Daily Archives: 02 July 2, 2009

Christian Values Character Honesty

On a related note, this part of an article about Gov Sanford left me scratching my head. In the AP interviews, Sanford laid out his thoughts and feelings in sometimes lurid or odd detail. For example: He said close Christian … Continue reading

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Happy Fouth

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Michael Jackson Shatters Billboard Records

This is impressive, and historic.  I doubt anything like this, on this scale, ever happens again. According to Nielsen SoundScan, Michael Jackson albums and Jackson-related compilations hold the top nine positions on Billboard’s Top Pop Catalog chart, all posting remarkable … Continue reading

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Vanity Fair Palin Article

Two items caught my attention from this article: Soon Palin will take a crack at her own story: she has signed a book contract for an undisclosed but presumably substantial sum, and has chosen Lynn Vincent, a senior writer at … Continue reading

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Standing room only on Spring Airlines?

How can an airline pack 40 percent more passengers onto a plane, trim costs by 20 percent and lower airfares for its customers? By offering “standing” seats. Seriously. China’s Spring Airlines, in an effort to handle a growing number of … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness

I was watching the Smithsonian Channel and noticed that Tom Cavanagh, aka Ed Stevens, has a new show where he goes through the vaults of the Smithsonian.  I think the show might have potential. And I wish Ed would come … Continue reading

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