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The Tax Man Cometh
0 comments, 14/04/2014, by in CIVICS

No one likes taxes. Not even people who cheat on their taxes like taxes. It is a necessary evil that every citizen has to deal with. Tomorrow is the big deadline for you to file your taxes and either celebrate your new-found wealth via your refund or curse the government because you owe. I was... Read more...

It’s Not All Sunshine At UConn
0 comments, 10/04/2014, by in CIVICS

Still basking in the glow of tow championships it is easy to think things are perfect at UConn. One sorority has taken it upon themselves to prove that thought wrong. The Delta Zeta chapter at UConn has been suspended for alleged hazing incidents. There are ports that DZ "made" men from a fratern... Read more...

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Cats Are Jerks – Reason #1,237
0 comments, 09/04/2014, by in CUTE, VIDEO

Everyone knows that dogs are better than cats. Dogs are loyal and obedient while cats exist to ruin your life. Look at this poor guy! He just wants to shred some metal licks on his axe and his ball of fury is having none of it.     You would never catch a dog getting all up in... Read more...

Watch The Falcon Cam!
1 comment, 07/04/2014, by in CUTE

If you were one of the millions of people like me who were enthralled with the Shiba Cam and all the other animal cams out there you will love the Falcon Cam! Peregrine falcons have called a window ledge at Monarch Place in Springfield, MA home since 1989. In order to safeguard the birds and thei... Read more...

CT Ranking High Again
0 comments, 02/04/2014, by in CIVICS

Connecticut cities continue to rank high in the least desirable studies. Back in February a report ranked Bridgeport as the ninth-most dangerous city in America. Now we have more bad news for Bridgeport as it ranked 43rd in a list of "Allergy Capitals". The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of Ameri... Read more...

UCONN: Act Like You Have Been There
0 comments, 31/03/2014, by in CIVICS, SPORTS

In case you missed it the UCONN Huskies beat Michigan State 60-54 on Sunday to advance to the Final Four. If you happened to be on the UCONN campus after the win you were witness to a reprehensible scene. One person was arrested for setting newspapers on fire and objects were thrown by revelers. ... Read more...

Warm Your Heart With This Video
0 comments, 28/03/2014, by in CUTE, VIDEO

If you are having a bad day or are just an old crank like me give this video a watch and see if you don't crack a smile.     From the description: "10-year-old Morgan Platt has always dreamed big. After she was diagnosed with a brain tumor (glioblastoma multiforme) in June ... Read more...

Living In Sin
0 comments, 27/03/2014, by in CIVICS

Connecticut is right at the national average when it comes to partners cohabiting prior to marriage. The U.S. Census Bureau reports that almost 8 million unmarried couples live together and CT meets the average at 5.2% of households fitting that designation. The census detailed where you should live... Read more...