Sunday, August 31, 2008

Monstrous Hurricane Gustav Roared Across The Island And Into The Oil-Rich Gulf of Mexico

Waves caused by the approaching Hurricane Gustav hit the sea front of Havana's 'Malecon' , Saturday, Aug. 30, 2008. Gustav swelled to a fearsome Category 3 hurricane with winds of 120 mph (195 kph) as it shrieked toward the heartland of Cuba's cigar industry Saturday on a track to hit the U.S. Gulf Coast, three years after Hurricane Katrina. (AP Photo/Ismael Francisco/Prensa Latina)

Cubans returned from shelters to find flooded homes and washed-out roads Sunday, but no deaths were reported after a monstrous Hurricane Gustav roared across the island and into the oil-rich Gulf of Mexico. About 250,000 Cubans were evacuated before Gustav made landfall on Cuba's Isla de la Juventud, then again on the Cuban mainland in the region that produces much of the tobacco used to make the nation's famed cigars. It was just short of top-scale Category 5 hurricane with screaming 140 mph (220 kph) winds as it moved across the island, toppling telephone poles and fruit trees, shattering windows and tearing off the tin roofs of homes. A Cuban television reporter on the Isla de la Juventud said the storm had felt like "the blast wave from a bomb." Buildings without windows, without doors and few trees remain standing. Many people were injured on the island of 87,000 people. Nearly all the island's roads were washed out and some regions were heavily flooded.

Thursday, August 28, 2008

New Orleans Residents Watch The Storm With A Nervous Eye

Tropical Storm Gustav was heading toward Jamaica early Thursday while many miles away, residents in the New Orleans area watched it with a nervous eye. Meanwhile, a new tropical depression formed farther east in the Atlantic. A day after stalling off Haiti's coast, Gustav was centered about 80 miles east of Kingston, Jamaica, and moving toward the west-southwest near 8 mph at 5 a.m. EDT. The storm was expected to pass very close to Jamaica later in the day, according to the National Hurricane Center in Miami. It's maximum sustained winds were near 50 mph. The tropical storm was forecast to regain strength and the hurricane center said it could become a hurricane again by Friday.

This image provided by NOAA taken at 3:45 a.m. EDT Thursday Aug. 28, 2008 shows Tropical Storm Gustav located about 80 miles east of Kingston Jamaica. Gustav is moving toward the southwest near 8 mph. The center of Gustav is expected to pass very close to Jamaica later today. Maximum sustained winds are near 50 mph with higher gusts. Strengthening is forecast over the next 48 hours and Gustav could regain hurricane strength by Friday. Further out in the Atlantic is Tropical Depression Eight. The newly formed tropical depression was located about 355 miles east-northeast of the northern leeward islands and is moving toward the west-northwest near 5 mph a turn to the northwest is expected later today. On this track the depression will be passing well north of the leeward islands during the next 24 hours maximum sustained winds are near 35 mph with higher gusts. The depression has the potential to become a tropical storm later today or Friday. (AP Photo/NOAA)

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

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Australia Considers Whether To Grant Snoop Dogg A Visa

The Australian immigration department said Wednesday Aug. 27, 2008 it was conducting a full character assessment of Snoop Dogg, including his criminal history, as Australia considers whether to grant the rapper a visa for a planned concert tour later this year. A department spokesman said reports the visa had already been granted were false. He said the rapper, whose birth name is Cordozar Calvin Broadus Jr., applied for a visa in July and the department carried out a preliminary assessment. Snoop Dogg and fellow hip-hop star Ice Cube plan an Australian concert tour in October. Snoop Dogg had been notified of the further assessment. Snoop Dogg has visited Australia three times in 1998, 2006 and 2007, without incident, though he did overstay his visa by two days on the last visit. He withdrew his application for a visa to Australia last year when he failed to pass the character requirements after pleading no contest to gun and drug charges in the United States.

