1535 messages in -19 discussions
Latest 12:12 PM by gunter
Latest Jul-10 by bshmr
Latest Jul-8 by gunter
Latest Jul-6 by gunter
3780 messages in 552 discussions
32238 messages in 4741 discussions
3682 messages in 330 discussions
you staying dry I hope ...
Thank you! Learned a lot since Katrina, so we were pretty much prepared before the storm. Generator included. However, this time the water may be an issue, even though the wind right now is nothin' nice. Mostly being hit by the squalls. Eventually a limb or two will break from a tree and hit a line, there goes our power. For now, enjoying the day off. :D
Turned out to be more hype then anything. It was just a regular swamp land storm, nothing that Louisianians aren't already used to. I did enjoy the cool weather and a day of relaxation. :)
... while keeping fingers crossed for the rest of the season ...
"Certain things must not happen whatever the accusation is," she said.
I don't quite get the uproar, until the line I highlighted.
ROME - They blindfolded him and handcuffed him immediately after taking him to the barracks on Via in Selci. Then someone decided to photograph it. It is a shocking image of Christian Gabriel Natale Hjort, the 18-year-old American accused of complicity in the murder of carabiniere Mario Cerciello Rega, taken shortly after his arrest. Remember the Guantanamo prisoners with the gray band to cover their eyes, their arms behind their backs, their wrists tightened by handcuffs. When it is shown to the commander general Giovanni Nistri dell'Arma, the reaction is immediate: "It is an unacceptable episode and as such must be treated". For this reason, it has the immediate internal investigation to report those responsible to the judiciary and subject them to disciplinary proceedings
Army blows up Mom's body!
“She was then supposedly strapped in a chair on some sort of apparatus, and a detonation took place underneath her to basically kind of get an idea of what the human body goes through when a vehicle is hit by an IED,”