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Boosting the signal: SSA, lawyers, disabled constituents


And, IF that IS what has happened, ripping off disabled clients (allegedly – must maintain proper form here) is the lowest of the low. 129 more words

This Writer's Life

That moment.

When you need to clean house last minute because you procrastinated while blaming it ON THE HEAT. Visitors at 6.30.

Lets guess how much I can clean in an hour and a half. /panic


38 Dead, 15 Missing in Capsized Philippine Ferry Disaster

(MANILA, Philippines) — At least three more bodies have been recovered from a ferry that capsized in choppy waters in the central Philippines, raising the death toll in the tragedy to 38 with 15 others missing, the coast guard said Friday. 670 more words

Natural Disaster Relief And Its Necessity

Depending on the power and force of natural disasters their damages can be measured. Some disasters are small and do less harm while some leave people with years of reconstruction and hard work. 335 more words

Disaster Mitigation

July 3, 1954: Whoops, There Goes the First Prop

In 1954, a gaggle of Hollywood VIPs boarded a DC-4 airliner headed from Hawaii to California. Their troubled flight made a bit of film history — in Cinemascope, no less. 427 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

UK heatwave: Temperature reaches 39.8 degrees on Central Line - the sweatiest place in London

There’s hot (London) and too damn hot (the Underground). As the Central line is the most stifling, Simon Usborne braved its entire length to discover what its passengers suffer… 12 more words

Circle Of Life

You said I’d never make it

But look where I’m at now

You said I couldn’t take it

But look what I’m dishing out

I’m feeling invincible… 322 more words