Use, misuse, and electronic countermeasures. Cell Phones are Everywhere Out of every calls made on cell phones, I would estimate that at least are completely unnecessary, and another 50 are less than urgent and could be easily postponed. The typical cell phone user seems quite entertained by the sound of his or her own voice, which apparently is reason enough to place a call. Sometimes I suspect these solipsistic people are just talking to a dial tone, just to make themselves look important.
Dixie Chicks Get Away the Murder and get a Grammy for it I used to like these street urchins who made the transition from working the streets to major winners in the Country Music awards. So, this is not about their song "I can't live without you.
Without you I'm not okay. Without you I've lost my way.
No, this is about another new song "Goodbye Earl", an upbeat song that makes premeditated murder fun. Whether for guilt or legal reasons, they even made this statement in the liner notes, though the size type and colors they used makes it almost impossible to read.
And, about having fun doing it. Wanda sings, "Earl's gotta die.
We need a break. We'll go to the lake. Plan a lunch, and stuff you in the trunk. Well is that all right, good let's go for a ride. He has a violent husband after two weeks of marriage. But, if everyone used the excuse that "my only option was premeditated murder", vigilantism would be queen.
I've been amazed at the number of "conscious" women, wives and mothers I know, who really get a kick out of this song. But, let a water gun in the house and watch out.
I won't hold my breath waiting for any woman to stand up against this song, much less the shelter movement or the women's movement. In fact, it may become their theme song.
Because it gives new impetus to the use of the Abused Wife Syndrome as a defense for premeditated murder. Nor do I expect to see a single newspaper editorial, or talk show, much less any of the major news programs to devote a single sound byte to this subject.
That kind of violence from a woman to a man seems okay. It must improve the ratings, too, because many of the shows use those segments in their promos. Is this what we want to teach our children, especially our daughters? First, if you don't like what a man says, go ahead and slug him. And, after all, he can't do anything about it.Missing Stoughton Man Has Been Found.
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