Mar 3, 2014 - Current.Events    No Comments

This is nuts…

Winter storm warnings in March in Austin, Texas?

 mw.weather.com/wxalrt/78753?family=webkit

Winter Storm Warning for Austin TX until 2014-03-04 13:00:00.0 … WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON CST TUESDAY… THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET… WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON CST TUESDAY. * TIMING… FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING UNTIL NOON TUESDAY. * MAIN IMPACT… FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET… POTENTIALLY ACCUMULATING TO 1/10 INCH. ROADWAYS MAY BECOME HAZARDOUS… ESPECIALLY ELEVATED ROADS SUCH AS BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES. * OTHER IMPACTS… SENSITIVE PLANTS SHOULD BE COVERED AND PEOPLE AND PETS SHOULD BE INDOORS TO PREVENT HYPOTHERMIA. THUNDERSLEET OR THUNDER WITH FREEZING RAIN IS ALSO POSSIBLE. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW… SLEET… FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING DRIZZLE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. THIS WILL CAUSE CONSIDERABLE TRAVEL PROBLEMS AND MAY POSE A THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY.

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Feb 5, 2014 - Current.Events, Sports    No Comments

Sochi–Epic Fail and it hasn’t even started

Based on the media/blog stories, tweets, and other social media websites, the Olympics are going to be quite an…ummm…adventure.

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Journalists at Sochi are live-tweeting their hilarious and gross hotel experiences

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Sochi Olympics off to a rough start

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Sochi Double Toilets

And a tip o’ the hat to our Canadian friends for their response to the anti-gay stance of the Russian government:

The Luge: The Olympics have always been a little gay

 

And kudos to AT&T, for taking a corporate stand against hate:

AT&T Condemns Anti-LBGT law in Russia, and sets example for other sponsors

 

 

 

 

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