Singer/Rapper Snoop Dogg poses in the press room at the 2008 CMT Awards, in this Monday, April 14, 2008 file photo taken in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Evan Agostini, FILE)

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Madonna Began Her World Tour

The queen of pop began her world tour Saturday night, appearing before fans on a throne as a retinue of dancers wriggled their way across a stage at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium. An army of fans wearing pink cowboy hats and boas waited nearly two hours for Madonna's concert to get under way, erupting into screams at the first song "Candy Shop" from her new "Hard Candy" album. Some had been lining up since Friday to see the four-act show. It carried the usual Madonna fixtures: sequins, fishnets, and bondage style outfits drawn from the 3,500 items of clothing reportedly whipped together by 36 designers specifically for the "Sticky and Sweet" tour. Promoters promised a "rock-driven danstastic journey" supported by a traveling crew of 250 including a chiropractor, personal trainer and a masseuse.

Madonna performs on stage at the premier of her 'Sticky and Sweet' tour at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium in Wales, Saturday, Aug. 23, 2008. The queen of pop has kicked off her world tour, armed with three racks of clothing, a small mountain of diamonds, and a retinue large enough to fill a passenger jet. (AP Photo/Joel Ryan)

Tuesday, August 26, 2008

Looking After Your Health Is A Way To Love Life

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Michael And Nicollette Have Ended Their Engagement

Nicollette Sheridan and Michael Bolton have ended their engagement. The split was amicable! The 44 year old actress and 55year old singer have been engaged since March 2006. They first started dating in 1992and spent five years together, Perna said, then rekindled their romance in 2005. Nicollette plays Edie Britt on ABC's "Desperate Housewives." Michael won Grammy awards in 1989 and 1991 for male pop vocal performance.

In this March 6, 2008 file photo, actress Nicollette Sheridan, right, and singer Michael Bolton pose on the press line at the grand opening celebration of Beso, a restaurant owned by actress Eva Longoria in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg, file)

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Grammy Nominated Songwriter DioGuardi Has Joined "American Idol"

Kara DioGuardi celebrates being named Co-Songwriter of the Year during the 55th Annual BMI Pop Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif., in a Tuesday, May 15, 2007 photo. Grammy nominated songwriter DioGuardi has joined "American Idol" as a fourth judge and will sit alongside Paula Abdul, Simon Cowell and Randy Jackson at the judges’ table. The eighth season of "American Idol" premieres in January, 2009, on FOX. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File)

Scooching in between Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul and Randy Jackson sounds intimidating, if not a little scary. But Kara DioGuardi, the newly installed fourth judge on "American Idol," is confident she'll find her niche within the bickering, ratings tested judges' panel where the line between love and hate is blurred with every critique. "I'm just gonna speak to Simon the way I speak to everybody," Kara told reporters during a teleconference Monday. "I'm just gonna have my opinion, be honest and I don't foresee any problems. She is really excited about this, and up for the challenge." The Grammy nominated songwriter will make her debut when the eighth season of "Idol" premieres in January, the Fox network said Monday. It's not yet clear how ties will be broken in the audition process in past seasons, two out of three judges had to agree to advance aspiring pop stars to the Hollywood round. And something will have to give during the telecast that barely has enough time to fit in three judges' opinions. Kara, now the youngest "Idol" judge at 37, said she leads a "low-key" life. In that case, she'd do well to prepare for the instant celebrity that comes with appearing on the most popular and lucrative reality show on television.

Monday, August 25, 2008

Team USA's First Gold Medal Since The 2000 Olympics

Order is restored in international basketball. The United States is back on top, but not by that much anymore. Culminating a three year mission to end years of embarrassment, the U.S. Olympic team survived a huge challenge from Spain, winning 118-107 Sunday in the gold medal game. After overwhelming everyone for seven games, the Americans led by only four points with under 2 1/2 minutes to play. In a game so devoid of defense that it felt more like an NBA All-Star game than one with a title at stake, the Americans had too much offense down the stretch. Bryant converted a clutch four-point play with 3:10 remaining, holding his finger to his lips to quiet the rowdy Spanish crowd behind the basket. Then the U.S. proved it could handle a close game that seemed would never come in Beijing. Their prize, the first U.S. gold medal since the 2000 Olympics.
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Team USA's Tayshaun Prince, left, Carmelo Anthony, center, and Kobe Bryant show off their gold medals following their win over Spain in the gold medal basketball game at the Beijing 2008 Olympics in Beijing, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2008. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

