Tag Archives: United States

What Are Your Plans for The Hole-y-days?

By Heather Randall “I am so proud to be an American on this day… Glen is proud. Glen is honored. Glen is home.” I reread these words written by Kate Quigley, Glen Doherty’s sister. Most Americans are familiar with Glen; … Continue reading

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Animated Army Guys Strike with Force

By Boot Girl Myra It’s amazing how an innocent little animated show I was watching with my daughter completely changed my mood from happy to somber. It is a good sort of somber, the kind that made me stop and … Continue reading

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Voices Cry Out In Oil Leak

By Boot Girl Myra It would be easy to cap this oil leak, and in the grand scheme of things it would probably cost very little to do.   At the time of the ship’s sinking it still contained approximately 1.4 … Continue reading

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While You Can

By Boot Girl Myra Many of my long-time friends would describe me as quirky with a funky style. Some days I like that, other days I secretly wonder if that’s just a nice way of saying I’m really weird. At … Continue reading

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Driving Votes

By Boot Girl Myra When was the last time a newspaper headline stopped you in your tracks? It did for me yesterday, and 36 hours later I’m still thinking about it. One of the headlines in The New York Times, … Continue reading

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9-12, 13, 14 I Remember Them Well

By Boot Girl Myra Do you remember where you were on 9-12-2001, or how about the 13th, 14th or 15th?   I was in the same place as 9-11, 2001; dazed, confused and emotionally overloaded with television images.  The other … Continue reading

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Remember 30: A Virtual Memorial

By Boot Girl Myra In the first seven days this month Americans suffered an enormous loss of life in military operations. Not only 30 lives on August 6th but the five days preceding and the day after claimed lives in … Continue reading

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Bikers, Boots and CODE

By Boot Girl Myra In the world of animated gaming, everyone seems to have a job.  Whether it’s playing Farmville or Black Ops, the characters appear to be gainfully employed by someone, or at least there’s the assumption that work … Continue reading

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