| 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...
| Apr 15, 2011
Could A Move In The State Capital Dumb Down Students????...
The United States Ranks 18th Among The 36 Industrialized Nations In Graduation Rates... Far From The Number One That Our Country Heald Many Years Ago...
Wow... A Bill In The Texas House...
| Apr 19, 2011
Hablando Ingles Solamente Nos Podria Ahorar Dinero???
Oops.... We Meant To Say...
Could The English Language Save Our State Money???
According To A Bill Presented By Republican Representative Leo Berman Of Smith County, That's Exactly What Will...
| Sep 26, 2011
The mayor of a small town that is accused of siphoning millions of sales tax dollars from Chicago and elsewhere has used his village credit card for $36,000 in purchases, dinners and trips over four years, records show.
The expenses by Channahon Mayor...
| 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...