Archive for January 22nd, 2015

‘Even Cowgirls Get The Blues’ (1993) Trailer

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

See The World – Chop Off A Head

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015


From the Daily Beast:  “Some of the European women already in the ranks of the Islamic State are trying to lure their ‘sisters’ to the marriage beds of the caliphate’s holy warriors.

The self-proclaimed Islamic State, formerly known by the acronym ISIS, is actively recruiting Western women and girls. And in the process this “caliphate” that now occupies large swathes of Syria and Iraq is showing, once again, that it’s almost as shrewd with social media as it is ruthless on the battlefield.

The tweets and blogs apparently are written by Western women married to jihadi warriors. They aim to persuade would-be “sisters” in Europe and the United States to travel to the Middle East to help this al-Qaeda spinoff build its extremist vision of an Islamic society.”  Read more:


Roadside America

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015


Kids bored with Niagara Falls? Yawn at the Washington Monument? Fall asleep at the Sequoias?  Maybe they’d like to be sightseers at a different level: the “odd” spots of America.  These are the little quirky places on which PBS never does specials.  This is REAL Americana and gas is cheap.  Click: