Summer in Sumter SC

Monday, January 28, 2013

Mother saves son's life by Googling symptoms after initial misdiagnosis | Fox News

Editor's Opinion: I believe, from what I've experienced in life, that doctor's get it wrong more than they are willing to admit. Personal, up close experiences have made me a 'Googler'. 

Mother saves son's life by Googling symptoms after initial misdiagnosis | Fox News: "A quick-thinking mother saved her son’s life when she Googled his ailments, the Shropshire Star reported."

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Only on DD: Bob Costas on the ‘Echo Chamber’ of Fox News & MSNBC | Daily Download

Editor: This is something I've been saying for years... but my friends on both sides don't see it.

"...Fox and MSNBC serving as an “echo chamber” for people’s “beliefs” and “prejudices..."

Only on DD: Bob Costas on the ‘Echo Chamber’ of Fox News & MSNBC | Daily Download:

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Players Defend Pro Bowl After 62-35 NFC Win - ABC News

Players Defend Pro Bowl After 62-35 NFC Win - ABC News: "NFL's all-stars are defending the Pro Bowl as a worthy reward for top players who don't make the Super Bowl."

Editors Opinion: This was much to do about nothing... the players are pampered enough... it certainly hasn't been entertaining. I would not miss it if the Commissioner dropped it. Who profitted? Players received a paycheck.... the advertisers probably didn't get their moneys worth... the fan's certainly didn't get their moneys worth. I'm guessing that it had a very low TV rating, so the network didn't gain.... I mean, come on!

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Sunday, January 27, 2013

Things To Do Today


HOME BUILDING AND REMODELING EXPO 

at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, 1101 Lincoln St. 

Exhibits and demonstrations from local and national companieds to help consumers through the process of home improvement. 

$4; age 17 and younger, free.



Read more here: http://www.thestate.com/2013/01/26/2605406/community-calendar-for-the-midlands.html#.UQU-Nx3WJGQ#storylink=cpy

Friday, January 25, 2013

Man wanted for sexually assaulting girl, 12

Markice Hunter (Source: Sumter Police Department)
Markice Hunter
SUMTER, SC (WIS) -The Sumter Police Department is actively searching for a 21-year-old man in connection with the sexual assault of a 12-year-old female.

Police said the victim's mother reported to police that Markice Hunter, an acquaintance of the family, had sexually assaulted her daughter in March, 2012.
Sumter Police have obtained an arrest warrant for Hunter, charging him with criminal sexual conduct with a minor 2nd degree.
Hunter is known to be transient, staying at different locations in Sumter County and also has connections in Newark, New Jersey, investigators said.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Markice Hunter is urged to contact the Sumter Police Department at(803) 436-2717 or CrimeStoppers at (803) 436-2718 or 1-888-CRIMESC. You can remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward.

Saturday, January 19, 2013

Republicans want to change laws on Electoral College votes, after presidential losses | Fox News

Republicans want to change laws on Electoral College votes, after presidential losses | Fox News: "Republicans who control legislatures in states that supported President Barack Obama are considering changing laws that give the winner of a state's popular vote all of its Electoral College votes, too. They instead want Electoral College votes to be divided proportionally, a move that could transform the way the country elects its president."

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Monday, January 14, 2013

Bicyclist hailed as hero for discovering Minn. woman trapped in car in icy pond for 18 hours - The Washington Post

Bicyclist hailed as hero for discovering Minn. woman trapped in car in icy pond for 18 hours - The Washington Post: "Breberg’s husband, Ron Breberg, 66, of Centerville, said she was on a breathing tube, sedated and getting fluids Monday at Hennepin County Medical Center, where she was expected to make a complete recovery.

Ron Breberg said he was looking forward to meeting “my hero,” Racette, when his wife was up to it and giving him “the biggest hug I’ve given anybody.”"

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Editor's Note: Ron Breberg is a Shriner and many of his fellow Shriner's were out looking for his missing wife. I'm sure that many prayers were spoken during those hours while she was missing. God is Great my friends.

Flu Shot Police Patrolling Hospital Corridors

Hospitals crack down on workers refusing flu shots - wistv.com - Columbia, South Carolina |: "U.S. hospitals increasingly crack down on employees who won't get flu shots, with some workers losing their jobs over their refusal.

"Where does it say that I am no longer a patient if I'm a nurse," wondered Carrie Calhoun, a longtime critical care nurse in suburban Chicago who was fired last month after she refused a flu shot."

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Are you a NONE?

Losing Our Religion: The Growth Of The 'Nones' : The Two-Way : NPR: "Americans who say they don't identify with any religion. Demographers have given them this name because when asked to identify their religion, that's their answer: "none.""

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Tuesday, January 1, 2013

.: United States Senator John McCain :: Press Office :.


“Despite my disappointment with many aspects of this agreement, I cannot in good conscience stand by and watch taxes go up on all Americans...." 


There is a word that sums up this statement of McCain... now, what is it..... mmmmm....

Oh yeah! 

dis·in·gen·u·ous   


Adjective
Not candid or sincere, typically by pretending that one knows less about something than one really does.
Synonyms
insincere - false - devious - hollow-hearted

Of Course he does not figure that he is part of the leadership in Washington... no one ever claims to be a leader in Washington... they are all followers ... of BIG MONEY


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