Bracelets taped as a precaution
If you or a loved one has to go into the hospital (I pray it doesn't happen, but it might), make sure you're aware of the accessories he or she is wearing. According to this article, the Lance Armstrong "Live Strong" bracelets can be the same color as bands put on patients to indicate "do not resuscitate."
Pennsylvania city councilman demands that Bush photo be removed from market stand
Anyone else find it ironic that the name of the councilman involved in this story's name is Nelson Polite?
Election Recount 2004?
In the story above, councilman Polite wants "healing" for our divided nation. (In a side note, if John Kerry had won, would we need "healing"?) Maybe he should think about accepting that his candidate did not win and looking to find a way to lead his community forward instead of spinning his wheels and complaining about who did or did not win the election. Maybe calling these group and saying--hey, we didn't win, but that doesn't mean we can't all come together, move forward and do what's best for America. Nope, instead let's all get out and protest some more. Yeah, that'll show 'em. Again, if the roles were reversed with Bush losing, can you imagine how these protestors would be portrayed?
Official: Alcohol detected in fourth-grader's suspected 'Jell-O shots' cannot be confirmed
I heard about this story last week--little girl gets into trouble when she arrives at school with Jell-O shots. My first thought was--man, the in-class party sure has changed a lot since I was in the fourth grade! Of course, as Christmas nears and the children get more and more excited about the Winter break, the teachers may need a few more of these....
10-year-old girl arrested, handcuffed for taking scissors to school
Guess it's a good thing she wasn't running with scissors....
posted by Michael Hickerson at 12/13/2004 08:24:00 AM