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  • Evans makes a bad call

     
    In the posts below you will another collection of dispatches from Somebody Nobody Asked™, America's pre-eminent unsolicited advice columnist Dear Cook County Chief Judge Timothy Evans: Brace yourself. That’s all I can say, since you ignored...
  • Wednesday Morning Reads: Opening Day, Hugo Chavez and cell phones

     
    TALLAHASSEE — Good morning and happy Wednesday. Here's what we're reading this morning. *The Sentinel/Sun-Sentinel has a piece on opening day of the Legislature, which included ethics and elections bills, plus talk on Medicaid expansion. * WFSU...
  • Why does Washington need to sequester? It's not hard to find fat in the federal budget

     
    The sequester is about a week old, with no signs of stopping. What also shouldn't stop are public calls for Washington to get real and start managing our tax money seriously. Today's Watchdog column explains how there's plenty of waste......
  • Our inevitably cardless future

     
    The talk on the blog this week about the Jewel-Osco Preferred Customer Card and other loyalty cards reminds me what a stuffed mess my wallet is. (Just looked...lordy I still carry a Blockbuster card!) How long do you think it......
  • 'Hands-free' distinction appears to be evidence free as well.

     
    Story: A new proposal to ban the use of cellphones while driving in Illinois passed the (state) House on Friday along with two other traffic safety measures. Sponsored by Rep. John D'Amico, D-Chicago, the bill would prohibit hand-held devices from......
  • More Annoying Stuff

     
    When my recent blog list of annoying behaviors was republished in Sunday's Best of the Blogs collection, it triggered several more responses, mostly sent via email. The unfortunate thing is that I'm the only who's receiving them, and I think......
  • Warrants may be needed for law enforcement to search cell phones

     
    TALLAHASSEE — A bill that would require law enforcement to obtain a warrant to search or track an individual’s cell phone passed its first House committee today. HB 97, by Rep. Carlos Trujillo, R-Miami, passed the Civil Justice committee 9-4,...
  • 100-car pileup on foggy I-95 in Virginia killed three, injured many

     
    I received this excellent commentary from Joe Schell of Allentown recently, regarding the massive April 1 pileup of more than 100 cars on I-95 in Virginia, killing three people and injuring many more. Couldn't have said it better myself, Joe, so I won't...
  • How to make your friends and acquaintances feel extra special. Or not.

     
    From Adam Carolla during the latest episode of the Sklarbro Country podcast: When your cell phone rings, no matter who it is, you just pick it up and you go ...."hold on let me get rid of somebody." And then......
  • Thursday Morning Coffee: The five things you need to know this morning.

     
    Good Thursday Morning, Fellow Seekers. Our apologies for our absence yesterday. We burned a rare vacation day to tackle the increasingly Serengeti-like conditions of the front lawn at Casa de Capitol Ideas. While plowing through the high grass of our........
  • Orange extends parental outreach to texting

     
    All the kids are doing it, and most of the parents are, too. Now the principals and school district officials are also getting in on texting. Starting today, Orange County schools are extending their Connect Orange phone notification system to text...