• With the election just days away sometimes I wonder whether it is even worth taking the time to vote. It doesn't seem to me that either candidate is concerned with the issues that I consider to be important.

    They talk about the economy in general but offer very few specifics. They talk about Medicare, but neither seem to have solutions that I find acceptable. Cut, Cut, Cut. Do they not see that it should be Fix, Fix, Fix.
    Then it would be a workable solution to some of the immediate healthcare needs of the senior and disabled.

    They need to continue to focus on the abuse within the program but also they should concern themselves with hospital costs, the money they are reimbursing the supplemental plans. It seems to me that if someone is paying for both medicare and a supplemental and they still are having to pay unacceptable co-pays and the costs of some medications then there is a problem within both the choices.

    They need to take the money they are paying the supplemental hosts

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  • Malin Akerman attends the Grand Opening of The ACT in Las Vegas hosted by (BELVEDERE)REDMalin Akerman attends the Grand Opening of The ACT in Las Vegas hosted by (BELVEDERE)RED

    The ACT, a groundbreaking, performance-based nightclub theater by New York nightlife and theater impresario Simon Hammerstein, officially opened its doors on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012 with a star-studded grand opening celebration hosted by Vegas magazine and (BELVEDERE) RED . Mark Salling and Simon Hammerstein at the Grand Opening of The ACT in Las Vegas hosted by (BELVEDERE)REDMark Salling and Simon Hammerstein at the Grand Opening of The ACT in Las Vegas hosted by (BELVEDERE)RED
    Over 1000 revelers got caught in the ACT, including Elton John, who flew in 120 of his closest friends to celebrate the grand finale of husband David Furnish's 50 th birthday weekend. Other notable guests included Susan Sarandon sporting a purple wig, actress Malin Akerman, Mad Menbombshell Christina Hendricks and her beau Geoffrey Arend, fellow Mad Men Michael Gladis, and Gleestar Mark Salling.Susan Sarandon attends the Grand Opening of The ACT in Las Vegas hosted by (BELVEDERE)REDSusan Sarandon attends the Grand Opening of The ACT in Las Vegas hosted by (BELVEDERE)REDChristina Hendricks and beau attend the Grand Opening of The ACT in Las Vegas hosted by (BELVEDERE)RED

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  • Introduction


    hey yall,
    where do i begin? Im not a super complex girl but at the same time, i feel like i am. To start, i am a girlfriend to one of the few and the proud, a US Marine.But my life revolves around so much more than that. I am country born and raised. i like trucks and aint afraid of mud. i cant stand selfish people and people who dont support our troops. so have at it. judge me, we all do. but thats the difference about me, i dont care. i mean i really dont care. i love my bestfriends and expexct them to love me for ME!
    ~c

  • Help a Telemarketer Out

    One of the many reasons to love the great, late TV show "Seinfeld" was the running gag about the clever ways Jerry Seinfeld handled telemarketing calls. One time, he told the guy pushing telephone services that he'd be happy to talk, but he'd need to call the guy back at home. The telemarketer, when asked for his home phone number, demurred. "Oh, I guess you don't want people calling you at home?" asked Jerry. "No," said the telemarketer. "Well, now you know how I feel," said Seinfeld and hung up the phone. The live studio audience went crazy.

    I used to do stuff like that to telemarketers, too. My husband got our kids into a fit of hysterical laughter one time when he took the phone out of my hand, seeing the exasperated expression on my face. i had just gotten my first word in edgewise, cutting off the telemarketer to say, "Now, Clarence - " when me husband grabbed the phone and took over. "Is this Clarence?" he asked, in an exuberant near-yell. "Clarence, is that you?" "Uh, yes,"

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  • The individual, who vehemently expresses hate for a selected group of people based on their gender or race, while pretending they like them, is being dishonest with themselves.

    I met such an individual, the experience was not pleasant. We both were very uncomfortable. Upon meeting this lady, I greeted her with Hello, how are you?

