Entertainment

Train spotting puzzle

November 4, 2011

From puzzle-barn.com: During a recent plane and train spotting contest, five eager entrants were lined up ready to be tested on their spotting ability. They had each spotted a number of planes (26, 86, 123, 174,…

Entertainment

TGIF: Google tricks

November 4, 2011

It’s Friday! Blow off work and play Google games all afternoon. Try Google’s latest coding stunt, which you can see by typing “do a barrel roll” in Google’s search box. Read more.…

News

Corporate Tax Dodgers

November 4, 2011

Twenty-five years ago, President Ronald Reagan, horrified by corporate tax dodging, closed corporate tax loopholes with the Tax Reform Act of 1986. Since then, things have gone the other way, and many who claim to be…

State & National News

Personhood: Pandora’s Box

November 4, 2011

Mississippi’s Personhood Initiative is short: “Should the term ‘person’ be defined to include every human being from the moment of fertilization, cloning, or the equivalent thereof?” Legal and medical experts say the vague language could lead…

Entertainment

Shakes benefit set for Nov. 19

November 4, 2011

Press Release: Following up on a successful season of Twelfth Night, Pensacola Shakespeare Theatre is thrilled to once again bring you great theatre with great actors Claire Lautier and Geraint Wyn Davies as they return to…

Escambia County Pensacola

Union Occupies County Chambers

November 4, 2011

by Jeremy Morrison It’s an interesting mix: the union and Occupiers. While their messages may dovetail, the group’s styles vary wildly. “Let’s hope it doesn’t rain,” said Mike Lowery, president of the Amalgamated Transit Union Local…

Education

PNJ & United Way host lunch for Malcolm Thomas

November 4, 2011

Superintendent Malcolm Thomas will be allowed to directly give his “sales pitch” to young voters at luncheon sponsored by United Way, who is recruiting that age group to join its “Emerging Leaders Society,” and is being…

Pensacola

ESPN looks at Trent Richardson

November 4, 2011

Trent Richardson’s work ethic doesn’t come from a narcissistic quest to win individual awards and accolades. He is determined that his two young daughters won’t endure the same daily struggles he had while growing up with…