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Saturday, August 23, 2008

Tropical Storm Fay Killed 10 People

Tropical Storm Fay began wrapping up its disastrous slog across Florida on Saturday by making a record fourth landfall on the Panhandle's coast. Emergency officials said 10 people have been killed in the state alone. Across the Florida peninsula, communities began cleaning up the damage from several inches of rain that flooded homes, destroyed crops and prompted Gov. Charlie Crist to ask for a major disaster declaration from the federal government. Fay's center made landfall around 1 a.m. EDT about 15 miles north-northeast of Apalachicola, according to the National Weather Service's National Hurricane Center. Fay was expected to finally leave the state on Saturday and reach the coasts of Mississippi and Alabama on Sunday. Though Fay never became a hurricane, downpours along its zigzagging path have been punishing and deadly.

Residents in boat survey neighborhood flood damage from Tropical Storm Fay in Debary, Fla., Friday, Aug. 22, 2008. Tropical Storm Fay hobbled across Florida for a fifth day Friday as the state's death toll rose to five, while residents began plodding through muddy water to assess the flood damage to their homes. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

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Wednesday, August 20, 2008

Jessica Simpson Is Now A Spokeswoman For Stampede Brewing Co.

Jessica Simpson is now selling beer! The singer and actress has signed on as spokeswoman for Stampede Light Plus, made by Dallas' Stampede Brewing Co. Also, she will appear in ads in stores for the beer and is taking a 15 percent stake in the brewer. The Dallas Morning News says terms were not disclosed. Lawrence Schwartz, Stampede's president and chief executive, says Jessica Simpson is the now face of the brand. She's always looking for ways to diversify her portfolio with good ideas and good people. Stampede Light bills itself as a beer for active people.

In this June 5, 2008 file photo, actress and singer Jessica Simpson is shown at the CMA Music Festival in Nashville, Tenn. She likes a cold beer once in a while! (AP Photo/Bill Waugh, file)

Tuesday, August 19, 2008

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Michael Phelps, Greatest Olympian Ever

United States' Michael Phelps shows his gold medal during the medal ceremony for the men's 200-meter butterfly final during the swimming competitions in the National Aquatics Center at the Beijing 2008 Olympics in Beijing, Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2008. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Michael Phelps finally seems to be grasping what it all means. Maybe it started to sink in when the president showed up at the Water Cube and came back for an encore. Maybe he got a better idea when all those NBA superstars, Kobe Bryant and LeBron James among them actually led the cheers for him. Maybe it was those relentless text messages from friends back home. Maybe he actually listened when the race announcer at the pool said in a deep, authoritative voice: "Michael Phelps, greatest Olympian ever." The head dipped. The shoulders twitched. The slightest of smiles creased his lips.

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Monday, August 18, 2008

Tropical Storm Fay Is Heading Towards Florida Keys

(AP Photo/Weather Underground)
Tourists jumped on the last plane out of town, store owners shuttered their doors and palm trees bent in gusty winds as Tropical Storm Fay began to bear down on the Florida Keys Monday after killing at least eight people in the Carribean. Roughly 25,000 tourists had evacuated, Monroe County Mayor Mario Di Gennaro said, but some bars and restaurants were doing business, even if crowds were considerably thinner. Despite warnings the storm could strengthen, some hurricane hardened residents refused to leave.

Fay, the sixth named storm of the 2008 Atlantic season, left at least five people dead in Haiti and the Dominican Republic. In Haiti, a bus overturned while trying to drive across a river surging with rain, creating fears that up to 30 people were dead. At least 41 people escaped, but peacekeepers saw the bodies of two infants who drowned in the the Riviere Glace. Peacekeepers also found the body of a man who drowned in the river but was not on the bus. Fay is expected to near hurricane strength, which starts at windspeeds of 74mph, when it reaches the Keys later Monday. Aside from wind damage, most of the islands sit at sea level and could face some limited flooding from Fay's storm surge. The exact track is not clear but the storm is expected to hit the Keys first and then sweep up the western coast of Florida, forecasters said. It could strengthen into a Category 1 storm after it moves past the Keys.

