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Tamerlan Tsarnaev Buried At Muslim Al-Barzakh Cemetery In Doswell, Virginia

Tamerlan Tsarnaev Buried At Muslim Al-Barzakh Cemetery In Doswell, Virginia

Commented May 10, 2013 at 22:45:02 in Religion

“There are more then 50 people buried there and now the community is footing the bill for 24 hour deputies at the cemetery now. this is a rural community and not a big city. I give it 48 hours and the body will be gone.”

Stevie Hottman on May 13, 2013 at 02:24:19

“There were always guards. It's a private facility where no public money is spent.”

n0n1m0us3 on May 11, 2013 at 18:22:24

“It is not a small town but a huge tourist area, home to Kings Dominion which attracts thousands of people everyday from spring to fall and employs hundreds. It also is home to the Virginia State Fairgrounds so in no way the rural community that some would like to paint it as.”
AJ Clemente Fired: KFYR Faces Backlash For Axing Anchor After On Air Gaffe

AJ Clemente Fired: KFYR Faces Backlash For Axing Anchor After On Air Gaffe

Commented Apr 23, 2013 at 23:00:32 in Media

“The kid was having a hard time pronouncing the name of the guy that won the London Marathon. He was nervous. And he and the other anchor realized what happened about the same time, that he had an open mike. They both knew it was coming.”
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Marianne Gingrich, Newt Gingrich's Ex-Wife, Says He Wanted An 'Open Marriage' (VIDEO)

Commented Jan 19, 2012 at 18:39:14 in Politics

“Actually this is more common especially among the rich! What a piece of crap and as far as the folks endorsing him. Some Christians they are!”

hackitoff on Jan 19, 2012 at 18:54:31

“Probably endorsing him because he's hasn't been accused of being gay.”

Terry DR on Jan 19, 2012 at 18:46:12

“F R A U D S.”

Craig Mix on Jan 19, 2012 at 18:45:41

“Like you never sinned. Yeah right. Oh well, as a christian I forgive you.”

BBLOND on Jan 19, 2012 at 18:40:11

“If you think about it Obama has little in common with us.He never worked a job.”
All Shook Up:  11 Cheers for Stress

All Shook Up: 11 Cheers for Stress

Commented Jul 30, 2012 at 10:31:41 in Books

“Unfortunately Stress causes cancer as well as other things. I am a prime example and there is a group if us parents from a military unit that a number of us got cancer. This is BS!”
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Help Me Nominate Five Glamour Women of the Year

Commented May 26, 2012 at 08:49:29 in Women

“Ok, so I get it. Especially Ashley Judd who does so much for the third world children. But on this Memorial Day weekend and with this being Military appreciation month, there are so many deserving Military spouses out there who should be included in this. Really, they are the unsung heroes in this world and they need to be counted as well. while I can't name names, I am sure that your research people could find a few. But I will nema one woman who, while not a military spouse, contributes wholeheartedly to the cause and that would be Mrs. Gary Sinse. She and her family sacrifice so that Gary can be there for our troops, in harms way in Afghanistan or even in Washington, injured in a car wreck on the way to visit our Wounded Warriors at Bethesda/Walter Reed. So please take a moment and consider her and the rest of our military women in this group.
Thank You,
A Military Mom!”
The 'Inappropriate' Outfit That Got My Daughter Into Trouble At School

The 'Inappropriate' Outfit That Got My Daughter Into Trouble At School

Commented May 24, 2012 at 09:30:26 in Parents

“Hmm! I would indict the principle for creepiness. Is it trully his ob to be walking around staring at the girls? Did he measure the hem for accuracy???? Right on for inappropriate attire. Oh for the days of gogo boots, granny gowns, colored lenses in eyeware, JC boots and of course the too long hair. Yes, I am that old?
I would expect this out of a Christian Home School Group for which someone once accused my daughter of not wearing a bra. yes someone oogled her boobs and determined she could not possibly be wearing a bra. She has no choice but to wear a bra, Her cup size is in the double digits!!”
Room for Two: Phil and I Celebrate 32 Years of Marriage

Room for Two: Phil and I Celebrate 32 Years of Marriage

Commented May 21, 2012 at 11:35:16 in Women

“Congratulations to you and you really need to write a book on how you have done it. May be you could get some of those that make the news for such long marriages and how they have done it. You have always been my fave actress from the days of That Girl and my kids even got me the Barbie doll of you. Of course I could get a little risque in my comment and reference the look you wore in Deuce Bigelow!!! Haha! What man would have given you up seeing that roll! Again,Congratualions to you both and Phil - I know you are so glad you had that lady on your show those many years ago!!!! Huggs and Prayers for you both!”

