cashiers need to wear gloves

Maybe  customers, too. http://content.usatoday.com/communities/greenhouse/post/2010/07/bpa-cash-register-receipts/1 Here's what they say at the end of the article: In January, the Food and Drug Administration, which previously called BPA safe, announced it has "some concerns" about the chemical's potential effects on brain development of fetuses, infants and children. It did not say BPA is unsafe. The Environmental Working Group …

Diary – 7/25/2010

Just got back from an all day shopping excursion.  I don’t know how Tara does it every week.  I told her that was harder work than going to the office all day.  She said, “So, you appreciate me more now?”  Of course, I said yes. First we went to “Tara’s” Kroger, the one almost in …

Diary – 7/24/2010

We all went to the Nashville Zoo today.  My God it was hot ... and sticky.  Luckily, Blue Bell Ice Cream was handing out free cups of vanilla ice cream, which we grabbed upon arrival and at departure.  I think today was literally the hottest day yet this year. When we got home I felt …

Genetically Engineered Food Right to Know Act

Ask Your Congresspersons to Cosponsor HR 5577, Representative Kucinich's Genetically Engineered Food Right to Know Act 10. Almost all non-organic processed food or animal products in the U.S. today contain ingredients that come from genetically engineered crops or from animals given genetically engineered feed, vaccines or growth hormones. 9. Genetically engineered foods have not been …

Diary – 7/23/2010

I’m lying here on the couch -- with the pugs asleep next to me -- getting my “new” laptop just the way I like it.  A customer was supposed to show up and drop off their laptop today at 3, but that never happened.  Shoulda guessed that, but I had to be here in guess …