Sen. Susan Collins Challenger Says His Wife-Beating Conviction Proves Guts And Integrity.
Train derailment in Casselton North Dakota. Hauling oil. Much maligned pipelines are safer. Partial Evacuation for City of Casselton Following Train Derailm – Valley News Live – KVLY/KXJB – Fargo/Grand Forks.
A must-read article about apocalyptic tactics in the new Conservative movement. Our own David Dewhurst unfortunately gets a well-deserved mention: “David Dewhurst is the state’s lieutenant governor, and was formerly known as a resident of planet Earth before losing the 2012 Senate primary to the tea-party movement’s newest Galahad, Ted Cruz. In his re-election campaign, […]
Ho! Ho! Ho! …Santa
I was sitting in Miss Chambliss’ 5 grade classroom at Oakhurst Elementary School in Fort Worth. It was a beautiful, crisp late autumn day, one of those days we cherish, living in the oven that is often Texas. We had just come in from lunchtime recess and were getting back to studying when one of […]
This weekend, the Houston Cinema Arts Film Festival was held in venues all around the downtown area with the Museum of Fine Arts Houston at its center; in its final session last night the festival screened An Unreal Dream, the story about Michael Morton, who was wrongly convicted of his wife’s murder in 1986 and […]
Lara Logan Apologizes For Botched 60 Minutes Benghazi Report, Says Show Will Issue Correction.
Vatican Suspends German Bishop Accused of Lavish Spending on Himself – NYTimes.com.
Here is Senator Elizabeth Warren giving a Government Spending 101 lecture:
The unrest in Washington continues. Man dumps a can of gasoline on his head, sets himself on fire. Man Sets Self On Fire At National Mall: Reports.