| Sep 7, 2011
| 10:16 AM
1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve as council president.
I am a 1968 graduate of Douglass High School (Baltimore City School System). I also attended Coppin State College for three (3)...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 1:46 PM
Day 24 at IMAGE HEALTH in Roseville.
I love progress. Though, I don't FEEL like i've lost 27 lbs. I still look in the mirror and think, "Damn, just who I've always wanted to be...the Pillsbury Dough Boy."
But damn if it isn't progress.
| Sep 9, 2011
| 8:51 AM
The NFL season has officially started, and the Kansas City Chiefs have their season home opener on Sunday, the same day the nation recognizes the 10th anniversary of the September 11 attacks. And for one game only, some are pushing to change a Chiefs...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 4:46 PM
Day 25 at IMAGE HEALTH in Roseville.
No weight loss. BUT...no weight gain either.
I did however lose another half inch which makes me now 9 & a half inches smaller around my waist and chest. That's still progress right?
The past few days have...
| Sep 17, 2011
| 4:14 AM
It's hard to get a handle on the London rock band Noah and the Whale. Just when you think you've figured out what they're up to, they change.
On the band's 2008 debut album "Peaceful, The World Lays Me Down" Charlie Fink and friends gave us tuneful...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 7:31 AM
A 12:51 p.m. update: Here's a link to the latest AP poll.
As you'll see, my colleagues agreed with my ballot and ranked Virginia Tech 13th.
The only team I ranked that didn't make the cut was No. 25 Miami. I did not include No. 24 Illinois on my ballot....
| Sep 22, 2011
| 3:44 PM
In today's Friday files, we're talking about everything from delusional politicians to philanthropic G-strings.
But first, I want to give House Speaker Dean Cannon a mild coronary by saying: Dean, you are right.
Not for your continued efforts to use...
| Oct 1, 2011
Just about every Friday morning, Karen Lubieniecki takes a leisurely stroll to Laurel Park, finds a place along a railing at the nearly empty racetrack and spends an hour or so watching the horses exercise as the sun climbs the sky.
It isn't that she's a...
| Sep 27, 2011
First a fat director, then a saggy pant rocker, and now a lesbian actress, Southwest Airlines is at it again.
Former L Word actress, Leisha Hailey, says Southwest Airlines kicked her off of a flight because she was kissing her girlfriend.
Hailey, 40, is...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 8:41 PM
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2
A look at the history, culture and religion of Poland (and how those dimensions interpenetrate) with University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee professor Neal Pease and former UWM political science professor Don Pienkos.
| Oct 12, 2011
| 4:46 PM
This past weekend there was an incident near Santa Clara involving Tiger Woods, a uuuhh...'fan' and a hot dog.
Tiger was lining up his birdie putt when a spectator threw a hot dog at him.
The dog landed about 20 feet from Woods.
Come on dude...If you...