Saturday, April 25, 2009

Thursday, April 23, 2009

Quotes of the Week

Freedom is a possession of inestimable value. - Cicero (106 BC - 43 BC)

The trouble with the rat race is that even if you win, you're still a rat. - Lily Tomlin (1939 - )

Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain - and most fools do. - Dale Carnegie (1888 - 1955)

For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them. - Aristotle (384 BC - 322 BC)

Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better. - Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 - 1882)

I must govern the clock, not be governed by it. - Golda Meir (1898 - 1978)

Ten years have passed...

Two powerful examples of Christian character were born out of the Columbine High School shootings: Courage and Forgiveness. Rachel Scott, a student at the High School, was martyred as she courageously testified of her faith in Christ. In the aftermath, her father continues to model forgiveness and its healing efforts for the broken-hearted.

Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Fred Thompson on Obama’s decision to possibly prosecute Bush Administration officials

Fred Thompson takes Obama to task over the President’s latest amateurish flip flop — the green light that begins the process to provide the left its long-sought show trials of Bush Administration officials.

Listen to the following YouTube audio clip:

Ocean's 11 Trailer Spoof....starring The Muppets!

“Take my grandparents - please!”

The language starts out rough but 10 seconds in, you get to see a 13 year old Seth Rogan rock the mic for 10 minutes!

Sunday, April 19, 2009

Quotes of the Week

If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail. - Abraham Maslow (1908 - 1970)

Give us the tools and we will finish the job. - Sir Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

One only needs two tools in life: WD-40 to make things go and duct tape to make them stop. - G. Weilacher

Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing. - Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965)

Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful. - Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784)

We have too many high sounding words, and too few actions that correspond to them. - Abigail Adams (1744 - 1818)

9 Principles...12 Values

1. I believe in God and He is the Center of my Life.
2. America Is Good
3. I must always try to be a more honest person than I was yesterday.
4. The family is sacred. I am the ultimate authority, not the government.
5. If you break the law you pay the penalty. Justice is blind and no one is above the law.
6. I have a right to life, liberty and pursuit of happiness, but there is no guarantee of equal results.
7. I work hard for what I have and I will share it with who I want to. Government cannot force me to be charitable.
8. It is not un-American for me to disagree with authority or to share my personal opinion.
9. The government works for me. I do not answer to them, they answer to me.

• Honesty
• Reverence
• Hope
• Thrift
• Humility
• Charity
• Sincerity
• Moderation
• Hard Work
• Courage
• Personal Responsibility
• Gratitude

Ten Years of Google

LEGO Battleship YAMATO

Length: 6.6 meters (22 feet)
Width: 1.0 meter (3 feet)
Time to complete: 6 years and 4 months
Parts: 200,000 LEGO elements
Weight: 150 kilograms (330 pounds)

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