Category Archives: OFF TOPIC

Off Topic: But Worth A Moment’s Time

An ABC News report is worth a click, just as a reminder that good people predominate in this human race of ours. Kudos to the young mother, taking their baby to see its father. An kudos to the lady who … Continue reading

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OT: Eavesdropping On The BEM’s

Back when, intelligent beings from planets outside our home solar system were universally refereed to as BEM’s, bug eyed monsters, even when the plot made then small and physically beautiful. FOX News has an alien race’ communications might be so … Continue reading

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Noted: Alexandrina Victoria’s Bloomers Go For 10,000 Pounds

While it is off topic, the New York Daily news reports a pair Queen Victoria of England’s then unmentionable’s have been auctioned for $16,000 USD. Which makes sense, You cannot get quality like that any more. S

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Chuckle Of The Day: The “Ginger Discount Card”

A redheaded Scot is saving a few p’s with a ginger discount card. Given the amount of uncalled for abuse most gingers get, I cannot say I blame him. Click on the link and have your own chuckle. And thanks … Continue reading

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OT, Noted: UN Pushes For Illegals To Be Called “Refugees”

The AP reports the United Nations has demanded the migrating children currently inundating our borders be given “refugee” status. The object is to prevent their return to their country of origin, on the theory they are fleeing armed conflict in … Continue reading

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This Is One Year I Have Some Advice: “Get Your Flu Shot”

CBS News reports on the H1N1 “Swine Flu” outbreak that is taking place at the moment. I can tell you, “Swine Flu” is nothing you want to catch. Briefly quoting one family’s experience from the CBS report linked above: Dustin … Continue reading

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“There’s Good News Tonight”

Channeling WWII’s Mutual Network newscaster Gabriel Heatter, whose chirpy “there’s good news tonight” no matter how dire things were was a trademark; there really is good news tonight. Two children diagnosed with the amoeba Naegleria fowleri are on their way … Continue reading

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Curiouser and Curiouser, Said Alice

Thanks to a link at Doug Ross Journal I see the Minority Report has a partial list of the curious coincidences in Obama’s life. I can add one more to that list. The incumbent State Senator Obama was running against … Continue reading

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Off Topic, But: I would say that is a pretty damning indictment of something

While this item really belongs at Casa Extrano, a link at Instapundit led me to a Daily Mail story of a Birmingham, Alabama, couple whose ten home schooled children are ready for college. By age 12. And since few who … Continue reading

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Off Topic: Is Firefox Fuzzy? Are Your Fonts Broken?

If you are having patches of broken fonts that clear up when you mouse over them in your Firefox browser try this: Just to the right of “bookmarks” there is a Tools menu. Click on it. Then click on Options, … Continue reading

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