Benjamin Kolbert on May 21, 2012 at 12:07:38

“whats so great about you two is not that your together 32 years but you both work for a better world, the idealistic world that is full of love and peace.....It's not easy going in one direction....I'm 83 and I've never stopped..trying....Its worth it..never give up...some day will make it a better place..... ben.kolbert77@gmail.com
Rest in Peace, Maurice Sendak

Rest in Peace, Maurice Sendak

Commented May 11, 2012 at 12:32:15 in New York

“Dear Mr. Baldwin,
Thank you for sharing this story. I hope that some folks out there will realize that this man and his partner shared a great love and relationship that many folks do not ever find in a lifetime. I for one am grateful for knowing this story.
Sincerely,
Wendy Hoffman”
NATO Security Plan: Secret Service Announces Lake Shore Drive, I-55, Museum Closures

NATO Security Plan: Secret Service Announces Lake Shore Drive, I-55, Museum Closures

Commented May 6, 2012 at 13:22:58 in Chicago

“If this were a military operation folks would be in violation of OPSEC! so we have the anniversary of Bin Laden death, for-seeable plots against the US/Nato and you your sources tell the world who, what,when, and where??? In the past this would not even be considered a NEED TO KNOW basis. I think the key words here would to just say to people who have not figured it out yet - stay the hell out of Chicago that weekend!”
Rick Santorum Daughter Hospitalized: GOP Candidate Cancels Events In Florida

Rick Santorum Daughter Hospitalized: GOP Candidate Cancels Events In Florida

Commented Jan 28, 2012 at 23:50:21 in Politics

“While I pray for his child I find it ironic that his child has a genetic birth defect with her chromosomes Yet he wants to deny rights to gays who also appear to have a genetic possible chromosome issue.”

carolinacookie4 on Jan 29, 2012 at 00:04:23

“Wendy. Are you nuts?”

greenbabel on Jan 28, 2012 at 23:56:06

“I know you don't mean it that way, but it sounds like you are saying that homosexuality is a disease.”
Democratic Rep: Tea Party Would Love To See Black People 'Hanging On A Tree' (VIDEO)

Democratic Rep: Tea Party Would Love To See Black People 'Hanging On A Tree' (VIDEO)

Commented Aug 31, 2011 at 13:25:37 in Politics

“Another one that needs to go..I live in a diverse neighborhood and we are all in this together. If you folks want to make chance start from with in. what have YOU done for poor people this week or last????”
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Michele Bachmann Says Hurricane Irene And Earthquake Are Divine Warnings To Washington (VIDEO)

Commented Aug 29, 2011 at 17:38:47 in Politics

“Thankfully God worked in mysterious ways. He sent the earthquake and Hurricane to warn us about Bachman and her ignorant big mouth, And I agree with the shout out that she should have been more concerned about folks checking on their neighbors.”
Al Gore Blasts Obama On Climate Change For Failing To Take 'Bold Action'

Al Gore Blasts Obama On Climate Change For Failing To Take 'Bold Action'

Commented Jun 22, 2011 at 08:52:18 in Politics

“Al Gore is a blithering idiot and does not practice what he preaches. The priorities of the world right now focus on a ridiculous war that is costing lives and that needs to be the priority, End the war and bring the troops home. See how much global warming in that part of the world ends.”
Roger Ebert's Ryan Dunn Death 'Jackass' Tweet Provokes Criticism, Debate

Roger Ebert's Ryan Dunn Death 'Jackass' Tweet Provokes Criticism, Debate

Commented Jun 21, 2011 at 15:03:21 in Entertainment

“Why is it that someone,in this case a 30 something year old responsible adult (responsible because he may have been a licensed driver) goes out and breaks the law drinking and driving, speeding at top speeds and wrecking the sports car so bad that all that was left was the frame. and for some reason people speak the truth and it is suddenly their fault? And yes friends don't let friends drive and I am sure this will be seen once the bodies are buried and the lawsuits are filed. one by the passenger's family against Ryan's estate, and one by Ryan's family against who ever served those drinks and let them leave and get behind the wheel. In cases like this the responsible driver (responsible for the wreck) walks away and innocent people are usually involved, killed and/or maimed. Yes two people are dead and a lot of people are now left behind to get angry. Well get angry with Ryan for doing this. Learn from this and make it your goal to not drink and drive and to not let your friends drink and drive. I am positive that if the drinks he drank reported are legit, the tox reports will come back well above the legal limit. I am sorry for the deaths and that two families and friends are left behind to pick up the pieces. I would hope people would learn from these deaths and not let them be a waste.”
Remembering Clarence Clemons: On Meeting

