Archive for January, 2013

Best Lottery Plan Ever

$signeyesWho doesn’t love to think about what they’d do if they won the lottery?

My sister’s boyfriend Corey is practically religious in how he plays the lottery. As we were driving home from our New Year’s party, he was saying how it’d be such a great way to ring in the new year by winning the lottery. Haha, I think that’s how everyone would want to do it…

And so we got to talking about what we’d do with the money if we won. Pretty much everyone in my family has this dream of living “off the grid”, and it turns out Corey is no different. Get an acreage, some windmills & solar panels, grow your own food, be completely self-sufficient. Haha, he’ll fit in well with the family. Continue reading



So I was doing a little early-morning reading and came across this article from the BBC. Essentially, first they outlawed teaching creationism in state-funded schools, then they made sure their purposes couldn’t be circumvented by also putting it into law that one has to teach evolutionary theory as well-supported fact. I have to say I was rather surprised at the number of positive responses this legislation was receiving. The majority of comments, blog posts & the like regarding this are applauding the success of these laws… but frankly I think they’re a little nuts for saying so. Continue reading