Monthly Archives: May 2009

In Memoriam

The Defense Department last week identified the following American military personnel killed in Afghanistan and Iraq: Leevi K. Barnard, 28, of Mount Airy, N.C.; first lieutenant, Army National Guard. Barnard was among three soldiers killed May 21 when a roadside bomb … Continue reading

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In Memoriam

The Defense Department last week identified the following American military personnel killed in Afghanistan and Iraq:Esau I. De la Pena- Hernandez, 25, of La Puente; staff sergeant, Army. De la Pena-Hernandez was one of two soldiers who died May 15 at … Continue reading

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Gitmo Debate Simplified

Concise yet incisive:

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I Don’t Get Coldplay

So Coldplay and I have never really connected; I've listened to, I think, their first three albums several times each, and found them pleasant and completely unmemorable. Why are these guys superstars? I do not get it. I mean, sure, … Continue reading

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In Memoriam

The Defense Department last week identified the following American military personnel killed in Afghanistan and Iraq or who died at a military hospital of their injuries:Randy S. Agno, 29, of Pearl City, Hawaii; staff sergeant, Army. Agno died May 8 at … Continue reading

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No Green Day

So Green Day tickets went on sale today; they’re coming to SoCal in August. With only the tiniest bit of difficulty, I talked Top Management into coming with me. She likes the band but doesn’t really care for concerts. Still, … Continue reading

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Greatest Film EVAH

I know I know I know.  I have been sorely neglecting y'all of late. Or neglecting you sorely. Whatevs. I've got about a half dozen posts about 10%, so maybe if I smush 'em together? Prolly not the best idear.  … Continue reading

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