Life Musings

Reflections of a single woman on her journey through life.

Category: News

What Else Is There?

It really seems almost wrong to talk about anything aside from the massive quake(s) and tsunamis that have rocked the Pacific today.  But, at the same time, what is there to say that everyone else hasn’t already said?  So, with that being said, I will simply add everyone I know within the disaster struck areas is safe and sound… and my thoughts are with those affected.  We did get some […]

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Day Light Savings

Am I the only one who didn’t know about this? The U.S. Energy Policy Act of 2005, passed by the U.S. Congress July, 2005, extended Daylight Saving Time (DST) in the U.S. by approximately four weeks. As a result, beginning in 2007, DST will start three weeks earlier on March 11, 2007, and end one week later on November 4, 2007, resulting in a new DST period that is four […]

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Playboy Sergeant

I ran across this article online tonight… Sergeant in trouble for Playboy spread – 1 hour, 28 minutes ago   An Air Force staff sergeant who posed nude for Playboy magazine has been relieved of her duties while the military investigates, officials said Thursday. In February’s issue, hitting newsstands this week, Michelle Manhart is photographed in uniform yelling and holding weapons under the headline “Tough Love.” The following pages show her […]

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Tigger Wha??

This puts a whole new spin on Winnie the Pooh and Tigger, too… Father: Costumed ‘Tigger’ hit my son – Sun Jan 7, 5:04 PM ET A Walt Disney World employee dressed as the character “Tigger” was accused of hitting a child while posing for a photo, a spokeswoman for the theme park said Saturday. Park officials temporarily suspended Michael J. Fedelem while they investigate the accusations, Disney spokeswoman Zoraya Suarez […]

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Tag, You’re It… NOT

You have got to be kidding me… Playing tag now a no-no at some US schools WASHINGTON (AFP) – Two Massachusetts primary schools this week joined a growing list of US schools that have banned the age-old game of tag for fear that children may get hurt and their parents will sue. Officials at McCarthy Elementary School in Framingham in the northeastern state, told local media that children have been […]

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Cell Phone Ban

I knew it would happen eventually!  California bans holding cell phones when driving Fri Sep 15, 9:17 PM ET   OAKLAND, California (Reuters) – California on Friday banned motorists from talking on cell phones unless they use a headset or speakerphone, although the law will not take effect until July 1, 2008, to allow time to educate the public. Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, who signed the measure, urged Californians not to […]

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