    She said "Hi." Then after a long pause, while staring into space, she said " I hate white people." After a brief pause, she further stated, while continuing to stare into space, "I can't stand them."

    Who would make such a stupid statement to a stranger?

    Neither of us said anything else.

    When the "White People" arrived, this woman who had just said she hate the whole race, started talking friendly with them and calling them honey, and turned on such a charm, that appeared to be love.

    My thoughts were, don't ever trust this woman, and leave anything you are going to eat or drink in her presence.

    The thing that troubled me about

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  • These six things doth the Lord hate: yea, seven are an abomination unto him:

    a proud look, a lying tongue, hands that shed innocent blood, an heart that deviseth wicked imaginations, feet that be swift in running to mischief, a false witness that speaketh lies, and he that soweth discord among brethren.

    Source of information: Proverbs 6:16-19 (K.J.V)

    Note: This information is a mirror for each of us to view or character daily, just as we do our physical features. Many of us use some kind of product to improve on our physical features to keep our appearance looking desirable, because it matters to us how others view us.

    Here we get the opportunity to check our inner features. For those of us who look like these images inside, the mirror shows some disgusting things that are very offensive to God because they hurt others.

    http://barriersbooks.blogspot.com/2012/09/artwork-crucifixion.html

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  • Milliea McKinney, has been noted in the music industry for her many roles she has played and for her contributions in the building of MuzArt World Foundation.{ A 501 (C) 3 public charity out to restore music and art programs in those schools whose budget has cut these programs.} Milliea, award winning songwriter, says; she understands the dynamics of music and the lyrics that are placed in the foundation of a song. "Words Have Power", says; McKinney.
    That is why we need to be very careful as artist as to what we write, sing, or put out to those music supporters and audiences that are listening.
    Lyrics paint the pictures in our minds that eventually connect to our emotions to cause us to interact and embrace what the words are telling us says; McKinney.
    McKinney, also said,' that is why I felt the need to try and do something to let people know as well as artist that they hold a huge responsibility in filtering music and lyrics to our young society influencing them because of their

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  • What to Do

    i just feel so lost. despondent.
    what am i going to do with my life?
    feels like i'm just wasting time and effort everyday.
    i have no path.
    i have no talent....or passion.....does anyone
    realize how worthless i am? all this
    talk about college just makes me sad,
    and makes me want to stay a kid forever.
    i have no clue. about the world. about anything.

    so where can i go? is there any room for me?

  • David Levenson/Getty; Courtesy PhotoPippa Middleton impressed us with her four-wardrobe-changes-in-one-day routine yesterday when she was in London promoting her new book, Celebrate: A Year of Festivities for Families and Friends (pre-order it for $50 on amazon.com). And, true to celebrating, she wore a festive dress for her kid's Halloween party-this brocade jersey dress by Markus Lupfer. The sparkly style is available in a metallic red hue, a perfect party dress that you can take from day to night. Score the look for $342.38 at my-wardrobe.com.

    Plus, see all of Pippa's outfits in our gallery!

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    - Jennifer Davis

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  • thomasblock2thomasblock2ABOUT THOMAS BLOCK

    Thomas Block has written a number of aviation-oriented novels, many which have gone on to acquire best-seller status in numerous countries. His novel writing began with the publication of "Mayday" in 1979. That novel was rewritten with novelist Nelson DeMille in 1998 and remains on DeMille's extensive backlist. "Mayday" became a CBS Movie of the Week in October, 2005.
    Several of the other novels by Block include "Orbit" (a top bestseller in Germany, among other nations), "Airship Nine", "Forced Landing" (also done as a radio serialization drama in Japan), "Skyfall", "Open Skies" and his latest novel, "Captain". Thomas Block is still writing both fiction and non-fiction, and has edited and updated his earlier novels into ebooks in all the major formats and also into handsome full-sized (6″ by 9″ Trade Paperback) printed versions.

    Block's magazine writing began in 1968 and over the next five decades his work has appeared in numerous publications. He worked

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