Monthly Archives: February 2014

‘Waltons’ patriarch Ralph Waite dies at 85

Ralph Waite, who played the kind patriarch of a tight-knit rural Southern family on the TV series “The Waltons,” has died. He was 85. Continue reading

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Sid Caesar, comic genius of 1950s television, dead at 91

Sid Caesar, whose sketches lit up 1950s television with zany humor, died Feb. 12, 2014, at his home in the Los Angeles area after a brief illness, a family spokesperson said. He was 91. Continue reading

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FORMER FRONTEX EMPLOYEE WHISTLEBLOWS VIA TWITTER TO EU COMMISSIONER CECILIA MALSTROM ON THE EU’S BORDER-CONTROL COORDINATION AGENCY’S MALADMINISTRATION

Maltese national and retired armed forces Major Alexander Dalli, has Tweeted a message to EU Commissioner, Cecilia Malstrom, to draw attention to rampant maladministration inside the EU’s border-control coordination agency, FRONTEX.  Dalli served for two tours of duty as a … Continue reading

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Journalism Will Rise and Fall With Its Communities

Originally posted on Josh Stearns:
Creating a sustainable future for journalism will demand an entirely new approach to building community around the news. Two stories from the past week drive that point home. First the Good News Mathew Ingram at…

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A resignation that changed the course of history

A day which I will never forget, whilst working in Rome: the world’s media descended on the Eternal City, just as the heavens opened with bucketful’s of water, as if a sign of discontent up there . . . Twas … Continue reading

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Really Modern Law Enforcement‏

Demands of Kidnapper & CHINESE Negotiators Some US citizens think it is funny how several of them want to emulate the Asians in things like bullet trains, planned cities, compulsory abortions, rigid population control, and eating habits (almost forgot Mooch!). … Continue reading

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FRONTEX’S OPERATIONS DIRECTOR LIKELY TO BECOME THE EU AGENCY’S NEXT DIRECTOR GENERAL

The Operations Director of FRONTEX, German border policeman Klaus Rosler, is earmarked and set to become the EU border-control coordination agency’s next Director General. This despite his coming under the scrutiny and fire of the EU Ombudsman when it was established that there was maladministration on the part of Frontex. Continue reading

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MY FACEBOOK, LOOKING BACK

Here’s my Facebook film. Find yours at https://facebook.com/lookback/ #FacebookIs10

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