The Recession And Pets: Hard Times For Snoopy (NPR)
Mon, 06 Apr 2009 15:34:19 -0700
When a family loses its home, a pet can lose its family. As the recession deepens, more pets are being turned over to shelters. A local Humane Society official says more animals are getting put down "because there just aren't enough homes."
Are you getting older?
Mon, 06 Apr 2009 16:05:08 -0700
If you are not getting older, please tell me your secret! I know that everyone gets older each day but age has a different effect on each one of us. I know some women that look so old even if they aren´t. On the other hand, I have seen some other women that look much younger than they really are. Sometimes it is a matter of finding the best eye creams , other times it is just genetics. Either way it is a good idea to take care of your skin when you are still young. You don´t want to get old
Baloney from the Bee
Mon, 06 Apr 2009 14:51:00 -0700
Baloney from the Bee By Christopher Holton All too frequently, an article will appear in the news media extolling the virtues of “Islamic” finance as a way to protect wealth from the ravages of the current financial crisis. When we first came across a recent article in the Sacramento Bee, we figured that we had another case of this and were prepared to make a rather pedestrian posting about how Shariah-Compliant Finance has not in fact been the safe haven that some of its promoters