News You May Have Missed 6/19 – 6/26

40 YEAR OLD MEAT CONFISCATED IN CHINA There were some Chinese bad guys who found some frozen meat from the 1970’s. Amazed at their good fortune they were on their way to the market in order to sell it. The meat was bound to be sold in  restaurants, supermarkets and retailers.   Customs officer told Xinhua, a state-run Chinese newspaper, that they found…

News You May Have Missed 6/8 – 6/12

  MARINE ACTIVATES FIRE ALARM IN KADENA AFB The place:  Camp Foster, Okinawa, The what: Fire retardant is released in the vicinity of at least one plane in Kadena Air Base.  Who:  A drunk Marine.  According to  officials from 18th Wing public affairs,  they are unsure how a drunk marine was able to enter the hanger and activate the fire-suppression system. “The details of…

News You May Have Missed 5/23-5/29

ELEPHANT BORROWS GOPRO AND TAKES ELPHIE WITH TOURIST Christian LeBlanc was in Thailand with his  girlfriend. Exploring one of the Islands when they came across some elephants where for 50 cents they could buy a basket of bananas to feed to the elephants. They were on vacation, so of course, they bought the Bananas. Things were going along nicely when one of the elephants…

Earthquake In Nepal

On Satuday a 7.8 earthquake hit Nepal, near Kathmandu. At least  3,617 people are now known to have died and more than 6,500 people have been injured, according to the National Emergency Operation Center.  Many of the villages near the mountainsides are said to have been hit hard with some villages completely covered with rock fall. On Mount Everest, 18 climbers hare…

CNN and Fox Epic Fail and Why I Hate the Media

Yesterdays United States Supreme Court ruling on the Healthcare Act in particular the individual mandate (is it a penalty, nope it is a tax, who’d of thunk)cause a flurry of media activity. All the major cable news networks gathered their panels, had their people on scene so they could be first in bringing you the news, had their “experts” ,all…