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Words: 7 Minutes of Bullshit

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NASA’s “7 Minutes of Terror” Joins the Hype Nearly 2 million people have viewed NASA’s YouTube video trumpeting the Mars Curiosity Rover’s descent and landing on the Red Planet. NASA, said by some to be impotent in the field of social media, has hit the sensationalist gold mine while simultaneously managing to degrade a word […]

English (ONLY) Spoken Here

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WASHINGTON — Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) said Thursday that diversity has never been America’s strong suit, so lawmakers should pass his bill to make English the official U.S. language in the name of unifying the nation. So much for the long view.  Congressman King has apparently forgotten that before the white man stole their lands through […]

“No Balls”: It’s a Crime

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Only in Italy The Supreme Court of Italy, apparently with a very light docket, has ruled on a case where Vittorio told Alberto “he had no balls.” According to the Court, being told one is without balls, “refers not only to the target’s lack of virility, but also to his weakness of character, lack of […]

FE Talk: Humpday Hangout

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Roger
IAFF Ethics: Harold, Ed and the Silent Picket Line
Eric, Please acknowledge the nature of your relationship with Andy Pantelis of Local 1619?
2015-02-27 03:27:07
Eric Lamar
IAFF Ethics: Harold, Ed and the Silent Picket Line
Internet muscles. L-O-L. At least when I flex mine I am not anonymous like so many of you are. I feel for you guys having to drag in all the other superfluous junk about me, other jurisdictions, etc. You just can't get the fact that this is about the president of an international union recruiting…
2015-02-27 02:43:35
Bill
IAFF Ethics: Harold, Ed and the Silent Picket Line
Eric, Internet muscles are fantastic aren't they! Stop beating around the bush and tell us all why you and Harold are not so friendly anymore? Obviously your pain runs much deeper than you are willing to admit. The slant on that article is very interesting as I'm sure that could have been written about any…
2015-02-26 16:18:49
Roger
IAFF Ethics: Harold, Ed and the Silent Picket Line
Obviously this was written by Andrew Pantelis the former "Volunteer for Life tattoo guy" who is running for the 4th District VP. Why did you not give him credit?
2015-02-26 15:26:45
Chris Sullivan
IAFF Ethics: Harold, Ed and the Silent Picket Line
BTW...what is a real Union Firefighter ????...my guess would be one that does his job as a career firefighter, works with local jurisdictions, whether all volunteer, paid/combination, paid on call etc., to effect one common goal..To provide the best service to the citizens and visitors of those respective communities. There's good reason why a Union,…
2015-02-26 14:51:48
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