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Devastating appropriation cut advanced for Penn State

Devastating appropriation cut advanced for Penn State

Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Penn State and other Pennsylvania public universities are slated for the most dramatic appropriation cut in the history of American higher education, based on the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania's budget proposal released today (March 8) by Gov. Tom Corbett.

The budget cuts Penn State's appropriation by 52.4 percent, a devastating reduction of $182 million. This includes a 50…

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Added by lima on March 9, 2011 at 1:37pm — 5 Comments

Compact Fluorescent Lamp Review

Compact Fluorescent Lamp


A long time friend,…

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Added by lima on March 3, 2011 at 1:30pm — 3 Comments

losing hope in america...



High Court Rules in Favor of Westboro Church



 
In an 8-1 ruling, the U.S.…
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Added by lima on March 2, 2011 at 6:30pm — 5 Comments

Most Outrageous Mug Shots...

OMG! LOL! WTF!





Jesse Thornhill was arrested in July 2010 after police say he attempted to run over his landlord with a minivan, reports CBS affiliate KOTV. It was Thornhill's mother who called the Tulsa Police Department. He was charged for assault with a dangerous weapon.



(Photo: Tulsa County Jail)







Michelle Allen, 32, of Cincinnati, Ohio was arrested… Continue

Added by lima on November 4, 2010 at 10:02am — 1 Comment

Troops Discharged for Being Gay, Re-Enlist

Troops Discharged for Being Gay, Re-Enlist

October 20, 2010

Associated Press



SAN DIEGO -- At least three servicemembers discharged for being gay have begun the process to re-enlist after the Pentagon directed the military to accept openly gay recruits for the first time in the nation's history.



The top-level guidance issued to recruiting commands Tuesday marked a significant change in an institution long resistant and sometimes hostile to gays.



"Gay… Continue

Added by lima on October 21, 2010 at 11:54am — 2 Comments

OMG Surprise Party !!!

Added by lima on October 19, 2010 at 9:42pm — 1 Comment

Jane Austen's Fight Club

Added by lima on October 15, 2010 at 9:03am — 5 Comments

what big ears you have grandma...

The better to hear you with, my child...



I wish it was that easy.



This morning I was running late, and when I went outside to get in the car, there was this guy kinda hiding behind my dumpster. He ducked down and when I got in my car and backed out and then headed to leave, right before I turned out, he opened the dumpster and got inside and started opening trashbags... I got to watch because I was stuck trying to get out.. traffic was bad at that time... I hate running… Continue

Added by lima on October 8, 2010 at 5:30pm — 4 Comments

Deadly Toxic Mud Spill Pours Over Western Hungary

Cleanup is underway after an aluminium plant's reservoir collapsed.



THE GIST

An aluminum plant's industrial waste has spilled through seven villages.

The mud is slightly radioactive and highly corrosive. It also contains toxic heavy metals.

Two adults and two children were killed.





Locals in Devecser, Hungary, are salvaging what they can after an aluminium plant's toxic waste reservoir collapsed, killing… Continue

Added by lima on October 6, 2010 at 3:03pm — 5 Comments

Mr.Kitten Needs a Name...

Tomorrow is the big day, for around 8 am I go pick up Mr.Kitten from the Vet and bring him back home to live with me.



Mr. Kitten was found last week crying outside, all skinny and scrawny, full of fleas and worms…. About 6 weeks old, gray tabby with white patches.



I have been thinking for a while about getting another cat, a companion for Dinah… I feel really bad when I have to leave for the weekend and she is home alone. She is still in her playful stage and I am really… Continue

Added by lima on October 1, 2010 at 2:52pm — 13 Comments

black cats and candy corn

(((((((Insert Picture of cute Dinah kitty playing with candy corn here))))))))))













Okay so I am a month early.



I have missed my Dinah, I had a baby sitter for her the past few weeks because I have had such bad luck in the past with kennels. I was only home for about a week last month, so she has been lacking in lots of love but at least she got to run around the house instead of being in a small cramped… Continue

Added by lima on September 4, 2010 at 2:00pm — 14 Comments

one thing leads to another and another and another

people can change if they want to.



its not impossible.



but some people don't want you to change. you become a better person and they want to hold you to the person that they did not like before, they don't want you to become more positive, they want you to stay negative.



they want to hate the good...



people that get upset because YOU have changed your life for the better are not the people you need to be hanging around. They are only going to bring… Continue

Added by lima on September 1, 2010 at 7:30pm — 5 Comments

black swan



A psychological thriller set in the world of New York City ballet, BLACK SWAN stars Natalie Portman as Nina, a featured dancer who finds herself locked in a web of competitive intrigue with a new rival at the company (Mila Kunis). A Fox Searchlight Pictures release by visionary director Darren Aronofsky (THE WRESTLER), BLACK SWAN takes a thrilling and at times terrifying journey through the psyche of a young ballerina whose starring role as the duplicitous swan queen… Continue

Added by lima on August 27, 2010 at 4:15pm — 2 Comments

Syn Emergence

I came across this and wanted to share with everybody, I thought it was brilliant to say the least. I have included the description as well from the video.





Syn Emergence from Rich Bevan on Vimeo.





Syn Emergence is a project which examines my own associative relationships between sound, form and space.



The project is… Continue

Added by lima on August 23, 2010 at 9:30pm — 5 Comments

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