Evacuating from Houston – Pictures from IH-10

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I, and 3 million other people from the Texas gulf coast, decided that it wasn’t worth the risk of staying with Rita bearing down. As it turns out, my house came out undamaged and all I have is the experience of 12.5 hours in the car in what should have been a 2.5 hour drive… Read more »

McDonalds employees being paid to do homework

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Kathy and Jerry Olinik, owners of 2 McDonalds restaurants in Michigan, are making their employees do their homework. The 30 high school students employed by the Oliniks are asked to do their homework for an hour either before or after their shift, but are still on the clock. They decided to do this to form… Read more »

I used to believe

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Talk about a good way to waste half a day. Try IUsedToBelieve.com for stories from visitors on things they believed as children. All are funny, some are familiar.

$1.97 gas in Houston

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Just in case you don’t believe it, look at the picture. I was going to stick a $1.99 picture I took with my phone, but I saw this on the way to dinner. If you’re in Houston, the gas station is a Diamond Shamrock at the corner of Hwy 6 and Memorial.

Wait Wear fighting for virginity in Vegas

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Yvette Thomas took a stand against the sin-filled image of Las Vegas renting a booth for her Wait Wear line of clothing at the MAGIC Marketplace. MAGIC Marketplace, an intimate apparel trade show, draws an estimated 93,000 visitors. At the Wait Wear booth, Thomas quietly sat and sold t-shirts and panties with slogans such as… Read more »