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  • US murders concentrated in 5 percent of counties

    04/27/2017 3:27:32 PM PDT · 26 of 56
    GailA to rogerantone1

    What do they have in common, mostly black/hispanic/dem controlled.

    High gun control. High Poverty/welfare rates/Single parent, high drug/gang infested neighborhoods. BAD SCHOOLS. I noticed no mention of Memphis which is only a little over 60K in population had 228 murders in 2016. Compared to the Shelby County which had 2 maybe 3. Same county, different governments. More armed CCW citizens.

    Biggest factor is DEM CONTROLLED!

  • I'm not a monster': Killer tells the woman who saw him rape and murder her mother 22 years ago....

    04/27/2017 3:19:21 PM PDT · 59 of 60
    GailA to Albion Wilde

    Yes HE DOES. And HE is not especially kind to child killers as the Bible tells us it’s better for them to hang a millstone around their necks than to harm one.

  • 'Superbug' fungus new menace in US hospitals, mostly NY, NJ

    04/26/2017 5:33:00 AM PDT · 19 of 19
    GailA to ButThreeLeftsDo
    The last Mumps out break was because of a failure in the vaccine. The kids were vaccinated.

    They can't even cure Sweat intertrigo which is just a skin yeast infection in a skin fold. Idiots want to keep it moist, it thrives in hot moist areas of the skin and they give you creams to put on it and Nylon bras make it hotter and worst. Often only weak athletes foot cream. It spreads like wild fire. Big breasted women are often victims of it.

    Over use of drugs like Diflucan just make you immune. Nystop is the only dry powder that works, along with hand sanitizer applied to the effected area, blow dry, apply the Nystop as often as the burning last. Not even surgeons scrub will kill it. I'm a 40 D, 130 Lb certainly not FAT. Just old 68 and been OVER gifted since 12. Constant battle to fight this crap. This last bout is 2 months old and still slightly there. And we are entering Memphis hot months.

  • New York Times scraps 'female genital mutilation' for being 'culturally loaded' term

    04/25/2017 6:09:15 AM PDT · 73 of 74
    GailA to TigerClaws

    Male circumcision is ok though?

  • I'm not a monster': Killer tells the woman who saw him rape and murder her mother 22 years ago....

    04/25/2017 5:56:31 AM PDT · 45 of 60
    GailA to fella

    Unfortunately unless you are as rich as Bill Gates that is not possible. Or victims would be doing so. Same goes for bad Plea bargains where victims are shut out.

    I’ve dealt with the INJUSTICE SYSTEM FOR 28 YEARS. My world crashed April 11, 1989 when my 16 year old by the calendar mentally and physically 12 year old was ambushed and beaten to death less than a block from home by a sociopath for the thrill of seeing what it felt like to kill. The LIBTARD A$$ Gen gave him a great Plea Deal. 10 months later I was fighting the first of 6 parole hearings. Totally unprepared on how to do it, I learned fast to fight dirty.

  • I'm not a monster': Killer tells the woman who saw him rape and murder her mother 22 years ago....

    04/25/2017 5:48:57 AM PDT · 44 of 60
    GailA to Morgana

    YES YOU ARE, you are only sorry you are going to have to pay for that crime.

    Now can a Victims relative be trained to do the job cowards refuse to do? This mother of a murdered child volunteer’s to learn! I may not have a Perp on death row my son’s killer walks a free man thanks to a LIBTARD A$$ AG Plea Deal, but am willing to help empty it out. My best friend’s 8 year old little girl was beat, raped, strangled, drowned 27 yrs ago, perp had 2 jury trials, DP, all appeals finished, all upheld the DP. COWARD gov won’t sign the death warrant in TN. Both of us would carry it out if no one else would.

  • Arkansas executes 2 inmates on the same gurney, hours apart

    04/25/2017 5:39:24 AM PDT · 54 of 62
    GailA to raccoonradio
  • Arkansas executes 2 inmates on the same gurney, hours apart

    04/25/2017 5:36:50 AM PDT · 52 of 62
    GailA to Guenevere

    What was written was a very edited version of what they did. ABC didn’t want you to know how badly the Victim suffered, just how bad the PERP would. BIASED NEWS.

    Warning they are ALL VERY GRAPHIC.

    Ashley Nichole ‘Nikki’ Read (8yrs old, 67 lbs) March 16, 1990

    Nikki was beaten, RAPED, strangled with her own shoelaces, wrapped in a green blanket, which was then tied, by David Keen, he dumped her body into the river off the old Auction Street Boat Dock in Memphis, TN. She drowned to death. Nikki was alive as Keen RAPED her. DNA proved he did and he eventually confessed to the crime. 2 juries, up held the Death Sentence. All State and Federals Appeals are done. Yet he still sits on Tennessee Death Row because Tennessee’s RINO governor won’t sign the Death Warrant for this Child Rapist/Killer.

