January, 2016


The Great fish switch, are you eating what your paying for?

The Food and Drug Administration recently ruled that genetically engineered salmon can be sold in the US without any labels noting that its DNA has been altered. There is indeed strong scientific consensus that genetically modified foods are safe to consume. But safe or not, I believe I have a right to know what I’m eating. Label food for what it is, and let me decide for myself. Thus I’m planning to buy my salmon at retailers such as Kroger, Safeway, Target, Trader Joe’s and Whole Foods, which have announcedRead More

What the owl said #21

If you don’t like it change it that is the common theme of today. The problem is that if you don’t like something and try to change it you will step on someone else’s toes that does like it. What makes your toes better than theirs, is it your age, your gender, your persuasion, is it you wealth or is it your talent. Whatever it is what give you the right to decided something is right or wrong for someone else just because it not right for you. If IRead More

This is how you create a monster in 30 Minutes

Half a dozen inmates hiding in the showers at Sumter Correctional Institution surrounded a 17-year-old on the morning of July 24, 2013. For the next 30 minutes, the band of prisoners choked, slapped and stabbed the juvenile more than 100 times with sharpened pieces of barbed-wire broken from a fence. The attackers finished by pushing a broom handle into the juvenile’s rectum, sexually battering him after he had lost consciousness. All the while, an officer with the Florida Department of Corrections sat in a glass-enclosed room directly in front ofRead More

What the owl said #20

The only bad mistake is the one you learn nothing from. People makes mistakes and in all instance other people will always see them as bad because it is not their mistake. But what you have to understand is there is learning in making mistakes. If the first car was never built because of the fear of making a mistake we would all still be riding horses and shoveling shit. We are supposed to learn from our mistakes, when you were a child about to touch the stove a momRead More