Are Oprah’s weight issues a negative influence on young females – on women – heavier women in general? What is the message that Oprah’s discomfort (narcissism and vanity?) with her own weight/size/body image and issues being sent to women and to younger females?
Today is the 7th year anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the United States of America. It is important for all of us to remember what happened that day. 9/11 was a day that changed the world, and not for the better.
Last Wednesday’s horrific beheading of 22 year old Tim McLean on a Greyhound Bus in Manitoba, Canada, defies all logic and leaves one lost for words. A senseless tragedy of unspeakable violence. An innocent young man, by all accounts a very peaceful young man, minding his own business as he rode a bus stabbed to death and beheaded by a stranger.
I just read the new story quoted below on yahoo today: Quarter of Brits think Churchill was myth Britons are losing their grip on reality, according to a poll out Monday which showed that nearly a quarter think Winston Churchill was a myth while the majority reckon Sherlock Holmes was real. The survey found that [...]
How sad and tragic the death of actor Heath Leger is. Such a young man and by all accounts a very nice and talented young man. Why can’t we just let him pass in peace? Why all the scrutiny? I was very saddened by the cameras madly flashing as Heath Leger’s body was taken from [...]
While I was harsh with my opinion and my shock at the whole story of Duane "Dog" Chapman and his use of the "N"-word after seeing him on Larry King Live tonight I forgive him. I have compassion for him. I saw his pain. I believe that he is an uneducated man with a very [...]
I applaud the way that Oprah Winfrey has dealt with the abuse scandal at her Leadership Academy for Girls in South Africa. I think that she stepped up to the plate, responded quickly and appropriately, dealt with what had to be dealt with and then spoke to the media about it. As a sexual abuse [...]
Is Duane "Dog" Chapman’s remorse about being truly sorry or is he just really sorry he got caught? I think the latter. I don’t know why but I am skeptical of Duane "Dog" Chapman’s remorse. It is very hard to overcome being left with the impression that Chapman, like so many other celebrities is remorseful [...]
A&E’s top-rated show, Dog The Bounty Hunter is a reality series, that premiered in 2004 and that features Duane "Dog" Chapman, a long-time bounty hunter with a criminal and troubled past and his sons Leland and Duane Lee. The show also features his wife Beth, daughter Baby Lyssa and his brother Tim Chapman. In the [...]