    It’s 2017 Nikki’s mother is still waiting for JUSTICE!

    TN Governor Bill Haslam
    (615) 741-2001

    Murder in Memphis, Deborah Groseclose men to murder his young wife. Let them into the house, while he slipped out with the kids. She was Raped, stabbed, beaten, strangled until she passed out. Stuffed into the trunk of her car, which was then relocated down town, where she is still alive, she COOKED TO DEATH in the 100 + summer temps of Memphis. A anti-death penalty federal judge and 2 state supreme court judges kept blocking the use of the DP. They finally were retried, found guilty again, and given Life WITH parole. There is 1 sick sister Rebeca Easley left to fight the parole hearings. Yes every few years Groseclose has parole hearings now.
    2 of her killers still live and have parole hearings.

    The Gruesome Story of a Murdered Tennessee Couple You May Have Never Heard – But That You Will Never Forget

    The last was hushed up as the couple is white, perps black.

  • Arkansas executes 2 inmates on the same gurney, hours apart

    04/25/2017 5:28:51 AM PDT · 49 of 62
    GailA to Ciaphas Cain

    Does that mean if there is DNA proof you accept it? Even river water can’t wash it out of the body, or from under the finger nails of a ripped apart 8 year old little girl rape victim who was beaten, raped, strangled with her own shoelaces, then drowned. Eventually confessed when presented with the DNA proof. 27 yrs ago, 2 jury trials, all appeals up held the DP. Coward RINO TN gov refuses to set a date for execution.

    He’s a lame duck, and if the next one running won’t issue a execution warrants he/she won’t get elected, to many such PERPS sit on TN death row.

  • Giggles for Geezers

    04/25/2017 5:14:35 AM PDT · 34 of 34
    GailA to grwcfl537

    I lived in both worlds, as I live part time with my grand parents on their truck patch farm, granny cooked on a wood burning stove, we had a out house, chicken coop, garden, citzern, and when the weather was nice took baths in a #10 wash tub. She had 9 kids 7 of them girls. They cooked, cleaned, worked, as she did, grandpa had Black Lung so he supervised. She worked in a shirt factory, lived through the Great Depression.

    Never had a loaf of bread, my uncle had left over biscuits or cornbread with meat in his lunch box. First thing the cousins did was head to her kitchen looking for those biscuits when they finally moved up north from TN to the ‘modern’ world.

    She never changed her ways, just modified them a little. My mom was the same way. I make my own bags, what few I get, I reuse as trash liners in bathroom or as wet trash so my kitchen doesn’t stink. Being on a septic line your garbage disposal is nearly useless. Waste of time to put one in really. I’ve grand #7 on the way and am making receiving blankets, afghan, diaper bag, and a crib quilt, burp cloths, they will be better quality than the crap you get in the store. And won’t cost $100+ for a diaper bag and will be personalized to the mom’s taste. Sewing/crocheting is nearly a lost art.

  • Giggles for Geezers

    04/24/2017 9:08:02 AM PDT · 25 of 34
    GailA to sodpoodle

    Checking out at the store, the young cashier suggested to the much older lady that she should bring her own grocery bags, because plastic bags are not good for the environment.

    The woman apologized to the young girl and explained, “We didn’t have this ‘green thing’ back in my earlier days.”

    The young clerk responded, “That’s our problem today. Your generation did not care enough to save our environment for future generations.”

    The older lady said that she was right — our generation didn’t have the “green thing” in its day. The older lady went on to explain:

    Back then, we returned milk bottles, soda bottles and beer bottles to the store. The store sent them back to the plant to be washed and sterilized and refilled, so it could use the same bottles over and over. So they really were recycled. But we didn’t have the “green thing” back in our day.

    Grocery stores bagged our groceries in brown paper bags that we reused for numerous things. Most memorable besides household garbage bags was the use of brown paper bags as book covers for our school books. This was to ensure that public property (the books provided for our use by the school) was not defaced by our scribbles. Then we were able to personalize our books on the brown paper bags. But, too bad we didn’t do the “green thing” back then.

    We walked up stairs because we didn’t have an escalator in every store and office building. We walked to the grocery store and didn’t climb into a 300-horsepower machine every time we had to go two blocks.

    But she was right. We didn’t have the “green thing” in our day.

