Keep Them Safe, Dammit

Children from Central America, who have legally entered the USA to request asylum (AKA refugees), are being rapidly deported and some of them have already been murdered. ...more

Anger In & About Ferguson

Protesters in Ferguson (including plenty of white folks who aren’t being shown as much on the news because white people shouting out for racial justice isn’t as titillating as ‘scary’ black people doing it) are protesting because they are pissed off. They are righteously vexed. They are mad.  They are irked. They are angry....more

#IfTheyGunnedMeDown Hashtag Calls Out Media's Portrayal of Black People

The hashtag #IfTheyGunnedMeDown is currently trending on Twitter, as a well as a Tumblr devoted to side-by-side images of the same black person, in "respectable" attire and in outfits that could be deemed "thuglike." Which picture would the media use to represent you: the one where you were goofing off with friends and look like a “thug,” or your graduation picture? Guess which one the media tends to use? ...more
Betty Fokker The Missing Niche I did support my opinion and I am not retracting it. "When all I ...more

GOP led House Committe admits Benghazi "scandal" was malarkey

Y’all are probably aware that inaccurate reports and articles about Benghazi, many of witch had to resort to lying outright to perpetuate the “scandal”, have driven me batshit crazy. It wasn’t even the politics of the whole thing that got to me; it was the God-forsaken lack of facts....more

Missing the Land of Nod

In a study done by the No Shit, Sherlock Institute of Australia it was discovered that the mothers of newborn babies are shockingly sleep deprived for months after they have had a baby.Who knew? Well, who knew except every single parent ever....more

Healthy Fatties Run Amok

As my Fokkerites have long known, fat/overweight people live longer than thin/normal people.  Guess what?...more
TerriCorriveau I have some problems with links!more

Qi Alignment Has Begun

My poor Sweet Babou pinched a nerve in his neck. He has been in pain for a week and even the prescription-only pain meds and muscle relaxers weren’t helping. I finally talked him into getting some help. ...more

Resolution for Gozer

My parents and I are no longer in a snit. They wrote me a sincere and heartfelt letter explaining their position, apologizing for hurting me, and in all kinds of turmoil because I was angry. It turns out that, for reasons known only to themselves, they thought I was furious because I wanted them to “confront” BabyBro and TaintFace for their lying shenanigans....more
<3 I've been off line--taking my blended family to visit family--and now I'm back.  Just ...more

Proof Organic IS Better For You

A recent study, the biggest one done to date, found that organic food is both more nutritious and much lower in toxic metals than non-organic ‘conventional’ crops....more

A Strange Thing To Be Happy About

Yay! My friend Sweet Pea had an ovarian torsion that had caused the ovary to swell to the size cantaloupe! She had to have immediate invasive surgery to remove the ovary!Why does this make me happy?BECAUSE IT IS NOT CANCER!!! WOOT!! ...more