Tuesday, July 25, 2006

Well ... I don't know what to say ... other than ... what the fuck is wronge with our government!!!

-Same-sex unions become law in Slovenia

Once again proveing to the world that America is stuck in the Dark Ages when countries like Slovenia, which we are taught are poor angry countries, beat us to the punch.

You would think that being the Richest Nation and also the Most powerful Nation we would have better civil rights laws and be more smart about how we treat our people.

-The measure allowing gay and lesbian couples to register their partnership went into effect Sunday, according to Belgrade's B92 radio station.

-Slovenia's gay and lesbian organizations, while welcoming the move as a concrete step, criticized the law as "insufficient," noting that it limits those attending the ceremonies to two partners and a local community registration official.

Well I guess it's not perfect but it is definately a huge leap in the right direction, especially where USA is concerned.

Read the Full article @ http://www.planetout.com/news/article.html?2006/07/24/6


P.S. does anyone know why the format for Blogger is different on a Mac rather than a PC, I can't seem to figure out how to add links anymore on my Mac @ work.

Monday, July 24, 2006

Money Really Doesn't Buy Happiness

On a scale of 1 to 7, where 1 means "not at all satisfied with my life" and 7 means "completely satisfied," the people on Forbes magazine's list of the 400 richest Americans average 5.8—the same as the Inuit people in Greenland and the cattle-herding Masai of Kenya, who live in dung huts with no electricity or running water. Calcutta's slum dwellers score only a little lower, at 4.6.


pretty crazy huh...

read the whole article by following this link.


mr dlb style