Yearly Archives: 2010


Bitching about the Health Care Bill? Read this…

I don’t know Konrad Maziarz, but this was a post that he did on Facebook here: http://www.facebook.com/nivho#!/note.php?note_id=376184907947&id=1474759419&ref=nf I honestly don’t understand the problems that people are having.  The bill isn’t perfect.  However, something is better than nothing. I have yet to hear EVEN ONE objection that isn’t either completely false […]


Busy, busy!

I just realized that my last post was January 22 when I responded to CNN and the Haiti relief effort.  My how fast time passes. I’ve recently been reviewing my life and the things that I do to fill my time.  One of the things that I realized is that […]


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 […]