    Back then we washed the baby’s diapers because we didn’t have the throw away kind that took 500 years to decompose in the landfill. We dried clothes on a line, not in an energy-gobbling machine burning up 220 volts. Wind and solar power really did dry our clothes back in our early days. Kids got hand-me-down clothes from their brothers or sisters, not always brand-new clothing.

    We hand washed our dishes, hand dried them, before we put them away, we didn’t have a dishwasher that used several gallons of water and two hours of electricity.

    We didn’t have a special spray for mirrors, floors, toilets, if we had indoor plumbing, we went out in all types of weather to use an outhouse, where a Sears and Roebuck catalog was our toilet paper.

    We put all plant matter in a compost heap to put on our gardens. We caught rain water in a cistern, or had a well.

    We didn’t send out for pizza if we didn’t feel like cooking, we made a meal from our garden or whatever we canned, or whatever meat, rabbit, squirrel, deer, moose or bear our dad’s or brothers shot or trapped. Or killed off a hen that had quite laying, oh, did I tell you we weeded the garden, canned the crop, rung the chicken’s neck and plucked the feather?

    And if we needed a new cover you call it a electric blanket, or cranked up the heat, we made a quilt out of old clothes, flour sacks, even our bloomers were made from those flour sacks, as we’re dresses, our brothers shirts too.

    But that young lady is right; we didn’t have the “green thing” back in our day.

    Back then we had one tube TV, or radio we all gathered around, in the house — not a TV or radio in every room. And the TV had a small 3 channels, which you changed yourself, screen the size of a handkerchief (remember them?), not a screen the size of the state of Montana. In the kitchen we blended and stirred by hand because we didn’t have electric machines to do everything for us. When we packaged a fragile item to send in the mail, we used wadded up old newspapers to cushion it, not Styrofoam or plastic bubble wrap. Back then, we didn’t fire up an engine and burn gasoline just to cut the lawn. We used a push mower that ran on human power. We exercised by working so we didn’t need to go to a health club to run on treadmills that operate on electricity.

    But she’s right; we didn’t have the “green thing” back then.

    We drank from a fountain or a dipper in a bucket when we were thirsty instead of using a cup or a plastic bottle every time we had a drink of water. We refilled writing pens with ink instead of buying a new pen, and we stropped a razor at first to sharpen it until some one invented the razor blade, then we replaced the razor blade in a razor instead of throwing away the whole razor just because the blade got dull.

    But we didn’t have the “green thing” back then.

    Back then, people took the streetcar or a bus and kids rode their bikes to school or walked instead of turning their moms into a 24-hour taxi service in the family’s $45,000 SUV or van, which cost what a whole house did before the “green thing.” We had one electrical outlet in a room, not an entire bank of sockets to power a dozen appliances. And we didn’t need a computerized gadget to receive a signal beamed from satellites 23,000 miles out in space in order to find the nearest burger joint.

    But isn’t it sad the current generation laments how wasteful we old folks were just because we didn’t have the “green thing” back then?

    And we went to bed when it got dark and got up at day light to start the day over 7 days a week.

    Please forward this on to another selfish old person who needs a lesson in conservation from a smart ass young person.

    We don’t like being old in the first place, so it doesn’t take much to piss us off... Especially from a tattooed, green haired, multiple pierced smart ass who can’t make change without the cash register telling them how much to give back to us.

  • A Baker With Down Syndrome Opened Her Own Business & It’s Already A Major Success

    04/24/2017 4:46:41 AM PDT · 11 of 17
    GailA to God luvs America

    Custom made and shipped is expensive. Hubby’s daughter had candy sent to him at Christmas not many in the box about a dozen, hand made, because it came from a company with a similar last name, probably distant relatives, different branch of family. Very expensive.

    Show that with the right training even a mild Down’s child can succeed with a little help.

  • Here's how much the average family in their 50s has saved for retirement

    04/24/2017 4:38:45 AM PDT · 116 of 118
    GailA to RooRoobird20

    We has his, mine, and ours and each have our own Credit cards. I set aside X $ for mad money monthly, since I don’t do make up, except eye brow courtesy of hypothyroidism and eye issues, I can afford high end lenses. But big purchases are a joint things. Like downsizing the house. He’d still be living in crime riddle Memphis and falling off the roof of the house if I’d not pushed him into a starter house which is what 2 older people can handle in the next county.

    He will buy his own lawn equipment after all that is his job. I want new pots and pans I buy them.

