Saturday, December 20, 2008

So it is Christmas and WHAT HAVE YOU DONE?!

PTA Mom, Boy Found Half Naked In Car

Okay. The heart wants what it wants, right? But c'mon. If I remember High School properly, I seem to recall that when you've almost been caught in flagrante, you're supposed to say "We were just talking," not "We were just kissing." Oh, and being naked from the waist down is a clear give-away. In more ways than one.

Christmas Spirit Rating - A surprising 7 out of 10. The act itself was ill-advised, but it is the season for giving.

Harper's pessimistic talk making a bad situation worse, critics say

This Globe and Mail piece suggests that Harper's comments "...might have scared Canadians six months ago but they predicted consumers are mostly inured to dire talk after months of awful economic developments." So, he's given us the news we've already got.

Christmas Spirit Rating: 5 out of 10. He did give. We don't want, but hey, the effort was there.

Music industry drops effort to sue song swappers

"RIAA Chairman and Chief Executive Mitch Bainwol. 'Filing lawsuits as a strategy to deal with a big problem was not our first choice five years ago.'" Apparently hanging, shooting, drawing and quartering wasn't really an option, so this was a close second. And they did famously.

Christmas Spirit Rating: 10 out of 10. Cooler heads prevailed.


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