Sunday, August 17, 2008

Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi Are Married

Actress Portia de Rossi, left, and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres arrive at the 19th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles in this April 26, 2008 file photo. There are reports the two have wed in what is perhaps the highest-profile gay marriage since California legalized the unions. (AP Photo/Chris Weeks, file)

In the biggest celebrity union since California legalized same sex marriage, DeGeneres, 50, and de Rossi, 35, wed Saturday night in an intimate ceremony at their Beverly Hills home. After the California Supreme Court's ruling in May, the talk-show host announced that she and de Rossi would wed after four years together. The ceremony was attended by 19 guests, including DeGeneres's mom Betty and de Rossi's mother Margaret Rogers, who flew in from Australia for the occasion. Ellen said after winning her fourth consecutive Daytime Emmy for talk show host in June that a date had not been set, and that she would show "a tiny bit" of the nuptials on her show. While opponents in California have gathered signatures to put a measure on the November ballot for a constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage, Hollywood was throwing it support behind the newlyweds.

Tuesday, August 12, 2008

Madonna Celebrates The Release Of Her New CD "Hard Candy"

Madonna celebrates the release of her new CD "Hard Candy" with a performance at Roseland Ballroom, in this April 30, 2008, file photo in New York. Warner Music Group Corp., reported narrower losses in the third quarter on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2008, as growth in Europe helped offset a slowdown in global music sales. (AP Photo/Evan Agostini, file)

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Sunday, August 10, 2008

Phelps Wins Gold And Crushing His Own World Record

Michael Phelps got one of his toughest races out of the way, and it couldn't have been any easier. With President Bush cheering him on, Phelps dominated his first event of the Beijing Olympics on Sunday morning, crushing his own world record and all hopes of his challengers with a mark of 4 minutes, 3.84 seconds in the 400 meter individual medley. This was thought to be a potential stumbling block in Phelps' quest to win eight gold medals after fellow American and good friend Ryan Lochte matched him stroke for stroke at the U.S. Olympic trials just over a month ago. Both went under the previous world record in the 400 IM then, with Phelps touching first in 4:05.25. But Phelps beat Lochte when it really mattered. Laszlo Cseh of Hungary took the silver in 4:06.16, while Lochte faded to third in 4:08.09 more than 4 seconds behind the amazing Phelps.

United States' Michael Phelps swims on his way to winning the gold in the men's 400-meter individual medley final during the swimming competitions in the National Aquatics Center at the Beijing 2008 Olympics in Beijing, Saturday, Aug. 10, 2008. (AP Photo/Bob Bukaty)

Saturday, August 9, 2008

It's Official That Jay-Z and Beyoncé Had Tied The Knot In NYC

Congratulations to the newlywed! Best Wishes to both of a lifetime happiness and the best of everything!

Jay-Z and Beyoncé tied the knot at the rapper's apartment in NYC's Tribeca neighborhood Friday night on April 4th. It was very special, very private and very intimate! To those of you who wondered why it took so long for the marriage to happen? it's because they didn't want to rush into a lifetime commitment, they want to enjoy each others company and took their time to get to know each others well in making sure the foundation is solid. I applaud them both for keeping their personal relationship in private, separate from their profession and career. It's hard to keep a relationship healthy when both couples are in the public eyes and the spotlights. I'm sure they will managed to keep it up and meeting half way!
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Actor/Commedian Bernie Mac Died This Morning

