How is bolting the windows shut at the capital in Madison Wisconsin NOT a fire hazard?

Yes, you read that correctly.  I just caught these pictures on Twicpic via @ericming5 that they are bolting the windows shut in the capital building in Madison Wisconsin.The bolt tops have been taken of make it impossible to open the windows. How is this not a fire hazard and how is this okay to treat your citizens this way?Now, this is ...continue reading

White House Countdown

You all know how I feel about President Bush. If you do not, well let's just say I did not vote for the man. Either time. That being said, I found a site called White House Countdown. They poke fun at all in the political spectrum. This isn't a site against just Republicans or just Democrats. It picks on them both (quite well, might I add). I ...continue reading

Joke

Without any paperwork, Grandpa started getting a $500 check every month. So Grandpa and Grandma started cashing them.It turns out the government made a mistake with the address; the checks were intended for another person with the exact same name.Grandpa then received a notice that he had to pay back $6,000. Visibly upset, he complained to his ...continue reading