Archive for October 4th, 2012

October 4th, 2012 - 12:06 pm § in Misc.

74 year old Jerry Brown challenges 50 year old Christie to a three-mile race, as well as a chin-up and pushup contest.

  Brown vs Christie CNN’s Ashley Killough (CNN) – California Gov. Jerry Brown defended his recent fitness challenge against New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Sunday, saying the move was not a swipe at the Republican governor’s weight, but a way to show that people his age aren’t[...]

October 4th, 2012 - 10:03 am § in Misc.

ROMNEYISMS: He is sad to have to kill off Big Bird!

Romney, Big Bird and Obama: Presidential debates and public media Romney and Big Bird from the PBS show ‘Sesame Street’ will be enemies if Romney wins the presidential elections in November. Setting off a social media firestorm, Romney informed the American public that funding for public[...]

October 4th, 2012 - 8:11 am § in America

The Real Independence Day

It Was a States Thing First: Independence was not something that was confined to Congress. It started out as a state and local thing. In fact, the very first Declaration of Independence came on Oct. 4, 1774 (21 months before the Continental Congress declared independence) from the town of Worcester,[...]