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Watch West Coast Dwellers Try CT Foods
2 comments, 16/04/2015, by in VIDEO

Need another example of why the Beast Coast will always trump the West Coast? Our food. Watch hapless Westies try some of CT's signature eats. Then drop a comment with what other treats they should have eaten. Bonus - Can you guess which couple I found really annoying? Via Movoto Originals Read more...

Tax Day Deals
0 comments, 15/04/2015, by in CIVICS

All stressed out over getting your taxes done by today? Relax a little by enjoying these Tax Day Deals. Olive Garden - Through 4/19 get $6 off with a coupon Sonic - get half priced cheeseburgers all day today Boston Market - Buy one meal, get one meal of equal or lesser value for free on Ap... Read more...

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Email Exchange Halts Political Process
0 comments, 14/04/2015, by in CIVICS

As if we needed any more evidence that those we have elected are essentially children I present to you the story of Rep. Minnie Gonzalez (D-Hartford) and Rep. Rosa Rebimbas (R-Naugatuck). It seems Minnie said some nasty things about Rosa in an email. Things like Rosa is "“fighting for her pocket n... Read more...

Can Keno Save CT?
0 comments, 13/04/2015, by in CIVICS

We all know CT needs cash. Our leaders are already floating the idea for tolls in order to generate more revenue but what fun is that? We need something that takes our money while giving us the idea that we might strike it rich. The lottery is fine for that but we need something else. Enter Keno. ... Read more...

Fed Gov’t Says CT Is A Disaster
2 comments, 09/04/2015, by in ENTERTAINMENT

It was a rough winter for CT and many areas were hit hard by the blizzard in January. Help is on the way as the Obama administration has declared parts of CT eligible for disaster relief. New London, Windham and Tolland counties along with the Mashantucket Pequot Nations and Mohegan tribes will rece... Read more...

CT Wants To Be First Gigabit State
0 comments, 08/04/2015, by in CIVICS

There is nothing worse than getting really deep into a Netflix binge and having your picture pixelate in the middle of an important scene. Is it your kid logging on to play Call of Duty? Maybe your wife is watching YouTube videos. Either way your enjoyment of House of Cards is being ruined and you a... Read more...

CT To OK Kids Using Reefer?
0 comments, 07/04/2015, by in CIVICS

Can you imagine state-sponsored marijuana use by our children? It is happening! Everybody panic! Actually, don't panic. This isn't about letting kids hit a spliff while cruising on their Big Wheels. CT lawmakers are attempting to expand the current medical marijuana program to include children. T... Read more...

Drones Aren’t All Bad
0 comments, 06/04/2015, by in CIVICS, TECH

Let me start this by correcting the usage of the word "drone". A drone is what is used by the military to drop bombs on people. It is not the quad-copter used by civilians for fun or Amazon deliveries. While the headline says drone I will refer to them as quad-copters, QCs for short because I am laz... Read more...

Diapers Are Costly For Parents And Possibly CT
0 comments, 03/04/2015, by in CIVICS

Changing a dirty diapers is not a pleasant experience and buying them is no picnic either. You are looking at $40 to $50 for a large box depending on where you shop. With your little poop factory tearing through 5-8 diapers a day you are looking at a substantial monthly expense. The good news is tha... Read more...