    He has a hard time letting useless things go, I don’t and I’m a hard headed Scot skin flint. When We moved I ditched 40 year old junk when he wasn’t looking. He never missed it. Still to much in the attic to be pitched. Some of it salable to a Ham Radio club. Most just junk. He can donate mine to a quilt club, I’ve tubs of fabric. I’d planned on a quilting room up there until the eye site went south. Will find out next month if the Lasix was worth the $5K to fix it. When I get the new glass script they best get it on the money or they will get it back and I’ll get a refund and go elsewhere. Tried of getting second rate junk. And I don’t use those box stores. Examine the blank before you cut the things. I make the Othomologist get it right, now you get it right.

  • Second Detroit Doctor, Wife Charged In Female Genital Mutilation Case

    04/23/2017 10:38:52 AM PDT · 13 of 19
    GailA to Enlightened1

    Little Mogadishu, why do they license these idiots? They know they will do this crap.

  • Here's how much the average family in their 50s has saved for retirement

    04/23/2017 10:34:08 AM PDT · 92 of 118
    GailA to RooRoobird20

    Very true, we discuss every purchase pro and con, need vs want, how it will improve our lives, and will what we can do with what we discard benefit some one else.

    We tied every thing up in Trust funds, so the spend thrifts in the family didn’t have access.

    When we downsized, much of the good furniture we didn’t need went to Alpha Omega House for Veterans. Clothing went to Salvation Army. Little was wasted. Even our boys benefited and their friends who helped us move. Both boys are driving older car/van that would have brought $200 as trade in’s, so we sold it to them for $1, actually $100, but that way they paid no taxes and they had reliable transportation for 5-7 yrs. We take good care of our transportation. We are at the point 1 vehicle will be all we need. So we will get a high end one that will last out our life time and then go to the one of the boys that needs it the most, probably the youngest, as he will have the youngest grand...she will be here in Sept.

    When the house is paid off in 3 months that money goes into another annuity that will grow.

  • Here's how much the average family in their 50s has saved for retirement

    04/23/2017 4:40:15 AM PDT · 83 of 118
    GailA to RooRoobird20

    While we don’t have that amount saved, we have a decent nest egg in annuities, and put them in Trust funds. We down sized the big house, carry the note, and the new smaller house will be paid off in 3 months. Van is paid off. Add in combining BD, Christmas, and Anniversary gifts for house fixing as you have most every thing you want or need and you’ve aced it. Last year we decided on the no clean gutters, and made arrangements to pay for them with gift cards at Lowe’s from Kroger’s saved on gas, Military discount, had it written in the contract. This year a new Recliner love seat, old one to go to Alpha Omega House so some Veteran can get some use out of it, still in good shape.

    Next year replacing the Van if we can find what we want and go down to a 1 car family. And sell the still very good shape low mileage Corolla sedan to one of our 2 boys who can’t afford a new car. Car dealer won’t give us what it’s worth any way as it is a plain Jane car.

  • REAL spare tires

    04/23/2017 3:56:32 AM PDT · 23 of 52
    GailA to PizzaDriver

    Things to consider at our age, back up camera with wider angles, side view warning systems lets face it our vision is not all that great, sound with that would be great too different sound for each side, lane drifting, parking assisting, besides a full size spare, can any one come up with a SUV that seats 4 with a flat back end where you don’t have to lift groceries or dog food out of it like you do a sedan.

    Bumper riders who shoot past you drive me crazy, and they then hit your blind spot, and those tiny side mirrors spots don’t always catch them in time. NO one but us uses turn signals any more. Which is why I don’t use the Freeway to many lanes to try and watch.

  • Brat: New health care bill can be done in a week

    04/22/2017 1:17:38 PM PDT · 11 of 33
    GailA to ForYourChildren

    Is there any difference that what they had originally and Stupid Ryan objected to because he wanted RYANCARE?

    Study: Senate Can Repeal Obamacare’s Regulations through Reconciliation, with Only 51 Votes

    The Real Repeal Obamacare Bill has been Languishing in Committee since February 10 (links)

  • Do Close Special Elections Mean Republicans Are in Trouble?

    04/22/2017 6:22:00 AM PDT · 80 of 80
    GailA to HamiltonJay

    As long as only Karen and Karen only runs for the GOP, bar all other GOP’s from running they split the vote which is why there was not clear winner and a run off needed. Karen alone would of won in a run away.

  • Do Close Special Elections Mean Republicans Are in Trouble?

    04/22/2017 6:19:00 AM PDT · 79 of 80
    GailA to SeekAndFind

    NO, If the IDIOT GOP had run just Karen against the the LIBTARD instead of a total of 11 GOP with Karen we’d not be seeing a run off. She’d beat the socks off the LIBTARD. The split the vote. It would have been a GOP run away.