Monthly Archives: January 2010


Sent to Robin at CNN HLN

Hi Robin, I am currently ON one of the cruise ships that has been to Haiti and our port of call was this past Tuesday.  The folks that are being critical of cruise ships going to Haiti are missing a few important points: * the ships are bringing relief effort […]


The Conservative Case for Gay Marriage

Although this article is very long, I strongly encourage everyone to read the whole thing.  It is very well thought out and respectful. —Vinnie Find this article at http://www.newsweek.com/id/229957  © 2010 The Conservative Case for Gay MarriageWhy same-sex marriage is an American value. By Theodore B. Olson | NEWSWEEK  Published […]


Italian in the new year

Well, with the new year in full swing, I’m trying to learn a phrase or word a day in Italian. This is in addition to my restarting my Rosetta Stone lessons.  I am hoping to plan a trip this year that will be one week in Sicily and one week […]