Remembering Clarence Clemons: On Meeting "The Big Man" in "The Big House"

Commented Jun 20, 2011 at 11:26:01 in Entertainment

“Thanks for you remembrances. When the band settled in between gigs back on the Jersey Shore, CC made his home in Sea Bright and made many a morning appearance at Victors Cafe for breakfast. Now Victors had the best breakfasts around those parts in those days. When you ate breakfast with Clarence no one cared who he was or what he did. We were there to eat breakfast and shoot the bull. Clarence could regale us with his tales of life and living. He loved kids and was always ready to give a high five to my son Andy who was a tot and who loved this CC's big grin. We loved CC and we loved his music outside of E Street. A few weeks ago I found the vinyl of Clarence Clemons and bought it though I still have my cassette of it. She asked and I said this is the man playing on Gaga. When Edge of Glory came out I let her learn how to know when it was CC playing his sax. She was hooked. She fell in love with the Big Man, the same way most of us did, including Gaga. I grew up with the parental lines about some music that "it would never last". Well when I get to heaven I am looking forward to hearing that sax live and wailin' and grateful that my daughter got a chance to admire and respect Clarence Clemons in a way I never could show her.”
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In Honor of Teacher Appreciation Week: Let's Show Our Thanks to Teachers by Elevating the Profession

Commented May 4, 2011 at 12:41:43 in Education

“This coming from the woman who left DC schools not much better than they were and indiscriminately fired hundreds of teachers that will now cost the District millions and possibly more since a judge has ruled they were fired illegally, owed back pay for the past several years, and must rehire the teachers. Also, had a principal manipulating test scores for graduating seniors, fired the folks that tried to blow the whistle and also misappropriated a $100,000 grant from AARP to be used for a special program in the DC schools. Pallleeeezzzzzeeee!”
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Should We Arm the Libyan Opposition? The Short (and Long) Answer Is No

Commented Mar 31, 2011 at 09:55:45 in World

“NO!!! we have our Marines and service members being shot in Afghanistan with American made bullets. We supplied stuff years ago to the. Arms we supplied to the countries such as Egypt have had our American marked weapons and other stuff we supplied, used against the folks for the revolution when they protested in the streets. WE have US Marines on the ground despite what Obama wants to say embedded with the rebels. This is a fact known by the Marine parents who have kids that in some cases just came back from the Stan and have had to go to Libya. This is a crock and the American people think spending is out of hand, we have spent billions already over there!”
Paul Ryan: House GOP Will Negotiate With Senate On Government Funding Bill

Paul Ryan: House GOP Will Negotiate With Senate On Government Funding Bill

Commented Feb 21, 2011 at 13:35:23 in Politics

“If the Dems let this go down, BHO will be done. Clinton did the same thing.”
Would Dr. King Be Disappointed With America Today?

Would Dr. King Be Disappointed With America Today?

Commented Jan 18, 2011 at 13:22:28 in Politics

“Yes, I am saddened to say he would be shocked, appalled and angry. During the 60s; his followers stood up for themselves, were accountable and responsible for the consequences. They RESPECTED themselves. Today it is the older generation that remembers Dr. King and those that stood beside him and in some cases died for what they believed in. The young people for the last few generations have taken on the attitudes that they are victims, he is owed something, and everyone is out to get them. they wear clothes that go against Dr. King's beliefs and that basically disrespect themselves. I do not ever remember Dr. King or any of the other leaders in his group acting this way or wearing their trousers down over their underwear. These young people have opportunites that others gave their lives to attain. They are the ones that disrespect his memory the most.”

alex61 on Jan 18, 2011 at 13:37:07

“You are right on about the victim and entitlement mentalities that have ruined millions of blacks' lives. Thank liberals for that.”

BoyInBOYCOTT on Jan 18, 2011 at 13:29:05

“how trivial using fashions to disrespect and discount two or three generations after Dr. King.”
Why I Am Donating $50,000 to WikiLeaks' Defense Fund

Why I Am Donating $50,000 to WikiLeaks' Defense Fund

Commented Dec 17, 2010 at 15:21:44 in Media

“If you wish to do something against this war, then do it in support of our troops not against them. Get active and write to Capital Hill. Start with the Rules Of Engagement that help the enemy and get our kids injured or killed. You want to be political then do so. But making political change and putting a stop to political corruption begins at home with us, not with more of the very thing that you are trying to fight. And before you make comments about these documents in support of the Wikileaks, read them. Read them and look for the names of people you may know personally. You will be shocked at what you find and may even change your attitude towards this man and his accomplice.”

brothers3 on Dec 17, 2010 at 16:08:20

“I've read many of them. I wouldn't even be shocked if my name was in there. But I wouldn't care. I'm all for sunlight shining on the truth of our actions.

