Merry Christmas! The photo that you see above is the birthplace of Jesus in the city of Bethlehem, Israel in the Church of the Nativity. The city is now Palestinian-controlled, and isn't really the "little town of Bethlehem" from the Christmas song … [Read more...] about Merry Christmas from Bethlehem!
Archives for December 2008
A few weeks ago, I told you our neighbor sold their house in 12 days. I took it as a good sign that the demand for a right-priced house in our area is still strong. Well I have a correction to make. They didn't sell it in 12 days. They sold it in … [Read more...] about Updates on the home sales on our street
I was directed by a Snopes article to a commentary written by Ben Stein at Yahoo Finance about why America needs to bail out the big 3 automakers (Ford, GM and Chrysler). I do recognize both sides of the argument (for and against the bailout), and … [Read more...] about Ben Stein’s reasons to bail out Detroit
Around Thanksgiving, I wrote a little humor article called "Being More Thankful than Those Little Brats!" where I talked about the "hardships" of my childhood. For example, using a rotary phone, or not having a cell phone or the internet.A friend … [Read more...] about Everything is amazing, but nobody is happy
Just wanted to quickly mention a giveaway over at Christian PF where he's giving away an iPod Nano, iPod shuffle, audiobook, paper book, tax software, budget software and cooking utensils. Entering isn't as easy as just leaving a comment; rather, … [Read more...] about Win iPods, Books and More [Contest Giveaway]
Autoblog reported today that it's expecting Toyota to post a losing year this coming March when its fiscal year ends. This will be only the second time in its 71 year history that Toyota has reported a loss. The first time was after its first year of … [Read more...] about Toyota set to post its second yearly loss ever