At the Age of 50, actor/comedian Bernie Mac passed away this morning from complications due to pneumonia in a Chicago area hospital," his publicist, Danica Smith, said in a statement from Los Angeles. The comedian suffered from sarcoidosis, an inflammatory lung disease that produces tiny lumps of cells in the body's organs, but had said the condition went into remission in 2005. He recently was hospitalized and treated for pneumonia, which his publicist said was not related to the disease.
Recently, Mac's brand of comedy caught him flack when he was heckled during a surprise appearance at a July fundraiser for Democratic presidential candidate and fellow Chicagoan Barack Obama. The actor and comedian who teamed up in the casino heist caper "Ocean's Eleven" and gained a prestigious Peabody Award for his sitcom "The Bernie Mac Show". Mac worked his way to Hollywood success from an impoverished upbringing on Chicago's South Side. He began doing standup as a child, and his film career started with a small role as a club doorman in the Damon Wayans comedy "Mo' Money" in 1992. In 1996, he appeared in the Spike Lee drama "Get on the Bus."

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(AP Photo/Eric Jamison, file)

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Friday, August 8, 2008

China Celebrates With Pageantry As Its First Time Role As Olympic Host

China commandeered the world stage Friday, celebrating its first-time role as Olympic host with a stunning display of pageantry and pyrotechnics to open a Summer Games unrivaled for its mix of problems and promise. Now ascendant as a global power, China welcomed scores of world leaders to an opening ceremony watched by 91,000 people at the eye-catching National Stadium and a potential audience of 4 billion worldwide. It was depicted as the largest, costliest extravaganza in Olympic history, bookended by barrages of some 30,000 fireworks.

Fireworks explode above the "Bird's Nest" during the Opening Ceremony in the National Stadium at the Beijing 2008 Olympics in Beijing, Friday, Aug. 8, 2008. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)

Thursday, August 7, 2008

Lasik Corrective Eye Surgery For A Better Clear Vision

As a live performer, in this business relating yourself to the crowds is the most important aspect to get the party going! If you have a blurry vision it is hard to pretend! I tried wearing contact lenses the best I could get but, still doesn't work! And my eyes are very sensitive in such as dry weather, smoking environment or just having allergies from the surroundings? I was very frustrated because the show must go on with or without it! So, I decided to research about Corrective Eye Surgery and found out that studies have long shown that contact lenses can change the shape of the cornea. Many eye doctors suggest keeping soft lenses out for three to seven days and gas permeable lenses out for three to four weeks. Keeping lenses out for a shorter time may sound more convenient, but accuracy may suffer. With Lasik in San Francisco surgeons monitor their results very closely and then alter surgical planning based on past outcomes and have thus developed a surgical nomogram frequently requested by other surgeons. The patient's actual prescription is not entered into the laser's computer, but an adjusted prescription is used based on our tested surgical nomogram. With their goal is not to perform the most laser vision correction procedures and their doctors are very careful in deciding which potential patients are good candidates for laser vision correction, and they educate each patient about the expected outcome and inherent risks associated with laser vision correction.

LASIK surgery is an extremely safe procedure when performed by a well trained and skilled LASIK surgeon. The accuracy of LASIK is also astoundingly excellent. What you want to look for is a masterful surgical team that will make your LASIK experience seem like a few effortless minutes resulting in clear vision. Many may claim that they are as such, but now you have the tools to better research who actually is. So find a great LASIK surgeon and facility, relax and enjoy your LASIK experience! I did it for myself with no regrets and it's the best decision I have ever made! I had my LASIK for over 10 years now and still have a very clear vision! When your vision is clear? Money will not be an issue! Remember, eyes is the most important organ tissue in your body.

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Wednesday, August 6, 2008

Federal Prosecutors Have Drop Heath Ledger's Drug Probe

Federal prosecutors have decided not to pursue a criminal case into how Heath Ledger obtained the powerful painkillers that contributed to his overdose death this year, a law enforcement official said Wednesday. The decision comes after recent reports that actress Mary-Kate Olsen was demanding immunity before answering questions about the startling death of her close friend and his drug use. Authorities say she was the first person called by a masseuse who found Heath Ledger's lifeless body in his Manhattan apartment.

