Archive for January 2012

Woman Dumps Man Due To Cancer, But Still Wants SB Tickets...

Get this story…Man buys SB tickets for him and his girlfriend…Man plans to propose at Christmas before said SB…Man finds out he’s got bladder cancer and upon hearing the news, Man’s girlfriend apparently dumped him on the spot. Sounds too awful to be true, but it gets better (or worse, however you look at it). According to... Read more »

Thoughts on "Drew Peterson: Untouchable"???

Thoughts on "Drew Peterson: Untouchable"???
Rob Lowe, I’m thinking you might be better off sticking to the awesome Chris Traeger character you play on NBC’s “Parks and Recreation” instead of these terrible Lifetime “based on a true story” flicks…especially after seeing your spin on the locally famous Drew Peterson character. I’m sure most of you out there reading this that... Read more »

Northern Illinois University's Cole Hall Reopens...A New History Can Be Written

Northern Illinois University's Cole Hall Reopens...A New History Can Be Written
Cole Hall on the campus of Northern Illinois University is known more so for the Valentine’s Day incident in 2008, where a gunman busted into a classroom…and we all know the tragedy that took place after that. The whole ordeal hit home for me in two different ways: Being a 2005 graduate of NIU, I had many classes in... Read more »
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Were You Ready For The Snow? I Sure Wasn't...

Were You Ready For The Snow?  I Sure Wasn't...
We knew it was eventually going to come and even though yesterday’s snow fall wasn’t all that bad in comparison to years past (or last February’s “snowmageddon”), I bet it still caught a few of us off-guard when it came to being prepared. Especially since Wednesday was so nice and warm outside…where did all of... Read more »

Don't Understand Your Property Taxes? Neither Do I...But This Might Help

As a recent first time home buyer, there are plenty of things that I’m picking up as the weeks/months go on…but one thing that still makes zero sense is my property taxes. Anything and everything about them, other than the fact that I have to pay them, is quite a mystery. Good thing is that I... Read more »

New Years Resolutions...Who's Got 'Em?

New Years Resolutions...Who's Got 'Em?
I for one am not a huge believer in having a “NYR”…New Years Resolution. It always ends up being an out of reach goal that 95% of “us” never actually follow through in the proceeding 365 days, except for those hard willed few. Most of the time I think it’s blown into a bigger deal... Read more »
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