Thursday, January 31, 2013

John McCain Bitter Old Man?

  "Nobody ever asked me to be Secretary of Defense. It's just NOT FAIR!" seemed to be what John McCain, one-time close friend of Chuck Hagel.

   In fact, when McCain ran and lost in 2000, he mentioned Hagel as his Secretary of Defense choice.

   But McCain, off-again, on-again conservative Republican, appeared to be just a bitter old man as he treated Hagel like an enemy during the confirmation hearings of Hagel as Secretary of Defense.

Official Sheriff's Report of Robbery

    At approximately 2:30 PM Calaveras County Sheriff's Dispatch Center received a cellular 911 call regarding an armed robbery at Firefall Jewelry

Traffic Accident at Hwy 49 and Deer Creek Rd.

   At 6:11 PM, a call was received by CHP that just outside Angels Camp, a white pickup truck is off the road at Hwy 49 and Deer Creek Road after a traffic accident.

   No injuries have been reported in the accident.  CHP is enroute to the scene.

Jewelry Theft in Copperpolis

   Witness information:   At around 2:40 PM this afternoon, according to a witness, all kinds of Sheriff's cars

CHP after cow in Valley Springs

   UPDATE:   At 2:54 PM CHP noted that a tow truck driver had helped put the

Triaminic and Theraflu recall

   After four children opened and poisones themselves, the pharmaceutical company that makes Triaminic and Theraflu have recalled 2.3 million units of cold and cough syrups.

Poor Maria...

   You've probably heard about the photo of Arnold Schwarzenegger caught stark naked in the throes of passion.

    Did you know it's worth around $150,000--at least that's what a popular porn site says, and it wants to buy the photo RIGHT NOW, signt unseen. WHOA!!!

SF Archbiship: ..Gay marriage is Like Men Brestfeeding

   When you think you've heard it all, then comes an Archbishop in San Francisco, who is an outspoken opponent of gay marriage, compare it to "male breastfeeding".

McClintock Attacks Columnists?

    We aren't sure why, but for some reason Congressman McClintock decided to attract attention

White voters in 2nd Place in Calfornia?

   While it may not be true just yet, it will not be long before the white voter is the 2nd place ethnic group in California.

Randy Moss Sticks to his story

   Randy Mose was reminded that Jerry Rice, who is in New Orleans this week, and receiving quite a bit of attention,

OP-ED Water Controlled Wealth of Nations

  The Proceedings of the National Academies of Science of The United States of America has just published an interesting study,

49er Player Makes Disparaging Remarks

   Chris Culliver, 49ers cornerback, made several disparaging remarks when asked about the possiblility of having a homosexual teammate during a radio interview.

  Unfortunate, since 4 other 49ers have been active in promoting an anti-bullying campaign to help gays and lesbians.

Mother Lode Storytelling Guild Presents....

     Hardluck Lin's "Women of the Gold"

     and Workshop:  Presenting Historical Characters Through Storytelling

Ambulance, horses, 2nd vehicle in escape

   In Alabama authorities reported that an emergency room patient at a hospital stole an ambulance, which got stuck; entered a barn

Loose Horse in Angels Camp area

   CHP received a call at 10:16 AM that there is a horse in the roadway at Appaloosa and Pinto, just south of Angels Camp.

   A CHP unit is enroute to that location.

Letter from the White House

    Dear friends--

    Our immigration system is broken. It has been for some time.  Right now,

Want to go to the SuperBowl?

   It would be a lot of fun to be sitting in the stadium at the SuperBowl when our 49ers are playing. And you can, but bring a BIG pocketbook.

Traffic Hazard in Valley Springs

   UPDATE:  At 8:58 AM CHP arrived on the scene to clear the road.

  At 8:37 AM a traffic hazard was reported to CHP at the Hwy 12 and Hwy 26 intersection in Valley Springs. It isn't clear what the hazard is at this time.

The Last Andrews Sister, Patty Passes at 94

    The youngest of the Andrews Sisters passed away today at the age of 94.  The group had many popular hit songs during WWII including "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy", "Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree", and "I'll Be With You in Apple Blossom Time".