Archive for May 24th, 2011

9 Ways That The World Has Gotten Even Crazier In May

9 Ways That The World Has Gotten Even Crazier In May

In case you haven't noticed, the world has gotten even crazier in May. Just when you think that things can't get any more bizarre, events go to a whole new level. Sadly, millions of Americans seem almost completely oblivious to all of the world-altering things that are going on all around us....
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On Patriotism: Examining the Firmware of War

Patriotism is everywhere thought to be a virtue rather than a mental disorder. I don’t get it. If I told the Rotarians or an American Legion hall that “John is a patriot,” all would approve greatly of John. If I told them that patriotism was nothing more...
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Vegas Impressionist Ken Block at Volcano Art Center – Saturday, May 28

Vegas Impressionist Ken Block at Volcano Art Center – Saturday, May 28

Critically acclaimed comic impressionist Ken Block is a national headliner whose one-man / 100-voice show “Ken Block” has delivered standing ovation performances to dinner club, theater, cruise ship, corporate, resort and casino audiences across the country over the past 10 years. Accompanied by a digital orchestra and video backgrounds, Block’s star-studded stage revue revisits the...
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Greece in Meltdown

Stocks dropped on Monday as Europe’s sovereign-debt crisis deepened and bond yields across the EU periphery headed sharply higher. The euro fell hard against the dollar ($1.40) while the Greek 10-year bond spiked to 17 per cent before mounting a modest comeback. The situation is getting desperate.  Most economists now believe that Greece will...
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South Kohala Police Arrest Resort Murder Suspect

A Washington man has been arrested for murder in connection with a fatal domestic disturbance at a resort on the Kohala Coast. At 11:18 p.m. Monday (May 23), South Kohala police responded to an emergency call at a resort on North Kaniku Drive. They learned that resort employees had received calls from guests reporting screams...
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