Sunday, June 7, 2009


Highlights from my news feed, all linky love:

via Nation & World on 6/7/09

If you've got the credit for it, you should shop around for a better plan. If not, don't borrow or don't whine.

As she describes it, Beth Jacobson and her fellow loan officers at Wells Fargo Bank "rode the stagecoach from hell" for a decade, systematically singling out blacks in Baltimore and suburban Maryland for high-interest subprime mortgages.


Come on, President* Marx, break this promise, too. Please?

President Barack Obama said "it's time to deliver" on his health care agenda, using his weekly radio and Internet address to focus on his domestic priority even while traveling overseas. His remarks airing Saturday were timed to gatherings in living rooms and coffee shops around the country by tens of thousands of people to discuss health care.


No weapon at all or that 140 USD knife? Sure, give me the little blade.
But do not get caught on beautiful web page design and very smart marketing.
That knife is just a step above a lapel knife (google it up if you don’t know those) , better than nothing but you have 100 cheaper and what is even more important, BETTER options.
Greatest problem with that little knife? The blade to hand interface: The grip.
That grip my friends, SUCKS

Remember, get something with a functional grip, without it no knife is work a single buck.


Nanny state BS.

A new Minnesota law that goes into effect Tuesday makes failure to use a seat belt a primary offense. That means officers can pull over vehicles if anyone inside isn't buckled up. Minnesota is the 29th state to pass a primary seat belt law.


Per Prof. Olson:The ONLY pro-gun DFL candidate.

State Sen. Tom Bakk of Cook says he's running for the DFL nomination for governor in 2010, and job growth will be his biggest issue.

via on 6/7/09

Huh. Underemployed metrosexuals suffer from low testosterone? Whodathunkit?

They are young, earn little and spend little, and take a keen interest in fashion and personal appearance -- meet the "herbivore men" of Japan.

via SayUncle by SayUncle on 6/7/09

A non-fatal error in the victim selection process.

via SayUncle by SayUncle on 6/7/09

Police in NY ticket a car with a dead guy in it. For weeks.

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