LawReader CEO Gwen Billingsley My mother is getting on in years, and as mothers do, she passed on some family papers to me recently. I found this interesting article from a Nashville newspaper from 1862. “NASHVILLE DAILY UNION, November 20,1862. p. 3, c 3 ATHEIST WEDDING VOW FROM 1862. « LawReader
the best kind of sandwich Last Thursday, I was super-excited for the weekend. I was going to Las Vegas in hopes of playing in the annual Andy Mercer Memorial 9-Ball Classic held at the Rum Runner on Tropicana. the best kind of sandwich « the OMGWTF blog : billiards food life
With the amount of money apparently spent on “Game of Thrones,” the fantasy epic set in a quasi-medieval somewhereland beginning Sunday on , a show like “Mad Men” might have the financing to continue into the second term of a Malia Obama presidency. “Game of Thrones” is a cast-of-at-least-many-hundreds production, with sweeping “Braveheart” shots of warrior hordes. Keeping track of the principals alone feels as though it requires the focused memory of someone who can play bridge at a Warren Buffett level of adeptness. In a sense the series, which will span 10 episodes, ought to come with a warning like, “If you can’t count cards, please return to reruns of ‘.’ ” Shot largely on location in the fields and hills of Northern Ireland and Malta, “Game of Thrones” is green and ripe and good-looking. Here the term green carries double meaning as both visual descriptive and allegory. Television Review - ‘Game of Thrones’ Begins Sunday on HBO
Pakistan's transgender tribe of tax collectors Pakistan's transgender tax collectors In Karachi, Pakistan's largest city, authorities employ "transgender" tax collectors.They are sent out with the aim of embarrassing debtors into paying up.Barely 1 per cent of Pakistanis pay any income tax. Karachi, Pakistan (CNN) -- Miss your tax deadline in the United States this weekend, and you might get a nasty letter at your door. In Karachi, Pakistan's largest city, you might get Riffee and the gang.
The Sexes: The Lavender Panthers Four San Francisco teen-agers recently got the surprise of their young lives. Tooling around in their souped-up car looking for a little fun, they spotted two homosexuals leaving the Naked Grape, a well-known gay bar. The youths roared to a stop, jumped out of their car and began to push the homosexuals around. Suddenly a brawny band, led by a man in a clerical collar, leaped from a gray Volkswagen bus and lit into them. "We didn't even ask questions," said the Rev.
Snake dies after biting model’s fake boob This is the bizarre moment a snake bites model Orit Fox on the breast – and ends up DYING of silicone poisoning. The unlucky serpent is being LICKED on the face by Israel’s super-enhanced Fox when it decides it wants to take a bite on the model’s bosom. A shocked Fox, who is rumoured to have the biggest breasts in the Middle-East, tries to remove the snake from her boob during the surreal incident north-west of Jerusalem. She was taken to hospital shortly after and given a tetanus shot but the snake is understood to have died as a result of silicone poisoning. According to reports, the bizarre episode was part of a publicity stunt by Israeli DJ Shmulik Tayar. Tags: Video, Weird