Listen live every Wednesday night at 1opm EST on FTR Radio where I will be joining Fingers Malloy, Irish Duke to bring news-bites at the top of the hour followed by sparkling chats with invited guests. If you are a fan of my blog, you’ll know that I have an eclectic taste in news of the day.
On tap for tonight:
Dispersed and defeated, Philadelphia Police Department evicts the squatters known as Occupation Philly in the early morning hours of Wednesday, November 30th. I happily gave up a bootcamp session this morning as the Philadelphia Police department were using Lloyd Hall as a staging area.
I live for this stuff - rumors are swirling of a March 2012 release date for the iPhone 5 along with multiple versions of Ipad 3. The iPhone 5 is expected to have a complete design overhaul with a larger screen size to complete with similar Android class smartphones. Siri is rumored to have a spot on the new iPad 3 and there is talk of Apple releasing two versions of iPad3; one with a 3G connection and one with 4G.
James Bond actor, Daniel Craig, tore into the Kardashians during an interview with Britain’s GQ magazine. The Daily Mail reports the actor had sharp words on the legitimacy of their talent and demands regarding their private life:
Craig said: ‘Look at the Kardashians, they’re worth millions. I don’t think they were that badly off to begin with but now look at them. ‘You see that and you think “what, you mean all I have to do is behave like a f***ing idiot on television and then you’ll pay me millions”. ’I'm not judging it – well, I am obviously.’
Speaking of horses…Obama goes from vaunted horse whisperer to horse slaughterer by quietly signing a bill allowing horse slaughter in the United States. Makes you wonder were the mystery meat in your Big Mac really comes from.
Atheists barred from hating on Christmas in West Chester. Why is this important? A video from last year’s commissioners meeting were Margaret Downy pulls the race card out on Terrence Farrell – who happens to be African American. This virulent strain of atheism is founded in hatred of religion, specifically the Catholic faith, and not in the simple disbelief of a greater God. The video is the best example of this type of virulent atheism I’ve ever come across.