Tag: Money

Money cannot buy off death.

Filed in Current affairs, foreign affairs by on June 9, 2009 0 Comments
Money cannot buy off death.

The longest-serving head of state in the world, Gabonese president Omar Bongo, just passed away in Spain. The controversial leader — symbol of French imperialism in oil producing countries in Africa — was one of the richest heads of state in the world. Gabon is one of the biggest oil producers in Africa for a […]

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A woman who offers sex to everyone will get kicked by everyone.

Filed in Current affairs, Tragedy by on April 14, 2009 0 Comments
A woman who offers sex to everyone will get kicked by everyone.

Marilyn Chambers, the famed porn star of the 70s, was found dead in her Santa Clarita home in California. The cause of death is still unknown. Marilyn Chambers was known for her graphic and fearless sex scenes including lesbian, oral, and interracial scenes. At some point in her life she was struggling with alcoholism and […]

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A monkey doesn’t give birth to a leopard.

Filed in Business, Current affairs, Strange stuff by on April 2, 2009 0 Comments
A monkey doesn’t give birth to a leopard.

A Connecticut Superior Court Judge froze the assets of the sons of disgraced Wall Street legend Bernard Madoff. The judge also prohibited them from selling homes or moving money. There is no way that Madoff was able to run his Ponzi scheme alone without accomplices. If the investigators are good enough to trace his scheme, […]

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A man without money is like a bow without arrows.

Filed in Economy, financial crisis, Science, Strange stuff by on March 22, 2009 0 Comments
A man without money is like a bow without arrows.

Doctors around the US are reporting a sharp increase in the number of vasectomies. Definitely with the economy down, families across the country are taking drastic resolutions to spend less. The desire to have less children is due to how expensive childcare and health care are. This economic situation explains how finances determine reproduction (number […]

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He who is drunk from wine can sober up, he who is drunk from wealth cannot.

Filed in Sport, Strange stuff by on February 25, 2009 0 Comments
He who is drunk from wine can sober up, he who is drunk from wealth cannot.

Charles Barkley pled guilty and will spend 5 days in jail and pay a $2000 fine for driving under the influence in Scottsdale, Arizona. Once again, one of the greatest athletes has let down many of the young kids who see athletes as role models. Unfortunately, Charles Barkley is one in a long list of […]

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He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.

Filed in Other stuff by on January 1, 2009 0 Comments
He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.

Happy New Year to all my readers and followers on Twitter and Facebook. A new year is the beginning of a new challenge — so many wishes and goals. So many people hope for a better life, better job, better health, more money, or to move to a different place. For people who believe in […]

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The most stupid chicken always challenges the wildcat.

Filed in Current affairs, Justice, Obama, Strange stuff by on December 10, 2008 0 Comments
The most stupid chicken always challenges the wildcat.

Life is hard. Life is even harder when you are stupid. The big news in the media is the arrest of the Illinois Governor, accused of trying to sell president-elect Obama‘s Senate seat. Last week, he showed up in Chicago to support a protest by laid-off workers at Republic. He said, responding to the press, […]

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You can’t pay your debt with the money that you dream about.

Filed in Business, Economy, Strange stuff, Tragedy by on November 29, 2008 0 Comments
You can’t pay your debt with the money that you dream about.

Today, I watched shoppers pass a dying man, crushed by other shoppers, on their way to buy, buy, buy. They couldn’t even stop to help him. It has been revolting to see the nasty side of Black Friday. Wal-Mart lost an employee by stampede, two people lost their lives in a shooting at a Toys […]

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Rain beats a leopard’s skin, but it does not wash out the spots.

Filed in Current affairs, Justice, Marriage, Religion by on November 14, 2008 0 Comments
Rain beats a leopard’s skin, but it does not wash out the spots.

If God is watching California right now, he should be cursing the Mormon church. I was homophobic while living in Paris. Sometimes on Friday nights, I used to do what we called “Paris by night” — I used to drive to Pigalle, one of the hottest neighborhood of Paris, to see what this “phenomena” of […]

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You can’t love orange fruit and hate the orange tree.

Filed in Obama, Politics, US presidential elections by on October 29, 2008 1 Comment
You can’t love orange fruit and hate the orange tree.

Last week, Barack Obama got a surprising endorsement from Scott McClellan, ex-press secretary of the Bush administration. I know that, in his memoir, he was very critical of the Bush administration at the time of the invasion of Iraq. He helped George Bush and Dick Cheney sell the war to the American people with all […]

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