You say, "Start with the Rules Of Engagement..."

I say, "Start with the fact that Congress has never declared nor authorized either of these wars or any hostility on Pakistani ground. Bush *DICTATED* these wars. Get it?”
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Social Security: The Coming Cave-in

Commented Dec 13, 2010 at 13:09:18 in Politics

“Mr Obama's handpicked committee. Alan Simpson made it clear the little guy would get blamed. SS recips: he left them with an insult that causes NOW to demand for his resignation or remove. Neither were forthcoming. NOW's plea fell on deaf Obama ears. Simpson chastised Viet Nam vets and and tried to shame them in abusing the system and collecting for their service related illnesses. Folks in Washington or where ever else they come from are not clueless. They just don't care. Why did the family of Sens' Ted Kenendy and Robert Byrd. collect their salaries for a solid year after they died.Will SS recip family collect the SS check a for a year after a loved one dies? No. There needs to be strictly enforced rules on members of the house and senate governing pay/raises/perks We need to remove the get rich scheme that allow them to make money off of us, the legislation they pass/don't pass, the money they make off the Armed Forces.
One way to help social security. End the war.Consider the average age 18-24 of these kids that will be collecting full SS and disability for the rest of their lives from the injuries they have received ( yes, they deserve these benefits), calculate the number injured to date and the average to be injured if the war goes on til 2014, Add in the SS beneficiaries of those killed. Hmmmm!”
Katy Perry's Breasts Get 'Sesame Street' Ban

Katy Perry's Breasts Get 'Sesame Street' Ban

Commented Sep 24, 2010 at 13:02:15 in Entertainment

“Russel also posted Can you tell me how to get to Sexame Street! Love that man!”
Katy Perry's Breasts Get 'Sesame Street' Ban

Katy Perry's Breasts Get 'Sesame Street' Ban

Commented Sep 24, 2010 at 12:51:44 in Entertainment

“Hey Folks. Katy is being made the scape goat here.First, someone was incharge for putting htis together including costume. But. if you go on youe tube pull up another vid they plan to air called TRUE MUD! Yes folks, the powers that be at Children's Television Workshop have brought the very adult, HBO show True Blood to Sesame Street (no the Count was not in it) Merlots tshirts, Sam,. Bill, Suki. Now a little kid would not be up or even allowed to watch True Blood and therefore I am not quite getting the reason behind the parody of this show. So parents, if you are having trouble with Katie Perry's boobies. Go catch last season of True Blood and see if you want the show associated with your Sesame Street. And, I am not bashing True Blood as we watch it, but some stuff from last season to me pushed the envelope.”
Larry Summers Will Leave White House At The End Of The Year

Larry Summers Will Leave White House At The End Of The Year

Commented Sep 21, 2010 at 21:45:37 in Business

“And Obama will follow him a year later.”

Chris1962 on Sep 21, 2010 at 22:14:30

“If he even decides to run for reelection. But whether he ditches out or gets voted out, on his head, this guy is such a Jimmy Carter, Jr., it isn't even funny.”

Pharoah Narim on Sep 21, 2010 at 21:48:27

“You must be spiking the frostys Wendy.”

WaveRhydr on Sep 21, 2010 at 21:47:21

“Lol you repubs cant even count. Bless your hearts”
Robert Gibbs: Alan Simpson Won't Lose His Job Over '310 Million Tits' Comment

Robert Gibbs: Alan Simpson Won't Lose His Job Over '310 Million Tits' Comment

Commented Sep 3, 2010 at 01:33:21 in Politics

“He also is now blaming the Viet Nam Veterans for any deficit spending at the VA. Uh, Hello. Its called the Afghan War. 3 planes into Washington/Bethesda every week. 18 - 34 years of age on the average who will need regular care from the VA for the next 60 years of so. Not just regular medical checks, some form of serious care for Traumatic Brain Injury, PTSD, refittings and new prosthetics. The needs are endless. And the insulting remarks to a generation that was forced to serve by a draft, This man's rants are endless and still the President tolerates it. And, the President wonders why no one like him and why his ratings are in the crapper.”
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