From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Rhetorical Candles on the Birthday Cake Pearls of wisdom and piles of horse dung from various political types born in May: "Economic growth without social progress lets the great majority of people remain in poverty, while a privileged few reap the benefits of rising abundance." ---President John F. Show More Summary
Seafood, bars, and classic grills.That's exactly what the state of Maine is known for. From fancy dining to rustic seaside bar and grill atmospheres, Maine has some of the best eateries around. With a high volume of lobster and clams, Maine's seafood cuisine tops seafood restaurants along the coast. Show More Summary
HARPSWELL, Maine — The town is looking for state assistance to study how to protect a resource embedded in Harpswell’s heritage. Harpswell’s 4,000 acres of intertidal mud flats have long supported the soft-shell clam industry, which has consistently reported some of the highest landings in Maine. Recent environmental shifts, however, have reduced an industry that […]
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Oh! More Things I Know: That President Obama has been on twitter for three days and hasn't posted a single funny cat pic shows he's not taking his twitter account seriously. Bad news: the deadline to do something to stop man-made climate change is 2:30 this afternoon. Show More Summary
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… End of a Late Night Era There have been gazillions of words written "Late-ly" (Get it? Get it?) about the impact of David Letterman on late-night comedy. They're beautifully-written, heartfelt tributes that try to sum up Dave's brilliance. Show More Summary
The mayor of a state's largest city joins protestors in blocking the main street during rush hour. Just imagine how that would play out anywhere else. Bill DeBlasio joins high school students to stage a protest shutting down Times Square. Show More Summary
In creating a map illustrating the causes of death most common in the citizens of each state, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention went further than merely to show the main culprits such as heart disease, cancer, stroke and diabetes, which are basically equal opportunity killers across the board. Show More Summary
Republicans in the Maine legislature are pushing forward a TRAP bill that would task the state Department of Health and Human Services with creating new licensing requirements targeting abortion clinics across the state. Image: Shutterstock The post Maine GOP Proposes TRAP Law in Anti-Choice Push appeared first on RH Reality Check.
No special qualifications are needed for the jobs whose main role is "executing a judgment of death."
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… In Which I Agree with the GOP Count me among those who don’t really give a crap whether or not ABC News prompter reader and "we'll have to leave it there" specialist George Stephanopoulos moderates a 2016...Show More Summary
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Intercepted! To: All Patriotic Texans who know what's really going on From: The Patriotic Texans Council (Duke, Charley and Li'l Ricochet) May 18, 2015 07:45 Alamo Time Patriots, As you know, "President"...Show More Summary
“I don’t want to.” “What?” “I don’t want to put that on my back. At all,” I said, pointing at my pack sitting innocently in the corner of our cozy room. I hated it. “Well, you’re going to Maine,” Emily stated bluntly, as she hoisted her pack effortlessly onto her back. Ugh. I hated her,......
Obama’s peace partner Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei was back out attacking the United States during his Friday sermon this past week. The Ayatollah accused the US of being the top supporter and plotter of terrorism. US is the supporter& plotter … Continue reading ?
Aljazeera English Video | – “The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group has taken over the main government compound in the western Iraqi city of Ramadi, and edged closer…
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Late Night Snark: It's All Crazy Edition "Mike Huckabee enters the presidential race. So evangelical voters have a choice, which is more than he wants to give women." ---Larry Wilmore "Dr. Ben Carson announced that he will seek the Republican presidential nomination. Show More Summary
Islamic State militants on Friday captured the main government compound in Ramadi, the capital of Iraq’s western Anbar province, raising their black flag over the facility and torching the police headquarters. The advance marks the latest gain for the extremist group in the vast desert province west of Baghdad, where U.S. troops fought some of […]
It’s tough to imagine a main event fight that more completely embodies the current state of the UFC than Frankie Edgar vs. Urijah Faber. When those two legends of the lighter weight classes collide on Saturday at UFC Fight Night 66, it’ll be from a place called Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay, Philippines. Show More Summary
With the latest addition of multi-row functionality in the Flamingo ribbon bands, it is now possible to circumvent the deliberate restriction that was enforced previously. One of the main ribbon tenets states that UI controls should never be hidden or redisplayed (except contextual tasks) – you should rather disable / enable controls as necessary. While […]
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Billo Sees the Light? I gotta hand it to old ferret face. America's most famous guttersnipe pinhead may have finally come to his senses. Tuesday night, while lamenting the growing number of religiouslyShow More Summary
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Take Two Megyn Kelly: Governor Bush, thanks for joining us again on Fox News to clear up something we asked you about on Monday. You said you "misheard" my question about the war in Iraq, and it caused a nationwide uproar. Bush: Well, I appreciate the chance to come back on and clear this up. Show More Summary