Monthly Archives: October 2012

Idiots of Hollywood Issue #3: Taylor Swift, Toni Braxton, Disney

I invite my readers to read on about three all new Idiots of Hollywood.  Enjoy! 1. Taylor Swift – What has the country-pop princess done that would land her on my not-so-coveted list?  Well, I’ll first say, begrudgingly, that I do happen to enjoy some of her music.  I love country music.  I love pop music.  […]

Swing State Polls: Obama up in OH, VA, MN; Romney Ahead in FL, CO; Candidates Tied in NC

Today’s Quick Click… A round-up of swing state polls indicates the race to the White House remains extremely close with a week to go until election day. FLORIDA – Advantage Romney According to a CNN/ORC International poll released Monday, 50% of likely voters in the Sunshine State say they are backing Republican nominee Mitt Romney, […]

Polls Show Obama Leads Romney Once Again in VA and OH

Today’s Quick Click… OHIO “According to a CNN/ORC International survey released Friday, President Barack Obama holds a four point advantage over Republican nominee Mitt Romney in the contest for Ohio’s much fought over 18 electoral votes. Fifty-percent of likely voters questioned in the poll say they are backing the president, with 46% supporting the former […]

Non-Partisan Tax Center: Romney Plan Raises Middle-Class Taxes, Lowers Taxes for Wealthy

“A small nonpartisan research center operated by professed “geeks” has found itself at the center of a rancorous $5 trillion debate between President Obama and Mitt Romney. No white paper or policy manifesto put out during the presidential campaign has proved more controversial than an August study by the Washington-based Tax Policy Center, a respected […]

Teen Punishment: Parents Post Silly Pics of Themselves on Her Facebook Page

“Parents of teenagers know that there comes a time when you can embarrass your kid simply by being visible. So when one couple opted to flood their daughter’s Facebook page with pictures of themselves posing goofily for the camera, they probably knew they were inflicting some emotional pain.” In one of the more hilarious stories I’ve […]

Shark Kills California Surfer

Today’s Quick Click… Surfer becomes second fatal shark attack victim at Vandenburg’s Surf Beach in the last two years. Francisco Javier Solorio Jr., a 39-year-old from Orcutt, California, was killed by a shark on Tuesday morning while surfing with his friend at Surf Beach, a remote surfing break on the Vandenberg Air Force Base. Click the […]

GOP Lawmaker: God Intended to Rape Women

In yet another bizarre statement from a Republican lawmaker, U.S. Senate candidate Richard Mourdock (from Indiana) said recently that “I think even when life begins in that horrible situation of rape, that it is something that God intended to happen.”  Believe it or not, though, the GOP nominee for President, Mitt Romney, has actually had […]