(AP Photo/Evan Agostini, File)

Paris Has Spoken About McCain's Campain Ad

Last week, McCain launched an ad comparing Democratic rival Barack Obama to Hilton and Britney Spears, suggesting Obama was no more than a celebrity candidate unready to lead the nation. Paris Hilton initially shied away from the debate over the ad and its effectiveness. But she responded Tuesday with a spoof on the comedy Web site Funny or Die. She then discusses energy policy, and suggests a hybrid of McCain's offshore oil drilling plan and Obama's incentive for new energy technology.

It finally get to her senses! Go PARIS!!!
U.S. Actress and model Paris Hilton is seen when she visited the Tivoli amusement park in Copenhagen, Denmark, Tuesday Aug. 5, 2008 . (AP Photo/Tariq Mikkel Khan, POLFOTO)

Raise Awareness And Funds For Alzheimer Research

Alzheimer's devastates individuals and families. Please do something amazing today and support the Alzheimer's raise awareness and research trust the ultimate goal is to find a treatment that will cure or prevent Alzheimer's and Related Diseases. They support scientific and medical research to make progress towards that goal. The applications to undergo a rigorous peer review process and are assessed extensively and distinguished Scientific Advisory Board and fund the most innovative and promising research from the most talented scientists in top research environments. As funded projects progress, scientists provide regular detailed feedback and expert and charity representatives visit laboratories to help scientists overcome any problems and ensure funds are being used wisely.



The Alzheimer's Memory Walk is the nation's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer care, support and research and it calls on volunteers of all ages to become champions in the fight against Alzheimer's. There are walks in more than 600 communities. A typical Memory Walk is a 2-3 mile walk held on a weekend morning in the fall.

By teaming up with the Alzheimer's Association, you can walk with a purpose – and move us closer to a world without Alzheimer's. Together, we can MOVE a nation. The groundbreaking research programme is recognized by its membership of the Association of Medical Research Charities.

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Tuesday, August 5, 2008

A 19 Page Worth $14 million Of Brangelina's Twins

Jolie and Pitt speak about their growing family, their charity work and their work life balance in a question and answer in a special edition of People magazine that hit the newsstands Monday. A 19 page, $14 million photo spread anchors the piece and gives a first look at the new babies interacting with the whole family.

I bought this same magazine with this edition and as I was reading it, I wonder how much they will offer Jennifer Aniston (Pitt's former wife) if she gave birth? That will be the next news with the dollar amount offer that we have to look forward! How I wish to be part of the Fame and Famous personality!


Eduardo Tay reads People Magazine at a magazine stand in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles Monday, Aug. 4, 2008, featuring photos of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's newborn twins. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

Getting Out Of Debt

Almost everyone has put themselves in a financial crisis it usually happens in the beginning of your adult life as you get flooded with junk mail from credit card companies, insurance companies, mortgage companies, home improvement and department stores. You receive all this by mail because you have good credit or trying to establish a credit. The problem is most of us do not know how to manage and know your limitations. Many of us are burdened with large amounts of debt and struggle to make the monthly payments. If you are in debt, then you know how the stress can affect every aspect of your life. Situations like this call for debt pointers to assist in managing the debt, and in ultimately paying off all of the debt. These are some of the common situations that almost everyone is going through such as; paying high interest credit card debts, reducing interest rate of your mortgage loans, eliminating excess credit cards, avoiding late fees, meeting the household budget, just to name a few! This is the time that you need to step up! take control and seek Bills IQ. We have all bit off more than we can chew! Even if it's just letting your late fees build up it all accumulates no matter how small the amount is, it puts a financial strain on your budget. You can create monthly expense budget to control your monthly spending and cut out any unnecessary spending. You can use debt pointers to help reduce your debt burden and to help you achieve that Financial Freedom that you have been looking for. Ease the stress by consolidating into one payment.



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Monday, August 4, 2008

Sake

Commonly known as Japanese Rice Wine, sake is a fermented alcoholic beverage that is sulfite-free and offers very little hangover potential at the premium level. Most Americans hear the word "Sake" and it conjures up horrible memories. The late night Sushi or Teppanyaki dinner. the warmed beverage downed in shots. The quick drunk and the mind numbing hangover. You swear you'll never have it again, until you're out late one night and the cycle starts all over. Premium sake, however, can be complex, full bodied, clean, smooth, aromatic and sometimes even a little chewy.

