Monthly Archive: April 2011

Apr
29

How Tobacco Helped the Colonization of America

Starving Time, Colonists Turned to Cannibalism

America was a golden opportunity for the European Masters. However, England was falling behind in the in the race to occupy the newly discovered land. It was the dawn of the 17th century and England had not been able to make a viable claim in the new world. In 1606, King James established the London …

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Apr
28

Endeavour’s Final Mission: The Scheduled Launch on April 29, 2011 (Launched on May 16th)

STS-134 Will be Endeavour's Last Flight

As Endeavour and its crew make final preparations for heading out to the final frontier, I cannot help but think about our obsession with space. The Star Walk app from the apple store allows you to point your Iphone or Ipad at the sky and see the stars and constellations in real time. Ever since …

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Apr
28

Exxon’s Profit: Exploitation

Rich Getting Richer

So XOM, better known as Exxon Mobil Corp posted its first quarter profits which amount to $11 billion dollars. This represents a 69% jump in the profits compared to the same period last year. The oil prices for an individual consumer are hitting $ 4 a barrel. Does it alarm anyone to know Exxon bought …

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Apr
28

David Wilkerson: Death of a Hero

David Wilkerson

David Wilkerson, the American Christian Evangelist who wrote “The Cross and the Switchblade” died yesterday, April 27, as a result of a car accident in the Lone Star State, Texas. Wilkerson headed the Time Square Church. He is largely famous for his prophecies. He believed he had received a vision (April 1973) about the future …

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Apr
27

Obama’s Birth Certificate: Black Obama White Obama

Would it make matter easy for him?

So President Obama finally has an answer for the brithers. He presented a birth certificate confirming him as a natural born citizen of the United States of America. The brithers can all rest easy now. However, they’re still not convinced. Worried Grammie wrote on the Tea Party Nation site “I’m sure someone will investigate this …

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Apr
27

PleaseShutUpif

pleaseshutupif

  The latest Trend, pleaseshutupif is actually what it sounds like when broken into the words its made up of“ Please Shut Up If”. Its followed by information that starts making sense of the phrase. For example, “pleaseshutupif you’re racist, nobody wants to hear you.”      

Apr
26

Tragic Movie Deaths

William Wallace Freedom Cry

Movies have the unquestionable power of affecting us in ways beyond imagination. A death in movie is no less than a real life death for many. Here are some of the unforgettable deaths in movies. 1.Lion King: Mufasa’s Death Scar instructs the hyenas to cause a stampede by scaring a pack of wild beasts. The …

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Apr
25

Easter and The Easter Bunny

Easter Eggs in a Basket

For those of you who don’t know about Easter and the cute little bunnies with decorated eggs, Its actually the day when Jesus rose from the dead. Yup, that’s right. He was crucified somewhere in the six years following 26 AD. According to Canonical gospels, He rose from the dead on the third day after …

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