News Unplugged

Archives

Memorial Day is the day set aside for remembering those who have fallen in the service of their country. First known as Decoration Day, it originated after the Civil War to remember the fallen Union and Confederate soldiers in that bloodiest of American conflicts. We now use the day to remember all of those who have fallen while in the armed services, going back to the origins of the country. Memorial Day… Read More

Rate this:

My rants against airline fees has more ammunition. If you fly this summer, you’re probably paying extra. Airlines have quietly added extra fees for what they’re calling peak travel days. USA Today reports surcharges run from 10 to 30 dollars for each one-way domestic flight. Five big airlines — American, Delta, Continental, United and US Airways— have surcharges on most flights on 73 of 74 days June 10 through Aug. 22. The only day without… Read More

Rate this:

President Obama returned to Washington DC from Global Warming Summit in Copenhagen.  He was greeted by a huge snowstorm. Now what was that you saying about global warming Mr. President? Actress Brittany Murphy dead at 32. Tiger’s mom “angry and disappointed” in him.  Join the crowd.  It’s also reported he may be headed for sex rehab. 2010 should be an interesting year for Tiger. I’m at Utica Square (Tulsa’s upscale shopping center)  today. Not nearly… Read More

Rate this:

Be careful out there during your holiday shopping, and be aware of what’s going on around you.  Talked to woman on phone Sunday night.  She was walking back to vehicle in Walmart parking lot.  As she was getting in, man with gun shoves her to passenger side.  She escapes when he had trouble starting her car.  He shoots at her, but misses.  Took her vehicle and purse, everything.  She’s pretty shaken up. … Read More

Rate this: