Saturday, December 28, 2013

Thursday, December 26, 2013

Saturday, December 21, 2013

How Y’all, Youse and You Guys Talk - Interactive Graphic -

Amazing - this put me within 30 miles of my home town!

Legacy of a Crash, Unfinished Houses Haunt Ireland -

Sadly, County Cavan where my grandfather was born, is at the heart of this.

Friday, December 20, 2013

Sunday, December 15, 2013

Saturday, December 14, 2013

Protests Aim at One Man Who Moved North Carolina to the Right -

This is much more complicated than on first appearance, it seems to me.

Friday, December 13, 2013

Tobacco Firms’ Tactics Limit Poorer Nations’ Smoking Laws -

To the shame of North Carolina.


BBC story on this today - 10,000 USD book caught my attention plus photographer's comments that the more primitive the place he visited, the better he was treated.

Thursday, December 12, 2013

NC Groups Sue State Over ‘Unconstitutional’ Private School Vouchers | WUNC

Anything that in any way detracts from public schools - using state support in any fashion - is a bad idea.

Gun Country - The New York Times

Mark me as "revile".

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Sunday, December 08, 2013

The Case for Filth -

I suspect that this will start a conversation or two!