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Most Corrupt Politician

Most Corrupt Politician

From Mentalfloss.com: The undisputed poster child for graft and greed in American politics was Boss William Tweed. He was a politician who raised corruption to an art form; a perfect model for all dirty lawyers to emulate. As a member of New York's Tammany Hall in the Civil War era, Tweed and his [...]

Benson is up for healthcare position

Benson is up for healthcare position

Rumors persist that newly re-elected state rep. Holly Benson is being promoted to head a statewide healthcare agency. I'm trying to get confirmation on which one. If she's appointed, then we will have a special election for her seat asap. A quick tunraround means anyone could walk away with the [...]

Gannett cash flow at $680M. PNJ raises ad rates.

Gannett cash flow at $680M. PNJ raises ad rates.

Gannett, one of the largest newspaper chains in the country, had cash flow of $680 million for the first half of the year. PNJ announced this month its raising its ad rates. Read 11/17/06 dated: Rate Increase Letter

Bayou fecal problems

From P.A. Ucci: Some clarity is required on the IN News septic tank causality on local bayou pollution. Septic tanks have been frequently cited as major factor. The UWF study covered the 25 month sampling period ending on 12-30-03, (i.e. almost a year before IVAN). It would be interesting [...]

Escambia Co. government holds back business

Escambia Co. government holds back business

Got this email from a local business owner: After opening my business nearly 10 years ago, I swore I wouldn't open a hot dog stand in Escambia County. The hurdles to get my business open kept changing during the middle of the ballgame and I was losing employees before I could even get open [...]

Nashville Band looks for love

Nashville Band looks for love

My name's Jason Parker and I play bass for my band Bixler in Nashville, TN. We're trying our best to make it and are wanting to get the word out about our band to anyone & everyone. If you get a chance it'd be great if you could check out my band at (www.bixlermusic.com) or at [...]

New Rave gets rave

From faithful reader: Hey, I know you guys have covered this, but wanted to make sure you saw a film there. I saw a screening and was astounded at the quality of the digital image. It's like the biggest plasma TV you've ever seen. Right now, it's the only theater in the nation with no 35mm [...]

Cities may takeover sewer utility

Cities may takeover sewer utility

The South Florida Sun Sentinel reports Pembroke Pines, Pembroke Park, Dania Beach and West Park are meeting this week to discuss how to make Hollywood (who provides them sewer) give them a say in the operation of the plant. Hollywood Commissioner Keith Wasserstrom has been suspended by Gov. Jeb [...]

Back off, Old Man

Back off, Old Man

Stephen Colbert speaks out for every son, including Pres. Bush. Click to view

Life without ABC

Life without ABC

If ABC was dropped by Mediacom today, I wouldn't get to watch ABC's Wife Swap and the finale of The Bachelor: Rome. Darn it.

2006 Hurricane predictions off

2006 Hurricane predictions off

"Chicken Little" hurricane forecasters predicted a busy hurricane season that just never materialized. Here are the numbers as compiled by the Tampa Tribune: BY THE NUMBERS 9: The number of named storms this year 17: The number of named storms predicted May 31 by a team at Colorado State [...]

Mediacom-WEAR showdown on Friday

Mediacom-WEAR showdown on Friday

Will Mediacom pay WEAR $6/yr for every subscriber in Santa Rosa County and on Pensacola Beach? If Mediacom drops the ABC affiliate will WEAR drop its ad rates since it will lose 25%-30% of its market? Will Mediacom drop its rates? My guess is the answer to all three questions is NO. Meanwhile [...]

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