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It Is Time To Outlaw Peas
0 comments, 18/03/2014, by in CIVICS

Humans are an inventive lot. When faced with a task we go above and beyond to obtain or create tools to complete it. One Bridgeport woman found herself in a situation where a knife and some peas were the only answer. Mercedes Bowman was preparing a meal for her rooming housemate and all seemed ... Read more...

Your St. Patrick’s Day Cliche To-Do List
0 comments, 17/03/2014, by in CIVICS

St. Patrick's Day is here! While you are out celebrating your "Irish Heritage" be sure to check off everything on this St. Patrick's Day Cliche To-Do List! Listen to House of Pain - Because nothing is more Irish than two New Yorkers and a Latvian. I present to you "Shamrocks & Shenanigans". No... Read more...

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Stop Parking/Driving Like Assholes!
0 comments, 14/03/2014, by in CIVICS, VIDEO

I don't know if this video is real or not but I am all for this kind of enforcement of law.   [youtube_sc url="0Pj8QKTvRTQ"]   I don't care how awesome you think your ride is stop parking illegally/taking up more than one spot/driving like a moron on the Merritt. The worst part... Read more...

Measles and Heroin Are Back in CT!
0 comments, 11/03/2014, by in CIVICS

From the "What Year Is It?" files: heroin and measles are making a comeback in our lovely state. First up measles. Two cases of measles have been reported in Fairfield County. in case you are unaware of what measles is here is a quick primer. It is an respiratory infection that used to wipe out l... Read more...

Hockey Ref Arrested in Cromwell
0 comments, 10/03/2014, by in CIVICS, SPORTS

A youth hockey referee is facing breach-of-peace charges after he allegedly physically escorted a player of the ice. It all went down at Champions Ice Rink in Cromwell during a game of 13 and 14-year-olds. One of the players was given a match penalty and booted from the game. This is where accoun... Read more...

You Might Lose Your License Soon
1 comment, 06/03/2014, by in CIVICS

If CT lawmakers get their way you might have a harder time getting your licensed renewed. And if you are one of the many shitty drivers I encounter on my daily commute I hope this bill gets passed into law. Bill No.335 says if you are looking to renew you should pass "a comprehensive test as to k... Read more...

Your Must-See Viral Ad of the Day
0 comments, 05/03/2014, by in VIDEO

It isn't everyday that I come across a "viral ad" that I actually enjoy. Most of the time they come across as forced and contrived. But every so often one pops up that captures my attention completely and that happened today. I was clicking around the net when the title of a video caught my eye. It ... Read more...

CT Is Officially Run By Old Folks
0 comments, 04/03/2014, by in CIVICS

If you didn't already think our elected officials were essentially useless this might change your mind. The General Assembly’s Public Safety and Security Committee is set to have a hearing regarding the volume at movie theaters. Yes, the folks in charge are worried about the decibel level at the m... Read more...

Parenting Tip Of The Day
0 comments, 03/03/2014, by in CIVICS

As a father-to-be I am bombarded with advice (solicited for or not) about how to raise my unborn child. Everyone has an opinion on the right way to do it and while you are expecting they are all more than willing to share. Sometimes advice comes from an unexpected, perhaps even unknown source. I don... Read more...