That most certainly was not my intention, and, (having predicted this reaction), I tried my best to make that clear. This isn't about how the man's severed head affected me, it's about how all of my feelings and inconveniences were trivial compared to those of the deceased, train operator, and accident witnesses. » 1/23/12 6:47pm 1/23/12 6:47pm

Inside Perry's Campaign: "Some Count It Among The Worst Experiences Of…

The Austin American Statesman and Houston Chronicle are reporting today that a major factor leading to the failure of Rick Perry's presidential campaign was friction between its two very different teams: the "loyalists" like Rob Johnson and Dave Carney, who had worked with Perry throughout much of his 12 years in… » 1/22/12 11:07am 1/22/12 11:07am

Bull with Flaming Wax on Horns Kills Man, Reminds Us Not to Put Flaming…


A 45-year-old man was killed early this morning after being gored and trampled by a bull during a festival in Navajas, Spain. After flaming balls of wax were placed on the bull's horns in a tradition known as "correbous," the man tripped and was quickly brought down by the charging animal. » 1/21/12 2:11pm 1/21/12 2:11pm