Lady Gaga ‘Till It Happens To You’…

"Till It Happens To You" Lady Gaga.

I LOVE Lady Gaga to begin with but I really love her single 'Till It Happens To You'' which is the theme song for the campus rape documentary "The Hunting Ground".  Sadly rape in colleges has turned into an epidemic clear across the board, just a sad harsh reality of our culture.  Reality is that rape in colleges … [Read more...]

Why So Many Antibiotics Stop Working…

fpm /iStock photo.

If you missed 'Antibiotics Are Spreading Like Crazy - and a Lot of Them are about to Stop Working' by Gabrielle Canon for Mother Jones website here is your chance to catch up....  The article starts by saying that Sir Alexander Fleming who won the Nobel Prize for his discovery of penicillin said a year after winning … [Read more...]

Planned Parenthood has my vote..

Planned Parenthood.

I have always cheered on Planned Parenthood for all the good they do and they do so much more than the right wing nut case media drums up. Planned Parenthood for nearly 100 years has promoted a commonsense approach to women's health and well being but it's not just women's issues. Men can go into PP and get colon, … [Read more...]

3-D Printer Houses…

3-D Printer House..

I saw this on my friend Arlene's Facebook page 'Revolutionary 3-D Printer Can Build Houses in 24 Hours and For Only $5,000 Each!' by Amanda Froelich on True Activist website and loved it...  A Chinese company is using giant 3D printers to build full sized single story houses in just one day!!  I was so blown away by … [Read more...]

Bats are a farmers best friend…

Photo: Ann Froschauer / U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

I don't know how many of you read 'Bats Save Corn Famers $1 BILLION Per Year' by Russell McLendon on Mother Nature Network but if you didn't here is your golden opportunity. Where you aware that bats provide vital pest control for humanity's food supply? Bats are our little helpers in the dark that munch away on … [Read more...]

Pistachio Trees in California are shooting blanks…

Photo by Kreg Steppe / Flickr

I read the title ' Oh, Nuts! Why California's Pistachio Trees are Shooting Blanks' by Alastair Bland on NPR and thought this can't be good. In the San Joaquin Valley in California where there are millions of pistachio trees it seems that the drought might have caught up because the trees are shooting blanks. Between … [Read more...]

Reducing Food Waste…

Food Waste photo from iStockphoto for NPR.

Yesterday I heard this story on NPR 'It's Time To Get Serious About Reducing Food Waste, Feds Say' by Allison Aubrey and if you weren't listening here is your chance... Food waste is a serious problem in this country, we throw away 1/3 of our food and that is just wasteful.  It is estimated that 133 BILLION pounds of … [Read more...]

Donald Trump Pinatas are a big hit…

Donald Trump piñatas photo by Shmuel Thaler -- Santa Cruz Sentinel.

I saw this on my friend's Facebook page and I just had to click on it and read 'Donald Trump pinatas a hit for Santa Cruz county maker' by Samantha Clark for San Jose Mercury News. I said 'Hell Yeah I'll take 5 Piñatas' because nothing would give me greater pleasure than beating the shit out of that loud mouth Donald … [Read more...]

Jorge Ramos outlines Trump’s Immigration Plan…

Jorge Ramos

It certainly doesn't take a rocket scientist (you wouldn't find one of those in the Republican Party) to figure out that Donald DUMP is just out of touch on immigration. If you haven't already seen 'Jorge Ramos Points Out Outrageous Cost of Trump's Immigration Plan' by Judah Robinson on The Huffington Post, you might … [Read more...]

San Francisco 2.0 HBO Documentary…

San Francisco 2.0 HBO

I never miss an episode of Bill Maher's Real Time on HBO and this past Friday's opening guest was one of my favorite documentarian Alexandra Pelosi. She has a new documentary out called 'San Francisco 2.0' that will air on HBO Monday September 28th @ 9pm and you know I will be watching! You can say goodbye to the good … [Read more...]