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Del.icio.us goes stale; what next for social bookmarks?

*Update: A day after the fact, Delicious did [issue a release][1] acknowledging the separation from Yahoo! and stating "there is a ideal home for Delicious outside of the company."* Social bookmarking service Del.icio.us - or, since the summer of 2008, plain old [delicious.com][2] - is officially on ... Continue reading

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How NOT to rob a store.

Fans of concealed carry ought to love this 2010 Darwin Award winner. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WcJFf80PmpI&feature=player_embedded visit http://www.darwinawards.com/ for more! Continue reading

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Police Scanner Action in Lawrence, Kansas, Dec 16

Fairly quiet night out there. It did seem like there was a Mass Street Saturation there for a bit; several calls in a row. Nothing serious though. There was a call to 14th and Kentucky at about 3a.m.- some people were twirling baton- which were on fire. ... Continue reading

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Swampyville - You’re the Poet - “Color it Goodbye”

You're the Poet! Fill in the below blanks with the following words or use your own words. Aglow, bring, go, go, know, reason, season, sing. Color it Goodbye? By L. Don Oliver Where are you Christmas, oh where did you __? Where is the joy, we once ... Continue reading

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Otherwise, It’s Just Festivus

*Frank Costanza: "Many Christmases ago, I went to buy a doll for my son. I reached for the last one they had, but so did another man. As I rained blows upon him, I realized there had to be another way."* *Cosmo Kramer: "What happened to the ... Continue reading

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Blog gives interesting perspective from anonymous KU football player

Those wanting to get a bit of insider information on what's going on inside the Kansas football program should be sure to read Owen Kemp's latest blog post on his blog, Rock Chalk Talk. In the post, Kemp has a conversation with someone he calls a "source," ... Continue reading

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Masked Gunman At Wal-Mart

Holy Moly! A masked gunman-yes, carrying a gun- walked into Wal-mart last night and walked to the Western Union counter. I was unable to discern if he actually got any money, due to the fact this happened during my 3-year-olds birthday party and I was having a ... Continue reading

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Lighten up! Have a chicken tender.

I usually start daydreaming about what I'll make or have for dinner at about 2:00. If there isn't already a plan in place such as a crock pot perking away with a roast in its porcelain belly, or a promise to a husband of a pan fried ... Continue reading

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A Gift from the Holiday Shop

Black Friday... Holiday toy catalogues as thick as bibles... weekly Toys R Us emails and commercials telling kids to want, want, want and parents to buy, buy, buy. It’s hard not to have a Charlie Brown moment or two by the time the first snow falls. Every ... Continue reading

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December 12

Cops did a great job catching an armed intruder last night. Check out the play-by-play action, with many other calls, at www.lawrencepolicescanner.blogspot.com Continue reading

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Favorite Holiday Recipes

I baked molasses cookies from an old tattered recipe card in my mom's handwriting over the weekend. My grandchildren were there to help me "sample" them and I thought about my own childhood and the wonderful smells that emanated from my mom's kitchen, especially around the holidays. ... Continue reading

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Meatless Monday recipe of the week: Butternut Squash, Spinach and Panettone Salad

Eating meatless doesn’t have to mean the same-old-same-old all the time. In fact, it offers the perfect excuse to make a seasonal delight. This weeks specific delight combines season specialties butternut squash and panettone bread for a tasty and filling salad. If you can’t find panettone, or ... Continue reading

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Festive Fun at the Noise for Toys Show

On Saturday when I stepped inside the Bottleneck my eyes couldn't help but light up. I was met with a sea of red and green balloons, dangling Christmas lights and holiday kitsch everywhere. Folks were wearing Santa hats and glow-sticks, and there were ugly Christmas sweaters as ... Continue reading

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Pregnancy Miracle In First Month

**[Pregnancy Miracle][1]** - **[Pregnancy Miracle Review][2]** What is the exit spots? Exit spots (also known as spotting) is a mild bleeding that can occur anytime during pregnancy, especially in the first trimester. About 20% of pregnant women experience spotting in the first trimester. This could be a ... Continue reading

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Countdown to ?

And the countdown until possible disaster begins! I signed up to perform at my school's library festival thing. Yes, it sounds lame, but it's actually cool. People can perform pretty much whatever they want in front of whatever class decides to go to out school library at ... Continue reading

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How do you hire a college president?

How do you hire a college president? Normally you would put someone in charge (a chancellor or a president of a system) who has years and years of experience and who actually has been a college faculty member and administrator herself. How does the BIE hire a ... Continue reading

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Tax Reform My Way – Soak The Super-Rich – They Are Already Soaking Us

Our tax system is a complicated morass of different approaches to raising revenue (and rewarding some). We tax income (but mostly salary – capital is taxed at a much lower rate). We tax consumption (sales or VAT taxes) but mostly on goods (not services) and with (in ... Continue reading

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West 24th Street Area

This area is the new Redbud Lane. The police had an insane amount of calls here all weekend long. The calls ranged from civil standby, to domestic, to noise complaint, to a witnessed armed burglary that led to subject being apprehended at gunpoint at the BP station ... Continue reading

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Recap: How an ‘awful’ performance still nets a 21-point win

Note: Here is a listing of definitions for some terms used in this blog. Also, feel free to ask questions in the comments section below if something doesn't make sense. OK, by now you've heard it. Or maybe you've seen it. Or maybe you're about to see ... Continue reading

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Coupons, Coupons, Coupons

On top of the Red Plum and Smart Source inserts you will find in today's paper most of the printable coupons at [Smart Source][1], [Red Plum][2] and [Coupons.com][3] were reset this past week. Here are some of the coupons you will find: There is a $1/1 Printable ... Continue reading

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