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Benefit for Grayson!
July 13, 2011 – 9:57 pm EST | 4 Comments
Benefit for Grayson!

My good friend, Minnesota comedian Tammy Nerby is helping to organize this very worthy event. Please help if you can. from Twin Cities.com Since their 1-year-old son started chemotherapy a month ago, Jesse Aspholm and Jessica Barry have struggled to pay their bills. Aspholm is in the Minnesota National Guard, and Barry, his wife, stays […]

Kiwi Crew Tows US Chopper to Safety
July 13, 2011 – 8:44 pm EST | 6 Comments
Kiwi Crew Tows US Chopper to Safety

From Stuff New Zealand soldiers in Afghanistan have been praised for their quick thinking and ingenuity after towing a disabled US helicopter to safety with a light armoured vehicle. The US army Apache helicopter had to land in an exposed position in Bamyan last month after its engines were damaged by debris. The NZ Provincial […]

Watcher’s Council Nominations – Debt Ceiling Black Hole Edition
July 13, 2011 – 12:43 pm EST | One Comment

From: The Watcher’s Council Welcome to the Watcher’s Council, a blogging group consisting of some of the most incisive blogs in the ‘sphere and the longest running group of its kind in existence. Every week, the members nominate two posts each, one written by themselves and one written by someone from outside the group for […]