Rest easy tonight. This is not the night of the mighty Apophis — we have more Earthly things to worry about with a virus raging and political distractions causing immense and true division.
But be warned.. a giant killer stalks. It may pass by through our friendly skies safely in 2068 and all of these predictions will be naught.
Or we will look back at 2020 and relish in the thought of just how great it was after all.
REUTERS REPORTING TONIGHT: A major power outage hit crisis-stricken Venezuela on Thursday, according to Reuters witnesses, a problem the government of President Nicolas Maduro quickly blamed on “sabotage” at a hydroelectric dam that provides much of the country’s power.Electricity outages are frequent in Venezuela, where the economy is collapsing under hyperinflation, with chronic shortages of … Read moreVenezuela goes dark: Country hit by major blackout
Convicted Boston mobster James “Whitey” Bulger was beaten early Tuesday morning when cell doors were unlocked so inmates could leave to eat breakfast, according to a law-enforcement official familiar with the investigation into Bulger’s death at a West Virginia prison. The onetime kingpin of a ruthless gang was pronounced dead soon after, and federal authorities … Read moreWhitey Bulger was killed when cells were unlocked for breakfast
PD: Two Satan-worshiping girls planned to kill middle school classmates, drink victims’ blood: VERY DISTURBING NEWS FROM FLORIDA: Police say two middle school girls, who worship Satan, armed themselves with knives in a foiled plot to violently kill classmates and drink their blood at school on Tuesday. The 6th and 7th-grade girls attend Bartow Middle … Read morePD: Two Satan-worshiping girls planned to kill middle school classmates, drink victims’ blood
There is no escape.. the flu is rampant in 50 states and officials have declared it the worst in a decade–perhaps longer–and the season is not peaking yet. More to come.More misery.And tragically more deaths to result as well.One of everyone’s favorite photographers just had a near tragic battle:FAMED DEAD MALL PHOTOG SEPH LAWLESS ALMOST … Read moreWords of caution on the flu from Seph Lawless
I have always struggled to know why I, along with many others, watch footage of 911 every year … also several times throughout the year. It seems ghoulish, it seems like we just relive a snuff film in real time every moment. For me, there is a sense of guilt that comes with it … Read moreWatching 9/11 all year long
I have a few ‘floating’ observations to make about this past weekend. Initially I fell victim to the hype..the overkill..the horror–from the news media! I have been in touch with some family and friends–a few haven’t responded yet–who live in the hurricane zone in Florida.. So far fine. Power is out for them, about over … Read moreHURRICANE PENNYWISE AT BOX OFFICES
TRANS-BORERS!The movie is called overlong, overblown, and overstuffed.. People who have seen TRANSFORMERS 5 don’t even seem to know what the plot line is! .. New York POST calls new TRANSFORMERS 5 a ‘robo-flop’.. FORBES review of TRANSFORMERS laments: They have saved the worst for last! And from one of my favorite websites, FLICKERING MYTH, … Read moreSaturday morning cartoons: News of the world and beyond