curated news for friends & family™
... because friends don't let friends go uninformed! ™    

groucho.jpg non-fiction 3

( in culture, humor )

How do these people survive?Recently, when I went to McDonald's I saw on the menu that you could have an order of 6, 9 or 12 Chicken McNuggets. I asked for a half dozen nuggets. We don't have half dozen nuggets, said the teenager at the counter. You don't? I replied. ... read more

vaccination.jpg cool new covid shot side-effect discovered

( in culture, humor, covid, vaccines )

Fauci and Gates today held a joint press conference to announce the following:Arm That Got Jab Attracts MagnetOK, there was no press conference but, unless this woman's arm was already magnetic (or sticky), this is very weird. ... read more

ball-bat-plate.png parents code of ethics

( in culture, humor, sports )

Signing my daughter up for softball, I had to laugh at this (stripped down) Parents Code of Ethics:I will encourage good sportsmanshipI will place the emotional and physical well-being of my child ahead of my personal desire to win.I will remember that the game is for the youth - not adults. I gues ... read more

cartoon-bug-virus.jpg california under quarantine

( in culture, humor, covid )

Hilariously sad. See What It's Like Living in California Now We now have hundreds of thousands of so-called 'cases', 'infections' and 'positive tests' but hardly any sick people. Recall that four fifths (80%) of 'infections' are asymptomatic (1) Covid wards have been by and large empty ... read more

stupid sayings

( in culture, humor, jokes )

Save the whales. Collect the whole set. A day without sunshine is like, night. On the other hand, you have different fingers. 42.7 percent of all statistics are made up on the spot. 99 percent of politicians give the rest a bad name. I feel like I'm diagonally parked in a parallel universe. HONK if ... read more

  most recent posts

external rss feeds

richmond replaces robert e. lee equestrian with 'emancipation monument' just two weeks later ( in education, news )

2021-09-23 -- A new monument has been unveiled in the spot where the iconic Robert E. Lee equestrian stood in Richmond just two weeks after it was removed. The statue of Lee was a national historic landmark and installed in 1890. Lawmakers were on the scene when the Emancipation and Freedom... ... read more

government whistleblowers break wide open a federal conspiracy to suppress injury and death from covid vaccines ( in education, news )

2021-09-24 -- ( Natural News ) According to whistleblowers from the Department of Health and Human Services , there is a federal conspiracy to suppress widespread injury and death caused by the experimental covid-19 vaccines . The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) created a set of.. ... read more

here's why the government response to covid should trouble you ( in education, news )

2021-09-24 -- The Great Reset barrels ahead in Australia at a blistering pace. Doug Casey's International... ... read more

pharma has a death wish for children and infants ( in education, news )

2021-09-28 -- No responsible parent would let their children anywhere near toxic flu/covid jabs that are designed to destroy health. Nor would they permit their own bodies to be harmed by their toxins. US/Western dark forces in cahoots with Pharma and their MSM co-conspirators have other ... read more

facebook knows instagram is toxic for teens, but has no plans to fix it, company documents reveal ( in education, news )

2021-09-20 -- A Wall Street Journal investigation showing Facebook has known for more than a year-and-a-half that Instagram is harmful to teen girls body image sparked comparisons between Big Tobacco and Facebooks policy of pursuing profits regardless of documented harm. Children's Health... ... read more

culture

action films on netflix ( in culture, movies-tv-video, humor )

Almost half of all action films on Netflix have a variation of this description: "He thought he was retired, but has to do One. Last. Job!Affiliate marketing link belowTry Fubo streaming TV ... read more

movies and tv shows filmed in budapest ( in culture, movies-tv-video )

I was researching this for my next possible novel, and thought other, better novelists might find it useful:Love and DeathEtoileMusic BoxHowling V: The RebirthThe Cremaster CycleGloomy SundayAu PairIn the BeginningAn American RhapsodyLast RunDinotopiaPerlasca Un eroe ItalianoI SpyUn ... read more

the latest creative safety shoes ( in culture, humor, internet, spam )

I'm starting to think this 163.com domain is not legit!From: salesshineo@163.comDear Sir,Lucky day to you! We ARE feeling lucky now that we've received this email! We are a professional shoes manufacturer, focused on this area for 10 years. We service a good quality shoes with b ... read more

no more tv ( in culture, movies-tv-video )

We've turned off, unplugged and hidden the TVs from ourselves! The plan is to keep it that way throughout the summer. We'll see how long it lasts. :) Something tells me we'll be cheating by watching more stuff on our computers. Still, I expect us all to be just a little bit smarter ... read more

lies lies lies ( in culture, music, conspiracies )