Sake, correctly pronounced "Sah-Keh", not "Sah-Kee", is experiencing a fantastic growth in the United States, and the demand is increasing every day. Here in Las Vegas, the gastronomic center of the universe, people are really latching onto it. Since alcohol burns off in the heat, more is added to the sake. That's where the hangover comes from. In actuality, most sakes should be served chilled and sipped, not shot. Generally, sake has about the same alcohol content as a good wine, about 15%-16%.

Your Online Personal Loans

With today's increasing price it is so difficult to save money and to even go for a getaway! The real estate market has gone down and the economy it went into depression situation. It is so frustrating to think about it! But, there is always a solution to every situations. It's a matter of keep moving forward and don't give up! One good thing that the technology can offer is you don't have to drive anywhere or going through your phone book trying to find the right company and the right loans that can meet your financial needs. The online system makes your life easier than ever! As I was surfing the Internet world I have found this company that can offer a wide range of Personal Loans that can cater and provides different loan program accordingly to your credit. It is so comforting to know that you can do it through online.

It is very convenient! Also, they offer debt consolidation if you would like to pay off your high interest credit cards or just wanting to utilized your debt into one payment so you can avoid the hassle and confusion to your budget. This would eliminate writing different checks on different credit bureaus.

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Super Jumbo Hotdog

How would you like to eat this Super Jumbo Hotdog for only $1.99? As always, only in Las Vegas! Me and the band (JAMM) were playing at The Plaza Hotel/Casino in Downtown Las Vegas, our hours started between 7:00 pm - 12:30 am . I was not able to eat my dinner on our first night of performance, in my break time I was hunting for food because I was starving! so I finally found a snack bar and I could not believe in my eyes? When I saw the size of this hotdog and the price? It's humongous!!! and so cheap!!! with no hesitation I went ahead bought the Super Jumbo Hotdog with chili cheese on it! I had to take a picture of the hotdog and look! it wouldn't even fit in the camera! I had a hard time finishing half of the size of it! It was hilarious!!! I was so embarrassed everytime I attempt to take a bite it barely fit in my mouth and I could not resist laughing! I had to ask my friend Portia to help me out! She was laughing everytime I took a bite because the stuffing of the hotdog were dripping down so quickly. Trust me! I'm not alone who struggled to take a bite of that hotdog. Also the people around the snack bar who ordered it were struggling and I can see the mess on their table "holly guacamole!!!!" I have never eaten a hotdog that big! I have to use fork and knife so I can eat it and really enjoy the taste and believe me "it's freaking so good and tasty!" You have nothing to worry about who saw you eating that Super Jumbo Hotdog. Remember the saying? Everything stays in Vegas!!!

Have a bite!

Sunday, August 3, 2008

Laser Engraving For All Your Personal Needs

Based from my experience having my own business, the first thing you would want to do is buying and having a reliable equipment products to keep it running smoothly. With today's generation is all about technology. It is the most important tools in improvising to personalize your personal needs in any type of industry and occasions. Laser system solutions can easily edit and design that suits your needs. It is use to any marketing and advertising comprehensive suite of solutions for laser engraving, laser cutting and laser market applications. Also it's an innovative technology that optimizes the customer’s workflow process, improves operation efficiencies and expands customized application offerings. Laser marking systems can perform many platform solution also provides customers with a broad range of entry level, powerful, and versatile laser solutions that can process multiple materials and diverse applications with speed, accuracy, and fine feature detail. Laser engraving has been engineered to provide easy maintenance and the lowest cost of ownership in the industry. This is an affordable source for all of your laser engraving solution. The technology of todays laser system is such a versatile piece of equipment and the possibilities are almost endless.

Laser systems are widely used in the sign making, embroidery, and award and custom gift industries, as well as in architecture, model making, woodworking, and numerous industrial fields.

