Friday 19th January, 2018

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WAKE UP: Pornography is not victimless &- it destroys lives and kills people

DR. REEDER: Let me just use the term one time: this pornographic industry, "adult entertainment." There's nothing adult about it. I actually see it as ...


Fatal wreck in Alabama attributed to icy patches

The icy conditions in the state claims the life of a Covington County woman. 42-year-old Tressa Richards of Brewton was in a vehicle when the ...


Are you aware this is where our taxes go?

Nobody likes paying taxes. Accepting inevitability can make paying less painful; Benjamin Franklin observed that only death and taxes were certain in life. Or perhaps ...


Tuscaloosa civil rights activist to be honored tonight in Atlanta

Dr. Charles Steele Jr (Youtube) A Tuscaloosa native is going to become a member of the International Civil Rights Walk of Fame. Dr. Charles Steele ...


Women: Stop 'feministsplaining' sex to men

There's a word that has become popular in feminist circles these days: "mansplaining." The word is a mashup of "man" and "explaining" and refers to ...


Bama ex-sorority sister now so sorry for her racial slurs

University of Alabama quad (Photo: University of Alabama) A former sorority sister who used racially derogatory words in videos posted to social media is now ...


Dale Jackson's 7 Things: Shutdown becomes less likely, Apple credits tax cuts for big moves, Alabama may make Medicaid recipients work, and more …

— President Trump and Speaker Paul Ryan both believe they will be able to avoid a government shutdown with a short-term spending bill. — In ...


Sorority Girl Expelled From The University Of Alabama For Racist Rant, Sparking Protests

The story of Harley Barber, the girl who got kicked out of her sorority and then expelled from the University of Alabama for her racist ...


Felipe Rivero finalizes $22M, 4-year deal with Pirates

Felipe Rivero admits he was a little surprised when Pittsburgh Pirates parted with established stars Gerrit Cole and Andrew McCutchen over the last week, part ...


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Darkest Hour
A few years ago, Ian Mortimer wrote a blog post for The Guardian titled 'œTen of the Worst Years in British History.' This list of uniquely awful 12-month periods included 1348, when the Black Death finally arrived on British shores, ...

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Hotel Sofitel, New York City

This at the time of my stay was one of the newest hotels in New York, and merited a review from the rave comments ...

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