I heard a statistic on the news this week that troubled me. So far this year 13 law enforcement officers have been killed in the line of duty or died from injuries sustained in the line of duty. Those 13 officers are more than statistic. I wanted to put a faces on those numbers. Law … Continue reading Tribute to the Fallen
A friend posted this Paul Harvey commentary about Policeman on Facebook. I thought it was worth sharing. HT: MK
This weekend I found more Einstein's deserving ID10T awards. Runner Up 5 students from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University where caught trying to steal a baby alligator from miniature golf course in Daytona Beach Shores. I've heard of water hazards but an alligator in the water, that is a rough one. I'm not going to retrieve a … Continue reading More ID10T Awards: What Where They Thinking.
Word of the Day sine qua non: an indispensable thing. Things That Make You Think Why isn't phonic spelled the way it sounds? How can someone draw a blank? Why do you drive on a parkway and park in a driveway? Why does an alarm clock "go off" when it BEGINS ringing? Why do we … Continue reading Ok, I Was Bored
This week another incident of a police officer misusing power caught on tape is making the national news. Check out the this segment from ABC's Good Morning America. Last November, Angela Garbarino was arrested for DUI. During the booking process Garbarino being difficult and asked Officer Wylie Willis repeatedly if she could make a phone … Continue reading Another Out of Control Cop