"i have noticed an unusual spike in paranormal activity whenever i cut
my grass. i have called the police and they refuse to to do anytyhing
YET they send helicopters by my house every night. the blades are sharp
and it works fine but i run a christian home and i will not have any
evil spirits around my family or my lawn."
A heavy concrete block appeared on the front lawn of The Paseo Grill in Oklahoma City on Friday. Restaurant owners aren’t quite sure what to make of the monument or its reference to H.P. Lovecraft’s fictional deity, Azathoth.
A bronze plaque attached to one side of the monument bears these
puzzling words, “In the Year of Our Lord 2012 Creer Pipi claimed this
land for Azathoth.”
"What I am opposed to is a dumb war. What I am opposed to is a rash war. What I am opposed to is the cynical attempt by [officials] to shove their own ideological agendas down our throats, irrespective of the costs in lives lost and in hardships borne."
James Fallows in The Atlantic:
"President Obama seems inexplicably to be positioning himself for a dumb war.
A war with the highest moral aims -- saving innocents, pushing
evil-doers, reinforcing a "norm" -- but with no backing from our major
allies, no attainable strategic goals, no evident support from the U.S. public, and no apparent attempt to make Congress share responsibility for whatever the consequences turn out to be"
In Death Valley, it’s often said that temperatures are so high you can fry an egg – but all those well-meaning visitors who want to try it out for themselves are making a mess. Now Death Valley National Park is asking visitors to stop cracking eggs on the sidewalk – and stick to frying pans instead.