For those of you that would like improvising and personalizing your engraving needs, you can now take advantage of the latest technology in laser engraving system.

Actress Christina Applegate Is Undergoing Treatment For Breast Cancer

Actress Christina Applegate reportedly is undergoing treatment for breast cancer. She was diagnosed with an early form of breast cancer. Christina is following the recommended treatment of her doctors and will have a full recovery. Benefiting from early detection through a doctor ordered MRI, the cancer is not life threatening.

Christina, who helped establish the upstart Fox network in 1987 as ditzy teenager Kelly Bundy on "Married ... with Children." The raunchy comedy ran 11 seasons and has been airing in syndication ever since.

Actress Christina Applegate, of the new television comedy "Samantha Who?," is seen during the ABC Summer Press Tour in Beverly Hills, Calif., in this July 26, 2007, file photo. According to the syndicated television newsmagazine "Extra," a representative of the actress announced late Saturday Aug. 2, 2008 Applegate is undergoing treatment for breast cancer.

(AP Photo/Nick Ut, file)

Saturday, August 2, 2008

Your Source To A Financial Problem

Are you tight in budget? Pinching pennies to overcome your expenses? Well, here's your quick solution to that! It is now available through online process! You can keep it private and very convenient. Payday Loans is the answer to your financial problem. Remember those days when you had to call for an appointment for your loan application, not only you have to get to your appointment, spend the time to fill out the application and still have to wait for the approval. In some cases you have to wait for the appoval by mail or go back to follow up the approval which it could take days. With the online source of borrowing money it offers the convenient and saving time for yourself. Just like old saying "Time is money".

With the continue of the rising prices, it is difficult to even save money. This is an added stress to all families and everyone deserves to have a break to get out and visit places you love to see. Which will help regenerate and energize yourself and family so that you can continue with your way of life.

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Friday, August 1, 2008

A 44-Pound Cat Was Abandoned

The largest cat on record weighed 46 pounds, 15 ounces. That cat, who lived in Australia, died in the 1980s. The Guinness World Records has since dropped the category, fearing cat owners might harm their animals in an attempt to break the record.
"Holly CAT!!!"
In this photo provided by Disney-ABC Domestic Television, host Regis Philbin pets Powder, a 44-pound stray cat found wandering in southern New Jersey, on the set of "Live with Regis and Kelly," Thursday, July 31, 2008 in New York. Powder was originally known as "Princess Chunk" until the producers brought out a veterinarian to determine it's gender. From left are Deborah Wright of the Camden County Animal Shelter, Philbin and co-host Kelly Rippa. Hundreds of calls have received from people seeking to adopt Powder.

(AP Photo/Disney-ABC Domestic Television)

Customize Your Bedding Of Your Favorite Photos

This is such a wonderful and a great idea that you can customize your favorite photos. With these days Technology, it's an awesome feeling that you can improvise and can have a Photo Blanket that you can cover yourself or just wanting to have that in your bed when you come in to your bedroom. I have a couple of them one with my K9 little Shi Tza Poo's picture on it, my family photo and I'm loving it! You can turn your favorite photo into a work of art!

So own one and make the best of it! Just like this picture?

It only takes a 3 easy steps and there you got it! Click it! fotobed.com

How You Can Help Preserve The Reef

I came from a Tropical place environment and loved the sound of the ocean and see the marine life, I started asking questions from an expert marine life keeper about how you can help preserving the reef in keeping them healthy and beautiful. I was told and advice that you should leave the beach cleaner than you found it. Any kind of litter can harm the reef, fish and other marine lives. If you're swimming, practice floating around them and stay off the reef because, one touch can harm it and more can kill it. You must enjoy marine life, but no touching, chasing or feeding without further notice or assistance from a professional. Also, if you are smoking while in the ocean sailing, use an ash can for your cigarettes. If you want to enjoy the scenery of the marine life in keeping them so attractive and colorful, support reef friendly businesses and ask your fishing, snorkeling, diving and other operators how they protect the reef.