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IHMC featured in Orlando Sentinel

July 2, 2008

The Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition is featured in the Orlando Sentinel today: WALL-E, Iron Man, the Transformers, Aquaman and even Pluto are very real working concepts in a unique research lab that is…

GO Zone helps Alabama, not us

July 2, 2008

Congressman Jeff Miller failed to not only get Escambia and Santa Rosa counties in the GO Zone when it passed in 2006 or when Congress extended this spring. What is the Go Zone? The Gulf Opportunity…

Starbucks closing 600 stores

July 2, 2008

The coffee bubble has burst. Starbucks is cutting 5 percent of its U.S. locations – about 12,000 will lose their jobs. About 200 of those are company operations, with the rest managed by other companies like…

Scaring us into drilling?

July 1, 2008

Philadelphia City Papers questions the GOP drill agenda. Are they using facts or just spinning the talking heads on TV? I love the opening: With gas prices hovering over $4 a gallon across the U.S., the…

Tired of Gulf1 emails

July 1, 2008

I am. No matter how many times we unsubscribe – yet another email comes from them. It’s either a “newsletter” from Dave Murzin or Clay Ford or right-wing conservative babble from Bob Pappas or some tip…

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Bill McCollum to sue Countrywide

July 1, 2008

Press Release: Attorney General Bill McCollum today announced that his office has filed a lawsuit against Countrywide Financial, one of the nation’s largest mortgage companies, for allegedly engaging in deceptive and unfair trade practices. The Attorney…

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IN Your Head Radio 7.1

July 1, 2008

Today I will talk to Brady Boyd. Pastor of the New Life Church of Colorado Springs. New Life’s former Pastor,  Ted Haggard, was fired more than a year ago after he was outed by a gay…

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June Yahoo Buzz

July 1, 2008

During June, Web searchers on Yahoo wanted to know more about Tim Russert than any other News figure or event, followed by George Carlin, U.S. Open and Euro 2008. Here is the full article on Yahoo…

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IP loves Loxley

June 30, 2008

Mobile Press Register reports that International Paper plans today to ask Loxley to annex and rezone thousands of acres of timberland north of Interstate 10 to accommodate a long-term development that will include everything from single-family…

Nixing Disney nightclubs

June 28, 2008

Disney has announced it is closing, effective Sept 2008, six night clubs on its Pleasure Island. It will be shifting to a more family-friendly environment. Read The party’s over at Pleasure Island: Disney to shut down…

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Okaloosa sheriff’s race heated

June 28, 2008

Face it. All sheriff’s races are. From the Daily News: “The two men hoping to unseat Okaloosa County Sheriff Charlie Morris claim the same thing: Morris is the invisible man. “You shouldn’t be hiding behind a…

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Where the Hell is Matt?

June 28, 2008

This is so cool. Four months in the making, 42 countries, and a cast of thousands. You can turn HD off if it’s playing jerky or taking too long to load. Where the Hell is Matt?…

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Baptist move increases need for CMP

June 27, 2008

Baptist Hospital moving out of the west side of Pensacola could have a dire impact on the economy on that part of the city. All the small businesses that depend on the hospital employees could be…