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Mitt Romney Drops Out

Filed under: Politics — Tags: , — Paddy Wallbouncer @ 1:26 pm 2008 February 7

Mitt Romney former President Candidate 2008Romney announced today that he is dropping out of the Presidential race. Interesting wording reported that he “suspended his campaign” does that mean he has left the door open to get started again? Political Fallout? People who would otherwise have voted for Romney are going to cross the aisle and vote Democratic. We’ll keep you informed of this and other breaking news.

Super Fat Tuesday

Filed under: Politics,Religion — Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , — Paddy Wallbouncer @ 8:05 am 2008 February 5

As if we needed another excuse to drink. Today is the day before Ash Wednesday, also known as Fat Tuesday or Mardi Gras. Catholics say it’s the last chance to have a good sinning with food, drink, and debauchery before their 40 day fast begins –ending on Easter Sunday. It’s a pretty easy fast. You get to eat pretty much anything you want, anytime you want, except for Fridays when you can’t eat meat. You get to replace your protein fix with fish. It’s not like Ramadan, where you don’t get to eat for a full month while the sun is shining.

The Muslim fast is probably better for (more…)