Lyrics from a Frank Zappa song:You will obey me while I lead youAnd eat the garbage that I feed youUntil the day that we don't need youDon't go for hel...no one will heed youYour mind is totally controlledIt has been stuffed into my moldAnd you will do as you are toldUntil the right ... read more

family

finnegan walter brouns hatched out ( in family, brouns )

Finnegan Walter Brouns. Born April 1st at 9:35 AM. ... read more

holmes family newsletter vol 4 no 6 ( in family, holmes, newsletter )

The Barking Dog Vol. 4 No. 6, July 22, 1992 "Who names these newsletters, anyway?" earthquakes, earthqu ... read more

keep your dog safe from dognapping ( in family, pets, dogs, advice )

"If you're anything like us here at Breed Advisor, we simply can't imagine life without our four-legged family members. That's why we were horrified to learn that approximately 2 million canines are dognapped each year. Sadly, dog abductions have become increasingly common over ... read more

update to the update's update ( in family, adoption, holmes )

I went ahead and paid for the 24-hour internet connection from the room. It wasn't even double the cost of one hour. I also swapped out the flaky cable and that seems to have fixed the connection problem. Wrong. I had to call the techs back to fix it. The hotel sure did send up som ... read more

we're in astrakhan ( in family, adoption, holmes )

After a nerve-wracking trip to the airport and getting through the airport security we finally made it to our plane. We were told that our Rep, Galina, would be flying with us. We never saw her until we were already on the plane. She was one of the last passengers on the plane, she s ... read more

life

usurpation and the corporation as crime ( in life, money, employment, crime )

Richard Grossman on Usurpation and the Corporation as Crime.UPDATE: "If people want to go into business, fine," Grossman said. "But this law would strip away 500 years of Constitutional protections and privileges. No more limited liability for shareholders. No more per ... read more

nutty grain and oat bars ( in life, health, food, recipes )

I need to try this. Too bad I hate cooking so much. I eat way too many snacks at work, but at least these are healthy. The snack machine and I have had a falling out (it no longer recognizes my shopper's card), so now's a good time to try this."We can't stress it enough: Pack ... read more

cake mixes and toxins ( in life, health, food, safety )

PLEASE remember to check your cupboards when you get home tonight!!!Throw away ALL OUTDATED pancake mix, brownie mixes, Bisquick, cake and cookie mixes, etc., you have in your home.A high school student had pancakes and it almost became fatal. His mom, a registered nurse, made him pa ... read more

as gov't puts kids in bubbles, study suggests playing in the dirt boosts immune systems ( in life, health )

Matt Agorist - As more states and countries attempt to send children back to school amid the Covid-19 "pandemic", we have seen some utterly horrifying...Go to as-govt-puts-kids-in-bubbles-study-suggests-playing-in-the-dirt-boosts-immune-systems/DISCLAIMER: We are not medic ... read more

the jobs number is b.s. says former head of bls ( in life, money, employment, politics )

The Jobs Number Is BS Says Former Head Of BLS."After every non-farm payroll report we provide our own breakdown of what the real unemployment rate is in a country in which the labor force participation rate has not been adjusted to normalize for the Second Great Depression. In t ... read more

news and other sites of interest

alternative

12160
before it's news
blacklisted news
humans are free
mind unleashed
northwest connection
pro publica
scott adams
sgt report
stephen lendman
the liberty daily
waking times
washington sentinel

satire

babylon bee
click hole
daily mash
news thump
rising wasabi

corporate / mainstream

atlantic
hill, the
houston chronicle
la times
mcclatchy dc
new york times
new yorker
seattle times
talking points memo
wall street journal

foreign

central chronicle
chosun ilbo
global times
gulf times
himalayan times
irish examiner
jakarta post
middle east monitor
press tv
russia insider
times of india

health

defender
dr. robert o. young
food safety news
natural health 365
natural news
nature of healing
nutritruth
truth about cancer
yummy doctor

charity

hands on nashville
humane society
nashville humane association
rescue.org
world animal protection

miscellany

barnhardt biz
campaign finance reports
common law court
economic collapse
long war journal
minds
news maven
public intelligence
rising tide foundation
rumor mill news
south front
top secret writers
wolfram alpha

science

climate depot
geoengineering watch
live science
new atlas
science daily
seeker
watchers news

sports

blood horse
fansided
four four two
half spaces
harness racing
nba
pro soccer usa
sports illustrated
stars and stripes fc
us soccer
us trotting
yahoo sports

tech

beta news
electronic frontier
gazelle
hacker news
mass private i

local & tv news

abc news
albuquerque (kob ch. 4)
californian
los angeles (cbs ch. 5)
nashville (abc ch. 2)
nashville (cbs ch. 5)
nashville (nbc ch. 4)
nbc news
redding (abc ch. 7)
tulsa (abc ch. 8)

William Arthur Holmes Connect to us on Amazon Author buy us a coffee? WordPress blog