Berra-Guidry friendship

February 24, 2011

The New York Times has a great story on the friendship of two NY Yankee greats, Yogi Berra and Ron Guidry. It’s worth taking the time to read, even if you aren’t a Yankee fan. Even…


Buzz: Secret to Goodin’s nomination

February 24, 2011

The Florida Transportation Commission serves as nominating Commission in the selection of the Secretary of Transportation. The Governor appoints Secretary from among three candidates nominated by the Commission. Former Santa Rosa County Commissioner Gordon Goodin, R-Navarre,…


School District shutdowns Century’s only hurricane shelter

February 24, 2011

NorthEscambia.com reports that the Escambia County School District will no longer keep kitchen facilities, emergency food commodities and janitorial supplies available at Carvery/Century K-8 School. That school was closed as an educational facility in May, 2009,…


ECSO finds body

February 24, 2011

Press Release: Investigators with the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office have identified the body of a local woman found in a wooded area near the intersection of Twin Oaks Drive and Prieto Drive in unincorporated Pensacola. The…

State & National News

Gov. Scott Walker thinks Koch is on the phone

February 24, 2011

The BEAST’s Ian Murphy calls Walker, posing as archconservative moneybags David Koch, and they casually discuss crushing all public unions. Huffington Post analyzes Walker’s comments. Top Six Revelations in the Call Between Fake David Koch and…


My sense of humor gets me in trouble

February 24, 2011

Tuesday I volunteered as Mike Papantonio’s sidekick on The Ed Schultz Radio Show. We focused primarily on Wisconsin protests against Gov. Scott Walker. We had seen several reports on how the Koch brothers had paid for…

BP Disaster

Feinberg attorneys tout GCCF transparency

February 23, 2011

You may read about this tomorrow in the daily newspaper, but the Mobile Press Register has it today. Lawyers for the Gulf Coast Claims Facility have filed a brief with U.S. District Court in New Orleans.…