Posted in January 2014

The Day I Came to Boston

The Day I Came to Boston

It was a cold day when I left on a train from Lawrence Commuter Rail Station. January had just begun and for many throughout Massachusetts, the United States, and the world, it was a breath anew. At that very time, I was in a terrible state of mind. Did I think that the grass was … Continue reading

UNFINISHED POST #7: Talking about Gas Leaks

This post was suppose to cover Gas Leak legislation that had a controversy around it. Unfortunately, it never did get completed. But it is still relevant: http://www.wggb.com/2013/12/23/emergency-personnel-respond-to-gas-leak-in-holyoke/ _____________________________________________________________________________ http://www.wickedlocal.com/salem/news/x915443871/Special-favor-for-power-plant-in-Salem-reps-gas-leak-bill-sparks-ire http://jamaicaplaingazette.com/2012/03/16/legislation-aims-to-plug-natural-gas-leaks/ Gas Leak Detection http://www.eenews.net/stories/1059985416 http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/natural-gas-leaks-fuel-global-warming-not-homes/ http://www.bu.edu/energy/research/technologies-engineered-systems/methane-emissions/ http://www.bu.edu/today/2012/boston-street-level-gas-leaks-3300-plus/ http://boston.cbslocal.com/2013/11/22/i-team-thousands-of-gas-leaks-across-mass/ How You Can Make a Difference http://www.wheredoivotema.com/bal/MyElectionInfo.aspx Script My name is ___________. I am a constituent living at … Continue reading

UNFINISHED POST #6: A Look at My Newfoundland/English Cousins

This post was intended to reveal all the new stuff I would have found out about my cousins from Newfoundland that moved back to England. Namely, the Trimm-Allens and Bensons. Of course, these discoveries never actually took place. _____________________________________________________________________________ Not long ago I began an endeavor to look into my family genealogy, I didn’t know … Continue reading

UNFINISHED POST #5: Are All Jewish People White?

UNFINISHED POST #5: Are All Jewish People White?

What do you normally think of when you think of the word Jewish? Probably white, right? Do the pictures above look like your idea of what a Jewish person looks like? The first is U. S. Senator Bernie Sanders, the next is Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, and the last is Congressman Eric Cantor. Yes, they … Continue reading

UNFINISHED POST #4: A Look at Boston Political Dynasties

This post originally was suppose to encapsulate several prominent political Boston dynasties… except so many had to be covered that it never really got off the ground. Families included would have included  Timilty, Iannella, Winthrop (Kerry), O’Neill, White, and Galvin. ______________________________________________________________________ It’s well known that in throughout America of political dynasties that have captured the … Continue reading

UNFINISHED POST #2: Rating Doctor Who Episodes (New Who)

UNFINISHED POST #2: Rating Doctor Who Episodes (New Who)

Rose Written by Russell T Davies / Directed by Keith Boak / Produced by Phil Collinson Rating: ⋆⋆½ History: The End of the World Written by Russell T Davies / Directed by Euros Lyn / Produced by Phil Collinson Rating: ⋆⋆⋆ The Unquiet Dead Written by Mark Gatiss / Directed by Euros Lyn / Produced by Phil Collinson Rating: ⋆⋆⋆⋆ Aliens of London Written … Continue reading

UNFINISHED POST #1: A Look Back at 2013 in Politics

This post was originally intended to encapsulate the year 2013 for me, covering events, people I met, etc. Unfortunately, due to a series of a whole ton of events, I was never able to publish it before 2014 began. ___________________________________________________________________________ As we head into 2014, it’s time to look back on what 2013 brought as … Continue reading